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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 89 97 77
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -20
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 8 8 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.63% 0.59% 2.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.52% 1.24% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 14
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £48,187
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -16.98%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
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
528 644 684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 41.51% 47.81% 49.39%
Number of salaries quoted 373 476 471
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 2016.

Shell Script Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 20 (83.33%) Java
1 20 (83.33%) Oracle
1 20 (83.33%) Unix
2 17 (70.83%) Web Services
2 17 (70.83%) Finance
2 17 (70.83%) QA
2 17 (70.83%) SWIFT
2 17 (70.83%) Mentoring
2 17 (70.83%) Coaching
2 17 (70.83%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (70.83%) Defect Management
3 16 (66.67%) SDLC
3 16 (66.67%) Fundtech
3 16 (66.67%) Banking
3 16 (66.67%) Retail
4 7 (29.17%) Linux
5 4 (16.67%) Python
6 3 (12.50%) Sun
6 3 (12.50%) Windows
6 3 (12.50%) C
6 3 (12.50%) SQL
7 2 (8.33%) ITIL
7 2 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (8.33%) SAN
7 2 (8.33%) ERP
7 2 (8.33%) Service Management
7 2 (8.33%) Device Driver
7 2 (8.33%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
7 2 (8.33%) Degree

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (4.17%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) SAN
2 1 (4.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
General
1 17 (70.83%) Finance
2 16 (66.67%) Banking
2 16 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Technical Specialist
2 5 (20.83%) Applications Specialist
2 5 (20.83%) Unix Specialist
3 2 (8.33%) Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) C Software Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Environment Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) DBA
4 1 (4.17%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (4.17%) SWIFT Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) Testing Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (70.83%) Web Services
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (70.83%) Analytical Skills
1 17 (70.83%) SWIFT
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.33%) Device Driver
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Unix
2 7 (29.17%) Linux
3 3 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Coaching
1 17 (70.83%) Defect Management
1 17 (70.83%) Mentoring
2 16 (66.67%) SDLC
3 2 (8.33%) ERP
3 2 (8.33%) ITIL
3 2 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (8.33%) Patch Management
3 2 (8.33%) Service Management
3 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.17%) Automated Testing
4 1 (4.17%) Change Management
4 1 (4.17%) High Availability
4 1 (4.17%) Line Management
4 1 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (4.17%) Scrum
4 1 (4.17%) Test Strategy
4 1 (4.17%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) Java
2 4 (16.67%) Python
3 3 (12.50%) C
3 3 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.17%) C#
4 1 (4.17%) C++
4 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.17%) Perl
4 1 (4.17%) PHP
4 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
1 2 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (70.83%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 20 (83.33%) Oracle
2 16 (66.67%) Fundtech
3 3 (12.50%) Sun
4 1 (4.17%) VMware