Period
to 11 April 2021

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 11 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
UK > England
6 months to
11 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 218 251 270
Rank change year-on-year +33 +19 +17
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 1,134 1,378 1,709
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.54% 1.32% 1.24%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.70% 3.77% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 830 988 1,253
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £33,750
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.70% - +9.52%
75th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £85,000 £92,500
UK median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% - +9.52%

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 30,666 36,562 38,643
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.53% 34.90% 28.01%
Number of salaries quoted 25,429 30,309 31,547
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,750
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £92,500 £87,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

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 11 April 2021.

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 11 April 2021. 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 +56 623 £75,000 +15.38% 152
South East +21 160 £52,500 - 49
Midlands +62 139 £58,750 +17.50% 43
West Midlands +70 109 £62,500 +29.40% 34
North of England -50 90 £52,500 +16.67% 43
South West 0 56 £42,365 -5.86% 17
North West -49 44 £53,750 +22.86% 23
Yorkshire +7 39 £52,500 -8.70% 10
East of England +47 34 £37,500 -21.05% 19
East Midlands +9 24 £40,000 -30.43% 9
North East +9 7 £48,500 +4.86% 10
GitHub
UK

For the 6 months to 11 April 2021, 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.

1 537 (47.35%) Agile Software Development
2 488 (43.03%) DevOps
3 470 (41.45%) JavaScript
4 457 (40.30%) AWS
5 431 (38.01%) Python
6 396 (34.92%) Docker
7 375 (33.07%) Git (software)
8 333 (29.37%) Jenkins
9 320 (28.22%) Azure
10 299 (26.37%) Linux
11 268 (23.63%) Kubernetes
12 267 (23.54%) Terraform
13 257 (22.66%) Software Engineering
14 249 (21.96%) Node.js
15 235 (20.72%) React
16 227 (20.02%) Ansible
16 227 (20.02%) Continuous Integration
17 226 (19.93%) Java
18 222 (19.58%) HTML
19 218 (19.22%) CSS
20 206 (18.17%) SQL
21 203 (17.90%) JIRA
22 197 (17.37%) Test Automation
23 190 (16.75%) Scrum
24 176 (15.52%) Microservices
25 173 (15.26%) Open Source
26 171 (15.08%) Degree
27 168 (14.81%) Finance
28 163 (14.37%) TDD
29 162 (14.29%) Computer Science

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 52 (4.59%) WordPress
2 48 (4.23%) Apache
3 47 (4.14%) Apache Spark
4 45 (3.97%) Confluence
5 25 (2.20%) CMS
5 25 (2.20%) Elasticsearch
6 20 (1.76%) GemFire
7 17 (1.50%) nginx
8 12 (1.06%) Jupyter
9 7 (0.62%) Apache Airflow
10 6 (0.53%) JBoss
10 6 (0.53%) OpenStack
11 5 (0.44%) Cloud Foundry
11 5 (0.44%) SharePoint
11 5 (0.44%) Tornado
11 5 (0.44%) Umbraco
11 5 (0.44%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.35%) Drupal
12 4 (0.35%) GlassFish
12 4 (0.35%) IIS
Applications
1 23 (2.03%) Photoshop
2 7 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.35%) GIMP
4 4 (0.35%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (0.26%) Chatbot
5 3 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.18%) Figma
6 2 (0.18%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.18%) Inkscape
6 2 (0.18%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.088%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.088%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.088%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.088%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.088%) Adobe XD
7 1 (0.088%) InDesign
7 1 (0.088%) MadCap Flare
7 1 (0.088%) Maya
7 1 (0.088%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 11 (0.97%) Magento
2 5 (0.44%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (0.44%) Shopify
3 4 (0.35%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 3 (0.26%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.088%) Academy Housing
5 1 (0.088%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.088%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.088%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.088%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 457 (40.30%) AWS
2 320 (28.22%) Azure
3 128 (11.29%) GCP
4 114 (10.05%) Serverless
5 109 (9.61%) SaaS
6 59 (5.20%) AWS Lambda
7 54 (4.76%) PaaS
8 46 (4.06%) Amazon EC2
9 45 (3.97%) Amazon ECS
10 42 (3.70%) Amazon S3
11 41 (3.62%) IaaS
12 35 (3.09%) AWS CloudFormation
13 31 (2.73%) Slack
14 27 (2.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 27 (2.38%) Amazon SQS
15 24 (2.12%) OpenShift
15 24 (2.12%) Power Platform
16 23 (2.03%) Asana
16 23 (2.03%) Cloud Computing
17 18 (1.59%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 37 (3.26%) HTTP
2 28 (2.47%) TCP/IP
3 24 (2.12%) DNS
4 23 (2.03%) Internet
5 14 (1.23%) Firewall
6 13 (1.15%) VPN
7 12 (1.06%) AMQP
8 10 (0.88%) OpenVPN
9 9 (0.79%) FTP
10 8 (0.71%) DHCP
10 8 (0.71%) SSL
11 7 (0.62%) IPsec
12 6 (0.53%) Cisco Nexus
12 6 (0.53%) Network Security
13 4 (0.35%) HTTPS
13 4 (0.35%) Intranet
13 4 (0.35%) IPv4
13 4 (0.35%) VLAN
14 3 (0.26%) Calico
14 3 (0.26%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (11.02%) SQL Server
2 106 (9.35%) PostgreSQL
3 91 (8.02%) NoSQL
4 75 (6.61%) MongoDB
5 74 (6.53%) MySQL
6 58 (5.11%) Relational Database
7 45 (3.97%) Redis
8 41 (3.62%) Big Data
9 34 (3.00%) Amazon RDS
10 24 (2.12%) MariaDB
11 23 (2.03%) Tableau
12 21 (1.85%) Power BI
13 19 (1.68%) BigQuery
13 19 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
14 16 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 15 (1.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 13 (1.15%) HBase
17 12 (1.06%) Apache Cassandra
18 11 (0.97%) Cosmos DB
19 9 (0.79%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 375 (33.07%) Git (software)
2 333 (29.37%) Jenkins
3 203 (17.90%) JIRA
4 160 (14.11%) GitLab
5 97 (8.55%) TeamCity
6 89 (7.85%) Bitbucket
7 73 (6.44%) Sonatype Nexus
8 62 (5.47%) Cypress.io
9 55 (4.85%) Artifactory
10 53 (4.67%) Cucumber
11 51 (4.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 49 (4.32%) Octopus Deploy
13 43 (3.79%) Selenium
14 40 (3.53%) Maven
15 38 (3.35%) CircleCI
16 37 (3.26%) Gradle
17 36 (3.17%) Subversion
18 33 (2.91%) webpack
19 31 (2.73%) Visual Studio
20 26 (2.29%) JUnit
General
1 168 (14.81%) Finance
2 87 (7.67%) Marketing
3 57 (5.03%) Public Sector
4 56 (4.94%) Games
5 55 (4.85%) Banking
6 51 (4.50%) Law
7 30 (2.65%) Retail
8 14 (1.23%) Back Office
9 11 (0.97%) Aerospace
9 11 (0.97%) Manufacturing
10 10 (0.88%) Advertising
10 10 (0.88%) Electronics
10 10 (0.88%) Legal
11 8 (0.71%) Publishing
12 7 (0.62%) Online Betting
13 6 (0.53%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.44%) Telecoms
15 4 (0.35%) Automotive
15 4 (0.35%) Front Office
15 4 (0.35%) Housing Association
Job Titles
1 482 (42.50%) Developer
2 242 (21.34%) DevOps Engineer
3 92 (8.11%) Software Engineer
4 81 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 66 (5.82%) AWS Engineer
5 66 (5.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 64 (5.64%) Full Stack Developer
7 59 (5.20%) PHP Developer
7 59 (5.20%) Senior DevOps
7 59 (5.20%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 57 (5.03%) AWS DevOps
9 56 (4.94%) React Developer
10 54 (4.76%) Python Developer
11 52 (4.59%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 51 (4.50%) Architect
13 46 (4.06%) Software Developer
14 44 (3.88%) JavaScript Developer
15 41 (3.62%) Lead Developer
16 40 (3.53%) Platform Engineer
17 37 (3.26%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 249 (21.96%) Node.js
2 235 (20.72%) React
3 222 (19.58%) HTML
4 218 (19.22%) CSS
5 151 (13.32%) AngularJS
6 148 (13.05%) REST
7 110 (9.70%) .NET
8 105 (9.26%) Web Services
9 102 (8.99%) RESTful
10 98 (8.64%) Spring
11 89 (7.85%) Kafka
12 82 (7.23%) HTML5
13 70 (6.17%) Vue.js
14 68 (6.00%) Redux
14 68 (6.00%) Sass
15 63 (5.56%) jQuery
16 56 (4.94%) React Native
17 54 (4.76%) JSON
18 48 (4.23%) .NET Core
19 44 (3.88%) GraphQL
Miscellaneous
1 104 (9.17%) User Experience
2 59 (5.20%) Self-Motivation
3 56 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
4 52 (4.59%) Mobile App
5 49 (4.32%) Blog
6 41 (3.62%) Greenfield Project
7 37 (3.26%) Cloud Native
8 33 (2.91%) Algorithms
9 29 (2.56%) Public Cloud
10 23 (2.03%) Linux Command Line
11 16 (1.41%) Data Structures
12 15 (1.32%) Private Cloud
13 14 (1.23%) Management Information System
14 11 (0.97%) Augmented Reality
14 11 (0.97%) Data Centre
15 10 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
15 10 (0.88%) NHS
16 9 (0.79%) Renewable Energy
17 8 (0.71%) Social Media
18 7 (0.62%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 299 (26.37%) Linux
2 133 (11.73%) Windows
3 47 (4.14%) Unix
3 47 (4.14%) Windows Server
4 43 (3.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 39 (3.44%) Android
6 32 (2.82%) CentOS
7 25 (2.20%) Apple iOS
8 13 (1.15%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.35%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.26%) Fedora
11 2 (0.18%) VMS
12 1 (0.088%) Debian
12 1 (0.088%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.088%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 537 (47.35%) Agile Software Development
2 488 (43.03%) DevOps
3 257 (22.66%) Software Engineering
4 227 (20.02%) Continuous Integration
5 197 (17.37%) Test Automation
6 190 (16.75%) Scrum
7 176 (15.52%) Microservices
8 173 (15.26%) Open Source
9 163 (14.37%) TDD
10 162 (14.29%) Computer Science
11 139 (12.26%) Problem-Solving
12 128 (11.29%) Front End Development
13 126 (11.11%) Infrastructure as Code
14 125 (11.02%) Continuous Delivery
15 91 (8.02%) SDLC
16 89 (7.85%) Web Development
17 88 (7.76%) Software Testing
18 87 (7.67%) Machine Learning
18 87 (7.67%) OO
19 82 (7.23%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 470 (41.45%) JavaScript
2 431 (38.01%) Python
3 226 (19.93%) Java
4 206 (18.17%) SQL
5 160 (14.11%) PHP
6 148 (13.05%) C#
7 131 (11.55%) Bash Shell
8 125 (11.02%) TypeScript
9 119 (10.49%) Ruby
10 86 (7.58%) PowerShell
11 72 (6.35%) Go
12 46 (4.06%) ES6
13 42 (3.70%) C++
14 32 (2.82%) C
15 31 (2.73%) Scala
16 24 (2.12%) Shell Script
17 20 (1.76%) R
18 19 (1.68%) Apple Swift
18 19 (1.68%) Groovy
19 17 (1.50%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 171 (15.08%) Degree
2 78 (6.88%) Security Cleared
3 77 (6.79%) Computer Science Degree
4 74 (6.53%) SC Cleared
5 26 (2.29%) AWS Certification
6 17 (1.50%) Oracle Certification
7 16 (1.41%) OCP
7 16 (1.41%) PhD
8 14 (1.23%) RHCE
8 14 (1.23%) RHCSA
9 12 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (0.88%) Master's Degree
11 7 (0.62%) Numerate Degree
12 6 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (0.44%) MCSD
14 3 (0.26%) ISTQB
14 3 (0.26%) TOGAF Certification
15 2 (0.18%) ACCA
15 2 (0.18%) DV Cleared
15 2 (0.18%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (3.79%) QA
2 23 (2.03%) GDPR
3 7 (0.62%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.53%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.53%) MISRA
4 6 (0.53%) MISRA C
4 6 (0.53%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.44%) SLA
5 5 (0.44%) WCAG
6 3 (0.26%) ISO 13485
6 3 (0.26%) SOC 2
7 1 (0.088%) HIPAA
System Software
1 396 (34.92%) Docker
2 60 (5.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (2.03%) Active Directory
4 16 (1.41%) vSphere
5 13 (1.15%) HDFS
6 12 (1.06%) Firmware
7 10 (0.88%) Hyper-V
8 4 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (0.26%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.088%) Ceph
10 1 (0.088%) GlusterFS
10 1 (0.088%) KVM
10 1 (0.088%) Varnish
10 1 (0.088%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.088%) Xen
Systems Management
1 268 (23.63%) Kubernetes
2 267 (23.54%) Terraform
3 227 (20.02%) Ansible
4 126 (11.11%) Puppet
5 80 (7.05%) Opscode Chef
6 52 (4.59%) Prometheus
7 38 (3.35%) Grafana
8 34 (3.00%) Rancher
9 31 (2.73%) Packer
10 27 (2.38%) Consul
11 25 (2.20%) Graphite
12 16 (1.41%) Docker Swarm
13 10 (0.88%) Graylog
13 10 (0.88%) logstash
13 10 (0.88%) Opsgenie
14 9 (0.79%) Nagios
15 7 (0.62%) Istio
16 6 (0.53%) Mesos
17 5 (0.44%) Kibana
18 4 (0.35%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 129 (11.38%) Microsoft
2 115 (10.14%) Google
3 69 (6.08%) VMware
4 64 (5.64%) Salesforce.com
5 59 (5.20%) Atlassian
6 40 (3.53%) Oracle
7 29 (2.56%) Red Hat
8 22 (1.94%) Adobe
9 18 (1.59%) Databricks
9 18 (1.59%) Facebook
10 16 (1.41%) New Relic
10 16 (1.41%) Okta
11 15 (1.32%) DoubleClick
12 14 (1.23%) Dynatrace
13 12 (1.06%) Talend
14 10 (0.88%) Apple
14 10 (0.88%) IBM
14 10 (0.88%) Splunk
14 10 (0.88%) Zend
15 8 (0.71%) Sage