The table below looks at the statistics for GitHub skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GitHub over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GitHub
Rank 218 231 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 8 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.14% 0.035% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.65% 0.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £62,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +42.85%
GitHub
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Cloud Services Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
302 285 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.16% 5.00% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 231 247 208
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

GitHub
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GitHub across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

GitHub Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

GitHub
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GitHub across the Berkshire region.

GitHub Salary Trend in Berkshire

GitHub
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GitHub across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

GitHub Salary Histogram in Berkshire

GitHub
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough - 4 £72,500 -
Newbury - 3 £28,000 -
Reading - 2 £34,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 £40,000 -
GitHub
South East

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing GitHub also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited GitHub.

1 14 (100.00%) HTML
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (85.71%) Open Source
3 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (64.29%) Subversion
4 9 (64.29%) MongoDB
5 8 (57.14%) Web Application Development
5 8 (57.14%) Functional Testing
5 8 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (57.14%) Alfresco
5 8 (57.14%) Groovy
5 8 (57.14%) Liferay
5 8 (57.14%) Scala
5 8 (57.14%) Gradle
5 8 (57.14%) Jenkins
5 8 (57.14%) Spring
5 8 (57.14%) Extreme Programming
5 8 (57.14%) TDD
5 8 (57.14%) Pair Programming
5 8 (57.14%) JIRA
5 8 (57.14%) GigaSpaces
5 8 (57.14%) Velocity
5 8 (57.14%) JSR 168
5 8 (57.14%) MVC
5 8 (57.14%) XHTML
5 8 (57.14%) Eclipse
5 8 (57.14%) IntelliJ
5 8 (57.14%) Java
5 8 (57.14%) J2EE
5 8 (57.14%) Servlets

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing GitHub also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited GitHub. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (57.14%) Alfresco
1 8 (57.14%) Liferay
1 8 (57.14%) Apache
1 8 (57.14%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.14%) Node.js
2 1 (7.14%) WordPress
2 1 (7.14%) CMS
2 1 (7.14%) Joomla!
2 1 (7.14%) Drupal
2 1 (7.14%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) MongoDB
2 6 (42.86%) MySQL
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 1 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
4 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Subversion
2 8 (57.14%) Gradle
2 8 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 8 (57.14%) JIRA
2 8 (57.14%) Eclipse
2 8 (57.14%) IntelliJ
3 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
4 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
4 1 (7.14%) Hudson
4 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (7.14%) Mercurial
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Software Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Software Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Web Developer
3 4 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Graduate Software Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Graduate Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Trainee Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Trainee
3 4 (28.57%) Graduate
3 4 (28.57%) LAMP Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Graduate Web Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) HTML
2 8 (57.14%) Spring
2 8 (57.14%) Velocity
2 8 (57.14%) JSR 168
2 8 (57.14%) XHTML
2 8 (57.14%) J2EE
2 8 (57.14%) Servlets
2 8 (57.14%) Struts
2 8 (57.14%) XML
2 8 (57.14%) XSLT
3 5 (35.71%) LAMP
4 4 (28.57%) .NET
4 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 2 (14.29%) CSS
5 2 (14.29%) jQuery
5 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 1 (7.14%) Semantic HTML
6 1 (7.14%) ExpressJS
6 1 (7.14%) HTML5
6 1 (7.14%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 12 (85.71%) Open Source
2 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Xbox
3 1 (7.14%) User Experience
3 1 (7.14%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Solaris
2 5 (35.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Web Application Development
2 8 (57.14%) Functional Testing
2 8 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (57.14%) Extreme Programming
2 8 (57.14%) TDD
2 8 (57.14%) Pair Programming
2 8 (57.14%) MVC
3 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
4 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
4 3 (21.43%) Quality Management
5 1 (7.14%) BDD
5 1 (7.14%) Web Development
5 1 (7.14%) Release Management
5 1 (7.14%) OO
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (57.14%) Groovy
2 8 (57.14%) Scala
2 8 (57.14%) Java
3 6 (42.86%) PHP
4 4 (28.57%) C#
5 1 (7.14%) Ruby
5 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) GigaSpaces
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Twitter
3 1 (7.14%) Google
3 1 (7.14%) Zend