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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 83 84 78
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 26 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.74% 1.11% 1.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.30% 2.11% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 11
Average salary £37,500 £52,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +56.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £60,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +4.93%
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
787 663 617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 52.71% 52.41% 50.62%
Number of salaries quoted 571 431 453
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £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 19 September 2014.

Shell Script Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 29 (63.04%) Linux
2 26 (56.52%) UNIX
3 25 (54.35%) Java
4 24 (52.17%) Oracle
5 19 (41.30%) Python
6 17 (36.96%) C++
7 16 (34.78%) SQL
8 15 (32.61%) C#
8 15 (32.61%) Perl
8 15 (32.61%) Finance
9 14 (30.43%) PL/SQL
10 11 (23.91%) C
10 11 (23.91%) TCP/IP
11 10 (21.74%) Software Engineering
11 10 (21.74%) Bash Shell
12 8 (17.39%) Mentoring
12 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (17.39%) WebSphere
12 8 (17.39%) WebSphere Application Server
13 7 (15.22%) Windows
13 7 (15.22%) Ruby
13 7 (15.22%) Firewall
13 7 (15.22%) Cloud Computing
14 6 (13.04%) Git (software)
14 6 (13.04%) ZABBIX
14 6 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (13.04%) Puppet
14 6 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
14 6 (13.04%) Oracle Database
14 6 (13.04%) Performance Monitoring

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (17.39%) WebSphere Application Server
1 8 (17.39%) WebSphere
2 5 (10.87%) Apache
2 5 (10.87%) MQSeries
3 3 (6.52%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.35%) IIS
5 1 (2.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (2.17%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.22%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (8.70%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.91%) TCP/IP
2 7 (15.22%) Firewall
3 4 (8.70%) Wireshark
3 4 (8.70%) tcpdump
4 3 (6.52%) SNMP
5 2 (4.35%) DHCP
5 2 (4.35%) DNS
5 2 (4.35%) SAN
6 1 (2.17%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.17%) SMTP
6 1 (2.17%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) Oracle Database
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle9i Database
3 3 (6.52%) RDBMS
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.17%) MySQL
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Forms
General
1 15 (32.61%) Finance
2 6 (13.04%) Retail
3 5 (10.87%) Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (34.78%) Developer
2 11 (23.91%) Administrator
3 10 (21.74%) Applications Developer
4 6 (13.04%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (10.87%) Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) Software Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Software Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) C++ Developer
6 4 (8.70%) C++ Software Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Python Developer
6 4 (8.70%) C Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Systems Support Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Junior Software Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) UNIX Administrator
7 3 (6.52%) Systems Support
7 3 (6.52%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Oracle DBA
7 3 (6.52%) Graduate
7 3 (6.52%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) WPF
2 5 (10.87%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (8.70%) .NET
4 3 (6.52%) Middleware
4 3 (6.52%) Java EE
5 1 (2.17%) Apache FOP
5 1 (2.17%) EDI
5 1 (2.17%) CGI
5 1 (2.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.04%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.17%) Wiki
3 1 (2.17%) Firmware
3 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 29 (63.04%) Linux
2 26 (56.52%) UNIX
3 7 (15.22%) Windows
4 6 (13.04%) Ubuntu
4 6 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (10.87%) Solaris
6 4 (8.70%) Fedora
6 4 (8.70%) CentOS
7 3 (6.52%) OS/2
8 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (2.17%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.74%) Software Engineering
2 8 (17.39%) Mentoring
3 6 (13.04%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (13.04%) OO
3 6 (13.04%) Workflow
4 5 (10.87%) Migration
4 5 (10.87%) Change Management
4 5 (10.87%) Coaching
4 5 (10.87%) Line Management
5 4 (8.70%) DevOps
5 4 (8.70%) Information Security
6 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.52%) ITIL
6 3 (6.52%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (6.52%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (4.35%) ERP
7 2 (4.35%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (4.35%) Performance Testing
8 1 (2.17%) Multithreading
8 1 (2.17%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 25 (54.35%) Java
2 19 (41.30%) Python
3 17 (36.96%) C++
4 16 (34.78%) SQL
5 15 (32.61%) Perl
5 15 (32.61%) C#
6 14 (30.43%) PL/SQL
7 11 (23.91%) C
8 10 (21.74%) Bash Shell
9 7 (15.22%) Ruby
10 5 (10.87%) PHP
11 4 (8.70%) T-SQL
12 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
13 1 (2.17%) VBScript
13 1 (2.17%) VB
13 1 (2.17%) Smalltalk
13 1 (2.17%) Embedded C
13 1 (2.17%) Embedded C++
13 1 (2.17%) Korn
13 1 (2.17%) Lua
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) QA
2 4 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) Snort
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.35%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.17%) Gluster
4 1 (2.17%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) Nagios
1 6 (13.04%) ZABBIX
1 6 (13.04%) Puppet
1 6 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (10.87%) Salt
3 1 (2.17%) SCCM
3 1 (2.17%) SCOM
3 1 (2.17%) OpenView
3 1 (2.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 24 (52.17%) Oracle
2 6 (13.04%) New Relic
3 5 (10.87%) SaltStack
3 5 (10.87%) VMware
4 4 (8.70%) Sybase
4 4 (8.70%) Dell
5 3 (6.52%) Sun
5 3 (6.52%) JBoss
6 1 (2.17%) IBM
6 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.17%) HP
6 1 (2.17%) Citrix
6 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago