Period
to 17 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 17 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
England > Midlands
6 months to
17 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 171 125 248
Rank change year-on-year -46 +123 +2
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 173 87 88
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.65% 2.22% 0.78%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.22% 6.08% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 80 46 73
10th Percentile £27,375 £30,000 £26,900
25th Percentile £29,750 £35,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,750 £48,750 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.31% -18.75% +50.00%
75th Percentile £60,313 £60,000 £68,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £68,750 £82,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +9.09%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 4,102 1,430 3,324
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 39.07% 36.44% 29.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3,243 1,156 2,817
10th Percentile £29,550 £27,664 £26,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £35,769 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing GitHub as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for GitHub in the Midlands

GitHub
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing GitHub in the Midlands.

Salary trend for GitHub in the Midlands

GitHub
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing GitHub in the Midlands over the 6 months to 17 October 2021.

Salary histogram for GitHub in the Midlands

GitHub
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 October 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
West Midlands -67 116 £40,000 -27.27% 22
East Midlands -37 57 £47,500 +18.75% 11
GitHub
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 Midlands region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 112 (64.74%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (48.55%) Social Skills
3 79 (45.66%) Microservices
4 78 (45.09%) Jenkins
5 76 (43.93%) Docker
6 75 (43.35%) Java
7 73 (42.20%) Problem-Solving
8 69 (39.88%) JavaScript
8 69 (39.88%) Scrum
9 67 (38.73%) Terraform
10 63 (36.42%) TDD
11 61 (35.26%) DevOps
12 57 (32.95%) SQL
13 56 (32.37%) Azure
14 54 (31.21%) Continuous Integration
15 53 (30.64%) SOA
16 51 (29.48%) Spring
16 51 (29.48%) REST
16 51 (29.48%) Coaching
17 50 (28.90%) Analytics
17 50 (28.90%) BDD
18 49 (28.32%) Big Data
18 49 (28.32%) Security Cleared
19 47 (27.17%) Git (software)
19 47 (27.17%) Open Source
19 47 (27.17%) Serverless
20 46 (26.59%) SC Cleared
21 45 (26.01%) Hibernate
21 45 (26.01%) Java 8
21 45 (26.01%) Data Analytics

GitHub
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 15 (8.67%) Confluence
2 8 (4.62%) CMS
2 8 (4.62%) OpenStack
3 7 (4.05%) nginx
3 7 (4.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (2.31%) Apache
4 4 (2.31%) WordPress
5 2 (1.16%) Apache Airflow
5 2 (1.16%) IIS
6 1 (0.58%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.58%) JBoss
6 1 (0.58%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (3.47%) InDesign
1 6 (3.47%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (3.47%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (1.16%) Zeplin
3 1 (0.58%) Adobe XD
3 1 (0.58%) Figma
3 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.58%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 7 (4.05%) Shopify
2 1 (0.58%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 56 (32.37%) Azure
2 47 (27.17%) Serverless
3 35 (20.23%) AWS
4 16 (9.25%) GCP
4 16 (9.25%) PaaS
5 13 (7.51%) OpenShift
6 12 (6.94%) SaaS
7 10 (5.78%) Amazon EKS
7 10 (5.78%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 10 (5.78%) GitHub Actions
7 10 (5.78%) IaaS
8 9 (5.20%) Power Platform
9 8 (4.62%) AWS CloudFormation
10 7 (4.05%) AWS CodeCommit
10 7 (4.05%) AWS CodePipeline
10 7 (4.05%) Azure Pipelines
11 6 (3.47%) Cloudflare
12 5 (2.89%) Azure Data Factory
12 5 (2.89%) Azure Synapse Analytics
12 5 (2.89%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.36%) HTTP
2 7 (4.05%) Firewall
2 7 (4.05%) IPv4
2 7 (4.05%) LAN
2 7 (4.05%) WAN
3 2 (1.16%) AMQP
3 2 (1.16%) Internet
3 2 (1.16%) SSL
4 1 (0.58%) 2G
4 1 (0.58%) 3G
4 1 (0.58%) 4G
4 1 (0.58%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (28.32%) Big Data
2 34 (19.65%) MySQL
3 24 (13.87%) NoSQL
4 20 (11.56%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (9.25%) MongoDB
6 14 (8.09%) SQL Server
7 12 (6.94%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (5.20%) Power BI
9 8 (4.62%) Redis
9 8 (4.62%) Relational Database
10 5 (2.89%) Azure SQL Database
10 5 (2.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (2.89%) Tableau
11 4 (2.31%) Data Lake
11 4 (2.31%) Oracle BI EE
11 4 (2.31%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.16%) Amazon Redshift
12 2 (1.16%) Redshift Spectrum
12 2 (1.16%) Snowflake Schema
12 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 78 (45.09%) Jenkins
2 47 (27.17%) Git (software)
3 26 (15.03%) JIRA
4 25 (14.45%) GitLab
5 15 (8.67%) Bitbucket
6 10 (5.78%) Visual Studio
7 9 (5.20%) Browser DevTools
7 9 (5.20%) Vagrant
8 8 (4.62%) Codeship
8 8 (4.62%) Mocha
9 7 (4.05%) webpack
10 6 (3.47%) Cactus
10 6 (3.47%) gulp
11 4 (2.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (2.31%) Cypress.io
11 4 (2.31%) Selenium
11 4 (2.31%) Sonatype Nexus
11 4 (2.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 4 (2.31%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (2.31%) WebDriver
General
1 84 (48.55%) Social Skills
2 14 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.78%) Games
3 10 (5.78%) Retail
4 7 (4.05%) Organisational Skills
4 7 (4.05%) Presentation Skills
5 5 (2.89%) Finance
6 3 (1.73%) Banking
6 3 (1.73%) Marketing
7 2 (1.16%) Electronics
7 2 (1.16%) Influencing Skills
7 2 (1.16%) Law
7 2 (1.16%) Publishing
7 2 (1.16%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.58%) Public Sector
8 1 (0.58%) Public Speaking
Job Titles
1 107 (61.85%) Developer
2 45 (26.01%) Java Developer
3 22 (12.72%) Software Engineer
4 21 (12.14%) Junior
5 20 (11.56%) DevOps Engineer
6 15 (8.67%) PHP Developer
7 12 (6.94%) Software Developer
8 10 (5.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 10 (5.78%) Junior Software Engineer
9 9 (5.20%) Lead Software Engineer
9 9 (5.20%) Senior Software Engineer
9 9 (5.20%) Software Team Leader
9 9 (5.20%) Team Leader
10 8 (4.62%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 8 (4.62%) Web Developer
11 7 (4.05%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 6 (3.47%) Junior DevOps
12 6 (3.47%) Junior DevOps Engineer
12 6 (3.47%) Lead Developer
12 6 (3.47%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (29.48%) REST
1 51 (29.48%) Spring
2 45 (26.01%) Hibernate
3 44 (25.43%) GraphQL
3 44 (25.43%) JavaBeans
3 44 (25.43%) Middleware
4 43 (24.86%) CSS
4 43 (24.86%) HTML
5 37 (21.39%) RESTful
6 31 (17.92%) .NET
7 29 (16.76%) Node.js
8 24 (13.87%) JSON
8 24 (13.87%) XML
9 18 (10.40%) .NET Core
10 16 (9.25%) AngularJS
11 13 (7.51%) Laravel
12 12 (6.94%) Django
12 12 (6.94%) HTML5
13 11 (6.36%) jQuery
14 9 (5.20%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.72%) Self-Motivation
2 15 (8.67%) Mobile App
3 9 (5.20%) Public Cloud
3 9 (5.20%) User Experience
4 8 (4.62%) Blog
4 8 (4.62%) Cloud Native
4 8 (4.62%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.73%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.73%) Private Cloud
5 3 (1.73%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.16%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.16%) Augmented Reality
6 2 (1.16%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.16%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.58%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.58%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 36 (20.81%) Linux
2 21 (12.14%) Windows
3 11 (6.36%) Unix
4 10 (5.78%) Ubuntu
5 6 (3.47%) Windows 10
5 6 (3.47%) Windows 7
5 6 (3.47%) Windows 8
6 4 (2.31%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.73%) Windows Server 2016
7 3 (1.73%) Windows Server 2019
8 2 (1.16%) CentOS
8 2 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.58%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (64.74%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (45.66%) Microservices
3 73 (42.20%) Problem-Solving
4 69 (39.88%) Scrum
5 63 (36.42%) TDD
6 61 (35.26%) DevOps
7 54 (31.21%) Continuous Integration
8 53 (30.64%) SOA
9 51 (29.48%) Coaching
10 50 (28.90%) Analytics
10 50 (28.90%) BDD
11 47 (27.17%) Open Source
12 45 (26.01%) Data Analytics
13 44 (25.43%) Big Data Analytics
14 29 (16.76%) Software Engineering
15 26 (15.03%) Web Development
16 21 (12.14%) OOP
17 17 (9.83%) Test Automation
18 16 (9.25%) Full Stack Development
19 14 (8.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 75 (43.35%) Java
2 69 (39.88%) JavaScript
3 57 (32.95%) SQL
4 45 (26.01%) Java 8
5 42 (24.28%) Python
6 39 (22.54%) PHP
7 37 (21.39%) C#
8 20 (11.56%) Ruby
9 17 (9.83%) Perl
10 14 (8.09%) PowerShell
11 11 (6.36%) Bash Shell
12 10 (5.78%) VB.NET
13 9 (5.20%) ES6
14 7 (4.05%) C
14 7 (4.05%) C++
14 7 (4.05%) VB
15 5 (2.89%) Shell Script
15 5 (2.89%) T-SQL
15 5 (2.89%) VBA
16 4 (2.31%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 49 (28.32%) Security Cleared
2 46 (26.59%) SC Cleared
3 13 (7.51%) Degree
4 4 (2.31%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.58%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.58%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.25%) QA
2 6 (3.47%) Data Quality
System Software
1 76 (43.93%) Docker
2 2 (1.16%) Firmware
2 2 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.58%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.58%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 67 (38.73%) Terraform
2 23 (13.29%) Kubernetes
3 15 (8.67%) Ansible
4 11 (6.36%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (5.78%) Puppet
6 8 (4.62%) SCCM
7 4 (2.31%) Grafana
7 4 (2.31%) Prometheus
8 2 (1.16%) Consul
8 2 (1.16%) Packer
9 1 (0.58%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.58%) Graphite
9 1 (0.58%) Kibana
9 1 (0.58%) logstash
9 1 (0.58%) Marathon
9 1 (0.58%) Mesos
9 1 (0.58%) PowerCLI
9 1 (0.58%) Rancher
9 1 (0.58%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.58%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 22 (12.72%) Microsoft
2 17 (9.83%) Oracle
3 11 (6.36%) Google
4 10 (5.78%) Zend
5 9 (5.20%) Adobe
6 8 (4.62%) Databricks
6 8 (4.62%) IBM
7 7 (4.05%) Alibaba
8 4 (2.31%) Civica
8 4 (2.31%) Facebook
8 4 (2.31%) Informatica
9 3 (1.73%) Okta
10 2 (1.16%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.16%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.16%) SAP
10 2 (1.16%) VMware
11 1 (0.58%) Ariba
11 1 (0.58%) Citrix
11 1 (0.58%) Splunk
11 1 (0.58%) UiPath