Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
England > South East
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 246 301 266
Rank change year-on-year +55 -35 -9
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 349 327 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.13% 0.94% 1.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.99% 1.81% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 314 320 410
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £62,250 £66,250 £60,000
England 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 the South East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 17504 18040 21547
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 56.74% 51.60% 50.30%
Number of salaries quoted 15265 15925 18699
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Shell Script as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Shell Script in the South East

Shell Script
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Shell Script in the South East.

Salary trend for Shell Script in the South East

Shell Script
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Shell Script in the South East over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Shell Script in the South East

Shell Script
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Shell Script within the South East region over the 6 months to 24 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
Thames Valley +36 140 £47,500 -5.00% 10
Surrey +65 103 £50,000 -16.67% 10
Berkshire +10 83 £40,000 -20.00% 7
West Sussex -5 42 £50,000 -9.09%
Oxfordshire +23 39 £55,000 - 2
Hampshire -24 36 £39,500 -12.22% 3
East Sussex +12 20 £50,000 +17.65%
Kent +21 19 £44,000 -2.22% 1
Buckinghamshire +25 18 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Isle of Wight 0 2 £27,000 +1.89%
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 South East region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 219 (62.75%) Linux
2 163 (46.70%) Oracle
3 156 (44.70%) Java
4 148 (42.41%) Unix
5 118 (33.81%) SQL
6 89 (25.50%) Degree
7 87 (24.93%) Agile Software Development
8 82 (23.50%) Python
9 72 (20.63%) Windows
10 71 (20.34%) C++
11 67 (19.20%) Computer Science
12 62 (17.77%) C
12 62 (17.77%) Test Automation
13 61 (17.48%) PL/SQL
14 58 (16.62%) DevOps
15 57 (16.33%) Bash Shell
16 54 (15.47%) Open Source
17 53 (15.19%) MySQL
18 52 (14.90%) Security Cleared
19 51 (14.61%) JMeter
20 50 (14.33%) Amazon AWS
21 48 (13.75%) Apache
22 47 (13.47%) Finance
23 46 (13.18%) Analytical Skills
23 46 (13.18%) Oracle Database
24 44 (12.61%) SC Cleared
25 43 (12.32%) Perl
26 38 (10.89%) QA
27 37 (10.60%) Red Hat
28 34 (9.74%) VMware

Shell Script
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 48 (13.75%) Apache
2 14 (4.01%) nginx
3 13 (3.72%) Tomcat
4 12 (3.44%) Liferay
5 10 (2.87%) WebLogic
6 9 (2.58%) BizTalk Server
6 9 (2.58%) Cloud Foundry
7 7 (2.01%) Apache Pig
7 7 (2.01%) IIS
7 7 (2.01%) JBoss
7 7 (2.01%) WebSphere
8 6 (1.72%) OpenStack
8 6 (1.72%) SharePoint
9 5 (1.43%) CMS
9 5 (1.43%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (1.15%) Alfresco
10 4 (1.15%) Drupal
10 4 (1.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (0.86%) Confluence
11 3 (0.86%) SAS
Applications
1 22 (6.30%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (5.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 18 (5.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (2.01%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.86%) Unica
2 2 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 50 (14.33%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (7.16%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (2.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (2.29%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (1.72%) Amazon S3
5 6 (1.72%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (1.43%) Amazon ELB
6 5 (1.43%) OpenShift
6 5 (1.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 4 (1.15%) GitHub
7 4 (1.15%) SaaS
8 2 (0.57%) PaaS
9 1 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.29%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.29%) Office 365
9 1 (0.29%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.30%) TCP/IP
2 17 (4.87%) SAN
3 15 (4.30%) Firewall
4 13 (3.72%) LDAP
4 13 (3.72%) VPN
5 12 (3.44%) Kerberos
5 12 (3.44%) SSH
6 11 (3.15%) IPsec
7 8 (2.29%) BGP
7 8 (2.29%) DNS
7 8 (2.29%) WAN
7 8 (2.29%) Wireshark
8 7 (2.01%) tcpdump
9 6 (1.72%) GSM
9 6 (1.72%) LTE
9 6 (1.72%) SCCP
9 6 (1.72%) SCTP
9 6 (1.72%) TCAP
9 6 (1.72%) UMTS
9 6 (1.72%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (15.19%) MySQL
2 46 (13.18%) Oracle Database
3 33 (9.46%) PostgreSQL
3 33 (9.46%) SQL Server
4 31 (8.88%) Oracle Database 12c
5 29 (8.31%) Oracle Database 11g
6 25 (7.16%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (4.30%) DB2
7 15 (4.30%) Oracle Reports
8 11 (3.15%) Oracle Discoverer
9 10 (2.87%) Oracle BI EE
10 9 (2.58%) Hadoop
10 9 (2.58%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 9 (2.58%) Oracle9i Database
10 9 (2.58%) Star Schema
11 8 (2.29%) Big Data
11 8 (2.29%) MongoDB
12 7 (2.01%) NoSQL
12 7 (2.01%) Pentaho
12 7 (2.01%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 51 (14.61%) JMeter
2 32 (9.17%) JIRA
3 27 (7.74%) Git (software)
3 27 (7.74%) SoapUI
4 26 (7.45%) WebDriver
5 23 (6.59%) Jenkins
5 23 (6.59%) JUnit
6 21 (6.02%) Selenium
7 19 (5.44%) Cucumber
8 18 (5.16%) Oracle Forms
9 13 (3.72%) Toad
10 12 (3.44%) Gradle
11 10 (2.87%) Eclipse
11 10 (2.87%) IntelliJ
12 9 (2.58%) PowerBuilder
13 7 (2.01%) Maven
14 5 (1.43%) Oracle APEX
14 5 (1.43%) ProC
15 4 (1.15%) Ant
15 4 (1.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 47 (13.47%) Finance
2 32 (9.17%) Telecoms
3 24 (6.88%) Digital Economy
4 20 (5.73%) Banking
5 11 (3.15%) Marketing
6 8 (2.29%) Electronics
6 8 (2.29%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.72%) Publishing
8 3 (0.86%) Aerospace
8 3 (0.86%) Automotive
8 3 (0.86%) Back Office
8 3 (0.86%) Retail
9 2 (0.57%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.29%) Military
10 1 (0.29%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 71 (20.34%) Developer
2 63 (18.05%) Administrator
3 41 (11.75%) Support Engineer
4 35 (10.03%) DBA
4 35 (10.03%) Oracle DBA
4 35 (10.03%) Tester
5 34 (9.74%) Software Developer
6 31 (8.88%) Applications Support
7 29 (8.31%) DevOps Engineer
8 28 (8.02%) Applications Engineer
8 28 (8.02%) Applications Support Engineer
9 27 (7.74%) Linux Administrator
9 27 (7.74%) Software Tester
9 27 (7.74%) Systems Administrator
10 25 (7.16%) Analyst
11 21 (6.02%) Oracle Developer
12 20 (5.73%) Linux Engineer
12 20 (5.73%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 19 (5.44%) Test Engineer
14 18 (5.16%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (8.31%) Web Services
2 21 (6.02%) HTML
3 19 (5.44%) .NET
3 19 (5.44%) JSON
3 19 (5.44%) Spring
4 16 (4.58%) CSS
5 14 (4.01%) HTML5
6 13 (3.72%) RESTful
7 12 (3.44%) XML
8 9 (2.58%) CSS3
8 9 (2.58%) LAMP
8 9 (2.58%) Middleware
8 9 (2.58%) RabbitMQ
8 9 (2.58%) Velocity
9 7 (2.01%) Hibernate
9 7 (2.01%) OpenMP
10 6 (1.72%) Ajax
10 6 (1.72%) Apache Flex
10 6 (1.72%) Node.js
10 6 (1.72%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 67 (19.20%) Computer Science
2 46 (13.18%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (8.60%) Client/Server
4 16 (4.58%) Replication
5 10 (2.87%) Linux Command Line
6 9 (2.58%) Clustering
6 9 (2.58%) Data Centre
6 9 (2.58%) Mobile App
7 8 (2.29%) SWIFT
8 7 (2.01%) Mainframe
8 7 (2.01%) Public Cloud
9 6 (1.72%) Cyber Attack
9 6 (1.72%) Derivative
9 6 (1.72%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.43%) Fintech
11 4 (1.15%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.57%) Cyber Defence
12 2 (0.57%) HACMP
13 1 (0.29%) STB
Operating Systems
1 219 (62.75%) Linux
2 148 (42.41%) Unix
3 72 (20.63%) Windows
4 27 (7.74%) Solaris
5 17 (4.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (4.30%) AIX
6 15 (4.30%) CentOS
7 11 (3.15%) Windows Server
8 7 (2.01%) Oracle Linux
8 7 (2.01%) Ubuntu
8 7 (2.01%) VxWorks
9 5 (1.43%) Windows 10
10 4 (1.15%) Debian
10 4 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.86%) HPUX
11 3 (0.86%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.57%) Fedora
13 1 (0.29%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (24.93%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (17.77%) Test Automation
3 58 (16.62%) DevOps
4 54 (15.47%) Open Source
5 34 (9.74%) Business Intelligence
6 33 (9.46%) Risk Management
7 32 (9.17%) Performance Tuning
8 28 (8.02%) SDLC
8 28 (8.02%) User Stories
9 26 (7.45%) Continuous Improvement
9 26 (7.45%) Root Cause Analysis
9 26 (7.45%) Test Management
9 26 (7.45%) Test Scripting
10 25 (7.16%) Data Modelling
10 25 (7.16%) Mentoring
11 24 (6.88%) Issue Tracking
11 24 (6.88%) Regression Testing
11 24 (6.88%) Test Strategy
12 23 (6.59%) Integration Testing
12 23 (6.59%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 156 (44.70%) Java
2 118 (33.81%) SQL
3 82 (23.50%) Python
4 71 (20.34%) C++
5 62 (17.77%) C
6 61 (17.48%) PL/SQL
7 57 (16.33%) Bash Shell
8 43 (12.32%) Perl
9 29 (8.31%) C#
10 21 (6.02%) JavaScript
11 20 (5.73%) VB
12 18 (5.16%) Korn
12 18 (5.16%) PHP
13 10 (2.87%) PowerShell
14 7 (2.01%) Bourne shell
15 6 (1.72%) Groovy
16 4 (1.15%) AWK
16 4 (1.15%) Go
16 4 (1.15%) Scala
17 3 (0.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 89 (25.50%) Degree
2 52 (14.90%) Security Cleared
3 44 (12.61%) SC Cleared
4 31 (8.88%) Computer Science Degree
5 28 (8.02%) ISTQB
6 15 (4.30%) DV Cleared
7 10 (2.87%) RHCE
7 10 (2.87%) RHCSA
8 8 (2.29%) CCNP
8 8 (2.29%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (1.43%) CCIE
9 5 (1.43%) CCSP
9 5 (1.43%) JNCIA
10 4 (1.15%) CEH
10 4 (1.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (1.15%) Network+ Certification
10 4 (1.15%) Oracle Certification
10 4 (1.15%) OSCP
11 3 (0.86%) CHECK Team Leader
11 3 (0.86%) Cyber Scheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (10.89%) QA
2 11 (3.15%) SLA
3 4 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.86%) ISO 22301
4 3 (0.86%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.86%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.57%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.57%) RMADS
6 1 (0.29%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.29%) GDPR
6 1 (0.29%) IASME
System Software
1 19 (5.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (5.16%) Virtual Machines
3 16 (4.58%) Oracle RAC
4 14 (4.01%) Samba
5 12 (3.44%) iptables
6 11 (3.15%) Docker
7 9 (2.58%) Active Directory
8 5 (1.43%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 4 (1.15%) GlusterFS
9 4 (1.15%) Hyper-V
9 4 (1.15%) Job Entry Subsystem
9 4 (1.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 3 (0.86%) HDFS
11 2 (0.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 2 (0.57%) NFS
11 2 (0.57%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.57%) vSphere
12 1 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 21 (6.02%) Data Guard
2 19 (5.44%) Ansible
2 19 (5.44%) Nagios
3 16 (4.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 16 (4.58%) Oracle ZFS
3 16 (4.58%) Red Hat Satellite
4 15 (4.30%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 15 (4.30%) Oracle RMAN
5 12 (3.44%) Cacti
6 11 (3.15%) Puppet
7 8 (2.29%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (2.29%) Tivoli
8 7 (2.01%) HAProxy
9 4 (1.15%) EMC NetWorker
9 4 (1.15%) NetBackup
9 4 (1.15%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 4 (1.15%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 3 (0.86%) Nessus
10 3 (0.86%) Nmap
10 3 (0.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 163 (46.70%) Oracle
2 37 (10.60%) Red Hat
3 34 (9.74%) VMware
4 28 (8.02%) Microsoft
5 27 (7.74%) Sun
6 23 (6.59%) HP
7 19 (5.44%) MicroStrategy
8 16 (4.58%) Brocade
8 16 (4.58%) EMC
9 15 (4.30%) Cisco
9 15 (4.30%) SAP
10 12 (3.44%) IBM
10 12 (3.44%) NetApp
11 8 (2.29%) Informatica
11 8 (2.29%) Juniper
12 7 (2.01%) Birst
12 7 (2.01%) Cognos
12 7 (2.01%) Tableau
13 6 (1.72%) Concur
13 6 (1.72%) Google