Period
to 18 November 2017

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

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
South East > Kent
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 115 91
Rank change year-on-year +24 -24 +59
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 19 14 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.44% 0.82% 2.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.66% 1.80% 4.97%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 57
Kent median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -5.88% -32.00%
10th Percentile £26,350 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £46,750 £46,000 £47,250
South East median annual salary £49,750 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -0.50% +11.11% -5.26%

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 Kent with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 715 777 1248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 54.37% 45.52% 55.84%
Number of salaries quoted 612 698 1139
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in Kent

Shell Script
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Shell Script in Kent

Shell Script
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Shell Script in Kent over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Shell Script in Kent

Shell Script
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Shell Script within the Kent region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Folkestone - 3 £44,500 -
Chatham +3 2 £25,750 -6.36%
Whitstable - 1 £25,500 - 1
Shell Script
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Kent region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 14 (73.68%) Oracle
1 14 (73.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 14 (73.68%) Data Guard
1 14 (73.68%) Oracle Database
2 13 (68.42%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 11 (57.89%) Oracle Database 11g
3 11 (57.89%) Oracle Database 12c
4 5 (26.32%) Windows
5 4 (21.05%) Python
5 4 (21.05%) Unix
6 3 (15.79%) Toad
6 3 (15.79%) Linux
6 3 (15.79%) Java
6 3 (15.79%) Finance
6 3 (15.79%) Replication
7 2 (10.53%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (10.53%) Bugzilla
7 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.53%) Degree
7 2 (10.53%) JIRA
7 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
7 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
7 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
7 2 (10.53%) SQL
7 2 (10.53%) IBM
7 2 (10.53%) Tivoli
7 2 (10.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (10.53%) High Availability
8 1 (5.26%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (5.26%) Relational Database

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (5.26%) Apache
1 1 (5.26%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Utilities
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) SAN
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (73.68%) Oracle Database
2 11 (57.89%) Oracle Database 11g
2 11 (57.89%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Toad
2 2 (10.53%) Bugzilla
2 2 (10.53%) JIRA
3 1 (5.26%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) DBA
1 14 (73.68%) Oracle DBA
2 12 (63.16%) Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Senior DBA
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Oracle DBA
4 2 (10.53%) Tester
5 1 (5.26%) IT Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) IT Support
5 1 (5.26%) Junior
5 1 (5.26%) Junior Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Product Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Product Test Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Product Tester
5 1 (5.26%) QA Test Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) QA Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Software QA Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Software QA Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (5.26%) Middleware
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Replication
2 1 (5.26%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (5.26%) STB
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Unix
3 3 (15.79%) Linux
4 1 (5.26%) AIX
4 1 (5.26%) HPUX
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.26%) Solaris
4 1 (5.26%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (10.53%) High Availability
1 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
2 1 (5.26%) Open Source
2 1 (5.26%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) Python
2 3 (15.79%) Java
3 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
3 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
3 2 (10.53%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.26%) C
4 1 (5.26%) C++
4 1 (5.26%) Perl
4 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) HNC
2 1 (5.26%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 14 (73.68%) Data Guard
1 14 (73.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 13 (68.42%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (10.53%) Tivoli
3 2 (10.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) IBM
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.26%) Sun