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 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 67 68 85
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +17
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 12 18 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.60% 1.97% 0.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.22% 39.13% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 2
Average salary £75,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+87.50% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +14.66%
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
74 46 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 9.85% 5.02% 6.87%
Number of salaries quoted 57 43 58
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £36,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £72,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 21 April 2015.

GitHub Salary Histogram in Oxford

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 30 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 26 (86.67%) AngularJS
3 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (56.67%) Amazon AWS
5 15 (50.00%) jQuery
6 13 (43.33%) TDD
6 13 (43.33%) Ruby
6 13 (43.33%) Backbone.js
6 13 (43.33%) Ember.js
7 12 (40.00%) CSS
7 12 (40.00%) Web Services
7 12 (40.00%) HTML
8 11 (36.67%) SQL
8 11 (36.67%) Open Source
9 10 (33.33%) Node.js
10 9 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
10 9 (30.00%) DevOps
11 8 (26.67%) Strategic Planning
11 8 (26.67%) Google
11 8 (26.67%) Technical Architecture
12 7 (23.33%) Web Development
12 7 (23.33%) CMS
12 7 (23.33%) CakePHP
12 7 (23.33%) Drupal
12 7 (23.33%) PHP
12 7 (23.33%) Twitter
12 7 (23.33%) WordPress
13 6 (20.00%) Waterfall
13 6 (20.00%) Big Data
13 6 (20.00%) KnockoutJS

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 10 (33.33%) Node.js
2 7 (23.33%) CMS
2 7 (23.33%) Drupal
2 7 (23.33%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 17 (56.67%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (16.67%) Amazon S3
2 5 (16.67%) AWS OpsWorks
3 4 (13.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (13.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 6 (20.00%) Big Data
2 5 (16.67%) MySQL
2 5 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 26 (86.67%) Developer
2 11 (36.67%) Full Stack Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Chief Technology Officer
3 7 (23.33%) Web Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 6 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (86.67%) AngularJS
2 15 (50.00%) jQuery
3 13 (43.33%) Backbone.js
3 13 (43.33%) Ember.js
4 12 (40.00%) HTML
4 12 (40.00%) CSS
4 12 (40.00%) Web Services
5 7 (23.33%) CakePHP
6 6 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
7 5 (16.67%) Sass
7 5 (16.67%) Sinatra
7 5 (16.67%) Padrino
8 1 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Open Source
2 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (20.00%) Statistics
2 6 (20.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (43.33%) TDD
3 9 (30.00%) DevOps
4 8 (26.67%) Strategic Planning
4 8 (26.67%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (23.33%) Web Development
6 6 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (20.00%) OO
6 6 (20.00%) Analytics
7 5 (16.67%) BDD
7 5 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (43.33%) Ruby
3 11 (36.67%) SQL
4 7 (23.33%) PHP
5 6 (20.00%) C#
5 6 (20.00%) C++
5 6 (20.00%) Java
6 5 (16.67%) Python
6 5 (16.67%) Groovy
Systems Management
1 9 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (13.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Google
2 7 (23.33%) Twitter
3 6 (20.00%) Oracle