The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 127 115 105
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -10
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 3 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.15% 0.37% 0.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.55% 1.32% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 2
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +44.06%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.39% +5.33%
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
549 529 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 26.59% 28.14% 27.11%
Number of salaries quoted 504 491 381
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Ubuntu also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ubuntu.

1 23 (95.83%) MySQL
2 21 (87.50%) Zend
2 21 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 21 (87.50%) PHP
2 21 (87.50%) HTML
2 21 (87.50%) CSS
3 17 (70.83%) jQuery
3 17 (70.83%) Open Source
3 17 (70.83%) OOP
3 17 (70.83%) OOD
4 12 (50.00%) Web Development
4 12 (50.00%) Linux
4 12 (50.00%) Subversion
4 12 (50.00%) REST
4 12 (50.00%) Backbone.js
4 12 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
4 12 (50.00%) Ember.js
4 12 (50.00%) Underscore.js
4 12 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 12 (50.00%) Apache
4 12 (50.00%) JSON
4 12 (50.00%) Symfony
4 12 (50.00%) SQL
4 12 (50.00%) Algorithms
4 12 (50.00%) SaaS
5 9 (37.50%) Zend Framework
5 9 (37.50%) Scrum
5 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (37.50%) TDD
5 9 (37.50%) OO PHP

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Ubuntu also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ubuntu. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (50.00%) Apache
2 5 (20.83%) CMS
2 5 (20.83%) WordPress
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Firewall
2 2 (8.33%) VPN
2 2 (8.33%) DNS
2 2 (8.33%) Internet
3 1 (4.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (95.83%) MySQL
2 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (50.00%) Subversion
2 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) Developer
2 17 (70.83%) Web Developer
3 12 (50.00%) Applications Developer
3 12 (50.00%) Web Applications Developer
4 11 (45.83%) Senior Developer
4 11 (45.83%) Senior Web Developer
5 6 (25.00%) Senior Applications Developer
5 6 (25.00%) Senior Web Applications Developer
5 6 (25.00%) Graduate Web Developer
5 6 (25.00%) Graduate
5 6 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
6 5 (20.83%) Junior Web Developer
6 5 (20.83%) Junior
6 5 (20.83%) Junior Developer
7 4 (16.67%) PHP Developer
8 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
8 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (8.33%) Analyst
9 1 (4.17%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (87.50%) HTML
1 21 (87.50%) CSS
2 17 (70.83%) jQuery
3 12 (50.00%) JSON
3 12 (50.00%) Symfony
3 12 (50.00%) REST
3 12 (50.00%) Backbone.js
3 12 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
3 12 (50.00%) Ember.js
3 12 (50.00%) Underscore.js
3 12 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 9 (37.50%) Zend Framework
5 4 (16.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 17 (70.83%) Open Source
2 12 (50.00%) Algorithms
3 6 (25.00%) Blog
4 5 (20.83%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.50%) Windows
3 2 (8.33%) Debian
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (8.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) OOD
1 17 (70.83%) OOP
2 12 (50.00%) Web Development
3 9 (37.50%) OO PHP
3 9 (37.50%) OO
3 9 (37.50%) E-Commerce
3 9 (37.50%) Scrum
3 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (37.50%) TDD
4 5 (20.83%) MVC
4 5 (20.83%) SEO
4 5 (20.83%) Integration Testing
4 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (16.67%) BDD
6 2 (8.33%) Software License Management
6 2 (8.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) JavaScript
1 21 (87.50%) PHP
2 12 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) CCNA
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Foglight
Vendors
1 21 (87.50%) Zend
2 3 (12.50%) VMware
3 2 (8.33%) Acronis
3 2 (8.33%) Juniper
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.17%) HP
4 1 (4.17%) Citrix
4 1 (4.17%) CommVault
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
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Mobile Fun
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits package.
Posted: 3 days ago
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Mobile Fun
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus £10,000 annual bonus budget
Posted: 8 days ago