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 3 months to 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bash Shell
England / West Midlands
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 183 218 217
Rank change year-on-year +35 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Bash Shell 34 27 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.70% 0.43% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.40% 1.00% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 31 27 15
Median salary £32,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.77% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £64,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% -  

Bash Shell is in the programming language skills category. The next 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 programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2426 2699 2677
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 50.10% 43.23% 49.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2095 2346 2400
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,750 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.82% +2.50%  

Bash Shell
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Bash Shell as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 24 April 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 3 months to 24 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +38 12 £22,500 -18.18% 4
Coventry +9 7 £40,000 -11.11%
Worcestershire - 7 £31,000 - 1
Shropshire +13 3 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Birmingham +22 1 £40,000 +6.66% 2
West Bromwich - 1 £35,000 -
Bash Shell
England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 81 (97.59%) Linux
2 56 (67.47%) Python
3 42 (50.60%) Web Services
4 40 (48.19%) Amazon AWS
5 39 (46.99%) Docker
5 39 (46.99%) DevOps
6 38 (45.78%) CentOS
7 36 (43.37%) Continuous Integration
7 36 (43.37%) Agile Software Development
8 35 (42.17%) Windows
9 34 (40.96%) Puppet
10 33 (39.76%) Ruby
11 31 (37.35%) Configuration Management
11 31 (37.35%) Microservices
12 29 (34.94%) Terraform
13 27 (32.53%) VMware Infrastructure
13 27 (32.53%) VMware
14 25 (30.12%) Ubuntu
15 24 (28.92%) Apache Cassandra
15 24 (28.92%) Scrum
15 24 (28.92%) JavaScript
15 24 (28.92%) HTML
16 23 (27.71%) Java
16 23 (27.71%) Software Engineering
16 23 (27.71%) Jenkins
16 23 (27.71%) Continuous Delivery
17 22 (26.51%) RESTful
18 21 (25.30%) Analytical Skills
19 20 (24.10%) Opscode Chef
20 19 (22.89%) HornetQ

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 5 (6.02%) Apache
2 4 (4.82%) GlassFish
2 4 (4.82%) JBoss
2 4 (4.82%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.41%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.20%) CMS
4 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.20%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.20%) nginx
4 1 (1.20%) SAS
4 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.20%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (4.82%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 40 (48.19%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (18.07%) AWS CloudFormation
3 7 (8.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.41%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.41%) CloudFront
4 2 (2.41%) SaaS
5 1 (1.20%) IaaS
5 1 (1.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.05%) DNS
2 4 (4.82%) LAN
2 4 (4.82%) WAN
3 3 (3.61%) Internet
4 2 (2.41%) HTTP
4 2 (2.41%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.20%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.20%) VoIP
5 1 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (28.92%) Apache Cassandra
2 9 (10.84%) SQL Server
3 8 (9.64%) Oracle Database
4 7 (8.43%) MongoDB
4 7 (8.43%) MySQL
5 3 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.41%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.20%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (27.71%) Jenkins
2 19 (22.89%) Git (software)
3 15 (18.07%) Vagrant
4 8 (9.64%) GoCD
4 8 (9.64%) Hudson
5 7 (8.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.20%) Concordion
6 1 (1.20%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.20%) JIRA
6 1 (1.20%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.20%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.20%) Selenium
6 1 (1.20%) Subversion
6 1 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.20%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (10.84%) Billing
2 7 (8.43%) Retail
3 2 (2.41%) Banking
3 2 (2.41%) Electronics
4 1 (1.20%) Finance
4 1 (1.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (36.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 20 (24.10%) Senior DevOps
2 20 (24.10%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 17 (20.48%) Linux Engineer
4 10 (12.05%) Developer
5 9 (10.84%) Support Engineer
6 8 (9.64%) Administrator
6 8 (9.64%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (8.43%) AWS Engineer
7 7 (8.43%) IT Engineer
7 7 (8.43%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 7 (8.43%) Linux Support
7 7 (8.43%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 6 (7.23%) Analyst
8 6 (7.23%) AWS Developer
8 6 (7.23%) AWS DevOps
9 5 (6.02%) Cloud Engineer
9 5 (6.02%) IT Support
9 5 (6.02%) Support Analyst
10 4 (4.82%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (50.60%) Web Services
2 24 (28.92%) HTML
3 22 (26.51%) RESTful
4 19 (22.89%) HornetQ
5 16 (19.28%) LAMP
5 16 (19.28%) Node.js
6 15 (18.07%) ActiveMQ
6 15 (18.07%) JMS
6 15 (18.07%) Kafka
6 15 (18.07%) LEMP Stack
7 2 (2.41%) CSS
7 2 (2.41%) Elastic Stack
7 2 (2.41%) jQuery
7 2 (2.41%) REST
7 2 (2.41%) Yocto
8 1 (1.20%) CSS3
8 1 (1.20%) HTML5
8 1 (1.20%) LAPP Stack
8 1 (1.20%) LESS
8 1 (1.20%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.30%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (14.46%) Linux Command Line
3 10 (12.05%) Data Centre
4 9 (10.84%) Smart Meter
5 7 (8.43%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (7.23%) Computer Science
7 3 (3.61%) Mobile App
8 2 (2.41%) Fintech
9 1 (1.20%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 81 (97.59%) Linux
2 38 (45.78%) CentOS
3 35 (42.17%) Windows
4 25 (30.12%) Ubuntu
5 14 (16.87%) Mac OS X
6 13 (15.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (14.46%) Windows Server
8 7 (8.43%) Unix
9 4 (4.82%) Android
9 4 (4.82%) Apple iOS
9 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (2.41%) Debian
11 2 (2.41%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (2.41%) Fedora
12 1 (1.20%) AIX
12 1 (1.20%) HPUX
12 1 (1.20%) openSUSE
12 1 (1.20%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (46.99%) DevOps
2 36 (43.37%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (43.37%) Continuous Integration
3 31 (37.35%) Configuration Management
3 31 (37.35%) Microservices
4 24 (28.92%) Scrum
5 23 (27.71%) Continuous Delivery
5 23 (27.71%) Software Engineering
6 16 (19.28%) Automated Testing
7 11 (13.25%) E-Commerce
8 9 (10.84%) Software Delivery
9 7 (8.43%) Low Latency
10 6 (7.23%) ITIL
10 6 (7.23%) Migration
10 6 (7.23%) Virtual Environments
11 4 (4.82%) Change Control
11 4 (4.82%) High Availability
11 4 (4.82%) Project Management
11 4 (4.82%) Service Management
12 3 (3.61%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (67.47%) Python
2 33 (39.76%) Ruby
3 24 (28.92%) JavaScript
4 23 (27.71%) Java
5 17 (20.48%) Groovy
5 17 (20.48%) Perl
6 15 (18.07%) Scala
7 9 (10.84%) SQL
8 8 (9.64%) Korn
9 7 (8.43%) PHP
9 7 (8.43%) PowerShell
10 6 (7.23%) Go
10 6 (7.23%) VBScript
11 5 (6.02%) Shell Script
12 4 (4.82%) Jython
13 2 (2.41%) C++
14 1 (1.20%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (10.84%) Degree
2 6 (7.23%) AWS Certification
2 6 (7.23%) MCSA
2 6 (7.23%) MCSE
2 6 (7.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (6.02%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.61%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.41%) PhD
5 2 (2.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.20%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.20%) NCDA
6 1 (1.20%) NCIE
6 1 (1.20%) NCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 39 (46.99%) Docker
2 27 (32.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (18.07%) VirtualBox
4 6 (7.23%) Active Directory
5 3 (3.61%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.41%) Firmware
6 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (2.41%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (2.41%) Xen
7 1 (1.20%) etcd
7 1 (1.20%) flannel
7 1 (1.20%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 34 (40.96%) Puppet
2 29 (34.94%) Terraform
3 20 (24.10%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (21.69%) Kubernetes
4 18 (21.69%) Nagios
5 17 (20.48%) Ansible
6 15 (18.07%) Consul
6 15 (18.07%) Docker Swarm
6 15 (18.07%) Mesos
6 15 (18.07%) StatsD
7 4 (4.82%) Backup Exec
7 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 4 (4.82%) NetBackup
7 4 (4.82%) SCCM
7 4 (4.82%) WSUS
8 2 (2.41%) Graphite
8 2 (2.41%) Kibana
8 2 (2.41%) logstash
8 2 (2.41%) rkt
9 1 (1.20%) Salt
Vendors
1 27 (32.53%) VMware
2 16 (19.28%) New Relic
3 15 (18.07%) Red Hat
4 9 (10.84%) Google
5 8 (9.64%) Oracle
6 6 (7.23%) Microsoft
6 6 (7.23%) ServiceNow
7 4 (4.82%) LANDesk
7 4 (4.82%) Remedy
8 3 (3.61%) SaltStack
9 2 (2.41%) NetApp
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