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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 148 174
Rank change year-on-year +4 +26  
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 35 58 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.06% 1.30% 0.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.23% 3.07% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 23 48 26
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £54,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  

Shell Script is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1570 1887 1985
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 47.46% 42.23% 38.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1335 1701 1618
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Shell Script as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -2 26 £55,000 +22.22% 4
Newbury - 6 £45,000 -
Shell Script
South East

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, 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 43 (58.11%) Linux
2 41 (55.41%) Unix
3 37 (50.00%) Java
4 33 (44.59%) Python
5 31 (41.89%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (37.84%) SQL
7 26 (35.14%) Oracle
7 26 (35.14%) Software Engineering
8 25 (33.78%) Bash Shell
9 21 (28.38%) Perl
10 19 (25.68%) C++
11 18 (24.32%) Degree
12 17 (22.97%) Finance
13 15 (20.27%) Computer Science
14 13 (17.57%) Test Scripting
14 13 (17.57%) Test Automation
14 13 (17.57%) High Availability
14 13 (17.57%) JMeter
15 12 (16.22%) Firewall
15 12 (16.22%) Git (software)
15 12 (16.22%) QA
16 11 (14.86%) Banking
16 11 (14.86%) Root Cause Analysis
16 11 (14.86%) Disaster Recovery
16 11 (14.86%) ETL
16 11 (14.86%) SDLC
17 10 (13.51%) Cisco
17 10 (13.51%) ITIL
17 10 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
17 10 (13.51%) Bitbucket

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 8 (10.81%) IBM HTTP Server
1 8 (10.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 8 (10.81%) WebSphere
2 5 (6.76%) Oracle Service Bus
3 4 (5.41%) Apache
4 3 (4.05%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.70%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.70%) CMS
5 2 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.35%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Fredhopper
2 1 (1.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.76%) SaaS
2 4 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.05%) GitHub
3 3 (4.05%) Oracle CX
3 3 (4.05%) Oracle Service Cloud
4 2 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.35%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.22%) Firewall
2 9 (12.16%) HTTP
3 8 (10.81%) SSL
3 8 (10.81%) VPN
4 7 (9.46%) BGP
4 7 (9.46%) Broadband
4 7 (9.46%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (9.46%) EIGRP
4 7 (9.46%) Ethernet
4 7 (9.46%) IPsec
4 7 (9.46%) IPv4
4 7 (9.46%) L2TP
4 7 (9.46%) MPLS
4 7 (9.46%) OSPF
4 7 (9.46%) PPP
4 7 (9.46%) WAN
4 7 (9.46%) xDSL
5 3 (4.05%) DNS
5 3 (4.05%) Kerberos
5 3 (4.05%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.16%) DB2
2 8 (10.81%) Relational Database
3 7 (9.46%) MySQL
4 6 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (8.11%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 6 (8.11%) Hadoop
5 5 (6.76%) Big Data
5 5 (6.76%) OLAP
5 5 (6.76%) OLTP
5 5 (6.76%) Oracle Database
5 5 (6.76%) Oracle Exadata
5 5 (6.76%) Oracle OLAP
5 5 (6.76%) RDBMS
5 5 (6.76%) VLDB
6 4 (5.41%) SQL Server
7 2 (2.70%) Endeca
8 1 (1.35%) Firebird
8 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.35%) Redis
Development Applications
1 13 (17.57%) JMeter
2 12 (16.22%) Git (software)
3 10 (13.51%) Bitbucket
3 10 (13.51%) JIRA
4 9 (12.16%) Jenkins
4 9 (12.16%) Selenium
5 6 (8.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (5.41%) Mercurial
6 4 (5.41%) WebDriver
7 3 (4.05%) Bugzilla
General
1 17 (22.97%) Finance
2 11 (14.86%) Banking
3 7 (9.46%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.41%) Digital Economy
5 3 (4.05%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.35%) Marketing
6 1 (1.35%) Military
6 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (22.97%) Support Engineer
2 12 (16.22%) QA Engineer
3 10 (13.51%) Administrator
4 8 (10.81%) Applications Engineer
4 8 (10.81%) Applications Support
4 8 (10.81%) Applications Support Engineer
4 8 (10.81%) Automation Engineer
4 8 (10.81%) Network Engineer
4 8 (10.81%) QA Automation Engineer
5 7 (9.46%) Designer
5 7 (9.46%) Network Support
5 7 (9.46%) Network Support Engineer
5 7 (9.46%) Senior Network Engineer
5 7 (9.46%) Senior Network Support
5 7 (9.46%) Senior Network Support Engineer
5 7 (9.46%) Senior Support Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) Software Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) Unix Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) Unix Support
6 6 (8.11%) Unix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.81%) WebSphere MQ
2 6 (8.11%) Web Services
3 4 (5.41%) IBM Integration Bus
3 4 (5.41%) LAMP
4 3 (4.05%) CSS
5 2 (2.70%) .NET
5 2 (2.70%) J2EE
5 2 (2.70%) Spring
6 1 (1.35%) EJB
6 1 (1.35%) EJB 3.0
6 1 (1.35%) JMX
6 1 (1.35%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (1.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.27%) Computer Science
2 8 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (9.46%) Data Centre
4 6 (8.11%) User Experience
5 4 (5.41%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.70%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.35%) Clustering
7 1 (1.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 43 (58.11%) Linux
2 41 (55.41%) Unix
3 9 (12.16%) Windows
4 4 (5.41%) CentOS
5 3 (4.05%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (2.70%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.35%) Android
7 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.35%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.35%) Solaris
7 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (41.89%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (35.14%) Software Engineering
3 13 (17.57%) High Availability
3 13 (17.57%) Test Automation
3 13 (17.57%) Test Scripting
4 11 (14.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (14.86%) ETL
4 11 (14.86%) Root Cause Analysis
4 11 (14.86%) SDLC
5 10 (13.51%) ITIL
5 10 (13.51%) Load Balancing
6 9 (12.16%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (12.16%) DevOps
6 9 (12.16%) Kanban
7 8 (10.81%) OO
7 8 (10.81%) OOP
7 8 (10.81%) RUP
7 8 (10.81%) Task Automation
7 8 (10.81%) Waterfall
7 8 (10.81%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (50.00%) Java
2 33 (44.59%) Python
3 28 (37.84%) SQL
4 25 (33.78%) Bash Shell
5 21 (28.38%) Perl
6 19 (25.68%) C++
7 8 (10.81%) AWK
7 8 (10.81%) Korn
7 8 (10.81%) sed
8 6 (8.11%) C
8 6 (8.11%) PL/SQL
9 5 (6.76%) PHP
9 5 (6.76%) T-SQL
10 3 (4.05%) JavaScript
11 2 (2.70%) C#
11 2 (2.70%) Go
11 2 (2.70%) Jython
12 1 (1.35%) Ruby
12 1 (1.35%) Scala
12 1 (1.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (24.32%) Degree
2 10 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (12.16%) CCNP
4 8 (10.81%) SC Cleared
4 8 (10.81%) Security Cleared
5 7 (9.46%) CCIE
5 7 (9.46%) CCSP
5 7 (9.46%) JNCIA
6 4 (5.41%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (5.41%) ISTQB
6 4 (5.41%) Network+ Certification
7 3 (4.05%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.22%) QA
2 6 (8.11%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.70%) SLA
4 1 (1.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (12.16%) Docker
2 8 (10.81%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 7 (9.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (6.76%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (4.05%) KVM
6 1 (1.35%) etcd
6 1 (1.35%) flannel
Systems Management
1 9 (12.16%) Puppet
2 8 (10.81%) Tivoli
3 5 (6.76%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 5 (6.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (6.76%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (5.41%) Kubernetes
5 3 (4.05%) Graphite
6 2 (2.70%) Ansible
6 2 (2.70%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.35%) Salt
7 1 (1.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 26 (35.14%) Oracle
2 10 (13.51%) Cisco
3 9 (12.16%) Red Hat
4 8 (10.81%) Ab Initio
4 8 (10.81%) IBM
5 7 (9.46%) F5
5 7 (9.46%) Juniper
5 7 (9.46%) VMware
6 6 (8.11%) Atlassian
6 6 (8.11%) Cognos
6 6 (8.11%) Informatica
7 3 (4.05%) Sun
8 2 (2.70%) Google
9 1 (1.35%) HP
9 1 (1.35%) ProCurve
9 1 (1.35%) Rackspace
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
West Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 55000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum GBP 50k +Many benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago