The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 54 90 99
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +9
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 28 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.98% 0.40% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.88% 0.79% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 28 4 4
Average salary £47,500 £48,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.56% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £43,250 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £52,500 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Shell Script
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
407 508 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 43.30% 51.42% 37.96%
Number of salaries quoted 358 470 425
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £53,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Shell Script across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Shell Script
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Shell Script Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Shell Script
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Shell Script across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Shell Script Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Shell Script
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Shell Script within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunstable +6 6 £66,250 +51.42%
Bedford - 2 £27,500 -
Luton +7 1 £42,500 -19.04%
Shell Script
East of England

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Shell Script also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Shell Script.

1 60 (83.33%) UNIX
2 54 (75.00%) Oracle
3 51 (70.83%) SQL
4 50 (69.44%) Linux
5 42 (58.33%) PL/SQL
6 39 (54.17%) Java
7 37 (51.39%) Solaris
8 31 (43.06%) Service Management
8 31 (43.06%) SLA
8 31 (43.06%) ITIL
8 31 (43.06%) Apache
8 31 (43.06%) Tomcat
8 31 (43.06%) SQL Server
8 31 (43.06%) J2EE
8 31 (43.06%) MySQL
8 31 (43.06%) WebLogic
8 31 (43.06%) IIS
9 23 (31.94%) Oracle Database
10 16 (22.22%) Finance
11 13 (18.06%) SAN
11 13 (18.06%) Performance Analysis
11 13 (18.06%) PowerHA
12 11 (15.28%) LoadRunner
12 11 (15.28%) HP
12 11 (15.28%) Test Strategy
12 11 (15.28%) Non-Functional Testing
12 11 (15.28%) PCI DSS
12 11 (15.28%) Performance Testing
13 9 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
13 9 (12.50%) Microsoft

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Shell Script also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Shell Script. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 31 (43.06%) Apache
1 31 (43.06%) Tomcat
1 31 (43.06%) WebLogic
1 31 (43.06%) IIS
2 3 (4.17%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.39%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 1 (1.39%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.39%) MQSeries
Applications
1 9 (12.50%) MS Office
1 9 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.06%) SAN
2 6 (8.33%) SSH
2 6 (8.33%) FTP
2 6 (8.33%) PuTTY
2 6 (8.33%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (43.06%) SQL Server
1 31 (43.06%) MySQL
2 23 (31.94%) Oracle Database
3 6 (8.33%) RDBMS
3 6 (8.33%) Oracle9i Database
3 6 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 6 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 11 (15.28%) LoadRunner
2 6 (8.33%) Toad
2 6 (8.33%) JIRA
3 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.39%) Eclipse
General
1 16 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (47.22%) Analyst
1 34 (47.22%) Support Analyst
2 31 (43.06%) Applications Support
2 31 (43.06%) Applications Support Analyst
3 12 (16.67%) Architect
4 11 (15.28%) Test Architect
5 6 (8.33%) Administrator
6 5 (6.94%) UNIX Administrator
6 5 (6.94%) Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Environment Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) Environment Manager
9 1 (1.39%) Middleware Developer
9 1 (1.39%) Middleware Architect
9 1 (1.39%) C++ Developer
9 1 (1.39%) Solaris Administrator
9 1 (1.39%) UNIX Engineer
9 1 (1.39%) IT Architect
9 1 (1.39%) Senior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (43.06%) J2EE
2 9 (12.50%) Middleware
3 6 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (5.56%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (5.56%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 3 (4.17%) XML
6 2 (2.78%) .NET
7 1 (1.39%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.56%) LPAR
2 3 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 60 (83.33%) UNIX
2 50 (69.44%) Linux
3 37 (51.39%) Solaris
4 4 (5.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (43.06%) Service Management
1 31 (43.06%) ITIL
2 13 (18.06%) Performance Analysis
3 11 (15.28%) Test Strategy
3 11 (15.28%) Non-Functional Testing
3 11 (15.28%) Performance Testing
4 9 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (9.72%) Configuration Management
6 6 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (5.56%) Logistics
7 4 (5.56%) UML
8 3 (4.17%) Change Management
9 2 (2.78%) Project Planning
9 2 (2.78%) Time Management
10 1 (1.39%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 51 (70.83%) SQL
2 42 (58.33%) PL/SQL
3 39 (54.17%) Java
4 6 (8.33%) AWK
4 6 (8.33%) Perl
4 6 (8.33%) C-shell
4 6 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 6 (8.33%) Korn
5 1 (1.39%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.39%) C
5 1 (1.39%) C#
5 1 (1.39%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (4.17%) LPIC
1 3 (4.17%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (43.06%) SLA
2 11 (15.28%) PCI DSS
3 6 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (18.06%) PowerHA
2 6 (8.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 7 (9.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 6 (8.33%) Tivoli
3 6 (8.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 54 (75.00%) Oracle
2 11 (15.28%) HP
3 9 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.56%) IBM