Period
to 13 August 2020

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 13 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
England > Midlands
6 months to
13 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 154 257 256
Rank change year-on-year +103 -1 -15
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 66 84 121
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.35% 0.72% 0.86%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.01% 2.52% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 39 86 128
Median annual salary £45,000 £57,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.74% +38.55% +24.81%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £60,750 £66,875 £53,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% +9.09% +4.76%

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 1,646 3,332 3,061
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 33.70% 28.46% 21.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1,292 2,721 2,493
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +7.78%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +10.00%

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 13 August 2020.

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 13 August 2020. 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 +104 56 £50,000 -13.04% 12
East Midlands +62 10 £40,000 -31.91% 4
GitHub
England

For the 6 months to 13 August 2020, 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 42 (63.64%) DevOps
2 40 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (59.09%) AWS
4 31 (46.97%) Jenkins
5 30 (45.45%) Docker
5 30 (45.45%) Microservices
6 29 (43.94%) Azure
7 27 (40.91%) Microsoft
8 26 (39.39%) Terraform
9 25 (37.88%) Python
10 22 (33.33%) Git (software)
11 21 (31.82%) Kubernetes
11 21 (31.82%) SQL
12 20 (30.30%) Open Source
13 19 (28.79%) Ansible
13 19 (28.79%) IT Strategy
14 18 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
15 17 (25.76%) Software Engineering
15 17 (25.76%) Scrum
15 17 (25.76%) Linux
16 16 (24.24%) TDD
16 16 (24.24%) Node.js
17 15 (22.73%) Puppet
17 15 (22.73%) NoSQL
17 15 (22.73%) GitLab
17 15 (22.73%) Oracle
17 15 (22.73%) SQL Server
18 14 (21.21%) BDD
18 14 (21.21%) PowerShell
19 13 (19.70%) Test Automation

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 13 (19.70%) Confluence
2 7 (10.61%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.55%) GlassFish
3 3 (4.55%) IIS
3 3 (4.55%) JBoss
4 2 (3.03%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 39 (59.09%) AWS
2 29 (43.94%) Azure
3 9 (13.64%) GCP
3 9 (13.64%) PaaS
3 9 (13.64%) SaaS
4 5 (7.58%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (6.06%) OpenShift
6 3 (4.55%) AWS CodePipeline
6 3 (4.55%) IaaS
7 2 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (3.03%) Azure LUIS
7 2 (3.03%) Datadog
7 2 (3.03%) Serverless
8 1 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (1.52%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (1.52%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (1.52%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (1.52%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.06%) AMQP
2 3 (4.55%) HTTP
2 3 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.73%) NoSQL
1 15 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 5 (7.58%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (4.55%) MySQL
5 2 (3.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.52%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.52%) DB2
6 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.52%) Redis
6 1 (1.52%) Snowflake Schema
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 31 (46.97%) Jenkins
2 22 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 15 (22.73%) GitLab
4 12 (18.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (12.12%) JIRA
6 7 (10.61%) Bitbucket
7 6 (9.09%) Subversion
8 5 (7.58%) Artifactory
8 5 (7.58%) TeamCity
9 4 (6.06%) Sonatype Nexus
10 3 (4.55%) Apache Archiva
10 3 (4.55%) Cucumber
10 3 (4.55%) JUnit
10 3 (4.55%) Mockito
10 3 (4.55%) Selenium
11 2 (3.03%) CircleCI
11 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio
12 1 (1.52%) JMeter
12 1 (1.52%) Maven
12 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 11 (16.67%) Public Sector
2 4 (6.06%) Finance
3 3 (4.55%) Games
4 2 (3.03%) Back Office
4 2 (3.03%) Billing
4 2 (3.03%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (37.88%) Developer
2 18 (27.27%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (12.12%) Architect
4 6 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 4 (6.06%) AWS Architect
5 4 (6.06%) AWS Engineer
5 4 (6.06%) Lead DevOps
5 4 (6.06%) Node.js Developer
5 4 (6.06%) Platform Engineer
5 4 (6.06%) Senior Developer
5 4 (6.06%) Senior Software Developer
5 4 (6.06%) Software Engineer
6 3 (4.55%) AWS DevOps
6 3 (4.55%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 3 (4.55%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 3 (4.55%) Azure Engineer
6 3 (4.55%) C# Developer
6 3 (4.55%) DevOps Architect
6 3 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (4.55%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (24.24%) Node.js
2 12 (18.18%) Elastic Stack
3 11 (16.67%) .NET
3 11 (16.67%) Kafka
3 11 (16.67%) REST
3 11 (16.67%) Spring
4 9 (13.64%) React
5 8 (12.12%) HTML
5 8 (12.12%) XML
6 7 (10.61%) .NET Core
6 7 (10.61%) Spring Boot
6 7 (10.61%) Web Services
7 6 (9.09%) CSS
7 6 (9.09%) JSON
8 5 (7.58%) Sass
9 4 (6.06%) .NET Framework
9 4 (6.06%) AngularJS
9 4 (6.06%) IBM Integration Bus
9 4 (6.06%) JSON Schema
9 4 (6.06%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.64%) Public Cloud
2 7 (10.61%) Cloud Native
3 6 (9.09%) Blog
4 4 (6.06%) DataPower
4 4 (6.06%) Private Cloud
5 2 (3.03%) Social Media
6 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.76%) Linux
2 11 (16.67%) CentOS
3 10 (15.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (15.15%) Windows
4 3 (4.55%) Unix
5 2 (3.03%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (63.64%) DevOps
2 40 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (45.45%) Microservices
4 20 (30.30%) Open Source
5 19 (28.79%) IT Strategy
6 18 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (25.76%) Scrum
7 17 (25.76%) Software Engineering
8 16 (24.24%) TDD
9 14 (21.21%) BDD
10 13 (19.70%) Test Automation
11 11 (16.67%) Configuration Management
11 11 (16.67%) High Availability
11 11 (16.67%) Infrastructure as Code
12 9 (13.64%) Load Balancing
12 9 (13.64%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
13 8 (12.12%) Collaborative Working
13 8 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (12.12%) Infrastructure Automation
14 7 (10.61%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 25 (37.88%) Python
2 21 (31.82%) SQL
3 14 (21.21%) PowerShell
4 13 (19.70%) Java
4 13 (19.70%) JavaScript
5 12 (18.18%) C#
6 10 (15.15%) Bash Shell
7 9 (13.64%) PHP
7 9 (13.64%) Ruby
8 6 (9.09%) C++
9 5 (7.58%) Go
10 4 (6.06%) PL/SQL
11 3 (4.55%) Java 8
11 3 (4.55%) MAXScript
12 2 (3.03%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 2 (3.03%) Pascal
13 1 (1.52%) ANSI SQL
13 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (19.70%) AWS Certification
2 9 (13.64%) SC Cleared
2 9 (13.64%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.55%) Degree
4 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 30 (45.45%) Docker
2 2 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.03%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (39.39%) Terraform
2 21 (31.82%) Kubernetes
3 19 (28.79%) Ansible
4 15 (22.73%) Puppet
5 9 (13.64%) Grafana
5 9 (13.64%) Graphite
5 9 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (13.64%) Prometheus
6 6 (9.09%) Packer
7 4 (6.06%) Consul
7 4 (6.06%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (1.52%) Kibana
8 1 (1.52%) logstash
Vendors
1 27 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 15 (22.73%) Oracle
3 8 (12.12%) IBM
4 4 (6.06%) Ariba
4 4 (6.06%) New Relic
4 4 (6.06%) Red Hat
5 3 (4.55%) Google
5 3 (4.55%) MuleSoft
6 2 (3.03%) AppDynamics
6 2 (3.03%) Splunk
6 2 (3.03%) VMware