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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 96 68 79
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +11
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 16 38 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.07% 2.57% 1.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.07% 5.12% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 8
Average salary £42,500 £48,187 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.80% +26.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £36,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
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
774 742 626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 51.57% 50.27% 52.65%
Number of salaries quoted 568 510 410
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,800 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 27 November 2014.

Shell Script Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 (60.42%) Linux
2 26 (54.17%) UNIX
3 25 (52.08%) Java
4 24 (50.00%) Oracle
5 19 (39.58%) Python
6 17 (35.42%) Perl
6 17 (35.42%) Finance
7 15 (31.25%) SQL
8 14 (29.17%) C#
9 12 (25.00%) C++
9 12 (25.00%) C
9 12 (25.00%) Software Engineering
10 11 (22.92%) TCP/IP
11 10 (20.83%) Windows
11 10 (20.83%) Computer Science
11 10 (20.83%) Bash Shell
12 9 (18.75%) Oracle Database
12 9 (18.75%) Degree
12 9 (18.75%) WebLogic
12 9 (18.75%) PL/SQL
12 9 (18.75%) Migration
13 8 (16.67%) Ruby
13 8 (16.67%) WebSphere
14 7 (14.58%) Oracle9i Database
14 7 (14.58%) WebSphere Application Server
14 7 (14.58%) Oracle Database 10g
14 7 (14.58%) Git (software)
14 7 (14.58%) Mentoring
15 6 (12.50%) New Relic
15 6 (12.50%) ZABBIX

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 9 (18.75%) WebLogic
2 8 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 7 (14.58%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (10.42%) Oracle Beehive
4 5 (10.42%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 5 (10.42%) JBoss
4 5 (10.42%) Apache
5 4 (8.33%) MQSeries
6 2 (4.17%) IIS
7 1 (2.08%) IBM Notes
7 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
7 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (2.08%) Mule
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (2.08%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.92%) TCP/IP
2 6 (12.50%) Firewall
3 5 (10.42%) HTTP
3 5 (10.42%) SNMP
4 4 (8.33%) Wireshark
4 4 (8.33%) tcpdump
5 3 (6.25%) SMTP
6 2 (4.17%) DHCP
6 2 (4.17%) DNS
6 2 (4.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.75%) Oracle Database
2 7 (14.58%) Oracle9i Database
2 7 (14.58%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (10.42%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (10.42%) Oracle Exadata
4 5 (10.42%) Oracle ODI
4 5 (10.42%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (10.42%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.42%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.08%) Emacs
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.08%) Subversion
General
1 17 (35.42%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Retail
3 4 (8.33%) Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (25.00%) Developer
2 9 (18.75%) Analyst
3 8 (16.67%) Administrator
4 6 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
4 6 (12.50%) DBA
4 6 (12.50%) Applications Developer
4 6 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Software Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Architect
5 5 (10.42%) Technical Architect
6 4 (8.33%) Python Developer
6 4 (8.33%) C Developer
6 4 (8.33%) C++ Developer
6 4 (8.33%) C++ Software Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Graduate
7 3 (6.25%) Junior
7 3 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Systems Support
7 3 (6.25%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) .NET
1 4 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ
1 4 (8.33%) Java EE
2 3 (6.25%) Middleware
3 2 (4.17%) WPF
4 1 (2.08%) Apache Camel
4 1 (2.08%) Apache FOP
4 1 (2.08%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (2.08%) Web Services
4 1 (2.08%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.17%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.17%) Physics
4 1 (2.08%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 29 (60.42%) Linux
2 26 (54.17%) UNIX
3 10 (20.83%) Windows
4 6 (12.50%) Ubuntu
5 5 (10.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (8.33%) Fedora
6 4 (8.33%) CentOS
6 4 (8.33%) Solaris
7 3 (6.25%) OS/2
8 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (18.75%) Migration
3 7 (14.58%) Mentoring
4 6 (12.50%) Workflow
4 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (10.42%) ITIL
5 5 (10.42%) Performance Analysis
6 4 (8.33%) DevOps
6 4 (8.33%) Line Management
6 4 (8.33%) Coaching
6 4 (8.33%) Change Management
6 4 (8.33%) Information Security
7 3 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (4.17%) Investment Management
8 2 (4.17%) Asset Management
8 2 (4.17%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (4.17%) Web Development
8 2 (4.17%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (4.17%) Performance Testing
8 2 (4.17%) OO
Programming Languages
1 25 (52.08%) Java
2 19 (39.58%) Python
3 17 (35.42%) Perl
4 15 (31.25%) SQL
5 14 (29.17%) C#
6 12 (25.00%) C++
6 12 (25.00%) C
7 10 (20.83%) Bash Shell
8 9 (18.75%) PL/SQL
9 8 (16.67%) Ruby
10 4 (8.33%) T-SQL
10 4 (8.33%) PHP
11 3 (6.25%) JavaScript
12 2 (4.17%) VBScript
12 2 (4.17%) Smalltalk
12 2 (4.17%) Lua
12 2 (4.17%) Erlang
13 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
13 1 (2.08%) sed
13 1 (2.08%) Korn
Qualifications
1 9 (18.75%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) SLA
1 4 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 6 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (10.42%) Firmware
2 5 (10.42%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (8.33%) Snort
4 2 (4.17%) Terminal Services
4 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (12.50%) Nagios
1 6 (12.50%) ZABBIX
2 5 (10.42%) Puppet
2 5 (10.42%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (10.42%) Salt
2 5 (10.42%) Data Guard
3 3 (6.25%) SCCM
3 3 (6.25%) SCOM
3 3 (6.25%) OpenView
4 1 (2.08%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 24 (50.00%) Oracle
2 6 (12.50%) New Relic
3 5 (10.42%) SaltStack
4 4 (8.33%) Sybase
4 4 (8.33%) Dell
4 4 (8.33%) VMware
5 3 (6.25%) HP
5 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.08%) Sun
6 1 (2.08%) Lotus
6 1 (2.08%) Red Hat