Period
to 18 January 2022

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 18 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
UK > England
6 months to
18 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 134 230 247
Rank change year-on-year +96 +17 +36
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 2,957 827 1,584
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 2.68% 1.48% 1.37%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.10% 3.56% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1,252 637 1,172
10th Percentile £38,750 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £50,000 £43,750 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
75th Percentile £84,063 £77,500 £75,594
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -

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 48,503 23,215 39,450
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.94% 41.47% 34.00%
Number of salaries quoted 34,122 20,021 32,643
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £97,750 £90,000 £92,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

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 18 January 2022.

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 18 January 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
Job
Vacancies
London +97 1,683 £75,000 - 231
South East +94 526 £60,000 +14.29% 29
North of England -6 250 £50,000 +5.26% 46
South West +63 180 £50,000 +21.21% 24
Midlands -88 141 £55,000 - 34
North West -27 124 £55,000 +22.22% 28
Yorkshire -10 102 £45,000 -14.29% 14
East of England -25 98 £60,000 +50.00% 18
West Midlands -91 85 £55,000 -12.00% 25
East Midlands -24 56 £60,000 +50.00% 9
North East -5 24 £40,000 +7.38% 4
GitHub
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 2022, 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 1,560 (52.76%) Agile Software Development
2 1,389 (46.97%) DevOps
3 1,379 (46.64%) AWS
4 1,246 (42.14%) JavaScript
5 1,121 (37.91%) Azure
6 1,094 (37.00%) Docker
7 1,081 (36.56%) Git (software)
8 1,008 (34.09%) Java
9 975 (32.97%) Software Engineering
10 929 (31.42%) Jenkins
11 911 (30.81%) Python
12 843 (28.51%) Kubernetes
13 813 (27.49%) Node.js
14 796 (26.92%) React
15 683 (23.10%) Full Stack Development
16 640 (21.64%) C#
17 629 (21.27%) RESTful
18 614 (20.76%) SQL
19 593 (20.05%) CSS
20 585 (19.78%) TypeScript
21 566 (19.14%) Test Automation
22 557 (18.84%) Microservices
23 555 (18.77%) Terraform
24 546 (18.46%) TDD
25 527 (17.82%) GitHub Actions
26 522 (17.65%) Serverless
27 510 (17.25%) HTML
28 509 (17.21%) Degree
29 500 (16.91%) GCP
30 496 (16.77%) AngularJS

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
1 209 (7.07%) Elasticsearch
2 158 (5.34%) Apache
3 132 (4.46%) Apache Spark
4 121 (4.09%) Confluence
5 120 (4.06%) CMS
6 82 (2.77%) GemFire
7 74 (2.50%) Apache Airflow
8 46 (1.56%) nginx
9 42 (1.42%) WordPress
10 29 (0.98%) Apache Solr
11 26 (0.88%) IIS
12 23 (0.78%) Cloud Foundry
13 22 (0.74%) IBM Domino
14 21 (0.71%) Tomcat
15 19 (0.64%) Ethereum
16 18 (0.61%) WebLogic
17 17 (0.57%) SharePoint
18 14 (0.47%) Jupyter
18 14 (0.47%) Luigi
19 13 (0.44%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 20 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
2 16 (0.54%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (0.51%) Microsoft Excel
4 10 (0.34%) Revit
4 10 (0.34%) SOLIDWORKS
5 8 (0.27%) Chatbot
6 7 (0.24%) Photoshop
7 6 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.14%) Adobe XD
8 4 (0.14%) Sketch
9 3 (0.10%) InVision
9 3 (0.10%) SPSS
10 2 (0.068%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (0.068%) FileZilla
10 2 (0.068%) Zeplin
11 1 (0.034%) GIMP
11 1 (0.034%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 22 (0.74%) Shopify
2 18 (0.61%) Payment Gateway
3 17 (0.57%) Distributed Ledger
4 14 (0.47%) Magento
5 13 (0.44%) Oracle Cash Management
5 13 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
5 13 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
5 13 (0.44%) Oracle General Ledger
5 13 (0.44%) Oracle Payables
5 13 (0.44%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 13 (0.44%) Oracle Receivables
6 11 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
7 8 (0.27%) Summit
8 7 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
9 6 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
10 5 (0.17%) R3 Corda
11 4 (0.14%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
12 1 (0.034%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1,379 (46.64%) AWS
2 1,121 (37.91%) Azure
3 527 (17.82%) GitHub Actions
4 522 (17.65%) Serverless
5 500 (16.91%) GCP
6 237 (8.01%) SaaS
7 224 (7.58%) Amazon S3
8 213 (7.20%) Amazon EKS
9 200 (6.76%) OpenShift
10 154 (5.21%) AWS Lambda
11 133 (4.50%) PaaS
12 128 (4.33%) AWS CloudFormation
13 123 (4.16%) Azure Service Bus
14 116 (3.92%) Amazon SQS
15 108 (3.65%) Heroku
16 106 (3.58%) Azure Event Grid
17 104 (3.52%) Azure Data Factory
18 98 (3.31%) Power Platform
19 97 (3.28%) Amazon Kinesis
20 94 (3.18%) Azure Synapse Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 154 (5.21%) HTTP
2 96 (3.25%) Cisco IPT
3 59 (2.00%) Firewall
4 51 (1.72%) TCP/IP
5 46 (1.56%) DNS
6 35 (1.18%) Broadband
7 33 (1.12%) VPN
8 19 (0.64%) Calico
9 12 (0.41%) HTTPS
9 12 (0.41%) SSH
10 11 (0.37%) SMTP
11 8 (0.27%) SSL
12 7 (0.24%) Cisco Nexus
12 7 (0.24%) DHCP
12 7 (0.24%) Network Security
13 6 (0.20%) IPv4
13 6 (0.20%) IPv6
13 6 (0.20%) LAN
13 6 (0.20%) SNMP
13 6 (0.20%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 413 (13.97%) PostgreSQL
2 388 (13.12%) NoSQL
3 340 (11.50%) MySQL
4 327 (11.06%) Redis
5 312 (10.55%) Relational Database
6 305 (10.31%) SQL Server
7 257 (8.69%) MongoDB
8 224 (7.58%) Big Data
9 175 (5.92%) Data Warehouse
10 133 (4.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 132 (4.46%) Data Lake
12 126 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 119 (4.02%) Amazon RDS
14 116 (3.92%) Apache Cassandra
15 93 (3.15%) Power BI
16 81 (2.74%) Amazon Aurora
17 72 (2.43%) HBase
18 71 (2.40%) Blockchain
19 62 (2.10%) MariaDB
20 59 (2.00%) Amazon Athena
Development Applications
1 1,081 (36.56%) Git (software)
2 929 (31.42%) Jenkins
3 349 (11.80%) JIRA
4 304 (10.28%) GitLab
5 208 (7.03%) Cypress.io
6 191 (6.46%) CircleCI
7 182 (6.15%) Cucumber
8 171 (5.78%) Bitbucket
9 162 (5.48%) webpack
10 148 (5.01%) JUnit
11 141 (4.77%) Selenium
12 132 (4.46%) TeamCity
13 124 (4.19%) Sonatype Nexus
14 123 (4.16%) Gradle
15 106 (3.58%) Subversion
16 105 (3.55%) Mocha
17 100 (3.38%) Storybook
18 98 (3.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 93 (3.15%) IntelliJ
19 93 (3.15%) SonarQube
General
1 495 (16.74%) Social Skills
2 456 (15.42%) Finance
3 241 (8.15%) Banking
4 189 (6.39%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 183 (6.19%) Marketing
6 180 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
7 161 (5.44%) Law
8 128 (4.33%) Retail
9 114 (3.86%) Games
10 70 (2.37%) Legal
11 61 (2.06%) Investment Banking
12 54 (1.83%) Publishing
13 45 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
14 43 (1.45%) Advertising
15 40 (1.35%) Presentation Skills
16 39 (1.32%) Public Sector
17 21 (0.71%) Influencing Skills
18 19 (0.64%) Automotive
18 19 (0.64%) Billing
19 13 (0.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1,031 (34.87%) Developer
2 643 (21.75%) Software Engineer
3 290 (9.81%) DevOps Engineer
4 283 (9.57%) Senior Developer
5 200 (6.76%) Data Engineer
6 173 (5.85%) Full Stack Developer
7 167 (5.65%) Principal Engineer
8 152 (5.14%) Principal Software Engineer
9 151 (5.11%) Cloud Engineer
10 141 (4.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 136 (4.60%) Senior Software Engineer
12 121 (4.09%) Java Developer
13 111 (3.75%) Azure Engineer
14 104 (3.52%) Senior Data Engineer
15 102 (3.45%) Senior Cloud Engineer
16 99 (3.35%) Security Engineer
16 99 (3.35%) Senior Security Engineer
17 97 (3.28%) Backend Developer
17 97 (3.28%) Web Developer
18 85 (2.87%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 813 (27.49%) Node.js
2 796 (26.92%) React
3 629 (21.27%) RESTful
4 593 (20.05%) CSS
5 510 (17.25%) HTML
6 496 (16.77%) AngularJS
7 487 (16.47%) .NET
8 413 (13.97%) REST
9 362 (12.24%) Kafka
10 322 (10.89%) Spring
11 305 (10.31%) Vue.js
12 302 (10.21%) Web Services
13 266 (9.00%) GraphQL
14 245 (8.29%) JSON
15 232 (7.85%) HTML5
16 204 (6.90%) XML
17 199 (6.73%) RabbitMQ
18 175 (5.92%) Spring Boot
19 170 (5.75%) Jest
20 153 (5.17%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 348 (11.77%) User Experience
2 287 (9.71%) Cloud Native
3 151 (5.11%) Mobile App
4 126 (4.26%) Blog
5 122 (4.13%) Self-Motivation
6 102 (3.45%) Social Media
7 97 (3.28%) Algorithms
8 92 (3.11%) Greenfield Project
9 85 (2.87%) Linux Command Line
10 76 (2.57%) Data Structures
11 75 (2.54%) Public Cloud
12 64 (2.16%) Virtual Team
13 51 (1.72%) NHS
14 49 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
15 31 (1.05%) iPhone
16 26 (0.88%) Clustering
16 26 (0.88%) Private Cloud
16 26 (0.88%) Smartphone
17 24 (0.81%) Legacy Code
17 24 (0.81%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 473 (16.00%) Linux
2 230 (7.78%) Unix
3 170 (5.75%) Windows
4 121 (4.09%) Android
4 121 (4.09%) Apple iOS
5 52 (1.76%) Windows Server
6 29 (0.98%) VMS
7 26 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 21 (0.71%) CentOS
9 15 (0.51%) Ubuntu
10 10 (0.34%) VxWorks
11 8 (0.27%) FreeRTOS
12 7 (0.24%) Debian
12 7 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (0.20%) AIX
13 6 (0.20%) Mac OS
14 5 (0.17%) Solaris
14 5 (0.17%) Windows Server 2016
14 5 (0.17%) Windows Server 2019
15 4 (0.14%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,560 (52.76%) Agile Software Development
2 1,389 (46.97%) DevOps
3 975 (32.97%) Software Engineering
4 683 (23.10%) Full Stack Development
5 566 (19.14%) Test Automation
6 557 (18.84%) Microservices
7 546 (18.46%) TDD
8 489 (16.54%) SDLC
9 475 (16.06%) Computer Science
10 415 (14.03%) Analytics
11 410 (13.87%) Mentoring
12 405 (13.70%) Scrum
13 369 (12.48%) Problem-Solving
14 366 (12.38%) Continuous Integration
15 301 (10.18%) Risk Management
16 296 (10.01%) Open Source
17 293 (9.91%) User Stories
18 289 (9.77%) OO
19 277 (9.37%) Front End Development
20 247 (8.35%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1,246 (42.14%) JavaScript
2 1,008 (34.09%) Java
3 911 (30.81%) Python
4 640 (21.64%) C#
5 614 (20.76%) SQL
6 585 (19.78%) TypeScript
7 344 (11.63%) Bash
8 238 (8.05%) PHP
9 237 (8.01%) PowerShell
10 213 (7.20%) Scala
11 196 (6.63%) Ruby
12 158 (5.34%) Go
13 140 (4.73%) Shell Script
14 110 (3.72%) Groovy
15 102 (3.45%) Kotlin
16 96 (3.25%) Java 8
17 74 (2.50%) C++
18 68 (2.30%) C
18 68 (2.30%) T-SQL
19 64 (2.16%) ES6
Qualifications
1 509 (17.21%) Degree
2 190 (6.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 123 (4.16%) Cisco Certification
4 116 (3.92%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 112 (3.79%) Security Cleared
6 98 (3.31%) CISSP
7 81 (2.74%) SC Cleared
8 80 (2.71%) OCP
8 80 (2.71%) Oracle Certification
9 74 (2.50%) AWS Certification
10 43 (1.45%) Numerate Degree
11 19 (0.64%) CESG Certified Professional
12 8 (0.27%) ISTQB
12 8 (0.27%) Master's Degree
13 7 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 5 (0.17%) DBS Check
15 4 (0.14%) TOGAF Certification
16 3 (0.10%) BPSS Clearance
16 3 (0.10%) ITIL Certification
17 2 (0.068%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 210 (7.10%) QA
2 76 (2.57%) GDPR
3 75 (2.54%) Accessibility
4 59 (2.00%) Data Quality
5 28 (0.95%) SLA
6 20 (0.68%) NIST
7 19 (0.64%) IASME
7 19 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 17 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 10 (0.34%) HIPAA
10 8 (0.27%) PCI DSS
10 8 (0.27%) WAI
11 5 (0.17%) SEPA
12 4 (0.14%) PMO
13 3 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 3 (0.10%) SOC 2
14 2 (0.068%) ISO 9001
14 2 (0.068%) MISRA
15 1 (0.034%) ISO 9000
15 1 (0.034%) NCSC
System Software
1 1,094 (37.00%) Docker
2 68 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (1.96%) HDFS
4 36 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
5 29 (0.98%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 23 (0.78%) Varnish
7 14 (0.47%) Active Directory
8 11 (0.37%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (0.14%) Ceph
9 4 (0.14%) NFS
9 4 (0.14%) vSphere
10 2 (0.068%) Apache Flume
10 2 (0.068%) Firmware
10 2 (0.068%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.034%) iptables
11 1 (0.034%) KVM
11 1 (0.034%) pfSense
11 1 (0.034%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.034%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 843 (28.51%) Kubernetes
2 555 (18.77%) Terraform
3 336 (11.36%) Ansible
4 135 (4.57%) Puppet
5 130 (4.40%) Opscode Chef
6 70 (2.37%) Grafana
7 64 (2.16%) Prometheus
8 54 (1.83%) Kibana
9 27 (0.91%) Istio
10 23 (0.78%) CASB
11 14 (0.47%) Consul
12 13 (0.44%) Packer
13 10 (0.34%) Graphite
13 10 (0.34%) Kubeflow
13 10 (0.34%) Nagios
14 9 (0.30%) HP Fortify
15 8 (0.27%) Docker Swarm
15 8 (0.27%) Hadoop YARN
16 7 (0.24%) Fluentd
17 6 (0.20%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 384 (12.99%) Microsoft
2 333 (11.26%) Google
3 157 (5.31%) Oracle
4 130 (4.40%) Databricks
5 78 (2.64%) VMware
6 66 (2.23%) Okta
7 54 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
8 46 (1.56%) Apple
8 46 (1.56%) Xamarin
9 45 (1.52%) New Relic
10 32 (1.08%) Splunk
11 31 (1.05%) Bloomberg
12 26 (0.88%) Facebook
13 23 (0.78%) LexisNexis
13 23 (0.78%) PayPal
14 22 (0.74%) accuRx
14 22 (0.74%) Red Hat
15 21 (0.71%) Adobe
15 21 (0.71%) Twitter
16 20 (0.68%) MuleSoft