The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 86 - 121
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 5 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.46% - 0.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.02% - 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 4
Median salary £36,250 - £22,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,123
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +14.48%
Ubuntu
North West

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

Operating Systems Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
247 384 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 22.83% 23.67% 24.62%
Number of salaries quoted 217 302 314
Median salary £32,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,050 £21,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing Ubuntu as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Ubuntu Salary Trend in Cheshire

Ubuntu
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wilmslow - 2 £37,500 -
Chester - 1 £37,500 -
Crewe - 1 £35,000 -
Knutsford - 1 - -
Ubuntu
North West

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing Ubuntu also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Java
3 6 (66.67%) Web Services
4 5 (55.56%) CentOS
4 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (55.56%) Bash Shell
4 5 (55.56%) PHP
5 4 (44.44%) J2EE
5 4 (44.44%) VPN
5 4 (44.44%) Data Mining
5 4 (44.44%) Open Source
5 4 (44.44%) Android
5 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
5 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
5 4 (44.44%) Apple iOS
5 4 (44.44%) Big Data
5 4 (44.44%) DevOps
5 4 (44.44%) GitLab
5 4 (44.44%) Auto-Scaling
5 4 (44.44%) Rundeck
6 3 (33.33%) ANSI C
6 3 (33.33%) REST
6 3 (33.33%) Maven
6 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
6 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (33.33%) JSON
6 3 (33.33%) SaaS
6 3 (33.33%) Eclipse
6 3 (33.33%) POSIX

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) Apache ServiceMix
1 1 (11.11%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (11.11%) nginx
1 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (33.33%) SaaS
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (11.11%) Engine Yard
3 1 (11.11%) GitHub
3 1 (11.11%) Heroku
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Big Data
1 4 (44.44%) Data Mining
2 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
1 4 (44.44%) GitLab
2 3 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 3 (33.33%) Maven
3 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 1 (11.11%) Mercurial
3 1 (11.11%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Software Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Cloud Developer
4 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
5 2 (22.22%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Administrator
6 1 (11.11%) Consultant
6 1 (11.11%) DevOps Consultant
6 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (44.44%) J2EE
3 3 (33.33%) JSON
3 3 (33.33%) POSIX
3 3 (33.33%) REST
3 3 (33.33%) SOAP
3 3 (33.33%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) LAMP
4 1 (11.11%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (11.11%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (11.11%) MCollective
4 1 (11.11%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
2 2 (22.22%) iPad
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Clustering
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 1 (11.11%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) CentOS
3 4 (44.44%) Android
3 4 (44.44%) Apple iOS
4 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Auto-Scaling
1 4 (44.44%) DevOps
1 4 (44.44%) Open Source
1 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Server Building
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) Bash Shell
2 5 (55.56%) PHP
3 3 (33.33%) ANSI C
3 3 (33.33%) C
3 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 2 (22.22%) Python
5 1 (11.11%) Ruby
5 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) AWS Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
1 1 (11.11%) iptables
1 1 (11.11%) Postfix
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Rundeck
2 1 (11.11%) Ansible
2 1 (11.11%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (11.11%) Cobbler
2 1 (11.11%) Nagios
2 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (11.11%) BMC
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Twitter
2 1 (11.11%) VMware