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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
UK / England
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 309 299 293
Rank change year-on-year -10 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 808 1079 1116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.01% 1.10% 1.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.84% 2.12% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 606 806 858
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +17.64% -3.40%  

Shell Script is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 43975 50906 51098
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 54.77% 51.91% 50.71%
Number of salaries quoted 37830 44290 43868
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Shell Script as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 30 March 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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London 0 411 £62,500 +8.69% 58
South East +29 130 £52,500 +23.52% 19
East of England +44 85 £47,500 - 12
Yorkshire -16 55 £57,500 +35.29% 4
North West -37 53 £70,000 +55.55% 8
South West +7 30 £45,000 +1.12% 10
East Midlands +28 28 £40,750 +8.66% 3
West Midlands -8 16 £37,500 -34.78% 5
Shell Script
UK

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 1110 (68.22%) Linux
2 974 (59.86%) Unix
3 831 (51.08%) SQL
4 695 (42.72%) Oracle
5 585 (35.96%) Java
6 550 (33.80%) Python
7 496 (30.49%) Finance
8 491 (30.18%) Windows
9 485 (29.81%) Agile Software Development
10 373 (22.93%) DevOps
11 327 (20.10%) Jenkins
12 309 (18.99%) Continuous Integration
13 307 (18.87%) Puppet
14 288 (17.70%) Red Hat
15 272 (16.72%) Configuration Management
16 270 (16.59%) Degree
17 262 (16.10%) Perl
18 261 (16.04%) Git (software)
19 254 (15.61%) Oracle Database
20 251 (15.43%) Bash Shell
21 246 (15.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 242 (14.87%) Scrum
22 242 (14.87%) Opscode Chef
23 230 (14.14%) Amazon AWS
24 227 (13.95%) JavaScript
25 223 (13.71%) Relational Database
26 221 (13.58%) SQL Server
27 214 (13.15%) ITIL
28 213 (13.09%) Ruby
29 207 (12.72%) MySQL

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
1 197 (12.11%) Apache
2 186 (11.43%) Tomcat
3 185 (11.37%) JBoss
4 181 (11.12%) WebLogic
5 173 (10.63%) WebSphere
6 142 (8.73%) OpenStack
7 120 (7.38%) CloudStack
8 48 (2.95%) nginx
9 42 (2.58%) WebSphere Application Server
10 40 (2.46%) Elasticsearch
11 30 (1.84%) Apache Spark
11 30 (1.84%) IIS
12 29 (1.78%) Confluence
13 28 (1.72%) Jetty
14 26 (1.60%) Oracle Workflow
15 18 (1.11%) SAS
16 17 (1.04%) MS Exchange
17 13 (0.80%) Cloud Foundry
17 13 (0.80%) MS Project Server
17 13 (0.80%) SharePoint
Applications
1 47 (2.89%) MS Excel
2 25 (1.54%) MS Office
3 13 (0.80%) MS Project
4 10 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.49%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.37%) SPSS
7 1 (0.061%) SPSS Modeler
7 1 (0.061%) Weka
Business Applications
1 35 (2.15%) Oracle EBS
2 18 (1.11%) Oracle EBS R12
3 15 (0.92%) Oracle Applications
4 11 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 8 (0.49%) BusinessWorks
5 8 (0.49%) Oracle Payables
5 8 (0.49%) SAP SD
6 6 (0.37%) ION MarketView
7 5 (0.31%) Oracle ERP
7 5 (0.31%) Oracle Receivables
8 4 (0.25%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 4 (0.25%) Temenos T24
9 3 (0.18%) Oracle Cash Management
9 3 (0.18%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 3 (0.18%) Oracle iProcurement
9 3 (0.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 2 (0.12%) Adobe Campaign
10 2 (0.12%) Eikon
10 2 (0.12%) OpenCart
10 2 (0.12%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 230 (14.14%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (3.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 40 (2.46%) Google Cloud Platform
4 24 (1.48%) GitHub
5 23 (1.41%) SaaS
6 21 (1.29%) PaaS
7 15 (0.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 10 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (0.61%) Office 365
9 8 (0.49%) IaaS
10 7 (0.43%) G Suite
11 6 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (0.31%) Akamai
12 5 (0.31%) Amazon S3
12 5 (0.31%) Oracle CX
12 5 (0.31%) Route 53
13 4 (0.25%) Heroku
13 4 (0.25%) OpenShift
14 3 (0.18%) Amazon ELB
14 3 (0.18%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 153 (9.40%) Firewall
2 135 (8.30%) TCP/IP
3 103 (6.33%) DNS
4 101 (6.21%) SAN
5 89 (5.47%) LDAP
6 78 (4.79%) HTTP
7 75 (4.61%) SSL
8 47 (2.89%) LAN
9 42 (2.58%) DHCP
10 40 (2.46%) SMTP
11 39 (2.40%) Internet
12 36 (2.21%) Kerberos
13 34 (2.09%) NAS
14 33 (2.03%) SSH
14 33 (2.03%) VPN
15 31 (1.91%) FTP
16 28 (1.72%) iSCSI
17 24 (1.48%) WAN
18 21 (1.29%) SNMP
19 20 (1.23%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 254 (15.61%) Oracle Database
2 223 (13.71%) Relational Database
3 221 (13.58%) SQL Server
4 207 (12.72%) MySQL
5 129 (7.93%) Oracle Database 11g
6 112 (6.88%) RDBMS
7 98 (6.02%) PostgreSQL
8 96 (5.90%) Data Warehouse
9 80 (4.92%) Oracle Database 12c
10 61 (3.75%) Hadoop
11 54 (3.32%) DB2
12 46 (2.83%) Big Data
13 40 (2.46%) Oracle Reports
14 37 (2.27%) MongoDB
15 30 (1.84%) InterSystems Cache
15 30 (1.84%) NoSQL
16 25 (1.54%) PowerCenter
17 23 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
17 23 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
17 23 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 327 (20.10%) Jenkins
2 261 (16.04%) Git (software)
3 175 (10.76%) Subversion
4 125 (7.68%) Maven
5 104 (6.39%) TeamCity
6 100 (6.15%) JIRA
7 96 (5.90%) Ant
8 93 (5.72%) JUnit
9 82 (5.04%) Selenium
10 59 (3.63%) Hudson
11 57 (3.50%) Eclipse
12 49 (3.01%) Cucumber
13 46 (2.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 37 (2.27%) Gradle
15 35 (2.15%) Sonatype Nexus
16 34 (2.09%) WebDriver
17 30 (1.84%) Bitbucket
18 24 (1.48%) Toad
19 23 (1.41%) Mercurial
20 22 (1.35%) Oracle Forms
General
1 496 (30.49%) Finance
2 169 (10.39%) Banking
3 72 (4.43%) Telecoms
4 46 (2.83%) Retail
5 45 (2.77%) Financial Institution
6 42 (2.58%) Investment Banking
7 38 (2.34%) Front Office
8 35 (2.15%) Back Office
9 33 (2.03%) Marketing
10 22 (1.35%) Advertising
11 19 (1.17%) Manufacturing
12 18 (1.11%) Electronics
13 14 (0.86%) Legal
14 13 (0.80%) Games
15 8 (0.49%) French Language
16 5 (0.31%) Automotive
16 5 (0.31%) General Ledger
16 5 (0.31%) Publishing
17 3 (0.18%) Local Government
17 3 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 334 (20.53%) Developer
2 211 (12.97%) Administrator
3 208 (12.78%) DevOps Engineer
4 179 (11.00%) Analyst
5 133 (8.17%) DBA
6 119 (7.31%) Java Developer
7 102 (6.27%) Applications Support
7 102 (6.27%) Oracle DBA
8 101 (6.21%) Linux Engineer
9 95 (5.84%) Systems Administrator
10 89 (5.47%) Support Engineer
11 82 (5.04%) Linux Administrator
12 80 (4.92%) Senior Developer
13 72 (4.43%) Support Analyst
14 68 (4.18%) Consultant
15 57 (3.50%) Unix Engineer
16 55 (3.38%) Platform Engineer
17 54 (3.32%) Senior Java Developer
18 53 (3.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 51 (3.13%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 194 (11.92%) XML
2 168 (10.33%) Web Services
3 153 (9.40%) Spring
4 146 (8.97%) HTML
5 139 (8.54%) .NET
6 136 (8.36%) SOAP
7 122 (7.50%) J2EE
8 94 (5.78%) CSS
9 93 (5.72%) JMS
10 92 (5.65%) REST
11 88 (5.41%) RESTful
12 85 (5.22%) Middleware
13 83 (5.10%) Hibernate
14 65 (4.00%) LAMP
15 60 (3.69%) Java EE
16 57 (3.50%) JSP
17 55 (3.38%) AngularJS
18 50 (3.07%) JSF
19 49 (3.01%) JPA
20 47 (2.89%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 150 (9.22%) Computer Science
2 123 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
3 69 (4.24%) Linux Command Line
4 64 (3.93%) Replication
5 53 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
6 48 (2.95%) Data Centre
7 43 (2.64%) Derivative
7 43 (2.64%) Equities
7 43 (2.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 38 (2.34%) Management Information System
9 36 (2.21%) Public Cloud
10 35 (2.15%) Clustering
10 35 (2.15%) Fintech
11 30 (1.84%) Fixed Income
12 18 (1.11%) Private Cloud
13 17 (1.04%) User Experience
14 14 (0.86%) Embedded Systems
15 13 (0.80%) Hedge funds
16 11 (0.68%) Enterprise Storage
17 10 (0.61%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1110 (68.22%) Linux
2 974 (59.86%) Unix
3 491 (30.18%) Windows
4 246 (15.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 131 (8.05%) Solaris
6 122 (7.50%) Windows Server
7 77 (4.73%) CentOS
8 44 (2.70%) HPUX
9 42 (2.58%) Windows Server 2008
10 38 (2.34%) Windows Server 2012
11 35 (2.15%) Ubuntu
12 33 (2.03%) AIX
13 23 (1.41%) Debian
14 11 (0.68%) Data ONTAP
15 9 (0.55%) Windows 8
16 7 (0.43%) Android
16 7 (0.43%) Oracle Linux
16 7 (0.43%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 7 (0.43%) VMS
16 7 (0.43%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 485 (29.81%) Agile Software Development
2 373 (22.93%) DevOps
3 309 (18.99%) Continuous Integration
4 272 (16.72%) Configuration Management
5 242 (14.87%) Scrum
6 214 (13.15%) ITIL
7 181 (11.12%) OO
8 179 (11.00%) Performance Tuning
9 147 (9.04%) TDD
10 141 (8.67%) Software Engineering
11 135 (8.30%) Disaster Recovery
12 127 (7.81%) ETL
13 120 (7.38%) DSDM
14 116 (7.13%) High Availability
15 115 (7.07%) RUP
16 101 (6.21%) Analytics
17 100 (6.15%) SDLC
18 92 (5.65%) Business Intelligence
19 80 (4.92%) Change Management
20 79 (4.86%) UML
Programming Languages
1 831 (51.08%) SQL
2 585 (35.96%) Java
3 550 (33.80%) Python
4 262 (16.10%) Perl
5 251 (15.43%) Bash Shell
6 227 (13.95%) JavaScript
7 213 (13.09%) Ruby
8 204 (12.54%) PL/SQL
9 185 (11.37%) C++
10 146 (8.97%) PowerShell
11 122 (7.50%) C#
12 87 (5.35%) C
13 68 (4.18%) PHP
14 60 (3.69%) Go
15 49 (3.01%) Groovy
16 48 (2.95%) Scala
17 41 (2.52%) T-SQL
18 36 (2.21%) Korn
19 27 (1.66%) AWK
20 24 (1.48%) VB
Qualifications
1 270 (16.59%) Degree
2 75 (4.61%) Security Cleared
3 57 (3.50%) SC Cleared
4 45 (2.77%) Oracle Certification
5 41 (2.52%) OCP
6 25 (1.54%) OCA
7 18 (1.11%) AWS Certification
7 18 (1.11%) RHCE
8 15 (0.92%) DV Cleared
8 15 (0.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 14 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (0.55%) CCNP
12 9 (0.55%) ISTQB
12 9 (0.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 7 (0.43%) CCNA
13 7 (0.43%) ISEB
13 7 (0.43%) Postgraduate
14 5 (0.31%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 131 (8.05%) QA
2 48 (2.95%) SLA
3 16 (0.98%) Data Quality
4 11 (0.68%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.43%) MiFID
6 4 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
6 4 (0.25%) EMIR
6 4 (0.25%) GCP
6 4 (0.25%) SDET
6 4 (0.25%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.12%) FATCA
7 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.061%) AIFMD
8 1 (0.061%) IEC 61508
8 1 (0.061%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.061%) ISO13485
8 1 (0.061%) MISRA
8 1 (0.061%) MISRA C
System Software
1 134 (8.24%) vSphere
2 133 (8.17%) XenServer
3 128 (7.87%) Xen
4 111 (6.82%) Docker
5 95 (5.84%) VMware Infrastructure
6 79 (4.86%) Active Directory
7 70 (4.30%) Oracle RAC
8 32 (1.97%) NFS
9 31 (1.91%) Virtual Machines
10 30 (1.84%) Hyper-V
11 28 (1.72%) Samba
12 23 (1.41%) iptables
13 21 (1.29%) Firmware
14 14 (0.86%) Job Entry Subsystem
14 14 (0.86%) KVM
14 14 (0.86%) LXC
14 14 (0.86%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 14 (0.86%) VMware Workstation
15 12 (0.74%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 10 (0.61%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 307 (18.87%) Puppet
2 242 (14.87%) Opscode Chef
3 195 (11.99%) Ansible
4 126 (7.74%) Tivoli
5 90 (5.53%) Oracle RMAN
6 89 (5.47%) Cobbler
7 68 (4.18%) Data Guard
8 64 (3.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 52 (3.20%) Nagios
10 36 (2.21%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
11 34 (2.09%) Terraform
12 32 (1.97%) Control-M
13 27 (1.66%) Kubernetes
14 26 (1.60%) Salt
15 25 (1.54%) Kibana
15 25 (1.54%) Oracle ZFS
16 24 (1.48%) Red Hat Satellite
17 22 (1.35%) NetBackup
17 22 (1.35%) ZABBIX
18 20 (1.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 695 (42.72%) Oracle
2 288 (17.70%) Red Hat
3 169 (10.39%) Microsoft
4 151 (9.28%) VMware
5 116 (7.13%) EnterpriseDB
5 116 (7.13%) IBM
6 85 (5.22%) HP
7 59 (3.63%) Sybase
8 58 (3.56%) Cisco
8 58 (3.56%) Splunk
9 56 (3.44%) Google
10 49 (3.01%) NetApp
11 48 (2.95%) Informatica
12 40 (2.46%) SAP
13 38 (2.34%) Sun
14 29 (1.78%) Atlassian
14 29 (1.78%) Teradata
15 28 (1.72%) Altova
15 28 (1.72%) Tableau
16 27 (1.66%) ILOG
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary with strong benefits package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £38000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
West London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £31,000 to £46,000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Rutherford Grant Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary with strong benefits package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus + Bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £75,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
JM
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago