Period
to 7 August 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 7 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
UK > England
6 months to
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 247 270 287
Rank change year-on-year +23 +17 -11
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 772 1,649 1,929
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.29% 1.25% 1.21%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.48% 4.08% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 610 1,398 1,547
Median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £102,500 £87,500
UK median annual salary £56,536 £60,000 £53,750
% change year-on-year -5.77% +11.63% +2.38%

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 22,153 40,433 38,961
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 36.96% 30.60% 24.36%
Number of salaries quoted 18,284 33,160 31,908
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +3.77% +6.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £85,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 7 August 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 7 August 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 -9 382 £66,250 -11.67% 71
North of England +73 135 £45,000 - 35
South East +92 132 £50,000 -0.99% 18
North West +51 106 £50,000 +11.11% 17
Midlands +95 62 £45,000 -21.74% 16
West Midlands +94 52 £50,000 -10.71% 12
South West +69 46 £55,000 +15.79% 17
Yorkshire +66 18 £43,750 -2.78% 15
East of England +46 12 £50,000 -20.00% 16
North East +35 11 £32,500 -23.53% 3
East Midlands +60 10 £40,000 -30.43% 4
GitHub
UK

For the 6 months to 7 August 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.

1 428 (55.44%) Agile Software Development
2 301 (38.99%) DevOps
3 298 (38.60%) AWS
4 288 (37.31%) JavaScript
5 283 (36.66%) Git (software)
6 282 (36.53%) Jenkins
7 269 (34.84%) Python
8 234 (30.31%) Docker
9 231 (29.92%) Java
10 190 (24.61%) C#
11 185 (23.96%) Azure
12 182 (23.58%) .NET
13 181 (23.45%) Microservices
14 174 (22.54%) Kubernetes
15 171 (22.15%) Linux
16 156 (20.21%) HTML
17 154 (19.95%) TDD
18 153 (19.82%) Continuous Integration
19 149 (19.30%) Test Automation
19 149 (19.30%) Software Engineering
20 146 (18.91%) CSS
21 144 (18.65%) Terraform
22 142 (18.39%) Scrum
23 141 (18.26%) SQL
24 131 (16.97%) JIRA
25 129 (16.71%) Node.js
26 128 (16.58%) BDD
27 123 (15.93%) Finance
28 112 (14.51%) Open Source
29 110 (14.25%) REST

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 82 (10.62%) Confluence
2 36 (4.66%) Elasticsearch
3 31 (4.02%) Apache
4 23 (2.98%) CMS
5 21 (2.72%) nginx
5 21 (2.72%) WordPress
6 15 (1.94%) IIS
7 13 (1.68%) Apache Spark
8 10 (1.30%) Tomcat
9 8 (1.04%) Umbraco
10 6 (0.78%) Drupal
10 6 (0.78%) JBoss
11 5 (0.65%) Headless CMS
11 5 (0.65%) Mule
11 5 (0.65%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.52%) Mule ESB
13 3 (0.39%) Cloud Foundry
13 3 (0.39%) GlassFish
13 3 (0.39%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.26%) Anypoint
Applications
1 10 (1.30%) Photoshop
2 8 (1.04%) Adobe XD
2 8 (1.04%) InVision
2 8 (1.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (1.04%) Zeplin
3 3 (0.39%) 3ds Max
4 2 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.26%) Fireworks
4 2 (0.26%) Inkscape
5 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.13%) Mingle
5 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (0.91%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.52%) Infor M3
2 4 (0.52%) Shopify
3 2 (0.26%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 2 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.13%) Magento
4 1 (0.13%) Raiser's Edge
4 1 (0.13%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 298 (38.60%) AWS
2 185 (23.96%) Azure
3 76 (9.84%) GCP
4 47 (6.09%) SaaS
5 43 (5.57%) Serverless
6 35 (4.53%) Amazon EC2
6 35 (4.53%) Amazon S3
6 35 (4.53%) Amazon SQS
7 29 (3.76%) AWS Lambda
7 29 (3.76%) Cloud Computing
8 26 (3.37%) AWS CloudFormation
9 21 (2.72%) Slack
10 20 (2.59%) PaaS
11 17 (2.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 16 (2.07%) Amazon ECS
13 15 (1.94%) AWS CodePipeline
14 14 (1.81%) IaaS
15 13 (1.68%) npm
16 12 (1.55%) Datadog
16 12 (1.55%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.59%) Firewall
1 20 (2.59%) Internet
2 15 (1.94%) HTTP
2 15 (1.94%) TCP/IP
3 10 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (1.17%) Wireless
5 8 (1.04%) Bluetooth
5 8 (1.04%) LTE
5 8 (1.04%) MQTT
5 8 (1.04%) VPN
6 6 (0.78%) AMQP
7 5 (0.65%) SSL
7 5 (0.65%) VLAN
8 4 (0.52%) DNS
8 4 (0.52%) HTTPS
8 4 (0.52%) Network Security
8 4 (0.52%) Skype
8 4 (0.52%) Unified Communications
8 4 (0.52%) VoIP
9 2 (0.26%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (12.95%) SQL Server
2 76 (9.84%) NoSQL
3 61 (7.90%) PostgreSQL
4 58 (7.51%) MongoDB
4 58 (7.51%) MySQL
5 37 (4.79%) Relational Database
6 29 (3.76%) Redis
7 28 (3.63%) Big Data
8 20 (2.59%) MariaDB
9 18 (2.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 14 (1.81%) Amazon RDS
11 10 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (1.17%) Apache Cassandra
12 9 (1.17%) Oracle Database
13 7 (0.91%) Azure SQL Database
13 7 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 6 (0.78%) Amazon Redshift
14 6 (0.78%) BigQuery
14 6 (0.78%) RDBMS
15 5 (0.65%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 283 (36.66%) Git (software)
2 282 (36.53%) Jenkins
3 131 (16.97%) JIRA
4 95 (12.31%) GitLab
5 87 (11.27%) Bitbucket
6 72 (9.33%) Selenium
7 60 (7.77%) Maven
8 55 (7.12%) TeamCity
9 43 (5.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 42 (5.44%) Sonatype Nexus
11 38 (4.92%) Cucumber
12 29 (3.76%) Gradle
13 28 (3.63%) Octopus Deploy
14 25 (3.24%) JUnit
15 21 (2.72%) JMeter
15 21 (2.72%) Postman
16 19 (2.46%) webpack
17 18 (2.33%) Jasmine
17 18 (2.33%) NUnit
18 17 (2.20%) Subversion
General
1 123 (15.93%) Finance
2 66 (8.55%) Public Sector
3 39 (5.05%) Games
4 30 (3.89%) Marketing
5 27 (3.50%) Banking
6 26 (3.37%) Retail
7 18 (2.33%) Legal
8 15 (1.94%) Law
9 10 (1.30%) Front Office
10 9 (1.17%) Publishing
11 7 (0.91%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.78%) Local Government
13 5 (0.65%) Back Office
13 5 (0.65%) Billing
13 5 (0.65%) Telecoms
14 4 (0.52%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.39%) Advertising
15 3 (0.39%) Electronics
15 3 (0.39%) Investment Banking
16 2 (0.26%) German Language
Job Titles
1 368 (47.67%) Developer
2 126 (16.32%) DevOps Engineer
3 81 (10.49%) Senior Developer
4 76 (9.84%) Full Stack Developer
5 58 (7.51%) Software Engineer
6 52 (6.74%) .NET Developer
7 49 (6.35%) PHP Developer
7 49 (6.35%) Software Developer
8 43 (5.57%) Python Developer
9 36 (4.66%) C# Developer
10 32 (4.15%) AWS Engineer
10 32 (4.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 30 (3.89%) JavaScript Developer
11 30 (3.89%) Test Engineer
12 29 (3.76%) Architect
13 28 (3.63%) Platform Engineer
14 27 (3.50%) Java Developer
14 27 (3.50%) Junior
15 23 (2.98%) AWS Developer
15 23 (2.98%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (23.58%) .NET
2 156 (20.21%) HTML
3 146 (18.91%) CSS
4 129 (16.71%) Node.js
5 110 (14.25%) REST
6 104 (13.47%) React
7 103 (13.34%) RESTful
8 98 (12.69%) AngularJS
9 94 (12.18%) Web Services
10 82 (10.62%) JSON
11 68 (8.81%) Spring
12 56 (7.25%) .NET Core
13 55 (7.12%) XML
14 52 (6.74%) Sass
15 50 (6.48%) .NET Framework
16 43 (5.57%) HTML5
17 42 (5.44%) SOAP
18 41 (5.31%) Elastic Stack
19 37 (4.79%) Redux
20 34 (4.40%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 57 (7.38%) User Experience
2 44 (5.70%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (4.27%) Public Cloud
4 29 (3.76%) Greenfield Project
5 26 (3.37%) Self-Motivation
6 23 (2.98%) Mobile App
7 19 (2.46%) Blog
7 19 (2.46%) Cloud Native
8 17 (2.20%) Algorithms
9 15 (1.94%) Linux Command Line
10 13 (1.68%) Social Media
11 9 (1.17%) IVR
12 8 (1.04%) Data Structures
12 8 (1.04%) Internet of Things
13 7 (0.91%) Animation
13 7 (0.91%) Mobile Games
13 7 (0.91%) Wiki
14 6 (0.78%) Life Science
14 6 (0.78%) Virtual Team
15 5 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 171 (22.15%) Linux
2 65 (8.42%) Windows
3 47 (6.09%) Android
4 43 (5.57%) CentOS
5 41 (5.31%) Apple iOS
6 39 (5.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 28 (3.63%) Unix
8 19 (2.46%) Windows Server
9 10 (1.30%) Ubuntu
10 7 (0.91%) Windows Server 2016
11 6 (0.78%) Debian
12 4 (0.52%) VMS
12 4 (0.52%) Windows Server 2019
13 3 (0.39%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.26%) CoreOS
15 1 (0.13%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 428 (55.44%) Agile Software Development
2 301 (38.99%) DevOps
3 181 (23.45%) Microservices
4 154 (19.95%) TDD
5 153 (19.82%) Continuous Integration
6 149 (19.30%) Software Engineering
6 149 (19.30%) Test Automation
7 142 (18.39%) Scrum
8 128 (16.58%) BDD
9 112 (14.51%) Open Source
10 85 (11.01%) Problem-Solving
11 80 (10.36%) OO
12 74 (9.59%) Fintech
13 63 (8.16%) Mentoring
14 59 (7.64%) Configuration Management
14 59 (7.64%) Front End Development
14 59 (7.64%) SDLC
15 58 (7.51%) Web Development
16 54 (6.99%) Continuous Delivery
17 51 (6.61%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 288 (37.31%) JavaScript
2 269 (34.84%) Python
3 231 (29.92%) Java
4 190 (24.61%) C#
5 141 (18.26%) SQL
6 94 (12.18%) Ruby
7 93 (12.05%) PHP
8 76 (9.84%) PowerShell
9 63 (8.16%) Bash Shell
10 51 (6.61%) TypeScript
11 40 (5.18%) C++
11 40 (5.18%) ES6
12 39 (5.05%) Go
13 32 (4.15%) Kotlin
14 30 (3.89%) Java 8
15 27 (3.50%) C
16 19 (2.46%) Scala
17 14 (1.81%) Objective-C
18 9 (1.17%) Embedded C
19 8 (1.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 53 (6.87%) Degree
2 39 (5.05%) Security Cleared
3 37 (4.79%) AWS Certification
4 30 (3.89%) SC Cleared
5 11 (1.42%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (0.65%) MCSE
8 4 (0.52%) CCNA
8 4 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.52%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (0.39%) ISEB
10 2 (0.26%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.13%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.13%) HNC
11 1 (0.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (8.16%) QA
2 6 (0.78%) GDPR
2 6 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.26%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.13%) SLA
System Software
1 234 (30.31%) Docker
2 17 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.17%) Firmware
3 9 (1.17%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (1.04%) Active Directory
5 5 (0.65%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.65%) vSphere
6 3 (0.39%) Xen
7 2 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.13%) Ceph
8 1 (0.13%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 174 (22.54%) Kubernetes
2 144 (18.65%) Terraform
3 93 (12.05%) Ansible
4 73 (9.46%) Puppet
5 54 (6.99%) Grafana
6 39 (5.05%) Prometheus
7 37 (4.79%) Graphite
8 31 (4.02%) Opscode Chef
9 18 (2.33%) Packer
10 13 (1.68%) cPanel
11 12 (1.55%) Consul
12 10 (1.30%) Kibana
12 10 (1.30%) Mesos
13 9 (1.17%) Marathon
14 8 (1.04%) Docker Swarm
15 6 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
15 6 (0.78%) Pingdom
16 4 (0.52%) Rancher
17 3 (0.39%) logstash
17 3 (0.39%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 74 (9.59%) Microsoft
2 64 (8.29%) Google
3 39 (5.05%) Oracle
4 22 (2.85%) VMware
5 21 (2.72%) ServiceNow
6 17 (2.20%) Splunk
7 16 (2.07%) Adobe
8 14 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
9 13 (1.68%) HP
10 10 (1.30%) Cognizant
10 10 (1.30%) New Relic
11 9 (1.17%) Facebook
11 9 (1.17%) Veracode
12 8 (1.04%) MuleSoft
13 7 (0.91%) Apple
13 7 (0.91%) IBM
13 7 (0.91%) Red Hat
14 6 (0.78%) AppDynamics
15 5 (0.65%) Atlassian
15 5 (0.65%) Dynatrace