The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 100 112 104
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 11 14 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.74% 0.77% 1.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.11% 1.13% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 24
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,500 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £45,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
Shell Script
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
989 1241 1324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 66.55% 68.41% 68.71%
Number of salaries quoted 888 1092 1196
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Shell Script across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Shell Script
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Shell Script across the Cambridge region.

Shell Script Salary Trend in Cambridge

Shell Script
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Shell Script across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Shell Script Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Shell Script also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Shell Script.

1 25 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (92.00%) Python
3 16 (64.00%) C
3 16 (64.00%) Perl
4 14 (56.00%) Java
5 13 (52.00%) C++
6 12 (48.00%) Apache
6 12 (48.00%) Windows
7 11 (44.00%) Configuration Management
7 11 (44.00%) Firewall
7 11 (44.00%) Software Engineering
8 10 (40.00%) Tomcat
8 10 (40.00%) Degree
9 9 (36.00%) Varnish
9 9 (36.00%) XML
9 9 (36.00%) SQL
9 9 (36.00%) MySQL
10 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
10 8 (32.00%) Bash Shell
11 7 (28.00%) CentOS
11 7 (28.00%) C#
11 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (28.00%) VMware
12 6 (24.00%) Red Hat
12 6 (24.00%) Zope
12 6 (24.00%) Plone
12 6 (24.00%) HTML
12 6 (24.00%) SOAP
12 6 (24.00%) Web Services
12 6 (24.00%) SSL

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Shell Script also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Shell Script. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (48.00%) Apache
2 10 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 6 (24.00%) Zope
3 6 (24.00%) Plone
4 5 (20.00%) nginx
4 5 (20.00%) CMS
5 3 (12.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) SaaS
2 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) Firewall
2 6 (24.00%) SSL
3 5 (20.00%) DNS
4 2 (8.00%) Wireless
4 2 (8.00%) HTTP
5 1 (4.00%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) MySQL
2 5 (20.00%) MariaDB
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (12.00%) Firebird
4 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (24.00%) JIRA
1 6 (24.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (20.00%) Subversion
3 4 (16.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (8.00%) Bugzilla
4 2 (8.00%) Gerrit
4 2 (8.00%) GCC
General
1 5 (20.00%) Marketing
2 2 (8.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 9 (36.00%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Server Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Web Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Linux Server Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Database Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.00%) Developer
6 1 (4.00%) PHP Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Release Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) XML
2 6 (24.00%) HTML
2 6 (24.00%) SOAP
2 6 (24.00%) Web Services
3 5 (20.00%) CSS
4 3 (12.00%) WCF
4 3 (12.00%) jQuery
4 3 (12.00%) Ext JS
4 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (12.00%) .NET
5 2 (8.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.00%) PKI
3 1 (4.00%) Internet of Things
3 1 (4.00%) Streaming Media
3 1 (4.00%) Video on Demand
3 1 (4.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (48.00%) Windows
3 7 (28.00%) CentOS
4 5 (20.00%) UNIX
5 4 (16.00%) AIX
5 4 (16.00%) HPUX
5 4 (16.00%) Solaris
6 3 (12.00%) Debian
7 2 (8.00%) Android
7 2 (8.00%) Ubuntu
8 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Configuration Management
1 11 (44.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (24.00%) Network Management
4 5 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (16.00%) Asset Management
5 4 (16.00%) Test Management
6 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (8.00%) Release Management
6 2 (8.00%) Static Code Analysis
7 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) Python
2 16 (64.00%) C
2 16 (64.00%) Perl
3 14 (56.00%) Java
4 13 (52.00%) C++
5 9 (36.00%) SQL
6 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
6 8 (32.00%) Bash Shell
7 7 (28.00%) C#
8 3 (12.00%) PHP
9 1 (4.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) Varnish
2 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (20.00%) qmail
3 5 (20.00%) Postfix
4 4 (16.00%) Squid
5 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) HAProxy
1 5 (20.00%) systemd
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) VMware
2 6 (24.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (16.00%) Perforce
4 4 (16.00%) Atlassian
5 3 (12.00%) Rackspace
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