The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 83 - 64
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.13% - 0.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.71% - 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £30,000 - £29,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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 North East region.

Operating Systems Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
141 219 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 18.70% 26.07% 26.38%
Number of salaries quoted 117 163 157
Average salary £30,000 £31,625 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.13% -2.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Ubuntu Salary Trend in the North East

Ubuntu
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the North East region over the 3 months to 27 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
Durham - 1 £30,000 -
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) B2B
1 2 (100.00%) Apple
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) RSpec
1 2 (100.00%) Capistrano
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) RSpec
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Apple