Period
to 18 November 2018

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 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 223 175 210
Rank change year-on-year -48 +35 -6
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 126 167 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.14% 1.64% 1.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.84% 2.89% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 111 148 123
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £58,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.13% -2.08% -0.83%
10th Percentile £44,250 £30,750 £38,800
90th Percentile £97,500 £85,000 £86,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - -

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 6,865 5,787 6,818
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 62.11% 56.82% 58.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6,245 5,308 6,288
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,500 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.44% +4.31% +0.87%
10th Percentile £40,500 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%

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 18 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Shell Script in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, 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 77 (61.11%) Linux
2 66 (52.38%) Unix
3 55 (43.65%) SQL
3 55 (43.65%) Finance
4 51 (40.48%) Python
5 45 (35.71%) DevOps
6 42 (33.33%) Oracle
7 39 (30.95%) Java
8 36 (28.57%) Perl
9 35 (27.78%) Bash Shell
10 31 (24.60%) Banking
11 28 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
12 27 (21.43%) Web Services
13 26 (20.63%) TCP/IP
13 26 (20.63%) PowerShell
14 25 (19.84%) Apache
15 24 (19.05%) Tomcat
15 24 (19.05%) Windows
15 24 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
15 24 (19.05%) Docker
16 22 (17.46%) Jenkins
16 22 (17.46%) Puppet
17 20 (15.87%) Degree
17 20 (15.87%) Relational Database
18 19 (15.08%) Opscode Chef
19 18 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
20 17 (13.49%) Ansible
20 17 (13.49%) Data Warehouse
20 17 (13.49%) Computer Science
21 15 (11.90%) Continuous Integration

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 25 (19.84%) Apache
2 24 (19.05%) Tomcat
3 10 (7.94%) WebSphere
4 9 (7.14%) nginx
5 7 (5.56%) Apache Spark
6 3 (2.38%) IIS
6 3 (2.38%) JBoss
7 2 (1.59%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.79%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (3.17%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (0.79%) Kondor
Cloud Services
1 28 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (6.35%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (3.97%) SaaS
5 4 (3.17%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.79%) GitHub
6 1 (0.79%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 26 (20.63%) TCP/IP
2 14 (11.11%) Internet
2 14 (11.11%) SSH
3 10 (7.94%) HTTP
3 10 (7.94%) SMTP
4 8 (6.35%) BIG-IP
4 8 (6.35%) VLAN
5 5 (3.97%) AMQP
6 4 (3.17%) BGP
6 4 (3.17%) Firewall
6 4 (3.17%) FTP
7 2 (1.59%) DNS
7 2 (1.59%) SMS
8 1 (0.79%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (15.87%) Relational Database
2 17 (13.49%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (10.32%) MySQL
4 12 (9.52%) SQL Server
5 10 (7.94%) NoSQL
6 8 (6.35%) Redis
7 7 (5.56%) Hadoop
7 7 (5.56%) Oracle Database
7 7 (5.56%) RDBMS
8 4 (3.17%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (3.17%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 4 (3.17%) QlikView
8 4 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (2.38%) Apache Hive
9 3 (2.38%) Data Mart
9 3 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.59%) Big Data
10 2 (1.59%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 22 (17.46%) Jenkins
2 7 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.56%) Maven
3 5 (3.97%) Hudson
3 5 (3.97%) JIRA
4 4 (3.17%) Eclipse
4 4 (3.17%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (2.38%) ClearCase
5 3 (2.38%) TeamCity
5 3 (2.38%) Visual Studio
5 3 (2.38%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (1.59%) JIRA Agile
6 2 (1.59%) Subversion
7 1 (0.79%) Ant
7 1 (0.79%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.79%) IBM UrbanCode
7 1 (0.79%) JMeter
7 1 (0.79%) Selenium
7 1 (0.79%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 55 (43.65%) Finance
2 31 (24.60%) Banking
3 13 (10.32%) Back Office
4 11 (8.73%) Investment Banking
5 9 (7.14%) Retail
6 8 (6.35%) Front Office
7 3 (2.38%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (23.81%) Analyst
1 30 (23.81%) Developer
2 22 (17.46%) Administrator
3 21 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
4 20 (15.87%) Support Analyst
5 19 (15.08%) Applications Support
5 19 (15.08%) Applications Support Analyst
6 14 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
6 14 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
6 14 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 13 (10.32%) Java Developer
8 12 (9.52%) Senior Developer
9 7 (5.56%) DevOps Administrator
9 7 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
10 6 (4.76%) QA Engineer
10 6 (4.76%) SQL Analyst
10 6 (4.76%) SQL Support Analyst
10 6 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
11 5 (3.97%) Unix Analyst
11 5 (3.97%) Unix Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (21.43%) Web Services
2 14 (11.11%) XML
3 13 (10.32%) LDAP
4 8 (6.35%) .NET
4 8 (6.35%) FIX Protocol
4 8 (6.35%) LAMP
4 8 (6.35%) LEMP Stack
4 8 (6.35%) RESTful
5 7 (5.56%) JSON
5 7 (5.56%) WebSphere MQ
6 6 (4.76%) JMS
6 6 (4.76%) XML Schema
7 5 (3.97%) Middleware
7 5 (3.97%) React
7 5 (3.97%) Spring
8 4 (3.17%) Akka
8 4 (3.17%) Elastic Stack
8 4 (3.17%) Murex MxML
8 4 (3.17%) REST
9 3 (2.38%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.49%) Computer Science
2 12 (9.52%) Derivative
3 10 (7.94%) Fixed Income
4 9 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (6.35%) Fintech
6 6 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (3.97%) Equity Derivative
8 4 (3.17%) Blog
8 4 (3.17%) Equities
8 4 (3.17%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (3.17%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (3.17%) Security Operations Centre
8 4 (3.17%) SWIFT
9 3 (2.38%) Algorithms
9 3 (2.38%) Grid Computing
9 3 (2.38%) Hedge funds
10 2 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.79%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.79%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 1 (0.79%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 77 (61.11%) Linux
2 66 (52.38%) Unix
3 24 (19.05%) Windows
4 9 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (6.35%) CoreOS
6 6 (4.76%) Solaris
6 6 (4.76%) Ubuntu
6 6 (4.76%) Windows Server
7 4 (3.17%) CentOS
8 2 (1.59%) Debian
9 1 (0.79%) AIX
9 1 (0.79%) HPUX
9 1 (0.79%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (35.71%) DevOps
2 24 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 15 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (10.32%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (10.32%) Continuous Delivery
6 12 (9.52%) Software Engineering
7 10 (7.94%) API Development
7 10 (7.94%) E-Commerce
7 10 (7.94%) ITIL
7 10 (7.94%) Test Automation
8 9 (7.14%) BDD
8 9 (7.14%) Software Delivery
9 8 (6.35%) Kanban
9 8 (6.35%) Microservices
9 8 (6.35%) Pair Programming
9 8 (6.35%) Scrum
9 8 (6.35%) TDD
10 7 (5.56%) Electronic Trading
10 7 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 55 (43.65%) SQL
2 51 (40.48%) Python
3 39 (30.95%) Java
4 36 (28.57%) Perl
5 35 (27.78%) Bash Shell
6 26 (20.63%) PowerShell
7 14 (11.11%) C
8 12 (9.52%) JavaScript
8 12 (9.52%) Ruby
9 11 (8.73%) PL/SQL
9 11 (8.73%) VB
10 9 (7.14%) C++
10 9 (7.14%) Scala
11 5 (3.97%) AWK
12 4 (3.17%) C#
12 4 (3.17%) Korn
13 2 (1.59%) Groovy
13 2 (1.59%) Tcl
14 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (15.87%) Degree
2 14 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (3.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.79%) CCNA
4 1 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.79%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.79%) RHCE
4 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.73%) QA
2 2 (1.59%) MiFID
3 1 (0.79%) SLA
3 1 (0.79%) Solvency II
System Software
1 24 (19.05%) Docker
2 8 (6.35%) iptables
3 6 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (3.17%) Active Directory
4 4 (3.17%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.17%) VirtualBox
5 2 (1.59%) HDFS
5 2 (1.59%) KVM
5 2 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.59%) Xen
6 1 (0.79%) Firmware
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 22 (17.46%) Puppet
2 19 (15.08%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (13.49%) Ansible
4 10 (7.94%) Kubernetes
5 8 (6.35%) HAProxy
6 7 (5.56%) Terraform
7 6 (4.76%) Salt
8 4 (3.17%) Consul
8 4 (3.17%) Icinga
8 4 (3.17%) Prometheus
9 3 (2.38%) Packer
10 2 (1.59%) Docker Swarm
10 2 (1.59%) Mesos
10 2 (1.59%) Oozie
10 2 (1.59%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 1 (0.79%) BMC PATROL
11 1 (0.79%) Data Guard
11 1 (0.79%) ITRS Geneos
11 1 (0.79%) Nagios
11 1 (0.79%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 42 (33.33%) Oracle
2 13 (10.32%) Sybase
3 12 (9.52%) Google
4 9 (7.14%) Red Hat
5 8 (6.35%) F5
6 7 (5.56%) Microsoft
7 6 (4.76%) SAP
7 6 (4.76%) TIBCO
7 6 (4.76%) VMware
8 5 (3.97%) Murex
8 5 (3.97%) Software AG
9 4 (3.17%) Bloomberg
9 4 (3.17%) LogicMonitor
9 4 (3.17%) Tableau
10 3 (2.38%) Citrix
10 3 (2.38%) Reuters
11 2 (1.59%) Cloudera
11 2 (1.59%) Hortonworks
11 2 (1.59%) ION Trading
11 2 (1.59%) MapR