Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 166 146 128
Rank change year-on-year -20 -18 -8
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 66 61 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.14% 1.23% 2.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.00% 1.97% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 30 38 63
Scotland median annual salary £45,975 £43,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.09% -7.89% +11.76%
10th Percentile £27,750 £31,050 £31,800
90th Percentile £58,875 £76,250 £65,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -2.78% +8.00% -

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 3,292 3,103 2,941
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 56.79% 62.38% 50.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2,242 1,893 1,704
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% -1.18%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £61,250
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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -13 45 £52,500 +12.90% 5
Edinburgh -22 19 £36,000 -4.00% 6
Renfrewshire - 1 £25,000 - 2
Shell Script
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 53 (80.30%) Unix
2 40 (60.61%) Linux
3 35 (53.03%) SQL
4 29 (43.94%) Oracle
5 26 (39.39%) Java
6 23 (34.85%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (30.30%) Finance
8 19 (28.79%) Web Services
9 17 (25.76%) Python
10 16 (24.24%) AIX
10 16 (24.24%) J2EE
11 15 (22.73%) Oracle Database
12 14 (21.21%) Middleware
12 14 (21.21%) Spring
12 14 (21.21%) Maven
13 13 (19.70%) Bash Shell
14 12 (18.18%) Degree
14 12 (18.18%) TDD
14 12 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
15 11 (16.67%) Configuration Management
15 11 (16.67%) Hibernate
15 11 (16.67%) Scrum
15 11 (16.67%) Sybase
15 11 (16.67%) Windows
15 11 (16.67%) JMS
15 11 (16.67%) XQuery
15 11 (16.67%) Sybase ASE
15 11 (16.67%) Apache Flex
15 11 (16.67%) Test Automation
15 11 (16.67%) Opscode Chef

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 7 (10.61%) Apache
1 7 (10.61%) CloudStack
1 7 (10.61%) OpenStack
2 6 (9.09%) JBoss
3 5 (7.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (7.58%) WebLogic
3 5 (7.58%) WebSphere
3 5 (7.58%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (6.06%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.55%) Confluence
5 3 (4.55%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (1.52%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.52%) npm
2 1 (1.52%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.09%) Internet
2 5 (7.58%) HTTP
2 5 (7.58%) HTTPS
2 5 (7.58%) SSL
3 3 (4.55%) DNS
3 3 (4.55%) Firewall
4 2 (3.03%) DHCP
4 2 (3.03%) SMTP
4 2 (3.03%) SNMP
5 1 (1.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.73%) Oracle Database
2 11 (16.67%) MarkLogic
2 11 (16.67%) Sybase ASE
3 9 (13.64%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (13.64%) Oracle Database 12c
3 9 (13.64%) Oracle Reports
3 9 (13.64%) Relational Database
4 7 (10.61%) SQL Server
5 5 (7.58%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (6.06%) DB2
6 4 (6.06%) MySQL
7 2 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (3.03%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.52%) JasperReports
8 1 (1.52%) MariaDB
8 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.52%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (21.21%) Maven
2 11 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 6 (9.09%) Bitbucket
4 5 (7.58%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (6.06%) Gradle
6 3 (4.55%) Git (software)
6 3 (4.55%) JIRA
7 2 (3.03%) Ant
7 2 (3.03%) Codeship
7 2 (3.03%) Hudson
7 2 (3.03%) Selenium
7 2 (3.03%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.52%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.52%) FitNesse
8 1 (1.52%) GitLab
8 1 (1.52%) Grunt
8 1 (1.52%) gulp
8 1 (1.52%) Introscope
8 1 (1.52%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.52%) Vagrant
General
1 20 (30.30%) Finance
2 6 (9.09%) Banking
3 3 (4.55%) Investment Banking
3 3 (4.55%) Publishing
3 3 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.03%) Legal
5 1 (1.52%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (27.27%) Developer
2 13 (19.70%) Java Developer
3 12 (18.18%) Administrator
3 12 (18.18%) DBA
4 8 (12.12%) Applications Support
4 8 (12.12%) Technical Specialist
5 7 (10.61%) Analyst
6 6 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
6 6 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) Oracle DBA
6 6 (9.09%) Support Analyst
6 6 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (7.58%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 5 (7.58%) Platform Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Linux Administrator
8 4 (6.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 3 (4.55%) AWS Engineer
10 2 (3.03%) Java Engineer
10 2 (3.03%) Middleware Specialist
10 2 (3.03%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (28.79%) Web Services
2 16 (24.24%) J2EE
3 14 (21.21%) Middleware
3 14 (21.21%) Spring
4 11 (16.67%) Apache Flex
4 11 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 11 (16.67%) JMS
5 5 (7.58%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (6.06%) JSON
6 4 (6.06%) XML
7 3 (4.55%) SOAP
8 2 (3.03%) AngularJS
8 2 (3.03%) HTML
8 2 (3.03%) HTML5
8 2 (3.03%) Protocol Buffers
8 2 (3.03%) Redux
8 2 (3.03%) REST
8 2 (3.03%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
9 1 (1.52%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 1 (1.52%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) Replication
2 6 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.58%) DataPower
4 4 (6.06%) Mainframe
5 3 (4.55%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (3.03%) Derivative
6 2 (3.03%) OTC Derivatives
7 1 (1.52%) Clustering
7 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.52%) PMI
7 1 (1.52%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 53 (80.30%) Unix
2 40 (60.61%) Linux
3 16 (24.24%) AIX
4 11 (16.67%) Windows
5 9 (13.64%) Solaris
6 8 (12.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (7.58%) CentOS
8 3 (4.55%) Mac OS X
9 2 (3.03%) HPUX
9 2 (3.03%) OpenVMS
10 1 (1.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (34.85%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
2 12 (18.18%) TDD
3 11 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 11 (16.67%) Scrum
3 11 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 10 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (13.64%) Deployment Automation
5 9 (13.64%) DevOps
5 9 (13.64%) DSDM
5 9 (13.64%) High Availability
5 9 (13.64%) Open Source
5 9 (13.64%) RUP
6 8 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (9.09%) Migration
8 5 (7.58%) Information Security
8 5 (7.58%) Microservices
8 5 (7.58%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (7.58%) SDLC
8 5 (7.58%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 35 (53.03%) SQL
2 26 (39.39%) Java
3 17 (25.76%) Python
4 13 (19.70%) Bash Shell
5 11 (16.67%) XQuery
6 9 (13.64%) PL/SQL
7 8 (12.12%) Ruby
8 7 (10.61%) Perl
9 4 (6.06%) PowerShell
10 2 (3.03%) AWK
10 2 (3.03%) Jython
10 2 (3.03%) Korn
10 2 (3.03%) sed
11 1 (1.52%) Groovy
11 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.52%) PHP
11 1 (1.52%) VBA
11 1 (1.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (18.18%) Degree
2 3 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.52%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.52%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) Dodd-Frank
1 2 (3.03%) EMIR
1 2 (3.03%) MiFID
2 1 (1.52%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.52%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (10.61%) vSphere
1 7 (10.61%) Xen
1 7 (10.61%) XenServer
2 3 (4.55%) Apache Flume
2 3 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.03%) Docker
3 2 (3.03%) NFS
3 2 (3.03%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 11 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (16.67%) Puppet
2 10 (15.15%) Tivoli
3 9 (13.64%) Ansible
3 9 (13.64%) Oracle RMAN
4 8 (12.12%) Cobbler
5 5 (7.58%) Single Sign-On
6 4 (6.06%) Data Guard
7 2 (3.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (3.03%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (3.03%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 1 (1.52%) CA Wily
8 1 (1.52%) Kubernetes
8 1 (1.52%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
Vendors
1 29 (43.94%) Oracle
2 11 (16.67%) Sybase
3 9 (13.64%) IBM
4 8 (12.12%) Red Hat
5 7 (10.61%) EnterpriseDB
6 5 (7.58%) VMware
7 4 (6.06%) Microsoft
8 3 (4.55%) CA
9 2 (3.03%) Cognizant
9 2 (3.03%) Okta
9 2 (3.03%) Perforce