Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
England > North West
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 140 250 219
Rank change year-on-year +110 -31 +71
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 210 114 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.08% 0.97% 1.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.27% 4.21% 6.51%
Number of salaries quoted 141 68 120
North West median annual salary £45,500 £40,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.75% -8.57% +20.69%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,875 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £56,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 2,888 2,706 2,366
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 28.58% 23.01% 18.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2,321 2,240 2,003
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,500 £24,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year - +5.77% +1.96%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 +72 133 £50,000 +25.00% 21
Cheshire +60 66 £40,000 -8.57% 5
Lancashire - 11 £41,852 - 4
GitHub
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 105 (50.00%) TDD
2 100 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (47.62%) JavaScript
3 99 (47.14%) HTML
4 93 (44.29%) CSS
5 85 (40.48%) RESTful
6 83 (39.52%) Git (software)
7 72 (34.29%) Microservices
8 71 (33.81%) Linux
8 71 (33.81%) OO
9 68 (32.38%) DevOps
10 67 (31.90%) AWS
11 64 (30.48%) PHP
11 64 (30.48%) GitLab
12 62 (29.52%) Java
13 61 (29.05%) Software Engineering
14 60 (28.57%) OOP
15 59 (28.10%) Continuous Integration
16 55 (26.19%) MySQL
17 54 (25.71%) Docker
18 50 (23.81%) MVC
19 45 (21.43%) Jenkins
20 44 (20.95%) JIRA
21 43 (20.48%) Mentoring
22 42 (20.00%) Python
23 41 (19.52%) Scrum
24 40 (19.05%) BDD
24 40 (19.05%) NoSQL
24 40 (19.05%) Laravel
25 39 (18.57%) HTML5

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 23 (10.95%) Cloud Foundry
2 16 (7.62%) WordPress
3 15 (7.14%) CMS
4 12 (5.71%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (4.29%) Drupal
5 9 (4.29%) IIS
6 7 (3.33%) Apache
6 7 (3.33%) nginx
7 4 (1.90%) Apache Solr
7 4 (1.90%) Confluence
8 1 (0.48%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.48%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 8 (3.81%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 67 (31.90%) AWS
2 33 (15.71%) Azure
3 32 (15.24%) Serverless
4 30 (14.29%) GCP
5 29 (13.81%) Amazon EC2
5 29 (13.81%) Amazon S3
5 29 (13.81%) AWS Lambda
6 27 (12.86%) Slack
7 23 (10.95%) Amazon SQS
7 23 (10.95%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 23 (10.95%) Datadog
8 8 (3.81%) Asana
9 6 (2.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 5 (2.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 5 (2.38%) TestFlight
11 3 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (1.43%) Heroku
12 2 (0.95%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.95%) npm
12 2 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.86%) Skype
2 5 (2.38%) DHCP
2 5 (2.38%) DNS
3 4 (1.90%) HTTP
4 3 (1.43%) Internet
5 2 (0.95%) Intranet
6 1 (0.48%) SMS
6 1 (0.48%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (26.19%) MySQL
2 40 (19.05%) NoSQL
3 32 (15.24%) MongoDB
4 27 (12.86%) Relational Database
5 24 (11.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 24 (11.43%) Amazon RDS
6 23 (10.95%) Big Data
6 23 (10.95%) Neo4j
7 10 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (2.86%) SQL Server
9 2 (0.95%) Event Store
9 2 (0.95%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.95%) Redis
10 1 (0.48%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.48%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 83 (39.52%) Git (software)
2 64 (30.48%) GitLab
3 45 (21.43%) Jenkins
4 44 (20.95%) JIRA
5 28 (13.33%) Bitbucket
6 26 (12.38%) JUnit
7 20 (9.52%) Maven
8 17 (8.10%) Selenium
9 16 (7.62%) Cucumber
9 16 (7.62%) NUnit
10 14 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
10 14 (6.67%) TestNG
10 14 (6.67%) WebDriver
11 13 (6.19%) Hudson
12 12 (5.71%) Subversion
13 11 (5.24%) Octopus Deploy
13 11 (5.24%) TeamCity
14 10 (4.76%) Jasmine
15 9 (4.29%) Sonatype Nexus
16 8 (3.81%) Mockito
General
1 28 (13.33%) Finance
2 18 (8.57%) Banking
2 18 (8.57%) Retail
3 17 (8.10%) Marketing
4 9 (4.29%) Games
5 5 (2.38%) Advertising
6 3 (1.43%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.95%) Electronics
8 1 (0.48%) Public Sector
8 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 126 (60.00%) Developer
2 43 (20.48%) PHP Developer
2 43 (20.48%) Software Engineer
3 23 (10.95%) Python Developer
4 20 (9.52%) Senior Software Engineer
5 15 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 13 (6.19%) Senior Developer
7 12 (5.71%) Automation Engineer
7 12 (5.71%) Web Developer
8 10 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
9 8 (3.81%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
9 8 (3.81%) Mobile Developer
10 7 (3.33%) C# Developer
10 7 (3.33%) Designer
10 7 (3.33%) Full Stack Web Developer
11 6 (2.86%) .NET Developer
11 6 (2.86%) Development Manager
11 6 (2.86%) Lead Developer
11 6 (2.86%) Senior DevOps
11 6 (2.86%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (47.14%) HTML
2 93 (44.29%) CSS
3 85 (40.48%) RESTful
4 40 (19.05%) Laravel
5 39 (18.57%) HTML5
5 39 (18.57%) React
6 31 (14.76%) JSON
7 30 (14.29%) XML
8 28 (13.33%) React Native
9 27 (12.86%) REST
10 25 (11.90%) Node.js
10 25 (11.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 23 (10.95%) .NET
11 23 (10.95%) SOAP
11 23 (10.95%) Spring
12 22 (10.48%) jQuery
12 22 (10.48%) Spring Boot
13 17 (8.10%) Apache Flex
14 16 (7.62%) Swagger
15 15 (7.14%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.38%) Mobile App
2 24 (11.43%) Linux Command Line
3 23 (10.95%) Cloud Native
4 19 (9.05%) User Experience
5 17 (8.10%) Greenfield Project
6 8 (3.81%) BBC
6 8 (3.81%) Kindle
7 5 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.38%) NHS
7 5 (2.38%) N-Tier
8 4 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.90%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.48%) Life Science
9 1 (0.48%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.48%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.48%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 71 (33.81%) Linux
2 14 (6.67%) Apple iOS
3 9 (4.29%) Android
4 8 (3.81%) Mac OS
5 5 (2.38%) Windows
5 5 (2.38%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.90%) CentOS
7 3 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.95%) Unix
9 1 (0.48%) Debian
9 1 (0.48%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (50.00%) TDD
2 100 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (34.29%) Microservices
4 71 (33.81%) OO
5 68 (32.38%) DevOps
6 61 (29.05%) Software Engineering
7 60 (28.57%) OOP
8 59 (28.10%) Continuous Integration
9 50 (23.81%) MVC
10 43 (20.48%) Mentoring
11 41 (19.52%) Scrum
12 40 (19.05%) BDD
13 31 (14.76%) Problem-Solving
13 31 (14.76%) Software Delivery
14 30 (14.29%) Test Automation
15 29 (13.81%) Coaching
16 24 (11.43%) Pair Programming
16 24 (11.43%) SOA
17 23 (10.95%) API Design
17 23 (10.95%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 100 (47.62%) JavaScript
2 64 (30.48%) PHP
3 62 (29.52%) Java
4 42 (20.00%) Python
5 31 (14.76%) Shell Script
5 31 (14.76%) SQL
6 25 (11.90%) C#
7 16 (7.62%) Ruby
8 13 (6.19%) Apple Swift
9 9 (4.29%) VBScript
10 7 (3.33%) Bash Shell
11 5 (2.38%) Kotlin
11 5 (2.38%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.90%) C
13 3 (1.43%) Go
13 3 (1.43%) Java 8
14 2 (0.95%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.48%) ES6
15 1 (0.48%) ES7
15 1 (0.48%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 5 (2.38%) DBS Check
1 5 (2.38%) Network+ Certification
2 4 (1.90%) Degree
3 1 (0.48%) ISEB
3 1 (0.48%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.81%) QA
2 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 54 (25.71%) Docker
2 5 (2.38%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 37 (17.62%) Ansible
2 35 (16.67%) Terraform
3 14 (6.67%) Kubernetes
4 9 (4.29%) Grafana
5 8 (3.81%) Kibana
5 8 (3.81%) Prometheus
6 4 (1.90%) Puppet
7 3 (1.43%) Consul
7 3 (1.43%) Docker Swarm
7 3 (1.43%) Graphite
7 3 (1.43%) Packer
8 2 (0.95%) logstash
9 1 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (13.81%) Microsoft
2 25 (11.90%) Atlassian
3 24 (11.43%) Google
4 8 (3.81%) Marketo
4 8 (3.81%) Pardot
4 8 (3.81%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (3.33%) New Relic
6 5 (2.38%) AppDynamics
7 3 (1.43%) Kony
8 2 (0.95%) LogicMonitor
8 2 (0.95%) Oracle
9 1 (0.48%) IBM
9 1 (0.48%) SAP
9 1 (0.48%) WorldPay
9 1 (0.48%) Zend