The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 93 97
Rank change year-on-year +14 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 16 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.43% 0.37% 0.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.45% 0.92% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 4
Median salary £37,500 £53,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.24% +76.66%  
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 Edinburgh with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 652 546 635
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 58.11% 40.53% 47.00%
Number of salaries quoted 401 376 447
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,400 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Shell Script
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Shell Script in Edinburgh

Shell Script
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Shell Script in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Shell Script in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 17 (60.71%) SQL
1 17 (60.71%) Linux
2 15 (53.57%) Oracle
3 14 (50.00%) Finance
4 12 (42.86%) Oracle Database
5 11 (39.29%) Oracle Database 12c
5 11 (39.29%) PL/SQL
5 11 (39.29%) Unix
6 8 (28.57%) .NET
6 8 (28.57%) Red Hat
7 7 (25.00%) PowerBuilder
7 7 (25.00%) C#
7 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (25.00%) WPF
8 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (21.43%) Perl
8 6 (21.43%) Solaris
8 6 (21.43%) VMware
9 5 (17.86%) Oracle RMAN
9 5 (17.86%) Replication
9 5 (17.86%) Security Management
9 5 (17.86%) Samba
9 5 (17.86%) LDAP
9 5 (17.86%) NFS
9 5 (17.86%) RDBMS
9 5 (17.86%) SLA
9 5 (17.86%) Java
9 5 (17.86%) WebLogic
9 5 (17.86%) JBoss

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 5 (17.86%) JBoss
1 5 (17.86%) WebLogic
2 3 (10.71%) SAS
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.57%) HFM
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) LDAP
2 1 (3.57%) Firewall
2 1 (3.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 11 (39.29%) Oracle Database 12c
3 5 (17.86%) Oracle ODI
3 5 (17.86%) Oracle9i Database
3 5 (17.86%) RDBMS
3 5 (17.86%) Relational Database
4 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (10.71%) SAS Visual Analytics
5 2 (7.14%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 1 (3.57%) Apache Hive
6 1 (3.57%) Big Data
6 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) PowerBuilder
2 5 (17.86%) JIRA
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle APEX
General
1 14 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Retail
4 1 (3.57%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (17.86%) .NET Developer
3 5 (17.86%) DBA
3 5 (17.86%) Oracle DBA
4 4 (14.29%) Administrator
4 4 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (10.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) Database Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) E-Business Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Hadoop Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Java Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) SAS Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 1 (3.57%) Senior SAS Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) .NET
2 7 (25.00%) WPF
3 5 (17.86%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 2 (7.14%) JSON
4 2 (7.14%) RESTful
4 2 (7.14%) Web Services
4 2 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Replication
2 1 (3.57%) Clustering
2 1 (3.57%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 17 (60.71%) Linux
2 11 (39.29%) Unix
3 6 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (21.43%) Solaris
4 3 (10.71%) Windows
5 2 (7.14%) CentOS
5 2 (7.14%) Debian
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Management
2 5 (17.86%) Security Management
3 4 (14.29%) Analytics
3 4 (14.29%) Patch Management
4 3 (10.71%) Visual Analytics
5 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (7.14%) Migration
5 2 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (7.14%) SOA
6 1 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.57%) Data Analytics
6 1 (3.57%) ERP
6 1 (3.57%) High Availability
6 1 (3.57%) Project Management
6 1 (3.57%) Scrum
6 1 (3.57%) SDLC
6 1 (3.57%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (60.71%) SQL
2 11 (39.29%) PL/SQL
3 7 (25.00%) C#
4 6 (21.43%) Perl
5 5 (17.86%) Java
6 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.57%) Korn
7 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) SAS Certification
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (17.86%) NFS
2 5 (17.86%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (17.86%) Samba
3 1 (3.57%) HDFS
3 1 (3.57%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) Data Guard
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (7.14%) Nagios
3 1 (3.57%) Ansible
3 1 (3.57%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Oracle
2 8 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 6 (21.43%) VMware
4 2 (7.14%) Cognos
5 1 (3.57%) Cloudera
5 1 (3.57%) Hyperion
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.57%) Veritas
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Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
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