Period
to 26 November 2020

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 26 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bash Shell
UK
6 months to
26 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 164 160 159
Rank change year-on-year -4 -1 +34
Permanent jobs citing Bash Shell 1,135 2,920 3,487
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.07% 2.15% 2.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.50% 4.00% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1,091 2,399 3,053
Median annual salary £55,000 £58,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.98% +6.36% -
10th Percentile £38,750 £36,457 £35,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £87,750 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.00% - +5.26%

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 32,472 73,043 88,959
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 59.11% 53.79% 55.24%
Number of salaries quoted 27,809 60,246 74,097
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

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 26 November 2020.

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 26 November 2020. 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 -1 1,032 £57,500 -4.17% 289
UK excluding London +24 641 £51,000 +2.00% 213
London -22 452 £67,500 -3.57% 103
Work from Home +14 198 £55,000 -8.33% 70
North of England +2 151 £53,625 +2.14% 79
South East -12 131 £50,000 -13.04% 38
South West +31 128 £50,250 +0.50% 21
Midlands +106 99 £47,500 +5.56% 23
North West +55 82 £52,500 - 50
West Midlands +100 78 £50,000 +11.11% 15
East of England +39 58 £51,250 +2.50% 23
Yorkshire -20 56 £60,000 +14.29% 25
Scotland +31 49 £50,000 -4.76% 20
Wales -3 19 £52,000 +15.56% 6
East Midlands +61 18 £38,500 -18.95% 8
North East +10 13 £44,500 +18.67% 4
Northern Ireland +10 7 £55,000 +71.88% 3
Isle of Man - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 26 November 2020, 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.

1 815 (71.81%) Python
2 751 (66.17%) Linux
3 607 (53.48%) DevOps
4 473 (41.67%) AWS
5 467 (41.15%) Docker
6 451 (39.74%) Ansible
7 427 (37.62%) Kubernetes
8 407 (35.86%) Terraform
9 355 (31.28%) PowerShell
10 347 (30.57%) Azure
11 334 (29.43%) Jenkins
12 317 (27.93%) Agile Software Development
13 289 (25.46%) Puppet
14 275 (24.23%) Git (software)
15 268 (23.61%) Windows
16 258 (22.73%) Java
17 233 (20.53%) Configuration Management
18 217 (19.12%) SQL
19 216 (19.03%) Finance
20 205 (18.06%) Ruby
21 188 (16.56%) Infrastructure as Code
22 183 (16.12%) VMware
23 180 (15.86%) Perl
24 164 (14.45%) GCP
25 152 (13.39%) Opscode Chef
26 151 (13.30%) MySQL
27 136 (11.98%) Problem-Solving
28 133 (11.72%) JavaScript
28 133 (11.72%) PostgreSQL
28 133 (11.72%) VMware Infrastructure

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 62 (5.46%) Elasticsearch
2 60 (5.29%) Confluence
3 45 (3.96%) Apache
4 36 (3.17%) Apache Spark
5 16 (1.41%) nginx
6 15 (1.32%) IIS
7 12 (1.06%) OpenStack
7 12 (1.06%) Tomcat
7 12 (1.06%) WebLogic
8 11 (0.97%) Tornado
9 5 (0.44%) JBoss
9 5 (0.44%) Jupyter
10 4 (0.35%) Cloud Foundry
11 3 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.26%) Drupal
11 3 (0.26%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.18%) DNN
12 2 (0.18%) WordPress
13 1 (0.088%) Gunicorn
13 1 (0.088%) uWSGI
Applications
1 8 (0.70%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.53%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.18%) OrCAD
4 1 (0.088%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (0.62%) Sentinel
2 3 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.18%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.088%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.088%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.088%) Exchequer
4 1 (0.088%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.088%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 473 (41.67%) AWS
2 347 (30.57%) Azure
3 164 (14.45%) GCP
4 94 (8.28%) AWS CloudFormation
5 73 (6.43%) GitHub
6 66 (5.81%) IaaS
7 62 (5.46%) Serverless
8 52 (4.58%) Amazon EC2
8 52 (4.58%) PaaS
9 50 (4.41%) AWS Lambda
10 48 (4.23%) Datadog
11 46 (4.05%) Amazon S3
12 40 (3.52%) Cloud Computing
13 34 (3.00%) SaaS
14 32 (2.82%) OpenShift
15 26 (2.29%) Amazon ECS
15 26 (2.29%) Office 365
16 25 (2.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 21 (1.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 19 (1.67%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 111 (9.78%) TCP/IP
2 73 (6.43%) DNS
3 70 (6.17%) Firewall
4 51 (4.49%) VPN
5 47 (4.14%) HTTP
6 29 (2.56%) SSH
7 28 (2.47%) SSL
8 27 (2.38%) Internet
9 26 (2.29%) DHCP
10 24 (2.11%) FTP
11 22 (1.94%) Network Security
11 22 (1.94%) SMTP
12 18 (1.59%) SAN
12 18 (1.59%) WAN
13 14 (1.23%) LAN
14 13 (1.15%) IMAP
15 11 (0.97%) Fibre Channel
15 11 (0.97%) Intrusion Detection
16 9 (0.79%) Kerberos
16 9 (0.79%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (13.30%) MySQL
2 133 (11.72%) PostgreSQL
3 95 (8.37%) SQL Server
4 83 (7.31%) Big Data
5 79 (6.96%) MongoDB
6 65 (5.73%) NoSQL
7 63 (5.55%) Redis
8 56 (4.93%) MariaDB
9 42 (3.70%) Hadoop
10 33 (2.91%) Apache Cassandra
11 26 (2.29%) Amazon RDS
12 24 (2.11%) Azure SQL Database
13 23 (2.03%) Oracle Database
14 21 (1.85%) Cosmos DB
15 19 (1.67%) Relational Database
16 18 (1.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 10 (0.88%) CouchDB
17 10 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
18 9 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 9 (0.79%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 334 (29.43%) Jenkins
2 275 (24.23%) Git (software)
3 113 (9.96%) JIRA
4 104 (9.16%) GitLab
5 70 (6.17%) TeamCity
6 55 (4.85%) Team Foundation Server
7 50 (4.41%) Sonatype Nexus
8 45 (3.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 39 (3.44%) Bitbucket
10 38 (3.35%) Subversion
11 30 (2.64%) Artifactory
11 30 (2.64%) Octopus Deploy
11 30 (2.64%) Travis CI
12 29 (2.56%) Maven
13 20 (1.76%) SonarQube
14 17 (1.50%) Selenium
15 15 (1.32%) Gerrit
16 14 (1.23%) Visual Studio
17 11 (0.97%) Gradle
17 11 (0.97%) Vagrant
General
1 216 (19.03%) Finance
2 57 (5.02%) Public Sector
3 52 (4.58%) Telecoms
4 51 (4.49%) Banking
5 47 (4.14%) Law
6 45 (3.96%) Marketing
7 44 (3.88%) Games
8 41 (3.61%) Electronics
9 40 (3.52%) Manufacturing
10 39 (3.44%) Retail
11 25 (2.20%) Legal
12 9 (0.79%) Advertising
12 9 (0.79%) French Language
12 9 (0.79%) German Language
12 9 (0.79%) Publishing
12 9 (0.79%) Spanish Language
13 8 (0.70%) Front Office
14 6 (0.53%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.44%) Aerospace
15 5 (0.44%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 403 (35.51%) DevOps Engineer
2 123 (10.84%) Developer
3 103 (9.07%) Linux Engineer
4 100 (8.81%) AWS Engineer
5 87 (7.67%) Administrator
6 84 (7.40%) AWS DevOps
7 74 (6.52%) Senior DevOps
8 72 (6.34%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 69 (6.08%) Systems Administrator
10 68 (5.99%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 64 (5.64%) Cloud Engineer
12 55 (4.85%) Platform Engineer
13 53 (4.67%) Azure Engineer
14 52 (4.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 47 (4.14%) Azure DevOps Engineer
16 46 (4.05%) Linux/Unix DevOps
16 46 (4.05%) Systems Engineer
17 43 (3.79%) Kubernetes Engineer
18 42 (3.70%) Security Engineer
19 38 (3.35%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (7.49%) Web Services
2 76 (6.70%) Node.js
3 56 (4.93%) Elastic Stack
4 53 (4.67%) Kafka
5 50 (4.41%) .NET
6 45 (3.96%) RabbitMQ
7 43 (3.79%) HTML
8 38 (3.35%) React
9 30 (2.64%) Spring
9 30 (2.64%) XML
10 29 (2.56%) REST
11 28 (2.47%) JSON
12 27 (2.38%) YAML
13 26 (2.29%) CSS
13 26 (2.29%) LDAP
14 25 (2.20%) AngularJS
15 21 (1.85%) RESTful
16 16 (1.41%) Natural Language Processing
17 15 (1.32%) HTML5
17 15 (1.32%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 83 (7.31%) Analytical Skills
2 69 (6.08%) Public Cloud
3 55 (4.85%) Linux Command Line
4 52 (4.58%) Data Centre
5 39 (3.44%) Cloud Native
6 36 (3.17%) Self-Motivation
7 25 (2.20%) PKI
7 25 (2.20%) Replication
8 21 (1.85%) Algorithms
9 19 (1.67%) Greenfield Project
9 19 (1.67%) Management Information System
10 18 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
10 18 (1.59%) Hedge funds
11 16 (1.41%) Cyberthreat
11 16 (1.41%) Private Cloud
12 15 (1.32%) Security Operations Centre
13 14 (1.23%) Virtual Team
14 13 (1.15%) Clustering
15 12 (1.06%) Data Structures
16 9 (0.79%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 751 (66.17%) Linux
2 268 (23.61%) Windows
3 130 (11.45%) CentOS
3 130 (11.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 127 (11.19%) Unix
5 73 (6.43%) Windows Server
6 64 (5.64%) Ubuntu
7 57 (5.02%) Debian
8 27 (2.38%) Solaris
9 16 (1.41%) Mac OS
10 12 (1.06%) Mesosphere
11 11 (0.97%) Android
11 11 (0.97%) Mac OS X
12 10 (0.88%) VMS
12 10 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (0.88%) Windows Server 2016
13 8 (0.70%) Windows 10
14 6 (0.53%) CoreOS
15 5 (0.44%) Fedora
15 5 (0.44%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 607 (53.48%) DevOps
2 317 (27.93%) Agile Software Development
3 233 (20.53%) Configuration Management
4 188 (16.56%) Infrastructure as Code
5 136 (11.98%) Problem-Solving
6 131 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
7 99 (8.72%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 92 (8.11%) Scrum
9 83 (7.31%) Fintech
10 80 (7.05%) Continuous Delivery
11 78 (6.87%) Software Engineering
12 77 (6.78%) Open Source
13 75 (6.61%) Deployment Automation
14 74 (6.52%) Site Reliability Engineering
15 72 (6.34%) Computer Science
16 70 (6.17%) Test Automation
17 69 (6.08%) Microservices
18 68 (5.99%) Cybersecurity
19 67 (5.90%) Analytics
20 55 (4.85%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 815 (71.81%) Python
2 355 (31.28%) PowerShell
3 258 (22.73%) Java
4 217 (19.12%) SQL
5 205 (18.06%) Ruby
6 180 (15.86%) Perl
7 133 (11.72%) JavaScript
8 111 (9.78%) Go
9 110 (9.69%) Shell Script
10 96 (8.46%) C#
11 82 (7.22%) PHP
12 77 (6.78%) C++
13 53 (4.67%) Groovy
14 48 (4.23%) C
15 37 (3.26%) Scala
16 29 (2.56%) TypeScript
17 23 (2.03%) PL/SQL
18 16 (1.41%) Korn
19 12 (1.06%) T-SQL
20 10 (0.88%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 102 (8.99%) Degree
2 97 (8.55%) Security Cleared
3 81 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 26 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 23 (2.03%) AWS Certification
5 23 (2.03%) RHCE
6 22 (1.94%) MCSA
7 19 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
8 18 (1.59%) DV Cleared
9 14 (1.23%) MCSE
9 14 (1.23%) SANS
9 14 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 12 (1.06%) CISSP
11 10 (0.88%) PhD
12 9 (0.79%) GCIH
13 7 (0.62%) GCIA
14 6 (0.53%) CISA
14 6 (0.53%) GSEC
14 6 (0.53%) OSCE
14 6 (0.53%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (2.82%) QA
2 27 (2.38%) GDPR
3 24 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 19 (1.67%) PCI DSS
4 19 (1.67%) SLA
5 17 (1.50%) NIST
6 6 (0.53%) GPG13
7 5 (0.44%) COBIT
7 5 (0.44%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 5 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 4 (0.35%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.088%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 467 (41.15%) Docker
2 133 (11.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 87 (7.67%) Active Directory
4 59 (5.20%) Hyper-V
5 30 (2.64%) Virtual Machines
6 22 (1.94%) VirtualBox
7 19 (1.67%) Xen
8 17 (1.50%) vSphere
9 13 (1.15%) Ceph
9 13 (1.15%) KVM
10 12 (1.06%) NFS
11 10 (0.88%) Firmware
11 10 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
12 9 (0.79%) Samba
13 7 (0.62%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 6 (0.53%) GlusterFS
14 6 (0.53%) HDFS
14 6 (0.53%) Snort
15 4 (0.35%) VMware Workstation
15 4 (0.35%) zsh
Systems Management
1 451 (39.74%) Ansible
2 427 (37.62%) Kubernetes
3 407 (35.86%) Terraform
4 289 (25.46%) Puppet
5 152 (13.39%) Opscode Chef
6 74 (6.52%) Prometheus
7 49 (4.32%) Grafana
8 43 (3.79%) Nagios
9 21 (1.85%) logstash
10 20 (1.76%) Consul
11 19 (1.67%) Kibana
11 19 (1.67%) SCCM
12 18 (1.59%) SCOM
13 14 (1.23%) Docker Swarm
14 13 (1.15%) Graylog
14 13 (1.15%) ZABBIX
15 12 (1.06%) Automic
15 12 (1.06%) Rancher
16 11 (0.97%) Control-M
16 11 (0.97%) Mesos
Vendors
1 183 (16.12%) VMware
2 125 (11.01%) Microsoft
2 125 (11.01%) Red Hat
3 86 (7.58%) Google
4 65 (5.73%) Oracle
5 59 (5.20%) Splunk
6 42 (3.70%) New Relic
7 41 (3.61%) SAP
8 35 (3.08%) Atlassian
9 27 (2.38%) SaltStack
10 23 (2.03%) Cisco
11 20 (1.76%) HP
12 16 (1.41%) Dynatrace
12 16 (1.41%) IBM
13 15 (1.32%) ServiceNow
14 13 (1.15%) AppDynamics
15 12 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
16 11 (0.97%) Apple
17 10 (0.88%) Dell
18 9 (0.79%) BMC