Period
to 25 January 2022

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 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bash Shell
England > South East
6 months to
25 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 150 220 187
Rank change year-on-year +70 -33 -12
Permanent jobs citing Bash 416 112 398
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.31% 1.11% 1.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.48% 1.91% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 248 90 325
10th Percentile £36,750 £33,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £48,750 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +12.82% -15.22% +9.52%
75th Percentile £72,500 £67,250 £67,500
90th Percentile £80,750 £72,625 £82,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%

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 9,284 5,863 12,665
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 51.51% 58.33% 54.85%
Number of salaries quoted 6,629 5,119 10,904
10th Percentile £34,500 £32,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £62,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +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 January 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 January 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
Hampshire +33 169 £55,000 +25.71% 13
Surrey +13 116 £67,500 +10.66% 10
Thames Valley -14 92 £52,500 +16.67% 24
Berkshire -17 36 £67,500 +50.00% 12
Oxfordshire +1 33 £42,500 -34.62% 4
Kent -27 28 £38,500 +22.22% 1
Buckinghamshire -31 26 £50,000 +11.11% 8
East Sussex -25 7 £55,000 -15.38% 3
West Sussex +3 3 - -
Middlesex - 2 - -
Bash
England

For the 6 months to 25 January 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.

1 275 (66.11%) Python
2 267 (64.18%) DevOps
3 250 (60.10%) Azure
4 225 (54.09%) Agile Software Development
5 214 (51.44%) AWS
6 199 (47.84%) Linux
7 190 (45.67%) CI/CD
8 166 (39.90%) Kubernetes
9 158 (37.98%) PowerShell
10 151 (36.30%) Docker
11 147 (35.34%) .NET
12 135 (32.45%) Ansible
13 132 (31.73%) Microsoft
14 129 (31.01%) Terraform
15 127 (30.53%) C#
16 113 (27.16%) Java
17 108 (25.96%) GitHub
18 107 (25.72%) Git (software)
19 96 (23.08%) Kafka
20 91 (21.88%) Jenkins
21 90 (21.63%) GitHub Actions
22 86 (20.67%) Analytics
23 79 (18.99%) Azure Service Bus
24 77 (18.51%) Azure Event Grid
25 75 (18.03%) Windows
26 73 (17.55%) Data Analytics
27 70 (16.83%) Serverless
28 69 (16.59%) Continuous Improvement
28 69 (16.59%) Test Automation
29 68 (16.35%) 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 57 (13.70%) Elasticsearch
2 29 (6.97%) Apache
3 20 (4.81%) Apache Airflow
4 19 (4.57%) Apache Spark
5 15 (3.61%) OpenStack
6 13 (3.13%) Cloud Foundry
6 13 (3.13%) GemFire
7 11 (2.64%) Confluence
7 11 (2.64%) IIS
7 11 (2.64%) Jupyter
8 7 (1.68%) Tomcat
9 5 (1.20%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.96%) JBoss
10 4 (0.96%) nginx
11 2 (0.48%) Ethereum
11 2 (0.48%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (2.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.24%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 250 (60.10%) Azure
2 214 (51.44%) AWS
3 108 (25.96%) GitHub
4 90 (21.63%) GitHub Actions
5 79 (18.99%) Azure Service Bus
6 77 (18.51%) Azure Event Grid
7 70 (16.83%) Serverless
8 55 (13.22%) AWS CloudFormation
9 46 (11.06%) Amazon S3
10 44 (10.58%) Azure Data Factory
11 43 (10.34%) AWS Lambda
12 41 (9.86%) Amazon EC2
12 41 (9.86%) Azure Logic Apps
13 40 (9.62%) Azure Cosmos DB
13 40 (9.62%) Azure Monitor
14 38 (9.13%) Azure Functions
14 38 (9.13%) Azure Synapse Analytics
15 35 (8.41%) Amazon EKS
16 32 (7.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 29 (6.97%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 58 (13.94%) Cisco IPT
2 20 (4.81%) SSH
3 16 (3.85%) Firewall
4 15 (3.61%) SMTP
5 13 (3.13%) Calico
6 12 (2.88%) FTP
7 11 (2.64%) TCP/IP
8 8 (1.92%) Internet
9 7 (1.68%) DNS
9 7 (1.68%) HTTP
10 6 (1.44%) WAN
11 5 (1.20%) Asterisk PBX
11 5 (1.20%) SpaceWire
12 4 (0.96%) LAN
12 4 (0.96%) Wireless
12 4 (0.96%) Wireshark
13 3 (0.72%) DHCP
13 3 (0.72%) SAN
13 3 (0.72%) SNMP
13 3 (0.72%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (15.14%) Big Data
1 63 (15.14%) Data Lake
2 46 (11.06%) Amazon RDS
2 46 (11.06%) SQL Server
3 44 (10.58%) MongoDB
3 44 (10.58%) NoSQL
4 43 (10.34%) MySQL
5 41 (9.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 39 (9.38%) Apache Cassandra
7 31 (7.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 31 (7.45%) Amazon Redshift
8 29 (6.97%) Amazon Athena
8 29 (6.97%) Electronic Patient Records
9 28 (6.73%) PostgreSQL
10 11 (2.64%) InfluxDB
11 6 (1.44%) Hadoop
11 6 (1.44%) Relational Database
12 5 (1.20%) MariaDB
12 5 (1.20%) Spatial Data
13 4 (0.96%) HBase
Development Applications
1 107 (25.72%) Git (software)
2 91 (21.88%) Jenkins
3 57 (13.70%) Selenium
4 43 (10.34%) SpecFlow
5 42 (10.10%) JIRA
6 31 (7.45%) Octopus Deploy
7 25 (6.01%) GitLab
7 25 (6.01%) Maven
7 25 (6.01%) SonarQube
8 20 (4.81%) Cucumber
9 16 (3.85%) Sonatype Nexus
10 14 (3.37%) Moq
11 13 (3.13%) Gradle
11 13 (3.13%) gulp
11 13 (3.13%) Protractor
12 12 (2.88%) Postman
13 11 (2.64%) TestRail
14 10 (2.40%) JMeter
15 9 (2.16%) kappa
16 8 (1.92%) WebSurge
General
1 45 (10.82%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 44 (10.58%) Finance
3 42 (10.10%) Telecoms
4 30 (7.21%) Social Skills
5 28 (6.73%) Law
6 23 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (4.09%) Banking
8 5 (1.20%) Public Sector
9 4 (0.96%) Organisational Skills
10 2 (0.48%) Advertising
10 2 (0.48%) Presentation Skills
10 2 (0.48%) Retail
11 1 (0.24%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.24%) Billing
11 1 (0.24%) Electronics
11 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.24%) Marketing
11 1 (0.24%) Public Speaking
Job Titles
1 82 (19.71%) DevOps Engineer
2 77 (18.51%) Cloud Engineer
3 67 (16.11%) Data Engineer
4 64 (15.38%) Developer
5 58 (13.94%) Security Engineer
6 52 (12.50%) Senior Data Engineer
7 50 (12.02%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 49 (11.78%) Senior Security Engineer
9 42 (10.10%) AWS Engineer
9 42 (10.10%) Software Developer
10 38 (9.13%) Software Engineer
11 37 (8.89%) Developer in Test
12 32 (7.69%) Consultant
13 30 (7.21%) Azure Engineer
14 24 (5.77%) Azure Consultant
14 24 (5.77%) C Software Engineer
14 24 (5.77%) C/C++ Software Engineer
14 24 (5.77%) C++ Software Engineer
14 24 (5.77%) Senior Consultant
15 23 (5.53%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (35.34%) .NET
2 96 (23.08%) Kafka
3 54 (12.98%) RabbitMQ
4 43 (10.34%) .NET Core
5 31 (7.45%) RESTful
6 23 (5.53%) AngularJS
6 23 (5.53%) JSON
7 22 (5.29%) Elastic Stack
8 20 (4.81%) ActiveMQ
8 20 (4.81%) Node.js
9 18 (4.33%) CSS
9 18 (4.33%) HTML
9 18 (4.33%) Spring
10 14 (3.37%) Spring Boot
11 13 (3.13%) ARM Templates
11 13 (3.13%) EDIFACT
11 13 (3.13%) J2EE
11 13 (3.13%) Spring Integration
11 13 (3.13%) WireMock
11 13 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (9.86%) Self-Motivation
2 27 (6.49%) Smart Meter
3 23 (5.53%) Cloud Native
4 22 (5.29%) Linux Command Line
5 18 (4.33%) Cyber Defence
6 17 (4.09%) Cyberattack
7 13 (3.13%) Algorithms
7 13 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
8 12 (2.88%) iSeries
8 12 (2.88%) Legacy Systems
9 11 (2.64%) Life Science
10 9 (2.16%) Cybercrime
10 9 (2.16%) Data Centre
10 9 (2.16%) Replication
10 9 (2.16%) Smartphone
10 9 (2.16%) Social Media
11 7 (1.68%) Private Cloud
12 5 (1.20%) Embedded Systems
12 5 (1.20%) PKI
13 4 (0.96%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 199 (47.84%) Linux
2 75 (18.03%) Windows
3 54 (12.98%) Unix
4 43 (10.34%) Windows Server
5 39 (9.38%) CentOS
6 21 (5.05%) Mac OS
7 15 (3.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (2.40%) Windows 10
9 8 (1.92%) VMS
10 6 (1.44%) Debian
11 4 (0.96%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.72%) Check Point GAiA
12 3 (0.72%) Windows Server 2019
13 1 (0.24%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 267 (64.18%) DevOps
2 225 (54.09%) Agile Software Development
3 190 (45.67%) CI/CD
4 86 (20.67%) Analytics
5 73 (17.55%) Data Analytics
6 69 (16.59%) Continuous Improvement
6 69 (16.59%) Test Automation
7 65 (15.63%) Software Engineering
8 63 (15.14%) ETL
9 62 (14.90%) Risk Management
10 58 (13.94%) Data Security
10 58 (13.94%) Information Management
11 57 (13.70%) SDLC
12 55 (13.22%) Scrum
13 52 (12.50%) Computer Science
14 51 (12.26%) Security Operations
15 49 (11.78%) Runbook
15 49 (11.78%) Threat Modelling
16 47 (11.30%) Software Testing
17 46 (11.06%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 275 (66.11%) Python
2 158 (37.98%) PowerShell
3 127 (30.53%) C#
4 113 (27.16%) Java
5 67 (16.11%) Scala
6 66 (15.87%) SQL
7 55 (13.22%) Perl
8 43 (10.34%) C
9 39 (9.38%) JavaScript
10 34 (8.17%) C++
11 26 (6.25%) PHP
12 23 (5.53%) Go
13 20 (4.81%) Ruby
14 13 (3.13%) R
15 12 (2.88%) RPG
15 12 (2.88%) RPG IV
15 12 (2.88%) RPG/400
16 10 (2.40%) Shell Script
17 9 (2.16%) C-shell
18 5 (1.20%) ES6
Qualifications
1 61 (14.66%) Cisco Certification
2 58 (13.94%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 58 (13.94%) CISSP
3 44 (10.58%) Security Cleared
4 33 (7.93%) AWS Certification
5 25 (6.01%) Degree
6 20 (4.81%) Computer Science Degree
7 17 (4.09%) SC Cleared
8 13 (3.13%) OCP
8 13 (3.13%) Oracle Certification
9 9 (2.16%) CCSP
10 3 (0.72%) CCA
10 3 (0.72%) CCIE
10 3 (0.72%) CCNP
10 3 (0.72%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (0.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.48%) IBM Certification
11 2 (0.48%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.48%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 2 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (13.22%) QA
2 18 (4.33%) SLA
3 5 (1.20%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.48%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.24%) NIST
System Software
1 151 (36.30%) Docker
2 29 (6.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (6.73%) Active Directory
4 17 (4.09%) Virtual Machines
5 10 (2.40%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (2.16%) KVM
6 9 (2.16%) vSphere
6 9 (2.16%) Xen
7 3 (0.72%) VMware NSX
8 1 (0.24%) FreeRADIUS
8 1 (0.24%) iptables
8 1 (0.24%) LXC
Systems Management
1 166 (39.90%) Kubernetes
2 135 (32.45%) Ansible
3 129 (31.01%) Terraform
4 68 (16.35%) Opscode Chef
5 61 (14.66%) Puppet
6 34 (8.17%) Grafana
7 15 (3.61%) Kibana
8 9 (2.16%) logstash
9 7 (1.68%) Packer
10 4 (0.96%) Control-M
10 4 (0.96%) vCenter Server
11 3 (0.72%) Avamar
11 3 (0.72%) FortiGate
11 3 (0.72%) vRealize
12 2 (0.48%) Consul
12 2 (0.48%) FlexNet
12 2 (0.48%) HAProxy
12 2 (0.48%) Prometheus
13 1 (0.24%) Host Intrusion Detection System
13 1 (0.24%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 132 (31.73%) Microsoft
2 59 (14.18%) Databricks
3 39 (9.38%) VMware
4 18 (4.33%) Red Hat
5 17 (4.09%) Oracle
6 16 (3.85%) IBM
7 13 (3.13%) Cisco
7 13 (3.13%) PayPal
8 12 (2.88%) Zend
9 11 (2.64%) ServiceNow
9 11 (2.64%) YouTube
10 10 (2.40%) Aruba
10 10 (2.40%) Atlassian
10 10 (2.40%) Meraki
11 9 (2.16%) Dynatrace
11 9 (2.16%) Google
11 9 (2.16%) Perforce
12 8 (1.92%) LogicMonitor
13 6 (1.44%) SaltStack
14 4 (0.96%) New Relic