The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GitHub
Rank 154 178 -
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 9 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.28% 0.050% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.23% 1.75% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £36,895 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.41% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +14.66%
GitHub
UK

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

Cloud Services Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
172 114 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.42% 2.82% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 120 72 30
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 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
Glasgow - 8 £40,000 -
Edinburgh +11 1 £23,500 -36.30%
GitHub
UK

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 13 (92.86%) JavaScript
1 13 (92.86%) Git (software)
2 11 (78.57%) C#
2 11 (78.57%) OO
3 10 (71.43%) MVC
3 10 (71.43%) .NET
3 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 10 (71.43%) Web Services
3 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 10 (71.43%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (71.43%) Amazon S3
3 10 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (71.43%) Amazon SQS
3 10 (71.43%) Amazon RDS
4 7 (50.00%) LINQ
4 7 (50.00%) OOP
4 7 (50.00%) NHibernate
5 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (28.57%) Degree
5 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
6 3 (21.43%) jQuery
6 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (21.43%) HTML5
6 3 (21.43%) Selenium
6 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
6 3 (21.43%) Node.js
6 3 (21.43%) CSS3
6 3 (21.43%) WebSockets
6 3 (21.43%) Jasmine
6 3 (21.43%) LESS

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 10 (71.43%) Amazon EC2
1 10 (71.43%) Amazon S3
1 10 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (71.43%) Amazon SQS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 13 (92.86%) Git (software)
2 3 (21.43%) Jasmine
2 3 (21.43%) Selenium
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 7 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 7 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 7 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Web Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) .NET
1 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET
1 10 (71.43%) Web Services
2 7 (50.00%) NHibernate
2 7 (50.00%) LINQ
3 3 (21.43%) jQuery
3 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
3 3 (21.43%) CSS
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (21.43%) HTML5
3 3 (21.43%) CSS3
3 3 (21.43%) WebSockets
3 3 (21.43%) LESS
3 3 (21.43%) Underscore.js
3 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
3 3 (21.43%) HTML
4 2 (14.29%) Semantic HTML
4 2 (14.29%) JSON
4 2 (14.29%) RESTful
5 1 (7.14%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Blog
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
2 1 (7.14%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) OO
2 10 (71.43%) MVC
3 7 (50.00%) OOP
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) TDD
6 2 (14.29%) Scrum
7 1 (7.14%) Kanban
7 1 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (7.14%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) JavaScript
2 11 (78.57%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) C++
4 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) PhD
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft