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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GitHub
Rank 295 294 313
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +19
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 12 47 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.37% 0.092%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.59% 7.12% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 10 38 10
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,050 £41,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £71,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +7.50%
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
755 660 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.17% 5.24% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 651 547 398
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £71,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 20 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (42.22%) JavaScript
3 18 (40.00%) Open Source
4 15 (33.33%) RESTful
5 14 (31.11%) Git (software)
5 14 (31.11%) MySQL
5 14 (31.11%) HTML
6 13 (28.89%) Apple iOS
7 12 (26.67%) Jenkins
7 12 (26.67%) Mobile App
7 12 (26.67%) User Experience
7 12 (26.67%) CSS
7 12 (26.67%) Android
8 11 (24.44%) PHP
9 9 (20.00%) C#
9 9 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 9 (20.00%) Bitbucket
10 8 (17.78%) LESS
10 8 (17.78%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (17.78%) jQuery
11 7 (15.56%) Software Engineering
11 7 (15.56%) LAMP
11 7 (15.56%) Python
11 7 (15.56%) Jasmine
11 7 (15.56%) Karma Test Runner
11 7 (15.56%) JSHint
11 7 (15.56%) Backbone.js
12 6 (13.33%) Puppet
12 6 (13.33%) MongoDB
12 6 (13.33%) iOS Development

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (8.89%) OpenStack
2 4 (8.89%) Apache
2 4 (8.89%) nginx
3 3 (6.67%) Node.js
4 1 (2.22%) JBoss
4 1 (2.22%) Confluence
4 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.22%) CMS
4 1 (2.22%) Mule
4 1 (2.22%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) SaaS
2 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.22%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) MPLS
2 1 (2.22%) Firewall
2 1 (2.22%) HTTP
2 1 (2.22%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.11%) MySQL
2 6 (13.33%) MongoDB
3 5 (11.11%) SQLite
4 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
4 4 (8.89%) Redis
5 2 (4.44%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.22%) Big Data
6 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 14 (31.11%) Git (software)
2 12 (26.67%) Jenkins
3 9 (20.00%) Bitbucket
4 7 (15.56%) Jasmine
4 7 (15.56%) Karma Test Runner
4 7 (15.56%) JSHint
5 5 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
6 4 (8.89%) Bugzilla
6 4 (8.89%) PHPUnit
6 4 (8.89%) Behat
7 2 (4.44%) JMeter
7 2 (4.44%) TeamCity
7 2 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (4.44%) Maven
7 2 (4.44%) JIRA
7 2 (4.44%) Selenium
7 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
8 1 (2.22%) JUnit
8 1 (2.22%) LoadRunner
8 1 (2.22%) Fiddler
General
1 4 (8.89%) Games
2 2 (4.44%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Legal
3 1 (2.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (60.00%) Developer
2 11 (24.44%) Senior Developer
3 7 (15.56%) Lead Designer
3 7 (15.56%) UX Designer
3 7 (15.56%) Designer
4 5 (11.11%) Senior Designer
4 5 (11.11%) Mobile Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Senior UX Designer
4 5 (11.11%) iOS Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Senior PHP Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Test Automation Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Automation Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Network Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Test Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) PHP Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Junior Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Junior
7 2 (4.44%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.44%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (33.33%) RESTful
2 14 (31.11%) HTML
3 12 (26.67%) CSS
4 9 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 8 (17.78%) LESS
5 8 (17.78%) jQuery
6 7 (15.56%) LAMP
6 7 (15.56%) Backbone.js
7 6 (13.33%) Symfony
8 5 (11.11%) HTML5
8 5 (11.11%) AngularJS
9 4 (8.89%) Doctrine
9 4 (8.89%) REST
10 2 (4.44%) Ruby on Rails
10 2 (4.44%) SOAP
11 1 (2.22%) Web Services
11 1 (2.22%) ActiveMQ
11 1 (2.22%) Spring
11 1 (2.22%) .NET
11 1 (2.22%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (40.00%) Open Source
2 12 (26.67%) Mobile App
2 12 (26.67%) User Experience
3 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 5 (11.11%) iPhone
4 4 (8.89%) Blog
5 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.22%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (2.22%) W3C
6 1 (2.22%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.89%) Apple iOS
2 12 (26.67%) Android
3 4 (8.89%) Linux
4 1 (2.22%) CentOS
4 1 (2.22%) UNIX
4 1 (2.22%) AIX
4 1 (2.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (17.78%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (15.56%) Software Engineering
4 6 (13.33%) TDD
4 6 (13.33%) iOS Development
5 5 (11.11%) Mobile Development
5 5 (11.11%) MVC
5 5 (11.11%) BDD
6 4 (8.89%) Test Automation
6 4 (8.89%) OO PHP
6 4 (8.89%) OO
6 4 (8.89%) Domain-Driven Design
7 3 (6.67%) Scrum
7 3 (6.67%) Project Management
7 3 (6.67%) Web Design
7 3 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (6.67%) Market Research
8 2 (4.44%) Kanban
8 2 (4.44%) DevOps
8 2 (4.44%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (42.22%) JavaScript
2 11 (24.44%) PHP
3 9 (20.00%) C#
4 7 (15.56%) Python
5 6 (13.33%) Objective-C
6 5 (11.11%) Ruby
7 4 (8.89%) PHP5
7 4 (8.89%) Tcl
7 4 (8.89%) Java
7 4 (8.89%) Perl
8 3 (6.67%) SQL
8 3 (6.67%) Haskell
9 2 (4.44%) F#
9 2 (4.44%) Scala
9 2 (4.44%) Clojure
9 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.22%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) Puppet
2 4 (8.89%) Vagrant
3 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.22%) CloudHub
3 1 (2.22%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (11.11%) HP
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle
3 1 (2.22%) SAP
3 1 (2.22%) IBM
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.22%) Sun
3 1 (2.22%) Informatica
3 1 (2.22%) Yahoo!
3 1 (2.22%) Google
3 1 (2.22%) Splunk
3 1 (2.22%) Twitter
3 1 (2.22%) Rackspace
3 1 (2.22%) New Relic
3 1 (2.22%) DigitalOcean
3 1 (2.22%) WorldPay
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