Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wilmslow with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Cheshire > Wilmslow
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 48 27
Rank change year-on-year +18 -21 +6
Permanent jobs citing Linux 3 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wilmslow 1.67% 2.63% 0.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.41% 9.20% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 1
Wilmslow median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +56.25% -40.00%
Cheshire median annual salary £47,500 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +30.14% -8.75% -4.76%

Linux is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wilmslow with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Wilmslow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 68 87 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wilmslow 37.78% 28.62% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 60 86 33
Wilmslow median annual salary £25,000 £34,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.47% +51.11% -43.75%
10th Percentile £20,750 £19,000 £17,000
90th Percentile £47,750 £48,750 £43,750
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £32,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +32.81% -8.57% -6.67%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Wilmslow

Job postings citing Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wilmslow.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Wilmslow

Linux
Salary Trend in Wilmslow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux in Wilmslow.

Salary trend for Linux in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wilmslow region with a requirement for Linux.

1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Altera
2 2 (66.67%) Xilinx
2 2 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded C++
3 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
3 1 (33.33%) API Development

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wilmslow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded C++
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Altera
1 2 (66.67%) Xilinx