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 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
London / City of London
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 161 179 166
Rank change year-on-year +18 -13  
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 81 87 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.52% 1.23% 1.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.66% 2.18% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 78 66 157
Median salary £51,250 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.58% +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,750 £74,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +17.64% -3.40%  

Shell Script is in the programming language skills category. The next 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 programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3045 3988 5306
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 57.05% 56.49% 50.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2771 3597 4668
Median salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.69% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Shell Script as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Shell Script in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 119 (75.32%) Linux
2 92 (58.23%) SQL
3 84 (53.16%) Unix
4 75 (47.47%) Finance
5 61 (38.61%) Python
6 57 (36.08%) Java
7 55 (34.81%) Degree
8 50 (31.65%) Windows
9 45 (28.48%) Oracle
10 41 (25.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 31 (19.62%) Puppet
11 31 (19.62%) DevOps
12 30 (18.99%) Electronic Trading
13 29 (18.35%) Perl
14 27 (17.09%) Red Hat
14 27 (17.09%) Agile Software Development
15 26 (16.46%) Banking
15 26 (16.46%) Configuration Management
15 26 (16.46%) Ansible
16 25 (15.82%) Subversion
17 23 (14.56%) C++
17 23 (14.56%) Fintech
18 22 (13.92%) Git (software)
19 21 (13.29%) Computer Science
19 21 (13.29%) Bash Shell
19 21 (13.29%) ITIL
20 20 (12.66%) Data Warehouse
20 20 (12.66%) Derivative
21 19 (12.03%) Mathematics
21 19 (12.03%) 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 17 (10.76%) JBoss
2 16 (10.13%) WebLogic
3 14 (8.86%) Apache
4 12 (7.59%) Tomcat
5 10 (6.33%) WebSphere
6 7 (4.43%) OpenStack
7 3 (1.90%) CloudStack
7 3 (1.90%) nginx
7 3 (1.90%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.27%) Apache ServiceMix
8 2 (1.27%) Apache Spark
8 2 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.27%) IIS
8 2 (1.27%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.27%) SAS
9 1 (0.63%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.63%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.63%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.63%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (1.27%) SPSS
2 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Adobe Campaign
1 2 (1.27%) Unica
2 1 (0.63%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.63%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.63%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
Cloud Services
1 17 (10.76%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (6.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.53%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (2.53%) Heroku
4 3 (1.90%) Bluemix
4 3 (1.90%) Datadog
4 3 (1.90%) IBM Cloud
4 3 (1.90%) OpenDNS
5 2 (1.27%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.27%) GitHub
6 1 (0.63%) Engine Yard
6 1 (0.63%) Google Compute Engine
6 1 (0.63%) PaaS
6 1 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.59%) SAN
2 10 (6.33%) Firewall
2 10 (6.33%) LDAP
3 9 (5.70%) DNS
4 7 (4.43%) DHCP
4 7 (4.43%) TCP/IP
5 5 (3.16%) HTTP
5 5 (3.16%) NAS
5 5 (3.16%) SSL
6 4 (2.53%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (2.53%) FTP
6 4 (2.53%) LAN
6 4 (2.53%) SMTP
6 4 (2.53%) Wireshark
7 3 (1.90%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (1.90%) iSCSI
7 3 (1.90%) Network Security
7 3 (1.90%) VPN
7 3 (1.90%) WAN
8 2 (1.27%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (12.66%) Data Warehouse
2 19 (12.03%) SQL Server
3 17 (10.76%) Oracle Database
4 11 (6.96%) KDB
4 11 (6.96%) Kdb+
4 11 (6.96%) MySQL
5 8 (5.06%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (4.43%) Oracle Database 12c
7 6 (3.80%) Hadoop
7 6 (3.80%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (3.16%) Big Data
8 5 (3.16%) Relational Database
8 5 (3.16%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (2.53%) Apache Hive
9 4 (2.53%) PowerCenter
9 4 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.90%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (1.90%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (1.27%) Bigtable
Development Applications
1 25 (15.82%) Subversion
2 22 (13.92%) Git (software)
3 19 (12.03%) Jenkins
4 10 (6.33%) Ant
4 10 (6.33%) JIRA
5 6 (3.80%) Oracle APEX
5 6 (3.80%) Selenium
6 5 (3.16%) Maven
6 5 (3.16%) Vagrant
7 4 (2.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (2.53%) Hudson
7 4 (2.53%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.90%) Cucumber
8 3 (1.90%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.90%) GoCD
8 3 (1.90%) IntelliJ
8 3 (1.90%) JUnit
8 3 (1.90%) Travis CI
8 3 (1.90%) Zephyr
9 2 (1.27%) Protractor
General
1 75 (47.47%) Finance
2 26 (16.46%) Banking
3 12 (7.59%) Investment Banking
4 10 (6.33%) Back Office
5 8 (5.06%) French Language
6 5 (3.16%) Marketing
7 4 (2.53%) Advertising
7 4 (2.53%) Legal
8 3 (1.90%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.90%) Front Office
9 2 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (25.95%) Developer
2 35 (22.15%) Support Engineer
3 19 (12.03%) Graduate
3 19 (12.03%) Graduate Support Engineer
4 17 (10.76%) Administrator
5 14 (8.86%) Applications Support
5 14 (8.86%) Java Developer
6 13 (8.23%) Senior Developer
7 12 (7.59%) Applications Engineer
7 12 (7.59%) Applications Support Engineer
7 12 (7.59%) DevOps Engineer
8 11 (6.96%) Analyst
8 11 (6.96%) KDB Developer
8 11 (6.96%) Senior Java Developer
8 11 (6.96%) Software Developer
9 10 (6.33%) Linux Administrator
10 9 (5.70%) DBA
11 8 (5.06%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 7 (4.43%) Support Analyst
12 7 (4.43%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.49%) FIX Protocol
1 15 (9.49%) J2EE
2 13 (8.23%) HTML
3 10 (6.33%) LAMP
3 10 (6.33%) XML
4 9 (5.70%) CSS
4 9 (5.70%) HTML5
5 7 (4.43%) Spring
6 6 (3.80%) .NET
6 6 (3.80%) Middleware
7 5 (3.16%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 5 (3.16%) SOAP
8 4 (2.53%) Ajax
8 4 (2.53%) JDBC
8 4 (2.53%) JMS
8 4 (2.53%) REST
8 4 (2.53%) RESTful
8 4 (2.53%) Swing
8 4 (2.53%) Web Services
9 3 (1.90%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.56%) Fintech
2 21 (13.29%) Computer Science
3 20 (12.66%) Derivative
4 10 (6.33%) Hedge funds
4 10 (6.33%) Replication
5 8 (5.06%) Data Centre
6 6 (3.80%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (3.16%) Clustering
8 4 (2.53%) Equities
8 4 (2.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (2.53%) Private Cloud
8 4 (2.53%) User Experience
9 3 (1.90%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (1.90%) Fixed Income
9 3 (1.90%) PKI
9 3 (1.90%) Public Cloud
10 2 (1.27%) Credit Risk
10 2 (1.27%) Equity Derivative
10 2 (1.27%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 119 (75.32%) Linux
2 84 (53.16%) Unix
3 50 (31.65%) Windows
4 41 (25.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (12.03%) Solaris
6 11 (6.96%) Windows Server
7 7 (4.43%) CentOS
7 7 (4.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (3.16%) AIX
8 5 (3.16%) Data ONTAP
8 5 (3.16%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (2.53%) Ubuntu
10 3 (1.90%) Debian
11 1 (0.63%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (19.62%) DevOps
2 30 (18.99%) Electronic Trading
3 27 (17.09%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (16.46%) Configuration Management
5 21 (13.29%) ITIL
6 19 (12.03%) Mathematics
7 15 (9.49%) Performance Tuning
7 15 (9.49%) Physics
7 15 (9.49%) Test Strategy
8 14 (8.86%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (8.23%) Analytics
10 12 (7.59%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (6.96%) Data Modelling
11 11 (6.96%) Incident Management
11 11 (6.96%) Validation
12 10 (6.33%) Low Latency
12 10 (6.33%) Release Management
13 9 (5.70%) ETL
13 9 (5.70%) Multithreading
13 9 (5.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 92 (58.23%) SQL
2 61 (38.61%) Python
3 57 (36.08%) Java
4 29 (18.35%) Perl
5 23 (14.56%) C++
6 21 (13.29%) Bash Shell
7 15 (9.49%) JavaScript
8 13 (8.23%) PL/SQL
8 13 (8.23%) PowerShell
9 6 (3.80%) PHP
9 6 (3.80%) R
9 6 (3.80%) Ruby
9 6 (3.80%) T-SQL
10 5 (3.16%) C#
11 4 (2.53%) ANSI SQL
12 3 (1.90%) PHP 5
13 2 (1.27%) Scala
14 1 (0.63%) Korn
14 1 (0.63%) VBA
14 1 (0.63%) XPath
Qualifications
1 55 (34.81%) Degree
2 13 (8.23%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.80%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.53%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.90%) CCNA
6 3 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.90%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.90%) PMP
7 2 (1.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (1.27%) MCSA
8 1 (0.63%) CCNP
8 1 (0.63%) ISEB
8 1 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.63%) OCP
8 1 (0.63%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.96%) QA
2 4 (2.53%) MiFID
2 4 (2.53%) SLA
3 2 (1.27%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.27%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (1.27%) EMIR
4 1 (0.63%) AIFMD
4 1 (0.63%) GCP
4 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (8.86%) Active Directory
2 10 (6.33%) NFS
3 9 (5.70%) Docker
4 6 (3.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (3.80%) vSphere
5 5 (3.16%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.90%) Xen
6 3 (1.90%) XenServer
7 2 (1.27%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 2 (1.27%) HDFS
7 2 (1.27%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (1.27%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.63%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.63%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 31 (19.62%) Puppet
2 26 (16.46%) Ansible
3 16 (10.13%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (3.80%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (3.80%) Salt
5 5 (3.16%) BMC PATROL
5 5 (3.16%) Data Guard
5 5 (3.16%) Terraform
6 4 (2.53%) Tivoli
7 3 (1.90%) Cobbler
8 2 (1.27%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (1.27%) HAProxy
8 2 (1.27%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (1.27%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.27%) Rancher
8 2 (1.27%) SnapMirror
8 2 (1.27%) SnapVault
8 2 (1.27%) vCenter Server
8 2 (1.27%) WSUS
9 1 (0.63%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 45 (28.48%) Oracle
2 27 (17.09%) Red Hat
3 17 (10.76%) Microsoft
4 15 (9.49%) VMware
5 11 (6.96%) HP
6 9 (5.70%) Sybase
7 8 (5.06%) SaltStack
7 8 (5.06%) Veritas
8 6 (3.80%) Cisco
9 5 (3.16%) BMC
9 5 (3.16%) EMC
9 5 (3.16%) NetApp
10 4 (2.53%) Dell
10 4 (2.53%) Google
10 4 (2.53%) IBM
10 4 (2.53%) Informatica
10 4 (2.53%) Splunk
11 3 (1.90%) EnterpriseDB
11 3 (1.90%) New Relic
11 3 (1.90%) Varonis
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £85000 - £115000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary with strong benefits package
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Bens - Pens, Health
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Progression
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary with strong benefits package
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
greywood
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago