Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
England > North West
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 229 238 272
Rank change year-on-year +9 +34 +47
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 133 129 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.07% 1.00% 0.63%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.94% 6.79% 6.29%
Number of salaries quoted 76 114 53
North West median annual salary £39,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,150 £21,400
90th Percentile £60,625 £56,250 £56,250
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 2,692 1,900 1,129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.68% 14.73% 10.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2,306 1,613 928
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -3.61% +3.75%
10th Percentile £25,500 £24,000 £22,850
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +2.04%

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 23 June 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 23 June 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 +14 92 £40,000 -20.00% 35
Cheshire -3 32 £40,000 - 8
Merseyside +5 5 £30,000 -25.00% 1
GitHub
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 80 (60.15%) JavaScript
2 69 (51.88%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (48.87%) HTML
4 61 (45.86%) CSS
5 60 (45.11%) PHP
6 59 (44.36%) SQL
6 59 (44.36%) MySQL
7 56 (42.11%) Git (software)
8 48 (36.09%) Amazon AWS
9 47 (35.34%) Linux
10 45 (33.83%) MVC
10 45 (33.83%) Continuous Integration
10 45 (33.83%) MongoDB
11 42 (31.58%) Test Automation
12 39 (29.32%) Web Services
13 38 (28.57%) jQuery
14 37 (27.82%) SQL Server
15 35 (26.32%) Java
15 35 (26.32%) Unix
16 34 (25.56%) OO
17 31 (23.31%) TDD
18 30 (22.56%) RabbitMQ
18 30 (22.56%) Laravel
18 30 (22.56%) Collaborative Working
19 29 (21.80%) REST
20 28 (21.05%) Node.js
20 28 (21.05%) Linux Command Line
20 28 (21.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 27 (20.30%) Process Improvement
21 27 (20.30%) AngularJS

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 7 (5.26%) CMS
2 5 (3.76%) Confluence
3 4 (3.01%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.26%) WordPress
5 2 (1.50%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.75%) Apache
6 1 (0.75%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.75%) nginx
6 1 (0.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (3.01%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 48 (36.09%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (18.80%) DigitalOcean
3 10 (7.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (6.02%) SaaS
5 6 (4.51%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (3.76%) IaaS
7 4 (3.01%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (3.01%) Office 365
8 3 (2.26%) Route 53
9 2 (1.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 2 (1.50%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (1.50%) Amazon Kinesis
9 2 (1.50%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (1.50%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (1.50%) AWS OpsWorks
9 2 (1.50%) CloudFront
9 2 (1.50%) Serverless
10 1 (0.75%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.26%) NAS
1 7 (5.26%) SAN
2 2 (1.50%) Internet
2 2 (1.50%) Skype
3 1 (0.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (44.36%) MySQL
2 45 (33.83%) MongoDB
3 37 (27.82%) SQL Server
4 12 (9.02%) NoSQL
5 8 (6.02%) Relational Database
6 6 (4.51%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (3.76%) Amazon Redshift
7 5 (3.76%) Datomic
7 5 (3.76%) MariaDB
8 4 (3.01%) Redis
9 3 (2.26%) Big Data
10 2 (1.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (1.50%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 56 (42.11%) Git (software)
2 25 (18.80%) PHPUnit
3 20 (15.04%) JIRA
4 17 (12.78%) Jenkins
5 12 (9.02%) JUnit
5 12 (9.02%) Subversion
6 11 (8.27%) Maven
7 10 (7.52%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (6.77%) GitLab
9 8 (6.02%) Bitbucket
9 8 (6.02%) Selenium
10 7 (5.26%) Mocha
11 6 (4.51%) Gradle
11 6 (4.51%) Jasmine
11 6 (4.51%) JMeter
12 5 (3.76%) Spock
12 5 (3.76%) Visual Studio
13 3 (2.26%) Grunt
14 2 (1.50%) CircleCI
14 2 (1.50%) gulp
General
1 16 (12.03%) Finance
2 6 (4.51%) Games
3 5 (3.76%) Automotive
4 4 (3.01%) Banking
4 4 (3.01%) Marketing
5 3 (2.26%) Retail
6 1 (0.75%) Advertising
6 1 (0.75%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 88 (66.17%) Developer
2 40 (30.08%) PHP Developer
3 25 (18.80%) MySQL Developer
3 25 (18.80%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 20 (15.04%) MongoDB Developer
5 17 (12.78%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
6 16 (12.03%) Software Developer
6 16 (12.03%) Software Engineer
7 13 (9.77%) Backend Developer
8 12 (9.02%) Java Engineer
8 12 (9.02%) Java Software Engineer
9 11 (8.27%) Senior Software Engineer
10 10 (7.52%) .NET Developer
11 9 (6.77%) C# Developer
11 9 (6.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 8 (6.02%) DevOps Engineer
13 7 (5.26%) Analyst
13 7 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
13 7 (5.26%) Senior Java Engineer
13 7 (5.26%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (48.87%) HTML
2 61 (45.86%) CSS
3 39 (29.32%) Web Services
4 38 (28.57%) jQuery
5 30 (22.56%) Laravel
5 30 (22.56%) RabbitMQ
6 29 (21.80%) REST
7 28 (21.05%) Node.js
7 28 (21.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 27 (20.30%) AngularJS
9 25 (18.80%) React
10 23 (17.29%) .NET
11 20 (15.04%) RESTful
12 13 (9.77%) Spring
13 10 (7.52%) JSON
14 9 (6.77%) CSS3
14 9 (6.77%) HTML5
15 8 (6.02%) GraphQL
16 7 (5.26%) Symfony
17 5 (3.76%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 28 (21.05%) Linux Command Line
2 8 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (4.51%) User Experience
5 5 (3.76%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.76%) Fintech
6 3 (2.26%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.75%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.75%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.75%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.75%) iPad
7 1 (0.75%) iPhone
7 1 (0.75%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.75%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 47 (35.34%) Linux
2 35 (26.32%) Unix
3 10 (7.52%) Windows
4 8 (6.02%) CentOS
5 7 (5.26%) Debian
6 5 (3.76%) Android
7 4 (3.01%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.50%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (51.88%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (33.83%) Continuous Integration
2 45 (33.83%) MVC
3 42 (31.58%) Test Automation
4 34 (25.56%) OO
5 31 (23.31%) TDD
6 30 (22.56%) Collaborative Working
7 27 (20.30%) Process Improvement
8 26 (19.55%) Dependency Injection
9 23 (17.29%) Software Engineering
10 20 (15.04%) Mentoring
11 19 (14.29%) Microservices
12 17 (12.78%) DevOps
12 17 (12.78%) Scrum
13 16 (12.03%) SOA
14 14 (10.53%) Front End Development
15 13 (9.77%) Web Development
16 12 (9.02%) BDD
17 11 (8.27%) Customer Engagement
17 11 (8.27%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 80 (60.15%) JavaScript
2 60 (45.11%) PHP
3 59 (44.36%) SQL
4 35 (26.32%) Java
5 27 (20.30%) Python
6 22 (16.54%) C#
7 19 (14.29%) Ruby
8 12 (9.02%) Perl
9 10 (7.52%) Go
10 9 (6.77%) Shell Script
11 8 (6.02%) Bash Shell
12 6 (4.51%) C
12 6 (4.51%) C++
12 6 (4.51%) Scala
12 6 (4.51%) VB.NET
13 5 (3.76%) Clojure
14 4 (3.01%) VB
15 3 (2.26%) Erlang
15 3 (2.26%) PowerShell
16 2 (1.50%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (6.02%) Degree
2 3 (2.26%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.26%) QA
3 2 (1.50%) WCAG
System Software
1 19 (14.29%) Docker
2 7 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (2.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (9.02%) Puppet
3 10 (7.52%) Ansible
4 2 (1.50%) Kibana
4 2 (1.50%) Terraform
5 1 (0.75%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 25 (18.80%) New Relic
2 7 (5.26%) Google
2 7 (5.26%) Red Hat
3 4 (3.01%) Capita
4 3 (2.26%) Atlassian
4 3 (2.26%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.26%) VMware
5 2 (1.50%) Facebook
6 1 (0.75%) Adobe
6 1 (0.75%) Zend