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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GitHub
Rank 578 560 681
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +121
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 348 374 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.33% 0.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.89% 5.25% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 279 189 170
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,900 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -

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
8946 7119 4960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.20% 6.24% 4.70%
Number of salaries quoted 7347 5573 4244
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 £75,000
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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -18 326 £50,000 - 46
London -28 189 £55,000 +4.76% 24
South East -3 63 £37,500 -28.57% 8
East Sussex +48 33 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Brighton +46 33 £35,000 -22.22% 2
City of London +29 28 £72,500 +45.00% 7
West Midlands +13 27 £45,000 +2.27% 5
Warwickshire +12 24 £45,000 +2.27% 5
East Midlands +9 16 £33,750 -20.58% 4
Warwick +1 13 £45,000 +2.27% 3
Berkshire +22 12 £52,500 +31.25% 1
North West -7 11 £40,250 +91.66% 3
Wales +6 10 £37,500 +15.38%
South Wales +4 10 £37,500 +15.38%
Stratford-upon-Avon - 10 £45,000 -
Reading +13 8 £47,500 +39.70% 1
Manchester -1 8 £38,750 +84.52% 1
Derbyshire - 8 £32,000 -
South West -25 7 £39,250 -4.84% 1
Scotland +10 6 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Surrey 0 6 £30,000 -47.82%
Newport - 6 £34,625 -
Guildford - 6 £30,000 -
Leicestershire +18 5 £30,000 -29.41% 2
Yorkshire +13 5 £40,000 -
Leicester +10 5 £30,000 -29.41% 1
East of England -9 5 £37,000 -35.65% 1
Uxbridge - 5 £45,000 -
Edinburgh 0 4 £22,500 -50.00%
Hampshire 0 4 £37,500 +19.04%

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 438 (62.57%) JavaScript
2 367 (52.43%) Agile Software Development
3 337 (48.14%) HTML
4 317 (45.29%) Git (software)
5 282 (40.29%) CSS
6 218 (31.14%) C#
7 216 (30.86%) TDD
8 210 (30.00%) AngularJS
9 204 (29.14%) .NET
10 189 (27.00%) HTML5
11 181 (25.86%) SQL Server
12 180 (25.71%) jQuery
13 173 (24.71%) Node.js
14 171 (24.43%) SQL
14 171 (24.43%) MVC
15 157 (22.43%) DevOps
16 147 (21.00%) OO
16 147 (21.00%) Python
17 146 (20.86%) ASP.NET
18 144 (20.57%) Java
19 138 (19.71%) Degree
20 129 (18.43%) MongoDB
21 128 (18.29%) Sass
22 127 (18.14%) Ruby
23 126 (18.00%) Software Engineering
24 125 (17.86%) BDD
25 122 (17.43%) Open Source
26 121 (17.29%) JIRA
27 116 (16.57%) PHP
28 115 (16.43%) CSS3

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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
1 173 (24.71%) Node.js
2 86 (12.29%) nginx
3 54 (7.71%) Apache Solr
4 52 (7.43%) Apache
5 35 (5.00%) IIS
5 35 (5.00%) CMS
6 27 (3.86%) Drupal
7 24 (3.43%) Tomcat
8 20 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
9 18 (2.57%) Umbraco
10 16 (2.29%) Moodle
11 15 (2.14%) Jetty
12 12 (1.71%) WordPress
13 10 (1.43%) Mule
13 10 (1.43%) Confluence
14 9 (1.29%) Sitecore CMS
15 8 (1.14%) Mule ESB
16 7 (1.00%) Kentico
17 6 (0.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 6 (0.86%) WebLogic
Applications
1 36 (5.14%) MS Excel
2 22 (3.14%) Photoshop
3 9 (1.29%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (0.86%) MS Office
5 3 (0.43%) InDesign
5 3 (0.43%) Adobe After Effects
6 2 (0.29%) SPSS
6 2 (0.29%) Stata
6 2 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 8 (1.14%) Sophis RISQUE
1 8 (1.14%) Magento
2 6 (0.86%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.14%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 114 (16.29%) Amazon AWS
2 74 (10.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 38 (5.43%) SaaS
4 15 (2.14%) Trello
5 11 (1.57%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (1.43%) Heroku
7 9 (1.29%) Amazon S3
8 7 (1.00%) PaaS
9 6 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (0.86%) Basecamp
10 5 (0.71%) Google Analytics
11 4 (0.57%) CodePlex
11 4 (0.57%) Amazon SQS
12 3 (0.43%) Google App Engine
12 3 (0.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 3 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
12 3 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
13 2 (0.29%) Amazon Glacier
13 2 (0.29%) Amazon EMR
14 1 (0.14%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.86%) HTTP
2 16 (2.29%) LDAP
3 15 (2.14%) Internet
4 6 (0.86%) SAN
4 6 (0.86%) NAS
4 6 (0.86%) VoIP
4 6 (0.86%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.57%) MVNO
5 4 (0.57%) Intranet
6 3 (0.43%) DNS
6 3 (0.43%) HTTPS
6 3 (0.43%) SSL
6 3 (0.43%) SMTP
7 2 (0.29%) SMS
7 2 (0.29%) X.509
7 2 (0.29%) SSH
7 2 (0.29%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.14%) Skype
8 1 (0.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 181 (25.86%) SQL Server
2 129 (18.43%) MongoDB
3 108 (15.43%) MySQL
4 69 (9.86%) NoSQL
5 59 (8.43%) Redis
5 59 (8.43%) PostgreSQL
6 52 (7.43%) Big Data
7 46 (6.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 34 (4.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 32 (4.57%) Riak
10 24 (3.43%) RavenDB
11 21 (3.00%) Relational Database
11 21 (3.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 18 (2.57%) Data Warehouse
12 18 (2.57%) Neo4j
13 13 (1.86%) SQL Server 2008
14 12 (1.71%) Apache Cassandra
14 12 (1.71%) Hadoop
15 10 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
16 7 (1.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 317 (45.29%) Git (software)
2 121 (17.29%) JIRA
3 88 (12.57%) Jenkins
4 84 (12.00%) TeamCity
5 77 (11.00%) Selenium
6 72 (10.29%) Jasmine
7 58 (8.29%) NUnit
8 48 (6.86%) Grunt
9 45 (6.43%) Subversion
10 36 (5.14%) gulp
11 34 (4.86%) Maven
12 33 (4.71%) Cucumber
13 32 (4.57%) Bitbucket
14 27 (3.86%) Hudson
14 27 (3.86%) Octopus Deploy
14 27 (3.86%) Rhino Mocks
15 26 (3.71%) PhantomJS
16 24 (3.43%) WebDriver
16 24 (3.43%) Eclipse
17 19 (2.71%) Ant
General
1 89 (12.71%) Finance
2 57 (8.14%) Publishing
3 43 (6.14%) Games
4 42 (6.00%) Marketing
5 37 (5.29%) Automotive
6 21 (3.00%) Retail
7 20 (2.86%) Advertising
8 19 (2.71%) Back Office
9 15 (2.14%) Banking
10 13 (1.86%) Legal
11 10 (1.43%) Telecoms
12 6 (0.86%) Law
12 6 (0.86%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.86%) Spanish Language
13 3 (0.43%) Music Industry
13 3 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.14%) Electronics
14 1 (0.14%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.14%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 502 (71.71%) Developer
2 122 (17.43%) Senior Developer
3 88 (12.57%) .NET Developer
4 85 (12.14%) Front-End Developer
5 83 (11.86%) C# Developer
6 65 (9.29%) Software Engineer
7 52 (7.43%) PHP Developer
8 51 (7.29%) Software Developer
9 50 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
10 48 (6.86%) Python Developer
11 45 (6.43%) C# .NET Developer
12 41 (5.86%) Java Developer
13 38 (5.43%) Web Developer
14 33 (4.71%) ASP.NET Developer
15 30 (4.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 28 (4.00%) Senior C# Developer
17 27 (3.86%) Web Engineer
18 26 (3.71%) Django Developer
19 25 (3.57%) Python/Django Developer
19 25 (3.57%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 337 (48.14%) HTML
2 282 (40.29%) CSS
3 210 (30.00%) AngularJS
4 204 (29.14%) .NET
5 189 (27.00%) HTML5
6 180 (25.71%) jQuery
7 146 (20.86%) ASP.NET
8 128 (18.29%) Sass
9 115 (16.43%) CSS3
10 94 (13.43%) REST
10 94 (13.43%) ASP.NET MVC
11 89 (12.71%) LESS
12 80 (11.43%) Backbone.js
13 72 (10.29%) RabbitMQ
14 66 (9.43%) Web Services
15 58 (8.29%) Spring
16 46 (6.57%) RESTful
17 45 (6.43%) XML
18 40 (5.71%) JSON
19 39 (5.57%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 101 (14.43%) Computer Science
2 89 (12.71%) User Experience
3 40 (5.71%) Mobile App
4 38 (5.43%) Blog
5 35 (5.00%) Blackberry
5 35 (5.00%) BBC
6 33 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
7 24 (3.43%) E-Learning
8 23 (3.29%) Data Structures
9 16 (2.29%) Algorithms
10 12 (1.71%) Replication
10 12 (1.71%) Mathematics
11 10 (1.43%) Social Network
12 8 (1.14%) Visualisation
12 8 (1.14%) Social Media
12 8 (1.14%) Digital Media
13 7 (1.00%) Statistics
14 6 (0.86%) W3C
14 6 (0.86%) iPhone
14 6 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 91 (13.00%) Linux
2 83 (11.86%) Windows
3 45 (6.43%) UNIX
4 36 (5.14%) Android
5 34 (4.86%) Apple iOS
6 27 (3.86%) Debian
7 20 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (1.71%) Ubuntu
9 11 (1.57%) Fedora
10 9 (1.29%) Solaris
11 8 (1.14%) CentOS
12 1 (0.14%) Scientific Linux
12 1 (0.14%) AIX
12 1 (0.14%) VMS
12 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 367 (52.43%) Agile Software Development
2 216 (30.86%) TDD
3 171 (24.43%) MVC
4 157 (22.43%) DevOps
5 147 (21.00%) OO
6 126 (18.00%) Software Engineering
7 125 (17.86%) BDD
8 122 (17.43%) Open Source
9 98 (14.00%) Continuous Integration
10 97 (13.86%) Scrum
11 88 (12.57%) Web Development
12 86 (12.29%) E-Commerce
13 78 (11.14%) Responsive Web Design
14 64 (9.14%) Continuous Delivery
15 61 (8.71%) Analytics
16 60 (8.57%) Unit Testing
17 56 (8.00%) Content Management
18 53 (7.57%) Pair Programming
19 51 (7.29%) Mentoring
20 49 (7.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 438 (62.57%) JavaScript
2 218 (31.14%) C#
3 171 (24.43%) SQL
4 147 (21.00%) Python
5 144 (20.57%) Java
6 127 (18.14%) Ruby
7 116 (16.57%) PHP
8 43 (6.14%) T-SQL
9 33 (4.71%) Perl
10 30 (4.29%) Shell Script
11 29 (4.14%) C++
12 27 (3.86%) PowerShell
13 22 (3.14%) Scala
13 22 (3.14%) Bash Shell
14 17 (2.43%) Objective-C
15 12 (1.71%) PHP5
15 12 (1.71%) VB.NET
16 11 (1.57%) Korn
17 10 (1.43%) C
18 9 (1.29%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 138 (19.71%) Degree
2 9 (1.29%) Sun Certification
3 7 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.43%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (6.43%) QA
2 6 (0.86%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.43%) WCAG
3 3 (0.43%) WAI
4 2 (0.29%) SNOMED CT
5 1 (0.14%) COBIT
5 1 (0.14%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (6.00%) Varnish
2 21 (3.00%) Docker
3 13 (1.86%) Xen
4 7 (1.00%) VirtualBox
5 6 (0.86%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 6 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (0.86%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (0.86%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.14%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.14%) XenServer
6 1 (0.14%) QEMU
6 1 (0.14%) KVM
6 1 (0.14%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 70 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 69 (9.86%) Puppet
3 29 (4.14%) Pingdom
4 26 (3.71%) Vagrant
5 23 (3.29%) Nagios
6 14 (2.00%) Ansible
7 9 (1.29%) Capistrano
8 8 (1.14%) Graphite
9 6 (0.86%) StatsD
10 5 (0.71%) logstash
11 4 (0.57%) HAProxy
12 3 (0.43%) yum
13 2 (0.29%) Business Desktop Deployment
13 2 (0.29%) CloudHub
14 1 (0.14%) Rundeck
14 1 (0.14%) Kibana
14 1 (0.14%) Oozie
Vendors
1 52 (7.43%) Microsoft
2 36 (5.14%) Google
3 27 (3.86%) Oracle
4 23 (3.29%) Twitter
5 17 (2.43%) Red Hat
6 16 (2.29%) Facebook
6 16 (2.29%) Coverity
7 15 (2.14%) Adobe
8 13 (1.86%) Salesforce.com
9 11 (1.57%) SolarWinds
10 10 (1.43%) EPiServer
11 9 (1.29%) Sitecore
11 9 (1.29%) Apple
11 9 (1.29%) Zend
12 7 (1.00%) VMware
13 6 (0.86%) Splunk
13 6 (0.86%) Riverbed
13 6 (0.86%) Rackspace
13 6 (0.86%) MuleSoft
13 6 (0.86%) Cisco
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