The table below looks at the statistics for POSIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited POSIX over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Portable Operating System Interface for UNIX (POSIX)
Rank 852 838 834
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -4
Permanent jobs citing POSIX 8 38 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.037% 0.037%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.020% 0.092% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 7 24 36
Average salary £45,000 £46,250 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% -3.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £40,600
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £70,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £44,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-1.68% -7.29%
POSIX
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
39114 41164 43857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.05% 40.58% 40.64%
Number of salaries quoted 33368 35914 38675
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,250 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

POSIX
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

POSIX Jobs Demand Trend in England

POSIX
Salary Trend in England

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

POSIX Salary Trend in England

POSIX
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing POSIX across the England region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

POSIX Salary Histogram in England

POSIX
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing POSIX within the England region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. 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
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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
South West -22 6 £45,000 +28.57% 2
London +11 1 £45,000 -47.05%
East of England - 1 £45,000 -
POSIX
UK

POSIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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 15 (93.75%) Linux
2 13 (81.25%) C
3 9 (56.25%) Degree
4 8 (50.00%) C++
4 8 (50.00%) Python
5 7 (43.75%) HTML
5 7 (43.75%) HTML5
6 6 (37.50%) Algorithms
6 6 (37.50%) Java
6 6 (37.50%) Perl
6 6 (37.50%) OO
6 6 (37.50%) Ruby
7 5 (31.25%) Bioinformatics
7 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (31.25%) Extreme Programming
7 5 (31.25%) Windows
7 5 (31.25%) OOD
7 5 (31.25%) Golang
7 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (31.25%) R
7 5 (31.25%) Open Source
7 5 (31.25%) Memory Management
7 5 (31.25%) Haskell
7 5 (31.25%) Scala
7 5 (31.25%) Statistics
7 5 (31.25%) Informatics
7 5 (31.25%) Mathematics
7 5 (31.25%) Physics
7 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
8 4 (25.00%) Embedded Linux

POSIX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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 2 (12.50%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
1 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Internet
2 3 (18.75%) RTP
2 3 (18.75%) PBX
2 3 (18.75%) VoIP
2 3 (18.75%) HTTP
2 3 (18.75%) SNMP
2 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
2 3 (18.75%) Q.931
2 3 (18.75%) VLAN
3 2 (12.50%) IGMP
3 2 (12.50%) RTCP
3 2 (12.50%) DHCP
4 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
1 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.25%) GDB
General
1 2 (12.50%) Electronics
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Software Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Senior Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Senior Software Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Graduate Hardware Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Software Design Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Hardware Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Design Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) C++ Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Graduate
4 1 (6.25%) Engineering Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) HTML
1 7 (43.75%) HTML5
2 4 (25.00%) Qt
3 3 (18.75%) FreeSWITCH
3 3 (18.75%) GTK+
4 2 (12.50%) WebRTC
4 2 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (6.25%) OpenGL
5 1 (6.25%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Algorithms
2 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (31.25%) Open Source
2 5 (31.25%) Statistics
2 5 (31.25%) Informatics
2 5 (31.25%) Mathematics
2 5 (31.25%) Physics
2 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
3 3 (18.75%) Device Driver
4 2 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (6.25%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) Windows
3 4 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (18.75%) UNIX
4 3 (18.75%) uClinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) OO
2 5 (31.25%) Bioinformatics
2 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) Extreme Programming
2 5 (31.25%) OOD
2 5 (31.25%) Memory Management
3 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Cyber Security
5 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) Parallel Computing
5 1 (6.25%) Parallel Programming
5 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
5 1 (6.25%) User Stories
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) C
2 8 (50.00%) C++
2 8 (50.00%) Python
3 6 (37.50%) Java
3 6 (37.50%) Perl
3 6 (37.50%) Ruby
4 5 (31.25%) Golang
4 5 (31.25%) R
4 5 (31.25%) Haskell
4 5 (31.25%) Scala
5 2 (12.50%) C#
6 1 (6.25%) MATLAB
6 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
6 1 (6.25%) Fortran
6 1 (6.25%) Embedded C
6 1 (6.25%) Lua
6 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) HND
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Genesys
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
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