Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bash Shell
UK
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 159 199 195
Rank change year-on-year +40 -4 +42
Permanent jobs citing Bash Shell 3,489 3,241 3,368
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.12% 1.84% 1.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.81% 3.34% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2,866 2,670 3,046
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £34,241
90th Percentile £82,500 £76,250 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year - +2.15% +9.41%

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 91,533 97,160 100,009
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 55.55% 55.30% 52.74%
Number of salaries quoted 76,138 79,691 86,241
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +40 3,287 £55,000 - 524
UK excluding London +19 1,724 £47,500 - 294
London +42 1,696 £65,000 +8.33% 259
South East -31 541 £52,500 +5.00% 71
North of England +47 453 £47,500 - 67
East of England +69 233 £50,000 - 54
South West +46 213 £45,000 - 55
Yorkshire +14 213 £47,500 -2.56% 33
North West +21 191 £45,000 -5.26% 25
Midlands +33 143 £47,500 +11.76% 18
Scotland +18 100 £42,500 +3.03% 20
West Midlands +46 98 £47,500 +17.28% 8
North East +17 48 £50,000 +25.00% 9
East Midlands +3 45 £45,000 +3.67% 10
Wales +18 36 £47,500 -5.00% 4
Northern Ireland +9 13 £62,500 +56.25% 5

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, 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 2,617 (75.01%) Python
2 2,568 (73.60%) Linux
3 1,725 (49.44%) DevOps
4 1,480 (42.42%) Amazon AWS
5 1,320 (37.83%) Puppet
6 1,201 (34.42%) Ansible
7 1,194 (34.22%) Docker
8 1,002 (28.72%) Agile Software Development
9 956 (27.40%) PowerShell
10 947 (27.14%) Windows
11 942 (27.00%) Perl
12 927 (26.57%) Java
13 924 (26.48%) Jenkins
14 903 (25.88%) Opscode Chef
15 851 (24.39%) Ruby
16 790 (22.64%) Finance
17 758 (21.73%) SQL
18 706 (20.24%) Git (software)
19 700 (20.06%) Configuration Management
20 686 (19.66%) Microsoft Azure
21 657 (18.83%) Unix
22 653 (18.72%) Kubernetes
23 644 (18.46%) Continuous Integration
24 569 (16.31%) VMware
25 525 (15.05%) Red Hat
26 494 (14.16%) MySQL
27 484 (13.87%) JavaScript
28 449 (12.87%) Terraform
29 448 (12.84%) C++
30 431 (12.35%) 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
1 386 (11.06%) Apache
2 241 (6.91%) Tomcat
3 175 (5.02%) Elasticsearch
4 146 (4.18%) Confluence
5 145 (4.16%) nginx
6 131 (3.75%) OpenStack
7 126 (3.61%) JBoss
8 91 (2.61%) Apache Spark
9 77 (2.21%) WebSphere
10 70 (2.01%) IIS
10 70 (2.01%) WebLogic
11 52 (1.49%) CloudStack
12 50 (1.43%) Apache Pig
13 43 (1.23%) WordPress
14 40 (1.15%) Apache Solr
15 34 (0.97%) CMS
16 30 (0.86%) SharePoint
17 29 (0.83%) Jetty
17 29 (0.83%) MS Exchange
18 27 (0.77%) Drupal
Applications
1 31 (0.89%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (0.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (0.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.086%) SPSS
4 3 (0.086%) Stata
5 2 (0.057%) InVision
6 1 (0.029%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 42 (1.20%) thinkFolio
2 15 (0.43%) Distributed Ledger
3 9 (0.26%) Documaker
4 8 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
5 7 (0.20%) Magento
6 5 (0.14%) SAP Hybris
7 4 (0.11%) Global One
8 3 (0.086%) Rolfe and Nolan
9 2 (0.057%) Payment Gateway
10 1 (0.029%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 1,480 (42.42%) Amazon AWS
2 686 (19.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 298 (8.54%) Google Cloud Platform
4 263 (7.54%) SaaS
5 236 (6.76%) AWS CloudFormation
6 167 (4.79%) Amazon EC2
7 151 (4.33%) IaaS
8 134 (3.84%) PaaS
9 130 (3.73%) Amazon S3
10 125 (3.58%) GitHub
11 105 (3.01%) Cloud Computing
12 80 (2.29%) Serverless
13 79 (2.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 76 (2.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 64 (1.83%) AWS Lambda
16 58 (1.66%) Office 365
17 55 (1.58%) OpenShift
18 46 (1.32%) Amazon ELB
19 29 (0.83%) Amazon EMR
20 27 (0.77%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 392 (11.24%) Firewall
2 387 (11.09%) TCP/IP
3 289 (8.28%) DNS
4 170 (4.87%) HTTP
5 157 (4.50%) Internet
6 137 (3.93%) SSL
7 117 (3.35%) VPN
8 104 (2.98%) SAN
9 94 (2.69%) DHCP
10 81 (2.32%) SSH
11 77 (2.21%) LAN
12 74 (2.12%) WAN
13 70 (2.01%) SNMP
14 61 (1.75%) BGP
14 61 (1.75%) VLAN
15 53 (1.52%) Network Security
16 49 (1.40%) OSPF
17 48 (1.38%) Wireshark
18 38 (1.09%) Wireless
19 36 (1.03%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 494 (14.16%) MySQL
2 291 (8.34%) SQL Server
3 273 (7.82%) Big Data
4 243 (6.96%) MongoDB
5 202 (5.79%) PostgreSQL
6 185 (5.30%) NoSQL
7 183 (5.25%) Hadoop
8 164 (4.70%) Relational Database
9 120 (3.44%) Amazon RDS
10 109 (3.12%) Redis
11 108 (3.10%) Apache Cassandra
12 90 (2.58%) Apache Hive
13 79 (2.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 75 (2.15%) Oracle Database
14 75 (2.15%) RDBMS
15 50 (1.43%) Blockchain
16 36 (1.03%) DB2
17 33 (0.95%) HBase
18 32 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
18 32 (0.92%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 924 (26.48%) Jenkins
2 706 (20.24%) Git (software)
3 382 (10.95%) JIRA
4 216 (6.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 208 (5.96%) TeamCity
6 184 (5.27%) Maven
7 181 (5.19%) Subversion
8 179 (5.13%) Selenium
9 143 (4.10%) Bitbucket
10 139 (3.98%) Vagrant
11 121 (3.47%) GitLab
12 119 (3.41%) Octopus Deploy
13 83 (2.38%) Sonatype Nexus
13 83 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
14 79 (2.26%) git-flow
15 73 (2.09%) Ant
16 71 (2.03%) Travis CI
17 54 (1.55%) GoCD
18 52 (1.49%) Gradle
18 52 (1.49%) Robot Framework
General
1 790 (22.64%) Finance
2 274 (7.85%) Banking
3 110 (3.15%) Investment Banking
3 110 (3.15%) Retail
4 106 (3.04%) Telecoms
5 101 (2.89%) Front Office
6 95 (2.72%) Games
7 90 (2.58%) Financial Institution
8 87 (2.49%) Marketing
9 80 (2.29%) Manufacturing
10 59 (1.69%) French Language
11 55 (1.58%) German Language
12 50 (1.43%) Electronics
13 45 (1.29%) Law
14 42 (1.20%) Italian Language
15 36 (1.03%) Advertising
16 32 (0.92%) Automotive
17 30 (0.86%) Spanish Language
18 20 (0.57%) Back Office
19 15 (0.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1,069 (30.64%) DevOps Engineer
2 479 (13.73%) Linux Engineer
3 368 (10.55%) Administrator
4 338 (9.69%) Developer
5 312 (8.94%) AWS Engineer
6 295 (8.46%) Systems Administrator
7 266 (7.62%) Linux Administrator
8 264 (7.57%) Cloud Engineer
9 240 (6.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 230 (6.59%) AWS DevOps
11 222 (6.36%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 218 (6.25%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 200 (5.73%) Analyst
14 196 (5.62%) Linux DevOps Engineer
15 191 (5.47%) Support Engineer
16 188 (5.39%) Systems Engineer
17 184 (5.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 182 (5.22%) Senior DevOps
19 162 (4.64%) Senior DevOps Engineer
20 155 (4.44%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 347 (9.95%) Web Services
2 245 (7.02%) LAMP
3 234 (6.71%) .NET
4 211 (6.05%) HTML
5 202 (5.79%) Node.js
6 164 (4.70%) CSS
7 150 (4.30%) Elastic Stack
8 138 (3.96%) REST
9 103 (2.95%) SOAP
10 95 (2.72%) Kafka
11 93 (2.67%) AngularJS
11 93 (2.67%) Spring
12 92 (2.64%) JSON
12 92 (2.64%) RabbitMQ
13 82 (2.35%) STL
14 78 (2.24%) FIX Protocol
15 76 (2.18%) Java EE
15 76 (2.18%) RESTful
16 74 (2.12%) .NET Framework
17 72 (2.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 248 (7.11%) Computer Science
2 212 (6.08%) Linux Command Line
3 174 (4.99%) Analytical Skills
4 164 (4.70%) Fintech
5 135 (3.87%) Public Cloud
6 131 (3.75%) Data Centre
7 111 (3.18%) Self-Motivation
8 104 (2.98%) Enterprise Software
9 95 (2.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 94 (2.69%) Hedge funds
11 79 (2.26%) Derivative
12 78 (2.24%) Equities
13 75 (2.15%) Fixed Income
14 74 (2.12%) Replication
15 65 (1.86%) Management Information System
16 60 (1.72%) Embedded Systems
17 55 (1.58%) Hybrid Cloud
18 52 (1.49%) Greenfield Project
19 46 (1.32%) Video\Live Streaming
20 42 (1.20%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2,568 (73.60%) Linux
2 947 (27.14%) Windows
3 657 (18.83%) Unix
4 417 (11.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 406 (11.64%) CentOS
6 276 (7.91%) Ubuntu
7 225 (6.45%) Windows Server
8 149 (4.27%) Debian
9 90 (2.58%) Android
10 75 (2.15%) Mac OS X
11 71 (2.03%) Apple iOS
11 71 (2.03%) Solaris
12 57 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
13 56 (1.61%) Fedora
14 45 (1.29%) CoreOS
15 44 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
16 27 (0.77%) SUSE
17 26 (0.75%) Windows 10
18 25 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
19 21 (0.60%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,725 (49.44%) DevOps
2 1,002 (28.72%) Agile Software Development
3 700 (20.06%) Configuration Management
4 644 (18.46%) Continuous Integration
5 431 (12.35%) Problem-Solving
6 413 (11.84%) Test Automation
7 407 (11.67%) Software Engineering
8 374 (10.72%) Open Source
9 328 (9.40%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 304 (8.71%) Continuous Delivery
11 285 (8.17%) Scrum
12 261 (7.48%) Deployment Automation
13 210 (6.02%) Microservices
14 183 (5.25%) ITIL
15 182 (5.22%) TDD
16 181 (5.19%) High Availability
17 176 (5.04%) Mentoring
18 164 (4.70%) Cybersecurity
19 136 (3.90%) Analytics
20 133 (3.81%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2,617 (75.01%) Python
2 956 (27.40%) PowerShell
3 942 (27.00%) Perl
4 927 (26.57%) Java
5 851 (24.39%) Ruby
6 758 (21.73%) SQL
7 484 (13.87%) JavaScript
8 448 (12.84%) C++
9 381 (10.92%) PHP
10 329 (9.43%) Shell Script
11 304 (8.71%) C
12 301 (8.63%) C#
13 273 (7.82%) Korn
14 223 (6.39%) Go
15 133 (3.81%) Bourne shell
16 82 (2.35%) Scala
17 65 (1.86%) Groovy
18 50 (1.43%) Objective-C
19 42 (1.20%) AWK
20 38 (1.09%) Lua
Qualifications
1 420 (12.04%) Degree
2 205 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 144 (4.13%) DV Cleared
4 122 (3.50%) AWS Certification
4 122 (3.50%) Cisco Certification
5 121 (3.47%) Computer Science Degree
6 114 (3.27%) CCNA
7 104 (2.98%) CISSP
8 97 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
9 79 (2.26%) SANS
10 77 (2.21%) MCSE
11 76 (2.18%) SSCP
12 75 (2.15%) CompTIA Security+
12 75 (2.15%) Network+ Certification
13 73 (2.09%) GIAC
14 68 (1.95%) Linux+ Certification
15 61 (1.75%) RHCE
16 60 (1.72%) SC Cleared
17 49 (1.40%) RHCSA
18 43 (1.23%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 147 (4.21%) QA
2 41 (1.18%) PCI DSS
3 31 (0.89%) SLA
4 28 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 19 (0.54%) Data Quality
6 17 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 16 (0.46%) GDPR
8 2 (0.057%) NIST 800
9 1 (0.029%) FedRAMP
9 1 (0.029%) JTAG
System Software
1 1,194 (34.22%) Docker
2 392 (11.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 178 (5.10%) Active Directory
4 163 (4.67%) vSphere
5 141 (4.04%) VMware ESXi
6 99 (2.84%) Hyper-V
7 81 (2.32%) Xen
8 73 (2.09%) Virtual Machines
9 66 (1.89%) VirtualBox
10 62 (1.78%) NFS
11 51 (1.46%) KVM
11 51 (1.46%) Samba
12 39 (1.12%) iptables
12 39 (1.12%) VMware NSX
13 31 (0.89%) Oracle RAC
14 30 (0.86%) HDFS
15 27 (0.77%) XenServer
16 26 (0.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 26 (0.75%) XenApp
17 24 (0.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1,320 (37.83%) Puppet
2 1,201 (34.42%) Ansible
3 903 (25.88%) Opscode Chef
4 653 (18.72%) Kubernetes
5 449 (12.87%) Terraform
6 228 (6.53%) Nagios
7 176 (5.04%) Salt
8 148 (4.24%) ZABBIX
9 111 (3.18%) Docker Swarm
10 81 (2.32%) Prometheus
11 75 (2.15%) Grafana
12 74 (2.12%) Rancher
13 72 (2.06%) Cobbler
14 70 (2.01%) Packer
15 56 (1.61%) vCenter Server
16 50 (1.43%) Kibana
16 50 (1.43%) logstash
17 46 (1.32%) HAProxy
18 39 (1.12%) Tivoli
19 37 (1.06%) Graphite
Vendors
1 569 (16.31%) VMware
2 525 (15.05%) Red Hat
3 358 (10.26%) Oracle
4 343 (9.83%) Microsoft
5 263 (7.54%) Google
6 161 (4.61%) Splunk
7 148 (4.24%) Cisco
8 136 (3.90%) Atlassian
9 107 (3.07%) SaltStack
10 104 (2.98%) New Relic
11 93 (2.67%) SolarWinds
12 88 (2.52%) HP
13 76 (2.18%) Citrix
14 70 (2.01%) IBM
15 63 (1.81%) NetApp
16 55 (1.58%) Bloomberg
17 53 (1.52%) SAP
18 52 (1.49%) Reuters
19 51 (1.46%) AppDynamics
20 50 (1.43%) Tradeweb