Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Fife 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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Scotland > Fife
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 6 12
Rank change year-on-year -10 +6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Fife 2.08% 12.77% 13.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.11% 60.00% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 9
Fife median annual salary £24,000 £32,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.15% +10.17% -7.81%
10th Percentile £22,000 £26,500 £25,850
90th Percentile £26,000 £43,750 £43,750
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -1.73%

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

All Operating Systems
Fife
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 9 10 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Fife 18.75% 21.28% 25.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 15
Fife median annual salary £37,250 £33,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.19% +13.56% -7.81%
10th Percentile £23,875 £25,400 £18,300
90th Percentile £48,375 £43,750 £43,250
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Fife

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Fife

Linux
Salary Trend in Fife

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

Salary trend for Linux in Fife

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Fife region with a requirement for Linux.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Fife 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C/C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate C C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate C Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Degree