Period
to 21 January 2019

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 2019 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 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 236 176 198
Rank change year-on-year -60 +22 0
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 97 176 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.95% 1.70% 1.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.51% 2.93% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 86 155 123
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% -4.00%
10th Percentile £45,625 £31,550 £40,000
90th Percentile £93,125 £87,500 £78,750
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +4.17% -3.23%

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 6,430 6,012 6,150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 62.77% 58.02% 58.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5,849 5,412 5,664
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £40,950 £39,525 £36,750
90th Percentile £96,250 £95,000 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -

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 21 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Shell Script in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 54 (55.67%) Linux
2 53 (54.64%) SQL
3 47 (48.45%) Oracle
3 47 (48.45%) Python
4 42 (43.30%) Unix
4 42 (43.30%) Finance
5 30 (30.93%) Amazon AWS
6 28 (28.87%) Degree
6 28 (28.87%) DevOps
7 26 (26.80%) Java
8 25 (25.77%) Perl
8 25 (25.77%) Windows
8 25 (25.77%) Banking
9 24 (24.74%) Computer Science
9 24 (24.74%) Bash Shell
10 22 (22.68%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (22.68%) Computer Science Degree
11 20 (20.62%) Relational Database
12 19 (19.59%) Docker
13 18 (18.56%) Opscode Chef
13 18 (18.56%) Puppet
14 17 (17.53%) PowerShell
14 17 (17.53%) Jenkins
15 16 (16.49%) Continuous Delivery
15 16 (16.49%) Continuous Integration
15 16 (16.49%) Tomcat
15 16 (16.49%) TCP/IP
16 15 (15.46%) Sybase
16 15 (15.46%) NoSQL
16 15 (15.46%) Problem-Solving

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 16 (16.49%) Tomcat
2 14 (14.43%) Apache
2 14 (14.43%) WebSphere
3 12 (12.37%) nginx
4 4 (4.12%) Apache Spark
5 2 (2.06%) GlassFish
5 2 (2.06%) JBoss
6 1 (1.03%) Confluence
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.03%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (1.03%) Kondor
Cloud Services
1 30 (30.93%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (12.37%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (4.12%) SaaS
4 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.03%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 16 (16.49%) TCP/IP
2 12 (12.37%) BIG-IP
2 12 (12.37%) VLAN
3 10 (10.31%) BGP
4 5 (5.15%) AMQP
5 4 (4.12%) FTP
5 4 (4.12%) Internet
5 4 (4.12%) SSH
6 1 (1.03%) DNS
6 1 (1.03%) Firewall
6 1 (1.03%) Network Security
6 1 (1.03%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (20.62%) Relational Database
2 15 (15.46%) NoSQL
3 14 (14.43%) MySQL
4 12 (12.37%) Redis
5 11 (11.34%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (8.25%) Oracle Database
7 6 (6.19%) RDBMS
8 5 (5.15%) SQL Server
9 4 (4.12%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 4 (4.12%) Hadoop
9 4 (4.12%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (4.12%) Oracle Database 12c
9 4 (4.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (4.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (3.09%) Data Mart
11 2 (2.06%) Apache Hive
11 2 (2.06%) Big Data
11 2 (2.06%) Data Mining
11 2 (2.06%) HBase
12 1 (1.03%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 17 (17.53%) Jenkins
2 7 (7.22%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.15%) JIRA
3 5 (5.15%) Subversion
4 4 (4.12%) Hudson
4 4 (4.12%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (3.09%) ClearCase
5 3 (3.09%) Maven
6 2 (2.06%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.06%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.03%) FishEye
7 1 (1.03%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.03%) PyCharm
7 1 (1.03%) RStudio
7 1 (1.03%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.03%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.03%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.03%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 42 (43.30%) Finance
2 25 (25.77%) Banking
3 12 (12.37%) Back Office
3 12 (12.37%) Retail
4 11 (11.34%) Front Office
5 6 (6.19%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.06%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.03%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (26.80%) Developer
2 23 (23.71%) Analyst
3 21 (21.65%) Support Analyst
4 20 (20.62%) Applications Support
4 20 (20.62%) Applications Support Analyst
5 12 (12.37%) Java Developer
5 12 (12.37%) Senior Developer
6 11 (11.34%) Administrator
7 10 (10.31%) DevOps Engineer
7 10 (10.31%) Systems Administrator
8 9 (9.28%) Systems Engineer
9 8 (8.25%) AWS Engineer
9 8 (8.25%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 7 (7.22%) DevOps Administrator
10 7 (7.22%) Linux Administrator
10 7 (7.22%) Linux DevOps Administrator
10 7 (7.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 6 (6.19%) Senior Java Developer
11 6 (6.19%) SQL Analyst
11 6 (6.19%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.37%) LAMP
1 12 (12.37%) LEMP Stack
2 11 (11.34%) Web Services
3 7 (7.22%) FIX Protocol
3 7 (7.22%) React
3 7 (7.22%) RESTful
3 7 (7.22%) WebSphere MQ
4 6 (6.19%) JMS
4 6 (6.19%) XML
5 4 (4.12%) .NET
5 4 (4.12%) Murex MxML
6 2 (2.06%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (2.06%) JSON
6 2 (2.06%) Middleware
6 2 (2.06%) Natural Language Processing
6 2 (2.06%) Node.js
6 2 (2.06%) Spring
6 2 (2.06%) XML Schema
6 2 (2.06%) XSL
6 2 (2.06%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.43%) Derivative
2 9 (9.28%) Equity Derivative
3 8 (8.25%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.12%) Algorithms
4 4 (4.12%) Equities
4 4 (4.12%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (4.12%) SWIFT
5 3 (3.09%) Fintech
5 3 (3.09%) Fixed Income
5 3 (3.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (3.09%) Grid Computing
6 2 (2.06%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.06%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.03%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.03%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.03%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 1 (1.03%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 54 (55.67%) Linux
2 42 (43.30%) Unix
3 25 (25.77%) Windows
4 12 (12.37%) CoreOS
5 11 (11.34%) Windows Server
6 7 (7.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (5.15%) Solaris
8 3 (3.09%) Ubuntu
9 2 (2.06%) Android
9 2 (2.06%) Apple iOS
9 2 (2.06%) CentOS
10 1 (1.03%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (28.87%) DevOps
2 24 (24.74%) Computer Science
3 22 (22.68%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (16.49%) Continuous Delivery
4 16 (16.49%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (15.46%) Problem-Solving
6 13 (13.40%) E-Commerce
6 13 (13.40%) Migration
6 13 (13.40%) Software Delivery
7 12 (12.37%) BDD
7 12 (12.37%) Kanban
7 12 (12.37%) Pair Programming
7 12 (12.37%) Scrum
7 12 (12.37%) Software Engineering
8 11 (11.34%) Release Management
9 10 (10.31%) API Integration
10 9 (9.28%) ITIL
11 8 (8.25%) Analytics
12 7 (7.22%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (5.15%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 53 (54.64%) SQL
2 47 (48.45%) Python
3 26 (26.80%) Java
4 25 (25.77%) Perl
5 24 (24.74%) Bash Shell
6 17 (17.53%) PowerShell
7 14 (14.43%) Ruby
8 11 (11.34%) PL/SQL
9 8 (8.25%) C++
9 8 (8.25%) JavaScript
10 5 (5.15%) AWK
11 4 (4.12%) C
12 3 (3.09%) R
12 3 (3.09%) Scala
13 2 (2.06%) ES6
14 1 (1.03%) Groovy
14 1 (1.03%) MATLAB
14 1 (1.03%) PHP
14 1 (1.03%) Tcl
14 1 (1.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (28.87%) Degree
2 22 (22.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (4.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.09%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.06%) CCNA
5 2 (2.06%) Postgraduate
5 2 (2.06%) RHCE
6 1 (1.03%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.22%) QA
2 2 (2.06%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.03%) MiFID
System Software
1 19 (19.59%) Docker
2 12 (12.37%) iptables
3 10 (10.31%) Hyper-V
3 10 (10.31%) VirtualBox
3 10 (10.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.09%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.03%) HDFS
5 1 (1.03%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 18 (18.56%) Opscode Chef
1 18 (18.56%) Puppet
2 14 (14.43%) Terraform
3 12 (12.37%) HAProxy
4 7 (7.22%) Ansible
5 4 (4.12%) Salt
6 3 (3.09%) Kubernetes
6 3 (3.09%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (2.06%) Consul
7 2 (2.06%) Icinga
7 2 (2.06%) Packer
7 2 (2.06%) Prometheus
8 1 (1.03%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (1.03%) Data Guard
8 1 (1.03%) Nagios
8 1 (1.03%) Oozie
8 1 (1.03%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 47 (48.45%) Oracle
2 15 (15.46%) Sybase
3 14 (14.43%) Google
4 12 (12.37%) F5
5 10 (10.31%) LogicMonitor
5 10 (10.31%) VMware
6 7 (7.22%) Red Hat
7 6 (6.19%) TIBCO
8 5 (5.15%) Murex
8 5 (5.15%) SAP
8 5 (5.15%) Software AG
9 4 (4.12%) Microsoft
10 2 (2.06%) Bloomberg
10 2 (2.06%) Citrix
10 2 (2.06%) Perforce
10 2 (2.06%) Reuters
11 1 (1.03%) Ab Initio
11 1 (1.03%) BMC
11 1 (1.03%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.03%) Misys