Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
South West > Somerset
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 63 46
Rank change year-on-year +3 -17 +60
Permanent jobs citing Unix 52 50 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 4.02% 3.74% 5.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.69% 14.29% 17.01%
Number of salaries quoted 34 52 54
Somerset median annual salary £34,712 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.22% -5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £25,375 £21,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £47,250 £70,000 £51,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 294 350 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 22.76% 26.18% 31.73%
Number of salaries quoted 236 311 333
Somerset median annual salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% -2.70% +13.85%
10th Percentile £23,125 £21,250 £21,750
90th Percentile £53,750 £60,000 £53,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +4 42 £34,712 -30.58% 1
Bridgwater +1 8 - - 1
Street +9 1 - -
Unix
South West

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 35 (67.31%) Linux
2 23 (44.23%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (38.46%) Test Automation
4 19 (36.54%) JavaScript
5 17 (32.69%) HTML
5 17 (32.69%) Java
5 17 (32.69%) React
6 16 (30.77%) DevOps
6 16 (30.77%) Scrum
7 15 (28.85%) SQL Server
7 15 (28.85%) Windows
7 15 (28.85%) QA
8 14 (26.92%) RESTful
8 14 (26.92%) TDD
8 14 (26.92%) NoSQL
9 13 (25.00%) OpenStack
9 13 (25.00%) Docker
9 13 (25.00%) JSON
9 13 (25.00%) Web Services
10 12 (23.08%) OO
10 12 (23.08%) IPv4
10 12 (23.08%) IPv6
10 12 (23.08%) Degree
10 12 (23.08%) Unit Testing
10 12 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
10 12 (23.08%) Microservices
10 12 (23.08%) Node.js
11 11 (21.15%) Open Source
11 11 (21.15%) Mobile Computing

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 13 (25.00%) OpenStack
2 8 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.85%) Apache
4 1 (1.92%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.92%) Confluence
4 1 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (11.54%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.92%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (23.08%) IPv4
1 12 (23.08%) IPv6
2 11 (21.15%) Internet
2 11 (21.15%) NGN
3 1 (1.92%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.92%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.85%) SQL Server
2 14 (26.92%) NoSQL
3 8 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (15.38%) OLAP
3 8 (15.38%) Power BI
3 8 (15.38%) QlikView
3 8 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (5.77%) MySQL
5 1 (1.92%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.92%) InfluxDB
5 1 (1.92%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 10 (19.23%) Git (software)
2 7 (13.46%) Cucumber
2 7 (13.46%) JBehave
2 7 (13.46%) JUnit
2 7 (13.46%) Selenium
3 6 (11.54%) Grunt
3 6 (11.54%) gulp
3 6 (11.54%) Jasmine
3 6 (11.54%) Mocha
4 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.85%) JIRA
4 2 (3.85%) PHPUnit
General
1 9 (17.31%) Retail
2 1 (1.92%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 22 (42.31%) Developer
2 12 (23.08%) Administrator
3 11 (21.15%) Network Engineer
4 9 (17.31%) Software Developer
5 8 (15.38%) DBA
5 8 (15.38%) PHP Developer
6 7 (13.46%) Java Developer
6 7 (13.46%) Java Engineer
6 7 (13.46%) Java Software Developer
6 7 (13.46%) Junior
6 7 (13.46%) Junior Developer
6 7 (13.46%) Junior Software Developer
6 7 (13.46%) Test Automation Engineer
6 7 (13.46%) Test Engineer
7 6 (11.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (9.62%) Network Support
8 5 (9.62%) Network Support Engineer
8 5 (9.62%) Support Engineer
9 4 (7.69%) Graduate Software Developer
9 4 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (32.69%) HTML
1 17 (32.69%) React
2 14 (26.92%) RESTful
3 13 (25.00%) JSON
3 13 (25.00%) Web Services
4 12 (23.08%) Node.js
5 8 (15.38%) AngularJS
5 8 (15.38%) CSS
5 8 (15.38%) jQuery
6 7 (13.46%) HTML5
7 6 (11.54%) Sass
8 3 (5.77%) .NET
8 3 (5.77%) J2EE
8 3 (5.77%) Spring
8 3 (5.77%) Spring MVC
9 2 (3.85%) Laravel
9 2 (3.85%) REST
10 1 (1.92%) Lucene
10 1 (1.92%) Middleware
10 1 (1.92%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.15%) Mobile Computing
2 10 (19.23%) Computer Science
3 8 (15.38%) Data Structures
3 8 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 8 (15.38%) Renewable Energy
4 7 (13.46%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.92%) Clustering
5 1 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 35 (67.31%) Linux
2 15 (28.85%) Windows
3 8 (15.38%) Solaris
4 2 (3.85%) FreeBSD
5 1 (1.92%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.92%) OpenWrt
5 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (44.23%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (38.46%) Test Automation
3 16 (30.77%) DevOps
3 16 (30.77%) Scrum
4 14 (26.92%) TDD
5 12 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
5 12 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (23.08%) Microservices
5 12 (23.08%) OO
5 12 (23.08%) Unit Testing
6 11 (21.15%) Network Design
6 11 (21.15%) Network Planning
6 11 (21.15%) Open Source
6 11 (21.15%) Software Delivery
7 10 (19.23%) Mathematics
8 8 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (15.38%) Data Analysis
8 8 (15.38%) Data Management
8 8 (15.38%) ETL
9 7 (13.46%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (36.54%) JavaScript
2 17 (32.69%) Java
3 8 (15.38%) PHP
4 4 (7.69%) Python
5 3 (5.77%) C#
6 2 (3.85%) Ruby
7 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.92%) C
7 1 (1.92%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (23.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (28.85%) QA
System Software
1 13 (25.00%) Docker
2 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (11.54%) Puppet
2 5 (9.62%) Ansible
3 4 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.85%) StackStorm
5 1 (1.92%) Grafana
5 1 (1.92%) Icinga
5 1 (1.92%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 9 (17.31%) VMware
2 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.38%) NetApp
2 8 (15.38%) Oracle
3 6 (11.54%) Adobe
3 6 (11.54%) Apple
4 1 (1.92%) Murex
4 1 (1.92%) Red Hat