Period
to 24 July 2019

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 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
England > North West
6 months to
24 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 165 226 241
Rank change year-on-year +61 +15 +39
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 184 138 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.75% 1.12% 1.06%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.32% 4.85% 6.63%
Number of salaries quoted 88 80 118
North West median annual salary £45,000 £38,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.42% -15.56% +7.78%
10th Percentile £32,500 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,250 £60,125 £56,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +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 2,913 2,844 2,095
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 27.68% 23.03% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2,233 2,408 1,782
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% 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 24 July 2019.

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 July 2019. 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 +41 137 £45,000 +12.50% 28
Cheshire +54 45 £35,000 - 14
Lancashire - 2 £35,000 - 3
GitHub
England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2019, 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.

1 109 (59.24%) Amazon AWS
2 105 (57.07%) DevOps
3 96 (52.17%) HTML
4 95 (51.63%) CSS
5 89 (48.37%) Git (software)
6 87 (47.28%) TDD
7 83 (45.11%) Linux
8 78 (42.39%) Software Engineering
9 75 (40.76%) MySQL
10 72 (39.13%) OO
11 70 (38.04%) RESTful
11 70 (38.04%) Microsoft Azure
12 68 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
13 64 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
14 60 (32.61%) JavaScript
15 58 (31.52%) MongoDB
15 58 (31.52%) NoSQL
16 57 (30.98%) HTML5
17 55 (29.89%) Microservices
18 54 (29.35%) OOP
19 52 (28.26%) GitLab
19 52 (28.26%) Docker
20 50 (27.17%) Google Cloud Platform
20 50 (27.17%) Problem-Solving
21 48 (26.09%) Microsoft
22 47 (25.54%) Software Delivery
22 47 (25.54%) Jenkins
23 45 (24.46%) Relational Database
23 45 (24.46%) Google
24 44 (23.91%) Mobile App

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 41 (22.28%) Cloud Foundry
2 13 (7.07%) WordPress
3 8 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (2.72%) CMS
4 5 (2.72%) IIS
5 3 (1.63%) Drupal
5 3 (1.63%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.09%) Confluence
7 1 (0.54%) Apache
7 1 (0.54%) nginx
7 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 7 (3.80%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 109 (59.24%) Amazon AWS
2 70 (38.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 50 (27.17%) Google Cloud Platform
4 38 (20.65%) Serverless
5 34 (18.48%) Amazon S3
6 33 (17.93%) Amazon EC2
6 33 (17.93%) AWS Lambda
7 28 (15.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 28 (15.22%) Datadog
7 28 (15.22%) Slack
8 18 (9.78%) Amazon SQS
9 9 (4.89%) Heroku
10 5 (2.72%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 5 (2.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 4 (2.17%) npm
12 2 (1.09%) Asana
12 2 (1.09%) Azure Stack
12 2 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (0.54%) Google Analytics
13 1 (0.54%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.72%) DHCP
1 5 (2.72%) DNS
1 5 (2.72%) Internet
2 2 (1.09%) Intranet
2 2 (1.09%) Skype
3 1 (0.54%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.54%) HTTP
3 1 (0.54%) Profibus
3 1 (0.54%) RS-232
3 1 (0.54%) RS-485
3 1 (0.54%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (40.76%) MySQL
2 58 (31.52%) MongoDB
2 58 (31.52%) NoSQL
3 45 (24.46%) Relational Database
4 40 (21.74%) Neo4j
5 28 (15.22%) Amazon RDS
5 28 (15.22%) Big Data
6 19 (10.33%) SQL Server
7 18 (9.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 11 (5.98%) MariaDB
9 8 (4.35%) Redis
10 7 (3.80%) Amazon Redshift
11 4 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (1.09%) Event Store
12 2 (1.09%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.54%) CouchDB
13 1 (0.54%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 89 (48.37%) Git (software)
2 52 (28.26%) GitLab
3 47 (25.54%) Jenkins
4 19 (10.33%) JIRA
5 11 (5.98%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (5.43%) Jasmine
7 9 (4.89%) JUnit
7 9 (4.89%) TeamCity
8 8 (4.35%) Mockito
9 7 (3.80%) Octopus Deploy
10 6 (3.26%) Bitbucket
10 6 (3.26%) Subversion
10 6 (3.26%) Vagrant
11 5 (2.72%) Artifactory
11 5 (2.72%) Sonatype Nexus
12 4 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (2.17%) Grunt
13 3 (1.63%) Gerrit
13 3 (1.63%) GoCD
13 3 (1.63%) Robot Framework
General
1 36 (19.57%) Retail
2 16 (8.70%) Finance
3 9 (4.89%) Marketing
4 8 (4.35%) Games
5 4 (2.17%) Banking
5 4 (2.17%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.09%) Electronics
7 1 (0.54%) Publishing
7 1 (0.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 105 (57.07%) Developer
2 50 (27.17%) Software Engineer
3 24 (13.04%) PHP Developer
4 23 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
5 22 (11.96%) DevOps Engineer
6 18 (9.78%) Python Developer
7 12 (6.52%) Web Developer
8 11 (5.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 10 (5.43%) Full Stack Developer
10 9 (4.89%) Senior Developer
10 9 (4.89%) Senior DevOps
10 9 (4.89%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 8 (4.35%) Mobile Developer
12 6 (3.26%) C# Software Engineer
12 6 (3.26%) Designer
12 6 (3.26%) JavaScript Developer
12 6 (3.26%) Node.js Developer
12 6 (3.26%) UI Developer
12 6 (3.26%) Web Designer
13 5 (2.72%) Full Stack Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (52.17%) HTML
2 95 (51.63%) CSS
3 70 (38.04%) RESTful
4 57 (30.98%) HTML5
5 42 (22.83%) React Native
6 35 (19.02%) Laravel
7 26 (14.13%) React
8 23 (12.50%) jQuery
9 21 (11.41%) REST
10 20 (10.87%) JSON
10 20 (10.87%) Node.js
10 20 (10.87%) XML
11 19 (10.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 17 (9.24%) Web Services
13 14 (7.61%) Vue.js
14 13 (7.07%) AngularJS
14 13 (7.07%) CSS3
15 11 (5.98%) .NET
16 10 (5.43%) SOAP
17 7 (3.80%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (23.91%) Mobile App
2 40 (21.74%) Cloud Native
3 36 (19.57%) Linux Command Line
4 17 (9.24%) User Experience
5 11 (5.98%) Greenfield Project
6 9 (4.89%) BBC
7 8 (4.35%) Kindle
8 5 (2.72%) Public Cloud
9 4 (2.17%) Life Science
9 4 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (1.63%) Smartphone
10 3 (1.63%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.54%) Analytical Mindset
11 1 (0.54%) Animation
11 1 (0.54%) CPLD
11 1 (0.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 1 (0.54%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.54%) Verilog
11 1 (0.54%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 83 (45.11%) Linux
2 18 (9.78%) Windows
3 13 (7.07%) Windows Server
4 9 (4.89%) Android
4 9 (4.89%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.09%) CentOS
5 2 (1.09%) Mac OS
5 2 (1.09%) Unix
6 1 (0.54%) Debian
6 1 (0.54%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (57.07%) DevOps
2 87 (47.28%) TDD
3 78 (42.39%) Software Engineering
4 72 (39.13%) OO
5 68 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
6 64 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
7 55 (29.89%) Microservices
8 54 (29.35%) OOP
9 50 (27.17%) Problem-Solving
10 47 (25.54%) Software Delivery
11 40 (21.74%) Pair Programming
11 40 (21.74%) SOA
12 33 (17.93%) Mentoring
13 28 (15.22%) Multithreading
14 27 (14.67%) Coaching
14 27 (14.67%) Scrum
15 24 (13.04%) MVC
16 23 (12.50%) Kanban
17 19 (10.33%) Test Automation
18 18 (9.78%) API Design
Programming Languages
1 60 (32.61%) JavaScript
2 36 (19.57%) PHP
3 30 (16.30%) Python
4 28 (15.22%) Shell Script
5 27 (14.67%) Java
5 27 (14.67%) SQL
6 17 (9.24%) Bash Shell
7 16 (8.70%) PowerShell
8 13 (7.07%) C#
9 11 (5.98%) Ruby
10 8 (4.35%) Apple Swift
11 7 (3.80%) ES6
12 5 (2.72%) Go
13 2 (1.09%) C
13 2 (1.09%) ES7
14 1 (0.54%) Assembly Language
14 1 (0.54%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.54%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.54%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (5.98%) Degree
2 5 (2.72%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (2.72%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (1.09%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.09%) QA
2 1 (0.54%) IEC 61508
2 1 (0.54%) MISRA
2 1 (0.54%) MISRA C
System Software
1 52 (28.26%) Docker
2 8 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.72%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.63%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.54%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 41 (22.28%) Ansible
1 41 (22.28%) Terraform
2 16 (8.70%) Puppet
3 12 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (5.43%) Kibana
4 10 (5.43%) Kubernetes
5 9 (4.89%) Grafana
6 6 (3.26%) Prometheus
7 4 (2.17%) Consul
7 4 (2.17%) Packer
8 2 (1.09%) logstash
9 1 (0.54%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.54%) Graphite
Vendors
1 48 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 45 (24.46%) Google
3 21 (11.41%) Atlassian
4 9 (4.89%) VMware
5 7 (3.80%) New Relic
6 5 (2.72%) AppDynamics
7 3 (1.63%) NetApp
7 3 (1.63%) Zend
8 2 (1.09%) Facebook
8 2 (1.09%) LogicMonitor
8 2 (1.09%) Marketo
8 2 (1.09%) Oracle
8 2 (1.09%) Pardot
8 2 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.54%) Instagram
9 1 (0.54%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.54%) Spotify
9 1 (0.54%) Twitter
9 1 (0.54%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.54%) YouTube