The table below looks at the statistics for POSIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited POSIX over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Portable Operating System Interface for UNIX (POSIX)
Rank 208 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing POSIX 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.020% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.067% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £67,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +20.00%
POSIX
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1482 1587 1832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.68% 28.55% 33.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1221 1318 1665
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

POSIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing POSIX across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

POSIX Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

POSIX
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing POSIX across the Berkshire region.

POSIX Salary Trend in Berkshire

POSIX
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing POSIX within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 1 £67,500 -
POSIX
South East

POSIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing POSIX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited POSIX.

1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Debian
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) GNU Toolchain
2 2 (66.67%) Patch Management
2 2 (66.67%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) TestNG
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) J2SE
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) JBoss
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit

POSIX
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing POSIX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited POSIX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) GNU Toolchain
2 1 (33.33%) JUnit
2 1 (33.33%) TestNG
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Principle Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) JSP
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) J2SE
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Patch Management
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA