Period
to 18 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
18 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 20 37 57
Rank change year-on-year +17 +20 -
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 38 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 13.97% 0.56% 1.23%
As % of the Cloud Services category 29.01% 2.22% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 38 1 5
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £28,850
90th Percentile £43,750 £46,250 £43,750
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £60,000 £36,750
% change year-on-year -29.17% +63.27% -0.68%

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 Chester with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 131 45 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 48.16% 25.00% 23.77%
Number of salaries quoted 119 38 92
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £41,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.80% -1.76% +17.24%
10th Percentile £26,650 £26,925 £26,025
90th Percentile £67,500 £72,875 £64,750
Cheshire median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.22% +5.88% +16.44%

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for GitHub in Chester

GitHub
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for GitHub in Chester

GitHub
Salary Histogram in Chester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GitHub in Chester over the 6 months to 18 February 2020.

Salary histogram for GitHub in Chester

For the 6 months to 18 February 2020, 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 Chester region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 35 (92.11%) Bitbucket
2 34 (89.47%) REST
2 34 (89.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 34 (89.47%) Test Automation
2 34 (89.47%) WebDriver
2 34 (89.47%) Java
2 34 (89.47%) SOAP
2 34 (89.47%) Maven
2 34 (89.47%) Selenium
3 33 (86.84%) Scrum
4 32 (84.21%) JUnit
4 32 (84.21%) C#
4 32 (84.21%) .NET
4 32 (84.21%) Cucumber
4 32 (84.21%) BDD
4 32 (84.21%) Continuous Integration
4 32 (84.21%) TestNG
4 32 (84.21%) NUnit
4 32 (84.21%) Hudson
4 32 (84.21%) Jenkins
4 32 (84.21%) Microservices
4 32 (84.21%) Docker
5 31 (81.58%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (47.37%) JavaScript
7 17 (44.74%) SQL
7 17 (44.74%) VBScript
7 17 (44.74%) Shell Script
7 17 (44.74%) ASP.NET Web API
8 15 (39.47%) Appium
9 5 (13.16%) QA

GitHub
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 2 (5.26%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 35 (92.11%) Bitbucket
2 34 (89.47%) Maven
2 34 (89.47%) Selenium
2 34 (89.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 34 (89.47%) WebDriver
3 32 (84.21%) Cucumber
3 32 (84.21%) Hudson
3 32 (84.21%) Jenkins
3 32 (84.21%) JUnit
3 32 (84.21%) NUnit
3 32 (84.21%) TestNG
4 15 (39.47%) Appium
5 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
5 3 (7.89%) GitLab
General
1 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (73.68%) Automation Engineer
2 6 (15.79%) Tester
3 4 (10.53%) Automation Tester
3 4 (10.53%) Developer
3 4 (10.53%) QA Automation Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) QA Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Junior
4 3 (7.89%) Junior Automation Tester
4 3 (7.89%) Junior Tester
5 2 (5.26%) Magento Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (2.63%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (2.63%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Full Stack Web Developer
6 1 (2.63%) PHP Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (89.47%) REST
1 34 (89.47%) SOAP
2 32 (84.21%) .NET
3 17 (44.74%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (5.26%) Laravel
5 1 (2.63%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (2.63%) CSS
5 1 (2.63%) CSS3
5 1 (2.63%) HTML
5 1 (2.63%) HTML5
5 1 (2.63%) jQuery
5 1 (2.63%) LAMP
5 1 (2.63%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (2.63%) RESTful
5 1 (2.63%) Symfony
5 1 (2.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (2.63%) Marketing Technology
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (89.47%) Test Automation
2 33 (86.84%) Scrum
3 32 (84.21%) BDD
3 32 (84.21%) Continuous Integration
3 32 (84.21%) Microservices
4 31 (81.58%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.53%) QA Automation
6 2 (5.26%) Migration
6 2 (5.26%) Test Scripting
7 1 (2.63%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (2.63%) Fintech
7 1 (2.63%) Front End Development
7 1 (2.63%) Global Marketing
7 1 (2.63%) MVC
7 1 (2.63%) OO
7 1 (2.63%) OOP
7 1 (2.63%) Stress Testing
7 1 (2.63%) TDD
7 1 (2.63%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.63%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (89.47%) Java
2 32 (84.21%) C#
3 18 (47.37%) JavaScript
4 17 (44.74%) Shell Script
4 17 (44.74%) SQL
4 17 (44.74%) VBScript
5 4 (10.53%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) QA
System Software
1 32 (84.21%) Docker