The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Shell Script skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 67 68
Rank change year-on-year -4 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 1 25 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.15% 2.70% 2.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.39% 6.46% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 19 24
Median salary - £55,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +18.27%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +17.64% -3.40%  

Shell Script is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 254 387 469
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 38.72% 41.79% 41.36%
Number of salaries quoted 210 337 375
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.78% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing Shell Script as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in Bedfordshire

Shell Script
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Shell Script in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, IT jobs citing Shell Script also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) Unix
3 6 (54.55%) Oracle
4 5 (45.45%) AIX
5 4 (36.36%) IBM
5 4 (36.36%) SAN
5 4 (36.36%) Java
5 4 (36.36%) ITIL
5 4 (36.36%) SOAP
5 4 (36.36%) Web Services
5 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
5 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (36.36%) PCI DSS
5 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (36.36%) LPAR
5 4 (36.36%) RESTful
5 4 (36.36%) High Availability
5 4 (36.36%) PowerHA
5 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (36.36%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (27.27%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (27.27%) Capacity Management
6 3 (27.27%) JSON
6 3 (27.27%) LPIC
6 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
6 3 (27.27%) TIBCO EMS
6 3 (27.27%) Kibana
6 3 (27.27%) SLA
6 3 (27.27%) BEA
6 3 (27.27%) TIBCO

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (27.27%) WebLogic
1 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
2 1 (9.09%) SAS
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) Kerberos
2 1 (9.09%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (9.09%) DB2
1 1 (9.09%) Impala
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (9.09%) PowerCenter
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Administrator
1 3 (27.27%) Consultant
1 3 (27.27%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
1 3 (27.27%) Senior TIBCO Specialist
1 3 (27.27%) Senior TIBCO Support
1 3 (27.27%) Support Specialist
1 3 (27.27%) TIBCO Specialist
1 3 (27.27%) TIBCO Support
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Unix Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Support
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Linux Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Linux Support
3 1 (9.09%) Senior WebLogic Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) WebLogic Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) RESTful
1 4 (36.36%) SOAP
1 4 (36.36%) Web Services
2 3 (27.27%) JSON
2 3 (27.27%) Middleware
2 3 (27.27%) Rendezvous
2 3 (27.27%) TIBCO EMS
2 3 (27.27%) XML
2 3 (27.27%) XML Schema
2 3 (27.27%) XSLT
3 1 (9.09%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) J2EE
3 1 (9.09%) ODBC
3 1 (9.09%) REST
3 1 (9.09%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (36.36%) LPAR
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) Unix
3 5 (45.45%) AIX
4 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (18.18%) Windows
6 1 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (36.36%) High Availability
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
1 4 (36.36%) Performance Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) Capacity Management
2 3 (27.27%) CRM
3 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (9.09%) Identity Management
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) AWK
3 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
3 1 (9.09%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) C-shell
3 1 (9.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) LPIC
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) PCI DSS
2 3 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) PowerHA
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (9.09%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Kibana
1 3 (27.27%) TIBCO Hawk
2 2 (18.18%) Tivoli
2 2 (18.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Data Guard
3 1 (9.09%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) IBM
2 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
3 3 (27.27%) BEA
3 3 (27.27%) SAP
3 3 (27.27%) TIBCO
4 1 (9.09%) CA
4 1 (9.09%) Dell
4 1 (9.09%) MicroStrategy