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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GitHub
Rank 280 304 333
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +29
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 28 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.25% 0.14% 0.031%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.42% 4.42% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 4
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £61,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +28.57%
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
517 362 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.56% 3.07% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 444 326 281
Average salary £56,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £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 17 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 17 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 34 (46.58%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (41.10%) Git (software)
3 28 (38.36%) JavaScript
4 24 (32.88%) HTML
5 23 (31.51%) TDD
6 21 (28.77%) Java
6 21 (28.77%) Linux
6 21 (28.77%) RESTful
7 20 (27.40%) CSS
8 18 (24.66%) SQL
8 18 (24.66%) MySQL
8 18 (24.66%) Python
8 18 (24.66%) Selenium
8 18 (24.66%) jQuery
9 17 (23.29%) JSON
10 16 (21.92%) REST
10 16 (21.92%) User Experience
11 15 (20.55%) Finance
11 15 (20.55%) Ruby
11 15 (20.55%) Ruby on Rails
11 15 (20.55%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (20.55%) Android
11 15 (20.55%) Open Source
11 15 (20.55%) Cucumber
12 14 (19.18%) Apple iOS
13 13 (17.81%) Subversion
13 13 (17.81%) Spring
14 12 (16.44%) C#
14 12 (16.44%) Maven
14 12 (16.44%) Django

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

For the 6 months to 17 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 9 (12.33%) nginx
1 9 (12.33%) Node.js
2 8 (10.96%) Apache Solr
3 3 (4.11%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.11%) 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 7 (9.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.07%) HTTP
2 9 (12.33%) GSM
3 7 (9.59%) Internet
4 1 (1.37%) NAS
4 1 (1.37%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (24.66%) MySQL
2 9 (12.33%) Redis
3 7 (9.59%) NoSQL
4 6 (8.22%) SQL Server
5 5 (6.85%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (6.85%) MongoDB
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 30 (41.10%) Git (software)
2 18 (24.66%) Selenium
3 15 (20.55%) Cucumber
4 13 (17.81%) Subversion
5 12 (16.44%) Maven
6 10 (13.70%) JIRA
6 10 (13.70%) Hudson
7 9 (12.33%) SoapUI
8 8 (10.96%) RSpec
9 7 (9.59%) JUnit
9 7 (9.59%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 7 (9.59%) Jasmine
10 6 (8.22%) Jenkins
11 5 (6.85%) Karma Test Runner
11 5 (6.85%) JSHint
12 4 (5.48%) TeamCity
12 4 (5.48%) NUnit
13 3 (4.11%) Ant
13 3 (4.11%) PHPUnit
13 3 (4.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (20.55%) Finance
2 9 (12.33%) Advertising
3 4 (5.48%) Games
4 3 (4.11%) Marketing
5 1 (1.37%) Russian Language
5 1 (1.37%) Legal
5 1 (1.37%) Banking
5 1 (1.37%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.37%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 65 (89.04%) Developer
2 17 (23.29%) Java Developer
3 12 (16.44%) Senior Developer
4 9 (12.33%) Python Developer
5 8 (10.96%) .NET Developer
5 8 (10.96%) Django Developer
5 8 (10.96%) Python/Django Developer
6 7 (9.59%) iOS Developer
6 7 (9.59%) Applications Developer
6 7 (9.59%) Java Applications Developer
7 6 (8.22%) Senior .NET Developer
7 6 (8.22%) C# Developer
7 6 (8.22%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (6.85%) Junior Developer
8 5 (6.85%) Junior
8 5 (6.85%) User Experience Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Web Developer
10 3 (4.11%) PHP Developer
10 3 (4.11%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (32.88%) HTML
2 21 (28.77%) RESTful
3 20 (27.40%) CSS
4 18 (24.66%) jQuery
5 17 (23.29%) JSON
6 16 (21.92%) REST
7 15 (20.55%) Ruby on Rails
8 13 (17.81%) Spring
9 12 (16.44%) HTML5
9 12 (16.44%) Django
10 11 (15.07%) RabbitMQ
10 11 (15.07%) Hibernate
10 11 (15.07%) XML
10 11 (15.07%) AngularJS
11 10 (13.70%) .NET
12 9 (12.33%) ASP.NET
12 9 (12.33%) ActiveMQ
12 9 (12.33%) SQLAlchemy
13 8 (10.96%) Backbone.js
13 8 (10.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.92%) User Experience
2 15 (20.55%) Open Source
3 7 (9.59%) iPad
3 7 (9.59%) Blackberry
3 7 (9.59%) Statistics
3 7 (9.59%) Social Network
3 7 (9.59%) iPhone
4 3 (4.11%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.74%) Grid Computing
5 2 (2.74%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.37%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.37%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 21 (28.77%) Linux
2 15 (20.55%) Android
3 14 (19.18%) Apple iOS
4 7 (9.59%) Solaris
5 3 (4.11%) Windows
6 2 (2.74%) UNIX
6 2 (2.74%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.37%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (46.58%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (31.51%) TDD
3 15 (20.55%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (15.07%) BDD
4 11 (15.07%) MVC
5 7 (9.59%) Automated Testing
5 7 (9.59%) Analytics
5 7 (9.59%) iOS Development
6 5 (6.85%) Web Development
6 5 (6.85%) Scrum
6 5 (6.85%) OO
7 4 (5.48%) Mentoring
7 4 (5.48%) Business Transformation
8 3 (4.11%) Kanban
8 3 (4.11%) E-Commerce
8 3 (4.11%) Project Management
9 2 (2.74%) Pair Programming
9 2 (2.74%) Data Analysis
9 2 (2.74%) Performance Testing
9 2 (2.74%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 28 (38.36%) JavaScript
2 21 (28.77%) Java
3 18 (24.66%) SQL
3 18 (24.66%) Python
4 15 (20.55%) Ruby
5 12 (16.44%) C#
6 9 (12.33%) PHP
7 7 (9.59%) Bash Shell
8 6 (8.22%) C++
9 4 (5.48%) TypeScript
10 3 (4.11%) Scala
11 2 (2.74%) F#
11 2 (2.74%) Groovy
11 2 (2.74%) Objective-C
11 2 (2.74%) C
11 2 (2.74%) Perl
12 1 (1.37%) XQuery
12 1 (1.37%) XPath
12 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (6.85%) 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 3 (4.11%) Capistrano
3 2 (2.74%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.74%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.37%) StatsD
4 1 (1.37%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (12.33%) VMware
1 9 (12.33%) Twitter
2 7 (9.59%) Google
3 6 (8.22%) 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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Posted: 1 hour ago
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