Period
to 23 September 2018

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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
UK > England
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 283 274 400
Rank change year-on-year -9 +126 +108
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 1,821 2,146 1,439
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.18% 1.30% 0.79%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.00% 7.26% 6.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1,313 1,620 1,265
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

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 36,425 29,542 23,187
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 23.62% 17.91% 12.66%
Number of salaries quoted 29,687 24,526 19,670
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +3.96% +6.32%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 23 September 2018.

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 23 September 2018. 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 -22 979 £67,500 +3.85% 201
South East +34 283 £57,500 +15.00% 66
North of England -27 192 £42,500 -5.56% 53
East of England +39 153 £47,500 +5.56% 26
North West -15 120 £40,000 -5.88% 33
Midlands -27 118 £40,000 +23.08% 22
South West -28 94 £50,000 -9.09% 28
East Midlands +6 68 £37,500 +25.00% 9
Yorkshire -7 61 £47,500 - 15
West Midlands -43 50 £43,750 +30.60% 13
North East -24 11 £47,500 -31.16% 5
GitHub
UK

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, 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.

1 978 (53.71%) Agile Software Development
2 794 (43.60%) JavaScript
3 700 (38.44%) Amazon AWS
4 670 (36.79%) Git (software)
5 654 (35.91%) Java
6 567 (31.14%) Jenkins
7 563 (30.92%) SQL
8 542 (29.76%) CSS
9 531 (29.16%) Linux
10 525 (28.83%) HTML
11 518 (28.45%) DevOps
12 494 (27.13%) Docker
13 460 (25.26%) Continuous Integration
14 438 (24.05%) Python
15 434 (23.83%) Node.js
16 427 (23.45%) Test Automation
17 418 (22.95%) JIRA
18 376 (20.65%) Microsoft Azure
19 373 (20.48%) TDD
20 370 (20.32%) Scrum
21 345 (18.95%) C#
22 339 (18.62%) Finance
23 336 (18.45%) Software Engineering
24 329 (18.07%) MySQL
25 327 (17.96%) AngularJS
26 324 (17.79%) React
27 298 (16.36%) Ansible
28 293 (16.09%) .NET
29 272 (14.94%) SQL Server
30 264 (14.50%) NoSQL

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
1 191 (10.49%) Confluence
2 108 (5.93%) Elasticsearch
3 105 (5.77%) Ethereum
4 90 (4.94%) CMS
5 80 (4.39%) Cloud Foundry
6 78 (4.28%) Apache
7 59 (3.24%) Apache Spark
8 58 (3.19%) OpenStack
9 55 (3.02%) Tomcat
10 46 (2.53%) JBoss
11 42 (2.31%) WordPress
12 37 (2.03%) WebLogic
13 30 (1.65%) nginx
14 26 (1.43%) Mule
15 24 (1.32%) IIS
16 20 (1.10%) Anypoint
16 20 (1.10%) WebSphere
17 19 (1.04%) SharePoint
18 18 (0.99%) Drupal
19 12 (0.66%) GlassFish
Applications
1 23 (1.26%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (1.10%) Photoshop
3 8 (0.44%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (0.33%) Doxygen
5 5 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (0.27%) Chatbot
5 5 (0.27%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.11%) Mingle
7 2 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.055%) HipChat
8 1 (0.055%) InVision
8 1 (0.055%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 68 (3.73%) Distributed Ledger
2 22 (1.21%) Payment Gateway
3 16 (0.88%) Magento
4 15 (0.82%) Documaker
5 5 (0.27%) NetSuite
6 4 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.22%) Eloqua
6 4 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.22%) R3 Corda
6 4 (0.22%) Scribe Insight
7 3 (0.16%) Shopify
8 2 (0.11%) SAP Business One
8 2 (0.11%) Teamcenter
9 1 (0.055%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 1 (0.055%) SAP Hybris
9 1 (0.055%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 700 (38.44%) Amazon AWS
2 376 (20.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 112 (6.15%) Cloud Computing
3 112 (6.15%) IaaS
4 107 (5.88%) PaaS
5 106 (5.82%) Amazon EC2
6 97 (5.33%) Google Cloud Platform
7 88 (4.83%) Amazon S3
7 88 (4.83%) AWS CloudFormation
8 74 (4.06%) SaaS
9 70 (3.84%) Slack
10 67 (3.68%) OpenShift
11 50 (2.75%) Serverless
12 40 (2.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 40 (2.20%) Heroku
13 38 (2.09%) Amazon ELB
13 38 (2.09%) Route 53
14 32 (1.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 28 (1.54%) npm
16 25 (1.37%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 94 (5.16%) HTTP
2 68 (3.73%) TCP/IP
3 57 (3.13%) DNS
4 41 (2.25%) DHCP
5 37 (2.03%) Internet
6 35 (1.92%) Firewall
7 31 (1.70%) SSH
8 26 (1.43%) SNMP
9 24 (1.32%) SSL
10 23 (1.26%) ICMP
10 23 (1.26%) SMTP
10 23 (1.26%) VPN
11 21 (1.15%) IPsec
12 20 (1.10%) HTTPS
13 17 (0.93%) FTP
14 16 (0.88%) Cisco IOS
14 16 (0.88%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
15 15 (0.82%) OpenVPN
15 15 (0.82%) Skype
15 15 (0.82%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 329 (18.07%) MySQL
2 272 (14.94%) SQL Server
3 264 (14.50%) NoSQL
4 187 (10.27%) Blockchain
5 184 (10.10%) PostgreSQL
6 180 (9.88%) Redis
7 163 (8.95%) MongoDB
8 117 (6.43%) Relational Database
9 71 (3.90%) Big Data
10 53 (2.91%) Amazon RDS
11 48 (2.64%) Apache Cassandra
12 44 (2.42%) Hadoop
13 34 (1.87%) MariaDB
14 33 (1.81%) Amazon Redshift
15 30 (1.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 22 (1.21%) Oracle Database
17 19 (1.04%) InfluxDB
18 18 (0.99%) SSDT
19 17 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
19 17 (0.93%) Event Store
Development Applications
1 670 (36.79%) Git (software)
2 567 (31.14%) Jenkins
3 418 (22.95%) JIRA
4 220 (12.08%) Selenium
5 166 (9.12%) Maven
6 158 (8.68%) TeamCity
7 150 (8.24%) Cucumber
8 143 (7.85%) Subversion
9 134 (7.36%) Bitbucket
10 127 (6.97%) Sonatype Nexus
11 118 (6.48%) JUnit
11 118 (6.48%) Mocha
12 108 (5.93%) Visual Studio
13 105 (5.77%) Octopus Deploy
14 89 (4.89%) GitLab
15 78 (4.28%) SonarQube
16 75 (4.12%) Team Foundation Server
17 68 (3.73%) JMeter
18 62 (3.40%) Gradle
19 53 (2.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 339 (18.62%) Finance
2 193 (10.60%) Banking
3 93 (5.11%) Games
3 93 (5.11%) Telecoms
4 84 (4.61%) Retail
5 60 (3.29%) Marketing
6 28 (1.54%) Financial Institution
7 27 (1.48%) Manufacturing
8 24 (1.32%) Automotive
9 18 (0.99%) Advertising
10 16 (0.88%) Aerospace
11 12 (0.66%) Law
12 10 (0.55%) Multimedia
13 9 (0.49%) Electronics
14 8 (0.44%) Investment Banking
15 7 (0.38%) Legal
16 5 (0.27%) Back Office
17 4 (0.22%) Publishing
17 4 (0.22%) Retail Banking
18 3 (0.16%) Billing
Job Titles
1 934 (51.29%) Developer
2 226 (12.41%) Senior Developer
3 184 (10.10%) Software Engineer
4 172 (9.45%) Java Developer
5 171 (9.39%) DevOps Engineer
6 116 (6.37%) JavaScript Developer
7 106 (5.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 103 (5.66%) Full Stack Developer
9 102 (5.60%) Software Developer
10 98 (5.38%) Node.js Developer
11 96 (5.27%) Blockchain Developer
12 89 (4.89%) Backend Developer
12 89 (4.89%) C# Developer
13 83 (4.56%) .NET Developer
14 77 (4.23%) PHP Developer
15 57 (3.13%) Architect
16 56 (3.08%) React Developer
17 52 (2.86%) Senior Java Developer
18 49 (2.69%) Web Developer
19 48 (2.64%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 542 (29.76%) CSS
2 525 (28.83%) HTML
3 434 (23.83%) Node.js
4 327 (17.96%) AngularJS
5 324 (17.79%) React
6 293 (16.09%) .NET
7 202 (11.09%) Web Services
8 201 (11.04%) HTML5
8 201 (11.04%) REST
9 198 (10.87%) jQuery
10 194 (10.65%) Spring
11 187 (10.27%) CSS3
12 175 (9.61%) RESTful
13 116 (6.37%) Sass
14 105 (5.77%) JSON
15 104 (5.71%) Jest
15 104 (5.71%) Smart Contracts
16 103 (5.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 98 (5.38%) ASP.NET
18 94 (5.16%) Chai
Miscellaneous
1 201 (11.04%) Computer Science
2 160 (8.79%) User Experience
3 146 (8.02%) Mobile App
4 118 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
5 97 (5.33%) Bitcoin
6 90 (4.94%) Fintech
7 88 (4.83%) Linux Command Line
8 75 (4.12%) Public Cloud
9 66 (3.62%) Greenfield Project
10 60 (3.29%) Self-Motivation
11 58 (3.19%) Algorithms
12 52 (2.86%) Data Structures
13 37 (2.03%) Blog
13 37 (2.03%) Device Driver
14 36 (1.98%) Embedded Systems
15 35 (1.92%) Data Centre
16 30 (1.65%) Clustering
17 29 (1.59%) Private Cloud
18 25 (1.37%) Hedge funds
19 22 (1.21%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 531 (29.16%) Linux
2 224 (12.30%) Windows
3 145 (7.96%) Unix
4 97 (5.33%) Android
5 75 (4.12%) Apple iOS
6 71 (3.90%) CentOS
7 60 (3.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 52 (2.86%) VMS
9 48 (2.64%) Ubuntu
10 43 (2.36%) Windows Server
11 24 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
12 19 (1.04%) Solaris
13 17 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
14 15 (0.82%) SUSE
15 13 (0.71%) Fedora
16 9 (0.49%) Debian
16 9 (0.49%) Mac OS X
17 8 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
18 5 (0.27%) Robot Operating System
19 4 (0.22%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 978 (53.71%) Agile Software Development
2 518 (28.45%) DevOps
3 460 (25.26%) Continuous Integration
4 427 (23.45%) Test Automation
5 373 (20.48%) TDD
6 370 (20.32%) Scrum
7 336 (18.45%) Software Engineering
8 249 (13.67%) Open Source
9 224 (12.30%) Front End Development
10 219 (12.03%) Kanban
11 215 (11.81%) Problem-Solving
12 205 (11.26%) Web Development
13 197 (10.82%) BDD
14 194 (10.65%) Microservices
15 188 (10.32%) Continuous Delivery
16 177 (9.72%) SDLC
17 164 (9.01%) Mentoring
18 150 (8.24%) MVC
19 134 (7.36%) OO
20 129 (7.08%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 794 (43.60%) JavaScript
2 654 (35.91%) Java
3 563 (30.92%) SQL
4 438 (24.05%) Python
5 345 (18.95%) C#
6 260 (14.28%) Ruby
7 209 (11.48%) PHP
8 207 (11.37%) ES6
9 180 (9.88%) C++
10 117 (6.43%) Bash Shell
11 115 (6.32%) PowerShell
12 106 (5.82%) Solidity
13 96 (5.27%) C
14 95 (5.22%) Java 8
14 95 (5.22%) Scala
15 79 (4.34%) Go
16 77 (4.23%) Perl
17 73 (4.01%) TypeScript
18 62 (3.40%) T-SQL
19 51 (2.80%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 249 (13.67%) Degree
2 73 (4.01%) Computer Science Degree
3 32 (1.76%) Security Cleared
4 27 (1.48%) AWS Certification
5 26 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (0.99%) MCP
6 18 (0.99%) MCPD
7 17 (0.93%) ISTQB
8 14 (0.77%) ISEB
8 14 (0.77%) SC Cleared
9 12 (0.66%) BC Cleared
9 12 (0.66%) DBS Check
9 12 (0.66%) DV Cleared
10 11 (0.60%) PhD
11 9 (0.49%) RHCE
12 8 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 8 (0.44%) Master's Degree
12 8 (0.44%) MCITP
12 8 (0.44%) MCSA
12 8 (0.44%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 220 (12.08%) QA
2 20 (1.10%) PCI DSS
3 11 (0.60%) GDPR
4 7 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.38%) PMO
5 6 (0.33%) SLA
6 4 (0.22%) WCAG
7 3 (0.16%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.11%) COBIT
8 2 (0.11%) ISO 13485
8 2 (0.11%) ISO 26262
8 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.055%) PSD2
System Software
1 494 (27.13%) Docker
2 104 (5.71%) Virtual Machines
3 75 (4.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (1.32%) Hyper-V
5 23 (1.26%) Active Directory
6 15 (0.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 15 (0.82%) Samba
6 15 (0.82%) VirtualBox
7 10 (0.55%) HDFS
8 7 (0.38%) vSphere
8 7 (0.38%) Xen
9 6 (0.33%) KVM
9 6 (0.33%) oVirt
9 6 (0.33%) Varnish
9 6 (0.33%) vCloud
9 6 (0.33%) XenServer
10 4 (0.22%) Firmware
10 4 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (0.11%) zsh
Systems Management
1 298 (16.36%) Ansible
2 209 (11.48%) Puppet
3 207 (11.37%) Kubernetes
4 204 (11.20%) Opscode Chef
5 124 (6.81%) Terraform
6 66 (3.62%) Docker Swarm
7 46 (2.53%) Kibana
8 42 (2.31%) Nagios
9 40 (2.20%) logstash
10 36 (1.98%) Grafana
11 34 (1.87%) Packer
12 20 (1.10%) Sysdig
13 15 (0.82%) Hadoop YARN
13 15 (0.82%) Rancher
13 15 (0.82%) vRealize
13 15 (0.82%) ZABBIX
14 11 (0.60%) HAProxy
15 10 (0.55%) Capistrano
15 10 (0.55%) Mesos
16 9 (0.49%) Consul
Vendors
1 153 (8.40%) Microsoft
2 118 (6.48%) VMware
3 111 (6.10%) Google
3 111 (6.10%) Oracle
4 107 (5.88%) Splunk
5 104 (5.71%) AppDynamics
6 85 (4.67%) Red Hat
7 76 (4.17%) New Relic
8 58 (3.19%) Atlassian
9 52 (2.86%) WorldPay
10 34 (1.87%) ServiceNow
11 27 (1.48%) IBM
12 26 (1.43%) Cisco
12 26 (1.43%) HP
13 22 (1.21%) Cognizant
13 22 (1.21%) MuleSoft
14 19 (1.04%) Adobe
14 19 (1.04%) Sitecore
15 16 (0.88%) BMC
16 15 (0.82%) Tableau