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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GitHub
Rank 583 629 698
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +69
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 325 322 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.27% 0.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.72% 4.87% 4.45%
Number of salaries quoted 272 264 195
Average salary £46,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.38% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,800 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +7.50%

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
8728 6612 4651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.89% 5.51% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 7006 5457 3939
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -8 289 £47,500 -13.63% 58
London +18 200 £50,000 -9.09% 37
South East -10 38 £45,000 - 5
East of England +24 13 £35,000 -39.13% 4
City of London -1 12 £55,000 +4.76% 8
Warwickshire -6 12 £36,250 -14.70% 1
West Midlands -23 12 £36,250 -14.70% 1
North West +24 11 £35,000 +16.66% 8
Wales 0 11 £37,500 +11.94% 3
Cardiff +4 10 £39,000 +30.00% 2
Oxfordshire -3 10 £82,500 +65.00% 1
South Wales -5 10 £39,000 +16.41% 2
Manchester +15 9 £30,000 - 6
Berkshire -17 9 £62,500 -
Scotland +25 8 £40,000 +8.41%
Oxford -7 8 £82,500 +106.25%
Hammersmith - 8 £62,500 -
Yorkshire - 8 £31,500 - 1
Brighton -3 7 £35,000 -22.22% 2
East Sussex -15 7 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Stratford-upon-Avon - 7 £32,500 -
Glasgow - 7 £40,000 -
Warwick 0 5 £44,000 -2.76% 1
Middlesex - 5 £37,000 -
Norfolk - 5 £35,000 - 1
Norwich - 5 £35,000 - 1
Altrincham - 5 £30,000 -
Surrey +11 4 £45,000 +91.48% 1
South Yorkshire - 4 £32,500 - 1
South West - 4 £51,250 - 2

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 458 (70.14%) JavaScript
2 341 (52.22%) Agile Software Development
3 334 (51.15%) HTML
4 292 (44.72%) CSS
5 286 (43.80%) Git (software)
6 202 (30.93%) AngularJS
7 199 (30.47%) HTML5
8 180 (27.57%) Open Source
9 175 (26.80%) jQuery
10 172 (26.34%) Java
10 172 (26.34%) TDD
11 163 (24.96%) C#
12 149 (22.82%) CSS3
13 148 (22.66%) SQL
14 145 (22.21%) MVC
15 143 (21.90%) .NET
16 138 (21.13%) DevOps
17 132 (20.21%) Ruby
18 129 (19.75%) Degree
19 127 (19.45%) SQL Server
20 125 (19.14%) Linux
21 124 (18.99%) Amazon AWS
22 121 (18.53%) MySQL
23 120 (18.38%) Subversion
23 120 (18.38%) Jasmine
24 116 (17.76%) Python
25 111 (17.00%) Node.js
26 108 (16.54%) PHP
27 105 (16.08%) OO
28 98 (15.01%) ASP.NET

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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
1 111 (17.00%) Node.js
2 47 (7.20%) nginx
3 45 (6.89%) IIS
4 29 (4.44%) Drupal
4 29 (4.44%) Apache Solr
5 27 (4.13%) Apache
6 26 (3.98%) Tomcat
7 22 (3.37%) CMS
8 18 (2.76%) WordPress
9 11 (1.68%) JBoss
10 9 (1.38%) WebLogic
10 9 (1.38%) Sitecore CMS
10 9 (1.38%) GlassFish
10 9 (1.38%) Umbraco
10 9 (1.38%) OpenStack
10 9 (1.38%) Elasticsearch
11 8 (1.23%) Moodle
12 3 (0.46%) Apache Pig
12 3 (0.46%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.31%) Mule
Applications
1 27 (4.13%) Photoshop
2 25 (3.83%) MS Excel
3 19 (2.91%) Adobe Illustrator
4 10 (1.53%) AutoCAD
5 6 (0.92%) InDesign
5 6 (0.92%) Adobe After Effects
6 3 (0.46%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 21 (3.22%) Sophis RISQUE
2 7 (1.07%) Magento
3 2 (0.31%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (0.31%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 124 (18.99%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (7.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 42 (6.43%) Amazon EC2
4 39 (5.97%) Amazon S3
5 27 (4.13%) SaaS
6 18 (2.76%) AWS OpsWorks
7 12 (1.84%) Amazon EMR
8 11 (1.68%) Amazon Glacier
9 10 (1.53%) Amazon SQS
10 9 (1.38%) Heroku
11 8 (1.23%) CodePlex
11 8 (1.23%) PaaS
12 6 (0.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 5 (0.77%) Sage Pay
13 5 (0.77%) Google App Engine
13 5 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
13 5 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
14 4 (0.61%) AWS CloudFormation
14 4 (0.61%) Google Analytics
14 4 (0.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 40 (6.13%) HTTP
2 11 (1.68%) SSH
3 9 (1.38%) SAN
3 9 (1.38%) VoIP
3 9 (1.38%) NAS
4 6 (0.92%) LDAP
5 5 (0.77%) Firewall
6 4 (0.61%) MPLS
7 3 (0.46%) RTP
8 1 (0.15%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.15%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.15%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (19.45%) SQL Server
2 121 (18.53%) MySQL
3 73 (11.18%) MongoDB
4 45 (6.89%) Big Data
5 39 (5.97%) PostgreSQL
6 36 (5.51%) NoSQL
7 28 (4.29%) Redis
8 22 (3.37%) Apache Cassandra
9 21 (3.22%) Amazon RDS
10 19 (2.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 17 (2.60%) Relational Database
12 16 (2.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 12 (1.84%) Oracle Database
14 11 (1.68%) Amazon Redshift
14 11 (1.68%) RavenDB
15 10 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
16 9 (1.38%) Hadoop
17 8 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 6 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
18 6 (0.92%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 286 (43.80%) Git (software)
2 120 (18.38%) Subversion
2 120 (18.38%) Jasmine
3 85 (13.02%) JIRA
4 76 (11.64%) Jenkins
5 74 (11.33%) Selenium
6 69 (10.57%) TeamCity
7 54 (8.27%) QUnit
8 45 (6.89%) Maven
9 43 (6.58%) NUnit
10 36 (5.51%) Cucumber
11 35 (5.36%) Eclipse
12 28 (4.29%) Team Foundation Server
12 28 (4.29%) Bitbucket
12 28 (4.29%) Octopus Deploy
13 27 (4.13%) Visual Studio
14 25 (3.83%) PhantomJS
15 24 (3.68%) Rhino Mocks
16 19 (2.91%) JMeter
17 18 (2.76%) Hudson
General
1 74 (11.33%) Finance
2 50 (7.66%) Marketing
3 37 (5.67%) Publishing
4 31 (4.75%) Games
5 23 (3.52%) Banking
6 21 (3.22%) Automotive
7 17 (2.60%) Advertising
8 11 (1.68%) Spanish Language
9 9 (1.38%) Retail
10 7 (1.07%) Legal
11 6 (0.92%) Telecoms
11 6 (0.92%) Back Office
11 6 (0.92%) French Language
12 5 (0.77%) German Language
12 5 (0.77%) Italian Language
12 5 (0.77%) Front Office
12 5 (0.77%) Law
13 3 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.31%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.31%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 505 (77.34%) Developer
2 111 (17.00%) Senior Developer
3 98 (15.01%) Web Developer
4 70 (10.72%) Front-End Developer
5 64 (9.80%) C# Developer
6 59 (9.04%) .NET Developer
7 46 (7.04%) PHP Developer
8 40 (6.13%) Java Developer
9 38 (5.82%) DevOps Engineer
10 34 (5.21%) C# .NET Developer
10 34 (5.21%) Lead Developer
11 33 (5.05%) Full Stack Developer
12 30 (4.59%) Junior
12 30 (4.59%) Junior Developer
13 28 (4.29%) Senior Web Developer
14 27 (4.13%) Software Developer
14 27 (4.13%) Python Developer
15 26 (3.98%) Lead Web Developer
16 25 (3.83%) Software Engineer
17 17 (2.60%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 334 (51.15%) HTML
2 292 (44.72%) CSS
3 202 (30.93%) AngularJS
4 199 (30.47%) HTML5
5 175 (26.80%) jQuery
6 149 (22.82%) CSS3
7 143 (21.90%) .NET
8 98 (15.01%) ASP.NET
9 89 (13.63%) RESTful
10 88 (13.48%) Web Services
11 87 (13.32%) Sass
12 77 (11.79%) REST
13 61 (9.34%) LESS
14 54 (8.27%) Backbone.js
15 53 (8.12%) ASP.NET MVC
16 51 (7.81%) SOAP
17 47 (7.20%) JSON
18 39 (5.97%) XML
19 38 (5.82%) .NET Framework
20 37 (5.67%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 180 (27.57%) Open Source
2 87 (13.32%) User Experience
3 53 (8.12%) Computer Science
4 47 (7.20%) Analytical Skills
5 44 (6.74%) Mobile App
6 20 (3.06%) Blackberry
6 20 (3.06%) BBC
7 15 (2.30%) Social Media
8 13 (1.99%) Blog
9 11 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (1.53%) Performance Metrics
10 10 (1.53%) Data Structures
11 9 (1.38%) W3C
12 8 (1.23%) E-Learning
12 8 (1.23%) Mathematics
13 7 (1.07%) Algorithms
14 6 (0.92%) Statistics
14 6 (0.92%) Replication
15 5 (0.77%) iDTV
15 5 (0.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 125 (19.14%) Linux
2 79 (12.10%) Windows
3 57 (8.73%) UNIX
4 43 (6.58%) Apple iOS
5 39 (5.97%) Android
6 27 (4.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 24 (3.68%) Debian
8 19 (2.91%) CentOS
9 10 (1.53%) Ubuntu
10 9 (1.38%) Solaris
11 7 (1.07%) Fedora
12 2 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.31%) Scientific Linux
13 1 (0.15%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.15%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 341 (52.22%) Agile Software Development
2 172 (26.34%) TDD
3 145 (22.21%) MVC
4 138 (21.13%) DevOps
5 105 (16.08%) OO
6 90 (13.78%) Web Development
7 89 (13.63%) BDD
8 88 (13.48%) Software Engineering
9 82 (12.56%) Scrum
10 76 (11.64%) Continuous Integration
11 67 (10.26%) E-Commerce
12 60 (9.19%) Web Application Development
13 59 (9.04%) Continuous Improvement
14 44 (6.74%) Responsive Web Design
14 44 (6.74%) Continuous Delivery
15 42 (6.43%) Analytics
16 35 (5.36%) Kanban
17 34 (5.21%) Refactoring
17 34 (5.21%) Web Design
18 33 (5.05%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 458 (70.14%) JavaScript
2 172 (26.34%) Java
3 163 (24.96%) C#
4 148 (22.66%) SQL
5 132 (20.21%) Ruby
6 116 (17.76%) Python
7 108 (16.54%) PHP
8 30 (4.59%) PowerShell
9 29 (4.44%) Bash Shell
10 28 (4.29%) T-SQL
11 24 (3.68%) C++
12 23 (3.52%) Perl
12 23 (3.52%) PHP5
13 20 (3.06%) Objective-C
14 17 (2.60%) Groovy
15 16 (2.45%) Scala
16 11 (1.68%) Haskell
17 9 (1.38%) JPQL
17 9 (1.38%) Go
18 7 (1.07%) Korn
Qualifications
1 129 (19.75%) Degree
2 8 (1.23%) Sun Certification
3 3 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.31%) PhD
5 1 (0.15%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (7.20%) QA
2 9 (1.38%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.46%) SNOMED CT
3 3 (0.46%) WCAG
3 3 (0.46%) WAI
System Software
1 17 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (1.99%) Hyper-V
3 11 (1.68%) Xen
3 11 (1.68%) Docker
4 10 (1.53%) Active Directory
5 9 (1.38%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (1.23%) Varnish
7 3 (0.46%) HDFS
8 2 (0.31%) QEMU
8 2 (0.31%) KVM
8 2 (0.31%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.15%) XenServer
9 1 (0.15%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.15%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 83 (12.71%) Opscode Chef
2 69 (10.57%) Puppet
3 20 (3.06%) Nagios
4 14 (2.14%) Vagrant
4 14 (2.14%) Pingdom
5 10 (1.53%) HAProxy
6 9 (1.38%) StatsD
6 9 (1.38%) Graphite
7 8 (1.23%) Capistrano
7 8 (1.23%) Ansible
8 1 (0.15%) logstash
8 1 (0.15%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (0.15%) CloudHub
8 1 (0.15%) Oozie
Vendors
1 54 (8.27%) Microsoft
2 35 (5.36%) Google
3 23 (3.52%) VMware
4 22 (3.37%) Oracle
5 19 (2.91%) Riverbed
6 16 (2.45%) Twitter
7 15 (2.30%) Red Hat
8 13 (1.99%) Facebook
9 10 (1.53%) Zend
9 10 (1.53%) Cisco
10 9 (1.38%) Sitecore
11 8 (1.23%) SolarWinds
12 6 (0.92%) EPiServer
12 6 (0.92%) Adobe
12 6 (0.92%) HP
12 6 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (0.77%) Sage
13 5 (0.77%) Rackspace
13 5 (0.77%) SaltStack
13 5 (0.77%) PayPal
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Central London / West End
Red Sofa London
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Central London / West End
Red Sofa London
Salary: £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bangor, Gwynedd
Supertemps
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £36,000 to £46,000 per annum (negotiable) + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash IT Recruitment UK
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
UK
Triple Seven
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
iCredo Digital
Posted: 3 days ago
London
iCredo Digital
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 70,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago