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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for GitHub Actions skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GitHub Actions over the 6 months to 23 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub Actions
UK > England
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 519 720 876
Rank change year-on-year +201 +156 -
Permanent jobs citing GitHub Actions 826 139 9
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.60% 0.17% 0.011%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.34% 0.40% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 183 83 8
10th Percentile £40,000 £45,000 £48,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £55,000 £58,438
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £75,000 £66,250
Median % change year-on-year -13.33% +13.21% -
75th Percentile £81,125 £86,250 £75,000
90th Percentile £92,000 £95,000 -
UK median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £66,250
% change year-on-year -7.14% +5.66% -

GitHub Actions 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 England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 61,535 34,646 30,413
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 44.95% 42.49% 35.53%
Number of salaries quoted 33,574 27,502 25,195
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,995 £59,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.38% +2.61% +4.55%
75th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £76,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £93,750 £93,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

GitHub Actions
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for GitHub Actions in England

GitHub Actions
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for GitHub Actions in England

GitHub Actions
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing GitHub Actions in England over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

Salary histogram for GitHub Actions in England

GitHub Actions
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub Actions within the England region over the 6 months to 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
London +67 530 £70,000 -15.15% 18
South East +15 121 £75,000 - 4
North of England +5 101 £40,000 -38.46% 3
North West -51 38 £55,000 -15.38% 2
Yorkshire -7 34 £55,000 -26.67%
North East +9 29 £40,000 -30.43% 1
South West -9 26 £48,250 - 2
East of England -60 21 £57,500 - 7
Midlands -67 7 £45,750 +66.36% 1
West Midlands -43 4 £45,750 +52.50% 1
East Midlands -28 3 - -
GitHub Actions
UK

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, IT jobs citing GitHub Actions 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 England region with a requirement for GitHub Actions.

1 826 (100.00%) GitHub
2 566 (68.52%) CI/CD
3 452 (54.72%) AWS
4 430 (52.06%) Agile
5 410 (49.64%) Docker
6 367 (44.43%) Software Engineering
7 362 (43.83%) Kubernetes
8 343 (41.53%) TypeScript
9 327 (39.59%) Node.js
10 322 (38.98%) DevOps
11 312 (37.77%) Azure
12 306 (37.05%) React
13 299 (36.20%) JavaScript
14 282 (34.14%) Python
15 267 (32.32%) Terraform
16 266 (32.20%) Git (software)
17 265 (32.08%) Jenkins
18 259 (31.36%) PostgreSQL
19 237 (28.69%) Full Stack Development
20 230 (27.85%) Serverless
21 207 (25.06%) GraphQL
22 206 (24.94%) Java
23 181 (21.91%) Elasticsearch
24 180 (21.79%) Analytics
25 177 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
26 175 (21.19%) Continuous Improvement
27 169 (20.46%) CSS
28 168 (20.34%) Bash
28 168 (20.34%) GCP
29 157 (19.01%) Infrastructure as Code

GitHub Actions
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 181 (21.91%) Elasticsearch
2 43 (5.21%) Jupyter
3 40 (4.84%) Apache
4 37 (4.48%) Confluence
5 27 (3.27%) Apache Airflow
6 25 (3.03%) GemFire
7 16 (1.94%) Apache Spark
7 16 (1.94%) nginx
8 13 (1.57%) Apache Solr
9 3 (0.36%) CMS
9 3 (0.36%) Ethereum
9 3 (0.36%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.36%) WordPress
10 2 (0.24%) SAS
11 1 (0.12%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (2.54%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.36%) Campfire
Business Applications
1 21 (2.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (2.42%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (0.48%) Magento
3 4 (0.48%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 826 (100.00%) GitHub
2 452 (54.72%) AWS
3 312 (37.77%) Azure
4 230 (27.85%) Serverless
5 168 (20.34%) GCP
6 107 (12.95%) Azure Event Grid
6 107 (12.95%) Azure Service Bus
7 103 (12.47%) Amazon S3
8 100 (12.11%) Pulumi
9 98 (11.86%) Azure Data Factory
10 94 (11.38%) Azure Functions
11 92 (11.14%) AWS Lambda
12 82 (9.93%) Azure Monitor
13 81 (9.81%) Azure Cosmos DB
13 81 (9.81%) Azure Synapse Analytics
14 73 (8.84%) Amazon ECS
15 72 (8.72%) Amazon EC2
16 64 (7.75%) Amazon SQS
17 53 (6.42%) SaaS
18 45 (5.45%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 55 (6.66%) Cisco IPT
2 21 (2.54%) Firewall
2 21 (2.54%) LAN
3 15 (1.82%) DNS
4 12 (1.45%) DSL
4 12 (1.45%) HTTP
5 10 (1.21%) Skype
6 4 (0.48%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.24%) SD-WAN
7 2 (0.24%) WAN
8 1 (0.12%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.12%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.12%) SAN
8 1 (0.12%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 259 (31.36%) PostgreSQL
2 147 (17.80%) Redis
3 108 (13.08%) Big Data
4 94 (11.38%) MySQL
5 84 (10.17%) Data Lake
6 73 (8.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 56 (6.78%) SQL Server
8 50 (6.05%) NoSQL
9 41 (4.96%) Relational Database
10 39 (4.72%) MongoDB
11 36 (4.36%) Amazon RDS
12 32 (3.87%) Apache Cassandra
13 26 (3.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 25 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
15 22 (2.66%) BigQuery
16 15 (1.82%) Electronic Patient Records
17 12 (1.45%) Amazon Aurora
18 9 (1.09%) Amazon Redshift
19 6 (0.73%) Couchbase
20 4 (0.48%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 266 (32.20%) Git (software)
2 265 (32.08%) Jenkins
3 141 (17.07%) CircleCI
4 101 (12.23%) webpack
5 94 (11.38%) JIRA
6 70 (8.47%) GitLab
7 55 (6.66%) Cypress.io
8 30 (3.63%) JUnit
8 30 (3.63%) SonarQube
9 28 (3.39%) Cucumber
9 28 (3.39%) Selenium
10 27 (3.27%) Storybook
11 26 (3.15%) JMeter
11 26 (3.15%) Sonatype Nexus
12 25 (3.03%) PHPUnit
13 24 (2.91%) Octopus Deploy
14 20 (2.42%) Bitbucket
15 15 (1.82%) Babel
15 15 (1.82%) Travis CI
16 12 (1.45%) Spinnaker
General
1 128 (15.50%) Finance
2 125 (15.13%) Social Skills
3 75 (9.08%) Games
4 70 (8.47%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 68 (8.23%) Banking
6 67 (8.11%) Marketing
7 57 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
8 56 (6.78%) Retail
9 27 (3.27%) Law
10 26 (3.15%) Advertising
11 13 (1.57%) Wearables
12 10 (1.21%) Manufacturing
12 10 (1.21%) Publishing
12 10 (1.21%) Retail Finance
13 5 (0.61%) Electronics
13 5 (0.61%) Public Sector
13 5 (0.61%) Telecoms
14 2 (0.24%) Presentation Skills
15 1 (0.12%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 226 (27.36%) Software Engineer
2 185 (22.40%) Developer
3 120 (14.53%) Cloud Engineer
4 90 (10.90%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 89 (10.77%) Security Engineer
5 89 (10.77%) Senior Security Engineer
6 88 (10.65%) DevOps Engineer
7 85 (10.29%) Azure Engineer
7 85 (10.29%) Data Engineer
8 84 (10.17%) Senior Data Engineer
9 79 (9.56%) Senior Developer
10 78 (9.44%) Senior Software Engineer
11 64 (7.75%) Full Stack Developer
12 48 (5.81%) PHP Developer
13 36 (4.36%) Engineering Manager
13 36 (4.36%) Software Engineering Manager
14 25 (3.03%) Principal Engineer
15 23 (2.78%) Integration Engineer
15 23 (2.78%) Senior Integration Engineer
15 23 (2.78%) Software Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 327 (39.59%) Node.js
2 306 (37.05%) React
3 207 (25.06%) GraphQL
4 169 (20.46%) CSS
5 133 (16.10%) Apollo GraphQL
6 129 (15.62%) Kafka
7 126 (15.25%) .NET
8 111 (13.44%) Jest
9 87 (10.53%) HTML
10 85 (10.29%) Vue.js
11 59 (7.14%) Next.js
12 56 (6.78%) Symfony
13 48 (5.81%) Laravel
14 46 (5.57%) jQuery
15 43 (5.21%) React Native
16 42 (5.08%) Spring
17 41 (4.96%) Lambda Expressions
18 38 (4.60%) RESTful
19 33 (4.00%) WebSockets
20 32 (3.87%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 109 (13.20%) User Experience
2 73 (8.84%) NHS
3 66 (7.99%) FMCG
4 57 (6.90%) Self-Motivation
5 49 (5.93%) Cloud Native
5 49 (5.93%) Video\Live Streaming
6 44 (5.33%) Blog
7 35 (4.24%) Management Information System
8 31 (3.75%) Mobile App
9 23 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
9 23 (2.78%) Linux Command Line
9 23 (2.78%) Sports Betting
10 17 (2.06%) Public Cloud
11 16 (1.94%) Social Media
12 14 (1.69%) Augmented Reality
12 14 (1.69%) Virtual Team
13 12 (1.45%) Algorithms
13 12 (1.45%) Blockchain
14 11 (1.33%) Tandem
15 10 (1.21%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 125 (15.13%) Linux
2 48 (5.81%) VMS
3 39 (4.72%) Android
3 39 (4.72%) Windows
4 38 (4.60%) Apple iOS
5 25 (3.03%) Unix
6 21 (2.54%) AIX
7 14 (1.69%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.24%) Tizen
8 2 (0.24%) webOS
9 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 566 (68.52%) CI/CD
2 430 (52.06%) Agile
3 367 (44.43%) Software Engineering
4 322 (38.98%) DevOps
5 237 (28.69%) Full Stack Development
6 180 (21.79%) Analytics
7 177 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
8 175 (21.19%) Continuous Improvement
9 157 (19.01%) Infrastructure as Code
10 154 (18.64%) Test Automation
11 143 (17.31%) Microservices
12 142 (17.19%) TDD
13 122 (14.77%) Problem-Solving
14 117 (14.16%) ETL
14 117 (14.16%) SDLC
15 111 (13.44%) Scrum
16 106 (12.83%) Observability
17 105 (12.71%) Data Analytics
18 104 (12.59%) Pair Programming
19 100 (12.11%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 343 (41.53%) TypeScript
2 299 (36.20%) JavaScript
3 282 (34.14%) Python
4 206 (24.94%) Java
5 168 (20.34%) Bash
6 151 (18.28%) SQL
7 114 (13.80%) PHP
8 103 (12.47%) PowerShell
8 103 (12.47%) Scala
9 71 (8.60%) Rust
10 66 (7.99%) Go
11 59 (7.14%) C#
12 49 (5.93%) Kotlin
13 48 (5.81%) ES6
14 47 (5.69%) C
15 35 (4.24%) C++
16 26 (3.15%) Lua
17 21 (2.54%) Groovy
17 21 (2.54%) Ruby
17 21 (2.54%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 61 (7.38%) Degree
2 55 (6.66%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 55 (6.66%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (6.66%) CISSP
3 12 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (1.33%) Numerate Degree
5 3 (0.36%) AWS Certification
5 3 (0.36%) OCP
5 3 (0.36%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (10.41%) QA
2 27 (3.27%) SLA
3 24 (2.91%) Accessibility
4 14 (1.69%) SEPA
5 10 (1.21%) GDPR
5 10 (1.21%) HIPAA
5 10 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.85%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.73%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 410 (49.64%) Docker
2 34 (4.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 25 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.73%) Active Directory
5 5 (0.61%) Ceph
5 5 (0.61%) NFS
6 4 (0.48%) Varnish
6 4 (0.48%) VirtualBox
7 3 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 362 (43.83%) Kubernetes
2 267 (32.32%) Terraform
3 96 (11.62%) Ansible
4 67 (8.11%) Grafana
5 66 (7.99%) Prometheus
6 38 (4.60%) Opscode Chef
7 21 (2.54%) Docker Swarm
8 16 (1.94%) Packer
9 15 (1.82%) Graphite
10 14 (1.69%) Puppet
11 12 (1.45%) StatsD
12 7 (0.85%) HP Fortify
12 7 (0.85%) Kibana
12 7 (0.85%) Kustomize
13 5 (0.61%) Hadoop YARN
13 5 (0.61%) Mesos
14 4 (0.48%) CASB
14 4 (0.48%) Istio
15 3 (0.36%) Nagios
15 3 (0.36%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 122 (14.77%) Microsoft
2 94 (11.38%) Databricks
3 70 (8.47%) Google
4 44 (5.33%) Netlify
5 28 (3.39%) New Relic
6 26 (3.15%) SAP
6 26 (3.15%) VMware
7 22 (2.66%) Salesforce.com
8 21 (2.54%) Oracle
8 21 (2.54%) Siemens
8 21 (2.54%) SolarWinds
9 17 (2.06%) Adobe
9 17 (2.06%) PagerDuty
10 16 (1.94%) Brandwatch
11 10 (1.21%) Confluent
11 10 (1.21%) mParticle
11 10 (1.21%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
11 10 (1.21%) Tealium
11 10 (1.21%) WorldPay
12 9 (1.09%) Sony