Period
to 17 January 2022

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 17 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
England > London
6 months to
17 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 376 249 359
Rank change year-on-year -127 +110 -51
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 417 289 423
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.83% 1.24% 0.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.41% 2.04% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 274 171 321
10th Percentile £45,750 £45,000 £40,000
25th Percentile £55,000 £56,250 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £64,250 £67,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.81% +8.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £87,500 £77,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £85,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +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 London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 29,566 14,181 28,984
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 59.15% 60.77% 56.57%
Number of salaries quoted 18,940 12,323 24,335
10th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
25th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
90th Percentile £115,000 £105,000 £105,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 17 January 2022.

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 17 January 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
Job
Vacancies
West London -40 36 £53,000 -21.48% 5
Central London -54 36 £60,000 -11.11% 16
South London -7 11 £60,000 -17.24% 2
East London - 3 £44,000 -
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 London region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 240 (57.55%) Linux
2 226 (54.20%) Python
3 197 (47.24%) Unix
4 181 (43.41%) Finance
5 179 (42.93%) SQL
6 167 (40.05%) Java
7 164 (39.33%) AWS
8 163 (39.09%) DevOps
9 156 (37.41%) Oracle
10 128 (30.70%) Agile Software Development
11 122 (29.26%) Azure
12 100 (23.98%) Jenkins
13 88 (21.10%) Degree
14 84 (20.14%) Git (software)
15 79 (18.94%) Docker
16 75 (17.99%) Bash
17 73 (17.51%) Computer Science
18 71 (17.03%) JavaScript
19 69 (16.55%) JIRA
19 69 (16.55%) Continuous Integration
19 69 (16.55%) Kubernetes
20 68 (16.31%) Social Skills
21 66 (15.83%) Oracle Database
22 64 (15.35%) Software Engineering
22 64 (15.35%) Tomcat
22 64 (15.35%) PostgreSQL
23 63 (15.11%) TDD
23 63 (15.11%) Banking
24 58 (13.91%) Microservices
24 58 (13.91%) Continuous Delivery

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 64 (15.35%) Tomcat
2 30 (7.19%) Apache Spark
3 21 (5.04%) Apache
4 20 (4.80%) WebLogic
5 11 (2.64%) Apache Airflow
6 10 (2.40%) JBoss
7 7 (1.68%) Jetty
7 7 (1.68%) nginx
8 5 (1.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (1.20%) Oracle Workflow
8 5 (1.20%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 4 (0.96%) Confluence
9 4 (0.96%) FileNet
9 4 (0.96%) Papyrus
10 3 (0.72%) Jupyter
11 2 (0.48%) SAS
11 2 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.24%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (3.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (2.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 9 (2.16%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 31 (7.43%) Oracle Applications
2 16 (3.84%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (2.16%) Temenos T24
4 5 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (1.20%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (0.96%) Oracle Cash Management
5 4 (0.96%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (0.96%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (0.96%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (0.96%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 4 (0.96%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.24%) Refinitiv Enterprise Platform
6 1 (0.24%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 164 (39.33%) AWS
2 122 (29.26%) Azure
3 50 (11.99%) GCP
4 40 (9.59%) GitHub
5 35 (8.39%) Microsoft 365
6 33 (7.91%) Serverless
7 32 (7.67%) OpenShift
8 20 (4.80%) Cloud Computing
9 16 (3.84%) Dynamics 365
10 12 (2.88%) Amazon EC2
11 8 (1.92%) AWS CloudFormation
12 6 (1.44%) Amazon Kinesis
12 6 (1.44%) dbt
13 5 (1.20%) Amazon EKS
13 5 (1.20%) Heroku
13 5 (1.20%) PaaS
13 5 (1.20%) Power Platform
13 5 (1.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 4 (0.96%) Akamai
15 3 (0.72%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.56%) DNS
2 18 (4.32%) TCP/IP
3 17 (4.08%) SSL
4 15 (3.60%) Firewall
4 15 (3.60%) HTTP
5 14 (3.36%) SAN
6 13 (3.12%) HTTPS
7 8 (1.92%) Wireshark
8 6 (1.44%) Broadband
8 6 (1.44%) Multicast
9 5 (1.20%) Telnet
10 4 (0.96%) MQTT
10 4 (0.96%) Network Security
11 3 (0.72%) BGP
11 3 (0.72%) Internet
11 3 (0.72%) tcpdump
11 3 (0.72%) VoIP
11 3 (0.72%) VPN
11 3 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (0.48%) S/MIME
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (15.83%) Oracle Database
2 64 (15.35%) PostgreSQL
3 45 (10.79%) Oracle Database 11g
4 44 (10.55%) SQL Server
5 35 (8.39%) Relational Database
6 27 (6.47%) Data Warehouse
6 27 (6.47%) RDBMS
7 25 (6.00%) MongoDB
7 25 (6.00%) MySQL
8 21 (5.04%) BigQuery
8 21 (5.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 20 (4.80%) Hadoop
10 19 (4.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 19 (4.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 16 (3.84%) Redis
12 13 (3.12%) Big Data
12 13 (3.12%) NoSQL
12 13 (3.12%) Oracle Database 12c
13 11 (2.64%) Spark SQL
14 10 (2.40%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 100 (23.98%) Jenkins
2 84 (20.14%) Git (software)
3 69 (16.55%) JIRA
4 41 (9.83%) Subversion
5 25 (6.00%) Maven
6 21 (5.04%) GitLab
6 21 (5.04%) IntelliJ
6 21 (5.04%) JUnit
7 17 (4.08%) Cucumber
8 14 (3.36%) Oracle APEX
8 14 (3.36%) Selenium
9 10 (2.40%) Ant
10 9 (2.16%) Mockito
11 7 (1.68%) Bitbucket
11 7 (1.68%) Gradle
11 7 (1.68%) Moq
11 7 (1.68%) NUnit
11 7 (1.68%) SoapUI
11 7 (1.68%) SpecFlow
12 6 (1.44%) Oracle Forms
General
1 181 (43.41%) Finance
2 68 (16.31%) Social Skills
3 63 (15.11%) Banking
4 56 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
5 36 (8.63%) Investment Banking
6 22 (5.28%) Front Office
7 11 (2.64%) Financial Institution
8 10 (2.40%) Retail
9 9 (2.16%) Corporate Banking
9 9 (2.16%) Marketing
9 9 (2.16%) Presentation Skills
10 7 (1.68%) Games
10 7 (1.68%) Law
11 6 (1.44%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 6 (1.44%) Public Sector
12 4 (0.96%) Arabic Language
12 4 (0.96%) French Language
12 4 (0.96%) Hindi Language
12 4 (0.96%) Mandarin Language
12 4 (0.96%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 100 (23.98%) Developer
2 48 (11.51%) DBA
3 44 (10.55%) DevOps Engineer
4 43 (10.31%) Administrator
5 35 (8.39%) Oracle DBA
6 34 (8.15%) Unix Administrator
7 31 (7.43%) Platform Engineer
8 27 (6.47%) Analyst
9 21 (5.04%) Analyst Developer
10 19 (4.56%) Pricing Analyst
10 19 (4.56%) Pricing Developer
11 17 (4.08%) Software Engineer
12 16 (3.84%) Unix DBA
13 15 (3.60%) Data Engineer
13 15 (3.60%) Java Developer
13 15 (3.60%) Murex Developer
14 13 (3.12%) AWS DevOps
14 13 (3.12%) AWS DevOps Engineer
14 13 (3.12%) AWS Engineer
14 13 (3.12%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (12.95%) Spring
2 47 (11.27%) REST
3 40 (9.59%) Kafka
4 34 (8.15%) React
5 33 (7.91%) XML
6 29 (6.95%) FIX Protocol
7 27 (6.47%) .NET
7 27 (6.47%) AngularJS
8 24 (5.76%) Middleware
8 24 (5.76%) Spring Boot
9 22 (5.28%) HTML
9 22 (5.28%) RESTful
10 20 (4.80%) Java EE
11 19 (4.56%) XSLT
12 17 (4.08%) Apache Camel
12 17 (4.08%) ASP.NET
13 16 (3.84%) CSS
13 16 (3.84%) RabbitMQ
14 15 (3.60%) JSON
14 15 (3.60%) Murex MxML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (7.91%) Cloud Native
2 31 (7.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 29 (6.95%) Virtual Team
4 28 (6.71%) User Experience
5 27 (6.47%) Self-Motivation
6 25 (6.00%) Enterprise Cloud
6 25 (6.00%) Equities
7 23 (5.52%) Management Information System
8 18 (4.32%) Fixed Income
9 17 (4.08%) Clustering
10 13 (3.12%) Linux Command Line
11 11 (2.64%) Algorithms
12 10 (2.40%) Data Centre
13 8 (1.92%) Digital Media
14 7 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
14 7 (1.68%) Greenfield Project
14 7 (1.68%) Public Cloud
15 6 (1.44%) Hedge funds
16 5 (1.20%) Mobile App
17 3 (0.72%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 240 (57.55%) Linux
2 197 (47.24%) Unix
3 38 (9.11%) Windows
4 22 (5.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (5.28%) Windows Server
5 13 (3.12%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 12 (2.88%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.44%) Android
8 4 (0.96%) CentOS
8 4 (0.96%) Oracle Linux
8 4 (0.96%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.72%) Windows Server 2016
9 3 (0.72%) Windows Server 2019
10 2 (0.48%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (0.48%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.24%) Alpine Linux
11 1 (0.24%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.24%) Debian
11 1 (0.24%) Fedora
11 1 (0.24%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (39.09%) DevOps
2 128 (30.70%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (17.51%) Computer Science
4 69 (16.55%) Continuous Integration
5 64 (15.35%) Software Engineering
6 63 (15.11%) TDD
7 58 (13.91%) Continuous Delivery
7 58 (13.91%) Microservices
8 56 (13.43%) Test Automation
9 55 (13.19%) Database Security
10 53 (12.71%) ITIL
11 51 (12.23%) Problem-Solving
12 49 (11.75%) Data Modelling
13 48 (11.51%) Business Intelligence
14 43 (10.31%) Data Pipeline
14 43 (10.31%) Scrum
15 42 (10.07%) Capacity Management
15 42 (10.07%) Configuration Management
16 41 (9.83%) Analytics
16 41 (9.83%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 226 (54.20%) Python
2 179 (42.93%) SQL
3 167 (40.05%) Java
4 75 (17.99%) Bash
5 71 (17.03%) JavaScript
6 48 (11.51%) C#
6 48 (11.51%) Perl
7 44 (10.55%) PowerShell
8 41 (9.83%) C++
9 35 (8.39%) C
10 33 (7.91%) PL/SQL
11 32 (7.67%) Scala
12 28 (6.71%) Go
13 17 (4.08%) Ruby
14 11 (2.64%) T-SQL
15 9 (2.16%) TypeScript
16 8 (1.92%) Java 11
16 8 (1.92%) Java 8
16 8 (1.92%) Kotlin
17 6 (1.44%) Rust
Qualifications
1 88 (21.10%) Degree
2 46 (11.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (1.92%) HNC
3 8 (1.92%) HND
3 8 (1.92%) MCSA
3 8 (1.92%) MCSE
3 8 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (1.44%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.44%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.72%) CCNA
6 3 (0.72%) CompTIA Security+
6 3 (0.72%) Network+ Certification
6 3 (0.72%) SSCP
7 2 (0.48%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 2 (0.48%) CCSP
7 2 (0.48%) CISSP
7 2 (0.48%) CREST Certified
7 2 (0.48%) RHCE
7 2 (0.48%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (8.39%) QA
2 2 (0.48%) ISO 20022
2 2 (0.48%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.24%) GDPR
3 1 (0.24%) ISO 15022
3 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 79 (18.94%) Docker
2 4 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (0.72%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.72%) iptables
3 3 (0.72%) Snort
3 3 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.48%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.48%) HDFS
5 1 (0.24%) LXC
5 1 (0.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 69 (16.55%) Kubernetes
2 58 (13.91%) Terraform
3 50 (11.99%) Puppet
4 49 (11.75%) Ansible
5 13 (3.12%) Data Guard
5 13 (3.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 13 (3.12%) Oracle RMAN
6 12 (2.88%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (1.68%) Grafana
7 7 (1.68%) Prometheus
8 4 (0.96%) Control-M
9 3 (0.72%) ITRS Geneos
10 2 (0.48%) CASB
10 2 (0.48%) Check_MK
10 2 (0.48%) Consul
10 2 (0.48%) Icinga
10 2 (0.48%) Jamf Pro
10 2 (0.48%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.48%) Packer
10 2 (0.48%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 156 (37.41%) Oracle
2 44 (10.55%) Red Hat
3 35 (8.39%) ServiceNow
4 34 (8.15%) VMware
5 31 (7.43%) NetApp
6 28 (6.71%) Microsoft
7 26 (6.24%) Google
8 17 (4.08%) Murex
8 17 (4.08%) Splunk
9 16 (3.84%) Bloomberg
10 13 (3.12%) IBM
10 13 (3.12%) Netezza
11 9 (2.16%) Samsung
11 9 (2.16%) Temenos
12 8 (1.92%) BT
13 6 (1.44%) Apple
13 6 (1.44%) New Relic
14 5 (1.20%) Adobe
14 5 (1.20%) Delphix
14 5 (1.20%) Sun