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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 108 95 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 1 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.064% 0.93% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.27% 3.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 0
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Ubuntu
Scotland

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

Operating Systems Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
371 392 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 23.75% 26.13% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 211 257 179
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £60,000 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Ubuntu Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Ubuntu
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) LDAP
1 3 (75.00%) HTTP
1 3 (75.00%) SSL
1 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (75.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (75.00%) Rackspace
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
1 3 (75.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (25.00%) Ext JS
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) OO

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) LDAP
1 3 (75.00%) HTTP
1 3 (75.00%) SSL
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Ext JS
2 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Puppet
1 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Rackspace
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
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