Period
to 23 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 23 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
UK > Wales
6 months to
23 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 104 102 143
Rank change year-on-year -2 +41 -18
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 24 31 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.27% 1.62% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.44% 2.99% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 22 26 4
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £36,116
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +17.68% -19.74%
10th Percentile £41,250 £30,466 £32,679
90th Percentile £55,000 £50,000 £39,554
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +10.00%

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 Wales with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 985 1,036 1,012
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 51.92% 54.18% 48.24%
Number of salaries quoted 883 848 929
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £59,975 £55,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Shell Script as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in Wales

Shell Script
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Shell Script in Wales.

Salary trend for Shell Script in Wales

Shell Script
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Shell Script in Wales over the 6 months to 23 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Shell Script in Wales

Shell Script
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Shell Script within the Wales region over the 6 months to 23 August 2019. 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
South Wales -12 23 £45,000 - 7
Shell Script
UK

For the 6 months to 23 August 2019, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 18 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (66.67%) Middleware
2 16 (66.67%) Linux
2 16 (66.67%) VMware
3 15 (62.50%) WebSphere
3 15 (62.50%) Windows
3 15 (62.50%) IBM
3 15 (62.50%) Windows Server
4 14 (58.33%) OS/400
4 14 (58.33%) HTTP
4 14 (58.33%) ITIL
4 14 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (58.33%) Bash Shell
4 14 (58.33%) IBM HTTP Server
4 14 (58.33%) Advertising
5 13 (54.17%) Python
6 12 (50.00%) iSeries
7 11 (45.83%) Perl
8 10 (41.67%) IBM Certification
8 10 (41.67%) Degree
9 9 (37.50%) DevOps
10 7 (29.17%) WebSphere MQ
11 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
11 5 (20.83%) Oracle
11 5 (20.83%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
12 4 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (16.67%) Rapid7
12 4 (16.67%) Ansible
12 4 (16.67%) Analytics

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 15 (62.50%) WebSphere
2 14 (58.33%) IBM HTTP Server
3 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 4 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (16.67%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.17%) Apache
4 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) AWS
1 2 (8.33%) Azure
1 2 (8.33%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 14 (58.33%) HTTP
2 4 (16.67%) DHCP
2 4 (16.67%) DNS
2 4 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (4.17%) SSH
3 1 (4.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) CA Gen
General
1 14 (58.33%) Advertising
2 4 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Consultant
1 13 (54.17%) Technical Consultant
2 7 (29.17%) Middleware Consultant
3 5 (20.83%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (20.83%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 5 (20.83%) Support Consultant
3 5 (20.83%) Technical Support Consultant
4 4 (16.67%) Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) IT Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) IT Security Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Security Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Web Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) IBM Technical Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Middleware Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) WebSphere Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Operations Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Server Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (66.67%) Middleware
2 7 (29.17%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (8.33%) OAuth
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) iSeries
2 4 (16.67%) PKI
3 2 (8.33%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 16 (66.67%) Linux
2 15 (62.50%) Windows
2 15 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 14 (58.33%) OS/400
4 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.17%) AIX
5 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) ITIL
2 9 (37.50%) DevOps
3 5 (20.83%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (16.67%) Analytics
4 4 (16.67%) Behavioural Analytics
4 4 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 4 (16.67%) Information Security
4 4 (16.67%) OWASP
4 4 (16.67%) Patch Management
4 4 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (16.67%) Security Operations
4 4 (16.67%) SOA
4 4 (16.67%) Tech Ops
4 4 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (12.50%) High Availability
6 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Automation
7 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.17%) Due Diligence
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) Bash Shell
2 13 (54.17%) Python
3 11 (45.83%) Perl
4 2 (8.33%) SQL
5 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) Degree
1 10 (41.67%) IBM Certification
2 3 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 14 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Ansible
1 4 (16.67%) Puppet
2 2 (8.33%) Kubernetes
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 18 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (66.67%) VMware
3 15 (62.50%) IBM
4 5 (20.83%) Oracle
5 4 (16.67%) Rapid7
6 1 (4.17%) CA