The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 45 36 15
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -21
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 26 36 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 3.94% 5.82% 10.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.12% 32.14% 35.34%
Number of salaries quoted 10 24 39
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £30,000 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,250 £45,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
UNIX
Wiltshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
136 112 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 20.61% 18.09% 28.71%
Number of salaries quoted 97 89 107
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,648 £46,850 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

UNIX
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

UNIX Salary Trend in Swindon

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Swindon

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 47 (69.12%) Oracle
2 40 (58.82%) XML
3 38 (55.88%) SQL
4 31 (45.59%) Java
5 25 (36.76%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (33.82%) Hibernate
6 23 (33.82%) Spring
6 23 (33.82%) Windows
7 21 (30.88%) Software Engineering
8 19 (27.94%) Finance
8 19 (27.94%) Shell Script
9 18 (26.47%) CSS
9 18 (26.47%) HTML
9 18 (26.47%) Computer Science
10 17 (25.00%) Scrum
11 16 (23.53%) JUnit
11 16 (23.53%) Apache
11 16 (23.53%) Tomcat
11 16 (23.53%) Subversion
12 15 (22.06%) OOD
13 14 (20.59%) Web Services
13 14 (20.59%) SQL Server
14 13 (19.12%) JavaScript
14 13 (19.12%) OOA/OOD
15 12 (17.65%) ISEB
16 10 (14.71%) Change Management
16 10 (14.71%) Degree
16 10 (14.71%) Unit Testing
17 9 (13.24%) Software Testing
17 9 (13.24%) Telecoms

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 16 (23.53%) Apache
1 16 (23.53%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.47%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (7.35%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (11.76%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.82%) Intrusion Detection
1 6 (8.82%) Network Security
2 1 (1.47%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.47%) SNMP
2 1 (1.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.59%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.76%) Relational Database
3 7 (10.29%) DB2
3 7 (10.29%) RDBMS
4 5 (7.35%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.47%) Base SAS
5 1 (1.47%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (23.53%) JUnit
1 16 (23.53%) Subversion
2 8 (11.76%) SoapUI
3 7 (10.29%) TestNG
3 7 (10.29%) Selenium
4 2 (2.94%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.47%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.47%) Metasploit
General
1 19 (27.94%) Finance
2 9 (13.24%) Telecoms
3 7 (10.29%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (4.41%) Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Retail
5 1 (1.47%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (25.00%) Developer
1 17 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 14 (20.59%) Analyst
3 10 (14.71%) Support Engineer
3 10 (14.71%) Products Support Engineer
4 8 (11.76%) Senior Java Developer
4 8 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 7 (10.29%) QA Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) Senior QA Engineer
6 6 (8.82%) Security Analyst
6 6 (8.82%) IT Security Analyst
6 6 (8.82%) Junior
7 5 (7.35%) DBA
7 5 (7.35%) Applications Support
7 5 (7.35%) Oracle DBA
8 4 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (5.88%) Support Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) Software Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) Test Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (58.82%) XML
2 23 (33.82%) Hibernate
2 23 (33.82%) Spring
3 18 (26.47%) HTML
3 18 (26.47%) CSS
4 14 (20.59%) Web Services
5 7 (10.29%) XSD
5 7 (10.29%) OSGi
5 7 (10.29%) REST
5 7 (10.29%) SOAP
6 5 (7.35%) GWT
6 5 (7.35%) jQuery
6 5 (7.35%) HTML5
6 5 (7.35%) CSS3
6 5 (7.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.47%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.47%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.47%) CMDB
2 1 (1.47%) Open Source
2 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.47%) Grid Computing
2 1 (1.47%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.47%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 23 (33.82%) Windows
2 9 (13.24%) Linux
3 5 (7.35%) Solaris
4 1 (1.47%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (36.76%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (30.88%) Software Engineering
3 17 (25.00%) Scrum
4 15 (22.06%) OOD
5 13 (19.12%) OOA/OOD
6 10 (14.71%) Change Management
6 10 (14.71%) Unit Testing
7 9 (13.24%) Software Testing
8 7 (10.29%) Use Case
8 7 (10.29%) Database Tuning
8 7 (10.29%) Test Automation
8 7 (10.29%) UML
8 7 (10.29%) Process Management
8 7 (10.29%) OO
8 7 (10.29%) SOA
8 7 (10.29%) Information Security
9 6 (8.82%) Ethical Hacking
9 6 (8.82%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (8.82%) Data Modelling
10 3 (4.41%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (55.88%) SQL
2 31 (45.59%) Java
3 19 (27.94%) Shell Script
4 13 (19.12%) JavaScript
5 7 (10.29%) VBScript
5 7 (10.29%) VB
5 7 (10.29%) VBA
6 2 (2.94%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.47%) Perl
7 1 (1.47%) C
7 1 (1.47%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (17.65%) ISEB
2 10 (14.71%) Degree
3 8 (11.76%) PhD
4 7 (10.29%) HND
5 3 (4.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.76%) QA
2 7 (10.29%) PCI DSS
3 3 (4.41%) SLA
4 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (8.82%) Snort
2 5 (7.35%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.47%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 5 (7.35%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.47%) Netcool
2 1 (1.47%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (1.47%) Nessus
2 1 (1.47%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 47 (69.12%) Oracle
2 6 (8.82%) Splunk
2 6 (8.82%) LogLogic
2 6 (8.82%) Cisco
3 1 (1.47%) IBM
3 1 (1.47%) HP
3 1 (1.47%) BMC
3 1 (1.47%) SAP
Swindon, Wiltshire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum plus bens and pension and gym and he
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon
The People Network
Salary: £1 per annum + excellent salary, bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago