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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank - - 58
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - - 0.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £29,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
102 190 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 20.08% 29.19% 24.15%
Number of salaries quoted 89 142 111
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £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 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