The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 28 31 25
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Unix 6 2 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 3.31% 1.14% 7.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.54% 8.33% 55.88%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 9
Average salary £32,500 £65,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +62.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £65,000 £33,300
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +4.93%
Unix
Cheshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
52 24 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 28.73% 13.71% 13.03%
Number of salaries quoted 48 16 20
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Unix
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Unix Salary Trend in Chester

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Chester 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 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 6 (85.71%) MySQL
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) Python
3 4 (57.14%) Web Development
4 3 (42.86%) Django
4 3 (42.86%) ION Trading
4 3 (42.86%) Debian
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) Mac OS
5 2 (28.57%) OO PHP
5 2 (28.57%) Laravel
5 2 (28.57%) Behat
5 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 2 (28.57%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (28.57%) PHP
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) PHP 5
5 2 (28.57%) OO
5 2 (28.57%) MVC
6 1 (14.29%) Finance
6 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (14.29%) MCSE
6 1 (14.29%) TDD
6 1 (14.29%) Pair Programming
6 1 (14.29%) Banking
6 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Chester 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 1 (14.29%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) MySQL
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Python Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Django Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Python/Django Developer
4 2 (28.57%) PHP Developer
5 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) Django
3 2 (28.57%) Behat
3 2 (28.57%) Laravel
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Debian
2 3 (42.86%) Mac OS
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Web Development
3 2 (28.57%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) OO PHP
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) Pair Programming
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) PHP
3 2 (28.57%) PHP 5
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) ION Trading
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle