Period
to 13 December 2019

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 13 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bash Shell
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
13 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 177 173 197
Rank change year-on-year -4 +24 +41
Permanent jobs citing Bash Shell 1,426 1,719 1,794
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 1.89% 1.94% 1.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.57% 3.59% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,119 1,405 1,520
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,175
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,250 £68,750
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

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 39,942 47,939 57,136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 52.86% 54.03% 56.26%
Number of salaries quoted 32,784 39,550 48,292
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £62,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% +5.26%

Bash Shell
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Bash Shell as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Bash Shell in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 13 December 2019.

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 13 December 2019. 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 -11 428 £57,500 +9.52% 81
North of England -28 278 £52,500 +10.53% 75
South West -1 245 £50,000 +11.11% 39
East of England +13 155 £50,000 - 51
North West +11 133 £52,500 +10.53% 44
Yorkshire -36 123 £52,500 +12.90% 29
Midlands +23 122 £45,000 -3.74% 35
Scotland +21 93 £47,000 +10.59% 29
Wales +53 84 £45,000 -10.00% 13
West Midlands +34 80 £45,000 -5.26% 23
East Midlands +18 42 £47,500 +18.75% 12
North East -10 22 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Northern Ireland +14 19 £32,000 -48.80% 3
South Coast - 2 £67,500 -
Bash Shell
UK

For the 6 months to 13 December 2019, 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 1,053 (73.84%) Python
2 1,038 (72.79%) Linux
3 627 (43.97%) DevOps
4 540 (37.87%) AWS
5 463 (32.47%) Ansible
6 444 (31.14%) Docker
7 405 (28.40%) Puppet
8 399 (27.98%) Azure
9 390 (27.35%) PowerShell
10 370 (25.95%) Git (software)
11 368 (25.81%) Perl
12 351 (24.61%) Jenkins
12 351 (24.61%) Kubernetes
13 344 (24.12%) Agile Software Development
14 343 (24.05%) Windows
15 278 (19.50%) Unix
16 254 (17.81%) Configuration Management
17 249 (17.46%) Java
18 246 (17.25%) Opscode Chef
19 235 (16.48%) GCP
19 235 (16.48%) Terraform
20 227 (15.92%) Ruby
21 197 (13.81%) JavaScript
22 196 (13.74%) MySQL
22 196 (13.74%) VMware
23 191 (13.39%) Problem-Solving
24 189 (13.25%) DNS
25 177 (12.41%) SQL
26 171 (11.99%) Microsoft
26 171 (11.99%) Google

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
1 129 (9.05%) Apache
2 68 (4.77%) nginx
3 66 (4.63%) WebSphere
4 53 (3.72%) Elasticsearch
5 48 (3.37%) Apache Spark
6 45 (3.16%) Tomcat
7 42 (2.95%) Confluence
8 39 (2.73%) IBM HTTP Server
9 35 (2.45%) JBoss
10 26 (1.82%) OpenStack
11 24 (1.68%) IIS
12 21 (1.47%) SharePoint
13 20 (1.40%) WebLogic
14 12 (0.84%) Apache Solr
15 9 (0.63%) CMS
15 9 (0.63%) WordPress
16 8 (0.56%) Skype for Business
17 7 (0.49%) PowerExchange
17 7 (0.49%) SAS
18 6 (0.42%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 28 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.28%) Adobe XD
2 4 (0.28%) InVision
2 4 (0.28%) Photoshop
2 4 (0.28%) Zeplin
3 3 (0.21%) Simulink
4 2 (0.14%) 3ds Max
4 2 (0.14%) CINEMA 4D
4 2 (0.14%) LightWave 3D
4 2 (0.14%) Maya
4 2 (0.14%) MODO
4 2 (0.14%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.070%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.070%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (0.84%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (0.35%) Magento
3 4 (0.28%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 3 (0.21%) CA PPM
4 3 (0.21%) Workfront
5 2 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.070%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 540 (37.87%) AWS
2 399 (27.98%) Azure
3 235 (16.48%) GCP
4 81 (5.68%) SaaS
5 65 (4.56%) IaaS
6 62 (4.35%) AWS CloudFormation
7 57 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
8 55 (3.86%) PaaS
9 38 (2.66%) Serverless
10 36 (2.52%) OpenShift
11 33 (2.31%) Office 365
12 25 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
13 24 (1.68%) GitHub
14 17 (1.19%) Amazon S3
15 16 (1.12%) Amazon ECS
15 16 (1.12%) AWS Lambda
16 15 (1.05%) DigitalOcean
17 14 (0.98%) Dynamics 365
18 12 (0.84%) Datadog
18 12 (0.84%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 189 (13.25%) DNS
2 170 (11.92%) TCP/IP
3 162 (11.36%) Firewall
4 95 (6.66%) VPN
5 94 (6.59%) HTTP
6 85 (5.96%) WAN
7 79 (5.54%) SMTP
8 78 (5.47%) Network Security
9 69 (4.84%) BGP
10 63 (4.42%) OSPF
11 62 (4.35%) DHCP
12 56 (3.93%) Cisco ASA
12 56 (3.93%) Cisco Nexus
12 56 (3.93%) IPsec
13 52 (3.65%) MPLS
14 49 (3.44%) Broadband
15 47 (3.30%) NetScaler
16 46 (3.23%) ADSL
16 46 (3.23%) RIP
16 46 (3.23%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 196 (13.74%) MySQL
2 79 (5.54%) Big Data
3 77 (5.40%) MongoDB
4 72 (5.05%) PostgreSQL
5 52 (3.65%) SQL Server
6 43 (3.02%) Data Warehouse
7 41 (2.88%) Relational Database
8 38 (2.66%) Apache Hive
8 38 (2.66%) MariaDB
9 35 (2.45%) NoSQL
10 34 (2.38%) Hadoop
11 30 (2.10%) Redis
12 29 (2.03%) Impala
13 28 (1.96%) RDBMS
14 26 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
15 23 (1.61%) Azure SQL Database
16 21 (1.47%) Amazon Redshift
17 20 (1.40%) Amazon RDS
17 20 (1.40%) Oracle Database
18 17 (1.19%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 370 (25.95%) Git (software)
2 351 (24.61%) Jenkins
3 148 (10.38%) JIRA
4 74 (5.19%) Bitbucket
5 49 (3.44%) git-flow
6 41 (2.88%) Sonatype Nexus
7 37 (2.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 36 (2.52%) GitLab
9 35 (2.45%) Selenium
10 30 (2.10%) Artifactory
11 29 (2.03%) Postman
12 27 (1.89%) Bitbucket Server
12 27 (1.89%) Subversion
13 23 (1.61%) Maven
14 20 (1.40%) PhantomJS
15 19 (1.33%) CMake
15 19 (1.33%) TeamCity
16 16 (1.12%) Cypress.io
17 15 (1.05%) Mercurial
18 14 (0.98%) gulp
General
1 141 (9.89%) Finance
2 69 (4.84%) Retail
3 65 (4.56%) Electronics
4 64 (4.49%) Telecoms
5 62 (4.35%) Marketing
6 49 (3.44%) Games
7 46 (3.23%) Public Sector
8 39 (2.73%) Advertising
9 27 (1.89%) Manufacturing
10 20 (1.40%) Banking
11 18 (1.26%) Law
12 9 (0.63%) Automotive
13 8 (0.56%) Financial Institution
13 8 (0.56%) Legal
14 6 (0.42%) Police
15 4 (0.28%) Aerospace
16 2 (0.14%) Back Office
17 1 (0.070%) Billing
17 1 (0.070%) Local Government
17 1 (0.070%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 387 (27.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 150 (10.52%) Developer
3 144 (10.10%) Linux Engineer
4 111 (7.78%) Cloud Engineer
5 105 (7.36%) Consultant
6 103 (7.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 82 (5.75%) Systems Engineer
8 75 (5.26%) Security Engineer
9 73 (5.12%) Administrator
10 69 (4.84%) AWS Engineer
11 67 (4.70%) Network Engineer
12 59 (4.14%) Systems Administrator
13 58 (4.07%) Senior DevOps
14 52 (3.65%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 52 (3.65%) Software Engineer
15 51 (3.58%) Platform Engineer
15 51 (3.58%) Technical Consultant
16 44 (3.09%) Analyst
17 42 (2.95%) Linux Administrator
18 41 (2.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (6.17%) Node.js
2 81 (5.68%) Elastic Stack
3 80 (5.61%) Web Services
4 77 (5.40%) JSON
5 69 (4.84%) HTML
6 68 (4.77%) LAMP
7 67 (4.70%) CSS
8 65 (4.56%) Middleware
9 47 (3.30%) .NET
9 47 (3.30%) Kafka
9 47 (3.30%) REST
10 46 (3.23%) LDAP
11 39 (2.73%) RabbitMQ
12 35 (2.45%) React
13 29 (2.03%) XML
14 27 (1.89%) AngularJS
15 25 (1.75%) jQuery
15 25 (1.75%) Sass
16 24 (1.68%) SAML
17 23 (1.61%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 96 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
2 85 (5.96%) Linux Command Line
3 61 (4.28%) Management Information System
4 60 (4.21%) Data Centre
5 53 (3.72%) Public Cloud
6 51 (3.58%) Self-Motivation
7 42 (2.95%) User Experience
8 35 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
9 31 (2.17%) iSeries
9 31 (2.17%) Mobile App
10 27 (1.89%) Analytical Mindset
10 27 (1.89%) Cyber Kill Chain
10 27 (1.89%) Private Cloud
11 26 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
12 24 (1.68%) Cloud Native
13 23 (1.61%) Embedded Systems
14 19 (1.33%) Enterprise Cloud
15 16 (1.12%) Clustering
16 14 (0.98%) Algorithms
16 14 (0.98%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1,038 (72.79%) Linux
2 343 (24.05%) Windows
3 278 (19.50%) Unix
4 140 (9.82%) CentOS
5 103 (7.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 103 (7.22%) Windows Server
6 82 (5.75%) Ubuntu
7 54 (3.79%) OS/400
8 52 (3.65%) Debian
9 48 (3.37%) Solaris
10 37 (2.59%) Android
11 26 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
12 23 (1.61%) Apple iOS
13 13 (0.91%) Windows 10
14 9 (0.63%) Windows 7
14 9 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
15 8 (0.56%) Embedded Linux
15 8 (0.56%) Mac OS
15 8 (0.56%) SUSE
15 8 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 627 (43.97%) DevOps
2 344 (24.12%) Agile Software Development
3 254 (17.81%) Configuration Management
4 191 (13.39%) Problem-Solving
5 151 (10.59%) Open Source
6 149 (10.45%) Continuous Integration
7 144 (10.10%) Software Engineering
8 143 (10.03%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 136 (9.54%) Test Automation
10 126 (8.84%) Cybersecurity
11 123 (8.63%) ITIL
12 107 (7.50%) Scrum
13 99 (6.94%) Infrastructure as Code
14 84 (5.89%) Microservices
15 76 (5.33%) Service Delivery
16 72 (5.05%) Deployment Automation
16 72 (5.05%) Mentoring
17 69 (4.84%) Product Management
17 69 (4.84%) TDD
18 68 (4.77%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1,053 (73.84%) Python
2 390 (27.35%) PowerShell
3 368 (25.81%) Perl
4 249 (17.46%) Java
5 227 (15.92%) Ruby
6 197 (13.81%) JavaScript
7 177 (12.41%) SQL
8 152 (10.66%) Shell Script
9 140 (9.82%) PHP
10 137 (9.61%) C++
11 129 (9.05%) Go
12 127 (8.91%) C
13 90 (6.31%) C#
14 34 (2.38%) Objective-C
15 32 (2.24%) Korn
16 31 (2.17%) Apple Swift
17 30 (2.10%) R
18 25 (1.75%) Groovy
19 17 (1.19%) PHP 7
20 10 (0.70%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 152 (10.66%) Degree
2 89 (6.24%) Security Cleared
3 73 (5.12%) Cisco Certification
4 65 (4.56%) CCNA
5 59 (4.14%) CCNP
6 47 (3.30%) DV Cleared
7 42 (2.95%) SC Cleared
8 35 (2.45%) IBM Certification
9 26 (1.82%) Computer Science Degree
10 24 (1.68%) RHCE
11 23 (1.61%) AWS Certification
12 16 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
13 13 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
14 11 (0.77%) ISEB
14 11 (0.77%) MCSE
15 10 (0.70%) MCSA
16 9 (0.63%) ISTQB
17 6 (0.42%) JNCIE
17 6 (0.42%) JNCIP
17 6 (0.42%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 49 (3.44%) ISO 9001
3 44 (3.09%) QA
4 32 (2.24%) SLA
5 8 (0.56%) Data Quality
6 7 (0.49%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.28%) GDPR
8 2 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials
8 2 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 2 (0.14%) NIST
9 1 (0.070%) COBIT
9 1 (0.070%) HL7
9 1 (0.070%) IEC 62304
System Software
1 444 (31.14%) Docker
2 141 (9.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 77 (5.40%) Active Directory
4 45 (3.16%) NFS
5 44 (3.09%) Hyper-V
6 39 (2.73%) vSphere
7 37 (2.59%) VMware ESXi
8 33 (2.31%) Firmware
9 31 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
10 30 (2.10%) Apache Flume
11 28 (1.96%) KVM
12 22 (1.54%) Ceph
13 21 (1.47%) Xen
14 19 (1.33%) Samba
15 15 (1.05%) VirtualBox
16 12 (0.84%) Citrix Hypervisor
17 11 (0.77%) Apache ZooKeeper
18 10 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
19 9 (0.63%) oVirt
20 8 (0.56%) iptables
Systems Management
1 463 (32.47%) Ansible
2 405 (28.40%) Puppet
3 351 (24.61%) Kubernetes
4 246 (17.25%) Opscode Chef
5 235 (16.48%) Terraform
6 118 (8.27%) Nagios
7 59 (4.14%) FortiGate
8 40 (2.81%) HAProxy
9 34 (2.38%) Grafana
10 30 (2.10%) Oozie
10 30 (2.10%) ZABBIX
11 26 (1.82%) logstash
12 25 (1.75%) Single Sign-On
13 22 (1.54%) Kibana
14 21 (1.47%) Prometheus
15 18 (1.26%) Salt
16 14 (0.98%) Data Guard
16 14 (0.98%) Rancher
16 14 (0.98%) vCenter Server
17 13 (0.91%) Galera Cluster
Vendors
1 196 (13.74%) VMware
2 171 (11.99%) Google
2 171 (11.99%) Microsoft
3 151 (10.59%) Red Hat
4 108 (7.57%) Oracle
5 101 (7.08%) Cisco
6 93 (6.52%) Splunk
7 70 (4.91%) IBM
8 56 (3.93%) Fortinet
9 54 (3.79%) Palo Alto
10 45 (3.16%) ServiceNow
11 34 (2.38%) SolarWinds
12 33 (2.31%) New Relic
13 28 (1.96%) Atlassian
14 26 (1.82%) Juniper
15 23 (1.61%) SAP
16 20 (1.40%) CyberArk
16 20 (1.40%) Symantec
17 19 (1.33%) EMC
18 17 (1.19%) HP