Period
to 3 March 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London 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 3 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bash Shell
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
3 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 161 175 189
Rank change year-on-year +14 +14 +2
Permanent jobs citing Bash Shell 856 1,292 1,535
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 2.01% 1.89% 1.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.66% 3.56% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 747 1,135 1,341
Median annual salary £52,500 £51,547 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.85% +3.09% +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,650 £34,000 £31,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £71,250
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 the UK excluding London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 23,416 36,244 45,190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 55.01% 53.05% 54.04%
Number of salaries quoted 19,417 30,092 37,427
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

Bash Shell
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Bash Shell as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Bash Shell in the UK excluding London

Bash Shell
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Bash Shell in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Bash Shell in the UK excluding London

Bash Shell
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Bash Shell in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 3 March 2021.

Salary histogram for Bash Shell in the UK excluding London

Bash Shell
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Bash Shell within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 3 March 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
North of England +43 231 £57,500 +9.52% 66
South West +26 181 £50,500 +12.22% 52
Midlands +54 145 £50,000 - 43
South East -33 140 £52,000 -9.57% 57
North West +33 125 £57,500 +9.52% 37
West Midlands +50 100 £51,000 +2.00% 22
Yorkshire +26 93 £60,000 +9.09% 21
Scotland +33 70 £52,500 +8.81% 15
East of England +47 68 £57,500 +9.52% 37
East Midlands +33 42 £40,000 -15.79% 21
Wales -34 16 £57,500 +27.78% 4
North East +11 13 £35,000 -8.72% 8
Northern Ireland -12 6 £42,500 +32.81% 6
Isle of Man - 1 - -
Bash Shell
UK

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for Bash Shell.

1 601 (70.21%) Python
2 561 (65.54%) Linux
3 478 (55.84%) DevOps
4 400 (46.73%) Ansible
5 383 (44.74%) PowerShell
6 368 (42.99%) Docker
7 354 (41.36%) Azure
8 345 (40.30%) AWS
9 322 (37.62%) Terraform
10 321 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
11 295 (34.46%) Kubernetes
12 246 (28.74%) Windows
13 230 (26.87%) Configuration Management
14 227 (26.52%) Puppet
15 222 (25.93%) Git (software)
16 213 (24.88%) VMware
17 211 (24.65%) Jenkins
18 206 (24.07%) Infrastructure as Code
19 177 (20.68%) VMware Infrastructure
20 168 (19.63%) SQL
20 168 (19.63%) Problem-Solving
21 157 (18.34%) Java
21 157 (18.34%) JavaScript
22 154 (17.99%) Microsoft
23 142 (16.59%) C#
24 139 (16.24%) Ruby
25 135 (15.77%) Opscode Chef
26 128 (14.95%) MySQL
27 127 (14.84%) Red Hat
27 127 (14.84%) JIRA

Bash Shell
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 81 (9.46%) Confluence
2 45 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
3 34 (3.97%) Apache
4 22 (2.57%) nginx
5 20 (2.34%) IIS
6 14 (1.64%) Tomcat
7 12 (1.40%) Apache Spark
8 9 (1.05%) CMS
9 8 (0.93%) OpenStack
10 7 (0.82%) Apache Solr
11 5 (0.58%) WordPress
12 4 (0.47%) EPiServer
12 4 (0.47%) GlassFish
12 4 (0.47%) JBoss
12 4 (0.47%) OpenROAD
12 4 (0.47%) SharePoint
13 3 (0.35%) DNN
13 3 (0.35%) Jupyter
13 3 (0.35%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.23%) CloudStack
Applications
1 10 (1.17%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (0.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.47%) Gephi
4 2 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.12%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.58%) Hyperion Planning
1 5 (0.58%) Magento
2 2 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.12%) Actimize
Cloud Services
1 354 (41.36%) Azure
2 345 (40.30%) AWS
3 101 (11.80%) GCP
4 61 (7.13%) GitHub
5 56 (6.54%) AWS CloudFormation
6 53 (6.19%) Datadog
7 48 (5.61%) PaaS
7 48 (5.61%) Pulumi
8 43 (5.02%) Serverless
9 40 (4.67%) Amazon EC2
10 36 (4.21%) SaaS
11 32 (3.74%) Amazon EKS
12 31 (3.62%) Amazon S3
12 31 (3.62%) Cloud Computing
13 29 (3.39%) AWS Lambda
14 25 (2.92%) Amazon ECS
14 25 (2.92%) OpenShift
15 24 (2.80%) IaaS
16 20 (2.34%) Azure Active Directory
17 18 (2.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 105 (12.27%) Firewall
2 87 (10.16%) VPN
3 63 (7.36%) DNS
3 63 (7.36%) VLAN
4 56 (6.54%) IPv4
5 51 (5.96%) TCP/IP
6 48 (5.61%) OSPF
7 26 (3.04%) DHCP
8 25 (2.92%) SSL
9 19 (2.22%) HTTP
10 16 (1.87%) Internet
11 11 (1.29%) FTP
12 10 (1.17%) SSH
13 8 (0.93%) Wireless
13 8 (0.93%) Wireshark
14 7 (0.82%) 5G
14 7 (0.82%) IPsec
14 7 (0.82%) SAN
14 7 (0.82%) WAN
15 6 (0.70%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (14.95%) MySQL
2 94 (10.98%) PostgreSQL
3 82 (9.58%) SQL Server
4 80 (9.35%) MongoDB
5 67 (7.83%) Redis
6 49 (5.72%) MariaDB
7 46 (5.37%) Azure SQL Database
7 46 (5.37%) Cosmos DB
8 34 (3.97%) Big Data
9 31 (3.62%) NoSQL
10 24 (2.80%) GIS
11 19 (2.22%) Amazon RDS
12 17 (1.99%) Hadoop
13 15 (1.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 13 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
15 11 (1.29%) Apache Hive
15 11 (1.29%) Relational Database
16 10 (1.17%) CouchDB
17 9 (1.05%) Amazon Redshift
18 8 (0.93%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 222 (25.93%) Git (software)
2 211 (24.65%) Jenkins
3 127 (14.84%) JIRA
4 70 (8.18%) Subversion
5 65 (7.59%) GitLab
6 57 (6.66%) Team Foundation Server
7 49 (5.72%) TeamCity
8 28 (3.27%) Bitbucket
9 22 (2.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 17 (1.99%) Visual Studio
11 16 (1.87%) Sonatype Nexus
12 14 (1.64%) SonarQube
13 13 (1.52%) Postman
14 12 (1.40%) Octopus Deploy
14 12 (1.40%) Selenium
15 11 (1.29%) Maven
16 10 (1.17%) GoCD
16 10 (1.17%) Gradle
17 9 (1.05%) Vagrant
18 7 (0.82%) Cucumber
General
1 58 (6.78%) Finance
2 45 (5.26%) Law
3 36 (4.21%) Public Sector
4 31 (3.62%) Retail
5 28 (3.27%) Marketing
6 27 (3.15%) Legal
7 20 (2.34%) Aerospace
8 16 (1.87%) Telecoms
9 15 (1.75%) Electronics
9 15 (1.75%) Games
10 14 (1.64%) Manufacturing
11 8 (0.93%) Automotive
11 8 (0.93%) Banking
11 8 (0.93%) French Language
11 8 (0.93%) German Language
11 8 (0.93%) Spanish Language
12 6 (0.70%) Military
13 4 (0.47%) Dutch Language
14 3 (0.35%) Billing
14 3 (0.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 294 (34.35%) DevOps Engineer
2 99 (11.57%) Linux Engineer
3 90 (10.51%) Developer
4 77 (9.00%) Azure Engineer
5 66 (7.71%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 60 (7.01%) Systems Engineer
7 57 (6.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 56 (6.54%) Senior DevOps
9 55 (6.43%) Azure DevOps
10 50 (5.84%) Administrator
10 50 (5.84%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 45 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
11 45 (5.26%) Platform Engineer
12 42 (4.91%) AWS Engineer
12 42 (4.91%) Linux Systems Engineer
12 42 (4.91%) Systems Administrator
13 37 (4.32%) AWS DevOps
14 33 (3.86%) Analyst
14 33 (3.86%) Linux Administrator
15 31 (3.62%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (12.03%) Web Services
2 62 (7.24%) HTML
3 55 (6.43%) Node.js
4 50 (5.84%) .NET
5 40 (4.67%) Kafka
6 32 (3.74%) CSS
7 29 (3.39%) JSON
8 28 (3.27%) HTML5
9 27 (3.15%) React
9 27 (3.15%) RESTful
10 23 (2.69%) AngularJS
10 23 (2.69%) Elastic Stack
11 20 (2.34%) REST
12 18 (2.10%) RabbitMQ
12 18 (2.10%) YAML
13 17 (1.99%) Vue.js
14 16 (1.87%) .NET Core
15 15 (1.75%) jQuery
15 15 (1.75%) XML
16 14 (1.64%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 87 (10.16%) Linux Command Line
2 85 (9.93%) Public Cloud
3 44 (5.14%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (3.97%) Data Centre
5 22 (2.57%) Hybrid Cloud
6 21 (2.45%) Cloud Native
6 21 (2.45%) Greenfield Project
6 21 (2.45%) PKI
7 14 (1.64%) Private Cloud
8 13 (1.52%) Mobile App
9 10 (1.17%) Clustering
9 10 (1.17%) Management Information System
9 10 (1.17%) Self-Motivation
10 9 (1.05%) Cybercrime
11 8 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (0.93%) Replication
12 7 (0.82%) Analytical Mindset
12 7 (0.82%) Cyberthreat
12 7 (0.82%) Embedded Systems
12 7 (0.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 561 (65.54%) Linux
2 246 (28.74%) Windows
3 120 (14.02%) CentOS
4 99 (11.57%) Unix
5 96 (11.21%) Ubuntu
6 93 (10.86%) Windows Server
7 66 (7.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 46 (5.37%) Windows Server 2016
9 26 (3.04%) Debian
10 19 (2.22%) Solaris
11 13 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (1.17%) Fedora
12 10 (1.17%) Windows Server 2019
13 8 (0.93%) Android
13 8 (0.93%) Mac OS
14 6 (0.70%) Apple iOS
15 3 (0.35%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.35%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 3 (0.35%) VMS
15 3 (0.35%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 478 (55.84%) DevOps
2 321 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 230 (26.87%) Configuration Management
4 206 (24.07%) Infrastructure as Code
5 168 (19.63%) Problem-Solving
6 104 (12.15%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 98 (11.45%) Scrum
8 95 (11.10%) SDLC
9 94 (10.98%) Analytics
10 91 (10.63%) Continuous Integration
10 91 (10.63%) Machine Learning
11 90 (10.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 80 (9.35%) ITIL
13 79 (9.23%) Data Science
14 76 (8.88%) DevSecOps
15 73 (8.53%) Task Automation
16 70 (8.18%) Software Engineering
17 65 (7.59%) Service Management
18 64 (7.48%) Microservices
19 61 (7.13%) Cyber Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 601 (70.21%) Python
2 383 (44.74%) PowerShell
3 168 (19.63%) SQL
4 157 (18.34%) Java
4 157 (18.34%) JavaScript
5 142 (16.59%) C#
6 139 (16.24%) Ruby
7 126 (14.72%) Perl
8 114 (13.32%) Go
9 106 (12.38%) PHP
10 71 (8.29%) Shell Script
11 61 (7.13%) Groovy
12 54 (6.31%) C++
13 51 (5.96%) TypeScript
14 50 (5.84%) C
15 13 (1.52%) PL/SQL
16 9 (1.05%) T-SQL
17 6 (0.70%) VBA
18 5 (0.58%) C-shell
18 5 (0.58%) Korn
Qualifications
1 106 (12.38%) Security Cleared
2 80 (9.35%) Degree
3 75 (8.76%) SC Cleared
4 36 (4.21%) RHCE
5 27 (3.15%) GIAC
6 26 (3.04%) Computer Science Degree
7 21 (2.45%) AWS Certification
8 19 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
9 18 (2.10%) DV Cleared
10 13 (1.52%) MCSE
11 11 (1.29%) ISTQB
11 11 (1.29%) MCSA
12 9 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 7 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (0.82%) CISSP
13 7 (0.82%) DBS Check
13 7 (0.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 7 (0.82%) PhD
14 6 (0.70%) CCNA
14 6 (0.70%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (2.92%) GDPR
2 18 (2.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (2.10%) QA
3 11 (1.29%) NIST
3 11 (1.29%) SLA
4 10 (1.17%) HIPAA
4 10 (1.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (1.05%) ISO 9001
6 7 (0.82%) NCSC
7 6 (0.70%) OpenSCAP
8 5 (0.58%) GPG13
9 3 (0.35%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.23%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.12%) COBIT
11 1 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 368 (42.99%) Docker
2 177 (20.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 53 (6.19%) VMware ESXi
4 52 (6.07%) Hyper-V
5 49 (5.72%) Active Directory
6 30 (3.50%) Xen
7 19 (2.22%) vSphere
8 17 (1.99%) KVM
9 15 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
10 11 (1.29%) Ceph
11 10 (1.17%) Samba
12 9 (1.05%) Firmware
13 8 (0.93%) VirtualBox
14 7 (0.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 7 (0.82%) Btrfs
14 7 (0.82%) DRBD
14 7 (0.82%) HDFS
14 7 (0.82%) NFS
15 5 (0.58%) Postfix
16 4 (0.47%) Microcode
Systems Management
1 400 (46.73%) Ansible
2 322 (37.62%) Terraform
3 295 (34.46%) Kubernetes
4 227 (26.52%) Puppet
5 135 (15.77%) Opscode Chef
6 74 (8.64%) Prometheus
7 70 (8.18%) Grafana
8 23 (2.69%) Nagios
9 12 (1.40%) Rundeck
10 11 (1.29%) Red Hat Satellite
11 10 (1.17%) CFEngine
11 10 (1.17%) Packer
11 10 (1.17%) Rancher
11 10 (1.17%) ZABBIX
12 9 (1.05%) HAProxy
12 9 (1.05%) Oracle ZFS
12 9 (1.05%) SCCM
12 9 (1.05%) SCOM
12 9 (1.05%) vCenter Server
13 8 (0.93%) Graphite
Vendors
1 213 (24.88%) VMware
2 154 (17.99%) Microsoft
3 127 (14.84%) Red Hat
4 63 (7.36%) Google
5 61 (7.13%) Oracle
6 55 (6.43%) New Relic
7 50 (5.84%) SaltStack
8 37 (4.32%) Splunk
9 20 (2.34%) SAP
10 18 (2.10%) Atlassian
11 10 (1.17%) Cisco
11 10 (1.17%) Dynatrace
12 9 (1.05%) Citrix
13 8 (0.93%) EMC
13 8 (0.93%) Veeam
14 7 (0.82%) Apple
14 7 (0.82%) CyberArk
14 7 (0.82%) IBM
15 6 (0.70%) SolarWinds
16 5 (0.58%) AppDynamics