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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 89 45 61
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +16
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 29 66 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.61% 4.23% 3.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.77% 8.86% 6.66%
Number of salaries quoted 28 65 35
Average salary £41,625 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.36% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
769 745 766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 42.82% 47.73% 45.65%
Number of salaries quoted 726 669 654
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 28 January 2015.

Shell Script Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 51 (78.46%) UNIX
2 46 (70.77%) SQL
3 43 (66.15%) Finance
4 25 (38.46%) Oracle
4 25 (38.46%) Linux
5 19 (29.23%) Java
6 14 (21.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 14 (21.54%) Derivative
6 14 (21.54%) Relational Database
7 13 (20.00%) Perl
8 12 (18.46%) Fixed Income
8 12 (18.46%) Equities
8 12 (18.46%) Investment Banking
8 12 (18.46%) Banking
9 11 (16.92%) Security Cleared
9 11 (16.92%) Oracle Database
9 11 (16.92%) PL/SQL
10 10 (15.38%) WebLogic
10 10 (15.38%) SQL Server
10 10 (15.38%) RDBMS
10 10 (15.38%) Cisco
10 10 (15.38%) Juniper
11 9 (13.85%) Solaris
11 9 (13.85%) Windows
11 9 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (12.31%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (12.31%) C
12 8 (12.31%) Tomcat
12 8 (12.31%) Firewall
12 8 (12.31%) Back Office

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 10 (15.38%) WebLogic
2 8 (12.31%) Tomcat
3 7 (10.77%) Apache
4 5 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (7.69%) MS Exchange
5 3 (4.62%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (4.62%) JBoss
5 3 (4.62%) WebSphere
5 3 (4.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (3.08%) Drupal
6 2 (3.08%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.54%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 7 (10.77%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (10.77%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (6.15%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.31%) Firewall
2 6 (9.23%) LDAP
3 3 (4.62%) SAN
3 3 (4.62%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.54%) Relational Database
2 11 (16.92%) Oracle Database
3 10 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 10 (15.38%) RDBMS
4 7 (10.77%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (6.15%) Oracle Exadata
6 4 (6.15%) Oracle Discoverer
6 4 (6.15%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (6.15%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (6.15%) Essbase
7 3 (4.62%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (4.62%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 2 (3.08%) MariaDB
8 2 (3.08%) MySQL
8 2 (3.08%) Informix
Development Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Toad
1 3 (4.62%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.08%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.08%) Ant
2 2 (3.08%) ProC
2 2 (3.08%) NetBeans
2 2 (3.08%) Subversion
2 2 (3.08%) Maven
General
1 43 (66.15%) Finance
2 12 (18.46%) Banking
2 12 (18.46%) Investment Banking
3 8 (12.31%) Back Office
4 5 (7.69%) Front Office
5 3 (4.62%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (3.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (32.31%) Applications Support
2 10 (15.38%) Analyst
3 8 (12.31%) Support Manager
3 8 (12.31%) Applications Support Manager
3 8 (12.31%) Applications Manager
4 6 (9.23%) Technical Specialist
4 6 (9.23%) Developer
4 6 (9.23%) DBA
5 5 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 4 (6.15%) Team Leader
6 4 (6.15%) Support Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Oracle DBA
7 3 (4.62%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.62%) Development Team Leader
7 3 (4.62%) Oracle Team Leader
8 2 (3.08%) C Developer
8 2 (3.08%) PHP Developer
8 2 (3.08%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.23%) HTML
1 6 (9.23%) J2EE
2 4 (6.15%) CSS
2 4 (6.15%) JSP
3 2 (3.08%) Servlets
3 2 (3.08%) SOAP
3 2 (3.08%) Struts
3 2 (3.08%) Web Services
3 2 (3.08%) XML
3 2 (3.08%) DOM
3 2 (3.08%) XSLT
3 2 (3.08%) JMS
3 2 (3.08%) JavaBeans
3 2 (3.08%) JAXB
3 2 (3.08%) SAX
3 2 (3.08%) JMX
3 2 (3.08%) LAMP
3 2 (3.08%) Spring
3 2 (3.08%) EJB
3 2 (3.08%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 14 (21.54%) Derivative
2 12 (18.46%) Fixed Income
2 12 (18.46%) Equities
3 9 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.62%) Data Integration
4 3 (4.62%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.08%) Handset
5 2 (3.08%) Replication
5 2 (3.08%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.08%) Clustering
5 2 (3.08%) Open Source
6 1 (1.54%) LPAR
6 1 (1.54%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 51 (78.46%) UNIX
2 25 (38.46%) Linux
3 9 (13.85%) Windows
3 9 (13.85%) Solaris
4 5 (7.69%) CentOS
4 5 (7.69%) AIX
5 4 (6.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (6.15%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (4.62%) Windows 2000
6 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.08%) SUSE
7 2 (3.08%) FreeBSD
8 1 (1.54%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (12.31%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (9.23%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (9.23%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (7.69%) SOA
3 5 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (6.15%) ITIL
4 4 (6.15%) Web Development
4 4 (6.15%) Incident Management
5 3 (4.62%) Project Planning
5 3 (4.62%) Change Management
5 3 (4.62%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (4.62%) Project Management
5 3 (4.62%) Workflow
5 3 (4.62%) Information Security
5 3 (4.62%) Reverse Engineering
5 3 (4.62%) SIEM
6 2 (3.08%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (3.08%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.08%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.08%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (70.77%) SQL
2 19 (29.23%) Java
3 13 (20.00%) Perl
4 11 (16.92%) PL/SQL
5 8 (12.31%) C
6 4 (6.15%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.62%) C++
7 3 (4.62%) Korn
8 2 (3.08%) XPath
8 2 (3.08%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.08%) Python
8 2 (3.08%) Objective-C
8 2 (3.08%) Ruby
8 2 (3.08%) PHP
8 2 (3.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (16.92%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.15%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.62%) OSCP
3 3 (4.62%) CISSP
3 3 (4.62%) OCP
3 3 (4.62%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (4.62%) SSCP
3 3 (4.62%) GIAC
3 3 (4.62%) GCFA
3 3 (4.62%) CEH
3 3 (4.62%) Degree
4 2 (3.08%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.08%) MCSA
4 2 (3.08%) CCNA
4 2 (3.08%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) SLA
2 1 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 5 (7.69%) vSphere
1 5 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (6.15%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 4 (6.15%) CA SiteMinder
2 3 (4.62%) Foglight
3 1 (1.54%) yum
Vendors
1 25 (38.46%) Oracle
2 10 (15.38%) Cisco
2 10 (15.38%) Juniper
3 6 (9.23%) Red Hat
4 5 (7.69%) VMware
5 4 (6.15%) CA
5 4 (6.15%) Hyperion
5 4 (6.15%) Sun
6 2 (3.08%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.54%) IBM
7 1 (1.54%) Sybase