The first table below looks at the demand for GitHub skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GitHub over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GitHub
Rank 160 163 154
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 10 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.27% 0.031% 0.032%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.10% 1.30% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 1
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +28.57%
Cloud Services Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
99 77 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.69% 2.38% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 65 59 77
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £29,750 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
GitHub
UK

GitHub
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

GitHub Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

GitHub
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

GitHub Salary Trend in Scotland

GitHub
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GitHub across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

GitHub Salary Histogram in Scotland

GitHub
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
Glasgow - 6 £50,000 -
Edinburgh -15 4 £45,000 +28.57%
GitHub
UK

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 9 (75.00%) OO
2 8 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
3 7 (58.33%) Linux
4 5 (41.67%) OOP
4 5 (41.67%) C#
4 5 (41.67%) .NET
4 5 (41.67%) Web Services
4 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Open Source
5 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (33.33%) LINQ
5 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (33.33%) MongoDB
5 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) MVC
5 4 (33.33%) NHibernate
5 4 (33.33%) Web Development
5 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 4 (33.33%) Degree
6 3 (25.00%) Scrum
6 3 (25.00%) HTML
6 3 (25.00%) Java
6 3 (25.00%) CSS
6 3 (25.00%) NoSQL
6 3 (25.00%) Ruby

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 3 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (16.67%) Pentaho
3 2 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (16.67%) Informix
3 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) Subversion
2 2 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Perl Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
1 5 (41.67%) Web Services
2 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (33.33%) LINQ
2 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 4 (33.33%) NHibernate
2 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) CSS
3 3 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (16.67%) JSON
4 2 (16.67%) Apache Flex
5 1 (8.33%) WCF
5 1 (8.33%) WPF
5 1 (8.33%) OpenGL
5 1 (8.33%) XML
5 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Open Source
2 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) OO
2 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
3 5 (41.67%) OOP
3 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) MVC
4 4 (33.33%) Web Development
5 3 (25.00%) Scrum
6 2 (16.67%) Software Architecture
6 2 (16.67%) BDD
6 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 2 (16.67%) Product Management
6 2 (16.67%) Use Case
6 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (16.67%) User Stories
6 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (16.67%) DevOps
7 1 (8.33%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) Ruby
4 2 (16.67%) Perl
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) Python
4 2 (16.67%) Jython
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft