Period
to 23 October 2018

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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 140 120 110
Rank change year-on-year -20 -10 +21
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 14 32 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.55% 1.18% 1.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.06% 1.93% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 8 28 15
Edinburgh median annual salary £52,500 £35,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +48.94% -35.91% +49.66%
10th Percentile £36,925 £30,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £42,175 £59,750
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% -31.82% +29.99%

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 1,323 1,656 1,060
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 52.21% 61.15% 46.37%
Number of salaries quoted 823 1,019 732
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £29,250 £28,000 £28,275
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 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Shell Script in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 8 (57.14%) Unix
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) Java
3 6 (42.86%) Oracle
3 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 6 (42.86%) DevOps
3 6 (42.86%) Kubernetes
4 5 (35.71%) Microservices
4 5 (35.71%) Test Strategy
4 5 (35.71%) Degree
4 5 (35.71%) Mathematics
4 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
4 5 (35.71%) Apache
4 5 (35.71%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (35.71%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
6 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (21.43%) Wireshark
6 3 (21.43%) VLAN
6 3 (21.43%) WebSphere
6 3 (21.43%) High Availability
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (21.43%) Kafka
6 3 (21.43%) 802.1X
6 3 (21.43%) Finance
6 3 (21.43%) 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 5 (35.71%) Apache
2 3 (21.43%) WebSphere
3 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 2 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (7.14%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) npm
1 1 (7.14%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Ethernet
1 3 (21.43%) VLAN
1 3 (21.43%) Wireshark
2 2 (14.29%) HTTP
3 1 (7.14%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) Modbus
3 1 (7.14%) SAN
3 1 (7.14%) SMTP
3 1 (7.14%) SSH
3 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) GitLab
1 1 (7.14%) Gradle
1 1 (7.14%) Grunt
1 1 (7.14%) gulp
1 1 (7.14%) Introscope
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.14%) Maven
1 1 (7.14%) Selenium
1 1 (7.14%) SonarQube
1 1 (7.14%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) DBA
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Software Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Test Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Test Automation Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Software Build Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Deployment Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) 802.1X
1 3 (21.43%) Kafka
2 2 (14.29%) LDAP
2 2 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) Middleware
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (7.14%) RESTful
3 1 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
2 3 (21.43%) Grid Computing
3 1 (7.14%) Clustering
3 1 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (7.14%) PMI
3 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 8 (57.14%) Unix
3 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (21.43%) Windows
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.14%) AIX
4 1 (7.14%) CentOS
4 1 (7.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) DevOps
1 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 5 (35.71%) Mathematics
2 5 (35.71%) Microservices
2 5 (35.71%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (35.71%) Test Strategy
3 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Decision-Making
4 3 (21.43%) High Availability
4 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (21.43%) Validation
5 2 (14.29%) Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) Compatibility Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (14.29%) Deployment Automation
5 2 (14.29%) Metaprogramming
5 2 (14.29%) Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Performance Optimisation
5 2 (14.29%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Java
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
3 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
4 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 2 (14.29%) Jython
4 2 (14.29%) Perl
4 2 (14.29%) Python
5 1 (7.14%) Bourne shell
5 1 (7.14%) C-shell
5 1 (7.14%) Groovy
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.14%) Korn
5 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Firmware
2 2 (14.29%) NFS
2 2 (14.29%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) Docker
3 1 (7.14%) Samba
3 1 (7.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (7.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Kubernetes
2 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (14.29%) Tivoli
3 1 (7.14%) Ansible
3 1 (7.14%) CA Wily
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (7.14%) Puppet
3 1 (7.14%) vMotion
3 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
3 2 (14.29%) Ab Initio
3 2 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) CA
4 1 (7.14%) EMC
4 1 (7.14%) IBM
4 1 (7.14%) Sun
4 1 (7.14%) Veritas