The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 27 25 28
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 1 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 0.71% 3.92% 2.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.00% 11.32% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £42,500 £31,450 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.13% -12.63%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
UNIX
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stevenage region.

Operating Systems Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
50 53 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 35.71% 34.64% 28.67%
Number of salaries quoted 43 33 42
Average salary £25,500 £25,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% -26.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £16,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £45,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Stevenage region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

UNIX
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

UNIX Salary Trend in Stevenage

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage region citing UNIX 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 UNIX.

1 26 (96.30%) Java
1 26 (96.30%) Linux
2 22 (81.48%) OO
2 22 (81.48%) Python
2 22 (81.48%) C
2 22 (81.48%) C#
2 22 (81.48%) C++
2 22 (81.48%) Software Engineering
2 22 (81.48%) Multithreading
2 22 (81.48%) Degree
2 22 (81.48%) Computer Science
3 5 (18.52%) Windows
3 5 (18.52%) SQL
4 4 (14.81%) VB
4 4 (14.81%) Regression Testing
4 4 (14.81%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (7.41%) VBScript
6 1 (3.70%) MySQL
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle
6 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
6 1 (3.70%) ITIL
6 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.70%) Clustering
6 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage region citing UNIX 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 UNIX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) MySQL
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 22 (81.48%) Software Engineer
1 22 (81.48%) Java Software Engineer
2 11 (40.74%) Senior Java Software Engineer
2 11 (40.74%) Senior Software Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Tester
3 4 (14.81%) Software Tester
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (3.70%) DBA
Miscellaneous
1 22 (81.48%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 26 (96.30%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (81.48%) Software Engineering
1 22 (81.48%) Multithreading
1 22 (81.48%) OO
2 4 (14.81%) Regression Testing
3 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (3.70%) ITIL
3 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
3 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 26 (96.30%) Java
2 22 (81.48%) C
2 22 (81.48%) C#
2 22 (81.48%) C++
2 22 (81.48%) Python
3 5 (18.52%) SQL
4 4 (14.81%) VB
5 2 (7.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (81.48%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle