Period
to 17 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 17 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 198 208 217
Rank change year-on-year +10 +9 -26
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 37 83 113
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.75% 1.00% 1.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.21% 1.79% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 32 75 102
10th Percentile £48,875 £40,000 £47,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £53,125 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £68,750 £72,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.17% +20.83% -17.24%
75th Percentile £88,125 £86,250 £76,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £102,500 £91,000
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -3.57% +16.67% -4.00%

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 the City of London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3,047 4,639 6,331
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 62.02% 55.72% 61.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2,805 4,147 5,727
10th Percentile £45,000 £43,750 £40,250
25th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% +8.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £82,500
90th Percentile £108,550 £105,000 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +8.33%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in the City of London

Shell Script
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Shell Script in the City of London.

Salary trend for Shell Script in the City of London

Shell Script
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Shell Script in the City of London over the 6 months to 17 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Shell Script in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 City of London region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 19 (51.35%) Linux
1 19 (51.35%) Azure
2 18 (48.65%) Python
3 15 (40.54%) SQL
4 13 (35.14%) Oracle
5 12 (32.43%) Unix
5 12 (32.43%) AWS
5 12 (32.43%) Oracle Database
5 12 (32.43%) DevOps
6 11 (29.73%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (27.03%) PL/SQL
7 10 (27.03%) Ansible
7 10 (27.03%) Docker
7 10 (27.03%) Kubernetes
8 9 (24.32%) Jenkins
9 8 (21.62%) Analytics
9 8 (21.62%) Java
9 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
9 8 (21.62%) Finance
9 8 (21.62%) Terraform
9 8 (21.62%) Requirements Gathering
10 7 (18.92%) Power Platform
10 7 (18.92%) Power BI
10 7 (18.92%) Data Engineering
10 7 (18.92%) HiveQL
10 7 (18.92%) Impala
10 7 (18.92%) HDFS
10 7 (18.92%) Windows
10 7 (18.92%) E-Commerce
10 7 (18.92%) ETL

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 7 (18.92%) SAS
2 2 (5.41%) Apache Airflow
2 2 (5.41%) Confluence
3 1 (2.70%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (51.35%) Azure
2 12 (32.43%) AWS
3 7 (18.92%) Power Platform
4 4 (10.81%) GCP
5 2 (5.41%) Amazon EKS
5 2 (5.41%) IaaS
6 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) SSH
2 2 (5.41%) Multicast
2 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.41%) tcpdump
3 1 (2.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) Oracle Database
2 7 (18.92%) Apache Hive
2 7 (18.92%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (18.92%) Hadoop
2 7 (18.92%) Impala
2 7 (18.92%) Pentaho
2 7 (18.92%) Power BI
3 4 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (8.11%) MySQL
4 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (2.70%) Data Vault
6 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Jenkins
2 5 (13.51%) eggPlant
2 5 (13.51%) JMeter
2 5 (13.51%) LoadRunner
3 4 (10.81%) JIRA
4 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.70%) GCC
5 1 (2.70%) Postman
5 1 (2.70%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.70%) Subversion
5 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Back Office
3 2 (5.41%) Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Brand Awareness
4 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Azure DevOps Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Azure Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Kubernetes Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Data Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) E-Commerce Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Applications Support
4 5 (13.51%) Performance Test Leader
4 5 (13.51%) Test Leader
5 3 (8.11%) DBA
5 3 (8.11%) Oracle DBA
5 3 (8.11%) Support Supervisor
6 2 (5.41%) Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Linux Support
6 2 (5.41%) MySQL DBA
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
6 2 (5.41%) PostgreSQL DBA
6 2 (5.41%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) .NET
1 4 (10.81%) Web Services
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (2.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (2.70%) Qt
3 1 (2.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) Clustering
2 2 (5.41%) Replication
3 1 (2.70%) Derivative
3 1 (2.70%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 19 (51.35%) Linux
2 12 (32.43%) Unix
3 7 (18.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (18.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) DevOps
2 8 (21.62%) Analytics
2 8 (21.62%) Requirements Gathering
3 7 (18.92%) Data Analytics
3 7 (18.92%) Data Engineering
3 7 (18.92%) E-Commerce
3 7 (18.92%) ETL
4 5 (13.51%) ITIL
4 5 (13.51%) Project Delivery
4 5 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (10.81%) Problem Management
5 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
6 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (8.11%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (8.11%) Process Improvement
7 2 (5.41%) Continuous Deployment
7 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Automation
7 2 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (5.41%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (48.65%) Python
2 15 (40.54%) SQL
3 10 (27.03%) PL/SQL
4 8 (21.62%) Java
4 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
5 7 (18.92%) HiveQL
6 6 (16.22%) Perl
7 5 (13.51%) Bash Shell
8 3 (8.11%) Korn
9 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.70%) C#
10 1 (2.70%) C++
10 1 (2.70%) Java 8
10 1 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (8.11%) Degree
3 1 (2.70%) AWS Certification
3 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.70%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (27.03%) Docker
2 7 (18.92%) HDFS
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (27.03%) Ansible
1 10 (27.03%) Kubernetes
2 8 (21.62%) Terraform
3 2 (5.41%) Data Guard
3 2 (5.41%) Docker Swarm
3 2 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (5.41%) Prometheus
3 2 (5.41%) Puppet
3 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (2.70%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Oracle
2 7 (18.92%) Cloudera
2 7 (18.92%) Informatica
2 7 (18.92%) Talend
3 6 (16.22%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.41%) Google
5 1 (2.70%) Bloomberg
5 1 (2.70%) Caplin
5 1 (2.70%) Kalahari
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.70%) Perforce
5 1 (2.70%) Refinitiv