The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank - 55 58
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - 0.80% 0.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 3.25% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Average salary - £29,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -24.35%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
Ubuntu
North East

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

Operating Systems Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
194 123 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 30.94% 24.50% 27.24%
Number of salaries quoted 144 117 117
Average salary £34,500 £30,750 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.19% -0.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Ubuntu Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Ubuntu
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) SUSE
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Fedora
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Hudson
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Hudson
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) SUSE
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat