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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bash Shell
Rank 244 263 270
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +7
Permanent jobs citing Bash Shell 1254 1135 1123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.18% 1.11% 1.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.35% 2.07% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 986 868 917
Average salary £50,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,650 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +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
53381 54777 60119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.41% 53.39% 54.95%
Number of salaries quoted 45852 46039 52799
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 £28,500 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +4 1189 £51,500 +3.00% 199
London +9 699 £55,000 - 109
South East -24 170 £50,000 +17.64% 32
City of London +18 138 £60,000 +9.09% 44
Yorkshire +15 100 £39,250 -1.87% 10
South West +30 92 £45,000 +25.00% 15
East of England +12 77 £41,500 -12.63% 13
West Yorkshire +16 61 £45,000 +33.33% 7
Surrey +32 56 £55,000 +129.16% 7
Leeds +15 53 £47,500 +18.75% 6
Berkshire -32 48 £57,500 +30.68% 17
Bristol +28 40 £47,500 +46.15% 7
Reading +7 34 £60,000 +41.17% 6
Gloucestershire -14 33 £50,000 +37.93% 5
Hertfordshire -6 30 £33,250 -30.00% 4
Cambridgeshire +16 29 £45,000 -5.26% 8
Cambridge +13 26 £45,000 +50.00% 8
North West -14 24 £40,000 +14.28% 10
South Yorkshire +15 23 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Scotland +13 23 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Sheffield +12 22 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Hampshire -21 21 £51,750 +15.00%
Watford -12 20 £32,500 -
Gloucester +5 17 £50,000 +44.92% 3
Oxfordshire +3 17 £35,000 -12.50% 3
West Midlands -9 17 £40,000 +6.66% 7
East Midlands +25 15 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Glasgow +23 15 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Manchester -12 15 £31,250 -10.71% 8
Birmingham -5 14 £40,000 -20.00% 7

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 2252 (84.60%) Linux
2 1464 (55.00%) Perl
3 1348 (50.64%) Python
4 972 (36.51%) Puppet
5 881 (33.10%) UNIX
6 875 (32.87%) Windows
7 858 (32.23%) Java
8 817 (30.69%) MySQL
9 801 (30.09%) Red Hat
10 744 (27.95%) SQL
11 633 (23.78%) PHP
12 620 (23.29%) Opscode Chef
13 600 (22.54%) DevOps
13 600 (22.54%) Ruby
14 582 (21.86%) Agile Software Development
15 581 (21.83%) Apache
16 576 (21.64%) VMware
17 560 (21.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 509 (19.12%) Finance
19 497 (18.67%) Oracle
20 482 (18.11%) CentOS
21 478 (17.96%) Nagios
22 441 (16.57%) TCP/IP
23 412 (15.48%) Configuration Management
24 411 (15.44%) VMware Infrastructure
25 406 (15.25%) DNS
26 402 (15.10%) Jenkins
27 393 (14.76%) Continuous Integration
28 381 (14.31%) Degree
29 373 (14.01%) Tomcat

Bash Shell
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 581 (21.83%) Apache
2 373 (14.01%) Tomcat
3 265 (9.95%) nginx
4 185 (6.95%) IIS
5 107 (4.02%) WebSphere
6 102 (3.83%) JBoss
7 83 (3.12%) OpenStack
7 83 (3.12%) Node.js
8 81 (3.04%) WebLogic
9 66 (2.48%) IBM HTTP Server
10 63 (2.37%) WebSphere Application Server
11 56 (2.10%) MQSeries
12 51 (1.92%) Confluence
13 49 (1.84%) Elasticsearch
14 48 (1.80%) SharePoint
15 46 (1.73%) Apache Pig
16 41 (1.54%) MS Exchange
17 38 (1.43%) SAS
18 33 (1.24%) Apache Solr
19 32 (1.20%) GlassFish
Applications
1 97 (3.64%) MS Excel
2 51 (1.92%) MS Office
3 6 (0.23%) SPSS
3 6 (0.23%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (0.19%) Fireworks
5 4 (0.15%) Mathematica
6 2 (0.075%) Mingle
6 2 (0.075%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.075%) Stata
7 1 (0.038%) CorelDRAW
7 1 (0.038%) Maya
7 1 (0.038%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.038%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.038%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.038%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.038%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.038%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 36 (1.35%) Dynamics GP
2 13 (0.49%) Oracle General Ledger
2 13 (0.49%) RMDS
2 13 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (0.30%) RiskWrite
4 4 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.075%) Documaker
6 2 (0.075%) Hyperion Enterprise
6 2 (0.075%) SAP SRM
6 2 (0.075%) CSG Singleview
7 1 (0.038%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.038%) Magento
7 1 (0.038%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.038%) Kondor+
Cloud Services
1 343 (12.89%) Amazon AWS
2 122 (4.58%) Amazon EC2
3 89 (3.34%) Amazon S3
4 73 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
5 43 (1.62%) PaaS
6 33 (1.24%) SaaS
7 30 (1.13%) IaaS
8 28 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
9 26 (0.98%) Route 53
10 25 (0.94%) GitHub
11 21 (0.79%) Amazon EMR
12 18 (0.68%) Amazon ELB
12 18 (0.68%) Amazon SQS
13 15 (0.56%) Rackspace Cloud
14 14 (0.53%) IBM SmartCloud
15 12 (0.45%) OpenShift
16 10 (0.38%) CloudFront
17 8 (0.30%) Heroku
18 6 (0.23%) Office 365
18 6 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 441 (16.57%) TCP/IP
2 406 (15.25%) DNS
3 280 (10.52%) HTTP
4 275 (10.33%) Firewall
5 233 (8.75%) SAN
6 186 (6.99%) Internet
7 157 (5.90%) FTP
8 153 (5.75%) LDAP
9 132 (4.96%) VPN
10 131 (4.92%) DHCP
11 108 (4.06%) WAN
12 104 (3.91%) LAN
13 90 (3.38%) SSH
14 85 (3.19%) VoIP
15 82 (3.08%) SMTP
16 79 (2.97%) BGP
17 75 (2.82%) OSPF
18 73 (2.74%) SNMP
19 72 (2.70%) SSL
20 68 (2.55%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 817 (30.69%) MySQL
2 261 (9.80%) SQL Server
3 228 (8.56%) PostgreSQL
4 200 (7.51%) NoSQL
5 182 (6.84%) MongoDB
6 136 (5.11%) Relational Database
7 117 (4.40%) Big Data
8 113 (4.24%) Hadoop
9 105 (3.94%) Oracle Database
10 100 (3.76%) DB2
11 97 (3.64%) RDBMS
12 69 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
13 67 (2.52%) Redis
14 59 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
15 58 (2.18%) Apache Hive
16 52 (1.95%) Amazon RDS
17 48 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 43 (1.62%) HBase
18 43 (1.62%) Impala
19 42 (1.58%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 402 (15.10%) Jenkins
2 370 (13.90%) Git (software)
3 256 (9.62%) Subversion
4 190 (7.14%) JIRA
4 190 (7.14%) Maven
5 143 (5.37%) Hudson
6 95 (3.57%) Ant
7 94 (3.53%) JUnit
8 58 (2.18%) Selenium
9 52 (1.95%) Mercurial
10 48 (1.80%) Eclipse
11 33 (1.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 31 (1.16%) TeamCity
12 31 (1.16%) GCC
13 25 (0.94%) GDB
13 25 (0.94%) Cucumber
14 23 (0.86%) TestLink
15 22 (0.83%) PHPUnit
16 19 (0.71%) WebDriver
17 15 (0.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 509 (19.12%) Finance
2 139 (5.22%) Banking
3 117 (4.40%) Games
4 100 (3.76%) Telecoms
5 92 (3.46%) Retail
6 52 (1.95%) Marketing
7 51 (1.92%) Front Office
8 44 (1.65%) Advertising
8 44 (1.65%) Electronics
9 43 (1.62%) Investment Banking
10 42 (1.58%) Manufacturing
11 40 (1.50%) Publishing
12 33 (1.24%) Financial Institution
13 29 (1.09%) Back Office
14 20 (0.75%) Law
15 13 (0.49%) Legal
15 13 (0.49%) Multimedia
16 12 (0.45%) iGaming
17 10 (0.38%) Online Betting
18 6 (0.23%) German Language
Job Titles
1 646 (24.27%) Administrator
2 594 (22.31%) Systems Administrator
3 465 (17.47%) Linux Administrator
4 449 (16.87%) Developer
5 376 (14.12%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 346 (13.00%) DevOps Engineer
7 220 (8.26%) Analyst
8 187 (7.02%) Linux Engineer
9 148 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
10 145 (5.45%) Support Analyst
11 124 (4.66%) Applications Support
12 121 (4.55%) Java Developer
13 115 (4.32%) Software Engineer
14 103 (3.87%) Linux DevOps Engineer
15 96 (3.61%) Support Engineer
16 88 (3.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 79 (2.97%) Senior Systems Administrator
18 69 (2.59%) Senior Developer
19 67 (2.52%) Senior Linux Administrator
20 60 (2.25%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 289 (10.86%) Web Services
2 267 (10.03%) LAMP
3 210 (7.89%) HTML
4 167 (6.27%) XML
5 148 (5.56%) CSS
6 116 (4.36%) .NET
7 111 (4.17%) J2EE
8 84 (3.16%) JDBC
8 84 (3.16%) Spring
9 81 (3.04%) Middleware
10 78 (2.93%) REST
11 77 (2.89%) jQuery
12 67 (2.52%) JSON
13 64 (2.40%) SOAP
13 64 (2.40%) RESTful
14 58 (2.18%) RabbitMQ
15 53 (1.99%) FIX Protocol
16 52 (1.95%) STL
17 46 (1.73%) Hibernate
18 42 (1.58%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 275 (10.33%) Open Source
2 193 (7.25%) Computer Science
3 180 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
4 122 (4.58%) Clustering
5 69 (2.59%) Derivative
6 65 (2.44%) Hedge funds
7 64 (2.40%) Replication
8 51 (1.92%) Mathematics
9 47 (1.77%) Equities
10 41 (1.54%) Management Information System
10 41 (1.54%) Client/Server
11 37 (1.39%) Algorithms
12 32 (1.20%) Fixed Income
13 31 (1.16%) User Experience
14 30 (1.13%) Mobile App
15 29 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 29 (1.09%) Data Structures
16 28 (1.05%) Visualisation
17 27 (1.01%) Enterprise Storage
18 26 (0.98%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2252 (84.60%) Linux
2 881 (33.10%) UNIX
3 875 (32.87%) Windows
4 560 (21.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 482 (18.11%) CentOS
6 301 (11.31%) Ubuntu
7 192 (7.21%) Debian
8 180 (6.76%) Solaris
9 108 (4.06%) Windows Server 2008
10 85 (3.19%) AIX
11 61 (2.29%) Android
12 54 (2.03%) SUSE
13 49 (1.84%) Windows Server 2012
14 44 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
15 40 (1.50%) Fedora
16 35 (1.31%) Windows 7
17 33 (1.24%) Apple iOS
18 25 (0.94%) Mac OS X
19 22 (0.83%) Oracle Linux
20 16 (0.60%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 600 (22.54%) DevOps
2 582 (21.86%) Agile Software Development
3 412 (15.48%) Configuration Management
4 393 (14.76%) Continuous Integration
5 293 (11.01%) E-Commerce
6 222 (8.34%) ITIL
7 205 (7.70%) Load Balancing
8 189 (7.10%) TDD
9 184 (6.91%) Software Engineering
10 174 (6.54%) Scrum
11 172 (6.46%) Performance Tuning
12 149 (5.60%) OO
13 126 (4.73%) Multithreading
14 102 (3.83%) Project Management
15 101 (3.79%) Mentoring
16 89 (3.34%) BDD
17 81 (3.04%) Release Management
18 77 (2.89%) Disaster Recovery
19 76 (2.85%) Unit Testing
19 76 (2.85%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1464 (55.00%) Perl
2 1348 (50.64%) Python
3 858 (32.23%) Java
4 744 (27.95%) SQL
5 633 (23.78%) PHP
6 600 (22.54%) Ruby
7 361 (13.56%) Shell Script
8 322 (12.10%) C++
9 299 (11.23%) JavaScript
10 269 (10.11%) PowerShell
11 211 (7.93%) C
12 177 (6.65%) Korn
13 124 (4.66%) C#
14 81 (3.04%) AWK
15 80 (3.01%) Scala
16 49 (1.84%) PHP5
17 47 (1.77%) PL/SQL
18 40 (1.50%) Bourne shell
19 37 (1.39%) VBA
20 33 (1.24%) sed
Qualifications
1 381 (14.31%) Degree
2 131 (4.92%) Security Cleared
3 88 (3.31%) RHCE
4 79 (2.97%) Cisco Certification
5 64 (2.40%) SC Cleared
6 50 (1.88%) CCNA
7 49 (1.84%) DV Cleared
8 37 (1.39%) RHCSA
9 35 (1.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 33 (1.24%) CCNP
11 30 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
12 26 (0.98%) CISSP
13 18 (0.68%) ISEB
14 16 (0.60%) CISM
15 13 (0.49%) CISA
15 13 (0.49%) MBA
15 13 (0.49%) ISTQB
16 12 (0.45%) CCIE
17 11 (0.41%) LPIC
18 10 (0.38%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (3.76%) QA
2 61 (2.29%) PCI DSS
3 55 (2.07%) SLA
4 7 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (0.26%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.26%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.15%) JTAG
6 3 (0.11%) WAI
7 2 (0.075%) COBIT
7 2 (0.075%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.038%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 411 (15.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 149 (5.60%) Active Directory
3 120 (4.51%) KVM
4 96 (3.61%) NFS
4 96 (3.61%) Xen
5 86 (3.23%) vSphere
6 81 (3.04%) Varnish
7 63 (2.37%) VMware ESXi
8 59 (2.22%) XenServer
9 55 (2.07%) Docker
10 48 (1.80%) Postfix
11 46 (1.73%) Samba
12 41 (1.54%) Oracle RAC
13 33 (1.24%) HDFS
14 30 (1.13%) Snort
15 26 (0.98%) vCloud
16 23 (0.86%) Sendmail
16 23 (0.86%) VirtualBox
17 21 (0.79%) Hyper-V
18 19 (0.71%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 972 (36.51%) Puppet
2 620 (23.29%) Opscode Chef
3 478 (17.96%) Nagios
4 149 (5.60%) Ansible
5 144 (5.41%) Cacti
6 141 (5.30%) ZABBIX
7 135 (5.07%) Salt
8 63 (2.37%) Vagrant
9 58 (2.18%) OpenView
10 48 (1.80%) Cobbler
10 48 (1.80%) Tivoli
11 47 (1.77%) SCOM
12 45 (1.69%) NetBackup
13 41 (1.54%) CFEngine
14 40 (1.50%) Zenoss
15 37 (1.39%) ITRS Geneos
16 33 (1.24%) Icinga
17 32 (1.20%) logstash
18 30 (1.13%) Graphite
19 27 (1.01%) WSUS
Vendors
1 801 (30.09%) Red Hat
2 576 (21.64%) VMware
3 497 (18.67%) Oracle
4 240 (9.02%) Cisco
5 188 (7.06%) Microsoft
6 149 (5.60%) HP
7 136 (5.11%) IBM
8 71 (2.67%) Sybase
9 66 (2.48%) NetApp
10 62 (2.33%) Bloomberg
11 60 (2.25%) Splunk
11 60 (2.25%) Citrix
12 58 (2.18%) F5
13 53 (1.99%) Percona
14 51 (1.92%) Reuters
15 41 (1.54%) Rackspace
16 39 (1.47%) Remedy
16 39 (1.47%) SaltStack
17 38 (1.43%) Google
18 37 (1.39%) Juniper
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
West London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 37,000 - 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 10% bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dundee, Angus
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £40k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum up to £40k plus bens
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £33000 - £52000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago