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 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 103 109 99
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 36 30 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.63% 1.21% 1.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.04% 3.59% 4.89%
Number of salaries quoted 19 26 31
Average salary £45,000 £51,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.62% +14.44%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +6.02%
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
891 836 818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 40.35% 33.66% 36.37%
Number of salaries quoted 743 693 724
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 £31,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 46 (69.70%) Linux
2 35 (53.03%) Perl
3 31 (46.97%) Oracle
3 31 (46.97%) Python
4 28 (42.42%) TCP/IP
4 28 (42.42%) UNIX
5 24 (36.36%) Firewall
5 24 (36.36%) MySQL
6 23 (34.85%) Red Hat
6 23 (34.85%) Puppet
7 22 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 22 (33.33%) Java
7 22 (33.33%) Cisco
8 21 (31.82%) Windows
8 21 (31.82%) CentOS
8 21 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
9 19 (28.79%) Hadoop
9 19 (28.79%) Degree
9 19 (28.79%) Computer Science
10 17 (25.76%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (25.76%) VMware Infrastructure
10 17 (25.76%) VMware
11 16 (24.24%) Jenkins
12 15 (22.73%) C
12 15 (22.73%) PHP
13 14 (21.21%) LAMP
13 14 (21.21%) Sun
13 14 (21.21%) Oracle Linux
14 13 (19.70%) Eloqua
14 13 (19.70%) Taleo

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 13 (19.70%) Apache
2 11 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 11 (16.67%) JBoss
3 6 (9.09%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (4.55%) WebLogic Portal
4 3 (4.55%) WebSphere
4 3 (4.55%) nginx
4 3 (4.55%) Liferay
4 3 (4.55%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (19.70%) Taleo
1 13 (19.70%) Responsys
2 5 (7.58%) SaaS
3 3 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (42.42%) TCP/IP
2 24 (36.36%) Firewall
3 10 (15.15%) Wireless
4 7 (10.61%) EIGRP
4 7 (10.61%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (10.61%) WAN
4 7 (10.61%) SSL
4 7 (10.61%) MPLS
4 7 (10.61%) OSPF
4 7 (10.61%) BGP
5 5 (7.58%) Internet
5 5 (7.58%) LDAP
6 4 (6.06%) Broadband
6 4 (6.06%) VPN
6 4 (6.06%) IPv4
6 4 (6.06%) SAN
6 4 (6.06%) DOCSIS
6 4 (6.06%) PPP
6 4 (6.06%) xDSL
6 4 (6.06%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (36.36%) MySQL
2 19 (28.79%) Hadoop
3 13 (19.70%) Oracle Reports
4 12 (18.18%) Oracle Database
5 6 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (4.55%) NoSQL
6 3 (4.55%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (4.55%) MongoDB
6 3 (4.55%) SQL Server
7 2 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.52%) DB2
8 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 22 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 16 (24.24%) Jenkins
3 10 (15.15%) Selenium
4 8 (12.12%) Hudson
5 6 (9.09%) Subversion
6 4 (6.06%) Maven
7 3 (4.55%) Log4j
7 3 (4.55%) Ant
7 3 (4.55%) Eclipse
8 2 (3.03%) HP UFT
8 2 (3.03%) JMeter
8 2 (3.03%) SoapUI
8 2 (3.03%) Robotium
8 2 (3.03%) JBehave
9 1 (1.52%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (4.55%) Retail
1 3 (4.55%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.03%) Marketing
3 1 (1.52%) French Language
3 1 (1.52%) German Language
3 1 (1.52%) Italian Language
3 1 (1.52%) Portuguese Language
3 1 (1.52%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.52%) Finance
3 1 (1.52%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 26 (39.39%) Systems Administrator
2 20 (30.30%) Administrator
3 12 (18.18%) Developer
4 11 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 11 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
5 8 (12.12%) Network Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) C Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) Support Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Java Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Software Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Support Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Applications Support
9 3 (4.55%) Technical Leader
9 3 (4.55%) Solaris Systems Administrator
9 3 (4.55%) Senior J2EE Developer
9 3 (4.55%) J2EE Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.21%) LAMP
2 9 (13.64%) CGI
3 6 (9.09%) HTML
3 6 (9.09%) jQuery
4 5 (7.58%) Web Services
4 5 (7.58%) XML
5 4 (6.06%) Struts
6 3 (4.55%) Ajax
6 3 (4.55%) Hibernate
6 3 (4.55%) Spring
6 3 (4.55%) XSD
6 3 (4.55%) XSL
6 3 (4.55%) XSLT
6 3 (4.55%) J2EE
6 3 (4.55%) EJB
6 3 (4.55%) CSS
6 3 (4.55%) JSP
6 3 (4.55%) Servlets
6 3 (4.55%) HTML5
6 3 (4.55%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 21 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (28.79%) Computer Science
3 13 (19.70%) Statistics
4 7 (10.61%) Data Centre
5 6 (9.09%) Client/Server
5 6 (9.09%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.55%) CMDB
6 3 (4.55%) Data Structures
6 3 (4.55%) Algorithms
7 2 (3.03%) Smartphone
7 2 (3.03%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.52%) Replication
8 1 (1.52%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 46 (69.70%) Linux
2 28 (42.42%) UNIX
3 21 (31.82%) Windows
3 21 (31.82%) CentOS
4 14 (21.21%) Oracle Linux
5 10 (15.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (10.61%) Solaris
7 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.03%) Debian
8 2 (3.03%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.52%) Android
9 1 (1.52%) SUSE
9 1 (1.52%) AIX
9 1 (1.52%) HPUX
9 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.76%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (10.61%) DevOps
4 7 (10.61%) Performance Management
5 6 (9.09%) Multithreading
5 6 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 5 (7.58%) Line Management
7 4 (6.06%) SDLC
7 4 (6.06%) Migration
7 4 (6.06%) Load Balancing
8 3 (4.55%) Use Case
8 3 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (4.55%) Asset Management
8 3 (4.55%) ITIL
8 3 (4.55%) UML
8 3 (4.55%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (4.55%) E-Commerce
8 3 (4.55%) SOA
8 3 (4.55%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 35 (53.03%) Perl
2 31 (46.97%) Python
3 22 (33.33%) Java
4 15 (22.73%) C
4 15 (22.73%) PHP
5 12 (18.18%) SQL
6 8 (12.12%) JavaScript
7 6 (9.09%) PL/SQL
7 6 (9.09%) Bash Shell
8 5 (7.58%) XPath
9 3 (4.55%) XQuery
10 2 (3.03%) Ruby
10 2 (3.03%) Groovy
10 2 (3.03%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 2 (3.03%) VBScript
10 2 (3.03%) C++
11 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (28.79%) Degree
2 7 (10.61%) Security Cleared
3 6 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (7.58%) MySQL Certification
4 5 (7.58%) IC3 Certification
5 4 (6.06%) JNCIA
5 4 (6.06%) CCIE
5 4 (6.06%) CCSP
5 4 (6.06%) CCIP
6 3 (4.55%) CCNP
7 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.52%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) SLA
2 3 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 17 (25.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (12.12%) VirtualBox
2 8 (12.12%) VMware ESX
3 7 (10.61%) KVM
4 1 (1.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 23 (34.85%) Puppet
2 13 (19.70%) Graphite
3 8 (12.12%) Vagrant
4 3 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (4.55%) HAProxy
4 3 (4.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (4.55%) NetBackup
4 3 (4.55%) Oracle ZFS
4 3 (4.55%) PureDisk
5 2 (3.03%) Zenoss
5 2 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (3.03%) Nagios
Vendors
1 31 (46.97%) Oracle
2 23 (34.85%) Red Hat
3 22 (33.33%) Cisco
4 17 (25.76%) VMware
5 14 (21.21%) Sun
6 13 (19.70%) Eloqua
7 8 (12.12%) HP
8 4 (6.06%) Microsoft
8 4 (6.06%) EMC
8 4 (6.06%) Hitachi
8 4 (6.06%) ProCurve
8 4 (6.06%) Veritas
8 4 (6.06%) F5
9 3 (4.55%) 3PAR
9 3 (4.55%) Dell Compellent
9 3 (4.55%) NetApp
9 3 (4.55%) Brocade
9 3 (4.55%) Symantec
9 3 (4.55%) Dell
9 3 (4.55%) IBM
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bens, Package
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
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Yell
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: 24 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 24 days ago