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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 113 85 76
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -9
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 30 53 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.35% 2.26% 2.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.75% 5.98% 6.95%
Number of salaries quoted 15 41 37
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £30,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,596 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+2.57% +1.19%
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
801 886 806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 35.92% 37.72% 36.39%
Number of salaries quoted 662 766 713
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 £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 29 May 2015.

Shell Script Salary Histogram in Reading

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (62.69%) UNIX
2 34 (50.75%) SQL
3 31 (46.27%) Java
3 31 (46.27%) Perl
3 31 (46.27%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (44.78%) Linux
5 28 (41.79%) Git (software)
6 27 (40.30%) Degree
7 26 (38.81%) Subversion
8 25 (37.31%) SDLC
9 24 (35.82%) Maven
10 23 (34.33%) Oracle
10 23 (34.33%) Struts
11 20 (29.85%) TDD
11 20 (29.85%) Waterfall
12 19 (28.36%) SWT
12 19 (28.36%) T-SQL
12 19 (28.36%) Swing
12 19 (28.36%) Test Planning
13 18 (26.87%) Validation
13 18 (26.87%) Software Engineering
13 18 (26.87%) Test Automation
14 13 (19.40%) Python
14 13 (19.40%) Solaris
14 13 (19.40%) TCP/IP
14 13 (19.40%) Oracle Database
15 12 (17.91%) Puppet
16 11 (16.42%) Red Hat
16 11 (16.42%) AIX
16 11 (16.42%) Tomcat

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (16.42%) Tomcat
2 10 (14.93%) JBoss
3 9 (13.43%) Apache
4 7 (10.45%) WebSphere
5 5 (7.46%) WebLogic
6 4 (5.97%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (5.97%) WebLogic Portal
6 4 (5.97%) Liferay
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Taleo
1 2 (2.99%) Responsys
2 1 (1.49%) SaaS
2 1 (1.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.40%) TCP/IP
2 5 (7.46%) SAN
3 4 (5.97%) DNS
3 4 (5.97%) LDAP
3 4 (5.97%) Firewall
4 3 (4.48%) NAS
4 3 (4.48%) 4G
4 3 (4.48%) LTE
4 3 (4.48%) 3G
4 3 (4.48%) SS7
4 3 (4.48%) Wireless
4 3 (4.48%) 2G
4 3 (4.48%) CDMA
4 3 (4.48%) GSM
5 1 (1.49%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.49%) xDSL
5 1 (1.49%) SSL
5 1 (1.49%) IPv4
5 1 (1.49%) IPv6
5 1 (1.49%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.40%) Oracle Database
2 10 (14.93%) MySQL
3 8 (11.94%) DB2
4 6 (8.96%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (8.96%) Hadoop
5 4 (5.97%) SQL Server
5 4 (5.97%) MongoDB
5 4 (5.97%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (5.97%) NoSQL
5 4 (5.97%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (4.48%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.49%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (1.49%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (1.49%) MarkLogic
8 1 (1.49%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (1.49%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 28 (41.79%) Git (software)
2 26 (38.81%) Subversion
3 24 (35.82%) Maven
4 10 (14.93%) Selenium
5 7 (10.45%) Jenkins
6 6 (8.96%) Hudson
7 5 (7.46%) Eclipse
8 4 (5.97%) Ant
8 4 (5.97%) Log4j
8 4 (5.97%) JBehave
9 2 (2.99%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (2.99%) JMeter
9 2 (2.99%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (2.99%) SoapUI
9 2 (2.99%) Robotium
10 1 (1.49%) Artifactory
10 1 (1.49%) AnthillPro
10 1 (1.49%) JUnit
10 1 (1.49%) Toad
General
1 7 (10.45%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Retail
3 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.99%) Marketing
4 2 (2.99%) French Language
4 2 (2.99%) German Language
4 2 (2.99%) Italian Language
4 2 (2.99%) Portuguese Language
4 2 (2.99%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.49%) Advertising
5 1 (1.49%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.49%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 23 (34.33%) Developer
2 17 (25.37%) Java Developer
3 16 (23.88%) Test Engineer
3 16 (23.88%) Automation Engineer
3 16 (23.88%) Test Automation Engineer
4 12 (17.91%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (10.45%) Team Leader
6 6 (8.96%) Administrator
6 6 (8.96%) Linux Administrator
6 6 (8.96%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 5 (7.46%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Senior Developer
8 4 (5.97%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) Solaris Administrator
8 4 (5.97%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (5.97%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (5.97%) J2EE Developer
8 4 (5.97%) Development Team Leader
8 4 (5.97%) Solaris Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.97%) Senior J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (34.33%) Struts
2 19 (28.36%) SWT
2 19 (28.36%) Swing
3 9 (13.43%) HTML
4 8 (11.94%) Web Services
4 8 (11.94%) XML
5 7 (10.45%) jQuery
6 5 (7.46%) Spring
6 5 (7.46%) Hibernate
6 5 (7.46%) Ajax
6 5 (7.46%) J2EE
6 5 (7.46%) JSP
7 4 (5.97%) XSD
7 4 (5.97%) XSL
7 4 (5.97%) XSLT
7 4 (5.97%) Servlets
7 4 (5.97%) EJB
7 4 (5.97%) JSON
7 4 (5.97%) HTML5
7 4 (5.97%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) Management Information System
1 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.45%) Client/Server
3 6 (8.96%) Computer Science
4 5 (7.46%) Data Structures
5 4 (5.97%) Data Centre
5 4 (5.97%) Algorithms
6 3 (4.48%) CMDB
6 3 (4.48%) DataPower
7 2 (2.99%) Smartphone
7 2 (2.99%) Statistics
7 2 (2.99%) Replication
7 2 (2.99%) Clustering
7 2 (2.99%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.49%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.49%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.49%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 42 (62.69%) UNIX
2 30 (44.78%) Linux
3 13 (19.40%) Solaris
4 11 (16.42%) AIX
5 9 (13.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (13.43%) Windows
6 8 (11.94%) CentOS
7 3 (4.48%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.99%) HPUX
8 2 (2.99%) SUSE
8 2 (2.99%) Debian
8 2 (2.99%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.49%) Android
9 1 (1.49%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (46.27%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (37.31%) SDLC
3 20 (29.85%) TDD
3 20 (29.85%) Waterfall
4 19 (28.36%) Test Planning
5 18 (26.87%) Validation
5 18 (26.87%) Software Engineering
5 18 (26.87%) Test Automation
6 7 (10.45%) DevOps
6 7 (10.45%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (8.96%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (7.46%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (7.46%) Mentoring
8 5 (7.46%) System Testing
8 5 (7.46%) Integration Testing
8 5 (7.46%) Migration
8 5 (7.46%) ITIL
9 4 (5.97%) SOA
9 4 (5.97%) B2B
9 4 (5.97%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 34 (50.75%) SQL
2 31 (46.27%) Java
2 31 (46.27%) Perl
3 19 (28.36%) T-SQL
4 13 (19.40%) Python
5 11 (16.42%) JavaScript
6 7 (10.45%) XPath
7 6 (8.96%) PL/SQL
8 5 (7.46%) Korn
8 5 (7.46%) XQuery
9 3 (4.48%) Groovy
9 3 (4.48%) Ruby
9 3 (4.48%) VBScript
10 2 (2.99%) C
11 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.49%) C#
11 1 (1.49%) C++
11 1 (1.49%) PHP
11 1 (1.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (40.30%) Degree
2 2 (2.99%) IC3 Certification
2 2 (2.99%) MySQL Certification
2 2 (2.99%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.49%) JNCIA
3 1 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.49%) CCIE
3 1 (1.49%) CCSP
3 1 (1.49%) CCNP
3 1 (1.49%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) SLA
2 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 7 (10.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.46%) KVM
3 2 (2.99%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 12 (17.91%) Puppet
2 4 (5.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (5.97%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.48%) PureDisk
3 3 (4.48%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.99%) Nagios
4 2 (2.99%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (2.99%) Graphite
Vendors
1 23 (34.33%) Oracle
2 11 (16.42%) Red Hat
3 7 (10.45%) VMware
4 6 (8.96%) IBM
5 5 (7.46%) Cisco
5 5 (7.46%) EMC
5 5 (7.46%) Hitachi
5 5 (7.46%) Veritas
6 4 (5.97%) HP
6 4 (5.97%) Sun
6 4 (5.97%) Ab Initio
7 3 (4.48%) 3PAR
7 3 (4.48%) Brocade
7 3 (4.48%) Dell
7 3 (4.48%) Symantec
7 3 (4.48%) NetApp
8 2 (2.99%) Sybase
8 2 (2.99%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.99%) Eloqua
9 1 (1.49%) F5
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: £25-28k + benefits package.
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: Excellent Salary - Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago