Period
to 20 January 2018

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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 122 147
Rank change year-on-year -11 +25 +4
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 18 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.69% 0.55% 0.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.29% 5.63% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 1
Edinburgh median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +77.78% -55.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £39,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £38,000 £41,000 £23,750
Scotland median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% -5.88% +6.25%

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 420 213 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 16.03% 9.78% 7.77%
Number of salaries quoted 274 138 132
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £44,750 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.56% +9.82% -9.44%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,850 £29,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,250 £66,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%

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 20 January 2018, 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 11 (61.11%) Software Engineering
2 10 (55.56%) SDLC
2 10 (55.56%) Java
3 8 (44.44%) Mathematics
3 8 (44.44%) Computer Science
4 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
4 7 (38.89%) AngularJS
4 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
4 7 (38.89%) SQL
4 7 (38.89%) Web Services
5 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (22.22%) Grunt
6 4 (22.22%) gulp
6 4 (22.22%) Web Application Development
6 4 (22.22%) Game Development
6 4 (22.22%) Node.js
6 4 (22.22%) Degree
6 4 (22.22%) HTML
6 4 (22.22%) CSS
6 4 (22.22%) Games
6 4 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (16.67%) DevOps
7 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 3 (16.67%) Hibernate
7 3 (16.67%) Scrum
7 3 (16.67%) Legal
7 3 (16.67%) JUnit
7 3 (16.67%) PHP
7 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (16.67%) TDD

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
2 4 (22.22%) Grunt
2 4 (22.22%) gulp
3 3 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 3 (16.67%) JUnit
3 3 (16.67%) Maven
3 3 (16.67%) Selenium
3 3 (16.67%) Subversion
4 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 4 (22.22%) Games
2 3 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 11 (61.11%) Software Engineer
3 8 (44.44%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 8 (44.44%) Java Engineer
4 7 (38.89%) Java Developer
5 6 (33.33%) Java Software Developer
5 6 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
5 6 (33.33%) Junior
5 6 (33.33%) Junior Developer
5 6 (33.33%) Junior Software Developer
5 6 (33.33%) Junior Software Engineer
5 6 (33.33%) Software Developer
6 4 (22.22%) Games Engineer
6 4 (22.22%) Junior Java Developer
6 4 (22.22%) Junior Java Software Developer
6 4 (22.22%) Junior Java Software Engineer
7 3 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
7 3 (16.67%) Test Engineer
8 2 (11.11%) Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) AngularJS
1 7 (38.89%) Web Services
2 4 (22.22%) CSS
2 4 (22.22%) HTML
2 4 (22.22%) Node.js
3 3 (16.67%) Behat
3 3 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 3 (16.67%) Spring
4 2 (11.11%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Software Engineering
2 10 (55.56%) SDLC
3 8 (44.44%) Mathematics
4 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (22.22%) Game Development
5 4 (22.22%) Web Application Development
6 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (16.67%) BDD
6 3 (16.67%) DevOps
6 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 3 (16.67%) Scrum
6 3 (16.67%) TDD
6 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 3 (16.67%) Test Scripting
7 2 (11.11%) Progressive Enhancement
7 2 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) Java
2 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
2 7 (38.89%) SQL
3 3 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (22.22%) Degree