Period
to 20 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 20 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
England > Midlands
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 266 315 284
Rank change year-on-year +49 -31 +36
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 125 77 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.85% 0.50% 0.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.66% 0.96% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 94 51 97
Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £41,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.51% -7.78% +12.50%
10th Percentile £36,500 £31,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £51,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -

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 the Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 7,548 8,062 8,768
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 51.59% 52.50% 46.42%
Number of salaries quoted 6,395 6,967 7,438
Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in the Midlands

Shell Script
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Shell Script in the Midlands

Shell Script
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Shell Script in the Midlands over the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Shell Script in the Midlands

Shell Script
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Shell Script within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 June 2018. 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
East Midlands +57 87 £55,000 +32.53% 5
West Midlands +23 38 £50,000 +21.95% 14
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, IT jobs citing Shell Script also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 109 (87.20%) Linux
2 74 (59.20%) Java
3 71 (56.80%) Ruby
4 69 (55.20%) Puppet
5 63 (50.40%) JavaScript
6 57 (45.60%) Software Engineering
7 56 (44.80%) Python
8 55 (44.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 55 (44.00%) Amazon AWS
8 55 (44.00%) DevOps
9 53 (42.40%) Windows
9 53 (42.40%) Agile Software Development
10 52 (41.60%) Perl
11 51 (40.80%) Configuration Management
12 46 (36.80%) PHP
12 46 (36.80%) BDD
12 46 (36.80%) Opscode Chef
13 45 (36.00%) NoSQL
14 42 (33.60%) C#
14 42 (33.60%) Coaching
15 40 (32.00%) Scrum
15 40 (32.00%) Jenkins
16 38 (30.40%) Test Automation
17 37 (29.60%) TDD
18 36 (28.80%) Oracle
18 36 (28.80%) PowerShell
19 32 (25.60%) Docker
20 31 (24.80%) Software Testing
20 31 (24.80%) Unix
21 30 (24.00%) PostgreSQL

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 18 (14.40%) Apache
2 13 (10.40%) IIS
3 6 (4.80%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.60%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.80%) JBoss
5 1 (0.80%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (0.80%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 55 (44.00%) Amazon AWS
1 55 (44.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.80%) Bluemix
2 6 (4.80%) GitHub
2 6 (4.80%) IBM Cloud
3 5 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.20%) DNS
2 2 (1.60%) FTP
2 2 (1.60%) Network Security
2 2 (1.60%) SSH
3 1 (0.80%) DHCP
3 1 (0.80%) Firewall
3 1 (0.80%) Internet
3 1 (0.80%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (36.00%) NoSQL
2 30 (24.00%) PostgreSQL
3 28 (22.40%) MySQL
4 24 (19.20%) Relational Database
5 16 (12.80%) SQL Server
6 15 (12.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 15 (12.00%) MongoDB
7 14 (11.20%) HBase
8 8 (6.40%) Big Data
8 8 (6.40%) MariaDB
8 8 (6.40%) Oracle Database
8 8 (6.40%) RDBMS
9 7 (5.60%) SAP HANA
10 6 (4.80%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (4.80%) Hadoop
11 3 (2.40%) Ingres
12 2 (1.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (1.60%) DB2
Development Applications
1 40 (32.00%) Jenkins
2 27 (21.60%) JUnit
3 16 (12.80%) Git (software)
3 16 (12.80%) JBehave
4 12 (9.60%) Cucumber
5 11 (8.80%) Selenium
6 10 (8.00%) IBM UrbanCode
6 10 (8.00%) SonarQube
6 10 (8.00%) Sonatype Nexus
7 7 (5.60%) Bitbucket
8 4 (3.20%) Maven
9 2 (1.60%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.80%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.80%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.80%) JMeter
10 1 (0.80%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.80%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.80%) Subversion
10 1 (0.80%) WATIR
10 1 (0.80%) WebDriver
General
1 27 (21.60%) Retail
2 11 (8.80%) Finance
3 7 (5.60%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.00%) Games
5 3 (2.40%) Legal
6 1 (0.80%) Banking
6 1 (0.80%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.80%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 31 (24.80%) Developer
2 26 (20.80%) DevOps Engineer
3 18 (14.40%) Linux Engineer
4 15 (12.00%) Administrator
5 13 (10.40%) DBA
5 13 (10.40%) Java Developer
6 11 (8.80%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 11 (8.80%) Software Engineer
6 11 (8.80%) Systems Administrator
6 11 (8.80%) Technical Manager
7 10 (8.00%) DevOps Manager
8 9 (7.20%) Java Engineer
8 9 (7.20%) Operations Engineer
9 8 (6.40%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 8 (6.40%) Site Reliability Engineer
9 8 (6.40%) Software Developer
10 7 (5.60%) Systems Engineer
11 6 (4.80%) Big Data Developer
11 6 (4.80%) Consultant
11 6 (4.80%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.20%) Spring
2 17 (13.60%) Hibernate
3 16 (12.80%) Node.js
3 16 (12.80%) RESTful
4 15 (12.00%) ActiveMQ
4 15 (12.00%) HornetQ
4 15 (12.00%) JMS
4 15 (12.00%) Kafka
5 13 (10.40%) Middleware
6 11 (8.80%) YAML
7 4 (3.20%) LAMP
8 3 (2.40%) HTML
8 3 (2.40%) Java EE
8 3 (2.40%) LAPP Stack
9 2 (1.60%) Apache Camel
9 2 (1.60%) Apache Flex
9 2 (1.60%) CSS
9 2 (1.60%) HTML5
10 1 (0.80%) Gherkin
10 1 (0.80%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 29 (23.20%) Algorithms
1 29 (23.20%) Data Structures
2 15 (12.00%) Clustering
2 15 (12.00%) Replication
2 15 (12.00%) Smart Meter
3 7 (5.60%) LPAR
4 6 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.80%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.40%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (2.40%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.60%) Video\Live Streaming
6 2 (1.60%) VLE
7 1 (0.80%) Fintech
7 1 (0.80%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 109 (87.20%) Linux
2 53 (42.40%) Windows
3 31 (24.80%) Unix
4 14 (11.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (8.00%) SUSE
6 9 (7.20%) CentOS
7 7 (5.60%) AIX
8 4 (3.20%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (45.60%) Software Engineering
2 55 (44.00%) DevOps
3 53 (42.40%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (40.80%) Configuration Management
5 46 (36.80%) BDD
6 42 (33.60%) Coaching
7 40 (32.00%) Scrum
8 38 (30.40%) Test Automation
9 37 (29.60%) TDD
10 31 (24.80%) Software Testing
11 29 (23.20%) Continuous Integration
11 29 (23.20%) Site Reliability Engineering
12 28 (22.40%) OO
13 22 (17.60%) Microservices
14 21 (16.80%) Open Source
15 19 (15.20%) Continuous Delivery
16 16 (12.80%) OOD
16 16 (12.80%) Performance Monitoring
16 16 (12.80%) System Testing
17 15 (12.00%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 74 (59.20%) Java
2 71 (56.80%) Ruby
3 63 (50.40%) JavaScript
4 56 (44.80%) Python
5 52 (41.60%) Perl
6 46 (36.80%) PHP
7 42 (33.60%) C#
8 36 (28.80%) PowerShell
9 30 (24.00%) Bash Shell
10 29 (23.20%) SQL
11 21 (16.80%) Scala
12 15 (12.00%) Groovy
12 15 (12.00%) Java 8
13 11 (8.80%) Korn
14 10 (8.00%) PL/SQL
15 8 (6.40%) T-SQL
16 3 (2.40%) C++
17 2 (1.60%) C
18 1 (0.80%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (4.80%) RHCE
2 4 (3.20%) Degree
3 3 (2.40%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (1.60%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.60%) Master's Degree
4 2 (1.60%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.80%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.60%) QA
3 1 (0.80%) PMO
System Software
1 32 (25.60%) Docker
2 6 (4.80%) Cronacle
2 6 (4.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.00%) iptables
4 3 (2.40%) Squid
5 2 (1.60%) Postfix
6 1 (0.80%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.80%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 69 (55.20%) Puppet
2 46 (36.80%) Opscode Chef
3 30 (24.00%) Ansible
4 15 (12.00%) Kubernetes
4 15 (12.00%) Marathon
5 13 (10.40%) Nagios
6 10 (8.00%) Red Hat Satellite
7 7 (5.60%) Terraform
8 6 (4.80%) Hadoop YARN
8 6 (4.80%) SELinux
8 6 (4.80%) ZABBIX
9 5 (4.00%) Docker Swarm
9 5 (4.00%) Rancher
10 2 (1.60%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 1 (0.80%) Cacti
11 1 (0.80%) EMC NetWorker
11 1 (0.80%) SCOM
11 1 (0.80%) SmoothWall
11 1 (0.80%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 36 (28.80%) Oracle
2 21 (16.80%) Red Hat
3 13 (10.40%) IBM
4 8 (6.40%) Microsoft
5 7 (5.60%) SAP
5 7 (5.60%) VMware
6 5 (4.00%) Google
7 4 (3.20%) Capita
8 2 (1.60%) Greenplum
8 2 (1.60%) Netezza
8 2 (1.60%) Teradata
8 2 (1.60%) Vertica
9 1 (0.80%) Informatica
9 1 (0.80%) McAfee
9 1 (0.80%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.80%) SolarWinds