Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
UK > England
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 399 322 275
Rank change year-on-year -77 -47 +41
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 965 1,571 2,167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.75% 1.02% 1.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.39% 1.82% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 701 1,123 1,485
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £82,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

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 69,231 86,184 91,359
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 53.52% 55.89% 55.37%
Number of salaries quoted 57,076 72,115 75,611
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +2.04% +3.16%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £86,750 £82,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -81 464 £65,000 +8.33% 71
South East -78 134 £52,000 +4.00% 34
North of England -34 130 £42,500 -12.82% 29
South West +12 100 £42,500 -10.53% 13
North West +45 88 £40,500 -12.43% 20
East of England +50 78 £65,000 +18.18% 17
Midlands +23 54 £43,000 -12.69% 11
West Midlands +33 38 £41,000 -6.51% 7
Yorkshire -73 34 £50,000 - 6
East Midlands +9 16 £47,500 -9.09% 4
North East +11 8 £42,885 -9.72% 3
Shell Script
UK

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 578 (59.90%) Linux
2 423 (43.83%) Python
3 358 (37.10%) AWS
4 357 (36.99%) SQL
5 342 (35.44%) Java
6 319 (33.06%) DevOps
7 315 (32.64%) Unix
8 305 (31.61%) Agile Software Development
9 228 (23.63%) Oracle
10 223 (23.11%) Ansible
11 221 (22.90%) Windows
12 211 (21.87%) Jenkins
13 204 (21.14%) Docker
14 199 (20.62%) Puppet
15 194 (20.10%) Finance
16 180 (18.65%) Bash Shell
17 177 (18.34%) Azure
18 165 (17.10%) PowerShell
19 158 (16.37%) Opscode Chef
20 154 (15.96%) Terraform
21 137 (14.20%) JavaScript
22 134 (13.89%) Perl
23 133 (13.78%) QA
24 130 (13.47%) Red Hat
25 128 (13.26%) Kubernetes
26 127 (13.16%) Scrum
27 125 (12.95%) Git (software)
28 119 (12.33%) Degree
29 118 (12.23%) Problem-Solving
30 115 (11.92%) Test Automation

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 80 (8.29%) Apache
2 48 (4.97%) Apache Spark
3 47 (4.87%) Tomcat
4 40 (4.15%) nginx
5 24 (2.49%) JBoss
6 18 (1.87%) Elasticsearch
6 18 (1.87%) WebLogic
7 17 (1.76%) WebSphere
8 16 (1.66%) Apache Airflow
8 16 (1.66%) Confluence
9 12 (1.24%) IIS
10 11 (1.14%) Cloud Foundry
10 11 (1.14%) OpenStack
10 11 (1.14%) WordPress
11 10 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
11 10 (1.04%) SharePoint
12 4 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (0.41%) Zimbra
13 3 (0.31%) GlassFish
13 3 (0.31%) Jupyter
Applications
1 7 (0.73%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.31%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.10%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.10%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.41%) Front Arena
1 4 (0.41%) Magento
1 4 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (0.41%) Orchestrade
2 2 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.21%) Summit
3 1 (0.10%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.10%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.10%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.10%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 358 (37.10%) AWS
2 177 (18.34%) Azure
3 70 (7.25%) GCP
4 69 (7.15%) SaaS
5 67 (6.94%) Amazon EC2
6 60 (6.22%) AWS CloudFormation
7 50 (5.18%) Amazon S3
8 42 (4.35%) GitHub
9 34 (3.52%) Serverless
10 28 (2.90%) AWS Lambda
10 28 (2.90%) Datadog
11 25 (2.59%) Office 365
12 24 (2.49%) Amazon SQS
12 24 (2.49%) Cloud Computing
13 22 (2.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 21 (2.18%) PaaS
15 19 (1.97%) Slack
16 18 (1.87%) Sumo Logic
17 16 (1.66%) IaaS
17 16 (1.66%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 96 (9.95%) TCP/IP
2 58 (6.01%) DNS
3 55 (5.70%) Firewall
4 43 (4.46%) SAN
5 39 (4.04%) DHCP
5 39 (4.04%) WAN
6 23 (2.38%) VPN
7 20 (2.07%) BGP
8 18 (1.87%) SSL
9 17 (1.76%) NAS
10 14 (1.45%) Fibre Channel
11 13 (1.35%) LAN
11 13 (1.35%) Network Security
12 11 (1.14%) Internet
12 11 (1.14%) Wireless
13 10 (1.04%) VLAN
14 9 (0.93%) Cisco ASA
15 8 (0.83%) HTTP
15 8 (0.83%) Radio Access Network
15 8 (0.83%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (9.53%) SQL Server
2 87 (9.02%) Big Data
3 83 (8.60%) Relational Database
4 81 (8.39%) MySQL
5 74 (7.67%) Oracle Database
6 66 (6.84%) Amazon RDS
7 53 (5.49%) Hadoop
8 43 (4.46%) Data Warehouse
8 43 (4.46%) PostgreSQL
9 35 (3.63%) RDBMS
10 34 (3.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 33 (3.42%) Apache Hive
12 26 (2.69%) MongoDB
13 19 (1.97%) DB2
13 19 (1.97%) Oracle Database 11g
14 18 (1.87%) Blockchain
14 18 (1.87%) HBase
14 18 (1.87%) NoSQL
15 17 (1.76%) Impala
15 17 (1.76%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 211 (21.87%) Jenkins
2 125 (12.95%) Git (software)
3 83 (8.60%) JIRA
4 68 (7.05%) Maven
5 56 (5.80%) Selenium
6 44 (4.56%) TeamCity
7 39 (4.04%) Cucumber
8 36 (3.73%) JUnit
9 33 (3.42%) Hudson
10 31 (3.21%) SoapUI
10 31 (3.21%) WebDriver
11 30 (3.11%) Subversion
12 28 (2.90%) Sonatype Nexus
13 27 (2.80%) Gradle
13 27 (2.80%) SpecFlow
14 20 (2.07%) Bitbucket
14 20 (2.07%) CircleCI
14 20 (2.07%) Octopus Deploy
14 20 (2.07%) SonarQube
15 19 (1.97%) Oracle Forms
General
1 194 (20.10%) Finance
2 69 (7.15%) Banking
3 40 (4.15%) Telecoms
4 38 (3.94%) Retail
5 32 (3.32%) Games
6 29 (3.01%) Front Office
7 28 (2.90%) Marketing
8 21 (2.18%) Investment Banking
8 21 (2.18%) Public Sector
9 19 (1.97%) Manufacturing
10 15 (1.55%) Electronics
11 14 (1.45%) Legal
12 11 (1.14%) Military
13 8 (0.83%) Automotive
14 7 (0.73%) Law
15 6 (0.62%) Advertising
16 5 (0.52%) Billing
17 4 (0.41%) Back Office
18 3 (0.31%) Aerospace
19 1 (0.10%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 214 (22.18%) Developer
2 158 (16.37%) DevOps Engineer
3 107 (11.09%) Administrator
4 85 (8.81%) Cloud Engineer
5 75 (7.77%) Systems Engineer
6 74 (7.67%) Linux Engineer
7 66 (6.84%) AWS Engineer
8 56 (5.80%) Senior DevOps
9 52 (5.39%) Systems Administrator
10 49 (5.08%) QA Engineer
10 49 (5.08%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 41 (4.25%) Java Developer
12 38 (3.94%) Data Engineer
12 38 (3.94%) DBA
13 37 (3.83%) Python Developer
14 36 (3.73%) Senior Developer
15 35 (3.63%) Analyst
16 34 (3.52%) Linux Administrator
16 34 (3.52%) Support Engineer
17 32 (3.32%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (9.12%) Web Services
2 85 (8.81%) XML
3 81 (8.39%) JSON
4 62 (6.42%) REST
5 58 (6.01%) SOAP
6 52 (5.39%) .NET
6 52 (5.39%) Spring
7 43 (4.46%) HTML
8 37 (3.83%) RESTful
9 28 (2.90%) Node.js
10 24 (2.49%) FIX Protocol
11 23 (2.38%) CSS
12 20 (2.07%) Gherkin
13 19 (1.97%) XML Schema
14 18 (1.87%) Elastic Stack
15 17 (1.76%) J2EE
16 16 (1.66%) AngularJS
16 16 (1.66%) LAMP
16 16 (1.66%) Middleware
17 15 (1.55%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 74 (7.67%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (5.70%) Linux Command Line
3 53 (5.49%) Self-Motivation
4 37 (3.83%) Fixed Income
4 37 (3.83%) Public Cloud
5 31 (3.21%) Clustering
6 29 (3.01%) Data Centre
6 29 (3.01%) Mobile App
6 29 (3.01%) Replication
7 22 (2.28%) Equities
8 18 (1.87%) Algorithms
9 15 (1.55%) Derivative
10 14 (1.45%) Greenfield Project
10 14 (1.45%) PMI
11 13 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
11 13 (1.35%) Management Information System
11 13 (1.35%) Online Games
11 13 (1.35%) Wiki
12 10 (1.04%) Data Structures
13 9 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 578 (59.90%) Linux
2 315 (32.64%) Unix
3 221 (22.90%) Windows
4 94 (9.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 86 (8.91%) CentOS
6 68 (7.05%) Windows Server
7 55 (5.70%) Solaris
8 35 (3.63%) AIX
8 35 (3.63%) Ubuntu
9 29 (3.01%) Windows Server 2012
10 26 (2.69%) Windows Server 2008
11 18 (1.87%) VMS
12 15 (1.55%) Windows 7
13 13 (1.35%) Debian
14 9 (0.93%) Android
14 9 (0.93%) Windows 10
15 8 (0.83%) Mac OS X
16 6 (0.62%) Fedora
17 5 (0.52%) Oracle Linux
17 5 (0.52%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 319 (33.06%) DevOps
2 305 (31.61%) Agile Software Development
3 127 (13.16%) Scrum
4 118 (12.23%) Problem-Solving
5 115 (11.92%) Test Automation
6 112 (11.61%) Continuous Integration
7 104 (10.78%) Computer Science
8 87 (9.02%) Configuration Management
9 72 (7.46%) Analytics
9 72 (7.46%) Migration
10 71 (7.36%) Software Engineering
11 70 (7.25%) ITIL
12 62 (6.42%) Open Source
13 61 (6.32%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 54 (5.60%) Infrastructure as Code
15 52 (5.39%) SDLC
16 45 (4.66%) Performance Tuning
17 44 (4.56%) Data Science
18 43 (4.46%) Data Modelling
19 42 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 423 (43.83%) Python
2 357 (36.99%) SQL
3 342 (35.44%) Java
4 180 (18.65%) Bash Shell
5 165 (17.10%) PowerShell
6 137 (14.20%) JavaScript
7 134 (13.89%) Perl
8 108 (11.19%) C++
9 104 (10.78%) C#
10 73 (7.56%) PL/SQL
11 58 (6.01%) C
12 55 (5.70%) Ruby
13 46 (4.77%) Korn
14 38 (3.94%) Groovy
15 37 (3.83%) PHP
16 23 (2.38%) Go
17 18 (1.87%) AWK
18 15 (1.55%) VB
19 14 (1.45%) Bourne shell
20 12 (1.24%) Scala
Qualifications
1 119 (12.33%) Degree
2 62 (6.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 57 (5.91%) Security Cleared
4 34 (3.52%) RHCE
5 32 (3.32%) SC Cleared
6 31 (3.21%) CCNA
6 31 (3.21%) Cisco Certification
7 25 (2.59%) DV Cleared
8 19 (1.97%) CISSP
9 18 (1.87%) Oracle Certification
10 14 (1.45%) CEH
10 14 (1.45%) PMI Certification
11 12 (1.24%) OCP
11 12 (1.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 11 (1.14%) AWS Certification
13 10 (1.04%) ISTQB
13 10 (1.04%) RHCSA
14 9 (0.93%) OCA
15 6 (0.62%) Sun Certification
16 4 (0.41%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 133 (13.78%) QA
2 16 (1.66%) Data Quality
3 14 (1.45%) COBIT
4 10 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.73%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.62%) HIPAA
6 6 (0.62%) SLA
7 5 (0.52%) GDPR
8 2 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (0.21%) JTAG
8 2 (0.21%) NIST
9 1 (0.10%) NCSC
9 1 (0.10%) RMADS
9 1 (0.10%) Solvency II
System Software
1 204 (21.14%) Docker
2 57 (5.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (5.18%) Hyper-V
4 48 (4.97%) Active Directory
5 27 (2.80%) HDFS
6 24 (2.49%) VirtualBox
7 19 (1.97%) Virtual Machines
8 14 (1.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 12 (1.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 11 (1.14%) Oracle RAC
11 9 (0.93%) Xen
12 8 (0.83%) KVM
13 7 (0.73%) Ceph
13 7 (0.73%) GlusterFS
13 7 (0.73%) iptables
13 7 (0.73%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 7 (0.73%) vSphere
14 6 (0.62%) Btrfs
14 6 (0.62%) DRBD
15 5 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 223 (23.11%) Ansible
2 199 (20.62%) Puppet
3 158 (16.37%) Opscode Chef
4 154 (15.96%) Terraform
5 128 (13.26%) Kubernetes
6 33 (3.42%) Red Hat Satellite
7 27 (2.80%) Packer
8 22 (2.28%) Nagios
9 20 (2.07%) Oracle ZFS
9 20 (2.07%) Tivoli
10 16 (1.66%) Oozie
10 16 (1.66%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 14 (1.45%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
11 14 (1.45%) Hadoop YARN
11 14 (1.45%) NetBackup
12 13 (1.35%) Grafana
13 12 (1.24%) Cobbler
13 12 (1.24%) Kibana
14 10 (1.04%) Data Guard
15 9 (0.93%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 228 (23.63%) Oracle
2 130 (13.47%) Red Hat
3 99 (10.26%) VMware
4 71 (7.36%) Microsoft
5 37 (3.83%) IBM
6 30 (3.11%) Cisco
6 30 (3.11%) Google
7 29 (3.01%) HP
8 25 (2.59%) Citrix
9 23 (2.38%) AppDynamics
10 19 (1.97%) LogicMonitor
10 19 (1.97%) SAP
11 16 (1.66%) Centrify
11 16 (1.66%) Sybase
12 15 (1.55%) Brocade
12 15 (1.55%) Splunk
12 15 (1.55%) Sun
12 15 (1.55%) Veritas
13 14 (1.45%) Qualys
13 14 (1.45%) Veracode