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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 103 108
Rank change year-on-year -4 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 35 54 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.50% 1.82% 1.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.46% 3.75% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 21 26 19
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +17.64% -3.40%  

Shell Script is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1424 1439 1673
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 60.88% 48.57% 53.81%
Number of salaries quoted 812 922 1062
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.43% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Shell Script as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 30 March 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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -7 19 £46,000 +2.22%
Edinburgh +14 16 £37,500 -29.24% 6
Shell Script
UK

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 43 (69.35%) Unix
2 35 (56.45%) SQL
3 31 (50.00%) Java
4 26 (41.94%) Finance
4 26 (41.94%) Linux
5 23 (37.10%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (37.10%) Spring
5 23 (37.10%) Relational Database
6 22 (35.48%) Banking
6 22 (35.48%) Oracle
7 18 (29.03%) Oracle Database
8 17 (27.42%) XML
9 16 (25.81%) JSON
10 15 (24.19%) Git (software)
10 15 (24.19%) Scrum
10 15 (24.19%) OO
10 15 (24.19%) DB2
11 14 (22.58%) SOAP
12 13 (20.97%) OOA/OOD
13 12 (19.35%) Domain-Driven Design
13 12 (19.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 12 (19.35%) Oracle Database 12c
13 12 (19.35%) Protocol Buffers
13 12 (19.35%) Microservices
14 11 (17.74%) Solaris
14 11 (17.74%) PL/SQL
15 10 (16.13%) RDBMS
15 10 (16.13%) Red Hat
16 9 (14.52%) C#
16 9 (14.52%) 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 7 (11.29%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (9.68%) WebSphere
3 5 (8.06%) JBoss
3 5 (8.06%) SAS
3 5 (8.06%) WebLogic
4 4 (6.45%) GemFire
4 4 (6.45%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (4.84%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (3.23%) CICS
6 2 (3.23%) MQSeries
6 2 (3.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (3.23%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.23%) WebSphere Portal
7 1 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.61%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.61%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Houdini
1 1 (1.61%) Maya
1 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.61%) NUKE
1 1 (1.61%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.23%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.61%) HFM
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.06%) LDAP
2 4 (6.45%) SSL
3 2 (3.23%) Firewall
3 2 (3.23%) HTTP
3 2 (3.23%) HTTPS
3 2 (3.23%) Internet
3 2 (3.23%) Kerberos
3 2 (3.23%) SSH
4 1 (1.61%) LAN
4 1 (1.61%) SAN
4 1 (1.61%) SMS
4 1 (1.61%) VPN
4 1 (1.61%) WAN
4 1 (1.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (37.10%) Relational Database
2 18 (29.03%) Oracle Database
3 15 (24.19%) DB2
4 12 (19.35%) Oracle Database 12c
5 10 (16.13%) RDBMS
6 6 (9.68%) Oracle9i Database
7 5 (8.06%) Oracle ODI
8 4 (6.45%) InterSystems Cache
8 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (4.84%) MySQL
9 3 (4.84%) SAS Visual Analytics
9 3 (4.84%) SQL Server
10 2 (3.23%) SAS Enterprise Miner
11 1 (1.61%) Apache Hive
11 1 (1.61%) Big Data
11 1 (1.61%) CouchDB
11 1 (1.61%) Hadoop
11 1 (1.61%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (1.61%) Oracle Discoverer
11 1 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (24.19%) Git (software)
2 9 (14.52%) Jenkins
3 8 (12.90%) JUnit
3 8 (12.90%) Maven
4 7 (11.29%) Ant
4 7 (11.29%) Gradle
4 7 (11.29%) Hudson
4 7 (11.29%) PowerBuilder
5 5 (8.06%) Concordion
5 5 (8.06%) JBehave
5 5 (8.06%) JIRA
5 5 (8.06%) Subversion
6 2 (3.23%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (3.23%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.61%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.61%) Eclipse
General
1 26 (41.94%) Finance
2 22 (35.48%) Banking
3 5 (8.06%) General Ledger
4 4 (6.45%) Back Office
5 3 (4.84%) Retail
6 2 (3.23%) Front Office
6 2 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (50.00%) Developer
2 17 (27.42%) Java Developer
3 8 (12.90%) DBA
3 8 (12.90%) Oracle DBA
4 6 (9.68%) Oracle Developer
4 6 (9.68%) Senior Developer
5 5 (8.06%) .NET Developer
5 5 (8.06%) Administrator
6 4 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (6.45%) C# Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Lead Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Lead Java Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (6.45%) Technical Specialist
7 3 (4.84%) Consultant
7 3 (4.84%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (4.84%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.23%) Security Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (37.10%) Spring
2 17 (27.42%) XML
3 16 (25.81%) JSON
4 14 (22.58%) SOAP
5 12 (19.35%) Protocol Buffers
6 8 (12.90%) .NET
6 8 (12.90%) Hibernate
7 7 (11.29%) WPF
8 5 (8.06%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 5 (8.06%) RESTful
8 5 (8.06%) Web Services
9 4 (6.45%) JMS
9 4 (6.45%) Middleware
10 3 (4.84%) J2EE
11 2 (3.23%) ISPF
11 2 (3.23%) WebSphere MQ
11 2 (3.23%) XSLT
12 1 (1.61%) Node.js
12 1 (1.61%) RabbitMQ
12 1 (1.61%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (11.29%) Derivative
1 7 (11.29%) OTC Derivatives
2 5 (8.06%) Replication
3 4 (6.45%) Fixed Income
3 4 (6.45%) Reference Data
4 3 (4.84%) PKI
5 2 (3.23%) DataPower
5 2 (3.23%) Mainframe
5 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.61%) Animation
6 1 (1.61%) Clustering
6 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.61%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 43 (69.35%) Unix
2 26 (41.94%) Linux
3 12 (19.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (17.74%) Solaris
5 5 (8.06%) AIX
5 5 (8.06%) Windows
6 3 (4.84%) CentOS
6 3 (4.84%) Windows Server
7 2 (3.23%) Debian
7 2 (3.23%) zOS
8 1 (1.61%) Android
8 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.61%) HPUX
8 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.61%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.10%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (24.19%) OO
2 15 (24.19%) Scrum
3 13 (20.97%) OOA/OOD
4 12 (19.35%) Domain-Driven Design
4 12 (19.35%) Microservices
5 8 (12.90%) Enterprise Architecture
5 8 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (11.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (11.29%) DevOps
6 7 (11.29%) Security Management
7 6 (9.68%) Multithreading
7 6 (9.68%) SOA
7 6 (9.68%) TDD
8 5 (8.06%) Automated Testing
8 5 (8.06%) Cash Management
8 5 (8.06%) Continuous Deployment
8 5 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (8.06%) Infrastructure Management
8 5 (8.06%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 35 (56.45%) SQL
2 31 (50.00%) Java
3 11 (17.74%) PL/SQL
4 9 (14.52%) C#
5 8 (12.90%) Perl
6 3 (4.84%) Python
7 2 (3.23%) Assembly Language
7 2 (3.23%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.23%) CLIST
7 2 (3.23%) JCL
7 2 (3.23%) REXX
8 1 (1.61%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (3.23%) SAS Certification
2 1 (1.61%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.29%) MiFID
2 5 (8.06%) SLA
3 2 (3.23%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (3.23%) EMIR
4 1 (1.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (11.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (9.68%) NFS
2 6 (9.68%) Samba
3 5 (8.06%) Docker
3 5 (8.06%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (3.23%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 2 (3.23%) RACF
4 2 (3.23%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.61%) Ceph
5 1 (1.61%) Firmware
5 1 (1.61%) HDFS
5 1 (1.61%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.61%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 5 (8.06%) Data Guard
1 5 (8.06%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (3.23%) Ansible
2 2 (3.23%) Nagios
2 2 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.23%) Puppet
2 2 (3.23%) zSecure
3 1 (1.61%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (1.61%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (1.61%) Kibana
3 1 (1.61%) logstash
Vendors
1 22 (35.48%) Oracle
2 10 (16.13%) Red Hat
3 7 (11.29%) IBM
3 7 (11.29%) Perforce
3 7 (11.29%) VMware
4 4 (6.45%) Google
5 3 (4.84%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.23%) CA
6 2 (3.23%) Cognos
6 2 (3.23%) Splunk
6 2 (3.23%) Sybase
7 1 (1.61%) Cisco
7 1 (1.61%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.61%) Compuware
7 1 (1.61%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.61%) Veritas
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Salary: bonus & benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
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Salary: £60000 - £72000 per annum + bonus and benefits
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Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
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