Period
to 21 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
England > North West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 216 242 268
Rank change year-on-year +26 +26 +9
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 157 125 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.18% 1.00% 0.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.11% 1.79% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 113 96 67
North West median annual salary £55,000 £43,750 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.71% +19.86% -18.89%
10th Percentile £39,250 £36,250 £21,750
90th Percentile £69,500 £57,500 £51,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% 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 7444 6980 6589
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 55.84% 56.11% 50.92%
Number of salaries quoted 6217 6056 5668
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 21 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 21 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 +8 99 £60,000 +41.18% 6
Cheshire +6 38 £47,500 - 2
Merseyside -11 19 £55,000 +15.79%
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 96 (61.15%) Linux
3 89 (56.69%) Python
4 84 (53.50%) SQL
5 75 (47.77%) Finance
6 70 (44.59%) Agile Software Development
7 68 (43.31%) Java
8 66 (42.04%) DevOps
9 64 (40.76%) Windows
10 58 (36.94%) Opscode Chef
11 55 (35.03%) Puppet
12 51 (32.48%) SQL Server
13 50 (31.85%) Open Source
14 44 (28.03%) Big Data
14 44 (28.03%) Oracle
15 43 (27.39%) Manufacturing
16 42 (26.75%) Telecoms
17 41 (26.11%) Bash Shell
17 41 (26.11%) 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%) C++
21 37 (23.57%) Hadoop
22 36 (22.93%) Microsoft Azure
23 34 (21.66%) Ansible

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 18 (11.46%) CloudStack
2 18 (11.46%) 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 41 (26.11%) 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 17 (10.83%) HTTP
2 16 (10.19%) 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
8 3 (1.91%) Firewall
8 3 (1.91%) IMAP
8 3 (1.91%) SMTP
8 3 (1.91%) SS7
9 2 (1.27%) IPsec
9 2 (1.27%) OpenVPN
10 1 (0.64%) DMZ
10 1 (0.64%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.64%) PBX
10 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 33 (21.02%) 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)
2 18 (11.46%) JIRA
3 9 (5.73%) Jenkins
4 8 (5.10%) TeamCity
5 7 (4.46%) Cucumber
6 4 (2.55%) JUnit
6 4 (2.55%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (2.55%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (2.55%) PHPUnit
7 3 (1.91%) GitLab
7 3 (1.91%) LoadRunner
7 3 (1.91%) Subversion
8 2 (1.27%) Bazaar
8 2 (1.27%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.27%) PhantomJS
8 2 (1.27%) Talend Open Studio
8 2 (1.27%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.64%) Gradle
9 1 (0.64%) Hudson
9 1 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 75 (47.77%) Finance
2 43 (27.39%) Manufacturing
3 42 (26.75%) Telecoms
4 38 (24.20%) Electronics
4 38 (24.20%) Marketing
5 25 (15.92%) Banking
6 7 (4.46%) Investment Banking
7 6 (3.82%) Law
8 3 (1.91%) Advertising
8 3 (1.91%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (1.27%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.27%) Retail
10 1 (0.64%) Billing
10 1 (0.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 43 (27.39%) DevOps Engineer
2 25 (15.92%) Platform Engineer
3 24 (15.29%) Developer
4 23 (14.65%) Architect
5 17 (10.83%) Cloud Architect
6 16 (10.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 16 (10.19%) Software Engineer
7 14 (8.92%) Cloud Engineer
7 14 (8.92%) Cloud Software Engineer
7 14 (8.92%) DevOps Architect
7 14 (8.92%) Lead DevOps
8 11 (7.01%) Applications Support
9 10 (6.37%) Analyst
10 9 (5.73%) Linux Developer
10 9 (5.73%) Support Engineer
11 8 (5.10%) Administrator
11 8 (5.10%) Applications Engineer
11 8 (5.10%) Scala Developer
11 8 (5.10%) Technical Specialist
12 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
5 13 (8.28%) ODBC
5 13 (8.28%) Web Services
6 11 (7.01%) SOAP
7 10 (6.37%) JSON
7 10 (6.37%) REST
8 7 (4.46%) Akka
8 7 (4.46%) jQuery
8 7 (4.46%) XML
9 6 (3.82%) LAMP
10 5 (3.18%) CSS
11 4 (2.55%) Spring
11 4 (2.55%) Symfony
12 3 (1.91%) Ajax
12 3 (1.91%) DWR
12 3 (1.91%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 31 (19.75%) Public Cloud
2 15 (9.55%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.82%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.18%) Clustering
4 5 (3.18%) Life Science
4 5 (3.18%) User Experience
5 4 (2.55%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.27%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.27%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.64%) Contactless
7 1 (0.64%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.64%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.64%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 106 (67.52%) Unix
2 96 (61.15%) Linux
3 64 (40.76%) Windows
4 17 (10.83%) Windows Server
5 15 (9.55%) HPUX
6 7 (4.46%) AIX
6 7 (4.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.91%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.64%) CentOS
8 1 (0.64%) Debian
8 1 (0.64%) Solaris
8 1 (0.64%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (44.59%) 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 29 (18.47%) 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 19 (12.10%) Unit Testing
13 16 (10.19%) Software Engineering
14 15 (9.55%) OO
14 15 (9.55%) TDD
15 14 (8.92%) Refactoring
16 12 (7.64%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 89 (56.69%) Python
2 84 (53.50%) SQL
3 68 (43.31%) Java
4 41 (26.11%) Bash Shell
5 37 (23.57%) C++
6 34 (21.66%) Ruby
7 31 (19.75%) Go
8 21 (13.38%) PowerShell
9 14 (8.92%) JavaScript
9 14 (8.92%) Perl
10 9 (5.73%) C
10 9 (5.73%) Korn
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 18 (11.46%) vSphere
1 18 (11.46%) Xen
1 18 (11.46%) XenServer
2 16 (10.19%) 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 58 (36.94%) Opscode Chef
2 55 (35.03%) Puppet
3 34 (21.66%) Ansible
4 25 (15.92%) Tivoli
5 24 (15.29%) 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
Vendors
1 44 (28.03%) Oracle
2 39 (24.84%) SAP
3 33 (21.02%) Google
4 23 (14.65%) EnterpriseDB
5 21 (13.38%) Red Hat
6 13 (8.28%) HP
7 12 (7.64%) 3PAR
8 11 (7.01%) Microsoft
9 9 (5.73%) IBM
10 6 (3.82%) CA Agile Central
11 5 (3.18%) CA
12 4 (2.55%) AppDynamics
12 4 (2.55%) Zend
13 3 (1.91%) Ab Initio
13 3 (1.91%) Informatica
13 3 (1.91%) VMware
14 2 (1.27%) Cisco
14 2 (1.27%) New Relic
14 2 (1.27%) Tableau
14 2 (1.27%) Vertica