Period
to 26 June 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 26 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bash Shell
UK
6 months to
26 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 149 169 200
Rank change year-on-year +20 +31 +12
Permanent jobs citing Bash Shell 3,423 3,495 3,052
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.37% 2.00% 1.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.39% 3.57% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2,486 2,786 2,496
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +7.84%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £88,750 £83,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 77,963 97,884 95,981
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 53.96% 56.10% 55.28%
Number of salaries quoted 63,837 81,485 81,028
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,133
% change year-on-year - +6.81% +5.33%

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 26 June 2019.

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 26 June 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 3,273 £57,500 +4.55% 130
UK excluding London +38 1,879 £50,000 +11.11% 76
London +17 1,503 £70,000 +7.69% 61
North of England +84 625 £52,925 +5.85% 20
South East +16 527 £52,500 +16.67% 14
Yorkshire +107 444 £53,400 +6.80% 5
South West +38 231 £47,500 +5.56% 16
East of England +63 219 £52,500 +5.00% 14
Midlands +23 161 £50,000 +8.70% 5
North West -4 161 £52,713 +8.13% 11
West Midlands +54 121 £47,500 +5.56% 3
Scotland -2 93 £42,500 -5.56% 5
East Midlands +9 40 £56,250 +22.28% 2
North East +12 24 £50,000 - 4
Wales -17 19 £35,000 -15.66%
Northern Ireland -25 11 £67,500 +28.57% 2

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 2,682 (78.35%) Python
2 2,529 (73.88%) Linux
3 1,627 (47.53%) DevOps
4 1,485 (43.38%) Amazon AWS
5 1,208 (35.29%) Docker
6 1,133 (33.10%) Ansible
7 1,025 (29.94%) Perl
8 985 (28.78%) Microsoft Azure
9 979 (28.60%) Puppet
10 953 (27.84%) Unix
11 900 (26.29%) Jenkins
12 882 (25.77%) Agile Software Development
13 837 (24.45%) Kubernetes
14 829 (24.22%) Windows
15 795 (23.23%) PowerShell
16 773 (22.58%) Git (software)
17 725 (21.18%) Java
18 697 (20.36%) Configuration Management
19 695 (20.30%) Finance
20 681 (19.89%) Opscode Chef
21 669 (19.54%) Terraform
22 627 (18.32%) Firewall
23 626 (18.29%) Ruby
24 570 (16.65%) SQL
25 551 (16.10%) DNS
26 546 (15.95%) Google Cloud Platform
27 525 (15.34%) Nagios
28 492 (14.37%) Continuous Integration
29 461 (13.47%) Cisco
30 439 (12.83%) JavaScript

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
1 331 (9.67%) Apache
2 174 (5.08%) Tomcat
3 163 (4.76%) nginx
4 158 (4.62%) Elasticsearch
5 109 (3.18%) Confluence
6 102 (2.98%) Apache Spark
7 88 (2.57%) IIS
8 87 (2.54%) JBoss
8 87 (2.54%) WebLogic
9 68 (1.99%) OpenStack
10 38 (1.11%) WebSphere
11 27 (0.79%) SharePoint
12 23 (0.67%) MS Exchange
13 19 (0.56%) Skype for Business
14 18 (0.53%) Cloud Foundry
15 17 (0.50%) Apache Solr
15 17 (0.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 16 (0.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 12 (0.35%) SAS
18 11 (0.32%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 40 (1.17%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (0.38%) Photoshop
3 7 (0.20%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (0.18%) Adobe XD
4 6 (0.18%) InVision
4 6 (0.18%) Zeplin
5 3 (0.088%) LaTeX
5 3 (0.088%) Simulink
6 2 (0.058%) HipChat
6 2 (0.058%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.058%) SPSS
7 1 (0.029%) CATIA
7 1 (0.029%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 37 (1.08%) thinkFolio
2 30 (0.88%) Summit
3 12 (0.35%) Eze OMS
4 5 (0.15%) Distributed Ledger
4 5 (0.15%) NetSuite
4 5 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.088%) R3 Corda
6 2 (0.058%) CA PPM
6 2 (0.058%) MetaTrader
7 1 (0.029%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.029%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.029%) Magento
7 1 (0.029%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.029%) Rolfe and Nolan
7 1 (0.029%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.029%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 1,485 (43.38%) Amazon AWS
2 985 (28.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 546 (15.95%) Google Cloud Platform
4 296 (8.65%) SaaS
5 213 (6.22%) AWS CloudFormation
6 159 (4.65%) Serverless
7 155 (4.53%) GitHub
8 148 (4.32%) PaaS
9 140 (4.09%) IaaS
10 131 (3.83%) Amazon EC2
11 116 (3.39%) Amazon ECS
12 114 (3.33%) Amazon S3
13 102 (2.98%) Office 365
14 99 (2.89%) AWS Lambda
15 98 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
16 95 (2.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 81 (2.37%) OpenShift
18 75 (2.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 61 (1.78%) Azure Stack
20 52 (1.52%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 627 (18.32%) Firewall
2 551 (16.10%) DNS
3 413 (12.07%) VPN
4 397 (11.60%) Network Security
5 380 (11.10%) SMTP
6 372 (10.87%) WAN
7 368 (10.75%) Cisco ASA
8 353 (10.31%) MPLS
9 349 (10.20%) BGP
10 342 (9.99%) OSPF
11 340 (9.93%) Broadband
12 337 (9.85%) NetScaler
13 333 (9.73%) IPsec
14 331 (9.67%) Cisco Nexus
15 327 (9.55%) ADSL
16 325 (9.49%) RIP
17 278 (8.12%) TCP/IP
18 106 (3.10%) Internet
19 90 (2.63%) HTTP
20 88 (2.57%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 419 (12.24%) MySQL
2 233 (6.81%) PostgreSQL
3 217 (6.34%) SQL Server
4 170 (4.97%) Big Data
5 142 (4.15%) Relational Database
6 140 (4.09%) MongoDB
7 111 (3.24%) NoSQL
8 106 (3.10%) Amazon RDS
9 88 (2.57%) Redis
10 73 (2.13%) Hadoop
10 73 (2.13%) RDBMS
11 61 (1.78%) Apache Cassandra
12 53 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
13 50 (1.46%) Oracle Database
14 47 (1.37%) Blockchain
15 42 (1.23%) Apache Hive
16 34 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
17 33 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
18 28 (0.82%) Azure SQL Database
18 28 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 900 (26.29%) Jenkins
2 773 (22.58%) Git (software)
3 270 (7.89%) JIRA
4 185 (5.40%) TeamCity
5 178 (5.20%) Bitbucket
6 157 (4.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 117 (3.42%) Octopus Deploy
8 115 (3.36%) GitLab
9 110 (3.21%) Subversion
10 108 (3.16%) Selenium
11 101 (2.95%) Travis CI
12 86 (2.51%) Team Foundation Server
13 80 (2.34%) Vagrant
14 76 (2.22%) Maven
15 66 (1.93%) git-flow
16 63 (1.84%) CircleCI
17 61 (1.78%) Gradle
18 55 (1.61%) GoCD
19 45 (1.31%) Artifactory
20 44 (1.29%) Bitbucket Server
General
1 695 (20.30%) Finance
2 195 (5.70%) Banking
3 128 (3.74%) Telecoms
4 125 (3.65%) Retail
5 91 (2.66%) Front Office
6 85 (2.48%) Games
7 65 (1.90%) Marketing
8 60 (1.75%) Electronics
9 59 (1.72%) Financial Institution
10 37 (1.08%) French Language
10 37 (1.08%) German Language
10 37 (1.08%) Italian Language
10 37 (1.08%) Spanish Language
11 36 (1.05%) Manufacturing
12 32 (0.93%) Advertising
13 24 (0.70%) Investment Banking
14 22 (0.64%) Aerospace
15 20 (0.58%) Legal
16 19 (0.56%) Law
17 15 (0.44%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 977 (28.54%) DevOps Engineer
2 397 (11.60%) Developer
3 386 (11.28%) Linux Engineer
4 301 (8.79%) Cloud Engineer
5 300 (8.76%) Network Engineer
6 296 (8.65%) AWS Engineer
7 263 (7.68%) Security Engineer
8 227 (6.63%) Administrator
9 223 (6.51%) AWS DevOps
10 216 (6.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 206 (6.02%) Network Security Engineer
12 204 (5.96%) Senior DevOps
13 201 (5.87%) AWS DevOps Engineer
14 181 (5.29%) Systems Administrator
15 175 (5.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
16 158 (4.62%) Senior DevOps Engineer
17 157 (4.59%) Linux Administrator
18 156 (4.56%) Consultant
18 156 (4.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
19 151 (4.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 226 (6.60%) Node.js
2 200 (5.84%) Elastic Stack
3 191 (5.58%) Web Services
4 179 (5.23%) LAMP
5 158 (4.62%) JSON
6 144 (4.21%) HTML
7 128 (3.74%) CSS
8 121 (3.53%) AngularJS
9 115 (3.36%) Kafka
10 112 (3.27%) .NET
11 83 (2.42%) React
12 80 (2.34%) FIX Protocol
13 75 (2.19%) RabbitMQ
14 71 (2.07%) LAPP Stack
15 66 (1.93%) jQuery
16 63 (1.84%) REST
16 63 (1.84%) Spring
17 60 (1.75%) LEMP Stack
18 56 (1.64%) LDAP
19 55 (1.61%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 361 (10.55%) Management Information System
2 244 (7.13%) Public Cloud
3 205 (5.99%) Linux Command Line
4 195 (5.70%) Analytical Skills
5 164 (4.79%) Hybrid Cloud
6 136 (3.97%) Data Centre
7 107 (3.13%) Hedge funds
7 107 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
8 87 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
9 76 (2.22%) Algorithms
10 68 (1.99%) Equities
10 68 (1.99%) User Experience
11 62 (1.81%) Private Cloud
12 58 (1.69%) Fixed Income
13 57 (1.67%) Replication
14 52 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 51 (1.49%) Greenfield Project
16 47 (1.37%) Cloud Native
16 47 (1.37%) Clustering
17 43 (1.26%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2,529 (73.88%) Linux
2 953 (27.84%) Unix
3 829 (24.22%) Windows
4 291 (8.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 263 (7.68%) Ubuntu
6 262 (7.65%) CentOS
7 184 (5.38%) Windows Server
8 149 (4.35%) Debian
9 80 (2.34%) Apple iOS
10 74 (2.16%) Android
11 49 (1.43%) Windows 10
12 41 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
13 37 (1.08%) Mac OS
14 33 (0.96%) Solaris
14 33 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
15 29 (0.85%) CoreOS
16 28 (0.82%) Mesosphere
17 27 (0.79%) Fedora
18 21 (0.61%) Embedded Linux
19 19 (0.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,627 (47.53%) DevOps
2 882 (25.77%) Agile Software Development
3 697 (20.36%) Configuration Management
4 492 (14.37%) Continuous Integration
5 400 (11.69%) Problem-Solving
6 394 (11.51%) Software Engineering
7 385 (11.25%) Service Delivery
8 376 (10.98%) Infrastructure as Code
9 364 (10.63%) Open Source
10 362 (10.58%) Test Automation
11 360 (10.52%) Change Control
12 352 (10.28%) Product Management
13 337 (9.85%) Network Design
14 326 (9.52%) Network Management
15 292 (8.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 241 (7.04%) Microservices
17 234 (6.84%) Fintech
18 232 (6.78%) Computer Science
19 220 (6.43%) Scrum
20 182 (5.32%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2,682 (78.35%) Python
2 1,025 (29.94%) Perl
3 795 (23.23%) PowerShell
4 725 (21.18%) Java
5 626 (18.29%) Ruby
6 570 (16.65%) SQL
7 439 (12.83%) JavaScript
8 331 (9.67%) C++
9 278 (8.12%) PHP
10 203 (5.93%) Go
11 199 (5.81%) C
12 188 (5.49%) Shell Script
13 160 (4.67%) C#
14 122 (3.56%) Groovy
15 85 (2.48%) Korn
16 53 (1.55%) R
17 50 (1.46%) Scala
18 45 (1.31%) Lua
19 44 (1.29%) Bourne shell
20 40 (1.17%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 427 (12.47%) Degree
2 366 (10.69%) Cisco Certification
3 351 (10.25%) CCNP
4 320 (9.35%) CCNA
5 220 (6.43%) Security Cleared
6 114 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
7 86 (2.51%) SC Cleared
8 83 (2.42%) DV Cleared
9 74 (2.16%) AWS Certification
10 61 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
11 38 (1.11%) PhD
12 37 (1.08%) CISSP
13 34 (0.99%) MCSE
14 30 (0.88%) MCSA
15 28 (0.82%) SANS
16 26 (0.76%) RHCE
17 25 (0.73%) ISTQB
18 20 (0.58%) CREST Certified
18 20 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 20 (0.58%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 371 (10.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 335 (9.79%) ISO 9001
3 130 (3.80%) QA
4 37 (1.08%) SLA
5 14 (0.41%) GDPR
6 13 (0.38%) PCI DSS
7 10 (0.29%) NIST
8 5 (0.15%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.088%) HL7
10 2 (0.058%) Cyber Essentials
10 2 (0.058%) FedRAMP
10 2 (0.058%) FISMA
10 2 (0.058%) HIPAA
10 2 (0.058%) NCSC
11 1 (0.029%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.029%) JTAG
11 1 (0.029%) PSD2
11 1 (0.029%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.029%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1,208 (35.29%) Docker
2 319 (9.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 178 (5.20%) Active Directory
4 123 (3.59%) Hyper-V
5 73 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
6 69 (2.02%) vSphere
7 67 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
8 62 (1.81%) KVM
9 59 (1.72%) NFS
10 51 (1.49%) Oracle RAC
11 38 (1.11%) iptables
11 38 (1.11%) Samba
12 31 (0.91%) Xen
13 28 (0.82%) VMware Server
14 23 (0.67%) Postfix
14 23 (0.67%) VirtualBox
15 22 (0.64%) XenApp
16 20 (0.58%) Citrix Hypervisor
17 19 (0.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
18 18 (0.53%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1,133 (33.10%) Ansible
2 979 (28.60%) Puppet
3 837 (24.45%) Kubernetes
4 681 (19.89%) Opscode Chef
5 669 (19.54%) Terraform
6 525 (15.34%) Nagios
7 350 (10.22%) FortiGate
8 142 (4.15%) Prometheus
9 93 (2.72%) Grafana
10 80 (2.34%) ZABBIX
11 64 (1.87%) Salt
12 61 (1.78%) Packer
13 60 (1.75%) HAProxy
14 58 (1.69%) Kibana
15 54 (1.58%) Docker Swarm
16 53 (1.55%) Automic
17 47 (1.37%) Graphite
18 43 (1.26%) Consul
19 38 (1.11%) SCCM
20 37 (1.08%) Mesos
Vendors
1 461 (13.47%) Cisco
2 434 (12.68%) VMware
3 357 (10.43%) Microsoft
4 346 (10.11%) Red Hat
5 336 (9.82%) Fortinet
6 334 (9.76%) Google
7 291 (8.50%) Oracle
8 224 (6.54%) Palo Alto
9 152 (4.44%) Splunk
10 100 (2.92%) Atlassian
11 88 (2.57%) IBM
12 63 (1.84%) New Relic
13 62 (1.81%) AppDynamics
14 58 (1.69%) Bloomberg
15 57 (1.67%) CheckPoint
16 48 (1.40%) Citrix
17 44 (1.29%) SolarWinds
18 43 (1.26%) Veeam
19 42 (1.23%) Reuters
20 41 (1.20%) ION Trading