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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Rank 291 263 262
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -1
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 1042 1301 1359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.06% 1.18% 1.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.01% 2.29% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 791 977 1083
Median salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,200 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,700 £70,000 £65,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
51871 56730 60287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.89% 51.36% 51.84%
Number of salaries quoted 44883 48295 51255
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
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 £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 23 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 23 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
(Click see detailed
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 -18 955 £50,000 - 115
London -31 467 £62,000 +7.82% 53
South East -56 151 £50,000 +11.11% 10
East of England +12 89 £50,000 +25.00% 12
Berkshire +28 69 £45,000 - 1
City of London +14 69 £65,000 +20.37% 17
Yorkshire +12 65 £40,000 -13.97% 4
Scotland -20 60 £55,000 +27.90% 7
Reading +44 58 £47,500 +5.55%
East Midlands +41 49 £42,962 +10.86% 7
West Yorkshire +11 47 £42,500 -8.60% 4
Nottinghamshire +48 46 £42,962 +14.56% 7
West Midlands +10 46 £55,000 +26.15% 7
Glasgow -19 44 £50,000 +11.11% 6
North West +46 43 £42,500 +17.24% 11
Nottingham +45 36 £45,500 +21.33% 7
South West -6 35 £45,000 +5.88% 7
Hertfordshire +14 30 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Surrey -6 30 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Leeds +28 29 £42,500 -8.60% 3
Hampshire -12 28 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Bedfordshire +23 25 £60,500 +34.44% 2
Manchester +18 24 £42,500 -10.52% 7
Warwickshire - 23 £55,000 - 2
Warwick - 23 £55,000 - 2
Wimbledon -8 21 - -
Cambridge +12 20 £45,000 +2.85% 4
Cambridgeshire +1 20 £45,000 +5.88% 4
South Yorkshire +27 18 £37,500 -60.52%
Doncaster - 17 £37,500 -

Shell Script
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 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 1503 (67.37%) Linux
2 1252 (56.12%) Unix
3 1069 (47.92%) SQL
4 804 (36.04%) Oracle
5 790 (35.41%) Java
6 673 (30.17%) Python
7 618 (27.70%) Agile Software Development
8 567 (25.41%) Finance
9 513 (22.99%) Perl
10 492 (22.05%) Windows
11 463 (20.75%) Bash Shell
12 417 (18.69%) Degree
13 367 (16.45%) MySQL
14 362 (16.23%) Performance Tuning
15 361 (16.18%) Apache
16 354 (15.87%) PL/SQL
17 335 (15.02%) Git (software)
18 333 (14.93%) Puppet
19 331 (14.84%) Continuous Integration
20 316 (14.16%) ITIL
20 316 (14.16%) Red Hat
21 314 (14.07%) DevOps
22 307 (13.76%) Amazon AWS
23 290 (13.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 282 (12.64%) JavaScript
25 279 (12.51%) Oracle Database
26 274 (12.28%) Scrum
27 271 (12.15%) Ruby
28 269 (12.06%) Microsoft
29 256 (11.47%) SQL Server

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
1 361 (16.18%) Apache
2 231 (10.35%) WebSphere
3 214 (9.59%) Tomcat
4 188 (8.43%) JBoss
5 185 (8.29%) WebLogic
6 126 (5.65%) OpenStack
7 93 (4.17%) Apache Pig
8 89 (3.99%) Apache Spark
9 85 (3.81%) WebSphere Application Server
10 81 (3.63%) CloudStack
11 67 (3.00%) Elasticsearch
12 56 (2.51%) nginx
13 48 (2.15%) IIS
14 46 (2.06%) Jetty
15 39 (1.75%) SharePoint
16 38 (1.70%) Confluence
17 27 (1.21%) IBM HTTP Server
18 24 (1.08%) CMS
19 15 (0.67%) Apache Solr
20 13 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 89 (3.99%) MS Excel
2 54 (2.42%) MS Office
3 16 (0.72%) MS Visio
4 13 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.090%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.090%) MS Project
7 1 (0.045%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 44 (1.97%) Oracle Applications
2 34 (1.52%) Oracle EBS R12
3 28 (1.26%) Oracle EBS
4 19 (0.85%) Oracle ERP
4 19 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 17 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
6 10 (0.45%) Oracle 11i
7 5 (0.22%) Magento
8 4 (0.18%) Kondor
8 4 (0.18%) Oracle ASCP
8 4 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
8 4 (0.18%) SAP SRM
9 3 (0.13%) BusinessWorks
9 3 (0.13%) HFM
9 3 (0.13%) Primavera
10 2 (0.090%) Oracle BPM
10 2 (0.090%) Oracle iProcurement
10 2 (0.090%) Summit
10 2 (0.090%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
10 2 (0.090%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 307 (13.76%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (2.33%) SaaS
3 50 (2.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 43 (1.93%) Cloud Computing
5 39 (1.75%) GitHub
6 37 (1.66%) PaaS
7 32 (1.43%) Amazon S3
8 23 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
8 23 (1.03%) Office 365
9 21 (0.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 13 (0.58%) Route 53
11 12 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
11 12 (0.54%) OpenShift
12 8 (0.36%) IaaS
13 4 (0.18%) Amazon EMR
13 4 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
13 4 (0.18%) AWS Lambda
14 3 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
14 3 (0.13%) BIME
14 3 (0.13%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 230 (10.31%) Firewall
2 178 (7.98%) TCP/IP
3 175 (7.84%) DNS
4 173 (7.75%) SAN
5 117 (5.24%) HTTP
6 103 (4.62%) SSL
7 93 (4.17%) LDAP
8 82 (3.68%) VPN
9 60 (2.69%) FTP
10 56 (2.51%) SSH
11 55 (2.47%) LAN
12 53 (2.38%) Internet
13 49 (2.20%) WAN
14 40 (1.79%) Network Security
15 33 (1.48%) Kerberos
16 30 (1.34%) DHCP
17 29 (1.30%) IPsec
18 25 (1.12%) NAS
19 24 (1.08%) Wireless
20 22 (0.99%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 367 (16.45%) MySQL
2 279 (12.51%) Oracle Database
3 256 (11.47%) SQL Server
4 199 (8.92%) Relational Database
5 179 (8.02%) Big Data
6 171 (7.66%) Hadoop
7 152 (6.81%) PostgreSQL
8 143 (6.41%) Data Warehouse
9 140 (6.28%) Oracle Database 11g
10 121 (5.42%) Apache Hive
10 121 (5.42%) RDBMS
11 117 (5.24%) NoSQL
12 108 (4.84%) HBase
13 101 (4.53%) Apache Cassandra
14 100 (4.48%) Oracle Database 12c
15 85 (3.81%) MongoDB
16 74 (3.32%) Oracle Reports
17 65 (2.91%) Oracle Database 10g
18 60 (2.69%) BusinessObjects
19 55 (2.47%) DB2
Development Applications
1 335 (15.02%) Git (software)
2 252 (11.30%) Jenkins
3 173 (7.75%) Subversion
4 158 (7.08%) JIRA
5 134 (6.01%) JUnit
6 116 (5.20%) Ant
6 116 (5.20%) Maven
7 94 (4.21%) TeamCity
8 88 (3.94%) Selenium
9 83 (3.72%) Eclipse
10 75 (3.36%) Mockito
11 70 (3.14%) Gradle
12 60 (2.69%) Cucumber
13 58 (2.60%) LoadRunner
14 47 (2.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 33 (1.48%) Oracle Forms
16 28 (1.26%) ClearQuest
17 26 (1.17%) Hudson
18 25 (1.12%) Introscope
18 25 (1.12%) Jasmine
General
1 567 (25.41%) Finance
2 207 (9.28%) Banking
3 74 (3.32%) Retail
4 66 (2.96%) Telecoms
5 59 (2.64%) Games
6 53 (2.38%) Investment Banking
7 46 (2.06%) Front Office
7 46 (2.06%) Publishing
8 45 (2.02%) Financial Institution
9 37 (1.66%) Back Office
10 29 (1.30%) Marketing
11 17 (0.76%) Legal
12 14 (0.63%) Manufacturing
13 11 (0.49%) Advertising
14 8 (0.36%) Military
15 6 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
15 6 (0.27%) Wholesale Banking
16 5 (0.22%) Aerospace
16 5 (0.22%) Law
17 4 (0.18%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 527 (23.62%) Developer
2 367 (16.45%) Administrator
3 293 (13.13%) Analyst
4 204 (9.14%) DBA
5 189 (8.47%) DevOps Engineer
6 182 (8.16%) Systems Administrator
7 148 (6.63%) Java Developer
8 145 (6.50%) Linux Engineer
9 132 (5.92%) Linux Administrator
10 118 (5.29%) Oracle DBA
11 114 (5.11%) Support Analyst
12 113 (5.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 92 (4.12%) Applications Support
14 89 (3.99%) Support Engineer
15 80 (3.59%) Software Engineer
16 73 (3.27%) Test Analyst
17 72 (3.23%) Linux/Unix DevOps
18 68 (3.05%) Senior Developer
19 65 (2.91%) Consultant
20 64 (2.87%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 240 (10.76%) Web Services
2 218 (9.77%) .NET
3 212 (9.50%) HTML
4 200 (8.96%) XML
5 166 (7.44%) Spring
6 162 (7.26%) Middleware
7 159 (7.13%) LAMP
8 155 (6.95%) J2EE
9 126 (5.65%) JMS
10 118 (5.29%) CSS
11 116 (5.20%) JSON
12 102 (4.57%) Java EE
13 99 (4.44%) REST
14 81 (3.63%) RESTful
15 72 (3.23%) jQuery
16 71 (3.18%) Apache Camel
17 70 (3.14%) Ajax
18 66 (2.96%) Hibernate
19 65 (2.91%) SOAP
20 63 (2.82%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 210 (9.41%) Computer Science
2 197 (8.83%) Analytical Skills
3 102 (4.57%) Data Centre
4 83 (3.72%) Replication
5 82 (3.68%) Clustering
6 74 (3.32%) Derivative
7 59 (2.64%) Enterprise Software
8 48 (2.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 44 (1.97%) Management Information System
10 38 (1.70%) Algorithms
11 37 (1.66%) Mathematics
12 36 (1.61%) Equities
13 29 (1.30%) Virtual Team
14 28 (1.26%) Client/Server
14 28 (1.26%) Hedge funds
15 27 (1.21%) iPad
16 25 (1.12%) Fixed Income
17 24 (1.08%) Statistics
18 23 (1.03%) Cryptography
18 23 (1.03%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1503 (67.37%) Linux
2 1252 (56.12%) Unix
3 492 (22.05%) Windows
4 290 (13.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 180 (8.07%) Solaris
6 120 (5.38%) CentOS
7 115 (5.15%) Windows Server
8 91 (4.08%) AIX
9 54 (2.42%) Ubuntu
10 52 (2.33%) HPUX
11 41 (1.84%) Windows Server 2008
12 38 (1.70%) Windows Server 2012
13 35 (1.57%) Oracle Linux
14 31 (1.39%) SUSE
15 29 (1.30%) Debian
16 28 (1.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 25 (1.12%) Mac OS X
18 20 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
19 16 (0.72%) FreeBSD
20 14 (0.63%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 618 (27.70%) Agile Software Development
2 362 (16.23%) Performance Tuning
3 331 (14.84%) Continuous Integration
4 316 (14.16%) ITIL
5 314 (14.07%) DevOps
6 274 (12.28%) Scrum
7 239 (10.71%) Configuration Management
8 197 (8.83%) Open Source
9 173 (7.75%) ETL
10 169 (7.58%) Business Intelligence
10 169 (7.58%) High Availability
11 164 (7.35%) Disaster Recovery
12 160 (7.17%) Unit Testing
13 156 (6.99%) Software Engineering
14 144 (6.45%) SDLC
15 129 (5.78%) OO
16 124 (5.56%) TDD
17 107 (4.80%) Load Balancing
18 103 (4.62%) Migration
19 100 (4.48%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1069 (47.92%) SQL
2 790 (35.41%) Java
3 673 (30.17%) Python
4 513 (22.99%) Perl
5 463 (20.75%) Bash Shell
6 354 (15.87%) PL/SQL
7 282 (12.64%) JavaScript
8 271 (12.15%) Ruby
9 216 (9.68%) C++
10 180 (8.07%) C
11 166 (7.44%) C#
12 153 (6.86%) PHP
13 118 (5.29%) PowerShell
14 89 (3.99%) VB
15 60 (2.69%) Korn
16 43 (1.93%) Scala
17 38 (1.70%) AWK
18 36 (1.61%) T-SQL
19 22 (0.99%) Jython
20 19 (0.85%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 417 (18.69%) Degree
2 124 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 92 (4.12%) SC Cleared
4 45 (2.02%) DV Cleared
5 30 (1.34%) Cisco Certification
5 30 (1.34%) ISEB
6 27 (1.21%) CCNP
7 24 (1.08%) CCNA
8 23 (1.03%) Oracle Certification
9 21 (0.94%) CEH
9 21 (0.94%) CISSP
9 21 (0.94%) OCP
9 21 (0.94%) SANS
10 20 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
10 20 (0.90%) RHCE
10 20 (0.90%) RHCSA
11 18 (0.81%) MCSE
12 15 (0.67%) CISM
12 15 (0.67%) ISTQB
12 15 (0.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 179 (8.02%) QA
2 85 (3.81%) SLA
3 15 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (0.54%) Data Quality
4 12 (0.54%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.40%) ISO27002
6 8 (0.36%) HL7
7 6 (0.27%) DICOM
7 6 (0.27%) EMIR
8 5 (0.22%) AIFMD
9 4 (0.18%) RosettaNet
10 3 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 3 (0.13%) Solvency II
11 2 (0.090%) MiFID
12 1 (0.045%) ISO 8583
12 1 (0.045%) ISO20022
12 1 (0.045%) SAS 70
System Software
1 154 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 125 (5.60%) vSphere
3 112 (5.02%) Xen
4 111 (4.98%) XenServer
5 98 (4.39%) Oracle RAC
6 76 (3.41%) Active Directory
7 70 (3.14%) Apache Flume
8 68 (3.05%) Docker
9 57 (2.55%) HDFS
10 52 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
11 40 (1.79%) KVM
12 30 (1.34%) iptables
12 30 (1.34%) NFS
12 30 (1.34%) vCloud
13 26 (1.17%) VMware ESXi
14 22 (0.99%) Hyper-V
15 21 (0.94%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
16 20 (0.90%) Firmware
16 20 (0.90%) VMware ESX
17 16 (0.72%) Squid
Systems Management
1 333 (14.93%) Puppet
2 240 (10.76%) Opscode Chef
3 121 (5.42%) Tivoli
4 111 (4.98%) Cobbler
5 110 (4.93%) Ansible
6 103 (4.62%) Oracle RMAN
7 91 (4.08%) Data Guard
8 81 (3.63%) Nagios
9 70 (3.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 68 (3.05%) Oozie
11 51 (2.29%) Control-M
12 45 (2.02%) Hadoop YARN
12 45 (2.02%) NetBackup
13 31 (1.39%) Salt
13 31 (1.39%) Terraform
14 28 (1.26%) HP Quality Center
14 28 (1.26%) Oracle ZFS
15 27 (1.21%) HAProxy
15 27 (1.21%) vRealize
16 23 (1.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 804 (36.04%) Oracle
2 316 (14.16%) Red Hat
3 269 (12.06%) Microsoft
4 235 (10.53%) VMware
5 142 (6.36%) IBM
6 126 (5.65%) HP
7 81 (3.63%) EnterpriseDB
8 75 (3.36%) Sybase
9 66 (2.96%) Informatica
10 64 (2.87%) SAP
11 61 (2.73%) Cisco
12 55 (2.47%) Cloudera
13 53 (2.38%) Veritas
14 52 (2.33%) Hortonworks
15 51 (2.29%) Sun
16 47 (2.11%) EMC
17 43 (1.93%) MapR
18 41 (1.84%) Citrix
19 38 (1.70%) Murex
20 33 (1.48%) ATG
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Salary: £25k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens, Training and Progression
Posted: Yesterday
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50k benefits & bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum £45,000 - £60,000 + benefits
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Salary: From £80,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
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Liverpool, Merseyside
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + generous bonus
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City, London
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Preston, Lancashire
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Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
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London
Verticality Ltd
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Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Verticality Ltd
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The Bridge Ltd
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Manchester, Lancashire
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