Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
England > London
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 256 246 311
Rank change year-on-year -10 +65 +40
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 891 1,078 786
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.34% 1.45% 1.05%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.84% 6.79% 6.71%
Number of salaries quoted 614 743 669
London median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% - +19.05%
10th Percentile £42,500 £39,200 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £96,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% +10.00%

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 18,417 15,881 11,709
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 27.68% 21.43% 15.70%
Number of salaries quoted 14,882 13,283 10,075
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £34,880 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £86,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 -4 185 £70,000 +7.69% 45
South London -8 22 £51,250 +28.13% 3
West London +5 16 £65,000 - 40
East London +4 15 £65,000 - 12
North London +12 2 £55,000 -22.81% 2
GitHub
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 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.

1 497 (55.78%) Agile Software Development
2 381 (42.76%) Amazon AWS
3 349 (39.17%) JavaScript
4 314 (35.24%) Java
5 305 (34.23%) Jenkins
6 297 (33.33%) DevOps
7 296 (33.22%) Docker
8 295 (33.11%) Git (software)
9 238 (26.71%) Linux
10 234 (26.26%) SQL
11 226 (25.36%) Node.js
12 224 (25.14%) JIRA
13 223 (25.03%) Python
14 209 (23.46%) Microsoft Azure
15 198 (22.22%) CSS
15 198 (22.22%) Finance
16 193 (21.66%) HTML
17 192 (21.55%) Test Automation
18 191 (21.44%) TDD
19 189 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
20 179 (20.09%) Kubernetes
21 173 (19.42%) Ansible
22 158 (17.73%) Scrum
23 156 (17.51%) Software Engineering
24 147 (16.50%) NoSQL
25 144 (16.16%) Open Source
26 139 (15.60%) Banking
27 138 (15.49%) C#
28 134 (15.04%) React
29 127 (14.25%) Microservices

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
1 120 (13.47%) Confluence
2 85 (9.54%) Elasticsearch
3 55 (6.17%) Ethereum
4 51 (5.72%) Cloud Foundry
5 38 (4.26%) Apache
5 38 (4.26%) CMS
6 37 (4.15%) Apache Spark
7 26 (2.92%) Anypoint
8 22 (2.47%) Tomcat
9 16 (1.80%) OpenStack
10 15 (1.68%) Mule
10 15 (1.68%) nginx
11 13 (1.46%) WebLogic
12 11 (1.23%) WebSphere
13 10 (1.12%) Apache Solr
13 10 (1.12%) GlassFish
14 9 (1.01%) IIS
15 8 (0.90%) Drupal
16 7 (0.79%) SharePoint
17 6 (0.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (0.90%) Photoshop
2 5 (0.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.56%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (0.45%) Chatbot
3 4 (0.45%) Mingle
4 2 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.11%) InDesign
5 1 (0.11%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 32 (3.59%) Distributed Ledger
2 6 (0.67%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.34%) Eloqua
4 2 (0.22%) Magento
4 2 (0.22%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.22%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.11%) Bankmaster
Cloud Services
1 381 (42.76%) Amazon AWS
2 209 (23.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 79 (8.87%) AWS CloudFormation
4 71 (7.97%) Google Cloud Platform
5 58 (6.51%) Cloud Computing
6 53 (5.95%) Amazon EC2
7 51 (5.72%) OpenShift
8 50 (5.61%) Amazon S3
9 41 (4.60%) PaaS
10 38 (4.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 36 (4.04%) IaaS
12 35 (3.93%) Serverless
13 30 (3.37%) SaaS
13 30 (3.37%) Slack
14 28 (3.14%) Route 53
15 27 (3.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 25 (2.81%) Heroku
17 21 (2.36%) AWS Lambda
18 20 (2.24%) Amazon ELB
19 18 (2.02%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 48 (5.39%) HTTP
2 30 (3.37%) Firewall
3 27 (3.03%) Internet
4 16 (1.80%) TCP/IP
5 13 (1.46%) VPN
6 12 (1.35%) DNS
6 12 (1.35%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
7 6 (0.67%) DHCP
7 6 (0.67%) SSH
8 5 (0.56%) DAB
8 5 (0.56%) HTTPS
9 4 (0.45%) NAS
9 4 (0.45%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (0.45%) SAN
9 4 (0.45%) Skype
10 3 (0.34%) AMQP
10 3 (0.34%) IPFS
11 2 (0.22%) Multicast
11 2 (0.22%) OpenVPN
11 2 (0.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (16.50%) NoSQL
2 121 (13.58%) PostgreSQL
3 120 (13.47%) MySQL
4 110 (12.35%) Redis
5 83 (9.32%) Blockchain
6 72 (8.08%) Relational Database
7 60 (6.73%) SQL Server
8 49 (5.50%) Big Data
9 46 (5.16%) MongoDB
10 38 (4.26%) Amazon RDS
11 35 (3.93%) Hadoop
12 24 (2.69%) InfluxDB
13 16 (1.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 14 (1.57%) Flink
15 12 (1.35%) BigQuery
16 10 (1.12%) Apache Hive
16 10 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
16 10 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 9 (1.01%) Event Store
17 9 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 305 (34.23%) Jenkins
2 295 (33.11%) Git (software)
3 224 (25.14%) JIRA
4 117 (13.13%) Maven
5 94 (10.55%) Selenium
6 82 (9.20%) TeamCity
7 74 (8.31%) Bitbucket
7 74 (8.31%) Cucumber
8 70 (7.86%) Sonatype Nexus
9 57 (6.40%) JUnit
9 57 (6.40%) Octopus Deploy
10 47 (5.27%) JMeter
11 46 (5.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 46 (5.16%) Gradle
11 46 (5.16%) Mocha
11 46 (5.16%) Subversion
12 45 (5.05%) SonarQube
13 44 (4.94%) GitLab
14 31 (3.48%) git-flow
15 30 (3.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 198 (22.22%) Finance
2 139 (15.60%) Banking
3 46 (5.16%) Games
4 45 (5.05%) Retail
4 45 (5.05%) Telecoms
5 43 (4.83%) Marketing
6 18 (2.02%) Financial Institution
7 14 (1.57%) Automotive
8 10 (1.12%) Investment Banking
8 10 (1.12%) Retail Banking
9 9 (1.01%) Law
10 8 (0.90%) Legal
10 8 (0.90%) Publishing
11 3 (0.34%) Advertising
11 3 (0.34%) Billing
12 2 (0.22%) Digital Economy
12 2 (0.22%) Electronics
12 2 (0.22%) Military
13 1 (0.11%) Back Office
13 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 431 (48.37%) Developer
2 109 (12.23%) DevOps Engineer
3 101 (11.34%) Senior Developer
4 73 (8.19%) Java Developer
5 56 (6.29%) Blockchain Developer
5 56 (6.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 54 (6.06%) Software Engineer
7 45 (5.05%) Full Stack Developer
8 40 (4.49%) Node.js Developer
9 38 (4.26%) React Developer
10 36 (4.04%) C# Developer
11 33 (3.70%) Backend Developer
12 32 (3.59%) Cloud Engineer
13 31 (3.48%) Android Developer
14 30 (3.37%) Architect
14 30 (3.37%) Platform Engineer
15 29 (3.25%) JavaScript Developer
16 28 (3.14%) AWS DevOps
17 26 (2.92%) Analyst
18 25 (2.81%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 226 (25.36%) Node.js
2 198 (22.22%) CSS
3 193 (21.66%) HTML
4 134 (15.04%) React
5 108 (12.12%) HTML5
6 105 (11.78%) RESTful
7 103 (11.56%) .NET
8 102 (11.45%) AngularJS
9 101 (11.34%) REST
10 84 (9.43%) Web Services
11 82 (9.20%) CSS3
12 75 (8.42%) Redux
13 70 (7.86%) Spring
14 69 (7.74%) JSON
15 63 (7.07%) jQuery
16 58 (6.51%) SOAP
17 56 (6.29%) Elastic Stack
18 55 (6.17%) Sass
18 55 (6.17%) Smart Contracts
19 51 (5.72%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 102 (11.45%) Mobile App
2 76 (8.53%) User Experience
3 62 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
3 62 (6.96%) Fintech
4 50 (5.61%) Bitcoin
5 37 (4.15%) Data Structures
6 33 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
7 32 (3.59%) Algorithms
7 32 (3.59%) Blog
8 29 (3.25%) Public Cloud
9 24 (2.69%) Mobile Payment
10 21 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
11 20 (2.24%) Linux Command Line
11 20 (2.24%) Mobile Banking
12 17 (1.91%) Hedge funds
13 14 (1.57%) Client/Server
13 14 (1.57%) Clustering
14 12 (1.35%) Hybrid Cloud
14 12 (1.35%) Social Media
15 11 (1.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 238 (26.71%) Linux
2 74 (8.31%) Windows
3 69 (7.74%) Android
4 56 (6.29%) Apple iOS
5 51 (5.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 49 (5.50%) Unix
7 25 (2.81%) VMS
8 20 (2.24%) CentOS
8 20 (2.24%) Ubuntu
9 16 (1.80%) Windows Server
10 8 (0.90%) Amazon Linux
11 6 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.45%) Robot Operating System
12 4 (0.45%) Solaris
12 4 (0.45%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 4 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.11%) Debian
13 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.11%) SUSE
13 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 497 (55.78%) Agile Software Development
2 297 (33.33%) DevOps
3 192 (21.55%) Test Automation
4 191 (21.44%) TDD
5 189 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
6 158 (17.73%) Scrum
7 156 (17.51%) Software Engineering
8 144 (16.16%) Open Source
9 127 (14.25%) Microservices
10 122 (13.69%) Computer Science
11 116 (13.02%) Front End Development
12 108 (12.12%) BDD
13 98 (11.00%) Problem-Solving
14 96 (10.77%) Kanban
15 94 (10.55%) Continuous Delivery
16 70 (7.86%) SDLC
17 69 (7.74%) Machine Learning
18 66 (7.41%) API Development
19 65 (7.30%) Web Development
20 64 (7.18%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 349 (39.17%) JavaScript
2 314 (35.24%) Java
3 234 (26.26%) SQL
4 223 (25.03%) Python
5 138 (15.49%) C#
6 124 (13.92%) Ruby
7 101 (11.34%) ES6
8 76 (8.53%) C++
9 75 (8.42%) Go
10 67 (7.52%) PowerShell
11 64 (7.18%) Kotlin
12 55 (6.17%) Bash Shell
13 53 (5.95%) Solidity
14 52 (5.84%) Scala
15 49 (5.50%) PHP
16 44 (4.94%) Apple Swift
17 41 (4.60%) Objective-C
18 39 (4.38%) Java 8
19 38 (4.26%) C
20 31 (3.48%) Perl
Qualifications
1 105 (11.78%) Degree
2 61 (6.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 26 (2.92%) AWS Certification
4 18 (2.02%) Security Cleared
5 16 (1.80%) ISTQB
6 14 (1.57%) RHCE
7 12 (1.35%) PhD
7 12 (1.35%) SC Cleared
8 11 (1.23%) ISEB
9 10 (1.12%) RHCSA
10 9 (1.01%) DV Cleared
11 6 (0.67%) Master's Degree
12 5 (0.56%) Numerate Degree
13 4 (0.45%) MCITP
13 4 (0.45%) MCSA
13 4 (0.45%) MCSE
13 4 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (0.45%) TOGAF Certification
13 4 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 3 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 117 (13.13%) QA
2 9 (1.01%) PCI DSS
3 6 (0.67%) GDPR
4 5 (0.56%) SLA
5 2 (0.22%) PMO
6 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.11%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.11%) HL7
6 1 (0.11%) PSD2
System Software
1 296 (33.22%) Docker
2 51 (5.72%) Virtual Machines
3 21 (2.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (1.68%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 15 (1.68%) HDFS
5 13 (1.46%) Hyper-V
6 12 (1.35%) Active Directory
7 11 (1.23%) Varnish
8 8 (0.90%) Xen
9 4 (0.45%) etcd
9 4 (0.45%) SkyDNS
10 3 (0.34%) Firmware
10 3 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.22%) Apache Flume
11 2 (0.22%) Squid
11 2 (0.22%) vCloud
11 2 (0.22%) vSphere
11 2 (0.22%) XenServer
12 1 (0.11%) GridGain
12 1 (0.11%) KVM
Systems Management
1 179 (20.09%) Kubernetes
2 173 (19.42%) Ansible
3 113 (12.68%) Puppet
4 110 (12.35%) Opscode Chef
5 87 (9.76%) Terraform
6 47 (5.27%) Grafana
7 34 (3.82%) Docker Swarm
8 33 (3.70%) Packer
9 31 (3.48%) logstash
10 30 (3.37%) Kibana
11 19 (2.13%) Prometheus
11 19 (2.13%) Salt
12 14 (1.57%) Consul
12 14 (1.57%) Graphite
13 13 (1.46%) ZABBIX
14 12 (1.35%) Nagios
15 11 (1.23%) rkt
16 9 (1.01%) Capistrano
17 8 (0.90%) ITRS Geneos
18 7 (0.79%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 62 (6.96%) AppDynamics
2 57 (6.40%) Google
2 57 (6.40%) Microsoft
2 57 (6.40%) Splunk
3 54 (6.06%) VMware
4 46 (5.16%) Red Hat
5 42 (4.71%) New Relic
5 42 (4.71%) Oracle
6 41 (4.60%) Atlassian
7 30 (3.37%) MuleSoft
8 17 (1.91%) Dynatrace
9 15 (1.68%) Palo Alto
10 13 (1.46%) WorldPay
11 12 (1.35%) Cognizant
11 12 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
12 11 (1.23%) Remedy
13 9 (1.01%) Adobe
14 8 (0.90%) Apple
14 8 (0.90%) RedGate
15 6 (0.67%) Sitecore