The table below looks at the statistics for Cygwin skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cygwin 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
Cygwin
Rank - - 877
Permanent jobs citing Cygwin 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.004%
As % of the System Software category - - 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary - - £50,000

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

System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
13161 12243 11073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.88% 10.14% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 10829 10254 9257
Average salary £41,250 £41,250 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -0.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

Cygwin
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cygwin within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Cygwin Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cygwin
Salary Trend

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

Cygwin Salary Trend in the UK

Cygwin
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Cygwin 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 Cygwin.

1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) Perl
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) REST
2 4 (66.67%) Cocoa Touch
2 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 4 (66.67%) User Stories
2 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 4 (66.67%) eggPlant
2 4 (66.67%) Over-the-Top Content
2 4 (66.67%) SOAP
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) Flash
2 4 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) ISEB
2 4 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 4 (66.67%) CMS
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) Cocoa
2 4 (66.67%) Objective-C
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Subversion
2 4 (66.67%) Maven
2 4 (66.67%) Ruby
2 4 (66.67%) IPTV
2 4 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 4 (66.67%) JIRA
2 4 (66.67%) Wireshark
2 4 (66.67%) Apache Flex

Cygwin
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Cygwin 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 Cygwin. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Subversion
1 4 (66.67%) Maven
1 4 (66.67%) JIRA
1 4 (66.67%) Selenium
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (66.67%) JBehave
1 4 (66.67%) WebDriver
1 4 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 4 (66.67%) eggPlant
2 2 (33.33%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Tester
1 4 (66.67%) Senior Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Software Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Development Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) SOAP
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) Flash
2 4 (66.67%) Cocoa
2 4 (66.67%) Apache Flex
2 4 (66.67%) REST
2 4 (66.67%) Cocoa Touch
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) IPTV
1 4 (66.67%) Video on Demand
1 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
1 4 (66.67%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Android
1 4 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Regression Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Scrum
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) TDD
1 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 4 (66.67%) BDD
1 4 (66.67%) User Stories
2 2 (33.33%) Document Management
2 2 (33.33%) OOP
2 2 (33.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) Perl
2 4 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) Objective-C
2 4 (66.67%) Ruby
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) ISEB
1 4 (66.67%) ISTQB