Period
to 17 February 2019

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 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Bash Shell
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 200 222 215
Rank change year-on-year +22 -7 +54
Permanent jobs citing Bash Shell 71 96 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.91% 0.98% 1.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.18% 1.95% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 66 75 118
West Midlands median annual salary £43,750 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% -10.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £81,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +10.00%

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 3,264 4,921 4,842
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 41.92% 50.05% 46.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2,632 4,096 4,094
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £64,733 £60,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +3.26%

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 February 2019.

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 February 2019. 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 -6 24 £42,500 +13.33% 7
Coventry +25 18 £40,000 -15.79% 5
Warwickshire +25 9 £27,500 -15.38% 6
Solihull +11 3 £50,000 +78.57% 1
Shropshire -4 3 £46,000 -3.16% 1
Staffordshire +13 2 £38,750 -13.89%
Dudley - 2 £29,000 -
Worcestershire -13 1 £31,000 -31.11% 2
Bash Shell
England

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, 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 52 (73.24%) Python
2 44 (61.97%) Linux
3 37 (52.11%) Amazon AWS
4 28 (39.44%) DevOps
5 26 (36.62%) Ansible
6 24 (33.80%) JavaScript
7 23 (32.39%) PHP
7 23 (32.39%) SQL
7 23 (32.39%) Unix
7 23 (32.39%) Puppet
7 23 (32.39%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (30.99%) Java
8 22 (30.99%) Opscode Chef
9 21 (29.58%) PowerShell
10 19 (26.76%) Degree
10 19 (26.76%) Microsoft Azure
10 19 (26.76%) MySQL
11 18 (25.35%) Windows
12 17 (23.94%) Configuration Management
12 17 (23.94%) PaaS
12 17 (23.94%) IaaS
13 16 (22.54%) Jenkins
13 16 (22.54%) SaaS
13 16 (22.54%) Docker
14 15 (21.13%) Windows Server
14 15 (21.13%) Perl
15 14 (19.72%) Problem-Solving
16 13 (18.31%) AWS CloudFormation
16 13 (18.31%) Active Directory
16 13 (18.31%) VMware

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 6 (8.45%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.04%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (5.63%) Apache
3 4 (5.63%) nginx
3 4 (5.63%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.41%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (7.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 37 (52.11%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (26.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (23.94%) IaaS
3 17 (23.94%) PaaS
4 16 (22.54%) SaaS
5 13 (18.31%) AWS CloudFormation
6 10 (14.08%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (8.45%) Office 365
8 5 (7.04%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (7.04%) Amazon S3
8 5 (7.04%) GitHub
9 2 (2.82%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (2.82%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (2.82%) Route 53
9 2 (2.82%) Serverless
9 2 (2.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (1.41%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.08%) Firewall
2 8 (11.27%) DNS
3 7 (9.86%) SAN
4 5 (7.04%) ADSL
4 5 (7.04%) Broadband
4 5 (7.04%) Remote Desktop
4 5 (7.04%) VDSL
4 5 (7.04%) xDSL
5 4 (5.63%) TCP/IP
6 3 (4.23%) DSL
6 3 (4.23%) IPsec
6 3 (4.23%) IPv6
6 3 (4.23%) LAN
6 3 (4.23%) Spanning Tree
6 3 (4.23%) VLAN
6 3 (4.23%) WAN
7 1 (1.41%) Internet
7 1 (1.41%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.76%) MySQL
2 12 (16.90%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (15.49%) MongoDB
4 10 (14.08%) NoSQL
5 9 (12.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 9 (12.68%) DB2
6 6 (8.45%) Couchbase
7 3 (4.23%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (2.82%) Blockchain
8 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.82%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.41%) CouchDB
9 1 (1.41%) Neo4j
9 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (1.41%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 16 (22.54%) Jenkins
2 8 (11.27%) Git (software)
3 7 (9.86%) CircleCI
3 7 (9.86%) Codeship
3 7 (9.86%) TeamCity
4 6 (8.45%) gulp
5 4 (5.63%) JIRA
6 3 (4.23%) Bitbucket
6 3 (4.23%) StarTeam
6 3 (4.23%) Subversion
7 2 (2.82%) Maven
General
1 7 (9.86%) Games
2 6 (8.45%) Marketing
3 5 (7.04%) Publishing
3 5 (7.04%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.23%) Aerospace
4 3 (4.23%) Avionics
5 2 (2.82%) Finance
6 1 (1.41%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 27 (38.03%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (18.31%) AWS DevOps
2 13 (18.31%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 13 (18.31%) AWS Engineer
3 7 (9.86%) Developer
3 7 (9.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (8.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 6 (8.45%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 6 (8.45%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 6 (8.45%) Support Engineer
4 6 (8.45%) Web Developer
5 4 (5.63%) Analyst
5 4 (5.63%) Applications Support
5 4 (5.63%) IT Engineer
5 4 (5.63%) Test Engineer
6 3 (4.23%) Applications Engineer
6 3 (4.23%) Applications Support Engineer
6 3 (4.23%) Field Engineer
6 3 (4.23%) Senior Applications Engineer
6 3 (4.23%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.49%) Web Services
2 10 (14.08%) CSS
2 10 (14.08%) HTML
3 9 (12.68%) AngularJS
3 9 (12.68%) jQuery
4 8 (11.27%) Node.js
5 6 (8.45%) CSS3
5 6 (8.45%) Handlebars
5 6 (8.45%) HTML5
5 6 (8.45%) JSP
6 5 (7.04%) .NET
7 3 (4.23%) Elastic Stack
7 3 (4.23%) Java EE
7 3 (4.23%) LAMP
7 3 (4.23%) React
8 2 (2.82%) JSON
8 2 (2.82%) YAML
9 1 (1.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.49%) Public Cloud
2 9 (12.68%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (9.86%) Data Centre
4 6 (8.45%) Mobile Games
4 6 (8.45%) Social Media
5 5 (7.04%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (5.63%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (4.23%) Fat Client
7 3 (4.23%) HP StoreVirtual
7 3 (4.23%) Thin Client
8 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.82%) Cloud Native
8 2 (2.82%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (1.41%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.41%) HP Superdome
9 1 (1.41%) Infotainment
9 1 (1.41%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (1.41%) Raspberry Pi
9 1 (1.41%) User Experience
9 1 (1.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 44 (61.97%) Linux
2 23 (32.39%) Unix
3 18 (25.35%) Windows
4 15 (21.13%) Windows Server
5 6 (8.45%) Mac OS
6 5 (7.04%) Embedded Linux
6 5 (7.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (5.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (4.23%) Android
8 3 (4.23%) Apple iOS
8 3 (4.23%) CentOS
9 2 (2.82%) HPUX
9 2 (2.82%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.41%) Debian
10 1 (1.41%) Fedora
10 1 (1.41%) Solaris
10 1 (1.41%) SUSE
10 1 (1.41%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (39.44%) DevOps
2 23 (32.39%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (23.94%) Configuration Management
4 14 (19.72%) Problem-Solving
5 11 (15.49%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 11 (15.49%) Microservices
6 10 (14.08%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (14.08%) Test Automation
7 9 (12.68%) Computer Science
7 9 (12.68%) Mathematics
7 9 (12.68%) Scrum
8 8 (11.27%) Open Source
9 6 (8.45%) Analytics
9 6 (8.45%) Change Control
9 6 (8.45%) Creative Thinking
9 6 (8.45%) Data Entry
9 6 (8.45%) Problem Management
9 6 (8.45%) Service Management
9 6 (8.45%) Validation
9 6 (8.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 52 (73.24%) Python
2 24 (33.80%) JavaScript
3 23 (32.39%) PHP
3 23 (32.39%) SQL
4 22 (30.99%) Java
5 21 (29.58%) PowerShell
6 15 (21.13%) Perl
7 10 (14.08%) C#
8 6 (8.45%) VBScript
9 4 (5.63%) C
9 4 (5.63%) C++
9 4 (5.63%) Go
10 1 (1.41%) Groovy
10 1 (1.41%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.41%) Rust
10 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (26.76%) Degree
2 6 (8.45%) HNC
3 5 (7.04%) HND
4 4 (5.63%) MCSA
4 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.23%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (4.23%) Master's Degree
5 3 (4.23%) MCSE
6 1 (1.41%) CREST Certified
6 1 (1.41%) MCP
6 1 (1.41%) OCP
6 1 (1.41%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.41%) Tigerscheme
6 1 (1.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.68%) SLA
2 2 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (22.54%) Docker
2 13 (18.31%) Active Directory
3 11 (15.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (14.08%) vSphere
5 8 (11.27%) Hyper-V
6 7 (9.86%) XenDesktop
7 3 (4.23%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (4.23%) XenApp
8 2 (2.82%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.41%) KVM
9 1 (1.41%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.41%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (1.41%) pfSense
9 1 (1.41%) Squid
9 1 (1.41%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.41%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 26 (36.62%) Ansible
2 23 (32.39%) Puppet
3 22 (30.99%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (11.27%) Kubernetes
5 7 (9.86%) CFEngine
6 4 (5.63%) NetBackup
6 4 (5.63%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 3 (4.23%) Backup Exec
7 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 3 (4.23%) SCCM
7 3 (4.23%) Terraform
7 3 (4.23%) WSUS
8 1 (1.41%) Data Guard
8 1 (1.41%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (1.41%) Oracle Flashback
8 1 (1.41%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 13 (18.31%) VMware
2 10 (14.08%) Citrix
3 9 (12.68%) Cisco
3 9 (12.68%) NetApp
4 8 (11.27%) Google
4 8 (11.27%) HP
5 7 (9.86%) Dell
6 6 (8.45%) Atlassian
6 6 (8.45%) Red Hat
6 6 (8.45%) ServiceNow
7 4 (5.63%) Remedy
8 3 (4.23%) CheckPoint
8 3 (4.23%) Dell Compellent
8 3 (4.23%) Ivanti
8 3 (4.23%) Microsoft
8 3 (4.23%) Oracle
8 3 (4.23%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.41%) Samsung