Period
to 16 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Ubuntu skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ubuntu over the 6 months to 16 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
16 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 172 208 160
Rank change year-on-year +36 -48 +15
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 21 9 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.55% 0.19% 0.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.61% 1.05% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 32
Birmingham median annual salary £40,500 £21,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +92.86% -65.00% +100.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £20,500 £27,113
90th Percentile £47,300 £44,500 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £34,000 £56,250
% change year-on-year +2.94% -39.56% +87.50%

Ubuntu is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 806 858 881
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 21.24% 17.83% 22.35%
Number of salaries quoted 725 672 791
Birmingham median annual salary £38,500 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -10.26% -2.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,525 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,750 £60,000 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year +2.86% -5.41% +5.71%

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Ubuntu as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Ubuntu in Birmingham

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ubuntu in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Ubuntu in Birmingham

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ubuntu in Birmingham over the 6 months to 16 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Ubuntu in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 October 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (95.24%) MySQL
3 16 (76.19%) Debian
4 15 (71.43%) Games
4 15 (71.43%) Apache
5 14 (66.67%) CentOS
6 13 (61.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (61.90%) Red Hat
7 11 (52.38%) PHP
8 10 (47.62%) XML
8 10 (47.62%) MongoDB
8 10 (47.62%) NoSQL
8 10 (47.62%) MariaDB
9 9 (42.86%) Mobile Payment
9 9 (42.86%) Redis
9 9 (42.86%) Git (software)
9 9 (42.86%) Billing
9 9 (42.86%) Subversion
9 9 (42.86%) Eclipse
9 9 (42.86%) SMS
9 9 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (42.86%) C++
10 7 (33.33%) LAMP
10 7 (33.33%) Web Development
10 7 (33.33%) Windows
10 7 (33.33%) E-Commerce
10 7 (33.33%) Configuration Management
10 7 (33.33%) Puppet
10 7 (33.33%) VirtualBox
10 7 (33.33%) Ansible

Ubuntu
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 15 (71.43%) Apache
2 6 (28.57%) nginx
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Solr
3 1 (4.76%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (4.76%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (4.76%) Datadog
2 1 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) SMS
2 6 (28.57%) Asterisk PBX
2 6 (28.57%) DHCP
2 6 (28.57%) DNS
2 6 (28.57%) Firewall
2 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 6 (28.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (95.24%) MySQL
2 10 (47.62%) MariaDB
2 10 (47.62%) MongoDB
2 10 (47.62%) NoSQL
3 9 (42.86%) Redis
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Eclipse
1 9 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 9 (42.86%) Subversion
2 7 (33.33%) Vagrant
3 1 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.76%) Travis CI
General
1 15 (71.43%) Games
2 9 (42.86%) Billing
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Administrator
1 10 (47.62%) Linux Administrator
2 8 (38.10%) C++ Programmer
2 8 (38.10%) Programmer
3 6 (28.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 6 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Developer
4 1 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) XML
2 7 (33.33%) LAMP
3 6 (28.57%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (4.76%) Ajax
4 1 (4.76%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (4.76%) CSS
4 1 (4.76%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (4.76%) HTML
4 1 (4.76%) HTML5
4 1 (4.76%) HTML5 Canvas
4 1 (4.76%) jQuery
4 1 (4.76%) JSON
4 1 (4.76%) Laravel
4 1 (4.76%) LESS
4 1 (4.76%) Symfony
4 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (4.76%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) BBC
2 1 (4.76%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (76.19%) Debian
3 14 (66.67%) CentOS
4 13 (61.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (33.33%) Windows
5 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 7 (33.33%) DevOps
2 7 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 7 (33.33%) Web Development
3 5 (23.81%) Open Source
4 4 (19.05%) Network Management
4 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.76%) ERP
5 1 (4.76%) HMVC
5 1 (4.76%) Mobile First
5 1 (4.76%) MVC
5 1 (4.76%) OOP
5 1 (4.76%) Project Planning
5 1 (4.76%) SDLC
5 1 (4.76%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (4.76%) Strategic Management
5 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) PHP
2 9 (42.86%) C++
3 6 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 5 (23.81%) Python
5 4 (19.05%) Bash Shell
5 4 (19.05%) Perl
6 1 (4.76%) Java
6 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.76%) SQL
6 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Docker
1 7 (33.33%) VirtualBox
2 6 (28.57%) KVM
2 6 (28.57%) pfSense
2 6 (28.57%) Samba
2 6 (28.57%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) Ansible
1 7 (33.33%) Puppet
2 6 (28.57%) Salt
3 4 (19.05%) Cacti
3 4 (19.05%) Icinga
3 4 (19.05%) Nagios
4 1 (4.76%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (4.76%) Kubernetes
4 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.76%) Packer
4 1 (4.76%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Red Hat
2 2 (9.52%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) Cognos
3 1 (4.76%) Google
3 1 (4.76%) New Relic
3 1 (4.76%) Splunk