Period
to 22 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Unix Developer was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix Developer
UK > England
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1122 1047 1037
Rank change year-on-year -75 -10 -61
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Developer 38 96 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.024% 0.060% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.062% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 37 63 181
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% -10.34% +16.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £89,500 £86,250 £110,000
UK median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year +3.85% -10.34% +16.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 154,988 153,604 182,578
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.42% 96.48% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 127,085 128,083 154,970
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Unix Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Unix Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Unix Developer in England

Unix Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Unix Developer in England

Unix Developer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix Developer in England over the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Unix Developer in England

Unix Developer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Developer within the England region over the 6 months to 22 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -40 29 £67,500 -6.90% 13
Midlands +3 3 £40,000 -15.79%
East of England -14 3 £45,000 -5.26% 2
West Midlands +1 2 £42,500 -10.53%
North of England -9 1 £55,000 +37.50% 1
South East -11 1 £55,000 -
South West - 1 - -
North West - 1 £55,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £22,500 -
Unix Developer
UK

Unix Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2018, Unix Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region featuring Unix Developer in the job title.

1 38 (100.00%) Unix
2 31 (81.58%) Linux
3 23 (60.53%) Finance
4 21 (55.26%) SQL
5 17 (44.74%) Java
6 15 (39.47%) Git (software)
6 15 (39.47%) Kafka
6 15 (39.47%) Fintech
7 13 (34.21%) Docker
8 12 (31.58%) Data Modelling
9 11 (28.95%) C++
9 11 (28.95%) MySQL
9 11 (28.95%) Jenkins
9 11 (28.95%) Akka
9 11 (28.95%) Data Integration
9 11 (28.95%) Scala
9 11 (28.95%) Confluence
9 11 (28.95%) JIRA
9 11 (28.95%) Mentoring
9 11 (28.95%) Phabricator
10 9 (23.68%) Multithreading
10 9 (23.68%) Java 8
11 8 (21.05%) Banking
12 7 (18.42%) Oracle
12 7 (18.42%) Python
13 6 (15.79%) OOP
13 6 (15.79%) STL
13 6 (15.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 6 (15.79%) Change Management
13 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development

Unix Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 11 (28.95%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) MySQL
2 6 (15.79%) Blockchain
3 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
4 3 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (7.89%) DB2
4 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.26%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.63%) Big Data
6 1 (2.63%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 15 (39.47%) Git (software)
2 11 (28.95%) Jenkins
2 11 (28.95%) JIRA
2 11 (28.95%) Phabricator
3 3 (7.89%) Maven
4 2 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 23 (60.53%) Finance
2 8 (21.05%) Banking
3 4 (10.53%) Front Office
4 3 (7.89%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.63%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (39.47%) Kafka
2 11 (28.95%) Akka
3 6 (15.79%) FIX Protocol
3 6 (15.79%) STL
4 5 (13.16%) Spring
5 4 (10.53%) Java SE
5 4 (10.53%) Protocol Buffers
5 4 (10.53%) WebSockets
6 3 (7.89%) J2EE
7 2 (5.26%) .NET
7 2 (5.26%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 2 (5.26%) CSS
7 2 (5.26%) HTML
7 2 (5.26%) Java EE
7 2 (5.26%) RESTful
7 2 (5.26%) XML
8 1 (2.63%) Hibernate
8 1 (2.63%) JSON
8 1 (2.63%) XSD
8 1 (2.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (39.47%) Fintech
2 6 (15.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (13.16%) Algorithms
3 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.89%) Derivative
5 2 (5.26%) iPhone
6 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.63%) Equities
6 1 (2.63%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (2.63%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Unix
2 31 (81.58%) Linux
3 3 (7.89%) Windows
4 2 (5.26%) Android
4 2 (5.26%) Solaris
5 1 (2.63%) HPUX
5 1 (2.63%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Data Modelling
2 11 (28.95%) Data Integration
2 11 (28.95%) Mentoring
3 9 (23.68%) Multithreading
4 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.79%) Change Management
4 6 (15.79%) Low Latency
4 6 (15.79%) Multithreaded Programming
4 6 (15.79%) OOP
4 6 (15.79%) SDLC
4 6 (15.79%) TDD
5 5 (13.16%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (13.16%) Test Automation
6 4 (10.53%) Market Making
6 4 (10.53%) OOD
7 3 (7.89%) BDD
7 3 (7.89%) Data Management
7 3 (7.89%) Dependency Management
7 3 (7.89%) ETL
7 3 (7.89%) OO
Programming Languages
1 21 (55.26%) SQL
2 17 (44.74%) Java
3 11 (28.95%) C++
3 11 (28.95%) Scala
4 9 (23.68%) Java 8
5 7 (18.42%) Python
6 4 (10.53%) C#
6 4 (10.53%) Perl
7 3 (7.89%) PL/SQL
8 2 (5.26%) C
9 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.63%) Ruby
9 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (34.21%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Oracle
2 4 (10.53%) Reuters
3 3 (7.89%) Teradata
4 2 (5.26%) Greenplum
4 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.26%) Netezza
4 2 (5.26%) Solace
4 2 (5.26%) Vertica
5 1 (2.63%) Sybase