The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 167 153 174
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +21
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 10 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.27% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.09% 0.53% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 1
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +52.17%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
Ubuntu
England

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

Operating Systems Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
919 945 966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 24.61% 29.62% 28.55%
Number of salaries quoted 776 815 863
Average salary £35,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,570 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Ubuntu Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Ubuntu
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire - 4 £35,000 -
Nottinghamshire -6 3 £42,500 +21.42%
Lincolnshire - 3 £27,500 -
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 10 (76.92%) Linux
2 9 (69.23%) PHP
2 9 (69.23%) MySQL
2 9 (69.23%) Debian
3 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
4 6 (46.15%) Bash Shell
5 5 (38.46%) Open Source
6 4 (30.77%) Web Development
6 4 (30.77%) CentOS
6 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (30.77%) HTML
6 4 (30.77%) CSS
6 4 (30.77%) UNIX
7 3 (23.08%) Web Services
7 3 (23.08%) Perl
7 3 (23.08%) OOP
7 3 (23.08%) Intranet
7 3 (23.08%) Apache
7 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
7 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
7 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
7 3 (23.08%) Extranet
7 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (23.08%) TDD
7 3 (23.08%) Lucene
7 3 (23.08%) Ruby
7 3 (23.08%) Ajax
7 3 (23.08%) DevOps
7 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
7 3 (23.08%) Apache Solr

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 (23.08%) Apache
1 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
1 3 (23.08%) Drupal
1 3 (23.08%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Intranet
1 3 (23.08%) Extranet
2 2 (15.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
1 3 (23.08%) PHPUnit
1 3 (23.08%) Behat
General
1 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
1 7 (53.85%) PHP Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Administrator
3 3 (23.08%) PHP LAMP Developer
3 3 (23.08%) PHP Web Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Web Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) DBA
4 2 (15.38%) MySQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) HTML
1 4 (30.77%) CSS
2 3 (23.08%) Web Services
2 3 (23.08%) LAMP
2 3 (23.08%) Lucene
2 3 (23.08%) Ajax
2 3 (23.08%) Symfony
2 3 (23.08%) jQuery
2 3 (23.08%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Open Source
2 2 (15.38%) Replication
2 2 (15.38%) Clustering
3 1 (7.69%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Linux
2 9 (69.23%) Debian
3 4 (30.77%) CentOS
3 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (30.77%) UNIX
4 2 (15.38%) Windows
5 1 (7.69%) Solaris
5 1 (7.69%) Mac OS X
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Web Development
2 3 (23.08%) Refactoring
2 3 (23.08%) OOP
2 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
2 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) TDD
2 3 (23.08%) DevOps
3 1 (7.69%) OO
3 1 (7.69%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) PHP
2 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 6 (46.15%) Bash Shell
4 3 (23.08%) Ruby
4 3 (23.08%) Perl
5 2 (15.38%) SQL
6 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Puppet
1 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Red Hat