Period
to 21 September 2019

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 21 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 236 270 276
Rank change year-on-year +34 +6 -7
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 39 39 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.52% 0.44% 0.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.16% 1.01% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 22 9 35
West Midlands median annual salary £41,000 £43,857 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.51% -0.33% -20.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,200 £34,550
90th Percentile £61,750 £53,750 £53,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

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 3,374 3,877 5,324
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 45.05% 44.12% 53.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2,822 3,302 4,630
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,250 £25,000 £24,988
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% +2.11%

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 21 September 2019.

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 21 September 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
Birmingham +52 20 £41,000 +36.67% 3
Coventry -1 9 £60,931 +20.23%
Worcestershire -14 4 £35,000 -6.67% 2
Herefordshire - 4 £37,500 -
Shropshire +8 3 £35,000 - 1
Warwickshire - 2 - -
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 26 (66.67%) Linux
2 20 (51.28%) Java
3 16 (41.03%) Unix
3 16 (41.03%) AWS
4 15 (38.46%) DevOps
5 12 (30.77%) Amazon RDS
6 11 (28.21%) Migration
6 11 (28.21%) OO
6 11 (28.21%) SQL
6 11 (28.21%) Spring
7 10 (25.64%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (25.64%) MySQL
7 10 (25.64%) REST
7 10 (25.64%) Amazon Aurora
8 9 (23.08%) Scrum
9 8 (20.51%) Oracle
9 8 (20.51%) XML
9 8 (20.51%) Test Automation
10 7 (17.95%) Git (software)
10 7 (17.95%) Security Cleared
10 7 (17.95%) Android
10 7 (17.95%) JSON
10 7 (17.95%) Ajax
10 7 (17.95%) Web 2.0
10 7 (17.95%) Objective-C
10 7 (17.95%) OOP
10 7 (17.95%) CSS
10 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
10 7 (17.95%) HTML
10 7 (17.95%) Mac OS X

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 (15.38%) Apache
1 6 (15.38%) nginx
2 2 (5.13%) OpenStack
2 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (41.03%) AWS
2 4 (10.26%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (7.69%) Amazon ECS
3 3 (7.69%) Amazon S3
3 3 (7.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 3 (7.69%) Azure
3 3 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (7.69%) Route 53
4 2 (5.13%) GitHub
5 1 (2.56%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) DNS
1 3 (7.69%) Network Security
1 3 (7.69%) OpenVPN
1 3 (7.69%) SAN
1 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.77%) Amazon RDS
2 10 (25.64%) Amazon Aurora
2 10 (25.64%) MySQL
3 7 (17.95%) MongoDB
4 3 (7.69%) Redis
5 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.56%) MariaDB
5 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Git (software)
1 7 (17.95%) Jasmine
1 7 (17.95%) Protractor
2 4 (10.26%) Mercurial
3 3 (7.69%) GitLab
3 3 (7.69%) JIRA
4 2 (5.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.13%) SonarQube
4 2 (5.13%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (5.13%) Zephyr
5 1 (2.56%) Bitbucket Server
5 1 (2.56%) CMake
5 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.56%) Ranorex
General
1 4 (10.26%) Banking
1 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.69%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Developer
2 6 (15.38%) Administrator
3 4 (10.26%) Consultant
3 4 (10.26%) Java Consultant
3 4 (10.26%) Java Developer
3 4 (10.26%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (10.26%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (10.26%) MuleSoft Developer
4 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) DBA
4 3 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (7.69%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.21%) Spring
2 10 (25.64%) REST
3 8 (20.51%) XML
4 7 (17.95%) Ajax
4 7 (17.95%) Angular 2
4 7 (17.95%) AngularJS
4 7 (17.95%) Apache Cordova
4 7 (17.95%) CSS
4 7 (17.95%) HTML
4 7 (17.95%) HTML5
4 7 (17.95%) Ionic Framework
4 7 (17.95%) JSON
4 7 (17.95%) Node.js
5 5 (12.82%) Web Services
6 4 (10.26%) EJB
6 4 (10.26%) J2EE
7 3 (7.69%) LAMP
7 3 (7.69%) LDAP
7 3 (7.69%) LEMP Stack
7 3 (7.69%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) User Experience
1 7 (17.95%) Web 2.0
2 6 (15.38%) Clustering
2 6 (15.38%) Replication
3 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (10.26%) Client/Server
4 4 (10.26%) Video\Live Streaming
5 3 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (7.69%) Mobile App
5 3 (7.69%) Public Cloud
6 2 (5.13%) Cloud Native
6 2 (5.13%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 26 (66.67%) Linux
2 16 (41.03%) Unix
3 7 (17.95%) Android
3 7 (17.95%) Mac OS X
4 6 (15.38%) Ubuntu
5 5 (12.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (7.69%) Solaris
6 3 (7.69%) SUSE
7 1 (2.56%) CentOS
7 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) DevOps
2 11 (28.21%) Migration
2 11 (28.21%) OO
3 10 (25.64%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (23.08%) Scrum
5 8 (20.51%) Test Automation
6 7 (17.95%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 7 (17.95%) Mobile Development
6 7 (17.95%) OOP
6 7 (17.95%) Project Delivery
6 7 (17.95%) Static Code Analysis
7 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (15.38%) Database Security
7 6 (15.38%) Infrastructure as Code
7 6 (15.38%) Performance Optimisation
7 6 (15.38%) Security Operations
8 4 (10.26%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (10.26%) Multithreading
8 4 (10.26%) SDLC
8 4 (10.26%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (51.28%) Java
2 11 (28.21%) SQL
3 7 (17.95%) Apple Swift
3 7 (17.95%) ES6
3 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
3 7 (17.95%) Objective-C
3 7 (17.95%) TypeScript
4 4 (10.26%) PL/SQL
4 4 (10.26%) Python
5 3 (7.69%) Bash Shell
5 3 (7.69%) PHP
5 3 (7.69%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.13%) COBOL
6 2 (5.13%) Groovy
7 1 (2.56%) C
7 1 (2.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.82%) Degree
3 4 (10.26%) SC Cleared
4 3 (7.69%) CCNA
4 3 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (7.69%) RHCE
5 1 (2.56%) ISEB
5 1 (2.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) Docker
2 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V
2 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) Puppet
2 6 (15.38%) Terraform
3 5 (12.82%) Kubernetes
4 4 (10.26%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (7.69%) Ansible
6 2 (5.13%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (2.56%) MIIS
7 1 (2.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Oracle
2 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
3 5 (12.82%) Red Hat
4 4 (10.26%) MuleSoft
4 4 (10.26%) Percona
4 4 (10.26%) VMware
5 3 (7.69%) Fujitsu
5 3 (7.69%) SAP
6 2 (5.13%) Gemalto
6 2 (5.13%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.56%) Google
7 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.56%) WSO2