Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
England > North West
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 220 247 267
Rank change year-on-year +27 +20 +7
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 157 124 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.19% 0.99% 0.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.13% 1.77% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 113 96 67
North West median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% +16.44% -18.89%
10th Percentile £37,750 £36,250 £21,750
90th Percentile £69,500 £57,500 £51,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% -

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 7359 6999 6672
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 55.69% 56.10% 50.94%
Number of salaries quoted 6152 6075 5739
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 £25,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 17 November 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 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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 +14 100 £60,000 +41.18% 5
Cheshire +6 38 £47,500 - 1
Merseyside -15 18 £55,000 +15.79% 1
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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.

1 106 (67.52%) Unix
2 94 (59.87%) Linux
3 90 (57.32%) Python
4 84 (53.50%) SQL
5 73 (46.50%) Finance
6 70 (44.59%) Java
7 69 (43.95%) Agile Software Development
8 66 (42.04%) DevOps
9 63 (40.13%) Windows
10 59 (37.58%) Opscode Chef
11 57 (36.31%) Puppet
12 51 (32.48%) SQL Server
13 50 (31.85%) Open Source
14 45 (28.66%) Oracle
15 44 (28.03%) Big Data
16 43 (27.39%) Telecoms
16 43 (27.39%) Manufacturing
17 41 (26.11%) Bash Shell
18 40 (25.48%) Amazon AWS
18 40 (25.48%) Business Intelligence
19 39 (24.84%) SAP
19 39 (24.84%) Machine Learning
20 38 (24.20%) Electronics
20 38 (24.20%) Programme Management
20 38 (24.20%) Marketing
20 38 (24.20%) Digital Marketing
21 37 (23.57%) Hadoop
22 36 (22.93%) Microsoft Azure
22 36 (22.93%) C++
23 35 (22.29%) Ruby

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 20 (12.74%) Apache
2 19 (12.10%) CloudStack
2 19 (12.10%) OpenStack
3 16 (10.19%) Tomcat
4 14 (8.92%) Apache Spark
5 10 (6.37%) JBoss
6 8 (5.10%) Confluence
7 7 (4.46%) WebSphere
8 5 (3.18%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (2.55%) IBM HTTP Server
10 3 (1.91%) IIS
10 3 (1.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (1.91%) WebLogic
11 2 (1.27%) CMS
11 2 (1.27%) Drupal
11 2 (1.27%) nginx
11 2 (1.27%) WordPress
12 1 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 4 (2.55%) Magento
2 2 (1.27%) OpenCart
2 2 (1.27%) osCommerce
3 1 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.64%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 40 (25.48%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (22.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (19.75%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (2.55%) OpenShift
5 2 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (1.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (1.27%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.27%) PaaS
5 2 (1.27%) Route 53
5 2 (1.27%) Serverless
5 2 (1.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (12.10%) HTTP
2 15 (9.55%) SAN
3 10 (6.37%) LDAP
4 7 (4.46%) LAN
5 6 (3.82%) TCP/IP
5 6 (3.82%) WAN
6 5 (3.18%) SSL
7 4 (2.55%) DNS
7 4 (2.55%) IMAP
7 4 (2.55%) SMTP
7 4 (2.55%) SS7
8 2 (1.27%) Firewall
8 2 (1.27%) IPsec
8 2 (1.27%) OpenVPN
9 1 (0.64%) DMZ
9 1 (0.64%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.64%) PBX
9 1 (0.64%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (32.48%) SQL Server
2 44 (28.03%) Big Data
3 37 (23.57%) Hadoop
4 35 (22.29%) Relational Database
5 19 (12.10%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (8.28%) MySQL
7 6 (3.82%) Oracle Database
8 4 (2.55%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.91%) Data Mining
9 3 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.91%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.91%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (1.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (1.27%) PowerCenter
10 2 (1.27%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.27%) Redis
10 2 (1.27%) VLDB
11 1 (0.64%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.64%) GIS
11 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 19 (12.10%) Git (software)
1 19 (12.10%) JIRA
2 10 (6.37%) Jenkins
3 8 (5.10%) TeamCity
4 7 (4.46%) Cucumber
5 5 (3.18%) JUnit
6 4 (2.55%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (2.55%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (2.55%) PHPUnit
6 4 (2.55%) Subversion
7 3 (1.91%) GitLab
7 3 (1.91%) LoadRunner
7 3 (1.91%) Vagrant
8 2 (1.27%) Bazaar
8 2 (1.27%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.27%) PhantomJS
8 2 (1.27%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 73 (46.50%) Finance
2 43 (27.39%) Manufacturing
2 43 (27.39%) Telecoms
3 38 (24.20%) Electronics
3 38 (24.20%) Marketing
4 24 (15.29%) Banking
5 7 (4.46%) Investment Banking
6 6 (3.82%) Law
7 3 (1.91%) Advertising
7 3 (1.91%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (1.27%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.64%) Billing
9 1 (0.64%) Games
9 1 (0.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (27.39%) DevOps Engineer
2 25 (15.92%) Developer
2 25 (15.92%) Platform Engineer
3 22 (14.01%) Architect
4 17 (10.83%) Cloud Architect
4 17 (10.83%) Software Engineer
5 16 (10.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 14 (8.92%) Cloud Engineer
6 14 (8.92%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 14 (8.92%) DevOps Architect
6 14 (8.92%) Lead DevOps
7 11 (7.01%) Applications Support
8 10 (6.37%) Analyst
9 9 (5.73%) Linux Developer
9 9 (5.73%) Support Engineer
10 8 (5.10%) Applications Engineer
10 8 (5.10%) Scala Developer
10 8 (5.10%) Technical Specialist
11 7 (4.46%) Applications Support Engineer
11 7 (4.46%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (21.02%) .NET
2 18 (11.46%) Middleware
3 17 (10.83%) MSMQ
3 17 (10.83%) RabbitMQ
4 15 (9.55%) HTML
4 15 (9.55%) Web Services
5 13 (8.28%) ODBC
5 13 (8.28%) SOAP
6 12 (7.64%) JSON
7 10 (6.37%) REST
8 9 (5.73%) XML
9 7 (4.46%) Akka
9 7 (4.46%) jQuery
10 6 (3.82%) LAMP
11 5 (3.18%) CSS
12 4 (2.55%) CCXML
12 4 (2.55%) RESTful
12 4 (2.55%) Spring
12 4 (2.55%) Symfony
12 4 (2.55%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (19.75%) Public Cloud
2 15 (9.55%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.82%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.82%) Linux Command Line
4 5 (3.18%) Clustering
4 5 (3.18%) Life Science
4 5 (3.18%) User Experience
5 2 (1.27%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.27%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.64%) Contactless
6 1 (0.64%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.64%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.64%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.64%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 106 (67.52%) Unix
2 94 (59.87%) Linux
3 63 (40.13%) Windows
4 16 (10.19%) Windows Server
5 14 (8.92%) HPUX
6 7 (4.46%) AIX
7 6 (3.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.91%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.64%) CentOS
9 1 (0.64%) Debian
9 1 (0.64%) Solaris
9 1 (0.64%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (43.95%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (42.04%) DevOps
3 50 (31.85%) Open Source
4 40 (25.48%) Business Intelligence
5 39 (24.84%) Machine Learning
6 38 (24.20%) Digital Marketing
6 38 (24.20%) Programme Management
7 33 (21.02%) Scrum
8 30 (19.11%) Continuous Integration
9 26 (16.56%) Configuration Management
10 25 (15.92%) Continuous Delivery
10 25 (15.92%) DSDM
10 25 (15.92%) RUP
11 22 (14.01%) Analytics
12 18 (11.46%) Unit Testing
13 17 (10.83%) Software Engineering
14 15 (9.55%) TDD
15 14 (8.92%) OO
15 14 (8.92%) Refactoring
16 11 (7.01%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 90 (57.32%) Python
2 84 (53.50%) SQL
3 70 (44.59%) Java
4 41 (26.11%) Bash Shell
5 36 (22.93%) C++
6 35 (22.29%) Ruby
7 31 (19.75%) Go
8 20 (12.74%) PowerShell
9 14 (8.92%) JavaScript
9 14 (8.92%) Perl
10 9 (5.73%) Korn
11 8 (5.10%) C
11 8 (5.10%) PHP
12 7 (4.46%) Clojure
12 7 (4.46%) PL/SQL
13 4 (2.55%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.91%) Jython
15 2 (1.27%) R
16 1 (0.64%) Scala
16 1 (0.64%) sed
Qualifications
1 20 (12.74%) Degree
2 4 (2.55%) ISEB
2 4 (2.55%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.27%) PCI DSS
1 2 (1.27%) QA
2 1 (0.64%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (12.10%) vSphere
1 19 (12.10%) Xen
1 19 (12.10%) XenServer
2 17 (10.83%) Docker
3 6 (3.82%) Samba
4 2 (1.27%) Varnish
5 1 (0.64%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.64%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.64%) Kamailio
5 1 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.64%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (0.64%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 59 (37.58%) Opscode Chef
2 57 (36.31%) Puppet
3 34 (21.66%) Ansible
4 26 (16.56%) Tivoli
5 25 (15.92%) Cobbler
6 17 (10.83%) Mesos
7 9 (5.73%) CA Wily
8 7 (4.46%) Kubernetes
9 5 (3.18%) Nagios
10 4 (2.55%) BladeLogic
11 3 (1.91%) Marathon
11 3 (1.91%) Oracle RMAN
11 3 (1.91%) rkt
11 3 (1.91%) SCCM
11 3 (1.91%) Terraform
12 1 (0.64%) CA Single Sign-On
12 1 (0.64%) Ganglia
12 1 (0.64%) Packer
Vendors
1 45 (28.66%) Oracle
2 39 (24.84%) SAP
3 32 (20.38%) Google
4 24 (15.29%) EnterpriseDB
5 20 (12.74%) Red Hat
6 13 (8.28%) HP
7 11 (7.01%) 3PAR
7 11 (7.01%) Microsoft
8 9 (5.73%) IBM
9 6 (3.82%) CA Agile Central
10 5 (3.18%) CA
11 4 (2.55%) AppDynamics
11 4 (2.55%) Zend
12 3 (1.91%) Ab Initio
12 3 (1.91%) Informatica
12 3 (1.91%) VMware
13 2 (1.27%) Cisco
13 2 (1.27%) New Relic
13 2 (1.27%) Tableau
13 2 (1.27%) Vertica