Period
to 25 September 2018

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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
England > South East
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 286 255 328
Rank change year-on-year -31 +73 -64
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 282 343 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.95% 1.18% 0.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.67% 2.14% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 213 298 283
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £33,150 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,250 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +1.85% +2.86% +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 16,843 16,062 18,723
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 56.95% 55.39% 52.57%
Number of salaries quoted 14,613 13,948 16,601
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +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 25 September 2018.

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 25 September 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
Surrey +22 109 £50,000 - 13
Thames Valley -57 78 £60,000 +33.33% 15
Berkshire -39 48 £62,500 +47.06% 7
East Sussex +14 33 £75,000 +50.00% 1
Hampshire -26 32 £52,500 +34.62% 10
Oxfordshire -43 19 £55,000 +15.79% 5
West Sussex -14 16 £52,000 +4.00% 2
Kent +11 12 £31,000 -29.55%
Buckinghamshire +11 11 £48,750 -11.36% 3
Middlesex - 2 £51,250 - 1
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 South East region with a requirement for Shell Script.

1 190 (67.38%) Linux
2 161 (57.09%) Unix
3 139 (49.29%) SQL
4 120 (42.55%) Oracle
5 103 (36.52%) Python
6 82 (29.08%) Agile Software Development
7 78 (27.66%) PL/SQL
7 78 (27.66%) Java
8 72 (25.53%) Finance
9 69 (24.47%) Git (software)
10 65 (23.05%) Amazon AWS
10 65 (23.05%) DevOps
11 57 (20.21%) Jenkins
12 56 (19.86%) Continuous Integration
13 55 (19.50%) Bash Shell
14 54 (19.15%) Degree
14 54 (19.15%) Windows
15 52 (18.44%) Red Hat
16 50 (17.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 46 (16.31%) Relational Database
18 44 (15.60%) RDBMS
18 44 (15.60%) Microsoft
18 44 (15.60%) Data Warehouse
19 43 (15.25%) C
19 43 (15.25%) Microsoft Azure
19 43 (15.25%) Problem-Solving
20 41 (14.54%) Scala
21 40 (14.18%) Perl
21 40 (14.18%) AIX
22 39 (13.83%) Web Services

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 21 (7.45%) Apache
2 14 (4.96%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (3.90%) Apache Spark
3 11 (3.90%) JBoss
4 10 (3.55%) Tomcat
5 8 (2.84%) Cloud Foundry
6 7 (2.48%) WebLogic
7 5 (1.77%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (1.77%) CMS
8 4 (1.42%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.71%) GemFire
9 2 (0.71%) nginx
9 2 (0.71%) SAS
9 2 (0.71%) Smallworld
10 1 (0.35%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.35%) Confluence
10 1 (0.35%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.35%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.35%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 24 (8.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (4.96%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.77%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.42%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 65 (23.05%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (15.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (8.51%) Amazon EC2
4 21 (7.45%) Amazon S3
5 16 (5.67%) GitHub
6 14 (4.96%) Amazon Kinesis
6 14 (4.96%) Office 365
7 13 (4.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 13 (4.61%) AWS Lambda
7 13 (4.61%) Serverless
8 12 (4.26%) Amazon EMR
8 12 (4.26%) Amazon SQS
8 12 (4.26%) Azure Active Directory
9 9 (3.19%) Amazon ELB
9 9 (3.19%) Amazon Glacier
9 9 (3.19%) Google Cloud Platform
9 9 (3.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 6 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (1.77%) PaaS
11 5 (1.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.03%) Network Security
2 16 (5.67%) DNS
3 14 (4.96%) SAN
3 14 (4.96%) TCP/IP
4 13 (4.61%) Fibre Channel
4 13 (4.61%) LAN
4 13 (4.61%) WAN
5 11 (3.90%) DHCP
5 11 (3.90%) Firewall
6 9 (3.19%) FCoE
6 9 (3.19%) iSCSI
6 9 (3.19%) NAS
7 6 (2.13%) HTTP
7 6 (2.13%) LTE
8 5 (1.77%) CDMA
8 5 (1.77%) GSM
8 5 (1.77%) UMTS
9 3 (1.06%) VPN
10 2 (0.71%) ATM
11 1 (0.35%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (16.31%) Relational Database
2 44 (15.60%) Data Warehouse
2 44 (15.60%) RDBMS
3 37 (13.12%) Big Data
3 37 (13.12%) Hadoop
4 34 (12.06%) Oracle Database
5 31 (10.99%) MySQL
6 28 (9.93%) Apache Hive
7 26 (9.22%) Impala
7 26 (9.22%) Sqoop
8 25 (8.87%) Amazon RDS
9 23 (8.16%) SQL Server
10 22 (7.80%) Oracle Reports
11 21 (7.45%) PostgreSQL
12 20 (7.09%) Oracle Database 12c
13 17 (6.03%) Oracle Database 11g
14 15 (5.32%) DB2
15 14 (4.96%) Oracle BI EE
16 12 (4.26%) Amazon Redshift
16 12 (4.26%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 69 (24.47%) Git (software)
2 57 (20.21%) Jenkins
3 28 (9.93%) Oracle Forms
4 26 (9.22%) TeamCity
5 19 (6.74%) JIRA
6 14 (4.96%) Bitbucket
7 11 (3.90%) Gradle
7 11 (3.90%) JUnit
8 10 (3.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (2.48%) PowerBuilder
9 7 (2.48%) Selenium
9 7 (2.48%) Toad
10 5 (1.77%) Grunt
10 5 (1.77%) ProC
10 5 (1.77%) WebDriver
11 4 (1.42%) Mocha
12 3 (1.06%) PVCS
12 3 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (1.06%) Vagrant
13 2 (0.71%) Eclipse
General
1 72 (25.53%) Finance
2 18 (6.38%) Games
3 17 (6.03%) Banking
4 15 (5.32%) Telecoms
5 13 (4.61%) Marketing
6 11 (3.90%) Back Office
6 11 (3.90%) Retail
7 3 (1.06%) Electronics
8 2 (0.71%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 98 (34.75%) Developer
2 45 (15.96%) Administrator
3 38 (13.48%) Oracle Developer
4 29 (10.28%) Analyst
4 29 (10.28%) DBA
5 28 (9.93%) Data Engineer
6 26 (9.22%) Big Data Engineer
6 26 (9.22%) Hadoop Engineer
7 25 (8.87%) C Developer
8 24 (8.51%) Software Developer
9 23 (8.16%) DevOps Engineer
10 22 (7.80%) Applications Support
11 20 (7.09%) Linux Administrator
11 20 (7.09%) Senior Data Engineer
11 20 (7.09%) Support Analyst
11 20 (7.09%) Systems Administrator
12 19 (6.74%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 18 (6.38%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
14 17 (6.03%) Unix Administrator
15 14 (4.96%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (13.83%) Kafka
1 39 (13.83%) Web Services
2 36 (12.77%) .NET
3 31 (10.99%) ASP.NET
4 26 (9.22%) Keras
4 26 (9.22%) MLlib
4 26 (9.22%) TensorFlow
5 25 (8.87%) Middleware
6 23 (8.16%) JSON
7 15 (5.32%) HTML
7 15 (5.32%) REST
8 13 (4.61%) jQuery
8 13 (4.61%) XML
9 12 (4.26%) ASP.NET Web API
9 12 (4.26%) Spring
10 9 (3.19%) Apache Avro
10 9 (3.19%) LAMP
11 8 (2.84%) RabbitMQ
12 7 (2.48%) CSS
12 7 (2.48%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 27 (9.57%) Virtual Team
2 22 (7.80%) Linux Command Line
2 22 (7.80%) Replication
2 22 (7.80%) User Experience
3 21 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (6.03%) Management Information System
5 16 (5.67%) Computer Science
6 12 (4.26%) Public Cloud
7 9 (3.19%) Greenfield Project
8 8 (2.84%) HACMP
9 7 (2.48%) Data Centre
9 7 (2.48%) Online Games
10 3 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.06%) Self-Motivation
11 2 (0.71%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.35%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.35%) Fintech
12 1 (0.35%) LPAR
12 1 (0.35%) Over-the-Top Content
12 1 (0.35%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 190 (67.38%) Linux
2 161 (57.09%) Unix
3 54 (19.15%) Windows
4 50 (17.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 40 (14.18%) AIX
6 20 (7.09%) CentOS
7 14 (4.96%) Windows Server
8 12 (4.26%) Ubuntu
9 8 (2.84%) Solaris
10 5 (1.77%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (1.06%) VxWorks
11 3 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.71%) Debian
12 2 (0.71%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.35%) Amazon Linux
13 1 (0.35%) HPUX
13 1 (0.35%) SUSE
13 1 (0.35%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (29.08%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (23.05%) DevOps
3 56 (19.86%) Continuous Integration
4 43 (15.25%) Problem-Solving
5 33 (11.70%) Performance Tuning
6 30 (10.64%) ITIL
7 29 (10.28%) Machine Learning
8 26 (9.22%) Analytics
8 26 (9.22%) Deep Learning
8 26 (9.22%) MapReduce
8 26 (9.22%) Software Engineering
9 24 (8.51%) Problem Management
10 22 (7.80%) Disaster Recovery
10 22 (7.80%) Scrum
11 20 (7.09%) Data Engineering
11 20 (7.09%) Root Cause Analysis
11 20 (7.09%) SDLC
12 19 (6.74%) Deployment Automation
12 19 (6.74%) Project Management
13 18 (6.38%) Operations Research
Programming Languages
1 139 (49.29%) SQL
2 103 (36.52%) Python
3 78 (27.66%) Java
3 78 (27.66%) PL/SQL
4 55 (19.50%) Bash Shell
5 43 (15.25%) C
6 41 (14.54%) Scala
7 40 (14.18%) Perl
8 38 (13.48%) C#
9 35 (12.41%) Go
10 30 (10.64%) C++
11 25 (8.87%) PowerShell
12 24 (8.51%) Ruby
13 22 (7.80%) Korn
14 17 (6.03%) JavaScript
15 7 (2.48%) PHP
16 6 (2.13%) Groovy
17 5 (1.77%) VB
18 4 (1.42%) AWK
18 4 (1.42%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 54 (19.15%) Degree
2 33 (11.70%) Security Cleared
3 15 (5.32%) MCSA
3 15 (5.32%) MCSE
3 15 (5.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (2.48%) DV Cleared
5 5 (1.77%) ISEB
5 5 (1.77%) ISTQB
5 5 (1.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (1.77%) OCP
5 5 (1.77%) Oracle Certification
5 5 (1.77%) RHCE
5 5 (1.77%) RHCSA
5 5 (1.77%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.42%) DBS Check
6 4 (1.42%) OCA
7 1 (0.35%) LPIC
7 1 (0.35%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.67%) PCI DSS
2 14 (4.96%) SLA
3 12 (4.26%) QA
4 2 (0.71%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 30 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (9.22%) Apache Flume
3 20 (7.09%) Docker
4 16 (5.67%) Active Directory
4 16 (5.67%) HDFS
5 11 (3.90%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 11 (3.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 9 (3.19%) Samba
6 9 (3.19%) XenServer
7 8 (2.84%) Oracle RAC
8 6 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (1.42%) GlusterFS
10 3 (1.06%) KVM
11 2 (0.71%) Xen
12 1 (0.35%) Hyper-V
12 1 (0.35%) PowerHA
12 1 (0.35%) RHEV
12 1 (0.35%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 1 (0.35%) Varnish
12 1 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 35 (12.41%) Hadoop YARN
2 27 (9.57%) Ansible
3 24 (8.51%) Puppet
4 15 (5.32%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (4.96%) Terraform
6 9 (3.19%) Kubernetes
6 9 (3.19%) vRealize Orchestrator
7 8 (2.84%) Tivoli
7 8 (2.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 7 (2.48%) Data Guard
9 5 (1.77%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 5 (1.77%) NetBackup
9 5 (1.77%) Xymon
9 5 (1.77%) ZABBIX
10 4 (1.42%) Oracle ZFS
10 4 (1.42%) Red Hat Satellite
10 4 (1.42%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 4 (1.42%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 3 (1.06%) HAProxy
11 3 (1.06%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 120 (42.55%) Oracle
2 52 (18.44%) Red Hat
3 44 (15.60%) Microsoft
4 36 (12.77%) VMware
5 26 (9.22%) Cloudera
5 26 (9.22%) Hortonworks
6 17 (6.03%) IBM
7 13 (4.61%) Centrify
8 11 (3.90%) Veritas
9 10 (3.55%) Atlassian
10 9 (3.19%) Citrix
10 9 (3.19%) Google
10 9 (3.19%) MicroStrategy
11 8 (2.84%) ServiceNow
12 6 (2.13%) HP
13 5 (1.77%) EMC
13 5 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (1.77%) TOWER Software
14 4 (1.42%) StorageTek
14 4 (1.42%) Sun