The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 177 177 173
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 3 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.074% 0.11% 0.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.34% 0.40% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 13
Average salary £45,000 £25,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.00% +4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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 Manchester region.

Operating Systems Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
889 1003 975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 21.89% 26.46% 25.81%
Number of salaries quoted 729 873 833
Average salary £37,250 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.42% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Ubuntu Salary Trend in Manchester

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) Perl
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Apache
3 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
3 4 (57.14%) CentOS
3 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 4 (57.14%) DevOps
4 3 (42.86%) SaltStack
4 3 (42.86%) Groovy
4 3 (42.86%) Rackspace
4 3 (42.86%) Web Application Development
4 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (42.86%) RESTful
4 3 (42.86%) Apache Flex
4 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (42.86%) Puppet
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Maven
4 3 (42.86%) Fedora
4 3 (42.86%) Java EE
4 3 (42.86%) JBoss
4 3 (42.86%) Eclipse
4 3 (42.86%) IntelliJ
4 3 (42.86%) J2EE
4 3 (42.86%) Ant
4 3 (42.86%) XML
4 3 (42.86%) UNIX

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (57.14%) Apache
2 2 (28.57%) Confluence
3 1 (14.29%) Node.js
3 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 1 (14.29%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 3 (42.86%) Ant
2 3 (42.86%) Eclipse
2 3 (42.86%) IntelliJ
2 3 (42.86%) Maven
3 2 (28.57%) JIRA
3 2 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Operations Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) J2EE
1 3 (42.86%) XML
1 3 (42.86%) Java EE
1 3 (42.86%) Apache Flex
1 3 (42.86%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) Statistics
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) CentOS
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Fedora
2 3 (42.86%) UNIX
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) DevOps
3 3 (42.86%) Web Application Development
4 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) Perl
2 3 (42.86%) Groovy
3 2 (28.57%) Scala
3 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Puppet
2 1 (14.29%) Vagrant
2 1 (14.29%) logstash
2 1 (14.29%) YUM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 3 (42.86%) JBoss
2 3 (42.86%) Rackspace
2 3 (42.86%) SaltStack
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Splunk
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago