Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 104 126
Rank change year-on-year -29 +22 +3
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 16 37 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.63% 1.47% 0.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.25% 2.36% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 7 33 19
Edinburgh median annual salary £37,000 £37,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.33% -31.82% +83.33%
10th Percentile £32,900 £29,000 £43,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £54,250 £61,000
Scotland median annual salary £50,450 £40,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +26.13% -27.27% +23.60%

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 1,277 1,570 1,095
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 49.96% 62.30% 43.85%
Number of salaries quoted 816 941 728
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £29,125 £27,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,075
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%

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 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Shell Script in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 11 (68.75%) Oracle
3 10 (62.50%) Unix
3 10 (62.50%) Linux
4 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database
5 6 (37.50%) Java
5 6 (37.50%) PL/SQL
6 5 (31.25%) Migration
6 5 (31.25%) Apache
6 5 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (31.25%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (25.00%) High Availability
7 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
7 4 (25.00%) AIX
7 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 4 (25.00%) Middleware
8 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
8 3 (18.75%) Finance
8 3 (18.75%) Publishing
8 3 (18.75%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
8 3 (18.75%) Web Services
8 3 (18.75%) JBoss
8 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (18.75%) SLA
8 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
8 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
8 3 (18.75%) Firmware
8 3 (18.75%) Data Guard

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 (31.25%) Apache
2 3 (18.75%) JBoss
3 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 2 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) npm
1 1 (6.25%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) Modbus
2 1 (6.25%) VLAN
2 1 (6.25%) VPN
2 1 (6.25%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database
2 5 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) GitLab
1 1 (6.25%) Gradle
1 1 (6.25%) Grunt
1 1 (6.25%) gulp
1 1 (6.25%) Introscope
1 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.25%) Maven
1 1 (6.25%) Selenium
1 1 (6.25%) SonarQube
1 1 (6.25%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
1 3 (18.75%) Publishing
1 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Administrator
1 6 (37.50%) DBA
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Applications Support
2 3 (18.75%) Applications Support Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Software Build Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Software Deployment Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Middleware
2 3 (18.75%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) 802.1X
3 1 (6.25%) Flash
3 1 (6.25%) Kafka
3 1 (6.25%) LDAP
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (6.25%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.25%) Grid Computing
1 1 (6.25%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (6.25%) PMI
1 1 (6.25%) Replication
1 1 (6.25%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Linux
1 10 (62.50%) Unix
2 4 (25.00%) AIX
3 2 (12.50%) CentOS
3 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Windows
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Migration
1 5 (31.25%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (25.00%) High Availability
3 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (18.75%) Decision-Making
3 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (18.75%) SDLC
3 3 (18.75%) Storage Management
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (12.50%) Deployment Automation
4 2 (12.50%) DevOps
4 2 (12.50%) Metaprogramming
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Optimisation
4 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
5 1 (6.25%) Release Management
5 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) Java
2 6 (37.50%) PL/SQL
3 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
5 2 (12.50%) Jython
5 2 (12.50%) Perl
5 2 (12.50%) Python
6 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
6 1 (6.25%) Groovy
6 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
6 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Firmware
1 3 (18.75%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (12.50%) Docker
2 2 (12.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) NFS
3 1 (6.25%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Data Guard
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (12.50%) Kubernetes
2 2 (12.50%) Tivoli
3 1 (6.25%) Ansible
3 1 (6.25%) CA Wily
3 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
3 2 (12.50%) Ab Initio
3 2 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) CA