Period
to 26 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England 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 26 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
England > North of England
6 months to
26 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 215 172 220
Rank change year-on-year -43 +48 +76
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 95 259 252
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 0.97% 1.63% 1.32%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.52% 5.15% 5.32%
Number of salaries quoted 109 227 179
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £49,337
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -8.79% +16.09%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £30,900
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,150 £63,683
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 the North of England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 3,766 5,031 4,737
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 38.46% 31.68% 24.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3,335 4,127 3,965
Median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +3.26% +8.24%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £72,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

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

Job vacancy trend for GitHub in the North of England

GitHub
Salary Trend in the North of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing GitHub in the North of England.

Salary trend for GitHub in the North of England

GitHub
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing GitHub in the North of England over the 6 months to 26 January 2021.

Salary histogram for GitHub in the North of England

GitHub
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub within the North of England region over the 6 months to 26 January 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
North West -37 51 £45,000 - 29
Yorkshire +15 38 £52,500 -4.55% 13
North East +12 6 £41,000 -18.00% 3
GitHub
England

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 North of England region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 49 (51.58%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (49.47%) JavaScript
3 40 (42.11%) HTML
4 36 (37.89%) AWS
5 30 (31.58%) CSS
6 27 (28.42%) Git (software)
7 26 (27.37%) Jenkins
8 25 (26.32%) PHP
8 25 (26.32%) Kubernetes
8 25 (26.32%) React
8 25 (26.32%) Terraform
9 24 (25.26%) User Experience
10 22 (23.16%) Microservices
10 22 (23.16%) DevOps
11 21 (22.11%) Linux
11 21 (22.11%) Puppet
12 20 (21.05%) OO
12 20 (21.05%) C#
13 19 (20.00%) Python
14 18 (18.95%) MySQL
14 18 (18.95%) E-Commerce
14 18 (18.95%) GitLab
15 17 (17.89%) SQL Server
15 17 (17.89%) Magento
16 16 (16.84%) Azure
16 16 (16.84%) Software Engineering
16 16 (16.84%) Web Development
16 16 (16.84%) .NET
17 15 (15.79%) Laravel
18 14 (14.74%) REST

GitHub
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 5 (5.26%) WordPress
2 4 (4.21%) Apache
3 3 (3.16%) CMS
4 2 (2.11%) Confluence
4 2 (2.11%) DNN
4 2 (2.11%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.11%) IIS
4 2 (2.11%) nginx
5 1 (1.05%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (1.05%) JBoss
5 1 (1.05%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.05%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (1.05%) Kentico
5 1 (1.05%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.05%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.05%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.05%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 17 (17.89%) Magento
2 12 (12.63%) Shopify
3 3 (3.16%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 36 (37.89%) AWS
2 16 (16.84%) Azure
3 10 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (10.53%) Slack
4 5 (5.26%) GCP
5 4 (4.21%) Amazon S3
5 4 (4.21%) OpenShift
5 4 (4.21%) Serverless
6 3 (3.16%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (2.11%) Amazon Kinesis
7 2 (2.11%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (2.11%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (2.11%) AWS CodeDeploy
7 2 (2.11%) AWS Step Functions
7 2 (2.11%) CloudFront
7 2 (2.11%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (1.05%) npm
8 1 (1.05%) SaaS
8 1 (1.05%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.58%) HTTP
2 6 (6.32%) Internet
3 5 (5.26%) DNS
3 5 (5.26%) FTP
3 5 (5.26%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.21%) DHCP
4 4 (4.21%) IPsec
5 2 (2.11%) LAN
5 2 (2.11%) WAN
6 1 (1.05%) AMQP
6 1 (1.05%) Broadband
6 1 (1.05%) MPLS
6 1 (1.05%) Skype
6 1 (1.05%) VoIP
6 1 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.05%) Wireless
6 1 (1.05%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.95%) MySQL
2 17 (17.89%) SQL Server
3 8 (8.42%) NoSQL
4 6 (6.32%) Couchbase
4 6 (6.32%) MongoDB
4 6 (6.32%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (6.32%) Relational Database
5 5 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (4.21%) Redis
7 3 (3.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (3.16%) QlikView
8 2 (2.11%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (1.05%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (1.05%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (1.05%) Big Data
9 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.05%) Neo4j
9 1 (1.05%) phpMyAdmin
9 1 (1.05%) Power BI
9 1 (1.05%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 27 (28.42%) Git (software)
2 26 (27.37%) Jenkins
3 18 (18.95%) GitLab
4 13 (13.68%) JIRA
5 12 (12.63%) PHPUnit
6 8 (8.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (7.37%) Cypress.io
7 7 (7.37%) Maven
8 6 (6.32%) Bitbucket
8 6 (6.32%) Selenium
9 5 (5.26%) gulp
9 5 (5.26%) SonarQube
10 4 (4.21%) Cucumber
11 2 (2.11%) Grunt
11 2 (2.11%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (2.11%) Visual Studio
12 1 (1.05%) Android Studio
12 1 (1.05%) Bugzilla
12 1 (1.05%) Xcode
12 1 (1.05%) Zephyr
General
1 14 (14.74%) Retail
2 9 (9.47%) Public Sector
3 8 (8.42%) Finance
4 6 (6.32%) Marketing
5 1 (1.05%) Back Office
5 1 (1.05%) Banking
5 1 (1.05%) Games
5 1 (1.05%) Legal
Job Titles
1 42 (44.21%) Developer
2 17 (17.89%) PHP Developer
3 13 (13.68%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (10.53%) Platform Engineer
5 7 (7.37%) .NET Developer
5 7 (7.37%) Backend Developer
5 7 (7.37%) MySQL Developer
5 7 (7.37%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 7 (7.37%) Senior Developer
5 7 (7.37%) Web Developer
6 6 (6.32%) PHP Web Developer
7 5 (5.26%) AWS Engineer
7 5 (5.26%) Data Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) Azure Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) Cloud Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (4.21%) Java Developer
8 4 (4.21%) JavaScript Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) React Developer
8 4 (4.21%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (42.11%) HTML
2 30 (31.58%) CSS
3 25 (26.32%) React
4 16 (16.84%) .NET
5 15 (15.79%) Laravel
6 14 (14.74%) Middleware
6 14 (14.74%) REST
7 12 (12.63%) Spring
8 11 (11.58%) .NET Core
9 10 (10.53%) Elastic Stack
10 9 (9.47%) Web Services
11 8 (8.42%) Dropwizard
11 8 (8.42%) JSON
12 7 (7.37%) .NET Framework
12 7 (7.37%) Entity Framework
12 7 (7.37%) jQuery
12 7 (7.37%) Node.js
12 7 (7.37%) Spring Boot
12 7 (7.37%) Vue.js
13 6 (6.32%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (25.26%) User Experience
2 5 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.21%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (4.21%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (3.16%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.11%) Smart City
6 1 (1.05%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.05%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 21 (22.11%) Linux
2 11 (11.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (10.53%) CentOS
4 8 (8.42%) Windows
5 5 (5.26%) Unix
5 5 (5.26%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.11%) Fedora
6 2 (2.11%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.05%) Android
7 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (51.58%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (23.16%) DevOps
2 22 (23.16%) Microservices
3 20 (21.05%) OO
4 18 (18.95%) E-Commerce
5 16 (16.84%) Software Engineering
5 16 (16.84%) Web Development
6 14 (14.74%) Open Source
7 13 (13.68%) Continuous Delivery
8 12 (12.63%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (11.58%) Configuration Management
9 11 (11.58%) Infrastructure Automation
10 9 (9.47%) High Availability
10 9 (9.47%) MVC
10 9 (9.47%) Scrum
10 9 (9.47%) Test Automation
10 9 (9.47%) Unit Testing
11 8 (8.42%) IT Strategy
11 8 (8.42%) Load Balancing
11 8 (8.42%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
Programming Languages
1 47 (49.47%) JavaScript
2 25 (26.32%) PHP
3 20 (21.05%) C#
4 19 (20.00%) Python
5 13 (13.68%) SQL
6 10 (10.53%) Java
7 9 (9.47%) Ruby
8 8 (8.42%) Go
9 7 (7.37%) Java 8
9 7 (7.37%) Kotlin
10 6 (6.32%) Bash Shell
10 6 (6.32%) PowerShell
11 3 (3.16%) TypeScript
12 2 (2.11%) ES6
13 1 (1.05%) Apple Swift
13 1 (1.05%) C++
13 1 (1.05%) Jython
13 1 (1.05%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.05%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (8.42%) AWS Certification
2 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.11%) AAT
3 2 (2.11%) ACCA
3 2 (2.11%) CIMA
4 1 (1.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.11%) QA
2 1 (1.05%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (14.74%) Docker
2 2 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 25 (26.32%) Kubernetes
1 25 (26.32%) Terraform
2 21 (22.11%) Puppet
3 12 (12.63%) Grafana
3 12 (12.63%) Prometheus
4 8 (8.42%) Graphite
5 7 (7.37%) Ansible
5 7 (7.37%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (3.16%) cPanel
7 2 (2.11%) Consul
7 2 (2.11%) Nagios
8 1 (1.05%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (1.05%) Packer
8 1 (1.05%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (12.63%) Oracle
2 11 (11.58%) Zend
3 6 (6.32%) Apple
3 6 (6.32%) Google
3 6 (6.32%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.21%) New Relic
5 3 (3.16%) AppDynamics
5 3 (3.16%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.16%) VMware
6 2 (2.11%) JD Edwards
6 2 (2.11%) NetApp
7 1 (1.05%) Avature
7 1 (1.05%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (1.05%) IBM
7 1 (1.05%) Meridio
7 1 (1.05%) Novell
7 1 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.05%) SAP
7 1 (1.05%) Workday
7 1 (1.05%) Zuora