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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 15 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 7.35% 1.35% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.51% 1.82% -
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
37 55 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 54.41% 74.32% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 27 43 6
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £30,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,995
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 August 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
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (80.00%) Nagios
2 4 (80.00%) Maven
2 4 (80.00%) Ruby
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (80.00%) ZABBIX
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
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) Magento
3 1 (20.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (20.00%) WordPress
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) CMS
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PHP

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 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