Period
to 17 June 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 17 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
England > London
6 months to
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 242 236 314
Rank change year-on-year -6 +78 +57
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 1,002 1,031 906
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.45% 1.48% 1.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.69% 7.92% 8.05%
Number of salaries quoted 695 764 836
London median annual salary £70,000 £64,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.53% +7.50% +9.09%
10th Percentile £41,250 £38,225 £36,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% 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 London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 17,614 13,023 11,254
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 25.47% 18.67% 13.72%
Number of salaries quoted 14,383 10,735 9,668
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £56,600
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +6.01% +2.91%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,350 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £86,250 £83,750
England median annual salary £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.00% - -

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 17 June 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 17 June 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 +15 178 £67,500 +8.00% 45
East London -2 19 £50,000 -16.67% 14
South London 0 14 £50,000 -2.44% 2
West London -55 11 £70,000 +3.70% 20
GitHub
England

For the 6 months to 17 June 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.

1 472 (47.11%) Agile Software Development
2 430 (42.91%) Git (software)
3 429 (42.81%) Amazon AWS
4 373 (37.23%) JavaScript
5 370 (36.93%) Jenkins
6 346 (34.53%) Node.js
7 339 (33.83%) SQL
8 319 (31.84%) CSS
9 318 (31.74%) DevOps
10 309 (30.84%) Docker
11 306 (30.54%) Finance
12 293 (29.24%) Test Automation
13 289 (28.84%) Java
14 282 (28.14%) HTML
15 280 (27.94%) Continuous Integration
16 279 (27.84%) Linux
17 268 (26.75%) TDD
18 260 (25.95%) Python
19 232 (23.15%) Microsoft Azure
20 230 (22.95%) NoSQL
21 229 (22.85%) Banking
22 225 (22.46%) Redis
23 224 (22.36%) MySQL
24 220 (21.96%) AngularJS
25 219 (21.86%) React
26 213 (21.26%) PostgreSQL
27 211 (21.06%) Ruby
28 200 (19.96%) JIRA
29 197 (19.66%) Front End Development
30 195 (19.46%) Blockchain

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
1 105 (10.48%) Confluence
2 99 (9.88%) Ethereum
3 76 (7.58%) Elasticsearch
4 48 (4.79%) Cloud Foundry
5 46 (4.59%) Tomcat
6 44 (4.39%) CMS
7 43 (4.29%) Mule
8 40 (3.99%) Apache Spark
9 35 (3.49%) Apache
10 25 (2.50%) nginx
11 17 (1.70%) Hyperledger
11 17 (1.70%) OpenStack
12 16 (1.60%) WordPress
13 11 (1.10%) Drupal
14 10 (1.00%) IIS
15 7 (0.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 6 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
16 6 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
16 6 (0.60%) GemFire
16 6 (0.60%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (0.60%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.30%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.100%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 102 (10.18%) Distributed Ledger
2 11 (1.10%) Magento
3 6 (0.60%) Payment Gateway
4 5 (0.50%) Documaker
5 3 (0.30%) Eloqua
5 3 (0.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 3 (0.30%) SAP Hybris
6 2 (0.20%) R3 Corda
7 1 (0.100%) Eagle PACE
7 1 (0.100%) Front Arena
7 1 (0.100%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 429 (42.81%) Amazon AWS
2 232 (23.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 115 (11.48%) Slack
4 94 (9.38%) Cloud Computing
5 79 (7.88%) Amazon EC2
6 68 (6.79%) IaaS
7 66 (6.59%) Amazon S3
8 63 (6.29%) OpenShift
9 61 (6.09%) PaaS
10 51 (5.09%) Heroku
11 38 (3.79%) AWS CloudFormation
12 37 (3.69%) Trello
13 34 (3.39%) Google Cloud Platform
14 33 (3.29%) SaaS
15 27 (2.69%) CloudBees
16 26 (2.59%) Amazon ELB
17 22 (2.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 22 (2.20%) Serverless
18 20 (2.00%) AWS Lambda
19 16 (1.60%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 59 (5.89%) HTTP
2 47 (4.69%) TCP/IP
3 44 (4.39%) DNS
4 24 (2.40%) Firewall
5 23 (2.30%) SMTP
6 21 (2.10%) VPN
7 19 (1.90%) SSH
8 18 (1.80%) DHCP
9 17 (1.70%) Internet
10 14 (1.40%) SSL
11 11 (1.10%) IPsec
12 10 (1.00%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
13 7 (0.70%) HTTPS
13 7 (0.70%) SAN
14 6 (0.60%) Cisco IOS
14 6 (0.60%) OpenVPN
14 6 (0.60%) Skype
15 5 (0.50%) Cisco Nexus
15 5 (0.50%) IMAP
15 5 (0.50%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 230 (22.95%) NoSQL
2 225 (22.46%) Redis
3 224 (22.36%) MySQL
4 213 (21.26%) PostgreSQL
5 195 (19.46%) Blockchain
6 103 (10.28%) SQL Server
7 65 (6.49%) Big Data
8 52 (5.19%) Apache Cassandra
9 51 (5.09%) Relational Database
10 49 (4.89%) MongoDB
11 44 (4.39%) Hadoop
12 22 (2.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 19 (1.90%) Apache Hive
14 18 (1.80%) Amazon RDS
15 15 (1.50%) Amazon Redshift
16 13 (1.30%) Data Lake
17 12 (1.20%) Amazon Aurora
17 12 (1.20%) InfluxDB
18 11 (1.10%) CouchDB
19 10 (1.00%) Event Store
Development Applications
1 430 (42.91%) Git (software)
2 370 (36.93%) Jenkins
3 200 (19.96%) JIRA
4 149 (14.87%) Maven
5 144 (14.37%) Selenium
6 125 (12.48%) Sonatype Nexus
7 122 (12.18%) Mocha
8 95 (9.48%) JUnit
9 91 (9.08%) Cucumber
10 82 (8.18%) TeamCity
11 63 (6.29%) Bitbucket
12 60 (5.99%) Babel
13 59 (5.89%) SonarQube
14 58 (5.79%) webpack
15 52 (5.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 49 (4.89%) GitLab
17 46 (4.59%) Octopus Deploy
18 41 (4.09%) Subversion
19 40 (3.99%) Team Foundation Server
20 38 (3.79%) Gradle
General
1 306 (30.54%) Finance
2 229 (22.85%) Banking
3 123 (12.28%) Telecoms
4 56 (5.59%) Retail
5 48 (4.79%) Games
6 23 (2.30%) Marketing
7 12 (1.20%) Advertising
7 12 (1.20%) Investment Banking
8 11 (1.10%) Financial Institution
9 10 (1.00%) Legal
10 5 (0.50%) Back Office
10 5 (0.50%) Front Office
10 5 (0.50%) Publishing
11 2 (0.20%) Automotive
11 2 (0.20%) Electronics
11 2 (0.20%) Law
12 1 (0.100%) Billing
12 1 (0.100%) Brand Awareness
12 1 (0.100%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.100%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 532 (53.09%) Developer
2 211 (21.06%) Senior Developer
3 110 (10.98%) Blockchain Developer
4 89 (8.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 86 (8.58%) JavaScript Developer
6 77 (7.68%) DevOps Engineer
7 73 (7.29%) Backend Developer
8 72 (7.19%) Java Developer
9 67 (6.69%) Node.js Developer
10 66 (6.59%) Full Stack Developer
11 65 (6.49%) Software Engineer
12 58 (5.79%) React Developer
13 53 (5.29%) C# Developer
14 48 (4.79%) Senior Java Developer
15 41 (4.09%) Software Developer
16 37 (3.69%) Consultant
17 36 (3.59%) Ruby Developer
18 32 (3.19%) Architect
18 32 (3.19%) Senior JavaScript Developer
19 30 (2.99%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 346 (34.53%) Node.js
2 319 (31.84%) CSS
3 282 (28.14%) HTML
4 220 (21.96%) AngularJS
5 219 (21.86%) React
6 154 (15.37%) .NET
7 143 (14.27%) CSS3
8 136 (13.57%) HTML5
9 129 (12.87%) Smart Contracts
10 123 (12.28%) Redux
11 115 (11.48%) Spring
12 112 (11.18%) Web Services
13 110 (10.98%) Jest
14 106 (10.58%) Chai
15 103 (10.28%) jQuery
15 103 (10.28%) REST
16 75 (7.49%) RESTful
17 73 (7.29%) JSON
18 72 (7.19%) Sass
19 70 (6.99%) web3js
Miscellaneous
1 125 (12.48%) User Experience
2 112 (11.18%) Computer Science
3 110 (10.98%) Fintech
4 98 (9.78%) Mobile App
5 97 (9.68%) Bitcoin
6 59 (5.89%) Public Cloud
7 44 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
8 42 (4.19%) Private Cloud
9 39 (3.89%) Algorithms
10 31 (3.09%) Data Structures
10 31 (3.09%) Linux Command Line
11 29 (2.89%) Greenfield Project
12 25 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
13 23 (2.30%) Blog
14 22 (2.20%) Robotics
15 21 (2.10%) Data Centre
15 21 (2.10%) Replication
16 19 (1.90%) Hedge funds
17 16 (1.60%) Client/Server
18 15 (1.50%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 279 (27.84%) Linux
2 96 (9.58%) Windows
3 53 (5.29%) VMS
4 50 (4.99%) Unix
5 47 (4.69%) CentOS
6 46 (4.59%) Android
6 46 (4.59%) Apple iOS
7 41 (4.09%) Ubuntu
8 22 (2.20%) Windows Server
9 16 (1.60%) Fedora
10 13 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (1.30%) SUSE
11 12 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (0.60%) Amazon Linux
14 5 (0.50%) Solaris
15 3 (0.30%) CoreOS
16 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
17 1 (0.100%) Debian
17 1 (0.100%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 472 (47.11%) Agile Software Development
2 318 (31.74%) DevOps
3 293 (29.24%) Test Automation
4 280 (27.94%) Continuous Integration
5 268 (26.75%) TDD
6 197 (19.66%) Front End Development
7 191 (19.06%) Scrum
8 166 (16.57%) Software Engineering
9 160 (15.97%) BDD
10 121 (12.08%) E-Commerce
11 113 (11.28%) Kanban
12 109 (10.88%) Continuous Delivery
12 109 (10.88%) Open Source
13 102 (10.18%) SDLC
13 102 (10.18%) Web Development
14 101 (10.08%) Project Management
15 96 (9.58%) Microservices
16 94 (9.38%) API Design
16 94 (9.38%) Unit Testing
17 91 (9.08%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 373 (37.23%) JavaScript
2 339 (33.83%) SQL
3 289 (28.84%) Java
4 260 (25.95%) Python
5 211 (21.06%) Ruby
6 173 (17.27%) C#
7 171 (17.07%) ES6
8 99 (9.88%) Solidity
9 90 (8.98%) Bash Shell
10 76 (7.58%) PHP
11 74 (7.39%) Java 8
12 67 (6.69%) Scala
13 62 (6.19%) PowerShell
14 56 (5.59%) Perl
15 44 (4.39%) T-SQL
16 41 (4.09%) Go
17 34 (3.39%) TypeScript
18 33 (3.29%) C++
19 23 (2.30%) C
20 19 (1.90%) F#
Qualifications
1 84 (8.38%) Degree
2 28 (2.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (2.00%) AWS Certification
4 15 (1.50%) Master's Degree
5 12 (1.20%) PhD
6 5 (0.50%) ISEB
7 4 (0.40%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.30%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.20%) MCITP
9 2 (0.20%) MCSA
9 2 (0.20%) MCSE
9 2 (0.20%) RHCE
9 2 (0.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.100%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.100%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (10.48%) QA
2 23 (2.30%) PCI DSS
3 9 (0.90%) GCP
4 4 (0.40%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.30%) PMO
6 2 (0.20%) SLA
7 1 (0.100%) GDPR
7 1 (0.100%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.100%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.100%) WCAG
System Software
1 309 (30.84%) Docker
2 77 (7.68%) Virtual Machines
3 38 (3.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (1.20%) Hyper-V
5 11 (1.10%) Active Directory
6 9 (0.90%) HDFS
6 9 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (0.80%) vSphere
8 6 (0.60%) Apache Flume
9 5 (0.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 5 (0.50%) Samba
9 5 (0.50%) VirtualBox
10 4 (0.40%) KVM
10 4 (0.40%) XenServer
11 2 (0.20%) Firmware
11 2 (0.20%) vCloud
12 1 (0.100%) Corosync
12 1 (0.100%) iptables
12 1 (0.100%) Varnish
12 1 (0.100%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 194 (19.36%) Ansible
2 145 (14.47%) Kubernetes
3 129 (12.87%) Puppet
4 92 (9.18%) Opscode Chef
5 74 (7.39%) Terraform
6 58 (5.79%) Docker Swarm
7 50 (4.99%) Nagios
8 25 (2.50%) Kibana
9 24 (2.40%) Grafana
9 24 (2.40%) logstash
10 19 (1.90%) Packer
11 17 (1.70%) Rundeck
12 16 (1.60%) HAProxy
13 12 (1.20%) Salt
13 12 (1.20%) ZABBIX
14 10 (1.00%) Consul
15 9 (0.90%) Icinga
15 9 (0.90%) Mesos
16 8 (0.80%) Capistrano
16 8 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 109 (10.88%) Splunk
2 89 (8.88%) Microsoft
3 81 (8.08%) AppDynamics
4 65 (6.49%) Google
5 59 (5.89%) VMware
6 56 (5.59%) WorldPay
7 46 (4.59%) New Relic
8 45 (4.49%) Oracle
9 30 (2.99%) Red Hat
10 22 (2.20%) IBM
11 21 (2.10%) Atlassian
12 18 (1.80%) HP
13 14 (1.40%) Blue Prism
13 14 (1.40%) Cognizant
13 14 (1.40%) Qualys
14 13 (1.30%) Hortonworks
15 12 (1.20%) Capita
15 12 (1.20%) Cloudera
16 11 (1.10%) Adobe
16 11 (1.10%) Demandware