Period
to 24 January 2020

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 24 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
England > North West
6 months to
24 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 130 228 242
Rank change year-on-year +98 +14 +46
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 189 113 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.15% 1.07% 1.04%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.60% 4.39% 5.20%
Number of salaries quoted 157 67 90
North West median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £64,000 £70,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% -4.55%

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 2,864 2,573 2,558
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 32.64% 24.28% 20.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2,336 2,144 2,186
North West median annual salary £47,500 £49,621 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.27% +13.42% +9.38%
10th Percentile £28,250 £26,250 £24,813
90th Percentile £72,500 £76,250 £68,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +1.94%

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 24 January 2020.

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 24 January 2020. 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 +82 106 £50,000 +5.26% 23
Cheshire +52 67 £42,500 -29.17% 14
Lancashire +10 16 £37,176 -52.03% 3
GitHub
England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2020, 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.

1 102 (53.97%) JavaScript
2 94 (49.74%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (38.62%) HTML
4 70 (37.04%) Microservices
5 68 (35.98%) Java
6 67 (35.45%) TDD
7 64 (33.86%) RESTful
8 62 (32.80%) CSS
9 59 (31.22%) Git (software)
9 59 (31.22%) Docker
10 57 (30.16%) PHP
11 55 (29.10%) Jenkins
11 55 (29.10%) GitLab
12 53 (28.04%) Continuous Integration
13 52 (27.51%) OO
14 50 (26.46%) BDD
15 48 (25.40%) C#
16 46 (24.34%) AWS
17 45 (23.81%) Test Automation
17 45 (23.81%) .NET
17 45 (23.81%) React
18 44 (23.28%) REST
18 44 (23.28%) Bitbucket
19 43 (22.75%) MySQL
19 43 (22.75%) MVC
19 43 (22.75%) DevOps
20 42 (22.22%) Linux
21 41 (21.69%) OOP
21 41 (21.69%) SQL
21 41 (21.69%) Scrum

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 12 (6.35%) CMS
2 10 (5.29%) WordPress
3 9 (4.76%) Cloud Foundry
3 9 (4.76%) Drupal
4 7 (3.70%) Apache
4 7 (3.70%) nginx
5 4 (2.12%) Apache Solr
5 4 (2.12%) Confluence
5 4 (2.12%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (2.12%) IIS
6 2 (1.06%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (1.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.06%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.06%) Adobe XD
1 2 (1.06%) Photoshop
1 2 (1.06%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 9 (4.76%) Magento
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 46 (24.34%) AWS
2 19 (10.05%) Slack
3 18 (9.52%) Amazon EC2
3 18 (9.52%) Amazon S3
4 16 (8.47%) AWS Lambda
4 16 (8.47%) Azure
4 16 (8.47%) GCP
4 16 (8.47%) Serverless
5 15 (7.94%) Amazon SQS
5 15 (7.94%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 15 (7.94%) Datadog
6 6 (3.17%) Asana
6 6 (3.17%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (2.65%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (2.65%) TestFlight
8 3 (1.59%) npm
8 3 (1.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (1.06%) AdWords
10 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.17%) Bluetooth
1 6 (3.17%) Internet
1 6 (3.17%) LTE
1 6 (3.17%) MQTT
1 6 (3.17%) TCP/IP
1 6 (3.17%) Wi-Fi
1 6 (3.17%) Wireless
2 4 (2.12%) Skype
3 3 (1.59%) HTTP
3 3 (1.59%) SMS
3 3 (1.59%) SSH
4 2 (1.06%) Network Security
4 2 (1.06%) SNMP
4 2 (1.06%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (22.75%) MySQL
2 23 (12.17%) NoSQL
3 19 (10.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 19 (10.05%) MongoDB
4 18 (9.52%) Amazon RDS
5 15 (7.94%) Big Data
6 14 (7.41%) Relational Database
7 11 (5.82%) Neo4j
8 8 (4.23%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (4.23%) SQL Server
9 2 (1.06%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (0.53%) Data Lake
10 1 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 59 (31.22%) Git (software)
2 55 (29.10%) GitLab
2 55 (29.10%) Jenkins
3 44 (23.28%) Bitbucket
4 36 (19.05%) JIRA
5 34 (17.99%) Maven
5 34 (17.99%) Selenium
6 32 (16.93%) JUnit
7 30 (15.87%) NUnit
8 29 (15.34%) Cucumber
8 29 (15.34%) Team Foundation Server
8 29 (15.34%) TestNG
8 29 (15.34%) WebDriver
9 28 (14.81%) Hudson
10 15 (7.94%) Appium
11 13 (6.88%) Subversion
12 9 (4.76%) Grunt
12 9 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
13 7 (3.70%) PHPUnit
14 6 (3.17%) GCC
General
1 29 (15.34%) Finance
2 22 (11.64%) Banking
3 13 (6.88%) Marketing
4 6 (3.17%) Retail
5 5 (2.65%) Advertising
6 3 (1.59%) Games
7 2 (1.06%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 105 (55.56%) Developer
2 39 (20.63%) PHP Developer
3 33 (17.46%) Software Engineer
4 26 (13.76%) Automation Engineer
5 16 (8.47%) Senior Software Engineer
6 15 (7.94%) Python Developer
7 14 (7.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 11 (5.82%) Senior Developer
9 8 (4.23%) .NET Developer
10 7 (3.70%) Development Manager
10 7 (3.70%) Digital Development Manager
11 6 (3.17%) Firmware Developer
11 6 (3.17%) iOS Developer
11 6 (3.17%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
11 6 (3.17%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 5 (2.65%) C# .NET Developer
12 5 (2.65%) C# Developer
12 5 (2.65%) Magento Developer
13 4 (2.12%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 4 (2.12%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (38.62%) HTML
2 64 (33.86%) RESTful
3 62 (32.80%) CSS
4 45 (23.81%) .NET
4 45 (23.81%) React
5 44 (23.28%) REST
6 33 (17.46%) SOAP
7 30 (15.87%) Laravel
8 27 (14.29%) HTML5
8 27 (14.29%) Node.js
8 27 (14.29%) Spring
9 24 (12.70%) JSON
10 23 (12.17%) Spring Boot
10 23 (12.17%) XML
11 19 (10.05%) AngularJS
12 18 (9.52%) Apache Flex
12 18 (9.52%) jQuery
12 18 (9.52%) Web Services
13 17 (8.99%) React Native
14 16 (8.47%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
2 17 (8.99%) Linux Command Line
3 14 (7.41%) Mobile App
4 10 (5.29%) Cloud Native
5 7 (3.70%) User Experience
6 6 (3.17%) Internet of Things
7 5 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.65%) NHS
7 5 (2.65%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.06%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.06%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.53%) CMDB
9 1 (0.53%) Marketing Technology
Operating Systems
1 42 (22.22%) Linux
2 9 (4.76%) Apple iOS
2 9 (4.76%) Windows
3 7 (3.70%) Mac OS
4 3 (1.59%) Android
4 3 (1.59%) Unix
5 2 (1.06%) CentOS
5 2 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (49.74%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (37.04%) Microservices
3 67 (35.45%) TDD
4 53 (28.04%) Continuous Integration
5 52 (27.51%) OO
6 50 (26.46%) BDD
7 45 (23.81%) Test Automation
8 43 (22.75%) DevOps
8 43 (22.75%) MVC
9 41 (21.69%) OOP
9 41 (21.69%) Scrum
10 39 (20.63%) Software Engineering
11 38 (20.11%) Mentoring
12 24 (12.70%) Coaching
13 18 (9.52%) Multithreading
13 18 (9.52%) Web Development
14 17 (8.99%) Front End Development
14 17 (8.99%) Software Delivery
15 16 (8.47%) Digital Transformation Programme
16 15 (7.94%) API Design
Programming Languages
1 102 (53.97%) JavaScript
2 68 (35.98%) Java
3 57 (30.16%) PHP
4 48 (25.40%) C#
5 41 (21.69%) SQL
6 32 (16.93%) Shell Script
7 30 (15.87%) Python
8 18 (9.52%) VBScript
9 9 (4.76%) C
10 7 (3.70%) C++
10 7 (3.70%) Ruby
11 6 (3.17%) Apple Swift
11 6 (3.17%) Embedded C
11 6 (3.17%) Kotlin
12 3 (1.59%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.59%) Java 8
13 2 (1.06%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.06%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.53%) Perl
14 1 (0.53%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (3.70%) Degree
2 3 (1.59%) DBS Check
3 2 (1.06%) CCNA
3 2 (1.06%) CCNP
3 2 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.06%) LPIC
3 2 (1.06%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.53%) ISEB
4 1 (0.53%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.82%) QA
2 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 59 (31.22%) Docker
2 6 (3.17%) Firmware
3 1 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 26 (13.76%) Ansible
2 25 (13.23%) Terraform
3 18 (9.52%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.06%) Consul
4 2 (1.06%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (1.06%) Grafana
4 2 (1.06%) Graphite
4 2 (1.06%) Packer
4 2 (1.06%) Prometheus
4 2 (1.06%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (10.58%) Atlassian
2 16 (8.47%) Microsoft
3 11 (5.82%) Google
4 6 (3.17%) Marketo
4 6 (3.17%) Pardot
4 6 (3.17%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.59%) Kony
5 3 (1.59%) SAP
6 2 (1.06%) HP
6 2 (1.06%) Oracle
6 2 (1.06%) WooCommerce
7 1 (0.53%) Databricks
7 1 (0.53%) WorldPay