Period
to 17 November 2018

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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bash Shell
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 203 233 244
Rank change year-on-year +30 +11 +30
Permanent jobs citing Bash Shell 90 96 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.07% 0.94% 0.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.46% 1.82% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 75 85 132
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -9.09%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £28,588
90th Percentile £60,000 £70,250 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 3,662 5,274 5,301
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 43.39% 51.81% 45.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3,081 4,565 4,428
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £58,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £52,225 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.45% +5.26% +5.56%

Bash Shell
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Bash Shell as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Bash Shell in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

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 17 November 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
Birmingham -13 27 £50,000 +17.65% 6
Coventry +25 26 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Shropshire +20 15 £57,500 +21.05%
Dudley - 7 £26,000 -
Warwickshire +32 4 £42,000 +29.23% 2
Worcestershire -4 1 £32,500 -
Bash Shell
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, 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 71 (78.89%) Python
2 56 (62.22%) Linux
3 46 (51.11%) SQL
4 41 (45.56%) Ansible
4 41 (45.56%) DevOps
5 33 (36.67%) PowerShell
5 33 (36.67%) Windows
6 32 (35.56%) Java
6 32 (35.56%) Perl
6 32 (35.56%) Windows Server
7 28 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
8 25 (27.78%) Puppet
9 23 (25.56%) PaaS
9 23 (25.56%) Amazon AWS
9 23 (25.56%) IaaS
9 23 (25.56%) JavaScript
10 22 (24.44%) DNS
10 22 (24.44%) Cisco
10 22 (24.44%) AWS CloudFormation
10 22 (24.44%) Degree
11 21 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 21 (23.33%) SaaS
11 21 (23.33%) Unix
11 21 (23.33%) Firewall
11 21 (23.33%) VMware
11 21 (23.33%) Problem-Solving
12 20 (22.22%) Scrum
12 20 (22.22%) Citrix
12 20 (22.22%) NetApp

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 18 (20.00%) Apache
1 18 (20.00%) nginx
1 18 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 13 (14.44%) Exchange Server 2003
2 13 (14.44%) MS Exchange
3 12 (13.33%) Confluence
4 3 (3.33%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (3.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (4.44%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (25.56%) Amazon AWS
1 23 (25.56%) IaaS
1 23 (25.56%) PaaS
2 22 (24.44%) AWS CloudFormation
3 21 (23.33%) SaaS
4 18 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (14.44%) Office 365
6 8 (8.89%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (8.89%) Amazon S3
7 5 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (4.44%) Amazon ELB
8 4 (4.44%) Amazon SQS
8 4 (4.44%) Route 53
8 4 (4.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (1.11%) GitHub
9 1 (1.11%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 22 (24.44%) DNS
2 21 (23.33%) Firewall
3 13 (14.44%) Remote Desktop
3 13 (14.44%) SAN
4 12 (13.33%) SSL
5 10 (11.11%) LAN
5 10 (11.11%) WAN
6 8 (8.89%) IPsec
6 8 (8.89%) IPv6
6 8 (8.89%) Spanning Tree
6 8 (8.89%) VLAN
6 8 (8.89%) VSAN
7 5 (5.56%) TCP/IP
8 4 (4.44%) ADSL
8 4 (4.44%) Broadband
8 4 (4.44%) Internet
8 4 (4.44%) VDSL
8 4 (4.44%) xDSL
9 3 (3.33%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.89%) MySQL
2 16 (17.78%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (16.67%) NoSQL
4 13 (14.44%) DB2
5 12 (13.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 12 (13.33%) MongoDB
6 4 (4.44%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (3.33%) Oracle Database
7 3 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (3.33%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 1 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 18 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 15 (16.67%) Subversion
3 14 (15.56%) JIRA
4 12 (13.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 12 (13.33%) Bitbucket
4 12 (13.33%) GoCD
4 12 (13.33%) Vagrant
5 6 (6.67%) TeamCity
6 5 (5.56%) CircleCI
6 5 (5.56%) Codeship
7 2 (2.22%) StarTeam
7 2 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.11%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (1.11%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (7.78%) Automotive
2 5 (5.56%) Finance
3 4 (4.44%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.44%) Publishing
3 4 (4.44%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.22%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.22%) Avionics
4 2 (2.22%) Retail
5 1 (1.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 31 (34.44%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (17.78%) Applications Engineer
3 12 (13.33%) Implementation Engineer
4 10 (11.11%) Senior Implementation Engineer
5 8 (8.89%) Analyst
6 7 (7.78%) Applications Support
6 7 (7.78%) AWS DevOps
6 7 (7.78%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 7 (7.78%) AWS Engineer
6 7 (7.78%) Operations Analyst
6 7 (7.78%) Support Engineer
7 6 (6.67%) Applications Support Engineer
8 5 (5.56%) Administrator
8 5 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.56%) Senior Applications Engineer
8 5 (5.56%) Senior Applications Support
8 5 (5.56%) Senior Support Engineer
9 3 (3.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 3 (3.33%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
9 3 (3.33%) Senior Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.33%) REST
2 7 (7.78%) CSS
2 7 (7.78%) HTML
3 5 (5.56%) .NET
3 5 (5.56%) Java EE
4 4 (4.44%) AngularJS
4 4 (4.44%) jQuery
4 4 (4.44%) React
5 3 (3.33%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (1.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.44%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (8.89%) Fat Client
3 8 (8.89%) HP StoreVirtual
3 8 (8.89%) Thin Client
4 7 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (5.56%) Computer Science
5 5 (5.56%) Public Cloud
5 5 (5.56%) Virtual Team
6 4 (4.44%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.11%) Infotainment
7 1 (1.11%) LPAR
7 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.11%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 56 (62.22%) Linux
2 33 (36.67%) Windows
3 32 (35.56%) Windows Server
4 21 (23.33%) Unix
5 15 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (12.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (4.44%) Embedded Linux
8 3 (3.33%) CentOS
9 2 (2.22%) Debian
9 2 (2.22%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.11%) AIX
10 1 (1.11%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (45.56%) DevOps
2 28 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (23.33%) Problem-Solving
4 20 (22.22%) Scrum
5 15 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 14 (15.56%) Open Source
7 12 (13.33%) Configuration Management
7 12 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
8 10 (11.11%) Microservices
9 9 (10.00%) Incident Management
9 9 (10.00%) Software Engineering
10 8 (8.89%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (8.89%) ITIL
10 8 (8.89%) Server Virtualisation
11 7 (7.78%) Infrastructure Management
11 7 (7.78%) ITSM
11 7 (7.78%) Service Delivery
11 7 (7.78%) Virtual Infrastructure
12 6 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (78.89%) Python
2 46 (51.11%) SQL
3 33 (36.67%) PowerShell
4 32 (35.56%) Java
4 32 (35.56%) Perl
5 23 (25.56%) JavaScript
6 20 (22.22%) Ruby
7 19 (21.11%) PHP
8 5 (5.56%) C#
9 3 (3.33%) C
9 3 (3.33%) Korn
9 3 (3.33%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.22%) C++
Qualifications
1 22 (24.44%) Degree
2 10 (11.11%) HNC
3 6 (6.67%) MCP
3 6 (6.67%) MCSA
3 6 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (5.56%) RHCSA
5 4 (4.44%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (4.44%) HND
5 4 (4.44%) Master's Degree
6 3 (3.33%) RHCE
7 1 (1.11%) CCNA
7 1 (1.11%) CCNP
7 1 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.11%) Linux+ Certification
7 1 (1.11%) LPIC
7 1 (1.11%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.89%) SLA
2 4 (4.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (22.22%) vSphere
3 16 (17.78%) Docker
4 15 (16.67%) XenApp
5 13 (14.44%) Active Directory
5 13 (14.44%) Hyper-V
5 13 (14.44%) XenDesktop
6 8 (8.89%) Forefront TMG
6 8 (8.89%) Terminal Services
6 8 (8.89%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (8.89%) VMware NSX
7 3 (3.33%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (1.11%) KVM
8 1 (1.11%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 41 (45.56%) Ansible
2 25 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
2 25 (27.78%) Puppet
3 17 (18.89%) Terraform
4 5 (5.56%) CFEngine
4 5 (5.56%) Docker Swarm
5 4 (4.44%) SmoothWall
6 3 (3.33%) Data Guard
6 3 (3.33%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (3.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (3.33%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (2.22%) Kubernetes
7 2 (2.22%) Nagios
Vendors
1 22 (24.44%) Cisco
2 21 (23.33%) VMware
3 20 (22.22%) Citrix
3 20 (22.22%) NetApp
4 17 (18.89%) Microsoft
5 16 (17.78%) HP
6 14 (15.56%) Red Hat
7 13 (14.44%) Atlassian
7 13 (14.44%) Dell
8 10 (11.11%) ServiceNow
9 8 (8.89%) CheckPoint
9 8 (8.89%) Dell Compellent
9 8 (8.89%) SonicWALL
10 5 (5.56%) Google
11 4 (4.44%) McAfee
11 4 (4.44%) SolarWinds
12 3 (3.33%) Oracle
13 1 (1.11%) IBM