Period
to 18 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 18 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
England > North West
6 months to
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 211 248 270
Rank change year-on-year +37 +22 +36
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 126 131 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.22% 1.03% 0.77%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.18% 5.32% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 72 80 71
North West median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.67% -16.67% +2.86%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £55,000 £58,750
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 North West with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,432 2,463 1,567
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 23.59% 19.40% 12.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1,997 2,088 1,331
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,400 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £68,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,303
% change year-on-year +4.76% +2.33% +2.61%

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for GitHub in the North West

GitHub
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for GitHub in the North West

GitHub
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GitHub in the North West over the 6 months to 18 February 2019.

Salary histogram for GitHub in the North West

GitHub
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub within the North West region over the 6 months to 18 February 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
Manchester +23 84 £47,500 +11.76% 28
Cheshire +51 34 £60,000 +63.27% 5
Lancashire +7 5 £65,000 +128.07% 2
Merseyside -3 3 £40,000 +8.11% 3
GitHub
England

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 North West region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 84 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 64 (50.79%) HTML
2 64 (50.79%) JavaScript
2 64 (50.79%) CSS
3 62 (49.21%) Git (software)
4 57 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (42.06%) DevOps
6 52 (41.27%) MySQL
7 47 (37.30%) SQL
7 47 (37.30%) Linux
8 46 (36.51%) Continuous Integration
9 45 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
10 40 (31.75%) SQL Server
11 39 (30.95%) Jenkins
12 38 (30.16%) MongoDB
13 37 (29.37%) NoSQL
13 37 (29.37%) React
14 34 (26.98%) PHP
14 34 (26.98%) Software Engineering
15 32 (25.40%) OO
16 30 (23.81%) MVC
17 29 (23.02%) Open Source
17 29 (23.02%) RESTful
18 28 (22.22%) GitLab
19 26 (20.63%) Multithreading
19 26 (20.63%) REST
19 26 (20.63%) Laravel
20 25 (19.84%) HTML5
21 24 (19.05%) Amazon EC2
21 24 (19.05%) C#

GitHub
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 11 (8.73%) Cloud Foundry
2 9 (7.14%) nginx
3 8 (6.35%) WordPress
4 4 (3.17%) Apache Spark
4 4 (3.17%) CMS
5 1 (0.79%) Apache
5 1 (0.79%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.79%) Confluence
5 1 (0.79%) Drupal
5 1 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.79%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (1.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (1.59%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.17%) Magento
2 1 (0.79%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 84 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (19.05%) Amazon EC2
3 24 (19.05%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 20 (15.87%) Amazon S3
5 15 (11.90%) Serverless
6 14 (11.11%) AWS Lambda
6 14 (11.11%) Datadog
7 13 (10.32%) Google Cloud Platform
8 10 (7.94%) Slack
9 9 (7.14%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (3.17%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (2.38%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.79%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.79%) Heroku
12 1 (0.79%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.38%) Skype
2 2 (1.59%) Intranet
3 1 (0.79%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.79%) Profibus
3 1 (0.79%) RS-232
3 1 (0.79%) RS-485
3 1 (0.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (41.27%) MySQL
2 40 (31.75%) SQL Server
3 38 (30.16%) MongoDB
4 37 (29.37%) NoSQL
5 21 (16.67%) MariaDB
6 20 (15.87%) Amazon RDS
7 18 (14.29%) Big Data
8 17 (13.49%) Amazon Redshift
8 17 (13.49%) Redis
9 10 (7.94%) Neo4j
9 10 (7.94%) Relational Database
10 5 (3.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (3.17%) Apache Hive
11 4 (3.17%) Spark SQL
12 1 (0.79%) Amazon Aurora
12 1 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.79%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 62 (49.21%) Git (software)
2 39 (30.95%) Jenkins
3 28 (22.22%) GitLab
4 10 (7.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 9 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (3.97%) Subversion
7 4 (3.17%) Grunt
7 4 (3.17%) gulp
7 4 (3.17%) PHPUnit
8 2 (1.59%) Ant
8 2 (1.59%) Bower
8 2 (1.59%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.59%) Maven
8 2 (1.59%) Selenium
8 2 (1.59%) SonarQube
8 2 (1.59%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.79%) JIRA
9 1 (0.79%) JUnit
9 1 (0.79%) LabVIEW
9 1 (0.79%) Mocha
General
1 8 (6.35%) Retail
2 7 (5.56%) Finance
3 5 (3.97%) Marketing
4 3 (2.38%) Music Industry
5 2 (1.59%) Banking
6 1 (0.79%) Advertising
6 1 (0.79%) Electronics
6 1 (0.79%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.79%) Law
6 1 (0.79%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 72 (57.14%) Developer
2 29 (23.02%) PHP Developer
3 28 (22.22%) Software Engineer
4 20 (15.87%) C# Software Engineer
5 16 (12.70%) DevOps Engineer
6 14 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
7 11 (8.73%) Senior C# Software Engineer
8 10 (7.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 9 (7.14%) .NET Software Engineer
9 9 (7.14%) Python Developer
10 8 (6.35%) Cloud Engineer
10 8 (6.35%) Java Developer
10 8 (6.35%) JavaScript Developer
10 8 (6.35%) Node.js Developer
10 8 (6.35%) Platform Engineer
11 7 (5.56%) Backend Developer
11 7 (5.56%) Senior Developer
11 7 (5.56%) UI Developer
12 6 (4.76%) Junior
13 5 (3.97%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (50.79%) CSS
1 64 (50.79%) HTML
2 37 (29.37%) React
3 29 (23.02%) RESTful
4 26 (20.63%) Laravel
4 26 (20.63%) REST
5 25 (19.84%) HTML5
6 24 (19.05%) Vue.js
7 23 (18.25%) Node.js
7 23 (18.25%) Web Services
8 21 (16.67%) .NET
9 19 (15.08%) CSS3
9 19 (15.08%) jQuery
10 16 (12.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 13 (10.32%) Ajax
12 12 (9.52%) AngularJS
12 12 (9.52%) XML
13 10 (7.94%) JSON
13 10 (7.94%) NancyFx
14 9 (7.14%) NSQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.46%) Linux Command Line
2 7 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 6 (4.76%) Cloud Native
3 6 (4.76%) User Experience
4 3 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.59%) Animation
5 2 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.79%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (0.79%) CPLD
6 1 (0.79%) EPoS
6 1 (0.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (0.79%) Life Science
6 1 (0.79%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.79%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.79%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.79%) Verilog
6 1 (0.79%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 47 (37.30%) Linux
2 13 (10.32%) Windows
3 10 (7.94%) Unix
4 7 (5.56%) Windows Server
5 4 (3.17%) CentOS
5 4 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (42.06%) DevOps
3 46 (36.51%) Continuous Integration
4 34 (26.98%) Software Engineering
5 32 (25.40%) OO
6 30 (23.81%) MVC
7 29 (23.02%) Open Source
8 26 (20.63%) Multithreading
9 22 (17.46%) API Integration
10 21 (16.67%) Microservices
11 20 (15.87%) Deployment Automation
11 20 (15.87%) Kanban
12 19 (15.08%) Load Testing
13 16 (12.70%) CQRS
14 15 (11.90%) Mentoring
14 15 (11.90%) OOP
14 15 (11.90%) TDD
15 14 (11.11%) Configuration Management
15 14 (11.11%) E-Commerce
15 14 (11.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 64 (50.79%) JavaScript
2 47 (37.30%) SQL
3 34 (26.98%) PHP
4 24 (19.05%) C#
5 23 (18.25%) Python
6 17 (13.49%) Java
7 10 (7.94%) ES6
7 10 (7.94%) PowerShell
7 10 (7.94%) Ruby
7 10 (7.94%) Shell Script
8 9 (7.14%) Bash Shell
9 4 (3.17%) Scala
10 2 (1.59%) ES7
11 1 (0.79%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.79%) C
11 1 (0.79%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.79%) Perl
11 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.79%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
1 7 (5.56%) Degree
2 6 (4.76%) AWS Certification
3 4 (3.17%) RHCE
3 4 (3.17%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.59%) WCAG
2 1 (0.79%) IEC 61508
2 1 (0.79%) MISRA
2 1 (0.79%) MISRA C
System Software
1 21 (16.67%) Docker
2 7 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.97%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.79%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 22 (17.46%) Ansible
1 22 (17.46%) Puppet
2 21 (16.67%) Terraform
3 12 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (7.94%) Consul
4 10 (7.94%) Packer
5 9 (7.14%) Kubernetes
6 6 (4.76%) Docker Swarm
7 5 (3.97%) Grafana
7 5 (3.97%) Prometheus
8 4 (3.17%) Graphite
8 4 (3.17%) Oozie
9 1 (0.79%) Kibana
Vendors
1 17 (13.49%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.52%) Google
3 9 (7.14%) Atlassian
4 8 (6.35%) VMware
5 7 (5.56%) Oracle
6 4 (3.17%) Hortonworks
6 4 (3.17%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.38%) Adobe
7 3 (2.38%) NetApp
7 3 (2.38%) New Relic
8 2 (1.59%) Facebook
8 2 (1.59%) Twitter
9 1 (0.79%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.79%) Splunk
9 1 (0.79%) Talend
9 1 (0.79%) Zend