The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bash Shell
Rank 222 287 257
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -30
Permanent jobs citing Bash Shell 1445 995 1213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.24% 0.92% 1.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.41% 1.75% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1147 800 1026
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.24%
Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
60005 56979 63005
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.53% 52.56% 53.64%
Number of salaries quoted 50842 48864 55418
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +2.46%
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 £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 1 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 1 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 +52 1377 £47,500 -3.06% 154
London +39 822 £52,500 - 90
South East +88 215 £42,500 +13.33% 19
City of London +40 191 £52,500 -4.54% 36
Yorkshire +29 117 £40,000 +14.28% 15
East of England -21 99 £45,000 +8.43% 11
West Yorkshire +18 80 £42,500 - 6
Leeds +23 72 £42,500 - 5
East Sussex +27 69 £40,000 +45.45% 2
Brighton +26 68 £40,000 +45.45% 2
Berkshire +15 56 £45,000 +20.00% 9
Cambridgeshire -5 53 £45,000 - 7
South West +3 52 £37,500 +7.14% 13
Surrey +20 41 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Reading +4 32 £35,000 -6.66% 6
Hampshire +8 31 £42,500 +6.25% 2
York +20 28 £36,000 - 7
North Yorkshire +9 28 £36,000 - 8
Scotland 0 28 £37,500 -8.52% 5
Cambridge -29 28 £45,000 - 6
Gloucestershire +1 26 £37,500 +7.14% 4
West Midlands +21 25 £30,500 -12.85% 3
Hertfordshire -23 25 £52,500 +27.27% 3
Watford 0 24 £55,000 - 2
East Midlands -2 24 £40,000 +19.40% 4
Wales +6 21 £33,000 +1.53% 2
South Wales +5 18 £33,000 +1.53% 2
Peterborough +24 17 £45,000 - 2
Birmingham +27 16 £30,000 -20.00%
North West -3 16 £42,500 +11.84% 3

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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 2322 (85.18%) Linux
2 1511 (55.43%) Perl
3 1471 (53.96%) Python
4 988 (36.24%) UNIX
5 914 (33.53%) Java
6 879 (32.25%) Windows
7 856 (31.40%) MySQL
8 830 (30.45%) Red Hat
9 782 (28.69%) Puppet
10 696 (25.53%) Ruby
11 694 (25.46%) SQL
12 615 (22.56%) Apache
13 562 (20.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 555 (20.36%) PHP
15 504 (18.49%) Finance
15 504 (18.49%) DevOps
16 499 (18.31%) VMware
17 493 (18.09%) Opscode Chef
18 472 (17.31%) TCP/IP
19 443 (16.25%) Open Source
20 441 (16.18%) CentOS
21 432 (15.85%) Nagios
22 431 (15.81%) Oracle
23 410 (15.04%) DNS
24 407 (14.93%) Tomcat
25 398 (14.60%) Degree
26 351 (12.88%) VMware Infrastructure
27 341 (12.51%) Shell Script
28 331 (12.14%) Ubuntu
29 325 (11.92%) Cisco

Bash Shell
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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
1 615 (22.56%) Apache
2 407 (14.93%) Tomcat
3 220 (8.07%) IIS
4 177 (6.49%) nginx
5 105 (3.85%) Node.js
6 80 (2.93%) WebSphere
7 73 (2.68%) SharePoint
8 64 (2.35%) Apache Solr
9 58 (2.13%) MS Exchange
10 57 (2.09%) WebLogic
11 49 (1.80%) OpenStack
12 39 (1.43%) Jetty
13 38 (1.39%) WebSphere Application Server
14 34 (1.25%) Drupal
15 32 (1.17%) Confluence
15 32 (1.17%) Apache Pig
16 28 (1.03%) Moodle
17 27 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
18 25 (0.92%) MQSeries
19 23 (0.84%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 132 (4.84%) MS Excel
2 49 (1.80%) MS Office
3 17 (0.62%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.11%) Final Cut Pro
5 1 (0.037%) MS Project
5 1 (0.037%) Doxygen
5 1 (0.037%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 33 (1.21%) Dynamics GP
2 19 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 18 (0.66%) Magento
4 12 (0.44%) RMDS
5 10 (0.37%) SunGard APT
5 10 (0.37%) FastVal
6 9 (0.33%) Oracle CRM
7 6 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
7 6 (0.22%) SAP SRM
7 6 (0.22%) Tridion
8 5 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
9 3 (0.11%) Summit
10 2 (0.073%) ION MarketView
10 2 (0.073%) osCommerce
10 2 (0.073%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 250 (9.17%) Amazon AWS
2 117 (4.29%) Amazon EC2
3 88 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
4 85 (3.12%) SaaS
5 65 (2.38%) Amazon S3
6 30 (1.10%) Office 365
7 27 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
8 24 (0.88%) GitHub
9 20 (0.73%) Google Apps
10 17 (0.62%) Basecamp
11 16 (0.59%) Route 53
12 13 (0.48%) Amazon ELB
12 13 (0.48%) Amazon EMR
13 12 (0.44%) PaaS
13 12 (0.44%) ElastiCache
14 11 (0.40%) CloudFront
15 10 (0.37%) Rackspace Cloud
16 9 (0.33%) IaaS
17 2 (0.073%) Heroku
18 1 (0.037%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 472 (17.31%) TCP/IP
2 410 (15.04%) DNS
3 305 (11.19%) Firewall
4 278 (10.20%) Internet
5 275 (10.09%) SAN
6 266 (9.76%) HTTP
7 187 (6.86%) LDAP
8 143 (5.25%) SMTP
9 135 (4.95%) DHCP
10 117 (4.29%) SSH
11 116 (4.26%) NAS
12 111 (4.07%) FTP
13 108 (3.96%) BGP
14 105 (3.85%) VPN
15 82 (3.01%) OSPF
16 80 (2.93%) Cisco IOS
16 80 (2.93%) MPLS
17 77 (2.82%) SSL
18 71 (2.60%) SNMP
19 67 (2.46%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 856 (31.40%) MySQL
2 247 (9.06%) SQL Server
3 218 (8.00%) NoSQL
4 209 (7.67%) PostgreSQL
5 191 (7.01%) Hadoop
6 169 (6.20%) Big Data
7 146 (5.36%) Relational Database
8 139 (5.10%) MongoDB
9 123 (4.51%) Redis
10 116 (4.26%) Oracle Database
11 107 (3.93%) Data Warehouse
12 100 (3.67%) Apache Hive
13 96 (3.52%) DB2
14 90 (3.30%) RDBMS
15 71 (2.60%) Couchbase
16 58 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
17 53 (1.94%) HBase
18 48 (1.76%) Apache Cassandra
19 40 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 39 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 301 (11.04%) Git (software)
2 287 (10.53%) Jenkins
3 258 (9.46%) Subversion
4 184 (6.75%) JIRA
5 163 (5.98%) Hudson
6 152 (5.58%) Maven
7 123 (4.51%) Ant
8 103 (3.78%) JUnit
9 78 (2.86%) Eclipse
10 61 (2.24%) Selenium
11 45 (1.65%) GDB
12 44 (1.61%) Mercurial
13 34 (1.25%) GCC
14 27 (0.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 24 (0.88%) TeamCity
16 23 (0.84%) Metasploit
17 21 (0.77%) jMock
18 18 (0.66%) Cucumber
19 17 (0.62%) Emacs
19 17 (0.62%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 504 (18.49%) Finance
2 125 (4.59%) Telecoms
3 109 (4.00%) Games
4 96 (3.52%) Retail
5 95 (3.48%) Banking
6 78 (2.86%) Front Office
7 76 (2.79%) Marketing
8 72 (2.64%) Manufacturing
9 48 (1.76%) Advertising
10 43 (1.58%) Publishing
11 36 (1.32%) Back Office
12 31 (1.14%) Electronics
13 28 (1.03%) Investment Banking
14 27 (0.99%) Financial Institution
15 21 (0.77%) Online Betting
16 19 (0.70%) Law
17 7 (0.26%) Legal
18 6 (0.22%) Multimedia
19 5 (0.18%) Retail Banking
20 4 (0.15%) German Language
Job Titles
1 690 (25.31%) Administrator
2 576 (21.13%) Systems Administrator
3 509 (18.67%) Linux Administrator
4 502 (18.42%) Developer
5 401 (14.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 220 (8.07%) DevOps Engineer
6 220 (8.07%) Linux Engineer
7 210 (7.70%) Analyst
8 160 (5.87%) Java Developer
9 151 (5.54%) Systems Engineer
10 140 (5.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 122 (4.48%) Software Engineer
12 103 (3.78%) Support Engineer
13 100 (3.67%) Support Analyst
14 79 (2.90%) Applications Support
15 74 (2.71%) Lead Developer
16 68 (2.49%) Senior Developer
17 62 (2.27%) UNIX Engineer
17 62 (2.27%) Senior Systems Administrator
18 59 (2.16%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 262 (9.61%) Web Services
2 230 (8.44%) LAMP
3 211 (7.74%) HTML
4 156 (5.72%) XML
5 149 (5.47%) CSS
6 139 (5.10%) J2EE
7 92 (3.37%) Memcached
8 83 (3.04%) .NET
9 82 (3.01%) Spring
10 77 (2.82%) SOAP
11 73 (2.68%) MapReduce
12 60 (2.20%) Middleware
13 59 (2.16%) STL
14 58 (2.13%) jQuery
15 56 (2.05%) Hibernate
16 55 (2.02%) JDBC
17 54 (1.98%) Kafka
18 51 (1.87%) REST
19 49 (1.80%) JSP
20 47 (1.72%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 443 (16.25%) Open Source
2 225 (8.25%) Computer Science
3 157 (5.76%) Clustering
4 68 (2.49%) Mathematics
4 68 (2.49%) Enterprise Storage
5 65 (2.38%) Replication
6 62 (2.27%) Equities
7 54 (1.98%) Derivative
7 54 (1.98%) Hedge funds
8 48 (1.76%) Physics
9 46 (1.69%) Management Information System
10 35 (1.28%) Statistics
11 32 (1.17%) Digital Media
12 31 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
13 30 (1.10%) Social Media
14 29 (1.06%) Mobile App
14 29 (1.06%) Online Games
15 27 (0.99%) Fixed Income
16 21 (0.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 20 (0.73%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2322 (85.18%) Linux
2 988 (36.24%) UNIX
3 879 (32.25%) Windows
4 562 (20.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 441 (16.18%) CentOS
6 331 (12.14%) Ubuntu
7 243 (8.91%) Solaris
8 242 (8.88%) Debian
9 136 (4.99%) Windows Server 2008
10 77 (2.82%) AIX
11 72 (2.64%) Android
12 67 (2.46%) SUSE
13 59 (2.16%) Windows Server 2012
14 58 (2.13%) Apple iOS
14 58 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
15 51 (1.87%) Mac OS X
16 44 (1.61%) Fedora
17 33 (1.21%) Windows 7
18 31 (1.14%) Mac OS
19 23 (0.84%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 504 (18.49%) DevOps
2 315 (11.56%) Configuration Management
3 291 (10.67%) Continuous Integration
4 290 (10.64%) E-Commerce
5 271 (9.94%) Agile Software Development
6 248 (9.10%) Load Balancing
7 223 (8.18%) Performance Tuning
8 220 (8.07%) ITIL
9 216 (7.92%) Software Engineering
10 189 (6.93%) TDD
11 186 (6.82%) Scrum
12 142 (5.21%) Multithreading
13 130 (4.77%) Project Management
14 123 (4.51%) OO
15 86 (3.15%) Service Delivery
16 83 (3.04%) Low Latency
17 82 (3.01%) Unit Testing
18 79 (2.90%) Analytics
19 70 (2.57%) Problem Management
20 69 (2.53%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1511 (55.43%) Perl
2 1471 (53.96%) Python
3 914 (33.53%) Java
4 696 (25.53%) Ruby
5 694 (25.46%) SQL
6 555 (20.36%) PHP
7 341 (12.51%) Shell Script
8 300 (11.01%) JavaScript
9 273 (10.01%) C++
10 256 (9.39%) PowerShell
11 195 (7.15%) C
12 186 (6.82%) Korn
13 173 (6.35%) C#
14 105 (3.85%) AWK
15 61 (2.24%) Scala
16 54 (1.98%) Groovy
17 53 (1.94%) sed
17 53 (1.94%) VBA
18 51 (1.87%) PL/SQL
19 39 (1.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 398 (14.60%) Degree
2 112 (4.11%) Security Cleared
3 97 (3.56%) Cisco Certification
4 85 (3.12%) SC Cleared
5 64 (2.35%) CCNA
6 48 (1.76%) RHCE
7 41 (1.50%) CISSP
8 31 (1.14%) CCNP
9 27 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
10 25 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
11 21 (0.77%) PhD
11 21 (0.77%) MCSA
12 15 (0.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 14 (0.51%) DV Cleared
13 14 (0.51%) CCSE
13 14 (0.51%) HND
14 12 (0.44%) LPIC
14 12 (0.44%) JNCIA
14 12 (0.44%) Linux+ Certification
15 10 (0.37%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 143 (5.25%) QA
2 118 (4.33%) PCI DSS
3 72 (2.64%) SLA
4 14 (0.51%) HIPAA
4 14 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 13 (0.48%) ISO 9001
6 9 (0.33%) JTAG
7 8 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.037%) COBIT
8 1 (0.037%) WAI
System Software
1 351 (12.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 200 (7.34%) Active Directory
3 128 (4.70%) KVM
4 120 (4.40%) Xen
5 116 (4.26%) NFS
6 101 (3.71%) VMware ESXi
7 78 (2.86%) vSphere
8 64 (2.35%) Postfix
9 53 (1.94%) Varnish
10 52 (1.91%) Samba
11 49 (1.80%) Snort
12 39 (1.43%) Oracle RMAN
13 36 (1.32%) Hyper-V
14 35 (1.28%) Squid
15 30 (1.10%) Nmap
15 30 (1.10%) Oracle RAC
16 27 (0.99%) Sendmail
17 26 (0.95%) XenServer
18 19 (0.70%) Forefront TMG
18 19 (0.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 782 (28.69%) Puppet
2 493 (18.09%) Opscode Chef
3 432 (15.85%) Nagios
4 151 (5.54%) ZABBIX
5 114 (4.18%) Salt
6 110 (4.04%) Cacti
7 92 (3.37%) Ansible
8 76 (2.79%) CFEngine
9 70 (2.57%) Vagrant
10 58 (2.13%) Opsview
11 42 (1.54%) SCOM
12 40 (1.47%) Backup Exec
13 38 (1.39%) OpenView
14 35 (1.28%) NetBackup
15 34 (1.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 33 (1.21%) WSUS
17 32 (1.17%) Zenoss
18 28 (1.03%) Data Guard
19 27 (0.99%) Ganglia
20 26 (0.95%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 830 (30.45%) Red Hat
2 499 (18.31%) VMware
3 431 (15.81%) Oracle
4 325 (11.92%) Cisco
5 225 (8.25%) Microsoft
6 140 (5.14%) HP
7 138 (5.06%) JBoss
8 98 (3.60%) IBM
9 84 (3.08%) Juniper
10 83 (3.04%) Citrix
11 79 (2.90%) NetApp
12 58 (2.13%) EMC
13 57 (2.09%) Sybase
14 54 (1.98%) Google
14 54 (1.98%) Rackspace
15 53 (1.94%) F5
16 45 (1.65%) Bloomberg
17 42 (1.54%) Dell
18 39 (1.43%) Sun
19 36 (1.32%) SAP
London
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Head Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 to £75000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £62000 per annum + including benefits, 28 days hols
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60 - £80 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Change Recruitment Group
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Limitless Internet Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + experience dependent
Posted: Yesterday
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic + Benefits + Prospects
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + 9% Pension, Healthcare, Life Insur
Posted: Yesterday