Period
to 21 September 2020

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 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bash Shell
UK
6 months to
21 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 154 157 164
Rank change year-on-year +3 +7 +38
Permanent jobs citing Bash Shell 1,075 3,207 3,532
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.17% 2.29% 2.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.69% 4.28% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 976 2,448 3,022
Median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £90,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,000 £50,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.46% +6.84% -

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 29,109 74,992 93,211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 58.87% 53.45% 55.65%
Number of salaries quoted 24,366 61,275 77,505
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £31,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

Bash Shell
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Bash Shell as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Bash Shell in the UK

Bash Shell
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Bash Shell.

Salary trend for Bash Shell in the UK

Bash Shell
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Bash Shell over the 6 months to 21 September 2020.

Salary histogram for Bash Shell in the UK

Bash Shell
Top 17 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 September 2020. 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 -1 981 £60,000 - 272
UK excluding London +31 641 £52,000 +2.46% 184
London -35 409 £67,500 -3.57% 113
South East +33 167 £52,500 -4.55% 35
North of England -21 156 £52,500 - 52
Work from Home +19 130 £55,000 -21.43% 50
South West +37 107 £52,500 +5.00% 27
North West +91 81 £52,500 -8.70% 31
East of England +50 68 £52,500 +5.00% 21
Midlands +57 66 £50,000 +2.56% 25
Yorkshire -35 62 £57,500 +9.52% 17
West Midlands +49 52 £50,000 +5.26% 16
Scotland +42 46 £47,500 +5.44% 12
Wales +31 24 £40,000 -11.11% 11
East Midlands +64 13 £47,500 -5.00% 9
North East +19 13 £47,500 -5.00% 4
Northern Ireland +18 7 £55,000 +57.14% 2

For the 6 months to 21 September 2020, 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.

1 785 (73.02%) Python
2 770 (71.63%) Linux
3 535 (49.77%) DevOps
4 494 (45.95%) AWS
5 426 (39.63%) Docker
6 415 (38.60%) Ansible
7 369 (34.33%) Kubernetes
7 369 (34.33%) PowerShell
8 353 (32.84%) Terraform
9 336 (31.26%) Jenkins
10 334 (31.07%) Azure
11 327 (30.42%) Windows
12 258 (24.00%) Puppet
12 258 (24.00%) Git (software)
13 254 (23.63%) Agile Software Development
14 217 (20.19%) Finance
15 205 (19.07%) Java
16 202 (18.79%) Configuration Management
17 201 (18.70%) SQL
18 195 (18.14%) Perl
19 189 (17.58%) VMware
20 159 (14.79%) Ruby
21 157 (14.60%) VMware Infrastructure
22 156 (14.51%) Infrastructure as Code
23 146 (13.58%) Opscode Chef
24 144 (13.40%) Microsoft
25 142 (13.21%) GCP
26 135 (12.56%) Continuous Integration
27 127 (11.81%) TCP/IP
28 122 (11.35%) Unix

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 61 (5.67%) Confluence
2 48 (4.47%) Apache
3 35 (3.26%) Elasticsearch
4 32 (2.98%) OpenStack
5 24 (2.23%) Apache Spark
6 21 (1.95%) Tomcat
7 18 (1.67%) IIS
7 18 (1.67%) nginx
8 17 (1.58%) JBoss
9 15 (1.40%) WebLogic
10 13 (1.21%) WebSphere
11 12 (1.12%) Cloud Foundry
12 4 (0.37%) Oracle Coherence
12 4 (0.37%) Resin
13 3 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.28%) Drupal
13 3 (0.28%) IBM HTTP Server
13 3 (0.28%) WebSphere Application Server
14 2 (0.19%) Tornado
14 2 (0.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (0.84%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.19%) OrCAD
3 1 (0.093%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (0.093%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.093%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (1.49%) Sentinel
2 3 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (0.28%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.093%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.093%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.093%) Exchequer
4 1 (0.093%) Magento
4 1 (0.093%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.093%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.093%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 494 (45.95%) AWS
2 334 (31.07%) Azure
3 142 (13.21%) GCP
4 105 (9.77%) AWS CloudFormation
5 102 (9.49%) Serverless
6 75 (6.98%) Amazon EC2
6 75 (6.98%) AWS Lambda
7 57 (5.30%) IaaS
8 55 (5.12%) Amazon S3
9 53 (4.93%) Office 365
10 49 (4.56%) OpenShift
11 48 (4.47%) PaaS
12 47 (4.37%) GitHub
13 38 (3.53%) SaaS
14 35 (3.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 30 (2.79%) Amazon ECS
15 30 (2.79%) Datadog
16 29 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
17 23 (2.14%) Amazon ELB
18 22 (2.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 127 (11.81%) TCP/IP
2 86 (8.00%) DNS
3 84 (7.81%) Firewall
4 48 (4.47%) VPN
5 36 (3.35%) HTTP
6 33 (3.07%) SAN
7 30 (2.79%) SSL
8 28 (2.60%) FTP
9 27 (2.51%) DHCP
9 27 (2.51%) Network Security
9 27 (2.51%) SSH
10 26 (2.42%) SMTP
11 22 (2.05%) Internet
12 19 (1.77%) Intrusion Detection
12 19 (1.77%) Wireshark
13 17 (1.58%) Fibre Channel
14 16 (1.49%) WAN
15 14 (1.30%) DKIM
15 14 (1.30%) DMARC
16 13 (1.21%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (10.70%) MySQL
2 96 (8.93%) SQL Server
3 85 (7.91%) PostgreSQL
4 59 (5.49%) MongoDB
4 59 (5.49%) NoSQL
5 49 (4.56%) Big Data
6 43 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
7 38 (3.53%) Hadoop
8 37 (3.44%) MariaDB
9 22 (2.05%) Relational Database
10 21 (1.95%) Redis
11 20 (1.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 16 (1.49%) Apache Cassandra
13 14 (1.30%) Oracle Database
14 13 (1.21%) Cosmos DB
15 11 (1.02%) Amazon Redshift
16 10 (0.93%) CouchDB
16 10 (0.93%) SQL Server 2014
17 9 (0.84%) DB2
17 9 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 336 (31.26%) Jenkins
2 258 (24.00%) Git (software)
3 111 (10.33%) JIRA
4 83 (7.72%) GitLab
5 48 (4.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 48 (4.47%) TeamCity
6 45 (4.19%) Bitbucket
6 45 (4.19%) Sonatype Nexus
7 42 (3.91%) Team Foundation Server
8 33 (3.07%) Artifactory
9 31 (2.88%) Subversion
10 30 (2.79%) Selenium
11 29 (2.70%) Maven
12 26 (2.42%) Octopus Deploy
13 25 (2.33%) Vagrant
14 22 (2.05%) Travis CI
15 16 (1.49%) Gradle
16 14 (1.30%) Metasploit
17 13 (1.21%) SonarQube
17 13 (1.21%) Visual Studio
General
1 217 (20.19%) Finance
2 37 (3.44%) Manufacturing
2 37 (3.44%) Telecoms
3 36 (3.35%) Banking
3 36 (3.35%) Law
4 31 (2.88%) Public Sector
5 28 (2.60%) Retail
6 27 (2.51%) Electronics
7 26 (2.42%) Marketing
8 24 (2.23%) Games
9 22 (2.05%) Legal
10 12 (1.12%) Advertising
11 8 (0.74%) French Language
11 8 (0.74%) German Language
11 8 (0.74%) Spanish Language
12 6 (0.56%) Aerospace
13 5 (0.47%) Publishing
14 4 (0.37%) Back Office
14 4 (0.37%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.28%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 328 (30.51%) DevOps Engineer
2 99 (9.21%) Linux Engineer
3 80 (7.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 75 (6.98%) Administrator
4 75 (6.98%) Developer
5 72 (6.70%) AWS DevOps
5 72 (6.70%) AWS Engineer
6 63 (5.86%) Analyst
7 61 (5.67%) Systems Administrator
8 58 (5.40%) Cloud Engineer
9 55 (5.12%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 55 (5.12%) Platform Engineer
10 50 (4.65%) Senior DevOps
11 47 (4.37%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 45 (4.19%) Systems Engineer
13 44 (4.09%) Security Engineer
14 42 (3.91%) Azure Engineer
15 41 (3.81%) Kubernetes Engineer
16 37 (3.44%) Support Engineer
17 36 (3.35%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (9.40%) Web Services
2 66 (6.14%) Elastic Stack
3 59 (5.49%) Node.js
4 54 (5.02%) .NET
5 30 (2.79%) RabbitMQ
6 28 (2.60%) React
6 28 (2.60%) YAML
7 27 (2.51%) REST
8 25 (2.33%) JSON
9 24 (2.23%) HTML
9 24 (2.23%) RESTful
9 24 (2.23%) XML
10 23 (2.14%) LDAP
10 23 (2.14%) SailPoint
11 21 (1.95%) Kafka
12 18 (1.67%) LAMP
13 17 (1.58%) Middleware
14 14 (1.30%) Spring
15 13 (1.21%) AngularJS
15 13 (1.21%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 79 (7.35%) Public Cloud
2 70 (6.51%) Analytical Skills
3 56 (5.21%) Data Centre
4 41 (3.81%) Linux Command Line
5 36 (3.35%) Self-Motivation
6 32 (2.98%) Security Operations Centre
7 28 (2.60%) Management Information System
7 28 (2.60%) Private Cloud
8 26 (2.42%) Cyberthreat
9 22 (2.05%) Cloud Native
9 22 (2.05%) PKI
10 21 (1.95%) Greenfield Project
11 20 (1.86%) Hedge funds
12 16 (1.49%) Virtual Team
13 14 (1.30%) Clustering
14 13 (1.21%) Algorithms
14 13 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
14 13 (1.21%) Replication
14 13 (1.21%) User Experience
15 12 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 770 (71.63%) Linux
2 327 (30.42%) Windows
3 122 (11.35%) Unix
4 103 (9.58%) CentOS
5 94 (8.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 80 (7.44%) Windows Server
7 64 (5.95%) Ubuntu
8 62 (5.77%) Debian
9 42 (3.91%) Solaris
10 15 (1.40%) Kali Linux
11 14 (1.30%) Mac OS
12 12 (1.12%) Mac OS X
12 12 (1.12%) Mesosphere
13 10 (0.93%) Android
13 10 (0.93%) Windows Server 2016
14 9 (0.84%) FreeBSD
14 9 (0.84%) VMS
14 9 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
15 8 (0.74%) SUSE
16 7 (0.65%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 535 (49.77%) DevOps
2 254 (23.63%) Agile Software Development
3 202 (18.79%) Configuration Management
4 156 (14.51%) Infrastructure as Code
5 135 (12.56%) Continuous Integration
6 113 (10.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 94 (8.74%) Open Source
8 91 (8.47%) Problem-Solving
9 81 (7.53%) Cybersecurity
10 78 (7.26%) Software Engineering
11 77 (7.16%) Continuous Delivery
12 76 (7.07%) Test Automation
13 72 (6.70%) Information Security
14 68 (6.33%) Deployment Automation
14 68 (6.33%) Scrum
15 64 (5.95%) High Availability
16 63 (5.86%) Fintech
16 63 (5.86%) Site Reliability Engineering
17 59 (5.49%) Computer Science
18 58 (5.40%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 785 (73.02%) Python
2 369 (34.33%) PowerShell
3 205 (19.07%) Java
4 201 (18.70%) SQL
5 195 (18.14%) Perl
6 159 (14.79%) Ruby
7 93 (8.65%) Go
8 88 (8.19%) JavaScript
9 79 (7.35%) C#
10 77 (7.16%) Shell Script
11 76 (7.07%) C++
12 75 (6.98%) PHP
13 57 (5.30%) C
14 54 (5.02%) Groovy
15 23 (2.14%) Scala
16 22 (2.05%) PL/SQL
17 17 (1.58%) Korn
17 17 (1.58%) T-SQL
18 16 (1.49%) R
19 7 (0.65%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 104 (9.67%) Degree
2 71 (6.60%) Security Cleared
3 56 (5.21%) SC Cleared
4 38 (3.53%) CISSP
5 35 (3.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 33 (3.07%) SANS
7 29 (2.70%) MCSA
8 28 (2.60%) CISA
9 24 (2.23%) RHCE
9 24 (2.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 23 (2.14%) CISM
10 23 (2.14%) Computer Science Degree
11 22 (2.05%) DV Cleared
12 20 (1.86%) GCIH
13 19 (1.77%) MCSE
14 18 (1.67%) GCIA
15 14 (1.30%) CREST Certified
16 9 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
16 9 (0.84%) GPEN
16 9 (0.84%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (3.44%) QA
2 22 (2.05%) GDPR
3 20 (1.86%) SLA
4 19 (1.77%) NIST
5 16 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 14 (1.30%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 13 (1.21%) COBIT
8 10 (0.93%) PCI DSS
9 4 (0.37%) AICPA
9 4 (0.37%) GPG13
9 4 (0.37%) HIPAA
9 4 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 1 (0.093%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 426 (39.63%) Docker
2 157 (14.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 79 (7.35%) Active Directory
4 62 (5.77%) Hyper-V
5 26 (2.42%) vSphere
6 21 (1.95%) VirtualBox
7 20 (1.86%) KVM
8 19 (1.77%) Snort
9 18 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
10 12 (1.12%) Ceph
10 12 (1.12%) NFS
10 12 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
10 12 (1.12%) Xen
11 9 (0.84%) Samba
12 8 (0.74%) Firmware
13 6 (0.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 6 (0.56%) GlusterFS
13 6 (0.56%) LXC
13 6 (0.56%) vCloud
14 5 (0.47%) iptables
Systems Management
1 415 (38.60%) Ansible
2 369 (34.33%) Kubernetes
3 353 (32.84%) Terraform
4 258 (24.00%) Puppet
5 146 (13.58%) Opscode Chef
6 45 (4.19%) Prometheus
7 38 (3.53%) Nagios
8 30 (2.79%) Grafana
8 30 (2.79%) logstash
9 28 (2.60%) Docker Swarm
9 28 (2.60%) Kibana
10 24 (2.23%) Nessus
11 20 (1.86%) SCCM
12 19 (1.77%) Rancher
13 17 (1.58%) Packer
13 17 (1.58%) SCOM
14 16 (1.49%) Graylog
15 15 (1.40%) Red Hat Satellite
16 14 (1.30%) CSIRT
16 14 (1.30%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 189 (17.58%) VMware
2 144 (13.40%) Microsoft
3 116 (10.79%) Red Hat
4 86 (8.00%) Splunk
5 74 (6.88%) Google
6 63 (5.86%) Oracle
7 34 (3.16%) Atlassian
7 34 (3.16%) Cisco
8 31 (2.88%) SAP
9 26 (2.42%) New Relic
9 26 (2.42%) Sun
10 25 (2.33%) HP
10 25 (2.33%) IBM
11 23 (2.14%) Aveksa
11 23 (2.14%) CyberArk
12 19 (1.77%) SaltStack
13 18 (1.67%) Qualys
14 17 (1.58%) ServiceNow
15 16 (1.49%) Apple
16 15 (1.40%) NetApp