The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 20 22 21
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 25 28 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 12.32% 10.89% 11.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.98% 30.11% 36.67%
Number of salaries quoted 25 9 22
Average salary £34,500 £34,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.47% +7.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £30,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,800 £35,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UNIX
Manchester

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

Operating Systems Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
61 93 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 30.05% 36.19% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 56 54 60
Average salary £34,500 £34,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.47% +9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £36,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

UNIX
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

UNIX Salary Trend in Stockport

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 38 (88.37%) Java
1 38 (88.37%) Linux
2 37 (86.05%) XML
3 36 (83.72%) SOAP
3 36 (83.72%) C++
3 36 (83.72%) JMS
4 27 (62.79%) TDD
5 21 (48.84%) SQL
5 21 (48.84%) Oracle
6 20 (46.51%) SQL Server
6 20 (46.51%) OO
6 20 (46.51%) Hibernate
6 20 (46.51%) Spring
6 20 (46.51%) Software Engineering
6 20 (46.51%) Maven
6 20 (46.51%) Degree
6 20 (46.51%) Relational Database
7 19 (44.19%) Analytical Skills
7 19 (44.19%) RabbitMQ
7 19 (44.19%) REST
7 19 (44.19%) JSON
7 19 (44.19%) ActiveMQ
7 19 (44.19%) Retail
7 19 (44.19%) Servlets
7 19 (44.19%) WSDL
7 19 (44.19%) C
8 18 (41.86%) JUnit
8 18 (41.86%) Windows
8 18 (41.86%) Web Services
8 18 (41.86%) Eclipse

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 17 (39.53%) WebLogic
1 17 (39.53%) WebSphere
1 17 (39.53%) GlassFish
2 8 (18.60%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (4.65%) Apache
3 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.33%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Office
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
1 3 (6.98%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) LAN
1 1 (2.33%) WAN
1 1 (2.33%) DMZ
1 1 (2.33%) Internet
1 1 (2.33%) Network Security
1 1 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (2.33%) NetScaler
1 1 (2.33%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (46.51%) SQL Server
1 20 (46.51%) Relational Database
2 16 (37.21%) RDBMS
3 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 3 (6.98%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (46.51%) Maven
2 18 (41.86%) JUnit
2 18 (41.86%) Eclipse
3 17 (39.53%) Ant
4 1 (2.33%) Selenium
4 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.33%) Gerrit
4 1 (2.33%) Gradle
4 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (44.19%) Retail
2 3 (6.98%) Billing
2 3 (6.98%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (6.98%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (46.51%) Software Engineer
2 17 (39.53%) Developer
2 17 (39.53%) Java Developer
3 12 (27.91%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (11.63%) Senior Developer
4 5 (11.63%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Architect
5 3 (6.98%) Data Architect
6 1 (2.33%) Consultant
6 1 (2.33%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) Implementation Consultant
6 1 (2.33%) UNIX Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) UNIX Support Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) UNIX Support
6 1 (2.33%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) Linux Support
6 1 (2.33%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (86.05%) XML
2 36 (83.72%) JMS
2 36 (83.72%) SOAP
3 20 (46.51%) Hibernate
3 20 (46.51%) Spring
4 19 (44.19%) JSON
4 19 (44.19%) ActiveMQ
4 19 (44.19%) WSDL
4 19 (44.19%) Servlets
4 19 (44.19%) RabbitMQ
4 19 (44.19%) REST
5 18 (41.86%) Web Services
6 17 (39.53%) J2EE
6 17 (39.53%) EJB
6 17 (39.53%) JDBC
6 17 (39.53%) JNDI
7 16 (37.21%) Java EE
8 9 (20.93%) jQuery
9 1 (2.33%) JSP
9 1 (2.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (44.19%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (37.21%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 38 (88.37%) Linux
2 18 (41.86%) Windows
3 1 (2.33%) Solaris
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (62.79%) TDD
2 20 (46.51%) Software Engineering
2 20 (46.51%) OO
3 17 (39.53%) OOP
4 16 (37.21%) Logistics
4 16 (37.21%) E-Commerce
4 16 (37.21%) Software Architecture
5 15 (34.88%) OOD
6 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.98%) Data Architecture
8 3 (6.98%) Automated Testing
8 3 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.33%) Change Control
9 1 (2.33%) Test Strategy
9 1 (2.33%) People Management
9 1 (2.33%) ITIL
9 1 (2.33%) Document Management
9 1 (2.33%) Configuration Management
9 1 (2.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (88.37%) Java
2 36 (83.72%) C++
3 21 (48.84%) SQL
4 19 (44.19%) C
5 10 (23.26%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.98%) PL/SQL
6 3 (6.98%) VBA
7 1 (2.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (46.51%) Degree
2 3 (6.98%) NVQ Level 3
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 21 (48.84%) Oracle
2 1 (2.33%) Cisco
2 1 (2.33%) Juniper
2 1 (2.33%) NetApp
2 1 (2.33%) VMware
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