Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 194 192 201
Rank change year-on-year -2 +9 -2
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 158 154 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.46% 1.49% 1.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.45% 2.61% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 136 139 151
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £42,500 £26,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £83,750 £78,750
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +9.09%

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 6,461 5,897 7,647
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 59.79% 56.87% 55.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5,773 5,379 6,875
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 £40,000 £36,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

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 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Shell Script in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 106 (67.09%) Linux
2 92 (58.23%) SQL
3 84 (53.16%) Unix
4 67 (42.41%) Java
5 66 (41.77%) Finance
6 51 (32.28%) Python
7 49 (31.01%) Oracle
8 45 (28.48%) Banking
9 41 (25.95%) Windows
10 37 (23.42%) Problem-Solving
11 33 (20.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 29 (18.35%) Sybase
13 27 (17.09%) C++
13 27 (17.09%) Spring
13 27 (17.09%) Bash Shell
13 27 (17.09%) Oracle Database
13 27 (17.09%) Relational Database
14 26 (16.46%) Docker
14 26 (16.46%) RDBMS
15 25 (15.82%) MySQL
15 25 (15.82%) Agile Software Development
15 25 (15.82%) Amazon AWS
15 25 (15.82%) Continuous Integration
16 24 (15.19%) Degree
16 24 (15.19%) DevOps
16 24 (15.19%) Fintech
16 24 (15.19%) Red Hat
17 23 (14.56%) Solaris
17 23 (14.56%) Microservices
17 23 (14.56%) Puppet

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 11 (6.96%) SharePoint
1 11 (6.96%) WildFly
2 9 (5.70%) Apache
3 7 (4.43%) Apache Spark
4 5 (3.16%) Confluence
4 5 (3.16%) IIS
4 5 (3.16%) MS Exchange
4 5 (3.16%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.16%) WebLogic
5 4 (2.53%) JBoss
5 4 (2.53%) Oracle Coherence
6 3 (1.90%) MQSeries
6 3 (1.90%) nginx
6 3 (1.90%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.27%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.27%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 15 (9.49%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.90%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Eikon
2 1 (0.63%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.63%) Kondor
Cloud Services
1 25 (15.82%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (6.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.53%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.90%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (1.90%) IaaS
5 2 (1.27%) SaaS
6 1 (0.63%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.63%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.63%) Bluemix
6 1 (0.63%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.96%) SSH
2 9 (5.70%) Firewall
3 8 (5.06%) TCP/IP
4 5 (3.16%) VPN
5 4 (2.53%) Ethernet
5 4 (2.53%) Internet
5 4 (2.53%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (2.53%) Network Security
6 3 (1.90%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (1.90%) DMZ
6 3 (1.90%) FTP
6 3 (1.90%) LAN
6 3 (1.90%) WAN
7 2 (1.27%) DHCP
7 2 (1.27%) DNS
8 1 (0.63%) Broadband
8 1 (0.63%) HTTP
8 1 (0.63%) NAS
8 1 (0.63%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (17.09%) Oracle Database
1 27 (17.09%) Relational Database
2 26 (16.46%) RDBMS
3 25 (15.82%) MySQL
4 22 (13.92%) SQL Server
5 12 (7.59%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (6.33%) BusinessObjects
7 8 (5.06%) Oracle Database 10g
7 8 (5.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (5.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (4.43%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (3.16%) MongoDB
9 5 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (2.53%) Hadoop
10 4 (2.53%) SQLite
11 3 (1.90%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.90%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (1.90%) PowerCenter
12 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (13.29%) Maven
2 14 (8.86%) ClearCase
3 12 (7.59%) Sonatype Nexus
4 11 (6.96%) Emacs
5 10 (6.33%) Jenkins
5 10 (6.33%) JIRA
6 9 (5.70%) Git (software)
7 4 (2.53%) EasyMock
7 4 (2.53%) JUnit
7 4 (2.53%) Mockito
8 3 (1.90%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.90%) Subversion
9 2 (1.27%) AppScan
9 2 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (1.27%) JIRA Agile
9 2 (1.27%) PHPUnit
9 2 (1.27%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.63%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.63%) FishEye
10 1 (0.63%) Vagrant
General
1 66 (41.77%) Finance
2 45 (28.48%) Banking
3 21 (13.29%) Front Office
4 12 (7.59%) Back Office
4 12 (7.59%) Games
5 9 (5.70%) Investment Banking
6 7 (4.43%) Legal
7 1 (0.63%) Advertising
7 1 (0.63%) Publishing
7 1 (0.63%) Retail
7 1 (0.63%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.63%) Urdu Language
Job Titles
1 40 (25.32%) Developer
2 39 (24.68%) Analyst
3 26 (16.46%) Java Developer
4 20 (12.66%) Applications Support
5 16 (10.13%) Administrator
5 16 (10.13%) Technical Analyst
6 12 (7.59%) J2EE Developer
6 12 (7.59%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 12 (7.59%) Support Analyst
7 11 (6.96%) Implementation Analyst
7 11 (6.96%) Linux Engineer
7 11 (6.96%) Senior Developer
8 10 (6.33%) Core Java Developer
8 10 (6.33%) Senior Java Developer
8 10 (6.33%) SQL Analyst
8 10 (6.33%) Systems Administrator
9 9 (5.70%) Murex Support
9 9 (5.70%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 9 (5.70%) Unix Engineer
9 9 (5.70%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (17.09%) Spring
2 22 (13.92%) J2EE
3 16 (10.13%) Hibernate
4 13 (8.23%) EJB
4 13 (8.23%) Java EE
4 13 (8.23%) Spring Boot
5 11 (6.96%) EJB 3.0
6 8 (5.06%) .NET
7 7 (4.43%) FIX Protocol
7 7 (4.43%) HTML
7 7 (4.43%) Web Services
8 6 (3.80%) XML
9 5 (3.16%) CSS
9 5 (3.16%) HTML5
9 5 (3.16%) JMS
9 5 (3.16%) Middleware
10 4 (2.53%) Drools
10 4 (2.53%) JMX
10 4 (2.53%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (2.53%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.19%) Fintech
2 22 (13.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 16 (10.13%) Derivative
4 12 (7.59%) Linux Command Line
5 11 (6.96%) Self-Motivation
6 10 (6.33%) Fixed Income
7 7 (4.43%) Management Information System
8 5 (3.16%) Cyberthreat
9 4 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (2.53%) BBC
9 4 (2.53%) Data Centre
9 4 (2.53%) STB
10 3 (1.90%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.90%) Equities
11 2 (1.27%) Blog
11 2 (1.27%) Grid Computing
11 2 (1.27%) Hedge funds
11 2 (1.27%) HP Storage
11 2 (1.27%) Robotics
11 2 (1.27%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 106 (67.09%) Linux
2 84 (53.16%) Unix
3 41 (25.95%) Windows
4 33 (20.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 23 (14.56%) Solaris
6 15 (9.49%) Oracle Linux
7 6 (3.80%) Windows Server
8 5 (3.16%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (3.16%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (2.53%) Fedora
10 3 (1.90%) CentOS
10 3 (1.90%) VMS
11 2 (1.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (23.42%) Problem-Solving
2 25 (15.82%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (15.82%) Continuous Integration
3 24 (15.19%) DevOps
4 23 (14.56%) Microservices
5 20 (12.66%) Electronic Trading
5 20 (12.66%) Scrum
6 18 (11.39%) Configuration Management
7 14 (8.86%) Mentoring
7 14 (8.86%) Task Automation
8 12 (7.59%) ITIL
8 12 (7.59%) Root Cause Analysis
8 12 (7.59%) TDD
8 12 (7.59%) Time Management
9 11 (6.96%) Artificial Intelligence
9 11 (6.96%) Investment Management
9 11 (6.96%) Validation
10 10 (6.33%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (6.33%) Information Security
10 10 (6.33%) Office Automation
Programming Languages
1 92 (58.23%) SQL
2 67 (42.41%) Java
3 51 (32.28%) Python
4 27 (17.09%) Bash Shell
4 27 (17.09%) C++
5 18 (11.39%) Korn
6 17 (10.76%) JavaScript
7 16 (10.13%) C#
8 14 (8.86%) Perl
9 10 (6.33%) T-SQL
10 9 (5.70%) VB
11 7 (4.43%) Go
11 7 (4.43%) PHP
11 7 (4.43%) PL/SQL
11 7 (4.43%) PowerShell
11 7 (4.43%) Ruby
12 6 (3.80%) C
13 3 (1.90%) Scala
13 3 (1.90%) VBA
13 3 (1.90%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (15.19%) Degree
2 6 (3.80%) CISM
2 6 (3.80%) CISSP
2 6 (3.80%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (2.53%) CCIE
3 4 (2.53%) CCIE Security
3 4 (2.53%) CCNA
3 4 (2.53%) CCSA
3 4 (2.53%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (2.53%) JNCIA
4 3 (1.90%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.27%) CISA
5 2 (1.27%) PhD
6 1 (0.63%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.06%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (16.46%) Docker
2 9 (5.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.80%) Active Directory
4 4 (2.53%) GridGain
4 4 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.90%) KVM
5 3 (1.90%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (1.90%) Xen
6 2 (1.27%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (14.56%) Puppet
2 21 (13.29%) Ansible
3 13 (8.23%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (4.43%) Terraform
5 6 (3.80%) Control-M
5 6 (3.80%) Nessus
6 5 (3.16%) Kubernetes
6 5 (3.16%) vCenter Server
7 4 (2.53%) BladeLogic
7 4 (2.53%) Data Guard
7 4 (2.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 3 (1.90%) Docker Swarm
8 3 (1.90%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (1.90%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 3 (1.90%) Mesos
8 3 (1.90%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (1.90%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 2 (1.27%) HP Fortify
9 2 (1.27%) ITRS Geneos
9 2 (1.27%) Salt
Vendors
1 49 (31.01%) Oracle
2 29 (18.35%) Sybase
3 24 (15.19%) Red Hat
4 22 (13.92%) Microsoft
5 14 (8.86%) Murex
6 10 (6.33%) VMware
7 6 (3.80%) Cisco
8 5 (3.16%) BT
8 5 (3.16%) HP
8 5 (3.16%) TIBCO
9 4 (2.53%) Arqiva
9 4 (2.53%) Google
9 4 (2.53%) IBM
9 4 (2.53%) ServiceNow
9 4 (2.53%) Solace
10 3 (1.90%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.90%) EMC
10 3 (1.90%) Hortonworks
10 3 (1.90%) Informatica
10 3 (1.90%) Siebel