The table below looks at the statistics 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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GitHub
Rank - 95 -
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.081% -
As % of the Cloud Services category - 5.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +28.57%
GitHub
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Cloud Services Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
97 20 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.53% 1.62% 4.32%
Number of salaries quoted 71 12 48
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £35,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (75.00%) Open Source
2 3 (75.00%) SaaS
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) WPF
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) OpenGL
3 1 (25.00%) CAD
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) .NET

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 (75.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) WCF
2 1 (25.00%) WPF
2 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) CAD
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Java