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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 80 56 61
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +5
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 3 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.39% 1.82% 1.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.39% 6.21% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 4
Average salary £42,500 £31,250 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.00% +17.92%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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
216 177 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 28.31% 29.35% 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 187 163 153
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,650 £24,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,650 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,200 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -

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
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. 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
Bridgwater +3 2 £42,500 -15.00%
Bath -17 1 £42,500 +70.00%
Ubuntu
South West

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (90.00%) Python
2 18 (90.00%) Open Source
3 16 (80.00%) Ruby
4 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
4 14 (70.00%) JSON
5 13 (65.00%) Web Services
6 12 (60.00%) XML
6 12 (60.00%) CSS
6 12 (60.00%) SOAP
6 12 (60.00%) HTML
6 12 (60.00%) Java
6 12 (60.00%) PHP
6 12 (60.00%) MySQL
6 12 (60.00%) W3C
6 12 (60.00%) Internet
6 12 (60.00%) XHTML
6 12 (60.00%) OO
6 12 (60.00%) Apache
6 12 (60.00%) ECMAScript
6 12 (60.00%) Web Development
6 12 (60.00%) Subversion
6 12 (60.00%) MVC
6 12 (60.00%) Risk Management
6 12 (60.00%) LAMP
6 12 (60.00%) XML-RPC
6 12 (60.00%) Git (software)
6 12 (60.00%) Symfony
6 12 (60.00%) Zend
6 12 (60.00%) Zend Framework

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 12 (60.00%) Apache
2 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (60.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) HTTP
2 1 (5.00%) IPv4
2 1 (5.00%) IPv6
2 1 (5.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) MySQL
2 6 (30.00%) CouchDB
3 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.00%) Redis
3 1 (5.00%) Riak
3 1 (5.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (60.00%) Subversion
1 12 (60.00%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Electronics
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Games
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Developer
2 12 (60.00%) Web Developer
2 12 (60.00%) PHP Web Developer
2 12 (60.00%) PHP Developer
2 12 (60.00%) Web Applications Developer
2 12 (60.00%) Applications Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Junior
3 5 (25.00%) Junior Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Graduate
4 3 (15.00%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) JSON
2 13 (65.00%) Web Services
3 12 (60.00%) XML
3 12 (60.00%) CSS
3 12 (60.00%) SOAP
3 12 (60.00%) HTML
3 12 (60.00%) XHTML
3 12 (60.00%) LAMP
3 12 (60.00%) XML-RPC
3 12 (60.00%) Symfony
3 12 (60.00%) Zend Framework
3 12 (60.00%) CakePHP
3 12 (60.00%) jQuery
4 4 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (5.00%) COM
5 1 (5.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 18 (90.00%) Open Source
2 12 (60.00%) W3C
3 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.00%) DTV
4 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (30.00%) Debian
3 4 (20.00%) Windows
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.00%) UNIX
5 1 (5.00%) Solaris
5 1 (5.00%) SUSE
5 1 (5.00%) Fedora
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) OO
1 12 (60.00%) Web Development
1 12 (60.00%) MVC
1 12 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Analytics
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) Python
2 16 (80.00%) Ruby
3 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (60.00%) Java
4 12 (60.00%) PHP
4 12 (60.00%) ECMAScript
5 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
5 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.00%) Perl
6 1 (5.00%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Xen
2 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Zend
2 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) SAP
3 1 (5.00%) VMware
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago