The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 12 13 13
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 5 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 6.94% 13.79% 8.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.73% 29.27% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 0
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
Linux
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dundee region.

Operating Systems Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
22 41 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 30.56% 47.13% 23.73%
Number of salaries quoted 9 31 5
Average salary £32,500 £24,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.41% -31.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £22,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Dundee region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

Linux
Salary Trend in Dundee

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Dundee region.

Linux Salary Trend in Dundee

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Dundee region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 4 (44.44%) C
1 4 (44.44%) Java
1 4 (44.44%) Firmware
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Android
2 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (22.22%) Qt
3 2 (22.22%) Hadoop
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
3 2 (22.22%) JIRA
3 2 (22.22%) Selenium
3 2 (22.22%) SQLite
3 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
3 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) Ajax
3 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) .NET
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) C++
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) GIS
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) CSS

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Dundee region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
1 1 (11.11%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
1 1 (11.11%) VLAN
1 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (22.22%) SQLite
1 2 (22.22%) Hadoop
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
1 2 (22.22%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) WinDbg
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Test Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Software Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Firmware Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Firmware Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) Ajax
1 2 (22.22%) Qt
2 1 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) GIS
1 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
1 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) Home Automation
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Android
2 2 (22.22%) OpenWrt
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Validation
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C
1 4 (44.44%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) C++
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded C
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded C++
3 1 (11.11%) Assembly Language
3 1 (11.11%) Ruby
3 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Firmware
2 1 (11.11%) Samba
2 1 (11.11%) vSphere
2 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (11.11%) NFS
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Atmel
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
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