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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cygwin
Rank 892 875 897
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +22
Permanent jobs citing Cygwin 4 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.006% 0.003%
As % of the System Software category 0.033% 0.056% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 3
Average salary £50,750 £41,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.28% -36.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,700 £26,300 £51,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £52,300 £70,600
UK excluding London average salary - £22,500 -

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
12156 10640 11993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.79% 9.97% 10.21%
Number of salaries quoted 10094 9044 10302
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cygwin over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 within the UK.

Cygwin Salary Histogram in the UK

Cygwin
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cygwin within the UK over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -6 4 £50,750 +5.18%
England -36 4 £50,750 +22.28%
City of London - 1 £42,500 -

Cygwin
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) SUSE
2 3 (75.00%) AWK
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) CentOS
2 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (75.00%) sed
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) DB2
3 2 (50.00%) JBoss
3 2 (50.00%) Apache
3 2 (50.00%) FTP
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) Nagios
3 2 (50.00%) Samba
3 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (50.00%) Drupal
3 2 (50.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (50.00%) StorNext
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP

Cygwin
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) Drupal
2 1 (25.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) FTP
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 2 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) Maven
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) JBehave
1 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) eggPlant
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) Flash
1 1 (25.00%) Cocoa
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Flex
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) IPTV
1 1 (25.00%) Video on Demand
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (25.00%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (75.00%) SUSE
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) CentOS
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) AWK
2 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (75.00%) sed
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Samba
1 2 (50.00%) StorNext
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) JBoss
2 2 (50.00%) IBM