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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bash Shell
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 186 205 231
Rank change year-on-year +19 +26  
Permanent jobs citing Bash Shell 1679 1619 1556
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.88% 1.67% 1.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.34% 3.16% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1355 1444 1296
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,750 £71,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

Bash Shell is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 50204 51240 57032
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 56.13% 52.79% 51.45%
Number of salaries quoted 42122 44388 48638
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Bash Shell
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Bash Shell as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Bash Shell in the UK

Bash Shell
Top 30 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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +13 1601 £55,000 +4.76% 235
London -8 825 £60,000 - 100
South East +32 324 £47,500 -5.00% 49
Berkshire +5 149 £47,500 -5.00% 18
Yorkshire +27 146 £45,000 +5.88% 22
City of London +27 115 £65,000 +8.33% 33
West Yorkshire +48 104 £50,000 +17.64% 20
Leeds +41 95 £51,250 +20.58% 18
East of England 0 88 £50,000 +5.26% 17
Reading -6 88 £47,500 -5.00% 15
North West 0 87 £40,500 +1.25% 21
Manchester +10 71 £52,500 +23.52% 12
South West +1 71 £45,000 - 16
Hampshire +40 59 £45,000 +20.00% 11
West Midlands +46 47 £40,000 - 3
Surrey +22 46 £55,000 +15.78% 12
Cambridgeshire -31 36 £50,000 - 9
Cambridge -21 35 £50,000 - 9
Scotland +12 33 £38,500 -0.64% 7
Hertfordshire +6 32 £52,500 +12.90% 5
Slough +30 28 £47,500 -13.63% 2
West Sussex +34 24 £45,000 +63.63% 2
Gloucestershire -19 24 £45,000 - 5
Wales +20 22 £53,750 +26.47% 1
South Yorkshire -7 22 £42,500 -5.55%
North Yorkshire +13 20 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Bristol -20 20 £44,000 -32.30% 10
South Wales +29 19 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Edinburgh 0 19 £38,500 -23.00% 4
York +18 18 £45,000 +28.57% 2

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 2480 (81.26%) Linux
2 2205 (72.25%) Python
3 1523 (49.90%) DevOps
4 1359 (44.53%) Puppet
5 1131 (37.06%) Perl
6 1092 (35.78%) Amazon AWS
7 1034 (33.88%) Ansible
7 1034 (33.88%) Opscode Chef
8 940 (30.80%) Ruby
9 928 (30.41%) Java
10 874 (28.64%) Agile Software Development
11 815 (26.70%) Jenkins
12 756 (24.77%) Docker
13 754 (24.71%) Windows
14 705 (23.10%) Unix
15 700 (22.94%) SQL
16 699 (22.90%) MySQL
17 672 (22.02%) Continuous Integration
18 661 (21.66%) Configuration Management
19 653 (21.40%) Git (software)
20 599 (19.63%) VMware
21 581 (19.04%) Red Hat
22 492 (16.12%) PowerShell
23 480 (15.73%) Apache
24 476 (15.60%) Finance
25 426 (13.96%) Oracle
26 425 (13.93%) PHP
27 416 (13.63%) CentOS
28 400 (13.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
29 388 (12.71%) VMware Infrastructure

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
1 480 (15.73%) Apache
2 317 (10.39%) Tomcat
3 259 (8.49%) OpenStack
4 229 (7.50%) Elasticsearch
5 208 (6.82%) nginx
6 126 (4.13%) IIS
7 118 (3.87%) JBoss
8 108 (3.54%) CloudStack
9 97 (3.18%) WebSphere
10 84 (2.75%) Apache Solr
11 82 (2.69%) Jetty
12 81 (2.65%) WebLogic
13 75 (2.46%) Apache Spark
14 57 (1.87%) Confluence
15 38 (1.25%) Cloud Foundry
16 31 (1.02%) CMS
17 27 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
18 25 (0.82%) Drupal
19 22 (0.72%) WordPress
20 20 (0.66%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 28 (0.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 25 (0.82%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (0.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (0.29%) GIMP
4 9 (0.29%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.26%) Photoshop
6 6 (0.20%) Inkscape
7 5 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.098%) GNU Octave
9 2 (0.066%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.066%) Vectorworks
10 1 (0.033%) Stata
Business Applications
1 47 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 23 (0.75%) RMDS
3 17 (0.56%) Magento
4 16 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
5 9 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
6 6 (0.20%) Workfront
7 5 (0.16%) Teamcenter
8 4 (0.13%) OpenCart
9 2 (0.066%) Oracle Assets
9 2 (0.066%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 2 (0.066%) Sentinel
10 1 (0.033%) Dynamics CRM
10 1 (0.033%) Dynamics GP
10 1 (0.033%) ION MarketView
10 1 (0.033%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 1092 (35.78%) Amazon AWS
2 346 (11.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 176 (5.77%) SaaS
4 149 (4.88%) AWS CloudFormation
5 134 (4.39%) Amazon EC2
6 122 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
7 87 (2.85%) Amazon S3
8 84 (2.75%) GitHub
9 78 (2.56%) IaaS
10 61 (2.00%) PaaS
11 54 (1.77%) AWS Lambda
12 44 (1.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 43 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
13 43 (1.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 41 (1.34%) Amazon ELB
15 32 (1.05%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 32 (1.05%) Route 53
16 29 (0.95%) CloudBees
17 28 (0.92%) Datadog
18 24 (0.79%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 353 (11.57%) Firewall
2 313 (10.26%) TCP/IP
3 276 (9.04%) DNS
4 157 (5.14%) HTTP
5 154 (5.05%) Internet
6 123 (4.03%) WAN
7 114 (3.74%) VPN
8 99 (3.24%) LAN
9 96 (3.15%) SAN
10 94 (3.08%) LDAP
11 79 (2.59%) SSH
12 77 (2.52%) DHCP
13 72 (2.36%) BGP
14 70 (2.29%) Junos
15 68 (2.23%) VLAN
16 65 (2.13%) SNMP
17 59 (1.93%) MPLS
18 56 (1.83%) OSPF
18 56 (1.83%) VoIP
19 53 (1.74%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 699 (22.90%) MySQL
2 270 (8.85%) MongoDB
3 233 (7.63%) SQL Server
4 222 (7.27%) PostgreSQL
5 215 (7.04%) NoSQL
6 140 (4.59%) Apache Cassandra
6 140 (4.59%) Big Data
7 139 (4.55%) Hadoop
8 136 (4.46%) Redis
9 121 (3.96%) Relational Database
10 88 (2.88%) Amazon RDS
11 79 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
12 72 (2.36%) MariaDB
13 60 (1.97%) RDBMS
14 59 (1.93%) Riak
15 41 (1.34%) Couchbase
16 38 (1.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 36 (1.18%) Oracle Database
18 25 (0.82%) DB2
19 23 (0.75%) HBase
Development Applications
1 815 (26.70%) Jenkins
2 653 (21.40%) Git (software)
3 225 (7.37%) Maven
4 203 (6.65%) JIRA
5 202 (6.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 196 (6.42%) Subversion
7 194 (6.36%) Vagrant
8 148 (4.85%) TeamCity
9 143 (4.69%) Selenium
10 78 (2.56%) Ant
11 77 (2.52%) JUnit
12 62 (2.03%) Octopus Deploy
12 62 (2.03%) Sonatype Nexus
13 61 (2.00%) GoCD
14 58 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
15 53 (1.74%) Gradle
16 52 (1.70%) Hudson
17 44 (1.44%) PHPUnit
18 43 (1.41%) HP UFT
19 40 (1.31%) Bitbucket
General
1 476 (15.60%) Finance
2 229 (7.50%) Banking
3 185 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 124 (4.06%) Retail
5 118 (3.87%) Marketing
6 110 (3.60%) Games
7 68 (2.23%) Advertising
8 66 (2.16%) Investment Banking
9 63 (2.06%) Manufacturing
10 56 (1.83%) Electronics
11 54 (1.77%) Publishing
12 45 (1.47%) Retail Banking
13 23 (0.75%) Front Office
14 19 (0.62%) Automotive
15 16 (0.52%) Financial Institution
16 13 (0.43%) Military
17 11 (0.36%) Back Office
18 10 (0.33%) Law
19 6 (0.20%) French Language
19 6 (0.20%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 950 (31.13%) DevOps Engineer
2 498 (16.32%) Linux Engineer
3 394 (12.91%) Developer
4 362 (11.86%) Administrator
5 313 (10.26%) Systems Administrator
6 277 (9.08%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 268 (8.78%) Linux Administrator
8 233 (7.63%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 213 (6.98%) Systems Engineer
10 207 (6.78%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 198 (6.49%) AWS Engineer
12 172 (5.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 167 (5.47%) AWS DevOps
14 157 (5.14%) Java Developer
15 154 (5.05%) Analyst
16 153 (5.01%) Cloud Engineer
17 145 (4.75%) AWS DevOps Engineer
18 136 (4.46%) Senior DevOps
19 120 (3.93%) Support Engineer
20 119 (3.90%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 357 (11.70%) LAMP
2 283 (9.27%) Web Services
3 211 (6.91%) HTML
4 191 (6.26%) Node.js
5 166 (5.44%) .NET
6 164 (5.37%) Spring
7 157 (5.14%) CSS
8 148 (4.85%) Elastic Stack
9 133 (4.36%) AngularJS
10 108 (3.54%) RabbitMQ
11 106 (3.47%) REST
12 99 (3.24%) LEMP Stack
13 94 (3.08%) RESTful
14 91 (2.98%) XML
15 84 (2.75%) React
16 75 (2.46%) HTML5
17 71 (2.33%) jQuery
18 69 (2.26%) JSON
19 62 (2.03%) Hibernate
19 62 (2.03%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 219 (7.18%) Computer Science
2 205 (6.72%) Data Centre
3 156 (5.11%) Linux Command Line
4 149 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
5 101 (3.31%) Fintech
6 85 (2.79%) Greenfield Project
7 77 (2.52%) Public Cloud
8 76 (2.49%) Management Information System
9 56 (1.83%) Mobile App
10 54 (1.77%) User Experience
11 43 (1.41%) Clustering
12 42 (1.38%) Replication
13 40 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
14 39 (1.28%) Private Cloud
15 34 (1.11%) iPad
16 27 (0.88%) Hedge funds
17 26 (0.85%) Device Driver
17 26 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 23 (0.75%) Hybrid Cloud
19 22 (0.72%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 2480 (81.26%) Linux
2 754 (24.71%) Windows
3 705 (23.10%) Unix
4 416 (13.63%) CentOS
5 400 (13.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 281 (9.21%) Ubuntu
7 213 (6.98%) Debian
8 192 (6.29%) Windows Server
9 82 (2.69%) Windows Server 2008
10 74 (2.42%) Windows Server 2012
11 61 (2.00%) Android
12 55 (1.80%) CoreOS
13 54 (1.77%) Apple iOS
14 50 (1.64%) Solaris
15 36 (1.18%) SUSE
16 35 (1.15%) Mac OS
17 33 (1.08%) Mac OS X
18 23 (0.75%) Embedded Linux
18 23 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
19 21 (0.69%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1523 (49.90%) DevOps
2 874 (28.64%) Agile Software Development
3 672 (22.02%) Continuous Integration
4 661 (21.66%) Configuration Management
5 301 (9.86%) Scrum
6 278 (9.11%) Software Engineering
7 276 (9.04%) Open Source
8 271 (8.88%) Continuous Delivery
9 229 (7.50%) TDD
10 220 (7.21%) Test Automation
11 191 (6.26%) E-Commerce
12 189 (6.19%) SDLC
13 178 (5.83%) High Availability
14 145 (4.75%) Load Balancing
15 143 (4.69%) Microservices
16 142 (4.65%) ITIL
17 139 (4.55%) RUP
18 135 (4.42%) DSDM
19 127 (4.16%) Analytics
19 127 (4.16%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2205 (72.25%) Python
2 1131 (37.06%) Perl
3 940 (30.80%) Ruby
4 928 (30.41%) Java
5 700 (22.94%) SQL
6 492 (16.12%) PowerShell
7 425 (13.93%) PHP
8 337 (11.04%) JavaScript
9 320 (10.48%) Shell Script
10 210 (6.88%) C++
11 166 (5.44%) C
12 157 (5.14%) C#
12 157 (5.14%) Go
13 96 (3.15%) Scala
14 92 (3.01%) Korn
15 83 (2.72%) Groovy
16 45 (1.47%) Bourne shell
17 44 (1.44%) VBScript
18 39 (1.28%) AWK
18 39 (1.28%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 284 (9.31%) Degree
2 140 (4.59%) Security Cleared
3 123 (4.03%) Computer Science Degree
4 88 (2.88%) Cisco Certification
5 61 (2.00%) CCNP
6 59 (1.93%) DV Cleared
7 57 (1.87%) CCNA
8 52 (1.70%) SC Cleared
9 34 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
10 33 (1.08%) RHCE
11 32 (1.05%) CISSP
11 32 (1.05%) RHCSA
12 27 (0.88%) CEH
13 25 (0.82%) AWS Certification
14 24 (0.79%) CCIE
15 23 (0.75%) MCSE
16 18 (0.59%) CREST Certified
16 18 (0.59%) ISTQB
17 17 (0.56%) OSCP
17 17 (0.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 144 (4.72%) QA
2 51 (1.67%) SLA
3 44 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 35 (1.15%) PCI DSS
5 17 (0.56%) GCP
6 7 (0.23%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials
7 4 (0.13%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.066%) JTAG
8 2 (0.066%) MISRA
8 2 (0.066%) SSAE 16
9 1 (0.033%) GPG13
9 1 (0.033%) ISAE 3402
9 1 (0.033%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (0.033%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 756 (24.77%) Docker
2 388 (12.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 182 (5.96%) Active Directory
4 154 (5.05%) Xen
5 143 (4.69%) vSphere
6 131 (4.29%) XenServer
7 105 (3.44%) KVM
8 84 (2.75%) Virtual Machines
9 82 (2.69%) NFS
10 80 (2.62%) VMware ESXi
11 69 (2.26%) Hyper-V
12 53 (1.74%) iptables
13 45 (1.47%) VirtualBox
14 34 (1.11%) Varnish
15 28 (0.92%) Samba
16 25 (0.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 24 (0.79%) Snort
18 22 (0.72%) LXC
18 22 (0.72%) Postfix
19 15 (0.49%) etcd
Systems Management
1 1359 (44.53%) Puppet
2 1034 (33.88%) Ansible
2 1034 (33.88%) Opscode Chef
3 344 (11.27%) Nagios
4 262 (8.58%) Kubernetes
5 261 (8.55%) Terraform
6 179 (5.87%) Salt
7 105 (3.44%) Cobbler
8 104 (3.41%) Tivoli
9 100 (3.28%) ZABBIX
10 83 (2.72%) logstash
11 78 (2.56%) Kibana
12 71 (2.33%) Graphite
13 64 (2.10%) Mesos
14 63 (2.06%) HAProxy
15 56 (1.83%) Packer
16 52 (1.70%) Grafana
17 33 (1.08%) Consul
17 33 (1.08%) Docker Swarm
18 32 (1.05%) SELinux
Vendors
1 599 (19.63%) VMware
2 581 (19.04%) Red Hat
3 426 (13.96%) Oracle
4 204 (6.68%) Microsoft
5 146 (4.78%) Google
6 143 (4.69%) Cisco
7 126 (4.13%) Splunk
8 97 (3.18%) HP
9 95 (3.11%) New Relic
10 94 (3.08%) SaltStack
11 90 (2.95%) EnterpriseDB
12 82 (2.69%) Juniper
13 63 (2.06%) Atlassian
14 53 (1.74%) IBM
15 52 (1.70%) Rackspace
16 51 (1.67%) TIBCO
17 49 (1.61%) SolarWinds
18 47 (1.54%) SAP
19 46 (1.51%) NetApp
20 44 (1.44%) AppDynamics
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
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City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Holiday, Professional Certs
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £49,000 to £64,000 per annum DoE (+ v strong Benefits)
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £95000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £700000 per annum + Bonus and Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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Bristol, Avon
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £95k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £59000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago