The table below looks at the statistics for GitHub skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GitHub over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GitHub
Rank 76 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 4 26 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.52% 3.63% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.08% 31.71% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 26 0
Average salary £70,000 £75,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -5.26%
GitHub
Oxfordshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
98 82 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 12.83% 11.44% 6.18%
Number of salaries quoted 57 79 51
Average salary £49,000 £75,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.66% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%

GitHub
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

GitHub Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

GitHub
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

GitHub Salary Trend in Oxford

GitHub
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GitHub across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

GitHub Salary Histogram in Oxford

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (80.00%) Open Source
2 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 4 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (60.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (60.00%) Puppet
3 3 (60.00%) Node.js
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) MySQL
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (20.00%) AWS OpsWorks
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) Backbone.js
5 1 (20.00%) Twitter
5 1 (20.00%) Sass
5 1 (20.00%) Ember.js
5 1 (20.00%) Sinatra
5 1 (20.00%) BDD
5 1 (20.00%) CMS
5 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) TDD
5 1 (20.00%) Ruby

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 3 (60.00%) Node.js
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
2 1 (20.00%) Drupal
2 1 (20.00%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (60.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (20.00%) AWS OpsWorks
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (20.00%) Padrino
3 1 (20.00%) CakePHP
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) Sinatra
3 1 (20.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (20.00%) Sass
3 1 (20.00%) Ember.js
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Open Source
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) BDD
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) Groovy
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (60.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Twitter