Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
England > London
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 246 224 303
Rank change year-on-year -22 +79 +65
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 979 1,184 874
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.44% 1.59% 1.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.47% 8.04% 7.47%
Number of salaries quoted 673 792 787
London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £42,500 £39,842 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £92,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% 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 17,904 14,733 11,696
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 26.34% 19.77% 14.82%
Number of salaries quoted 14,460 12,122 10,109
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £34,730 £33,750
90th Percentile £93,750 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +3.96% +6.32%

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 September 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 23 September 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 -10 183 £70,000 +7.69% 45
East London +4 24 £52,500 +2.19% 11
South London +4 19 £50,000 +25.00% 4
West London -46 18 £63,750 -5.56% 38
North London +10 2 £55,000 +29.41% 2
GitHub
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 515 (52.60%) Agile Software Development
2 441 (45.05%) Amazon AWS
3 389 (39.73%) JavaScript
4 362 (36.98%) Git (software)
5 331 (33.81%) Java
6 328 (33.50%) Docker
7 327 (33.40%) Jenkins
8 316 (32.28%) DevOps
9 312 (31.87%) SQL
10 296 (30.23%) Node.js
11 288 (29.42%) Linux
12 278 (28.40%) Test Automation
13 260 (26.56%) CSS
14 258 (26.35%) Finance
15 254 (25.94%) Python
16 251 (25.64%) HTML
17 246 (25.13%) Microsoft Azure
18 239 (24.41%) JIRA
19 238 (24.31%) Continuous Integration
20 207 (21.14%) TDD
21 196 (20.02%) NoSQL
22 191 (19.51%) Ansible
23 181 (18.49%) Scrum
24 180 (18.39%) Ruby
25 177 (18.08%) Banking
26 175 (17.88%) C#
27 173 (17.67%) React
28 170 (17.36%) Kubernetes
29 160 (16.34%) MySQL
30 158 (16.14%) ES6

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
1 136 (13.89%) Confluence
2 102 (10.42%) Ethereum
3 81 (8.27%) Elasticsearch
4 55 (5.62%) Cloud Foundry
5 45 (4.60%) CMS
6 33 (3.37%) Tomcat
7 32 (3.27%) Apache
8 28 (2.86%) OpenStack
9 27 (2.76%) Apache Spark
10 26 (2.66%) Mule
11 16 (1.63%) Anypoint
12 13 (1.33%) nginx
12 13 (1.33%) WebLogic
13 12 (1.23%) IIS
14 11 (1.12%) WordPress
15 9 (0.92%) Hyperledger
15 9 (0.92%) WebSphere
16 8 (0.82%) SharePoint
17 7 (0.72%) GlassFish
18 6 (0.61%) Alfresco
Applications
1 8 (0.82%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (0.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (0.72%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.41%) Chatbot
4 2 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 67 (6.84%) Distributed Ledger
2 9 (0.92%) Magento
3 8 (0.82%) Payment Gateway
4 5 (0.51%) Documaker
5 4 (0.41%) Eloqua
6 2 (0.20%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.20%) R3 Corda
6 2 (0.20%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.10%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 441 (45.05%) Amazon AWS
2 246 (25.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 91 (9.30%) Amazon EC2
4 89 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
5 72 (7.35%) Amazon S3
6 67 (6.84%) AWS CloudFormation
7 59 (6.03%) IaaS
8 58 (5.92%) Google Cloud Platform
8 58 (5.92%) Slack
9 54 (5.52%) PaaS
10 39 (3.98%) OpenShift
11 35 (3.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 35 (3.58%) Route 53
12 34 (3.47%) SaaS
13 32 (3.27%) Amazon ELB
14 30 (3.06%) Serverless
15 29 (2.96%) Heroku
16 26 (2.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 24 (2.45%) Amazon ElastiCache
18 18 (1.84%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 62 (6.33%) HTTP
2 42 (4.29%) TCP/IP
3 34 (3.47%) Internet
4 30 (3.06%) DNS
5 26 (2.66%) Firewall
6 21 (2.15%) VPN
7 18 (1.84%) SSH
8 16 (1.63%) DHCP
8 16 (1.63%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
9 13 (1.33%) SSL
10 12 (1.23%) SMTP
11 10 (1.02%) IPsec
12 8 (0.82%) HTTPS
12 8 (0.82%) Skype
13 6 (0.61%) Cisco IOS
13 6 (0.61%) DAB
13 6 (0.61%) FTP
14 5 (0.51%) Cisco Nexus
14 5 (0.51%) OpenVPN
14 5 (0.51%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 196 (20.02%) NoSQL
2 160 (16.34%) MySQL
3 157 (16.04%) PostgreSQL
4 152 (15.53%) Blockchain
4 152 (15.53%) Redis
5 93 (9.50%) SQL Server
6 83 (8.48%) Relational Database
7 51 (5.21%) MongoDB
8 43 (4.39%) Amazon RDS
9 37 (3.78%) Big Data
10 22 (2.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 19 (1.94%) Apache Cassandra
12 18 (1.84%) Hadoop
12 18 (1.84%) InfluxDB
13 17 (1.74%) Event Store
14 12 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
15 11 (1.12%) Amazon Redshift
16 9 (0.92%) Crystal Reports
16 9 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
16 9 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 362 (36.98%) Git (software)
2 327 (33.40%) Jenkins
3 239 (24.41%) JIRA
4 140 (14.30%) Selenium
5 132 (13.48%) Maven
6 106 (10.83%) Cucumber
7 95 (9.70%) JUnit
8 94 (9.60%) Mocha
9 92 (9.40%) TeamCity
10 86 (8.78%) Sonatype Nexus
11 59 (6.03%) Octopus Deploy
12 52 (5.31%) Bitbucket
12 52 (5.31%) SonarQube
13 49 (5.01%) GitLab
14 48 (4.90%) JMeter
15 41 (4.19%) Subversion
16 39 (3.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 37 (3.78%) Gradle
18 34 (3.47%) Babel
19 32 (3.27%) CircleCI
General
1 258 (26.35%) Finance
2 177 (18.08%) Banking
3 86 (8.78%) Telecoms
4 49 (5.01%) Games
5 40 (4.09%) Retail
6 36 (3.68%) Marketing
7 24 (2.45%) Financial Institution
8 9 (0.92%) Law
9 8 (0.82%) Investment Banking
10 7 (0.72%) Advertising
11 6 (0.61%) Automotive
12 4 (0.41%) Legal
12 4 (0.41%) Publishing
12 4 (0.41%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.20%) Front Office
13 2 (0.20%) Military
14 1 (0.10%) Back Office
14 1 (0.10%) Billing
14 1 (0.10%) Brand Awareness
14 1 (0.10%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 483 (49.34%) Developer
2 148 (15.12%) Senior Developer
3 96 (9.81%) Blockchain Developer
4 88 (8.99%) DevOps Engineer
5 75 (7.66%) Java Developer
6 70 (7.15%) Node.js Developer
7 60 (6.13%) Full Stack Developer
8 58 (5.92%) Backend Developer
9 56 (5.72%) JavaScript Developer
10 54 (5.52%) C# Developer
11 53 (5.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 52 (5.31%) Software Engineer
13 44 (4.49%) Software Developer
14 42 (4.29%) React Developer
15 39 (3.98%) QA Engineer
16 29 (2.96%) Architect
17 27 (2.76%) Analyst
17 27 (2.76%) AWS DevOps
17 27 (2.76%) Developer in Test
18 26 (2.66%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 296 (30.23%) Node.js
2 260 (26.56%) CSS
3 251 (25.64%) HTML
4 173 (17.67%) React
5 142 (14.50%) AngularJS
6 136 (13.89%) .NET
7 117 (11.95%) HTML5
8 105 (10.73%) CSS3
9 104 (10.62%) Smart Contracts
10 99 (10.11%) Spring
11 97 (9.91%) REST
12 95 (9.70%) Web Services
13 89 (9.09%) Jest
14 83 (8.48%) Chai
15 79 (8.07%) RESTful
16 74 (7.56%) Truffle
17 72 (7.35%) Sass
18 71 (7.25%) web3js
19 70 (7.15%) Redux
20 67 (6.84%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 138 (14.10%) Computer Science
2 101 (10.32%) User Experience
3 96 (9.81%) Bitcoin
4 90 (9.19%) Mobile App
5 76 (7.76%) Fintech
6 67 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
7 44 (4.49%) Public Cloud
8 40 (4.09%) Data Structures
9 39 (3.98%) Algorithms
10 32 (3.27%) Blog
11 26 (2.66%) Greenfield Project
12 25 (2.55%) Hedge funds
13 21 (2.15%) Clustering
13 21 (2.15%) Linux Command Line
14 20 (2.04%) Client/Server
14 20 (2.04%) Robotics
15 18 (1.84%) Replication
16 16 (1.63%) Private Cloud
17 15 (1.53%) Data Centre
18 14 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 288 (29.42%) Linux
2 100 (10.21%) Windows
3 60 (6.13%) Unix
4 50 (5.11%) Android
4 50 (5.11%) VMS
5 46 (4.70%) Apple iOS
5 46 (4.70%) CentOS
6 41 (4.19%) Ubuntu
7 25 (2.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 23 (2.35%) Windows Server
9 14 (1.43%) SUSE
10 13 (1.33%) Fedora
11 9 (0.92%) Solaris
11 9 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (0.41%) Amazon Linux
13 4 (0.41%) Windows Embedded Compact
14 3 (0.31%) Robot Operating System
14 3 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.10%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 515 (52.60%) Agile Software Development
2 316 (32.28%) DevOps
3 278 (28.40%) Test Automation
4 238 (24.31%) Continuous Integration
5 207 (21.14%) TDD
6 181 (18.49%) Scrum
7 154 (15.73%) Front End Development
8 144 (14.71%) BDD
9 142 (14.50%) Software Engineering
10 120 (12.26%) Problem-Solving
11 119 (12.16%) Open Source
12 116 (11.85%) Kanban
13 112 (11.44%) SDLC
14 104 (10.62%) Microservices
15 99 (10.11%) Web Development
16 97 (9.91%) API Design
16 97 (9.91%) Continuous Delivery
17 93 (9.50%) API Development
18 88 (8.99%) E-Commerce
19 76 (7.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 389 (39.73%) JavaScript
2 331 (33.81%) Java
3 312 (31.87%) SQL
4 254 (25.94%) Python
5 180 (18.39%) Ruby
6 175 (17.88%) C#
7 158 (16.14%) ES6
8 97 (9.91%) Solidity
9 80 (8.17%) PowerShell
10 70 (7.15%) C++
11 66 (6.74%) Bash Shell
12 64 (6.54%) Scala
13 59 (6.03%) Go
14 52 (5.31%) Java 8
15 49 (5.01%) PHP
16 42 (4.29%) Apple Swift
17 41 (4.19%) Objective-C
18 37 (3.78%) Elixir
18 37 (3.78%) Perl
19 36 (3.68%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 102 (10.42%) Degree
2 44 (4.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (2.25%) AWS Certification
4 15 (1.53%) ISTQB
5 12 (1.23%) Security Cleared
6 11 (1.12%) ISEB
6 11 (1.12%) PhD
7 8 (0.82%) DV Cleared
7 8 (0.82%) Master's Degree
7 8 (0.82%) SC Cleared
8 5 (0.51%) Numerate Degree
9 3 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.31%) MCITP
9 3 (0.31%) MCSA
9 3 (0.31%) MCSE
9 3 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.31%) RHCE
9 3 (0.31%) TOGAF Certification
9 3 (0.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 157 (16.04%) QA
2 11 (1.12%) PCI DSS
3 7 (0.72%) GDPR
4 5 (0.51%) PMO
4 5 (0.51%) SLA
5 3 (0.31%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.10%) PSD2
6 1 (0.10%) WCAG
System Software
1 328 (33.50%) Docker
2 86 (8.78%) Virtual Machines
3 39 (3.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (2.04%) Hyper-V
5 11 (1.12%) Active Directory
6 7 (0.72%) Xen
7 6 (0.61%) XenServer
8 5 (0.51%) Samba
8 5 (0.51%) Varnish
8 5 (0.51%) VirtualBox
9 4 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.41%) vSphere
10 3 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 3 (0.31%) Firmware
10 3 (0.31%) vCloud
11 2 (0.20%) HDFS
12 1 (0.10%) KVM
12 1 (0.10%) oVirt
12 1 (0.10%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.10%) zsh
Systems Management
1 191 (19.51%) Ansible
2 170 (17.36%) Kubernetes
3 110 (11.24%) Puppet
4 108 (11.03%) Opscode Chef
5 75 (7.66%) Terraform
6 60 (6.13%) Docker Swarm
7 36 (3.68%) logstash
8 34 (3.47%) Kibana
9 27 (2.76%) Grafana
9 27 (2.76%) Nagios
10 23 (2.35%) Packer
11 15 (1.53%) ZABBIX
12 10 (1.02%) Capistrano
12 10 (1.02%) Sysdig
13 9 (0.92%) HAProxy
13 9 (0.92%) Mesos
14 8 (0.82%) Consul
14 8 (0.82%) Icinga
14 8 (0.82%) ITRS Geneos
15 6 (0.61%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 85 (8.68%) AppDynamics
2 79 (8.07%) Splunk
2 79 (8.07%) VMware
3 57 (5.82%) Microsoft
4 52 (5.31%) Google
5 41 (4.19%) Red Hat
6 39 (3.98%) New Relic
7 37 (3.78%) Oracle
8 24 (2.45%) WorldPay
9 23 (2.35%) Atlassian
10 18 (1.84%) MuleSoft
11 14 (1.43%) Cognizant
12 13 (1.33%) Blue Prism
12 13 (1.33%) Dynatrace
12 13 (1.33%) HP
13 12 (1.23%) IBM
14 11 (1.12%) Cisco
15 10 (1.02%) Adobe
16 9 (0.92%) Facebook
16 9 (0.92%) Salesforce.com