Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bash Shell
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 195 236 266
Rank change year-on-year +41 +30 +18
Permanent jobs citing Bash Shell 106 97 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.21% 0.98% 0.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.75% 1.83% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 84 96 102
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +11.11% -20.00%
10th Percentile £31,625 £27,500 £29,675
90th Percentile £60,000 £53,750 £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 3,853 5,311 5,229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 44.16% 53.39% 43.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3,281 4,622 4,367
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 £23,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +2 34 £50,000 +19.76% 7
Coventry +16 23 £47,500 +18.75%
Shropshire - 20 £60,000 -
Worcestershire +7 5 £45,000 +45.16%
Dudley - 5 £26,000 -
Warwickshire +23 4 £42,000 +29.23% 1
Staffordshire +14 1 £40,000 +26.98%
Solihull 0 1 - -
Wolverhampton - 1 £37,500 -
Bash Shell
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 82 (77.36%) Python
2 66 (62.26%) Linux
3 57 (53.77%) SQL
4 54 (50.94%) Ansible
5 52 (49.06%) DevOps
6 44 (41.51%) Perl
7 43 (40.57%) Java
8 41 (38.68%) PowerShell
9 40 (37.74%) Windows
10 37 (34.91%) Windows Server
11 33 (31.13%) Agile Software Development
12 27 (25.47%) Ruby
12 27 (25.47%) Apache
12 27 (25.47%) DNS
12 27 (25.47%) Jenkins
13 26 (24.53%) Git (software)
13 26 (24.53%) Amazon AWS
13 26 (24.53%) Puppet
14 25 (23.58%) VMware Infrastructure
14 25 (23.58%) Scrum
14 25 (23.58%) VMware
15 24 (22.64%) Tomcat
15 24 (22.64%) Opscode Chef
15 24 (22.64%) Docker
16 23 (21.70%) IaaS
16 23 (21.70%) Terraform
16 23 (21.70%) Unix
16 23 (21.70%) JavaScript
16 23 (21.70%) PaaS
17 22 (20.75%) nginx

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 27 (25.47%) Apache
2 24 (22.64%) Tomcat
3 22 (20.75%) nginx
4 18 (16.98%) Confluence
5 14 (13.21%) Exchange Server 2003
5 14 (13.21%) MS Exchange
6 4 (3.77%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (2.83%) Oracle Application Server
7 3 (2.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.94%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (2.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.94%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.94%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 26 (24.53%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (21.70%) IaaS
2 23 (21.70%) PaaS
3 22 (20.75%) AWS CloudFormation
4 20 (18.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (18.87%) SaaS
5 14 (13.21%) Office 365
6 12 (11.32%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (7.55%) Amazon S3
8 5 (4.72%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (3.77%) Amazon ELB
9 4 (3.77%) Amazon SQS
9 4 (3.77%) CloudFront
9 4 (3.77%) Route 53
9 4 (3.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (1.89%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.94%) GitHub
11 1 (0.94%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 27 (25.47%) DNS
2 19 (17.92%) Firewall
3 17 (16.04%) SSL
4 14 (13.21%) Remote Desktop
4 14 (13.21%) SAN
5 8 (7.55%) IPsec
5 8 (7.55%) IPv6
5 8 (7.55%) LAN
5 8 (7.55%) Spanning Tree
5 8 (7.55%) VLAN
5 8 (7.55%) VSAN
5 8 (7.55%) WAN
6 7 (6.60%) Internet
7 5 (4.72%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.94%) ADSL
8 1 (0.94%) Broadband
8 1 (0.94%) DHCP
8 1 (0.94%) SMS
8 1 (0.94%) VDSL
8 1 (0.94%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.15%) MongoDB
1 15 (14.15%) MySQL
1 15 (14.15%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (12.26%) NoSQL
3 12 (11.32%) DB2
4 11 (10.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 8 (7.55%) Amazon RDS
6 7 (6.60%) Oracle Database
7 4 (3.77%) SQL Server
8 3 (2.83%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (2.83%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 1 (0.94%) Big Data
9 1 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 27 (25.47%) Jenkins
2 26 (24.53%) Git (software)
3 21 (19.81%) GoCD
4 20 (18.87%) JIRA
4 20 (18.87%) Subversion
5 18 (16.98%) Vagrant
6 17 (16.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 17 (16.04%) Bitbucket
7 8 (7.55%) TeamCity
8 5 (4.72%) CircleCI
8 5 (4.72%) Codeship
9 2 (1.89%) Artifactory
9 2 (1.89%) StarTeam
9 2 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.94%) gulp
10 1 (0.94%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.94%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.94%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (6.60%) Automotive
1 7 (6.60%) Finance
2 4 (3.77%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.89%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.89%) Avionics
3 2 (1.89%) Retail
4 1 (0.94%) Advertising
4 1 (0.94%) Electronics
4 1 (0.94%) Front Office
4 1 (0.94%) Publishing
4 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (32.08%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (16.98%) Applications Engineer
3 11 (10.38%) Implementation Engineer
4 9 (8.49%) Senior Implementation Engineer
5 8 (7.55%) Analyst
5 8 (7.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (6.60%) Applications Support
6 7 (6.60%) Linux Engineer
6 7 (6.60%) Support Engineer
7 6 (5.66%) Administrator
7 6 (5.66%) Applications Support Engineer
7 6 (5.66%) AWS DevOps
7 6 (5.66%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 6 (5.66%) AWS Engineer
8 5 (4.72%) Operations Analyst
8 5 (4.72%) Senior Applications Engineer
8 5 (4.72%) Senior Applications Support
8 5 (4.72%) Senior DevOps
8 5 (4.72%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 5 (4.72%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.04%) REST
2 8 (7.55%) CSS
2 8 (7.55%) HTML
3 7 (6.60%) .NET
3 7 (6.60%) Elastic Stack
4 6 (5.66%) Web Services
5 5 (4.72%) AngularJS
5 5 (4.72%) Java EE
6 4 (3.77%) jQuery
6 4 (3.77%) React
7 1 (0.94%) Angular 2
7 1 (0.94%) CSS3
7 1 (0.94%) HTML5
7 1 (0.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.32%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (10.38%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (7.55%) Computer Science
3 8 (7.55%) Fat Client
3 8 (7.55%) HP StoreVirtual
3 8 (7.55%) Thin Client
4 7 (6.60%) Virtual Team
5 5 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.72%) Public Cloud
6 3 (2.83%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.89%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.89%) Minimum Viable Product
8 1 (0.94%) Equities
8 1 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.94%) Infotainment
8 1 (0.94%) LPAR
8 1 (0.94%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.94%) Raspberry Pi
8 1 (0.94%) Replication
8 1 (0.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 66 (62.26%) Linux
2 40 (37.74%) Windows
3 37 (34.91%) Windows Server
4 23 (21.70%) Unix
5 13 (12.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (10.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.89%) CentOS
7 2 (1.89%) Debian
7 2 (1.89%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.94%) AIX
8 1 (0.94%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.94%) Fedora
8 1 (0.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (49.06%) DevOps
2 33 (31.13%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (23.58%) Scrum
4 19 (17.92%) Problem-Solving
5 17 (16.04%) Open Source
5 17 (16.04%) Root Cause Analysis
6 16 (15.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 14 (13.21%) Configuration Management
8 10 (9.43%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (8.49%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (8.49%) Microservices
9 9 (8.49%) Software Engineering
10 8 (7.55%) ITIL
10 8 (7.55%) Server Virtualisation
11 7 (6.60%) Incident Management
12 6 (5.66%) Coaching
12 6 (5.66%) ITSM
12 6 (5.66%) Kanban
12 6 (5.66%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (5.66%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 82 (77.36%) Python
2 57 (53.77%) SQL
3 44 (41.51%) Perl
4 43 (40.57%) Java
5 41 (38.68%) PowerShell
6 27 (25.47%) Ruby
7 23 (21.70%) JavaScript
8 19 (17.92%) PHP
9 6 (5.66%) C#
10 4 (3.77%) Jython
10 4 (3.77%) Korn
11 3 (2.83%) C
11 3 (2.83%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.89%) C++
12 2 (1.89%) VB
13 1 (0.94%) ES6
13 1 (0.94%) Go
Qualifications
1 21 (19.81%) Degree
2 7 (6.60%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (6.60%) Master's Degree
3 6 (5.66%) HNC
3 6 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (5.66%) RHCSA
3 6 (5.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (4.72%) MCP
4 5 (4.72%) MCSA
5 3 (2.83%) RHCE
6 1 (0.94%) CCNA
6 1 (0.94%) CCNP
6 1 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.94%) HND
6 1 (0.94%) Linux+ Certification
6 1 (0.94%) LPIC
6 1 (0.94%) MCSE
6 1 (0.94%) RHCA
6 1 (0.94%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.49%) SLA
2 4 (3.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (23.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (22.64%) Docker
3 19 (17.92%) vSphere
4 14 (13.21%) Active Directory
4 14 (13.21%) Hyper-V
4 14 (13.21%) XenDesktop
5 13 (12.26%) XenApp
6 8 (7.55%) Forefront TMG
6 8 (7.55%) Terminal Services
6 8 (7.55%) VMware NSX
7 6 (5.66%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (3.77%) Xen
9 3 (2.83%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.94%) Cygwin
10 1 (0.94%) Firmware
10 1 (0.94%) Samba
10 1 (0.94%) Squid
10 1 (0.94%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 54 (50.94%) Ansible
2 26 (24.53%) Puppet
3 24 (22.64%) Opscode Chef
4 23 (21.70%) Terraform
5 6 (5.66%) Docker Swarm
5 6 (5.66%) Kubernetes
5 6 (5.66%) Nagios
6 5 (4.72%) CFEngine
7 4 (3.77%) Graphite
7 4 (3.77%) Kibana
7 4 (3.77%) logstash
7 4 (3.77%) SmoothWall
8 3 (2.83%) Data Guard
8 3 (2.83%) HP Data Protector
8 3 (2.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 3 (2.83%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.94%) Oracle ZFS
9 1 (0.94%) Simpana
Vendors
1 25 (23.58%) VMware
2 21 (19.81%) Cisco
3 20 (18.87%) NetApp
4 19 (17.92%) Citrix
5 17 (16.04%) Atlassian
5 17 (16.04%) HP
6 16 (15.09%) Microsoft
7 14 (13.21%) Dell
7 14 (13.21%) Red Hat
8 10 (9.43%) Oracle
9 8 (7.55%) CheckPoint
9 8 (7.55%) Dell Compellent
9 8 (7.55%) ServiceNow
9 8 (7.55%) SonicWALL
10 6 (5.66%) Google
11 4 (3.77%) McAfee
11 4 (3.77%) SolarWinds
12 1 (0.94%) Adobe
12 1 (0.94%) IBM
12 1 (0.94%) Sybase