Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bourne shell
UK
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 985 1072 1179
Rank change year-on-year +87 +107 +29
Permanent jobs citing Bourne shell 174 121 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.069% 0.039%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.19% 0.12% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 171 104 67
UK median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% -12.50%
10th Percentile £36,250 £27,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £73,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £48,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year -12.82% -2.50% -20.00%

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 93,235 97,684 100,840
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 55.66% 55.37% 52.68%
Number of salaries quoted 77,543 80,127 87,080
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,000 £29,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%

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 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Bourne shell in the UK

Bourne shell
Top 10 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 25 September 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 +76 160 £52,500 -12.50% 12
London +107 135 £52,500 -16.00% 5
UK excluding London +24 35 £42,500 -12.82% 8
South East +1 19 £45,000 -25.00% 2
Scotland - 10 £29,500 - 1
North of England +19 4 £47,500 +11.76%
North West - 4 £47,500 -
East of England +23 1 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Midlands +14 1 £40,000 -20.60% 4
East Midlands +7 1 £40,000 -1.84% 4

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 153 (87.93%) Korn
2 130 (74.71%) Python
3 127 (72.99%) Perl
4 122 (70.11%) Bash Shell
5 100 (57.47%) Ruby
6 97 (55.75%) Linux
7 88 (50.57%) Finance
8 82 (47.13%) C#
9 76 (43.68%) SQL
10 69 (39.66%) Asset Management
11 63 (36.21%) Banking
11 63 (36.21%) Apache
11 63 (36.21%) Tomcat
12 62 (35.63%) Agile Software Development
12 62 (35.63%) DevOps
13 61 (35.06%) Degree
13 61 (35.06%) Red Hat
14 60 (34.48%) Java
15 58 (33.33%) SQL Server
15 58 (33.33%) Derivative
16 57 (32.76%) Front Office
17 56 (32.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 54 (31.03%) Oracle
19 53 (30.46%) Computer Science
20 51 (29.31%) Wealth Management
20 51 (29.31%) Hedge funds
20 51 (29.31%) C++
20 51 (29.31%) Fixed Income
20 51 (29.31%) Equities
21 47 (27.01%) Jenkins

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 63 (36.21%) Apache
1 63 (36.21%) Tomcat
2 15 (8.62%) Confluence
3 10 (5.75%) IIS
4 9 (5.17%) JBoss
5 4 (2.30%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (2.30%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.57%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.57%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.57%) SAS
6 1 (0.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (0.57%) SPSS
1 1 (0.57%) Stata
Business Applications
1 43 (24.71%) thinkFolio
2 4 (2.30%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 43 (24.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (23.56%) Amazon AWS
3 32 (18.39%) SaaS
4 13 (7.47%) GitHub
5 11 (6.32%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 19 (10.92%) DNS
1 19 (10.92%) TCP/IP
2 14 (8.05%) BGP
2 14 (8.05%) Multicast
3 13 (7.47%) EIGRP
3 13 (7.47%) OSPF
4 6 (3.45%) SSH
5 5 (2.87%) iSCSI
5 5 (2.87%) SAN
6 4 (2.30%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.57%) FTP
7 1 (0.57%) NAS
7 1 (0.57%) Skype
7 1 (0.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 29 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 6 (3.45%) MySQL
3 6 (3.45%) Oracle Database
4 5 (2.87%) Couchbase
5 4 (2.30%) NonStop SQL
6 3 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (1.72%) Big Data
6 3 (1.72%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.15%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.15%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (1.15%) Sybase ASE
8 1 (0.57%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.57%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 47 (27.01%) Jenkins
2 36 (20.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 36 (20.69%) TeamCity
3 27 (15.52%) Octopus Deploy
4 26 (14.94%) Hudson
5 25 (14.37%) MSBuild
6 17 (9.77%) JIRA
7 7 (4.02%) Git (software)
7 7 (4.02%) Selenium
8 5 (2.87%) Maven
8 5 (2.87%) Subversion
9 4 (2.30%) Robot Framework
10 2 (1.15%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 88 (50.57%) Finance
2 63 (36.21%) Banking
3 57 (32.76%) Front Office
4 43 (24.71%) French Language
4 43 (24.71%) German Language
4 43 (24.71%) Italian Language
5 40 (22.99%) Investment Banking
6 16 (9.20%) Spanish Language
7 4 (2.30%) Back Office
7 4 (2.30%) Marketing
8 3 (1.72%) Billing
9 2 (1.15%) Games
10 1 (0.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 63 (36.21%) Applications Support
2 55 (31.61%) Applications Engineer
3 48 (27.59%) Support Engineer
4 45 (25.86%) Applications Support Engineer
5 41 (23.56%) Administrator
6 30 (17.24%) Linux Engineer
7 25 (14.37%) Systems Administrator
8 23 (13.22%) Linux Administrator
9 22 (12.64%) Analyst
9 22 (12.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 21 (12.07%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 20 (11.49%) Linux Systems Engineer
11 20 (11.49%) Systems Engineer
12 19 (10.92%) DevOps Administrator
12 19 (10.92%) Senior Applications Engineer
13 17 (9.77%) DBA
13 17 (9.77%) Windows Engineer
14 16 (9.20%) Applications Support Analyst
14 16 (9.20%) Developer
14 16 (9.20%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (24.71%) FIX Protocol
2 28 (16.09%) React
3 20 (11.49%) .NET
4 19 (10.92%) Web Services
5 15 (8.62%) REST
6 12 (6.90%) AngularJS
7 11 (6.32%) CSS
7 11 (6.32%) HTML
7 11 (6.32%) LAMP
8 9 (5.17%) .NET Framework
8 9 (5.17%) JSP
8 9 (5.17%) Servlets
8 9 (5.17%) SOAP
9 8 (4.60%) .NET Core
9 8 (4.60%) JSON
10 5 (2.87%) jQuery
10 5 (2.87%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (1.72%) Apache Flex
11 3 (1.72%) ASP.NET
11 3 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 58 (33.33%) Derivative
2 56 (32.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 53 (30.46%) Computer Science
4 51 (29.31%) Equities
4 51 (29.31%) Fixed Income
4 51 (29.31%) Hedge funds
5 25 (14.37%) Robotics
6 22 (12.64%) Fintech
7 13 (7.47%) Clustering
8 9 (5.17%) Linux Command Line
8 9 (5.17%) Replication
9 8 (4.60%) Mobile App
9 8 (4.60%) SWIFT
10 7 (4.02%) Greenfield Project
10 7 (4.02%) User Experience
11 5 (2.87%) Management Information System
11 5 (2.87%) Self-Motivation
12 2 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
13 1 (0.57%) CLARiiON
13 1 (0.57%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 97 (55.75%) Linux
2 41 (23.56%) Windows
3 38 (21.84%) CentOS
3 38 (21.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 35 (20.11%) Unix
5 34 (19.54%) Fedora
6 23 (13.22%) Ubuntu
7 21 (12.07%) SUSE
8 13 (7.47%) Solaris
9 12 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (1.15%) Android
11 2 (1.15%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.15%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (39.66%) Asset Management
2 62 (35.63%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (35.63%) DevOps
3 51 (29.31%) Wealth Management
4 40 (22.99%) Investment Management
5 38 (21.84%) Continuous Integration
6 36 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
7 25 (14.37%) Artificial Intelligence
7 25 (14.37%) Configuration Management
7 25 (14.37%) Continuous Deployment
7 25 (14.37%) Robotic Process Automation
8 24 (13.79%) High Availability
9 18 (10.34%) Automated Trading
9 18 (10.34%) Mathematics
10 17 (9.77%) E-Commerce
10 17 (9.77%) Test Automation
11 16 (9.20%) ITIL
12 15 (8.62%) Deployment Automation
13 14 (8.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 13 (7.47%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 153 (87.93%) Korn
2 130 (74.71%) Python
3 127 (72.99%) Perl
4 122 (70.11%) Bash Shell
5 100 (57.47%) Ruby
6 82 (47.13%) C#
7 76 (43.68%) SQL
8 60 (34.48%) Java
9 51 (29.31%) C++
10 46 (26.44%) Shell Script
11 35 (20.11%) PowerShell
12 12 (6.90%) JavaScript
13 9 (5.17%) Delphi
14 8 (4.60%) PHP
14 8 (4.60%) sed
14 8 (4.60%) TypeScript
15 6 (3.45%) C-shell
16 5 (2.87%) AWK
16 5 (2.87%) ES6
17 4 (2.30%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 61 (35.06%) Degree
2 17 (9.77%) RHCE
2 17 (9.77%) RHCSA
3 14 (8.05%) Numerate Degree
4 13 (7.47%) RHCA
5 9 (5.17%) ISEB
5 9 (5.17%) ISTQB
6 4 (2.30%) OCA
6 4 (2.30%) OCP
6 4 (2.30%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (1.15%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.57%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.17%) QA
2 2 (1.15%) GDPR
3 1 (0.57%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (21.84%) Docker
2 12 (6.90%) Active Directory
3 6 (3.45%) NFS
4 5 (2.87%) Samba
5 4 (2.30%) GlusterFS
5 4 (2.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 38 (21.84%) Ansible
1 38 (21.84%) Puppet
2 27 (15.52%) Terraform
3 15 (8.62%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (6.90%) Control-M
5 5 (2.87%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 4 (2.30%) NetBackup
6 4 (2.30%) Oracle ZFS
6 4 (2.30%) Red Hat Satellite
6 4 (2.30%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 2 (1.15%) Data Guard
7 2 (1.15%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.57%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 61 (35.06%) Red Hat
2 54 (31.03%) Oracle
3 43 (24.71%) Bloomberg
3 43 (24.71%) FXall
3 43 (24.71%) MarketAxess
3 43 (24.71%) Reuters
3 43 (24.71%) Tradeweb
4 36 (20.69%) Microsoft
5 25 (14.37%) Blue Prism
6 17 (9.77%) VMware
7 15 (8.62%) Cisco
8 12 (6.90%) SAP
9 11 (6.32%) Google
9 11 (6.32%) ION Trading
10 9 (5.17%) HP
11 7 (4.02%) Eze Software Group
11 7 (4.02%) Sybase
12 5 (2.87%) Murex
12 5 (2.87%) RedGate
12 5 (2.87%) Sun