Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 157 139 88
Rank change year-on-year -18 -51 +46
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 68 77 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.20% 1.48% 2.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.98% 2.75% 5.70%
Number of salaries quoted 42 44 98
Scotland median annual salary £37,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +17.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £33,750 £31,900
90th Percentile £48,625 £65,000 £58,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +2.04%

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 3437 2795 3209
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 60.90% 53.88% 50.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2220 1722 1995
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% +2.27%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 -27 32 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Edinburgh -18 31 £35,500 -35.45% 2
Aberdeen - 3 £40,000 -
Midlothian - 1 £30,000 -
West Dunbartonshire - 1 - -
Shell Script
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Shell Script also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 38 (55.88%) Linux
2 35 (51.47%) Unix
3 25 (36.76%) SQL
3 25 (36.76%) Oracle
4 23 (33.82%) Java
5 21 (30.88%) Jenkins
6 18 (26.47%) Oracle Database
7 17 (25.00%) Git (software)
8 16 (23.53%) JBoss
9 15 (22.06%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (22.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (19.12%) Test Automation
10 13 (19.12%) JIRA
10 13 (19.12%) Continuous Improvement
10 13 (19.12%) Confluence
10 13 (19.12%) Web Services
10 13 (19.12%) Apache
10 13 (19.12%) Red Hat
11 12 (17.65%) IBM
11 12 (17.65%) Python
11 12 (17.65%) Windows
11 12 (17.65%) AIX
11 12 (17.65%) Perl
11 12 (17.65%) Gradle
11 12 (17.65%) Degree
12 11 (16.18%) Solaris
12 11 (16.18%) Computer Science Degree
13 10 (14.71%) Information Security
13 10 (14.71%) Ant
13 10 (14.71%) Eclipse

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 16 (23.53%) JBoss
2 13 (19.12%) Apache
2 13 (19.12%) Confluence
3 7 (10.29%) WebSphere
3 7 (10.29%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (7.35%) Tomcat
5 4 (5.88%) IBM HTTP Server
5 4 (5.88%) WebLogic
6 3 (4.41%) IIS
6 3 (4.41%) WebSphere Portal
7 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.76%) Firebase
2 6 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.47%) npm
4 1 (1.47%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.71%) HTTPS
1 10 (14.71%) SSL
2 7 (10.29%) DHCP
2 7 (10.29%) DNS
3 6 (8.82%) HTTP
3 6 (8.82%) SMS
4 5 (7.35%) GPRS
4 5 (7.35%) Internet
5 3 (4.41%) VPN
6 2 (2.94%) Network Security
6 2 (2.94%) OSPF
7 1 (1.47%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (1.47%) IPsec
7 1 (1.47%) LAN
7 1 (1.47%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (1.47%) SAN
7 1 (1.47%) VLAN
7 1 (1.47%) VoIP
7 1 (1.47%) Wireless
7 1 (1.47%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.47%) Oracle Database
2 9 (13.24%) Relational Database
3 8 (11.76%) RDBMS
4 7 (10.29%) SQL Server
5 5 (7.35%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (5.88%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (5.88%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (2.94%) MySQL
8 1 (1.47%) DB2
8 1 (1.47%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 21 (30.88%) Jenkins
2 17 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 13 (19.12%) JIRA
4 12 (17.65%) Gradle
5 10 (14.71%) Ant
5 10 (14.71%) Eclipse
6 9 (13.24%) Android Studio
7 7 (10.29%) Bitbucket
8 4 (5.88%) Vagrant
9 3 (4.41%) Maven
9 3 (4.41%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (2.94%) GitLab
10 2 (2.94%) Selenium
10 2 (2.94%) Subversion
10 2 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (1.47%) Clang
11 1 (1.47%) Concordion
11 1 (1.47%) Cucumber
11 1 (1.47%) Grunt
11 1 (1.47%) Hudson
General
1 9 (13.24%) Finance
2 6 (8.82%) Banking
3 5 (7.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.47%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (16.18%) Developer
2 10 (14.71%) Analyst
3 9 (13.24%) Android Developer
3 9 (13.24%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (11.76%) Applications Support
4 8 (11.76%) Applications Support Analyst
4 8 (11.76%) Lead Android Developer
4 8 (11.76%) Lead Developer
4 8 (11.76%) Support Analyst
5 7 (10.29%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) Technical Specialist
6 6 (8.82%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (7.35%) Administrator
7 5 (7.35%) DBA
7 5 (7.35%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) Oracle DBA
9 3 (4.41%) Development Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) Senior Support Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.12%) Web Services
2 9 (13.24%) Android SDK
2 9 (13.24%) Middleware
3 8 (11.76%) Dagger
3 8 (11.76%) REST
3 8 (11.76%) Retrofit
3 8 (11.76%) RxJava
4 7 (10.29%) J2EE
5 3 (4.41%) .NET
5 3 (4.41%) SailPoint
6 2 (2.94%) CGI
7 1 (1.47%) CSS
7 1 (1.47%) HTML
7 1 (1.47%) Java EE
7 1 (1.47%) JSON
7 1 (1.47%) SAML
7 1 (1.47%) SOAP
7 1 (1.47%) Software Packaging
7 1 (1.47%) Spring
7 1 (1.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.24%) STB
2 8 (11.76%) Over-the-Top Content
2 8 (11.76%) User Experience
3 5 (7.35%) Data Centre
3 5 (7.35%) DataPower
3 5 (7.35%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.41%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.94%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.47%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.47%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 38 (55.88%) Linux
2 35 (51.47%) Unix
3 15 (22.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (17.65%) AIX
4 12 (17.65%) Windows
5 11 (16.18%) Solaris
6 10 (14.71%) Android
7 8 (11.76%) CentOS
8 7 (10.29%) Debian
8 7 (10.29%) Windows Server
9 3 (4.41%) Mac OS
9 3 (4.41%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.47%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (1.47%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.47%) Tru64
10 1 (1.47%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.06%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (19.12%) Continuous Improvement
2 13 (19.12%) Test Automation
3 10 (14.71%) Information Security
4 9 (13.24%) DevOps
5 8 (11.76%) Analytics
5 8 (11.76%) Use Case
6 6 (8.82%) High Availability
6 6 (8.82%) Identity Access Management
7 5 (7.35%) Incident Management
7 5 (7.35%) Microservices
7 5 (7.35%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 5 (7.35%) Problem Management
7 5 (7.35%) Risk Management
7 5 (7.35%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (7.35%) Work Breakdown Structure
8 4 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (5.88%) Release Management
8 4 (5.88%) Scrum
8 4 (5.88%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (36.76%) SQL
2 23 (33.82%) Java
3 12 (17.65%) Perl
3 12 (17.65%) Python
4 8 (11.76%) Bash Shell
4 8 (11.76%) Kotlin
5 5 (7.35%) PL/SQL
6 4 (5.88%) Objective-C
6 4 (5.88%) PHP
7 3 (4.41%) AppleScript
7 3 (4.41%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.94%) C
8 2 (2.94%) C++
8 2 (2.94%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.94%) Ruby
9 1 (1.47%) AWK
9 1 (1.47%) Groovy
9 1 (1.47%) Jython
9 1 (1.47%) Korn
9 1 (1.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (17.65%) Degree
2 11 (16.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.41%) AWS Certification
5 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) SLA
2 1 (1.47%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (1.47%) EMIR
2 1 (1.47%) MiFID
2 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.88%) Apache Flume
1 4 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.94%) Docker
3 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.47%) Firmware
3 1 (1.47%) KVM
3 1 (1.47%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (14.71%) Ansible
2 8 (11.76%) Nagios
2 8 (11.76%) SmokePing
3 7 (10.29%) Cacti
4 6 (8.82%) Puppet
5 4 (5.88%) Data Guard
5 4 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (5.88%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (1.47%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (1.47%) Graphite
6 1 (1.47%) Icinga
6 1 (1.47%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.47%) Linux-HA
6 1 (1.47%) SCCM
6 1 (1.47%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.47%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 25 (36.76%) Oracle
2 13 (19.12%) Red Hat
3 12 (17.65%) IBM
4 5 (7.35%) Remedy
4 5 (7.35%) VMware
5 3 (4.41%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.41%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.94%) Twitter
7 1 (1.47%) CA
7 1 (1.47%) Cisco
7 1 (1.47%) EMC
7 1 (1.47%) HP
7 1 (1.47%) Perforce