Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
England > North West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 234 288 317
Rank change year-on-year +54 +29 +25
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 150 71 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.13% 0.57% 0.31%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.47% 5.01% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 107 56 36
North West median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £20,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £54,750 £53,125
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,606 £50,000
% change year-on-year -0.20% +5.21% -

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 2319 1416 1024
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 17.44% 11.32% 7.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1953 1211 880
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,500 £24,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,820 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.31% +3.64% +5.26%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 +34 107 £45,000 +16.88% 8
Merseyside +36 26 £37,500 +31.58% 2
Cheshire -21 13 £34,500 -1.43% 6
Lancashire +4 4 £28,500 +29.55% 2
GitHub
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing GitHub also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 82 (54.67%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 72 (48.00%) JavaScript
4 69 (46.00%) Linux
5 66 (44.00%) HTML
6 63 (42.00%) CSS
7 52 (34.67%) PHP
8 49 (32.67%) TDD
8 49 (32.67%) Continuous Integration
9 48 (32.00%) Java
9 48 (32.00%) MySQL
10 47 (31.33%) Puppet
11 43 (28.67%) Selenium
12 42 (28.00%) jQuery
13 41 (27.33%) Amazon AWS
14 40 (26.67%) AngularJS
15 38 (25.33%) DevOps
15 38 (25.33%) C#
16 36 (24.00%) HTML5
16 36 (24.00%) JIRA
16 36 (24.00%) Bitbucket
17 35 (23.33%) Test Automation
18 33 (22.00%) Git (software)
19 32 (21.33%) Web Development
19 32 (21.33%) Docker
19 32 (21.33%) SDLC
20 31 (20.67%) Mentoring
21 30 (20.00%) BDD
21 30 (20.00%) Software Engineering
22 28 (18.67%) SQL Server

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 19 (12.67%) Apache Solr
1 19 (12.67%) Elasticsearch
2 15 (10.00%) Apache
3 12 (8.00%) WordPress
4 10 (6.67%) CMS
5 7 (4.67%) Confluence
5 7 (4.67%) Sitecore CMS
5 7 (4.67%) Umbraco
6 6 (4.00%) Apache Spark
6 6 (4.00%) EPiServer
7 5 (3.33%) OpenStack
8 3 (2.00%) SharePoint
8 3 (2.00%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.33%) Drupal
9 2 (1.33%) nginx
10 1 (0.67%) Anypoint
10 1 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.67%) DNN
10 1 (0.67%) IIS
10 1 (0.67%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (0.67%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 14 (9.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 41 (27.33%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (15.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 22 (14.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (13.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 19 (12.67%) Google App Engine
5 19 (12.67%) Google Cloud Platform
6 17 (11.33%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (4.00%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (2.00%) CloudFront
8 3 (2.00%) Route 53
8 3 (2.00%) SaaS
8 3 (2.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (1.33%) IaaS
9 2 (1.33%) Slack
10 1 (0.67%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.67%) Bluemix
10 1 (0.67%) Firebase
10 1 (0.67%) Serverless
10 1 (0.67%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.67%) HTTP
2 1 (0.67%) SMS
2 1 (0.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (32.00%) MySQL
2 28 (18.67%) SQL Server
3 25 (16.67%) Big Data
4 20 (13.33%) Hadoop
5 11 (7.33%) NoSQL
6 10 (6.67%) MongoDB
7 5 (3.33%) CouchDB
7 5 (3.33%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (2.00%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (2.00%) Apache Accumulo
8 3 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.67%) Blockchain
9 1 (0.67%) Data Lake
9 1 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.67%) Redis
9 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 75 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 43 (28.67%) Selenium
3 36 (24.00%) Bitbucket
3 36 (24.00%) JIRA
4 33 (22.00%) Git (software)
5 27 (18.00%) Cucumber
5 27 (18.00%) WebDriver
6 24 (16.00%) Vagrant
7 20 (13.33%) PHPUnit
8 19 (12.67%) Codeception
9 13 (8.67%) Maven
10 10 (6.67%) JUnit
11 9 (6.00%) SonarQube
12 8 (5.33%) gulp
13 7 (4.67%) Gradle
13 7 (4.67%) Xdebug
14 6 (4.00%) Ant
14 6 (4.00%) Apache Ivy
14 6 (4.00%) TeamCity
15 5 (3.33%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 24 (16.00%) Retail
2 14 (9.33%) Manufacturing
3 11 (7.33%) Marketing
4 5 (3.33%) Advertising
5 4 (2.67%) Games
6 3 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.33%) Finance
8 1 (0.67%) Back Office
8 1 (0.67%) Banking
8 1 (0.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 77 (51.33%) Developer
2 34 (22.67%) PHP Developer
3 27 (18.00%) Automation Tester
3 27 (18.00%) Tester
4 23 (15.33%) Senior Automation Tester
4 23 (15.33%) Senior Tester
4 23 (15.33%) Web Developer
5 20 (13.33%) Senior Developer
5 20 (13.33%) Senior PHP Developer
6 18 (12.00%) HTML Developer
7 15 (10.00%) HTML CSS Developer
8 13 (8.67%) PHP Web Developer
9 12 (8.00%) JavaScript Developer
10 9 (6.00%) Junior
10 9 (6.00%) Software Engineer
11 8 (5.33%) Java Engineer
11 8 (5.33%) Junior Developer
12 7 (4.67%) Java Software Engineer
12 7 (4.67%) Senior PHP Web Developer
12 7 (4.67%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (44.00%) HTML
2 63 (42.00%) CSS
3 42 (28.00%) jQuery
4 40 (26.67%) AngularJS
5 36 (24.00%) HTML5
6 27 (18.00%) Gherkin
7 26 (17.33%) Sass
8 21 (14.00%) Hibernate
8 21 (14.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 19 (12.67%) Ext JS
10 15 (10.00%) .NET
11 14 (9.33%) CSS3
11 14 (9.33%) Web Services
12 9 (6.00%) Laravel
12 9 (6.00%) XML
13 8 (5.33%) JSON
13 8 (5.33%) RESTful
13 8 (5.33%) Spring
14 7 (4.67%) Node.js
15 6 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.33%) Life Science
2 13 (8.67%) User Experience
3 8 (5.33%) Blog
4 7 (4.67%) Replication
5 6 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.67%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.67%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.33%) iPad
8 1 (0.67%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.67%) FMCG
8 1 (0.67%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.67%) Social Media
8 1 (0.67%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 69 (46.00%) Linux
2 24 (16.00%) Windows
3 20 (13.33%) Unix
4 9 (6.00%) Ubuntu
5 8 (5.33%) CentOS
6 7 (4.67%) Android
6 7 (4.67%) Apple iOS
6 7 (4.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.67%) Mac OS
7 4 (2.67%) Windows Server
7 4 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (54.67%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (32.67%) Continuous Integration
2 49 (32.67%) TDD
3 38 (25.33%) DevOps
4 35 (23.33%) Test Automation
5 32 (21.33%) SDLC
5 32 (21.33%) Web Development
6 31 (20.67%) Mentoring
7 30 (20.00%) BDD
7 30 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 28 (18.67%) Configuration Management
9 27 (18.00%) Test Scripting
10 25 (16.67%) OO
11 23 (15.33%) E-Commerce
11 23 (15.33%) System Integration Testing
12 22 (14.67%) Collaborative Working
13 20 (13.33%) Analytics
13 20 (13.33%) Requirements Management
14 19 (12.67%) MVC
14 19 (12.67%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 72 (48.00%) JavaScript
2 52 (34.67%) PHP
3 48 (32.00%) Java
4 38 (25.33%) C#
5 26 (17.33%) SQL
6 10 (6.67%) Bash Shell
7 7 (4.67%) C
8 4 (2.67%) Python
9 3 (2.00%) Scala
10 2 (1.33%) C++
10 2 (1.33%) GraphQL
10 2 (1.33%) Perl
10 2 (1.33%) Ruby
11 1 (0.67%) Erlang
11 1 (0.67%) Go
11 1 (0.67%) Groovy
11 1 (0.67%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.67%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.67%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.67%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 8 (5.33%) Degree
2 3 (2.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.00%) GCP
2 3 (2.00%) QA
3 1 (0.67%) WAI
System Software
1 32 (21.33%) Docker
2 4 (2.67%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (2.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 47 (31.33%) Puppet
2 28 (18.67%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (13.33%) Kubernetes
3 20 (13.33%) ZABBIX
4 19 (12.67%) Capistrano
5 11 (7.33%) Ambari
6 3 (2.00%) Ansible
7 2 (1.33%) Salt
8 1 (0.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (10.00%) Google
2 12 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (7.33%) Hortonworks
4 8 (5.33%) Sitecore
5 7 (4.67%) Percona
6 5 (3.33%) Zend
7 4 (2.67%) MuleSoft
7 4 (2.67%) VMware
8 1 (0.67%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.67%) CA
8 1 (0.67%) IBM
8 1 (0.67%) Talend