The table below looks at the statistics for GitHub skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GitHub over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GitHub
Rank 283 314 338
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +24
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 28 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.25% 0.14% 0.024%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.18% 4.78% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 3
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +53.84%
GitHub
London

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

Cloud Services Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
541 356 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.77% 3.00% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 469 323 274
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

GitHub
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

GitHub Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

GitHub
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

GitHub Salary Trend in the City of London

GitHub
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GitHub across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

GitHub Salary Histogram in the City of London

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 35 (47.95%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (46.58%) Git (software)
3 32 (43.84%) JavaScript
4 26 (35.62%) HTML
5 24 (32.88%) Linux
6 23 (31.51%) TDD
7 22 (30.14%) CSS
7 22 (30.14%) Java
8 20 (27.40%) MySQL
9 19 (26.03%) SQL
9 19 (26.03%) Python
9 19 (26.03%) RESTful
9 19 (26.03%) jQuery
10 18 (24.66%) User Experience
11 17 (23.29%) Cucumber
11 17 (23.29%) Ruby
11 17 (23.29%) Ruby on Rails
11 17 (23.29%) JSON
12 16 (21.92%) REST
13 15 (20.55%) Selenium
13 15 (20.55%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (20.55%) Android
14 14 (19.18%) Apple iOS
14 14 (19.18%) Open Source
14 14 (19.18%) Finance
14 14 (19.18%) Subversion
15 13 (17.81%) Spring
15 13 (17.81%) Maven
15 13 (17.81%) HTML5
15 13 (17.81%) Django

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 10 (13.70%) nginx
2 9 (12.33%) Node.js
3 8 (10.96%) Apache Solr
4 4 (5.48%) Tomcat
4 4 (5.48%) CMS
5 3 (4.11%) Apache
6 2 (2.74%) Jetty
7 1 (1.37%) Alfresco
7 1 (1.37%) WordPress
7 1 (1.37%) IIS
7 1 (1.37%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (2.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.37%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (9.59%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.33%) HTTP
2 7 (9.59%) GSM
2 7 (9.59%) Internet
3 2 (2.74%) VoIP
4 1 (1.37%) SAN
4 1 (1.37%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (27.40%) MySQL
2 8 (10.96%) NoSQL
2 8 (10.96%) Redis
3 6 (8.22%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.22%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (4.11%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.37%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 34 (46.58%) Git (software)
2 17 (23.29%) Cucumber
3 15 (20.55%) Selenium
4 14 (19.18%) Subversion
5 13 (17.81%) Maven
6 10 (13.70%) Hudson
6 10 (13.70%) RSpec
7 9 (12.33%) JIRA
8 7 (9.59%) JUnit
8 7 (9.59%) SoapUI
8 7 (9.59%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 7 (9.59%) Jenkins
9 6 (8.22%) Jasmine
9 6 (8.22%) TeamCity
10 5 (6.85%) NUnit
10 5 (6.85%) Karma Test Runner
10 5 (6.85%) JSHint
11 3 (4.11%) PHPUnit
11 3 (4.11%) Ant
11 3 (4.11%) Behat
General
1 14 (19.18%) Finance
2 9 (12.33%) Advertising
3 5 (6.85%) Games
4 4 (5.48%) Marketing
5 1 (1.37%) Russian Language
5 1 (1.37%) Banking
5 1 (1.37%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.37%) Legal
5 1 (1.37%) Front Office
5 1 (1.37%) Back Office
5 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 65 (89.04%) Developer
2 16 (21.92%) Java Developer
3 14 (19.18%) Senior Developer
4 9 (12.33%) Python Developer
5 8 (10.96%) .NET Developer
6 7 (9.59%) C# Developer
6 7 (9.59%) Applications Developer
6 7 (9.59%) Java Applications Developer
6 7 (9.59%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (9.59%) iOS Developer
6 7 (9.59%) Django Developer
6 7 (9.59%) Python/Django Developer
7 6 (8.22%) Senior .NET Developer
7 6 (8.22%) Web Developer
8 5 (6.85%) Senior C# Developer
8 5 (6.85%) UX Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Junior
9 4 (5.48%) Junior Developer
10 3 (4.11%) PHP Developer
10 3 (4.11%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (35.62%) HTML
2 22 (30.14%) CSS
3 19 (26.03%) jQuery
3 19 (26.03%) RESTful
4 17 (23.29%) JSON
4 17 (23.29%) Ruby on Rails
5 16 (21.92%) REST
6 13 (17.81%) HTML5
6 13 (17.81%) Django
6 13 (17.81%) Spring
7 12 (16.44%) XML
8 11 (15.07%) .NET
8 11 (15.07%) Hibernate
8 11 (15.07%) AngularJS
9 9 (12.33%) Backbone.js
9 9 (12.33%) ASP.NET
10 8 (10.96%) RabbitMQ
10 8 (10.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (9.59%) Sass
11 7 (9.59%) Haml
Miscellaneous
1 18 (24.66%) User Experience
2 14 (19.18%) Open Source
3 12 (16.44%) Algorithms
4 9 (12.33%) Data Structures
4 9 (12.33%) Blackberry
4 9 (12.33%) iPhone
5 7 (9.59%) Social Network
5 7 (9.59%) Statistics
5 7 (9.59%) iPad
6 6 (8.22%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.74%) Grid Computing
7 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.37%) Reference Data
8 1 (1.37%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 24 (32.88%) Linux
2 15 (20.55%) Android
3 14 (19.18%) Apple iOS
4 7 (9.59%) Solaris
5 2 (2.74%) UNIX
5 2 (2.74%) Windows
6 1 (1.37%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (47.95%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (31.51%) TDD
3 15 (20.55%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (15.07%) MVC
5 10 (13.70%) BDD
6 7 (9.59%) Analytics
6 7 (9.59%) iOS Development
6 7 (9.59%) Automated Testing
6 7 (9.59%) Web Development
7 5 (6.85%) Scrum
7 5 (6.85%) Business Transformation
8 4 (5.48%) DevOps
8 4 (5.48%) Mentoring
8 4 (5.48%) OO
9 3 (4.11%) E-Commerce
9 3 (4.11%) Project Management
9 3 (4.11%) OOP
10 2 (2.74%) Data Analysis
10 2 (2.74%) Data Management
10 2 (2.74%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (43.84%) JavaScript
2 22 (30.14%) Java
3 19 (26.03%) SQL
3 19 (26.03%) Python
4 17 (23.29%) Ruby
5 12 (16.44%) C#
6 10 (13.70%) PHP
7 7 (9.59%) Bash Shell
8 5 (6.85%) TypeScript
9 4 (5.48%) C++
10 3 (4.11%) Scala
11 2 (2.74%) Perl
11 2 (2.74%) Erlang
11 2 (2.74%) Groovy
12 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.37%) F#
12 1 (1.37%) XPath
12 1 (1.37%) XQuery
12 1 (1.37%) VBScript
12 1 (1.37%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 10 (13.70%) Degree
2 3 (4.11%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.37%) Xen
1 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (6.85%) Capistrano
2 4 (5.48%) Puppet
3 3 (4.11%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.37%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.37%) StatsD
4 1 (1.37%) Ansible
4 1 (1.37%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (12.33%) Twitter
2 8 (10.96%) Google
3 7 (9.59%) VMware
4 6 (8.22%) Zend
5 2 (2.74%) Oracle
5 2 (2.74%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.37%) Adobe
6 1 (1.37%) Sun
6 1 (1.37%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.37%) JBoss
6 1 (1.37%) Cisco
6 1 (1.37%) Riverbed
6 1 (1.37%) SaltStack
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