The table below looks at the statistics for GitHub skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GitHub over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GitHub
Rank 205 263 242
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -21
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 30 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.54% 0.072% 0.26%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.17% 1.26% 7.66%
Number of salaries quoted 26 5 9
Average salary £45,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,100 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £41,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £46,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +15.00%
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 North West region.

Cloud Services Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
486 398 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 8.78% 5.75% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 411 331 188
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

GitHub
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

GitHub Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

GitHub
Salary Trend in the North West

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

GitHub Salary Trend in the North West

GitHub
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GitHub across the North West region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

GitHub Salary Histogram in the North West

GitHub
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub within the North West region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
Manchester +39 21 £45,000 +32.35% 4
Cheshire +36 9 £52,500 +31.25%
GitHub
England

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 30 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (62.22%) HTML
3 26 (57.78%) JavaScript
3 26 (57.78%) CSS
3 26 (57.78%) Git (software)
4 25 (55.56%) HTML5
5 22 (48.89%) AngularJS
6 21 (46.67%) CSS3
6 21 (46.67%) jQuery
7 18 (40.00%) User Experience
8 16 (35.56%) MySQL
8 16 (35.56%) PHP
9 14 (31.11%) Scrum
9 14 (31.11%) JSON
9 14 (31.11%) Grunt
10 12 (26.67%) Docker
10 12 (26.67%) TDD
10 12 (26.67%) CMS
10 12 (26.67%) Java
11 11 (24.44%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (24.44%) NoSQL
11 11 (24.44%) Sass
12 10 (22.22%) D3.js
12 10 (22.22%) Front End Development
12 10 (22.22%) Vagrant
12 10 (22.22%) Subversion
12 10 (22.22%) Maven
12 10 (22.22%) .NET
12 10 (22.22%) Photoshop
13 9 (20.00%) Web Design

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 12 (26.67%) CMS
2 7 (15.56%) Moodle
2 7 (15.56%) WordPress
3 5 (11.11%) Node.js
4 4 (8.89%) Apache
5 3 (6.67%) Umbraco
6 2 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.22%) Confluence
7 1 (2.22%) Kentico
7 1 (2.22%) nginx
7 1 (2.22%) OpenStack
7 1 (2.22%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (22.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (17.78%) PaaS
2 8 (17.78%) SaaS
3 3 (6.67%) Heroku
3 3 (6.67%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.78%) SPDY
2 3 (6.67%) Internet
3 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.22%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (35.56%) MySQL
2 11 (24.44%) NoSQL
3 8 (17.78%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (4.44%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.44%) Redis
5 1 (2.22%) Neo4j
5 1 (2.22%) RavenDB
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (57.78%) Git (software)
2 14 (31.11%) Grunt
3 10 (22.22%) Maven
3 10 (22.22%) Subversion
3 10 (22.22%) Vagrant
4 9 (20.00%) Selenium
5 5 (11.11%) Jasmine
5 5 (11.11%) Jenkins
6 4 (8.89%) JUnit
7 3 (6.67%) Bower
7 3 (6.67%) JBuilder
7 3 (6.67%) RSpec
8 2 (4.44%) Android Studio
8 2 (4.44%) Gradle
8 2 (4.44%) JIRA
8 2 (4.44%) TeamCity
9 1 (2.22%) Ant
9 1 (2.22%) NUnit
9 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (2.22%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (4.44%) Marketing
2 1 (2.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (82.22%) Developer
2 18 (40.00%) Web Developer
3 11 (24.44%) HTML Developer
4 10 (22.22%) PHP Developer
5 9 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 9 (20.00%) Software Developer
6 8 (17.78%) JavaScript Developer
6 8 (17.78%) PHP Web Developer
6 8 (17.78%) UI Developer
6 8 (17.78%) UI/UX Developer
6 8 (17.78%) UX Developer
7 7 (15.56%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 7 (15.56%) HTML CSS Developer
7 7 (15.56%) PHP Laravel Developer
7 7 (15.56%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 7 (15.56%) PHP Zend Developer
7 7 (15.56%) Senior Developer
7 7 (15.56%) Symfony Developer
7 7 (15.56%) Web UI Developer
7 7 (15.56%) Web UI/UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (62.22%) HTML
2 26 (57.78%) CSS
3 25 (55.56%) HTML5
4 22 (48.89%) AngularJS
5 21 (46.67%) CSS3
5 21 (46.67%) jQuery
6 14 (31.11%) JSON
7 11 (24.44%) Sass
8 10 (22.22%) .NET
8 10 (22.22%) D3.js
9 9 (20.00%) Laravel
10 8 (17.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (17.78%) XML
10 8 (17.78%) YAML
11 7 (15.56%) CakePHP
11 7 (15.56%) Ember.js
11 7 (15.56%) Symfony
12 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET
12 6 (13.33%) RabbitMQ
12 6 (13.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (40.00%) User Experience
2 4 (8.89%) Wiki
3 2 (4.44%) Fintech
3 2 (4.44%) Psychology
4 1 (2.22%) Animation
4 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.22%) iPad
4 1 (2.22%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.22%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Android
2 4 (8.89%) Linux
3 2 (4.44%) CentOS
3 2 (4.44%) Fedora
3 2 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.44%) Ubuntu
3 2 (4.44%) Unix
3 2 (4.44%) Windows
4 1 (2.22%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (31.11%) Scrum
3 12 (26.67%) TDD
4 11 (24.44%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (22.22%) Front End Development
6 9 (20.00%) Open Source
6 9 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 9 (20.00%) Web Design
7 8 (17.78%) Dependency Injection
7 8 (17.78%) Microservices
7 8 (17.78%) Mobile Development
7 8 (17.78%) SOA
7 8 (17.78%) Technical Architecture
7 8 (17.78%) Test Scripting
7 8 (17.78%) UX Design
7 8 (17.78%) Web Application Development
7 8 (17.78%) Workflow
8 7 (15.56%) OOP
9 6 (13.33%) MVC
9 6 (13.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 26 (57.78%) JavaScript
2 16 (35.56%) PHP
3 12 (26.67%) Java
4 7 (15.56%) C#
4 7 (15.56%) ES6
4 7 (15.56%) Ruby
5 3 (6.67%) Python
6 2 (4.44%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.44%) Perl
7 1 (2.22%) C
7 1 (2.22%) C++
7 1 (2.22%) CoffeeScript
7 1 (2.22%) SQL
7 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 12 (26.67%) Docker
2 2 (4.44%) VirtualBox
2 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (6.67%) Puppet
3 2 (4.44%) logstash
3 2 (4.44%) yum
4 1 (2.22%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) Atlassian
2 7 (15.56%) Zend
3 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.67%) Google
4 3 (6.67%) New Relic
5 2 (4.44%) EPiServer
5 2 (4.44%) Rackspace
5 2 (4.44%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.44%) SaltStack
5 2 (4.44%) Sony
5 2 (4.44%) Splunk
5 2 (4.44%) VMware
6 1 (2.22%) IBM
6 1 (2.22%) Sitecore
6 1 (2.22%) Twitter
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