Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 171 176 161
Rank change year-on-year +5 -15 -32
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 26 39 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.67% 0.82% 0.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.38% 2.08% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 19 41 22
Birmingham median annual salary £43,500 £62,500 £54,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.40% +14.68% +9.00%
10th Percentile £30,500 £40,000 £37,825
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £43,750 £60,000 £44,298
% change year-on-year -27.08% +35.45% -11.40%

Shell Script is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1885 1878 1701
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 48.67% 39.45% 43.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1632 1570 1534
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Shell Script as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in Birmingham

Shell Script
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Shell Script in Birmingham

Shell Script
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Shell Script in Birmingham over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Shell Script in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (69.23%) Windows
3 16 (61.54%) Apache
4 14 (53.85%) Tomcat
5 13 (50.00%) Firewall
5 13 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 11 (42.31%) Unix
7 10 (38.46%) Finance
8 9 (34.62%) Python
9 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
9 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
9 8 (30.77%) SQL
9 8 (30.77%) MySQL
9 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
9 8 (30.77%) Open Source
9 8 (30.77%) Bash Shell
9 8 (30.77%) SDLC
10 7 (26.92%) vCenter Server
10 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (26.92%) Business Continuity Planning
10 7 (26.92%) KVM
10 7 (26.92%) DevOps
10 7 (26.92%) Ansible
10 7 (26.92%) vSphere
10 7 (26.92%) nginx
10 7 (26.92%) Puppet
10 7 (26.92%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (26.92%) CentOS
10 7 (26.92%) Handset

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 16 (61.54%) Apache
2 14 (53.85%) Tomcat
3 7 (26.92%) JBoss
3 7 (26.92%) nginx
4 3 (11.54%) WebLogic
5 1 (3.85%) OpenStack
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Application Server
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (50.00%) Firewall
2 6 (23.08%) Asterisk PBX
2 6 (23.08%) DHCP
2 6 (23.08%) DNS
2 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
2 6 (23.08%) VPN
3 4 (15.38%) Internet
4 3 (11.54%) SAN
4 3 (11.54%) Unified Communications
5 2 (7.69%) IMAP
5 2 (7.69%) S/MIME
5 2 (7.69%) SMTP
6 1 (3.85%) Ethernet
6 1 (3.85%) Modbus
6 1 (3.85%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) MySQL
1 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (23.08%) MariaDB
4 1 (3.85%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Jenkins
1 6 (23.08%) Vagrant
2 5 (19.23%) Bitbucket
2 5 (19.23%) Cucumber
2 5 (19.23%) Eclipse
2 5 (19.23%) IntelliJ
2 5 (19.23%) JBehave
2 5 (19.23%) JMeter
2 5 (19.23%) Maven
2 5 (19.23%) Selenium
2 5 (19.23%) SoapUI
2 5 (19.23%) Subversion
2 5 (19.23%) TeamCity
2 5 (19.23%) WATIR
2 5 (19.23%) WebDriver
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle APEX
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 7 (26.92%) Banking
3 6 (23.08%) Games
3 6 (23.08%) Retail
4 5 (19.23%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.85%) Local Government
5 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Analyst
1 7 (26.92%) Technical Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Administrator
2 6 (23.08%) Linux Administrator
2 6 (23.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 6 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (19.23%) QA Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) QA Test Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Test Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Applications Support
6 2 (7.69%) Email Specialist
6 2 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) AWS Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Linux Scripter
7 1 (3.85%) Linux Support
7 1 (3.85%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) LAMP
1 6 (23.08%) LEMP Stack
2 5 (19.23%) Gherkin
3 2 (7.69%) Java EE
4 1 (3.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Clustering
1 7 (26.92%) Handset
2 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
3 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (69.23%) Windows
3 13 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 11 (42.31%) Unix
5 7 (26.92%) CentOS
6 6 (23.08%) Debian
6 6 (23.08%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.85%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Open Source
1 8 (30.77%) SDLC
2 7 (26.92%) Business Continuity
2 7 (26.92%) Business Continuity Planning
2 7 (26.92%) Change Management
2 7 (26.92%) Configuration Management
2 7 (26.92%) DevOps
2 7 (26.92%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (23.08%) E-Commerce
3 6 (23.08%) Information Security
3 6 (23.08%) Web Development
4 5 (19.23%) BDD
4 5 (19.23%) Collateral Management
4 5 (19.23%) Performance Testing
4 5 (19.23%) Release Management
4 5 (19.23%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (19.23%) Software Testing
4 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
4 5 (19.23%) Translating Business Requirements
4 5 (19.23%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) Python
2 8 (30.77%) Bash Shell
2 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 8 (30.77%) SQL
3 7 (26.92%) Java
3 7 (26.92%) Perl
4 6 (23.08%) PHP
5 1 (3.85%) Ada
5 1 (3.85%) C
5 1 (3.85%) Go
5 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) CCNA
2 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (11.54%) MCSA
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.85%) OCP
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) QA
2 3 (11.54%) SLA
3 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
1 7 (26.92%) KVM
1 7 (26.92%) VMware ESXi
1 7 (26.92%) vSphere
2 6 (23.08%) Docker
2 6 (23.08%) pfSense
2 6 (23.08%) Samba
2 6 (23.08%) Virtual Servers
2 6 (23.08%) VirtualBox
3 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.85%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) Ansible
1 7 (26.92%) Puppet
1 7 (26.92%) vCenter Server
2 6 (23.08%) Salt
3 1 (3.85%) Data Guard
3 1 (3.85%) Netcool
3 1 (3.85%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 7 (26.92%) Cisco
2 7 (26.92%) Juniper
2 7 (26.92%) Red Hat
2 7 (26.92%) VMware
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle
4 2 (7.69%) Sybase
5 1 (3.85%) ServiceNow