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

Bash Shell
UK
6 months to
28 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 169 164 188
Rank change year-on-year -5 +24 +10
Permanent jobs citing Bash Shell 2,520 3,254 3,248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.01% 2.15% 1.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.71% 3.92% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2,033 2,705 2,764
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,763 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £86,250 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -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 67,956 82,938 95,690
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 54.09% 54.91% 55.60%
Number of salaries quoted 56,122 68,580 80,115
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,750 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 28 January 2020.

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 28 January 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 -16 2,311 £60,000 +9.09% 527
UK excluding London +17 1,324 £50,000 - 363
London -29 1,153 £70,000 +7.69% 208
South East -3 400 £57,500 +9.52% 72
North of England -13 249 £52,500 +5.00% 107
South West +7 231 £47,500 -5.00% 57
North West +40 144 £52,500 +2.44% 57
Midlands +68 133 £50,000 +5.26% 39
East of England -26 117 £52,500 +5.00% 44
Wales +64 98 £45,000 -10.00% 24
West Midlands +57 93 £50,000 +8.70% 32
Yorkshire -42 83 £55,000 +15.79% 40
Scotland +24 73 £45,000 +5.88% 17
East Midlands +24 40 £45,000 -14.29% 7
North East +2 22 £38,342 -23.32% 10
Northern Ireland +19 21 £32,000 -48.80% 3

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 1,867 (74.09%) Python
2 1,715 (68.06%) Linux
3 1,236 (49.05%) DevOps
4 1,061 (42.10%) AWS
5 919 (36.47%) Ansible
6 916 (36.35%) Docker
7 840 (33.33%) PowerShell
8 795 (31.55%) Puppet
9 758 (30.08%) Kubernetes
10 755 (29.96%) Azure
11 737 (29.25%) Windows
12 671 (26.63%) Jenkins
13 648 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
14 617 (24.48%) Terraform
15 603 (23.93%) Git (software)
16 561 (22.26%) Java
17 538 (21.35%) Perl
18 498 (19.76%) Configuration Management
19 488 (19.37%) Finance
20 470 (18.65%) Ruby
21 469 (18.61%) Opscode Chef
22 466 (18.49%) SQL
23 440 (17.46%) Unix
24 402 (15.95%) GCP
25 372 (14.76%) Microsoft
26 358 (14.21%) MySQL
27 337 (13.37%) JavaScript
27 337 (13.37%) Continuous Integration
28 327 (12.98%) Go
29 310 (12.30%) Problem-Solving

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
1 212 (8.41%) Apache
2 148 (5.87%) IIS
3 127 (5.04%) Tomcat
4 115 (4.56%) Confluence
5 112 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
6 108 (4.29%) nginx
7 86 (3.41%) WebSphere
8 84 (3.33%) Apache Spark
9 60 (2.38%) OpenStack
10 43 (1.71%) IBM HTTP Server
11 34 (1.35%) JBoss
12 30 (1.19%) SharePoint
13 25 (0.99%) Cloud Foundry
14 23 (0.91%) WebLogic
15 22 (0.87%) Drupal
16 21 (0.83%) MS Exchange
17 19 (0.75%) Apache Solr
18 16 (0.63%) WordPress
19 13 (0.52%) SAS
19 13 (0.52%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 29 (1.15%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.12%) HipChat
3 2 (0.079%) 3ds Max
3 2 (0.079%) Adobe XD
3 2 (0.079%) Chatbot
3 2 (0.079%) CINEMA 4D
3 2 (0.079%) InVision
3 2 (0.079%) LightWave 3D
3 2 (0.079%) Maya
3 2 (0.079%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.079%) MODO
3 2 (0.079%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.079%) Zeplin
4 1 (0.040%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (0.79%) thinkFolio
2 14 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.20%) Magento
4 4 (0.16%) MetaTrader
4 4 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 3 (0.12%) CA PPM
5 3 (0.12%) Distributed Ledger
5 3 (0.12%) R3 Corda
5 3 (0.12%) Workfront
6 1 (0.040%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.040%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.040%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.040%) Rolfe and Nolan
6 1 (0.040%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 1,061 (42.10%) AWS
2 755 (29.96%) Azure
3 402 (15.95%) GCP
4 187 (7.42%) AWS CloudFormation
5 146 (5.79%) SaaS
6 124 (4.92%) IaaS
7 118 (4.68%) PaaS
8 97 (3.85%) Serverless
9 90 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
10 85 (3.37%) GitHub
11 79 (3.13%) OpenShift
12 73 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
13 69 (2.74%) AWS Lambda
13 69 (2.74%) Office 365
14 63 (2.50%) Amazon S3
15 55 (2.18%) Amazon ECS
16 50 (1.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 48 (1.90%) Amazon EKS
18 34 (1.35%) Datadog
19 32 (1.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 298 (11.83%) TCP/IP
2 261 (10.36%) DNS
3 220 (8.73%) Firewall
4 165 (6.55%) HTTP
5 89 (3.53%) DHCP
6 84 (3.33%) SSL
6 84 (3.33%) VPN
7 83 (3.29%) Internet
8 68 (2.70%) SAN
8 68 (2.70%) SMTP
9 56 (2.22%) LAN
9 56 (2.22%) WAN
10 55 (2.18%) SSH
11 44 (1.75%) BGP
12 40 (1.59%) OSPF
12 40 (1.59%) SNMP
13 38 (1.51%) Wireless
14 34 (1.35%) Wireshark
15 33 (1.31%) Network Security
16 29 (1.15%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 358 (14.21%) MySQL
2 204 (8.10%) SQL Server
3 169 (6.71%) PostgreSQL
4 142 (5.63%) Big Data
5 105 (4.17%) MongoDB
6 97 (3.85%) Hadoop
7 96 (3.81%) NoSQL
8 89 (3.53%) Relational Database
9 80 (3.17%) Redis
10 65 (2.58%) RDBMS
11 57 (2.26%) Amazon RDS
12 56 (2.22%) MariaDB
13 53 (2.10%) Data Warehouse
14 46 (1.83%) Apache Hive
15 45 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
16 39 (1.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 38 (1.51%) Oracle Database
18 34 (1.35%) HBase
19 30 (1.19%) Amazon Redshift
19 30 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 671 (26.63%) Jenkins
2 603 (23.93%) Git (software)
3 266 (10.56%) JIRA
4 130 (5.16%) TeamCity
5 125 (4.96%) Bitbucket
6 90 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 90 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
7 89 (3.53%) Selenium
8 84 (3.33%) GitLab
9 77 (3.06%) Sonatype Nexus
10 76 (3.02%) Maven
11 72 (2.86%) Subversion
12 55 (2.18%) Team Foundation Server
13 54 (2.14%) JMeter
14 53 (2.10%) Vagrant
15 50 (1.98%) Travis CI
16 47 (1.87%) git-flow
17 43 (1.71%) Artifactory
18 36 (1.43%) Postman
19 33 (1.31%) CircleCI
General
1 488 (19.37%) Finance
2 165 (6.55%) Banking
3 85 (3.37%) Retail
4 81 (3.21%) Marketing
5 70 (2.78%) Electronics
5 70 (2.78%) Front Office
6 63 (2.50%) Telecoms
7 61 (2.42%) Public Sector
8 59 (2.34%) Advertising
9 55 (2.18%) Games
10 47 (1.87%) Law
11 35 (1.39%) Manufacturing
12 34 (1.35%) Investment Banking
13 27 (1.07%) Financial Institution
14 23 (0.91%) French Language
15 22 (0.87%) German Language
15 22 (0.87%) Italian Language
15 22 (0.87%) Spanish Language
16 19 (0.75%) Legal
17 9 (0.36%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 746 (29.60%) DevOps Engineer
2 237 (9.40%) Developer
3 187 (7.42%) Linux Engineer
4 160 (6.35%) Cloud Engineer
4 160 (6.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 155 (6.15%) Senior DevOps
6 147 (5.83%) AWS Engineer
7 139 (5.52%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 128 (5.08%) Consultant
9 126 (5.00%) Administrator
10 115 (4.56%) Applications Support
11 108 (4.29%) Support Engineer
11 108 (4.29%) Systems Engineer
12 106 (4.21%) Analyst
13 105 (4.17%) Platform Engineer
14 99 (3.93%) Software Engineer
14 99 (3.93%) Systems Administrator
15 86 (3.41%) AWS DevOps
16 80 (3.17%) Azure Engineer
17 73 (2.90%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 220 (8.73%) Node.js
2 159 (6.31%) Elastic Stack
3 148 (5.87%) Web Services
4 142 (5.63%) LAMP
5 141 (5.60%) .NET
6 112 (4.44%) JSON
7 105 (4.17%) Kafka
8 103 (4.09%) LDAP
9 94 (3.73%) HTML
10 91 (3.61%) CSS
11 79 (3.13%) Middleware
12 78 (3.10%) REST
13 69 (2.74%) RabbitMQ
14 56 (2.22%) XML
15 49 (1.94%) RESTful
16 48 (1.90%) jQuery
17 47 (1.87%) React
18 43 (1.71%) HTML5
19 39 (1.55%) AngularJS
20 38 (1.51%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 160 (6.35%) Linux Command Line
2 138 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
3 114 (4.52%) Public Cloud
4 109 (4.33%) Data Centre
5 73 (2.90%) User Experience
6 66 (2.62%) Greenfield Project
7 60 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
8 54 (2.14%) Mobile App
9 53 (2.10%) Cloud Native
10 46 (1.83%) Replication
11 45 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
12 44 (1.75%) Hedge funds
12 44 (1.75%) Private Cloud
13 42 (1.67%) Clustering
14 40 (1.59%) Fixed Income
15 39 (1.55%) Cyberthreat
16 38 (1.51%) Equities
16 38 (1.51%) Hybrid Cloud
17 37 (1.47%) PKI
18 35 (1.39%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1,715 (68.06%) Linux
2 737 (29.25%) Windows
3 440 (17.46%) Unix
4 213 (8.45%) CentOS
5 197 (7.82%) Windows Server
6 182 (7.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 149 (5.91%) Ubuntu
8 69 (2.74%) Solaris
9 65 (2.58%) OS/400
10 60 (2.38%) Debian
11 40 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
12 28 (1.11%) Android
13 26 (1.03%) Apple iOS
13 26 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
14 24 (0.95%) Mesosphere
15 20 (0.79%) Fedora
16 18 (0.71%) Mac OS
17 14 (0.56%) Embedded Linux
17 14 (0.56%) Windows 7
18 11 (0.44%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,236 (49.05%) DevOps
2 648 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
3 498 (19.76%) Configuration Management
4 337 (13.37%) Continuous Integration
5 310 (12.30%) Infrastructure as Code
5 310 (12.30%) Problem-Solving
6 274 (10.87%) Software Engineering
7 264 (10.48%) Test Automation
8 259 (10.28%) Open Source
9 228 (9.05%) ITIL
10 216 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 215 (8.53%) Fintech
12 191 (7.58%) Cybersecurity
13 189 (7.50%) Microservices
14 168 (6.67%) Analytics
15 153 (6.07%) SDLC
16 150 (5.95%) Scrum
17 149 (5.91%) Mentoring
17 149 (5.91%) Migration
18 133 (5.28%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1,867 (74.09%) Python
2 840 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 561 (22.26%) Java
4 538 (21.35%) Perl
5 470 (18.65%) Ruby
6 466 (18.49%) SQL
7 337 (13.37%) JavaScript
8 327 (12.98%) Go
9 236 (9.37%) C++
10 232 (9.21%) C#
11 222 (8.81%) Shell Script
12 203 (8.06%) PHP
13 171 (6.79%) C
14 95 (3.77%) Korn
15 55 (2.18%) Groovy
16 46 (1.83%) T-SQL
17 29 (1.15%) Bourne shell
17 29 (1.15%) Scala
17 29 (1.15%) VBScript
18 28 (1.11%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 247 (9.80%) Degree
2 138 (5.48%) Security Cleared
3 66 (2.62%) SC Cleared
4 65 (2.58%) Computer Science Degree
5 56 (2.22%) DV Cleared
6 50 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
7 44 (1.75%) IBM Certification
7 44 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
8 42 (1.67%) CCNA
9 33 (1.31%) RHCE
10 31 (1.23%) AWS Certification
11 26 (1.03%) CCNP
12 25 (0.99%) MCSE
12 25 (0.99%) SANS
13 21 (0.83%) CISSP
14 19 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
15 18 (0.71%) Network+ Certification
16 16 (0.63%) ISEB
17 15 (0.60%) MCSA
17 15 (0.60%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (4.96%) QA
2 40 (1.59%) Data Quality
3 34 (1.35%) SLA
4 16 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (0.48%) GDPR
6 11 (0.44%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.12%) NIST
7 3 (0.12%) PSD2
8 2 (0.079%) Cyber Essentials
8 2 (0.079%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 2 (0.079%) NCSC
9 1 (0.040%) COBIT
9 1 (0.040%) HL7
9 1 (0.040%) IEC 62304
9 1 (0.040%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (0.040%) JTAG
9 1 (0.040%) PMO
System Software
1 916 (36.35%) Docker
2 222 (8.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 176 (6.98%) Active Directory
4 63 (2.50%) Hyper-V
5 59 (2.34%) NFS
6 54 (2.14%) KVM
7 45 (1.79%) vSphere
8 44 (1.75%) Xen
9 40 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
10 39 (1.55%) Firmware
11 38 (1.51%) VMware ESXi
12 29 (1.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 29 (1.15%) Samba
13 24 (0.95%) VirtualBox
14 22 (0.87%) iptables
15 19 (0.75%) Ceph
15 19 (0.75%) XenApp
16 16 (0.63%) Apache Flume
16 16 (0.63%) HDFS
17 12 (0.48%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 919 (36.47%) Ansible
2 795 (31.55%) Puppet
3 758 (30.08%) Kubernetes
4 617 (24.48%) Terraform
5 469 (18.61%) Opscode Chef
6 146 (5.79%) Nagios
7 104 (4.13%) Grafana
8 103 (4.09%) ZABBIX
9 88 (3.49%) Packer
10 62 (2.46%) Salt
11 60 (2.38%) Prometheus
11 60 (2.38%) Rancher
12 47 (1.87%) HAProxy
13 46 (1.83%) Kibana
14 41 (1.63%) Docker Swarm
15 40 (1.59%) Data Guard
16 35 (1.39%) Consul
17 31 (1.23%) Automic
17 31 (1.23%) SCCM
18 29 (1.15%) logstash
Vendors
1 372 (14.76%) Microsoft
2 297 (11.79%) VMware
3 254 (10.08%) Red Hat
4 241 (9.56%) Google
5 199 (7.90%) Oracle
6 178 (7.06%) Splunk
7 102 (4.05%) IBM
8 101 (4.01%) Cisco
9 79 (3.13%) Atlassian
10 75 (2.98%) ServiceNow
11 53 (2.10%) SaltStack
12 49 (1.94%) SolarWinds
13 45 (1.79%) New Relic
14 39 (1.55%) SAP
15 32 (1.27%) Hortonworks
16 29 (1.15%) Bloomberg
17 28 (1.11%) Citrix
17 28 (1.11%) Dynatrace
18 27 (1.07%) Cloudera
19 26 (1.03%) CyberArk