Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 40 16
Rank change year-on-year -10 -24 +3
Permanent jobs citing Unix 45 61 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 5.12% 5.71% 10.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.03% 20.13% 45.58%
Number of salaries quoted 35 29 62
Watford median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% +6.74% -1.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £37,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £84,000 £53,750 £65,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11% -

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 Watford with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 214 303 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 24.35% 28.37% 21.98%
Number of salaries quoted 192 218 159
Watford median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £28,500 £23,850 £26,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £66,250 £65,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Watford

Unix
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Unix in Watford

Unix
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Watford over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Unix in Watford

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 Watford region with a requirement for Unix.

1 33 (73.33%) Linux
2 31 (68.89%) Java
3 23 (51.11%) SQL
4 21 (46.67%) Relational Database
5 20 (44.44%) IBM
6 19 (42.22%) Oracle
6 19 (42.22%) XML
6 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (37.78%) Amazon AWS
8 16 (35.56%) WebSphere
9 15 (33.33%) Degree
9 15 (33.33%) JIRA
9 15 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 15 (33.33%) Puppet
9 15 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
9 15 (33.33%) Scrum
10 14 (31.11%) SOAP
10 14 (31.11%) SOA
10 14 (31.11%) Test Automation
10 14 (31.11%) JSON
10 14 (31.11%) Problem-Solving
11 13 (28.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
11 13 (28.89%) JMS
11 13 (28.89%) Web Services
11 13 (28.89%) HTML
12 12 (26.67%) Windows
12 12 (26.67%) OO
12 12 (26.67%) Finance
12 12 (26.67%) Coaching

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 16 (35.56%) WebSphere
2 13 (28.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 11 (24.44%) MQSeries
4 10 (22.22%) Mule
4 10 (22.22%) Mule ESB
5 9 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (17.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 8 (17.78%) Apache
6 8 (17.78%) JBoss
6 8 (17.78%) Tomcat
7 6 (13.33%) CMS
8 5 (11.11%) GlassFish
8 5 (11.11%) OpenStack
8 5 (11.11%) Oracle Application Server
8 5 (11.11%) WebLogic
9 3 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (4.44%) Apache Solr
10 2 (4.44%) CoreMedia CMS
11 1 (2.22%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Magento
2 2 (4.44%) Fredhopper
2 2 (4.44%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 17 (37.78%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (22.22%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (20.00%) Boomi
5 6 (13.33%) SaaS
6 5 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (11.11%) IaaS
7 4 (8.89%) PaaS
7 4 (8.89%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 11 (24.44%) Internet
2 8 (17.78%) HTTP
2 8 (17.78%) Kerberos
3 6 (13.33%) VPN
4 5 (11.11%) DNS
4 5 (11.11%) Reverse Proxy
4 5 (11.11%) SAN
4 5 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 4 (8.89%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (46.67%) Relational Database
2 10 (22.22%) NoSQL
3 9 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (13.33%) DB2
4 6 (13.33%) Jackrabbit
5 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (4.44%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 15 (33.33%) JIRA
2 11 (24.44%) Git (software)
3 10 (22.22%) Jenkins
4 9 (20.00%) JUnit
4 9 (20.00%) SoapUI
5 8 (17.78%) Cucumber
5 8 (17.78%) Selenium
5 8 (17.78%) Subversion
6 6 (13.33%) Ant
6 6 (13.33%) Eclipse
6 6 (13.33%) Log4j
6 6 (13.33%) Mockito
6 6 (13.33%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 4 (8.89%) VersionOne
8 3 (6.67%) JBehave
8 3 (6.67%) Maven
8 3 (6.67%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (26.67%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) French Language
2 4 (8.89%) German Language
2 4 (8.89%) Retail
2 4 (8.89%) Swedish Language
3 2 (4.44%) Games
4 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (37.78%) Developer
2 12 (26.67%) Analyst
3 11 (24.44%) Architect
4 9 (20.00%) Java Developer
5 7 (15.56%) Infrastructure Architect
6 6 (13.33%) Automation Test Analyst
6 6 (13.33%) Integration Developer
6 6 (13.33%) Integration Engineer
6 6 (13.33%) Test Analyst
7 5 (11.11%) Java WebSphere Developer
7 5 (11.11%) Senior Developer
7 5 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
7 5 (11.11%) WebSphere Developer
8 4 (8.89%) Lead Architect
8 4 (8.89%) Lead Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (8.89%) Systems Analyst
8 4 (8.89%) Technical Architect
9 3 (6.67%) Java Automation Tester
9 3 (6.67%) QA Automation Analyst
9 3 (6.67%) Selenium Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (42.22%) XML
2 14 (31.11%) JSON
2 14 (31.11%) SOAP
3 13 (28.89%) HTML
3 13 (28.89%) JMS
3 13 (28.89%) Web Services
4 11 (24.44%) EJB
5 10 (22.22%) Apache Camel
5 10 (22.22%) Middleware
5 10 (22.22%) XSD
6 9 (20.00%) J2EE
6 9 (20.00%) Java EE
7 8 (17.78%) Ajax
7 8 (17.78%) Hibernate
7 8 (17.78%) JDBC
7 8 (17.78%) JSP
7 8 (17.78%) OAuth
7 8 (17.78%) Servlets
7 8 (17.78%) Struts
7 8 (17.78%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (26.67%) Self-Motivation
2 10 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 5 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
3 5 (11.11%) Linux Command Line
3 5 (11.11%) Replication
4 4 (8.89%) Data Centre
4 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (4.44%) Client/Server
6 2 (4.44%) Fintech
6 2 (4.44%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 33 (73.33%) Linux
2 12 (26.67%) Windows
3 6 (13.33%) HPUX
3 6 (13.33%) Solaris
4 5 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (33.33%) Scrum
3 14 (31.11%) Problem-Solving
3 14 (31.11%) SOA
3 14 (31.11%) Test Automation
4 12 (26.67%) Coaching
4 12 (26.67%) OO
5 11 (24.44%) Open Source
6 10 (22.22%) Agile Project Management
6 10 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (22.22%) DevOps
6 10 (22.22%) ITIL
6 10 (22.22%) Project Management
7 9 (20.00%) Mentoring
7 9 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (20.00%) TDD
7 9 (20.00%) UML
8 8 (17.78%) E-Commerce
8 8 (17.78%) Identity Management
8 8 (17.78%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 31 (68.89%) Java
2 23 (51.11%) SQL
3 11 (24.44%) Bash Shell
3 11 (24.44%) JavaScript
3 11 (24.44%) Shell Script
4 6 (13.33%) Perl
5 5 (11.11%) PowerShell
6 4 (8.89%) ANSI SQL
6 4 (8.89%) Java 8
6 4 (8.89%) XPath
6 4 (8.89%) XQuery
7 3 (6.67%) AWK
8 2 (4.44%) PHP
9 1 (2.22%) C#
9 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (8.89%) AWS Certification
2 4 (8.89%) Master's Degree
3 2 (4.44%) CISA
3 2 (4.44%) CISM
3 2 (4.44%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.22%) GCP
2 6 (13.33%) QA
3 2 (4.44%) GDPR
3 2 (4.44%) ISO 22301
3 2 (4.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) Hyper-V
1 3 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (33.33%) Puppet
2 10 (22.22%) Terraform
3 6 (13.33%) Ansible
4 4 (8.89%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 20 (44.44%) IBM
2 19 (42.22%) Oracle
3 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
4 10 (22.22%) Google
4 10 (22.22%) WSO2
5 9 (20.00%) Dell
5 9 (20.00%) MuleSoft
5 9 (20.00%) Talend
5 9 (20.00%) TIBCO
5 9 (20.00%) webMethods
6 8 (17.78%) Blue Martini
6 8 (17.78%) Demandware
6 8 (17.78%) Elastic Path
6 8 (17.78%) hybris
6 8 (17.78%) SnapLogic
7 6 (13.33%) ATG
8 4 (8.89%) CA
8 4 (8.89%) Green Hat
9 3 (6.67%) Sybase
9 3 (6.67%) VMware