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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GitHub
England / North West
Rank 200 203 244
Rank change year-on-year +3 +41  
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 49 35 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.80% 0.62% 0.26%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.08% 6.35% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 41 29 16
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year - -2.43%  

GitHub is in the cloud computing skills category. The next 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.

Cloud Computing Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 806 551 416
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 13.12% 9.69% 6.30%
Number of salaries quoted 683 448 346
Median salary £45,000 £43,250 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.04% -0.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,350 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing GitHub as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

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 3 months to 25 March 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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -5 40 £47,500 +17.28% 2
Merseyside - 7 £32,500 - 3
Cheshire +3 1 £40,000 -23.80% 2
Lancashire - 1 - - 1
GitHub
England

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 68 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (54.90%) Git (software)
3 44 (43.14%) HTML
3 44 (43.14%) Java
4 43 (42.16%) CSS
5 42 (41.18%) TDD
6 40 (39.22%) C#
7 37 (36.27%) PHP
8 35 (34.31%) JavaScript
8 35 (34.31%) Continuous Integration
9 32 (31.37%) MVC
10 30 (29.41%) OO
11 29 (28.43%) jQuery
12 26 (25.49%) OOP
12 26 (25.49%) Open Source
13 25 (24.51%) Jenkins
13 25 (24.51%) SQL
14 24 (23.53%) .NET
14 24 (23.53%) Scrum
15 23 (22.55%) SDLC
16 22 (21.57%) DevOps
17 21 (20.59%) AngularJS
17 21 (20.59%) MySQL
18 18 (17.65%) Configuration Management
18 18 (17.65%) Selenium
18 18 (17.65%) Automation Testing
18 18 (17.65%) Front End Development
18 18 (17.65%) WebDriver
18 18 (17.65%) Test Automation
18 18 (17.65%) Cucumber

GitHub
Top Related 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 (10.78%) CMS
1 11 (10.78%) EPiServer
1 11 (10.78%) Sitecore CMS
1 11 (10.78%) Umbraco
2 6 (5.88%) Drupal
2 6 (5.88%) WordPress
3 5 (4.90%) nginx
4 2 (1.96%) Confluence
4 2 (1.96%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.96%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.98%) Apache
5 1 (0.98%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (3.92%) HipChat
1 4 (3.92%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.98%) InVision
Business Applications
1 7 (6.86%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.96%) Google Play
4 1 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.98%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.98%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.98%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.98%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (20.59%) MySQL
2 11 (10.78%) SQL Server
3 6 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (4.90%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.92%) Redis
6 3 (2.94%) CouchDB
6 3 (2.94%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.98%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 56 (54.90%) Git (software)
2 25 (24.51%) Jenkins
3 18 (17.65%) Cucumber
3 18 (17.65%) Selenium
3 18 (17.65%) WebDriver
4 13 (12.75%) Bitbucket
5 8 (7.84%) Subversion
6 6 (5.88%) Octopus Deploy
6 6 (5.88%) TeamCity
6 6 (5.88%) Visual Studio
7 4 (3.92%) git-flow
7 4 (3.92%) JIRA
7 4 (3.92%) Travis CI
8 3 (2.94%) CircleCI
8 3 (2.94%) Codeship
8 3 (2.94%) Vagrant
9 2 (1.96%) Android Studio
9 2 (1.96%) Gradle
9 2 (1.96%) gulp
9 2 (1.96%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (4.90%) Advertising
2 1 (0.98%) Games
2 1 (0.98%) Marketing
2 1 (0.98%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (51.96%) Developer
2 17 (16.67%) Automation Tester
2 17 (16.67%) Senior Automation Tester
2 17 (16.67%) Senior Tester
2 17 (16.67%) Tester
3 16 (15.69%) PHP Developer
4 15 (14.71%) Java Engineer
5 14 (13.73%) Java Software Engineer
5 14 (13.73%) Software Engineer
6 13 (12.75%) .NET Developer
7 10 (9.80%) Team Leader
8 9 (8.82%) Development Team Leader
8 9 (8.82%) Machine Learning Developer
9 7 (6.86%) Digital Developer
10 6 (5.88%) .NET Development Team Leader
10 6 (5.88%) .NET Team Leader
10 6 (5.88%) Agile .NET Developer
10 6 (5.88%) Agile Developer
10 6 (5.88%) Software Development Team Leader
10 6 (5.88%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (43.14%) HTML
2 43 (42.16%) CSS
3 29 (28.43%) jQuery
4 24 (23.53%) .NET
5 21 (20.59%) AngularJS
6 17 (16.67%) Gherkin
7 13 (12.75%) ASP.NET
7 13 (12.75%) CSS3
7 13 (12.75%) HTML5
7 13 (12.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 12 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (8.82%) Node.js
9 9 (8.82%) WCF
9 9 (8.82%) WinForms
9 9 (8.82%) WPF
10 7 (6.86%) .NET Framework
10 7 (6.86%) Ajax
10 7 (6.86%) JSON
10 7 (6.86%) Laravel
10 7 (6.86%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.78%) iPad
2 9 (8.82%) N-Tier
3 6 (5.88%) User Experience
4 4 (3.92%) Blog
5 2 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.96%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.96%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.98%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (0.98%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.75%) Linux
2 3 (2.94%) Android
3 2 (1.96%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (41.18%) TDD
3 35 (34.31%) Continuous Integration
4 32 (31.37%) MVC
5 30 (29.41%) OO
6 26 (25.49%) OOP
6 26 (25.49%) Open Source
7 24 (23.53%) Scrum
8 23 (22.55%) SDLC
9 22 (21.57%) DevOps
10 18 (17.65%) Automation Testing
10 18 (17.65%) BDD
10 18 (17.65%) Configuration Management
10 18 (17.65%) Front End Development
10 18 (17.65%) Test Automation
11 17 (16.67%) Automated Testing
11 17 (16.67%) Kanban
11 17 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
11 17 (16.67%) Test Scripting
12 16 (15.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 44 (43.14%) Java
2 40 (39.22%) C#
3 37 (36.27%) PHP
4 35 (34.31%) JavaScript
5 25 (24.51%) SQL
6 14 (13.73%) Python
7 9 (8.82%) VB.NET
8 6 (5.88%) Perl
9 5 (4.90%) Ruby
10 3 (2.94%) ANSI SQL
10 3 (2.94%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.96%) C
11 2 (1.96%) C++
11 2 (1.96%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.98%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.98%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (8.82%) Degree
2 2 (1.96%) DV Cleared
2 2 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.96%) QA
2 1 (0.98%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (4.90%) Docker
2 1 (0.98%) KVM
2 1 (0.98%) oVirt
2 1 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (4.90%) Puppet
2 3 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.98%) Ansible
3 1 (0.98%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.98%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (12.75%) Google
2 11 (10.78%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.78%) Sitecore
3 9 (8.82%) IBM
4 4 (3.92%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.98%) Adobe
5 1 (0.98%) Zend
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