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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GitHub
Rank 200 196 176
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -20
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 29 19 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.51% 0.38% 0.49%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.89% 7.31% 16.80%
Number of salaries quoted 20 19 18
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £38,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £46,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +15.00%
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
421 260 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.40% 5.14% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 333 216 110
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £67,300 £60,000 £67,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GitHub across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

GitHub Salary Histogram 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 11 February 2016. 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
Birmingham +15 19 £33,750 +12.50% 2
Warwickshire -31 4 £46,250 +15.62% 2
Worcestershire - 4 £36,250 - 5
Solihull - 2 £25,000 -
GitHub
England

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 58 (76.32%) JavaScript
2 45 (59.21%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (55.26%) C#
4 38 (50.00%) MVC
5 32 (42.11%) .NET
5 32 (42.11%) Git (software)
6 31 (40.79%) ASP.NET
7 27 (35.53%) jQuery
7 27 (35.53%) AngularJS
8 26 (34.21%) MySQL
8 26 (34.21%) PHP
9 24 (31.58%) CSS
10 23 (30.26%) HTML
11 22 (28.95%) Linux
11 22 (28.95%) Continuous Integration
11 22 (28.95%) Software Engineering
12 21 (27.63%) SQL Server
12 21 (27.63%) ASP.NET MVC
13 20 (26.32%) OOP
14 19 (25.00%) TDD
15 18 (23.68%) Scrum
15 18 (23.68%) Open Source
16 14 (18.42%) Unit Testing
17 13 (17.11%) PHP 5
17 13 (17.11%) Billing
17 13 (17.11%) Degree
17 13 (17.11%) Games
17 13 (17.11%) XML
17 13 (17.11%) API Integration
17 13 (17.11%) Puppet

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 13 (17.11%) Node.js
2 3 (3.95%) Apache
2 3 (3.95%) CMS
3 2 (2.63%) Drupal
3 2 (2.63%) nginx
3 2 (2.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.63%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.21%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (2.63%) Internet
3 1 (1.32%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (34.21%) MySQL
2 21 (27.63%) SQL Server
3 13 (17.11%) MongoDB
4 10 (13.16%) Big Data
4 10 (13.16%) Neo4j
4 10 (13.16%) Pentaho
5 2 (2.63%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.32%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 32 (42.11%) Git (software)
2 12 (15.79%) TeamCity
3 11 (14.47%) JIRA
4 10 (13.16%) Jenkins
4 10 (13.16%) Talend Open Studio
5 6 (7.89%) Karma Test Runner
5 6 (7.89%) NSubstitute
5 6 (7.89%) NUnit
6 5 (6.58%) NuGet
7 4 (5.26%) Subversion
8 3 (3.95%) Bitbucket
9 2 (2.63%) Vagrant
9 2 (2.63%) Xcode
General
1 13 (17.11%) Billing
1 13 (17.11%) Games
2 6 (7.89%) Finance
3 1 (1.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 57 (75.00%) Developer
2 30 (39.47%) C# Developer
3 17 (22.37%) .NET Developer
4 16 (21.05%) C# .NET Developer
4 16 (21.05%) PHP Developer
5 12 (15.79%) ASP.NET Developer
5 12 (15.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (13.16%) Big Data Consultant
6 10 (13.16%) Consultant
6 10 (13.16%) Data Consultant
6 10 (13.16%) Data Scientist
7 9 (11.84%) JavaScript Developer
8 8 (10.53%) Analyst
8 8 (10.53%) Big Data Analyst
8 8 (10.53%) Business Analyst
8 8 (10.53%) Business Consultant
8 8 (10.53%) C# Software Developer
8 8 (10.53%) Data Analyst
8 8 (10.53%) Data Business Analyst
8 8 (10.53%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (42.11%) .NET
2 31 (40.79%) ASP.NET
3 27 (35.53%) AngularJS
3 27 (35.53%) jQuery
4 24 (31.58%) CSS
5 23 (30.26%) HTML
6 21 (27.63%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (17.11%) XML
8 12 (15.79%) CSS3
8 12 (15.79%) HTML5
8 12 (15.79%) NHibernate
8 12 (15.79%) Ninject
8 12 (15.79%) SignalR
8 12 (15.79%) Underscore.js
9 11 (14.47%) WCF
9 11 (14.47%) WPF
10 10 (13.16%) Middleware
10 10 (13.16%) Spring XD
11 9 (11.84%) React
11 9 (11.84%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (13.16%) Computer Science
2 10 (13.16%) Mathematics
2 10 (13.16%) User Experience
2 10 (13.16%) Visualisation
3 5 (6.58%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.63%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.32%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 22 (28.95%) Linux
2 11 (14.47%) Windows
3 10 (13.16%) Unix
4 7 (9.21%) CentOS
5 4 (5.26%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.63%) Android
7 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (59.21%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (50.00%) MVC
3 22 (28.95%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (28.95%) Software Engineering
4 20 (26.32%) OOP
5 19 (25.00%) TDD
6 18 (23.68%) Open Source
6 18 (23.68%) Scrum
7 14 (18.42%) Unit Testing
8 13 (17.11%) API Integration
9 12 (15.79%) DevOps
9 12 (15.79%) Web Development
10 10 (13.16%) Analytics
10 10 (13.16%) Big Data Analytics
10 10 (13.16%) Data Analytics
10 10 (13.16%) Data Visualisation
10 10 (13.16%) ETL
10 10 (13.16%) Information Management
10 10 (13.16%) Translating Business Requirements
11 6 (7.89%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 58 (76.32%) JavaScript
2 42 (55.26%) C#
3 26 (34.21%) PHP
4 13 (17.11%) PHP 5
5 12 (15.79%) Java
6 10 (13.16%) Python
7 7 (9.21%) SQL
8 5 (6.58%) TypeScript
9 2 (2.63%) Apple Swift
9 2 (2.63%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.32%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 13 (17.11%) Degree
2 10 (13.16%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (17.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (13.16%) Cloudera
1 10 (13.16%) Greenplum
1 10 (13.16%) Hortonworks
1 10 (13.16%) MuleSoft
1 10 (13.16%) Talend
2 5 (6.58%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.63%) New Relic
3 2 (2.63%) Xamarin
3 2 (2.63%) Zend
4 1 (1.32%) Adobe
4 1 (1.32%) Google
4 1 (1.32%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.32%) SAP
4 1 (1.32%) VMware
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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