Period
to 17 May 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 17 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
England > London
6 months to
17 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 323 369 329
Rank change year-on-year +46 -40 -45
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 295 296 597
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.88% 0.74% 1.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.46% 1.30% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 194 242 469
10th Percentile £51,625 £40,000 £40,000
25th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -7.69%
75th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £91,250 £95,000 £100,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +2.80%

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 20,238 22,704 33,387
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 60.31% 56.71% 56.58%
Number of salaries quoted 15,379 19,003 28,306
10th Percentile £43,750 £41,250 £38,500
25th Percentile £55,000 £52,243 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% +8.33%
75th Percentile £88,750 £86,250 £82,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £105,000 £96,000
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 17 May 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 17 May 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 +4 49 £67,500 -3.57% 14
South London +18 4 £61,217 +2.03%
West London +24 3 £70,000 +75.00% 2
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 17 May 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.

1 186 (63.05%) Linux
2 164 (55.59%) Python
3 141 (47.80%) SQL
4 119 (40.34%) Finance
5 104 (35.25%) Agile Software Development
6 97 (32.88%) Java
7 93 (31.53%) Unix
8 89 (30.17%) Azure
9 81 (27.46%) AWS
10 75 (25.42%) DevOps
11 73 (24.75%) Banking
12 69 (23.39%) Git (software)
13 67 (22.71%) Docker
14 66 (22.37%) Jenkins
15 64 (21.69%) Kubernetes
16 55 (18.64%) Oracle
17 53 (17.97%) JIRA
18 50 (16.95%) JavaScript
18 50 (16.95%) Perl
19 49 (16.61%) Windows
19 49 (16.61%) Test Automation
20 47 (15.93%) Social Skills
21 45 (15.25%) Ansible
22 44 (14.92%) Analytical Skills
23 41 (13.90%) QA
24 40 (13.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 40 (13.56%) Data Warehouse
25 38 (12.88%) Spring
25 38 (12.88%) Bash Shell
26 36 (12.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 21 (7.12%) Apache
2 18 (6.10%) Confluence
3 14 (4.75%) SAS
4 8 (2.71%) JBoss
5 7 (2.37%) Apache Airflow
6 5 (1.69%) Apache Spark
6 5 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (1.69%) WordPress
7 4 (1.36%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.34%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.34%) nginx
8 1 (0.34%) Traffic Server
Applications
1 4 (1.36%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Bloomberg TOMS
1 1 (0.34%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 89 (30.17%) Azure
2 81 (27.46%) AWS
3 28 (9.49%) GCP
4 19 (6.44%) Power Platform
5 11 (3.73%) BrowserStack
6 10 (3.39%) GitHub
7 8 (2.71%) iTunes
8 7 (2.37%) Amazon EKS
8 7 (2.37%) SaaS
9 5 (1.69%) Azure Active Directory
10 4 (1.36%) Amazon ECS
10 4 (1.36%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (1.36%) Microsoft 365
11 3 (1.02%) Azure Data Factory
11 3 (1.02%) MinIO
12 2 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.68%) Heroku
12 2 (0.68%) OpenShift
12 2 (0.68%) Serverless
13 1 (0.34%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (9.49%) SSH
2 20 (6.78%) Firewall
3 19 (6.44%) DNS
4 15 (5.08%) DHCP
5 9 (3.05%) TCP/IP
6 8 (2.71%) HTTP
7 6 (2.03%) VLAN
8 5 (1.69%) FTP
8 5 (1.69%) IMAP
8 5 (1.69%) SAN
8 5 (1.69%) SMTP
9 4 (1.36%) SNMP
9 4 (1.36%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (1.02%) Internet
10 3 (1.02%) IPv4
10 3 (1.02%) IPv6
10 3 (1.02%) Network Security
10 3 (1.02%) OpenLDAP
11 2 (0.68%) LAN
11 2 (0.68%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (13.56%) Data Warehouse
2 36 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 36 (12.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 36 (12.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 34 (11.53%) PostgreSQL
4 32 (10.85%) Oracle Database
5 30 (10.17%) Relational Database
6 28 (9.49%) NoSQL
7 25 (8.47%) RDBMS
8 20 (6.78%) MongoDB
9 19 (6.44%) MySQL
9 19 (6.44%) Power BI
10 15 (5.08%) Apache Hive
10 15 (5.08%) Big Data
10 15 (5.08%) Hadoop
11 13 (4.41%) BusinessObjects
12 12 (4.07%) Hazelcast
12 12 (4.07%) Impala
12 12 (4.07%) Pentaho
13 11 (3.73%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 69 (23.39%) Git (software)
2 66 (22.37%) Jenkins
3 53 (17.97%) JIRA
4 24 (8.14%) JUnit
5 18 (6.10%) Cucumber
6 17 (5.76%) Selenium
7 13 (4.41%) Maven
8 11 (3.73%) Serenity BDD
8 11 (3.73%) TestRail
8 11 (3.73%) WebDriver
9 10 (3.39%) TeamCity
10 8 (2.71%) Appium
10 8 (2.71%) Calabash
10 8 (2.71%) eggPlant
10 8 (2.71%) GitLab
10 8 (2.71%) JMeter
10 8 (2.71%) LoadRunner
11 7 (2.37%) Artifactory
11 7 (2.37%) IntelliJ
11 7 (2.37%) Mockito
General
1 119 (40.34%) Finance
2 73 (24.75%) Banking
3 47 (15.93%) Social Skills
4 44 (14.92%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (8.81%) Back Office
6 18 (6.10%) Investment Banking
7 15 (5.08%) Marketing
8 12 (4.07%) Games
9 11 (3.73%) Front Office
10 9 (3.05%) Financial Institution
10 9 (3.05%) Retail
11 8 (2.71%) Electronics
12 4 (1.36%) Law
13 2 (0.68%) Public Sector
13 2 (0.68%) Telecoms
14 1 (0.34%) Advertising
14 1 (0.34%) Influencing Skills
14 1 (0.34%) Legal
14 1 (0.34%) Presentation Skills
14 1 (0.34%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 82 (27.80%) Developer
2 37 (12.54%) Java Developer
3 34 (11.53%) DevOps Engineer
4 28 (9.49%) Analyst
5 25 (8.47%) Applications Support
5 25 (8.47%) Support Analyst
6 21 (7.12%) Applications Support Analyst
6 21 (7.12%) Linux Engineer
7 17 (5.76%) Software Engineer
8 15 (5.08%) Data Engineer
8 15 (5.08%) Senior Developer
9 14 (4.75%) Digital Developer
9 14 (4.75%) UI Developer
10 12 (4.07%) Administrator
10 12 (4.07%) DBA
10 12 (4.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 12 (4.07%) QA Engineer
11 11 (3.73%) Architect
11 11 (3.73%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 11 (3.73%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (12.88%) Spring
2 29 (9.83%) Kafka
3 26 (8.81%) CSS
3 26 (8.81%) HTML
3 26 (8.81%) Spring Boot
4 24 (8.14%) .NET
5 23 (7.80%) HTML5
6 20 (6.78%) React
6 20 (6.78%) Web Services
7 17 (5.76%) GraphQL
7 17 (5.76%) RESTful
8 16 (5.42%) REST
9 14 (4.75%) AngularJS
9 14 (4.75%) CSS3
9 14 (4.75%) Ext JS
9 14 (4.75%) gRPC
10 12 (4.07%) React Native
11 11 (3.73%) XML
12 10 (3.39%) LAMP
12 10 (3.39%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.81%) Linux Command Line
2 23 (7.80%) Clustering
2 23 (7.80%) Mobile App
3 19 (6.44%) SWIFT
4 14 (4.75%) Social Network
5 11 (3.73%) Data Centre
5 11 (3.73%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (2.71%) Algorithms
6 8 (2.71%) Augmented Reality
7 7 (2.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (2.37%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.03%) Data Structures
8 6 (2.03%) Market Risk
9 4 (1.36%) Blog
9 4 (1.36%) Cloud Native
10 3 (1.02%) Derivative
10 3 (1.02%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.68%) Replication
12 1 (0.34%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 186 (63.05%) Linux
2 93 (31.53%) Unix
3 49 (16.61%) Windows
4 40 (13.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (6.10%) CentOS
6 12 (4.07%) Android
7 10 (3.39%) Solaris
7 10 (3.39%) Windows 10
8 9 (3.05%) Windows Server
9 8 (2.71%) Apple iOS
9 8 (2.71%) Embedded Linux
9 8 (2.71%) Ubuntu
10 6 (2.03%) Windows 7
11 5 (1.69%) Debian
12 4 (1.36%) Mac OS X
13 3 (1.02%) Fedora
14 2 (0.68%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (35.25%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (25.42%) DevOps
3 49 (16.61%) Test Automation
4 34 (11.53%) Software Engineering
4 34 (11.53%) TDD
5 31 (10.51%) Microservices
6 29 (9.83%) Mentoring
6 29 (9.83%) Open Source
7 28 (9.49%) Machine Learning
8 27 (9.15%) Analytics
8 27 (9.15%) SDLC
9 26 (8.81%) Scrum
10 25 (8.47%) Problem-Solving
11 24 (8.14%) BDD
12 23 (7.80%) ETL
13 21 (7.12%) API Development
13 21 (7.12%) Asset Management
13 21 (7.12%) Performance Tuning
14 20 (6.78%) Artificial Intelligence
15 18 (6.10%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 164 (55.59%) Python
2 141 (47.80%) SQL
3 97 (32.88%) Java
4 50 (16.95%) JavaScript
4 50 (16.95%) Perl
5 38 (12.88%) Bash Shell
6 31 (10.51%) PL/SQL
7 28 (9.49%) Scala
8 21 (7.12%) Java 8
9 20 (6.78%) Ruby
10 16 (5.42%) PowerShell
11 14 (4.75%) HiveQL
12 12 (4.07%) C++
12 12 (4.07%) T-SQL
13 11 (3.73%) Go
14 9 (3.05%) C
15 8 (2.71%) Apple Swift
15 8 (2.71%) Embedded C
15 8 (2.71%) Embedded C++
15 8 (2.71%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 18 (6.10%) Degree
2 8 (2.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (1.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.36%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.02%) CCNA
5 3 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.02%) MCITP
5 3 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.34%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.34%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (0.34%) GISF
6 1 (0.34%) ISACA
6 1 (0.34%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.34%) MCSA
6 1 (0.34%) MCSE
6 1 (0.34%) PhD
6 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.34%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (13.90%) QA
2 1 (0.34%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.34%) SLA
System Software
1 67 (22.71%) Docker
2 12 (4.07%) HDFS
2 12 (4.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (3.73%) Active Directory
4 10 (3.39%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (1.36%) vSphere
6 3 (1.02%) Ceph
6 3 (1.02%) NFS
7 2 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.34%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.34%) iptables
8 1 (0.34%) LXC
8 1 (0.34%) Squid
8 1 (0.34%) Varnish
8 1 (0.34%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.34%) Xen
Systems Management
1 64 (21.69%) Kubernetes
2 45 (15.25%) Ansible
3 36 (12.20%) Terraform
4 23 (7.80%) Puppet
5 9 (3.05%) Prometheus
6 8 (2.71%) Grafana
6 8 (2.71%) Icinga
6 8 (2.71%) Oracle RMAN
7 7 (2.37%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (2.37%) Red Hat Satellite
8 6 (2.03%) Nagios
8 6 (2.03%) ZABBIX
9 5 (1.69%) HAProxy
9 5 (1.69%) Nessus
10 4 (1.36%) Istio
10 4 (1.36%) Salt
11 3 (1.02%) Graylog
12 2 (0.68%) Oozie
12 2 (0.68%) WMI
13 1 (0.34%) Kibana
Vendors
1 55 (18.64%) Oracle
2 35 (11.86%) Red Hat
3 25 (8.47%) VMware
4 18 (6.10%) Microsoft
5 16 (5.42%) Apple
6 15 (5.08%) Google
7 14 (4.75%) Sencha
8 12 (4.07%) Cloudera
8 12 (4.07%) Informatica
8 12 (4.07%) Talend
9 11 (3.73%) Sybase
10 10 (3.39%) IBM
11 9 (3.05%) Cisco
12 8 (2.71%) ServiceNow
12 8 (2.71%) Xamarin
13 7 (2.37%) HP
14 6 (2.03%) GigaSpaces
14 6 (2.03%) Solarflare
15 5 (1.69%) Atlassian
15 5 (1.69%) Splunk