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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 25 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bash Shell
England > South East
6 months to
25 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 153 164 159
Rank change year-on-year +11 -5 +10
Permanent jobs citing Bash 490 312 277
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.21% 2.03% 1.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.60% 3.68% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 248 215 230
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £39,975
25th Percentile £42,250 £42,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £76,250 £68,750 £68,750
90th Percentile £85,375 £77,500 £82,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% +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 the South East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 10,658 8,485 7,955
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 48.17% 55.34% 56.03%
Number of salaries quoted 6,379 6,500 6,794
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £38,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £72,500 £64,813 £62,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £74,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%

Bash
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Bash in the South East

Bash
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Bash in the South East

Bash
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Bash in the South East over the 6 months to 25 June 2022.

Salary histogram for Bash in the South East

Bash
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Bash within the South East region over the 6 months to 25 June 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
Surrey +34 169 £50,750 -7.73% 10
Hampshire 0 162 £70,000 +7.69% 12
Thames Valley -25 136 £50,000 -20.00% 21
Berkshire -39 54 £72,500 +16.00% 6
Oxfordshire -11 49 £46,250 -15.91% 7
Buckinghamshire -19 34 £50,000 -20.00% 8
Kent -61 17 £38,500 +2.67% 5
East Sussex -2 5 £60,000 +80.45% 1
Home Counties -5 1 £75,000 +11.11%
West Sussex -11 1 £41,000 +31.20% 3
Middlesex - 1 - -
Bash
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Bash.

1 350 (71.43%) Python
2 301 (61.43%) DevOps
3 261 (53.27%) Linux
4 253 (51.63%) Agile
4 253 (51.63%) AWS
5 232 (47.35%) Azure
6 205 (41.84%) PowerShell
7 190 (38.78%) CI/CD
8 181 (36.94%) Ansible
9 176 (35.92%) Kubernetes
10 159 (32.45%) Docker
11 132 (26.94%) Terraform
12 122 (24.90%) Git (software)
13 120 (24.49%) Jenkins
14 106 (21.63%) Perl
15 100 (20.41%) Windows
16 96 (19.59%) .NET
17 94 (19.18%) Finance
18 91 (18.57%) SQL
18 91 (18.57%) Java
19 88 (17.96%) Test Automation
20 87 (17.76%) CentOS
20 87 (17.76%) C#
20 87 (17.76%) Microsoft
21 86 (17.55%) Linux Command Line
22 85 (17.35%) Serverless
23 84 (17.14%) VMware
24 82 (16.73%) Puppet
25 81 (16.53%) GitHub
26 77 (15.71%) Opscode Chef

Bash
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 30 (6.12%) OpenStack
2 28 (5.71%) Apache
3 26 (5.31%) Elasticsearch
4 22 (4.49%) IIS
5 15 (3.06%) nginx
6 11 (2.24%) Confluence
6 11 (2.24%) Tomcat
7 9 (1.84%) Apache Spark
8 8 (1.63%) WildFly
8 8 (1.63%) WordPress
9 6 (1.22%) Jetty
10 4 (0.82%) ArcGIS
11 3 (0.61%) Cloud Foundry
11 3 (0.61%) MS Exchange
11 3 (0.61%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.41%) Ethereum
12 2 (0.41%) GemFire
12 2 (0.41%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2010
13 1 (0.20%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (1.63%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 253 (51.63%) AWS
2 232 (47.35%) Azure
3 85 (17.35%) Serverless
4 81 (16.53%) GitHub
5 60 (12.24%) GitHub Actions
6 59 (12.04%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 58 (11.84%) SaaS
8 55 (11.22%) Azure Event Grid
8 55 (11.22%) Azure Service Bus
9 51 (10.41%) Azure AKS
10 44 (8.98%) GCP
11 40 (8.16%) Azure Functions
12 39 (7.96%) Azure Data Factory
12 39 (7.96%) Azure Monitor
13 37 (7.55%) AWS CloudFormation
13 37 (7.55%) Azure Synapse Analytics
14 32 (6.53%) AWS CodePipeline
15 28 (5.71%) AWS Lambda
16 26 (5.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 23 (4.69%) AWS Step Functions
Communications & Networking
1 25 (5.10%) Wireshark
2 20 (4.08%) Cisco IPT
3 19 (3.88%) Firewall
4 17 (3.47%) TCP/IP
5 16 (3.27%) DNS
6 13 (2.65%) SMTP
7 9 (1.84%) Asterisk PBX
7 9 (1.84%) DHCP
8 8 (1.63%) SSH
9 7 (1.43%) FTP
10 6 (1.22%) Ethernet
10 6 (1.22%) Internet
10 6 (1.22%) Network Security
11 5 (1.02%) BGP
11 5 (1.02%) Wireless
12 3 (0.61%) HTTP
12 3 (0.61%) LAN
12 3 (0.61%) SSL
12 3 (0.61%) VXLAN
12 3 (0.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (13.47%) MySQL
2 50 (10.20%) Big Data
3 41 (8.37%) Data Lake
4 37 (7.55%) NoSQL
5 32 (6.53%) PostgreSQL
6 29 (5.92%) InfluxDB
6 29 (5.92%) SQL Server
7 28 (5.71%) MongoDB
8 23 (4.69%) Amazon Athena
9 19 (3.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 18 (3.67%) Apache Cassandra
11 9 (1.84%) Hadoop
12 7 (1.43%) HBase
13 5 (1.02%) Azure SQL Database
13 5 (1.02%) MariaDB
14 4 (0.82%) Amazon Redshift
14 4 (0.82%) Power BI
15 3 (0.61%) BusinessObjects
15 3 (0.61%) RDBMS
15 3 (0.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 122 (24.90%) Git (software)
2 120 (24.49%) Jenkins
3 32 (6.53%) Selenium
4 28 (5.71%) GitLab
4 28 (5.71%) Maven
5 26 (5.31%) JIRA
5 26 (5.31%) SonarQube
5 26 (5.31%) SpecFlow
6 23 (4.69%) Octopus Deploy
7 11 (2.24%) Cucumber
7 11 (2.24%) Visual Studio
8 8 (1.63%) Bitbucket
8 8 (1.63%) Snakemake
9 7 (1.43%) Mockito
10 6 (1.22%) JUnit
10 6 (1.22%) Postman
10 6 (1.22%) WebDriver
11 5 (1.02%) CircleCI
12 4 (0.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (0.82%) Moq
General
1 94 (19.18%) Finance
2 58 (11.84%) Telecoms
3 56 (11.43%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 54 (11.02%) Analytical Skills
5 51 (10.41%) Social Skills
6 33 (6.73%) Law
7 28 (5.71%) Manufacturing
8 25 (5.10%) Public Sector
9 17 (3.47%) Retail
10 15 (3.06%) Local Government
10 15 (3.06%) Organisational Skills
11 13 (2.65%) Advertising
11 13 (2.65%) Electronics
12 7 (1.43%) Banking
12 7 (1.43%) Games
13 6 (1.22%) Marketing
14 3 (0.61%) Legal
15 1 (0.20%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 131 (26.73%) DevOps Engineer
2 92 (18.78%) Cloud Engineer
3 54 (11.02%) Developer
4 50 (10.20%) Azure Engineer
5 49 (10.00%) Data Engineer
6 40 (8.16%) Senior Data Engineer
7 38 (7.76%) Security Engineer
8 37 (7.55%) Architect
8 37 (7.55%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 37 (7.55%) Senior Security Engineer
9 35 (7.14%) Software Engineer
10 33 (6.73%) Systems Engineer
11 26 (5.31%) Software Developer
12 23 (4.69%) AWS Architect
12 23 (4.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 23 (4.69%) Security Architect
13 22 (4.49%) Developer in Test
14 20 (4.08%) C Software Engineer
14 20 (4.08%) C/C++ Software Engineer
14 20 (4.08%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (19.59%) .NET
2 47 (9.59%) Elastic Stack
3 41 (8.37%) Node.js
4 39 (7.96%) Kafka
5 35 (7.14%) CSS
5 35 (7.14%) HTML
5 35 (7.14%) REST
6 27 (5.51%) YAML
7 24 (4.90%) .NET Core
8 23 (4.69%) RabbitMQ
9 19 (3.88%) ARM Templates
10 17 (3.47%) RESTful
11 16 (3.27%) HTML5
11 16 (3.27%) JSON
12 14 (2.86%) React
13 12 (2.45%) GraphQL
13 12 (2.45%) jQuery
14 11 (2.24%) AngularJS
15 9 (1.84%) Apache NiFi
15 9 (1.84%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 86 (17.55%) Linux Command Line
2 49 (10.00%) Cyberattack
3 41 (8.37%) Cyber Defence
4 37 (7.55%) Greenfield Project
5 30 (6.12%) Cloud Native
6 28 (5.71%) Social Media
7 27 (5.51%) Replication
7 27 (5.51%) Smartphone
8 26 (5.31%) Smart Meter
9 23 (4.69%) Self-Motivation
10 22 (4.49%) Data Centre
11 14 (2.86%) Clustering
11 14 (2.86%) Hybrid Cloud
11 14 (2.86%) Public Cloud
12 13 (2.65%) Cybercrime
13 11 (2.24%) Algorithms
14 8 (1.63%) Fibre Optics
15 7 (1.43%) IoT
16 6 (1.22%) Tandem
17 5 (1.02%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 261 (53.27%) Linux
2 100 (20.41%) Windows
3 87 (17.76%) CentOS
4 65 (13.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 54 (11.02%) Windows Server
6 43 (8.78%) Unix
7 33 (6.73%) Ubuntu
8 19 (3.88%) Debian
9 16 (3.27%) VMS
10 6 (1.22%) Mac OS
10 6 (1.22%) Scientific Linux
10 6 (1.22%) Windows 10
11 5 (1.02%) Windows Server 2019
12 3 (0.61%) SUSE
13 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 301 (61.43%) DevOps
2 253 (51.63%) Agile
3 190 (38.78%) CI/CD
4 88 (17.96%) Test Automation
5 75 (15.31%) Risk Management
6 71 (14.49%) Continuous Integration
7 66 (13.47%) Infrastructure as Code
8 62 (12.65%) Analytics
8 62 (12.65%) Data Analytics
9 59 (12.04%) Configuration Management
10 58 (11.84%) Problem-Solving
11 56 (11.43%) Software Engineering
12 49 (10.00%) Information Security
13 48 (9.80%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
13 48 (9.80%) Microservices
13 48 (9.80%) Threat Intelligence
14 45 (9.18%) Software Testing
15 44 (8.98%) Security Operations
16 42 (8.57%) Load Balancing
17 41 (8.37%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 350 (71.43%) Python
2 205 (41.84%) PowerShell
3 106 (21.63%) Perl
4 91 (18.57%) Java
4 91 (18.57%) SQL
5 87 (17.76%) C#
6 50 (10.20%) JavaScript
7 46 (9.39%) Scala
8 44 (8.98%) PHP
8 44 (8.98%) Ruby
9 34 (6.94%) C
10 28 (5.71%) C++
11 22 (4.49%) Shell Script
12 19 (3.88%) Go
13 17 (3.47%) T-SQL
14 13 (2.65%) R
15 9 (1.84%) ES6
16 8 (1.63%) Groovy
17 6 (1.22%) TypeScript
18 5 (1.02%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 71 (14.49%) Security Cleared
2 36 (7.35%) Degree
3 24 (4.90%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (4.69%) SC Cleared
5 22 (4.49%) CISSP
6 20 (4.08%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 12 (2.45%) Computer Science Degree
8 11 (2.24%) CCA
9 9 (1.84%) DV Cleared
9 9 (1.84%) PhD
10 5 (1.02%) AWS Certification
11 4 (0.82%) CCNP
12 3 (0.61%) CCIE
12 3 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.61%) Oracle Certification
13 2 (0.41%) GCFA
13 2 (0.41%) GCIA
13 2 (0.41%) GCIH
13 2 (0.41%) Network+ Certification
13 2 (0.41%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.33%) QA
2 15 (3.06%) GRC
2 15 (3.06%) PCI DSS
3 14 (2.86%) SOC 1
3 14 (2.86%) SOC 2
4 6 (1.22%) SLA
5 4 (0.82%) GDPR
6 3 (0.61%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.41%) Accessibility
7 2 (0.41%) NIST
8 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 159 (32.45%) Docker
2 58 (11.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (6.53%) Active Directory
4 26 (5.31%) VMware ESXi
5 20 (4.08%) KVM
6 17 (3.47%) Xen
7 15 (3.06%) vSphere
8 6 (1.22%) Lustre
8 6 (1.22%) Slurm Workload Manager
9 4 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.41%) FreeRADIUS
10 2 (0.41%) iptables
11 1 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.20%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.20%) NFS
11 1 (0.20%) Postfix
11 1 (0.20%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 181 (36.94%) Ansible
2 176 (35.92%) Kubernetes
3 132 (26.94%) Terraform
4 82 (16.73%) Puppet
5 77 (15.71%) Opscode Chef
6 66 (13.47%) Grafana
7 26 (5.31%) Prometheus
8 19 (3.88%) logstash
9 14 (2.86%) PowerCLI
10 8 (1.63%) cPanel
10 8 (1.63%) vCenter Server
11 7 (1.43%) Packer
12 6 (1.22%) Nagios
13 5 (1.02%) Kibana
14 3 (0.61%) SCCM
15 2 (0.41%) Single Sign-On
16 1 (0.20%) Avamar
16 1 (0.20%) Galera Cluster
16 1 (0.20%) Opsgenie
16 1 (0.20%) Simpana
Vendors
1 87 (17.76%) Microsoft
2 84 (17.14%) VMware
3 73 (14.90%) Red Hat
4 38 (7.76%) Databricks
5 27 (5.51%) Perforce
6 16 (3.27%) SaltStack
7 14 (2.86%) Google
8 9 (1.84%) Atlassian
8 9 (1.84%) Dynatrace
8 9 (1.84%) LogicMonitor
8 9 (1.84%) Oracle
9 7 (1.43%) IBM
10 6 (1.22%) Cisco
10 6 (1.22%) Palo Alto
11 4 (0.82%) Citrix
11 4 (0.82%) FIS
11 4 (0.82%) Sun
11 4 (0.82%) WorldPay
11 4 (0.82%) Zend
12 3 (0.61%) Foundry