Period
to 18 January 2022

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 18 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
England > London
6 months to
18 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 102 199 229
Rank change year-on-year +97 +30 +39
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 1,683 381 820
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 3.33% 1.61% 1.61%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.88% 3.59% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 674 299 566
10th Percentile £50,375 £46,250 £42,500
25th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £75,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +15.38% -
75th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,938
90th Percentile £100,000 £97,500 £96,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%

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 24,445 10,601 19,543
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 48.32% 44.92% 38.37%
Number of salaries quoted 16,358 9,127 16,124
10th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £53,750 £53,750 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% -
75th Percentile £92,500 £85,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £112,500 £105,000 £105,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

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 18 January 2022.

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 18 January 2022. 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 98 £73,500 +5.00% 80
West London -13 67 £65,000 - 27
South London -48 24 £57,500 -23.33%
East London -33 5 - - 12
GitHub
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2022, 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.

1 764 (45.40%) AWS
2 763 (45.34%) Agile Software Development
3 735 (43.67%) JavaScript
4 667 (39.63%) DevOps
5 658 (39.10%) Docker
6 582 (34.58%) Git (software)
7 560 (33.27%) Python
8 555 (32.98%) Kubernetes
9 548 (32.56%) React
10 537 (31.91%) Software Engineering
11 521 (30.96%) Java
12 512 (30.42%) Jenkins
13 503 (29.89%) Azure
14 461 (27.39%) TypeScript
15 460 (27.33%) Node.js
16 407 (24.18%) Full Stack Development
17 368 (21.87%) Terraform
18 330 (19.61%) Microservices
19 319 (18.95%) GCP
20 316 (18.78%) RESTful
21 314 (18.66%) Test Automation
22 313 (18.60%) SQL
23 312 (18.54%) REST
24 306 (18.18%) CSS
25 305 (18.12%) Social Skills
26 276 (16.40%) PostgreSQL
27 267 (15.86%) HTML
28 262 (15.57%) TDD
29 259 (15.39%) Degree
30 257 (15.27%) Computer Science

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
1 112 (6.65%) Elasticsearch
2 107 (6.36%) CMS
3 82 (4.87%) Confluence
4 46 (2.73%) Apache Spark
5 37 (2.20%) nginx
6 31 (1.84%) Apache
7 26 (1.54%) WordPress
8 25 (1.49%) Apache Airflow
8 25 (1.49%) Apache Solr
9 17 (1.01%) Tomcat
10 15 (0.89%) Ethereum
11 14 (0.83%) Jupyter
11 14 (0.83%) Luigi
12 13 (0.77%) WebLogic
13 11 (0.65%) Mule
14 9 (0.53%) Tornado
15 7 (0.42%) Drupal
15 7 (0.42%) Headless CMS
15 7 (0.42%) SharePoint
16 6 (0.36%) Hyperledger
Applications
1 11 (0.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (0.48%) Chatbot
3 3 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (0.18%) SPSS
4 2 (0.12%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.12%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.059%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.059%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.059%) GIMP
5 1 (0.059%) InVision
5 1 (0.059%) Sketch
5 1 (0.059%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 21 (1.25%) Shopify
2 17 (1.01%) Distributed Ledger
3 12 (0.71%) Magento
4 8 (0.48%) Summit
5 7 (0.42%) Payment Gateway
6 5 (0.30%) R3 Corda
7 4 (0.24%) Oracle Cash Management
7 4 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
7 4 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
7 4 (0.24%) Oracle General Ledger
7 4 (0.24%) Oracle Payables
7 4 (0.24%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 4 (0.24%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.059%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.059%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 764 (45.40%) AWS
2 503 (29.89%) Azure
3 319 (18.95%) GCP
4 245 (14.56%) GitHub Actions
5 221 (13.13%) Serverless
6 162 (9.63%) SaaS
7 102 (6.06%) Amazon S3
8 87 (5.17%) Heroku
9 74 (4.40%) AWS Lambda
10 56 (3.33%) Amazon SQS
11 55 (3.27%) PaaS
12 54 (3.21%) OpenShift
13 53 (3.15%) Amazon EKS
14 48 (2.85%) Amazon EC2
15 44 (2.61%) Slack
16 41 (2.44%) npm
17 37 (2.20%) Power Platform
18 36 (2.14%) AWS CloudFormation
19 35 (2.08%) CloudFront
20 33 (1.96%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 75 (4.46%) HTTP
2 39 (2.32%) TCP/IP
3 38 (2.26%) Firewall
4 37 (2.20%) DNS
5 27 (1.60%) Broadband
6 23 (1.37%) VPN
7 18 (1.07%) Cisco IPT
8 12 (0.71%) SSH
9 11 (0.65%) HTTPS
9 11 (0.65%) SMTP
10 7 (0.42%) DHCP
11 6 (0.36%) IPv4
11 6 (0.36%) IPv6
11 6 (0.36%) SNMP
12 5 (0.30%) SMS
13 4 (0.24%) Cisco Nexus
13 4 (0.24%) MQTT
14 3 (0.18%) Internet
14 3 (0.18%) SSL
15 2 (0.12%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 276 (16.40%) PostgreSQL
2 203 (12.06%) MySQL
3 191 (11.35%) Redis
4 190 (11.29%) NoSQL
5 163 (9.69%) MongoDB
6 162 (9.63%) Relational Database
7 100 (5.94%) SQL Server
8 74 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
9 62 (3.68%) Blockchain
10 61 (3.62%) Amazon RDS
10 61 (3.62%) Apache Cassandra
10 61 (3.62%) Big Data
11 54 (3.21%) Amazon Aurora
12 49 (2.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 38 (2.26%) Data Lake
14 37 (2.20%) Power BI
15 32 (1.90%) BigQuery
15 32 (1.90%) RDBMS
16 28 (1.66%) Hadoop
17 21 (1.25%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 582 (34.58%) Git (software)
2 512 (30.42%) Jenkins
3 203 (12.06%) GitLab
4 187 (11.11%) JIRA
5 162 (9.63%) CircleCI
6 131 (7.78%) webpack
7 120 (7.13%) Cypress.io
8 109 (6.48%) TeamCity
9 96 (5.70%) Bitbucket
10 88 (5.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 77 (4.58%) Selenium
12 70 (4.16%) JUnit
13 64 (3.80%) Subversion
14 62 (3.68%) Cucumber
15 59 (3.51%) RSpec
16 54 (3.21%) Mocha
17 50 (2.97%) Postman
18 44 (2.61%) SonarQube
19 43 (2.55%) Maven
20 39 (2.32%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 305 (18.12%) Social Skills
2 254 (15.09%) Finance
3 135 (8.02%) Marketing
4 113 (6.71%) Banking
5 105 (6.24%) Games
6 102 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
7 86 (5.11%) Retail
8 61 (3.62%) Investment Banking
9 53 (3.15%) Legal
9 53 (3.15%) Publishing
10 41 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
11 36 (2.14%) Advertising
11 36 (2.14%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 21 (1.25%) Law
13 17 (1.01%) Billing
13 17 (1.01%) Public Sector
14 12 (0.71%) Retail Finance
15 11 (0.65%) Back Office
15 11 (0.65%) Telecoms
16 10 (0.59%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 575 (34.17%) Developer
2 341 (20.26%) Software Engineer
3 182 (10.81%) DevOps Engineer
4 173 (10.28%) Senior Developer
5 116 (6.89%) Full Stack Developer
6 98 (5.82%) Senior Software Engineer
7 77 (4.58%) Backend Developer
8 73 (4.34%) Java Developer
9 71 (4.22%) Data Engineer
9 71 (4.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 52 (3.09%) Azure Engineer
10 52 (3.09%) Principal Engineer
11 51 (3.03%) Java Engineer
12 49 (2.91%) React Developer
13 48 (2.85%) Web Developer
14 46 (2.73%) Senior Full Stack Developer
15 41 (2.44%) Principal Software Engineer
16 38 (2.26%) Python Engineer
17 37 (2.20%) Cloud Engineer
18 36 (2.14%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 548 (32.56%) React
2 460 (27.33%) Node.js
3 316 (18.78%) RESTful
4 312 (18.54%) REST
5 306 (18.18%) CSS
6 267 (15.86%) HTML
7 256 (15.21%) AngularJS
8 222 (13.19%) GraphQL
9 220 (13.07%) Vue.js
10 213 (12.66%) Web Services
11 176 (10.46%) .NET
12 172 (10.22%) Spring
13 151 (8.97%) Kafka
14 132 (7.84%) Jest
15 122 (7.25%) Spring Boot
16 117 (6.95%) HTML5
17 86 (5.11%) React Native
18 85 (5.05%) Django
19 84 (4.99%) XML
20 79 (4.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 216 (12.83%) User Experience
2 124 (7.37%) Cloud Native
3 100 (5.94%) Blog
4 94 (5.59%) Mobile App
5 73 (4.34%) Greenfield Project
6 68 (4.04%) Algorithms
7 58 (3.45%) Data Structures
8 55 (3.27%) Virtual Team
9 54 (3.21%) Social Media
10 52 (3.09%) Public Cloud
11 39 (2.32%) NHS
12 29 (1.72%) Self-Motivation
13 26 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
14 21 (1.25%) Linux Command Line
15 17 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 16 (0.95%) Augmented Reality
16 16 (0.95%) Legacy Code
16 16 (0.95%) Management Information System
17 15 (0.89%) iPhone
18 14 (0.83%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 220 (13.07%) Linux
2 123 (7.31%) Unix
3 84 (4.99%) Windows
4 73 (4.34%) Apple iOS
5 69 (4.10%) Android
6 28 (1.66%) Windows Server
7 17 (1.01%) VMS
8 12 (0.71%) CentOS
8 12 (0.71%) Ubuntu
9 11 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (0.48%) FreeRTOS
10 8 (0.48%) VxWorks
11 7 (0.42%) Debian
12 4 (0.24%) Solaris
12 4 (0.24%) SUSE
12 4 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.12%) Robot Operating System
13 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2019
14 1 (0.059%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 763 (45.34%) Agile Software Development
2 667 (39.63%) DevOps
3 537 (31.91%) Software Engineering
4 407 (24.18%) Full Stack Development
5 330 (19.61%) Microservices
6 314 (18.66%) Test Automation
7 262 (15.57%) TDD
8 257 (15.27%) Computer Science
9 243 (14.44%) Continuous Integration
10 237 (14.08%) Problem-Solving
11 236 (14.02%) Mentoring
12 215 (12.77%) Analytics
13 213 (12.66%) SDLC
14 206 (12.24%) Scrum
15 202 (12.00%) Open Source
16 176 (10.46%) Front End Development
17 146 (8.67%) Infrastructure as Code
18 137 (8.14%) OO
19 130 (7.72%) Fintech
20 123 (7.31%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 735 (43.67%) JavaScript
2 560 (33.27%) Python
3 521 (30.96%) Java
4 461 (27.39%) TypeScript
5 313 (18.60%) SQL
6 232 (13.78%) C#
7 165 (9.80%) Bash
8 129 (7.66%) PHP
9 122 (7.25%) Ruby
10 121 (7.19%) Scala
11 100 (5.94%) Go
12 85 (5.05%) PowerShell
13 78 (4.63%) Kotlin
14 55 (3.27%) ES6
15 54 (3.21%) Java 8
16 49 (2.91%) R
17 40 (2.38%) C++
17 40 (2.38%) Shell Script
18 38 (2.26%) Apple Swift
19 36 (2.14%) C
Qualifications
1 259 (15.39%) Degree
2 151 (8.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 42 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
3 42 (2.50%) Numerate Degree
4 38 (2.26%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 33 (1.96%) Security Cleared
6 26 (1.54%) AWS Certification
7 20 (1.19%) CISSP
8 19 (1.13%) CESG Certified Professional
9 14 (0.83%) SC Cleared
10 7 (0.42%) Master's Degree
11 6 (0.36%) ISTQB
12 5 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 2 (0.12%) CISM
13 2 (0.12%) DBS Check
13 2 (0.12%) RHCSA
14 1 (0.059%) CEH
14 1 (0.059%) CISA
14 1 (0.059%) PMI Certification
14 1 (0.059%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 143 (8.50%) QA
2 62 (3.68%) Accessibility
3 26 (1.54%) GDPR
4 20 (1.19%) NIST
5 19 (1.13%) IASME
5 19 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 18 (1.07%) Data Quality
7 10 (0.59%) HIPAA
7 10 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 8 (0.48%) WAI
9 5 (0.30%) PCI DSS
9 5 (0.30%) SEPA
10 3 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.059%) COBIT
11 1 (0.059%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.059%) PMO
11 1 (0.059%) SOC 2
System Software
1 658 (39.10%) Docker
2 22 (1.31%) Varnish
3 15 (0.89%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 13 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
6 6 (0.36%) Active Directory
7 4 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (0.18%) vSphere
9 1 (0.059%) Ceph
9 1 (0.059%) Firmware
9 1 (0.059%) NFS
9 1 (0.059%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 555 (32.98%) Kubernetes
2 368 (21.87%) Terraform
3 163 (9.69%) Ansible
4 83 (4.93%) Puppet
5 57 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
6 32 (1.90%) Prometheus
7 23 (1.37%) CASB
7 23 (1.37%) Grafana
8 20 (1.19%) Istio
9 10 (0.59%) Kibana
10 9 (0.53%) HP Fortify
10 9 (0.53%) Kubeflow
11 8 (0.48%) Consul
12 7 (0.42%) Nagios
12 7 (0.42%) Packer
13 4 (0.24%) Bugsnag
13 4 (0.24%) Capistrano
13 4 (0.24%) Hadoop YARN
13 4 (0.24%) Single Sign-On
14 3 (0.18%) Knative
Vendors
1 256 (15.21%) Google
2 134 (7.96%) Microsoft
3 77 (4.58%) Oracle
4 43 (2.55%) New Relic
5 34 (2.02%) Databricks
6 28 (1.66%) Bloomberg
7 27 (1.60%) Apple
8 23 (1.37%) LexisNexis
9 22 (1.31%) accuRx
9 22 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
10 19 (1.13%) Splunk
11 18 (1.07%) MuleSoft
11 18 (1.07%) Twitter
12 16 (0.95%) Facebook
12 16 (0.95%) Murex
13 13 (0.77%) Red Hat
14 12 (0.71%) HubSpot
15 11 (0.65%) Atlassian
16 10 (0.59%) Adobe
16 10 (0.59%) Netlify