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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
AWK
Rank - - 147
Permanent jobs citing AWK 0 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +10.42%
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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
1813 1775 1621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 52.76% 55.94% 50.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1150 1142 1093
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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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 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Korn
2 2 (66.67%) Bourne shell
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) sed
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Drupal
3 1 (33.33%) Groovy
3 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Pentaho
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) Jython
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) PHP

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Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) Drupal
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Pentaho
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Senior UNIX Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Swing
1 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Korn
2 2 (66.67%) Bourne shell
2 2 (66.67%) sed
3 1 (33.33%) Groovy
3 1 (33.33%) Jython
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) Python
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Sun
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) Hitachi
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas