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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 79 117
Rank change year-on-year -5 +38  
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 27 52 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.07% 2.94% 1.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.04% 6.88% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 18 44 14
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -2.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £36,950
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £58,500
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 Reading with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 668 756 897
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 51.11% 42.78% 39.10%
Number of salaries quoted 558 689 729
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 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

Shell Script
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Shell Script in Reading over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Shell Script in Reading

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 Reading region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 22 (64.71%) Oracle
2 21 (61.76%) Unix
3 19 (55.88%) Perl
4 18 (52.94%) Java
4 18 (52.94%) Python
5 17 (50.00%) Linux
6 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (38.24%) Degree
8 11 (32.35%) Computer Science
8 11 (32.35%) SQL
8 11 (32.35%) High Availability
8 11 (32.35%) Root Cause Analysis
9 10 (29.41%) Bash Shell
9 10 (29.41%) ITIL
9 10 (29.41%) Finance
10 9 (26.47%) Firewall
10 9 (26.47%) C++
10 9 (26.47%) DB2
10 9 (26.47%) Cisco
10 9 (26.47%) CCNP
10 9 (26.47%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (26.47%) SDLC
11 8 (23.53%) sed
11 8 (23.53%) Tivoli Directory Server
11 8 (23.53%) Waterfall
11 8 (23.53%) Load Balancing
11 8 (23.53%) SC Cleared
11 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
11 8 (23.53%) WebSphere MQ
11 8 (23.53%) Tivoli

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 8 (23.53%) IBM HTTP Server
1 8 (23.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 8 (23.53%) WebSphere
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (8.82%) Apache
3 3 (8.82%) WebLogic
4 2 (5.88%) Apache Solr
4 2 (5.88%) CMS
4 2 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle CX
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle Service Cloud
1 2 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (26.47%) Firewall
2 8 (23.53%) HTTP
3 7 (20.59%) BGP
3 7 (20.59%) Broadband
3 7 (20.59%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (20.59%) EIGRP
3 7 (20.59%) Ethernet
3 7 (20.59%) IPsec
3 7 (20.59%) IPv4
3 7 (20.59%) L2TP
3 7 (20.59%) MPLS
3 7 (20.59%) OSPF
3 7 (20.59%) PPP
3 7 (20.59%) SSL
3 7 (20.59%) VPN
3 7 (20.59%) WAN
3 7 (20.59%) xDSL
4 2 (5.88%) DNS
4 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) DB2
2 4 (11.76%) MySQL
2 4 (11.76%) OLAP
2 4 (11.76%) OLTP
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle Exadata
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle OLAP
2 4 (11.76%) RDBMS
2 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) VLDB
3 2 (5.88%) Big Data
3 2 (5.88%) Endeca
3 2 (5.88%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) JIRA
1 5 (14.71%) JMeter
1 5 (14.71%) WebDriver
2 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
General
1 10 (29.41%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Digital Economy
3 4 (11.76%) Banking
4 3 (8.82%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.94%) Military
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Applications Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Applications Support
2 8 (23.53%) Applications Support Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Administrator
3 7 (20.59%) Network Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Network Support
3 7 (20.59%) Network Support Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Senior Network Support
3 7 (20.59%) Senior Network Support Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Senior Support Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Unix Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Unix Support
4 6 (17.65%) Unix Support Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Software Tester
5 5 (14.71%) Tester
5 5 (14.71%) Unix Scripter
5 5 (14.71%) Unix Scripting Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (11.76%) IBM Integration Bus
2 4 (11.76%) Web Services
3 3 (8.82%) CSS
4 2 (5.88%) J2EE
4 2 (5.88%) LAMP
4 2 (5.88%) Spring
5 1 (2.94%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Computer Science
2 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (20.59%) Data Centre
3 5 (14.71%) Client/Server
4 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.94%) Clustering
5 1 (2.94%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (61.76%) Unix
2 17 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (8.82%) Windows
4 2 (5.88%) CentOS
4 2 (5.88%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (32.35%) High Availability
2 11 (32.35%) Root Cause Analysis
3 10 (29.41%) ITIL
4 9 (26.47%) SDLC
5 8 (23.53%) Load Balancing
5 8 (23.53%) RUP
5 8 (23.53%) Waterfall
6 6 (17.65%) Mentoring
6 6 (17.65%) Open Source
7 5 (14.71%) Issue Tracking
7 5 (14.71%) Regression Testing
7 5 (14.71%) Risk Management
7 5 (14.71%) Test Automation
7 5 (14.71%) Test Management
7 5 (14.71%) Test Scripting
7 5 (14.71%) Test Strategy
7 5 (14.71%) User Stories
8 4 (11.76%) Change Management
8 4 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 19 (55.88%) Perl
2 18 (52.94%) Java
2 18 (52.94%) Python
3 11 (32.35%) SQL
4 10 (29.41%) Bash Shell
5 9 (26.47%) C++
6 8 (23.53%) AWK
6 8 (23.53%) Korn
6 8 (23.53%) sed
7 5 (14.71%) PL/SQL
8 4 (11.76%) PHP
8 4 (11.76%) T-SQL
9 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
10 1 (2.94%) C#
10 1 (2.94%) Go
10 1 (2.94%) Scala
10 1 (2.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (38.24%) Degree
2 9 (26.47%) CCNP
2 9 (26.47%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (23.53%) SC Cleared
3 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
4 7 (20.59%) CCIE
4 7 (20.59%) CCSP
4 7 (20.59%) JNCIA
5 5 (14.71%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (14.71%) ISTQB
6 4 (11.76%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (5.88%) CCNA
System Software
1 8 (23.53%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 7 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.76%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (5.88%) KVM
Systems Management
1 8 (23.53%) Tivoli
2 4 (11.76%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (5.88%) Graphite
3 2 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (64.71%) Oracle
2 9 (26.47%) Cisco
3 8 (23.53%) Ab Initio
3 8 (23.53%) IBM
4 7 (20.59%) F5
4 7 (20.59%) Juniper
4 7 (20.59%) VMware
5 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.88%) Sun
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 55000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum GBP 50k +Many benefits
Posted: 4 days ago