The table below looks at the statistics for AWK skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AWK over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
AWK
Rank 825 898 892
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -6
Permanent jobs citing AWK 52 60 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.057% 0.056% 0.073%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.11% 0.11% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 31 54 60
Median salary £45,000 £48,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
48617 55702 57453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 53.53% 52.44% 50.08%
Number of salaries quoted 41743 47856 49169
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

AWK
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing AWK as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

AWK Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

AWK
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AWK within the UK.

AWK Salary Trend in the UK

AWK
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing AWK over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 within the UK.

AWK Salary Histogram in the UK

AWK
Top 23 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWK within the UK over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +65 52 £45,000 -7.69% 3
London +56 21 £40,000 -27.27%
East of England +9 15 £47,500 +5.55%
South East +67 8 £45,000 - 1
Surrey - 8 £45,000 - 1
Yorkshire +22 7 - - 2
Bedfordshire -2 7 £50,000 +11.11%
Hertfordshire - 6 £47,500 -
South Yorkshire - 6 - -
Doncaster - 6 - -
Watford - 5 £47,500 -
Dunstable +16 4 £47,500 +5.55%
Bromley - 4 £37,500 -
Egham - 4 £56,000 -
Woking - 4 £45,000 -
City of London +25 3 £40,000 -50.00%
Brentwood - 2 - -
Essex - 2 - -
West Yorkshire +35 1 - - 1
East Midlands -4 1 £65,000 +44.44%
Nottinghamshire - 1 £65,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £65,000 -
Leeds - 1 - - 1

AWK
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT jobs citing AWK also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for AWK.

1 68 (76.40%) Linux
2 58 (65.17%) Perl
3 53 (59.55%) SQL
4 49 (55.06%) Java
5 46 (51.69%) Oracle
5 46 (51.69%) Bash Shell
6 41 (46.07%) Shell Script
6 41 (46.07%) Finance
7 36 (40.45%) Red Hat
8 31 (34.83%) sed
9 27 (30.34%) JavaScript
10 26 (29.21%) Python
10 26 (29.21%) Unix
11 23 (25.84%) C++
11 23 (25.84%) Oracle Database
12 21 (23.60%) Korn
12 21 (23.60%) Windows
13 19 (21.35%) Solaris
13 19 (21.35%) Apache
13 19 (21.35%) Jenkins
14 18 (20.22%) SDLC
14 18 (20.22%) Maven
15 17 (19.10%) Computer Science
15 17 (19.10%) Performance Tuning
15 17 (19.10%) Configuration Management
15 17 (19.10%) Banking
16 16 (17.98%) DNS
16 16 (17.98%) CentOS
17 15 (16.85%) Git (software)
18 14 (15.73%) Boost C++ Libraries

AWK
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (21.35%) Apache
2 12 (13.48%) WebLogic
3 10 (11.24%) JBoss
4 9 (10.11%) Tomcat
5 7 (7.87%) CMS
5 7 (7.87%) nginx
6 6 (6.74%) Liferay
7 3 (3.37%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 4 (4.49%) CATIA
1 4 (4.49%) MS Excel
1 4 (4.49%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 5 (5.62%) Teamcenter
2 2 (2.25%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.49%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.25%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.12%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.12%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.12%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.12%) IaaS
3 1 (1.12%) PaaS
3 1 (1.12%) SaaS
3 1 (1.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.98%) DNS
2 14 (15.73%) TCP/IP
2 14 (15.73%) Wireshark
3 13 (14.61%) HTTP
4 9 (10.11%) Network Security
4 9 (10.11%) SAN
4 9 (10.11%) SNMP
5 6 (6.74%) DHCP
5 6 (6.74%) iSCSI
5 6 (6.74%) LDAP
5 6 (6.74%) NAS
5 6 (6.74%) SMTP
5 6 (6.74%) SSL
5 6 (6.74%) tcpdump
5 6 (6.74%) Telnet
6 5 (5.62%) Firewall
7 2 (2.25%) FTP
7 2 (2.25%) SSH
8 1 (1.12%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (1.12%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (25.84%) Oracle Database
2 14 (15.73%) Apache Cassandra
2 14 (15.73%) NoSQL
3 13 (14.61%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (8.99%) Relational Database
4 8 (8.99%) SQL Server
5 7 (7.87%) MySQL
5 7 (7.87%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (7.87%) RDBMS
6 6 (6.74%) Oracle9i Database
7 4 (4.49%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (2.25%) SQLPlus
9 1 (1.12%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (1.12%) Big Data
9 1 (1.12%) DB2
9 1 (1.12%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.12%) HBase
9 1 (1.12%) OLTP
9 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (21.35%) Jenkins
2 18 (20.22%) Maven
3 15 (16.85%) Git (software)
4 12 (13.48%) LoadRunner
5 10 (11.24%) Hudson
6 4 (4.49%) JUnit
6 4 (4.49%) Selenium
7 2 (2.25%) Subversion
7 2 (2.25%) Toad
8 1 (1.12%) CruiseControl
8 1 (1.12%) WebPagetest
General
1 41 (46.07%) Finance
2 17 (19.10%) Banking
3 9 (10.11%) Telecoms
4 8 (8.99%) Publishing
5 5 (5.62%) Investment Banking
6 3 (3.37%) Legal
6 3 (3.37%) Retail
7 1 (1.12%) Marketing
7 1 (1.12%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (25.84%) Analyst
2 20 (22.47%) Administrator
3 19 (21.35%) Developer
4 14 (15.73%) Java Developer
5 13 (14.61%) Junior
6 12 (13.48%) Test Analyst
7 10 (11.24%) Linux Administrator
7 10 (11.24%) Linux Engineer
8 9 (10.11%) Lead Test Analyst
8 9 (10.11%) Test Leader
9 7 (7.87%) C++ Developer
9 7 (7.87%) C++/Java Developer
9 7 (7.87%) DBA
9 7 (7.87%) Junior DevOps
9 7 (7.87%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
9 7 (7.87%) Unix Administrator
10 6 (6.74%) Applications Support
10 6 (6.74%) Oracle DBA
10 6 (6.74%) Support Analyst
11 5 (5.62%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.73%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 9 (10.11%) GWT
3 6 (6.74%) JDBC
3 6 (6.74%) LAMP
3 6 (6.74%) LAPP Stack
4 5 (5.62%) XML
5 4 (4.49%) EJB
5 4 (4.49%) HTML
5 4 (4.49%) J2EE
5 4 (4.49%) Java SE
5 4 (4.49%) JMS
5 4 (4.49%) jQuery
6 2 (2.25%) Middleware
6 2 (2.25%) POSIX
6 2 (2.25%) Spring
6 2 (2.25%) Web Services
7 1 (1.12%) Apache CXF
7 1 (1.12%) Servlets
7 1 (1.12%) Struts
7 1 (1.12%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.10%) Computer Science
2 7 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.74%) Clustering
3 6 (6.74%) Cryptography
4 5 (5.62%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.49%) PMI
6 3 (3.37%) Fintech
6 3 (3.37%) Visualisation
7 2 (2.25%) Equities
7 2 (2.25%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.12%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.12%) Derivative
8 1 (1.12%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (1.12%) HACMP
8 1 (1.12%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (1.12%) Reference Data
8 1 (1.12%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 68 (76.40%) Linux
2 26 (29.21%) Unix
3 21 (23.60%) Windows
4 19 (21.35%) Solaris
5 16 (17.98%) CentOS
6 11 (12.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (6.74%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 4 (4.49%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (20.22%) SDLC
2 17 (19.10%) Configuration Management
2 17 (19.10%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (14.61%) Network Management
4 12 (13.48%) DevOps
4 12 (13.48%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (13.48%) Non-Functional Testing
5 10 (11.24%) Capacity Planning
5 10 (11.24%) OO
6 9 (10.11%) OOA/OOD
7 8 (8.99%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (8.99%) ITIL
8 7 (7.87%) Content Management
8 7 (7.87%) Release Management
9 6 (6.74%) ERP
9 6 (6.74%) High Availability
9 6 (6.74%) Load Balancing
9 6 (6.74%) Memory Management
9 6 (6.74%) Migration
9 6 (6.74%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (65.17%) Perl
2 53 (59.55%) SQL
3 49 (55.06%) Java
4 46 (51.69%) Bash Shell
5 41 (46.07%) Shell Script
6 31 (34.83%) sed
7 27 (30.34%) JavaScript
8 26 (29.21%) Python
9 23 (25.84%) C++
10 21 (23.60%) Korn
11 13 (14.61%) C-shell
12 7 (7.87%) PHP
12 7 (7.87%) PL/SQL
12 7 (7.87%) Ruby
13 5 (5.62%) VBScript
14 4 (4.49%) C
15 3 (3.37%) C#
15 3 (3.37%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (13.48%) Degree
2 8 (8.99%) RHCE
3 4 (4.49%) PMI Certification
3 4 (4.49%) PMP
4 2 (2.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (6.74%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (13.48%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (8.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.74%) iptables
3 6 (6.74%) NFS
3 6 (6.74%) Postfix
3 6 (6.74%) Squid
4 1 (1.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (1.12%) Gluster
4 1 (1.12%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 13 (14.61%) Data Guard
2 10 (11.24%) Puppet
3 9 (10.11%) Nagios
3 9 (10.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 9 (10.11%) Oracle RMAN
4 7 (7.87%) ITRS Geneos
5 6 (6.74%) Nmap
6 2 (2.25%) Ansible
6 2 (2.25%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (2.25%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 46 (51.69%) Oracle
2 36 (40.45%) Red Hat
3 14 (15.73%) HP
4 11 (12.36%) Google
5 10 (11.24%) SAP
6 9 (10.11%) NetApp
6 9 (10.11%) VMware
7 8 (8.99%) EMC
8 6 (6.74%) Novell
9 3 (3.37%) Sun
10 2 (2.25%) Actimize
10 2 (2.25%) Brocade
10 2 (2.25%) CommVault
11 1 (1.12%) GoldenSource
11 1 (1.12%) Perforce
11 1 (1.12%) Splunk
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Knaresborough, North Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + pension, 24 days holidays
Posted: 6 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
EYC Symphony
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago