The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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)
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 54 55
Rank change year-on-year -2 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 8 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.43% 1.43% 1.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.59% 2.73% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 5
Median salary £40,000 £33,750 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.51% +46.73%  
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 Merseyside with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 309 256 262
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 55.08% 52.46% 53.80%
Number of salaries quoted 255 204 217
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Shell Script
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Shell Script in Merseyside

Shell Script
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

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

Salary histogram for Shell Script in Merseyside

Shell Script
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Shell Script within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +2 8 £40,000 +6.66%
Shell Script
North West

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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 21 (87.50%) Unix
2 15 (62.50%) Linux
3 13 (54.17%) SQL
3 13 (54.17%) Oracle
4 12 (50.00%) Windows
4 12 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 12 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 11 (45.83%) SC Cleared
5 11 (45.83%) Security Cleared
5 11 (45.83%) HPUX
5 11 (45.83%) Red Hat
5 11 (45.83%) Migration
6 10 (41.67%) Finance
6 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (37.50%) Data Migration
7 9 (37.50%) Siebel
8 7 (29.17%) PL/SQL
8 7 (29.17%) Data Modelling
8 7 (29.17%) Informatica
8 7 (29.17%) Siebel EIM
9 6 (25.00%) SAN
9 6 (25.00%) Server Hardening
10 5 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (20.83%) HP
11 4 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
12 3 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
12 3 (12.50%) Degree
12 3 (12.50%) QA
12 3 (12.50%) Banking
12 3 (12.50%) IIS

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (12.50%) IIS
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (4.17%) Apache Pig
3 1 (4.17%) Apache Spark
3 1 (4.17%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.17%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (8.33%) FTP
2 2 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) Siebel EIM
2 2 (8.33%) InterSystems Cache
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.17%) Apache Hive
3 1 (4.17%) Big Data
3 1 (4.17%) Data Mining
3 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (41.67%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Electronics
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Linux Engineer
1 5 (20.83%) Windows Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Unix Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Administrator
3 2 (8.33%) Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) PowerShell Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Siebel Administrator
3 2 (8.33%) Siebel Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Data Scientist
4 1 (4.17%) DBA
4 1 (4.17%) HPUX Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) HPUX Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared DBA
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Data Scientist
4 1 (4.17%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Web Services
1 2 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Clustering
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) Public Cloud
3 1 (4.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (87.50%) Unix
2 15 (62.50%) Linux
3 12 (50.00%) Windows
3 12 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 11 (45.83%) HPUX
5 5 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Migration
2 9 (37.50%) Data Migration
3 7 (29.17%) Data Modelling
4 6 (25.00%) Server Hardening
5 4 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (8.33%) Database Security
6 2 (8.33%) Database Tuning
6 2 (8.33%) EAI
6 2 (8.33%) ITIL
6 2 (8.33%) ITIL V3
6 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
6 2 (8.33%) Patch Management
6 2 (8.33%) SDLC
6 2 (8.33%) Security Management
6 2 (8.33%) Software Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) SQL
2 12 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 7 (29.17%) PL/SQL
4 2 (8.33%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
5 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.17%) MATLAB
5 1 (4.17%) Python
5 1 (4.17%) R
5 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) SC Cleared
1 11 (45.83%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) Degree
3 2 (8.33%) Siebel Certification
4 1 (4.17%) MCSE
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (4.17%) zsh
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (8.33%) Nagios
2 2 (8.33%) OpenView
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (8.33%) Puppet
2 2 (8.33%) SCOM
2 2 (8.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Oracle
2 11 (45.83%) Red Hat
3 9 (37.50%) Siebel
4 7 (29.17%) Informatica
5 5 (20.83%) HP
6 2 (8.33%) InterSystems
7 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.17%) Splunk