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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Portable Operating System Interface (POSIX)
Rank - 242 241
Permanent jobs citing POSIX 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.034% 0.016%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.082% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,750 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-25.90% +22.22%
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
2260 2432 2586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 39.72% 41.30% 42.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1963 2132 2238
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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