The table below looks at the statistics for Debian skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Debian over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Debian Linux
Rank 145 163 160
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -3
Permanent jobs citing Debian 19 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.60% 0.22% 0.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.38% 0.88% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 4
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +36.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
Debian
UK

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

Operating Systems Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
799 913 860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 25.13% 24.85% 26.17%
Number of salaries quoted 467 562 569
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Debian
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Debian Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Debian
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Debian Salary Trend in Scotland

Debian
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Debian within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +15 18 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Aberdeen - 1 £38,500 -
Debian
UK

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 29 (96.67%) MySQL
2 29 (96.67%) Perl
3 27 (90.00%) Java
3 27 (90.00%) RDBMS
3 27 (90.00%) Relational Database
4 24 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (80.00%) QA
5 23 (76.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (70.00%) Git (software)
6 21 (70.00%) Degree
6 21 (70.00%) Computer Science
6 21 (70.00%) Automated Testing
6 21 (70.00%) Software Engineering
6 21 (70.00%) CGI
6 21 (70.00%) Internet
6 21 (70.00%) JSP
6 21 (70.00%) Servlets
6 21 (70.00%) SOAP
6 21 (70.00%) Web Services
6 21 (70.00%) OO
6 21 (70.00%) Apache
6 21 (70.00%) Tomcat
7 11 (36.67%) XML
7 11 (36.67%) HTML
8 10 (33.33%) PRINCE2
8 10 (33.33%) Project Management
8 10 (33.33%) Quality Management
8 10 (33.33%) Mentoring
9 7 (23.33%) Data Centre

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 21 (70.00%) Apache
1 21 (70.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (70.00%) Internet
2 2 (6.67%) LAN
2 2 (6.67%) WAN
3 1 (3.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (96.67%) MySQL
2 27 (90.00%) RDBMS
2 27 (90.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (70.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (70.00%) Developer
1 21 (70.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 6 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Administrator
4 3 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Operations Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (70.00%) JSP
1 21 (70.00%) Servlets
1 21 (70.00%) SOAP
1 21 (70.00%) Web Services
1 21 (70.00%) CGI
2 11 (36.67%) HTML
2 11 (36.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (70.00%) Computer Science
3 7 (23.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (76.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (10.00%) Windows
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) OO
1 21 (70.00%) Automated Testing
1 21 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 10 (33.33%) Project Management
2 10 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 10 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 6 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (13.33%) ITIL
5 3 (10.00%) Time Management
6 1 (3.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 29 (96.67%) Perl
2 27 (90.00%) Java
3 5 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
4 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 21 (70.00%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) CCNA
2 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (80.00%) QA
2 3 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Red Hat
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco
3 1 (3.33%) VMware
Edinburgh & Lothians
Edgar Stewart
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
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