The table below looks at the statistics for sed skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited sed over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
sed
Rank 830 831 792
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -39
Permanent jobs citing sed 28 36 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.035% 0.073%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.053% 0.065% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 53
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £55,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year
-25.45% +22.90%

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

Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
52360 55237 56369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.61% 52.96% 53.72%
Number of salaries quoted 44610 46313 48708
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 £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

sed
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing sed within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

sed Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

sed
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing sed within the UK.

sed Salary Trend in the UK

sed
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing sed over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 within the UK.

sed Salary Histogram in the UK

sed
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing sed within the UK over the 3 months to 6 March 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
England +1 19 £50,000 - 6
London 0 12 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Scotland +16 9 - -
Glasgow +14 6 - -
South East -17 4 £39,500 - 3
Guildford - 4 £39,500 -
Surrey - 4 £39,500 -
Edinburgh - 3 - -
Yorkshire 0 2 - -
West Yorkshire -4 2 - -
Bradford - 2 - -
City of London -2 1 £60,000 +9.09%
South West -23 1 £47,500 -
Cheltenham - 1 £47,500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £47,500 -

sed
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing sed 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 sed.

1 71 (92.21%) AWK
2 65 (84.42%) Linux
3 55 (71.43%) UNIX
4 52 (67.53%) Perl
5 49 (63.64%) Shell Script
6 48 (62.34%) SQL
7 44 (57.14%) Oracle
8 41 (53.25%) MySQL
9 37 (48.05%) Python
10 34 (44.16%) Bash Shell
11 32 (41.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 32 (41.56%) Apache
12 28 (36.36%) Ruby
13 25 (32.47%) Finance
14 24 (31.17%) Puppet
15 23 (29.87%) Tomcat
16 22 (28.57%) Git (software)
17 21 (27.27%) Red Hat
18 20 (25.97%) Windows
19 19 (24.68%) Solaris
19 19 (24.68%) nginx
20 18 (23.38%) Korn
20 18 (23.38%) Oracle Database
21 17 (22.08%) SQL Server
22 16 (20.78%) C++
22 16 (20.78%) Nagios
22 16 (20.78%) Configuration Management
22 16 (20.78%) Oracle RMAN
22 16 (20.78%) Bourne shell
22 16 (20.78%) Data Guard

sed
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing sed 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 sed. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 32 (41.56%) Apache
2 23 (29.87%) Tomcat
3 19 (24.68%) nginx
4 11 (14.29%) CMS
5 4 (5.19%) WebSphere
5 4 (5.19%) JBoss
6 3 (3.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (2.60%) OpenEdge
7 2 (2.60%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.60%) Tuxedo
7 2 (2.60%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (2.60%) Moodle
8 1 (1.30%) Apache Pig
8 1 (1.30%) Drupal
8 1 (1.30%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (3.90%) MS Office
1 3 (3.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.30%) Mathematica
2 1 (1.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (7.79%) Oracle Utilities
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.99%) HTTP
2 8 (10.39%) SAN
3 5 (6.49%) TCP/IP
3 5 (6.49%) DNS
4 4 (5.19%) tcpdump
4 4 (5.19%) SSH
4 4 (5.19%) Wireshark
5 3 (3.90%) FTP
6 2 (2.60%) Network Security
6 2 (2.60%) iSCSI
6 2 (2.60%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (2.60%) Firewall
6 2 (2.60%) VPN
6 2 (2.60%) Kerberos
6 2 (2.60%) LDAP
6 2 (2.60%) LAN
6 2 (2.60%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.30%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (53.25%) MySQL
2 18 (23.38%) Oracle Database
3 17 (22.08%) SQL Server
4 14 (18.18%) MongoDB
5 10 (12.99%) Relational Database
6 8 (10.39%) Oracle Database 12c
6 8 (10.39%) RDBMS
6 8 (10.39%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (7.79%) Oracle Exadata
7 6 (7.79%) TimesTen
7 6 (7.79%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (7.79%) DB2
7 6 (7.79%) MarkLogic
8 4 (5.19%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (5.19%) Apache Hive
8 4 (5.19%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (3.90%) HBase
9 3 (3.90%) Informix
9 3 (3.90%) NoSQL
10 2 (2.60%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 22 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 11 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.60%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (2.60%) Oracle APEX
General
1 25 (32.47%) Finance
2 9 (11.69%) Telecoms
3 6 (7.79%) Publishing
4 5 (6.49%) Legal
5 1 (1.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (27.27%) DBA
2 18 (23.38%) Administrator
3 15 (19.48%) Systems Administrator
4 14 (18.18%) Oracle DBA
5 13 (16.88%) Analyst
6 12 (15.58%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 12 (15.58%) Linux Administrator
7 9 (11.69%) Support Analyst
7 9 (11.69%) Support Engineer
8 8 (10.39%) Systems Support
8 8 (10.39%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (7.79%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (7.79%) Systems Support Engineer
10 4 (5.19%) Applications Support
11 3 (3.90%) Support Manager
11 3 (3.90%) MySQL DBA
12 2 (2.60%) Senior MySQL DBA
12 2 (2.60%) Development Analyst
12 2 (2.60%) Senior Support Engineer
12 2 (2.60%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.18%) Regular Expression
2 11 (14.29%) RESTful
3 9 (11.69%) XML
4 8 (10.39%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 8 (10.39%) Ruby on Rails
5 7 (9.09%) HTML
6 5 (6.49%) Servlets
7 4 (5.19%) Middleware
7 4 (5.19%) Spring
8 3 (3.90%) Web Services
8 3 (3.90%) J2EE
9 2 (2.60%) CSS
9 2 (2.60%) LAMP
9 2 (2.60%) WebSphere MQ
9 2 (2.60%) Ajax
9 2 (2.60%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.88%) User Experience
2 11 (14.29%) Replication
3 8 (10.39%) Clustering
3 8 (10.39%) Computer Science
3 8 (10.39%) Social Network
4 5 (6.49%) Taxonomies
5 3 (3.90%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.60%) PMI
6 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.60%) Learning Management System
6 2 (2.60%) E-Learning
6 2 (2.60%) VLE
7 1 (1.30%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 65 (84.42%) Linux
2 55 (71.43%) UNIX
3 32 (41.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (25.97%) Windows
5 19 (24.68%) Solaris
6 12 (15.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (12.99%) SUSE
7 10 (12.99%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 10 (12.99%) CentOS
8 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.78%) Configuration Management
2 15 (19.48%) Disaster Recovery
2 15 (19.48%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (18.18%) Performance Management
3 14 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
4 12 (15.58%) DevOps
5 11 (14.29%) Release Management
6 10 (12.99%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (11.69%) Software Testing
7 9 (11.69%) Project Management
8 8 (10.39%) SEO
8 8 (10.39%) Incident Management
8 8 (10.39%) Content Management
8 8 (10.39%) Problem Management
9 7 (9.09%) ITIL
10 6 (7.79%) Validation
10 6 (7.79%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (7.79%) Performance Analysis
11 5 (6.49%) Database Security
11 5 (6.49%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 71 (92.21%) AWK
2 52 (67.53%) Perl
3 49 (63.64%) Shell Script
4 48 (62.34%) SQL
5 37 (48.05%) Python
6 34 (44.16%) Bash Shell
7 28 (36.36%) Ruby
8 18 (23.38%) Korn
9 16 (20.78%) C++
9 16 (20.78%) Bourne shell
10 14 (18.18%) Java
10 14 (18.18%) PL/SQL
11 10 (12.99%) PHP
12 9 (11.69%) C
13 7 (9.09%) JavaScript
14 1 (1.30%) Scala
14 1 (1.30%) R
14 1 (1.30%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 10 (12.99%) Degree
1 10 (12.99%) SC Cleared
1 10 (12.99%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.60%) OCP
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (2.60%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 16 (20.78%) Oracle RMAN
2 11 (14.29%) Varnish
3 8 (10.39%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (10.39%) Firmware
4 6 (7.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (5.19%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 4 (5.19%) KVM
6 3 (3.90%) Samba
6 3 (3.90%) vSphere
7 2 (2.60%) Shibboleth
7 2 (2.60%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 24 (31.17%) Puppet
2 16 (20.78%) Nagios
2 16 (20.78%) Data Guard
3 8 (10.39%) HP SIM
4 6 (7.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (7.79%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (5.19%) Ansible
5 4 (5.19%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 44 (57.14%) Oracle
2 21 (27.27%) Red Hat
3 13 (16.88%) Percona
4 11 (14.29%) Splunk
5 7 (9.09%) VMware
6 6 (7.79%) Vertica
6 6 (7.79%) MapR
6 6 (7.79%) Sybase
7 5 (6.49%) Akamai
8 4 (5.19%) IBM
8 4 (5.19%) Ab Initio
9 3 (3.90%) Informatica
9 3 (3.90%) F5
9 3 (3.90%) Actimize
10 2 (2.60%) Zend
10 2 (2.60%) Hyperion
10 2 (2.60%) Siebel
11 1 (1.30%) Sun
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