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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GitHub
Rank 263 292 309
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +17
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 28 33 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.30% 0.28% 0.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.52% 4.79% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 24 15 16
Average salary £72,500 £50,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.00% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £35,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £93,500 £59,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
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
795 689 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 8.41% 5.95% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 665 553 387
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £70,000
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 4 September 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 4 September 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 33 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 22 (45.83%) HTML
4 19 (39.58%) CSS
4 19 (39.58%) HTML5
5 18 (37.50%) Git (software)
6 17 (35.42%) Degree
7 14 (29.17%) Redis
8 13 (27.08%) REST
8 13 (27.08%) Amazon AWS
8 13 (27.08%) JIRA
8 13 (27.08%) Software Engineering
8 13 (27.08%) jQuery
8 13 (27.08%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (27.08%) Finance
9 12 (25.00%) CSS3
9 12 (25.00%) Node.js
10 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Azure
11 10 (20.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 10 (20.83%) Elasticsearch
11 10 (20.83%) Python
11 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
11 10 (20.83%) Computer Science
12 9 (18.75%) Ruby
12 9 (18.75%) TeamCity
12 9 (18.75%) Backbone.js
12 9 (18.75%) Docker
12 9 (18.75%) Microservices
13 8 (16.67%) Jenkins
13 8 (16.67%) Test Automation

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 12 (25.00%) Node.js
2 10 (20.83%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (10.42%) CMS
3 5 (10.42%) nginx
4 4 (8.33%) Umbraco
5 2 (4.17%) Mule
5 2 (4.17%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (4.17%) Confluence
5 2 (4.17%) Kentico
5 2 (4.17%) JBoss
5 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.17%) Mule ESB
6 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.17%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (4.17%) InDesign
2 2 (4.17%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (4.17%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 13 (27.08%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.25%) Basecamp
3 3 (6.25%) Trello
4 2 (4.17%) Amazon S3
4 2 (4.17%) SaaS
4 2 (4.17%) Heroku
5 1 (2.08%) Rackspace Cloud
5 1 (2.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) Internet
1 2 (4.17%) Wireshark
2 1 (2.08%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.17%) Redis
2 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.42%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (10.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (10.42%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.17%) MySQL
5 2 (4.17%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.08%) Pentaho
6 1 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 18 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 13 (27.08%) JIRA
3 9 (18.75%) TeamCity
4 8 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 4 (8.33%) Grunt
5 4 (8.33%) Maven
6 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (4.17%) Firebug
7 2 (4.17%) Fiddler
7 2 (4.17%) JUnit
7 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio
7 2 (4.17%) JMeter
7 2 (4.17%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (4.17%) Mocha
7 2 (4.17%) SoapUI
8 1 (2.08%) Behat
8 1 (2.08%) Bitbucket
8 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (2.08%) PHPUnit
8 1 (2.08%) Subversion
General
1 13 (27.08%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Legal
3 4 (8.33%) Marketing
4 3 (6.25%) Retail
5 2 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (68.75%) Developer
2 8 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
3 6 (12.50%) Architect
3 6 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 6 (12.50%) Python Developer
4 4 (8.33%) Lead Developer
4 4 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 4 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (6.25%) Django Developer
5 3 (6.25%) Agile Coach
5 3 (6.25%) Python/Django Developer
5 3 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (6.25%) Senior DBA
5 3 (6.25%) DBA
6 2 (4.17%) Applications Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Junior Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Senior Applications Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Junior
6 2 (4.17%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (45.83%) HTML
2 19 (39.58%) CSS
2 19 (39.58%) HTML5
3 13 (27.08%) REST
3 13 (27.08%) jQuery
4 12 (25.00%) CSS3
5 10 (20.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 9 (18.75%) Backbone.js
7 8 (16.67%) .NET
8 6 (12.50%) AngularJS
9 5 (10.42%) Django
9 5 (10.42%) Sass
9 5 (10.42%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (8.33%) Entity Framework
10 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET
10 4 (8.33%) .NET Framework
11 3 (6.25%) JSON
11 3 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
11 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (6.25%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Computer Science
2 6 (12.50%) Blog
3 5 (10.42%) User Experience
4 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (6.25%) Data Structures
5 3 (6.25%) Visualisation
5 3 (6.25%) Replication
6 2 (4.17%) Statistics
6 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (4.17%) Algorithms
7 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.25%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.17%) Linux
2 2 (4.17%) Android
3 1 (2.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (27.08%) Software Engineering
2 13 (27.08%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (18.75%) Microservices
4 8 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 8 (16.67%) Scrum
5 7 (14.58%) TDD
6 6 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 6 (12.50%) ETL
6 6 (12.50%) Open Source
7 5 (10.42%) BDD
7 5 (10.42%) Workflow
7 5 (10.42%) Release Management
7 5 (10.42%) Configuration Management
7 5 (10.42%) MVC
7 5 (10.42%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
8 4 (8.33%) Domain-Driven Design
8 4 (8.33%) Project Management
8 4 (8.33%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 24 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (20.83%) Python
3 9 (18.75%) Ruby
4 7 (14.58%) C#
5 6 (12.50%) SQL
6 5 (10.42%) C++
6 5 (10.42%) Perl
6 5 (10.42%) C
7 3 (6.25%) Scala
7 3 (6.25%) Java
7 3 (6.25%) T-SQL
8 2 (4.17%) Go
8 2 (4.17%) Apple Swift
9 1 (2.08%) PHP5
9 1 (2.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (35.42%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) QA
System Software
1 9 (18.75%) Docker
2 4 (8.33%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) Vagrant
2 4 (8.33%) HAProxy
2 4 (8.33%) Ansible
3 3 (6.25%) Puppet
4 2 (4.17%) CloudHub
5 1 (2.08%) Rundeck
5 1 (2.08%) Nagios
5 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.08%) logstash
5 1 (2.08%) Kibana
5 1 (2.08%) Graphite
Vendors
1 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
1 5 (10.42%) Coverity
2 4 (8.33%) Adobe
3 2 (4.17%) EPiServer
3 2 (4.17%) Sitecore
3 2 (4.17%) Informatica
3 2 (4.17%) SAP
4 1 (2.08%) Twitter
4 1 (2.08%) Rackspace
4 1 (2.08%) DigitalOcean
4 1 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.08%) Yahoo!
4 1 (2.08%) Google
4 1 (2.08%) HP
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