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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
UK
Rank 301 273 279
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +6
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 851 1169 1202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.01% 1.14% 1.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.87% 2.21% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 633 895 917
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,550
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £70,000 £69,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £43,950
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -3.29%

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
45523 52932 53884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 54.04% 51.79% 50.45%
Number of salaries quoted 38828 45600 46171
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 24 February 2017 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 24 February 2017. 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 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 -10 812 £55,000 +10.00% 97
London +16 394 £65,000 +14.03% 45
South East +19 147 £50,000 +13.63% 17
East of England +28 90 £47,500 +6.74% 9
City of London +47 81 £60,000 - 16
Berkshire +31 57 £52,500 +31.25% 6
Hertfordshire +23 50 £50,000 - 1
Yorkshire -10 49 £57,500 +32.94% 7
North West -34 46 £64,000 +55.15% 8
East Midlands +41 38 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Leeds +6 38 £65,000 +44.44% 3
West Yorkshire -8 38 £65,000 +48.57% 4
Surrey +51 34 £50,000 +11.11% 8
South West -39 29 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Manchester -41 26 £70,000 +64.70% 5
Watford -4 25 £35,000 -33.33% 1
Nottinghamshire +17 21 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Essex +31 20 £47,500 - 5
Nottingham +21 20 £40,000 +10.34% 1
West Midlands -11 20 £35,000 -33.33% 3
Hampshire -12 19 £42,505 -5.54% 2
Scotland -6 18 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Reading +35 17 £52,500 +16.66% 3
Kent +23 17 £50,000 +42.85%
West Sussex +24 16 £55,000 +12.24%
Wiltshire +25 12 £45,000 +36.36% 1
Cambridgeshire +2 12 £44,500 +18.66% 3
Glasgow -6 12 £44,000 +3.52% 1
Newbury - 12 £35,000 - 2
Gatwick -1 11 £55,000 +12.24%

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 1176 (66.52%) Linux
2 1037 (58.65%) Unix
3 908 (51.36%) SQL
4 788 (44.57%) Oracle
5 654 (36.99%) Java
6 577 (32.64%) Python
7 539 (30.49%) Windows
8 517 (29.24%) Agile Software Development
9 507 (28.68%) Finance
10 391 (22.12%) DevOps
11 337 (19.06%) Jenkins
12 316 (17.87%) Puppet
13 309 (17.48%) Red Hat
14 304 (17.19%) Perl
14 304 (17.19%) Continuous Integration
15 283 (16.01%) Configuration Management
16 282 (15.95%) Git (software)
17 279 (15.78%) Oracle Database
18 276 (15.61%) Bash Shell
19 264 (14.93%) Scrum
20 261 (14.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 255 (14.42%) Degree
21 255 (14.42%) Amazon AWS
22 248 (14.03%) PL/SQL
23 243 (13.74%) MySQL
24 239 (13.52%) Opscode Chef
25 225 (12.73%) Banking
26 222 (12.56%) SQL Server
27 221 (12.50%) Relational Database
28 219 (12.39%) JavaScript

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
1 217 (12.27%) Tomcat
2 213 (12.05%) WebSphere
3 210 (11.88%) Apache
3 210 (11.88%) WebLogic
4 206 (11.65%) JBoss
5 136 (7.69%) OpenStack
6 118 (6.67%) CloudStack
7 58 (3.28%) WebSphere Application Server
8 55 (3.11%) nginx
9 40 (2.26%) Elasticsearch
9 40 (2.26%) IIS
10 31 (1.75%) Jetty
11 27 (1.53%) Confluence
12 26 (1.47%) Oracle Workflow
13 25 (1.41%) Apache Spark
13 25 (1.41%) SAS
14 19 (1.07%) Cloud Foundry
15 16 (0.90%) Apache Pig
16 15 (0.85%) CMS
17 14 (0.79%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 39 (2.21%) MS Excel
2 11 (0.62%) MS Office
3 10 (0.57%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.45%) SPSS
6 4 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.17%) SPSS Modeler
8 1 (0.057%) Houdini
8 1 (0.057%) Maya
8 1 (0.057%) MS Project
8 1 (0.057%) NUKE
8 1 (0.057%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.057%) Weka
Business Applications
1 37 (2.09%) Oracle EBS
2 22 (1.24%) Oracle EBS R12
3 20 (1.13%) Oracle Applications
4 15 (0.85%) Oracle Payables
5 11 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 8 (0.45%) BusinessWorks
6 8 (0.45%) ION MarketView
6 8 (0.45%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 8 (0.45%) Oracle Receivables
7 7 (0.40%) Oracle Cash Management
8 6 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
8 6 (0.34%) Summit
9 5 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 4 (0.23%) FLEXCUBE
10 4 (0.23%) HFM
10 4 (0.23%) Oracle Assets
10 4 (0.23%) SAP SD
10 4 (0.23%) Temenos T24
11 3 (0.17%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 3 (0.17%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 255 (14.42%) Amazon AWS
2 65 (3.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (2.32%) Google Cloud Platform
4 29 (1.64%) GitHub
5 18 (1.02%) SaaS
6 15 (0.85%) Office 365
7 14 (0.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 12 (0.68%) Amazon S3
9 11 (0.62%) PaaS
10 10 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
11 8 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
11 8 (0.45%) IaaS
12 7 (0.40%) G Suite
13 5 (0.28%) Oracle CX
14 4 (0.23%) Akamai
14 4 (0.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 4 (0.23%) Amazon ELB
14 4 (0.23%) Heroku
15 3 (0.17%) AWS CloudFormation
15 3 (0.17%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 163 (9.22%) Firewall
2 160 (9.05%) TCP/IP
3 106 (6.00%) DNS
4 104 (5.88%) SAN
5 97 (5.49%) LDAP
6 88 (4.98%) HTTP
7 75 (4.24%) SSL
8 66 (3.73%) LAN
9 45 (2.55%) Internet
10 40 (2.26%) DHCP
11 39 (2.21%) Kerberos
12 34 (1.92%) SMTP
12 34 (1.92%) SSH
13 32 (1.81%) FTP
13 32 (1.81%) NAS
14 31 (1.75%) VPN
15 26 (1.47%) iSCSI
15 26 (1.47%) WAN
16 21 (1.19%) VLAN
17 20 (1.13%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 279 (15.78%) Oracle Database
2 243 (13.74%) MySQL
3 222 (12.56%) SQL Server
4 221 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 152 (8.60%) Oracle Database 11g
6 112 (6.33%) PostgreSQL
7 111 (6.28%) RDBMS
8 95 (5.37%) Data Warehouse
9 82 (4.64%) Hadoop
9 82 (4.64%) Oracle Database 12c
10 65 (3.68%) Big Data
11 61 (3.45%) DB2
12 49 (2.77%) MongoDB
13 45 (2.55%) Oracle Reports
14 37 (2.09%) InterSystems Cache
15 36 (2.04%) NoSQL
15 36 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
16 35 (1.98%) DataStage
16 35 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 34 (1.92%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 337 (19.06%) Jenkins
2 282 (15.95%) Git (software)
3 160 (9.05%) Subversion
4 142 (8.03%) Maven
5 103 (5.83%) JIRA
6 102 (5.77%) JUnit
7 93 (5.26%) Ant
8 87 (4.92%) TeamCity
9 78 (4.41%) Selenium
10 60 (3.39%) Eclipse
10 60 (3.39%) Hudson
11 59 (3.34%) Cucumber
12 49 (2.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 47 (2.66%) Sonatype Nexus
14 33 (1.87%) Gradle
15 30 (1.70%) Oracle Forms
16 27 (1.53%) Bitbucket
17 26 (1.47%) WebDriver
18 25 (1.41%) Oracle APEX
18 25 (1.41%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 507 (28.68%) Finance
2 225 (12.73%) Banking
3 63 (3.56%) Investment Banking
3 63 (3.56%) Retail
4 59 (3.34%) Telecoms
5 46 (2.60%) Back Office
6 41 (2.32%) Front Office
7 36 (2.04%) Financial Institution
8 29 (1.64%) Marketing
9 24 (1.36%) Advertising
10 21 (1.19%) Manufacturing
11 18 (1.02%) Electronics
12 17 (0.96%) Games
13 15 (0.85%) Legal
14 12 (0.68%) General Ledger
15 11 (0.62%) French Language
16 7 (0.40%) Retail Banking
17 5 (0.28%) Automotive
17 5 (0.28%) Publishing
18 4 (0.23%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 348 (19.68%) Developer
2 227 (12.84%) Administrator
3 202 (11.43%) DevOps Engineer
4 195 (11.03%) Analyst
5 153 (8.65%) DBA
6 144 (8.14%) Java Developer
7 121 (6.84%) Oracle DBA
8 116 (6.56%) Systems Administrator
9 114 (6.45%) Applications Support
10 103 (5.83%) Linux Engineer
11 92 (5.20%) Linux Administrator
12 86 (4.86%) Support Analyst
13 81 (4.58%) Consultant
14 80 (4.52%) Support Engineer
15 78 (4.41%) Senior Developer
16 59 (3.34%) Senior Java Developer
17 58 (3.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 57 (3.22%) Linux Support
19 55 (3.11%) AWS Engineer
20 54 (3.05%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 219 (12.39%) XML
2 175 (9.90%) Web Services
3 169 (9.56%) HTML
3 169 (9.56%) Spring
4 165 (9.33%) .NET
5 140 (7.92%) SOAP
6 117 (6.62%) J2EE
7 103 (5.83%) JMS
8 100 (5.66%) CSS
9 97 (5.49%) Middleware
9 97 (5.49%) REST
10 93 (5.26%) Hibernate
11 87 (4.92%) RESTful
12 76 (4.30%) Java EE
13 75 (4.24%) LAMP
14 60 (3.39%) JSON
15 54 (3.05%) JSP
16 52 (2.94%) JPA
17 51 (2.88%) XSLT
18 50 (2.83%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 133 (7.52%) Analytical Skills
2 132 (7.47%) Computer Science
3 62 (3.51%) Linux Command Line
4 61 (3.45%) Replication
5 51 (2.88%) Derivative
6 50 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
7 49 (2.77%) Management Information System
8 48 (2.71%) Equities
9 47 (2.66%) Fintech
10 45 (2.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 43 (2.43%) Clustering
12 40 (2.26%) Data Centre
13 39 (2.21%) Public Cloud
14 33 (1.87%) Fixed Income
15 17 (0.96%) Private Cloud
16 15 (0.85%) Embedded Systems
16 15 (0.85%) User Experience
17 14 (0.79%) Hedge funds
18 13 (0.74%) Credit Risk
19 11 (0.62%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1176 (66.52%) Linux
2 1037 (58.65%) Unix
3 539 (30.49%) Windows
4 261 (14.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 164 (9.28%) Solaris
6 141 (7.98%) Windows Server
7 83 (4.69%) CentOS
8 56 (3.17%) Ubuntu
9 48 (2.71%) Windows Server 2008
10 40 (2.26%) Windows Server 2012
11 39 (2.21%) HPUX
12 35 (1.98%) AIX
13 32 (1.81%) Debian
14 13 (0.74%) Data ONTAP
15 12 (0.68%) Oracle Linux
16 9 (0.51%) Android
17 8 (0.45%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 8 (0.45%) Windows 7
17 8 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
18 7 (0.40%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 517 (29.24%) Agile Software Development
2 391 (22.12%) DevOps
3 304 (17.19%) Continuous Integration
4 283 (16.01%) Configuration Management
5 264 (14.93%) Scrum
6 205 (11.60%) ITIL
7 202 (11.43%) Performance Tuning
8 161 (9.11%) OO
9 147 (8.31%) ETL
10 141 (7.98%) Software Engineering
11 134 (7.58%) Disaster Recovery
12 133 (7.52%) TDD
13 120 (6.79%) RUP
14 118 (6.67%) DSDM
15 113 (6.39%) Business Intelligence
16 112 (6.33%) High Availability
17 106 (6.00%) Analytics
18 99 (5.60%) SDLC
19 91 (5.15%) Open Source
20 87 (4.92%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 908 (51.36%) SQL
2 654 (36.99%) Java
3 577 (32.64%) Python
4 304 (17.19%) Perl
5 276 (15.61%) Bash Shell
6 248 (14.03%) PL/SQL
7 219 (12.39%) JavaScript
8 215 (12.16%) Ruby
9 185 (10.46%) C++
10 145 (8.20%) PowerShell
11 133 (7.52%) C#
12 100 (5.66%) C
13 71 (4.02%) PHP
14 58 (3.28%) Scala
15 54 (3.05%) T-SQL
16 51 (2.88%) Go
17 47 (2.66%) Groovy
18 43 (2.43%) Korn
19 32 (1.81%) AWK
20 26 (1.47%) R
Qualifications
1 255 (14.42%) Degree
2 94 (5.32%) Security Cleared
3 74 (4.19%) SC Cleared
4 47 (2.66%) Oracle Certification
5 45 (2.55%) OCP
6 19 (1.07%) OCA
7 18 (1.02%) AWS Certification
8 15 (0.85%) DV Cleared
9 13 (0.74%) RHCE
10 12 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
11 11 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (0.57%) ISTQB
12 10 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 8 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
14 6 (0.34%) CCNP
14 6 (0.34%) CEH
14 6 (0.34%) ISEB
14 6 (0.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 6 (0.34%) LPIC
15 4 (0.23%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (6.79%) QA
2 50 (2.83%) SLA
3 14 (0.79%) Data Quality
4 11 (0.62%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.40%) MiFID
6 5 (0.28%) SDET
7 4 (0.23%) Dodd-Frank
7 4 (0.23%) EMIR
7 4 (0.23%) GCP
8 3 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.11%) FATCA
9 2 (0.11%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.057%) AIFMD
10 1 (0.057%) HL7
10 1 (0.057%) IEC 61508
10 1 (0.057%) ISO13485
10 1 (0.057%) MISRA
10 1 (0.057%) MISRA C
System Software
1 138 (7.81%) vSphere
2 130 (7.35%) XenServer
3 128 (7.24%) Xen
4 102 (5.77%) Docker
5 100 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
6 79 (4.47%) Active Directory
7 71 (4.02%) Oracle RAC
8 41 (2.32%) NFS
9 40 (2.26%) Samba
10 28 (1.58%) Hyper-V
10 28 (1.58%) iptables
11 26 (1.47%) Firmware
12 25 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
13 20 (1.13%) Job Entry Subsystem
13 20 (1.13%) KVM
14 16 (0.90%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
15 15 (0.85%) LXC
15 15 (0.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 13 (0.74%) VMware Workstation
17 12 (0.68%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 316 (17.87%) Puppet
2 239 (13.52%) Opscode Chef
3 190 (10.75%) Ansible
4 129 (7.30%) Tivoli
5 111 (6.28%) Oracle RMAN
6 92 (5.20%) Cobbler
7 76 (4.30%) Data Guard
8 65 (3.68%) Nagios
8 65 (3.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 39 (2.21%) Terraform
10 36 (2.04%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
11 35 (1.98%) NetBackup
12 32 (1.81%) HP Data Protector
13 30 (1.70%) Oracle ZFS
14 27 (1.53%) Kibana
14 27 (1.53%) Red Hat Satellite
15 26 (1.47%) Salt
16 25 (1.41%) ZABBIX
17 23 (1.30%) Cacti
17 23 (1.30%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 788 (44.57%) Oracle
2 309 (17.48%) Red Hat
3 193 (10.92%) Microsoft
4 164 (9.28%) VMware
5 114 (6.45%) EnterpriseDB
6 112 (6.33%) IBM
7 108 (6.11%) HP
8 64 (3.62%) Splunk
9 62 (3.51%) Informatica
10 61 (3.45%) Google
11 56 (3.17%) NetApp
12 55 (3.11%) Sybase
13 43 (2.43%) Cisco
13 43 (2.43%) Sun
14 42 (2.38%) Teradata
15 37 (2.09%) Atlassian
16 35 (1.98%) SAP
17 33 (1.87%) Tableau
18 31 (1.75%) ILOG
19 27 (1.53%) Veritas
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Avance Consulting
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 7 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50,000 DOE + Brilliant Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000 to 95,000 + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, pension, private healthcare
Posted: 7 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £110000 per annum + Benefits (Bonus, Pension..)
Posted: 7 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £31,424 to £37,500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
83Zero
Salary: From £65000 to £75000 per annum, 20% Bonus + Excellent bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Cheapside DT
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Stratospherec
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Blackburn, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Uniting Ambition
Salary: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 10% Bonus, 16% Pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
The Bridge Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + top benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary with excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension, life cover plus others
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + generous package & bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago