Period
to 9 April 2020

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 9 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
9 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 218 228 195
Rank change year-on-year +10 -33 +2
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 85 111 162
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.99% 1.08% 1.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.78% 1.74% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 77 102 139
Median annual salary £72,500 £60,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.83% -17.24% +20.83%
10th Percentile £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £88,750 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -4.00% +4.17%

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 4,788 6,386 6,383
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 55.72% 61.92% 59.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4,246 5,728 5,689
Median annual salary £70,000 £67,125 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.28% +7.40% +4.17%
10th Percentile £43,750 £40,250 £39,750
90th Percentile £105,000 £96,250 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +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 9 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Shell Script in the City of London

Shell Script
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Shell Script within the City of London region over the 6 months to 9 April 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Moorgate - 2 £75,000 -
Shell Script
Central London

For the 6 months to 9 April 2020, 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 (55.29%) SQL
2 38 (44.71%) Unix
3 37 (43.53%) Python
4 36 (42.35%) Java
5 33 (38.82%) Problem-Solving
6 32 (37.65%) Finance
7 27 (31.76%) AWS
7 27 (31.76%) Terraform
8 26 (30.59%) Puppet
8 26 (30.59%) Linux
9 24 (28.24%) TCP/IP
9 24 (28.24%) Degree
9 24 (28.24%) DevOps
10 22 (25.88%) Windows
11 20 (23.53%) Computer Science
11 20 (23.53%) Computer Science Degree
12 19 (22.35%) PowerShell
12 19 (22.35%) VMware Infrastructure
12 19 (22.35%) VMware
13 18 (21.18%) Oracle
14 17 (20.00%) BGP
14 17 (20.00%) Hyper-V
14 17 (20.00%) VirtualBox
14 17 (20.00%) LogicMonitor
14 17 (20.00%) Windows Server
14 17 (20.00%) API Integration
15 16 (18.82%) Bash Shell
15 16 (18.82%) ETL
16 15 (17.65%) C++
16 15 (17.65%) Jenkins

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 (8.24%) Apache
2 5 (5.88%) Confluence
3 4 (4.71%) Apache Spark
4 3 (3.53%) Apache Pig
4 3 (3.53%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.53%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.53%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.35%) JBoss
5 2 (2.35%) MQSeries
5 2 (2.35%) Resin
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (4.71%) Sketch
2 4 (4.71%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 27 (31.76%) AWS
2 8 (9.41%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (8.24%) Amazon ECS
3 7 (8.24%) Amazon EKS
3 7 (8.24%) AWS CloudFormation
3 7 (8.24%) AWS Fargate
3 7 (8.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 5 (5.88%) Azure
5 4 (4.71%) iTunes
6 1 (1.18%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 24 (28.24%) TCP/IP
2 17 (20.00%) BGP
3 3 (3.53%) DNS
4 2 (2.35%) Ethernet
4 2 (2.35%) Firewall
4 2 (2.35%) LAN
4 2 (2.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.29%) DataStage
1 13 (15.29%) Snowflake Schema
1 13 (15.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (5.88%) KDB
3 4 (4.71%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.71%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.53%) Apache Hive
4 3 (3.53%) Big Data
4 3 (3.53%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.53%) Hadoop
4 3 (3.53%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.53%) Sqoop
5 2 (2.35%) MySQL
5 2 (2.35%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.18%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (1.18%) Redis
Development Applications
1 15 (17.65%) Jenkins
2 11 (12.94%) JIRA
3 8 (9.41%) Git (software)
4 7 (8.24%) Subversion
4 7 (8.24%) TeamCity
4 7 (8.24%) Visual Studio
5 5 (5.88%) GCC
5 5 (5.88%) JUnit
6 4 (4.71%) Appium
6 4 (4.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (4.71%) Calabash
7 3 (3.53%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (3.53%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (2.35%) Eclipse
8 2 (2.35%) GitLab
8 2 (2.35%) jMock
8 2 (2.35%) Metasploit
8 2 (2.35%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (2.35%) RStudio
8 2 (2.35%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 32 (37.65%) Finance
2 9 (10.59%) Banking
3 7 (8.24%) Marketing
4 5 (5.88%) Back Office
5 3 (3.53%) Retail
6 2 (2.35%) Front Office
6 2 (2.35%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.18%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 20 (23.53%) Administrator
2 19 (22.35%) Systems Administrator
3 13 (15.29%) Developer
3 13 (15.29%) Informatica Specialist
3 13 (15.29%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 13 (15.29%) Senior Informatica Specialist
3 13 (15.29%) Senior Technical Specialist
3 13 (15.29%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
3 13 (15.29%) Technical Specialist
4 9 (10.59%) DevOps Administrator
4 9 (10.59%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (8.24%) AWS Administrator
5 7 (8.24%) AWS DevOps
5 7 (8.24%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 7 (8.24%) AWS Engineer
5 7 (8.24%) IT Administrator
5 7 (8.24%) IT Systems Administrator
5 7 (8.24%) Operations Engineer
6 5 (5.88%) C++ Developer
6 5 (5.88%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.12%) J2EE
2 5 (5.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 5 (5.88%) FIX Protocol
2 5 (5.88%) Qt
3 3 (3.53%) PySpark
3 3 (3.53%) Velocity
4 2 (2.35%) .NET
4 2 (2.35%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.35%) Kafka
4 2 (2.35%) LAMP
4 2 (2.35%) Pandas
4 2 (2.35%) PowerMock
4 2 (2.35%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (2.35%) XML
5 1 (1.18%) CSS
5 1 (1.18%) Middleware
5 1 (1.18%) REST
5 1 (1.18%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (1.18%) Spring
5 1 (1.18%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.29%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.88%) Hedge funds
2 5 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (4.71%) User Experience
4 3 (3.53%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.53%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.18%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.18%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.18%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 38 (44.71%) Unix
2 26 (30.59%) Linux
3 22 (25.88%) Windows
4 17 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (5.88%) Solaris
6 4 (4.71%) Apple iOS
7 3 (3.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.18%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (38.82%) Problem-Solving
2 24 (28.24%) DevOps
3 20 (23.53%) Computer Science
4 17 (20.00%) API Integration
5 16 (18.82%) ETL
6 14 (16.47%) Data Modelling
7 13 (15.29%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (15.29%) Data Flow Diagram
7 13 (15.29%) Data Governance
7 13 (15.29%) Kalman Filter
7 13 (15.29%) Regression Testing
7 13 (15.29%) System Testing
7 13 (15.29%) Unit Testing
8 8 (9.41%) Analytics
8 8 (9.41%) Change Management
8 8 (9.41%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (9.41%) Infrastructure Automation
9 6 (7.06%) Machine Learning
9 6 (7.06%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 6 (7.06%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 47 (55.29%) SQL
2 37 (43.53%) Python
3 36 (42.35%) Java
4 19 (22.35%) PowerShell
5 16 (18.82%) Bash Shell
6 15 (17.65%) C++
7 10 (11.76%) C#
7 10 (11.76%) JavaScript
8 8 (9.41%) Perl
9 7 (8.24%) Ruby
9 7 (8.24%) TypeScript
10 5 (5.88%) Scala
10 5 (5.88%) VBA
11 4 (4.71%) Apple Swift
11 4 (4.71%) Objective-C
12 2 (2.35%) C
12 2 (2.35%) Kotlin
12 2 (2.35%) PHP
12 2 (2.35%) PL/SQL
12 2 (2.35%) R
Qualifications
1 24 (28.24%) Degree
2 20 (23.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.35%) CREST Certified
3 2 (2.35%) Master's Degree
3 2 (2.35%) PhD
4 1 (1.18%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.88%) QA
1 5 (5.88%) SLA
2 4 (4.71%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.35%) FINRA
System Software
1 19 (22.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 17 (20.00%) VirtualBox
3 12 (14.12%) Docker
4 3 (3.53%) Apache Flume
4 3 (3.53%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 27 (31.76%) Terraform
2 26 (30.59%) Puppet
3 13 (15.29%) Ansible
4 7 (8.24%) Control-M
5 6 (7.06%) Kubernetes
6 3 (3.53%) BMC PATROL
6 3 (3.53%) Hadoop YARN
7 2 (2.35%) Nagios
8 1 (1.18%) Data Guard
8 1 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (1.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (1.18%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 19 (22.35%) VMware
2 18 (21.18%) Oracle
3 17 (20.00%) LogicMonitor
4 13 (15.29%) Informatica
5 5 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 5 (5.88%) Perforce
5 5 (5.88%) Remedy
5 5 (5.88%) Sybase
6 4 (4.71%) Apple
6 4 (4.71%) Teradata
7 3 (3.53%) Cloudera
7 3 (3.53%) Hortonworks
7 3 (3.53%) MapR
7 3 (3.53%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.35%) ATG
8 2 (2.35%) IBM
8 2 (2.35%) Samsung
8 2 (2.35%) Solace
9 1 (1.18%) Charles River
9 1 (1.18%) Google