Period
to 23 October 2020

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 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
England > London
6 months to
23 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 214 229 258
Rank change year-on-year +15 +29 -18
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 299 829 981
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.51% 1.52% 1.44%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.46% 4.20% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 239 650 697
Median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £66,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.06% +5.60%
10th Percentile £45,000 £38,750 £41,700
90th Percentile £91,250 £110,250 £95,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

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 8,642 19,759 19,045
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 43.74% 36.23% 27.98%
Number of salaries quoted 7,316 16,310 15,386
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £107,500 £100,000 £92,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +5.77%

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for GitHub in London

GitHub
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing GitHub in London.

Salary trend for GitHub in London

GitHub
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing GitHub in London over the 6 months to 23 October 2020.

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 October 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
Central London +40 43 £65,000 -2.99% 21
South London +83 40 £72,500 +3.57% 5
West London +35 19 £65,000 +13.04% 13
East London +36 8 £65,000 +30.00% 9
North London +32 1 £70,000 +16.67% 1
GitHub
England

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

1 164 (54.85%) AWS
2 162 (54.18%) Agile Software Development
3 154 (51.51%) Python
4 143 (47.83%) DevOps
5 115 (38.46%) Jenkins
6 97 (32.44%) Docker
7 96 (32.11%) Git (software)
8 95 (31.77%) JavaScript
9 93 (31.10%) Test Automation
10 89 (29.77%) Azure
11 80 (26.76%) TDD
12 79 (26.42%) Terraform
13 75 (25.08%) Software Engineering
13 75 (25.08%) Linux
14 72 (24.08%) Node.js
15 71 (23.75%) Finance
16 70 (23.41%) Java
17 68 (22.74%) GitLab
18 63 (21.07%) Microservices
19 61 (20.40%) BDD
20 59 (19.73%) Kubernetes
21 56 (18.73%) C#
22 54 (18.06%) Open Source
23 53 (17.73%) Ansible
24 50 (16.72%) .NET
25 48 (16.05%) RESTful
26 47 (15.72%) SQL Server
26 47 (15.72%) SQL
26 47 (15.72%) JIRA
27 45 (15.05%) CSS

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 29 (9.70%) Confluence
2 12 (4.01%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (2.68%) Apache Spark
4 7 (2.34%) Headless CMS
5 6 (2.01%) CMS
6 4 (1.34%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.00%) Apache
7 3 (1.00%) JBoss
7 3 (1.00%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.00%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.67%) Apache Airflow
8 2 (0.67%) Drupal
8 2 (0.67%) Ethereum
8 2 (0.67%) IIS
9 1 (0.33%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.33%) Jupyter
9 1 (0.33%) Mule
9 1 (0.33%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (1.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.34%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (1.34%) Fireworks
2 4 (1.34%) Inkscape
2 4 (1.34%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.33%) Adobe XD
3 1 (0.33%) Figma
Business Applications
1 2 (0.67%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 164 (54.85%) AWS
2 89 (29.77%) Azure
3 39 (13.04%) GCP
4 34 (11.37%) Serverless
5 31 (10.37%) AWS Lambda
6 24 (8.03%) SaaS
7 20 (6.69%) Amazon SQS
8 16 (5.35%) Cloud Computing
9 14 (4.68%) IaaS
10 13 (4.35%) PaaS
11 11 (3.68%) Amazon ECS
11 11 (3.68%) AWS CloudFormation
12 10 (3.34%) Amazon S3
13 9 (3.01%) Azure Functions
13 9 (3.01%) BrowserStack
13 9 (3.01%) Firebase
14 8 (2.68%) Amazon EC2
15 6 (2.01%) Power Platform
15 6 (2.01%) Sauce Labs
16 5 (1.67%) AWS CodePipeline
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.34%) AMQP
1 4 (1.34%) HTTP
1 4 (1.34%) SSH
2 3 (1.00%) DNS
2 3 (1.00%) Firewall
3 2 (0.67%) HTTPS
3 2 (0.67%) SNMP
3 2 (0.67%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.33%) DHCP
4 1 (0.33%) ICMP
4 1 (0.33%) Internet
4 1 (0.33%) IPsec
4 1 (0.33%) Skype
4 1 (0.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.33%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (15.72%) SQL Server
2 36 (12.04%) NoSQL
3 34 (11.37%) MongoDB
4 24 (8.03%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (5.35%) Big Data
6 13 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (3.01%) MySQL
8 8 (2.68%) Azure SQL Database
9 7 (2.34%) Amazon RDS
10 6 (2.01%) Power BI
10 6 (2.01%) Redis
10 6 (2.01%) Relational Database
11 5 (1.67%) BigQuery
11 5 (1.67%) Blockchain
11 5 (1.67%) SQL Server 2014
12 4 (1.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 4 (1.34%) RDBMS
12 4 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 3 (1.00%) MariaDB
13 3 (1.00%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 115 (38.46%) Jenkins
2 96 (32.11%) Git (software)
3 68 (22.74%) GitLab
4 47 (15.72%) JIRA
5 30 (10.03%) Selenium
6 23 (7.69%) Bitbucket
7 22 (7.36%) Cypress.io
8 20 (6.69%) Xcode
9 19 (6.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 19 (6.35%) Maven
10 17 (5.69%) Sonatype Nexus
11 15 (5.02%) Android Studio
11 15 (5.02%) Gradle
12 12 (4.01%) Postman
13 8 (2.68%) CircleCI
14 7 (2.34%) IntelliJ
14 7 (2.34%) JUnit
14 7 (2.34%) TeamCity
15 6 (2.01%) Appium
15 6 (2.01%) Calabash
General
1 71 (23.75%) Finance
2 22 (7.36%) Public Sector
3 15 (5.02%) Banking
4 14 (4.68%) Games
5 11 (3.68%) Marketing
6 10 (3.34%) Retail
7 4 (1.34%) Publishing
8 3 (1.00%) Front Office
8 3 (1.00%) Law
9 2 (0.67%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.33%) Advertising
10 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.33%) Legal
10 1 (0.33%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 124 (41.47%) Developer
2 68 (22.74%) DevOps Engineer
3 34 (11.37%) Python Developer
4 32 (10.70%) Full Stack Developer
5 30 (10.03%) Senior Developer
6 29 (9.70%) AWS Engineer
6 29 (9.70%) Test Engineer
7 28 (9.36%) AWS DevOps
7 28 (9.36%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 25 (8.36%) Senior DevOps
8 25 (8.36%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 25 (8.36%) Test Automation Engineer
9 22 (7.36%) Platform Engineer
10 21 (7.02%) Cloud Engineer
11 18 (6.02%) JavaScript Developer
12 15 (5.02%) Senior Python Developer
12 15 (5.02%) Software Engineer
13 14 (4.68%) AWS Developer
13 14 (4.68%) Scala Developer
13 14 (4.68%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (24.08%) Node.js
2 50 (16.72%) .NET
3 48 (16.05%) RESTful
4 45 (15.05%) AngularJS
4 45 (15.05%) CSS
4 45 (15.05%) Web Services
5 36 (12.04%) HTML
5 36 (12.04%) XML
6 35 (11.71%) .NET Core
6 35 (11.71%) JSON
7 31 (10.37%) React
7 31 (10.37%) REST
8 30 (10.03%) Redux
9 24 (8.03%) Kafka
10 20 (6.69%) Spring
11 19 (6.35%) .NET Framework
11 19 (6.35%) Django
11 19 (6.35%) Flask
11 19 (6.35%) Playwright
11 19 (6.35%) Puppeteer
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.03%) Greenfield Project
2 20 (6.69%) Mobile App
3 19 (6.35%) Public Cloud
4 17 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (4.68%) Algorithms
5 14 (4.68%) Cloud Native
6 11 (3.68%) Social Media
7 10 (3.34%) Blog
7 10 (3.34%) User Experience
8 8 (2.68%) Self-Motivation
9 7 (2.34%) Mobile Games
10 6 (2.01%) Derivative
11 4 (1.34%) Linux Command Line
12 3 (1.00%) Augmented Reality
13 2 (0.67%) Enterprise Cloud
13 2 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (0.67%) Hedge funds
13 2 (0.67%) iPad
13 2 (0.67%) iPhone
13 2 (0.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 75 (25.08%) Linux
2 27 (9.03%) Android
2 27 (9.03%) Apple iOS
3 16 (5.35%) CentOS
3 16 (5.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (4.68%) Windows
5 6 (2.01%) Mac OS X
5 6 (2.01%) Unix
6 4 (1.34%) Mac OS
7 3 (1.00%) VMS
8 2 (0.67%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (54.18%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (47.83%) DevOps
3 93 (31.10%) Test Automation
4 80 (26.76%) TDD
5 75 (25.08%) Software Engineering
6 63 (21.07%) Microservices
7 61 (20.40%) BDD
8 54 (18.06%) Open Source
9 44 (14.72%) Fintech
10 42 (14.05%) Infrastructure as Code
11 38 (12.71%) Continuous Integration
11 38 (12.71%) OO
12 31 (10.37%) Data Science
13 29 (9.70%) OOP
14 28 (9.36%) A/B Testing
14 28 (9.36%) Blue-Green Deployment
14 28 (9.36%) Canary Deployment
15 27 (9.03%) Artificial Intelligence
15 27 (9.03%) Machine Learning
16 26 (8.70%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 154 (51.51%) Python
2 95 (31.77%) JavaScript
3 70 (23.41%) Java
4 56 (18.73%) C#
5 47 (15.72%) SQL
6 44 (14.72%) Ruby
7 37 (12.37%) PowerShell
8 25 (8.36%) Go
9 18 (6.02%) ES6
9 18 (6.02%) PHP
10 16 (5.35%) Bash Shell
10 16 (5.35%) Kotlin
11 15 (5.02%) Scala
11 15 (5.02%) TypeScript
12 13 (4.35%) Apple Swift
13 12 (4.01%) C++
14 9 (3.01%) Java 8
14 9 (3.01%) Objective-C
15 7 (2.34%) Shell Script
16 5 (1.67%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (8.03%) Degree
2 23 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 23 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 18 (6.02%) AWS Certification
4 8 (2.68%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (1.67%) Master's Degree
6 4 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.67%) MCSE
8 1 (0.33%) GCIA
8 1 (0.33%) GCIH
8 1 (0.33%) GSEC
8 1 (0.33%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (12.37%) QA
2 3 (1.00%) WCAG
3 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 97 (32.44%) Docker
2 4 (1.34%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (1.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.67%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 79 (26.42%) Terraform
2 59 (19.73%) Kubernetes
3 53 (17.73%) Ansible
4 31 (10.37%) Puppet
5 17 (5.69%) Grafana
5 17 (5.69%) Graphite
5 17 (5.69%) Prometheus
6 13 (4.35%) Marathon
6 13 (4.35%) Mesos
7 11 (3.68%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (2.34%) Kibana
9 5 (1.67%) Pingdom
10 2 (0.67%) Nagios
10 2 (0.67%) Scalr
11 1 (0.33%) Consul
11 1 (0.33%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.33%) logstash
11 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Intune
11 1 (0.33%) WMI
Vendors
1 37 (12.37%) Google
2 19 (6.35%) Microsoft
3 13 (4.35%) Facebook
4 11 (3.68%) Oracle
5 5 (1.67%) IBM
6 3 (1.00%) Databricks
7 2 (0.67%) AppDynamics
7 2 (0.67%) Apple
7 2 (0.67%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.67%) RightScale
7 2 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.67%) ServiceNow
7 2 (0.67%) Splunk
7 2 (0.67%) VMware
7 2 (0.67%) YouTube
8 1 (0.33%) Avaya
8 1 (0.33%) Genesys
8 1 (0.33%) HP
8 1 (0.33%) Infor
8 1 (0.33%) MuleSoft