The table below looks at the statistics for POSIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited POSIX over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Portable Operating System Interface for UNIX (POSIX)
Rank 93 73 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Permanent jobs citing POSIX 3 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.26% 1.22% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.68% 2.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,750 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-5.02% -2.71%
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 Gloucestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
444 347 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 38.51% 42.27% 43.39%
Number of salaries quoted 403 317 400
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

POSIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

POSIX Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

POSIX
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

POSIX Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

POSIX
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Electronics
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Cyber Security
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Lua
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Python

POSIX
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

General
1 2 (66.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) C++ Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Cyber Security
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Lua
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree