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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bash Shell
Rank 232 300 265
Rank change year-on-year
+68 -35
Permanent jobs citing Bash Shell 1431 948 1225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.25% 0.89% 1.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.46% 1.68% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1131 781 1084
Average salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.39% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%

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
58102 56474 62168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.75% 52.93% 53.65%
Number of salaries quoted 48669 48759 54500
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +74 1366 £50,000 +5.26% 149
London +31 809 £55,000 +4.76% 76
South East +92 231 £42,000 +18.30% 25
City of London +42 190 £57,500 +9.52% 27
Yorkshire +30 116 £40,000 - 19
West Yorkshire +41 94 £40,000 - 11
East of England -7 93 £45,000 +12.50% 10
Leeds +47 90 £40,000 - 11
East Sussex +34 69 £39,000 +41.81% 1
Brighton +30 67 £39,000 +41.81% 1
Berkshire +18 56 £46,250 +25.00% 8
South West +5 46 £37,500 +7.14% 16
Surrey +22 43 £40,000 - 11
Cambridgeshire +7 43 £45,000 +7.14% 7
Reading +17 35 £33,000 -5.71% 3
Scotland +3 32 £40,000 - 2
Cambridge -9 32 £50,000 +19.04% 6
West Midlands -3 29 £31,500 -3.81% 1
Hampshire -5 27 £45,000 +15.38% 2
East Midlands +22 24 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Hertfordshire -11 24 £53,750 +37.82%
Watford +4 22 £55,000 +54.92%
Wales +11 19 £34,000 +7.08% 3
Oxfordshire - 17 £50,000 - 2
South Wales +19 16 £34,000 +4.61% 3
York +13 16 £31,000 - 5
Edinburgh -2 16 £35,000 -12.50%
North Yorkshire -7 16 £31,000 - 5
Bristol - 16 £40,000 - 8
Birmingham +2 14 £30,500 -35.78%

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 2454 (84.91%) Linux
2 1638 (56.68%) Perl
3 1574 (54.46%) Python
4 1020 (35.29%) UNIX
5 995 (34.43%) Windows
6 952 (32.94%) Java
7 930 (32.18%) MySQL
8 921 (31.87%) Puppet
9 884 (30.59%) Red Hat
10 759 (26.26%) Ruby
11 716 (24.78%) SQL
12 622 (21.52%) Apache
13 614 (21.25%) Agile Software Development
14 598 (20.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 595 (20.59%) PHP
16 574 (19.86%) DevOps
17 560 (19.38%) Opscode Chef
18 553 (19.13%) VMware
19 542 (18.75%) Finance
20 501 (17.34%) Nagios
21 499 (17.27%) TCP/IP
22 478 (16.54%) CentOS
23 458 (15.85%) DNS
24 438 (15.16%) Open Source
25 430 (14.88%) Oracle
26 415 (14.36%) VMware Infrastructure
27 407 (14.08%) Degree
28 397 (13.74%) Tomcat
29 370 (12.80%) Configuration Management
30 357 (12.35%) Ubuntu

Bash Shell
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 622 (21.52%) Apache
2 397 (13.74%) Tomcat
3 225 (7.79%) nginx
4 221 (7.65%) IIS
5 122 (4.22%) Node.js
6 107 (3.70%) WebSphere
7 64 (2.21%) SharePoint
8 63 (2.18%) MS Exchange
9 62 (2.15%) OpenStack
10 61 (2.11%) WebLogic
11 59 (2.04%) Apache Solr
12 53 (1.83%) WebSphere Application Server
13 47 (1.63%) IBM HTTP Server
14 41 (1.42%) Confluence
15 38 (1.31%) MQSeries
16 31 (1.07%) Elasticsearch
17 27 (0.93%) Drupal
18 24 (0.83%) Jetty
18 24 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
19 21 (0.73%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 131 (4.53%) MS Excel
2 41 (1.42%) MS Office
3 9 (0.31%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.10%) Final Cut Pro
5 1 (0.035%) MS Project
5 1 (0.035%) SPSS
5 1 (0.035%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.035%) Maya
5 1 (0.035%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.035%) Doxygen
5 1 (0.035%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 39 (1.35%) Dynamics GP
2 24 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 17 (0.59%) RMDS
4 16 (0.55%) Magento
5 7 (0.24%) Oracle CRM
6 6 (0.21%) Tridion
7 4 (0.14%) RiskWrite
8 3 (0.10%) SunGard APT
8 3 (0.10%) FastVal
8 3 (0.10%) SAP SRM
9 2 (0.069%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.069%) osCommerce
9 2 (0.069%) ION MarketView
9 2 (0.069%) CSG Singleview
10 1 (0.035%) Summit
10 1 (0.035%) Oracle 11i
10 1 (0.035%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 283 (9.79%) Amazon AWS
2 95 (3.29%) Amazon EC2
3 80 (2.77%) Cloud Computing
4 78 (2.70%) SaaS
5 48 (1.66%) Amazon S3
6 36 (1.25%) GitHub
7 31 (1.07%) Office 365
8 25 (0.87%) PaaS
9 21 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
10 20 (0.69%) Basecamp
11 18 (0.62%) Google Apps
12 15 (0.52%) Route 53
13 13 (0.45%) Rackspace Cloud
13 13 (0.45%) IaaS
14 11 (0.38%) CloudFront
14 11 (0.38%) Amazon ELB
14 11 (0.38%) ElastiCache
14 11 (0.38%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 6 (0.21%) Amazon EMR
16 4 (0.14%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 499 (17.27%) TCP/IP
2 458 (15.85%) DNS
3 282 (9.76%) HTTP
4 281 (9.72%) Firewall
5 250 (8.65%) Internet
6 239 (8.27%) SAN
7 203 (7.02%) LDAP
8 159 (5.50%) SMTP
9 151 (5.22%) FTP
10 150 (5.19%) DHCP
11 128 (4.43%) BGP
11 128 (4.43%) SSH
12 105 (3.63%) OSPF
13 101 (3.49%) Cisco IOS
14 100 (3.46%) VPN
15 96 (3.32%) MPLS
16 89 (3.08%) NAS
17 87 (3.01%) EIGRP
18 84 (2.91%) WAN
19 81 (2.80%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 930 (32.18%) MySQL
2 255 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 255 (8.82%) PostgreSQL
3 184 (6.37%) NoSQL
4 180 (6.23%) Hadoop
5 155 (5.36%) Big Data
6 152 (5.26%) Relational Database
7 135 (4.67%) MongoDB
8 128 (4.43%) DB2
9 117 (4.05%) Oracle Database
10 112 (3.88%) Redis
11 102 (3.53%) RDBMS
12 93 (3.22%) Data Warehouse
13 80 (2.77%) Apache Hive
14 62 (2.15%) Couchbase
15 59 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
16 51 (1.76%) HBase
17 47 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 45 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 40 (1.38%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 346 (11.97%) Git (software)
2 339 (11.73%) Jenkins
3 291 (10.07%) Subversion
4 213 (7.37%) JIRA
5 171 (5.92%) Hudson
6 154 (5.33%) Maven
7 121 (4.19%) Ant
8 103 (3.56%) JUnit
9 77 (2.66%) Eclipse
10 69 (2.39%) Selenium
11 49 (1.70%) GDB
12 41 (1.42%) GCC
13 35 (1.21%) Mercurial
14 30 (1.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 23 (0.80%) Cucumber
16 22 (0.76%) PHPUnit
17 21 (0.73%) TeamCity
18 20 (0.69%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
19 18 (0.62%) Metasploit
20 15 (0.52%) SoapUI
General
1 542 (18.75%) Finance
2 119 (4.12%) Telecoms
2 119 (4.12%) Games
3 115 (3.98%) Banking
4 92 (3.18%) Marketing
5 91 (3.15%) Front Office
6 86 (2.98%) Retail
7 84 (2.91%) Manufacturing
8 55 (1.90%) Advertising
9 42 (1.45%) Investment Banking
10 40 (1.38%) Financial Institution
11 37 (1.28%) Electronics
12 36 (1.25%) Publishing
13 32 (1.11%) Back Office
14 23 (0.80%) Law
15 14 (0.48%) Legal
16 10 (0.35%) Online Betting
17 7 (0.24%) Multimedia
18 6 (0.21%) German Language
19 4 (0.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 708 (24.50%) Administrator
2 607 (21.00%) Systems Administrator
3 522 (18.06%) Linux Administrator
4 508 (17.58%) Developer
5 399 (13.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 272 (9.41%) DevOps Engineer
7 231 (7.99%) Analyst
8 227 (7.85%) Linux Engineer
9 175 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
10 160 (5.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 155 (5.36%) Java Developer
12 141 (4.88%) Software Engineer
13 118 (4.08%) Support Analyst
14 106 (3.67%) Support Engineer
15 101 (3.49%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 92 (3.18%) Applications Support
17 78 (2.70%) Senior Systems Administrator
18 74 (2.56%) Lead Developer
19 70 (2.42%) Senior Developer
20 67 (2.32%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 289 (10.00%) LAMP
2 266 (9.20%) Web Services
3 209 (7.23%) HTML
4 154 (5.33%) CSS
5 152 (5.26%) XML
6 126 (4.36%) J2EE
7 89 (3.08%) Memcached
8 73 (2.53%) .NET
9 72 (2.49%) SOAP
10 69 (2.39%) JDBC
11 67 (2.32%) Middleware
12 66 (2.28%) STL
13 59 (2.04%) Spring
14 58 (2.01%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 56 (1.94%) jQuery
16 54 (1.87%) Hibernate
16 54 (1.87%) REST
17 53 (1.83%) Java EE
18 52 (1.80%) JMX
19 50 (1.73%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 438 (15.16%) Open Source
2 216 (7.47%) Computer Science
3 166 (5.74%) Clustering
4 97 (3.36%) Analytical Skills
5 81 (2.80%) Equities
6 76 (2.63%) Hedge funds
7 67 (2.32%) Mathematics
8 60 (2.08%) Replication
9 56 (1.94%) Enterprise Storage
10 54 (1.87%) Derivative
11 53 (1.83%) Management Information System
12 42 (1.45%) Physics
13 37 (1.28%) Fixed Income
14 36 (1.25%) Mobile App
15 32 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
16 30 (1.04%) DTV
17 28 (0.97%) Digital Media
18 27 (0.93%) Statistics
19 24 (0.83%) Social Media
19 24 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2454 (84.91%) Linux
2 1020 (35.29%) UNIX
3 995 (34.43%) Windows
4 598 (20.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 478 (16.54%) CentOS
6 357 (12.35%) Ubuntu
7 238 (8.24%) Solaris
8 234 (8.10%) Debian
9 133 (4.60%) Windows Server 2008
10 77 (2.66%) AIX
11 72 (2.49%) SUSE
12 68 (2.35%) Android
13 65 (2.25%) Windows Server 2012
14 59 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
15 55 (1.90%) Mac OS X
16 50 (1.73%) Apple iOS
17 44 (1.52%) Windows 7
18 42 (1.45%) Fedora
19 31 (1.07%) Mac OS
20 20 (0.69%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 614 (21.25%) Agile Software Development
2 574 (19.86%) DevOps
3 370 (12.80%) Configuration Management
4 320 (11.07%) E-Commerce
5 312 (10.80%) Continuous Integration
6 237 (8.20%) Software Engineering
6 237 (8.20%) Load Balancing
7 224 (7.75%) ITIL
7 224 (7.75%) Performance Tuning
8 184 (6.37%) Scrum
9 177 (6.12%) TDD
10 152 (5.26%) Project Management
11 142 (4.91%) Multithreading
12 137 (4.74%) OO
13 91 (3.15%) Service Delivery
14 75 (2.60%) Unit Testing
15 72 (2.49%) OOP
16 71 (2.46%) Low Latency
16 71 (2.46%) Analytics
17 68 (2.35%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 1638 (56.68%) Perl
2 1574 (54.46%) Python
3 952 (32.94%) Java
4 759 (26.26%) Ruby
5 716 (24.78%) SQL
6 595 (20.59%) PHP
7 341 (11.80%) Shell Script
8 322 (11.14%) JavaScript
9 314 (10.87%) C++
10 287 (9.93%) PowerShell
11 208 (7.20%) C
12 195 (6.75%) Korn
13 170 (5.88%) C#
14 109 (3.77%) AWK
15 83 (2.87%) Scala
16 59 (2.04%) sed
17 54 (1.87%) Groovy
18 53 (1.83%) VBA
19 37 (1.28%) VBScript
20 35 (1.21%) Lua
Qualifications
1 407 (14.08%) Degree
2 109 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
3 105 (3.63%) Security Cleared
4 73 (2.53%) SC Cleared
5 72 (2.49%) CCNA
6 54 (1.87%) RHCE
7 43 (1.49%) CCNP
8 38 (1.31%) CISSP
9 24 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 21 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
11 19 (0.66%) PhD
12 18 (0.62%) Linux+ Certification
12 18 (0.62%) LPIC
13 16 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
14 15 (0.52%) DV Cleared
15 14 (0.48%) HND
16 13 (0.45%) CCSE
17 12 (0.42%) MCSA
18 9 (0.31%) JNCIA
19 7 (0.24%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 127 (4.39%) PCI DSS
2 116 (4.01%) QA
3 67 (2.32%) SLA
4 14 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 12 (0.42%) ISO 9001
6 10 (0.35%) HIPAA
7 9 (0.31%) JTAG
8 4 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.035%) WAI
9 1 (0.035%) COBIT
System Software
1 415 (14.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 187 (6.47%) Active Directory
3 156 (5.40%) Xen
4 151 (5.22%) KVM
5 130 (4.50%) NFS
6 115 (3.98%) VMware ESXi
7 75 (2.60%) Postfix
7 75 (2.60%) vSphere
8 62 (2.15%) Snort
9 61 (2.11%) Samba
9 61 (2.11%) Varnish
10 38 (1.31%) Hyper-V
11 35 (1.21%) Sendmail
12 34 (1.18%) Squid
13 31 (1.07%) XenServer
14 26 (0.90%) Oracle RMAN
15 25 (0.87%) Nmap
16 24 (0.83%) Oracle RAC
17 20 (0.69%) VMware ESX
18 17 (0.59%) Docker
Systems Management
1 921 (31.87%) Puppet
2 560 (19.38%) Opscode Chef
3 501 (17.34%) Nagios
4 160 (5.54%) ZABBIX
5 157 (5.43%) Cacti
6 140 (4.84%) Salt
7 114 (3.94%) Ansible
8 85 (2.94%) CFEngine
9 67 (2.32%) Vagrant
10 61 (2.11%) Opsview
11 44 (1.52%) SCOM
12 40 (1.38%) OpenView
13 37 (1.28%) Tivoli
14 35 (1.21%) Zenoss
15 29 (1.00%) Ganglia
16 26 (0.90%) Munin
17 25 (0.87%) Tivoli Storage Manager
18 24 (0.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
18 24 (0.83%) NetBackup
18 24 (0.83%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 884 (30.59%) Red Hat
2 553 (19.13%) VMware
3 430 (14.88%) Oracle
4 322 (11.14%) Cisco
5 211 (7.30%) Microsoft
6 141 (4.88%) IBM
7 139 (4.81%) HP
8 137 (4.74%) JBoss
9 83 (2.87%) Citrix
10 81 (2.80%) Bloomberg
11 67 (2.32%) Sybase
12 66 (2.28%) F5
13 64 (2.21%) NetApp
14 61 (2.11%) Juniper
15 55 (1.90%) EMC
16 52 (1.80%) Google
17 51 (1.76%) Rackspace
18 50 (1.73%) Reuters
19 39 (1.35%) Remedy
20 38 (1.31%) Fidessa
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Engage PSG
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Extensive Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
The Myers Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum good pension health care life assura
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £30K
Posted: 16 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £62,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago