The first table below looks at the demand for GitHub skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GitHub over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GitHub
Rank 103 96 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.27% 0.084% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.52% 2.78% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +21.42%
Cloud Services Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
42 36 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.85% 3.02% 5.34%
Number of salaries quoted 23 25 61
Average salary £36,250 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.05% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
GitHub
Scotland

GitHub
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GitHub across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

GitHub Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

GitHub
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GitHub across the Edinburgh region.

GitHub Salary Trend in Edinburgh

GitHub
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GitHub across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

GitHub Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) OO
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (50.00%) Ruby
3 3 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (50.00%) Open Source
3 3 (50.00%) SaaS
4 2 (33.33%) Perl
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Informix
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) JSON
4 2 (33.33%) JIRA
4 2 (33.33%) Use Case
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (33.33%) Product Management
4 2 (33.33%) Software Architecture
4 2 (33.33%) BDD
4 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
4 2 (33.33%) User Stories
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (33.33%) DevOps
5 1 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (16.67%) Java

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Informix
1 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Perl Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) WPF
3 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) OpenGL
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) OO
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Use Case
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) Product Management
2 2 (33.33%) Software Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) BDD
2 2 (33.33%) User Stories
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) CAD
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) Ruby
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) Java