Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 133 131 109
Rank change year-on-year -2 -22 +15
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 15 26 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.62% 1.00% 1.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.17% 1.76% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 7 22 16
Edinburgh median annual salary £60,000 £35,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +67.83% -28.50% +18.71%
10th Percentile £36,900 £30,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £40,100 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £36,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year +38.89% -20.88% +7.06%

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,283 1,480 1,182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 53.24% 56.88% 54.07%
Number of salaries quoted 816 960 801
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.76% -8.89% +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Shell Script as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in Edinburgh

Shell Script
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Shell Script in Edinburgh

Shell Script
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Shell Script in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Shell Script in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 14 (93.33%) Linux
2 9 (60.00%) SQL
3 8 (53.33%) Unix
3 8 (53.33%) Finance
4 7 (46.67%) Windows
4 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
5 6 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (40.00%) DevOps
5 6 (40.00%) Perl
5 6 (40.00%) Problem Management
6 5 (33.33%) Degree
6 5 (33.33%) Mathematics
6 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 5 (33.33%) Java
6 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 5 (33.33%) SAN
6 5 (33.33%) Microservices
6 5 (33.33%) Test Strategy
6 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (33.33%) Kubernetes
7 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (26.67%) Fiserv
7 4 (26.67%) Oracle
7 4 (26.67%) PL/SQL
7 4 (26.67%) Apache
7 4 (26.67%) Python
8 3 (20.00%) Validation

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 4 (26.67%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) JBoss
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) SAN
2 3 (20.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (20.00%) VLAN
2 3 (20.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (6.67%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) Modbus
3 1 (6.67%) SMTP
3 1 (6.67%) SSH
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle ODI
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Applications Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) Applications Support
1 4 (26.67%) Applications Support Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) Windows Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) Windows Support Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Administrator
2 2 (13.33%) Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Software Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Software Test Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Test Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Test Automation Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Test Automation Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Test Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) DBA
3 1 (6.67%) Development Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) 802.1X
1 3 (20.00%) Kafka
2 2 (13.33%) LDAP
2 2 (13.33%) Web Services
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Grid Computing
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Linux
2 8 (53.33%) Unix
3 7 (46.67%) Windows
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (13.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) DevOps
1 6 (40.00%) Problem Management
1 6 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 5 (33.33%) Microservices
2 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 5 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (20.00%) High Availability
3 3 (20.00%) Validation
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Analytics
4 2 (13.33%) Compatibility Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Deployment Automation
4 2 (13.33%) Metaprogramming
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Optimisation
4 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
4 2 (13.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) Perl
3 5 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (26.67%) PL/SQL
4 4 (26.67%) Python
5 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
5 1 (6.67%) Bourne shell
5 1 (6.67%) C-shell
5 1 (6.67%) Korn
5 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (13.33%) NFS
2 2 (13.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (6.67%) Firmware
3 1 (6.67%) Samba
3 1 (6.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (6.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 2 (13.33%) Tivoli
3 1 (6.67%) Ansible
3 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (6.67%) Puppet
3 1 (6.67%) vMotion
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Fiserv
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle
3 3 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (13.33%) Ab Initio
4 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.67%) EMC
5 1 (6.67%) IBM
5 1 (6.67%) Sun
5 1 (6.67%) Veritas