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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 84 99 88
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -11
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 11 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.15% 0.65% 0.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.98% 1.18% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 4
Average salary £39,750 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
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
555 680 535
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 57.99% 55.65% 43.53%
Number of salaries quoted 491 547 465
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 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 April 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Shell Script within the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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
Maidstone - 1 £35,000 -
Shell Script
South East

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 15 (93.75%) UNIX
2 12 (75.00%) Finance
3 11 (68.75%) Linux
3 11 (68.75%) Perl
4 10 (62.50%) Solaris
4 10 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (62.50%) Veritas
4 10 (62.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 10 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (56.25%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (56.25%) Puppet
5 9 (56.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (56.25%) Clustering
5 9 (56.25%) TCP/IP
5 9 (56.25%) AIX
6 8 (50.00%) MySQL
6 8 (50.00%) Oracle
6 8 (50.00%) DNS
6 8 (50.00%) NFS
6 8 (50.00%) Python
6 8 (50.00%) LDAP
6 8 (50.00%) NetBackup
6 8 (50.00%) Red Hat
6 8 (50.00%) HP
6 8 (50.00%) Project Management
6 8 (50.00%) HACMP
6 8 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (50.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 8 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
7 7 (43.75%) SAN

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 6 (37.50%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) TCP/IP
2 8 (50.00%) DNS
2 8 (50.00%) LDAP
3 7 (43.75%) SAN
4 2 (12.50%) Firewall
5 1 (6.25%) Network Security
5 1 (6.25%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) MySQL
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle9i Database
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 2 (12.50%) Sybase ASE
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (75.00%) Finance
2 7 (43.75%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Back Office
3 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Software Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) Developer
1 3 (18.75%) Analyst
1 3 (18.75%) Consultant
1 3 (18.75%) Analyst Programmer
1 3 (18.75%) Programmer
1 3 (18.75%) Technical Consultant
1 3 (18.75%) Administrator
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Developer
1 3 (18.75%) Analyst Developer
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Developer
1 3 (18.75%) UNIX Administrator
1 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL Developer
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Analyst
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Programmer
2 2 (12.50%) SQL DBA
2 2 (12.50%) Linux Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) UNIX Systems Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) UNIX Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) XML
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (56.25%) Clustering
3 8 (50.00%) HACMP
4 6 (37.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) UNIX
2 11 (68.75%) Linux
3 10 (62.50%) Solaris
4 9 (56.25%) AIX
4 9 (56.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (50.00%) Project Management
2 8 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
3 4 (25.00%) DevOps
4 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Database Tuning
6 1 (6.25%) Change Control
6 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) Perl
2 8 (50.00%) Python
3 7 (43.75%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) Bash Shell
5 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
6 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
7 1 (6.25%) Korn
7 1 (6.25%) Java
7 1 (6.25%) PHP
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 8 (50.00%) NFS
2 8 (50.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 9 (56.25%) Puppet
1 9 (56.25%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (50.00%) NetBackup
3 7 (43.75%) OpenView
3 7 (43.75%) Control-M
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Veritas
2 8 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 8 (50.00%) HP
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle
3 5 (31.25%) Sun
3 5 (31.25%) Symantec
4 4 (25.00%) IBM
4 4 (25.00%) Dell
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 2 (12.50%) Sybase
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco
6 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
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