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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GitHub
Rank 568 642 748
Rank change year-on-year
+74 +106
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 331 256 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.25% 0.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.15% 5.59% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 256 208 120
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.23% +13.33%

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
6426 4582 3902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.07% 4.47% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5206 3774 3371
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +32 281 £50,000 -9.09% 52
London +19 183 £50,000 -16.66% 29
South East -9 47 £60,000 +39.53% 9
City of London +16 34 £52,500 -30.00% 8
Oxfordshire +22 32 £60,000 +71.42% 7
Oxford +9 20 £60,000 +84.61% 5
Warwickshire -3 17 £40,000 -5.88% 4
West Midlands -6 17 £40,000 -5.88% 4
South West -10 13 £26,500 -33.75% 2
Warwick -1 10 £44,000 -8.33% 3
East of England -3 9 £40,750 -29.13% 5
Gloucestershire -4 8 - -
Cheltenham -9 8 - -
Leamington Spa - 7 £40,000 -
Glasgow +15 6 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Scotland -6 6 £40,000 -16.98% 1
Yorkshire - 6 £46,250 - 1
South Wales -13 5 £46,000 +37.31% 1
Wales -14 5 £46,000 +37.31% 1
Berkshire -25 5 £57,500 +17.34% 1
Leeds - 5 £45,000 -
West Yorkshire - 5 £45,000 -
Cardiff - 5 £46,000 -
Surrey -8 4 £26,000 -20.00%
Bristol -8 4 £26,500 -33.75% 1
Loughton - 4 £26,500 - 1
Hertfordshire - 4 £60,000 - 3
Kent - 4 - -
Essex - 4 £26,500 - 1
Reading - 3 £57,500 -

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 491 (66.89%) JavaScript
2 396 (53.95%) Agile Software Development
3 337 (45.91%) HTML
4 298 (40.60%) Git (software)
5 295 (40.19%) CSS
6 258 (35.15%) Open Source
7 249 (33.92%) AngularJS
8 226 (30.79%) C#
9 220 (29.97%) MVC
10 198 (26.98%) jQuery
11 197 (26.84%) SQL
12 188 (25.61%) .NET
13 187 (25.48%) HTML5
14 186 (25.34%) Java
15 183 (24.93%) SQL Server
16 182 (24.80%) TDD
17 181 (24.66%) Ruby
18 162 (22.07%) ASP.NET
18 162 (22.07%) Linux
19 156 (21.25%) Windows
19 156 (21.25%) OO
20 149 (20.30%) Node.js
21 145 (19.75%) Amazon AWS
22 144 (19.62%) PHP
23 140 (19.07%) CSS3
24 137 (18.66%) REST
24 137 (18.66%) E-Commerce
25 135 (18.39%) TeamCity
26 133 (18.12%) Web Services
27 129 (17.57%) Degree

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 149 (20.30%) Node.js
2 124 (16.89%) nginx
3 96 (13.08%) Apache Solr
4 88 (11.99%) IIS
5 50 (6.81%) CMS
6 43 (5.86%) Apache
7 35 (4.77%) WordPress
7 35 (4.77%) Drupal
8 34 (4.63%) Tomcat
9 20 (2.72%) Commerce Server
10 19 (2.59%) OpenStack
11 18 (2.45%) Elasticsearch
12 10 (1.36%) GlassFish
12 10 (1.36%) WebLogic
13 7 (0.95%) JBoss
13 7 (0.95%) Umbraco
13 7 (0.95%) Confluence
14 6 (0.82%) Jetty
14 6 (0.82%) Joomla!
15 5 (0.68%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 42 (5.72%) MS Excel
2 21 (2.86%) Photoshop
3 16 (2.18%) Adobe Illustrator
4 10 (1.36%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.27%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.14%) InDesign
6 1 (0.14%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 10 (1.36%) Magento
1 10 (1.36%) Sophis RISQUE
2 4 (0.54%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.27%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.14%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 145 (19.75%) Amazon AWS
2 63 (8.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 48 (6.54%) Trello
4 38 (5.18%) Amazon EC2
5 25 (3.41%) SaaS
6 23 (3.13%) Amazon S3
7 12 (1.63%) PaaS
8 6 (0.82%) Amazon SQS
9 5 (0.68%) Google Apps
10 4 (0.54%) Rackspace Cloud
10 4 (0.54%) Joyent
10 4 (0.54%) Amazon EMR
10 4 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.41%) Google App Engine
11 3 (0.41%) Heroku
11 3 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (4.90%) HTTP
2 8 (1.09%) Internet
3 6 (0.82%) Firewall
4 5 (0.68%) Intranet
4 5 (0.68%) LAN
5 4 (0.54%) RTP
5 4 (0.54%) MPLS
5 4 (0.54%) SSH
5 4 (0.54%) BIG-IP
6 2 (0.27%) VoIP
7 1 (0.14%) GSM
7 1 (0.14%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.14%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 183 (24.93%) SQL Server
2 124 (16.89%) MySQL
3 76 (10.35%) MongoDB
4 49 (6.68%) RavenDB
5 43 (5.86%) NoSQL
6 39 (5.31%) Big Data
7 36 (4.90%) Relational Database
8 34 (4.63%) PostgreSQL
9 24 (3.27%) RDBMS
10 19 (2.59%) Redis
10 19 (2.59%) Apache Cassandra
11 12 (1.63%) Hadoop
12 11 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (1.36%) Oracle Database
13 10 (1.36%) Amazon RDS
13 10 (1.36%) SQLite
14 8 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 8 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 6 (0.82%) Apache Hive
15 6 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 298 (40.60%) Git (software)
2 135 (18.39%) TeamCity
3 127 (17.30%) Jasmine
4 106 (14.44%) NUnit
4 106 (14.44%) Subversion
5 97 (13.22%) Selenium
6 96 (13.08%) Jenkins
7 84 (11.44%) Cucumber
8 82 (11.17%) Rhino Mocks
9 64 (8.72%) Maven
10 62 (8.45%) Octopus Deploy
11 61 (8.31%) JIRA
12 53 (7.22%) ReSharper
13 46 (6.27%) QUnit
14 43 (5.86%) YouTrack
14 43 (5.86%) dotTrace
15 39 (5.31%) PhantomJS
16 36 (4.90%) Visual Studio
17 35 (4.77%) WebDriver
18 32 (4.36%) Hudson
General
1 56 (7.63%) Marketing
2 50 (6.81%) Finance
3 47 (6.40%) Publishing
3 47 (6.40%) French Language
4 36 (4.90%) Retail
5 24 (3.27%) Games
6 19 (2.59%) Automotive
7 18 (2.45%) Banking
8 13 (1.77%) Front Office
9 11 (1.50%) Legal
10 9 (1.23%) Music Industry
11 8 (1.09%) Advertising
12 6 (0.82%) Law
13 4 (0.54%) German Language
13 4 (0.54%) Italian Language
13 4 (0.54%) Spanish Language
13 4 (0.54%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.41%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.41%) Telecoms
15 1 (0.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 549 (74.80%) Developer
2 156 (21.25%) Senior Developer
3 109 (14.85%) Web Developer
4 92 (12.53%) .NET Developer
5 76 (10.35%) C# Developer
6 55 (7.49%) C# .NET Developer
7 52 (7.08%) Java Developer
8 51 (6.95%) Front-End Developer
9 43 (5.86%) Software Developer
10 41 (5.59%) DevOps Engineer
11 35 (4.77%) Senior .NET Developer
11 35 (4.77%) Software Engineer
12 31 (4.22%) Junior
12 31 (4.22%) Senior C# Developer
13 29 (3.95%) Lead Developer
13 29 (3.95%) Junior Developer
13 29 (3.95%) PHP Developer
14 28 (3.81%) iOS Developer
15 25 (3.41%) Senior Web Developer
16 23 (3.13%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 337 (45.91%) HTML
2 295 (40.19%) CSS
3 249 (33.92%) AngularJS
4 198 (26.98%) jQuery
5 188 (25.61%) .NET
6 187 (25.48%) HTML5
7 162 (22.07%) ASP.NET
8 140 (19.07%) CSS3
9 137 (18.66%) REST
10 133 (18.12%) Web Services
11 120 (16.35%) ASP.NET MVC
12 109 (14.85%) Sass
13 82 (11.17%) Lucene
14 66 (8.99%) Backbone.js
15 65 (8.86%) RESTful
16 59 (8.04%) WCF
17 56 (7.63%) Ruby on Rails
18 53 (7.22%) LESS
19 52 (7.08%) JSON
20 49 (6.68%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 258 (35.15%) Open Source
2 119 (16.21%) User Experience
3 85 (11.58%) Computer Science
4 59 (8.04%) Analytical Skills
5 52 (7.08%) Blog
6 39 (5.31%) Mobile App
7 26 (3.54%) Blackberry
8 19 (2.59%) Digital Media
8 19 (2.59%) Visualisation
9 18 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
10 17 (2.32%) iPad
11 16 (2.18%) Data Structures
12 15 (2.04%) Algorithms
13 14 (1.91%) Statistics
14 13 (1.77%) iPhone
15 12 (1.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 12 (1.63%) BBC
16 10 (1.36%) Performance Metrics
16 10 (1.36%) Mathematics
17 8 (1.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 162 (22.07%) Linux
2 156 (21.25%) Windows
3 66 (8.99%) Apple iOS
4 59 (8.04%) Android
5 50 (6.81%) UNIX
6 35 (4.77%) Debian
7 15 (2.04%) CentOS
7 15 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (1.91%) Windows 8
9 12 (1.63%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.68%) Windows Phone
10 5 (0.68%) Windows Phone 8
11 4 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.54%) Solaris
11 4 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.41%) Fedora
13 1 (0.14%) AIX
13 1 (0.14%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 396 (53.95%) Agile Software Development
2 220 (29.97%) MVC
3 182 (24.80%) TDD
4 156 (21.25%) OO
5 137 (18.66%) E-Commerce
6 117 (15.94%) Software Engineering
7 116 (15.80%) DevOps
8 103 (14.03%) BDD
9 102 (13.90%) Scrum
10 86 (11.72%) Web Development
11 85 (11.58%) Continuous Improvement
12 84 (11.44%) Continuous Integration
13 55 (7.49%) Pair Programming
13 55 (7.49%) Web Application Development
14 47 (6.40%) OOP
15 46 (6.27%) Refactoring
16 44 (5.99%) Analytics
17 36 (4.90%) Responsive Web Design
18 31 (4.22%) Web Design
18 31 (4.22%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 491 (66.89%) JavaScript
2 226 (30.79%) C#
3 197 (26.84%) SQL
4 186 (25.34%) Java
5 181 (24.66%) Ruby
6 144 (19.62%) PHP
7 96 (13.08%) Python
8 60 (8.17%) T-SQL
9 34 (4.63%) C++
10 33 (4.50%) Perl
11 27 (3.68%) Scala
12 26 (3.54%) Objective-C
13 25 (3.41%) Bash Shell
14 21 (2.86%) PHP5
15 17 (2.32%) Groovy
16 16 (2.18%) PowerShell
17 12 (1.63%) Haskell
18 10 (1.36%) JPQL
19 9 (1.23%) R
19 9 (1.23%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 129 (17.57%) Degree
2 11 (1.50%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (9.54%) QA
2 4 (0.54%) WAI
3 3 (0.41%) SNOMED CT
4 1 (0.14%) WCAG
System Software
1 10 (1.36%) Varnish
2 9 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.09%) Docker
4 4 (0.54%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.54%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.41%) HDFS
6 1 (0.14%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 84 (11.44%) Opscode Chef
2 74 (10.08%) Puppet
3 18 (2.45%) Nagios
4 17 (2.32%) Capistrano
5 15 (2.04%) Vagrant
6 13 (1.77%) Ansible
7 11 (1.50%) Cacti
8 10 (1.36%) HAProxy
9 4 (0.54%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.14%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 111 (15.12%) Microsoft
2 52 (7.08%) Rackspace
3 37 (5.04%) Google
4 29 (3.95%) Twitter
5 24 (3.27%) Oracle
6 15 (2.04%) HP
6 15 (2.04%) Zend
7 14 (1.91%) VMware
8 13 (1.77%) SaltStack
9 12 (1.63%) Apple
10 10 (1.36%) Riverbed
10 10 (1.36%) Red Hat
11 8 (1.09%) Xamarin
12 7 (0.95%) Sony
12 7 (0.95%) Toshiba
12 7 (0.95%) Adobe
13 6 (0.82%) New Relic
14 5 (0.68%) Facebook
15 4 (0.54%) F5
15 4 (0.54%) SolarWinds
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