The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 92 67 97
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +30
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 40 60 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.73% 2.83% 1.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.15% 6.11% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 40 53 18
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +36.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,500 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £43,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+2.32% +6.17%
Shell Script
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
965 982 765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 41.68% 46.26% 43.71%
Number of salaries quoted 836 907 663
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,400
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Shell Script
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Shell Script Salary Trend in Birmingham

Shell Script
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Shell Script across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Shell Script Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 56 (78.87%) UNIX
2 42 (59.15%) SQL
3 39 (54.93%) Finance
4 37 (52.11%) Java
5 35 (49.30%) Oracle
6 34 (47.89%) Linux
7 21 (29.58%) PL/SQL
8 19 (26.76%) Oracle Database
9 18 (25.35%) Relational Database
10 16 (22.54%) AIX
11 15 (21.13%) Apache
11 15 (21.13%) Solaris
11 15 (21.13%) RDBMS
11 15 (21.13%) Perl
11 15 (21.13%) Security Cleared
12 14 (19.72%) Oracle Database 11g
13 13 (18.31%) Oracle EBS R12
13 13 (18.31%) C
13 13 (18.31%) Windows
13 13 (18.31%) Oracle EBS
14 12 (16.90%) LDAP
14 12 (16.90%) SC Cleared
15 11 (15.49%) User Acceptance Testing
15 11 (15.49%) Banking
15 11 (15.49%) Investment Banking
15 11 (15.49%) Tomcat
15 11 (15.49%) Oracle Forms
15 11 (15.49%) SOA
15 11 (15.49%) SQL Server
15 11 (15.49%) Oracle Certification

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 15 (21.13%) Apache
2 11 (15.49%) Tomcat
3 10 (14.08%) Oracle Workflow
3 10 (14.08%) WebLogic
3 10 (14.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 8 (11.27%) WebSphere
5 5 (7.04%) nginx
5 5 (7.04%) OpenStack
5 5 (7.04%) MTS
6 3 (4.23%) Oracle Application Server
6 3 (4.23%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.41%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 13 (18.31%) Oracle EBS
1 13 (18.31%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (4.23%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.90%) LDAP
2 6 (8.45%) SAN
3 5 (7.04%) Firewall
3 5 (7.04%) SNMP
3 5 (7.04%) DNS
3 5 (7.04%) SSL
4 3 (4.23%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.23%) VPN
4 3 (4.23%) Ethernet
4 3 (4.23%) FTP
4 3 (4.23%) HTTP
4 3 (4.23%) IPsec
5 2 (2.82%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.41%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.76%) Oracle Database
2 18 (25.35%) Relational Database
3 15 (21.13%) RDBMS
4 14 (19.72%) Oracle Database 11g
5 11 (15.49%) SQL Server
6 10 (14.08%) Oracle Reports
6 10 (14.08%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 7 (9.86%) MySQL
8 4 (5.63%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (4.23%) Essbase
9 3 (4.23%) Oracle Discoverer
9 3 (4.23%) Oracle Exadata
9 3 (4.23%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (1.41%) Informix
10 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (15.49%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (5.63%) ProC
3 3 (4.23%) Toad
4 1 (1.41%) Ant
4 1 (1.41%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.41%) NetBeans
4 1 (1.41%) Subversion
4 1 (1.41%) Maven
General
1 39 (54.93%) Finance
2 11 (15.49%) Banking
2 11 (15.49%) Investment Banking
3 4 (5.63%) Front Office
4 2 (2.82%) Back Office
4 2 (2.82%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (2.82%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (23.94%) Applications Support
2 13 (18.31%) Team Leader
3 11 (15.49%) Administrator
4 10 (14.08%) Development Team Leader
4 10 (14.08%) Oracle Team Leader
5 9 (12.68%) Technical Specialist
6 6 (8.45%) Developer
7 5 (7.04%) Analyst
7 5 (7.04%) DBA
7 5 (7.04%) Oracle DBA
7 5 (7.04%) Linux Administrator
8 4 (5.63%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.63%) UNIX Administrator
8 4 (5.63%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (4.23%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Oracle Applications DBA
9 3 (4.23%) Support Team Leader
9 3 (4.23%) Java Team Leader
9 3 (4.23%) C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.86%) HTML
2 6 (8.45%) J2EE
3 5 (7.04%) Memcached
4 4 (5.63%) Java EE
5 3 (4.23%) JSP
6 2 (2.82%) Servlets
6 2 (2.82%) .NET
6 2 (2.82%) Web Services
7 1 (1.41%) XML
7 1 (1.41%) DOM
7 1 (1.41%) XSLT
7 1 (1.41%) JMS
7 1 (1.41%) JavaBeans
7 1 (1.41%) JAXB
7 1 (1.41%) SAX
7 1 (1.41%) JMX
7 1 (1.41%) Spring
7 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.41%) SOAP
7 1 (1.41%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.08%) Data Integration
2 7 (9.86%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (8.45%) Fixed Income
3 6 (8.45%) Equities
3 6 (8.45%) Derivative
4 4 (5.63%) Clustering
5 3 (4.23%) HACMP
5 3 (4.23%) Replication
5 3 (4.23%) LPAR
6 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.41%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 56 (78.87%) UNIX
2 34 (47.89%) Linux
3 16 (22.54%) AIX
4 15 (21.13%) Solaris
5 13 (18.31%) Windows
6 7 (9.86%) Windows 2000
7 6 (8.45%) SUSE
8 4 (5.63%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (4.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (4.23%) HPUX
10 1 (1.41%) Windows NT
10 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.49%) SOA
1 11 (15.49%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (14.08%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (14.08%) Workflow
3 8 (11.27%) ITIL
4 7 (9.86%) Change Management
4 7 (9.86%) Incident Management
4 7 (9.86%) Web Development
4 7 (9.86%) Mentoring
5 6 (8.45%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (7.04%) Functional Programming
7 4 (5.63%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (5.63%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (4.23%) Capacity Management
8 3 (4.23%) Performance Analysis
9 2 (2.82%) SIEM
9 2 (2.82%) Problem Management
9 2 (2.82%) Integration Testing
9 2 (2.82%) System Testing
9 2 (2.82%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 42 (59.15%) SQL
2 37 (52.11%) Java
3 21 (29.58%) PL/SQL
4 15 (21.13%) Perl
5 13 (18.31%) C
6 9 (12.68%) Bash Shell
7 7 (9.86%) Korn
8 5 (7.04%) PHP
8 5 (7.04%) C++
9 3 (4.23%) C#
10 2 (2.82%) Python
11 1 (1.41%) XPath
11 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.41%) VB
11 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (21.13%) Security Cleared
2 12 (16.90%) SC Cleared
3 11 (15.49%) Oracle Certification
4 10 (14.08%) OCP
5 8 (11.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.04%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (4.23%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.23%) XenServer
2 3 (4.23%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.41%) Terminal Server
3 1 (1.41%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.41%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 6 (8.45%) CA SiteMinder
2 3 (4.23%) Foglight
2 3 (4.23%) WSUS
2 3 (4.23%) YUM
3 1 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.41%) CORE IMPACT
3 1 (1.41%) Nessus
Vendors
1 35 (49.30%) Oracle
2 10 (14.08%) JBoss
3 8 (11.27%) Sun
4 7 (9.86%) Cisco
4 7 (9.86%) Juniper
5 6 (8.45%) CA
6 5 (7.04%) Red Hat
6 5 (7.04%) Apple
7 4 (5.63%) Microsoft
8 3 (4.23%) Citrix
8 3 (4.23%) IBM
8 3 (4.23%) VMware
8 3 (4.23%) Hyperion
9 1 (1.41%) HP