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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX Developer
Rank 887 869 861
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a UNIX Developer 30 14 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.013% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.013% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 30 13 55
Average salary £47,500 £52,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.65% -30.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £45,000 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £70,000 £89,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £31,250
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +44.00%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114665 105124 119149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92969 87480 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%

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 18 April 2014 within the UK.

UNIX Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

UNIX Developer
Top 19 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -30 29 £47,500 -8.65%
London -41 18 £50,184 -6.19%
City of London - 9 £45,369 -
South East -11 6 £55,000 +22.22%
Reading - 5 £55,000 -
Berkshire - 5 £55,000 -
Nottingham - 3 £30,000 -
East Midlands - 3 £30,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £30,000 -
North West -2 1 £26,000 -42.22%
Merseyside -13 1 £26,000 -42.22%
Liverpool -15 1 £26,000 -42.22%
South West - 1 £40,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £47,500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £40,500 -
Crawley - 1 £47,500 -
East Grinstead - 1 £47,500 -
Gloucester - 1 £40,500 -
Horsham - 1 £47,500 -

UNIX Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 55 (100.00%) UNIX
2 50 (90.91%) Linux
3 35 (63.64%) C++
4 22 (40.00%) Degree
5 20 (36.36%) Python
6 19 (34.55%) Finance
7 18 (32.73%) C
8 16 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (29.09%) Software Architecture
9 15 (27.27%) Data Protection
9 15 (27.27%) SaaS
9 15 (27.27%) Computer Science
10 13 (23.64%) Oracle
11 12 (21.82%) Ant
11 12 (21.82%) Shell Script
12 11 (20.00%) SQL
12 11 (20.00%) XML
13 8 (14.55%) HTML
13 8 (14.55%) JavaScript
13 8 (14.55%) Perl
13 8 (14.55%) Multithreading
14 7 (12.73%) Oracle Linux
14 7 (12.73%) Oracle Database
14 7 (12.73%) PHP
14 7 (12.73%) Intranet
14 7 (12.73%) Banking
14 7 (12.73%) Validation
15 6 (10.91%) Low Latency
15 6 (10.91%) Bash Shell
16 5 (9.09%) Investment Banking

UNIX Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Cloud Services
1 15 (27.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.73%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.82%) DB2
Development Applications
1 12 (21.82%) Ant
General
1 19 (34.55%) Finance
2 7 (12.73%) Banking
3 5 (9.09%) Investment Banking
3 5 (9.09%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.00%) XML
2 8 (14.55%) HTML
3 2 (3.64%) J2EE
3 2 (3.64%) SOAP
4 1 (1.82%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (1.82%) jQuery
4 1 (1.82%) JSF
4 1 (1.82%) Web Services
4 1 (1.82%) EJB
4 1 (1.82%) CSS
4 1 (1.82%) XML Messaging
4 1 (1.82%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (7.27%) Derivative
3 2 (3.64%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.82%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.82%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (1.82%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.82%) Equities
4 1 (1.82%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 55 (100.00%) UNIX
2 50 (90.91%) Linux
3 7 (12.73%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (5.45%) AIX
4 3 (5.45%) Solaris
5 1 (1.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (29.09%) Software Architecture
2 15 (27.27%) Data Protection
3 8 (14.55%) Multithreading
4 7 (12.73%) Validation
5 6 (10.91%) Low Latency
6 4 (7.27%) Data Analysis
6 4 (7.27%) Electronic Trading
7 3 (5.45%) Software Engineering
7 3 (5.45%) Migration
8 2 (3.64%) OOP
8 2 (3.64%) OO
8 2 (3.64%) Image Processing
9 1 (1.82%) Investment Management
9 1 (1.82%) Kanban
9 1 (1.82%) Wealth Management
9 1 (1.82%) Algorithmic Trading
9 1 (1.82%) Usability Testing
9 1 (1.82%) Systems Analysis
9 1 (1.82%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (63.64%) C++
2 20 (36.36%) Python
3 18 (32.73%) C
4 12 (21.82%) Shell Script
5 11 (20.00%) SQL
6 8 (14.55%) JavaScript
6 8 (14.55%) Perl
7 7 (12.73%) PHP
8 6 (10.91%) Bash Shell
9 4 (7.27%) Java
10 3 (5.45%) Korn
11 2 (3.64%) PL/SQL
11 2 (3.64%) Ruby
12 1 (1.82%) Scala
12 1 (1.82%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 22 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) Control-M
2 1 (1.82%) Ansible
2 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (23.64%) Oracle
2 1 (1.82%) Sybase
2 1 (1.82%) JBoss
2 1 (1.82%) IBM