The median annual salary for a Unix Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Unix Developer
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 854 839 805
Rank change year-on-year -15 -34  
Permanent jobs requiring a Unix Developer 29 84 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.033% 0.085% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.088% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 13 70 134
Median salary £47,500 £76,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.11% +39.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,250 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £105,000 £92,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 84418 95048 107138
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.97% 96.53% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 69006 80088 88313
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Unix Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Unix Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Unix Developer in the UK

Unix Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Unix Developer in the UK

Unix Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix Developer over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Unix Developer in the UK

Unix Developer
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -3 29 £47,500 -38.11% 20
London -36 11 £55,000 -29.03% 15
East of England +5 7 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Hertfordshire - 7 £47,500 -
South East +46 6 £45,000 -14.28% 2
West Sussex - 6 £45,000 -
Worthing - 6 £45,000 -
Watford - 6 - -
Telford - 4 £47,500 -
Shropshire - 4 £47,500 -
West Midlands - 4 £47,500 -
City of London +22 1 - - 4
Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 -
Sheffield - 1 £40,000 -

Unix Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Unix Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Unix Developer in the job title.

1 77 (100.00%) Unix
2 51 (66.23%) SQL
3 48 (62.34%) Linux
4 31 (40.26%) Java
5 28 (36.36%) C++
5 28 (36.36%) OO
6 27 (35.06%) Oracle
7 24 (31.17%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (28.57%) Finance
9 20 (25.97%) Degree
10 19 (24.68%) Python
11 18 (23.38%) Analytical Skills
12 17 (22.08%) Wealth Management
12 17 (22.08%) JavaScript
13 15 (19.48%) MySQL
13 15 (19.48%) STL
13 15 (19.48%) Shell Script
14 14 (18.18%) OLTP
14 14 (18.18%) XML
15 13 (16.88%) SQL Server
16 12 (15.58%) UML
16 12 (15.58%) OOD
16 12 (15.58%) SOA
17 11 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
17 11 (14.29%) Perl
17 11 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
18 10 (12.99%) Multithreading
19 9 (11.69%) PL/SQL
20 8 (10.39%) C#
20 8 (10.39%) Web Services

Unix Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 7 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 6 (7.79%) Confluence
3 5 (6.49%) IIS
4 1 (1.30%) JBoss
4 1 (1.30%) SAS
4 1 (1.30%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 6 (7.79%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.19%) IPv4
1 4 (5.19%) IPv6
1 4 (5.19%) VPN
2 2 (2.60%) HTTP
3 1 (1.30%) Internet
3 1 (1.30%) SSL
3 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.48%) MySQL
2 14 (18.18%) OLTP
3 13 (16.88%) SQL Server
4 11 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (9.09%) Oracle Database
6 6 (7.79%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (7.79%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (7.79%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.30%) Base SAS
8 1 (1.30%) Big Data
8 1 (1.30%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.30%) KDB
8 1 (1.30%) Kdb+
8 1 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.30%) Redis
8 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.30%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 1 (1.30%) SAS EBI
8 1 (1.30%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 8 (10.39%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.09%) Maven
3 6 (7.79%) JIRA
3 6 (7.79%) Subversion
4 1 (1.30%) Ant
4 1 (1.30%) JUnit
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle APEX
General
1 22 (28.57%) Finance
2 7 (9.09%) Banking
3 6 (7.79%) Front Office
4 3 (3.90%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.60%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.30%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (19.48%) STL
2 14 (18.18%) XML
3 8 (10.39%) JMS
3 8 (10.39%) SOAP
3 8 (10.39%) Web Services
4 7 (9.09%) Hibernate
4 7 (9.09%) Middleware
4 7 (9.09%) Spring
4 7 (9.09%) XSD
4 7 (9.09%) XSLT
5 6 (7.79%) .NET
5 6 (7.79%) EclipseLink
5 6 (7.79%) EJB
5 6 (7.79%) EJB 3.0
5 6 (7.79%) JPA
5 6 (7.79%) Oracle ADF
5 6 (7.79%) REST
6 5 (6.49%) XSL
7 1 (1.30%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.30%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.38%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.79%) Enterprise Cloud
3 5 (6.49%) CMDB
3 5 (6.49%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.49%) Data Structures
3 5 (6.49%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.19%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.90%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.60%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.30%) Derivative
7 1 (1.30%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 77 (100.00%) Unix
2 48 (62.34%) Linux
3 6 (7.79%) Windows
4 1 (1.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (36.36%) OO
2 24 (31.17%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (22.08%) Wealth Management
4 12 (15.58%) OOD
4 12 (15.58%) SOA
4 12 (15.58%) UML
5 11 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (12.99%) Multithreading
7 8 (10.39%) SDLC
8 7 (9.09%) Analytics
9 6 (7.79%) Asset Management
9 6 (7.79%) Incident Management
9 6 (7.79%) Problem Management
9 6 (7.79%) Process Improvement
9 6 (7.79%) Scrum
9 6 (7.79%) Test Automation
9 6 (7.79%) Workflow
10 5 (6.49%) Data Analytics
10 5 (6.49%) MVC
10 5 (6.49%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 51 (66.23%) SQL
2 31 (40.26%) Java
3 28 (36.36%) C++
4 19 (24.68%) Python
5 17 (22.08%) JavaScript
6 15 (19.48%) Shell Script
7 11 (14.29%) Perl
8 9 (11.69%) PL/SQL
9 8 (10.39%) C#
10 7 (9.09%) C
11 1 (1.30%) PHP
11 1 (1.30%) Ruby
11 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (25.97%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (35.06%) Oracle
2 5 (6.49%) Redback
3 1 (1.30%) Ab Initio
3 1 (1.30%) Cognizant
3 1 (1.30%) Hyperion
3 1 (1.30%) Informatica
3 1 (1.30%) Murex
3 1 (1.30%) Teradata
3 1 (1.30%) TIBCO
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k (DoE) + top benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kettering
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75,000 - £90,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago