The table below looks at the statistics for GitHub skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GitHub over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GitHub
Rank 51 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 6 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.50% 0.49% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 40.00% 50.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Average salary £38,750 £22,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+76.13% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +42.85%
GitHub
Leicestershire

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

Cloud Services Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
15 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.76% 0.99% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 3
Average salary £42,500 £26,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.87% -17.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £44,200 £35,700
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

GitHub
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

GitHub Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

GitHub
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

GitHub Salary Trend in Leicester

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) CMS
2 5 (83.33%) LAMP
2 5 (83.33%) MySQL
3 4 (66.67%) PHP
3 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) WordPress
3 4 (66.67%) Node.js
3 4 (66.67%) CSS3
3 4 (66.67%) HTML5
4 3 (50.00%) Twitter
4 3 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (50.00%) Mercurial
4 3 (50.00%) Joomla!
4 3 (50.00%) Drupal
4 3 (50.00%) Subversion
5 2 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (33.33%) Adobe
5 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
5 2 (33.33%) Ajax
5 2 (33.33%) Google
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (33.33%) JIRA
5 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (33.33%) Trello

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 6 (100.00%) CMS
2 4 (66.67%) WordPress
2 4 (66.67%) Node.js
3 3 (50.00%) Joomla!
3 3 (50.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (50.00%) Mercurial
1 3 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (33.33%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Web Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Web Programmer
2 3 (50.00%) Programmer
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Leader
3 2 (33.33%) PHP Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior PHP Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) LAMP
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) CSS3
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
3 3 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (33.33%) Ajax
4 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (33.33%) ExpressJS
5 1 (16.67%) Sass
5 1 (16.67%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Twitter
2 2 (33.33%) Adobe
2 2 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (16.67%) Apple