Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 167 146 132
Rank change year-on-year -21 -14 -16
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 64 73 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.17% 1.37% 1.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.07% 2.16% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 31 52 63
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -27.27% +26.44%
10th Percentile £22,500 £30,000 £33,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £75,525 £65,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +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 Scotland with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3,097 3,374 2,947
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 56.45% 63.42% 51.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2,109 2,048 1,686
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +4.94%
10th Percentile £30,250 £28,500 £27,625
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Shell Script as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in Scotland

Shell Script
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Shell Script in Scotland.

Salary trend for Shell Script in Scotland

Shell Script
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Shell Script in Scotland over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Shell Script in Scotland

Shell Script
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Shell Script within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 14 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
Glasgow 0 41 £52,500 +11.11% 5
Edinburgh -20 16 £37,000 -1.33% 4
Renfrewshire - 5 £25,000 -
West Lothian - 1 - - 2
Shell Script
UK

For the 6 months to 14 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 47 (73.44%) Unix
2 36 (56.25%) Linux
3 33 (51.56%) SQL
4 29 (45.31%) Finance
5 25 (39.06%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (37.50%) Oracle
6 24 (37.50%) Java
7 18 (28.13%) J2EE
7 18 (28.13%) Degree
8 17 (26.56%) Maven
8 17 (26.56%) Web Services
9 15 (23.44%) Python
9 15 (23.44%) Spring
9 15 (23.44%) Test Automation
9 15 (23.44%) Problem-Solving
10 14 (21.88%) TDD
11 13 (20.31%) Hibernate
11 13 (20.31%) JMS
11 13 (20.31%) XQuery
11 13 (20.31%) Sybase
11 13 (20.31%) Sybase ASE
11 13 (20.31%) Apache Flex
11 13 (20.31%) MarkLogic
11 13 (20.31%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (18.75%) Open Source
13 11 (17.19%) AIX
13 11 (17.19%) SQL Server
13 11 (17.19%) Middleware
13 11 (17.19%) DevOps
14 10 (15.63%) Jenkins

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 6 (9.38%) Apache
1 6 (9.38%) CloudStack
1 6 (9.38%) OpenStack
2 5 (7.81%) WebSphere
2 5 (7.81%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (6.25%) JBoss
4 3 (4.69%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.13%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.56%) Confluence
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.56%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.56%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.56%) npm
3 1 (1.56%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) HTTP
1 4 (6.25%) Internet
2 3 (4.69%) Firewall
2 3 (4.69%) HTTPS
2 3 (4.69%) SSL
3 1 (1.56%) DNS
3 1 (1.56%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.56%) Modbus
3 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.56%) VLAN
3 1 (1.56%) VPN
3 1 (1.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.31%) MarkLogic
1 13 (20.31%) Sybase ASE
2 11 (17.19%) SQL Server
3 8 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 6 (9.38%) MySQL
5 5 (7.81%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (7.81%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (7.81%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (6.25%) Relational Database
7 3 (4.69%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (4.69%) DB2
8 2 (3.13%) Apache Hive
8 2 (3.13%) Big Data
8 2 (3.13%) Data Mining
8 2 (3.13%) Hadoop
8 2 (3.13%) HBase
8 2 (3.13%) Impala
8 2 (3.13%) NoSQL
8 2 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (3.13%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 17 (26.56%) Maven
2 10 (15.63%) Jenkins
3 5 (7.81%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.69%) Bitbucket
4 3 (4.69%) Gradle
4 3 (4.69%) JUnit
5 2 (3.13%) Eclipse
5 2 (3.13%) FindBugs
5 2 (3.13%) IntelliJ
5 2 (3.13%) Selenium
5 2 (3.13%) Subversion
6 1 (1.56%) Ant
6 1 (1.56%) ClearCase
6 1 (1.56%) CppUnit
6 1 (1.56%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.56%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.56%) Hudson
6 1 (1.56%) JIRA
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.56%) TeamCity
General
1 29 (45.31%) Finance
2 7 (10.94%) Banking
3 3 (4.69%) Publishing
3 3 (4.69%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.13%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.56%) Law
5 1 (1.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (32.81%) Developer
2 15 (23.44%) Administrator
3 14 (21.88%) Java Developer
4 13 (20.31%) DBA
5 7 (10.94%) Linux Administrator
6 6 (9.38%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (9.38%) Technical Specialist
7 5 (7.81%) MySQL DBA
8 4 (6.25%) Analyst
8 4 (6.25%) Applications Support
8 4 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 4 (6.25%) Platform Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (4.69%) Applications Support Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) AWS Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Support Analyst
10 2 (3.13%) AWS DevOps
10 2 (3.13%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 2 (3.13%) Big Data Developer
10 2 (3.13%) IAM Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (28.13%) J2EE
2 17 (26.56%) Web Services
3 15 (23.44%) Spring
4 13 (20.31%) Apache Flex
4 13 (20.31%) Hibernate
4 13 (20.31%) JMS
5 11 (17.19%) Middleware
6 4 (6.25%) Kafka
7 3 (4.69%) AngularJS
8 2 (3.13%) Apache Avro
8 2 (3.13%) HTML
8 2 (3.13%) HTML5
8 2 (3.13%) JSON
8 2 (3.13%) Redux
8 2 (3.13%) RESTful
8 2 (3.13%) SOAP
8 2 (3.13%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
8 2 (3.13%) XML
9 1 (1.56%) 802.1X
9 1 (1.56%) Protocol Buffers
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.31%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.38%) Mainframe
2 6 (9.38%) Replication
3 5 (7.81%) Clustering
3 5 (7.81%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.69%) DataPower
5 2 (3.13%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.56%) Derivative
6 1 (1.56%) Grid Computing
6 1 (1.56%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.56%) OTC Derivatives
6 1 (1.56%) PMI
6 1 (1.56%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 47 (73.44%) Unix
2 36 (56.25%) Linux
3 11 (17.19%) AIX
4 10 (15.63%) Windows
5 8 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (12.50%) Solaris
6 2 (3.13%) CentOS
6 2 (3.13%) HPUX
6 2 (3.13%) OpenVMS
6 2 (3.13%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.06%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (23.44%) Problem-Solving
2 15 (23.44%) Test Automation
3 14 (21.88%) TDD
4 12 (18.75%) Open Source
5 11 (17.19%) DevOps
6 10 (15.63%) High Availability
7 9 (14.06%) Configuration Management
7 9 (14.06%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (14.06%) Scrum
8 8 (12.50%) Storage Management
9 7 (10.94%) Deployment Automation
9 7 (10.94%) DSDM
9 7 (10.94%) Performance Optimisation
9 7 (10.94%) RUP
10 6 (9.38%) Decision-Making
10 6 (9.38%) Migration
10 6 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (7.81%) SDLC
11 5 (7.81%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 33 (51.56%) SQL
2 24 (37.50%) Java
3 15 (23.44%) Python
4 13 (20.31%) XQuery
5 10 (15.63%) Bash Shell
6 8 (12.50%) PL/SQL
7 6 (9.38%) PowerShell
7 6 (9.38%) Ruby
8 5 (7.81%) Perl
9 3 (4.69%) T-SQL
10 2 (3.13%) JavaScript
10 2 (3.13%) Jython
11 1 (1.56%) C
11 1 (1.56%) C#
11 1 (1.56%) C++
11 1 (1.56%) Groovy
11 1 (1.56%) PHP
11 1 (1.56%) R
11 1 (1.56%) VBA
11 1 (1.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (28.13%) Degree
2 3 (4.69%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (4.69%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.56%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.56%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (1.56%) EMIR
2 1 (1.56%) MiFID
2 1 (1.56%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.38%) vSphere
1 6 (9.38%) Xen
1 6 (9.38%) XenServer
2 3 (4.69%) Firmware
2 3 (4.69%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.13%) Docker
3 2 (3.13%) HDFS
3 2 (3.13%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 2 (3.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (1.56%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 10 (15.63%) Tivoli
2 8 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (10.94%) Puppet
4 6 (9.38%) Cobbler
5 5 (7.81%) Ansible
5 5 (7.81%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (6.25%) Data Guard
7 3 (4.69%) Kubernetes
8 2 (3.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (3.13%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (3.13%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 1 (1.56%) CA Wily
9 1 (1.56%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (1.56%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
Vendors
1 24 (37.50%) Oracle
2 13 (20.31%) Sybase
3 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
4 6 (9.38%) EnterpriseDB
4 6 (9.38%) IBM
5 5 (7.81%) Red Hat
6 4 (6.25%) Cognizant
6 4 (6.25%) VMware
7 3 (4.69%) CA
8 2 (3.13%) Ab Initio
8 2 (3.13%) Cloudera
8 2 (3.13%) Okta
8 2 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (3.13%) SAP
9 1 (1.56%) Perforce
9 1 (1.56%) Symantec