Period
to 7 March 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 7 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
England > London
6 months to
7 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 173 223 262
Rank change year-on-year +50 +39 -8
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 519 790 781
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.84% 1.58% 1.27%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.10% 4.16% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 448 539 565
Median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% - +4.00%
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £96,500 £100,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% - +9.52%

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 12,653 18,995 18,504
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 44.83% 38.04% 30.07%
Number of salaries quoted 10,485 15,615 15,275
Median annual salary £70,000 £66,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.06% +1.54% +8.33%
10th Percentile £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £102,500 £95,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +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 7 March 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 7 March 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
South London +74 54 £80,000 +84.85% 3
Central London +43 54 £67,500 -1.10% 47
West London +26 9 £65,000 +18.18% 24
North London +31 2 £70,000 +14.29% 2
East London +11 2 £30,000 -55.56% 10
GitHub
England

For the 6 months to 7 March 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.

1 256 (49.33%) DevOps
2 229 (44.12%) Python
2 229 (44.12%) AWS
3 222 (42.77%) Agile Software Development
4 212 (40.85%) JavaScript
5 185 (35.65%) Jenkins
6 172 (33.14%) Docker
7 154 (29.67%) Git (software)
8 133 (25.63%) Node.js
9 125 (24.08%) Terraform
10 124 (23.89%) Azure
11 121 (23.31%) Test Automation
11 121 (23.31%) Software Engineering
11 121 (23.31%) Kubernetes
12 115 (22.16%) Linux
13 111 (21.39%) Java
13 111 (21.39%) Ansible
14 105 (20.23%) JIRA
15 98 (18.88%) GitLab
16 95 (18.30%) Continuous Integration
17 94 (18.11%) Finance
18 84 (16.18%) Computer Science
19 81 (15.61%) Ruby
19 81 (15.61%) React
20 80 (15.41%) TDD
21 76 (14.64%) SQL
22 75 (14.45%) Degree
22 75 (14.45%) Open Source
22 75 (14.45%) Infrastructure as Code
23 74 (14.26%) HTML

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 33 (6.36%) Apache Spark
2 23 (4.43%) Confluence
3 19 (3.66%) WordPress
4 15 (2.89%) Apache
5 13 (2.50%) CMS
6 12 (2.31%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (1.54%) Jupyter
8 6 (1.16%) Apache Airflow
9 5 (0.96%) OpenStack
10 4 (0.77%) GlassFish
10 4 (0.77%) JBoss
10 4 (0.77%) SharePoint
11 3 (0.58%) Mule
11 3 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (0.58%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.39%) Anypoint
12 2 (0.39%) Drupal
12 2 (0.39%) EPiServer
12 2 (0.39%) Mule ESB
12 2 (0.39%) nginx
Applications
1 14 (2.70%) Photoshop
2 8 (1.54%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.39%) Fireworks
3 2 (0.39%) GIMP
3 2 (0.39%) Inkscape
3 2 (0.39%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.19%) 3ds Max
4 1 (0.19%) Adobe XD
4 1 (0.19%) Figma
4 1 (0.19%) Maya
Business Applications
1 3 (0.58%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (0.19%) Academy Housing
2 1 (0.19%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 229 (44.12%) AWS
2 124 (23.89%) Azure
3 63 (12.14%) Serverless
4 61 (11.75%) GCP
5 40 (7.71%) SaaS
6 36 (6.94%) AWS Lambda
7 25 (4.82%) Amazon ECS
8 24 (4.62%) Amazon SQS
9 22 (4.24%) Amazon EC2
10 18 (3.47%) PaaS
11 17 (3.28%) BrowserStack
12 16 (3.08%) IaaS
13 15 (2.89%) Amazon S3
14 14 (2.70%) AWS CloudFormation
14 14 (2.70%) Power Platform
15 12 (2.31%) Cloud Functions
16 11 (2.12%) Amazon EKS
16 11 (2.12%) Asana
17 10 (1.93%) Adobe Creative Cloud
17 10 (1.93%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.70%) HTTP
2 11 (2.12%) Internet
3 5 (0.96%) Firewall
3 5 (0.96%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.77%) DNS
4 4 (0.77%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.58%) DHCP
5 3 (0.58%) Network Security
5 3 (0.58%) SNMP
6 2 (0.39%) AMQP
6 2 (0.39%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (0.39%) ICMP
6 2 (0.39%) Intranet
6 2 (0.39%) MPLS
6 2 (0.39%) Skype
6 2 (0.39%) SSH
7 1 (0.19%) Anycast
7 1 (0.19%) IPsec
7 1 (0.19%) SSL
7 1 (0.19%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (8.86%) PostgreSQL
2 39 (7.51%) NoSQL
3 34 (6.55%) MongoDB
4 29 (5.59%) SQL Server
5 23 (4.43%) Big Data
6 17 (3.28%) Relational Database
7 16 (3.08%) Amazon RDS
7 16 (3.08%) MySQL
8 15 (2.89%) BigQuery
9 14 (2.70%) Tableau
10 11 (2.12%) Power BI
11 8 (1.54%) Looker
11 8 (1.54%) Sisense
12 7 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (1.35%) Data Lake
12 7 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (1.35%) Redis
13 5 (0.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 5 (0.96%) Azure SQL Database
13 5 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 185 (35.65%) Jenkins
2 154 (29.67%) Git (software)
3 105 (20.23%) JIRA
4 98 (18.88%) GitLab
5 50 (9.63%) TeamCity
6 43 (8.29%) Bitbucket
6 43 (8.29%) Sonatype Nexus
7 29 (5.59%) Artifactory
7 29 (5.59%) CircleCI
7 29 (5.59%) Subversion
8 28 (5.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 25 (4.82%) Maven
10 23 (4.43%) Cypress.io
11 22 (4.24%) Gradle
12 21 (4.05%) webpack
13 18 (3.47%) Selenium
14 15 (2.89%) Octopus Deploy
15 13 (2.50%) Grunt
16 12 (2.31%) Xcode
17 10 (1.93%) Jasmine
General
1 94 (18.11%) Finance
2 31 (5.97%) Marketing
3 28 (5.39%) Banking
4 20 (3.85%) Games
5 17 (3.28%) Public Sector
5 17 (3.28%) Retail
6 12 (2.31%) Law
7 5 (0.96%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.77%) Advertising
8 4 (0.77%) Back Office
8 4 (0.77%) Housing Association
8 4 (0.77%) Publishing
8 4 (0.77%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.58%) Front Office
10 2 (0.39%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.19%) Electronics
11 1 (0.19%) Legal
11 1 (0.19%) Online Betting
11 1 (0.19%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 198 (38.15%) Developer
2 126 (24.28%) DevOps Engineer
3 57 (10.98%) Senior DevOps
3 57 (10.98%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 48 (9.25%) AWS DevOps
5 47 (9.06%) AWS Engineer
6 46 (8.86%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 35 (6.74%) Senior Developer
8 33 (6.36%) Full Stack Developer
8 33 (6.36%) Software Engineer
9 30 (5.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 28 (5.39%) Lead DevOps
11 26 (5.01%) Data Engineer
11 26 (5.01%) Python Developer
12 23 (4.43%) JavaScript Developer
13 20 (3.85%) Architect
13 20 (3.85%) Software Developer
14 19 (3.66%) React Developer
15 18 (3.47%) Cloud Engineer
15 18 (3.47%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (25.63%) Node.js
2 81 (15.61%) React
3 74 (14.26%) HTML
4 71 (13.68%) CSS
5 48 (9.25%) Kafka
5 48 (9.25%) REST
6 45 (8.67%) Web Services
7 42 (8.09%) .NET
7 42 (8.09%) AngularJS
8 41 (7.90%) RESTful
9 37 (7.13%) React Native
10 35 (6.74%) Spring
11 34 (6.55%) Sass
12 32 (6.17%) HTML5
13 31 (5.97%) Redux
14 27 (5.20%) Jest
15 25 (4.82%) GraphQL
16 24 (4.62%) XML
17 23 (4.43%) .NET Core
18 22 (4.24%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 38 (7.32%) User Experience
2 25 (4.82%) Blog
3 24 (4.62%) Greenfield Project
4 23 (4.43%) Mobile App
5 21 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (4.05%) Public Cloud
6 18 (3.47%) Algorithms
7 14 (2.70%) Cloud Native
8 8 (1.54%) Augmented Reality
9 7 (1.35%) Self-Motivation
10 6 (1.16%) Data Structures
10 6 (1.16%) Digital Media
10 6 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.16%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.16%) Podcast
10 6 (1.16%) Social Media
11 5 (0.96%) Hybrid Cloud
11 5 (0.96%) Renewable Energy
11 5 (0.96%) Smart Meter
11 5 (0.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 115 (22.16%) Linux
2 49 (9.44%) Windows
3 23 (4.43%) Android
3 23 (4.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (3.85%) Apple iOS
5 18 (3.47%) CentOS
6 11 (2.12%) Unix
7 8 (1.54%) Windows Server
8 5 (0.96%) Mac OS
9 4 (0.77%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.19%) Fedora
10 1 (0.19%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 256 (49.33%) DevOps
2 222 (42.77%) Agile Software Development
3 121 (23.31%) Software Engineering
3 121 (23.31%) Test Automation
4 95 (18.30%) Continuous Integration
5 84 (16.18%) Computer Science
6 80 (15.41%) TDD
7 75 (14.45%) Infrastructure as Code
7 75 (14.45%) Open Source
8 68 (13.10%) Scrum
9 54 (10.40%) Microservices
10 53 (10.21%) Fintech
11 52 (10.02%) Continuous Delivery
11 52 (10.02%) Machine Learning
12 50 (9.63%) Configuration Management
13 48 (9.25%) Data Science
14 46 (8.86%) BDD
15 44 (8.48%) Problem-Solving
16 43 (8.29%) Front End Development
16 43 (8.29%) OO
Programming Languages
1 229 (44.12%) Python
2 212 (40.85%) JavaScript
3 111 (21.39%) Java
4 81 (15.61%) Ruby
5 76 (14.64%) SQL
6 72 (13.87%) TypeScript
7 62 (11.95%) C#
8 47 (9.06%) Bash Shell
8 47 (9.06%) Go
8 47 (9.06%) PHP
9 37 (7.13%) PowerShell
10 22 (4.24%) Scala
11 21 (4.05%) C++
12 20 (3.85%) Apple Swift
13 18 (3.47%) ES6
14 16 (3.08%) Kotlin
15 12 (2.31%) C
16 11 (2.12%) Java 8
17 7 (1.35%) Shell Script
18 6 (1.16%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 75 (14.45%) Degree
2 47 (9.06%) Security Cleared
3 46 (8.86%) SC Cleared
4 35 (6.74%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (1.93%) Master's Degree
6 5 (0.96%) AWS Certification
7 4 (0.77%) Numerate Degree
7 4 (0.77%) PhD
8 3 (0.58%) RHCE
8 3 (0.58%) RHCSA
9 2 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.39%) GCIA
9 2 (0.39%) GCIH
9 2 (0.39%) GSEC
9 2 (0.39%) SSCP
10 1 (0.19%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.19%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (6.17%) QA
2 5 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (0.96%) WCAG
3 4 (0.77%) GDPR
4 3 (0.58%) ISO 13485
5 2 (0.39%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.39%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.19%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 172 (33.14%) Docker
2 10 (1.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.54%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.58%) Firmware
5 2 (0.39%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 125 (24.08%) Terraform
2 121 (23.31%) Kubernetes
3 111 (21.39%) Ansible
4 62 (11.95%) Puppet
5 30 (5.78%) Opscode Chef
6 21 (4.05%) Prometheus
7 18 (3.47%) Grafana
8 14 (2.70%) Graphite
8 14 (2.70%) Packer
9 13 (2.50%) Consul
10 7 (1.35%) Mesos
11 6 (1.16%) Marathon
12 5 (0.96%) Istio
12 5 (0.96%) Rancher
13 4 (0.77%) Docker Swarm
13 4 (0.77%) Nagios
14 3 (0.58%) Salt
15 2 (0.39%) CloudHub
15 2 (0.39%) Kibana
15 2 (0.39%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 64 (12.33%) Google
2 42 (8.09%) Salesforce.com
3 40 (7.71%) Microsoft
4 28 (5.39%) Atlassian
5 18 (3.47%) Facebook
6 12 (2.31%) Adobe
6 12 (2.31%) VMware
7 11 (2.12%) Databricks
7 11 (2.12%) Talend
8 10 (1.93%) DoubleClick
9 9 (1.73%) IBM
10 8 (1.54%) Twitter
11 7 (1.35%) Oracle
12 6 (1.16%) New Relic
12 6 (1.16%) Red Hat
13 5 (0.96%) Dynatrace
13 5 (0.96%) Splunk
14 4 (0.77%) Spotify
15 3 (0.58%) MuleSoft
15 3 (0.58%) Xamarin