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to

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 27 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bash Shell
UK > England
6 months to
27 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 164 154 168
Rank change year-on-year -10 +14 -13
Permanent jobs citing Bash 3,381 1,839 1,802
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 2.43% 2.23% 2.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.47% 4.03% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1,691 1,363 1,521
10th Percentile £40,853 £36,250 £40,000
25th Percentile £51,250 £47,500 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% +4.35%
75th Percentile £87,500 £78,750 £75,000
90th Percentile £106,250 £91,250 £90,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% - +4.35%

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 England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 75,655 45,670 46,073
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 54.29% 55.32% 54.96%
Number of salaries quoted 39,309 35,400 38,673
10th Percentile £37,500 £34,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £83,750 £76,250 £75,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £92,500 £90,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% - +4.76%

Bash
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Bash in England

Bash
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Bash in England

Bash
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Bash in England over the 6 months to 27 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Bash in England

Bash
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 within the England region over the 6 months to 27 May 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
London +3 1,997 £80,000 +6.67% 155
South East +14 467 £55,000 - 41
North of England -56 313 £55,000 -8.33% 47
South West 0 267 £50,000 - 29
Midlands -37 174 £60,000 +20.00% 25
North West -51 155 £52,500 -10.64% 23
Yorkshire -57 118 £60,000 - 15
East Midlands -7 98 £60,000 +41.18% 14
East of England -66 94 £62,500 +8.70% 29
West Midlands -59 76 £65,000 +8.33% 11
North East +9 40 £40,000 -4.19% 9
Bash
UK

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 England region with a requirement for Bash.

1 2,665 (78.82%) Python
2 1,994 (58.98%) DevOps
3 1,902 (56.26%) AWS
4 1,675 (49.54%) Linux
5 1,550 (45.84%) Azure
6 1,525 (45.10%) Kubernetes
7 1,515 (44.81%) Docker
8 1,479 (43.74%) CI/CD
9 1,407 (41.61%) Terraform
10 1,354 (40.05%) Ansible
11 1,315 (38.89%) PowerShell
12 1,310 (38.75%) Agile
13 1,063 (31.44%) Jenkins
14 937 (27.71%) Finance
15 899 (26.59%) Java
16 884 (26.15%) Git (software)
17 847 (25.05%) GCP
17 847 (25.05%) Infrastructure as Code
18 725 (21.44%) SQL
19 687 (20.32%) Windows
20 678 (20.05%) Puppet
21 660 (19.52%) Configuration Management
22 577 (17.07%) Problem-Solving
23 547 (16.18%) JavaScript
24 517 (15.29%) Go
25 504 (14.91%) Social Skills
26 495 (14.64%) Microsoft
27 469 (13.87%) Opscode Chef
28 437 (12.93%) Software Engineering
29 420 (12.42%) Continuous Integration

Bash
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
1 268 (7.93%) Elasticsearch
2 151 (4.47%) Apache
3 127 (3.76%) Confluence
4 112 (3.31%) nginx
5 89 (2.63%) Apache Spark
6 73 (2.16%) IIS
6 73 (2.16%) OpenStack
7 71 (2.10%) Apache Airflow
8 61 (1.80%) Tomcat
9 33 (0.98%) Oracle Workflow
9 33 (0.98%) WebLogic
10 25 (0.74%) JBoss
11 18 (0.53%) WebSphere
12 16 (0.47%) CMS
13 15 (0.44%) Gunicorn
14 14 (0.41%) Commerce Server
14 14 (0.41%) WebLogic Portal
15 13 (0.38%) ArcGIS
15 13 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 12 (0.35%) Jupyter
Applications
1 43 (1.27%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (0.24%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.12%) Chatbot
4 2 (0.059%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.059%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.030%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.030%) Baselight
5 1 (0.030%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.030%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.030%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 25 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.53%) Sentinel
3 10 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.059%) Front Arena
4 2 (0.059%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.059%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.030%) assyst
5 1 (0.030%) Kondor
5 1 (0.030%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1,902 (56.26%) AWS
2 1,550 (45.84%) Azure
3 847 (25.05%) GCP
4 399 (11.80%) AWS CloudFormation
5 363 (10.74%) Serverless
6 360 (10.65%) GitHub
7 262 (7.75%) SaaS
8 257 (7.60%) Amazon EC2
9 217 (6.42%) Amazon ECS
10 209 (6.18%) Amazon S3
11 186 (5.50%) AWS Lambda
12 182 (5.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 168 (4.97%) GitHub Actions
14 162 (4.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 155 (4.58%) Azure Cosmos DB
16 147 (4.35%) PaaS
17 140 (4.14%) OpenShift
18 132 (3.90%) IaaS
19 131 (3.87%) Amazon EKS
20 127 (3.76%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 280 (8.28%) Firewall
2 233 (6.89%) DNS
3 141 (4.17%) TCP/IP
4 127 (3.76%) Network Security
5 93 (2.75%) VPN
6 86 (2.54%) DHCP
7 75 (2.22%) HTTP
8 69 (2.04%) LAN
9 60 (1.77%) SSH
10 55 (1.63%) Cisco IPT
11 52 (1.54%) SAN
12 50 (1.48%) WAN
13 41 (1.21%) Reverse Proxy
14 38 (1.12%) FTP
14 38 (1.12%) VLAN
15 37 (1.09%) Internet
16 34 (1.01%) Software-Defined Networking
17 33 (0.98%) MQTT
17 33 (0.98%) VoIP
18 31 (0.92%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 403 (11.92%) MySQL
2 341 (10.09%) NoSQL
3 286 (8.46%) Big Data
3 286 (8.46%) PostgreSQL
4 274 (8.10%) SQL Server
5 201 (5.94%) MongoDB
6 179 (5.29%) Relational Database
7 159 (4.70%) Data Lake
8 141 (4.17%) Redis
9 137 (4.05%) Amazon RDS
10 119 (3.52%) Hadoop
11 117 (3.46%) BigQuery
12 105 (3.11%) Amazon Redshift
13 97 (2.87%) Data Warehouse
14 92 (2.72%) Apache Cassandra
15 86 (2.54%) Tableau
16 80 (2.37%) Oracle Database
17 78 (2.31%) RDBMS
18 73 (2.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 73 (2.16%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 1,063 (31.44%) Jenkins
2 884 (26.15%) Git (software)
3 313 (9.26%) JIRA
4 248 (7.34%) GitLab
5 202 (5.97%) Octopus Deploy
6 146 (4.32%) TeamCity
7 136 (4.02%) Maven
8 104 (3.08%) Selenium
9 103 (3.05%) Team Foundation Server
10 100 (2.96%) Travis CI
11 95 (2.81%) CircleCI
12 79 (2.34%) Bitbucket
13 70 (2.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 67 (1.98%) IBM UrbanCode
15 60 (1.77%) Subversion
16 54 (1.60%) SonarQube
17 42 (1.24%) Postman
18 40 (1.18%) Gradle
18 40 (1.18%) JMeter
19 38 (1.12%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 937 (27.71%) Finance
2 504 (14.91%) Social Skills
3 357 (10.56%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 297 (8.78%) Banking
5 295 (8.73%) Retail
6 254 (7.51%) Analytical Skills
7 155 (4.58%) Telecoms
8 153 (4.53%) Marketing
9 121 (3.58%) Games
10 114 (3.37%) Law
11 103 (3.05%) Manufacturing
12 96 (2.84%) Public Sector
13 68 (2.01%) Electronics
14 48 (1.42%) Organisational Skills
15 42 (1.24%) Advertising
16 40 (1.18%) Legal
17 36 (1.06%) Front Office
18 34 (1.01%) Financial Institution
18 34 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
19 33 (0.98%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1,037 (30.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 450 (13.31%) Cloud Engineer
3 294 (8.70%) Developer
4 252 (7.45%) Senior DevOps
5 229 (6.77%) Data Engineer
6 227 (6.71%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 225 (6.65%) Azure Engineer
8 223 (6.60%) Security Engineer
9 196 (5.80%) Software Engineer
10 168 (4.97%) AWS Engineer
11 154 (4.55%) Analyst
12 150 (4.44%) Administrator
13 144 (4.26%) Senior Cloud Engineer
14 142 (4.20%) Architect
15 137 (4.05%) Site Reliability Engineer
16 130 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 126 (3.73%) Senior Data Engineer
18 120 (3.55%) Systems Engineer
19 112 (3.31%) AWS DevOps
20 107 (3.16%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 385 (11.39%) Kafka
2 311 (9.20%) Node.js
3 304 (8.99%) .NET
4 275 (8.13%) React
5 264 (7.81%) Elastic Stack
6 162 (4.79%) Web Services
7 156 (4.61%) RESTful
8 145 (4.29%) REST
9 125 (3.70%) HTML
10 108 (3.19%) RabbitMQ
11 106 (3.14%) CSS
12 100 (2.96%) Spring
13 96 (2.84%) JSON
14 94 (2.78%) .NET Core
15 81 (2.40%) YAML
16 72 (2.13%) AngularJS
17 66 (1.95%) .NET Framework
18 63 (1.86%) Pandas
19 59 (1.75%) LAMP
20 55 (1.63%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 230 (6.80%) Public Cloud
2 215 (6.36%) Cloud Native
3 199 (5.89%) Linux Command Line
4 147 (4.35%) Cyberattack
5 139 (4.11%) Mobile App
6 131 (3.87%) User Experience
7 129 (3.82%) Self-Motivation
8 126 (3.73%) Cyber Defence
9 112 (3.31%) Algorithms
10 78 (2.31%) Data Centre
11 70 (2.07%) Social Media
12 69 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
13 68 (2.01%) FMCG
14 57 (1.69%) Management Information System
15 53 (1.57%) Private Cloud
16 46 (1.36%) Hedge funds
17 44 (1.30%) Replication
17 44 (1.30%) Virtual Team
18 42 (1.24%) Digital Media
19 39 (1.15%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1,675 (49.54%) Linux
2 687 (20.32%) Windows
3 367 (10.85%) Unix
4 241 (7.13%) CentOS
5 185 (5.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 173 (5.12%) Windows Server
7 109 (3.22%) Ubuntu
8 73 (2.16%) Windows Server 2016
9 72 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
10 67 (1.98%) Windows Server 2019
11 66 (1.95%) Apple iOS
12 64 (1.89%) Android
13 62 (1.83%) Mesosphere
14 57 (1.69%) Windows 10
15 35 (1.04%) Debian
16 33 (0.98%) Mac OS X
17 32 (0.95%) Mac OS
18 29 (0.86%) Solaris
19 25 (0.74%) AIX
20 21 (0.62%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,994 (58.98%) DevOps
2 1,479 (43.74%) CI/CD
3 1,310 (38.75%) Agile
4 847 (25.05%) Infrastructure as Code
5 660 (19.52%) Configuration Management
6 577 (17.07%) Problem-Solving
7 437 (12.93%) Software Engineering
8 420 (12.42%) Continuous Integration
9 402 (11.89%) Analytics
10 327 (9.67%) Test Automation
11 326 (9.64%) Site Reliability Engineering
12 323 (9.55%) Microservices
13 311 (9.20%) SDLC
14 309 (9.14%) Mentoring
15 308 (9.11%) Scrum
16 292 (8.64%) Data Science
17 285 (8.43%) Open Source
18 274 (8.10%) Computer Science
19 259 (7.66%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 250 (7.39%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2,665 (78.82%) Python
2 1,315 (38.89%) PowerShell
3 899 (26.59%) Java
4 725 (21.44%) SQL
5 547 (16.18%) JavaScript
6 517 (15.29%) Go
7 306 (9.05%) Ruby
8 304 (8.99%) Perl
9 276 (8.16%) C#
10 259 (7.66%) Groovy
11 192 (5.68%) Shell Script
12 162 (4.79%) Scala
13 159 (4.70%) C++
14 157 (4.64%) PHP
15 151 (4.47%) TypeScript
16 117 (3.46%) C
17 79 (2.34%) R
18 42 (1.24%) Kotlin
19 31 (0.92%) T-SQL
20 23 (0.68%) ES6
Qualifications
1 337 (9.97%) Security Cleared
2 287 (8.49%) Degree
3 170 (5.03%) SC Cleared
4 150 (4.44%) Computer Science Degree
5 103 (3.05%) Cisco Certification
6 102 (3.02%) CISSP
7 99 (2.93%) AWS Certification
8 73 (2.16%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 45 (1.33%) GCIH
10 38 (1.12%) DV Cleared
11 33 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
12 30 (0.89%) GIAC
13 28 (0.83%) GCFA
14 27 (0.80%) SANS
15 26 (0.77%) GREM
16 20 (0.59%) SSCP
17 17 (0.50%) CISMP
17 17 (0.50%) ISTQB
18 16 (0.47%) CCSP
18 16 (0.47%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 152 (4.50%) QA
2 80 (2.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 47 (1.39%) SLA
4 44 (1.30%) PCI DSS
5 27 (0.80%) Data Quality
6 25 (0.74%) NIST
7 20 (0.59%) Cyber Essentials
7 20 (0.59%) SOC 2
8 17 (0.50%) GRC
9 14 (0.41%) SOC 1
10 7 (0.21%) Accessibility
10 7 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 6 (0.18%) GDPR
11 6 (0.18%) ISO 9001
12 4 (0.12%) ISAE 3402
12 4 (0.12%) JTAG
13 3 (0.089%) HIPAA
14 2 (0.059%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
14 2 (0.059%) ISO/IEC 27005
15 1 (0.030%) PSD2
System Software
1 1,515 (44.81%) Docker
2 304 (8.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 256 (7.57%) Active Directory
4 103 (3.05%) Virtual Machines
5 73 (2.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 50 (1.48%) VMware ESXi
7 47 (1.39%) vSphere
8 31 (0.92%) zsh
9 27 (0.80%) Hyper-V
9 27 (0.80%) KVM
10 25 (0.74%) Xen
11 22 (0.65%) NFS
12 10 (0.30%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 10 (0.30%) Postfix
13 7 (0.21%) Firmware
13 7 (0.21%) HDFS
14 6 (0.18%) BitLocker
14 6 (0.18%) Samba
14 6 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
15 5 (0.15%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 1,525 (45.10%) Kubernetes
2 1,407 (41.61%) Terraform
3 1,354 (40.05%) Ansible
4 678 (20.05%) Puppet
5 469 (13.87%) Opscode Chef
6 320 (9.46%) Prometheus
7 287 (8.49%) Grafana
8 108 (3.19%) Kibana
9 100 (2.96%) HAProxy
10 98 (2.90%) Consul
11 78 (2.31%) logstash
12 76 (2.25%) Istio
13 70 (2.07%) Rancher
14 65 (1.92%) ZABBIX
15 63 (1.86%) Docker Swarm
16 62 (1.83%) Automic
17 52 (1.54%) Nagios
17 52 (1.54%) Packer
18 39 (1.15%) Pingdom
19 37 (1.09%) Opsgenie
Vendors
1 495 (14.64%) Microsoft
2 359 (10.62%) VMware
3 345 (10.20%) Splunk
4 299 (8.84%) Google
5 288 (8.52%) Oracle
5 288 (8.52%) Red Hat
6 118 (3.49%) Databricks
7 100 (2.96%) Cisco
8 84 (2.48%) AppDynamics
9 83 (2.45%) ServiceNow
10 73 (2.16%) F5
11 69 (2.04%) SAP
12 67 (1.98%) Facebook
13 64 (1.89%) SaltStack
14 63 (1.86%) Sun
15 61 (1.80%) New Relic
16 57 (1.69%) Dynatrace
17 56 (1.66%) Perforce
18 54 (1.60%) Hitachi
19 52 (1.54%) SolarWinds