The first table below looks at the demand for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 118 129 118
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -11
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 4 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.22% 0.21% 0.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.88% 0.69% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 3
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +79.06%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.40%
Operating Systems Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
454 578 580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.81% 30.86% 32.49%
Number of salaries quoted 349 458 510
Average salary £34,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Ubuntu
North West

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Ubuntu
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 1 £50,000 -
Warrington - 1 £35,000 -
Ubuntu
North West

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) LAMP
2 2 (50.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) Online Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) JUnit
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Debian
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) STB
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 1 (25.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JUnit
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Support Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Lead PHP Developer
1 1 (25.00%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (25.00%) Java ME
2 1 (25.00%) Symfony
2 1 (25.00%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) STB
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) Debian
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) OOP
1 1 (25.00%) OO
1 1 (25.00%) CRM
1 1 (25.00%) OOD
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) Scrum
1 1 (25.00%) Web Design
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Web Development
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (25.00%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) PHP5
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Zend