Period
to 10 May 2021

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 10 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bash Shell
UK
6 months to
10 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 156 167 158
Rank change year-on-year +11 -9 +20
Permanent jobs citing Bash Shell 1,906 2,119 3,294
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.17% 2.12% 2.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.95% 3.87% 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1,410 1,759 2,551
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £77,500 £73,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,773 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.32% +1.55% +11.11%

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 48,226 54,736 79,700
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 54.97% 54.70% 54.31%
Number of salaries quoted 37,945 45,528 65,747
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Bash Shell
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Bash Shell in the UK

Bash Shell
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Bash Shell.

Salary trend for Bash Shell in the UK

Bash Shell
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Bash Shell over the 6 months to 10 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Bash Shell in the UK

Bash Shell
Top 18 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 10 May 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
England +13 1,714 £60,000 - 455
UK excluding London +6 1,029 £55,000 +8.32% 283
London +3 766 £75,000 +7.14% 185
Work from Home -37 301 £62,500 +19.05% 87
North of England +16 275 £60,000 +9.09% 85
South East -7 218 £55,000 - 70
South West +15 216 £50,000 +11.11% 32
North West +40 140 £58,750 +6.82% 43
Midlands +4 135 £50,000 - 50
Yorkshire -11 116 £60,000 +9.09% 33
Scotland +17 78 £55,000 +22.22% 9
East of England +12 76 £57,500 +4.55% 29
West Midlands -20 71 £60,000 +20.00% 31
East Midlands +31 62 £42,500 -10.53% 19
North East +7 20 £36,500 -18.89% 9
Wales -32 16 £45,000 +2.86% 3
Northern Ireland -4 15 £42,500 +41.67% 5
Isle of Man - 1 £35,000 -

For the 6 months to 10 May 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 with a requirement for Bash Shell.

1 1,394 (73.14%) Python
2 1,177 (61.75%) Linux
3 1,054 (55.30%) DevOps
4 913 (47.90%) AWS
5 780 (40.92%) Docker
6 772 (40.50%) Azure
7 757 (39.72%) Ansible
8 721 (37.83%) Terraform
9 697 (36.57%) Kubernetes
10 671 (35.20%) PowerShell
11 634 (33.26%) Agile Software Development
12 570 (29.91%) Jenkins
13 505 (26.50%) Git (software)
14 487 (25.55%) Infrastructure as Code
15 459 (24.08%) Puppet
16 420 (22.04%) Windows
17 388 (20.36%) SQL
18 381 (19.99%) Configuration Management
19 370 (19.41%) Java
20 316 (16.58%) Social Skills
21 311 (16.32%) GCP
22 308 (16.16%) JavaScript
23 304 (15.95%) Finance
24 299 (15.69%) VMware
25 291 (15.27%) Microsoft
26 289 (15.16%) Problem-Solving
27 271 (14.22%) Perl
28 262 (13.75%) Ruby
29 260 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
30 258 (13.54%) Unix

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
1 124 (6.51%) Confluence
2 110 (5.77%) Elasticsearch
3 99 (5.19%) Apache
4 67 (3.52%) nginx
5 52 (2.73%) IIS
6 45 (2.36%) Tomcat
7 36 (1.89%) Apache Spark
8 31 (1.63%) OpenStack
9 28 (1.47%) WordPress
10 17 (0.89%) CMS
11 16 (0.84%) Cloud Foundry
12 15 (0.79%) Apache Airflow
13 13 (0.68%) ejabberd
14 12 (0.63%) JBoss
14 12 (0.63%) Tornado
15 10 (0.52%) Apache Solr
16 7 (0.37%) CloudStack
16 7 (0.37%) GemFire
16 7 (0.37%) SharePoint
17 5 (0.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (0.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (0.42%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (0.31%) Gephi
4 5 (0.26%) Stata
5 4 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.21%) Fireworks
5 4 (0.21%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.21%) Sketch
6 3 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.052%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.052%) GNU Octave
7 1 (0.052%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 15 (0.79%) Magento
2 10 (0.52%) Payment Gateway
3 5 (0.26%) Hyperion Planning
4 4 (0.21%) Sentinel
5 3 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.052%) Actimize
7 1 (0.052%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 913 (47.90%) AWS
2 772 (40.50%) Azure
3 311 (16.32%) GCP
4 161 (8.45%) GitHub
5 148 (7.76%) AWS CloudFormation
6 139 (7.29%) PaaS
7 136 (7.14%) Serverless
8 116 (6.09%) IaaS
9 111 (5.82%) SaaS
10 102 (5.35%) Datadog
11 92 (4.83%) Amazon EC2
12 90 (4.72%) Amazon EKS
13 86 (4.51%) Amazon ECS
14 70 (3.67%) AWS Lambda
15 69 (3.62%) Amazon S3
16 67 (3.52%) Pulumi
17 61 (3.20%) Azure Cosmos DB
17 61 (3.20%) OpenShift
18 46 (2.41%) Cloud Computing
19 44 (2.31%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 222 (11.65%) Firewall
2 139 (7.29%) VPN
3 135 (7.08%) DNS
4 113 (5.93%) TCP/IP
5 96 (5.04%) VLAN
6 86 (4.51%) IPv4
7 79 (4.14%) HTTP
8 72 (3.78%) OSPF
9 53 (2.78%) DHCP
10 48 (2.52%) SSL
11 45 (2.36%) Internet
12 34 (1.78%) LAN
13 31 (1.63%) FTP
13 31 (1.63%) SAN
14 26 (1.36%) SSH
15 24 (1.26%) WAN
16 23 (1.21%) BGP
17 20 (1.05%) SMTP
17 20 (1.05%) SNMP
17 20 (1.05%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 231 (12.12%) PostgreSQL
2 230 (12.07%) MySQL
3 172 (9.02%) SQL Server
4 132 (6.93%) MongoDB
5 121 (6.35%) Redis
6 106 (5.56%) MariaDB
7 90 (4.72%) NoSQL
8 81 (4.25%) Big Data
9 64 (3.36%) Amazon RDS
10 59 (3.10%) Relational Database
11 58 (3.04%) Azure SQL Database
12 54 (2.83%) Hadoop
13 41 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
14 33 (1.73%) Apache Cassandra
15 25 (1.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 24 (1.26%) GIS
17 23 (1.21%) BigQuery
18 22 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 21 (1.10%) Amazon Redshift
20 17 (0.89%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 570 (29.91%) Jenkins
2 505 (26.50%) Git (software)
3 221 (11.59%) JIRA
4 133 (6.98%) TeamCity
5 125 (6.56%) GitLab
6 116 (6.09%) Subversion
7 80 (4.20%) Bitbucket
8 63 (3.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 60 (3.15%) Sonatype Nexus
10 58 (3.04%) Team Foundation Server
11 55 (2.89%) Octopus Deploy
12 45 (2.36%) Selenium
13 41 (2.15%) Maven
14 37 (1.94%) Artifactory
15 27 (1.42%) Cucumber
15 27 (1.42%) Gradle
15 27 (1.42%) Travis CI
16 21 (1.10%) Visual Studio
17 20 (1.05%) Vagrant
18 19 (1.00%) Spinnaker
General
1 316 (16.58%) Social Skills
2 304 (15.95%) Finance
3 95 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
4 94 (4.93%) Banking
5 78 (4.09%) Public Sector
6 63 (3.31%) Law
7 62 (3.25%) Games
8 61 (3.20%) Telecoms
9 54 (2.83%) Marketing
10 47 (2.47%) Retail
11 45 (2.36%) Legal
12 30 (1.57%) Front Office
13 26 (1.36%) Organisational Skills
14 22 (1.15%) Electronics
14 22 (1.15%) Investment Banking
15 17 (0.89%) Aerospace
15 17 (0.89%) Manufacturing
16 16 (0.84%) Financial Institution
17 13 (0.68%) Influencing Skills
18 10 (0.52%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 637 (33.42%) DevOps Engineer
2 207 (10.86%) Developer
3 176 (9.23%) Cloud Engineer
4 157 (8.24%) Azure Engineer
5 154 (8.08%) AWS Engineer
6 139 (7.29%) Linux Engineer
7 132 (6.93%) Senior DevOps
8 130 (6.82%) Azure DevOps Engineer
9 121 (6.35%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 116 (6.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 109 (5.72%) AWS DevOps
12 107 (5.61%) Administrator
13 97 (5.09%) Systems Engineer
14 94 (4.93%) AWS DevOps Engineer
15 89 (4.67%) Platform Engineer
16 85 (4.46%) Azure DevOps
17 81 (4.25%) Analyst
18 80 (4.20%) Architect
19 76 (3.99%) Systems Administrator
20 68 (3.57%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (9.44%) Web Services
2 156 (8.18%) Node.js
3 119 (6.24%) .NET
4 110 (5.77%) HTML
5 102 (5.35%) Kafka
6 74 (3.88%) CSS
7 73 (3.83%) REST
8 63 (3.31%) Elastic Stack
9 47 (2.47%) RabbitMQ
9 47 (2.47%) React
10 46 (2.41%) SOAP
11 44 (2.31%) LAMP
12 42 (2.20%) FIX Protocol
13 41 (2.15%) JSON
13 41 (2.15%) Spring
14 40 (2.10%) RESTful
15 38 (1.99%) Laravel
16 37 (1.94%) AngularJS
16 37 (1.94%) YAML
17 35 (1.84%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 173 (9.08%) Public Cloud
2 149 (7.82%) Linux Command Line
3 88 (4.62%) Data Centre
4 75 (3.93%) Cloud Native
5 65 (3.41%) Hybrid Cloud
6 50 (2.62%) Self-Motivation
7 43 (2.26%) Greenfield Project
8 40 (2.10%) Mobile App
9 33 (1.73%) Clustering
9 33 (1.73%) PKI
10 32 (1.68%) Private Cloud
11 31 (1.63%) Virtual Team
12 30 (1.57%) Algorithms
12 30 (1.57%) User Experience
13 27 (1.42%) Replication
14 23 (1.21%) Derivative
15 22 (1.15%) Hedge funds
16 20 (1.05%) Equities
17 19 (1.00%) Data Structures
17 19 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1,177 (61.75%) Linux
2 420 (22.04%) Windows
3 258 (13.54%) Unix
4 188 (9.86%) CentOS
5 161 (8.45%) Ubuntu
6 146 (7.66%) Windows Server
7 110 (5.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 74 (3.88%) Windows Server 2016
9 59 (3.10%) Debian
10 34 (1.78%) Solaris
11 24 (1.26%) Android
12 16 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
13 13 (0.68%) Apple iOS
13 13 (0.68%) Mac OS
14 12 (0.63%) VMS
15 11 (0.58%) Embedded Linux
15 11 (0.58%) Fedora
15 11 (0.58%) Windows Server 2019
16 9 (0.47%) Oracle Linux
17 7 (0.37%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,054 (55.30%) DevOps
2 634 (33.26%) Agile Software Development
3 487 (25.55%) Infrastructure as Code
4 381 (19.99%) Configuration Management
5 289 (15.16%) Problem-Solving
6 250 (13.12%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 214 (11.23%) Continuous Integration
8 201 (10.55%) Scrum
9 180 (9.44%) Data Science
10 173 (9.08%) Machine Learning
11 169 (8.87%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 163 (8.55%) Microservices
13 160 (8.39%) Software Engineering
14 158 (8.29%) DevSecOps
15 157 (8.24%) Computer Science
16 155 (8.13%) Test Automation
17 153 (8.03%) Continuous Delivery
18 138 (7.24%) Task Automation
19 135 (7.08%) Analytics
19 135 (7.08%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1,394 (73.14%) Python
2 671 (35.20%) PowerShell
3 388 (20.36%) SQL
4 370 (19.41%) Java
5 308 (16.16%) JavaScript
6 271 (14.22%) Perl
7 262 (13.75%) Ruby
8 235 (12.33%) PHP
9 226 (11.86%) Go
10 215 (11.28%) C#
11 115 (6.03%) Groovy
12 114 (5.98%) Shell Script
13 102 (5.35%) C
14 75 (3.93%) TypeScript
15 62 (3.25%) C++
16 33 (1.73%) Scala
17 23 (1.21%) ES6
17 23 (1.21%) PL/SQL
18 22 (1.15%) R
19 20 (1.05%) VBA
Qualifications
1 194 (10.18%) Degree
2 154 (8.08%) Security Cleared
3 104 (5.46%) SC Cleared
4 80 (4.20%) Computer Science Degree
5 41 (2.15%) RHCE
6 38 (1.99%) GIAC
7 37 (1.94%) AWS Certification
8 35 (1.84%) DV Cleared
9 33 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
10 20 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
11 15 (0.79%) CCNA
11 15 (0.79%) ISTQB
11 15 (0.79%) MCSE
12 12 (0.63%) HND
13 11 (0.58%) OSCP
13 11 (0.58%) SANS
14 9 (0.47%) CISSP
14 9 (0.47%) CompTIA Security+
14 9 (0.47%) MCSA
14 9 (0.47%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (3.36%) QA
2 36 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (1.36%) GDPR
4 24 (1.26%) SLA
5 21 (1.10%) NIST
6 20 (1.05%) PCI DSS
7 14 (0.73%) MiFID
8 11 (0.58%) HIPAA
8 11 (0.58%) ISO 9001
9 10 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 8 (0.42%) NCSC
11 6 (0.31%) OpenSCAP
11 6 (0.31%) SOC 1
11 6 (0.31%) SOC 2
12 4 (0.21%) Data Quality
12 4 (0.21%) JTAG
12 4 (0.21%) WAI
12 4 (0.21%) WCAG
13 3 (0.16%) GPG13
14 2 (0.10%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 780 (40.92%) Docker
2 260 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 121 (6.35%) Active Directory
4 85 (4.46%) VMware ESXi
5 59 (3.10%) Hyper-V
6 38 (1.99%) Xen
7 34 (1.78%) KVM
8 32 (1.68%) vSphere
9 25 (1.31%) Virtual Machines
10 23 (1.21%) Postfix
11 19 (1.00%) Firmware
12 16 (0.84%) iptables
13 14 (0.73%) NFS
13 14 (0.73%) QEMU
14 13 (0.68%) Kamailio
14 13 (0.68%) Samba
15 12 (0.63%) HDFS
16 9 (0.47%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 7 (0.37%) Ceph
17 7 (0.37%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 757 (39.72%) Ansible
2 721 (37.83%) Terraform
3 697 (36.57%) Kubernetes
4 459 (24.08%) Puppet
5 240 (12.59%) Opscode Chef
6 166 (8.71%) Prometheus
7 152 (7.97%) Grafana
8 42 (2.20%) Nagios
9 36 (1.89%) HAProxy
10 28 (1.47%) ZABBIX
11 26 (1.36%) Kibana
12 24 (1.26%) Red Hat Satellite
13 21 (1.10%) CFEngine
14 20 (1.05%) Consul
15 19 (1.00%) Rundeck
16 18 (0.94%) Packer
17 17 (0.89%) Galera Cluster
18 16 (0.84%) Docker Swarm
19 15 (0.79%) Rancher
20 12 (0.63%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 299 (15.69%) VMware
2 291 (15.27%) Microsoft
3 201 (10.55%) Red Hat
4 197 (10.34%) Google
5 152 (7.97%) Oracle
6 90 (4.72%) Splunk
7 72 (3.78%) New Relic
8 71 (3.73%) SaltStack
9 59 (3.10%) Atlassian
10 54 (2.83%) Cisco
11 31 (1.63%) HP
12 26 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
13 21 (1.10%) Juniper
13 21 (1.10%) SAP
14 20 (1.05%) SonicWALL
15 18 (0.94%) AppDynamics
15 18 (0.94%) Citrix
15 18 (0.94%) Dynatrace
16 16 (0.84%) Apple
16 16 (0.84%) Fidessa