The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 11 10 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Permanent jobs citing Unix 1 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 2.17% 10.14% 22.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.56% 43.75% 52.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 7
Median salary £37,500 £53,750 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.23% +70.63%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +7.31%
Unix
Scotland

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

Operating Systems Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
18 16 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 39.13% 23.19% 42.59%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 15
Median salary £28,500 £52,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-45.71% +41.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £40,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

The demand trend of job ads across the West Lothian region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Unix
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Unix Salary Trend in West Lothian

Unix
Top 13 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for Unix.

1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle