Period
to 16 December 2017

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 16 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bash Shell
England > West Midlands
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 220 224 261
Rank change year-on-year +4 +37 +17
Permanent jobs citing Bash Shell 98 111 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.98% 1.00% 0.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.90% 2.17% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 82 142 46
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -9.09% +35.38%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £66,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% 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 5149 5114 4991
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 51.52% 46.06% 47.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4391 4295 4399
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +1.33%
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £59,750 £58,750 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 16 December 2017.

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 16 December 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
Birmingham +22 41 £42,500 -32.00% 1
Coventry -7 9 £47,500 +31.94%
Warwickshire -19 9 £32,500 +30.00%
Staffordshire +18 7 £39,500 +26.40% 4
Shropshire 0 7 £47,500 -22.45% 1
Solihull - 7 £35,000 -
Worcestershire -2 4 £41,250 +41.03%
Bash Shell
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT jobs citing Bash Shell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Bash Shell.

1 78 (79.59%) Linux
2 54 (55.10%) Python
3 53 (54.08%) Windows
4 41 (41.84%) PowerShell
5 28 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 28 (28.57%) Perl
5 28 (28.57%) VMware
6 26 (26.53%) Apache
6 26 (26.53%) Microsoft
7 25 (25.51%) Active Directory
8 24 (24.49%) NetApp
8 24 (24.49%) VMware Infrastructure
8 24 (24.49%) Ruby
9 23 (23.47%) DevOps
10 22 (22.45%) DNS
11 21 (21.43%) CentOS
11 21 (21.43%) Data Centre
12 20 (20.41%) Ansible
13 19 (19.39%) Jenkins
13 19 (19.39%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (17.35%) VBScript
14 17 (17.35%) Amazon AWS
15 16 (16.33%) Puppet
15 16 (16.33%) MySQL
15 16 (16.33%) Firewall
15 16 (16.33%) LAMP
15 16 (16.33%) Windows Server
16 15 (15.31%) Configuration Management
16 15 (15.31%) JavaScript
16 15 (15.31%) MCSA

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 26 (26.53%) Apache
2 9 (9.18%) OpenStack
2 9 (9.18%) Tomcat
3 6 (6.12%) nginx
4 3 (3.06%) WordPress
5 2 (2.04%) CMS
5 2 (2.04%) Confluence
5 2 (2.04%) Drupal
6 1 (1.02%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.06%) Magento
2 2 (2.04%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 28 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (17.35%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (7.14%) IaaS
4 2 (2.04%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.04%) Linode
4 2 (2.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (22.45%) DNS
2 16 (16.33%) Firewall
3 12 (12.24%) VPN
4 10 (10.20%) DHCP
5 7 (7.14%) 802.11
5 7 (7.14%) HTTP
5 7 (7.14%) SNMP
6 6 (6.12%) Internet
7 4 (4.08%) TCP/IP
8 3 (3.06%) SAN
8 3 (3.06%) SSH
8 3 (3.06%) SSL
9 2 (2.04%) NaaS
10 1 (1.02%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (1.02%) IPsec
10 1 (1.02%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.33%) MySQL
2 8 (8.16%) SQL Server
3 7 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.06%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.04%) Big Data
5 2 (2.04%) Redis
6 1 (1.02%) DB2
6 1 (1.02%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.02%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.02%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.02%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 19 (19.39%) Jenkins
2 15 (15.31%) Git (software)
3 9 (9.18%) TeamCity
4 4 (4.08%) Subversion
5 3 (3.06%) JIRA
6 2 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (2.04%) Bitbucket
6 2 (2.04%) GoCD
6 2 (2.04%) PEAR
6 2 (2.04%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.02%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.02%) JUnit
7 1 (1.02%) Mockito
7 1 (1.02%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (1.02%) Selenium
7 1 (1.02%) StarTeam
7 1 (1.02%) TestNG
General
1 5 (5.10%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.04%) Finance
2 2 (2.04%) Front Office
2 2 (2.04%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.02%) Advertising
3 1 (1.02%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.02%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 18 (18.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (15.31%) Developer
3 11 (11.22%) Analyst
3 11 (11.22%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (10.20%) Senior Developer
5 8 (8.16%) Administrator
5 8 (8.16%) Python Developer
5 8 (8.16%) Senior Python Developer
5 8 (8.16%) Technical Analyst
6 7 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
6 7 (7.14%) Penetration Tester
6 7 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (7.14%) Senior Penetration Tester
6 7 (7.14%) Senior Tester
6 7 (7.14%) Storage Engineer
6 7 (7.14%) Tester
7 6 (6.12%) Architect
7 6 (6.12%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (6.12%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (6.12%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (16.33%) LAMP
2 12 (12.24%) CSS
3 11 (11.22%) LEMP Stack
4 10 (10.20%) HTML
4 10 (10.20%) Web Services
5 7 (7.14%) 802.1X
6 4 (4.08%) Laravel
7 3 (3.06%) AngularJS
7 3 (3.06%) REST
8 2 (2.04%) .NET
8 2 (2.04%) LAPP Stack
8 2 (2.04%) Symfony
8 2 (2.04%) Yii
9 1 (1.02%) Angular 2
9 1 (1.02%) Dropwizard
9 1 (1.02%) Hibernate
9 1 (1.02%) J2EE
9 1 (1.02%) JDBC
9 1 (1.02%) JSF
9 1 (1.02%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 21 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 11 (11.22%) Linux Command Line
3 7 (7.14%) Clustering
3 7 (7.14%) Handset
4 3 (3.06%) Replication
5 2 (2.04%) Equities
5 2 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.04%) PKI
6 1 (1.02%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.02%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.02%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.02%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.02%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.02%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 78 (79.59%) Linux
2 53 (54.08%) Windows
3 21 (21.43%) CentOS
4 16 (16.33%) Windows Server
5 11 (11.22%) Ubuntu
6 8 (8.16%) Mac OS X
7 6 (6.12%) Debian
8 3 (3.06%) Unix
9 2 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (23.47%) DevOps
2 19 (19.39%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (15.31%) Configuration Management
3 15 (15.31%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (13.27%) ITIL
5 11 (11.22%) Open Source
5 11 (11.22%) Root Cause Analysis
6 9 (9.18%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (9.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 7 (7.14%) Business Continuity
7 7 (7.14%) Business Continuity Planning
7 7 (7.14%) Patch Management
7 7 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
7 7 (7.14%) Security Architecture
7 7 (7.14%) Social Engineering
8 6 (6.12%) Integration Testing
8 6 (6.12%) Use Case
8 6 (6.12%) Web Operations
9 5 (5.10%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (5.10%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 54 (55.10%) Python
2 41 (41.84%) PowerShell
3 28 (28.57%) Perl
4 24 (24.49%) Ruby
5 17 (17.35%) VBScript
6 15 (15.31%) JavaScript
7 14 (14.29%) Java
8 11 (11.22%) C
8 11 (11.22%) PHP
9 10 (10.20%) C#
9 10 (10.20%) Shell Script
10 9 (9.18%) VB
11 7 (7.14%) Lua
12 5 (5.10%) C++
12 5 (5.10%) SQL
13 3 (3.06%) Go
14 1 (1.02%) Bourne shell
14 1 (1.02%) PHP 5
14 1 (1.02%) Scala
14 1 (1.02%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (15.31%) MCSA
1 15 (15.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (12.24%) MCSE
3 11 (11.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (7.14%) CHECK Team Leader
4 7 (7.14%) CHECK Team Member
4 7 (7.14%) OSCP
5 3 (3.06%) CCNA
5 3 (3.06%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.06%) Degree
5 3 (3.06%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.04%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.02%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.10%) SLA
2 1 (1.02%) GCP
System Software
1 25 (25.51%) Active Directory
2 24 (24.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 8 (8.16%) Samba
4 8 (8.16%) Squid
5 7 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (7.14%) vSphere
6 6 (6.12%) Docker
6 6 (6.12%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (5.10%) iptables
7 5 (5.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (2.04%) Gluster
8 2 (2.04%) KVM
9 1 (1.02%) Ceph
9 1 (1.02%) Firmware
9 1 (1.02%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 20 (20.41%) Ansible
2 16 (16.33%) Puppet
3 7 (7.14%) NetBackup
3 7 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (7.14%) vCenter Server
4 6 (6.12%) Terraform
5 5 (5.10%) Backup Exec
6 4 (4.08%) Nagios
7 3 (3.06%) HAProxy
7 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 3 (3.06%) SCCM
8 2 (2.04%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (2.04%) Kubernetes
8 2 (2.04%) SCDPM
8 2 (2.04%) SCOM
8 2 (2.04%) WSUS
9 1 (1.02%) Cacti
9 1 (1.02%) FortiGate
9 1 (1.02%) Icinga
9 1 (1.02%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 28 (28.57%) VMware
2 26 (26.53%) Microsoft
3 24 (24.49%) NetApp
4 15 (15.31%) Red Hat
5 13 (13.27%) Cisco
6 7 (7.14%) Juniper
7 4 (4.08%) Veeam
8 3 (3.06%) Oracle
8 3 (3.06%) SaltStack
8 3 (3.06%) Zend
9 2 (2.04%) 3PAR
9 2 (2.04%) Atlassian
9 2 (2.04%) HP
9 2 (2.04%) IBM
9 2 (2.04%) Intel
9 2 (2.04%) LANDesk
9 2 (2.04%) Remedy
9 2 (2.04%) ServiceNow
9 2 (2.04%) Sybase
10 1 (1.02%) SolarWinds