The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 63 48 60
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +12
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 4 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.61% 2.46% 1.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.75% 12.73% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 6
Average salary £29,000 £32,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% +2.40%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Operating Systems Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
229 110 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 35.12% 19.33% 22.59%
Number of salaries quoted 207 104 110
Average salary £34,000 £32,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Ubuntu
South Yorkshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) MySQL
2 6 (60.00%) LAMP
2 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (50.00%) Debian
3 5 (50.00%) QA
3 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) PHP
4 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (40.00%) Mac OS X
4 4 (40.00%) NHS
4 4 (40.00%) DTV
4 4 (40.00%) Project Management
4 4 (40.00%) jQuery
4 4 (40.00%) Symfony
4 4 (40.00%) SugarCRM
4 4 (40.00%) MVC
4 4 (40.00%) TDD
4 4 (40.00%) Phing
4 4 (40.00%) PHPUnit
4 4 (40.00%) Mocha
4 4 (40.00%) Twitter
4 4 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (40.00%) Vagrant
4 4 (40.00%) Xdebug
5 3 (30.00%) J2EE
6 1 (10.00%) JIRA
6 1 (10.00%) Release Management

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 4 (40.00%) SugarCRM
2 1 (10.00%) nginx
2 1 (10.00%) Confluence
2 1 (10.00%) Gunicorn
2 1 (10.00%) uWSGI
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) CloudFront
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon ELB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (40.00%) Xdebug
3 4 (40.00%) PHPUnit
3 4 (40.00%) Mocha
3 4 (40.00%) Phing
4 1 (10.00%) JUnit
4 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (10.00%) Subversion
4 1 (10.00%) JIRA
4 1 (10.00%) Selenium
4 1 (10.00%) TestNG
General
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Lead Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (30.00%) PHP Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Lead Java Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 3 (30.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) LAMP
2 4 (40.00%) Symfony
2 4 (40.00%) jQuery
2 4 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (30.00%) J2EE
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) WSGI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) NHS
1 4 (40.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Debian
3 4 (40.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (10.00%) UNIX
4 1 (10.00%) Windows
4 1 (10.00%) Solaris
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (40.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) MVC
2 4 (40.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Release Management
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Compatibility Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (10.00%) System Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
1 5 (50.00%) PHP
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCSE
1 1 (10.00%) CCNP
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Network+ Certification
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (10.00%) MOM
2 1 (10.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Twitter
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Atlassian
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