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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 118 124 104
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -20
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 9 4 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.47% 0.21% 1.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.17% 0.51% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 28
Median salary £62,500 £33,750 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+85.18% -19.16%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+14.94% -3.33%

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
766 783 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 40.19% 41.92% 42.75%
Number of salaries quoted 687 688 728
Median salary £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Shell Script as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 19 January 2017.

Shell Script Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 30 (93.75%) Perl
1 30 (93.75%) Unix
1 30 (93.75%) Linux
2 23 (71.88%) Migration
3 17 (53.13%) Windows
3 17 (53.13%) Bash Shell
3 17 (53.13%) Windows Server
4 16 (50.00%) Python
5 15 (46.88%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (46.88%) DevOps
5 15 (46.88%) AWS Certification
5 15 (46.88%) Puppet
5 15 (46.88%) Amazon AWS
5 15 (46.88%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (37.50%) Oracle
7 10 (31.25%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (31.25%) Java EE
7 10 (31.25%) WebLogic
7 10 (31.25%) Java
7 10 (31.25%) JBoss
7 10 (31.25%) Tomcat
8 9 (28.13%) Apache
8 9 (28.13%) ITIL
8 9 (28.13%) Change Management
8 9 (28.13%) Problem Management
8 9 (28.13%) Incident Management
8 9 (28.13%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (21.88%) Project Management
10 6 (18.75%) Sybase
10 6 (18.75%) Project Planning

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 10 (31.25%) JBoss
1 10 (31.25%) Tomcat
1 10 (31.25%) WebLogic
2 9 (28.13%) Apache
3 3 (9.38%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (3.13%) Cloud Foundry
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 15 (46.88%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.13%) Apcera
3 1 (3.13%) OpenShift
3 1 (3.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Firewall
2 2 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) GIS
3 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 5 (15.63%) Banking
2 3 (9.38%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
4 1 (3.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) AWS Engineer
1 15 (46.88%) Cloud Engineer
2 14 (43.75%) Consultant
2 14 (43.75%) Support Consultant
3 12 (37.50%) AWS Consultant
3 12 (37.50%) Cloud Consultant
3 12 (37.50%) Implementation Consultant
3 12 (37.50%) Implementation Engineer
3 12 (37.50%) Support Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Applications Support
5 3 (9.38%) AWS DevOps
5 3 (9.38%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Linux Support
5 3 (9.38%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (6.25%) CISSP Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Linux Scripter
6 2 (6.25%) SIEM Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) Java EE
2 2 (6.25%) HTML
2 2 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) LLPG
2 2 (6.25%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 30 (93.75%) Linux
1 30 (93.75%) Unix
2 17 (53.13%) Windows
2 17 (53.13%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.13%) AIX
3 1 (3.13%) HPUX
3 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (71.88%) Migration
2 15 (46.88%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (46.88%) DevOps
3 10 (31.25%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (28.13%) Change Management
4 9 (28.13%) Incident Management
4 9 (28.13%) ITIL
4 9 (28.13%) Problem Management
4 9 (28.13%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (21.88%) Project Management
6 6 (18.75%) Project Planning
7 2 (6.25%) Budget Control
7 2 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (6.25%) ITIL V3
7 2 (6.25%) Performance Management
7 2 (6.25%) Reverse Engineering
7 2 (6.25%) Security Operations
7 2 (6.25%) Server Virtualisation
7 2 (6.25%) SIEM
7 2 (6.25%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (93.75%) Perl
2 17 (53.13%) Bash Shell
3 16 (50.00%) Python
4 10 (31.25%) Java
5 3 (9.38%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.13%) Korn
6 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (46.88%) AWS Certification
2 3 (9.38%) Degree
3 2 (6.25%) CEH
3 2 (6.25%) CISSP
3 2 (6.25%) GCFA
3 2 (6.25%) GCFE
3 2 (6.25%) GIAC
3 2 (6.25%) GREM
3 2 (6.25%) OSCP
3 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) SSCP
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.13%) Docker
1 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (46.88%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (46.88%) Puppet
2 2 (6.25%) Tivoli
2 2 (6.25%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Oracle
2 6 (18.75%) Sybase
3 2 (6.25%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.13%) VMware