The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 58 58 60
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 2 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.39% 2.72% 1.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.70% 4.15% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2 18 10
Average salary £45,000 £40,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.42% -9.44%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +5.59%
Shell Script
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
284 434 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 56.02% 65.66% 64.64%
Number of salaries quoted 230 397 319
Average salary £38,000 £36,250 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.82% -0.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Shell Script
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Shell Script Salary Trend in Merseyside

Shell Script
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Shell Script within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +4 2 £45,000 +10.42%
Shell Script
North West

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 22 (84.62%) UNIX
2 21 (80.77%) Linux
3 16 (61.54%) HP
4 15 (57.69%) HPUX
5 14 (53.85%) SAN
6 9 (34.62%) Red Hat
6 9 (34.62%) Tomcat
7 8 (30.77%) ITIL
7 8 (30.77%) Firmware
8 7 (26.92%) Finance
8 7 (26.92%) Migration
8 7 (26.92%) SQL
8 7 (26.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (19.23%) Degree
9 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
9 5 (19.23%) Solaris
9 5 (19.23%) Apache
10 4 (15.38%) Change Management
10 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (15.38%) Sun
10 4 (15.38%) Nagios
10 4 (15.38%) TIBCO
10 4 (15.38%) TIBCO Hawk
10 4 (15.38%) BusinessWorks
10 4 (15.38%) SLA
10 4 (15.38%) JMS
10 4 (15.38%) EAI
10 4 (15.38%) SOA
10 4 (15.38%) Python
10 4 (15.38%) DB2

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 (34.62%) Tomcat
2 5 (19.23%) Apache
3 4 (15.38%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 14 (53.85%) SAN
2 3 (11.54%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) DB2
3 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.85%) Ingres
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Banking
3 2 (7.69%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Analyst
2 10 (38.46%) Support Analyst
3 8 (30.77%) Administrator
4 5 (19.23%) Technical Support Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Technical Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Technical Support
5 4 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (15.38%) UNIX Administrator
5 4 (15.38%) Technical Leader
6 3 (11.54%) UNIX Support
6 3 (11.54%) Solaris Administrator
6 3 (11.54%) HPUX Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) UNIX Support Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) HPUX Systems Administrator
6 3 (11.54%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (11.54%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (11.54%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Applications Support
7 2 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) JMS
2 2 (7.69%) LAMP
3 1 (3.85%) HTML
3 1 (3.85%) .NET
3 1 (3.85%) Classic ASP
3 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.85%) CSS
3 1 (3.85%) SOAP
3 1 (3.85%) XML
3 1 (3.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
1 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.69%) Mainframe
2 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (84.62%) UNIX
2 21 (80.77%) Linux
3 15 (57.69%) HPUX
4 7 (26.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (19.23%) Solaris
6 2 (7.69%) Windows
7 1 (3.85%) MVS
7 1 (3.85%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) ITIL
2 7 (26.92%) Migration
3 4 (15.38%) EAI
3 4 (15.38%) SOA
3 4 (15.38%) Change Management
3 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (15.38%) Wealth Management
4 2 (7.69%) Release Management
4 2 (7.69%) Information Security
5 1 (3.85%) Data Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.85%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.85%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) Python
2 4 (15.38%) Ruby
2 4 (15.38%) Java
3 1 (3.85%) Korn
3 1 (3.85%) XPath
3 1 (3.85%) Bourne shell
3 1 (3.85%) AWK
3 1 (3.85%) VB6
3 1 (3.85%) VB
3 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) MCSD
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) SLA
1 4 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Nagios
1 4 (15.38%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) HP
2 9 (34.62%) Red Hat
3 4 (15.38%) TIBCO
3 4 (15.38%) Sun
4 2 (7.69%) IBM
5 1 (3.85%) Adobe
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle
5 1 (3.85%) Brocade
5 1 (3.85%) JDA