The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 80 57 68
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +11
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 7 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.70% 1.75% 1.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.11% 6.67% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 9
Average salary £30,000 £32,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £39,700 £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
Ubuntu
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 South Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
331 195 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 32.90% 26.28% 29.24%
Number of salaries quoted 278 169 202
Average salary £34,250 £32,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.03% +8.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,733 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £36,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Ubuntu Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Ubuntu
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Sheffield -22 7 £30,000 -6.25%
Ubuntu
Yorkshire

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 (76.92%) Git (software)
2 8 (61.54%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (61.54%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) Linux
3 7 (53.85%) Windows
4 6 (46.15%) VPN
4 6 (46.15%) Cisco
4 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (46.15%) Xen
4 6 (46.15%) JIRA
5 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
5 5 (38.46%) Telematics
5 5 (38.46%) Ganglia
5 5 (38.46%) Network Security
5 5 (38.46%) Mac OS
5 5 (38.46%) nginx
5 5 (38.46%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (38.46%) MongoDB
5 5 (38.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (38.46%) Jenkins
5 5 (38.46%) Amazon ELB
5 5 (38.46%) KVM
5 5 (38.46%) Degree
5 5 (38.46%) Ruby
5 5 (38.46%) Smartphone
5 5 (38.46%) VLAN
5 5 (38.46%) Maven
5 5 (38.46%) Firewall
5 5 (38.46%) LAMP

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 5 (38.46%) nginx
2 4 (30.77%) SugarCRM
3 1 (7.69%) Apache
3 1 (7.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (38.46%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) VPN
2 5 (38.46%) DNS
2 5 (38.46%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) DHCP
2 5 (38.46%) SNMP
2 5 (38.46%) VLAN
2 5 (38.46%) Network Security
3 1 (7.69%) NAS
3 1 (7.69%) IPsec
3 1 (7.69%) SSH
3 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) MySQL
1 5 (38.46%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (76.92%) Git (software)
2 6 (46.15%) JIRA
3 5 (38.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (38.46%) Jenkins
3 5 (38.46%) Maven
4 4 (30.77%) Xdebug
4 4 (30.77%) PHPUnit
4 4 (30.77%) Mocha
4 4 (30.77%) Phing
5 1 (7.69%) Selenium
5 1 (7.69%) JUnit
5 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
5 1 (7.69%) TestNG
General
1 1 (7.69%) Legal
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (38.46%) Administrator
3 3 (23.08%) PHP Developer
3 3 (23.08%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Lead Java Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Lead Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) Web Services
1 5 (38.46%) LAMP
2 4 (30.77%) Symfony
2 4 (30.77%) jQuery
2 4 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (15.38%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Smartphone
1 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
1 5 (38.46%) Telematics
2 4 (30.77%) DTV
2 4 (30.77%) NHS
3 1 (7.69%) Thin Client
3 1 (7.69%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) Windows
3 5 (38.46%) UNIX
3 5 (38.46%) Debian
3 5 (38.46%) Mac OS
4 2 (15.38%) Mac OS X
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) TDD
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.69%) Release Management
5 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Compatibility Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Scrum
5 1 (7.69%) System Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) Shell Script
2 5 (38.46%) Ruby
3 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) VB
4 1 (7.69%) VBA
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) C
4 1 (7.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) ISEB
2 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Xen
2 5 (38.46%) KVM
3 1 (7.69%) Postfix
3 1 (7.69%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Ganglia
2 4 (30.77%) Vagrant
3 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco
2 4 (30.77%) Twitter
3 1 (7.69%) Sage
3 1 (7.69%) Atlassian