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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GitHub
Rank 569 651 646
Rank change year-on-year
+82 -5
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 361 302 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.25% 0.21%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.06% 4.13% 4.71%
Number of salaries quoted 273 215 204
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £71,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%

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
8897 7308 4925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.15% 6.10% 4.50%
Number of salaries quoted 7177 5909 4220
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 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 2 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 +90 337 £50,000 -2.43% 49
London +73 238 £55,000 - 34
South East -11 37 £35,000 -22.22% 4
City of London +35 25 £65,000 +30.00% 10
East Sussex +39 18 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Brighton +32 18 £35,000 -22.22% 1
East Midlands +5 17 £30,000 - 2
North West +8 16 £40,500 -10.00% 2
South Wales +14 15 £39,000 +30.00% 1
Wales +6 15 £39,000 +30.00% 1
Berkshire +5 13 £60,000 -14.28% 1
West Midlands -1 13 £44,000 +3.52% 3
Warwickshire -10 13 £44,000 +3.52% 2
Reading - 10 £60,000 - 1
Cardiff 0 9 £40,500 +35.00% 1
East of England +11 8 £37,500 -37.50% 2
Warwick -4 8 £44,000 +3.52% 1
Leicestershire - 8 £30,000 - 1
South West - 8 £52,500 -
Manchester +14 7 £35,000 - 2
Leicester - 7 £30,000 -
Cheshire - 7 £37,500 -
Derbyshire - 5 £35,000 - 1
Stratford-upon-Avon - 5 £45,000 - 1
Newport - 5 - -
Surrey +8 4 £30,000 +27.65% 1
Nottingham -12 4 £37,500 -
Nottinghamshire -21 4 £37,500 -
Wiltshire - 4 £50,000 -
Ealing - 4 £52,500 -

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 452 (64.66%) JavaScript
2 356 (50.93%) Agile Software Development
3 326 (46.64%) HTML
4 293 (41.92%) Git (software)
5 274 (39.20%) CSS
6 212 (30.33%) TDD
7 193 (27.61%) AngularJS
8 189 (27.04%) HTML5
9 182 (26.04%) C#
10 175 (25.04%) jQuery
11 174 (24.89%) DevOps
12 165 (23.61%) .NET
13 158 (22.60%) SQL Server
14 153 (21.89%) MVC
15 152 (21.75%) Open Source
16 151 (21.60%) Java
17 148 (21.17%) Python
18 147 (21.03%) SQL
19 135 (19.31%) Amazon AWS
20 133 (19.03%) OO
20 133 (19.03%) Node.js
21 128 (18.31%) CSS3
21 128 (18.31%) Degree
22 127 (18.17%) Ruby
23 116 (16.60%) BDD
24 115 (16.45%) Sass
25 112 (16.02%) PHP
26 110 (15.74%) Linux
27 108 (15.45%) ASP.NET
27 108 (15.45%) MongoDB

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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
1 133 (19.03%) Node.js
2 58 (8.30%) nginx
3 49 (7.01%) Apache Solr
4 42 (6.01%) IIS
5 34 (4.86%) CMS
6 31 (4.43%) Apache
7 28 (4.01%) Tomcat
8 24 (3.43%) Drupal
9 22 (3.15%) Umbraco
10 15 (2.15%) WordPress
10 15 (2.15%) Moodle
10 15 (2.15%) Elasticsearch
11 14 (2.00%) Sitecore CMS
12 11 (1.57%) JBoss
13 8 (1.14%) Mule
14 7 (1.00%) SharePoint
14 7 (1.00%) Kentico
15 6 (0.86%) Mule ESB
15 6 (0.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 6 (0.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 34 (4.86%) Photoshop
2 26 (3.72%) MS Excel
3 16 (2.29%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (1.29%) InDesign
4 9 (1.29%) Adobe After Effects
5 3 (0.43%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (0.29%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 15 (2.15%) Sophis RISQUE
2 10 (1.43%) Magento
3 6 (0.86%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.29%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 135 (19.31%) Amazon AWS
2 61 (8.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (4.86%) SaaS
4 31 (4.43%) Amazon EC2
4 31 (4.43%) Amazon S3
5 12 (1.72%) Heroku
5 12 (1.72%) Amazon EMR
6 11 (1.57%) PaaS
6 11 (1.57%) Amazon Glacier
7 10 (1.43%) AWS OpsWorks
7 10 (1.43%) Trello
8 9 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (1.14%) Amazon SQS
9 8 (1.14%) CodePlex
10 6 (0.86%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 5 (0.72%) Sage Pay
12 4 (0.57%) Google Analytics
12 4 (0.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 4 (0.57%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (0.57%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 38 (5.44%) HTTP
2 15 (2.15%) LDAP
3 11 (1.57%) SSH
4 9 (1.29%) SAN
4 9 (1.29%) NAS
4 9 (1.29%) VoIP
5 5 (0.72%) Internet
6 4 (0.57%) Firewall
7 3 (0.43%) MPLS
7 3 (0.43%) SMTP
7 3 (0.43%) DNS
7 3 (0.43%) HTTPS
7 3 (0.43%) SSL
8 2 (0.29%) SMS
9 1 (0.14%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.14%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.14%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (22.60%) SQL Server
2 108 (15.45%) MongoDB
3 105 (15.02%) MySQL
4 54 (7.73%) Big Data
5 48 (6.87%) NoSQL
5 48 (6.87%) PostgreSQL
6 40 (5.72%) Redis
7 31 (4.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 29 (4.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 24 (3.43%) Relational Database
10 19 (2.72%) Amazon RDS
11 18 (2.58%) Apache Cassandra
12 17 (2.43%) RavenDB
13 12 (1.72%) Neo4j
13 12 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 12 (1.72%) Hadoop
14 11 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
14 11 (1.57%) Amazon Redshift
15 10 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
16 8 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 293 (41.92%) Git (software)
2 101 (14.45%) JIRA
3 90 (12.88%) Jasmine
4 87 (12.45%) Selenium
5 79 (11.30%) Jenkins
6 73 (10.44%) TeamCity
7 68 (9.73%) Subversion
8 49 (7.01%) NUnit
9 35 (5.01%) Maven
10 34 (4.86%) Cucumber
11 32 (4.58%) Bitbucket
12 29 (4.15%) Octopus Deploy
13 28 (4.01%) Eclipse
14 26 (3.72%) Rhino Mocks
14 26 (3.72%) PhantomJS
15 25 (3.58%) Hudson
16 24 (3.43%) Grunt
17 20 (2.86%) Visual Studio
18 18 (2.58%) JMeter
18 18 (2.58%) WebDriver
General
1 80 (11.44%) Finance
2 57 (8.15%) Publishing
3 53 (7.58%) Marketing
4 38 (5.44%) Games
5 37 (5.29%) Automotive
6 23 (3.29%) Advertising
7 15 (2.15%) Banking
7 15 (2.15%) Retail
8 13 (1.86%) Back Office
9 11 (1.57%) Legal
9 11 (1.57%) Spanish Language
10 9 (1.29%) Telecoms
11 8 (1.14%) Law
12 5 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.72%) French Language
12 5 (0.72%) German Language
12 5 (0.72%) Italian Language
13 4 (0.57%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.43%) Music Industry
15 1 (0.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 524 (74.96%) Developer
2 126 (18.03%) Senior Developer
3 81 (11.59%) Front-End Developer
4 79 (11.30%) .NET Developer
5 71 (10.16%) C# Developer
6 63 (9.01%) Web Developer
7 56 (8.01%) PHP Developer
8 51 (7.30%) Python Developer
9 40 (5.72%) Senior .NET Developer
10 37 (5.29%) Java Developer
11 35 (5.01%) Software Engineer
11 35 (5.01%) C# .NET Developer
12 34 (4.86%) Junior
13 33 (4.72%) Junior Developer
14 31 (4.43%) DevOps Engineer
15 29 (4.15%) Software Developer
16 20 (2.86%) ASP.NET Developer
16 20 (2.86%) Django Developer
16 20 (2.86%) JavaScript Developer
16 20 (2.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 326 (46.64%) HTML
2 274 (39.20%) CSS
3 193 (27.61%) AngularJS
4 189 (27.04%) HTML5
5 175 (25.04%) jQuery
6 165 (23.61%) .NET
7 128 (18.31%) CSS3
8 115 (16.45%) Sass
9 108 (15.45%) ASP.NET
10 92 (13.16%) Web Services
11 87 (12.45%) REST
12 76 (10.87%) RESTful
13 73 (10.44%) LESS
14 71 (10.16%) ASP.NET MVC
15 60 (8.58%) RabbitMQ
16 53 (7.58%) Django
17 46 (6.58%) Backbone.js
17 46 (6.58%) XML
18 45 (6.44%) SOAP
19 43 (6.15%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 86 (12.30%) User Experience
2 61 (8.73%) Computer Science
3 42 (6.01%) Mobile App
4 35 (5.01%) Blackberry
4 35 (5.01%) BBC
5 33 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
6 27 (3.86%) Blog
7 23 (3.29%) E-Learning
8 16 (2.29%) Social Media
9 15 (2.15%) Data Structures
10 10 (1.43%) W3C
11 9 (1.29%) Algorithms
12 8 (1.14%) Replication
13 7 (1.00%) Digital Media
13 7 (1.00%) iPhone
13 7 (1.00%) Statistics
13 7 (1.00%) Mathematics
14 6 (0.86%) Social Network
15 5 (0.72%) GIS
15 5 (0.72%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 110 (15.74%) Linux
2 75 (10.73%) Windows
3 50 (7.15%) UNIX
4 36 (5.15%) Apple iOS
5 34 (4.86%) Android
6 31 (4.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 27 (3.86%) Debian
8 18 (2.58%) CentOS
9 10 (1.43%) Ubuntu
9 10 (1.43%) Solaris
10 9 (1.29%) Fedora
11 2 (0.29%) Scientific Linux
12 1 (0.14%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.14%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 356 (50.93%) Agile Software Development
2 212 (30.33%) TDD
3 174 (24.89%) DevOps
4 153 (21.89%) MVC
5 152 (21.75%) Open Source
6 133 (19.03%) OO
7 116 (16.60%) BDD
8 88 (12.59%) Scrum
9 83 (11.87%) Software Engineering
10 82 (11.73%) E-Commerce
11 80 (11.44%) Web Development
12 73 (10.44%) Continuous Integration
12 73 (10.44%) Responsive Web Design
13 61 (8.73%) Continuous Delivery
14 60 (8.58%) Content Management
15 56 (8.01%) Unit Testing
15 56 (8.01%) Continuous Improvement
16 48 (6.87%) Refactoring
17 47 (6.72%) Pair Programming
18 44 (6.29%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 452 (64.66%) JavaScript
2 182 (26.04%) C#
3 151 (21.60%) Java
4 148 (21.17%) Python
5 147 (21.03%) SQL
6 127 (18.17%) Ruby
7 112 (16.02%) PHP
8 35 (5.01%) T-SQL
8 35 (5.01%) Bash Shell
9 33 (4.72%) PowerShell
10 26 (3.72%) Perl
11 23 (3.29%) C++
11 23 (3.29%) Objective-C
11 23 (3.29%) PHP5
12 22 (3.15%) Scala
13 16 (2.29%) Groovy
14 12 (1.72%) Korn
15 11 (1.57%) VB.NET
15 11 (1.57%) Shell Script
16 7 (1.00%) C
Qualifications
1 128 (18.31%) Degree
2 7 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (1.00%) Sun Certification
3 3 (0.43%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.29%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (7.15%) QA
2 9 (1.29%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.72%) WCAG
3 5 (0.72%) WAI
System Software
1 19 (2.72%) Varnish
2 17 (2.43%) Xen
3 16 (2.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (1.72%) Hyper-V
4 12 (1.72%) Docker
5 9 (1.29%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (1.29%) Active Directory
6 6 (0.86%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 4 (0.57%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.29%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.29%) QEMU
8 2 (0.29%) KVM
9 1 (0.14%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.14%) HDFS
9 1 (0.14%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 87 (12.45%) Opscode Chef
2 82 (11.73%) Puppet
3 28 (4.01%) Nagios
4 24 (3.43%) Vagrant
5 23 (3.29%) Pingdom
6 10 (1.43%) Graphite
6 10 (1.43%) Ansible
7 9 (1.29%) StatsD
8 7 (1.00%) Capistrano
8 7 (1.00%) HAProxy
9 2 (0.29%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 2 (0.29%) logstash
9 2 (0.29%) CloudHub
10 1 (0.14%) Rundeck
10 1 (0.14%) Kibana
10 1 (0.14%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 1 (0.14%) Oozie
Vendors
1 56 (8.01%) Microsoft
2 43 (6.15%) Google
3 22 (3.15%) Twitter
4 21 (3.00%) VMware
5 18 (2.58%) Adobe
5 18 (2.58%) Facebook
6 17 (2.43%) Red Hat
7 16 (2.29%) Oracle
8 14 (2.00%) Sitecore
9 13 (1.86%) EPiServer
9 13 (1.86%) Riverbed
9 13 (1.86%) Salesforce.com
10 12 (1.72%) SolarWinds
11 9 (1.29%) Cisco
11 9 (1.29%) Zend
12 8 (1.14%) Apple
13 6 (0.86%) HP
13 6 (0.86%) Coverity
14 5 (0.72%) PayPal
14 5 (0.72%) CODA
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