Period
to 23 November 2017

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

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 269 313 270
Rank change year-on-year +44 -43 -15
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 2115 1843 2490
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.25% 1.03% 1.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.26% 1.94% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1482 1447 1976
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +2.04%

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 93459 95015 106614
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.37% 53.04% 52.11%
Number of salaries quoted 77564 82649 92082
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,500 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% +2.27%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 +63 1149 £62,500 +4.17% 65
South East +40 348 £50,000 - 27
North of England +28 292 £52,500 +23.53% 17
North West +10 154 £55,000 +22.22% 9
East of England -20 132 £40,000 -20.00% 11
Yorkshire +45 131 £47,500 +11.76% 5
South West +41 122 £55,000 +10.00% 5
Midlands -59 72 £50,000 - 5
West Midlands -8 45 £43,750 -28.57% 4
East Midlands -30 27 £50,000 +16.38% 1
North East +2 7 £34,500 +0.73% 3
Shell Script
UK

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

1 1311 (61.99%) Linux
2 1031 (48.75%) Java
3 893 (42.22%) Unix
4 891 (42.13%) SQL
5 876 (41.42%) Finance
6 785 (37.12%) Python
7 661 (31.25%) Oracle
8 635 (30.02%) Agile Software Development
9 507 (23.97%) Banking
10 492 (23.26%) Windows
11 485 (22.93%) DevOps
12 380 (17.97%) Amazon AWS
13 363 (17.16%) Puppet
14 346 (16.36%) Investment Banking
15 343 (16.22%) Wealth Management
16 338 (15.98%) Asset Management
17 333 (15.74%) Bash Shell
18 322 (15.22%) Degree
19 318 (15.04%) SQL Server
20 315 (14.89%) Retail Banking
21 313 (14.80%) C++
22 311 (14.70%) Analytical Skills
23 310 (14.66%) Opscode Chef
24 306 (14.47%) Apache
25 305 (14.42%) Ansible
26 291 (13.76%) Tomcat
27 274 (12.96%) Perl
28 263 (12.43%) SDLC
29 257 (12.15%) Jenkins
30 254 (12.01%) Web Services

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
1 306 (14.47%) Apache
2 291 (13.76%) Tomcat
3 138 (6.52%) WebSphere
4 106 (5.01%) nginx
4 106 (5.01%) WebLogic
5 99 (4.68%) Confluence
6 96 (4.54%) OpenStack
7 91 (4.30%) JBoss
8 73 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
9 67 (3.17%) Apache Spark
10 54 (2.55%) Cloud Foundry
11 51 (2.41%) CloudStack
12 46 (2.17%) DataSynapse
12 46 (2.17%) IIS
13 43 (2.03%) SharePoint
14 23 (1.09%) SAS
15 22 (1.04%) WebSphere Application Server
16 21 (0.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 18 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
17 18 (0.85%) Jetty
Applications
1 64 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
2 27 (1.28%) Microsoft Excel
3 18 (0.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 12 (0.57%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.14%) Doxygen
6 3 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.095%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.095%) InDesign
7 2 (0.095%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.047%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.047%) Mathematica
8 1 (0.047%) Weka
Business Applications
1 34 (1.61%) Oracle EBS
2 24 (1.13%) Remedy ITSM
3 16 (0.76%) BusinessWorks
4 15 (0.71%) RMDS
5 14 (0.66%) Unica
6 12 (0.57%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
7 11 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
8 10 (0.47%) Oracle HRMS
9 8 (0.38%) Global One
10 6 (0.28%) Temenos T24
11 5 (0.24%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 5 (0.24%) ResourceLink
12 4 (0.19%) Kondor
12 4 (0.19%) Magento
12 4 (0.19%) SAP SRM
13 3 (0.14%) Oracle 11i
14 2 (0.095%) Oracle Applications
14 2 (0.095%) Oracle Financials
14 2 (0.095%) osCommerce
14 2 (0.095%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 380 (17.97%) Amazon AWS
2 172 (8.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 67 (3.17%) GitHub
4 66 (3.12%) PaaS
5 63 (2.98%) Google Cloud Platform
6 52 (2.46%) SaaS
7 49 (2.32%) npm
8 38 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
9 35 (1.65%) Amazon EC2
10 30 (1.42%) Amazon S3
11 17 (0.80%) Azure Active Directory
11 17 (0.80%) IaaS
12 11 (0.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 10 (0.47%) OpenShift
14 9 (0.43%) Office 365
15 7 (0.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 7 (0.33%) Amazon ELB
15 7 (0.33%) Amazon SQS
15 7 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
15 7 (0.33%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 179 (8.46%) TCP/IP
2 136 (6.43%) HTTP
3 135 (6.38%) DNS
4 127 (6.00%) Firewall
5 120 (5.67%) SAN
6 101 (4.78%) LDAP
7 88 (4.16%) SSL
8 69 (3.26%) VPN
9 53 (2.51%) DHCP
10 44 (2.08%) SMTP
11 42 (1.99%) Internet
11 42 (1.99%) Reverse Proxy
12 36 (1.70%) LAN
13 35 (1.65%) WAN
14 30 (1.42%) IPsec
15 25 (1.18%) FTP
16 24 (1.13%) SNMP
16 24 (1.13%) SSH
17 21 (0.99%) NAS
18 20 (0.95%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 318 (15.04%) SQL Server
2 204 (9.65%) MySQL
3 189 (8.94%) Oracle Database
4 158 (7.47%) Relational Database
5 114 (5.39%) Big Data
6 109 (5.15%) Data Warehouse
7 107 (5.06%) PostgreSQL
8 99 (4.68%) Hadoop
9 89 (4.21%) RDBMS
10 86 (4.07%) Oracle Database 11g
11 85 (4.02%) NoSQL
12 78 (3.69%) Oracle Database 12c
13 64 (3.03%) MongoDB
14 55 (2.60%) Data Mining
15 41 (1.94%) BusinessObjects
16 32 (1.51%) Oracle Reports
17 30 (1.42%) Apache Hive
17 30 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 28 (1.32%) HBase
19 27 (1.28%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 257 (12.15%) Jenkins
2 205 (9.69%) Maven
3 203 (9.60%) Git (software)
4 196 (9.27%) JIRA
5 159 (7.52%) TeamCity
6 147 (6.95%) Subversion
7 146 (6.90%) JUnit
8 91 (4.30%) Gradle
9 57 (2.70%) JMeter
9 57 (2.70%) Selenium
10 53 (2.51%) GCC
11 52 (2.46%) gulp
12 50 (2.36%) Ant
13 46 (2.17%) Cucumber
14 34 (1.61%) Eclipse
14 34 (1.61%) SoapUI
15 33 (1.56%) Visual Studio
16 32 (1.51%) WebDriver
17 31 (1.47%) Toad
18 30 (1.42%) IBM UrbanCode
General
1 876 (41.42%) Finance
2 507 (23.97%) Banking
3 346 (16.36%) Investment Banking
4 315 (14.89%) Retail Banking
5 145 (6.86%) Front Office
5 145 (6.86%) Telecoms
6 133 (6.29%) Marketing
7 126 (5.96%) Manufacturing
8 105 (4.96%) Electronics
9 88 (4.16%) Retail
10 38 (1.80%) Financial Institution
11 27 (1.28%) Back Office
11 27 (1.28%) Legal
12 24 (1.13%) Digital Economy
13 22 (1.04%) Games
14 10 (0.47%) Publishing
15 9 (0.43%) Advertising
15 9 (0.43%) Law
16 8 (0.38%) Automotive
17 4 (0.19%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 433 (20.47%) Developer
2 257 (12.15%) DevOps Engineer
3 199 (9.41%) Administrator
4 192 (9.08%) Analyst
5 160 (7.57%) Applications Support
6 154 (7.28%) Java Developer
7 150 (7.09%) Senior Developer
8 131 (6.19%) Support Engineer
9 126 (5.96%) Linux Engineer
10 109 (5.15%) Linux Administrator
11 100 (4.73%) Architect
12 97 (4.59%) Systems Administrator
13 96 (4.54%) DBA
14 88 (4.16%) Software Engineer
15 82 (3.88%) Applications Engineer
15 82 (3.88%) Support Analyst
16 80 (3.78%) Applications Support Engineer
17 79 (3.74%) Linux Systems Administrator
18 78 (3.69%) Oracle DBA
19 77 (3.64%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 254 (12.01%) Web Services
2 174 (8.23%) XML
3 151 (7.14%) .NET
3 151 (7.14%) Spring
4 139 (6.57%) Middleware
5 120 (5.67%) SOAP
6 110 (5.20%) AngularJS
6 110 (5.20%) HTML
7 108 (5.11%) REST
7 108 (5.11%) RESTful
8 105 (4.96%) J2EE
9 76 (3.59%) JSON
10 67 (3.17%) Node.js
11 58 (2.74%) RabbitMQ
12 57 (2.70%) HTML5
12 57 (2.70%) JPA
13 56 (2.65%) CSS
14 55 (2.60%) LAMP
15 53 (2.51%) Hibernate
16 49 (2.32%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 311 (14.70%) Analytical Skills
2 223 (10.54%) Computer Science
3 133 (6.29%) Derivative
4 117 (5.53%) Linux Command Line
5 85 (4.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 83 (3.92%) Clustering
6 83 (3.92%) Equities
7 80 (3.78%) Fintech
8 78 (3.69%) User Experience
9 71 (3.36%) Algorithms
10 66 (3.12%) Public Cloud
11 60 (2.84%) Enterprise Software
12 57 (2.70%) Mobile App
13 47 (2.22%) Market Risk
14 46 (2.17%) Data Centre
14 46 (2.17%) Exotic Derivative
15 44 (2.08%) Equity Derivative
16 39 (1.84%) Client/Server
17 36 (1.70%) Data Structures
17 36 (1.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1311 (61.99%) Linux
2 893 (42.22%) Unix
3 492 (23.26%) Windows
4 202 (9.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 178 (8.42%) Windows Server
6 123 (5.82%) Solaris
7 79 (3.74%) CentOS
8 65 (3.07%) Ubuntu
9 60 (2.84%) AIX
10 38 (1.80%) HPUX
11 34 (1.61%) Debian
12 28 (1.32%) Oracle Linux
13 27 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
13 27 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
14 13 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
15 12 (0.57%) Fedora
16 11 (0.52%) VMS
17 9 (0.43%) SUSE
18 8 (0.38%) Windows 10
19 7 (0.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 635 (30.02%) Agile Software Development
2 485 (22.93%) DevOps
3 343 (16.22%) Wealth Management
4 338 (15.98%) Asset Management
5 263 (12.43%) SDLC
6 243 (11.49%) Open Source
7 238 (11.25%) Continuous Integration
8 224 (10.59%) ITIL
9 221 (10.45%) Configuration Management
10 192 (9.08%) OO
11 185 (8.75%) Business Intelligence
12 177 (8.37%) Scrum
13 155 (7.33%) Risk Management
14 146 (6.90%) Software Engineering
15 140 (6.62%) Test Automation
16 134 (6.34%) Root Cause Analysis
17 130 (6.15%) Performance Tuning
18 123 (5.82%) OOD
18 123 (5.82%) Project Management
19 122 (5.77%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1031 (48.75%) Java
2 891 (42.13%) SQL
3 785 (37.12%) Python
4 333 (15.74%) Bash Shell
5 313 (14.80%) C++
6 274 (12.96%) Perl
7 250 (11.82%) PL/SQL
8 239 (11.30%) Ruby
9 215 (10.17%) JavaScript
10 207 (9.79%) PowerShell
11 169 (7.99%) C#
12 132 (6.24%) C
13 99 (4.68%) PHP
14 86 (4.07%) Go
15 80 (3.78%) Groovy
16 50 (2.36%) Korn
17 46 (2.17%) Scala
17 46 (2.17%) VB
18 39 (1.84%) T-SQL
19 22 (1.04%) Jython
Qualifications
1 322 (15.22%) Degree
2 147 (6.95%) Computer Science Degree
3 97 (4.59%) Security Cleared
4 80 (3.78%) SC Cleared
5 34 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
6 33 (1.56%) PhD
7 32 (1.51%) ISTQB
8 28 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
9 27 (1.28%) Oracle Certification
10 26 (1.23%) CCNA
11 25 (1.18%) RHCE
12 24 (1.13%) DV Cleared
13 22 (1.04%) OCP
14 20 (0.95%) RHCSA
15 13 (0.61%) CCNP
15 13 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
16 10 (0.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 9 (0.43%) PMI Certification
17 9 (0.43%) PMP
18 8 (0.38%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 150 (7.09%) QA
2 39 (1.84%) SLA
3 12 (0.57%) ISO 9001
3 12 (0.57%) RosettaNet
4 10 (0.47%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.33%) GPG13
7 6 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.19%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.19%) Solvency II
9 3 (0.14%) ECSS
9 3 (0.14%) ISO 22301
10 2 (0.095%) PMO
10 2 (0.095%) RMADS
11 1 (0.047%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.047%) GDPR
11 1 (0.047%) IASME
11 1 (0.047%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 166 (7.85%) Docker
2 151 (7.14%) Active Directory
3 127 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 86 (4.07%) Virtual Machines
5 73 (3.45%) vSphere
6 53 (2.51%) XenServer
7 52 (2.46%) Xen
8 41 (1.94%) Samba
9 40 (1.89%) iptables
10 33 (1.56%) Hyper-V
11 28 (1.32%) KVM
12 25 (1.18%) Oracle RAC
13 23 (1.09%) NFS
14 17 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
15 9 (0.43%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
16 8 (0.38%) Apache Flume
16 8 (0.38%) HDFS
17 7 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 7 (0.33%) Virtual Servers
17 7 (0.33%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 363 (17.16%) Puppet
2 310 (14.66%) Opscode Chef
3 305 (14.42%) Ansible
4 117 (5.53%) Kubernetes
5 82 (3.88%) Tivoli
6 80 (3.78%) Cobbler
7 62 (2.93%) Terraform
8 57 (2.70%) Nagios
9 47 (2.22%) Data Guard
10 44 (2.08%) Oracle RMAN
11 40 (1.89%) Salt
12 27 (1.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 22 (1.04%) Mesos
14 20 (0.95%) Control-M
15 19 (0.90%) Oracle ZFS
16 18 (0.85%) Consul
16 18 (0.85%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
17 16 (0.76%) Packer
18 15 (0.71%) Docker Swarm
18 15 (0.71%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 661 (31.25%) Oracle
2 235 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 215 (10.17%) Microsoft
4 196 (9.27%) VMware
5 127 (6.00%) SAP
6 103 (4.87%) Splunk
7 91 (4.30%) IBM
8 87 (4.11%) Sun
9 73 (3.45%) Google
10 70 (3.31%) HP
11 69 (3.26%) Sybase
12 67 (3.17%) Cisco
13 64 (3.03%) EnterpriseDB
14 56 (2.65%) AppDynamics
15 50 (2.36%) Informatica
16 45 (2.13%) TIBCO
17 29 (1.37%) Bloomberg
18 28 (1.32%) Murex
18 28 (1.32%) Remedy
19 27 (1.28%) Hitachi