Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
England > North West
6 months to
14 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 119 174 228
Rank change year-on-year +55 +54 +5
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 101 181 139
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 2.10% 1.72% 1.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.45% 6.29% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 89 112 100
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +18.42% -8.43%
10th Percentile £33,500 £32,000 £25,450
90th Percentile £62,500 £80,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% +9.09% +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 1,565 2,877 2,801
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 32.46% 27.26% 23.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1,283 2,223 2,361
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £32,154 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,082 £71,250
England median annual salary £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.45% - +10.00%

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 August 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 14 August 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 +56 74 £51,000 +10.87% 9
Cheshire +25 26 £45,000 +28.57% 4
Lancashire +56 1 £32,500 +8.33%
GitHub
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 57 (56.44%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (45.54%) JavaScript
3 44 (43.56%) Microservices
4 42 (41.58%) C#
4 42 (41.58%) .NET
5 38 (37.62%) Git (software)
6 37 (36.63%) Software Engineering
7 36 (35.64%) Continuous Integration
7 36 (35.64%) DevOps
8 32 (31.68%) Jenkins
9 29 (28.71%) HTML
10 26 (25.74%) SQL
10 26 (25.74%) Docker
11 25 (24.75%) REST
11 25 (24.75%) AWS
11 25 (24.75%) NoSQL
11 25 (24.75%) Web Development
12 24 (23.76%) SOAP
13 23 (22.77%) Linux
13 23 (22.77%) PHP
14 21 (20.79%) Java
15 20 (19.80%) CSS
15 20 (19.80%) Open Source
16 19 (18.81%) React
16 19 (18.81%) Python
17 18 (17.82%) Scrum
17 18 (17.82%) .NET Framework
18 17 (16.83%) Maven
18 17 (16.83%) E-Commerce
18 17 (16.83%) Kubernetes

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 11 (10.89%) CMS
2 10 (9.90%) WordPress
3 8 (7.92%) Confluence
4 6 (5.94%) nginx
4 6 (5.94%) Umbraco
5 3 (2.97%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.98%) Apache
6 2 (1.98%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.99%) JBoss
7 1 (0.99%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (3.96%) Shopify
2 3 (2.97%) Infor M3
3 2 (1.98%) Magento
4 1 (0.99%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 25 (24.75%) AWS
2 16 (15.84%) Cloud Computing
3 15 (14.85%) Azure
4 9 (8.91%) GCP
5 5 (4.95%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (4.95%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (3.96%) Amazon S3
6 4 (3.96%) Office 365
6 4 (3.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 4 (3.96%) Yarn
7 2 (1.98%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (1.98%) Serverless
8 1 (0.99%) Amazon ECS
8 1 (0.99%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.93%) Wireless
2 6 (5.94%) Bluetooth
2 6 (5.94%) Internet
2 6 (5.94%) LTE
2 6 (5.94%) MQTT
2 6 (5.94%) TCP/IP
2 6 (5.94%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (3.96%) Firewall
3 4 (3.96%) Network Security
3 4 (3.96%) Unified Communications
3 4 (3.96%) VLAN
3 4 (3.96%) VoIP
3 4 (3.96%) VPN
4 2 (1.98%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (24.75%) NoSQL
2 15 (14.85%) MySQL
3 14 (13.86%) Relational Database
4 11 (10.89%) SQL Server
5 8 (7.92%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.96%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (3.96%) Redis
7 2 (1.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.99%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 38 (37.62%) Git (software)
2 32 (31.68%) Jenkins
3 17 (16.83%) Maven
4 16 (15.84%) JUnit
4 16 (15.84%) NUnit
5 13 (12.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 13 (12.87%) GitLab
6 11 (10.89%) JIRA
6 11 (10.89%) Selenium
7 10 (9.90%) Bitbucket
8 9 (8.91%) Sonatype Nexus
8 9 (8.91%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (8.91%) WebDriver
9 8 (7.92%) Hudson
9 8 (7.92%) Octopus Deploy
9 8 (7.92%) SonarQube
9 8 (7.92%) TeamCity
9 8 (7.92%) TestNG
10 7 (6.93%) Cucumber
11 6 (5.94%) GCC
General
1 11 (10.89%) Public Sector
2 10 (9.90%) Banking
3 8 (7.92%) Retail
4 4 (3.96%) Finance
4 4 (3.96%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.97%) Games
6 1 (0.99%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 49 (48.51%) Developer
2 20 (19.80%) PHP Developer
3 17 (16.83%) .NET Developer
4 16 (15.84%) PHP Web Developer
4 16 (15.84%) Web Developer
5 15 (14.85%) DevOps Engineer
6 12 (11.88%) Software Engineer
7 11 (10.89%) Platform Engineer
8 10 (9.90%) PHP WordPress Developer
8 10 (9.90%) WordPress Developer
9 8 (7.92%) C# Software Engineer
9 8 (7.92%) Full Stack Developer
9 8 (7.92%) Java Engineer
10 5 (4.95%) C# Developer
10 5 (4.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 5 (4.95%) Tester
11 4 (3.96%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 4 (3.96%) Junior
11 4 (3.96%) Senior Developer
11 4 (3.96%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (41.58%) .NET
2 29 (28.71%) HTML
3 25 (24.75%) REST
4 24 (23.76%) SOAP
5 20 (19.80%) CSS
6 19 (18.81%) React
7 18 (17.82%) .NET Framework
8 16 (15.84%) ASP.NET Web API
9 14 (13.86%) Entity Framework
10 13 (12.87%) Elastic Stack
11 12 (11.88%) AngularJS
11 12 (11.88%) Spring
12 11 (10.89%) JSON
13 8 (7.92%) Apache Flex
13 8 (7.92%) Hibernate
13 8 (7.92%) Java EE
13 8 (7.92%) WireMock
14 7 (6.93%) .NET Core
15 6 (5.94%) Swagger
15 6 (5.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.92%) IVR
1 8 (7.92%) User Experience
2 6 (5.94%) Internet of Things
3 4 (3.96%) Life Science
4 2 (1.98%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.98%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.99%) Arduino
5 1 (0.99%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 23 (22.77%) Linux
2 14 (13.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (12.87%) CentOS
4 12 (11.88%) Windows
5 4 (3.96%) Android
5 4 (3.96%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.99%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (56.44%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (43.56%) Microservices
3 37 (36.63%) Software Engineering
4 36 (35.64%) Continuous Integration
4 36 (35.64%) DevOps
5 25 (24.75%) Web Development
6 20 (19.80%) Open Source
7 18 (17.82%) Scrum
8 17 (16.83%) E-Commerce
9 16 (15.84%) MVC
10 15 (14.85%) Configuration Management
11 14 (13.86%) Server Management
12 13 (12.87%) IT Strategy
12 13 (12.87%) Load Balancing
12 13 (12.87%) OOP
12 13 (12.87%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
13 12 (11.88%) Continuous Delivery
13 12 (11.88%) Problem-Solving
13 12 (11.88%) Test Automation
14 11 (10.89%) Cross-Browser Development
Programming Languages
1 46 (45.54%) JavaScript
2 42 (41.58%) C#
3 26 (25.74%) SQL
4 23 (22.77%) PHP
5 21 (20.79%) Java
6 19 (18.81%) Python
7 13 (12.87%) Ruby
8 11 (10.89%) Go
9 7 (6.93%) C
9 7 (6.93%) C++
9 7 (6.93%) Embedded C
10 6 (5.94%) VB.NET
11 4 (3.96%) Bash Shell
11 4 (3.96%) PowerShell
11 4 (3.96%) VB
12 2 (1.98%) Kotlin
12 2 (1.98%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.98%) VBScript
13 1 (0.99%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.99%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (10.89%) AWS Certification
2 8 (7.92%) Degree
3 4 (3.96%) CCNA
3 4 (3.96%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.96%) MCSE
3 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (1.98%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.95%) GDPR
2 3 (2.97%) QA
3 1 (0.99%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (25.74%) Docker
2 7 (6.93%) Firmware
3 4 (3.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (16.83%) Kubernetes
1 17 (16.83%) Puppet
2 16 (15.84%) Terraform
3 13 (12.87%) Grafana
3 13 (12.87%) Graphite
3 13 (12.87%) Prometheus
4 11 (10.89%) cPanel
5 7 (6.93%) Ansible
6 2 (1.98%) Consul
6 2 (1.98%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (1.98%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.98%) Packer
Vendors
1 15 (14.85%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.91%) Oracle
3 8 (7.92%) Veracode
4 5 (4.95%) Google
5 4 (3.96%) Cisco
5 4 (3.96%) HP
5 4 (3.96%) Veeam
5 4 (3.96%) VMware
6 2 (1.98%) Zend
7 1 (0.99%) ATG
7 1 (0.99%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.99%) hybris
7 1 (0.99%) IBM
7 1 (0.99%) Pega
7 1 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.99%) SAP