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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 3 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
UK > England
6 months to
3 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 361 390 390
Rank change year-on-year +29 0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 1,469 736 541
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.97% 0.77% 0.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.83% 1.38% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 540 354 400
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
25th Percentile £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £58,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.20% +4.17% +7.14%
75th Percentile £77,500 £82,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £90,001 £92,750
UK median annual salary £58,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -7.20% +4.17% +9.09%

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 80,305 53,151 40,533
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 53.17% 55.60% 55.49%
Number of salaries quoted 39,723 38,044 34,128
10th Percentile £37,492 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £42,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £101,250 £93,750 £91,250
UK median annual salary £62,500 £56,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +11.61% +1.82% +4.76%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Shell Script as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in England

Shell Script
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Shell Script in England.

Salary trend for Shell Script in England

Shell Script
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Shell Script in England over the 6 months to 3 July 2022.

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 3 July 2022. 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
Jobs
London +6 869 £65,000 -13.33% 48
South East -52 237 £46,500 -15.45% 15
North of England -23 110 £52,500 +10.53% 7
East of England -13 90 £62,500 +25.00% 5
South West -17 74 £48,750 +30.00% 3
Midlands -6 72 £52,500 +5.00% 14
Yorkshire -15 65 £52,500 +10.53% 5
West Midlands -21 45 £50,000 -9.09% 11
North West -52 38 £51,250 -4.65% 2
East Midlands -20 27 £75,000 +66.67% 3
North East -13 7 £42,500 +6.25%
Shell Script
UK

For the 6 months to 3 July 2022, 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.

1 896 (60.99%) Python
2 878 (59.77%) Linux
3 739 (50.31%) SQL
4 708 (48.20%) AWS
5 693 (47.17%) Java
6 657 (44.72%) Agile
7 645 (43.91%) Finance
8 627 (42.68%) Unix
9 573 (39.01%) Docker
10 549 (37.37%) Kubernetes
11 544 (37.03%) CI/CD
12 516 (35.13%) Azure
13 447 (30.43%) Test Automation
14 442 (30.09%) Git (software)
15 414 (28.18%) PostgreSQL
16 407 (27.71%) Microservices
17 399 (27.16%) DevOps
18 393 (26.75%) Perl
19 382 (26.00%) JIRA
20 348 (23.69%) TDD
21 339 (23.08%) JavaScript
22 335 (22.80%) PowerShell
23 328 (22.33%) Microsoft
24 327 (22.26%) SQL Server
25 323 (21.99%) Social Skills
26 320 (21.78%) NoSQL
27 318 (21.65%) Software Engineering
28 314 (21.38%) .NET
29 307 (20.90%) RESTful
30 305 (20.76%) PHP

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
1 267 (18.18%) Apache Spark
2 127 (8.65%) Apache
3 111 (7.56%) Tomcat
4 89 (6.06%) Confluence
5 37 (2.52%) nginx
6 35 (2.38%) Jetty
7 32 (2.18%) Apache Airflow
8 30 (2.04%) WebLogic
9 26 (1.77%) IIS
10 24 (1.63%) JBoss
11 23 (1.57%) Apache Solr
12 12 (0.82%) Apache Pig
12 12 (0.82%) OpenStack
12 12 (0.82%) WebSphere
13 8 (0.54%) GemFire
14 6 (0.41%) MediaWiki
14 6 (0.41%) Moodle
15 5 (0.34%) Apache Pulsar
16 4 (0.27%) SAS
17 3 (0.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 28 (1.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (1.29%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (1.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 18 (1.23%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.14%) FileZilla
Business Applications
1 31 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (1.50%) Payment Gateway
3 19 (1.29%) Temenos T24
4 12 (0.82%) Distributed Ledger
4 12 (0.82%) R3 Corda
5 10 (0.68%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.27%) Oracle Utilities
7 2 (0.14%) ION MarketView
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.068%) Bloomberg TOMS
8 1 (0.068%) Oracle BRM
8 1 (0.068%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.068%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 708 (48.20%) AWS
2 516 (35.13%) Azure
3 292 (19.88%) OpenShift
4 272 (18.52%) Serverless
5 239 (16.27%) AWS Lambda
6 202 (13.75%) GCP
7 198 (13.48%) Cloud Functions
8 143 (9.73%) GitHub
9 81 (5.51%) AWS CloudFormation
10 74 (5.04%) Amazon S3
11 61 (4.15%) SaaS
12 59 (4.02%) Amazon EC2
13 57 (3.88%) Azure DevOps
14 40 (2.72%) Cloudflare
15 32 (2.18%) Cloud Computing
16 31 (2.11%) Dynamics 365
17 30 (2.04%) Amazon EKS
18 27 (1.84%) Snowflake
19 25 (1.70%) Amazon Kinesis
20 23 (1.57%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 257 (17.49%) Internet
2 142 (9.67%) HTTP
3 95 (6.47%) DNS
4 75 (5.11%) TCP/IP
5 67 (4.56%) Network Security
6 66 (4.49%) SSL
7 58 (3.95%) Firewall
8 56 (3.81%) DHCP
9 50 (3.40%) Wireshark
10 47 (3.20%) tcpdump
11 35 (2.38%) IMAP
12 29 (1.97%) VPN
13 25 (1.70%) HTTPS
14 23 (1.57%) DMZ
15 22 (1.50%) SAN
16 14 (0.95%) Intrusion Detection
17 12 (0.82%) BGP
17 12 (0.82%) Broadband
17 12 (0.82%) Calico
17 12 (0.82%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 414 (28.18%) PostgreSQL
2 327 (22.26%) SQL Server
3 320 (21.78%) NoSQL
4 293 (19.95%) MySQL
5 290 (19.74%) MongoDB
6 218 (14.84%) Apache Cassandra
7 203 (13.82%) Flink
8 136 (9.26%) Relational Database
9 112 (7.62%) Redis
10 99 (6.74%) Oracle Database
11 89 (6.06%) Big Data
12 75 (5.11%) Data Warehouse
12 75 (5.11%) RDBMS
13 54 (3.68%) Hazelcast
14 46 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
15 45 (3.06%) Hadoop
16 42 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
17 41 (2.79%) Elasticsearch
18 38 (2.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 36 (2.45%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 442 (30.09%) Git (software)
2 382 (26.00%) JIRA
3 259 (17.63%) Jenkins
4 243 (16.54%) Subversion
5 231 (15.72%) Maven
6 219 (14.91%) Gradle
7 212 (14.43%) Ant
8 128 (8.71%) GitLab
9 112 (7.62%) JUnit
10 68 (4.63%) Mockito
11 65 (4.42%) Bitbucket
12 52 (3.54%) Cucumber
13 43 (2.93%) Artifactory
14 37 (2.52%) Selenium
15 36 (2.45%) Zephyr
16 35 (2.38%) Moq
16 35 (2.38%) NUnit
16 35 (2.38%) SpecFlow
17 24 (1.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 21 (1.43%) Oracle APEX
General
1 645 (43.91%) Finance
2 323 (21.99%) Social Skills
3 203 (13.82%) Manufacturing
4 176 (11.98%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 162 (11.03%) Banking
6 140 (9.53%) Analytical Skills
7 74 (5.04%) Law
8 52 (3.54%) Public Sector
9 38 (2.59%) Financial Institution
10 33 (2.25%) Retail
11 32 (2.18%) Marketing
12 29 (1.97%) Investment Banking
12 29 (1.97%) Telecoms
13 23 (1.57%) Games
14 20 (1.36%) Advertising
15 18 (1.23%) Electronics
16 17 (1.16%) Aviation
16 17 (1.16%) Organisational Skills
17 16 (1.09%) Front Office
18 12 (0.82%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 229 (15.59%) Java Engineer
2 219 (14.91%) Senior Java Engineer
3 190 (12.93%) Developer
4 159 (10.82%) DevOps Engineer
5 127 (8.65%) Software Engineer
6 96 (6.54%) Analyst
7 94 (6.40%) DBA
8 88 (5.99%) Data Engineer
9 80 (5.45%) Administrator
10 63 (4.29%) Linux Engineer
11 59 (4.02%) Java Developer
12 51 (3.47%) Senior Software Engineer
13 50 (3.40%) Support Engineer
14 48 (3.27%) Oracle DBA
15 42 (2.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 41 (2.79%) Consultant
17 39 (2.65%) Systems Administrator
18 38 (2.59%) Lead Developer
19 33 (2.25%) Azure Engineer
19 33 (2.25%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 314 (21.38%) .NET
2 307 (20.90%) RESTful
3 252 (17.15%) ASP.NET
4 222 (15.11%) CSS
5 219 (14.91%) HTML
6 198 (13.48%) JDBC
7 192 (13.07%) Kafka
8 162 (11.03%) Spring
9 146 (9.94%) REST
10 121 (8.24%) RabbitMQ
11 89 (6.06%) Spring Boot
12 81 (5.51%) AngularJS
13 71 (4.83%) JSON
14 67 (4.56%) React
15 54 (3.68%) Akka
15 54 (3.68%) Web Services
16 53 (3.61%) Middleware
17 49 (3.34%) ActiveMQ
18 48 (3.27%) PowerMock
19 46 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 280 (19.06%) Linux Command Line
2 234 (15.93%) Algorithms
3 221 (15.04%) Data Structures
4 195 (13.27%) Life Science
5 95 (6.47%) Management Information System
6 82 (5.58%) Video\Live Streaming
7 74 (5.04%) Self-Motivation
8 62 (4.22%) Virtual Team
9 54 (3.68%) Equities
9 54 (3.68%) Public Cloud
10 52 (3.54%) Cloud Native
11 51 (3.47%) Cyberattack
11 51 (3.47%) Fixed Income
12 47 (3.20%) User Experience
13 46 (3.13%) Cyberthreat
14 38 (2.59%) Cyber Defence
15 36 (2.45%) Hackathon
16 30 (2.04%) Data Centre
16 30 (2.04%) Sports Betting
17 29 (1.97%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 878 (59.77%) Linux
2 627 (42.68%) Unix
3 203 (13.82%) Windows
4 144 (9.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 62 (4.22%) Windows Server
6 53 (3.61%) CentOS
7 52 (3.54%) Solaris
8 26 (1.77%) Windows Server 2012
9 25 (1.70%) AIX
10 23 (1.57%) Windows Server 2016
11 22 (1.50%) Apple iOS
12 17 (1.16%) Ubuntu
13 15 (1.02%) Mac OS
14 11 (0.75%) Mac OS X
15 10 (0.68%) Debian
16 8 (0.54%) CoreOS
16 8 (0.54%) Oracle Linux
16 8 (0.54%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 5 (0.34%) Android
17 5 (0.34%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 657 (44.72%) Agile
2 544 (37.03%) CI/CD
3 447 (30.43%) Test Automation
4 407 (27.71%) Microservices
5 399 (27.16%) DevOps
6 348 (23.69%) TDD
7 318 (21.65%) Software Engineering
8 285 (19.40%) Computer Science
9 276 (18.79%) Mentoring
10 268 (18.24%) High Availability
11 252 (17.15%) Problem-Solving
12 248 (16.88%) Disaster Recovery
13 233 (15.86%) BDD
14 224 (15.25%) Root Cause Analysis
15 217 (14.77%) Service Design
16 211 (14.36%) Coaching
17 210 (14.30%) MVC
18 206 (14.02%) Innovative Thinking
18 206 (14.02%) Strategic Thinking
19 204 (13.89%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 896 (60.99%) Python
2 739 (50.31%) SQL
3 693 (47.17%) Java
4 393 (26.75%) Perl
5 339 (23.08%) JavaScript
6 335 (22.80%) PowerShell
7 305 (20.76%) PHP
8 282 (19.20%) Ruby
9 184 (12.53%) Bash
10 129 (8.78%) Scala
11 111 (7.56%) C++
12 109 (7.42%) Go
13 105 (7.15%) C#
14 92 (6.26%) PL/SQL
15 89 (6.06%) C
16 60 (4.08%) TypeScript
17 49 (3.34%) Kotlin
18 42 (2.86%) Groovy
19 28 (1.91%) VBA
20 24 (1.63%) Rust
Qualifications
1 292 (19.88%) Degree
2 140 (9.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 82 (5.58%) SC Cleared
3 82 (5.58%) Security Cleared
4 39 (2.65%) ISTQB
4 39 (2.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 38 (2.59%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 34 (2.31%) PhD
7 24 (1.63%) Master's Degree
8 23 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
9 22 (1.50%) DBS Check
9 22 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
10 19 (1.29%) AWS Certification
11 18 (1.23%) CCNA
11 18 (1.23%) Oracle Certification
12 17 (1.16%) OCP
13 16 (1.09%) HNC
13 16 (1.09%) HND
13 16 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
14 13 (0.88%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 143 (9.73%) QA
2 48 (3.27%) PCI DSS
3 25 (1.70%) GDPR
4 21 (1.43%) SLA
5 20 (1.36%) Data Quality
6 13 (0.88%) GxP
6 13 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 12 (0.82%) Cyber Essentials
7 12 (0.82%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 12 (0.82%) ISO 9001
8 7 (0.48%) Accessibility
9 4 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.068%) ISO 8583
10 1 (0.068%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 1 (0.068%) ISO/IEC 7816
10 1 (0.068%) NIST
System Software
1 573 (39.01%) Docker
2 53 (3.61%) Oracle RAC
3 23 (1.57%) zsh
4 19 (1.29%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 15 (1.02%) Active Directory
5 15 (1.02%) NFS
5 15 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
5 15 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (0.95%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 12 (0.82%) iptables
7 12 (0.82%) Snort
8 9 (0.61%) HDFS
9 8 (0.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 7 (0.48%) LXC
10 7 (0.48%) Virtual Servers
11 5 (0.34%) Firmware
11 5 (0.34%) Samba
11 5 (0.34%) Slurm Workload Manager
12 4 (0.27%) Hyper-V
13 3 (0.20%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 549 (37.37%) Kubernetes
2 257 (17.49%) Ansible
3 217 (14.77%) Terraform
4 96 (6.54%) Opscode Chef
5 86 (5.85%) Puppet
6 51 (3.47%) Prometheus
7 41 (2.79%) Oracle RMAN
8 38 (2.59%) HP ALM
9 34 (2.31%) Data Guard
10 26 (1.77%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
10 26 (1.77%) Grafana
11 23 (1.57%) Control-M
12 22 (1.50%) Tivoli
13 20 (1.36%) Kibana
14 19 (1.29%) IBM BigFix
14 19 (1.29%) Netcool
14 19 (1.29%) Netcool/OMNIbus
14 19 (1.29%) Tivoli Monitoring
15 18 (1.23%) HAProxy
15 18 (1.23%) Istio
Vendors
1 328 (22.33%) Microsoft
2 293 (19.95%) Oracle
3 287 (19.54%) Google
4 112 (7.62%) Red Hat
5 67 (4.56%) Atlassian
6 64 (4.36%) Splunk
7 44 (3.00%) IBM
8 42 (2.86%) HP
9 40 (2.72%) FIS
10 35 (2.38%) VMware
11 31 (2.11%) Dataiku
12 30 (2.04%) AppDynamics
13 28 (1.91%) Refinitiv
13 28 (1.91%) Reuters
14 24 (1.63%) Cisco
15 23 (1.57%) Apple
16 22 (1.50%) NEC
16 22 (1.50%) Northgate
17 21 (1.43%) BT
17 21 (1.43%) Salesforce.com