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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 112 107 111
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 5 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.29% 0.069% 0.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.36% 0.26% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Average salary £29,000 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.50% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £40,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
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
369 385 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 21.73% 26.50% 23.40%
Number of salaries quoted 323 352 314
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
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 6 March 2015.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 6 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 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) MySQL
3 7 (63.64%) HTML
3 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 7 (63.64%) PHP
3 7 (63.64%) CSS
3 7 (63.64%) Zend
3 7 (63.64%) Zend Framework
4 6 (54.55%) jQuery
4 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (54.55%) TDD
4 6 (54.55%) MVC
4 6 (54.55%) Scrum
4 6 (54.55%) E-Commerce
4 6 (54.55%) OO
4 6 (54.55%) OO PHP
5 5 (45.45%) Mobile App
5 5 (45.45%) Blog
5 5 (45.45%) Magento
5 5 (45.45%) Open Source
5 5 (45.45%) OOP
5 5 (45.45%) OOD
5 5 (45.45%) SEO
5 5 (45.45%) CMS
5 5 (45.45%) Integration Testing
5 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (45.45%) WordPress
6 3 (27.27%) Windows
6 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
7 2 (18.18%) Symfony

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 5 (45.45%) CMS
1 5 (45.45%) WordPress
2 2 (18.18%) Apache
3 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 1 (9.09%) nginx
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) Toad
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Web Developer
3 5 (45.45%) Senior Developer
3 5 (45.45%) Junior
3 5 (45.45%) Senior Web Developer
3 5 (45.45%) Junior Web Developer
3 5 (45.45%) Junior Developer
4 2 (18.18%) PHP Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Support Technician
5 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) HTML
1 7 (63.64%) CSS
1 7 (63.64%) Zend Framework
2 6 (54.55%) jQuery
3 2 (18.18%) HTML5
3 2 (18.18%) Symfony
4 1 (9.09%) REST
4 1 (9.09%) CSS3
4 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 1 (9.09%) XML
4 1 (9.09%) LAMP
4 1 (9.09%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Blog
1 5 (45.45%) Open Source
1 5 (45.45%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 1 (9.09%) AIX
4 1 (9.09%) Solaris
4 1 (9.09%) Debian
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) OO
1 6 (54.55%) E-Commerce
1 6 (54.55%) MVC
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (54.55%) TDD
1 6 (54.55%) Scrum
1 6 (54.55%) OO PHP
2 5 (45.45%) OOP
2 5 (45.45%) Integration Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (45.45%) SEO
2 5 (45.45%) OOD
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) BDD
3 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Software License Management
3 1 (9.09%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
1 7 (63.64%) PHP
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CCNA
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (9.09%) RHCE
1 1 (9.09%) LPIC
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Samba
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Foglight
2 1 (9.09%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Zend
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Juniper
3 1 (9.09%) CommVault
3 1 (9.09%) Acronis
Birmingham, B8 1AU
Mobile Fun
Salary: £50,000 + bonus.
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, B8 1AU
Mobile Fun
Salary: £22,000 to £37,500, based on experience
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, B8 1AU
Mobile Fun
Salary: £25,000 to £37,500, based on experience
Posted: 7 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: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago