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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Developer
Rank 825 787 739
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -48
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Developer 126 154 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.15% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 110 124 172
Average salary £72,500 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.08% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £30,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+75.00% -28.57%

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
97552 100837 99178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.44% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 81926 83590 79842
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016 within the UK.

Unix Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Unix Developer
Top 14 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 5 February 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
(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
England -21 125 £72,500 +26.08% 18
London -27 88 £82,500 +22.22% 16
South East +9 26 £50,000 +26.58% 1
Surrey +24 25 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Redhill - 16 £52,500 -
City of London +42 10 £52,500 -16.00% 8
Bristol - 10 £70,000 - 1
South West - 10 £70,000 - 1
Yorkshire +12 1 £42,500 +21.42%
Esher +6 1 £50,000 -
Harrogate - 1 £42,500 -
Walton-on-Thames - 1 £50,000 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -

Unix Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 263 (100.00%) Unix
2 176 (66.92%) Finance
3 151 (57.41%) Linux
4 150 (57.03%) C++
5 100 (38.02%) Software Engineering
6 96 (36.50%) Degree
7 92 (34.98%) C
7 92 (34.98%) SQL
8 80 (30.42%) Java
9 76 (28.90%) Multithreading
10 70 (26.62%) Oracle
11 65 (24.71%) Python
12 61 (23.19%) Analytical Skills
13 57 (21.67%) JavaScript
14 56 (21.29%) Perl
15 53 (20.15%) OO
16 52 (19.77%) STL
17 49 (18.63%) Agile Software Development
18 45 (17.11%) PL/SQL
18 45 (17.11%) Algorithms
19 42 (15.97%) Data Structures
20 39 (14.83%) Front Office
21 37 (14.07%) Apache
21 37 (14.07%) SDLC
22 35 (13.31%) HTML
23 34 (12.93%) Shell Script
24 32 (12.17%) Low Latency
25 31 (11.79%) Windows
26 29 (11.03%) OOD
26 29 (11.03%) Derivative

Unix Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 37 (14.07%) Apache
2 20 (7.60%) nginx
3 19 (7.22%) WebLogic
4 15 (5.70%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.90%) Apache Solr
5 5 (1.90%) IIS
6 4 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (1.52%) Oracle Service Bus
7 3 (1.14%) JBoss
7 3 (1.14%) SAS
8 2 (0.76%) Drupal
8 2 (0.76%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (0.76%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.38%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.38%) CMS
9 1 (0.38%) Node.js
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 16 (6.08%) MS Office
2 14 (5.32%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.32%) MS PowerPoint
2 14 (5.32%) MS Project
2 14 (5.32%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.90%) CPLEX
Business Applications
1 5 (1.90%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (1.90%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (0.76%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.76%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.28%) SaaS
2 5 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.70%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.52%) DNS
2 4 (1.52%) HTTP
2 4 (1.52%) IPv6
2 4 (1.52%) Kerberos
2 4 (1.52%) X.509
3 3 (1.14%) PuTTY
3 3 (1.14%) SSH
3 3 (1.14%) Telnet
4 1 (0.38%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (7.98%) MySQL
2 18 (6.84%) OLTP
3 14 (5.32%) Oracle BI EE
4 12 (4.56%) Relational Database
5 8 (3.04%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (2.66%) Oracle Database
6 7 (2.66%) SQL Server
7 5 (1.90%) Hadoop
7 5 (1.90%) HBase
7 5 (1.90%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (1.90%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (1.90%) Oracle9i Database
7 5 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.90%) SQLPlus
8 4 (1.52%) InfluxDB
9 3 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.76%) DB2
10 2 (0.76%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.76%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.76%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 28 (10.65%) Git (software)
1 28 (10.65%) ProC
2 25 (9.51%) Jenkins
3 11 (4.18%) JIRA
4 10 (3.80%) Hudson
5 8 (3.04%) Ant
5 8 (3.04%) Artifactory
5 8 (3.04%) Gradle
5 8 (3.04%) Maven
5 8 (3.04%) Sonatype Nexus
5 8 (3.04%) Toad
6 6 (2.28%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (1.90%) Oracle APEX
7 5 (1.90%) PVCS
8 4 (1.52%) Vagrant
9 3 (1.14%) Phabricator
9 3 (1.14%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.76%) HP UFT
10 2 (0.76%) SoapUI
10 2 (0.76%) Subversion
General
1 176 (66.92%) Finance
2 39 (14.83%) Front Office
3 18 (6.84%) Banking
4 15 (5.70%) Financial Institution
5 13 (4.94%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.66%) Retail
7 6 (2.28%) Back Office
8 4 (1.52%) Automotive
8 4 (1.52%) Games
9 3 (1.14%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.76%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.38%) Electronics
11 1 (0.38%) Law
11 1 (0.38%) Legal
11 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.38%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (19.77%) STL
2 35 (13.31%) HTML
3 26 (9.89%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 20 (7.60%) Web Services
5 19 (7.22%) Django
5 19 (7.22%) jQuery
6 15 (5.70%) Spring
7 14 (5.32%) EDI
7 14 (5.32%) XML
8 11 (4.18%) Memcached
9 10 (3.80%) CSS
10 8 (3.04%) WebKit
11 7 (2.66%) .NET
11 7 (2.66%) Hibernate
11 7 (2.66%) J2SE
12 5 (1.90%) FIX Protocol
12 5 (1.90%) HTML5
12 5 (1.90%) Java SE
12 5 (1.90%) Lucene
12 5 (1.90%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 61 (23.19%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (17.11%) Algorithms
3 42 (15.97%) Data Structures
4 29 (11.03%) Derivative
5 25 (9.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 21 (7.98%) Computer Science
7 19 (7.22%) Equities
8 14 (5.32%) Hedge funds
8 14 (5.32%) SWIFT
9 10 (3.80%) Fintech
10 9 (3.42%) Mathematics
11 8 (3.04%) Digital Media
11 8 (3.04%) Management Information System
12 7 (2.66%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (2.28%) Equity Derivative
14 5 (1.90%) Fixed Income
15 4 (1.52%) Data Centre
16 3 (1.14%) Mainframe
17 2 (0.76%) Physics
18 1 (0.38%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 263 (100.00%) Unix
2 151 (57.41%) Linux
3 31 (11.79%) Windows
4 21 (7.98%) AIX
5 2 (0.76%) Mac OS
5 2 (0.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (38.02%) Software Engineering
2 76 (28.90%) Multithreading
3 53 (20.15%) OO
4 49 (18.63%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (14.07%) SDLC
6 32 (12.17%) Low Latency
7 29 (11.03%) OOD
8 28 (10.65%) SOA
9 18 (6.84%) Cash Management
10 17 (6.46%) Analytics
10 17 (6.46%) Performance Tuning
11 16 (6.08%) Requirements Analysis
12 15 (5.70%) TDD
12 15 (5.70%) Waterfall
13 14 (5.32%) Configuration Management
14 13 (4.94%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (4.94%) Scrum
15 12 (4.56%) Electronic Trading
16 11 (4.18%) Business Analysis
16 11 (4.18%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 150 (57.03%) C++
2 92 (34.98%) C
2 92 (34.98%) SQL
3 80 (30.42%) Java
4 65 (24.71%) Python
5 57 (21.67%) JavaScript
6 56 (21.29%) Perl
7 45 (17.11%) PL/SQL
8 34 (12.93%) Shell Script
9 24 (9.13%) C#
10 17 (6.46%) PHP
11 6 (2.28%) Bash Shell
11 6 (2.28%) R
12 5 (1.90%) Uniface
13 4 (1.52%) Korn
14 2 (0.76%) Jython
14 2 (0.76%) SAS Macro
14 2 (0.76%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
15 1 (0.38%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 96 (36.50%) Degree
2 5 (1.90%) PhD
3 3 (1.14%) ISEB
3 3 (1.14%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.38%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.18%) SEPA
2 9 (3.42%) QA
System Software
1 12 (4.56%) Docker
2 8 (3.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (3.04%) Xen
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 70 (26.62%) Oracle
2 15 (5.70%) Microsoft
3 10 (3.80%) VMware
4 4 (1.52%) Sybase
5 3 (1.14%) HP
5 3 (1.14%) Splunk
6 2 (0.76%) hybris
7 1 (0.38%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.38%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.38%) SAP
7 1 (0.38%) Teradata
7 1 (0.38%) TIBCO
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