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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 85 102 89
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -13
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 20 23 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.38% 1.31% 1.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.12% 1.98% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 27
Average salary £43,750 £40,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.02% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £31,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.73% +1.76%
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
945 1160 1141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 65.04% 66.06% 69.32%
Number of salaries quoted 837 989 1061
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £31,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 3 July 2015.

Shell Script Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 32 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (84.38%) Python
3 19 (59.38%) Perl
3 19 (59.38%) Configuration Management
4 17 (53.13%) Apache
4 17 (53.13%) Windows
5 16 (50.00%) Java
6 15 (46.88%) C
6 15 (46.88%) Firewall
7 14 (43.75%) Tomcat
8 13 (40.63%) SQL
8 13 (40.63%) MySQL
9 12 (37.50%) CentOS
9 12 (37.50%) Varnish
10 11 (34.38%) Red Hat
10 11 (34.38%) C++
10 11 (34.38%) SSL
11 10 (31.25%) Zope
11 10 (31.25%) Subversion
11 10 (31.25%) DNS
11 10 (31.25%) qmail
11 10 (31.25%) Postfix
11 10 (31.25%) Digital Marketing
11 10 (31.25%) Marketing
12 9 (28.13%) Degree
12 9 (28.13%) MariaDB
12 9 (28.13%) Plone
13 8 (25.00%) CMS
13 8 (25.00%) HTML
13 8 (25.00%) CSS

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 17 (53.13%) Apache
2 14 (43.75%) Tomcat
3 10 (31.25%) Zope
4 9 (28.13%) Plone
5 8 (25.00%) nginx
5 8 (25.00%) CMS
6 2 (6.25%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) SaaS
2 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (46.88%) Firewall
2 11 (34.38%) SSL
3 10 (31.25%) DNS
4 2 (6.25%) Internet
4 2 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (6.25%) Wireless
5 1 (3.13%) ZigBee
5 1 (3.13%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (3.13%) Modbus
5 1 (3.13%) Bluetooth
5 1 (3.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (40.63%) MySQL
2 9 (28.13%) MariaDB
3 3 (9.38%) Firebird
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Subversion
2 7 (21.88%) Jenkins
3 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
4 5 (15.63%) GCC
5 4 (12.50%) JIRA
5 4 (12.50%) Visual Studio
6 2 (6.25%) Bugzilla
6 2 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (6.25%) Gerrit
General
1 10 (31.25%) Marketing
2 1 (3.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Administrator
3 7 (21.88%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (12.50%) Server Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (12.50%) Web Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Linux Server Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Database Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Linux Support
7 1 (3.13%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.13%) Developer
7 1 (3.13%) PHP Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) HTML
1 8 (25.00%) CSS
2 7 (21.88%) XML
3 5 (15.63%) SOAP
3 5 (15.63%) Web Services
4 3 (9.38%) POSIX
4 3 (9.38%) Ext JS
5 2 (6.25%) JSON
5 2 (6.25%) WCF
5 2 (6.25%) jQuery
5 2 (6.25%) .NET
5 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.13%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.38%) PKI
3 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.25%) Internet of Things
3 2 (6.25%) Device Driver
4 1 (3.13%) PMI
4 1 (3.13%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (53.13%) Windows
3 12 (37.50%) CentOS
4 6 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (18.75%) UNIX
5 3 (9.38%) Debian
5 3 (9.38%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (9.38%) Android
6 2 (6.25%) Ubuntu
6 2 (6.25%) AIX
6 2 (6.25%) HPUX
6 2 (6.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) Configuration Management
2 10 (31.25%) Digital Marketing
3 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
4 6 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (18.75%) SDLC
5 5 (15.63%) Network Management
5 5 (15.63%) Test Management
5 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.38%) DevOps
7 2 (6.25%) Static Code Analysis
7 2 (6.25%) Test Automation
7 2 (6.25%) Asset Management
7 2 (6.25%) Release Management
8 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.13%) Scrum
8 1 (3.13%) Android Development
8 1 (3.13%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 27 (84.38%) Python
2 19 (59.38%) Perl
3 16 (50.00%) Java
4 15 (46.88%) C
5 13 (40.63%) SQL
6 11 (34.38%) C++
7 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
7 7 (21.88%) Bash Shell
8 4 (12.50%) C#
9 3 (9.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 12 (37.50%) Varnish
2 10 (31.25%) qmail
2 10 (31.25%) Postfix
3 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (12.50%) Squid
5 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
5 2 (6.25%) iptables
Systems Management
1 8 (25.00%) HAProxy
1 8 (25.00%) systemd
2 4 (12.50%) Puppet
3 1 (3.13%) Cobbler
3 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Red Hat
2 7 (21.88%) VMware
3 4 (12.50%) Perforce
3 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.25%) Rackspace
4 2 (6.25%) Atlassian
5 1 (3.13%) Wind River