Period
to 18 October 2017

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 18 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bash Shell
UK
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 190 188 231
Rank change year-on-year -2 +43 +25
Permanent jobs citing Bash Shell 3239 3388 3203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.85% 1.77% 1.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.35% 3.35% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2676 3068 2729
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £30,700
90th Percentile £76,250 £76,625 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

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 96623 101053 112280
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 55.33% 52.72% 51.55%
Number of salaries quoted 79250 87166 95901
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% +1.12%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +2.56%

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 18 October 2017.

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 18 October 2017. 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 -2 3097 £55,000 +4.76% 306
UK excluding London +42 1637 £47,500 +5.56% 152
London -18 1562 £60,000 - 163
South East +38 699 £50,000 - 53
North of England +65 395 £47,500 +11.76% 47
Yorkshire +59 212 £47,500 +11.76% 29
North West +33 169 £47,500 +18.75% 15
East of England -5 154 £50,000 +5.26% 18
South West -8 146 £45,000 - 9
Midlands -4 131 £42,500 +6.25% 16
West Midlands +32 94 £40,500 +1.25% 5
Scotland +12 76 £41,250 -17.50% 3
East Midlands -10 39 £42,500 +6.25% 11
Wales +16 26 £52,500 +31.25% 1
North East +25 14 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Northern Ireland -15 13 £40,000 +60.00% 4

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 2478 (76.51%) Linux
2 2351 (72.58%) Python
3 1546 (47.73%) DevOps
4 1319 (40.72%) Puppet
5 1157 (35.72%) Amazon AWS
6 1153 (35.60%) Perl
7 1083 (33.44%) Ansible
8 1042 (32.17%) Opscode Chef
9 1005 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
10 911 (28.13%) Java
11 893 (27.57%) Ruby
12 875 (27.01%) Docker
13 851 (26.27%) Windows
14 818 (25.25%) Jenkins
15 706 (21.80%) Configuration Management
16 688 (21.24%) Unix
17 684 (21.12%) Git (software)
18 671 (20.72%) SQL
19 651 (20.10%) PowerShell
20 605 (18.68%) Continuous Integration
21 597 (18.43%) MySQL
22 577 (17.81%) VMware
23 570 (17.60%) Finance
24 567 (17.51%) Red Hat
25 499 (15.41%) Microsoft Azure
26 489 (15.10%) CentOS
27 450 (13.89%) Apache
28 428 (13.21%) PHP
29 427 (13.18%) Oracle
30 392 (12.10%) 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
1 450 (13.89%) Apache
2 347 (10.71%) Tomcat
3 227 (7.01%) Elasticsearch
4 218 (6.73%) OpenStack
5 193 (5.96%) nginx
6 166 (5.13%) JBoss
7 127 (3.92%) IIS
8 94 (2.90%) WebSphere
9 86 (2.66%) Jetty
10 83 (2.56%) CloudStack
11 78 (2.41%) Confluence
12 77 (2.38%) Apache Spark
13 72 (2.22%) WebLogic
14 60 (1.85%) Apache Solr
15 31 (0.96%) WebSphere Application Server
16 29 (0.90%) SharePoint
17 23 (0.71%) Cloud Foundry
18 22 (0.68%) CMS
19 21 (0.65%) WordPress
20 19 (0.59%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 25 (0.77%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (0.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (0.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 13 (0.40%) Photoshop
4 8 (0.25%) GIMP
5 6 (0.19%) Inkscape
6 5 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.12%) Simulink
8 3 (0.093%) Microsoft Project
8 3 (0.093%) MS Visio
9 2 (0.062%) Vectorworks
10 1 (0.031%) GNU Octave
10 1 (0.031%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (0.68%) RMDS
2 15 (0.46%) Teamcenter
3 11 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
4 10 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
5 8 (0.25%) Magento
6 5 (0.15%) Endur
6 5 (0.15%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 5 (0.15%) Workfront
7 4 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 3 (0.093%) BusinessWorks
8 3 (0.093%) ION MarketView
8 3 (0.093%) OpenLink RightAngle
8 3 (0.093%) Oracle General Ledger
8 3 (0.093%) Unit4 Business World
9 2 (0.062%) Infor M3
9 2 (0.062%) SAP Hybris
9 2 (0.062%) Summit
10 1 (0.031%) Dynamics GP
10 1 (0.031%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 1157 (35.72%) Amazon AWS
2 499 (15.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 212 (6.55%) SaaS
4 152 (4.69%) AWS CloudFormation
5 133 (4.11%) Google Cloud Platform
6 113 (3.49%) Amazon EC2
7 98 (3.03%) IaaS
8 86 (2.66%) Amazon S3
9 82 (2.53%) GitHub
10 66 (2.04%) PaaS
11 57 (1.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 50 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
13 42 (1.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 36 (1.11%) Office 365
14 36 (1.11%) Route 53
15 34 (1.05%) Serverless
16 33 (1.02%) npm
17 32 (0.99%) AWS Lambda
18 28 (0.86%) Amazon ELB
19 25 (0.77%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 359 (11.08%) TCP/IP
2 358 (11.05%) Firewall
3 334 (10.31%) DNS
4 167 (5.16%) VPN
5 156 (4.82%) Internet
6 141 (4.35%) HTTP
7 139 (4.29%) WAN
8 128 (3.95%) DHCP
9 100 (3.09%) LAN
10 98 (3.03%) BGP
11 96 (2.96%) VLAN
12 95 (2.93%) SAN
13 91 (2.81%) LDAP
14 83 (2.56%) SNMP
14 83 (2.56%) SSL
15 80 (2.47%) OSPF
16 76 (2.35%) VoIP
17 69 (2.13%) IPsec
18 65 (2.01%) Junos
19 60 (1.85%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 597 (18.43%) MySQL
2 270 (8.34%) MongoDB
3 245 (7.56%) SQL Server
4 236 (7.29%) PostgreSQL
5 220 (6.79%) NoSQL
6 175 (5.40%) Hadoop
7 169 (5.22%) Big Data
8 161 (4.97%) Redis
9 147 (4.54%) Apache Cassandra
10 110 (3.40%) Relational Database
11 82 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
12 73 (2.25%) Amazon RDS
13 56 (1.73%) MariaDB
13 56 (1.73%) Riak
14 51 (1.57%) BusinessObjects
15 47 (1.45%) Couchbase
16 44 (1.36%) RDBMS
17 41 (1.27%) Oracle Database
18 31 (0.96%) DB2
19 30 (0.93%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 818 (25.25%) Jenkins
2 684 (21.12%) Git (software)
3 275 (8.49%) Maven
4 224 (6.92%) JIRA
5 203 (6.27%) TeamCity
6 184 (5.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 158 (4.88%) Selenium
8 148 (4.57%) Vagrant
9 135 (4.17%) Subversion
10 132 (4.08%) JUnit
11 105 (3.24%) Sonatype Nexus
12 75 (2.32%) Ant
13 68 (2.10%) Mockito
14 66 (2.04%) Cucumber
15 60 (1.85%) Octopus Deploy
16 59 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
17 55 (1.70%) Gradle
18 53 (1.64%) Visual Studio
19 44 (1.36%) Bitbucket
20 41 (1.27%) Hudson
General
1 570 (17.60%) Finance
2 280 (8.64%) Banking
3 190 (5.87%) Telecoms
4 161 (4.97%) Marketing
5 140 (4.32%) Retail
6 106 (3.27%) Games
7 85 (2.62%) Investment Banking
7 85 (2.62%) Manufacturing
8 76 (2.35%) Retail Banking
9 71 (2.19%) Publishing
10 67 (2.07%) Electronics
11 48 (1.48%) Advertising
12 31 (0.96%) Front Office
13 26 (0.80%) Military
14 21 (0.65%) Financial Institution
15 18 (0.56%) Automotive
16 16 (0.49%) Law
17 15 (0.46%) Aerospace
18 5 (0.15%) Corporate Banking
18 5 (0.15%) Legal
Job Titles
1 960 (29.64%) DevOps Engineer
2 463 (14.29%) Developer
3 458 (14.14%) Linux Engineer
4 323 (9.97%) Administrator
5 289 (8.92%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 272 (8.40%) Systems Administrator
7 247 (7.63%) AWS Engineer
8 234 (7.22%) Systems Engineer
9 233 (7.19%) Linux Administrator
10 219 (6.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 212 (6.55%) AWS DevOps
12 209 (6.45%) Java Developer
13 206 (6.36%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 182 (5.62%) AWS DevOps Engineer
15 145 (4.48%) Analyst
16 144 (4.45%) Senior Developer
17 139 (4.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 131 (4.04%) Cloud Engineer
19 130 (4.01%) Consultant
20 123 (3.80%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 279 (8.61%) LAMP
2 274 (8.46%) Web Services
3 234 (7.22%) HTML
4 196 (6.05%) Spring
5 186 (5.74%) .NET
5 186 (5.74%) Node.js
6 179 (5.53%) CSS
7 151 (4.66%) RESTful
8 133 (4.11%) AngularJS
9 120 (3.70%) REST
10 110 (3.40%) Elastic Stack
11 108 (3.33%) RabbitMQ
12 103 (3.18%) LEMP Stack
13 102 (3.15%) Kafka
14 98 (3.03%) J2EE
15 96 (2.96%) Middleware
16 94 (2.90%) HTML5
17 88 (2.72%) JMS
18 87 (2.69%) Hibernate
19 84 (2.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 261 (8.06%) Data Centre
2 182 (5.62%) Computer Science
3 157 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
4 128 (3.95%) Linux Command Line
5 121 (3.74%) Fintech
6 116 (3.58%) Public Cloud
7 70 (2.16%) Clustering
8 64 (1.98%) Management Information System
9 54 (1.67%) User Experience
10 51 (1.57%) Hybrid Cloud
10 51 (1.57%) Replication
11 49 (1.51%) Private Cloud
12 48 (1.48%) Greenfield Project
13 46 (1.42%) Mobile App
14 31 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 29 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
16 26 (0.80%) Hedge funds
17 21 (0.65%) Equities
17 21 (0.65%) iPad
18 20 (0.62%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2478 (76.51%) Linux
2 851 (26.27%) Windows
3 688 (21.24%) Unix
4 489 (15.10%) CentOS
5 384 (11.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 276 (8.52%) Ubuntu
7 203 (6.27%) Debian
8 161 (4.97%) Windows Server
9 81 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
10 74 (2.28%) Solaris
11 53 (1.64%) Android
12 52 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
13 48 (1.48%) CoreOS
14 45 (1.39%) Mac OS X
15 37 (1.14%) Mac OS
16 32 (0.99%) AIX
17 29 (0.90%) Apple iOS
18 27 (0.83%) Fedora
19 24 (0.74%) SUSE
20 22 (0.68%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1546 (47.73%) DevOps
2 1005 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
3 706 (21.80%) Configuration Management
4 605 (18.68%) Continuous Integration
5 298 (9.20%) Scrum
6 260 (8.03%) Open Source
6 260 (8.03%) Software Engineering
7 246 (7.59%) Continuous Delivery
8 226 (6.98%) Test Automation
9 224 (6.92%) High Availability
10 201 (6.21%) E-Commerce
11 199 (6.14%) TDD
12 192 (5.93%) ITIL
13 180 (5.56%) Migration
14 172 (5.31%) SDLC
15 171 (5.28%) Unit Testing
16 156 (4.82%) Analytics
17 146 (4.51%) Mentoring
18 143 (4.41%) Load Balancing
18 143 (4.41%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2351 (72.58%) Python
2 1153 (35.60%) Perl
3 911 (28.13%) Java
4 893 (27.57%) Ruby
5 671 (20.72%) SQL
6 651 (20.10%) PowerShell
7 428 (13.21%) PHP
8 387 (11.95%) JavaScript
9 351 (10.84%) Shell Script
10 266 (8.21%) C++
11 249 (7.69%) C#
12 221 (6.82%) C
13 161 (4.97%) Go
14 138 (4.26%) Korn
15 85 (2.62%) PL/SQL
16 78 (2.41%) Groovy
17 69 (2.13%) Scala
18 60 (1.85%) VBScript
19 59 (1.82%) Bourne shell
20 39 (1.20%) Lua
Qualifications
1 264 (8.15%) Degree
2 159 (4.91%) Security Cleared
3 106 (3.27%) Computer Science Degree
4 102 (3.15%) Cisco Certification
5 75 (2.32%) SC Cleared
6 74 (2.28%) DV Cleared
7 67 (2.07%) Microsoft Certification
8 66 (2.04%) CCNA
9 56 (1.73%) CCNP
10 46 (1.42%) AWS Certification
11 43 (1.33%) CISSP
12 36 (1.11%) MCSE
12 36 (1.11%) RHCE
13 33 (1.02%) CCIE
14 32 (0.99%) GIAC
15 30 (0.93%) SANS
16 24 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 22 (0.68%) MCSA
18 20 (0.62%) MCSD
18 20 (0.62%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 175 (5.40%) QA
2 56 (1.73%) SLA
3 42 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 39 (1.20%) PCI DSS
5 31 (0.96%) GCP
6 11 (0.34%) GDPR
7 9 (0.28%) ISO 9001
8 8 (0.25%) HIPAA
9 4 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials
10 3 (0.093%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.093%) DICOM
10 3 (0.093%) HL7
10 3 (0.093%) ISAE 3402
10 3 (0.093%) SSAE 16
11 2 (0.062%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 2 (0.062%) WCAG
12 1 (0.031%) COBIT
12 1 (0.031%) Dodd-Frank
12 1 (0.031%) EMIR
12 1 (0.031%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 875 (27.01%) Docker
2 392 (12.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 203 (6.27%) Active Directory
4 139 (4.29%) vSphere
5 118 (3.64%) Hyper-V
6 113 (3.49%) Xen
7 103 (3.18%) VMware ESXi
8 99 (3.06%) XenServer
9 98 (3.03%) KVM
10 93 (2.87%) Virtual Machines
11 85 (2.62%) NFS
12 64 (1.98%) iptables
13 38 (1.17%) VMware NSX
14 35 (1.08%) Samba
15 34 (1.05%) Varnish
16 31 (0.96%) LXC
17 23 (0.71%) VirtualBox
18 22 (0.68%) Apache ZooKeeper
19 20 (0.62%) Kamailio
20 17 (0.52%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1319 (40.72%) Puppet
2 1083 (33.44%) Ansible
3 1042 (32.17%) Opscode Chef
4 350 (10.81%) Kubernetes
5 328 (10.13%) Terraform
6 301 (9.29%) Nagios
7 148 (4.57%) Salt
8 114 (3.52%) Cobbler
9 107 (3.30%) ZABBIX
10 93 (2.87%) Grafana
11 85 (2.62%) Kibana
12 78 (2.41%) Tivoli
13 76 (2.35%) logstash
14 71 (2.19%) HAProxy
15 68 (2.10%) Packer
16 60 (1.85%) SCCM
17 55 (1.70%) Graphite
18 44 (1.36%) Icinga
18 44 (1.36%) Prometheus
19 40 (1.23%) Mesos
Vendors
1 577 (17.81%) VMware
2 567 (17.51%) Red Hat
3 427 (13.18%) Oracle
4 266 (8.21%) Microsoft
5 194 (5.99%) Cisco
6 159 (4.91%) Google
7 127 (3.92%) Splunk
8 111 (3.43%) SaltStack
9 101 (3.12%) TIBCO
10 100 (3.09%) NetApp
11 98 (3.03%) HP
12 89 (2.75%) IBM
13 78 (2.41%) Juniper
14 69 (2.13%) Atlassian
15 67 (2.07%) EnterpriseDB
16 62 (1.91%) New Relic
17 60 (1.85%) SAP
18 58 (1.79%) SolarWinds
19 55 (1.70%) Tableau
20 51 (1.57%) F5