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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Bash Shell
UK
Rank 198 210 247
Rank change year-on-year +12 +37  
Permanent jobs citing Bash Shell 1373 1699 1403
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.64% 1.64% 1.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.00% 3.19% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1121 1399 1160
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% -  

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 45722 53291 53832
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 54.47% 51.55% 50.58%
Number of salaries quoted 38857 45927 45773
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

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 26 March 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 26 March 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 +8 1314 £55,000 +10.00% 217
London -8 685 £60,000 - 115
South East +41 270 £45,000 +5.88% 28
Berkshire +90 133 £47,500 +11.76% 14
City of London -16 100 £62,500 +4.16% 29
Reading +79 95 £47,500 +11.76% 7
East of England +27 89 £47,500 +9.19% 19
Yorkshire -37 87 £55,000 +29.41% 22
North West -4 68 £55,000 +29.41% 13
South West +9 66 £40,000 -11.11% 10
West Yorkshire -16 62 £55,000 +29.41% 16
Cambridgeshire +34 59 £47,500 +11.76% 13
Manchester +7 59 £57,500 +27.77% 9
Leeds -10 55 £55,000 +22.22% 16
Cambridge +33 53 £48,750 +14.70% 12
Surrey +32 48 £45,000 -18.18% 4
Scotland +41 38 £50,000 +17.64% 7
Gloucestershire -6 31 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Edinburgh +26 29 £50,000 +17.64% 2
West Midlands +33 27 £45,000 - 6
Oxfordshire -3 24 £53,750 -2.27% 3
Hampshire -6 17 £37,500 - 3
South Yorkshire +6 16 £57,500 +43.75% 3
Sheffield +9 14 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Buckinghamshire +2 14 £38,500 -9.41% 1
Milton Keynes -1 14 £38,500 -9.41% 1
Warwickshire +39 13 £41,250 +50.00% 1
Kent +21 13 £47,500 -38.70% 1
Bristol +3 13 £62,500 +47.05% 5
Wales -1 13 £60,000 +60.00% 3

Bash Shell
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 2439 (80.47%) Linux
2 2213 (73.01%) Python
3 1379 (45.50%) DevOps
4 1335 (44.04%) Puppet
5 1134 (37.41%) Perl
6 1110 (36.62%) Amazon AWS
7 1003 (33.09%) Java
8 964 (31.80%) Opscode Chef
9 910 (30.02%) Ruby
10 902 (29.76%) Agile Software Development
11 894 (29.50%) Ansible
12 787 (25.97%) Jenkins
13 774 (25.54%) Windows
14 727 (23.99%) Continuous Integration
15 726 (23.95%) Unix
16 699 (23.06%) SQL
17 697 (23.00%) Git (software)
18 649 (21.41%) Docker
19 644 (21.25%) Configuration Management
20 635 (20.95%) MySQL
21 619 (20.42%) Red Hat
22 542 (17.88%) VMware
23 510 (16.83%) Finance
24 486 (16.03%) PowerShell
25 478 (15.77%) Oracle
26 463 (15.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
27 447 (14.75%) Apache
28 416 (13.72%) JavaScript
28 416 (13.72%) CentOS
29 395 (13.03%) PHP

Bash Shell
Top Related 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
1 447 (14.75%) Apache
2 339 (11.18%) Tomcat
3 245 (8.08%) OpenStack
4 237 (7.82%) Elasticsearch
5 182 (6.00%) nginx
6 169 (5.58%) JBoss
7 159 (5.25%) WebSphere
8 151 (4.98%) IIS
9 142 (4.68%) WebLogic
10 103 (3.40%) Jetty
11 102 (3.37%) Apache Spark
12 92 (3.04%) CloudStack
13 88 (2.90%) Apache Solr
14 85 (2.80%) Confluence
15 36 (1.19%) Cloud Foundry
16 32 (1.06%) CMS
17 25 (0.82%) WebSphere Application Server
18 19 (0.63%) MS Exchange
19 17 (0.56%) Apache Pig
20 16 (0.53%) WordPress
Applications
1 94 (3.10%) MS Excel
2 25 (0.82%) MS Office
3 12 (0.40%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.23%) GNU Octave
5 2 (0.066%) Autodesk Smoke
5 2 (0.066%) Baselight
5 2 (0.066%) Final Cut Pro
5 2 (0.066%) Simulink
6 1 (0.033%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.033%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.033%) GIMP
6 1 (0.033%) Mingle
6 1 (0.033%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.033%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.033%) Weka
Business Applications
1 22 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 17 (0.56%) Magento
3 14 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.13%) OpenCart
6 3 (0.099%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.099%) Sentinel
7 2 (0.066%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.066%) osCommerce
7 2 (0.066%) SAP IS-U
8 1 (0.033%) Bloomberg TOMS
8 1 (0.033%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.033%) Front Arena
8 1 (0.033%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.033%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.033%) Teamcenter
8 1 (0.033%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 1110 (36.62%) Amazon AWS
2 329 (10.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 237 (7.82%) SaaS
4 139 (4.59%) Amazon EC2
5 128 (4.22%) AWS CloudFormation
6 103 (3.40%) Google Cloud Platform
7 90 (2.97%) Amazon S3
8 60 (1.98%) GitHub
9 58 (1.91%) Cloud Computing
9 58 (1.91%) CloudBees
10 52 (1.72%) IaaS
11 48 (1.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 48 (1.58%) PaaS
12 38 (1.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 33 (1.09%) AWS Lambda
14 28 (0.92%) Amazon SQS
15 27 (0.89%) Amazon ELB
15 27 (0.89%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 27 (0.89%) Heroku
16 24 (0.79%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 298 (9.83%) Firewall
2 289 (9.53%) TCP/IP
3 265 (8.74%) DNS
4 169 (5.58%) HTTP
5 117 (3.86%) Internet
6 95 (3.13%) SAN
7 92 (3.04%) WAN
8 85 (2.80%) LDAP
9 72 (2.38%) LAN
10 69 (2.28%) DHCP
11 68 (2.24%) VPN
12 65 (2.14%) SSL
13 62 (2.05%) SSH
14 57 (1.88%) Network Security
15 54 (1.78%) SNMP
16 53 (1.75%) Intrusion Detection
17 47 (1.55%) BGP
17 47 (1.55%) VoIP
18 46 (1.52%) NAS
19 45 (1.48%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 635 (20.95%) MySQL
2 272 (8.97%) SQL Server
3 230 (7.59%) NoSQL
4 225 (7.42%) MongoDB
5 213 (7.03%) PostgreSQL
6 184 (6.07%) Big Data
7 168 (5.54%) Apache Cassandra
8 166 (5.48%) Hadoop
9 159 (5.25%) Relational Database
10 148 (4.88%) Redis
11 95 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
12 92 (3.04%) Riak
13 67 (2.21%) Couchbase
14 60 (1.98%) RDBMS
15 49 (1.62%) Data Warehouse
16 47 (1.55%) Oracle Database
17 34 (1.12%) MariaDB
18 26 (0.86%) HBase
19 25 (0.82%) Apache Hive
20 24 (0.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 787 (25.97%) Jenkins
2 697 (23.00%) Git (software)
3 332 (10.95%) JIRA
4 281 (9.27%) Subversion
5 257 (8.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 200 (6.60%) Vagrant
7 181 (5.97%) Maven
8 155 (5.11%) TeamCity
9 142 (4.68%) Selenium
10 105 (3.46%) Octopus Deploy
11 95 (3.13%) GoCD
12 91 (3.00%) Team Foundation Server
13 75 (2.47%) Ant
13 75 (2.47%) Hudson
14 74 (2.44%) HP UFT
15 58 (1.91%) ClearCase
15 58 (1.91%) JUnit
16 46 (1.52%) git-flow
17 38 (1.25%) Sonatype Nexus
18 37 (1.22%) Gradle
General
1 510 (16.83%) Finance
2 261 (8.61%) Banking
3 161 (5.31%) Telecoms
4 147 (4.85%) Retail
5 104 (3.43%) Games
6 81 (2.67%) Advertising
7 70 (2.31%) Marketing
8 41 (1.35%) Publishing
9 39 (1.29%) Manufacturing
10 34 (1.12%) Electronics
11 32 (1.06%) Front Office
12 31 (1.02%) Financial Institution
13 24 (0.79%) Investment Banking
14 16 (0.53%) Back Office
15 15 (0.49%) Billing
16 14 (0.46%) Legal
17 10 (0.33%) French Language
17 10 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
18 9 (0.30%) German Language
18 9 (0.30%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 858 (28.31%) DevOps Engineer
2 567 (18.71%) Linux Engineer
3 435 (14.35%) Administrator
4 397 (13.10%) Developer
5 348 (11.48%) Systems Administrator
6 327 (10.79%) Linux Administrator
7 263 (8.68%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 250 (8.25%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 208 (6.86%) Systems Engineer
10 207 (6.83%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 205 (6.76%) AWS Engineer
12 170 (5.61%) AWS DevOps
13 169 (5.58%) Java Developer
14 158 (5.21%) Cloud Engineer
15 157 (5.18%) Analyst
16 153 (5.05%) Senior DevOps
17 139 (4.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 135 (4.45%) Senior DevOps Engineer
19 132 (4.35%) Software Engineer
20 131 (4.32%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 321 (10.59%) Web Services
2 293 (9.67%) LAMP
3 234 (7.72%) Node.js
4 210 (6.93%) HTML
5 177 (5.84%) .NET
6 166 (5.48%) Elastic Stack
7 164 (5.41%) AngularJS
8 147 (4.85%) CSS
9 135 (4.45%) Spring
10 119 (3.93%) REST
11 117 (3.86%) React
12 103 (3.40%) RESTful
13 92 (3.04%) RabbitMQ
14 86 (2.84%) XML
15 84 (2.77%) LEMP Stack
16 68 (2.24%) HTML5
17 62 (2.05%) JSON
18 61 (2.01%) Lucene
19 60 (1.98%) Hibernate
20 57 (1.88%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 255 (8.41%) Computer Science
2 172 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
3 170 (5.61%) Data Centre
4 117 (3.86%) Linux Command Line
5 111 (3.66%) Fintech
6 71 (2.34%) Management Information System
7 54 (1.78%) User Experience
8 51 (1.68%) Mobile App
9 45 (1.48%) iPad
10 42 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
11 39 (1.29%) Public Cloud
12 36 (1.19%) Algorithms
13 34 (1.12%) Clustering
14 31 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 28 (0.92%) Private Cloud
16 25 (0.82%) Data Structures
16 25 (0.82%) Hedge funds
16 25 (0.82%) Replication
17 23 (0.76%) Cyberthreat
17 23 (0.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2439 (80.47%) Linux
2 774 (25.54%) Windows
3 726 (23.95%) Unix
4 463 (15.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 416 (13.72%) CentOS
6 269 (8.87%) Ubuntu
7 196 (6.47%) Windows Server
8 170 (5.61%) Debian
9 138 (4.55%) Android
10 114 (3.76%) Apple iOS
11 76 (2.51%) Solaris
12 69 (2.28%) Windows Server 2008
13 68 (2.24%) CoreOS
14 65 (2.14%) Windows Server 2012
15 56 (1.85%) SUSE
16 39 (1.29%) Mac OS
17 35 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
18 28 (0.92%) Mac OS X
19 27 (0.89%) Fedora
20 16 (0.53%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1379 (45.50%) DevOps
2 902 (29.76%) Agile Software Development
3 727 (23.99%) Continuous Integration
4 644 (21.25%) Configuration Management
5 347 (11.45%) Scrum
6 329 (10.85%) Open Source
7 301 (9.93%) Software Engineering
8 263 (8.68%) Continuous Delivery
9 253 (8.35%) TDD
10 168 (5.54%) Mentoring
11 165 (5.44%) SDLC
12 161 (5.31%) E-Commerce
12 161 (5.31%) OO
13 158 (5.21%) ITIL
14 156 (5.15%) DSDM
15 153 (5.05%) Microservices
16 145 (4.78%) RUP
17 141 (4.65%) High Availability
18 125 (4.12%) Web Development
19 114 (3.76%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2213 (73.01%) Python
2 1134 (37.41%) Perl
3 1003 (33.09%) Java
4 910 (30.02%) Ruby
5 699 (23.06%) SQL
6 486 (16.03%) PowerShell
7 416 (13.72%) JavaScript
8 395 (13.03%) PHP
9 252 (8.31%) Shell Script
10 247 (8.15%) C++
11 243 (8.02%) C
12 225 (7.42%) C#
13 162 (5.34%) Go
14 125 (4.12%) Scala
15 108 (3.56%) Groovy
16 90 (2.97%) Korn
17 54 (1.78%) Bourne shell
18 45 (1.48%) AWK
19 37 (1.22%) Objective-C
20 35 (1.15%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 331 (10.92%) Degree
2 145 (4.78%) Security Cleared
3 72 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
4 63 (2.08%) SC Cleared
5 57 (1.88%) CCNA
6 52 (1.72%) AWS Certification
7 50 (1.65%) DV Cleared
8 35 (1.15%) CCNP
9 33 (1.09%) CEH
10 30 (0.99%) RHCE
11 26 (0.86%) CISSP
11 26 (0.86%) GIAC
12 23 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
12 23 (0.76%) OSCP
13 22 (0.73%) PhD
14 21 (0.69%) CREST Certified
15 20 (0.66%) MCSE
16 19 (0.63%) SANS
17 17 (0.56%) CompTIA Security+
17 17 (0.56%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 222 (7.32%) QA
2 44 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 35 (1.15%) SLA
4 30 (0.99%) PCI DSS
5 12 (0.40%) JTAG
6 10 (0.33%) MISRA
7 9 (0.30%) GCP
8 7 (0.23%) SSAE 16
9 6 (0.20%) GPG13
10 3 (0.099%) SDET
11 2 (0.066%) Cyber Essentials
11 2 (0.066%) Data Quality
11 2 (0.066%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.066%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 1 (0.033%) GDPR
12 1 (0.033%) MiFID
12 1 (0.033%) PMO
System Software
1 649 (21.41%) Docker
2 360 (11.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 157 (5.18%) Xen
4 156 (5.15%) Active Directory
5 137 (4.52%) vSphere
6 102 (3.37%) XenServer
7 89 (2.94%) NFS
8 73 (2.41%) KVM
9 55 (1.81%) VirtualBox
10 47 (1.55%) Virtual Machines
11 39 (1.29%) Hyper-V
12 38 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
13 31 (1.02%) iptables
14 30 (0.99%) Samba
15 28 (0.92%) Postfix
16 25 (0.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 24 (0.79%) Snort
17 24 (0.79%) Varnish
18 21 (0.69%) vCloud
19 20 (0.66%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 1335 (44.04%) Puppet
2 964 (31.80%) Opscode Chef
3 894 (29.50%) Ansible
4 365 (12.04%) Nagios
5 220 (7.26%) Kubernetes
6 208 (6.86%) Terraform
7 195 (6.43%) Salt
8 111 (3.66%) logstash
9 100 (3.30%) Tivoli
10 99 (3.27%) Kibana
11 98 (3.23%) Cobbler
12 89 (2.94%) Graphite
13 83 (2.74%) Mesos
14 71 (2.34%) ZABBIX
15 53 (1.75%) HAProxy
16 43 (1.42%) Packer
17 40 (1.32%) Docker Swarm
18 37 (1.22%) Control-M
19 34 (1.12%) rkt
20 32 (1.06%) OpenView
Vendors
1 619 (20.42%) Red Hat
2 542 (17.88%) VMware
3 478 (15.77%) Oracle
4 212 (6.99%) Microsoft
5 127 (4.19%) Google
6 126 (4.16%) HP
7 125 (4.12%) Atlassian
8 123 (4.06%) New Relic
9 122 (4.03%) Splunk
10 120 (3.96%) Cisco
11 100 (3.30%) SaltStack
12 81 (2.67%) EnterpriseDB
13 73 (2.41%) AppDynamics
14 67 (2.21%) Sun
15 57 (1.88%) Dynatrace
16 46 (1.52%) Juniper
17 43 (1.42%) EMC
18 38 (1.25%) NetApp
19 37 (1.22%) SolarWinds
20 35 (1.15%) SAP
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + pension, healthcare, gym
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum 20% bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Healthcare, Life Insurance, up to
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits (Bonus, Pension..)
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago