Period
to 17 June 2019

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 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
England > South East
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 339 346 278
Rank change year-on-year +7 -68 +58
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 176 211 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.67% 0.70% 1.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.23% 1.21% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 117 145 244
South East median annual salary £52,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.47% -5.00% +14.94%
10th Percentile £35,000 £28,125 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +10.00%

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 14,326 17,423 15,707
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 54.79% 58.10% 53.65%
Number of salaries quoted 12,165 15,198 13,608
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 June 2019.

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 June 2019. 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 +18 64 £57,500 +21.05%
Thames Valley +26 48 £52,000 +4.00% 4
Berkshire +34 40 £52,000 +4.00% 1
Hampshire +16 40 £50,000 +11.11% 2
West Sussex +5 24 £52,000 -
Oxfordshire +29 4 £62,500 +123.21% 2
Buckinghamshire +15 4 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 17 June 2019, 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.

1 128 (72.73%) Linux
2 95 (53.98%) Unix
3 94 (53.41%) SQL
4 74 (42.05%) Python
5 73 (41.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 66 (37.50%) Oracle
7 65 (36.93%) Perl
8 62 (35.23%) Red Hat
9 50 (28.41%) Java
10 43 (24.43%) DevOps
11 41 (23.30%) Agile Software Development
12 37 (21.02%) AIX
12 37 (21.02%) PL/SQL
12 37 (21.02%) CentOS
13 35 (19.89%) Windows
13 35 (19.89%) Relational Database
13 35 (19.89%) Amazon AWS
14 33 (18.75%) Ansible
14 33 (18.75%) SDLC
15 32 (18.18%) Docker
16 31 (17.61%) Git (software)
17 30 (17.05%) Korn
17 30 (17.05%) Finance
17 30 (17.05%) Bash Shell
18 29 (16.48%) Puppet
18 29 (16.48%) Security Cleared
19 28 (15.91%) ITIL
19 28 (15.91%) SQL Server
19 28 (15.91%) Red Hat Satellite
20 27 (15.34%) JavaScript

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 25 (14.20%) Apache
2 16 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 12 (6.82%) nginx
4 11 (6.25%) WebLogic
5 9 (5.11%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (4.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 4 (2.27%) OpenStack
8 3 (1.70%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.70%) JBoss
8 3 (1.70%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.14%) CMS
9 2 (1.14%) IIS
10 1 (0.57%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.57%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (5.68%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 35 (19.89%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (14.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (7.95%) Office 365
4 13 (7.39%) SaaS
5 9 (5.11%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (4.55%) Amazon S3
7 7 (3.98%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (3.41%) IaaS
8 6 (3.41%) PaaS
9 5 (2.84%) GitHub
9 5 (2.84%) Power Platform
10 4 (2.27%) Amazon EMR
10 4 (2.27%) Amazon Kinesis
10 4 (2.27%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (2.27%) AWS Lambda
10 4 (2.27%) Azure Active Directory
10 4 (2.27%) Serverless
11 3 (1.70%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (1.70%) IBM Cloud
11 3 (1.70%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 18 (10.23%) HTTP
2 16 (9.09%) SSL
3 14 (7.95%) SAN
4 13 (7.39%) Fibre Channel
5 12 (6.82%) DNS
6 9 (5.11%) TCP/IP
7 8 (4.55%) Radio Access Network
8 5 (2.84%) Network Security
9 1 (0.57%) Firewall
9 1 (0.57%) FTP
9 1 (0.57%) InfiniBand
9 1 (0.57%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.57%) SSH
9 1 (0.57%) tcpdump
9 1 (0.57%) VLAN
9 1 (0.57%) VPN
9 1 (0.57%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (19.89%) Relational Database
2 28 (15.91%) SQL Server
3 19 (10.80%) MySQL
4 17 (9.66%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (8.52%) RDBMS
6 13 (7.39%) Big Data
7 8 (4.55%) DB2
8 7 (3.98%) Hadoop
8 7 (3.98%) Redis
9 5 (2.84%) NoSQL
9 5 (2.84%) Oracle BI EE
9 5 (2.84%) Power BI
10 4 (2.27%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (2.27%) Amazon Redshift
10 4 (2.27%) Cloudera CDH
10 4 (2.27%) Cosmos DB
10 4 (2.27%) MariaDB
10 4 (2.27%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 3 (1.70%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 31 (17.61%) Git (software)
2 19 (10.80%) JIRA
3 18 (10.23%) Jenkins
4 9 (5.11%) Subversion
5 6 (3.41%) Grunt
5 6 (3.41%) ProC
5 6 (3.41%) PVCS
6 5 (2.84%) Bitbucket
7 4 (2.27%) gulp
7 4 (2.27%) webpack
8 3 (1.70%) Toad
9 2 (1.14%) ClearCase
9 2 (1.14%) JMeter
9 2 (1.14%) Mocha
9 2 (1.14%) Selenium
10 1 (0.57%) CMake
10 1 (0.57%) GitLab
10 1 (0.57%) GoCD
General
1 30 (17.05%) Finance
2 15 (8.52%) Games
3 8 (4.55%) Military
4 4 (2.27%) Legal
4 4 (2.27%) Marketing
5 3 (1.70%) Back Office
6 2 (1.14%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.14%) Retail
7 1 (0.57%) Electronics
7 1 (0.57%) Greek Language
Job Titles
1 48 (27.27%) Administrator
2 38 (21.59%) Developer
3 25 (14.20%) Unix Administrator
4 23 (13.07%) Systems Administrator
5 20 (11.36%) Linux Administrator
5 20 (11.36%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 15 (8.52%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
6 15 (8.52%) Unix Systems Administrator
7 14 (7.95%) Linux Engineer
8 13 (7.39%) Analyst
8 13 (7.39%) DBA
8 13 (7.39%) Junior
8 13 (7.39%) Junior Developer
9 12 (6.82%) Architect
9 12 (6.82%) Cloud Architect
9 12 (6.82%) Cloud Solutions Architect
9 12 (6.82%) Solutions Architect
9 12 (6.82%) Support Engineer
10 10 (5.68%) Applications Engineer
10 10 (5.68%) Lead Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (14.20%) .NET
2 17 (9.66%) Web Services
3 15 (8.52%) J2EE
4 13 (7.39%) ASP.NET
5 10 (5.68%) ASP.NET Web API
5 10 (5.68%) LAPP Stack
6 9 (5.11%) ActiveMQ
7 8 (4.55%) LAMP
8 7 (3.98%) JSON
9 6 (3.41%) CSS
9 6 (3.41%) jQuery
10 5 (2.84%) Middleware
10 5 (2.84%) Node.js
10 5 (2.84%) REST
11 4 (2.27%) LESS
11 4 (2.27%) Memcached
11 4 (2.27%) Sass
12 3 (1.70%) Dropwizard
12 3 (1.70%) Elastic Stack
12 3 (1.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 15 (8.52%) Online Games
3 10 (5.68%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (4.55%) Digital Media
4 8 (4.55%) N-Tier
4 8 (4.55%) Public Cloud
4 8 (4.55%) Smart Meter
4 8 (4.55%) Video\Live Streaming
5 6 (3.41%) HACMP
6 5 (2.84%) Security Operations Centre
6 5 (2.84%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (2.27%) Replication
8 3 (1.70%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.14%) Enterprise Cloud
9 2 (1.14%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (1.14%) User Experience
10 1 (0.57%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 128 (72.73%) Linux
2 95 (53.98%) Unix
3 73 (41.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 37 (21.02%) AIX
4 37 (21.02%) CentOS
5 35 (19.89%) Windows
6 17 (9.66%) Solaris
7 13 (7.39%) Windows Server
8 11 (6.25%) Windows 10
9 9 (5.11%) Windows 7
10 7 (3.98%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (3.41%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (2.84%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (24.43%) DevOps
2 41 (23.30%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (18.75%) SDLC
4 28 (15.91%) ITIL
5 26 (14.77%) E-Commerce
6 24 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
7 20 (11.36%) Configuration Management
8 19 (10.80%) Computer Science
9 18 (10.23%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (9.66%) Task Automation
11 15 (8.52%) Asset Management
11 15 (8.52%) Test Automation
12 14 (7.95%) Open Source
12 14 (7.95%) Performance Tuning
12 14 (7.95%) User Acceptance Testing
13 13 (7.39%) High Availability
13 13 (7.39%) Project Management
14 12 (6.82%) Continuous Delivery
14 12 (6.82%) Kanban
14 12 (6.82%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 94 (53.41%) SQL
2 74 (42.05%) Python
3 65 (36.93%) Perl
4 50 (28.41%) Java
5 37 (21.02%) PL/SQL
6 30 (17.05%) Bash Shell
6 30 (17.05%) Korn
7 27 (15.34%) JavaScript
8 25 (14.20%) C
9 18 (10.23%) C++
10 15 (8.52%) C#
11 13 (7.39%) AWK
11 13 (7.39%) Bourne shell
12 12 (6.82%) PHP
13 10 (5.68%) Scala
14 9 (5.11%) T-SQL
14 9 (5.11%) VB
15 7 (3.98%) PowerShell
16 5 (2.84%) Ruby
17 3 (1.70%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 29 (16.48%) Security Cleared
2 23 (13.07%) Degree
3 18 (10.23%) SC Cleared
4 14 (7.95%) ITIL Certification
5 12 (6.82%) RHCE
6 7 (3.98%) OCA
6 7 (3.98%) OCP
6 7 (3.98%) Oracle Certification
6 7 (3.98%) RHCSA
7 6 (3.41%) AWS Certification
7 6 (3.41%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (2.84%) DV Cleared
8 5 (2.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (2.27%) MCSA
9 4 (2.27%) MCSE
9 4 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.57%) CCNA
10 1 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.68%) GDPR
2 9 (5.11%) QA
3 5 (2.84%) SLA
4 4 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.70%) HL7
6 2 (1.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 32 (18.18%) Docker
2 13 (7.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 11 (6.25%) Active Directory
4 7 (3.98%) GlusterFS
5 6 (3.41%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 5 (2.84%) iptables
7 4 (2.27%) Squid
7 4 (2.27%) Varnish
7 4 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (0.57%) Ceph
8 1 (0.57%) Firmware
8 1 (0.57%) Lustre
8 1 (0.57%) NFS
8 1 (0.57%) Postfix
8 1 (0.57%) Samba
Systems Management
1 33 (18.75%) Ansible
2 29 (16.48%) Puppet
3 28 (15.91%) Red Hat Satellite
4 26 (14.77%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (7.95%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 13 (7.39%) NetBackup
6 13 (7.39%) Oracle ZFS
7 7 (3.98%) Netcool
7 7 (3.98%) Netcool/OMNIbus
7 7 (3.98%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 7 (3.98%) Tivoli
7 7 (3.98%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 7 (3.98%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 6 (3.41%) IBM BigFix
8 6 (3.41%) Kubernetes
8 6 (3.41%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
9 5 (2.84%) Nagios
9 5 (2.84%) SELinux
10 3 (1.70%) logstash
10 3 (1.70%) Salt
Vendors
1 66 (37.50%) Oracle
2 62 (35.23%) Red Hat
3 23 (13.07%) Microsoft
4 18 (10.23%) IBM
5 16 (9.09%) HP
6 15 (8.52%) Sun
6 15 (8.52%) VMware
7 13 (7.39%) Brocade
7 13 (7.39%) Centrify
7 13 (7.39%) Veritas
8 9 (5.11%) Sybase
9 8 (4.55%) BT
9 8 (4.55%) Dynatrace
10 7 (3.98%) EMC
10 7 (3.98%) Informatica
10 7 (3.98%) Riverbed
10 7 (3.98%) StorageTek
11 5 (2.84%) Tableau
12 4 (2.27%) Cloudera
13 3 (1.70%) Atlassian