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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 103 81 81
Rank change year-on-year
-22 0
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 36 45 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.51% 2.12% 1.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.71% 4.72% 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 36 43 22
Average salary £49,500 £50,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.00% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,500 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £43,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.14% +6.09%
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
970 954 703
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 40.79% 44.96% 41.82%
Number of salaries quoted 861 883 585
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
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 24 October 2014.

Shell Script Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 61 (78.21%) UNIX
2 50 (64.10%) SQL
3 44 (56.41%) Finance
4 36 (46.15%) Linux
5 35 (44.87%) Java
6 32 (41.03%) Oracle
7 22 (28.21%) PL/SQL
8 17 (21.79%) Perl
8 17 (21.79%) Apache
8 17 (21.79%) Banking
8 17 (21.79%) Investment Banking
8 17 (21.79%) Oracle Database
8 17 (21.79%) Relational Database
9 16 (20.51%) Security Cleared
9 16 (20.51%) LDAP
10 15 (19.23%) WebLogic
10 15 (19.23%) Oracle EBS
10 15 (19.23%) Oracle EBS R12
10 15 (19.23%) Oracle Database 11g
10 15 (19.23%) User Acceptance Testing
11 14 (17.95%) Solaris
11 14 (17.95%) Tomcat
12 12 (15.38%) RDBMS
12 12 (15.38%) Windows
12 12 (15.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 12 (15.38%) Fixed Income
12 12 (15.38%) Equities
12 12 (15.38%) Derivative
13 11 (14.10%) SC Cleared
13 11 (14.10%) AIX

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 17 (21.79%) Apache
2 15 (19.23%) WebLogic
3 14 (17.95%) Tomcat
4 10 (12.82%) Oracle Workflow
4 10 (12.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 9 (11.54%) JBoss
6 8 (10.26%) WebSphere
7 5 (6.41%) nginx
7 5 (6.41%) OpenStack
7 5 (6.41%) MTS
8 3 (3.85%) MS Exchange
9 1 (1.28%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (1.28%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 15 (19.23%) Oracle EBS
1 15 (19.23%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (6.41%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 16 (20.51%) LDAP
2 5 (6.41%) SNMP
2 5 (6.41%) DNS
2 5 (6.41%) SSL
2 5 (6.41%) Firewall
3 4 (5.13%) SAN
4 3 (3.85%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.85%) VPN
4 3 (3.85%) Ethernet
4 3 (3.85%) FTP
4 3 (3.85%) HTTP
4 3 (3.85%) IPsec
5 2 (2.56%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.28%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.79%) Oracle Database
1 17 (21.79%) Relational Database
2 15 (19.23%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (15.38%) RDBMS
4 10 (12.82%) SQL Server
4 10 (12.82%) Oracle Reports
4 10 (12.82%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 7 (8.97%) MySQL
6 5 (6.41%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (6.41%) Oracle Exadata
6 5 (6.41%) Oracle Discoverer
6 5 (6.41%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (6.41%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 11 (14.10%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.28%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.28%) Toad
2 1 (1.28%) ProC
2 1 (1.28%) NetBeans
2 1 (1.28%) Subversion
2 1 (1.28%) Maven
2 1 (1.28%) Ant
General
1 44 (56.41%) Finance
2 17 (21.79%) Banking
2 17 (21.79%) Investment Banking
3 5 (6.41%) Front Office
4 3 (3.85%) Back Office
4 3 (3.85%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (29.49%) Applications Support
2 12 (15.38%) Team Leader
3 10 (12.82%) Technical Specialist
3 10 (12.82%) Development Team Leader
3 10 (12.82%) Oracle Team Leader
4 9 (11.54%) Administrator
5 6 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
5 6 (7.69%) Analyst
5 6 (7.69%) DBA
6 5 (6.41%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (6.41%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 3 (3.85%) Support Manager
7 3 (3.85%) Applications Support Manager
7 3 (3.85%) Developer
7 3 (3.85%) Support Analyst
7 3 (3.85%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Applications Manager
8 2 (2.56%) Quality Analyst
8 2 (2.56%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.97%) J2EE
1 7 (8.97%) HTML
2 5 (6.41%) Memcached
3 2 (2.56%) JSP
3 2 (2.56%) Web Services
4 1 (1.28%) XML
4 1 (1.28%) DOM
4 1 (1.28%) XSLT
4 1 (1.28%) JMS
4 1 (1.28%) JavaBeans
4 1 (1.28%) JAXB
4 1 (1.28%) SAX
4 1 (1.28%) JMX
4 1 (1.28%) Spring
4 1 (1.28%) Java EE
4 1 (1.28%) Servlets
4 1 (1.28%) SOAP
4 1 (1.28%) Struts
4 1 (1.28%) Backbone.js
4 1 (1.28%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 12 (15.38%) Fixed Income
1 12 (15.38%) Equities
1 12 (15.38%) Derivative
2 10 (12.82%) Data Integration
3 7 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.97%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.85%) Clustering
4 3 (3.85%) Replication
5 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.28%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.28%) HACMP
6 1 (1.28%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 61 (78.21%) UNIX
2 36 (46.15%) Linux
3 14 (17.95%) Solaris
4 12 (15.38%) Windows
5 11 (14.10%) AIX
6 8 (10.26%) Windows 2000
7 7 (8.97%) SUSE
8 6 (7.69%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.28%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (19.23%) User Acceptance Testing
2 11 (14.10%) SOA
3 10 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (12.82%) ITIL
3 10 (12.82%) Workflow
4 9 (11.54%) Web Development
5 8 (10.26%) Incident Management
5 8 (10.26%) Change Management
6 7 (8.97%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (7.69%) Mentoring
8 5 (6.41%) Functional Programming
8 5 (6.41%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (6.41%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (3.85%) Integration Testing
9 3 (3.85%) System Testing
9 3 (3.85%) Software Testing
10 2 (2.56%) SIEM
10 2 (2.56%) Migration
10 2 (2.56%) Project Management
10 2 (2.56%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 50 (64.10%) SQL
2 35 (44.87%) Java
3 22 (28.21%) PL/SQL
4 17 (21.79%) Perl
5 8 (10.26%) C
5 8 (10.26%) Bash Shell
5 8 (10.26%) Korn
6 5 (6.41%) PHP
7 2 (2.56%) C#
7 2 (2.56%) C++
8 1 (1.28%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.28%) Python
8 1 (1.28%) XPath
Qualifications
1 16 (20.51%) Security Cleared
2 11 (14.10%) SC Cleared
3 10 (12.82%) OCP
3 10 (12.82%) Oracle Certification
4 8 (10.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.85%) XenServer
2 3 (3.85%) XenDesktop
2 3 (3.85%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.28%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (11.54%) CA SiteMinder
2 3 (3.85%) WSUS
3 1 (1.28%) YUM
3 1 (1.28%) Foglight
Vendors
1 32 (41.03%) Oracle
2 10 (12.82%) Sun
3 9 (11.54%) CA
4 8 (10.26%) Juniper
4 8 (10.26%) Cisco
5 5 (6.41%) Hyperion
5 5 (6.41%) Apple
6 3 (3.85%) VMware
6 3 (3.85%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.85%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.85%) Citrix
7 1 (1.28%) IBM