Period
to 19 June 2018

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 6 months to 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bash Shell
UK
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 170 200 215
Rank change year-on-year +30 +15 +42
Permanent jobs citing Bash Shell 3,425 2,995 3,282
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.99% 1.74% 1.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.55% 3.15% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2,731 2,442 2,832
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 96,598 95,096 104,121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 56.11% 55.26% 52.14%
Number of salaries quoted 80,534 80,271 89,912
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -

Bash Shell
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Bash Shell as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Bash Shell in the UK

Bash Shell
Top 16 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 6 months to 19 June 2018. 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
England +23 3,197 £55,000 - 496
UK excluding London +37 1,682 £45,000 - 284
London +29 1,668 £65,000 +8.33% 236
South East -17 539 £45,000 - 79
North of England +14 391 £50,000 -4.76% 76
East of England +42 236 £50,000 +5.26% 49
North West +50 208 £47,500 -10.80% 34
South West +40 187 £45,000 +5.88% 32
Midlands +71 167 £46,000 +15.00% 24
Yorkshire -19 157 £50,000 -2.44% 33
Scotland -2 105 £45,000 +14.65% 15
West Midlands +32 95 £45,000 +12.50% 15
East Midlands +44 71 £47,500 +18.75% 9
Wales +34 49 £40,750 -24.19% 5
North East -3 26 £48,750 +77.27% 9
Northern Ireland +15 11 £52,500 +100.00% 4

For the 6 months to 19 June 2018, 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 with a requirement for Bash Shell.

1 2,575 (75.18%) Python
2 2,540 (74.16%) Linux
3 1,672 (48.82%) DevOps
4 1,406 (41.05%) Amazon AWS
5 1,314 (38.36%) Puppet
6 1,260 (36.79%) Ansible
7 1,115 (32.55%) Docker
8 967 (28.23%) Jenkins
9 966 (28.20%) Agile Software Development
10 964 (28.15%) Opscode Chef
11 918 (26.80%) Perl
12 905 (26.42%) Ruby
13 894 (26.10%) Windows
14 861 (25.14%) Java
15 846 (24.70%) PowerShell
16 778 (22.72%) Unix
17 751 (21.93%) Continuous Integration
18 742 (21.66%) SQL
19 736 (21.49%) Git (software)
20 712 (20.79%) Configuration Management
21 702 (20.50%) Finance
22 634 (18.51%) Microsoft Azure
23 584 (17.05%) JavaScript
24 582 (16.99%) MySQL
25 539 (15.74%) Kubernetes
26 516 (15.07%) VMware
27 491 (14.34%) Red Hat
28 447 (13.05%) Problem-Solving
29 422 (12.32%) Apache
30 419 (12.23%) Terraform

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
1 422 (12.32%) Apache
2 267 (7.80%) Tomcat
3 206 (6.01%) Elasticsearch
4 142 (4.15%) Confluence
4 142 (4.15%) nginx
5 133 (3.88%) OpenStack
6 128 (3.74%) JBoss
7 123 (3.59%) Apache Spark
8 109 (3.18%) WebLogic
9 102 (2.98%) WebSphere
10 72 (2.10%) CloudStack
11 63 (1.84%) Jetty
12 56 (1.64%) CMS
13 53 (1.55%) Apache Solr
14 50 (1.46%) IIS
15 42 (1.23%) WordPress
16 31 (0.91%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 28 (0.82%) SharePoint
18 27 (0.79%) Apache Pig
19 24 (0.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 18 (0.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (0.35%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (0.26%) Chatbot
4 5 (0.15%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.12%) Weka
6 1 (0.029%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.029%) InVision
6 1 (0.029%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.029%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.029%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 32 (0.93%) thinkFolio
2 30 (0.88%) Distributed Ledger
3 17 (0.50%) Documaker
4 13 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
5 11 (0.32%) Magento
6 7 (0.20%) Rolfe and Nolan
7 5 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
8 4 (0.12%) SAP Hybris
8 4 (0.12%) Teamcenter
9 3 (0.088%) Dynamics NAV
10 2 (0.058%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (0.058%) Payment Gateway
11 1 (0.029%) FLEXCUBE
11 1 (0.029%) MetaTrader
11 1 (0.029%) OpenCart
11 1 (0.029%) osCommerce
11 1 (0.029%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 1,406 (41.05%) Amazon AWS
2 634 (18.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 287 (8.38%) Google Cloud Platform
4 266 (7.77%) SaaS
5 218 (6.36%) IaaS
6 186 (5.43%) AWS CloudFormation
7 165 (4.82%) Amazon EC2
8 161 (4.70%) GitHub
9 132 (3.85%) PaaS
10 124 (3.62%) Amazon S3
11 106 (3.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 104 (3.04%) Cloud Computing
13 81 (2.36%) Serverless
14 79 (2.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 62 (1.81%) AWS Lambda
15 62 (1.81%) Office 365
16 58 (1.69%) Amazon ELB
17 53 (1.55%) Slack
18 43 (1.26%) OpenShift
19 40 (1.17%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 405 (11.82%) TCP/IP
2 373 (10.89%) Firewall
3 315 (9.20%) DNS
4 221 (6.45%) HTTP
5 159 (4.64%) Internet
6 136 (3.97%) SSL
7 115 (3.36%) DHCP
8 107 (3.12%) SAN
9 106 (3.09%) VPN
10 85 (2.48%) SSH
11 78 (2.28%) SNMP
12 76 (2.22%) WAN
13 64 (1.87%) LAN
14 60 (1.75%) SMTP
15 57 (1.66%) IPsec
16 55 (1.61%) Network Security
17 47 (1.37%) NAS
18 46 (1.34%) VLAN
19 37 (1.08%) BGP
20 36 (1.05%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 582 (16.99%) MySQL
2 306 (8.93%) PostgreSQL
3 300 (8.76%) SQL Server
4 285 (8.32%) MongoDB
5 234 (6.83%) Hadoop
6 231 (6.74%) Big Data
7 219 (6.39%) NoSQL
8 195 (5.69%) Redis
9 194 (5.66%) Relational Database
10 136 (3.97%) Apache Cassandra
11 118 (3.45%) Oracle Database
12 111 (3.24%) Amazon RDS
13 105 (3.07%) RDBMS
14 83 (2.42%) Blockchain
15 75 (2.19%) Apache Hive
16 74 (2.16%) HBase
17 55 (1.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 39 (1.14%) MariaDB
19 27 (0.79%) DB2
20 26 (0.76%) Impala
Development Applications
1 967 (28.23%) Jenkins
2 736 (21.49%) Git (software)
3 364 (10.63%) JIRA
4 232 (6.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 187 (5.46%) Subversion
6 171 (4.99%) Vagrant
7 163 (4.76%) Selenium
7 163 (4.76%) TeamCity
8 145 (4.23%) Maven
9 132 (3.85%) Bitbucket
10 83 (2.42%) GitLab
11 77 (2.25%) Octopus Deploy
12 74 (2.16%) GoCD
13 67 (1.96%) Cucumber
14 61 (1.78%) Team Foundation Server
15 58 (1.69%) Sonatype Nexus
16 55 (1.61%) JUnit
17 51 (1.49%) git-flow
18 45 (1.31%) JMeter
19 42 (1.23%) Ant
General
1 702 (20.50%) Finance
2 285 (8.32%) Banking
3 126 (3.68%) Telecoms
4 118 (3.45%) Retail
5 103 (3.01%) Front Office
6 99 (2.89%) Investment Banking
7 80 (2.34%) Games
8 77 (2.25%) Marketing
9 48 (1.40%) Financial Institution
10 47 (1.37%) Manufacturing
11 46 (1.34%) Legal
12 40 (1.17%) Advertising
13 37 (1.08%) French Language
14 34 (0.99%) German Language
14 34 (0.99%) Italian Language
15 32 (0.93%) Electronics
16 25 (0.73%) Law
17 19 (0.55%) Automotive
18 16 (0.47%) Aerospace
18 16 (0.47%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 983 (28.70%) DevOps Engineer
2 491 (14.34%) Linux Engineer
3 442 (12.91%) Developer
4 368 (10.74%) Administrator
5 292 (8.53%) AWS Engineer
6 274 (8.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 267 (7.80%) Systems Administrator
8 253 (7.39%) Cloud Engineer
9 242 (7.07%) AWS DevOps
10 235 (6.86%) Linux Administrator
11 221 (6.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 209 (6.10%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 203 (5.93%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 200 (5.84%) Systems Engineer
15 179 (5.23%) Analyst
16 175 (5.11%) Senior DevOps
17 161 (4.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
18 158 (4.61%) Applications Support
19 147 (4.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
20 134 (3.91%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 363 (10.60%) Web Services
2 270 (7.88%) LAMP
3 235 (6.86%) Node.js
4 222 (6.48%) HTML
5 178 (5.20%) CSS
6 172 (5.02%) .NET
7 150 (4.38%) Elastic Stack
8 131 (3.82%) LDAP
9 126 (3.68%) Spring
10 122 (3.56%) REST
11 119 (3.47%) Middleware
12 113 (3.30%) AngularJS
13 112 (3.27%) Kafka
14 105 (3.07%) FIX Protocol
15 86 (2.51%) RabbitMQ
16 83 (2.42%) RESTful
17 82 (2.39%) SOAP
18 77 (2.25%) JSON
19 76 (2.22%) HTML5
19 76 (2.22%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 268 (7.82%) Linux Command Line
2 218 (6.36%) Computer Science
3 216 (6.31%) Analytical Skills
4 180 (5.26%) Public Cloud
5 163 (4.76%) Data Centre
6 161 (4.70%) Fintech
7 102 (2.98%) Self-Motivation
8 93 (2.72%) Management Information System
9 82 (2.39%) Hedge funds
10 79 (2.31%) Equities
11 73 (2.13%) Fixed Income
12 69 (2.01%) Replication
13 62 (1.81%) Algorithms
14 60 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 55 (1.61%) Clustering
15 55 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
16 53 (1.55%) Mobile App
17 46 (1.34%) Derivative
18 43 (1.26%) Greenfield Project
19 40 (1.17%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2,540 (74.16%) Linux
2 894 (26.10%) Windows
3 778 (22.72%) Unix
4 393 (11.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 326 (9.52%) CentOS
6 198 (5.78%) Ubuntu
7 178 (5.20%) Windows Server
8 177 (5.17%) Debian
9 93 (2.72%) Solaris
10 67 (1.96%) Android
11 59 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
12 52 (1.52%) CoreOS
13 50 (1.46%) Windows Server 2008
14 44 (1.28%) Mac OS X
15 41 (1.20%) Apple iOS
16 30 (0.88%) SUSE
17 25 (0.73%) AIX
18 21 (0.61%) Fedora
18 21 (0.61%) HPUX
19 20 (0.58%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,672 (48.82%) DevOps
2 966 (28.20%) Agile Software Development
3 751 (21.93%) Continuous Integration
4 712 (20.79%) Configuration Management
5 447 (13.05%) Problem-Solving
6 415 (12.12%) Test Automation
7 366 (10.69%) Software Engineering
8 322 (9.40%) Open Source
9 320 (9.34%) Deployment Automation
10 314 (9.17%) Continuous Delivery
11 240 (7.01%) Scrum
12 221 (6.45%) TDD
13 219 (6.39%) Microservices
14 207 (6.04%) ITIL
15 205 (5.99%) High Availability
16 183 (5.34%) Mentoring
17 176 (5.14%) SDLC
18 150 (4.38%) Load Balancing
19 148 (4.32%) Continuous Improvement
20 135 (3.94%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2,575 (75.18%) Python
2 918 (26.80%) Perl
3 905 (26.42%) Ruby
4 861 (25.14%) Java
5 846 (24.70%) PowerShell
6 742 (21.66%) SQL
7 584 (17.05%) JavaScript
8 414 (12.09%) PHP
9 332 (9.69%) C++
10 323 (9.43%) Shell Script
11 272 (7.94%) C#
12 255 (7.45%) C
13 175 (5.11%) Korn
14 171 (4.99%) Go
15 102 (2.98%) Scala
16 74 (2.16%) Bourne shell
17 68 (1.99%) Groovy
18 41 (1.20%) Lua
19 38 (1.11%) R
20 36 (1.05%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 381 (11.12%) Degree
2 189 (5.52%) Security Cleared
3 131 (3.82%) AWS Certification
4 107 (3.12%) Computer Science Degree
5 105 (3.07%) DV Cleared
6 76 (2.22%) CISSP
7 73 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
8 69 (2.01%) SC Cleared
9 55 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
10 53 (1.55%) CCNA
11 49 (1.43%) GIAC
12 43 (1.26%) MCSE
13 39 (1.14%) ISTQB
14 38 (1.11%) Master's Degree
15 36 (1.05%) SANS
16 32 (0.93%) Network+ Certification
16 32 (0.93%) SSCP
17 31 (0.91%) CompTIA Security+
18 30 (0.88%) OSCP
19 28 (0.82%) Linux+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 166 (4.85%) QA
2 118 (3.45%) GCP
3 46 (1.34%) PCI DSS
4 41 (1.20%) SLA
5 26 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 16 (0.47%) GDPR
7 12 (0.35%) Data Quality
8 8 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 6 (0.18%) HIPAA
10 4 (0.12%) NIST 800
11 2 (0.058%) SSAE 16
12 1 (0.029%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 1,115 (32.55%) Docker
2 343 (10.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 185 (5.40%) Active Directory
4 127 (3.71%) vSphere
5 66 (1.93%) Virtual Machines
6 59 (1.72%) Hyper-V
7 50 (1.46%) Oracle RAC
7 50 (1.46%) VMware ESXi
8 47 (1.37%) NFS
8 47 (1.37%) Samba
9 45 (1.31%) Xen
10 43 (1.26%) iptables
10 43 (1.26%) KVM
11 41 (1.20%) VirtualBox
12 39 (1.14%) HDFS
12 39 (1.14%) Virtual Servers
13 31 (0.91%) Virtual Desktop
14 30 (0.88%) Varnish
15 28 (0.82%) Apache Flume
16 26 (0.76%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1,314 (38.36%) Puppet
2 1,260 (36.79%) Ansible
3 964 (28.15%) Opscode Chef
4 539 (15.74%) Kubernetes
5 419 (12.23%) Terraform
6 297 (8.67%) Nagios
7 170 (4.96%) Salt
8 125 (3.65%) ZABBIX
9 97 (2.83%) Packer
10 96 (2.80%) Rancher
11 89 (2.60%) logstash
12 83 (2.42%) Cobbler
13 75 (2.19%) Docker Swarm
14 69 (2.01%) Graphite
15 66 (1.93%) Grafana
16 62 (1.81%) Prometheus
17 52 (1.52%) HAProxy
17 52 (1.52%) vRealize
18 47 (1.37%) Kibana
19 44 (1.28%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 516 (15.07%) VMware
2 491 (14.34%) Red Hat
3 417 (12.18%) Oracle
4 262 (7.65%) Google
5 235 (6.86%) Microsoft
6 204 (5.96%) Splunk
7 170 (4.96%) Cisco
8 124 (3.62%) SaltStack
9 117 (3.42%) Atlassian
10 113 (3.30%) New Relic
11 94 (2.74%) IBM
12 92 (2.69%) AppDynamics
13 91 (2.66%) Citrix
14 81 (2.36%) HP
15 78 (2.28%) Bloomberg
16 61 (1.78%) ServiceNow
16 61 (1.78%) WorldPay
17 55 (1.61%) BMC
17 55 (1.61%) SolarWinds
18 54 (1.58%) F5