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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 150 107 115
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +8
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 1 16 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.040% 0.86% 0.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.23% 3.80% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 18
Median salary - £60,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +100.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.25%
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
440 421 582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.73% 22.68% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 343 381 508
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £57,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (92.31%) MySQL
3 9 (69.23%) Apache
3 9 (69.23%) CSS
3 9 (69.23%) XML
3 9 (69.23%) HTML
3 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 9 (69.23%) PHP
3 9 (69.23%) LAMP
3 9 (69.23%) Debian
3 9 (69.23%) Google
3 9 (69.23%) Web Development
3 9 (69.23%) JSON
3 9 (69.23%) Symfony
3 9 (69.23%) Zend
3 9 (69.23%) Zend Framework
3 9 (69.23%) PHP 5
3 9 (69.23%) jQuery
3 9 (69.23%) Magento
3 9 (69.23%) Git (software)
3 9 (69.23%) nginx
3 9 (69.23%) Open Source
3 9 (69.23%) REST
3 9 (69.23%) LEMP Stack
4 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
4 6 (46.15%) Degree
4 6 (46.15%) Scrum
4 6 (46.15%) Games
4 6 (46.15%) iOS Development
4 6 (46.15%) Apple iOS

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 9 (69.23%) Apache
1 9 (69.23%) nginx
Business Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (92.31%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (46.15%) Games
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) PHP Developer
3 6 (46.15%) Graduate
3 6 (46.15%) Graduate Developer
4 5 (38.46%) Web Developer
5 4 (30.77%) Graduate PHP Developer
6 3 (23.08%) Magento Developer
6 3 (23.08%) MySQL Developer
6 3 (23.08%) PHP Magento Developer
6 3 (23.08%) PHP Web Developer
6 3 (23.08%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 2 (15.38%) Graduate Web Developer
8 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
8 1 (7.69%) IT Support
8 1 (7.69%) IT Support Manager
8 1 (7.69%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) CSS
1 9 (69.23%) HTML
1 9 (69.23%) jQuery
1 9 (69.23%) JSON
1 9 (69.23%) LAMP
1 9 (69.23%) LEMP Stack
1 9 (69.23%) REST
1 9 (69.23%) Symfony
1 9 (69.23%) XML
1 9 (69.23%) Zend Framework
2 3 (23.08%) ELK Stack
2 3 (23.08%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (69.23%) Debian
3 6 (46.15%) Apple iOS
4 3 (23.08%) CoreOS
5 1 (7.69%) Windows
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Open Source
1 9 (69.23%) Web Development
2 6 (46.15%) iOS Development
2 6 (46.15%) Scrum
3 4 (30.77%) DevOps
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) BDD
4 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
4 3 (23.08%) OO
4 3 (23.08%) OO PHP
4 3 (23.08%) OOD
4 3 (23.08%) Re-Platforming
4 3 (23.08%) TDD
5 1 (7.69%) Collateral Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
1 9 (69.23%) PHP
1 9 (69.23%) PHP 5
2 3 (23.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Docker
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Google
1 9 (69.23%) Zend
2 3 (23.08%) Snowplow
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) VMware