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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Bash skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Bash over the 6 months to 19 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bash Shell
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 199 174 77
Rank change year-on-year -25 -97 +33
Permanent jobs citing Bash 81 48 87
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.18% 0.98% 3.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.94% 2.20% 6.20%
Number of salaries quoted 32 28 59
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,675 £36,250
25th Percentile £36,250 £38,438 £43,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £72,500 £61,250 £65,000
90th Percentile £81,125 £64,125 £75,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £64,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +9.38% +6.67% +1.05%

Bash is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,757 2,183 1,404
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 40.17% 44.48% 53.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,215 1,242 1,082
10th Percentile £33,100 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -5.00%
75th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £64,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £58,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +7.76% +5.45% +4.76%

Bash
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Bash as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Bash in the East of England

Bash
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Bash in the East of England.

Salary trend for Bash in the East of England

Bash
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Bash in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Bash in the East of England

Bash
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Bash within the East of England region over the 6 months to 19 August 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Cambridgeshire -16 33 £60,000 +14.29% 18
Hertfordshire -22 31 £42,500 -26.09% 8
Essex -40 7 £60,000 +50.00%
Bedfordshire - 4 - -
Suffolk -14 3 £36,500 -28.43%
Norfolk - 3 £37,000 -
Bash
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2022, IT jobs citing Bash also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Bash.

1 55 (67.90%) Python
2 54 (66.67%) Linux
3 47 (58.02%) DevOps
4 45 (55.56%) CI/CD
5 41 (50.62%) AWS
6 36 (44.44%) Azure
7 30 (37.04%) PowerShell
8 26 (32.10%) Git (software)
8 26 (32.10%) Agile
9 24 (29.63%) Social Skills
10 21 (25.93%) Serverless
10 21 (25.93%) Windows
10 21 (25.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 21 (25.93%) Degree
10 21 (25.93%) Computer Science
11 19 (23.46%) Terraform
12 16 (19.75%) Ansible
12 16 (19.75%) Microsoft
13 15 (18.52%) Test Automation
13 15 (18.52%) Windows Server
13 15 (18.52%) Infrastructure as Code
14 14 (17.28%) AWS CloudFormation
14 14 (17.28%) Red Hat
15 13 (16.05%) Perl
15 13 (16.05%) SQL
15 13 (16.05%) Jenkins
16 12 (14.81%) Analytics
16 12 (14.81%) Unix
16 12 (14.81%) Kubernetes
16 12 (14.81%) Problem-Solving

Bash
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (7.41%) Apache
2 5 (6.17%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.94%) ArcGIS
4 3 (3.70%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.47%) JBoss
6 1 (1.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 6 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.23%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 41 (50.62%) AWS
2 36 (44.44%) Azure
3 21 (25.93%) Serverless
4 14 (17.28%) AWS CloudFormation
5 10 (12.35%) AWS Lambda
5 10 (12.35%) GitHub
6 9 (11.11%) GitHub Actions
7 8 (9.88%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (8.64%) Azure AKS
8 7 (8.64%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (8.64%) GCP
8 7 (8.64%) Microsoft 365
8 7 (8.64%) SaaS
8 7 (8.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 6 (7.41%) Azure Data Factory
9 6 (7.41%) Azure Event Grid
9 6 (7.41%) Azure Functions
9 6 (7.41%) Azure Monitor
9 6 (7.41%) Azure Service Bus
9 6 (7.41%) Azure Synapse Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.88%) Internet
2 4 (4.94%) DNS
2 4 (4.94%) Firewall
2 4 (4.94%) SMTP
3 3 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (3.70%) IPsec
3 3 (3.70%) NX-OS
3 3 (3.70%) VLAN
3 3 (3.70%) VPN
4 2 (2.47%) Cisco IPT
4 2 (2.47%) LAN
4 2 (2.47%) SAN
4 2 (2.47%) SNMP
4 2 (2.47%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.47%) WAN
4 2 (2.47%) Wireshark
5 1 (1.23%) Network Security
5 1 (1.23%) VoIP
5 1 (1.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (9.88%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (9.88%) UniData
3 7 (8.64%) RDBMS
3 7 (8.64%) Relational Database
4 6 (7.41%) Big Data
4 6 (7.41%) Data Lake
5 5 (6.17%) Amazon Athena
5 5 (6.17%) DynamoDB
5 5 (6.17%) MongoDB
6 4 (4.94%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (3.70%) Amazon Redshift
7 3 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.70%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.70%) NoSQL
7 3 (3.70%) Tableau
7 3 (3.70%) Tableau Server
8 2 (2.47%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 26 (32.10%) Git (software)
2 13 (16.05%) Jenkins
3 6 (7.41%) GitLab
4 5 (6.17%) Subversion
5 4 (4.94%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.47%) CircleCI
6 2 (2.47%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.47%) Postman
7 1 (1.23%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.23%) JIRA
7 1 (1.23%) WebStorm
General
1 24 (29.63%) Social Skills
2 11 (13.58%) Finance
3 8 (9.88%) Retail
4 5 (6.17%) Marketing
4 5 (6.17%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.94%) Automotive
5 4 (4.94%) Games
6 3 (3.70%) Presentation Skills
6 3 (3.70%) Publishing
7 1 (1.23%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 20 (24.69%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (19.75%) Cloud Engineer
3 12 (14.81%) Developer
4 11 (13.58%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 10 (12.35%) Analyst
5 10 (12.35%) Data Engineer
6 8 (9.88%) Applications Support
6 8 (9.88%) Applications Support Analyst
6 8 (9.88%) Linux Support
6 8 (9.88%) Support Analyst
6 8 (9.88%) Unix Analyst
6 8 (9.88%) Unix Support
6 8 (9.88%) Unix Support Analyst
7 7 (8.64%) Security Engineer
7 7 (8.64%) Support Engineer
8 6 (7.41%) Architect
8 6 (7.41%) Azure Engineer
8 6 (7.41%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 6 (7.41%) Senior Data Engineer
8 6 (7.41%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.11%) .NET
2 8 (9.88%) AngularJS
2 8 (9.88%) JMS
3 7 (8.64%) Node.js
4 6 (7.41%) React
5 5 (6.17%) Elastic Stack
5 5 (6.17%) Kafka
5 5 (6.17%) RESTful
6 4 (4.94%) LLVM
6 4 (4.94%) Middleware
7 3 (3.70%) ARM Templates
7 3 (3.70%) jQuery
7 3 (3.70%) REST
7 3 (3.70%) Web Services
8 2 (2.47%) JWT
8 2 (2.47%) OAuth2
8 2 (2.47%) Spring Boot
8 2 (2.47%) Swing
8 2 (2.47%) Thymeleaf
8 2 (2.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.35%) IoT
1 10 (12.35%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (6.17%) FPGA
2 5 (6.17%) Life Science
2 5 (6.17%) NHS
3 4 (4.94%) Cloud Native
3 4 (4.94%) Virtual Team
4 2 (2.47%) Clustering
4 2 (2.47%) Device Driver
4 2 (2.47%) FMCG
4 2 (2.47%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.47%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.47%) Private Cloud
4 2 (2.47%) Renewable Energy
4 2 (2.47%) Smart Home
5 1 (1.23%) Blockchain
5 1 (1.23%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.23%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.23%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 54 (66.67%) Linux
2 21 (25.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 21 (25.93%) Windows
3 15 (18.52%) Windows Server
4 12 (14.81%) Unix
5 6 (7.41%) Android
6 5 (6.17%) Apple iOS
7 4 (4.94%) Windows 10
8 3 (3.70%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.47%) CentOS
9 2 (2.47%) Debian
9 2 (2.47%) SUSE
10 1 (1.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (58.02%) DevOps
2 45 (55.56%) CI/CD
3 26 (32.10%) Agile
4 21 (25.93%) Computer Science
5 15 (18.52%) Infrastructure as Code
5 15 (18.52%) Test Automation
6 12 (14.81%) Analytics
6 12 (14.81%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (13.58%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (13.58%) Open Source
8 10 (12.35%) ITIL
8 10 (12.35%) Migration
8 10 (12.35%) Software Engineering
9 8 (9.88%) Change Management
9 8 (9.88%) Commercialisation
9 8 (9.88%) Risk Management
9 8 (9.88%) Server Patching
10 7 (8.64%) Machine Learning
10 7 (8.64%) Mentoring
10 7 (8.64%) Open Source Development
Programming Languages
1 55 (67.90%) Python
2 30 (37.04%) PowerShell
3 13 (16.05%) Perl
3 13 (16.05%) SQL
4 11 (13.58%) Java
5 8 (9.88%) Korn
5 8 (9.88%) Shell Script
6 7 (8.64%) Ruby
7 6 (7.41%) JavaScript
7 6 (7.41%) Scala
7 6 (7.41%) TypeScript
8 5 (6.17%) Go
8 5 (6.17%) PHP
9 4 (4.94%) Julia
10 3 (3.70%) C++
11 2 (2.47%) AWK
11 2 (2.47%) C
11 2 (2.47%) sed
11 2 (2.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (25.93%) Degree
2 5 (6.17%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (4.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (4.94%) DV Cleared
3 4 (4.94%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.70%) CCNA
4 3 (3.70%) CCNP
5 2 (2.47%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 2 (2.47%) AWS Certification
5 2 (2.47%) Azure Certification
5 2 (2.47%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) QA
2 4 (4.94%) SLA
3 1 (1.23%) COBIT
3 1 (1.23%) NIST
3 1 (1.23%) SOC 2
System Software
1 11 (13.58%) Docker
2 8 (9.88%) Firmware
3 7 (8.64%) Active Directory
4 6 (7.41%) NFS
5 4 (4.94%) Samba
5 4 (4.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (4.94%) zsh
6 2 (2.47%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 19 (23.46%) Terraform
2 16 (19.75%) Ansible
3 12 (14.81%) Kubernetes
4 5 (6.17%) Puppet
5 4 (4.94%) Argo
5 4 (4.94%) Cisco IPCC
5 4 (4.94%) Grafana
6 3 (3.70%) HAProxy
6 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (3.70%) Nagios
6 3 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (3.70%) ZABBIX
7 2 (2.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 16 (19.75%) Microsoft
2 14 (17.28%) Red Hat
3 8 (9.88%) Citrix
4 6 (7.41%) Databricks
5 5 (6.17%) VMware
6 3 (3.70%) Arista
6 3 (3.70%) CheckPoint
6 3 (3.70%) Cisco
6 3 (3.70%) F5
6 3 (3.70%) FIS
6 3 (3.70%) Oracle
6 3 (3.70%) WorldPay
7 2 (2.47%) Google
7 2 (2.47%) IBM
8 1 (1.23%) Adobe
8 1 (1.23%) SaltStack