Period
to 17 January 2019

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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
England > Midlands
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 203 247 326
Rank change year-on-year +44 +79 -32
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 159 151 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.32% 1.01% 0.50%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.12% 5.91% 4.25%
Number of salaries quoted 113 153 78
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -13.33% -
10th Percentile £29,400 £27,000 £21,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £54,153
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% +15.79%

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 2,598 2,554 1,951
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 21.58% 17.10% 11.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1,987 2,080 1,468
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,625
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.58% +9.06%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,725 £23,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for GitHub in the Midlands

GitHub
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GitHub in the Midlands.

Salary trend for GitHub in the Midlands

GitHub
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GitHub in the Midlands over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

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 January 2019. 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
East Midlands +52 87 £40,000 +37.93% 15
West Midlands +7 72 £40,000 +23.08% 10
GitHub
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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.

1 105 (66.04%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (55.35%) JavaScript
3 81 (50.94%) Software Engineering
4 77 (48.43%) Degree
5 71 (44.65%) Jenkins
5 71 (44.65%) HTML
6 70 (44.03%) Java
7 67 (42.14%) Spring
7 67 (42.14%) Continuous Integration
8 62 (38.99%) Time Management
9 61 (38.36%) Manufacturing
10 58 (36.48%) Microsoft
11 57 (35.85%) Linux
12 53 (33.33%) OO
13 52 (32.70%) CSS
14 51 (32.08%) Maven
15 47 (29.56%) TDD
16 46 (28.93%) C
17 44 (27.67%) Apache
18 43 (27.04%) Windows
18 43 (27.04%) C#
18 43 (27.04%) Web Development
19 41 (25.79%) JSON
20 40 (25.16%) RESTful
21 39 (24.53%) HTML5
21 39 (24.53%) Visual Studio
22 37 (23.27%) MVC
23 36 (22.64%) UML
24 35 (22.01%) Firmware
24 35 (22.01%) Apple iOS

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 44 (27.67%) Apache
2 14 (8.81%) Tomcat
3 11 (6.92%) Confluence
4 5 (3.14%) nginx
5 4 (2.52%) OpenStack
6 3 (1.89%) Drupal
6 3 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.89%) WordPress
7 2 (1.26%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (6.92%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.26%) Magento
2 1 (0.63%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 26 (16.35%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (13.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (5.66%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (5.66%) Amazon S3
3 9 (5.66%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (3.77%) Route 53
5 5 (3.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 4 (2.52%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (2.52%) IaaS
6 4 (2.52%) PaaS
7 3 (1.89%) npm
7 3 (1.89%) Slack
7 3 (1.89%) Trello
7 3 (1.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (1.26%) OpenShift
8 2 (1.26%) SaaS
9 1 (0.63%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.63%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.63%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.81%) TCP/IP
2 13 (8.18%) Modbus
2 13 (8.18%) RS-485
3 8 (5.03%) DNS
4 6 (3.77%) OpenVPN
5 5 (3.14%) HTTP
5 5 (3.14%) Network Security
6 4 (2.52%) IPv4
6 4 (2.52%) IPv6
7 2 (1.26%) Firewall
7 2 (1.26%) Intranet
7 2 (1.26%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (1.26%) Skype
7 2 (1.26%) VPN
8 1 (0.63%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.63%) SMPP
8 1 (0.63%) SMTP
8 1 (0.63%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (15.72%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (8.81%) SQL Server
3 13 (8.18%) Relational Database
4 10 (6.29%) MySQL
5 8 (5.03%) SSDT
6 7 (4.40%) Amazon RDS
6 7 (4.40%) NoSQL
7 6 (3.77%) Redis
8 5 (3.14%) Amazon Aurora
9 3 (1.89%) DB2
10 2 (1.26%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.26%) SQL Server 2016
11 1 (0.63%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 71 (44.65%) Jenkins
2 51 (32.08%) Maven
3 39 (24.53%) Visual Studio
4 35 (22.01%) Robot Framework
5 34 (21.38%) Subversion
6 24 (15.09%) Git (software)
7 22 (13.84%) JIRA
8 19 (11.95%) Team Foundation Server
9 17 (10.69%) CppUnit
10 11 (6.92%) GitLab
10 11 (6.92%) Gitweb
10 11 (6.92%) Gradle
10 11 (6.92%) Octopus Deploy
11 8 (5.03%) Bitbucket
12 7 (4.40%) Selenium
13 6 (3.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 5 (3.14%) Cucumber
15 3 (1.89%) webpack
16 2 (1.26%) Hudson
16 2 (1.26%) SonarQube
General
1 61 (38.36%) Manufacturing
2 23 (14.47%) Automotive
3 12 (7.55%) Marketing
4 9 (5.66%) Finance
5 2 (1.26%) Law
5 2 (1.26%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (33.33%) Developer
2 52 (32.70%) Software Engineer
3 32 (20.13%) Embedded Engineer
4 27 (16.98%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 24 (15.09%) Applications Engineer
5 24 (15.09%) Web Applications Engineer
5 24 (15.09%) Web Engineer
6 21 (13.21%) Lead Software Engineer
7 19 (11.95%) DevOps Engineer
7 19 (11.95%) Software Test Engineer
7 19 (11.95%) Test Engineer
8 16 (10.06%) Senior Developer
9 13 (8.18%) Web Developer
10 12 (7.55%) Applications Developer
10 12 (7.55%) Java Developer
11 11 (6.92%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
11 11 (6.92%) Senior Java Developer
11 11 (6.92%) UI Engineer
11 11 (6.92%) UX Engineer
12 8 (5.03%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (44.65%) HTML
2 67 (42.14%) Spring
3 52 (32.70%) CSS
4 41 (25.79%) JSON
5 40 (25.16%) RESTful
6 39 (24.53%) HTML5
7 28 (17.61%) Node.js
8 24 (15.09%) .NET
9 22 (13.84%) AngularJS
10 13 (8.18%) React
11 12 (7.55%) Hibernate
12 10 (6.29%) ASP.NET
12 10 (6.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 10 (6.29%) KnockoutJS
13 9 (5.66%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (5.66%) LAMP
13 9 (5.66%) REST
14 8 (5.03%) WinForms
15 7 (4.40%) ASP.NET Web API
15 7 (4.40%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 34 (21.38%) Device Driver
1 34 (21.38%) Embedded Systems
2 21 (13.21%) User Experience
3 13 (8.18%) CAN bus
4 11 (6.92%) Algorithms
4 11 (6.92%) Data Structures
5 7 (4.40%) New Media
6 4 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.52%) Enterprise Cloud
6 4 (2.52%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.89%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.89%) NHS
8 2 (1.26%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.63%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.63%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 57 (35.85%) Linux
2 43 (27.04%) Windows
3 35 (22.01%) Android
3 35 (22.01%) Apple iOS
4 13 (8.18%) FreeRTOS
5 10 (6.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (4.40%) Mac OS
7 6 (3.77%) CentOS
8 4 (2.52%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.26%) HPUX
9 2 (1.26%) Unix
10 1 (0.63%) Debian
10 1 (0.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (66.04%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (50.94%) Software Engineering
3 67 (42.14%) Continuous Integration
4 62 (38.99%) Time Management
5 53 (33.33%) OO
6 47 (29.56%) TDD
7 43 (27.04%) Web Development
8 37 (23.27%) MVC
9 36 (22.64%) UML
10 32 (20.13%) Scrum
10 32 (20.13%) Test Automation
11 30 (18.87%) Unit Testing
12 29 (18.24%) DevOps
13 24 (15.09%) Technical Leadership
14 22 (13.84%) Problem-Solving
15 21 (13.21%) Web Design
16 19 (11.95%) Project Management
16 19 (11.95%) Software Testing
17 17 (10.69%) Cybersecurity
18 15 (9.43%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 88 (55.35%) JavaScript
2 70 (44.03%) Java
3 46 (28.93%) C
4 43 (27.04%) C#
5 34 (21.38%) C++
6 29 (18.24%) SQL
7 25 (15.72%) Python
8 14 (8.81%) PHP
9 13 (8.18%) TypeScript
10 12 (7.55%) Embedded C
11 11 (6.92%) Ruby
12 8 (5.03%) VB.NET
13 7 (4.40%) PowerShell
14 4 (2.52%) Bash Shell
14 4 (2.52%) Go
14 4 (2.52%) Perl
14 4 (2.52%) Shell Script
14 4 (2.52%) VBScript
15 1 (0.63%) Rust
15 1 (0.63%) XPath
Qualifications
1 77 (48.43%) Degree
2 10 (6.29%) Security Cleared
3 8 (5.03%) MCP
3 8 (5.03%) MCPD
3 8 (5.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (3.77%) AWS Certification
5 5 (3.14%) RHCE
5 5 (3.14%) RHCSA
5 5 (3.14%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.52%) BC Cleared
6 4 (2.52%) CISM
6 4 (2.52%) CISSP
6 4 (2.52%) CompTIA Security+
6 4 (2.52%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (2.52%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.63%) ISEB
7 1 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.43%) QA
System Software
1 35 (22.01%) Firmware
2 24 (15.09%) Docker
3 4 (2.52%) VirtualBox
4 2 (1.26%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.26%) Squid
Systems Management
1 19 (11.95%) Terraform
2 17 (10.69%) Kubernetes
3 16 (10.06%) Puppet
4 14 (8.81%) Ansible
5 13 (8.18%) Packer
6 10 (6.29%) Prometheus
7 7 (4.40%) Grafana
8 6 (3.77%) Consul
8 6 (3.77%) Graphite
8 6 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (3.14%) Docker Swarm
9 5 (3.14%) Opsview
10 4 (2.52%) Norton AntiVirus
11 1 (0.63%) Nagios
11 1 (0.63%) rkt
Vendors
1 58 (36.48%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.55%) Red Hat
3 11 (6.92%) Atlassian
4 10 (6.29%) Google
4 10 (6.29%) Splunk
5 4 (2.52%) CheckPoint
5 4 (2.52%) F5
5 4 (2.52%) McAfee
5 4 (2.52%) Symantec
6 3 (1.89%) Okta
6 3 (1.89%) Oracle
7 2 (1.26%) AppDynamics
7 2 (1.26%) Sybase
7 2 (1.26%) VMware
8 1 (0.63%) Adobe
8 1 (0.63%) IBM
8 1 (0.63%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.63%) WooCommerce
8 1 (0.63%) WSO2
8 1 (0.63%) Zend