Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
England > London
6 months to
16 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 366 234 354
Rank change year-on-year -132 +120 -68
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 413 264 463
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.82% 1.36% 0.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.36% 2.23% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 219 159 318
10th Percentile £51,000 £48,750 £42,500
25th Percentile £58,250 £57,500 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £71,500 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.93% +3.85% +8.33%
75th Percentile £91,250 £80,000 £80,938
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,500 £95,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

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 30,442 11,857 30,748
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 60.80% 61.19% 56.11%
Number of salaries quoted 18,771 10,208 25,884
10th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £38,750
25th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £110,000 £100,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £56,612 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.98% +7.83% +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 16 October 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 16 October 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 -66 34 £65,000 -3.70% 24
West London -72 15 £60,000 -7.69% 5
South London -28 6 £65,000 +6.12% 3
East London - 5 - - 5
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 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.

1 249 (60.29%) Linux
1 249 (60.29%) Python
2 174 (42.13%) SQL
3 167 (40.44%) Finance
4 163 (39.47%) Unix
5 159 (38.50%) Java
6 144 (34.87%) Docker
7 140 (33.90%) AWS
8 138 (33.41%) DevOps
9 134 (32.45%) Agile Software Development
10 114 (27.60%) Git (software)
11 112 (27.12%) Kubernetes
12 109 (26.39%) Oracle
13 105 (25.42%) Azure
14 99 (23.97%) Jenkins
15 92 (22.28%) Software Engineering
16 82 (19.85%) Test Automation
17 79 (19.13%) Social Skills
18 71 (17.19%) Banking
19 69 (16.71%) Machine Learning
20 67 (16.22%) Terraform
21 64 (15.50%) Problem-Solving
22 63 (15.25%) Mentoring
22 63 (15.25%) Bash Shell
22 63 (15.25%) Degree
22 63 (15.25%) PostgreSQL
22 63 (15.25%) JavaScript
23 62 (15.01%) Integration Testing
24 61 (14.77%) JIRA
25 58 (14.04%) Continuous Integration

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 47 (11.38%) Apache Spark
2 33 (7.99%) Tomcat
3 17 (4.12%) Apache Airflow
4 15 (3.63%) Confluence
5 14 (3.39%) Apache
5 14 (3.39%) Elasticsearch
5 14 (3.39%) Oracle Coherence
6 9 (2.18%) Jupyter
7 8 (1.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 7 (1.69%) WebLogic
9 5 (1.21%) JBoss
10 4 (0.97%) SAS
11 3 (0.73%) FileNet
11 3 (0.73%) nginx
11 3 (0.73%) Papyrus
11 3 (0.73%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
13 1 (0.24%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.24%) Oracle Workflow
13 1 (0.24%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (0.73%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (0.73%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 19 (4.60%) Oracle Applications
2 14 (3.39%) Distributed Ledger
3 5 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.48%) Refinitiv Enterprise Platform
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 140 (33.90%) AWS
2 105 (25.42%) Azure
3 53 (12.83%) GCP
4 48 (11.62%) GitHub
5 29 (7.02%) Serverless
6 21 (5.08%) Microsoft 365
7 14 (3.39%) OpenShift
8 12 (2.91%) Amazon Kinesis
8 12 (2.91%) dbt
9 11 (2.66%) IaaS
10 10 (2.42%) Cloud Computing
11 9 (2.18%) AWS CloudFormation
11 9 (2.18%) Power Platform
12 8 (1.94%) PaaS
13 6 (1.45%) Azure Data Lake Analytics
14 5 (1.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 5 (1.21%) Amazon ECS
14 5 (1.21%) Dynamics 365
15 4 (0.97%) Amazon EKS
15 4 (0.97%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.60%) TCP/IP
2 13 (3.15%) DNS
3 11 (2.66%) Internet
4 8 (1.94%) Multicast
4 8 (1.94%) Sourcefire
5 7 (1.69%) HTTP
6 6 (1.45%) Firewall
6 6 (1.45%) SWIFTNet
7 5 (1.21%) SSH
7 5 (1.21%) VPN
8 3 (0.73%) Telnet
8 3 (0.73%) Wireshark
9 2 (0.48%) OpenLDAP
9 2 (0.48%) SAN
10 1 (0.24%) DHCP
10 1 (0.24%) IPv4
10 1 (0.24%) IPv6
10 1 (0.24%) NAS
10 1 (0.24%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (15.25%) PostgreSQL
2 53 (12.83%) Oracle Database
3 40 (9.69%) Hadoop
4 30 (7.26%) MongoDB
5 29 (7.02%) Relational Database
6 27 (6.54%) SQL Server
7 23 (5.57%) Big Data
8 22 (5.33%) Data Warehouse
8 22 (5.33%) Oracle Database 11g
9 17 (4.12%) NoSQL
10 16 (3.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 16 (3.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 14 (3.39%) Redis
12 13 (3.15%) Apache Cassandra
12 13 (3.15%) MySQL
13 12 (2.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 12 (2.91%) Spark SQL
14 11 (2.66%) Apache Hive
15 9 (2.18%) Flink
15 9 (2.18%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 114 (27.60%) Git (software)
2 99 (23.97%) Jenkins
3 61 (14.77%) JIRA
4 45 (10.90%) IntelliJ
5 44 (10.65%) Maven
6 37 (8.96%) JUnit
7 22 (5.33%) Subversion
8 21 (5.08%) Mockito
9 18 (4.36%) Bitbucket
9 18 (4.36%) GitLab
10 16 (3.87%) Sonatype Nexus
10 16 (3.87%) TeamCity
11 12 (2.91%) Cucumber
12 11 (2.66%) Ant
13 9 (2.18%) Mercurial
13 9 (2.18%) NetBeans
13 9 (2.18%) Visual Studio
13 9 (2.18%) Visual Studio Code
14 8 (1.94%) Eclipse
15 6 (1.45%) ClearCase
General
1 167 (40.44%) Finance
2 79 (19.13%) Social Skills
3 71 (17.19%) Banking
4 51 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
5 33 (7.99%) Investment Banking
6 22 (5.33%) Retail
7 21 (5.08%) Marketing
8 19 (4.60%) Front Office
9 18 (4.36%) Games
10 12 (2.91%) Public Sector
11 11 (2.66%) Electronics
12 9 (2.18%) Law
13 7 (1.69%) Presentation Skills
14 5 (1.21%) Back Office
15 4 (0.97%) Arabic Language
15 4 (0.97%) French Language
15 4 (0.97%) Hindi Language
15 4 (0.97%) Mandarin Language
15 4 (0.97%) Portuguese Language
15 4 (0.97%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 118 (28.57%) Developer
2 45 (10.90%) DevOps Engineer
3 36 (8.72%) Java Developer
4 35 (8.47%) Software Engineer
5 27 (6.54%) Senior Developer
6 25 (6.05%) Administrator
7 23 (5.57%) Machine Learning Engineer
8 22 (5.33%) Platform Engineer
9 21 (5.08%) Python Engineer
10 20 (4.84%) Analyst
10 20 (4.84%) Senior Software Engineer
11 18 (4.36%) DBA
12 17 (4.12%) Java Engineer
12 17 (4.12%) Unix Administrator
13 15 (3.63%) Architect
13 15 (3.63%) Java Software Engineer
14 14 (3.39%) Murex Developer
14 14 (3.39%) Senior Java Engineer
14 14 (3.39%) Senior Java Software Engineer
15 12 (2.91%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (13.32%) Spring
2 53 (12.83%) Kafka
2 53 (12.83%) REST
3 49 (11.86%) RESTful
4 41 (9.93%) HTML
5 35 (8.47%) AngularJS
6 32 (7.75%) Middleware
6 32 (7.75%) React
6 32 (7.75%) XML
7 29 (7.02%) HTML5
8 28 (6.78%) PyTorch
8 28 (6.78%) TensorFlow
9 26 (6.30%) FIX Protocol
10 25 (6.05%) RabbitMQ
11 23 (5.57%) Spring Boot
12 21 (5.08%) Dask
13 18 (4.36%) .NET
14 16 (3.87%) Apache Camel
14 16 (3.87%) CSS
15 14 (3.39%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 46 (11.14%) Linux Command Line
2 28 (6.78%) Algorithms
3 27 (6.54%) Data Centre
4 26 (6.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 23 (5.57%) Cloud Native
6 18 (4.36%) Self-Motivation
6 18 (4.36%) Virtual Team
7 15 (3.63%) Enterprise Cloud
7 15 (3.63%) User Experience
8 14 (3.39%) Digital Media
8 14 (3.39%) Management Information System
9 13 (3.15%) Mobile App
10 12 (2.91%) Blog
11 11 (2.66%) Augmented Reality
11 11 (2.66%) Fixed Income
12 10 (2.42%) Greenfield Project
12 10 (2.42%) Internet of Things
12 10 (2.42%) SWIFT
13 8 (1.94%) Cyber Defence
14 7 (1.69%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 249 (60.29%) Linux
2 163 (39.47%) Unix
3 50 (12.11%) Windows
4 13 (3.15%) Windows Server
5 11 (2.66%) Embedded Linux
6 10 (2.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (2.18%) Android
8 6 (1.45%) Oracle Linux
9 4 (0.97%) CentOS
10 3 (0.73%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.73%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.48%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.24%) Alpine Linux
12 1 (0.24%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.24%) Debian
12 1 (0.24%) Fedora
12 1 (0.24%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.24%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (33.41%) DevOps
2 134 (32.45%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (22.28%) Software Engineering
4 82 (19.85%) Test Automation
5 69 (16.71%) Machine Learning
6 64 (15.50%) Problem-Solving
7 63 (15.25%) Mentoring
8 62 (15.01%) Integration Testing
9 58 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
10 57 (13.80%) Artificial Intelligence
11 51 (12.35%) Microservices
12 50 (12.11%) TDD
13 49 (11.86%) Data Science
14 48 (11.62%) Computer Science
15 45 (10.90%) Fintech
16 41 (9.93%) Open Source
17 39 (9.44%) Business Intelligence
18 37 (8.96%) Analytics
19 36 (8.72%) Workflow
20 35 (8.47%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 249 (60.29%) Python
2 174 (42.13%) SQL
3 159 (38.50%) Java
4 63 (15.25%) Bash Shell
4 63 (15.25%) JavaScript
5 46 (11.14%) Perl
6 43 (10.41%) C++
6 43 (10.41%) Go
7 38 (9.20%) C#
8 35 (8.47%) C
9 34 (8.23%) Scala
10 22 (5.33%) PL/SQL
11 17 (4.12%) T-SQL
12 15 (3.63%) Java 11
13 14 (3.39%) Ruby
14 11 (2.66%) Java 8
14 11 (2.66%) PowerShell
15 10 (2.42%) TypeScript
16 8 (1.94%) R
16 8 (1.94%) Rust
Qualifications
1 63 (15.25%) Degree
2 34 (8.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.21%) HNC
3 5 (1.21%) HND
3 5 (1.21%) MCSA
3 5 (1.21%) MCSE
3 5 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.73%) AWS Certification
4 3 (0.73%) CREST Certified
4 3 (0.73%) OSCP
5 1 (0.24%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.24%) RHCA
5 1 (0.24%) RHCE
5 1 (0.24%) VCAP
5 1 (0.24%) VCDX
5 1 (0.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (9.93%) QA
2 14 (3.39%) PMO
3 7 (1.69%) ISO 20022
4 6 (1.45%) ISO 15022
5 3 (0.73%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 144 (34.87%) Docker
2 5 (1.21%) HDFS
3 4 (0.97%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.73%) Apache Flume
4 3 (0.73%) Ceph
4 3 (0.73%) NFS
5 2 (0.48%) LXC
5 2 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.24%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.24%) iptables
6 1 (0.24%) pfSense
6 1 (0.24%) Squid
6 1 (0.24%) Varnish
6 1 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.24%) Xen
Systems Management
1 112 (27.12%) Kubernetes
2 67 (16.22%) Terraform
3 48 (11.62%) Ansible
4 42 (10.17%) Puppet
5 15 (3.63%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (2.66%) Grafana
6 11 (2.66%) Prometheus
7 5 (1.21%) Icinga
8 4 (0.97%) ITRS Geneos
8 4 (0.97%) Nagios
8 4 (0.97%) ZABBIX
9 3 (0.73%) Consul
9 3 (0.73%) Control-M
9 3 (0.73%) Graylog
10 2 (0.48%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.48%) Istio
10 2 (0.48%) Kibana
10 2 (0.48%) logstash
10 2 (0.48%) Packer
10 2 (0.48%) Salt
Vendors
1 109 (26.39%) Oracle
2 26 (6.30%) VMware
3 22 (5.33%) Microsoft
3 22 (5.33%) NetApp
3 22 (5.33%) ServiceNow
4 21 (5.08%) Samsung
5 19 (4.60%) Red Hat
6 18 (4.36%) Bloomberg
7 17 (4.12%) Google
7 17 (4.12%) Splunk
8 15 (3.63%) Solace
9 14 (3.39%) BT
9 14 (3.39%) Murex
10 11 (2.66%) Cisco
10 11 (2.66%) IBM
11 10 (2.42%) Apple
12 7 (1.69%) Cloudera
12 7 (1.69%) HP
12 7 (1.69%) Sencha
13 6 (1.45%) Hortonworks