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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 16 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Permanent jobs citing Linux 10 18 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 13.16% 26.47% 39.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.26% 50.00% 69.05%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 23
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
31 36 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 40.79% 52.94% 57.53%
Number of salaries quoted 25 26 34
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,995
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,300 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,995 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 31 August 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Dundee

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (81.82%) Java
2 15 (68.18%) MySQL
2 15 (68.18%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (68.18%) Relational Database
3 14 (63.64%) TDD
4 13 (59.09%) Java EE
4 13 (59.09%) XML
4 13 (59.09%) Spring
5 12 (54.55%) Maven
5 12 (54.55%) MVC
5 12 (54.55%) Spring MVC
5 12 (54.55%) Web Application Development
6 11 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (50.00%) Web Services
7 10 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
8 8 (36.36%) Game Development
8 8 (36.36%) Games
9 6 (27.27%) SQL
9 6 (27.27%) Windows
10 4 (18.18%) Firmware
10 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
10 4 (18.18%) Oracle
10 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
10 4 (18.18%) C
10 4 (18.18%) LDAP
10 4 (18.18%) IBM
10 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
10 4 (18.18%) WebSphere
11 3 (13.64%) Degree
11 3 (13.64%) OpenWrt

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 4 (18.18%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.55%) Drupal
2 1 (4.55%) JBoss
2 1 (4.55%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) LDAP
2 1 (4.55%) DHCP
2 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
2 1 (4.55%) SNMP
2 1 (4.55%) DNS
2 1 (4.55%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (68.18%) MySQL
1 15 (68.18%) Relational Database
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.55%) SQLite
4 1 (4.55%) Big Data
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (54.55%) Maven
2 1 (4.55%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) WinDbg
2 1 (4.55%) Hudson
2 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.55%) Trac
General
1 8 (36.36%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Developer
2 10 (45.45%) Java Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Software Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Firmware Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Integration Specialist
4 3 (13.64%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) PHP Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Security Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Security Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Information Security Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Information Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Information Security Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) XML
1 13 (59.09%) Spring
1 13 (59.09%) Java EE
2 12 (54.55%) Spring MVC
3 11 (50.00%) Web Services
4 1 (4.55%) HTML
4 1 (4.55%) CSS
4 1 (4.55%) GWT
4 1 (4.55%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Life Science
3 1 (4.55%) Health Informatics
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Private Cloud
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Grid Computing
3 1 (4.55%) Informatics
3 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) AIX
2 3 (13.64%) Solaris
2 3 (13.64%) UNIX
2 3 (13.64%) OpenWrt
3 2 (9.09%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (9.09%) Android
4 1 (4.55%) CentOS
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (63.64%) TDD
3 12 (54.55%) MVC
3 12 (54.55%) Web Application Development
4 11 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (36.36%) Game Development
6 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
7 3 (13.64%) B2B
8 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
8 2 (9.09%) SDLC
9 1 (4.55%) Analytics
9 1 (4.55%) Information Governance
9 1 (4.55%) Low Latency
9 1 (4.55%) Coaching
9 1 (4.55%) Data Governance
9 1 (4.55%) Performance Management
9 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
9 1 (4.55%) Open Source
9 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
9 1 (4.55%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) Java
2 6 (27.27%) SQL
3 4 (18.18%) C
4 3 (13.64%) C++
5 2 (9.09%) Embedded C
5 2 (9.09%) Embedded C++
6 1 (4.55%) Assembly Language
6 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.55%) Perl
6 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (4.55%) MCSE
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) RHCE
2 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Firmware
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.55%) GPFS
2 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Tivoli
1 1 (4.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (4.55%) Nagios
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
1 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) IBM
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) Atmel
3 1 (4.55%) Opsware
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco
3 1 (4.55%) Dell
3 1 (4.55%) Remedy
3 1 (4.55%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) Brocade
Dundee, Angus
In Practice Systems Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Depending on experience plus bens
Posted: 12 days ago