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

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bash Shell
Rank 228 311 267
Rank change year-on-year
+83 -44
Permanent jobs citing Bash Shell 1401 973 1164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.23% 0.89% 1.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.45% 1.67% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1133 794 1018
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £64,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
57254 58430 60454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.34% 53.59% 53.76%
Number of salaries quoted 48333 50362 52902
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,018 £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 31 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 31 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 +76 1345 £50,000 +5.26% 145
London +49 779 £55,000 +4.76% 75
South East +61 226 £42,500 +8.28% 18
City of London +29 154 £57,500 +9.52% 25
Yorkshire +34 116 £40,000 - 17
West Yorkshire +59 96 £40,000 - 10
Leeds +50 94 £42,500 +6.25% 10
East of England -6 84 £47,500 +8.57% 7
South West +35 71 £41,000 +17.14% 12
East Sussex +42 58 £31,500 -8.69% 1
Brighton +38 54 £35,000 +20.68%
Surrey +8 51 £47,500 +35.71% 4
Berkshire +15 43 £43,750 +2.94% 3
Cambridgeshire +6 35 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Reading +4 31 £37,250 -6.87% 2
Hampshire -6 31 £45,000 +20.00% 4
Cambridge -3 29 £50,000 +17.64% 2
West Midlands -15 29 £29,000 -20.00% 2
Gloucestershire +7 27 £47,500 +35.71% 7
Hertfordshire -21 23 £55,000 +29.41% 3
North West -25 23 £35,000 -6.66% 10
Bristol +24 22 £38,750 -20.10% 3
Scotland +1 21 £39,000 -2.50% 1
Watford -11 21 £55,000 +54.92% 1
East Midlands +5 18 £35,000 -9.67% 1
Gloucester +20 17 £50,000 +61.29% 1
Oxfordshire - 16 £52,500 - 4
Manchester -16 14 £35,000 -6.66% 6
Suffolk - 14 £41,000 - 1
Edinburgh -3 13 £33,250 -16.87% 1

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 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 2452 (85.97%) Linux
2 1592 (55.82%) Perl
3 1535 (53.82%) Python
4 1007 (35.31%) UNIX
5 975 (34.19%) Windows
6 969 (33.98%) Puppet
7 919 (32.22%) Java
8 892 (31.28%) MySQL
9 878 (30.79%) Red Hat
10 742 (26.02%) SQL
11 735 (25.77%) Ruby
12 623 (21.84%) Apache
13 608 (21.32%) Agile Software Development
13 608 (21.32%) Opscode Chef
14 604 (21.18%) PHP
15 599 (21.00%) VMware
16 591 (20.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 585 (20.51%) DevOps
18 534 (18.72%) Finance
19 513 (17.99%) TCP/IP
20 508 (17.81%) CentOS
21 495 (17.36%) Nagios
22 483 (16.94%) DNS
23 465 (16.30%) Oracle
24 449 (15.74%) VMware Infrastructure
25 402 (14.10%) Tomcat
26 388 (13.60%) Degree
27 372 (13.04%) Open Source
28 369 (12.94%) Jenkins
28 369 (12.94%) Configuration Management

Bash Shell
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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
1 623 (21.84%) Apache
2 402 (14.10%) Tomcat
3 258 (9.05%) nginx
4 197 (6.91%) IIS
5 126 (4.42%) JBoss
6 120 (4.21%) WebSphere
7 101 (3.54%) Node.js
8 79 (2.77%) OpenStack
9 70 (2.45%) WebLogic
10 65 (2.28%) WebSphere Application Server
11 58 (2.03%) IBM HTTP Server
12 52 (1.82%) SharePoint
12 52 (1.82%) Apache Solr
13 50 (1.75%) MQSeries
14 49 (1.72%) MS Exchange
15 47 (1.65%) Confluence
16 43 (1.51%) Elasticsearch
17 31 (1.09%) Jetty
18 26 (0.91%) Apache Pig
19 23 (0.81%) SAS
Applications
1 97 (3.40%) MS Excel
2 42 (1.47%) MS Office
3 5 (0.18%) SPSS
4 4 (0.14%) Mathematica
4 4 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.11%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.070%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.070%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.070%) Stata
6 2 (0.070%) Mingle
6 2 (0.070%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.035%) Doxygen
7 1 (0.035%) Final Cut Pro
7 1 (0.035%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.035%) Maya
7 1 (0.035%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 32 (1.12%) Dynamics GP
2 22 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 14 (0.49%) RMDS
4 9 (0.32%) Magento
5 6 (0.21%) RiskWrite
5 6 (0.21%) Tridion
6 4 (0.14%) Oracle General Ledger
7 3 (0.11%) 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+
Cloud Services
1 308 (10.80%) Amazon AWS
2 101 (3.54%) Amazon EC2
3 89 (3.12%) Cloud Computing
4 61 (2.14%) Amazon S3
5 48 (1.68%) SaaS
6 37 (1.30%) GitHub
7 26 (0.91%) PaaS
8 21 (0.74%) Office 365
9 19 (0.67%) Rackspace Cloud
10 17 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
11 16 (0.56%) Basecamp
11 16 (0.56%) IaaS
12 15 (0.53%) Route 53
12 15 (0.53%) Amazon SQS
13 13 (0.46%) Google Apps
14 10 (0.35%) Amazon EMR
14 10 (0.35%) Amazon ELB
15 8 (0.28%) IBM SmartCloud
16 7 (0.25%) ElastiCache
16 7 (0.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 513 (17.99%) TCP/IP
2 483 (16.94%) DNS
3 277 (9.71%) HTTP
4 264 (9.26%) Firewall
5 217 (7.61%) SAN
6 214 (7.50%) Internet
7 177 (6.21%) LDAP
8 169 (5.93%) FTP
9 148 (5.19%) DHCP
10 144 (5.05%) SMTP
11 142 (4.98%) SSH
12 124 (4.35%) BGP
13 109 (3.82%) Cisco IOS
14 106 (3.72%) OSPF
15 100 (3.51%) VPN
16 97 (3.40%) WAN
16 97 (3.40%) VoIP
17 93 (3.26%) MPLS
18 91 (3.19%) EIGRP
19 80 (2.81%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 892 (31.28%) MySQL
2 256 (8.98%) SQL Server
3 250 (8.77%) PostgreSQL
4 171 (6.00%) NoSQL
5 162 (5.68%) Hadoop
6 149 (5.22%) Big Data
7 143 (5.01%) DB2
8 139 (4.87%) Relational Database
9 130 (4.56%) MongoDB
10 128 (4.49%) Oracle Database
11 100 (3.51%) RDBMS
12 93 (3.26%) Data Warehouse
13 89 (3.12%) Redis
14 63 (2.21%) Apache Cassandra
15 62 (2.17%) Apache Hive
16 43 (1.51%) Couchbase
17 42 (1.47%) Amazon RDS
18 39 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 37 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 36 (1.26%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 369 (12.94%) Jenkins
2 361 (12.66%) Git (software)
3 286 (10.03%) Subversion
4 216 (7.57%) JIRA
5 161 (5.65%) Maven
6 160 (5.61%) Hudson
7 117 (4.10%) Ant
8 100 (3.51%) JUnit
9 69 (2.42%) Eclipse
10 67 (2.35%) Selenium
11 49 (1.72%) GDB
12 47 (1.65%) GCC
13 42 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 36 (1.26%) Mercurial
15 27 (0.95%) Cucumber
16 24 (0.84%) TeamCity
16 24 (0.84%) TestLink
17 22 (0.77%) PHPUnit
18 20 (0.70%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
19 16 (0.56%) Gerrit
General
1 534 (18.72%) Finance
2 123 (4.31%) Banking
3 107 (3.75%) Telecoms
4 101 (3.54%) Games
5 91 (3.19%) Retail
6 86 (3.02%) Manufacturing
7 81 (2.84%) Marketing
8 78 (2.73%) Front Office
9 56 (1.96%) Advertising
10 47 (1.65%) Investment Banking
11 41 (1.44%) Electronics
12 40 (1.40%) Publishing
13 38 (1.33%) Back Office
14 37 (1.30%) Financial Institution
15 22 (0.77%) Law
16 18 (0.63%) Legal
17 8 (0.28%) German Language
18 6 (0.21%) Multimedia
19 4 (0.14%) Online Betting
20 3 (0.11%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 701 (24.58%) Administrator
2 621 (21.77%) Systems Administrator
3 516 (18.09%) Linux Administrator
4 485 (17.01%) Developer
5 400 (14.03%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 284 (9.96%) DevOps Engineer
7 234 (8.20%) Linux Engineer
8 230 (8.06%) Analyst
9 161 (5.65%) Systems Engineer
10 145 (5.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 137 (4.80%) Java Developer
12 134 (4.70%) Support Analyst
13 132 (4.63%) Software Engineer
14 117 (4.10%) Support Engineer
15 111 (3.89%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 95 (3.33%) Applications Support
17 80 (2.81%) C++ Developer
18 79 (2.77%) Senior Systems Administrator
19 66 (2.31%) Senior Linux Administrator
19 66 (2.31%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 293 (10.27%) LAMP
2 286 (10.03%) Web Services
3 188 (6.59%) HTML
4 143 (5.01%) CSS
5 142 (4.98%) XML
6 128 (4.49%) J2EE
7 84 (2.95%) JDBC
8 74 (2.59%) SOAP
9 72 (2.52%) STL
10 69 (2.42%) Middleware
10 69 (2.42%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 68 (2.38%) Memcached
12 66 (2.31%) REST
13 65 (2.28%) .NET
14 61 (2.14%) Spring
15 57 (2.00%) jQuery
16 51 (1.79%) Hibernate
16 51 (1.79%) Java EE
17 48 (1.68%) JSON
18 46 (1.61%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 372 (13.04%) Open Source
2 207 (7.26%) Computer Science
3 153 (5.36%) Clustering
4 115 (4.03%) Analytical Skills
5 99 (3.47%) Algorithms
6 75 (2.63%) Equities
7 72 (2.52%) Mathematics
8 66 (2.31%) Hedge funds
9 65 (2.28%) Data Structures
10 61 (2.14%) Derivative
11 59 (2.07%) Replication
12 56 (1.96%) Enterprise Storage
13 45 (1.58%) Management Information System
14 41 (1.44%) Physics
15 32 (1.12%) Mobile App
16 31 (1.09%) DTV
17 29 (1.02%) Digital Media
18 28 (0.98%) Fixed Income
19 27 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
20 26 (0.91%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2452 (85.97%) Linux
2 1007 (35.31%) UNIX
3 975 (34.19%) Windows
4 591 (20.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 508 (17.81%) CentOS
6 349 (12.24%) Ubuntu
7 241 (8.45%) Solaris
8 225 (7.89%) Debian
9 128 (4.49%) Windows Server 2008
10 82 (2.88%) AIX
11 67 (2.35%) Android
11 67 (2.35%) SUSE
12 63 (2.21%) Windows Server 2012
13 58 (2.03%) Windows Server 2003
14 49 (1.72%) Fedora
15 46 (1.61%) Windows 7
15 46 (1.61%) Mac OS X
16 39 (1.37%) Apple iOS
17 30 (1.05%) Mac OS
18 17 (0.60%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 608 (21.32%) Agile Software Development
2 585 (20.51%) DevOps
3 369 (12.94%) Configuration Management
4 347 (12.17%) Continuous Integration
5 300 (10.52%) E-Commerce
6 250 (8.77%) ITIL
7 237 (8.31%) Load Balancing
8 214 (7.50%) Performance Tuning
9 211 (7.40%) Software Engineering
10 183 (6.42%) Scrum
11 161 (5.65%) TDD
12 157 (5.50%) OO
13 148 (5.19%) Project Management
14 146 (5.12%) Multithreading
15 82 (2.88%) Service Delivery
16 77 (2.70%) Analytics
17 72 (2.52%) BDD
18 70 (2.45%) OOP
19 67 (2.35%) Capacity Planning
19 67 (2.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1592 (55.82%) Perl
2 1535 (53.82%) Python
3 919 (32.22%) Java
4 742 (26.02%) SQL
5 735 (25.77%) Ruby
6 604 (21.18%) PHP
7 358 (12.55%) Shell Script
8 331 (11.61%) C++
9 308 (10.80%) JavaScript
10 282 (9.89%) PowerShell
11 208 (7.29%) C
12 192 (6.73%) Korn
13 140 (4.91%) C#
14 112 (3.93%) AWK
15 82 (2.88%) Scala
16 67 (2.35%) sed
17 57 (2.00%) Groovy
18 52 (1.82%) VBA
19 47 (1.65%) PHP5
20 37 (1.30%) Lua
Qualifications
1 388 (13.60%) Degree
2 128 (4.49%) Security Cleared
3 104 (3.65%) Cisco Certification
4 79 (2.77%) SC Cleared
5 66 (2.31%) CCNA
6 62 (2.17%) RHCE
7 46 (1.61%) CCNP
8 30 (1.05%) CISSP
9 29 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 22 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
11 21 (0.74%) DV Cleared
12 15 (0.53%) LPIC
12 15 (0.53%) Linux+ Certification
12 15 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
13 13 (0.46%) MCSA
14 12 (0.42%) PhD
15 11 (0.39%) ISEB
16 10 (0.35%) CCIE
17 9 (0.32%) Postgraduate
17 9 (0.32%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (4.00%) PCI DSS
2 97 (3.40%) QA
3 69 (2.42%) SLA
4 15 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (0.32%) JTAG
6 8 (0.28%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.18%) HIPAA
8 4 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.070%) WAI
10 1 (0.035%) COBIT
System Software
1 449 (15.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 161 (5.65%) Active Directory
3 158 (5.54%) KVM
4 148 (5.19%) Xen
5 117 (4.10%) NFS
6 113 (3.96%) VMware ESXi
7 81 (2.84%) Postfix
8 80 (2.81%) vSphere
9 68 (2.38%) Varnish
10 60 (2.10%) Samba
11 54 (1.89%) Snort
12 39 (1.37%) Docker
13 35 (1.23%) Squid
14 34 (1.19%) Sendmail
14 34 (1.19%) XenServer
15 29 (1.02%) Hyper-V
16 25 (0.88%) Oracle RAC
17 22 (0.77%) LXC
18 20 (0.70%) Oracle RMAN
19 18 (0.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 969 (33.98%) Puppet
2 608 (21.32%) Opscode Chef
3 495 (17.36%) Nagios
4 170 (5.96%) Cacti
5 160 (5.61%) ZABBIX
6 151 (5.29%) Salt
7 149 (5.22%) Ansible
8 78 (2.73%) CFEngine
8 78 (2.73%) Vagrant
9 46 (1.61%) Opsview
10 45 (1.58%) Tivoli
11 43 (1.51%) SCOM
12 38 (1.33%) OpenView
13 36 (1.26%) ITRS Geneos
14 30 (1.05%) NetBackup
15 27 (0.95%) Ganglia
15 27 (0.95%) Munin
15 27 (0.95%) Zenoss
16 26 (0.91%) Cobbler
17 25 (0.88%) YUM
Vendors
1 878 (30.79%) Red Hat
2 599 (21.00%) VMware
3 465 (16.30%) Oracle
4 299 (10.48%) Cisco
5 182 (6.38%) Microsoft
6 162 (5.68%) IBM
7 121 (4.24%) HP
8 92 (3.23%) Citrix
9 88 (3.09%) Bloomberg
10 81 (2.84%) F5
11 76 (2.66%) Sybase
12 55 (1.93%) Reuters
13 51 (1.79%) EMC
13 51 (1.79%) Rackspace
14 50 (1.75%) Juniper
14 50 (1.75%) NetApp
15 43 (1.51%) Google
16 40 (1.40%) Fidessa
17 39 (1.37%) Splunk
18 36 (1.26%) SaltStack
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £75000 Per Annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
UK
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum plus package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum plus package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum plus package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum plus package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum plus package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum plus package
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum plus package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Complete Resourcing
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Computer Network Defence
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 20% bonus + bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bangor, Gwynedd
Supertemps
Salary: From £32,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000 + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago