Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
UK > England
6 months to
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 382 329 282
Rank change year-on-year -53 -47 +36
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 962 1,434 2,043
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.78% 0.97% 1.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.45% 1.76% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 716 1,031 1,467
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,677 £33,750
90th Percentile £86,250 £88,750 £87,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +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 66,518 81,682 93,161
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 53.94% 55.03% 55.36%
Number of salaries quoted 55,442 68,412 77,521
England median annual salary £53,600 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.10% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,500 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% +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 11 December 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 11 December 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 -71 453 £65,000 +8.33% 70
North of England +32 156 £42,693 -5.13% 33
South East -74 140 £50,000 -4.76% 26
North West +118 123 £42,500 -5.56% 20
South West +24 110 £50,000 +5.26% 9
East of England +49 63 £70,000 +27.27% 20
Midlands -2 36 £37,500 -12.79% 12
West Midlands +9 30 £37,500 -12.79% 9
Yorkshire -47 26 £47,193 +4.29% 7
North East +2 7 £42,885 -4.70% 6
East Midlands +5 6 £31,000 -27.91% 3
Shell Script
UK

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 553 (57.48%) Linux
2 464 (48.23%) Python
3 361 (37.53%) SQL
4 328 (34.10%) Unix
4 328 (34.10%) Agile Software Development
5 324 (33.68%) AWS
6 314 (32.64%) Java
7 298 (30.98%) DevOps
8 240 (24.95%) Docker
9 237 (24.64%) Jenkins
10 233 (24.22%) Finance
10 233 (24.22%) Windows
11 210 (21.83%) Ansible
12 207 (21.52%) Oracle
13 169 (17.57%) JavaScript
14 167 (17.36%) Puppet
15 166 (17.26%) Bash Shell
16 160 (16.63%) Azure
17 155 (16.11%) Terraform
18 153 (15.90%) PowerShell
19 149 (15.49%) Git (software)
20 147 (15.28%) Kubernetes
21 146 (15.18%) Scrum
22 145 (15.07%) Perl
22 145 (15.07%) Test Automation
23 141 (14.66%) Degree
24 133 (13.83%) Red Hat
25 127 (13.20%) Continuous Integration
26 124 (12.89%) Opscode Chef
27 122 (12.68%) Computer Science

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 79 (8.21%) Apache
2 54 (5.61%) Apache Spark
2 54 (5.61%) Tomcat
3 29 (3.01%) nginx
4 25 (2.60%) IIS
5 22 (2.29%) Apache Airflow
6 19 (1.98%) JBoss
7 15 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
8 14 (1.46%) WebSphere
9 13 (1.35%) Confluence
10 12 (1.25%) Cloud Foundry
10 12 (1.25%) SharePoint
10 12 (1.25%) WebLogic
11 9 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
12 8 (0.83%) OpenStack
12 8 (0.83%) WordPress
13 6 (0.62%) MQSeries
14 5 (0.52%) Jupyter
14 5 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 4 (0.42%) Zimbra
Applications
1 13 (1.35%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (1.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 10 (1.04%) GoldMine
2 5 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.21%) Adobe Campaign
4 2 (0.21%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (0.21%) Summit
5 1 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.10%) FastStats PeopleStage
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 324 (33.68%) AWS
2 160 (16.63%) Azure
3 78 (8.11%) Amazon EC2
4 77 (8.00%) GCP
5 70 (7.28%) AWS CloudFormation
6 59 (6.13%) Amazon S3
7 50 (5.20%) Serverless
8 49 (5.09%) GitHub
8 49 (5.09%) SaaS
9 33 (3.43%) AWS Lambda
10 32 (3.33%) Datadog
11 30 (3.12%) Cloud Computing
12 26 (2.70%) Slack
13 25 (2.60%) Amazon SQS
13 25 (2.60%) Office 365
13 25 (2.60%) PaaS
14 24 (2.49%) IaaS
15 22 (2.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 16 (1.66%) Amazon ELB
16 16 (1.66%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 70 (7.28%) TCP/IP
2 55 (5.72%) Firewall
3 45 (4.68%) DNS
4 31 (3.22%) SAN
5 28 (2.91%) WAN
6 27 (2.81%) DHCP
7 26 (2.70%) VPN
8 25 (2.60%) BGP
9 15 (1.56%) SSL
10 14 (1.46%) Internet
11 12 (1.25%) LAN
11 12 (1.25%) Wireless
12 10 (1.04%) HTTP
13 7 (0.73%) 2G
13 7 (0.73%) 3G
13 7 (0.73%) 4G
13 7 (0.73%) 5G
13 7 (0.73%) Fibre Channel
14 6 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
15 5 (0.52%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (12.47%) SQL Server
2 99 (10.29%) Big Data
3 82 (8.52%) MySQL
4 78 (8.11%) Relational Database
5 67 (6.96%) Oracle Database
6 60 (6.24%) Amazon RDS
6 60 (6.24%) Hadoop
7 57 (5.93%) Data Warehouse
8 51 (5.30%) Apache Hive
9 44 (4.57%) RDBMS
10 35 (3.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 24 (2.49%) Oracle Database 12c
12 23 (2.39%) Impala
12 23 (2.39%) PostgreSQL
13 22 (2.29%) Apache Kudu
13 22 (2.29%) NoSQL
14 21 (2.18%) MongoDB
15 20 (2.08%) Presto
16 19 (1.98%) DB2
16 19 (1.98%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 237 (24.64%) Jenkins
2 149 (15.49%) Git (software)
3 84 (8.73%) JIRA
4 82 (8.52%) Maven
5 61 (6.34%) Selenium
6 50 (5.20%) JUnit
7 46 (4.78%) Hudson
8 42 (4.37%) TeamCity
9 39 (4.05%) Subversion
10 38 (3.95%) Gradle
11 36 (3.74%) Cucumber
12 35 (3.64%) Bitbucket
13 33 (3.43%) WebDriver
14 31 (3.22%) CircleCI
14 31 (3.22%) SonarQube
15 30 (3.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 30 (3.12%) Sonatype Nexus
16 28 (2.91%) SoapUI
17 24 (2.49%) SpecFlow
18 23 (2.39%) TestNG
General
1 233 (24.22%) Finance
2 65 (6.76%) Banking
3 60 (6.24%) Telecoms
4 42 (4.37%) Marketing
5 36 (3.74%) Public Sector
6 34 (3.53%) Electronics
7 32 (3.33%) Manufacturing
8 27 (2.81%) Games
9 23 (2.39%) Retail
10 21 (2.18%) Front Office
11 15 (1.56%) Billing
12 10 (1.04%) Back Office
12 10 (1.04%) Military
13 8 (0.83%) Automotive
14 7 (0.73%) Advertising
14 7 (0.73%) Investment Banking
15 6 (0.62%) Financial Institution
16 4 (0.42%) Publishing
17 3 (0.31%) Aerospace
18 2 (0.21%) Law
Job Titles
1 244 (25.36%) Developer
2 144 (14.97%) DevOps Engineer
3 99 (10.29%) Administrator
4 70 (7.28%) Cloud Engineer
5 57 (5.93%) Java Developer
6 50 (5.20%) Python Developer
7 49 (5.09%) Systems Administrator
8 47 (4.89%) Senior DevOps
9 45 (4.68%) Support Engineer
10 43 (4.47%) AWS Engineer
10 43 (4.47%) Linux Engineer
11 41 (4.26%) DBA
11 41 (4.26%) Systems Engineer
12 39 (4.05%) Senior Developer
13 37 (3.85%) Data Engineer
13 37 (3.85%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 33 (3.43%) Junior
14 33 (3.43%) QA Engineer
15 31 (3.22%) Consultant
16 28 (2.91%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (8.21%) XML
2 78 (8.11%) Web Services
3 71 (7.38%) .NET
4 66 (6.86%) REST
5 64 (6.65%) JSON
6 62 (6.44%) HTML
7 55 (5.72%) SOAP
8 44 (4.57%) RESTful
9 40 (4.16%) CSS
10 37 (3.85%) Spring
11 31 (3.22%) Node.js
12 30 (3.12%) Kafka
13 21 (2.18%) AngularJS
13 21 (2.18%) React
14 20 (2.08%) Middleware
15 19 (1.98%) RabbitMQ
16 18 (1.87%) ASP.NET
17 17 (1.77%) Gherkin
17 17 (1.77%) Regular Expression
18 16 (1.66%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 80 (8.32%) Analytical Skills
2 64 (6.65%) Self-Motivation
3 53 (5.51%) Linux Command Line
4 27 (2.81%) Clustering
5 24 (2.49%) Mobile App
6 23 (2.39%) Replication
7 22 (2.29%) Fixed Income
7 22 (2.29%) Public Cloud
8 20 (2.08%) Data Centre
9 19 (1.98%) Management Information System
10 16 (1.66%) PMI
11 14 (1.46%) Driving Licence
12 13 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
12 13 (1.35%) Hedge funds
13 11 (1.14%) User Experience
14 10 (1.04%) Hybrid Cloud
15 9 (0.94%) Algorithms
15 9 (0.94%) Equities
16 8 (0.83%) Derivative
17 7 (0.73%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 553 (57.48%) Linux
2 328 (34.10%) Unix
3 233 (24.22%) Windows
4 78 (8.11%) Windows Server
5 69 (7.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 63 (6.55%) CentOS
7 62 (6.44%) Solaris
8 27 (2.81%) Ubuntu
9 23 (2.39%) Debian
10 20 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
11 16 (1.66%) VMS
12 14 (1.46%) Android
13 13 (1.35%) Apple iOS
14 9 (0.94%) Oracle Linux
15 8 (0.83%) AIX
15 8 (0.83%) Mac OS X
15 8 (0.83%) Windows 7
15 8 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
16 5 (0.52%) Fedora
16 5 (0.52%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 328 (34.10%) Agile Software Development
2 298 (30.98%) DevOps
3 146 (15.18%) Scrum
4 145 (15.07%) Test Automation
5 127 (13.20%) Continuous Integration
6 122 (12.68%) Computer Science
7 118 (12.27%) Problem-Solving
8 106 (11.02%) Configuration Management
9 79 (8.21%) Business Intelligence
10 75 (7.80%) Software Engineering
11 65 (6.76%) Migration
12 59 (6.13%) Open Source
13 57 (5.93%) Analytics
14 55 (5.72%) Infrastructure as Code
14 55 (5.72%) Performance Tuning
15 51 (5.30%) ITIL
15 51 (5.30%) SDLC
16 49 (5.09%) Data Modelling
17 48 (4.99%) Data Science
18 45 (4.68%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 464 (48.23%) Python
2 361 (37.53%) SQL
3 314 (32.64%) Java
4 169 (17.57%) JavaScript
5 166 (17.26%) Bash Shell
6 153 (15.90%) PowerShell
7 145 (15.07%) Perl
8 112 (11.64%) C#
9 93 (9.67%) C++
10 75 (7.80%) PL/SQL
11 71 (7.38%) C
12 62 (6.44%) Ruby
13 45 (4.68%) PHP
14 36 (3.74%) Korn
15 32 (3.33%) Go
16 31 (3.22%) Groovy
17 23 (2.39%) VB
18 21 (2.18%) VBScript
19 18 (1.87%) Java 8
20 13 (1.35%) AWK
Qualifications
1 141 (14.66%) Degree
2 75 (7.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 47 (4.89%) Security Cleared
4 27 (2.81%) SC Cleared
5 23 (2.39%) DV Cleared
6 19 (1.98%) Oracle Certification
7 16 (1.66%) PMI Certification
8 14 (1.46%) CISSP
8 14 (1.46%) RHCE
9 11 (1.14%) OCP
10 10 (1.04%) AWS Certification
10 10 (1.04%) CCNA
10 10 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (0.94%) GIAC
11 9 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (0.83%) Sun Certification
13 7 (0.73%) RHCSA
14 6 (0.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 5 (0.52%) ISTQB
15 5 (0.52%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (10.40%) QA
2 13 (1.35%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.42%) SLA
4 3 (0.31%) COBIT
4 3 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (0.21%) GDPR
5 2 (0.21%) JTAG
5 2 (0.21%) NCSC
5 2 (0.21%) NIST
5 2 (0.21%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.21%) RMADS
6 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 240 (24.95%) Docker
2 84 (8.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (6.55%) Hyper-V
4 37 (3.85%) HDFS
4 37 (3.85%) VirtualBox
5 34 (3.53%) Active Directory
6 15 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
7 14 (1.46%) Apache Flume
7 14 (1.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 10 (1.04%) Oracle RAC
9 9 (0.94%) vSphere
10 8 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
11 7 (0.73%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 6 (0.62%) KVM
12 6 (0.62%) Xen
13 5 (0.52%) etcd
13 5 (0.52%) GlusterFS
14 4 (0.42%) Btrfs
14 4 (0.42%) Ceph
14 4 (0.42%) DRBD
Systems Management
1 210 (21.83%) Ansible
2 167 (17.36%) Puppet
3 155 (16.11%) Terraform
4 147 (15.28%) Kubernetes
5 124 (12.89%) Opscode Chef
6 23 (2.39%) Packer
7 22 (2.29%) Oozie
8 21 (2.18%) Nagios
9 17 (1.77%) BladeLogic
10 14 (1.46%) Control-M
11 12 (1.25%) Red Hat Satellite
12 11 (1.14%) Cobbler
12 11 (1.14%) Hadoop YARN
12 11 (1.14%) Oracle ZFS
12 11 (1.14%) Tivoli
13 10 (1.04%) Single Sign-On
14 9 (0.94%) Data Guard
14 9 (0.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 9 (0.94%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 9 (0.94%) Salt
Vendors
1 207 (21.52%) Oracle
2 133 (13.83%) Red Hat
3 110 (11.43%) VMware
4 88 (9.15%) Microsoft
5 40 (4.16%) Google
6 38 (3.95%) IBM
7 35 (3.64%) SAP
8 31 (3.22%) Cisco
9 25 (2.60%) AppDynamics
10 24 (2.49%) LogicMonitor
10 24 (2.49%) Splunk
11 21 (2.18%) Citrix
12 19 (1.98%) Informatica
13 18 (1.87%) HP
13 18 (1.87%) Teradata
14 17 (1.77%) Tableau
15 16 (1.66%) Sybase
16 13 (1.35%) Remedy
17 11 (1.14%) Brocade
17 11 (1.14%) Perforce