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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 77 71 70
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 12 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.33% 1.02% 2.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.38% 4.90% 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 15
Average salary £39,250 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.36% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UNIX
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Operating Systems Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
223 143 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 24.67% 20.85% 36.22%
Number of salaries quoted 198 118 270
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,350 £20,000 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

UNIX
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

UNIX Salary Trend in Brighton

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Brighton

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing UNIX 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 UNIX.

1 62 (89.86%) Linux
2 49 (71.01%) SQL
3 48 (69.57%) XML
4 45 (65.22%) Tomcat
4 45 (65.22%) Java
5 40 (57.97%) Perl
5 40 (57.97%) Spring
6 39 (56.52%) PostgreSQL
7 38 (55.07%) JavaScript
7 38 (55.07%) HTML
7 38 (55.07%) Subversion
7 38 (55.07%) Git (software)
8 35 (50.72%) XPath
8 35 (50.72%) CSS
8 35 (50.72%) XQuery
9 33 (47.83%) HTTP
10 32 (46.38%) Web Services
11 29 (42.03%) Ruby
12 25 (36.23%) JPA
12 25 (36.23%) jQuery
12 25 (36.23%) Hibernate
13 23 (33.33%) MVC
13 23 (33.33%) SOAP
13 23 (33.33%) J2EE
13 23 (33.33%) Java EE
13 23 (33.33%) Spring MVC
14 22 (31.88%) QA
14 22 (31.88%) OO
15 20 (28.99%) Jetty
15 20 (28.99%) Maven

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing UNIX 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 UNIX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 45 (65.22%) Tomcat
2 20 (28.99%) Jetty
3 16 (23.19%) Apache
4 7 (10.14%) Node.js
4 7 (10.14%) OpenStack
5 4 (5.80%) Apache Solr
6 2 (2.90%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.14%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (10.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (47.83%) HTTP
2 10 (14.49%) TCP/IP
2 10 (14.49%) SMTP
3 7 (10.14%) VoIP
4 2 (2.90%) Network Security
4 2 (2.90%) BGP
4 2 (2.90%) DNS
5 1 (1.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (56.52%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (20.29%) MySQL
3 7 (10.14%) Relational Database
3 7 (10.14%) RDBMS
4 6 (8.70%) SQL Server
5 4 (5.80%) SQLite
5 4 (5.80%) MarkLogic
5 4 (5.80%) BaseX
6 2 (2.90%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 38 (55.07%) Subversion
1 38 (55.07%) Git (software)
2 20 (28.99%) Maven
3 18 (26.09%) Ant
4 6 (8.70%) Selenium
5 4 (5.80%) WebDriver
5 4 (5.80%) Cucumber
6 3 (4.35%) JIRA
7 2 (2.90%) RSpec
8 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.45%) JUnit
General
1 4 (5.80%) Publishing
2 2 (2.90%) Finance
3 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (66.67%) Developer
2 33 (47.83%) Java Developer
3 22 (31.88%) Senior Developer
4 18 (26.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 17 (24.64%) Senior Java Developer
6 13 (18.84%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 10 (14.49%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 10 (14.49%) Perl Developer
7 10 (14.49%) Linux Administrator
7 10 (14.49%) Administrator
7 10 (14.49%) Systems Administrator
8 7 (10.14%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (10.14%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (7.25%) Web Developer
9 5 (7.25%) Java Web Developer
9 5 (7.25%) J2EE Developer
10 4 (5.80%) Senior Perl Developer
11 3 (4.35%) Analyst
11 3 (4.35%) Test Analyst
11 3 (4.35%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (69.57%) XML
2 40 (57.97%) Spring
3 38 (55.07%) HTML
4 35 (50.72%) CSS
5 32 (46.38%) Web Services
6 25 (36.23%) JPA
6 25 (36.23%) jQuery
6 25 (36.23%) Hibernate
7 23 (33.33%) SOAP
7 23 (33.33%) J2EE
7 23 (33.33%) Java EE
7 23 (33.33%) Spring MVC
8 18 (26.09%) Cocoon
8 18 (26.09%) Tapestry
9 17 (24.64%) Servlets
10 10 (14.49%) XSLT
11 2 (2.90%) Ruby on Rails
11 2 (2.90%) Lucene
11 2 (2.90%) XML Schema
11 2 (2.90%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (24.64%) Inversion of Control
2 14 (20.29%) Open Source
3 7 (10.14%) Digital Media
3 7 (10.14%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.90%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.90%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 62 (89.86%) Linux
2 17 (24.64%) Ubuntu
3 10 (14.49%) Debian
4 9 (13.04%) Windows
5 7 (10.14%) Mac OS X
5 7 (10.14%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.45%) Android
6 1 (1.45%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (33.33%) MVC
2 22 (31.88%) OO
3 17 (24.64%) E-Commerce
4 16 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (14.49%) Web Development
5 10 (14.49%) Configuration Management
6 7 (10.14%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (10.14%) Performance Monitoring
6 7 (10.14%) Workflow
7 5 (7.25%) Integration Testing
8 4 (5.80%) SOA
9 3 (4.35%) Non-Functional Testing
9 3 (4.35%) Migration
9 3 (4.35%) Regression Testing
9 3 (4.35%) Project Management
9 3 (4.35%) Data Migration
9 3 (4.35%) Test Management
9 3 (4.35%) Software Testing
10 2 (2.90%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (2.90%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (71.01%) SQL
2 45 (65.22%) Java
3 40 (57.97%) Perl
4 38 (55.07%) JavaScript
5 35 (50.72%) XPath
5 35 (50.72%) XQuery
6 29 (42.03%) Ruby
7 18 (26.09%) Groovy
7 18 (26.09%) Scala
8 9 (13.04%) Python
9 7 (10.14%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.90%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (1.45%) PHP
11 1 (1.45%) C#
11 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (10.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (31.88%) QA
System Software
1 9 (13.04%) KVM
2 7 (10.14%) LXC
3 2 (2.90%) Xen
3 2 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.35%) Puppet
2 2 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (8.70%) Oracle
2 2 (2.90%) VMware