The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 75 79 92
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +13
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 2 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.26% 1.06% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.45% 1.68% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 3
Average salary £33,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.17% -10.52%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Shell Script
Oxfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
440 595 653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 57.89% 62.83% 59.53%
Number of salaries quoted 399 521 618
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Shell Script
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Shell Script Salary Trend in Oxford

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) Debian
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) Perl
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Python
2 5 (71.43%) Ruby
2 5 (71.43%) Open Source
3 4 (57.14%) C
3 4 (57.14%) Apache
3 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) Fedora
3 4 (57.14%) Subversion
3 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Games
4 2 (28.57%) Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Retail
4 2 (28.57%) CEH
4 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Ubuntu
4 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (28.57%) Test Management
4 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) CentOS

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 4 (57.14%) Apache
1 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) WordPress
2 1 (14.29%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Subversion
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Games
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (57.14%) Administrator
2 3 (42.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (42.86%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (42.86%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Tester
3 2 (28.57%) Penetration Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Security Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) jQuery
1 1 (14.29%) HTML5
1 1 (14.29%) PhoneGap
1 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) Debian
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) Fedora
4 2 (28.57%) Ubuntu
4 2 (28.57%) CentOS
5 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
5 1 (14.29%) UNIX
5 1 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Test Management
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Perl
1 5 (71.43%) Python
1 5 (71.43%) Ruby
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) C
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) OSCP
1 2 (28.57%) OSCE
1 2 (28.57%) CEH
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Google
2 1 (14.29%) Xamarin