Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 23 10
Rank change year-on-year -25 -13 +8
Permanent jobs citing Unix 49 90 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 5.23% 8.58% 13.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.59% 33.71% 55.08%
Number of salaries quoted 32 52 93
Watford median annual salary £52,500 £48,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £64,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% +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 238 267 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 25.40% 25.45% 23.90%
Number of salaries quoted 208 206 185
Watford median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £30,000 £24,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £60,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% +8.75% -3.61%

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 21 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Unix in Watford

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 38 (77.55%) Java
2 36 (73.47%) Linux
3 28 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (48.98%) XML
5 21 (42.86%) Scrum
5 21 (42.86%) JIRA
6 19 (38.78%) Test Automation
6 19 (38.78%) Relational Database
6 19 (38.78%) SQL
7 18 (36.73%) SOAP
7 18 (36.73%) IBM
7 18 (36.73%) JSON
8 17 (34.69%) Web Services
8 17 (34.69%) Finance
9 16 (32.65%) TDD
9 16 (32.65%) E-Commerce
9 16 (32.65%) J2EE
9 16 (32.65%) REST
9 16 (32.65%) Problem-Solving
10 15 (30.61%) Oracle
10 15 (30.61%) HTML
10 15 (30.61%) JavaScript
10 15 (30.61%) Spring
11 14 (28.57%) XSD
11 14 (28.57%) Git (software)
12 13 (26.53%) Cucumber
12 13 (26.53%) Degree
12 13 (26.53%) Selenium
12 13 (26.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 12 (24.49%) Maven

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 13 (26.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 10 (20.41%) Mule
2 10 (20.41%) Mule ESB
2 10 (20.41%) WebSphere
3 9 (18.37%) Apache
3 9 (18.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 9 (18.37%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (16.33%) MQSeries
5 7 (14.29%) CMS
5 7 (14.29%) Tomcat
6 5 (10.20%) Oracle Application Server
6 5 (10.20%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (4.08%) Apache Solr
7 2 (4.08%) Confluence
7 2 (4.08%) CoreMedia CMS
8 1 (2.04%) GlassFish
8 1 (2.04%) JBoss
8 1 (2.04%) OpenStack
8 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 9 (18.37%) Magento
2 2 (4.08%) Fredhopper
2 2 (4.08%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 12 (24.49%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (22.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (20.41%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (18.37%) Boomi
5 4 (8.16%) Trello
6 1 (2.04%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (2.04%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.33%) HTTP
1 8 (16.33%) Internet
1 8 (16.33%) Kerberos
2 3 (6.12%) VPN
3 1 (2.04%) DNS
3 1 (2.04%) Firewall
3 1 (2.04%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (2.04%) SAN
3 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (38.78%) Relational Database
2 10 (20.41%) NoSQL
3 7 (14.29%) DB2
3 7 (14.29%) Jackrabbit
3 7 (14.29%) RDBMS
4 4 (8.16%) MySQL
4 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.08%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 21 (42.86%) JIRA
2 14 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 13 (26.53%) Cucumber
3 13 (26.53%) Selenium
4 12 (24.49%) JUnit
4 12 (24.49%) Maven
5 11 (22.45%) SoapUI
6 10 (20.41%) Jenkins
7 9 (18.37%) Subversion
8 7 (14.29%) Ant
8 7 (14.29%) Eclipse
8 7 (14.29%) Log4j
8 7 (14.29%) Mockito
8 7 (14.29%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
9 6 (12.24%) JBehave
10 5 (10.20%) WebDriver
11 4 (8.16%) VersionOne
General
1 17 (34.69%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Games
2 2 (4.08%) Marketing
3 1 (2.04%) French Language
3 1 (2.04%) German Language
3 1 (2.04%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 21 (42.86%) Developer
2 14 (28.57%) Analyst
3 13 (26.53%) Java Developer
4 11 (22.45%) Automation Test Analyst
4 11 (22.45%) Test Analyst
5 7 (14.29%) Senior Developer
6 6 (12.24%) Agile Test Analyst
6 6 (12.24%) Agile Tester
6 6 (12.24%) Architect
6 6 (12.24%) Automation Tester
6 6 (12.24%) Integration Developer
6 6 (12.24%) Integration Engineer
6 6 (12.24%) Java Automation Tester
6 6 (12.24%) QA Analyst
6 6 (12.24%) QA Automation Analyst
6 6 (12.24%) QA Automation Tester
6 6 (12.24%) QA Test Analyst
6 6 (12.24%) QA Tester
6 6 (12.24%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 6 (12.24%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (48.98%) XML
2 18 (36.73%) JSON
2 18 (36.73%) SOAP
3 17 (34.69%) Web Services
4 16 (32.65%) J2EE
4 16 (32.65%) REST
5 15 (30.61%) HTML
5 15 (30.61%) Spring
6 14 (28.57%) XSD
7 12 (24.49%) JSP
8 11 (22.45%) EJB
9 10 (20.41%) Apache Camel
9 10 (20.41%) JMS
9 10 (20.41%) Middleware
9 10 (20.41%) XSLT
10 9 (18.37%) Ajax
10 9 (18.37%) JDBC
10 9 (18.37%) Servlets
10 9 (18.37%) Struts
10 9 (18.37%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) Self-Motivation
2 10 (20.41%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (20.41%) Computer Science
3 6 (12.24%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (4.08%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.08%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.04%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.04%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (2.04%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 36 (73.47%) Linux
2 10 (20.41%) HPUX
2 10 (20.41%) Solaris
3 8 (16.33%) Windows
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (42.86%) Scrum
3 19 (38.78%) Test Automation
4 16 (32.65%) E-Commerce
4 16 (32.65%) Problem-Solving
4 16 (32.65%) TDD
5 12 (24.49%) ITIL
5 12 (24.49%) ITIL V3
5 12 (24.49%) Open Source
6 11 (22.45%) BDD
6 11 (22.45%) Coaching
6 11 (22.45%) Continuous Delivery
6 11 (22.45%) Kanban
7 10 (20.41%) Agile Project Management
7 10 (20.41%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (20.41%) DevOps
7 10 (20.41%) Project Management
7 10 (20.41%) SOA
8 9 (18.37%) Mentoring
8 9 (18.37%) OO
Programming Languages
1 38 (77.55%) Java
2 19 (38.78%) SQL
3 15 (30.61%) JavaScript
4 8 (16.33%) Bash Shell
5 7 (14.29%) Perl
6 6 (12.24%) Java 8
6 6 (12.24%) Shell Script
7 5 (10.20%) PHP
8 4 (8.16%) XPath
8 4 (8.16%) XQuery
9 2 (4.08%) C#
9 2 (4.08%) VB.NET
9 2 (4.08%) VBA
10 1 (2.04%) AWK
10 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (26.53%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) AWS Certification
2 1 (2.04%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.45%) QA
2 10 (20.41%) GCP
3 4 (8.16%) SLA
Systems Management
1 11 (22.45%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (22.45%) Puppet
2 10 (20.41%) Terraform
3 6 (12.24%) Ansible
4 4 (8.16%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 18 (36.73%) IBM
2 15 (30.61%) Oracle
3 10 (20.41%) Google
3 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
3 10 (20.41%) WSO2
4 9 (18.37%) Blue Martini
4 9 (18.37%) Dell
4 9 (18.37%) Demandware
4 9 (18.37%) Elastic Path
4 9 (18.37%) hybris
4 9 (18.37%) MuleSoft
4 9 (18.37%) Talend
4 9 (18.37%) TIBCO
4 9 (18.37%) webMethods
5 8 (16.33%) SnapLogic
6 7 (14.29%) ATG
7 4 (8.16%) CA
7 4 (8.16%) Green Hat
7 4 (8.16%) Sun
8 2 (4.08%) Adobe