Period
to 20 October 2021

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 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
England > Midlands
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 291 170 294
Rank change year-on-year -121 +124 +18
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 38 34 38
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.36% 0.85% 0.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.81% 1.59% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 22 24 29
10th Percentile £36,250 £28,625 £31,100
25th Percentile £41,813 £31,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £39,250 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +21.02% -17.37% -1.04%
75th Percentile £63,438 £53,750 £55,000
90th Percentile £69,375 £54,625 £58,900
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

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 4,673 2,134 5,326
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 44.10% 53.42% 47.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3,568 1,784 4,627
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,075 £26,750
25th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £56,250 £53,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% +5.00%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in the Midlands

Shell Script
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Shell Script in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Shell Script in the Midlands

Shell Script
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Shell Script in the Midlands over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

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 October 2021. 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
West Midlands -102 22 £50,000 -4.76% 11
East Midlands -72 16 £47,500 +46.15% 4
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2021, 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 21 (55.26%) Linux
2 20 (52.63%) SQL
2 20 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (47.37%) Oracle
4 16 (42.11%) Unix
4 16 (42.11%) PL/SQL
5 14 (36.84%) Python
5 14 (36.84%) JIRA
5 14 (36.84%) Azure
6 13 (34.21%) Java
7 11 (28.95%) DevOps
8 9 (23.68%) Jenkins
8 9 (23.68%) PowerShell
9 8 (21.05%) Relational Database
9 8 (21.05%) Windows
9 8 (21.05%) Firewall
9 8 (21.05%) Social Skills
10 7 (18.42%) Change Management
10 7 (18.42%) VMware
10 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
10 7 (18.42%) DNS
10 7 (18.42%) Perl
10 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
10 7 (18.42%) Oracle Database
10 7 (18.42%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (15.79%) Windows Server
11 6 (15.79%) C
11 6 (15.79%) Tomcat
11 6 (15.79%) MySQL

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 6 (15.79%) Tomcat
2 5 (13.16%) Confluence
2 5 (13.16%) WebLogic
3 3 (7.89%) Apache
3 3 (7.89%) MS Exchange
4 2 (5.26%) JBoss
4 2 (5.26%) nginx
5 1 (2.63%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.63%) SAS
5 1 (2.63%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 14 (36.84%) Azure
2 5 (13.16%) AWS
2 5 (13.16%) GitHub
2 5 (13.16%) Power Platform
3 4 (10.53%) CloudBees
3 4 (10.53%) Tricentis Tosca
4 3 (7.89%) Microsoft 365
4 3 (7.89%) Serverless
5 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.63%) OpenShift
5 1 (2.63%) PowerApps
5 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.05%) Firewall
2 7 (18.42%) DNS
3 4 (10.53%) DHCP
3 4 (10.53%) Internet
3 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
4 3 (7.89%) Kerberos
4 3 (7.89%) LAN
4 3 (7.89%) VPN
4 3 (7.89%) WAN
5 1 (2.63%) IPsec
5 1 (2.63%) SSH
5 1 (2.63%) tcpdump
5 1 (2.63%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) Relational Database
2 7 (18.42%) Oracle Database
2 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
3 6 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (15.79%) MySQL
4 5 (13.16%) Power BI
5 4 (10.53%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (10.53%) Tableau
6 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (2.63%) DB2
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (2.63%) Pentaho
7 1 (2.63%) Sybase ASE
7 1 (2.63%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 14 (36.84%) JIRA
2 9 (23.68%) Jenkins
3 5 (13.16%) Bitbucket
3 5 (13.16%) Selenium
4 4 (10.53%) Ant
4 4 (10.53%) Appium
4 4 (10.53%) Artifactory
4 4 (10.53%) GitLab
4 4 (10.53%) HP UFT
4 4 (10.53%) JMeter
4 4 (10.53%) Liquibase
4 4 (10.53%) Maven
4 4 (10.53%) NeoLoad
4 4 (10.53%) ProC
4 4 (10.53%) REST Assured
4 4 (10.53%) SonarQube
5 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.63%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (2.63%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (21.05%) Social Skills
2 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.89%) Finance
4 1 (2.63%) Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Games
4 1 (2.63%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (21.05%) Developer
3 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Administrator
4 3 (7.89%) Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Architect
4 3 (7.89%) DBA
4 3 (7.89%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Product Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Technical Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Java Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Linux Scripter
5 2 (5.26%) Platform Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Site Reliability Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) REST
1 5 (13.16%) Web Services
2 4 (10.53%) JSON
2 4 (10.53%) XML
3 3 (7.89%) J2EE
3 3 (7.89%) JMS
3 3 (7.89%) LDAP
4 2 (5.26%) Spring
4 2 (5.26%) Velocity
5 1 (2.63%) .NET
5 1 (2.63%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.63%) CSS
5 1 (2.63%) HTML
5 1 (2.63%) Java EE
5 1 (2.63%) LAMP
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (2.63%) React
5 1 (2.63%) Spring Boot
5 1 (2.63%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Blog
1 4 (10.53%) Public Cloud
1 4 (10.53%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (7.89%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (7.89%) PKI
3 2 (5.26%) Cloud Native
3 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.63%) Replication
4 1 (2.63%) User Experience
4 1 (2.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (55.26%) Linux
2 16 (42.11%) Unix
3 8 (21.05%) Windows
4 6 (15.79%) Windows Server
5 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.26%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.63%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.95%) DevOps
3 7 (18.42%) Change Management
3 7 (18.42%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (15.79%) DevSecOps
4 6 (15.79%) ETL
4 6 (15.79%) Thought Leadership
5 5 (13.16%) Data Modelling
5 5 (13.16%) Load Balancing
5 5 (13.16%) Waterfall
6 4 (10.53%) Data Cleansing
6 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
6 4 (10.53%) Process Improvement
6 4 (10.53%) Risk Management
6 4 (10.53%) Static Code Analysis
6 4 (10.53%) Threat Modelling
7 3 (7.89%) Logistics
7 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
7 3 (7.89%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 20 (52.63%) SQL
2 16 (42.11%) PL/SQL
3 14 (36.84%) Python
4 13 (34.21%) Java
5 9 (23.68%) PowerShell
6 7 (18.42%) Perl
7 6 (15.79%) C
8 5 (13.16%) Bash Shell
8 5 (13.16%) C++
9 4 (10.53%) PHP
9 4 (10.53%) T-SQL
10 2 (5.26%) C#
10 2 (5.26%) C-shell
10 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
10 2 (5.26%) Korn
10 2 (5.26%) R
11 1 (2.63%) COBOL
11 1 (2.63%) Ruby
11 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.63%) Master's Degree
2 1 (2.63%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.26%) GDPR
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
3 3 (7.89%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.63%) Docker
4 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.63%) iptables
4 1 (2.63%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.63%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Active Directory Federation Services
1 3 (7.89%) Ansible
2 2 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.26%) Terraform
3 1 (2.63%) BMC Marimba
3 1 (2.63%) Cacti
3 1 (2.63%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.63%) Nagios
3 1 (2.63%) Proxmox
3 1 (2.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (47.37%) Oracle
2 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.42%) VMware
3 5 (13.16%) Informatica
4 4 (10.53%) Databricks
4 4 (10.53%) Delphix
4 4 (10.53%) Parasoft
4 4 (10.53%) Sybase
5 3 (7.89%) Citrix
5 3 (7.89%) Dell
5 3 (7.89%) JDA
5 3 (7.89%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.63%) AppDynamics
6 1 (2.63%) CA
6 1 (2.63%) LexisNexis
6 1 (2.63%) Percona
6 1 (2.63%) Splunk
6 1 (2.63%) Talend