Period
to 17 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 17 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
UK > England
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 279 288 392
Rank change year-on-year +9 +104 +74
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 1,693 1,879 1,323
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.22% 1.15% 0.80%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.75% 5.54% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1,162 1,459 1,097
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% +15.79%
10th Percentile £33,750 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £88,675 £80,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% +15.79%

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 England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 35,642 33,894 23,275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 25.65% 20.68% 14.04%
Number of salaries quoted 28,632 28,371 19,631
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +2.94% +2.00%
10th Percentile £30,500 £28,250 £28,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for GitHub in England

GitHub
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for GitHub in England

GitHub
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GitHub in England over the 6 months to 17 February 2019.

Salary histogram for GitHub in England

GitHub
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 within the England region over the 6 months to 17 February 2019. 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
London -16 766 £65,000 +4.00% 213
South East -1 282 £55,000 +22.22% 47
North of England +81 271 £49,337 +16.09% 70
Midlands +57 154 £40,000 +21.21% 24
Yorkshire +108 131 £49,337 -1.33% 28
North West +40 126 £47,500 +26.67% 36
South West +17 110 £55,000 +29.41% 22
East of England -2 89 £50,340 +7.33% 26
East Midlands +37 77 £40,000 +37.93% 11
West Midlands +32 77 £45,000 +38.46% 13
North East +17 14 £49,337 -9.47% 6
GitHub
UK

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, 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 England region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 997 (58.89%) Agile Software Development
2 742 (43.83%) JavaScript
3 651 (38.45%) Java
4 632 (37.33%) Jenkins
5 612 (36.15%) Amazon AWS
6 589 (34.79%) Git (software)
7 556 (32.84%) DevOps
8 489 (28.88%) HTML
9 476 (28.12%) CSS
10 468 (27.64%) Linux
11 463 (27.35%) Continuous Integration
12 454 (26.82%) Docker
13 442 (26.11%) Python
14 420 (24.81%) SQL
15 376 (22.21%) Software Engineering
16 368 (21.74%) TDD
16 368 (21.74%) Node.js
17 367 (21.68%) Microsoft Azure
18 346 (20.44%) Scrum
19 331 (19.55%) JIRA
20 302 (17.84%) C#
20 302 (17.84%) Test Automation
20 302 (17.84%) React
21 285 (16.83%) Ansible
22 273 (16.13%) Degree
23 268 (15.83%) Microservices
24 265 (15.65%) REST
24 265 (15.65%) AngularJS
25 264 (15.59%) Kubernetes
26 262 (15.48%) Open Source

GitHub
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
1 138 (8.15%) Apache
2 123 (7.27%) Confluence
3 118 (6.97%) Apache Spark
3 118 (6.97%) Elasticsearch
4 76 (4.49%) Cloud Foundry
5 74 (4.37%) CMS
6 65 (3.84%) WordPress
7 63 (3.72%) Tomcat
8 47 (2.78%) nginx
9 42 (2.48%) Drupal
10 30 (1.77%) SharePoint
11 27 (1.59%) Mule
11 27 (1.59%) OpenStack
12 22 (1.30%) Apache Solr
13 20 (1.18%) IIS
14 19 (1.12%) GlassFish
15 18 (1.06%) Anypoint
15 18 (1.06%) Ethereum
15 18 (1.06%) JBoss
16 16 (0.95%) WebLogic
Applications
1 21 (1.24%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (1.12%) Photoshop
3 10 (0.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 9 (0.53%) Microsoft Excel
5 6 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (0.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 4 (0.24%) Mingle
8 3 (0.18%) MS Visio
9 2 (0.12%) InVision
9 2 (0.12%) SPSS
10 1 (0.059%) 3ds Max
10 1 (0.059%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.059%) Chatbot
10 1 (0.059%) InDesign
10 1 (0.059%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 41 (2.42%) Magento
2 23 (1.36%) Payment Gateway
3 10 (0.59%) Distributed Ledger
4 8 (0.47%) Summit
5 5 (0.30%) R3 Corda
6 4 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.24%) NetSuite
6 4 (0.24%) Scribe Insight
7 3 (0.18%) Eloqua
8 2 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.12%) SAP Business One
8 2 (0.12%) Shopify
8 2 (0.12%) Teamcenter
9 1 (0.059%) Bankmaster
Cloud Services
1 612 (36.15%) Amazon AWS
2 367 (21.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 127 (7.50%) Google Cloud Platform
4 105 (6.20%) AWS CloudFormation
5 91 (5.38%) Slack
6 81 (4.78%) OpenShift
7 76 (4.49%) Amazon S3
7 76 (4.49%) PaaS
8 73 (4.31%) Cloud Computing
8 73 (4.31%) SaaS
9 62 (3.66%) Serverless
10 61 (3.60%) Amazon EC2
11 60 (3.54%) IaaS
12 46 (2.72%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 46 (2.72%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 40 (2.36%) npm
14 37 (2.19%) AWS Lambda
15 25 (1.48%) CloudFront
16 24 (1.42%) Heroku
16 24 (1.42%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 77 (4.55%) HTTP
2 57 (3.37%) TCP/IP
3 48 (2.84%) Firewall
4 29 (1.71%) DNS
5 26 (1.54%) Skype
6 25 (1.48%) Internet
7 18 (1.06%) DHCP
8 17 (1.00%) LAN
8 17 (1.00%) WAN
9 15 (0.89%) RS-485
9 15 (0.89%) SNMP
10 14 (0.83%) Modbus
10 14 (0.83%) VPN
11 12 (0.71%) Wireless
12 11 (0.65%) ICMP
12 11 (0.65%) Intranet
13 9 (0.53%) SSH
14 8 (0.47%) OpenVPN
15 7 (0.41%) AMQP
15 7 (0.41%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 246 (14.53%) MySQL
2 236 (13.94%) NoSQL
3 212 (12.52%) SQL Server
4 166 (9.81%) MongoDB
5 158 (9.33%) PostgreSQL
6 134 (7.91%) Big Data
7 123 (7.27%) Relational Database
8 113 (6.67%) Redis
9 107 (6.32%) Hadoop
10 61 (3.60%) Blockchain
11 60 (3.54%) Apache Cassandra
12 58 (3.43%) Amazon RDS
13 53 (3.13%) Apache Hive
14 48 (2.84%) Spark SQL
15 44 (2.60%) HBase
16 41 (2.42%) Sqoop
17 27 (1.59%) MariaDB
18 26 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 24 (1.42%) Amazon Redshift
20 23 (1.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 632 (37.33%) Jenkins
2 589 (34.79%) Git (software)
3 331 (19.55%) JIRA
4 219 (12.94%) Maven
5 159 (9.39%) Selenium
6 149 (8.80%) Bitbucket
7 139 (8.21%) GitLab
8 127 (7.50%) Subversion
9 119 (7.03%) Cucumber
10 104 (6.14%) SonarQube
10 104 (6.14%) Sonatype Nexus
11 99 (5.85%) TeamCity
12 97 (5.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 91 (5.38%) Visual Studio
14 83 (4.90%) Gradle
15 69 (4.08%) Octopus Deploy
16 65 (3.84%) JUnit
17 60 (3.54%) Team Foundation Server
18 48 (2.84%) webpack
19 47 (2.78%) CircleCI
General
1 210 (12.40%) Finance
2 124 (7.32%) Banking
3 105 (6.20%) Marketing
4 90 (5.32%) Retail
5 77 (4.55%) Manufacturing
6 65 (3.84%) Games
7 47 (2.78%) Telecoms
8 38 (2.24%) Automotive
9 20 (1.18%) Advertising
10 14 (0.83%) Billing
10 14 (0.83%) Electronics
11 13 (0.77%) Law
12 11 (0.65%) Retail Banking
13 10 (0.59%) Legal
14 8 (0.47%) Investment Banking
14 8 (0.47%) Publishing
15 7 (0.41%) Financial Institution
16 4 (0.24%) Aerospace
16 4 (0.24%) Back Office
17 3 (0.18%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 802 (47.37%) Developer
2 195 (11.52%) DevOps Engineer
3 171 (10.10%) Software Engineer
4 168 (9.92%) Java Developer
4 168 (9.92%) Senior Developer
5 96 (5.67%) Full Stack Developer
6 94 (5.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 81 (4.78%) PHP Developer
8 71 (4.19%) Architect
9 67 (3.96%) JavaScript Developer
10 63 (3.72%) Web Developer
11 57 (3.37%) Node.js Developer
11 57 (3.37%) Test Engineer
12 55 (3.25%) Platform Engineer
13 52 (3.07%) C# Developer
14 51 (3.01%) .NET Developer
15 49 (2.89%) Cloud Engineer
16 48 (2.84%) Junior
17 42 (2.48%) React Developer
18 41 (2.42%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 489 (28.88%) HTML
2 476 (28.12%) CSS
3 368 (21.74%) Node.js
4 302 (17.84%) React
5 265 (15.65%) AngularJS
5 265 (15.65%) REST
6 245 (14.47%) RESTful
7 243 (14.35%) HTML5
8 216 (12.76%) Spring
9 209 (12.34%) .NET
10 206 (12.17%) Web Services
11 189 (11.16%) JSON
12 165 (9.75%) jQuery
13 141 (8.33%) CSS3
14 124 (7.32%) Kafka
15 121 (7.15%) XML
16 114 (6.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 96 (5.67%) Vue.js
18 94 (5.55%) Redux
19 89 (5.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 179 (10.57%) User Experience
2 150 (8.86%) Mobile App
3 105 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
4 84 (4.96%) Linux Command Line
5 77 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
6 69 (4.08%) Algorithms
7 51 (3.01%) Self-Motivation
8 50 (2.95%) Fintech
9 49 (2.89%) Data Structures
10 48 (2.84%) Blog
11 44 (2.60%) Public Cloud
12 40 (2.36%) Cloud Native
13 38 (2.24%) Hybrid Cloud
14 27 (1.59%) Social Media
15 26 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
16 24 (1.42%) Mobile Payment
16 24 (1.42%) Virtual Team
17 23 (1.36%) Device Driver
18 22 (1.30%) Embedded Systems
19 18 (1.06%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 468 (27.64%) Linux
2 203 (11.99%) Windows
3 150 (8.86%) Android
4 137 (8.09%) Apple iOS
5 118 (6.97%) Unix
6 92 (5.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 39 (2.30%) CentOS
8 35 (2.07%) Windows Server
9 29 (1.71%) Ubuntu
10 28 (1.65%) Mac OS
11 18 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
12 14 (0.83%) FreeRTOS
13 13 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
14 11 (0.65%) Mac OS X
15 10 (0.59%) Amazon Linux
16 7 (0.41%) VMS
16 7 (0.41%) Windows Phone
16 7 (0.41%) Windows Phone 8
17 5 (0.30%) SmartOS
18 4 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 997 (58.89%) Agile Software Development
2 556 (32.84%) DevOps
3 463 (27.35%) Continuous Integration
4 376 (22.21%) Software Engineering
5 368 (21.74%) TDD
6 346 (20.44%) Scrum
7 302 (17.84%) Test Automation
8 268 (15.83%) Microservices
9 262 (15.48%) Open Source
10 206 (12.17%) Web Development
11 186 (10.99%) Mentoring
12 180 (10.63%) Kanban
13 172 (10.16%) Problem-Solving
14 162 (9.57%) Continuous Delivery
15 161 (9.51%) OO
16 140 (8.27%) MVC
17 139 (8.21%) BDD
18 138 (8.15%) Configuration Management
19 133 (7.86%) Computer Science
20 116 (6.85%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 742 (43.83%) JavaScript
2 651 (38.45%) Java
3 442 (26.11%) Python
4 420 (24.81%) SQL
5 302 (17.84%) C#
6 207 (12.23%) PHP
7 148 (8.74%) Ruby
8 133 (7.86%) C++
9 122 (7.21%) ES6
10 107 (6.32%) Scala
11 103 (6.08%) Bash Shell
12 92 (5.43%) PowerShell
13 85 (5.02%) C
14 83 (4.90%) Java 8
15 82 (4.84%) TypeScript
16 68 (4.02%) Perl
17 62 (3.66%) Go
17 62 (3.66%) Kotlin
18 51 (3.01%) Shell Script
19 48 (2.84%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 273 (16.13%) Degree
2 93 (5.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 53 (3.13%) AWS Certification
4 44 (2.60%) Security Cleared
5 41 (2.42%) RHCE
6 37 (2.19%) SC Cleared
7 30 (1.77%) PhD
8 28 (1.65%) RHCSA
9 19 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (0.89%) MCSE
11 14 (0.83%) Postgraduate
12 13 (0.77%) MCITP
12 13 (0.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 11 (0.65%) GCIA
13 11 (0.65%) GCIH
13 11 (0.65%) GSEC
13 11 (0.65%) SSCP
14 10 (0.59%) DV Cleared
14 10 (0.59%) MCSA
15 6 (0.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 190 (11.22%) QA
2 18 (1.06%) GDPR
3 5 (0.30%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.24%) PMO
4 4 (0.24%) SLA
4 4 (0.24%) WCAG
5 2 (0.12%) HL7
5 2 (0.12%) ISO 13485
5 2 (0.12%) ISO 26262
5 2 (0.12%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.059%) COBIT
6 1 (0.059%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.059%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.059%) MISRA
6 1 (0.059%) MISRA C
6 1 (0.059%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 454 (26.82%) Docker
2 54 (3.19%) HDFS
3 44 (2.60%) Firmware
4 40 (2.36%) Apache Flume
5 32 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
5 32 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
6 29 (1.71%) Active Directory
7 25 (1.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 16 (0.95%) Varnish
9 8 (0.47%) Hyper-V
10 4 (0.24%) etcd
10 4 (0.24%) GridGain
10 4 (0.24%) SkyDNS
10 4 (0.24%) Squid
10 4 (0.24%) VirtualBox
10 4 (0.24%) VMware Server
11 3 (0.18%) Postfix
12 2 (0.12%) KVM
12 2 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.12%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 285 (16.83%) Ansible
2 264 (15.59%) Kubernetes
3 246 (14.53%) Puppet
4 206 (12.17%) Terraform
5 174 (10.28%) Opscode Chef
6 73 (4.31%) Grafana
7 70 (4.13%) Packer
8 66 (3.90%) Prometheus
9 56 (3.31%) Consul
10 47 (2.78%) Graphite
11 46 (2.72%) Docker Swarm
12 45 (2.66%) Oozie
13 33 (1.95%) Kibana
14 28 (1.65%) Salt
15 18 (1.06%) logstash
16 17 (1.00%) Rancher
17 12 (0.71%) rkt
18 11 (0.65%) Nagios
19 10 (0.59%) Hadoop YARN
20 9 (0.53%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 223 (13.17%) Microsoft
2 165 (9.75%) Oracle
3 106 (6.26%) Google
4 84 (4.96%) Red Hat
4 84 (4.96%) Splunk
5 61 (3.60%) AppDynamics
6 58 (3.43%) Atlassian
7 50 (2.95%) Hortonworks
8 49 (2.89%) VMware
9 38 (2.24%) Cloudera
10 35 (2.07%) New Relic
11 29 (1.71%) WorldPay
12 24 (1.42%) MuleSoft
13 21 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
14 19 (1.12%) Cognizant
14 19 (1.12%) Tableau
15 18 (1.06%) Adobe
16 17 (1.00%) SAP
17 15 (0.89%) ServiceNow
18 14 (0.83%) Palo Alto