The table below looks at the statistics for GitHub skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GitHub over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GitHub
Rank 377 460 450
Rank change year-on-year
+83 -10
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 681 652 681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.76% 0.61% 0.60%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.76% 6.27% 8.54%
Number of salaries quoted 568 571 551
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.43%

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

Cloud Services Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
11824 10404 7971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 13.13% 9.70% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 9939 8803 6530
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%

GitHub
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing GitHub as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

GitHub Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

GitHub
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GitHub within the UK.

GitHub Salary Trend in the UK

GitHub
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GitHub over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 within the UK.

GitHub Salary Histogram in the UK

GitHub
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub within the UK over the 3 months to 7 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +67 656 £55,000 +15.78% 120
London +20 366 £62,500 +19.04% 57
South East +90 91 £55,000 +22.22% 15
North West +18 49 £40,000 +14.28% 15
South West +37 42 £32,500 -18.75% 9
City of London +7 40 £55,000 +7.31% 10
Manchester +18 39 £40,000 +14.28% 7
West Midlands -16 36 £37,500 - 6
Yorkshire +31 29 £45,000 +28.57% 11
Hampshire +26 28 £37,500 -16.66% 3
East of England +14 26 £68,750 +61.76% 2
West Yorkshire +49 25 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Leeds +49 23 £50,000 +17.64% 5
Oxfordshire +42 23 £70,000 - 5
Birmingham -16 15 £42,500 +30.76% 4
Banbury - 14 £85,000 -
Berkshire +56 12 £65,000 +36.84%
Wiltshire +30 12 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Windsor +13 12 £65,000 +8.33%
Hertfordshire +22 11 £72,500 +31.81% 1
Scotland +24 10 £60,000 +54.83% 5
Buckinghamshire +21 10 £60,000 +71.42% 1
East Midlands +2 10 £35,000 - 3
Gloucestershire -7 8 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Somerset - 8 - - 1
Chippenham - 8 £32,500 - 1
Street - 8 - -
Basingstoke - 8 £36,000 -
Staffordshire - 8 £37,500 - 1
Dorset +9 7 £27,500 -47.61% 4

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT jobs citing GitHub also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for GitHub.

1 697 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 684 (49.07%) Agile Software Development
3 516 (37.02%) Java
4 475 (34.07%) Git (software)
5 473 (33.93%) HTML
6 446 (31.99%) CSS
7 392 (28.12%) TDD
8 360 (25.82%) AngularJS
9 346 (24.82%) Jenkins
10 323 (23.17%) SQL
11 317 (22.74%) C#
12 316 (22.67%) Linux
13 301 (21.59%) Python
14 296 (21.23%) Continuous Integration
15 286 (20.52%) Amazon AWS
16 265 (19.01%) Open Source
17 262 (18.79%) Degree
18 255 (18.29%) Scrum
19 248 (17.79%) Software Engineering
20 245 (17.58%) MVC
21 243 (17.43%) Computer Science
22 241 (17.29%) PHP
23 239 (17.14%) Finance
24 234 (16.79%) OO
25 232 (16.64%) JIRA
26 229 (16.43%) .NET
27 224 (16.07%) Node.js
28 210 (15.06%) MySQL
29 207 (14.85%) DevOps
30 206 (14.78%) jQuery

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 82 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
2 61 (4.38%) Apache Spark
3 55 (3.95%) Apache
4 50 (3.59%) Confluence
5 48 (3.44%) CMS
6 42 (3.01%) Tomcat
6 42 (3.01%) WordPress
7 38 (2.73%) JBoss
8 36 (2.58%) Drupal
9 35 (2.51%) nginx
10 26 (1.87%) Joomla!
10 26 (1.87%) WebSphere
11 22 (1.58%) Apache Solr
12 17 (1.22%) Alfresco
12 17 (1.22%) WebLogic
13 15 (1.08%) OpenStack
13 15 (1.08%) SharePoint
13 15 (1.08%) Umbraco
14 10 (0.72%) Cloud Foundry
14 10 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 52 (3.73%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.15%) Photoshop
3 10 (0.72%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (0.65%) HipChat
5 5 (0.36%) Chatbot
6 3 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.14%) Mingle
8 1 (0.072%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 36 (2.58%) Magento
2 7 (0.50%) Payment Gateway
3 5 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.14%) Shopify
5 1 (0.072%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.072%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.072%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 286 (20.52%) Amazon AWS
2 108 (7.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 38 (2.73%) Cloud Computing
3 38 (2.73%) SaaS
4 34 (2.44%) Amazon S3
5 28 (2.01%) Amazon EC2
6 27 (1.94%) Heroku
7 26 (1.87%) Google Cloud Platform
8 25 (1.79%) Slack
9 16 (1.15%) AWS CloudFormation
9 16 (1.15%) Google Analytics
9 16 (1.15%) Google App Engine
9 16 (1.15%) Trello
10 14 (1.00%) Dropbox
10 14 (1.00%) Google Play
11 12 (0.86%) Basecamp
11 12 (0.86%) PaaS
12 11 (0.79%) G Suite
12 11 (0.79%) IBM Cloud
13 9 (0.65%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 54 (3.87%) HTTP
2 40 (2.87%) Internet
3 21 (1.51%) Firewall
4 19 (1.36%) TCP/IP
5 17 (1.22%) Skype
6 13 (0.93%) DNS
7 12 (0.86%) Unicast
8 11 (0.79%) AMQP
9 10 (0.72%) Multicast
10 9 (0.65%) Software-Defined Networking
10 9 (0.65%) SSL
11 6 (0.43%) Network Security
11 6 (0.43%) SSH
12 5 (0.36%) DHCP
12 5 (0.36%) SMTP
13 4 (0.29%) LDAP
13 4 (0.29%) Wireless
14 3 (0.22%) DSL
14 3 (0.22%) LAN
14 3 (0.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 210 (15.06%) MySQL
2 170 (12.20%) NoSQL
3 168 (12.05%) SQL Server
4 137 (9.83%) MongoDB
5 108 (7.75%) Big Data
6 75 (5.38%) Apache Cassandra
7 73 (5.24%) PostgreSQL
8 70 (5.02%) Hadoop
9 66 (4.73%) Relational Database
10 46 (3.30%) Redis
11 43 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
12 33 (2.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 31 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
14 27 (1.94%) RDBMS
15 26 (1.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 23 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 20 (1.43%) Apache Hive
17 20 (1.43%) OLAP
17 20 (1.43%) SQL Server 2014
18 18 (1.29%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 475 (34.07%) Git (software)
2 346 (24.82%) Jenkins
3 232 (16.64%) JIRA
4 114 (8.18%) Selenium
5 107 (7.68%) Bitbucket
6 99 (7.10%) TeamCity
7 79 (5.67%) Maven
8 75 (5.38%) Subversion
9 60 (4.30%) Cucumber
10 59 (4.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 59 (4.23%) Visual Studio
11 55 (3.95%) Jasmine
12 54 (3.87%) Team Foundation Server
13 51 (3.66%) gulp
14 46 (3.30%) Grunt
14 46 (3.30%) Travis CI
15 42 (3.01%) NUnit
15 42 (3.01%) WebDriver
16 37 (2.65%) Vagrant
17 35 (2.51%) PHPUnit
General
1 239 (17.14%) Finance
2 74 (5.31%) Telecoms
3 62 (4.45%) Marketing
4 60 (4.30%) Games
5 42 (3.01%) Retail
6 25 (1.79%) Law
7 24 (1.72%) Banking
8 21 (1.51%) Advertising
9 16 (1.15%) Legal
10 15 (1.08%) Front Office
10 15 (1.08%) Manufacturing
11 11 (0.79%) Billing
12 10 (0.72%) Publishing
13 9 (0.65%) Back Office
14 6 (0.43%) Investment Banking
15 5 (0.36%) Electronics
16 3 (0.22%) Prime Brokerage
17 2 (0.14%) Online Betting
18 1 (0.072%) Dutch Language
18 1 (0.072%) French Language
Job Titles
1 923 (66.21%) Developer
2 160 (11.48%) Senior Developer
3 153 (10.98%) Java Developer
4 128 (9.18%) JavaScript Developer
5 111 (7.96%) C# Developer
6 104 (7.46%) Software Engineer
7 96 (6.89%) .NET Developer
7 96 (6.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 92 (6.60%) DevOps Engineer
9 90 (6.46%) PHP Developer
10 72 (5.16%) Web Developer
11 71 (5.09%) Full Stack Developer
12 69 (4.95%) Software Developer
13 67 (4.81%) C# .NET Developer
14 63 (4.52%) Agile Developer
15 61 (4.38%) Junior
16 60 (4.30%) Java Engineer
17 53 (3.80%) Node.js Developer
18 52 (3.73%) Python Developer
19 47 (3.37%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 473 (33.93%) HTML
2 446 (31.99%) CSS
3 360 (25.82%) AngularJS
4 229 (16.43%) .NET
5 224 (16.07%) Node.js
6 206 (14.78%) jQuery
7 187 (13.41%) HTML5
8 156 (11.19%) CSS3
9 153 (10.98%) React
10 120 (8.61%) ASP.NET
11 117 (8.39%) REST
12 116 (8.32%) Web Services
13 98 (7.03%) Spring
14 90 (6.46%) Ajax
15 84 (6.03%) RESTful
15 84 (6.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 82 (5.88%) SOAP
17 79 (5.67%) Sass
18 78 (5.60%) Backbone.js
19 68 (4.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 243 (17.43%) Computer Science
2 111 (7.96%) User Experience
3 78 (5.60%) Mobile App
4 75 (5.38%) Blog
5 66 (4.73%) Data Structures
6 63 (4.52%) Algorithms
7 48 (3.44%) Fintech
8 46 (3.30%) Hedge funds
9 36 (2.58%) Artificial Intelligence
9 36 (2.58%) iPad
10 24 (1.72%) Statistics
11 22 (1.58%) Analytical Skills
12 18 (1.29%) Data Centre
13 17 (1.22%) Biology
14 16 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
14 16 (1.15%) Inversion of Control
14 16 (1.15%) iPhone
15 15 (1.08%) CUDA
15 15 (1.08%) Visualisation
16 14 (1.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 316 (22.67%) Linux
2 138 (9.90%) Unix
3 79 (5.67%) Apple iOS
4 77 (5.52%) Android
5 60 (4.30%) Windows
6 26 (1.87%) Ubuntu
7 19 (1.36%) Windows Server
8 16 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (1.15%) Solaris
9 15 (1.08%) CentOS
10 9 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.29%) Debian
12 3 (0.22%) Amazon Linux
13 2 (0.14%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.072%) CoreOS
14 1 (0.072%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.072%) Mesosphere
14 1 (0.072%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 684 (49.07%) Agile Software Development
2 392 (28.12%) TDD
3 296 (21.23%) Continuous Integration
4 265 (19.01%) Open Source
5 255 (18.29%) Scrum
6 248 (17.79%) Software Engineering
7 245 (17.58%) MVC
8 234 (16.79%) OO
9 207 (14.85%) DevOps
10 196 (14.06%) Web Development
11 175 (12.55%) BDD
11 175 (12.55%) E-Commerce
12 148 (10.62%) Front End Development
13 127 (9.11%) OOP
14 117 (8.39%) SDLC
15 101 (7.25%) Microservices
16 100 (7.17%) Analytics
17 98 (7.03%) Kanban
18 84 (6.03%) Unit Testing
19 77 (5.52%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 697 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 516 (37.02%) Java
3 323 (23.17%) SQL
4 317 (22.74%) C#
5 301 (21.59%) Python
6 241 (17.29%) PHP
7 186 (13.34%) Ruby
8 115 (8.25%) Scala
9 96 (6.89%) C++
10 89 (6.38%) C
11 85 (6.10%) Go
12 54 (3.87%) PowerShell
13 50 (3.59%) Bash Shell
14 48 (3.44%) ES6
15 39 (2.80%) Objective-C
15 39 (2.80%) Perl
16 32 (2.30%) T-SQL
17 29 (2.08%) Groovy
18 28 (2.01%) Apple Swift
19 26 (1.87%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 262 (18.79%) Degree
2 77 (5.52%) Security Cleared
3 54 (3.87%) DV Cleared
4 21 (1.51%) SC Cleared
5 8 (0.57%) PhD
6 7 (0.50%) ISTQB
6 7 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (0.43%) MCP
7 6 (0.43%) MCSA
8 4 (0.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 3 (0.22%) ISEB
10 2 (0.14%) Sun Certification
11 1 (0.072%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (6.89%) QA
2 13 (0.93%) SDET
3 5 (0.36%) SLA
4 4 (0.29%) ISO 14001
4 4 (0.29%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.29%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.14%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.072%) GCP
6 1 (0.072%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.072%) MiFID
6 1 (0.072%) SEPA
System Software
1 112 (8.03%) Docker
2 11 (0.79%) Apache Flume
3 10 (0.72%) Varnish
4 7 (0.50%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.43%) HDFS
6 4 (0.29%) Active Directory
6 4 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (0.22%) KVM
7 3 (0.22%) Samba
7 3 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.22%) VirtualBox
7 3 (0.22%) Xen
8 2 (0.14%) Firmware
8 2 (0.14%) iptables
8 2 (0.14%) Squid
9 1 (0.072%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.072%) vCloud
9 1 (0.072%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.072%) zsh
Systems Management
1 157 (11.26%) Puppet
2 108 (7.75%) Opscode Chef
3 67 (4.81%) Ansible
4 38 (2.73%) Nagios
5 29 (2.08%) Terraform
6 24 (1.72%) Kubernetes
7 18 (1.29%) Graphite
8 16 (1.15%) Packer
9 13 (0.93%) Kibana
9 13 (0.93%) Mesos
10 12 (0.86%) Salt
11 11 (0.79%) cPanel
12 10 (0.72%) Grafana
13 9 (0.65%) CFEngine
13 9 (0.65%) Consul
14 6 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
14 6 (0.43%) Perfmon
15 5 (0.36%) StatsD
15 5 (0.36%) ZABBIX
16 4 (0.29%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 97 (6.96%) Oracle
2 91 (6.53%) Google
3 85 (6.10%) Microsoft
4 51 (3.66%) IBM
5 24 (1.72%) Cloudera
5 24 (1.72%) Hortonworks
6 23 (1.65%) MuleSoft
7 22 (1.58%) Zend
8 20 (1.43%) Twitter
9 18 (1.29%) Adobe
9 18 (1.29%) Atlassian
9 18 (1.29%) VMware
10 16 (1.15%) Sonatype
11 15 (1.08%) CA Agile Central
11 15 (1.08%) Sybase
11 15 (1.08%) Talend
12 13 (0.93%) RedGate
13 11 (0.79%) Cognos
14 10 (0.72%) Facebook
14 10 (0.72%) HP
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Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + incentives
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Inter-est UK Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus performance related bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Cloudscope
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cornwall
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxfordshire
ISL
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Knowit
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Mobile, Laptop, desk + chair
Posted: 21 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: Pension + Health Cover
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digital Gurus
Salary: dependent on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Digital Gurus
Salary: negotiable + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 - 100,000 + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + stock options + free food!
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
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London
Austin Fraser
Salary: Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £48000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
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