The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 35 36 47
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 7 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.32% 1.42% 0.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.83% 3.17% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 3
Average salary £42,500 £48,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.45% +47.69%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £43,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+2.32% +6.17%
Shell Script
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
145 126 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 48.01% 44.84% 40.20%
Number of salaries quoted 99 103 138
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Shell Script
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Shell Script Salary Trend in Middlesex

Shell Script
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Shell Script across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Shell Script Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 9 (69.23%) UNIX
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) Oracle
3 6 (46.15%) Linux
4 5 (38.46%) WSDL
4 5 (38.46%) SOAP
4 5 (38.46%) Perl
5 4 (30.77%) C++
5 4 (30.77%) OO
5 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
5 4 (30.77%) Retail
5 4 (30.77%) Korn
5 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
6 3 (23.08%) Sage 200
6 3 (23.08%) Line 500
6 3 (23.08%) Open Source
6 3 (23.08%) Degree
6 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
6 3 (23.08%) Sage 1000
6 3 (23.08%) Sage
6 3 (23.08%) Finance
6 3 (23.08%) MySQL
6 3 (23.08%) RDBMS
6 3 (23.08%) OOP
6 3 (23.08%) HTTP
6 3 (23.08%) Python
6 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
6 3 (23.08%) C
6 3 (23.08%) Web Services
6 3 (23.08%) XML

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Line 500
1 3 (23.08%) Sage 1000
1 3 (23.08%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
2 3 (23.08%) MySQL
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (23.08%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
1 2 (15.38%) Eclipse
1 2 (15.38%) Xcode
General
1 4 (30.77%) Retail
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 2 (15.38%) French Language
3 2 (15.38%) German Language
3 2 (15.38%) Italian Language
3 2 (15.38%) Spanish Language
4 1 (7.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Applications Support
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst Programmer
2 4 (30.77%) Programmer
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Developer
3 3 (23.08%) C++ Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Support Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Software Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Sage Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Sage Line 500 Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) SOAP
1 5 (38.46%) WSDL
2 3 (23.08%) Web Services
2 3 (23.08%) XML
2 3 (23.08%) XSLT
3 2 (15.38%) ActiveX
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
3 2 (15.38%) REST
3 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (15.38%) .NET
3 2 (15.38%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Open Source
2 2 (15.38%) Thin Client
2 2 (15.38%) Fat Client
3 1 (7.69%) Handset
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) UNIX
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Android
3 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
3 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) OO
2 3 (23.08%) OOP
2 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
3 2 (15.38%) ETL
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.69%) System Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Memory Management
4 1 (7.69%) UML
4 1 (7.69%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) Perl
3 4 (30.77%) C++
3 4 (30.77%) Korn
3 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
4 3 (23.08%) Python
4 3 (23.08%) C
5 2 (15.38%) C#
5 2 (15.38%) Java
5 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 2 (15.38%) PHP
5 2 (15.38%) VC++
5 2 (15.38%) Objective-C
5 2 (15.38%) Ruby
5 2 (15.38%) C-shell
6 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) Sage
3 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) Citrix