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 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
Open Source
Rank 13 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 9.09% 1.22% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.71% 1.72% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
34 58 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 61.82% 70.73% 19.44%
Number of salaries quoted 27 42 6
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £30,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £40,500 £40,995
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Maven
2 4 (80.00%) Ruby
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (80.00%) Nagios
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Puppet
2 4 (80.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (80.00%) Hudson
2 4 (80.00%) Node.js
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 4 (80.00%) ZABBIX
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) Magento
3 1 (20.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (20.00%) WordPress
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 4 (80.00%) Node.js
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
2 1 (20.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (20.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Maven
1 4 (80.00%) Hudson
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Nagios
1 4 (80.00%) ZABBIX
1 4 (80.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft