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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
England / West Midlands
Rank 198 185 175
Rank change year-on-year -13 -10  
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 15 57 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.32% 0.93% 0.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.67% 2.11% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 7 34 29
Median salary £35,000 £53,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.88% +34.37%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £37,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,950 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +17.64% -1.16%  

Shell Script is in the programming language skills category. The next 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 programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2238 2707 2479
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 47.39% 44.08% 49.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1928 2372 2197
Median salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Shell Script as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 25 March 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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Shropshire - 6 - - 3
Coventry +8 4 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Birmingham -6 2 £33,750 -10.00%
Shell Script
England

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 33 (97.06%) Linux
2 28 (82.35%) Unix
3 17 (50.00%) Perl
4 14 (41.18%) Oracle
4 14 (41.18%) Windows
5 13 (38.24%) Migration
5 13 (38.24%) Puppet
6 12 (35.29%) DevOps
6 12 (35.29%) Red Hat
7 11 (32.35%) ITIL
7 11 (32.35%) Python
8 10 (29.41%) Bash Shell
8 10 (29.41%) Windows Server
9 9 (26.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (26.47%) Amazon AWS
9 9 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (26.47%) AWS Certification
9 9 (26.47%) Opscode Chef
9 9 (26.47%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (26.47%) SQL
9 9 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (23.53%) HPUX
11 7 (20.59%) Ansible
12 6 (17.65%) SLA
13 5 (14.71%) VMware
13 5 (14.71%) Performance Management
13 5 (14.71%) Problem Management
14 4 (11.76%) SAN
14 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
14 4 (11.76%) Replication

Shell Script
Top Related 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 3 (8.82%) Apache
1 3 (8.82%) JBoss
1 3 (8.82%) Tomcat
1 3 (8.82%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 9 (26.47%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) SAN
2 3 (8.82%) Firewall
3 2 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.94%) DHCP
4 1 (2.94%) DNS
4 1 (2.94%) Internet
4 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) MySQL
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.94%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) AWS Engineer
1 9 (26.47%) Cloud Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Consultant
2 8 (23.53%) Support Consultant
3 7 (20.59%) Applications Support
3 7 (20.59%) Support Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) AWS Consultant
4 6 (17.65%) Cloud Consultant
4 6 (17.65%) Implementation Consultant
4 6 (17.65%) Implementation Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Administrator
7 3 (8.82%) AWS DevOps
7 3 (8.82%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 3 (8.82%) Operations Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Senior Applications Support
7 3 (8.82%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) Java EE
2 2 (5.88%) XML
3 1 (2.94%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (2.94%) Middleware
3 1 (2.94%) Web Services
3 1 (2.94%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.76%) Replication
3 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.88%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (2.94%) DataPower
5 1 (2.94%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 33 (97.06%) Linux
2 28 (82.35%) Unix
3 14 (41.18%) Windows
4 10 (29.41%) Windows Server
5 9 (26.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (23.53%) HPUX
7 3 (8.82%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.94%) AIX
8 1 (2.94%) VxWorks
8 1 (2.94%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) Migration
2 12 (35.29%) DevOps
3 11 (32.35%) ITIL
4 9 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (26.47%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (14.71%) Performance Management
5 5 (14.71%) Problem Management
6 4 (11.76%) Capacity Management
6 4 (11.76%) Coaching
6 4 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (8.82%) Change Management
7 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
7 3 (8.82%) ITIL V3
7 3 (8.82%) Project Management
7 3 (8.82%) Project Planning
7 3 (8.82%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (5.88%) Data Protection
8 2 (5.88%) Release Management
8 2 (5.88%) Reverse Engineering
8 2 (5.88%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 17 (50.00%) Perl
2 11 (32.35%) Python
3 10 (29.41%) Bash Shell
4 9 (26.47%) SQL
5 3 (8.82%) Java
5 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.82%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.88%) Korn
7 1 (2.94%) C
7 1 (2.94%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) AWS Certification
2 2 (5.88%) CEH
2 2 (5.88%) CISSP
2 2 (5.88%) GCFA
2 2 (5.88%) GCFE
2 2 (5.88%) GIAC
2 2 (5.88%) GREM
2 2 (5.88%) OSCP
2 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) SSCP
3 1 (2.94%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.94%) RHCE
3 1 (2.94%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) IEC 61508
2 1 (2.94%) ISO13485
2 1 (2.94%) MISRA
2 1 (2.94%) MISRA C
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) NFS
1 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (38.24%) Puppet
2 9 (26.47%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (20.59%) Ansible
4 1 (2.94%) Cacti
4 1 (2.94%) Nagios
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (2.94%) SCCM
4 1 (2.94%) SELinux
4 1 (2.94%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) Oracle
2 12 (35.29%) Red Hat
3 5 (14.71%) VMware
4 4 (11.76%) 3PAR
5 3 (8.82%) HP
5 3 (8.82%) NetApp
5 3 (8.82%) Sybase
6 2 (5.88%) Intel
6 2 (5.88%) LANDesk
7 1 (2.94%) IBM
7 1 (2.94%) Intel Security
7 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.94%) QNX
7 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds
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