Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 133 151
Rank change year-on-year +13 +18 +5
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 30 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.11% 0.22% 0.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.56% 2.29% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 2
Edinburgh median annual salary £35,000 £22,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +55.56% -30.77% -35.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £21,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £38,000 £23,750 £44,000
Scotland median annual salary £37,500 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.85% -8.24% -15.00%

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 397 218 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 14.72% 9.41% 6.87%
Number of salaries quoted 276 133 121
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% +10.67% -8.54%
10th Percentile £30,875 £30,600 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £64,750 £66,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for GitHub in Edinburgh

GitHub
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for GitHub in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 17 (56.67%) JavaScript
2 16 (53.33%) Web Services
3 15 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 14 (46.67%) AngularJS
5 12 (40.00%) CSS
5 12 (40.00%) HTML
5 12 (40.00%) Java
6 11 (36.67%) Computer Science
7 10 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 10 (33.33%) SOAP
7 10 (33.33%) XML
7 10 (33.33%) REST
8 9 (30.00%) Analytics
8 9 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 9 (30.00%) ServiceNow
8 9 (30.00%) Presales
8 9 (30.00%) ITSM
8 9 (30.00%) Workflow
8 9 (30.00%) Ajax
9 8 (26.67%) Mathematics
9 8 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (26.67%) SDLC
10 7 (23.33%) Computer Science Degree
10 7 (23.33%) Degree
10 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (23.33%) SQL
11 5 (16.67%) TDD
12 4 (13.33%) Games
12 4 (13.33%) BDD
12 4 (13.33%) Test Automation

GitHub
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (3.33%) Apache
1 1 (3.33%) Confluence
1 1 (3.33%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Big Data
1 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (10.00%) Grunt
2 3 (10.00%) gulp
2 3 (10.00%) JIRA
2 3 (10.00%) JUnit
2 3 (10.00%) Selenium
3 2 (6.67%) Maven
3 2 (6.67%) Subversion
4 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (13.33%) Games
2 3 (10.00%) Legal
3 2 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (76.67%) Developer
2 12 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 9 (30.00%) ServiceNow Developer
4 8 (26.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 8 (26.67%) Java Engineer
5 7 (23.33%) Java Developer
5 7 (23.33%) Software Developer
6 6 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
6 6 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
6 6 (20.00%) Junior
6 6 (20.00%) Junior Developer
6 6 (20.00%) Junior Software Developer
6 6 (20.00%) Junior Software Engineer
7 4 (13.33%) Games Engineer
7 4 (13.33%) Junior Java Developer
7 4 (13.33%) Junior Java Software Developer
7 4 (13.33%) Junior Java Software Engineer
8 3 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
8 3 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (53.33%) Web Services
2 14 (46.67%) AngularJS
3 12 (40.00%) CSS
3 12 (40.00%) HTML
4 10 (33.33%) REST
4 10 (33.33%) SOAP
4 10 (33.33%) XML
5 9 (30.00%) Ajax
5 9 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (10.00%) Behat
6 3 (10.00%) Node.js
7 2 (6.67%) .NET
7 2 (6.67%) Hibernate
7 2 (6.67%) Spring
7 2 (6.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
8 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (3.33%) Java EE
8 1 (3.33%) JSON
8 1 (3.33%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.33%) Android
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 9 (30.00%) Analytics
2 9 (30.00%) ITSM
2 9 (30.00%) Presales
2 9 (30.00%) Workflow
3 8 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (26.67%) Mathematics
3 8 (26.67%) SDLC
4 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (16.67%) TDD
6 4 (13.33%) BDD
6 4 (13.33%) Game Development
6 4 (13.33%) Test Automation
7 3 (10.00%) DevOps
7 3 (10.00%) iOS Development
7 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.00%) Scrum
7 3 (10.00%) Test Scripting
7 3 (10.00%) Web Application Development
8 2 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) JavaScript
2 12 (40.00%) Java
3 7 (23.33%) SQL
4 3 (10.00%) PHP
5 2 (6.67%) Apple Swift
5 2 (6.67%) C#
5 2 (6.67%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.33%) F#
6 1 (3.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 7 (23.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle