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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 112 110 111
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 6 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.35% 0.061% 0.060%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.76% 0.25% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 1
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +77.77%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
341 402 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 19.61% 24.63% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 297 372 327
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £53,250
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
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 March 2015.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) MySQL
3 5 (62.50%) CSS
3 5 (62.50%) HTML
3 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) PHP
3 5 (62.50%) MVC
3 5 (62.50%) Zend
3 5 (62.50%) Zend Framework
3 5 (62.50%) jQuery
4 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (50.00%) Symfony
5 3 (37.50%) HTML5
5 3 (37.50%) CSS3
5 3 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
5 3 (37.50%) LAMP
5 3 (37.50%) Web Design
5 3 (37.50%) Photoshop
6 2 (25.00%) Windows
6 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (25.00%) OOP
6 2 (25.00%) OO
6 2 (25.00%) Apache
6 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (25.00%) OOD
6 2 (25.00%) Scrum
6 2 (25.00%) Foglight
6 2 (25.00%) SEO
6 2 (25.00%) CMS

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 2 (25.00%) Apache
1 2 (25.00%) CMS
1 2 (25.00%) WordPress
2 1 (12.50%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Toad
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
1 5 (62.50%) Web Developer
2 3 (37.50%) PHP Developer
2 3 (37.50%) PHP Web Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Junior Web Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Web Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Junior
3 2 (25.00%) Junior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
1 5 (62.50%) Zend Framework
1 5 (62.50%) jQuery
2 4 (50.00%) Symfony
3 3 (37.50%) CSS3
3 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
3 3 (37.50%) HTML5
3 3 (37.50%) LAMP
4 1 (12.50%) JSON
4 1 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Blog
1 2 (25.00%) Open Source
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) AIX
3 1 (12.50%) Solaris
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (37.50%) Web Design
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) OOP
3 2 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) OOD
3 2 (25.00%) SEO
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) OO PHP
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
1 5 (62.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) RHCE
1 1 (12.50%) LPIC
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Samba
1 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Foglight
2 1 (12.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Zend
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) CommVault