Period
to 19 September 2019

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 19 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
England > London
6 months to
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 339 273 239
Rank change year-on-year -66 -34 +40
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 479 861 1,163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.86% 1.25% 1.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.53% 2.19% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 337 592 706
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £91,000 £95,000 £100,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +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 31,284 39,291 41,316
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 55.99% 57.12% 54.97%
Number of salaries quoted 26,129 32,396 32,745
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% +2.11%

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 19 September 2019.

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 19 September 2019. 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 -31 112 £65,000 +15.56% 27
West London -5 13 £57,500 +9.52% 2
South London +12 10 £57,500 - 2
North London +2 9 £65,000 +36.84% 1
East London +30 8 £51,750 -17.20% 4
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2019, 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.

1 280 (58.46%) Linux
2 228 (47.60%) Python
3 203 (42.38%) AWS
4 192 (40.08%) DevOps
5 188 (39.25%) SQL
6 186 (38.83%) Agile Software Development
7 160 (33.40%) Java
8 146 (30.48%) Unix
9 141 (29.44%) Finance
10 125 (26.10%) Puppet
11 122 (25.47%) Ansible
12 120 (25.05%) Terraform
13 119 (24.84%) Jenkins
14 112 (23.38%) Oracle
15 107 (22.34%) Docker
16 106 (22.13%) Windows
17 97 (20.25%) QA
18 96 (20.04%) Opscode Chef
19 84 (17.54%) PowerShell
20 82 (17.12%) Kubernetes
21 79 (16.49%) Azure
22 78 (16.28%) Problem-Solving
23 71 (14.82%) Degree
23 71 (14.82%) TCP/IP
24 69 (14.41%) Git (software)
24 69 (14.41%) Bash Shell
25 66 (13.78%) Computer Science
26 58 (12.11%) Perl
27 57 (11.90%) Scrum
28 55 (11.48%) Banking

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 33 (6.89%) Apache
2 29 (6.05%) nginx
3 22 (4.59%) Tomcat
4 16 (3.34%) Apache Airflow
5 15 (3.13%) Apache Spark
5 15 (3.13%) WebSphere
6 10 (2.09%) Cloud Foundry
6 10 (2.09%) Confluence
6 10 (2.09%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (1.67%) SharePoint
8 6 (1.25%) WebLogic
9 4 (0.84%) Zimbra
10 3 (0.63%) IIS
10 3 (0.63%) JBoss
10 3 (0.63%) Jupyter
10 3 (0.63%) WordPress
11 2 (0.42%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.42%) SAS
12 1 (0.21%) IBM HTTP Server
12 1 (0.21%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (1.04%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.21%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.21%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.84%) Front Arena
1 4 (0.84%) Orchestrade
2 3 (0.63%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.42%) Summit
4 1 (0.21%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.21%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 203 (42.38%) AWS
2 79 (16.49%) Azure
3 49 (10.23%) AWS CloudFormation
4 48 (10.02%) GCP
5 37 (7.72%) Amazon EC2
6 27 (5.64%) Amazon S3
7 19 (3.97%) SaaS
8 18 (3.76%) Sumo Logic
9 16 (3.34%) npm
10 15 (3.13%) Office 365
11 14 (2.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 14 (2.92%) Amazon ELB
11 14 (2.92%) PaaS
12 12 (2.51%) Serverless
12 12 (2.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 11 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
14 9 (1.88%) Datadog
14 9 (1.88%) GitHub
15 8 (1.67%) IaaS
16 6 (1.25%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 71 (14.82%) TCP/IP
2 32 (6.68%) Firewall
3 23 (4.80%) DNS
4 21 (4.38%) BGP
5 20 (4.18%) DHCP
6 18 (3.76%) VPN
7 13 (2.71%) SAN
7 13 (2.71%) WAN
8 10 (2.09%) Internet
9 9 (1.88%) NAS
9 9 (1.88%) Network Security
10 8 (1.67%) LAN
11 6 (1.25%) SNMP
11 6 (1.25%) SSL
12 5 (1.04%) Asterisk PBX
12 5 (1.04%) iSCSI
12 5 (1.04%) Remote Desktop
12 5 (1.04%) VLAN
13 4 (0.84%) HTTP
13 4 (0.84%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (9.60%) Relational Database
2 37 (7.72%) MySQL
3 34 (7.10%) SQL Server
4 33 (6.89%) Amazon RDS
5 30 (6.26%) Big Data
5 30 (6.26%) Oracle Database
6 27 (5.64%) Data Warehouse
7 19 (3.97%) Hadoop
8 18 (3.76%) Blockchain
8 18 (3.76%) RDBMS
9 14 (2.92%) Apache Hive
10 12 (2.51%) BigQuery
10 12 (2.51%) NoSQL
11 11 (2.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 11 (2.30%) DB2
12 10 (2.09%) Presto
13 8 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
13 8 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 6 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
14 6 (1.25%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 119 (24.84%) Jenkins
2 69 (14.41%) Git (software)
3 43 (8.98%) JIRA
4 35 (7.31%) TeamCity
5 34 (7.10%) Maven
6 27 (5.64%) Selenium
7 23 (4.80%) Cucumber
8 21 (4.38%) Sonatype Nexus
9 20 (4.18%) CircleCI
10 19 (3.97%) Gradle
11 18 (3.76%) Octopus Deploy
12 17 (3.55%) SonarQube
13 16 (3.34%) JUnit
13 16 (3.34%) ProC
14 15 (3.13%) git-flow
14 15 (3.13%) gulp
14 15 (3.13%) SoapUI
15 13 (2.71%) TestRail
15 13 (2.71%) WebDriver
16 12 (2.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 141 (29.44%) Finance
2 55 (11.48%) Banking
3 28 (5.85%) Front Office
4 21 (4.38%) Games
4 21 (4.38%) Investment Banking
5 18 (3.76%) Retail
6 15 (3.13%) Telecoms
7 12 (2.51%) Legal
8 9 (1.88%) Marketing
8 9 (1.88%) Public Sector
9 6 (1.25%) Billing
10 3 (0.63%) Back Office
11 2 (0.42%) Advertising
12 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.21%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.21%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 120 (25.05%) DevOps Engineer
2 92 (19.21%) Developer
3 56 (11.69%) Cloud Engineer
4 52 (10.86%) AWS Engineer
5 45 (9.39%) Systems Engineer
6 43 (8.98%) Senior DevOps
6 43 (8.98%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 36 (7.52%) Administrator
8 29 (6.05%) QA Engineer
9 27 (5.64%) Linux Engineer
10 22 (4.59%) Systems Administrator
11 21 (4.38%) Java Developer
12 19 (3.97%) Analyst
12 19 (3.97%) Applications Support
12 19 (3.97%) Data Engineer
13 17 (3.55%) AWS DevOps
13 17 (3.55%) AWS DevOps Engineer
14 16 (3.34%) Automation Engineer
14 16 (3.34%) Linux Systems Engineer
14 16 (3.34%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (8.35%) Web Services
2 30 (6.26%) JSON
3 29 (6.05%) XML
4 26 (5.43%) .NET
4 26 (5.43%) SOAP
5 23 (4.80%) FIX Protocol
6 21 (4.38%) REST
7 20 (4.18%) Spring
8 19 (3.97%) XML Schema
9 17 (3.55%) RESTful
10 16 (3.34%) Node.js
11 15 (3.13%) Spring Boot
12 14 (2.92%) Swagger
13 11 (2.30%) .NET Core
13 11 (2.30%) Elastic Stack
13 11 (2.30%) Gherkin
14 10 (2.09%) HTML
14 10 (2.09%) Regular Expression
15 9 (1.88%) CSS
15 9 (1.88%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 51 (10.65%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (7.52%) Fixed Income
3 33 (6.89%) Public Cloud
4 27 (5.64%) Self-Motivation
5 26 (5.43%) Linux Command Line
6 22 (4.59%) Equities
6 22 (4.59%) Mobile App
7 18 (3.76%) Algorithms
8 15 (3.13%) Derivative
9 13 (2.71%) Wiki
10 10 (2.09%) Greenfield Project
10 10 (2.09%) Replication
11 8 (1.67%) Clustering
11 8 (1.67%) Data Centre
11 8 (1.67%) Data Structures
11 8 (1.67%) Management Information System
12 7 (1.46%) Hedge funds
13 6 (1.25%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 5 (1.04%) Digital Currency
14 5 (1.04%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 280 (58.46%) Linux
2 146 (30.48%) Unix
3 106 (22.13%) Windows
4 32 (6.68%) Windows Server
5 28 (5.85%) CentOS
6 24 (5.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (3.76%) VMS
8 15 (3.13%) Ubuntu
9 14 (2.92%) Solaris
10 8 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.63%) AIX
11 3 (0.63%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.42%) Android
12 2 (0.42%) Fedora
13 1 (0.21%) Debian
13 1 (0.21%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.21%) SUSE
13 1 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (40.08%) DevOps
2 186 (38.83%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (16.28%) Problem-Solving
4 66 (13.78%) Computer Science
5 57 (11.90%) Scrum
6 52 (10.86%) Test Automation
7 48 (10.02%) Migration
8 40 (8.35%) Analytics
8 40 (8.35%) Software Engineering
9 37 (7.72%) Configuration Management
10 36 (7.52%) Infrastructure as Code
11 35 (7.31%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 34 (7.10%) Continuous Integration
13 33 (6.89%) Continuous Delivery
14 27 (5.64%) Open Source
15 26 (5.43%) Data Science
15 26 (5.43%) Fintech
16 24 (5.01%) ITIL
17 23 (4.80%) API Integration
17 23 (4.80%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 228 (47.60%) Python
2 188 (39.25%) SQL
3 160 (33.40%) Java
4 84 (17.54%) PowerShell
5 69 (14.41%) Bash Shell
6 58 (12.11%) Perl
7 46 (9.60%) JavaScript
8 36 (7.52%) C#
9 35 (7.31%) C++
10 32 (6.68%) PL/SQL
11 27 (5.64%) Ruby
12 26 (5.43%) Groovy
13 22 (4.59%) C
14 19 (3.97%) Go
15 15 (3.13%) PHP
16 14 (2.92%) Korn
17 9 (1.88%) Java 8
18 8 (1.67%) Clojure
19 5 (1.04%) Kotlin
19 5 (1.04%) R
Qualifications
1 71 (14.82%) Degree
2 47 (9.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (3.97%) RHCE
4 16 (3.34%) CCNA
4 16 (3.34%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (2.30%) AWS Certification
6 7 (1.46%) ISTQB
7 6 (1.25%) Oracle Certification
7 6 (1.25%) Sun Certification
8 5 (1.04%) CISSP
9 4 (0.84%) CISM
10 3 (0.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.42%) CISA
11 2 (0.42%) GIAC
11 2 (0.42%) Master's Degree
11 2 (0.42%) SANS
11 2 (0.42%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.21%) CHECK Team Member
12 1 (0.21%) CREST Certified
12 1 (0.21%) Cyber Scheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (20.25%) QA
2 6 (1.25%) GDPR
3 4 (0.84%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.42%) NCSC
5 1 (0.21%) NIST
5 1 (0.21%) SLA
5 1 (0.21%) Solvency II
System Software
1 107 (22.34%) Docker
2 26 (5.43%) Hyper-V
3 25 (5.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (4.80%) Active Directory
5 20 (4.18%) VirtualBox
6 19 (3.97%) Virtual Machines
7 10 (2.09%) HDFS
8 5 (1.04%) Terminal Services
8 5 (1.04%) vSphere
9 4 (0.84%) iptables
10 3 (0.63%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.21%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 1 (0.21%) Gluster
11 1 (0.21%) GridGain
11 1 (0.21%) Oracle Clusterware
11 1 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.21%) Postfix
11 1 (0.21%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.21%) Xen
11 1 (0.21%) zsh
Systems Management
1 125 (26.10%) Puppet
2 122 (25.47%) Ansible
3 120 (25.05%) Terraform
4 96 (20.04%) Opscode Chef
5 82 (17.12%) Kubernetes
6 27 (5.64%) Packer
7 11 (2.30%) Nagios
8 10 (2.09%) Grafana
8 10 (2.09%) Single Sign-On
9 9 (1.88%) Control-M
9 9 (1.88%) Microsoft Intune
10 8 (1.67%) AirWatch
10 8 (1.67%) BladeLogic
10 8 (1.67%) Rancher
11 7 (1.46%) ITRS Geneos
11 7 (1.46%) Kibana
12 5 (1.04%) Fluentd
12 5 (1.04%) Opsgenie
12 5 (1.04%) WSUS
13 4 (0.84%) SCCM
Vendors
1 112 (23.38%) Oracle
2 37 (7.72%) Red Hat
3 35 (7.31%) Microsoft
4 33 (6.89%) VMware
5 23 (4.80%) AppDynamics
5 23 (4.80%) Citrix
6 20 (4.18%) LogicMonitor
7 17 (3.55%) Google
8 14 (2.92%) IBM
9 13 (2.71%) Bloomberg
9 13 (2.71%) Cisco
9 13 (2.71%) Splunk
10 12 (2.51%) Teradata
11 11 (2.30%) Fidessa
12 10 (2.09%) Sybase
13 9 (1.88%) Tableau
14 8 (1.67%) Retek
15 5 (1.04%) Dell
15 5 (1.04%) HP
15 5 (1.04%) TIBCO