The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for Unix skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 48 15
Rank change year-on-year +5 -33  
Permanent jobs citing Unix 9 15 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 4.05% 2.96% 11.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.25% 13.39% 29.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 20
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.31%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.17%  

Unix is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Cheltenham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 59 112 158
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 26.58% 22.13% 39.80%
Number of salaries quoted 58 90 122
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +28.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,550 £31,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham citing Unix as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Cheltenham

Unix
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unix in Cheltenham.

Salary trend for Unix in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Unix.

1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (95.83%) Security Cleared
3 21 (87.50%) Linux
4 20 (83.33%) J2EE
4 20 (83.33%) Finance
4 20 (83.33%) Cybersecurity
5 18 (75.00%) SQL
5 18 (75.00%) Web Services
6 17 (70.83%) HTML
6 17 (70.83%) AIX
6 17 (70.83%) CSS
6 17 (70.83%) MySQL
6 17 (70.83%) Oracle
6 17 (70.83%) WebLogic
6 17 (70.83%) JavaScript
6 17 (70.83%) JBoss
6 17 (70.83%) Software Engineering
6 17 (70.83%) WebSphere
6 17 (70.83%) Java SE
6 17 (70.83%) HTML5
6 17 (70.83%) Cyber Defence
6 17 (70.83%) MongoDB
6 17 (70.83%) NoSQL
6 17 (70.83%) CSS3
6 17 (70.83%) OrientDB
6 17 (70.83%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (70.83%) Translating Business Requirements
7 12 (50.00%) DV Cleared
8 8 (33.33%) Big Data
9 6 (25.00%) C++

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 17 (70.83%) JBoss
1 17 (70.83%) WebLogic
1 17 (70.83%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (70.83%) MongoDB
1 17 (70.83%) MySQL
1 17 (70.83%) NoSQL
1 17 (70.83%) OrientDB
2 8 (33.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) LoadRunner
2 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.17%) JIRA
2 1 (4.17%) Selenium
2 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
2 1 (4.17%) Zephyr
General
1 20 (83.33%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Electronics
2 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 3 (12.50%) Marketing
2 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Developer
1 9 (37.50%) Software Developer
2 8 (33.33%) Big Data Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Data Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Software Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Software Test Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Software Tester
4 3 (12.50%) Test Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Tester
5 1 (4.17%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Integration Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Test Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (83.33%) J2EE
2 18 (75.00%) Web Services
3 17 (70.83%) CSS
3 17 (70.83%) CSS3
3 17 (70.83%) HTML
3 17 (70.83%) HTML5
3 17 (70.83%) Java SE
4 3 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (4.17%) Gherkin
5 1 (4.17%) REST
5 1 (4.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (70.83%) Analytical Skills
1 17 (70.83%) Cyber Defence
2 3 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 21 (87.50%) Linux
2 17 (70.83%) AIX
3 3 (12.50%) Android
3 3 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) Cybersecurity
2 17 (70.83%) Software Engineering
2 17 (70.83%) Translating Business Requirements
3 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.50%) Analytics
4 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (12.50%) Data Analytics
4 3 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 3 (12.50%) OO
4 3 (12.50%) Performance Testing
4 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 3 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Agile Testing
5 1 (4.17%) BDD
5 1 (4.17%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (75.00%) SQL
3 17 (70.83%) JavaScript
4 6 (25.00%) C++
5 3 (12.50%) C#
5 3 (12.50%) Perl
5 3 (12.50%) Python
5 3 (12.50%) Shell Script
5 3 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (95.83%) Security Cleared
2 12 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (12.50%) ISEB
3 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) Oracle
2 4 (16.67%) HP
3 3 (12.50%) SAP