The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 11 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 8.33% - 3.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.54% - 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Shell Script
Scotland

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

Programming Languages Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
26 34 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 72.22% 65.38% 32.53%
Number of salaries quoted 16 23 16
Average salary £35,250 £35,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.71% -24.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £49,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Shell Script
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Shell Script Salary Trend in West Lothian

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 (100.00%) UNIX
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 4 (44.44%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (33.33%) SAN
4 3 (33.33%) IBM
5 2 (22.22%) Veritas
5 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
5 2 (22.22%) Ab Initio
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) Solaris
5 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) J2EE
5 2 (22.22%) Jython
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
5 2 (22.22%) Java EE
5 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
5 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (11.11%) Finance
6 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
6 1 (11.11%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle ERP

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) UNIX Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Server Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Build Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Environment Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) J2EE
1 2 (22.22%) Java EE
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) UNIX
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
1 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (11.11%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) ERP
2 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Jython
2 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Ruby
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (11.11%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (22.22%) Veritas
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 2 (22.22%) Ab Initio
4 1 (11.11%) Symantec
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft