Period
to 21 November 2018

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 21 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 151 144 133
Rank change year-on-year -7 -11 +20
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 5 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.20% 0.44% 0.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.95% 1.88% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 4
Edinburgh median annual salary £28,500 £62,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -54.40% +47.06% -5.56%
10th Percentile £18,500 £18,500 £33,625
90th Percentile £52,000 £73,750 £49,625
Scotland median annual salary £32,500 £53,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year -39.53% +26.47% +10.39%

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 525 637 499
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 20.60% 23.47% 21.56%
Number of salaries quoted 324 399 346
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% +9.09%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,200 £26,418
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,750 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +6.88% -1.23% +1.25%

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

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ubuntu in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Ubuntu in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) PHP
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (60.00%) Debian
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) CentOS
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (40.00%) SLA
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (40.00%) Perl
4 2 (40.00%) MySQL
4 2 (40.00%) Unix
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (20.00%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (20.00%) Open Source
5 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (20.00%) FreeSWITCH
5 1 (20.00%) Puppet
5 1 (20.00%) Apache Hive
5 1 (20.00%) Dovecot
5 1 (20.00%) VirtualBox
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (20.00%) QEMU
5 1 (20.00%) Build Automation
5 1 (20.00%) Big Data
5 1 (20.00%) Analytics

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Pig
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Asterisk PBX
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) H.323
1 1 (20.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
1 1 (20.00%) PBX
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) VLAN
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP
1 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Phabricator
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Graduate
1 2 (40.00%) Junior
1 2 (40.00%) Junior Linux Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Cloud Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) 802.1X
1 1 (20.00%) FreeSWITCH
1 1 (20.00%) LAMP
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (20.00%) Private Cloud
1 1 (20.00%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) CentOS
2 3 (60.00%) Debian
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Build Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Operations
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Document Management
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Information Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Tech Ops
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Dovecot
1 1 (20.00%) iptables
1 1 (20.00%) Postfix
1 1 (20.00%) QEMU
1 1 (20.00%) VirtualBox
1 1 (20.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (20.00%) Oozie
1 1 (20.00%) Proxmox
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Samsung