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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GitHub
Rank 187 168 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 17 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.35% 0.29% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.14% 11.21% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 0
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.23% +13.33%
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
238 107 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.86% 2.61% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 209 94 130
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £72,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.37% -1.11%

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 6 March 2015.

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 6 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
Warwickshire -4 17 £40,000 -5.88% 2
GitHub
England

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 38 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 25 (65.79%) AngularJS
3 24 (63.16%) SQL Server
4 22 (57.89%) C#
5 21 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (52.63%) HTML
7 16 (42.11%) .NET
8 15 (39.47%) CSS
9 14 (36.84%) Git (software)
10 13 (34.21%) Node.js
10 13 (34.21%) User Experience
11 12 (31.58%) MVC
12 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET
12 11 (28.95%) SQL
12 11 (28.95%) .NET Framework
12 11 (28.95%) JSON
12 11 (28.95%) QA
13 8 (21.05%) jQuery
13 8 (21.05%) PHP
14 7 (18.42%) Web Services
14 7 (18.42%) E-Commerce
14 7 (18.42%) RESTful
14 7 (18.42%) Google
14 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (18.42%) LESS
15 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
15 6 (15.79%) MongoDB
15 6 (15.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 6 (15.79%) ExpressJS
15 6 (15.79%) Web Application Development

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 (34.21%) Node.js
2 3 (7.89%) Drupal
2 3 (7.89%) WordPress
3 2 (5.26%) CMS
3 2 (5.26%) Joomla!
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (15.79%) PaaS
1 6 (15.79%) Heroku
2 1 (2.63%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (63.16%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.79%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (36.84%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.26%) Mercurial
2 2 (5.26%) Subversion
3 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (15.79%) Marketing
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Automotive
2 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (39.47%) C# Developer
3 7 (18.42%) Web Developer
4 6 (15.79%) SQL Developer
4 6 (15.79%) ScrumMaster
4 6 (15.79%) Node.js Developer
5 4 (10.53%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Junior
6 2 (5.26%) Programmer
6 2 (5.26%) Junior Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Junior Web Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Web Programmer
6 2 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (2.63%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (65.79%) AngularJS
2 20 (52.63%) HTML
3 16 (42.11%) .NET
4 15 (39.47%) CSS
5 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET
5 11 (28.95%) .NET Framework
5 11 (28.95%) JSON
6 8 (21.05%) jQuery
7 7 (18.42%) RESTful
7 7 (18.42%) Web Services
7 7 (18.42%) LESS
8 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (15.79%) ExpressJS
8 6 (15.79%) XML
8 6 (15.79%) Middleware
8 6 (15.79%) Ruby on Rails
8 6 (15.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 6 (15.79%) Mustache
9 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (13.16%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (34.21%) User Experience
2 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (13.16%) New Media
4 1 (2.63%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (31.58%) MVC
3 7 (18.42%) E-Commerce
4 6 (15.79%) CRM
4 6 (15.79%) Scrum
4 6 (15.79%) Web Application Development
5 5 (13.16%) TDD
5 5 (13.16%) Web Development
6 2 (5.26%) Refactoring
6 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (2.63%) DevOps
7 1 (2.63%) Product Management
7 1 (2.63%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 22 (57.89%) C#
3 11 (28.95%) SQL
4 8 (21.05%) PHP
5 6 (15.79%) Ruby
5 6 (15.79%) T-SQL
6 5 (13.16%) VB
6 5 (13.16%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (28.95%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Google
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.26%) Twitter
4 1 (2.63%) Rackspace
4 1 (2.63%) New Relic
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