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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GitHub
Rank 575 634 662
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +28
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 342 306 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.26% 0.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.80% 4.27% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 260 185 196
Average salary £47,750 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £74,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +7.95%

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
8994 7158 5055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.21% 6.12% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 7264 5714 4319
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,684
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%

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 31 July 2015 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 31 July 2015. 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 +47 321 £50,000 - 48
London +34 206 £55,000 +10.00% 26
South East -5 45 £35,000 -41.66% 9
City of London +15 28 £73,750 +47.50% 5
East Sussex +42 21 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Brighton +40 21 £35,000 -22.22% 1
East Midlands +7 19 £30,000 - 2
North West +6 17 £38,750 -13.88% 3
West Midlands -1 17 £44,000 +3.52% 2
Warwickshire -6 16 £44,500 +4.70% 1
Berkshire +14 14 £55,000 -21.42% 2
Wales +9 12 £37,500 +20.00% 1
South Wales +3 12 £37,500 +20.00% 1
Reading +17 11 £52,500 +87.50% 2
Stratford-upon-Avon - 10 £45,000 -
Manchester +9 8 £37,500 - 3
Derbyshire - 8 £32,000 -
Leicestershire - 8 £30,000 - 2
East of England +4 7 £43,500 -37.85% 1
South West -5 7 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Cheshire - 7 £37,500 -
Leicester - 7 £30,000 - 1
Surrey +16 6 £30,000 - 3
Warwick -4 6 £44,000 +1.73% 1
Cardiff -5 6 £37,500 +20.00% 1
Guildford - 6 £30,000 - 1
Newport - 5 - -
Ealing - 4 £52,500 -
Cambridgeshire +14 3 £37,000 -47.14%
Portsmouth +12 3 £37,500 -

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 415 (61.85%) JavaScript
2 347 (51.71%) Agile Software Development
3 328 (48.88%) HTML
4 312 (46.50%) Git (software)
5 275 (40.98%) CSS
6 204 (30.40%) TDD
7 185 (27.57%) HTML5
8 177 (26.38%) C#
9 174 (25.93%) AngularJS
10 171 (25.48%) .NET
11 169 (25.19%) jQuery
12 162 (24.14%) DevOps
13 161 (23.99%) SQL Server
14 153 (22.80%) MVC
15 152 (22.65%) SQL
16 145 (21.61%) Python
17 144 (21.46%) Java
18 139 (20.72%) Node.js
19 137 (20.42%) OO
20 124 (18.48%) Amazon AWS
20 124 (18.48%) Open Source
20 124 (18.48%) Degree
21 122 (18.18%) Ruby
22 120 (17.88%) CSS3
23 118 (17.59%) MongoDB
24 117 (17.44%) Sass
25 113 (16.84%) BDD
26 112 (16.69%) ASP.NET
27 107 (15.95%) PHP
28 104 (15.50%) JIRA

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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
1 139 (20.72%) Node.js
2 67 (9.99%) nginx
3 49 (7.30%) Apache Solr
4 38 (5.66%) IIS
5 34 (5.07%) Apache
6 33 (4.92%) CMS
7 26 (3.87%) Tomcat
8 23 (3.43%) Drupal
8 23 (3.43%) Umbraco
9 18 (2.68%) Elasticsearch
10 16 (2.38%) Moodle
11 14 (2.09%) Sitecore CMS
12 12 (1.79%) WordPress
12 12 (1.79%) Jetty
13 10 (1.49%) Mule
14 8 (1.19%) JBoss
14 8 (1.19%) Mule ESB
15 7 (1.04%) Kentico
16 6 (0.89%) WebLogic
16 6 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 31 (4.62%) Photoshop
2 27 (4.02%) MS Excel
3 14 (2.09%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (1.19%) InDesign
4 8 (1.19%) Adobe After Effects
5 3 (0.45%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (0.30%) MS Office
7 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (1.64%) Sophis RISQUE
2 8 (1.19%) Magento
3 6 (0.89%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.30%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 124 (18.48%) Amazon AWS
2 64 (9.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (4.77%) SaaS
4 23 (3.43%) Amazon EC2
4 23 (3.43%) Amazon S3
5 18 (2.68%) Heroku
6 13 (1.94%) PaaS
7 12 (1.79%) Amazon EMR
8 11 (1.64%) Amazon Glacier
9 10 (1.49%) Trello
10 8 (1.19%) CodePlex
11 6 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (0.75%) Amazon SQS
12 5 (0.75%) AWS OpsWorks
13 4 (0.60%) Google Analytics
13 4 (0.60%) Basecamp
14 3 (0.45%) Google App Engine
14 3 (0.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 3 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
15 2 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 33 (4.92%) HTTP
2 16 (2.38%) LDAP
3 11 (1.64%) SSH
4 10 (1.49%) Internet
5 9 (1.34%) SAN
5 9 (1.34%) NAS
5 9 (1.34%) VoIP
6 3 (0.45%) SMTP
6 3 (0.45%) DNS
6 3 (0.45%) HTTPS
6 3 (0.45%) SSL
6 3 (0.45%) Intranet
7 2 (0.30%) Wireshark
7 2 (0.30%) SMS
8 1 (0.15%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.15%) Skype
8 1 (0.15%) X.509
8 1 (0.15%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (23.99%) SQL Server
2 118 (17.59%) MongoDB
3 93 (13.86%) MySQL
4 56 (8.35%) Big Data
5 53 (7.90%) NoSQL
5 53 (7.90%) PostgreSQL
6 39 (5.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 38 (5.66%) Redis
8 31 (4.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 20 (2.98%) Relational Database
10 18 (2.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 17 (2.53%) RavenDB
12 16 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
12 16 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
13 14 (2.09%) Apache Cassandra
13 14 (2.09%) Data Warehouse
14 13 (1.94%) Hadoop
15 12 (1.79%) Riak
15 12 (1.79%) Neo4j
16 11 (1.64%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 312 (46.50%) Git (software)
2 104 (15.50%) JIRA
3 85 (12.67%) Selenium
4 80 (11.92%) Jenkins
5 78 (11.62%) Jasmine
6 67 (9.99%) TeamCity
7 55 (8.20%) Subversion
8 49 (7.30%) NUnit
9 35 (5.22%) Bitbucket
10 34 (5.07%) Maven
11 33 (4.92%) Cucumber
12 30 (4.47%) Grunt
13 27 (4.02%) Hudson
14 26 (3.87%) PhantomJS
14 26 (3.87%) Eclipse
14 26 (3.87%) Rhino Mocks
15 23 (3.43%) Octopus Deploy
16 18 (2.68%) gulp
16 18 (2.68%) WebDriver
16 18 (2.68%) JMeter
General
1 85 (12.67%) Finance
2 57 (8.49%) Publishing
3 53 (7.90%) Marketing
4 40 (5.96%) Games
5 37 (5.51%) Automotive
6 23 (3.43%) Advertising
7 19 (2.83%) Retail
8 16 (2.38%) Banking
9 15 (2.24%) Back Office
10 12 (1.79%) Legal
11 9 (1.34%) Telecoms
12 8 (1.19%) Spanish Language
13 7 (1.04%) Law
14 4 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.45%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.45%) Music Industry
16 2 (0.30%) French Language
16 2 (0.30%) German Language
16 2 (0.30%) Italian Language
17 1 (0.15%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 502 (74.81%) Developer
2 114 (16.99%) Senior Developer
3 81 (12.07%) .NET Developer
3 81 (12.07%) Front-End Developer
4 66 (9.84%) C# Developer
5 53 (7.90%) Web Developer
6 51 (7.60%) PHP Developer
7 50 (7.45%) Python Developer
8 45 (6.71%) Java Developer
9 44 (6.56%) Software Engineer
10 43 (6.41%) Senior .NET Developer
11 37 (5.51%) Software Developer
12 35 (5.22%) C# .NET Developer
13 30 (4.47%) Junior
14 29 (4.32%) Junior Developer
15 26 (3.87%) ASP.NET Developer
16 23 (3.43%) Django Developer
16 23 (3.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 22 (3.28%) DevOps Engineer
17 22 (3.28%) Python/Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 328 (48.88%) HTML
2 275 (40.98%) CSS
3 185 (27.57%) HTML5
4 174 (25.93%) AngularJS
5 171 (25.48%) .NET
6 169 (25.19%) jQuery
7 120 (17.88%) CSS3
8 117 (17.44%) Sass
9 112 (16.69%) ASP.NET
10 83 (12.37%) Web Services
11 82 (12.22%) LESS
11 82 (12.22%) REST
12 76 (11.33%) ASP.NET MVC
13 65 (9.69%) RESTful
14 64 (9.54%) RabbitMQ
15 52 (7.75%) Backbone.js
16 51 (7.60%) Django
16 51 (7.60%) Spring
17 50 (7.45%) XML
18 44 (6.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 80 (11.92%) User Experience
2 71 (10.58%) Computer Science
3 38 (5.66%) Mobile App
4 35 (5.22%) Blackberry
4 35 (5.22%) BBC
5 31 (4.62%) Blog
6 28 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
7 24 (3.58%) E-Learning
8 18 (2.68%) Data Structures
9 14 (2.09%) Social Media
10 12 (1.79%) Algorithms
11 11 (1.64%) Replication
12 8 (1.19%) W3C
12 8 (1.19%) Digital Media
13 7 (1.04%) Statistics
13 7 (1.04%) Social Network
13 7 (1.04%) Mathematics
14 6 (0.89%) iPhone
15 5 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
15 5 (0.75%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 92 (13.71%) Linux
2 73 (10.88%) Windows
3 47 (7.00%) UNIX
4 33 (4.92%) Android
4 33 (4.92%) Apple iOS
5 27 (4.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 27 (4.02%) Debian
6 14 (2.09%) CentOS
7 10 (1.49%) Ubuntu
7 10 (1.49%) Solaris
8 9 (1.34%) Fedora
9 2 (0.30%) Scientific Linux
10 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.15%) VMS
10 1 (0.15%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 347 (51.71%) Agile Software Development
2 204 (30.40%) TDD
3 162 (24.14%) DevOps
4 153 (22.80%) MVC
5 137 (20.42%) OO
6 124 (18.48%) Open Source
7 113 (16.84%) BDD
8 87 (12.97%) E-Commerce
9 86 (12.82%) Scrum
9 86 (12.82%) Software Engineering
10 77 (11.48%) Web Development
10 77 (11.48%) Responsive Web Design
11 76 (11.33%) Continuous Integration
12 64 (9.54%) Unit Testing
13 59 (8.79%) Continuous Delivery
14 58 (8.64%) Content Management
15 50 (7.45%) Analytics
16 49 (7.30%) Continuous Improvement
17 48 (7.15%) Refactoring
18 47 (7.00%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 415 (61.85%) JavaScript
2 177 (26.38%) C#
3 152 (22.65%) SQL
4 145 (21.61%) Python
5 144 (21.46%) Java
6 122 (18.18%) Ruby
7 107 (15.95%) PHP
8 40 (5.96%) T-SQL
9 33 (4.92%) Bash Shell
10 28 (4.17%) Perl
11 26 (3.87%) PowerShell
12 23 (3.43%) C++
13 20 (2.98%) Scala
13 20 (2.98%) Objective-C
14 18 (2.68%) PHP5
15 16 (2.38%) Shell Script
16 13 (1.94%) Groovy
17 12 (1.79%) Korn
17 12 (1.79%) VB.NET
18 9 (1.34%) C
Qualifications
1 124 (18.48%) Degree
2 8 (1.19%) Sun Certification
3 7 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.45%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.30%) PhD
5 2 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (6.71%) QA
2 9 (1.34%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.60%) WCAG
3 4 (0.60%) WAI
System Software
1 27 (4.02%) Varnish
2 16 (2.38%) Xen
3 12 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (1.64%) Docker
5 9 (1.34%) Hyper-V
5 9 (1.34%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (1.34%) Active Directory
6 6 (0.89%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 4 (0.60%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.30%) QEMU
8 2 (0.30%) KVM
9 1 (0.15%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.15%) HDFS
9 1 (0.15%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.15%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 76 (11.33%) Puppet
1 76 (11.33%) Opscode Chef
2 28 (4.17%) Nagios
3 25 (3.73%) Pingdom
4 22 (3.28%) Vagrant
5 11 (1.64%) Ansible
6 10 (1.49%) Graphite
7 9 (1.34%) StatsD
8 8 (1.19%) Capistrano
9 4 (0.60%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.30%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 2 (0.30%) CloudHub
10 2 (0.30%) logstash
11 1 (0.15%) Kibana
11 1 (0.15%) Rundeck
11 1 (0.15%) Oozie
Vendors
1 48 (7.15%) Microsoft
2 38 (5.66%) Google
3 22 (3.28%) Twitter
3 22 (3.28%) Oracle
4 19 (2.83%) Facebook
5 18 (2.68%) Adobe
6 17 (2.53%) VMware
7 16 (2.38%) Red Hat
8 15 (2.24%) EPiServer
9 14 (2.09%) Sitecore
10 13 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
11 12 (1.79%) SolarWinds
12 10 (1.49%) Coverity
13 9 (1.34%) Riverbed
13 9 (1.34%) Apple
13 9 (1.34%) Cisco
14 6 (0.89%) Zend
15 5 (0.75%) MuleSoft
15 5 (0.75%) CODA
16 4 (0.60%) SAP
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Benifits
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
ISL
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Talent International - Configit
Salary: bonus, Pension, free lunches
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: c35-45k+Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Red Sofa London
Salary: £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + dependent on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + exceptional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, Sussex
Riot Games EU
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago