The table below looks at the statistics for GitHub skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GitHub over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GitHub
Rank 232 - 204
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 7 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.12% - 0.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.76% - 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 10
Average salary £55,000 - £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
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 West region.

Cloud Services Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
398 205 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.64% 3.36% 3.12%
Number of salaries quoted 321 166 138
Average salary £47,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.58% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

GitHub
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

GitHub Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

GitHub
Salary Trend in the South West

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

GitHub Salary Trend in the South West

GitHub
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GitHub across the South West region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

GitHub Salary Histogram in the South West

GitHub
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub within the South West region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Bristol - 4 £65,000 -
Wiltshire - 3 £50,000 -
GitHub
England

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 8 (80.00%) TDD
2 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) jQuery
2 7 (70.00%) HTML5
3 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) CSS3
3 6 (60.00%) CSS
4 5 (50.00%) Eclipse
4 5 (50.00%) IntelliJ
4 5 (50.00%) CODA
4 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (50.00%) Web Development
4 5 (50.00%) MVC
4 5 (50.00%) Photoshop
4 5 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (50.00%) Sass
4 5 (50.00%) LESS
4 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 5 (50.00%) Grunt
4 5 (50.00%) Karma Test Runner
4 5 (50.00%) Yeoman
4 5 (50.00%) Sublime Text
4 5 (50.00%) Bower
4 5 (50.00%) Ajax
4 5 (50.00%) Google
4 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (50.00%) MVVM
5 3 (30.00%) Twisted

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 1 (10.00%) Drupal
1 1 (10.00%) WordPress
1 1 (10.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 5 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 5 (50.00%) IntelliJ
2 5 (50.00%) Grunt
2 5 (50.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 5 (50.00%) Yeoman
2 5 (50.00%) Sublime Text
2 5 (50.00%) Bower
3 1 (10.00%) Subversion
3 1 (10.00%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Python Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Python Developer
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Drupal Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) HTML
1 7 (70.00%) jQuery
1 7 (70.00%) HTML5
2 6 (60.00%) CSS3
2 6 (60.00%) CSS
3 5 (50.00%) Ajax
3 5 (50.00%) Sass
3 5 (50.00%) LESS
3 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (30.00%) Twisted
5 1 (10.00%) Symfony
5 1 (10.00%) Google Maps API
5 1 (10.00%) Web Services
5 1 (10.00%) XHTML
5 1 (10.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Blog
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) TDD
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) MVC
3 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (50.00%) Web Development
3 5 (50.00%) MVVM
4 3 (30.00%) Open Source
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps
5 1 (10.00%) Kanban
5 1 (10.00%) SEO
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) PHP
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) Java
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) CODA
1 5 (50.00%) Google