Period
to 4 December 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 4 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
4 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 92 47 56
Rank change year-on-year -45 +9 +15
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 1 3 14
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 0.13% 0.95% 2.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.02% 4.00% 11.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 14
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £88,000 £52,500 £32,000
Median % change year-on-year +67.62% +64.06% -
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% -14.29%

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 98 75 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 12.83% 23.81% 21.49%
Number of salaries quoted 46 50 71
10th Percentile £28,125 £32,500 £25,750
25th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £29,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year -11.11% +28.57% -12.50%
75th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £48,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £60,000 £60,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing Ubuntu as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for Ubuntu in Northern Ireland

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Ubuntu in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for Ubuntu in Northern Ireland

Ubuntu
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 4 December 2021. 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
County Antrim - 1 £88,000 -
Ubuntu
UK

For the 6 months to 4 December 2021, 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Azure
1 1 (100.00%) AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Native
1 1 (100.00%) IT Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree

Ubuntu
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 (100.00%) AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Azure
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) IT Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat