The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dunfermline region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 5 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 3 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 11.54% 12.00% 10.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.86% 25.00% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 2
Median salary £40,000 £32,000 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -10.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £32,000 £32,350
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £32,000 £39,150
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Linux
Fife

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

Operating Systems Category
Dunfermline
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
7 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 26.92% 48.00% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 5
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,800 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £40,000 £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunfermline

The demand trend of job ads across the Dunfermline region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Dunfermline

Linux
Salary Trend in Dunfermline

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

Linux Salary Trend in Dunfermline

Linux
Salary Histogram in Dunfermline

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Dunfermline region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Linux Salary Histogram in Dunfermline

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunfermline

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 Dunfermline region with a requirement for Linux.

1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) RS-232
2 1 (33.33%) RS-485
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Dunfermline 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) RS-232
1 1 (33.33%) RS-485
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Verification Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Verification Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
1 1 (33.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification