Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
England > South East
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 261 312 245
Rank change year-on-year +51 -67 +19
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 329 307 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.14% 0.87% 1.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.04% 1.67% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 295 293 431
South East median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £62,250 £66,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% - -

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 16121 18437 21014
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 55.76% 52.02% 49.58%
Number of salaries quoted 14001 16290 18217
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 £27,250
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 19 October 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 19 October 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 +65 146 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Surrey +44 86 £50,000 -16.67% 4
Berkshire +28 80 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Oxfordshire +57 49 £50,000 -9.09% 1
West Sussex +6 38 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Hampshire -2 32 £39,000 -2.50% 2
Kent +31 19 £44,000 +10.00%
Buckinghamshire +23 17 £55,000 +4.76% 1
East Sussex - 13 £50,000 - 1
Isle of Wight 0 2 £27,000 +1.89% 1
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 202 (61.40%) Linux
2 147 (44.68%) Java
3 146 (44.38%) Oracle
4 135 (41.03%) Unix
5 113 (34.35%) SQL
6 93 (28.27%) Agile Software Development
7 91 (27.66%) C++
8 90 (27.36%) Degree
9 83 (25.23%) Python
10 73 (22.19%) Computer Science
11 72 (21.88%) Windows
12 68 (20.67%) C
13 66 (20.06%) Security Cleared
14 65 (19.76%) PL/SQL
15 62 (18.84%) Bash Shell
16 60 (18.24%) DevOps
17 58 (17.63%) Analytical Skills
18 57 (17.33%) Test Automation
19 53 (16.11%) Open Source
20 51 (15.50%) Amazon AWS
21 49 (14.89%) Finance
21 49 (14.89%) Perl
22 48 (14.59%) Telecoms
22 48 (14.59%) SC Cleared
23 46 (13.98%) JMeter
24 44 (13.37%) Oracle Database
25 42 (12.77%) VMware
26 41 (12.46%) MySQL
27 39 (11.85%) Software Engineering
27 39 (11.85%) SDLC

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 31 (9.42%) Apache
2 14 (4.26%) nginx
3 10 (3.04%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (2.74%) WebLogic
5 8 (2.43%) WebSphere
6 7 (2.13%) Cloud Foundry
6 7 (2.13%) IBM HTTP Server
6 7 (2.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 6 (1.82%) CMS
7 6 (1.82%) OpenStack
8 5 (1.52%) Drupal
8 5 (1.52%) IIS
8 5 (1.52%) Liferay
8 5 (1.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 4 (1.22%) Alfresco
9 4 (1.22%) Confluence
9 4 (1.22%) SAS
9 4 (1.22%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.61%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.61%) JBoss
Applications
1 19 (5.78%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (5.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (5.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Fredhopper
1 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.30%) Oracle HRMS
1 1 (0.30%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 51 (15.50%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (7.60%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (3.34%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (2.74%) Amazon S3
5 8 (2.43%) Amazon ELB
5 8 (2.43%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (2.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 7 (2.13%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (1.52%) SaaS
8 4 (1.22%) OpenShift
9 3 (0.91%) GitHub
10 1 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.30%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.30%) Office 365
10 1 (0.30%) PaaS
10 1 (0.30%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.86%) Firewall
1 16 (4.86%) VPN
2 14 (4.26%) IPsec
3 11 (3.34%) HTTP
4 10 (3.04%) BGP
5 9 (2.74%) WAN
6 8 (2.43%) DNS
6 8 (2.43%) SSL
6 8 (2.43%) TCP/IP
7 7 (2.13%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (2.13%) EIGRP
7 7 (2.13%) IPv4
7 7 (2.13%) L2TP
7 7 (2.13%) LTE
7 7 (2.13%) M3UA
7 7 (2.13%) PPP
7 7 (2.13%) SCTP
7 7 (2.13%) tcpdump
7 7 (2.13%) Wireshark
7 7 (2.13%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (13.37%) Oracle Database
2 41 (12.46%) MySQL
3 33 (10.03%) Oracle Database 11g
4 32 (9.73%) Oracle Database 12c
5 23 (6.99%) SQL Server
6 20 (6.08%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (5.17%) Oracle Reports
7 17 (5.17%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (3.65%) Oracle BI EE
9 10 (3.04%) DB2
10 9 (2.74%) MongoDB
11 7 (2.13%) NoSQL
11 7 (2.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 7 (2.13%) Oracle9i Database
12 6 (1.82%) Hadoop
12 6 (1.82%) OLTP
12 6 (1.82%) Oracle Discoverer
12 6 (1.82%) Redis
13 5 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (1.52%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 46 (13.98%) JMeter
2 33 (10.03%) JIRA
3 29 (8.81%) Git (software)
4 24 (7.29%) WebDriver
5 23 (6.99%) SoapUI
6 22 (6.69%) Jenkins
7 19 (5.78%) JUnit
8 18 (5.47%) Selenium
9 16 (4.86%) Cucumber
10 13 (3.95%) Oracle Forms
11 11 (3.34%) Gradle
12 9 (2.74%) Eclipse
12 9 (2.74%) Toad
13 8 (2.43%) IntelliJ
14 7 (2.13%) Maven
15 6 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 6 (1.82%) Bitbucket
15 6 (1.82%) PowerBuilder
16 4 (1.22%) Ant
17 3 (0.91%) Metasploit
General
1 49 (14.89%) Finance
2 48 (14.59%) Telecoms
3 22 (6.69%) Digital Economy
4 20 (6.08%) Banking
5 12 (3.65%) Electronics
5 12 (3.65%) Manufacturing
5 12 (3.65%) Marketing
6 6 (1.82%) Publishing
7 3 (0.91%) Aerospace
7 3 (0.91%) Automotive
7 3 (0.91%) Back Office
7 3 (0.91%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.91%) Retail
8 2 (0.61%) Military
9 1 (0.30%) Front Office
9 1 (0.30%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 74 (22.49%) Developer
2 64 (19.45%) Administrator
3 48 (14.59%) Support Engineer
4 44 (13.37%) Software Developer
5 33 (10.03%) Applications Support
5 33 (10.03%) Tester
6 32 (9.73%) DevOps Engineer
7 31 (9.42%) Applications Engineer
8 30 (9.12%) Applications Support Engineer
9 29 (8.81%) DBA
9 29 (8.81%) Oracle DBA
10 26 (7.90%) Analyst
11 25 (7.60%) Software Tester
12 23 (6.99%) Graduate
13 22 (6.69%) Linux Engineer
14 21 (6.38%) Linux Administrator
14 21 (6.38%) Systems Administrator
15 20 (6.08%) Oracle Developer
16 19 (5.78%) Junior
16 19 (5.78%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (9.73%) Web Services
2 19 (5.78%) .NET
2 19 (5.78%) Spring
3 12 (3.65%) JSON
4 11 (3.34%) HTML
5 10 (3.04%) CSS
6 9 (2.74%) LAMP
6 9 (2.74%) RESTful
7 8 (2.43%) RabbitMQ
7 8 (2.43%) XML
8 7 (2.13%) Hibernate
8 7 (2.13%) HTML5
8 7 (2.13%) Middleware
8 7 (2.13%) OpenMP
8 7 (2.13%) Velocity
8 7 (2.13%) WebSphere MQ
9 6 (1.82%) Apache Flex
9 6 (1.82%) jQuery
9 6 (1.82%) Node.js
9 6 (1.82%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 73 (22.19%) Computer Science
2 58 (17.63%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (8.51%) Client/Server
4 16 (4.86%) Replication
5 12 (3.65%) SWIFT
6 11 (3.34%) Data Centre
7 9 (2.74%) Linux Command Line
8 8 (2.43%) Mobile App
8 8 (2.43%) Public Cloud
9 6 (1.82%) Clustering
9 6 (1.82%) Cyber Attack
9 6 (1.82%) Derivative
10 5 (1.52%) Management Information System
11 4 (1.22%) Virtual Team
12 3 (0.91%) Digital Currency
12 3 (0.91%) Fintech
13 2 (0.61%) Cyber Defence
13 2 (0.61%) Mainframe
14 1 (0.30%) Cyberthreat
14 1 (0.30%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 202 (61.40%) Linux
2 135 (41.03%) Unix
3 72 (21.88%) Windows
4 18 (5.47%) VxWorks
5 16 (4.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (4.56%) CentOS
7 10 (3.04%) Windows Server
8 9 (2.74%) AIX
9 8 (2.43%) Solaris
10 7 (2.13%) Oracle Linux
11 6 (1.82%) Ubuntu
12 5 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (1.22%) Debian
13 4 (1.22%) Windows 10
14 3 (0.91%) Windows 7
14 3 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (0.61%) HPUX
16 1 (0.30%) Fedora
16 1 (0.30%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (28.27%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (18.24%) DevOps
3 57 (17.33%) Test Automation
4 53 (16.11%) Open Source
5 39 (11.85%) SDLC
5 39 (11.85%) Software Engineering
6 36 (10.94%) Business Intelligence
7 31 (9.42%) Root Cause Analysis
8 29 (8.81%) ITIL
9 28 (8.51%) Risk Management
10 27 (8.21%) Continuous Improvement
11 24 (7.29%) Mentoring
11 24 (7.29%) Software Testing
11 24 (7.29%) Test Management
11 24 (7.29%) Test Scripting
11 24 (7.29%) User Stories
12 23 (6.99%) System Testing
13 22 (6.69%) Issue Tracking
13 22 (6.69%) Logistics
13 22 (6.69%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 147 (44.68%) Java
2 113 (34.35%) SQL
3 91 (27.66%) C++
4 83 (25.23%) Python
5 68 (20.67%) C
6 65 (19.76%) PL/SQL
7 62 (18.84%) Bash Shell
8 49 (14.89%) Perl
9 31 (9.42%) C#
10 23 (6.99%) Korn
10 23 (6.99%) VB
11 16 (4.86%) JavaScript
12 12 (3.65%) PHP
13 11 (3.34%) AWK
14 9 (2.74%) PowerShell
15 8 (2.43%) Go
16 7 (2.13%) Scala
16 7 (2.13%) sed
17 6 (1.82%) Groovy
18 5 (1.52%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 90 (27.36%) Degree
2 66 (20.06%) Security Cleared
3 48 (14.59%) SC Cleared
4 27 (8.21%) Computer Science Degree
5 26 (7.90%) ISTQB
6 25 (7.60%) DV Cleared
7 10 (3.04%) CCNP
7 10 (3.04%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (3.04%) RHCE
7 10 (3.04%) RHCSA
8 7 (2.13%) CCIE
8 7 (2.13%) CCSP
8 7 (2.13%) JNCIA
9 5 (1.52%) Network+ Certification
10 4 (1.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.91%) CEH
11 3 (0.91%) CHECK Team Leader
11 3 (0.91%) CHECK Team Member
11 3 (0.91%) CREST Certified
11 3 (0.91%) Cyber Scheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (10.64%) QA
2 15 (4.56%) SLA
3 4 (1.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.91%) ISO 22301
4 3 (0.91%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.91%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.30%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.30%) GDPR
5 1 (0.30%) IASME
5 1 (0.30%) RMADS
System Software
1 32 (9.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (8.81%) Virtual Machines
3 16 (4.86%) Oracle RAC
4 11 (3.34%) Docker
5 8 (2.43%) Active Directory
6 7 (2.13%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 4 (1.22%) GlusterFS
7 4 (1.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 3 (0.91%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 3 (0.91%) HDFS
8 3 (0.91%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 1 (0.30%) etcd
9 1 (0.30%) iptables
9 1 (0.30%) Job Entry Subsystem
9 1 (0.30%) KVM
9 1 (0.30%) NFS
9 1 (0.30%) Samba
9 1 (0.30%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.30%) vSphere
9 1 (0.30%) Xen
Systems Management
1 29 (8.81%) Ansible
2 23 (6.99%) Data Guard
3 17 (5.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 14 (4.26%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 13 (3.95%) Puppet
5 13 (3.95%) Tivoli
6 11 (3.34%) Oracle RMAN
7 8 (2.43%) Nagios
7 8 (2.43%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (2.13%) HAProxy
9 5 (1.52%) Oracle ZFS
9 5 (1.52%) Red Hat Satellite
10 4 (1.22%) NetBackup
10 4 (1.22%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 4 (1.22%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 3 (0.91%) Nessus
11 3 (0.91%) Nmap
11 3 (0.91%) vMotion
11 3 (0.91%) WMI
11 3 (0.91%) WSUS
Vendors
1 146 (44.38%) Oracle
2 42 (12.77%) VMware
3 28 (8.51%) Red Hat
4 22 (6.69%) Microsoft
5 18 (5.47%) Cisco
5 18 (5.47%) SAP
6 14 (4.26%) IBM
7 13 (3.95%) Sun
8 12 (3.65%) MicroStrategy
9 11 (3.34%) HP
10 10 (3.04%) Juniper
11 8 (2.43%) Atlassian
12 7 (2.13%) Ab Initio
12 7 (2.13%) F5
12 7 (2.13%) Google
13 6 (1.82%) Concur
14 5 (1.52%) Brocade
14 5 (1.52%) EMC
14 5 (1.52%) Zend
15 4 (1.22%) OpenText