Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 254 283 269
Rank change year-on-year +29 -14 +4
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 43 47 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.50% 0.47% 0.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.14% 0.90% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 7 35 54
West Midlands median annual salary £48,500 £44,000 £55,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.23% -21.08% +27.88%
10th Percentile £37,000 £34,100 £35,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £60,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.85% +8.00% -

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 3,774 5,221 5,272
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 43.77% 52.68% 44.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3,218 4,553 4,393
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £58,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 18 October 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 18 October 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 -4 15 - - 1
Coventry +16 13 - -
Shropshire +14 5 - - 5
Staffordshire - 5 £50,000 - 2
Worcestershire +7 4 £37,500 -
Warwickshire +39 1 £40,000 -23.81%
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 33 (76.74%) Java
2 25 (58.14%) Linux
2 25 (58.14%) Relational Database
3 24 (55.81%) Scala
4 23 (53.49%) SQL
5 21 (48.84%) Python
6 20 (46.51%) Microsoft Azure
6 20 (46.51%) Amazon AWS
7 19 (44.19%) Identity Access Management
7 19 (44.19%) Presales
8 17 (39.53%) Docker
8 17 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (37.21%) Software Engineering
9 16 (37.21%) Security Cleared
9 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
9 16 (37.21%) Active Directory
9 16 (37.21%) Office 365
9 16 (37.21%) Microservices
10 15 (34.88%) Amazon Kinesis
10 15 (34.88%) Azure Active Directory
10 15 (34.88%) AWS Lambda
10 15 (34.88%) Cosmos DB
10 15 (34.88%) Serverless
10 15 (34.88%) Vendor Relationship Management
10 15 (34.88%) Amazon EMR
10 15 (34.88%) Amazon SQS
10 15 (34.88%) ASP.NET Web API
10 15 (34.88%) Amazon Redshift
10 15 (34.88%) Amazon RDS
10 15 (34.88%) Microsoft Certification

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 4 (9.30%) OpenStack
2 2 (4.65%) Apache
3 1 (2.33%) IIS
3 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (34.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (46.51%) Amazon AWS
1 20 (46.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (37.21%) Office 365
3 15 (34.88%) Amazon EC2
3 15 (34.88%) Amazon EMR
3 15 (34.88%) Amazon Kinesis
3 15 (34.88%) Amazon S3
3 15 (34.88%) Amazon SQS
3 15 (34.88%) AWS Lambda
3 15 (34.88%) Azure Active Directory
3 15 (34.88%) Serverless
4 4 (9.30%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (9.30%) iPaaS
4 4 (9.30%) OpenShift
4 4 (9.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (34.88%) Network Security
2 1 (2.33%) DNS
2 1 (2.33%) Firewall
2 1 (2.33%) FTP
2 1 (2.33%) LAN
2 1 (2.33%) SAN
2 1 (2.33%) SSH
2 1 (2.33%) VPN
2 1 (2.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (58.14%) Relational Database
2 15 (34.88%) Amazon RDS
2 15 (34.88%) Amazon Redshift
2 15 (34.88%) Cosmos DB
2 15 (34.88%) RDBMS
3 14 (32.56%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (27.91%) NoSQL
5 9 (20.93%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (13.95%) MySQL
7 5 (11.63%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (6.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (6.98%) DB2
9 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (30.23%) Git (software)
2 12 (27.91%) JUnit
3 9 (20.93%) JBehave
4 5 (11.63%) Cucumber
5 4 (9.30%) Maven
5 4 (9.30%) Vagrant
6 1 (2.33%) Ant
6 1 (2.33%) Gradle
6 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (20.93%) Retail
2 4 (9.30%) Marketing
3 1 (2.33%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (37.21%) Architect
1 16 (37.21%) Developer
2 15 (34.88%) Cloud Architect
2 15 (34.88%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 15 (34.88%) Lead Architect
2 15 (34.88%) Lead Solutions Architect
2 15 (34.88%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (16.28%) Java Developer
3 7 (16.28%) Software Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Senior Developer
5 5 (11.63%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 5 (11.63%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Lead Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Lead Software Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Cybersecurity Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Java Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.88%) .NET
1 15 (34.88%) ASP.NET
1 15 (34.88%) ASP.NET Web API
1 15 (34.88%) Web Services
2 13 (30.23%) Spring
3 12 (27.91%) Hibernate
4 10 (23.26%) RESTful
5 9 (20.93%) ActiveMQ
5 9 (20.93%) HornetQ
5 9 (20.93%) JMS
5 9 (20.93%) Kafka
5 9 (20.93%) Node.js
6 4 (9.30%) Java EE
6 4 (9.30%) OAuth
6 4 (9.30%) SAML
7 3 (6.98%) Apache Camel
8 1 (2.33%) jQuery
8 1 (2.33%) JSON
8 1 (2.33%) LAPP Stack
8 1 (2.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Smart Meter
2 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.33%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 25 (58.14%) Linux
2 8 (18.60%) Unix
3 4 (9.30%) Windows
4 2 (4.65%) CentOS
5 1 (2.33%) HPUX
5 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (44.19%) Identity Access Management
1 19 (44.19%) Presales
2 17 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (37.21%) Microservices
3 16 (37.21%) Software Engineering
4 15 (34.88%) Enterprise Architecture
4 15 (34.88%) Project Management
4 15 (34.88%) Vendor Relationship Management
5 14 (32.56%) Configuration Management
6 12 (27.91%) BDD
6 12 (27.91%) Continuous Delivery
6 12 (27.91%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (27.91%) Scrum
7 9 (20.93%) Dependency Injection
8 8 (18.60%) TDD
9 7 (16.28%) Open Source
10 4 (9.30%) DevOps
10 4 (9.30%) Kimball Methodology
10 4 (9.30%) Mentoring
10 4 (9.30%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 33 (76.74%) Java
2 24 (55.81%) Scala
3 23 (53.49%) SQL
4 21 (48.84%) Python
5 15 (34.88%) PL/SQL
6 13 (30.23%) Ruby
7 10 (23.26%) JavaScript
8 9 (20.93%) Groovy
8 9 (20.93%) Java 8
9 5 (11.63%) Perl
10 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
11 1 (2.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (37.21%) Security Cleared
2 15 (34.88%) MCSA
2 15 (34.88%) MCSE
2 15 (34.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (9.30%) Degree
4 3 (6.98%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (6.98%) Master's Degree
5 2 (4.65%) RHCE
6 1 (2.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.33%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (2.33%) IASME
System Software
1 17 (39.53%) Docker
2 16 (37.21%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.65%) iptables
4 1 (2.33%) Postfix
4 1 (2.33%) Squid
4 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (25.58%) Puppet
2 9 (20.93%) Marathon
3 4 (9.30%) Consul
3 4 (9.30%) Kubernetes
3 4 (9.30%) Packer
3 4 (9.30%) Terraform
4 2 (4.65%) Nagios
4 2 (4.65%) SELinux
5 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
2 13 (30.23%) Oracle
3 4 (9.30%) Atlassian
3 4 (9.30%) Google
4 3 (6.98%) Greenplum
4 3 (6.98%) Netezza
4 3 (6.98%) Teradata
4 3 (6.98%) Vertica
5 2 (4.65%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.33%) HP
6 1 (2.33%) VMware