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

Bash Shell
UK
6 months to
22 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 195 193 235
Rank change year-on-year -2 +42 +37
Permanent jobs citing Bash Shell 3236 3386 3128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.84% 1.72% 1.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.31% 3.28% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2654 3021 2670
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 £35,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £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 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 97875 103294 111695
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 55.59% 52.42% 51.21%
Number of salaries quoted 80828 89423 95118
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -7 3080 £55,000 +4.76% 214
UK excluding London +35 1600 £47,500 +5.56% 108
London -13 1596 £60,000 - 112
South East +28 641 £50,000 +5.26% 30
North of England +42 424 £51,250 +20.59% 30
Yorkshire +46 250 £50,001 +17.65% 16
North West +33 169 £52,500 +23.53% 14
East of England -8 163 £50,000 +5.26% 14
South West -4 147 £45,000 - 15
Midlands -9 103 £40,000 -5.88% 13
Scotland +34 84 £41,250 -10.81% 5
West Midlands +41 79 £40,000 +11.11% 7
Wales +21 38 £55,000 +33.33%
East Midlands -42 28 £40,000 - 6
North East +19 5 £30,000 -14.29%
Northern Ireland -11 4 £26,250 -6.25% 1

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 2546 (78.68%) Linux
2 2385 (73.70%) Python
3 1628 (50.31%) DevOps
4 1426 (44.07%) Puppet
5 1212 (37.45%) Perl
6 1159 (35.82%) Amazon AWS
7 1132 (34.98%) Opscode Chef
8 1121 (34.64%) Ansible
9 969 (29.94%) Ruby
10 962 (29.73%) Java
11 957 (29.57%) Agile Software Development
12 867 (26.79%) Jenkins
13 857 (26.48%) Docker
14 849 (26.24%) Windows
15 718 (22.19%) Configuration Management
16 697 (21.54%) Unix
17 685 (21.17%) MySQL
18 680 (21.01%) SQL
19 655 (20.24%) Git (software)
20 653 (20.18%) Continuous Integration
21 611 (18.88%) Red Hat
22 592 (18.29%) VMware
22 592 (18.29%) PowerShell
23 543 (16.78%) Finance
24 485 (14.99%) CentOS
25 474 (14.65%) Apache
26 451 (13.94%) Microsoft Azure
27 449 (13.88%) PHP
28 430 (13.29%) Oracle
29 409 (12.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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
1 474 (14.65%) Apache
2 344 (10.63%) Tomcat
3 243 (7.51%) Elasticsearch
4 242 (7.48%) OpenStack
5 221 (6.83%) nginx
6 157 (4.85%) JBoss
7 151 (4.67%) IIS
8 97 (3.00%) CloudStack
9 91 (2.81%) WebSphere
10 88 (2.72%) Jetty
11 78 (2.41%) Apache Solr
12 74 (2.29%) Apache Spark
13 73 (2.26%) WebLogic
14 68 (2.10%) Confluence
15 30 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
16 27 (0.83%) WordPress
17 26 (0.80%) Drupal
18 24 (0.74%) CMS
18 24 (0.74%) MS Exchange
19 23 (0.71%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 28 (0.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (0.71%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (0.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 13 (0.40%) Photoshop
5 8 (0.25%) GIMP
6 6 (0.19%) Inkscape
6 6 (0.19%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.093%) GNU Octave
9 2 (0.062%) Simulink
9 2 (0.062%) Vectorworks
10 1 (0.031%) Microsoft Project
10 1 (0.031%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.031%) Stata
Business Applications
1 23 (0.71%) RMDS
2 14 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
2 14 (0.43%) Teamcenter
3 10 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (0.25%) Magento
5 7 (0.22%) Workfront
6 4 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 3 (0.093%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 2 (0.062%) Endur
8 2 (0.062%) Infor M3
8 2 (0.062%) OpenCart
8 2 (0.062%) Oracle Assets
9 1 (0.031%) assyst
9 1 (0.031%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (0.031%) Dynamics GP
9 1 (0.031%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 1159 (35.82%) Amazon AWS
2 451 (13.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 188 (5.81%) SaaS
4 149 (4.60%) AWS CloudFormation
5 133 (4.11%) Google Cloud Platform
6 120 (3.71%) Amazon EC2
7 103 (3.18%) IaaS
8 90 (2.78%) GitHub
9 79 (2.44%) Amazon S3
10 71 (2.19%) PaaS
11 60 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
12 56 (1.73%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 49 (1.51%) AWS Lambda
14 44 (1.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 33 (1.02%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 31 (0.96%) Amazon ELB
17 28 (0.87%) Office 365
18 27 (0.83%) Route 53
19 23 (0.71%) Datadog
20 22 (0.68%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 339 (10.48%) Firewall
2 329 (10.17%) TCP/IP
3 316 (9.77%) DNS
4 169 (5.22%) Internet
5 158 (4.88%) HTTP
6 137 (4.23%) WAN
7 135 (4.17%) VPN
8 99 (3.06%) DHCP
8 99 (3.06%) LAN
9 96 (2.97%) SAN
10 85 (2.63%) VLAN
11 81 (2.50%) BGP
11 81 (2.50%) Junos
11 81 (2.50%) LDAP
12 69 (2.13%) SSH
13 68 (2.10%) OSPF
14 66 (2.04%) MPLS
15 62 (1.92%) SNMP
16 59 (1.82%) VoIP
17 52 (1.61%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 685 (21.17%) MySQL
2 286 (8.84%) MongoDB
3 257 (7.94%) PostgreSQL
4 243 (7.51%) SQL Server
5 219 (6.77%) NoSQL
6 163 (5.04%) Hadoop
7 153 (4.73%) Redis
8 149 (4.60%) Big Data
9 148 (4.57%) Apache Cassandra
10 114 (3.52%) Relational Database
11 97 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
12 73 (2.26%) Amazon RDS
13 64 (1.98%) MariaDB
14 63 (1.95%) Riak
15 51 (1.58%) BusinessObjects
15 51 (1.58%) RDBMS
16 48 (1.48%) Couchbase
17 33 (1.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 29 (0.90%) Oracle Database
19 24 (0.74%) DB2
Development Applications
1 867 (26.79%) Jenkins
2 655 (20.24%) Git (software)
3 249 (7.69%) Maven
4 201 (6.21%) JIRA
5 194 (6.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 181 (5.59%) TeamCity
7 162 (5.01%) Vagrant
8 156 (4.82%) Selenium
9 143 (4.42%) Subversion
10 112 (3.46%) JUnit
11 89 (2.75%) Sonatype Nexus
12 68 (2.10%) Ant
13 65 (2.01%) Mockito
14 60 (1.85%) Cucumber
15 56 (1.73%) Team Foundation Server
16 54 (1.67%) Octopus Deploy
17 53 (1.64%) Gradle
18 47 (1.45%) gulp
19 44 (1.36%) PHPUnit
20 39 (1.21%) Bitbucket
General
1 543 (16.78%) Finance
2 272 (8.41%) Banking
3 207 (6.40%) Telecoms
4 165 (5.10%) Marketing
5 137 (4.23%) Retail
6 100 (3.09%) Games
7 94 (2.90%) Investment Banking
8 86 (2.66%) Manufacturing
9 84 (2.60%) Publishing
10 77 (2.38%) Electronics
11 74 (2.29%) Retail Banking
12 67 (2.07%) Advertising
13 24 (0.74%) Front Office
13 24 (0.74%) Military
14 22 (0.68%) Automotive
15 18 (0.56%) Financial Institution
16 16 (0.49%) Law
17 14 (0.43%) Aerospace
18 6 (0.19%) Back Office
19 4 (0.12%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1036 (32.01%) DevOps Engineer
2 502 (15.51%) Linux Engineer
3 430 (13.29%) Developer
4 355 (10.97%) Administrator
5 315 (9.73%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 304 (9.39%) Systems Administrator
7 258 (7.97%) Linux Administrator
8 244 (7.54%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 236 (7.29%) AWS Engineer
10 234 (7.23%) Systems Engineer
11 229 (7.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 198 (6.12%) AWS DevOps
13 184 (5.69%) Java Developer
14 173 (5.35%) AWS DevOps Engineer
15 165 (5.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 151 (4.67%) Cloud Engineer
17 143 (4.42%) Analyst
18 138 (4.26%) Senior Developer
19 134 (4.14%) Senior DevOps
20 131 (4.05%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 333 (10.29%) LAMP
2 262 (8.10%) Web Services
3 217 (6.71%) HTML
4 207 (6.40%) Node.js
5 180 (5.56%) .NET
6 170 (5.25%) Spring
7 165 (5.10%) CSS
8 142 (4.39%) AngularJS
9 133 (4.11%) Elastic Stack
10 127 (3.92%) RESTful
11 108 (3.34%) LEMP Stack
12 106 (3.28%) RabbitMQ
13 98 (3.03%) HTML5
13 98 (3.03%) REST
14 97 (3.00%) XML
15 89 (2.75%) J2EE
16 88 (2.72%) Middleware
17 78 (2.41%) JMS
17 78 (2.41%) Kafka
18 75 (2.32%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 233 (7.20%) Data Centre
2 185 (5.72%) Computer Science
3 154 (4.76%) Linux Command Line
4 136 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
5 106 (3.28%) Public Cloud
6 100 (3.09%) Fintech
7 70 (2.16%) Management Information System
8 56 (1.73%) Greenfield Project
9 53 (1.64%) Mobile App
10 51 (1.58%) User Experience
11 50 (1.55%) Private Cloud
12 49 (1.51%) Clustering
13 43 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
13 43 (1.33%) Hybrid Cloud
14 42 (1.30%) Replication
15 35 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 32 (0.99%) Hedge funds
17 28 (0.87%) iPad
18 24 (0.74%) Device Driver
19 21 (0.65%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 2546 (78.68%) Linux
2 849 (26.24%) Windows
3 697 (21.54%) Unix
4 485 (14.99%) CentOS
5 409 (12.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 284 (8.78%) Ubuntu
7 225 (6.95%) Debian
8 182 (5.62%) Windows Server
9 84 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
10 67 (2.07%) Windows Server 2012
11 56 (1.73%) Android
12 47 (1.45%) CoreOS
12 47 (1.45%) Solaris
13 40 (1.24%) Mac OS X
14 39 (1.21%) Apple iOS
15 37 (1.14%) Mac OS
16 31 (0.96%) SUSE
17 27 (0.83%) AIX
18 23 (0.71%) Embedded Linux
18 23 (0.71%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 1628 (50.31%) DevOps
2 957 (29.57%) Agile Software Development
3 718 (22.19%) Configuration Management
4 653 (20.18%) Continuous Integration
5 290 (8.96%) Scrum
6 270 (8.34%) Software Engineering
7 263 (8.13%) Continuous Delivery
8 262 (8.10%) Open Source
9 241 (7.45%) Test Automation
10 217 (6.71%) TDD
11 207 (6.40%) High Availability
12 194 (6.00%) SDLC
13 170 (5.25%) E-Commerce
14 159 (4.91%) ITIL
15 158 (4.88%) Load Balancing
16 152 (4.70%) Migration
17 149 (4.60%) Analytics
18 141 (4.36%) Unit Testing
19 139 (4.30%) Web Development
20 132 (4.08%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 2385 (73.70%) Python
2 1212 (37.45%) Perl
3 969 (29.94%) Ruby
4 962 (29.73%) Java
5 680 (21.01%) SQL
6 592 (18.29%) PowerShell
7 449 (13.88%) PHP
8 358 (11.06%) JavaScript
9 355 (10.97%) Shell Script
10 261 (8.07%) C++
11 208 (6.43%) C#
12 195 (6.03%) C
13 163 (5.04%) Go
14 103 (3.18%) Korn
15 81 (2.50%) Scala
16 78 (2.41%) Groovy
17 72 (2.22%) PL/SQL
18 66 (2.04%) VBScript
19 57 (1.76%) Bourne shell
20 36 (1.11%) ES6
Qualifications
1 262 (8.10%) Degree
2 150 (4.64%) Security Cleared
3 105 (3.24%) Computer Science Degree
4 100 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
5 72 (2.22%) CCNP
5 72 (2.22%) SC Cleared
6 63 (1.95%) DV Cleared
7 57 (1.76%) CCNA
8 48 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
9 39 (1.21%) AWS Certification
10 36 (1.11%) CCIE
10 36 (1.11%) RHCE
11 28 (0.87%) MCSE
12 26 (0.80%) RHCSA
13 24 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 23 (0.71%) CISSP
15 21 (0.65%) MCSA
16 15 (0.46%) CEH
17 14 (0.43%) ISEB
17 14 (0.43%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 158 (4.88%) QA
2 61 (1.89%) SLA
3 34 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 32 (0.99%) PCI DSS
5 26 (0.80%) GCP
6 9 (0.28%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials
8 3 (0.093%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.062%) DICOM
9 2 (0.062%) HIPAA
9 2 (0.062%) HL7
9 2 (0.062%) ISAE 3402
9 2 (0.062%) JTAG
9 2 (0.062%) MISRA
9 2 (0.062%) SSAE 16
10 1 (0.031%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.031%) EMIR
10 1 (0.031%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 1 (0.031%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.031%) WCAG
System Software
1 857 (26.48%) Docker
2 389 (12.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 191 (5.90%) Active Directory
4 130 (4.02%) vSphere
4 130 (4.02%) Xen
5 119 (3.68%) XenServer
6 114 (3.52%) KVM
7 111 (3.43%) Hyper-V
8 95 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
9 82 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
10 78 (2.41%) NFS
11 58 (1.79%) iptables
12 40 (1.24%) Varnish
13 32 (0.99%) LXC
14 31 (0.96%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 27 (0.83%) VirtualBox
16 24 (0.74%) VMware NSX
17 21 (0.65%) Samba
18 19 (0.59%) Virtual Servers
19 18 (0.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1426 (44.07%) Puppet
2 1132 (34.98%) Opscode Chef
3 1121 (34.64%) Ansible
4 321 (9.92%) Kubernetes
5 304 (9.39%) Nagios
6 300 (9.27%) Terraform
7 184 (5.69%) Salt
8 118 (3.65%) ZABBIX
9 112 (3.46%) Cobbler
10 93 (2.87%) Tivoli
11 88 (2.72%) Grafana
12 84 (2.60%) logstash
13 80 (2.47%) Kibana
14 69 (2.13%) HAProxy
15 67 (2.07%) Packer
16 60 (1.85%) Graphite
17 47 (1.45%) Mesos
18 46 (1.42%) SCCM
19 41 (1.27%) Icinga
20 34 (1.05%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 611 (18.88%) Red Hat
2 592 (18.29%) VMware
3 430 (13.29%) Oracle
4 225 (6.95%) Microsoft
5 167 (5.16%) Cisco
6 145 (4.48%) Google
7 132 (4.08%) Splunk
8 121 (3.74%) SaltStack
9 95 (2.94%) HP
10 94 (2.90%) TIBCO
11 80 (2.47%) Juniper
12 79 (2.44%) EnterpriseDB
13 75 (2.32%) New Relic
14 74 (2.29%) IBM
15 69 (2.13%) NetApp
16 68 (2.10%) Atlassian
16 68 (2.10%) SAP
17 56 (1.73%) Rackspace
17 56 (1.73%) Tableau
18 48 (1.48%) SolarWinds