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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle VM VirtualBox
Rank 862 855 891
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +36
Permanent jobs citing VirtualBox 45 19 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.018% 0.002%
As % of the System Software category 0.36% 0.18% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 43 18 2
Average salary £37,500 £28,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -40.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £42,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £51,500 £53,600
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £28,500 -
% change year-on-year
+14.03% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12364 10606 11846
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.70% 9.88% 10.12%
Number of salaries quoted 10243 9034 10136
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

VirtualBox
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VirtualBox within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VirtualBox Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VirtualBox
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VirtualBox within the UK.

VirtualBox Salary Trend in the UK

VirtualBox
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VirtualBox over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 within the UK.

VirtualBox Salary Histogram in the UK

VirtualBox
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VirtualBox within the UK over the 3 months to 2 September 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
England -16 30 £45,250 +58.77% 11
London +8 19 £45,500 -9.00% 10
South Wales - 13 £30,000 - 1
Wales - 13 £30,000 - 1
Cardiff - 12 £30,000 - 1
City of London +14 6 £45,250 +74.03% 5
South East -16 6 £63,750 +82.14%
North West -21 5 £34,000 +23.63% 1
Oxfordshire - 4 £70,000 -
Liverpool - 3 £34,000 - 1
Merseyside - 3 £34,000 - 1
Manchester -7 2 - -
Berkshire - 2 £37,500 -
Bracknell - 2 £37,500 -
Cheadle - 2 - -
Oxford - 1 £57,500 -

VirtualBox
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing VirtualBox 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 VirtualBox.

1 31 (40.79%) SQL
1 31 (40.79%) JIRA
2 28 (36.84%) Mentoring
3 26 (34.21%) Linux
3 26 (34.21%) Python
4 25 (32.89%) Automated Testing
4 25 (32.89%) T-Plan
4 25 (32.89%) Vagrant
5 24 (31.58%) Windows
6 21 (27.63%) Test Strategy
6 21 (27.63%) Test Scripting
6 21 (27.63%) Jenkins
7 20 (26.32%) Git (software)
7 20 (26.32%) SQL Server
8 19 (25.00%) VMware
8 19 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 18 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (22.37%) PostgreSQL
10 17 (22.37%) Microsoft
10 17 (22.37%) Analytics
11 16 (21.05%) Apache
11 16 (21.05%) Bash Shell
12 15 (19.74%) Open Source
12 15 (19.74%) Visualisation
12 15 (19.74%) Ruby
12 15 (19.74%) MySQL
12 15 (19.74%) DevOps
13 14 (18.42%) Java
13 14 (18.42%) PHP
13 14 (18.42%) Hadoop

VirtualBox
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing VirtualBox 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 VirtualBox. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (21.05%) Apache
2 13 (17.11%) IIS
3 10 (13.16%) Apache Pig
4 8 (10.53%) Tomcat
5 6 (7.89%) SharePoint
5 6 (7.89%) nginx
6 5 (6.58%) Drupal
6 5 (6.58%) Confluence
7 4 (5.26%) Apache Solr
8 3 (3.95%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (2.63%) SAS
10 1 (1.32%) GlassFish
Applications
1 7 (9.21%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.58%) MS Office
2 5 (6.58%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.63%) InDesign
4 1 (1.32%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (17.11%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (15.79%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (13.16%) Amazon S3
3 10 (13.16%) Amazon EMR
4 4 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (3.95%) GitHub
6 2 (2.63%) SaaS
7 1 (1.32%) Heroku
7 1 (1.32%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.21%) VPN
2 6 (7.89%) VoIP
2 6 (7.89%) Firewall
2 6 (7.89%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (6.58%) LDAP
4 4 (5.26%) OpenVPN
5 3 (3.95%) Internet
5 3 (3.95%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.63%) Ethernet
6 2 (2.63%) HTTP
6 2 (2.63%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.32%) Network Security
7 1 (1.32%) SMTP
7 1 (1.32%) DNS
7 1 (1.32%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 17 (22.37%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (19.74%) MySQL
4 14 (18.42%) NoSQL
4 14 (18.42%) Hadoop
5 11 (14.47%) Big Data
6 10 (13.16%) Impala
6 10 (13.16%) Apache Hive
6 10 (13.16%) MongoDB
7 8 (10.53%) Mahout
8 7 (9.21%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (6.58%) Relational Database
11 4 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (3.95%) SSDT
13 2 (2.63%) Couchbase
13 2 (2.63%) MS Access
13 2 (2.63%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 31 (40.79%) JIRA
2 21 (27.63%) Jenkins
3 20 (26.32%) Git (software)
4 10 (13.16%) Mercurial
4 10 (13.16%) Yeoman
5 7 (9.21%) TeamCity
6 6 (7.89%) Hudson
7 4 (5.26%) JUnit
7 4 (5.26%) Visual Studio
7 4 (5.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (5.26%) MSBuild
8 3 (3.95%) FishEye
8 3 (3.95%) NuGet
8 3 (3.95%) Selenium
8 3 (3.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (3.95%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (2.63%) Gerrit
9 2 (2.63%) FxCop
9 2 (2.63%) StyleCop
9 2 (2.63%) Moq
General
1 8 (10.53%) Publishing
2 7 (9.21%) Finance
2 7 (9.21%) Welsh Language
3 5 (6.58%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.58%) Retail
4 4 (5.26%) Electronics
5 2 (2.63%) Law
5 2 (2.63%) Military
5 2 (2.63%) Banking
6 1 (1.32%) Marketing
6 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (22.37%) Analyst
2 13 (17.11%) Test Analyst
2 13 (17.11%) Senior Analyst
2 13 (17.11%) Senior Test Analyst
3 12 (15.79%) Test Engineer
4 10 (13.16%) Data Scientist
4 10 (13.16%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (11.84%) Software Engineer
6 8 (10.53%) Developer
6 8 (10.53%) Administrator
6 8 (10.53%) Senior Test Engineer
7 7 (9.21%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (6.58%) Consultant
9 4 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (5.26%) Senior Developer
9 4 (5.26%) Data Analyst
9 4 (5.26%) Java Developer
9 4 (5.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 4 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (5.26%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.11%) .NET
2 10 (13.16%) Web Services
2 10 (13.16%) SciPy
2 10 (13.16%) D3.js
2 10 (13.16%) Cascalog
2 10 (13.16%) Pandas
3 8 (10.53%) JSON
4 7 (9.21%) Natural Language Processing
5 6 (7.89%) HTML
5 6 (7.89%) XML
6 5 (6.58%) WCF
6 5 (6.58%) jQuery
7 4 (5.26%) Ext JS
7 4 (5.26%) Java EE
7 4 (5.26%) CSS
7 4 (5.26%) Spring
8 3 (3.95%) Zend Framework
9 2 (2.63%) LINQ
9 2 (2.63%) ODBC
9 2 (2.63%) OLE DB
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.74%) Visualisation
1 15 (19.74%) Open Source
2 5 (6.58%) iPad
2 5 (6.58%) Clustering
3 3 (3.95%) Social Media
3 3 (3.95%) Blog
3 3 (3.95%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.63%) Home Automation
4 2 (2.63%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.63%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.32%) DTV
5 1 (1.32%) Replication
5 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (34.21%) Linux
2 24 (31.58%) Windows
3 12 (15.79%) UNIX
4 8 (10.53%) CentOS
5 6 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (6.58%) Android
6 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (5.26%) Debian
7 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (5.26%) Ubuntu
8 3 (3.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (3.95%) Fedora
9 2 (2.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (36.84%) Mentoring
2 25 (32.89%) Automated Testing
3 21 (27.63%) Test Strategy
3 21 (27.63%) Test Scripting
4 18 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (22.37%) Analytics
6 15 (19.74%) DevOps
7 9 (11.84%) Configuration Management
8 8 (10.53%) Software Engineering
8 8 (10.53%) Scrum
8 8 (10.53%) Software Testing
8 8 (10.53%) Use Case
8 8 (10.53%) Coaching
8 8 (10.53%) User Stories
8 8 (10.53%) Unit Testing
8 8 (10.53%) Data Visualisation
9 7 (9.21%) Performance Testing
9 7 (9.21%) Security Testing
9 7 (9.21%) Data Munging
9 7 (9.21%) Time Series Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (40.79%) SQL
2 26 (34.21%) Python
3 16 (21.05%) Bash Shell
4 15 (19.74%) Ruby
5 14 (18.42%) PHP
5 14 (18.42%) Java
6 12 (15.79%) C#
7 11 (14.47%) JavaScript
8 10 (13.16%) VBA
9 9 (11.84%) R
10 8 (10.53%) Clojure
11 7 (9.21%) T-SQL
12 6 (7.89%) VB
13 5 (6.58%) Perl
13 5 (6.58%) C++
13 5 (6.58%) Scala
14 4 (5.26%) VB6
14 4 (5.26%) PowerShell
15 3 (3.95%) Shell Script
16 2 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (17.11%) Degree
2 11 (14.47%) ISEB
3 8 (10.53%) ISTQB
3 8 (10.53%) Security Cleared
4 7 (9.21%) SC Cleared
5 5 (6.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (2.63%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.84%) QA
2 2 (2.63%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (9.21%) Xen
3 5 (6.58%) Varnish
4 4 (5.26%) Postfix
4 4 (5.26%) NFS
5 2 (2.63%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.32%) KVM
6 1 (1.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 25 (32.89%) Vagrant
2 12 (15.79%) Puppet
3 9 (11.84%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (5.26%) Capistrano
5 3 (3.95%) YUM
6 2 (2.63%) Nagios
6 2 (2.63%) Ansible
7 1 (1.32%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 25 (32.89%) T-Plan
2 19 (25.00%) VMware
3 17 (22.37%) Microsoft
4 11 (14.47%) Oracle
5 8 (10.53%) Red Hat
6 4 (5.26%) Wall Street Systems
7 3 (3.95%) SaltStack
7 3 (3.95%) Zend
7 3 (3.95%) Twitter
7 3 (3.95%) Rackspace
8 2 (2.63%) Wonderware
8 2 (2.63%) Adobe
9 1 (1.32%) SAP
9 1 (1.32%) JBoss
9 1 (1.32%) Perforce
9 1 (1.32%) Minitab
9 1 (1.32%) New Relic
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