The table below looks at the statistics for Shell Script skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Shell Script over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 288 274 265
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -9
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 1070 1234 1381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.10% 1.11% 1.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.07% 2.16% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 816 919 1097
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.73%

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

Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
51581 57002 62710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.87% 51.44% 52.13%
Number of salaries quoted 44689 48587 53551
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,346 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.36% -

Shell Script
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Shell Script as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Shell Script Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Shell Script
Salary Trend

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

Shell Script Salary Trend in the UK

Shell Script
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Shell Script over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 within the UK.

Shell Script Salary Histogram in the UK

Shell Script
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Shell Script within the UK over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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
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statistics and trends)
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
England +6 978 £50,000 - 130
London -2 495 £62,500 +6.83% 55
South East -39 153 £45,000 - 18
Yorkshire +17 82 £40,000 -13.97% 6
East of England +22 80 £52,500 +27.27% 12
City of London +10 65 £65,000 +18.18% 22
Berkshire +27 64 £45,000 - 3
Scotland -12 63 £55,000 +29.41% 11
West Yorkshire +30 60 £40,000 -13.97% 4
Reading +29 57 £45,000 - 3
Glasgow -10 49 £50,000 +11.11% 10
West Midlands +10 47 £55,000 +26.15% 9
Surrey +8 45 £50,000 +11.11% 6
East Midlands +37 39 £42,500 +9.67% 7
North West +26 38 £42,500 +21.42% 10
Hampshire -18 36 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Nottinghamshire +40 34 £42,500 +13.33% 6
Leeds +22 34 £42,500 -8.60% 3
South West -18 32 £43,750 +2.94% 10
Bedfordshire +20 31 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Nottingham +39 29 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Manchester +26 29 £42,500 -10.52% 6
Hertfordshire +24 26 £44,500 +11.25%
Staines - 25 £60,000 - 1
Wimbledon -6 21 - -
South Yorkshire +33 18 £37,500 +1.35% 1
Warwick - 17 £55,000 - 3
Doncaster - 17 £37,500 -
Warwickshire - 17 £55,000 - 3
Luton +30 15 £65,000 +62.50% 1

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, 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 with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 1544 (68.56%) Linux
2 1287 (57.15%) Unix
3 1090 (48.40%) SQL
4 866 (38.45%) Oracle
5 792 (35.17%) Java
6 662 (29.40%) Python
7 624 (27.71%) Agile Software Development
8 581 (25.80%) Finance
9 485 (21.54%) Windows
10 473 (21.00%) Perl
11 452 (20.07%) Bash Shell
12 447 (19.85%) Degree
13 393 (17.45%) Apache
14 381 (16.92%) Performance Tuning
15 380 (16.87%) PL/SQL
16 373 (16.56%) MySQL
17 340 (15.10%) Puppet
18 339 (15.05%) Git (software)
19 334 (14.83%) Oracle Database
20 331 (14.70%) Continuous Integration
21 318 (14.12%) DevOps
22 314 (13.94%) ITIL
22 314 (13.94%) Red Hat
23 301 (13.37%) Amazon AWS
24 293 (13.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
25 284 (12.61%) JavaScript
26 279 (12.39%) SQL Server
26 279 (12.39%) Ruby
26 279 (12.39%) Jenkins
27 277 (12.30%) Scrum

Shell Script
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 393 (17.45%) Apache
2 233 (10.35%) Tomcat
3 231 (10.26%) WebSphere
4 193 (8.57%) JBoss
5 192 (8.53%) WebLogic
6 135 (5.99%) OpenStack
7 90 (4.00%) Apache Pig
7 90 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
8 86 (3.82%) Apache Spark
9 80 (3.55%) CloudStack
10 73 (3.24%) Elasticsearch
11 56 (2.49%) nginx
12 50 (2.22%) IIS
13 46 (2.04%) Jetty
14 39 (1.73%) SharePoint
15 32 (1.42%) Confluence
16 29 (1.29%) IBM HTTP Server
17 18 (0.80%) CMS
18 17 (0.75%) SAS
19 14 (0.62%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 97 (4.31%) MS Excel
2 65 (2.89%) MS Office
3 20 (0.89%) MS Visio
4 16 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.18%) MS Project
7 3 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 51 (2.26%) Oracle Applications
2 41 (1.82%) Oracle EBS
3 40 (1.78%) Oracle EBS R12
4 22 (0.98%) Oracle ERP
5 20 (0.89%) Remedy ITSM
6 16 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 13 (0.58%) Oracle 11i
8 6 (0.27%) HFM
8 6 (0.27%) Oracle ASCP
9 5 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
9 5 (0.22%) SAP SRM
10 4 (0.18%) Kondor
10 4 (0.18%) Oracle Retail
10 4 (0.18%) Primavera
11 3 (0.13%) Magento
11 3 (0.13%) Summit
12 2 (0.089%) Oracle BPM
12 2 (0.089%) Oracle iProcurement
12 2 (0.089%) Sage CRM
12 2 (0.089%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 301 (13.37%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (2.22%) SaaS
3 49 (2.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 40 (1.78%) GitHub
4 40 (1.78%) PaaS
5 37 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
6 33 (1.47%) Amazon S3
7 21 (0.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 18 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
9 17 (0.75%) Office 365
10 13 (0.58%) Route 53
11 12 (0.53%) OpenShift
12 9 (0.40%) IaaS
13 8 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
14 5 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
15 4 (0.18%) Amazon EMR
15 4 (0.18%) AWS Lambda
16 3 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
16 3 (0.13%) BIME
16 3 (0.13%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 233 (10.35%) Firewall
2 184 (8.17%) SAN
3 177 (7.86%) DNS
4 172 (7.64%) TCP/IP
5 111 (4.93%) HTTP
6 108 (4.80%) SSL
7 93 (4.13%) LDAP
8 76 (3.37%) VPN
9 55 (2.44%) SSH
10 52 (2.31%) FTP
11 51 (2.26%) Internet
12 44 (1.95%) LAN
13 43 (1.91%) WAN
14 39 (1.73%) Network Security
15 32 (1.42%) Kerberos
16 30 (1.33%) DHCP
17 29 (1.29%) NAS
18 25 (1.11%) Wireless
19 24 (1.07%) IPsec
20 22 (0.98%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 373 (16.56%) MySQL
2 334 (14.83%) Oracle Database
3 279 (12.39%) SQL Server
4 222 (9.86%) Relational Database
5 167 (7.42%) Big Data
6 160 (7.10%) PostgreSQL
7 155 (6.88%) Hadoop
7 155 (6.88%) Oracle Database 11g
8 141 (6.26%) RDBMS
9 128 (5.68%) Data Warehouse
10 115 (5.11%) Apache Hive
11 113 (5.02%) Oracle Database 12c
12 101 (4.48%) NoSQL
13 99 (4.40%) HBase
14 93 (4.13%) Apache Cassandra
15 92 (4.09%) Oracle Reports
16 82 (3.64%) MongoDB
17 73 (3.24%) Oracle Database 10g
18 64 (2.84%) DB2
19 58 (2.58%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 339 (15.05%) Git (software)
2 279 (12.39%) Jenkins
3 183 (8.13%) Subversion
4 157 (6.97%) JIRA
5 130 (5.77%) JUnit
6 117 (5.20%) Maven
7 111 (4.93%) Ant
8 106 (4.71%) TeamCity
9 86 (3.82%) Selenium
10 85 (3.77%) Eclipse
11 72 (3.20%) Mockito
12 68 (3.02%) Gradle
13 57 (2.53%) Cucumber
14 52 (2.31%) LoadRunner
15 43 (1.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 43 (1.91%) Oracle Forms
16 42 (1.87%) Hudson
17 29 (1.29%) Gerrit
18 28 (1.24%) ClearQuest
19 27 (1.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 581 (25.80%) Finance
2 203 (9.01%) Banking
3 71 (3.15%) Retail
4 66 (2.93%) Telecoms
5 59 (2.62%) Games
6 51 (2.26%) Investment Banking
7 50 (2.22%) Publishing
8 47 (2.09%) Financial Institution
9 46 (2.04%) Front Office
10 35 (1.55%) Back Office
11 31 (1.38%) Marketing
12 18 (0.80%) Legal
13 14 (0.62%) Advertising
13 14 (0.62%) Manufacturing
14 9 (0.40%) Military
15 7 (0.31%) Law
16 5 (0.22%) Aerospace
16 5 (0.22%) Corporate Banking
16 5 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
17 3 (0.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 524 (23.27%) Developer
2 391 (17.36%) Administrator
3 294 (13.06%) Analyst
4 243 (10.79%) DBA
5 190 (8.44%) Systems Administrator
6 186 (8.26%) DevOps Engineer
7 147 (6.53%) Java Developer
8 145 (6.44%) Linux Administrator
9 143 (6.35%) Linux Engineer
10 138 (6.13%) Oracle DBA
11 118 (5.24%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 109 (4.84%) Support Analyst
13 89 (3.95%) Applications Support
14 80 (3.55%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 80 (3.55%) Support Engineer
15 75 (3.33%) Software Engineer
16 72 (3.20%) Senior Developer
16 72 (3.20%) Test Analyst
17 67 (2.98%) Consultant
18 63 (2.80%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 231 (10.26%) .NET
2 229 (10.17%) Web Services
3 215 (9.55%) HTML
4 197 (8.75%) XML
5 177 (7.86%) Spring
6 173 (7.68%) LAMP
7 167 (7.42%) Middleware
8 159 (7.06%) J2EE
9 119 (5.28%) JMS
10 117 (5.20%) CSS
11 116 (5.15%) JSON
12 96 (4.26%) REST
13 94 (4.17%) Java EE
14 80 (3.55%) RESTful
15 78 (3.46%) jQuery
16 74 (3.29%) Hibernate
17 73 (3.24%) Apache Camel
18 71 (3.15%) Ajax
19 64 (2.84%) JSP
19 64 (2.84%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 219 (9.72%) Computer Science
2 195 (8.66%) Analytical Skills
3 96 (4.26%) Data Centre
4 93 (4.13%) Replication
5 83 (3.69%) Clustering
6 74 (3.29%) Derivative
7 61 (2.71%) Enterprise Software
8 52 (2.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 42 (1.87%) Management Information System
10 40 (1.78%) Algorithms
10 40 (1.78%) Equities
11 34 (1.51%) Mathematics
12 30 (1.33%) Fixed Income
12 30 (1.33%) Virtual Team
13 28 (1.24%) Hedge funds
13 28 (1.24%) iPad
14 27 (1.20%) Statistics
15 26 (1.15%) User Experience
16 25 (1.11%) Client/Server
17 23 (1.02%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1544 (68.56%) Linux
2 1287 (57.15%) Unix
3 485 (21.54%) Windows
4 293 (13.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 184 (8.17%) Solaris
6 117 (5.20%) CentOS
7 108 (4.80%) Windows Server
8 98 (4.35%) AIX
9 53 (2.35%) HPUX
10 51 (2.26%) Ubuntu
11 40 (1.78%) Oracle Linux
12 36 (1.60%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 34 (1.51%) SUSE
13 34 (1.51%) Windows Server 2012
14 31 (1.38%) Debian
14 31 (1.38%) Windows Server 2008
15 22 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
16 14 (0.62%) Mac OS X
17 13 (0.58%) FreeBSD
18 11 (0.49%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 624 (27.71%) Agile Software Development
2 381 (16.92%) Performance Tuning
3 331 (14.70%) Continuous Integration
4 318 (14.12%) DevOps
5 314 (13.94%) ITIL
6 277 (12.30%) Scrum
7 245 (10.88%) Configuration Management
8 212 (9.41%) Open Source
9 192 (8.53%) Disaster Recovery
10 180 (7.99%) Business Intelligence
10 180 (7.99%) High Availability
11 170 (7.55%) ETL
12 166 (7.37%) SDLC
13 155 (6.88%) Software Engineering
14 154 (6.84%) Unit Testing
15 138 (6.13%) TDD
16 116 (5.15%) OO
17 110 (4.88%) Load Balancing
18 108 (4.80%) Mentoring
19 94 (4.17%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1090 (48.40%) SQL
2 792 (35.17%) Java
3 662 (29.40%) Python
4 473 (21.00%) Perl
5 452 (20.07%) Bash Shell
6 380 (16.87%) PL/SQL
7 284 (12.61%) JavaScript
8 279 (12.39%) Ruby
9 201 (8.93%) C++
10 171 (7.59%) C#
11 160 (7.10%) C
12 156 (6.93%) PHP
13 104 (4.62%) PowerShell
14 90 (4.00%) VB
15 57 (2.53%) Korn
16 50 (2.22%) AWK
17 40 (1.78%) Scala
18 34 (1.51%) T-SQL
19 25 (1.11%) sed
20 23 (1.02%) VBA
Qualifications
1 447 (19.85%) Degree
2 121 (5.37%) Security Cleared
3 86 (3.82%) SC Cleared
4 41 (1.82%) DV Cleared
5 28 (1.24%) Cisco Certification
5 28 (1.24%) ISEB
6 27 (1.20%) CCNP
6 27 (1.20%) Oracle Certification
7 26 (1.15%) OCP
7 26 (1.15%) RHCE
8 23 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
9 22 (0.98%) SANS
10 21 (0.93%) CCNA
10 21 (0.93%) CEH
11 20 (0.89%) CISSP
11 20 (0.89%) RHCSA
12 19 (0.84%) MCSE
13 16 (0.71%) CISM
14 15 (0.67%) ISTQB
14 15 (0.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 183 (8.13%) QA
2 89 (3.95%) SLA
3 16 (0.71%) Data Quality
4 15 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (0.53%) PCI DSS
6 10 (0.44%) ISO27002
7 7 (0.31%) DICOM
7 7 (0.31%) HL7
8 5 (0.22%) RosettaNet
9 4 (0.18%) EMIR
10 3 (0.13%) AIFMD
10 3 (0.13%) ISO 8583
10 3 (0.13%) ISO20022
10 3 (0.13%) SEPA
11 2 (0.089%) MiFID
11 2 (0.089%) Solvency II
12 1 (0.044%) GPG13
12 1 (0.044%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 1 (0.044%) SAS 70
System Software
1 159 (7.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 121 (5.37%) vSphere
3 114 (5.06%) Xen
4 109 (4.84%) Oracle RAC
5 106 (4.71%) XenServer
6 76 (3.37%) Active Directory
7 68 (3.02%) Apache Flume
8 66 (2.93%) Docker
9 61 (2.71%) Virtual Machines
10 60 (2.66%) HDFS
11 52 (2.31%) KVM
12 35 (1.55%) iptables
13 29 (1.29%) NFS
14 28 (1.24%) vCloud
15 22 (0.98%) Firmware
15 22 (0.98%) Hyper-V
16 21 (0.93%) VMware ESX
16 21 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
17 18 (0.80%) Squid
18 17 (0.75%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 340 (15.10%) Puppet
2 247 (10.97%) Opscode Chef
3 118 (5.24%) Oracle RMAN
4 113 (5.02%) Tivoli
5 112 (4.97%) Cobbler
6 108 (4.80%) Ansible
7 103 (4.57%) Data Guard
8 84 (3.73%) Nagios
9 74 (3.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 67 (2.98%) Oozie
11 48 (2.13%) Hadoop YARN
12 46 (2.04%) NetBackup
13 41 (1.82%) Control-M
14 34 (1.51%) Salt
15 31 (1.38%) HP Quality Center
15 31 (1.38%) Terraform
16 30 (1.33%) Oracle ZFS
17 27 (1.20%) HAProxy
18 26 (1.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
19 25 (1.11%) vRealize
Vendors
1 866 (38.45%) Oracle
2 314 (13.94%) Red Hat
3 271 (12.03%) Microsoft
4 245 (10.88%) VMware
5 146 (6.48%) IBM
6 133 (5.91%) HP
7 78 (3.46%) EnterpriseDB
8 71 (3.15%) Sybase
9 63 (2.80%) SAP
10 58 (2.58%) Cisco
11 56 (2.49%) Veritas
12 53 (2.35%) Cloudera
13 51 (2.26%) Hortonworks
13 51 (2.26%) Sun
14 46 (2.04%) EMC
15 44 (1.95%) MapR
16 40 (1.78%) Informatica
17 38 (1.69%) Citrix
18 35 (1.55%) CA
19 33 (1.47%) ATG
London
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Metaskil
Salary: From £45,000 to £52,500 per annum c£50k plus benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Anthony James Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum excellent benefits package including
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £46,000 to £58,000 per annum + on call + company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Godalming, Surrey
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Computer People
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago