Period
to 21 August 2017

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 21 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bourne shell
UK
6 months to
21 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1075 1170 1181
Rank change year-on-year +95 +11 +73
Permanent jobs citing Bourne shell 112 89 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.064% 0.045% 0.055%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.11% 0.086% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 93 82 109
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -8.70% +28.49%
10th Percentile £27,000 £37,500 £27,950
90th Percentile £66,250 £72,250 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +22.22% -10.00% +17.65%

Bourne shell is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 97871 103266 111784
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 55.60% 52.40% 51.21%
Number of salaries quoted 80870 89392 95202
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

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 21 August 2017.

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 21 August 2017. 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 +90 98 £55,000 +4.76% 8
London +68 59 £55,000 -4.35% 3
UK excluding London +72 39 £55,000 +22.22% 5
South East +95 29 £58,250 +45.63%
Midlands +27 4 £60,000 +50.00% 1
East of England -4 4 £40,000 -27.27% 4
East Midlands +24 3 - - 1
North of England -20 2 £42,500 -5.56%
Yorkshire - 2 £42,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £60,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 August 2017, IT jobs citing Bourne shell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Bourne shell.

1 80 (71.43%) Python
2 66 (58.93%) Perl
3 60 (53.57%) Korn
4 58 (51.79%) Bash Shell
5 57 (50.89%) Finance
6 50 (44.64%) Linux
7 49 (43.75%) Ruby
8 48 (42.86%) Banking
9 41 (36.61%) Windows
9 41 (36.61%) SQL
10 40 (35.71%) Unix
11 37 (33.04%) Red Hat
12 32 (28.57%) VMware
12 32 (28.57%) PowerShell
13 31 (27.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 31 (27.68%) Splunk
14 29 (25.89%) Solaris
14 29 (25.89%) C
15 28 (25.00%) SQL Server
16 26 (23.21%) C#
16 26 (23.21%) Apache
16 26 (23.21%) SIEM
16 26 (23.21%) Puppet
17 25 (22.32%) Tomcat
17 25 (22.32%) TCP/IP
17 25 (22.32%) DevOps
18 24 (21.43%) Nagios
18 24 (21.43%) CentOS
18 24 (21.43%) JIRA
19 23 (20.54%) Security Cleared

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 26 (23.21%) Apache
2 25 (22.32%) Tomcat
3 20 (17.86%) Confluence
4 11 (9.82%) IIS
5 8 (7.14%) WebLogic
6 4 (3.57%) JBoss
6 4 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (2.68%) CMS
7 3 (2.68%) WordPress
8 2 (1.79%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (2.68%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 12 (10.71%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 20 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.46%) Google Analytics
4 4 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (3.57%) PaaS
5 2 (1.79%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (22.32%) TCP/IP
2 9 (8.04%) DNS
2 9 (8.04%) SAN
3 4 (3.57%) AMQP
3 4 (3.57%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (3.57%) Firewall
3 4 (3.57%) LDAP
3 4 (3.57%) SSH
4 3 (2.68%) DHCP
4 3 (2.68%) VPN
5 2 (1.79%) HTTP
5 2 (1.79%) SMTP
6 1 (0.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (12.50%) MySQL
3 8 (7.14%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.68%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.89%) DB2
5 1 (0.89%) KDB
5 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (21.43%) JIRA
2 15 (13.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 15 (13.39%) Hudson
2 15 (13.39%) Jenkins
3 13 (11.61%) Rational DOORS
4 10 (8.93%) Octopus Deploy
4 10 (8.93%) TeamCity
5 8 (7.14%) Visual Studio
6 7 (6.25%) Git (software)
7 4 (3.57%) Vagrant
8 3 (2.68%) Bitbucket
8 3 (2.68%) MSBuild
8 3 (2.68%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.89%) Subversion
General
1 57 (50.89%) Finance
2 48 (42.86%) Banking
3 12 (10.71%) Military
4 4 (3.57%) Front Office
5 3 (2.68%) Retail
6 2 (1.79%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.89%) Back Office
7 1 (0.89%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (19.64%) Linux Engineer
2 21 (18.75%) Developer
3 20 (17.86%) Analyst
3 20 (17.86%) DevOps Engineer
3 20 (17.86%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 20 (17.86%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 19 (16.96%) Banking Analyst
4 19 (16.96%) Financial Analyst
4 19 (16.96%) Monitoring Analyst
4 19 (16.96%) Splunk Analyst
5 18 (16.07%) Report Analyst
6 16 (14.29%) Web Developer
7 14 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
8 11 (9.82%) .NET Developer
9 10 (8.93%) Junior
9 10 (8.93%) Windows DevOps Engineer
10 9 (8.04%) Administrator
10 9 (8.04%) Linux Administrator
10 9 (8.04%) Unix Engineer
11 8 (7.14%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (18.75%) HTML
2 17 (15.18%) CSS
3 13 (11.61%) .NET
3 13 (11.61%) ASP.NET
4 11 (9.82%) jQuery
5 8 (7.14%) Ajax
5 8 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 8 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 8 (7.14%) XML
6 6 (5.36%) FIX Protocol
6 6 (5.36%) RESTful
7 5 (4.46%) .NET Framework
7 5 (4.46%) Razor View Engine
8 4 (3.57%) LAMP
8 4 (3.57%) Web Services
8 4 (3.57%) WebSockets
9 3 (2.68%) Laravel
9 3 (2.68%) Middleware
9 3 (2.68%) Node.js
9 3 (2.68%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (19.64%) Management Information System
2 20 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (16.96%) Data Centre
4 6 (5.36%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.46%) Eurex
6 3 (2.68%) BBC
6 3 (2.68%) Fintech
6 3 (2.68%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (2.68%) Market Risk
6 3 (2.68%) PKI
6 3 (2.68%) Social Media
7 2 (1.79%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.89%) Clustering
8 1 (0.89%) Equities
8 1 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 50 (44.64%) Linux
2 41 (36.61%) Windows
3 40 (35.71%) Unix
4 31 (27.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 29 (25.89%) Solaris
6 24 (21.43%) CentOS
7 13 (11.61%) Windows Server
8 12 (10.71%) Fedora
8 12 (10.71%) Ubuntu
9 10 (8.93%) AIX
10 9 (8.04%) SUSE
11 5 (4.46%) Debian
12 3 (2.68%) Windows 10
12 3 (2.68%) Windows 7
12 3 (2.68%) Windows 8
12 3 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (2.68%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.89%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (23.21%) SIEM
2 25 (22.32%) DevOps
3 21 (18.75%) Project Management
4 20 (17.86%) Web Development
5 19 (16.96%) Data Analysis
6 18 (16.07%) Risk Assessment
7 17 (15.18%) Configuration Management
7 17 (15.18%) Migration
8 15 (13.39%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (13.39%) Information Security
8 15 (13.39%) Software Engineering
8 15 (13.39%) UML
9 14 (12.50%) MVC
10 13 (11.61%) Requirements Management
11 12 (10.71%) E-Commerce
11 12 (10.71%) Task Automation
12 10 (8.93%) High Availability
13 8 (7.14%) Unit Testing
13 8 (7.14%) Waterfall
14 6 (5.36%) OO
Programming Languages
1 80 (71.43%) Python
2 66 (58.93%) Perl
3 60 (53.57%) Korn
4 58 (51.79%) Bash Shell
5 49 (43.75%) Ruby
6 41 (36.61%) SQL
7 32 (28.57%) PowerShell
8 29 (25.89%) C
9 26 (23.21%) C#
10 21 (18.75%) JavaScript
11 18 (16.07%) Java
12 14 (12.50%) C-shell
12 14 (12.50%) PHP
13 11 (9.82%) Shell Script
14 8 (7.14%) T-SQL
15 6 (5.36%) C++
16 5 (4.46%) AWK
17 4 (3.57%) PL/SQL
18 3 (2.68%) VB.NET
18 3 (2.68%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (20.54%) Security Cleared
2 21 (18.75%) SC Cleared
3 9 (8.04%) RHCE
3 9 (8.04%) RHCSA
4 7 (6.25%) CISA
4 7 (6.25%) CISM
4 7 (6.25%) CISSP
4 7 (6.25%) GIAC
4 7 (6.25%) GISF
4 7 (6.25%) GSEC
5 6 (5.36%) Degree
6 4 (3.57%) OCA
6 4 (3.57%) OCP
6 4 (3.57%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.68%) QA
2 2 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (20.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (8.04%) Docker
3 4 (3.57%) GlusterFS
3 4 (3.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (2.68%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.89%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 26 (23.21%) Puppet
2 24 (21.43%) Nagios
3 18 (16.07%) Ansible
4 16 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (10.71%) Icinga
6 9 (8.04%) Red Hat Satellite
6 9 (8.04%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 7 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
7 7 (6.25%) Nessus
7 7 (6.25%) ZABBIX
8 5 (4.46%) CFEngine
9 4 (3.57%) BMC PATROL
9 4 (3.57%) Kubernetes
9 4 (3.57%) NetBackup
9 4 (3.57%) Oracle ZFS
9 4 (3.57%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 2 (1.79%) OpenNMS
11 1 (0.89%) Data Guard
11 1 (0.89%) HP SIM
11 1 (0.89%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 37 (33.04%) Red Hat
2 32 (28.57%) VMware
3 31 (27.68%) Splunk
4 19 (16.96%) Oracle
5 12 (10.71%) Atlassian
6 8 (7.14%) Bloomberg
6 8 (7.14%) Google
6 8 (7.14%) Patsystems
6 8 (7.14%) Reuters
7 7 (6.25%) CyberArk
7 7 (6.25%) McAfee
7 7 (6.25%) Qualys
7 7 (6.25%) Symantec
8 6 (5.36%) Facebook
8 6 (5.36%) SaltStack
9 5 (4.46%) CQG
9 5 (4.46%) EccoWare
9 5 (4.46%) GL TRADE
9 5 (4.46%) ION Trading
9 5 (4.46%) Yahoo!