Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for GitHub skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GitHub over the 6 months to 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 155 142
Rank change year-on-year +20 -13 +36
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 34 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.24% 0.42% 0.23%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.55% 2.92% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 5
Cheshire median annual salary £43,750 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.38% -11.11% +2.86%
10th Percentile £19,875 £29,950 £19,600
90th Percentile £71,875 £62,500 £80,000
North West median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +11.84% -5.00%

GitHub is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 519 411 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 18.87% 14.54% 10.51%
Number of salaries quoted 419 345 192
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £25,500 £23,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £56,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing GitHub as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for GitHub in Cheshire

GitHub
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GitHub in Cheshire.

Salary trend for GitHub in Cheshire

GitHub
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GitHub in Cheshire over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for GitHub in Cheshire

GitHub
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 21 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Daresbury - 14 - -
Warrington +13 10 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Chester -6 4 £27,500 -54.17% 1
Macclesfield - 2 £82,500 -
GitHub
North West

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, IT jobs citing GitHub also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 32 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 31 (91.18%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (88.24%) HTML
4 29 (85.29%) PHP
4 29 (85.29%) MySQL
4 29 (85.29%) CSS
4 29 (85.29%) SQL Server
4 29 (85.29%) jQuery
5 28 (82.35%) REST
5 28 (82.35%) Web Services
5 28 (82.35%) MVC
6 27 (79.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 26 (76.47%) MariaDB
7 26 (76.47%) API Integration
8 22 (64.71%) SQL
8 22 (64.71%) OO
9 21 (61.76%) Linux
9 21 (61.76%) Unix
9 21 (61.76%) Git (software)
10 20 (58.82%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (58.82%) Dependency Injection
10 20 (58.82%) Laravel
10 20 (58.82%) MongoDB
11 19 (55.88%) RabbitMQ
11 19 (55.88%) PHPUnit
11 19 (55.88%) Process Improvement
11 19 (55.88%) Test Automation
11 19 (55.88%) New Relic
11 19 (55.88%) Linux Command Line

GitHub
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (2.94%) Apache
1 1 (2.94%) Apache Solr
1 1 (2.94%) nginx
1 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 31 (91.18%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (26.47%) DigitalOcean
3 2 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.94%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (2.94%) Route 53
4 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (85.29%) MySQL
1 29 (85.29%) SQL Server
2 26 (76.47%) MariaDB
3 20 (58.82%) MongoDB
4 3 (8.82%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (5.88%) Amazon Aurora
6 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (61.76%) Git (software)
2 19 (55.88%) PHPUnit
3 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.94%) GitLab
3 1 (2.94%) Gradle
3 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.94%) JUnit
3 1 (2.94%) Liquibase
3 1 (2.94%) MSTest
3 1 (2.94%) NUnit
General
1 2 (5.88%) Retail
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.94%) Marketing
2 1 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (91.18%) Developer
2 28 (82.35%) PHP Developer
3 18 (52.94%) Backend Developer
4 9 (26.47%) MySQL Developer
4 9 (26.47%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 8 (23.53%) Junior
5 8 (23.53%) Junior Backend Developer
5 8 (23.53%) Junior Developer
5 8 (23.53%) Junior PHP Developer
5 8 (23.53%) Junior PHP Web Developer
5 8 (23.53%) Junior Web Developer
5 8 (23.53%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
5 8 (23.53%) PHP Web Developer
5 8 (23.53%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.88%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.88%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.88%) ETL Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (88.24%) HTML
2 29 (85.29%) CSS
2 29 (85.29%) jQuery
3 28 (82.35%) REST
3 28 (82.35%) Web Services
4 27 (79.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 20 (58.82%) Laravel
6 19 (55.88%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (8.82%) XML
8 2 (5.88%) .NET
8 2 (5.88%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
9 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (2.94%) Ember.js
9 1 (2.94%) GraphQL
9 1 (2.94%) Guava
9 1 (2.94%) LESS
9 1 (2.94%) Node.js
9 1 (2.94%) React
9 1 (2.94%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 19 (55.88%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.88%) Taxonomies
3 1 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.94%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 21 (61.76%) Linux
1 21 (61.76%) Unix
2 1 (2.94%) CentOS
2 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (82.35%) MVC
3 26 (76.47%) API Integration
4 22 (64.71%) OO
5 20 (58.82%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (58.82%) Dependency Injection
6 19 (55.88%) Collaborative Working
6 19 (55.88%) Process Improvement
6 19 (55.88%) Test Automation
7 18 (52.94%) Task Automation
8 9 (26.47%) Web Development
9 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
10 2 (5.88%) Business Analysis
10 2 (5.88%) Business Process Analysis
10 2 (5.88%) Data Analysis
10 2 (5.88%) ETL
10 2 (5.88%) OOP
10 2 (5.88%) Project Management
10 2 (5.88%) TDD
10 2 (5.88%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 32 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 29 (85.29%) PHP
3 22 (64.71%) SQL
4 5 (14.71%) Java
5 4 (11.76%) Python
6 2 (5.88%) C#
6 2 (5.88%) Perl
6 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.94%) C++
7 1 (2.94%) Delphi
7 1 (2.94%) Java 8
7 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) New Relic
2 2 (5.88%) Hyperion
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle
2 2 (5.88%) Talend
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft