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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GitHub
Rank 88 104 112
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +8
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 7 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.54% 0.073% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.86% 1.14% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 2
Average salary £30,000 £23,500 £36,895
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.65% -36.30%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.71%
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
71 88 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.48% 6.44% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 52 53 37
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £54,600 £64,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 20 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 7 (100.00%) SOAP
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) OO
1 7 (100.00%) Python
1 7 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 7 (100.00%) Subversion
1 7 (100.00%) JSON
1 7 (100.00%) LINQ
1 7 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 7 (100.00%) REST
1 7 (100.00%) Relational Database

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 7 (100.00%) Subversion
1 7 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) JSON
1 7 (100.00%) LINQ
1 7 (100.00%) REST
1 7 (100.00%) SOAP
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
1 7 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 7 (100.00%) OO
1 7 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) Python
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle