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 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 105 105 89
Rank change year-on-year
0 -16
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.25% 0.068% 0.084%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.76% 1.03% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £22,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
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
84 97 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.35% 6.58% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 46 70 25
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) EJB 3.0
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 3 (75.00%) Web Development
2 3 (75.00%) Java EE
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) VB
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) EJB
2 3 (75.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) OpenGL

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) EJB
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) Java EE
2 3 (75.00%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (25.00%) OpenCL
3 1 (25.00%) OpenGL
3 1 (25.00%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (25.00%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Web Development
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (25.00%) Image Processing
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Signal Processing
3 1 (25.00%) Signal Processing
3 1 (25.00%) Android Development
3 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle