Period
to 18 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Unix Developer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 18 February 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
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1118 1015 999
Rank change year-on-year -103 -16 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Developer 48 141 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.029% 0.086% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.089% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 46 105 222
England median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +3.70% +12.50%
10th Percentile £33,750 £47,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £97,000 £96,250
UK median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% +8.33%

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 156,888 159,015 191,571
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.22% 96.49% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 129,578 133,074 161,753
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 £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 18 February 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 18 February 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 -65 33 £67,500 -6.90% 13
South East -5 7 £55,000 -12.00%
East of England -14 4 £50,000 - 1
Midlands +5 3 £40,000 -5.88%
West Midlands +12 2 £42,500 -
Yorkshire +19 1 £29,000 -27.50%
North of England +10 1 £29,000 -27.50%
East Midlands - 1 £32,500 -
Unix Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 48 (100.00%) Unix
2 40 (83.33%) Linux
3 24 (50.00%) Finance
4 23 (47.92%) Java
5 19 (39.58%) SQL
6 16 (33.33%) Python
7 15 (31.25%) C++
8 13 (27.08%) Banking
8 13 (27.08%) MySQL
9 12 (25.00%) Degree
9 12 (25.00%) Multithreading
9 12 (25.00%) Fintech
10 11 (22.92%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (22.92%) Kafka
10 11 (22.92%) Scala
10 11 (22.92%) Software Engineering
10 11 (22.92%) OO
11 10 (20.83%) Computer Science
11 10 (20.83%) Algorithms
12 9 (18.75%) Git (software)
12 9 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (16.67%) OOP
13 8 (16.67%) Data Modelling
13 8 (16.67%) Multithreaded Programming
14 7 (14.58%) Phabricator
14 7 (14.58%) SDLC
14 7 (14.58%) Data Integration
14 7 (14.58%) Confluence
14 7 (14.58%) Docker
14 7 (14.58%) Mentoring

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 7 (14.58%) Confluence
2 2 (4.17%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.08%) CMS
3 1 (2.08%) Drupal
3 1 (2.08%) SAS
Business Applications
1 4 (8.33%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) GitHub
2 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) Multicast
2 2 (4.17%) Internet
3 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.08%) MySQL
2 5 (10.42%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.17%) DB2
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.08%) Big Data
4 1 (2.08%) Blockchain
4 1 (2.08%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 7 (14.58%) Jenkins
2 7 (14.58%) JIRA
2 7 (14.58%) Phabricator
3 4 (8.33%) Maven
4 2 (4.17%) Subversion
5 1 (2.08%) Gradle
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Forms
General
1 24 (50.00%) Finance
2 13 (27.08%) Banking
3 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.25%) Aerospace
5 2 (4.17%) Front Office
6 1 (2.08%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.92%) Kafka
2 7 (14.58%) Akka
3 6 (12.50%) Middleware
3 6 (12.50%) Spring
4 5 (10.42%) STL
5 4 (8.33%) FIX Protocol
5 4 (8.33%) Protocol Buffers
5 4 (8.33%) WebSockets
6 3 (6.25%) XML
7 2 (4.17%) Guava
7 2 (4.17%) JDBC
7 2 (4.17%) Lucene
8 1 (2.08%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 1 (2.08%) Django
8 1 (2.08%) Hibernate
8 1 (2.08%) JSON
8 1 (2.08%) LAMP
8 1 (2.08%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (2.08%) REST
8 1 (2.08%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) Fintech
2 11 (22.92%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (20.83%) Algorithms
3 10 (20.83%) Computer Science
4 6 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (10.42%) Client/Server
6 4 (8.33%) Data Structures
7 2 (4.17%) Derivative
7 2 (4.17%) Equities
7 2 (4.17%) Hedge funds
7 2 (4.17%) Smart Meter
7 2 (4.17%) User Experience
8 1 (2.08%) Credit Risk
8 1 (2.08%) Fixed Income
8 1 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (2.08%) Grid Computing
8 1 (2.08%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 48 (100.00%) Unix
2 40 (83.33%) Linux
3 3 (6.25%) Solaris
4 1 (2.08%) Android
4 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.08%) HPUX
4 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 11 (22.92%) OO
2 11 (22.92%) Software Engineering
3 9 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 8 (16.67%) Multithreaded Programming
4 8 (16.67%) OOP
5 7 (14.58%) Data Integration
5 7 (14.58%) Low Latency
5 7 (14.58%) Mentoring
5 7 (14.58%) SDLC
6 6 (12.50%) OOD
7 5 (10.42%) E-Commerce
7 5 (10.42%) TDD
8 4 (8.33%) DevOps
8 4 (8.33%) Market Making
8 4 (8.33%) Performance Engineering
8 4 (8.33%) Physics
8 4 (8.33%) Statistical Analysis
8 4 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 23 (47.92%) Java
2 19 (39.58%) SQL
3 16 (33.33%) Python
4 15 (31.25%) C++
5 11 (22.92%) Scala
6 6 (12.50%) C
7 5 (10.42%) PHP
8 4 (8.33%) Perl
9 2 (4.17%) C#
9 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
9 2 (4.17%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.08%) APL
10 1 (2.08%) Assembly Language
10 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
10 1 (2.08%) COBOL
10 1 (2.08%) Erlang
10 1 (2.08%) Go
10 1 (2.08%) Haskell
10 1 (2.08%) Lisp
10 1 (2.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (6.25%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (14.58%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (14.58%) Oracle
2 4 (8.33%) Reuters
3 3 (6.25%) Teradata
4 2 (4.17%) Greenplum
4 2 (4.17%) Netezza
4 2 (4.17%) Vertica
5 1 (2.08%) Ab Initio
5 1 (2.08%) Micro Focus
5 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.08%) TIBCO