Period
to 20 November 2017

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

sed
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1155 1184 1196
Rank change year-on-year +29 +12 +30
Permanent jobs citing sed 34 35 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.019% 0.053%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.034% 0.035% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 20 11 99
UK median annual salary £44,500 £40,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.25% -14.89% +5.62%
10th Percentile £25,875 £36,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £51,750 £60,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,500 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -30.00% +37.50% +63.27%

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 99506 98830 113063
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 55.35% 52.83% 51.70%
Number of salaries quoted 81947 85254 96676
UK median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +1.27%

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 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for sed in the UK

sed
Top 10 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 20 November 2017. 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 +45 33 £45,000 +12.50% 1
UK excluding London +42 18 £38,500 -30.00% 1
London -13 16 £50,000 +25.00%
South East +49 9 £26,250 -41.67% 1
South West - 5 £42,500 -
North of England +6 2 £42,000 -
North West - 2 £42,000 -
East Midlands +27 1 £42,500 -34.62%
Midlands +13 1 £42,500 -34.62%
Scotland - 1 £30,000 -

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing sed also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for sed.

1 23 (67.65%) SQL
2 21 (61.76%) AWK
3 19 (55.88%) Linux
4 17 (50.00%) Oracle
5 12 (35.29%) Windows
5 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
5 12 (35.29%) Bash Shell
6 11 (32.35%) PowerShell
6 11 (32.35%) Apache
7 9 (26.47%) Firewall
8 8 (23.53%) Finance
8 8 (23.53%) SLA
8 8 (23.53%) Python
8 8 (23.53%) MySQL
8 8 (23.53%) Degree
9 7 (20.59%) WebSphere
9 7 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (20.59%) XenApp
9 7 (20.59%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (20.59%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 7 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (20.59%) vMotion
9 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Clustering
9 7 (20.59%) Unix
9 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Excel
9 7 (20.59%) C
9 7 (20.59%) Broadband

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 11 (32.35%) Apache
2 7 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (20.59%) MS Exchange
2 7 (20.59%) Tomcat
2 7 (20.59%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (8.82%) Doxygen
2 3 (8.82%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (5.88%) Inkscape
3 2 (5.88%) Photoshop
4 1 (2.94%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (2.94%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.94%) Odoo
Communications & Networking
1 9 (26.47%) Firewall
2 7 (20.59%) Broadband
2 7 (20.59%) DHCP
2 7 (20.59%) DNS
2 7 (20.59%) TCP/IP
2 7 (20.59%) VLAN
2 7 (20.59%) VPN
3 6 (17.65%) iSCSI
4 4 (11.76%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) MySQL
2 7 (20.59%) GIS
3 6 (17.65%) Oracle Database
4 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.94%) Big Data
6 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.94%) Ingres
6 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Git (software)
1 4 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.82%) GCC
2 3 (8.82%) GDB
2 3 (8.82%) Subversion
2 3 (8.82%) TeamCity
2 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.94%) CruiseControl
3 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.94%) JIRA
3 1 (2.94%) JMeter
3 1 (2.94%) Selenium
3 1 (2.94%) Sublime Text
General
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
2 7 (20.59%) Banking
2 7 (20.59%) Games
2 7 (20.59%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.82%) Front Office
4 1 (2.94%) Advertising
4 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Law
4 1 (2.94%) Marketing
4 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Analyst
2 8 (23.53%) Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Head of Design
4 6 (17.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) VMware Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Wintel Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Wintel Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Server Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) Server Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Wintel Server Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) Wintel Server Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Quantitative Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Support Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) LAMP
2 6 (17.65%) XML
3 3 (8.82%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 3 (8.82%) STL
4 2 (5.88%) HTML
5 1 (2.94%) .NET
5 1 (2.94%) Ajax
5 1 (2.94%) CSS
5 1 (2.94%) Django
5 1 (2.94%) jQuery
5 1 (2.94%) JSON
5 1 (2.94%) SOAP
5 1 (2.94%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Clustering
1 7 (20.59%) Replication
2 6 (17.65%) Computer Science
3 4 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 4 (11.76%) Video on Demand
4 2 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.94%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.94%) Fintech
5 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.94%) NHS
5 1 (2.94%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 19 (55.88%) Linux
2 12 (35.29%) Windows
3 7 (20.59%) Unix
3 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.65%) ITIL
1 6 (17.65%) Mathematics
1 6 (17.65%) Validation
2 5 (14.71%) Test Automation
3 4 (11.76%) Capacity Management
3 4 (11.76%) Change Control
3 4 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (11.76%) Physics
4 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (8.82%) Data Extraction
4 3 (8.82%) Multithreading
5 2 (5.88%) Low Latency
5 2 (5.88%) OO
6 1 (2.94%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.94%) Data Management
6 1 (2.94%) ERP
6 1 (2.94%) Migration
6 1 (2.94%) Process Management
6 1 (2.94%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.94%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 23 (67.65%) SQL
2 21 (61.76%) AWK
3 12 (35.29%) Bash Shell
4 11 (32.35%) PowerShell
5 8 (23.53%) Python
6 7 (20.59%) C
7 6 (17.65%) Java
7 6 (17.65%) PL/SQL
7 6 (17.65%) Shell Script
8 5 (14.71%) Perl
9 4 (11.76%) C#
10 3 (8.82%) C++
10 3 (8.82%) MATLAB
10 3 (8.82%) VBA
10 3 (8.82%) VBScript
11 2 (5.88%) Erlang
11 2 (5.88%) Haskell
11 2 (5.88%) Ruby
12 1 (2.94%) Apple Swift
12 1 (2.94%) Korn
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Degree
2 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (11.76%) MCSE
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (23.53%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
1 7 (20.59%) VMware ESXi
1 7 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (20.59%) XenApp
2 6 (17.65%) NFS
3 4 (11.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (20.59%) Backup Exec
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Clustering
1 7 (20.59%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 7 (20.59%) vMotion
2 4 (11.76%) Cacti
2 4 (11.76%) Nagios
3 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) Oracle
2 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 7 (20.59%) Citrix
3 7 (20.59%) IBM
3 7 (20.59%) NetApp
3 7 (20.59%) Symantec
3 7 (20.59%) VMware
4 1 (2.94%) Apple
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco
4 1 (2.94%) Informatica