Period
to 6 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 6 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
6 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 137 147 144
Rank change year-on-year +10 -3 -14
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 2 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.095% 0.16% 0.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.40% 0.77% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 9
Edinburgh median annual salary £24,000 £23,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.13% -62.40% +66.67%
10th Percentile £19,475 £18,500 £18,500
90th Percentile £29,525 £54,275 £73,750
Scotland median annual salary £29,500 £43,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year -32.57% -16.67% +40.00%

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 495 517 600
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 23.43% 20.05% 22.48%
Number of salaries quoted 257 325 379
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.90% -9.41%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £26,200
90th Percentile £62,500 £68,750 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -3.61%

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Ubuntu in Edinburgh

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Ubuntu in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 6 December 2019, IT jobs citing Ubuntu also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Debian
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows

Ubuntu
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Junior
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Linux Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Debian
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat