The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 14 12 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Permanent jobs citing Linux 4 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 6.78% 11.86% 20.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 58.33% 48.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 5
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Linux
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 Stirling region.

Operating Systems Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
8 24 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 13.56% 20.34% 42.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 16
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Linux
Salary Trend in Stirling

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

Linux Salary Trend in Stirling

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stirling region citing Linux 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 Linux.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) JSP
1 4 (100.00%) Servlets
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe
1 4 (100.00%) Xcode
1 4 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Android
1 4 (100.00%) RESTful
1 4 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (100.00%) CSS3
1 4 (100.00%) PhoneGap
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 4 (100.00%) Sass
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Cordova

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stirling region citing Linux 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 Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (100.00%) gulp
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
1 4 (100.00%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Android Developer
2 3 (75.00%) HTML Developer
2 3 (75.00%) iOS Android Developer
2 3 (75.00%) iOS Developer
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Android SDK
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Cordova
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) CSS3
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) Ionic Framework
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) JSP
1 4 (100.00%) PhoneGap
1 4 (100.00%) RESTful
1 4 (100.00%) Sass
1 4 (100.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Android
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Android Development
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile Development
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (75.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Apple Swift
1 4 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe
1 4 (100.00%) Atlassian