Period
to 9 May 2021

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 9 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
9 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 80 71 93
Rank change year-on-year -9 +22 +63
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 4 35 48
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.50% 2.68% 2.29%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.45% 7.31% 8.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2 34 7
10th Percentile £38,250 £30,725 £28,750
25th Percentile £43,125 £31,250 £30,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £41,000 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year +28.05% +17.14% -6.67%
75th Percentile £63,125 £43,750 £46,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £49,250 £49,750
North West median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +22.22% - +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 276 479 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 34.20% 36.70% 25.70%
Number of salaries quoted 254 399 397
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
25th Percentile £32,114 £37,500 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.61% +2.22% -
75th Percentile £53,750 £56,875 £55,025
90th Percentile £69,625 £67,500 £70,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for GitHub in Cheshire

GitHub
Salary Trend in Cheshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing GitHub in Cheshire.

Salary trend for GitHub in Cheshire

GitHub
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing GitHub in Cheshire over the 6 months to 9 May 2021.

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 9 May 2021. 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
Wilmslow +21 1 - -
Chester -3 1 £70,000 +75.00%
Runcorn - 1 £35,000 -
GitHub
North West

For the 6 months to 9 May 2021, 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 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) AWS
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) Azure
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) JMeter
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) AWS
2 2 (50.00%) Azure
3 1 (25.00%) AWS CodeDeploy
3 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (25.00%) GCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) JMeter
2 1 (25.00%) PHPUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Postman
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (25.00%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Azure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) AWS DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Azure DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Junior DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Junior DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Core
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Core
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure as Code
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Sprint Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA