Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
England > London
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 247 307 328
Rank change year-on-year +60 +21 +14
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 965 748 877
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.38% 1.07% 1.02%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.88% 6.60% 8.41%
Number of salaries quoted 718 624 795
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,750 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.88% +13.02% +2.38%
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £93,375 £87,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year -4.55% +12.82% -2.50%

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 London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 16,411 11,330 10,430
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 23.42% 16.23% 12.12%
Number of salaries quoted 13,852 9,685 8,941
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £85,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% +5.26%

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing GitHub as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for GitHub in London

GitHub
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GitHub in London.

Salary trend for GitHub in London

GitHub
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GitHub in London over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for GitHub in London

GitHub
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub within the London region over the 6 months to 23 February 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
Central London +33 176 £65,000 +18.18% 46
West London +17 24 £65,000 +36.84% 15
East London -1 22 £50,000 -30.07% 12
South London - 9 £40,000 - 2
North London - 2 £71,250 - 1
GitHub
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 London region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 407 (42.18%) JavaScript
2 392 (40.62%) Agile Software Development
3 378 (39.17%) Git (software)
4 302 (31.30%) Amazon AWS
5 299 (30.98%) CSS
6 295 (30.57%) HTML
7 288 (29.84%) SQL
8 275 (28.50%) Jenkins
9 271 (28.08%) DevOps
10 269 (27.88%) Finance
11 265 (27.46%) AngularJS
12 262 (27.15%) Node.js
13 241 (24.97%) Java
14 229 (23.73%) TDD
15 220 (22.80%) Python
16 215 (22.28%) Continuous Integration
17 214 (22.18%) Linux
18 206 (21.35%) MySQL
19 199 (20.62%) Docker
20 188 (19.48%) Scrum
21 187 (19.38%) PostgreSQL
22 171 (17.72%) Test Automation
23 165 (17.10%) Open Source
24 163 (16.89%) Software Engineering
25 162 (16.79%) Ruby
26 161 (16.68%) Front End Development
27 160 (16.58%) Redis
27 160 (16.58%) PHP
28 159 (16.48%) Microsoft Azure
29 158 (16.37%) React

GitHub
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 59 (6.11%) Apache Spark
2 58 (6.01%) Elasticsearch
3 50 (5.18%) Apache
4 49 (5.08%) Ethereum
5 36 (3.73%) CMS
5 36 (3.73%) nginx
6 35 (3.63%) Drupal
7 30 (3.11%) Confluence
7 30 (3.11%) Tomcat
8 29 (3.01%) WordPress
9 17 (1.76%) Apache Solr
10 16 (1.66%) Joomla!
10 16 (1.66%) OpenStack
11 14 (1.45%) Cloud Foundry
11 14 (1.45%) Hyperledger
12 11 (1.14%) Jetty
12 11 (1.14%) Mule
12 11 (1.14%) SharePoint
13 9 (0.93%) NServiceBus
14 8 (0.83%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (1.66%) Adobe Illustrator
1 16 (1.66%) Photoshop
2 10 (1.04%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.41%) Chatbot
4 2 (0.21%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 66 (6.84%) Distributed Ledger
2 21 (2.18%) Magento
3 3 (0.31%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.31%) SAP Hybris
4 2 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.10%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (0.10%) Front Arena
5 1 (0.10%) R3 Corda
5 1 (0.10%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 302 (31.30%) Amazon AWS
2 159 (16.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 105 (10.88%) Slack
4 75 (7.77%) Heroku
5 53 (5.49%) Amazon EC2
6 52 (5.39%) Cloud Computing
7 50 (5.18%) Amazon S3
7 50 (5.18%) OpenShift
8 48 (4.97%) Trello
9 33 (3.42%) SaaS
10 32 (3.32%) Serverless
11 31 (3.21%) AWS Lambda
12 27 (2.80%) Coveralls
12 27 (2.80%) Zube
13 24 (2.49%) Google Cloud Platform
14 22 (2.28%) CloudFront
15 21 (2.18%) CloudBees
16 19 (1.97%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 19 (1.97%) PaaS
17 18 (1.87%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 50 (5.18%) HTTP
2 30 (3.11%) TCP/IP
3 28 (2.90%) Internet
4 27 (2.80%) DNS
5 19 (1.97%) Firewall
6 18 (1.87%) VPN
7 10 (1.04%) HTTPS
8 9 (0.93%) VoIP
9 8 (0.83%) Cisco IOS
9 8 (0.83%) SMTP
9 8 (0.83%) VSAT
10 7 (0.73%) ICMP
11 6 (0.62%) Ethernet
11 6 (0.62%) InfiniBand
11 6 (0.62%) SSL
12 5 (0.52%) DHCP
12 5 (0.52%) SAN
13 4 (0.41%) Network Security
13 4 (0.41%) SSH
13 4 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 206 (21.35%) MySQL
2 187 (19.38%) PostgreSQL
3 160 (16.58%) Redis
4 155 (16.06%) NoSQL
5 111 (11.50%) Blockchain
6 108 (11.19%) SQL Server
7 71 (7.36%) MongoDB
8 68 (7.05%) Big Data
9 65 (6.74%) Relational Database
10 57 (5.91%) Hadoop
11 46 (4.77%) Apache Cassandra
12 31 (3.21%) Amazon RDS
13 29 (3.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 24 (2.49%) RDBMS
15 23 (2.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 22 (2.28%) Apache Hive
16 22 (2.28%) BusinessObjects
17 19 (1.97%) Amazon Redshift
18 15 (1.55%) Data Lake
18 15 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 378 (39.17%) Git (software)
2 275 (28.50%) Jenkins
3 140 (14.51%) JIRA
4 91 (9.43%) Bitbucket
5 80 (8.29%) Maven
6 77 (7.98%) Sonatype Nexus
7 66 (6.84%) TeamCity
8 63 (6.53%) Selenium
9 60 (6.22%) Subversion
10 54 (5.60%) webpack
11 49 (5.08%) Cucumber
12 48 (4.97%) Mocha
13 47 (4.87%) JUnit
14 41 (4.25%) Visual Studio
15 40 (4.15%) Gradle
16 39 (4.04%) gulp
17 38 (3.94%) Team Foundation Server
18 32 (3.32%) GitLab
19 30 (3.11%) Babel
19 30 (3.11%) Codeship
General
1 269 (27.88%) Finance
2 146 (15.13%) Banking
3 75 (7.77%) Telecoms
4 73 (7.56%) Retail
5 48 (4.97%) Games
6 25 (2.59%) Investment Banking
7 22 (2.28%) Marketing
8 21 (2.18%) Advertising
8 21 (2.18%) Retail Banking
9 13 (1.35%) Back Office
10 9 (0.93%) Legal
11 7 (0.73%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.62%) Electronics
12 6 (0.62%) Front Office
12 6 (0.62%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.31%) Automotive
14 2 (0.21%) Law
14 2 (0.21%) Publishing
14 2 (0.21%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.10%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 608 (63.01%) Developer
2 186 (19.27%) Senior Developer
3 103 (10.67%) Full Stack Developer
4 96 (9.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 68 (7.05%) PHP Developer
6 64 (6.63%) JavaScript Developer
7 63 (6.53%) Software Engineer
8 60 (6.22%) Blockchain Developer
8 60 (6.22%) DevOps Engineer
8 60 (6.22%) Java Developer
9 39 (4.04%) Python Developer
9 39 (4.04%) React Developer
10 36 (3.73%) Cloud Engineer
11 34 (3.52%) Senior Full Stack Developer
12 33 (3.42%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 32 (3.32%) .NET Developer
13 32 (3.32%) C# Developer
13 32 (3.32%) Web Developer
14 31 (3.21%) Node.js Developer
15 30 (3.11%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 299 (30.98%) CSS
2 295 (30.57%) HTML
3 265 (27.46%) AngularJS
4 262 (27.15%) Node.js
5 158 (16.37%) jQuery
5 158 (16.37%) React
6 144 (14.92%) HTML5
7 130 (13.47%) .NET
8 128 (13.26%) REST
9 126 (13.06%) Web Services
10 111 (11.50%) CSS3
11 101 (10.47%) JSON
12 99 (10.26%) RESTful
13 87 (9.02%) Redux
14 85 (8.81%) Spring
15 79 (8.19%) Sass
16 69 (7.15%) Smart Contracts
17 67 (6.94%) Ruby on Rails
18 60 (6.22%) ASP.NET
19 55 (5.70%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 122 (12.64%) Fintech
2 109 (11.30%) User Experience
3 104 (10.78%) Computer Science
4 74 (7.67%) Mobile App
5 55 (5.70%) Greenfield Project
6 48 (4.97%) Public Cloud
7 45 (4.66%) Bitcoin
8 36 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
9 34 (3.52%) Private Cloud
10 26 (2.69%) Algorithms
11 24 (2.49%) Data Structures
12 22 (2.28%) Enterprise Software
13 21 (2.18%) Blog
14 20 (2.07%) Linux Command Line
15 17 (1.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 17 (1.76%) Online Games
16 16 (1.66%) Data Centre
17 15 (1.55%) Hedge funds
18 10 (1.04%) Management Information System
18 10 (1.04%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 214 (22.18%) Linux
2 73 (7.56%) Apple iOS
3 69 (7.15%) Unix
3 69 (7.15%) Windows
4 58 (6.01%) Android
5 21 (2.18%) VMS
6 18 (1.87%) Windows Server
7 16 (1.66%) Ubuntu
8 12 (1.24%) CentOS
9 8 (0.83%) Mac OS X
10 7 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (0.52%) CoreOS
12 3 (0.31%) Amazon Linux
13 2 (0.21%) Mesosphere
13 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.10%) Debian
14 1 (0.10%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 392 (40.62%) Agile Software Development
2 271 (28.08%) DevOps
3 229 (23.73%) TDD
4 215 (22.28%) Continuous Integration
5 188 (19.48%) Scrum
6 171 (17.72%) Test Automation
7 165 (17.10%) Open Source
8 163 (16.89%) Software Engineering
9 161 (16.68%) Front End Development
10 141 (14.61%) BDD
11 107 (11.09%) Microservices
12 105 (10.88%) Unit Testing
13 102 (10.57%) MVC
14 86 (8.91%) Analytics
15 85 (8.81%) OO
16 82 (8.50%) Project Management
17 80 (8.29%) E-Commerce
18 79 (8.19%) Web Development
19 75 (7.77%) Continuous Delivery
20 68 (7.05%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 407 (42.18%) JavaScript
2 288 (29.84%) SQL
3 241 (24.97%) Java
4 220 (22.80%) Python
5 162 (16.79%) Ruby
6 160 (16.58%) PHP
7 132 (13.68%) C#
8 76 (7.88%) ES6
8 76 (7.88%) Scala
9 68 (7.05%) Bash Shell
10 65 (6.74%) Go
11 50 (5.18%) C++
12 49 (5.08%) Solidity
13 39 (4.04%) Perl
14 34 (3.52%) PowerShell
15 31 (3.21%) T-SQL
16 30 (3.11%) TypeScript
17 28 (2.90%) C
18 21 (2.18%) Kotlin
19 19 (1.97%) R
Qualifications
1 81 (8.39%) Degree
2 53 (5.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (1.35%) PhD
4 10 (1.04%) Master's Degree
5 8 (0.83%) AWS Certification
6 5 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.41%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.41%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.21%) AAT
9 1 (0.10%) ISEB
9 1 (0.10%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (6.84%) QA
2 17 (1.76%) PCI DSS
3 10 (1.04%) WAI
4 7 (0.73%) GCP
5 2 (0.21%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.10%) WCAG
System Software
1 199 (20.62%) Docker
2 37 (3.83%) Virtual Machines
3 25 (2.59%) Active Directory
4 16 (1.66%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (0.62%) Apache Flume
6 6 (0.62%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 6 (0.62%) Ceph
6 6 (0.62%) GPFS
6 6 (0.62%) HDFS
6 6 (0.62%) KVM
6 6 (0.62%) Slurm Workload Manager
7 5 (0.52%) vSphere
8 2 (0.21%) Firmware
9 1 (0.10%) Corosync
9 1 (0.10%) iptables
Systems Management
1 133 (13.78%) Ansible
2 97 (10.05%) Kubernetes
3 87 (9.02%) Puppet
4 60 (6.22%) Opscode Chef
5 59 (6.11%) Terraform
6 36 (3.73%) Nagios
7 27 (2.80%) Docker Swarm
8 18 (1.87%) Rundeck
9 15 (1.55%) Hadoop YARN
9 15 (1.55%) Salt
10 14 (1.45%) Grafana
11 11 (1.14%) Kibana
12 9 (0.93%) Consul
12 9 (0.93%) Packer
12 9 (0.93%) Single Sign-On
12 9 (0.93%) ZABBIX
13 8 (0.83%) Mesos
13 8 (0.83%) Oozie
14 7 (0.73%) HAProxy
14 7 (0.73%) Icinga
Vendors
1 98 (10.16%) Microsoft
2 72 (7.46%) Google
3 66 (6.84%) Oracle
4 59 (6.11%) Splunk
5 39 (4.04%) WorldPay
6 33 (3.42%) VMware
7 26 (2.69%) AppDynamics
8 21 (2.18%) New Relic
8 21 (2.18%) SAP
9 18 (1.87%) Hortonworks
10 16 (1.66%) Facebook
11 15 (1.55%) Atlassian
12 13 (1.35%) Tableau
13 12 (1.24%) Cloudera
14 11 (1.14%) Capita
14 11 (1.14%) hybris
14 11 (1.14%) Talend
15 10 (1.04%) IBM
15 10 (1.04%) Qualys
15 10 (1.04%) Zend