Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for sed skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited sed over the 6 months to 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

sed
UK
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1152 1168 1230
Rank change year-on-year +16 +62 -16
Permanent jobs citing sed 21 38 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.021% 0.015%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.023% 0.039% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 24 23 8
UK median annual salary £32,200 £44,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.82% -9.74% -6.70%
10th Percentile £28,250 £22,000 £27,350
90th Percentile £70,500 £57,000 £66,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £29,500 £42,500 £30,250
% change year-on-year -30.59% +40.50% +16.35%

sed is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 93,173 98,186 102,101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 55.65% 55.34% 52.64%
Number of salaries quoted 77,435 80,652 88,246
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,000 £28,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%

sed
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing sed as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for sed in the UK

sed
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for sed in the UK

sed
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing sed over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for sed in the UK

sed
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing sed within the UK over the 6 months to 19 September 2018. 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
England +1 13 £48,750 +10.80% 4
UK excluding London +10 11 £29,500 -30.59% 2
London +44 10 £50,000 +8.11% 2
Scotland +11 8 £29,500 -1.67%
East of England - 3 £47,500 - 2

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, IT jobs citing sed also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for sed.

1 18 (85.71%) Bash Shell
2 11 (52.38%) Unix
2 11 (52.38%) AWK
3 10 (47.62%) Windows
3 10 (47.62%) Python
3 10 (47.62%) Linux
4 9 (42.86%) SQL
4 9 (42.86%) Linux Command Line
5 8 (38.10%) Korn
5 8 (38.10%) Bourne shell
5 8 (38.10%) IIS
5 8 (38.10%) JBoss
5 8 (38.10%) Apache
5 8 (38.10%) Tomcat
5 8 (38.10%) JSP
5 8 (38.10%) Servlets
5 8 (38.10%) SOA
5 8 (38.10%) TCP/IP
5 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
5 8 (38.10%) Service Delivery
6 7 (33.33%) XML
6 7 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (28.57%) Perl
8 5 (23.81%) Java
8 5 (23.81%) Cisco
8 5 (23.81%) CCNA
8 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (23.81%) Shell Script
8 5 (23.81%) OSPF
8 5 (23.81%) Root Cause Analysis

sed
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (38.10%) Apache
1 8 (38.10%) IIS
1 8 (38.10%) JBoss
1 8 (38.10%) Tomcat
2 3 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) TCP/IP
2 5 (23.81%) OSPF
3 3 (14.29%) BGP
3 3 (14.29%) DNS
3 3 (14.29%) iSCSI
3 3 (14.29%) SSH
3 3 (14.29%) VRRP
3 3 (14.29%) VXLAN
4 2 (9.52%) Kerberos
4 2 (9.52%) SNMP
4 2 (9.52%) TACACS
4 2 (9.52%) Wireshark
5 1 (4.76%) Extranet
5 1 (4.76%) Multicast
5 1 (4.76%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Eclipse
1 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 3 (14.29%) JUnit
1 3 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 3 (14.29%) Banking
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Applications Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Senior Applications Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Linux Support
3 5 (23.81%) Linux Support Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Network Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Support Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Technical Support
4 4 (19.05%) Technical Support Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Java Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Java Web Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Java Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Java Web Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Web Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Web Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) JSP
1 8 (38.10%) Servlets
2 7 (33.33%) XML
3 4 (19.05%) JSON
3 4 (19.05%) RESTful
3 4 (19.05%) Web Services
4 3 (14.29%) Ajax
4 3 (14.29%) CSS
4 3 (14.29%) HTML
4 3 (14.29%) jQuery
4 3 (14.29%) Tapestry
4 3 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) Replication
4 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Unix
2 10 (47.62%) Linux
2 10 (47.62%) Windows
3 2 (9.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Service Delivery
1 8 (38.10%) SOA
2 7 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (23.81%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (23.81%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (19.05%) Data Analysis
4 4 (19.05%) Task Automation
5 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (14.29%) Low Latency
5 3 (14.29%) Microservices
5 3 (14.29%) Web Development
6 2 (9.52%) Change Control
6 2 (9.52%) Line Management
6 2 (9.52%) Network Management
6 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling
7 1 (4.76%) Data Science
7 1 (4.76%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) Bash Shell
2 11 (52.38%) AWK
3 10 (47.62%) Python
4 9 (42.86%) SQL
5 8 (38.10%) Bourne shell
5 8 (38.10%) Korn
6 6 (28.57%) Perl
7 5 (23.81%) Java
7 5 (23.81%) Shell Script
8 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
8 3 (14.29%) Ruby
9 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) CCNA
1 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (19.05%) Degree
3 3 (14.29%) CCNP
4 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) NFS
1 3 (14.29%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Ansible
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (4.76%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco
3 3 (14.29%) Arista
4 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
4 2 (9.52%) EMC
4 2 (9.52%) F5
4 2 (9.52%) McAfee
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle
4 2 (9.52%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.76%) Red Hat