Period
to 20 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Bash Shell skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Bash Shell over the 6 months to 20 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bash Shell
UK > England
6 months to
20 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 160 172 154
Rank change year-on-year +12 -18 +18
Permanent jobs citing Bash Shell 1,630 2,112 3,149
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 2.17% 2.08% 2.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.92% 3.82% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1,262 1,759 2,497
10th Percentile £36,250 £38,750 £35,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £46,875 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £87,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%

Bash Shell 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 England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 41,560 55,355 75,012
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.35% 54.57% 54.48%
Number of salaries quoted 34,038 46,581 62,610
10th Percentile £34,000 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £71,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Bash Shell
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Bash Shell in England

Bash Shell
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Bash Shell in England.

Salary trend for Bash Shell in England

Bash Shell
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Bash Shell in England over the 6 months to 20 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Bash Shell in England

Bash Shell
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Bash Shell within the England region over the 6 months to 20 April 2021. 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
Job
Vacancies
London -1 713 £75,000 +7.14% 152
North of England +19 273 £58,750 +11.90% 72
South West +30 211 £50,000 +11.11% 34
South East -14 192 £55,000 -4.35% 66
Midlands +24 145 £48,750 -2.50% 28
North West +37 138 £58,625 +11.22% 38
Yorkshire -1 116 £60,000 +9.09% 28
West Midlands +1 84 £57,500 +13.25% 17
East of England +28 73 £57,500 +4.55% 35
East Midlands +26 58 £40,000 -15.79% 11
North East +10 20 £38,500 -3.75% 6
Bash Shell
UK

For the 6 months to 20 April 2021, IT jobs citing Bash Shell 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 England region with a requirement for Bash Shell.

1 1,219 (74.79%) Python
2 1,053 (64.60%) Linux
3 931 (57.12%) DevOps
4 757 (46.44%) AWS
5 696 (42.70%) Docker
6 684 (41.96%) Ansible
7 638 (39.14%) Terraform
8 632 (38.77%) Kubernetes
9 626 (38.40%) Azure
10 549 (33.68%) Agile Software Development
11 542 (33.25%) PowerShell
12 516 (31.66%) Jenkins
13 437 (26.81%) Git (software)
14 434 (26.63%) Puppet
15 414 (25.40%) Infrastructure as Code
16 370 (22.70%) Windows
17 355 (21.78%) Java
18 354 (21.72%) Configuration Management
19 340 (20.86%) SQL
20 275 (16.87%) VMware
21 274 (16.81%) JavaScript
22 267 (16.38%) Finance
23 265 (16.26%) GCP
24 241 (14.79%) VMware Infrastructure
25 235 (14.42%) Microsoft
26 228 (13.99%) Problem-Solving
27 227 (13.93%) Ruby
28 224 (13.74%) Unix
29 222 (13.62%) Perl
30 218 (13.37%) Site Reliability Engineering

Bash Shell
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 118 (7.24%) Confluence
2 100 (6.13%) Elasticsearch
3 89 (5.46%) Apache
4 58 (3.56%) nginx
5 40 (2.45%) IIS
6 38 (2.33%) Tomcat
7 32 (1.96%) Apache Spark
8 25 (1.53%) OpenStack
9 18 (1.10%) WordPress
10 15 (0.92%) Cloud Foundry
10 15 (0.92%) CMS
11 12 (0.74%) ejabberd
12 11 (0.67%) Apache Airflow
13 10 (0.61%) Tornado
14 7 (0.43%) Apache Solr
14 7 (0.43%) CloudStack
14 7 (0.43%) JBoss
15 6 (0.37%) GemFire
15 6 (0.37%) SharePoint
16 5 (0.31%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (0.43%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (0.43%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.37%) Gephi
3 5 (0.31%) Stata
4 4 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.25%) Fireworks
4 4 (0.25%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.25%) Sketch
5 3 (0.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.061%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.061%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (0.67%) Magento
2 7 (0.43%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (0.25%) Sentinel
4 3 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.061%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 757 (46.44%) AWS
2 626 (38.40%) Azure
3 265 (16.26%) GCP
4 140 (8.59%) GitHub
5 119 (7.30%) AWS CloudFormation
6 112 (6.87%) Serverless
7 102 (6.26%) PaaS
8 90 (5.52%) Datadog
9 89 (5.46%) SaaS
10 82 (5.03%) IaaS
11 81 (4.97%) Amazon EKS
12 78 (4.79%) Amazon EC2
13 75 (4.60%) Amazon ECS
14 66 (4.05%) Pulumi
15 59 (3.62%) Amazon S3
15 59 (3.62%) AWS Lambda
16 57 (3.50%) Azure Cosmos DB
17 53 (3.25%) OpenShift
18 40 (2.45%) Cloud Computing
19 37 (2.27%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 186 (11.41%) Firewall
2 116 (7.12%) VPN
3 112 (6.87%) DNS
4 93 (5.71%) TCP/IP
5 86 (5.28%) VLAN
6 75 (4.60%) IPv4
7 61 (3.74%) OSPF
8 59 (3.62%) HTTP
9 46 (2.82%) DHCP
10 36 (2.21%) Internet
11 32 (1.96%) SSL
12 29 (1.78%) LAN
13 28 (1.72%) FTP
14 24 (1.47%) SAN
15 21 (1.29%) SSH
16 20 (1.23%) BGP
17 18 (1.10%) SNMP
17 18 (1.10%) WAN
18 16 (0.98%) SMTP
18 16 (0.98%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 214 (13.13%) MySQL
1 214 (13.13%) PostgreSQL
2 159 (9.75%) SQL Server
3 128 (7.85%) MongoDB
4 118 (7.24%) Redis
5 101 (6.20%) MariaDB
6 82 (5.03%) NoSQL
7 77 (4.72%) Big Data
8 57 (3.50%) Azure SQL Database
9 54 (3.31%) Amazon RDS
10 52 (3.19%) Hadoop
11 41 (2.52%) Relational Database
12 31 (1.90%) Apache Cassandra
13 24 (1.47%) GIS
14 23 (1.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 23 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
15 18 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 16 (0.98%) InfluxDB
16 16 (0.98%) Oracle Database
17 14 (0.86%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 516 (31.66%) Jenkins
2 437 (26.81%) Git (software)
3 208 (12.76%) JIRA
4 120 (7.36%) GitLab
5 103 (6.32%) Subversion
5 103 (6.32%) TeamCity
6 76 (4.66%) Bitbucket
7 63 (3.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 59 (3.62%) Sonatype Nexus
9 58 (3.56%) Team Foundation Server
10 44 (2.70%) Selenium
11 35 (2.15%) Maven
12 34 (2.09%) Octopus Deploy
13 33 (2.02%) Artifactory
14 27 (1.66%) Cucumber
14 27 (1.66%) Travis CI
15 22 (1.35%) Gradle
15 22 (1.35%) Visual Studio
16 19 (1.17%) SonarQube
17 17 (1.04%) Postman
General
1 267 (16.38%) Finance
2 90 (5.52%) Banking
3 63 (3.87%) Law
4 58 (3.56%) Telecoms
5 57 (3.50%) Public Sector
6 49 (3.01%) Games
7 44 (2.70%) Legal
8 39 (2.39%) Retail
9 36 (2.21%) Marketing
10 23 (1.41%) Front Office
10 23 (1.41%) Investment Banking
11 19 (1.17%) Electronics
12 18 (1.10%) Manufacturing
13 16 (0.98%) Aerospace
14 15 (0.92%) Financial Institution
15 9 (0.55%) Advertising
15 9 (0.55%) Automotive
16 6 (0.37%) Back Office
16 6 (0.37%) Local Government
16 6 (0.37%) Military
Job Titles
1 572 (35.09%) DevOps Engineer
2 176 (10.80%) Developer
3 141 (8.65%) AWS Engineer
4 134 (8.22%) Cloud Engineer
5 129 (7.91%) Azure Engineer
6 126 (7.73%) Linux Engineer
7 119 (7.30%) Senior DevOps
8 113 (6.93%) Azure DevOps Engineer
9 108 (6.63%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 101 (6.20%) AWS DevOps
11 100 (6.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 94 (5.77%) Administrator
13 91 (5.58%) AWS DevOps Engineer
14 87 (5.34%) Systems Engineer
15 81 (4.97%) Azure DevOps
15 81 (4.97%) Platform Engineer
16 73 (4.48%) Systems Administrator
17 68 (4.17%) Analyst
18 54 (3.31%) Senior Developer
19 52 (3.19%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (9.20%) Web Services
2 124 (7.61%) Node.js
3 99 (6.07%) Kafka
4 96 (5.89%) .NET
4 96 (5.89%) HTML
5 63 (3.87%) CSS
5 63 (3.87%) REST
6 55 (3.37%) Elastic Stack
7 48 (2.94%) RabbitMQ
8 44 (2.70%) React
9 42 (2.58%) Spring
10 37 (2.27%) RESTful
10 37 (2.27%) SOAP
11 36 (2.21%) AngularJS
12 32 (1.96%) FIX Protocol
12 32 (1.96%) Spring Boot
13 31 (1.90%) XML
14 30 (1.84%) .NET Core
14 30 (1.84%) LAMP
15 29 (1.78%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 141 (8.65%) Linux Command Line
2 138 (8.47%) Public Cloud
3 85 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
4 70 (4.29%) Cloud Native
5 69 (4.23%) Data Centre
6 43 (2.64%) Hybrid Cloud
7 40 (2.45%) Greenfield Project
8 33 (2.02%) Self-Motivation
9 32 (1.96%) Replication
10 30 (1.84%) Private Cloud
11 29 (1.78%) Clustering
12 28 (1.72%) Algorithms
12 28 (1.72%) PKI
13 26 (1.60%) Mobile App
14 23 (1.41%) Hedge funds
15 22 (1.35%) Organisational Skills
16 21 (1.29%) Derivative
17 19 (1.17%) Data Structures
17 19 (1.17%) Equities
17 19 (1.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1,053 (64.60%) Linux
2 370 (22.70%) Windows
3 224 (13.74%) Unix
4 187 (11.47%) CentOS
5 145 (8.90%) Ubuntu
6 131 (8.04%) Windows Server
7 111 (6.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 68 (4.17%) Windows Server 2016
9 54 (3.31%) Debian
10 30 (1.84%) Solaris
11 23 (1.41%) Android
12 17 (1.04%) Mac OS
13 16 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
14 12 (0.74%) Apple iOS
14 12 (0.74%) VMS
15 11 (0.67%) Fedora
16 10 (0.61%) Windows Server 2019
17 8 (0.49%) Oracle Linux
18 6 (0.37%) Windows 7
19 4 (0.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 931 (57.12%) DevOps
2 549 (33.68%) Agile Software Development
3 414 (25.40%) Infrastructure as Code
4 354 (21.72%) Configuration Management
5 228 (13.99%) Problem-Solving
6 218 (13.37%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 197 (12.09%) Continuous Integration
8 170 (10.43%) Scrum
9 163 (10.00%) Data Science
10 162 (9.94%) Machine Learning
11 146 (8.96%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 146 (8.96%) Microservices
12 142 (8.71%) Continuous Delivery
12 142 (8.71%) DevSecOps
13 128 (7.85%) Test Automation
14 127 (7.79%) SDLC
15 123 (7.55%) Software Engineering
16 119 (7.30%) Computer Science
16 119 (7.30%) Task Automation
17 117 (7.18%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1,219 (74.79%) Python
2 542 (33.25%) PowerShell
3 355 (21.78%) Java
4 340 (20.86%) SQL
5 274 (16.81%) JavaScript
6 227 (13.93%) Ruby
7 222 (13.62%) Perl
8 211 (12.94%) Go
9 195 (11.96%) C#
10 191 (11.72%) PHP
11 110 (6.75%) Shell Script
12 108 (6.63%) Groovy
13 81 (4.97%) C
14 66 (4.05%) TypeScript
15 50 (3.07%) C++
16 35 (2.15%) Scala
17 21 (1.29%) PL/SQL
18 14 (0.86%) Java 8
18 14 (0.86%) Korn
18 14 (0.86%) R
Qualifications
1 160 (9.82%) Degree
2 148 (9.08%) Security Cleared
3 100 (6.13%) SC Cleared
4 61 (3.74%) Computer Science Degree
5 42 (2.58%) RHCE
6 35 (2.15%) DV Cleared
7 34 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
8 32 (1.96%) GIAC
9 29 (1.78%) AWS Certification
10 19 (1.17%) MCSE
11 16 (0.98%) ISTQB
12 14 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
13 13 (0.80%) CCNA
14 12 (0.74%) MCSA
14 12 (0.74%) OSCP
15 10 (0.61%) SANS
15 10 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 9 (0.55%) CompTIA Security+
16 9 (0.55%) OSCE
17 8 (0.49%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (2.70%) QA
2 36 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 28 (1.72%) GDPR
4 19 (1.17%) PCI DSS
5 13 (0.80%) NIST
5 13 (0.80%) SLA
6 11 (0.67%) HIPAA
6 11 (0.67%) ISO 9001
6 11 (0.67%) MiFID
7 10 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 9 (0.55%) SOC 1
8 9 (0.55%) SOC 2
9 6 (0.37%) OpenSCAP
10 4 (0.25%) WAI
10 4 (0.25%) WCAG
11 3 (0.18%) GPG13
12 1 (0.061%) Cyber Essentials
12 1 (0.061%) NCSC
12 1 (0.061%) PSD2
System Software
1 696 (42.70%) Docker
2 241 (14.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 94 (5.77%) Active Directory
4 77 (4.72%) VMware ESXi
5 55 (3.37%) Hyper-V
6 36 (2.21%) KVM
7 32 (1.96%) Xen
8 23 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
9 22 (1.35%) vSphere
10 20 (1.23%) Postfix
11 16 (0.98%) NFS
12 14 (0.86%) Firmware
12 14 (0.86%) Samba
13 13 (0.80%) HDFS
13 13 (0.80%) iptables
13 13 (0.80%) QEMU
14 12 (0.74%) Kamailio
15 10 (0.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 9 (0.55%) VirtualBox
17 6 (0.37%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 684 (41.96%) Ansible
2 638 (39.14%) Terraform
3 632 (38.77%) Kubernetes
4 434 (26.63%) Puppet
5 216 (13.25%) Opscode Chef
6 158 (9.69%) Prometheus
7 138 (8.47%) Grafana
8 38 (2.33%) Nagios
9 28 (1.72%) HAProxy
10 26 (1.60%) ZABBIX
11 24 (1.47%) CFEngine
12 22 (1.35%) Kibana
13 19 (1.17%) Consul
14 16 (0.98%) Rundeck
15 15 (0.92%) Packer
16 13 (0.80%) Galera Cluster
16 13 (0.80%) vCenter Server
17 12 (0.74%) Docker Swarm
17 12 (0.74%) Rancher
17 12 (0.74%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 275 (16.87%) VMware
2 235 (14.42%) Microsoft
3 194 (11.90%) Red Hat
4 146 (8.96%) Google
5 128 (7.85%) Oracle
6 73 (4.48%) Splunk
7 68 (4.17%) SaltStack
8 65 (3.99%) New Relic
9 57 (3.50%) Atlassian
10 41 (2.52%) Cisco
11 28 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
12 26 (1.60%) HP
13 23 (1.41%) SAP
14 19 (1.17%) SonicWALL
15 18 (1.10%) Dynatrace
16 17 (1.04%) Juniper
17 15 (0.92%) Apple
17 15 (0.92%) Fidessa
18 13 (0.80%) GENBAND
18 13 (0.80%) Mitel