Period
to 24 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 24 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
UK > Wales
6 months to
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 37 79 68
Rank change year-on-year +42 -11 -34
Permanent jobs citing Unix 103 59 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 5.36% 3.06% 3.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.85% 12.37% 15.59%
Number of salaries quoted 83 55 75
Wales median annual salary £36,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.29% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,749 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £54,844 £57,946 £55,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year +1.85% +6.93% +1.00%

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 Wales with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 494 477 558
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 25.73% 24.75% 23.29%
Number of salaries quoted 420 405 491
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +2.86%
10th Percentile £23,000 £21,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £54,844 £50,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +1.15%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Wales

Unix
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Unix in Wales

Unix
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Wales over the 6 months to 24 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Unix in Wales

Unix
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Wales region over the 6 months to 24 January 2019. 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
West Wales +19 48 £33,934 -30.80% 1
South Wales +2 46 £40,000 +4.58% 7
Mid Wales - 8 £36,000 -
North Wales - 1 £42,000 - 1
Unix
UK

For the 6 months to 24 January 2019, IT jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Unix.

1 77 (74.76%) Java
2 66 (64.08%) Amazon AWS
3 64 (62.14%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (56.31%) Software Engineering
5 55 (53.40%) Mentoring
6 50 (48.54%) Service Delivery
7 49 (47.57%) OO
8 48 (46.60%) Linux
8 48 (46.60%) OOP
9 40 (38.83%) Continuous Improvement
10 28 (27.18%) Analytical Skills
10 28 (27.18%) QA
11 26 (25.24%) Software Delivery
12 25 (24.27%) E-Commerce
13 24 (23.30%) SQL
14 21 (20.39%) Continuous Integration
15 19 (18.45%) JavaScript
15 19 (18.45%) Problem-Solving
16 18 (17.48%) HTML
16 18 (17.48%) Web Services
17 16 (15.53%) CSS
18 13 (12.62%) Driving Licence
18 13 (12.62%) Docker
18 13 (12.62%) Spring
19 12 (11.65%) React
20 11 (10.68%) User Experience
20 11 (10.68%) Degree
21 10 (9.71%) JSON
21 10 (9.71%) HTML5
21 10 (9.71%) DevOps

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 8 (7.77%) CMS
2 6 (5.83%) WebLogic
3 4 (3.88%) Apache
3 4 (3.88%) JBoss
3 4 (3.88%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.91%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.94%) CICS
5 2 (1.94%) nginx
6 1 (0.97%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.97%) IIS
6 1 (0.97%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.97%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.94%) EngageOne
2 1 (0.97%) InVision
2 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.94%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 66 (64.08%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (7.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.83%) GitHub
4 1 (0.97%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.74%) HTTPS
2 5 (4.85%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.94%) SMS
4 1 (0.97%) IPv4
4 1 (0.97%) IPv6
4 1 (0.97%) LAN
4 1 (0.97%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.71%) MySQL
2 6 (5.83%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (3.88%) MariaDB
3 4 (3.88%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.91%) Big Data
4 3 (2.91%) Couchbase
4 3 (2.91%) Hazelcast
4 3 (2.91%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.91%) Neo4j
5 2 (1.94%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.94%) HPCC
5 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.94%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.94%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.97%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.97%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (5.83%) Maven
2 4 (3.88%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.91%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.94%) Ant
4 2 (1.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.94%) Bitbucket
4 2 (1.94%) Visual Studio Coded UI
5 1 (0.97%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.97%) JUnit
5 1 (0.97%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.97%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.97%) Subversion
5 1 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.97%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.97%) webpack
General
1 8 (7.77%) Games
2 7 (6.80%) Finance
3 3 (2.91%) Back Office
3 3 (2.91%) Publishing
4 1 (0.97%) Electronics
4 1 (0.97%) Law
4 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.97%) Marketing
4 1 (0.97%) Military
4 1 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (36.89%) Software Engineer
2 25 (24.27%) Senior Software Engineer
3 23 (22.33%) Lead Software Engineer
4 21 (20.39%) Developer
5 18 (17.48%) Applications Support
6 16 (15.53%) Junior
7 14 (13.59%) Applications Engineer
7 14 (13.59%) Applications Support Engineer
7 14 (13.59%) Support Engineer
8 12 (11.65%) Junior Software Engineer
9 9 (8.74%) HTML CSS Developer
9 9 (8.74%) HTML Developer
10 7 (6.80%) Java Developer
10 7 (6.80%) Web Developer
11 6 (5.83%) Cloud Engineer
11 6 (5.83%) DevOps Engineer
11 6 (5.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (5.83%) Unix Engineer
12 5 (4.85%) Linux Engineer
12 5 (4.85%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (17.48%) HTML
1 18 (17.48%) Web Services
2 16 (15.53%) CSS
3 13 (12.62%) Spring
4 12 (11.65%) React
5 10 (9.71%) Hibernate
5 10 (9.71%) HTML5
5 10 (9.71%) JSON
6 8 (7.77%) AngularJS
7 7 (6.80%) Sass
7 7 (6.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (5.83%) CSS3
8 6 (5.83%) HTML5 Canvas
8 6 (5.83%) Java EE
8 6 (5.83%) jQuery
8 6 (5.83%) WebGL
9 5 (4.85%) Spring Boot
10 4 (3.88%) SOAP
10 4 (3.88%) XML
11 3 (2.91%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 28 (27.18%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (12.62%) Driving Licence
3 11 (10.68%) User Experience
4 7 (6.80%) Animation
5 6 (5.83%) Virtual Team
6 4 (3.88%) CMDB
7 3 (2.91%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.94%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.94%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.97%) Clustering
9 1 (0.97%) LPAR
9 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.97%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 48 (46.60%) Linux
2 9 (8.74%) Mac OS
3 7 (6.80%) Solaris
4 5 (4.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (4.85%) Windows
5 2 (1.94%) AIX
5 2 (1.94%) Android
6 1 (0.97%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.97%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.97%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.97%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (62.14%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (56.31%) Software Engineering
3 55 (53.40%) Mentoring
4 50 (48.54%) Service Delivery
5 49 (47.57%) OO
6 48 (46.60%) OOP
7 40 (38.83%) Continuous Improvement
8 26 (25.24%) Software Delivery
9 25 (24.27%) E-Commerce
10 21 (20.39%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (18.45%) Problem-Solving
12 10 (9.71%) DevOps
13 9 (8.74%) Business Transformation
13 9 (8.74%) Computer Science
13 9 (8.74%) Customer Requirements
13 9 (8.74%) SEO
13 9 (8.74%) Test Automation
14 8 (7.77%) Front End Development
14 8 (7.77%) Microservices
15 7 (6.80%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 77 (74.76%) Java
2 24 (23.30%) SQL
3 19 (18.45%) JavaScript
4 10 (9.71%) Python
5 7 (6.80%) Go
5 7 (6.80%) PowerShell
6 6 (5.83%) Bash Shell
6 6 (5.83%) TypeScript
7 4 (3.88%) C++
7 4 (3.88%) Perl
8 3 (2.91%) C
8 3 (2.91%) C#
8 3 (2.91%) Clojure
8 3 (2.91%) Groovy
8 3 (2.91%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.91%) Scala
9 2 (1.94%) ES6
9 2 (1.94%) Java 8
9 2 (1.94%) PHP
10 1 (0.97%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (10.68%) Degree
2 6 (5.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.91%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.91%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.94%) OCA
4 2 (1.94%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.97%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (27.18%) QA
2 1 (0.97%) ISAE 3402
2 1 (0.97%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (12.62%) Docker
2 3 (2.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.91%) vSphere
3 2 (1.94%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.97%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.97%) LXC
Systems Management
1 8 (7.77%) Kubernetes
2 7 (6.80%) Ansible
3 3 (2.91%) Terraform
4 1 (0.97%) Consul
4 1 (0.97%) Kibana
4 1 (0.97%) Prometheus
4 1 (0.97%) Puppet
4 1 (0.97%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 10 (9.71%) Red Hat
2 7 (6.80%) VMware
3 6 (5.83%) Oracle
4 5 (4.85%) EMC
4 5 (4.85%) NetApp
5 4 (3.88%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.91%) Rackspace
7 2 (1.94%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.97%) IBM
8 1 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.97%) SAP