Period
to 3 July 2020

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 3 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
England > South East
6 months to
3 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 290 343 352
Rank change year-on-year +53 +9 -60
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 91 178 217
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.65% 0.67% 0.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.16% 1.22% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 71 118 159
Median annual salary £57,500 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.58% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £31,100
90th Percentile £82,500 £69,000 £70,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% -4.55%

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 7,856 14,608 17,874
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 56.08% 54.62% 58.04%
Number of salaries quoted 6,654 12,400 15,576
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Shell Script as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Shell Script in the South East over the 6 months to 3 July 2020.

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 3 July 2020. 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 +89 38 £62,500 +13.64% 1
Berkshire +71 24 £63,000 +14.55% 1
Hampshire +48 19 £44,250 -11.50% 1
Surrey +29 19 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Buckinghamshire +60 14 £60,000 +26.32%
East Sussex - 11 £37,500 -
West Sussex +23 4 £60,000 +15.38% 1
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2020, 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 South East region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 54 (59.34%) Linux
2 47 (51.65%) SQL
3 36 (39.56%) Oracle
3 36 (39.56%) Unix
4 30 (32.97%) Windows
5 27 (29.67%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (28.57%) Java
7 22 (24.18%) PL/SQL
7 22 (24.18%) Ansible
8 21 (23.08%) Git (software)
9 19 (20.88%) Docker
10 18 (19.78%) Jenkins
10 18 (19.78%) Red Hat
10 18 (19.78%) Python
10 18 (19.78%) Finance
11 17 (18.68%) Relational Database
11 17 (18.68%) DevOps
12 16 (17.58%) Performance Tuning
12 16 (17.58%) Root Cause Analysis
12 16 (17.58%) .NET
13 15 (16.48%) Perl
13 15 (16.48%) C#
13 15 (16.48%) AIX
13 15 (16.48%) SSL
14 14 (15.38%) JavaScript
14 14 (15.38%) Migration
14 14 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (14.29%) PowerShell
15 13 (14.29%) AWS
16 12 (13.19%) Analytical Skills

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 9 (9.89%) Apache
1 9 (9.89%) WebSphere
2 8 (8.79%) MQSeries
2 8 (8.79%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.49%) nginx
4 4 (4.40%) IIS
4 4 (4.40%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 3 (3.30%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (2.20%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (2.20%) GemFire
7 1 (1.10%) CICS
7 1 (1.10%) Confluence
7 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.10%) JBoss
7 1 (1.10%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.10%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.10%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (12.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.29%) AWS
2 8 (8.79%) Azure
2 8 (8.79%) PaaS
3 5 (5.49%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (5.49%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (5.49%) IaaS
3 5 (5.49%) SaaS
3 5 (5.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (4.40%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (3.30%) Amazon S3
5 3 (3.30%) Power Platform
6 2 (2.20%) Amazon Cognito
6 2 (2.20%) Amazon EKS
6 2 (2.20%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (2.20%) Amazon Kinesis
6 2 (2.20%) AWS CodePipeline
6 2 (2.20%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (2.20%) OpenShift
6 2 (2.20%) Route 53
6 2 (2.20%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 15 (16.48%) SSL
2 9 (9.89%) Firewall
3 8 (8.79%) DNS
3 8 (8.79%) TCP/IP
4 7 (7.69%) HTTP
5 6 (6.59%) LAN
5 6 (6.59%) WAN
6 5 (5.49%) VPN
7 4 (4.40%) MPLS
7 4 (4.40%) SSH
8 2 (2.20%) SAN
9 1 (1.10%) DHCP
9 1 (1.10%) Internet
9 1 (1.10%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (1.10%) Skype
9 1 (1.10%) VoIP
9 1 (1.10%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.10%) Wireless
9 1 (1.10%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.68%) Relational Database
2 12 (13.19%) RDBMS
3 11 (12.09%) Oracle Reports
3 11 (12.09%) SQL Server
4 10 (10.99%) MySQL
5 9 (9.89%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (6.59%) Apache Hive
7 5 (5.49%) Hadoop
7 5 (5.49%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (5.49%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 5 (5.49%) Oracle Database
7 5 (5.49%) Oracle Discoverer
7 5 (5.49%) PowerCenter
8 4 (4.40%) DB2
8 4 (4.40%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (4.40%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (3.30%) HBase
9 3 (3.30%) MongoDB
9 3 (3.30%) NoSQL
9 3 (3.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 18 (19.78%) Jenkins
3 9 (9.89%) Subversion
4 7 (7.69%) JIRA
5 5 (5.49%) PowerBuilder
5 5 (5.49%) Toad
6 4 (4.40%) Vagrant
7 3 (3.30%) Gradle
7 3 (3.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (3.30%) Visual Studio
8 2 (2.20%) GitLab
8 2 (2.20%) JUnit
8 2 (2.20%) Selenium
8 2 (2.20%) SonarQube
8 2 (2.20%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (1.10%) Artifactory
9 1 (1.10%) Automake
9 1 (1.10%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.10%) Maven
9 1 (1.10%) Postman
General
1 18 (19.78%) Finance
2 6 (6.59%) Back Office
3 5 (5.49%) Banking
4 1 (1.10%) Advertising
4 1 (1.10%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (21.98%) Developer
2 13 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (12.09%) Consultant
4 10 (10.99%) Administrator
4 10 (10.99%) Applications Support
5 9 (9.89%) Analyst
5 9 (9.89%) Linux Administrator
6 8 (8.79%) Oracle Analyst
6 8 (8.79%) Software Engineer
7 7 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
7 7 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
7 7 (7.69%) Support Analyst
8 6 (6.59%) Java Developer
8 6 (6.59%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (6.59%) Oracle Developer
8 6 (6.59%) Oracle Support Analyst
8 6 (6.59%) Senior Developer
8 6 (6.59%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (6.59%) Unix Support
8 6 (6.59%) Unix Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.58%) .NET
2 12 (13.19%) Middleware
3 10 (10.99%) ASP.NET
4 8 (8.79%) CSS
4 8 (8.79%) JSON
4 8 (8.79%) WebSphere MQ
5 6 (6.59%) HTML
6 5 (5.49%) STL
7 4 (4.40%) AngularJS
7 4 (4.40%) Node.js
7 4 (4.40%) REST
7 4 (4.40%) Web Services
7 4 (4.40%) YAML
8 3 (3.30%) .NET Framework
8 3 (3.30%) Java EE
8 3 (3.30%) Java SE
8 3 (3.30%) JSF
8 3 (3.30%) Kafka
8 3 (3.30%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (3.30%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.19%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.99%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (9.89%) Mainframe
4 8 (8.79%) AS400
4 8 (8.79%) Tandem
4 8 (8.79%) Virtual Team
5 4 (4.40%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (4.40%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (4.40%) N-Tier
5 4 (4.40%) PKI
6 3 (3.30%) Clustering
6 3 (3.30%) LPAR
7 2 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.10%) Internet of Things
8 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.10%) Social Network
8 1 (1.10%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 54 (59.34%) Linux
2 36 (39.56%) Unix
3 30 (32.97%) Windows
4 15 (16.48%) AIX
5 12 (13.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (13.19%) Windows Server
6 8 (8.79%) Solaris
7 7 (7.69%) Windows 7
7 7 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (7.69%) Windows Server 2016
8 4 (4.40%) CentOS
8 4 (4.40%) Windows 10
9 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (2.20%) SUSE
10 2 (2.20%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.10%) Android
11 1 (1.10%) Debian
11 1 (1.10%) VMS
11 1 (1.10%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (29.67%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (18.68%) DevOps
3 16 (17.58%) Performance Tuning
3 16 (17.58%) Root Cause Analysis
4 14 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (15.38%) Migration
5 12 (13.19%) Software Engineering
6 10 (10.99%) Performance Monitoring
6 10 (10.99%) Project Management
7 9 (9.89%) Computer Science
7 9 (9.89%) Incident Management
7 9 (9.89%) Scrum
8 8 (8.79%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (8.79%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (8.79%) ITIL
8 8 (8.79%) SDLC
9 7 (7.69%) Configuration Management
9 7 (7.69%) Task Automation
10 6 (6.59%) Problem Management
10 6 (6.59%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (51.65%) SQL
2 26 (28.57%) Java
3 22 (24.18%) PL/SQL
4 18 (19.78%) Python
5 15 (16.48%) C#
5 15 (16.48%) Perl
6 14 (15.38%) JavaScript
7 13 (14.29%) PowerShell
8 12 (13.19%) Bash Shell
9 9 (9.89%) C++
10 3 (3.30%) AWK
10 3 (3.30%) Korn
10 3 (3.30%) sed
10 3 (3.30%) VB
10 3 (3.30%) VB.NET
10 3 (3.30%) VB6
11 1 (1.10%) Groovy
11 1 (1.10%) JCL
11 1 (1.10%) PL/1
11 1 (1.10%) REXX
Qualifications
1 10 (10.99%) Degree
2 1 (1.10%) CCNA
2 1 (1.10%) CCNP
2 1 (1.10%) CFA
2 1 (1.10%) CHECK Team Leader
2 1 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.10%) CREST Certified
2 1 (1.10%) DBS Check
2 1 (1.10%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.10%) LPIC
2 1 (1.10%) RHCSA
2 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.49%) QA
2 3 (3.30%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.10%) GDPR
3 1 (1.10%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.10%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (20.88%) Docker
2 6 (6.59%) Hyper-V
2 6 (6.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.40%) iptables
4 2 (2.20%) HDFS
4 2 (2.20%) PowerHA
4 2 (2.20%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.10%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.10%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 1 (1.10%) Postfix
5 1 (1.10%) RACF
5 1 (1.10%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.10%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.10%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (1.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (24.18%) Ansible
2 12 (13.19%) Puppet
3 10 (10.99%) Tivoli
4 8 (8.79%) Kubernetes
5 7 (7.69%) Terraform
6 6 (6.59%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (4.40%) NetBackup
7 4 (4.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 4 (4.40%) Oracle RMAN
7 4 (4.40%) Salt
7 4 (4.40%) SCOrch
8 2 (2.20%) Data Guard
8 2 (2.20%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (2.20%) Linux-HA
8 2 (2.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (2.20%) vCenter Server
9 1 (1.10%) Avamar
9 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (1.10%) SCCM
9 1 (1.10%) vRealize
Vendors
1 36 (39.56%) Oracle
2 18 (19.78%) Red Hat
3 12 (13.19%) Microsoft
4 8 (8.79%) HP
4 8 (8.79%) IBM
4 8 (8.79%) VMware
5 6 (6.59%) MicroStrategy
6 5 (5.49%) Cisco
7 4 (4.40%) Informatica
7 4 (4.40%) Sun
8 3 (3.30%) Splunk
9 2 (2.20%) Cloudera
9 2 (2.20%) Cognizant
9 2 (2.20%) EMC
10 1 (1.10%) Apple
10 1 (1.10%) Atlassian
10 1 (1.10%) Talend
10 1 (1.10%) Veritas