Period
to 9 July 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 9 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bash Shell
UK
6 months to
9 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 157 152 167
Rank change year-on-year -5 +15 +34
Permanent jobs citing Bash Shell 1,722 3,508 3,590
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.21% 2.38% 2.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.98% 4.42% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1,536 2,745 2,975
Median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £37,875 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £90,000 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £52,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% +13.04% +2.22%

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 43,237 79,309 99,375
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 55.51% 53.88% 55.95%
Number of salaries quoted 35,609 64,967 82,625
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 £31,250 £30,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 9 July 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 9 July 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 -9 1,602 £60,000 - 222
UK excluding London +11 962 £50,000 -3.85% 150
London -20 743 £67,500 -3.57% 86
South East +14 270 £55,000 +4.76% 24
North of England -29 228 £55,000 +4.76% 34
South West +28 141 £47,500 -4.04% 25
Work from Home +7 135 £52,500 -25.00% 28
Midlands +61 113 £50,000 - 27
Yorkshire -34 109 £55,000 +3.46% 4
North West +49 101 £55,000 +3.92% 25
East of England +8 100 £55,000 -4.35% 26
West Midlands +63 85 £50,000 - 17
Wales +57 53 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Scotland +28 42 £45,500 +7.06% 7
East Midlands +58 28 £47,500 -13.64% 9
North East +19 18 £47,500 -5.00% 5
Northern Ireland +27 14 £30,000 -53.85% 3

For the 6 months to 9 July 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 1,326 (77.00%) Python
2 1,138 (66.09%) Linux
3 880 (51.10%) DevOps
4 789 (45.82%) AWS
5 689 (40.01%) Docker
6 639 (37.11%) Ansible
7 577 (33.51%) PowerShell
8 564 (32.75%) Kubernetes
9 522 (30.31%) Jenkins
10 509 (29.56%) Terraform
11 492 (28.57%) Windows
12 482 (27.99%) Azure
13 431 (25.03%) Puppet
14 409 (23.75%) Agile Software Development
15 383 (22.24%) Git (software)
16 362 (21.02%) SQL
17 333 (19.34%) Finance
18 331 (19.22%) Java
19 324 (18.82%) Perl
20 320 (18.58%) Configuration Management
21 276 (16.03%) VMware
22 251 (14.58%) Ruby
23 245 (14.23%) Opscode Chef
24 243 (14.11%) Continuous Integration
25 241 (14.00%) Infrastructure as Code
26 227 (13.18%) Unix
27 224 (13.01%) VMware Infrastructure
28 222 (12.89%) Microsoft
29 202 (11.73%) MySQL
30 201 (11.67%) 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 97 (5.63%) Apache
2 91 (5.28%) Confluence
3 57 (3.31%) OpenStack
4 56 (3.25%) Apache Spark
5 55 (3.19%) Elasticsearch
6 52 (3.02%) IIS
7 49 (2.85%) Tomcat
8 37 (2.15%) nginx
9 34 (1.97%) JBoss
9 34 (1.97%) WebSphere
10 27 (1.57%) WebLogic
11 24 (1.39%) Cloud Foundry
12 15 (0.87%) Apache Solr
13 13 (0.75%) Drupal
14 12 (0.70%) SharePoint
14 12 (0.70%) WordPress
15 10 (0.58%) CMS
16 9 (0.52%) CICS
17 8 (0.46%) Oracle Coherence
17 8 (0.46%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (0.29%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (0.17%) Simulink
3 2 (0.12%) Chatbot
3 2 (0.12%) Gephi
4 1 (0.058%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.058%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.058%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.058%) OrCAD
4 1 (0.058%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.058%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (0.99%) Sentinel
2 3 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.12%) Rolfe and Nolan
4 1 (0.058%) Magento
4 1 (0.058%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.058%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.058%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.058%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 789 (45.82%) AWS
2 482 (27.99%) Azure
3 199 (11.56%) GCP
4 145 (8.42%) AWS CloudFormation
5 138 (8.01%) Serverless
6 126 (7.32%) Amazon EC2
7 96 (5.57%) AWS Lambda
8 84 (4.88%) GitHub
9 79 (4.59%) SaaS
10 78 (4.53%) Amazon S3
11 77 (4.47%) OpenShift
12 71 (4.12%) PaaS
13 70 (4.07%) Office 365
14 67 (3.89%) Amazon ECS
15 59 (3.43%) IaaS
16 55 (3.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 47 (2.73%) Cloud Computing
18 42 (2.44%) Datadog
19 38 (2.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
20 36 (2.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 182 (10.57%) TCP/IP
2 146 (8.48%) DNS
3 142 (8.25%) Firewall
4 66 (3.83%) VPN
5 63 (3.66%) HTTP
5 63 (3.66%) SAN
6 62 (3.60%) DHCP
7 54 (3.14%) Internet
8 48 (2.79%) SSL
9 40 (2.32%) Network Security
10 35 (2.03%) SSH
11 34 (1.97%) FTP
12 33 (1.92%) SMTP
12 33 (1.92%) Wireshark
13 25 (1.45%) WAN
14 24 (1.39%) Intrusion Detection
15 22 (1.28%) LAN
16 21 (1.22%) VoIP
17 19 (1.10%) NAS
17 19 (1.10%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 202 (11.73%) MySQL
2 151 (8.77%) SQL Server
3 116 (6.74%) NoSQL
4 113 (6.56%) PostgreSQL
5 101 (5.87%) MongoDB
6 87 (5.05%) Big Data
7 72 (4.18%) Amazon RDS
8 67 (3.89%) Hadoop
9 46 (2.67%) Relational Database
10 43 (2.50%) MariaDB
11 37 (2.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 37 (2.15%) Redis
12 32 (1.86%) Apache Cassandra
13 25 (1.45%) Amazon Redshift
13 25 (1.45%) DB2
14 20 (1.16%) CouchDB
15 17 (0.99%) Oracle Database
15 17 (0.99%) SQL Server 2014
16 16 (0.93%) Apache Accumulo
16 16 (0.93%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 522 (30.31%) Jenkins
2 383 (22.24%) Git (software)
3 158 (9.18%) JIRA
4 89 (5.17%) Bitbucket
5 88 (5.11%) GitLab
6 80 (4.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 68 (3.95%) Sonatype Nexus
8 63 (3.66%) TeamCity
9 60 (3.48%) Selenium
10 52 (3.02%) Subversion
11 51 (2.96%) Vagrant
12 47 (2.73%) Maven
13 36 (2.09%) Artifactory
14 32 (1.86%) Octopus Deploy
15 29 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
15 29 (1.68%) Travis CI
15 29 (1.68%) Visual Studio
16 21 (1.22%) Gradle
17 20 (1.16%) JMeter
18 18 (1.05%) SonarQube
General
1 333 (19.34%) Finance
2 89 (5.17%) Banking
3 64 (3.72%) Retail
4 45 (2.61%) Telecoms
5 36 (2.09%) Manufacturing
6 30 (1.74%) Law
7 25 (1.45%) Games
7 25 (1.45%) Legal
8 24 (1.39%) Public Sector
9 22 (1.28%) Advertising
9 22 (1.28%) Front Office
10 19 (1.10%) Electronics
10 19 (1.10%) Marketing
11 16 (0.93%) Financial Institution
11 16 (0.93%) Investment Banking
12 14 (0.81%) Back Office
13 11 (0.64%) Aerospace
14 7 (0.41%) Billing
15 5 (0.29%) Automotive
16 4 (0.23%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 535 (31.07%) DevOps Engineer
2 145 (8.42%) Linux Engineer
3 142 (8.25%) Developer
4 125 (7.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 122 (7.08%) AWS Engineer
6 113 (6.56%) Cloud Engineer
7 110 (6.39%) Analyst
8 105 (6.10%) AWS DevOps
9 96 (5.57%) Administrator
10 84 (4.88%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 82 (4.76%) Platform Engineer
12 80 (4.65%) Systems Administrator
13 76 (4.41%) Architect
14 65 (3.77%) Support Engineer
15 64 (3.72%) Senior DevOps
16 63 (3.66%) Azure Engineer
16 63 (3.66%) Security Engineer
17 58 (3.37%) Applications Support
18 56 (3.25%) Operations Engineer
18 56 (3.25%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (9.52%) Web Services
2 160 (9.29%) Node.js
3 122 (7.08%) .NET
4 76 (4.41%) Elastic Stack
5 67 (3.89%) HTML
5 67 (3.89%) REST
6 49 (2.85%) Kafka
7 48 (2.79%) JSON
7 48 (2.79%) XML
8 47 (2.73%) CSS
9 46 (2.67%) React
10 45 (2.61%) LAMP
11 40 (2.32%) Middleware
12 38 (2.21%) RabbitMQ
12 38 (2.21%) YAML
13 34 (1.97%) SailPoint
13 34 (1.97%) SOAP
14 31 (1.80%) AngularJS
15 27 (1.57%) Symfony
16 25 (1.45%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 121 (7.03%) Public Cloud
2 108 (6.27%) Analytical Skills
3 94 (5.46%) Linux Command Line
4 84 (4.88%) Data Centre
5 56 (3.25%) Cloud Native
6 47 (2.73%) User Experience
7 42 (2.44%) Private Cloud
8 37 (2.15%) Self-Motivation
9 35 (2.03%) Security Operations Centre
10 30 (1.74%) PKI
11 29 (1.68%) Cyberthreat
11 29 (1.68%) Hedge funds
11 29 (1.68%) Management Information System
12 27 (1.57%) Virtual Team
13 26 (1.51%) Clustering
14 24 (1.39%) Mobile App
15 23 (1.34%) Replication
16 21 (1.22%) Algorithms
17 20 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
18 19 (1.10%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1,138 (66.09%) Linux
2 492 (28.57%) Windows
3 227 (13.18%) Unix
4 140 (8.13%) CentOS
5 134 (7.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 123 (7.14%) Windows Server
7 110 (6.39%) Ubuntu
8 67 (3.89%) Debian
9 47 (2.73%) Solaris
10 31 (1.80%) Android
10 31 (1.80%) Apple iOS
11 23 (1.34%) Windows Server 2012
12 22 (1.28%) Mac OS
13 21 (1.22%) SUSE
14 17 (0.99%) Kali Linux
14 17 (0.99%) Windows Server 2016
15 16 (0.93%) OS/400
15 16 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
16 14 (0.81%) FreeBSD
17 13 (0.75%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 880 (51.10%) DevOps
2 409 (23.75%) Agile Software Development
3 320 (18.58%) Configuration Management
4 243 (14.11%) Continuous Integration
5 241 (14.00%) Infrastructure as Code
6 180 (10.45%) Problem-Solving
7 164 (9.52%) Open Source
8 158 (9.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 155 (9.00%) Software Engineering
10 144 (8.36%) Test Automation
11 122 (7.08%) Scrum
12 120 (6.97%) Microservices
13 111 (6.45%) Cybersecurity
13 111 (6.45%) High Availability
14 102 (5.92%) Continuous Delivery
14 102 (5.92%) Mentoring
15 100 (5.81%) Migration
16 97 (5.63%) Information Security
17 92 (5.34%) Computer Science
18 90 (5.23%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1,326 (77.00%) Python
2 577 (33.51%) PowerShell
3 362 (21.02%) SQL
4 331 (19.22%) Java
5 324 (18.82%) Perl
6 251 (14.58%) Ruby
7 201 (11.67%) JavaScript
8 158 (9.18%) Go
9 148 (8.59%) PHP
9 148 (8.59%) Shell Script
10 145 (8.42%) C#
11 119 (6.91%) C++
12 104 (6.04%) C
13 59 (3.43%) Groovy
14 39 (2.26%) Korn
15 32 (1.86%) PL/SQL
16 30 (1.74%) R
17 29 (1.68%) T-SQL
18 25 (1.45%) Scala
19 18 (1.05%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 177 (10.28%) Degree
2 108 (6.27%) Security Cleared
3 61 (3.54%) SC Cleared
4 56 (3.25%) CISSP
5 55 (3.19%) DV Cleared
6 53 (3.08%) Computer Science Degree
7 50 (2.90%) SANS
8 43 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
9 41 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
10 38 (2.21%) CISA
11 36 (2.09%) CISM
12 33 (1.92%) CCNA
13 30 (1.74%) MCSE
13 30 (1.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 28 (1.63%) RHCE
15 26 (1.51%) CREST Certified
16 25 (1.45%) MCSA
17 20 (1.16%) AWS Certification
18 18 (1.05%) CEH
18 18 (1.05%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (4.59%) QA
2 20 (1.16%) GDPR
3 15 (0.87%) NIST
3 15 (0.87%) SLA
4 14 (0.81%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 12 (0.70%) PCI DSS
6 11 (0.64%) COBIT
6 11 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (0.41%) HIPAA
8 5 (0.29%) AICPA
9 4 (0.23%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.12%) PMO
11 1 (0.058%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 689 (40.01%) Docker
2 224 (13.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 88 (5.11%) Active Directory
4 82 (4.76%) Hyper-V
5 42 (2.44%) vSphere
6 41 (2.38%) VirtualBox
7 35 (2.03%) KVM
8 22 (1.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 21 (1.22%) NFS
10 19 (1.10%) Snort
10 19 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
11 17 (0.99%) Xen
12 16 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
13 15 (0.87%) Samba
14 14 (0.81%) Firmware
15 11 (0.64%) GlusterFS
15 11 (0.64%) iptables
16 10 (0.58%) Ceph
17 8 (0.46%) GPFS
17 8 (0.46%) Lustre
Systems Management
1 639 (37.11%) Ansible
2 564 (32.75%) Kubernetes
3 509 (29.56%) Terraform
4 431 (25.03%) Puppet
5 245 (14.23%) Opscode Chef
6 60 (3.48%) Nagios
7 42 (2.44%) Grafana
8 39 (2.26%) Docker Swarm
9 38 (2.21%) Prometheus
10 37 (2.15%) Nessus
10 37 (2.15%) Packer
11 32 (1.86%) Kibana
11 32 (1.86%) Salt
12 29 (1.68%) Rancher
13 28 (1.63%) logstash
13 28 (1.63%) ZABBIX
14 19 (1.10%) Red Hat Satellite
15 15 (0.87%) Cobbler
16 14 (0.81%) PowerCLI
17 12 (0.70%) Proxmox
Vendors
1 276 (16.03%) VMware
2 222 (12.89%) Microsoft
3 191 (11.09%) Red Hat
4 135 (7.84%) Oracle
5 132 (7.67%) Google
6 114 (6.62%) Splunk
7 65 (3.77%) IBM
8 60 (3.48%) Cisco
9 50 (2.90%) Sun
10 43 (2.50%) Atlassian
11 41 (2.38%) HP
12 37 (2.15%) SaltStack
13 34 (1.97%) Aveksa
13 34 (1.97%) CyberArk
14 30 (1.74%) New Relic
14 30 (1.74%) Qualys
15 27 (1.57%) ServiceNow
16 26 (1.51%) ArcSight
17 25 (1.45%) F5
17 25 (1.45%) Percona