The table below looks at the statistics for AWK skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AWK over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
AWK
Rank 324 273 315
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +42
Permanent jobs citing AWK 8 47 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.066% 0.39% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.13% 0.70% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 8 47 17
Average salary £47,500 £65,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.92% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £52,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £19,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+97.36% -49.33%
AWK
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
6303 6676 7142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.24% 55.83% 55.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5465 6030 6659
Average salary £53,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing AWK across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

AWK Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AWK across the City of London region.

AWK Salary Trend in the City of London

AWK
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing AWK across the City of London region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

AWK Salary Histogram in the City of London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing AWK 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 AWK.

1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 10 (90.91%) Degree
3 7 (63.64%) Perl
3 7 (63.64%) UNIX
3 7 (63.64%) Bash Shell
4 6 (54.55%) Finance
5 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
6 4 (36.36%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 4 (36.36%) Ericsson
6 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
6 4 (36.36%) Wireless
6 4 (36.36%) Huawei
7 3 (27.27%) C#
7 3 (27.27%) PHP
7 3 (27.27%) VBA
7 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
7 3 (27.27%) Windows
7 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (27.27%) sed
7 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
8 2 (18.18%) HTML
8 2 (18.18%) Java
8 2 (18.18%) Sybase
8 2 (18.18%) Solaris
8 2 (18.18%) JBoss
8 2 (18.18%) Apache
8 2 (18.18%) Tomcat

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing AWK 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 AWK. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) Apache
1 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Developer
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) C++ Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) STL
2 1 (9.09%) POSIX
2 1 (9.09%) Pthreads
2 1 (9.09%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) UNIX
3 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) Solaris
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (9.09%) SUSE
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
2 2 (18.18%) Data Security
3 1 (9.09%) Low Latency
3 1 (9.09%) OO
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) Perl
2 7 (63.64%) Bash Shell
3 3 (27.27%) sed
3 3 (27.27%) PHP
3 3 (27.27%) C#
3 3 (27.27%) VBA
4 2 (18.18%) Korn
4 2 (18.18%) C-shell
4 2 (18.18%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 4 (36.36%) Ericsson
1 4 (36.36%) Huawei
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Sybase
3 2 (18.18%) JBoss
3 2 (18.18%) IBM
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
City of London
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Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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EXPEDIA
Salary: Competitive Base + Travel Allowance + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago