The table below looks at the statistics for POSIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited POSIX over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Portable Operating System Interface (POSIX)
Rank - 247 233
Permanent jobs citing POSIX 0 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.049% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.12% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 7
Median salary - £55,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +100.00%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +50.00%
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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2180 2510 2606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 38.87% 41.30% 44.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1871 2230 2283
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

POSIX
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing POSIX as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

POSIX Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

POSIX
Salary Trend in the South West

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

POSIX Salary Trend in the South West