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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 113 129 106
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -23
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 14 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.64% 0.093% 0.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.95% 0.33% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 2
Average salary £22,500 £42,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.05% +28.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £42,500 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £33,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,750
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.91%
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
475 604 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 21.88% 28.18% 22.99%
Number of salaries quoted 421 549 333
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £54,100
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 14 (82.35%) MySQL
2 13 (76.47%) HTML
2 13 (76.47%) JavaScript
2 13 (76.47%) PHP
2 13 (76.47%) CSS
2 13 (76.47%) Zend
3 12 (70.59%) Symfony
3 12 (70.59%) jQuery
3 12 (70.59%) Web Development
3 12 (70.59%) JSON
3 12 (70.59%) Subversion
3 12 (70.59%) OOP
3 12 (70.59%) OOD
3 12 (70.59%) Apache
3 12 (70.59%) SQL
3 12 (70.59%) Open Source
3 12 (70.59%) SaaS
3 12 (70.59%) REST
3 12 (70.59%) Backbone.js
3 12 (70.59%) KnockoutJS
3 12 (70.59%) Ember.js
3 12 (70.59%) Underscore.js
3 12 (70.59%) AngularJS
4 5 (29.41%) Linux
5 4 (23.53%) Debian
5 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (23.53%) VMware
5 4 (23.53%) DNS
6 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
6 3 (17.65%) RHCE

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (70.59%) Apache
2 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
2 3 (17.65%) IIS
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (70.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) DNS
2 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) Internet
3 1 (5.88%) VPN
3 1 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (82.35%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Subversion
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Developer
2 12 (70.59%) Applications Developer
2 12 (70.59%) Web Applications Developer
2 12 (70.59%) Web Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Graduate
3 6 (35.29%) Senior Web Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Graduate Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Senior Applications Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Senior Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Senior Web Applications Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Graduate Web Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) Linux Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) HTML
1 13 (76.47%) CSS
2 12 (70.59%) Symfony
2 12 (70.59%) jQuery
2 12 (70.59%) JSON
2 12 (70.59%) REST
2 12 (70.59%) Backbone.js
2 12 (70.59%) KnockoutJS
2 12 (70.59%) Ember.js
2 12 (70.59%) Underscore.js
2 12 (70.59%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.88%) HTML5
3 1 (5.88%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (70.59%) Open Source
2 1 (5.88%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
2 4 (23.53%) Debian
3 3 (17.65%) UNIX
3 3 (17.65%) FreeBSD
3 3 (17.65%) SUSE
3 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Web Development
1 12 (70.59%) OOP
1 12 (70.59%) OOD
2 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.88%) BDD
3 1 (5.88%) OO PHP
3 1 (5.88%) Scrum
3 1 (5.88%) Migration
3 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) TDD
3 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.88%) OO
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) JavaScript
1 13 (76.47%) PHP
2 12 (70.59%) SQL
3 3 (17.65%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) RHCE
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Zend
2 4 (23.53%) VMware
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.88%) Acronis
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) Juniper
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