Period
to 19 August 2019

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 19 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 250 215 184
Rank change year-on-year -35 -31 +20
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 84 139 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.83% 1.27% 1.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.37% 2.08% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 66 124 145
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% +9.52% -12.50%
10th Percentile £46,875 £40,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £89,375 £93,375 £89,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +20.00% -16.67%

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 6,140 6,667 5,788
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 60.57% 60.99% 56.70%
Number of salaries quoted 5,468 6,052 5,264
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,025 £37,500
90th Percentile £96,250 £93,750 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +4.35%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Shell Script as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Shell Script in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Shell Script in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 August 2019, 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 47 (55.95%) SQL
2 38 (45.24%) Windows
2 38 (45.24%) Linux
2 38 (45.24%) Amazon AWS
3 36 (42.86%) Python
3 36 (42.86%) Terraform
4 33 (39.29%) Unix
5 32 (38.10%) Degree
6 30 (35.71%) PowerShell
7 29 (34.52%) Problem-Solving
8 28 (33.33%) Puppet
8 28 (33.33%) Finance
9 26 (30.95%) Java
9 26 (30.95%) DevOps
10 24 (28.57%) Migration
11 23 (27.38%) TCP/IP
12 22 (26.19%) VMware
12 22 (26.19%) VMware Infrastructure
12 22 (26.19%) Hyper-V
12 22 (26.19%) Computer Science
12 22 (26.19%) Windows Server
13 21 (25.00%) LogicMonitor
13 21 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
13 21 (25.00%) API Integration
13 21 (25.00%) VirtualBox
13 21 (25.00%) BGP
14 19 (22.62%) Kubernetes
14 19 (22.62%) Relational Database
14 19 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
15 18 (21.43%) MySQL

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 4 (4.76%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.57%) nginx
2 3 (3.57%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.38%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.19%) Apache
4 1 (1.19%) Confluence
4 1 (1.19%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.19%) IIS
4 1 (1.19%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.19%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 38 (45.24%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
2 14 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (7.14%) Power Platform
4 5 (5.95%) IaaS
5 3 (3.57%) PaaS
6 2 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (2.38%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (2.38%) Amazon S3
6 2 (2.38%) Stackdriver
7 1 (1.19%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.19%) GitHub
7 1 (1.19%) npm
7 1 (1.19%) SaaS
7 1 (1.19%) Serverless
7 1 (1.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (27.38%) TCP/IP
2 21 (25.00%) BGP
3 2 (2.38%) DHCP
3 2 (2.38%) DNS
3 2 (2.38%) Firewall
3 2 (2.38%) HTTP
3 2 (2.38%) Internet
3 2 (2.38%) Network Security
3 2 (2.38%) SNMP
3 2 (2.38%) SSL
3 2 (2.38%) Wireless
4 1 (1.19%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.19%) MPLS
4 1 (1.19%) SAN
4 1 (1.19%) VoIP
4 1 (1.19%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (22.62%) Relational Database
2 18 (21.43%) MySQL
3 17 (20.24%) SQL Server
4 7 (8.33%) Oracle Database
5 6 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (7.14%) MongoDB
5 6 (7.14%) Power BI
5 6 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (5.95%) Big Data
6 5 (5.95%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (4.76%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.38%) Neo4j
9 1 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.19%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.19%) KDB
9 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.19%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.19%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (10.71%) Jenkins
1 9 (10.71%) Maven
2 8 (9.52%) TeamCity
3 5 (5.95%) Git (software)
4 4 (4.76%) Ant
4 4 (4.76%) Gradle
5 3 (3.57%) Bitbucket
5 3 (3.57%) Travis CI
6 2 (2.38%) CircleCI
6 2 (2.38%) IBM UrbanCode
6 2 (2.38%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.19%) Babel
7 1 (1.19%) Grunt
7 1 (1.19%) gulp
7 1 (1.19%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.19%) JIRA
7 1 (1.19%) JUnit
7 1 (1.19%) Mocha
7 1 (1.19%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.19%) webpack
General
1 28 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (8.33%) Banking
3 6 (7.14%) Retail
4 3 (3.57%) Front Office
5 2 (2.38%) Games
5 2 (2.38%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.19%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (23.81%) AWS Engineer
2 18 (21.43%) Systems Engineer
3 17 (20.24%) Developer
4 15 (17.86%) DevOps Engineer
5 11 (13.10%) Senior DevOps
5 11 (13.10%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 10 (11.90%) QA Engineer
7 9 (10.71%) Cloud Engineer
8 8 (9.52%) Administrator
8 8 (9.52%) Integration Engineer
9 6 (7.14%) C# Developer
10 5 (5.95%) .NET Developer
10 5 (5.95%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (5.95%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (5.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (5.95%) DBA
10 5 (5.95%) DV Cleared DBA
10 5 (5.95%) Senior Developer
11 4 (4.76%) Java Developer
11 4 (4.76%) Systems Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.67%) .NET
2 13 (15.48%) JSON
3 11 (13.10%) XML
4 10 (11.90%) XML Schema
5 7 (8.33%) ASP.NET
5 7 (8.33%) Node.js
6 6 (7.14%) .NET Core
6 6 (7.14%) Hibernate
6 6 (7.14%) NHibernate
6 6 (7.14%) Web Services
6 6 (7.14%) WPF
7 4 (4.76%) RESTful
7 4 (4.76%) Spring
8 2 (2.38%) Middleware
8 2 (2.38%) Natural Language Processing
8 2 (2.38%) Pandas
8 2 (2.38%) React
8 2 (2.38%) scikit-learn
8 2 (2.38%) SciPy
8 2 (2.38%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.29%) Fixed Income
2 8 (9.52%) Clustering
3 6 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.14%) Replication
4 4 (4.76%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (3.57%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.38%) Cloud Native
6 2 (2.38%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.19%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.19%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.19%) EMC VNX
7 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.19%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.19%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.19%) iPad
7 1 (1.19%) iPhone
7 1 (1.19%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.19%) User Experience
7 1 (1.19%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 38 (45.24%) Linux
1 38 (45.24%) Windows
2 33 (39.29%) Unix
3 22 (26.19%) Windows Server
4 6 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.38%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.19%) Android
6 1 (1.19%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.19%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (34.52%) Problem-Solving
2 26 (30.95%) DevOps
3 24 (28.57%) Migration
4 22 (26.19%) Computer Science
5 21 (25.00%) API Integration
6 19 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (10.71%) Continuous Delivery
7 9 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (9.52%) Mentoring
8 8 (9.52%) Scrum
8 8 (9.52%) Security Auditing
8 8 (9.52%) Software Delivery
9 7 (8.33%) Mathematics
9 7 (8.33%) Microservices
9 7 (8.33%) Project Management
9 7 (8.33%) Software Engineering
10 6 (7.14%) Investment Management
10 6 (7.14%) Microsoft Office Automation
10 6 (7.14%) Office Automation
10 6 (7.14%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 47 (55.95%) SQL
2 36 (42.86%) Python
3 30 (35.71%) PowerShell
4 26 (30.95%) Java
5 11 (13.10%) C#
6 8 (9.52%) JavaScript
7 6 (7.14%) Perl
7 6 (7.14%) T-SQL
8 5 (5.95%) Bash Shell
8 5 (5.95%) C++
9 4 (4.76%) Groovy
10 3 (3.57%) PHP
11 2 (2.38%) C
11 2 (2.38%) Cypher
11 2 (2.38%) Scala
12 1 (1.19%) Apple Swift
12 1 (1.19%) ES6
12 1 (1.19%) Korn
12 1 (1.19%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.19%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 32 (38.10%) Degree
2 21 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (5.95%) DV Cleared
3 5 (5.95%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.19%) CCNA
4 1 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.19%) HND
4 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.19%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.90%) QA
System Software
1 22 (26.19%) Hyper-V
1 22 (26.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (25.00%) VirtualBox
3 9 (10.71%) Docker
4 5 (5.95%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (3.57%) Active Directory
6 2 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.19%) Gluster
7 1 (1.19%) Postfix
7 1 (1.19%) zsh
Systems Management
1 36 (42.86%) Terraform
2 28 (33.33%) Puppet
3 19 (22.62%) Kubernetes
4 16 (19.05%) Ansible
5 5 (5.95%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 4 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.19%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.19%) Data Guard
7 1 (1.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (1.19%) Nagios
7 1 (1.19%) OpenNMS
7 1 (1.19%) Packer
7 1 (1.19%) SCCM
7 1 (1.19%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (26.19%) VMware
2 21 (25.00%) LogicMonitor
3 18 (21.43%) Oracle
4 8 (9.52%) Microsoft
5 6 (7.14%) Infragistics
5 6 (7.14%) Sybase
5 6 (7.14%) webMethods
6 5 (5.95%) HP
7 3 (3.57%) Google
8 2 (2.38%) Cisco
8 2 (2.38%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.19%) Apple
9 1 (1.19%) EMC
9 1 (1.19%) F5
9 1 (1.19%) IBM
9 1 (1.19%) ION Trading
9 1 (1.19%) Juniper
9 1 (1.19%) Murex
9 1 (1.19%) Palo Alto
9 1 (1.19%) Veeam