Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

sed
UK
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1121 1168 1201
Rank change year-on-year +47 +33 -14
Permanent jobs citing sed 18 31 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.017% 0.022%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.021% 0.031% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 21 16 15
UK median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -14.89%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,125 £36,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £50,875 £54,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £29,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -29.76% -6.67% +28.57%

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 87,580 99,009 98,837
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 54.90% 55.19% 53.07%
Number of salaries quoted 72,675 81,768 85,107
UK median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for sed in the UK

sed
Top 6 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 12 December 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 +63 12 £45,000 - 12
London +58 10 £45,000 -10.00% 10
UK excluding London +79 8 £29,500 -29.76% 2
Scotland - 6 £29,500 -
North of England +26 2 £42,500 +1.19% 2
Yorkshire - 2 £42,500 -

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 17 (94.44%) Bash Shell
2 13 (72.22%) AWK
3 12 (66.67%) SQL
3 12 (66.67%) Python
4 11 (61.11%) Linux
5 7 (38.89%) Windows
5 7 (38.89%) Shell Script
6 6 (33.33%) Service Delivery
6 6 (33.33%) Korn
6 6 (33.33%) Unix
6 6 (33.33%) JBoss
6 6 (33.33%) Apache
6 6 (33.33%) Tomcat
6 6 (33.33%) SOA
6 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 6 (33.33%) IIS
6 6 (33.33%) JSP
6 6 (33.33%) Servlets
6 6 (33.33%) Bourne shell
6 6 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (27.78%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (27.78%) XML
8 4 (22.22%) Web Services
8 4 (22.22%) Perl
8 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
8 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
8 4 (22.22%) RESTful
8 4 (22.22%) JSON
8 4 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (22.22%) Relational Database

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 6 (33.33%) Apache
1 6 (33.33%) IIS
1 6 (33.33%) JBoss
1 6 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.11%) BGP
2 2 (11.11%) DNS
2 2 (11.11%) iSCSI
2 2 (11.11%) OSPF
2 2 (11.11%) SSH
2 2 (11.11%) VRRP
2 2 (11.11%) VXLAN
3 1 (5.56%) Firewall
3 1 (5.56%) Multicast
3 1 (5.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
1 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Technical Support
2 6 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Senior Applications Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Linux Support
3 4 (22.22%) Linux Support Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 2 (11.11%) MySQL Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior MySQL Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior SQL Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior SQL Server Developer
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) JSP
1 6 (33.33%) Servlets
2 5 (27.78%) XML
3 4 (22.22%) JSON
3 4 (22.22%) RESTful
3 4 (22.22%) Web Services
4 1 (5.56%) .NET
4 1 (5.56%) HTML
4 1 (5.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) Replication
3 1 (5.56%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Linux
2 7 (38.89%) Windows
3 6 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 6 (33.33%) SOA
2 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
2 4 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 2 (11.11%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (11.11%) ETL
4 2 (11.11%) Line Management
4 2 (11.11%) Low Latency
4 2 (11.11%) Task Automation
5 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) Bash Shell
2 13 (72.22%) AWK
3 12 (66.67%) Python
3 12 (66.67%) SQL
4 7 (38.89%) Shell Script
5 6 (33.33%) Bourne shell
5 6 (33.33%) Korn
6 4 (22.22%) Perl
7 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
8 2 (11.11%) Ruby
9 1 (5.56%) C#
9 1 (5.56%) Java
9 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
9 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) CCNA
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) CCNP
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) NFS
1 2 (11.11%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Ansible
2 1 (5.56%) Opsview
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Arista
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Splunk