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A shell script is a computer program designed to be run by the Unix shell, a command-line interpreter. The various dialects of shell scripts are considered to be scripting languages. Typical operations performed by shell scripts include file manipulation, program execution, and printing text. A script which sets up the environment, runs the program, and does any necessary cleanup, logging, etc. is called a wrapper. Read more at Wikipedia external site

Occupations linked to this hot technology skill are listed below based on the percentage of their job postings that include the skill.

The skill is considered In Demand for the occupation if it is mentioned in 5% or more of the occupation’s employer job postings.

43 occupations shown
PercentageJob ZoneCodeOccupation
415-1242.00Database Administrators Bright Outlook
415-1243.00Database Architects Bright Outlook
415-1244.00Network and Computer Systems Administrators
415-1299.05Information Security Engineers Bright Outlook
415-1252.00Software Developers Bright Outlook
415-1299.01Web Administrators Bright Outlook
417-2112.02Validation Engineers Bright Outlook
415-1299.08Computer Systems Engineers/Architects Bright Outlook
515-2041.01Biostatisticians Bright Outlook
415-1253.00Software Quality Assurance Analysts and Testers Bright Outlook
415-1243.01Data Warehousing Specialists Bright Outlook
415-1251.00Computer Programmers
417-2061.00Computer Hardware Engineers Bright Outlook
515-1221.00Computer and Information Research Scientists Bright Outlook
Under 1%415-1212.00Information Security Analysts Bright Outlook
Under 1%415-2051.00Data Scientists Bright Outlook
Under 1%415-1241.00Computer Network Architects
Under 1%315-1211.00Computer Systems Analysts Bright Outlook
Under 1%415-1231.00Computer Network Support Specialists Bright Outlook
Under 1%315-1254.00Web Developers Bright Outlook
Under 1%315-1232.00Computer User Support Specialists Bright Outlook
Under 1%417-2011.00Aerospace Engineers Bright Outlook
Under 1%511-9041.00Architectural and Engineering Managers
Under 1%415-1299.09Information Technology Project Managers Bright Outlook
Under 1%415-2051.01Business Intelligence Analysts Bright Outlook
Under 1%415-1299.02Geographic Information Systems Technologists and Technicians Bright Outlook
Under 1%411-3021.00Computer and Information Systems Managers Bright Outlook
Under 1%417-2112.00Industrial Engineers Bright Outlook
Under 1%417-2071.00Electrical Engineers
Under 1%515-2031.00Operations Research Analysts Bright Outlook
Under 1%413-1111.00Management Analysts Bright Outlook
Under 1%417-2141.00Mechanical Engineers Bright Outlook
Under 1%411-1021.00General and Operations Managers Bright Outlook
Under 1%417-2051.00Civil Engineers Bright Outlook
Not available425-2023.00Career/Technical Education Teachers, Middle School
Not available517-2199.06Microsystems Engineers
Not available417-2199.07Photonics Engineers
Not available419-4099.03Remote Sensing Technicians
Not available441-9031.00Sales Engineers Bright Outlook
Not available315-1241.01Telecommunications Engineering Specialists
Not available415-1255.00Web and Digital Interface Designers Bright Outlook

Source: Lightcast external site job postings data for the US nationwide between July 1, 2022 and June 30, 2023. “Percentage” represents the ratio of unique postings which mention the skill to all unique postings linked to the O*NET-SOC occupation.

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