The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 253 240 210
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -30
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 1178 1305 1416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.15% 1.19% 1.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.22% 2.30% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 892 1050 1100
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,100 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Shell Script
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
52969 56835 53805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.71% 51.88% 52.82%
Number of salaries quoted 45567 48703 46565
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Shell Script across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in England

Shell Script
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Shell Script across the England region.

Shell Script Salary Trend in England

Shell Script
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Shell Script across the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Shell Script Salary Histogram in England

Shell Script
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Shell Script within the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +28 643 £57,500 +9.52% 81
South East +13 237 £45,000 -5.26% 26
East of England -20 98 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Yorkshire -46 74 £46,500 +16.25% 8
South West -39 61 £42,500 +8.97% 14
West Midlands -42 29 £47,500 +5.55% 4
North West -39 23 £37,500 -23.07% 11
East Midlands -6 12 £38,750 +13.97% 2
North East -26 4 £45,000 +87.50% 2
Shell Script
UK

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Shell Script also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Shell Script.

1 1533 (66.08%) Linux
2 1317 (56.77%) UNIX
3 1141 (49.18%) SQL
4 1003 (43.23%) Oracle
5 819 (35.30%) Java
6 701 (30.22%) Finance
7 600 (25.86%) Python
8 584 (25.17%) Perl
9 514 (22.16%) Windows
10 485 (20.91%) Oracle Database
11 476 (20.52%) PL/SQL
12 434 (18.71%) Agile Software Development
13 422 (18.19%) Degree
14 371 (15.99%) Apache
15 343 (14.78%) Bash Shell
16 335 (14.44%) MySQL
17 311 (13.41%) Red Hat
18 306 (13.19%) JavaScript
19 298 (12.84%) Performance Tuning
20 292 (12.59%) SQL Server
20 292 (12.59%) Banking
21 286 (12.33%) Puppet
21 286 (12.33%) Analytical Skills
22 273 (11.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 262 (11.29%) Tomcat
24 261 (11.25%) Jenkins
25 259 (11.16%) Git (software)
26 257 (11.08%) Relational Database
27 256 (11.03%) XML
28 251 (10.82%) ITIL

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Shell Script also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Shell Script. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 371 (15.99%) Apache
2 262 (11.29%) Tomcat
3 138 (5.95%) WebLogic
4 122 (5.26%) JBoss
5 107 (4.61%) nginx
6 76 (3.28%) WebSphere
7 67 (2.89%) Elasticsearch
8 52 (2.24%) IIS
9 51 (2.20%) Node.js
10 50 (2.16%) OpenStack
11 38 (1.64%) Oracle Workflow
12 28 (1.21%) GlassFish
12 28 (1.21%) Jetty
12 28 (1.21%) SharePoint
13 23 (0.99%) MS Exchange
13 23 (0.99%) Oracle Service Bus
14 22 (0.95%) WebSphere Application Server
15 19 (0.82%) CMS
15 19 (0.82%) Apache Spark
16 17 (0.73%) SAS
Applications
1 109 (4.70%) MS Excel
2 49 (2.11%) MS Office
3 16 (0.69%) MS Visio
4 13 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.34%) MS Project
6 3 (0.13%) SPSS
7 2 (0.086%) FastStats
8 1 (0.043%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.043%) PrintSoft PReS
8 1 (0.043%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 66 (2.84%) Oracle EBS
2 46 (1.98%) Oracle EBS R12
3 36 (1.55%) Oracle Applications
4 17 (0.73%) Oracle Financials
4 17 (0.73%) RMDS
5 16 (0.69%) Oracle General Ledger
6 13 (0.56%) Oracle Payables
7 11 (0.47%) Oracle HRMS
8 10 (0.43%) Oracle Payroll
9 9 (0.39%) Oracle Receivables
9 9 (0.39%) Oracle Assets
10 8 (0.34%) Oracle Cash Management
10 8 (0.34%) BusinessWorks
10 8 (0.34%) ION MarketView
11 6 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
11 6 (0.26%) MetaTrader
12 5 (0.22%) SAP SRM
13 4 (0.17%) Oracle iProcurement
13 4 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
14 2 (0.086%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 203 (8.75%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (2.59%) SaaS
3 52 (2.24%) PaaS
4 46 (1.98%) Amazon EC2
5 14 (0.60%) GitHub
6 13 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
7 12 (0.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 12 (0.52%) Route 53
7 12 (0.52%) Responsys
7 12 (0.52%) Taleo
7 12 (0.52%) Amazon S3
8 11 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (0.39%) Heroku
9 9 (0.39%) Engine Yard
10 8 (0.34%) Office 365
10 8 (0.34%) IaaS
10 8 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
11 7 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
12 6 (0.26%) Mimecast
13 3 (0.13%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 204 (8.79%) TCP/IP
2 174 (7.50%) Firewall
3 142 (6.12%) DNS
4 137 (5.91%) SAN
5 93 (4.01%) HTTP
6 66 (2.84%) LDAP
7 62 (2.67%) SSL
8 61 (2.63%) Internet
9 53 (2.28%) VPN
10 52 (2.24%) SSH
11 35 (1.51%) WAN
12 34 (1.47%) NAS
13 30 (1.29%) LAN
13 30 (1.29%) SMTP
14 25 (1.08%) Network Security
15 23 (0.99%) IPsec
16 21 (0.91%) VLAN
16 21 (0.91%) DHCP
16 21 (0.91%) FTP
17 20 (0.86%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 485 (20.91%) Oracle Database
2 335 (14.44%) MySQL
3 292 (12.59%) SQL Server
4 257 (11.08%) Relational Database
5 236 (10.17%) Oracle Database 11g
6 196 (8.45%) RDBMS
7 136 (5.86%) Data Warehouse
8 110 (4.74%) Oracle Reports
9 108 (4.66%) NoSQL
10 106 (4.57%) Hadoop
11 93 (4.01%) Oracle9i Database
12 88 (3.79%) Oracle Database 10g
13 81 (3.49%) PostgreSQL
14 78 (3.36%) Oracle Database 12c
15 64 (2.76%) Big Data
16 56 (2.41%) MongoDB
17 52 (2.24%) OLAP
18 46 (1.98%) Oracle BI EE
19 43 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
20 41 (1.77%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 261 (11.25%) Jenkins
2 259 (11.16%) Git (software)
3 179 (7.72%) Subversion
4 162 (6.98%) Maven
5 137 (5.91%) Ant
6 88 (3.79%) Oracle Forms
7 84 (3.62%) JIRA
8 72 (3.10%) JUnit
9 61 (2.63%) Selenium
10 53 (2.28%) Hudson
11 52 (2.24%) Gradle
12 45 (1.94%) Eclipse
13 36 (1.55%) TeamCity
14 34 (1.47%) Oracle APEX
15 29 (1.25%) Gerrit
16 27 (1.16%) Artifactory
16 27 (1.16%) Grunt
16 27 (1.16%) Appium
17 26 (1.12%) ClearCase
18 24 (1.03%) Xcode
General
1 701 (30.22%) Finance
2 292 (12.59%) Banking
3 136 (5.86%) Investment Banking
4 99 (4.27%) Front Office
5 87 (3.75%) Telecoms
6 81 (3.49%) Retail
7 62 (2.67%) Back Office
8 45 (1.94%) Marketing
9 43 (1.85%) Electronics
10 39 (1.68%) Games
11 31 (1.34%) Advertising
12 29 (1.25%) Legal
13 22 (0.95%) Law
14 19 (0.82%) Financial Institution
15 17 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
16 16 (0.69%) Manufacturing
17 10 (0.43%) Publishing
17 10 (0.43%) Billing
18 7 (0.30%) Automotive
18 7 (0.30%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 552 (23.79%) Developer
2 380 (16.38%) Administrator
3 324 (13.97%) Analyst
4 256 (11.03%) Systems Administrator
5 177 (7.63%) Linux Administrator
6 175 (7.54%) Applications Support
7 166 (7.16%) Support Analyst
8 150 (6.47%) DBA
9 130 (5.60%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 120 (5.17%) Senior Developer
11 118 (5.09%) Oracle DBA
12 109 (4.70%) Oracle Developer
12 109 (4.70%) Applications Support Analyst
13 105 (4.53%) Java Developer
14 100 (4.31%) Software Engineer
14 100 (4.31%) DevOps Engineer
15 94 (4.05%) Systems Engineer
16 89 (3.84%) Linux Engineer
17 82 (3.53%) UNIX Administrator
18 70 (3.02%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 256 (11.03%) XML
2 245 (10.56%) HTML
3 218 (9.40%) Web Services
4 150 (6.47%) Spring
5 143 (6.16%) J2EE
6 129 (5.56%) Middleware
7 116 (5.00%) .NET
8 103 (4.44%) REST
9 99 (4.27%) CSS
10 84 (3.62%) LAMP
11 76 (3.28%) JMS
12 71 (3.06%) FIX Protocol
13 64 (2.76%) JSON
14 63 (2.72%) JSP
14 63 (2.72%) Servlets
14 63 (2.72%) jQuery
15 62 (2.67%) Hibernate
16 60 (2.59%) SOAP
17 52 (2.24%) XSLT
18 49 (2.11%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 286 (12.33%) Analytical Skills
2 246 (10.60%) Computer Science
3 121 (5.22%) Clustering
4 89 (3.84%) Management Information System
5 88 (3.79%) Data Structures
6 81 (3.49%) Mathematics
7 75 (3.23%) Data Centre
8 74 (3.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 72 (3.10%) Derivative
10 63 (2.72%) Replication
11 59 (2.54%) Fixed Income
11 59 (2.54%) Algorithms
12 56 (2.41%) Statistics
13 47 (2.03%) Equities
14 43 (1.85%) Data Integration
15 35 (1.51%) Mobile App
16 27 (1.16%) Physics
16 27 (1.16%) Client/Server
17 24 (1.03%) User Experience
18 23 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1533 (66.08%) Linux
2 1317 (56.77%) UNIX
3 514 (22.16%) Windows
4 273 (11.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 250 (10.78%) Solaris
6 169 (7.28%) CentOS
7 123 (5.30%) AIX
8 116 (5.00%) Ubuntu
9 89 (3.84%) Debian
10 66 (2.84%) Windows Server 2012
11 60 (2.59%) Apple iOS
12 58 (2.50%) HPUX
13 57 (2.46%) Oracle Linux
13 57 (2.46%) Android
14 55 (2.37%) Windows Server 2008
15 45 (1.94%) SUSE
16 38 (1.64%) Mac OS X
17 32 (1.38%) Windows Server 2003
18 23 (0.99%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
19 9 (0.39%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 434 (18.71%) Agile Software Development
2 298 (12.84%) Performance Tuning
3 251 (10.82%) ITIL
4 233 (10.04%) ETL
5 225 (9.70%) DevOps
6 204 (8.79%) Configuration Management
7 187 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
8 186 (8.02%) Software Engineering
9 175 (7.54%) Business Intelligence
10 160 (6.90%) SDLC
11 132 (5.69%) Multithreading
12 119 (5.13%) Project Management
13 113 (4.87%) TDD
13 113 (4.87%) Analytics
14 112 (4.83%) Mentoring
15 104 (4.48%) Change Management
15 104 (4.48%) Scrum
16 97 (4.18%) Performance Monitoring
17 87 (3.75%) Disaster Recovery
18 80 (3.45%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1141 (49.18%) SQL
2 819 (35.30%) Java
3 600 (25.86%) Python
4 584 (25.17%) Perl
5 476 (20.52%) PL/SQL
6 343 (14.78%) Bash Shell
7 306 (13.19%) JavaScript
8 224 (9.66%) C++
9 215 (9.27%) PHP
10 202 (8.71%) C
11 196 (8.45%) Ruby
12 122 (5.26%) Korn
13 117 (5.04%) C#
14 102 (4.40%) PowerShell
15 72 (3.10%) T-SQL
16 52 (2.24%) VB
17 38 (1.64%) AWK
18 31 (1.34%) Bourne shell
19 30 (1.29%) C-shell
20 22 (0.95%) sed
Qualifications
1 422 (18.19%) Degree
2 113 (4.87%) Security Cleared
3 61 (2.63%) SC Cleared
4 46 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
5 42 (1.81%) DV Cleared
6 41 (1.77%) Cisco Certification
7 33 (1.42%) Oracle Certification
8 30 (1.29%) RHCE
8 30 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 29 (1.25%) CCNP
9 29 (1.25%) RHCSA
10 24 (1.03%) OCP
11 21 (0.91%) CCNA
12 19 (0.82%) MCSE
13 18 (0.78%) CISSP
14 17 (0.73%) CCDP
15 16 (0.69%) LPIC
16 12 (0.52%) OCA
17 11 (0.47%) MCP
18 9 (0.39%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 144 (6.21%) QA
2 74 (3.19%) SLA
3 29 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.30%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.22%) COBIT
6 5 (0.22%) RosettaNet
7 4 (0.17%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.086%) Basel II
System Software
1 166 (7.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 112 (4.83%) Oracle RAC
3 82 (3.53%) Active Directory
4 69 (2.97%) KVM
5 52 (2.24%) Xen
6 38 (1.64%) Varnish
7 33 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
8 32 (1.38%) Samba
8 32 (1.38%) NFS
9 30 (1.29%) Docker
10 25 (1.08%) vSphere
11 21 (0.91%) Postfix
12 20 (0.86%) Oracle Clusterware
13 18 (0.78%) Hyper-V
13 18 (0.78%) Squid
14 14 (0.60%) Firmware
14 14 (0.60%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 13 (0.56%) VMware ESX
15 13 (0.56%) qmail
15 13 (0.56%) iptables
Systems Management
1 286 (12.33%) Puppet
2 214 (9.22%) Opscode Chef
3 143 (6.16%) Oracle RMAN
4 113 (4.87%) Data Guard
5 112 (4.83%) Nagios
6 96 (4.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 69 (2.97%) Tivoli
8 55 (2.37%) Ansible
9 39 (1.68%) Cobbler
10 31 (1.34%) Graphite
10 31 (1.34%) Control-M
11 30 (1.29%) ZABBIX
11 30 (1.29%) Oracle ZFS
12 27 (1.16%) NetBackup
13 21 (0.91%) Vagrant
14 19 (0.82%) Red Hat Satellite
15 16 (0.69%) HAProxy
16 15 (0.65%) Opsview
16 15 (0.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
17 14 (0.60%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1003 (43.23%) Oracle
2 311 (13.41%) Red Hat
3 243 (10.47%) VMware
4 156 (6.72%) Microsoft
5 137 (5.91%) IBM
6 122 (5.26%) Cisco
7 119 (5.13%) HP
8 110 (4.74%) Sybase
9 96 (4.14%) Informatica
10 62 (2.67%) Sun
11 46 (1.98%) EMC
11 46 (1.98%) Reuters
12 45 (1.94%) Splunk
13 41 (1.77%) SAP
13 41 (1.77%) NetApp
14 40 (1.72%) Veritas
15 33 (1.42%) webMethods
16 32 (1.38%) Teradata
17 29 (1.25%) Netezza
18 28 (1.21%) F5
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
GLM Recruitment
Salary: Salary Negotiable from £28.000 / £40,000 Dependent on Experience
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 9 hours ago
Brighton, Sussex
Riot Games EU
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Online Recruitment Corporation Ltd
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: Pension/Package/Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Talent International
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Nicoll Curtin Technology
Salary: Bonus + Excellent benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Folkestone, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Verticality Ltd
Salary: 40 - 50K + 6-7K on call + O/T
Posted: Yesterday
Herne Bay, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 + outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Coral Racing Ltd
Salary: up to 45k basic
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IAD
Salary: From £34,000 to £39,000 per annum depending on skills and experience
Posted: Yesterday