The table below looks at the statistics for GitHub skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GitHub over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GitHub
Rank 389 419 421
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +2
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 60 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.092% 0.072%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.88% 2.41% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 41 18 16
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +58.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £46,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.51% +32.14%
GitHub
England

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

Cloud Services Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
1229 831 738
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.63% 3.84% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1010 721 647
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

GitHub
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

GitHub Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

GitHub
Salary Trend in the South East

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

GitHub Salary Trend in the South East

GitHub
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GitHub across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

GitHub Salary Histogram in the South East

GitHub
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Oxfordshire +36 27 £50,000 -28.57% 2
Surrey -2 10 £58,750 +34.28% 1
Berkshire 0 7 £40,000 -33.33% 1
Hampshire -6 7 - -
Buckinghamshire - 7 £40,000 -
Sussex - 4 - -
GitHub
England

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 92 (82.88%) JavaScript
2 75 (67.57%) Open Source
3 69 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (47.75%) HTML
5 50 (45.05%) Node.js
6 41 (36.94%) jQuery
6 41 (36.94%) Ruby
7 39 (35.14%) MVC
8 38 (34.23%) E-Commerce
8 38 (34.23%) CSS
9 37 (33.33%) Git (software)
10 35 (31.53%) TDD
11 34 (30.63%) AngularJS
12 33 (29.73%) Software Engineering
13 32 (28.83%) Degree
13 32 (28.83%) C#
14 31 (27.93%) Computer Science
15 29 (26.13%) OO
16 28 (25.23%) Web Services
17 27 (24.32%) PHP
18 26 (23.42%) Amazon AWS
19 24 (21.62%) Cucumber
19 24 (21.62%) .NET
19 24 (21.62%) QA
19 24 (21.62%) Scrum
20 23 (20.72%) Blog
20 23 (20.72%) WATIR
20 23 (20.72%) Selenium
20 23 (20.72%) ERP
20 23 (20.72%) Business Intelligence

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 50 (45.05%) Node.js
2 14 (12.61%) WordPress
3 12 (10.81%) IIS
3 12 (10.81%) Confluence
4 10 (9.01%) CMS
5 9 (8.11%) Drupal
6 8 (7.21%) Joomla!
7 5 (4.50%) Apache
7 5 (4.50%) Tomcat
7 5 (4.50%) Alfresco
7 5 (4.50%) Liferay
Applications
1 22 (19.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.80%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.80%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 26 (23.42%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (17.12%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.80%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (20.72%) RDBMS
1 23 (20.72%) Relational Database
2 22 (19.82%) SQL Server
3 15 (13.51%) MySQL
4 12 (10.81%) RavenDB
5 9 (8.11%) NoSQL
6 8 (7.21%) Big Data
6 8 (7.21%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.90%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 37 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 24 (21.62%) Cucumber
3 23 (20.72%) WATIR
3 23 (20.72%) Selenium
3 23 (20.72%) WebDriver
4 19 (17.12%) JIRA
5 12 (10.81%) ReSharper
5 12 (10.81%) NUnit
5 12 (10.81%) Subversion
5 12 (10.81%) Rhino Mocks
5 12 (10.81%) Moq
5 12 (10.81%) Jasmine
5 12 (10.81%) TeamCity
5 12 (10.81%) NCrunch
6 10 (9.01%) Visual Studio
7 7 (6.31%) JSUnit
7 7 (6.31%) Sinon.JS
8 5 (4.50%) Gradle
8 5 (4.50%) Jenkins
8 5 (4.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (15.32%) Retail
2 15 (13.51%) Marketing
3 8 (7.21%) Publishing
4 3 (2.70%) Finance
5 2 (1.80%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.80%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 61 (54.95%) Developer
2 24 (21.62%) Web Developer
3 23 (20.72%) QA Engineer
4 20 (18.02%) Software Developer
4 20 (18.02%) Software Engineer
5 19 (17.12%) DevOps Engineer
5 19 (17.12%) DevOps Specialist
6 11 (9.91%) Quality Engineer
6 11 (9.91%) .NET Developer
7 10 (9.01%) Graduate Software Developer
7 10 (9.01%) Graduate Developer
7 10 (9.01%) Graduate
7 10 (9.01%) Trainee Developer
7 10 (9.01%) Trainee
7 10 (9.01%) Graduate Web Developer
7 10 (9.01%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 10 (9.01%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 10 (9.01%) LAMP Developer
8 9 (8.11%) Programmer
8 9 (8.11%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (47.75%) HTML
2 41 (36.94%) jQuery
3 38 (34.23%) CSS
4 34 (30.63%) AngularJS
5 28 (25.23%) Web Services
6 24 (21.62%) .NET
7 23 (20.72%) Gherkin
8 22 (19.82%) ASP.NET
8 22 (19.82%) HTML5
9 21 (18.92%) CSS3
10 19 (17.12%) LAMP
10 19 (17.12%) Backbone.js
11 18 (16.22%) Ember.js
12 12 (10.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 12 (10.81%) Dapper ORM
12 12 (10.81%) Sass
12 12 (10.81%) LESS
12 12 (10.81%) Ext JS
12 12 (10.81%) Spring.NET
12 12 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 75 (67.57%) Open Source
2 31 (27.93%) Computer Science
3 23 (20.72%) Blog
4 22 (19.82%) User Experience
5 18 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (11.71%) Social Media
7 10 (9.01%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (9.01%) Mathematics
8 8 (7.21%) Statistics
9 7 (6.31%) Visualisation
10 3 (2.70%) Web 2.0
11 2 (1.80%) Smartphone
11 2 (1.80%) Physics
12 1 (0.90%) iPhone
12 1 (0.90%) Semantic Web
12 1 (0.90%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 20 (18.02%) Linux
2 7 (6.31%) Mac OS X
3 5 (4.50%) Solaris
3 5 (4.50%) Android
3 5 (4.50%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.60%) UNIX
4 4 (3.60%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (35.14%) MVC
3 38 (34.23%) E-Commerce
4 35 (31.53%) TDD
5 33 (29.73%) Software Engineering
6 29 (26.13%) OO
7 24 (21.62%) Scrum
8 23 (20.72%) ERP
8 23 (20.72%) Business Intelligence
8 23 (20.72%) Benchmarking
8 23 (20.72%) Test Scripting
8 23 (20.72%) Test Strategy
8 23 (20.72%) Mentoring
9 20 (18.02%) DevOps
10 17 (15.32%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (15.32%) Pair Programming
11 13 (11.71%) BDD
12 12 (10.81%) OOD
12 12 (10.81%) Business Development
12 12 (10.81%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 92 (82.88%) JavaScript
2 41 (36.94%) Ruby
3 32 (28.83%) C#
4 27 (24.32%) PHP
5 16 (14.41%) Java
6 12 (10.81%) VB.NET
7 11 (9.91%) SQL
8 10 (9.01%) C++
9 6 (5.41%) Scala
10 5 (4.50%) Groovy
11 4 (3.60%) Objective-C
12 3 (2.70%) Python
13 2 (1.80%) Perl
13 2 (1.80%) Lua
Qualifications
1 32 (28.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (21.62%) QA
2 3 (2.70%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (0.90%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 19 (17.12%) Puppet
1 19 (17.12%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (14.41%) Twitter
2 12 (10.81%) RedPrairie
2 12 (10.81%) Endeca
3 10 (9.01%) Microsoft
4 9 (8.11%) Google
5 8 (7.21%) Oracle
6 5 (4.50%) GigaSpaces
7 3 (2.70%) Vignette
7 3 (2.70%) Open Text
8 2 (1.80%) Facebook
8 2 (1.80%) Adobe
9 1 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.90%) Zend
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