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

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Debian Linux
Rank 149 158 153
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs citing Debian 12 5 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.40% 0.16% 0.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.66% 0.67% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 17
Average salary £42,500 £31,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.92% -55.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -
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
722 745 946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 24.34% 23.98% 28.30%
Number of salaries quoted 429 444 590
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,350 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 10 February 2016. 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 +7 9 £42,500 +34.92% 1
Glasgow - 2 £40,000 -
Dundee - 1 - -
Debian
UK

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 26 (92.86%) Linux
2 24 (85.71%) Perl
3 22 (78.57%) MySQL
4 20 (71.43%) Java
4 20 (71.43%) Apache
4 20 (71.43%) RDBMS
4 20 (71.43%) LAMP
4 20 (71.43%) Relational Database
5 19 (67.86%) Tomcat
6 18 (64.29%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (60.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (60.71%) Web Services
8 16 (57.14%) JSP
8 16 (57.14%) SOAP
8 16 (57.14%) CGI
8 16 (57.14%) Project Management
8 16 (57.14%) Git (software)
8 16 (57.14%) Software Engineering
9 15 (53.57%) Degree
9 15 (53.57%) Computer Science
10 14 (50.00%) High Availability
10 14 (50.00%) Mentoring
10 14 (50.00%) Internet
10 14 (50.00%) Quality Management
10 14 (50.00%) Automated Testing
10 14 (50.00%) OO
10 14 (50.00%) Servlets
10 14 (50.00%) PRINCE2
11 6 (21.43%) Data Centre
11 6 (21.43%) Python

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 20 (71.43%) Apache
2 19 (67.86%) Tomcat
3 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.14%) Skype for Business
4 1 (3.57%) ExpressionEngine
4 1 (3.57%) Node.js
4 1 (3.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (7.14%) BGP
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (7.14%) Firewall
2 2 (7.14%) FWSM
2 2 (7.14%) HSRP
2 2 (7.14%) IPv6
2 2 (7.14%) LAN
2 2 (7.14%) MPLS
2 2 (7.14%) OSPF
2 2 (7.14%) VLAN
2 2 (7.14%) VPN
2 2 (7.14%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (78.57%) MySQL
2 20 (71.43%) RDBMS
2 20 (71.43%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.57%) Mocha
General
1 2 (7.14%) Back Office
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Software Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) Java Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) Java Software Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) Senior Java Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) Senior Java Software Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) Senior Software Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Java Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Senior Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Administrator
4 5 (17.86%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (17.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (17.86%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Graduate
6 1 (3.57%) Junior
6 1 (3.57%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (71.43%) LAMP
2 17 (60.71%) Web Services
3 16 (57.14%) CGI
3 16 (57.14%) JSP
3 16 (57.14%) SOAP
4 14 (50.00%) Servlets
5 2 (7.14%) COM
6 1 (3.57%) Ajax
6 1 (3.57%) Apache Flex
6 1 (3.57%) CSS
6 1 (3.57%) CSS3
6 1 (3.57%) HTML
6 1 (3.57%) HTML5
6 1 (3.57%) JSON
6 1 (3.57%) RESTful
6 1 (3.57%) Sass
6 1 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 18 (64.29%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (53.57%) Computer Science
3 6 (21.43%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.57%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 26 (92.86%) Linux
2 17 (60.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (10.71%) CentOS
3 3 (10.71%) Windows
4 2 (7.14%) Ubuntu
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Project Management
1 16 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 14 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 14 (50.00%) High Availability
2 14 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 14 (50.00%) OO
2 14 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 14 (50.00%) Quality Management
3 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management
3 5 (17.86%) Network Design
4 4 (14.29%) DevOps
4 4 (14.29%) ITIL
4 4 (14.29%) Ticket Management
4 4 (14.29%) Time Management
5 2 (7.14%) Change Management
6 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.57%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (3.57%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (85.71%) Perl
2 20 (71.43%) Java
3 6 (21.43%) Python
4 5 (17.86%) SQL
5 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.57%) ClojureScript
6 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.57%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (53.57%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) CCNA
2 2 (7.14%) CCNP
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) QA
1 4 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
1 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) Puppet
2 3 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.57%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Red Hat
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco
2 2 (7.14%) Juniper
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) VMware
3 1 (3.57%) New Relic
3 1 (3.57%) Rackspace
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Absolute Solution Limited
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Posted: 6 days ago