The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 131 175
Rank change year-on-year -43 +44  
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 33 52 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.84% 1.52% 0.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.40% 2.90% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 28 31 7
Median salary £70,000 £45,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +55.55% +21.62%  
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £51,970
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 Manchester with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2365 1796 1978
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 60.27% 52.65% 52.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2023 1525 1735
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Shell Script
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Shell Script in Manchester

Shell Script
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Shell Script in Manchester over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Shell Script in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 56 (84.85%) Puppet
2 54 (81.82%) Opscode Chef
3 50 (75.76%) Python
4 49 (74.24%) Unix
5 48 (72.73%) SQL
6 45 (68.18%) DevOps
7 43 (65.15%) Linux
8 39 (59.09%) vSphere
9 38 (57.58%) Oracle
9 38 (57.58%) Configuration Management
10 37 (56.06%) Ruby
11 35 (53.03%) Continuous Integration
11 35 (53.03%) Agile Software Development
12 34 (51.52%) Scrum
13 33 (50.00%) CloudStack
13 33 (50.00%) OpenStack
13 33 (50.00%) XenServer
13 33 (50.00%) EnterpriseDB
13 33 (50.00%) Xen
13 33 (50.00%) DSDM
14 30 (45.45%) RUP
14 30 (45.45%) Cobbler
15 29 (43.94%) Bash Shell
15 29 (43.94%) Tivoli
16 28 (42.42%) Windows
16 28 (42.42%) Ansible
17 22 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
18 19 (28.79%) SQL Server
19 16 (24.24%) ITIL
20 15 (22.73%) Microsoft

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 33 (50.00%) CloudStack
1 33 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 8 (12.12%) JBoss
2 8 (12.12%) WebLogic
2 8 (12.12%) WebSphere
3 6 (9.09%) IIS
4 5 (7.58%) Apache Spark
5 2 (3.03%) Apache
5 2 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (3.03%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 5 (7.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 22 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (10.61%) Google Cloud Platform
2 7 (10.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (10.61%) PaaS
3 2 (3.03%) GitHub
4 1 (1.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.64%) Firewall
2 6 (9.09%) Internet
3 2 (3.03%) HTTP
3 2 (3.03%) IMAP
3 2 (3.03%) SMTP
3 2 (3.03%) SS7
4 1 (1.52%) IPsec
4 1 (1.52%) LAN
4 1 (1.52%) SAN
4 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (28.79%) SQL Server
2 12 (18.18%) Hadoop
3 7 (10.61%) Big Data
3 7 (10.61%) Relational Database
4 5 (7.58%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.03%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (3.03%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 8 (12.12%) Subversion
2 8 (12.12%) TeamCity
3 7 (10.61%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.03%) GitLab
4 2 (3.03%) JIRA
4 2 (3.03%) JUnit
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (3.03%) Toad
4 2 (3.03%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (12.12%) Finance
2 7 (10.61%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.58%) Electronics
3 5 (7.58%) Manufacturing
3 5 (7.58%) Marketing
4 1 (1.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 34 (51.52%) DevOps Engineer
2 21 (31.82%) Platform Engineer
3 11 (16.67%) Architect
3 11 (16.67%) Cloud Architect
4 10 (15.15%) AWS Engineer
5 7 (10.61%) Technical Architect
6 6 (9.09%) Developer
6 6 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) Senior VMware Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Cloud Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) AWS DevOps
8 4 (6.06%) DevOps Architect
8 4 (6.06%) Lead DevOps
8 4 (6.06%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 4 (6.06%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Java Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Oracle Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.21%) .NET
2 9 (13.64%) Web Services
3 4 (6.06%) MSMQ
3 4 (6.06%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (4.55%) XML
5 2 (3.03%) CCXML
5 2 (3.03%) HTML
5 2 (3.03%) JSON
5 2 (3.03%) Oracle ADF
5 2 (3.03%) RESTful
5 2 (3.03%) SOAP
5 2 (3.03%) VXML
6 1 (1.52%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.52%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.52%) Apache Camel
6 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.52%) CSS
6 1 (1.52%) JDBC
6 1 (1.52%) jQuery
6 1 (1.52%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) Public Cloud
2 2 (3.03%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.52%) Clustering
3 1 (1.52%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 49 (74.24%) Unix
2 43 (65.15%) Linux
3 28 (42.42%) Windows
4 10 (15.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (9.09%) Windows Server
5 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.03%) CentOS
7 1 (1.52%) Debian
7 1 (1.52%) Solaris
7 1 (1.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (68.18%) DevOps
2 38 (57.58%) Configuration Management
3 35 (53.03%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (53.03%) Continuous Integration
4 34 (51.52%) Scrum
5 33 (50.00%) DSDM
6 30 (45.45%) RUP
7 16 (24.24%) ITIL
8 10 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (12.12%) OWASP
10 7 (10.61%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (10.61%) Open Source
11 6 (9.09%) Coaching
11 6 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (7.58%) Digital Marketing
12 5 (7.58%) Machine Learning
12 5 (7.58%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (7.58%) Programme Management
13 4 (6.06%) Auto-Scaling
13 4 (6.06%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 50 (75.76%) Python
2 48 (72.73%) SQL
3 37 (56.06%) Ruby
4 29 (43.94%) Bash Shell
5 11 (16.67%) Java
6 6 (9.09%) PowerShell
7 4 (6.06%) C++
7 4 (6.06%) Go
8 3 (4.55%) Perl
8 3 (4.55%) PHP
8 3 (4.55%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.03%) Scala
10 1 (1.52%) C#
10 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 39 (59.09%) vSphere
2 33 (50.00%) Xen
2 33 (50.00%) XenServer
3 11 (16.67%) Docker
4 6 (9.09%) Active Directory
4 6 (9.09%) vCloud
5 3 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (3.03%) VirtualBox
7 1 (1.52%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 56 (84.85%) Puppet
2 54 (81.82%) Opscode Chef
3 30 (45.45%) Cobbler
4 29 (43.94%) Tivoli
5 28 (42.42%) Ansible
6 6 (9.09%) SCCM
6 6 (9.09%) vMotion
7 4 (6.06%) Mesos
7 4 (6.06%) Terraform
8 2 (3.03%) Packer
9 1 (1.52%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 38 (57.58%) Oracle
2 33 (50.00%) EnterpriseDB
3 15 (22.73%) Microsoft
4 10 (15.15%) VMware
5 9 (13.64%) Red Hat
6 7 (10.61%) Google
7 6 (9.09%) Veeam
7 6 (9.09%) Zerto
8 5 (7.58%) SAP
9 1 (1.52%) Wonderware
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