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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bash Shell
Rank 218 243 272
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +29
Permanent jobs citing Bash Shell 1480 1350 1046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.39% 1.15% 0.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.69% 2.18% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1238 1076 854
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -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
54977 61879 57818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.46% 52.70% 53.14%
Number of salaries quoted 46773 52797 49726
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 £68,000 £63,125 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +32 1408 £50,000 +5.26% 190
London +34 824 £55,000 +4.76% 88
South East -25 198 £45,000 +11.11% 44
City of London +55 162 £57,500 +9.52% 28
South West +31 123 £45,000 +19.99% 17
East of England +26 111 £45,500 +1.11% 15
Yorkshire +25 98 £40,000 +23.07% 9
West Yorkshire +41 66 £40,000 +14.28% 7
Cambridgeshire +25 65 £45,500 +7.05% 7
Leeds +33 62 £40,000 +14.28% 7
Hampshire +19 54 £45,000 -7.69% 14
Cambridge +32 53 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Bristol +11 52 £57,500 +49.35% 7
Berkshire -31 48 £52,500 +50.00% 8
Gloucestershire +9 37 £45,000 +20.00% 4
South Wales +32 34 £37,000 +15.62% 2
Wales +29 34 £37,000 +15.62% 2
Surrey -2 32 £42,000 +3.70% 4
North West +11 31 £26,500 -18.46% 9
Gloucester +1 28 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Hertfordshire -5 28 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Reading -31 28 £57,500 +64.28% 5
Manchester +25 24 £26,500 -18.46% 7
Oxfordshire +29 21 £50,000 +60.00% 3
Scotland +32 20 £30,000 -7.69% 7
Dorset +17 18 £37,500 +36.36%
Oxford +19 17 £50,000 +66.66% 1
North Yorkshire +10 17 £26,500 -11.66%
York +5 17 £26,500 -
Buckinghamshire +8 16 £40,000 -15.78% 4

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2338 (82.24%) Linux
2 1537 (54.06%) Python
3 1446 (50.86%) Perl
4 1006 (35.39%) Puppet
5 947 (33.31%) Java
6 840 (29.55%) Windows
7 834 (29.34%) DevOps
8 830 (29.19%) MySQL
9 818 (28.77%) Red Hat
10 799 (28.10%) UNIX
11 783 (27.54%) Agile Software Development
12 713 (25.08%) PHP
13 710 (24.97%) Opscode Chef
14 707 (24.87%) SQL
15 692 (24.34%) Apache
16 678 (23.85%) Ruby
17 672 (23.64%) Amazon AWS
18 603 (21.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 583 (20.51%) VMware
20 561 (19.73%) Jenkins
21 552 (19.42%) Finance
22 543 (19.10%) CentOS
23 518 (18.22%) Git (software)
24 507 (17.83%) Continuous Integration
24 507 (17.83%) Oracle
25 446 (15.69%) Configuration Management
26 436 (15.34%) Nagios
27 403 (14.18%) Ubuntu
28 396 (13.93%) Tomcat
29 385 (13.54%) JavaScript

Bash Shell
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 692 (24.34%) Apache
2 396 (13.93%) Tomcat
3 277 (9.74%) nginx
4 152 (5.35%) IIS
5 136 (4.78%) JBoss
6 122 (4.29%) OpenStack
7 113 (3.97%) Node.js
8 74 (2.60%) WebLogic
9 69 (2.43%) WebSphere
10 67 (2.36%) Confluence
11 64 (2.25%) Elasticsearch
12 63 (2.22%) Apache Pig
13 47 (1.65%) SharePoint
13 47 (1.65%) Apache Spark
14 43 (1.51%) GlassFish
15 38 (1.34%) Drupal
15 38 (1.34%) MS Exchange
16 30 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
17 29 (1.02%) IBM HTTP Server
17 29 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 80 (2.81%) MS Excel
2 33 (1.16%) MS Office
3 4 (0.14%) SPSS
4 3 (0.11%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.11%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.11%) Abaqus
5 1 (0.035%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.035%) MS Project
5 1 (0.035%) CorelDRAW
5 1 (0.035%) Mathematica
5 1 (0.035%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.035%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.035%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.035%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.035%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 35 (1.23%) Dynamics GP
2 15 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 14 (0.49%) Oracle General Ledger
4 11 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
5 10 (0.35%) RMDS
6 7 (0.25%) Magento
6 7 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.070%) RiskWrite
7 2 (0.070%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (0.070%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 2 (0.070%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 2 (0.070%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 2 (0.070%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.070%) Oracle FAH
7 2 (0.070%) Hyperion Enterprise
7 2 (0.070%) Sentinel
7 2 (0.070%) Cordys
7 2 (0.070%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.070%) Documaker
7 2 (0.070%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 672 (23.64%) Amazon AWS
2 176 (6.19%) Amazon EC2
3 102 (3.59%) Amazon S3
4 85 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
5 73 (2.57%) AWS CloudFormation
6 66 (2.32%) PaaS
7 60 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
8 54 (1.90%) IaaS
9 48 (1.69%) Amazon EMR
10 46 (1.62%) SaaS
11 35 (1.23%) Route 53
12 33 (1.16%) GitHub
13 29 (1.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 27 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
15 26 (0.91%) Office 365
16 19 (0.67%) Amazon ELB
16 19 (0.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 14 (0.49%) Amazon Glacier
18 13 (0.46%) IBM SmartCloud
19 12 (0.42%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 364 (12.80%) TCP/IP
2 348 (12.24%) DNS
3 347 (12.21%) Firewall
4 229 (8.05%) HTTP
5 223 (7.84%) SAN
6 214 (7.53%) Internet
7 190 (6.68%) VPN
8 146 (5.14%) LDAP
9 145 (5.10%) WAN
10 129 (4.54%) DHCP
11 120 (4.22%) LAN
12 105 (3.69%) FTP
13 85 (2.99%) Network Security
14 81 (2.85%) VLAN
15 78 (2.74%) IPsec
16 75 (2.64%) SSH
17 69 (2.43%) SNMP
18 68 (2.39%) VoIP
19 65 (2.29%) Cisco IOS
20 62 (2.18%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 830 (29.19%) MySQL
2 274 (9.64%) SQL Server
3 266 (9.36%) PostgreSQL
4 232 (8.16%) NoSQL
5 208 (7.32%) Relational Database
6 205 (7.21%) MongoDB
7 135 (4.75%) Hadoop
8 115 (4.05%) RDBMS
9 106 (3.73%) Big Data
10 84 (2.95%) Oracle Database
11 80 (2.81%) Apache Hive
12 70 (2.46%) Apache Cassandra
13 66 (2.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 63 (2.22%) HBase
15 60 (2.11%) Amazon RDS
16 59 (2.08%) Redis
17 58 (2.04%) Impala
18 52 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
19 51 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 51 (1.79%) DB2
Development Applications
1 561 (19.73%) Jenkins
2 518 (18.22%) Git (software)
3 244 (8.58%) Subversion
4 227 (7.98%) Maven
5 195 (6.86%) JIRA
6 140 (4.92%) Hudson
7 113 (3.97%) JUnit
8 94 (3.31%) Ant
9 72 (2.53%) TeamCity
10 60 (2.11%) Mercurial
10 60 (2.11%) Selenium
11 48 (1.69%) Eclipse
12 42 (1.48%) Mockito
13 41 (1.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 36 (1.27%) Cucumber
15 35 (1.23%) Yeoman
16 28 (0.98%) JMeter
17 27 (0.95%) Visual Studio
18 23 (0.81%) PHPUnit
18 23 (0.81%) Grunt
General
1 552 (19.42%) Finance
2 186 (6.54%) Banking
3 143 (5.03%) Telecoms
4 127 (4.47%) Retail
5 109 (3.83%) Games
6 60 (2.11%) Marketing
7 54 (1.90%) Investment Banking
8 32 (1.13%) Publishing
9 31 (1.09%) Advertising
9 31 (1.09%) Front Office
9 31 (1.09%) Back Office
10 30 (1.06%) Financial Institution
11 29 (1.02%) Electronics
11 29 (1.02%) Manufacturing
12 17 (0.60%) Multimedia
13 15 (0.53%) Law
13 15 (0.53%) Online Betting
14 11 (0.39%) Legal
15 10 (0.35%) Billing
16 6 (0.21%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 644 (22.65%) Administrator
2 588 (20.68%) Systems Administrator
3 528 (18.57%) Developer
4 480 (16.88%) DevOps Engineer
5 410 (14.42%) Linux Administrator
6 362 (12.73%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 201 (7.07%) Analyst
8 199 (7.00%) Linux Engineer
9 162 (5.70%) Systems Engineer
10 152 (5.35%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 147 (5.17%) Java Developer
12 104 (3.66%) Applications Support
13 98 (3.45%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 95 (3.34%) Support Engineer
15 90 (3.17%) Software Engineer
16 89 (3.13%) Support Analyst
17 78 (2.74%) PHP Developer
18 75 (2.64%) Senior Developer
19 74 (2.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
20 67 (2.36%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 366 (12.87%) Web Services
2 275 (9.67%) HTML
3 228 (8.02%) LAMP
4 223 (7.84%) CSS
5 182 (6.40%) .NET
6 148 (5.21%) XML
7 122 (4.29%) jQuery
8 111 (3.90%) Spring
9 108 (3.80%) RESTful
10 106 (3.73%) REST
11 87 (3.06%) RabbitMQ
12 85 (2.99%) Middleware
13 73 (2.57%) SOAP
14 71 (2.50%) HTML5
15 70 (2.46%) J2EE
16 66 (2.32%) FIX Protocol
17 56 (1.97%) STL
18 55 (1.93%) CSS3
19 47 (1.65%) Backbone.js
20 45 (1.58%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 285 (10.02%) Analytical Skills
2 219 (7.70%) Open Source
3 170 (5.98%) Computer Science
4 85 (2.99%) Clustering
5 76 (2.67%) Replication
6 52 (1.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 51 (1.79%) Client/Server
8 49 (1.72%) Hedge funds
9 47 (1.65%) Visualisation
10 46 (1.62%) Derivative
11 42 (1.48%) Mobile App
12 40 (1.41%) Wiki
13 39 (1.37%) Fixed Income
14 38 (1.34%) Management Information System
15 33 (1.16%) User Experience
16 31 (1.09%) Equities
17 28 (0.98%) Streaming Video
18 27 (0.95%) DTV
18 27 (0.95%) Mathematics
19 26 (0.91%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2338 (82.24%) Linux
2 840 (29.55%) Windows
3 799 (28.10%) UNIX
4 603 (21.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 543 (19.10%) CentOS
6 403 (14.18%) Ubuntu
7 190 (6.68%) Debian
8 167 (5.87%) Solaris
9 127 (4.47%) Windows Server 2008
10 83 (2.92%) Windows Server 2003
11 78 (2.74%) Android
12 74 (2.60%) Fedora
13 64 (2.25%) Windows Server 2012
14 63 (2.22%) AIX
15 59 (2.08%) Apple iOS
16 49 (1.72%) SUSE
17 28 (0.98%) Mac OS X
18 24 (0.84%) Oracle Linux
19 20 (0.70%) CoreOS
20 17 (0.60%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 834 (29.34%) DevOps
2 783 (27.54%) Agile Software Development
3 507 (17.83%) Continuous Integration
4 446 (15.69%) Configuration Management
5 265 (9.32%) E-Commerce
6 240 (8.44%) TDD
7 201 (7.07%) ITIL
7 201 (7.07%) Scrum
8 181 (6.37%) Load Balancing
9 172 (6.05%) Software Engineering
10 159 (5.59%) Performance Tuning
11 158 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
12 147 (5.17%) Mentoring
13 140 (4.92%) OO
14 118 (4.15%) BDD
15 117 (4.12%) Project Management
16 115 (4.05%) Unit Testing
17 113 (3.97%) Multithreading
18 109 (3.83%) Release Management
19 96 (3.38%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1537 (54.06%) Python
2 1446 (50.86%) Perl
3 947 (33.31%) Java
4 713 (25.08%) PHP
5 707 (24.87%) SQL
6 678 (23.85%) Ruby
7 385 (13.54%) JavaScript
8 353 (12.42%) Shell Script
9 331 (11.64%) C++
10 315 (11.08%) PowerShell
11 233 (8.20%) Korn
12 232 (8.16%) C
13 163 (5.73%) C#
14 81 (2.85%) Scala
15 77 (2.71%) Bourne shell
16 74 (2.60%) AWK
17 63 (2.22%) PL/SQL
18 42 (1.48%) VBA
19 38 (1.34%) Groovy
20 34 (1.20%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 320 (11.26%) Degree
2 148 (5.21%) Security Cleared
3 101 (3.55%) Cisco Certification
4 76 (2.67%) DV Cleared
5 66 (2.32%) RHCE
6 64 (2.25%) SC Cleared
7 55 (1.93%) CCNA
8 36 (1.27%) RHCSA
9 35 (1.23%) CCNP
10 29 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
11 25 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 23 (0.81%) LPIC
13 16 (0.56%) CCIE
14 14 (0.49%) CISM
14 14 (0.49%) CISSP
15 11 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
15 11 (0.39%) ISEB
16 10 (0.35%) AWS Certification
17 8 (0.28%) Linux+ Certification
18 7 (0.25%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 135 (4.75%) QA
2 54 (1.90%) SLA
3 34 (1.20%) PCI DSS
4 13 (0.46%) HIPAA
5 10 (0.35%) ISO 9001
6 8 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (0.25%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.11%) JTAG
9 2 (0.070%) FISMA
9 2 (0.070%) COBIT
9 2 (0.070%) WAI
10 1 (0.035%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.035%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 374 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 154 (5.42%) Active Directory
3 112 (3.94%) Docker
4 93 (3.27%) NFS
5 83 (2.92%) vSphere
6 78 (2.74%) Varnish
7 71 (2.50%) KVM
7 71 (2.50%) VirtualBox
8 66 (2.32%) iptables
9 65 (2.29%) Xen
10 63 (2.22%) XenServer
11 59 (2.08%) Postfix
12 51 (1.79%) Oracle RAC
13 49 (1.72%) Samba
14 39 (1.37%) HDFS
15 38 (1.34%) VMware ESXi
16 29 (1.02%) VMware ESX
16 29 (1.02%) Hyper-V
17 26 (0.91%) vCloud
18 19 (0.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1006 (35.39%) Puppet
2 710 (24.97%) Opscode Chef
3 436 (15.34%) Nagios
4 277 (9.74%) Ansible
5 148 (5.21%) Salt
6 136 (4.78%) ZABBIX
7 102 (3.59%) Vagrant
8 67 (2.36%) Cacti
9 60 (2.11%) Cobbler
10 59 (2.08%) Zenoss
11 50 (1.76%) OpenView
12 45 (1.58%) logstash
13 40 (1.41%) SCOM
14 38 (1.34%) SELinux
15 37 (1.30%) Tivoli
16 31 (1.09%) Data Guard
17 29 (1.02%) CFEngine
17 29 (1.02%) yum
17 29 (1.02%) Icinga
18 28 (0.98%) Kibana
Vendors
1 818 (28.77%) Red Hat
2 583 (20.51%) VMware
3 507 (17.83%) Oracle
4 240 (8.44%) Cisco
5 170 (5.98%) Microsoft
6 140 (4.92%) HP
7 77 (2.71%) IBM
8 70 (2.46%) Splunk
9 65 (2.29%) Rackspace
10 64 (2.25%) Google
11 61 (2.15%) Citrix
12 58 (2.04%) NetApp
13 53 (1.86%) Sybase
14 49 (1.72%) SaltStack
15 47 (1.65%) hybris
16 44 (1.55%) Juniper
17 43 (1.51%) F5
18 40 (1.41%) Remedy
19 38 (1.34%) Sun
20 32 (1.13%) Percona
Manchester, Lancashire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 17 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Trainline
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excelent Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ISL
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ISL
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
X4 Group
Salary: £45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Verticality Ltd
Salary: 40 - 50K Base 50 - 60K with oncall / O/T
Posted: Yesterday