Period
to 20 February 2018

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

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
England > North West
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 255 238 218
Rank change year-on-year -17 -20 +101
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 117 117 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.91% 0.95% 1.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.59% 1.64% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 85 85 89
North West median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +28.21% +11.43%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,600 £21,750
90th Percentile £71,500 £70,000 £54,000
England median annual salary £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.86% +5.00% -

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 North West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 7,364 7,151 6,068
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 57.23% 58.05% 50.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6,118 6,179 5,222
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in the North West

Shell Script
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Shell Script in the North West

Shell Script
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Shell Script in the North West over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Shell Script in the North West

Shell Script
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Shell Script within the North West region over the 6 months to 20 February 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
Manchester -6 50 £60,000 +17.65% 9
Cheshire -11 46 £46,500 -40.00% 6
Merseyside -6 19 £55,000 +7.32% 1
Lancashire +8 1 £22,500 -35.71%
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 North West region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 82 (70.09%) Unix
2 80 (68.38%) Linux
3 57 (48.72%) SQL
4 55 (47.01%) Finance
5 54 (46.15%) Python
6 45 (38.46%) DevOps
7 43 (36.75%) Agile Software Development
8 40 (34.19%) Oracle
9 39 (33.33%) Windows
10 38 (32.48%) Bash Shell
11 35 (29.91%) Java
12 29 (24.79%) Amazon AWS
12 29 (24.79%) Banking
13 27 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
14 25 (21.37%) Configuration Management
15 24 (20.51%) Open Source
15 24 (20.51%) Ruby
15 24 (20.51%) Opscode Chef
16 21 (17.95%) PowerShell
17 20 (17.09%) Red Hat
17 20 (17.09%) Scrum
17 20 (17.09%) RUP
17 20 (17.09%) DSDM
18 19 (16.24%) Middleware
19 18 (15.38%) SAN
19 18 (15.38%) SQL Server
19 18 (15.38%) OO
19 18 (15.38%) Puppet
20 16 (13.68%) JavaScript
20 16 (13.68%) HPUX

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 11 (9.40%) Apache
1 11 (9.40%) JBoss
2 10 (8.55%) Confluence
3 8 (6.84%) OpenStack
3 8 (6.84%) Tomcat
3 8 (6.84%) WebSphere
4 6 (5.13%) CloudStack
4 6 (5.13%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (3.42%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (2.56%) IIS
7 2 (1.71%) CMS
7 2 (1.71%) Drupal
7 2 (1.71%) iPlanet
7 2 (1.71%) nginx
7 2 (1.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.71%) WordPress
8 1 (0.85%) IBM HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 4 (3.42%) Magento
2 2 (1.71%) OpenCart
2 2 (1.71%) osCommerce
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 29 (24.79%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (8.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.13%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (5.13%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (3.42%) Amazon S3
4 4 (3.42%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (2.56%) OpenShift
6 2 (1.71%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (1.71%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (1.71%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.71%) PaaS
6 2 (1.71%) Route 53
6 2 (1.71%) Serverless
6 2 (1.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (15.38%) SAN
2 8 (6.84%) HTTP
3 5 (4.27%) Firewall
3 5 (4.27%) SSL
4 3 (2.56%) Internet
5 2 (1.71%) IPsec
5 2 (1.71%) OpenVPN
6 1 (0.85%) DMZ
6 1 (0.85%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.11%) Big Data
2 13 (11.11%) MySQL
3 9 (7.69%) Oracle Database
4 8 (6.84%) MongoDB
5 6 (5.13%) Hadoop
5 6 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (3.42%) Data Mining
7 3 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (2.56%) PowerCenter
7 3 (2.56%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (1.71%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 2 (1.71%) Cognos Report Studio
8 2 (1.71%) Cognos Transformer
8 2 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (1.71%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.71%) Redis
8 2 (1.71%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 15 (12.82%) Git (software)
2 13 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 12 (10.26%) JIRA
4 6 (5.13%) GitLab
5 5 (4.27%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (3.42%) PHPUnit
7 3 (2.56%) Bitbucket
7 3 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (2.56%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (2.56%) Subversion
8 2 (1.71%) Bazaar
8 2 (1.71%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.71%) PhantomJS
8 2 (1.71%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.71%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.85%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.85%) PhpStorm
9 1 (0.85%) SonarQube
General
1 55 (47.01%) Finance
2 29 (24.79%) Banking
3 15 (12.82%) Investment Banking
3 15 (12.82%) Law
4 7 (5.98%) Advertising
5 5 (4.27%) Electronics
5 5 (4.27%) Manufacturing
5 5 (4.27%) Marketing
5 5 (4.27%) Retail
5 5 (4.27%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.42%) Games
7 1 (0.85%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 33 (28.21%) DevOps Engineer
2 20 (17.09%) Platform Engineer
3 18 (15.38%) Developer
4 13 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (10.26%) Architect
6 8 (6.84%) Administrator
7 7 (5.98%) Applications Support
7 7 (5.98%) HPUX Administrator
7 7 (5.98%) HPUX Engineer
7 7 (5.98%) Oracle Developer
8 6 (5.13%) Analyst
8 6 (5.13%) Linux Software Architect
8 6 (5.13%) Software Architect
8 6 (5.13%) Unix Engineer
9 5 (4.27%) Cloud Architect
9 5 (4.27%) Senior DevOps
9 5 (4.27%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 5 (4.27%) Software Engineer
9 5 (4.27%) SQL Developer
10 4 (3.42%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (16.24%) Middleware
2 12 (10.26%) HTML
3 11 (9.40%) LDAP
3 11 (9.40%) Web Services
4 8 (6.84%) .NET
4 8 (6.84%) REST
5 7 (5.98%) jQuery
6 6 (5.13%) CSS
6 6 (5.13%) LAMP
6 6 (5.13%) MSMQ
6 6 (5.13%) RabbitMQ
6 6 (5.13%) SOAP
6 6 (5.13%) Spring
7 5 (4.27%) Elastic Stack
7 5 (4.27%) HTML5
7 5 (4.27%) Node.js
7 5 (4.27%) ODBC
8 4 (3.42%) Spring Integration
8 4 (3.42%) Symfony
9 3 (2.56%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.98%) User Experience
2 6 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.13%) Public Cloud
3 3 (2.56%) Clustering
3 3 (2.56%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.71%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.71%) Fintech
4 2 (1.71%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.71%) Replication
5 1 (0.85%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (0.85%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.85%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 82 (70.09%) Unix
2 80 (68.38%) Linux
3 39 (33.33%) Windows
4 16 (13.68%) HPUX
5 14 (11.97%) Windows Server
6 8 (6.84%) AIX
7 4 (3.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (38.46%) DevOps
2 43 (36.75%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (21.37%) Configuration Management
5 24 (20.51%) Open Source
6 20 (17.09%) DSDM
6 20 (17.09%) RUP
6 20 (17.09%) Scrum
7 18 (15.38%) OO
8 15 (12.82%) Wealth Management
9 14 (11.97%) ITIL
9 14 (11.97%) Risk Management
9 14 (11.97%) SDLC
10 13 (11.11%) Server Hardening
11 10 (8.55%) Analytics
12 9 (7.69%) Machine Learning
13 8 (6.84%) Change Management
13 8 (6.84%) Continuous Delivery
14 7 (5.98%) Business Intelligence
14 7 (5.98%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (48.72%) SQL
2 54 (46.15%) Python
3 38 (32.48%) Bash Shell
4 35 (29.91%) Java
5 24 (20.51%) Ruby
6 21 (17.95%) PowerShell
7 16 (13.68%) JavaScript
8 13 (11.11%) C++
9 11 (9.40%) PHP
10 10 (8.55%) Perl
11 8 (6.84%) PL/SQL
12 7 (5.98%) C
13 6 (5.13%) Go
14 4 (3.42%) C#
15 3 (2.56%) Korn
16 2 (1.71%) Groovy
16 2 (1.71%) R
16 2 (1.71%) T-SQL
17 1 (0.85%) JCL
17 1 (0.85%) sed
Qualifications
1 11 (9.40%) Degree
2 2 (1.71%) AWS Certification
2 2 (1.71%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (1.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (0.85%) ISEB
3 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.71%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (12.82%) Docker
2 6 (5.13%) vSphere
2 6 (5.13%) Xen
2 6 (5.13%) XenServer
3 2 (1.71%) PowerHA
3 2 (1.71%) Varnish
4 1 (0.85%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 24 (20.51%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (15.38%) Puppet
3 16 (13.68%) Tivoli
4 15 (12.82%) Cobbler
5 14 (11.97%) Ansible
6 11 (9.40%) Kubernetes
7 9 (7.69%) BladeLogic
8 8 (6.84%) Nagios
9 7 (5.98%) CA Wily
10 6 (5.13%) Mesos
10 6 (5.13%) Terraform
11 5 (4.27%) Marathon
11 5 (4.27%) rkt
12 4 (3.42%) Kibana
12 4 (3.42%) logstash
13 2 (1.71%) CFEngine
13 2 (1.71%) Ganglia
13 2 (1.71%) Rancher
13 2 (1.71%) SCCM
13 2 (1.71%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 40 (34.19%) Oracle
2 20 (17.09%) Red Hat
3 15 (12.82%) EnterpriseDB
4 14 (11.97%) HP
5 13 (11.11%) 3PAR
6 10 (8.55%) Google
7 8 (6.84%) IBM
8 6 (5.13%) CA
8 6 (5.13%) CA Agile Central
8 6 (5.13%) Capita
9 5 (4.27%) SAP
10 4 (3.42%) AppDynamics
10 4 (3.42%) Hummingbird
10 4 (3.42%) Informatica
10 4 (3.42%) Tableau
10 4 (3.42%) Zend
11 3 (2.56%) Ab Initio
12 2 (1.71%) Microsoft
12 2 (1.71%) Veritas
12 2 (1.71%) VMware