The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 13 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Unix 60 60 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 11.65% 11.34% 17.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.27% 48.00% 52.30%
Number of salaries quoted 42 42 52
Median salary £43,750 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.85% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,100 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
161 125 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 31.26% 23.63% 33.53%
Number of salaries quoted 130 91 116
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 18 January 2017.

Unix Salary Histogram in Watford

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for Unix.

1 66 (81.48%) Java
2 65 (80.25%) SQL
3 56 (69.14%) Linux
4 45 (55.56%) Finance
5 36 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (40.74%) Shell Script
7 27 (33.33%) Oracle
8 25 (30.86%) HP UFT
8 25 (30.86%) Scrum
9 24 (29.63%) QA
9 24 (29.63%) Selenium
9 24 (29.63%) Functional Testing
10 22 (27.16%) Python
11 20 (24.69%) C#
11 20 (24.69%) TDD
11 20 (24.69%) Automation Testing
11 20 (24.69%) Analytical Skills
12 19 (23.46%) Spring
12 19 (23.46%) Web Services
12 19 (23.46%) XML
13 18 (22.22%) Solaris
13 18 (22.22%) WebSphere
14 17 (20.99%) SOAP
14 17 (20.99%) UML
14 17 (20.99%) REST
15 16 (19.75%) OO
15 16 (19.75%) OOD
16 15 (18.52%) MySQL
17 14 (17.28%) JUnit
17 14 (17.28%) ITIL

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (22.22%) WebSphere
2 13 (16.05%) Tomcat
3 11 (13.58%) WebLogic
4 10 (12.35%) JBoss
5 7 (8.64%) Apache
6 6 (7.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 6 (7.41%) CMS
6 6 (7.41%) Confluence
6 6 (7.41%) MQSeries
7 2 (2.47%) Tuxedo
7 2 (2.47%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 7 (8.64%) MS Office
2 2 (2.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (16.05%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.64%) FTP
1 7 (8.64%) Internet
2 5 (6.17%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.70%) Ethernet
3 3 (3.70%) Network Security
4 2 (2.47%) HTTP
4 2 (2.47%) IPsec
4 2 (2.47%) SSH
4 2 (2.47%) VPN
4 2 (2.47%) Wireshark
5 1 (1.23%) ADSL
5 1 (1.23%) BGP
5 1 (1.23%) Broadband
5 1 (1.23%) DNS
5 1 (1.23%) DSL
5 1 (1.23%) Firewall
5 1 (1.23%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.23%) MPLS
5 1 (1.23%) RTP
5 1 (1.23%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.52%) MySQL
2 14 (17.28%) SQL Server
3 11 (13.58%) Oracle Database
3 11 (13.58%) RDBMS
3 11 (13.58%) Relational Database
4 6 (7.41%) Jackrabbit
5 4 (4.94%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 4 (4.94%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (4.94%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (4.94%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (4.94%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (2.47%) Informix
7 2 (2.47%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.23%) DB2
8 1 (1.23%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 25 (30.86%) HP UFT
2 24 (29.63%) Selenium
3 14 (17.28%) JUnit
4 12 (14.81%) Git (software)
4 12 (14.81%) Maven
5 11 (13.58%) Cucumber
6 9 (11.11%) JIRA
7 7 (8.64%) Subversion
8 6 (7.41%) Eclipse
8 6 (7.41%) Log4j
8 6 (7.41%) Mockito
8 6 (7.41%) Talend Open Studio
9 5 (6.17%) LoadRunner
9 5 (6.17%) SoapUI
9 5 (6.17%) WebDriver
10 3 (3.70%) ClearQuest
10 3 (3.70%) Jenkins
11 2 (2.47%) Ant
12 1 (1.23%) ClearCase
12 1 (1.23%) Toad
General
1 45 (55.56%) Finance
2 3 (3.70%) Banking
2 3 (3.70%) Marketing
3 2 (2.47%) Electronics
3 2 (2.47%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (61.73%) Analyst
2 30 (37.04%) Test Analyst
3 20 (24.69%) Developer
4 14 (17.28%) QA Analyst
4 14 (17.28%) QA Test Analyst
5 13 (16.05%) Java Developer
6 12 (14.81%) Unix Analyst
7 11 (13.58%) SQL Analyst
7 11 (13.58%) Systems Analyst
8 9 (11.11%) Unix Developer
9 8 (9.88%) Linux Support
9 8 (9.88%) Unix Support
10 7 (8.64%) J2EE Developer
10 7 (8.64%) Operational Support Analyst
10 7 (8.64%) Operations Analyst
10 7 (8.64%) Operations Support Analyst
10 7 (8.64%) SQL Developer
10 7 (8.64%) SQL Support Analyst
10 7 (8.64%) Support Analyst
10 7 (8.64%) Unix Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (23.46%) Spring
1 19 (23.46%) Web Services
1 19 (23.46%) XML
2 17 (20.99%) REST
2 17 (20.99%) SOAP
3 13 (16.05%) Hibernate
3 13 (16.05%) JDBC
4 11 (13.58%) JSON
5 10 (12.35%) J2EE
6 8 (9.88%) Ajax
6 8 (9.88%) GWT
6 8 (9.88%) HTML
6 8 (9.88%) Java EE
7 7 (8.64%) JMS
8 6 (7.41%) ActiveMQ
8 6 (7.41%) EJB
8 6 (7.41%) JSP
8 6 (7.41%) Spring Security
8 6 (7.41%) XSD
8 6 (7.41%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 20 (24.69%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.94%) Data Integration
3 2 (2.47%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.47%) Device Driver
3 2 (2.47%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (2.47%) Fintech
3 2 (2.47%) PACS
3 2 (2.47%) Physics
4 1 (1.23%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.23%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 56 (69.14%) Linux
2 18 (22.22%) Solaris
3 8 (9.88%) Windows
4 6 (7.41%) HPUX
5 5 (6.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (30.86%) Scrum
3 24 (29.63%) Functional Testing
4 20 (24.69%) Automation Testing
4 20 (24.69%) TDD
5 17 (20.99%) UML
6 16 (19.75%) OO
6 16 (19.75%) OOD
7 14 (17.28%) ITIL
8 11 (13.58%) SOA
9 10 (12.35%) Automated Testing
9 10 (12.35%) Regression Testing
10 9 (11.11%) BPR
10 9 (11.11%) Problem Management
10 9 (11.11%) Test Automation
11 8 (9.88%) Data Modelling
12 7 (8.64%) Agile Testing
12 7 (8.64%) E-Commerce
12 7 (8.64%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (8.64%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 66 (81.48%) Java
2 65 (80.25%) SQL
3 33 (40.74%) Shell Script
4 22 (27.16%) Python
5 20 (24.69%) C#
6 12 (14.81%) Perl
7 11 (13.58%) JavaScript
8 9 (11.11%) PHP
9 8 (9.88%) Bash Shell
10 7 (8.64%) PL/SQL
11 5 (6.17%) C
11 5 (6.17%) C++
12 2 (2.47%) Assembly Language
12 2 (2.47%) Embedded C
12 2 (2.47%) Jython
12 2 (2.47%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (7.41%) Degree
2 2 (2.47%) CCNA
2 2 (2.47%) CCNP
2 2 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.23%) CISA
3 1 (1.23%) CISM
3 1 (1.23%) CISSP
3 1 (1.23%) JNCIA
3 1 (1.23%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (29.63%) QA
2 2 (2.47%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.23%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.94%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.23%) Docker
2 1 (1.23%) Samba
2 1 (1.23%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (7.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (4.94%) Data Guard
2 4 (4.94%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 4 (4.94%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (2.47%) Ansible
3 2 (2.47%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.23%) Nagios
4 1 (1.23%) Nessus
4 1 (1.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 27 (33.33%) Oracle
2 11 (13.58%) IBM
3 10 (12.35%) HP
3 10 (12.35%) Microsoft
4 6 (7.41%) ATG
4 6 (7.41%) Atlassian
4 6 (7.41%) Blue Martini
4 6 (7.41%) Sybase
4 6 (7.41%) Talend
5 2 (2.47%) AppDynamics
5 2 (2.47%) EMC
5 2 (2.47%) New Relic
5 2 (2.47%) Perforce
6 1 (1.23%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.23%) Forcepoint
6 1 (1.23%) Sonatype
6 1 (1.23%) Sophos
6 1 (1.23%) Teradata
6 1 (1.23%) VMware
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