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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
AWK
Rank 296 332 307
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -25
Permanent jobs citing AWK 7 4 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.068% 0.031% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.13% 0.059% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 21
Average salary £46,000 £61,250 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.89% +6.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £57,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £66,750 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
5401 6807 6646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.31% 52.62% 54.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4771 5912 5892
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

AWK
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

AWK
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 1 July 2015.

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 1 July 2015, 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 8 (88.89%) Perl
2 6 (66.67%) UNIX
2 6 (66.67%) sed
3 5 (55.56%) Java
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) Python
4 4 (44.44%) Ruby
4 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
5 3 (33.33%) Scala
5 3 (33.33%) Degree
5 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (33.33%) Apache
5 3 (33.33%) PHP
5 3 (33.33%) MySQL
6 2 (22.22%) Web Services
6 2 (22.22%) XML
6 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 2 (22.22%) HTML
6 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
6 2 (22.22%) Solaris
6 2 (22.22%) SPSS
6 2 (22.22%) Nagios
6 2 (22.22%) MATLAB
6 2 (22.22%) SAS
6 2 (22.22%) B2B
6 2 (22.22%) VMware
6 2 (22.22%) Mathematica
6 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
6 2 (22.22%) Samba

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 3 (33.33%) Apache
2 2 (22.22%) SAS
2 2 (22.22%) Drupal
2 2 (22.22%) Apache Pig
3 1 (11.11%) JBoss
3 1 (11.11%) Mule
3 1 (11.11%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SPSS
1 2 (22.22%) Mathematica
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (11.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) FTP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (22.22%) Mahout
2 2 (22.22%) Big Data
2 2 (22.22%) Hadoop
2 2 (22.22%) Apache Hive
3 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 1 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (11.11%) KDB
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) Trac
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
2 1 (11.11%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Data Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Support
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
1 2 (22.22%) XML
1 2 (22.22%) JSON
1 2 (22.22%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (11.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Streaming Video
2 1 (11.11%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) UNIX
2 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Solaris
4 1 (11.11%) Windows
4 1 (11.11%) SUSE
4 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
4 1 (11.11%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Machine Learning
2 2 (22.22%) Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) B2B
2 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) Algorithmic Trading
3 1 (11.11%) Kanban
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Perl
2 6 (66.67%) sed
3 5 (55.56%) Java
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) Python
4 4 (44.44%) Ruby
4 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
5 3 (33.33%) Scala
5 3 (33.33%) PHP
6 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
6 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 2 (22.22%) MATLAB
6 2 (22.22%) R
7 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
7 1 (11.11%) C++
7 1 (11.11%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) HNC
2 1 (11.11%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Samba
2 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Nagios
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (11.11%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Portware
2 1 (11.11%) Fidessa
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat