The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 40 47
Rank change year-on-year 0 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 24 23 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 4.20% 3.91% 3.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.72% 11.50% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 15
Median salary £48,750 £60,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +41.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +17.64% -3.40%  

Shell Script is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 247 200 240
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 43.26% 34.01% 48.29%
Number of salaries quoted 208 161 174
Median salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford citing Shell Script as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in Watford

Shell Script
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Shell Script in Watford

Shell Script
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Shell Script in Watford over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Shell Script in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Watford region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 46 (93.88%) Unix
2 44 (89.80%) Java
3 28 (57.14%) Linux
4 26 (53.06%) SQL
5 25 (51.02%) Finance
5 25 (51.02%) TDD
6 21 (42.86%) UML
6 21 (42.86%) OO
6 21 (42.86%) Python
7 20 (40.82%) OOD
8 18 (36.73%) JIRA
8 18 (36.73%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (34.69%) Selenium
9 17 (34.69%) HP UFT
10 16 (32.65%) C#
10 16 (32.65%) Test Scripting
10 16 (32.65%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (32.65%) WebDriver
10 16 (32.65%) BDD
11 15 (30.61%) Spring
11 15 (30.61%) Hibernate
12 13 (26.53%) SQL Server
12 13 (26.53%) SOAP
12 13 (26.53%) Web Services
12 13 (26.53%) XML
12 13 (26.53%) SOA
12 13 (26.53%) REST
12 13 (26.53%) Functional Testing
13 12 (24.49%) Regression Testing
13 12 (24.49%) QA

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 (22.45%) WebLogic
1 11 (22.45%) WebSphere
2 10 (20.41%) JBoss
3 9 (18.37%) Tomcat
4 8 (16.33%) Confluence
5 2 (4.08%) Apache
5 2 (4.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (4.08%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) HTTP
2 1 (2.04%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.53%) SQL Server
2 11 (22.45%) RDBMS
2 11 (22.45%) Relational Database
3 5 (10.20%) Oracle Database
4 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (6.12%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (6.12%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.04%) DB2
Development Applications
1 18 (36.73%) JIRA
2 17 (34.69%) HP UFT
2 17 (34.69%) Selenium
3 16 (32.65%) WebDriver
4 10 (20.41%) JUnit
5 8 (16.33%) Cucumber
5 8 (16.33%) Git (software)
5 8 (16.33%) Maven
6 7 (14.29%) SoapUI
7 4 (8.16%) Visual Studio
8 3 (6.12%) Ant
9 2 (4.08%) LoadRunner
10 1 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (2.04%) ClearCase
10 1 (2.04%) ClearQuest
10 1 (2.04%) FishEye
10 1 (2.04%) Gradle
10 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
10 1 (2.04%) Subversion
10 1 (2.04%) Toad
General
1 25 (51.02%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (63.27%) Analyst
2 17 (34.69%) Test Analyst
3 15 (30.61%) Automation Test Analyst
3 15 (30.61%) Developer
4 13 (26.53%) Systems Analyst
5 9 (18.37%) SQL Developer
6 7 (14.29%) Java Developer
7 6 (12.24%) SQL Analyst
7 6 (12.24%) Unix Analyst
8 5 (10.20%) SOA Analyst
8 5 (10.20%) SQL Server Developer
8 5 (10.20%) Unix Developer
8 5 (10.20%) XML Analyst
9 4 (8.16%) Analyst Developer
9 4 (8.16%) Java Analyst Developer
9 4 (8.16%) Senior Developer
9 4 (8.16%) Test Automation Engineer
9 4 (8.16%) Test Engineer
10 3 (6.12%) Finance Systems Analyst
10 3 (6.12%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.61%) Hibernate
1 15 (30.61%) Spring
2 13 (26.53%) REST
2 13 (26.53%) SOAP
2 13 (26.53%) Web Services
2 13 (26.53%) XML
3 10 (20.41%) HTML
4 8 (16.33%) Ajax
4 8 (16.33%) GWT
4 8 (16.33%) Java EE
5 7 (14.29%) Gherkin
5 7 (14.29%) RESTful
6 5 (10.20%) AngularJS
6 5 (10.20%) CSS
6 5 (10.20%) CSS3
6 5 (10.20%) Ember.js
6 5 (10.20%) HTML5
6 5 (10.20%) J2EE
6 5 (10.20%) JSON
7 4 (8.16%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Fintech
2 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 46 (93.88%) Unix
2 28 (57.14%) Linux
3 6 (12.24%) Windows
4 5 (10.20%) Solaris
4 5 (10.20%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (51.02%) TDD
2 21 (42.86%) OO
2 21 (42.86%) UML
3 20 (40.82%) OOD
4 18 (36.73%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (32.65%) BDD
5 16 (32.65%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (32.65%) Test Scripting
6 13 (26.53%) Functional Testing
6 13 (26.53%) SOA
7 12 (24.49%) Regression Testing
8 11 (22.45%) Scrum
9 10 (20.41%) Wealth Management
10 9 (18.37%) BPR
11 8 (16.33%) Agile Testing
11 8 (16.33%) Automation Testing
12 7 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
12 7 (14.29%) Integration Testing
12 7 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
12 7 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 44 (89.80%) Java
2 26 (53.06%) SQL
3 21 (42.86%) Python
4 16 (32.65%) C#
5 11 (22.45%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.12%) Jython
7 2 (4.08%) AWK
7 2 (4.08%) Perl
7 2 (4.08%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.08%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (24.49%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (4.08%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (2.04%) Docker
3 1 (2.04%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (12.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (6.12%) Data Guard
2 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (4.08%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) Oracle
2 8 (16.33%) Atlassian
3 5 (10.20%) IBM
4 4 (8.16%) Sybase
5 2 (4.08%) AppDynamics
5 2 (4.08%) HP
5 2 (4.08%) New Relic
6 1 (2.04%) Sonatype
6 1 (2.04%) Teradata
Watford, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £62000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago