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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bash Shell
Rank 215 235 298
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +63
Permanent jobs citing Bash Shell 1590 1439 1003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.45% 1.23% 0.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.82% 2.37% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1328 1135 810
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
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
56372 60611 57235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.40% 51.70% 52.59%
Number of salaries quoted 48025 51462 49129
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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 £40,000 £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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +24 1502 £50,000 +5.26% 213
London +7 847 £55,000 +4.76% 111
South East +13 218 £45,000 +5.88% 26
City of London +35 186 £57,500 +12.19% 27
East of England +22 127 £45,000 - 15
South West +41 116 £45,000 +20.00% 13
Yorkshire -2 114 £37,500 -6.25% 25
Berkshire +14 60 £42,500 -5.55% 8
West Yorkshire -18 56 £47,500 +11.76% 16
Leeds -14 55 £47,500 +11.76% 15
Surrey +16 49 £41,500 +3.75% 1
Bristol +19 47 £65,000 +52.94%
North West +35 46 £37,500 -6.25% 11
Gloucestershire +5 46 £45,000 +20.00% 1
South Yorkshire +40 43 £32,500 +18.18% 7
Hertfordshire +9 43 £43,000 -16.09% 5
Sheffield +26 41 £32,500 +18.18% 6
Scotland +27 40 £34,000 -10.52% 6
Cambridgeshire -5 40 £46,250 +2.77% 9
Hampshire +13 39 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Manchester +32 38 £37,500 -6.25% 9
South Wales +22 37 £35,000 +6.06% 1
Wales +14 37 £35,000 +6.06% 1
Reading +12 35 £50,000 +42.85% 6
Cambridge +22 32 £45,000 - 9
Gloucester +6 27 £45,000 +28.57%
West Midlands -12 27 £65,000 +114.87% 3
Edinburgh +24 26 £34,000 +5.42% 4
Bedfordshire +19 25 £45,000 -5.26%
Brighton -16 25 £45,000 +16.12%

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 2592 (82.60%) Linux
2 1829 (58.29%) Python
3 1508 (48.06%) Perl
4 1112 (35.44%) Puppet
5 1011 (32.22%) Java
6 996 (31.74%) DevOps
7 916 (29.19%) Windows
8 864 (27.53%) MySQL
8 864 (27.53%) Agile Software Development
9 849 (27.06%) Ruby
10 839 (26.74%) UNIX
11 810 (25.81%) Red Hat
12 795 (25.33%) Apache
13 794 (25.30%) Opscode Chef
14 793 (25.27%) Amazon AWS
15 779 (24.82%) SQL
16 694 (22.12%) PHP
17 676 (21.54%) Git (software)
18 668 (21.29%) VMware
19 650 (20.71%) Jenkins
20 598 (19.06%) Finance
21 588 (18.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 581 (18.51%) Continuous Integration
23 548 (17.46%) CentOS
24 540 (17.21%) Oracle
25 482 (15.36%) Configuration Management
26 478 (15.23%) Nagios
27 460 (14.66%) JavaScript
28 453 (14.44%) VMware Infrastructure
29 449 (14.31%) Tomcat

Bash Shell
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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
1 795 (25.33%) Apache
2 449 (14.31%) Tomcat
3 318 (10.13%) nginx
4 169 (5.39%) OpenStack
5 162 (5.16%) IIS
6 146 (4.65%) JBoss
7 145 (4.62%) Node.js
8 78 (2.49%) WebSphere
9 77 (2.45%) Confluence
10 76 (2.42%) WebLogic
11 72 (2.29%) Elasticsearch
12 63 (2.01%) Apache Spark
13 59 (1.88%) Apache Pig
14 56 (1.78%) Drupal
15 48 (1.53%) SharePoint
16 46 (1.47%) CMS
17 36 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
18 35 (1.12%) GlassFish
19 30 (0.96%) WordPress
19 30 (0.96%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 56 (1.78%) MS Excel
2 29 (0.92%) MS Office
3 7 (0.22%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.16%) SPSS
5 3 (0.096%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.096%) Abaqus
5 3 (0.096%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.064%) Mathematica
6 2 (0.064%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.032%) MS Project
7 1 (0.032%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.032%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 31 (0.99%) Dynamics GP
2 23 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 14 (0.45%) Magento
4 11 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
5 8 (0.25%) Oracle General Ledger
6 7 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.096%) RMDS
8 2 (0.064%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (0.064%) SAP SRM
8 2 (0.064%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.064%) Summit
8 2 (0.064%) Sentinel
8 2 (0.064%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.064%) Cordys
8 2 (0.064%) Oracle iProcurement
8 2 (0.064%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (0.064%) Oracle Assets
8 2 (0.064%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 2 (0.064%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 2 (0.064%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 793 (25.27%) Amazon AWS
2 170 (5.42%) Amazon EC2
3 136 (4.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 88 (2.80%) IaaS
4 88 (2.80%) Amazon S3
5 67 (2.14%) Google Cloud Platform
6 64 (2.04%) PaaS
7 57 (1.82%) AWS CloudFormation
8 56 (1.78%) SaaS
9 52 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
10 49 (1.56%) Amazon EMR
11 38 (1.21%) Route 53
12 34 (1.08%) Office 365
13 33 (1.05%) GitHub
14 32 (1.02%) Amazon ELB
15 24 (0.76%) Sumo Logic
16 19 (0.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 16 (0.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 13 (0.41%) Amazon ElastiCache
18 13 (0.41%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 380 (12.11%) TCP/IP
2 359 (11.44%) DNS
2 359 (11.44%) Firewall
3 211 (6.72%) SAN
4 199 (6.34%) HTTP
5 198 (6.31%) VPN
6 188 (5.99%) Internet
7 152 (4.84%) WAN
8 139 (4.43%) LDAP
9 119 (3.79%) DHCP
10 115 (3.66%) LAN
11 100 (3.19%) IPsec
12 98 (3.12%) FTP
13 92 (2.93%) SSH
14 91 (2.90%) VLAN
15 81 (2.58%) SNMP
16 78 (2.49%) SSL
16 78 (2.49%) Cisco IOS
17 76 (2.42%) BGP
18 74 (2.36%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 864 (27.53%) MySQL
2 289 (9.21%) PostgreSQL
3 269 (8.57%) SQL Server
4 267 (8.51%) Relational Database
5 233 (7.43%) NoSQL
6 214 (6.82%) MongoDB
7 181 (5.77%) Hadoop
8 130 (4.14%) RDBMS
9 121 (3.86%) Oracle Database
10 120 (3.82%) Big Data
11 96 (3.06%) Apache Cassandra
12 87 (2.77%) HBase
12 87 (2.77%) Redis
13 82 (2.61%) Apache Hive
14 61 (1.94%) Amazon RDS
15 60 (1.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 57 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
17 56 (1.78%) Data Warehouse
18 53 (1.69%) Impala
19 52 (1.66%) DB2
Development Applications
1 676 (21.54%) Git (software)
2 650 (20.71%) Jenkins
3 301 (9.59%) Subversion
4 257 (8.19%) Maven
5 196 (6.25%) JIRA
6 149 (4.75%) Hudson
7 120 (3.82%) JUnit
8 106 (3.38%) TeamCity
9 88 (2.80%) Ant
10 70 (2.23%) Selenium
11 66 (2.10%) Mercurial
12 51 (1.63%) Grunt
13 45 (1.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 44 (1.40%) Cucumber
15 42 (1.34%) Mockito
16 40 (1.27%) Yeoman
17 38 (1.21%) JMeter
18 36 (1.15%) Eclipse
19 27 (0.86%) gulp
20 20 (0.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 598 (19.06%) Finance
2 201 (6.41%) Banking
3 179 (5.70%) Telecoms
4 127 (4.05%) Retail
5 119 (3.79%) Games
6 88 (2.80%) Marketing
7 57 (1.82%) Investment Banking
8 47 (1.50%) Front Office
9 43 (1.37%) Manufacturing
10 38 (1.21%) Advertising
11 35 (1.12%) Publishing
12 29 (0.92%) Back Office
13 26 (0.83%) Electronics
14 23 (0.73%) Financial Institution
15 21 (0.67%) Online Betting
16 19 (0.61%) Legal
16 19 (0.61%) Billing
17 12 (0.38%) Law
18 9 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
19 6 (0.19%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 647 (20.62%) Administrator
2 600 (19.12%) Developer
3 552 (17.59%) Systems Administrator
4 540 (17.21%) DevOps Engineer
5 381 (12.14%) Linux Administrator
6 322 (10.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 233 (7.43%) Linux Engineer
8 210 (6.69%) Analyst
9 201 (6.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 198 (6.31%) Systems Engineer
11 144 (4.59%) Java Developer
12 103 (3.28%) Support Engineer
13 96 (3.06%) Software Engineer
14 94 (3.00%) Applications Support
15 93 (2.96%) Senior DevOps Engineer
16 85 (2.71%) Support Analyst
17 83 (2.64%) Consultant
18 73 (2.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 72 (2.29%) Senior Developer
20 71 (2.26%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 427 (13.61%) Web Services
2 338 (10.77%) HTML
3 293 (9.34%) CSS
4 252 (8.03%) LAMP
5 200 (6.37%) .NET
6 189 (6.02%) XML
7 168 (5.35%) REST
8 157 (5.00%) jQuery
9 115 (3.66%) RESTful
9 115 (3.66%) HTML5
10 108 (3.44%) SOAP
11 105 (3.35%) Spring
12 102 (3.25%) FIX Protocol
13 94 (3.00%) CSS3
14 88 (2.80%) Middleware
15 77 (2.45%) RabbitMQ
16 67 (2.14%) Ajax
17 66 (2.10%) STL
18 63 (2.01%) JSON
19 58 (1.85%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 318 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
2 208 (6.63%) Computer Science
3 182 (5.80%) Data Centre
4 95 (3.03%) Replication
5 78 (2.49%) Clustering
6 63 (2.01%) Hedge funds
7 55 (1.75%) Mobile App
8 53 (1.69%) Visualisation
9 47 (1.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 47 (1.50%) Management Information System
10 45 (1.43%) Derivative
11 44 (1.40%) Wiki
12 41 (1.31%) DTV
13 39 (1.24%) Equities
14 38 (1.21%) Client/Server
15 37 (1.18%) User Experience
16 34 (1.08%) Private Cloud
17 32 (1.02%) Algorithms
18 31 (0.99%) Public Cloud
18 31 (0.99%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2592 (82.60%) Linux
2 916 (29.19%) Windows
3 839 (26.74%) UNIX
4 588 (18.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 548 (17.46%) CentOS
6 397 (12.65%) Ubuntu
7 193 (6.15%) Debian
8 192 (6.12%) Solaris
9 148 (4.72%) Windows Server 2008
10 107 (3.41%) Windows Server 2003
11 97 (3.09%) Android
12 85 (2.71%) Apple iOS
13 70 (2.23%) Windows Server 2012
14 69 (2.20%) Fedora
15 67 (2.14%) AIX
16 51 (1.63%) SUSE
17 35 (1.12%) Mac OS X
18 32 (1.02%) CoreOS
19 20 (0.64%) Amazon Linux
20 18 (0.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 996 (31.74%) DevOps
2 864 (27.53%) Agile Software Development
3 581 (18.51%) Continuous Integration
4 482 (15.36%) Configuration Management
5 255 (8.13%) E-Commerce
6 225 (7.17%) ITIL
7 217 (6.92%) Open Source
8 216 (6.88%) TDD
8 216 (6.88%) Scrum
9 200 (6.37%) Software Engineering
10 192 (6.12%) Continuous Delivery
11 163 (5.19%) Performance Tuning
12 161 (5.13%) Load Balancing
13 158 (5.04%) Mentoring
14 131 (4.17%) OO
15 128 (4.08%) Project Management
16 127 (4.05%) Analytics
17 125 (3.98%) BDD
18 109 (3.47%) Unit Testing
19 103 (3.28%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1829 (58.29%) Python
2 1508 (48.06%) Perl
3 1011 (32.22%) Java
4 849 (27.06%) Ruby
5 779 (24.82%) SQL
6 694 (22.12%) PHP
7 460 (14.66%) JavaScript
8 416 (13.26%) PowerShell
9 379 (12.08%) Shell Script
10 352 (11.22%) C++
11 248 (7.90%) Korn
12 244 (7.78%) C
13 176 (5.61%) C#
14 111 (3.54%) AWK
15 108 (3.44%) Scala
16 80 (2.55%) Bourne shell
16 80 (2.55%) Groovy
17 62 (1.98%) sed
18 58 (1.85%) PL/SQL
19 51 (1.63%) Go
Qualifications
1 395 (12.59%) Degree
2 148 (4.72%) Security Cleared
3 129 (4.11%) Cisco Certification
4 77 (2.45%) SC Cleared
5 76 (2.42%) CCNA
6 61 (1.94%) DV Cleared
7 57 (1.82%) RHCE
8 45 (1.43%) CCNP
9 31 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
10 29 (0.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 27 (0.86%) RHCSA
12 25 (0.80%) LPIC
13 20 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
14 18 (0.57%) CCIE
15 14 (0.45%) MCSE
16 13 (0.41%) Sun Certification
17 10 (0.32%) MCSA
17 10 (0.32%) ISEB
17 10 (0.32%) PhD
18 9 (0.29%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 124 (3.95%) QA
2 43 (1.37%) SLA
3 26 (0.83%) PCI DSS
4 16 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 11 (0.35%) HIPAA
6 10 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (0.25%) ISO 9001
8 6 (0.19%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.032%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.032%) WAI
9 1 (0.032%) HL7
System Software
1 453 (14.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 165 (5.26%) Docker
3 164 (5.23%) Active Directory
4 89 (2.84%) VirtualBox
5 88 (2.80%) NFS
5 88 (2.80%) KVM
6 87 (2.77%) iptables
7 81 (2.58%) Xen
8 80 (2.55%) vSphere
9 77 (2.45%) Postfix
10 65 (2.07%) Samba
11 62 (1.98%) Oracle RAC
12 61 (1.94%) Varnish
13 60 (1.91%) XenServer
14 51 (1.63%) HDFS
15 46 (1.47%) Hyper-V
16 42 (1.34%) VMware ESXi
17 33 (1.05%) vCloud
18 26 (0.83%) VMware ESX
19 21 (0.67%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1112 (35.44%) Puppet
2 794 (25.30%) Opscode Chef
3 478 (15.23%) Nagios
4 372 (11.85%) Ansible
5 193 (6.15%) ZABBIX
6 166 (5.29%) Vagrant
7 153 (4.88%) Salt
8 58 (1.85%) Cobbler
8 58 (1.85%) Data Guard
9 55 (1.75%) Cacti
10 50 (1.59%) Zenoss
11 44 (1.40%) Graphite
12 41 (1.31%) logstash
12 41 (1.31%) Oracle RMAN
13 37 (1.18%) OpenView
14 35 (1.12%) SCOM
15 33 (1.05%) Tivoli
16 31 (0.99%) CFEngine
16 31 (0.99%) HAProxy
17 30 (0.96%) Opsview
Vendors
1 810 (25.81%) Red Hat
2 668 (21.29%) VMware
3 540 (17.21%) Oracle
4 248 (7.90%) Cisco
5 151 (4.81%) Microsoft
6 112 (3.57%) Citrix
7 110 (3.51%) Google
8 107 (3.41%) HP
9 97 (3.09%) Rackspace
10 91 (2.90%) Splunk
11 79 (2.52%) IBM
12 62 (1.98%) SaltStack
13 57 (1.82%) New Relic
14 53 (1.69%) NetApp
15 50 (1.59%) Sun
15 50 (1.59%) F5
16 44 (1.40%) Juniper
17 43 (1.37%) Sybase
18 42 (1.34%) hybris
19 40 (1.27%) Remedy
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