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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Portable Operating System Interface for UNIX (POSIX)
Rank 224 214 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing POSIX 7 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.12% 0.091% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.27% 0.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 0
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.62% +3.75%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2557 2515 2420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.52% 45.78% 43.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2249 2289 2186
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
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
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing POSIX across the South West region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

POSIX Salary Histogram in the South West

POSIX
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 POSIX within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire - 7 £27,500 -
POSIX
England

POSIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (75.00%) MySQL
3 18 (64.29%) Perl
4 17 (60.71%) Java
4 17 (60.71%) OO
5 14 (50.00%) JBoss
5 14 (50.00%) CSS
5 14 (50.00%) JSP
5 14 (50.00%) XML
5 14 (50.00%) UNIX
5 14 (50.00%) HTML
5 14 (50.00%) SQL
5 14 (50.00%) JUnit
5 14 (50.00%) J2SE
5 14 (50.00%) Telecoms
5 14 (50.00%) Degree
5 14 (50.00%) TestNG
6 11 (39.29%) Python
6 11 (39.29%) C
7 7 (25.00%) Configuration Management
7 7 (25.00%) Wireless
7 7 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 7 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (25.00%) HAProxy
7 7 (25.00%) Varnish
7 7 (25.00%) Puppet
7 7 (25.00%) 4G
7 7 (25.00%) Digital Media
7 7 (25.00%) LTE
7 7 (25.00%) C++

POSIX
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (25.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) HTTP
1 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (25.00%) DNS
1 7 (25.00%) Wireless
1 7 (25.00%) LTE
1 7 (25.00%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (75.00%) MySQL
2 6 (21.43%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (50.00%) JUnit
1 14 (50.00%) TestNG
2 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.29%) Subversion
2 4 (14.29%) JIRA
3 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
3 3 (10.71%) Eclipse
General
1 14 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Developer
1 14 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 11 (39.29%) Junior
3 8 (28.57%) Junior Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Junior Java Developer
4 7 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 7 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Programmer
5 4 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Java Programmer
6 3 (10.71%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (50.00%) HTML
1 14 (50.00%) CSS
1 14 (50.00%) JSP
1 14 (50.00%) XML
1 14 (50.00%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Digital Media
2 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
3 4 (14.29%) Device Driver
4 3 (10.71%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (50.00%) UNIX
3 4 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) OO
2 7 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 7 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (14.29%) TDD
4 3 (10.71%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 18 (64.29%) Perl
2 17 (60.71%) Java
3 14 (50.00%) SQL
4 11 (39.29%) Python
4 11 (39.29%) C
5 7 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) Puppet
1 7 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (25.00%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) JBoss
2 6 (21.43%) Symantec
2 6 (21.43%) Oracle
2 6 (21.43%) Sybase
Swindon
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Swindon
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Full benefits package
Posted: 26 days ago