The table below looks at the statistics for GitHub skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GitHub over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GitHub
Rank 89 96 81
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -15
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 9 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.77% 0.74% 0.67%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.69% 8.33% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 6
Average salary £28,500 £42,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.94% +26.86%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £46,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +15.00%
GitHub
Wales

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 Wales region.

Cloud Services Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
117 108 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 9.97% 8.90% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 115 94 33
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £30,000 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,250 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

GitHub
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

GitHub Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

GitHub
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

GitHub Salary Trend in South Wales

GitHub
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GitHub across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

GitHub Salary Histogram in South Wales

GitHub
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
Cardiff -2 9 £28,500 -38.04%
GitHub
Wales

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (81.25%) Scrum
3 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (43.75%) Linux
4 7 (43.75%) Node.js
5 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
5 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (31.25%) CSS
6 5 (31.25%) HTML
6 5 (31.25%) Java
6 5 (31.25%) Python
6 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
6 5 (31.25%) User Experience
6 5 (31.25%) HTML5
6 5 (31.25%) Front End Development
7 4 (25.00%) BDD
7 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (25.00%) TeamCity
7 4 (25.00%) yum
7 4 (25.00%) MongoDB
7 4 (25.00%) OpenStack
7 4 (25.00%) Rackspace
7 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (25.00%) AppDynamics
7 4 (25.00%) New Relic
7 4 (25.00%) Ansible
7 4 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (25.00%) Nagios

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 7 (43.75%) Node.js
2 4 (25.00%) OpenStack
3 2 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SPSS
1 1 (6.25%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Dropbox
2 1 (6.25%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (12.50%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (12.50%) Big Data
2 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 4 (25.00%) JIRA
2 4 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (25.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (12.50%) JMeter
3 2 (12.50%) Maven
General
1 1 (6.25%) Advertising
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Games
1 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (6.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Project Manager
3 4 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Manager
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 4 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Junior
4 3 (18.75%) Junior Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) IT Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) IT Systems Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) QA Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
1 5 (31.25%) CSS
1 5 (31.25%) HTML
1 5 (31.25%) HTML5
2 2 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (12.50%) RESTful
2 2 (12.50%) Swagger
2 2 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) JSON
3 1 (6.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) User Experience
2 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Blog
3 1 (6.25%) Social Media
3 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
3 1 (6.25%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (81.25%) Scrum
3 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (31.25%) Front End Development
5 4 (25.00%) BDD
5 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (25.00%) ITIL
5 4 (25.00%) Kanban
6 2 (12.50%) Automation Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (12.50%) OOP
6 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 2 (12.50%) TDD
7 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) Data Cleansing
7 1 (6.25%) Data Visualisation
7 1 (6.25%) Defect Management
7 1 (6.25%) Digital Content Management
7 1 (6.25%) Functional Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (31.25%) Java
2 5 (31.25%) Python
3 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (25.00%) Ruby
4 3 (18.75%) SQL
5 2 (12.50%) C#
5 2 (12.50%) C++
5 2 (12.50%) PHP
6 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
6 1 (6.25%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Ansible
1 4 (25.00%) Nagios
1 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (25.00%) yum
2 2 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) AppDynamics
1 4 (25.00%) Atlassian
1 4 (25.00%) New Relic
1 4 (25.00%) Rackspace
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) TOWER Software
3 1 (6.25%) Google
Penarth, South Glamorgan
ThinkProductivity
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Office for National Statistics
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago