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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 84 82 67
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -15
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 6 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.58% 0.73% 1.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.90% 2.47% 4.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 9
Average salary £36,000 £41,250 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.72% -58.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
207 283 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 20.04% 29.39% 31.29%
Number of salaries quoted 175 235 174
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £17,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram 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 27 April 2015. 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 -5 6 £36,000 -15.29%
Ubuntu
Yorkshire

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) C++
3 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
3 5 (71.43%) SUSE
4 4 (57.14%) Debian
4 4 (57.14%) Python
4 4 (57.14%) UNIX
4 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 4 (57.14%) Finance
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
5 3 (42.86%) Java
6 2 (28.57%) Legal
6 2 (28.57%) Solaris
6 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
6 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
6 2 (28.57%) Tcl
6 2 (28.57%) PowerBuilder
6 2 (28.57%) Uniface
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 2 (28.57%) Perl
6 2 (28.57%) PHP
6 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
6 2 (28.57%) VBScript
6 2 (28.57%) VB
6 2 (28.57%) .NET
6 2 (28.57%) CSS
6 2 (28.57%) COBOL

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
2 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (28.57%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Legal
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Retail
2 2 (28.57%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C++ Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Product Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) C++ Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) SUSE
3 4 (57.14%) Debian
3 4 (57.14%) UNIX
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Solaris
4 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) UML
1 2 (28.57%) RUP
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Python
3 3 (42.86%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) Perl
4 2 (28.57%) PHP
4 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 2 (28.57%) VBScript
4 2 (28.57%) VB
4 2 (28.57%) COBOL
4 2 (28.57%) Tcl
4 2 (28.57%) Uniface
4 2 (28.57%) AWK
4 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 2 (28.57%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) Northgate