The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 59 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.40% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.22% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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 Lancashire region.

Operating Systems Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
90 67 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 17.96% 13.45% 24.36%
Number of salaries quoted 61 59 117
Average salary £25,000 £28,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.28% +1.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £16,950 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £45,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Ubuntu Salary Trend in Lancashire

Ubuntu
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
Preston - 2 - -
Ubuntu
North West

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) CentOS
2 2 (50.00%) Magento
2 2 (50.00%) nginx
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (50.00%) SilverStripe
2 2 (50.00%) Yii
2 2 (50.00%) Node.js
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) Laravel
2 2 (50.00%) Ember.js
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) li3
2 2 (50.00%) React
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) AIX
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) LDAP
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Mac OS X

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) Drupal
1 2 (50.00%) WordPress
1 2 (50.00%) nginx
1 2 (50.00%) SilverStripe
1 2 (50.00%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) PHP Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) Symfony
1 2 (50.00%) Zend Framework
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) Ext JS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) Yii
1 2 (50.00%) CSS3
1 2 (50.00%) Laravel
1 2 (50.00%) Ember.js
1 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (50.00%) li3
1 2 (50.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) CentOS
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) AIX
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Open Source
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (50.00%) Zend