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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GitHub
Rank 293 307 306
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -1
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 9 35 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.090% 0.28% 0.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.24% 4.94% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 8 30 22
Average salary £53,750 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,900 £39,250 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £60,500 £64,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
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
725 708 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.22% 5.60% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 619 590 412
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 18 (43.90%) Open Source
2 17 (41.46%) JavaScript
3 16 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (34.15%) MySQL
5 12 (29.27%) Git (software)
5 12 (29.27%) RESTful
6 11 (26.83%) PHP
6 11 (26.83%) Jenkins
7 10 (24.39%) HTML
8 9 (21.95%) Python
8 9 (21.95%) Android
8 9 (21.95%) Bitbucket
8 9 (21.95%) Mobile App
8 9 (21.95%) Apple iOS
8 9 (21.95%) User Experience
9 8 (19.51%) Software Engineering
9 8 (19.51%) CSS
9 8 (19.51%) C#
10 7 (17.07%) LAMP
10 7 (17.07%) jQuery
10 7 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (17.07%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (14.63%) Vagrant
11 6 (14.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (14.63%) Redis
11 6 (14.63%) Symfony
11 6 (14.63%) Degree
11 6 (14.63%) nginx
11 6 (14.63%) Puppet
11 6 (14.63%) MongoDB

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 7 (17.07%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (14.63%) nginx
3 4 (9.76%) OpenStack
3 4 (9.76%) Apache
4 3 (7.32%) Node.js
5 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.44%) JBoss
5 1 (2.44%) Confluence
5 1 (2.44%) Mule
5 1 (2.44%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) SaaS
2 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.44%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) MPLS
2 1 (2.44%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (34.15%) MySQL
2 6 (14.63%) Redis
2 6 (14.63%) MongoDB
3 5 (12.20%) SQLite
4 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
5 3 (7.32%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.88%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.44%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (29.27%) Git (software)
2 11 (26.83%) Jenkins
3 9 (21.95%) Bitbucket
4 4 (9.76%) Karma Test Runner
4 4 (9.76%) JSHint
4 4 (9.76%) Behat
4 4 (9.76%) Jasmine
4 4 (9.76%) PHPUnit
4 4 (9.76%) Bugzilla
4 4 (9.76%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (4.88%) Maven
5 2 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.44%) JUnit
6 1 (2.44%) JMeter
6 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.44%) RSpec
6 1 (2.44%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.44%) JIRA
6 1 (2.44%) Selenium
General
1 3 (7.32%) Legal
1 3 (7.32%) Games
2 2 (4.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (63.41%) Developer
2 11 (26.83%) Senior Developer
3 5 (12.20%) Mobile Developer
3 5 (12.20%) iOS Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Test Automation Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Senior PHP Developer
4 4 (9.76%) UX Designer
4 4 (9.76%) Designer
4 4 (9.76%) Automation Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Lead Designer
4 4 (9.76%) Network Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) PHP Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Test Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Junior
5 3 (7.32%) Python Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Junior Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Node.js Developer
6 2 (4.88%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Senior UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (29.27%) RESTful
2 10 (24.39%) HTML
3 8 (19.51%) CSS
4 7 (17.07%) LAMP
4 7 (17.07%) jQuery
5 6 (14.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (14.63%) Symfony
6 5 (12.20%) LESS
6 5 (12.20%) AngularJS
7 4 (9.76%) Doctrine
7 4 (9.76%) Backbone.js
7 4 (9.76%) REST
7 4 (9.76%) HTML5
8 3 (7.32%) Django
9 2 (4.88%) RabbitMQ
10 1 (2.44%) .NET
10 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
10 1 (2.44%) SOAP
10 1 (2.44%) Web Services
10 1 (2.44%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (43.90%) Open Source
2 9 (21.95%) Mobile App
2 9 (21.95%) User Experience
3 5 (12.20%) iPhone
3 5 (12.20%) Computer Science
4 4 (9.76%) Blog
5 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.44%) Tandem
6 1 (2.44%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Android
1 9 (21.95%) Apple iOS
2 3 (7.32%) Linux
3 1 (2.44%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (19.51%) Software Engineering
3 7 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (12.20%) TDD
4 5 (12.20%) MVC
4 5 (12.20%) BDD
4 5 (12.20%) iOS Development
4 5 (12.20%) Mobile Development
5 4 (9.76%) OO PHP
5 4 (9.76%) Domain-Driven Design
5 4 (9.76%) Test Automation
5 4 (9.76%) OO
6 3 (7.32%) Web Design
6 3 (7.32%) Scrum
7 2 (4.88%) DevOps
7 2 (4.88%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (4.88%) Software Testing
7 2 (4.88%) Market Research
7 2 (4.88%) Project Management
7 2 (4.88%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 17 (41.46%) JavaScript
2 11 (26.83%) PHP
3 9 (21.95%) Python
4 8 (19.51%) C#
5 6 (14.63%) Objective-C
6 4 (9.76%) PHP5
6 4 (9.76%) Ruby
6 4 (9.76%) Perl
6 4 (9.76%) Tcl
7 3 (7.32%) Java
7 3 (7.32%) Haskell
8 2 (4.88%) Clojure
8 2 (4.88%) Scala
8 2 (4.88%) F#
8 2 (4.88%) SQL
8 2 (4.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Docker
1 2 (4.88%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) Vagrant
1 6 (14.63%) Puppet
2 2 (4.88%) Ansible
2 2 (4.88%) HAProxy
3 1 (2.44%) Nagios
3 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.44%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) HP
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.44%) Informatica
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle
2 1 (2.44%) SAP
2 1 (2.44%) Yahoo!
2 1 (2.44%) Google
2 1 (2.44%) Splunk
2 1 (2.44%) Rackspace
2 1 (2.44%) Twitter
2 1 (2.44%) WorldPay
2 1 (2.44%) New Relic
2 1 (2.44%) DigitalOcean
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum +bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + shares experience dependent
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
City of London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago