Period
to 28 September 2020

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 28 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
28 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 157 255 219
Rank change year-on-year +98 -36 -32
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 39 76 132
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.05% 0.76% 1.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.71% 1.25% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 35 59 116
Median annual salary £72,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.83% +9.09% +15.79%
10th Percentile £55,250 £39,450 £39,375
90th Percentile £111,250 £116,500 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +18.18% +10.00%

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 2,283 6,071 6,820
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 61.37% 60.40% 61.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2,010 5,351 6,214
Median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £107,625 £97,500 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Shell Script as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Shell Script in the City of London over the 6 months to 28 September 2020.

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 28 September 2020. 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
Moorgate - 2 £75,000 -
Shell Script
Central London

For the 6 months to 28 September 2020, 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 25 (64.10%) SQL
2 23 (58.97%) Java
3 22 (56.41%) Unix
3 22 (56.41%) Python
4 17 (43.59%) Finance
5 15 (38.46%) Linux
5 15 (38.46%) Oracle
6 12 (30.77%) Analytics
6 12 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (28.21%) DevOps
7 11 (28.21%) C++
7 11 (28.21%) ETL
7 11 (28.21%) Informatica
7 11 (28.21%) AWS
8 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (25.64%) Spring
8 10 (25.64%) Control-M
8 10 (25.64%) Perl
9 8 (20.51%) TCP/IP
9 8 (20.51%) Azure
9 8 (20.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (20.51%) JIRA
10 7 (17.95%) Windows
10 7 (17.95%) Jenkins
10 7 (17.95%) Bash Shell
10 7 (17.95%) Requirements Gathering
11 6 (15.38%) Data Flow Diagram
11 6 (15.38%) Prototyping
11 6 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
11 6 (15.38%) Apache Hive

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 6 (15.38%) Apache
2 5 (12.82%) SAS
3 3 (7.69%) Apache Spark
3 3 (7.69%) Confluence
4 2 (5.13%) JBoss
4 2 (5.13%) Resin
4 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.13%) WebLogic
4 2 (5.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (28.21%) AWS
2 8 (20.51%) Azure
3 5 (12.82%) Power Platform
4 3 (7.69%) GCP
5 2 (5.13%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (5.13%) PaaS
6 1 (2.56%) Amazon ECS
6 1 (2.56%) Amazon EKS
6 1 (2.56%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (2.56%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (2.56%) AWS Fargate
6 1 (2.56%) GitHub
6 1 (2.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.51%) TCP/IP
2 3 (7.69%) DNS
2 3 (7.69%) LAN
3 2 (5.13%) Firewall
3 2 (5.13%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (15.38%) Apache Hive
2 6 (15.38%) Big Data
2 6 (15.38%) DataStage
2 6 (15.38%) Hadoop
2 6 (15.38%) Snowflake Schema
3 5 (12.82%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (12.82%) Impala
3 5 (12.82%) Oracle Database
3 5 (12.82%) Pentaho
3 5 (12.82%) Power BI
4 4 (10.26%) MySQL
5 3 (7.69%) Redis
5 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
6 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (20.51%) JIRA
2 7 (17.95%) Jenkins
3 4 (10.26%) Git (software)
4 3 (7.69%) Subversion
5 2 (5.13%) GCC
5 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.56%) Bitbucket
6 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.56%) Hudson
6 1 (2.56%) JUnit
6 1 (2.56%) Maven
6 1 (2.56%) SonarQube
General
1 17 (43.59%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Banking
3 3 (7.69%) Front Office
4 2 (5.13%) Back Office
5 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) Developer
2 7 (17.95%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Informatica Specialist
3 6 (15.38%) Python Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 6 (15.38%) Senior Informatica Specialist
3 6 (15.38%) Senior Technical Specialist
3 6 (15.38%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
3 6 (15.38%) Technical Specialist
4 5 (12.82%) Data Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Applications Support
5 4 (10.26%) Unix Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Java Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 2 (5.13%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) C++ Developer
7 2 (5.13%) DevOps Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.64%) Spring
2 3 (7.69%) AngularJS
2 3 (7.69%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (7.69%) Protocol Buffers
2 3 (7.69%) Vue.js
3 2 (5.13%) .NET
3 2 (5.13%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (5.13%) LAMP
3 2 (5.13%) Qt
4 1 (2.56%) Dask
4 1 (2.56%) Middleware
4 1 (2.56%) NumPy
4 1 (2.56%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.69%) Derivative
3 2 (5.13%) SWIFT
4 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.56%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 22 (56.41%) Unix
2 15 (38.46%) Linux
3 7 (17.95%) Windows
4 5 (12.82%) Solaris
5 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) Analytics
2 11 (28.21%) DevOps
2 11 (28.21%) ETL
3 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (17.95%) Requirements Gathering
5 6 (15.38%) Change Management
5 6 (15.38%) Data Analysis
5 6 (15.38%) Data Analytics
5 6 (15.38%) Data Flow Diagram
5 6 (15.38%) Data Governance
5 6 (15.38%) Data Modelling
5 6 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (15.38%) Prototyping
5 6 (15.38%) Regression Testing
5 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 6 (15.38%) System Testing
5 6 (15.38%) Unit Testing
6 5 (12.82%) Process Improvement
6 5 (12.82%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 25 (64.10%) SQL
2 23 (58.97%) Java
3 22 (56.41%) Python
4 11 (28.21%) C++
5 10 (25.64%) Perl
6 7 (17.95%) Bash Shell
7 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
8 5 (12.82%) HiveQL
8 5 (12.82%) PL/SQL
9 4 (10.26%) Java 8
10 3 (7.69%) C#
11 2 (5.13%) Korn
11 2 (5.13%) PHP
11 2 (5.13%) VBA
12 1 (2.56%) C
12 1 (2.56%) Go
12 1 (2.56%) Groovy
12 1 (2.56%) Ruby
12 1 (2.56%) TypeScript
12 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (5.13%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (2.56%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.13%) QA
2 2 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) Docker
2 5 (12.82%) HDFS
3 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (25.64%) Control-M
2 6 (15.38%) Ansible
3 5 (12.82%) Kubernetes
4 4 (10.26%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (5.13%) Nagios
5 2 (5.13%) Puppet
6 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (2.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (38.46%) Oracle
2 11 (28.21%) Informatica
3 6 (15.38%) Teradata
4 5 (12.82%) Cloudera
4 5 (12.82%) Google
4 5 (12.82%) Talend
5 3 (7.69%) Perforce
5 3 (7.69%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.13%) ATG
6 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.13%) VMware
7 1 (2.56%) Atlassian
7 1 (2.56%) Automation Anywhere
7 1 (2.56%) Blue Prism
7 1 (2.56%) Tableau
7 1 (2.56%) UiPath