Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
England > South East
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 311 276 286
Rank change year-on-year -35 +10 -14
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 280 329 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.89% 1.05% 1.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.54% 2.05% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 249 291 386
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.64% -2.22%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £62,250 £66,250 £58,875
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 18,231 16,037 21,355
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 57.95% 50.97% 51.81%
Number of salaries quoted 15,928 13,945 18,841
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +6.02%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 17 February 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 17 February 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
Thames Valley -4 100 £45,000 -14.29% 10
Surrey +15 82 £50,000 -2.44% 6
Berkshire -10 72 £39,000 -25.71% 5
West Sussex -22 34 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Hampshire -42 34 £47,500 +5.56% 3
East Sussex +12 32 £50,000 +17.65% 1
Oxfordshire -6 15 £61,500 +53.75% 2
Buckinghamshire +17 13 £50,000 +17.65% 3
Kent -10 7 £44,000 -12.00%
Middlesex +13 2 £45,000 - 1
Isle of Wight - 1 £27,000 -
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 17 February 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.

1 180 (64.29%) Linux
2 123 (43.93%) Unix
3 121 (43.21%) Oracle
4 118 (42.14%) Java
5 91 (32.50%) SQL
6 80 (28.57%) Python
7 64 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
7 64 (22.86%) Degree
8 62 (22.14%) Windows
9 54 (19.29%) MySQL
10 49 (17.50%) PL/SQL
11 43 (15.36%) Computer Science
11 43 (15.36%) Test Automation
11 43 (15.36%) Amazon AWS
12 42 (15.00%) DevOps
13 39 (13.93%) PostgreSQL
14 37 (13.21%) Perl
14 37 (13.21%) C++
15 36 (12.86%) Apache
15 36 (12.86%) Data Warehouse
16 34 (12.14%) C
17 33 (11.79%) JMeter
18 32 (11.43%) Solaris
19 31 (11.07%) Bash Shell
19 31 (11.07%) Git (software)
19 31 (11.07%) Oracle Database
19 31 (11.07%) Performance Tuning
20 30 (10.71%) JavaScript
21 28 (10.00%) HTML
21 28 (10.00%) Open Source

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 36 (12.86%) Apache
2 15 (5.36%) Tomcat
3 13 (4.64%) Liferay
4 11 (3.93%) SharePoint
5 9 (3.21%) BizTalk Server
5 9 (3.21%) WebSphere
6 7 (2.50%) Apache Pig
6 7 (2.50%) JBoss
6 7 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (2.14%) IIS
8 5 (1.79%) Cloud Foundry
8 5 (1.79%) WebLogic
9 4 (1.43%) MS Exchange
9 4 (1.43%) nginx
9 4 (1.43%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.71%) CMS
10 2 (0.71%) Confluence
10 2 (0.71%) GemFire
11 1 (0.36%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 14 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (4.64%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (3.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (2.50%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.36%) Abaqus
5 1 (0.36%) CATIA
5 1 (0.36%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 3 (1.07%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (1.07%) Unica
2 2 (0.71%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.36%) ENOVIA
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.36%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.36%) SAP CCM
3 1 (0.36%) SAP PLM
3 1 (0.36%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 43 (15.36%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (6.07%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (3.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (2.14%) SaaS
5 4 (1.43%) GitHub
6 3 (1.07%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.71%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.71%) Office 365
7 2 (0.71%) PaaS
7 2 (0.71%) Serverless
8 1 (0.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.36%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.36%) Bluemix
8 1 (0.36%) Datadog
8 1 (0.36%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.36%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.50%) TCP/IP
2 19 (6.79%) SAN
3 14 (5.00%) Kerberos
4 13 (4.64%) SSH
5 12 (4.29%) Firewall
6 9 (3.21%) DNS
7 8 (2.86%) WAN
8 7 (2.50%) FTP
8 7 (2.50%) HTTP
8 7 (2.50%) SMS
9 6 (2.14%) VPN
10 4 (1.43%) DHCP
11 3 (1.07%) BGP
11 3 (1.07%) Ethernet
11 3 (1.07%) IPsec
11 3 (1.07%) IPv4
11 3 (1.07%) MPLS
11 3 (1.07%) OSPF
11 3 (1.07%) PPP
11 3 (1.07%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (19.29%) MySQL
2 39 (13.93%) PostgreSQL
3 36 (12.86%) Data Warehouse
4 31 (11.07%) Oracle Database
5 23 (8.21%) SQL Server
6 20 (7.14%) Hadoop
7 19 (6.79%) Big Data
7 19 (6.79%) DB2
8 18 (6.43%) Oracle Database 12c
9 15 (5.36%) Oracle Database 11g
10 14 (5.00%) Apache Hive
10 14 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
11 12 (4.29%) Impala
11 12 (4.29%) Oracle Discoverer
11 12 (4.29%) Sqoop
12 11 (3.93%) Star Schema
13 9 (3.21%) Oracle BI EE
13 9 (3.21%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 7 (2.50%) Pentaho
14 7 (2.50%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 33 (11.79%) JMeter
2 31 (11.07%) Git (software)
3 26 (9.29%) Jenkins
4 25 (8.93%) SoapUI
5 22 (7.86%) JIRA
6 20 (7.14%) JUnit
6 20 (7.14%) Selenium
7 18 (6.43%) Oracle Forms
7 18 (6.43%) WebDriver
8 13 (4.64%) Cucumber
8 13 (4.64%) TeamCity
9 10 (3.57%) Toad
10 9 (3.21%) Gradle
10 9 (3.21%) PowerBuilder
11 7 (2.50%) Oracle APEX
12 6 (2.14%) HP UFT
12 6 (2.14%) ProC
13 5 (1.79%) Bugzilla
13 5 (1.79%) Eclipse
13 5 (1.79%) IntelliJ
General
1 26 (9.29%) Finance
2 16 (5.71%) Digital Economy
3 9 (3.21%) Marketing
4 8 (2.86%) Back Office
4 8 (2.86%) Banking
5 7 (2.50%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.07%) Advertising
7 2 (0.71%) Arabic Language
7 2 (0.71%) Electronics
7 2 (0.71%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.71%) Publishing
8 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.36%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 57 (20.36%) Developer
2 38 (13.57%) Administrator
3 25 (8.93%) Analyst
3 25 (8.93%) Systems Administrator
4 23 (8.21%) Oracle Developer
5 22 (7.86%) DBA
6 21 (7.50%) Tester
7 20 (7.14%) Unix Engineer
8 19 (6.79%) Applications Support
8 19 (6.79%) DevOps Engineer
8 19 (6.79%) Oracle DBA
8 19 (6.79%) Software Tester
9 18 (6.43%) Linux Administrator
9 18 (6.43%) Support Engineer
10 16 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 16 (5.71%) Software Developer
11 14 (5.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 13 (4.64%) PL/SQL Developer
12 13 (4.64%) SQL Developer
13 12 (4.29%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (10.00%) HTML
2 23 (8.21%) CSS
3 20 (7.14%) JSON
4 18 (6.43%) HTML5
4 18 (6.43%) LDAP
4 18 (6.43%) Web Services
5 17 (6.07%) .NET
6 16 (5.71%) Kafka
7 15 (5.36%) CSS3
8 13 (4.64%) XML
9 12 (4.29%) LAMP
9 12 (4.29%) Spring
10 10 (3.57%) Keras
10 10 (3.57%) MLlib
10 10 (3.57%) TensorFlow
11 8 (2.86%) Middleware
11 8 (2.86%) RESTful
12 6 (2.14%) ASP.NET
12 6 (2.14%) Node.js
12 6 (2.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 43 (15.36%) Computer Science
2 23 (8.21%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (7.86%) Client/Server
4 11 (3.93%) Data Centre
5 8 (2.86%) Clustering
5 8 (2.86%) Linux Command Line
6 7 (2.50%) Mainframe
6 7 (2.50%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.50%) Replication
7 6 (2.14%) User Experience
8 5 (1.79%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (1.79%) HACMP
9 4 (1.43%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.43%) Virtual Team
10 3 (1.07%) Cyberattack
10 3 (1.07%) Derivative
10 3 (1.07%) Fintech
11 2 (0.71%) Cyber Defence
11 2 (0.71%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.71%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 180 (64.29%) Linux
2 123 (43.93%) Unix
3 62 (22.14%) Windows
4 32 (11.43%) Solaris
5 19 (6.79%) AIX
6 18 (6.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (6.07%) CentOS
8 11 (3.93%) Windows Server
9 7 (2.50%) Ubuntu
9 7 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (1.79%) HPUX
10 5 (1.79%) Oracle Linux
11 4 (1.43%) Windows 10
12 3 (1.07%) Mac OS X
12 3 (1.07%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.71%) Fedora
13 2 (0.71%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.36%) Android
14 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.36%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (15.36%) Test Automation
3 42 (15.00%) DevOps
4 31 (11.07%) Performance Tuning
5 28 (10.00%) Open Source
6 25 (8.93%) Data Modelling
6 25 (8.93%) Risk Management
7 23 (8.21%) Test Scripting
8 22 (7.86%) Business Intelligence
9 21 (7.50%) Capacity Management
10 20 (7.14%) ITIL
11 19 (6.79%) Project Management
11 19 (6.79%) User Stories
12 17 (6.07%) Patch Management
13 16 (5.71%) BDD
13 16 (5.71%) Cyber Resilience
13 16 (5.71%) Issue Tracking
13 16 (5.71%) Service Management
13 16 (5.71%) Test Management
13 16 (5.71%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 118 (42.14%) Java
2 91 (32.50%) SQL
3 80 (28.57%) Python
4 49 (17.50%) PL/SQL
5 37 (13.21%) C++
5 37 (13.21%) Perl
6 34 (12.14%) C
7 31 (11.07%) Bash Shell
8 30 (10.71%) JavaScript
9 24 (8.57%) C#
10 23 (8.21%) PHP
11 18 (6.43%) VB
12 16 (5.71%) PowerShell
13 12 (4.29%) Go
13 12 (4.29%) Scala
14 7 (2.50%) Korn
15 6 (2.14%) Bourne shell
16 4 (1.43%) Ruby
16 4 (1.43%) VB.NET
16 4 (1.43%) VB6
Qualifications
1 64 (22.86%) Degree
2 20 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (6.43%) Security Cleared
4 17 (6.07%) ISTQB
4 17 (6.07%) SC Cleared
5 9 (3.21%) RHCE
6 6 (2.14%) RHCSA
7 5 (1.79%) CCNP
7 5 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (1.79%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.07%) CCIE
8 3 (1.07%) CCSP
8 3 (1.07%) JNCIA
8 3 (1.07%) Oracle Certification
8 3 (1.07%) SANS
9 2 (0.71%) CCNA
9 2 (0.71%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (0.71%) MCP
9 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.36%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (10.00%) QA
2 4 (1.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.71%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.71%) RMADS
System Software
1 20 (7.14%) Samba
2 15 (5.36%) Hyper-V
3 14 (5.00%) iptables
4 12 (4.29%) Active Directory
4 12 (4.29%) Apache Flume
5 9 (3.21%) Docker
5 9 (3.21%) HDFS
6 7 (2.50%) NFS
6 7 (2.50%) Oracle RAC
6 7 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (1.79%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 5 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (1.43%) Job Entry Subsystem
9 3 (1.07%) GlusterFS
9 3 (1.07%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 2 (0.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 2 (0.71%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (0.71%) vSphere
11 1 (0.36%) KVM
11 1 (0.36%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (6.07%) Oracle ZFS
1 17 (6.07%) Red Hat Satellite
2 14 (5.00%) Ansible
2 14 (5.00%) Hadoop YARN
2 14 (5.00%) Single Sign-On
3 13 (4.64%) Cacti
3 13 (4.64%) Nagios
3 13 (4.64%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (3.93%) Oracle RMAN
5 9 (3.21%) Puppet
6 8 (2.86%) Data Guard
7 7 (2.50%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 7 (2.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 5 (1.79%) IBM BigFix
8 5 (1.79%) Netcool
8 5 (1.79%) Netcool/OMNIbus
8 5 (1.79%) SCOrch
8 5 (1.79%) Tivoli
8 5 (1.79%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
8 5 (1.79%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 121 (43.21%) Oracle
2 27 (9.64%) Microsoft
3 26 (9.29%) Red Hat
4 23 (8.21%) HP
4 23 (8.21%) Sun
4 23 (8.21%) VMware
5 17 (6.07%) Brocade
5 17 (6.07%) EMC
6 16 (5.71%) MicroStrategy
7 14 (5.00%) NetApp
8 12 (4.29%) Cloudera
8 12 (4.29%) Hortonworks
9 9 (3.21%) IBM
10 7 (2.50%) Birst
10 7 (2.50%) Cognos
10 7 (2.50%) Informatica
10 7 (2.50%) Tableau
11 6 (2.14%) Splunk
12 5 (1.79%) Cisco
13 4 (1.43%) SAP