Period
to 23 January 2019

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 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
England > North West
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 305 247 246
Rank change year-on-year -58 -1 -12
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 39 123 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.37% 0.96% 0.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.70% 1.69% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 30 88 90
North West median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +19.57% +26.03%
10th Percentile £33,625 £38,025 £32,500
90th Percentile £61,747 £70,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +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 5,543 7,263 7,083
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 52.31% 56.81% 57.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4,652 5,998 6,149
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 23 January 2019.

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 23 January 2019. 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 -42 19 £45,000 -25.00% 5
Cheshire +3 12 £45,000 -5.26% 4
Merseyside +3 8 £37,500 -31.82% 1
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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 26 (66.67%) Linux
2 22 (56.41%) Oracle
3 19 (48.72%) Python
4 17 (43.59%) Java
5 16 (41.03%) Unix
6 14 (35.90%) Windows
7 13 (33.33%) VMware
7 13 (33.33%) Bash Shell
8 12 (30.77%) SQL
9 11 (28.21%) Firewall
9 11 (28.21%) Puppet
10 10 (25.64%) Opscode Chef
10 10 (25.64%) SDLC
11 9 (23.08%) DevOps
11 9 (23.08%) Perl
11 9 (23.08%) AIX
11 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
12 8 (20.51%) Cisco
12 8 (20.51%) Configuration Management
12 8 (20.51%) Degree
12 8 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (17.95%) Hyper-V
13 7 (17.95%) Amazon AWS
13 7 (17.95%) Spring
13 7 (17.95%) Ruby
13 7 (17.95%) PowerHA
13 7 (17.95%) Big Data
13 7 (17.95%) MongoDB
13 7 (17.95%) Hibernate
13 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development

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 5 (12.82%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (10.26%) Apache Solr
3 2 (5.13%) CloudStack
3 2 (5.13%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.56%) Apache
4 1 (2.56%) JBoss
4 1 (2.56%) nginx
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.95%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.26%) SaaS
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.21%) Firewall
2 5 (12.82%) DNS
2 5 (12.82%) TCP/IP
3 4 (10.26%) Internet
3 4 (10.26%) SSL
4 3 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (2.56%) Cisco Firepower
5 1 (2.56%) LAN
5 1 (2.56%) NAS
5 1 (2.56%) Network Security
5 1 (2.56%) SAN
5 1 (2.56%) SSH
5 1 (2.56%) WAN
5 1 (2.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) Big Data
1 7 (17.95%) MongoDB
2 6 (15.38%) MySQL
2 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 5 (12.82%) Hadoop
3 5 (12.82%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (10.26%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (10.26%) NoSQL
5 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (2.56%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 3 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.13%) Gradle
2 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (5.13%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (2.56%) Ant
3 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.56%) JIRA
3 1 (2.56%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (2.56%) Selenium
General
1 6 (15.38%) Banking
2 5 (12.82%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Retail
3 4 (10.26%) Law
4 3 (7.69%) Games
4 3 (7.69%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.56%) Legal
5 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) Cisco Support
2 7 (17.95%) Developer
2 7 (17.95%) Technical Support
2 7 (17.95%) Unix Support
3 6 (15.38%) AWS Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Java Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Automation Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) AWS DevOps
5 4 (10.26%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 3 (7.69%) Administrator
6 3 (7.69%) Database Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Lead DevOps
6 3 (7.69%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (7.69%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.95%) Hibernate
1 7 (17.95%) Spring
2 5 (12.82%) LAMP
3 4 (10.26%) J2EE
3 4 (10.26%) SOAP
4 2 (5.13%) Anaconda
4 2 (5.13%) Web Services
5 1 (2.56%) Ajax
5 1 (2.56%) Celery
5 1 (2.56%) Django
5 1 (2.56%) DWR
5 1 (2.56%) HTML
5 1 (2.56%) ISPF
5 1 (2.56%) JavaFX
5 1 (2.56%) JSON
5 1 (2.56%) LDAP
5 1 (2.56%) Middleware
5 1 (2.56%) Struts
5 1 (2.56%) Velocity
5 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Clustering
2 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.69%) Data Structures
4 2 (5.13%) Algorithms
4 2 (5.13%) Mainframe
4 2 (5.13%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (5.13%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.56%) CMDB
5 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.56%) iPad
5 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 26 (66.67%) Linux
2 16 (41.03%) Unix
3 14 (35.90%) Windows
4 9 (23.08%) AIX
5 5 (12.82%) CentOS
5 5 (12.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (5.13%) Solaris
6 2 (5.13%) Windows Server
7 1 (2.56%) Debian
7 1 (2.56%) Fedora
7 1 (2.56%) HPUX
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (2.56%) SUSE
7 1 (2.56%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) SDLC
2 9 (23.08%) DevOps
3 8 (20.51%) Configuration Management
4 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (15.38%) Deployment Automation
6 5 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (12.82%) E-Commerce
6 5 (12.82%) Scrum
6 5 (12.82%) TDD
7 4 (10.26%) Benchmarking
7 4 (10.26%) Coaching
7 4 (10.26%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (10.26%) Load Testing
7 4 (10.26%) Open Source
8 3 (7.69%) Change Management
8 3 (7.69%) CRM
8 3 (7.69%) ETL
8 3 (7.69%) Risk Management
8 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (48.72%) Python
2 17 (43.59%) Java
3 13 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 12 (30.77%) SQL
5 9 (23.08%) Perl
6 7 (17.95%) Ruby
7 5 (12.82%) JavaScript
8 3 (7.69%) C
9 2 (5.13%) C++
9 2 (5.13%) PL/SQL
9 2 (5.13%) R
10 1 (2.56%) JCL
10 1 (2.56%) Kotlin
10 1 (2.56%) PHP
10 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) Degree
2 4 (10.26%) AWS Certification
3 2 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.56%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 1 (2.56%) CCSP
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.56%) CISSP
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) GDPR
2 1 (2.56%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.56%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (17.95%) Hyper-V
2 7 (17.95%) PowerHA
3 5 (12.82%) vSphere
4 4 (10.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 4 (10.26%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (7.69%) Corosync
5 3 (7.69%) Docker
6 2 (5.13%) HDFS
6 2 (5.13%) Xen
6 2 (5.13%) XenServer
7 1 (2.56%) Firmware
7 1 (2.56%) KVM
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (2.56%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 11 (28.21%) Puppet
2 10 (25.64%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (15.38%) Cobbler
4 4 (10.26%) Ansible
4 4 (10.26%) Nagios
5 3 (7.69%) HAProxy
5 3 (7.69%) Icinga
5 3 (7.69%) Kibana
5 3 (7.69%) Opsview
5 3 (7.69%) Pacemaker
6 2 (5.13%) Tivoli
7 1 (2.56%) Data Guard
7 1 (2.56%) HP SIM
7 1 (2.56%) Nessus
7 1 (2.56%) NetBackup
7 1 (2.56%) Nexpose
7 1 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (2.56%) SCCM
7 1 (2.56%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 22 (56.41%) Oracle
2 13 (33.33%) VMware
3 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 8 (20.51%) Cisco
5 7 (17.95%) IBM
5 7 (17.95%) Intel
6 6 (15.38%) Red Hat
7 4 (10.26%) ArcSight
7 4 (10.26%) CheckPoint
8 3 (7.69%) Ab Initio
8 3 (7.69%) Teradata
9 2 (5.13%) EnterpriseDB
9 2 (5.13%) SolarWinds
10 1 (2.56%) Fortinet
10 1 (2.56%) Kaspersky
10 1 (2.56%) Qualys
10 1 (2.56%) ServiceNow
10 1 (2.56%) Splunk
10 1 (2.56%) Tableau
10 1 (2.56%) Tripwire