The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Developer
Rank 860 815 861
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +46
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Developer 21 55 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.051% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.054% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 21 33 34
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £52,250
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £62,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-28.75% -
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109888 102187 111746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.37% 94.26% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 89595 84579 95723
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 1 August 2014 within the UK.

UNIX Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

UNIX Developer
Top 6 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 1 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 -93 21 £52,500 +16.66%
London -42 17 £52,500 -
Nottinghamshire +5 4 £28,500 -5.00%
Nottingham -1 4 £28,500 -5.00%
East Midlands -17 4 £28,500 -5.00%
City of London -23 3 £85,000 +25.92%

UNIX Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 50 (100.00%) UNIX
2 43 (86.00%) Linux
3 36 (72.00%) C++
4 24 (48.00%) Degree
5 22 (44.00%) C
6 20 (40.00%) Computer Science
7 15 (30.00%) Python
8 14 (28.00%) Oracle
9 12 (24.00%) Data Analysis
10 11 (22.00%) Low Latency
10 11 (22.00%) Multithreading
11 10 (20.00%) XML
12 9 (18.00%) OO
12 9 (18.00%) SQL
12 9 (18.00%) HTML
12 9 (18.00%) JavaScript
13 8 (16.00%) Shell Script
13 8 (16.00%) Oracle Database
14 7 (14.00%) Oracle Linux
14 7 (14.00%) PHP
14 7 (14.00%) Finance
14 7 (14.00%) Validation
14 7 (14.00%) Intranet
15 4 (8.00%) Software Architecture
15 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
15 4 (8.00%) Ant
16 3 (6.00%) Perl
16 3 (6.00%) Java
16 3 (6.00%) Solaris
16 3 (6.00%) Front Office

UNIX Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (2.00%) Apache
1 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (2.00%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Ant
2 1 (2.00%) Subversion
General
1 7 (14.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Front Office
3 2 (4.00%) Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.00%) XML
2 9 (18.00%) HTML
3 2 (4.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (4.00%) CSS
4 1 (2.00%) .NET
4 1 (2.00%) J2EE
4 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.00%) EJB
4 1 (2.00%) SOAP
4 1 (2.00%) Web Services
4 1 (2.00%) Spring
4 1 (2.00%) JSF
4 1 (2.00%) jQuery
4 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.00%) PrimeFaces
Miscellaneous
1 20 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.00%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 50 (100.00%) UNIX
2 43 (86.00%) Linux
3 7 (14.00%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (6.00%) Solaris
5 2 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.00%) Data Analysis
2 11 (22.00%) Low Latency
2 11 (22.00%) Multithreading
3 9 (18.00%) OO
4 7 (14.00%) Validation
5 4 (8.00%) Software Architecture
5 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.00%) Data Protection
7 2 (4.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.00%) Statistical Analysis
7 2 (4.00%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.00%) UML
8 1 (2.00%) OOP
8 1 (2.00%) SOA
8 1 (2.00%) Scrum
8 1 (2.00%) MVC
8 1 (2.00%) Wealth Management
8 1 (2.00%) Release Management
8 1 (2.00%) Usability Testing
8 1 (2.00%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 36 (72.00%) C++
2 22 (44.00%) C
3 15 (30.00%) Python
4 9 (18.00%) SQL
4 9 (18.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (16.00%) Shell Script
6 7 (14.00%) PHP
7 3 (6.00%) Perl
7 3 (6.00%) Java
7 3 (6.00%) Bash Shell
8 2 (4.00%) Ruby
8 2 (4.00%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.00%) C#
9 1 (2.00%) Scala
9 1 (2.00%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 24 (48.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Puppet
1 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.00%) Ansible
1 1 (2.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 14 (28.00%) Oracle
2 1 (2.00%) webMethods
2 1 (2.00%) JBoss
2 1 (2.00%) Avaloq