The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 203 176 208
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +32
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 22 36 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.40% 0.71% 0.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.97% 3.38% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8 28 15
Median salary £40,000 £33,125 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.75% +10.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £30,000 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +14.28%
Ubuntu
England

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

Operating Systems Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1116 1064 1445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.47% 20.92% 25.49%
Number of salaries quoted 951 893 1294
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Ubuntu as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Ubuntu Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Ubuntu
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +16 10 - - 3
Staffordshire - 8 £40,000 - 1
Birmingham -36 3 - - 1
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT jobs citing Ubuntu also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (70.83%) Ruby
3 16 (66.67%) HTML
3 16 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (58.33%) DevOps
5 13 (54.17%) Software Delivery
6 11 (45.83%) CentOS
7 10 (41.67%) RESTful
7 10 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (41.67%) Billing
7 10 (41.67%) Web Services
7 10 (41.67%) Python
7 10 (41.67%) Continuous Delivery
7 10 (41.67%) Microservices
7 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (41.67%) Docker
7 10 (41.67%) Bash Shell
7 10 (41.67%) Smart Meter
7 10 (41.67%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (33.33%) PHP
8 8 (33.33%) MySQL
9 7 (29.17%) Firewall
9 7 (29.17%) Redis
9 7 (29.17%) ELK Stack
10 6 (25.00%) Windows Server
10 6 (25.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 6 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
10 6 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 6 (25.00%) Sass

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (12.50%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.17%) CloudStack
2 1 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.17%) nginx
2 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 6 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 6 (25.00%) Google Compute Engine
1 6 (25.00%) Heroku
2 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (12.50%) Office 365
4 2 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) Firewall
2 3 (12.50%) DNS
2 3 (12.50%) Skype
2 3 (12.50%) VoIP
3 1 (4.17%) DHCP
3 1 (4.17%) SAN
3 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.17%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (33.33%) MySQL
3 7 (29.17%) Redis
4 6 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (20.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) GDB
1 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.17%) GitLab
General
1 10 (41.67%) Billing
2 6 (25.00%) Publishing
3 5 (20.83%) Finance
4 3 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (45.83%) Senior DevOps
2 11 (45.83%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 5 (20.83%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (20.83%) PHP Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 4 (16.67%) JavaScript Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) PHP Programmer
5 4 (16.67%) Programmer
6 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) IT Manager
7 2 (8.33%) IT Systems Administrator
7 2 (8.33%) Network Manager
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (4.17%) IT Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (66.67%) HTML
2 10 (41.67%) RESTful
2 10 (41.67%) Web Services
3 7 (29.17%) ELK Stack
4 6 (25.00%) Ajax
4 6 (25.00%) CSS
4 6 (25.00%) CSS3
4 6 (25.00%) HTML5
4 6 (25.00%) jQuery
4 6 (25.00%) JSON
4 6 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 6 (25.00%) Sass
4 6 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (25.00%) XML
5 2 (8.33%) LAMP
6 1 (4.17%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (41.67%) Smart Meter
2 5 (20.83%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (45.83%) CentOS
3 6 (25.00%) Windows
3 6 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (58.33%) DevOps
2 13 (54.17%) Software Delivery
3 10 (41.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 10 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (41.67%) Microservices
4 6 (25.00%) Analytics
4 6 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (25.00%) Web Design
5 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.33%) Migration
7 1 (4.17%) B2B
7 1 (4.17%) B2C
7 1 (4.17%) Collateral Management
7 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.17%) Front End Development
7 1 (4.17%) Open Source
7 1 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) Ruby
2 16 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 10 (41.67%) Bash Shell
3 10 (41.67%) Python
4 8 (33.33%) PHP
5 1 (4.17%) C
5 1 (4.17%) Go
5 1 (4.17%) Java
5 1 (4.17%) Perl
5 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
1 5 (20.83%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 10 (41.67%) Docker
2 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.17%) Ceph
3 1 (4.17%) KVM
3 1 (4.17%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Puppet
2 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.17%) Ansible
3 1 (4.17%) Grafana
3 1 (4.17%) Graphite
3 1 (4.17%) Icinga
3 1 (4.17%) Kibana
3 1 (4.17%) logstash
3 1 (4.17%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Google
1 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (20.83%) VMware
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (4.17%) 3PAR
4 1 (4.17%) HP
4 1 (4.17%) Juniper
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