The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 120 118 119
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 23 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.96% 0.67% 0.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.42% 3.45% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 23 12 3
Median salary £32,500 £56,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-42.22% +7.14%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,750 £37,123
% change year-on-year
-6.43% +15.15%
Ubuntu
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Operating Systems Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
424 348 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.73% 19.44% 21.07%
Number of salaries quoted 344 322 367
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Ubuntu as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the Birmingham region.

Ubuntu Salary Trend in Birmingham

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing Ubuntu 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 40 (100.00%) MySQL
1 40 (100.00%) Linux
2 35 (87.50%) Apache
2 35 (87.50%) HTML
2 35 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 35 (87.50%) PHP
2 35 (87.50%) CSS
2 35 (87.50%) XML
2 35 (87.50%) Debian
2 35 (87.50%) LAMP
2 35 (87.50%) Web Development
2 35 (87.50%) JSON
2 35 (87.50%) jQuery
2 35 (87.50%) nginx
2 35 (87.50%) LEMP Stack
3 34 (85.00%) Open Source
3 34 (85.00%) REST
3 34 (85.00%) Magento
3 34 (85.00%) Git (software)
3 34 (85.00%) Symfony
3 34 (85.00%) Zend
3 34 (85.00%) Zend Framework
3 34 (85.00%) PHP 5
3 34 (85.00%) Google
4 28 (70.00%) Scrum
5 24 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (60.00%) E-Commerce
5 24 (60.00%) OOD
5 24 (60.00%) OO
6 14 (35.00%) Performance Optimisation

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Application Platforms
1 35 (87.50%) Apache
1 35 (87.50%) nginx
Business Applications
1 34 (85.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Asterisk PBX
1 1 (2.50%) DNS
1 1 (2.50%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 34 (85.00%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 39 (97.50%) Developer
2 30 (75.00%) Web Developer
3 28 (70.00%) PHP Developer
4 24 (60.00%) PHP Web Developer
5 23 (57.50%) Magento Developer
5 23 (57.50%) PHP Magento Developer
6 11 (27.50%) Graduate
6 11 (27.50%) Graduate Developer
7 7 (17.50%) Graduate Web Developer
8 5 (12.50%) Graduate PHP Developer
9 4 (10.00%) MySQL Developer
9 4 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 1 (2.50%) Administrator
10 1 (2.50%) Applications Developer
10 1 (2.50%) LAMP Developer
10 1 (2.50%) Linux Administrator
10 1 (2.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 1 (2.50%) Systems Administrator
10 1 (2.50%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (87.50%) CSS
1 35 (87.50%) HTML
1 35 (87.50%) jQuery
1 35 (87.50%) JSON
1 35 (87.50%) LAMP
1 35 (87.50%) LEMP Stack
1 35 (87.50%) XML
2 34 (85.00%) REST
2 34 (85.00%) Symfony
2 34 (85.00%) Zend Framework
3 4 (10.00%) ELK Stack
3 4 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (2.50%) Ajax
4 1 (2.50%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.50%) CSS3
4 1 (2.50%) Highcharts JS
4 1 (2.50%) HTML5
4 1 (2.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.50%) Public Cloud
2 1 (2.50%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) Linux
2 35 (87.50%) Debian
3 10 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 4 (10.00%) CoreOS
5 1 (2.50%) CentOS
5 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (87.50%) Web Development
2 34 (85.00%) Open Source
3 28 (70.00%) Scrum
4 24 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (60.00%) E-Commerce
4 24 (60.00%) OO
4 24 (60.00%) OOD
5 14 (35.00%) Performance Optimisation
6 10 (25.00%) iOS Development
6 10 (25.00%) OO PHP
6 10 (25.00%) Re-Platforming
7 4 (10.00%) BDD
7 4 (10.00%) DevOps
7 4 (10.00%) TDD
8 1 (2.50%) API Integration
8 1 (2.50%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.50%) OWASP
8 1 (2.50%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (87.50%) JavaScript
1 35 (87.50%) PHP
2 34 (85.00%) PHP 5
3 4 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (27.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) Docker
2 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) Puppet
2 1 (2.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 34 (85.00%) Google
1 34 (85.00%) Zend
2 4 (10.00%) Snowplow
3 1 (2.50%) Rackspace