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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 81 105 89
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -16
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 13 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.37% 0.66% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.35% 1.16% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 2
Average salary £60,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
553 692 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 58.21% 57.05% 41.84%
Number of salaries quoted 491 551 406
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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
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 March 2015.

Shell Script Salary Histogram in Kent

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 14 (93.33%) UNIX
2 12 (80.00%) Finance
3 11 (73.33%) Linux
4 10 (66.67%) Perl
4 10 (66.67%) Veritas
4 10 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (66.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 9 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (60.00%) Puppet
5 9 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (60.00%) Clustering
5 9 (60.00%) AIX
5 9 (60.00%) Solaris
6 8 (53.33%) MySQL
6 8 (53.33%) Red Hat
6 8 (53.33%) HACMP
6 8 (53.33%) Python
6 8 (53.33%) LDAP
6 8 (53.33%) NFS
6 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
6 8 (53.33%) DNS
6 8 (53.33%) NetBackup
6 8 (53.33%) Project Management
6 8 (53.33%) Performance Analysis
6 8 (53.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 8 (53.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (46.67%) SAN
7 7 (46.67%) Banking
7 7 (46.67%) Control-M

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 5 (33.33%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) LDAP
1 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
1 8 (53.33%) DNS
2 7 (46.67%) SAN
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) MySQL
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (13.33%) Sybase ASE
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (80.00%) Finance
2 7 (46.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) Developer
1 3 (20.00%) Analyst
1 3 (20.00%) Consultant
1 3 (20.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 3 (20.00%) Programmer
1 3 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
1 3 (20.00%) Administrator
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
1 3 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Developer
1 3 (20.00%) UNIX Administrator
1 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL Developer
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Analyst
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Programmer
2 2 (13.33%) SQL DBA
2 2 (13.33%) Linux Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Clustering
1 9 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (53.33%) HACMP
3 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) UNIX
2 11 (73.33%) Linux
3 9 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (60.00%) AIX
3 9 (60.00%) Solaris
4 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (53.33%) Project Management
2 8 (53.33%) Performance Analysis
3 4 (26.67%) DevOps
4 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Database Tuning
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) Perl
2 8 (53.33%) Python
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
4 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (6.67%) PHP
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 8 (53.33%) NFS
2 8 (53.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 9 (60.00%) Puppet
1 9 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (53.33%) NetBackup
3 7 (46.67%) OpenView
3 7 (46.67%) Control-M
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Veritas
2 8 (53.33%) Red Hat
3 7 (46.67%) HP
3 7 (46.67%) Oracle
4 5 (33.33%) Symantec
5 4 (26.67%) Dell
5 4 (26.67%) IBM
5 4 (26.67%) Sun
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
6 2 (13.33%) Sybase
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