Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Shell Script skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Shell Script over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 174 183 200
Rank change year-on-year +9 +17 +37
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 80 104 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.22% 1.32% 1.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.47% 3.08% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 67 107 126
Berkshire median annual salary £39,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.00% +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £26,550 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £60,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

Shell Script is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3,241 3,376 4,572
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 49.53% 42.77% 42.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2,866 2,907 4,034
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £28,325
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £68,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +7.50%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Shell Script as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in Berkshire

Shell Script
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Shell Script in Berkshire

Shell Script
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Shell Script in Berkshire over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Shell Script in Berkshire

Shell Script
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Shell Script within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +11 49 £40,000 -30.43% 2
Slough +14 9 £65,000 - 3
Maidenhead +6 9 £26,500 -59.23% 2
Hungerford +1 7 £32,500 -51.85%
Newbury -21 4 £41,000 +17.14% 2
Shell Script
South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT jobs citing Shell Script also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 59 (73.75%) Linux
2 41 (51.25%) Java
3 34 (42.50%) Unix
3 34 (42.50%) Degree
4 31 (38.75%) Test Automation
5 28 (35.00%) Oracle
6 25 (31.25%) SQL
6 25 (31.25%) JMeter
6 25 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (30.00%) Computer Science
7 24 (30.00%) Test Scripting
7 24 (30.00%) SoapUI
8 23 (28.75%) Analytical Skills
9 22 (27.50%) Computer Science Degree
9 22 (27.50%) WebDriver
9 22 (27.50%) Open Source
9 22 (27.50%) Client/Server
10 20 (25.00%) Risk Management
10 20 (25.00%) Regression Testing
10 20 (25.00%) Test Strategy
10 20 (25.00%) User Stories
10 20 (25.00%) Test Management
10 20 (25.00%) JIRA
10 20 (25.00%) ISTQB
10 20 (25.00%) Digital Economy
10 20 (25.00%) Cyber Resilience
10 20 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
11 19 (23.75%) Windows
12 16 (20.00%) Python
13 15 (18.75%) Data Modelling

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (8.75%) Apache Pig
2 4 (5.00%) Apache
2 4 (5.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.50%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.25%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (8.75%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (8.75%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (8.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 7 (8.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.50%) SaaS
3 1 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.25%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.25%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (1.25%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.25%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.75%) Firewall
1 7 (8.75%) FTP
2 4 (5.00%) BGP
2 4 (5.00%) Broadband
2 4 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (5.00%) EIGRP
2 4 (5.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (5.00%) IPsec
2 4 (5.00%) IPv4
2 4 (5.00%) L2TP
2 4 (5.00%) MPLS
2 4 (5.00%) OSPF
2 4 (5.00%) PPP
2 4 (5.00%) SSL
2 4 (5.00%) VPN
2 4 (5.00%) WAN
2 4 (5.00%) xDSL
3 3 (3.75%) SMS
4 2 (2.50%) LDAP
4 2 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.25%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (13.75%) MySQL
2 11 (13.75%) Oracle Database
3 10 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
3 10 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
4 7 (8.75%) Hadoop
4 7 (8.75%) Pentaho
4 7 (8.75%) QlikView
4 7 (8.75%) Star Schema
5 6 (7.50%) OLTP
6 3 (3.75%) Data Mining
6 3 (3.75%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.25%) DB2
7 1 (1.25%) Geospatial Data
7 1 (1.25%) GIS
7 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.25%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 25 (31.25%) JMeter
2 24 (30.00%) SoapUI
3 22 (27.50%) WebDriver
4 20 (25.00%) JIRA
5 5 (6.25%) Git (software)
5 5 (6.25%) Selenium
6 4 (5.00%) HP UFT
7 3 (3.75%) Eclipse
7 3 (3.75%) Gradle
7 3 (3.75%) IntelliJ
8 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.25%) Maven
8 1 (1.25%) Subversion
8 1 (1.25%) Vagrant
General
1 20 (25.00%) Digital Economy
2 5 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.00%) Finance
4 3 (3.75%) Banking
4 3 (3.75%) Marketing
4 3 (3.75%) Publishing
5 1 (1.25%) Arabic Language
5 1 (1.25%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 22 (27.50%) Software Tester
1 22 (27.50%) Tester
2 11 (13.75%) Administrator
2 11 (13.75%) Support Engineer
3 10 (12.50%) DBA
4 9 (11.25%) Oracle DBA
5 8 (10.00%) Automation Tester
5 8 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (10.00%) Web Automation Tester
5 8 (10.00%) Web Tester
6 5 (6.25%) Analyst
6 5 (6.25%) Developer
6 5 (6.25%) Junior
6 5 (6.25%) Network Engineer
6 5 (6.25%) Test Analyst
6 5 (6.25%) Test Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) Network Support
7 4 (5.00%) Network Support Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.75%) Web Services
2 9 (11.25%) JSON
3 7 (8.75%) XML
4 6 (7.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 5 (6.25%) RESTful
6 4 (5.00%) Hibernate
6 4 (5.00%) HTML
6 4 (5.00%) Spring
7 3 (3.75%) Apache Flex
7 3 (3.75%) LAMP
7 3 (3.75%) XSD
8 2 (2.50%) .NET
8 2 (2.50%) Regular Expression
9 1 (1.25%) CSS
9 1 (1.25%) J2EE
9 1 (1.25%) JDBC
9 1 (1.25%) JSP
9 1 (1.25%) React
9 1 (1.25%) Servlets
9 1 (1.25%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 24 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 23 (28.75%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (27.50%) Client/Server
4 7 (8.75%) Mainframe
4 7 (8.75%) Replication
5 6 (7.50%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.50%) Cyber Defence
6 2 (2.50%) Cyberattack
7 1 (1.25%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 59 (73.75%) Linux
2 34 (42.50%) Unix
3 19 (23.75%) Windows
4 5 (6.25%) AIX
4 5 (6.25%) Solaris
5 4 (5.00%) HPUX
6 2 (2.50%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (38.75%) Test Automation
2 25 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (30.00%) Test Scripting
4 22 (27.50%) Open Source
5 20 (25.00%) Cyber Resilience
5 20 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
5 20 (25.00%) Regression Testing
5 20 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 20 (25.00%) Test Management
5 20 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 20 (25.00%) User Stories
6 15 (18.75%) Data Modelling
7 12 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 10 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
9 9 (11.25%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (11.25%) Database Tuning
10 8 (10.00%) High Availability
10 8 (10.00%) Statistics
11 7 (8.75%) ETL
11 7 (8.75%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (51.25%) Java
2 25 (31.25%) SQL
3 16 (20.00%) Python
4 10 (12.50%) Perl
5 6 (7.50%) C++
6 5 (6.25%) C#
7 4 (5.00%) Bourne shell
8 3 (3.75%) Groovy
9 2 (2.50%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.50%) C
10 1 (1.25%) ABAP
10 1 (1.25%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.25%) Jython
10 1 (1.25%) Korn
10 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.25%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 34 (42.50%) Degree
2 22 (27.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 5 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 5 (6.25%) Security Cleared
5 4 (5.00%) CCIE
5 4 (5.00%) CCNP
5 4 (5.00%) CCSP
5 4 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (5.00%) JNCIA
6 2 (2.50%) RHCE
7 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.50%) QA
2 2 (2.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 8 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (8.75%) NFS
3 7 (8.75%) Samba
4 5 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.25%) KVM
6 1 (1.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) Data Guard
1 2 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.50%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.25%) Ansible
2 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (1.25%) Puppet
2 1 (1.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 28 (35.00%) Oracle
2 15 (18.75%) VMware
3 7 (8.75%) Birst
3 7 (8.75%) Cognos
3 7 (8.75%) Informatica
3 7 (8.75%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.75%) MicroStrategy
3 7 (8.75%) Tableau
4 4 (5.00%) Cisco
4 4 (5.00%) F5
4 4 (5.00%) Juniper
4 4 (5.00%) SAP
5 3 (3.75%) Concur
5 3 (3.75%) Teradata
6 2 (2.50%) IBM
6 2 (2.50%) Splunk
7 1 (1.25%) HP
7 1 (1.25%) Sun