Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
England > London
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 293 283 291
Rank change year-on-year -10 +8 -19
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 652 830 790
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.07% 1.19% 1.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.90% 2.13% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 501 643 619
London median annual salary £60,000 £67,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +8.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £38,750 £42,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £103,750 £91,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 34,402 39,025 37,887
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 56.66% 55.74% 55.22%
Number of salaries quoted 28,849 32,679 32,786
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £88,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 -1 154 £60,000 -4.00% 9
West London +37 20 £110,000 +100.00% 1
South London +15 13 £57,500 -
East London +27 7 £41,000 +2.50%
North London +19 4 £65,000 -
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 411 (63.04%) Linux
2 287 (44.02%) Python
3 275 (42.18%) SQL
4 244 (37.42%) Amazon AWS
5 220 (33.74%) Unix
6 205 (31.44%) Oracle
7 190 (29.14%) DevOps
8 177 (27.15%) Finance
9 175 (26.84%) Java
10 174 (26.69%) Agile Software Development
11 140 (21.47%) Puppet
12 133 (20.40%) MySQL
13 119 (18.25%) Jenkins
14 114 (17.48%) Problem-Solving
15 110 (16.87%) Degree
16 108 (16.56%) Docker
17 107 (16.41%) Ansible
18 105 (16.10%) Computer Science
18 105 (16.10%) Perl
19 104 (15.95%) Windows
19 104 (15.95%) Bash Shell
20 100 (15.34%) Terraform
20 100 (15.34%) Web Services
21 94 (14.42%) PowerShell
22 86 (13.19%) QA
23 84 (12.88%) Oracle Database
24 76 (11.66%) Continuous Integration
25 75 (11.50%) Banking
25 75 (11.50%) Apache
26 74 (11.35%) Ruby

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 75 (11.50%) Apache
2 52 (7.98%) nginx
3 47 (7.21%) Tomcat
4 41 (6.29%) Apache Spark
5 24 (3.68%) Confluence
6 20 (3.07%) WebSphere
7 7 (1.07%) WebLogic
8 6 (0.92%) GlassFish
8 6 (0.92%) JBoss
9 5 (0.77%) Oracle Application Server
9 5 (0.77%) SAS
10 4 (0.61%) Drupal
10 4 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (0.61%) IIS
10 4 (0.61%) Oracle Coherence
11 3 (0.46%) MS Exchange
11 3 (0.46%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.46%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.31%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (1.23%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.46%) SPSS
2 3 (0.46%) Stata
3 1 (0.15%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (0.15%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 3 (0.46%) Front Arena
1 3 (0.46%) Orchestrade
2 2 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.15%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.15%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 244 (37.42%) Amazon AWS
2 65 (9.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 50 (7.67%) Cloud Computing
4 28 (4.29%) AWS CloudFormation
5 27 (4.14%) Google Cloud Platform
6 23 (3.53%) SaaS
7 19 (2.91%) Amazon S3
7 19 (2.91%) PaaS
8 18 (2.76%) Serverless
9 16 (2.45%) IaaS
10 15 (2.30%) AWS Lambda
11 14 (2.15%) Amazon EC2
11 14 (2.15%) Slack
12 13 (1.99%) Amazon ELB
13 12 (1.84%) Amazon SQS
14 11 (1.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 11 (1.69%) Amazon Glacier
14 11 (1.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 9 (1.38%) npm
16 8 (1.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 70 (10.74%) TCP/IP
2 56 (8.59%) Firewall
3 33 (5.06%) VPN
4 25 (3.83%) Network Security
5 24 (3.68%) BGP
5 24 (3.68%) WAN
6 23 (3.53%) Internet
6 23 (3.53%) LAN
6 23 (3.53%) Wireless
7 19 (2.91%) MPLS
7 19 (2.91%) Wi-Fi
8 18 (2.76%) Unified Communications
9 17 (2.61%) DWDM
10 14 (2.15%) AMQP
11 13 (1.99%) DNS
12 9 (1.38%) NAS
12 9 (1.38%) SAN
13 8 (1.23%) FIX Connectivity
13 8 (1.23%) NetScaler
13 8 (1.23%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (20.40%) MySQL
2 84 (12.88%) Oracle Database
3 70 (10.74%) SQL Server
4 59 (9.05%) PostgreSQL
5 47 (7.21%) Big Data
6 42 (6.44%) Oracle Database 11g
7 41 (6.29%) NoSQL
7 41 (6.29%) Oracle Database 12c
8 40 (6.13%) Data Warehouse
9 38 (5.83%) Hadoop
10 36 (5.52%) Relational Database
11 28 (4.29%) Apache Hive
11 28 (4.29%) HBase
12 25 (3.83%) Apache Cassandra
12 25 (3.83%) MariaDB
13 24 (3.68%) MongoDB
14 23 (3.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 17 (2.61%) Impala
16 16 (2.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 15 (2.30%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 119 (18.25%) Jenkins
2 70 (10.74%) Git (software)
3 61 (9.36%) JIRA
4 44 (6.75%) Subversion
5 21 (3.22%) Selenium
6 20 (3.07%) Bitbucket
6 20 (3.07%) Maven
7 18 (2.76%) Cucumber
7 18 (2.76%) SoapUI
8 15 (2.30%) Eclipse
9 14 (2.15%) JUnit
10 12 (1.84%) Eclipse RCP
10 12 (1.84%) Oracle Forms
10 12 (1.84%) ProC
10 12 (1.84%) Travis CI
10 12 (1.84%) WebDriver
11 11 (1.69%) TeamCity
12 10 (1.53%) Gradle
12 10 (1.53%) TestRail
13 9 (1.38%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 177 (27.15%) Finance
2 75 (11.50%) Banking
3 36 (5.52%) Retail
4 28 (4.29%) Games
5 27 (4.14%) Front Office
5 27 (4.14%) Marketing
6 21 (3.22%) Investment Banking
7 20 (3.07%) Billing
8 14 (2.15%) Legal
9 12 (1.84%) Law
9 12 (1.84%) Military
10 8 (1.23%) Telecoms
11 6 (0.92%) Advertising
11 6 (0.92%) Back Office
11 6 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.31%) Electronics
12 2 (0.31%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 137 (21.01%) Developer
2 112 (17.18%) Administrator
3 91 (13.96%) Systems Administrator
4 82 (12.58%) DevOps Engineer
5 80 (12.27%) Analyst
6 56 (8.59%) Support Analyst
7 55 (8.44%) Applications Support
8 47 (7.21%) Linux Administrator
9 46 (7.06%) DBA
10 45 (6.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 43 (6.60%) Systems Engineer
12 42 (6.44%) AWS Engineer
13 39 (5.98%) Applications Support Analyst
14 34 (5.21%) Java Developer
14 34 (5.21%) Oracle DBA
15 32 (4.91%) Python Developer
15 32 (4.91%) Senior Developer
16 31 (4.75%) Junior
17 29 (4.45%) Architect
17 29 (4.45%) Junior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (15.34%) Web Services
2 55 (8.44%) LAMP
3 45 (6.90%) FIX Protocol
4 36 (5.52%) AngularJS
5 35 (5.37%) React
6 32 (4.91%) Node.js
6 32 (4.91%) XML
7 31 (4.75%) RESTful
8 26 (3.99%) Kafka
9 24 (3.68%) .NET
9 24 (3.68%) SOAP
9 24 (3.68%) WebSphere MQ
10 23 (3.53%) JSON
11 20 (3.07%) JMS
11 20 (3.07%) RabbitMQ
11 20 (3.07%) Spring
12 17 (2.61%) Jinja
12 17 (2.61%) REST
12 17 (2.61%) Swagger
13 15 (2.30%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 68 (10.43%) Linux Command Line
2 67 (10.28%) Analytical Skills
3 60 (9.20%) Fintech
4 35 (5.37%) Self-Motivation
5 27 (4.14%) Public Cloud
6 25 (3.83%) Fixed Income
7 22 (3.37%) Algorithms
7 22 (3.37%) Data Centre
8 21 (3.22%) Equities
9 20 (3.07%) Data Structures
10 19 (2.91%) Freedom of Information
11 18 (2.76%) Mobile App
11 18 (2.76%) Video Conferencing
12 16 (2.45%) Clustering
13 13 (1.99%) Client/Server
13 13 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
13 13 (1.99%) Replication
14 12 (1.84%) Derivative
14 12 (1.84%) NHS
15 11 (1.69%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 411 (63.04%) Linux
2 220 (33.74%) Unix
3 104 (15.95%) Windows
4 66 (10.12%) CentOS
5 55 (8.44%) Ubuntu
6 50 (7.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 40 (6.13%) Windows Server
8 20 (3.07%) Solaris
9 19 (2.91%) Debian
10 14 (2.15%) Android
11 12 (1.84%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (1.38%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (1.23%) AIX
13 8 (1.23%) VyOS
14 7 (1.07%) CoreOS
15 6 (0.92%) Apple iOS
16 3 (0.46%) Windows 10
16 3 (0.46%) Windows 7
17 2 (0.31%) Embedded Linux
18 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (29.14%) DevOps
2 174 (26.69%) Agile Software Development
3 114 (17.48%) Problem-Solving
4 105 (16.10%) Computer Science
5 76 (11.66%) Continuous Integration
6 69 (10.58%) Test Automation
7 64 (9.82%) Analytics
8 60 (9.20%) ITIL
9 58 (8.90%) Scrum
10 52 (7.98%) Performance Tuning
10 52 (7.98%) Software Engineering
11 47 (7.21%) Migration
12 43 (6.60%) Patch Management
13 38 (5.83%) Machine Learning
13 38 (5.83%) Mathematics
14 36 (5.52%) SDLC
15 35 (5.37%) Business Continuity
16 34 (5.21%) BDD
16 34 (5.21%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 33 (5.06%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 287 (44.02%) Python
2 275 (42.18%) SQL
3 175 (26.84%) Java
4 105 (16.10%) Perl
5 104 (15.95%) Bash Shell
6 94 (14.42%) PowerShell
7 74 (11.35%) Ruby
8 69 (10.58%) PL/SQL
9 63 (9.66%) C++
10 43 (6.60%) JavaScript
11 41 (6.29%) C
12 33 (5.06%) Groovy
13 31 (4.75%) C#
14 30 (4.60%) Korn
15 28 (4.29%) PHP
16 25 (3.83%) Scala
17 16 (2.45%) Bourne shell
17 16 (2.45%) Clojure
17 16 (2.45%) C-shell
18 13 (1.99%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 110 (16.87%) Degree
2 60 (9.20%) Computer Science Degree
3 52 (7.98%) Security Cleared
4 38 (5.83%) Cisco Certification
5 27 (4.14%) Oracle Certification
6 21 (3.22%) RHCE
7 19 (2.91%) CCNP
7 19 (2.91%) OCP
8 18 (2.76%) CCNA
9 9 (1.38%) ISTQB
9 9 (1.38%) SC Cleared
10 7 (1.07%) DV Cleared
11 6 (0.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (0.77%) CHECK Team Member
12 5 (0.77%) CREST Certified
12 5 (0.77%) Cyber Scheme
12 5 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.77%) OSCE
12 5 (0.77%) OSCP
13 4 (0.61%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (13.19%) QA
2 29 (4.45%) GDPR
3 12 (1.84%) HL7
3 12 (1.84%) ISO 22301
3 12 (1.84%) ISO 9000
4 5 (0.77%) SLA
5 4 (0.61%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.31%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (0.31%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 2 (0.31%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 108 (16.56%) Docker
2 45 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (6.29%) Active Directory
4 25 (3.83%) Hyper-V
5 23 (3.53%) VirtualBox
6 22 (3.37%) Virtual Machines
7 19 (2.91%) Oracle RAC
8 13 (1.99%) Apache Flume
9 7 (1.07%) HDFS
10 6 (0.92%) iptables
11 4 (0.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 4 (0.61%) GridGain
11 4 (0.61%) vSphere
12 3 (0.46%) Postfix
12 3 (0.46%) Virtual Servers
13 2 (0.31%) Gluster
13 2 (0.31%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.15%) Terminal Services
14 1 (0.15%) zsh
Systems Management
1 140 (21.47%) Puppet
2 107 (16.41%) Ansible
3 100 (15.34%) Terraform
4 63 (9.66%) Kubernetes
5 62 (9.51%) Opscode Chef
6 34 (5.21%) Data Guard
7 28 (4.29%) Oracle RMAN
8 23 (3.53%) Nagios
9 16 (2.45%) HAProxy
10 13 (1.99%) SCCM
11 11 (1.69%) Hadoop YARN
12 9 (1.38%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
13 8 (1.23%) Packer
13 8 (1.23%) Prometheus
14 7 (1.07%) Salt
15 6 (0.92%) Consul
15 6 (0.92%) Control-M
16 5 (0.77%) Grafana
16 5 (0.77%) IBM BigFix
16 5 (0.77%) Icinga
Vendors
1 205 (31.44%) Oracle
2 73 (11.20%) Red Hat
3 69 (10.58%) VMware
4 51 (7.82%) Microsoft
5 32 (4.91%) IBM
6 30 (4.60%) Cisco
7 27 (4.14%) Perforce
8 23 (3.53%) LogicMonitor
9 21 (3.22%) Palo Alto
10 19 (2.91%) Cloudera
11 18 (2.76%) CheckPoint
11 18 (2.76%) TIBCO
12 16 (2.45%) Sybase
13 15 (2.30%) SAP
14 14 (2.15%) Software AG
15 13 (1.99%) Bloomberg
15 13 (1.99%) Fidessa
15 13 (1.99%) Talend
16 12 (1.84%) HP
16 12 (1.84%) Teradata