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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 4 6 15
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Permanent jobs citing Linux 16 30 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 29.09% 36.59% 5.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 69.77% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 2
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,550 £28,000 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,650 £40,995 £34,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
32 43 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 58.18% 52.44% 30.56%
Number of salaries quoted 24 32 5
Average salary £42,500 £40,995 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.67% +36.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £40,995
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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
Salary Histogram in Dundee

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Dundee region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Dundee

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 16 (53.33%) Java
2 15 (50.00%) MySQL
2 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (40.00%) Windows
3 12 (40.00%) Apache
4 11 (36.67%) Red Hat
4 11 (36.67%) Ruby
5 10 (33.33%) SQL
6 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 9 (30.00%) HTML
6 9 (30.00%) CSS
6 9 (30.00%) Python
6 9 (30.00%) PHP
6 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (30.00%) Software Engineering
7 8 (26.67%) NoSQL
7 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET
7 8 (26.67%) Perl
7 8 (26.67%) .NET
8 7 (23.33%) Games
8 7 (23.33%) Scrum
8 7 (23.33%) VMware
8 7 (23.33%) Cisco
8 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (23.33%) Hyper-V
8 7 (23.33%) Node.js
9 6 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (20.00%) Performance Management
9 6 (20.00%) Oracle

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 12 (40.00%) Apache
2 7 (23.33%) Node.js
3 6 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 6 (20.00%) IIS
4 5 (16.67%) nginx
4 5 (16.67%) Lync
4 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.33%) Jetty
5 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (10.00%) Amazon S3
1 3 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (6.67%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) SMTP
1 2 (6.67%) HTTP
1 2 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (3.33%) SSL
2 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (50.00%) MySQL
2 8 (26.67%) NoSQL
3 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 4 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (10.00%) MongoDB
5 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Subversion
2 4 (13.33%) Maven
2 4 (13.33%) Hudson
2 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
3 3 (10.00%) JUnit
4 1 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 7 (23.33%) Games
2 3 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Software Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Server Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Software Developer
4 4 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Lead Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Technical Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Graduate
6 2 (6.67%) Mobile Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Storage Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) CSS
1 9 (30.00%) HTML
2 8 (26.67%) .NET
2 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (13.33%) Web Services
3 4 (13.33%) Hibernate
3 4 (13.33%) Spring
4 3 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (10.00%) jQuery
4 3 (10.00%) HTML5
4 3 (10.00%) Sinatra
4 3 (10.00%) LESS
4 3 (10.00%) J2EE
5 2 (6.67%) JSP
6 1 (3.33%) Servlets
6 1 (3.33%) SOAP
6 1 (3.33%) XML
6 1 (3.33%) JMS
6 1 (3.33%) LAMP
6 1 (3.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Mobile Games
1 5 (16.67%) Social Gaming
2 4 (13.33%) Open Source
2 4 (13.33%) Replication
2 4 (13.33%) Statistics
3 2 (6.67%) Online Games
4 1 (3.33%) Social Media
4 1 (3.33%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Windows
2 6 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (16.67%) OpenSolaris
3 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (16.67%) Solaris
3 5 (16.67%) Ubuntu
3 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (13.33%) Android
4 4 (13.33%) UNIX
5 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (23.33%) Scrum
4 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (20.00%) Performance Management
5 5 (16.67%) OOP
5 5 (16.67%) OO
5 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 5 (16.67%) DevOps
6 4 (13.33%) Project Management
6 4 (13.33%) Web Development
7 3 (10.00%) TDD
7 3 (10.00%) Line Management
7 3 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
7 3 (10.00%) Software Architecture
7 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (10.00%) User Stories
8 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (6.67%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) Java
2 11 (36.67%) Ruby
3 10 (33.33%) SQL
4 9 (30.00%) Python
4 9 (30.00%) PHP
4 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (26.67%) Perl
6 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 5 (16.67%) Bash Shell
7 3 (10.00%) C++
8 2 (6.67%) C
9 1 (3.33%) C#
9 1 (3.33%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (23.33%) Hyper-V
2 5 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) Nagios
1 5 (16.67%) Puppet
2 4 (13.33%) ZABBIX
3 2 (6.67%) SCCM
4 1 (3.33%) Cacti
4 1 (3.33%) Munin
4 1 (3.33%) Vagrant
4 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Red Hat
2 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (23.33%) Cisco
3 7 (23.33%) VMware
4 6 (20.00%) Oracle
5 5 (16.67%) Dell
5 5 (16.67%) NetApp
5 5 (16.67%) Veeam
6 2 (6.67%) Facebook
7 1 (3.33%) Google