Period
to 16 December 2017

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 December 2017 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 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 162 200 183
Rank change year-on-year +38 -17 +6
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 180 165 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.74% 1.46% 1.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.03% 2.50% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 160 128 193
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - -
10th Percentile £30,750 £38,925 £40,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £84,125 £82,500
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% -4.17% +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 5937 6592 8805
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 57.29% 58.19% 54.95%
Number of salaries quoted 5432 6065 7795
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £39,275 £36,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +0.88% +3.64%

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 16 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Shell Script in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT jobs citing Shell Script also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 130 (72.22%) Linux
2 118 (65.56%) SQL
3 93 (51.67%) Unix
4 80 (44.44%) Java
5 70 (38.89%) Finance
6 64 (35.56%) Windows
7 63 (35.00%) Python
8 52 (28.89%) Degree
9 42 (23.33%) DevOps
10 41 (22.78%) Banking
11 39 (21.67%) C++
11 39 (21.67%) Oracle
12 38 (21.11%) Sybase
13 37 (20.56%) Microsoft
14 36 (20.00%) Fintech
15 35 (19.44%) Puppet
16 33 (18.33%) Amazon AWS
17 32 (17.78%) Solaris
18 30 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
19 29 (16.11%) Continuous Integration
20 28 (15.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 28 (15.56%) C#
21 27 (15.00%) SQL Server
22 25 (13.89%) Ansible
23 24 (13.33%) Relational Database
24 23 (12.78%) Jenkins
24 23 (12.78%) Bash Shell
24 23 (12.78%) RDBMS
24 23 (12.78%) Front Office
25 21 (11.67%) MySQL

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 19 (10.56%) Tomcat
2 12 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 11 (6.11%) JBoss
4 9 (5.00%) nginx
5 8 (4.44%) WebLogic
6 7 (3.89%) Jetty
7 6 (3.33%) Apache Spark
7 6 (3.33%) GlassFish
8 5 (2.78%) Apache
9 4 (2.22%) OpenStack
10 3 (1.67%) CloudStack
10 3 (1.67%) Oracle Coherence
10 3 (1.67%) WebSphere
10 3 (1.67%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (1.11%) IIS
12 1 (0.56%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 20 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.11%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.56%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.56%) Kondor
Cloud Services
1 33 (18.33%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.22%) SaaS
5 3 (1.67%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.56%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.11%) Firewall
1 11 (6.11%) TCP/IP
2 7 (3.89%) Intranet
3 5 (2.78%) VPN
4 4 (2.22%) Ethernet
5 3 (1.67%) FTP
5 3 (1.67%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (1.11%) Internet
7 1 (0.56%) Broadband
7 1 (0.56%) HTTP
7 1 (0.56%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.56%) LDAP
7 1 (0.56%) NAS
7 1 (0.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 23 (12.78%) RDBMS
4 21 (11.67%) MySQL
5 18 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
6 17 (9.44%) Crystal Reports
6 17 (9.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (9.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (3.89%) Oracle Database
8 7 (3.89%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (2.78%) MongoDB
10 4 (2.22%) SQLite
11 3 (1.67%) Hadoop
12 2 (1.11%) Apache Hive
12 2 (1.11%) Big Data
13 1 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
13 1 (0.56%) Blockchain
13 1 (0.56%) NoSQL
13 1 (0.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 23 (12.78%) Jenkins
2 19 (10.56%) ClearCase
3 13 (7.22%) Git (software)
4 11 (6.11%) TeamCity
5 7 (3.89%) Subversion
5 7 (3.89%) Visual Studio
6 6 (3.33%) Maven
7 5 (2.78%) JIRA
8 4 (2.22%) JUnit
9 3 (1.67%) EasyMock
9 3 (1.67%) Mockito
10 2 (1.11%) Ant
10 2 (1.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (1.11%) PHPUnit
11 1 (0.56%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.56%) IntelliJ
11 1 (0.56%) JIRA Agile
11 1 (0.56%) Selenium
General
1 70 (38.89%) Finance
2 41 (22.78%) Banking
3 23 (12.78%) Front Office
4 19 (10.56%) Back Office
5 6 (3.33%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.67%) Games
6 3 (1.67%) Legal
7 2 (1.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 48 (26.67%) Analyst
2 47 (26.11%) Developer
3 27 (15.00%) Graduate
4 26 (14.44%) Java Developer
5 25 (13.89%) DevOps Engineer
6 23 (12.78%) Senior Developer
7 21 (11.67%) Senior Java Developer
8 20 (11.11%) Applications Support
8 20 (11.11%) SQL Developer
9 17 (9.44%) SQL Analyst
10 16 (8.89%) Core Java Developer
10 16 (8.89%) Support Engineer
11 15 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
12 13 (7.22%) Graduate Analyst
12 13 (7.22%) Graduate Support Engineer
12 13 (7.22%) Graduate Technical Analyst
12 13 (7.22%) Murex Support
12 13 (7.22%) Senior SQL Developer
13 12 (6.67%) C# Programmer
13 12 (6.67%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (11.67%) .NET
2 14 (7.78%) Spring
2 14 (7.78%) XML
3 11 (6.11%) Hibernate
4 10 (5.56%) ASP.NET
5 9 (5.00%) JMS
5 9 (5.00%) Web Services
6 7 (3.89%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (3.89%) LAMP
6 7 (3.89%) LINQ
6 7 (3.89%) RESTful
6 7 (3.89%) Servlets
6 7 (3.89%) WSDL
6 7 (3.89%) XSD
7 5 (2.78%) J2EE
7 5 (2.78%) LEMP Stack
7 5 (2.78%) REST
7 5 (2.78%) XSLT
8 4 (2.22%) CSS
8 4 (2.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (20.00%) Fintech
2 19 (10.56%) Derivative
2 19 (10.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (4.44%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.44%) Fixed Income
3 8 (4.44%) Linux Command Line
4 6 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.78%) BBC
5 5 (2.78%) Blog
5 5 (2.78%) Cyberthreat
5 5 (2.78%) Security Operations Centre
6 4 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.22%) Equities
6 4 (2.22%) Grid Computing
6 4 (2.22%) STB
7 2 (1.11%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.11%) Mobile Games
7 2 (1.11%) Robotics
8 1 (0.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 130 (72.22%) Linux
2 93 (51.67%) Unix
3 64 (35.56%) Windows
4 32 (17.78%) Solaris
5 28 (15.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (5.00%) CentOS
7 8 (4.44%) Ubuntu
8 7 (3.89%) Oracle Linux
9 4 (2.22%) Fedora
10 3 (1.67%) VMS
10 3 (1.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (23.33%) DevOps
2 30 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
3 29 (16.11%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (11.67%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 19 (10.56%) Mathematics
7 17 (9.44%) Investment Management
7 17 (9.44%) Microsoft Office Automation
7 17 (9.44%) Office Automation
8 16 (8.89%) Task Automation
8 16 (8.89%) Validation
9 15 (8.33%) Mentoring
9 15 (8.33%) MVC
9 15 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
10 13 (7.22%) Portfolio Management
11 11 (6.11%) Asset Management
11 11 (6.11%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (6.11%) Disaster Recovery
11 11 (6.11%) Microservices
11 11 (6.11%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 118 (65.56%) SQL
2 80 (44.44%) Java
3 63 (35.00%) Python
4 39 (21.67%) C++
5 28 (15.56%) C#
6 23 (12.78%) Bash Shell
7 19 (10.56%) JavaScript
8 17 (9.44%) VB
9 15 (8.33%) Ruby
10 14 (7.78%) T-SQL
11 13 (7.22%) PowerShell
12 12 (6.67%) Perl
13 9 (5.00%) Go
13 9 (5.00%) Korn
13 9 (5.00%) PHP
14 7 (3.89%) C
15 2 (1.11%) Erlang
15 2 (1.11%) PHP 5
15 2 (1.11%) Scala
16 1 (0.56%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 52 (28.89%) Degree
2 5 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.22%) CCNA
3 4 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.67%) CCIE
4 3 (1.67%) CCIE Security
4 3 (1.67%) CCSA
4 3 (1.67%) CISM
4 3 (1.67%) CISSP
4 3 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.67%) JNCIA
5 2 (1.11%) PhD
6 1 (0.56%) MCSA
6 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.11%) QA
2 1 (0.56%) Solvency II
System Software
1 17 (9.44%) Docker
2 6 (3.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.22%) Xen
4 3 (1.67%) GridGain
4 3 (1.67%) vSphere
4 3 (1.67%) XenServer
5 1 (0.56%) Ceph
5 1 (0.56%) KVM
5 1 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 35 (19.44%) Puppet
2 25 (13.89%) Ansible
3 21 (11.67%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (9.44%) Terraform
5 10 (5.56%) Salt
6 7 (3.89%) Nagios
7 5 (2.78%) BMC PATROL
7 5 (2.78%) Kubernetes
7 5 (2.78%) Packer
8 4 (2.22%) Control-M
9 3 (1.67%) BladeLogic
9 3 (1.67%) Cobbler
9 3 (1.67%) Nessus
9 3 (1.67%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.56%) Data Guard
10 1 (0.56%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.56%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.56%) HP SiteScope
10 1 (0.56%) Kibana
10 1 (0.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 39 (21.67%) Oracle
2 38 (21.11%) Sybase
3 37 (20.56%) Microsoft
4 18 (10.00%) Murex
5 13 (7.22%) Red Hat
6 6 (3.33%) Citrix
7 5 (2.78%) AlienVault
7 5 (2.78%) BMC
7 5 (2.78%) BT
7 5 (2.78%) Cisco
8 4 (2.22%) Apple
8 4 (2.22%) Arqiva
8 4 (2.22%) Google
8 4 (2.22%) TIBCO
9 3 (1.67%) EnterpriseDB
9 3 (1.67%) Infragistics
9 3 (1.67%) Remedy
9 3 (1.67%) ServiceNow
9 3 (1.67%) Splunk
9 3 (1.67%) webMethods