Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bash Shell
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 158 160 197
Rank change year-on-year +2 +37 -1
Permanent jobs citing Bash Shell 3,078 3,459 3,217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.25% 2.11% 1.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.20% 3.81% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2,258 2,839 2,648
UK median annual salary £58,750 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.82% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,675
90th Percentile £89,997 £82,550 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +2.15%

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 73,254 90,879 96,300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 53.48% 55.56% 55.27%
Number of salaries quoted 60,089 75,617 78,941
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% +2.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -1 2,881 £60,000 +9.09% 513
UK excluding London +22 1,684 £50,000 +5.26% 363
London +2 1,352 £70,000 +7.69% 200
South East +8 479 £55,000 +4.76% 75
North of England +26 475 £52,500 +10.53% 76
Yorkshire +48 315 £52,500 +10.53% 28
South West +26 246 £50,000 +11.11% 62
East of England +27 176 £50,000 - 64
North West +3 141 £52,500 +16.67% 40
Midlands +15 133 £46,250 -2.63% 36
Scotland +23 117 £45,100 +6.12% 33
West Midlands +21 92 £45,000 -5.26% 19
Wales +15 45 £45,000 -5.26% 12
East Midlands +26 41 £50,000 +11.11% 16
North East -10 19 £46,000 -8.00% 8
Northern Ireland -12 13 £32,500 -48.00% 5

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 2,404 (78.10%) Python
2 2,247 (73.00%) Linux
3 1,518 (49.32%) DevOps
4 1,336 (43.40%) AWS
5 1,136 (36.91%) Docker
6 1,094 (35.54%) Ansible
7 934 (30.34%) Azure
8 905 (29.40%) Puppet
9 899 (29.21%) Kubernetes
10 808 (26.25%) Terraform
11 800 (25.99%) Perl
12 798 (25.93%) Jenkins
13 796 (25.86%) PowerShell
14 786 (25.54%) Unix
15 768 (24.95%) Windows
16 767 (24.92%) Agile Software Development
17 724 (23.52%) Git (software)
18 692 (22.48%) Opscode Chef
19 656 (21.31%) Java
20 619 (20.11%) GCP
21 596 (19.36%) Finance
22 588 (19.10%) Configuration Management
23 569 (18.49%) Ruby
24 490 (15.92%) SQL
25 474 (15.40%) DNS
26 446 (14.49%) Firewall
27 422 (13.71%) Problem-Solving
28 405 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
29 404 (13.13%) Nagios
30 395 (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
1 223 (7.24%) Apache
2 159 (5.17%) Elasticsearch
3 151 (4.91%) nginx
4 129 (4.19%) Apache Spark
5 117 (3.80%) Confluence
6 109 (3.54%) IIS
7 107 (3.48%) Tomcat
8 76 (2.47%) OpenStack
9 52 (1.69%) JBoss
10 49 (1.59%) WebSphere
11 43 (1.40%) WebLogic
12 31 (1.01%) MS Exchange
12 31 (1.01%) SharePoint
13 29 (0.94%) Cloud Foundry
13 29 (0.94%) IBM HTTP Server
14 17 (0.55%) Apache Solr
15 15 (0.49%) SAS
16 11 (0.36%) Skype for Business
17 10 (0.32%) Ethereum
17 10 (0.32%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 49 (1.59%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (0.23%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.16%) Adobe XD
3 5 (0.16%) InVision
3 5 (0.16%) Zeplin
4 4 (0.13%) Simulink
5 1 (0.032%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.032%) HipChat
5 1 (0.032%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.032%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (0.55%) thinkFolio
2 12 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (0.36%) Distributed Ledger
4 8 (0.26%) R3 Corda
5 5 (0.16%) CA PPM
5 5 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 4 (0.13%) MetaTrader
7 3 (0.097%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (0.097%) Payment Gateway
7 3 (0.097%) Workfront
8 2 (0.065%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (0.065%) Summit
9 1 (0.032%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 1,336 (43.40%) AWS
2 934 (30.34%) Azure
3 619 (20.11%) GCP
4 234 (7.60%) AWS CloudFormation
5 197 (6.40%) SaaS
6 134 (4.35%) Serverless
7 119 (3.87%) Amazon EC2
8 114 (3.70%) IaaS
9 110 (3.57%) PaaS
10 104 (3.38%) Cloud Computing
11 93 (3.02%) OpenShift
12 92 (2.99%) GitHub
13 85 (2.76%) Amazon ECS
14 83 (2.70%) Amazon S3
15 81 (2.63%) AWS Lambda
16 75 (2.44%) Office 365
17 68 (2.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 65 (2.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 51 (1.66%) Azure Stack
20 48 (1.56%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 474 (15.40%) DNS
2 446 (14.49%) Firewall
3 317 (10.30%) VPN
4 307 (9.97%) TCP/IP
5 286 (9.29%) WAN
6 278 (9.03%) SMTP
7 277 (9.00%) Network Security
8 261 (8.48%) BGP
9 255 (8.28%) OSPF
10 251 (8.15%) Cisco ASA
11 250 (8.12%) MPLS
12 236 (7.67%) IPsec
13 230 (7.47%) Cisco Nexus
14 226 (7.34%) Broadband
15 222 (7.21%) ADSL
15 222 (7.21%) NetScaler
15 222 (7.21%) RIP
16 159 (5.17%) HTTP
17 94 (3.05%) DHCP
18 88 (2.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 381 (12.38%) MySQL
2 225 (7.31%) PostgreSQL
3 203 (6.60%) Big Data
4 188 (6.11%) SQL Server
5 117 (3.80%) MongoDB
6 114 (3.70%) NoSQL
7 110 (3.57%) Relational Database
8 101 (3.28%) Redis
9 81 (2.63%) Apache Hive
10 74 (2.40%) Hadoop
11 69 (2.24%) Amazon RDS
12 61 (1.98%) RDBMS
13 57 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
14 51 (1.66%) Impala
15 49 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
16 43 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
17 41 (1.33%) Blockchain
18 40 (1.30%) Oracle Database
19 38 (1.23%) Azure SQL Database
20 37 (1.20%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 798 (25.93%) Jenkins
2 724 (23.52%) Git (software)
3 274 (8.90%) JIRA
4 182 (5.91%) Bitbucket
4 182 (5.91%) TeamCity
5 126 (4.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 113 (3.67%) Octopus Deploy
7 108 (3.51%) Subversion
8 99 (3.22%) GitLab
9 98 (3.18%) Selenium
10 91 (2.96%) Travis CI
11 76 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
12 67 (2.18%) git-flow
13 61 (1.98%) Artifactory
14 59 (1.92%) Vagrant
15 58 (1.88%) Sonatype Nexus
16 55 (1.79%) JMeter
17 54 (1.75%) GoCD
18 51 (1.66%) Maven
19 47 (1.53%) CircleCI
General
1 596 (19.36%) Finance
2 195 (6.34%) Banking
3 125 (4.06%) Telecoms
4 124 (4.03%) Retail
5 79 (2.57%) Games
6 65 (2.11%) Marketing
7 64 (2.08%) Front Office
8 61 (1.98%) Electronics
9 45 (1.46%) Public Sector
10 38 (1.23%) Advertising
10 38 (1.23%) Financial Institution
11 37 (1.20%) Law
12 35 (1.14%) Manufacturing
13 27 (0.88%) Investment Banking
14 22 (0.71%) French Language
15 20 (0.65%) German Language
15 20 (0.65%) Italian Language
15 20 (0.65%) Spanish Language
16 14 (0.45%) Legal
17 11 (0.36%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 950 (30.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 310 (10.07%) Developer
3 285 (9.26%) Linux Engineer
4 260 (8.45%) Cloud Engineer
5 247 (8.02%) AWS Engineer
6 232 (7.54%) Security Engineer
7 231 (7.50%) Network Engineer
8 229 (7.44%) Senior DevOps
9 197 (6.40%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 194 (6.30%) Consultant
11 176 (5.72%) Administrator
12 175 (5.69%) Network Security Engineer
13 169 (5.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 159 (5.17%) AWS DevOps
15 151 (4.91%) AWS DevOps Engineer
16 147 (4.78%) Systems Administrator
17 139 (4.52%) Cisco Engineer
18 136 (4.42%) Cisco Network Engineer
19 133 (4.32%) Cisco Security Engineer
20 121 (3.93%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 249 (8.09%) Elastic Stack
2 223 (7.24%) Node.js
3 152 (4.94%) JSON
4 140 (4.55%) Kafka
5 121 (3.93%) Web Services
6 118 (3.83%) .NET
7 117 (3.80%) LAMP
8 101 (3.28%) RabbitMQ
9 92 (2.99%) HTML
10 86 (2.79%) LDAP
11 82 (2.66%) CSS
12 68 (2.21%) REST
13 60 (1.95%) Middleware
14 58 (1.88%) React
15 56 (1.82%) AngularJS
16 47 (1.53%) Spring
17 46 (1.49%) jQuery
17 46 (1.49%) RESTful
18 42 (1.36%) XML
18 42 (1.36%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 270 (8.77%) Management Information System
2 227 (7.37%) Public Cloud
3 218 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
4 142 (4.61%) Linux Command Line
5 101 (3.28%) Hybrid Cloud
6 95 (3.09%) Data Centre
7 88 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
8 85 (2.76%) Greenfield Project
9 70 (2.27%) Private Cloud
10 66 (2.14%) Clustering
11 65 (2.11%) Hedge funds
12 64 (2.08%) User Experience
13 61 (1.98%) Replication
14 57 (1.85%) Algorithms
15 53 (1.72%) Cloud Native
15 53 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
16 52 (1.69%) Video\Live Streaming
17 51 (1.66%) Mobile App
18 50 (1.62%) PKI
19 49 (1.59%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 2,247 (73.00%) Linux
2 786 (25.54%) Unix
3 768 (24.95%) Windows
4 275 (8.93%) CentOS
5 224 (7.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 199 (6.47%) Ubuntu
7 196 (6.37%) Windows Server
8 93 (3.02%) Debian
9 71 (2.31%) Solaris
10 55 (1.79%) Android
11 40 (1.30%) Mesosphere
12 38 (1.23%) Apple iOS
13 37 (1.20%) Windows 10
14 30 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
15 29 (0.94%) OS/400
16 22 (0.71%) Mac OS
17 21 (0.68%) Fedora
18 20 (0.65%) CoreOS
19 18 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
20 15 (0.49%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,518 (49.32%) DevOps
2 767 (24.92%) Agile Software Development
3 588 (19.10%) Configuration Management
4 422 (13.71%) Problem-Solving
5 405 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
6 393 (12.77%) Infrastructure as Code
7 306 (9.94%) Test Automation
8 300 (9.75%) Open Source
9 295 (9.58%) Fintech
10 291 (9.45%) Software Engineering
11 289 (9.39%) Service Delivery
12 270 (8.77%) Product Management
13 241 (7.83%) Change Control
14 238 (7.73%) Cybersecurity
15 234 (7.60%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 229 (7.44%) Network Design
17 228 (7.41%) Network Management
18 225 (7.31%) Microservices
18 225 (7.31%) Scrum
19 222 (7.21%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2,404 (78.10%) Python
2 800 (25.99%) Perl
3 796 (25.86%) PowerShell
4 656 (21.31%) Java
5 569 (18.49%) Ruby
6 490 (15.92%) SQL
7 395 (12.83%) JavaScript
8 316 (10.27%) Go
9 244 (7.93%) C++
10 225 (7.31%) Shell Script
11 211 (6.86%) PHP
12 186 (6.04%) C
13 159 (5.17%) C#
14 109 (3.54%) Groovy
15 79 (2.57%) Korn
16 50 (1.62%) R
17 38 (1.23%) Lua
18 34 (1.10%) Objective-C
19 31 (1.01%) Apple Swift
19 31 (1.01%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 300 (9.75%) Degree
2 278 (9.03%) Cisco Certification
3 258 (8.38%) CCNP
4 242 (7.86%) CCNA
5 174 (5.65%) Security Cleared
6 59 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
6 59 (1.92%) DV Cleared
7 58 (1.88%) SC Cleared
8 44 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
9 24 (0.78%) MCSA
10 23 (0.75%) AWS Certification
11 19 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
12 18 (0.58%) IBM Certification
12 18 (0.58%) MCSE
12 18 (0.58%) Network+ Certification
13 17 (0.55%) CREST Certified
13 17 (0.55%) RHCE
14 12 (0.39%) RHCA
14 12 (0.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 11 (0.36%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 252 (8.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 232 (7.54%) ISO 9001
3 130 (4.22%) QA
4 36 (1.17%) SLA
5 29 (0.94%) Data Quality
6 14 (0.45%) GDPR
7 11 (0.36%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.13%) PSD2
9 3 (0.097%) NIST
10 2 (0.065%) Cyber Essentials
10 2 (0.065%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 1 (0.032%) COBIT
11 1 (0.032%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.032%) HL7
11 1 (0.032%) JTAG
11 1 (0.032%) NCSC
11 1 (0.032%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1,136 (36.91%) Docker
2 214 (6.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 166 (5.39%) Active Directory
4 73 (2.37%) Hyper-V
5 54 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
6 46 (1.49%) Apache Flume
6 46 (1.49%) KVM
7 43 (1.40%) vSphere
8 41 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
9 40 (1.30%) Xen
10 35 (1.14%) NFS
11 33 (1.07%) Firmware
12 29 (0.94%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 27 (0.88%) VirtualBox
14 24 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
15 23 (0.75%) Ceph
16 21 (0.68%) iptables
17 19 (0.62%) HDFS
18 18 (0.58%) Samba
19 17 (0.55%) DRBD
Systems Management
1 1,094 (35.54%) Ansible
2 905 (29.40%) Puppet
3 899 (29.21%) Kubernetes
4 808 (26.25%) Terraform
5 692 (22.48%) Opscode Chef
6 404 (13.13%) Nagios
7 240 (7.80%) FortiGate
8 138 (4.48%) Prometheus
9 114 (3.70%) ZABBIX
10 110 (3.57%) Grafana
11 99 (3.22%) Packer
12 79 (2.57%) Kibana
13 76 (2.47%) Consul
14 59 (1.92%) Automic
14 59 (1.92%) HAProxy
15 53 (1.72%) logstash
15 53 (1.72%) Oozie
16 52 (1.69%) Salt
17 40 (1.30%) Docker Swarm
18 38 (1.23%) Rancher
Vendors
1 379 (12.31%) Microsoft
2 357 (11.60%) Google
3 340 (11.05%) Cisco
4 313 (10.17%) VMware
5 307 (9.97%) Red Hat
6 233 (7.57%) Fortinet
7 226 (7.34%) Splunk
8 207 (6.73%) Oracle
9 197 (6.40%) Palo Alto
10 110 (3.57%) IBM
11 82 (2.66%) ServiceNow
12 76 (2.47%) Atlassian
13 67 (2.18%) New Relic
14 58 (1.88%) SaltStack
15 46 (1.49%) AppDynamics
15 46 (1.49%) SolarWinds
16 43 (1.40%) CheckPoint
17 41 (1.33%) Symantec
18 38 (1.23%) CyberArk
19 36 (1.17%) Hortonworks