Period
to 14 June 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 14 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
England > London
6 months to
14 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 127 227 234
Rank change year-on-year +100 +7 +16
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 1,024 519 835
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.69% 1.49% 1.45%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.72% 3.77% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 499 325 653
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £51,250 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% -
75th Percentile £85,125 £75,000 £91,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £87,500 £117,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £58,750
% change year-on-year +4.35% -2.13% +6.82%

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 17,908 13,782 18,900
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 47.07% 39.58% 32.82%
Number of salaries quoted 12,801 11,401 15,749
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £35,961
25th Percentile £53,750 £51,250 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £88,750 £87,500 £82,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £105,000 £96,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 14 June 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 14 June 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 +7 62 £62,500 -3.85% 48
South London +15 33 £75,000 +20.00% 7
West London +4 23 £52,500 -8.70% 21
East London +8 7 £75,000 +15.38% 34
GitHub
England

For the 6 months to 14 June 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.

1 486 (47.46%) Agile Software Development
2 482 (47.07%) AWS
3 468 (45.70%) JavaScript
4 366 (35.74%) Python
5 360 (35.16%) Docker
6 358 (34.96%) Git (software)
7 331 (32.32%) DevOps
8 316 (30.86%) Software Engineering
9 293 (28.61%) Node.js
9 293 (28.61%) Social Skills
10 280 (27.34%) Kubernetes
11 277 (27.05%) Jenkins
12 243 (23.73%) Azure
13 242 (23.63%) REST
14 224 (21.88%) React
15 223 (21.78%) SQL
16 220 (21.48%) Java
17 219 (21.39%) Microservices
18 217 (21.19%) TypeScript
19 207 (20.21%) CSS
19 207 (20.21%) Open Source
20 198 (19.34%) Terraform
21 193 (18.85%) HTML
22 187 (18.26%) TDD
22 187 (18.26%) Test Automation
23 181 (17.68%) Continuous Integration
24 172 (16.80%) Degree
25 171 (16.70%) Scrum
26 169 (16.50%) Computer Science
27 168 (16.41%) 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 42 (4.10%) Elasticsearch
2 41 (4.00%) CMS
3 38 (3.71%) Confluence
4 33 (3.22%) WordPress
5 26 (2.54%) Apache Spark
6 24 (2.34%) Tornado
7 21 (2.05%) Apache
8 16 (1.56%) Apache Airflow
9 15 (1.46%) nginx
10 10 (0.98%) Traefik
11 8 (0.78%) EPiServer
11 8 (0.78%) IIS
11 8 (0.78%) JBoss
11 8 (0.78%) Jupyter
12 7 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 5 (0.49%) GlassFish
13 5 (0.49%) WebSphere
14 4 (0.39%) Drupal
14 4 (0.39%) MQSeries
15 3 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 34 (3.32%) Photoshop
2 12 (1.17%) GIMP
3 10 (0.98%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (0.68%) Sketch
4 7 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
4 7 (0.68%) Zeplin
5 4 (0.39%) InVision
5 4 (0.39%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (0.20%) Figma
6 2 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.49%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 5 (0.49%) Shopify
2 2 (0.20%) Distributed Ledger
2 2 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.20%) R3 Corda
3 1 (0.098%) Academy Housing
3 1 (0.098%) Magento
3 1 (0.098%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 482 (47.07%) AWS
2 243 (23.73%) Azure
3 168 (16.41%) GCP
4 157 (15.33%) Serverless
5 104 (10.16%) SaaS
6 75 (7.32%) AWS Lambda
7 69 (6.74%) Amazon S3
8 57 (5.57%) Amazon EC2
9 53 (5.18%) Amazon SQS
10 50 (4.88%) PaaS
11 43 (4.20%) Amazon ECS
12 40 (3.91%) AWS CloudFormation
13 37 (3.61%) CloudFront
14 33 (3.22%) AWS Fargate
15 32 (3.13%) IaaS
15 32 (3.13%) npm
16 26 (2.54%) BrowserStack
17 25 (2.44%) Heroku
18 24 (2.34%) Amazon EKS
19 23 (2.25%) Bitrise
Communications & Networking
1 42 (4.10%) HTTP
2 18 (1.76%) DNS
3 16 (1.56%) Firewall
4 12 (1.17%) Internet
5 10 (0.98%) Network Security
6 8 (0.78%) IPv4
6 8 (0.78%) LAN
6 8 (0.78%) TCP/IP
6 8 (0.78%) WAN
7 7 (0.68%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (0.68%) VPN
8 5 (0.49%) AMQP
8 5 (0.49%) Broadband
9 3 (0.29%) FTP
9 3 (0.29%) SSL
10 2 (0.20%) DHCP
10 2 (0.20%) Intranet
10 2 (0.20%) Skype
10 2 (0.20%) SMTP
11 1 (0.098%) Anycast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (13.96%) NoSQL
2 139 (13.57%) MongoDB
2 139 (13.57%) PostgreSQL
3 96 (9.38%) Relational Database
4 84 (8.20%) MySQL
5 72 (7.03%) SQL Server
6 58 (5.66%) Redis
7 53 (5.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 44 (4.30%) Amazon RDS
8 44 (4.30%) Big Data
9 38 (3.71%) BigQuery
10 28 (2.73%) Tableau
11 24 (2.34%) Amazon Aurora
12 16 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
12 16 (1.56%) Oracle Database
13 15 (1.46%) Power BI
14 13 (1.27%) Azure SQL Database
15 11 (1.07%) RDBMS
16 10 (0.98%) Qlik Sense
16 10 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 358 (34.96%) Git (software)
2 277 (27.05%) Jenkins
3 142 (13.87%) JIRA
4 105 (10.25%) GitLab
5 89 (8.69%) Cypress.io
6 71 (6.93%) CircleCI
7 63 (6.15%) TeamCity
8 55 (5.37%) webpack
9 46 (4.49%) Bitbucket
10 44 (4.30%) Maven
11 40 (3.91%) Selenium
12 34 (3.32%) Cucumber
13 30 (2.93%) git-flow
14 29 (2.83%) Sonatype Nexus
14 29 (2.83%) Visual Studio
15 28 (2.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 28 (2.73%) Grunt
16 25 (2.44%) Octopus Deploy
17 24 (2.34%) Postman
18 23 (2.25%) Artifactory
General
1 293 (28.61%) Social Skills
2 149 (14.55%) Finance
3 98 (9.57%) Games
4 86 (8.40%) Marketing
5 66 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
6 64 (6.25%) Banking
7 42 (4.10%) Back Office
8 36 (3.52%) Legal
9 28 (2.73%) Presentation Skills
10 27 (2.64%) Public Sector
10 27 (2.64%) Publishing
10 27 (2.64%) Retail
11 25 (2.44%) Online Betting
12 23 (2.25%) Advertising
13 21 (2.05%) Financial Institution
13 21 (2.05%) Organisational Skills
14 17 (1.66%) Documentation Skills
14 17 (1.66%) Investment Banking
15 16 (1.56%) Law
16 15 (1.46%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 442 (43.16%) Developer
2 138 (13.48%) DevOps Engineer
3 133 (12.99%) Software Engineer
4 98 (9.57%) Senior Developer
5 74 (7.23%) Backend Developer
6 68 (6.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 54 (5.27%) Java Developer
8 52 (5.08%) Full Stack Developer
9 45 (4.39%) Software Developer
10 44 (4.30%) React Developer
11 43 (4.20%) Senior DevOps
11 43 (4.20%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 42 (4.10%) Senior Software Engineer
13 41 (4.00%) AWS Engineer
14 31 (3.03%) JavaScript Developer
15 29 (2.83%) Senior Front-End Developer
16 28 (2.73%) .NET Developer
16 28 (2.73%) Cloud Engineer
16 28 (2.73%) PHP Developer
17 27 (2.64%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 293 (28.61%) Node.js
2 242 (23.63%) REST
3 224 (21.88%) React
4 207 (20.21%) CSS
5 193 (18.85%) HTML
6 167 (16.31%) Web Services
7 142 (13.87%) AngularJS
8 141 (13.77%) RESTful
9 103 (10.06%) GraphQL
10 99 (9.67%) HTML5
10 99 (9.67%) Jest
11 97 (9.47%) .NET
12 91 (8.89%) React Native
13 89 (8.69%) Spring
14 79 (7.71%) Redux
14 79 (7.71%) Sass
15 71 (6.93%) Kafka
16 63 (6.15%) Vue.js
17 57 (5.57%) CSS3
17 57 (5.57%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 156 (15.23%) User Experience
2 97 (9.47%) Blog
3 80 (7.81%) Mobile App
4 69 (6.74%) Self-Motivation
5 54 (5.27%) Algorithms
6 41 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
7 35 (3.42%) Management Information System
8 32 (3.13%) Cloud Native
9 27 (2.64%) Data Centre
10 25 (2.44%) Public Cloud
11 24 (2.34%) Virtual Team
12 19 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
13 18 (1.76%) Client/Server
14 17 (1.66%) Augmented Reality
15 15 (1.46%) Data Structures
16 13 (1.27%) Video\Live Streaming
17 12 (1.17%) Social Media
18 10 (0.98%) Digital Media
19 9 (0.88%) Linux Command Line
20 8 (0.78%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 162 (15.82%) Linux
2 76 (7.42%) Windows
3 71 (6.93%) Android
4 61 (5.96%) Unix
5 49 (4.79%) Apple iOS
6 20 (1.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 19 (1.86%) Windows Server
8 18 (1.76%) CentOS
9 3 (0.29%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.098%) Alpine Linux
11 1 (0.098%) Fedora
11 1 (0.098%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.098%) VMS
11 1 (0.098%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.098%) Windows Server 2016
11 1 (0.098%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 486 (47.46%) Agile Software Development
2 331 (32.32%) DevOps
3 316 (30.86%) Software Engineering
4 219 (21.39%) Microservices
5 207 (20.21%) Open Source
6 187 (18.26%) TDD
6 187 (18.26%) Test Automation
7 181 (17.68%) Continuous Integration
8 171 (16.70%) Scrum
9 169 (16.50%) Computer Science
10 131 (12.79%) Front End Development
11 104 (10.16%) Analytics
12 103 (10.06%) OO
12 103 (10.06%) Problem-Solving
13 98 (9.57%) Continuous Delivery
14 97 (9.47%) BDD
15 94 (9.18%) Machine Learning
16 91 (8.89%) Mentoring
17 88 (8.59%) Fintech
18 84 (8.20%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 468 (45.70%) JavaScript
2 366 (35.74%) Python
3 223 (21.78%) SQL
4 220 (21.48%) Java
5 217 (21.19%) TypeScript
6 167 (16.31%) C#
7 105 (10.25%) PHP
8 92 (8.98%) Ruby
9 79 (7.71%) Bash Shell
10 75 (7.32%) Go
11 49 (4.79%) C++
11 49 (4.79%) PowerShell
11 49 (4.79%) R
12 45 (4.39%) Scala
13 42 (4.10%) ES6
14 37 (3.61%) Kotlin
15 30 (2.93%) Apple Swift
16 27 (2.64%) C
17 25 (2.44%) Java 8
18 20 (1.95%) Perl
Qualifications
1 172 (16.80%) Degree
2 82 (8.01%) Computer Science Degree
3 36 (3.52%) Security Cleared
4 34 (3.32%) SC Cleared
5 29 (2.83%) Numerate Degree
6 10 (0.98%) DBS Check
7 9 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (0.59%) AWS Certification
9 4 (0.39%) Master's Degree
10 3 (0.29%) HNC
10 3 (0.29%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (0.29%) RHCE
10 3 (0.29%) RHCSA
11 2 (0.20%) CCNA
11 2 (0.20%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.20%) PhD
12 1 (0.098%) OCP
12 1 (0.098%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (6.84%) QA
2 17 (1.66%) GDPR
3 11 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.98%) Accessibility
5 8 (0.78%) Data Quality
6 7 (0.68%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.59%) WCAG
8 5 (0.49%) SOC 2
9 4 (0.39%) HIPAA
System Software
1 360 (35.16%) Docker
2 13 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.07%) Active Directory
4 6 (0.59%) Ceph
5 4 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.29%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (0.20%) Varnish
8 1 (0.098%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 280 (27.34%) Kubernetes
2 198 (19.34%) Terraform
3 118 (11.52%) Ansible
4 71 (6.93%) Puppet
5 40 (3.91%) Opscode Chef
6 22 (2.15%) Prometheus
7 18 (1.76%) Grafana
7 18 (1.76%) Packer
8 14 (1.37%) Consul
9 13 (1.27%) Graphite
10 11 (1.07%) HAProxy
11 9 (0.88%) Rancher
12 8 (0.78%) SCCM
13 6 (0.59%) Galera Cluster
13 6 (0.59%) Istio
13 6 (0.59%) Mesos
13 6 (0.59%) Nagios
14 5 (0.49%) Docker Swarm
14 5 (0.49%) Kibana
15 4 (0.39%) Marathon
Vendors
1 165 (16.11%) Google
2 67 (6.54%) Microsoft
3 52 (5.08%) Oracle
4 38 (3.71%) Salesforce.com
5 33 (3.22%) Adobe
6 27 (2.64%) Facebook
7 19 (1.86%) DoubleClick
8 18 (1.76%) Apple
8 18 (1.76%) YouTube
9 16 (1.56%) Atlassian
10 15 (1.46%) IBM
11 14 (1.37%) Bloomberg
11 14 (1.37%) DocuSign
11 14 (1.37%) Reuters
11 14 (1.37%) Spotify
11 14 (1.37%) Wallstreet Suite
12 13 (1.27%) VMware
13 12 (1.17%) Databricks
13 12 (1.17%) Talend
14 10 (0.98%) New Relic