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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 44 48 56
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 23 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.51% 4.21% 2.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.30% 8.12% 4.78%
Number of salaries quoted 20 19 7
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,600 £40,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Shell Script
Hertfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
277 234 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 54.31% 51.88% 56.66%
Number of salaries quoted 193 177 203
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Shell Script
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Shell Script Salary Trend in Watford

Shell Script
Salary Histogram in Watford

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

Shell Script Salary Histogram in Watford

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 45 (86.54%) Linux
2 40 (76.92%) UNIX
3 33 (63.46%) Relational Database
4 31 (59.62%) RDBMS
4 31 (59.62%) Finance
5 26 (50.00%) Oracle
6 25 (48.08%) C++
7 24 (46.15%) Banking
8 21 (40.38%) C
9 15 (28.85%) AIX
9 15 (28.85%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (26.92%) Degree
11 13 (25.00%) Java
12 12 (23.08%) HPUX
12 12 (23.08%) Computer Science
12 12 (23.08%) Software Engineering
13 11 (21.15%) Solaris
14 10 (19.23%) Regression Testing
14 10 (19.23%) Red Hat
14 10 (19.23%) Unit Testing
14 10 (19.23%) Test Scripting
15 9 (17.31%) Veritas
15 9 (17.31%) Windows
15 9 (17.31%) J2EE
15 9 (17.31%) JBoss
15 9 (17.31%) Performance Monitoring
16 8 (15.38%) Apache
17 7 (13.46%) Tomcat
17 7 (13.46%) SQL
17 7 (13.46%) Firewall

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 9 (17.31%) JBoss
2 8 (15.38%) Apache
3 7 (13.46%) Tomcat
3 7 (13.46%) Oracle Application Server
4 4 (7.69%) WebLogic
5 3 (5.77%) Tuxedo
6 2 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (3.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (13.46%) RiskWrite
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.46%) Firewall
2 6 (11.54%) NAS
2 6 (11.54%) SAN
3 4 (7.69%) LDAP
4 3 (5.77%) FTP
5 2 (3.85%) SSH
5 2 (3.85%) PuTTY
5 2 (3.85%) WinSCP
6 1 (1.92%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (63.46%) Relational Database
2 31 (59.62%) RDBMS
3 7 (13.46%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) JUnit
1 2 (3.85%) Toad
1 2 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 31 (59.62%) Finance
2 24 (46.15%) Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Retail
3 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (55.77%) Analyst
2 15 (28.85%) Programmer
3 11 (21.15%) Developer
4 9 (17.31%) Support Analyst
4 9 (17.31%) C++ Developer
5 7 (13.46%) Software Developer
5 7 (13.46%) C++ Software Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Administrator
6 5 (9.62%) Software Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Solaris Administrator
8 3 (5.77%) Integration Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Implementation Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Test Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Applications Support
9 2 (3.85%) Test Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Consultant
9 2 (3.85%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (17.31%) J2EE
2 5 (9.62%) XML
3 3 (5.77%) HTML
4 2 (3.85%) Web Services
4 2 (3.85%) Middleware
4 2 (3.85%) Hibernate
4 2 (3.85%) Spring
4 2 (3.85%) Ajax
4 2 (3.85%) Java EE
4 2 (3.85%) GWT
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.85%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (23.08%) Computer Science
3 7 (13.46%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (13.46%) Clustering
4 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 45 (86.54%) Linux
2 40 (76.92%) UNIX
3 15 (28.85%) AIX
4 12 (23.08%) HPUX
5 11 (21.15%) Solaris
6 9 (17.31%) Windows
7 7 (13.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.92%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.08%) Software Engineering
2 10 (19.23%) Regression Testing
2 10 (19.23%) Unit Testing
2 10 (19.23%) Test Scripting
3 9 (17.31%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (9.62%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (5.77%) Software Testing
5 3 (5.77%) Resource Management
6 2 (3.85%) Release Management
6 2 (3.85%) Performance Testing
6 2 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.85%) Validation
6 2 (3.85%) UML
6 2 (3.85%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (3.85%) OO
6 2 (3.85%) Data Modelling
6 2 (3.85%) OOD
6 2 (3.85%) SOA
6 2 (3.85%) BPR
6 2 (3.85%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (48.08%) C++
2 21 (40.38%) C
3 13 (25.00%) Java
4 7 (13.46%) SQL
4 7 (13.46%) Bash Shell
5 4 (7.69%) Perl
6 3 (5.77%) Python
7 2 (3.85%) AWK
7 2 (3.85%) Korn
7 2 (3.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (26.92%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (13.46%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 3 (5.77%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (5.77%) Veritas File System
4 2 (3.85%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.92%) Sendmail
5 1 (1.92%) Samba
5 1 (1.92%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (50.00%) Oracle
2 10 (19.23%) Red Hat
3 9 (17.31%) Veritas
4 7 (13.46%) EnterpriseDB
5 6 (11.54%) Sun
6 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
7 3 (5.77%) HP
8 2 (3.85%) IBM
8 2 (3.85%) VMware