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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GitHub
Rank 270 291 303
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +12
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 34 22 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.34% 0.21% 0.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.98% 5.49% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 34 16 11
Average salary £52,500 £75,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +57.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £48,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.23% +13.33%
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
569 401 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 5.62% 3.81% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 518 348 288
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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 28 January 2015.

GitHub Salary Histogram in the City of London

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 (54.84%) JavaScript
1 34 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (38.71%) HTML
3 23 (37.10%) CSS
3 23 (37.10%) Git (software)
4 22 (35.48%) Open Source
5 20 (32.26%) User Experience
5 20 (32.26%) MySQL
6 17 (27.42%) jQuery
6 17 (27.42%) RESTful
7 16 (25.81%) Apple iOS
8 15 (24.19%) Backbone.js
8 15 (24.19%) Android
9 14 (22.58%) Java
9 14 (22.58%) C#
10 13 (20.97%) Python
10 13 (20.97%) Computer Science
11 12 (19.35%) Degree
11 12 (19.35%) TDD
11 12 (19.35%) Linux
11 12 (19.35%) AngularJS
11 12 (19.35%) Jenkins
11 12 (19.35%) Mobile App
12 11 (17.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 11 (17.74%) LESS
12 11 (17.74%) MVC
13 10 (16.13%) PHP
13 10 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (14.52%) TeamCity
14 9 (14.52%) NoSQL

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 5 (8.06%) Apache
1 5 (8.06%) OpenStack
2 4 (6.45%) Node.js
2 4 (6.45%) CMS
3 3 (4.84%) nginx
4 2 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.23%) Jetty
5 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.45%) SaaS
3 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) MPLS
2 2 (3.23%) VoIP
3 1 (1.61%) HTTP
3 1 (1.61%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (32.26%) MySQL
2 9 (14.52%) NoSQL
3 6 (9.68%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (8.06%) SQLite
5 4 (6.45%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.23%) Redis
6 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.23%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.61%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 23 (37.10%) Git (software)
2 12 (19.35%) Jenkins
3 9 (14.52%) TeamCity
4 8 (12.90%) Karma Test Runner
4 8 (12.90%) JSHint
4 8 (12.90%) Jasmine
4 8 (12.90%) Bitbucket
5 6 (9.68%) Cucumber
5 6 (9.68%) RSpec
5 6 (9.68%) QuickTest Pro
6 5 (8.06%) NUnit
7 4 (6.45%) Bugzilla
8 3 (4.84%) Subversion
8 3 (4.84%) Maven
8 3 (4.84%) JIRA
9 2 (3.23%) Selenium
9 2 (3.23%) Fiddler
9 2 (3.23%) JMeter
9 2 (3.23%) WebDriver
9 2 (3.23%) PHPUnit
General
1 9 (14.52%) Games
2 2 (3.23%) Finance
3 1 (1.61%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.61%) Front Office
3 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.61%) Banking
3 1 (1.61%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (69.35%) Developer
2 23 (37.10%) Senior Developer
3 8 (12.90%) Lead Designer
3 8 (12.90%) UX Designer
3 8 (12.90%) Designer
4 7 (11.29%) .NET Developer
4 7 (11.29%) C# Developer
4 7 (11.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (9.68%) Senior UX Designer
5 6 (9.68%) Senior Designer
5 6 (9.68%) Ruby Developer
6 5 (8.06%) Senior C# Developer
6 5 (8.06%) Senior .NET Developer
6 5 (8.06%) iOS Developer
6 5 (8.06%) Mobile Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Front-End Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Test Automation Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) PHP Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Automation Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (38.71%) HTML
2 23 (37.10%) CSS
3 17 (27.42%) jQuery
3 17 (27.42%) RESTful
4 15 (24.19%) Backbone.js
5 12 (19.35%) AngularJS
6 11 (17.74%) LESS
6 11 (17.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 8 (12.90%) Django
7 8 (12.90%) .NET
8 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET
8 7 (11.29%) Ruby on Rails
8 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (11.29%) HTML5
9 6 (9.68%) Sinatra
9 6 (9.68%) Ember.js
9 6 (9.68%) LAMP
10 5 (8.06%) .NET Framework
10 5 (8.06%) Spring
11 4 (6.45%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 22 (35.48%) Open Source
2 20 (32.26%) User Experience
3 13 (20.97%) Computer Science
4 12 (19.35%) Mobile App
5 7 (11.29%) iPhone
6 4 (6.45%) Blog
7 3 (4.84%) Algorithms
8 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (3.23%) Data Structures
8 2 (3.23%) W3C
8 2 (3.23%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.61%) Derivative
9 1 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 16 (25.81%) Apple iOS
2 15 (24.19%) Android
3 12 (19.35%) Linux
4 2 (3.23%) UNIX
5 1 (1.61%) Windows
5 1 (1.61%) AIX
5 1 (1.61%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (19.35%) TDD
3 11 (17.74%) MVC
4 10 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (12.90%) Web Development
6 7 (11.29%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (11.29%) iOS Development
7 6 (9.68%) Software Engineering
8 5 (8.06%) OO
8 5 (8.06%) Business Transformation
8 5 (8.06%) BDD
9 4 (6.45%) Test Automation
9 4 (6.45%) OO PHP
10 3 (4.84%) DevOps
10 3 (4.84%) OOP
10 3 (4.84%) Project Management
10 3 (4.84%) Scrum
10 3 (4.84%) Web Design
11 2 (3.23%) SEO
11 2 (3.23%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 34 (54.84%) JavaScript
2 14 (22.58%) C#
2 14 (22.58%) Java
3 13 (20.97%) Python
4 10 (16.13%) PHP
5 9 (14.52%) SQL
6 8 (12.90%) Ruby
7 5 (8.06%) TypeScript
7 5 (8.06%) Dart
7 5 (8.06%) Objective-C
8 4 (6.45%) Tcl
8 4 (6.45%) Perl
9 3 (4.84%) Haskell
10 2 (3.23%) Erlang
10 2 (3.23%) Groovy
10 2 (3.23%) F#
10 2 (3.23%) Scala
10 2 (3.23%) Shell Script
10 2 (3.23%) PHP5
10 2 (3.23%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 12 (19.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (9.68%) Capistrano
2 3 (4.84%) Puppet
3 2 (3.23%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.61%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (8.06%) HP
2 2 (3.23%) Oracle
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.61%) Adobe
3 1 (1.61%) Sun
3 1 (1.61%) IBM
3 1 (1.61%) Google
3 1 (1.61%) Zend
3 1 (1.61%) Twitter
3 1 (1.61%) SaltStack
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