Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bash Shell
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 188 186 233
Rank change year-on-year -2 +47 +30
Permanent jobs citing Bash Shell 3350 3475 3308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.88% 1.84% 1.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.40% 3.48% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2778 3106 2791
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £76,975 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,250
% change year-on-year - +7.34% +10.63%

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 98643 99721 112937
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 55.34% 52.86% 51.67%
Number of salaries quoted 81151 86001 96555
UK median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +1.27%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 +3 3194 £55,000 +4.76% 202
UK excluding London +37 1733 £47,500 - 126
London -23 1576 £61,000 +1.67% 89
South East +28 753 £50,000 - 29
North of England +36 384 £47,500 +11.76% 36
Yorkshire +44 188 £50,000 +17.65% 13
North West +36 173 £52,500 +31.25% 22
East of England +8 168 £52,500 +10.53% 20
Midlands +10 152 £42,500 +0.59% 16
South West -19 149 £45,000 - 12
West Midlands +15 96 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Scotland +7 80 £42,500 -12.82% 8
East Midlands -6 57 £47,500 +18.75% 10
Wales +24 34 £42,500 +6.25% 4
North East +21 23 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Northern Ireland -13 15 £40,000 +60.00% 1

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 2569 (76.69%) Linux
2 2461 (73.46%) Python
3 1572 (46.93%) DevOps
4 1270 (37.91%) Puppet
5 1169 (34.90%) Amazon AWS
6 1128 (33.67%) Perl
7 1079 (32.21%) Ansible
8 1063 (31.73%) Agile Software Development
9 1047 (31.25%) Opscode Chef
10 934 (27.88%) Ruby
11 917 (27.37%) Java
12 897 (26.78%) Docker
13 853 (25.46%) Windows
14 822 (24.54%) Jenkins
15 735 (21.94%) Configuration Management
16 717 (21.40%) Git (software)
17 713 (21.28%) Unix
18 710 (21.19%) SQL
19 665 (19.85%) PowerShell
20 607 (18.12%) Continuous Integration
21 594 (17.73%) MySQL
22 591 (17.64%) Finance
23 558 (16.66%) Red Hat
24 538 (16.06%) VMware
25 524 (15.64%) Microsoft Azure
26 477 (14.24%) CentOS
27 459 (13.70%) PHP
28 454 (13.55%) JavaScript
29 430 (12.84%) Apache
30 429 (12.81%) Oracle

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
1 430 (12.84%) Apache
2 315 (9.40%) Tomcat
3 232 (6.93%) Elasticsearch
4 205 (6.12%) OpenStack
5 186 (5.55%) nginx
6 165 (4.93%) JBoss
7 117 (3.49%) IIS
8 97 (2.90%) Confluence
8 97 (2.90%) WebSphere
9 94 (2.81%) Apache Spark
10 80 (2.39%) Jetty
11 73 (2.18%) CloudStack
11 73 (2.18%) WebLogic
12 57 (1.70%) Apache Solr
13 39 (1.16%) SharePoint
14 29 (0.87%) Cloud Foundry
15 28 (0.84%) WebSphere Application Server
16 27 (0.81%) CMS
17 25 (0.75%) WordPress
18 20 (0.60%) Drupal
Applications
1 22 (0.66%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (0.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (0.36%) Photoshop
4 9 (0.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (0.18%) Simulink
6 5 (0.15%) Inkscape
7 4 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.12%) GIMP
7 4 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
8 3 (0.090%) MS Visio
9 2 (0.060%) GNU Octave
9 2 (0.060%) Vectorworks
10 1 (0.030%) HipChat
10 1 (0.030%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
1 18 (0.54%) RMDS
2 14 (0.42%) Teamcenter
3 11 (0.33%) Magento
4 8 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
5 7 (0.21%) Endur
5 7 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (0.15%) OpenLink RightAngle
6 5 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
6 5 (0.15%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 5 (0.15%) Unit4 Business World
7 4 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 3 (0.090%) BusinessWorks
8 3 (0.090%) ION MarketView
8 3 (0.090%) Workfront
9 2 (0.060%) Infor M3
9 2 (0.060%) OpenCart
9 2 (0.060%) osCommerce
9 2 (0.060%) SAP Hybris
9 2 (0.060%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1169 (34.90%) Amazon AWS
2 524 (15.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 256 (7.64%) SaaS
4 152 (4.54%) AWS CloudFormation
5 138 (4.12%) Google Cloud Platform
6 111 (3.31%) Amazon EC2
7 94 (2.81%) Amazon S3
8 90 (2.69%) IaaS
9 84 (2.51%) GitHub
10 62 (1.85%) PaaS
11 52 (1.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 52 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
12 40 (1.19%) Office 365
13 39 (1.16%) Serverless
14 37 (1.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 34 (1.01%) AWS Lambda
15 34 (1.01%) Route 53
16 33 (0.99%) Amazon ELB
17 29 (0.87%) npm
18 26 (0.78%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 384 (11.46%) TCP/IP
2 370 (11.04%) DNS
3 358 (10.69%) Firewall
4 169 (5.04%) VPN
5 166 (4.96%) HTTP
6 150 (4.48%) Internet
7 141 (4.21%) DHCP
8 132 (3.94%) WAN
9 99 (2.96%) LDAP
10 96 (2.87%) SSL
11 91 (2.72%) BGP
12 87 (2.60%) SAN
13 86 (2.57%) VoIP
14 85 (2.54%) LAN
15 82 (2.45%) VLAN
16 80 (2.39%) SNMP
17 74 (2.21%) OSPF
18 70 (2.09%) IPsec
19 58 (1.73%) SSH
20 56 (1.67%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 594 (17.73%) MySQL
2 262 (7.82%) MongoDB
3 259 (7.73%) PostgreSQL
4 239 (7.13%) SQL Server
5 235 (7.01%) NoSQL
6 201 (6.00%) Hadoop
7 192 (5.73%) Big Data
8 171 (5.10%) Redis
9 147 (4.39%) Apache Cassandra
10 137 (4.09%) Relational Database
11 82 (2.45%) Data Warehouse
12 74 (2.21%) Amazon RDS
13 56 (1.67%) MariaDB
13 56 (1.67%) RDBMS
14 54 (1.61%) Riak
15 52 (1.55%) Oracle Database
16 49 (1.46%) Couchbase
17 47 (1.40%) BusinessObjects
18 38 (1.13%) SQLite
19 32 (0.96%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 822 (24.54%) Jenkins
2 717 (21.40%) Git (software)
3 262 (7.82%) Maven
4 261 (7.79%) JIRA
5 197 (5.88%) TeamCity
6 188 (5.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 164 (4.90%) Selenium
8 153 (4.57%) Subversion
9 149 (4.45%) Vagrant
10 126 (3.76%) JUnit
11 110 (3.28%) Sonatype Nexus
12 77 (2.30%) Cucumber
13 73 (2.18%) Ant
14 66 (1.97%) Mockito
15 63 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
16 58 (1.73%) Octopus Deploy
17 56 (1.67%) Visual Studio
18 50 (1.49%) Bitbucket
19 46 (1.37%) Gradle
20 39 (1.16%) PHPUnit
General
1 591 (17.64%) Finance
2 296 (8.84%) Banking
3 208 (6.21%) Telecoms
4 153 (4.57%) Marketing
5 109 (3.25%) Games
6 93 (2.78%) Manufacturing
7 83 (2.48%) Investment Banking
8 77 (2.30%) Retail
9 68 (2.03%) Retail Banking
10 66 (1.97%) Electronics
11 62 (1.85%) Publishing
12 55 (1.64%) Advertising
13 39 (1.16%) Front Office
14 25 (0.75%) Military
15 22 (0.66%) Aerospace
16 19 (0.57%) Financial Institution
16 19 (0.57%) Law
17 16 (0.48%) Automotive
18 12 (0.36%) Multimedia
19 9 (0.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 965 (28.81%) DevOps Engineer
2 497 (14.84%) Developer
3 486 (14.51%) Linux Engineer
4 331 (9.88%) Administrator
5 311 (9.28%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 272 (8.12%) Systems Administrator
7 254 (7.58%) AWS Engineer
8 243 (7.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 241 (7.19%) Linux Administrator
10 238 (7.10%) Systems Engineer
11 230 (6.87%) AWS DevOps
12 214 (6.39%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 212 (6.33%) Java Developer
14 196 (5.85%) AWS DevOps Engineer
15 156 (4.66%) Consultant
16 145 (4.33%) Cloud Engineer
17 142 (4.24%) Senior Developer
18 141 (4.21%) Analyst
19 130 (3.88%) Linux Systems Engineer
19 130 (3.88%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 291 (8.69%) Web Services
2 274 (8.18%) HTML
3 260 (7.76%) LAMP
4 222 (6.63%) Node.js
5 208 (6.21%) Spring
6 204 (6.09%) CSS
7 178 (5.31%) .NET
8 153 (4.57%) RESTful
9 140 (4.18%) AngularJS
10 128 (3.82%) REST
11 114 (3.40%) Kafka
11 114 (3.40%) RabbitMQ
12 113 (3.37%) Middleware
13 109 (3.25%) Elastic Stack
14 107 (3.19%) HTML5
15 104 (3.10%) LEMP Stack
16 102 (3.04%) Hibernate
17 95 (2.84%) J2EE
18 90 (2.69%) JMS
19 83 (2.48%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 255 (7.61%) Data Centre
2 206 (6.15%) Computer Science
3 180 (5.37%) Analytical Skills
4 151 (4.51%) Linux Command Line
5 120 (3.58%) Public Cloud
6 108 (3.22%) Fintech
7 70 (2.09%) Management Information System
8 63 (1.88%) User Experience
9 61 (1.82%) Clustering
10 51 (1.52%) Private Cloud
11 50 (1.49%) Replication
12 49 (1.46%) Hybrid Cloud
12 49 (1.46%) Mobile App
13 41 (1.22%) Greenfield Project
14 34 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
15 29 (0.87%) Equities
16 28 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 25 (0.75%) Algorithms
17 25 (0.75%) Hedge funds
18 24 (0.72%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2569 (76.69%) Linux
2 853 (25.46%) Windows
3 713 (21.28%) Unix
4 477 (14.24%) CentOS
5 399 (11.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 272 (8.12%) Ubuntu
7 175 (5.22%) Debian
8 154 (4.60%) Windows Server
9 80 (2.39%) Solaris
10 71 (2.12%) Windows Server 2008
11 63 (1.88%) Android
12 50 (1.49%) CoreOS
12 50 (1.49%) Mac OS X
13 41 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
14 37 (1.10%) Apple iOS
15 34 (1.01%) AIX
16 32 (0.96%) Fedora
17 29 (0.87%) Mac OS
18 24 (0.72%) Oracle Linux
19 22 (0.66%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1572 (46.93%) DevOps
2 1063 (31.73%) Agile Software Development
3 735 (21.94%) Configuration Management
4 607 (18.12%) Continuous Integration
5 315 (9.40%) Scrum
6 312 (9.31%) Open Source
7 295 (8.81%) Software Engineering
8 257 (7.67%) Test Automation
9 248 (7.40%) Continuous Delivery
10 222 (6.63%) High Availability
11 208 (6.21%) TDD
12 202 (6.03%) ITIL
13 194 (5.79%) E-Commerce
14 186 (5.55%) Migration
15 181 (5.40%) Unit Testing
16 164 (4.90%) Analytics
17 159 (4.75%) SDLC
18 144 (4.30%) Mentoring
19 143 (4.27%) Microservices
20 136 (4.06%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2461 (73.46%) Python
2 1128 (33.67%) Perl
3 934 (27.88%) Ruby
4 917 (27.37%) Java
5 710 (21.19%) SQL
6 665 (19.85%) PowerShell
7 459 (13.70%) PHP
8 454 (13.55%) JavaScript
9 356 (10.63%) Shell Script
10 289 (8.63%) C++
11 274 (8.18%) C
12 265 (7.91%) C#
13 144 (4.30%) Korn
14 141 (4.21%) Go
15 85 (2.54%) PL/SQL
16 72 (2.15%) Scala
17 69 (2.06%) Groovy
18 60 (1.79%) Bourne shell
18 60 (1.79%) Lua
19 54 (1.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 308 (9.19%) Degree
2 177 (5.28%) Security Cleared
3 126 (3.76%) Computer Science Degree
4 97 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
5 82 (2.45%) SC Cleared
6 77 (2.30%) DV Cleared
7 71 (2.12%) CCNA
8 66 (1.97%) CISSP
8 66 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
9 45 (1.34%) GIAC
10 43 (1.28%) CCNP
10 43 (1.28%) RHCE
11 39 (1.16%) AWS Certification
12 36 (1.07%) SANS
13 35 (1.04%) MCSE
14 34 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 25 (0.75%) CCIE
16 24 (0.72%) CISM
17 23 (0.69%) CISA
17 23 (0.69%) Linux+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 183 (5.46%) QA
2 65 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 50 (1.49%) PCI DSS
4 49 (1.46%) SLA
5 40 (1.19%) GCP
6 15 (0.45%) GDPR
7 12 (0.36%) HIPAA
8 9 (0.27%) ISO 9001
9 7 (0.21%) GPG13
9 7 (0.21%) SSAE 16
10 4 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials
10 4 (0.12%) OIPF
11 3 (0.090%) Data Quality
11 3 (0.090%) DICOM
11 3 (0.090%) HL7
11 3 (0.090%) ISAE 3402
12 2 (0.060%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 2 (0.060%) WCAG
13 1 (0.030%) Dodd-Frank
13 1 (0.030%) EMIR
System Software
1 897 (26.78%) Docker
2 367 (10.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 189 (5.64%) Active Directory
4 134 (4.00%) vSphere
5 111 (3.31%) Hyper-V
6 96 (2.87%) VMware ESXi
7 94 (2.81%) Virtual Machines
8 92 (2.75%) NFS
9 88 (2.63%) Xen
10 82 (2.45%) KVM
11 75 (2.24%) XenServer
12 59 (1.76%) iptables
13 37 (1.10%) VMware NSX
14 34 (1.01%) Samba
15 33 (0.99%) Varnish
16 29 (0.87%) Kamailio
17 28 (0.84%) LXC
18 21 (0.63%) VirtualBox
19 19 (0.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
20 15 (0.45%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1270 (37.91%) Puppet
2 1079 (32.21%) Ansible
3 1047 (31.25%) Opscode Chef
4 376 (11.22%) Kubernetes
5 333 (9.94%) Terraform
6 297 (8.87%) Nagios
7 148 (4.42%) Salt
8 116 (3.46%) Cobbler
9 100 (2.99%) ZABBIX
10 98 (2.93%) Grafana
11 80 (2.39%) Kibana
12 78 (2.33%) Packer
13 77 (2.30%) HAProxy
14 73 (2.18%) logstash
15 63 (1.88%) Tivoli
16 55 (1.64%) SCCM
17 48 (1.43%) Graphite
18 47 (1.40%) Icinga
19 42 (1.25%) Prometheus
20 37 (1.10%) vRealize
Vendors
1 558 (16.66%) Red Hat
2 538 (16.06%) VMware
3 429 (12.81%) Oracle
4 266 (7.94%) Microsoft
5 209 (6.24%) Cisco
6 164 (4.90%) Google
7 149 (4.45%) Splunk
8 112 (3.34%) SaltStack
9 102 (3.04%) HP
10 98 (2.93%) IBM
10 98 (2.93%) TIBCO
11 89 (2.66%) NetApp
12 81 (2.42%) Atlassian
13 64 (1.91%) EnterpriseDB
14 63 (1.88%) New Relic
15 60 (1.79%) Juniper
16 58 (1.73%) SAP
17 52 (1.55%) SolarWinds
18 51 (1.52%) Tableau
19 49 (1.46%) F5