Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bash Shell
UK
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 168 196 214
Rank change year-on-year +28 +18 +51
Permanent jobs citing Bash Shell 3,600 3,022 3,311
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.03% 1.76% 1.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.62% 3.23% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2,959 2,538 2,751
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £34,500 £32,500 £33,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +2.27%

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 99,388 93,523 105,799
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 56.07% 54.61% 52.06%
Number of salaries quoted 83,527 79,876 91,341
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,125
90th Percentile £79,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,225 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.06% +6.25% -

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 23 April 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 23 April 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 +27 3,395 £55,000 - 542
UK excluding London +43 1,823 £45,000 -5.26% 321
London +16 1,721 £65,000 +8.33% 249
South East +12 628 £45,000 -5.26% 78
North of England +15 379 £50,000 -4.76% 94
East of England +32 267 £57,500 +21.05% 42
North West +42 199 £50,000 -9.09% 45
South West +28 195 £45,000 +5.88% 38
Midlands +56 194 £46,000 +2.22% 41
Yorkshire -15 152 £50,500 -1.46% 38
West Midlands +19 99 £45,000 +5.88% 22
Scotland -5 97 £45,000 - 13
East Midlands +54 94 £47,500 +5.56% 19
Wales +33 51 £42,500 +3.03% 8
North East -7 28 £41,500 +50.91% 11
Northern Ireland +11 14 £40,000 +52.38% 7

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 2,765 (76.81%) Python
2 2,753 (76.47%) Linux
3 1,737 (48.25%) DevOps
4 1,392 (38.67%) Amazon AWS
5 1,330 (36.94%) Ansible
6 1,295 (35.97%) Puppet
7 1,088 (30.22%) Docker
8 1,050 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
9 1,013 (28.14%) Opscode Chef
10 1,004 (27.89%) Perl
11 975 (27.08%) Ruby
12 944 (26.22%) Jenkins
13 921 (25.58%) Windows
14 846 (23.50%) Unix
15 825 (22.92%) Java
16 821 (22.81%) PowerShell
17 757 (21.03%) SQL
18 754 (20.94%) Git (software)
19 745 (20.69%) Configuration Management
20 720 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
21 683 (18.97%) Finance
21 683 (18.97%) Microsoft Azure
22 627 (17.42%) MySQL
23 616 (17.11%) JavaScript
24 551 (15.31%) VMware
25 528 (14.67%) Kubernetes
26 500 (13.89%) Red Hat
27 464 (12.89%) TCP/IP
28 458 (12.72%) Problem-Solving
29 441 (12.25%) 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
1 407 (11.31%) Apache
2 240 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
3 234 (6.50%) Tomcat
4 180 (5.00%) nginx
5 152 (4.22%) OpenStack
6 142 (3.94%) Confluence
7 140 (3.89%) Apache Spark
8 126 (3.50%) JBoss
9 108 (3.00%) WebLogic
10 101 (2.81%) WebSphere
11 66 (1.83%) Jetty
12 62 (1.72%) Apache Solr
13 61 (1.69%) CloudStack
14 55 (1.53%) CMS
15 46 (1.28%) IIS
16 40 (1.11%) SharePoint
17 35 (0.97%) WordPress
18 25 (0.69%) Cloud Foundry
19 23 (0.64%) Ethereum
19 23 (0.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 18 (0.50%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (0.47%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (0.25%) Chatbot
4 5 (0.14%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.11%) Weka
6 2 (0.056%) HipChat
6 2 (0.056%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.056%) Simulink
7 1 (0.028%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.028%) GNU Octave
7 1 (0.028%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 40 (1.11%) Distributed Ledger
2 27 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 19 (0.53%) thinkFolio
4 12 (0.33%) Magento
5 8 (0.22%) Documaker
6 7 (0.19%) Rolfe and Nolan
7 4 (0.11%) Endur
7 4 (0.11%) OpenLink RightAngle
7 4 (0.11%) Teamcenter
8 3 (0.083%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.083%) OpenCart
8 3 (0.083%) osCommerce
8 3 (0.083%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.083%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 2 (0.056%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.056%) Oracle General Ledger
9 2 (0.056%) SAP Hybris
9 2 (0.056%) Unit4 Business World
10 1 (0.028%) FLEXCUBE
10 1 (0.028%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 1,392 (38.67%) Amazon AWS
2 683 (18.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 297 (8.25%) SaaS
4 279 (7.75%) Google Cloud Platform
5 202 (5.61%) IaaS
6 177 (4.92%) AWS CloudFormation
7 160 (4.44%) Amazon EC2
8 152 (4.22%) GitHub
9 124 (3.44%) PaaS
10 116 (3.22%) Amazon S3
11 103 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
12 85 (2.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 72 (2.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 68 (1.89%) Serverless
14 68 (1.89%) Slack
15 66 (1.83%) Amazon ELB
16 60 (1.67%) Office 365
17 53 (1.47%) AWS Lambda
18 47 (1.31%) Trello
19 46 (1.28%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 464 (12.89%) TCP/IP
2 399 (11.08%) Firewall
3 386 (10.72%) DNS
4 228 (6.33%) HTTP
5 166 (4.61%) Internet
6 154 (4.28%) DHCP
7 134 (3.72%) VPN
8 133 (3.69%) SSL
9 102 (2.83%) SAN
10 100 (2.78%) WAN
11 73 (2.03%) Network Security
11 73 (2.03%) SNMP
12 71 (1.97%) SMTP
13 69 (1.92%) SSH
14 67 (1.86%) IPsec
14 67 (1.86%) VLAN
15 60 (1.67%) VoIP
16 57 (1.58%) LAN
17 51 (1.42%) BGP
17 51 (1.42%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 627 (17.42%) MySQL
2 331 (9.19%) PostgreSQL
3 265 (7.36%) MongoDB
4 245 (6.81%) Hadoop
4 245 (6.81%) NoSQL
5 231 (6.42%) SQL Server
6 229 (6.36%) Big Data
7 201 (5.58%) Redis
8 182 (5.06%) Relational Database
9 133 (3.69%) Apache Cassandra
10 126 (3.50%) Oracle Database
11 99 (2.75%) Blockchain
11 99 (2.75%) RDBMS
12 86 (2.39%) Amazon RDS
13 82 (2.28%) HBase
14 66 (1.83%) Apache Hive
15 56 (1.56%) MariaDB
16 39 (1.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 33 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
18 29 (0.81%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 944 (26.22%) Jenkins
2 754 (20.94%) Git (software)
3 354 (9.83%) JIRA
4 229 (6.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 217 (6.03%) Subversion
6 189 (5.25%) Vagrant
7 162 (4.50%) TeamCity
8 135 (3.75%) Selenium
9 133 (3.69%) Maven
10 110 (3.06%) Bitbucket
11 66 (1.83%) Octopus Deploy
12 64 (1.78%) Cucumber
13 61 (1.69%) GitLab
14 59 (1.64%) GoCD
15 56 (1.56%) Sonatype Nexus
16 52 (1.44%) JUnit
17 50 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
18 48 (1.33%) JMeter
19 41 (1.14%) Ant
20 40 (1.11%) git-flow
General
1 683 (18.97%) Finance
2 302 (8.39%) Banking
3 216 (6.00%) Telecoms
4 120 (3.33%) Retail
5 108 (3.00%) Front Office
6 89 (2.47%) Games
7 87 (2.42%) Investment Banking
8 72 (2.00%) Marketing
9 59 (1.64%) Advertising
10 58 (1.61%) Manufacturing
11 54 (1.50%) Legal
12 43 (1.19%) Electronics
13 32 (0.89%) Aerospace
14 23 (0.64%) Financial Institution
15 22 (0.61%) Law
16 21 (0.58%) French Language
16 21 (0.58%) Italian Language
17 19 (0.53%) German Language
18 17 (0.47%) Publishing
19 15 (0.42%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1,004 (27.89%) DevOps Engineer
2 568 (15.78%) Linux Engineer
3 461 (12.81%) Developer
4 397 (11.03%) Administrator
5 349 (9.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 313 (8.69%) Systems Administrator
7 281 (7.81%) Linux Administrator
8 271 (7.53%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 261 (7.25%) AWS Engineer
10 260 (7.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 245 (6.81%) Cloud Engineer
12 230 (6.39%) AWS DevOps
13 217 (6.03%) Systems Engineer
14 193 (5.36%) AWS DevOps Engineer
15 177 (4.92%) Consultant
16 165 (4.58%) Senior DevOps
17 163 (4.53%) Applications Support
18 149 (4.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
19 144 (4.00%) Analyst
20 143 (3.97%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 354 (9.83%) Web Services
2 277 (7.69%) Node.js
3 268 (7.44%) HTML
4 266 (7.39%) LAMP
5 208 (5.78%) CSS
6 156 (4.33%) Elastic Stack
7 155 (4.31%) .NET
8 135 (3.75%) AngularJS
9 131 (3.64%) LDAP
10 126 (3.50%) Spring
11 121 (3.36%) Kafka
12 117 (3.25%) Middleware
13 98 (2.72%) REST
14 96 (2.67%) FIX Protocol
15 95 (2.64%) HTML5
16 91 (2.53%) jQuery
17 87 (2.42%) LEMP Stack
18 86 (2.39%) RESTful
19 79 (2.19%) JSON
20 73 (2.03%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 266 (7.39%) Linux Command Line
2 245 (6.81%) Computer Science
3 222 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
3 222 (6.17%) Data Centre
4 190 (5.28%) Public Cloud
5 149 (4.14%) Fintech
6 112 (3.11%) Management Information System
7 111 (3.08%) Self-Motivation
8 83 (2.31%) Equities
9 74 (2.06%) Algorithms
10 70 (1.94%) Replication
11 65 (1.81%) Fixed Income
12 63 (1.75%) Hedge funds
13 56 (1.56%) Clustering
14 53 (1.47%) Mobile App
15 52 (1.44%) Private Cloud
16 51 (1.42%) User Experience
17 46 (1.28%) Greenfield Project
18 42 (1.17%) Embedded Systems
18 42 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2,753 (76.47%) Linux
2 921 (25.58%) Windows
3 846 (23.50%) Unix
4 377 (10.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 354 (9.83%) CentOS
6 203 (5.64%) Ubuntu
7 179 (4.97%) Debian
8 168 (4.67%) Windows Server
9 87 (2.42%) Solaris
10 64 (1.78%) CoreOS
11 58 (1.61%) Android
12 45 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
13 44 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
14 42 (1.17%) Apple iOS
15 33 (0.92%) Mac OS X
16 30 (0.83%) AIX
17 29 (0.81%) SUSE
18 27 (0.75%) Embedded Linux
19 26 (0.72%) HPUX
20 22 (0.61%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,737 (48.25%) DevOps
2 1,050 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
3 745 (20.69%) Configuration Management
4 720 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 458 (12.72%) Problem-Solving
6 409 (11.36%) Test Automation
7 348 (9.67%) Software Engineering
8 333 (9.25%) Open Source
9 328 (9.11%) Continuous Delivery
10 304 (8.44%) Deployment Automation
11 273 (7.58%) Scrum
12 233 (6.47%) TDD
13 220 (6.11%) ITIL
14 205 (5.69%) Microservices
15 195 (5.42%) High Availability
16 161 (4.47%) Mentoring
17 156 (4.33%) Load Balancing
18 155 (4.31%) Continuous Improvement
19 152 (4.22%) SDLC
20 151 (4.19%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2,765 (76.81%) Python
2 1,004 (27.89%) Perl
3 975 (27.08%) Ruby
4 825 (22.92%) Java
5 821 (22.81%) PowerShell
6 757 (21.03%) SQL
7 616 (17.11%) JavaScript
8 441 (12.25%) PHP
9 333 (9.25%) Shell Script
10 331 (9.19%) C++
11 292 (8.11%) C
12 258 (7.17%) C#
13 147 (4.08%) Korn
14 126 (3.50%) Go
15 101 (2.81%) Scala
16 73 (2.03%) Lua
17 61 (1.69%) Bourne shell
18 56 (1.56%) Groovy
19 40 (1.11%) R
20 37 (1.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 395 (10.97%) Degree
2 175 (4.86%) Security Cleared
3 126 (3.50%) Computer Science Degree
4 103 (2.86%) AWS Certification
5 90 (2.50%) CISSP
6 73 (2.03%) DV Cleared
7 71 (1.97%) Cisco Certification
8 70 (1.94%) SC Cleared
9 56 (1.56%) GIAC
10 50 (1.39%) CCNA
11 44 (1.22%) Master's Degree
11 44 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
12 43 (1.19%) ISTQB
13 39 (1.08%) OSCP
14 38 (1.06%) CISM
15 37 (1.03%) CCNP
16 32 (0.89%) GCIH
17 30 (0.83%) CISA
17 30 (0.83%) MCSE
18 28 (0.78%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 186 (5.17%) QA
2 102 (2.83%) GCP
3 55 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 50 (1.39%) PCI DSS
5 39 (1.08%) SLA
6 19 (0.53%) GDPR
7 13 (0.36%) HIPAA
8 11 (0.31%) GPG13
9 9 (0.25%) SSAE 16
10 8 (0.22%) Data Quality
11 4 (0.11%) OIPF
12 2 (0.056%) NIST 800
12 2 (0.056%) PMO
13 1 (0.028%) BS7666
13 1 (0.028%) DICOM
13 1 (0.028%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 1 (0.028%) JTAG
System Software
1 1,088 (30.22%) Docker
2 357 (9.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 176 (4.89%) Active Directory
4 100 (2.78%) vSphere
5 75 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
6 73 (2.03%) Hyper-V
7 53 (1.47%) NFS
8 49 (1.36%) iptables
9 48 (1.33%) KVM
10 40 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
11 39 (1.08%) HDFS
12 38 (1.06%) Samba
13 37 (1.03%) Varnish
13 37 (1.03%) Xen
14 34 (0.94%) Virtual Servers
15 32 (0.89%) Apache Flume
16 29 (0.81%) VirtualBox
17 28 (0.78%) LXC
18 27 (0.75%) Kamailio
18 27 (0.75%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1,330 (36.94%) Ansible
2 1,295 (35.97%) Puppet
3 1,013 (28.14%) Opscode Chef
4 528 (14.67%) Kubernetes
5 389 (10.81%) Terraform
6 306 (8.50%) Nagios
7 174 (4.83%) Salt
8 112 (3.11%) ZABBIX
9 92 (2.56%) Packer
10 88 (2.44%) logstash
11 85 (2.36%) Cobbler
12 77 (2.14%) Grafana
13 73 (2.03%) HAProxy
14 70 (1.94%) Docker Swarm
15 68 (1.89%) Rancher
16 65 (1.81%) Graphite
17 56 (1.56%) Prometheus
18 46 (1.28%) vCenter Server
19 44 (1.22%) Hadoop YARN
20 42 (1.17%) vRealize
Vendors
1 551 (15.31%) VMware
2 500 (13.89%) Red Hat
3 419 (11.64%) Oracle
4 276 (7.67%) Google
5 238 (6.61%) Microsoft
6 212 (5.89%) Cisco
7 206 (5.72%) Splunk
8 122 (3.39%) SaltStack
9 104 (2.89%) Atlassian
10 94 (2.61%) IBM
11 81 (2.25%) New Relic
12 75 (2.08%) Bloomberg
13 74 (2.06%) Citrix
14 73 (2.03%) HP
15 69 (1.92%) AppDynamics
16 58 (1.61%) F5
17 51 (1.42%) Fortinet
18 49 (1.36%) Fidessa
18 49 (1.36%) NetApp
19 47 (1.31%) ServiceNow