Period
to 24 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 24 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
England > London
6 months to
24 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 357 315 328
Rank change year-on-year -42 +13 -55
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 394 280 532
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.87% 0.95% 0.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.42% 1.64% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 218 211 408
10th Percentile £50,875 £42,500 £40,000
25th Percentile £60,000 £57,000 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% +8.33%
75th Percentile £90,000 £83,750 £77,500
90th Percentile £95,375 £100,000 £96,625
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +8.70% +9.52%

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 London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 27,740 17,097 32,318
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 61.59% 58.11% 56.11%
Number of salaries quoted 17,687 14,245 27,479
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £38,750
25th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £82,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £105,000 £97,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in London

Shell Script
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Shell Script in London

Shell Script
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Shell Script in London over the 6 months to 24 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Shell Script in London

Shell Script
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Shell Script within the London region over the 6 months to 24 July 2021. 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
Central London -16 51 £67,500 -6.90% 14
South London -9 8 £65,000 +8.33% 3
West London -30 6 £60,000 +50.00%
East London - 3 - - 2
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2021, 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 London region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 248 (62.94%) Linux
2 223 (56.60%) Python
3 170 (43.15%) SQL
4 151 (38.32%) Finance
5 145 (36.80%) Java
6 137 (34.77%) Docker
7 133 (33.76%) Agile Software Development
8 125 (31.73%) AWS
9 119 (30.20%) Unix
10 114 (28.93%) Kubernetes
11 109 (27.66%) Azure
12 107 (27.16%) DevOps
13 105 (26.65%) Git (software)
14 85 (21.57%) Jenkins
14 85 (21.57%) Banking
15 82 (20.81%) Test Automation
16 78 (19.80%) Social Skills
17 74 (18.78%) Oracle
18 68 (17.26%) Software Engineering
19 67 (17.01%) JIRA
20 62 (15.74%) Machine Learning
21 59 (14.97%) Perl
21 59 (14.97%) Terraform
22 57 (14.47%) JavaScript
22 57 (14.47%) Windows
23 54 (13.71%) Artificial Intelligence
23 54 (13.71%) PostgreSQL
23 54 (13.71%) Kafka
23 54 (13.71%) Mentoring
24 52 (13.20%) GCP

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 29 (7.36%) Apache Spark
2 26 (6.60%) Confluence
3 22 (5.58%) Apache
4 15 (3.81%) Elasticsearch
5 14 (3.55%) Oracle Coherence
6 13 (3.30%) Apache Airflow
7 9 (2.28%) JBoss
8 8 (2.03%) Tomcat
9 7 (1.78%) Jupyter
10 5 (1.27%) SAS
11 4 (1.02%) OpenStack
11 4 (1.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 3 (0.76%) WordPress
13 1 (0.25%) Cloud Foundry
13 1 (0.25%) nginx
13 1 (0.25%) Oracle Workflow
13 1 (0.25%) Traffic Server
13 1 (0.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (1.02%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (3.55%) Distributed Ledger
2 4 (1.02%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.25%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 1 (0.25%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.25%) Refinitiv Enterprise Platform
Cloud Services
1 125 (31.73%) AWS
2 109 (27.66%) Azure
3 52 (13.20%) GCP
4 33 (8.38%) GitHub
5 12 (3.05%) Serverless
6 11 (2.79%) Power Platform
7 10 (2.54%) Microsoft 365
8 9 (2.28%) IaaS
8 9 (2.28%) SaaS
9 7 (1.78%) Amazon EKS
9 7 (1.78%) Amazon Kinesis
9 7 (1.78%) dbt
9 7 (1.78%) PaaS
10 6 (1.52%) Amazon ECS
10 6 (1.52%) AWS CloudFormation
10 6 (1.52%) BrowserStack
10 6 (1.52%) OpenShift
11 5 (1.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 5 (1.27%) MinIO
12 4 (1.02%) Azure Data Lake Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.57%) Firewall
2 17 (4.31%) DNS
3 14 (3.55%) SSH
4 13 (3.30%) DHCP
5 9 (2.28%) TCP/IP
6 8 (2.03%) Internet
6 8 (2.03%) Sourcefire
7 6 (1.52%) SWIFTNet
7 6 (1.52%) VLAN
8 5 (1.27%) HTTP
8 5 (1.27%) VPN
9 4 (1.02%) Multicast
9 4 (1.02%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (0.76%) OpenLDAP
10 3 (0.76%) SAN
11 2 (0.51%) LAN
11 2 (0.51%) SSL
11 2 (0.51%) WAN
12 1 (0.25%) FTP
12 1 (0.25%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (13.71%) PostgreSQL
2 46 (11.68%) Oracle Database
3 41 (10.41%) Relational Database
4 35 (8.88%) NoSQL
5 32 (8.12%) SQL Server
6 31 (7.87%) Hadoop
7 27 (6.85%) Data Warehouse
8 26 (6.60%) MongoDB
9 24 (6.09%) Big Data
9 24 (6.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 24 (6.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 22 (5.58%) RDBMS
11 21 (5.33%) Apache Cassandra
12 19 (4.82%) MySQL
13 12 (3.05%) Apache Hive
13 12 (3.05%) Hazelcast
14 11 (2.79%) Power BI
15 10 (2.54%) Redis
16 9 (2.28%) KDB
16 9 (2.28%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 105 (26.65%) Git (software)
2 85 (21.57%) Jenkins
3 67 (17.01%) JIRA
4 49 (12.44%) JUnit
5 38 (9.64%) Maven
6 31 (7.87%) IntelliJ
7 23 (5.84%) Mockito
8 21 (5.33%) Cucumber
9 20 (5.08%) TeamCity
10 18 (4.57%) GitLab
11 16 (4.06%) Bitbucket
11 16 (4.06%) Sonatype Nexus
12 14 (3.55%) Selenium
13 7 (1.78%) Ant
13 7 (1.78%) Eclipse
13 7 (1.78%) Mercurial
13 7 (1.78%) NetBeans
13 7 (1.78%) Visual Studio
13 7 (1.78%) Visual Studio Code
13 7 (1.78%) WebDriver
General
1 151 (38.32%) Finance
2 85 (21.57%) Banking
3 78 (19.80%) Social Skills
4 40 (10.15%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (7.11%) Investment Banking
6 23 (5.84%) Marketing
7 18 (4.57%) Games
7 18 (4.57%) Retail
8 15 (3.81%) Electronics
8 15 (3.81%) Front Office
9 14 (3.55%) Back Office
10 9 (2.28%) Public Sector
11 6 (1.52%) Law
12 2 (0.51%) Organisational Skills
12 2 (0.51%) Presentation Skills
13 1 (0.25%) Documentation Skills
13 1 (0.25%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 1 (0.25%) Influencing Skills
13 1 (0.25%) Legal
13 1 (0.25%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 111 (28.17%) Developer
2 53 (13.45%) Java Developer
3 43 (10.91%) DevOps Engineer
4 34 (8.63%) Software Engineer
5 31 (7.87%) Senior Developer
6 20 (5.08%) Python Engineer
7 19 (4.82%) Applications Support
8 18 (4.57%) Analyst
8 18 (4.57%) Linux Engineer
9 17 (4.31%) Architect
10 15 (3.81%) Consultant
10 15 (3.81%) Embedded Engineer
10 15 (3.81%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 15 (3.81%) Senior Software Engineer
10 15 (3.81%) Support Analyst
11 14 (3.55%) DBA
11 14 (3.55%) Java Engineer
11 14 (3.55%) Machine Learning Engineer
11 14 (3.55%) UI Developer
12 13 (3.30%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (13.71%) Kafka
2 49 (12.44%) Spring
3 48 (12.18%) RESTful
4 44 (11.17%) REST
5 43 (10.91%) HTML
6 34 (8.63%) HTML5
7 28 (7.11%) AngularJS
8 27 (6.85%) React
8 27 (6.85%) Spring Boot
9 23 (5.84%) RabbitMQ
10 22 (5.58%) .NET
10 22 (5.58%) PyTorch
10 22 (5.58%) TensorFlow
11 21 (5.33%) CSS
12 20 (5.08%) Middleware
13 19 (4.82%) Web Services
14 16 (4.06%) XML
15 15 (3.81%) FIX Protocol
15 15 (3.81%) Yocto
16 14 (3.55%) GraphQL
Miscellaneous
1 51 (12.94%) Linux Command Line
2 26 (6.60%) Algorithms
3 22 (5.58%) Clustering
3 22 (5.58%) Data Centre
4 20 (5.08%) Mobile App
5 15 (3.81%) Augmented Reality
5 15 (3.81%) SWIFT
6 14 (3.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 13 (3.30%) Cloud Native
7 13 (3.30%) Self-Motivation
8 11 (2.79%) Blog
9 10 (2.54%) Digital Media
10 9 (2.28%) Fixed Income
10 9 (2.28%) Social Network
11 8 (2.03%) Cyber Defence
11 8 (2.03%) Internet of Things
12 6 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
12 6 (1.52%) iPhone
13 5 (1.27%) Data Structures
13 5 (1.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 248 (62.94%) Linux
2 119 (30.20%) Unix
3 57 (14.47%) Windows
4 25 (6.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (3.81%) Embedded Linux
6 12 (3.05%) CentOS
7 10 (2.54%) Android
7 10 (2.54%) Windows 10
7 10 (2.54%) Windows Server
8 8 (2.03%) Solaris
8 8 (2.03%) Ubuntu
9 6 (1.52%) Windows 7
10 5 (1.27%) Apple iOS
10 5 (1.27%) Debian
11 4 (1.02%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.51%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.25%) Fedora
13 1 (0.25%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (33.76%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (27.16%) DevOps
3 82 (20.81%) Test Automation
4 68 (17.26%) Software Engineering
5 62 (15.74%) Machine Learning
6 54 (13.71%) Artificial Intelligence
6 54 (13.71%) Mentoring
7 51 (12.94%) Microservices
8 49 (12.44%) Problem-Solving
9 44 (11.17%) TDD
10 38 (9.64%) Fintech
11 37 (9.39%) Integration Testing
12 36 (9.14%) Open Source
13 32 (8.12%) Continuous Integration
14 30 (7.61%) Analytics
14 30 (7.61%) Computer Vision
14 30 (7.61%) Low Latency
15 28 (7.11%) Data Science
15 28 (7.11%) Multithreading
16 27 (6.85%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 223 (56.60%) Python
2 170 (43.15%) SQL
3 145 (36.80%) Java
4 59 (14.97%) Perl
5 57 (14.47%) JavaScript
6 47 (11.93%) Bash Shell
7 39 (9.90%) Scala
8 32 (8.12%) Go
9 30 (7.61%) PL/SQL
10 28 (7.11%) C++
11 22 (5.58%) C
12 18 (4.57%) Java 8
13 17 (4.31%) C#
14 15 (3.81%) Ruby
14 15 (3.81%) T-SQL
15 12 (3.05%) PowerShell
16 11 (2.79%) Embedded C
16 11 (2.79%) Embedded C++
16 11 (2.79%) Java 11
17 9 (2.28%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 27 (6.85%) Degree
2 15 (3.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (1.02%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.76%) AWS Certification
5 2 (0.51%) CREST Certified
5 2 (0.51%) OSCP
6 1 (0.25%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.25%) MCSA
6 1 (0.25%) MCSE
6 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.25%) PhD
6 1 (0.25%) RHCA
6 1 (0.25%) RHCE
6 1 (0.25%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.25%) VCAP
6 1 (0.25%) VCDX
6 1 (0.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (11.17%) QA
2 14 (3.55%) PMO
3 6 (1.52%) ISO 15022
3 6 (1.52%) ISO 20022
4 2 (0.51%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.51%) SLA
5 1 (0.25%) Accessibility
5 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 137 (34.77%) Docker
2 9 (2.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.03%) HDFS
4 7 (1.78%) Active Directory
4 7 (1.78%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (1.27%) Ceph
5 5 (1.27%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.27%) NFS
6 3 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.25%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.25%) iptables
7 1 (0.25%) LXC
7 1 (0.25%) pfSense
7 1 (0.25%) Squid
7 1 (0.25%) Varnish
7 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.25%) vSphere
7 1 (0.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 114 (28.93%) Kubernetes
2 59 (14.97%) Terraform
3 51 (12.94%) Ansible
4 35 (8.88%) Puppet
5 13 (3.30%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (2.54%) Grafana
6 10 (2.54%) Prometheus
7 8 (2.03%) Icinga
7 8 (2.03%) Nagios
7 8 (2.03%) ZABBIX
8 7 (1.78%) Oracle RMAN
8 7 (1.78%) Red Hat Satellite
9 5 (1.27%) Graylog
9 5 (1.27%) Istio
9 5 (1.27%) Nessus
10 3 (0.76%) HAProxy
10 3 (0.76%) Oozie
11 2 (0.51%) Salt
12 1 (0.25%) Kibana
12 1 (0.25%) logstash
Vendors
1 74 (18.78%) Oracle
2 26 (6.60%) VMware
3 25 (6.35%) Red Hat
4 22 (5.58%) Microsoft
5 21 (5.33%) Google
6 19 (4.82%) Cisco
7 16 (4.06%) Splunk
8 15 (3.81%) Apple
8 15 (3.81%) Solace
9 14 (3.55%) Samsung
9 14 (3.55%) Sencha
10 11 (2.79%) Sybase
11 10 (2.54%) BT
12 9 (2.28%) NetApp
13 8 (2.03%) Cloudera
14 7 (1.78%) Bloomberg
14 7 (1.78%) IBM
15 6 (1.52%) Dell
15 6 (1.52%) EMC
15 6 (1.52%) HP