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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
England / South East
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 231 296 254
Rank change year-on-year +65 -42  
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 169 152 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.15% 0.83% 1.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.10% 1.55% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 146 127 174
Median salary £46,375 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.05% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £64,850
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  

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 the South East with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 8040 9806 10397
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 54.74% 53.35% 48.79%
Number of salaries quoted 7013 8758 8876
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Shell Script
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 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 3 months to 23 June 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 3 months to 23 June 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
Surrey +42 55 £52,500 +5.00% 7
Berkshire +7 36 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Oxfordshire - 27 £30,000 - 3
Hampshire -2 26 £40,000 - 1
West Sussex - 17 £52,500 -
Buckinghamshire +3 5 £57,500 +4.54%
Kent +13 3 £25,500 -32.89%
East Sussex - 1 £50,000 -
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 183 (61.82%) Linux
2 168 (56.76%) Unix
3 149 (50.34%) Oracle
4 138 (46.62%) SQL
5 117 (39.53%) Java
6 86 (29.05%) PL/SQL
7 84 (28.38%) Windows
7 84 (28.38%) Agile Software Development
8 83 (28.04%) C++
9 77 (26.01%) Software Engineering
10 73 (24.66%) Python
11 72 (24.32%) Security Cleared
12 66 (22.30%) Degree
13 58 (19.59%) Telecoms
14 57 (19.26%) Finance
15 54 (18.24%) Perl
16 52 (17.57%) Oracle Database
17 48 (16.22%) DevOps
17 48 (16.22%) Computer Science
18 46 (15.54%) Bash Shell
18 46 (15.54%) Analytical Skills
19 44 (14.86%) SC Cleared
19 44 (14.86%) C
19 44 (14.86%) VMware
20 42 (14.19%) Performance Tuning
21 40 (13.51%) Oracle Database 12c
22 39 (13.18%) Oracle Database 11g
22 39 (13.18%) SDLC
23 38 (12.84%) VMware Infrastructure
24 34 (11.49%) Ansible

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 27 (9.12%) Apache
2 14 (4.73%) Tomcat
2 14 (4.73%) WebSphere
3 8 (2.70%) IBM HTTP Server
3 8 (2.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 8 (2.70%) WebLogic
4 6 (2.03%) SAS
5 5 (1.69%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (1.35%) Apache Spark
6 4 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (1.35%) Cloud Foundry
6 4 (1.35%) GemFire
6 4 (1.35%) nginx
6 4 (1.35%) Oracle Service Bus
7 3 (1.01%) IIS
8 2 (0.68%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.68%) CICS
8 2 (0.68%) CMS
8 2 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.68%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 11 (3.72%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (3.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (3.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (3.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.01%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.68%) Fredhopper
4 1 (0.34%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.34%) Magento
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 24 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (5.07%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (4.39%) Amazon ELB
3 13 (4.39%) Amazon S3
3 13 (4.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 12 (4.05%) GitHub
4 12 (4.05%) SaaS
5 5 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (1.35%) PaaS
7 2 (0.68%) Oracle CX
7 2 (0.68%) Oracle Service Cloud
8 1 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.42%) HTTP
2 16 (5.41%) Firewall
2 16 (5.41%) TCP/IP
3 14 (4.73%) VPN
4 12 (4.05%) IPsec
5 11 (3.72%) DNS
5 11 (3.72%) Kerberos
5 11 (3.72%) SSL
6 9 (3.04%) LDAP
7 8 (2.70%) SAN
8 7 (2.36%) BGP
8 7 (2.36%) Broadband
8 7 (2.36%) EIGRP
8 7 (2.36%) Ethernet
8 7 (2.36%) IPv4
8 7 (2.36%) L2TP
8 7 (2.36%) MPLS
8 7 (2.36%) OSPF
8 7 (2.36%) PPP
8 7 (2.36%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (17.57%) Oracle Database
2 40 (13.51%) Oracle Database 12c
3 39 (13.18%) Oracle Database 11g
4 29 (9.80%) Data Warehouse
4 29 (9.80%) Relational Database
5 28 (9.46%) MySQL
6 21 (7.09%) RDBMS
7 20 (6.76%) SQL Server
8 19 (6.42%) DB2
9 16 (5.41%) Oracle Reports
10 15 (5.07%) Hadoop
11 14 (4.73%) Oracle BI EE
11 14 (4.73%) PowerCenter
12 13 (4.39%) PostgreSQL
13 10 (3.38%) DataStage
13 10 (3.38%) HBase
13 10 (3.38%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (3.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 10 (3.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 10 (3.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 33 (11.15%) Git (software)
2 26 (8.78%) Jenkins
3 14 (4.73%) JMeter
4 13 (4.39%) JIRA
5 11 (3.72%) Bitbucket
6 10 (3.38%) Gradle
7 9 (3.04%) Selenium
8 8 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (1.69%) Oracle APEX
9 5 (1.69%) Toad
9 5 (1.69%) WebDriver
10 4 (1.35%) Ant
10 4 (1.35%) Eclipse
10 4 (1.35%) JUnit
10 4 (1.35%) Mercurial
11 3 (1.01%) Bugzilla
11 3 (1.01%) Oracle Forms
12 2 (0.68%) Metasploit
12 2 (0.68%) Subversion
13 1 (0.34%) Maven
General
1 58 (19.59%) Telecoms
2 57 (19.26%) Finance
3 22 (7.43%) Banking
4 15 (5.07%) Marketing
5 10 (3.38%) Electronics
5 10 (3.38%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.69%) Digital Economy
7 4 (1.35%) Retail
8 3 (1.01%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.01%) Legal
8 3 (1.01%) Military
9 2 (0.68%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.68%) Automotive
9 2 (0.68%) Back Office
10 1 (0.34%) Front Office
10 1 (0.34%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 74 (25.00%) Developer
2 68 (22.97%) Administrator
3 39 (13.18%) Support Engineer
4 38 (12.84%) Software Developer
5 34 (11.49%) DBA
5 34 (11.49%) Oracle DBA
6 31 (10.47%) Graduate
7 29 (9.80%) Linux Engineer
8 28 (9.46%) Graduate Developer
9 26 (8.78%) DevOps Engineer
10 25 (8.45%) Graduate Software Developer
11 24 (8.11%) Applications Support
11 24 (8.11%) IT Administrator
11 24 (8.11%) IT Graduate
12 23 (7.77%) Applications Engineer
12 23 (7.77%) Junior
13 22 (7.43%) Applications Support Engineer
14 20 (6.76%) Team Leader
15 18 (6.08%) Junior Developer
15 18 (6.08%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (7.77%) .NET
2 20 (6.76%) Web Services
3 18 (6.08%) HTML
4 16 (5.41%) Middleware
4 16 (5.41%) Spring
5 15 (5.07%) XML
6 13 (4.39%) WebSphere MQ
7 12 (4.05%) J2EE
8 11 (3.72%) CSS
9 9 (3.04%) JSON
9 9 (3.04%) Kafka
10 8 (2.70%) JSP
11 7 (2.36%) REST
12 6 (2.03%) RabbitMQ
13 5 (1.69%) Ajax
13 5 (1.69%) Apache Avro
13 5 (1.69%) Hibernate
13 5 (1.69%) Java SE
13 5 (1.69%) JMS
13 5 (1.69%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 48 (16.22%) Computer Science
2 46 (15.54%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (4.73%) Replication
4 10 (3.38%) Data Centre
4 10 (3.38%) Linux Command Line
4 10 (3.38%) SWIFT
4 10 (3.38%) Virtual Team
5 7 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.03%) Public Cloud
6 6 (2.03%) User Experience
7 5 (1.69%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.35%) Clustering
8 4 (1.35%) Cyber Attack
8 4 (1.35%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.68%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.68%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.68%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.68%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.34%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (0.34%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 183 (61.82%) Linux
2 168 (56.76%) Unix
3 84 (28.38%) Windows
4 26 (8.78%) VxWorks
5 13 (4.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (3.72%) Solaris
7 10 (3.38%) CentOS
8 8 (2.70%) Windows Server
9 5 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (1.01%) Debian
11 2 (0.68%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.68%) SUSE
11 2 (0.68%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.68%) zOS
12 1 (0.34%) AIX
12 1 (0.34%) Android
12 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (28.38%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (26.01%) Software Engineering
3 48 (16.22%) DevOps
4 42 (14.19%) Performance Tuning
5 39 (13.18%) SDLC
6 33 (11.15%) Business Intelligence
7 30 (10.14%) ETL
7 30 (10.14%) Software Testing
8 28 (9.46%) Open Source
9 25 (8.45%) Root Cause Analysis
10 23 (7.77%) Cybersecurity
10 23 (7.77%) Logistics
11 22 (7.43%) High Availability
11 22 (7.43%) System Testing
12 21 (7.09%) ITIL
13 20 (6.76%) Configuration Management
14 19 (6.42%) Test Automation
14 19 (6.42%) Waterfall
15 18 (6.08%) Continuous Integration
15 18 (6.08%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 138 (46.62%) SQL
2 117 (39.53%) Java
3 86 (29.05%) PL/SQL
4 83 (28.04%) C++
5 73 (24.66%) Python
6 54 (18.24%) Perl
7 46 (15.54%) Bash Shell
8 44 (14.86%) C
9 32 (10.81%) C#
10 29 (9.80%) JavaScript
11 23 (7.77%) VB
12 18 (6.08%) Go
13 17 (5.74%) T-SQL
14 16 (5.41%) Scala
15 14 (4.73%) PHP
16 13 (4.39%) PowerShell
17 12 (4.05%) Korn
18 11 (3.72%) AWK
19 10 (3.38%) Ruby
20 8 (2.70%) sed
Qualifications
1 72 (24.32%) Security Cleared
2 66 (22.30%) Degree
3 44 (14.86%) SC Cleared
4 28 (9.46%) DV Cleared
5 21 (7.09%) OCP
5 21 (7.09%) Oracle Certification
6 20 (6.76%) OCA
7 10 (3.38%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (3.04%) CCNP
9 7 (2.36%) CCIE
9 7 (2.36%) CCSP
9 7 (2.36%) Computer Science Degree
9 7 (2.36%) JNCIA
10 6 (2.03%) ISTQB
11 4 (1.35%) Network+ Certification
12 3 (1.01%) CCNA
12 3 (1.01%) RHCE
12 3 (1.01%) RHCSA
13 2 (0.68%) CHECK Team Leader
13 2 (0.68%) Cyber Scheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (10.14%) QA
2 15 (5.07%) SLA
3 6 (2.03%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 38 (12.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (9.80%) Oracle RAC
3 28 (9.46%) Virtual Machines
4 12 (4.05%) Docker
5 10 (3.38%) HDFS
6 9 (3.04%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 8 (2.70%) Tivoli Directory Server
8 7 (2.36%) Active Directory
8 7 (2.36%) Firmware
9 4 (1.35%) iptables
9 4 (1.35%) Job Entry Subsystem
9 4 (1.35%) KVM
9 4 (1.35%) Samba
10 3 (1.01%) GlusterFS
10 3 (1.01%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 3 (1.01%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 2 (0.68%) NFS
11 2 (0.68%) Oracle Clusterware
11 2 (0.68%) Xen
11 2 (0.68%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 34 (11.49%) Ansible
2 32 (10.81%) Oracle RMAN
3 31 (10.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 28 (9.46%) Data Guard
5 16 (5.41%) Tivoli
6 15 (5.07%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 15 (5.07%) Puppet
7 8 (2.70%) Oracle ZFS
8 7 (2.36%) Nagios
8 7 (2.36%) NetBackup
8 7 (2.36%) Red Hat Satellite
9 5 (1.69%) Hadoop YARN
9 5 (1.69%) Kubernetes
9 5 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (1.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 4 (1.35%) Cacti
10 4 (1.35%) HP Data Protector
11 3 (1.01%) HAProxy
11 3 (1.01%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 3 (1.01%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 149 (50.34%) Oracle
2 44 (14.86%) VMware
3 26 (8.78%) Red Hat
4 17 (5.74%) Microsoft
5 16 (5.41%) Cisco
5 16 (5.41%) Informatica
6 14 (4.73%) IBM
7 12 (4.05%) SAP
8 10 (3.38%) Sun
8 10 (3.38%) Teradata
9 8 (2.70%) Ab Initio
9 8 (2.70%) HP
10 7 (2.36%) Atlassian
10 7 (2.36%) F5
10 7 (2.36%) Juniper
11 6 (2.03%) Citrix
11 6 (2.03%) Cognos
11 6 (2.03%) MicroStrategy
11 6 (2.03%) TOWER Software
12 5 (1.69%) BT
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
West Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 55000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 55000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum GBP 50k +Many benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum plus benefits and incentives
Posted: 2 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Stott & May
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £63,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Banbury
aap3
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough
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Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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