Period
to 1 August 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 1 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
1 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 82 52 71
Rank change year-on-year -30 +19 -
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 4 5 4
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 0.63% 1.37% 0.64%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.29% 4.95% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 4
10th Percentile " " "
25th Percentile £31,000 £31,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £34,000 £32,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.62% -31.58% -
75th Percentile £48,500 £33,750 £54,063
90th Percentile £55,400 " £54,625
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +9.09%

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 175 101 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 27.47% 27.60% 29.21%
Number of salaries quoted 120 31 97
10th Percentile £29,775 £31,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £32,500 £37,500 £34,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% - +7.14%
75th Percentile £77,500 £58,750 £51,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing GitHub as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for GitHub in Northern Ireland

GitHub
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing GitHub in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for GitHub in Northern Ireland

GitHub
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Salary distribution for jobs citing GitHub in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 1 August 2021.

Salary histogram for GitHub in Northern Ireland

GitHub
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 1 August 2021. 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
County Antrim -31 4 £34,000 +4.62% 2
GitHub
UK

For the 6 months to 1 August 2021, 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Games
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) D3.js
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (50.00%) React
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) Micro Frontends
2 1 (25.00%) SVG
2 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (25.00%) REST

GitHub
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Data Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) D3.js
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) React
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) SVG
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) Micro Frontends
2 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) SQL