The table below looks at the statistics for AWK skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AWK over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
AWK
Rank 235 210 208
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -2
Permanent jobs citing AWK 2 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.034% 0.019% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.061% 0.034% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £47,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-7.60% -5.64%
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England

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

Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3301 2980 3002
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.84% 57.42% 58.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2904 2671 2688
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

AWK Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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Salary Trend in the South West

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

AWK Salary Trend in the South West

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Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWK within the South West region over the 3 months to 5 March 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
Devon - 1 £46,500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £47,500 -
AWK
England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Perl
3 3 (50.00%) Retail
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Banking
4 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
4 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Subversion
4 2 (33.33%) Ajax
4 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 2 (33.33%) TIBCO
4 2 (33.33%) Middleware
4 2 (33.33%) Remedy
4 2 (33.33%) Process Management
4 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (33.33%) Wireless
4 2 (33.33%) JMeter
4 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) C
4 2 (33.33%) C++
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) SLA
4 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
4 2 (33.33%) SOA
4 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
4 2 (33.33%) Broadband
4 2 (33.33%) J2EE
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server

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Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 2 (33.33%) JBoss
1 2 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) TIBCO iProcess
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Wireless
1 2 (33.33%) Broadband
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
1 2 (33.33%) JMeter
1 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 2 (33.33%) JUnit
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Support Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Ajax
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
1 2 (33.33%) J2EE
1 2 (33.33%) Struts
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
1 2 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) CentOS
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) Debian
3 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 2 (33.33%) Process Management
1 2 (33.33%) SOA
1 2 (33.33%) OOP
1 2 (33.33%) OO
1 2 (33.33%) Wealth Management
1 2 (33.33%) Investment Management
1 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (33.33%) Line Management
1 2 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) UML
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 2 (33.33%) C
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) sed
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) TIBCO
1 2 (33.33%) Remedy
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat