Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 58 59
Rank change year-on-year -11 +1 +13
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 18 50 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.82% 3.85% 2.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.33% 7.14% 5.94%
Number of salaries quoted 12 24 8
Merseyside median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% +22.58% -13.89%
10th Percentile £41,250 £31,250 £29,600
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £45,000
North West median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +29.41% +16.44% -18.89%

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 Merseyside with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 541 700 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 54.81% 53.93% 46.65%
Number of salaries quoted 406 500 343
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £23,850
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,250 £51,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

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 6 months to 18 November 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -5 17 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Birkenhead - 1 £32,500 -
Shell Script
North West

For the 6 months to 18 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 15 (83.33%) Unix
2 14 (77.78%) HPUX
2 14 (77.78%) SAN
2 14 (77.78%) Red Hat
2 14 (77.78%) PowerShell
3 13 (72.22%) HP
4 11 (61.11%) Linux
4 11 (61.11%) Windows
4 11 (61.11%) 3PAR
4 11 (61.11%) Server Hardening
4 11 (61.11%) Windows Server
5 10 (55.56%) Finance
6 7 (38.89%) Banking
7 4 (22.22%) SQL
8 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell
9 2 (11.11%) PHPUnit
9 2 (11.11%) HTML5
9 2 (11.11%) Bazaar
9 2 (11.11%) Node.js
9 2 (11.11%) CSS3
9 2 (11.11%) Laravel
9 2 (11.11%) OO PHP
9 2 (11.11%) User Experience
9 2 (11.11%) PhantomJS
9 2 (11.11%) OpenCart
9 2 (11.11%) Perl
9 2 (11.11%) PHP
9 2 (11.11%) HTML
9 2 (11.11%) Java

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 2 (11.11%) CMS
1 2 (11.11%) Drupal
1 2 (11.11%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Magento
1 2 (11.11%) OpenCart
1 2 (11.11%) osCommerce
Communications & Networking
1 14 (77.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MySQL
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Bazaar
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.11%) Mercurial
1 2 (11.11%) PhantomJS
1 2 (11.11%) PHPUnit
1 2 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (5.56%) Hudson
2 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.56%) NUnit
2 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Advertising
4 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) HPUX Engineer
3 6 (33.33%) Administrator
3 6 (33.33%) HPUX Administrator
4 3 (16.67%) Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Magento Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Magento Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Automation Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Manual Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Murex Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Murex Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) QA Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Software Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) CakePHP
1 2 (11.11%) CSS
1 2 (11.11%) CSS3
1 2 (11.11%) HTML
1 2 (11.11%) HTML5
1 2 (11.11%) jQuery
1 2 (11.11%) Laravel
1 2 (11.11%) MooTools
1 2 (11.11%) Node.js
1 2 (11.11%) Symfony
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Unix
2 14 (77.78%) HPUX
3 11 (61.11%) Linux
3 11 (61.11%) Windows
3 11 (61.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Server Hardening
2 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
2 2 (11.11%) OO
2 2 (11.11%) OO PHP
2 2 (11.11%) Web Development
3 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (5.56%) Functional Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Load Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Manual Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.56%) Performance Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Scalability Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Stress Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
3 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
3 1 (5.56%) Usability Testing
3 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) PowerShell
2 4 (22.22%) SQL
3 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.11%) Java
4 2 (11.11%) Perl
4 2 (11.11%) PHP
4 2 (11.11%) Python
4 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) ISEB
1 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Red Hat
2 13 (72.22%) HP
3 11 (61.11%) 3PAR
4 2 (11.11%) Zend
5 1 (5.56%) Murex
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle