The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX Developer
Rank 854 870 848
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Developer 24 23 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.022% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.024% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 22 22 36
Average salary £39,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-45.45% +22.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
100365 96995 104060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.55% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 83553 78307 89163
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

UNIX Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

UNIX Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

UNIX Developer
Salary Trend

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

UNIX Developer Salary Trend in the UK

UNIX Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX Developer over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 within the UK.

UNIX Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

UNIX Developer
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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 -3 24 £39,000 -29.09% 2
East Midlands +25 9 £30,000 -
Nottinghamshire +18 9 £30,000 -
Nottingham +16 9 £30,000 -
London 0 9 £60,000 -11.11%
Berkshire -19 4 £39,000 -29.09% 1
South East -32 4 £39,000 -29.09% 1
Bracknell - 4 £39,000 - 1
City of London +2 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £40,000 -
Manchester - 1 - - 1
West Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
North West - 1 - - 1

UNIX Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited UNIX Developer in their job title 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 with UNIX Developer in their job title.

1 38 (100.00%) UNIX
2 30 (78.95%) Finance
3 28 (73.68%) C++
4 22 (57.89%) Linux
5 19 (50.00%) Shell Script
5 19 (50.00%) XML
6 18 (47.37%) HTML
6 18 (47.37%) JavaScript
6 18 (47.37%) PHP
6 18 (47.37%) Degree
7 15 (39.47%) C
8 14 (36.84%) Relational Database
9 13 (34.21%) SQL
10 12 (31.58%) Validation
10 12 (31.58%) Oracle
10 12 (31.58%) Intranet
10 12 (31.58%) Mentoring
11 11 (28.95%) Computer Science
12 9 (23.68%) Java
13 7 (18.42%) Banking
14 6 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
14 6 (15.79%) MySQL
14 6 (15.79%) XSLT
14 6 (15.79%) CSS
14 6 (15.79%) jQuery
14 6 (15.79%) Open Source
14 6 (15.79%) HTML5
15 5 (13.16%) Oracle Database
15 5 (13.16%) Algorithmic Trading
15 5 (13.16%) Multithreading

UNIX Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited UNIX Developer in their job title 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 with UNIX Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Project
1 1 (2.63%) MS Office
1 1 (2.63%) FastStats
Communications & Networking
1 12 (31.58%) Intranet
2 1 (2.63%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (36.84%) Relational Database
2 6 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (15.79%) MySQL
3 5 (13.16%) Oracle Database
4 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (10.53%) Big Data
5 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
6 2 (5.26%) Hadoop
6 2 (5.26%) Pentaho
6 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.63%) DB2
7 1 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.63%) HPCC
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) ProC
General
1 30 (78.95%) Finance
2 7 (18.42%) Banking
3 5 (13.16%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Legal
4 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.63%) Retail
4 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (50.00%) XML
2 18 (47.37%) HTML
3 6 (15.79%) XSLT
3 6 (15.79%) CSS
3 6 (15.79%) jQuery
3 6 (15.79%) HTML5
4 1 (2.63%) Web Services
4 1 (2.63%) .NET
4 1 (2.63%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Computer Science
2 6 (15.79%) Open Source
3 3 (7.89%) Fixed Income
3 3 (7.89%) Equities
3 3 (7.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) UNIX
2 22 (57.89%) Linux
3 4 (10.53%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Validation
1 12 (31.58%) Mentoring
2 5 (13.16%) Algorithmic Trading
2 5 (13.16%) Multithreading
3 3 (7.89%) ETL
4 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.63%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.63%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.63%) Data Management
5 1 (2.63%) Parallel Processing
5 1 (2.63%) BDD
5 1 (2.63%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (2.63%) Analytics
5 1 (2.63%) Campaign Management
5 1 (2.63%) Database Marketing
5 1 (2.63%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (2.63%) Kanban
5 1 (2.63%) Project Planning
5 1 (2.63%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 28 (73.68%) C++
2 19 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 18 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 18 (47.37%) PHP
4 15 (39.47%) C
5 13 (34.21%) SQL
6 9 (23.68%) Java
7 4 (10.53%) Korn
7 4 (10.53%) PL/SQL
7 4 (10.53%) Perl
8 2 (5.26%) Python
9 1 (2.63%) VB
9 1 (2.63%) VB6
9 1 (2.63%) Scala
Qualifications
1 18 (47.37%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) Oracle
2 2 (5.26%) Teradata
3 1 (2.63%) HP
3 1 (2.63%) Sybase
3 1 (2.63%) Vertica
3 1 (2.63%) Greenplum
3 1 (2.63%) Netezza
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bonus/benefits
Posted: 10 days ago