The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 105 102 88
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -14
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 35 38 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.55% 1.61% 2.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.91% 4.41% 5.62%
Number of salaries quoted 12 34 31
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Shell Script
Berkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
896 861 818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 39.58% 36.41% 35.88%
Number of salaries quoted 720 747 725
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Shell Script across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Shell Script
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Shell Script Salary Trend in Reading

Shell Script
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Shell Script across the Reading region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Shell Script Salary Histogram in Reading

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 42 (59.15%) UNIX
2 40 (56.34%) Linux
3 38 (53.52%) Perl
4 36 (50.70%) Java
5 32 (45.07%) Oracle
6 31 (43.66%) Git (software)
7 29 (40.85%) Degree
8 27 (38.03%) Python
9 25 (35.21%) TCP/IP
9 25 (35.21%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (33.80%) SQL
11 21 (29.58%) Red Hat
12 20 (28.17%) Subversion
12 20 (28.17%) Puppet
12 20 (28.17%) Analytical Skills
12 20 (28.17%) SDLC
13 19 (26.76%) Maven
14 18 (25.35%) CentOS
14 18 (25.35%) Firewall
14 18 (25.35%) Windows
14 18 (25.35%) Struts
15 17 (23.94%) MySQL
16 16 (22.54%) Cisco
17 15 (21.13%) VMware Infrastructure
17 15 (21.13%) Computer Science
17 15 (21.13%) Continuous Integration
17 15 (21.13%) Waterfall
17 15 (21.13%) Hadoop
17 15 (21.13%) VMware
17 15 (21.13%) Jenkins

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 11 (15.49%) JBoss
1 11 (15.49%) Tomcat
2 9 (12.68%) Apache
3 6 (8.45%) WebSphere
4 5 (7.04%) WebLogic
5 4 (5.63%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (5.63%) Liferay
5 4 (5.63%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (1.41%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.41%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.41%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (1.41%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.41%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.41%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (1.41%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.49%) Taleo
1 11 (15.49%) Responsys
2 3 (4.23%) SaaS
3 1 (1.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (35.21%) TCP/IP
2 18 (25.35%) Firewall
3 7 (9.86%) Wireless
4 5 (7.04%) SAN
4 5 (7.04%) EIGRP
4 5 (7.04%) MPLS
4 5 (7.04%) OSPF
4 5 (7.04%) BGP
5 4 (5.63%) DNS
5 4 (5.63%) WAN
5 4 (5.63%) LDAP
5 4 (5.63%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (4.23%) LTE
6 3 (4.23%) NAS
6 3 (4.23%) xDSL
6 3 (4.23%) 4G
6 3 (4.23%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (4.23%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (4.23%) PPP
6 3 (4.23%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (23.94%) MySQL
2 15 (21.13%) Hadoop
3 14 (19.72%) Oracle Database
4 12 (16.90%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (7.04%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (5.63%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (5.63%) SQL Server
6 4 (5.63%) MongoDB
6 4 (5.63%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (5.63%) NoSQL
7 3 (4.23%) DB2
8 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.41%) Oracle Discoverer
9 1 (1.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (1.41%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (1.41%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 31 (43.66%) Git (software)
2 20 (28.17%) Subversion
3 19 (26.76%) Maven
4 15 (21.13%) Jenkins
5 10 (14.08%) Selenium
6 7 (9.86%) Hudson
7 5 (7.04%) Eclipse
8 4 (5.63%) Ant
8 4 (5.63%) Log4j
9 3 (4.23%) JBehave
10 2 (2.82%) SoapUI
10 2 (2.82%) Robotium
10 2 (2.82%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (2.82%) HP UFT
10 2 (2.82%) JMeter
11 1 (1.41%) JUnit
11 1 (1.41%) Toad
General
1 7 (9.86%) Finance
2 4 (5.63%) Retail
3 3 (4.23%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.82%) Marketing
4 2 (2.82%) French Language
4 2 (2.82%) German Language
4 2 (2.82%) Italian Language
4 2 (2.82%) Portuguese Language
4 2 (2.82%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.41%) Electronics
5 1 (1.41%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 22 (30.99%) Systems Administrator
2 17 (23.94%) Developer
3 16 (22.54%) Administrator
4 11 (15.49%) Java Developer
4 11 (15.49%) Test Engineer
4 11 (15.49%) Automation Engineer
4 11 (15.49%) Test Automation Engineer
5 10 (14.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 10 (14.08%) Linux Administrator
6 6 (8.45%) Network Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Senior Developer
7 5 (7.04%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Solaris Administrator
8 4 (5.63%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) Solaris Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.63%) Senior J2EE Developer
8 4 (5.63%) J2EE Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (25.35%) Struts
2 14 (19.72%) Swing
2 14 (19.72%) SWT
3 12 (16.90%) LAMP
4 9 (12.68%) HTML
5 7 (9.86%) Web Services
5 7 (9.86%) XML
5 7 (9.86%) CGI
5 7 (9.86%) jQuery
6 4 (5.63%) JSON
6 4 (5.63%) HTML5
6 4 (5.63%) REST
6 4 (5.63%) Spring Integration
6 4 (5.63%) AngularJS
6 4 (5.63%) XSD
6 4 (5.63%) XSL
6 4 (5.63%) XSLT
6 4 (5.63%) J2EE
6 4 (5.63%) EJB
6 4 (5.63%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 20 (28.17%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (21.13%) Computer Science
3 11 (15.49%) Statistics
4 7 (9.86%) Client/Server
5 6 (8.45%) Management Information System
5 6 (8.45%) Data Centre
6 5 (7.04%) Data Structures
7 4 (5.63%) Algorithms
8 3 (4.23%) CMDB
9 2 (2.82%) DataPower
9 2 (2.82%) Digital Media
9 2 (2.82%) Replication
9 2 (2.82%) Clustering
9 2 (2.82%) Smartphone
10 1 (1.41%) N-Tier
10 1 (1.41%) Mathematics
10 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
10 1 (1.41%) Data Integration
10 1 (1.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 42 (59.15%) UNIX
2 40 (56.34%) Linux
3 18 (25.35%) Windows
3 18 (25.35%) CentOS
4 12 (16.90%) Solaris
4 12 (16.90%) Oracle Linux
5 10 (14.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (7.04%) AIX
7 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.82%) SUSE
8 2 (2.82%) Debian
8 2 (2.82%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.82%) HPUX
9 1 (1.41%) Android
9 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (35.21%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (28.17%) SDLC
3 15 (21.13%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (21.13%) Waterfall
4 14 (19.72%) Software Engineering
4 14 (19.72%) TDD
4 14 (19.72%) Test Planning
5 13 (18.31%) Validation
5 13 (18.31%) Test Automation
6 7 (9.86%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (9.86%) DevOps
7 5 (7.04%) Line Management
7 5 (7.04%) Integration Testing
7 5 (7.04%) System Testing
7 5 (7.04%) Performance Management
7 5 (7.04%) Migration
7 5 (7.04%) ITIL
8 4 (5.63%) UML
8 4 (5.63%) OOA/OOD
8 4 (5.63%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 38 (53.52%) Perl
2 36 (50.70%) Java
3 27 (38.03%) Python
4 24 (33.80%) SQL
5 14 (19.72%) T-SQL
6 10 (14.08%) JavaScript
6 10 (14.08%) C
7 7 (9.86%) PHP
8 6 (8.45%) PL/SQL
8 6 (8.45%) XPath
9 4 (5.63%) XQuery
10 3 (4.23%) C++
11 2 (2.82%) Groovy
11 2 (2.82%) Ruby
11 2 (2.82%) VBScript
12 1 (1.41%) VB
12 1 (1.41%) C#
Qualifications
1 29 (40.85%) Degree
2 7 (9.86%) Security Cleared
3 5 (7.04%) MySQL Certification
3 5 (7.04%) IC3 Certification
3 5 (7.04%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.63%) CCNP
5 3 (4.23%) CCIP
5 3 (4.23%) CCIE
5 3 (4.23%) CCSP
5 3 (4.23%) JNCIA
6 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.41%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) SLA
2 3 (4.23%) QA
System Software
1 15 (21.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (9.86%) KVM
3 6 (8.45%) VMware ESX
3 6 (8.45%) VirtualBox
4 2 (2.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 20 (28.17%) Puppet
2 11 (15.49%) Graphite
3 6 (8.45%) Vagrant
4 4 (5.63%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (5.63%) Oracle ZFS
4 4 (5.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (4.23%) NetBackup
5 3 (4.23%) PureDisk
6 2 (2.82%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (2.82%) Nagios
Vendors
1 32 (45.07%) Oracle
2 21 (29.58%) Red Hat
3 16 (22.54%) Cisco
4 15 (21.13%) VMware
5 13 (18.31%) Sun
6 11 (15.49%) Eloqua
7 7 (9.86%) HP
8 5 (7.04%) EMC
8 5 (7.04%) IBM
8 5 (7.04%) Hitachi
8 5 (7.04%) Veritas
9 3 (4.23%) Ab Initio
9 3 (4.23%) Symantec
9 3 (4.23%) NetApp
9 3 (4.23%) Dell
9 3 (4.23%) Dell Compellent
9 3 (4.23%) Brocade
9 3 (4.23%) ProCurve
9 3 (4.23%) 3PAR
9 3 (4.23%) F5
Reading, Berkshire
Hamilton Barnes
Salary: From £42,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago