Period
to 19 November 2018

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 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
UK > Wales
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 48 60
Rank change year-on-year +2 +12 -22
Permanent jobs citing Unix 106 104 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 5.16% 5.14% 4.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.42% 19.55% 17.69%
Number of salaries quoted 83 103 89
Wales median annual salary £36,000 £43,197 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +7.99% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,749 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £54,844 £57,946 £55,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £53,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.77% +6.00% -

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 519 532 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 25.28% 26.27% 23.16%
Number of salaries quoted 437 482 520
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.60% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,500 £21,225
90th Percentile £56,250 £54,844 £48,875
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

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 19 November 2018.

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 19 November 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
South Wales -16 59 £40,000 +5.96% 7
West Wales +12 39 £33,934 -30.80% 3
Mid Wales - 7 £36,000 - 2
North Wales - 1 £42,000 - 1
Unix
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, 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 66 (62.26%) Java
2 56 (52.83%) Amazon AWS
3 53 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (48.11%) Linux
5 49 (46.23%) Software Engineering
6 45 (42.45%) Service Delivery
6 45 (42.45%) Mentoring
7 39 (36.79%) OOP
7 39 (36.79%) OO
8 30 (28.30%) Continuous Improvement
9 28 (26.42%) Analytical Skills
10 26 (24.53%) SQL
10 26 (24.53%) Problem-Solving
11 22 (20.75%) Software Delivery
12 21 (19.81%) QA
13 20 (18.87%) E-Commerce
14 19 (17.92%) Continuous Integration
15 18 (16.98%) JavaScript
16 17 (16.04%) HTML
17 15 (14.15%) Oracle
17 15 (14.15%) CSS
17 15 (14.15%) Web Services
17 15 (14.15%) Degree
18 14 (13.21%) Spring
19 13 (12.26%) Red Hat
19 13 (12.26%) Computer Science
20 12 (11.32%) React
21 11 (10.38%) Python
21 11 (10.38%) Solaris
21 11 (10.38%) User Experience

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 7 (6.60%) WebLogic
2 6 (5.66%) CMS
3 5 (4.72%) Apache
3 5 (4.72%) JBoss
3 5 (4.72%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.89%) CICS
4 2 (1.89%) nginx
5 1 (0.94%) Apache Airflow
5 1 (0.94%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.94%) IIS
5 1 (0.94%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.94%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
5 1 (0.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.83%) EngageOne
2 1 (0.94%) InVision
2 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (9.43%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.83%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 56 (52.83%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (7.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.77%) GitHub
4 1 (0.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.60%) HTTPS
2 6 (5.66%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.89%) SMS
4 1 (0.94%) IPv4
4 1 (0.94%) IPv6
4 1 (0.94%) LAN
4 1 (0.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.38%) Oracle Database
2 10 (9.43%) MySQL
3 7 (6.60%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (4.72%) MariaDB
5 4 (3.77%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.83%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (2.83%) Couchbase
6 3 (2.83%) Hazelcast
7 2 (1.89%) Big Data
7 2 (1.89%) HPCC
7 2 (1.89%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.94%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.94%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.94%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.94%) Redis
8 1 (0.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (6.60%) Maven
2 5 (4.72%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.77%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.83%) Ant
5 2 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.89%) Bitbucket
5 2 (1.89%) Visual Studio Coded UI
6 1 (0.94%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.94%) JUnit
6 1 (0.94%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.94%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.94%) Subversion
6 1 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.94%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.94%) webpack
General
1 8 (7.55%) Finance
2 7 (6.60%) Games
3 3 (2.83%) Back Office
3 3 (2.83%) Publishing
4 1 (0.94%) Electronics
4 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.94%) Marketing
4 1 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (29.25%) Software Engineer
2 21 (19.81%) Senior Software Engineer
3 20 (18.87%) Developer
4 19 (17.92%) Lead Software Engineer
5 16 (15.09%) Applications Support
6 12 (11.32%) Applications Engineer
6 12 (11.32%) Applications Support Engineer
6 12 (11.32%) Support Engineer
7 11 (10.38%) Administrator
7 11 (10.38%) DBA
7 11 (10.38%) Junior
7 11 (10.38%) Oracle DBA
8 10 (9.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (8.49%) HTML CSS Developer
9 9 (8.49%) HTML Developer
9 9 (8.49%) Junior Software Engineer
10 7 (6.60%) Java Developer
10 7 (6.60%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (6.60%) Unix Engineer
10 7 (6.60%) Unix Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.04%) HTML
2 15 (14.15%) CSS
2 15 (14.15%) Web Services
3 14 (13.21%) Spring
4 12 (11.32%) React
5 10 (9.43%) Hibernate
6 9 (8.49%) AngularJS
6 9 (8.49%) HTML5
7 8 (7.55%) Java EE
7 8 (7.55%) JSON
8 7 (6.60%) Sass
8 7 (6.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (5.66%) CSS3
9 6 (5.66%) HTML5 Canvas
9 6 (5.66%) jQuery
9 6 (5.66%) WebGL
10 5 (4.72%) SOAP
11 4 (3.77%) Spring Boot
11 4 (3.77%) XML
12 3 (2.83%) RxJS
Miscellaneous
1 28 (26.42%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (12.26%) Computer Science
3 11 (10.38%) Driving Licence
3 11 (10.38%) User Experience
4 10 (9.43%) CMDB
5 7 (6.60%) Animation
6 6 (5.66%) Virtual Team
7 3 (2.83%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.94%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 51 (48.11%) Linux
2 11 (10.38%) Solaris
3 7 (6.60%) Mac OS
4 6 (5.66%) Windows
5 4 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.89%) AIX
6 2 (1.89%) Android
7 1 (0.94%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.94%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.94%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (46.23%) Software Engineering
3 45 (42.45%) Mentoring
3 45 (42.45%) Service Delivery
4 39 (36.79%) OO
4 39 (36.79%) OOP
5 30 (28.30%) Continuous Improvement
6 26 (24.53%) Problem-Solving
7 22 (20.75%) Software Delivery
8 20 (18.87%) E-Commerce
9 19 (17.92%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (9.43%) DevOps
10 10 (9.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 9 (8.49%) Business Transformation
11 9 (8.49%) Customer Requirements
11 9 (8.49%) SEO
12 8 (7.55%) Configuration Management
12 8 (7.55%) Front End Development
12 8 (7.55%) Proactive Monitoring
13 7 (6.60%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 66 (62.26%) Java
2 26 (24.53%) SQL
3 18 (16.98%) JavaScript
4 11 (10.38%) Python
5 6 (5.66%) Bash Shell
5 6 (5.66%) PowerShell
5 6 (5.66%) TypeScript
6 5 (4.72%) Go
7 4 (3.77%) Perl
7 4 (3.77%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.83%) C
8 3 (2.83%) C#
8 3 (2.83%) C++
8 3 (2.83%) Clojure
8 3 (2.83%) Groovy
8 3 (2.83%) Scala
9 2 (1.89%) ES6
9 2 (1.89%) Java 8
9 2 (1.89%) PHP
9 2 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (14.15%) Degree
2 8 (7.55%) Oracle Certification
3 7 (6.60%) OCA
4 6 (5.66%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.89%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.89%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.94%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (19.81%) QA
System Software
1 11 (10.38%) Docker
2 3 (2.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.83%) vSphere
3 1 (0.94%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.94%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.94%) LXC
Systems Management
1 9 (8.49%) Ansible
2 7 (6.60%) Kubernetes
3 4 (3.77%) Terraform
4 1 (0.94%) Consul
4 1 (0.94%) Kibana
4 1 (0.94%) Prometheus
4 1 (0.94%) Puppet
4 1 (0.94%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 15 (14.15%) Oracle
2 13 (12.26%) Red Hat
3 8 (7.55%) EMC
3 8 (7.55%) NetApp
4 7 (6.60%) VMware
5 4 (3.77%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.83%) Rackspace
6 3 (2.83%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.94%) Facebook
7 1 (0.94%) IBM
7 1 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.94%) SAP