Period
to 26 July 2017

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 6 months to 26 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Scotland > Dundee
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 14 13
Rank change year-on-year +10 -1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Linux 26 6 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dundee 32.10% 9.84% 16.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 65.00% 37.50% 42.31%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 16
Dundee median annual salary £44,250 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.63% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £34,373 £37,500
90th Percentile £59,750 £42,500 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% - +6.25%

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 40 16 52
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dundee 49.38% 26.23% 39.39%
Number of salaries quoted 26 9 33
Dundee median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.13% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,246 £23,400
90th Percentile £59,750 £43,000 £51,500
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Dundee

Job postings citing Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dundee.

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

Linux
Salary Histogram in Dundee

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Dundee over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Dundee

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 20 (76.92%) Windows
1 20 (76.92%) Python
2 19 (73.08%) C#
2 19 (73.08%) Java
2 19 (73.08%) Degree
3 18 (69.23%) C++
3 18 (69.23%) VB
4 17 (65.38%) Firmware
4 17 (65.38%) C
4 17 (65.38%) Android
4 17 (65.38%) Electronics
5 16 (61.54%) Banking
5 16 (61.54%) Software Engineering
5 16 (61.54%) Configuration Management
5 16 (61.54%) OO
6 10 (38.46%) VxWorks
7 9 (34.62%) Project Planning
8 7 (26.92%) Arduino
8 7 (26.92%) Raspberry Pi
9 5 (19.23%) REST
9 5 (19.23%) SQL
10 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
10 4 (15.38%) RESTful
10 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
10 4 (15.38%) Google
10 4 (15.38%) JSON
10 4 (15.38%) Games
10 4 (15.38%) NoSQL
10 4 (15.38%) DevOps

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 2 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (15.38%) Google Cloud Platform
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.85%) Big Data
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (65.38%) Electronics
2 16 (61.54%) Banking
3 4 (15.38%) Games
4 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Software Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) Senior Software Engineer
3 7 (26.92%) Graduate
3 7 (26.92%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Developer
4 4 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.85%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.85%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.85%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) C++ Programmer
6 1 (3.85%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) PHP Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Programmer
6 1 (3.85%) Service Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) REST
2 4 (15.38%) JSON
2 4 (15.38%) RESTful
3 2 (7.69%) .NET
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.85%) CSS
4 1 (3.85%) HTML
4 1 (3.85%) JMS
4 1 (3.85%) SOAP
4 1 (3.85%) Spring
4 1 (3.85%) Web Services
4 1 (3.85%) WPF
4 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Arduino
1 7 (26.92%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 20 (76.92%) Windows
2 17 (65.38%) Android
3 10 (38.46%) VxWorks
4 3 (11.54%) Unix
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Configuration Management
1 16 (61.54%) OO
1 16 (61.54%) Software Engineering
2 9 (34.62%) Project Planning
3 4 (15.38%) DevOps
4 3 (11.54%) SDLC
5 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.69%) Scrum
6 1 (3.85%) ERP
6 1 (3.85%) MVVM
6 1 (3.85%) Project Management
6 1 (3.85%) TDD
6 1 (3.85%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.85%) Web Application Development
6 1 (3.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (76.92%) Python
2 19 (73.08%) C#
2 19 (73.08%) Java
3 18 (69.23%) C++
3 18 (69.23%) VB
4 17 (65.38%) C
5 5 (19.23%) SQL
6 1 (3.85%) PHP
6 1 (3.85%) Ruby
6 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (73.08%) Degree
System Software
1 17 (65.38%) Firmware
2 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Google
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) VMware