The first table below looks at the demand for POSIX 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 POSIX over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Portable Operating System Interface for UNIX (POSIX)
Rank - 208 -
Permanent jobs citing POSIX 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.057% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.63%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2634 2312 2317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.95% 44.12% 41.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2271 2081 2101
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
POSIX
England

POSIX
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing POSIX across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

POSIX
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 7 (100.00%) C++
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Wireless
1 7 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 7 (100.00%) LTE
1 7 (100.00%) 4G
2 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 4 (57.14%) Embedded Linux
2 4 (57.14%) JIRA
2 4 (57.14%) C
2 4 (57.14%) Device Driver
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) Subversion
2 4 (57.14%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) Perl
3 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) Eclipse
3 3 (42.86%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) Multithreading
3 3 (42.86%) Embedded Systems

POSIX
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Wireless
1 7 (100.00%) LTE
1 7 (100.00%) 4G
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
1 4 (57.14%) JIRA
1 4 (57.14%) Subversion
2 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 3 (42.86%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Junior
3 3 (42.86%) Junior Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Device Driver
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) C
2 4 (57.14%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) Perl
3 3 (42.86%) Java