The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 97 94
Rank change year-on-year -15 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 6 9 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.44% 0.77% 1.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.58% 1.09% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 14
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +20.00%  
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 Cambridge with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1040 826 935
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 75.58% 70.72% 64.35%
Number of salaries quoted 830 743 829
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge 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 Cambridge

Shell Script
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Shell Script in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Python
2 6 (75.00%) Unix
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
3 5 (62.50%) POSIX
3 5 (62.50%) Perforce
3 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 5 (62.50%) Test Management
3 5 (62.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
3 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
3 5 (62.50%) Bash Shell
3 5 (62.50%) Puppet
3 5 (62.50%) Jenkins
3 5 (62.50%) DevOps
3 5 (62.50%) Docker
3 5 (62.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (62.50%) SDLC
4 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (37.50%) C
6 2 (25.00%) C++
6 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (12.50%) ML
7 1 (12.50%) Experimental Design
7 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
7 1 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) BGP
1 1 (12.50%) MPLS
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
1 5 (62.50%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) DevOps Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 4 (50.00%) Senior DevOps
2 4 (50.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Operations Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Unix
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
1 5 (62.50%) Continuous Delivery
1 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (62.50%) DevOps
1 5 (62.50%) SDLC
1 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
1 5 (62.50%) Test Management
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Cryptography
3 1 (12.50%) Experimental Design
3 1 (12.50%) Functional Programming
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 1 (12.50%) Network Management
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source Development
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Python
2 5 (62.50%) Bash Shell
3 3 (37.50%) C
4 2 (25.00%) C++
5 1 (12.50%) F#
5 1 (12.50%) Haskell
5 1 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) ML
5 1 (12.50%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Docker
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (12.50%) Xen
2 1 (12.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Perforce
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
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