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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
England / North West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 193 200 237
Rank change year-on-year +7 +37  
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 81 36 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.18% 0.65% 0.33%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.91% 6.45% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 70 24 20
Median salary £46,250 £42,500 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.82% +5.59%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +3.89%  

GitHub is in the cloud computing skills category. The next 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.

Cloud Computing Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1024 558 468
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 14.88% 10.07% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 858 464 386
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing GitHub as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +8 66 £51,250 +20.58% 9
Cheshire -23 9 £40,000 -33.33% 3
Lancashire +1 4 £37,500 +70.45% 1
Merseyside - 4 £40,000 - 5
GitHub
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing GitHub also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 83 (64.84%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (45.31%) C#
3 49 (38.28%) Java
4 48 (37.50%) TDD
5 47 (36.72%) Git (software)
6 46 (35.94%) JavaScript
6 46 (35.94%) HTML
7 43 (33.59%) CSS
8 40 (31.25%) .NET
8 40 (31.25%) Jenkins
9 38 (29.69%) DevOps
10 33 (25.78%) SDLC
10 33 (25.78%) MySQL
11 32 (25.00%) jQuery
12 31 (24.22%) SQL
13 30 (23.44%) Scrum
14 29 (22.66%) MVC
14 29 (22.66%) Test Automation
15 28 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
15 28 (21.88%) OO
16 27 (21.09%) SQL Server
17 26 (20.31%) PHP
18 25 (19.53%) Configuration Management
18 25 (19.53%) Selenium
18 25 (19.53%) WebDriver
18 25 (19.53%) Cucumber
18 25 (19.53%) BDD
19 24 (18.75%) Test Scripting
19 24 (18.75%) System Integration Testing
19 24 (18.75%) Gherkin

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 20 (15.63%) CMS
2 18 (14.06%) Umbraco
3 17 (13.28%) EPiServer
3 17 (13.28%) Sitecore CMS
4 8 (6.25%) Confluence
4 8 (6.25%) OpenStack
5 7 (5.47%) Apache Spark
6 6 (4.69%) Apache
7 5 (3.91%) SharePoint
8 3 (2.34%) nginx
9 2 (1.56%) Apache Solr
9 2 (1.56%) Drupal
9 2 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.56%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.56%) WordPress
10 1 (0.78%) DNN
10 1 (0.78%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (1.56%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 15 (11.72%) Magento
2 3 (2.34%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.91%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.56%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (1.56%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (1.56%) CloudFront
4 2 (1.56%) Google App Engine
4 2 (1.56%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.78%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (25.78%) MySQL
2 27 (21.09%) SQL Server
3 9 (7.03%) MongoDB
3 9 (7.03%) NoSQL
3 9 (7.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (5.47%) CouchDB
4 7 (5.47%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.34%) Apache Accumulo
6 3 (2.34%) Redis
7 2 (1.56%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 47 (36.72%) Git (software)
2 40 (31.25%) Jenkins
3 25 (19.53%) Cucumber
3 25 (19.53%) Selenium
3 25 (19.53%) WebDriver
4 15 (11.72%) Bitbucket
5 10 (7.81%) Vagrant
5 10 (7.81%) Visual Studio
6 9 (7.03%) JIRA
6 9 (7.03%) Octopus Deploy
6 9 (7.03%) TeamCity
7 8 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
8 4 (3.13%) Maven
9 3 (2.34%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.56%) Codeception
10 2 (1.56%) PHPUnit
11 1 (0.78%) GCC
11 1 (0.78%) gulp
11 1 (0.78%) PhpStorm
11 1 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (7.03%) Retail
2 8 (6.25%) Games
3 4 (3.13%) Marketing
4 2 (1.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 68 (53.13%) Developer
2 24 (18.75%) Automation Tester
2 24 (18.75%) Senior Automation Tester
2 24 (18.75%) Senior Tester
2 24 (18.75%) Tester
3 19 (14.84%) .NET Developer
4 14 (10.94%) PHP Developer
4 14 (10.94%) Software Engineer
5 10 (7.81%) Java Engineer
5 10 (7.81%) Junior
5 10 (7.81%) Junior Developer
5 10 (7.81%) Software Developer
6 9 (7.03%) .NET Development Team Leader
6 9 (7.03%) .NET Team Leader
6 9 (7.03%) Development Team Leader
6 9 (7.03%) Java Software Engineer
6 9 (7.03%) Software Development Team Leader
6 9 (7.03%) Software Team Leader
6 9 (7.03%) Team Leader
7 8 (6.25%) Machine Learning Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (35.94%) HTML
2 43 (33.59%) CSS
3 40 (31.25%) .NET
4 32 (25.00%) jQuery
5 24 (18.75%) Gherkin
6 20 (15.63%) AngularJS
7 19 (14.84%) ASP.NET
8 18 (14.06%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (10.16%) HTML5
9 13 (10.16%) JSON
9 13 (10.16%) RESTful
10 10 (7.81%) .NET Framework
10 10 (7.81%) Ajax
10 10 (7.81%) CSS3
10 10 (7.81%) Entity Framework
10 10 (7.81%) Web Services
11 9 (7.03%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 9 (7.03%) Razor View Engine
11 9 (7.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 9 (7.03%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.03%) Greenfield Project
1 9 (7.03%) N-Tier
1 9 (7.03%) User Experience
2 8 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.69%) Blog
3 6 (4.69%) iPad
4 5 (3.91%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.56%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.78%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 22 (17.19%) Linux
2 6 (4.69%) Android
2 6 (4.69%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.13%) Unix
4 2 (1.56%) CentOS
4 2 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (64.84%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (37.50%) TDD
3 38 (29.69%) DevOps
4 33 (25.78%) SDLC
5 30 (23.44%) Scrum
6 29 (22.66%) MVC
6 29 (22.66%) Test Automation
7 28 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (21.88%) OO
8 25 (19.53%) BDD
8 25 (19.53%) Configuration Management
9 24 (18.75%) Software Engineering
9 24 (18.75%) System Integration Testing
9 24 (18.75%) Test Scripting
10 21 (16.41%) Open Source
11 19 (14.84%) Web Development
12 17 (13.28%) OOP
13 14 (10.94%) E-Commerce
14 12 (9.38%) Analytics
14 12 (9.38%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 58 (45.31%) C#
2 49 (38.28%) Java
3 46 (35.94%) JavaScript
4 31 (24.22%) SQL
5 26 (20.31%) PHP
6 9 (7.03%) Python
6 9 (7.03%) VB.NET
7 8 (6.25%) Bash Shell
7 8 (6.25%) C
8 6 (4.69%) C++
9 5 (3.91%) Perl
9 5 (3.91%) Ruby
10 3 (2.34%) PHP 4
10 3 (2.34%) PHP 5
10 3 (2.34%) Scala
11 1 (0.78%) ECMAScript
11 1 (0.78%) Erlang
11 1 (0.78%) Go
11 1 (0.78%) Groovy
11 1 (0.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (14.06%) Degree
2 4 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (3.13%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.78%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.56%) GCP
2 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 14 (10.94%) Docker
2 1 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (11.72%) Puppet
2 10 (7.81%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.34%) Ansible
4 2 (1.56%) Capistrano
4 2 (1.56%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.78%) Salt
5 1 (0.78%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 18 (14.06%) Sitecore
3 9 (7.03%) Google
3 9 (7.03%) IBM
4 5 (3.91%) Zend
5 3 (2.34%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.78%) VMware
6 1 (0.78%) Xamarin
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