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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Debian Linux
Rank 100 105 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Debian 3 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.22% 0.33% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.98% 1.60% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Average salary £30,500 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.23% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
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
306 312 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 22.67% 20.74% 23.44%
Number of salaries quoted 194 195 163
Average salary £36,878 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.65% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,800 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) MySQL
2 7 (77.78%) Perl
3 5 (55.56%) Java
3 5 (55.56%) Apache
3 5 (55.56%) RDBMS
3 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
4 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
4 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
5 3 (33.33%) Internet
5 3 (33.33%) CGI
5 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
5 3 (33.33%) OO
5 3 (33.33%) JSP
5 3 (33.33%) Servlets
5 3 (33.33%) SOAP
5 3 (33.33%) Web Services
5 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 3 (33.33%) Degree
5 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 3 (33.33%) QA
6 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
6 2 (22.22%) XML
6 2 (22.22%) ITIL
6 2 (22.22%) HTML
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 5 (55.56%) Apache
2 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Internet
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
2 2 (22.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) MySQL
2 5 (55.56%) RDBMS
2 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Administrator
1 4 (44.44%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) JSP
1 3 (33.33%) Servlets
1 3 (33.33%) SOAP
1 3 (33.33%) Web Services
1 3 (33.33%) CGI
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
2 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Perl
2 5 (55.56%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
3 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) CCNA
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft