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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Portable Operating System Interface (POSIX)
England / South West
Rank - - 244
Permanent jobs citing POSIX 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.034%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-36.84% -

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
2159 2396 2520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.64% 41.76% 42.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1780 2032 2295
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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