Period
to 7 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 7 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bash Shell
England > West Midlands
6 months to
7 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 112 171 223
Rank change year-on-year +59 +52 +26
Permanent jobs citing Bash Shell 86 122 99
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.14% 1.53% 1.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.42% 3.37% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 86 105 81
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £37,000 £26,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £74,750 £71,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,945 3,615 4,533
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 48.36% 45.36% 46.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1,667 2,880 3,797
Median annual salary £45,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.06% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Bash Shell
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Bash Shell as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Bash Shell in the West Midlands

Bash Shell
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Bash Shell in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Bash Shell in the West Midlands

Bash Shell
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Bash Shell in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 7 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Bash Shell in the West Midlands

Bash Shell
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Bash Shell within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 7 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
Staffordshire +45 42 £47,500 +30.14% 5
Birmingham +51 25 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Warwickshire +4 9 £60,000 +100.00%
Worcestershire +29 2 £72,500 +11.54% 1
Shropshire +21 2 £45,000 -22.41% 1
Solihull +10 1 £30,000 -60.00% 1
Herefordshire - 1 £42,500 -
Bash Shell
England

For the 6 months to 7 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Bash Shell.

1 74 (86.05%) Python
2 69 (80.23%) Linux
3 55 (63.95%) Windows
4 47 (54.65%) PowerShell
4 47 (54.65%) Ansible
5 44 (51.16%) AWS
6 43 (50.00%) Kubernetes
7 41 (47.67%) Azure
8 40 (46.51%) Docker
9 37 (43.02%) DevOps
10 31 (36.05%) Puppet
10 31 (36.05%) VMware
10 31 (36.05%) Terraform
11 28 (32.56%) Open Source
12 25 (29.07%) Jenkins
13 24 (27.91%) GCP
14 23 (26.74%) Windows Server
14 23 (26.74%) Opscode Chef
15 22 (25.58%) Mentoring
16 21 (24.42%) Git (software)
16 21 (24.42%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 20 (23.26%) High Availability
18 18 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
18 18 (20.93%) Red Hat
19 17 (19.77%) Microsoft
19 17 (19.77%) Google
19 17 (19.77%) Go
20 16 (18.60%) Infrastructure as Code
20 16 (18.60%) Architectural Design
21 15 (17.44%) E-Commerce

Bash Shell
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 6 (6.98%) IIS
2 4 (4.65%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (4.65%) OpenStack
2 4 (4.65%) SAS
3 2 (2.33%) Apache Solr
3 2 (2.33%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.33%) CMS
3 2 (2.33%) Drupal
3 2 (2.33%) WordPress
4 1 (1.16%) Apache
4 1 (1.16%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Magento
1 1 (1.16%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 44 (51.16%) AWS
2 41 (47.67%) Azure
3 24 (27.91%) GCP
4 7 (8.14%) GitHub
5 5 (5.81%) AWS CodePipeline
5 5 (5.81%) PaaS
6 4 (4.65%) Datadog
6 4 (4.65%) IaaS
6 4 (4.65%) OpenShift
6 4 (4.65%) Power Platform
7 3 (3.49%) SaaS
8 2 (2.33%) npm
8 2 (2.33%) Slack
9 1 (1.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (1.16%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (1.16%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.63%) TCP/IP
2 5 (5.81%) Firewall
2 5 (5.81%) SAN
3 3 (3.49%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (3.49%) tcpdump
3 3 (3.49%) Wireshark
4 2 (2.33%) 802.11
4 2 (2.33%) FTP
4 2 (2.33%) HTTP
4 2 (2.33%) Internet
4 2 (2.33%) NetScaler
4 2 (2.33%) Skype
4 2 (2.33%) SNMP
4 2 (2.33%) VPN
5 1 (1.16%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.98%) Big Data
2 4 (4.65%) Power BI
3 3 (3.49%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.33%) Apache Accumulo
4 2 (2.33%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.33%) Neo4j
4 2 (2.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.16%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (1.16%) MySQL
5 1 (1.16%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.16%) OrientDB
5 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 25 (29.07%) Jenkins
2 21 (24.42%) Git (software)
3 7 (8.14%) GitLab
4 6 (6.98%) Bitbucket
5 5 (5.81%) CircleCI
5 5 (5.81%) Subversion
5 5 (5.81%) TeamCity
6 4 (4.65%) RStudio
7 2 (2.33%) Axure RP
7 2 (2.33%) Burp Suite
7 2 (2.33%) Metasploit
7 2 (2.33%) PHPUnit
7 2 (2.33%) Xdebug
8 1 (1.16%) JIRA
8 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 13 (15.12%) Law
2 8 (9.30%) Retail
3 7 (8.14%) Finance
4 5 (5.81%) Billing
5 4 (4.65%) Financial Institution
5 4 (4.65%) Spanish Language
6 3 (3.49%) Legal
7 2 (2.33%) Electronics
8 1 (1.16%) Automotive
8 1 (1.16%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (26.74%) DevOps Engineer
2 21 (24.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (15.12%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 12 (13.95%) Linux Engineer
5 9 (10.47%) Administrator
6 8 (9.30%) Automation Engineer
6 8 (9.30%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (8.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 7 (8.14%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 7 (8.14%) Analyst
7 7 (8.14%) Cloud Engineer
7 7 (8.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (8.14%) Server Engineer
8 6 (6.98%) Cloud Automation Engineer
8 6 (6.98%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (6.98%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (6.98%) Windows Engineer
8 6 (6.98%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (5.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (5.81%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.28%) Web Services
2 9 (10.47%) Node.js
3 7 (8.14%) JSON
3 7 (8.14%) LAMP
4 4 (4.65%) YAML
5 3 (3.49%) Symfony
5 3 (3.49%) Vue.js
6 2 (2.33%) 802.1X
6 2 (2.33%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.33%) CSS
6 2 (2.33%) HTML
6 2 (2.33%) Kafka
6 2 (2.33%) Laravel
6 2 (2.33%) React
6 2 (2.33%) REST
6 2 (2.33%) SOAP
6 2 (2.33%) XHTML
6 2 (2.33%) XML
6 2 (2.33%) XML-RPC
7 1 (1.16%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.14%) Private Cloud
1 7 (8.14%) Public Cloud
2 5 (5.81%) Cyberthreat
2 5 (5.81%) Derivative
3 4 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.65%) Enterprise Cloud
3 4 (4.65%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (3.49%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.49%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (2.33%) Infotainment
5 2 (2.33%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (2.33%) User Experience
6 1 (1.16%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 69 (80.23%) Linux
2 55 (63.95%) Windows
3 23 (26.74%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.33%) Android
5 2 (2.33%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.33%) Kali Linux
5 2 (2.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (43.02%) DevOps
2 28 (32.56%) Open Source
3 22 (25.58%) Mentoring
4 21 (24.42%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 20 (23.26%) High Availability
6 16 (18.60%) Architectural Design
6 16 (18.60%) Infrastructure as Code
7 15 (17.44%) E-Commerce
8 11 (12.79%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (11.63%) Infrastructure Automation
9 10 (11.63%) Microservices
10 8 (9.30%) Incident Management
11 7 (8.14%) Technical Leadership
12 6 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (6.98%) Analytics
12 6 (6.98%) Data Protection
12 6 (6.98%) Problem Management
12 6 (6.98%) Scrum
12 6 (6.98%) Software Delivery
12 6 (6.98%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 74 (86.05%) Python
2 47 (54.65%) PowerShell
3 17 (19.77%) Go
4 10 (11.63%) C++
4 10 (11.63%) Perl
5 6 (6.98%) Ruby
6 5 (5.81%) Java
7 4 (4.65%) JavaScript
7 4 (4.65%) R
7 4 (4.65%) SQL
8 3 (3.49%) C
8 3 (3.49%) PHP
9 2 (2.33%) C#
9 2 (2.33%) Lua
9 2 (2.33%) PHP 7
9 2 (2.33%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.16%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.16%) Scala
10 1 (1.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (8.14%) MCSA
1 7 (8.14%) MCSE
1 7 (8.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (8.14%) RHCE
1 7 (8.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (3.49%) Degree
2 3 (3.49%) GCFA
2 3 (3.49%) GCIA
2 3 (3.49%) GCIH
2 3 (3.49%) GREM
2 3 (3.49%) SANS
2 3 (3.49%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.49%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.16%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) QA
System Software
1 40 (46.51%) Docker
2 18 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (9.30%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.65%) XenApp
4 4 (4.65%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (2.33%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 2 (2.33%) Firmware
5 2 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 47 (54.65%) Ansible
2 43 (50.00%) Kubernetes
3 31 (36.05%) Puppet
3 31 (36.05%) Terraform
4 23 (26.74%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (4.65%) Docker Swarm
5 4 (4.65%) Rancher
6 3 (3.49%) CSIRT
6 3 (3.49%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 2 (2.33%) Data Guard
7 2 (2.33%) Nessus
7 2 (2.33%) Nmap
7 2 (2.33%) Salt
8 1 (1.16%) Kibana
8 1 (1.16%) logstash
8 1 (1.16%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 31 (36.05%) VMware
2 18 (20.93%) Red Hat
3 17 (19.77%) Google
3 17 (19.77%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.65%) Citrix
4 4 (4.65%) MicroStrategy
4 4 (4.65%) NetApp
4 4 (4.65%) New Relic
4 4 (4.65%) Oracle
5 2 (2.33%) Cisco
5 2 (2.33%) Dell
5 2 (2.33%) F5
5 2 (2.33%) HP
5 2 (2.33%) JDA
6 1 (1.16%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.16%) hybris
6 1 (1.16%) IBM
6 1 (1.16%) Splunk