Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 169 169 145
Rank change year-on-year 0 -24 -56
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 63 66 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.18% 1.18% 1.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.07% 1.95% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 35 39 36
Scotland median annual salary £48,500 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.33% -25.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £24,500 £30,000 £33,125
90th Percentile £60,000 £46,300 £59,375
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +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 3,040 3,378 2,753
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 56.83% 60.35% 54.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2,011 2,218 1,722
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 £28,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK median annual salary £50,208 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +0.42% +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 10 December 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 10 December 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 -7 30 £52,500 +19.32% 1
Edinburgh -16 14 £52,500 +47.89% 2
West Lothian - 12 £48,750 - 2
Renfrewshire - 5 £25,000 -
Stirling - 1 - -
Shell Script
UK

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 38 (60.32%) Linux
2 33 (52.38%) Unix
3 32 (50.79%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (49.21%) Java
5 30 (47.62%) SQL
6 29 (46.03%) Degree
7 28 (44.44%) Test Automation
8 27 (42.86%) Oracle
9 24 (38.10%) Finance
10 22 (34.92%) Python
11 19 (30.16%) Computer Science
12 18 (28.57%) Open Source
13 17 (26.98%) Microservices
13 17 (26.98%) Scrum
14 16 (25.40%) PL/SQL
15 15 (23.81%) Apache
16 14 (22.22%) J2EE
16 14 (22.22%) Configuration Management
17 13 (20.63%) C#
17 13 (20.63%) Web Services
17 13 (20.63%) Refactoring
17 13 (20.63%) Maven
18 12 (19.05%) Software Engineering
18 12 (19.05%) TDD
18 12 (19.05%) JSON
18 12 (19.05%) Kanban
18 12 (19.05%) AngularJS
18 12 (19.05%) C++
18 12 (19.05%) C
18 12 (19.05%) JavaScript

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 (23.81%) Apache
2 7 (11.11%) JBoss
3 6 (9.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 4 (6.35%) CloudStack
4 4 (6.35%) OpenStack
5 3 (4.76%) Apache Spark
5 3 (4.76%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.76%) WebSphere
5 3 (4.76%) WordPress
6 2 (3.17%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.59%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.59%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.59%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.59%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.87%) TCP/IP
2 8 (12.70%) HTTP
3 4 (6.35%) DNS
3 4 (6.35%) Firewall
3 4 (6.35%) Internet
4 3 (4.76%) Ethernet
4 3 (4.76%) Network Security
4 3 (4.76%) SAN
4 3 (4.76%) SMTP
4 3 (4.76%) SSH
4 3 (4.76%) SSL
4 3 (4.76%) VLAN
4 3 (4.76%) Wireshark
5 2 (3.17%) DHCP
6 1 (1.59%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.59%) LAN
6 1 (1.59%) Modbus
6 1 (1.59%) NAS
6 1 (1.59%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.46%) MarkLogic
1 11 (17.46%) Sybase ASE
2 10 (15.87%) SQL Server
3 8 (12.70%) MySQL
4 6 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (4.76%) Apache Hive
5 3 (4.76%) Big Data
5 3 (4.76%) HBase
5 3 (4.76%) Impala
6 2 (3.17%) Data Lake
6 2 (3.17%) Data Mining
6 2 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.17%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.17%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.17%) Parquet
6 2 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.59%) DB2
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (20.63%) Maven
2 9 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 8 (12.70%) JUnit
4 6 (9.52%) ClearCase
4 6 (9.52%) CppUnit
5 4 (6.35%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.17%) Eclipse
6 2 (3.17%) FindBugs
6 2 (3.17%) IntelliJ
6 2 (3.17%) Subversion
7 1 (1.59%) ERwin
General
1 24 (38.10%) Finance
2 5 (7.94%) Banking
3 3 (4.76%) Billing
4 1 (1.59%) German Language
4 1 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (26.98%) Developer
2 14 (22.22%) Administrator
3 12 (19.05%) Software Engineer
4 11 (17.46%) Java Developer
5 9 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
6 8 (12.70%) DBA
7 6 (9.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 6 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (7.94%) MySQL DBA
9 4 (6.35%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) Embedded Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) Software Developer
10 3 (4.76%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) Platform Engineer
11 2 (3.17%) Applications Engineer
11 2 (3.17%) Big Data Developer
11 2 (3.17%) Test Architect
11 2 (3.17%) Test Automation Architect
11 2 (3.17%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (22.22%) J2EE
2 13 (20.63%) Web Services
3 12 (19.05%) AngularJS
3 12 (19.05%) JSON
4 11 (17.46%) Apache Flex
4 11 (17.46%) Hibernate
4 11 (17.46%) JMS
4 11 (17.46%) Kafka
4 11 (17.46%) Spring
5 6 (9.52%) RESTful
5 6 (9.52%) SOAP
5 6 (9.52%) WebSockets
5 6 (9.52%) XML
6 5 (7.94%) LDAP
7 3 (4.76%) 802.1X
7 3 (4.76%) Middleware
8 2 (3.17%) Apache Avro
8 2 (3.17%) LAPP Stack
9 1 (1.59%) REST
9 1 (1.59%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.05%) Management Information System
2 11 (17.46%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (9.52%) Clustering
3 6 (9.52%) Replication
4 3 (4.76%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.76%) Grid Computing
4 3 (4.76%) Mainframe
5 2 (3.17%) Cloud Native
5 2 (3.17%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.59%) DataPower
6 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 38 (60.32%) Linux
2 33 (52.38%) Unix
3 10 (15.87%) Windows
4 9 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (7.94%) Solaris
6 4 (6.35%) Windows Server
7 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (3.17%) AIX
8 2 (3.17%) SUSE
9 1 (1.59%) HPUX
9 1 (1.59%) OpenVMS
9 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (50.79%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (44.44%) Test Automation
3 19 (30.16%) Computer Science
4 18 (28.57%) Open Source
5 17 (26.98%) Microservices
5 17 (26.98%) Scrum
6 14 (22.22%) Configuration Management
7 13 (20.63%) Refactoring
8 12 (19.05%) DevOps
8 12 (19.05%) Kanban
8 12 (19.05%) Scenario Testing
8 12 (19.05%) Software Engineering
8 12 (19.05%) TDD
9 9 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (12.70%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (12.70%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (12.70%) High Availability
10 8 (12.70%) Multithreaded Programming
10 8 (12.70%) Multithreading
10 8 (12.70%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 31 (49.21%) Java
2 30 (47.62%) SQL
3 22 (34.92%) Python
4 16 (25.40%) PL/SQL
5 13 (20.63%) C#
6 12 (19.05%) C
6 12 (19.05%) C++
6 12 (19.05%) JavaScript
6 12 (19.05%) Perl
7 11 (17.46%) XQuery
8 7 (11.11%) Bash Shell
9 5 (7.94%) Ruby
10 4 (6.35%) PHP
10 4 (6.35%) T-SQL
11 3 (4.76%) PowerShell
12 2 (3.17%) R
13 1 (1.59%) Bourne shell
13 1 (1.59%) C-shell
13 1 (1.59%) Korn
13 1 (1.59%) Scala
Qualifications
1 29 (46.03%) Degree
2 5 (7.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.59%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.94%) vSphere
3 4 (6.35%) Xen
3 4 (6.35%) XenServer
4 3 (4.76%) Firmware
4 3 (4.76%) HDFS
4 3 (4.76%) Oracle Clusterware
4 3 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (3.17%) NFS
5 2 (3.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (1.59%) Samba
6 1 (1.59%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 1 (1.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (1.59%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (17.46%) Kubernetes
2 8 (12.70%) Tivoli
3 6 (9.52%) Puppet
4 5 (7.94%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (6.35%) Cobbler
5 4 (6.35%) Red Hat Satellite
6 3 (4.76%) Data Guard
7 1 (1.59%) Ansible
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (1.59%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 1 (1.59%) vMotion
Vendors
1 27 (42.86%) Oracle
2 11 (17.46%) Red Hat
2 11 (17.46%) Sybase
3 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
4 7 (11.11%) VMware
5 4 (6.35%) EnterpriseDB
6 3 (4.76%) Cloudera
6 3 (4.76%) IBM
7 2 (3.17%) Ab Initio
7 2 (3.17%) Cognizant
7 2 (3.17%) Dell
7 2 (3.17%) HP
7 2 (3.17%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (3.17%) SAP
8 1 (1.59%) CA
8 1 (1.59%) EMC
8 1 (1.59%) Fiserv
8 1 (1.59%) Sun
8 1 (1.59%) Symantec
8 1 (1.59%) Veritas