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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 203 191 192
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +1
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 26 24 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.46% 0.47% 0.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.38% 1.91% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 23 24 4
Average salary £30,000 £36,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.24% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,150 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £40,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
1093 1254 1037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.20% 24.78% 24.08%
Number of salaries quoted 921 1085 859
Average salary £36,500 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.95% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £21,983
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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
Birmingham +13 18 £30,000 +5.26% 2
Worcestershire -8 1 £27,500 -12.69%
Warwickshire -24 1 £30,000 -29.41%
Dudley - 1 £27,500 -
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 57 (100.00%) Linux
2 39 (68.42%) JavaScript
2 39 (68.42%) PHP
2 39 (68.42%) MySQL
3 38 (66.67%) CSS
3 38 (66.67%) Apache
3 38 (66.67%) XML
3 38 (66.67%) HTML
3 38 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 38 (66.67%) LAMP
3 38 (66.67%) Google
3 38 (66.67%) Symfony
3 38 (66.67%) Zend
3 38 (66.67%) JSON
3 38 (66.67%) jQuery
3 38 (66.67%) Magento
3 38 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 38 (66.67%) nginx
3 38 (66.67%) Open Source
3 38 (66.67%) REST
3 38 (66.67%) LEMP Stack
4 30 (52.63%) Debian
5 29 (50.88%) Scrum
5 29 (50.88%) OOD
5 29 (50.88%) OO
5 29 (50.88%) PHP 5
5 29 (50.88%) Zend Framework
5 29 (50.88%) Web Development
5 29 (50.88%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (50.88%) Performance Optimisation

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 38 (66.67%) Apache
1 38 (66.67%) nginx
2 1 (1.75%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 38 (66.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.54%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (15.79%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (15.79%) CloudFront
2 9 (15.79%) Google Apps
3 3 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.51%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.30%) DNS
2 10 (17.54%) Internet
3 9 (15.79%) Firewall
4 7 (12.28%) SAN
5 3 (5.26%) LDAP
6 2 (3.51%) DMZ
7 1 (1.75%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (68.42%) MySQL
2 9 (15.79%) Pentaho
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 38 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 9 (15.79%) Vagrant
3 2 (3.51%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.75%) Hudson
General
1 2 (3.51%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (52.63%) Developer
1 30 (52.63%) PHP Developer
2 29 (50.88%) PHP Web Developer
2 29 (50.88%) Web Developer
3 22 (38.60%) Magento Developer
3 22 (38.60%) PHP Magento Developer
4 9 (15.79%) IT Manager
5 7 (12.28%) Graduate
5 7 (12.28%) Graduate Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Graduate PHP Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Graduate Web Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) E-Commerce Manager
7 4 (7.02%) Administrator
7 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Support Manager
7 4 (7.02%) IT Support Manager
7 4 (7.02%) Linux Administrator
7 4 (7.02%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 4 (7.02%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (66.67%) CSS
1 38 (66.67%) HTML
1 38 (66.67%) jQuery
1 38 (66.67%) JSON
1 38 (66.67%) LAMP
1 38 (66.67%) LEMP Stack
1 38 (66.67%) REST
1 38 (66.67%) Symfony
1 38 (66.67%) XML
2 29 (50.88%) Zend Framework
3 9 (15.79%) SOAP
3 9 (15.79%) Web Services
4 1 (1.75%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.26%) PACS
1 3 (5.26%) Telematics
2 2 (3.51%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.75%) FMCG
3 1 (1.75%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 57 (100.00%) Linux
2 30 (52.63%) Debian
3 12 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (17.54%) Unix
5 4 (7.02%) Windows
6 3 (5.26%) AIX
6 3 (5.26%) SUSE
7 2 (3.51%) CentOS
8 1 (1.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 38 (66.67%) Open Source
2 29 (50.88%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (50.88%) OO
2 29 (50.88%) OOD
2 29 (50.88%) Performance Optimisation
2 29 (50.88%) Scrum
2 29 (50.88%) Web Development
3 9 (15.79%) Coaching
3 9 (15.79%) High Availability
3 9 (15.79%) Line Management
3 9 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (15.79%) Technical Architecture
4 7 (12.28%) Web Application Development
5 5 (8.77%) DevOps
5 5 (8.77%) Service Delivery
6 3 (5.26%) Case Management
6 3 (5.26%) Server Building
6 3 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 39 (68.42%) JavaScript
1 39 (68.42%) PHP
2 29 (50.88%) PHP 5
3 2 (3.51%) Perl
3 2 (3.51%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.51%) Python
3 2 (3.51%) Ruby
3 2 (3.51%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.79%) PCI DSS
2 3 (5.26%) HL7
3 2 (3.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.51%) Terminal Services
2 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.75%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 11 (19.30%) Puppet
2 3 (5.26%) Tivoli
3 2 (3.51%) Ansible
3 2 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.51%) Terraform
3 2 (3.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 38 (66.67%) Google
1 38 (66.67%) Zend
2 9 (15.79%) Jaspersoft
2 9 (15.79%) New Relic
2 9 (15.79%) Tableau
3 7 (12.28%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.26%) IBM
5 2 (3.51%) Citrix
5 2 (3.51%) VMware
6 1 (1.75%) Rackspace
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