The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 151 154 159
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 11 4 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.38% 0.13% 0.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.69% 0.57% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 21
Average salary £22,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Ubuntu
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Operating Systems Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
650 702 946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 22.62% 22.31% 23.81%
Number of salaries quoted 381 420 607
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Ubuntu Salary Trend in Scotland

Ubuntu
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
Glasgow +3 9 £22,500 -51.08% 2
Ubuntu
UK

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 21 (84.00%) PHP
1 21 (84.00%) Web Development
1 21 (84.00%) Degree
1 21 (84.00%) Computer Science
2 20 (80.00%) Open Source
2 20 (80.00%) Ajax
2 20 (80.00%) Google
2 20 (80.00%) CSS
2 20 (80.00%) HTML
2 20 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 19 (76.00%) Joomla!
3 19 (76.00%) Wiki
3 19 (76.00%) osCommerce
3 19 (76.00%) Drupal
3 19 (76.00%) Facebook
4 18 (72.00%) Relational Database
5 17 (68.00%) Web Services
6 5 (20.00%) Linux
7 3 (12.00%) HTML5
7 3 (12.00%) CSS3
8 2 (8.00%) Puppet
8 2 (8.00%) Node.js
8 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (8.00%) Ansible
8 2 (8.00%) DevOps
8 2 (8.00%) Python
8 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
8 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
8 2 (8.00%) DNS

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 19 (76.00%) Drupal
1 19 (76.00%) Joomla!
2 2 (8.00%) Node.js
3 1 (4.00%) ExpressionEngine
3 1 (4.00%) nginx
3 1 (4.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (76.00%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (4.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) DNS
1 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (72.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Gradle
1 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.00%) Maven
1 1 (4.00%) Mocha
1 1 (4.00%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (8.00%) Games
1 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (80.00%) Developer
1 20 (80.00%) Web Developer
2 2 (8.00%) Administrator
2 2 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (4.00%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (4.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (4.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (4.00%) Linux Scripter
3 1 (4.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (4.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (4.00%) Open Source Engineer
3 1 (4.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (4.00%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (4.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (80.00%) Ajax
1 20 (80.00%) CSS
1 20 (80.00%) HTML
2 17 (68.00%) Web Services
3 3 (12.00%) CSS3
3 3 (12.00%) HTML5
4 2 (8.00%) LAMP
5 1 (4.00%) Apache Flex
5 1 (4.00%) JSON
5 1 (4.00%) RESTful
5 1 (4.00%) Sass
5 1 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 21 (84.00%) Computer Science
2 19 (76.00%) Wiki
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) CentOS
2 1 (4.00%) Debian
2 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) Web Development
2 20 (80.00%) Open Source
3 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.00%) DevOps
3 2 (8.00%) Network Design
4 1 (4.00%) Analytics
4 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.00%) Open Source Development
4 1 (4.00%) Predictive Modelling
4 1 (4.00%) TDD
4 1 (4.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (84.00%) PHP
2 20 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.00%) Python
3 2 (8.00%) Ruby
4 1 (4.00%) ClojureScript
4 1 (4.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 21 (84.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) LXC
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Ansible
1 2 (8.00%) Puppet
2 1 (4.00%) Capistrano
2 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.00%) Packer
Vendors
1 20 (80.00%) Google
2 19 (76.00%) Facebook
3 2 (8.00%) Dell
4 1 (4.00%) Rackspace
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