The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GitHub
Rank 614 653 829
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +176
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 306 219 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.20% 0.064%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.29% 5.36% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 185 195 63
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £65,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.46% +22.85%
Cloud Services Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
5787 4083 3364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 4.95% 3.76% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4647 3517 2904
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 £72,500 £77,500 £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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +19 285 £51,250 +2.50% 36
London -15 197 £50,000 - 19
South East +40 51 £60,000 +100.00% 5
City of London +10 39 £50,000 +5.26% 6
Oxfordshire - 18 £80,000 - 2
Oxford - 18 £80,000 - 1
Hampshire +18 15 £31,500 -30.00%
Nottinghamshire +18 13 - -
East Midlands +10 13 - -
Nottingham - 13 - -
Portsmouth - 12 - -
Scotland -1 10 £47,500 +35.71%
Warwickshire +18 8 £42,500 +60.37% 3
West Midlands +8 8 £42,500 +60.37% 4
East of England -3 8 £70,000 +40.00%
North West +4 7 £45,000 +50.00% 3
East Sussex -20 7 £45,000 +50.00%
Brighton -25 7 £45,000 +50.00%
Surrey -6 6 - - 1
Glasgow - 6 £50,000 -
Manchester +13 5 - - 3
Hertfordshire - 5 £60,000 -
Berkshire - 5 £70,000 - 2
Edinburgh -3 4 £45,000 +28.57%
Watford - 4 £60,000 -
Cambridgeshire -4 3 £70,000 +40.00%
South Wales - 3 £31,250 - 1
Cardiff - 3 £31,250 - 1
Slough - 3 £70,000 -
Southampton - 3 £31,500 -

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 414 (66.24%) JavaScript
2 308 (49.28%) HTML
3 265 (42.40%) CSS
4 259 (41.44%) Git (software)
5 247 (39.52%) MVC
6 237 (37.92%) TDD
7 218 (34.88%) Open Source
8 203 (32.48%) OO
9 184 (29.44%) C#
10 178 (28.48%) .NET
11 172 (27.52%) Agile Software Development
12 171 (27.36%) jQuery
13 167 (26.72%) SQL Server
14 152 (24.32%) HTML5
15 151 (24.16%) Java
16 143 (22.88%) E-Commerce
17 142 (22.72%) AngularJS
18 138 (22.08%) Subversion
19 137 (21.92%) Linux
20 136 (21.76%) ASP.NET
21 133 (21.28%) Ruby
22 132 (21.12%) SQL
23 126 (20.16%) CSS3
24 124 (19.84%) Node.js
25 117 (18.72%) XML
26 115 (18.40%) Degree
27 109 (17.44%) Software Engineering
28 104 (16.64%) BDD
29 103 (16.48%) Web Services
30 102 (16.32%) DevOps

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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
1 124 (19.84%) Node.js
2 82 (13.12%) nginx
3 70 (11.20%) IIS
4 67 (10.72%) Apache Solr
5 54 (8.64%) Apache
6 50 (8.00%) Tomcat
7 35 (5.60%) CMS
8 30 (4.80%) Alfresco
9 27 (4.32%) Liferay
10 22 (3.52%) Confluence
10 22 (3.52%) WordPress
11 17 (2.72%) Drupal
12 13 (2.08%) Oracle Service Bus
13 11 (1.76%) Elasticsearch
14 5 (0.80%) ColdFusion
15 3 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
15 3 (0.48%) SAS
15 3 (0.48%) Joomla!
16 2 (0.32%) WebSphere
16 2 (0.32%) Umbraco
Applications
1 30 (4.80%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.96%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.32%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 29 (4.64%) Oracle BPM
2 22 (3.52%) Google Analytics
3 12 (1.92%) Magento
4 3 (0.48%) Sophis RISQUE
Cloud Services
1 63 (10.08%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (6.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (3.52%) Amazon EC2
4 20 (3.20%) Trello
5 9 (1.44%) Rackspace Cloud
6 8 (1.28%) Basecamp
7 6 (0.96%) SaaS
8 5 (0.80%) PaaS
9 3 (0.48%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.48%) IaaS
9 3 (0.48%) Google Apps
9 3 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.32%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.16%) Heroku
11 1 (0.16%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 59 (9.44%) HTTP
2 27 (4.32%) Internet
3 16 (2.56%) SSL
4 12 (1.92%) GSM
5 5 (0.80%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.80%) Firewall
6 3 (0.48%) NAS
6 3 (0.48%) DNS
6 3 (0.48%) SAN
7 2 (0.32%) LDAP
7 2 (0.32%) Wireshark
7 2 (0.32%) Network Security
8 1 (0.16%) SSH
8 1 (0.16%) DAB
8 1 (0.16%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (26.72%) SQL Server
2 94 (15.04%) MySQL
3 89 (14.24%) MongoDB
4 37 (5.92%) RavenDB
5 35 (5.60%) Relational Database
6 32 (5.12%) PostgreSQL
7 24 (3.84%) NoSQL
8 23 (3.68%) Big Data
9 22 (3.52%) SQL Server 2008
10 20 (3.20%) Cognos Impromptu
11 19 (3.04%) RDBMS
12 17 (2.72%) Redis
13 16 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
14 15 (2.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 15 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 8 (1.28%) MarkLogic
16 6 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
16 6 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 6 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
17 5 (0.80%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 259 (41.44%) Git (software)
2 138 (22.08%) Subversion
3 98 (15.68%) JIRA
4 95 (15.20%) TeamCity
5 92 (14.72%) Jenkins
6 86 (13.76%) Selenium
7 80 (12.80%) Cucumber
8 71 (11.36%) Jasmine
9 67 (10.72%) Eclipse
10 62 (9.92%) Hudson
11 61 (9.76%) NUnit
12 56 (8.96%) Rhino Mocks
13 49 (7.84%) ReSharper
14 47 (7.52%) Maven
15 41 (6.56%) Visual Studio
16 40 (6.40%) Xcode
17 33 (5.28%) Gradle
18 29 (4.64%) JDeveloper
19 27 (4.32%) IntelliJ
20 26 (4.16%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 73 (11.68%) Finance
2 59 (9.44%) Marketing
3 58 (9.28%) Games
4 49 (7.84%) Retail
5 47 (7.52%) Publishing
6 29 (4.64%) Advertising
7 20 (3.20%) French Language
8 16 (2.56%) Military
8 16 (2.56%) Music Industry
9 15 (2.40%) Banking
10 10 (1.60%) Back Office
11 8 (1.28%) Automotive
12 3 (0.48%) Telecoms
12 3 (0.48%) Legal
12 3 (0.48%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.32%) Local Government
13 2 (0.32%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.32%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.32%) Polish Language
14 1 (0.16%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 452 (72.32%) Developer
2 97 (15.52%) Senior Developer
3 72 (11.52%) Software Engineer
4 61 (9.76%) .NET Developer
5 58 (9.28%) Web Developer
6 51 (8.16%) Java Developer
7 48 (7.68%) JavaScript Developer
8 45 (7.20%) PHP Developer
9 43 (6.88%) Software Developer
10 40 (6.40%) C# Developer
11 28 (4.48%) Senior .NET Developer
11 28 (4.48%) DevOps Engineer
12 27 (4.32%) Front-End Developer
13 25 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
14 23 (3.68%) Graduate
15 20 (3.20%) iOS Developer
16 19 (3.04%) Graduate Software Engineer
16 19 (3.04%) Python Developer
17 16 (2.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 16 (2.56%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 308 (49.28%) HTML
2 265 (42.40%) CSS
3 178 (28.48%) .NET
4 171 (27.36%) jQuery
5 152 (24.32%) HTML5
6 142 (22.72%) AngularJS
7 136 (21.76%) ASP.NET
8 126 (20.16%) CSS3
9 117 (18.72%) XML
10 103 (16.48%) Web Services
11 93 (14.88%) ASP.NET MVC
12 83 (13.28%) Backbone.js
13 76 (12.16%) REST
14 74 (11.84%) JSON
15 67 (10.72%) Ruby on Rails
15 67 (10.72%) Sass
16 64 (10.24%) J2EE
17 60 (9.60%) Ajax
18 58 (9.28%) Spring
19 53 (8.48%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 218 (34.88%) Open Source
2 98 (15.68%) Computer Science
3 47 (7.52%) Mobile App
4 41 (6.56%) Blog
5 31 (4.96%) Mathematics
6 30 (4.80%) Blackberry
7 24 (3.84%) Social Network
8 22 (3.52%) Visualisation
9 21 (3.36%) Social Media
9 21 (3.36%) iPhone
10 18 (2.88%) Online Games
11 17 (2.72%) Hedge funds
12 16 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
13 15 (2.40%) iPad
14 14 (2.24%) Digital Media
15 12 (1.92%) Statistics
16 8 (1.28%) Artificial Intelligence
17 7 (1.12%) Smartphone
17 7 (1.12%) Semantic Web
18 6 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 137 (21.92%) Linux
2 85 (13.60%) Windows
3 53 (8.48%) Apple iOS
4 45 (7.20%) Android
5 34 (5.44%) Solaris
6 31 (4.96%) UNIX
7 28 (4.48%) Debian
8 23 (3.68%) Mac OS X
9 17 (2.72%) Ubuntu
10 11 (1.76%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (1.44%) CentOS
11 9 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (1.12%) Windows Phone
13 6 (0.96%) Windows Phone 8
14 5 (0.80%) Windows 8
14 5 (0.80%) Fedora
15 1 (0.16%) Windows CE
15 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
15 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (39.52%) MVC
2 237 (37.92%) TDD
3 203 (32.48%) OO
4 172 (27.52%) Agile Software Development
5 143 (22.88%) E-Commerce
6 109 (17.44%) Software Engineering
7 104 (16.64%) BDD
8 102 (16.32%) DevOps
9 95 (15.20%) Continuous Integration
10 85 (13.60%) Scrum
11 65 (10.40%) Pair Programming
12 61 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
13 59 (9.44%) Unit Testing
14 55 (8.80%) SOA
15 51 (8.16%) Refactoring
16 48 (7.68%) Web Development
17 41 (6.56%) OOP
18 37 (5.92%) Web Application Development
19 31 (4.96%) OOD
19 31 (4.96%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 414 (66.24%) JavaScript
2 184 (29.44%) C#
3 151 (24.16%) Java
4 133 (21.28%) Ruby
5 132 (21.12%) SQL
6 97 (15.52%) PHP
7 79 (12.64%) Python
8 67 (10.72%) Scala
9 57 (9.12%) Objective-C
10 42 (6.72%) C++
11 27 (4.32%) Perl
11 27 (4.32%) Groovy
12 25 (4.00%) Bash Shell
13 24 (3.84%) F#
14 20 (3.20%) T-SQL
15 15 (2.40%) VB.NET
16 11 (1.76%) C
16 11 (1.76%) PowerShell
16 11 (1.76%) PHP5
17 10 (1.60%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 115 (18.40%) Degree
2 11 (1.76%) PhD
3 10 (1.60%) Sun Certification
4 6 (0.96%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (6.88%) QA
2 1 (0.16%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (1.12%) Varnish
2 4 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.48%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.48%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.48%) Samba
3 3 (0.48%) Xen
3 3 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (0.48%) VirtualBox
3 3 (0.48%) KVM
4 1 (0.16%) Docker
Systems Management
1 81 (12.96%) Puppet
2 56 (8.96%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (1.92%) Vagrant
4 9 (1.44%) HAProxy
4 9 (1.44%) Nagios
4 9 (1.44%) Capistrano
5 7 (1.12%) ZABBIX
6 6 (0.96%) StatsD
7 3 (0.48%) logstash
7 3 (0.48%) Kibana
7 3 (0.48%) YUM
7 3 (0.48%) CFEngine
8 2 (0.32%) Cacti
Vendors
1 59 (9.44%) Twitter
2 56 (8.96%) Microsoft
3 54 (8.64%) Google
4 47 (7.52%) Oracle
5 33 (5.28%) Rackspace
6 27 (4.32%) Facebook
6 27 (4.32%) GigaSpaces
7 22 (3.52%) HP
8 20 (3.20%) Zend
9 16 (2.56%) Apple
9 16 (2.56%) Sony
9 16 (2.56%) Toshiba
9 16 (2.56%) VMware
10 12 (1.92%) Endeca
10 12 (1.92%) RedPrairie
11 9 (1.44%) Red Hat
12 7 (1.12%) Xamarin
13 6 (0.96%) JBoss
13 6 (0.96%) Cisco
14 4 (0.64%) Dell
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Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
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