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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank - - 27
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - - 0.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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
28 10 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 14.58% 7.25% 12.06%
Number of salaries quoted 27 7 23
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £46,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £58,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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