Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
England > North West
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 310 224 250
Rank change year-on-year -86 +26 +19
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 50 157 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.43% 1.19% 0.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.81% 2.13% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 36 113 96
North West median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +29.41% +16.44%
10th Percentile £32,500 £37,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £69,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
% 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 6,178 7,360 6,999
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 53.08% 55.66% 56.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5,175 6,153 6,075
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £52,225 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.45% +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 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 17 November 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 -61 24 £50,000 -16.67% 12
Cheshire +7 22 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Merseyside -5 3 - -
Lancashire - 1 - - 3
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 29 (58.00%) Linux
2 26 (52.00%) SQL
3 25 (50.00%) Java
3 25 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 24 (48.00%) DevOps
5 21 (42.00%) Opscode Chef
5 21 (42.00%) Puppet
6 20 (40.00%) Python
7 19 (38.00%) Amazon AWS
8 18 (36.00%) Docker
9 17 (34.00%) Perl
9 17 (34.00%) Oracle
9 17 (34.00%) Unix
9 17 (34.00%) Configuration Management
10 15 (30.00%) MongoDB
11 13 (26.00%) Ruby
11 13 (26.00%) JavaScript
11 13 (26.00%) MySQL
12 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
13 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (22.00%) Cobbler
13 11 (22.00%) Deployment Automation
14 10 (20.00%) Kubernetes
14 10 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
14 10 (20.00%) Finance
14 10 (20.00%) LAMP
15 9 (18.00%) Git (software)
16 8 (16.00%) CentOS
16 8 (16.00%) Load Testing
16 8 (16.00%) Apache ZooKeeper

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 10 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (16.00%) Apache Solr
2 8 (16.00%) JBoss
3 6 (12.00%) Apache
4 5 (10.00%) nginx
5 4 (8.00%) Tomcat
6 3 (6.00%) CloudStack
6 3 (6.00%) OpenStack
6 3 (6.00%) WebLogic
6 3 (6.00%) WebSphere
7 2 (4.00%) Jetty
8 1 (2.00%) Apache Pig
8 1 (2.00%) CICS
8 1 (2.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Magento
1 1 (2.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 19 (38.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (16.00%) SaaS
3 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (4.00%) Office 365
5 1 (2.00%) GitHub
5 1 (2.00%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (2.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) DNS
1 8 (16.00%) Internet
1 8 (16.00%) SSL
2 6 (12.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (10.00%) Firewall
4 4 (8.00%) PPP
5 3 (6.00%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.00%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (2.00%) Cisco Firepower
6 1 (2.00%) NAS
6 1 (2.00%) Network Security
6 1 (2.00%) SAN
6 1 (2.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (30.00%) MongoDB
2 13 (26.00%) MySQL
3 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (16.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (16.00%) Big Data
4 8 (16.00%) NoSQL
5 5 (10.00%) Hadoop
6 3 (6.00%) Couchbase
7 2 (4.00%) DB2
7 2 (4.00%) MariaDB
7 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
7 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (4.00%) RDBMS
7 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.00%) Apache Hive
8 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (2.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 9 (18.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (16.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (14.00%) Cucumber
4 5 (10.00%) Selenium
5 4 (8.00%) Gradle
6 3 (6.00%) Geb
6 3 (6.00%) JIRA
6 3 (6.00%) LoadRunner
6 3 (6.00%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (4.00%) Ant
8 1 (2.00%) Appium
8 1 (2.00%) Artifactory
8 1 (2.00%) IBM UrbanCode
8 1 (2.00%) JMeter
8 1 (2.00%) Maven
8 1 (2.00%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (2.00%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (2.00%) SoapUI
8 1 (2.00%) Subversion
General
1 10 (20.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Banking
3 5 (10.00%) Investment Banking
3 5 (10.00%) Law
4 3 (6.00%) Games
4 3 (6.00%) Legal
4 3 (6.00%) Retail
5 1 (2.00%) Advertising
5 1 (2.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 16 (32.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 16 (32.00%) Linux Engineer
2 11 (22.00%) AWS Engineer
3 8 (16.00%) AWS DevOps
3 8 (16.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 8 (16.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 8 (16.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 7 (14.00%) Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Administrator
6 4 (8.00%) DBA
6 4 (8.00%) Lead DevOps
6 4 (8.00%) Lead DevOps Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Data Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Database Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Systems Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.00%) LAMP
2 7 (14.00%) Web Services
3 5 (10.00%) HTML
4 4 (8.00%) Regular Expression
4 4 (8.00%) Spring
5 3 (6.00%) Gherkin
5 3 (6.00%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (6.00%) Spring WebFlux
5 3 (6.00%) Vert.x
6 2 (4.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (4.00%) CSS
6 2 (4.00%) Hibernate
6 2 (4.00%) JavaFX
6 2 (4.00%) jQuery
6 2 (4.00%) LEMP Stack
6 2 (4.00%) RESTful
6 2 (4.00%) Spring Boot
7 1 (2.00%) .NET
7 1 (2.00%) Struts
7 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (6.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (4.00%) Clustering
2 2 (4.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (4.00%) Private Cloud
2 2 (4.00%) VSAM
3 1 (2.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.00%) CMDB
3 1 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.00%) IVR
3 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.00%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Replication
3 1 (2.00%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.00%) User Experience
3 1 (2.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 29 (58.00%) Linux
2 17 (34.00%) Unix
3 8 (16.00%) CentOS
3 8 (16.00%) Windows
4 6 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.00%) Android
5 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.00%) Debian
5 1 (2.00%) VME
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.00%) DevOps
2 17 (34.00%) Configuration Management
3 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (22.00%) Deployment Automation
4 8 (16.00%) Benchmarking
4 8 (16.00%) Load Testing
4 8 (16.00%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (14.00%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (12.00%) Open Source
6 6 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (12.00%) Scrum
6 6 (12.00%) SDLC
7 5 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 5 (10.00%) Risk Management
7 5 (10.00%) TDD
7 5 (10.00%) Wealth Management
8 4 (8.00%) Data Augmentation
8 4 (8.00%) Data Management
8 4 (8.00%) Test Automation
8 4 (8.00%) The Twelve-Factor App
Programming Languages
1 26 (52.00%) SQL
2 25 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 25 (50.00%) Java
3 20 (40.00%) Python
4 17 (34.00%) Perl
5 13 (26.00%) JavaScript
5 13 (26.00%) Ruby
6 7 (14.00%) PowerShell
7 6 (12.00%) PL/SQL
8 5 (10.00%) Groovy
8 5 (10.00%) PHP
9 3 (6.00%) T-SQL
10 2 (4.00%) COBOL
10 2 (4.00%) JCL
10 2 (4.00%) Kotlin
10 2 (4.00%) REXX
11 1 (2.00%) C#
11 1 (2.00%) R
11 1 (2.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (16.00%) AWS Certification
2 6 (12.00%) Degree
3 3 (6.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (2.00%) CCSP
5 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.00%) CISSP
5 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.00%) Master's Degree
5 1 (2.00%) MCSE
5 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.00%) RHCA
5 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.00%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) GDPR
2 3 (6.00%) SLA
3 2 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.00%) QA
4 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (36.00%) Docker
2 8 (16.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 6 (12.00%) vSphere
4 5 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (6.00%) Corosync
5 3 (6.00%) Firmware
5 3 (6.00%) VirtualBox
5 3 (6.00%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (6.00%) Xen
5 3 (6.00%) XenServer
6 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
7 1 (2.00%) HDFS
7 1 (2.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 21 (42.00%) Opscode Chef
1 21 (42.00%) Puppet
2 11 (22.00%) Cobbler
3 10 (20.00%) Kubernetes
4 7 (14.00%) Nagios
5 5 (10.00%) Ansible
6 4 (8.00%) Rancher
7 3 (6.00%) CFEngine
7 3 (6.00%) HAProxy
7 3 (6.00%) Icinga
7 3 (6.00%) Kibana
7 3 (6.00%) Opsview
7 3 (6.00%) Pacemaker
7 3 (6.00%) Terraform
7 3 (6.00%) Tivoli
8 2 (4.00%) Grafana
9 1 (2.00%) Data Guard
9 1 (2.00%) HP SIM
9 1 (2.00%) Nessus
9 1 (2.00%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 17 (34.00%) Oracle
2 8 (16.00%) VMware
3 7 (14.00%) Red Hat
4 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (10.00%) SolarWinds
6 4 (8.00%) ArcSight
6 4 (8.00%) CheckPoint
6 4 (8.00%) Splunk
7 3 (6.00%) Ab Initio
7 3 (6.00%) EnterpriseDB
7 3 (6.00%) New Relic
8 2 (4.00%) Dynatrace
8 2 (4.00%) IBM
8 2 (4.00%) Teradata
9 1 (2.00%) Actuate
9 1 (2.00%) BMC
9 1 (2.00%) CA
9 1 (2.00%) Cisco
9 1 (2.00%) HP
9 1 (2.00%) Juniper