Period
to 22 May 2019

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

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
UK > England
6 months to
22 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 372 328 313
Rank change year-on-year -44 -15 -17
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 1,119 1,610 1,684
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.84% 1.00% 1.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.54% 1.78% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 839 1,207 1,276
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £34,800 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +10.00%

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 England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 72,605 90,506 87,730
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 54.36% 56.30% 55.09%
Number of salaries quoted 59,842 75,958 75,229
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +2.37%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in England

Shell Script
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Shell Script in England

Shell Script
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Shell Script in England over the 6 months to 22 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Shell Script in England

Shell Script
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 22 May 2019. 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
London -38 584 £60,000 -9.43% 17
South East +3 185 £52,000 +9.47% 6
North of England -38 121 £47,500 +2.43% 6
South West +26 95 £42,500 - 2
Midlands -23 83 £47,500 -13.64%
West Midlands +53 66 £47,500 -5.00%
East of England +29 63 £57,500 +13.30% 6
Yorkshire -31 60 £52,500 +10.53% 3
North West -18 59 £38,500 -16.76% 2
East Midlands -48 17 £46,250 -15.91%
North East +11 2 £26,992 -40.02% 1
Shell Script
UK

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 England region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 752 (67.20%) Linux
2 467 (41.73%) Python
2 467 (41.73%) SQL
3 429 (38.34%) Unix
4 380 (33.96%) Amazon AWS
5 363 (32.44%) Oracle
6 357 (31.90%) DevOps
7 333 (29.76%) Java
8 276 (24.66%) Agile Software Development
9 238 (21.27%) Puppet
10 226 (20.20%) Windows
11 216 (19.30%) Finance
12 207 (18.50%) Jenkins
13 206 (18.41%) Ansible
14 189 (16.89%) Docker
14 189 (16.89%) Problem-Solving
15 187 (16.71%) MySQL
16 162 (14.48%) Red Hat
17 160 (14.30%) Perl
17 160 (14.30%) Bash Shell
18 151 (13.49%) Git (software)
19 150 (13.40%) VMware
20 147 (13.14%) PowerShell
21 144 (12.87%) SQL Server
22 139 (12.42%) Degree
23 137 (12.24%) PL/SQL
24 136 (12.15%) Oracle Database
25 135 (12.06%) Opscode Chef
26 132 (11.80%) ITIL
27 131 (11.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 130 (11.62%) Apache
2 79 (7.06%) nginx
3 61 (5.45%) Apache Spark
4 55 (4.92%) Tomcat
5 36 (3.22%) WebLogic
6 29 (2.59%) Confluence
7 21 (1.88%) WebSphere
8 17 (1.52%) IIS
8 17 (1.52%) JBoss
9 11 (0.98%) OpenStack
10 8 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
10 8 (0.71%) MS Exchange
10 8 (0.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 7 (0.63%) WildFly
12 6 (0.54%) SAS
12 6 (0.54%) WordPress
13 5 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
14 4 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
14 4 (0.36%) Oracle Coherence
15 3 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 21 (1.88%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (0.80%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.089%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 8 (0.71%) Magento
2 4 (0.36%) Front Arena
2 4 (0.36%) Oracle Payroll
2 4 (0.36%) Orchestrade
3 3 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.089%) Distributed Ledger
4 1 (0.089%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.089%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.089%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.089%) Odoo
4 1 (0.089%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 380 (33.96%) Amazon AWS
2 129 (11.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 62 (5.54%) Cloud Computing
4 58 (5.18%) Amazon S3
5 57 (5.09%) Amazon EC2
6 55 (4.92%) SaaS
7 45 (4.02%) Serverless
8 43 (3.84%) Google Cloud Platform
9 42 (3.75%) AWS CloudFormation
9 42 (3.75%) AWS Lambda
10 36 (3.22%) GitHub
11 31 (2.77%) Slack
12 30 (2.68%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 28 (2.50%) Amazon SQS
13 28 (2.50%) Datadog
13 28 (2.50%) PaaS
14 27 (2.41%) Office 365
15 21 (1.88%) IaaS
16 16 (1.43%) Azure Active Directory
16 16 (1.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 101 (9.03%) TCP/IP
2 85 (7.60%) Firewall
3 63 (5.63%) DNS
4 34 (3.04%) SAN
5 29 (2.59%) SSL
6 27 (2.41%) HTTP
6 27 (2.41%) VPN
7 25 (2.23%) DHCP
8 23 (2.06%) Network Security
9 21 (1.88%) BGP
10 20 (1.79%) NAS
10 20 (1.79%) WAN
11 18 (1.61%) VLAN
12 15 (1.34%) Cisco ASA
13 12 (1.07%) AMQP
13 12 (1.07%) Internet
13 12 (1.07%) LAN
14 10 (0.89%) Fibre Channel
14 10 (0.89%) SNMP
15 9 (0.80%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 187 (16.71%) MySQL
2 144 (12.87%) SQL Server
3 136 (12.15%) Oracle Database
4 105 (9.38%) PostgreSQL
5 102 (9.12%) Big Data
6 98 (8.76%) Relational Database
7 58 (5.18%) Amazon RDS
8 53 (4.74%) Oracle Database 11g
9 49 (4.38%) Hadoop
9 49 (4.38%) Oracle Database 12c
10 42 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
10 42 (3.75%) MariaDB
10 42 (3.75%) MongoDB
10 42 (3.75%) RDBMS
11 38 (3.40%) NoSQL
12 32 (2.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 30 (2.68%) Apache Hive
13 30 (2.68%) HBase
14 27 (2.41%) Oracle Reports
15 23 (2.06%) Impala
Development Applications
1 207 (18.50%) Jenkins
2 151 (13.49%) Git (software)
3 91 (8.13%) JIRA
4 47 (4.20%) Subversion
5 39 (3.49%) Maven
6 33 (2.95%) Bitbucket
7 32 (2.86%) Selenium
8 27 (2.41%) Cucumber
9 26 (2.32%) Mercurial
10 24 (2.14%) SoapUI
10 24 (2.14%) TeamCity
11 23 (2.06%) ProC
12 22 (1.97%) Gradle
12 22 (1.97%) JUnit
12 22 (1.97%) Oracle Forms
13 18 (1.61%) WebDriver
14 17 (1.52%) Eclipse
15 16 (1.43%) Travis CI
16 15 (1.34%) TestRail
17 14 (1.25%) gulp
General
1 216 (19.30%) Finance
2 79 (7.06%) Banking
3 67 (5.99%) Retail
4 32 (2.86%) Front Office
4 32 (2.86%) Games
4 32 (2.86%) Marketing
5 27 (2.41%) Investment Banking
5 27 (2.41%) Telecoms
6 24 (2.14%) Legal
7 16 (1.43%) Manufacturing
8 15 (1.34%) Law
9 11 (0.98%) Billing
9 11 (0.98%) Electronics
10 10 (0.89%) Advertising
11 7 (0.63%) Back Office
11 7 (0.63%) Military
12 5 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.18%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.089%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.089%) Greek Language
Job Titles
1 242 (21.63%) Developer
2 175 (15.64%) Administrator
3 135 (12.06%) DevOps Engineer
4 114 (10.19%) Systems Administrator
5 90 (8.04%) Analyst
6 86 (7.69%) DBA
7 80 (7.15%) Linux Engineer
8 68 (6.08%) Linux Administrator
9 67 (5.99%) Applications Support
9 67 (5.99%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 66 (5.90%) AWS Engineer
11 62 (5.54%) Systems Engineer
12 57 (5.09%) Support Analyst
13 56 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
14 47 (4.20%) Junior
15 46 (4.11%) Architect
16 45 (4.02%) Java Developer
17 44 (3.93%) Support Engineer
18 43 (3.84%) Python Developer
19 41 (3.66%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (11.44%) Web Services
2 75 (6.70%) JSON
3 71 (6.34%) XML
4 67 (5.99%) LAMP
5 57 (5.09%) Spring
6 55 (4.92%) .NET
7 54 (4.83%) REST
8 50 (4.47%) SOAP
9 45 (4.02%) Node.js
10 43 (3.84%) FIX Protocol
11 41 (3.66%) RESTful
12 37 (3.31%) AngularJS
13 36 (3.22%) J2EE
14 33 (2.95%) CSS
14 33 (2.95%) HTML
14 33 (2.95%) Kafka
15 28 (2.50%) LAPP Stack
16 27 (2.41%) React
17 24 (2.14%) jQuery
17 24 (2.14%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 88 (7.86%) Analytical Skills
2 87 (7.77%) Linux Command Line
3 48 (4.29%) Fintech
4 47 (4.20%) Public Cloud
5 46 (4.11%) Clustering
6 40 (3.57%) Algorithms
7 36 (3.22%) Replication
8 34 (3.04%) Fixed Income
9 32 (2.86%) Data Structures
10 31 (2.77%) Data Centre
10 31 (2.77%) Self-Motivation
11 25 (2.23%) Equities
11 25 (2.23%) Mobile App
12 24 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
13 19 (1.70%) Freedom of Information
13 19 (1.70%) Virtual Team
14 17 (1.52%) Client/Server
14 17 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
15 15 (1.34%) User Experience
15 15 (1.34%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 752 (67.20%) Linux
2 429 (38.34%) Unix
3 226 (20.20%) Windows
4 131 (11.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 126 (11.26%) CentOS
6 81 (7.24%) Ubuntu
7 74 (6.61%) Windows Server
8 73 (6.52%) AIX
9 43 (3.84%) Solaris
10 40 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
11 31 (2.77%) Debian
12 26 (2.32%) Windows Server 2008
13 18 (1.61%) Android
14 16 (1.43%) Windows 10
15 11 (0.98%) Windows 7
16 8 (0.71%) VyOS
17 7 (0.63%) Mac OS X
18 6 (0.54%) Apple iOS
19 5 (0.45%) HPUX
20 4 (0.36%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 357 (31.90%) DevOps
2 276 (24.66%) Agile Software Development
3 189 (16.89%) Problem-Solving
4 132 (11.80%) ITIL
5 131 (11.71%) Continuous Integration
6 119 (10.63%) Computer Science
7 108 (9.65%) Test Automation
8 101 (9.03%) SDLC
9 97 (8.67%) Analytics
10 94 (8.40%) Scrum
11 93 (8.31%) Configuration Management
12 78 (6.97%) Performance Tuning
13 74 (6.61%) Software Engineering
14 66 (5.90%) Task Automation
15 64 (5.72%) Disaster Recovery
16 62 (5.54%) Migration
17 61 (5.45%) Open Source
18 60 (5.36%) Data Science
18 60 (5.36%) Machine Learning
19 54 (4.83%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 467 (41.73%) Python
1 467 (41.73%) SQL
2 333 (29.76%) Java
3 160 (14.30%) Bash Shell
3 160 (14.30%) Perl
4 147 (13.14%) PowerShell
5 137 (12.24%) PL/SQL
6 105 (9.38%) JavaScript
7 104 (9.29%) C++
8 94 (8.40%) Ruby
9 93 (8.31%) C
10 62 (5.54%) C#
11 55 (4.92%) Scala
12 41 (3.66%) Korn
13 40 (3.57%) PHP
14 39 (3.49%) Groovy
15 26 (2.32%) Clojure
16 23 (2.06%) T-SQL
17 19 (1.70%) VB
18 18 (1.61%) AWK
Qualifications
1 139 (12.42%) Degree
2 121 (10.81%) Security Cleared
3 63 (5.63%) Computer Science Degree
4 48 (4.29%) SC Cleared
5 38 (3.40%) Cisco Certification
5 38 (3.40%) RHCE
6 34 (3.04%) CCNA
7 32 (2.86%) Oracle Certification
8 31 (2.77%) DV Cleared
9 25 (2.23%) OCP
10 21 (1.88%) ITIL Certification
11 16 (1.43%) CISSP
11 16 (1.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 11 (0.98%) ISTQB
13 9 (0.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 9 (0.80%) OCA
14 8 (0.71%) CEH
14 8 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
15 7 (0.63%) AWS Certification
15 7 (0.63%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 129 (11.53%) QA
2 31 (2.77%) GDPR
3 22 (1.97%) Data Quality
4 21 (1.88%) SLA
5 20 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 16 (1.43%) HL7
7 12 (1.07%) ISO 22301
7 12 (1.07%) ISO 9000
8 9 (0.80%) PCI DSS
9 8 (0.71%) COBIT
10 6 (0.54%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.089%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.089%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.089%) Solvency II
System Software
1 189 (16.89%) Docker
2 82 (7.33%) Active Directory
3 81 (7.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 52 (4.65%) Hyper-V
5 30 (2.68%) Oracle RAC
6 29 (2.59%) Virtual Machines
7 24 (2.14%) VirtualBox
8 14 (1.25%) Apache Flume
9 13 (1.16%) HDFS
10 12 (1.07%) KVM
11 11 (0.98%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 11 (0.98%) Xen
12 10 (0.89%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 10 (0.89%) iptables
13 9 (0.80%) Ceph
14 8 (0.71%) Btrfs
14 8 (0.71%) DRBD
15 7 (0.63%) NFS
15 7 (0.63%) PowerHA
16 6 (0.54%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 238 (21.27%) Puppet
2 206 (18.41%) Ansible
3 135 (12.06%) Opscode Chef
4 131 (11.71%) Terraform
5 81 (7.24%) Kubernetes
6 36 (3.22%) Data Guard
7 32 (2.86%) Nagios
8 30 (2.68%) Oracle RMAN
9 25 (2.23%) Tivoli
10 24 (2.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 23 (2.06%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
12 21 (1.88%) Red Hat Satellite
13 19 (1.70%) Cobbler
14 18 (1.61%) Oracle ZFS
15 16 (1.43%) Hadoop YARN
16 14 (1.25%) HAProxy
16 14 (1.25%) Prometheus
17 13 (1.16%) Red Hat Spacewalk
18 12 (1.07%) NetBackup
19 11 (0.98%) Oozie
Vendors
1 363 (32.44%) Oracle
2 162 (14.48%) Red Hat
3 150 (13.40%) VMware
4 118 (10.55%) Microsoft
5 59 (5.27%) IBM
6 45 (4.02%) Cisco
7 37 (3.31%) HP
8 32 (2.86%) Sybase
9 22 (1.97%) Cloudera
9 22 (1.97%) SAP
10 20 (1.79%) Informatica
10 20 (1.79%) LogicMonitor
11 19 (1.70%) Google
12 17 (1.52%) Bloomberg
12 17 (1.52%) Fidessa
13 16 (1.43%) EnterpriseDB
13 16 (1.43%) TIBCO
14 15 (1.34%) Perforce
14 15 (1.34%) Teradata
15 14 (1.25%) F5