The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 22 36 26
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -10
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 2 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 2.04% 0.44% 2.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.06% 1.61% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Average salary £35,000 £28,930 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.98% +1.50%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
UNIX
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wakefield region.

Operating Systems Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
33 62 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 33.67% 27.43% 33.65%
Number of salaries quoted 33 36 32
Average salary £22,000 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,150 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

UNIX
Salary Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UNIX across the Wakefield region.

UNIX Salary Trend in Wakefield

UNIX
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield region citing UNIX 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 UNIX.

1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 2 (66.67%) PHPUnit
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Debian
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield region citing UNIX 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 UNIX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
1 2 (66.67%) PHPUnit
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Debian
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree