Period
to 5 June 2020

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 5 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
5 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 177 223 273
Rank change year-on-year +46 +50 +7
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 26 59 38
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.59% 0.77% 0.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.26% 1.71% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 16 31 24
Median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% -5.00% +21.95%
10th Percentile £34,250 £37,500 £32,825
90th Percentile £55,000 £63,750 £58,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £53,750
% change year-on-year +9.09% +2.33% -2.27%

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 2,062 3,449 4,419
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 47.06% 44.80% 47.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,765 2,726 3,632
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,450
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.53% +3.63%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Shell Script as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Shell Script in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 5 June 2020.

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 5 June 2020. 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
West Bromwich - 7 £37,500 -
Warwickshire +27 6 - -
Shropshire +27 4 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Birmingham +32 2 £55,000 +12.82% 3
Coventry +17 2 £33,750 -53.45%
Herefordshire - 2 £40,000 -
Worcestershire +24 1 - -
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 5 June 2020, 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 15 (57.69%) Active Directory
2 14 (53.85%) Azure
3 13 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 13 (50.00%) ITIL
3 13 (50.00%) Linux
4 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
5 11 (42.31%) VMware
5 11 (42.31%) Security Cleared
5 11 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (38.46%) Office 365
6 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (38.46%) MCSA
6 10 (38.46%) SQL
6 10 (38.46%) Power Platform
7 8 (30.77%) Red Hat
7 8 (30.77%) Internet
7 8 (30.77%) AWS
7 8 (30.77%) SC Cleared
8 7 (26.92%) Capacity Planning
8 7 (26.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (26.92%) Business Continuity
8 7 (26.92%) Windows
8 7 (26.92%) SAN
8 7 (26.92%) Task Automation
8 7 (26.92%) Public Sector
8 7 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
8 7 (26.92%) Analytical Thinking
9 6 (23.08%) Skype
9 6 (23.08%) OneDrive

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 6 (23.08%) SharePoint
1 6 (23.08%) Skype for Business
2 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 4 (15.38%) SAS
3 2 (7.69%) Apache
3 2 (7.69%) Confluence
4 1 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 14 (53.85%) Azure
2 10 (38.46%) Office 365
2 10 (38.46%) Power Platform
3 8 (30.77%) AWS
4 6 (23.08%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (23.08%) OneDrive
4 6 (23.08%) PowerApps
5 1 (3.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (3.85%) Amazon S3
5 1 (3.85%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (3.85%) AWS CloudTrail
5 1 (3.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (3.85%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (3.85%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) Internet
2 7 (26.92%) SAN
3 6 (23.08%) Skype
4 1 (3.85%) DNS
4 1 (3.85%) Firewall
4 1 (3.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) Apache Hive
1 4 (15.38%) Big Data
1 4 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (15.38%) Hadoop
1 4 (15.38%) Impala
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database
1 4 (15.38%) Pentaho
1 4 (15.38%) Power BI
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (7.69%) MySQL
3 1 (3.85%) Amazon Aurora
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (3.85%) Bitbucket
2 1 (3.85%) Bitbucket Server
2 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.85%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (26.92%) Public Sector
2 4 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Technical Support
2 6 (23.08%) Administrator
2 6 (23.08%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Office 365 Administrator
2 6 (23.08%) Support Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Technical Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Technical Support Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Senior Technical Support
4 4 (15.38%) Applications Support
4 4 (15.38%) Applications Support Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Data Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Support Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Developer
5 3 (11.54%) SAN Support
6 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (7.69%) Linux Support
6 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) LDAP
2 2 (7.69%) Ajax
2 2 (7.69%) CSS
2 2 (7.69%) HTML
3 1 (3.85%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (3.85%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Clustering
2 2 (7.69%) e-Learning
3 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.85%) HACMP
3 1 (3.85%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Linux
2 7 (26.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (26.92%) Windows
2 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
3 5 (19.23%) Unix
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2016
5 3 (11.54%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.85%) AIX
6 1 (3.85%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) ITIL
2 7 (26.92%) Analytical Thinking
2 7 (26.92%) Business Continuity
2 7 (26.92%) Capacity Planning
2 7 (26.92%) Task Automation
3 6 (23.08%) Project Delivery
3 6 (23.08%) Strategic Roadmap
4 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (19.23%) DevOps
4 5 (19.23%) Scrum
5 4 (15.38%) Analytics
5 4 (15.38%) Coaching
5 4 (15.38%) Data Analytics
5 4 (15.38%) ETL
5 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 4 (15.38%) Process Improvement
5 4 (15.38%) Requirements Gathering
5 4 (15.38%) Software Delivery
5 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
6 3 (11.54%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 10 (38.46%) SQL
3 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 5 (19.23%) Python
5 4 (15.38%) HiveQL
5 4 (15.38%) Java
5 4 (15.38%) PL/SQL
6 3 (11.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) Security Cleared
2 10 (38.46%) MCSA
2 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (30.77%) SC Cleared
4 4 (15.38%) MCSE
5 3 (11.54%) DV Cleared
6 2 (7.69%) Degree
7 1 (3.85%) AWS Certification
7 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (57.69%) Active Directory
2 11 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (15.38%) HDFS
4 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 2 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (3.85%) PowerHA
5 1 (3.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (7.69%) Terraform
3 1 (3.85%) Ansible
3 1 (3.85%) Grafana
3 1 (3.85%) Kubernetes
3 1 (3.85%) Packer
3 1 (3.85%) Puppet
3 1 (3.85%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 11 (42.31%) VMware
3 8 (30.77%) Red Hat
4 5 (19.23%) Oracle
5 4 (15.38%) Cloudera
5 4 (15.38%) EMC
5 4 (15.38%) Informatica
5 4 (15.38%) NetApp
5 4 (15.38%) Talend
6 1 (3.85%) Atlassian
6 1 (3.85%) Juniper
6 1 (3.85%) Sun
6 1 (3.85%) Veritas