Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
England > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 271 231 297
Rank change year-on-year -40 +66 -61
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 792 1,155 871
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.19% 1.54% 1.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.09% 2.80% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 557 706 663
London median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +4.17% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £33,875 £38,640
90th Percentile £100,000 £107,500 £88,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 37,973 41,294 41,339
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 57.20% 54.99% 54.42%
Number of salaries quoted 31,680 32,796 36,308
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 18 November 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 18 November 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 -52 160 £60,000 +4.35% 27
West London +24 35 £55,000 +10.00% 17
South London +9 19 £55,000 - 4
East London -2 6 £72,500 +16.00% 4
North London +8 4 £47,500 -20.83% 1
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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.

1 498 (62.88%) Linux
2 374 (47.22%) Unix
3 365 (46.09%) SQL
4 331 (41.79%) Finance
5 320 (40.40%) Python
6 257 (32.45%) Java
7 225 (28.41%) Oracle
8 223 (28.16%) Agile Software Development
9 210 (26.52%) Amazon AWS
10 205 (25.88%) DevOps
11 197 (24.87%) Perl
11 197 (24.87%) Problem-Solving
12 177 (22.35%) Windows
13 153 (19.32%) Bash Shell
14 139 (17.55%) Degree
15 133 (16.79%) PowerShell
16 130 (16.41%) Banking
17 124 (15.66%) Git (software)
18 122 (15.40%) Docker
19 116 (14.65%) Web Services
20 111 (14.02%) Relational Database
20 111 (14.02%) Microsoft Azure
21 110 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
22 109 (13.76%) Puppet
23 105 (13.26%) Jenkins
24 103 (13.01%) Ansible
24 103 (13.01%) PL/SQL
25 101 (12.75%) JavaScript
26 100 (12.63%) Computer Science
27 94 (11.87%) C++

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 87 (10.98%) Apache
2 67 (8.46%) Tomcat
3 51 (6.44%) Apache Spark
4 37 (4.67%) WebSphere
5 30 (3.79%) JBoss
6 24 (3.03%) GlassFish
7 19 (2.40%) nginx
8 15 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
9 14 (1.77%) Confluence
9 14 (1.77%) WebLogic
10 10 (1.26%) Drupal
10 10 (1.26%) Mule
11 8 (1.01%) Apache Solr
12 7 (0.88%) IIS
12 7 (0.88%) SAS
13 6 (0.76%) Oracle Application Server
13 6 (0.76%) Oracle Workflow
14 5 (0.63%) MQSeries
15 4 (0.51%) Cloud Foundry
16 3 (0.38%) OpenStack
Applications
1 20 (2.53%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.76%) SPSS
2 6 (0.76%) Stata
3 4 (0.51%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.13%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.13%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 11 (1.39%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (0.76%) Oracle Retail
3 5 (0.63%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (0.51%) BusinessWorks
4 4 (0.51%) Global One
5 3 (0.38%) Distributed Ledger
6 2 (0.25%) Kondor
6 2 (0.25%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.25%) Oracle HRMS
7 1 (0.13%) MetaTrader
7 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 210 (26.52%) Amazon AWS
2 111 (14.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (4.04%) Cloud Computing
4 31 (3.91%) Google Cloud Platform
5 26 (3.28%) Amazon EC2
6 25 (3.16%) PaaS
7 22 (2.78%) Amazon S3
7 22 (2.78%) SaaS
8 20 (2.53%) Office 365
9 18 (2.27%) Route 53
10 16 (2.02%) AWS Lambda
10 16 (2.02%) Serverless
11 13 (1.64%) AWS CloudFormation
12 9 (1.14%) Amazon ELB
13 8 (1.01%) npm
14 6 (0.76%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 6 (0.76%) GitHub
14 6 (0.76%) IaaS
14 6 (0.76%) Slack
15 5 (0.63%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 83 (10.48%) TCP/IP
2 55 (6.94%) Firewall
3 46 (5.81%) Internet
4 30 (3.79%) VPN
5 29 (3.66%) HTTP
6 27 (3.41%) DNS
7 26 (3.28%) BGP
7 26 (3.28%) WAN
8 25 (3.16%) Wi-Fi
8 25 (3.16%) Wireless
9 22 (2.78%) LAN
9 22 (2.78%) SMTP
9 22 (2.78%) SSH
10 20 (2.53%) Network Security
11 16 (2.02%) AMQP
11 16 (2.02%) DWDM
11 16 (2.02%) MPLS
11 16 (2.02%) Unified Communications
12 14 (1.77%) EIGRP
12 14 (1.77%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (14.02%) Relational Database
2 78 (9.85%) SQL Server
3 74 (9.34%) Big Data
4 66 (8.33%) NoSQL
5 60 (7.58%) MySQL
6 58 (7.32%) RDBMS
7 56 (7.07%) Oracle Database
8 51 (6.44%) Data Warehouse
9 46 (5.81%) MongoDB
10 45 (5.68%) Hadoop
11 30 (3.79%) Amazon RDS
12 29 (3.66%) PostgreSQL
13 25 (3.16%) Couchbase
14 20 (2.53%) Oracle Database 11g
15 18 (2.27%) DB2
16 17 (2.15%) Apache Cassandra
16 17 (2.15%) Oracle Database 12c
17 15 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
17 15 (1.89%) Oracle ODI
18 14 (1.77%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 124 (15.66%) Git (software)
2 105 (13.26%) Jenkins
3 70 (8.84%) JIRA
4 64 (8.08%) Maven
5 56 (7.07%) Subversion
6 17 (2.15%) Selenium
7 16 (2.02%) Gradle
8 15 (1.89%) JUnit
8 15 (1.89%) TeamCity
9 12 (1.52%) Oracle APEX
10 11 (1.39%) Ant
11 10 (1.26%) Sonatype Nexus
12 9 (1.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 9 (1.14%) Bitbucket
12 9 (1.14%) gulp
13 8 (1.01%) Eclipse
14 7 (0.88%) Hudson
15 6 (0.76%) PVCS
15 6 (0.76%) SoapUI
15 6 (0.76%) Toad
General
1 331 (41.79%) Finance
2 130 (16.41%) Banking
3 62 (7.83%) Investment Banking
4 43 (5.43%) Retail
5 40 (5.05%) Financial Institution
6 37 (4.67%) Games
7 31 (3.91%) Marketing
8 30 (3.79%) Back Office
9 28 (3.54%) Front Office
10 17 (2.15%) Telecoms
11 13 (1.64%) Billing
11 13 (1.64%) Electronics
12 7 (0.88%) Manufacturing
13 6 (0.76%) Publishing
14 5 (0.63%) Automotive
15 4 (0.51%) Law
15 4 (0.51%) Military
16 2 (0.25%) German Language
17 1 (0.13%) Spanish Language
17 1 (0.13%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 168 (21.21%) Developer
2 149 (18.81%) Analyst
3 98 (12.37%) Support Analyst
4 86 (10.86%) Applications Support
5 74 (9.34%) Applications Support Analyst
6 71 (8.96%) Administrator
7 64 (8.08%) DevOps Engineer
8 59 (7.45%) Systems Administrator
9 54 (6.82%) Linux Engineer
10 52 (6.57%) Java Developer
11 39 (4.92%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 38 (4.80%) Linux Administrator
12 38 (4.80%) Senior Developer
13 35 (4.42%) Support Engineer
14 34 (4.29%) Architect
15 31 (3.91%) Software Engineer
16 26 (3.28%) Systems Engineer
17 23 (2.90%) Tester
18 22 (2.78%) DBA
19 21 (2.65%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (14.65%) Web Services
2 65 (8.21%) XML
3 60 (7.58%) FIX Protocol
4 55 (6.94%) HTML
5 51 (6.44%) .NET
5 51 (6.44%) JSON
6 48 (6.06%) AngularJS
7 45 (5.68%) JMS
8 42 (5.30%) Kafka
9 38 (4.80%) Spring
10 37 (4.67%) RESTful
11 35 (4.42%) React
12 31 (3.91%) CSS
12 31 (3.91%) LDAP
12 31 (3.91%) RabbitMQ
12 31 (3.91%) REST
13 30 (3.79%) Middleware
14 28 (3.54%) SOAP
15 27 (3.41%) jQuery
15 27 (3.41%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 110 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
2 100 (12.63%) Computer Science
3 80 (10.10%) Fintech
4 72 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
5 38 (4.80%) Enterprise Software
6 36 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
7 35 (4.42%) Data Centre
8 28 (3.54%) Cyberthreat
8 28 (3.54%) Equities
9 26 (3.28%) Data Structures
10 25 (3.16%) Derivative
11 23 (2.90%) Fixed Income
12 22 (2.78%) Algorithms
13 21 (2.65%) Hedge funds
13 21 (2.65%) SWIFT
14 20 (2.53%) Greenfield Project
15 19 (2.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 16 (2.02%) Video Conferencing
17 15 (1.89%) Management Information System
17 15 (1.89%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 498 (62.88%) Linux
2 374 (47.22%) Unix
3 177 (22.35%) Windows
4 67 (8.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 58 (7.32%) Solaris
6 43 (5.43%) CentOS
7 39 (4.92%) Windows Server
8 20 (2.53%) Mac OS X
8 20 (2.53%) Ubuntu
9 18 (2.27%) AIX
10 15 (1.89%) Fedora
11 14 (1.77%) DC/OS
11 14 (1.77%) Windows 10
12 13 (1.64%) Debian
12 13 (1.64%) HPUX
13 12 (1.52%) Windows 7
14 11 (1.39%) CoreOS
15 10 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
16 9 (1.14%) VMS
17 7 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (28.16%) Agile Software Development
2 205 (25.88%) DevOps
3 197 (24.87%) Problem-Solving
4 94 (11.87%) Continuous Integration
5 90 (11.36%) Software Engineering
6 89 (11.24%) Test Automation
7 77 (9.72%) Scrum
8 67 (8.46%) ITIL
9 60 (7.58%) TDD
10 59 (7.45%) Microservices
11 58 (7.32%) SDLC
12 57 (7.20%) Business Intelligence
12 57 (7.20%) Low Latency
13 55 (6.94%) Analytics
13 55 (6.94%) OO
14 50 (6.31%) Configuration Management
14 50 (6.31%) Risk Management
15 49 (6.19%) High Availability
16 47 (5.93%) Data Modelling
16 47 (5.93%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 365 (46.09%) SQL
2 320 (40.40%) Python
3 257 (32.45%) Java
4 197 (24.87%) Perl
5 153 (19.32%) Bash Shell
6 133 (16.79%) PowerShell
7 103 (13.01%) PL/SQL
8 101 (12.75%) JavaScript
9 94 (11.87%) C++
10 72 (9.09%) Korn
11 71 (8.96%) Ruby
12 68 (8.59%) C#
13 56 (7.07%) C
14 55 (6.94%) Bourne shell
15 43 (5.43%) PHP
16 40 (5.05%) Scala
17 26 (3.28%) VB
18 21 (2.65%) C-shell
19 17 (2.15%) Go
20 16 (2.02%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 139 (17.55%) Degree
2 52 (6.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 29 (3.66%) RHCE
4 25 (3.16%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (2.90%) CCNP
6 22 (2.78%) Numerate Degree
7 17 (2.15%) RHCSA
8 13 (1.64%) RHCA
9 9 (1.14%) AWS Certification
9 9 (1.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 8 (1.01%) CISSP
11 7 (0.88%) Master's Degree
11 7 (0.88%) Oracle Certification
11 7 (0.88%) Sun Certification
12 6 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.51%) CEH
13 4 (0.51%) CHECK Team Member
13 4 (0.51%) Cyber Scheme
13 4 (0.51%) OSCE
13 4 (0.51%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (4.67%) QA
2 18 (2.27%) GDPR
3 8 (1.01%) SLA
4 4 (0.51%) MiFID
5 3 (0.38%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (0.38%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.38%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.25%) PMO
6 2 (0.25%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.13%) UCITS
System Software
1 122 (15.40%) Docker
2 49 (6.19%) Active Directory
3 40 (5.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (1.52%) Hyper-V
4 12 (1.52%) vSphere
5 11 (1.39%) VirtualBox
6 10 (1.26%) Virtual Machines
7 9 (1.14%) iptables
8 6 (0.76%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (0.51%) HDFS
9 4 (0.51%) Virtual Desktop
9 4 (0.51%) VMware NSX
10 3 (0.38%) KVM
10 3 (0.38%) Postfix
11 2 (0.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 2 (0.25%) GPFS
11 2 (0.25%) Lustre
11 2 (0.25%) Varnish
11 2 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 109 (13.76%) Puppet
2 103 (13.01%) Ansible
3 86 (10.86%) Opscode Chef
4 83 (10.48%) Kubernetes
5 61 (7.70%) Terraform
6 34 (4.29%) Control-M
7 32 (4.04%) Nagios
8 25 (3.16%) Salt
9 22 (2.78%) BMC PATROL
9 22 (2.78%) Rancher
10 20 (2.53%) Automic
11 16 (2.02%) HAProxy
11 16 (2.02%) Mesos
12 12 (1.52%) Docker Swarm
12 12 (1.52%) Packer
12 12 (1.52%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
13 8 (1.01%) Data Guard
14 7 (0.88%) Icinga
14 7 (0.88%) ZABBIX
15 6 (0.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 225 (28.41%) Oracle
2 83 (10.48%) Microsoft
3 78 (9.85%) Red Hat
4 62 (7.83%) Sybase
5 46 (5.81%) Cisco
6 41 (5.18%) VMware
7 36 (4.55%) IBM
8 32 (4.04%) SAP
9 30 (3.79%) Citrix
9 30 (3.79%) Google
10 25 (3.16%) Informatica
11 24 (3.03%) Tableau
12 23 (2.90%) BMC
13 20 (2.53%) TIBCO
14 19 (2.40%) SaltStack
15 17 (2.15%) CheckPoint
16 16 (2.02%) Cloudera
16 16 (2.02%) Palo Alto
17 14 (1.77%) Murex
17 14 (1.77%) Perforce