Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 280 275 281
Rank change year-on-year -5 +6 -69
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 45 67 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.44% 0.59% 0.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.86% 1.28% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 34 48 40
West Midlands median annual salary £43,750 £61,250 £44,298
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.57% +38.27% -11.40%
10th Percentile £34,075 £35,000 £35,875
90th Percentile £61,625 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +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 5237 5240 5155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 51.71% 45.84% 47.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4523 4387 4588
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £25,150 £23,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 +9 26 £43,500 -30.40% 2
Warwickshire -9 6 £52,500 +31.25%
Shropshire +2 4 £47,500 +6.17%
Worcestershire - 4 £37,500 -
Solihull -3 2 £35,000 -
Coventry +7 1 £50,000 +28.21%
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Shell Script also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 41 (91.11%) Linux
2 20 (44.44%) Windows
3 19 (42.22%) Apache
4 18 (40.00%) Unix
5 17 (37.78%) Java
6 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
7 15 (33.33%) Firewall
8 14 (31.11%) Oracle
8 14 (31.11%) SQL Server
8 14 (31.11%) Tomcat
8 14 (31.11%) Python
8 14 (31.11%) Configuration Management
8 14 (31.11%) Docker
8 14 (31.11%) Windows Server
9 13 (28.89%) Puppet
9 13 (28.89%) Red Hat
10 12 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
11 11 (24.44%) Finance
11 11 (24.44%) VMware
11 11 (24.44%) Retail
11 11 (24.44%) MySQL
11 11 (24.44%) Perl
11 11 (24.44%) PHP
11 11 (24.44%) SQL
11 11 (24.44%) DevOps
12 10 (22.22%) Bash Shell
12 10 (22.22%) Cucumber
12 10 (22.22%) BDD
12 10 (22.22%) Test Automation
12 10 (22.22%) Amazon AWS

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 19 (42.22%) Apache
2 14 (31.11%) Tomcat
3 9 (20.00%) nginx
4 7 (15.56%) JBoss
5 4 (8.89%) WebLogic
6 2 (4.44%) CMS
6 2 (4.44%) Drupal
6 2 (4.44%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (4.44%) WordPress
7 1 (2.22%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.44%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 15 (33.33%) Firewall
2 8 (17.78%) DHCP
2 8 (17.78%) DNS
2 8 (17.78%) TCP/IP
2 8 (17.78%) VPN
3 7 (15.56%) Internet
4 6 (13.33%) Asterisk PBX
5 5 (11.11%) SMTP
6 3 (6.67%) HTTP
6 3 (6.67%) SAN
6 3 (6.67%) SNMP
6 3 (6.67%) SSH
6 3 (6.67%) Unified Communications
7 2 (4.44%) IMAP
7 2 (4.44%) S/MIME
8 1 (2.22%) Ethernet
8 1 (2.22%) FTP
8 1 (2.22%) Modbus
8 1 (2.22%) Network Security
8 1 (2.22%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.11%) SQL Server
2 11 (24.44%) MySQL
3 7 (15.56%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (13.33%) MariaDB
5 5 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (11.11%) NoSQL
5 5 (11.11%) QlikView
5 5 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database
7 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (2.22%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.22%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (2.22%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 10 (22.22%) Cucumber
1 10 (22.22%) JBehave
2 7 (15.56%) Git (software)
3 6 (13.33%) Jenkins
3 6 (13.33%) Vagrant
4 5 (11.11%) Bitbucket
4 5 (11.11%) Eclipse
4 5 (11.11%) IntelliJ
4 5 (11.11%) JMeter
4 5 (11.11%) JUnit
4 5 (11.11%) Maven
4 5 (11.11%) Selenium
4 5 (11.11%) SoapUI
4 5 (11.11%) Subversion
4 5 (11.11%) TeamCity
4 5 (11.11%) WATIR
4 5 (11.11%) WebDriver
5 3 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (6.67%) Visual Studio
6 2 (4.44%) PEAR
General
1 11 (24.44%) Finance
1 11 (24.44%) Retail
2 7 (15.56%) Banking
3 6 (13.33%) Games
4 5 (11.11%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.22%) Local Government
5 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Administrator
2 9 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
3 8 (17.78%) Developer
3 8 (17.78%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (15.56%) Analyst
4 7 (15.56%) Technical Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 5 (11.11%) Lead Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Lead Software Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) QA Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Software Developer
7 4 (8.89%) QA Test Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Test Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Applications Support
8 3 (6.67%) DBA
8 3 (6.67%) Software Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Unix Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Unix Linux Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Linux Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.78%) LAMP
1 8 (17.78%) LEMP Stack
2 5 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
2 5 (11.11%) Gherkin
2 5 (11.11%) Hibernate
2 5 (11.11%) HornetQ
2 5 (11.11%) JMS
2 5 (11.11%) Kafka
2 5 (11.11%) Node.js
2 5 (11.11%) RESTful
2 5 (11.11%) Spring
3 2 (4.44%) Java EE
4 1 (2.22%) HTML
4 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Clustering
1 7 (15.56%) Handset
2 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.11%) Replication
2 5 (11.11%) Smart Meter
3 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.22%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.22%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 41 (91.11%) Linux
2 20 (44.44%) Windows
3 18 (40.00%) Unix
4 14 (31.11%) Windows Server
5 8 (17.78%) CentOS
6 6 (13.33%) Debian
6 6 (13.33%) Ubuntu
7 5 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (8.89%) HPUX
9 1 (2.22%) AIX
9 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) Configuration Management
2 12 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (24.44%) DevOps
4 10 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (22.22%) BDD
4 10 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 9 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 8 (17.78%) Change Management
6 8 (17.78%) Open Source
6 8 (17.78%) SDLC
7 7 (15.56%) Business Continuity
7 7 (15.56%) Business Continuity Planning
7 7 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (13.33%) E-Commerce
8 6 (13.33%) Information Security
8 6 (13.33%) Web Development
9 5 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (11.11%) Performance Testing
9 5 (11.11%) Release Management
9 5 (11.11%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (37.78%) Java
2 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
3 14 (31.11%) Python
4 11 (24.44%) Perl
4 11 (24.44%) PHP
4 11 (24.44%) SQL
5 10 (22.22%) Bash Shell
6 7 (15.56%) Ruby
7 5 (11.11%) Groovy
7 5 (11.11%) Scala
8 4 (8.89%) PowerShell
9 3 (6.67%) C#
9 3 (6.67%) C++
10 2 (4.44%) PL/SQL
11 1 (2.22%) Ada
11 1 (2.22%) C
11 1 (2.22%) Go
11 1 (2.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) Computer Science Degree
1 8 (17.78%) Degree
2 4 (8.89%) MCSA
2 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.67%) CCNA
3 3 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.67%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (4.44%) OCP
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (2.22%) MCSE
5 1 (2.22%) RHCE
5 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) QA
1 6 (13.33%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 14 (31.11%) Docker
2 7 (15.56%) Active Directory
2 7 (15.56%) KVM
2 7 (15.56%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (15.56%) vSphere
3 6 (13.33%) pfSense
3 6 (13.33%) Samba
3 6 (13.33%) Virtual Servers
3 6 (13.33%) VirtualBox
4 2 (4.44%) Gluster
4 2 (4.44%) NFS
5 1 (2.22%) Firmware
5 1 (2.22%) iptables
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (2.22%) Postfix
5 1 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (28.89%) Puppet
2 7 (15.56%) Ansible
2 7 (15.56%) vCenter Server
3 6 (13.33%) Salt
4 5 (11.11%) Marathon
5 3 (6.67%) Nagios
5 3 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (4.44%) Data Guard
6 2 (4.44%) HAProxy
7 1 (2.22%) Netcool
7 1 (2.22%) Netcool/OMNIbus
7 1 (2.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (2.22%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (2.22%) SELinux
Vendors
1 14 (31.11%) Oracle
2 13 (28.89%) Red Hat
3 11 (24.44%) VMware
4 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
5 7 (15.56%) Cisco
5 7 (15.56%) Juniper
6 5 (11.11%) Zoomdata
7 2 (4.44%) HP
7 2 (4.44%) Sybase
8 1 (2.22%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.22%) NetApp
8 1 (2.22%) ServiceNow