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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 55 38 46
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +8
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 10 31 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.85% 5.47% 2.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.03% 10.65% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 9 29 8
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £45,000 £46,800
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
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
248 291 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 45.84% 51.32% 55.15%
Number of salaries quoted 191 237 159
Average salary £46,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,500 £50,000
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 27 April 2015.

Shell Script Salary Histogram in Watford

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 32 (88.89%) Linux
2 30 (83.33%) UNIX
3 23 (63.89%) Finance
4 20 (55.56%) RDBMS
4 20 (55.56%) Relational Database
5 18 (50.00%) C++
6 16 (44.44%) C
7 15 (41.67%) Banking
8 11 (30.56%) Oracle
9 10 (27.78%) Regression Testing
9 10 (27.78%) Unit Testing
9 10 (27.78%) Test Scripting
10 9 (25.00%) Veritas
10 9 (25.00%) Solaris
11 8 (22.22%) AIX
11 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (19.44%) Java
13 6 (16.67%) Windows
13 6 (16.67%) XML
13 6 (16.67%) JBoss
13 6 (16.67%) SAN
13 6 (16.67%) Sun
13 6 (16.67%) NAS
14 5 (13.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
14 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
14 5 (13.89%) Degree
14 5 (13.89%) Red Hat
14 5 (13.89%) HPUX
14 5 (13.89%) SQL

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 6 (16.67%) JBoss
2 5 (13.89%) WebLogic
3 4 (11.11%) WebSphere
3 4 (11.11%) Apache
4 3 (8.33%) Tuxedo
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (5.56%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.78%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) RiskWrite
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) SAN
1 6 (16.67%) NAS
2 4 (11.11%) LDAP
3 2 (5.56%) FTP
3 2 (5.56%) DNS
3 2 (5.56%) Firewall
4 1 (2.78%) SSH
4 1 (2.78%) PuTTY
4 1 (2.78%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (55.56%) RDBMS
1 20 (55.56%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) JUnit
2 1 (2.78%) Toad
2 1 (2.78%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 23 (63.89%) Finance
2 15 (41.67%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (52.78%) Analyst
2 15 (41.67%) Programmer
3 8 (22.22%) Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Administrator
5 4 (11.11%) C++ Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Solaris Administrator
6 3 (8.33%) C++ Software Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Developer Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Systems Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Java Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Support Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Software Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Implementation Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) C++ Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) XML
2 3 (8.33%) HTML
2 3 (8.33%) Web Services
2 3 (8.33%) Hibernate
2 3 (8.33%) Spring
2 3 (8.33%) Ajax
2 3 (8.33%) Java EE
2 3 (8.33%) GWT
3 2 (5.56%) J2EE
4 1 (2.78%) .NET
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.78%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.56%) Clustering
4 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 32 (88.89%) Linux
2 30 (83.33%) UNIX
3 9 (25.00%) Solaris
4 8 (22.22%) AIX
5 6 (16.67%) Windows
6 5 (13.89%) HPUX
7 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.78%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Regression Testing
1 10 (27.78%) Unit Testing
1 10 (27.78%) Test Scripting
2 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
3 4 (11.11%) TDD
3 4 (11.11%) OOD
3 4 (11.11%) UML
3 4 (11.11%) OO
4 3 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 3 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (8.33%) SOA
4 3 (8.33%) BPR
4 3 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (8.33%) Business Continuity
4 3 (8.33%) Resource Management
4 3 (8.33%) Release Management
4 3 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (5.56%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 18 (50.00%) C++
2 16 (44.44%) C
3 7 (19.44%) Java
4 5 (13.89%) SQL
5 3 (8.33%) Python
6 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.56%) Perl
7 1 (2.78%) VB
7 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (8.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (5.56%) Veritas File System
3 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.56%) Samba
3 2 (5.56%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.78%) Sendmail
4 1 (2.78%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) Oracle
2 9 (25.00%) Veritas
3 6 (16.67%) Sun
4 5 (13.89%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.56%) VMware
5 2 (5.56%) EnterpriseDB
5 2 (5.56%) IBM
6 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.78%) Sybase
6 1 (2.78%) HP