The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 85 76 73
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 26 22 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.73% 1.55% 1.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.37% 3.03% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 9
Average salary £41,250 £52,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +41.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £39,200 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £39,900
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £43,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.14% +6.09%
Shell Script
Scotland

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

Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
771 727 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 51.40% 51.09% 50.63%
Number of salaries quoted 552 481 424
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Shell Script
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Shell Script Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Shell Script
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Shell Script across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Shell Script Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 28 (53.85%) Java
1 28 (53.85%) Oracle
1 28 (53.85%) Linux
2 27 (51.92%) UNIX
3 21 (40.38%) Finance
4 20 (38.46%) Python
5 18 (34.62%) C++
6 17 (32.69%) Perl
7 16 (30.77%) C#
7 16 (30.77%) SQL
8 12 (23.08%) Software Engineering
8 12 (23.08%) C
8 12 (23.08%) PL/SQL
8 12 (23.08%) TCP/IP
9 10 (19.23%) Migration
9 10 (19.23%) Bash Shell
10 9 (17.31%) Oracle Database
11 8 (15.38%) Mentoring
11 8 (15.38%) Computer Science
11 8 (15.38%) Ruby
11 8 (15.38%) WebSphere
11 8 (15.38%) Degree
11 8 (15.38%) WebSphere Application Server
11 8 (15.38%) WebLogic
11 8 (15.38%) Windows
12 7 (13.46%) Firewall
12 7 (13.46%) Cloud Computing
13 6 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (11.54%) Git (software)
13 6 (11.54%) ZABBIX

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 8 (15.38%) WebSphere Application Server
1 8 (15.38%) WebLogic
1 8 (15.38%) WebSphere
2 6 (11.54%) Apache
3 5 (9.62%) Oracle Beehive
3 5 (9.62%) MQSeries
3 5 (9.62%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 4 (7.69%) JBoss
5 2 (3.85%) IIS
6 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.92%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.92%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.46%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 12 (23.08%) TCP/IP
2 7 (13.46%) Firewall
3 5 (9.62%) HTTP
4 4 (7.69%) SNMP
4 4 (7.69%) Wireshark
4 4 (7.69%) tcpdump
5 2 (3.85%) SMTP
5 2 (3.85%) DHCP
5 2 (3.85%) DNS
5 2 (3.85%) SAN
6 1 (1.92%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.92%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.31%) Oracle Database
2 6 (11.54%) Oracle9i Database
2 6 (11.54%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (9.62%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (9.62%) Oracle BI EE
3 5 (9.62%) Oracle Exadata
3 5 (9.62%) Oracle ODI
3 5 (9.62%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 5 (9.62%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.62%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
General
1 21 (40.38%) Finance
2 6 (11.54%) Retail
3 5 (9.62%) Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (30.77%) Developer
2 10 (19.23%) Applications Developer
3 8 (15.38%) Administrator
3 8 (15.38%) Analyst
4 6 (11.54%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (9.62%) Software Developer
5 5 (9.62%) Architect
5 5 (9.62%) Software Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Oracle DBA
5 5 (9.62%) Technical Architect
5 5 (9.62%) DBA
6 4 (7.69%) C++ Developer
6 4 (7.69%) C++ Software Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Python Developer
6 4 (7.69%) C Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Systems Support Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) UNIX Administrator
7 3 (5.77%) Systems Support
7 3 (5.77%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.54%) WPF
2 5 (9.62%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (7.69%) .NET
4 3 (5.77%) Middleware
4 3 (5.77%) Java EE
5 1 (1.92%) Apache FOP
5 1 (1.92%) EDI
5 1 (1.92%) CGI
5 1 (1.92%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.92%) Wiki
3 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.92%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 28 (53.85%) Linux
2 27 (51.92%) UNIX
3 8 (15.38%) Windows
4 6 (11.54%) Solaris
4 6 (11.54%) Ubuntu
4 6 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (7.69%) CentOS
5 4 (7.69%) Fedora
6 3 (5.77%) OS/2
7 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.92%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.08%) Software Engineering
2 10 (19.23%) Migration
3 8 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 6 (11.54%) Workflow
4 6 (11.54%) OO
5 5 (9.62%) Change Management
5 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (9.62%) Coaching
5 5 (9.62%) Performance Analysis
5 5 (9.62%) Line Management
6 4 (7.69%) DevOps
6 4 (7.69%) ITIL
6 4 (7.69%) Information Security
7 3 (5.77%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (3.85%) ERP
8 2 (3.85%) Asset Management
8 2 (3.85%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (3.85%) Web Development
8 2 (3.85%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (3.85%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (53.85%) Java
2 20 (38.46%) Python
3 18 (34.62%) C++
4 17 (32.69%) Perl
5 16 (30.77%) C#
5 16 (30.77%) SQL
6 12 (23.08%) C
6 12 (23.08%) PL/SQL
7 10 (19.23%) Bash Shell
8 8 (15.38%) Ruby
9 5 (9.62%) PHP
10 4 (7.69%) T-SQL
11 3 (5.77%) JavaScript
12 2 (3.85%) VBScript
12 2 (3.85%) Smalltalk
12 2 (3.85%) Lua
12 2 (3.85%) Erlang
13 1 (1.92%) Korn
13 1 (1.92%) sed
13 1 (1.92%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.62%) QA
2 4 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (11.54%) Firmware
2 5 (9.62%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (9.62%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (7.69%) Snort
4 2 (3.85%) Terminal Services
4 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.92%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.92%) Gluster
5 1 (1.92%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (11.54%) Nagios
1 6 (11.54%) ZABBIX
1 6 (11.54%) Puppet
1 6 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (9.62%) Salt
2 5 (9.62%) Data Guard
3 2 (3.85%) SCCM
3 2 (3.85%) SCOM
3 2 (3.85%) OpenView
4 1 (1.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 28 (53.85%) Oracle
2 6 (11.54%) New Relic
3 5 (9.62%) SaltStack
3 5 (9.62%) VMware
4 4 (7.69%) Dell
4 4 (7.69%) Sybase
5 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.85%) HP
6 1 (1.92%) IBM
6 1 (1.92%) Citrix
6 1 (1.92%) Red Hat