Period
to 23 August 2019

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 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
England > London
6 months to
23 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 217 242 225
Rank change year-on-year +25 -17 +91
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 916 1,015 1,213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.63% 1.47% 1.64%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.62% 5.41% 7.99%
Number of salaries quoted 712 704 822
London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £38,859
90th Percentile £122,500 £92,500 £95,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +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 19,836 18,767 15,187
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 35.22% 27.21% 20.53%
Number of salaries quoted 16,431 15,124 12,419
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £97,500 £92,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 23 August 2019.

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 August 2019. 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 +26 189 £67,500 -3.57% 41
West London +53 46 £57,500 -17.86% 31
South London -6 13 £45,000 -10.00% 3
East London +15 5 £50,000 +17.65% 13
North London +2 3 £62,500 +13.64% 4
GitHub
England

For the 6 months to 23 August 2019, 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.

1 579 (63.21%) Agile Software Development
2 462 (50.44%) JavaScript
3 448 (48.91%) AWS
4 358 (39.08%) Java
5 340 (37.12%) Docker
6 313 (34.17%) Software Engineering
7 280 (30.57%) React
8 278 (30.35%) Python
9 273 (29.80%) Node.js
10 272 (29.69%) DevOps
11 252 (27.51%) C#
12 243 (26.53%) Jenkins
13 240 (26.20%) Finance
14 227 (24.78%) Git (software)
15 225 (24.56%) AngularJS
16 208 (22.71%) SQL
17 202 (22.05%) Web Services
18 192 (20.96%) Front End Development
19 191 (20.85%) TDD
20 180 (19.65%) HTML
21 179 (19.54%) Scrum
22 175 (19.10%) CSS
23 174 (19.00%) Azure
23 174 (19.00%) Mentoring
24 155 (16.92%) Linux
25 154 (16.81%) JIRA
26 142 (15.50%) .NET
27 141 (15.39%) Continuous Integration
28 140 (15.28%) Asset Management
29 136 (14.85%) Front Office

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 45 (4.91%) Confluence
2 34 (3.71%) Elasticsearch
3 29 (3.17%) Apache Spark
4 25 (2.73%) CMS
5 19 (2.07%) WordPress
6 18 (1.97%) Apache
6 18 (1.97%) OpenStack
7 17 (1.86%) IIS
8 13 (1.42%) Cloud Foundry
8 13 (1.42%) nginx
8 13 (1.42%) SharePoint
9 11 (1.20%) Drupal
10 8 (0.87%) Tomcat
11 7 (0.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 7 (0.76%) Mule
11 7 (0.76%) WebSphere
12 6 (0.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 5 (0.55%) Apache Airflow
13 5 (0.55%) MQSeries
13 5 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 17 (1.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (1.53%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (0.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (0.66%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.55%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.33%) Notepad++
7 2 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.11%) InDesign
8 1 (0.11%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 26 (2.84%) Magento
2 1 (0.11%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 448 (48.91%) AWS
2 174 (19.00%) Azure
3 91 (9.93%) GCP
4 57 (6.22%) Serverless
5 44 (4.80%) AWS Lambda
6 33 (3.60%) Amazon EC2
6 33 (3.60%) SaaS
6 33 (3.60%) Slack
7 29 (3.17%) Amazon S3
8 28 (3.06%) AWS CloudFormation
8 28 (3.06%) PaaS
9 24 (2.62%) npm
10 19 (2.07%) IaaS
11 18 (1.97%) Amazon SQS
12 17 (1.86%) OpenShift
12 17 (1.86%) Trello
13 16 (1.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 16 (1.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 14 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
15 13 (1.42%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (1.97%) DNS
2 15 (1.64%) DHCP
3 12 (1.31%) Internet
4 11 (1.20%) Firewall
5 8 (0.87%) Network Security
6 7 (0.76%) LAN
6 7 (0.76%) WAN
7 6 (0.66%) Software-Defined Networking
8 5 (0.55%) SAN
8 5 (0.55%) TCP/IP
9 4 (0.44%) SSL
9 4 (0.44%) VPN
10 3 (0.33%) Broadband
10 3 (0.33%) SNMP
10 3 (0.33%) VLAN
11 2 (0.22%) DSL
11 2 (0.22%) NAS
12 1 (0.11%) AMQP
12 1 (0.11%) Bluetooth
12 1 (0.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (10.37%) MySQL
2 85 (9.28%) SQL Server
3 60 (6.55%) Relational Database
4 45 (4.91%) NoSQL
4 45 (4.91%) PostgreSQL
5 39 (4.26%) Hadoop
6 32 (3.49%) Big Data
7 21 (2.29%) Redis
8 20 (2.18%) MongoDB
9 19 (2.07%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 18 (1.97%) Apache Hive
11 17 (1.86%) Data Warehouse
12 14 (1.53%) Amazon RDS
12 14 (1.53%) Sqoop
13 13 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 12 (1.31%) Spark SQL
15 10 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
15 10 (1.09%) RDBMS
15 10 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 9 (0.98%) ActiveReports
Development Applications
1 243 (26.53%) Jenkins
2 227 (24.78%) Git (software)
3 154 (16.81%) JIRA
4 125 (13.65%) TeamCity
5 84 (9.17%) Bitbucket
6 73 (7.97%) Maven
7 71 (7.75%) Octopus Deploy
8 56 (6.11%) Selenium
9 43 (4.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 36 (3.93%) GitLab
10 36 (3.93%) SonarQube
11 31 (3.38%) Ant
11 31 (3.38%) Gradle
12 27 (2.95%) webpack
13 24 (2.62%) Sonatype Nexus
14 23 (2.51%) Cucumber
14 23 (2.51%) JUnit
14 23 (2.51%) Travis CI
15 20 (2.18%) Appium
16 17 (1.86%) Babel
General
1 240 (26.20%) Finance
2 136 (14.85%) Front Office
3 73 (7.97%) Banking
4 55 (6.00%) Games
5 50 (5.46%) Retail
6 29 (3.17%) Public Sector
7 27 (2.95%) Advertising
7 27 (2.95%) Marketing
8 15 (1.64%) Publishing
8 15 (1.64%) Telecoms
9 12 (1.31%) Legal
10 7 (0.76%) Investment Banking
10 7 (0.76%) Law
11 4 (0.44%) Electronics
11 4 (0.44%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.33%) Billing
13 2 (0.22%) Music Industry
14 1 (0.11%) Automotive
14 1 (0.11%) Back Office
14 1 (0.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 424 (46.29%) Developer
2 147 (16.05%) Software Engineer
3 136 (14.85%) AWS Engineer
4 100 (10.92%) DevOps Engineer
5 88 (9.61%) Architect
5 88 (9.61%) AWS Software Engineer
6 74 (8.08%) Java Developer
7 73 (7.97%) Senior Developer
8 64 (6.99%) JavaScript Developer
9 62 (6.77%) Lead Architect
10 58 (6.33%) AWS Architect
11 57 (6.22%) Lead Software Engineer
12 54 (5.90%) Technical Leader
13 48 (5.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 44 (4.80%) React Developer
15 40 (4.37%) Principal Engineer
16 38 (4.15%) C# Developer
17 37 (4.04%) Principal Software Engineer
18 36 (3.93%) Full Stack Developer
19 33 (3.60%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 280 (30.57%) React
2 273 (29.80%) Node.js
3 225 (24.56%) AngularJS
4 202 (22.05%) Web Services
5 180 (19.65%) HTML
6 175 (19.10%) CSS
7 142 (15.50%) .NET
8 114 (12.45%) REST
9 89 (9.72%) RESTful
10 81 (8.84%) Redux
11 75 (8.19%) HTML5
12 74 (8.08%) JSON
13 71 (7.75%) Spring
14 56 (6.11%) ASP.NET
15 52 (5.68%) CSS3
16 51 (5.57%) jQuery
17 49 (5.35%) .NET Framework
18 48 (5.24%) Spring Boot
18 48 (5.24%) Vue.js
19 42 (4.59%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 125 (13.65%) Derivative
2 124 (13.54%) Fixed Income
3 82 (8.95%) User Experience
4 76 (8.30%) Mobile App
5 43 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
6 34 (3.71%) Algorithms
6 34 (3.71%) Data Structures
7 26 (2.84%) Greenfield Project
8 21 (2.29%) Self-Motivation
9 18 (1.97%) Data Centre
10 16 (1.75%) Management Information System
11 15 (1.64%) Cloud Native
11 15 (1.64%) Online Banking
12 14 (1.53%) Blog
13 13 (1.42%) Public Cloud
14 12 (1.31%) Client/Server
14 12 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
14 12 (1.31%) Virtual Team
15 11 (1.20%) Private Cloud
15 11 (1.20%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 155 (16.92%) Linux
2 95 (10.37%) Windows
3 64 (6.99%) Android
4 50 (5.46%) Unix
5 48 (5.24%) Apple iOS
6 37 (4.04%) Windows Server
7 20 (2.18%) Ubuntu
8 15 (1.64%) CentOS
9 11 (1.20%) Debian
10 9 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (0.66%) Mac OS
12 5 (0.55%) zOS
13 4 (0.44%) Fedora
13 4 (0.44%) SUSE
13 4 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.22%) CoreOS
14 2 (0.22%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.11%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.11%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 579 (63.21%) Agile Software Development
2 313 (34.17%) Software Engineering
3 272 (29.69%) DevOps
4 192 (20.96%) Front End Development
5 191 (20.85%) TDD
6 179 (19.54%) Scrum
7 174 (19.00%) Mentoring
8 141 (15.39%) Continuous Integration
9 140 (15.28%) Asset Management
10 126 (13.76%) Investment Management
11 125 (13.65%) Fund Management
12 124 (13.54%) Portfolio Management
13 122 (13.32%) Microservices
14 121 (13.21%) Computer Science
15 117 (12.77%) OO
16 108 (11.79%) Test Automation
17 101 (11.03%) Open Source
18 100 (10.92%) Fintech
19 95 (10.37%) BDD
20 83 (9.06%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 462 (50.44%) JavaScript
2 358 (39.08%) Java
3 278 (30.35%) Python
4 252 (27.51%) C#
5 208 (22.71%) SQL
6 134 (14.63%) C++
7 85 (9.28%) PHP
8 73 (7.97%) ES6
9 54 (5.90%) PowerShell
10 53 (5.79%) Bash Shell
11 49 (5.35%) TypeScript
12 46 (5.02%) Ruby
13 44 (4.80%) Kotlin
14 42 (4.59%) Java 8
15 33 (3.60%) Scala
16 30 (3.28%) Go
17 28 (3.06%) F#
18 24 (2.62%) Apple Swift
19 16 (1.75%) Perl
20 12 (1.31%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 74 (8.08%) Degree
2 41 (4.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (1.09%) Network+ Certification
4 8 (0.87%) AWS Certification
5 6 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.55%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.44%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.44%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.33%) CCNA
8 3 (0.33%) CCNP
8 3 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (0.33%) MCP
8 3 (0.33%) PhD
9 2 (0.22%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.11%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.11%) MCSA
10 1 (0.11%) MCSE
10 1 (0.11%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (12.01%) QA
2 7 (0.76%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.11%) COBIT
3 1 (0.11%) GDPR
3 1 (0.11%) HL7
3 1 (0.11%) PMO
3 1 (0.11%) WAI
System Software
1 340 (37.12%) Docker
2 31 (3.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (2.62%) Active Directory
4 9 (0.98%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.66%) VMware Workstation
5 6 (0.66%) XenApp
6 4 (0.44%) vSphere
7 3 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 3 (0.33%) Varnish
8 2 (0.22%) GridGain
8 2 (0.22%) vCloud
9 1 (0.11%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.11%) Firmware
9 1 (0.11%) KVM
9 1 (0.11%) oVirt
9 1 (0.11%) Squid
9 1 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.11%) zsh
Systems Management
1 136 (14.85%) Ansible
2 119 (12.99%) Kubernetes
3 99 (10.81%) Terraform
4 84 (9.17%) Opscode Chef
5 77 (8.41%) Puppet
6 41 (4.48%) Grafana
7 35 (3.82%) Prometheus
8 24 (2.62%) Salt
9 20 (2.18%) Kibana
10 17 (1.86%) Packer
11 16 (1.75%) Rancher
12 13 (1.42%) Mesos
13 11 (1.20%) logstash
14 10 (1.09%) Docker Swarm
15 7 (0.76%) Microsoft Intune
16 6 (0.66%) SCCM
17 4 (0.44%) Graphite
17 4 (0.44%) ZABBIX
18 3 (0.33%) Icinga
18 3 (0.33%) Oozie
Vendors
1 121 (13.21%) Bloomberg
1 121 (13.21%) Reuters
2 91 (9.93%) Google
3 62 (6.77%) Microsoft
4 41 (4.48%) Oracle
5 36 (3.93%) VMware
6 23 (2.51%) SaltStack
7 18 (1.97%) AppDynamics
8 16 (1.75%) New Relic
8 16 (1.75%) Splunk
9 14 (1.53%) Atlassian
10 9 (0.98%) Adobe
10 9 (0.98%) CA Agile Central
10 9 (0.98%) Cognos
10 9 (0.98%) IBM
11 8 (0.87%) Apple
12 7 (0.76%) Citrix
12 7 (0.76%) Dynatrace
12 7 (0.76%) Red Hat
12 7 (0.76%) Salesforce.com