Period
to 20 May 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 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 269 278 243
Rank change year-on-year +9 -35 -5
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 33 37 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.35% 0.38% 0.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.74% 0.77% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 23 28 64
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £46,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.11% -15.91% +37.50%
10th Percentile £32,300 £31,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £66,250 £65,875
England median annual salary £52,750 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.09% +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 4,466 4,813 5,186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 47.65% 49.46% 43.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3,671 4,176 4,437
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £24,400
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £58,750
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 20 May 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 20 May 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 -10 13 £53,750 +19.44% 2
Worcestershire +34 8 £37,000 -7.50% 1
Birmingham -12 8 £38,179 -38.91% 1
Staffordshire - 3 £53,000 - 2
Shropshire +10 1 - - 1
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 31 (93.94%) Linux
2 17 (51.52%) Java
3 16 (48.48%) PostgreSQL
4 15 (45.45%) JavaScript
5 14 (42.42%) Puppet
6 13 (39.39%) Cucumber
6 13 (39.39%) BDD
6 13 (39.39%) JBehave
6 13 (39.39%) Oracle
6 13 (39.39%) Unix
6 13 (39.39%) Configuration Management
6 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (36.36%) Ruby
7 12 (36.36%) Docker
8 11 (33.33%) Relational Database
8 11 (33.33%) Kafka
8 11 (33.33%) HornetQ
8 11 (33.33%) Microservices
8 11 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
8 11 (33.33%) RESTful
8 11 (33.33%) Scala
8 11 (33.33%) Git (software)
8 11 (33.33%) Smart Meter
8 11 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
8 11 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
8 11 (33.33%) NoSQL
8 11 (33.33%) Node.js
8 11 (33.33%) Marathon
8 11 (33.33%) Java 8
8 11 (33.33%) Software Engineering

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 (18.18%) Apache
2 3 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.06%) JBoss
4 1 (3.03%) IIS
4 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) DNS
2 2 (6.06%) FTP
2 2 (6.06%) Network Security
2 2 (6.06%) SSH
3 1 (3.03%) DHCP
3 1 (3.03%) Firewall
3 1 (3.03%) Internet
3 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (48.48%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 11 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 11 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 5 (15.15%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (15.15%) MySQL
4 3 (9.09%) Ingres
5 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 13 (39.39%) Cucumber
1 13 (39.39%) JBehave
2 11 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 11 (33.33%) JUnit
3 2 (6.06%) Bitbucket
3 2 (6.06%) Eclipse
3 2 (6.06%) IntelliJ
3 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.06%) JMeter
3 2 (6.06%) Maven
3 2 (6.06%) Selenium
3 2 (6.06%) SoapUI
3 2 (6.06%) Subversion
3 2 (6.06%) TeamCity
3 2 (6.06%) WATIR
3 2 (6.06%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.03%) CA Gen
General
1 11 (33.33%) Retail
2 4 (12.12%) Finance
3 3 (9.09%) Legal
4 2 (6.06%) Banking
4 2 (6.06%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.03%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Developer
2 6 (18.18%) Java Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Java Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Senior Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Senior Java Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) 2nd Line Technical Support
4 3 (9.09%) Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Support Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) Systems Support
4 3 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) Technical Support
4 3 (9.09%) Technical Support Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Applications Developer
5 2 (6.06%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
1 11 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 11 (33.33%) HornetQ
1 11 (33.33%) JMS
1 11 (33.33%) Kafka
1 11 (33.33%) Node.js
1 11 (33.33%) RESTful
1 11 (33.33%) Spring
2 3 (9.09%) LAMP
2 3 (9.09%) LAPP Stack
3 2 (6.06%) CSS
3 2 (6.06%) Gherkin
3 2 (6.06%) HTML
3 2 (6.06%) HTML5
4 1 (3.03%) J2EE
4 1 (3.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Smart Meter
2 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.06%) Data Structures
3 2 (6.06%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (6.06%) Video\Live Streaming
3 2 (6.06%) VLE
4 1 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 31 (93.94%) Linux
2 13 (39.39%) Unix
3 7 (21.21%) Windows
4 5 (15.15%) CentOS
5 4 (12.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (39.39%) BDD
1 13 (39.39%) Configuration Management
2 11 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 11 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
2 11 (33.33%) Microservices
2 11 (33.33%) Scrum
2 11 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 8 (24.24%) Test Automation
4 7 (21.21%) Service Delivery
5 6 (18.18%) Coaching
5 6 (18.18%) ITIL
5 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
6 5 (15.15%) Change Control
6 5 (15.15%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (15.15%) Server Hardening
6 5 (15.15%) TDD
7 4 (12.12%) Data Analysis
8 3 (9.09%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) Java
2 15 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 12 (36.36%) Ruby
4 11 (33.33%) Groovy
4 11 (33.33%) Java 8
4 11 (33.33%) Scala
4 11 (33.33%) SQL
5 6 (18.18%) Python
6 3 (9.09%) Perl
6 3 (9.09%) PHP
6 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
7 2 (6.06%) C
7 2 (6.06%) C++
8 1 (3.03%) Korn
8 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.03%) VB
8 1 (3.03%) VB6
8 1 (3.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) RHCE
2 3 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (6.06%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (6.06%) Degree
3 2 (6.06%) DV Cleared
3 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.06%) QA
3 1 (3.03%) PMO
System Software
1 12 (36.36%) Docker
2 5 (15.15%) iptables
3 3 (9.09%) Squid
4 2 (6.06%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 14 (42.42%) Puppet
2 11 (33.33%) Marathon
3 7 (21.21%) Nagios
4 6 (18.18%) SELinux
5 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (3.03%) Ansible
6 1 (3.03%) Cacti
6 1 (3.03%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (3.03%) SCOM
6 1 (3.03%) SmoothWall
6 1 (3.03%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) Oracle
2 7 (21.21%) Red Hat
3 4 (12.12%) Capita
3 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.03%) BEA
4 1 (3.03%) Informatica
4 1 (3.03%) McAfee
4 1 (3.03%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (3.03%) Pega
4 1 (3.03%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.03%) VMware
4 1 (3.03%) webMethods