Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 174 233 236
Rank change year-on-year +59 +3 -59
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 40 77 97
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.93% 0.84% 0.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.45% 1.46% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 37 62 88
Median annual salary £67,500 £56,250 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% -7.69%
10th Percentile £50,000 £38,988 £45,875
90th Percentile £111,250 £122,500 £92,375
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +17.39% -4.17% -4.00%

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 2,762 5,274 6,430
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 64.08% 57.32% 62.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2,490 4,672 5,896
Median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +4.00%
10th Percentile £46,250 £43,125 £40,250
90th Percentile £110,000 £102,500 £96,250
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% 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 21 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Shell Script in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 28 (70.00%) Python
2 22 (55.00%) SQL
3 19 (47.50%) Java
3 19 (47.50%) Oracle
4 18 (45.00%) Unix
4 18 (45.00%) Azure
5 17 (42.50%) AWS
6 16 (40.00%) Linux
7 15 (37.50%) Analytics
8 14 (35.00%) Oracle Database
8 14 (35.00%) ETL
8 14 (35.00%) Informatica
8 14 (35.00%) Finance
9 13 (32.50%) Requirements Gathering
10 11 (27.50%) PL/SQL
10 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (25.00%) Software Engineering
11 10 (25.00%) SAS
11 10 (25.00%) JavaScript
11 10 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
11 10 (25.00%) Power Platform
11 10 (25.00%) HiveQL
11 10 (25.00%) Power BI
11 10 (25.00%) Jenkins
11 10 (25.00%) Talend
11 10 (25.00%) Cloudera
11 10 (25.00%) Data Analytics
11 10 (25.00%) HDFS
11 10 (25.00%) Impala
11 10 (25.00%) Analytical Skills

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 10 (25.00%) SAS
2 4 (10.00%) Confluence
3 2 (5.00%) Apache
4 1 (2.50%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (2.50%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.50%) Sketch
2 1 (2.50%) Zeplin
Cloud Services
1 18 (45.00%) Azure
2 17 (42.50%) AWS
3 10 (25.00%) Power Platform
4 7 (17.50%) GCP
5 4 (10.00%) GitHub
6 3 (7.50%) IaaS
7 2 (5.00%) Amazon EKS
8 1 (2.50%) iTunes
8 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (7.50%) LAN
3 2 (5.00%) Multicast
3 2 (5.00%) tcpdump
4 1 (2.50%) DNS
4 1 (2.50%) Firewall
4 1 (2.50%) Internet
4 1 (2.50%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.00%) Oracle Database
2 10 (25.00%) Apache Hive
2 10 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 10 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 10 (25.00%) Impala
2 10 (25.00%) Pentaho
2 10 (25.00%) Power BI
3 6 (15.00%) Big Data
4 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (10.00%) DataStage
5 4 (10.00%) Snowflake Schema
6 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.50%) MySQL
7 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.50%) Redis
7 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (17.50%) Git (software)
3 6 (15.00%) JIRA
4 4 (10.00%) Subversion
5 3 (7.50%) GCC
5 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio
6 2 (5.00%) eggPlant
6 2 (5.00%) JMeter
6 2 (5.00%) LoadRunner
7 1 (2.50%) Appium
7 1 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (2.50%) Calabash
7 1 (2.50%) Hudson
7 1 (2.50%) Postman
7 1 (2.50%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (35.00%) Finance
2 6 (15.00%) Banking
3 3 (7.50%) Front Office
4 1 (2.50%) Back Office
4 1 (2.50%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 10 (25.00%) Data Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Developer
3 7 (17.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Applications Support
4 4 (10.00%) Informatica Specialist
4 4 (10.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 4 (10.00%) Senior Informatica Specialist
4 4 (10.00%) Senior Technical Specialist
4 4 (10.00%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
4 4 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (7.50%) C++ Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Applications Developer
6 2 (5.00%) DBA
6 2 (5.00%) Lead Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Linux Support
6 2 (5.00%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (5.00%) Performance Test Leader
6 2 (5.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) Spring
2 4 (10.00%) Web Services
3 3 (7.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 3 (7.50%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (7.50%) Qt
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (2.50%) .NET
5 1 (2.50%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.50%) Dask
5 1 (2.50%) NumPy
5 1 (2.50%) Protocol Buffers
5 1 (2.50%) SciPy
5 1 (2.50%) SOAP
5 1 (2.50%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.50%) Derivative
3 2 (5.00%) Replication
4 1 (2.50%) Clustering
4 1 (2.50%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (45.00%) Unix
2 16 (40.00%) Linux
3 8 (20.00%) Windows
4 5 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) Analytics
2 14 (35.00%) ETL
3 13 (32.50%) Requirements Gathering
4 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (25.00%) Data Analytics
5 10 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 8 (20.00%) DevOps
7 7 (17.50%) Scrum
8 6 (15.00%) Coaching
8 6 (15.00%) Mentoring
8 6 (15.00%) Process Improvement
8 6 (15.00%) Software Delivery
9 5 (12.50%) Regression Testing
10 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
10 4 (10.00%) Data Analysis
10 4 (10.00%) Data Engineering
10 4 (10.00%) Data Modelling
10 4 (10.00%) Fintech
10 4 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (70.00%) Python
2 22 (55.00%) SQL
3 19 (47.50%) Java
4 11 (27.50%) PL/SQL
5 10 (25.00%) HiveQL
5 10 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 8 (20.00%) C++
7 6 (15.00%) Bash Shell
8 5 (12.50%) Perl
9 4 (10.00%) C#
9 4 (10.00%) Groovy
10 3 (7.50%) Korn
10 3 (7.50%) VBA
11 1 (2.50%) Apple Swift
11 1 (2.50%) Java 8
11 1 (2.50%) Objective-C
11 1 (2.50%) PHP
11 1 (2.50%) R
11 1 (2.50%) Ruby
11 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (22.50%) Degree
2 4 (10.00%) Master's Degree
3 3 (7.50%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.00%) QA
3 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (25.00%) HDFS
2 4 (10.00%) Docker
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (17.50%) Ansible
1 7 (17.50%) Puppet
2 6 (15.00%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (12.50%) Control-M
4 4 (10.00%) Kubernetes
5 2 (5.00%) Data Guard
5 2 (5.00%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Prometheus
5 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (2.50%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (2.50%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 19 (47.50%) Oracle
2 14 (35.00%) Informatica
3 10 (25.00%) Cloudera
3 10 (25.00%) Talend
4 5 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 4 (10.00%) Perforce
5 4 (10.00%) Teradata
6 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
7 2 (5.00%) Google
8 1 (2.50%) Apple
8 1 (2.50%) Bloomberg
8 1 (2.50%) Caplin
8 1 (2.50%) Kalahari
8 1 (2.50%) Refinitiv
8 1 (2.50%) Samsung
8 1 (2.50%) VMware