The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 108 97 99
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 5 15 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.32% 1.03% 1.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.91% 2.88% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 19
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
Ubuntu
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Operating Systems Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
552 520 700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 35.09% 35.71% 38.85%
Number of salaries quoted 463 426 591
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £25,240
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the Cambridge region.

Ubuntu Salary Trend in Cambridge

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 7 (70.00%) Perl
1 7 (70.00%) Python
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (50.00%) CentOS
4 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (30.00%) Debian
5 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
5 3 (30.00%) UNIX
5 3 (30.00%) MySQL
5 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (30.00%) jQuery
5 3 (30.00%) MongoDB
6 2 (20.00%) Puppet
6 2 (20.00%) Internet of Things
6 2 (20.00%) Erlang
6 2 (20.00%) Bioinformatics
6 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
6 2 (20.00%) Biotechnology
6 2 (20.00%) Sendmail
6 2 (20.00%) CFEngine
6 2 (20.00%) D3.js
6 2 (20.00%) Vertica
6 2 (20.00%) Big Data
6 2 (20.00%) CSS
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle
6 2 (20.00%) Windows
6 2 (20.00%) Solaris

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 (30.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (20.00%) iPlanet
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (20.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) Internet
2 2 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
1 3 (30.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (20.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JUnit
1 1 (10.00%) Maven
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (20.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
1 5 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (50.00%) Administrator
1 5 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 5 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Web Applications Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Applications Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) jQuery
2 2 (20.00%) D3.js
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) JSON
3 1 (10.00%) Django
3 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (10.00%) Twisted
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Clustering
1 2 (20.00%) Biotechnology
1 2 (20.00%) Internet of Things
2 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (10.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (10.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) CentOS
3 3 (30.00%) Debian
3 3 (30.00%) UNIX
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) Solaris
5 1 (10.00%) Android
5 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (20.00%) Bioinformatics
1 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL
1 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) TDD
2 1 (10.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Big Data Analytics
2 1 (10.00%) Analytics
2 1 (10.00%) User Stories
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps
2 1 (10.00%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Perl
1 7 (70.00%) Python
2 6 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) Erlang
5 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) NFS
1 2 (20.00%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Puppet
1 2 (20.00%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) Vertica
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) IBM
2 2 (20.00%) Sun
2 2 (20.00%) HP
2 2 (20.00%) Dell
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