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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GitHub
Rank 403 459 441
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -18
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 691 627 707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.72% 0.57% 0.61%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.88% 6.54% 8.91%
Number of salaries quoted 589 511 483
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%

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
11745 9584 7937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.20% 8.78% 6.81%
Number of salaries quoted 9965 7840 6257
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £73,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +66 672 £50,000 - 130
London +33 409 £62,500 +13.63% 89
City of London +69 84 £50,000 -16.66% 18
South East +14 84 £45,000 +20.00% 15
West Midlands +13 45 £37,500 -6.25% 3
South West +27 39 £32,500 -15.58% 6
Oxfordshire +20 33 £53,500 +52.85% 5
Yorkshire +52 27 £41,750 +4.37% 3
East of England +41 27 £70,000 +94.44% 4
Birmingham +4 26 £42,632 +47.00% 1
West Yorkshire +39 22 £41,000 +2.50% 3
North West +14 22 £26,000 -36.58% 7
Ruislip - 20 £42,500 - 1
Dorset +23 18 £32,500 +41.30% 3
East Midlands +5 16 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Hampshire +4 16 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Leeds +41 15 £50,000 +66.66% 3
Cambridge +19 15 £55,000 +48.64% 4
Cambridgeshire +17 15 £55,000 +48.64% 4
Manchester +6 15 £35,000 -16.16% 7
Scotland +22 14 £35,000 -17.64% 6
Hertfordshire +29 12 £72,500 +45.00%
Bournemouth +27 12 £33,250 -36.66% 2
Glasgow +22 12 £36,250 +51.04% 2
East Sussex -21 12 £37,500 -2.59% 2
Brighton -24 12 £37,500 -2.59% 2
Somerset -1 10 £45,000 +16.88%
Fareham - 10 £35,000 - 1
Bath -5 9 £45,000 +14.64%
Leicestershire +4 8 £40,000 +33.33%

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 825 (56.58%) JavaScript
2 794 (54.46%) Agile Software Development
3 577 (39.57%) CSS
4 571 (39.16%) HTML
5 513 (35.19%) Git (software)
6 492 (33.74%) Java
7 486 (33.33%) TDD
8 451 (30.93%) AngularJS
9 349 (23.94%) Scrum
10 339 (23.25%) Jenkins
11 337 (23.11%) C#
12 328 (22.50%) Linux
13 312 (21.40%) HTML5
14 310 (21.26%) SQL
15 309 (21.19%) Python
16 294 (20.16%) Amazon AWS
17 288 (19.75%) .NET
18 284 (19.48%) Open Source
19 283 (19.41%) PHP
20 280 (19.20%) Continuous Integration
21 278 (19.07%) jQuery
22 274 (18.79%) OO
23 266 (18.24%) MVC
24 263 (18.04%) DevOps
25 260 (17.83%) Software Engineering
26 259 (17.76%) Degree
26 259 (17.76%) JIRA
27 258 (17.70%) BDD
28 253 (17.35%) Node.js
29 227 (15.57%) Web Development

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 83 (5.69%) Elasticsearch
2 76 (5.21%) CMS
3 60 (4.12%) Confluence
4 44 (3.02%) Apache Spark
5 40 (2.74%) nginx
6 39 (2.67%) Drupal
7 35 (2.40%) SharePoint
7 35 (2.40%) Tomcat
8 34 (2.33%) WordPress
9 33 (2.26%) Apache
10 30 (2.06%) Apache Solr
11 27 (1.85%) Joomla!
12 22 (1.51%) JBoss
13 19 (1.30%) IIS
14 16 (1.10%) Skype for Business
14 16 (1.10%) WebSphere
15 14 (0.96%) Cloud Foundry
16 12 (0.82%) Apache Qpid
16 12 (0.82%) Moodle
16 12 (0.82%) Umbraco
Applications
1 43 (2.95%) MS Excel
2 38 (2.61%) Photoshop
3 28 (1.92%) Adobe Illustrator
4 18 (1.23%) HipChat
5 17 (1.17%) Gliffy
5 17 (1.17%) OmniGraffle
6 6 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (0.34%) MS Office
8 4 (0.27%) MS Visio
9 2 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 37 (2.54%) Magento
2 10 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.21%) Endur
5 2 (0.14%) Odoo
5 2 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.069%) Documaker
6 1 (0.069%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 294 (20.16%) Amazon AWS
2 153 (10.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 57 (3.91%) SaaS
4 38 (2.61%) Amazon S3
5 34 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
6 33 (2.26%) Heroku
7 30 (2.06%) PaaS
8 28 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
9 21 (1.44%) Google Cloud Platform
10 20 (1.37%) Slack
11 19 (1.30%) CloudFront
12 18 (1.23%) Google Analytics
13 17 (1.17%) AWS CloudFormation
13 17 (1.17%) IBM Cloud
13 17 (1.17%) Trello
14 15 (1.03%) Google App Engine
15 12 (0.82%) Google Compute Engine
15 12 (0.82%) IaaS
16 9 (0.62%) Dropbox
16 9 (0.62%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 57 (3.91%) HTTP
2 45 (3.09%) Internet
3 24 (1.65%) Firewall
4 17 (1.17%) TCP/IP
5 15 (1.03%) AMQP
5 15 (1.03%) DNS
6 12 (0.82%) Software-Defined Networking
7 11 (0.75%) Skype
8 8 (0.55%) HTTPS
8 8 (0.55%) VPN
9 6 (0.41%) DHCP
9 6 (0.41%) FTP
9 6 (0.41%) Network Security
9 6 (0.41%) SMTP
9 6 (0.41%) SSH
9 6 (0.41%) SSL
10 5 (0.34%) Intranet
10 5 (0.34%) SAN
11 4 (0.27%) Wireless
12 3 (0.21%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 211 (14.47%) MySQL
2 206 (14.13%) SQL Server
3 150 (10.29%) NoSQL
4 136 (9.33%) MongoDB
5 102 (7.00%) Relational Database
6 87 (5.97%) Hadoop
7 82 (5.62%) PostgreSQL
8 81 (5.56%) Big Data
9 68 (4.66%) Redis
10 56 (3.84%) SQL Server 2012
11 55 (3.77%) Apache Cassandra
12 32 (2.19%) RDBMS
13 23 (1.58%) Neo4j
14 21 (1.44%) Pentaho
14 21 (1.44%) SQL Server 2014
15 19 (1.30%) MariaDB
15 19 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 17 (1.17%) Amazon RDS
16 17 (1.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 16 (1.10%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 513 (35.19%) Git (software)
2 339 (23.25%) Jenkins
3 259 (17.76%) JIRA
4 132 (9.05%) Bitbucket
5 118 (8.09%) TeamCity
6 109 (7.48%) Grunt
7 103 (7.06%) Selenium
8 89 (6.10%) Maven
9 88 (6.04%) gulp
10 87 (5.97%) Cucumber
11 84 (5.76%) Visual Studio
12 81 (5.56%) Subversion
13 72 (4.94%) Jasmine
14 61 (4.18%) NUnit
15 60 (4.12%) Vagrant
16 53 (3.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 52 (3.57%) RSpec
18 48 (3.29%) Octopus Deploy
19 39 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
20 34 (2.33%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 195 (13.37%) Finance
2 89 (6.10%) Marketing
3 71 (4.87%) Games
4 65 (4.46%) Advertising
5 52 (3.57%) Telecoms
6 49 (3.36%) Retail
7 30 (2.06%) Law
8 27 (1.85%) Banking
9 25 (1.71%) Publishing
10 22 (1.51%) Manufacturing
11 14 (0.96%) Billing
11 14 (0.96%) Front Office
12 12 (0.82%) Legal
13 8 (0.55%) Electronics
14 7 (0.48%) Multimedia
15 6 (0.41%) Music Industry
16 5 (0.34%) Brand Awareness
16 5 (0.34%) iGaming
17 3 (0.21%) Financial Institution
18 2 (0.14%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 1018 (69.82%) Developer
2 188 (12.89%) Senior Developer
3 165 (11.32%) JavaScript Developer
4 156 (10.70%) Java Developer
5 139 (9.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 136 (9.33%) C# Developer
7 122 (8.37%) .NET Developer
8 94 (6.45%) PHP Developer
9 93 (6.38%) DevOps Engineer
10 87 (5.97%) Full Stack Developer
11 81 (5.56%) Web Developer
12 78 (5.35%) C# .NET Developer
13 73 (5.01%) Software Engineer
14 69 (4.73%) Software Developer
15 63 (4.32%) Angular Developer
15 63 (4.32%) HTML Developer
15 63 (4.32%) Junior
16 52 (3.57%) Junior Developer
17 49 (3.36%) Python Developer
18 47 (3.22%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 577 (39.57%) CSS
2 571 (39.16%) HTML
3 451 (30.93%) AngularJS
4 312 (21.40%) HTML5
5 288 (19.75%) .NET
6 278 (19.07%) jQuery
7 253 (17.35%) Node.js
8 222 (15.23%) CSS3
9 189 (12.96%) React
10 181 (12.41%) ASP.NET
11 158 (10.84%) Web Services
12 137 (9.40%) Sass
13 126 (8.64%) REST
14 124 (8.50%) Backbone.js
15 117 (8.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 113 (7.75%) RESTful
17 105 (7.20%) XML
18 97 (6.65%) Ajax
18 97 (6.65%) ASP.NET MVC
19 92 (6.31%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 221 (15.16%) Computer Science
2 193 (13.24%) User Experience
3 96 (6.58%) Blog
4 90 (6.17%) Mobile App
5 55 (3.77%) Artificial Intelligence
6 48 (3.29%) Algorithms
7 43 (2.95%) iPad
8 36 (2.47%) Fintech
9 32 (2.19%) Mathematics
10 31 (2.13%) Data Centre
10 31 (2.13%) Data Structures
11 30 (2.06%) iPhone
12 27 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
12 27 (1.85%) Social Network
13 24 (1.65%) Virtual Team
14 22 (1.51%) Hedge funds
15 20 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
16 19 (1.30%) Visualisation
17 18 (1.23%) Statistics
18 17 (1.17%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 328 (22.50%) Linux
2 158 (10.84%) Unix
3 99 (6.79%) Apple iOS
4 91 (6.24%) Windows
5 79 (5.42%) Android
6 37 (2.54%) Ubuntu
7 25 (1.71%) Windows Server
8 21 (1.44%) CentOS
9 13 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (0.89%) Solaris
10 5 (0.34%) CoreOS
10 5 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.21%) Mesosphere
11 3 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.14%) Debian
12 2 (0.14%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.14%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.069%) Fedora
13 1 (0.069%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 794 (54.46%) Agile Software Development
2 486 (33.33%) TDD
3 349 (23.94%) Scrum
4 284 (19.48%) Open Source
5 280 (19.20%) Continuous Integration
6 274 (18.79%) OO
7 266 (18.24%) MVC
8 263 (18.04%) DevOps
9 260 (17.83%) Software Engineering
10 258 (17.70%) BDD
11 227 (15.57%) Web Development
12 223 (15.29%) Front End Development
13 171 (11.73%) E-Commerce
14 120 (8.23%) Kanban
15 108 (7.41%) OOP
16 101 (6.93%) SDLC
17 100 (6.86%) Test Automation
18 91 (6.24%) SOA
19 90 (6.17%) Unit Testing
20 84 (5.76%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 825 (56.58%) JavaScript
2 492 (33.74%) Java
3 337 (23.11%) C#
4 310 (21.26%) SQL
5 309 (21.19%) Python
6 283 (19.41%) PHP
7 205 (14.06%) Ruby
8 111 (7.61%) C++
9 66 (4.53%) Scala
10 62 (4.25%) PowerShell
11 60 (4.12%) ES6
12 48 (3.29%) Bash Shell
13 46 (3.16%) Objective-C
14 45 (3.09%) Go
15 44 (3.02%) C
16 28 (1.92%) Apple Swift
17 27 (1.85%) Perl
18 25 (1.71%) CoffeeScript
18 25 (1.71%) T-SQL
19 22 (1.51%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 259 (17.76%) Degree
2 45 (3.09%) Security Cleared
3 25 (1.71%) DV Cleared
4 23 (1.58%) SC Cleared
5 22 (1.51%) PhD
6 16 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (0.75%) MCSA
8 9 (0.62%) MCP
9 5 (0.34%) AWS Certification
10 3 (0.21%) Sun Certification
11 2 (0.14%) ISEB
11 2 (0.14%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.14%) MCSE
12 1 (0.069%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.069%) PMP
12 1 (0.069%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (5.01%) QA
2 10 (0.69%) SDET
3 8 (0.55%) WCAG
4 4 (0.27%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.14%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.069%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.069%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.069%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.069%) WAI
System Software
1 146 (10.01%) Docker
2 26 (1.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (1.23%) Active Directory
4 16 (1.10%) Apache Flume
5 12 (0.82%) Varnish
6 11 (0.75%) KVM
7 10 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
8 7 (0.48%) Hyper-V
9 5 (0.34%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.14%) Samba
10 2 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.14%) XenApp
11 1 (0.069%) etcd
11 1 (0.069%) HDFS
11 1 (0.069%) iptables
11 1 (0.069%) NFS
11 1 (0.069%) Postfix
11 1 (0.069%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.069%) Xen
Systems Management
1 207 (14.20%) Puppet
2 125 (8.57%) Opscode Chef
3 91 (6.24%) Ansible
4 37 (2.54%) Nagios
5 28 (1.92%) Kubernetes
6 26 (1.78%) Terraform
7 21 (1.44%) Graphite
7 21 (1.44%) Salt
8 19 (1.30%) Packer
9 16 (1.10%) Mesos
10 14 (0.96%) cPanel
11 12 (0.82%) CFEngine
12 10 (0.69%) Cacti
13 8 (0.55%) Kibana
14 7 (0.48%) Grafana
14 7 (0.48%) HAProxy
15 6 (0.41%) Consul
15 6 (0.41%) StatsD
16 4 (0.27%) Business Desktop Deployment
16 4 (0.27%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 104 (7.13%) Microsoft
2 96 (6.58%) Google
3 68 (4.66%) Oracle
4 61 (4.18%) IBM
5 53 (3.64%) Zend
6 42 (2.88%) MuleSoft
7 41 (2.81%) Cloudera
7 41 (2.81%) Hortonworks
8 34 (2.33%) VMware
9 27 (1.85%) Adobe
10 23 (1.58%) Atlassian
10 23 (1.58%) Informatica
11 21 (1.44%) Sybase
11 21 (1.44%) Talend
11 21 (1.44%) Twitter
12 18 (1.23%) Rally
13 16 (1.10%) Greenplum
14 14 (0.96%) New Relic
14 14 (0.96%) Sonatype
14 14 (0.96%) Xamarin
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package (Very good)
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 22 hours ago
South West London
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Gainsborough, Lincolnshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Which?
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £120,000 per annum Salary is not limited to this level
Posted: Yesterday
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
GridCell
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum Bonuses, Flexible Working, Training
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum great benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Candidate Source
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 2 days ago
Ruislip, Middlesex
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
PCR
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
PCR
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £100,000 to £110,000 per annum annual bonus 10%, pension, life in
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Candidate Source
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago