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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bash Shell
Rank 238 273 269
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -4
Permanent jobs citing Bash Shell 1370 1137 1206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.22% 1.04% 1.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.42% 1.94% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1113 885 1021
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%

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
56541 58551 63646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.21% 53.39% 54.85%
Number of salaries quoted 48499 49569 56120
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 17 December 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 17 December 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 +35 1298 £50,000 - 134
London +20 748 £55,000 - 76
South East +17 203 £45,000 +5.88% 16
City of London -4 132 £57,500 +9.52% 27
Yorkshire +46 127 £42,500 +6.25% 8
South West +42 93 £46,250 +26.71% 12
West Yorkshire +46 92 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Leeds +46 87 £45,000 +12.50% 2
East of England -10 73 £40,000 -23.80% 17
Surrey +26 55 £52,500 +75.00% 2
Berkshire -13 42 £47,500 +7.95% 4
Gloucestershire -14 40 £50,000 +36.98% 3
Reading +15 38 £47,500 +11.76% 3
Bristol +40 36 £43,750 -9.79% 5
East Sussex +16 31 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Hampshire -28 29 £52,500 +38.15% 4
Brighton +15 28 £35,000 -12.50%
Hertfordshire -16 27 £32,500 -35.00% 5
Gloucester +15 25 £50,000 +42.85% 2
West Midlands -10 24 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Oxfordshire +24 23 £40,000 - 1
Watford -7 23 £32,500 -
Cambridgeshire -15 23 £40,000 -20.00% 10
Scotland +7 20 £39,000 -2.50% 1
East Midlands +15 18 £31,500 -16.00% 1
North West -16 18 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Cambridge -7 16 £40,000 -5.88% 10
Wales +5 15 £37,500 -16.66% 6
South Wales +1 15 £37,500 -16.66% 6
Manchester -22 14 £35,000 -3.44% 1

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 2369 (85.15%) Linux
2 1530 (55.00%) Perl
3 1423 (51.15%) Python
4 986 (35.44%) Puppet
5 933 (33.54%) UNIX
6 926 (33.29%) Windows
7 906 (32.57%) Java
8 857 (30.81%) Red Hat
9 841 (30.23%) MySQL
10 744 (26.74%) SQL
11 679 (24.41%) Ruby
12 644 (23.15%) Opscode Chef
13 636 (22.86%) PHP
14 623 (22.39%) Agile Software Development
15 616 (22.14%) Apache
16 612 (22.00%) VMware
17 611 (21.96%) DevOps
18 580 (20.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 525 (18.87%) Finance
20 502 (18.04%) TCP/IP
21 499 (17.94%) Nagios
22 497 (17.86%) CentOS
23 473 (17.00%) Oracle
24 463 (16.64%) DNS
25 435 (15.64%) VMware Infrastructure
26 391 (14.05%) Tomcat
27 389 (13.98%) Git (software)
28 387 (13.91%) Jenkins
29 385 (13.84%) Degree
30 379 (13.62%) Continuous Integration

Bash Shell
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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
1 616 (22.14%) Apache
2 391 (14.05%) Tomcat
3 284 (10.21%) nginx
4 201 (7.23%) IIS
5 111 (3.99%) JBoss
6 108 (3.88%) WebSphere
7 94 (3.38%) Node.js
8 77 (2.77%) OpenStack
9 76 (2.73%) WebLogic
10 64 (2.30%) IBM HTTP Server
11 61 (2.19%) WebSphere Application Server
12 59 (2.12%) Confluence
13 51 (1.83%) MQSeries
14 48 (1.73%) Elasticsearch
15 47 (1.69%) SharePoint
16 45 (1.62%) MS Exchange
17 40 (1.44%) Apache Solr
18 38 (1.37%) Apache Pig
19 35 (1.26%) SAS
20 30 (1.08%) Jetty
Applications
1 92 (3.31%) MS Excel
2 46 (1.65%) MS Office
3 6 (0.22%) SPSS
3 6 (0.22%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (0.18%) Fireworks
5 4 (0.14%) Mathematica
6 2 (0.072%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.072%) Stata
6 2 (0.072%) Mingle
7 1 (0.036%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.036%) Final Cut Pro
7 1 (0.036%) Maya
7 1 (0.036%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.036%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.036%) CorelDRAW
7 1 (0.036%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.036%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 32 (1.15%) Dynamics GP
2 17 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 14 (0.50%) RMDS
4 7 (0.25%) RiskWrite
4 7 (0.25%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.072%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.072%) SAP SRM
5 2 (0.072%) CSG Singleview
6 1 (0.036%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.036%) Magento
6 1 (0.036%) Kondor+
Cloud Services
1 323 (11.61%) Amazon AWS
2 100 (3.59%) Amazon EC2
3 88 (3.16%) Cloud Computing
4 72 (2.59%) Amazon S3
5 34 (1.22%) PaaS
6 33 (1.19%) SaaS
7 29 (1.04%) GitHub
8 25 (0.90%) IaaS
8 25 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
9 23 (0.83%) Rackspace Cloud
10 21 (0.75%) Route 53
11 18 (0.65%) Amazon SQS
12 13 (0.47%) Amazon ELB
13 12 (0.43%) Amazon EMR
13 12 (0.43%) Office 365
13 12 (0.43%) IBM SmartCloud
14 10 (0.36%) CloudFront
14 10 (0.36%) Basecamp
15 8 (0.29%) Google Apps
15 8 (0.29%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 502 (18.04%) TCP/IP
2 463 (16.64%) DNS
3 286 (10.28%) HTTP
4 259 (9.31%) Firewall
5 224 (8.05%) SAN
6 181 (6.51%) Internet
7 176 (6.33%) FTP
8 171 (6.15%) LDAP
9 151 (5.43%) DHCP
10 121 (4.35%) VPN
11 119 (4.28%) SMTP
12 115 (4.13%) SSH
13 107 (3.85%) WAN
14 105 (3.77%) BGP
15 97 (3.49%) Cisco IOS
16 95 (3.41%) OSPF
17 94 (3.38%) LAN
18 90 (3.24%) VoIP
19 80 (2.88%) SSL
19 80 (2.88%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 841 (30.23%) MySQL
2 257 (9.24%) SQL Server
3 237 (8.52%) PostgreSQL
4 183 (6.58%) NoSQL
5 166 (5.97%) MongoDB
6 143 (5.14%) Hadoop
7 139 (5.00%) Relational Database
8 131 (4.71%) Big Data
9 123 (4.42%) DB2
10 110 (3.95%) Oracle Database
11 99 (3.56%) RDBMS
12 80 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
13 79 (2.84%) Redis
14 59 (2.12%) Apache Cassandra
15 56 (2.01%) Apache Hive
16 43 (1.55%) Amazon RDS
17 39 (1.40%) Oracle Reports
17 39 (1.40%) HBase
18 35 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 33 (1.19%) Impala
Development Applications
1 389 (13.98%) Git (software)
2 387 (13.91%) Jenkins
3 278 (9.99%) Subversion
4 200 (7.19%) JIRA
5 180 (6.47%) Maven
6 158 (5.68%) Hudson
7 104 (3.74%) Ant
8 95 (3.41%) JUnit
9 63 (2.26%) Eclipse
10 62 (2.23%) Selenium
11 47 (1.69%) Mercurial
12 40 (1.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 38 (1.37%) GCC
13 38 (1.37%) GDB
14 28 (1.01%) TeamCity
15 26 (0.93%) Cucumber
16 23 (0.83%) TestLink
17 22 (0.79%) PHPUnit
18 16 (0.58%) WebDriver
18 16 (0.58%) Gerrit
General
1 525 (18.87%) Finance
2 138 (4.96%) Banking
3 114 (4.10%) Games
4 95 (3.41%) Telecoms
5 85 (3.06%) Retail
6 73 (2.62%) Marketing
7 70 (2.52%) Front Office
8 62 (2.23%) Manufacturing
9 48 (1.73%) Advertising
9 48 (1.73%) Publishing
10 45 (1.62%) Investment Banking
11 42 (1.51%) Electronics
12 41 (1.47%) Financial Institution
13 37 (1.33%) Back Office
14 22 (0.79%) Law
15 14 (0.50%) Legal
16 12 (0.43%) iGaming
17 10 (0.36%) Multimedia
18 9 (0.32%) German Language
19 6 (0.22%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 678 (24.37%) Administrator
2 619 (22.25%) Systems Administrator
3 506 (18.19%) Linux Administrator
4 474 (17.04%) Developer
5 408 (14.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 311 (11.18%) DevOps Engineer
7 238 (8.55%) Analyst
8 200 (7.19%) Linux Engineer
9 157 (5.64%) Systems Engineer
10 155 (5.57%) Support Analyst
11 132 (4.74%) Java Developer
12 127 (4.57%) Software Engineer
13 117 (4.21%) Applications Support
14 116 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 112 (4.03%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 111 (3.99%) Support Engineer
17 81 (2.91%) Senior Systems Administrator
18 68 (2.44%) Senior Linux Administrator
18 68 (2.44%) Senior Developer
19 65 (2.34%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 303 (10.89%) LAMP
2 279 (10.03%) Web Services
3 194 (6.97%) HTML
4 153 (5.50%) XML
5 145 (5.21%) CSS
6 114 (4.10%) J2EE
7 82 (2.95%) JDBC
8 80 (2.88%) .NET
9 78 (2.80%) Spring
10 75 (2.70%) Middleware
11 72 (2.59%) REST
12 67 (2.41%) jQuery
13 66 (2.37%) JSON
13 66 (2.37%) SOAP
14 56 (2.01%) RESTful
15 54 (1.94%) STL
16 50 (1.80%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 50 (1.80%) Memcached
17 49 (1.76%) Hibernate
18 41 (1.47%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 323 (11.61%) Open Source
2 188 (6.76%) Computer Science
3 141 (5.07%) Analytical Skills
4 135 (4.85%) Clustering
5 79 (2.84%) Derivative
6 64 (2.30%) Mathematics
7 63 (2.26%) Equities
8 61 (2.19%) Hedge funds
9 59 (2.12%) Replication
9 59 (2.12%) Algorithms
10 40 (1.44%) Management Information System
11 37 (1.33%) Enterprise Storage
12 36 (1.29%) Client/Server
13 34 (1.22%) Data Structures
14 32 (1.15%) Fixed Income
15 31 (1.11%) User Experience
15 31 (1.11%) Physics
16 30 (1.08%) DTV
17 28 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 27 (0.97%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2369 (85.15%) Linux
2 933 (33.54%) UNIX
3 926 (33.29%) Windows
4 580 (20.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 497 (17.86%) CentOS
6 319 (11.47%) Ubuntu
7 221 (7.94%) Solaris
8 206 (7.40%) Debian
9 126 (4.53%) Windows Server 2008
10 86 (3.09%) AIX
11 69 (2.48%) Android
12 61 (2.19%) SUSE
13 57 (2.05%) Windows Server 2012
14 52 (1.87%) Windows Server 2003
15 45 (1.62%) Windows 7
16 37 (1.33%) Fedora
17 31 (1.11%) Apple iOS
18 27 (0.97%) Mac OS X
18 27 (0.97%) Mac OS
19 18 (0.65%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 623 (22.39%) Agile Software Development
2 611 (21.96%) DevOps
3 379 (13.62%) Continuous Integration
4 378 (13.59%) Configuration Management
5 286 (10.28%) E-Commerce
6 233 (8.38%) ITIL
7 212 (7.62%) Software Engineering
7 212 (7.62%) Load Balancing
8 191 (6.87%) Scrum
9 179 (6.43%) Performance Tuning
10 175 (6.29%) TDD
11 152 (5.46%) OO
12 140 (5.03%) Multithreading
13 128 (4.60%) Project Management
14 87 (3.13%) BDD
15 79 (2.84%) Service Delivery
16 77 (2.77%) Analytics
17 74 (2.66%) OOP
18 72 (2.59%) Disaster Recovery
19 71 (2.55%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1530 (55.00%) Perl
2 1423 (51.15%) Python
3 906 (32.57%) Java
4 744 (26.74%) SQL
5 679 (24.41%) Ruby
6 636 (22.86%) PHP
7 369 (13.26%) Shell Script
8 332 (11.93%) C++
9 303 (10.89%) JavaScript
10 289 (10.39%) PowerShell
11 200 (7.19%) C
12 187 (6.72%) Korn
13 133 (4.78%) C#
14 94 (3.38%) AWK
15 88 (3.16%) Scala
16 51 (1.83%) Groovy
17 47 (1.69%) sed
18 46 (1.65%) VBA
19 43 (1.55%) PHP5
20 32 (1.15%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 385 (13.84%) Degree
2 123 (4.42%) Security Cleared
3 88 (3.16%) Cisco Certification
4 83 (2.98%) RHCE
5 70 (2.52%) SC Cleared
6 56 (2.01%) CCNA
7 41 (1.47%) CCNP
8 34 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 33 (1.19%) RHCSA
10 29 (1.04%) DV Cleared
11 27 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
12 26 (0.93%) CISSP
13 15 (0.54%) ISEB
14 13 (0.47%) CISM
14 13 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
15 12 (0.43%) MCSA
15 12 (0.43%) CISA
15 12 (0.43%) MBA
16 11 (0.40%) Linux+ Certification
16 11 (0.40%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (3.27%) QA
2 82 (2.95%) PCI DSS
3 58 (2.08%) SLA
4 13 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (0.29%) ISO 9001
6 7 (0.25%) JTAG
7 3 (0.11%) COBIT
7 3 (0.11%) WAI
8 2 (0.072%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 435 (15.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 158 (5.68%) Active Directory
3 141 (5.07%) KVM
4 123 (4.42%) Xen
5 114 (4.10%) NFS
6 99 (3.56%) vSphere
7 93 (3.34%) VMware ESXi
8 84 (3.02%) Varnish
9 67 (2.41%) Postfix
10 53 (1.91%) Samba
11 49 (1.76%) Docker
12 48 (1.73%) XenServer
13 34 (1.22%) Snort
14 31 (1.11%) Oracle RAC
15 28 (1.01%) Sendmail
16 27 (0.97%) HDFS
17 26 (0.93%) Hyper-V
18 25 (0.90%) vCloud
19 23 (0.83%) Squid
20 20 (0.72%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 986 (35.44%) Puppet
2 644 (23.15%) Opscode Chef
3 499 (17.94%) Nagios
4 172 (6.18%) ZABBIX
5 165 (5.93%) Cacti
6 159 (5.72%) Ansible
7 140 (5.03%) Salt
8 77 (2.77%) Vagrant
9 55 (1.98%) CFEngine
10 52 (1.87%) OpenView
11 51 (1.83%) Tivoli
12 43 (1.55%) SCOM
13 41 (1.47%) Graphite
14 39 (1.40%) NetBackup
15 38 (1.37%) ITRS Geneos
16 34 (1.22%) Zenoss
16 34 (1.22%) Cobbler
17 28 (1.01%) Opsview
18 27 (0.97%) HAProxy
19 26 (0.93%) Munin
Vendors
1 857 (30.81%) Red Hat
2 612 (22.00%) VMware
3 473 (17.00%) Oracle
4 285 (10.24%) Cisco
5 188 (6.76%) Microsoft
6 150 (5.39%) IBM
7 141 (5.07%) HP
8 83 (2.98%) Bloomberg
9 82 (2.95%) Citrix
9 82 (2.95%) Sybase
10 71 (2.55%) F5
11 61 (2.19%) NetApp
12 56 (2.01%) Reuters
13 53 (1.91%) Splunk
14 49 (1.76%) Juniper
15 48 (1.73%) Rackspace
16 42 (1.51%) Google
17 41 (1.47%) Percona
18 40 (1.44%) EMC
19 39 (1.40%) SaltStack
Wokingham, Berkshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Central London / West End
JWResource
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus excellent benefits 15% bonus et
Posted: 6 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Nakama
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent benefits - pension, health
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
SuperSparks Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £27,000 to £32,000 per annum negotiable
Posted: Yesterday