Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Shell Scripting (Shell Programming)
England > South East
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 286 265 309
Rank change year-on-year -21 +44 -44
Permanent jobs citing Shell Script 288 346 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.00% 1.13% 0.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.77% 2.01% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 211 308 309
South East median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,600 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,250 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year - +5.77% +4.00%

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 16,291 17,213 18,154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 56.33% 56.29% 51.61%
Number of salaries quoted 14,145 15,015 16,031
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 14 November 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 14 November 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 -26 105 £60,000 +26.32% 11
Surrey +42 99 £50,000 - 4
Berkshire -5 74 £61,250 +44.12% 7
Hampshire -5 41 £53,000 +35.90% 11
Oxfordshire -8 21 £61,250 +13.95% 3
West Sussex -27 18 £52,000 +4.00% 3
East Sussex -11 15 - - 1
Buckinghamshire +10 10 £48,750 -11.36% 1
Kent +8 9 £31,000 -29.55% 1
Middlesex - 1 £42,500 -
Shell Script
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 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.

1 205 (71.18%) Linux
2 164 (56.94%) Unix
3 151 (52.43%) SQL
4 118 (40.97%) Oracle
5 105 (36.46%) Python
6 88 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
7 85 (29.51%) Java
8 81 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
9 78 (27.08%) PL/SQL
10 75 (26.04%) Git (software)
11 68 (23.61%) DevOps
12 61 (21.18%) Jenkins
13 60 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 60 (20.83%) Degree
14 58 (20.14%) Finance
15 57 (19.79%) Bash Shell
16 56 (19.44%) Red Hat
17 55 (19.10%) Web Services
17 55 (19.10%) Relational Database
18 54 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
19 52 (18.06%) Microsoft Azure
20 49 (17.01%) RDBMS
20 49 (17.01%) Problem-Solving
21 48 (16.67%) Microsoft
22 45 (15.63%) Scrum
23 44 (15.28%) Windows
24 43 (14.93%) AIX
25 42 (14.58%) C
26 40 (13.89%) Perl
26 40 (13.89%) Scala

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 26 (9.03%) Elasticsearch
2 17 (5.90%) Apache
2 17 (5.90%) Apache Spark
3 10 (3.47%) Tomcat
4 8 (2.78%) Cloud Foundry
5 7 (2.43%) CMS
5 7 (2.43%) WebLogic
6 6 (2.08%) Apache Solr
6 6 (2.08%) JBoss
6 6 (2.08%) nginx
7 4 (1.39%) Apache Pig
7 4 (1.39%) MQSeries
7 4 (1.39%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.69%) GemFire
9 2 (0.69%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (0.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.35%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.35%) Smallworld
Applications
1 21 (7.29%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.74%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 81 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (18.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (12.15%) Amazon EC2
4 32 (11.11%) GitHub
5 31 (10.76%) Amazon S3
6 23 (7.99%) Amazon EMR
6 23 (7.99%) AWS Lambda
6 23 (7.99%) Serverless
7 21 (7.29%) Amazon Kinesis
7 21 (7.29%) Office 365
8 20 (6.94%) Amazon SQS
9 19 (6.60%) Azure Active Directory
10 13 (4.51%) npm
11 11 (3.82%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 11 (3.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 10 (3.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 9 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
14 8 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
15 7 (2.43%) Amazon ELB
15 7 (2.43%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 24 (8.33%) Network Security
2 15 (5.21%) Firewall
3 13 (4.51%) DNS
3 13 (4.51%) SAN
4 12 (4.17%) HTTP
5 11 (3.82%) Fibre Channel
6 10 (3.47%) LAN
6 10 (3.47%) WAN
7 8 (2.78%) DHCP
7 8 (2.78%) LTE
7 8 (2.78%) TCP/IP
8 7 (2.43%) CDMA
8 7 (2.43%) FCoE
8 7 (2.43%) GSM
8 7 (2.43%) iSCSI
8 7 (2.43%) NAS
8 7 (2.43%) UMTS
9 6 (2.08%) VPN
10 5 (1.74%) DSL
10 5 (1.74%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (19.10%) Relational Database
2 49 (17.01%) RDBMS
3 38 (13.19%) Oracle Database
4 33 (11.46%) Data Warehouse
4 33 (11.46%) MySQL
5 32 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
6 31 (10.76%) Hadoop
7 28 (9.72%) Big Data
8 23 (7.99%) Oracle Database 12c
9 22 (7.64%) Apache Hive
9 22 (7.64%) SQL Server
10 21 (7.29%) DB2
11 20 (6.94%) MongoDB
12 19 (6.60%) Amazon Redshift
12 19 (6.60%) Cosmos DB
12 19 (6.60%) Sqoop
13 17 (5.90%) NoSQL
14 16 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
15 15 (5.21%) Impala
15 15 (5.21%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 75 (26.04%) Git (software)
2 61 (21.18%) Jenkins
3 26 (9.03%) Oracle Forms
4 23 (7.99%) JIRA
5 18 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 16 (5.56%) Bitbucket
7 15 (5.21%) TeamCity
8 13 (4.51%) Grunt
9 11 (3.82%) Gradle
10 10 (3.47%) Cucumber
11 9 (3.13%) ProC
11 9 (3.13%) Selenium
11 9 (3.13%) Sonatype Nexus
12 8 (2.78%) Subversion
13 7 (2.43%) JUnit
13 7 (2.43%) Mocha
13 7 (2.43%) PVCS
13 7 (2.43%) WebDriver
14 6 (2.08%) Eclipse
14 6 (2.08%) Vagrant
General
1 58 (20.14%) Finance
2 22 (7.64%) Games
3 13 (4.51%) Retail
4 12 (4.17%) Back Office
5 10 (3.47%) Banking
6 6 (2.08%) Electronics
7 4 (1.39%) Marketing
7 4 (1.39%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.69%) Advertising
8 2 (0.69%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.35%) Automotive
9 1 (0.35%) Billing
9 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 90 (31.25%) Developer
2 39 (13.54%) Administrator
3 31 (10.76%) Oracle Developer
4 29 (10.07%) DBA
4 29 (10.07%) DevOps Engineer
5 23 (7.99%) Applications Support
6 20 (6.94%) Analyst
6 20 (6.94%) C Developer
6 20 (6.94%) Software Developer
6 20 (6.94%) Unix Administrator
7 19 (6.60%) Architect
7 19 (6.60%) Cloud Architect
7 19 (6.60%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 19 (6.60%) Data Engineer
7 19 (6.60%) Lead Architect
7 19 (6.60%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 19 (6.60%) Solutions Architect
8 17 (5.90%) Linux Administrator
8 17 (5.90%) Systems Administrator
9 16 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (19.10%) Web Services
2 38 (13.19%) .NET
3 33 (11.46%) JSON
3 33 (11.46%) Kafka
4 31 (10.76%) ASP.NET
5 27 (9.38%) Middleware
6 24 (8.33%) jQuery
7 23 (7.99%) HTML
8 21 (7.29%) XML
9 19 (6.60%) ASP.NET Web API
10 18 (6.25%) REST
11 17 (5.90%) Node.js
12 15 (5.21%) Keras
12 15 (5.21%) MLlib
12 15 (5.21%) TensorFlow
13 14 (4.86%) CSS
14 13 (4.51%) AngularJS
14 13 (4.51%) HTML5
15 12 (4.17%) Spring
16 11 (3.82%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.68%) Linux Command Line
2 23 (7.99%) Replication
3 22 (7.64%) Computer Science
4 20 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (6.94%) Virtual Team
5 19 (6.60%) Management Information System
6 18 (6.25%) User Experience
7 13 (4.51%) HACMP
8 9 (3.13%) Public Cloud
9 7 (2.43%) Data Centre
9 7 (2.43%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (2.43%) Online Games
10 6 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
11 4 (1.39%) Private Cloud
12 2 (0.69%) Embedded Systems
13 1 (0.35%) Algorithms
13 1 (0.35%) Device Driver
13 1 (0.35%) Industry 4.0
13 1 (0.35%) Internet of Things
13 1 (0.35%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 205 (71.18%) Linux
2 164 (56.94%) Unix
3 60 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 44 (15.28%) Windows
5 43 (14.93%) AIX
6 19 (6.60%) CentOS
7 10 (3.47%) Windows Server
8 8 (2.78%) Solaris
9 5 (1.74%) Ubuntu
9 5 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (1.04%) Oracle Linux
10 3 (1.04%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.69%) Debian
11 2 (0.69%) HPUX
11 2 (0.69%) SUSE
12 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.35%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (23.61%) DevOps
3 54 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
4 49 (17.01%) Problem-Solving
5 45 (15.63%) Scrum
6 32 (11.11%) Problem Management
7 30 (10.42%) ITIL
7 30 (10.42%) Software Engineering
8 29 (10.07%) Microservices
8 29 (10.07%) Performance Tuning
9 28 (9.72%) Test Automation
10 26 (9.03%) Analytics
10 26 (9.03%) SDLC
11 25 (8.68%) High Availability
11 25 (8.68%) Root Cause Analysis
12 22 (7.64%) Kanban
13 21 (7.29%) Storage Management
14 20 (6.94%) Disaster Recovery
14 20 (6.94%) Presales
14 20 (6.94%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 151 (52.43%) SQL
2 105 (36.46%) Python
3 85 (29.51%) Java
4 78 (27.08%) PL/SQL
5 57 (19.79%) Bash Shell
6 42 (14.58%) C
7 40 (13.89%) Perl
7 40 (13.89%) Scala
8 39 (13.54%) JavaScript
9 30 (10.42%) C#
9 30 (10.42%) C++
10 25 (8.68%) Go
10 25 (8.68%) Korn
10 25 (8.68%) Ruby
11 16 (5.56%) PHP
12 10 (3.47%) PowerShell
13 7 (2.43%) ES6
13 7 (2.43%) Groovy
14 4 (1.39%) AWK
14 4 (1.39%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 60 (20.83%) Degree
2 37 (12.85%) Security Cleared
3 19 (6.60%) MCSA
3 19 (6.60%) MCSE
3 19 (6.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (2.43%) ISEB
5 7 (2.43%) ISTQB
5 7 (2.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (1.74%) OCP
6 5 (1.74%) Oracle Certification
7 4 (1.39%) OCA
7 4 (1.39%) RHCE
7 4 (1.39%) RHCSA
7 4 (1.39%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.04%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.35%) LPIC
10 1 (0.35%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.25%) SLA
2 16 (5.56%) QA
3 7 (2.43%) PCI DSS
4 6 (2.08%) GDPR
5 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 37 (12.85%) Docker
2 28 (9.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (8.33%) Active Directory
4 19 (6.60%) Apache Flume
5 16 (5.56%) HDFS
6 14 (4.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 11 (3.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 10 (3.47%) Virtual Machines
9 9 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
9 9 (3.13%) XenServer
10 7 (2.43%) Samba
11 6 (2.08%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 6 (2.08%) Varnish
12 5 (1.74%) Virtual Servers
13 4 (1.39%) GlusterFS
13 4 (1.39%) VMware Server
14 3 (1.04%) KVM
15 2 (0.69%) Xen
16 1 (0.35%) PowerHA
16 1 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 31 (10.76%) Ansible
2 24 (8.33%) Hadoop YARN
3 22 (7.64%) Puppet
4 19 (6.60%) Kubernetes
5 17 (5.90%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (5.56%) Terraform
6 16 (5.56%) Tivoli
7 11 (3.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 8 (2.78%) Data Guard
9 7 (2.43%) vRealize Orchestrator
10 6 (2.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 5 (1.74%) NetBackup
12 4 (1.39%) Docker Swarm
12 4 (1.39%) Kibana
12 4 (1.39%) Mesos
12 4 (1.39%) Nagios
12 4 (1.39%) Rancher
12 4 (1.39%) Red Hat Satellite
12 4 (1.39%) Salt
12 4 (1.39%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 118 (40.97%) Oracle
2 56 (19.44%) Red Hat
3 48 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 34 (11.81%) VMware
5 25 (8.68%) IBM
6 19 (6.60%) Cloudera
6 19 (6.60%) Hortonworks
7 14 (4.86%) Veritas
8 11 (3.82%) Centrify
9 9 (3.13%) Atlassian
9 9 (3.13%) Citrix
9 9 (3.13%) Google
10 5 (1.74%) EMC
10 5 (1.74%) HP
10 5 (1.74%) Riverbed
10 5 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (1.74%) Sun
11 4 (1.39%) Brocade
11 4 (1.39%) StorageTek
11 4 (1.39%) Tableau