Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bash Shell
UK
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 161 199 197
Rank change year-on-year +38 -2 +44
Permanent jobs citing Bash Shell 3,541 3,235 3,404
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.09% 1.83% 1.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.74% 3.29% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2,842 2,641 3,033
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%

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 94,639 98,385 103,872
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 55.80% 55.58% 52.34%
Number of salaries quoted 78,591 81,444 89,884
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,000 £28,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 15 August 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 15 August 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 +37 3,319 £55,000 - 532
UK excluding London +31 1,745 £47,500 - 328
London +32 1,715 £65,000 +8.33% 242
South East -21 554 £50,000 +5.26% 92
North of England +35 461 £50,000 -2.44% 63
East of England +42 231 £50,000 - 66
North West +48 208 £45,000 -14.29% 26
Yorkshire -2 203 £50,000 -4.76% 32
South West +15 186 £45,000 - 45
Midlands +86 169 £46,000 +15.00% 23
West Midlands +64 109 £47,500 +18.75% 15
Scotland -3 88 £45,000 +12.50% 31
East Midlands +47 60 £45,000 +12.50% 8
North East +24 50 £50,000 +66.67% 5
Wales +13 49 £42,500 -22.73% 4
Northern Ireland +13 14 £63,750 +142.86% 4

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 2,641 (74.58%) Linux
2 2,640 (74.56%) Python
3 1,781 (50.30%) DevOps
4 1,512 (42.70%) Amazon AWS
5 1,399 (39.51%) Puppet
6 1,272 (35.92%) Ansible
7 1,240 (35.02%) Docker
8 1,027 (29.00%) Agile Software Development
9 1,002 (28.30%) Opscode Chef
10 981 (27.70%) Jenkins
11 963 (27.20%) Perl
12 962 (27.17%) PowerShell
13 932 (26.32%) Ruby
14 931 (26.29%) Java
15 918 (25.92%) Windows
16 755 (21.32%) Git (software)
17 750 (21.18%) SQL
18 747 (21.10%) Finance
19 745 (21.04%) Configuration Management
20 732 (20.67%) Unix
21 730 (20.62%) Continuous Integration
22 679 (19.18%) Microsoft Azure
23 633 (17.88%) Kubernetes
24 585 (16.52%) MySQL
25 580 (16.38%) VMware
26 557 (15.73%) JavaScript
27 546 (15.42%) Red Hat
28 471 (13.30%) Terraform
29 441 (12.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
30 439 (12.40%) Apache

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
1 439 (12.40%) Apache
2 276 (7.79%) Tomcat
3 206 (5.82%) Elasticsearch
4 163 (4.60%) Confluence
5 144 (4.07%) nginx
6 143 (4.04%) OpenStack
7 125 (3.53%) JBoss
8 116 (3.28%) Apache Spark
9 103 (2.91%) WebSphere
10 101 (2.85%) WebLogic
11 73 (2.06%) CloudStack
12 61 (1.72%) IIS
13 55 (1.55%) CMS
14 53 (1.50%) Apache Pig
15 46 (1.30%) WordPress
16 45 (1.27%) Apache Solr
17 44 (1.24%) Jetty
18 26 (0.73%) Oracle HTTP Server
18 26 (0.73%) WebSphere Application Server
19 24 (0.68%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (0.65%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (0.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.085%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.056%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.028%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.028%) InVision
5 1 (0.028%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.028%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 39 (1.10%) thinkFolio
2 28 (0.79%) Distributed Ledger
3 17 (0.48%) Documaker
4 11 (0.31%) Magento
5 10 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.085%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.085%) Rolfe and Nolan
6 3 (0.085%) SAP Hybris
6 3 (0.085%) Teamcenter
7 2 (0.056%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.028%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.028%) FLEXCUBE
8 1 (0.028%) MetaTrader
8 1 (0.028%) OpenCart
8 1 (0.028%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.028%) osCommerce
8 1 (0.028%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 1,512 (42.70%) Amazon AWS
2 679 (19.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 296 (8.36%) SaaS
4 294 (8.30%) Google Cloud Platform
5 216 (6.10%) AWS CloudFormation
6 201 (5.68%) IaaS
7 194 (5.48%) Amazon EC2
8 166 (4.69%) GitHub
9 151 (4.26%) Amazon S3
10 139 (3.93%) PaaS
11 116 (3.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 111 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
13 102 (2.88%) Serverless
14 87 (2.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 82 (2.32%) AWS Lambda
16 60 (1.69%) Amazon ELB
17 52 (1.47%) Office 365
18 50 (1.41%) OpenShift
19 40 (1.13%) CloudFront
20 37 (1.04%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 391 (11.04%) TCP/IP
2 369 (10.42%) Firewall
3 315 (8.90%) DNS
4 198 (5.59%) HTTP
5 182 (5.14%) Internet
6 154 (4.35%) SSL
7 110 (3.11%) SAN
8 100 (2.82%) VPN
9 90 (2.54%) DHCP
10 89 (2.51%) SSH
11 74 (2.09%) SNMP
12 70 (1.98%) LAN
13 65 (1.84%) WAN
14 58 (1.64%) Network Security
15 52 (1.47%) NAS
16 50 (1.41%) VLAN
17 43 (1.21%) SMTP
18 42 (1.19%) BGP
18 42 (1.19%) IPsec
19 37 (1.04%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 585 (16.52%) MySQL
2 328 (9.26%) SQL Server
3 295 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 284 (8.02%) PostgreSQL
5 271 (7.65%) Big Data
6 237 (6.69%) Hadoop
7 219 (6.18%) NoSQL
8 188 (5.31%) Relational Database
9 167 (4.72%) Redis
10 140 (3.95%) Amazon RDS
11 136 (3.84%) Apache Cassandra
12 109 (3.08%) Oracle Database
13 100 (2.82%) RDBMS
14 96 (2.71%) Apache Hive
15 81 (2.29%) Blockchain
16 78 (2.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 49 (1.38%) HBase
18 38 (1.07%) DB2
19 35 (0.99%) MariaDB
20 28 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 981 (27.70%) Jenkins
2 755 (21.32%) Git (software)
3 388 (10.96%) JIRA
4 256 (7.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 197 (5.56%) Subversion
6 183 (5.17%) TeamCity
7 176 (4.97%) Selenium
8 174 (4.91%) Bitbucket
9 168 (4.74%) Maven
10 167 (4.72%) Vagrant
11 116 (3.28%) GitLab
12 108 (3.05%) Octopus Deploy
13 86 (2.43%) GoCD
14 79 (2.23%) git-flow
14 79 (2.23%) Sonatype Nexus
15 65 (1.84%) Team Foundation Server
16 59 (1.67%) Cucumber
17 55 (1.55%) JUnit
17 55 (1.55%) SonarQube
18 53 (1.50%) Travis CI
General
1 747 (21.10%) Finance
2 263 (7.43%) Banking
3 135 (3.81%) Retail
4 100 (2.82%) Investment Banking
5 98 (2.77%) Telecoms
6 92 (2.60%) Games
7 91 (2.57%) Front Office
8 76 (2.15%) Marketing
9 71 (2.01%) Financial Institution
10 69 (1.95%) Manufacturing
11 48 (1.36%) French Language
12 43 (1.21%) German Language
13 41 (1.16%) Italian Language
14 36 (1.02%) Electronics
15 34 (0.96%) Law
16 31 (0.88%) Advertising
17 28 (0.79%) Automotive
18 23 (0.65%) Legal
19 19 (0.54%) Back Office
20 16 (0.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1,042 (29.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 489 (13.81%) Linux Engineer
3 397 (11.21%) Developer
4 379 (10.70%) Administrator
5 306 (8.64%) AWS Engineer
6 294 (8.30%) Systems Administrator
7 263 (7.43%) Linux Administrator
8 247 (6.98%) Cloud Engineer
9 237 (6.69%) AWS DevOps
10 235 (6.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 231 (6.52%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 214 (6.04%) Systems Engineer
13 211 (5.96%) AWS DevOps Engineer
14 207 (5.85%) Senior DevOps
15 198 (5.59%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 191 (5.39%) Analyst
17 187 (5.28%) Senior DevOps Engineer
18 185 (5.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 153 (4.32%) Applications Support
20 148 (4.18%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 356 (10.05%) Web Services
2 283 (7.99%) LAMP
3 228 (6.44%) Node.js
4 222 (6.27%) HTML
5 205 (5.79%) .NET
6 172 (4.86%) CSS
7 162 (4.57%) Elastic Stack
8 155 (4.38%) REST
9 123 (3.47%) Middleware
10 107 (3.02%) LDAP
10 107 (3.02%) RabbitMQ
10 107 (3.02%) SOAP
11 105 (2.97%) Spring
12 103 (2.91%) Kafka
13 96 (2.71%) FIX Protocol
14 94 (2.65%) AngularJS
15 92 (2.60%) JSON
16 81 (2.29%) RESTful
17 76 (2.15%) Django
18 73 (2.06%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 241 (6.81%) Linux Command Line
2 211 (5.96%) Computer Science
3 199 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
4 176 (4.97%) Fintech
5 170 (4.80%) Public Cloud
6 144 (4.07%) Data Centre
7 99 (2.80%) Self-Motivation
8 79 (2.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 79 (2.23%) Hedge funds
9 78 (2.20%) Management Information System
9 78 (2.20%) Replication
10 74 (2.09%) Equities
11 71 (2.01%) Fixed Income
12 65 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
13 58 (1.64%) Derivative
14 56 (1.58%) Embedded Systems
15 45 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
16 44 (1.24%) Hybrid Cloud
17 43 (1.21%) Clustering
18 38 (1.07%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2,641 (74.58%) Linux
2 918 (25.92%) Windows
3 732 (20.67%) Unix
4 441 (12.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 363 (10.25%) CentOS
6 228 (6.44%) Ubuntu
7 222 (6.27%) Windows Server
8 159 (4.49%) Debian
9 85 (2.40%) Android
10 83 (2.34%) Solaris
11 74 (2.09%) Mac OS X
12 59 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
13 56 (1.58%) Apple iOS
14 55 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
15 50 (1.41%) CoreOS
16 40 (1.13%) Fedora
17 25 (0.71%) AIX
17 25 (0.71%) SUSE
18 20 (0.56%) Embedded Linux
18 20 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,781 (50.30%) DevOps
2 1,027 (29.00%) Agile Software Development
3 745 (21.04%) Configuration Management
4 730 (20.62%) Continuous Integration
5 436 (12.31%) Problem-Solving
6 435 (12.28%) Test Automation
7 411 (11.61%) Software Engineering
8 357 (10.08%) Open Source
9 323 (9.12%) Continuous Delivery
10 317 (8.95%) Deployment Automation
11 282 (7.96%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 279 (7.88%) Scrum
13 223 (6.30%) ITIL
14 219 (6.18%) Microservices
15 209 (5.90%) TDD
16 196 (5.54%) High Availability
17 191 (5.39%) Mentoring
18 164 (4.63%) SDLC
19 161 (4.55%) Site Reliability Engineering
20 156 (4.41%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2,640 (74.56%) Python
2 963 (27.20%) Perl
3 962 (27.17%) PowerShell
4 932 (26.32%) Ruby
5 931 (26.29%) Java
6 750 (21.18%) SQL
7 557 (15.73%) JavaScript
8 388 (10.96%) PHP
9 380 (10.73%) C++
10 366 (10.34%) Shell Script
11 290 (8.19%) C
11 290 (8.19%) C#
12 232 (6.55%) Korn
13 217 (6.13%) Go
14 94 (2.65%) Bourne shell
15 82 (2.32%) Scala
16 62 (1.75%) Groovy
17 43 (1.21%) Objective-C
18 42 (1.19%) Lua
19 35 (0.99%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 401 (11.32%) Degree
2 199 (5.62%) Security Cleared
3 130 (3.67%) DV Cleared
4 129 (3.64%) AWS Certification
5 105 (2.97%) Computer Science Degree
6 97 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
7 93 (2.63%) CISSP
8 87 (2.46%) CCNA
9 81 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
10 71 (2.01%) MCSE
11 66 (1.86%) SANS
12 64 (1.81%) GIAC
13 61 (1.72%) SC Cleared
14 59 (1.67%) Network+ Certification
14 59 (1.67%) SSCP
15 58 (1.64%) CompTIA Security+
16 56 (1.58%) Linux+ Certification
17 47 (1.33%) RHCE
18 41 (1.16%) RHCSA
19 39 (1.10%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 156 (4.41%) QA
2 118 (3.33%) GCP
3 46 (1.30%) PCI DSS
4 25 (0.71%) SLA
5 20 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 14 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 12 (0.34%) Data Quality
8 9 (0.25%) GDPR
9 4 (0.11%) NIST 800
10 1 (0.028%) JTAG
System Software
1 1,240 (35.02%) Docker
2 391 (11.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 193 (5.45%) Active Directory
4 172 (4.86%) vSphere
5 90 (2.54%) VMware ESXi
6 77 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
7 69 (1.95%) Xen
8 55 (1.55%) Hyper-V
9 54 (1.52%) KVM
10 53 (1.50%) VirtualBox
11 52 (1.47%) Oracle RAC
12 50 (1.41%) Samba
13 44 (1.24%) NFS
14 41 (1.16%) iptables
15 39 (1.10%) HDFS
16 37 (1.04%) Virtual Servers
17 34 (0.96%) XenServer
18 32 (0.90%) Virtual Desktop
19 28 (0.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
20 25 (0.71%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1,399 (39.51%) Puppet
2 1,272 (35.92%) Ansible
3 1,002 (28.30%) Opscode Chef
4 633 (17.88%) Kubernetes
5 471 (13.30%) Terraform
6 291 (8.22%) Nagios
7 193 (5.45%) Salt
8 166 (4.69%) ZABBIX
9 105 (2.97%) Docker Swarm
10 98 (2.77%) Rancher
11 93 (2.63%) Packer
12 92 (2.60%) Cobbler
13 91 (2.57%) Grafana
14 87 (2.46%) logstash
15 83 (2.34%) Prometheus
16 61 (1.72%) Graphite
17 53 (1.50%) vCenter Server
18 52 (1.47%) Kibana
18 52 (1.47%) vRealize
19 45 (1.27%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 580 (16.38%) VMware
2 546 (15.42%) Red Hat
3 393 (11.10%) Oracle
4 304 (8.59%) Microsoft
5 293 (8.27%) Google
6 212 (5.99%) Splunk
7 173 (4.89%) Cisco
8 131 (3.70%) Atlassian
9 130 (3.67%) SaltStack
10 124 (3.50%) New Relic
11 101 (2.85%) Citrix
12 99 (2.80%) IBM
13 90 (2.54%) HP
14 85 (2.40%) AppDynamics
15 75 (2.12%) SolarWinds
16 62 (1.75%) Bloomberg
16 62 (1.75%) ServiceNow
17 61 (1.72%) WorldPay
18 60 (1.69%) BMC
19 57 (1.61%) NetApp