Period
to 20 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London 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 20 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
London > Central London
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 236 167 264
Rank change year-on-year -69 +97 -39
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 33 40 103
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 0.48% 0.96% 0.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.83% 1.57% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 20 34 80
10th Percentile £46,900 £53,750 £39,725
25th Percentile £56,250 £60,313 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £67,500 £63,750
Median % change year-on-year -3.70% +5.88% +10.87%
75th Percentile £80,000 £91,250 £90,250
90th Percentile £88,125 £108,625 £122,500
London median annual salary £70,750 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +4.81% +3.85% +8.33%

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 Central London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3,992 2,545 7,494
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 58.42% 60.89% 59.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3,574 2,276 6,690
10th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £42,250
25th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £94,688 £86,250 £82,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £103,750 £95,000
London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +4.00%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Shell Script as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in Central London

Shell Script
Salary Trend in Central London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Shell Script in Central London.

Salary trend for Shell Script in Central London

Shell Script
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Shell Script in Central London over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Shell Script in Central London

Shell Script
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Shell Script within the Central London region over the 6 months to 20 October 2021. 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
City of London -80 27 £65,000 -3.70% 19
City of Westminster - 1 £100,000 -
Shell Script
London

For the 6 months to 20 October 2021, 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 Central London region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 26 (78.79%) Python
2 19 (57.58%) Linux
2 19 (57.58%) Java
3 17 (51.52%) Unix
4 15 (45.45%) Banking
5 13 (39.39%) Perl
5 13 (39.39%) Finance
6 12 (36.36%) SQL
6 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (30.30%) Fixed Income
8 9 (27.27%) Investment Banking
8 9 (27.27%) AWS
8 9 (27.27%) C#
8 9 (27.27%) DevOps
9 8 (24.24%) Machine Learning
9 8 (24.24%) Social Skills
9 8 (24.24%) Front Office
9 8 (24.24%) Oracle
9 8 (24.24%) KDB
10 7 (21.21%) JIRA
10 7 (21.21%) Windows
10 7 (21.21%) ETL
10 7 (21.21%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (21.21%) Low Latency
10 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (18.18%) Security Operations
11 6 (18.18%) High Availability
11 6 (18.18%) Data Modelling
11 6 (18.18%) .NET
11 6 (18.18%) Test Automation

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 4 (12.12%) Confluence
2 3 (9.09%) Apache Airflow
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (6.06%) SAS
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 9 (27.27%) AWS
2 4 (12.12%) Azure
3 1 (3.03%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (3.03%) GCP
3 1 (3.03%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) SSH
1 1 (3.03%) Telnet
1 1 (3.03%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) KDB
2 5 (15.15%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (15.15%) Oracle Database
3 3 (9.09%) MySQL
3 3 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.06%) Amazon Athena
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (6.06%) Star Schema
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.03%) Pentaho
5 1 (3.03%) Power BI
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) JIRA
2 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
3 3 (9.09%) Bitbucket
3 3 (9.09%) GitLab
3 3 (9.09%) IntelliJ
3 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 3 (9.09%) JUnit
3 3 (9.09%) Maven
3 3 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (9.09%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.03%) HP UFT
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (3.03%) Selenium
4 1 (3.03%) Toad
4 1 (3.03%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (45.45%) Banking
2 13 (39.39%) Finance
3 9 (27.27%) Investment Banking
4 8 (24.24%) Front Office
4 8 (24.24%) Social Skills
5 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (9.09%) Organisational Skills
7 2 (6.06%) Retail
8 1 (3.03%) Back Office
8 1 (3.03%) Games
8 1 (3.03%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Developer
2 6 (18.18%) Data Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) KDB Developer
3 3 (9.09%) Exchange Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Penetration Tester
3 3 (9.09%) Security Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Tester
4 2 (6.06%) Applications Support
4 2 (6.06%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Tester
4 2 (6.06%) Java Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.03%) IT Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Senior DevOps
5 1 (3.03%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Senior Strategy Consultant
5 1 (3.03%) Senior Testing Consultant
5 1 (3.03%) Test Strategy Consultant
5 1 (3.03%) Testing Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) .NET
2 4 (12.12%) REST
3 3 (9.09%) AngularJS
3 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 3 (9.09%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (9.09%) HTML
3 3 (9.09%) HTML5
3 3 (9.09%) Kafka
3 3 (9.09%) Middleware
3 3 (9.09%) RESTful
4 2 (6.06%) PySpark
5 1 (3.03%) .NET Core
5 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.03%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (3.03%) J2EE
5 1 (3.03%) JSON
5 1 (3.03%) SOAP
5 1 (3.03%) Web Services
5 1 (3.03%) XML
5 1 (3.03%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Fixed Income
2 3 (9.09%) Analytical Mindset
2 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.03%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 19 (57.58%) Linux
2 17 (51.52%) Unix
3 7 (21.21%) Windows
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (27.27%) DevOps
3 8 (24.24%) Machine Learning
4 7 (21.21%) ETL
4 7 (21.21%) Low Latency
4 7 (21.21%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (18.18%) Artificial Intelligence
5 6 (18.18%) Data Modelling
5 6 (18.18%) High Availability
5 6 (18.18%) Security Operations
5 6 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 6 (18.18%) Test Automation
6 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (15.15%) Kimball Methodology
7 4 (12.12%) ITIL
8 3 (9.09%) Multithreading
8 3 (9.09%) OOP
8 3 (9.09%) OWASP
8 3 (9.09%) Security Testing
8 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (78.79%) Python
2 19 (57.58%) Java
3 13 (39.39%) Perl
4 12 (36.36%) SQL
5 9 (27.27%) C#
6 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
6 5 (15.15%) PL/SQL
6 5 (15.15%) Scala
7 4 (12.12%) T-SQL
8 3 (9.09%) C
8 3 (9.09%) C++
9 2 (6.06%) R
10 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
10 1 (3.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) CREST Certified
1 3 (9.09%) OSCP
2 1 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) PCI DSS
1 3 (9.09%) PMO
1 3 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) Ansible
2 2 (6.06%) Kubernetes
2 2 (6.06%) Terraform
3 1 (3.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Oracle
2 3 (9.09%) Solace
3 2 (6.06%) Bloomberg
3 2 (6.06%) Tradeweb
4 1 (3.03%) Intapp
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.03%) Sun