The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank - 61 77
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 0 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 1.93% 0.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 5.56% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 2
Average salary - £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Ubuntu
South West

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

Operating Systems Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
109 216 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 22.34% 34.73% 38.70%
Number of salaries quoted 98 174 255
Average salary £32,500 £33,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Ubuntu Salary Trend in Somerset

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) XHTML
2 2 (66.67%) ECMAScript
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) LAMP
2 2 (66.67%) XML-RPC
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) Symfony
2 2 (66.67%) Zend
2 2 (66.67%) Zend Framework
2 2 (66.67%) CakePHP
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) W3C
2 2 (66.67%) Internet

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) PHP Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Web Applications Developer
1 2 (66.67%) PHP Web Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Web Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) XHTML
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) LAMP
1 2 (66.67%) XML-RPC
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
1 2 (66.67%) Symfony
1 2 (66.67%) Zend Framework
1 2 (66.67%) CakePHP
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) W3C
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) ECMAScript
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Zend
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat