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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
AWK
Rank 286 320 277
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -43
Permanent jobs citing AWK 17 8 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.068% 0.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.32% 0.13% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 47
Average salary £34,000 £47,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.42% -26.92%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £19,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +123.68%
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
5234 6139 6642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 54.10% 52.33% 56.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4566 5340 6006
Average salary £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.48% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,200 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 17 (89.47%) Perl
1 17 (89.47%) SQL
1 17 (89.47%) sed
2 16 (84.21%) Java
3 15 (78.95%) UNIX
4 9 (47.37%) B2B
4 9 (47.37%) Solaris
4 9 (47.37%) XML
4 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
4 9 (47.37%) HTML
4 9 (47.37%) PHP
4 9 (47.37%) PL/SQL
4 9 (47.37%) Telecoms
4 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (47.37%) JSON
5 7 (36.84%) Python
5 7 (36.84%) Degree
5 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
7 5 (26.32%) FIX Protocol
7 5 (26.32%) Ruby
7 5 (26.32%) Linux
7 5 (26.32%) Scala
7 5 (26.32%) Bash Shell
8 4 (21.05%) Hadoop
8 4 (21.05%) Apache Hive
8 4 (21.05%) R
8 4 (21.05%) Machine Learning
8 4 (21.05%) Mahout
8 4 (21.05%) Big Data

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (21.05%) SAS
1 4 (21.05%) Apache Pig
2 3 (15.79%) Apache
3 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
4 1 (5.26%) Drupal
4 1 (5.26%) Mule
4 1 (5.26%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) SPSS
1 4 (21.05%) Mathematica
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) FTP
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Hadoop
1 4 (21.05%) Apache Hive
1 4 (21.05%) Mahout
1 4 (21.05%) Big Data
2 3 (15.79%) MySQL
3 1 (5.26%) KDB
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Trac
General
1 9 (47.37%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
3 2 (10.53%) Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
4 1 (5.26%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Analyst
2 9 (47.37%) Support Analyst
2 9 (47.37%) Applications Support
2 9 (47.37%) Applications Support Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Data Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) HTML
1 9 (47.37%) XML
1 9 (47.37%) JSON
2 5 (26.32%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (10.53%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
3 4 (21.05%) Mathematics
4 3 (15.79%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) UNIX
2 9 (47.37%) Solaris
3 5 (26.32%) Linux
4 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.26%) SUSE
5 1 (5.26%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) B2B
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (21.05%) Data Analysis
2 4 (21.05%) Machine Learning
2 4 (21.05%) Analytics
3 2 (10.53%) Electronic Trading
3 2 (10.53%) Performance Management
3 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
3 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.26%) Algorithmic Trading
4 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.26%) Workflow
4 1 (5.26%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) Perl
1 17 (89.47%) SQL
1 17 (89.47%) sed
2 16 (84.21%) Java
3 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 9 (47.37%) PHP
3 9 (47.37%) PL/SQL
4 7 (36.84%) Python
5 5 (26.32%) Ruby
5 5 (26.32%) Scala
5 5 (26.32%) Bash Shell
6 4 (21.05%) R
6 4 (21.05%) MATLAB
7 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
8 1 (5.26%) C++
8 1 (5.26%) Tcl
8 1 (5.26%) Korn
8 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) HNC
2 1 (5.26%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.53%) KVM
3 1 (5.26%) Samba
3 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Nagios
2 2 (10.53%) Puppet
2 2 (10.53%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) VMware
2 1 (5.26%) Portware
2 1 (5.26%) Fidessa
2 1 (5.26%) Red Hat