Period
to 13 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for Unix skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Unix over the 6 months to 13 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
South West > Somerset
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 79 25
Rank change year-on-year +11 -54 +71
Permanent jobs citing Unix 48 35 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.70% 2.68% 8.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.84% 10.36% 26.75%
Number of salaries quoted 32 35 93
Somerset median annual salary £34,712 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.43% -11.76% -2.86%
10th Percentile £25,125 £19,149 £31,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £46,708 £50,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.16% +1.18% +6.25%

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

All Operating Systems
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 285 338 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 21.97% 25.86% 32.34%
Number of salaries quoted 224 305 353
Somerset median annual salary £34,712 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.18% -1.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £21,800 £21,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £51,250 £57,500 £51,250
South West median annual salary £39,500 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +11.27% -5.33% +7.14%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing Unix as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Somerset

Unix
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Unix in Somerset

Unix
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Somerset over the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Unix in Somerset

Unix
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 13 December 2017. 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
Bath +9 33 £34,712 +6.81% 1
Bridgwater +1 13 - - 1
Street +12 1 - -
Unix
South West

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Unix.

1 43 (89.58%) Linux
2 22 (45.83%) JavaScript
3 20 (41.67%) HTML
4 19 (39.58%) DevOps
5 18 (37.50%) React
5 18 (37.50%) Internet
6 17 (35.42%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (35.42%) NoSQL
6 17 (35.42%) Git (software)
6 17 (35.42%) RESTful
7 16 (33.33%) Open Source
7 16 (33.33%) Retail
8 15 (31.25%) TDD
8 15 (31.25%) jQuery
8 15 (31.25%) PHP
8 15 (31.25%) CSS
9 14 (29.17%) Web Services
9 14 (29.17%) Java
9 14 (29.17%) JSON
9 14 (29.17%) Test Automation
9 14 (29.17%) Docker
9 14 (29.17%) OpenStack
10 13 (27.08%) Node.js
10 13 (27.08%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (27.08%) Unit Testing
10 13 (27.08%) Continuous Delivery
10 13 (27.08%) Microservices
10 13 (27.08%) Degree
11 12 (25.00%) IPv4
11 12 (25.00%) IPv6

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 14 (29.17%) OpenStack
2 4 (8.33%) Apache
3 3 (6.25%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.08%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.08%) Confluence
4 1 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (12.50%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.08%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.17%) IaaS
3 2 (4.17%) Office 365
3 2 (4.17%) PaaS
3 2 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (37.50%) Internet
2 12 (25.00%) IPv4
2 12 (25.00%) IPv6
3 11 (22.92%) NGN
4 2 (4.17%) DNS
4 2 (4.17%) Firewall
4 2 (4.17%) HTTP
5 1 (2.08%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.08%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (35.42%) NoSQL
2 10 (20.83%) MySQL
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.17%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.17%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.17%) Redis
4 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.17%) Riak
5 1 (2.08%) Couchbase
5 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.08%) InfluxDB
5 1 (2.08%) Neo4j
5 1 (2.08%) OLAP
5 1 (2.08%) Power BI
5 1 (2.08%) QlikView
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (35.42%) Git (software)
2 7 (14.58%) PHPUnit
3 6 (12.50%) Grunt
3 6 (12.50%) gulp
3 6 (12.50%) Jasmine
3 6 (12.50%) Mocha
4 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.17%) JIRA
4 2 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 16 (33.33%) Retail
2 3 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 30 (62.50%) Developer
2 15 (31.25%) PHP Developer
3 11 (22.92%) Network Engineer
4 10 (20.83%) Software Developer
5 8 (16.67%) Junior
5 8 (16.67%) Junior Developer
5 8 (16.67%) Junior Software Developer
6 7 (14.58%) Administrator
6 7 (14.58%) Java Developer
6 7 (14.58%) Java Software Developer
7 6 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 6 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (10.42%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (10.42%) Network Support
8 5 (10.42%) Network Support Engineer
8 5 (10.42%) Support Engineer
9 4 (8.33%) Graduate
9 4 (8.33%) Graduate Java Developer
9 4 (8.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (41.67%) HTML
2 18 (37.50%) React
3 17 (35.42%) RESTful
4 15 (31.25%) CSS
4 15 (31.25%) jQuery
5 14 (29.17%) JSON
5 14 (29.17%) Web Services
6 13 (27.08%) Node.js
7 10 (20.83%) AngularJS
8 9 (18.75%) HTML5
8 9 (18.75%) REST
9 7 (14.58%) Laravel
10 6 (12.50%) Sass
11 3 (6.25%) J2EE
11 3 (6.25%) Spring
11 3 (6.25%) Spring MVC
12 2 (4.17%) Ajax
12 2 (4.17%) LAMP
12 2 (4.17%) Memcached
12 2 (4.17%) XHR
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.92%) Computer Science
1 11 (22.92%) Mobile Computing
2 7 (14.58%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (4.17%) Social Media
3 2 (4.17%) User Experience
4 1 (2.08%) Clustering
4 1 (2.08%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.08%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 43 (89.58%) Linux
2 3 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (6.25%) Windows
3 2 (4.17%) FreeBSD
4 1 (2.08%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.08%) OpenWrt
4 1 (2.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (39.58%) DevOps
2 17 (35.42%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (33.33%) Open Source
4 15 (31.25%) TDD
5 14 (29.17%) Test Automation
6 13 (27.08%) Continuous Delivery
6 13 (27.08%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (27.08%) Microservices
6 13 (27.08%) Unit Testing
7 12 (25.00%) Software Delivery
8 11 (22.92%) Mathematics
8 11 (22.92%) Network Design
8 11 (22.92%) Network Planning
9 10 (20.83%) OO
9 10 (20.83%) Scrum
10 9 (18.75%) Web Development
11 7 (14.58%) Time Management
12 6 (12.50%) Front End Development
12 6 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
12 6 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 22 (45.83%) JavaScript
2 15 (31.25%) PHP
3 14 (29.17%) Java
4 9 (18.75%) Python
5 7 (14.58%) Ruby
6 3 (6.25%) SQL
7 2 (4.17%) C#
7 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.17%) VB
8 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.08%) C
8 1 (2.08%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (27.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 14 (29.17%) Docker
2 3 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (16.67%) Puppet
2 5 (10.42%) Ansible
3 4 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (4.17%) StackStorm
5 1 (2.08%) Grafana
5 1 (2.08%) Icinga
5 1 (2.08%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (12.50%) Adobe
1 6 (12.50%) Apple
2 4 (8.33%) VMware
3 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.25%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.17%) Facebook
4 2 (4.17%) Google
4 2 (4.17%) PayPal
4 2 (4.17%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.08%) Murex
5 1 (2.08%) NetApp
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle