The table below looks at the statistics for GitHub skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GitHub over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GitHub
Rank 204 204 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 10 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.18% 0.073% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.78% 2.80% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 0
Average salary £44,000 £26,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.03% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +28.57%
GitHub
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Cloud Services Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
209 143 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.79% 2.61% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 184 131 53
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £24,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £105,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

GitHub
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GitHub across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

GitHub Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

GitHub
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GitHub across the West Midlands region.

GitHub Salary Trend in the West Midlands

GitHub
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. 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
Warwickshire +21 9 £44,000 +66.03% 2
Coventry - 1 £42,500 -
GitHub
England

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
2 14 (82.35%) AngularJS
3 13 (76.47%) C#
3 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (76.47%) Refactoring
3 13 (76.47%) QA
3 13 (76.47%) Product Management
3 13 (76.47%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (64.71%) Automotive
5 6 (35.29%) SQL
6 5 (29.41%) MVC
7 4 (23.53%) HTML
7 4 (23.53%) CSS
8 2 (11.76%) Java
8 2 (11.76%) PHP
8 2 (11.76%) MySQL
8 2 (11.76%) Linux
8 2 (11.76%) OOP
8 2 (11.76%) OO
8 2 (11.76%) CMS
8 2 (11.76%) Google
8 2 (11.76%) JIRA
8 2 (11.76%) jQuery
8 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
8 2 (11.76%) HTML5
8 2 (11.76%) CSS3
9 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
9 1 (5.88%) Apache
9 1 (5.88%) Dreamweaver

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 2 (11.76%) CMS
2 1 (5.88%) Joomla!
2 1 (5.88%) Drupal
2 1 (5.88%) WordPress
2 1 (5.88%) nginx
2 1 (5.88%) Confluence
2 1 (5.88%) Node.js
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
1 1 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) JIRA
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.88%) Mercurial
2 1 (5.88%) Bitbucket
2 1 (5.88%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 11 (64.71%) Automotive
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (76.47%) C# Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Web Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Programmer
4 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (5.88%) PHP Programmer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior PHP Programmer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Programmer
4 1 (5.88%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) AngularJS
2 4 (23.53%) HTML
2 4 (23.53%) CSS
3 2 (11.76%) jQuery
3 2 (11.76%) HTML5
3 2 (11.76%) CSS3
4 1 (5.88%) ExpressJS
4 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (5.88%) LAMP
4 1 (5.88%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) W3C
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.88%) Open Source
1 1 (5.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (76.47%) Refactoring
1 13 (76.47%) Continuous Improvement
1 13 (76.47%) Product Management
2 5 (29.41%) MVC
3 2 (11.76%) OOP
3 2 (11.76%) OO
4 1 (5.88%) Web Design
4 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (5.88%) Content Management
4 1 (5.88%) Software Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (5.88%) OO PHP
4 1 (5.88%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (76.47%) C#
3 6 (35.29%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) Java
4 2 (11.76%) PHP
5 1 (5.88%) Ruby
5 1 (5.88%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (76.47%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Google
2 1 (5.88%) Atlassian
2 1 (5.88%) Twitter
2 1 (5.88%) Adobe
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