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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bash Shell
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 186 201 239
Rank change year-on-year +15 +38  
Permanent jobs citing Bash Shell 1643 1647 1558
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.85% 1.67% 1.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.30% 3.16% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1319 1458 1296
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.17% +8.23%  

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 49780 52059 57223
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 56.04% 52.78% 51.59%
Number of salaries quoted 41779 45080 48809
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 22 June 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 22 June 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 -1 1561 £55,000 +4.76% 240
London -11 808 £60,000 - 102
South East +19 315 £47,500 -5.00% 45
Berkshire +11 146 £47,500 -5.00% 16
Yorkshire +29 141 £45,000 +5.88% 27
City of London +21 114 £65,000 +8.33% 35
West Yorkshire +37 96 £50,001 +17.64% 21
East of England -4 88 £50,000 +5.26% 20
Leeds +34 87 £52,500 +23.52% 18
Reading -3 87 £47,500 -5.00% 14
North West -5 83 £41,000 -3.52% 19
Manchester +12 68 £53,250 +25.29% 10
South West +11 66 £45,000 - 18
Hampshire +49 55 £45,000 +20.00% 10
West Midlands +49 47 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Surrey +27 44 £55,000 +15.78% 10
Cambridgeshire -30 39 £50,000 +5.26% 11
Cambridge -20 37 £50,000 - 11
Scotland +23 35 £38,500 +2.66% 7
Hertfordshire +8 29 £52,500 +12.90% 6
Slough +29 27 £47,500 -13.63% 2
West Sussex +31 24 £45,000 +63.63% 2
South Yorkshire -9 23 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Wales +26 22 £53,750 +22.85% 1
North Yorkshire +11 22 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Bristol -13 21 £44,000 -29.60% 10
York +24 20 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Edinburgh -1 20 £38,500 -21.02% 4
Gloucestershire -11 20 £45,000 - 4
South Wales +25 19 £55,000 +25.71% 1

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 2437 (81.18%) Linux
2 2165 (72.12%) Python
3 1499 (49.93%) DevOps
4 1339 (44.60%) Puppet
5 1111 (37.01%) Perl
6 1079 (35.94%) Amazon AWS
7 1021 (34.01%) Ansible
8 1020 (33.98%) Opscode Chef
9 926 (30.85%) Ruby
10 919 (30.61%) Java
11 866 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
12 810 (26.98%) Jenkins
13 750 (24.98%) Docker
14 739 (24.62%) Windows
15 691 (23.02%) Unix
15 691 (23.02%) MySQL
16 686 (22.85%) SQL
17 669 (22.29%) Continuous Integration
18 656 (21.85%) Configuration Management
19 649 (21.62%) Git (software)
20 583 (19.42%) VMware
21 565 (18.82%) Red Hat
22 484 (16.12%) PowerShell
23 473 (15.76%) Apache
24 468 (15.59%) Finance
25 421 (14.02%) PHP
26 419 (13.96%) Oracle
27 409 (13.62%) CentOS
28 396 (13.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
29 380 (12.66%) 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
1 473 (15.76%) Apache
2 309 (10.29%) Tomcat
3 253 (8.43%) OpenStack
4 226 (7.53%) Elasticsearch
5 204 (6.80%) nginx
6 124 (4.13%) IIS
7 114 (3.80%) JBoss
8 107 (3.56%) CloudStack
9 96 (3.20%) WebSphere
10 84 (2.80%) Apache Solr
11 81 (2.70%) Jetty
12 80 (2.66%) WebLogic
13 74 (2.47%) Apache Spark
14 57 (1.90%) Confluence
15 38 (1.27%) Cloud Foundry
16 31 (1.03%) CMS
17 26 (0.87%) WebSphere Application Server
18 24 (0.80%) Drupal
19 21 (0.70%) WordPress
20 20 (0.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 28 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 26 (0.87%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (0.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (0.30%) GIMP
4 9 (0.30%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.27%) Photoshop
6 6 (0.20%) Inkscape
7 5 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.100%) GNU Octave
9 2 (0.067%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.067%) Vectorworks
10 1 (0.033%) Stata
Business Applications
1 47 (1.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 23 (0.77%) RMDS
3 18 (0.60%) Magento
4 16 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
5 9 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
6 6 (0.20%) Workfront
7 4 (0.13%) OpenCart
7 4 (0.13%) Teamcenter
8 2 (0.067%) Oracle Assets
8 2 (0.067%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 2 (0.067%) Sentinel
9 1 (0.033%) ION MarketView
9 1 (0.033%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 1079 (35.94%) Amazon AWS
2 341 (11.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 177 (5.90%) SaaS
4 145 (4.83%) AWS CloudFormation
5 130 (4.33%) Amazon EC2
6 121 (4.03%) Google Cloud Platform
7 84 (2.80%) Amazon S3
8 82 (2.73%) GitHub
9 77 (2.56%) IaaS
10 61 (2.03%) PaaS
11 51 (1.70%) AWS Lambda
12 42 (1.40%) Amazon ELB
12 42 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
13 41 (1.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 40 (1.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 33 (1.10%) Route 53
16 31 (1.03%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 30 (1.00%) CloudBees
18 28 (0.93%) Datadog
19 24 (0.80%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 348 (11.59%) Firewall
2 306 (10.19%) TCP/IP
3 273 (9.09%) DNS
4 156 (5.20%) HTTP
5 148 (4.93%) Internet
6 116 (3.86%) WAN
7 108 (3.60%) VPN
8 95 (3.16%) LAN
8 95 (3.16%) SAN
9 93 (3.10%) LDAP
10 79 (2.63%) SSH
11 75 (2.50%) DHCP
12 71 (2.37%) BGP
13 68 (2.27%) Junos
14 66 (2.20%) VLAN
15 63 (2.10%) SNMP
16 57 (1.90%) MPLS
17 55 (1.83%) OSPF
18 54 (1.80%) VoIP
19 52 (1.73%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 691 (23.02%) MySQL
2 262 (8.73%) MongoDB
3 227 (7.56%) SQL Server
4 216 (7.20%) PostgreSQL
5 210 (7.00%) NoSQL
6 139 (4.63%) Big Data
7 137 (4.56%) Apache Cassandra
8 136 (4.53%) Hadoop
9 131 (4.36%) Redis
10 121 (4.03%) Relational Database
11 86 (2.86%) Amazon RDS
12 76 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
13 71 (2.37%) MariaDB
14 59 (1.97%) Riak
15 58 (1.93%) RDBMS
16 41 (1.37%) Couchbase
17 38 (1.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 36 (1.20%) Oracle Database
19 25 (0.83%) DB2
20 22 (0.73%) HBase
Development Applications
1 810 (26.98%) Jenkins
2 649 (21.62%) Git (software)
3 223 (7.43%) Maven
4 207 (6.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 202 (6.73%) JIRA
6 196 (6.53%) Subversion
6 196 (6.53%) Vagrant
7 147 (4.90%) TeamCity
8 141 (4.70%) Selenium
9 77 (2.56%) Ant
10 75 (2.50%) JUnit
11 65 (2.17%) GoCD
12 63 (2.10%) Octopus Deploy
13 61 (2.03%) Sonatype Nexus
14 59 (1.97%) Team Foundation Server
15 54 (1.80%) Hudson
16 53 (1.77%) Gradle
17 44 (1.47%) HP UFT
18 43 (1.43%) PHPUnit
19 39 (1.30%) Cucumber
General
1 468 (15.59%) Finance
2 228 (7.59%) Banking
3 178 (5.93%) Telecoms
4 125 (4.16%) Retail
5 116 (3.86%) Marketing
6 108 (3.60%) Games
7 66 (2.20%) Advertising
8 65 (2.17%) Investment Banking
9 61 (2.03%) Manufacturing
10 54 (1.80%) Electronics
11 52 (1.73%) Publishing
12 44 (1.47%) Retail Banking
13 23 (0.77%) Front Office
14 19 (0.63%) Automotive
15 15 (0.50%) Financial Institution
16 11 (0.37%) Back Office
17 10 (0.33%) Military
18 8 (0.27%) Law
19 6 (0.20%) French Language
19 6 (0.20%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 939 (31.28%) DevOps Engineer
2 491 (16.36%) Linux Engineer
3 391 (13.02%) Developer
4 359 (11.96%) Administrator
5 310 (10.33%) Systems Administrator
6 271 (9.03%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 265 (8.83%) Linux Administrator
8 229 (7.63%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 207 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
10 203 (6.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 194 (6.46%) AWS Engineer
12 172 (5.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 162 (5.40%) AWS DevOps
14 155 (5.16%) Cloud Engineer
15 154 (5.13%) Java Developer
16 148 (4.93%) Analyst
17 141 (4.70%) AWS DevOps Engineer
18 138 (4.60%) Senior DevOps
19 120 (4.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
20 118 (3.93%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 353 (11.76%) LAMP
2 283 (9.43%) Web Services
3 210 (7.00%) HTML
4 191 (6.36%) Node.js
5 161 (5.36%) .NET
6 159 (5.30%) Spring
7 157 (5.23%) CSS
8 148 (4.93%) Elastic Stack
9 133 (4.43%) AngularJS
10 108 (3.60%) RabbitMQ
11 102 (3.40%) REST
12 97 (3.23%) LEMP Stack
13 95 (3.16%) RESTful
14 90 (3.00%) XML
15 84 (2.80%) React
16 75 (2.50%) HTML5
17 70 (2.33%) jQuery
18 66 (2.20%) JSON
19 63 (2.10%) Kafka
20 61 (2.03%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 219 (7.30%) Computer Science
2 203 (6.76%) Data Centre
3 155 (5.16%) Linux Command Line
4 146 (4.86%) Analytical Skills
5 99 (3.30%) Fintech
6 85 (2.83%) Greenfield Project
7 75 (2.50%) Public Cloud
8 74 (2.47%) Management Information System
9 57 (1.90%) Mobile App
10 52 (1.73%) User Experience
11 43 (1.43%) Clustering
12 40 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
12 40 (1.33%) Replication
13 37 (1.23%) Private Cloud
14 34 (1.13%) iPad
15 26 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 25 (0.83%) Device Driver
16 25 (0.83%) Hedge funds
17 23 (0.77%) Hybrid Cloud
18 21 (0.70%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 2437 (81.18%) Linux
2 739 (24.62%) Windows
3 691 (23.02%) Unix
4 409 (13.62%) CentOS
5 396 (13.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 278 (9.26%) Ubuntu
7 207 (6.90%) Debian
8 191 (6.36%) Windows Server
9 79 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
10 73 (2.43%) Windows Server 2012
11 61 (2.03%) Android
12 55 (1.83%) CoreOS
13 54 (1.80%) Apple iOS
14 50 (1.67%) Solaris
15 35 (1.17%) SUSE
16 33 (1.10%) Mac OS
16 33 (1.10%) Mac OS X
17 23 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
18 22 (0.73%) Embedded Linux
19 21 (0.70%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1499 (49.93%) DevOps
2 866 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
3 669 (22.29%) Continuous Integration
4 656 (21.85%) Configuration Management
5 305 (10.16%) Scrum
6 276 (9.19%) Software Engineering
7 275 (9.16%) Continuous Delivery
8 269 (8.96%) Open Source
9 227 (7.56%) TDD
10 217 (7.23%) Test Automation
11 194 (6.46%) E-Commerce
12 187 (6.23%) SDLC
13 174 (5.80%) High Availability
14 147 (4.90%) Microservices
15 140 (4.66%) Load Balancing
16 138 (4.60%) ITIL
16 138 (4.60%) RUP
17 134 (4.46%) DSDM
18 126 (4.20%) OO
19 121 (4.03%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2165 (72.12%) Python
2 1111 (37.01%) Perl
3 926 (30.85%) Ruby
4 919 (30.61%) Java
5 686 (22.85%) SQL
6 484 (16.12%) PowerShell
7 421 (14.02%) PHP
8 335 (11.16%) JavaScript
9 312 (10.39%) Shell Script
10 200 (6.66%) C++
11 159 (5.30%) C
11 159 (5.30%) Go
12 152 (5.06%) C#
13 98 (3.26%) Scala
14 93 (3.10%) Korn
15 85 (2.83%) Groovy
16 44 (1.47%) Bourne shell
17 41 (1.37%) VBScript
18 39 (1.30%) AWK
19 37 (1.23%) Jython
Qualifications
1 280 (9.33%) Degree
2 127 (4.23%) Security Cleared
3 123 (4.10%) Computer Science Degree
4 83 (2.76%) Cisco Certification
5 59 (1.97%) CCNP
6 54 (1.80%) CCNA
7 50 (1.67%) DV Cleared
8 47 (1.57%) SC Cleared
9 31 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
9 31 (1.03%) RHCE
10 30 (1.00%) CISSP
10 30 (1.00%) RHCSA
11 27 (0.90%) CEH
12 25 (0.83%) AWS Certification
13 22 (0.73%) CCIE
13 22 (0.73%) MCSE
14 19 (0.63%) CREST Certified
15 18 (0.60%) ISTQB
15 18 (0.60%) OSCP
16 17 (0.57%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 142 (4.73%) QA
2 48 (1.60%) SLA
3 43 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 33 (1.10%) PCI DSS
5 17 (0.57%) GCP
6 7 (0.23%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials
7 4 (0.13%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.100%) JTAG
8 3 (0.100%) SSAE 16
9 2 (0.067%) MISRA
10 1 (0.033%) GPG13
10 1 (0.033%) ISAE 3402
10 1 (0.033%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 1 (0.033%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 750 (24.98%) Docker
2 380 (12.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 180 (6.00%) Active Directory
4 151 (5.03%) Xen
5 141 (4.70%) vSphere
6 129 (4.30%) XenServer
7 104 (3.46%) KVM
8 82 (2.73%) NFS
8 82 (2.73%) Virtual Machines
9 77 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
10 67 (2.23%) Hyper-V
11 52 (1.73%) iptables
12 46 (1.53%) VirtualBox
13 32 (1.07%) Varnish
14 28 (0.93%) Samba
15 25 (0.83%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 24 (0.80%) Snort
17 22 (0.73%) LXC
17 22 (0.73%) Postfix
18 15 (0.50%) Dovecot
Systems Management
1 1339 (44.60%) Puppet
2 1021 (34.01%) Ansible
3 1020 (33.98%) Opscode Chef
4 346 (11.53%) Nagios
5 258 (8.59%) Kubernetes
5 258 (8.59%) Terraform
6 176 (5.86%) Salt
7 103 (3.43%) Cobbler
7 103 (3.43%) Tivoli
8 99 (3.30%) ZABBIX
9 84 (2.80%) logstash
10 76 (2.53%) Kibana
11 72 (2.40%) Graphite
12 66 (2.20%) Mesos
13 62 (2.07%) HAProxy
14 55 (1.83%) Packer
15 51 (1.70%) Grafana
16 34 (1.13%) Docker Swarm
17 32 (1.07%) Consul
18 31 (1.03%) Icinga
Vendors
1 583 (19.42%) VMware
2 565 (18.82%) Red Hat
3 419 (13.96%) Oracle
4 198 (6.60%) Microsoft
5 147 (4.90%) Google
6 137 (4.56%) Cisco
7 126 (4.20%) Splunk
8 97 (3.23%) HP
8 97 (3.23%) New Relic
9 90 (3.00%) SaltStack
10 89 (2.96%) EnterpriseDB
11 80 (2.66%) Juniper
12 64 (2.13%) Atlassian
13 50 (1.67%) IBM
13 50 (1.67%) TIBCO
14 49 (1.63%) Rackspace
15 48 (1.60%) SolarWinds
16 47 (1.57%) SAP
17 45 (1.50%) AppDynamics
17 45 (1.50%) NetApp
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Slough, Berkshire
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: £59000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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City, London
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
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Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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London
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