Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
England > North West
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 245 220 290
Rank change year-on-year -25 +70 +27
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 114 154 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.97% 1.20% 0.56%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.44% 6.85% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 68 120 48
North West median annual salary £40,000 £43,750 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.57% +20.69% -3.33%
10th Percentile £25,875 £27,500 £19,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £56,250 £59,375
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +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 2,566 2,247 1,310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.82% 17.57% 10.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2,115 1,893 1,108
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £25,100 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +2.94% +7.37%

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 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 17 October 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 -26 79 £40,000 -20.00% 23
Cheshire +40 34 £43,750 +9.38% 5
Merseyside -12 1 £27,500 -32.10% 3
GitHub
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 79 (69.30%) JavaScript
2 73 (64.04%) HTML
3 71 (62.28%) CSS
4 67 (58.77%) Amazon AWS
5 65 (57.02%) Agile Software Development
6 59 (51.75%) Git (software)
7 54 (47.37%) Continuous Integration
8 53 (46.49%) MySQL
9 52 (45.61%) SQL
10 49 (42.98%) PHP
11 48 (42.11%) Linux
12 43 (37.72%) MongoDB
13 39 (34.21%) OO
14 36 (31.58%) SQL Server
14 36 (31.58%) jQuery
15 34 (29.82%) MVC
15 34 (29.82%) Open Source
16 33 (28.95%) REST
17 32 (28.07%) Test Automation
17 32 (28.07%) Java
17 32 (28.07%) React
18 31 (27.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 30 (26.32%) Web Services
20 29 (25.44%) Unix
20 29 (25.44%) Node.js
21 28 (24.56%) DevOps
22 27 (23.68%) API Integration
23 26 (22.81%) Laravel
23 26 (22.81%) MariaDB
23 26 (22.81%) Python

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 (9.65%) nginx
2 7 (6.14%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (3.51%) WordPress
4 2 (1.75%) CMS
5 1 (0.88%) Apache
5 1 (0.88%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.88%) Drupal
5 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (2.63%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (1.75%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 67 (58.77%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (21.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (7.02%) DigitalOcean
4 3 (2.63%) OpenShift
5 2 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.88%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.88%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.88%) Firebase
6 1 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.88%) Google Play
6 1 (0.88%) Route 53
6 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.39%) NAS
1 5 (4.39%) SAN
1 5 (4.39%) Skype
2 1 (0.88%) HTTP
2 1 (0.88%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (46.49%) MySQL
2 43 (37.72%) MongoDB
3 36 (31.58%) SQL Server
4 26 (22.81%) MariaDB
5 24 (21.05%) NoSQL
6 10 (8.77%) Amazon Redshift
7 7 (6.14%) Neo4j
7 7 (6.14%) Relational Database
8 6 (5.26%) Redis
9 2 (1.75%) Amazon Aurora
9 2 (1.75%) Datomic
10 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.88%) InfluxDB
10 1 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 59 (51.75%) Git (software)
2 23 (20.18%) GitLab
3 21 (18.42%) Jenkins
4 18 (15.79%) PHPUnit
5 13 (11.40%) Subversion
6 12 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (4.39%) JIRA
8 3 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (2.63%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.63%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.75%) Ant
9 2 (1.75%) JUnit
9 2 (1.75%) Maven
9 2 (1.75%) Selenium
9 2 (1.75%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.88%) git-flow
10 1 (0.88%) Gradle
10 1 (0.88%) gulp
10 1 (0.88%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (0.88%) PostCSS
General
1 17 (14.91%) Finance
2 3 (2.63%) Banking
2 3 (2.63%) Marketing
3 2 (1.75%) Games
3 2 (1.75%) Retail
4 1 (0.88%) Advertising
4 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.88%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.88%) Law
4 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.88%) Music Industry
4 1 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 75 (65.79%) Developer
2 35 (30.70%) PHP Developer
3 18 (15.79%) Backend Developer
4 17 (14.91%) DevOps Engineer
5 15 (13.16%) Java Developer
6 12 (10.53%) Software Engineer
7 10 (8.77%) C# Software Engineer
7 10 (8.77%) Support Engineer
7 10 (8.77%) Web Developer
8 9 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (7.89%) Infrastructure Support
8 9 (7.89%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 8 (7.02%) Full Stack Developer
9 8 (7.02%) Junior
9 8 (7.02%) Junior Backend Developer
9 8 (7.02%) Junior Developer
9 8 (7.02%) Junior PHP Web Developer
9 8 (7.02%) Junior Web Developer
9 8 (7.02%) MySQL Developer
9 8 (7.02%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (64.04%) HTML
2 71 (62.28%) CSS
3 36 (31.58%) jQuery
4 33 (28.95%) REST
5 32 (28.07%) React
6 31 (27.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 30 (26.32%) Web Services
8 29 (25.44%) Node.js
9 26 (22.81%) Laravel
10 20 (17.54%) RESTful
11 19 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
12 18 (15.79%) CSS3
12 18 (15.79%) HTML5
13 17 (14.91%) .NET
14 11 (9.65%) Vue.js
15 10 (8.77%) NancyFx
16 9 (7.89%) NSQ
17 8 (7.02%) AngularJS
18 6 (5.26%) Ajax
19 5 (4.39%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (3.51%) User Experience
3 3 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.63%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.75%) Fintech
4 2 (1.75%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (1.75%) Taxonomies
5 1 (0.88%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.88%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.88%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.88%) iPad
5 1 (0.88%) iPhone
5 1 (0.88%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.88%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 48 (42.11%) Linux
2 29 (25.44%) Unix
3 12 (10.53%) Windows
4 9 (7.89%) Windows Server
5 8 (7.02%) CentOS
6 6 (5.26%) Android
7 5 (4.39%) Apple iOS
7 5 (4.39%) Debian
8 3 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (57.02%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (47.37%) Continuous Integration
3 39 (34.21%) OO
4 34 (29.82%) MVC
4 34 (29.82%) Open Source
5 32 (28.07%) Test Automation
6 28 (24.56%) DevOps
7 27 (23.68%) API Integration
8 23 (20.18%) Microservices
8 23 (20.18%) OOP
8 23 (20.18%) TDD
9 21 (18.42%) Mentoring
10 20 (17.54%) Dependency Injection
11 19 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
12 18 (15.79%) Collaborative Working
12 18 (15.79%) Process Improvement
12 18 (15.79%) Task Automation
13 17 (14.91%) SOA
13 17 (14.91%) Software Engineering
14 16 (14.04%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 79 (69.30%) JavaScript
2 52 (45.61%) SQL
3 49 (42.98%) PHP
4 32 (28.07%) Java
5 26 (22.81%) Python
6 18 (15.79%) C#
7 17 (14.91%) Ruby
8 12 (10.53%) Bash Shell
9 11 (9.65%) PowerShell
10 8 (7.02%) Perl
11 5 (4.39%) Shell Script
12 3 (2.63%) C
12 3 (2.63%) C++
12 3 (2.63%) Go
13 2 (1.75%) Clojure
13 2 (1.75%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.75%) Scala
13 2 (1.75%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.75%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.88%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (2.63%) Degree
2 2 (1.75%) AWS Certification
2 2 (1.75%) RHCE
2 2 (1.75%) RHCSA
3 1 (0.88%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.75%) WCAG
3 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 16 (14.04%) Virtual Machines
2 10 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 23 (20.18%) Puppet
2 21 (18.42%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (12.28%) Ansible
4 4 (3.51%) Kubernetes
5 3 (2.63%) Grafana
5 3 (2.63%) Prometheus
5 3 (2.63%) Terraform
6 2 (1.75%) Consul
6 2 (1.75%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (1.75%) Graphite
6 2 (1.75%) Packer
7 1 (0.88%) Kibana
Vendors
1 18 (15.79%) New Relic
2 13 (11.40%) Google
3 10 (8.77%) Atlassian
3 10 (8.77%) VMware
4 9 (7.89%) Microsoft
5 7 (6.14%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.51%) Oracle
7 2 (1.75%) Adobe
7 2 (1.75%) Facebook
7 2 (1.75%) Hyperion
7 2 (1.75%) Talend
8 1 (0.88%) Splunk