Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 110 122
Rank change year-on-year -11 +12 -11
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 31 29 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.14% 1.24% 1.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.91% 2.51% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 27 20 14
Edinburgh median annual salary £35,500 £55,000 £28,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.45% +94.69% -24.67%
10th Percentile £30,000 £48,375 £21,818
90th Percentile £42,400 £57,875 £48,375
Scotland median annual salary £37,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -25.00% +17.65% +6.25%

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 1627 1156 1312
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 60.08% 49.59% 42.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1025 808 862
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,125
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +9.42% +2.81%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £59,650
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

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 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Shell Script in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Shell Script also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 19 (61.29%) Oracle
1 19 (61.29%) Unix
1 19 (61.29%) Linux
2 18 (58.06%) SQL
3 17 (54.84%) Oracle Database
4 16 (51.61%) JBoss
5 15 (48.39%) Java
6 13 (41.94%) Apache
7 10 (32.26%) Windows
7 10 (32.26%) Web Services
8 8 (25.81%) Red Hat
8 8 (25.81%) Nagios
8 8 (25.81%) CentOS
8 8 (25.81%) SmokePing
9 7 (22.58%) Windows Server
9 7 (22.58%) Cacti
9 7 (22.58%) DNS
9 7 (22.58%) Debian
9 7 (22.58%) Perl
9 7 (22.58%) DHCP
10 6 (19.35%) SMS
11 5 (16.13%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 5 (16.13%) Data Centre
11 5 (16.13%) Work Breakdown Structure
11 5 (16.13%) Tomcat
11 5 (16.13%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (16.13%) GPRS
11 5 (16.13%) PL/SQL
11 5 (16.13%) Risk Management
11 5 (16.13%) Telecoms

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 16 (51.61%) JBoss
2 13 (41.94%) Apache
3 5 (16.13%) Tomcat
4 4 (12.90%) WebLogic
5 3 (9.68%) IIS
6 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
6 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.23%) npm
3 1 (3.23%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) DHCP
1 7 (22.58%) DNS
2 6 (19.35%) SMS
3 5 (16.13%) GPRS
4 3 (9.68%) VPN
5 2 (6.45%) Network Security
5 2 (6.45%) OSPF
6 1 (3.23%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (3.23%) HTTP
6 1 (3.23%) HTTPS
6 1 (3.23%) IPsec
6 1 (3.23%) LAN
6 1 (3.23%) RIP
6 1 (3.23%) SSL
6 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.23%) VLAN
6 1 (3.23%) VoIP
6 1 (3.23%) WAN
6 1 (3.23%) Wireless
6 1 (3.23%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (54.84%) Oracle Database
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle9i Database
3 4 (12.90%) RDBMS
3 4 (12.90%) Relational Database
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.23%) GitLab
2 1 (3.23%) Gradle
2 1 (3.23%) Grunt
2 1 (3.23%) gulp
2 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.23%) Maven
2 1 (3.23%) Selenium
2 1 (3.23%) SonarQube
2 1 (3.23%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) Linux Engineer
1 7 (22.58%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (16.13%) Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Applications Support
3 5 (16.13%) Applications Support Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Support Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) DBA
4 4 (12.90%) Oracle DBA
5 3 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Research Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior DevOps
5 3 (9.68%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Support Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) AWS DevOps
6 2 (6.45%) Azure DevOps
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Malware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) Web Services
2 3 (9.68%) .NET
3 2 (6.45%) CGI
4 1 (3.23%) Java EE
4 1 (3.23%) Middleware
4 1 (3.23%) RESTful
4 1 (3.23%) SailPoint
4 1 (3.23%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.90%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.45%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 19 (61.29%) Linux
1 19 (61.29%) Unix
2 10 (32.26%) Windows
3 8 (25.81%) CentOS
4 7 (22.58%) Debian
4 7 (22.58%) Windows Server
5 3 (9.68%) Mac OS
5 3 (9.68%) Ubuntu
6 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.23%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) Incident Management
1 5 (16.13%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 5 (16.13%) Problem Management
1 5 (16.13%) Risk Management
1 5 (16.13%) Root Cause Analysis
1 5 (16.13%) Work Breakdown Structure
2 4 (12.90%) High Availability
2 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Management
2 4 (12.90%) Security Management
3 3 (9.68%) Computer Security
3 3 (9.68%) DevOps
3 3 (9.68%) Pattern Recognition
3 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (3.23%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (3.23%) Information Security
4 1 (3.23%) Network Architecture
4 1 (3.23%) Network Management
4 1 (3.23%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) SQL
2 15 (48.39%) Java
3 7 (22.58%) Perl
4 5 (16.13%) Bash Shell
4 5 (16.13%) PL/SQL
5 4 (12.90%) PHP
5 4 (12.90%) Python
6 3 (9.68%) AppleScript
6 3 (9.68%) Objective-C
7 1 (3.23%) Groovy
7 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.23%) Jython
7 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) AWS Certification
1 3 (9.68%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
1 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.23%) Docker
2 1 (3.23%) KVM
2 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (25.81%) Nagios
1 8 (25.81%) SmokePing
2 7 (22.58%) Cacti
3 4 (12.90%) Data Guard
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (3.23%) Graphite
4 1 (3.23%) Icinga
4 1 (3.23%) Kubernetes
4 1 (3.23%) Linux-HA
4 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (61.29%) Oracle
2 8 (25.81%) Red Hat
3 5 (16.13%) Remedy
4 4 (12.90%) VMware
5 2 (6.45%) Twitter
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco
6 1 (3.23%) HP
6 1 (3.23%) IBM