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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 93 102 76
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -26
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 11 17 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.79% 0.94% 2.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.25% 1.49% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 31
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +6.02%
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
879 1139 1069
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 63.10% 62.75% 67.92%
Number of salaries quoted 786 938 963
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
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 28 August 2015.

Shell Script Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (66.67%) Python
2 18 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 14 (51.85%) Windows
3 14 (51.85%) Java
4 13 (48.15%) Perl
5 12 (44.44%) SQL
5 12 (44.44%) Apache
5 12 (44.44%) CentOS
6 11 (40.74%) Red Hat
6 11 (40.74%) MySQL
6 11 (40.74%) Firewall
7 10 (37.04%) Zope
7 10 (37.04%) Subversion
7 10 (37.04%) DNS
7 10 (37.04%) SSL
7 10 (37.04%) Tomcat
7 10 (37.04%) Marketing
7 10 (37.04%) Digital Marketing
7 10 (37.04%) qmail
7 10 (37.04%) Postfix
8 9 (33.33%) MariaDB
8 9 (33.33%) C
8 9 (33.33%) Plone
9 8 (29.63%) CMS
9 8 (29.63%) C++
9 8 (29.63%) HTML
9 8 (29.63%) CSS
9 8 (29.63%) Varnish
9 8 (29.63%) nginx

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (44.44%) Apache
2 10 (37.04%) Tomcat
2 10 (37.04%) Zope
3 9 (33.33%) Plone
4 8 (29.63%) nginx
4 8 (29.63%) CMS
5 1 (3.70%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) Firewall
2 10 (37.04%) DNS
2 10 (37.04%) SSL
3 2 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (3.70%) ZigBee
4 1 (3.70%) Modbus
4 1 (3.70%) Internet
4 1 (3.70%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) MySQL
2 9 (33.33%) MariaDB
3 2 (7.41%) Firebird
4 1 (3.70%) Big Data
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Subversion
2 5 (18.52%) GCC
3 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
4 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.70%) JIRA
5 1 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 10 (37.04%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Administrator
2 7 (25.93%) Linux Administrator
3 6 (22.22%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (14.81%) Software Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Linux Support
6 1 (3.70%) Database Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) HTML
1 8 (29.63%) CSS
2 3 (11.11%) SOAP
2 3 (11.11%) XML
2 3 (11.11%) POSIX
3 2 (7.41%) JNI
3 2 (7.41%) Web Services
3 2 (7.41%) Ext JS
4 1 (3.70%) .NET
4 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.70%) WCF
4 1 (3.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Device Driver
1 3 (11.11%) PKI
2 2 (7.41%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.70%) CAN bus
3 1 (3.70%) Internet of Things
3 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (51.85%) Windows
3 12 (44.44%) CentOS
4 7 (25.93%) Embedded Linux
5 6 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (18.52%) UNIX
7 3 (11.11%) Debian
8 2 (7.41%) Ubuntu
9 1 (3.70%) Android
9 1 (3.70%) AIX
9 1 (3.70%) HPUX
9 1 (3.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 10 (37.04%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (14.81%) Test Management
3 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
4 3 (11.11%) Network Management
4 3 (11.11%) DevOps
4 3 (11.11%) SDLC
4 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.41%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.70%) Scrum
6 1 (3.70%) Open Source
6 1 (3.70%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) Python
2 14 (51.85%) Java
3 13 (48.15%) Perl
4 12 (44.44%) SQL
5 9 (33.33%) C
6 8 (29.63%) C++
7 4 (14.81%) Bash Shell
8 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
9 2 (7.41%) C#
9 2 (7.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (37.04%) qmail
1 10 (37.04%) Postfix
2 8 (29.63%) Varnish
3 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (7.41%) iptables
5 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) HAProxy
1 8 (29.63%) systemd
2 4 (14.81%) Puppet
3 1 (3.70%) Cobbler
3 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Red Hat
2 6 (22.22%) VMware
3 3 (11.11%) Perforce
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.70%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.70%) Wind River
4 1 (3.70%) Rackspace
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