Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 225 164 256
Rank change year-on-year -61 +92 -30
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 29 39 76
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.49% 1.03% 0.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.82% 1.68% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 16 33 58
10th Percentile £46,500 £54,500 £40,000
25th Percentile £54,875 £63,750 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £68,750 £72,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.17% +11.54% +18.18%
75th Percentile £80,000 £91,250 £78,438
90th Percentile £81,875 £109,500 £108,000
Central London median annual salary £66,250 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -5.36% +7.69% +13.04%

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 3,525 2,321 6,125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 59.81% 61.03% 60.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3,169 2,045 5,467
10th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £42,500
25th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%
75th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
90th Percentile £107,500 £107,500 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% +3.85%

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 25 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Shell Script in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 24 (82.76%) Python
2 20 (68.97%) Linux
3 15 (51.72%) Java
3 15 (51.72%) Unix
4 14 (48.28%) Perl
4 14 (48.28%) Finance
4 14 (48.28%) Banking
5 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (34.48%) DevOps
7 9 (31.03%) SQL
7 9 (31.03%) Windows
8 8 (27.59%) Front Office
8 8 (27.59%) Fixed Income
8 8 (27.59%) Machine Learning
8 8 (27.59%) Investment Banking
8 8 (27.59%) KDB
8 8 (27.59%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (24.14%) Low Latency
9 7 (24.14%) .NET
10 6 (20.69%) ITIL
10 6 (20.69%) AWS
10 6 (20.69%) High Availability
10 6 (20.69%) Artificial Intelligence
10 6 (20.69%) JIRA
10 6 (20.69%) Security Operations
10 6 (20.69%) Social Skills
10 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
11 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database

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 3 (10.34%) Confluence
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (6.90%) SAS
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) AWS
2 3 (10.34%) Azure
3 1 (3.45%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) SSH
2 1 (3.45%) Telnet
2 1 (3.45%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) KDB
2 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database
3 4 (13.79%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (6.90%) Amazon Athena
5 2 (6.90%) Star Schema
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (3.45%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) JIRA
2 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
3 4 (13.79%) Jenkins
4 3 (10.34%) Bitbucket
4 3 (10.34%) IntelliJ
4 3 (10.34%) JUnit
4 3 (10.34%) Maven
4 3 (10.34%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (10.34%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (3.45%) Selenium
5 1 (3.45%) Toad
5 1 (3.45%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (48.28%) Banking
1 14 (48.28%) Finance
2 8 (27.59%) Front Office
2 8 (27.59%) Investment Banking
3 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (20.69%) Social Skills
4 3 (10.34%) Back Office
4 3 (10.34%) Organisational Skills
5 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Developer
2 6 (20.69%) KDB Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Applications Support
4 3 (10.34%) Data Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Exchange Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Penetration Tester
4 3 (10.34%) Security Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Support Supervisor
4 3 (10.34%) Tester
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Tester
5 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Site Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) .NET
2 3 (10.34%) AngularJS
2 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
2 3 (10.34%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (10.34%) HTML
2 3 (10.34%) HTML5
2 3 (10.34%) Kafka
2 3 (10.34%) Middleware
2 3 (10.34%) REST
2 3 (10.34%) RESTful
3 2 (6.90%) PySpark
4 1 (3.45%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (3.45%) J2EE
4 1 (3.45%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Fixed Income
2 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 20 (68.97%) Linux
2 15 (51.72%) Unix
3 9 (31.03%) Windows
4 3 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (34.48%) DevOps
3 8 (27.59%) Machine Learning
3 8 (27.59%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (24.14%) Low Latency
5 6 (20.69%) Artificial Intelligence
5 6 (20.69%) High Availability
5 6 (20.69%) ITIL
5 6 (20.69%) Security Operations
6 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (13.79%) Problem Management
7 4 (13.79%) Process Improvement
7 4 (13.79%) Test Automation
8 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
8 3 (10.34%) Multithreading
8 3 (10.34%) OWASP
8 3 (10.34%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (10.34%) Security Testing
8 3 (10.34%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (82.76%) Python
2 15 (51.72%) Java
3 14 (48.28%) Perl
4 9 (31.03%) SQL
5 4 (13.79%) C#
5 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
6 3 (10.34%) C
6 3 (10.34%) C++
7 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
7 2 (6.90%) R
7 2 (6.90%) Scala
8 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) CREST Certified
1 3 (10.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 3 (10.34%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) PCI DSS
1 3 (10.34%) PMO
1 3 (10.34%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) Ansible
2 2 (6.90%) Kubernetes
2 2 (6.90%) Puppet
2 2 (6.90%) Terraform
3 1 (3.45%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle
2 3 (10.34%) Red Hat
2 3 (10.34%) Solace
3 2 (6.90%) Bloomberg
3 2 (6.90%) Tradeweb
4 1 (3.45%) Sun