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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
AWK
Rank 292 336 295
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -41
Permanent jobs citing AWK 14 7 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.056% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.25% 0.11% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 32
Average salary £34,000 £57,500 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.86% -2.12%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +70.21%
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
5520 6496 6641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.62% 52.43% 55.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4847 5589 5984
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £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 30 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 30 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 15 (88.24%) Perl
2 14 (82.35%) SQL
2 14 (82.35%) sed
3 13 (76.47%) Java
4 12 (70.59%) UNIX
5 8 (47.06%) PHP
5 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (41.18%) JSON
6 7 (41.18%) PL/SQL
6 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
6 7 (41.18%) HTML
6 7 (41.18%) Solaris
6 7 (41.18%) XML
6 7 (41.18%) Python
6 7 (41.18%) B2B
6 7 (41.18%) Telecoms
7 6 (35.29%) Degree
7 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (29.41%) Scala
8 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
8 5 (29.41%) Bash Shell
8 5 (29.41%) Linux
8 5 (29.41%) Ruby
9 4 (23.53%) Data Analysis
9 4 (23.53%) Mathematica
9 4 (23.53%) FIX Protocol
9 4 (23.53%) Mathematics
9 4 (23.53%) SPSS
9 4 (23.53%) MATLAB
9 4 (23.53%) SAS

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 4 (23.53%) SAS
1 4 (23.53%) Apache Pig
2 3 (17.65%) Apache
3 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.88%) JBoss
3 1 (5.88%) Drupal
3 1 (5.88%) Mule
3 1 (5.88%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) SPSS
1 4 (23.53%) Mathematica
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon S3
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (5.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) FTP
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Hadoop
1 4 (23.53%) Apache Hive
1 4 (23.53%) Mahout
1 4 (23.53%) Big Data
2 3 (17.65%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) KDB
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.88%) Trac
General
1 7 (41.18%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.88%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) Support Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) Applications Support
2 7 (41.18%) Applications Support Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Data Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) HTML
1 7 (41.18%) XML
1 7 (41.18%) JSON
2 4 (23.53%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (5.88%) RESTful
3 1 (5.88%) Spring
3 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
3 4 (23.53%) Mathematics
4 2 (11.76%) Equities
5 1 (5.88%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) UNIX
2 7 (41.18%) Solaris
3 5 (29.41%) Linux
4 1 (5.88%) SUSE
4 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
4 1 (5.88%) CentOS
4 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) B2B
3 4 (23.53%) Data Analysis
3 4 (23.53%) Machine Learning
3 4 (23.53%) Analytics
4 2 (11.76%) DevOps
4 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.88%) Algorithmic Trading
5 1 (5.88%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.88%) Kanban
5 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.88%) Workflow
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) Perl
2 14 (82.35%) SQL
2 14 (82.35%) sed
3 13 (76.47%) Java
4 8 (47.06%) PHP
5 7 (41.18%) PL/SQL
5 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
5 7 (41.18%) Python
6 5 (29.41%) Ruby
6 5 (29.41%) Scala
6 5 (29.41%) Bash Shell
7 4 (23.53%) R
7 4 (23.53%) MATLAB
8 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
9 1 (5.88%) C++
9 1 (5.88%) Tcl
9 1 (5.88%) Korn
9 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) HNC
2 1 (5.88%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) KVM
2 1 (5.88%) Samba
2 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Nagios
1 2 (11.76%) Puppet
2 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.88%) HAProxy
2 1 (5.88%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) VMware
2 1 (5.88%) Portware
2 1 (5.88%) Fidessa
2 1 (5.88%) Red Hat