The table below looks at the statistics for AWK skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AWK over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
AWK
Rank 256 254 265
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Permanent jobs citing AWK 5 21 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.067% 0.25% 0.036%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.13% 0.43% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 1
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.17% -5.55%
AWK
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3979 4854 4683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 53.57% 57.68% 56.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3406 4102 4184
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

AWK
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing AWK across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

AWK Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

AWK
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AWK across the East of England region.

AWK Salary Trend in the East of England

AWK
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWK within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -2 4 - -
Bedfordshire +12 1 £45,000 -5.26%
AWK
England

AWK
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 12 (100.00%) Perl
1 12 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
2 10 (83.33%) Performance Testing
3 9 (75.00%) Oracle
4 8 (66.67%) SQL
4 8 (66.67%) Linux
4 8 (66.67%) J2EE
4 8 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (58.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (58.33%) Magento
5 7 (58.33%) Test Planning
5 7 (58.33%) JMeter
5 7 (58.33%) Automated Testing
5 7 (58.33%) WebSphere
5 7 (58.33%) Drupal
5 7 (58.33%) LoadRunner
5 7 (58.33%) Internet
5 7 (58.33%) HTTP
5 7 (58.33%) HTTPS
5 7 (58.33%) IBM
5 7 (58.33%) Sun
5 7 (58.33%) JBoss
5 7 (58.33%) Apache
5 7 (58.33%) Tomcat
5 7 (58.33%) Windows
5 7 (58.33%) AIX
5 7 (58.33%) DB2
5 7 (58.33%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (58.33%) PHP
5 7 (58.33%) Java

AWK
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 7 (58.33%) WebSphere
1 7 (58.33%) Drupal
1 7 (58.33%) JBoss
1 7 (58.33%) Apache
1 7 (58.33%) Tomcat
1 7 (58.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) Internet
1 7 (58.33%) HTTP
1 7 (58.33%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) DB2
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) JMeter
1 7 (58.33%) LoadRunner
2 2 (16.67%) Firebug
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Marketing
3 2 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Performance Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
2 4 (33.33%) Capacity Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Tester
4 1 (8.33%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) AIX
3 5 (41.67%) Solaris
4 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
2 10 (83.33%) Performance Testing
3 8 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (58.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (58.33%) Test Planning
4 7 (58.33%) Automated Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Operations Management
5 4 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
7 1 (8.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Perl
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) PHP
3 7 (58.33%) Java
4 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
4 5 (41.67%) Korn
5 4 (33.33%) VBA
6 1 (8.33%) C-shell
6 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
6 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (8.33%) Data Guard
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Oracle
2 7 (58.33%) IBM
2 7 (58.33%) Sun
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft