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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GitHub
Rank 280 295 306
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +11
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 28 39 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.27% 0.31% 0.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.58% 5.60% 4.85%
Number of salaries quoted 26 22 22
Average salary £73,750 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £40,000 £40,250
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £50,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +7.95%
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
783 696 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.51% 5.62% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 662 555 412
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,684
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 22 (56.41%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (46.15%) Git (software)
3 15 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 14 (35.90%) Finance
5 13 (33.33%) HTML
6 11 (28.21%) Python
6 11 (28.21%) JIRA
6 11 (28.21%) Elasticsearch
7 10 (25.64%) Jenkins
7 10 (25.64%) HTML5
7 10 (25.64%) Ruby
7 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
8 9 (23.08%) CSS
8 9 (23.08%) Degree
8 9 (23.08%) TeamCity
9 7 (17.95%) TDD
9 7 (17.95%) .NET
9 7 (17.95%) C#
9 7 (17.95%) Open Source
9 7 (17.95%) Redis
10 6 (15.38%) Vagrant
10 6 (15.38%) nginx
10 6 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (15.38%) MongoDB
10 6 (15.38%) REST
10 6 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (15.38%) SQL
10 6 (15.38%) ETL
10 6 (15.38%) QA
11 5 (12.82%) Django

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 11 (28.21%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (15.38%) nginx
3 4 (10.26%) CMS
3 4 (10.26%) Umbraco
4 3 (7.69%) Node.js
5 2 (5.13%) Mule ESB
5 2 (5.13%) Mule
5 2 (5.13%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (5.13%) Confluence
5 2 (5.13%) Kentico
5 2 (5.13%) JBoss
5 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.13%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (5.13%) InDesign
2 2 (5.13%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (5.13%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.13%) Amazon S3
3 2 (5.13%) SaaS
3 2 (5.13%) Heroku
4 1 (2.56%) Rackspace Cloud
4 1 (2.56%) Office 365
4 1 (2.56%) Basecamp
4 1 (2.56%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Internet
1 2 (5.13%) Wireshark
2 1 (2.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.95%) Redis
3 6 (15.38%) MongoDB
4 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (12.82%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (5.13%) MySQL
6 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.56%) Pentaho
7 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (46.15%) Git (software)
2 11 (28.21%) JIRA
3 10 (25.64%) Jenkins
4 9 (23.08%) TeamCity
5 5 (12.82%) Maven
6 4 (10.26%) Grunt
7 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (5.13%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (5.13%) PHPUnit
8 2 (5.13%) Mocha
8 2 (5.13%) SoapUI
8 2 (5.13%) Behat
8 2 (5.13%) Bitbucket
8 2 (5.13%) Firebug
8 2 (5.13%) Fiddler
8 2 (5.13%) JUnit
8 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
8 2 (5.13%) JMeter
9 1 (2.56%) Subversion
9 1 (2.56%) Selenium
General
1 14 (35.90%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Legal
3 4 (10.26%) Marketing
4 2 (5.13%) Banking
4 2 (5.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (61.54%) Developer
2 6 (15.38%) Architect
2 6 (15.38%) Python Developer
3 4 (10.26%) Senior Developer
3 4 (10.26%) .NET Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Junior
4 3 (7.69%) Senior DBA
4 3 (7.69%) DBA
4 3 (7.69%) Junior Developer
4 3 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Django Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Python/Django Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 2 (5.13%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Applications Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Applications Developer
6 1 (2.56%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (2.56%) QA Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (33.33%) HTML
2 10 (25.64%) HTML5
3 9 (23.08%) CSS
4 7 (17.95%) .NET
5 6 (15.38%) REST
6 5 (12.82%) RabbitMQ
6 5 (12.82%) Django
7 4 (10.26%) jQuery
7 4 (10.26%) .NET Framework
7 4 (10.26%) Entity Framework
7 4 (10.26%) Sass
8 3 (7.69%) AngularJS
8 3 (7.69%) D3.js
8 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (7.69%) CSS3
8 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET
8 3 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (5.13%) JSON
9 2 (5.13%) Apache Flex
9 2 (5.13%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.69%) Data Structures
2 3 (7.69%) Replication
2 3 (7.69%) Visualisation
2 3 (7.69%) User Experience
3 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.13%) Statistics
3 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.13%) Blog
3 2 (5.13%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.56%) Tandem
4 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Linux
1 2 (5.13%) Android
1 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.56%) UNIX
2 1 (2.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (56.41%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (17.95%) TDD
2 7 (17.95%) Open Source
3 6 (15.38%) ETL
3 6 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (12.82%) E-Commerce
4 5 (12.82%) Configuration Management
4 5 (12.82%) Workflow
4 5 (12.82%) Scrum
4 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
4 5 (12.82%) Release Management
5 4 (10.26%) MVC
5 4 (10.26%) Domain-Driven Design
6 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (7.69%) BDD
6 3 (7.69%) Data Visualisation
6 3 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (7.69%) DevOps
6 3 (7.69%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 15 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 11 (28.21%) Python
3 10 (25.64%) Ruby
4 7 (17.95%) C#
5 6 (15.38%) SQL
6 5 (12.82%) C++
6 5 (12.82%) Perl
6 5 (12.82%) C
7 4 (10.26%) Java
8 3 (7.69%) PHP
8 3 (7.69%) T-SQL
9 2 (5.13%) PHP5
9 2 (5.13%) Scala
9 2 (5.13%) Go
9 2 (5.13%) Apple Swift
10 1 (2.56%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) Varnish
2 2 (5.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (15.38%) Vagrant
2 5 (12.82%) Puppet
3 4 (10.26%) HAProxy
3 4 (10.26%) Ansible
4 2 (5.13%) Nagios
4 2 (5.13%) CloudHub
5 1 (2.56%) Rundeck
5 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.56%) logstash
5 1 (2.56%) Kibana
5 1 (2.56%) Graphite
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
1 5 (12.82%) Coverity
2 4 (10.26%) Adobe
3 2 (5.13%) SAP
3 2 (5.13%) Informatica
3 2 (5.13%) EPiServer
3 2 (5.13%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.56%) Splunk
4 1 (2.56%) Twitter
4 1 (2.56%) Rackspace
4 1 (2.56%) New Relic
4 1 (2.56%) DigitalOcean
4 1 (2.56%) WorldPay
4 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.56%) Yahoo!
4 1 (2.56%) Google
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle
4 1 (2.56%) HP
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