The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 65 68 45
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -23
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 12 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.66% 0.59% 2.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.56% 1.65% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 13
Average salary £39,000 £29,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.48% -9.37%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +9.58%
Ubuntu
South Yorkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
183 243 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 25.28% 36.05% 19.72%
Number of salaries quoted 168 216 106
Average salary £39,000 £34,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £24,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Ubuntu Salary Trend in Sheffield

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (88.89%) UNIX
2 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 16 (88.89%) Python
2 16 (88.89%) Oracle
2 16 (88.89%) Red Hat
2 16 (88.89%) Finance
2 16 (88.89%) SUSE
2 16 (88.89%) Debian
3 15 (83.33%) C++
4 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
4 13 (72.22%) SQL
4 13 (72.22%) Solaris
5 12 (66.67%) CSS
5 12 (66.67%) PHP
5 12 (66.67%) HTML
5 12 (66.67%) Java
6 10 (55.56%) PL/SQL
6 10 (55.56%) C
7 9 (50.00%) Windows XP
7 9 (50.00%) VBScript
7 9 (50.00%) VB
7 9 (50.00%) .NET
7 9 (50.00%) PowerBuilder
7 9 (50.00%) Uniface
7 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (50.00%) Business Analysis
7 9 (50.00%) Northgate
7 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (50.00%) Windows 7

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 3 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
1 3 (16.67%) JBoss
1 3 (16.67%) Apache
1 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 3 (16.67%) Commerce Server
1 3 (16.67%) IBM HTTP Server
1 3 (16.67%) WebSphere Process Server
1 3 (16.67%) PegaRULES
1 3 (16.67%) WebSphere
1 3 (16.67%) Joomla!
1 3 (16.67%) Drupal
1 3 (16.67%) WordPress
1 3 (16.67%) Node.js
1 3 (16.67%) OpenStack
1 3 (16.67%) CloudStack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) HTTP
1 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 3 (16.67%) Firewall
1 3 (16.67%) BIG-IP
1 3 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 3 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) Informix
3 4 (22.22%) RDBMS
3 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
4 3 (16.67%) OLTP
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle OLAP
4 3 (16.67%) OLAP
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) PowerBuilder
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle Forms
General
1 16 (88.89%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Banking
2 4 (22.22%) Retail
2 4 (22.22%) Retail Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 10 (55.56%) Analyst
3 9 (50.00%) Analyst Developer
4 6 (33.33%) Business Analyst
4 6 (33.33%) Business Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Architect
5 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (16.67%) Product Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Lead Architect
5 3 (16.67%) Platform Architect
6 2 (11.11%) C++ Software Developer
6 2 (11.11%) C++ Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) CSS
1 12 (66.67%) HTML
2 9 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (16.67%) XML
3 3 (16.67%) XSLT
3 3 (16.67%) Middleware
3 3 (16.67%) JSON
3 3 (16.67%) jQuery
3 3 (16.67%) HTML5
3 3 (16.67%) REST
3 3 (16.67%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Clustering
1 3 (16.67%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (88.89%) UNIX
2 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 16 (88.89%) SUSE
2 16 (88.89%) Debian
3 13 (72.22%) Solaris
4 9 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 9 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (16.67%) AIX
5 3 (16.67%) CentOS
5 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (16.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) UML
3 4 (22.22%) RUP
4 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 3 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 3 (16.67%) Network Architecture
4 3 (16.67%) Capacity Management
4 3 (16.67%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) Python
2 15 (83.33%) C++
3 13 (72.22%) SQL
4 12 (66.67%) PHP
4 12 (66.67%) Java
5 10 (55.56%) PL/SQL
5 10 (55.56%) C
6 9 (50.00%) VBScript
6 9 (50.00%) VB
6 9 (50.00%) Uniface
7 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
7 7 (38.89%) Perl
7 7 (38.89%) Bash Shell
8 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
9 4 (22.22%) COBOL
9 4 (22.22%) AWK
9 4 (22.22%) Tcl
10 3 (16.67%) Jython
10 3 (16.67%) Korn
10 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Xen
1 3 (16.67%) VMware Server
1 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (16.67%) XenServer
1 3 (16.67%) vSphere
1 3 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (16.67%) pfSense
1 3 (16.67%) KVM
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Oracle
1 16 (88.89%) Red Hat
2 9 (50.00%) Northgate
3 3 (16.67%) Endeca
3 3 (16.67%) F5
3 3 (16.67%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) IBM
3 3 (16.67%) Intel
3 3 (16.67%) Citrix