Period
to 4 March 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 4 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
England > London
6 months to
4 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 282 362 313
Rank change year-on-year +80 -49 -30
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 298 411 654
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.05% 0.81% 1.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.73% 1.45% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 200 330 511
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -7.69%
10th Percentile £46,125 £40,000 £37,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £100,000 £100,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 17,213 28,363 35,667
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 60.70% 55.99% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14,420 23,774 30,249
Median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £43,750 £40,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £105,000 £95,000
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 4 March 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 4 March 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 +56 54 £67,500 +3.85% 12
West London +52 5 £70,000 +75.00% 4
South London +24 2 - -
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 190 (63.76%) Python
2 147 (49.33%) Linux
3 119 (39.93%) Agile Software Development
4 118 (39.60%) SQL
5 115 (38.59%) Finance
6 111 (37.25%) Java
7 107 (35.91%) Unix
8 99 (33.22%) Azure
9 92 (30.87%) Git (software)
10 86 (28.86%) AWS
11 82 (27.52%) Banking
12 77 (25.84%) Oracle
13 75 (25.17%) DevOps
14 69 (23.15%) Jenkins
15 62 (20.81%) Ansible
15 62 (20.81%) JIRA
16 58 (19.46%) Docker
17 54 (18.12%) Test Automation
17 54 (18.12%) JavaScript
17 54 (18.12%) Kubernetes
18 53 (17.79%) Perl
19 49 (16.44%) PL/SQL
19 49 (16.44%) Bash Shell
20 46 (15.44%) Analytics
20 46 (15.44%) Oracle Database
20 46 (15.44%) Spring
21 45 (15.10%) Ruby
22 44 (14.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 44 (14.77%) Puppet
22 44 (14.77%) Scrum

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 35 (11.74%) Confluence
2 26 (8.72%) SAS
3 14 (4.70%) Apache
4 8 (2.68%) WebLogic
5 7 (2.35%) IIS
5 7 (2.35%) WordPress
6 5 (1.68%) Apache Airflow
6 5 (1.68%) Apache Spark
7 4 (1.34%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.34%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.01%) JBoss
9 2 (0.67%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (2.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (2.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (2.01%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.34%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.34%) Sketch
4 1 (0.34%) Zeplin
Cloud Services
1 99 (33.22%) Azure
2 86 (28.86%) AWS
3 28 (9.40%) Power Platform
4 27 (9.06%) GCP
5 18 (6.04%) Azure Active Directory
6 15 (5.03%) iTunes
7 10 (3.36%) BrowserStack
8 7 (2.35%) GitHub
9 6 (2.01%) Amazon EKS
10 5 (1.68%) Amazon ECS
10 5 (1.68%) Microsoft 365
10 5 (1.68%) SaaS
11 3 (1.01%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (1.01%) G Suite
11 3 (1.01%) IaaS
12 2 (0.67%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (0.67%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (0.67%) Azure Functions
12 2 (0.67%) BlazeMeter
12 2 (0.67%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 29 (9.73%) TCP/IP
2 24 (8.05%) DNS
3 23 (7.72%) SSH
4 16 (5.37%) Firewall
5 14 (4.70%) HTTP
6 11 (3.69%) FTP
6 11 (3.69%) IMAP
6 11 (3.69%) SMTP
7 9 (3.02%) DHCP
8 8 (2.68%) Internet
8 8 (2.68%) SAN
9 7 (2.35%) Network Security
10 5 (1.68%) IPv4
10 5 (1.68%) IPv6
10 5 (1.68%) SSL
10 5 (1.68%) VLAN
11 4 (1.34%) ICMP
11 4 (1.34%) SNMP
12 3 (1.01%) OpenLDAP
12 3 (1.01%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (15.44%) Oracle Database
2 36 (12.08%) PostgreSQL
3 34 (11.41%) NoSQL
4 32 (10.74%) Relational Database
5 30 (10.07%) Apache Hive
5 30 (10.07%) Hadoop
6 29 (9.73%) Big Data
6 29 (9.73%) SQL Server
7 28 (9.40%) Impala
7 28 (9.40%) Power BI
7 28 (9.40%) RDBMS
8 26 (8.72%) BusinessObjects
8 26 (8.72%) Pentaho
9 25 (8.39%) Data Warehouse
10 23 (7.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 20 (6.71%) MongoDB
11 20 (6.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 13 (4.36%) MySQL
13 12 (4.03%) Oracle Exadata
14 8 (2.68%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 92 (30.87%) Git (software)
2 69 (23.15%) Jenkins
3 62 (20.81%) JIRA
4 18 (6.04%) JUnit
5 17 (5.70%) Cucumber
6 16 (5.37%) Selenium
7 15 (5.03%) Appium
7 15 (5.03%) Calabash
8 13 (4.36%) Artifactory
8 13 (4.36%) Maven
9 12 (4.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 12 (4.03%) TeamCity
10 11 (3.69%) Gerrit
10 11 (3.69%) TestRail
10 11 (3.69%) WebDriver
11 10 (3.36%) JMeter
12 8 (2.68%) eggPlant
12 8 (2.68%) LoadRunner
13 7 (2.35%) Ant
14 6 (2.01%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 115 (38.59%) Finance
2 82 (27.52%) Banking
3 20 (6.71%) Back Office
4 12 (4.03%) Financial Institution
5 10 (3.36%) Investment Banking
6 8 (2.68%) Games
6 8 (2.68%) Retail
7 4 (1.34%) Marketing
8 3 (1.01%) Front Office
9 2 (0.67%) Public Sector
9 2 (0.67%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.34%) Brand Awareness
10 1 (0.34%) Law
10 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 77 (25.84%) Developer
2 39 (13.09%) DevOps Engineer
3 33 (11.07%) Java Developer
4 29 (9.73%) Data Engineer
5 26 (8.72%) Linux Engineer
6 21 (7.05%) Digital Developer
7 20 (6.71%) Analyst
8 19 (6.38%) Support Analyst
9 18 (6.04%) iOS Developer
10 17 (5.70%) DBA
11 16 (5.37%) Lead Developer
12 15 (5.03%) Applications Support
12 15 (5.03%) Automation Engineer
12 15 (5.03%) Consultant
12 15 (5.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 14 (4.70%) Applications Support Analyst
13 14 (4.70%) Azure DevOps Engineer
13 14 (4.70%) Azure Engineer
14 13 (4.36%) Python Developer
14 13 (4.36%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (15.44%) Spring
2 32 (10.74%) Kafka
2 32 (10.74%) Spring Boot
3 28 (9.40%) RESTful
4 22 (7.38%) CSS
4 22 (7.38%) HTML
5 21 (7.05%) GraphQL
5 21 (7.05%) gRPC
6 19 (6.38%) .NET
6 19 (6.38%) Web Services
7 18 (6.04%) HTML5
7 18 (6.04%) LDAP
8 17 (5.70%) REST
9 14 (4.70%) PhoneGap
9 14 (4.70%) React Native
9 14 (4.70%) YAML
10 12 (4.03%) Elastic Stack
10 12 (4.03%) XML
11 8 (2.68%) JDBC
12 7 (2.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 42 (14.09%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (8.72%) Mobile App
3 21 (7.05%) Social Network
4 20 (6.71%) SWIFT
5 13 (4.36%) Data Centre
5 13 (4.36%) Linux Command Line
5 13 (4.36%) Management Information System
6 12 (4.03%) Clustering
7 11 (3.69%) Self-Motivation
8 9 (3.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 8 (2.68%) Replication
10 6 (2.01%) Market Risk
11 5 (1.68%) Virtual Team
12 4 (1.34%) Client/Server
12 4 (1.34%) Data Structures
12 4 (1.34%) iPad
12 4 (1.34%) iPhone
13 3 (1.01%) Cloud Native
14 2 (0.67%) Analytical Mindset
14 2 (0.67%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 147 (49.33%) Linux
2 107 (35.91%) Unix
3 44 (14.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 35 (11.74%) Windows
5 23 (7.72%) CentOS
6 19 (6.38%) Apple iOS
7 14 (4.70%) Android
8 9 (3.02%) Ubuntu
9 6 (2.01%) Debian
9 6 (2.01%) Mac OS X
9 6 (2.01%) Solaris
10 5 (1.68%) Fedora
11 2 (0.67%) AIX
11 2 (0.67%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.67%) Windows Server
12 1 (0.34%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (39.93%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (25.17%) DevOps
3 54 (18.12%) Test Automation
4 46 (15.44%) Analytics
5 44 (14.77%) Scrum
6 43 (14.43%) SDLC
7 39 (13.09%) Mentoring
8 34 (11.41%) Microservices
9 33 (11.07%) Software Engineering
10 32 (10.74%) Asset Management
10 32 (10.74%) ETL
11 31 (10.40%) Requirements Gathering
12 30 (10.07%) API Development
12 30 (10.07%) Machine Learning
13 27 (9.06%) Data Analytics
13 27 (9.06%) TDD
14 26 (8.72%) Problem-Solving
15 25 (8.39%) Continuous Improvement
16 24 (8.05%) Software Delivery
17 23 (7.72%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 190 (63.76%) Python
2 118 (39.60%) SQL
3 111 (37.25%) Java
4 54 (18.12%) JavaScript
5 53 (17.79%) Perl
6 49 (16.44%) Bash Shell
6 49 (16.44%) PL/SQL
7 45 (15.10%) Ruby
8 28 (9.40%) PowerShell
9 26 (8.72%) HiveQL
9 26 (8.72%) Java 8
10 25 (8.39%) Scala
11 19 (6.38%) Apple Swift
12 15 (5.03%) Groovy
12 15 (5.03%) Objective-C
13 12 (4.03%) C#
14 11 (3.69%) Go
15 9 (3.02%) Korn
16 8 (2.68%) T-SQL
17 6 (2.01%) C++
Qualifications
1 23 (7.72%) Degree
2 16 (5.37%) BPSS Clearance
3 8 (2.68%) CCNA
3 8 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (2.68%) MCITP
3 8 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (2.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (2.35%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (2.35%) Master's Degree
5 6 (2.01%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.01%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.67%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.34%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (0.34%) GISF
8 1 (0.34%) ISACA
8 1 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.34%) RHCE
8 1 (0.34%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (14.09%) QA
2 5 (1.68%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.34%) SLA
System Software
1 58 (19.46%) Docker
2 26 (8.72%) HDFS
3 23 (7.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (6.04%) Active Directory
5 10 (3.36%) Oracle RAC
6 9 (3.02%) vSphere
7 4 (1.34%) RHEV
8 2 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.34%) Ceph
9 1 (0.34%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.34%) NFS
9 1 (0.34%) Squid
9 1 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.34%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 62 (20.81%) Ansible
2 54 (18.12%) Kubernetes
3 44 (14.77%) Puppet
4 41 (13.76%) Terraform
5 16 (5.37%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (2.68%) Icinga
6 8 (2.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 8 (2.68%) Oracle RMAN
6 8 (2.68%) Prometheus
7 7 (2.35%) Data Guard
7 7 (2.35%) Nagios
8 6 (2.01%) Grafana
8 6 (2.01%) HAProxy
9 4 (1.34%) Consul
9 4 (1.34%) Nessus
9 4 (1.34%) systemd
9 4 (1.34%) ZABBIX
10 3 (1.01%) Control-M
10 3 (1.01%) Istio
10 3 (1.01%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 77 (25.84%) Oracle
2 36 (12.08%) VMware
3 33 (11.07%) Red Hat
4 29 (9.73%) Informatica
5 26 (8.72%) Cloudera
5 26 (8.72%) Talend
6 21 (7.05%) Apple
7 20 (6.71%) IBM
7 20 (6.71%) ServiceNow
8 18 (6.04%) Microsoft
9 15 (5.03%) Google
10 14 (4.70%) Atlassian
10 14 (4.70%) Xamarin
11 10 (3.36%) HP
12 7 (2.35%) Brocade
13 5 (1.68%) Algorithmics
13 5 (1.68%) Sybase
14 4 (1.34%) GigaSpaces
14 4 (1.34%) TIBCO
15 3 (1.01%) SolarWinds