The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 84 86 70
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -16
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 15 5 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.30% 0.47% 2.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.87% 1.16% 4.28%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 17
Average salary £67,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.10% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,300 £35,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £47,500 £57,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,750 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +5.55%
Programming Languages Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
523 431 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 45.32% 40.21% 47.62%
Number of salaries quoted 481 414 371
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Shell Script
East of England

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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
Luton -8 8 £47,500 +58.33%
Dunstable - 5 £66,250 - 1
Shell Script
East of England

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 26 (86.67%) Oracle
2 23 (76.67%) Oracle Database
3 21 (70.00%) UNIX
3 21 (70.00%) Linux
4 17 (56.67%) Solaris
4 17 (56.67%) Perl
4 17 (56.67%) Performance Tuning
4 17 (56.67%) Bash Shell
5 16 (53.33%) Data Guard
5 16 (53.33%) Relational Database
5 16 (53.33%) C-shell
5 16 (53.33%) Configuration Management
5 16 (53.33%) AWK
5 16 (53.33%) Oracle RMAN
5 16 (53.33%) Oracle RAC
6 15 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 15 (50.00%) Korn
6 15 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 15 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
7 14 (46.67%) RDBMS
7 14 (46.67%) Oracle9i Database
7 14 (46.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 10 (33.33%) SQL
9 9 (30.00%) PL/SQL
10 5 (16.67%) Degree
10 5 (16.67%) HP
10 5 (16.67%) LoadRunner
10 5 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
11 4 (13.33%) Test Strategy
11 4 (13.33%) PCI DSS

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 4 (13.33%) SAS
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (6.67%) Mule
2 2 (6.67%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (76.67%) Oracle Database
2 16 (53.33%) Relational Database
3 15 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 14 (46.67%) Oracle9i Database
4 14 (46.67%) RDBMS
5 4 (13.33%) DataStage
5 4 (13.33%) Data Mining
6 1 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (60.00%) Administrator
2 11 (36.67%) UNIX Administrator
3 9 (30.00%) Architect
4 5 (16.67%) Solaris Administrator
4 5 (16.67%) Test Architect
5 4 (13.33%) Database Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) DBA
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Operations Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle DBA
7 1 (3.33%) Backup Specialist
7 1 (3.33%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) XML
2 1 (3.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) Statistics
3 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.33%) CLARiiON
3 1 (3.33%) Symmetrix
3 1 (3.33%) Celerra
3 1 (3.33%) Symmetrix DMX
3 1 (3.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 21 (70.00%) UNIX
1 21 (70.00%) Linux
2 17 (56.67%) Solaris
3 2 (6.67%) AIX
4 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) Performance Tuning
2 16 (53.33%) Configuration Management
3 15 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
5 4 (13.33%) Test Strategy
5 4 (13.33%) Data Modelling
6 3 (10.00%) Performance Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Data Migration
7 2 (6.67%) Information Architecture
7 2 (6.67%) Validation
7 2 (6.67%) Migration
8 1 (3.33%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (3.33%) Operations Management
8 1 (3.33%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) Perl
1 17 (56.67%) Bash Shell
2 16 (53.33%) C-shell
2 16 (53.33%) AWK
3 15 (50.00%) Korn
4 10 (33.33%) SQL
5 9 (30.00%) PL/SQL
6 3 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (46.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (13.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (53.33%) Oracle RAC
1 16 (53.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (6.67%) Squid
3 1 (3.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (3.33%) SRDF
3 1 (3.33%) KVM
Systems Management
1 16 (53.33%) Data Guard
2 15 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (6.67%) NetBackup
4 1 (3.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (86.67%) Oracle
2 5 (16.67%) HP
3 2 (6.67%) JBoss
3 2 (6.67%) Cognizant
4 1 (3.33%) NetApp
4 1 (3.33%) StorageTek
4 1 (3.33%) Veritas
4 1 (3.33%) Symantec
4 1 (3.33%) VMware
4 1 (3.33%) Brocade
4 1 (3.33%) VocaLink
4 1 (3.33%) Sun
4 1 (3.33%) EMC
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Robert Half
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: 40 - 50K Base 50 - 60K with oncall / O/T
Posted: 3 days ago