Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

sed
UK
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1156 1135 1219
Rank change year-on-year -21 +84 +14
Permanent jobs citing sed 27 45 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.026% 0.028%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.028% 0.047% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 26 28 30
UK median annual salary £41,250 £37,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -23.08% -7.14%
10th Percentile £28,250 £22,000 £36,875
90th Percentile £55,000 £58,250 £58,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £29,500 £44,000 £20,500
% change year-on-year -32.95% +114.63% -46.05%

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 97,387 95,528 104,808
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 56.12% 55.26% 52.15%
Number of salaries quoted 81,083 80,616 90,514
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -

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 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for sed in the UK

sed
Top 8 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 22 June 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 -14 19 £47,500 +26.67% 1
London 0 14 £47,500 +82.69%
UK excluding London -25 12 £29,500 -32.95% 3
Scotland -19 7 £29,500 -1.67% 2
East of England - 3 £47,500 - 1
Yorkshire +22 1 - -
South East +5 1 £60,000 +9.09%
North of England +5 1 - -

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 19 (70.37%) AWK
2 18 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 17 (62.96%) Linux
4 16 (59.26%) SQL
5 12 (44.44%) Unix
5 12 (44.44%) Linux Command Line
6 11 (40.74%) Python
7 10 (37.04%) Shell Script
8 9 (33.33%) Windows
8 9 (33.33%) Apache
8 9 (33.33%) Java
8 9 (33.33%) Perl
9 8 (29.63%) CSS
9 8 (29.63%) Oracle
9 8 (29.63%) XML
9 8 (29.63%) HTML
10 7 (25.93%) Korn
11 6 (22.22%) Service Delivery
11 6 (22.22%) Tomcat
11 6 (22.22%) JBoss
11 6 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
11 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database
12 5 (18.52%) Relational Database
12 5 (18.52%) Ansible
12 5 (18.52%) Change Control
12 5 (18.52%) Bourne shell
12 5 (18.52%) Digital Marketing
12 5 (18.52%) Push Notifications
12 5 (18.52%) Mobile App
12 5 (18.52%) SOA

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 9 (33.33%) Apache
2 6 (22.22%) JBoss
2 6 (22.22%) Tomcat
3 5 (18.52%) IIS
4 2 (7.41%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
5 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) GitHub
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) SMS
1 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
2 4 (14.81%) DNS
3 3 (11.11%) FTP
3 3 (11.11%) iSCSI
3 3 (11.11%) OSPF
4 2 (7.41%) Kerberos
4 2 (7.41%) SNMP
4 2 (7.41%) SSH
4 2 (7.41%) TACACS
5 1 (3.70%) BGP
5 1 (3.70%) DHCP
5 1 (3.70%) Extranet
5 1 (3.70%) Firewall
5 1 (3.70%) HTTP
5 1 (3.70%) SAN
5 1 (3.70%) SMTP
5 1 (3.70%) SSL
5 1 (3.70%) VRRP
5 1 (3.70%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 5 (18.52%) Relational Database
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 3 (11.11%) JUnit
2 3 (11.11%) Selenium
3 1 (3.70%) Hudson
3 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (18.52%) Marketing
2 4 (14.81%) Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.70%) Advertising
4 1 (3.70%) Finance
4 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Applications Engineer
1 6 (22.22%) Linux Support
2 5 (18.52%) Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Linux Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Senior Applications Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Support Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Technical Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Technical Support
3 4 (14.81%) Technical Support Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Java Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Java Web Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Java Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Java Web Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Web Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Web Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) CSS
1 8 (29.63%) HTML
1 8 (29.63%) XML
2 5 (18.52%) JSON
2 5 (18.52%) JSP
2 5 (18.52%) Servlets
3 3 (11.11%) Ajax
3 3 (11.11%) jQuery
3 3 (11.11%) Tapestry
3 3 (11.11%) XSLT
4 1 (3.70%) JDBC
4 1 (3.70%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (18.52%) Mobile App
3 4 (14.81%) Replication
4 3 (11.11%) Video on Demand
5 2 (7.41%) Clustering
6 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.70%) ASIC
6 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
6 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.70%) SystemC
6 1 (3.70%) Verilog
6 1 (3.70%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 17 (62.96%) Linux
2 12 (44.44%) Unix
3 9 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (7.41%) Solaris
5 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.70%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
1 6 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 5 (18.52%) Change Control
2 5 (18.52%) Data Analysis
2 5 (18.52%) Digital Marketing
2 5 (18.52%) Push Notifications
2 5 (18.52%) SOA
2 5 (18.52%) Validation
3 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (11.11%) Data Management
4 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (11.11%) Microservices
4 3 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (11.11%) Web Development
5 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.41%) Data Migration
5 2 (7.41%) Migration
5 2 (7.41%) Network Management
5 2 (7.41%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) AWK
2 18 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 16 (59.26%) SQL
4 11 (40.74%) Python
5 10 (37.04%) Shell Script
6 9 (33.33%) Java
6 9 (33.33%) Perl
7 7 (25.93%) Korn
8 5 (18.52%) Bourne shell
9 4 (14.81%) PL/SQL
10 3 (11.11%) C++
10 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
11 1 (3.70%) C
11 1 (3.70%) MATLAB
11 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
11 1 (3.70%) Ruby
11 1 (3.70%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) CCNA
2 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.41%) CCNP
4 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) RHCE
4 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) NFS
1 3 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (7.41%) Samba
3 1 (3.70%) Docker
3 1 (3.70%) NDS
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Ansible
1 5 (18.52%) Nagios
2 3 (11.11%) Cacti
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (3.70%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (3.70%) Kubernetes
4 1 (3.70%) Puppet
4 1 (3.70%) Rancher
4 1 (3.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Oracle
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.11%) Cisco
3 3 (11.11%) EMC
3 3 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 2 (7.41%) CheckPoint
4 2 (7.41%) F5
4 2 (7.41%) McAfee
4 2 (7.41%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.70%) Arista
5 1 (3.70%) Cadence
5 1 (3.70%) Citrix
5 1 (3.70%) NetApp
5 1 (3.70%) Novell
5 1 (3.70%) SaltStack
5 1 (3.70%) SAP
5 1 (3.70%) VMware