The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 77 68 90
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +22
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 10 36 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.09% 3.32% 0.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.57% 5.83% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 10 36 2
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -28.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
Shell Script
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
389 617 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 42.28% 56.92% 49.27%
Number of salaries quoted 354 567 438
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £29,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing Shell Script as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Shell Script
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Shell Script Salary Trend in Kent

Shell Script
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Shell Script across the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Shell Script Salary Histogram in Kent

Shell Script
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Shell Script within the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sevenoaks - 6 £35,000 -
Chatham - 1 £27,500 -
Shell Script
South East

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing Shell Script 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 Kent region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 14 (87.50%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) Perl
2 8 (50.00%) Windows
3 7 (43.75%) Mac OS X
3 7 (43.75%) Open Source
4 5 (31.25%) Python
4 5 (31.25%) SQL
5 4 (25.00%) MySQL
6 3 (18.75%) Debian
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle
6 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
6 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
6 3 (18.75%) LDAP
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
7 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (12.50%) SDLC
7 2 (12.50%) SQL Optimisation
7 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
7 2 (12.50%) Degree
7 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
7 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (12.50%) Unix
7 2 (12.50%) Information Security
8 1 (6.25%) Ruby
8 1 (6.25%) Google
8 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (6.25%) Subversion

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) CMS
2 1 (6.25%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) LDAP
2 1 (6.25%) CDMA
2 1 (6.25%) GSM
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) LTE
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) UMTS
2 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) MySQL
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (6.25%) Big Data
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
1 1 (6.25%) Maven
1 1 (6.25%) NetBeans
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Administrator
1 7 (43.75%) Linux Administrator
1 7 (43.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL Developer
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Development Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Development Manager
5 1 (6.25%) IT Development Manager
5 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Development Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) jQuery
1 1 (6.25%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (6.25%) Spring
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
1 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.25%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) Windows
3 7 (43.75%) Mac OS X
4 3 (18.75%) Debian
5 2 (12.50%) Unix
6 1 (6.25%) CentOS
6 1 (6.25%) FreeBSD
6 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Open Source
2 2 (12.50%) Information Security
2 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (12.50%) SDLC
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Optimisation
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.25%) DevOps
3 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
3 1 (6.25%) ETL
3 1 (6.25%) Kanban
3 1 (6.25%) Line Management
3 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.25%) MVC
3 1 (6.25%) Patch Management
3 1 (6.25%) Scrum
3 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.25%) System Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) Perl
2 5 (31.25%) Python
2 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
4 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 1 (6.25%) C
5 1 (6.25%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.25%) PHP
5 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Ansible
1 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) Google
3 1 (6.25%) VMware