The table below looks at the statistics for POSIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited POSIX over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Portable Operating System Interface for UNIX (POSIX)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing POSIX 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £31,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+68.00% -26.47%
POSIX
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
409 276 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 55.35% 47.59% 44.64%
Number of salaries quoted 371 239 212
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

POSIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing POSIX across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

POSIX Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

POSIX
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

POSIX Salary Trend in Dorset

POSIX
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset region citing POSIX 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 POSIX.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) STL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) SCADA
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 1 (100.00%) Pthreads
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Security

POSIX
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset region citing POSIX 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 POSIX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) STL
1 1 (100.00%) Pthreads
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (100.00%) SCADA
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared