The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
Open Source
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
39 24 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 56.52% 40.00% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 18 21 9
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £47,192
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

Open Source
Salary Trend in Dundee

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Dundee

Open Source
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Dundee region citing Open Source 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 Open Source.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Social Gaming
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon SQS
1 2 (100.00%) Route 53
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Dundee region citing Open Source 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 Open Source. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon SQS
1 2 (100.00%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
General
1 2 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Social Gaming
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby