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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GitHub
Rank 87 92 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 12 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.01% 0.28% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.08% 3.80% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 0
Average salary £39,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
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
119 79 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 10.01% 7.41% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 105 71 38
Average salary £41,000 £36,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.88% -22.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £56,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 27 May 2015.

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 27 May 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
Cardiff +16 12 £39,000 +30.00%
GitHub
Wales

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
1 11 (68.75%) Linux
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (62.50%) HTML
2 10 (62.50%) HTML5
2 10 (62.50%) User Experience
3 9 (56.25%) MongoDB
4 8 (50.00%) CSS3
4 8 (50.00%) CSS
5 7 (43.75%) Scrum
6 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
6 6 (37.50%) OO
6 6 (37.50%) Java
6 6 (37.50%) PHP
6 6 (37.50%) NoSQL
6 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
7 5 (31.25%) Ember.js
7 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
7 5 (31.25%) Facebook
7 5 (31.25%) Twitter
7 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database
7 5 (31.25%) OO PHP
7 5 (31.25%) RabbitMQ
7 5 (31.25%) REST
7 5 (31.25%) MySQL
7 5 (31.25%) Oracle
7 5 (31.25%) SOAP
7 5 (31.25%) Web Services
7 5 (31.25%) MVC
7 5 (31.25%) JMeter

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 4 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) SaaS
2 1 (6.25%) Route 53
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) MongoDB
2 6 (37.50%) NoSQL
3 5 (31.25%) MySQL
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database
4 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
1 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 5 (31.25%) JMeter
2 5 (31.25%) Subversion
2 5 (31.25%) Maven
3 4 (25.00%) Mercurial
4 3 (18.75%) Hudson
4 3 (18.75%) Eclipse
4 3 (18.75%) NetBeans
General
1 3 (18.75%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Team Leader
2 5 (31.25%) PHP Developer
2 5 (31.25%) ScrumMaster
3 4 (25.00%) UI Developer
3 4 (25.00%) UI Programmer
4 3 (18.75%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior UI Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Java Team Leader
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) AWS Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) HTML
1 10 (62.50%) HTML5
2 8 (50.00%) CSS3
2 8 (50.00%) CSS
3 5 (31.25%) SOAP
3 5 (31.25%) Web Services
3 5 (31.25%) RESTful
3 5 (31.25%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (31.25%) REST
3 5 (31.25%) Ember.js
3 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
4 4 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
4 4 (25.00%) JSON
5 3 (18.75%) Java EE
6 2 (12.50%) J2EE
6 2 (12.50%) Laravel
7 1 (6.25%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Scrum
3 6 (37.50%) OO
4 5 (31.25%) MVC
4 5 (31.25%) OO PHP
5 4 (25.00%) Software Architecture
5 4 (25.00%) Data Modelling
6 3 (18.75%) Web Development
6 3 (18.75%) BDD
6 3 (18.75%) TDD
6 3 (18.75%) Line Management
7 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 2 (12.50%) Coaching
8 1 (6.25%) Mobile Development
8 1 (6.25%) SDLC
8 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
8 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
8 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
2 6 (37.50%) Java
2 6 (37.50%) PHP
3 4 (25.00%) Python
3 4 (25.00%) Ruby
4 3 (18.75%) Go
5 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 2 (12.50%) SQL
5 2 (12.50%) Perl
6 1 (6.25%) C++
6 1 (6.25%) ECMAScript
6 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
6 1 (6.25%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Puppet
2 1 (6.25%) Vagrant
2 1 (6.25%) Ansible
2 1 (6.25%) logstash
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
1 5 (31.25%) Google
1 5 (31.25%) Facebook
1 5 (31.25%) Twitter
2 1 (6.25%) Apple