Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 249 249 191
Rank change year-on-year 0 -58 +19
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 70 102 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.75% 0.86% 1.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.45% 1.48% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 51 69 130
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -15.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £28,250 £31,450 £37,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £63,300
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 East of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 4,837 6,913 6,799
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 51.68% 58.46% 54.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3,871 5,783 5,773
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £69,000 £68,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Shell Script as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in the East of England

Shell Script
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Shell Script in the East of England.

Salary trend for Shell Script in the East of England

Shell Script
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Shell Script in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Shell Script in the East of England

Shell Script
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Shell Script within the East of England region over the 6 months to 20 January 2019. 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
Hertfordshire +13 29 £60,000 +26.32%
Cambridgeshire +17 26 £47,500 +11.76% 10
Bedfordshire -9 7 £43,500 -
Suffolk +10 4 - -
Norfolk +14 2 £41,000 +31.20% 1
Essex +10 2 - - 1
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 East of England region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 53 (75.71%) Linux
2 52 (74.29%) Unix
3 28 (40.00%) Python
3 28 (40.00%) Java
3 28 (40.00%) Puppet
4 25 (35.71%) Oracle
5 24 (34.29%) SQL Server
5 24 (34.29%) JBoss
6 23 (32.86%) Windows
7 22 (31.43%) TCP/IP
7 22 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (30.00%) VMware
8 21 (30.00%) OpenStack
8 21 (30.00%) Java EE
8 21 (30.00%) PowerShell
9 20 (28.57%) WebSphere
9 20 (28.57%) DNS
9 20 (28.57%) Microsoft
10 18 (25.71%) WebLogic
10 18 (25.71%) Migration
10 18 (25.71%) Microsoft Azure
10 18 (25.71%) Bash Shell
11 16 (22.86%) Amazon AWS
11 16 (22.86%) Web Services
11 16 (22.86%) SAN
12 15 (21.43%) Tomcat
12 15 (21.43%) SQL
12 15 (21.43%) Finance
12 15 (21.43%) Jenkins
13 14 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 24 (34.29%) JBoss
2 21 (30.00%) OpenStack
3 20 (28.57%) WebSphere
4 18 (25.71%) WebLogic
5 15 (21.43%) Tomcat
6 14 (20.00%) GlassFish
7 13 (18.57%) MQSeries
8 12 (17.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 9 (12.86%) IIS
10 5 (7.14%) Apache Spark
10 5 (7.14%) WildFly
11 4 (5.71%) Apache
12 3 (4.29%) Jetty
12 3 (4.29%) WordPress
13 1 (1.43%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (8.57%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.86%) Odoo
3 1 (1.43%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 18 (25.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (22.86%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (18.57%) AWS CloudFormation
3 13 (18.57%) IaaS
4 10 (14.29%) PaaS
4 10 (14.29%) SaaS
5 4 (5.71%) GitHub
6 2 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.43%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (1.43%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.43%) Office 365
7 1 (1.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 22 (31.43%) TCP/IP
2 20 (28.57%) DNS
3 16 (22.86%) SAN
4 14 (20.00%) Firewall
5 12 (17.14%) Internet
5 12 (17.14%) Reverse Proxy
5 12 (17.14%) VPN
6 8 (11.43%) DHCP
7 4 (5.71%) Wireless
8 3 (4.29%) FTP
8 3 (4.29%) HTTP
8 3 (4.29%) IPv4
8 3 (4.29%) IPv6
8 3 (4.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (34.29%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.86%) Relational Database
3 8 (11.43%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (11.43%) RDBMS
4 6 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (7.14%) Oracle Database
5 5 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (4.29%) Apache Hive
6 3 (4.29%) Apache Kudu
6 3 (4.29%) Big Data
6 3 (4.29%) Hadoop
6 3 (4.29%) Impala
6 3 (4.29%) MariaDB
6 3 (4.29%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 15 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 11 (15.71%) Gradle
3 10 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 10 (14.29%) Maven
4 6 (8.57%) TeamCity
5 5 (7.14%) Subversion
6 4 (5.71%) Cucumber
7 3 (4.29%) Burp Suite
7 3 (4.29%) JBehave
7 3 (4.29%) Metasploit
7 3 (4.29%) Selenium
7 3 (4.29%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.43%) Clang
8 1 (1.43%) CMake
8 1 (1.43%) JUnit
General
1 15 (21.43%) Finance
2 12 (17.14%) Retail
3 10 (14.29%) French Language
3 10 (14.29%) German Language
3 10 (14.29%) Swedish Language
4 4 (5.71%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.86%) Advertising
6 1 (1.43%) Electronics
6 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (22.86%) Architect
2 13 (18.57%) Infrastructure Architect
3 8 (11.43%) Linux Engineer
3 8 (11.43%) Unix Engineer
4 7 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (10.00%) Lead Architect
4 7 (10.00%) Lead Infrastructure Architect
5 6 (8.57%) Analyst
5 6 (8.57%) Cloud Architect
5 6 (8.57%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 6 (8.57%) Consultant
5 6 (8.57%) SQL Analyst
5 6 (8.57%) Support Consultant
5 6 (8.57%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) Applications Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) Support Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Data Centre Architect
7 4 (5.71%) Senior Applications Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (30.00%) Java EE
2 16 (22.86%) Web Services
3 13 (18.57%) ActiveMQ
3 13 (18.57%) EJB
3 13 (18.57%) EJB 3.0
3 13 (18.57%) HornetQ
3 13 (18.57%) Java SE
3 13 (18.57%) JMS
3 13 (18.57%) WebSphere MQ
4 7 (10.00%) Velocity
5 5 (7.14%) Hibernate
6 4 (5.71%) LDAP
7 3 (4.29%) Gherkin
7 3 (4.29%) Kafka
8 2 (2.86%) CSS
8 2 (2.86%) LAMP
8 2 (2.86%) LAPP Stack
9 1 (1.43%) J2EE
9 1 (1.43%) POSIX
9 1 (1.43%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (18.57%) Hybrid Cloud
3 12 (17.14%) Linux Command Line
3 12 (17.14%) Replication
4 11 (15.71%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (11.43%) Data Centre
6 5 (7.14%) Fintech
7 4 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (5.71%) LPAR
8 2 (2.86%) Public Cloud
8 2 (2.86%) Smart Home
9 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.43%) PKI
9 1 (1.43%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 53 (75.71%) Linux
2 52 (74.29%) Unix
3 23 (32.86%) Windows
4 7 (10.00%) CentOS
5 6 (8.57%) AIX
5 6 (8.57%) Debian
5 6 (8.57%) Windows Server
6 4 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (5.71%) SUSE
6 4 (5.71%) Ubuntu
7 3 (4.29%) Fedora
7 3 (4.29%) Kali Linux
8 1 (1.43%) CoreOS
8 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (25.71%) Migration
3 14 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (18.57%) Deployment Automation
4 13 (18.57%) Presales
4 13 (18.57%) Problem-Solving
5 12 (17.14%) SOA
6 9 (12.86%) DevOps
7 8 (11.43%) Configuration Management
7 8 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (10.00%) Build Automation
8 7 (10.00%) Data Modelling
8 7 (10.00%) Dependency Management
8 7 (10.00%) Test Automation
9 6 (8.57%) ITIL
9 6 (8.57%) Open Source
9 6 (8.57%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (8.57%) UML
10 5 (7.14%) OO
10 5 (7.14%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 28 (40.00%) Java
1 28 (40.00%) Python
2 21 (30.00%) PowerShell
3 18 (25.71%) Bash Shell
4 15 (21.43%) SQL
5 11 (15.71%) AWK
6 8 (11.43%) Perl
7 6 (8.57%) PL/SQL
8 5 (7.14%) ANSI SQL
8 5 (7.14%) JavaScript
9 3 (4.29%) C
9 3 (4.29%) C++
9 3 (4.29%) Java 8
9 3 (4.29%) Ruby
10 2 (2.86%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.43%) tcsh
Qualifications
1 10 (14.29%) Degree
2 8 (11.43%) AWS Certification
2 8 (11.43%) LPIC
3 6 (8.57%) Master's Degree
4 3 (4.29%) SANS
5 1 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) GDPR
1 3 (4.29%) HIPAA
1 3 (4.29%) QA
1 3 (4.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 13 (18.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (17.14%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (14.29%) Docker
5 5 (7.14%) Active Directory
6 4 (5.71%) PowerHA
7 3 (4.29%) Apache Flume
7 3 (4.29%) HDFS
8 1 (1.43%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 28 (40.00%) Puppet
2 13 (18.57%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (17.14%) Ansible
4 4 (5.71%) EMC NetWorker
4 4 (5.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (4.29%) HAProxy
5 3 (4.29%) Icinga
5 3 (4.29%) Oozie
6 2 (2.86%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.43%) Linux-HA
7 1 (1.43%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 25 (35.71%) Oracle
2 21 (30.00%) VMware
3 20 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 13 (18.57%) IBM
5 8 (11.43%) Red Hat
6 6 (8.57%) Sybase
7 4 (5.71%) EMC
7 4 (5.71%) F5
8 2 (2.86%) NetApp
9 1 (1.43%) AppDynamics
9 1 (1.43%) New Relic
9 1 (1.43%) OpenText
9 1 (1.43%) WorldPay