Period
to 26 May 2018

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 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
England > London
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 284 277 279
Rank change year-on-year -7 +2 -22
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 833 841 1,043
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.19% 1.22% 1.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.13% 2.20% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 604 649 803
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £59,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +5.93% +2.61%
10th Percentile £41,250 £34,550 £37,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £93,850 £80,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -

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 39,162 38,168 44,534
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 56.05% 55.43% 54.11%
Number of salaries quoted 32,253 32,587 39,161
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £89,150 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in London

Shell Script
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Shell Script in London.

Salary trend for Shell Script in London

Shell Script
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Shell Script in London over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

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 26 May 2018. 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 -17 179 £60,000 - 41
West London 0 11 £55,000 -4.35% 16
East London -1 6 £52,500 +31.25% 5
North London +2 2 - -
South London -22 1 - - 2
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, 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.

1 507 (60.86%) Linux
2 423 (50.78%) SQL
3 396 (47.54%) Unix
4 389 (46.70%) Java
5 368 (44.18%) Python
6 352 (42.26%) Finance
7 302 (36.25%) Agile Software Development
8 232 (27.85%) Oracle
8 232 (27.85%) Problem-Solving
9 223 (26.77%) DevOps
10 206 (24.73%) Amazon AWS
11 193 (23.17%) Banking
12 170 (20.41%) Windows
13 154 (18.49%) Perl
14 152 (18.25%) Degree
15 143 (17.17%) Analytical Skills
16 139 (16.69%) Continuous Integration
17 138 (16.57%) C++
18 130 (15.61%) Investment Banking
19 129 (15.49%) Bash Shell
20 127 (15.25%) Ansible
20 127 (15.25%) Docker
20 127 (15.25%) Relational Database
21 124 (14.89%) Maven
22 114 (13.69%) Computer Science
23 113 (13.57%) Jenkins
24 112 (13.45%) HTML
25 111 (13.33%) Scrum
26 109 (13.09%) Git (software)
27 106 (12.73%) JavaScript

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 69 (8.28%) Apache
2 66 (7.92%) Apache Spark
3 60 (7.20%) Tomcat
4 56 (6.72%) WebSphere
5 34 (4.08%) Confluence
6 31 (3.72%) OpenStack
7 28 (3.36%) Elasticsearch
7 28 (3.36%) nginx
8 27 (3.24%) WebLogic
9 22 (2.64%) IIS
10 20 (2.40%) JBoss
11 17 (2.04%) Cloud Foundry
12 15 (1.80%) WildFly
13 10 (1.20%) SharePoint
14 6 (0.72%) MQSeries
14 6 (0.72%) MS Exchange
14 6 (0.72%) Oracle Workflow
14 6 (0.72%) WebLogic Portal
15 5 (0.60%) Oracle Coherence
16 4 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 14 (1.68%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (0.60%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (0.24%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (0.24%) Eikon
2 2 (0.24%) Kondor
2 2 (0.24%) Oracle SCM
2 2 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.12%) FLEXCUBE
3 1 (0.12%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.12%) MetaTrader
3 1 (0.12%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.12%) Rolfe and Nolan
3 1 (0.12%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 206 (24.73%) Amazon AWS
2 65 (7.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 49 (5.88%) PaaS
4 48 (5.76%) SaaS
5 31 (3.72%) Cloud Computing
6 26 (3.12%) IaaS
7 24 (2.88%) Google Cloud Platform
8 21 (2.52%) AWS CloudFormation
8 21 (2.52%) IBM Cloud
8 21 (2.52%) npm
9 20 (2.40%) Bluemix
10 15 (1.80%) Amazon EC2
11 8 (0.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 8 (0.96%) AWS Lambda
11 8 (0.96%) Serverless
12 7 (0.84%) Amazon ELB
12 7 (0.84%) Amazon S3
12 7 (0.84%) Office 365
13 6 (0.72%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 5 (0.60%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 33 (3.96%) HTTP
2 32 (3.84%) Firewall
3 28 (3.36%) DNS
4 22 (2.64%) TCP/IP
5 19 (2.28%) Wireshark
6 18 (2.16%) Internet
6 18 (2.16%) SSH
7 17 (2.04%) Kerberos
8 16 (1.92%) SAN
9 14 (1.68%) LAN
9 14 (1.68%) Wireless
10 13 (1.56%) WAN
11 12 (1.44%) VPN
12 10 (1.20%) SMS
13 9 (1.08%) DHCP
14 8 (0.96%) AMQP
15 7 (0.84%) NAS
15 7 (0.84%) Reverse Proxy
15 7 (0.84%) SSL
16 6 (0.72%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (15.25%) Relational Database
2 93 (11.16%) Oracle Database
3 92 (11.04%) Big Data
4 84 (10.08%) SQL Server
5 74 (8.88%) NoSQL
6 71 (8.52%) RDBMS
7 69 (8.28%) MongoDB
7 69 (8.28%) MySQL
8 47 (5.64%) PostgreSQL
9 43 (5.16%) Data Warehouse
9 43 (5.16%) Hadoop
10 29 (3.48%) DB2
11 27 (3.24%) Oracle Database 11g
12 26 (3.12%) Oracle Database 12c
13 21 (2.52%) Data Lake
14 20 (2.40%) Oracle ODI
15 17 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 17 (2.04%) Sybase ASE
16 16 (1.92%) Oracle Database 10g
17 14 (1.68%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 124 (14.89%) Maven
2 113 (13.57%) Jenkins
3 109 (13.09%) Git (software)
4 80 (9.60%) JIRA
5 68 (8.16%) Gradle
6 67 (8.04%) Subversion
7 49 (5.88%) JUnit
8 40 (4.80%) Selenium
9 39 (4.68%) TeamCity
10 33 (3.96%) Ant
11 32 (3.84%) gulp
12 27 (3.24%) Vagrant
13 25 (3.00%) Sonatype Nexus
14 21 (2.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 17 (2.04%) Fiddler
16 16 (1.92%) Bitbucket
17 15 (1.80%) Emacs
18 13 (1.56%) ClearCase
19 11 (1.32%) Bundler
19 11 (1.32%) HP UFT
General
1 352 (42.26%) Finance
2 193 (23.17%) Banking
3 130 (15.61%) Investment Banking
4 78 (9.36%) Front Office
5 69 (8.28%) Games
6 54 (6.48%) Financial Institution
7 43 (5.16%) Legal
8 35 (4.20%) Retail
9 27 (3.24%) Back Office
10 21 (2.52%) Electronics
10 21 (2.52%) Marketing
11 17 (2.04%) Advertising
12 12 (1.44%) Manufacturing
13 10 (1.20%) Telecoms
14 9 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.36%) Billing
16 2 (0.24%) Music Industry
17 1 (0.12%) German Language
17 1 (0.12%) Retail Banking
17 1 (0.12%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 187 (22.45%) Developer
2 98 (11.76%) Applications Support
3 95 (11.40%) Analyst
4 83 (9.96%) Java Developer
5 70 (8.40%) Administrator
6 67 (8.04%) DevOps Engineer
7 52 (6.24%) DBA
8 46 (5.52%) Systems Administrator
9 43 (5.16%) Tester
10 39 (4.68%) Support Analyst
11 34 (4.08%) Architect
12 33 (3.96%) Applications Support Analyst
12 33 (3.96%) AWS DevOps
13 32 (3.84%) Cloud Engineer
13 32 (3.84%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 28 (3.36%) Linux Administrator
14 28 (3.36%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 27 (3.24%) Lead DevOps
15 27 (3.24%) Oracle DBA
16 26 (3.12%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (13.45%) HTML
2 93 (11.16%) Spring
2 93 (11.16%) XML
3 90 (10.80%) Web Services
4 85 (10.20%) AngularJS
5 72 (8.64%) JSON
6 64 (7.68%) .NET
6 64 (7.68%) FIX Protocol
7 63 (7.56%) RabbitMQ
8 55 (6.60%) React
9 52 (6.24%) HTML5
9 52 (6.24%) J2EE
10 46 (5.52%) Java EE
11 45 (5.40%) Spring Boot
12 44 (5.28%) Kafka
13 42 (5.04%) REST
14 41 (4.92%) Hibernate
14 41 (4.92%) JMS
15 38 (4.56%) Servlets
16 37 (4.44%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 143 (17.17%) Analytical Skills
2 114 (13.69%) Computer Science
3 75 (9.00%) Fintech
4 69 (8.28%) Linux Command Line
5 62 (7.44%) Fixed Income
6 59 (7.08%) Algorithms
7 58 (6.96%) Cyberthreat
8 54 (6.48%) Equities
9 49 (5.88%) Replication
10 47 (5.64%) Enterprise Software
11 42 (5.04%) Self-Motivation
12 40 (4.80%) Public Cloud
13 37 (4.44%) Derivative
14 34 (4.08%) Data Centre
14 34 (4.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 30 (3.60%) Management Information System
16 22 (2.64%) Virtual Team
17 19 (2.28%) Data Structures
18 18 (2.16%) Life Science
19 17 (2.04%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 507 (60.86%) Linux
2 396 (47.54%) Unix
3 170 (20.41%) Windows
4 65 (7.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 63 (7.56%) Solaris
6 37 (4.44%) CentOS
7 34 (4.08%) Windows Server
8 29 (3.48%) Ubuntu
9 20 (2.40%) AIX
9 20 (2.40%) VMS
10 18 (2.16%) Debian
11 15 (1.80%) HPUX
11 15 (1.80%) Mac OS X
12 14 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
12 14 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
13 11 (1.32%) Oracle Linux
14 9 (1.08%) Apple iOS
15 8 (0.96%) Robot Operating System
16 5 (0.60%) Mac OS
17 2 (0.24%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 302 (36.25%) Agile Software Development
2 232 (27.85%) Problem-Solving
3 223 (26.77%) DevOps
4 139 (16.69%) Continuous Integration
5 111 (13.33%) Scrum
6 101 (12.12%) TDD
7 87 (10.44%) Analytics
8 81 (9.72%) Test Automation
9 75 (9.00%) OO
10 74 (8.88%) SDLC
11 72 (8.64%) Investment Management
12 71 (8.52%) Low Latency
13 68 (8.16%) Open Source
14 66 (7.92%) Configuration Management
15 63 (7.56%) ITIL
16 62 (7.44%) Strategic Thinking
17 61 (7.32%) Risk Management
17 61 (7.32%) Software Engineering
18 60 (7.20%) Task Automation
19 57 (6.84%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 423 (50.78%) SQL
2 389 (46.70%) Java
3 368 (44.18%) Python
4 154 (18.49%) Perl
5 138 (16.57%) C++
6 129 (15.49%) Bash Shell
7 106 (12.73%) JavaScript
8 71 (8.52%) C#
9 64 (7.68%) PL/SQL
10 63 (7.56%) PowerShell
11 48 (5.76%) C
12 47 (5.64%) Ruby
13 43 (5.16%) Korn
14 42 (5.04%) Scala
15 36 (4.32%) Groovy
16 31 (3.72%) Go
17 24 (2.88%) PHP
18 20 (2.40%) T-SQL
19 16 (1.92%) Bourne shell
20 15 (1.80%) VB
Qualifications
1 152 (18.25%) Degree
2 48 (5.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (2.64%) ITIL Certification
4 14 (1.68%) AWS Certification
4 14 (1.68%) SANS
5 12 (1.44%) Master's Degree
6 11 (1.32%) ISEB
6 11 (1.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 11 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (0.96%) MCSD
7 8 (0.96%) Microsoft Certified Architect
7 8 (0.96%) RHCE
8 7 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (0.84%) Sun Certification
9 6 (0.72%) CCNA
10 5 (0.60%) CISM
10 5 (0.60%) CISSP
11 4 (0.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (0.36%) MCSE
12 3 (0.36%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (12.00%) QA
2 18 (2.16%) PCI DSS
3 7 (0.84%) Solvency II
4 6 (0.72%) GDPR
4 6 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (0.72%) SLA
5 5 (0.60%) Cyber Essentials
6 4 (0.48%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.48%) PSD2
7 3 (0.36%) GCP
8 2 (0.24%) UCITS
System Software
1 127 (15.25%) Docker
2 37 (4.44%) Active Directory
3 23 (2.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (2.52%) Virtual Machines
5 15 (1.80%) KVM
6 14 (1.68%) Oracle RAC
7 11 (1.32%) iptables
7 11 (1.32%) QEMU
8 6 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.60%) GridGain
10 4 (0.48%) Firmware
10 4 (0.48%) Hyper-V
11 3 (0.36%) HDFS
11 3 (0.36%) NFS
11 3 (0.36%) vSphere
11 3 (0.36%) Xen
12 1 (0.12%) Postfix
12 1 (0.12%) Samba
Systems Management
1 127 (15.25%) Ansible
2 83 (9.96%) Puppet
3 73 (8.76%) Opscode Chef
4 67 (8.04%) Kubernetes
5 35 (4.20%) Terraform
6 20 (2.40%) ITRS Geneos
6 20 (2.40%) Nagios
7 17 (2.04%) Data Guard
8 16 (1.92%) Oracle RMAN
9 15 (1.80%) Control-M
10 13 (1.56%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
11 11 (1.32%) HP ALM
11 11 (1.32%) Packer
12 9 (1.08%) Salt
13 8 (0.96%) Prometheus
13 8 (0.96%) Single Sign-On
14 7 (0.84%) Mesos
14 7 (0.84%) ZABBIX
15 6 (0.72%) Grafana
15 6 (0.72%) Nessus
Vendors
1 232 (27.85%) Oracle
2 66 (7.92%) Microsoft
3 65 (7.80%) Sybase
4 53 (6.36%) Red Hat
5 42 (5.04%) Bloomberg
6 41 (4.92%) IBM
7 37 (4.44%) Fidessa
8 36 (4.32%) Splunk
9 33 (3.96%) VMware
10 31 (3.72%) Google
11 27 (3.24%) Cloudera
12 25 (3.00%) AppDynamics
12 25 (3.00%) Informatica
13 24 (2.88%) Tableau
14 22 (2.64%) Cisco
14 22 (2.64%) HP
14 22 (2.64%) Talend
15 21 (2.52%) WorldPay
16 20 (2.40%) EXASOL
16 20 (2.40%) SnapLogic