Period
to 18 August 2019

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 18 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 87 137 149
Rank change year-on-year +50 +12 -11
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 49 30 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.52% 1.03% 0.44%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.97% 5.20% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 15
Cheshire median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -18.75% -11.11%
10th Percentile £26,750 £19,600 £29,950
90th Percentile £54,600 £60,000 £62,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +20.00%

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 546 577 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 28.06% 19.77% 15.47%
Number of salaries quoted 443 467 359
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,800
90th Percentile £65,500 £67,500 £67,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 18 August 2019.

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 18 August 2019. 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
Chester +11 13 £35,000 +27.27% 4
Daresbury -2 11 - -
Warrington +11 2 £49,500 -10.00% 2
Knutsford - 1 - - 3
GitHub
North West

For the 6 months to 18 August 2019, 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 34 (69.39%) Linux
2 30 (61.22%) Docker
2 30 (61.22%) DevOps
3 28 (57.14%) Jenkins
4 27 (55.10%) Serverless
5 26 (53.06%) Shell Script
6 25 (51.02%) Amazon RDS
6 25 (51.02%) Ansible
6 25 (51.02%) Datadog
6 25 (51.02%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 25 (51.02%) Multithreading
6 25 (51.02%) RESTful
6 25 (51.02%) Amazon EC2
6 25 (51.02%) Amazon S3
6 25 (51.02%) Amazon AWS
6 25 (51.02%) Big Data
6 25 (51.02%) Slack
6 25 (51.02%) Linux Command Line
6 25 (51.02%) AWS Lambda
6 25 (51.02%) Terraform
7 20 (40.82%) Python
8 19 (38.78%) XML
8 19 (38.78%) JSON
8 19 (38.78%) Amazon SQS
8 19 (38.78%) API Design
8 19 (38.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 16 (32.65%) CSS
9 16 (32.65%) HTML
10 14 (28.57%) Git (software)
11 13 (26.53%) Laravel

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 8 (16.33%) WordPress
2 5 (10.20%) CMS
3 2 (4.08%) Confluence
4 1 (2.04%) Apache
4 1 (2.04%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 27 (55.10%) Serverless
2 25 (51.02%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (51.02%) Amazon EC2
2 25 (51.02%) Amazon S3
2 25 (51.02%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 25 (51.02%) AWS Lambda
2 25 (51.02%) Datadog
2 25 (51.02%) Slack
3 19 (38.78%) Amazon SQS
4 5 (10.20%) Asana
5 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (2.04%) Apigee
6 1 (2.04%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (51.02%) Amazon RDS
1 25 (51.02%) Big Data
2 19 (38.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 13 (26.53%) MySQL
4 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
5 6 (12.24%) MariaDB
6 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 14 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 8 (16.33%) Bitbucket
3 8 (16.33%) GitLab
4 7 (14.29%) JIRA
5 3 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (4.08%) Selenium
6 2 (4.08%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.04%) Hudson
7 1 (2.04%) JUnit
7 1 (2.04%) Maven
7 1 (2.04%) NUnit
7 1 (2.04%) TestNG
7 1 (2.04%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (2.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (93.88%) Developer
2 19 (38.78%) Python Developer
3 10 (20.41%) Web Developer
4 7 (14.29%) Full Stack Web Developer
4 7 (14.29%) PHP Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (10.20%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (10.20%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Designer
6 3 (6.12%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Web Designer
7 2 (4.08%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.04%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.04%) Augmented Reality Developer
8 1 (2.04%) Programmer
8 1 (2.04%) Python Programmer
8 1 (2.04%) Software Programmer
8 1 (2.04%) Test Automation Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (51.02%) RESTful
2 19 (38.78%) JSON
2 19 (38.78%) XML
3 16 (32.65%) CSS
3 16 (32.65%) HTML
4 13 (26.53%) Laravel
5 10 (20.41%) REST
6 9 (18.37%) Web Services
7 8 (16.33%) jQuery
8 7 (14.29%) CSS3
8 7 (14.29%) HTML5
8 7 (14.29%) LAMP
8 7 (14.29%) LEMP Stack
8 7 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (10.20%) .NET
9 5 (10.20%) Tailwind CSS
10 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET
10 3 (6.12%) SOAP
11 2 (4.08%) AngularJS
11 2 (4.08%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 25 (51.02%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.08%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.04%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.04%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (69.39%) Linux
2 5 (10.20%) Mac OS
3 1 (2.04%) CentOS
3 1 (2.04%) Debian
3 1 (2.04%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (61.22%) DevOps
2 25 (51.02%) Multithreading
3 19 (38.78%) API Design
4 13 (26.53%) OO
5 11 (22.45%) API Integration
6 9 (18.37%) MVC
6 9 (18.37%) TDD
6 9 (18.37%) Web Development
7 7 (14.29%) Fintech
7 7 (14.29%) Front End Development
7 7 (14.29%) OOP
8 6 (12.24%) Unit Testing
9 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (10.20%) Migration
9 5 (10.20%) OO PHP
10 3 (6.12%) Analytics
10 3 (6.12%) Microservices
10 3 (6.12%) Scrum
10 3 (6.12%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 26 (53.06%) Shell Script
2 20 (40.82%) Python
3 12 (24.49%) JavaScript
4 10 (20.41%) PHP
5 5 (10.20%) C#
5 5 (10.20%) SQL
6 2 (4.08%) Java
6 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.04%) Degree
System Software
1 30 (61.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 25 (51.02%) Ansible
1 25 (51.02%) Terraform
2 2 (4.08%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (10.20%) Marketo
1 5 (10.20%) Pardot
1 5 (10.20%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.08%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.04%) MuleSoft