Period
to 28 March 2020

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 28 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bash Shell
UK
6 months to
28 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 164 160 171
Rank change year-on-year -4 +11 +28
Permanent jobs citing Bash Shell 2,482 3,230 3,563
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.09% 2.18% 2.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.85% 3.98% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2,157 2,800 3,051
Median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.55% -
10th Percentile £36,816 £35,000 £34,079
90th Percentile £87,500 £86,250 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £51,570 £52,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -0.83% +15.56% -5.26%

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 64,536 81,084 98,711
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 54.34% 54.72% 56.02%
Number of salaries quoted 53,194 66,843 83,306
Median annual salary £52,875 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.71% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

Bash Shell
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Bash Shell as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Bash Shell in the UK

Bash Shell
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Bash Shell.

Salary trend for Bash Shell in the UK

Bash Shell
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Bash Shell over the 6 months to 28 March 2020.

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 28 March 2020. 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 -18 2,274 £60,000 +4.35% 443
UK excluding London +29 1,327 £51,570 -0.83% 301
London -17 1,119 £67,500 +3.85% 174
South East -1 389 £57,500 +9.52% 84
North of England +25 289 £52,500 -0.80% 75
South West -3 199 £45,000 -10.00% 41
Work from Home +1 155 £52,500 -16.00% 36
North West +38 145 £52,500 -8.70% 35
Midlands +77 143 £50,000 +6.95% 33
Yorkshire 0 124 £55,000 +12.24% 32
East of England -30 113 £52,500 -4.55% 35
West Midlands +50 94 £51,547 +21.29% 23
Wales +55 93 £45,000 +12.50% 14
Scotland +44 70 £47,500 +11.76% 17
East Midlands +47 49 £47,500 -9.52% 10
Northern Ireland +36 28 £32,000 -48.80% 2
North East -8 20 £39,184 -21.63% 8

For the 6 months to 28 March 2020, 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 1,869 (75.30%) Python
2 1,645 (66.28%) Linux
3 1,245 (50.16%) DevOps
4 1,066 (42.95%) AWS
5 939 (37.83%) Docker
6 919 (37.03%) Ansible
7 845 (34.05%) PowerShell
8 757 (30.50%) Windows
9 742 (29.90%) Kubernetes
10 722 (29.09%) Puppet
11 712 (28.69%) Azure
12 657 (26.47%) Jenkins
13 648 (26.11%) Agile Software Development
14 633 (25.50%) Terraform
15 574 (23.13%) Git (software)
16 533 (21.47%) Java
17 509 (20.51%) SQL
18 494 (19.90%) Perl
19 487 (19.62%) Configuration Management
20 463 (18.65%) Finance
21 422 (17.00%) Ruby
22 405 (16.32%) Opscode Chef
23 385 (15.51%) Unix
24 372 (14.99%) JavaScript
25 358 (14.42%) MySQL
26 352 (14.18%) Microsoft
27 331 (13.34%) Continuous Integration
28 330 (13.30%) VMware
29 325 (13.09%) Infrastructure as Code
30 321 (12.93%) GCP

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
1 185 (7.45%) Apache
2 131 (5.28%) IIS
3 126 (5.08%) Confluence
4 121 (4.88%) Tomcat
5 98 (3.95%) Elasticsearch
6 88 (3.55%) Apache Spark
7 78 (3.14%) nginx
8 73 (2.94%) WebSphere
9 68 (2.74%) OpenStack
10 44 (1.77%) JBoss
11 31 (1.25%) Cloud Foundry
12 30 (1.21%) Drupal
13 28 (1.13%) Apache Solr
13 28 (1.13%) SharePoint
14 25 (1.01%) WebLogic
15 23 (0.93%) WordPress
16 20 (0.81%) IBM HTTP Server
17 18 (0.73%) CICS
17 18 (0.73%) CMS
18 17 (0.68%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (0.56%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (0.12%) Simulink
3 2 (0.081%) 3ds Max
3 2 (0.081%) CINEMA 4D
3 2 (0.081%) Gephi
3 2 (0.081%) HipChat
3 2 (0.081%) LightWave 3D
3 2 (0.081%) Maya
3 2 (0.081%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.081%) MODO
3 2 (0.081%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.040%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.040%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.040%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (0.28%) thinkFolio
2 5 (0.20%) Magento
3 4 (0.16%) MetaTrader
3 4 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 3 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.12%) Sentinel
5 2 (0.081%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.081%) Rolfe and Nolan
6 1 (0.040%) CA PPM
6 1 (0.040%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1,066 (42.95%) AWS
2 712 (28.69%) Azure
3 321 (12.93%) GCP
4 168 (6.77%) AWS CloudFormation
5 140 (5.64%) SaaS
6 122 (4.92%) PaaS
6 122 (4.92%) Serverless
7 119 (4.79%) Amazon EC2
8 113 (4.55%) IaaS
9 111 (4.47%) GitHub
10 90 (3.63%) AWS Lambda
11 84 (3.38%) OpenShift
12 80 (3.22%) Amazon S3
13 78 (3.14%) Office 365
14 75 (3.02%) Amazon ECS
15 70 (2.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 59 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
17 38 (1.53%) Amazon EKS
18 35 (1.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 35 (1.41%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 278 (11.20%) TCP/IP
2 262 (10.56%) DNS
3 219 (8.82%) Firewall
4 147 (5.92%) HTTP
5 103 (4.15%) DHCP
6 95 (3.83%) Internet
7 86 (3.46%) VPN
8 84 (3.38%) SAN
9 81 (3.26%) SSL
10 69 (2.78%) SMTP
11 62 (2.50%) SSH
12 53 (2.14%) WAN
13 52 (2.10%) LAN
14 44 (1.77%) Network Security
15 41 (1.65%) BGP
16 38 (1.53%) VoIP
17 37 (1.49%) NAS
17 37 (1.49%) Wireshark
18 33 (1.33%) SNMP
19 32 (1.29%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 358 (14.42%) MySQL
2 204 (8.22%) SQL Server
3 163 (6.57%) PostgreSQL
4 140 (5.64%) Big Data
5 123 (4.96%) NoSQL
6 116 (4.67%) MongoDB
7 112 (4.51%) Hadoop
8 87 (3.51%) Relational Database
9 70 (2.82%) Amazon RDS
10 66 (2.66%) Redis
11 61 (2.46%) RDBMS
12 49 (1.97%) MariaDB
13 41 (1.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 41 (1.65%) Apache Cassandra
14 36 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
14 36 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
15 35 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
16 32 (1.29%) DB2
17 30 (1.21%) Neo4j
18 28 (1.13%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 657 (26.47%) Jenkins
2 574 (23.13%) Git (software)
3 253 (10.19%) JIRA
4 128 (5.16%) Bitbucket
5 107 (4.31%) TeamCity
6 100 (4.03%) GitLab
7 97 (3.91%) Selenium
8 91 (3.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 85 (3.42%) Maven
10 75 (3.02%) Sonatype Nexus
11 72 (2.90%) Subversion
12 69 (2.78%) Octopus Deploy
13 57 (2.30%) Vagrant
14 47 (1.89%) JMeter
15 43 (1.73%) git-flow
16 35 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
17 31 (1.25%) gulp
17 31 (1.25%) Travis CI
18 30 (1.21%) CircleCI
18 30 (1.21%) SonarQube
General
1 463 (18.65%) Finance
2 145 (5.84%) Banking
3 96 (3.87%) Retail
4 64 (2.58%) Telecoms
5 54 (2.18%) Electronics
6 52 (2.10%) Advertising
6 52 (2.10%) Front Office
7 51 (2.05%) Marketing
8 48 (1.93%) Public Sector
9 44 (1.77%) Games
10 41 (1.65%) Law
11 38 (1.53%) Manufacturing
12 32 (1.29%) Financial Institution
13 29 (1.17%) Legal
14 26 (1.05%) Investment Banking
15 15 (0.60%) Back Office
16 12 (0.48%) Billing
17 11 (0.44%) Spanish Language
18 9 (0.36%) Automotive
19 8 (0.32%) German Language
Job Titles
1 724 (29.17%) DevOps Engineer
2 250 (10.07%) Developer
3 189 (7.61%) Linux Engineer
4 185 (7.45%) Cloud Engineer
5 164 (6.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 161 (6.49%) AWS Engineer
7 143 (5.76%) Analyst
8 118 (4.75%) Platform Engineer
9 115 (4.63%) Administrator
10 114 (4.59%) Senior DevOps
11 108 (4.35%) Applications Support
12 107 (4.31%) AWS DevOps
12 107 (4.31%) Software Engineer
13 106 (4.27%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 102 (4.11%) Support Engineer
15 96 (3.87%) Systems Engineer
16 94 (3.79%) Azure Engineer
16 94 (3.79%) Systems Administrator
17 90 (3.63%) AWS DevOps Engineer
18 82 (3.30%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 239 (9.63%) Node.js
2 192 (7.74%) Web Services
3 164 (6.61%) .NET
4 131 (5.28%) LAMP
5 118 (4.75%) HTML
6 107 (4.31%) JSON
7 104 (4.19%) Elastic Stack
7 104 (4.19%) REST
8 99 (3.99%) CSS
9 95 (3.83%) Kafka
10 77 (3.10%) XML
11 74 (2.98%) LDAP
12 67 (2.70%) React
13 66 (2.66%) Middleware
14 61 (2.46%) RabbitMQ
15 55 (2.22%) HTML5
16 51 (2.05%) AngularJS
17 45 (1.81%) SOAP
18 44 (1.77%) RESTful
19 39 (1.57%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 188 (7.57%) Linux Command Line
2 149 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 146 (5.88%) Public Cloud
4 106 (4.27%) Data Centre
5 82 (3.30%) User Experience
6 77 (3.10%) Cloud Native
7 56 (2.26%) Self-Motivation
8 49 (1.97%) Mobile App
9 48 (1.93%) Private Cloud
10 47 (1.89%) Replication
11 45 (1.81%) Greenfield Project
12 41 (1.65%) Hybrid Cloud
13 39 (1.57%) PKI
14 38 (1.53%) Clustering
15 37 (1.49%) Algorithms
16 34 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
17 30 (1.21%) Cyberthreat
18 29 (1.17%) Hedge funds
18 29 (1.17%) Virtual Team
19 27 (1.09%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1,645 (66.28%) Linux
2 757 (30.50%) Windows
3 385 (15.51%) Unix
4 187 (7.53%) CentOS
5 185 (7.45%) Windows Server
6 170 (6.85%) Ubuntu
7 166 (6.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 65 (2.62%) Debian
9 51 (2.05%) OS/400
10 49 (1.97%) Solaris
11 39 (1.57%) Android
11 39 (1.57%) Apple iOS
12 36 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
13 32 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
14 23 (0.93%) Mac OS
15 21 (0.85%) Fedora
16 20 (0.81%) SUSE
17 16 (0.64%) Windows Server 2016
18 14 (0.56%) Embedded Linux
19 11 (0.44%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,245 (50.16%) DevOps
2 648 (26.11%) Agile Software Development
3 487 (19.62%) Configuration Management
4 331 (13.34%) Continuous Integration
5 325 (13.09%) Infrastructure as Code
6 285 (11.48%) Problem-Solving
7 280 (11.28%) Software Engineering
8 256 (10.31%) Test Automation
9 247 (9.95%) Open Source
10 218 (8.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 186 (7.49%) Microservices
12 179 (7.21%) Scrum
13 173 (6.97%) ITIL
14 165 (6.65%) Analytics
15 162 (6.53%) Cybersecurity
16 158 (6.37%) Fintech
16 158 (6.37%) Migration
17 145 (5.84%) SDLC
18 142 (5.72%) Computer Science
19 139 (5.60%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1,869 (75.30%) Python
2 845 (34.05%) PowerShell
3 533 (21.47%) Java
4 509 (20.51%) SQL
5 494 (19.90%) Perl
6 422 (17.00%) Ruby
7 372 (14.99%) JavaScript
8 301 (12.13%) Go
9 237 (9.55%) C#
10 228 (9.19%) C++
11 223 (8.98%) Shell Script
12 222 (8.94%) PHP
13 194 (7.82%) C
14 86 (3.46%) Korn
15 64 (2.58%) Groovy
16 49 (1.97%) T-SQL
17 39 (1.57%) PL/SQL
18 36 (1.45%) Scala
19 27 (1.09%) VB
20 26 (1.05%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 260 (10.48%) Degree
2 153 (6.16%) Security Cleared
3 83 (3.34%) DV Cleared
4 81 (3.26%) Computer Science Degree
5 78 (3.14%) SC Cleared
6 61 (2.46%) Cisco Certification
7 52 (2.10%) CISSP
8 51 (2.05%) CCNA
9 46 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
10 44 (1.77%) SANS
11 36 (1.45%) IBM Certification
12 35 (1.41%) AWS Certification
12 35 (1.41%) MCSE
13 32 (1.29%) RHCE
14 26 (1.05%) CISA
14 26 (1.05%) CISM
14 26 (1.05%) ISTQB
15 25 (1.01%) Network+ Certification
15 25 (1.01%) OSCP
16 20 (0.81%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (5.04%) QA
2 32 (1.29%) Data Quality
3 17 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (0.68%) SLA
4 16 (0.64%) PCI DSS
5 12 (0.48%) GDPR
6 5 (0.20%) NIST
7 4 (0.16%) HIPAA
8 2 (0.081%) AICPA
8 2 (0.081%) COBIT
8 2 (0.081%) NCSC
8 2 (0.081%) PMO
9 1 (0.040%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.040%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 1 (0.040%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.040%) IEC 62304
9 1 (0.040%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (0.040%) JTAG
System Software
1 939 (37.83%) Docker
2 251 (10.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 150 (6.04%) Active Directory
4 73 (2.94%) Hyper-V
5 63 (2.54%) NFS
6 51 (2.05%) KVM
7 49 (1.97%) vSphere
8 44 (1.77%) Xen
9 42 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
10 40 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
10 40 (1.61%) VirtualBox
11 39 (1.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 32 (1.29%) Samba
13 27 (1.09%) Firmware
14 22 (0.89%) iptables
15 21 (0.85%) XenApp
16 15 (0.60%) RACF
17 14 (0.56%) ACF2
18 13 (0.52%) vCloud
19 11 (0.44%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 919 (37.03%) Ansible
2 742 (29.90%) Kubernetes
3 722 (29.09%) Puppet
4 633 (25.50%) Terraform
5 405 (16.32%) Opscode Chef
6 123 (4.96%) Nagios
7 85 (3.42%) Grafana
8 82 (3.30%) ZABBIX
9 72 (2.90%) Packer
10 66 (2.66%) Salt
11 50 (2.01%) Rancher
12 48 (1.93%) Docker Swarm
13 43 (1.73%) Prometheus
14 34 (1.37%) Nessus
15 28 (1.13%) HAProxy
15 28 (1.13%) Kibana
16 24 (0.97%) SCCM
16 24 (0.97%) vCenter Server
17 23 (0.93%) Data Guard
18 20 (0.81%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 352 (14.18%) Microsoft
2 330 (13.30%) VMware
3 238 (9.59%) Red Hat
4 210 (8.46%) Google
5 185 (7.45%) Oracle
6 144 (5.80%) Splunk
7 112 (4.51%) IBM
8 90 (3.63%) Cisco
9 74 (2.98%) Atlassian
10 52 (2.10%) SaltStack
11 48 (1.93%) Sun
12 42 (1.69%) New Relic
13 39 (1.57%) SolarWinds
14 36 (1.45%) ServiceNow
15 35 (1.41%) NetApp
16 33 (1.33%) HP
17 32 (1.29%) CyberArk
17 32 (1.29%) SAP
18 29 (1.17%) Citrix
19 28 (1.13%) Hortonworks