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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GitHub
Rank 568 631 745
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +114
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 327 273 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.26% 0.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.73% 5.82% 3.86%
Number of salaries quoted 260 219 130
Average salary £46,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.36% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,250
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
6911 4693 3758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.48% 4.39% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5552 3868 3196
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 +30 276 £47,500 -17.39% 44
London 0 185 £50,000 -16.66% 29
South East -8 47 £62,500 +45.34% 6
Oxfordshire +25 32 £75,000 +36.36% 2
City of London +7 30 £52,500 -12.50% 4
Oxford +21 21 £75,000 +106.89% 2
Warwickshire -3 18 £40,000 -5.88% 2
West Midlands -19 18 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Scotland +11 9 £40,000 -5.88% 2
East of England +4 9 £26,500 -53.91%
Berkshire -10 9 £62,500 +45.34% 3
Glasgow +18 8 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Warwick -2 8 £41,500 -8.28% 2
Hammersmith +3 7 £62,500 +4.16%
Stratford-upon-Avon +2 6 £32,500 -7.14%
Essex - 6 £26,500 -
Yorkshire - 6 £38,750 - 2
South West -18 5 £26,500 -18.46% 1
Loughton - 5 £26,500 -
Bristol -7 4 £26,500 -37.64% 1
Leamington Spa - 4 £40,000 -
Kent - 4 - -
Reading -3 3 £57,500 -8.00%
Cardiff -21 3 £46,000 +53.33%
Wales -23 3 £46,000 +37.31%
South Wales -28 3 £46,000 +37.31%
Hertfordshire - 3 £60,000 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £45,000 -
Leeds - 3 £45,000 -
Derbyshire +21 2 £45,000 +80.00%

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 485 (69.68%) JavaScript
2 368 (52.87%) Agile Software Development
3 340 (48.85%) HTML
4 315 (45.26%) Git (software)
5 301 (43.25%) CSS
6 226 (32.47%) AngularJS
7 219 (31.47%) Open Source
8 202 (29.02%) HTML5
9 198 (28.45%) jQuery
10 196 (28.16%) Java
11 180 (25.86%) SQL
12 178 (25.57%) C#
13 172 (24.71%) MVC
14 167 (23.99%) TDD
15 161 (23.13%) Linux
16 156 (22.41%) CSS3
17 152 (21.84%) SQL Server
18 151 (21.70%) .NET
18 151 (21.70%) Ruby
19 139 (19.97%) PHP
19 139 (19.97%) Node.js
20 135 (19.40%) Amazon AWS
21 134 (19.25%) Degree
22 128 (18.39%) Jasmine
23 123 (17.67%) Web Services
24 122 (17.53%) Windows
25 121 (17.39%) MySQL
25 121 (17.39%) ASP.NET
26 120 (17.24%) OO
27 111 (15.95%) DevOps

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 (19.97%) Node.js
2 96 (13.79%) nginx
3 66 (9.48%) IIS
4 65 (9.34%) Apache Solr
5 52 (7.47%) CMS
6 39 (5.60%) Apache
7 35 (5.03%) Tomcat
7 35 (5.03%) Drupal
8 33 (4.74%) WordPress
9 20 (2.87%) Commerce Server
10 19 (2.73%) OpenStack
11 16 (2.30%) Elasticsearch
12 12 (1.72%) Umbraco
13 10 (1.44%) GlassFish
13 10 (1.44%) WebLogic
13 10 (1.44%) JBoss
14 9 (1.29%) Sitecore CMS
15 7 (1.01%) Apache Pig
16 4 (0.57%) Joomla!
17 3 (0.43%) Jetty
Applications
1 33 (4.74%) MS Excel
2 28 (4.02%) Photoshop
3 20 (2.87%) Adobe Illustrator
4 10 (1.44%) AutoCAD
5 6 (0.86%) InDesign
5 6 (0.86%) Adobe After Effects
6 2 (0.29%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (0.29%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 13 (1.87%) Sophis RISQUE
2 8 (1.15%) Magento
3 4 (0.57%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.29%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.29%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 135 (19.40%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (8.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 44 (6.32%) Amazon EC2
4 33 (4.74%) Amazon S3
5 29 (4.17%) Trello
6 22 (3.16%) SaaS
7 18 (2.59%) PaaS
8 10 (1.44%) Amazon EMR
9 9 (1.29%) Heroku
10 7 (1.01%) Amazon SQS
11 5 (0.72%) Google Apps
12 4 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
12 4 (0.57%) Google App Engine
13 2 (0.29%) Rackspace Cloud
14 1 (0.14%) Joyent
14 1 (0.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (6.61%) HTTP
2 9 (1.29%) SSH
3 6 (0.86%) Internet
4 5 (0.72%) LAN
4 5 (0.72%) VoIP
4 5 (0.72%) Intranet
4 5 (0.72%) Firewall
5 4 (0.57%) MPLS
5 4 (0.57%) RTP
6 3 (0.43%) SAN
6 3 (0.43%) BIG-IP
6 3 (0.43%) NAS
7 1 (0.14%) GSM
7 1 (0.14%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.14%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (21.84%) SQL Server
2 121 (17.39%) MySQL
3 78 (11.21%) MongoDB
4 46 (6.61%) Big Data
5 44 (6.32%) PostgreSQL
6 40 (5.75%) NoSQL
7 33 (4.74%) RavenDB
8 25 (3.59%) Redis
9 22 (3.16%) Apache Cassandra
10 20 (2.87%) Relational Database
11 16 (2.30%) Amazon RDS
12 14 (2.01%) Hadoop
13 11 (1.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 11 (1.58%) Data Warehouse
14 10 (1.44%) Oracle Database
15 9 (1.29%) Amazon Redshift
15 9 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 9 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 8 (1.15%) Apache Hive
17 5 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 315 (45.26%) Git (software)
2 128 (18.39%) Jasmine
3 109 (15.66%) TeamCity
4 106 (15.23%) Subversion
5 97 (13.94%) Jenkins
6 79 (11.35%) Selenium
7 75 (10.78%) NUnit
8 69 (9.91%) JIRA
9 64 (9.20%) Maven
10 54 (7.76%) QUnit
11 53 (7.61%) Rhino Mocks
12 51 (7.33%) Cucumber
13 48 (6.90%) Octopus Deploy
14 32 (4.60%) Bitbucket
14 32 (4.60%) PhantomJS
15 31 (4.45%) ReSharper
16 30 (4.31%) Eclipse
17 29 (4.17%) Hudson
18 28 (4.02%) Visual Studio
19 25 (3.59%) dotTrace
General
1 60 (8.62%) Finance
2 54 (7.76%) Marketing
3 38 (5.46%) Publishing
4 32 (4.60%) Retail
5 30 (4.31%) French Language
6 29 (4.17%) Games
7 18 (2.59%) Banking
8 15 (2.16%) Automotive
9 13 (1.87%) Front Office
10 11 (1.58%) Legal
11 9 (1.29%) Advertising
12 7 (1.01%) Law
13 5 (0.72%) German Language
13 5 (0.72%) Italian Language
13 5 (0.72%) Spanish Language
14 4 (0.57%) Music Industry
15 3 (0.43%) Investment Banking
15 3 (0.43%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 531 (76.29%) Developer
2 145 (20.83%) Senior Developer
3 118 (16.95%) Web Developer
4 68 (9.77%) .NET Developer
5 66 (9.48%) C# Developer
6 55 (7.90%) Front-End Developer
7 51 (7.33%) Java Developer
8 47 (6.75%) C# .NET Developer
9 45 (6.47%) DevOps Engineer
10 34 (4.89%) Lead Developer
11 29 (4.17%) Senior Web Developer
11 29 (4.17%) Junior Developer
11 29 (4.17%) Junior
11 29 (4.17%) Senior C# Developer
12 28 (4.02%) PHP Developer
12 28 (4.02%) Software Engineer
12 28 (4.02%) Software Developer
13 27 (3.88%) Senior .NET Developer
13 27 (3.88%) iOS Developer
14 26 (3.74%) Lead Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 340 (48.85%) HTML
2 301 (43.25%) CSS
3 226 (32.47%) AngularJS
4 202 (29.02%) HTML5
5 198 (28.45%) jQuery
6 156 (22.41%) CSS3
7 151 (21.70%) .NET
8 123 (17.67%) Web Services
9 121 (17.39%) ASP.NET
10 103 (14.80%) Sass
11 99 (14.22%) REST
12 83 (11.93%) ASP.NET MVC
13 82 (11.78%) RESTful
14 68 (9.77%) Backbone.js
15 62 (8.91%) LESS
16 53 (7.61%) Lucene
17 52 (7.47%) JSON
18 45 (6.47%) Ruby on Rails
18 45 (6.47%) LAMP
19 44 (6.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 219 (31.47%) Open Source
2 104 (14.94%) User Experience
3 75 (10.78%) Computer Science
4 51 (7.33%) Analytical Skills
5 38 (5.46%) Mobile App
6 22 (3.16%) Blog
7 16 (2.30%) Blackberry
7 16 (2.30%) Data Structures
7 16 (2.30%) Algorithms
8 13 (1.87%) Statistics
8 13 (1.87%) Visualisation
9 12 (1.72%) Social Media
9 12 (1.72%) BBC
9 12 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (1.44%) Performance Metrics
10 10 (1.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 10 (1.44%) Mathematics
11 9 (1.29%) iPad
11 9 (1.29%) Digital Media
12 8 (1.15%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 161 (23.13%) Linux
2 122 (17.53%) Windows
3 58 (8.33%) Apple iOS
4 54 (7.76%) UNIX
5 48 (6.90%) Android
6 28 (4.02%) Debian
7 21 (3.02%) CentOS
7 21 (3.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (1.29%) Ubuntu
9 8 (1.15%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.29%) Solaris
12 1 (0.14%) AIX
12 1 (0.14%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.14%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 368 (52.87%) Agile Software Development
2 172 (24.71%) MVC
3 167 (23.99%) TDD
4 120 (17.24%) OO
5 111 (15.95%) DevOps
6 101 (14.51%) Software Engineering
7 93 (13.36%) Scrum
8 92 (13.22%) E-Commerce
9 91 (13.07%) Web Development
10 90 (12.93%) BDD
11 88 (12.64%) Continuous Integration
12 74 (10.63%) Continuous Improvement
13 61 (8.76%) Web Application Development
14 46 (6.61%) Analytics
15 43 (6.18%) OOP
16 42 (6.03%) Responsive Web Design
17 39 (5.60%) Pair Programming
18 36 (5.17%) Refactoring
19 33 (4.74%) Web Design
20 32 (4.60%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 485 (69.68%) JavaScript
2 196 (28.16%) Java
3 180 (25.86%) SQL
4 178 (25.57%) C#
5 151 (21.70%) Ruby
6 139 (19.97%) PHP
7 109 (15.66%) Python
8 42 (6.03%) T-SQL
9 30 (4.31%) Perl
9 30 (4.31%) C++
9 30 (4.31%) Bash Shell
10 25 (3.59%) PHP5
11 24 (3.45%) Objective-C
11 24 (3.45%) Scala
12 19 (2.73%) PowerShell
13 18 (2.59%) Groovy
14 10 (1.44%) Haskell
14 10 (1.44%) JPQL
15 9 (1.29%) Golang
15 9 (1.29%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 134 (19.25%) Degree
2 11 (1.58%) Sun Certification
3 9 (1.29%) VCP4
4 2 (0.29%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (7.04%) QA
2 4 (0.57%) WAI
3 3 (0.43%) SNOMED CT
3 3 (0.43%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.29%) WCAG
System Software
1 14 (2.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (1.44%) Varnish
2 10 (1.44%) Docker
3 7 (1.01%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.86%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.57%) Xen
6 3 (0.43%) HDFS
6 3 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.14%) QEMU
7 1 (0.14%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.14%) KVM
7 1 (0.14%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 90 (12.93%) Opscode Chef
2 75 (10.78%) Puppet
3 18 (2.59%) Nagios
4 17 (2.44%) Capistrano
5 13 (1.87%) Ansible
5 13 (1.87%) Vagrant
6 11 (1.58%) Cacti
7 10 (1.44%) HAProxy
8 3 (0.43%) StatsD
8 3 (0.43%) Backup Exec
8 3 (0.43%) Graphite
9 2 (0.29%) Pingdom
10 1 (0.14%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 80 (11.49%) Microsoft
2 34 (4.89%) Google
3 32 (4.60%) Rackspace
4 24 (3.45%) Oracle
5 23 (3.30%) Twitter
6 22 (3.16%) VMware
7 14 (2.01%) Zend
8 13 (1.87%) Riverbed
8 13 (1.87%) SaltStack
9 11 (1.58%) Adobe
10 10 (1.44%) HP
11 9 (1.29%) Sitecore
12 7 (1.01%) New Relic
12 7 (1.01%) Red Hat
12 7 (1.01%) Apple
13 6 (0.86%) Cisco
13 6 (0.86%) EPiServer
13 6 (0.86%) Facebook
14 5 (0.72%) Sage
15 3 (0.43%) Telerik
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
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Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-47,500 plus benefits
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London
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
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Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
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Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + Benefits
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Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £70k - 75k per year + Benefits
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Roc Search
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Pension + Bonus
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Salary: £32000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
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