Period
to 22 September 2021

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 22 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 204 119 198
Rank change year-on-year -85 +79 +61
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 27 18 78
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.52% 0.90% 1.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.17% 1.58% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 60
10th Percentile £43,750 " £37,250
25th Percentile £48,750 £35,428 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £50,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +25.00% -23.08% +18.18%
75th Percentile £76,250 £66,875 £72,500
90th Percentile " £68,750 £77,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +8.70% +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 East of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,298 1,138 3,476
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 43.93% 56.99% 49.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1,270 909 2,589
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
25th Percentile £40,750 £37,847 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £82,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% +5.00%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Shell Script as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Shell Script in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 September 2021.

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 22 September 2021. 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
Cambridgeshire -63 14 £62,500 +8.70% 5
Essex -2 8 - - 2
Hertfordshire -54 4 £66,500 - 3
Norfolk - 2 - -
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2021, 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 26 (96.30%) Linux
2 25 (92.59%) Python
3 19 (70.37%) DevOps
4 17 (62.96%) Problem-Solving
5 15 (55.56%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (44.44%) Unix
7 11 (40.74%) Java
7 11 (40.74%) Git (software)
7 11 (40.74%) Serverless
7 11 (40.74%) Jenkins
8 10 (37.04%) Relational Database
8 10 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
8 10 (37.04%) C
8 10 (37.04%) Risk Management
9 9 (33.33%) DNS
9 9 (33.33%) Software Engineering
9 9 (33.33%) React
10 8 (29.63%) AWS
10 8 (29.63%) Firewall
11 7 (25.93%) Finance
12 6 (22.22%) Change Management
12 6 (22.22%) C++
12 6 (22.22%) Perl
12 6 (22.22%) Oracle
12 6 (22.22%) Bash Shell
12 6 (22.22%) Spring
12 6 (22.22%) Degree
12 6 (22.22%) JIRA

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 5 (18.52%) Apache
1 5 (18.52%) JBoss
1 5 (18.52%) Tomcat
1 5 (18.52%) WebLogic
1 5 (18.52%) WordPress
2 1 (3.70%) Confluence
2 1 (3.70%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (40.74%) Serverless
2 8 (29.63%) AWS
3 5 (18.52%) Azure
3 5 (18.52%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (18.52%) OpenShift
4 3 (11.11%) Microsoft 365
5 1 (3.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (3.70%) Amazon ECS
5 1 (3.70%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (3.70%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (3.70%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) DNS
2 8 (29.63%) Firewall
3 5 (18.52%) Internet
3 5 (18.52%) IPv4
3 5 (18.52%) IPv6
3 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
4 3 (11.11%) LAN
4 3 (11.11%) VPN
4 3 (11.11%) WAN
4 3 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.70%) 2G
5 1 (3.70%) 3G
5 1 (3.70%) 4G
5 1 (3.70%) 5G
5 1 (3.70%) HTTP
5 1 (3.70%) HTTPS
5 1 (3.70%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (55.56%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (37.04%) Relational Database
3 5 (18.52%) MariaDB
3 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.70%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Git (software)
1 11 (40.74%) Jenkins
2 6 (22.22%) JIRA
3 1 (3.70%) Bitbucket
3 1 (3.70%) JUnit
3 1 (3.70%) TestNG
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
4 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
5 2 (7.41%) Electronics
5 2 (7.41%) Marketing
5 2 (7.41%) Public Sector
6 1 (3.70%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Developer
1 10 (37.04%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Platform Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Analyst Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Linux Scripter
3 5 (18.52%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 5 (18.52%) Pricing Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Pricing Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Python Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Site Reliability Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) IT Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Python/Django Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) React
2 6 (22.22%) Spring
2 6 (22.22%) Spring Boot
3 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
3 5 (18.52%) Java EE
3 5 (18.52%) LAMP
3 5 (18.52%) LAPP Stack
3 5 (18.52%) REST
3 5 (18.52%) Velocity
4 4 (14.81%) CSS
4 4 (14.81%) Django
4 4 (14.81%) Flask
4 4 (14.81%) HTML
4 4 (14.81%) HTML5
4 4 (14.81%) SQLAlchemy
5 2 (7.41%) RESTful
6 1 (3.70%) JSON
6 1 (3.70%) Node.js
6 1 (3.70%) Regular Expression
6 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (18.52%) Cloud Native
2 5 (18.52%) Data Centre
2 5 (18.52%) Management Information System
2 5 (18.52%) User Experience
2 5 (18.52%) Virtual Team
3 4 (14.81%) NHS
4 1 (3.70%) Device Driver
4 1 (3.70%) Smart Energy
4 1 (3.70%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 26 (96.30%) Linux
2 12 (44.44%) Unix
3 5 (18.52%) CentOS
3 5 (18.52%) Fedora
4 3 (11.11%) Windows
4 3 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.70%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) DevOps
2 17 (62.96%) Problem-Solving
3 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (37.04%) Risk Management
5 9 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 6 (22.22%) Change Management
6 6 (22.22%) Computer Science
6 6 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (18.52%) Capacity Management
7 5 (18.52%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (18.52%) Data Modelling
7 5 (18.52%) DevSecOps
7 5 (18.52%) Machine Learning
7 5 (18.52%) Microservices
7 5 (18.52%) OO
7 5 (18.52%) Scrum
7 5 (18.52%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (18.52%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 25 (92.59%) Python
2 11 (40.74%) Java
3 10 (37.04%) C
3 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
4 6 (22.22%) Bash Shell
4 6 (22.22%) C++
4 6 (22.22%) Perl
5 5 (18.52%) C#
5 5 (18.52%) C-shell
5 5 (18.52%) R
6 4 (14.81%) ES6
7 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
8 2 (7.41%) SQL
9 1 (3.70%) Go
9 1 (3.70%) Groovy
9 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Docker
2 1 (3.70%) VirtualBox
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Ansible
1 5 (18.52%) HAProxy
1 5 (18.52%) Icinga
1 5 (18.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle
2 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
3 3 (11.11%) Apple
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.41%) SAP
5 1 (3.70%) Atlassian
5 1 (3.70%) Informatica
5 1 (3.70%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.70%) Talend
5 1 (3.70%) VMware