The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 48 56 52
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 5 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.17% 2.33% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.17% 3.41% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 1
Average salary £23,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.57% +11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £43,900 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -
Shell Script
Merseyside

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

Programming Languages Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
230 352 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 53.61% 68.22% 60.45%
Number of salaries quoted 193 316 207
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Shell Script
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Shell Script Salary Trend in Liverpool

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 6 (85.71%) UNIX
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) VLDB
2 4 (57.14%) C
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) VB
2 4 (57.14%) VB.NET
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) Regression Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Performance Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Load Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
2 4 (57.14%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 2 (28.57%) HPUX
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Apache
4 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 1 (14.29%) Firmware
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) Subversion

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Software Tester
1 4 (57.14%) Tester
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) AS400
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) UNIX
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) HPUX
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Regression Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Performance Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Load Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) C++
1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) VB
1 4 (57.14%) VB.NET
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat