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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GitHub
Rank 245 228 254
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +26
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 2 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.029% 0.12% 0.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.64% 4.97% 7.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 15
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +6.66%
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
314 161 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.57% 2.44% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 276 142 170
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +13.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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
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 27 January 2015. 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 -12 2 £42,500 +21.42% 1
GitHub
England

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 12 (85.71%) HTML
1 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 12 (85.71%) CSS
2 10 (71.43%) OO
2 10 (71.43%) Degree
2 10 (71.43%) Git (software)
3 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) Windows
3 7 (50.00%) Linux
4 5 (35.71%) OOP
4 5 (35.71%) .NET
4 5 (35.71%) PHP
4 5 (35.71%) MySQL
4 5 (35.71%) MVC
4 5 (35.71%) Blackberry
4 5 (35.71%) TDD
4 5 (35.71%) NUnit
4 5 (35.71%) Cocoa
4 5 (35.71%) Objective-C
4 5 (35.71%) C#
4 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
4 5 (35.71%) .NET Framework
4 5 (35.71%) PHPUnit
4 5 (35.71%) Xamarin.iOS
4 5 (35.71%) MVVM
4 5 (35.71%) iPad
4 5 (35.71%) MongoDB
4 5 (35.71%) Apple iOS
4 5 (35.71%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (35.71%) Behat

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 2 (14.29%) Drupal
1 2 (14.29%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Magento
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) MySQL
1 5 (35.71%) SQLite
1 5 (35.71%) MongoDB
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 5 (35.71%) PHPUnit
2 5 (35.71%) Behat
2 5 (35.71%) Bitbucket
2 5 (35.71%) NUnit
2 5 (35.71%) Selenium
3 2 (14.29%) Ant
3 2 (14.29%) Subversion
3 2 (14.29%) Maven
3 2 (14.29%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Senior Developer
2 5 (35.71%) PHP Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Senior PHP Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Digital Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Junior Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) CSS
1 12 (85.71%) HTML
2 5 (35.71%) .NET
2 5 (35.71%) .NET Framework
2 5 (35.71%) Symfony
2 5 (35.71%) Xamarin.iOS
2 5 (35.71%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (35.71%) Cocoa Touch
2 5 (35.71%) UIKit
2 5 (35.71%) Cocoa
3 2 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (14.29%) J2EE
3 2 (14.29%) ADO
3 2 (14.29%) SOAP
3 2 (14.29%) Web Services
3 2 (14.29%) XML
3 2 (14.29%) XSLT
3 2 (14.29%) EDI
3 2 (14.29%) JMS
3 2 (14.29%) UDDI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Blackberry
1 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
1 5 (35.71%) Blog
1 5 (35.71%) iPhone
1 5 (35.71%) iPad
1 5 (35.71%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) Android
2 5 (35.71%) Apple iOS
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Phone 8
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) OO
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) TDD
3 5 (35.71%) OOP
3 5 (35.71%) MVC
3 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (35.71%) MVVM
3 5 (35.71%) Android Development
3 5 (35.71%) OO PHP
4 4 (28.57%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) OOD
5 2 (14.29%) SOA
5 2 (14.29%) Logistics
5 2 (14.29%) Web Development
5 2 (14.29%) Load Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (14.29%) Dependency Management
5 2 (14.29%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (35.71%) PHP
2 5 (35.71%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) Objective-C
3 2 (14.29%) XPath
3 2 (14.29%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Twitter
1 5 (35.71%) Rackspace
1 5 (35.71%) Xamarin
1 5 (35.71%) New Relic
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
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