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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bash Shell
Rank 217 276 279
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +3
Permanent jobs citing Bash Shell 1543 1218 1071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.39% 1.03% 0.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.73% 1.95% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1305 960 861
Average salary £50,000 £46,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.75%

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
56578 62406 58951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.01% 52.56% 53.35%
Number of salaries quoted 48099 52693 50617
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +50 1478 £52,500 +10.52% 175
London +71 864 £57,500 +9.52% 93
South East -2 209 £45,000 +11.80% 35
City of London +77 195 £55,000 +4.76% 28
East of England +49 122 £46,250 -11.90% 16
South West +21 118 £42,500 +13.33% 8
Yorkshire +28 104 £40,000 +23.07% 11
Cambridgeshire +44 75 £47,500 +5.55% 11
West Yorkshire +26 69 £42,500 +21.42% 7
Leeds +32 64 £42,500 +21.42% 6
Cambridge +33 62 £45,000 -3.74% 8
Berkshire -31 58 £57,500 +64.28% 9
Bristol +10 50 £50,000 +33.33% 4
Hampshire +5 43 £45,000 - 9
North West +17 30 £26,500 -18.46% 7
Surrey -3 30 £42,250 +5.62% 5
Hertfordshire -6 29 £45,000 -18.91% 2
Gloucestershire -2 28 £46,500 +21.56% 1
Oxfordshire +28 26 £37,500 -9.09% 5
Reading -20 26 £63,750 +82.14% 5
Wales +12 22 £37,000 +15.62% 3
South Wales +9 22 £37,000 +15.62% 3
Dorset -2 22 £37,500 +36.36% 1
Gloucester -4 22 £44,750 +16.99%
West Sussex +25 20 £37,500 -6.25%
Scotland +24 20 £30,000 -7.69% 4
Manchester +14 20 £26,500 -18.46% 5
Bournemouth - 18 £38,750 - 1
Buckinghamshire +10 17 £41,250 +11.48% 2
York +10 17 £26,500 -42.39% 1

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 2288 (82.10%) Linux
2 1490 (53.46%) Python
3 1444 (51.81%) Perl
4 977 (35.06%) Puppet
5 904 (32.44%) Java
6 843 (30.25%) MySQL
7 834 (29.92%) Red Hat
8 820 (29.42%) Windows
9 791 (28.38%) UNIX
10 765 (27.45%) DevOps
11 721 (25.87%) PHP
12 717 (25.73%) SQL
13 716 (25.69%) Agile Software Development
14 684 (24.54%) Apache
15 680 (24.40%) Opscode Chef
16 646 (23.18%) Ruby
17 624 (22.39%) Amazon AWS
18 614 (22.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 594 (21.31%) VMware
20 562 (20.17%) Finance
21 519 (18.62%) Jenkins
22 517 (18.55%) CentOS
23 507 (18.19%) Oracle
24 483 (17.33%) Continuous Integration
25 460 (16.51%) Git (software)
26 453 (16.25%) Nagios
27 444 (15.93%) Configuration Management
28 398 (14.28%) Tomcat
29 388 (13.92%) Ubuntu
30 386 (13.85%) JavaScript

Bash Shell
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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
1 684 (24.54%) Apache
2 398 (14.28%) Tomcat
3 270 (9.69%) nginx
4 161 (5.78%) IIS
5 139 (4.99%) JBoss
6 105 (3.77%) Node.js
6 105 (3.77%) OpenStack
7 74 (2.66%) WebLogic
8 72 (2.58%) WebSphere
9 69 (2.48%) Confluence
10 64 (2.30%) Apache Pig
11 59 (2.12%) Elasticsearch
12 45 (1.61%) GlassFish
13 42 (1.51%) SharePoint
14 40 (1.44%) Apache Spark
15 39 (1.40%) MS Exchange
16 35 (1.26%) Drupal
16 35 (1.26%) IBM HTTP Server
17 34 (1.22%) WebSphere Application Server
18 31 (1.11%) CMS
Applications
1 83 (2.98%) MS Excel
2 44 (1.58%) MS Office
3 7 (0.25%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.22%) SPSS
5 5 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.14%) Fireworks
7 3 (0.11%) Abaqus
8 2 (0.072%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.072%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.036%) MS Project
9 1 (0.036%) CorelDRAW
9 1 (0.036%) Mathematica
9 1 (0.036%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.036%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.036%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.036%) Mingle
9 1 (0.036%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 33 (1.18%) Dynamics GP
2 18 (0.65%) Oracle General Ledger
3 13 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 11 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
5 9 (0.32%) RMDS
6 7 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
7 4 (0.14%) Magento
8 2 (0.072%) Oracle iProcurement
8 2 (0.072%) Documaker
8 2 (0.072%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.072%) Cordys
8 2 (0.072%) SAP SRM
8 2 (0.072%) RiskWrite
8 2 (0.072%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (0.072%) Oracle Assets
8 2 (0.072%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 2 (0.072%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 2 (0.072%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 2 (0.072%) Oracle FAH
8 2 (0.072%) Hyperion Enterprise
Cloud Services
1 624 (22.39%) Amazon AWS
2 168 (6.03%) Amazon EC2
3 108 (3.88%) Amazon S3
4 84 (3.01%) AWS CloudFormation
5 70 (2.51%) Microsoft Azure
6 59 (2.12%) Cloud Computing
6 59 (2.12%) PaaS
7 47 (1.69%) Amazon EMR
8 45 (1.61%) IaaS
9 44 (1.58%) SaaS
10 37 (1.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 34 (1.22%) Route 53
12 29 (1.04%) GitHub
13 25 (0.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 24 (0.86%) Google Cloud Platform
15 22 (0.79%) Office 365
16 15 (0.54%) Amazon ELB
17 14 (0.50%) IBM SmartCloud
17 14 (0.50%) Amazon Glacier
17 14 (0.50%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 386 (13.85%) TCP/IP
2 374 (13.42%) DNS
3 361 (12.95%) Firewall
4 253 (9.08%) HTTP
5 247 (8.86%) SAN
6 220 (7.89%) Internet
7 184 (6.60%) VPN
8 152 (5.45%) LDAP
9 136 (4.88%) WAN
10 131 (4.70%) DHCP
11 119 (4.27%) FTP
12 115 (4.13%) LAN
13 84 (3.01%) Network Security
14 78 (2.80%) VLAN
15 75 (2.69%) SSH
16 74 (2.66%) IPsec
17 70 (2.51%) VoIP
18 69 (2.48%) SSL
19 62 (2.22%) SMTP
20 57 (2.05%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 843 (30.25%) MySQL
2 272 (9.76%) SQL Server
3 257 (9.22%) PostgreSQL
4 234 (8.40%) NoSQL
5 220 (7.89%) MongoDB
6 189 (6.78%) Relational Database
7 123 (4.41%) Hadoop
8 108 (3.88%) RDBMS
9 104 (3.73%) Big Data
10 82 (2.94%) Oracle Database
11 78 (2.80%) Apache Hive
12 67 (2.40%) Redis
13 66 (2.37%) Apache Cassandra
14 61 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 59 (2.12%) Amazon RDS
15 59 (2.12%) Impala
16 57 (2.05%) DB2
17 54 (1.94%) HBase
18 53 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
19 50 (1.79%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 519 (18.62%) Jenkins
2 460 (16.51%) Git (software)
3 242 (8.68%) Subversion
4 217 (7.79%) Maven
5 205 (7.36%) JIRA
6 134 (4.81%) Hudson
7 115 (4.13%) JUnit
8 95 (3.41%) Ant
9 57 (2.05%) TeamCity
10 54 (1.94%) Selenium
10 54 (1.94%) Mercurial
11 45 (1.61%) Eclipse
12 37 (1.33%) Mockito
13 35 (1.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 34 (1.22%) Yeoman
15 32 (1.15%) Cucumber
16 23 (0.83%) Visual Studio
17 21 (0.75%) JMeter
18 20 (0.72%) PHPUnit
19 18 (0.65%) WebDriver
General
1 562 (20.17%) Finance
2 180 (6.46%) Banking
3 134 (4.81%) Telecoms
4 127 (4.56%) Retail
5 117 (4.20%) Games
6 54 (1.94%) Investment Banking
7 51 (1.83%) Marketing
8 35 (1.26%) Back Office
9 34 (1.22%) Publishing
10 33 (1.18%) Electronics
11 31 (1.11%) Financial Institution
11 31 (1.11%) Advertising
12 27 (0.97%) Front Office
13 23 (0.83%) Manufacturing
14 17 (0.61%) Multimedia
15 15 (0.54%) Law
16 12 (0.43%) Online Betting
16 12 (0.43%) iGaming
17 10 (0.36%) Legal
17 10 (0.36%) Billing
Job Titles
1 646 (23.18%) Administrator
2 599 (21.49%) Systems Administrator
3 507 (18.19%) Developer
4 451 (16.18%) DevOps Engineer
5 422 (15.14%) Linux Administrator
6 373 (13.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 201 (7.21%) Analyst
8 199 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
9 159 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
10 145 (5.20%) Java Developer
11 136 (4.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 111 (3.98%) Applications Support
13 97 (3.48%) Support Analyst
14 96 (3.44%) Software Engineer
15 95 (3.41%) Senior DevOps Engineer
16 90 (3.23%) Support Engineer
17 77 (2.76%) Senior Developer
18 76 (2.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 75 (2.69%) Consultant
19 75 (2.69%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 348 (12.49%) Web Services
2 279 (10.01%) HTML
3 219 (7.86%) LAMP
4 209 (7.50%) CSS
5 167 (5.99%) .NET
6 161 (5.78%) XML
7 114 (4.09%) Spring
7 114 (4.09%) jQuery
8 106 (3.80%) RESTful
9 91 (3.27%) Middleware
10 89 (3.19%) REST
11 85 (3.05%) RabbitMQ
12 81 (2.91%) J2EE
13 68 (2.44%) SOAP
14 65 (2.33%) FIX Protocol
15 64 (2.30%) HTML5
16 57 (2.05%) JSON
17 50 (1.79%) STL
18 46 (1.65%) Hibernate
18 46 (1.65%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 264 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
2 215 (7.71%) Open Source
3 179 (6.42%) Computer Science
4 91 (3.27%) Clustering
5 81 (2.91%) Replication
6 57 (2.05%) Derivative
7 55 (1.97%) Client/Server
8 51 (1.83%) Hedge funds
9 50 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 48 (1.72%) Visualisation
11 42 (1.51%) Management Information System
12 39 (1.40%) Mobile App
13 38 (1.36%) Wiki
14 36 (1.29%) Fixed Income
15 32 (1.15%) User Experience
16 30 (1.08%) Equities
17 28 (1.00%) Mathematics
18 27 (0.97%) Online Games
19 26 (0.93%) Streaming Video
20 24 (0.86%) Eurex
Operating Systems
1 2288 (82.10%) Linux
2 820 (29.42%) Windows
3 791 (28.38%) UNIX
4 614 (22.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 517 (18.55%) CentOS
6 388 (13.92%) Ubuntu
7 208 (7.46%) Debian
8 181 (6.49%) Solaris
9 124 (4.45%) Windows Server 2008
10 77 (2.76%) Windows Server 2003
11 69 (2.48%) Fedora
12 68 (2.44%) AIX
13 64 (2.30%) Android
14 59 (2.12%) Windows Server 2012
15 52 (1.87%) SUSE
16 40 (1.44%) Apple iOS
17 26 (0.93%) Mac OS X
18 25 (0.90%) Oracle Linux
19 21 (0.75%) Windows 7
20 15 (0.54%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 765 (27.45%) DevOps
2 716 (25.69%) Agile Software Development
3 483 (17.33%) Continuous Integration
4 444 (15.93%) Configuration Management
5 259 (9.29%) E-Commerce
6 224 (8.04%) TDD
7 200 (7.18%) ITIL
8 187 (6.71%) Load Balancing
9 185 (6.64%) Scrum
10 176 (6.32%) Software Engineering
11 167 (5.99%) Performance Tuning
12 150 (5.38%) OO
13 142 (5.10%) Mentoring
13 142 (5.10%) Continuous Delivery
14 123 (4.41%) Multithreading
15 120 (4.31%) Project Management
16 113 (4.05%) Release Management
16 113 (4.05%) BDD
17 110 (3.95%) Unit Testing
18 90 (3.23%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1490 (53.46%) Python
2 1444 (51.81%) Perl
3 904 (32.44%) Java
4 721 (25.87%) PHP
5 717 (25.73%) SQL
6 646 (23.18%) Ruby
7 386 (13.85%) JavaScript
8 370 (13.28%) Shell Script
9 306 (10.98%) C++
10 282 (10.12%) PowerShell
11 223 (8.00%) Korn
12 217 (7.79%) C
13 149 (5.35%) C#
14 82 (2.94%) AWK
15 73 (2.62%) Scala
16 67 (2.40%) Bourne shell
17 65 (2.33%) PL/SQL
18 40 (1.44%) VBA
19 36 (1.29%) PHP5
20 35 (1.26%) sed
Qualifications
1 336 (12.06%) Degree
2 149 (5.35%) Security Cleared
3 88 (3.16%) Cisco Certification
4 75 (2.69%) RHCE
5 70 (2.51%) DV Cleared
6 65 (2.33%) SC Cleared
7 46 (1.65%) CCNA
8 34 (1.22%) RHCSA
9 31 (1.11%) CCNP
9 31 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
10 25 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 23 (0.83%) CISSP
12 22 (0.79%) LPIC
13 20 (0.72%) CISM
14 18 (0.65%) CCIE
15 13 (0.47%) ISEB
15 13 (0.47%) MBA
15 13 (0.47%) CISA
16 10 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
16 10 (0.36%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 135 (4.84%) QA
2 61 (2.19%) SLA
3 37 (1.33%) PCI DSS
4 13 (0.47%) HIPAA
5 12 (0.43%) ISO 9001
6 8 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (0.25%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.14%) JTAG
9 3 (0.11%) WAI
10 2 (0.072%) COBIT
10 2 (0.072%) FISMA
11 1 (0.036%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 378 (13.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 158 (5.67%) Active Directory
3 97 (3.48%) NFS
4 95 (3.41%) vSphere
4 95 (3.41%) Docker
5 83 (2.98%) Varnish
6 79 (2.83%) KVM
7 65 (2.33%) VirtualBox
7 65 (2.33%) Xen
8 59 (2.12%) XenServer
9 54 (1.94%) iptables
10 52 (1.87%) Postfix
11 51 (1.83%) Samba
12 50 (1.79%) Oracle RAC
13 38 (1.36%) HDFS
14 33 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
15 30 (1.08%) VMware ESX
16 26 (0.93%) Hyper-V
17 25 (0.90%) vCloud
18 23 (0.83%) Squid
Systems Management
1 977 (35.06%) Puppet
2 680 (24.40%) Opscode Chef
3 453 (16.25%) Nagios
4 234 (8.40%) Ansible
5 143 (5.13%) ZABBIX
6 142 (5.10%) Salt
7 83 (2.98%) Cacti
8 77 (2.76%) Vagrant
9 61 (2.19%) Zenoss
10 60 (2.15%) Cobbler
11 57 (2.05%) OpenView
12 45 (1.61%) logstash
13 38 (1.36%) SELinux
13 38 (1.36%) Tivoli
13 38 (1.36%) SCOM
14 37 (1.33%) NetBackup
15 33 (1.18%) Icinga
16 31 (1.11%) CFEngine
17 29 (1.04%) yum
17 29 (1.04%) Graphite
Vendors
1 834 (29.92%) Red Hat
2 594 (21.31%) VMware
3 507 (18.19%) Oracle
4 241 (8.65%) Cisco
5 181 (6.49%) Microsoft
6 158 (5.67%) HP
7 84 (3.01%) IBM
8 75 (2.69%) Splunk
9 71 (2.55%) NetApp
10 63 (2.26%) Google
11 62 (2.22%) Rackspace
12 59 (2.12%) Sybase
13 58 (2.08%) Citrix
14 46 (1.65%) F5
15 45 (1.61%) hybris
15 45 (1.61%) Juniper
16 43 (1.54%) Percona
16 43 (1.54%) SaltStack
17 36 (1.29%) Remedy
18 34 (1.22%) Sun
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
JPS Selection
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
North West London
Arrows Group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: circa. 30-40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-45k
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-45k + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 10% bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45000 - 48000 + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 3 hours ago
Theale, Berkshire
NST Recruitment Limited
Salary: £35k + £7k shift allowance
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hampshire
ISL (Incite Solutions Ltd)
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Vertex I.T. Solutions Ltd
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hampshire
Spencer Rose Ltd
Salary: Bonus + On Call + Overtime
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: + benefits package.
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £40k - 60k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits BUPA pension 25 days GYM
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excelent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
IT Rockstars Recruitment
Salary: Compelling salary + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 2 days ago