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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 11 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 15 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 27.27% 19.72% 21.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 75.00% 36.84% 63.16%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 9
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £45,400 £40,995
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
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
20 38 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 36.36% 53.52% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 20 27 15
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £40,995
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -20.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £22,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,995 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 7 July 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Dundee

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 18 (72.00%) Java
2 14 (56.00%) MySQL
2 14 (56.00%) TDD
3 13 (52.00%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (52.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 13 (52.00%) Relational Database
4 12 (48.00%) Java EE
4 12 (48.00%) Spring
4 12 (48.00%) MVC
4 12 (48.00%) XML
5 11 (44.00%) Maven
5 11 (44.00%) Spring MVC
5 11 (44.00%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (44.00%) Web Application Development
6 10 (40.00%) Web Services
7 8 (32.00%) Games
7 8 (32.00%) Game Development
8 7 (28.00%) Windows
9 6 (24.00%) SQL
9 6 (24.00%) C
9 6 (24.00%) Firmware
10 4 (16.00%) C++
10 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
10 4 (16.00%) SDLC
10 4 (16.00%) Embedded Systems
10 4 (16.00%) Android
10 4 (16.00%) Test Scripting
11 3 (12.00%) WebSphere
11 3 (12.00%) Atmel
11 3 (12.00%) Mobile App

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 3 (12.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.00%) nginx
2 1 (4.00%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (44.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) LDAP
2 1 (4.00%) VPN
2 1 (4.00%) Internet
2 1 (4.00%) VLAN
2 1 (4.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (56.00%) MySQL
2 13 (52.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (8.00%) SQLite
5 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Maven
2 2 (8.00%) WinDbg
3 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.00%) Subversion
3 1 (4.00%) JIRA
3 1 (4.00%) Selenium
3 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (32.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Developer
2 10 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Software Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Test Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Firmware Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Software Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Integration Specialist
6 2 (8.00%) Firmware Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Systems Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (4.00%) PHP Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Test Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Administrator
7 1 (4.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) XML
1 12 (48.00%) Spring
1 12 (48.00%) Java EE
2 11 (44.00%) Spring MVC
3 10 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (8.00%) CSS
4 2 (8.00%) HTML
4 2 (8.00%) Qt
5 1 (4.00%) GWT
5 1 (4.00%) .NET
5 1 (4.00%) Ajax
5 1 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.00%) GIS
4 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Android
3 3 (12.00%) UNIX
3 3 (12.00%) AIX
3 3 (12.00%) Solaris
3 3 (12.00%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (8.00%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) TDD
2 13 (52.00%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (52.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 12 (48.00%) MVC
4 11 (44.00%) Web Application Development
5 8 (32.00%) Game Development
6 4 (16.00%) SDLC
6 4 (16.00%) Test Scripting
7 2 (8.00%) B2B
7 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (8.00%) Validation
7 2 (8.00%) Scrum
7 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.00%) Automated Testing
8 1 (4.00%) OOP
8 1 (4.00%) OO
8 1 (4.00%) Software Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Refactoring
8 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) Java
2 6 (24.00%) C
2 6 (24.00%) SQL
3 4 (16.00%) C++
4 3 (12.00%) Embedded C
4 3 (12.00%) Embedded C++
5 2 (8.00%) Assembly Language
5 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.00%) PHP
6 1 (4.00%) C#
6 1 (4.00%) Ruby
6 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
1 2 (8.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Firmware
2 1 (4.00%) Samba
2 1 (4.00%) vSphere
2 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (4.00%) NFS
2 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) IBM
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle
1 3 (12.00%) Atmel
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco
2 1 (4.00%) HP
2 1 (4.00%) VMware
Dundee, Angus
In Practice Systems Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum including benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Dundee, Angus
In Practice Systems Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £48,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago