Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 156 152 138
Rank change year-on-year -4 -14 -40
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 71 72 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.32% 1.31% 1.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.32% 2.11% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 40 49 46
Scotland median annual salary £50,225 £37,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.93% -31.82% +29.41%
10th Percentile £27,000 £30,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £49,600 £65,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

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 3,062 3,405 2,808
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 56.91% 62.18% 53.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2,073 2,180 1,635
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +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 15 October 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 15 October 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 -2 46 £52,500 +16.67% 3
Edinburgh -18 14 £52,500 +48.94% 7
West Lothian - 6 £50,000 - 1
Renfrewshire - 5 £25,000 -
Shell Script
UK

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 46 (64.79%) Unix
2 43 (60.56%) Linux
3 34 (47.89%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (43.66%) Java
5 30 (42.25%) SQL
5 30 (42.25%) Finance
6 28 (39.44%) Degree
7 26 (36.62%) Test Automation
8 25 (35.21%) Oracle
9 20 (28.17%) J2EE
9 20 (28.17%) Python
9 20 (28.17%) Open Source
10 18 (25.35%) Maven
11 17 (23.94%) Web Services
12 16 (22.54%) TDD
12 16 (22.54%) Spring
13 15 (21.13%) Sybase ASE
13 15 (21.13%) Apache Flex
13 15 (21.13%) MarkLogic
13 15 (21.13%) Sybase
13 15 (21.13%) Apache
13 15 (21.13%) JMS
13 15 (21.13%) XQuery
13 15 (21.13%) Configuration Management
13 15 (21.13%) Hibernate
14 14 (19.72%) Scrum
15 13 (18.31%) Computer Science
15 13 (18.31%) DevOps
15 13 (18.31%) Analytical Skills
15 13 (18.31%) Problem-Solving

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 15 (21.13%) Apache
2 6 (8.45%) CloudStack
2 6 (8.45%) JBoss
2 6 (8.45%) OpenStack
3 5 (7.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 5 (7.04%) Tomcat
3 5 (7.04%) WebSphere
4 4 (5.63%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (4.23%) Apache Spark
5 3 (4.23%) WordPress
6 1 (1.41%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.08%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.41%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.41%) npm
3 1 (1.41%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.41%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.68%) HTTP
1 9 (12.68%) TCP/IP
2 6 (8.45%) Internet
3 5 (7.04%) SSL
4 4 (5.63%) DNS
4 4 (5.63%) Firewall
5 3 (4.23%) Ethernet
5 3 (4.23%) HTTPS
5 3 (4.23%) Network Security
5 3 (4.23%) SMTP
5 3 (4.23%) SSH
5 3 (4.23%) VLAN
5 3 (4.23%) Wireshark
6 2 (2.82%) DHCP
6 2 (2.82%) SAN
7 1 (1.41%) LAN
7 1 (1.41%) Modbus
7 1 (1.41%) NAS
7 1 (1.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.13%) MarkLogic
1 15 (21.13%) Sybase ASE
2 9 (12.68%) SQL Server
3 8 (11.27%) MySQL
4 7 (9.86%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (4.23%) Apache Hive
5 3 (4.23%) Big Data
5 3 (4.23%) HBase
5 3 (4.23%) Impala
6 2 (2.82%) Data Lake
6 2 (2.82%) Data Mining
6 2 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.82%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.82%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (2.82%) Parquet
6 2 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.41%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 18 (25.35%) Maven
2 8 (11.27%) Git (software)
3 7 (9.86%) Jenkins
3 7 (9.86%) JUnit
4 5 (7.04%) ClearCase
4 5 (7.04%) CppUnit
5 2 (2.82%) Bitbucket
5 2 (2.82%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.82%) FindBugs
5 2 (2.82%) Gradle
5 2 (2.82%) IntelliJ
5 2 (2.82%) Selenium
5 2 (2.82%) Subversion
6 1 (1.41%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.41%) ERwin
6 1 (1.41%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.41%) Grunt
6 1 (1.41%) Introscope
6 1 (1.41%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.41%) Vagrant
General
1 30 (42.25%) Finance
2 5 (7.04%) Banking
3 3 (4.23%) Billing
4 1 (1.41%) German Language
Job Titles
1 24 (33.80%) Developer
2 15 (21.13%) Administrator
2 15 (21.13%) Java Developer
3 10 (14.08%) Linux Administrator
4 9 (12.68%) DBA
5 7 (9.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 7 (9.86%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (8.45%) Software Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) MySQL DBA
8 4 (5.63%) Platform Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) Software Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Technical Specialist
9 3 (4.23%) AWS Engineer
10 2 (2.82%) AWS DevOps
10 2 (2.82%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 2 (2.82%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 2 (2.82%) IAM Specialist
10 2 (2.82%) React Developer
10 2 (2.82%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (28.17%) J2EE
2 17 (23.94%) Web Services
3 16 (22.54%) Spring
4 15 (21.13%) Apache Flex
4 15 (21.13%) Hibernate
4 15 (21.13%) JMS
5 10 (14.08%) Kafka
6 8 (11.27%) AngularJS
6 8 (11.27%) Middleware
7 6 (8.45%) JSON
7 6 (8.45%) RESTful
8 5 (7.04%) LDAP
8 5 (7.04%) SOAP
8 5 (7.04%) WebSockets
8 5 (7.04%) XML
9 3 (4.23%) 802.1X
9 3 (4.23%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
10 2 (2.82%) Apache Avro
10 2 (2.82%) LAPP Stack
10 2 (2.82%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.31%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (18.31%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.86%) Replication
3 6 (8.45%) Clustering
3 6 (8.45%) Management Information System
4 5 (7.04%) Mainframe
5 3 (4.23%) Data Centre
5 3 (4.23%) DataPower
5 3 (4.23%) Grid Computing
6 2 (2.82%) Cloud Native
7 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.41%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.41%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 46 (64.79%) Unix
2 43 (60.56%) Linux
3 11 (15.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (12.68%) Windows
5 6 (8.45%) AIX
5 6 (8.45%) Solaris
6 3 (4.23%) Windows Server
6 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.82%) SUSE
8 1 (1.41%) CentOS
8 1 (1.41%) HPUX
8 1 (1.41%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (47.89%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (36.62%) Test Automation
3 20 (28.17%) Open Source
4 16 (22.54%) TDD
5 15 (21.13%) Configuration Management
6 14 (19.72%) Scrum
7 13 (18.31%) DevOps
7 13 (18.31%) Problem-Solving
8 11 (15.49%) Microservices
9 10 (14.08%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (12.68%) High Availability
10 9 (12.68%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (11.27%) Capacity Planning
11 8 (11.27%) Deployment Automation
11 8 (11.27%) Multithreading
11 8 (11.27%) Refactoring
12 7 (9.86%) DSDM
12 7 (9.86%) Multithreaded Programming
12 7 (9.86%) RUP
12 7 (9.86%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 31 (43.66%) Java
2 30 (42.25%) SQL
3 20 (28.17%) Python
4 15 (21.13%) XQuery
5 11 (15.49%) PL/SQL
6 10 (14.08%) Bash Shell
7 9 (12.68%) Perl
8 7 (9.86%) JavaScript
9 6 (8.45%) C
9 6 (8.45%) C#
9 6 (8.45%) C++
9 6 (8.45%) Ruby
10 4 (5.63%) PHP
10 4 (5.63%) PowerShell
11 3 (4.23%) T-SQL
12 2 (2.82%) Jython
12 2 (2.82%) R
13 1 (1.41%) Bourne shell
13 1 (1.41%) C-shell
13 1 (1.41%) Scala
Qualifications
1 28 (39.44%) Degree
2 5 (7.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.41%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.41%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.86%) SLA
2 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 7 (9.86%) vSphere
2 6 (8.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (8.45%) Xen
2 6 (8.45%) XenServer
3 3 (4.23%) Firmware
3 3 (4.23%) HDFS
3 3 (4.23%) Oracle Clusterware
3 3 (4.23%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (4.23%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 2 (2.82%) NFS
4 2 (2.82%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (1.41%) Docker
5 1 (1.41%) Samba
5 1 (1.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (1.41%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (15.49%) Kubernetes
1 11 (15.49%) Tivoli
2 8 (11.27%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (11.27%) Puppet
3 6 (8.45%) Cobbler
4 4 (5.63%) Red Hat Satellite
5 3 (4.23%) Ansible
5 3 (4.23%) Data Guard
5 3 (4.23%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 1 (1.41%) CA Wily
6 1 (1.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (1.41%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (1.41%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (1.41%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (1.41%) vMotion
6 1 (1.41%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
Vendors
1 25 (35.21%) Oracle
2 15 (21.13%) Sybase
3 11 (15.49%) Red Hat
4 7 (9.86%) Microsoft
5 6 (8.45%) EnterpriseDB
5 6 (8.45%) IBM
5 6 (8.45%) VMware
6 4 (5.63%) CA
6 4 (5.63%) Cognizant
7 3 (4.23%) Cloudera
7 3 (4.23%) Okta
8 2 (2.82%) Ab Initio
8 2 (2.82%) Dell
8 2 (2.82%) HP
8 2 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (2.82%) SAP
9 1 (1.41%) EMC
9 1 (1.41%) Sun
9 1 (1.41%) Symantec
9 1 (1.41%) Veritas