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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 16 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 268 208 181
Rank change year-on-year -60 -27 +78
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 31 37 48
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.40% 0.66% 0.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.78% 1.11% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 22 23 42
10th Percentile £47,500 £50,500 £53,750
25th Percentile £48,750 £61,469 £63,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £82,000 £78,000 £72,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.13% +7.59% +11.54%
75th Percentile £85,000 £86,875 £88,750
90th Percentile £122,000 £90,000 £109,625
Central London median annual salary £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +25.00%

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 4,000 3,326 2,802
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 51.34% 59.54% 58.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3,277 3,032 2,475
10th Percentile £47,500 £46,250 £43,750
25th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £53,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.14% +3.70%
75th Percentile £96,250 £93,750 £86,250
90th Percentile £112,500 £110,000 £105,000
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +3.70%

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 16 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Shell Script in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 August 2022, 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 20 (64.52%) Linux
2 19 (61.29%) Unix
2 19 (61.29%) Python
3 14 (45.16%) SQL
4 13 (41.94%) Perl
4 13 (41.94%) Finance
5 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
6 10 (32.26%) Java
6 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
6 10 (32.26%) CI/CD
7 9 (29.03%) Analytics
7 9 (29.03%) Data Modelling
7 9 (29.03%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (29.03%) SLA
7 9 (29.03%) TDD
7 9 (29.03%) Incident Management
7 9 (29.03%) Data Integration
7 9 (29.03%) Azure
8 8 (25.81%) Problem Management
8 8 (25.81%) Informatica
8 8 (25.81%) Change Management
8 8 (25.81%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (25.81%) Data Analytics
8 8 (25.81%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (22.58%) Operational Stability
9 7 (22.58%) Virtual Team
9 7 (22.58%) Big Data
9 7 (22.58%) Talend
9 7 (22.58%) Apache Hive
9 7 (22.58%) Process Improvement

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 (22.58%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.23%) Apache
2 1 (3.23%) JBoss
2 1 (3.23%) MQSeries
2 1 (3.23%) nginx
2 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (6.45%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 9 (29.03%) Azure
2 7 (22.58%) AWS
3 3 (9.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (9.68%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (9.68%) Amazon ECS
3 3 (9.68%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (9.68%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (9.68%) Azure DevOps
3 3 (9.68%) IaaS
3 3 (9.68%) OpenShift
3 3 (9.68%) Serverless
3 3 (9.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (6.45%) Azure Monitor
4 2 (6.45%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (6.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) DNS
2 1 (3.23%) Kerberos
2 1 (3.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
2 7 (22.58%) Apache Hive
2 7 (22.58%) Big Data
2 7 (22.58%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (22.58%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 4 (12.90%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (12.90%) RDBMS
3 4 (12.90%) Relational Database
4 3 (9.68%) MongoDB
4 3 (9.68%) NoSQL
5 2 (6.45%) KDB
5 2 (6.45%) MySQL
5 2 (6.45%) Neo4j
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (6.45%) Tableau
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) fastlane
1 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.45%) Gradle
1 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
1 2 (6.45%) JIRA
1 2 (6.45%) Robotium
1 2 (6.45%) RStudio
General
1 13 (41.94%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Banking
3 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.68%) Investment Banking
3 3 (9.68%) Retail
3 3 (9.68%) Social Skills
4 2 (6.45%) Front Office
4 2 (6.45%) Law
5 1 (3.23%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) Senior Support Engineer
1 7 (22.58%) Support Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) DBA
2 5 (16.13%) Developer
3 3 (9.68%) Administrator
3 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Android Developer
4 2 (6.45%) HPUX Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) KDB Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Lead Android Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Lead Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Platform Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) SQL DBA
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Unix Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Unix Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) Kafka
1 2 (6.45%) RxJava
2 1 (3.23%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (3.23%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (3.23%) J2EE
2 1 (3.23%) Middleware
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (3.23%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (3.23%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Virtual Team
2 2 (6.45%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (64.52%) Linux
2 19 (61.29%) Unix
3 7 (22.58%) Windows
4 4 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (9.68%) HPUX
5 3 (9.68%) Windows Server
6 2 (6.45%) Android
6 2 (6.45%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) CI/CD
2 9 (29.03%) Analytics
2 9 (29.03%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (29.03%) Data Integration
2 9 (29.03%) Data Modelling
2 9 (29.03%) Incident Management
2 9 (29.03%) TDD
3 8 (25.81%) Change Management
3 8 (25.81%) Data Analytics
3 8 (25.81%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (25.81%) Problem Management
3 8 (25.81%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (22.58%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (22.58%) Data Privacy
4 7 (22.58%) ETL
4 7 (22.58%) ETL Development
4 7 (22.58%) Operational Stability
4 7 (22.58%) Performance Improvement
4 7 (22.58%) Process Improvement
4 7 (22.58%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) Python
2 14 (45.16%) SQL
3 13 (41.94%) Perl
4 10 (32.26%) Java
4 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
5 4 (12.90%) Bash
5 4 (12.90%) R
6 3 (9.68%) Go
6 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
7 2 (6.45%) C#
7 2 (6.45%) C++
7 2 (6.45%) Kotlin
7 2 (6.45%) MATLAB
8 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (6.45%) MCSA
3 2 (6.45%) MCSE
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.23%) RHCE
4 1 (3.23%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (29.03%) SLA
2 7 (22.58%) Data Quality
3 1 (3.23%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Docker
1 2 (6.45%) Samba
2 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.23%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (3.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Ansible
2 3 (9.68%) Kubernetes
3 2 (6.45%) Nagios
4 1 (3.23%) Control-M
4 1 (3.23%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.23%) Puppet
4 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Informatica
2 7 (22.58%) Talend
3 5 (16.13%) Oracle
4 4 (12.90%) Red Hat
5 3 (9.68%) SolarWinds
6 2 (6.45%) Cloudera
6 2 (6.45%) Hortonworks
6 2 (6.45%) HP
6 2 (6.45%) Temenos
7 1 (3.23%) Charles River
7 1 (3.23%) Citrix
7 1 (3.23%) Delphix
7 1 (3.23%) IBM
7 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.23%) Sybase