The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Scotland / West Lothian
Rank - - 15
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian - - 9.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 13.95%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +17.64% -2.29%  

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 West Lothian with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
West Lothian
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 50 24 43
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 70.42% 42.86% 69.35%
Number of salaries quoted 44 11 25
Median salary £42,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Lothian 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 West Lothian

Shell Script
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Salary trend for Shell Script in West Lothian