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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bash Shell
Rank 223 290 248
Rank change year-on-year
+67 -42
Permanent jobs citing Bash Shell 1475 972 1276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.27% 0.91% 1.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.48% 1.73% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1171 787 1115
Average salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.39% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,550
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%

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
59399 56091 62727
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.04% 52.73% 53.69%
Number of salaries quoted 49812 48226 55032
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 29 August 2014 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 29 August 2014. 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 +67 1402 £50,000 +5.26% 140
London +52 834 £55,000 +4.76% 76
South East +81 228 £42,500 +13.33% 20
City of London +56 206 £52,500 - 35
Yorkshire +15 124 £40,000 +6.66% 9
East of England -16 94 £45,000 +12.50% 21
West Yorkshire +35 92 £40,000 -3.03% 6
Leeds +39 84 £40,000 -3.03% 5
East Sussex +26 75 £39,000 +38.05%
Brighton +30 73 £39,000 +41.81%
Berkshire +7 53 £45,000 +20.00% 9
Cambridgeshire -11 48 £45,000 +7.14% 14
South West +4 44 £37,500 +7.14% 7
Surrey +13 40 £38,750 -3.12% 6
Scotland +1 37 £38,500 -6.08% 4
Hampshire -3 35 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Cambridge -25 30 £50,000 +17.64% 13
Reading +5 29 £35,000 -6.66% 4
East Midlands +6 28 £40,000 +19.40% 2
West Midlands -1 28 £31,750 -3.78% 1
York +16 24 £33,500 - 2
North Yorkshire +6 24 £33,500 - 2
Hertfordshire -29 22 £50,000 +17.64% 4
Watford 0 21 £52,500 +47.88% 4
Wales +16 20 £34,000 +4.61%
South Wales +15 17 £34,000 +4.61%
Gloucestershire -2 16 £37,500 +7.14%
North West -19 16 £45,000 +28.57% 7
Birmingham +15 15 £30,500 -28.23%
Nottingham +12 15 £42,500 +13.33% 1

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 2408 (84.64%) Linux
2 1597 (56.13%) Perl
3 1558 (54.76%) Python
4 1017 (35.75%) UNIX
5 937 (32.93%) Java
6 932 (32.76%) Windows
7 905 (31.81%) MySQL
8 878 (30.86%) Puppet
9 872 (30.65%) Red Hat
10 734 (25.80%) Ruby
11 713 (25.06%) SQL
12 609 (21.41%) Apache
13 588 (20.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 574 (20.18%) PHP
15 547 (19.23%) DevOps
16 543 (19.09%) Finance
17 536 (18.84%) VMware
18 526 (18.49%) Opscode Chef
19 489 (17.19%) TCP/IP
20 477 (16.77%) Nagios
21 460 (16.17%) CentOS
22 458 (16.10%) Open Source
23 438 (15.40%) DNS
24 430 (15.11%) Oracle
25 400 (14.06%) Degree
26 395 (13.88%) VMware Infrastructure
27 383 (13.46%) Tomcat
28 354 (12.44%) Shell Script
29 351 (12.34%) Configuration Management
30 348 (12.23%) Ubuntu

Bash Shell
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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
1 609 (21.41%) Apache
2 383 (13.46%) Tomcat
3 217 (7.63%) IIS
4 196 (6.89%) nginx
5 116 (4.08%) Node.js
6 88 (3.09%) WebSphere
7 68 (2.39%) SharePoint
8 63 (2.21%) Apache Solr
9 62 (2.18%) MS Exchange
10 58 (2.04%) WebLogic
11 56 (1.97%) OpenStack
12 40 (1.41%) Confluence
12 40 (1.41%) WebSphere Application Server
13 32 (1.12%) Apache Pig
14 31 (1.09%) IBM HTTP Server
14 31 (1.09%) Drupal
15 29 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
16 26 (0.91%) Jetty
16 26 (0.91%) MQSeries
17 24 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 134 (4.71%) MS Excel
2 46 (1.62%) MS Office
3 15 (0.53%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.11%) Final Cut Pro
5 1 (0.035%) MS Project
5 1 (0.035%) SPSS
5 1 (0.035%) Doxygen
5 1 (0.035%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 36 (1.27%) Dynamics GP
2 26 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 18 (0.63%) Magento
4 15 (0.53%) RMDS
5 9 (0.32%) Oracle CRM
6 7 (0.25%) SunGard APT
6 7 (0.25%) FastVal
7 6 (0.21%) Tridion
8 3 (0.11%) SAP SRM
9 2 (0.070%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.070%) osCommerce
9 2 (0.070%) CSG Singleview
9 2 (0.070%) Summit
9 2 (0.070%) ION MarketView
9 2 (0.070%) Dynamics CRM
10 1 (0.035%) RiskWrite
10 1 (0.035%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 268 (9.42%) Amazon AWS
2 106 (3.73%) Amazon EC2
3 83 (2.92%) Cloud Computing
4 77 (2.71%) SaaS
5 53 (1.86%) Amazon S3
6 32 (1.12%) Office 365
7 28 (0.98%) GitHub
8 22 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
9 20 (0.70%) Basecamp
10 18 (0.63%) Google Apps
11 16 (0.56%) Route 53
12 15 (0.53%) PaaS
13 13 (0.46%) Rackspace Cloud
13 13 (0.46%) Amazon EMR
13 13 (0.46%) ElastiCache
13 13 (0.46%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 12 (0.42%) Amazon ELB
15 11 (0.39%) IaaS
15 11 (0.39%) CloudFront
16 2 (0.070%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 489 (17.19%) TCP/IP
2 438 (15.40%) DNS
3 293 (10.30%) Firewall
4 276 (9.70%) HTTP
5 263 (9.24%) Internet
6 249 (8.75%) SAN
7 198 (6.96%) LDAP
8 154 (5.41%) SMTP
9 149 (5.24%) DHCP
10 125 (4.39%) FTP
11 124 (4.36%) SSH
12 119 (4.18%) BGP
13 101 (3.55%) VPN
14 94 (3.30%) OSPF
15 93 (3.27%) NAS
16 90 (3.16%) Cisco IOS
17 89 (3.13%) MPLS
18 79 (2.78%) VoIP
19 78 (2.74%) SSL
20 77 (2.71%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 905 (31.81%) MySQL
2 249 (8.75%) SQL Server
3 242 (8.51%) PostgreSQL
4 205 (7.21%) NoSQL
5 188 (6.61%) Hadoop
6 162 (5.69%) Big Data
7 147 (5.17%) Relational Database
8 134 (4.71%) MongoDB
9 119 (4.18%) Redis
10 118 (4.15%) Oracle Database
11 110 (3.87%) DB2
12 101 (3.55%) Data Warehouse
13 97 (3.41%) Apache Hive
14 96 (3.37%) RDBMS
15 69 (2.43%) Couchbase
16 57 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
17 54 (1.90%) HBase
18 48 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
19 44 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 42 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 325 (11.42%) Git (software)
2 314 (11.04%) Jenkins
3 277 (9.74%) Subversion
4 198 (6.96%) JIRA
5 173 (6.08%) Hudson
6 156 (5.48%) Maven
7 123 (4.32%) Ant
8 106 (3.73%) JUnit
9 79 (2.78%) Eclipse
10 68 (2.39%) Selenium
11 48 (1.69%) GDB
12 38 (1.34%) Mercurial
12 38 (1.34%) GCC
13 30 (1.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 22 (0.77%) Cucumber
15 19 (0.67%) Metasploit
15 19 (0.67%) TeamCity
15 19 (0.67%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
16 18 (0.63%) PHPUnit
17 15 (0.53%) SoapUI
General
1 543 (19.09%) Finance
2 137 (4.82%) Telecoms
3 118 (4.15%) Games
4 109 (3.83%) Banking
5 96 (3.37%) Marketing
6 91 (3.20%) Retail
7 90 (3.16%) Front Office
8 80 (2.81%) Manufacturing
9 52 (1.83%) Advertising
10 43 (1.51%) Publishing
11 36 (1.27%) Investment Banking
11 36 (1.27%) Financial Institution
12 35 (1.23%) Back Office
12 35 (1.23%) Electronics
13 21 (0.74%) Law
14 16 (0.56%) Online Betting
15 12 (0.42%) Legal
16 7 (0.25%) Multimedia
17 5 (0.18%) Retail Banking
17 5 (0.18%) German Language
Job Titles
1 703 (24.71%) Administrator
2 595 (20.91%) Systems Administrator
3 518 (18.21%) Linux Administrator
4 507 (17.82%) Developer
5 399 (14.02%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 252 (8.86%) DevOps Engineer
7 227 (7.98%) Linux Engineer
8 221 (7.77%) Analyst
9 173 (6.08%) Systems Engineer
10 163 (5.73%) Java Developer
11 152 (5.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 134 (4.71%) Software Engineer
13 110 (3.87%) Support Engineer
14 105 (3.69%) Support Analyst
15 95 (3.34%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 90 (3.16%) Applications Support
17 77 (2.71%) Lead Developer
18 73 (2.57%) Senior Systems Administrator
19 65 (2.28%) Senior Developer
19 65 (2.28%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 268 (9.42%) LAMP
2 256 (9.00%) Web Services
3 211 (7.42%) HTML
4 151 (5.31%) CSS
5 149 (5.24%) XML
6 122 (4.29%) J2EE
7 91 (3.20%) Memcached
8 76 (2.67%) .NET
9 73 (2.57%) SOAP
10 70 (2.46%) Spring
11 62 (2.18%) STL
12 57 (2.00%) Middleware
13 55 (1.93%) JDBC
13 55 (1.93%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 54 (1.90%) Kafka
15 53 (1.86%) Hibernate
16 52 (1.83%) jQuery
17 51 (1.79%) REST
18 50 (1.76%) Java EE
18 50 (1.76%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 458 (16.10%) Open Source
2 212 (7.45%) Computer Science
3 160 (5.62%) Clustering
4 73 (2.57%) Equities
5 70 (2.46%) Hedge funds
6 65 (2.28%) Mathematics
7 61 (2.14%) Derivative
7 61 (2.14%) Replication
8 55 (1.93%) Enterprise Storage
9 51 (1.79%) Management Information System
10 41 (1.44%) Physics
11 36 (1.27%) Fixed Income
12 34 (1.20%) Mobile App
13 29 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
13 29 (1.02%) DTV
13 29 (1.02%) Statistics
14 28 (0.98%) Social Media
15 27 (0.95%) Online Games
16 25 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 25 (0.88%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2408 (84.64%) Linux
2 1017 (35.75%) UNIX
3 932 (32.76%) Windows
4 588 (20.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 460 (16.17%) CentOS
6 348 (12.23%) Ubuntu
7 239 (8.40%) Debian
8 235 (8.26%) Solaris
9 129 (4.53%) Windows Server 2008
10 74 (2.60%) AIX
11 70 (2.46%) SUSE
12 64 (2.25%) Android
13 58 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
14 55 (1.93%) Windows Server 2003
15 51 (1.79%) Mac OS X
15 51 (1.79%) Apple iOS
16 44 (1.55%) Fedora
17 39 (1.37%) Windows 7
18 29 (1.02%) Mac OS
19 19 (0.67%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 547 (19.23%) DevOps
2 351 (12.34%) Configuration Management
3 310 (10.90%) E-Commerce
4 305 (10.72%) Continuous Integration
5 285 (10.02%) Agile Software Development
6 235 (8.26%) Load Balancing
7 229 (8.05%) Performance Tuning
8 226 (7.94%) Software Engineering
9 216 (7.59%) ITIL
10 195 (6.85%) Scrum
11 190 (6.68%) TDD
12 144 (5.06%) Project Management
12 144 (5.06%) Multithreading
13 126 (4.43%) OO
14 87 (3.06%) Service Delivery
15 83 (2.92%) Unit Testing
16 81 (2.85%) Analytics
17 74 (2.60%) Low Latency
18 73 (2.57%) MapReduce
19 70 (2.46%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1597 (56.13%) Perl
2 1558 (54.76%) Python
3 937 (32.93%) Java
4 734 (25.80%) Ruby
5 713 (25.06%) SQL
6 574 (20.18%) PHP
7 354 (12.44%) Shell Script
8 309 (10.86%) JavaScript
9 295 (10.37%) C++
10 269 (9.46%) PowerShell
11 196 (6.89%) C
12 190 (6.68%) Korn
13 173 (6.08%) C#
14 106 (3.73%) AWK
15 80 (2.81%) Scala
16 62 (2.18%) VBA
17 56 (1.97%) sed
18 51 (1.79%) Groovy
19 37 (1.30%) VBScript
19 37 (1.30%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 400 (14.06%) Degree
2 112 (3.94%) Security Cleared
3 98 (3.44%) Cisco Certification
4 83 (2.92%) SC Cleared
5 66 (2.32%) CCNA
6 44 (1.55%) RHCE
7 37 (1.30%) CISSP
8 33 (1.16%) CCNP
9 21 (0.74%) PhD
9 21 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
10 20 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
11 19 (0.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 17 (0.60%) DV Cleared
13 15 (0.53%) MCSA
14 14 (0.49%) HND
14 14 (0.49%) LPIC
14 14 (0.49%) Linux+ Certification
15 13 (0.46%) CCSE
16 9 (0.32%) JNCIA
17 7 (0.25%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 129 (4.53%) QA
2 124 (4.36%) PCI DSS
3 74 (2.60%) SLA
4 13 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 13 (0.46%) ISO 9001
5 11 (0.39%) HIPAA
6 9 (0.32%) JTAG
7 6 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.035%) WAI
8 1 (0.035%) COBIT
System Software
1 395 (13.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 190 (6.68%) Active Directory
3 149 (5.24%) Xen
4 143 (5.03%) KVM
5 124 (4.36%) NFS
6 109 (3.83%) VMware ESXi
7 81 (2.85%) vSphere
8 69 (2.43%) Postfix
9 59 (2.07%) Samba
10 58 (2.04%) Snort
10 58 (2.04%) Varnish
11 37 (1.30%) Hyper-V
12 33 (1.16%) Squid
13 32 (1.12%) Oracle RMAN
14 30 (1.05%) Sendmail
15 27 (0.95%) XenServer
16 26 (0.91%) Nmap
17 25 (0.88%) Oracle RAC
18 20 (0.70%) VMware ESX
19 18 (0.63%) qmail
Systems Management
1 878 (30.86%) Puppet
2 526 (18.49%) Opscode Chef
3 477 (16.77%) Nagios
4 164 (5.76%) ZABBIX
5 137 (4.82%) Salt
6 134 (4.71%) Cacti
7 104 (3.66%) Ansible
8 82 (2.88%) CFEngine
9 66 (2.32%) Vagrant
10 56 (1.97%) Opsview
11 40 (1.41%) SCOM
12 38 (1.34%) OpenView
13 36 (1.27%) Zenoss
14 30 (1.05%) Backup Exec
15 29 (1.02%) Tivoli
15 29 (1.02%) Ganglia
16 27 (0.95%) WSUS
16 27 (0.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
17 26 (0.91%) Munin
18 25 (0.88%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 872 (30.65%) Red Hat
2 536 (18.84%) VMware
3 430 (15.11%) Oracle
4 320 (11.25%) Cisco
5 215 (7.56%) Microsoft
6 140 (4.92%) HP
7 136 (4.78%) JBoss
8 115 (4.04%) IBM
9 81 (2.85%) Citrix
10 71 (2.50%) Bloomberg
11 69 (2.43%) Juniper
11 69 (2.43%) NetApp
12 68 (2.39%) Sybase
13 56 (1.97%) F5
14 55 (1.93%) EMC
15 53 (1.86%) Google
16 51 (1.79%) Rackspace
17 44 (1.55%) Reuters
18 40 (1.41%) Dell
19 39 (1.37%) SAP
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Warwickshire
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + Pension, private healthcare and di
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Prospects
Posted: Yesterday
London
The Myers Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum good pension health care life assura
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Pension, Gym and Food support
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday