The table below looks at the statistics for Emacs skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Emacs over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Emacs
Rank 870 818 -
Rank change year-on-year
-52 -
Permanent jobs citing Emacs 34 53 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.049% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.18% 0.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 34 47 0
Average salary £51,250 £65,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.15% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 - -

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

Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
18855 16587 16957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.10% 15.26% 14.47%
Number of salaries quoted 15640 14144 14671
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Emacs
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Emacs within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Emacs Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Emacs
Salary Trend

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

Emacs Salary Trend in the UK

Emacs
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Emacs over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 within the UK.

Emacs Salary Histogram in the UK

Emacs
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Emacs within the UK over the 3 months to 22 August 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
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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
England -34 34 £51,250 -21.15%
London -25 33 £52,500 -19.23%
Reading - 1 £40,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £40,000 -
South East - 1 £40,000 -

Emacs
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Emacs 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 Emacs.

1 44 (88.00%) UNIX
2 29 (58.00%) Java
3 28 (56.00%) Linux
3 28 (56.00%) Python
4 27 (54.00%) Games
5 26 (52.00%) MySQL
6 25 (50.00%) Relational Database
7 24 (48.00%) Shell Script
7 24 (48.00%) SSH
8 23 (46.00%) SQL
9 22 (44.00%) Ant
9 22 (44.00%) RDBMS
9 22 (44.00%) Maven
9 22 (44.00%) Mobile Games
9 22 (44.00%) Subversion
9 22 (44.00%) Time Management
10 21 (42.00%) Ruby
11 16 (32.00%) Opscode Chef
12 15 (30.00%) XML
13 14 (28.00%) Benchmarking
13 14 (28.00%) Business Intelligence
13 14 (28.00%) Data Warehouse
13 14 (28.00%) Solaris
13 14 (28.00%) Validation
13 14 (28.00%) Big Data
13 14 (28.00%) Kalman Filter
13 14 (28.00%) Hadoop
13 14 (28.00%) Bash Shell
14 13 (26.00%) EJB 3.0
14 13 (26.00%) High Availability

Emacs
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Emacs 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 Emacs. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 24 (48.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (52.00%) MySQL
2 25 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 22 (44.00%) RDBMS
4 14 (28.00%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (28.00%) Big Data
4 14 (28.00%) Hadoop
5 9 (18.00%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (18.00%) NoSQL
6 4 (8.00%) CouchDB
7 3 (6.00%) Redis
7 3 (6.00%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (44.00%) Ant
1 22 (44.00%) Maven
1 22 (44.00%) Subversion
2 13 (26.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (6.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.00%) Hudson
4 2 (4.00%) GCC
4 2 (4.00%) GDB
4 2 (4.00%) Jasmine
4 2 (4.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.00%) RSpec
General
1 27 (54.00%) Games
2 9 (18.00%) iGaming
3 2 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (68.00%) Developer
2 13 (26.00%) Java Developer
3 11 (22.00%) J2EE Developer
3 11 (22.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 10 (20.00%) PHP Developer
5 9 (18.00%) Web Developer
6 7 (14.00%) Tools Developer
6 7 (14.00%) PHP Web Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Pre Sales Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Python Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.00%) iOS Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Front-End Web Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Ruby Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Lead Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Senior Python Developer
10 1 (2.00%) Senior PHP Developer
10 1 (2.00%) Data Analyst
10 1 (2.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.00%) XML
2 13 (26.00%) EJB 3.0
2 13 (26.00%) XML-RPC
2 13 (26.00%) Hibernate
2 13 (26.00%) SOAP
2 13 (26.00%) EJB
2 13 (26.00%) J2EE
3 12 (24.00%) HTML
3 12 (24.00%) CSS
4 11 (22.00%) Ajax
4 11 (22.00%) CSS3
4 11 (22.00%) jQuery
4 11 (22.00%) HTML5
5 9 (18.00%) Java SE
6 5 (10.00%) JSON
6 5 (10.00%) Django
7 3 (6.00%) Web Services
7 3 (6.00%) REST
8 2 (4.00%) RESTful
8 2 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 22 (44.00%) Mobile Games
2 3 (6.00%) iPad
2 3 (6.00%) Open Source
2 3 (6.00%) iPhone
3 1 (2.00%) Statistics
3 1 (2.00%) Hedge funds
3 1 (2.00%) Physics
3 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 44 (88.00%) UNIX
2 28 (56.00%) Linux
3 14 (28.00%) Solaris
4 3 (6.00%) Android
4 3 (6.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.00%) Time Management
2 14 (28.00%) Benchmarking
2 14 (28.00%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (28.00%) Validation
2 14 (28.00%) Kalman Filter
3 13 (26.00%) High Availability
4 12 (24.00%) OO
5 11 (22.00%) TDD
6 9 (18.00%) OO PHP
7 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (8.00%) OOP
9 3 (6.00%) Web Development
9 3 (6.00%) Unit Testing
9 3 (6.00%) Android Development
9 3 (6.00%) iOS Development
10 2 (4.00%) BDD
10 2 (4.00%) Scrum
10 2 (4.00%) OOD
11 1 (2.00%) B2B
11 1 (2.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 29 (58.00%) Java
2 28 (56.00%) Python
3 24 (48.00%) Shell Script
4 23 (46.00%) SQL
5 21 (42.00%) Ruby
6 14 (28.00%) Bash Shell
7 11 (22.00%) JavaScript
8 10 (20.00%) PHP
9 9 (18.00%) Perl
10 7 (14.00%) Erlang
11 2 (4.00%) sed
11 2 (4.00%) AWK
12 1 (2.00%) C
12 1 (2.00%) C#
12 1 (2.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 16 (32.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.00%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 13 (26.00%) JBoss
2 3 (6.00%) Apple
3 1 (2.00%) Zend