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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bash Shell
Rank 226 311 264
Rank change year-on-year
+85 -47
Permanent jobs citing Bash Shell 1437 974 1191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.28% 0.90% 1.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.53% 1.67% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1158 797 1045
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £64,750
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
56759 58207 61369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.41% 53.60% 53.64%
Number of salaries quoted 47803 50151 53610
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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +77 1377 £50,000 +5.26% 175
London +37 806 £52,500 - 84
South East +87 234 £41,750 +11.33% 27
City of London +25 165 £56,250 +7.14% 19
Yorkshire +37 112 £40,000 - 25
West Yorkshire +51 93 £40,000 - 14
Leeds +50 90 £40,000 - 14
East of England 0 87 £45,000 +5.88% 12
South West +39 67 £38,750 +10.71% 16
East Sussex +46 63 £31,500 +11.50% 3
Brighton +44 59 £35,000 +23.89%
Surrey +12 51 £47,500 +35.71% 7
Berkshire +2 48 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Cambridgeshire +1 39 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Reading +22 33 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Cambridge +7 30 £50,000 +17.64% 5
Hampshire -7 30 £45,000 +28.57% 4
West Midlands -19 28 £29,000 -17.14%
Gloucestershire +6 27 £47,500 +35.71% 7
Scotland +10 26 £39,750 -1.84%
East Midlands +7 23 £37,500 -3.22% 3
North West -18 21 £36,000 +2.85% 9
Hertfordshire -22 21 £55,000 +29.41% 5
Watford -5 19 £55,000 +54.92% 5
Bristol +14 17 £37,500 -22.68% 6
Gloucester +21 16 £50,000 +61.29%
Edinburgh +5 16 £35,000 -12.50%
Oxfordshire - 14 £52,500 - 5
Suffolk - 14 £41,000 - 3
South Wales +13 13 £34,000 -23.16% 1

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 2456 (85.69%) Linux
2 1615 (56.35%) Perl
3 1555 (54.26%) Python
4 1021 (35.62%) UNIX
5 977 (34.09%) Windows
6 958 (33.43%) Puppet
7 925 (32.27%) Java
8 892 (31.12%) MySQL
9 882 (30.77%) Red Hat
10 740 (25.82%) SQL
10 740 (25.82%) Ruby
11 613 (21.39%) Apache
12 600 (20.94%) Opscode Chef
13 597 (20.83%) PHP
14 594 (20.73%) Agile Software Development
15 591 (20.62%) VMware
16 586 (20.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 584 (20.38%) DevOps
18 529 (18.46%) Finance
19 513 (17.90%) TCP/IP
20 512 (17.86%) CentOS
21 485 (16.92%) Nagios
22 478 (16.68%) DNS
23 445 (15.53%) VMware Infrastructure
24 443 (15.46%) Oracle
25 396 (13.82%) Tomcat
26 389 (13.57%) Degree
27 380 (13.26%) Open Source
28 362 (12.63%) Configuration Management
29 358 (12.49%) Shell Script

Bash Shell
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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
1 613 (21.39%) Apache
2 396 (13.82%) Tomcat
3 252 (8.79%) nginx
4 199 (6.94%) IIS
5 125 (4.36%) JBoss
6 117 (4.08%) WebSphere
7 104 (3.63%) Node.js
8 81 (2.83%) OpenStack
9 66 (2.30%) WebLogic
10 63 (2.20%) WebSphere Application Server
11 56 (1.95%) IBM HTTP Server
12 53 (1.85%) SharePoint
12 53 (1.85%) MS Exchange
13 50 (1.74%) Apache Solr
14 48 (1.67%) MQSeries
15 45 (1.57%) Confluence
16 39 (1.36%) Elasticsearch
17 29 (1.01%) Jetty
18 23 (0.80%) Apache Pig
19 20 (0.70%) SAS
Applications
1 101 (3.52%) MS Excel
2 40 (1.40%) MS Office
3 4 (0.14%) Mathematica
3 4 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.10%) SPSS
4 3 (0.10%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.070%) Stata
6 1 (0.035%) Final Cut Pro
6 1 (0.035%) Mingle
6 1 (0.035%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.035%) Maya
6 1 (0.035%) 3ds Max
6 1 (0.035%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.035%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.035%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.035%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 32 (1.12%) Dynamics GP
2 21 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 15 (0.52%) RMDS
4 9 (0.31%) Magento
5 6 (0.21%) Tridion
6 5 (0.17%) RiskWrite
7 3 (0.10%) SAP SRM
8 2 (0.070%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.070%) CSG Singleview
8 2 (0.070%) Oracle CRM
9 1 (0.035%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (0.035%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (0.035%) Kondor+
9 1 (0.035%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 310 (10.82%) Amazon AWS
2 103 (3.59%) Amazon EC2
3 88 (3.07%) Cloud Computing
4 61 (2.13%) Amazon S3
5 55 (1.92%) SaaS
6 37 (1.29%) GitHub
7 26 (0.91%) PaaS
8 23 (0.80%) Office 365
9 17 (0.59%) Basecamp
10 16 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
10 16 (0.56%) Rackspace Cloud
10 16 (0.56%) Route 53
11 15 (0.52%) IaaS
11 15 (0.52%) Amazon SQS
12 13 (0.45%) Google Apps
13 10 (0.35%) Amazon EMR
14 9 (0.31%) Amazon ELB
14 9 (0.31%) CloudFront
15 7 (0.24%) ElastiCache
15 7 (0.24%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 513 (17.90%) TCP/IP
2 478 (16.68%) DNS
3 277 (9.67%) HTTP
4 259 (9.04%) Firewall
5 223 (7.78%) Internet
6 214 (7.47%) SAN
7 176 (6.14%) LDAP
8 165 (5.76%) FTP
9 150 (5.23%) SMTP
10 147 (5.13%) DHCP
11 143 (4.99%) SSH
12 127 (4.43%) BGP
13 111 (3.87%) Cisco IOS
14 107 (3.73%) OSPF
15 102 (3.56%) VPN
16 96 (3.35%) MPLS
16 96 (3.35%) VoIP
17 92 (3.21%) EIGRP
18 91 (3.18%) WAN
19 83 (2.90%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 892 (31.12%) MySQL
2 252 (8.79%) PostgreSQL
3 251 (8.76%) SQL Server
4 172 (6.00%) NoSQL
5 163 (5.69%) Hadoop
6 145 (5.06%) Big Data
7 141 (4.92%) DB2
7 141 (4.92%) Relational Database
8 130 (4.54%) MongoDB
9 124 (4.33%) Oracle Database
10 97 (3.38%) RDBMS
11 92 (3.21%) Redis
12 90 (3.14%) Data Warehouse
13 64 (2.23%) Apache Hive
14 61 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
15 47 (1.64%) Couchbase
16 41 (1.43%) Amazon RDS
17 39 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 37 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 33 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 357 (12.46%) Jenkins
2 352 (12.28%) Git (software)
3 279 (9.73%) Subversion
4 212 (7.40%) JIRA
5 155 (5.41%) Hudson
6 150 (5.23%) Maven
7 112 (3.91%) Ant
8 96 (3.35%) JUnit
9 69 (2.41%) Eclipse
10 62 (2.16%) Selenium
11 50 (1.74%) GDB
12 45 (1.57%) GCC
13 34 (1.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 32 (1.12%) Mercurial
15 24 (0.84%) TeamCity
16 23 (0.80%) TestLink
16 23 (0.80%) PHPUnit
16 23 (0.80%) Cucumber
17 20 (0.70%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
18 16 (0.56%) Emacs
General
1 529 (18.46%) Finance
2 119 (4.15%) Banking
3 111 (3.87%) Telecoms
4 101 (3.52%) Games
5 87 (3.04%) Retail
6 86 (3.00%) Manufacturing
7 80 (2.79%) Marketing
8 76 (2.65%) Front Office
9 55 (1.92%) Advertising
10 44 (1.54%) Investment Banking
11 39 (1.36%) Electronics
12 38 (1.33%) Publishing
13 37 (1.29%) Financial Institution
14 36 (1.26%) Back Office
15 23 (0.80%) Law
16 18 (0.63%) Legal
17 8 (0.28%) German Language
18 6 (0.21%) Online Betting
18 6 (0.21%) Multimedia
19 3 (0.10%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 709 (24.74%) Administrator
2 619 (21.60%) Systems Administrator
3 525 (18.32%) Linux Administrator
4 482 (16.82%) Developer
5 406 (14.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 283 (9.87%) DevOps Engineer
7 233 (8.13%) Analyst
8 229 (7.99%) Linux Engineer
9 158 (5.51%) Systems Engineer
10 152 (5.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 133 (4.64%) Java Developer
12 132 (4.61%) Software Engineer
13 129 (4.50%) Support Analyst
14 114 (3.98%) Support Engineer
15 108 (3.77%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 94 (3.28%) Applications Support
17 79 (2.76%) Senior Systems Administrator
18 77 (2.69%) C++ Developer
19 69 (2.41%) Senior Developer
20 67 (2.34%) Senior Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 290 (10.12%) LAMP
2 281 (9.80%) Web Services
3 191 (6.66%) HTML
4 144 (5.02%) CSS
5 143 (4.99%) XML
6 124 (4.33%) J2EE
7 83 (2.90%) JDBC
8 74 (2.58%) SOAP
9 72 (2.51%) Memcached
10 71 (2.48%) STL
11 67 (2.34%) Middleware
11 67 (2.34%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 64 (2.23%) .NET
13 62 (2.16%) REST
14 56 (1.95%) jQuery
14 56 (1.95%) Spring
15 51 (1.78%) Java EE
16 49 (1.71%) Hibernate
17 44 (1.54%) JSON
18 42 (1.47%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 380 (13.26%) Open Source
2 214 (7.47%) Computer Science
3 153 (5.34%) Clustering
4 107 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
5 105 (3.66%) Algorithms
6 76 (2.65%) Equities
7 75 (2.62%) Mathematics
8 74 (2.58%) Data Structures
9 67 (2.34%) Hedge funds
10 59 (2.06%) Replication
11 55 (1.92%) Derivative
12 54 (1.88%) Enterprise Storage
13 48 (1.67%) Management Information System
14 45 (1.57%) Physics
15 32 (1.12%) Fixed Income
15 32 (1.12%) Mobile App
16 30 (1.05%) DTV
16 30 (1.05%) Digital Media
17 26 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
18 24 (0.84%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2456 (85.69%) Linux
2 1021 (35.62%) UNIX
3 977 (34.09%) Windows
4 586 (20.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 512 (17.86%) CentOS
6 352 (12.28%) Ubuntu
7 235 (8.20%) Solaris
8 224 (7.82%) Debian
9 131 (4.57%) Windows Server 2008
10 83 (2.90%) AIX
11 65 (2.27%) Android
11 65 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
12 64 (2.23%) SUSE
13 60 (2.09%) Windows Server 2003
14 47 (1.64%) Mac OS X
15 46 (1.61%) Fedora
16 45 (1.57%) Windows 7
17 41 (1.43%) Apple iOS
18 31 (1.08%) Mac OS
19 18 (0.63%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 594 (20.73%) Agile Software Development
2 584 (20.38%) DevOps
3 362 (12.63%) Configuration Management
4 330 (11.51%) Continuous Integration
5 308 (10.75%) E-Commerce
6 240 (8.37%) ITIL
7 233 (8.13%) Load Balancing
8 215 (7.50%) Performance Tuning
9 211 (7.36%) Software Engineering
10 175 (6.11%) Scrum
11 161 (5.62%) TDD
12 149 (5.20%) Project Management
13 145 (5.06%) OO
14 143 (4.99%) Multithreading
15 83 (2.90%) Service Delivery
16 76 (2.65%) Analytics
17 72 (2.51%) OOP
18 70 (2.44%) Unit Testing
19 67 (2.34%) Migration
19 67 (2.34%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1615 (56.35%) Perl
2 1555 (54.26%) Python
3 925 (32.27%) Java
4 740 (25.82%) SQL
4 740 (25.82%) Ruby
5 597 (20.83%) PHP
6 358 (12.49%) Shell Script
7 332 (11.58%) C++
8 306 (10.68%) JavaScript
9 292 (10.19%) PowerShell
10 210 (7.33%) C
11 194 (6.77%) Korn
12 143 (4.99%) C#
13 110 (3.84%) AWK
14 79 (2.76%) Scala
15 65 (2.27%) sed
16 55 (1.92%) Groovy
17 52 (1.81%) VBA
18 48 (1.67%) PHP5
19 40 (1.40%) Lua
Qualifications
1 389 (13.57%) Degree
2 117 (4.08%) Security Cleared
3 109 (3.80%) Cisco Certification
4 73 (2.55%) SC Cleared
5 72 (2.51%) CCNA
6 59 (2.06%) RHCE
7 47 (1.64%) CCNP
8 29 (1.01%) CISSP
9 27 (0.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 21 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
11 19 (0.66%) DV Cleared
12 15 (0.52%) Linux+ Certification
12 15 (0.52%) LPIC
13 14 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
14 13 (0.45%) PhD
15 12 (0.42%) MCSA
16 11 (0.38%) ISEB
17 10 (0.35%) CCSE
18 9 (0.31%) CCIE
18 9 (0.31%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (4.15%) PCI DSS
2 94 (3.28%) QA
3 68 (2.37%) SLA
4 14 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (0.31%) ISO 9001
5 9 (0.31%) JTAG
6 8 (0.28%) HIPAA
7 4 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.035%) WAI
8 1 (0.035%) COBIT
System Software
1 445 (15.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 162 (5.65%) Active Directory
3 158 (5.51%) KVM
4 151 (5.27%) Xen
5 119 (4.15%) NFS
6 117 (4.08%) VMware ESXi
7 80 (2.79%) Postfix
8 75 (2.62%) vSphere
9 64 (2.23%) Varnish
10 59 (2.06%) Snort
11 58 (2.02%) Samba
12 34 (1.19%) Squid
13 33 (1.15%) Docker
13 33 (1.15%) XenServer
14 32 (1.12%) Sendmail
15 30 (1.05%) Hyper-V
16 23 (0.80%) Oracle RAC
17 22 (0.77%) Oracle RMAN
18 21 (0.73%) LXC
19 20 (0.70%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 958 (33.43%) Puppet
2 600 (20.94%) Opscode Chef
3 485 (16.92%) Nagios
4 165 (5.76%) Cacti
5 151 (5.27%) ZABBIX
6 145 (5.06%) Salt
7 144 (5.02%) Ansible
8 81 (2.83%) CFEngine
9 77 (2.69%) Vagrant
10 50 (1.74%) Opsview
11 47 (1.64%) Tivoli
12 42 (1.47%) SCOM
13 34 (1.19%) ITRS Geneos
14 33 (1.15%) OpenView
15 28 (0.98%) Zenoss
16 27 (0.94%) NetBackup
17 26 (0.91%) Ganglia
17 26 (0.91%) Cobbler
18 25 (0.87%) YUM
18 25 (0.87%) Munin
Vendors
1 882 (30.77%) Red Hat
2 591 (20.62%) VMware
3 443 (15.46%) Oracle
4 302 (10.54%) Cisco
5 186 (6.49%) Microsoft
6 161 (5.62%) IBM
7 117 (4.08%) HP
8 94 (3.28%) Citrix
9 87 (3.04%) Bloomberg
10 76 (2.65%) F5
11 72 (2.51%) Sybase
12 55 (1.92%) Reuters
13 53 (1.85%) EMC
14 51 (1.78%) Juniper
15 50 (1.74%) NetApp
15 50 (1.74%) Rackspace
16 41 (1.43%) Google
17 38 (1.33%) Fidessa
18 37 (1.29%) SaltStack
19 34 (1.19%) Splunk
North London
Networking People
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Engage PSG
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus, Package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + 25 days holiday
Posted: 7 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + package
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + excellent
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Talent Source Global
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Ioko
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Good benefits / Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Goole, North Humberside
Head Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-75k base + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum Salary is approx 70-85k base + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Nakama
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Please see job ad
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £40-45,000 + 10% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday