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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GitHub
Rank 292 305 338
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +33
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 34 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.14% 0.023%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.27% 4.68% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 3
Average salary £50,000 £46,250 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -22.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £37,500 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £62,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +35.71%
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
542 363 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.56% 3.07% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 459 330 291
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £38,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 29 August 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 29 August 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 27 (36.99%) Git (software)
2 25 (34.25%) JavaScript
2 25 (34.25%) TDD
3 24 (32.88%) RESTful
4 22 (30.14%) Java
4 22 (30.14%) Linux
5 21 (28.77%) Python
5 21 (28.77%) Selenium
6 20 (27.40%) HTML
7 19 (26.03%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (23.29%) JSON
8 17 (23.29%) SQL
8 17 (23.29%) Android
8 17 (23.29%) Open Source
9 16 (21.92%) REST
9 16 (21.92%) jQuery
9 16 (21.92%) MySQL
9 16 (21.92%) CSS
10 15 (20.55%) Finance
10 15 (20.55%) Django
10 15 (20.55%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (20.55%) Apple iOS
10 15 (20.55%) Cucumber
11 14 (19.18%) HTTP
11 14 (19.18%) Ruby on Rails
11 14 (19.18%) Ruby
12 13 (17.81%) RabbitMQ
13 12 (16.44%) BDD
13 12 (16.44%) Subversion
13 12 (16.44%) Spring

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 9 (12.33%) nginx
1 9 (12.33%) Node.js
2 8 (10.96%) Apache Solr
3 3 (4.11%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.74%) CMS
4 2 (2.74%) Jetty
4 2 (2.74%) Apache
5 1 (1.37%) IIS
5 1 (1.37%) Alfresco
5 1 (1.37%) WordPress
5 1 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (2.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (9.59%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (19.18%) HTTP
2 11 (15.07%) GSM
3 7 (9.59%) Internet
4 1 (1.37%) NAS
4 1 (1.37%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.92%) MySQL
2 9 (12.33%) Redis
3 6 (8.22%) SQL Server
4 5 (6.85%) MongoDB
5 4 (5.48%) NoSQL
5 4 (5.48%) PostgreSQL
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 27 (36.99%) Git (software)
2 21 (28.77%) Selenium
3 15 (20.55%) Cucumber
4 12 (16.44%) Subversion
4 12 (16.44%) Maven
4 12 (16.44%) JIRA
5 11 (15.07%) Hudson
5 11 (15.07%) SoapUI
6 7 (9.59%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 7 (9.59%) Jasmine
6 7 (9.59%) Jenkins
6 7 (9.59%) JUnit
6 7 (9.59%) RSpec
7 5 (6.85%) Karma Test Runner
7 5 (6.85%) JSHint
8 4 (5.48%) Visual Studio
9 3 (4.11%) Ant
9 3 (4.11%) PHPUnit
9 3 (4.11%) TeamCity
9 3 (4.11%) Behat
General
1 15 (20.55%) Finance
2 9 (12.33%) Advertising
3 3 (4.11%) Marketing
4 1 (1.37%) Russian Language
4 1 (1.37%) Legal
4 1 (1.37%) Games
4 1 (1.37%) Banking
4 1 (1.37%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.37%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 63 (86.30%) Developer
2 16 (21.92%) Java Developer
3 10 (13.70%) Python Developer
4 9 (12.33%) Django Developer
4 9 (12.33%) Python/Django Developer
5 7 (9.59%) iOS Developer
5 7 (9.59%) Java Applications Developer
5 7 (9.59%) Applications Developer
5 7 (9.59%) Senior Developer
6 5 (6.85%) .NET Developer
6 5 (6.85%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (6.85%) User Experience Developer
7 4 (5.48%) Junior Developer
7 4 (5.48%) Junior
8 3 (4.11%) Senior PHP Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (4.11%) C# Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Web Developer
8 3 (4.11%) PHP Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (32.88%) RESTful
2 20 (27.40%) HTML
3 17 (23.29%) JSON
4 16 (21.92%) jQuery
4 16 (21.92%) CSS
4 16 (21.92%) REST
5 15 (20.55%) Django
6 14 (19.18%) Ruby on Rails
7 13 (17.81%) RabbitMQ
8 12 (16.44%) Spring
9 11 (15.07%) ActiveMQ
9 11 (15.07%) XML
9 11 (15.07%) SQLAlchemy
9 11 (15.07%) HTML5
10 10 (13.70%) Hibernate
10 10 (13.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 9 (12.33%) Backbone.js
12 7 (9.59%) Haml
12 7 (9.59%) Sphinx
12 7 (9.59%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.29%) Open Source
2 8 (10.96%) iPad
3 7 (9.59%) iPhone
3 7 (9.59%) Blackberry
3 7 (9.59%) Statistics
3 7 (9.59%) Social Network
4 4 (5.48%) Mobile App
5 3 (4.11%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.74%) Grid Computing
7 1 (1.37%) Streaming Video
7 1 (1.37%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.37%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.37%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 22 (30.14%) Linux
2 17 (23.29%) Android
3 15 (20.55%) Apple iOS
4 7 (9.59%) Solaris
5 4 (5.48%) Windows
6 3 (4.11%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.74%) UNIX
8 1 (1.37%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (34.25%) TDD
2 19 (26.03%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (20.55%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (16.44%) BDD
5 8 (10.96%) MVC
6 7 (9.59%) OO
6 7 (9.59%) Automated Testing
6 7 (9.59%) Analytics
6 7 (9.59%) iOS Development
7 5 (6.85%) E-Commerce
7 5 (6.85%) Scrum
8 4 (5.48%) Web Development
9 3 (4.11%) Project Management
9 3 (4.11%) Kanban
10 2 (2.74%) Data Analysis
10 2 (2.74%) Performance Testing
10 2 (2.74%) Multithreading
10 2 (2.74%) Pair Programming
11 1 (1.37%) Content Management
11 1 (1.37%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (34.25%) JavaScript
2 22 (30.14%) Java
3 21 (28.77%) Python
4 17 (23.29%) SQL
5 14 (19.18%) Ruby
6 10 (13.70%) C#
7 8 (10.96%) PHP
8 7 (9.59%) C++
8 7 (9.59%) Bash Shell
9 3 (4.11%) Scala
9 3 (4.11%) C
9 3 (4.11%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.74%) F#
10 2 (2.74%) Perl
11 1 (1.37%) XQuery
11 1 (1.37%) XPath
11 1 (1.37%) Groovy
11 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.37%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (5.48%) Degree
2 3 (4.11%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) 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 4 (5.48%) Puppet
2 2 (2.74%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.74%) HAProxy
2 2 (2.74%) Capistrano
3 1 (1.37%) Nagios
3 1 (1.37%) StatsD
Vendors
1 11 (15.07%) VMware
1 11 (15.07%) Twitter
2 7 (9.59%) Google
3 5 (6.85%) Zend
4 2 (2.74%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.37%) Sun
5 1 (1.37%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle
5 1 (1.37%) JBoss
5 1 (1.37%) Cisco
5 1 (1.37%) Riverbed
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Salary: £35 - £40 per annum + + Bonus & Benefits
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EXPEDIA
Salary: Competitive Base + Travel Allowance + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £350.00 - £400.00 per annum
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