The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Scotland / Dundee
Rank - 19 12
Permanent jobs citing Linux 0 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee - 12.50% 8.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 26.67% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 1
Median salary - £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
12 30 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 60.00% 46.88% 30.43%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 9
Median salary £27,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.92% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £30,750 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

The demand trend of job ads across the Dundee region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 19 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dundee region with a requirement for Linux.

1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Games
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Maven
3 1 (33.33%) Java EE
3 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee 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 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
General
1 2 (66.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C++ Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Java EE
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Java