The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.95% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.50% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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 Midlands region.

Operating Systems Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
8 30 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 7.62% 14.22% 11.38%
Number of salaries quoted 7 24 16
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £37,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Ubuntu
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Django
1 1 (100.00%) FMCG
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (100.00%) Bitbucket
General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Python Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Django Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Python/Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Sun