Period
to 20 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 285 266 255
Rank change year-on-year -19 -11 -32
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 27 45 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.27% 0.44% 0.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.55% 0.94% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 22 52 50
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £62,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.00% +38.89% +9.76%
10th Percentile £30,575 £32,600 £35,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £63,750
England median annual salary £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.86% +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 West Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 4,951 4,805 5,015
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 50.06% 46.87% 45.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4,121 4,070 4,410
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,000 £24,750 £25,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Shell Script as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in the West Midlands

Shell Script
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Shell Script in the West Midlands

Shell Script
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Shell Script in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Shell Script in the West Midlands

Shell Script
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Shell Script within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 February 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
Birmingham +3 17 £42,500 -32.00% 4
Worcestershire - 7 £37,250 -
Staffordshire - 2 £57,500 -
Shropshire +2 1 - -
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 23 (85.19%) Linux
2 15 (55.56%) Unix
3 13 (48.15%) SQL
4 12 (44.44%) Windows
4 12 (44.44%) Tomcat
4 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 11 (40.74%) VMware
6 10 (37.04%) Red Hat
6 10 (37.04%) Python
7 9 (33.33%) Apache
7 9 (33.33%) Java
7 9 (33.33%) Perl
7 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 8 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
8 8 (29.63%) CentOS
8 8 (29.63%) Bash Shell
8 8 (29.63%) Computer Science Degree
8 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
8 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
8 8 (29.63%) Finance
8 8 (29.63%) Degree
9 7 (25.93%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (25.93%) Firewall
9 7 (25.93%) Clustering
9 7 (25.93%) Handset
9 7 (25.93%) Business Continuity
9 7 (25.93%) Juniper
9 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
9 7 (25.93%) Cisco
9 7 (25.93%) vCenter Server

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 12 (44.44%) Tomcat
2 9 (33.33%) Apache
3 5 (18.52%) JBoss
4 2 (7.41%) WebLogic
5 1 (3.70%) nginx
5 1 (3.70%) OpenStack
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) Firewall
2 5 (18.52%) Internet
3 3 (11.11%) HTTP
3 3 (11.11%) SAN
3 3 (11.11%) SMTP
3 3 (11.11%) SNMP
4 1 (3.70%) DHCP
4 1 (3.70%) DNS
4 1 (3.70%) Ethernet
4 1 (3.70%) FTP
4 1 (3.70%) Modbus
4 1 (3.70%) Network Security
4 1 (3.70%) RS-485
4 1 (3.70%) SSH
4 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (11.11%) Ingres
3 3 (11.11%) MySQL
4 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.70%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 5 (18.52%) Bitbucket
2 5 (18.52%) Cucumber
2 5 (18.52%) Eclipse
2 5 (18.52%) IntelliJ
2 5 (18.52%) JBehave
2 5 (18.52%) JMeter
2 5 (18.52%) Maven
2 5 (18.52%) Selenium
2 5 (18.52%) SoapUI
2 5 (18.52%) Subversion
2 5 (18.52%) TeamCity
2 5 (18.52%) WATIR
2 5 (18.52%) WebDriver
3 3 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.70%) CA Gen
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle APEX
General
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Banking
2 5 (18.52%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.70%) Local Government
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Analyst
2 7 (25.93%) Technical Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Developer
4 4 (14.81%) QA Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Technical Support
5 3 (11.11%) Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) QA Test Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Support Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Systems Support
5 3 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Technical Support
5 3 (11.11%) Technical Support Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Test Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) AWS DevOps
6 2 (7.41%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) Gherkin
2 1 (3.70%) HTML
2 1 (3.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Clustering
1 7 (25.93%) Handset
2 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
3 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
5 2 (7.41%) Data Structures
6 1 (3.70%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (3.70%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 23 (85.19%) Linux
2 15 (55.56%) Unix
3 12 (44.44%) Windows
4 8 (29.63%) CentOS
5 7 (25.93%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.70%) AIX
6 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Business Continuity
1 7 (25.93%) Business Continuity Planning
1 7 (25.93%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (22.22%) Release Management
2 6 (22.22%) RUP
2 6 (22.22%) Waterfall
3 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (18.52%) BDD
3 5 (18.52%) Change Management
3 5 (18.52%) Collateral Management
3 5 (18.52%) Open Source
3 5 (18.52%) Performance Testing
3 5 (18.52%) Regression Testing
3 5 (18.52%) SDLC
3 5 (18.52%) Service Delivery
3 5 (18.52%) Software Testing
3 5 (18.52%) Test Automation
3 5 (18.52%) Translating Business Requirements
4 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
5 3 (11.11%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) SQL
2 10 (37.04%) Python
3 9 (33.33%) Java
3 9 (33.33%) Perl
4 8 (29.63%) Bash Shell
4 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
5 7 (25.93%) PowerShell
6 4 (14.81%) PHP
7 3 (11.11%) C#
7 3 (11.11%) C++
8 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
9 1 (3.70%) Ada
9 1 (3.70%) C
9 1 (3.70%) Go
9 1 (3.70%) Ruby
9 1 (3.70%) VB
9 1 (3.70%) VB6
9 1 (3.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Computer Science Degree
1 8 (29.63%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) CCNA
2 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (11.11%) MCSA
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (11.11%) Numerate Degree
2 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) RHCE
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.70%) OCP
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (3.70%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) QA
2 3 (11.11%) SLA
3 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
1 7 (25.93%) VMware ESXi
1 7 (25.93%) vSphere
2 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (14.81%) Docker
4 1 (3.70%) Firmware
4 1 (3.70%) iptables
4 1 (3.70%) KVM
4 1 (3.70%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) vCenter Server
2 3 (11.11%) Puppet
3 2 (7.41%) Ansible
3 2 (7.41%) Nagios
3 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (7.41%) SELinux
4 1 (3.70%) Cacti
4 1 (3.70%) Data Guard
4 1 (3.70%) Netcool
4 1 (3.70%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (3.70%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 11 (40.74%) VMware
3 10 (37.04%) Red Hat
4 7 (25.93%) Cisco
4 7 (25.93%) Juniper
5 4 (14.81%) Capita
6 2 (7.41%) Oracle
7 1 (3.70%) BEA
7 1 (3.70%) Informatica
7 1 (3.70%) McAfee
7 1 (3.70%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (3.70%) Pega
7 1 (3.70%) ServiceNow
7 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.70%) webMethods