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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GitHub
Rank 76 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 2 18 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.27% 2.01% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.03% 39.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 18 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
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
66 46 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 8.96% 5.13% 7.43%
Number of salaries quoted 51 43 54
Average salary £52,500 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 23 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 19 (82.61%) AngularJS
3 17 (73.91%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (56.52%) TDD
5 13 (56.52%) Ruby
6 12 (52.17%) jQuery
6 12 (52.17%) Web Services
7 9 (39.13%) CSS
7 9 (39.13%) HTML
7 9 (39.13%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (39.13%) DevOps
8 8 (34.78%) Open Source
8 8 (34.78%) Technical Architecture
8 8 (34.78%) Strategic Planning
8 8 (34.78%) Google
9 7 (30.43%) SQL
10 6 (26.09%) Node.js
10 6 (26.09%) Backbone.js
10 6 (26.09%) Ember.js
11 5 (21.74%) Sass
11 5 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (21.74%) Amazon EC2
11 5 (21.74%) Amazon S3
11 5 (21.74%) BDD
11 5 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (21.74%) Sinatra
11 5 (21.74%) AWS OpsWorks
11 5 (21.74%) Padrino
11 5 (21.74%) MySQL

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 6 (26.09%) Node.js
2 4 (17.39%) WordPress
2 4 (17.39%) Drupal
2 4 (17.39%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 17 (73.91%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (21.74%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (21.74%) Amazon S3
2 5 (21.74%) AWS OpsWorks
3 4 (17.39%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (17.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (21.74%) MySQL
2 2 (8.70%) Big Data
2 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Chief Technology Officer
2 7 (30.43%) Full Stack Developer
3 4 (17.39%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Web Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (82.61%) AngularJS
2 12 (52.17%) jQuery
2 12 (52.17%) Web Services
3 9 (39.13%) CSS
3 9 (39.13%) HTML
4 6 (26.09%) Backbone.js
4 6 (26.09%) Ember.js
5 5 (21.74%) Sass
5 5 (21.74%) Sinatra
5 5 (21.74%) Padrino
6 4 (17.39%) CakePHP
7 2 (8.70%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Open Source
2 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
2 2 (8.70%) Statistics
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (56.52%) TDD
3 9 (39.13%) DevOps
4 8 (34.78%) Technical Architecture
4 8 (34.78%) Strategic Planning
5 5 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (21.74%) BDD
6 3 (13.04%) Web Development
7 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
7 2 (8.70%) OO
7 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
7 2 (8.70%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (56.52%) Ruby
3 7 (30.43%) SQL
4 5 (21.74%) Python
4 5 (21.74%) Groovy
5 4 (17.39%) PHP
6 2 (8.70%) Java
6 2 (8.70%) C#
6 2 (8.70%) C++
Systems Management
1 9 (39.13%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (17.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Google
2 3 (13.04%) Twitter
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle