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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Debian Linux
Rank 91 101 101
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Permanent jobs citing Debian 9 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.71% 0.29% 0.072%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.37% 1.20% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 0
Average salary £42,500 £30,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.21% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -
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
267 332 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.96% 24.20% 24.86%
Number of salaries quoted 170 197 226
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 8 February 2016, 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 25 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (96.00%) Perl
3 22 (88.00%) MySQL
4 20 (80.00%) Java
4 20 (80.00%) Apache
4 20 (80.00%) RDBMS
4 20 (80.00%) LAMP
4 20 (80.00%) Relational Database
5 19 (76.00%) Tomcat
6 18 (72.00%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (68.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (68.00%) Web Services
8 16 (64.00%) SOAP
8 16 (64.00%) JSP
8 16 (64.00%) CGI
8 16 (64.00%) Project Management
8 16 (64.00%) Git (software)
8 16 (64.00%) Software Engineering
9 14 (56.00%) Degree
9 14 (56.00%) Computer Science
9 14 (56.00%) Quality Management
9 14 (56.00%) Automated Testing
9 14 (56.00%) High Availability
9 14 (56.00%) Internet
9 14 (56.00%) Servlets
9 14 (56.00%) OO
9 14 (56.00%) PRINCE2
9 14 (56.00%) Mentoring
10 5 (20.00%) Configuration Management
10 5 (20.00%) Red Hat

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 20 (80.00%) Apache
2 19 (76.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (56.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (88.00%) MySQL
2 20 (80.00%) RDBMS
2 20 (80.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (64.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Software Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Java Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Java Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Senior Java Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Senior Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Administrator
4 5 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) DevOps Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Junior Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (80.00%) LAMP
2 17 (68.00%) Web Services
3 16 (64.00%) CGI
3 16 (64.00%) JSP
3 16 (64.00%) SOAP
4 14 (56.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 18 (72.00%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (56.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (68.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.00%) CentOS
3 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (4.00%) Unix
3 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Project Management
1 16 (64.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (56.00%) Automated Testing
2 14 (56.00%) High Availability
2 14 (56.00%) Mentoring
2 14 (56.00%) OO
2 14 (56.00%) PRINCE2
2 14 (56.00%) Quality Management
3 5 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (16.00%) DevOps
4 4 (16.00%) ITIL
4 4 (16.00%) Ticket Management
4 4 (16.00%) Time Management
5 3 (12.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 24 (96.00%) Perl
2 20 (80.00%) Java
3 5 (20.00%) SQL
4 4 (16.00%) Python
5 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (56.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) QA
2 4 (16.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Puppet
2 3 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.00%) New Relic
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus and bens
Posted: 4 days ago