The table below looks at the statistics for Bash Shell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Bash Shell over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bash Shell
Rank 124 120 105
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -15
Permanent jobs citing Bash Shell 12 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.52% 0.33% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.25% 0.72% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 6
Average salary - £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +46.15%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Bash Shell
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
957 973 745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 41.20% 45.92% 43.34%
Number of salaries quoted 835 897 640
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Bash Shell
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Bash Shell across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Bash Shell Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Bash Shell
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Bash Shell across the Birmingham region.

Bash Shell Salary Trend in Birmingham

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Bash Shell also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Bash Shell.

1 21 (80.77%) Windows
2 20 (76.92%) Finance
3 18 (69.23%) UNIX
3 18 (69.23%) Python
3 18 (69.23%) SQL
4 17 (65.38%) Perl
4 17 (65.38%) Wiki
4 17 (65.38%) Equities
4 17 (65.38%) Financial Institution
5 9 (34.62%) Shell Script
5 9 (34.62%) Linux
6 8 (30.77%) Apache
7 5 (19.23%) MTS
7 5 (19.23%) LDAP
7 5 (19.23%) PHP
7 5 (19.23%) MySQL
7 5 (19.23%) SNMP
7 5 (19.23%) DNS
7 5 (19.23%) SSL
7 5 (19.23%) Apple
7 5 (19.23%) nginx
7 5 (19.23%) Memcached
7 5 (19.23%) OpenStack
8 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
9 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
9 3 (11.54%) Citrix
9 3 (11.54%) Juniper
9 3 (11.54%) SAN
9 3 (11.54%) Cisco
9 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP

Bash Shell
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Bash Shell also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Bash Shell. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (30.77%) Apache
2 5 (19.23%) MTS
2 5 (19.23%) nginx
2 5 (19.23%) OpenStack
3 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
3 3 (11.54%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) LDAP
1 5 (19.23%) SNMP
1 5 (19.23%) DNS
1 5 (19.23%) SSL
2 3 (11.54%) SAN
2 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
2 3 (11.54%) VPN
2 3 (11.54%) Ethernet
2 3 (11.54%) FTP
2 3 (11.54%) HTTP
2 3 (11.54%) Firewall
2 3 (11.54%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) MySQL
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
General
1 20 (76.92%) Finance
2 17 (65.38%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Applications Support Analyst
1 17 (65.38%) Analyst
1 17 (65.38%) Support Analyst
1 17 (65.38%) Applications Support
2 5 (19.23%) Administrator
2 5 (19.23%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Tester
4 1 (3.85%) Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) Memcached
2 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.85%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (65.38%) Wiki
1 17 (65.38%) Equities
2 3 (11.54%) Clustering
2 3 (11.54%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (80.77%) Windows
2 18 (69.23%) UNIX
3 9 (34.62%) Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.85%) Windows NT
4 1 (3.85%) AIX
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (3.85%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (3.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (3.85%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (3.85%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) Python
1 18 (69.23%) SQL
2 17 (65.38%) Perl
3 9 (34.62%) Shell Script
4 5 (19.23%) PHP
5 1 (3.85%) VB
5 1 (3.85%) C
5 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
1 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (11.54%) XenServer
1 3 (11.54%) XenDesktop
2 1 (3.85%) Terminal Server
2 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.85%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) WSUS
2 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.85%) CORE IMPACT
2 1 (3.85%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Apple
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.54%) Citrix
3 3 (11.54%) Juniper
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco
3 3 (11.54%) VMware
4 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.85%) HP