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 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 45 44 36
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 33 24 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 5.73% 4.55% 7.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.50% 10.43% 13.11%
Number of salaries quoted 33 22 26
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +6.02%
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
287 230 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 49.83% 43.64% 56.91%
Number of salaries quoted 232 161 158
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
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 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 28 August 2015.

Shell Script Salary Histogram in Watford

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 37 (100.00%) UNIX
2 33 (89.19%) Linux
3 32 (86.49%) Finance
4 29 (78.38%) C
4 29 (78.38%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (59.46%) RDBMS
5 22 (59.46%) Relational Database
6 21 (56.76%) Degree
6 21 (56.76%) Computer Science
6 21 (56.76%) Oracle
6 21 (56.76%) AIX
6 21 (56.76%) HPUX
7 18 (48.65%) Perl
8 16 (43.24%) Banking
9 15 (40.54%) XML
10 14 (37.84%) Informix
10 14 (37.84%) Python
10 14 (37.84%) HTML
10 14 (37.84%) SQL
11 11 (29.73%) Software Engineering
12 7 (18.92%) C++
13 3 (8.11%) HP
13 3 (8.11%) OOD
13 3 (8.11%) Java
13 3 (8.11%) PHP
13 3 (8.11%) PL/SQL
13 3 (8.11%) WebLogic
13 3 (8.11%) OO
13 3 (8.11%) JBoss
13 3 (8.11%) Windows

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3 (8.11%) WebLogic
1 3 (8.11%) JBoss
1 3 (8.11%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.70%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.70%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) LDAP
1 1 (2.70%) DNS
1 1 (2.70%) SAN
1 1 (2.70%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (59.46%) RDBMS
1 22 (59.46%) Relational Database
2 14 (37.84%) Informix
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (2.70%) JUnit
General
1 32 (86.49%) Finance
2 16 (43.24%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (67.57%) Programmer
2 19 (51.35%) C Programmer
3 11 (29.73%) Developer
4 8 (21.62%) Analyst
4 8 (21.62%) Software Engineer
5 6 (16.22%) C Developer
6 4 (10.81%) C Software Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) C++ Programmer
7 3 (8.11%) Support Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Applications Support
7 3 (8.11%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) SQL Developer
8 2 (5.41%) C++ Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Architect
9 1 (2.70%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Senior Systems Analyst
9 1 (2.70%) Senior Java Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Developer Analyst
9 1 (2.70%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (40.54%) XML
2 14 (37.84%) HTML
3 2 (5.41%) .NET
3 2 (5.41%) Web Services
4 1 (2.70%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.70%) Spring
4 1 (2.70%) Ajax
4 1 (2.70%) Java EE
4 1 (2.70%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 29 (78.38%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (56.76%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.41%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) UNIX
2 33 (89.19%) Linux
3 21 (56.76%) AIX
3 21 (56.76%) HPUX
4 3 (8.11%) Windows
5 1 (2.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Software Engineering
2 3 (8.11%) TDD
2 3 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (8.11%) UML
2 3 (8.11%) OO
2 3 (8.11%) OOD
3 1 (2.70%) SOA
3 1 (2.70%) BPR
3 1 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (2.70%) Migration
3 1 (2.70%) Business Continuity
3 1 (2.70%) Data Modelling
3 1 (2.70%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (2.70%) ITIL
3 1 (2.70%) TOGAF
3 1 (2.70%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (78.38%) C
2 18 (48.65%) Perl
3 14 (37.84%) SQL
3 14 (37.84%) Python
4 7 (18.92%) C++
5 3 (8.11%) Java
5 3 (8.11%) PHP
5 3 (8.11%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.41%) VB
6 2 (5.41%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (56.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Samba
1 1 (2.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Puppet
1 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 21 (56.76%) Oracle
2 3 (8.11%) HP
3 2 (5.41%) Sybase
4 1 (2.70%) Sun
4 1 (2.70%) Veritas