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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GitHub
Rank 537 696 814
Rank change year-on-year
+159 +118
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 402 171 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.16% 0.078%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.91% 4.32% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 214 155 76
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £70,000 £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +42.85%

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
5817 3958 3328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.10% 3.73% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4645 3378 2866
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 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £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 2 October 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 2 October 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 +173 393 £47,500 -11.62% 41
London +70 256 £50,000 -9.09% 27
South East +58 70 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Oxfordshire +36 31 £60,000 -25.00% 2
City of London +18 30 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Oxford +34 28 £60,000 -25.00% 1
South West +10 26 £37,500 -31.81% 1
Somerset - 17 £37,500 -
Bath - 17 £37,500 -
West Midlands -2 16 £44,000 +66.03% 3
Warwickshire +15 12 £44,000 +66.03% 3
Hampshire +3 12 - -
Manchester +1 11 £21,000 -60.00% 2
East of England -3 11 £55,000 +10.00% 2
North West -8 11 £21,000 -60.00% 2
Surrey -14 10 £58,750 +30.55%
Portsmouth - 10 - -
Cambridgeshire +9 8 £55,000 +10.00%
Berkshire +5 8 £40,000 -36.00%
Leicestershire +17 7 £37,500 +70.45% 1
Leicester +13 7 £37,500 +70.45% 1
East Midlands -1 7 £32,500 +47.72% 1
Buckinghamshire - 7 £40,000 -
Cambridge -6 6 £55,000 +10.00%
Milton Keynes - 6 £38,750 -
Warwick - 6 £44,000 - 1
Northampton - 5 £32,500 -
Northamptonshire - 5 £32,500 -
Wiltshire - 5 £45,000 -
Westminster - 5 £40,000 -

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 October 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.

1 436 (62.55%) JavaScript
2 396 (56.81%) Agile Software Development
3 304 (43.62%) HTML
4 277 (39.74%) Git (software)
5 270 (38.74%) MVC
6 269 (38.59%) CSS
7 255 (36.59%) Open Source
8 228 (32.71%) C#
9 223 (31.99%) TDD
10 216 (30.99%) .NET
11 211 (30.27%) OO
12 208 (29.84%) AngularJS
13 198 (28.41%) SQL Server
14 196 (28.12%) jQuery
15 189 (27.12%) Ruby
16 184 (26.40%) E-Commerce
17 182 (26.11%) ASP.NET
18 168 (24.10%) SQL
19 157 (22.53%) Node.js
20 153 (21.95%) ASP.NET MVC
21 150 (21.52%) Windows
22 147 (21.09%) Linux
22 147 (21.09%) Web Services
23 140 (20.09%) BDD
23 140 (20.09%) HTML5
23 140 (20.09%) REST
24 134 (19.23%) Java
25 133 (19.08%) TeamCity
26 129 (18.51%) nginx
27 126 (18.08%) Cucumber

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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
1 157 (22.53%) Node.js
2 129 (18.51%) nginx
3 120 (17.22%) Apache Solr
4 101 (14.49%) IIS
5 46 (6.60%) CMS
6 37 (5.31%) Apache
7 28 (4.02%) Tomcat
7 28 (4.02%) Confluence
8 24 (3.44%) WordPress
9 19 (2.73%) Drupal
10 15 (2.15%) Alfresco
11 14 (2.01%) Liferay
12 13 (1.87%) Commerce Server
13 12 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
14 8 (1.15%) Oracle Service Bus
14 8 (1.15%) OpenStack
14 8 (1.15%) Joomla!
15 5 (0.72%) Umbraco
16 4 (0.57%) Jetty
17 2 (0.29%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 45 (6.46%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.29%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.14%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 19 (2.73%) Oracle BPM
2 15 (2.15%) Google Analytics
3 6 (0.86%) Magento
4 1 (0.14%) Sophis RISQUE
Cloud Services
1 120 (17.22%) Amazon AWS
2 68 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 60 (8.61%) Trello
4 21 (3.01%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (1.87%) SaaS
6 12 (1.72%) PaaS
6 12 (1.72%) Rackspace Cloud
7 4 (0.57%) Joyent
7 4 (0.57%) Heroku
8 3 (0.43%) Basecamp
8 3 (0.43%) Google Apps
9 2 (0.29%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 31 (4.45%) HTTP
2 30 (4.30%) Internet
3 8 (1.15%) SSL
4 7 (1.00%) Firewall
5 6 (0.86%) GSM
6 5 (0.72%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.43%) LAN
8 2 (0.29%) VoIP
8 2 (0.29%) SAN
8 2 (0.29%) Intranet
8 2 (0.29%) BIG-IP
8 2 (0.29%) Wireshark
8 2 (0.29%) Network Security
8 2 (0.29%) NAS
9 1 (0.14%) SSH
9 1 (0.14%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 198 (28.41%) SQL Server
2 83 (11.91%) MySQL
2 83 (11.91%) MongoDB
3 68 (9.76%) RavenDB
4 46 (6.60%) Relational Database
5 35 (5.02%) PostgreSQL
6 33 (4.73%) RDBMS
7 28 (4.02%) NoSQL
8 19 (2.73%) Big Data
9 16 (2.30%) Redis
9 16 (2.30%) Cognos Impromptu
10 13 (1.87%) SQL Server 2005
10 13 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (1.43%) SQLite
12 8 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 6 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
15 5 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 277 (39.74%) Git (software)
2 133 (19.08%) TeamCity
3 126 (18.08%) Cucumber
4 123 (17.65%) NUnit
5 122 (17.50%) Selenium
6 108 (15.49%) Subversion
7 105 (15.06%) Rhino Mocks
8 98 (14.06%) Jenkins
9 80 (11.48%) Jasmine
10 79 (11.33%) ReSharper
11 76 (10.90%) JIRA
12 60 (8.61%) Hudson
13 59 (8.46%) Maven
14 57 (8.18%) Octopus Deploy
15 56 (8.03%) YouTrack
15 56 (8.03%) dotTrace
16 44 (6.31%) WATIR
17 40 (5.74%) Xcode
18 38 (5.45%) Eclipse
19 37 (5.31%) WebDriver
General
1 56 (8.03%) Publishing
1 56 (8.03%) Retail
1 56 (8.03%) French Language
2 54 (7.75%) Marketing
3 52 (7.46%) Finance
4 41 (5.88%) Games
5 16 (2.30%) Advertising
6 14 (2.01%) Music Industry
7 11 (1.58%) Military
7 11 (1.58%) Automotive
8 7 (1.00%) Legal
9 6 (0.86%) Front Office
9 6 (0.86%) Banking
10 5 (0.72%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.57%) Back Office
12 3 (0.43%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.29%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.29%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.29%) Polish Language
14 1 (0.14%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 494 (70.88%) Developer
2 116 (16.64%) Senior Developer
3 89 (12.77%) .NET Developer
4 64 (9.18%) Software Engineer
5 62 (8.90%) Web Developer
6 59 (8.46%) C# Developer
7 55 (7.89%) Java Developer
8 52 (7.46%) Software Developer
9 43 (6.17%) C# .NET Developer
10 41 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
11 38 (5.45%) Senior .NET Developer
12 37 (5.31%) DevOps Engineer
13 36 (5.16%) JavaScript Developer
14 33 (4.73%) PHP Developer
15 31 (4.45%) QA Engineer
16 27 (3.87%) Graduate
17 26 (3.73%) Administrator
18 25 (3.59%) Junior
18 25 (3.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
19 24 (3.44%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 304 (43.62%) HTML
2 269 (38.59%) CSS
3 216 (30.99%) .NET
4 208 (29.84%) AngularJS
5 196 (28.12%) jQuery
6 182 (26.11%) ASP.NET
7 153 (21.95%) ASP.NET MVC
8 147 (21.09%) Web Services
9 140 (20.09%) HTML5
9 140 (20.09%) REST
10 118 (16.93%) CSS3
11 109 (15.64%) Sass
12 93 (13.34%) Lucene
13 89 (12.77%) WCF
14 85 (12.20%) Ruby on Rails
15 68 (9.76%) Castle Windsor
16 64 (9.18%) Backbone.js
17 61 (8.75%) XML
18 55 (7.89%) JSON
19 53 (7.60%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 255 (36.59%) Open Source
2 113 (16.21%) User Experience
3 104 (14.92%) Computer Science
4 54 (7.75%) Blog
5 43 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
6 36 (5.16%) Mobile App
7 33 (4.73%) Visualisation
7 33 (4.73%) Blackberry
8 28 (4.02%) Mathematics
8 28 (4.02%) Algorithms
9 27 (3.87%) Data Structures
9 27 (3.87%) iPad
10 25 (3.59%) iPhone
11 24 (3.44%) Digital Media
12 16 (2.30%) Statistics
12 16 (2.30%) Social Media
13 15 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
13 15 (2.15%) Online Games
14 10 (1.43%) Social Network
14 10 (1.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 150 (21.52%) Windows
2 147 (21.09%) Linux
3 59 (8.46%) Apple iOS
4 57 (8.18%) Android
5 29 (4.16%) Debian
6 23 (3.30%) UNIX
7 21 (3.01%) Solaris
8 19 (2.73%) Ubuntu
9 14 (2.01%) Mac OS X
9 14 (2.01%) Windows 8
10 11 (1.58%) Windows Phone 8
10 11 (1.58%) Windows Phone
11 10 (1.43%) CentOS
11 10 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (1.15%) Fedora
13 5 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 396 (56.81%) Agile Software Development
2 270 (38.74%) MVC
3 223 (31.99%) TDD
4 211 (30.27%) OO
5 184 (26.40%) E-Commerce
6 140 (20.09%) BDD
7 120 (17.22%) DevOps
8 106 (15.21%) Software Engineering
9 104 (14.92%) Scrum
10 83 (11.91%) Continuous Integration
11 75 (10.76%) Pair Programming
12 71 (10.19%) Continuous Improvement
13 64 (9.18%) Refactoring
14 56 (8.03%) Unit Testing
15 50 (7.17%) Mentoring
16 44 (6.31%) OOP
17 43 (6.17%) SOA
18 42 (6.03%) Web Development
19 38 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
20 32 (4.59%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 436 (62.55%) JavaScript
2 228 (32.71%) C#
3 189 (27.12%) Ruby
4 168 (24.10%) SQL
5 134 (19.23%) Java
6 116 (16.64%) PHP
7 73 (10.47%) Python
8 63 (9.04%) T-SQL
9 48 (6.89%) Scala
10 43 (6.17%) Objective-C
11 38 (5.45%) Bash Shell
12 34 (4.88%) C++
13 29 (4.16%) Perl
14 18 (2.58%) VB.NET
15 16 (2.30%) Groovy
16 15 (2.15%) R
17 13 (1.87%) PHP5
17 13 (1.87%) Haskell
18 7 (1.00%) Erlang
18 7 (1.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 116 (16.64%) Degree
2 9 (1.29%) PhD
3 5 (0.72%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (9.47%) QA
2 2 (0.29%) WAI
3 1 (0.14%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (0.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.43%) VirtualBox
2 3 (0.43%) Docker
2 3 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.29%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.29%) Varnish
3 2 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 81 (11.62%) Puppet
2 63 (9.04%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (3.30%) Nagios
4 16 (2.30%) Vagrant
5 12 (1.72%) Cacti
6 7 (1.00%) Capistrano
7 6 (0.86%) Ansible
8 3 (0.43%) YUM
9 2 (0.29%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.29%) StatsD
10 1 (0.14%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 113 (16.21%) Microsoft
2 76 (10.90%) Rackspace
3 46 (6.60%) Google
4 43 (6.17%) Twitter
5 31 (4.45%) Oracle
6 21 (3.01%) HP
7 18 (2.58%) Apple
8 15 (2.15%) Zend
9 14 (2.01%) GigaSpaces
10 13 (1.87%) Xamarin
10 13 (1.87%) Sony
10 13 (1.87%) Toshiba
11 12 (1.72%) Endeca
11 12 (1.72%) RedPrairie
12 11 (1.58%) Red Hat
12 11 (1.58%) VMware
13 9 (1.29%) Facebook
13 9 (1.29%) SaltStack
14 6 (0.86%) CollabNet
14 6 (0.86%) Yahoo!
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Salary: £20000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + package
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Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bens
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