The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dundee with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Scotland / Dundee
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 12 8
Rank change year-on-year +3 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 5 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dundee 13.16% 10.00% 15.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 62.50% 28.57% 37.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 4
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Dundee with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Dundee
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 8 14 27
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dundee 21.05% 35.00% 40.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 10
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Dundee

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dundee citing Linux as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Dundee

Linux
Salary Trend in Dundee

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

Salary trend for Linux in Dundee

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dundee region with a requirement for Linux.

1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) Python
1 3 (60.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (40.00%) RESTful
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Google
2 2 (40.00%) JSON
2 2 (40.00%) Games
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) VBScript
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dundee by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (40.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
General
1 2 (40.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Web Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) JSON
2 2 (40.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) WPF
3 1 (20.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps
1 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) MVVM
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Python
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) VB
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Google
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft