The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 12 17 10
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 16 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 17.02% 10.20% 11.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.67% 66.67% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 2
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £44,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +0.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £45,000 £42,150
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £47,350
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UNIX
Scotland

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

Operating Systems Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
24 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 25.53% 15.31% 20.59%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 3
Average salary £28,000 £50,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.00% +30.71%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

UNIX
Salary Trend in Stirling

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

UNIX Salary Trend in Stirling

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Stirling

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Stirling region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Stirling

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 31 (83.78%) Linux
2 27 (72.97%) Java
3 21 (56.76%) SQL
4 18 (48.65%) SDLC
5 15 (40.54%) Unit Testing
6 14 (37.84%) Degree
7 13 (35.14%) Relational Database
8 12 (32.43%) J2EE
8 12 (32.43%) Oracle
9 11 (29.73%) HTML
9 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (27.03%) TDD
10 10 (27.03%) E-Commerce
10 10 (27.03%) OOD
10 10 (27.03%) IntelliJ
10 10 (27.03%) OO
10 10 (27.03%) Apache
10 10 (27.03%) Ant
10 10 (27.03%) MySQL
10 10 (27.03%) CSS
10 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
10 10 (27.03%) C
10 10 (27.03%) Big Data
10 10 (27.03%) Server Building
10 10 (27.03%) Subversion
10 10 (27.03%) Content Management
10 10 (27.03%) Spring
10 10 (27.03%) Maven
10 10 (27.03%) System Testing
10 10 (27.03%) Mule

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Stirling 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (27.03%) Apache
1 10 (27.03%) Mule
2 5 (13.51%) Mule ESB
2 5 (13.51%) Tomcat
2 5 (13.51%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Global One
1 5 (13.51%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
1 2 (5.41%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (35.14%) Relational Database
2 10 (27.03%) Big Data
2 10 (27.03%) MySQL
3 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
4 5 (13.51%) UniData
5 3 (8.11%) QlikView
5 3 (8.11%) BusinessObjects XI
5 3 (8.11%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.70%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 10 (27.03%) IntelliJ
1 10 (27.03%) Subversion
1 10 (27.03%) Maven
1 10 (27.03%) Git (software)
1 10 (27.03%) Ant
2 6 (16.22%) Eclipse
3 5 (13.51%) JUnit
3 5 (13.51%) Mockito
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 7 (18.92%) Banking
3 4 (10.81%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.70%) Front Office
4 1 (2.70%) Legal
4 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (62.16%) Developer
2 11 (29.73%) Java Developer
3 8 (21.62%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Systems Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Business Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Business Objects Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Security Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) AWS Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Graduate
7 2 (5.41%) Graduate Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Agile Java Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Cyber Security Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 1 (2.70%) Security Specialist
8 1 (2.70%) Support Specialist
8 1 (2.70%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (32.43%) J2EE
2 11 (29.73%) HTML
3 10 (27.03%) Spring
3 10 (27.03%) CSS
4 5 (13.51%) JSP
4 5 (13.51%) XML
4 5 (13.51%) XSLT
4 5 (13.51%) JAXB
4 5 (13.51%) JSTL
5 3 (8.11%) .NET
6 1 (2.70%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) Mainframe
2 2 (5.41%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 31 (83.78%) Linux
2 9 (24.32%) Windows
3 3 (8.11%) AIX
3 3 (8.11%) Solaris
3 3 (8.11%) Mac OS X
3 3 (8.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) SDLC
2 15 (40.54%) Unit Testing
3 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (27.03%) TDD
4 10 (27.03%) Content Management
4 10 (27.03%) OO
4 10 (27.03%) E-Commerce
4 10 (27.03%) OOD
4 10 (27.03%) System Testing
4 10 (27.03%) Server Building
5 5 (13.51%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (13.51%) Mentoring
5 5 (13.51%) ITIL
6 4 (10.81%) Service Management
6 4 (10.81%) Line Management
6 4 (10.81%) Software Delivery
7 2 (5.41%) E-business
7 2 (5.41%) Supplier Management
7 2 (5.41%) Strategic Planning
7 2 (5.41%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 27 (72.97%) Java
2 21 (56.76%) SQL
3 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
3 10 (27.03%) C
4 9 (24.32%) C#
5 3 (8.11%) VB
5 3 (8.11%) VB.NET
5 3 (8.11%) VBA
5 3 (8.11%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.41%) C++
7 1 (2.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (37.84%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) CCNA
2 1 (2.70%) CISSP
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.70%) GCIH
2 1 (2.70%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Control-M
2 3 (8.11%) SCOM
2 3 (8.11%) ITRS Geneos
2 3 (8.11%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Oracle
2 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.11%) Tableau
3 3 (8.11%) Business Objects
4 2 (5.41%) Varonis
4 2 (5.41%) Symantec
4 2 (5.41%) McAfee
5 1 (2.70%) Sybase