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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GitHub
Rank - 157 -
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.095% -
As % of the Cloud Services category - 5.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £41,750 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
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
149 57 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 4.39% 1.80% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 84 45 67
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £57,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 7 (70.00%) OO
1 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Open Source
3 5 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) OOP
3 5 (50.00%) C#
3 5 (50.00%) .NET
3 5 (50.00%) Web Services
4 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) NHibernate
4 4 (40.00%) Web Development
4 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (40.00%) Degree
4 4 (40.00%) MVC
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (40.00%) LINQ
4 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (30.00%) NoSQL
5 3 (30.00%) SaaS
5 3 (30.00%) Ruby
5 3 (30.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (30.00%) CSS
5 3 (30.00%) HTML
5 3 (30.00%) Java

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (30.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (20.00%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
1 5 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (40.00%) NHibernate
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (40.00%) LINQ
3 3 (30.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (30.00%) CSS
3 3 (30.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) Apache Flex
5 1 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (10.00%) WCF
5 1 (10.00%) WPF
5 1 (10.00%) OpenGL
5 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) OO
1 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 5 (50.00%) OOP
3 4 (40.00%) Web Development
3 4 (40.00%) MVC
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) Ruby
3 3 (30.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) Python
4 2 (20.00%) Jython
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
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