The table below looks at the statistics for Debian skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Debian over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Debian Linux
Rank 96 102 88
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -14
Permanent jobs citing Debian 13 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.83% 0.27% 0.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.48% 1.04% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 2
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Debian
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 Edinburgh region.

Operating Systems Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
374 386 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 23.82% 26.17% 22.34%
Number of salaries quoted 210 253 177
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Debian
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Debian across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Debian Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Debian
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Debian Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Debian
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Debian across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Debian Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Debian 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 Debian.

1 29 (100.00%) MySQL
1 29 (100.00%) Java
1 29 (100.00%) Perl
1 29 (100.00%) Linux
1 29 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 29 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 27 (93.10%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (93.10%) QA
3 23 (79.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 23 (79.31%) Apache
3 23 (79.31%) Tomcat
4 22 (75.86%) CGI
4 22 (75.86%) OO
4 22 (75.86%) Internet
4 22 (75.86%) JSP
4 22 (75.86%) Servlets
4 22 (75.86%) SOAP
4 22 (75.86%) Web Services
4 22 (75.86%) Automated Testing
4 22 (75.86%) Software Engineering
4 22 (75.86%) Git (software)
4 22 (75.86%) Degree
4 22 (75.86%) Computer Science
5 11 (37.93%) Mentoring
5 11 (37.93%) Project Management
5 11 (37.93%) Quality Management
5 11 (37.93%) XML
5 11 (37.93%) HTML
5 11 (37.93%) PRINCE2
6 7 (24.14%) Configuration Management

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Debian 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 Debian. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (79.31%) Apache
1 23 (79.31%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 22 (75.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (100.00%) MySQL
1 29 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 29 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (75.86%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (75.86%) Developer
1 22 (75.86%) Java Developer
2 6 (20.69%) Senior Java Developer
2 6 (20.69%) Senior Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Administrator
3 4 (13.79%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (10.34%) Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (75.86%) JSP
1 22 (75.86%) Servlets
1 22 (75.86%) SOAP
1 22 (75.86%) Web Services
1 22 (75.86%) CGI
2 11 (37.93%) HTML
2 11 (37.93%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (93.10%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (75.86%) Computer Science
3 7 (24.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (79.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (75.86%) OO
1 22 (75.86%) Automated Testing
1 22 (75.86%) Software Engineering
2 11 (37.93%) Project Management
2 11 (37.93%) Quality Management
2 11 (37.93%) PRINCE2
2 11 (37.93%) Mentoring
3 7 (24.14%) Configuration Management
4 6 (20.69%) ITIL
5 5 (17.24%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) Java
1 29 (100.00%) Perl
2 6 (20.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (75.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (93.10%) QA
2 5 (17.24%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Red Hat
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus on call, bonus and bens
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago