Period
to 16 February 2020

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 16 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
UK > England
6 months to
16 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 375 346 316
Rank change year-on-year -29 -30 +7
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 880 1,296 1,674
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.78% 0.93% 1.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.44% 1.69% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 694 950 1,291
England median annual salary £57,124 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.86% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £88,750 £92,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% -

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 61,321 76,911 92,092
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 54.19% 54.97% 55.90%
Number of salaries quoted 51,050 64,188 77,918
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% +5.26%

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 16 February 2020.

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 16 February 2020. 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 -43 421 £65,000 +8.33% 62
South East -10 160 £52,500 - 52
North of England +42 130 £46,500 +9.41% 22
North West +105 102 £45,000 +5.88% 10
South West +16 82 £45,000 -5.26% 13
East of England +42 46 £75,000 +57.89% 8
Midlands 0 40 £37,500 -14.77% 24
West Midlands +2 35 £37,500 -14.77% 15
Yorkshire -25 28 £50,000 +5.26% 10
East Midlands +26 5 £30,000 -22.08% 9
Shell Script
UK

For the 6 months to 16 February 2020, 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.

1 502 (57.05%) Linux
2 397 (45.11%) Python
3 337 (38.30%) SQL
4 323 (36.70%) Unix
5 252 (28.64%) Java
6 250 (28.41%) Agile Software Development
7 249 (28.30%) DevOps
8 237 (26.93%) Finance
9 231 (26.25%) AWS
10 206 (23.41%) Docker
11 204 (23.18%) Oracle
12 203 (23.07%) Windows
13 189 (21.48%) Jenkins
14 164 (18.64%) Ansible
15 149 (16.93%) Git (software)
16 142 (16.14%) Bash Shell
17 140 (15.91%) Puppet
18 138 (15.68%) Red Hat
19 136 (15.45%) Degree
20 135 (15.34%) Perl
21 132 (15.00%) Scrum
22 131 (14.89%) JavaScript
22 131 (14.89%) PowerShell
23 124 (14.09%) SQL Server
24 123 (13.98%) Terraform
25 121 (13.75%) Azure
26 120 (13.64%) Computer Science
27 118 (13.41%) Kubernetes
28 117 (13.30%) Continuous Integration
28 117 (13.30%) Problem-Solving

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 75 (8.52%) Apache
2 51 (5.80%) Tomcat
3 41 (4.66%) Apache Spark
4 30 (3.41%) nginx
5 21 (2.39%) IIS
6 18 (2.05%) Apache Airflow
7 15 (1.70%) SharePoint
8 13 (1.48%) Confluence
9 12 (1.36%) MQSeries
9 12 (1.36%) WebLogic
10 11 (1.25%) WebSphere
11 9 (1.02%) Cloud Foundry
12 8 (0.91%) JBoss
12 8 (0.91%) MS Exchange
13 7 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
14 6 (0.68%) OpenStack
14 6 (0.68%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 6 (0.68%) Skype for Business
15 5 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
15 5 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 21 (2.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (1.70%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.34%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.34%) Sketch
4 3 (0.34%) Zeplin
5 1 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (1.14%) GoldMine
2 9 (1.02%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.68%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (0.57%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 4 (0.45%) Oracle Cash Management
5 4 (0.45%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (0.45%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 2 (0.23%) Oracle BRM
7 1 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.11%) FastStats PeopleStage
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.11%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 231 (26.25%) AWS
2 121 (13.75%) Azure
3 60 (6.82%) AWS CloudFormation
4 57 (6.48%) GCP
5 49 (5.57%) Amazon EC2
6 40 (4.55%) Serverless
7 38 (4.32%) GitHub
8 35 (3.98%) Cloud Computing
8 35 (3.98%) SaaS
9 34 (3.86%) Amazon S3
10 27 (3.07%) PaaS
11 23 (2.61%) IaaS
11 23 (2.61%) Office 365
12 21 (2.39%) Datadog
13 19 (2.16%) AWS Lambda
14 16 (1.82%) Slack
15 14 (1.59%) Power Platform
16 12 (1.36%) Azure Active Directory
17 11 (1.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 11 (1.25%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 78 (8.86%) TCP/IP
2 47 (5.34%) Firewall
3 38 (4.32%) DNS
4 26 (2.95%) BGP
5 24 (2.73%) SAN
5 24 (2.73%) SSL
6 23 (2.61%) VPN
7 22 (2.50%) DHCP
8 20 (2.27%) WAN
9 17 (1.93%) HTTP
10 16 (1.82%) Internet
10 16 (1.82%) LAN
11 8 (0.91%) SSH
11 8 (0.91%) Wireless
12 7 (0.80%) Broadband
12 7 (0.80%) IPv6
12 7 (0.80%) Skype
13 6 (0.68%) MPLS
13 6 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
14 5 (0.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (14.09%) SQL Server
2 84 (9.55%) Big Data
3 83 (9.43%) MySQL
4 65 (7.39%) Relational Database
5 62 (7.05%) Oracle Database
6 60 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
7 56 (6.36%) Apache Hive
8 48 (5.45%) Hadoop
9 46 (5.23%) RDBMS
10 29 (3.30%) Amazon RDS
11 25 (2.84%) Apache Kudu
11 25 (2.84%) Impala
12 24 (2.73%) NoSQL
13 22 (2.50%) DB2
13 22 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
14 21 (2.39%) OLTP
15 20 (2.27%) Presto
16 19 (2.16%) Oracle Database 12c
16 19 (2.16%) SQL Server 2012
17 17 (1.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 189 (21.48%) Jenkins
2 149 (16.93%) Git (software)
3 76 (8.64%) JIRA
4 62 (7.05%) Maven
5 48 (5.45%) JUnit
6 42 (4.77%) Hudson
7 40 (4.55%) Selenium
8 39 (4.43%) Subversion
9 37 (4.20%) Bitbucket
10 33 (3.75%) TeamCity
11 31 (3.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 29 (3.30%) SonarQube
13 28 (3.18%) WebDriver
14 25 (2.84%) Gradle
15 24 (2.73%) GitLab
16 23 (2.61%) CircleCI
16 23 (2.61%) Cucumber
17 20 (2.27%) TestNG
18 19 (2.16%) Sonatype Nexus
18 19 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 237 (26.93%) Finance
2 68 (7.73%) Banking
3 56 (6.36%) Telecoms
4 41 (4.66%) Public Sector
5 38 (4.32%) Marketing
6 32 (3.64%) Electronics
7 29 (3.30%) Manufacturing
8 24 (2.73%) Games
9 20 (2.27%) Front Office
10 18 (2.05%) Back Office
11 16 (1.82%) Retail
12 13 (1.48%) Billing
13 11 (1.25%) Investment Banking
14 6 (0.68%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.57%) Advertising
15 5 (0.57%) Military
15 5 (0.57%) Publishing
16 4 (0.45%) Automotive
16 4 (0.45%) General Ledger
16 4 (0.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 221 (25.11%) Developer
2 117 (13.30%) DevOps Engineer
3 100 (11.36%) Administrator
4 65 (7.39%) Java Developer
5 56 (6.36%) Systems Administrator
6 43 (4.89%) Architect
7 42 (4.77%) Consultant
7 42 (4.77%) Junior
8 41 (4.66%) Cloud Engineer
9 40 (4.55%) Python Developer
10 39 (4.43%) Support Engineer
11 36 (4.09%) Senior Developer
12 34 (3.86%) Applications Support
13 33 (3.75%) DBA
13 33 (3.75%) Linux Administrator
14 32 (3.64%) Analyst
15 31 (3.52%) Data Engineer
16 30 (3.41%) Software Engineer
17 29 (3.30%) Senior DevOps
18 28 (3.18%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (8.07%) .NET
2 65 (7.39%) HTML
2 65 (7.39%) REST
2 65 (7.39%) Web Services
3 62 (7.05%) XML
4 52 (5.91%) JSON
5 50 (5.68%) SOAP
6 47 (5.34%) CSS
7 38 (4.32%) Kafka
8 29 (3.30%) Node.js
9 27 (3.07%) Spring
10 26 (2.95%) RESTful
11 25 (2.84%) AngularJS
12 23 (2.61%) Middleware
13 22 (2.50%) ASP.NET
14 21 (2.39%) RabbitMQ
14 21 (2.39%) React
15 20 (2.27%) HTML5
16 17 (1.93%) J2EE
17 14 (1.59%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 101 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (5.34%) Self-Motivation
3 38 (4.32%) Linux Command Line
4 23 (2.61%) Fixed Income
5 22 (2.50%) Clustering
6 21 (2.39%) Replication
7 19 (2.16%) Management Information System
8 17 (1.93%) Data Centre
8 17 (1.93%) User Experience
9 13 (1.48%) PMI
10 11 (1.25%) Driving Licence
10 11 (1.25%) Hedge funds
10 11 (1.25%) Hybrid Cloud
10 11 (1.25%) Public Cloud
11 10 (1.14%) Mobile App
12 9 (1.02%) Data Structures
12 9 (1.02%) STB
13 8 (0.91%) Algorithms
13 8 (0.91%) Derivative
14 7 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 502 (57.05%) Linux
2 323 (36.70%) Unix
3 203 (23.07%) Windows
4 88 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 73 (8.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 59 (6.70%) CentOS
7 50 (5.68%) Solaris
8 27 (3.07%) Ubuntu
8 27 (3.07%) Windows Server 2012
9 21 (2.39%) Debian
10 18 (2.05%) Apple iOS
11 14 (1.59%) Android
12 13 (1.48%) AIX
13 11 (1.25%) Oracle Linux
14 10 (1.14%) VMS
15 8 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
16 7 (0.80%) Embedded Linux
17 6 (0.68%) Mac OS X
17 6 (0.68%) Windows 7
18 5 (0.57%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 250 (28.41%) Agile Software Development
2 249 (28.30%) DevOps
3 132 (15.00%) Scrum
4 120 (13.64%) Computer Science
5 117 (13.30%) Continuous Integration
5 117 (13.30%) Problem-Solving
6 113 (12.84%) Test Automation
7 90 (10.23%) Configuration Management
8 82 (9.32%) Business Intelligence
9 71 (8.07%) Software Engineering
10 60 (6.82%) Migration
11 59 (6.70%) Performance Tuning
12 51 (5.80%) Data Modelling
12 51 (5.80%) SDLC
13 47 (5.34%) ITIL
14 46 (5.23%) ETL
15 42 (4.77%) Data Science
16 41 (4.66%) Open Source
17 40 (4.55%) Analytics
17 40 (4.55%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 397 (45.11%) Python
2 337 (38.30%) SQL
3 252 (28.64%) Java
4 142 (16.14%) Bash Shell
5 135 (15.34%) Perl
6 131 (14.89%) JavaScript
6 131 (14.89%) PowerShell
7 95 (10.80%) C#
8 84 (9.55%) C++
8 84 (9.55%) PL/SQL
9 74 (8.41%) C
10 56 (6.36%) Ruby
11 39 (4.43%) PHP
12 34 (3.86%) Korn
13 26 (2.95%) Groovy
14 25 (2.84%) Go
15 22 (2.50%) VBScript
16 21 (2.39%) VB
17 17 (1.93%) Java 8
18 16 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 136 (15.45%) Degree
2 73 (8.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 36 (4.09%) Security Cleared
4 26 (2.95%) SC Cleared
5 19 (2.16%) DV Cleared
6 16 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (1.82%) Oracle Certification
7 13 (1.48%) PMI Certification
8 11 (1.25%) MCSA
9 10 (1.14%) RHCE
10 8 (0.91%) OCP
10 8 (0.91%) Sun Certification
11 7 (0.80%) CISSP
11 7 (0.80%) GIAC
12 6 (0.68%) CCNA
12 6 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (0.57%) AWS Certification
13 5 (0.57%) MCSE
14 4 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 3 (0.34%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (8.18%) QA
2 8 (0.91%) Data Quality
3 6 (0.68%) SLA
4 3 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.23%) FINRA
5 2 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (0.23%) NCSC
5 2 (0.23%) NIST
5 2 (0.23%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.23%) RMADS
6 1 (0.11%) GDPR
System Software
1 206 (23.41%) Docker
2 92 (10.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (6.82%) Hyper-V
4 39 (4.43%) VirtualBox
5 36 (4.09%) HDFS
6 34 (3.86%) Active Directory
7 23 (2.61%) Apache Flume
8 15 (1.70%) Virtual Machines
9 10 (1.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 10 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (0.80%) iptables
11 6 (0.68%) KVM
11 6 (0.68%) vSphere
12 5 (0.57%) etcd
12 5 (0.57%) Oracle RAC
12 5 (0.57%) Xen
13 3 (0.34%) LXC
13 3 (0.34%) Postfix
14 2 (0.23%) Ceph
14 2 (0.23%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 164 (18.64%) Ansible
2 140 (15.91%) Puppet
3 123 (13.98%) Terraform
4 118 (13.41%) Kubernetes
5 88 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
6 25 (2.84%) Oozie
7 17 (1.93%) BladeLogic
7 17 (1.93%) Control-M
8 15 (1.70%) Salt
8 15 (1.70%) Tivoli
9 11 (1.25%) Cobbler
9 11 (1.25%) Microsoft Intune
9 11 (1.25%) Packer
10 10 (1.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 8 (0.91%) Data Guard
11 8 (0.91%) Hadoop YARN
11 8 (0.91%) Nagios
12 7 (0.80%) Grafana
12 7 (0.80%) QRadar
13 6 (0.68%) Fluentd
Vendors
1 204 (23.18%) Oracle
2 138 (15.68%) Red Hat
3 112 (12.73%) VMware
4 99 (11.25%) Microsoft
5 39 (4.43%) IBM
6 32 (3.64%) SAP
7 30 (3.41%) Google
8 29 (3.30%) Cisco
9 26 (2.95%) LogicMonitor
10 21 (2.39%) Tableau
11 18 (2.05%) Splunk
11 18 (2.05%) Teradata
12 16 (1.82%) AppDynamics
12 16 (1.82%) Informatica
12 16 (1.82%) Sybase
13 12 (1.36%) Cloudera
13 12 (1.36%) HP
13 12 (1.36%) Perforce
14 11 (1.25%) Citrix
14 11 (1.25%) Remedy