Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
England > North West
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 229 236 285
Rank change year-on-year +7 +49 +32
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 139 143 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.14% 1.08% 0.55%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.20% 6.78% 5.51%
Number of salaries quoted 81 124 47
North West median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £28,775 £19,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £47,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 2,674 2,109 1,162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.93% 15.97% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2,244 1,794 961
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £25,500 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +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 18 August 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 18 August 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 -2 100 £40,000 -15.79% 25
Cheshire +12 30 £32,500 -18.75% 4
Merseyside +12 5 £30,000 -25.00% 1
GitHub
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 87 (62.59%) JavaScript
2 73 (52.52%) HTML
2 73 (52.52%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (50.36%) CSS
4 61 (43.88%) MySQL
5 59 (42.45%) PHP
5 59 (42.45%) Git (software)
5 59 (42.45%) Amazon AWS
6 55 (39.57%) SQL
7 50 (35.97%) MongoDB
8 49 (35.25%) Continuous Integration
8 49 (35.25%) Linux
9 42 (30.22%) Java
10 40 (28.78%) MVC
11 39 (28.06%) OO
11 39 (28.06%) Node.js
12 37 (26.62%) jQuery
12 37 (26.62%) TDD
13 36 (25.90%) SQL Server
13 36 (25.90%) React
14 35 (25.18%) Test Automation
15 34 (24.46%) Web Services
16 33 (23.74%) Python
17 32 (23.02%) Unix
18 29 (20.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 28 (20.14%) REST
20 27 (19.42%) DevOps
21 26 (18.71%) RESTful
22 25 (17.99%) Laravel
22 25 (17.99%) Microservices

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 8 (5.76%) CMS
2 7 (5.04%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (2.88%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.16%) Confluence
4 3 (2.16%) nginx
4 3 (2.16%) WordPress
5 1 (0.72%) Apache
5 1 (0.72%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.72%) Drupal
5 1 (0.72%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (2.16%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 59 (42.45%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (11.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (8.63%) DigitalOcean
4 5 (3.60%) SaaS
5 4 (2.88%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (2.88%) Office 365
6 3 (2.16%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (2.16%) IaaS
6 3 (2.16%) Route 53
7 2 (1.44%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (1.44%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (1.44%) Amazon Kinesis
7 2 (1.44%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.44%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (1.44%) AWS OpsWorks
7 2 (1.44%) CloudFront
7 2 (1.44%) Serverless
8 1 (0.72%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.72%) Firebase
8 1 (0.72%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.04%) NAS
1 7 (5.04%) SAN
2 4 (2.88%) Skype
3 2 (1.44%) HTTP
4 1 (0.72%) Internet
4 1 (0.72%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (43.88%) MySQL
2 50 (35.97%) MongoDB
3 36 (25.90%) SQL Server
4 20 (14.39%) MariaDB
5 19 (13.67%) NoSQL
6 8 (5.76%) Amazon Redshift
7 7 (5.04%) Neo4j
7 7 (5.04%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (4.32%) Relational Database
9 5 (3.60%) Datomic
9 5 (3.60%) Redis
10 2 (1.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.72%) Amazon Aurora
11 1 (0.72%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 59 (42.45%) Git (software)
2 21 (15.11%) Jenkins
3 19 (13.67%) PHPUnit
4 18 (12.95%) JIRA
5 16 (11.51%) GitLab
6 15 (10.79%) Subversion
7 12 (8.63%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (7.19%) JUnit
9 9 (6.47%) Maven
10 7 (5.04%) Mocha
10 7 (5.04%) Selenium
11 6 (4.32%) Bitbucket
11 6 (4.32%) Jasmine
11 6 (4.32%) JMeter
12 4 (2.88%) Gradle
12 4 (2.88%) Visual Studio
13 3 (2.16%) Grunt
13 3 (2.16%) Spock
14 2 (1.44%) CircleCI
14 2 (1.44%) gulp
General
1 20 (14.39%) Finance
2 6 (4.32%) Games
3 4 (2.88%) Banking
3 4 (2.88%) Retail
4 3 (2.16%) Automotive
5 2 (1.44%) Marketing
6 1 (0.72%) Advertising
6 1 (0.72%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 93 (66.91%) Developer
2 36 (25.90%) PHP Developer
3 16 (11.51%) Software Engineer
4 14 (10.07%) Backend Developer
5 13 (9.35%) DevOps Engineer
6 12 (8.63%) MySQL Developer
6 12 (8.63%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 11 (7.91%) Java Developer
7 11 (7.91%) Senior Software Engineer
7 11 (7.91%) Web Developer
8 10 (7.19%) C# Developer
8 10 (7.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 10 (7.19%) Java Engineer
8 10 (7.19%) Java Software Engineer
8 10 (7.19%) Software Developer
9 9 (6.47%) .NET Developer
9 9 (6.47%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
10 7 (5.04%) Senior Java Engineer
10 7 (5.04%) Senior Java Software Engineer
10 7 (5.04%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (52.52%) HTML
2 70 (50.36%) CSS
3 39 (28.06%) Node.js
4 37 (26.62%) jQuery
5 36 (25.90%) React
6 34 (24.46%) Web Services
7 29 (20.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 28 (20.14%) REST
9 26 (18.71%) RESTful
10 25 (17.99%) AngularJS
10 25 (17.99%) Laravel
11 23 (16.55%) RabbitMQ
12 21 (15.11%) .NET
13 17 (12.23%) CSS3
13 17 (12.23%) HTML5
14 11 (7.91%) Spring
15 10 (7.19%) JSON
16 7 (5.04%) Vue.js
17 6 (4.32%) GraphQL
17 6 (4.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.55%) Linux Command Line
2 6 (4.32%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.60%) Fintech
3 5 (3.60%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (3.60%) User Experience
4 3 (2.16%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.72%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.72%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.72%) iPad
5 1 (0.72%) iPhone
5 1 (0.72%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.72%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.72%) Taxonomies
5 1 (0.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 49 (35.25%) Linux
2 32 (23.02%) Unix
3 12 (8.63%) Windows
4 8 (5.76%) CentOS
5 7 (5.04%) Android
5 7 (5.04%) Debian
6 6 (4.32%) Windows Server
7 5 (3.60%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (52.52%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (35.25%) Continuous Integration
3 40 (28.78%) MVC
4 39 (28.06%) OO
5 37 (26.62%) TDD
6 35 (25.18%) Test Automation
7 27 (19.42%) DevOps
8 25 (17.99%) Microservices
9 24 (17.27%) Software Engineering
10 23 (16.55%) Mentoring
11 22 (15.83%) Collaborative Working
11 22 (15.83%) OOP
11 22 (15.83%) Open Source
11 22 (15.83%) Scrum
11 22 (15.83%) SOA
12 21 (15.11%) API Integration
12 21 (15.11%) Dependency Injection
13 20 (14.39%) Process Improvement
14 19 (13.67%) Problem-Solving
15 17 (12.23%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 87 (62.59%) JavaScript
2 59 (42.45%) PHP
3 55 (39.57%) SQL
4 42 (30.22%) Java
5 33 (23.74%) Python
6 24 (17.27%) Ruby
7 22 (15.83%) C#
8 12 (8.63%) Bash Shell
8 12 (8.63%) Perl
9 9 (6.47%) Go
9 9 (6.47%) Shell Script
10 7 (5.04%) PowerShell
11 6 (4.32%) C
11 6 (4.32%) C++
11 6 (4.32%) Scala
11 6 (4.32%) VB.NET
12 5 (3.60%) Clojure
13 4 (2.88%) VB
14 3 (2.16%) Erlang
15 2 (1.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (6.47%) Degree
2 3 (2.16%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.44%) QA
2 2 (1.44%) WCAG
System Software
1 16 (11.51%) Docker
2 15 (10.79%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (5.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (13.67%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (12.23%) Puppet
3 11 (7.91%) Ansible
4 2 (1.44%) Kibana
5 1 (0.72%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.72%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (13.67%) New Relic
2 13 (9.35%) Google
3 7 (5.04%) Atlassian
3 7 (5.04%) Red Hat
3 7 (5.04%) VMware
4 5 (3.60%) Capita
5 3 (2.16%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.44%) Adobe
6 2 (1.44%) Facebook
7 1 (0.72%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle
7 1 (0.72%) Talend
7 1 (0.72%) Zend