Period
to 8 August 2020

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 8 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bash Shell
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 137 154 185
Rank change year-on-year +17 +31 +38
Permanent jobs citing Bash Shell 834 1,895 1,774
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 2.31% 2.30% 1.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.17% 4.37% 3.29%
Number of salaries quoted 712 1,324 1,431
Median annual salary £50,000 £51,625 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.15% +8.68% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,325 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £58,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -3.33% +9.09% -

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 19,997 43,396 53,962
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 55.47% 52.76% 55.75%
Number of salaries quoted 16,454 34,961 45,223
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 8 August 2020.

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 8 August 2020. 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
South East +15 218 £52,500 -4.55% 23
North of England -20 198 £55,000 +4.76% 37
South West +24 127 £50,000 - 23
Yorkshire -39 95 £56,500 +13.00% 9
East of England +26 94 £52,500 -4.55% 17
North West +74 90 £52,500 -0.40% 26
Midlands +45 90 £47,500 -5.00% 16
West Midlands +38 62 £50,000 +2.56% 13
Scotland +36 48 £47,500 +5.56% 8
Wales +50 41 £40,000 -8.57%
East Midlands +67 27 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Northern Ireland +24 17 £30,000 -53.85%
North East +17 13 £47,500 -5.00% 2
South Coast - 1 - -
Bash Shell
UK

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, 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.

1 642 (76.98%) Python
2 574 (68.82%) Linux
3 407 (48.80%) DevOps
4 390 (46.76%) AWS
5 332 (39.81%) Docker
6 317 (38.01%) PowerShell
7 299 (35.85%) Ansible
8 295 (35.37%) Windows
9 271 (32.49%) Kubernetes
10 254 (30.46%) Azure
11 249 (29.86%) Jenkins
12 244 (29.26%) Terraform
13 212 (25.42%) Agile Software Development
14 210 (25.18%) Puppet
15 169 (20.26%) Java
16 167 (20.02%) Git (software)
17 160 (19.18%) VMware
18 156 (18.71%) Configuration Management
19 146 (17.51%) SQL
20 139 (16.67%) Perl
21 137 (16.43%) Ruby
22 133 (15.95%) Opscode Chef
23 130 (15.59%) VMware Infrastructure
24 123 (14.75%) Continuous Integration
25 118 (14.15%) Infrastructure as Code
26 116 (13.91%) Microsoft
27 110 (13.19%) GCP
28 108 (12.95%) Degree
29 104 (12.47%) Finance
30 99 (11.87%) Unix

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 49 (5.88%) Confluence
2 44 (5.28%) Apache
3 41 (4.92%) OpenStack
4 26 (3.12%) Elasticsearch
5 24 (2.88%) Tomcat
6 20 (2.40%) WebSphere
7 19 (2.28%) JBoss
8 18 (2.16%) Apache Spark
9 15 (1.80%) IIS
10 14 (1.68%) WebLogic
11 12 (1.44%) nginx
12 9 (1.08%) Cloud Foundry
13 8 (0.96%) Oracle Coherence
14 7 (0.84%) WebSphere Application Server
15 5 (0.60%) CICS
16 4 (0.48%) Apache Solr
16 4 (0.48%) IBM HTTP Server
16 4 (0.48%) SharePoint
16 4 (0.48%) WordPress
17 3 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (0.36%) Simulink
2 2 (0.24%) Gephi
2 2 (0.24%) OrCAD
3 1 (0.12%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 16 (1.92%) Sentinel
2 3 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.12%) Exchequer
4 1 (0.12%) Magento
4 1 (0.12%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.12%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.12%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 390 (46.76%) AWS
2 254 (30.46%) Azure
3 110 (13.19%) GCP
4 84 (10.07%) Amazon EC2
5 72 (8.63%) AWS CloudFormation
6 66 (7.91%) Serverless
7 65 (7.79%) AWS Lambda
8 46 (5.52%) Amazon S3
8 46 (5.52%) GitHub
9 43 (5.16%) OpenShift
10 35 (4.20%) Office 365
11 33 (3.96%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 33 (3.96%) PaaS
12 32 (3.84%) SaaS
13 31 (3.72%) Cloud Computing
14 27 (3.24%) IaaS
15 26 (3.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 20 (2.40%) Datadog
17 18 (2.16%) Amazon ECS
17 18 (2.16%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 87 (10.43%) TCP/IP
2 78 (9.35%) DNS
3 62 (7.43%) Firewall
4 40 (4.80%) DHCP
5 38 (4.56%) SAN
6 35 (4.20%) VPN
7 28 (3.36%) SSL
8 27 (3.24%) Network Security
9 23 (2.76%) SMTP
10 22 (2.64%) FTP
11 21 (2.52%) HTTP
11 21 (2.52%) WAN
12 20 (2.40%) SSH
13 19 (2.28%) Wireshark
14 18 (2.16%) LAN
15 16 (1.92%) Fibre Channel
16 14 (1.68%) DKIM
16 14 (1.68%) DMARC
16 14 (1.68%) Internet
16 14 (1.68%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (10.79%) MySQL
2 56 (6.71%) SQL Server
3 54 (6.47%) NoSQL
4 50 (6.00%) MongoDB
5 47 (5.64%) Amazon RDS
6 44 (5.28%) PostgreSQL
7 35 (4.20%) Big Data
8 33 (3.96%) MariaDB
9 20 (2.40%) Hadoop
10 17 (2.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 17 (2.04%) DB2
11 15 (1.80%) Relational Database
12 14 (1.68%) Cosmos DB
13 13 (1.56%) CouchDB
13 13 (1.56%) Power BI
14 12 (1.44%) Oracle Database
15 11 (1.32%) Amazon Redshift
15 11 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
15 11 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 9 (1.08%) Redis
Development Applications
1 249 (29.86%) Jenkins
2 167 (20.02%) Git (software)
3 79 (9.47%) JIRA
4 41 (4.92%) GitLab
4 41 (4.92%) Selenium
5 39 (4.68%) TeamCity
6 33 (3.96%) Bitbucket
7 31 (3.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 31 (3.72%) Subversion
8 28 (3.36%) Sonatype Nexus
9 27 (3.24%) Vagrant
10 22 (2.64%) Maven
11 21 (2.52%) Travis CI
12 20 (2.40%) Team Foundation Server
13 17 (2.04%) Octopus Deploy
14 16 (1.92%) Visual Studio
15 15 (1.80%) Gradle
16 14 (1.68%) Metasploit
17 13 (1.56%) Artifactory
18 12 (1.44%) SpecFlow
General
1 104 (12.47%) Finance
2 35 (4.20%) Manufacturing
3 29 (3.48%) Law
4 25 (3.00%) Telecoms
5 21 (2.52%) Electronics
5 21 (2.52%) Legal
5 21 (2.52%) Retail
6 17 (2.04%) Marketing
7 16 (1.92%) Public Sector
8 15 (1.80%) Banking
9 14 (1.68%) Advertising
9 14 (1.68%) Games
10 8 (0.96%) Aerospace
11 7 (0.84%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.72%) Military
13 5 (0.60%) Automotive
14 3 (0.36%) Billing
14 3 (0.36%) Spanish Language
15 2 (0.24%) Local Government
16 1 (0.12%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 254 (30.46%) DevOps Engineer
2 89 (10.67%) Linux Engineer
3 74 (8.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 66 (7.91%) AWS Engineer
4 66 (7.91%) Developer
5 58 (6.95%) Cloud Engineer
6 56 (6.71%) Platform Engineer
7 50 (6.00%) Administrator
8 49 (5.88%) AWS DevOps
9 45 (5.40%) Analyst
10 44 (5.28%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 42 (5.04%) Systems Administrator
12 38 (4.56%) Azure Engineer
13 36 (4.32%) Software Engineer
14 29 (3.48%) Architect
14 29 (3.48%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
15 28 (3.36%) Kubernetes Engineer
15 28 (3.36%) Senior DevOps
16 27 (3.24%) Security Engineer
16 27 (3.24%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (11.51%) Web Services
2 63 (7.55%) Node.js
3 51 (6.12%) Elastic Stack
4 46 (5.52%) .NET
5 34 (4.08%) JSON
6 25 (3.00%) HTML
7 21 (2.52%) REST
8 20 (2.40%) XML
9 19 (2.28%) Middleware
10 18 (2.16%) React
11 17 (2.04%) LAMP
11 17 (2.04%) RabbitMQ
12 16 (1.92%) CSS
12 16 (1.92%) YAML
13 13 (1.56%) .NET Framework
14 12 (1.44%) AngularJS
14 12 (1.44%) SOAP
15 11 (1.32%) Kafka
16 10 (1.20%) RESTful
16 10 (1.20%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 61 (7.31%) Data Centre
2 52 (6.24%) Public Cloud
3 49 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 38 (4.56%) Linux Command Line
5 31 (3.72%) Security Operations Centre
6 25 (3.00%) Private Cloud
7 24 (2.88%) Self-Motivation
8 22 (2.64%) Cyberthreat
9 21 (2.52%) Cloud Native
10 20 (2.40%) Virtual Team
11 18 (2.16%) Clustering
11 18 (2.16%) Replication
12 16 (1.92%) PKI
13 14 (1.68%) Greenfield Project
14 13 (1.56%) Management Information System
15 12 (1.44%) Blog
15 12 (1.44%) Mobile App
16 10 (1.20%) Algorithms
16 10 (1.20%) Derivative
17 8 (0.96%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 574 (68.82%) Linux
2 295 (35.37%) Windows
3 99 (11.87%) Unix
4 74 (8.87%) CentOS
5 69 (8.27%) Ubuntu
6 67 (8.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 52 (6.24%) Windows Server
8 39 (4.68%) Debian
9 22 (2.64%) Solaris
10 14 (1.68%) Kali Linux
11 12 (1.44%) OS/400
12 10 (1.20%) Mac OS X
12 10 (1.20%) Mesosphere
13 9 (1.08%) CoreOS
13 9 (1.08%) Mac OS
14 8 (0.96%) Android
14 8 (0.96%) FreeBSD
14 8 (0.96%) FreeNAS
15 7 (0.84%) SUSE
16 6 (0.72%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 407 (48.80%) DevOps
2 212 (25.42%) Agile Software Development
3 156 (18.71%) Configuration Management
4 123 (14.75%) Continuous Integration
5 118 (14.15%) Infrastructure as Code
6 96 (11.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 90 (10.79%) Open Source
8 84 (10.07%) Scrum
9 82 (9.83%) Test Automation
10 80 (9.59%) Problem-Solving
11 75 (8.99%) Software Engineering
12 65 (7.79%) High Availability
13 57 (6.83%) Cybersecurity
14 53 (6.35%) Deployment Automation
15 49 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
16 47 (5.64%) Migration
17 43 (5.16%) Mentoring
18 42 (5.04%) Computer Science
19 40 (4.80%) ITIL
20 39 (4.68%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 642 (76.98%) Python
2 317 (38.01%) PowerShell
3 169 (20.26%) Java
4 146 (17.51%) SQL
5 139 (16.67%) Perl
6 137 (16.43%) Ruby
7 98 (11.75%) JavaScript
8 82 (9.83%) C++
9 77 (9.23%) Shell Script
10 76 (9.11%) C
11 70 (8.39%) Go
12 60 (7.19%) PHP
13 55 (6.59%) C#
14 25 (3.00%) Groovy
15 21 (2.52%) PL/SQL
16 15 (1.80%) Korn
16 15 (1.80%) MATLAB
17 11 (1.32%) Scala
18 9 (1.08%) Apple Swift
18 9 (1.08%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 108 (12.95%) Degree
2 75 (8.99%) Security Cleared
3 44 (5.28%) SC Cleared
4 33 (3.96%) DV Cleared
5 32 (3.84%) SANS
6 25 (3.00%) MCSE
6 25 (3.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 22 (2.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 20 (2.40%) RHCE
9 19 (2.28%) Computer Science Degree
10 18 (2.16%) GCIA
10 18 (2.16%) MCSA
11 17 (2.04%) GCIH
12 16 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
13 14 (1.68%) CREST Certified
14 13 (1.56%) ISTQB
15 12 (1.44%) CISSP
16 11 (1.32%) AWS Certification
17 9 (1.08%) TOGAF Certification
18 8 (0.96%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (5.52%) QA
2 20 (2.40%) GDPR
3 17 (2.04%) NIST
4 14 (1.68%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 13 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 12 (1.44%) COBIT
7 10 (1.20%) PCI DSS
8 8 (0.96%) HIPAA
9 5 (0.60%) AICPA
10 4 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 4 (0.48%) SLA
11 2 (0.24%) Data Quality
12 1 (0.12%) GPG13
12 1 (0.12%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 332 (39.81%) Docker
2 130 (15.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (6.24%) Hyper-V
4 37 (4.44%) Active Directory
5 32 (3.84%) vSphere
6 22 (2.64%) KVM
7 20 (2.40%) VirtualBox
8 19 (2.28%) Snort
9 14 (1.68%) VMware ESXi
10 13 (1.56%) Xen
11 12 (1.44%) Ceph
11 12 (1.44%) NFS
12 8 (0.96%) GlusterFS
12 8 (0.96%) GPFS
12 8 (0.96%) Lustre
12 8 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
13 7 (0.84%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 6 (0.72%) Btrfs
14 6 (0.72%) Firmware
14 6 (0.72%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 299 (35.85%) Ansible
2 271 (32.49%) Kubernetes
3 244 (29.26%) Terraform
4 210 (25.18%) Puppet
5 133 (15.95%) Opscode Chef
6 30 (3.60%) Prometheus
7 28 (3.36%) Nagios
8 23 (2.76%) Grafana
9 18 (2.16%) Docker Swarm
10 15 (1.80%) logstash
11 14 (1.68%) Kibana
11 14 (1.68%) PowerCLI
12 12 (1.44%) Consul
12 12 (1.44%) Rancher
13 11 (1.32%) Packer
13 11 (1.32%) Proxmox
13 11 (1.32%) ZABBIX
14 10 (1.20%) Automic
15 9 (1.08%) Cobbler
15 9 (1.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 160 (19.18%) VMware
2 116 (13.91%) Microsoft
3 98 (11.75%) Red Hat
4 63 (7.55%) Oracle
5 60 (7.19%) Google
6 48 (5.76%) Splunk
7 26 (3.12%) IBM
8 25 (3.00%) New Relic
9 21 (2.52%) Atlassian
9 21 (2.52%) HP
10 20 (2.40%) Cisco
11 17 (2.04%) EnterpriseDB
11 17 (2.04%) Percona
11 17 (2.04%) SaltStack
12 13 (1.56%) NetApp
13 12 (1.44%) SAP
14 10 (1.20%) Rackspace
15 9 (1.08%) AppDynamics
15 9 (1.08%) Netezza
16 8 (0.96%) Teradata