The table below looks at the statistics for GitHub skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GitHub over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GitHub
Rank 542 683 824
Rank change year-on-year
+141 +141
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 382 192 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.18% 0.068%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.58% 4.71% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 193 168 68
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +28.57%

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
5805 4076 3383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.06% 3.83% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4610 3509 2950
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

GitHub
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GitHub within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 September 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub within the UK over the 3 months to 12 September 2014. 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
England +132 369 £50,000 -4.76% 35
London +43 229 £50,000 -4.76% 20
South East +56 76 £45,000 - 4
City of London +24 31 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Oxfordshire - 26 £60,000 - 2
South West +2 25 £37,500 -31.81% 3
Oxford - 25 £60,000 - 2
Hampshire +9 22 £31,500 +0.80%
Portsmouth - 17 - -
Bath - 16 £37,500 - 1
Somerset - 16 £37,500 - 1
East of England +1 14 £56,250 +12.50% 3
Surrey +4 11 £58,750 +30.55% 2
West Midlands +1 11 £44,000 +66.03% 2
North West 0 11 £21,000 -60.00% 1
Manchester 0 11 £21,000 -60.00% 1
Warwickshire +17 9 £44,000 +66.03% 2
Cambridgeshire +2 9 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Berkshire +3 8 £40,000 -36.00%
Cambridge -3 5 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Buckinghamshire - 5 £40,000 -
Warwick - 5 £44,000 - 1
Wiltshire - 5 £45,000 - 2
Hertfordshire - 5 £57,500 -
Sussex - 4 - -
Yorkshire - 4 - - 2
Dorset - 4 - -
Westminster - 4 £40,000 - 1
Watford - 4 £57,500 -
Slough - 4 £72,500 -

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 438 (64.60%) JavaScript
2 392 (57.82%) Agile Software Development
3 304 (44.84%) HTML
4 274 (40.41%) MVC
5 270 (39.82%) CSS
6 260 (38.35%) Git (software)
7 249 (36.73%) Open Source
8 227 (33.48%) TDD
9 222 (32.74%) C#
10 209 (30.83%) .NET
10 209 (30.83%) OO
11 193 (28.47%) AngularJS
12 188 (27.73%) SQL Server
13 184 (27.14%) jQuery
14 179 (26.40%) Ruby
15 173 (25.52%) ASP.NET
15 173 (25.52%) E-Commerce
16 155 (22.86%) SQL
17 149 (21.98%) Node.js
18 142 (20.94%) HTML5
19 139 (20.50%) ASP.NET MVC
20 137 (20.21%) Java
20 137 (20.21%) Linux
21 132 (19.47%) BDD
22 129 (19.03%) Windows
22 129 (19.03%) Web Services
23 122 (17.99%) REST
24 121 (17.85%) CSS3
25 119 (17.55%) Degree
26 118 (17.40%) Subversion

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 149 (21.98%) Node.js
2 107 (15.78%) nginx
3 101 (14.90%) Apache Solr
4 87 (12.83%) IIS
5 41 (6.05%) Apache
6 36 (5.31%) CMS
7 33 (4.87%) Tomcat
8 28 (4.13%) Confluence
9 19 (2.80%) Alfresco
10 18 (2.65%) WordPress
10 18 (2.65%) Liferay
11 14 (2.06%) Drupal
12 12 (1.77%) Oracle Service Bus
13 7 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
14 6 (0.88%) Joomla!
15 4 (0.59%) Jetty
15 4 (0.59%) Umbraco
15 4 (0.59%) Commerce Server
16 3 (0.44%) ColdFusion
17 2 (0.29%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 40 (5.90%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.03%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.15%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 27 (3.98%) Oracle BPM
2 17 (2.51%) Google Analytics
3 9 (1.33%) Magento
4 2 (0.29%) Sophis RISQUE
Cloud Services
1 91 (13.42%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (9.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 46 (6.78%) Trello
4 20 (2.95%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (1.77%) SaaS
5 12 (1.77%) Rackspace Cloud
6 7 (1.03%) PaaS
7 4 (0.59%) Joyent
7 4 (0.59%) Basecamp
8 2 (0.29%) Heroku
8 2 (0.29%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 42 (6.19%) HTTP
2 26 (3.83%) Internet
3 12 (1.77%) SSL
4 9 (1.33%) GSM
5 7 (1.03%) Firewall
6 5 (0.74%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.44%) SAN
7 3 (0.44%) NAS
8 2 (0.29%) BIG-IP
8 2 (0.29%) Wireshark
8 2 (0.29%) Network Security
9 1 (0.15%) SSH
9 1 (0.15%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 188 (27.73%) SQL Server
2 84 (12.39%) MongoDB
3 82 (12.09%) MySQL
4 60 (8.85%) RavenDB
5 48 (7.08%) Relational Database
6 36 (5.31%) RDBMS
7 29 (4.28%) PostgreSQL
8 25 (3.69%) NoSQL
9 20 (2.95%) Redis
9 20 (2.95%) Cognos Impromptu
10 19 (2.80%) Big Data
11 17 (2.51%) SQL Server 2008
12 15 (2.21%) SQL Server 2005
13 10 (1.47%) SQLite
14 5 (0.74%) MarkLogic
15 4 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
15 4 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 4 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 4 (0.59%) Apache Cassandra
15 4 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 260 (38.35%) Git (software)
2 118 (17.40%) Subversion
3 117 (17.26%) Selenium
4 116 (17.11%) Cucumber
5 115 (16.96%) TeamCity
6 105 (15.49%) NUnit
7 89 (13.13%) Rhino Mocks
8 86 (12.68%) Jenkins
9 83 (12.24%) Jasmine
10 81 (11.95%) JIRA
11 73 (10.77%) ReSharper
12 65 (9.59%) Hudson
13 52 (7.67%) Maven
14 50 (7.37%) Eclipse
14 50 (7.37%) Octopus Deploy
15 47 (6.93%) Xcode
16 44 (6.49%) dotTrace
16 44 (6.49%) WATIR
16 44 (6.49%) YouTrack
17 35 (5.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 65 (9.59%) Marketing
2 58 (8.55%) Finance
3 53 (7.82%) Publishing
4 50 (7.37%) Games
4 50 (7.37%) Retail
5 44 (6.49%) French Language
6 26 (3.83%) Advertising
7 15 (2.21%) Military
8 13 (1.92%) Music Industry
9 12 (1.77%) Automotive
10 8 (1.18%) Banking
11 5 (0.74%) Telecoms
11 5 (0.74%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.59%) Back Office
13 2 (0.29%) Polish Language
13 2 (0.29%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.29%) Legal
13 2 (0.29%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.15%) Billing
14 1 (0.15%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 491 (72.42%) Developer
2 107 (15.78%) Senior Developer
3 91 (13.42%) .NET Developer
4 76 (11.21%) Software Engineer
5 58 (8.55%) Java Developer
6 56 (8.26%) C# Developer
7 55 (8.11%) Software Developer
7 55 (8.11%) Web Developer
8 47 (6.93%) JavaScript Developer
9 39 (5.75%) C# .NET Developer
9 39 (5.75%) Senior .NET Developer
10 37 (5.46%) Front-End Developer
11 32 (4.72%) DevOps Engineer
12 31 (4.57%) QA Engineer
13 30 (4.42%) PHP Developer
14 29 (4.28%) Graduate
15 25 (3.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 25 (3.69%) Graduate Software Engineer
16 24 (3.54%) Junior
17 23 (3.39%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 304 (44.84%) HTML
2 270 (39.82%) CSS
3 209 (30.83%) .NET
4 193 (28.47%) AngularJS
5 184 (27.14%) jQuery
6 173 (25.52%) ASP.NET
7 142 (20.94%) HTML5
8 139 (20.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 129 (19.03%) Web Services
10 122 (17.99%) REST
11 121 (17.85%) CSS3
12 95 (14.01%) Sass
13 80 (11.80%) XML
14 79 (11.65%) WCF
15 78 (11.50%) Ruby on Rails
16 77 (11.36%) Lucene
17 74 (10.91%) Backbone.js
18 56 (8.26%) JSON
18 56 (8.26%) Castle Windsor
19 54 (7.96%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 249 (36.73%) Open Source
2 110 (16.22%) User Experience
3 106 (15.63%) Computer Science
4 57 (8.41%) Blog
5 42 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
6 40 (5.90%) Mobile App
7 34 (5.01%) Mathematics
8 32 (4.72%) Visualisation
9 31 (4.57%) Blackberry
10 27 (3.98%) iPad
11 25 (3.69%) iPhone
12 24 (3.54%) Digital Media
13 19 (2.80%) Social Media
13 19 (2.80%) Online Games
14 18 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
15 14 (2.06%) Statistics
16 12 (1.77%) Smartphone
17 11 (1.62%) Social Network
18 8 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 8 (1.18%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 137 (20.21%) Linux
2 129 (19.03%) Windows
3 58 (8.55%) Apple iOS
4 54 (7.96%) Android
5 26 (3.83%) Debian
6 25 (3.69%) UNIX
6 25 (3.69%) Solaris
7 18 (2.65%) Mac OS X
8 17 (2.51%) Windows 8
9 16 (2.36%) Ubuntu
10 11 (1.62%) Windows Phone 8
10 11 (1.62%) Windows Phone
11 9 (1.33%) CentOS
11 9 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (1.18%) Fedora
13 6 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.15%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 392 (57.82%) Agile Software Development
2 274 (40.41%) MVC
3 227 (33.48%) TDD
4 209 (30.83%) OO
5 173 (25.52%) E-Commerce
6 132 (19.47%) BDD
7 112 (16.52%) Software Engineering
8 109 (16.08%) DevOps
9 101 (14.90%) Scrum
10 82 (12.09%) Continuous Integration
11 74 (10.91%) Pair Programming
12 71 (10.47%) Continuous Improvement
13 62 (9.14%) Refactoring
14 61 (9.00%) Unit Testing
15 51 (7.52%) SOA
15 51 (7.52%) Mentoring
16 41 (6.05%) Web Development
17 37 (5.46%) OOP
18 34 (5.01%) Business Intelligence
19 32 (4.72%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 438 (64.60%) JavaScript
2 222 (32.74%) C#
3 179 (26.40%) Ruby
4 155 (22.86%) SQL
5 137 (20.21%) Java
6 96 (14.16%) PHP
7 74 (10.91%) Python
8 56 (8.26%) Scala
9 55 (8.11%) Objective-C
10 47 (6.93%) T-SQL
11 37 (5.46%) C++
12 32 (4.72%) Bash Shell
13 28 (4.13%) Perl
14 20 (2.95%) Groovy
15 16 (2.36%) VB.NET
16 14 (2.06%) R
17 13 (1.92%) Haskell
18 11 (1.62%) PHP5
18 11 (1.62%) F#
19 9 (1.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 119 (17.55%) Degree
2 11 (1.62%) PhD
3 6 (0.88%) Sun Certification
4 4 (0.59%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (9.14%) QA
2 1 (0.15%) SLA
2 1 (0.15%) WAI
System Software
1 5 (0.74%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.44%) Xen
2 3 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.44%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (0.44%) VirtualBox
3 2 (0.29%) Varnish
4 1 (0.15%) Docker
Systems Management
1 77 (11.36%) Puppet
2 54 (7.96%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (2.80%) Nagios
4 14 (2.06%) Vagrant
5 7 (1.03%) Cacti
6 6 (0.88%) HAProxy
7 5 (0.74%) Capistrano
8 3 (0.44%) StatsD
8 3 (0.44%) YUM
9 2 (0.29%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 96 (14.16%) Microsoft
2 61 (9.00%) Rackspace
3 44 (6.49%) Google
4 41 (6.05%) Twitter
5 39 (5.75%) Oracle
6 20 (2.95%) HP
7 18 (2.65%) GigaSpaces
7 18 (2.65%) Zend
8 17 (2.51%) Apple
9 14 (2.06%) VMware
10 13 (1.92%) Sony
10 13 (1.92%) Toshiba
10 13 (1.92%) Xamarin
11 12 (1.77%) RedPrairie
11 12 (1.77%) Red Hat
11 12 (1.77%) Endeca
12 10 (1.47%) Facebook
13 6 (0.88%) Yahoo!
14 5 (0.74%) Adobe
14 5 (0.74%) Cisco
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