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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 95 86 99
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +13
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 10 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.93% 1.15% 0.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.78% 1.99% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 0
Average salary £34,250 £39,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.83% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,900 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.18% +3.29%
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
563 553 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 52.32% 57.72% 55.23%
Number of salaries quoted 498 492 544
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Shell Script across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Shell Script within the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells - 3 £42,500 -
Canterbury - 2 £36,000 -
Folkestone - 2 £32,500 -
Whitstable - 2 £32,000 -
West Malling - 1 £40,000 -
Shell Script
South East

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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 20 (90.91%) SQL
2 15 (68.18%) Oracle
2 15 (68.18%) PL/SQL
2 15 (68.18%) Oracle Database
3 13 (59.09%) Oracle Forms
3 13 (59.09%) XML
3 13 (59.09%) Unix
3 13 (59.09%) Oracle9i Database
3 13 (59.09%) Finance
4 12 (54.55%) System Testing
5 8 (36.36%) Line Management
5 8 (36.36%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (36.36%) Linux
5 8 (36.36%) C
6 7 (31.82%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
7 4 (18.18%) Big Data
7 4 (18.18%) Bash Shell
7 4 (18.18%) Data Structures
7 4 (18.18%) Business Analysis
7 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (18.18%) Java
8 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
8 3 (13.64%) Python
8 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
8 3 (13.64%) DevOps
8 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (13.64%) Degree
9 2 (9.09%) JIRA
9 2 (9.09%) Google

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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 2 (9.09%) Apache Solr
1 2 (9.09%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.55%) CMS
2 1 (4.55%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) CDMA
1 2 (9.09%) GSM
1 2 (9.09%) LTE
1 2 (9.09%) UMTS
2 1 (4.55%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) Internet
2 1 (4.55%) LAN
2 1 (4.55%) VPN
2 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (68.18%) Oracle Database
2 13 (59.09%) Oracle9i Database
3 8 (36.36%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (31.82%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (18.18%) Big Data
6 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
6 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
7 1 (4.55%) Impala
7 1 (4.55%) MySQL
7 1 (4.55%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 13 (59.09%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.09%) JIRA
2 2 (9.09%) Maven
2 2 (9.09%) NetBeans
General
1 13 (59.09%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Developer
2 15 (68.18%) Oracle Developer
2 15 (68.18%) PL/SQL Developer
3 8 (36.36%) SQL Developer
4 7 (31.82%) Software Engineer
5 5 (22.73%) Analyst
5 5 (22.73%) Analyst Developer
5 5 (22.73%) Analyst Programmer
5 5 (22.73%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 5 (22.73%) Oracle Analyst
5 5 (22.73%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
5 5 (22.73%) PL/SQL Programmer
5 5 (22.73%) Programmer
5 5 (22.73%) Software Analyst
5 5 (22.73%) Software Programmer
5 5 (22.73%) SQL Analyst
5 5 (22.73%) SQL Programmer
6 3 (13.64%) Java Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Development Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) XML
2 2 (9.09%) .NET
2 2 (9.09%) Spring
3 1 (4.55%) CSS
3 1 (4.55%) HTML
3 1 (4.55%) jQuery
3 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Data Structures
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Unix
2 8 (36.36%) Linux
3 1 (4.55%) CentOS
3 1 (4.55%) FreeBSD
3 1 (4.55%) Mac OS X
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) System Testing
2 8 (36.36%) Line Management
3 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
4 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 3 (13.64%) DevOps
5 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
6 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (9.09%) Data Enrichment
6 2 (9.09%) ETL
6 2 (9.09%) Information Security
6 2 (9.09%) Kanban
6 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (9.09%) Scrum
6 2 (9.09%) SDLC
6 2 (9.09%) SQL Optimisation
6 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.55%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) SQL
2 15 (68.18%) PL/SQL
3 8 (36.36%) C
4 4 (18.18%) Bash Shell
4 4 (18.18%) Java
5 3 (13.64%) Python
6 2 (9.09%) Scala
7 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.55%) Perl
7 1 (4.55%) PHP
7 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Apache Flume
1 2 (9.09%) HDFS
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Ansible
1 1 (4.55%) Oozie
1 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
3 2 (9.09%) Google
4 1 (4.55%) Cloudera
4 1 (4.55%) VMware