Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bash Shell
UK
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 154 187 192
Rank change year-on-year +33 +5 +35
Permanent jobs citing Bash Shell 3,494 3,398 3,417
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.19% 1.89% 1.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.98% 3.43% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2,903 2,849 3,024
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,700 £33,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 87,730 99,180 98,038
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 54.93% 55.20% 53.04%
Number of salaries quoted 72,842 81,926 84,420
UK median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% 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 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Bash Shell in the UK

Bash Shell
Top 17 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 11 December 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 +31 3,315 £55,000 - 485
UK excluding London +21 1,725 £50,000 +5.26% 262
London +45 1,714 £65,000 +4.00% 242
South East -23 547 £52,500 +5.00% 61
North of England +52 443 £47,500 -5.00% 80
South West +71 252 £45,000 - 36
Yorkshire +62 224 £46,500 -11.43% 24
East of England +41 221 £50,000 -7.41% 42
North West +2 171 £47,500 -9.52% 48
Midlands +8 131 £46,000 +2.22% 25
Scotland +14 96 £42,500 - 9
West Midlands +11 89 £47,500 +11.76% 14
North East +21 47 £50,000 +25.00% 8
East Midlands -5 42 £43,000 -9.47% 11
Wales -8 27 £50,000 +17.65% 7
Northern Ireland -7 14 £62,500 +56.25% 3
Channel Islands - 1 £60,000 -

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 2,608 (74.64%) Linux
2 2,606 (74.59%) Python
3 1,816 (51.97%) DevOps
4 1,522 (43.56%) Amazon AWS
5 1,259 (36.03%) Puppet
6 1,203 (34.43%) Ansible
7 1,180 (33.77%) Docker
8 1,046 (29.94%) Agile Software Development
9 1,023 (29.28%) Windows
10 971 (27.79%) PowerShell
11 952 (27.25%) Perl
12 924 (26.45%) Jenkins
13 886 (25.36%) Java
14 857 (24.53%) Opscode Chef
15 824 (23.58%) Ruby
16 777 (22.24%) Microsoft Azure
17 752 (21.52%) Finance
18 726 (20.78%) Git (software)
19 719 (20.58%) SQL
20 712 (20.38%) Configuration Management
21 691 (19.78%) Kubernetes
22 651 (18.63%) Unix
23 615 (17.60%) Continuous Integration
24 609 (17.43%) VMware
25 505 (14.45%) Terraform
26 503 (14.40%) Red Hat
27 469 (13.42%) MySQL
28 458 (13.11%) C++
29 435 (12.45%) JavaScript
30 430 (12.31%) Degree

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
1 368 (10.53%) Apache
2 225 (6.44%) Tomcat
3 180 (5.15%) Elasticsearch
4 169 (4.84%) nginx
5 131 (3.75%) Confluence
6 114 (3.26%) OpenStack
7 99 (2.83%) JBoss
8 78 (2.23%) Apache Spark
9 72 (2.06%) IIS
10 55 (1.57%) WebSphere
11 47 (1.35%) WebLogic
12 40 (1.14%) Apache Solr
13 37 (1.06%) Apache Pig
14 34 (0.97%) MS Exchange
15 31 (0.89%) CMS
15 31 (0.89%) WordPress
16 30 (0.86%) CloudStack
17 21 (0.60%) Drupal
18 19 (0.54%) SharePoint
19 18 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 33 (0.94%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (0.40%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (0.20%) SPSS
4 6 (0.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (0.17%) Stata
5 5 (0.14%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.11%) InVision
7 1 (0.029%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.029%) CATIA
7 1 (0.029%) HipChat
7 1 (0.029%) Mozilla Thunderbird
7 1 (0.029%) Weka
Business Applications
1 39 (1.12%) thinkFolio
2 20 (0.57%) Distributed Ledger
3 6 (0.17%) Magento
3 6 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.11%) Global One
4 4 (0.11%) R3 Corda
5 3 (0.086%) Rolfe and Nolan
6 2 (0.057%) SAP Hybris
7 1 (0.029%) MetaTrader
7 1 (0.029%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.029%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 1,522 (43.56%) Amazon AWS
2 777 (22.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 345 (9.87%) Google Cloud Platform
4 256 (7.33%) SaaS
5 243 (6.95%) AWS CloudFormation
6 163 (4.67%) Amazon EC2
7 141 (4.04%) PaaS
8 133 (3.81%) IaaS
9 121 (3.46%) Amazon S3
10 119 (3.41%) Cloud Computing
11 117 (3.35%) GitHub
12 96 (2.75%) Serverless
13 86 (2.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 83 (2.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 77 (2.20%) AWS Lambda
16 65 (1.86%) Office 365
17 60 (1.72%) OpenShift
18 48 (1.37%) Amazon ELB
19 35 (1.00%) Amazon EMR
19 35 (1.00%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 403 (11.53%) Firewall
2 353 (10.10%) TCP/IP
3 283 (8.10%) DNS
4 140 (4.01%) Internet
5 130 (3.72%) HTTP
6 124 (3.55%) VPN
7 114 (3.26%) SSL
8 90 (2.58%) DHCP
9 88 (2.52%) SAN
10 78 (2.23%) LAN
11 77 (2.20%) WAN
12 63 (1.80%) Network Security
13 61 (1.75%) SSH
14 60 (1.72%) VLAN
14 60 (1.72%) Wireshark
15 58 (1.66%) BGP
16 46 (1.32%) SNMP
17 44 (1.26%) OSPF
18 36 (1.03%) Cisco ASA
19 35 (1.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 469 (13.42%) MySQL
2 237 (6.78%) SQL Server
3 233 (6.67%) Big Data
4 205 (5.87%) MongoDB
5 196 (5.61%) NoSQL
6 186 (5.32%) PostgreSQL
7 149 (4.26%) Hadoop
8 114 (3.26%) Relational Database
9 108 (3.09%) Amazon RDS
10 103 (2.95%) Apache Cassandra
11 99 (2.83%) Redis
12 71 (2.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 69 (1.97%) Apache Hive
14 66 (1.89%) Oracle Database
15 59 (1.69%) Blockchain
16 42 (1.20%) RDBMS
17 36 (1.03%) MariaDB
18 34 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
19 32 (0.92%) DB2
20 30 (0.86%) HBase
Development Applications
1 924 (26.45%) Jenkins
2 726 (20.78%) Git (software)
3 357 (10.22%) JIRA
4 232 (6.64%) TeamCity
5 213 (6.10%) Maven
6 195 (5.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 184 (5.27%) Subversion
8 142 (4.06%) Octopus Deploy
9 138 (3.95%) Selenium
10 136 (3.89%) Vagrant
11 132 (3.78%) Bitbucket
12 116 (3.32%) GitLab
13 94 (2.69%) Ant
14 92 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
15 84 (2.40%) Gradle
16 80 (2.29%) Travis CI
17 71 (2.03%) git-flow
18 69 (1.97%) Visual Studio Team System
19 67 (1.92%) Sonatype Nexus
20 47 (1.35%) SonarQube
General
1 752 (21.52%) Finance
2 270 (7.73%) Banking
3 126 (3.61%) Front Office
4 111 (3.18%) Telecoms
5 105 (3.01%) Marketing
6 104 (2.98%) Retail
7 103 (2.95%) Investment Banking
8 101 (2.89%) Games
9 88 (2.52%) Financial Institution
10 87 (2.49%) Manufacturing
11 63 (1.80%) Electronics
12 54 (1.55%) French Language
13 50 (1.43%) German Language
14 41 (1.17%) Law
15 39 (1.12%) Italian Language
16 38 (1.09%) Advertising
16 38 (1.09%) Spanish Language
17 28 (0.80%) Automotive
18 25 (0.72%) Back Office
19 16 (0.46%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1,103 (31.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 484 (13.85%) Linux Engineer
3 335 (9.59%) Administrator
4 322 (9.22%) Developer
5 313 (8.96%) AWS Engineer
6 297 (8.50%) Systems Administrator
7 266 (7.61%) Cloud Engineer
8 261 (7.47%) Linux Administrator
9 248 (7.10%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 224 (6.41%) AWS DevOps
10 224 (6.41%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 217 (6.21%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 209 (5.98%) Support Engineer
13 195 (5.58%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 191 (5.47%) Analyst
15 189 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 169 (4.84%) Senior DevOps
17 167 (4.78%) Systems Engineer
18 152 (4.35%) Software Engineer
19 143 (4.09%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 343 (9.82%) Web Services
2 239 (6.84%) LAMP
3 237 (6.78%) .NET
4 197 (5.64%) HTML
5 196 (5.61%) Node.js
6 161 (4.61%) Elastic Stack
7 148 (4.24%) CSS
8 120 (3.43%) REST
9 116 (3.32%) JSON
10 89 (2.55%) AngularJS
10 89 (2.55%) RESTful
11 85 (2.43%) Kafka
12 80 (2.29%) SOAP
13 76 (2.18%) LEMP Stack
13 76 (2.18%) RabbitMQ
14 74 (2.12%) XML
15 71 (2.03%) Spring
16 67 (1.92%) Java EE
17 66 (1.89%) FIX Protocol
18 65 (1.86%) React
Miscellaneous
1 185 (5.29%) Linux Command Line
2 183 (5.24%) Analytical Skills
3 163 (4.67%) Data Centre
4 160 (4.58%) Public Cloud
5 159 (4.55%) Fintech
6 117 (3.35%) Self-Motivation
7 112 (3.21%) Enterprise Software
8 94 (2.69%) Hedge funds
9 88 (2.52%) Derivative
9 88 (2.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 87 (2.49%) Equities
11 71 (2.03%) Fixed Income
11 71 (2.03%) Management Information System
12 68 (1.95%) Hybrid Cloud
13 67 (1.92%) Replication
14 57 (1.63%) Embedded Systems
15 49 (1.40%) Video\Live Streaming
16 46 (1.32%) User Experience
17 45 (1.29%) Greenfield Project
18 44 (1.26%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2,608 (74.64%) Linux
2 1,023 (29.28%) Windows
3 651 (18.63%) Unix
4 417 (11.93%) CentOS
5 389 (11.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 306 (8.76%) Ubuntu
7 248 (7.10%) Windows Server
8 140 (4.01%) Debian
9 74 (2.12%) Apple iOS
10 71 (2.03%) Android
11 64 (1.83%) Fedora
12 57 (1.63%) Mac OS X
13 55 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
14 54 (1.55%) Solaris
15 50 (1.43%) CoreOS
15 50 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
16 39 (1.12%) Windows 10
17 36 (1.03%) Windows 7
18 30 (0.86%) SUSE
19 26 (0.74%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,816 (51.97%) DevOps
2 1,046 (29.94%) Agile Software Development
3 712 (20.38%) Configuration Management
4 615 (17.60%) Continuous Integration
5 409 (11.71%) Problem-Solving
6 393 (11.25%) Test Automation
7 357 (10.22%) Software Engineering
8 349 (9.99%) Open Source
9 338 (9.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 293 (8.39%) Continuous Delivery
11 289 (8.27%) Computer Science
12 277 (7.93%) Scrum
13 205 (5.87%) Deployment Automation
13 205 (5.87%) Microservices
14 180 (5.15%) High Availability
14 180 (5.15%) ITIL
15 177 (5.07%) Cybersecurity
16 172 (4.92%) Mentoring
17 171 (4.89%) TDD
18 156 (4.46%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2,606 (74.59%) Python
2 971 (27.79%) PowerShell
3 952 (27.25%) Perl
4 886 (25.36%) Java
5 824 (23.58%) Ruby
6 719 (20.58%) SQL
7 458 (13.11%) C++
8 435 (12.45%) JavaScript
9 374 (10.70%) PHP
10 307 (8.79%) Shell Script
11 293 (8.39%) C#
12 290 (8.30%) C
13 264 (7.56%) Korn
14 203 (5.81%) Go
15 153 (4.38%) Bourne shell
16 68 (1.95%) Scala
17 63 (1.80%) Groovy
18 45 (1.29%) AWK
19 41 (1.17%) R
20 40 (1.14%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 430 (12.31%) Degree
2 200 (5.72%) Security Cleared
3 129 (3.69%) AWS Certification
4 125 (3.58%) Computer Science Degree
5 123 (3.52%) DV Cleared
6 104 (2.98%) Cisco Certification
7 98 (2.80%) CCNA
8 90 (2.58%) Microsoft Certification
9 88 (2.52%) CISSP
10 73 (2.09%) SC Cleared
11 66 (1.89%) MCSE
11 66 (1.89%) SANS
12 64 (1.83%) GIAC
13 60 (1.72%) CompTIA Security+
13 60 (1.72%) Network+ Certification
13 60 (1.72%) SSCP
14 58 (1.66%) RHCE
15 56 (1.60%) Linux+ Certification
16 45 (1.29%) RHCSA
17 41 (1.17%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 146 (4.18%) QA
2 36 (1.03%) GDPR
2 36 (1.03%) PCI DSS
3 34 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 31 (0.89%) SLA
5 18 (0.52%) Data Quality
6 9 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.057%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (0.057%) FedRAMP
7 2 (0.057%) PMO
8 1 (0.029%) JTAG
System Software
1 1,180 (33.77%) Docker
2 426 (12.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 216 (6.18%) Active Directory
4 151 (4.32%) VMware ESXi
5 141 (4.04%) vSphere
6 128 (3.66%) Hyper-V
7 72 (2.06%) Xen
8 71 (2.03%) Virtual Machines
9 58 (1.66%) NFS
10 55 (1.57%) VMware NSX
11 54 (1.55%) VirtualBox
12 50 (1.43%) KVM
13 43 (1.23%) Samba
14 31 (0.89%) XenApp
15 30 (0.86%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 27 (0.77%) iptables
17 25 (0.72%) XenDesktop
18 20 (0.57%) XenServer
19 18 (0.52%) pfSense
20 17 (0.49%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1,259 (36.03%) Puppet
2 1,203 (34.43%) Ansible
3 857 (24.53%) Opscode Chef
4 691 (19.78%) Kubernetes
5 505 (14.45%) Terraform
6 199 (5.70%) Nagios
7 150 (4.29%) Salt
8 128 (3.66%) ZABBIX
9 101 (2.89%) Prometheus
10 100 (2.86%) Docker Swarm
11 82 (2.35%) Grafana
12 79 (2.26%) Packer
13 61 (1.75%) HAProxy
14 57 (1.63%) Cobbler
14 57 (1.63%) vCenter Server
15 52 (1.49%) Rancher
16 47 (1.35%) Kibana
17 45 (1.29%) Automic
18 40 (1.14%) logstash
19 37 (1.06%) Graphite
Vendors
1 609 (17.43%) VMware
2 503 (14.40%) Red Hat
3 340 (9.73%) Microsoft
4 316 (9.04%) Oracle
5 279 (7.99%) Google
6 162 (4.64%) Splunk
7 159 (4.55%) Cisco
8 133 (3.81%) Atlassian
9 89 (2.55%) SolarWinds
10 80 (2.29%) SaltStack
11 75 (2.15%) New Relic
12 72 (2.06%) Citrix
13 68 (1.95%) HP
14 59 (1.69%) NetApp
15 58 (1.66%) Bloomberg
15 58 (1.66%) CheckPoint
16 57 (1.63%) Reuters
17 56 (1.60%) SAP
18 47 (1.35%) Tradeweb
19 46 (1.32%) IBM