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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 116 111 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 10 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.56% 0.16% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.97% 0.79% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 0
Average salary £41,750 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.47% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
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
337 382 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 19.04% 20.97% 24.08%
Number of salaries quoted 309 362 352
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,750 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 May 2015.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) Git (software)
3 8 (57.14%) MySQL
4 7 (50.00%) CSS
4 7 (50.00%) HTML
4 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (50.00%) PHP
4 7 (50.00%) jQuery
5 6 (42.86%) Symfony
5 6 (42.86%) Zend
5 6 (42.86%) Zend Framework
5 6 (42.86%) MVC
6 5 (35.71%) Photoshop
6 5 (35.71%) LAMP
6 5 (35.71%) Web Design
6 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (35.71%) HTML5
6 5 (35.71%) CSS3
6 5 (35.71%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
7 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
7 4 (28.57%) DevOps
7 4 (28.57%) Ansible
7 4 (28.57%) VMware
7 4 (28.57%) Puppet
7 4 (28.57%) UNIX
7 4 (28.57%) Perl
7 4 (28.57%) Nagios
7 4 (28.57%) Python
8 3 (21.43%) Windows

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3 (21.43%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) CMS
2 1 (7.14%) WordPress
2 1 (7.14%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (21.43%) IaaS
2 1 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Git (software)
2 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 3 (21.43%) Maven
4 1 (7.14%) Toad
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
1 6 (42.86%) Web Developer
2 5 (35.71%) PHP Developer
2 5 (35.71%) PHP Web Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Junior
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Technician
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Head of IT
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) CSS
1 7 (50.00%) HTML
1 7 (50.00%) jQuery
2 6 (42.86%) Symfony
2 6 (42.86%) Zend Framework
3 5 (35.71%) LAMP
3 5 (35.71%) HTML5
3 5 (35.71%) CSS3
3 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
4 3 (21.43%) Sensu
5 1 (7.14%) XML
5 1 (7.14%) JSON
5 1 (7.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
1 2 (14.29%) Open Source
2 1 (7.14%) Blog
2 1 (7.14%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) UNIX
3 3 (21.43%) Windows
3 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.14%) AIX
4 1 (7.14%) Solaris
4 1 (7.14%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) MVC
2 5 (35.71%) Web Design
2 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (35.71%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (28.57%) DevOps
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.14%) OOD
5 1 (7.14%) OOP
5 1 (7.14%) OO
5 1 (7.14%) SEO
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) TDD
5 1 (7.14%) Web Development
5 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
5 1 (7.14%) Kanban
5 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (50.00%) PHP
2 4 (28.57%) Perl
2 4 (28.57%) Python
3 3 (21.43%) Groovy
3 3 (21.43%) Bourne shell
3 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.14%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) Ruby
4 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCNA
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.14%) RHCE
1 1 (7.14%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) Samba
3 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Ansible
1 4 (28.57%) Puppet
1 4 (28.57%) Nagios
2 3 (21.43%) ZABBIX
2 3 (21.43%) Vagrant
3 2 (14.29%) Foglight
4 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Zend
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (7.14%) IBM
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) CommVault
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) Tableau
4 1 (7.14%) New Relic
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £37,500 per annum based on experience.
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £37,500 per annum based on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + up to £10,000 bonus, pension, etc.
Posted: 6 days ago