The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 21 14 18
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs citing UNIX 47 95 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 9.44% 15.55% 11.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.55% 42.22% 30.09%
Number of salaries quoted 17 68 23
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £32,500 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.25%
UNIX
Hertfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
177 225 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 35.54% 36.82% 38.97%
Number of salaries quoted 106 171 93
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

UNIX
Salary Trend in Watford

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

UNIX Salary Trend in Watford

UNIX
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UNIX across the Watford region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

UNIX Salary Histogram in Watford

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 92 (71.88%) Linux
2 86 (67.19%) Java
3 83 (64.84%) SQL
4 62 (48.44%) WebSphere
5 61 (47.66%) Finance
6 55 (42.97%) JavaScript
7 53 (41.41%) J2EE
7 53 (41.41%) XML
8 52 (40.63%) DB2
9 46 (35.94%) IBM
9 46 (35.94%) Oracle
10 45 (35.16%) HTML
11 44 (34.38%) Retail
11 44 (34.38%) Degree
12 41 (32.03%) Windows
13 38 (29.69%) E-Commerce
14 37 (28.91%) C++
15 35 (27.34%) C
16 34 (26.56%) Solaris
16 34 (26.56%) AIX
17 33 (25.78%) Tomcat
18 32 (25.00%) Web Services
18 32 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
19 31 (24.22%) Banking
20 30 (23.44%) Spring
21 29 (22.66%) WebSphere Application Server
22 27 (21.09%) MQSeries
23 26 (20.31%) TDD
23 26 (20.31%) Subversion
24 25 (19.53%) Computer Science

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 62 (48.44%) WebSphere
2 33 (25.78%) Tomcat
3 29 (22.66%) WebSphere Application Server
4 27 (21.09%) MQSeries
5 15 (11.72%) Apache
6 13 (10.16%) IBM HTTP Server
6 13 (10.16%) IIS
7 11 (8.59%) JBoss
7 11 (8.59%) Apache ServiceMix
8 7 (5.47%) WebLogic
9 5 (3.91%) Apache Solr
9 5 (3.91%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (2.34%) Tuxedo
11 2 (1.56%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (1.56%) Drupal
11 2 (1.56%) Liferay
12 1 (0.78%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 14 (10.94%) MS Office
2 2 (1.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (17.97%) HTTP
2 13 (10.16%) FTP
3 7 (5.47%) IPv4
4 6 (4.69%) Internet
4 6 (4.69%) Firewall
5 5 (3.91%) SAN
6 3 (2.34%) NAS
7 2 (1.56%) LDAP
8 1 (0.78%) DNS
8 1 (0.78%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (40.63%) DB2
2 24 (18.75%) RDBMS
2 24 (18.75%) Relational Database
3 23 (17.97%) DbVisualizer
4 19 (14.84%) MySQL
5 9 (7.03%) Informix
6 2 (1.56%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 26 (20.31%) Subversion
2 19 (14.84%) Maven
3 16 (12.50%) Eclipse
4 15 (11.72%) QuickTest Pro
4 15 (11.72%) LoadRunner
5 14 (10.94%) JUnit
6 9 (7.03%) Rational Application Developer
7 8 (6.25%) Selenium
7 8 (6.25%) WebDriver
7 8 (6.25%) Cucumber
8 7 (5.47%) SoapUI
9 6 (4.69%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
10 5 (3.91%) Ant
11 3 (2.34%) PowerBuilder
11 3 (2.34%) Log4j
12 2 (1.56%) Jenkins
13 1 (0.78%) CruiseControl
General
1 61 (47.66%) Finance
2 44 (34.38%) Retail
3 31 (24.22%) Banking
4 8 (6.25%) Telecoms
5 7 (5.47%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.56%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.78%) Games
7 1 (0.78%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (39.06%) Developer
2 35 (27.34%) Analyst
3 31 (24.22%) Java Developer
4 23 (17.97%) Tester
5 22 (17.19%) Programmer
6 14 (10.94%) Support Analyst
6 14 (10.94%) C++ Developer
7 13 (10.16%) Senior Developer
8 12 (9.38%) Operations Analyst
8 12 (9.38%) Operations Support Analyst
9 11 (8.59%) Architect
10 10 (7.81%) Senior Java Developer
11 9 (7.03%) Consultant
12 8 (6.25%) Automation Tester
12 8 (6.25%) Selenium Tester
12 8 (6.25%) Java Programmer
13 6 (4.69%) Java Consultant
13 6 (4.69%) Support Consultant
14 5 (3.91%) Analyst Programmer
14 5 (3.91%) Java Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (41.41%) J2EE
1 53 (41.41%) XML
2 45 (35.16%) HTML
3 32 (25.00%) Web Services
4 30 (23.44%) Spring
5 25 (19.53%) JDBC
5 25 (19.53%) JSP
6 24 (18.75%) Hibernate
7 23 (17.97%) Flash
8 21 (16.41%) Struts
9 19 (14.84%) CSS
10 15 (11.72%) RESTful
11 13 (10.16%) Spring MVC
11 13 (10.16%) Servlets
12 12 (9.38%) SOAP
12 12 (9.38%) Java EE
12 12 (9.38%) WebSphere MQ
12 12 (9.38%) jQuery
13 11 (8.59%) REST
14 10 (7.81%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 32 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (19.53%) Computer Science
3 9 (7.03%) Client/Server
4 4 (3.13%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.34%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.34%) Web 2.0
5 3 (2.34%) Derivative
6 2 (1.56%) Blog
6 2 (1.56%) Online Gambling
6 2 (1.56%) FMCG
6 2 (1.56%) EMV
7 1 (0.78%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.78%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 92 (71.88%) Linux
2 41 (32.03%) Windows
3 34 (26.56%) AIX
3 34 (26.56%) Solaris
4 13 (10.16%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (29.69%) E-Commerce
2 26 (20.31%) TDD
3 25 (19.53%) Regression Testing
3 25 (19.53%) System Testing
4 24 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 23 (17.97%) Automated Testing
6 20 (15.63%) OO
6 20 (15.63%) ITIL
7 18 (14.06%) Test Scripting
8 17 (13.28%) Problem Management
8 17 (13.28%) MVC
9 15 (11.72%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (11.72%) Test Automation
10 11 (8.59%) Content Management
11 10 (7.81%) Unit Testing
12 9 (7.03%) Web Development
12 9 (7.03%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (6.25%) Document Management
13 8 (6.25%) UML
13 8 (6.25%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 86 (67.19%) Java
2 83 (64.84%) SQL
3 55 (42.97%) JavaScript
4 37 (28.91%) C++
5 35 (27.34%) C
6 25 (19.53%) Shell Script
7 21 (16.41%) Perl
8 18 (14.06%) Bash Shell
9 10 (7.81%) XPath
10 5 (3.91%) PL/SQL
10 5 (3.91%) Python
11 2 (1.56%) Jython
11 2 (1.56%) PHP
11 2 (1.56%) VB
11 2 (1.56%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 44 (34.38%) Degree
2 16 (12.50%) Sun Certification
3 11 (8.59%) ISEB
3 11 (8.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (3.13%) CISM
4 4 (3.13%) CISSP
5 2 (1.56%) PMP
5 2 (1.56%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.81%) QA
2 5 (3.91%) SLA
3 3 (2.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.34%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.34%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (5.47%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (5.47%) VirtualBox
2 2 (1.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (0.78%) NFS
3 1 (0.78%) Samba
3 1 (0.78%) Sendmail
3 1 (0.78%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (0.78%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 2 (1.56%) Puppet
1 2 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.56%) Ansible
2 1 (0.78%) Control-M
Vendors
1 46 (35.94%) Oracle
1 46 (35.94%) IBM
2 19 (14.84%) Sun
3 16 (12.50%) HP
4 14 (10.94%) Microsoft
5 9 (7.03%) VMware
6 4 (3.13%) Veritas
7 3 (2.34%) Interwoven
7 3 (2.34%) Sybase
8 2 (1.56%) SAP
8 2 (1.56%) Cisco
8 2 (1.56%) Citrix
8 2 (1.56%) i2
8 2 (1.56%) Perforce
8 2 (1.56%) hybris
9 1 (0.78%) Sitecore
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Plus Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Plus Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
camelot
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago