The table below looks at the statistics for Bash Shell skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Bash Shell over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bash Shell
Rank 213 225 295
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +70
Permanent jobs citing Bash Shell 1659 1455 970
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.51% 1.27% 0.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.96% 2.48% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1403 1154 786
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,950 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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

Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
56069 58584 55979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.20% 51.05% 52.70%
Number of salaries quoted 47893 49120 48140
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Bash Shell
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Bash Shell Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Bash Shell
Salary Trend

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

Bash Shell Salary Trend in the UK

Bash Shell
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Bash Shell over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 within the UK.

Bash Shell Salary Histogram in the UK

Bash Shell
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Bash Shell within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +18 1564 £50,000 - 223
London +14 872 £55,000 - 111
South East +27 256 £45,000 +5.88% 40
City of London +16 197 £57,500 +9.52% 22
Yorkshire +19 133 £40,000 - 22
East of England +27 126 £45,000 - 20
South West +26 95 £47,500 +26.66% 8
Berkshire +44 88 £45,000 - 9
West Yorkshire -20 65 £50,000 +25.00% 13
Leeds -3 62 £48,750 +21.87% 10
Scotland +18 52 £34,000 -11.68% 6
North West +39 51 £37,500 -16.66% 11
Reading +21 51 £45,000 +28.57% 5
South Yorkshire +50 50 £32,500 +31.31% 3
Sheffield +41 48 £32,500 +31.31% 3
Surrey +14 48 £41,500 +10.66% 5
Hertfordshire +15 46 £42,500 -15.00% 5
Manchester +33 42 £37,500 -25.00% 7
Gloucestershire +7 39 £48,750 +30.00% 3
Bedfordshire +35 37 £45,000 -
Hampshire +8 35 £40,000 -11.11% 9
Bristol +1 32 £65,000 +52.94% 2
Cambridgeshire -2 32 £45,000 - 14
Dunstable +7 31 £45,000 -
Edinburgh +11 30 £34,000 -2.85% 4
Wales +8 30 £35,000 +2.94% 6
South Wales +4 30 £35,000 +2.94% 4
Brighton -17 29 £45,000 +15.38% 4
East Sussex -21 29 £45,000 +15.38% 4
Cambridge +12 26 £45,000 -10.00% 12

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 2605 (82.86%) Linux
2 1875 (59.64%) Python
3 1503 (47.81%) Perl
4 1117 (35.53%) Puppet
5 1011 (32.16%) DevOps
6 1008 (32.06%) Java
7 889 (28.28%) Agile Software Development
8 879 (27.96%) Windows
9 868 (27.61%) Ruby
10 855 (27.19%) MySQL
11 851 (27.07%) Apache
12 836 (26.59%) UNIX
13 806 (25.64%) Opscode Chef
14 798 (25.38%) Amazon AWS
15 797 (25.35%) Red Hat
16 780 (24.81%) SQL
17 708 (22.52%) Git (software)
18 681 (21.66%) PHP
19 649 (20.64%) Jenkins
20 638 (20.29%) VMware
21 605 (19.24%) Finance
22 582 (18.51%) Continuous Integration
23 566 (18.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 547 (17.40%) CentOS
25 530 (16.86%) Oracle
26 517 (16.44%) Configuration Management
27 484 (15.39%) Nagios
28 466 (14.82%) Tomcat
29 458 (14.57%) JavaScript
30 450 (14.31%) VMware Infrastructure

Bash Shell
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 851 (27.07%) Apache
2 466 (14.82%) Tomcat
3 321 (10.21%) nginx
4 171 (5.44%) IIS
5 165 (5.25%) OpenStack
6 145 (4.61%) Node.js
7 125 (3.98%) JBoss
8 88 (2.80%) WebLogic
9 87 (2.77%) Elasticsearch
10 86 (2.74%) WebSphere
11 76 (2.42%) Confluence
12 70 (2.23%) Apache Spark
13 60 (1.91%) Drupal
14 59 (1.88%) Apache Pig
15 50 (1.59%) CMS
16 45 (1.43%) WebSphere Application Server
17 39 (1.24%) MS Exchange
18 37 (1.18%) SharePoint
19 36 (1.15%) Oracle Application Server
20 35 (1.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 48 (1.53%) MS Excel
2 34 (1.08%) MS Office
3 7 (0.22%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.095%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.064%) SPSS
5 2 (0.064%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.064%) GNU Octave
6 1 (0.032%) Mathematica
6 1 (0.032%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.032%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 29 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 20 (0.64%) Dynamics GP
3 14 (0.45%) Magento
4 12 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
5 6 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
6 4 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.095%) RMDS
8 2 (0.064%) SAP SRM
8 2 (0.064%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.064%) Summit
8 2 (0.064%) Cordys
9 1 (0.032%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (0.032%) Oracle iProcurement
9 1 (0.032%) Sentinel
9 1 (0.032%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.032%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (0.032%) Oracle Cash Management
9 1 (0.032%) Oracle Assets
9 1 (0.032%) Oracle E-Business Tax
9 1 (0.032%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 798 (25.38%) Amazon AWS
2 158 (5.03%) Amazon EC2
3 138 (4.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 88 (2.80%) IaaS
5 79 (2.51%) Google Cloud Platform
6 69 (2.19%) Amazon S3
7 60 (1.91%) Cloud Computing
8 54 (1.72%) AWS CloudFormation
9 53 (1.69%) PaaS
10 51 (1.62%) SaaS
11 41 (1.30%) Amazon EMR
11 41 (1.30%) Route 53
12 36 (1.15%) Amazon ELB
13 29 (0.92%) Office 365
14 24 (0.76%) Sumo Logic
15 23 (0.73%) GitHub
16 18 (0.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 15 (0.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 14 (0.45%) Amazon ElastiCache
19 12 (0.38%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 388 (12.34%) TCP/IP
2 349 (11.10%) DNS
3 336 (10.69%) Firewall
4 213 (6.77%) VPN
5 193 (6.14%) SAN
6 181 (5.76%) HTTP
7 165 (5.25%) Internet
8 139 (4.42%) WAN
9 137 (4.36%) LDAP
10 126 (4.01%) DHCP
11 114 (3.63%) LAN
12 106 (3.37%) IPsec
13 97 (3.09%) VLAN
14 93 (2.96%) SSH
15 92 (2.93%) FTP
15 92 (2.93%) SNMP
16 88 (2.80%) SSL
17 73 (2.32%) BGP
18 72 (2.29%) OSPF
19 69 (2.19%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 855 (27.19%) MySQL
2 278 (8.84%) PostgreSQL
3 270 (8.59%) Relational Database
4 242 (7.70%) SQL Server
5 218 (6.93%) MongoDB
6 217 (6.90%) NoSQL
7 200 (6.36%) Hadoop
8 136 (4.33%) Big Data
9 135 (4.29%) RDBMS
10 128 (4.07%) Oracle Database
11 111 (3.53%) Redis
12 94 (2.99%) Apache Cassandra
13 92 (2.93%) HBase
14 84 (2.67%) Apache Hive
15 67 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
16 54 (1.72%) Impala
17 53 (1.69%) DB2
18 52 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
19 47 (1.49%) Mahout
20 46 (1.46%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 708 (22.52%) Git (software)
2 649 (20.64%) Jenkins
3 297 (9.45%) Subversion
4 272 (8.65%) Maven
5 194 (6.17%) JIRA
6 147 (4.68%) Hudson
7 123 (3.91%) TeamCity
8 118 (3.75%) JUnit
9 90 (2.86%) Ant
10 75 (2.39%) Selenium
11 69 (2.19%) Mercurial
12 59 (1.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 58 (1.84%) Grunt
14 45 (1.43%) Cucumber
15 43 (1.37%) Yeoman
16 41 (1.30%) Mockito
17 38 (1.21%) Eclipse
18 34 (1.08%) JMeter
19 32 (1.02%) gulp
20 27 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 605 (19.24%) Finance
2 207 (6.58%) Banking
3 189 (6.01%) Telecoms
4 118 (3.75%) Retail
5 109 (3.47%) Games
6 101 (3.21%) Marketing
7 57 (1.81%) Manufacturing
8 52 (1.65%) Front Office
8 52 (1.65%) Investment Banking
9 35 (1.11%) Electronics
9 35 (1.11%) Advertising
9 35 (1.11%) Publishing
10 26 (0.83%) Back Office
10 26 (0.83%) Online Betting
11 25 (0.80%) Legal
12 21 (0.67%) Financial Institution
12 21 (0.67%) Billing
13 13 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
14 9 (0.29%) Law
15 4 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 639 (20.32%) Administrator
2 606 (19.27%) Developer
3 544 (17.30%) DevOps Engineer
4 534 (16.98%) Systems Administrator
5 381 (12.12%) Linux Administrator
6 320 (10.18%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 237 (7.54%) Linux Engineer
8 222 (7.06%) Analyst
9 208 (6.62%) Systems Engineer
10 199 (6.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 133 (4.23%) Java Developer
12 109 (3.47%) Software Engineer
13 96 (3.05%) Support Engineer
14 95 (3.02%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 93 (2.96%) Support Analyst
16 92 (2.93%) Applications Support
17 82 (2.61%) Junior
18 76 (2.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 76 (2.42%) C++ Developer
19 71 (2.26%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 411 (13.07%) Web Services
2 336 (10.69%) HTML
3 295 (9.38%) CSS
4 249 (7.92%) LAMP
5 218 (6.93%) .NET
6 192 (6.11%) XML
7 175 (5.57%) REST
8 148 (4.71%) jQuery
9 125 (3.98%) HTML5
10 119 (3.78%) Spring
11 115 (3.66%) SOAP
12 100 (3.18%) RESTful
13 99 (3.15%) FIX Protocol
14 98 (3.12%) CSS3
15 86 (2.74%) Middleware
16 78 (2.48%) RabbitMQ
17 72 (2.29%) Ajax
18 67 (2.13%) STL
19 64 (2.04%) JSON
20 61 (1.94%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 305 (9.70%) Analytical Skills
2 203 (6.46%) Computer Science
3 185 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 94 (2.99%) Replication
5 60 (1.91%) Mobile App
6 59 (1.88%) Hedge funds
7 58 (1.84%) Visualisation
8 56 (1.78%) Clustering
9 55 (1.75%) DTV
10 54 (1.72%) Management Information System
11 49 (1.56%) Derivative
12 46 (1.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 42 (1.34%) User Experience
14 40 (1.27%) Private Cloud
14 40 (1.27%) Equities
15 39 (1.24%) Client/Server
16 37 (1.18%) Wiki
17 35 (1.11%) Mathematics
18 33 (1.05%) PKI
19 32 (1.02%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2605 (82.86%) Linux
2 879 (27.96%) Windows
3 836 (26.59%) UNIX
4 566 (18.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 547 (17.40%) CentOS
6 361 (11.48%) Ubuntu
7 193 (6.14%) Solaris
8 182 (5.79%) Debian
9 157 (4.99%) Windows Server 2008
10 108 (3.44%) Android
11 97 (3.09%) Windows Server 2003
12 94 (2.99%) Apple iOS
13 69 (2.19%) AIX
14 63 (2.00%) Fedora
14 63 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
15 51 (1.62%) SUSE
16 33 (1.05%) CoreOS
17 30 (0.95%) Mac OS X
18 23 (0.73%) Amazon Linux
19 21 (0.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1011 (32.16%) DevOps
2 889 (28.28%) Agile Software Development
3 582 (18.51%) Continuous Integration
4 517 (16.44%) Configuration Management
5 256 (8.14%) Open Source
6 244 (7.76%) E-Commerce
7 238 (7.57%) Scrum
8 219 (6.97%) TDD
9 214 (6.81%) ITIL
10 209 (6.65%) Software Engineering
11 197 (6.27%) Continuous Delivery
12 166 (5.28%) Performance Tuning
13 147 (4.68%) Load Balancing
14 143 (4.55%) Mentoring
15 142 (4.52%) Analytics
16 133 (4.23%) BDD
17 118 (3.75%) OO
18 115 (3.66%) Unit Testing
19 111 (3.53%) Project Management
20 102 (3.24%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1875 (59.64%) Python
2 1503 (47.81%) Perl
3 1008 (32.06%) Java
4 868 (27.61%) Ruby
5 780 (24.81%) SQL
6 681 (21.66%) PHP
7 458 (14.57%) JavaScript
8 446 (14.19%) PowerShell
9 392 (12.47%) Shell Script
10 346 (11.01%) C++
11 261 (8.30%) C
12 234 (7.44%) Korn
13 172 (5.47%) C#
14 117 (3.72%) AWK
15 108 (3.44%) Scala
16 76 (2.42%) Groovy
17 74 (2.35%) Bourne shell
18 64 (2.04%) sed
19 60 (1.91%) Go
20 58 (1.84%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 414 (13.17%) Degree
2 133 (4.23%) Security Cleared
3 131 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
4 78 (2.48%) CCNA
5 65 (2.07%) SC Cleared
6 58 (1.84%) DV Cleared
7 57 (1.81%) RHCE
8 46 (1.46%) CCNP
9 35 (1.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 30 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
11 28 (0.89%) RHCSA
12 21 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
12 21 (0.67%) CCIE
13 19 (0.60%) LPIC
14 17 (0.54%) MCSE
15 13 (0.41%) Sun Certification
16 12 (0.38%) MCSA
17 11 (0.35%) PhD
17 11 (0.35%) ISTQB
18 9 (0.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (3.63%) QA
2 44 (1.40%) SLA
3 28 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 26 (0.83%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.29%) HIPAA
6 7 (0.22%) Data Quality
7 6 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (0.13%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.032%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 1 (0.032%) HL7
9 1 (0.032%) WAI
9 1 (0.032%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 450 (14.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 173 (5.50%) Docker
3 153 (4.87%) Active Directory
4 101 (3.21%) iptables
5 99 (3.15%) KVM
6 89 (2.83%) VirtualBox
7 85 (2.70%) NFS
8 77 (2.45%) Xen
9 72 (2.29%) vSphere
10 69 (2.19%) Postfix
10 69 (2.19%) Oracle RAC
11 64 (2.04%) XenServer
12 55 (1.75%) Varnish
13 54 (1.72%) Samba
14 49 (1.56%) HDFS
15 47 (1.49%) Hyper-V
16 41 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
17 32 (1.02%) vCloud
18 17 (0.54%) VMware ESX
19 14 (0.45%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1117 (35.53%) Puppet
2 806 (25.64%) Opscode Chef
3 484 (15.39%) Nagios
4 383 (12.18%) Ansible
5 215 (6.84%) ZABBIX
6 179 (5.69%) Vagrant
7 140 (4.45%) Salt
8 69 (2.19%) Graphite
9 64 (2.04%) Data Guard
10 55 (1.75%) Zenoss
11 53 (1.69%) Cacti
12 52 (1.65%) Oracle RMAN
12 52 (1.65%) logstash
13 47 (1.49%) HAProxy
14 43 (1.37%) Cobbler
15 41 (1.30%) Opsview
16 40 (1.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
17 32 (1.02%) CFEngine
18 29 (0.92%) SELinux
19 28 (0.89%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 797 (25.35%) Red Hat
2 638 (20.29%) VMware
3 530 (16.86%) Oracle
4 236 (7.51%) Cisco
5 170 (5.41%) Microsoft
6 122 (3.88%) Google
7 109 (3.47%) Citrix
8 102 (3.24%) Splunk
8 102 (3.24%) Rackspace
9 95 (3.02%) HP
10 77 (2.45%) IBM
11 66 (2.10%) New Relic
12 63 (2.00%) SaltStack
13 59 (1.88%) NetApp
14 51 (1.62%) SAP
15 48 (1.53%) Sun
16 46 (1.46%) F5
17 43 (1.37%) SolarWinds
18 42 (1.34%) Sybase
19 38 (1.21%) Juniper
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 32 minutes ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000 + benefits
Posted: 45 minutes ago
South East
Exposed Solutions
Salary: €50000 - €70000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 -£100,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £90,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Posted: 1 hour ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Limited
Posted: 10 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: 16 hours ago
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70-100k+
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70-100k+
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70-100k+
Posted: 16 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70-100k+
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70-100k+
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 22-30 days hol, pension and more
Posted: 17 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago