Period
to 15 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 15 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
UK > Scotland
6 months to
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 166 190 163
Rank change year-on-year +24 -27 +42
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 45 39 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.93% 0.72% 1.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.23% 3.73% 8.27%
Number of salaries quoted 20 27 24
Scotland median annual salary £48,004 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +16.88% +2.67%
10th Percentile £34,875 £27,300 £27,725
90th Percentile £68,875 £58,250 £50,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £53,875
% change year-on-year +9.09% +2.09% +2.62%

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 Scotland with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,393 1,045 762
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 28.68% 19.42% 13.92%
Number of salaries quoted 868 664 505
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,705
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +6.25% +7.93%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing GitHub as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for GitHub in Scotland

GitHub
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GitHub in Scotland.

Salary trend for GitHub in Scotland

GitHub
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GitHub in Scotland over the 6 months to 15 October 2019.

Salary histogram for GitHub in Scotland

GitHub
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 15 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
Edinburgh +14 31 £48,004 +3.79% 6
Glasgow +21 10 £55,000 +18.28% 17
Dundee -6 2 £37,500 -14.29%
Stirling - 2 £56,250 -
GitHub
UK

For the 6 months to 15 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 Scotland region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 30 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (57.78%) Jenkins
3 25 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 24 (53.33%) Java
4 24 (53.33%) Finance
4 24 (53.33%) Git (software)
5 22 (48.89%) Software Engineering
5 22 (48.89%) Problem-Solving
6 17 (37.78%) DevOps
6 17 (37.78%) Node.js
6 17 (37.78%) Scrum
6 17 (37.78%) Linux
7 16 (35.56%) Docker
8 15 (33.33%) Kubernetes
8 15 (33.33%) Open Source
8 15 (33.33%) Banking
9 14 (31.11%) .NET
10 12 (26.67%) JIRA
10 12 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
11 11 (24.44%) Microservices
11 11 (24.44%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 11 (24.44%) DevSecOps
11 11 (24.44%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (24.44%) SQL
11 11 (24.44%) OO
11 11 (24.44%) Configuration Management
12 10 (22.22%) Windows
12 10 (22.22%) Red Hat
12 10 (22.22%) Firewall
12 10 (22.22%) Python

GitHub
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 10 (22.22%) Confluence
1 10 (22.22%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.44%) Drupal
2 2 (4.44%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (2.22%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.22%) IaaS
2 9 (20.00%) AWS
2 9 (20.00%) Azure
2 9 (20.00%) SaaS
3 7 (15.56%) Trello
4 4 (8.89%) G Suite
4 4 (8.89%) PaaS
5 3 (6.67%) Amazon S3
6 2 (4.44%) GCP
6 2 (4.44%) npm
6 2 (4.44%) Slack
7 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.22%) Firewall
2 2 (4.44%) Network Security
3 1 (2.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) MySQL
2 3 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.44%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.44%) Redis
4 1 (2.22%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.22%) Big Data
4 1 (2.22%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.22%) HBase
4 1 (2.22%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 26 (57.78%) Jenkins
2 24 (53.33%) Git (software)
3 12 (26.67%) JIRA
3 12 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (22.22%) IBM UrbanCode
5 4 (8.89%) Bitbucket
5 4 (8.89%) RSpec
5 4 (8.89%) Subversion
5 4 (8.89%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (6.67%) GitLab
6 3 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (4.44%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (4.44%) Selenium
7 2 (4.44%) TeamCity
8 1 (2.22%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.22%) Maven
8 1 (2.22%) Rational Team Concert
8 1 (2.22%) SonarQube
8 1 (2.22%) Xcode
General
1 24 (53.33%) Finance
2 15 (33.33%) Banking
3 3 (6.67%) Marketing
4 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.44%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (4.44%) Retail
5 1 (2.22%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.22%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (20.00%) Developer
3 8 (17.78%) Software Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Platform Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Deployment Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Quality Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Release Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Software Manager
7 1 (2.22%) iOS Developer
7 1 (2.22%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.22%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Salesforce Developer
7 1 (2.22%) Security Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 1 (2.22%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (37.78%) Node.js
2 14 (31.11%) .NET
3 10 (22.22%) .NET Framework
4 8 (17.78%) React
4 8 (17.78%) Ruby on Rails
5 7 (15.56%) AngularJS
6 5 (11.11%) CSS
6 5 (11.11%) HTML
6 5 (11.11%) Vue.js
7 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET
7 4 (8.89%) CSS3
7 4 (8.89%) jQuery
7 4 (8.89%) Spring
7 4 (8.89%) Visualforce
8 3 (6.67%) Django
8 3 (6.67%) Middleware
8 3 (6.67%) OAuth
8 3 (6.67%) REST
8 3 (6.67%) RESTful
8 3 (6.67%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 8 (17.78%) User Experience
3 4 (8.89%) Blog
3 4 (8.89%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.22%) Animation
5 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.22%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.22%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 17 (37.78%) Linux
2 10 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (22.22%) Windows
2 10 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.22%) Android
4 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (48.89%) Problem-Solving
2 22 (48.89%) Software Engineering
3 17 (37.78%) DevOps
3 17 (37.78%) Scrum
4 15 (33.33%) Open Source
5 11 (24.44%) Configuration Management
5 11 (24.44%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (24.44%) DevSecOps
5 11 (24.44%) Microservices
5 11 (24.44%) OO
5 11 (24.44%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 10 (22.22%) Digital Banking
6 10 (22.22%) Infrastructure Automation
7 9 (20.00%) Test Automation
8 8 (17.78%) Mentoring
9 7 (15.56%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (13.33%) Refactoring
10 6 (13.33%) Release Management
10 6 (13.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 25 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 24 (53.33%) Java
3 11 (24.44%) SQL
4 10 (22.22%) Groovy
4 10 (22.22%) Python
5 8 (17.78%) Ruby
6 4 (8.89%) Apex Code
6 4 (8.89%) C#
6 4 (8.89%) PHP
6 4 (8.89%) SOQL
7 3 (6.67%) R
8 2 (4.44%) ES6
8 2 (4.44%) Perl
8 2 (4.44%) TypeScript
9 1 (2.22%) Apple Swift
9 1 (2.22%) Java 8
9 1 (2.22%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.22%) Scala
9 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) GDPR
2 2 (4.44%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 2 (4.44%) FedRAMP
2 2 (4.44%) GAMP
2 2 (4.44%) GxP
2 2 (4.44%) ISO 13485
2 2 (4.44%) QA
System Software
1 16 (35.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 10 (22.22%) Ansible
2 10 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (11.11%) Terraform
4 1 (2.22%) Puppet
4 1 (2.22%) Rancher
Vendors
1 10 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 9 (20.00%) Atlassian
3 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.89%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (6.67%) Black Duck
5 3 (6.67%) Coverity
6 2 (4.44%) Adobe
7 1 (2.22%) AppDynamics
7 1 (2.22%) CA
7 1 (2.22%) IBM
7 1 (2.22%) New Relic
7 1 (2.22%) Sonatype