Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stirling 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Linux
Scotland > Stirling
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 10 20
Rank change year-on-year -7 +10 +19
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stirling 1.52% 16.33% 7.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% 47.06% 45.83%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 10
Stirling median annual salary - £33,000 £30,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -58.84%
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.03% +4.43%

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 Stirling with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Stirling
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 4 17 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stirling 6.06% 34.69% 16.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 17 15
Stirling median annual salary £24,000 £47,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -49.47% +69.64% -37.78%
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.23% +1.25% +6.67%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Stirling

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Stirling

Linux
Salary Trend in Stirling

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

Salary trend for Linux in Stirling

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Stirling region with a requirement for Linux.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) GIS
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Django
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stirling 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) GIS
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Django
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SQL