The table below looks at the statistics for AWK skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AWK over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
AWK
Rank - - 155
Permanent jobs citing AWK 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.064%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £39,250 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-17.36% +11.76%
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UK

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

Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1746 1837 1688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 54.07% 55.05% 53.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1159 1178 1179
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

AWK Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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Salary Trend in Scotland

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

AWK Salary Trend in Scotland

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Top 16 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Korn
1 2 (100.00%) Bourne shell
1 2 (100.00%) sed
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Hitachi
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris

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Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Senior UNIX Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Korn
1 2 (100.00%) Bourne shell
1 2 (100.00%) sed
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Sun
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) Hitachi
1 1 (50.00%) Veritas
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat