Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 114 151
Rank change year-on-year +12 +37 +16
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 54 78 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.29% 2.26% 1.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.47% 5.49% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 40 93 51
Reading median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% -28.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £66,250 £61,250
Berkshire median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% -10.00%

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 Reading with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1208 1422 1862
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 51.25% 41.29% 40.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1051 1257 1614
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £66,250
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

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 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Shell Script in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 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 Reading region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 47 (87.04%) Linux
2 35 (64.81%) Java
3 28 (51.85%) Open Source
4 27 (50.00%) Degree
4 27 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (48.15%) JMeter
5 26 (48.15%) Client/Server
5 26 (48.15%) Computer Science
5 26 (48.15%) Test Automation
5 26 (48.15%) WebDriver
5 26 (48.15%) Computer Science Degree
6 24 (44.44%) Digital Economy
6 24 (44.44%) Issue Tracking
6 24 (44.44%) JIRA
6 24 (44.44%) Test Management
6 24 (44.44%) Test Scripting
6 24 (44.44%) Test Strategy
6 24 (44.44%) User Stories
6 24 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
6 24 (44.44%) Risk Management
6 24 (44.44%) Regression Testing
6 24 (44.44%) ISTQB
7 21 (38.89%) Unix
8 20 (37.04%) SQL
8 20 (37.04%) SoapUI
9 18 (33.33%) Oracle
10 12 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
11 11 (20.37%) Perl
12 10 (18.52%) Replication
12 10 (18.52%) SQL Server

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 (14.81%) WebLogic
2 7 (12.96%) Apache
3 3 (5.56%) IIS
4 1 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.85%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (1.85%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.85%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.96%) BGP
1 7 (12.96%) Firewall
2 4 (7.41%) Broadband
2 4 (7.41%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (7.41%) DNS
2 4 (7.41%) EIGRP
2 4 (7.41%) Ethernet
2 4 (7.41%) IPsec
2 4 (7.41%) IPv4
2 4 (7.41%) L2TP
2 4 (7.41%) MPLS
2 4 (7.41%) OSPF
2 4 (7.41%) PPP
2 4 (7.41%) SSL
2 4 (7.41%) VPN
2 4 (7.41%) WAN
2 4 (7.41%) xDSL
3 3 (5.56%) SNMP
3 3 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 9 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
3 8 (14.81%) Oracle Database 12c
4 6 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (11.11%) OLTP
5 3 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.85%) DB2
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 26 (48.15%) JMeter
1 26 (48.15%) WebDriver
2 24 (44.44%) JIRA
3 20 (37.04%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.85%) Maven
4 1 (1.85%) Subversion
General
1 24 (44.44%) Digital Economy
2 7 (12.96%) Banking
2 7 (12.96%) Finance
3 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.70%) Military
5 1 (1.85%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 26 (48.15%) Software Tester
1 26 (48.15%) Tester
2 11 (20.37%) Support Engineer
3 9 (16.67%) DBA
3 9 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
4 7 (12.96%) Applications Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) Applications Support
4 7 (12.96%) Applications Support Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Automation Tester
5 4 (7.41%) Network Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Network Support
5 4 (7.41%) Network Support Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Senior Network Support
5 4 (7.41%) Senior Network Support Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Senior Support Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Web Automation Tester
5 4 (7.41%) Web Tester
6 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Unix DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.96%) Web Services
2 6 (11.11%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 4 (7.41%) .NET
4 3 (5.56%) Java SE
5 2 (3.70%) RESTful
6 1 (1.85%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.85%) Spring
6 1 (1.85%) Struts
6 1 (1.85%) Swing
6 1 (1.85%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 26 (48.15%) Client/Server
1 26 (48.15%) Computer Science
2 24 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (18.52%) Replication
4 7 (12.96%) Data Centre
5 3 (5.56%) Clustering
6 2 (3.70%) Cyber Attack
6 2 (3.70%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 47 (87.04%) Linux
2 21 (38.89%) Unix
3 5 (9.26%) Windows
4 3 (5.56%) Ubuntu
4 3 (5.56%) Windows Server
4 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.70%) AIX
6 1 (1.85%) HPUX
6 1 (1.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (51.85%) Open Source
2 27 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (48.15%) Test Automation
4 24 (44.44%) Issue Tracking
4 24 (44.44%) Regression Testing
4 24 (44.44%) Risk Management
4 24 (44.44%) Test Management
4 24 (44.44%) Test Scripting
4 24 (44.44%) Test Strategy
4 24 (44.44%) User Stories
5 12 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (14.81%) Database Tuning
7 7 (12.96%) Data Modelling
7 7 (12.96%) High Availability
7 7 (12.96%) Statistics
7 7 (12.96%) Technical Analysis
8 6 (11.11%) Change Data Capture
8 6 (11.11%) Database Optimisation
9 4 (7.41%) Load Balancing
9 4 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 35 (64.81%) Java
2 20 (37.04%) SQL
3 11 (20.37%) Perl
4 7 (12.96%) Python
5 3 (5.56%) C++
6 2 (3.70%) C#
6 2 (3.70%) Go
6 2 (3.70%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.70%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.70%) Scala
6 2 (3.70%) VB
7 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.85%) Bourne shell
7 1 (1.85%) Jython
7 1 (1.85%) Korn
7 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (50.00%) Degree
2 26 (48.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (44.44%) ISTQB
4 6 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 6 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 5 (9.26%) CCNP
5 5 (9.26%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (7.41%) CCIE
6 4 (7.41%) CCSP
6 4 (7.41%) JNCIA
6 4 (7.41%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (1.85%) CCNA
7 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) ISO 22301
1 3 (5.56%) ISO 9001
1 3 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (5.56%) PCI DSS
1 3 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (12.96%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) Failover Clustering
1 3 (5.56%) Opsview
1 3 (5.56%) vMotion
1 3 (5.56%) WMI
1 3 (5.56%) WSUS
2 1 (1.85%) Ansible
2 1 (1.85%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.85%) Puppet
2 1 (1.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (33.33%) Oracle
2 7 (12.96%) Juniper
2 7 (12.96%) VMware
3 5 (9.26%) Cisco
4 4 (7.41%) F5
5 3 (5.56%) Barracuda Networks
5 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.85%) IBM