The table below looks at the statistics for POSIX 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 POSIX over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Portable Operating System Interface for UNIX (POSIX)
Rank 260 280 258
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -22
Permanent jobs citing POSIX 4 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.052% 0.012% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.028% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £38,564 £31,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £33,250 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+57.89% -19.87%
POSIX
England

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 East of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2946 3535 3346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.43% 41.77% 40.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2518 3045 3002
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

POSIX
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

POSIX Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

POSIX
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

POSIX Salary Trend in the East of England

POSIX
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 POSIX within the East of England region over the 3 months to 6 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
Cambridgeshire +18 4 £38,564 +22.42%
POSIX
England

POSIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) OOD
1 5 (100.00%) Pegasus
1 5 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 5 (100.00%) Games
1 5 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (100.00%) Extreme Programming
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 5 (100.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Bioinformatics
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
1 5 (100.00%) Statistics
1 5 (100.00%) Xen
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) Informatics
1 5 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 5 (100.00%) Physics
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (100.00%) Haskell
1 5 (100.00%) CouchDB
1 5 (100.00%) Open Source
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) OpenStack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (100.00%) CouchDB
1 5 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 5 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (100.00%) Neo4j
1 5 (100.00%) MariaDB
1 5 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
1 5 (100.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 5 (100.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Statistics
1 5 (100.00%) Informatics
1 5 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 5 (100.00%) Physics
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (100.00%) Open Source
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (100.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) OOD
1 5 (100.00%) Extreme Programming
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 5 (100.00%) Bioinformatics
1 5 (100.00%) Memory Management
1 5 (100.00%) Hidden Markov Model
1 5 (100.00%) Game Theory
1 5 (100.00%) Gibbs Sampling
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
1 5 (100.00%) Haskell
1 5 (100.00%) R
1 5 (100.00%) Go
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Xen
1 5 (100.00%) KVM
1 5 (100.00%) Docker
1 5 (100.00%) LXC
1 5 (100.00%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Mesos
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Pegasus