The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 35 30 15
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -15
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 13 7 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 4.61% 3.10% 12.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.41% 13.21% 40.70%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 32
Average salary £50,000 £32,250 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.03% -53.92%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UNIX
Derbyshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
58 53 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 20.57% 23.45% 30.60%
Number of salaries quoted 50 45 78
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,375 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

UNIX
Salary Trend in Derby

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

UNIX Salary Trend in Derby

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Derby

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Derby region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Derby

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
2 7 (46.67%) Windows
3 5 (33.33%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) C++
4 4 (26.67%) VBScript
4 4 (26.67%) Python
4 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
4 4 (26.67%) Scrum
4 4 (26.67%) TDD
4 4 (26.67%) QA
4 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
4 4 (26.67%) Test Strategy
5 3 (20.00%) ArcSight
5 3 (20.00%) SIEM
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (20.00%) Agile Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Network Security
5 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
5 3 (20.00%) Degree
5 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (20.00%) Aerospace
5 3 (20.00%) Automotive
5 3 (20.00%) Windows NT
5 3 (20.00%) ISEB
5 3 (20.00%) Windows 2000
5 3 (20.00%) OOP

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Network Security
1 3 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (13.33%) VoIP
2 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Selenium
1 2 (13.33%) WebDriver
1 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (20.00%) Aerospace
2 3 (20.00%) Automotive
3 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Tester
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Tester
3 3 (20.00%) Security Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C++ Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Tester
4 2 (13.33%) C++ Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior C++ Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Operations Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) QA Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
1 2 (13.33%) CSS
1 2 (13.33%) Ajax
1 2 (13.33%) Qt
1 2 (13.33%) HTML5
1 2 (13.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) Client/Server
2 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.67%) PKI
3 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Windows NT
2 3 (20.00%) Windows 2000
3 2 (13.33%) Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Android
3 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (26.67%) Scrum
3 4 (26.67%) TDD
3 4 (26.67%) Test Strategy
4 3 (20.00%) SIEM
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (20.00%) OOP
4 3 (20.00%) OO
5 2 (13.33%) OOD
5 2 (13.33%) Service Management
5 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (13.33%) Automation Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Android Development
5 2 (13.33%) iOS Development
5 2 (13.33%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
1 5 (33.33%) C++
2 4 (26.67%) VBScript
2 4 (26.67%) Python
2 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
3 3 (20.00%) Delphi
4 2 (13.33%) Java
4 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (13.33%) Perl
4 2 (13.33%) PHP
4 2 (13.33%) Ruby
4 2 (13.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
1 3 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) ArcSight