Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 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
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 215 175 204
Rank change year-on-year -40 +29 +6
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 131 161 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.19% 1.58% 1.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.93% 2.81% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 115 145 135
City of London median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -20.83% +9.09%
10th Percentile £43,750 £26,250 £38,684
90th Percentile £95,000 £83,000 £80,000
Central London median annual salary £56,250 £47,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +18.42% -17.39% +4.55%

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 6,791 5,738 7,200
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 61.67% 56.48% 57.64%
Number of salaries quoted 6,183 5,247 6,635
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%

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 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Shell Script in the City of London

Shell Script
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Shell Script within the City of London region over the 6 months to 20 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London Bridge - 3 £52,500 -
Shell Script
Central London

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 81 (61.83%) Linux
2 71 (54.20%) Unix
3 62 (47.33%) Finance
4 60 (45.80%) SQL
5 52 (39.69%) Java
6 49 (37.40%) Python
7 44 (33.59%) Oracle
8 42 (32.06%) DevOps
9 39 (29.77%) Bash Shell
10 32 (24.43%) Banking
11 29 (22.14%) Perl
12 28 (21.37%) Agile Software Development
13 25 (19.08%) Windows
14 23 (17.56%) Apache
14 23 (17.56%) Web Services
14 23 (17.56%) PowerShell
14 23 (17.56%) Problem-Solving
15 22 (16.79%) Tomcat
15 22 (16.79%) TCP/IP
16 21 (16.03%) QA
16 21 (16.03%) Jenkins
17 20 (15.27%) Amazon AWS
17 20 (15.27%) XML
17 20 (15.27%) SQL Server
18 19 (14.50%) Relational Database
18 19 (14.50%) Docker
19 18 (13.74%) Computer Science
19 18 (13.74%) Fixed Income
20 17 (12.98%) MySQL
21 16 (12.21%) Data Warehouse

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 23 (17.56%) Apache
2 22 (16.79%) Tomcat
3 11 (8.40%) WebSphere
4 7 (5.34%) Apache Spark
4 7 (5.34%) nginx
5 6 (4.58%) JBoss
6 5 (3.82%) Confluence
6 5 (3.82%) GlassFish
7 4 (3.05%) IIS
7 4 (3.05%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (2.29%) MQSeries
8 3 (2.29%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.53%) JCAPS
9 2 (1.53%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (5.34%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.29%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (0.76%) Eikon
1 1 (0.76%) Kondor
Cloud Services
1 20 (15.27%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (7.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.58%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (3.82%) SaaS
5 2 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.76%) GitHub
6 1 (0.76%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 22 (16.79%) TCP/IP
2 14 (10.69%) Internet
3 13 (9.92%) HTTP
3 13 (9.92%) SSH
4 10 (7.63%) SMTP
5 6 (4.58%) BIG-IP
5 6 (4.58%) FTP
5 6 (4.58%) VLAN
6 5 (3.82%) SMS
7 4 (3.05%) AMQP
7 4 (3.05%) Firewall
8 2 (1.53%) DNS
9 1 (0.76%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (15.27%) SQL Server
2 19 (14.50%) Relational Database
3 17 (12.98%) MySQL
4 16 (12.21%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (10.69%) Oracle Database
6 11 (8.40%) BusinessObjects
7 8 (6.11%) NoSQL
7 8 (6.11%) QlikView
8 6 (4.58%) Hadoop
8 6 (4.58%) Redis
9 4 (3.05%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (3.05%) RDBMS
9 4 (3.05%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (3.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (2.29%) Apache Hive
10 3 (2.29%) Couchbase
10 3 (2.29%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (2.29%) PowerCenter
10 3 (2.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (16.03%) Jenkins
2 13 (9.92%) Maven
3 12 (9.16%) JIRA
4 9 (6.87%) Git (software)
5 7 (5.34%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.29%) Ant
6 3 (2.29%) Hudson
6 3 (2.29%) JIRA Agile
6 3 (2.29%) Subversion
6 3 (2.29%) TeamCity
6 3 (2.29%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.29%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (1.53%) AppScan
7 2 (1.53%) Artifactory
7 2 (1.53%) JUnit
7 2 (1.53%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.76%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.76%) ClearQuest
8 1 (0.76%) JMeter
8 1 (0.76%) Selenium
General
1 62 (47.33%) Finance
2 32 (24.43%) Banking
3 16 (12.21%) Investment Banking
4 15 (11.45%) Back Office
5 10 (7.63%) Front Office
6 7 (5.34%) Retail
7 3 (2.29%) Marketing
8 2 (1.53%) Billing
8 2 (1.53%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.76%) Advertising
9 1 (0.76%) Games
9 1 (0.76%) Legal
9 1 (0.76%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.76%) Urdu Language
Job Titles
1 42 (32.06%) Analyst
2 23 (17.56%) Applications Support
2 23 (17.56%) Support Analyst
3 22 (16.79%) Administrator
3 22 (16.79%) Applications Support Analyst
3 22 (16.79%) Developer
4 19 (14.50%) Systems Administrator
5 12 (9.16%) Java Developer
5 12 (9.16%) Linux Administrator
5 12 (9.16%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 11 (8.40%) DevOps Engineer
6 11 (8.40%) QA Engineer
7 9 (6.87%) Senior Developer
8 7 (5.34%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 7 (5.34%) Graduate
8 7 (5.34%) Market Data Analyst
8 7 (5.34%) Market Data Support Analyst
8 7 (5.34%) Technical Analyst
8 7 (5.34%) Unix Support
8 7 (5.34%) Unix Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (17.56%) Web Services
2 20 (15.27%) XML
3 13 (9.92%) JSON
3 13 (9.92%) LDAP
4 11 (8.40%) Middleware
4 11 (8.40%) Spring
4 11 (8.40%) XML Schema
5 9 (6.87%) FIX Protocol
6 8 (6.11%) WebSphere MQ
7 7 (5.34%) .NET
7 7 (5.34%) JMS
7 7 (5.34%) RESTful
8 6 (4.58%) J2EE
8 6 (4.58%) LAMP
8 6 (4.58%) LEMP Stack
9 5 (3.82%) REST
10 4 (3.05%) Akka
10 4 (3.05%) Java EE
10 4 (3.05%) React
11 3 (2.29%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.74%) Computer Science
1 18 (13.74%) Fixed Income
2 12 (9.16%) Fintech
3 10 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (7.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (6.11%) Derivative
5 5 (3.82%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (3.82%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (3.05%) Blog
6 4 (3.05%) Equities
6 4 (3.05%) Security Operations Centre
6 4 (3.05%) SWIFT
7 3 (2.29%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.53%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (1.53%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.53%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.76%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.76%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 81 (61.83%) Linux
2 71 (54.20%) Unix
3 25 (19.08%) Windows
4 8 (6.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (4.58%) CoreOS
6 5 (3.82%) Ubuntu
7 4 (3.05%) Debian
7 4 (3.05%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.53%) CentOS
8 2 (1.53%) Solaris
9 1 (0.76%) AIX
9 1 (0.76%) HPUX
9 1 (0.76%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.76%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (32.06%) DevOps
2 28 (21.37%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (17.56%) Problem-Solving
4 16 (12.21%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (10.69%) Electronic Trading
6 13 (9.92%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (9.92%) Test Automation
7 11 (8.40%) ITIL
8 10 (7.63%) API Development
8 10 (7.63%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (7.63%) Software Engineering
9 9 (6.87%) Data Analysis
10 8 (6.11%) E-Commerce
10 8 (6.11%) Kanban
10 8 (6.11%) Scrum
10 8 (6.11%) TDD
11 7 (5.34%) BDD
11 7 (5.34%) ETL
11 7 (5.34%) Microservices
11 7 (5.34%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 60 (45.80%) SQL
2 52 (39.69%) Java
3 49 (37.40%) Python
4 39 (29.77%) Bash Shell
5 29 (22.14%) Perl
6 23 (17.56%) PowerShell
7 13 (9.92%) C
8 12 (9.16%) Korn
8 12 (9.16%) PL/SQL
9 11 (8.40%) JavaScript
9 11 (8.40%) VB
10 10 (7.63%) C++
10 10 (7.63%) Ruby
11 9 (6.87%) Scala
12 7 (5.34%) C#
13 5 (3.82%) AWK
14 4 (3.05%) PHP
14 4 (3.05%) T-SQL
15 3 (2.29%) Bourne shell
15 3 (2.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (10.69%) Degree
2 8 (6.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (3.05%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (1.53%) CISA
5 2 (1.53%) CISM
5 2 (1.53%) CISSP
6 1 (0.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (16.03%) QA
2 2 (1.53%) MiFID
2 2 (1.53%) SLA
3 1 (0.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 19 (14.50%) Docker
2 6 (4.58%) iptables
3 4 (3.05%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.53%) HDFS
4 2 (1.53%) KVM
4 2 (1.53%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.53%) Xen
5 1 (0.76%) Firmware
5 1 (0.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (12.21%) Ansible
1 16 (12.21%) Puppet
2 15 (11.45%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (6.87%) Kubernetes
4 6 (4.58%) HAProxy
5 5 (3.82%) Control-M
5 5 (3.82%) Salt
6 3 (2.29%) ITRS Geneos
7 2 (1.53%) Consul
7 2 (1.53%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (1.53%) HP Fortify
7 2 (1.53%) Icinga
7 2 (1.53%) Mesos
7 2 (1.53%) Nessus
7 2 (1.53%) Oozie
7 2 (1.53%) Prometheus
7 2 (1.53%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (0.76%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.76%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.76%) Nagios
Vendors
1 44 (33.59%) Oracle
2 11 (8.40%) Sybase
3 10 (7.63%) Google
3 10 (7.63%) Red Hat
4 9 (6.87%) Microsoft
4 9 (6.87%) SAP
4 9 (6.87%) Tableau
5 6 (4.58%) F5
5 6 (4.58%) IBM
6 5 (3.82%) Bloomberg
6 5 (3.82%) TIBCO
7 4 (3.05%) Citrix
7 4 (3.05%) Software AG
8 3 (2.29%) Informatica
9 2 (1.53%) BMC
9 2 (1.53%) Charles River
9 2 (1.53%) Hortonworks
9 2 (1.53%) ION Trading
9 2 (1.53%) Splunk
9 2 (1.53%) VMware