The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dunfermline 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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Fife / Dunfermline
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 - 7
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 5 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dunfermline 41.67% - 20.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 83.33% - 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 4
Median salary £32,500 - £35,750
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 - £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 - £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 Dunfermline with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Dunfermline
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 6 1 4
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dunfermline 50.00% 6.67% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 4
Median salary £42,500 £30,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.34% +5.17%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Dunfermline

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dunfermline 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 Dunfermline

Linux
Salary Trend in Dunfermline

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

Salary trend for Linux in Dunfermline

Linux
Salary Histogram in Dunfermline

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Dunfermline over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Linux in Dunfermline

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Dunfermline region with a requirement for Linux.

1 5 (62.50%) C
2 4 (50.00%) SDLC
3 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (37.50%) Python
3 3 (37.50%) Validation
3 3 (37.50%) APACS
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (25.00%) Physics
4 2 (25.00%) Electronics
4 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) C++
4 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (12.50%) DevOps
5 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
5 1 (12.50%) Image Processing
5 1 (12.50%) ISEB
5 1 (12.50%) EMV
5 1 (12.50%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dunfermline 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:

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) C Developer
2 2 (25.00%) C/C++ Developer
2 2 (25.00%) C/C++ Software Developer
2 2 (25.00%) C++ Developer
2 2 (25.00%) C++ Software Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior C Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior C++ Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Test Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++ Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Software Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) APACS
2 1 (12.50%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (12.50%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) SDLC
2 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
2 3 (37.50%) Validation
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (25.00%) Physics
3 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Image Processing
4 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C
2 3 (37.50%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB