Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bash Shell
England > West Midlands
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 225 214 273
Rank change year-on-year -11 +59 -2
Permanent jobs citing Bash Shell 95 110 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.97% 1.05% 0.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.90% 2.29% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 78 133 40
West Midlands median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% -3.41% +35.38%
10th Percentile £28,750 £25,050 £27,500
90th Percentile £74,125 £68,500 £63,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.77% +6.00% -

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 4,990 4,805 4,789
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 50.93% 45.84% 46.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4,208 4,064 4,205
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.27% +5.33%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £57,500
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 January 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 16 January 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 +21 32 £40,000 -36.00% 14
Coventry -12 11 £47,500 +31.94% 2
Staffordshire +17 10 £45,000 +44.00% 1
Warwickshire -36 9 £32,500 +15.04% 2
Shropshire +2 7 £47,500 -13.64% 1
Solihull - 7 £35,000 -
Worcestershire +3 4 £41,250 +37.50%
Bash Shell
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 69 (72.63%) Linux
2 58 (61.05%) Python
3 45 (47.37%) Windows
4 33 (34.74%) PowerShell
5 32 (33.68%) Perl
6 26 (27.37%) Apache
6 26 (27.37%) Ruby
6 26 (27.37%) DevOps
7 25 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
8 22 (23.16%) Ansible
8 22 (23.16%) VMware
8 22 (23.16%) DNS
9 21 (22.11%) Amazon AWS
10 20 (21.05%) CentOS
10 20 (21.05%) Jenkins
11 18 (18.95%) Microsoft
11 18 (18.95%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (16.84%) LAMP
12 16 (16.84%) NetApp
12 16 (16.84%) Puppet
12 16 (16.84%) VMware Infrastructure
12 16 (16.84%) Git (software)
12 16 (16.84%) Open Source
13 15 (15.79%) Red Hat
13 15 (15.79%) Active Directory
13 15 (15.79%) Java
13 15 (15.79%) Firewall
13 15 (15.79%) Windows Server
14 14 (14.74%) JavaScript
14 14 (14.74%) MySQL

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 (27.37%) Apache
2 11 (11.58%) OpenStack
3 9 (9.47%) Tomcat
4 6 (6.32%) nginx
5 3 (3.16%) Confluence
5 3 (3.16%) WordPress
6 2 (2.11%) CMS
6 2 (2.11%) Drupal
7 1 (1.05%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (1.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 25 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (22.11%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (7.37%) IaaS
4 4 (4.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (3.16%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (3.16%) PaaS
6 2 (2.11%) Linode
7 1 (1.05%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 22 (23.16%) DNS
2 15 (15.79%) Firewall
3 14 (14.74%) VPN
4 10 (10.53%) DHCP
5 9 (9.47%) 802.11
5 9 (9.47%) HTTP
5 9 (9.47%) SNMP
6 6 (6.32%) Internet
7 4 (4.21%) TCP/IP
8 3 (3.16%) SAN
8 3 (3.16%) SSH
8 3 (3.16%) SSL
9 2 (2.11%) NaaS
10 1 (1.05%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (1.05%) IPsec
10 1 (1.05%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.74%) MySQL
2 8 (8.42%) SQL Server
3 7 (7.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (7.37%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.16%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.11%) Big Data
6 1 (1.05%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.05%) QlikView
6 1 (1.05%) Redis
Development Applications
1 20 (21.05%) Jenkins
2 16 (16.84%) Git (software)
3 9 (9.47%) TeamCity
4 5 (5.26%) Subversion
5 3 (3.16%) JIRA
6 2 (2.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (2.11%) Bitbucket
6 2 (2.11%) GoCD
6 2 (2.11%) PEAR
6 2 (2.11%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.05%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (1.05%) StarTeam
General
1 5 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.16%) Finance
3 2 (2.11%) Front Office
3 2 (2.11%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.05%) Advertising
4 1 (1.05%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.05%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 14 (14.74%) Developer
2 12 (12.63%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (11.58%) Analyst
3 11 (11.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (10.53%) Administrator
4 10 (10.53%) Senior Developer
5 9 (9.47%) Penetration Tester
5 9 (9.47%) Senior Penetration Tester
5 9 (9.47%) Senior Tester
5 9 (9.47%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (9.47%) Tester
6 8 (8.42%) Linux Administrator
6 8 (8.42%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 8 (8.42%) Python Developer
6 8 (8.42%) Senior Python Developer
6 8 (8.42%) Technical Analyst
7 7 (7.37%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (6.32%) Architect
8 6 (6.32%) DevOps Architect
8 6 (6.32%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (16.84%) LAMP
2 13 (13.68%) Web Services
3 12 (12.63%) CSS
4 11 (11.58%) LEMP Stack
5 10 (10.53%) HTML
6 9 (9.47%) 802.1X
7 4 (4.21%) Laravel
8 3 (3.16%) .NET
9 2 (2.11%) AngularJS
9 2 (2.11%) LAPP Stack
9 2 (2.11%) REST
9 2 (2.11%) Symfony
9 2 (2.11%) Yii
10 1 (1.05%) Angular 2
10 1 (1.05%) CodeIgniter
10 1 (1.05%) CSS3
10 1 (1.05%) Node.js
10 1 (1.05%) React
10 1 (1.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (1.05%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.68%) Linux Command Line
2 11 (11.58%) Data Centre
3 7 (7.37%) Clustering
3 7 (7.37%) Handset
4 3 (3.16%) Replication
5 2 (2.11%) Equities
5 2 (2.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.11%) PKI
6 1 (1.05%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.05%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.05%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.05%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.05%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 69 (72.63%) Linux
2 45 (47.37%) Windows
3 20 (21.05%) CentOS
4 15 (15.79%) Windows Server
5 10 (10.53%) Ubuntu
6 8 (8.42%) Mac OS X
7 6 (6.32%) Debian
8 3 (3.16%) Unix
9 1 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (27.37%) DevOps
2 18 (18.95%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (16.84%) Open Source
4 14 (14.74%) Configuration Management
4 14 (14.74%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (9.47%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (9.47%) Patch Management
5 9 (9.47%) Penetration Testing
5 9 (9.47%) Security Architecture
5 9 (9.47%) Social Engineering
5 9 (9.47%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 7 (7.37%) Business Continuity
6 7 (7.37%) Business Continuity Planning
6 7 (7.37%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (7.37%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (6.32%) Integration Testing
7 6 (6.32%) Use Case
7 6 (6.32%) Web Operations
8 5 (5.26%) Front End Development
8 5 (5.26%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 58 (61.05%) Python
2 33 (34.74%) PowerShell
3 32 (33.68%) Perl
4 26 (27.37%) Ruby
5 15 (15.79%) Java
6 14 (14.74%) JavaScript
7 13 (13.68%) C
7 13 (13.68%) C#
8 10 (10.53%) Shell Script
9 9 (9.47%) Lua
9 9 (9.47%) PHP
9 9 (9.47%) VB
10 7 (7.37%) VBScript
11 5 (5.26%) SQL
12 4 (4.21%) C++
13 3 (3.16%) Go
14 1 (1.05%) Bourne shell
14 1 (1.05%) PHP 5
14 1 (1.05%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (9.47%) CHECK Team Leader
1 9 (9.47%) CHECK Team Member
1 9 (9.47%) OSCP
2 6 (6.32%) MCSA
2 6 (6.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.16%) CCNA
3 3 (3.16%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.16%) Degree
3 3 (3.16%) MCSE
3 3 (3.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (2.11%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.11%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.05%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.05%) VCP5
5 1 (1.05%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.32%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (16.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (15.79%) Active Directory
3 9 (9.47%) vSphere
4 8 (8.42%) Samba
4 8 (8.42%) Squid
5 7 (7.37%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (6.32%) Docker
6 6 (6.32%) Hyper-V
7 5 (5.26%) iptables
8 3 (3.16%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (2.11%) Ceph
9 2 (2.11%) Gluster
9 2 (2.11%) KVM
9 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (1.05%) Firmware
10 1 (1.05%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 22 (23.16%) Ansible
2 16 (16.84%) Puppet
3 8 (8.42%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (7.37%) vCenter Server
5 6 (6.32%) Terraform
6 5 (5.26%) NetBackup
7 3 (3.16%) Backup Exec
7 3 (3.16%) Docker Swarm
7 3 (3.16%) HAProxy
7 3 (3.16%) Nagios
7 3 (3.16%) vRealize
8 2 (2.11%) Kubernetes
8 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (2.11%) QRadar
8 2 (2.11%) SCDPM
9 1 (1.05%) FortiGate
9 1 (1.05%) PowerCLI
9 1 (1.05%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (23.16%) VMware
2 18 (18.95%) Microsoft
3 16 (16.84%) NetApp
4 15 (15.79%) Red Hat
5 13 (13.68%) Cisco
6 7 (7.37%) Juniper
7 5 (5.26%) SolarWinds
8 4 (4.21%) AppDynamics
8 4 (4.21%) ServiceNow
8 4 (4.21%) Veeam
9 3 (3.16%) Oracle
9 3 (3.16%) SaltStack
9 3 (3.16%) Zend
10 2 (2.11%) 3PAR
10 2 (2.11%) Atlassian
10 2 (2.11%) HP
10 2 (2.11%) Intel
10 2 (2.11%) Sybase
11 1 (1.05%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.05%) Google