Period
to 17 February 2019

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 17 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bash Shell
UK
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 162 185 198
Rank change year-on-year +23 +13 +25
Permanent jobs citing Bash Shell 3,218 3,341 3,151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.15% 1.91% 1.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.91% 3.43% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2,654 2,835 2,693
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -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 82,240 97,542 94,080
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 55.00% 55.69% 53.56%
Number of salaries quoted 67,998 81,955 80,570
UK median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £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 17 February 2019.

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 17 February 2019. 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 +24 3,089 £57,500 +4.55% 608
London +33 1,638 £65,000 - 269
UK excluding London -4 1,538 £50,000 +11.11% 364
South East -6 505 £52,500 +16.67% 68
North of England +43 341 £50,000 +11.11% 122
East of England +50 250 £50,000 -9.09% 53
South West +58 244 £50,000 +11.11% 65
Yorkshire +75 170 £47,500 +11.76% 40
North West +12 144 £55,000 +10.00% 67
Midlands -21 102 £45,500 -4.21% 32
West Midlands +22 71 £43,750 -2.78% 24
Scotland -13 68 £42,500 -5.56% 13
East Midlands -36 31 £52,500 +10.53% 8
North East +11 26 £51,463 +28.66% 15
Wales +6 21 £47,500 +11.76% 7
Northern Ireland -17 11 £62,500 +56.25% 5
Channel Islands - 1 £60,000 -

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, 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 2,414 (75.02%) Python
2 2,300 (71.47%) Linux
3 1,696 (52.70%) DevOps
4 1,420 (44.13%) Amazon AWS
5 1,096 (34.06%) Puppet
6 1,093 (33.97%) Ansible
7 1,070 (33.25%) Docker
8 990 (30.76%) Agile Software Development
9 920 (28.59%) Jenkins
10 918 (28.53%) Windows
11 881 (27.38%) Perl
12 836 (25.98%) Microsoft Azure
13 804 (24.98%) PowerShell
14 778 (24.18%) Java
15 710 (22.06%) Ruby
16 705 (21.91%) Finance
17 687 (21.35%) Kubernetes
18 686 (21.32%) Opscode Chef
19 685 (21.29%) Configuration Management
20 684 (21.26%) Git (software)
21 645 (20.04%) SQL
22 626 (19.45%) Unix
23 579 (17.99%) Continuous Integration
24 539 (16.75%) VMware
25 484 (15.04%) Terraform
26 444 (13.80%) Degree
27 428 (13.30%) C++
28 415 (12.90%) Google Cloud Platform
29 393 (12.21%) Red Hat
30 389 (12.09%) Firewall

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
1 343 (10.66%) Apache
2 203 (6.31%) Tomcat
3 166 (5.16%) nginx
4 134 (4.16%) Elasticsearch
5 87 (2.70%) Confluence
6 78 (2.42%) IIS
6 78 (2.42%) OpenStack
7 76 (2.36%) JBoss
8 64 (1.99%) Apache Spark
9 46 (1.43%) WebSphere
10 41 (1.27%) WebLogic
11 37 (1.15%) MS Exchange
12 20 (0.62%) Oracle Coherence
13 19 (0.59%) Apache Solr
14 18 (0.56%) CMS
15 16 (0.50%) GlassFish
15 16 (0.50%) WordPress
16 15 (0.47%) Skype for Business
17 12 (0.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 11 (0.34%) MQSeries
Applications
1 26 (0.81%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (0.53%) Photoshop
3 12 (0.37%) Microsoft Excel
4 10 (0.31%) SPSS
5 9 (0.28%) InVision
6 6 (0.19%) Stata
7 5 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 2 (0.062%) CATIA
8 2 (0.062%) HipChat
9 1 (0.031%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.031%) Mozilla Thunderbird
9 1 (0.031%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.031%) Weka
Business Applications
1 54 (1.68%) thinkFolio
2 9 (0.28%) Distributed Ledger
2 9 (0.28%) Eze OMS
3 8 (0.25%) Summit
4 7 (0.22%) Magento
5 6 (0.19%) R3 Corda
6 4 (0.12%) Global One
7 3 (0.093%) Workfront
8 2 (0.062%) Rolfe and Nolan
8 2 (0.062%) SAP Hybris
9 1 (0.031%) MetaTrader
9 1 (0.031%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.031%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1,420 (44.13%) Amazon AWS
2 836 (25.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 415 (12.90%) Google Cloud Platform
4 238 (7.40%) SaaS
5 204 (6.34%) AWS CloudFormation
6 132 (4.10%) PaaS
7 121 (3.76%) IaaS
8 110 (3.42%) Amazon EC2
8 110 (3.42%) GitHub
9 107 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
10 102 (3.17%) Serverless
11 83 (2.58%) Amazon S3
12 74 (2.30%) AWS Lambda
13 71 (2.21%) Office 365
14 68 (2.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 66 (2.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 45 (1.40%) OpenShift
17 37 (1.15%) Route 53
18 34 (1.06%) Azure Active Directory
19 33 (1.03%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 389 (12.09%) Firewall
2 281 (8.73%) TCP/IP
3 221 (6.87%) DNS
4 108 (3.36%) Internet
5 104 (3.23%) VPN
6 87 (2.70%) HTTP
7 84 (2.61%) SSL
8 73 (2.27%) DHCP
9 68 (2.11%) SAN
10 63 (1.96%) SSH
10 63 (1.96%) WAN
11 58 (1.80%) LAN
12 55 (1.71%) VLAN
13 53 (1.65%) Wireshark
14 51 (1.58%) Network Security
15 47 (1.46%) Wireless
16 45 (1.40%) Cisco ASA
17 36 (1.12%) SNMP
18 35 (1.09%) BGP
19 30 (0.93%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 356 (11.06%) MySQL
2 193 (6.00%) SQL Server
3 165 (5.13%) NoSQL
4 162 (5.03%) PostgreSQL
5 161 (5.00%) Big Data
6 152 (4.72%) MongoDB
7 96 (2.98%) Hadoop
8 92 (2.86%) Relational Database
9 76 (2.36%) Amazon RDS
10 74 (2.30%) Redis
11 68 (2.11%) Apache Cassandra
12 51 (1.58%) Oracle Database
13 45 (1.40%) Blockchain
14 41 (1.27%) Couchbase
15 36 (1.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 35 (1.09%) Apache Hive
17 34 (1.06%) MariaDB
18 29 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
19 24 (0.75%) HBase
20 21 (0.65%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 920 (28.59%) Jenkins
2 684 (21.26%) Git (software)
3 292 (9.07%) JIRA
4 230 (7.15%) TeamCity
5 209 (6.49%) Maven
6 149 (4.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 142 (4.41%) Subversion
8 140 (4.35%) Octopus Deploy
9 125 (3.88%) Gradle
10 119 (3.70%) Ant
11 117 (3.64%) Selenium
12 116 (3.60%) Vagrant
13 106 (3.29%) Visual Studio Team System
14 104 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
15 101 (3.14%) GitLab
16 96 (2.98%) Travis CI
17 93 (2.89%) Bitbucket
18 60 (1.86%) CircleCI
19 56 (1.74%) git-flow
19 56 (1.74%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 705 (21.91%) Finance
2 227 (7.05%) Banking
3 153 (4.75%) Front Office
4 120 (3.73%) Marketing
5 105 (3.26%) Telecoms
6 96 (2.98%) Financial Institution
7 94 (2.92%) Games
8 89 (2.77%) Retail
9 78 (2.42%) Electronics
10 74 (2.30%) Investment Banking
11 69 (2.14%) Manufacturing
12 64 (1.99%) French Language
13 63 (1.96%) German Language
14 54 (1.68%) Italian Language
14 54 (1.68%) Spanish Language
15 46 (1.43%) Advertising
16 27 (0.84%) Law
17 22 (0.68%) Back Office
18 15 (0.47%) Automotive
18 15 (0.47%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1,051 (32.66%) DevOps Engineer
2 420 (13.05%) Linux Engineer
3 327 (10.16%) Developer
4 287 (8.92%) AWS Engineer
5 257 (7.99%) Administrator
6 243 (7.55%) Cloud Engineer
7 237 (7.36%) Systems Administrator
8 223 (6.93%) AWS DevOps
9 212 (6.59%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 199 (6.18%) Support Engineer
11 195 (6.06%) Linux Administrator
12 193 (6.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 186 (5.78%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 174 (5.41%) Analyst
15 163 (5.07%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 157 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 153 (4.75%) Senior DevOps
18 142 (4.41%) Software Engineer
19 134 (4.16%) Applications Support
20 131 (4.07%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 289 (8.98%) Web Services
2 220 (6.84%) Node.js
3 200 (6.22%) .NET
4 199 (6.18%) LAMP
5 173 (5.38%) HTML
6 146 (4.54%) Elastic Stack
7 132 (4.10%) CSS
8 118 (3.67%) JSON
9 105 (3.26%) AngularJS
10 87 (2.70%) Kafka
11 81 (2.52%) FIX Protocol
12 80 (2.49%) REST
13 74 (2.30%) LEMP Stack
14 71 (2.21%) React
15 69 (2.14%) RESTful
16 68 (2.11%) Spring
17 62 (1.93%) XML
18 61 (1.90%) RabbitMQ
19 55 (1.71%) LDAP
20 50 (1.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 188 (5.84%) Data Centre
2 181 (5.62%) Public Cloud
3 178 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
3 178 (5.53%) Linux Command Line
4 150 (4.66%) Fintech
5 139 (4.32%) Enterprise Software
6 124 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
7 118 (3.67%) Hedge funds
8 106 (3.29%) Equities
9 96 (2.98%) Derivative
10 94 (2.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 93 (2.89%) Hybrid Cloud
12 86 (2.67%) Fixed Income
13 57 (1.77%) User Experience
14 53 (1.65%) Algorithms
15 52 (1.62%) Management Information System
16 50 (1.55%) Replication
17 44 (1.37%) Clustering
18 43 (1.34%) Embedded Systems
19 42 (1.31%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 2,300 (71.47%) Linux
2 918 (28.53%) Windows
3 626 (19.45%) Unix
4 340 (10.57%) CentOS
5 311 (9.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 296 (9.20%) Ubuntu
7 221 (6.87%) Windows Server
8 128 (3.98%) Debian
9 79 (2.45%) Apple iOS
10 59 (1.83%) Android
11 53 (1.65%) Windows Server 2012
12 51 (1.58%) Windows Server 2008
13 42 (1.31%) CoreOS
13 42 (1.31%) Fedora
14 32 (0.99%) Solaris
14 32 (0.99%) Windows 7
14 32 (0.99%) Windows 8
15 27 (0.84%) Mac OS
15 27 (0.84%) Windows 10
16 26 (0.81%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,696 (52.70%) DevOps
2 990 (30.76%) Agile Software Development
3 685 (21.29%) Configuration Management
4 579 (17.99%) Continuous Integration
5 377 (11.72%) Test Automation
6 367 (11.40%) Problem-Solving
7 355 (11.03%) Software Engineering
8 326 (10.13%) Computer Science
9 303 (9.42%) Open Source
10 302 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 227 (7.05%) Continuous Delivery
12 211 (6.56%) Microservices
13 205 (6.37%) Scrum
14 176 (5.47%) Mentoring
15 170 (5.28%) Analytics
16 161 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
17 157 (4.88%) TDD
18 156 (4.85%) High Availability
19 149 (4.63%) Deployment Automation
20 148 (4.60%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2,414 (75.02%) Python
2 881 (27.38%) Perl
3 804 (24.98%) PowerShell
4 778 (24.18%) Java
5 710 (22.06%) Ruby
6 645 (20.04%) SQL
7 428 (13.30%) C++
8 371 (11.53%) JavaScript
9 348 (10.81%) PHP
10 256 (7.96%) C#
11 239 (7.43%) C
12 213 (6.62%) Shell Script
13 190 (5.90%) Korn
14 172 (5.34%) Go
15 131 (4.07%) Bourne shell
16 73 (2.27%) Groovy
17 65 (2.02%) Scala
18 49 (1.52%) AWK
18 49 (1.52%) VBScript
19 44 (1.37%) R
Qualifications
1 444 (13.80%) Degree
2 175 (5.44%) Security Cleared
3 141 (4.38%) Computer Science Degree
4 112 (3.48%) AWS Certification
5 91 (2.83%) DV Cleared
6 80 (2.49%) SC Cleared
7 66 (2.05%) Microsoft Certification
8 65 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
9 63 (1.96%) CCNA
10 53 (1.65%) CISSP
11 43 (1.34%) MCSE
12 39 (1.21%) SANS
13 35 (1.09%) GIAC
14 34 (1.06%) RHCE
15 33 (1.03%) CompTIA Security+
15 33 (1.03%) Network+ Certification
15 33 (1.03%) SSCP
16 29 (0.90%) Numerate Degree
17 28 (0.87%) ISTQB
17 28 (0.87%) Linux+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 136 (4.23%) QA
2 37 (1.15%) GDPR
3 35 (1.09%) SLA
4 34 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 21 (0.65%) PCI DSS
6 15 (0.47%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials
7 4 (0.12%) FedRAMP
8 3 (0.093%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.062%) FISMA
9 2 (0.062%) HIPAA
9 2 (0.062%) HL7
9 2 (0.062%) JTAG
9 2 (0.062%) PMO
10 1 (0.031%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1,070 (33.25%) Docker
2 385 (11.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 236 (7.33%) Active Directory
4 168 (5.22%) Hyper-V
5 115 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
6 101 (3.14%) vSphere
7 64 (1.99%) Virtual Machines
8 60 (1.86%) NFS
9 52 (1.62%) Xen
10 47 (1.46%) VMware NSX
11 45 (1.40%) VirtualBox
12 44 (1.37%) Samba
13 43 (1.34%) KVM
14 36 (1.12%) iptables
15 28 (0.87%) XenDesktop
16 27 (0.84%) XenApp
17 18 (0.56%) pfSense
18 15 (0.47%) Apache ZooKeeper
18 15 (0.47%) Postfix
19 14 (0.44%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1,096 (34.06%) Puppet
2 1,093 (33.97%) Ansible
3 687 (21.35%) Kubernetes
4 686 (21.32%) Opscode Chef
5 484 (15.04%) Terraform
6 172 (5.34%) Nagios
7 107 (3.33%) Salt
8 92 (2.86%) Prometheus
9 75 (2.33%) Docker Swarm
10 73 (2.27%) ZABBIX
11 58 (1.80%) HAProxy
12 57 (1.77%) Packer
13 56 (1.74%) vCenter Server
14 52 (1.62%) Automic
15 51 (1.58%) Grafana
16 42 (1.31%) Rancher
17 40 (1.24%) Consul
18 37 (1.15%) Mesos
19 36 (1.12%) Graphite
20 35 (1.09%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 539 (16.75%) VMware
2 393 (12.21%) Red Hat
3 293 (9.11%) Oracle
4 284 (8.83%) Google
5 269 (8.36%) Microsoft
6 142 (4.41%) Splunk
7 135 (4.20%) Cisco
8 120 (3.73%) Atlassian
9 72 (2.24%) Bloomberg
9 72 (2.24%) Reuters
10 65 (2.02%) SolarWinds
11 54 (1.68%) CheckPoint
11 54 (1.68%) F5
11 54 (1.68%) FXall
11 54 (1.68%) MarketAxess
11 54 (1.68%) SAP
11 54 (1.68%) Tradeweb
12 53 (1.65%) Citrix
12 53 (1.65%) ION Trading
13 50 (1.55%) AppDynamics