The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 179 162 157
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -5
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 34 44 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.64% 0.86% 0.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.30% 1.74% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 21 40 26
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £60,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.67%
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 West Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2607 2526 2482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.42% 49.22% 49.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2348 2189 2164
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Shell Script
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Shell Script Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Shell Script
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Shell Script across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Shell Script Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Shell Script
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Shell Script within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
Coventry +1 12 £37,500 -28.57%
Shropshire - 10 £42,500 -
Birmingham -32 9 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Staffordshire +8 8 - -
Solihull +1 2 £30,500 -6.15%
Worcestershire - 1 £43,596 -
Shell Script
England

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 60 (77.92%) UNIX
2 48 (62.34%) SQL
3 46 (59.74%) Oracle
4 40 (51.95%) Linux
5 34 (44.16%) Java
6 27 (35.06%) J2EE
7 25 (32.47%) Perl
8 24 (31.17%) Tomcat
8 24 (31.17%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (29.87%) Performance Tuning
10 21 (27.27%) Maven
10 21 (27.27%) JMS
11 20 (25.97%) Python
12 18 (23.38%) Scrum
12 18 (23.38%) Ruby
13 17 (22.08%) SaaS
14 16 (20.78%) GlassFish
14 16 (20.78%) Kanban
14 16 (20.78%) Relational Database
14 16 (20.78%) Finance
14 16 (20.78%) EJB
15 15 (19.48%) JUnit
15 15 (19.48%) PostgreSQL
15 15 (19.48%) Enterprise Software
15 15 (19.48%) Opscode Chef
15 15 (19.48%) REST
15 15 (19.48%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (19.48%) Puppet
15 15 (19.48%) Amazon AWS
15 15 (19.48%) Software Engineering

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 24 (31.17%) Tomcat
2 16 (20.78%) GlassFish
3 9 (11.69%) WebLogic
4 8 (10.39%) Apache
5 5 (6.49%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (6.49%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.60%) Drupal
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (1.30%) nginx
7 1 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (5.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (3.90%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 17 (22.08%) SaaS
2 15 (19.48%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.39%) Firewall
2 5 (6.49%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.90%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (3.90%) SAN
4 1 (1.30%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.78%) Relational Database
2 15 (19.48%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (16.88%) RDBMS
4 13 (16.88%) Oracle Database
5 10 (12.99%) SQL Server
6 5 (6.49%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (6.49%) MySQL
7 3 (3.90%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (3.90%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (2.60%) Informix
8 2 (2.60%) MariaDB
8 2 (2.60%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (27.27%) Maven
2 15 (19.48%) JUnit
3 8 (10.39%) Subversion
4 6 (7.79%) NetBeans
4 6 (7.79%) Ant
4 6 (7.79%) Eclipse
5 3 (3.90%) Toad
6 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.30%) Hudson
6 1 (1.30%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.30%) ProC
General
1 16 (20.78%) Finance
2 6 (7.79%) Retail
3 4 (5.19%) Back Office
4 3 (3.90%) German Language
4 3 (3.90%) Law
5 2 (2.60%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 25 (32.47%) Developer
2 16 (20.78%) Software Engineer
3 13 (16.88%) Senior Software Engineer
4 10 (12.99%) AWS Developer
5 8 (10.39%) Java Developer
6 7 (9.09%) Analyst
6 7 (9.09%) Applications Support
7 6 (7.79%) Architect
7 6 (7.79%) DBA
7 6 (7.79%) Java Architect
8 5 (6.49%) Technical Analyst
9 4 (5.19%) Senior Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Oracle DBA
9 4 (5.19%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Support Manager
9 4 (5.19%) Applications Support Manager
9 4 (5.19%) Applications Manager
10 3 (3.90%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (3.90%) Oracle Applications DBA
10 3 (3.90%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (35.06%) J2EE
2 21 (27.27%) JMS
3 16 (20.78%) EJB
4 15 (19.48%) REST
5 14 (18.18%) Java EE
6 13 (16.88%) XML
7 11 (14.29%) Spring
8 7 (9.09%) JSP
8 7 (9.09%) XSLT
9 6 (7.79%) JMX
9 6 (7.79%) JAXB
9 6 (7.79%) SAX
9 6 (7.79%) DOM
9 6 (7.79%) SOAP
9 6 (7.79%) Struts
9 6 (7.79%) Web Services
9 6 (7.79%) JavaBeans
9 6 (7.79%) Mustache
9 6 (7.79%) KnockoutJS
9 6 (7.79%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.48%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (7.79%) Client/Server
3 3 (3.90%) Open Source
3 3 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.90%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.60%) Clustering
4 2 (2.60%) Replication
4 2 (2.60%) Handset
4 2 (2.60%) Derivative
5 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.30%) LPAR
5 1 (1.30%) HACMP
5 1 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 60 (77.92%) UNIX
2 40 (51.95%) Linux
3 11 (14.29%) Windows
4 7 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (6.49%) CentOS
6 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.90%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (3.90%) Windows XP
6 3 (3.90%) Solaris
6 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.60%) AIX
7 2 (2.60%) FreeBSD
7 2 (2.60%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.30%) HPUX
8 1 (1.30%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (31.17%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (29.87%) Performance Tuning
3 18 (23.38%) Scrum
4 16 (20.78%) Kanban
5 15 (19.48%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (19.48%) Software Engineering
6 13 (16.88%) Refactoring
6 13 (16.88%) Mentoring
6 13 (16.88%) Continuous Delivery
7 10 (12.99%) ETL
8 8 (10.39%) Build Automation
9 7 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (7.79%) SOA
10 6 (7.79%) Web Design
10 6 (7.79%) UML
10 6 (7.79%) Unit Testing
10 6 (7.79%) Multithreading
10 6 (7.79%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (6.49%) Configuration Management
12 4 (5.19%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 48 (62.34%) SQL
2 34 (44.16%) Java
3 25 (32.47%) Perl
4 20 (25.97%) Python
5 18 (23.38%) Ruby
6 11 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 6 (7.79%) C
7 6 (7.79%) XPath
8 5 (6.49%) C++
9 4 (5.19%) C#
10 3 (3.90%) Bash Shell
10 3 (3.90%) PHP
11 2 (2.60%) Objective-C
11 2 (2.60%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.60%) COBOL
12 1 (1.30%) ActionScript 2.0
12 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.30%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 5 (6.49%) Degree
2 3 (3.90%) GCFA
2 3 (3.90%) CEH
2 3 (3.90%) OSCP
2 3 (3.90%) GIAC
2 3 (3.90%) SSCP
2 3 (3.90%) CISSP
3 2 (2.60%) CCNA
3 2 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.60%) MCSA
3 2 (2.60%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.30%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.49%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (6.49%) vSphere
1 5 (6.49%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.30%) Xen
2 1 (1.30%) KVM
Systems Management
1 15 (19.48%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (19.48%) Puppet
2 14 (18.18%) Nagios
3 13 (16.88%) OpenNMS
4 4 (5.19%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (5.19%) Data Guard
5 3 (3.90%) Foglight
6 1 (1.30%) SCOM
6 1 (1.30%) Cacti
6 1 (1.30%) yum
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 46 (59.74%) Oracle
2 14 (18.18%) Teradata
3 9 (11.69%) Red Hat
4 5 (6.49%) Cisco
4 5 (6.49%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.49%) SAP
4 5 (6.49%) VMware
4 5 (6.49%) Juniper
5 1 (1.30%) LANDesk
5 1 (1.30%) IBM
5 1 (1.30%) Sybase