Period
to 16 October 2019

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 16 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bourne shell
UK
6 months to
16 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1002 996 1086
Rank change year-on-year -6 +90 +84
Permanent jobs citing Bourne shell 67 175 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.049% 0.11% 0.064%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.091% 0.19% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 63 176 96
UK median annual salary £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.05% -4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £47,500 £36,250 £26,875
90th Percentile £90,000 £66,250 £78,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £62,500 £43,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year +42.86% -16.67% +5.00%

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 73,451 91,521 97,047
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 53.47% 55.57% 55.34%
Number of salaries quoted 60,186 76,139 79,625
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.29%

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 16 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Bourne shell in the UK

Bourne shell
Top 6 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 16 October 2019. 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 -17 59 £62,500 +19.05% 9
London -11 37 £57,500 +9.52% 2
UK excluding London +54 24 £62,500 +42.86% 7
South East +30 18 £62,500 +38.89% 5
East of England +70 4 £80,000 +113.33%
Scotland +15 2 - -

For the 6 months to 16 October 2019, 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 57 (85.07%) Korn
2 45 (67.16%) Oracle
3 40 (59.70%) Finance
4 39 (58.21%) Perl
5 36 (53.73%) Banking
6 35 (52.24%) Degree
7 34 (50.75%) Python
8 32 (47.76%) Linux
8 32 (47.76%) SQL
9 31 (46.27%) Investment Banking
10 29 (43.28%) Ruby
11 28 (41.79%) Unix
11 28 (41.79%) Solaris
12 27 (40.30%) Java
12 27 (40.30%) Computer Science
13 26 (38.81%) C#
13 26 (38.81%) Bash Shell
14 25 (37.31%) Fintech
15 24 (35.82%) SaaS
16 23 (34.33%) C++
17 21 (31.34%) Apache
18 19 (28.36%) Tomcat
18 19 (28.36%) SQL Server
18 19 (28.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 19 (28.36%) Front Office
18 19 (28.36%) French Language
18 19 (28.36%) German Language
18 19 (28.36%) Italian Language
18 19 (28.36%) Spanish Language
18 19 (28.36%) Wealth 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 21 (31.34%) Apache
2 19 (28.36%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.99%) JBoss
3 2 (2.99%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 16 (23.88%) thinkFolio
2 4 (5.97%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 24 (35.82%) SaaS
2 15 (22.39%) AWS
3 9 (13.43%) GitHub
4 2 (2.99%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.49%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 16 (23.88%) SAN
2 14 (20.90%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (2.99%) DNS
3 2 (2.99%) SMTP
3 2 (2.99%) SSH
3 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (28.36%) SQL Server
2 12 (17.91%) Oracle Database
3 5 (7.46%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.49%) Couchbase
4 1 (1.49%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (7.46%) JIRA
2 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.49%) Subversion
General
1 40 (59.70%) Finance
2 36 (53.73%) Banking
3 31 (46.27%) Investment Banking
4 19 (28.36%) French Language
4 19 (28.36%) Front Office
4 19 (28.36%) German Language
4 19 (28.36%) Italian Language
4 19 (28.36%) Spanish Language
5 6 (8.96%) Marketing
6 5 (7.46%) Advertising
6 5 (7.46%) Aerospace
6 5 (7.46%) Games
7 1 (1.49%) Billing
Job Titles
1 19 (28.36%) Applications Engineer
1 19 (28.36%) Applications Support
1 19 (28.36%) Applications Support Engineer
1 19 (28.36%) Support Engineer
2 16 (23.88%) Administrator
3 13 (19.40%) Developer
4 12 (17.91%) Unix Administrator
5 7 (10.45%) Architect
5 7 (10.45%) AWS Architect
5 7 (10.45%) Cloud Architect
5 7 (10.45%) Solaris Administrator
6 5 (7.46%) Information Security Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) Security Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) Splunk Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Java Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (2.99%) Algorithmic Trading Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Data Scientist
8 2 (2.99%) Machine Learning Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (23.88%) FIX Protocol
1 16 (23.88%) J2EE
2 15 (22.39%) XML
3 12 (17.91%) XSD
3 12 (17.91%) XSLT
4 7 (10.45%) .NET
5 5 (7.46%) AngularJS
5 5 (7.46%) CSS
5 5 (7.46%) HTML
5 5 (7.46%) WebSockets
6 4 (5.97%) J2SE
6 4 (5.97%) React
6 4 (5.97%) Ruby on Rails
6 4 (5.97%) Web Services
7 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET
7 3 (4.48%) JSF
7 3 (4.48%) Spring
7 3 (4.48%) Struts
7 3 (4.48%) XML Messaging
8 2 (2.99%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (28.36%) Derivative
1 19 (28.36%) Equities
1 19 (28.36%) Fixed Income
1 19 (28.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 19 (28.36%) Hedge funds
2 11 (16.42%) Public Cloud
3 4 (5.97%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.49%) Kinect
4 1 (1.49%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 32 (47.76%) Linux
2 28 (41.79%) Solaris
2 28 (41.79%) Unix
3 14 (20.90%) CentOS
3 14 (20.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.49%) Debian
4 1 (1.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (40.30%) Computer Science
2 25 (37.31%) Fintech
3 19 (28.36%) Asset Management
3 19 (28.36%) Business Continuity
3 19 (28.36%) Investment Management
3 19 (28.36%) Wealth Management
4 17 (25.37%) Technical Architecture
5 12 (17.91%) Architectural Design
5 12 (17.91%) Benchmarking
5 12 (17.91%) Data Management
5 12 (17.91%) Presales
5 12 (17.91%) Problem-Solving
5 12 (17.91%) Project Management
5 12 (17.91%) SDLC
6 11 (16.42%) Client Onboarding
6 11 (16.42%) Mathematics
7 9 (13.43%) Software Engineering
8 8 (11.94%) Web Development
9 7 (10.45%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 57 (85.07%) Korn
2 39 (58.21%) Perl
3 34 (50.75%) Python
4 32 (47.76%) SQL
5 29 (43.28%) Ruby
6 27 (40.30%) Java
7 26 (38.81%) Bash Shell
7 26 (38.81%) C#
8 23 (34.33%) C++
9 17 (25.37%) Shell Script
10 15 (22.39%) C-shell
11 14 (20.90%) AWK
12 10 (14.93%) JavaScript
12 10 (14.93%) PHP
13 4 (5.97%) MATLAB
13 4 (5.97%) R
14 1 (1.49%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 35 (52.24%) Degree
2 9 (13.43%) OCA
2 9 (13.43%) OCP
2 9 (13.43%) Oracle Certification
2 9 (13.43%) RHCE
2 9 (13.43%) RHCSA
3 5 (7.46%) CISA
3 5 (7.46%) CISM
3 5 (7.46%) CISSP
3 5 (7.46%) GIAC
3 5 (7.46%) GISF
3 5 (7.46%) GSEC
4 4 (5.97%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.91%) GDPR
1 12 (17.91%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (20.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 7 (10.45%) GlusterFS
3 2 (2.99%) NFS
3 2 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (20.90%) NetBackup
1 14 (20.90%) Oracle ZFS
1 14 (20.90%) Red Hat Satellite
1 14 (20.90%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 7 (10.45%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 5 (7.46%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (7.46%) Nessus
4 2 (2.99%) Ansible
Vendors
1 45 (67.16%) Oracle
2 16 (23.88%) Bloomberg
2 16 (23.88%) Eze Software Group
2 16 (23.88%) FXall
2 16 (23.88%) ION Trading
2 16 (23.88%) MarketAxess
2 16 (23.88%) Red Hat
2 16 (23.88%) Reuters
2 16 (23.88%) Tradeweb
3 14 (20.90%) Brocade
3 14 (20.90%) Centrify
3 14 (20.90%) Sun
3 14 (20.90%) Veritas
4 12 (17.91%) HP
5 9 (13.43%) EMC
5 9 (13.43%) VMware
6 7 (10.45%) StorageTek
7 5 (7.46%) McAfee
7 5 (7.46%) Qualys
7 5 (7.46%) Symantec