The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 150 98 108
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +10
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 85 123 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.39% 2.42% 1.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.50% 4.25% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 50 96 100
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £32,200 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
Shell Script
England

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

Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3401 2891 3070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.67% 56.86% 53.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2926 2594 2787
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Shell Script
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Shell Script Salary Trend in the South West

Shell Script
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Shell Script across the South West region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Shell Script Salary Histogram in the South West

Shell Script
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Shell Script within the South West region over the 3 months to 17 September 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
Gloucestershire -9 38 £37,500 -16.66%
Wiltshire -10 26 £45,000 +20.00%
Bristol +5 16 £31,000 -40.95%
Somerset - 4 £43,500 -
Devon - 1 £52,500 -
Shell Script
England

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 113 (71.07%) UNIX
2 111 (69.81%) Linux
3 98 (61.64%) Java
4 76 (47.80%) Oracle
5 63 (39.62%) JavaScript
6 61 (38.36%) HTML
7 60 (37.74%) SQL
8 53 (33.33%) Software Engineering
9 52 (32.70%) C++
9 52 (32.70%) Security Cleared
10 50 (31.45%) C#
11 48 (30.19%) DV Cleared
12 43 (27.04%) XML
13 40 (25.16%) Windows
13 40 (25.16%) Apache
14 34 (21.38%) C
15 32 (20.13%) CSS
15 32 (20.13%) Degree
16 31 (19.50%) Hibernate
16 31 (19.50%) Agile Software Development
16 31 (19.50%) Spring
17 30 (18.87%) MySQL
17 30 (18.87%) JUnit
18 27 (16.98%) Perl
18 27 (16.98%) Red Hat
19 26 (16.35%) Tomcat
19 26 (16.35%) Finance
20 25 (15.72%) SQL Server
21 24 (15.09%) VB
21 24 (15.09%) OOA/OOD

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 40 (25.16%) Apache
2 26 (16.35%) Tomcat
3 11 (6.92%) WebSphere
4 9 (5.66%) IIS
5 8 (5.03%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (4.40%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.89%) SAS
8 1 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (1.26%) MS Office
1 2 (1.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.52%) Agresso
2 2 (1.26%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.26%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (1.26%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.26%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.63%) Summit
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.29%) LAN
1 10 (6.29%) WAN
1 10 (6.29%) TCP/IP
2 9 (5.66%) Internet
3 7 (4.40%) DNS
4 6 (3.77%) SMTP
4 6 (3.77%) LDAP
5 5 (3.14%) ADSL
5 5 (3.14%) SMS
5 5 (3.14%) GPRS
5 5 (3.14%) PPP
5 5 (3.14%) SNMP
5 5 (3.14%) SAN
6 4 (2.52%) VLAN
6 4 (2.52%) OSPF
6 4 (2.52%) BGP
6 4 (2.52%) DHCP
7 3 (1.89%) Firewall
7 3 (1.89%) Wireless
8 2 (1.26%) WiMAX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (18.87%) MySQL
2 25 (15.72%) SQL Server
3 14 (8.81%) DB2
4 13 (8.18%) Relational Database
5 8 (5.03%) RDBMS
5 8 (5.03%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (4.40%) Oracle Database
7 5 (3.14%) Ingres
8 4 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.52%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (2.52%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (2.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (1.89%) BusinessObjects XI
9 3 (1.89%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 2 (1.26%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 1 (0.63%) Oracle ODI
11 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 30 (18.87%) JUnit
2 19 (11.95%) Subversion
3 10 (6.29%) LoadRunner
4 6 (3.77%) Git (software)
5 5 (3.14%) Bugzilla
6 3 (1.89%) Ant
6 3 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (1.89%) Toad
6 3 (1.89%) Maven
6 3 (1.89%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.89%) Apache Ivy
6 3 (1.89%) Selenium
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.63%) JProfiler
7 1 (0.63%) JDeveloper
7 1 (0.63%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.63%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.63%) Introscope
General
1 26 (16.35%) Finance
2 8 (5.03%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.40%) Military
4 5 (3.14%) Banking
5 4 (2.52%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.89%) Retail
6 3 (1.89%) Local Government
7 2 (1.26%) Advertising
7 2 (1.26%) Games
8 1 (0.63%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.63%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 71 (44.65%) Developer
2 42 (26.42%) Java Developer
3 24 (15.09%) Consultant
4 16 (10.06%) Technical Consultant
5 15 (9.43%) C++ Developer
5 15 (9.43%) Analyst
5 15 (9.43%) Software Developer
5 15 (9.43%) C++/Java Developer
6 14 (8.81%) Junior
7 13 (8.18%) Software Engineer
8 12 (7.55%) C# Developer
8 12 (7.55%) C++/C# Developer
9 11 (6.92%) Tester
9 11 (6.92%) Applications Developer
10 9 (5.66%) Junior Software Engineer
11 8 (5.03%) Administrator
12 7 (4.40%) DBA
12 7 (4.40%) Graduate
12 7 (4.40%) Architect
13 6 (3.77%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (38.36%) HTML
2 43 (27.04%) XML
3 32 (20.13%) CSS
4 31 (19.50%) Hibernate
4 31 (19.50%) Spring
5 20 (12.58%) J2EE
6 13 (8.18%) XSLT
7 10 (6.29%) XSD
8 5 (3.14%) Ajax
9 4 (2.52%) HTML5
9 4 (2.52%) JMS
9 4 (2.52%) ASP.NET
9 4 (2.52%) .NET
9 4 (2.52%) JDBC
10 3 (1.89%) JSP
10 3 (1.89%) SOAP
10 3 (1.89%) Web Services
10 3 (1.89%) Java RMI
10 3 (1.89%) JAXB
10 3 (1.89%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.32%) Mathematics
2 13 (8.18%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.77%) Open Source
3 6 (3.77%) Digital Media
3 6 (3.77%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.14%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.14%) Clustering
5 4 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.26%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.63%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.63%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 113 (71.07%) UNIX
2 111 (69.81%) Linux
3 40 (25.16%) Windows
4 20 (12.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (10.06%) AIX
6 13 (8.18%) Debian
7 12 (7.55%) Solaris
8 10 (6.29%) HPUX
9 9 (5.66%) SUSE
9 9 (5.66%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (4.40%) CentOS
11 6 (3.77%) Ubuntu
12 5 (3.14%) Windows 7
12 5 (3.14%) Windows XP
12 5 (3.14%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (2.52%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (2.52%) openSUSE
14 2 (1.26%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 31 (19.50%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (15.09%) OOA/OOD
4 20 (12.58%) ITIL
5 16 (10.06%) Unit Testing
5 16 (10.06%) User Acceptance Testing
5 16 (10.06%) Continuous Improvement
6 14 (8.81%) Quality Management
7 11 (6.92%) OOD
7 11 (6.92%) Penetration Testing
8 9 (5.66%) Performance Testing
9 8 (5.03%) Waterfall
10 6 (3.77%) Web Development
10 6 (3.77%) Workflow
11 5 (3.14%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (3.14%) Performance Monitoring
12 4 (2.52%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (2.52%) Configuration Management
12 4 (2.52%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (2.52%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 98 (61.64%) Java
2 63 (39.62%) JavaScript
3 60 (37.74%) SQL
4 52 (32.70%) C++
5 50 (31.45%) C#
6 34 (21.38%) C
7 27 (16.98%) Perl
8 24 (15.09%) VB
9 16 (10.06%) Python
10 14 (8.81%) Korn
11 12 (7.55%) Bash Shell
12 11 (6.92%) PL/SQL
13 9 (5.66%) PowerShell
14 5 (3.14%) Ruby
14 5 (3.14%) PHP
15 4 (2.52%) Fortran
15 4 (2.52%) T-SQL
16 3 (1.89%) VB.NET
16 3 (1.89%) AWK
16 3 (1.89%) sed
Qualifications
1 52 (32.70%) Security Cleared
2 48 (30.19%) DV Cleared
3 32 (20.13%) Degree
4 19 (11.95%) ISEB
5 12 (7.55%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.89%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.26%) OSCP
7 2 (1.26%) OSCE
7 2 (1.26%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.66%) QA
2 8 (5.03%) SLA
3 2 (1.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.26%) Basel II
3 2 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (6.29%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.77%) Squid
2 6 (3.77%) qmail
3 5 (3.14%) NFS
3 5 (3.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.14%) Terminal Server
3 5 (3.14%) Samba
4 4 (2.52%) XenApp
5 3 (1.89%) vSphere
5 3 (1.89%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.63%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.63%) Postfix
6 1 (0.63%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 8 (5.03%) Tivoli
1 8 (5.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (2.52%) Nagios
2 4 (2.52%) Cacti
2 4 (2.52%) Puppet
2 4 (2.52%) Icinga
3 3 (1.89%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.63%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.63%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (0.63%) nmon
4 1 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 76 (47.80%) Oracle
2 27 (16.98%) Red Hat
3 20 (12.58%) IBM
4 19 (11.95%) Citrix
5 15 (9.43%) Microsoft
6 13 (8.18%) VMware
7 9 (5.66%) Cisco
8 8 (5.03%) NetApp
9 6 (3.77%) JBoss
9 6 (3.77%) HP
10 5 (3.14%) Adobe
11 4 (2.52%) Sun
11 4 (2.52%) SAP
12 3 (1.89%) Veritas
12 3 (1.89%) Symantec
12 3 (1.89%) Business Objects
12 3 (1.89%) Teradata
12 3 (1.89%) Brocade
13 1 (0.63%) Netezza
13 1 (0.63%) Green Hat