Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Bourne shell skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Bourne shell over the 6 months to 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bourne shell
UK
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 943 1069 1167
Rank change year-on-year +126 +98 +83
Permanent jobs citing Bourne shell 190 125 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.070% 0.037%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.22% 0.13% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 175 102 54
UK median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% +2.44%
10th Percentile £36,250 £26,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £85,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £53,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year -15.49% +18.33% -2.70%

Bourne 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 88,072 98,528 98,035
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 55.01% 55.20% 53.03%
Number of salaries quoted 73,188 81,342 84,409
UK median annual salary £50,208 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.42% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £84,600 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Bourne shell
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Bourne shell as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Bourne shell in the UK

Bourne shell
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Bourne shell.

Salary trend for Bourne shell in the UK

Bourne shell
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Bourne shell over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Bourne shell in the UK

Bourne shell
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Bourne shell within the UK over the 6 months to 10 December 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 +114 179 £52,500 -14.63% 8
London +182 157 £55,000 -12.00% 3
UK excluding London +28 31 £45,000 -15.49% 5
South East +12 17 £47,500 -20.83% 2
Scotland - 9 £29,500 -
North of England +9 4 £47,500 -2.56% 2
North West - 4 £47,500 - 2
East of England +21 1 £37,500 -6.25%

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, IT jobs citing Bourne 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 Bourne shell.

1 172 (90.53%) Korn
2 154 (81.05%) Bash Shell
3 144 (75.79%) Perl
3 144 (75.79%) Python
4 121 (63.68%) Ruby
5 112 (58.95%) Linux
6 106 (55.79%) SQL
7 93 (48.95%) Finance
8 82 (43.16%) Apache
9 80 (42.11%) C#
9 80 (42.11%) Banking
10 77 (40.53%) Java
11 73 (38.42%) Red Hat
12 71 (37.37%) Agile Software Development
13 70 (36.84%) C++
14 68 (35.79%) Tomcat
15 66 (34.74%) Asset Management
16 64 (33.68%) Computer Science
17 63 (33.16%) Derivative
17 63 (33.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 62 (32.63%) Front Office
19 61 (32.11%) Oracle
19 61 (32.11%) DevOps
20 60 (31.58%) Windows
20 60 (31.58%) Equities
21 59 (31.05%) Degree
22 58 (30.53%) Wealth Management
22 58 (30.53%) Fixed Income
22 58 (30.53%) Hedge funds
23 57 (30.00%) Investment Management

Bourne 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 82 (43.16%) Apache
2 68 (35.79%) Tomcat
3 18 (9.47%) IIS
4 13 (6.84%) Confluence
4 13 (6.84%) nginx
5 8 (4.21%) JBoss
6 6 (3.16%) Apache Spark
6 6 (3.16%) SAS
7 3 (1.58%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.58%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.53%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (3.16%) SPSS
1 6 (3.16%) Stata
Business Applications
1 39 (20.53%) thinkFolio
2 4 (2.11%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 56 (29.47%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (20.00%) SaaS
3 17 (8.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (3.68%) Slack
5 5 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 18 (9.47%) DNS
1 18 (9.47%) TCP/IP
2 13 (6.84%) LAN
2 13 (6.84%) Network Security
2 13 (6.84%) WAN
3 10 (5.26%) BGP
3 10 (5.26%) EIGRP
3 10 (5.26%) Multicast
3 10 (5.26%) OSPF
4 6 (3.16%) SAN
4 6 (3.16%) SSH
5 4 (2.11%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (2.11%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.53%) FTP
6 1 (0.53%) NAS
6 1 (0.53%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (24.21%) SQL Server
2 32 (16.84%) MySQL
3 30 (15.79%) NoSQL
4 15 (7.89%) Couchbase
5 10 (5.26%) MongoDB
6 8 (4.21%) Big Data
7 6 (3.16%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (3.16%) Data Mining
7 6 (3.16%) Hadoop
7 6 (3.16%) Oracle Database
8 4 (2.11%) NonStop SQL
9 3 (1.58%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (1.05%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 40 (21.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 40 (21.05%) Jenkins
2 27 (14.21%) Git (software)
2 27 (14.21%) TeamCity
3 23 (12.11%) Hudson
4 22 (11.58%) MSBuild
4 22 (11.58%) Octopus Deploy
5 17 (8.95%) Subversion
6 13 (6.84%) JIRA
7 11 (5.79%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (5.26%) Maven
8 10 (5.26%) Vagrant
9 2 (1.05%) SoapUI
General
1 93 (48.95%) Finance
2 80 (42.11%) Banking
3 62 (32.63%) Front Office
4 57 (30.00%) Investment Banking
5 39 (20.53%) French Language
5 39 (20.53%) German Language
5 39 (20.53%) Italian Language
6 34 (17.89%) Marketing
7 32 (16.84%) Spanish Language
8 13 (6.84%) Billing
9 7 (3.68%) Games
10 4 (2.11%) Back Office
11 1 (0.53%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 75 (39.47%) Applications Support
2 56 (29.47%) Support Engineer
3 54 (28.42%) Applications Engineer
4 46 (24.21%) Applications Support Engineer
5 38 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
6 36 (18.95%) Administrator
6 36 (18.95%) Analyst
7 30 (15.79%) Developer
8 29 (15.26%) Senior Applications Engineer
9 27 (14.21%) Applications Support Analyst
9 27 (14.21%) Support Analyst
9 27 (14.21%) Windows Engineer
10 26 (13.68%) Systems Administrator
11 24 (12.63%) Linux Administrator
12 23 (12.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 22 (11.58%) Senior Applications Support
13 22 (11.58%) Senior Support Engineer
14 20 (10.53%) Linux Systems Engineer
15 19 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 19 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (20.53%) FIX Protocol
2 36 (18.95%) LAMP
3 32 (16.84%) Web Services
4 30 (15.79%) React
5 29 (15.26%) AngularJS
6 25 (13.16%) .NET
7 15 (7.89%) RabbitMQ
8 13 (6.84%) CSS
8 13 (6.84%) HTML
8 13 (6.84%) JSON
8 13 (6.84%) LEMP Stack
8 13 (6.84%) REST
9 12 (6.32%) .NET Core
10 10 (5.26%) jQuery
10 10 (5.26%) Node.js
11 8 (4.21%) Laravel
11 8 (4.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (4.21%) Vue.js
12 7 (3.68%) JSP
12 7 (3.68%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 63 (33.16%) Derivative
1 63 (33.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 60 (31.58%) Equities
3 58 (30.53%) Fixed Income
3 58 (30.53%) Hedge funds
4 29 (15.26%) Fintech
5 17 (8.95%) Self-Motivation
6 13 (6.84%) Marketing Technology
6 13 (6.84%) Mobile App
7 12 (6.32%) Robotics
7 12 (6.32%) User Experience
8 11 (5.79%) Linux Command Line
9 10 (5.26%) Mobile Banking
10 8 (4.21%) Clustering
10 8 (4.21%) SWIFT
11 7 (3.68%) Replication
12 5 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
13 2 (1.05%) Analytical Skills
13 2 (1.05%) Management Information System
14 1 (0.53%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 112 (58.95%) Linux
2 60 (31.58%) Windows
3 52 (27.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 46 (24.21%) CentOS
5 43 (22.63%) Unix
6 29 (15.26%) Fedora
7 25 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
8 23 (12.11%) Windows Server
9 19 (10.00%) SUSE
9 19 (10.00%) Ubuntu
10 16 (8.42%) Solaris
11 7 (3.68%) Debian
12 3 (1.58%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (1.05%) Android
13 2 (1.05%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (37.37%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (34.74%) Asset Management
3 64 (33.68%) Computer Science
4 61 (32.11%) DevOps
5 58 (30.53%) Wealth Management
6 57 (30.00%) Investment Management
7 36 (18.95%) Scrum
8 27 (14.21%) Continuous Integration
9 26 (13.68%) Business Intelligence
9 26 (13.68%) Kanban
10 25 (13.16%) Configuration Management
11 22 (11.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 20 (10.53%) Mathematics
13 19 (10.00%) Front End Development
14 18 (9.47%) Data Protection
15 16 (8.42%) ITIL
16 15 (7.89%) Automated Trading
16 15 (7.89%) High Availability
16 15 (7.89%) Mobile Marketing
16 15 (7.89%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 172 (90.53%) Korn
2 154 (81.05%) Bash Shell
3 144 (75.79%) Perl
3 144 (75.79%) Python
4 121 (63.68%) Ruby
5 106 (55.79%) SQL
6 80 (42.11%) C#
7 77 (40.53%) Java
8 70 (36.84%) C++
9 56 (29.47%) Shell Script
10 40 (21.05%) PowerShell
11 36 (18.95%) PHP
12 24 (12.63%) C-shell
13 21 (11.05%) JavaScript
14 15 (7.89%) VB
15 11 (5.79%) TypeScript
16 10 (5.26%) ES6
17 7 (3.68%) Erlang
18 6 (3.16%) CQL
18 6 (3.16%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 59 (31.05%) Degree
2 16 (8.42%) Numerate Degree
3 14 (7.37%) RHCE
3 14 (7.37%) RHCSA
4 10 (5.26%) RHCA
5 4 (2.11%) OCA
5 4 (2.11%) OCP
5 4 (2.11%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (1.05%) ISEB
6 2 (1.05%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.53%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.47%) GDPR
2 2 (1.05%) QA
System Software
1 25 (13.16%) Active Directory
2 17 (8.95%) Docker
3 6 (3.16%) NFS
4 5 (2.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (2.11%) GlusterFS
5 4 (2.11%) Samba
6 2 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (1.05%) vSphere
7 1 (0.53%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 44 (23.16%) Puppet
2 41 (21.58%) Ansible
3 29 (15.26%) Opscode Chef
4 25 (13.16%) Terraform
5 13 (6.84%) Kubernetes
6 12 (6.32%) Control-M
7 5 (2.63%) Oracle ZFS
7 5 (2.63%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 4 (2.11%) NetBackup
8 4 (2.11%) Red Hat Satellite
8 4 (2.11%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 2 (1.05%) Data Guard
9 2 (1.05%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.53%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.53%) vMotion
Vendors
1 73 (38.42%) Red Hat
2 61 (32.11%) Oracle
3 39 (20.53%) Bloomberg
3 39 (20.53%) FXall
3 39 (20.53%) MarketAxess
3 39 (20.53%) Reuters
3 39 (20.53%) Tradeweb
4 24 (12.63%) Cisco
5 22 (11.58%) ION Trading
6 21 (11.05%) Microsoft
7 18 (9.47%) Eze Software Group
7 18 (9.47%) VMware
8 13 (6.84%) CheckPoint
8 13 (6.84%) NETGEAR
9 12 (6.32%) Blue Prism
10 10 (5.26%) Atlassian
10 10 (5.26%) Dynatrace
10 10 (5.26%) Splunk
11 9 (4.74%) HP
12 7 (3.68%) Sybase