Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 273 391 485
Rank change year-on-year +118 +94 -21
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 2112 1385 1233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.25% 0.78% 0.60%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.64% 5.90% 6.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1589 1203 1044
England median annual salary £52,500 £54,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% +8.00% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,550 £30,000
90th Percentile £78,900 £87,250 £75,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -2.78% +8.00% -

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 31823 23457 19546
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 18.86% 13.14% 9.50%
Number of salaries quoted 26466 19879 16375
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.00% - +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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 +66 1105 £62,500 - 67
South East +120 287 £50,000 -4.76% 19
North of England +117 270 £47,500 +18.75% 18
Midlands +91 180 £32,500 -13.33% 12
North West +56 151 £41,500 +18.57% 13
South West +68 140 £55,000 +69.23% 9
East of England +85 132 £46,902 -34.17% 7
West Midlands +58 130 £33,000 -12.00% 8
Yorkshire +61 96 £50,000 +11.11% 5
East Midlands +64 59 £29,000 -22.67% 4
North East +24 23 £69,000 +53.33%
GitHub
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing GitHub also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 987 (46.73%) Agile Software Development
2 907 (42.95%) JavaScript
3 685 (32.43%) HTML
4 651 (30.82%) Git (software)
5 623 (29.50%) CSS
6 576 (27.27%) Java
7 568 (26.89%) SQL
8 525 (24.86%) DevOps
9 510 (24.15%) AngularJS
10 495 (23.44%) Linux
11 490 (23.20%) Jenkins
12 477 (22.59%) Finance
13 460 (21.78%) C#
14 455 (21.54%) Continuous Integration
15 446 (21.12%) TDD
16 440 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
17 396 (18.75%) PHP
18 374 (17.71%) Software Engineering
19 370 (17.52%) Scrum
20 356 (16.86%) Test Automation
21 345 (16.34%) JIRA
22 339 (16.05%) SQL Server
23 334 (15.81%) Python
24 326 (15.44%) Open Source
25 304 (14.39%) MySQL
26 303 (14.35%) Web Services
27 298 (14.11%) .NET
28 297 (14.06%) Docker
29 290 (13.73%) jQuery
30 286 (13.54%) MVC

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
1 150 (7.10%) Apache
2 139 (6.58%) CMS
3 130 (6.16%) Elasticsearch
4 101 (4.78%) WordPress
5 94 (4.45%) Tomcat
6 92 (4.36%) Apache Spark
7 77 (3.65%) Drupal
8 57 (2.70%) Confluence
9 55 (2.60%) nginx
10 52 (2.46%) Joomla!
11 49 (2.32%) Apache Solr
12 34 (1.61%) OpenStack
13 28 (1.33%) IIS
14 27 (1.28%) Ethereum
14 27 (1.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 26 (1.23%) WebLogic
16 24 (1.14%) Documentum
17 20 (0.95%) SharePoint
18 17 (0.80%) NServiceBus
19 16 (0.76%) Hyperledger
Applications
1 61 (2.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (0.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 18 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
3 18 (0.85%) Photoshop
4 14 (0.66%) InVision
5 4 (0.19%) Chatbot
5 4 (0.19%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (0.095%) HipChat
7 1 (0.047%) GIMP
7 1 (0.047%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 77 (3.65%) Magento
2 10 (0.47%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.047%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.047%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.047%) R3 Corda
4 1 (0.047%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 440 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
2 274 (12.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 89 (4.21%) Slack
4 83 (3.93%) Amazon EC2
5 71 (3.36%) SaaS
6 67 (3.17%) Google Cloud Platform
7 59 (2.79%) Cloud Computing
8 54 (2.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 53 (2.51%) Google Play
10 49 (2.32%) Amazon S3
10 49 (2.32%) AWS CloudFormation
11 47 (2.23%) Heroku
11 47 (2.23%) Serverless
12 46 (2.18%) AWS Lambda
13 45 (2.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 39 (1.85%) npm
15 33 (1.56%) Trello
16 30 (1.42%) CloudFront
17 23 (1.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 21 (0.99%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 65 (3.08%) HTTP
2 53 (2.51%) LDAP
3 46 (2.18%) Internet
4 27 (1.28%) TCP/IP
5 19 (0.90%) DNS
6 18 (0.85%) Firewall
7 16 (0.76%) HTTPS
8 12 (0.57%) VPN
9 11 (0.52%) VoIP
10 10 (0.47%) MPLS
10 10 (0.47%) Network Security
11 9 (0.43%) FTP
11 9 (0.43%) ICMP
12 8 (0.38%) Cisco IOS
12 8 (0.38%) Kerberos
12 8 (0.38%) VSAT
13 7 (0.33%) SSH
13 7 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
14 6 (0.28%) DHCP
14 6 (0.28%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 339 (16.05%) SQL Server
2 304 (14.39%) MySQL
3 197 (9.33%) NoSQL
4 140 (6.63%) MongoDB
5 133 (6.30%) PostgreSQL
6 130 (6.16%) Big Data
7 127 (6.01%) Relational Database
8 103 (4.88%) Hadoop
8 103 (4.88%) Redis
9 97 (4.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 87 (4.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 66 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
12 63 (2.98%) Amazon RDS
13 47 (2.23%) MariaDB
14 46 (2.18%) SQL Server 2016
15 38 (1.80%) Blockchain
15 38 (1.80%) RDBMS
16 33 (1.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 30 (1.42%) Geospatial Data
18 29 (1.37%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 651 (30.82%) Git (software)
2 490 (23.20%) Jenkins
3 345 (16.34%) JIRA
4 257 (12.17%) TeamCity
5 239 (11.32%) Bitbucket
6 222 (10.51%) Selenium
7 194 (9.19%) Subversion
8 160 (7.58%) Cucumber
9 141 (6.68%) Maven
10 111 (5.26%) JUnit
11 106 (5.02%) WebDriver
12 86 (4.07%) gulp
13 83 (3.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 81 (3.84%) Visual Studio
15 77 (3.65%) GitLab
16 71 (3.36%) Sonatype Nexus
17 68 (3.22%) Vagrant
18 59 (2.79%) webpack
19 57 (2.70%) Gradle
20 48 (2.27%) PHPUnit
General
1 477 (22.59%) Finance
2 211 (9.99%) Banking
3 155 (7.34%) Investment Banking
4 148 (7.01%) Retail Banking
5 116 (5.49%) Retail
6 104 (4.92%) Marketing
7 99 (4.69%) Electronics
8 97 (4.59%) Telecoms
9 91 (4.31%) Manufacturing
10 73 (3.46%) Games
11 42 (1.99%) Advertising
12 15 (0.71%) Legal
12 15 (0.71%) Publishing
13 9 (0.43%) Back Office
14 7 (0.33%) Financial Institution
14 7 (0.33%) Law
15 6 (0.28%) Front Office
16 3 (0.14%) Automotive
16 3 (0.14%) Music Industry
16 3 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1235 (58.48%) Developer
2 260 (12.31%) Senior Developer
3 197 (9.33%) PHP Developer
4 167 (7.91%) Software Engineer
5 153 (7.24%) JavaScript Developer
6 144 (6.82%) Full Stack Developer
7 136 (6.44%) Software Developer
8 132 (6.25%) Java Developer
9 118 (5.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 106 (5.02%) DevOps Engineer
11 104 (4.92%) Tester
12 103 (4.88%) C# Developer
13 102 (4.83%) Automation Tester
14 92 (4.36%) HTML Developer
15 88 (4.17%) Web Developer
16 82 (3.88%) .NET Developer
17 81 (3.84%) Lead Developer
18 76 (3.60%) HTML CSS Developer
19 69 (3.27%) Junior
20 63 (2.98%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 685 (32.43%) HTML
2 623 (29.50%) CSS
3 510 (24.15%) AngularJS
4 303 (14.35%) Web Services
5 298 (14.11%) .NET
6 290 (13.73%) jQuery
7 280 (13.26%) Node.js
8 279 (13.21%) REST
9 275 (13.02%) HTML5
10 239 (11.32%) RESTful
11 200 (9.47%) Sass
12 193 (9.14%) React
13 187 (8.85%) JSON
14 169 (8.00%) ASP.NET
15 164 (7.77%) Spring
16 156 (7.39%) SOAP
17 128 (6.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 123 (5.82%) Laravel
19 119 (5.63%) ASP.NET MVC
20 113 (5.35%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 253 (11.98%) Computer Science
2 232 (10.98%) User Experience
3 143 (6.77%) Mobile App
4 117 (5.54%) Analytical Skills
5 104 (4.92%) Fintech
6 87 (4.12%) Greenfield Project
7 84 (3.98%) Algorithms
8 83 (3.93%) Blog
9 47 (2.23%) Data Structures
10 45 (2.13%) Public Cloud
11 40 (1.89%) Hedge funds
12 39 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
13 28 (1.33%) Data Centre
13 28 (1.33%) Linux Command Line
13 28 (1.33%) Video\Live Streaming
14 27 (1.28%) Client/Server
15 20 (0.95%) iPad
16 18 (0.85%) Life Science
17 17 (0.80%) Management Information System
17 17 (0.80%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 495 (23.44%) Linux
2 219 (10.37%) Unix
3 171 (8.10%) Apple iOS
4 158 (7.48%) Android
5 121 (5.73%) Windows
6 74 (3.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 45 (2.13%) Solaris
8 39 (1.85%) CentOS
9 30 (1.42%) Ubuntu
10 23 (1.09%) Windows Server
11 18 (0.85%) Embedded Linux
12 10 (0.47%) Mac OS X
13 8 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
14 7 (0.33%) Mac OS
14 7 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
15 6 (0.28%) CoreOS
16 2 (0.095%) Windows 10
17 1 (0.047%) Debian
17 1 (0.047%) Oracle Linux
17 1 (0.047%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 987 (46.73%) Agile Software Development
2 525 (24.86%) DevOps
3 455 (21.54%) Continuous Integration
4 446 (21.12%) TDD
5 374 (17.71%) Software Engineering
6 370 (17.52%) Scrum
7 356 (16.86%) Test Automation
8 326 (15.44%) Open Source
9 286 (13.54%) MVC
10 275 (13.02%) SDLC
11 250 (11.84%) Web Development
12 229 (10.84%) BDD
13 186 (8.81%) OO
14 179 (8.48%) Front End Development
15 178 (8.43%) Microservices
16 167 (7.91%) Analytics
16 167 (7.91%) Asset Management
17 161 (7.62%) Configuration Management
18 156 (7.39%) Wealth Management
19 145 (6.87%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 907 (42.95%) JavaScript
2 576 (27.27%) Java
3 568 (26.89%) SQL
4 460 (21.78%) C#
5 396 (18.75%) PHP
6 334 (15.81%) Python
7 196 (9.28%) Ruby
8 150 (7.10%) C++
9 100 (4.73%) Scala
10 84 (3.98%) Bash Shell
11 78 (3.69%) Perl
12 77 (3.65%) PowerShell
13 74 (3.50%) T-SQL
14 70 (3.31%) C
15 68 (3.22%) Go
16 67 (3.17%) Shell Script
17 55 (2.60%) Objective-C
18 52 (2.46%) Apple Swift
19 51 (2.41%) PL/SQL
20 47 (2.23%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 256 (12.12%) Degree
2 146 (6.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 50 (2.37%) PhD
4 33 (1.56%) Security Cleared
5 10 (0.47%) SC Cleared
6 9 (0.43%) Master's Degree
7 7 (0.33%) A+ Certification
7 7 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (0.24%) ISEB
8 5 (0.24%) Postgraduate
9 4 (0.19%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.14%) ISEB Practitioner
11 2 (0.095%) AAT
11 2 (0.095%) CISSP
11 2 (0.095%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.095%) MCSE
11 2 (0.095%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.047%) GIAC
12 1 (0.047%) Numerate Degree
12 1 (0.047%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 145 (6.87%) QA
2 36 (1.70%) GCP
3 24 (1.14%) SLA
4 20 (0.95%) Disclosure Scotland
5 13 (0.62%) WAI
6 8 (0.38%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.24%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (0.19%) WCAG
9 2 (0.095%) ISO 14001
9 2 (0.095%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.095%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 297 (14.06%) Docker
2 70 (3.31%) Active Directory
3 13 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
4 11 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (0.43%) KVM
6 8 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (0.33%) GPFS
7 7 (0.33%) LXC
8 6 (0.28%) Ceph
8 6 (0.28%) Hyper-V
8 6 (0.28%) Slurm Workload Manager
8 6 (0.28%) vSphere
9 4 (0.19%) HDFS
10 3 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 2 (0.095%) Varnish
11 2 (0.095%) XenServer
12 1 (0.047%) Apache Flume
12 1 (0.047%) etcd
12 1 (0.047%) NFS
12 1 (0.047%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 196 (9.28%) Puppet
2 138 (6.53%) Ansible
3 133 (6.30%) Opscode Chef
4 106 (5.02%) Kubernetes
5 68 (3.22%) Terraform
6 48 (2.27%) ZABBIX
7 28 (1.33%) Capistrano
8 24 (1.14%) Nagios
9 22 (1.04%) Docker Swarm
10 19 (0.90%) rkt
11 15 (0.71%) Hadoop YARN
12 13 (0.62%) Salt
13 12 (0.57%) Ambari
14 11 (0.52%) Grafana
14 11 (0.52%) Rundeck
15 9 (0.43%) Packer
16 8 (0.38%) Icinga
16 8 (0.38%) Kibana
16 8 (0.38%) logstash
17 7 (0.33%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 205 (9.71%) Oracle
2 153 (7.24%) Microsoft
3 145 (6.87%) Google
4 78 (3.69%) Red Hat
5 65 (3.08%) SAP
6 47 (2.23%) VMware
7 46 (2.18%) Splunk
8 40 (1.89%) Zend
9 32 (1.52%) Apple
10 26 (1.23%) Tableau
11 25 (1.18%) Adobe
12 24 (1.14%) Pega
13 23 (1.09%) New Relic
14 22 (1.04%) IBM
15 20 (0.95%) EMC
16 18 (0.85%) Cognizant
16 18 (0.85%) MuleSoft
17 17 (0.80%) Facebook
17 17 (0.80%) Hortonworks
18 16 (0.76%) Dell