The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bash Shell
UK
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 194 209 243
Rank change year-on-year +15 +34  
Permanent jobs citing Bash Shell 1474 1691 1542
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.72% 1.64% 1.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.10% 3.16% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1218 1407 1304
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,350 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% +3.44%  

Bash Shell is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 47568 53582 56352
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 55.49% 51.86% 50.93%
Number of salaries quoted 40488 46315 47881
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Bash Shell
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Bash Shell as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Bash Shell in the UK

Bash Shell
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Bash Shell.

Salary trend for Bash Shell in the UK

Bash Shell
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Bash Shell over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Bash Shell in the UK

Bash Shell
Top 30 Job Locations

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 over the 3 months to 30 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +12 1400 £55,000 +10.00% 193
London -3 737 £60,000 - 96
South East +25 266 £45,000 - 35
Berkshire +70 134 £47,500 +2.70% 18
City of London -3 118 £65,000 +8.33% 28
East of England +36 103 £50,000 +11.11% 11
Yorkshire -15 103 £52,500 +23.52% 19
Reading +50 96 £47,500 +8.57% 10
North West -1 77 £52,500 +23.52% 9
Cambridgeshire +31 66 £50,000 +5.26% 6
South West +17 66 £42,500 -5.55% 11
Manchester +11 65 £55,000 +22.22% 6
Cambridge +22 63 £50,000 +5.26% 5
West Yorkshire -28 61 £55,000 +29.41% 13
Leeds -9 55 £55,000 +29.41% 13
Scotland +40 40 £50,000 +17.64% 4
Surrey +2 37 £45,000 -10.89% 8
West Midlands +33 34 £32,500 -27.77% 7
Edinburgh +23 26 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Gloucestershire -16 26 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Hampshire -5 24 £45,000 +20.00% 2
South Yorkshire +1 22 £57,500 +15.00% 3
North Yorkshire +12 21 £45,000 -1.09% 3
Oxfordshire -1 20 £53,750 -17.30% 5
West Sussex +29 18 £45,000 -
Kent +21 18 £50,000 -29.82%
Wales +3 17 £60,000 +49.06%
York +14 16 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Sheffield +4 15 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Slough - 14 £57,500 - 2

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, IT jobs citing Bash Shell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Bash Shell.

1 2421 (81.21%) Linux
2 2138 (71.72%) Python
3 1433 (48.07%) DevOps
4 1332 (44.68%) Puppet
5 1102 (36.97%) Amazon AWS
6 1083 (36.33%) Perl
7 977 (32.77%) Opscode Chef
8 962 (32.27%) Java
9 935 (31.37%) Ansible
10 892 (29.92%) Ruby
11 874 (29.32%) Agile Software Development
12 801 (26.87%) Jenkins
13 722 (24.22%) Windows
14 707 (23.72%) Unix
15 698 (23.41%) Continuous Integration
16 692 (23.21%) MySQL
17 684 (22.95%) Docker
18 683 (22.91%) Git (software)
19 681 (22.84%) SQL
20 634 (21.27%) Configuration Management
21 602 (20.19%) Red Hat
22 554 (18.58%) VMware
23 476 (15.97%) PowerShell
24 464 (15.57%) Finance
25 450 (15.10%) Apache
26 443 (14.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
27 434 (14.56%) Oracle
28 426 (14.29%) CentOS
29 408 (13.69%) JavaScript
30 395 (13.25%) PHP

Bash Shell
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 450 (15.10%) Apache
2 293 (9.83%) Tomcat
3 243 (8.15%) OpenStack
4 222 (7.45%) Elasticsearch
5 189 (6.34%) nginx
6 134 (4.50%) IIS
7 118 (3.96%) JBoss
8 110 (3.69%) WebSphere
9 96 (3.22%) WebLogic
10 94 (3.15%) CloudStack
11 87 (2.92%) Apache Spark
12 83 (2.78%) Jetty
13 77 (2.58%) Apache Solr
13 77 (2.58%) Confluence
14 36 (1.21%) Cloud Foundry
15 30 (1.01%) CMS
16 25 (0.84%) WebSphere Application Server
17 18 (0.60%) WordPress
18 15 (0.50%) Drupal
19 14 (0.47%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 31 (1.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 22 (0.74%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (0.40%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.20%) GNU Octave
5 4 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.067%) Autodesk Smoke
6 2 (0.067%) Baselight
6 2 (0.067%) Final Cut Pro
6 2 (0.067%) Simulink
7 1 (0.034%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.034%) GIMP
7 1 (0.034%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.034%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.034%) Stata
Business Applications
1 30 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 19 (0.64%) Magento
3 18 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
4 6 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.13%) OpenCart
5 4 (0.13%) Workfront
6 3 (0.10%) Sentinel
7 2 (0.067%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.067%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.034%) Bloomberg TOMS
8 1 (0.034%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.034%) Front Arena
8 1 (0.034%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.034%) osCommerce
8 1 (0.034%) RMDS
8 1 (0.034%) SAP IS-U
8 1 (0.034%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1102 (36.97%) Amazon AWS
2 340 (11.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 217 (7.28%) SaaS
4 131 (4.39%) Amazon EC2
5 123 (4.13%) AWS CloudFormation
6 110 (3.69%) Google Cloud Platform
7 84 (2.82%) Amazon S3
8 74 (2.48%) GitHub
9 63 (2.11%) IaaS
10 60 (2.01%) Cloud Computing
10 60 (2.01%) PaaS
11 49 (1.64%) CloudBees
12 43 (1.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 39 (1.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 38 (1.27%) AWS Lambda
15 37 (1.24%) Amazon ELB
16 31 (1.04%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 28 (0.94%) Route 53
18 23 (0.77%) Amazon SQS
18 23 (0.77%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 280 (9.39%) Firewall
1 280 (9.39%) TCP/IP
2 250 (8.39%) DNS
3 139 (4.66%) HTTP
4 131 (4.39%) Internet
5 97 (3.25%) WAN
6 86 (2.88%) SAN
7 78 (2.62%) LAN
8 77 (2.58%) LDAP
9 72 (2.42%) VPN
10 58 (1.95%) DHCP
10 58 (1.95%) SSH
11 55 (1.85%) SNMP
12 53 (1.78%) SSL
13 47 (1.58%) BGP
14 46 (1.54%) Network Security
15 45 (1.51%) Junos
16 44 (1.48%) Intrusion Detection
16 44 (1.48%) VoIP
17 43 (1.44%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 692 (23.21%) MySQL
2 245 (8.22%) SQL Server
3 221 (7.41%) MongoDB
4 219 (7.35%) NoSQL
5 196 (6.57%) PostgreSQL
6 161 (5.40%) Big Data
7 139 (4.66%) Apache Cassandra
7 139 (4.66%) Hadoop
8 134 (4.50%) Redis
9 133 (4.46%) Relational Database
10 86 (2.88%) Amazon RDS
11 75 (2.52%) Riak
12 50 (1.68%) Couchbase
13 48 (1.61%) RDBMS
14 47 (1.58%) Data Warehouse
15 46 (1.54%) MariaDB
16 39 (1.31%) Oracle Database
17 28 (0.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 24 (0.81%) HBase
19 19 (0.64%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 801 (26.87%) Jenkins
2 683 (22.91%) Git (software)
3 281 (9.43%) JIRA
4 264 (8.86%) Subversion
5 249 (8.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 198 (6.64%) Vagrant
7 187 (6.27%) Maven
8 148 (4.96%) TeamCity
9 145 (4.86%) Selenium
10 92 (3.09%) GoCD
10 92 (3.09%) Octopus Deploy
11 84 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
12 78 (2.62%) Ant
13 73 (2.45%) Hudson
14 67 (2.25%) HP UFT
15 54 (1.81%) JUnit
16 49 (1.64%) ClearCase
17 44 (1.48%) Bitbucket
17 44 (1.48%) Sonatype Nexus
18 43 (1.44%) Gradle
General
1 464 (15.57%) Finance
2 239 (8.02%) Banking
3 174 (5.84%) Telecoms
4 117 (3.92%) Retail
5 109 (3.66%) Games
6 83 (2.78%) Advertising
7 70 (2.35%) Marketing
8 43 (1.44%) Manufacturing
9 41 (1.38%) Electronics
10 36 (1.21%) Publishing
11 28 (0.94%) Front Office
12 25 (0.84%) Investment Banking
13 23 (0.77%) Financial Institution
14 16 (0.54%) Back Office
15 11 (0.37%) Legal
15 11 (0.37%) Military
16 10 (0.34%) Billing
17 7 (0.23%) Automotive
17 7 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
18 6 (0.20%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 909 (30.49%) DevOps Engineer
2 564 (18.92%) Linux Engineer
3 394 (13.22%) Administrator
4 378 (12.68%) Developer
5 329 (11.04%) Systems Administrator
6 300 (10.06%) Linux Administrator
7 271 (9.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 250 (8.39%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 215 (7.21%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 207 (6.94%) Systems Engineer
11 196 (6.57%) AWS Engineer
12 163 (5.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 162 (5.43%) Java Developer
14 160 (5.37%) AWS DevOps
14 160 (5.37%) Cloud Engineer
15 146 (4.90%) Senior DevOps
16 145 (4.86%) AWS DevOps Engineer
17 132 (4.43%) Analyst
18 131 (4.39%) Senior DevOps Engineer
19 129 (4.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 326 (10.94%) LAMP
2 315 (10.57%) Web Services
3 223 (7.48%) Node.js
4 219 (7.35%) HTML
5 169 (5.67%) .NET
6 158 (5.30%) CSS
7 150 (5.03%) Spring
8 148 (4.96%) Elastic Stack
9 142 (4.76%) AngularJS
10 111 (3.72%) REST
11 105 (3.52%) React
12 98 (3.29%) LEMP Stack
13 91 (3.05%) RabbitMQ
14 90 (3.02%) RESTful
15 84 (2.82%) XML
16 73 (2.45%) HTML5
17 67 (2.25%) Hibernate
18 65 (2.18%) jQuery
19 63 (2.11%) JSON
20 60 (2.01%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 235 (7.88%) Computer Science
2 175 (5.87%) Data Centre
3 151 (5.07%) Analytical Skills
4 123 (4.13%) Linux Command Line
5 103 (3.46%) Fintech
6 94 (3.15%) Greenfield Project
7 74 (2.48%) Management Information System
8 57 (1.91%) Mobile App
8 57 (1.91%) User Experience
9 50 (1.68%) iPad
10 49 (1.64%) Public Cloud
11 40 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
12 30 (1.01%) Private Cloud
13 28 (0.94%) Replication
14 27 (0.91%) Algorithms
15 25 (0.84%) Clustering
15 25 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 23 (0.77%) Hedge funds
17 17 (0.57%) Client/Server
18 16 (0.54%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 2421 (81.21%) Linux
2 722 (24.22%) Windows
3 707 (23.72%) Unix
4 443 (14.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 426 (14.29%) CentOS
6 287 (9.63%) Ubuntu
7 202 (6.78%) Debian
8 194 (6.51%) Windows Server
9 95 (3.19%) Android
10 76 (2.55%) Apple iOS
11 70 (2.35%) Solaris
12 63 (2.11%) CoreOS
13 60 (2.01%) Windows Server 2008
14 58 (1.95%) Windows Server 2012
15 51 (1.71%) SUSE
16 31 (1.04%) Mac OS
17 30 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
18 28 (0.94%) Mac OS X
19 22 (0.74%) Fedora
20 21 (0.70%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1433 (48.07%) DevOps
2 874 (29.32%) Agile Software Development
3 698 (23.41%) Continuous Integration
4 634 (21.27%) Configuration Management
5 329 (11.04%) Scrum
6 307 (10.30%) Open Source
7 298 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 263 (8.82%) Continuous Delivery
9 232 (7.78%) TDD
10 176 (5.90%) E-Commerce
11 173 (5.80%) SDLC
12 150 (5.03%) Microservices
13 148 (4.96%) DSDM
14 147 (4.93%) High Availability
15 144 (4.83%) ITIL
16 141 (4.73%) RUP
17 140 (4.70%) Mentoring
18 134 (4.50%) OO
19 125 (4.19%) Load Balancing
20 121 (4.06%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2138 (71.72%) Python
2 1083 (36.33%) Perl
3 962 (32.27%) Java
4 892 (29.92%) Ruby
5 681 (22.84%) SQL
6 476 (15.97%) PowerShell
7 408 (13.69%) JavaScript
8 395 (13.25%) PHP
9 273 (9.16%) Shell Script
10 210 (7.04%) C++
11 188 (6.31%) C
12 160 (5.37%) C#
13 137 (4.60%) Go
14 116 (3.89%) Scala
15 92 (3.09%) Groovy
16 83 (2.78%) Korn
17 58 (1.95%) Bourne shell
18 42 (1.41%) AWK
19 38 (1.27%) VBScript
20 33 (1.11%) sed
Qualifications
1 313 (10.50%) Degree
2 133 (4.46%) Security Cleared
3 71 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
4 56 (1.88%) SC Cleared
5 55 (1.85%) CCNA
6 48 (1.61%) CCNP
7 42 (1.41%) DV Cleared
8 39 (1.31%) AWS Certification
9 26 (0.87%) RHCE
10 25 (0.84%) CEH
11 21 (0.70%) OSCP
12 20 (0.67%) PhD
13 19 (0.64%) CISSP
14 18 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
14 18 (0.60%) RHCSA
15 17 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 16 (0.54%) ISTQB
17 15 (0.50%) CREST Certified
17 15 (0.50%) GIAC
17 15 (0.50%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 185 (6.21%) QA
2 40 (1.34%) SLA
3 36 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 27 (0.91%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.27%) JTAG
6 7 (0.23%) MISRA
7 6 (0.20%) GCP
8 4 (0.13%) SSAE 16
9 3 (0.10%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.10%) GPG13
9 3 (0.10%) SDET
10 2 (0.067%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.034%) GDPR
11 1 (0.034%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.034%) MiFID
System Software
1 684 (22.95%) Docker
2 360 (12.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 161 (5.40%) Xen
4 148 (4.96%) Active Directory
5 136 (4.56%) vSphere
6 116 (3.89%) XenServer
7 81 (2.72%) KVM
8 76 (2.55%) NFS
9 56 (1.88%) Virtual Machines
10 55 (1.85%) VirtualBox
11 45 (1.51%) Hyper-V
12 42 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
13 37 (1.24%) iptables
14 27 (0.91%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 27 (0.91%) Samba
15 26 (0.87%) Postfix
16 25 (0.84%) Snort
17 20 (0.67%) Varnish
18 18 (0.60%) QEMU
18 18 (0.60%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1332 (44.68%) Puppet
2 977 (32.77%) Opscode Chef
3 935 (31.37%) Ansible
4 375 (12.58%) Nagios
5 229 (7.68%) Kubernetes
6 219 (7.35%) Terraform
7 199 (6.68%) Salt
8 103 (3.46%) Tivoli
9 97 (3.25%) Cobbler
10 87 (2.92%) logstash
11 81 (2.72%) Mesos
12 80 (2.68%) Kibana
12 80 (2.68%) ZABBIX
13 76 (2.55%) Graphite
14 55 (1.85%) HAProxy
15 45 (1.51%) Packer
16 42 (1.41%) Docker Swarm
17 36 (1.21%) Grafana
18 34 (1.14%) Control-M
19 33 (1.11%) SELinux
Vendors
1 602 (20.19%) Red Hat
2 554 (18.58%) VMware
3 434 (14.56%) Oracle
4 178 (5.97%) Microsoft
5 136 (4.56%) Google
6 123 (4.13%) HP
7 115 (3.86%) Cisco
8 113 (3.79%) New Relic
8 113 (3.79%) Splunk
9 103 (3.46%) Atlassian
10 99 (3.32%) SaltStack
11 86 (2.88%) EnterpriseDB
12 63 (2.11%) AppDynamics
12 63 (2.11%) Sun
13 53 (1.78%) Juniper
14 52 (1.74%) Dynatrace
15 40 (1.34%) SolarWinds
16 34 (1.14%) SAP
17 33 (1.11%) Brocade
17 33 (1.11%) Rackspace
East London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £850000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £5000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + pension, healthcare, gym
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus + standard benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 10% performance bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Employ Solutions
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago