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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 112 71 87
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +16
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 10 43 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.55% 2.40% 1.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.22% 5.92% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 6 41 20
Average salary £37,500 £43,250 £36,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.29% +17.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
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
819 726 732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 45.00% 40.47% 42.51%
Number of salaries quoted 725 640 627
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 25 (62.50%) UNIX
2 22 (55.00%) Oracle
3 19 (47.50%) SQL
3 19 (47.50%) Finance
4 18 (45.00%) Linux
5 16 (40.00%) Relational Database
6 14 (35.00%) Java
6 14 (35.00%) RDBMS
7 9 (22.50%) Red Hat
7 9 (22.50%) Perl
7 9 (22.50%) WebLogic
7 9 (22.50%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (20.00%) J2EE
8 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 8 (20.00%) JSP
8 8 (20.00%) Apache
8 8 (20.00%) Tomcat
8 8 (20.00%) Firewall
9 7 (17.50%) C
9 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
9 7 (17.50%) Oracle Database
9 7 (17.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (15.00%) Unit Testing
10 6 (15.00%) Multithreading
10 6 (15.00%) KnockoutJS
10 6 (15.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 6 (15.00%) Build Automation
10 6 (15.00%) Mustache
10 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (15.00%) Retail

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 9 (22.50%) WebLogic
2 8 (20.00%) Apache
2 8 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 5 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.00%) Drupal
4 2 (5.00%) GlassFish
5 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (7.50%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) Firewall
2 3 (7.50%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (7.50%) SAN
3 1 (2.50%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 14 (35.00%) RDBMS
3 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
3 7 (17.50%) Oracle Database
4 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (5.00%) MySQL
6 2 (5.00%) Informix
6 2 (5.00%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (5.00%) MariaDB
7 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Ant
1 6 (15.00%) Eclipse
1 6 (15.00%) NetBeans
1 6 (15.00%) Subversion
1 6 (15.00%) Maven
2 3 (7.50%) Toad
2 3 (7.50%) ProC
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 19 (47.50%) Finance
2 6 (15.00%) Retail
3 5 (12.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (20.00%) Analyst
2 7 (17.50%) Developer
2 7 (17.50%) Applications Support
3 6 (15.00%) Architect
3 6 (15.00%) Java Architect
4 5 (12.50%) Applications Support Manager
4 5 (12.50%) Applications Manager
4 5 (12.50%) DBA
4 5 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Support Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Oracle DBA
5 3 (7.50%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 3 (7.50%) C Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Security Specialist
6 2 (5.00%) Java/J2EE Architect
6 2 (5.00%) SQL DBA
6 2 (5.00%) PHP Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) J2EE
1 8 (20.00%) JSP
2 6 (15.00%) JMX
2 6 (15.00%) Spring
2 6 (15.00%) Backbone.js
2 6 (15.00%) KnockoutJS
2 6 (15.00%) Mustache
2 6 (15.00%) JavaBeans
2 6 (15.00%) JAXB
2 6 (15.00%) SAX
2 6 (15.00%) SOAP
2 6 (15.00%) Struts
2 6 (15.00%) Web Services
2 6 (15.00%) XML
2 6 (15.00%) DOM
2 6 (15.00%) XSLT
2 6 (15.00%) JMS
3 4 (10.00%) HTML
3 4 (10.00%) CSS
4 3 (7.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Client/Server
2 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.50%) Open Source
3 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.00%) Handset
4 2 (5.00%) Replication
4 2 (5.00%) Clustering
4 2 (5.00%) Derivative
4 2 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.50%) HACMP
5 1 (2.50%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 25 (62.50%) UNIX
2 18 (45.00%) Linux
3 7 (17.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (15.00%) Windows
5 5 (12.50%) CentOS
6 4 (10.00%) Solaris
7 3 (7.50%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (7.50%) AIX
7 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (5.00%) FreeBSD
9 1 (2.50%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (15.00%) UML
2 6 (15.00%) SOA
2 6 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (15.00%) Web Design
2 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (15.00%) Unit Testing
2 6 (15.00%) Multithreading
2 6 (15.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 6 (15.00%) Build Automation
3 4 (10.00%) Logistics
4 3 (7.50%) Reverse Engineering
4 3 (7.50%) SIEM
4 3 (7.50%) Information Security
4 3 (7.50%) Configuration Management
4 3 (7.50%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (5.00%) People Management
5 2 (5.00%) Project Management
5 2 (5.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 19 (47.50%) SQL
2 14 (35.00%) Java
3 9 (22.50%) Perl
4 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (17.50%) C
6 6 (15.00%) XPath
7 5 (12.50%) Python
8 4 (10.00%) C++
9 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
9 2 (5.00%) Objective-C
9 2 (5.00%) Ruby
9 2 (5.00%) C#
9 2 (5.00%) PHP
9 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.50%) ActionScript
10 1 (2.50%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
1 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.50%) OSCP
2 3 (7.50%) CISSP
2 3 (7.50%) SSCP
2 3 (7.50%) GIAC
2 3 (7.50%) GCFA
2 3 (7.50%) CEH
3 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.00%) MCSA
3 2 (5.00%) CCNA
3 2 (5.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 5 (12.50%) vSphere
1 5 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) Foglight
1 3 (7.50%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (7.50%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.50%) Cacti
2 1 (2.50%) yum
2 1 (2.50%) SCOM
2 1 (2.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 22 (55.00%) Oracle
2 9 (22.50%) Red Hat
3 5 (12.50%) VMware
3 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (12.50%) Juniper
3 5 (12.50%) Cisco
4 3 (7.50%) SAP
5 1 (2.50%) IBM
5 1 (2.50%) Sybase