The table below looks at the statistics for POSIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited POSIX over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Portable Operating System Interface for UNIX (POSIX)
Rank 437 - 441
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing POSIX 2 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.010% - 0.023%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.027% - 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Average salary £60,000 - £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £54,000 - £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +20.00%
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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7485 8701 8331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.03% 38.32% 37.62%
Number of salaries quoted 6497 7589 7400
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 South East

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

POSIX Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

POSIX
Salary Trend in the South East

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

POSIX Salary Trend in the South East

POSIX
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing POSIX across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

POSIX Salary Histogram in the South East

POSIX
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing POSIX within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Berkshire - 1 £67,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £52,500 -
POSIX
England

POSIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 8 (88.89%) C++
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) STL
3 4 (44.44%) C
3 4 (44.44%) UNIX
3 4 (44.44%) Perl
3 4 (44.44%) Client/Server
3 4 (44.44%) Data Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 3 (33.33%) GNU Toolchain
4 3 (33.33%) Patch Management
4 3 (33.33%) Ruby
4 3 (33.33%) Debian
4 3 (33.33%) Python
5 2 (22.22%) OO
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) MySQL
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 1 (11.11%) Network Management
6 1 (11.11%) SDLC
6 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 1 (11.11%) NGN
6 1 (11.11%) Degree
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (11.11%) Kanban
6 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (11.11%) TestNG
6 1 (11.11%) Git (software)

POSIX
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 1 (11.11%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
1 1 (11.11%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) GNU Toolchain
2 1 (11.11%) JUnit
2 1 (11.11%) TestNG
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) C++ Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Principle Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) STL
2 1 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) J2SE
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) J2EE
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) UNIX
3 3 (33.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Data Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Patch Management
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) OOD
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Kanban
4 1 (11.11%) Network Management
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C++
2 4 (44.44%) Perl
2 4 (44.44%) C
3 3 (33.33%) Python
3 3 (33.33%) Ruby
3 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) VMware