The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 107 118
Rank change year-on-year +9 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 8 32 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.64% 1.62% 1.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.25% 3.66% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1 29 20
Median salary £57,500 £41,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.55% -12.63%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +17.64% -3.40%  

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 Reading with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 640 874 829
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 51.36% 44.25% 34.41%
Number of salaries quoted 488 794 719
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

Shell Script
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Shell Script in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Reading region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 39 (90.70%) Linux
2 26 (60.47%) Java
3 25 (58.14%) Python
4 24 (55.81%) Bash Shell
5 21 (48.84%) Windows
5 21 (48.84%) Oracle
6 20 (46.51%) SQL
7 19 (44.19%) Unix
8 16 (37.21%) MySQL
8 16 (37.21%) Degree
8 16 (37.21%) CentOS
9 15 (34.88%) Perl
9 15 (34.88%) TCP/IP
9 15 (34.88%) Red Hat
10 14 (32.56%) Tomcat
11 13 (30.23%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (30.23%) Puppet
11 13 (30.23%) DevOps
11 13 (30.23%) Mentoring
12 11 (25.58%) High Availability
12 11 (25.58%) Amazon AWS
12 11 (25.58%) Computer Science
12 11 (25.58%) LAMP
13 10 (23.26%) Firewall
13 10 (23.26%) Apache
13 10 (23.26%) DNS
13 10 (23.26%) Git (software)
14 9 (20.93%) PL/SQL
14 9 (20.93%) Change Management
15 8 (18.60%) Migration

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 14 (32.56%) Tomcat
2 10 (23.26%) Apache
3 6 (13.95%) Oracle Service Bus
3 6 (13.95%) WebSphere
4 4 (9.30%) JBoss
5 3 (6.98%) IIS
5 3 (6.98%) MQSeries
5 3 (6.98%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.33%) Apache Solr
6 1 (2.33%) CMS
6 1 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 11 (25.58%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (11.63%) Oracle CX
2 5 (11.63%) SaaS
3 3 (6.98%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 15 (34.88%) TCP/IP
2 10 (23.26%) DNS
2 10 (23.26%) Firewall
3 8 (18.60%) SSL
4 4 (9.30%) CTI
5 3 (6.98%) LDAP
6 2 (4.65%) VLAN
7 1 (2.33%) BGP
7 1 (2.33%) Broadband
7 1 (2.33%) EIGRP
7 1 (2.33%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.33%) Internet
7 1 (2.33%) IPsec
7 1 (2.33%) IPv4
7 1 (2.33%) L2TP
7 1 (2.33%) MPLS
7 1 (2.33%) OSPF
7 1 (2.33%) PPP
7 1 (2.33%) VPN
7 1 (2.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (37.21%) MySQL
2 6 (13.95%) OLAP
2 6 (13.95%) OLTP
2 6 (13.95%) Oracle Database
2 6 (13.95%) Oracle Exadata
2 6 (13.95%) Oracle OLAP
2 6 (13.95%) RDBMS
2 6 (13.95%) Relational Database
2 6 (13.95%) VLDB
3 5 (11.63%) Hadoop
4 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.33%) Big Data
5 1 (2.33%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 10 (23.26%) Git (software)
2 5 (11.63%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.65%) Redmine
General
1 6 (13.95%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Electronics
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Support Engineer
2 13 (30.23%) Administrator
3 10 (23.26%) Applications Support
4 8 (18.60%) AWS Engineer
4 8 (18.60%) Cloud Engineer
4 8 (18.60%) Consultant
5 7 (16.28%) Linux Administrator
5 7 (16.28%) Linux Support
5 7 (16.28%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 7 (16.28%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (13.95%) Applications Engineer
6 6 (13.95%) Applications Support Engineer
6 6 (13.95%) DBA
6 6 (13.95%) Implementation Consultant
6 6 (13.95%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (13.95%) Oracle DBA
7 5 (11.63%) AWS Consultant
7 5 (11.63%) Cloud Consultant
7 5 (11.63%) IT Manager
7 5 (11.63%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.58%) LAMP
2 6 (13.95%) Middleware
3 4 (9.30%) J2EE
3 4 (9.30%) Web Services
4 3 (6.98%) AngularJS
4 3 (6.98%) jQuery
4 3 (6.98%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (2.33%) Flash
5 1 (2.33%) HTML
5 1 (2.33%) HTML5
5 1 (2.33%) REST
5 1 (2.33%) SOAP
5 1 (2.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Computer Science
2 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.98%) Clustering
3 3 (6.98%) Fintech
4 1 (2.33%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (2.33%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.33%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 39 (90.70%) Linux
2 21 (48.84%) Windows
3 19 (44.19%) Unix
4 16 (37.21%) CentOS
5 8 (18.60%) Windows Server
6 6 (13.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (11.63%) Oracle Linux
8 4 (9.30%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) Continuous Integration
1 13 (30.23%) DevOps
1 13 (30.23%) Mentoring
2 11 (25.58%) High Availability
3 9 (20.93%) Change Management
4 8 (18.60%) Migration
5 7 (16.28%) Mathematics
5 7 (16.28%) Physics
6 6 (13.95%) Capacity Management
6 6 (13.95%) Code Optimisation
6 6 (13.95%) Database Tuning
6 6 (13.95%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (13.95%) ETL
6 6 (13.95%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (13.95%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (11.63%) Trend Analysis
8 4 (9.30%) Load Balancing
9 3 (6.98%) Bioinformatics
9 3 (6.98%) Configuration Management
9 3 (6.98%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (60.47%) Java
2 25 (58.14%) Python
3 24 (55.81%) Bash Shell
4 20 (46.51%) SQL
5 15 (34.88%) Perl
6 9 (20.93%) PL/SQL
7 6 (13.95%) PHP
7 6 (13.95%) T-SQL
8 5 (11.63%) Groovy
9 4 (9.30%) JavaScript
10 3 (6.98%) Tcl
11 1 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (37.21%) Degree
2 8 (18.60%) AWS Certification
3 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) CCIE
4 1 (2.33%) CCNP
4 1 (2.33%) CCSP
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) IISP
4 1 (2.33%) JNCIA
System Software
1 6 (13.95%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (11.63%) KVM
2 5 (11.63%) XenServer
3 4 (9.30%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (30.23%) Puppet
2 8 (18.60%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (13.95%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 6 (13.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (13.95%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (11.63%) Graphite
5 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (4.65%) Ansible
Vendors
1 21 (48.84%) Oracle
2 15 (34.88%) Red Hat
3 5 (11.63%) Sun
4 3 (6.98%) VMware
5 1 (2.33%) Cisco
5 1 (2.33%) F5
5 1 (2.33%) Juniper
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + shift allowance+ben
Posted: Yesterday