Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
England > London
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 266 243 279
Rank change year-on-year -23 +36 -43
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 862 1,097 1,006
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.25% 1.49% 1.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.20% 2.69% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 597 706 770
London median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £42,500 £33,125 £38,750
90th Percentile £97,500 £96,250 £85,000
England median annual salary £53,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -3.64% +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 39,267 40,774 43,919
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 56.84% 55.20% 54.43%
Number of salaries quoted 32,284 32,739 38,756
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 £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 21 August 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 21 August 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 -31 165 £60,000 +23.08% 14
West London +7 28 £52,500 +5.00% 10
East London +6 10 £62,500 +20.77% 7
North London +5 4 £45,000 -25.00%
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 537 (62.30%) Linux
2 425 (49.30%) SQL
3 403 (46.75%) Unix
4 383 (44.43%) Finance
5 365 (42.34%) Java
6 361 (41.88%) Python
7 286 (33.18%) Agile Software Development
8 250 (29.00%) Problem-Solving
9 243 (28.19%) DevOps
10 242 (28.07%) Oracle
11 213 (24.71%) Perl
12 195 (22.62%) Amazon AWS
13 191 (22.16%) Windows
14 172 (19.95%) Banking
15 161 (18.68%) Degree
16 153 (17.75%) Bash Shell
17 139 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
18 126 (14.62%) Investment Banking
19 123 (14.27%) Continuous Integration
20 121 (14.04%) Docker
21 120 (13.92%) Relational Database
22 119 (13.81%) Big Data
23 114 (13.23%) Ansible
23 114 (13.23%) Computer Science
24 113 (13.11%) JavaScript
25 112 (12.99%) C++
26 111 (12.88%) Git (software)
26 111 (12.88%) Test Automation
27 109 (12.65%) PowerShell
28 106 (12.30%) Web Services

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 83 (9.63%) Apache
2 71 (8.24%) Tomcat
3 66 (7.66%) Apache Spark
4 44 (5.10%) WebSphere
5 32 (3.71%) WebLogic
6 31 (3.60%) JBoss
7 28 (3.25%) Elasticsearch
8 20 (2.32%) OpenStack
9 18 (2.09%) Confluence
10 17 (1.97%) IIS
11 16 (1.86%) GlassFish
12 14 (1.62%) nginx
13 10 (1.16%) MQSeries
14 8 (0.93%) WebLogic Portal
15 7 (0.81%) Apache Solr
15 7 (0.81%) Cloud Foundry
15 7 (0.81%) Mule
16 5 (0.58%) Oracle Workflow
17 3 (0.35%) Oracle Coherence
17 3 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 15 (1.74%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.12%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 4 (0.46%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (0.35%) Distributed Ledger
2 3 (0.35%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.23%) Eikon
3 2 (0.23%) Kondor
4 1 (0.12%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle SCM
4 1 (0.12%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 195 (22.62%) Amazon AWS
2 102 (11.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (4.18%) SaaS
4 33 (3.83%) Google Cloud Platform
4 33 (3.83%) PaaS
5 31 (3.60%) Cloud Computing
6 26 (3.02%) Amazon EC2
7 22 (2.55%) AWS CloudFormation
8 20 (2.32%) Amazon S3
9 18 (2.09%) IaaS
10 16 (1.86%) npm
10 16 (1.86%) Office 365
11 14 (1.62%) AWS Lambda
11 14 (1.62%) Route 53
11 14 (1.62%) Serverless
12 9 (1.04%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 8 (0.93%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 8 (0.93%) GitHub
13 8 (0.93%) IBM Cloud
14 7 (0.81%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 62 (7.19%) TCP/IP
2 42 (4.87%) Firewall
3 37 (4.29%) HTTP
4 31 (3.60%) Internet
5 28 (3.25%) DNS
6 24 (2.78%) SSH
7 20 (2.32%) BGP
8 17 (1.97%) AMQP
8 17 (1.97%) Wireless
9 16 (1.86%) SAN
9 16 (1.86%) SMTP
10 14 (1.62%) EIGRP
10 14 (1.62%) Multicast
10 14 (1.62%) OSPF
11 12 (1.39%) Kerberos
11 12 (1.39%) Wireshark
12 11 (1.28%) VPN
13 9 (1.04%) LAN
13 9 (1.04%) WAN
13 9 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (13.92%) Relational Database
2 119 (13.81%) Big Data
3 97 (11.25%) SQL Server
4 74 (8.58%) NoSQL
5 72 (8.35%) MongoDB
6 66 (7.66%) Oracle Database
7 60 (6.96%) MySQL
8 56 (6.50%) RDBMS
9 51 (5.92%) Data Warehouse
10 44 (5.10%) Hadoop
11 37 (4.29%) PostgreSQL
12 36 (4.18%) DB2
13 26 (3.02%) Amazon RDS
14 25 (2.90%) Data Lake
14 25 (2.90%) Oracle ODI
15 19 (2.20%) Oracle Database 11g
16 18 (2.09%) Sybase ASE
17 15 (1.74%) Couchbase
17 15 (1.74%) Oracle Database 12c
18 14 (1.62%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 111 (12.88%) Git (software)
2 102 (11.83%) Maven
3 101 (11.72%) Jenkins
4 75 (8.70%) JIRA
5 62 (7.19%) Subversion
6 40 (4.64%) Gradle
6 40 (4.64%) JUnit
6 40 (4.64%) Selenium
7 22 (2.55%) Ant
8 19 (2.20%) TeamCity
9 18 (2.09%) Bitbucket
9 18 (2.09%) gulp
10 17 (1.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 12 (1.39%) Eclipse
11 12 (1.39%) Fiddler
11 12 (1.39%) Sonatype Nexus
12 9 (1.04%) Hudson
12 9 (1.04%) Mockito
12 9 (1.04%) Visual Studio Team System
13 8 (0.93%) Cucumber
General
1 383 (44.43%) Finance
2 172 (19.95%) Banking
3 126 (14.62%) Investment Banking
4 72 (8.35%) Financial Institution
5 62 (7.19%) Games
6 47 (5.45%) Front Office
7 44 (5.10%) Retail
8 28 (3.25%) Back Office
9 22 (2.55%) Electronics
10 20 (2.32%) Marketing
11 17 (1.97%) Telecoms
12 11 (1.28%) Advertising
13 9 (1.04%) Legal
14 8 (0.93%) Manufacturing
15 5 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
16 3 (0.35%) Automotive
16 3 (0.35%) Billing
17 2 (0.23%) German Language
17 2 (0.23%) Music Industry
18 1 (0.12%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 195 (22.62%) Developer
2 127 (14.73%) Analyst
3 91 (10.56%) Applications Support
4 88 (10.21%) Administrator
5 67 (7.77%) Support Analyst
6 65 (7.54%) Java Developer
7 63 (7.31%) DevOps Engineer
8 62 (7.19%) Systems Administrator
9 55 (6.38%) Applications Support Analyst
10 51 (5.92%) Linux Engineer
11 46 (5.34%) Tester
12 41 (4.76%) DBA
13 38 (4.41%) Linux Administrator
13 38 (4.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 36 (4.18%) Architect
15 32 (3.71%) Support Engineer
16 27 (3.13%) Big Data Developer
17 25 (2.90%) Senior Developer
18 24 (2.78%) Automation Tester
19 23 (2.67%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (12.30%) Web Services
2 92 (10.67%) XML
3 88 (10.21%) HTML
4 71 (8.24%) JSON
5 69 (8.00%) .NET
6 68 (7.89%) AngularJS
7 64 (7.42%) Spring
8 63 (7.31%) Kafka
9 60 (6.96%) FIX Protocol
9 60 (6.96%) RabbitMQ
10 59 (6.84%) JMS
11 49 (5.68%) REST
12 47 (5.45%) LDAP
13 45 (5.22%) React
14 41 (4.76%) Middleware
15 39 (4.52%) RESTful
16 35 (4.06%) HTML5
17 33 (3.83%) Regular Expression
18 32 (3.71%) J2EE
19 28 (3.25%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 139 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 114 (13.23%) Computer Science
3 86 (9.98%) Fintech
4 66 (7.66%) Cyberthreat
5 47 (5.45%) Enterprise Software
6 42 (4.87%) Linux Command Line
7 39 (4.52%) Fixed Income
8 38 (4.41%) Public Cloud
9 37 (4.29%) Replication
10 35 (4.06%) Algorithms
10 35 (4.06%) Data Structures
10 35 (4.06%) Derivative
11 32 (3.71%) Equities
12 31 (3.60%) Management Information System
12 31 (3.60%) Self-Motivation
13 26 (3.02%) Data Centre
13 26 (3.02%) Virtual Team
14 24 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 22 (2.55%) Greenfield Project
16 20 (2.32%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 537 (62.30%) Linux
2 403 (46.75%) Unix
3 191 (22.16%) Windows
4 81 (9.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 49 (5.68%) Solaris
6 45 (5.22%) CentOS
7 39 (4.52%) Windows Server
8 37 (4.29%) Ubuntu
9 24 (2.78%) Mac OS X
10 22 (2.55%) AIX
10 22 (2.55%) Debian
11 19 (2.20%) VMS
12 18 (2.09%) HPUX
13 14 (1.62%) Fedora
14 11 (1.28%) Oracle Linux
14 11 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
15 10 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
16 8 (0.93%) DC/OS
16 8 (0.93%) Windows 10
17 7 (0.81%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 286 (33.18%) Agile Software Development
2 250 (29.00%) Problem-Solving
3 243 (28.19%) DevOps
4 123 (14.27%) Continuous Integration
5 111 (12.88%) Test Automation
6 94 (10.90%) Low Latency
7 93 (10.79%) OO
8 89 (10.32%) Scrum
8 89 (10.32%) SDLC
9 88 (10.21%) Investment Management
10 87 (10.09%) Software Engineering
11 79 (9.16%) TDD
12 78 (9.05%) Risk Management
13 75 (8.70%) Analytics
13 75 (8.70%) Strategic Thinking
14 70 (8.12%) ITIL
15 68 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
15 68 (7.89%) ETL
16 67 (7.77%) Innovative Thinking
17 66 (7.66%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 425 (49.30%) SQL
2 365 (42.34%) Java
3 361 (41.88%) Python
4 213 (24.71%) Perl
5 153 (17.75%) Bash Shell
6 113 (13.11%) JavaScript
7 112 (12.99%) C++
8 109 (12.65%) PowerShell
9 97 (11.25%) PL/SQL
10 86 (9.98%) C#
11 68 (7.89%) Korn
12 61 (7.08%) C
13 57 (6.61%) Ruby
14 52 (6.03%) Scala
15 32 (3.71%) Bourne shell
16 30 (3.48%) Groovy
17 28 (3.25%) VB
18 24 (2.78%) PHP
19 20 (2.32%) Go
20 18 (2.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 161 (18.68%) Degree
2 47 (5.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (2.20%) RHCE
4 18 (2.09%) AWS Certification
5 17 (1.97%) Numerate Degree
5 17 (1.97%) RHCSA
6 14 (1.62%) ITIL Certification
7 13 (1.51%) RHCA
8 12 (1.39%) Master's Degree
9 8 (0.93%) ISEB
9 8 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 7 (0.81%) CISSP
11 6 (0.70%) Sun Certification
12 5 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
13 4 (0.46%) CCNA
13 4 (0.46%) CEH
13 4 (0.46%) MCSD
13 4 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (0.46%) Microsoft Certified Architect
13 4 (0.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (8.93%) QA
2 16 (1.86%) PCI DSS
3 11 (1.28%) GCP
4 8 (0.93%) SLA
5 6 (0.70%) GDPR
5 6 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.58%) Cyber Essentials
6 5 (0.58%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.35%) MiFID
8 2 (0.23%) UCITS
9 1 (0.12%) PSD2
9 1 (0.12%) Solvency II
System Software
1 121 (14.04%) Docker
2 44 (5.10%) Active Directory
3 29 (3.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (1.86%) Virtual Machines
5 14 (1.62%) iptables
5 14 (1.62%) KVM
6 11 (1.28%) Oracle RAC
6 11 (1.28%) QEMU
7 6 (0.70%) Hyper-V
8 5 (0.58%) NFS
8 5 (0.58%) VirtualBox
8 5 (0.58%) vSphere
9 3 (0.35%) GridGain
9 3 (0.35%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 2 (0.23%) GPFS
10 2 (0.23%) HDFS
10 2 (0.23%) Lustre
10 2 (0.23%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 114 (13.23%) Ansible
2 92 (10.67%) Puppet
3 76 (8.82%) Kubernetes
3 76 (8.82%) Opscode Chef
4 53 (6.15%) Terraform
5 27 (3.13%) Control-M
6 24 (2.78%) Nagios
7 18 (2.09%) ITRS Geneos
8 16 (1.86%) Salt
9 14 (1.62%) Rancher
10 13 (1.51%) Automic
10 13 (1.51%) BMC PATROL
10 13 (1.51%) Data Guard
11 12 (1.39%) Mesos
11 12 (1.39%) Packer
12 11 (1.28%) Docker Swarm
13 10 (1.16%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
13 10 (1.16%) Oracle RMAN
13 10 (1.16%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
13 10 (1.16%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 242 (28.07%) Oracle
2 85 (9.86%) Red Hat
3 83 (9.63%) Microsoft
4 69 (8.00%) Sybase
5 41 (4.76%) Google
6 38 (4.41%) Informatica
6 38 (4.41%) Splunk
7 37 (4.29%) IBM
8 34 (3.94%) VMware
9 31 (3.60%) Cisco
10 30 (3.48%) Tableau
11 29 (3.36%) Cloudera
12 28 (3.25%) SAP
13 25 (2.90%) Citrix
13 25 (2.90%) SnapLogic
14 22 (2.55%) Talend
15 21 (2.44%) EXASOL
16 20 (2.32%) TIBCO
17 18 (2.09%) HP
18 17 (1.97%) Bloomberg