The table below looks at the statistics for GitHub skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GitHub over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GitHub
Rank 183 176 179
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 12 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.29% 0.054% 0.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.19% 1.94% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £21,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-60.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
GitHub
North West

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

Cloud Services Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
194 103 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.67% 2.77% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 140 93 40
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +13.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,054 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

GitHub
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

GitHub Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

GitHub
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

GitHub Salary Trend in Manchester

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 14 (87.50%) Git (software)
2 10 (62.50%) Degree
2 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 10 (62.50%) HTML
2 10 (62.50%) CSS
2 10 (62.50%) OO
3 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (56.25%) TDD
3 9 (56.25%) Objective-C
3 9 (56.25%) Android
3 9 (56.25%) Apple iOS
3 9 (56.25%) Android Development
4 6 (37.50%) Web Development
5 5 (31.25%) .NET Framework
5 5 (31.25%) NUnit
5 5 (31.25%) MVC
5 5 (31.25%) C#
5 5 (31.25%) Cocoa
5 5 (31.25%) Windows
5 5 (31.25%) Linux
5 5 (31.25%) OOP
5 5 (31.25%) Blackberry
5 5 (31.25%) PHP
5 5 (31.25%) .NET
5 5 (31.25%) MySQL
5 5 (31.25%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (31.25%) MongoDB
5 5 (31.25%) Xamarin.iOS
5 5 (31.25%) MVVM
5 5 (31.25%) iPad

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (12.50%) WordPress
1 2 (12.50%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) MySQL
1 5 (31.25%) MongoDB
1 5 (31.25%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 14 (87.50%) Git (software)
2 5 (31.25%) NUnit
2 5 (31.25%) Bitbucket
2 5 (31.25%) PHPUnit
2 5 (31.25%) Selenium
2 5 (31.25%) Behat
3 4 (25.00%) Robotium
3 4 (25.00%) Gradle
3 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 4 (25.00%) Ant
3 4 (25.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 9 (56.25%) Mobile Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Senior PHP Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Developer
3 5 (31.25%) PHP Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Android Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Junior Project Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Junior
5 2 (12.50%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) HTML
1 10 (62.50%) CSS
2 5 (31.25%) .NET Framework
2 5 (31.25%) Cocoa
2 5 (31.25%) .NET
2 5 (31.25%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (31.25%) Xamarin.iOS
2 5 (31.25%) Cocoa Touch
2 5 (31.25%) UIKit
2 5 (31.25%) Symfony
3 4 (25.00%) Gherkin
3 4 (25.00%) iOS SDK
3 4 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Blackberry
1 5 (31.25%) iPad
1 5 (31.25%) iPhone
1 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
1 5 (31.25%) Blog
1 5 (31.25%) User Experience
2 4 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Android
1 9 (56.25%) Apple iOS
2 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Phone 8
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) OO
2 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) TDD
2 9 (56.25%) Android Development
3 6 (37.50%) Web Development
4 5 (31.25%) MVC
4 5 (31.25%) OOP
4 5 (31.25%) MVVM
4 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (31.25%) OO PHP
5 4 (25.00%) iOS Development
5 4 (25.00%) Kanban
5 4 (25.00%) BDD
5 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (25.00%) Scrum
5 4 (25.00%) Extreme Programming
6 2 (12.50%) SEO
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 9 (56.25%) Objective-C
3 5 (31.25%) C#
3 5 (31.25%) PHP
4 4 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Twitter
1 5 (31.25%) Rackspace
1 5 (31.25%) New Relic
1 5 (31.25%) Xamarin
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