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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 230 197 204
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +7
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 4 28 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.069% 0.52% 0.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.33% 2.66% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1 26 21
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +100.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +1.91%
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
1217 1052 1433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 21.05% 19.55% 25.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1028 924 1242
Median salary £32,500 £34,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% -8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £56,650 £52,800
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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
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 28 September 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
Birmingham -39 2 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £60,000 - 2
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (68.18%) Open Source
3 12 (54.55%) MySQL
4 11 (50.00%) PHP
5 10 (45.45%) Red Hat
5 10 (45.45%) Apache
5 10 (45.45%) Git (software)
5 10 (45.45%) nginx
6 9 (40.91%) LAMP
6 9 (40.91%) Puppet
6 9 (40.91%) Magento
7 8 (36.36%) Windows Server
7 8 (36.36%) DevOps
7 8 (36.36%) REST
7 8 (36.36%) LEMP Stack
7 8 (36.36%) Firewall
7 8 (36.36%) Windows
7 8 (36.36%) HTML
7 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
7 8 (36.36%) CSS
7 8 (36.36%) XML
7 8 (36.36%) Web Development
7 8 (36.36%) JSON
7 8 (36.36%) Symfony
7 8 (36.36%) Zend
7 8 (36.36%) Zend Framework
7 8 (36.36%) PHP 5
7 8 (36.36%) jQuery
7 8 (36.36%) Debian
7 8 (36.36%) Google

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 10 (45.45%) Apache
1 10 (45.45%) nginx
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) Firewall
2 6 (27.27%) DNS
3 5 (22.73%) SAN
4 1 (4.55%) DHCP
4 1 (4.55%) Skype
4 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (54.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (27.27%) Games
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Graduate
2 6 (27.27%) Graduate Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) PHP Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Graduate PHP Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Web Developer
5 3 (13.64%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) MySQL Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (9.09%) Administrator
6 2 (9.09%) DevOps Administrator
6 2 (9.09%) Graduate Web Developer
6 2 (9.09%) PHP Magento Developer
6 2 (9.09%) PHP Web Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) LAMP
2 8 (36.36%) CSS
2 8 (36.36%) HTML
2 8 (36.36%) jQuery
2 8 (36.36%) JSON
2 8 (36.36%) LEMP Stack
2 8 (36.36%) REST
2 8 (36.36%) Symfony
2 8 (36.36%) XML
2 8 (36.36%) Zend Framework
3 3 (13.64%) ELK Stack
3 3 (13.64%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.64%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (36.36%) Debian
2 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 7 (31.82%) CentOS
4 6 (27.27%) Apple iOS
5 3 (13.64%) CoreOS
5 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Open Source
2 8 (36.36%) DevOps
2 8 (36.36%) Web Development
3 6 (27.27%) Configuration Management
3 6 (27.27%) iOS Development
4 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (22.73%) Scrum
5 3 (13.64%) BDD
5 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
5 3 (13.64%) TDD
6 2 (9.09%) OO
6 2 (9.09%) OO PHP
6 2 (9.09%) OOD
6 2 (9.09%) Re-Platforming
6 2 (9.09%) Security Patching
7 1 (4.55%) B2B
7 1 (4.55%) B2C
7 1 (4.55%) Collateral Management
7 1 (4.55%) Migration
7 1 (4.55%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) PHP
2 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 8 (36.36%) PHP 5
3 5 (22.73%) Perl
3 5 (22.73%) Shell Script
4 3 (13.64%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Docker
2 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (40.91%) Puppet
2 3 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (9.09%) Ansible
3 2 (9.09%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Red Hat
2 8 (36.36%) Google
2 8 (36.36%) Zend
3 6 (27.27%) Cisco
4 5 (22.73%) 3PAR
4 5 (22.73%) HP
4 5 (22.73%) Juniper
5 3 (13.64%) Snowplow
5 3 (13.64%) VMware
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