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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Scotland / Stirling
Rank 5 20 10
Rank change year-on-year +15 -10  
Permanent jobs citing Linux 1 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stirling 7.14% 12.50% 14.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 42.86% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 5
Median salary - £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 Stirling with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Stirling
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1 14 33
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stirling 7.14% 29.17% 26.83%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 10
Median salary - £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Stirling

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stirling 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 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

Linux
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 24 March 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
Top Related 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