Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 214 282 271
Rank change year-on-year +68 -11 -18
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 63 38 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.81% 0.39% 0.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.95% 0.76% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 27 32 55
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% -32.00% +31.58%
10th Percentile £37,000 £31,525 £32,900
90th Percentile £63,750 £64,375 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% 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 3,227 4,978 4,774
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 41.42% 50.75% 46.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2,643 4,171 4,036
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 22 January 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 22 January 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 +12 32 £55,000 +27.91% 3
Shropshire +12 13 £42,500 - 3
Warwickshire +34 7 £40,000 -23.81%
Staffordshire +30 3 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Worcestershire -9 2 - -
Coventry - 2 - - 1
Solihull +8 1 - - 1
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 41 (65.08%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (58.73%) Java
3 36 (57.14%) Linux
4 35 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
5 31 (49.21%) Identity Access Management
5 31 (49.21%) SQL
6 30 (47.62%) Presales
7 28 (44.44%) Amazon EC2
7 28 (44.44%) Amazon S3
7 28 (44.44%) Amazon RDS
8 26 (41.27%) Relational Database
8 26 (41.27%) Scala
9 25 (39.68%) Security Cleared
9 25 (39.68%) Enterprise Architecture
9 25 (39.68%) Python
9 25 (39.68%) Microsoft
9 25 (39.68%) Active Directory
9 25 (39.68%) Office 365
10 24 (38.10%) Amazon SQS
10 24 (38.10%) Amazon Redshift
10 24 (38.10%) ASP.NET Web API
10 24 (38.10%) Amazon EMR
10 24 (38.10%) Amazon Kinesis
10 24 (38.10%) Azure Active Directory
10 24 (38.10%) AWS Lambda
10 24 (38.10%) Cosmos DB
10 24 (38.10%) Serverless
10 24 (38.10%) Vendor Relationship Management
10 24 (38.10%) Thought Leadership
10 24 (38.10%) Project Management

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 8 (12.70%) OpenStack
2 5 (7.94%) Apache
3 4 (6.35%) nginx
4 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (38.10%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 41 (65.08%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (44.44%) Amazon EC2
3 28 (44.44%) Amazon S3
4 25 (39.68%) Office 365
5 24 (38.10%) Amazon EMR
5 24 (38.10%) Amazon Kinesis
5 24 (38.10%) Amazon SQS
5 24 (38.10%) AWS Lambda
5 24 (38.10%) Azure Active Directory
5 24 (38.10%) Serverless
6 8 (12.70%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (11.11%) iPaaS
7 7 (11.11%) OpenShift
7 7 (11.11%) PaaS
8 4 (6.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 4 (6.35%) GitHub
8 4 (6.35%) Route 53
9 1 (1.59%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (38.10%) Network Security
2 4 (6.35%) DNS
2 4 (6.35%) OpenVPN
2 4 (6.35%) SAN
2 4 (6.35%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.59%) Firewall
3 1 (1.59%) FTP
3 1 (1.59%) LAN
3 1 (1.59%) SSH
3 1 (1.59%) VPN
3 1 (1.59%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (44.44%) Amazon RDS
2 26 (41.27%) Relational Database
3 24 (38.10%) Amazon Redshift
3 24 (38.10%) Cosmos DB
3 24 (38.10%) RDBMS
4 5 (7.94%) MySQL
5 4 (6.35%) Amazon Aurora
5 4 (6.35%) Redis
6 3 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (3.17%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (3.17%) DB2
7 2 (3.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (15.87%) Git (software)
2 8 (12.70%) Vagrant
3 5 (7.94%) Jenkins
4 4 (6.35%) JUnit
5 2 (3.17%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.17%) JBehave
6 1 (1.59%) Subversion
6 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (9.52%) Marketing
2 2 (3.17%) Retail
3 1 (1.59%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (39.68%) Architect
2 24 (38.10%) Cloud Architect
2 24 (38.10%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 24 (38.10%) Lead Architect
2 24 (38.10%) Lead Solutions Architect
2 24 (38.10%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (12.70%) Software Engineer
4 5 (7.94%) Administrator
4 5 (7.94%) Developer
4 5 (7.94%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (6.35%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) Head of IT
5 4 (6.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (6.35%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 4 (6.35%) Support Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (6.35%) Unix Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) IT Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (38.10%) .NET
1 24 (38.10%) ASP.NET
1 24 (38.10%) ASP.NET Web API
1 24 (38.10%) Web Services
2 7 (11.11%) OAuth
2 7 (11.11%) SAML
3 4 (6.35%) LAMP
3 4 (6.35%) LEMP Stack
3 4 (6.35%) Spring
4 2 (3.17%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (3.17%) Hibernate
4 2 (3.17%) HornetQ
4 2 (3.17%) JMS
4 2 (3.17%) Kafka
4 2 (3.17%) Node.js
4 2 (3.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.70%) Driving Licence
2 2 (3.17%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.59%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.59%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 36 (57.14%) Linux
2 13 (20.63%) Unix
3 5 (7.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (7.94%) Windows
4 4 (6.35%) HPUX
4 4 (6.35%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.59%) CentOS
5 1 (1.59%) Solaris
5 1 (1.59%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (49.21%) Identity Access Management
2 30 (47.62%) Presales
3 25 (39.68%) Enterprise Architecture
4 24 (38.10%) Project Management
4 24 (38.10%) Thought Leadership
4 24 (38.10%) Vendor Relationship Management
5 15 (23.81%) DevOps
6 12 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (19.05%) Data Protection
7 11 (17.46%) Configuration Management
8 10 (15.87%) Software Engineering
9 9 (14.29%) Microservices
10 8 (12.70%) Open Source
10 8 (12.70%) Problem-Solving
11 7 (11.11%) ITIL
12 5 (7.94%) Line Management
13 4 (6.35%) Availability Management
13 4 (6.35%) Disaster Recovery
13 4 (6.35%) Information Security
13 4 (6.35%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (58.73%) Java
2 31 (49.21%) SQL
3 26 (41.27%) Scala
4 25 (39.68%) Python
5 24 (38.10%) PL/SQL
6 4 (6.35%) PHP
7 2 (3.17%) Groovy
7 2 (3.17%) Java 8
7 2 (3.17%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.17%) Ruby
8 1 (1.59%) C
8 1 (1.59%) C#
8 1 (1.59%) C++
8 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (39.68%) Security Cleared
2 24 (38.10%) MCSA
2 24 (38.10%) MCSE
2 24 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.59%) Degree
3 1 (1.59%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (19.05%) GDPR
2 5 (7.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (6.35%) SLA
4 1 (1.59%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (1.59%) IASME
System Software
1 25 (39.68%) Active Directory
2 15 (23.81%) Docker
3 4 (6.35%) NFS
3 4 (6.35%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.59%) iptables
4 1 (1.59%) Postfix
4 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (19.05%) Packer
1 12 (19.05%) Terraform
2 8 (12.70%) Consul
2 8 (12.70%) Kubernetes
3 7 (11.11%) Puppet
4 5 (7.94%) Ansible
5 4 (6.35%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (6.35%) Prometheus
6 2 (3.17%) Marathon
7 1 (1.59%) Nagios
7 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (1.59%) SELinux
Vendors
1 25 (39.68%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.70%) Google
3 7 (11.11%) Atlassian
4 6 (9.52%) Red Hat
5 4 (6.35%) Cisco
5 4 (6.35%) EMC
5 4 (6.35%) F5
5 4 (6.35%) HP
5 4 (6.35%) Oracle
6 2 (3.17%) Greenplum
6 2 (3.17%) Netezza
6 2 (3.17%) Teradata
6 2 (3.17%) Vertica
7 1 (1.59%) VMware