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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GitHub over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GitHub
Rank 184 178 221
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +43
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 51 39 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.88% 0.73% 0.25%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.46% 9.05% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 46 39 13
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -9.09%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
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
603 431 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 10.37% 8.10% 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 438 352 253
Median salary £45,000 £39,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

GitHub
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing GitHub as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 September 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -13 32 £42,500 +46.55% 2
Warwickshire -14 8 £24,000 -46.66% 1
Staffordshire - 4 £37,500 - 1
Worcestershire - 1 £25,000 -
GitHub
England

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing GitHub also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 70 (84.34%) JavaScript
2 57 (68.67%) CSS
3 44 (53.01%) HTML
4 37 (44.58%) C#
4 37 (44.58%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (39.76%) Java
6 29 (34.94%) Degree
7 28 (33.73%) PHP
8 27 (32.53%) Finance
8 27 (32.53%) jQuery
8 27 (32.53%) Git (software)
9 26 (31.33%) SQL Server
10 24 (28.92%) Team Foundation Server
10 24 (28.92%) Case Management
11 23 (27.71%) SQL
11 23 (27.71%) MVC
12 19 (22.89%) Magento
12 19 (22.89%) Web Development
12 19 (22.89%) Sass
12 19 (22.89%) User Experience
13 18 (21.69%) Front End Development
13 18 (21.69%) AngularJS
13 18 (21.69%) Computer Science
14 16 (19.28%) OO
15 15 (18.07%) OOP
15 15 (18.07%) TDD
16 14 (16.87%) PHPUnit
17 13 (15.66%) Software Engineering
17 13 (15.66%) .NET
18 12 (14.46%) MySQL

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (10.84%) Drupal
2 4 (4.82%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.20%) CMS
3 1 (1.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (22.89%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.41%) SaaS
3 1 (1.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.61%) Skype
2 1 (1.20%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (1.20%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (31.33%) SQL Server
2 12 (14.46%) MySQL
3 4 (4.82%) EDRMS
4 3 (3.61%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (3.61%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.20%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (32.53%) Git (software)
2 24 (28.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (16.87%) PHPUnit
4 9 (10.84%) gulp
5 7 (8.43%) Grunt
6 5 (6.02%) JIRA
7 3 (3.61%) CruiseControl
7 3 (3.61%) JSUnit
7 3 (3.61%) Karma Test Runner
7 3 (3.61%) Mocha
7 3 (3.61%) PhpStorm
7 3 (3.61%) Selenium
7 3 (3.61%) Subversion
7 3 (3.61%) Visual Studio
7 3 (3.61%) Xcode
8 2 (2.41%) webpack
9 1 (1.20%) Artifactory
9 1 (1.20%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.20%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 27 (32.53%) Finance
2 4 (4.82%) Games
3 2 (2.41%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.20%) Billing
Job Titles
1 70 (84.34%) Developer
2 17 (20.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 12 (14.46%) PHP Developer
4 11 (13.25%) Magento Developer
5 9 (10.84%) Angular Developer
5 9 (10.84%) Senior Developer
6 8 (9.64%) Development Manager
6 8 (9.64%) Development Team Manager
6 8 (9.64%) Web Developer
7 7 (8.43%) .NET Developer
7 7 (8.43%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (7.23%) Junior
8 6 (7.23%) Junior Developer
9 4 (4.82%) Applications Support
9 4 (4.82%) C# Developer
9 4 (4.82%) Head of Application Development
9 4 (4.82%) Head of Development
9 4 (4.82%) Lead Developer
9 4 (4.82%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 4 (4.82%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (68.67%) CSS
2 44 (53.01%) HTML
3 27 (32.53%) jQuery
4 19 (22.89%) Sass
5 18 (21.69%) AngularJS
6 13 (15.66%) .NET
7 12 (14.46%) ASP.NET
8 11 (13.25%) Ember.js
8 11 (13.25%) OOCSS
8 11 (13.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 10 (12.05%) HTML5
9 10 (12.05%) LESS
10 9 (10.84%) Haml
10 9 (10.84%) React
10 9 (10.84%) Ruby on Rails
11 8 (9.64%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (8.43%) .NET Framework
12 7 (8.43%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (8.43%) DOM
12 7 (8.43%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.89%) User Experience
2 18 (21.69%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.02%) Blog
3 5 (6.02%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.82%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.61%) iPad
6 1 (1.20%) Oculus Rift
6 1 (1.20%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.20%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.05%) Linux
2 3 (3.61%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (44.58%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (28.92%) Case Management
3 23 (27.71%) MVC
4 19 (22.89%) Web Development
5 18 (21.69%) Front End Development
6 16 (19.28%) OO
7 15 (18.07%) OOP
7 15 (18.07%) TDD
8 13 (15.66%) Software Engineering
9 12 (14.46%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (14.46%) Scrum
9 12 (14.46%) SDLC
9 12 (14.46%) Waterfall
10 11 (13.25%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
11 10 (12.05%) Open Source
12 9 (10.84%) BDD
13 8 (9.64%) E-Commerce
13 8 (9.64%) Functional Testing
14 5 (6.02%) Mobile First
15 4 (4.82%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 70 (84.34%) JavaScript
2 37 (44.58%) C#
3 33 (39.76%) Java
4 28 (33.73%) PHP
5 23 (27.71%) SQL
6 12 (14.46%) Python
7 11 (13.25%) ES6
7 11 (13.25%) Ruby
8 9 (10.84%) CoffeeScript
9 6 (7.23%) PHP 5
10 3 (3.61%) Apple Swift
10 3 (3.61%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.20%) Erlang
11 1 (1.20%) F#
11 1 (1.20%) Haskell
11 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 29 (34.94%) Degree
2 1 (1.20%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (13.25%) cPanel
2 1 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.20%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (13.25%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.84%) Google
3 8 (9.64%) Twitter
4 5 (6.02%) Facebook
5 3 (3.61%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.20%) Cisco
6 1 (1.20%) EMC
6 1 (1.20%) VMware
6 1 (1.20%) Zend
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