Period
to 9 December 2018

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 9 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
England > North West
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 240 223 291
Rank change year-on-year -17 +68 +34
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 113 150 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.00% 1.15% 0.59%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.41% 6.36% 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 68 107 57
North West median annual salary £41,250 £41,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.60% +12.16% -7.50%
10th Percentile £28,675 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,375 £55,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% -2.78% +8.00%

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 2,560 2,359 1,468
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 22.59% 18.01% 11.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2,113 1,983 1,241
North West median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,050 £22,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in the 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 9 December 2018.

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 9 December 2018. 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 -13 73 £40,000 -8.57% 16
Cheshire +51 32 £32,500 -5.80% 7
Lancashire +8 4 £77,498 +171.92% 1
Merseyside -12 4 £35,000 -6.67% 3
GitHub
England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, 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 78 (69.03%) JavaScript
2 73 (64.60%) HTML
2 73 (64.60%) CSS
3 71 (62.83%) Amazon AWS
4 65 (57.52%) Agile Software Development
5 62 (54.87%) Git (software)
6 52 (46.02%) SQL
7 50 (44.25%) MySQL
7 50 (44.25%) Continuous Integration
8 46 (40.71%) Linux
9 45 (39.82%) PHP
10 42 (37.17%) MongoDB
11 38 (33.63%) Open Source
11 38 (33.63%) MVC
12 36 (31.86%) React
13 35 (30.97%) SQL Server
13 35 (30.97%) OO
14 34 (30.09%) jQuery
15 32 (28.32%) DevOps
16 31 (27.43%) Microsoft Azure
16 31 (27.43%) REST
17 30 (26.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 28 (24.78%) Node.js
18 28 (24.78%) Laravel
18 28 (24.78%) NoSQL
18 28 (24.78%) Web Services
19 26 (23.01%) Test Automation
19 26 (23.01%) GitLab
20 25 (22.12%) API Integration
20 25 (22.12%) MariaDB

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 (9.73%) nginx
2 9 (7.96%) Cloud Foundry
3 5 (4.42%) WordPress
4 4 (3.54%) Apache Spark
4 4 (3.54%) CMS
5 1 (0.88%) Apache
5 1 (0.88%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.88%) Drupal
5 1 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.88%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (2.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (1.77%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Magento
2 1 (0.88%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 71 (62.83%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (27.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.42%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (4.42%) DigitalOcean
4 4 (3.54%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 4 (3.54%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (2.65%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (2.65%) OpenShift
6 2 (1.77%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.77%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (1.77%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (1.77%) Datadog
6 2 (1.77%) Serverless
7 1 (0.88%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.88%) Firebase
7 1 (0.88%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.42%) Skype
2 1 (0.88%) HTTP
2 1 (0.88%) Intranet
2 1 (0.88%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (44.25%) MySQL
2 42 (37.17%) MongoDB
3 35 (30.97%) SQL Server
4 28 (24.78%) NoSQL
5 25 (22.12%) MariaDB
6 11 (9.73%) Amazon Redshift
7 9 (7.96%) Neo4j
7 9 (7.96%) Redis
8 6 (5.31%) Big Data
9 4 (3.54%) Apache Hive
9 4 (3.54%) Relational Database
9 4 (3.54%) Spark SQL
10 2 (1.77%) Amazon Aurora
10 2 (1.77%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.88%) InfluxDB
11 1 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 62 (54.87%) Git (software)
2 26 (23.01%) GitLab
3 25 (22.12%) Jenkins
4 16 (14.16%) PHPUnit
5 11 (9.73%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (6.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (6.19%) Subversion
7 4 (3.54%) Grunt
7 4 (3.54%) gulp
8 2 (1.77%) Ant
8 2 (1.77%) Bower
8 2 (1.77%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.77%) Maven
8 2 (1.77%) Selenium
8 2 (1.77%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.88%) JIRA
9 1 (0.88%) JUnit
9 1 (0.88%) Mocha
9 1 (0.88%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (10.62%) Finance
2 3 (2.65%) Marketing
2 3 (2.65%) Music Industry
3 2 (1.77%) Retail
4 1 (0.88%) Advertising
4 1 (0.88%) Banking
4 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.88%) Games
4 1 (0.88%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.88%) Law
4 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 74 (65.49%) Developer
2 38 (33.63%) PHP Developer
3 18 (15.93%) Backend Developer
4 17 (15.04%) DevOps Engineer
5 16 (14.16%) Java Developer
6 13 (11.50%) Software Engineer
7 12 (10.62%) C# Software Engineer
8 10 (8.85%) Web Developer
9 8 (7.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (7.08%) Infrastructure Support
9 8 (7.08%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 8 (7.08%) Junior
9 8 (7.08%) Junior Backend Developer
9 8 (7.08%) Junior Developer
9 8 (7.08%) Junior PHP Developer
9 8 (7.08%) Junior PHP Web Developer
9 8 (7.08%) Junior Web Developer
9 8 (7.08%) PHP Web Developer
9 8 (7.08%) Support Engineer
10 7 (6.19%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (64.60%) CSS
1 73 (64.60%) HTML
2 36 (31.86%) React
3 34 (30.09%) jQuery
4 31 (27.43%) REST
5 30 (26.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 28 (24.78%) Laravel
6 28 (24.78%) Node.js
6 28 (24.78%) Web Services
7 21 (18.58%) CSS3
7 21 (18.58%) HTML5
8 20 (17.70%) RESTful
9 17 (15.04%) RabbitMQ
10 16 (14.16%) .NET
10 16 (14.16%) Vue.js
11 12 (10.62%) NancyFx
12 11 (9.73%) AngularJS
13 10 (8.85%) NSQ
14 9 (7.96%) Ajax
15 6 (5.31%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (17.70%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (4.42%) User Experience
3 2 (1.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.77%) Animation
3 2 (1.77%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.77%) Taxonomies
4 1 (0.88%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.88%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.88%) EPoS
4 1 (0.88%) Public Cloud
4 1 (0.88%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 46 (40.71%) Linux
2 24 (21.24%) Unix
3 11 (9.73%) Windows
4 8 (7.08%) Windows Server
5 4 (3.54%) CentOS
5 4 (3.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.77%) Android
7 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (57.52%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (44.25%) Continuous Integration
3 38 (33.63%) MVC
3 38 (33.63%) Open Source
4 35 (30.97%) OO
5 32 (28.32%) DevOps
6 26 (23.01%) Test Automation
7 25 (22.12%) API Integration
8 21 (18.58%) Microservices
9 20 (17.70%) OOP
10 18 (15.93%) Mentoring
11 17 (15.04%) Problem-Solving
11 17 (15.04%) Scrum
12 16 (14.16%) Dependency Injection
12 16 (14.16%) TDD
13 15 (13.27%) Collaborative Working
13 15 (13.27%) Process Improvement
13 15 (13.27%) Software Engineering
13 15 (13.27%) Task Automation
14 14 (12.39%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 78 (69.03%) JavaScript
2 52 (46.02%) SQL
3 45 (39.82%) PHP
4 24 (21.24%) Java
4 24 (21.24%) Python
5 16 (14.16%) C#
6 15 (13.27%) Ruby
7 10 (8.85%) Bash Shell
7 10 (8.85%) PowerShell
8 4 (3.54%) ES6
8 4 (3.54%) Scala
9 2 (1.77%) ES7
9 2 (1.77%) Perl
9 2 (1.77%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.88%) C++
10 1 (0.88%) Kotlin
10 1 (0.88%) R
10 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (5.31%) AWS Certification
2 4 (3.54%) Degree
2 4 (3.54%) RHCE
2 4 (3.54%) RHCSA
3 3 (2.65%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.77%) WCAG
System Software
1 13 (11.50%) Virtual Machines
2 9 (7.96%) Docker
2 9 (7.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (18.58%) Puppet
2 14 (12.39%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (9.73%) Ansible
4 8 (7.08%) Kubernetes
4 8 (7.08%) Terraform
5 7 (6.19%) Consul
5 7 (6.19%) Packer
6 6 (5.31%) Docker Swarm
7 5 (4.42%) Grafana
7 5 (4.42%) Prometheus
8 4 (3.54%) Graphite
8 4 (3.54%) Oozie
9 1 (0.88%) Kibana
Vendors
1 15 (13.27%) New Relic
2 12 (10.62%) Google
2 12 (10.62%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.96%) Atlassian
3 9 (7.96%) VMware
4 8 (7.08%) Oracle
5 4 (3.54%) Adobe
5 4 (3.54%) Hortonworks
5 4 (3.54%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.77%) Facebook
6 2 (1.77%) Hyperion
6 2 (1.77%) Talend
6 2 (1.77%) Twitter
7 1 (0.88%) Splunk
7 1 (0.88%) Zend