Period
to 30 October 2020

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 30 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
UK > England
6 months to
30 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 228 264 287
Rank change year-on-year +36 +23 -8
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 683 1,613 1,852
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.49% 1.27% 1.21%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.67% 3.95% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 601 1,332 1,399
Median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £33,500 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £95,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £57,018 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -0.84% +4.55% +4.76%

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 18,630 40,791 38,554
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.61% 32.20% 25.15%
Number of salaries quoted 15,824 33,633 31,318
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,000 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +10.00%

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for GitHub in England

GitHub
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for GitHub in England

GitHub
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing GitHub in England over the 6 months to 30 October 2020.

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 30 October 2020. 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 +21 307 £70,000 - 95
North of England +30 109 £45,000 -2.17% 39
South East +63 106 £53,000 +6.00% 26
Midlands +115 97 £47,500 -20.83% 23
West Midlands +136 78 £50,000 - 20
North West +17 73 £45,000 -1.10% 16
South West +123 40 £45,000 -5.26% 20
Yorkshire +75 27 £47,500 - 16
East of England +107 20 £32,000 -26.44% 15
East Midlands +56 19 £40,000 -33.33% 3
North East +25 9 £32,500 -53.57% 7
GitHub
UK

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 England region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 325 (47.58%) Agile Software Development
2 319 (46.71%) DevOps
3 278 (40.70%) Python
4 276 (40.41%) AWS
5 256 (37.48%) JavaScript
6 232 (33.97%) Git (software)
7 212 (31.04%) Jenkins
8 210 (30.75%) Terraform
9 204 (29.87%) Docker
10 178 (26.06%) Azure
11 165 (24.16%) Kubernetes
12 164 (24.01%) Microservices
13 162 (23.72%) Linux
14 160 (23.43%) SQL
14 160 (23.43%) Java
15 149 (21.82%) HTML
16 135 (19.77%) Test Automation
17 133 (19.47%) CSS
18 131 (19.18%) Software Engineering
19 130 (19.03%) C#
20 128 (18.74%) Node.js
20 128 (18.74%) React
21 121 (17.72%) Ansible
21 121 (17.72%) .NET
22 119 (17.42%) GitLab
23 117 (17.13%) TDD
23 117 (17.13%) Continuous Integration
24 113 (16.54%) Open Source
24 113 (16.54%) SQL Server
25 104 (15.23%) Finance

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 64 (9.37%) Elasticsearch
2 48 (7.03%) Apache Spark
3 46 (6.73%) Confluence
4 43 (6.30%) Apache
5 21 (3.07%) WordPress
6 18 (2.64%) CMS
7 14 (2.05%) WebSphere
8 10 (1.46%) JBoss
9 9 (1.32%) nginx
10 8 (1.17%) GlassFish
11 7 (1.02%) Headless CMS
12 6 (0.88%) Tomcat
13 5 (0.73%) Umbraco
14 4 (0.59%) Jupyter
14 4 (0.59%) SharePoint
15 3 (0.44%) WebLogic
16 2 (0.29%) Cloud Foundry
16 2 (0.29%) DNN
16 2 (0.29%) Drupal
16 2 (0.29%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (0.73%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (0.73%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.59%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (0.59%) Fireworks
2 4 (0.59%) Inkscape
2 4 (0.59%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.29%) 3ds Max
4 1 (0.15%) Adobe XD
4 1 (0.15%) Figma
Business Applications
1 13 (1.90%) Magento
2 12 (1.76%) Shopify
3 7 (1.02%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 7 (1.02%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.15%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 276 (40.41%) AWS
2 178 (26.06%) Azure
3 95 (13.91%) GCP
4 48 (7.03%) Serverless
5 46 (6.73%) Cloud Computing
6 42 (6.15%) AWS Lambda
7 39 (5.71%) SaaS
8 38 (5.56%) Stackdriver
9 34 (4.98%) PaaS
10 25 (3.66%) Amazon ECS
10 25 (3.66%) IaaS
11 21 (3.07%) AWS CloudFormation
12 20 (2.93%) Amazon EC2
12 20 (2.93%) Amazon SQS
13 19 (2.78%) Amazon S3
13 19 (2.78%) Slack
14 18 (2.64%) OpenShift
15 17 (2.49%) Azure Active Directory
16 11 (1.61%) BrowserStack
17 10 (1.46%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.90%) AMQP
1 13 (1.90%) Firewall
2 11 (1.61%) HTTP
3 5 (0.73%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.59%) DNS
4 4 (0.59%) HTTPS
4 4 (0.59%) SSH
5 3 (0.44%) Internet
5 3 (0.44%) Skype
5 3 (0.44%) SSL
5 3 (0.44%) VPN
5 3 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.29%) Intranet
6 2 (0.29%) LAN
6 2 (0.29%) OpenVPN
6 2 (0.29%) SNMP
6 2 (0.29%) WAN
7 1 (0.15%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.15%) VLAN
7 1 (0.15%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (16.54%) SQL Server
2 90 (13.18%) PostgreSQL
3 88 (12.88%) NoSQL
4 71 (10.40%) MongoDB
5 58 (8.49%) MySQL
6 43 (6.30%) Big Data
7 36 (5.27%) Relational Database
8 22 (3.22%) Redis
9 18 (2.64%) Azure SQL Database
10 13 (1.90%) Amazon RDS
10 13 (1.90%) Apache Cassandra
11 12 (1.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 10 (1.46%) MariaDB
13 9 (1.32%) Couchbase
14 7 (1.02%) Power BI
15 6 (0.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 6 (0.88%) RDBMS
15 6 (0.88%) SQL Server 2014
16 5 (0.73%) BigQuery
16 5 (0.73%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 232 (33.97%) Git (software)
2 212 (31.04%) Jenkins
3 119 (17.42%) GitLab
4 90 (13.18%) JIRA
5 55 (8.05%) Gradle
6 51 (7.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 42 (6.15%) Bitbucket
8 41 (6.00%) Selenium
9 34 (4.98%) Sonatype Nexus
10 33 (4.83%) Maven
11 25 (3.66%) Cypress.io
12 24 (3.51%) CircleCI
13 20 (2.93%) Xcode
14 18 (2.64%) PHPUnit
14 18 (2.64%) Subversion
15 16 (2.34%) Android Studio
15 16 (2.34%) JUnit
16 14 (2.05%) TeamCity
17 13 (1.90%) Mockito
18 12 (1.76%) webpack
General
1 104 (15.23%) Finance
2 96 (14.06%) Public Sector
3 34 (4.98%) Marketing
4 32 (4.69%) Retail
5 20 (2.93%) Games
6 18 (2.64%) Banking
7 11 (1.61%) Law
8 9 (1.32%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.02%) Local Government
10 6 (0.88%) Publishing
11 5 (0.73%) Telecoms
12 4 (0.59%) Back Office
12 4 (0.59%) Legal
13 3 (0.44%) Electronics
13 3 (0.44%) Front Office
14 2 (0.29%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.15%) Advertising
15 1 (0.15%) Automotive
15 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.15%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 352 (51.54%) Developer
2 136 (19.91%) DevOps Engineer
3 87 (12.74%) Senior Developer
4 57 (8.35%) Full Stack Developer
5 54 (7.91%) Platform Engineer
6 45 (6.59%) Python Developer
7 43 (6.30%) Java Developer
8 41 (6.00%) PHP Developer
9 37 (5.42%) AWS DevOps
9 37 (5.42%) AWS Engineer
10 36 (5.27%) .NET Developer
11 35 (5.12%) Software Developer
12 34 (4.98%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 34 (4.98%) React Developer
13 33 (4.83%) Architect
14 32 (4.69%) JavaScript Developer
15 31 (4.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 31 (4.54%) Test Engineer
16 30 (4.39%) Cloud Engineer
17 27 (3.95%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (21.82%) HTML
2 133 (19.47%) CSS
3 128 (18.74%) Node.js
3 128 (18.74%) React
4 121 (17.72%) .NET
5 100 (14.64%) Spring
6 84 (12.30%) Web Services
7 82 (12.01%) AngularJS
8 78 (11.42%) REST
9 74 (10.83%) RESTful
10 63 (9.22%) JSON
11 58 (8.49%) .NET Core
12 56 (8.20%) Spring Boot
13 54 (7.91%) XML
14 48 (7.03%) Spring Integration
15 47 (6.88%) RabbitMQ
16 46 (6.73%) Redux
17 44 (6.44%) Elastic Stack
17 44 (6.44%) HTML5
18 42 (6.15%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 56 (8.20%) User Experience
2 33 (4.83%) Mobile App
3 29 (4.25%) Blog
4 25 (3.66%) Greenfield Project
5 23 (3.37%) Cloud Native
5 23 (3.37%) Public Cloud
6 19 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (2.20%) Algorithms
7 15 (2.20%) Social Media
8 14 (2.05%) Self-Motivation
9 10 (1.46%) Private Cloud
10 7 (1.02%) Mobile Games
11 6 (0.88%) DataPower
11 6 (0.88%) Derivative
11 6 (0.88%) Embedded Systems
11 6 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (0.88%) Linux Command Line
11 6 (0.88%) Robotics
12 5 (0.73%) Data Centre
13 4 (0.59%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 162 (23.72%) Linux
2 45 (6.59%) Windows
3 43 (6.30%) CentOS
4 40 (5.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 38 (5.56%) Android
6 36 (5.27%) Apple iOS
7 18 (2.64%) Unix
8 9 (1.32%) Ubuntu
8 9 (1.32%) Windows Server
9 8 (1.17%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.59%) Mac OS
10 4 (0.59%) Windows Server 2016
10 4 (0.59%) Windows Server 2019
11 3 (0.44%) Debian
11 3 (0.44%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 325 (47.58%) Agile Software Development
2 319 (46.71%) DevOps
3 164 (24.01%) Microservices
4 135 (19.77%) Test Automation
5 131 (19.18%) Software Engineering
6 117 (17.13%) Continuous Integration
6 117 (17.13%) TDD
7 113 (16.54%) Open Source
8 80 (11.71%) BDD
8 80 (11.71%) Scrum
9 74 (10.83%) Infrastructure as Code
10 66 (9.66%) Infrastructure Automation
10 66 (9.66%) OO
11 57 (8.35%) Configuration Management
12 55 (8.05%) OOP
13 54 (7.91%) Continuous Delivery
14 53 (7.76%) Fintech
15 50 (7.32%) IT Strategy
16 48 (7.03%) High Availability
16 48 (7.03%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 278 (40.70%) Python
2 256 (37.48%) JavaScript
3 160 (23.43%) Java
3 160 (23.43%) SQL
4 130 (19.03%) C#
5 85 (12.45%) PHP
6 81 (11.86%) Ruby
7 70 (10.25%) PowerShell
8 57 (8.35%) Bash Shell
9 53 (7.76%) Go
10 35 (5.12%) ES6
11 31 (4.54%) Scala
12 29 (4.25%) Kotlin
13 28 (4.10%) Java 8
14 26 (3.81%) TypeScript
15 23 (3.37%) C++
16 17 (2.49%) Apple Swift
17 15 (2.20%) C
18 14 (2.05%) Objective-C
19 10 (1.46%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 79 (11.57%) SC Cleared
1 79 (11.57%) Security Cleared
2 49 (7.17%) AWS Certification
2 49 (7.17%) Degree
3 15 (2.20%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (0.88%) PhD
6 5 (0.73%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.29%) MCSE
8 1 (0.15%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.15%) GCIA
8 1 (0.15%) GCIH
8 1 (0.15%) GSEC
8 1 (0.15%) SSCP
8 1 (0.15%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (5.86%) QA
2 4 (0.59%) GDPR
3 3 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.44%) WCAG
4 2 (0.29%) SLA
5 1 (0.15%) ISO 13485
5 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 204 (29.87%) Docker
2 17 (2.49%) Active Directory
3 9 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.02%) Firmware
5 4 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.59%) vSphere
6 3 (0.44%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.29%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.15%) HDFS
8 1 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 210 (30.75%) Terraform
2 165 (24.16%) Kubernetes
3 121 (17.72%) Ansible
4 85 (12.45%) Puppet
5 78 (11.42%) Grafana
6 42 (6.15%) Prometheus
7 41 (6.00%) Graphite
8 34 (4.98%) Opscode Chef
9 13 (1.90%) cPanel
9 13 (1.90%) Marathon
9 13 (1.90%) Mesos
10 10 (1.46%) Packer
11 8 (1.17%) Kibana
12 7 (1.02%) Nagios
13 5 (0.73%) Pingdom
14 3 (0.44%) Capistrano
14 3 (0.44%) Consul
14 3 (0.44%) Docker Swarm
14 3 (0.44%) logstash
14 3 (0.44%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 102 (14.93%) Google
2 73 (10.69%) Microsoft
3 49 (7.17%) Oracle
4 41 (6.00%) Splunk
5 38 (5.56%) ServiceNow
6 20 (2.93%) IBM
7 15 (2.20%) Facebook
8 13 (1.90%) VMware
9 12 (1.76%) Apple
10 11 (1.61%) Zend
11 10 (1.46%) AppDynamics
11 10 (1.46%) New Relic
11 10 (1.46%) Red Hat
12 9 (1.32%) Ariba
12 9 (1.32%) Dynatrace
13 7 (1.02%) MuleSoft
14 6 (0.88%) ABBYY
14 6 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
14 6 (0.88%) UiPath
15 5 (0.73%) SAP