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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GitHub
Rank 238 253 248
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -5
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 10 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.15% 0.042% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.91% 1.46% 6.10%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 10
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £30,000 £37,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +14.66%
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
344 206 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 5.22% 2.87% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 297 164 151
Average salary £44,750 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.87% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 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 +10 8 £30,000 - 2
Cheshire - 2 £40,000 - 3
GitHub
England

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
2 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (75.00%) jQuery
4 8 (66.67%) OO
4 8 (66.67%) SQL
5 7 (58.33%) PHP
6 6 (50.00%) Scrum
6 6 (50.00%) Degree
6 6 (50.00%) PHP5
6 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 6 (50.00%) RESTful
6 6 (50.00%) Laravel
6 6 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (50.00%) AngularJS
6 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (41.67%) PhpStorm
7 5 (41.67%) MongoDB
7 5 (41.67%) Games
7 5 (41.67%) Finance
7 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
8 4 (33.33%) Java
8 4 (33.33%) TDD
9 3 (25.00%) Maven
9 3 (25.00%) Subversion
9 3 (25.00%) MVC
9 3 (25.00%) C#
9 3 (25.00%) Ant
9 3 (25.00%) .NET

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 1 (8.33%) IIS
1 1 (8.33%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) SaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
1 5 (41.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (41.67%) PhpStorm
3 3 (25.00%) Ant
3 3 (25.00%) Subversion
3 3 (25.00%) Maven
4 2 (16.67%) JIRA
5 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
5 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
5 1 (8.33%) Gradle
5 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
5 1 (8.33%) Calabash
5 1 (8.33%) Dreamweaver
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
1 5 (41.67%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Junior PHP Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Junior Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Junior
4 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
2 9 (75.00%) jQuery
3 6 (50.00%) RESTful
3 6 (50.00%) Laravel
3 6 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (25.00%) Entity Framework
4 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (25.00%) .NET
4 3 (25.00%) Web Services
4 3 (25.00%) XML
5 2 (16.67%) XSLT
5 2 (16.67%) EDI
5 2 (16.67%) JMS
5 2 (16.67%) UDDI
5 2 (16.67%) WSDL
5 2 (16.67%) LAMP
5 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 2 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (16.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) W3C
2 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) OO
3 6 (50.00%) Scrum
3 6 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (33.33%) TDD
5 3 (25.00%) Web Development
5 3 (25.00%) OOD
5 3 (25.00%) MVC
5 3 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (16.67%) Dependency Management
6 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (16.67%) Load Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 2 (16.67%) SEO
6 2 (16.67%) Project Management
6 2 (16.67%) SOA
6 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 2 (16.67%) Logistics
6 2 (16.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) PHP
4 6 (50.00%) PHP5
5 4 (33.33%) Java
6 3 (25.00%) C#
7 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
7 2 (16.67%) XQuery
7 2 (16.67%) Objective-C
7 2 (16.67%) XPath
8 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
1 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
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