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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GitHub
Rank 395 465 579
Rank change year-on-year
+70 +114
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 256 146 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.56% 0.33% 0.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.05% 6.78% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 137 132 46
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +42.85%
GitHub
England

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

Cloud Services Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
2830 2153 1727
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 6.19% 4.84% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2304 1868 1501
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

GitHub
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

GitHub Jobs Demand Trend in London

GitHub
Salary Trend in London

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

GitHub Salary Trend in London

GitHub
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GitHub across the London region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

GitHub Salary Histogram in London

GitHub
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub within the London region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +18 30 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Westminster - 5 £40,000 -
Docklands, London - 2 £31,250 -
Hounslow - 1 £77,500 -
Isleworth - 1 £77,500 -
Southwark - 1 £37,500 -
GitHub
England

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 251 (57.31%) JavaScript
2 235 (53.65%) Agile Software Development
3 195 (44.52%) MVC
4 181 (41.32%) HTML
5 174 (39.73%) Git (software)
6 165 (37.67%) CSS
7 158 (36.07%) TDD
8 156 (35.62%) .NET
9 153 (34.93%) AngularJS
10 152 (34.70%) Open Source
11 149 (34.02%) C#
12 148 (33.79%) OO
13 144 (32.88%) ASP.NET
13 144 (32.88%) SQL Server
14 134 (30.59%) REST
15 132 (30.14%) ASP.NET MVC
16 131 (29.91%) SQL
17 128 (29.22%) Ruby
17 128 (29.22%) jQuery
18 125 (28.54%) E-Commerce
19 124 (28.31%) Windows
20 123 (28.08%) BDD
21 122 (27.85%) nginx
22 121 (27.63%) TeamCity
23 120 (27.40%) Apache Solr
24 110 (25.11%) Linux
25 103 (23.52%) Java
26 99 (22.60%) Web Services
27 98 (22.37%) NUnit
28 95 (21.69%) Sass

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the London 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
1 122 (27.85%) nginx
2 120 (27.40%) Apache Solr
3 94 (21.46%) Node.js
4 89 (20.32%) IIS
5 29 (6.62%) Apache
6 25 (5.71%) CMS
7 21 (4.79%) Tomcat
8 15 (3.42%) Confluence
9 13 (2.97%) Commerce Server
10 8 (1.83%) Alfresco
10 8 (1.83%) OpenStack
10 8 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
11 7 (1.60%) Liferay
12 6 (1.37%) Drupal
13 5 (1.14%) WordPress
14 4 (0.91%) Jetty
15 2 (0.46%) Adobe CQ
15 2 (0.46%) Gunicorn
16 1 (0.23%) Cloud Foundry
16 1 (0.23%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 11 (2.51%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.37%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.23%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 15 (3.42%) Google Analytics
2 4 (0.91%) Magento
3 1 (0.23%) Sophis RISQUE
Cloud Services
1 87 (19.86%) Amazon AWS
2 67 (15.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 58 (13.24%) Trello
4 12 (2.74%) PaaS
4 12 (2.74%) Rackspace Cloud
5 10 (2.28%) SaaS
6 3 (0.68%) Google Apps
6 3 (0.68%) Basecamp
6 3 (0.68%) Heroku
7 2 (0.46%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 23 (5.25%) HTTP
2 18 (4.11%) Internet
3 7 (1.60%) Firewall
4 6 (1.37%) GSM
5 5 (1.14%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.68%) LAN
7 2 (0.46%) VoIP
7 2 (0.46%) BIG-IP
7 2 (0.46%) Wireshark
7 2 (0.46%) Network Security
7 2 (0.46%) NAS
7 2 (0.46%) SAN
8 1 (0.23%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (32.88%) SQL Server
2 56 (12.79%) RavenDB
3 55 (12.56%) MySQL
4 53 (12.10%) MongoDB
5 28 (6.39%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (3.65%) Cognos Impromptu
7 13 (2.97%) NoSQL
8 12 (2.74%) Redis
9 10 (2.28%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (2.05%) Big Data
11 8 (1.83%) Relational Database
12 7 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
14 5 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 3 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 3 (0.68%) Hadoop
15 3 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
15 3 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
16 1 (0.23%) BigTable
Development Applications
1 174 (39.73%) Git (software)
2 121 (27.63%) TeamCity
3 98 (22.37%) NUnit
4 93 (21.23%) Rhino Mocks
5 89 (20.32%) Cucumber
6 87 (19.86%) Selenium
7 76 (17.35%) Jenkins
8 69 (15.75%) Subversion
9 67 (15.30%) ReSharper
10 61 (13.93%) Jasmine
11 57 (13.01%) Octopus Deploy
12 56 (12.79%) YouTrack
12 56 (12.79%) dotTrace
13 53 (12.10%) Maven
14 52 (11.87%) JIRA
15 35 (7.99%) Hudson
16 28 (6.39%) RSpec
16 28 (6.39%) PhantomJS
17 25 (5.71%) JUnit
18 13 (2.97%) WATIR
General
1 56 (12.79%) French Language
2 49 (11.19%) Publishing
3 38 (8.68%) Retail
4 35 (7.99%) Marketing
5 33 (7.53%) Finance
6 27 (6.16%) Games
7 14 (3.20%) Music Industry
8 12 (2.74%) Advertising
9 7 (1.60%) Legal
10 6 (1.37%) Banking
10 6 (1.37%) Front Office
11 3 (0.68%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.68%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.46%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.23%) Billing
13 1 (0.23%) Russian Language
13 1 (0.23%) Back Office
13 1 (0.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 338 (77.17%) Developer
2 97 (22.15%) Senior Developer
3 69 (15.75%) .NET Developer
4 48 (10.96%) Java Developer
5 41 (9.36%) C# Developer
6 38 (8.68%) C# .NET Developer
7 33 (7.53%) Senior .NET Developer
8 29 (6.62%) Web Developer
9 28 (6.39%) Software Developer
9 28 (6.39%) Front-End Developer
10 26 (5.94%) Administrator
11 23 (5.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 22 (5.02%) JavaScript Developer
13 20 (4.57%) Systems Administrator
14 19 (4.34%) DevOps Engineer
15 17 (3.88%) UI Developer
15 17 (3.88%) UI Programmer
15 17 (3.88%) Linux Administrator
16 16 (3.65%) Senior Java Developer
16 16 (3.65%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (41.32%) HTML
2 165 (37.67%) CSS
3 156 (35.62%) .NET
4 153 (34.93%) AngularJS
5 144 (32.88%) ASP.NET
6 134 (30.59%) REST
7 132 (30.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 128 (29.22%) jQuery
9 99 (22.60%) Web Services
10 95 (21.69%) Sass
11 93 (21.23%) Lucene
12 82 (18.72%) HTML5
13 81 (18.49%) WCF
14 65 (14.84%) Ruby on Rails
15 63 (14.38%) CSS3
16 56 (12.79%) Castle Windsor
17 46 (10.50%) RESTful
18 44 (10.05%) Spring
19 37 (8.45%) NHibernate
19 37 (8.45%) StructureMap
Miscellaneous
1 152 (34.70%) Open Source
2 65 (14.84%) User Experience
3 59 (13.47%) Computer Science
4 31 (7.08%) Mobile App
5 28 (6.39%) Algorithms
6 27 (6.16%) Data Structures
7 22 (5.02%) Blackberry
8 19 (4.34%) Visualisation
9 18 (4.11%) Mathematics
10 15 (3.42%) Blog
10 15 (3.42%) Online Games
11 13 (2.97%) iPhone
11 13 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (2.28%) Digital Media
12 10 (2.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 9 (2.05%) Statistics
14 8 (1.83%) iPad
15 7 (1.60%) Social Network
16 6 (1.37%) Artificial Intelligence
17 5 (1.14%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 124 (28.31%) Windows
2 110 (25.11%) Linux
3 29 (6.62%) Debian
4 25 (5.71%) Apple iOS
5 21 (4.79%) Android
6 16 (3.65%) UNIX
7 14 (3.20%) Ubuntu
7 14 (3.20%) Solaris
8 10 (2.28%) CentOS
8 10 (2.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (1.83%) Fedora
10 5 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.91%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 235 (53.65%) Agile Software Development
2 195 (44.52%) MVC
3 158 (36.07%) TDD
4 148 (33.79%) OO
5 125 (28.54%) E-Commerce
6 123 (28.08%) BDD
7 90 (20.55%) DevOps
8 56 (12.79%) Pair Programming
9 53 (12.10%) Continuous Improvement
10 51 (11.64%) Continuous Integration
11 46 (10.50%) Scrum
12 40 (9.13%) Software Engineering
12 40 (9.13%) Refactoring
13 31 (7.08%) Unit Testing
14 28 (6.39%) Automated Testing
15 26 (5.94%) OOP
16 22 (5.02%) Analytics
17 19 (4.34%) Mentoring
17 19 (4.34%) Responsive Web Design
18 17 (3.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 251 (57.31%) JavaScript
2 149 (34.02%) C#
3 131 (29.91%) SQL
4 128 (29.22%) Ruby
5 103 (23.52%) Java
6 70 (15.98%) PHP
7 65 (14.84%) Python
8 60 (13.70%) T-SQL
9 38 (8.68%) Scala
9 38 (8.68%) Bash Shell
10 27 (6.16%) Perl
11 23 (5.25%) C++
12 15 (3.42%) R
13 12 (2.74%) PHP5
13 12 (2.74%) Haskell
14 9 (2.05%) Groovy
15 6 (1.37%) C
16 5 (1.14%) Objective-C
16 5 (1.14%) Erlang
16 5 (1.14%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 45 (10.27%) Degree
2 9 (2.05%) PhD
3 5 (1.14%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.02%) QA
System Software
1 4 (0.91%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.68%) VirtualBox
2 3 (0.68%) Docker
2 3 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.46%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.46%) Varnish
3 2 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.46%) Xen
Systems Management
1 51 (11.64%) Puppet
2 36 (8.22%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (5.25%) Nagios
4 16 (3.65%) Vagrant
5 12 (2.74%) Cacti
6 7 (1.60%) Capistrano
7 6 (1.37%) Ansible
8 3 (0.68%) YUM
9 2 (0.46%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.46%) StatsD
10 1 (0.23%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 90 (20.55%) Microsoft
2 72 (16.44%) Rackspace
3 32 (7.31%) Google
4 15 (3.42%) Twitter
4 15 (3.42%) HP
4 15 (3.42%) Zend
5 13 (2.97%) Sony
5 13 (2.97%) Toshiba
6 11 (2.51%) VMware
6 11 (2.51%) Red Hat
7 9 (2.05%) SaltStack
8 7 (1.60%) GigaSpaces
9 6 (1.37%) Yahoo!
10 5 (1.14%) Oracle
11 4 (0.91%) Adobe
11 4 (0.91%) Cisco
12 3 (0.68%) JBoss
12 3 (0.68%) Apple
13 2 (0.46%) Riverbed
13 2 (0.46%) SolarWinds
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