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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 100 105 81
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -24
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 40 29 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.69% 1.31% 2.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.88% 3.14% 6.53%
Number of salaries quoted 21 23 45
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £35,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
819 925 873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.59% 41.82% 44.18%
Number of salaries quoted 697 784 766
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 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 27 February 2015.

Shell Script Salary Histogram in Reading

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (71.19%) UNIX
2 40 (67.80%) SQL
3 35 (59.32%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (50.85%) Java
5 28 (47.46%) Degree
6 26 (44.07%) Perl
7 25 (42.37%) Git (software)
8 24 (40.68%) Subversion
9 22 (37.29%) Waterfall
10 21 (35.59%) Maven
10 21 (35.59%) TDD
11 20 (33.90%) Struts
11 20 (33.90%) T-SQL
12 19 (32.20%) Swing
12 19 (32.20%) SWT
12 19 (32.20%) Test Planning
13 18 (30.51%) Validation
14 17 (28.81%) Software Engineering
14 17 (28.81%) Test Automation
15 13 (22.03%) AIX
16 12 (20.34%) Linux
16 12 (20.34%) DB2
17 11 (18.64%) Oracle
18 10 (16.95%) JavaScript
18 10 (16.95%) Korn
19 9 (15.25%) Bash Shell
19 9 (15.25%) HTML
19 9 (15.25%) HTTP
19 9 (15.25%) Firewall
20 8 (13.56%) Ab Initio

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 8 (13.56%) WebSphere
2 7 (11.86%) Apache
3 6 (10.17%) Tomcat
4 3 (5.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 3 (5.08%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (3.39%) nginx
6 1 (1.69%) Liferay
6 1 (1.69%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.69%) JBoss
6 1 (1.69%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) SaaS
2 2 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.25%) HTTP
1 9 (15.25%) Firewall
2 8 (13.56%) SSL
3 6 (10.17%) DNS
4 5 (8.47%) FTP
5 3 (5.08%) VPN
5 3 (5.08%) PPP
5 3 (5.08%) IPv4
5 3 (5.08%) MPLS
5 3 (5.08%) OSPF
5 3 (5.08%) BGP
5 3 (5.08%) EIGRP
5 3 (5.08%) L2TP
5 3 (5.08%) IPsec
5 3 (5.08%) xDSL
6 2 (3.39%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.69%) SSH
7 1 (1.69%) IPv6
7 1 (1.69%) SAN
7 1 (1.69%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.34%) DB2
2 7 (11.86%) MySQL
3 6 (10.17%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (5.08%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.39%) MarkLogic
5 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.69%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.69%) Big Data
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 25 (42.37%) Git (software)
2 24 (40.68%) Subversion
3 21 (35.59%) Maven
4 4 (6.78%) Jenkins
5 3 (5.08%) JBehave
5 3 (5.08%) Selenium
6 2 (3.39%) AnthillPro
6 2 (3.39%) Eclipse
6 2 (3.39%) Artifactory
7 1 (1.69%) Toad
7 1 (1.69%) Log4j
7 1 (1.69%) MSBuild
7 1 (1.69%) Ant
7 1 (1.69%) JUnit
7 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (10.17%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Advertising
3 1 (1.69%) Retail
3 1 (1.69%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.69%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.69%) French Language
3 1 (1.69%) German Language
3 1 (1.69%) Italian Language
3 1 (1.69%) Portuguese Language
3 1 (1.69%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (38.98%) Developer
2 18 (30.51%) Test Engineer
3 17 (28.81%) Automation Engineer
3 17 (28.81%) Test Automation Engineer
4 16 (27.12%) Java Developer
5 9 (15.25%) Team Leader
6 7 (11.86%) Consultant
7 5 (8.47%) Security Consultant
8 4 (6.78%) Senior Developer
8 4 (6.78%) Development Team Leader
8 4 (6.78%) Ab Initio Developer
9 3 (5.08%) Senior Java Developer
10 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 2 (3.39%) DevOps Engineer
10 2 (3.39%) Network Team Leader
10 2 (3.39%) Linux Consultant
10 2 (3.39%) Software Developer
11 1 (1.69%) Linux Engineer
11 1 (1.69%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
11 1 (1.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (33.90%) Struts
2 19 (32.20%) Swing
2 19 (32.20%) SWT
3 9 (15.25%) HTML
4 7 (11.86%) J2EE
4 7 (11.86%) WebSphere MQ
5 5 (8.47%) Web Services
5 5 (8.47%) XML
6 4 (6.78%) Spring
6 4 (6.78%) Hibernate
7 3 (5.08%) Ajax
7 3 (5.08%) JSP
7 3 (5.08%) RESTful
8 2 (3.39%) Taglibs
8 2 (3.39%) JDBC
8 2 (3.39%) XSLT
8 2 (3.39%) XSD
8 2 (3.39%) FreeMarker
8 2 (3.39%) HTML5
8 2 (3.39%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) Management Information System
2 6 (10.17%) Open Source
3 4 (6.78%) DataPower
4 3 (5.08%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.39%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.69%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.69%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.69%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.69%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.69%) MPEG
6 1 (1.69%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.69%) Replication
6 1 (1.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 42 (71.19%) UNIX
2 13 (22.03%) AIX
3 12 (20.34%) Linux
4 7 (11.86%) Solaris
5 5 (8.47%) Windows
6 2 (3.39%) VMS
7 1 (1.69%) SUSE
7 1 (1.69%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (1.69%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.69%) HPUX
7 1 (1.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (59.32%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (37.29%) Waterfall
3 21 (35.59%) TDD
4 19 (32.20%) Test Planning
5 18 (30.51%) Validation
6 17 (28.81%) Software Engineering
6 17 (28.81%) Test Automation
7 7 (11.86%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (10.17%) Mentoring
8 6 (10.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (10.17%) Unit Testing
9 5 (8.47%) OWASP
9 5 (8.47%) Information Security
9 5 (8.47%) ITIL
10 4 (6.78%) CMMI
10 4 (6.78%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (6.78%) Resource Management
10 4 (6.78%) DevOps
11 3 (5.08%) Scrum
11 3 (5.08%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 40 (67.80%) SQL
2 30 (50.85%) Java
3 26 (44.07%) Perl
4 20 (33.90%) T-SQL
5 10 (16.95%) JavaScript
5 10 (16.95%) Korn
6 9 (15.25%) Bash Shell
7 7 (11.86%) C
7 7 (11.86%) C#
7 7 (11.86%) C++
8 6 (10.17%) Python
9 5 (8.47%) PHP
9 5 (8.47%) Tcl
10 4 (6.78%) XPath
11 3 (5.08%) AWK
11 3 (5.08%) PL/SQL
11 3 (5.08%) XQuery
11 3 (5.08%) sed
12 2 (3.39%) Ruby
12 2 (3.39%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 28 (47.46%) Degree
2 3 (5.08%) CCIE
2 3 (5.08%) CCSP
2 3 (5.08%) CCNP
2 3 (5.08%) CCIP
2 3 (5.08%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.08%) JNCIA
3 2 (3.39%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.08%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 3 (5.08%) KVM
3 1 (1.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) Tivoli
1 3 (5.08%) Puppet
2 2 (3.39%) Nagios
3 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 11 (18.64%) Oracle
2 8 (13.56%) Ab Initio
2 8 (13.56%) F5
3 7 (11.86%) IBM
4 5 (8.47%) Imperva
5 4 (6.78%) VMware
6 3 (5.08%) Cisco
7 1 (1.69%) Sybase
7 1 (1.69%) Sun
7 1 (1.69%) EMC
7 1 (1.69%) Hitachi
7 1 (1.69%) Veritas
7 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
Reading, Berkshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bens, Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, South East, United Kingdom
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Pension Plan, Insurance Group, Income Protection, Bonus, +++
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading, United Kingdom
Yell
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yell
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: 23 days ago