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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 119 125 119
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 25 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.01% 0.27% 0.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.88% 1.48% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 25 5 3
Average salary £32,500 £27,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.37% -48.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
425 337 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.23% 18.42% 22.28%
Number of salaries quoted 348 297 373
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,600 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

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 29 April 2016.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 47 (100.00%) MySQL
1 47 (100.00%) Linux
2 42 (89.36%) LAMP
2 42 (89.36%) HTML
2 42 (89.36%) JavaScript
2 42 (89.36%) PHP
2 42 (89.36%) Apache
2 42 (89.36%) CSS
2 42 (89.36%) XML
2 42 (89.36%) JSON
2 42 (89.36%) jQuery
2 42 (89.36%) nginx
2 42 (89.36%) LEMP Stack
3 41 (87.23%) Open Source
3 41 (87.23%) REST
3 41 (87.23%) Magento
3 41 (87.23%) Git (software)
3 41 (87.23%) Symfony
3 41 (87.23%) Zend
3 41 (87.23%) Google
4 40 (85.11%) Web Development
4 40 (85.11%) Debian
5 39 (82.98%) Zend Framework
5 39 (82.98%) PHP 5
6 37 (78.72%) Scrum
7 35 (74.47%) E-Commerce
8 33 (70.21%) OOD
8 33 (70.21%) OO
8 33 (70.21%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (48.94%) Performance Optimisation

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 42 (89.36%) Apache
1 42 (89.36%) nginx
Business Applications
1 41 (87.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.26%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (4.26%) CloudFront
2 2 (4.26%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) DNS
2 2 (4.26%) Firewall
2 2 (4.26%) Internet
3 1 (2.13%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (2.13%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (100.00%) MySQL
2 2 (4.26%) Pentaho
3 1 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 41 (87.23%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.26%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (12.77%) Games
Job Titles
1 44 (93.62%) Developer
2 39 (82.98%) Web Developer
3 33 (70.21%) PHP Developer
3 33 (70.21%) PHP Web Developer
4 29 (61.70%) Magento Developer
4 29 (61.70%) PHP Magento Developer
5 10 (21.28%) Graduate
5 10 (21.28%) Graduate Developer
5 10 (21.28%) Graduate Web Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Graduate PHP Developer
6 4 (8.51%) MySQL Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 2 (4.26%) E-Commerce Manager
7 2 (4.26%) IT Manager
8 1 (2.13%) Administrator
8 1 (2.13%) Applications Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Linux Administrator
8 1 (2.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.13%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.13%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (89.36%) CSS
1 42 (89.36%) HTML
1 42 (89.36%) jQuery
1 42 (89.36%) JSON
1 42 (89.36%) LAMP
1 42 (89.36%) LEMP Stack
1 42 (89.36%) XML
2 41 (87.23%) REST
2 41 (87.23%) Symfony
3 39 (82.98%) Zend Framework
4 4 (8.51%) ELK Stack
4 4 (8.51%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (4.26%) SOAP
5 2 (4.26%) Web Services
6 1 (2.13%) Ajax
6 1 (2.13%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.13%) CSS3
6 1 (2.13%) Highcharts JS
6 1 (2.13%) HTML5
6 1 (2.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.13%) Public Cloud
2 1 (2.13%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 47 (100.00%) Linux
2 40 (85.11%) Debian
3 6 (12.77%) Apple iOS
4 4 (8.51%) CoreOS
5 2 (4.26%) Unix
6 1 (2.13%) CentOS
6 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (87.23%) Open Source
2 40 (85.11%) Web Development
3 37 (78.72%) Scrum
4 35 (74.47%) E-Commerce
5 33 (70.21%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (70.21%) OO
5 33 (70.21%) OOD
6 23 (48.94%) Performance Optimisation
7 10 (21.28%) OO PHP
7 10 (21.28%) Re-Platforming
8 6 (12.77%) iOS Development
9 4 (8.51%) BDD
9 4 (8.51%) DevOps
9 4 (8.51%) TDD
9 4 (8.51%) Web Application Development
10 2 (4.26%) Coaching
10 2 (4.26%) High Availability
10 2 (4.26%) Line Management
10 2 (4.26%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (4.26%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 42 (89.36%) JavaScript
1 42 (89.36%) PHP
2 39 (82.98%) PHP 5
3 4 (8.51%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (21.28%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) Docker
2 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) Puppet
2 1 (2.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 41 (87.23%) Google
1 41 (87.23%) Zend
2 4 (8.51%) Snowplow
3 2 (4.26%) Jaspersoft
3 2 (4.26%) New Relic
3 2 (4.26%) Tableau
4 1 (2.13%) Rackspace
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