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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GitHub
Rank 93 91 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 10 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.79% 0.091% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.20% 1.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-14.44% -5.26%
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
82 80 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 6.47% 7.25% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 64 75 33
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £54,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% -35.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £43,850
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
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 1 September 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
Newport - 6 £34,625 -
Cardiff -15 3 £37,500 +15.38%
Glamorgan - 1 £33,000 -
GitHub
Wales

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 11 (50.00%) HTML
2 11 (50.00%) HTML5
3 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (40.91%) Linux
4 9 (40.91%) MongoDB
4 9 (40.91%) User Experience
5 8 (36.36%) CSS3
5 8 (36.36%) CSS
6 7 (31.82%) PHP
6 7 (31.82%) MVC
6 7 (31.82%) Subversion
6 7 (31.82%) REST
7 6 (27.27%) Facebook
7 6 (27.27%) Twitter
7 6 (27.27%) NoSQL
7 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
7 6 (27.27%) RESTful
7 6 (27.27%) Google
7 6 (27.27%) Blog
7 6 (27.27%) Publishing
7 6 (27.27%) Scrum
7 6 (27.27%) SOAP
7 6 (27.27%) Web Services
7 6 (27.27%) OO
8 5 (22.73%) Python
8 5 (22.73%) MySQL
8 5 (22.73%) Oracle
8 5 (22.73%) Java
8 5 (22.73%) JMeter

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 3 (13.64%) Node.js
2 1 (4.55%) IIS
2 1 (4.55%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SPSS
1 1 (4.55%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
1 1 (4.55%) Route 53
1 1 (4.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
1 1 (4.55%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) MongoDB
2 6 (27.27%) NoSQL
3 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database
3 5 (22.73%) MySQL
3 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Subversion
2 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
3 5 (22.73%) Maven
3 5 (22.73%) JMeter
3 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
4 4 (18.18%) Mercurial
5 3 (13.64%) Hudson
5 3 (13.64%) NetBeans
5 3 (13.64%) Eclipse
6 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (27.27%) Publishing
2 3 (13.64%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Team Leader
2 5 (22.73%) PHP Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Technical Manager
2 5 (22.73%) Data Manager
2 5 (22.73%) ScrumMaster
3 3 (13.64%) UI Developer
3 3 (13.64%) UI Programmer
4 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Java Team Leader
4 2 (9.09%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Lead Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior UI Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Lead Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) HTML
1 11 (50.00%) HTML5
2 8 (36.36%) CSS3
2 8 (36.36%) CSS
3 7 (31.82%) REST
4 6 (27.27%) RESTful
4 6 (27.27%) SOAP
4 6 (27.27%) Web Services
5 5 (22.73%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (18.18%) Ember.js
6 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
6 4 (18.18%) JSON
7 3 (13.64%) Java EE
7 3 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (13.64%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (9.09%) Laravel
8 2 (9.09%) Symfony
8 2 (9.09%) .NET
8 2 (9.09%) J2EE
9 1 (4.55%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) User Experience
2 6 (27.27%) Blog
3 5 (22.73%) Statistics
4 2 (9.09%) Social Network
4 2 (9.09%) W3C
5 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
5 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) MVC
3 6 (27.27%) OO
3 6 (27.27%) Scrum
4 5 (22.73%) OO PHP
4 5 (22.73%) API Development
5 4 (18.18%) Web Development
6 3 (13.64%) BDD
6 3 (13.64%) TDD
6 3 (13.64%) Line Management
6 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
7 2 (9.09%) Coaching
7 2 (9.09%) SEO
7 2 (9.09%) Analytics
7 2 (9.09%) Cyber Security
7 2 (9.09%) UX Design
7 2 (9.09%) Product Management
7 2 (9.09%) Software Architecture
8 1 (4.55%) Data Cleansing
8 1 (4.55%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 7 (31.82%) PHP
3 5 (22.73%) Python
3 5 (22.73%) Java
4 3 (13.64%) Ruby
4 3 (13.64%) Go
5 2 (9.09%) C#
6 1 (4.55%) Perl
6 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.55%) SQL
6 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.55%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Puppet
2 1 (4.55%) Vagrant
2 1 (4.55%) Ansible
2 1 (4.55%) logstash
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Google
1 6 (27.27%) Facebook
1 6 (27.27%) Twitter
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) Apple