Period
to 22 September 2021

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 22 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
England > London
6 months to
22 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 102 218 230
Rank change year-on-year +116 +12 +28
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 1,685 316 848
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 3.43% 1.54% 1.54%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.14% 3.54% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 662 216 657
10th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £39,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £56,531 £53,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £67,500 £72,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.70% -6.90% +7.41%
75th Percentile £87,500 £78,750 £90,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £88,750 £122,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% -4.17% +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 23,605 8,939 19,858
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 48.03% 43.53% 36.03%
Number of salaries quoted 15,336 7,573 16,617
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,750 £35,000
25th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +3.17%
75th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
90th Percentile £107,500 £112,500 £98,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

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 22 September 2021.

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 22 September 2021. 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 -38 67 £65,000 - 70
West London -23 59 £70,000 +12.00% 21
South London -22 39 £53,750 -17.31% 1
East London -7 12 £75,000 +15.38% 18
GitHub
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2021, 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.

1 812 (48.19%) Agile Software Development
2 759 (45.04%) JavaScript
3 751 (44.57%) AWS
4 623 (36.97%) Docker
5 607 (36.02%) Git (software)
6 604 (35.85%) Python
7 564 (33.47%) DevOps
8 539 (31.99%) Software Engineering
9 533 (31.63%) React
10 483 (28.66%) Kubernetes
11 476 (28.25%) Node.js
12 455 (27.00%) Social Skills
13 447 (26.53%) Jenkins
14 435 (25.82%) Azure
15 419 (24.87%) Java
16 410 (24.33%) SQL
17 407 (24.15%) REST
18 398 (23.62%) Microservices
19 388 (23.03%) TypeScript
20 350 (20.77%) Full Stack Development
21 339 (20.12%) CSS
22 337 (20.00%) Terraform
23 330 (19.58%) Test Automation
24 320 (18.99%) Web Services
25 311 (18.46%) TDD
26 306 (18.16%) HTML
27 305 (18.10%) Open Source
28 304 (18.04%) Continuous Integration
29 303 (17.98%) RESTful
30 297 (17.63%) GCP

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
1 107 (6.35%) CMS
2 85 (5.04%) Elasticsearch
3 71 (4.21%) Confluence
4 37 (2.20%) nginx
5 33 (1.96%) Tornado
6 30 (1.78%) WordPress
7 25 (1.48%) Apache Spark
8 24 (1.42%) Apache Airflow
9 18 (1.07%) Apache
10 14 (0.83%) Traefik
11 11 (0.65%) Ethereum
12 10 (0.59%) IIS
13 9 (0.53%) Apache Solr
13 9 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 9 (0.53%) Tomcat
14 8 (0.47%) EPiServer
15 7 (0.42%) Headless CMS
15 7 (0.42%) SharePoint
16 6 (0.36%) Hyperledger
16 6 (0.36%) Luigi
Applications
1 25 (1.48%) Photoshop
2 17 (1.01%) Adobe Illustrator
2 17 (1.01%) GIMP
3 16 (0.95%) Sketch
4 13 (0.77%) Zeplin
5 10 (0.59%) InVision
6 9 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.47%) Figma
7 8 (0.47%) Microsoft Excel
8 3 (0.18%) Adobe XD
8 3 (0.18%) Chatbot
9 1 (0.059%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 25 (1.48%) Shopify
2 16 (0.95%) Distributed Ledger
3 15 (0.89%) R3 Corda
4 6 (0.36%) Magento
5 5 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.12%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 1 (0.059%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 751 (44.57%) AWS
2 435 (25.82%) Azure
3 297 (17.63%) GCP
4 231 (13.71%) GitHub Actions
5 221 (13.12%) Serverless
6 151 (8.96%) SaaS
7 130 (7.72%) Amazon S3
8 94 (5.58%) Amazon SQS
9 87 (5.16%) AWS Lambda
10 85 (5.04%) PaaS
11 84 (4.99%) Heroku
12 68 (4.04%) Amazon EC2
13 55 (3.26%) CloudFront
14 52 (3.09%) npm
15 50 (2.97%) Amazon EKS
16 49 (2.91%) Amazon ECS
17 48 (2.85%) AWS Fargate
18 43 (2.55%) AWS CloudFormation
19 41 (2.43%) IaaS
20 39 (2.31%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 99 (5.88%) HTTP
2 52 (3.09%) Firewall
3 51 (3.03%) DNS
4 48 (2.85%) TCP/IP
5 32 (1.90%) VPN
6 21 (1.25%) Broadband
7 17 (1.01%) IPv4
8 16 (0.95%) SMTP
9 12 (0.71%) SSL
10 10 (0.59%) Internet
11 9 (0.53%) DHCP
11 9 (0.53%) LAN
11 9 (0.53%) WAN
12 8 (0.47%) HTTPS
12 8 (0.47%) IPv6
12 8 (0.47%) SNMP
12 8 (0.47%) SSH
13 7 (0.42%) Cisco Nexus
13 7 (0.42%) Network Security
14 6 (0.36%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 286 (16.97%) PostgreSQL
2 251 (14.90%) MongoDB
3 241 (14.30%) NoSQL
4 205 (12.17%) Relational Database
5 181 (10.74%) MySQL
6 169 (10.03%) Redis
7 119 (7.06%) SQL Server
8 89 (5.28%) Amazon RDS
9 82 (4.87%) Big Data
10 69 (4.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 58 (3.44%) Amazon Aurora
12 50 (2.97%) Blockchain
13 44 (2.61%) BigQuery
14 39 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
15 36 (2.14%) Tableau
16 35 (2.08%) Power BI
17 31 (1.84%) RDBMS
18 27 (1.60%) Oracle Database
19 24 (1.42%) Data Lake
20 18 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 607 (36.02%) Git (software)
2 447 (26.53%) Jenkins
3 215 (12.76%) JIRA
4 199 (11.81%) GitLab
5 150 (8.90%) Cypress.io
6 140 (8.31%) CircleCI
7 121 (7.18%) webpack
8 102 (6.05%) Selenium
9 71 (4.21%) Bitbucket
10 69 (4.09%) Cucumber
11 66 (3.92%) Postman
12 58 (3.44%) Maven
13 57 (3.38%) Mocha
14 55 (3.26%) TeamCity
15 50 (2.97%) WebDriver
16 47 (2.79%) SonarQube
17 46 (2.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 45 (2.67%) Jasmine
18 45 (2.67%) RSpec
19 43 (2.55%) Appium
General
1 455 (27.00%) Social Skills
2 278 (16.50%) Finance
3 170 (10.09%) Games
4 146 (8.66%) Banking
5 105 (6.23%) Analytical Skills
6 103 (6.11%) Marketing
7 64 (3.80%) Publishing
7 64 (3.80%) Retail
8 61 (3.62%) Legal
9 53 (3.15%) Investment Banking
10 50 (2.97%) Back Office
11 49 (2.91%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 35 (2.08%) Financial Institution
13 33 (1.96%) Online Betting
14 32 (1.90%) Presentation Skills
15 29 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
15 29 (1.72%) Public Sector
16 28 (1.66%) Documentation Skills
17 21 (1.25%) Law
17 21 (1.25%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 662 (39.29%) Developer
2 267 (15.85%) Software Engineer
3 169 (10.03%) Senior Developer
4 150 (8.90%) DevOps Engineer
5 106 (6.29%) Backend Developer
6 97 (5.76%) Full Stack Developer
7 92 (5.46%) Java Developer
8 77 (4.57%) Senior Software Engineer
9 68 (4.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 68 (4.04%) React Developer
10 64 (3.80%) Software Developer
11 53 (3.15%) Python Engineer
12 39 (2.31%) Azure Engineer
13 37 (2.20%) JavaScript Developer
14 35 (2.08%) Systems Engineer
15 33 (1.96%) Cloud Engineer
16 32 (1.90%) Quality Engineer
17 31 (1.84%) .NET Developer
17 31 (1.84%) Data Engineer
18 30 (1.78%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 533 (31.63%) React
2 476 (28.25%) Node.js
3 407 (24.15%) REST
4 339 (20.12%) CSS
5 320 (18.99%) Web Services
6 306 (18.16%) HTML
7 303 (17.98%) RESTful
8 249 (14.78%) AngularJS
9 220 (13.06%) GraphQL
10 170 (10.09%) Spring
11 164 (9.73%) Vue.js
12 160 (9.50%) .NET
13 146 (8.66%) Jest
14 140 (8.31%) HTML5
15 124 (7.36%) Redux
16 123 (7.30%) Kafka
17 116 (6.88%) React Native
18 110 (6.53%) Ruby on Rails
19 101 (5.99%) XML
20 97 (5.76%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 273 (16.20%) User Experience
2 143 (8.49%) Mobile App
3 124 (7.36%) Blog
4 102 (6.05%) Algorithms
5 89 (5.28%) Self-Motivation
6 75 (4.45%) Virtual Team
7 71 (4.21%) Cloud Native
8 66 (3.92%) Greenfield Project
9 47 (2.79%) Public Cloud
10 44 (2.61%) Data Centre
11 43 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
12 40 (2.37%) Management Information System
13 36 (2.14%) Data Structures
14 30 (1.78%) Social Media
15 27 (1.60%) Client/Server
16 21 (1.25%) Video\Live Streaming
17 19 (1.13%) NHS
18 18 (1.07%) iPhone
19 17 (1.01%) Linux Command Line
20 16 (0.95%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 234 (13.89%) Linux
2 143 (8.49%) Unix
3 141 (8.37%) Android
4 127 (7.54%) Apple iOS
5 88 (5.22%) Windows
6 28 (1.66%) Windows Server
7 10 (0.59%) CentOS
8 6 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (0.36%) Ubuntu
9 5 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.18%) Solaris
10 3 (0.18%) SUSE
11 2 (0.12%) FreeRTOS
11 2 (0.12%) Robot Operating System
11 2 (0.12%) VxWorks
12 1 (0.059%) Alpine Linux
12 1 (0.059%) VMS
12 1 (0.059%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.059%) Windows Server 2016
12 1 (0.059%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 812 (48.19%) Agile Software Development
2 564 (33.47%) DevOps
3 539 (31.99%) Software Engineering
4 398 (23.62%) Microservices
5 350 (20.77%) Full Stack Development
6 330 (19.58%) Test Automation
7 311 (18.46%) TDD
8 305 (18.10%) Open Source
9 304 (18.04%) Continuous Integration
10 280 (16.62%) Scrum
11 259 (15.37%) Computer Science
12 217 (12.88%) Analytics
13 215 (12.76%) Problem-Solving
14 208 (12.34%) Mentoring
15 195 (11.57%) Front End Development
16 181 (10.74%) BDD
17 148 (8.78%) E-Commerce
18 146 (8.66%) OO
19 130 (7.72%) Fintech
20 126 (7.48%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 759 (45.04%) JavaScript
2 604 (35.85%) Python
3 419 (24.87%) Java
4 410 (24.33%) SQL
5 388 (23.03%) TypeScript
6 258 (15.31%) C#
7 166 (9.85%) Bash Shell
8 146 (8.66%) PHP
9 128 (7.60%) Ruby
10 106 (6.29%) Go
11 84 (4.99%) Scala
12 80 (4.75%) ES6
13 77 (4.57%) R
14 73 (4.33%) PowerShell
15 70 (4.15%) Kotlin
16 58 (3.44%) C++
17 55 (3.26%) C
18 54 (3.20%) Java 8
19 49 (2.91%) Apple Swift
20 44 (2.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 270 (16.02%) Degree
2 151 (8.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 51 (3.03%) Security Cleared
4 44 (2.61%) Numerate Degree
5 40 (2.37%) SC Cleared
6 13 (0.77%) DBS Check
7 12 (0.71%) AWS Certification
8 11 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (0.42%) ISTQB
10 6 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (0.30%) Master's Degree
12 3 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (0.12%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 2 (0.12%) CCNA
13 2 (0.12%) CESG Certified Professional
13 2 (0.12%) HNC
13 2 (0.12%) PhD
14 1 (0.059%) DV Cleared
14 1 (0.059%) OCP
14 1 (0.059%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 143 (8.49%) QA
2 50 (2.97%) Accessibility
3 20 (1.19%) Data Quality
3 20 (1.19%) GDPR
4 18 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (0.71%) WAI
6 7 (0.42%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.42%) WCAG
7 4 (0.24%) SOC 2
8 3 (0.18%) HIPAA
8 3 (0.18%) SLA
9 2 (0.12%) IASME
9 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 2 (0.12%) NIST
9 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 623 (36.97%) Docker
2 15 (0.89%) Active Directory
3 12 (0.71%) Varnish
4 9 (0.53%) Ceph
5 8 (0.47%) Virtual Servers
5 8 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.18%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.059%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 483 (28.66%) Kubernetes
2 337 (20.00%) Terraform
3 131 (7.77%) Ansible
4 61 (3.62%) Puppet
5 34 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
6 21 (1.25%) Prometheus
7 20 (1.19%) Grafana
8 16 (0.95%) HAProxy
9 13 (0.77%) Nagios
10 12 (0.71%) Bugsnag
11 10 (0.59%) Kibana
12 9 (0.53%) logstash
12 9 (0.53%) Packer
12 9 (0.53%) SCCM
13 8 (0.47%) CASB
14 7 (0.42%) Galera Cluster
15 5 (0.30%) Kubeflow
16 4 (0.24%) Docker Swarm
16 4 (0.24%) Istio
16 4 (0.24%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 289 (17.15%) Google
2 94 (5.58%) Oracle
3 88 (5.22%) Microsoft
4 48 (2.85%) New Relic
5 42 (2.49%) Apple
6 38 (2.26%) Adobe
7 29 (1.72%) Bloomberg
8 26 (1.54%) YouTube
9 24 (1.42%) Facebook
9 24 (1.42%) LexisNexis
9 24 (1.42%) Netlify
10 20 (1.19%) Splunk
11 19 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
11 19 (1.13%) Twitter
12 18 (1.07%) DocuSign
12 18 (1.07%) Instagram
12 18 (1.07%) Reuters
12 18 (1.07%) Wallstreet Suite
13 15 (0.89%) Spotify
14 14 (0.83%) BT