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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
England / North West
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 189 197 219
Rank change year-on-year +8 +22  
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 90 41 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.32% 0.73% 0.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.24% 1.36% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 63 31 11
Median salary £60,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.17% +21.42%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  

Shell Script is in the programming language skills category. The next 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 programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 4009 3017 3334
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 58.67% 53.63% 52.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3437 2605 2834
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Shell Script as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +18 66 £60,000 +41.17% 8
Cheshire -13 19 £45,000 +28.57% 4
Merseyside -6 3 £29,500 +9.25% 2
Lancashire +2 1 £57,500 +49.35%
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 North West region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 109 (78.42%) SQL
2 108 (77.70%) Unix
3 81 (58.27%) Puppet
3 81 (58.27%) Opscode Chef
4 76 (54.68%) DevOps
5 74 (53.24%) Python
6 73 (52.52%) Linux
7 59 (42.45%) Oracle
8 57 (41.01%) SQL Server
9 56 (40.29%) Windows
9 56 (40.29%) Finance
10 54 (38.85%) Agile Software Development
11 48 (34.53%) Java
11 48 (34.53%) Ansible
12 44 (31.65%) Hadoop
13 43 (30.94%) Business Intelligence
14 41 (29.50%) Big Data
15 40 (28.78%) Amazon AWS
16 37 (26.62%) Relational Database
17 35 (25.18%) Continuous Integration
17 35 (25.18%) Ruby
18 34 (24.46%) Marketing
18 34 (24.46%) Manufacturing
18 34 (24.46%) Telecoms
18 34 (24.46%) .NET
18 34 (24.46%) Open Source
18 34 (24.46%) Public Cloud
19 33 (23.74%) Bash Shell
19 33 (23.74%) SAP
19 33 (23.74%) Electronics

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 29 (20.86%) CloudStack
1 29 (20.86%) OpenStack
2 26 (18.71%) Apache Spark
3 10 (7.19%) Apache
4 6 (4.32%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (4.32%) Tomcat
5 5 (3.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (2.88%) Confluence
6 4 (2.88%) IBM HTTP Server
6 4 (2.88%) JBoss
7 3 (2.16%) IIS
7 3 (2.16%) WordPress
8 2 (1.44%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.72%) CMS
9 1 (0.72%) Drupal
9 1 (0.72%) nginx
9 1 (0.72%) OpenROAD
9 1 (0.72%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 32 (23.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (3.60%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (3.60%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (3.60%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (1.44%) Magento
3 2 (1.44%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.44%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.72%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.72%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.72%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 40 (28.78%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (20.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (20.14%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (6.47%) PaaS
5 4 (2.88%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.72%) IaaS
6 1 (0.72%) Office 365
6 1 (0.72%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.35%) HTTP
2 5 (3.60%) DNS
3 4 (2.88%) LDAP
3 4 (2.88%) WAN
4 3 (2.16%) LAN
5 2 (1.44%) BGP
5 2 (1.44%) Firewall
5 2 (1.44%) SSL
5 2 (1.44%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.72%) DWDM
6 1 (0.72%) EIGRP
6 1 (0.72%) IPv4
6 1 (0.72%) L2TP
6 1 (0.72%) MPLS
6 1 (0.72%) OSPF
6 1 (0.72%) PBX
6 1 (0.72%) PPP
6 1 (0.72%) SS7
6 1 (0.72%) VoIP
6 1 (0.72%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (41.01%) SQL Server
2 44 (31.65%) Hadoop
3 41 (29.50%) Big Data
4 37 (26.62%) Relational Database
5 13 (9.35%) Oracle Database
6 11 (7.91%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (5.04%) MySQL
8 6 (4.32%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 6 (4.32%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (3.60%) Oracle ODI
9 5 (3.60%) Siebel EIM
10 4 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (2.88%) MongoDB
11 3 (2.16%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (1.44%) Oracle BI EE
12 2 (1.44%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (1.44%) Oracle Discoverer
13 1 (0.72%) NoSQL
13 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
13 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (8.63%) Jenkins
2 10 (7.19%) Git (software)
3 7 (5.04%) Subversion
4 5 (3.60%) JIRA
4 5 (3.60%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (3.60%) TeamCity
4 5 (3.60%) Toad
5 4 (2.88%) GitLab
5 4 (2.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.44%) JUnit
6 2 (1.44%) PHPUnit
6 2 (1.44%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.72%) Ant
7 1 (0.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.72%) Gradle
7 1 (0.72%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.72%) Maven
7 1 (0.72%) NUnit
7 1 (0.72%) Selenium
7 1 (0.72%) Xcode
General
1 56 (40.29%) Finance
2 34 (24.46%) Manufacturing
2 34 (24.46%) Marketing
2 34 (24.46%) Telecoms
3 33 (23.74%) Electronics
4 9 (6.47%) Banking
5 4 (2.88%) Advertising
6 2 (1.44%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.72%) Billing
7 1 (0.72%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.72%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.72%) Law
Job Titles
1 41 (29.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 28 (20.14%) Architect
2 28 (20.14%) Cloud Architect
3 25 (17.99%) Platform Engineer
4 21 (15.11%) DevOps Architect
4 21 (15.11%) Lead DevOps
5 14 (10.07%) Developer
5 14 (10.07%) Software Engineer
6 11 (7.91%) Cloud Engineer
6 11 (7.91%) Linux Engineer
7 10 (7.19%) Cloud Software Engineer
7 10 (7.19%) Support Engineer
8 9 (6.47%) Analyst
8 9 (6.47%) Applications Support
9 7 (5.04%) DBA
9 7 (5.04%) Oracle DBA
9 7 (5.04%) Technical Architect
10 6 (4.32%) Applications Support Engineer
10 6 (4.32%) Oracle Developer
10 6 (4.32%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (24.46%) .NET
2 21 (15.11%) MSMQ
2 21 (15.11%) RabbitMQ
3 11 (7.91%) Web Services
4 8 (5.76%) Middleware
5 7 (5.04%) JSON
5 7 (5.04%) SOAP
6 6 (4.32%) LAMP
6 6 (4.32%) ODBC
7 5 (3.60%) HTML
7 5 (3.60%) Oracle ADF
8 4 (2.88%) ActiveMQ
8 4 (2.88%) Kafka
8 4 (2.88%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 4 (2.88%) REST
8 4 (2.88%) RESTful
8 4 (2.88%) XML
9 3 (2.16%) CSS
10 2 (1.44%) jQuery
10 2 (1.44%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 34 (24.46%) Public Cloud
2 11 (7.91%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.04%) Clustering
4 6 (4.32%) Replication
5 3 (2.16%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.44%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.44%) iPad
6 2 (1.44%) Life Science
6 2 (1.44%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.72%) Contactless
7 1 (0.72%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.72%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.72%) User Experience
7 1 (0.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 108 (77.70%) Unix
2 73 (52.52%) Linux
3 56 (40.29%) Windows
4 8 (5.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (4.32%) AIX
5 6 (4.32%) Windows Server
6 4 (2.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (54.68%) DevOps
2 54 (38.85%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (30.94%) Business Intelligence
4 35 (25.18%) Continuous Integration
5 34 (24.46%) Open Source
6 32 (23.02%) Digital Marketing
6 32 (23.02%) Machine Learning
6 32 (23.02%) Programme Management
6 32 (23.02%) Scrum
7 29 (20.86%) Configuration Management
7 29 (20.86%) DSDM
7 29 (20.86%) RUP
8 20 (14.39%) Analytics
9 18 (12.95%) Software Engineering
10 13 (9.35%) ITIL
11 12 (8.63%) Data Modelling
11 12 (8.63%) Unit Testing
12 11 (7.91%) Continuous Delivery
12 11 (7.91%) Migration
12 11 (7.91%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 109 (78.42%) SQL
2 74 (53.24%) Python
3 48 (34.53%) Java
4 35 (25.18%) Ruby
5 33 (23.74%) Bash Shell
6 31 (22.30%) C++
6 31 (22.30%) Go
7 13 (9.35%) PL/SQL
8 10 (7.19%) Perl
9 6 (4.32%) JavaScript
9 6 (4.32%) Korn
9 6 (4.32%) T-SQL
10 5 (3.60%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.88%) Jython
11 4 (2.88%) PHP
11 4 (2.88%) Scala
12 1 (0.72%) C
12 1 (0.72%) C#
12 1 (0.72%) VB
12 1 (0.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (20.14%) Degree
2 8 (5.76%) SC Cleared
2 8 (5.76%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.44%) ISEB
3 2 (1.44%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.72%) CCIE
4 1 (0.72%) CCNP
4 1 (0.72%) CCSP
4 1 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.72%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.72%) JNCIA
4 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.72%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.91%) QA
2 1 (0.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (20.86%) vSphere
1 29 (20.86%) Xen
1 29 (20.86%) XenServer
2 16 (11.51%) Docker
3 6 (4.32%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (1.44%) Samba
5 1 (0.72%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.72%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.72%) Kamailio
5 1 (0.72%) Varnish
5 1 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.72%) zsh
Systems Management
1 81 (58.27%) Opscode Chef
1 81 (58.27%) Puppet
2 48 (34.53%) Ansible
3 30 (21.58%) Tivoli
4 29 (20.86%) Cobbler
5 21 (15.11%) Mesos
6 6 (4.32%) Oracle RMAN
7 4 (2.88%) Kubernetes
7 4 (2.88%) Nagios
7 4 (2.88%) Terraform
8 2 (1.44%) CA Wily
9 1 (0.72%) CA Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.72%) Ganglia
9 1 (0.72%) Netcool
9 1 (0.72%) Packer
Vendors
1 59 (42.45%) Oracle
2 33 (23.74%) SAP
3 29 (20.86%) EnterpriseDB
4 28 (20.14%) Google
5 8 (5.76%) Red Hat
6 7 (5.04%) Atlassian
7 6 (4.32%) Siebel
8 5 (3.60%) Informatica
8 5 (3.60%) Microsoft
8 5 (3.60%) VMware
9 4 (2.88%) AppDynamics
9 4 (2.88%) CA Agile Central
9 4 (2.88%) IBM
10 3 (2.16%) NetApp
10 3 (2.16%) Sun
11 2 (1.44%) Cisco
11 2 (1.44%) Juniper
11 2 (1.44%) Pegasus
11 2 (1.44%) TIBCO
11 2 (1.44%) Zend
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