Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 244 281 262
Rank change year-on-year +37 -19 +3
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 48 43 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.53% 0.43% 0.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.16% 0.82% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 20 27 37
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -18.18% +29.41%
10th Percentile £35,375 £35,450 £34,800
90th Percentile £58,750 £53,750 £65,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -

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 4,140 5,241 5,208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 45.36% 52.67% 43.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3,506 4,578 4,388
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,000 £23,375
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £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 17 August 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 17 August 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
Coventry +26 26 £53,750 +16.22%
Birmingham -12 12 £36,929 -15.11%
Worcestershire +17 6 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Staffordshire - 3 £50,000 -
Shropshire +7 1 - - 1
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 37 (77.08%) Linux
2 36 (75.00%) Java
3 28 (58.33%) PostgreSQL
3 28 (58.33%) Relational Database
4 27 (56.25%) Scala
5 25 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (50.00%) Spring
6 24 (50.00%) Ruby
6 24 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 24 (50.00%) Oracle
6 24 (50.00%) BDD
7 23 (47.92%) NoSQL
7 23 (47.92%) Docker
7 23 (47.92%) Microservices
7 23 (47.92%) Continuous Delivery
7 23 (47.92%) JUnit
7 23 (47.92%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (47.92%) Software Engineering
7 23 (47.92%) Hibernate
7 23 (47.92%) Scrum
8 22 (45.83%) Puppet
9 21 (43.75%) JBehave
9 21 (43.75%) RESTful
9 21 (43.75%) Configuration Management
10 20 (41.67%) JMS
10 20 (41.67%) Retail
10 20 (41.67%) ActiveMQ
10 20 (41.67%) Smart Meter
10 20 (41.67%) Git (software)
10 20 (41.67%) Groovy

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 (12.50%) Apache
2 3 (6.25%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.17%) IIS
4 1 (2.08%) JBoss
4 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (14.58%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (14.58%) Amazon EMR
2 7 (14.58%) Amazon Kinesis
2 7 (14.58%) Amazon S3
2 7 (14.58%) Amazon SQS
2 7 (14.58%) AWS Lambda
2 7 (14.58%) Azure Active Directory
2 7 (14.58%) Office 365
2 7 (14.58%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.67%) Network Security
2 4 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (2.08%) Firewall
3 1 (2.08%) FTP
3 1 (2.08%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (58.33%) PostgreSQL
1 28 (58.33%) Relational Database
2 23 (47.92%) NoSQL
3 20 (41.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 9 (18.75%) MySQL
5 7 (14.58%) Amazon RDS
5 7 (14.58%) Amazon Redshift
5 7 (14.58%) Cosmos DB
5 7 (14.58%) RDBMS
6 5 (10.42%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (6.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (4.17%) DB2
9 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 23 (47.92%) JUnit
2 21 (43.75%) JBehave
3 20 (41.67%) Git (software)
4 17 (35.42%) Cucumber
5 5 (10.42%) Maven
6 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.08%) Ant
7 1 (2.08%) Bitbucket
7 1 (2.08%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.08%) Gradle
7 1 (2.08%) IntelliJ
7 1 (2.08%) JMeter
7 1 (2.08%) Selenium
7 1 (2.08%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.08%) Subversion
7 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.08%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.08%) WATIR
7 1 (2.08%) WebDriver
General
1 20 (41.67%) Retail
2 4 (8.33%) Legal
3 3 (6.25%) Finance
4 1 (2.08%) Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.08%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 23 (47.92%) Developer
2 12 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 11 (22.92%) Senior Developer
4 10 (20.83%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (16.67%) Java Engineer
6 7 (14.58%) Architect
6 7 (14.58%) Cloud Architect
6 7 (14.58%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 7 (14.58%) Lead Architect
6 7 (14.58%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 7 (14.58%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (12.50%) Software Developer
8 5 (10.42%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (10.42%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 4 (8.33%) Lead Developer
9 4 (8.33%) Lead Software Developer
10 3 (6.25%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 3 (6.25%) Software Engineer
11 2 (4.17%) Analyst
11 2 (4.17%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (50.00%) Spring
2 23 (47.92%) Hibernate
3 21 (43.75%) RESTful
4 20 (41.67%) ActiveMQ
4 20 (41.67%) HornetQ
4 20 (41.67%) JMS
4 20 (41.67%) Kafka
4 20 (41.67%) Node.js
5 7 (14.58%) .NET
5 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET
5 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (14.58%) Web Services
6 4 (8.33%) Java EE
6 4 (8.33%) LAMP
6 4 (8.33%) LAPP Stack
7 3 (6.25%) Apache Camel
8 2 (4.17%) CSS
8 2 (4.17%) HTML
8 2 (4.17%) HTML5
9 1 (2.08%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (41.67%) Smart Meter
2 6 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.17%) Video\Live Streaming
3 2 (4.17%) VLE
4 1 (2.08%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 37 (77.08%) Linux
2 10 (20.83%) Unix
3 8 (16.67%) Windows
4 5 (10.42%) CentOS
5 4 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (50.00%) BDD
3 23 (47.92%) Continuous Delivery
3 23 (47.92%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (47.92%) Microservices
3 23 (47.92%) Scrum
3 23 (47.92%) Software Engineering
4 21 (43.75%) Configuration Management
5 20 (41.67%) Dependency Injection
6 13 (27.08%) TDD
7 11 (22.92%) Test Automation
8 10 (20.83%) Coaching
8 10 (20.83%) Mentoring
9 8 (16.67%) Project Management
10 7 (14.58%) Enterprise Architecture
10 7 (14.58%) Identity Access Management
10 7 (14.58%) Presales
10 7 (14.58%) Vendor Relationship Management
11 6 (12.50%) ITIL
12 5 (10.42%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 36 (75.00%) Java
2 27 (56.25%) Scala
3 24 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 24 (50.00%) Ruby
4 20 (41.67%) Groovy
4 20 (41.67%) Java 8
5 17 (35.42%) Python
6 16 (33.33%) SQL
7 7 (14.58%) PL/SQL
8 6 (12.50%) Perl
9 3 (6.25%) PHP
10 2 (4.17%) C
10 2 (4.17%) C++
11 1 (2.08%) Korn
11 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 7 (14.58%) MCSA
2 7 (14.58%) MCSE
2 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (10.42%) RHCE
4 4 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (8.33%) Degree
4 4 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (6.25%) Master's Degree
6 2 (4.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.08%) PMO
2 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 23 (47.92%) Docker
2 7 (14.58%) Active Directory
3 5 (10.42%) iptables
4 4 (8.33%) Squid
5 1 (2.08%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 22 (45.83%) Puppet
2 20 (41.67%) Marathon
3 6 (12.50%) Nagios
4 5 (10.42%) SELinux
5 1 (2.08%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (2.08%) SCOM
5 1 (2.08%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 24 (50.00%) Oracle
2 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.42%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.17%) Greenplum
4 2 (4.17%) Netezza
4 2 (4.17%) Teradata
4 2 (4.17%) Vertica
5 1 (2.08%) ServiceNow