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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GitHub
Rank 395 484 457
Rank change year-on-year
+89 -27
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 719 584 693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.74% 0.53% 0.58%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.24% 6.15% 8.65%
Number of salaries quoted 644 473 557
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -9.41%

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
11520 9503 8007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.81% 8.58% 6.66%
Number of salaries quoted 9793 7720 6525
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +111 702 £52,500 +5.00% 117
London +76 443 £60,000 +9.09% 72
City of London +83 71 £60,000 +14.28% 9
South East +28 62 £37,500 +1.35% 12
South West +39 43 £33,250 -33.50% 10
North West +30 35 £42,500 +4.29% 5
West Midlands +14 32 £37,500 -14.77% 7
Yorkshire +38 29 £32,500 -10.34% 1
East of England +52 26 £80,000 +113.33% 4
Ruislip - 24 £39,500 - 1
Manchester +19 23 £42,500 - 3
West Yorkshire +44 22 £31,500 -13.10% 1
East Midlands +9 19 £50,000 +66.66% 6
Birmingham - 17 £40,000 - 1
Brighton -10 16 £38,750 +10.71% 1
East Sussex -14 16 £38,750 +10.71% 2
Hertfordshire +35 14 £80,000 +60.00%
Leeds +29 12 £42,000 +110.00% 1
Hampshire +8 12 £35,000 -26.31% 2
Cambridgeshire +4 12 £36,000 -2.70% 4
Oxfordshire -4 12 £54,000 +8.00% 5
Dorset +18 10 £28,500 +23.91% 4
Bradford - 10 £31,500 -
Somerset - 10 £45,000 - 2
Middlesex +16 9 £40,000 +8.10%
Scotland +2 9 £30,000 -29.41% 4
Surrey +29 8 £37,500 +25.00% 3
Lancashire +16 8 £22,000 -46.01%
Glasgow -1 8 £30,000 +31.86% 1
Bristol +30 7 £32,500 -50.00% 3

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 875 (58.69%) JavaScript
2 825 (55.33%) Agile Software Development
3 644 (43.19%) HTML
4 629 (42.19%) CSS
5 563 (37.76%) Git (software)
6 495 (33.20%) TDD
7 474 (31.79%) Java
8 450 (30.18%) AngularJS
9 386 (25.89%) HTML5
10 374 (25.08%) Scrum
11 361 (24.21%) jQuery
12 354 (23.74%) Jenkins
13 340 (22.80%) Linux
14 316 (21.19%) C#
14 316 (21.19%) SQL
15 313 (20.99%) Continuous Integration
16 310 (20.79%) DevOps
17 306 (20.52%) PHP
18 300 (20.12%) .NET
19 294 (19.72%) Node.js
19 294 (19.72%) Amazon AWS
20 291 (19.52%) CSS3
21 289 (19.38%) Python
22 275 (18.44%) Open Source
23 274 (18.38%) Web Development
24 269 (18.04%) Software Engineering
25 265 (17.77%) MVC
26 264 (17.71%) JIRA
27 256 (17.17%) Degree
28 248 (16.63%) OO

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 93 (6.24%) CMS
2 75 (5.03%) Elasticsearch
3 60 (4.02%) Confluence
4 51 (3.42%) nginx
4 51 (3.42%) Tomcat
5 43 (2.88%) SharePoint
6 38 (2.55%) IIS
7 37 (2.48%) Apache
8 35 (2.35%) Apache Spark
8 35 (2.35%) Drupal
9 25 (1.68%) WordPress
10 23 (1.54%) Joomla!
11 21 (1.41%) Apache Solr
12 20 (1.34%) WebSphere
13 19 (1.27%) OpenStack
14 17 (1.14%) Cloud Foundry
14 17 (1.14%) Skype for Business
15 16 (1.07%) Moodle
16 15 (1.01%) Sitecore CMS
17 11 (0.74%) JBoss
Applications
1 65 (4.36%) Photoshop
2 54 (3.62%) MS Excel
3 44 (2.95%) Adobe Illustrator
4 21 (1.41%) Gliffy
4 21 (1.41%) OmniGraffle
5 19 (1.27%) HipChat
6 7 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 7 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (0.34%) MS Office
8 4 (0.27%) MS Visio
9 2 (0.13%) Adobe After Effects
9 2 (0.13%) InDesign
10 1 (0.067%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 37 (2.48%) Magento
2 13 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.20%) Documaker
4 3 (0.20%) Endur
5 2 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.13%) Odoo
5 2 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.067%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 294 (19.72%) Amazon AWS
2 158 (10.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 62 (4.16%) SaaS
4 37 (2.48%) PaaS
5 28 (1.88%) Amazon EC2
6 27 (1.81%) Amazon S3
6 27 (1.81%) Heroku
7 24 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
8 20 (1.34%) CloudFront
9 19 (1.27%) Google Analytics
10 15 (1.01%) Trello
11 14 (0.94%) IaaS
12 13 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
13 12 (0.80%) Google Play
14 11 (0.74%) AWS CloudFormation
15 7 (0.47%) Google App Engine
15 7 (0.47%) Google Compute Engine
16 6 (0.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 6 (0.40%) Route 53
17 4 (0.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 47 (3.15%) HTTP
2 45 (3.02%) Internet
3 20 (1.34%) TCP/IP
4 17 (1.14%) DNS
5 15 (1.01%) Firewall
6 12 (0.80%) AMQP
6 12 (0.80%) VPN
7 11 (0.74%) Intranet
7 11 (0.74%) SSH
8 9 (0.60%) DHCP
8 9 (0.60%) HTTPS
9 8 (0.54%) SSL
10 7 (0.47%) FTP
10 7 (0.47%) Skype
10 7 (0.47%) Software-Defined Networking
11 6 (0.40%) Network Security
12 4 (0.27%) POP3
12 4 (0.27%) SMTP
12 4 (0.27%) Telnet
12 4 (0.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 231 (15.49%) MySQL
2 203 (13.62%) SQL Server
3 145 (9.73%) MongoDB
4 134 (8.99%) NoSQL
5 104 (6.98%) Relational Database
6 100 (6.71%) Hadoop
7 96 (6.44%) Big Data
8 85 (5.70%) PostgreSQL
9 83 (5.57%) Redis
10 49 (3.29%) SQL Server 2012
11 39 (2.62%) Apache Cassandra
12 34 (2.28%) Neo4j
13 30 (2.01%) HAWQ
13 30 (2.01%) Pentaho
14 27 (1.81%) RDBMS
15 23 (1.54%) MariaDB
16 19 (1.27%) Riak
17 16 (1.07%) Spark SQL
18 15 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
18 15 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 563 (37.76%) Git (software)
2 354 (23.74%) Jenkins
3 264 (17.71%) JIRA
4 135 (9.05%) Grunt
5 134 (8.99%) Bitbucket
6 116 (7.78%) TeamCity
7 100 (6.71%) Maven
8 97 (6.51%) gulp
8 97 (6.51%) Subversion
9 92 (6.17%) Selenium
10 87 (5.84%) Cucumber
10 87 (5.84%) Jasmine
11 79 (5.30%) Vagrant
12 73 (4.90%) Visual Studio
13 57 (3.82%) NUnit
14 55 (3.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 53 (3.55%) Octopus Deploy
16 49 (3.29%) RSpec
17 40 (2.68%) Karma Test Runner
18 36 (2.41%) Bower
General
1 225 (15.09%) Finance
2 87 (5.84%) Marketing
3 78 (5.23%) Games
4 74 (4.96%) Advertising
5 51 (3.42%) Banking
6 47 (3.15%) Retail
7 29 (1.95%) Publishing
8 24 (1.61%) Telecoms
9 21 (1.41%) Manufacturing
10 14 (0.94%) Law
10 14 (0.94%) Multimedia
11 12 (0.80%) Billing
12 9 (0.60%) Brand Awareness
12 9 (0.60%) Front Office
13 8 (0.54%) Electronics
14 7 (0.47%) Financial Institution
14 7 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
15 6 (0.40%) Music Industry
16 5 (0.34%) iGaming
16 5 (0.34%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1041 (69.82%) Developer
2 182 (12.21%) JavaScript Developer
3 172 (11.54%) Senior Developer
4 163 (10.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 141 (9.46%) Java Developer
6 135 (9.05%) C# Developer
7 123 (8.25%) PHP Developer
8 113 (7.58%) .NET Developer
8 113 (7.58%) DevOps Engineer
9 108 (7.24%) Web Developer
10 87 (5.84%) Full Stack Developer
11 83 (5.57%) HTML Developer
12 71 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
13 67 (4.49%) Software Developer
14 64 (4.29%) Angular Developer
15 59 (3.96%) Software Engineer
16 52 (3.49%) HTML CSS Developer
16 52 (3.49%) Python Developer
17 51 (3.42%) Junior
18 49 (3.29%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 644 (43.19%) HTML
2 629 (42.19%) CSS
3 450 (30.18%) AngularJS
4 386 (25.89%) HTML5
5 361 (24.21%) jQuery
6 300 (20.12%) .NET
7 294 (19.72%) Node.js
8 291 (19.52%) CSS3
9 191 (12.81%) Sass
10 185 (12.41%) React
11 179 (12.01%) ASP.NET
12 160 (10.73%) Web Services
13 150 (10.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 148 (9.93%) REST
15 142 (9.52%) Backbone.js
16 133 (8.92%) XML
17 119 (7.98%) RESTful
18 112 (7.51%) JSON
19 109 (7.31%) LESS
20 97 (6.51%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 236 (15.83%) User Experience
2 221 (14.82%) Computer Science
3 123 (8.25%) Mobile App
4 110 (7.38%) Blog
5 54 (3.62%) Mathematics
6 48 (3.22%) Fintech
7 45 (3.02%) iPad
8 44 (2.95%) Artificial Intelligence
9 40 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
10 37 (2.48%) iPhone
11 36 (2.41%) Visualisation
12 35 (2.35%) Algorithms
13 29 (1.95%) Virtual Team
14 28 (1.88%) Social Network
15 25 (1.68%) Data Centre
16 24 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
17 23 (1.54%) Data Structures
17 23 (1.54%) Smartphone
18 22 (1.48%) e-Learning
19 21 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 340 (22.80%) Linux
2 163 (10.93%) Unix
3 125 (8.38%) Apple iOS
4 114 (7.65%) Android
5 107 (7.18%) Windows
6 42 (2.82%) Ubuntu
7 41 (2.75%) Windows Server
8 35 (2.35%) CentOS
9 27 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (0.87%) Solaris
11 6 (0.40%) Mac OS X
11 6 (0.40%) Mesosphere
11 6 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.34%) CoreOS
13 4 (0.27%) Debian
13 4 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
14 3 (0.20%) VMS
15 2 (0.13%) Oracle Linux
15 2 (0.13%) Windows Phone
16 1 (0.067%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 825 (55.33%) Agile Software Development
2 495 (33.20%) TDD
3 374 (25.08%) Scrum
4 313 (20.99%) Continuous Integration
5 310 (20.79%) DevOps
6 275 (18.44%) Open Source
7 274 (18.38%) Web Development
8 269 (18.04%) Software Engineering
9 265 (17.77%) MVC
10 248 (16.63%) OO
11 247 (16.57%) BDD
12 245 (16.43%) Front End Development
13 183 (12.27%) E-Commerce
14 122 (8.18%) Unit Testing
15 111 (7.44%) SOA
16 109 (7.31%) OOP
17 101 (6.77%) Kanban
18 97 (6.51%) Test Automation
19 94 (6.30%) Mobile Development
20 87 (5.84%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 875 (58.69%) JavaScript
2 474 (31.79%) Java
3 316 (21.19%) C#
3 316 (21.19%) SQL
4 306 (20.52%) PHP
5 289 (19.38%) Python
6 180 (12.07%) Ruby
7 114 (7.65%) C++
8 70 (4.69%) PowerShell
9 59 (3.96%) Objective-C
10 58 (3.89%) ES6
11 49 (3.29%) Bash Shell
12 40 (2.68%) Shell Script
13 39 (2.62%) Scala
14 37 (2.48%) Apple Swift
15 34 (2.28%) Perl
16 33 (2.21%) CoffeeScript
17 28 (1.88%) C
18 25 (1.68%) T-SQL
19 21 (1.41%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 256 (17.17%) Degree
2 29 (1.95%) PhD
3 23 (1.54%) SC Cleared
3 23 (1.54%) Security Cleared
4 14 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (0.54%) MCSA
6 7 (0.47%) DV Cleared
7 6 (0.40%) MCP
8 5 (0.34%) AWS Certification
8 5 (0.34%) Sun Certification
9 3 (0.20%) CISSP
9 3 (0.20%) ISSAP
9 3 (0.20%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.20%) PMP
10 2 (0.13%) MCSE
11 1 (0.067%) ISEB
11 1 (0.067%) MCAD
11 1 (0.067%) MCSD
11 1 (0.067%) MCTS
11 1 (0.067%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (6.57%) QA
2 8 (0.54%) WCAG
3 7 (0.47%) SDET
4 3 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.13%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.067%) WAI
System Software
1 175 (11.74%) Docker
2 36 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (1.88%) Active Directory
4 16 (1.07%) Apache Flume
5 13 (0.87%) Virtual Machines
5 13 (0.87%) VirtualBox
6 12 (0.80%) KVM
7 11 (0.74%) Varnish
8 6 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
9 5 (0.34%) HDFS
9 5 (0.34%) Hyper-V
9 5 (0.34%) Xen
10 4 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 4 (0.27%) Samba
11 3 (0.20%) vSphere
12 2 (0.13%) Slurm Workload Manager
12 2 (0.13%) XenApp
13 1 (0.067%) etcd
13 1 (0.067%) iptables
13 1 (0.067%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 242 (16.23%) Puppet
2 157 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
3 120 (8.05%) Ansible
4 38 (2.55%) Nagios
5 27 (1.81%) Kubernetes
6 19 (1.27%) Salt
7 18 (1.21%) Mesos
8 17 (1.14%) Packer
9 14 (0.94%) Graphite
9 14 (0.94%) Terraform
10 11 (0.74%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 11 (0.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 10 (0.67%) Cacti
12 9 (0.60%) cPanel
13 7 (0.47%) CFEngine
13 7 (0.47%) HAProxy
14 6 (0.40%) Consul
14 6 (0.40%) Grafana
14 6 (0.40%) ZABBIX
15 5 (0.34%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 115 (7.71%) Google
2 109 (7.31%) Microsoft
3 67 (4.49%) IBM
3 67 (4.49%) Oracle
4 60 (4.02%) Zend
5 56 (3.76%) MuleSoft
6 53 (3.55%) Cloudera
6 53 (3.55%) Hortonworks
7 43 (2.88%) VMware
8 41 (2.75%) Adobe
9 33 (2.21%) Twitter
10 30 (2.01%) Greenplum
10 30 (2.01%) Talend
11 26 (1.74%) New Relic
12 24 (1.61%) Informatica
13 22 (1.48%) Rackspace
14 20 (1.34%) Atlassian
15 19 (1.27%) Apple
16 18 (1.21%) Sitecore
17 15 (1.01%) Sonatype
Bristol, Avon
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Gainsborough, Lincolnshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £50000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Extensive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer People
Posted: 6 hours ago
South East London
Intelletec
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £42500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
PCR
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Kalpa Resource
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Talent Spa
Salary: £20k, rise after successful probation period
Posted: Yesterday
London
PCR
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
PCR
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dundee, Angus
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + Good Career Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Zebra People
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + bonuses, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago