Period
to 20 January 2018

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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bash Shell
UK
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 178 187 225
Rank change year-on-year +9 +38 +36
Permanent jobs citing Bash Shell 3,299 3,212 3,248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.91% 1.81% 1.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.43% 3.41% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2,806 2,792 2,757
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%

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 96,144 94,160 108,413
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 55.54% 53.19% 51.96%
Number of salaries quoted 80,171 80,867 93,191
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 20 January 2018.

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 20 January 2018. 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 +8 3,145 £55,000 +3.77% 518
UK excluding London +41 1,699 £47,500 - 292
London -10 1,562 £65,000 +8.33% 252
South East +37 700 £50,000 - 84
North of England +20 340 £47,500 +5.56% 77
East of England +15 199 £54,500 +21.11% 42
North West +31 182 £52,500 +23.53% 42
Midlands +25 177 £47,500 +5.56% 37
South West -12 156 £45,000 - 26
Yorkshire -16 129 £45,000 - 30
West Midlands +3 94 £42,500 - 19
Scotland 0 84 £45,000 +5.88% 19
East Midlands +33 82 £47,500 +18.75% 17
North East -3 29 £40,000 +6.67% 5
Wales +15 28 £41,500 +10.67% 4
Northern Ireland -3 18 £40,000 +19.40% 3

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 2,505 (75.93%) Python
2 2,490 (75.48%) Linux
3 1,522 (46.14%) DevOps
4 1,155 (35.01%) Amazon AWS
4 1,155 (35.01%) Puppet
5 1,093 (33.13%) Ansible
6 1,042 (31.59%) Perl
7 1,032 (31.28%) Agile Software Development
8 954 (28.92%) Opscode Chef
9 873 (26.46%) Ruby
10 859 (26.04%) Docker
11 825 (25.01%) Windows
12 803 (24.34%) Java
13 784 (23.76%) Jenkins
14 734 (22.25%) Unix
15 699 (21.19%) Configuration Management
16 682 (20.67%) PowerShell
17 681 (20.64%) Git (software)
18 654 (19.82%) SQL
19 584 (17.70%) Finance
20 569 (17.25%) Microsoft Azure
21 557 (16.88%) MySQL
22 555 (16.82%) Continuous Integration
23 551 (16.70%) JavaScript
24 501 (15.19%) VMware
25 470 (14.25%) Red Hat
26 442 (13.40%) PHP
27 424 (12.85%) CentOS
28 419 (12.70%) TCP/IP
29 408 (12.37%) Kubernetes

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
1 365 (11.06%) Apache
2 235 (7.12%) Elasticsearch
3 212 (6.43%) Tomcat
4 190 (5.76%) OpenStack
5 167 (5.06%) nginx
6 125 (3.79%) JBoss
7 115 (3.49%) Confluence
8 107 (3.24%) Apache Spark
9 77 (2.33%) WebSphere
10 71 (2.15%) WebLogic
11 70 (2.12%) IIS
12 63 (1.91%) Jetty
13 58 (1.76%) SharePoint
14 55 (1.67%) Apache Solr
15 52 (1.58%) CloudStack
16 30 (0.91%) CMS
17 29 (0.88%) Cloud Foundry
18 28 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 22 (0.67%) WordPress
20 17 (0.52%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 22 (0.67%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (0.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (0.18%) Simulink
4 5 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (0.15%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.091%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.061%) Chatbot
6 2 (0.061%) HipChat
6 2 (0.061%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.030%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 32 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.55%) Distributed Ledger
3 9 (0.27%) Endur
3 9 (0.27%) Magento
3 9 (0.27%) Teamcenter
4 7 (0.21%) OpenLink RightAngle
4 7 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 6 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
5 6 (0.18%) Unit4 Business World
6 4 (0.12%) SAP Hybris
7 3 (0.091%) BusinessWorks
7 3 (0.091%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.091%) ION MarketView
8 2 (0.061%) OpenCart
8 2 (0.061%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.061%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 2 (0.061%) osCommerce
8 2 (0.061%) Rolfe and Nolan
8 2 (0.061%) Summit
9 1 (0.030%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1,155 (35.01%) Amazon AWS
2 569 (17.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 276 (8.37%) SaaS
4 179 (5.43%) Google Cloud Platform
5 118 (3.58%) AWS CloudFormation
6 117 (3.55%) IaaS
7 105 (3.18%) Amazon EC2
8 87 (2.64%) GitHub
9 84 (2.55%) PaaS
10 81 (2.46%) Amazon S3
11 73 (2.21%) Cloud Computing
12 68 (2.06%) Office 365
13 41 (1.24%) Amazon ELB
13 41 (1.24%) OneDrive
14 39 (1.18%) Route 53
15 38 (1.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 33 (1.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 30 (0.91%) Serverless
18 28 (0.85%) Slack
19 26 (0.79%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 419 (12.70%) TCP/IP
2 354 (10.73%) DNS
3 345 (10.46%) Firewall
4 164 (4.97%) VPN
5 163 (4.94%) HTTP
6 153 (4.64%) DHCP
7 130 (3.94%) Internet
8 124 (3.76%) WAN
9 110 (3.33%) SSL
10 85 (2.58%) VoIP
11 84 (2.55%) SNMP
12 81 (2.46%) BGP
13 78 (2.36%) SAN
14 72 (2.18%) VLAN
15 69 (2.09%) IPsec
15 69 (2.09%) OSPF
16 64 (1.94%) LAN
17 59 (1.79%) Wireshark
18 56 (1.70%) SMTP
19 49 (1.49%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 557 (16.88%) MySQL
2 254 (7.70%) PostgreSQL
3 240 (7.27%) MongoDB
4 225 (6.82%) Big Data
5 223 (6.76%) NoSQL
6 208 (6.30%) Hadoop
7 194 (5.88%) SQL Server
8 152 (4.61%) Relational Database
9 151 (4.58%) Redis
10 117 (3.55%) Apache Cassandra
11 86 (2.61%) Oracle Database
12 63 (1.91%) RDBMS
13 57 (1.73%) Amazon RDS
14 52 (1.58%) HBase
15 49 (1.49%) Blockchain
16 47 (1.42%) MariaDB
17 40 (1.21%) Couchbase
18 36 (1.09%) Apache Hive
18 36 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
18 36 (1.09%) Riak
Development Applications
1 784 (23.76%) Jenkins
2 681 (20.64%) Git (software)
3 291 (8.82%) JIRA
4 193 (5.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 190 (5.76%) Maven
6 187 (5.67%) Subversion
7 174 (5.27%) TeamCity
8 152 (4.61%) Vagrant
9 137 (4.15%) Selenium
10 89 (2.70%) Sonatype Nexus
11 83 (2.52%) JUnit
12 70 (2.12%) Cucumber
13 69 (2.09%) Ant
14 44 (1.33%) Bitbucket
15 43 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
16 42 (1.27%) Visual Studio
17 40 (1.21%) JMeter
17 40 (1.21%) Octopus Deploy
18 39 (1.18%) GitLab
19 38 (1.15%) Gradle
General
1 584 (17.70%) Finance
2 286 (8.67%) Banking
3 226 (6.85%) Telecoms
4 109 (3.30%) Games
5 95 (2.88%) Retail
6 91 (2.76%) Marketing
7 68 (2.06%) Manufacturing
8 64 (1.94%) Front Office
9 59 (1.79%) Investment Banking
10 54 (1.64%) Advertising
11 45 (1.36%) Electronics
12 30 (0.91%) Aerospace
13 29 (0.88%) Publishing
14 28 (0.85%) Legal
15 18 (0.55%) Financial Institution
16 17 (0.52%) Military
17 16 (0.48%) Retail Banking
18 15 (0.45%) Law
19 12 (0.36%) Automotive
19 12 (0.36%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 912 (27.64%) DevOps Engineer
2 501 (15.19%) Linux Engineer
3 470 (14.25%) Developer
4 331 (10.03%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 326 (9.88%) Administrator
6 267 (8.09%) Systems Administrator
7 259 (7.85%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 238 (7.21%) AWS Engineer
9 234 (7.09%) Linux Administrator
10 224 (6.79%) AWS DevOps
11 221 (6.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 209 (6.34%) Systems Engineer
13 193 (5.85%) AWS DevOps Engineer
14 180 (5.46%) Java Developer
15 173 (5.24%) Consultant
16 164 (4.97%) Cloud Engineer
17 125 (3.79%) Senior DevOps
18 123 (3.73%) Software Engineer
19 118 (3.58%) Linux Systems Engineer
20 116 (3.52%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 297 (9.00%) Web Services
2 284 (8.61%) HTML
3 262 (7.94%) Node.js
4 212 (6.43%) CSS
5 211 (6.40%) LAMP
6 175 (5.30%) Spring
7 156 (4.73%) .NET
8 132 (4.00%) AngularJS
9 126 (3.82%) RESTful
10 122 (3.70%) Kafka
11 113 (3.43%) REST
12 108 (3.27%) Elastic Stack
13 102 (3.09%) LEMP Stack
14 101 (3.06%) Hibernate
15 99 (3.00%) HTML5
16 92 (2.79%) RabbitMQ
17 88 (2.67%) jQuery
17 88 (2.67%) LDAP
18 81 (2.46%) Middleware
19 78 (2.36%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 250 (7.58%) Data Centre
2 222 (6.73%) Computer Science
3 189 (5.73%) Analytical Skills
4 153 (4.64%) Linux Command Line
5 136 (4.12%) Public Cloud
6 127 (3.85%) Fintech
7 78 (2.36%) Management Information System
8 65 (1.97%) User Experience
9 52 (1.58%) Clustering
10 51 (1.55%) Algorithms
11 50 (1.52%) Equities
12 48 (1.45%) Mobile App
13 46 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
13 46 (1.39%) Private Cloud
13 46 (1.39%) Replication
14 34 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
14 34 (1.03%) Fixed Income
15 33 (1.00%) Embedded Systems
16 27 (0.82%) Hybrid Cloud
17 24 (0.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2,490 (75.48%) Linux
2 825 (25.01%) Windows
3 734 (22.25%) Unix
4 424 (12.85%) CentOS
5 327 (9.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 232 (7.03%) Ubuntu
7 154 (4.67%) Debian
8 147 (4.46%) Windows Server
9 93 (2.82%) Solaris
10 58 (1.76%) Android
11 52 (1.58%) CoreOS
12 45 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
13 41 (1.24%) Apple iOS
14 39 (1.18%) Mac OS X
15 36 (1.09%) AIX
16 32 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
17 29 (0.88%) Fedora
18 24 (0.73%) HPUX
19 22 (0.67%) SUSE
20 19 (0.58%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,522 (46.14%) DevOps
2 1,032 (31.28%) Agile Software Development
3 699 (21.19%) Configuration Management
4 555 (16.82%) Continuous Integration
5 341 (10.34%) Software Engineering
6 321 (9.73%) Open Source
7 312 (9.46%) Test Automation
8 309 (9.37%) Scrum
9 262 (7.94%) Continuous Delivery
10 213 (6.46%) TDD
11 206 (6.24%) ITIL
12 190 (5.76%) High Availability
13 182 (5.52%) Migration
14 180 (5.46%) Microservices
15 167 (5.06%) E-Commerce
16 151 (4.58%) Mentoring
17 150 (4.55%) Analytics
18 148 (4.49%) Unit Testing
19 140 (4.24%) BDD
20 127 (3.85%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2,505 (75.93%) Python
2 1,042 (31.59%) Perl
3 873 (26.46%) Ruby
4 803 (24.34%) Java
5 682 (20.67%) PowerShell
6 654 (19.82%) SQL
7 551 (16.70%) JavaScript
8 442 (13.40%) PHP
9 282 (8.55%) Shell Script
10 281 (8.52%) C++
11 278 (8.43%) C
12 257 (7.79%) C#
13 141 (4.27%) Korn
14 115 (3.49%) Go
15 86 (2.61%) Lua
16 82 (2.49%) Scala
17 60 (1.82%) Bourne shell
18 59 (1.79%) Groovy
19 54 (1.64%) PL/SQL
20 28 (0.85%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 327 (9.91%) Degree
2 147 (4.46%) Security Cleared
3 130 (3.94%) Computer Science Degree
4 93 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
5 89 (2.70%) CISSP
6 73 (2.21%) CCNA
7 61 (1.85%) GIAC
8 59 (1.79%) AWS Certification
8 59 (1.79%) SC Cleared
9 57 (1.73%) DV Cleared
10 54 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
11 44 (1.33%) CISM
12 42 (1.27%) CCNP
13 38 (1.15%) CISA
14 32 (0.97%) SANS
15 31 (0.94%) OSCP
16 30 (0.91%) MCSE
17 26 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
17 26 (0.79%) RHCE
18 25 (0.76%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 165 (5.00%) QA
2 64 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 55 (1.67%) GCP
4 44 (1.33%) PCI DSS
5 41 (1.24%) SLA
6 25 (0.76%) GDPR
7 19 (0.58%) HIPAA
8 12 (0.36%) GPG13
9 11 (0.33%) SSAE 16
10 4 (0.12%) DICOM
10 4 (0.12%) OIPF
11 3 (0.091%) HL7
12 2 (0.061%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 2 (0.061%) PMO
13 1 (0.030%) COBIT
13 1 (0.030%) Data Quality
13 1 (0.030%) Dodd-Frank
13 1 (0.030%) EMIR
13 1 (0.030%) ISAE 3402
13 1 (0.030%) WCAG
System Software
1 859 (26.04%) Docker
2 331 (10.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 166 (5.03%) Active Directory
4 118 (3.58%) vSphere
5 96 (2.91%) Hyper-V
6 83 (2.52%) Virtual Machines
7 73 (2.21%) NFS
8 68 (2.06%) VMware ESXi
9 61 (1.85%) KVM
10 57 (1.73%) iptables
11 52 (1.58%) Xen
12 40 (1.21%) Kamailio
13 38 (1.15%) Samba
13 38 (1.15%) XenServer
14 33 (1.00%) VMware NSX
15 27 (0.82%) LXC
16 26 (0.79%) VirtualBox
17 25 (0.76%) HDFS
17 25 (0.76%) Varnish
18 20 (0.61%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 1,155 (35.01%) Puppet
2 1,093 (33.13%) Ansible
3 954 (28.92%) Opscode Chef
4 408 (12.37%) Kubernetes
5 313 (9.49%) Terraform
6 277 (8.40%) Nagios
7 152 (4.61%) Salt
8 101 (3.06%) Cobbler
9 88 (2.67%) ZABBIX
10 78 (2.36%) Grafana
11 72 (2.18%) HAProxy
12 71 (2.15%) Packer
13 55 (1.67%) Kibana
14 53 (1.61%) logstash
15 50 (1.52%) Tivoli
16 43 (1.30%) Icinga
17 42 (1.27%) Prometheus
18 41 (1.24%) Cacti
19 38 (1.15%) Docker Swarm
20 31 (0.94%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 501 (15.19%) VMware
2 470 (14.25%) Red Hat
3 391 (11.85%) Oracle
4 253 (7.67%) Microsoft
5 215 (6.52%) Cisco
6 203 (6.15%) Google
7 139 (4.21%) Splunk
8 118 (3.58%) SaltStack
9 96 (2.91%) HP
10 84 (2.55%) NetApp
11 80 (2.42%) Atlassian
12 79 (2.39%) IBM
13 62 (1.88%) SolarWinds
14 53 (1.61%) Palo Alto
15 51 (1.55%) EMC
15 51 (1.55%) EnterpriseDB
16 50 (1.52%) New Relic
17 48 (1.45%) Juniper
18 46 (1.39%) TIBCO
19 45 (1.36%) Citrix