Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 68 103
Rank change year-on-year -3 +35 -
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 3 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.39% 1.45% 0.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.30% 5.96% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 0
Merseyside median annual salary £32,500 £52,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.10% - -
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £31,550
% change year-on-year +6.67% +18.86% -21.13%

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 Merseyside with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 231 235 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 29.81% 24.33% 30.57%
Number of salaries quoted 190 166 234
Merseyside median annual salary £35,072 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.91% -3.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £21,700 £22,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £61,250 £57,125
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Ubuntu in Merseyside

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Ubuntu in Merseyside

Ubuntu
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 14 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +6 3 £32,500 -39.53% 6
Ubuntu
North West

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Docker
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Core
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Games
3 1 (33.33%) Debian
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) QA

Ubuntu
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (33.33%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Grunt
2 1 (33.33%) gulp
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) webpack
General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Agile .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Agile C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Core
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) libvirt
2 1 (33.33%) Node.js
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) Sass
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Vue.js
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
1 1 (33.33%) Online Games
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Development
3 1 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (33.33%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (33.33%) Progressive Enhancement
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Docker
2 1 (33.33%) LXC
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (33.33%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat