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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
England / North West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 194 163 225
Rank change year-on-year -31 +62  
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 53 77 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.86% 1.34% 0.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.46% 2.61% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 36 45 14
Median salary £70,000 £45,000 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +55.55% +37.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £35,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +17.64% -3.40%  

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 3619 2947 3390
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 58.90% 51.34% 51.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3118 2507 2898
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 29 March 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 29 March 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 -43 33 £70,000 +55.55% 6
Cheshire +2 9 £65,250 +18.63%
Merseyside -6 8 £40,000 +6.66%
Lancashire -8 3 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 79 (71.82%) Unix
2 74 (67.27%) Linux
3 71 (64.55%) SQL
4 60 (54.55%) Puppet
4 60 (54.55%) Opscode Chef
5 59 (53.64%) Oracle
6 54 (49.09%) Python
7 48 (43.64%) DevOps
8 43 (39.09%) Windows
9 40 (36.36%) Ruby
10 39 (35.45%) vSphere
11 38 (34.55%) Configuration Management
12 36 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
13 35 (31.82%) Scrum
13 35 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
14 33 (30.00%) OpenStack
14 33 (30.00%) CloudStack
14 33 (30.00%) XenServer
14 33 (30.00%) EnterpriseDB
14 33 (30.00%) Xen
14 33 (30.00%) DSDM
15 32 (29.09%) Bash Shell
16 31 (28.18%) Tivoli
17 30 (27.27%) RUP
17 30 (27.27%) Cobbler
18 28 (25.45%) Ansible
19 27 (24.55%) Finance
20 26 (23.64%) SQL Server
21 25 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
22 23 (20.91%) Red Hat

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 33 (30.00%) CloudStack
1 33 (30.00%) OpenStack
2 12 (10.91%) JBoss
3 9 (8.18%) IIS
3 9 (8.18%) WebSphere
4 8 (7.27%) WebLogic
5 6 (5.45%) Apache Spark
6 5 (4.55%) Apache
6 5 (4.55%) WordPress
7 4 (3.64%) Oracle Workflow
7 4 (3.64%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.82%) CMS
8 2 (1.82%) Drupal
8 2 (1.82%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (1.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.91%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.91%) SAS
9 1 (0.91%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 5 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.82%) Magento
2 2 (1.82%) OpenCart
2 2 (1.82%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (1.82%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.82%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.82%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (1.82%) osCommerce
3 1 (0.91%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 25 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (9.09%) PaaS
3 7 (6.36%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (6.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.82%) GitHub
4 2 (1.82%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.91%) Office 365
5 1 (0.91%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.18%) Firewall
2 7 (6.36%) SAN
3 6 (5.45%) HTTP
3 6 (5.45%) Internet
4 2 (1.82%) FTP
4 2 (1.82%) IMAP
4 2 (1.82%) LAN
4 2 (1.82%) SMTP
4 2 (1.82%) SS7
4 2 (1.82%) SSL
5 1 (0.91%) BGP
5 1 (0.91%) DWDM
5 1 (0.91%) IPsec
5 1 (0.91%) LDAP
5 1 (0.91%) Network Security
5 1 (0.91%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.91%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (23.64%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.82%) Hadoop
3 11 (10.00%) Oracle Database
4 10 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 8 (7.27%) Big Data
6 7 (6.36%) Siebel EIM
7 4 (3.64%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 4 (3.64%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (3.64%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (2.73%) MySQL
9 2 (1.82%) InterSystems Cache
9 2 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.82%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.91%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.91%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.91%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.91%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.91%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 10 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 9 (8.18%) Subversion
4 8 (7.27%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.82%) GitLab
5 2 (1.82%) JIRA
5 2 (1.82%) JUnit
5 2 (1.82%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (1.82%) PHPUnit
5 2 (1.82%) Toad
5 2 (1.82%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.91%) Ant
6 1 (0.91%) Bazaar
6 1 (0.91%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.91%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.91%) PhantomJS
6 1 (0.91%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (24.55%) Finance
2 8 (7.27%) Marketing
3 7 (6.36%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.45%) Banking
4 6 (5.45%) Electronics
5 5 (4.55%) Advertising
5 5 (4.55%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.82%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.91%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.91%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.91%) Games
7 1 (0.91%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (30.91%) DevOps Engineer
2 21 (19.09%) Platform Engineer
3 14 (12.73%) Developer
4 11 (10.00%) Architect
4 11 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
4 11 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
5 10 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
6 7 (6.36%) Technical Architect
7 6 (5.45%) DBA
7 6 (5.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (5.45%) Oracle DBA
7 6 (5.45%) Senior VMware Engineer
7 6 (5.45%) VMware Engineer
7 6 (5.45%) Windows Engineer
8 5 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
8 5 (4.55%) PHP Developer
8 5 (4.55%) Unix Engineer
9 4 (3.64%) DevOps Architect
9 4 (3.64%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 4 (3.64%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (15.45%) .NET
2 13 (11.82%) Web Services
3 6 (5.45%) Middleware
3 6 (5.45%) XML
4 4 (3.64%) HTML
4 4 (3.64%) JSON
4 4 (3.64%) LAMP
4 4 (3.64%) MSMQ
4 4 (3.64%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 4 (3.64%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (2.73%) CSS
5 3 (2.73%) jQuery
5 3 (2.73%) SOAP
6 2 (1.82%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.82%) CakePHP
6 2 (1.82%) CCXML
6 2 (1.82%) Oracle ADF
6 2 (1.82%) RESTful
6 2 (1.82%) Symfony
6 2 (1.82%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.45%) Public Cloud
3 5 (4.55%) Replication
4 4 (3.64%) Clustering
5 3 (2.73%) iPad
5 3 (2.73%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.82%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.82%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.82%) User Experience
7 1 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.91%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.91%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 79 (71.82%) Unix
2 74 (67.27%) Linux
3 43 (39.09%) Windows
4 19 (17.27%) Windows Server
5 18 (16.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (10.91%) HPUX
7 6 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (3.64%) AIX
9 2 (1.82%) CentOS
10 1 (0.91%) Android
10 1 (0.91%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.91%) Debian
10 1 (0.91%) Solaris
10 1 (0.91%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (43.64%) DevOps
2 38 (34.55%) Configuration Management
3 36 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
4 35 (31.82%) Scrum
5 33 (30.00%) DSDM
6 30 (27.27%) RUP
7 19 (17.27%) ITIL
8 13 (11.82%) Migration
9 11 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (8.18%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (8.18%) Data Migration
10 9 (8.18%) Data Modelling
10 9 (8.18%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (7.27%) Open Source
11 8 (7.27%) OWASP
12 7 (6.36%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (5.45%) Coaching
13 6 (5.45%) Machine Learning
13 6 (5.45%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 71 (64.55%) SQL
2 54 (49.09%) Python
3 40 (36.36%) Ruby
4 32 (29.09%) Bash Shell
5 19 (17.27%) PowerShell
6 17 (15.45%) Java
7 11 (10.00%) PL/SQL
8 9 (8.18%) Perl
9 8 (7.27%) PHP
10 6 (5.45%) JavaScript
11 5 (4.55%) C++
12 4 (3.64%) Go
13 2 (1.82%) Jython
13 2 (1.82%) Korn
13 2 (1.82%) Scala
13 2 (1.82%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
13 2 (1.82%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.91%) C
14 1 (0.91%) C#
14 1 (0.91%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 11 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 11 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (9.09%) Degree
3 2 (1.82%) Siebel Certification
4 1 (0.91%) MCSE
4 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.91%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.18%) QA
2 1 (0.91%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (35.45%) vSphere
2 33 (30.00%) Xen
2 33 (30.00%) XenServer
3 13 (11.82%) Docker
4 6 (5.45%) Active Directory
4 6 (5.45%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (5.45%) vCloud
5 3 (2.73%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (1.82%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.82%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.91%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.91%) zsh
Systems Management
1 60 (54.55%) Opscode Chef
1 60 (54.55%) Puppet
2 31 (28.18%) Tivoli
3 30 (27.27%) Cobbler
4 28 (25.45%) Ansible
5 7 (6.36%) Oracle RMAN
6 6 (5.45%) SCCM
6 6 (5.45%) vMotion
7 4 (3.64%) Mesos
7 4 (3.64%) Terraform
8 2 (1.82%) Kubernetes
8 2 (1.82%) Nagios
8 2 (1.82%) OpenView
8 2 (1.82%) Packer
8 2 (1.82%) SCOM
9 1 (0.91%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.91%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 59 (53.64%) Oracle
2 33 (30.00%) EnterpriseDB
3 23 (20.91%) Red Hat
4 16 (14.55%) Microsoft
5 10 (9.09%) VMware
6 9 (8.18%) Siebel
7 7 (6.36%) Google
7 7 (6.36%) Informatica
8 6 (5.45%) HP
8 6 (5.45%) Veeam
8 6 (5.45%) Zerto
9 5 (4.55%) SAP
10 3 (2.73%) IBM
10 3 (2.73%) Sun
11 2 (1.82%) AppDynamics
11 2 (1.82%) InterSystems
11 2 (1.82%) Zend
12 1 (0.91%) Juniper
12 1 (0.91%) Splunk
12 1 (0.91%) Wonderware
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bury, Lancashire
DCS Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: circa £40k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £72000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago