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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 61 97 90
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -7
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 37 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.40% 0.30% 0.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.95% 0.61% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 37 2 5
Average salary £45,000 £62,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% +31.57%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +6.02%
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
622 491 654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 57.22% 48.66% 59.67%
Number of salaries quoted 575 424 555
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Folkestone - 5 £30,000 -
Whitstable - 3 £32,000 -
West Malling - 2 £48,750 - 3
Shell Script
South East

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 44 (89.80%) SQL
1 44 (89.80%) UNIX
2 40 (81.63%) Oracle
3 38 (77.55%) PL/SQL
4 36 (73.47%) Oracle Database
5 35 (71.43%) Oracle Forms
5 35 (71.43%) Oracle9i Database
6 33 (67.35%) XML
7 23 (46.94%) Finance
8 18 (36.73%) System Testing
9 17 (34.69%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (24.49%) Software Engineering
10 12 (24.49%) Degree
11 11 (22.45%) Project Management
12 10 (20.41%) Linux
12 10 (20.41%) Business Analysis
13 8 (16.33%) Bash Shell
14 6 (12.24%) Red Hat
14 6 (12.24%) ETL
14 6 (12.24%) Python
14 6 (12.24%) Oracle Reports
14 6 (12.24%) Oracle APEX
14 6 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (12.24%) Scrum
15 5 (10.20%) T-SQL
15 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
15 5 (10.20%) Oracle Database 10g
15 5 (10.20%) Disaster Recovery
16 4 (8.16%) Veritas
16 4 (8.16%) HP

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3 (6.12%) Apache
2 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.04%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.08%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.12%) LDAP
2 3 (6.12%) CDMA
2 3 (6.12%) GSM
2 3 (6.12%) UMTS
2 3 (6.12%) DNS
2 3 (6.12%) SAN
2 3 (6.12%) Firewall
2 3 (6.12%) LTE
3 2 (4.08%) VPN
4 1 (2.04%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (73.47%) Oracle Database
2 35 (71.43%) Oracle9i Database
3 6 (12.24%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (10.20%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
5 3 (6.12%) MySQL
5 3 (6.12%) DataStage
5 3 (6.12%) Big Data
6 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (4.08%) Sybase ASE
6 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 35 (71.43%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (12.24%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (6.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (6.12%) NetBeans
3 3 (6.12%) Maven
3 3 (6.12%) JIRA
4 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
General
1 23 (46.94%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.12%) Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Back Office
3 1 (2.04%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (53.06%) Developer
2 23 (46.94%) Oracle Developer
3 9 (18.37%) Software Engineer
3 9 (18.37%) Programmer
4 7 (14.29%) Consultant
5 4 (8.16%) Database Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Developer Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Oracle Database Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Oracle Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) DataStage Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Senior DataStage Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Systems Manager
7 2 (4.08%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) DBA
7 2 (4.08%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (4.08%) SQL DBA
7 2 (4.08%) UNIX Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (67.35%) XML
2 3 (6.12%) Spring
3 2 (4.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (34.69%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.16%) Clustering
3 3 (6.12%) HACMP
3 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.04%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 44 (89.80%) UNIX
2 10 (20.41%) Linux
3 4 (8.16%) Solaris
4 3 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.12%) Windows
4 3 (6.12%) AIX
5 1 (2.04%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.73%) System Testing
2 12 (24.49%) Software Engineering
3 11 (22.45%) Project Management
4 10 (20.41%) Business Analysis
5 6 (12.24%) Scrum
5 6 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (12.24%) ETL
6 5 (10.20%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2
7 3 (6.12%) Business Development
7 3 (6.12%) Data Analysis
7 3 (6.12%) Kanban
7 3 (6.12%) Unit Testing
7 3 (6.12%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (4.08%) DevOps
8 2 (4.08%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.08%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (4.08%) Database Tuning
8 2 (4.08%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (2.04%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 44 (89.80%) SQL
2 38 (77.55%) PL/SQL
3 8 (16.33%) Bash Shell
4 6 (12.24%) Python
5 5 (10.20%) T-SQL
6 4 (8.16%) Java
6 4 (8.16%) Perl
7 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.04%) C
8 1 (2.04%) Korn
Qualifications
1 12 (24.49%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (6.12%) NFS
2 3 (6.12%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) OpenView
1 3 (6.12%) Control-M
1 3 (6.12%) NetBackup
1 3 (6.12%) Puppet
1 3 (6.12%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 40 (81.63%) Oracle
2 6 (12.24%) Red Hat
3 4 (8.16%) Veritas
3 4 (8.16%) HP
4 3 (6.12%) Informatica
4 3 (6.12%) Teradata
5 2 (4.08%) Google
5 2 (4.08%) Symantec
5 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.08%) Sun
5 2 (4.08%) Sybase
6 1 (2.04%) Cisco
6 1 (2.04%) IBM
6 1 (2.04%) Dell
6 1 (2.04%) CheckPoint
West Malling
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Malling
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Insta Research Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus after 6 months
Posted: 11 days ago