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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 42 35 43
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 27 26 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.91% 6.77% 5.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.64% 12.04% 9.50%
Number of salaries quoted 26 25 9
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.80%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £43,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+2.32% +6.17%
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
232 216 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 42.18% 56.25% 58.16%
Number of salaries quoted 160 177 159
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £56,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 23 September 2014.

Shell Script Salary Histogram in Watford

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 54 (90.00%) UNIX
2 47 (78.33%) Linux
2 47 (78.33%) Oracle
3 39 (65.00%) Finance
4 36 (60.00%) Relational Database
5 33 (55.00%) Analytical Skills
6 32 (53.33%) Degree
7 30 (50.00%) RDBMS
8 29 (48.33%) Banking
9 27 (45.00%) AIX
10 26 (43.33%) C++
11 23 (38.33%) HPUX
11 23 (38.33%) Computer Science
12 22 (36.67%) C
13 19 (31.67%) SQL
13 19 (31.67%) Software Engineering
14 14 (23.33%) HP
15 10 (16.67%) J2EE
15 10 (16.67%) Java
16 9 (15.00%) Software Testing
16 9 (15.00%) HTML
16 9 (15.00%) XML
16 9 (15.00%) Python
17 8 (13.33%) Windows
18 7 (11.67%) Solaris
18 7 (11.67%) Perl
19 6 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
19 6 (10.00%) Data Validation
19 6 (10.00%) Quality Management
19 6 (10.00%) Validation

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 5 (8.33%) Tuxedo
2 4 (6.67%) Oracle Application Server
2 4 (6.67%) Apache
2 4 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.67%) MS Project
2 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.67%) RiskWrite
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.33%) ATM
2 4 (6.67%) SAN
2 4 (6.67%) Firewall
2 4 (6.67%) NAS
2 4 (6.67%) LDAP
3 2 (3.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 30 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 5 (8.33%) Data Mining
4 4 (6.67%) Informix
4 4 (6.67%) Oracle9i Database
4 4 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (6.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 39 (65.00%) Finance
2 29 (48.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (45.00%) Analyst
2 18 (30.00%) Developer
3 16 (26.67%) C++ Developer
4 13 (21.67%) Test Analyst
4 13 (21.67%) Programmer
5 11 (18.33%) Software Developer
6 10 (16.67%) C++ Software Developer
7 7 (11.67%) C Developer
8 6 (10.00%) Test Engineer
9 5 (8.33%) Software Test Analyst
9 5 (8.33%) Administrator
10 4 (6.67%) DBA
10 4 (6.67%) Support Analyst
10 4 (6.67%) C Programmer
11 3 (5.00%) Oracle DBA
11 3 (5.00%) Solaris Administrator
11 3 (5.00%) Software Engineer
12 2 (3.33%) Technical Support
12 2 (3.33%) Applications Support
12 2 (3.33%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.67%) J2EE
2 9 (15.00%) XML
2 9 (15.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (55.00%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (38.33%) Computer Science
3 6 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 5 (8.33%) EFT
5 4 (6.67%) Clustering
5 4 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 54 (90.00%) UNIX
2 47 (78.33%) Linux
3 27 (45.00%) AIX
4 23 (38.33%) HPUX
5 8 (13.33%) Windows
6 7 (11.67%) Solaris
7 4 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.67%) Software Engineering
2 9 (15.00%) Software Testing
3 6 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (10.00%) Quality Management
3 6 (10.00%) Validation
3 6 (10.00%) Data Validation
4 5 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (8.33%) Test Strategy
4 5 (8.33%) Usability Testing
4 5 (8.33%) Test Scripting
4 5 (8.33%) Regression Testing
5 4 (6.67%) Change Management
5 4 (6.67%) ITIL
5 4 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (5.00%) Performance Management
6 3 (5.00%) Business Continuity
6 3 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 26 (43.33%) C++
2 22 (36.67%) C
3 19 (31.67%) SQL
4 10 (16.67%) Java
5 9 (15.00%) Python
6 7 (11.67%) Perl
7 4 (6.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 32 (53.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (6.67%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (6.67%) Veritas File System
2 2 (3.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (3.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (1.67%) Sendmail
3 1 (1.67%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.67%) OpenView
2 1 (1.67%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.67%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 47 (78.33%) Oracle
2 14 (23.33%) HP
3 5 (8.33%) Veritas
4 4 (6.67%) Red Hat
4 4 (6.67%) EnterpriseDB
4 4 (6.67%) JBoss
5 3 (5.00%) Sun
6 1 (1.67%) IBM
6 1 (1.67%) BMC
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