Period
to 14 June 2021

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 14 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
England > North West
6 months to
14 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 195 142 181
Rank change year-on-year -53 +39 +59
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 76 104 166
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 1.12% 1.76% 1.62%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.90% 5.33% 5.92%
Number of salaries quoted 48 78 77
10th Percentile £32,125 £31,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,938 £39,000 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% +17.65% +8.97%
75th Percentile £68,750 £60,658 £52,500
90th Percentile £82,125 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £58,750
% change year-on-year +4.35% -2.13% +6.82%

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 2,623 1,953 2,803
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 38.76% 33.05% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2,234 1,590 2,175
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £37,524 £39,121 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing GitHub as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing GitHub in the North West.

Salary trend for GitHub in the North West

GitHub
Salary Histogram in the North West

Salary distribution for jobs citing GitHub in the North West over the 6 months to 14 June 2021.

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 14 June 2021. 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 -25 63 £60,000 +6.33% 27
Merseyside +1 8 - - 6
Cheshire -23 5 £45,000 +7.14% 7
GitHub
England

For the 6 months to 14 June 2021, 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 38 (50.00%) Azure
2 35 (46.05%) Docker
3 32 (42.11%) DevOps
3 32 (42.11%) Microservices
4 30 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (39.47%) Jenkins
5 29 (38.16%) Kubernetes
6 27 (35.53%) AWS
6 27 (35.53%) Git (software)
7 26 (34.21%) Terraform
8 20 (26.32%) Social Skills
8 20 (26.32%) .NET
9 19 (25.00%) C#
10 18 (23.68%) Software Engineering
10 18 (23.68%) GCP
10 18 (23.68%) Problem-Solving
11 17 (22.37%) GitLab
11 17 (22.37%) Analytics
12 16 (21.05%) React
13 15 (19.74%) Serverless
13 15 (19.74%) Java
13 15 (19.74%) JavaScript
13 15 (19.74%) SQL
13 15 (19.74%) Python
14 14 (18.42%) REST
14 14 (18.42%) SonarQube
14 14 (18.42%) .NET Core
15 13 (17.11%) AngularJS
15 13 (17.11%) Web Services
15 13 (17.11%) Microsoft

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 (10.53%) CMS
1 8 (10.53%) EPiServer
1 8 (10.53%) Sitecore CMS
1 8 (10.53%) Umbraco
2 4 (5.26%) Apache
2 4 (5.26%) Apache Spark
2 4 (5.26%) Confluence
2 4 (5.26%) IIS
3 1 (1.32%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.32%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 38 (50.00%) Azure
2 27 (35.53%) AWS
3 18 (23.68%) GCP
4 15 (19.74%) Serverless
5 8 (10.53%) OpenShift
6 7 (9.21%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (6.58%) Amazon Kinesis
7 5 (6.58%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (3.95%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (3.95%) IaaS
8 3 (3.95%) Microsoft 365
8 3 (3.95%) Miro
8 3 (3.95%) PaaS
8 3 (3.95%) Slack
9 2 (2.63%) AWS CodeDeploy
9 2 (2.63%) Cloud Run
9 2 (2.63%) Google Analytics
9 2 (2.63%) Power Platform
9 2 (2.63%) SaaS
9 2 (2.63%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.21%) DNS
1 7 (9.21%) HTTP
1 7 (9.21%) TCP/IP
2 6 (7.89%) DHCP
2 6 (7.89%) FTP
2 6 (7.89%) IPsec
3 5 (6.58%) Internet
4 2 (2.63%) AMQP
5 1 (1.32%) MPLS
5 1 (1.32%) SMTP
5 1 (1.32%) SSL
5 1 (1.32%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.16%) Big Data
2 8 (10.53%) NoSQL
2 8 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 7 (9.21%) SQL Server
4 5 (6.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (5.26%) DataStage
5 4 (5.26%) DB2
5 4 (5.26%) Hadoop
5 4 (5.26%) HBase
5 4 (5.26%) IBM InfoSphere
5 4 (5.26%) MySQL
6 2 (2.63%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.63%) Power BI
6 2 (2.63%) PowerCenter
6 2 (2.63%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (1.32%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 30 (39.47%) Jenkins
2 27 (35.53%) Git (software)
3 17 (22.37%) GitLab
4 14 (18.42%) SonarQube
5 10 (13.16%) JIRA
6 9 (11.84%) Bitbucket
7 8 (10.53%) TeamCity
8 6 (7.89%) JMeter
8 6 (7.89%) Selenium
9 4 (5.26%) Artifactory
9 4 (5.26%) IBM UrbanCode
9 4 (5.26%) Sonatype Nexus
10 3 (3.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (3.95%) Cucumber
10 3 (3.95%) Jasmine
10 3 (3.95%) Maven
10 3 (3.95%) Postman
10 3 (3.95%) Protractor
10 3 (3.95%) Travis CI
10 3 (3.95%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (26.32%) Social Skills
2 7 (9.21%) Finance
3 5 (6.58%) Retail
4 4 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.26%) Banking
4 4 (5.26%) Publishing
5 2 (2.63%) Presentation Skills
5 2 (2.63%) Public Sector
6 1 (1.32%) Law
6 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (40.79%) Developer
2 12 (15.79%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (14.47%) Senior Developer
4 10 (13.16%) Software Developer
5 9 (11.84%) Senior Software Developer
6 7 (9.21%) AWS Engineer
6 7 (9.21%) Java Developer
7 6 (7.89%) AWS DevOps
7 6 (7.89%) Azure Engineer
7 6 (7.89%) Junior
7 6 (7.89%) Site Engineer
7 6 (7.89%) Site Reliability Engineer
8 5 (6.58%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 5 (6.58%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 5 (6.58%) Development Manager
8 5 (6.58%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (6.58%) Junior Developer
8 5 (6.58%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (6.58%) Software Development Manager
9 4 (5.26%) Graduate Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (26.32%) .NET
2 16 (21.05%) React
3 14 (18.42%) .NET Core
3 14 (18.42%) REST
4 13 (17.11%) AngularJS
4 13 (17.11%) Web Services
5 11 (14.47%) Spring
6 8 (10.53%) GraphQL
6 8 (10.53%) HTML
7 7 (9.21%) CGI
7 7 (9.21%) CSS
7 7 (9.21%) Hibernate
7 7 (9.21%) JavaBeans
7 7 (9.21%) Middleware
7 7 (9.21%) Vue.js
8 6 (7.89%) Kafka
9 5 (6.58%) HTML5
9 5 (6.58%) Node.js
10 4 (5.26%) Apache Flex
10 4 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.53%) Cloud Native
2 4 (5.26%) Mainframe
2 4 (5.26%) Online Banking
3 3 (3.95%) Private Cloud
4 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.63%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.63%) User Experience
4 2 (2.63%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.32%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.79%) Windows
2 10 (13.16%) Linux
3 6 (7.89%) Unix
4 3 (3.95%) Mac OS X
5 2 (2.63%) CentOS
5 2 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (42.11%) DevOps
1 32 (42.11%) Microservices
2 30 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (23.68%) Problem-Solving
3 18 (23.68%) Software Engineering
4 17 (22.37%) Analytics
5 12 (15.79%) Open Source
5 12 (15.79%) Test Automation
6 11 (14.47%) BDD
6 11 (14.47%) Coaching
6 11 (14.47%) OO
7 10 (13.16%) Computer Science
7 10 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (13.16%) Scrum
7 10 (13.16%) SOLID
8 9 (11.84%) Data Analytics
8 9 (11.84%) SOA
8 9 (11.84%) TDD
9 8 (10.53%) Content Management
9 8 (10.53%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 19 (25.00%) C#
2 15 (19.74%) Java
2 15 (19.74%) JavaScript
2 15 (19.74%) Python
2 15 (19.74%) SQL
3 11 (14.47%) Bash Shell
4 10 (13.16%) Go
5 7 (9.21%) Java 8
5 7 (9.21%) PowerShell
6 6 (7.89%) PHP
6 6 (7.89%) TypeScript
7 2 (2.63%) C
7 2 (2.63%) Ruby
8 1 (1.32%) ES6
8 1 (1.32%) Perl
8 1 (1.32%) R
8 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (14.47%) SC Cleared
1 11 (14.47%) Security Cleared
2 10 (13.16%) Computer Science Degree
2 10 (13.16%) Degree
3 2 (2.63%) AWS Certification
3 2 (2.63%) RHCE
3 2 (2.63%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.58%) QA
2 2 (2.63%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.32%) GDPR
3 1 (1.32%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (46.05%) Docker
2 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.32%) KVM
2 1 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 29 (38.16%) Kubernetes
2 26 (34.21%) Terraform
3 9 (11.84%) Ansible
4 8 (10.53%) Grafana
4 8 (10.53%) Prometheus
5 6 (7.89%) Puppet
6 4 (5.26%) Istio
7 3 (3.95%) Jamf Pro
7 3 (3.95%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (2.63%) Consul
8 2 (2.63%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (2.63%) Graphite
8 2 (2.63%) Packer
9 1 (1.32%) Rancher
9 1 (1.32%) Salt
9 1 (1.32%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (17.11%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.53%) Sitecore
3 6 (7.89%) Google
3 6 (7.89%) IBM
3 6 (7.89%) Oracle
4 4 (5.26%) Ab Initio
4 4 (5.26%) Teradata
5 3 (3.95%) Apple
5 3 (3.95%) Atlassian
5 3 (3.95%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.63%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.63%) SaltStack
6 2 (2.63%) SAP
7 1 (1.32%) Dynatrace
7 1 (1.32%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.32%) VMware