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 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 8 23
Rank change year-on-year -20 +15  
Permanent jobs citing Unix 36 78 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 6.44% 14.23% 8.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.51% 54.17% 23.96%
Number of salaries quoted 25 47 30
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -2.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,900 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.17%  

Unix is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 122 144 192
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 21.82% 26.28% 35.96%
Number of salaries quoted 103 102 145
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford citing Unix as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Unix in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 Watford region with a requirement for Unix.

1 84 (93.33%) Java
2 56 (62.22%) Linux
3 55 (61.11%) SQL
4 46 (51.11%) Finance
5 44 (48.89%) Shell Script
5 44 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (41.11%) Selenium
7 31 (34.44%) Scrum
7 31 (34.44%) Oracle
8 30 (33.33%) Python
8 30 (33.33%) HP UFT
9 28 (31.11%) QA
10 27 (30.00%) TDD
10 27 (30.00%) Functional Testing
11 26 (28.89%) JIRA
11 26 (28.89%) C#
12 23 (25.56%) Continuous Integration
13 22 (24.44%) Test Scripting
14 21 (23.33%) Regression Testing
15 20 (22.22%) BDD
16 19 (21.11%) UML
16 19 (21.11%) Automation Testing
17 18 (20.00%) OO
17 18 (20.00%) OOD
18 17 (18.89%) WebDriver
18 17 (18.89%) Solaris
19 15 (16.67%) Git (software)
19 15 (16.67%) Test Automation
19 15 (16.67%) Spring
20 14 (15.56%) Bash Shell

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 12 (13.33%) WebLogic
2 10 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 10 (11.11%) WebSphere
3 8 (8.89%) Confluence
4 7 (7.78%) JBoss
5 4 (4.44%) Apache
6 2 (2.22%) MQSeries
6 2 (2.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (1.11%) CMS
7 1 (1.11%) Drupal
7 1 (1.11%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.11%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.11%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (12.22%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 13 (14.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (5.56%) IaaS
2 1 (1.11%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.22%) FTP
2 3 (3.33%) HTTP
2 3 (3.33%) Internet
3 2 (2.22%) DNS
3 2 (2.22%) Firewall
3 2 (2.22%) SAN
3 2 (2.22%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.22%) VLAN
4 1 (1.11%) ADSL
4 1 (1.11%) Broadband
4 1 (1.11%) IMAP
4 1 (1.11%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.11%) ISDN
4 1 (1.11%) LAN
4 1 (1.11%) NAS
4 1 (1.11%) PBX
4 1 (1.11%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (1.11%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.11%) VPN
4 1 (1.11%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.56%) MySQL
2 11 (12.22%) SQL Server
3 7 (7.78%) Oracle Database
4 6 (6.67%) RDBMS
4 6 (6.67%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 3 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (3.33%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.22%) DB2
6 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.11%) Jackrabbit
7 1 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 37 (41.11%) Selenium
2 30 (33.33%) HP UFT
3 26 (28.89%) JIRA
4 17 (18.89%) WebDriver
5 15 (16.67%) Git (software)
6 14 (15.56%) Cucumber
7 10 (11.11%) Maven
8 9 (10.00%) Ant
8 9 (10.00%) JUnit
9 8 (8.89%) LoadRunner
10 7 (7.78%) SoapUI
11 6 (6.67%) ClearQuest
11 6 (6.67%) Eclipse
11 6 (6.67%) Jenkins
12 5 (5.56%) Visual Studio
13 3 (3.33%) JBehave
13 3 (3.33%) Subversion
14 1 (1.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 1 (1.11%) Mockito
14 1 (1.11%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 46 (51.11%) Finance
2 4 (4.44%) Banking
3 2 (2.22%) Investment Banking
3 2 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 62 (68.89%) Analyst
2 39 (43.33%) Test Analyst
3 18 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 18 (20.00%) Unix Analyst
4 17 (18.89%) SQL Analyst
5 13 (14.44%) Developer
6 12 (13.33%) QA Analyst
6 12 (13.33%) QA Test Analyst
7 11 (12.22%) Linux Support
7 11 (12.22%) Operational Support Analyst
7 11 (12.22%) Operations Analyst
7 11 (12.22%) Operations Support Analyst
7 11 (12.22%) SQL Support Analyst
7 11 (12.22%) Support Analyst
7 11 (12.22%) Systems Analyst
7 11 (12.22%) Unix Support
7 11 (12.22%) Unix Support Analyst
8 8 (8.89%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
8 8 (8.89%) SQL Developer
9 7 (7.78%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (16.67%) Spring
2 14 (15.56%) XML
3 13 (14.44%) Web Services
4 12 (13.33%) Hibernate
4 12 (13.33%) JDBC
4 12 (13.33%) REST
4 12 (13.33%) SOAP
5 10 (11.11%) Gherkin
5 10 (11.11%) HTML
6 7 (7.78%) J2EE
6 7 (7.78%) RESTful
7 6 (6.67%) Java EE
8 5 (5.56%) Ajax
8 5 (5.56%) GWT
8 5 (5.56%) JSON
8 5 (5.56%) Middleware
9 4 (4.44%) CSS
9 4 (4.44%) CSS3
9 4 (4.44%) Ember.js
9 4 (4.44%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.44%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.44%) Fintech
2 4 (4.44%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.11%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.11%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.11%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 56 (62.22%) Linux
2 17 (18.89%) Solaris
3 9 (10.00%) Windows
4 2 (2.22%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.11%) AIX
5 1 (1.11%) CentOS
5 1 (1.11%) HPUX
5 1 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (34.44%) Scrum
3 27 (30.00%) Functional Testing
3 27 (30.00%) TDD
4 23 (25.56%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (24.44%) Test Scripting
6 21 (23.33%) Regression Testing
7 20 (22.22%) BDD
8 19 (21.11%) Automation Testing
8 19 (21.11%) UML
9 18 (20.00%) OO
9 18 (20.00%) OOD
10 15 (16.67%) Test Automation
11 14 (15.56%) ITIL
12 13 (14.44%) Automated Testing
13 12 (13.33%) SOA
13 12 (13.33%) Wealth Management
14 11 (12.22%) Continuous Delivery
14 11 (12.22%) Problem Management
14 11 (12.22%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 84 (93.33%) Java
2 55 (61.11%) SQL
3 44 (48.89%) Shell Script
4 30 (33.33%) Python
5 26 (28.89%) C#
6 14 (15.56%) Bash Shell
7 12 (13.33%) Perl
7 12 (13.33%) PHP
8 11 (12.22%) JavaScript
9 4 (4.44%) PL/SQL
10 3 (3.33%) Jython
11 1 (1.11%) AWK
11 1 (1.11%) Korn
11 1 (1.11%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.11%) Ruby
11 1 (1.11%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (1.11%) AWS Certification
1 1 (1.11%) CCNA
1 1 (1.11%) CCNP
1 1 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (1.11%) Degree
1 1 (1.11%) JNCIA
1 1 (1.11%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (31.11%) QA
2 1 (1.11%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.33%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.22%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (1.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.11%) KVM
3 1 (1.11%) Samba
3 1 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (6.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (3.33%) Data Guard
3 3 (3.33%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 3 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (3.33%) Puppet
4 2 (2.22%) Ansible
4 2 (2.22%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.11%) Nagios
5 1 (1.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (34.44%) Oracle
2 13 (14.44%) HP
3 11 (12.22%) Microsoft
4 8 (8.89%) Atlassian
5 7 (7.78%) IBM
6 2 (2.22%) Sybase
7 1 (1.11%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.11%) ATG
7 1 (1.11%) Blue Martini
7 1 (1.11%) hybris
7 1 (1.11%) New Relic
7 1 (1.11%) Sonatype
7 1 (1.11%) Talend
7 1 (1.11%) VMware
Watford, Hertfordshire
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Salary: Competitive + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
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