Period
to 2 June 2020

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 2 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
UK > Scotland
6 months to
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 134 185 195
Rank change year-on-year +51 +10 -23
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 28 43 51
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 0.97% 0.81% 0.89%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.04% 3.32% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 21 23 40
Median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +7.32% +2.50%
10th Percentile £21,000 £33,000 £27,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,000 £65,125
UK median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +9.52% -

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 920 1,296 1,122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 31.79% 24.55% 19.56%
Number of salaries quoted 608 840 702
Median annual salary £48,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.22% - -
10th Percentile £28,375 £29,750 £29,775
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £67,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for GitHub in Scotland

GitHub
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for GitHub in Scotland

GitHub
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing GitHub in Scotland over the 6 months to 2 June 2020.

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 2 June 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
Glasgow +43 14 £25,000 -52.38% 1
Edinburgh +36 13 £65,000 +4.00%
GitHub
UK

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 Scotland region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 15 (53.57%) Docker
2 13 (46.43%) Git (software)
2 13 (46.43%) Python
3 12 (42.86%) Linux
3 12 (42.86%) DevOps
3 12 (42.86%) Jenkins
4 10 (35.71%) AWS
4 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (35.71%) Kubernetes
5 9 (32.14%) Ansible
5 9 (32.14%) Open Source
5 9 (32.14%) Test Automation
6 8 (28.57%) Azure
6 8 (28.57%) Node.js
6 8 (28.57%) Java
6 8 (28.57%) SQL
7 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 7 (25.00%) Puppet
7 7 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
8 6 (21.43%) GitLab
8 6 (21.43%) GraphQL
8 6 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (17.86%) Scrum
9 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
9 5 (17.86%) Google
9 5 (17.86%) PHP
9 5 (17.86%) C#
9 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management
9 5 (17.86%) Bash Shell
9 5 (17.86%) RESTful

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 5 (17.86%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (10.71%) Gluu
3 1 (3.57%) JBoss
3 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 10 (35.71%) AWS
2 8 (28.57%) Azure
3 5 (17.86%) Slack
4 4 (14.29%) GCP
4 4 (14.29%) Google Play
5 3 (10.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (10.71%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (10.71%) Amazon ECS
5 3 (10.71%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (10.71%) Amazon S3
5 3 (10.71%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (10.71%) AWS Fargate
5 3 (10.71%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (10.71%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) Firewall
1 3 (10.71%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (10.71%) OpenLDAP
1 3 (10.71%) OpenVPN
1 3 (10.71%) SSL
1 3 (10.71%) tcpdump
1 3 (10.71%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (14.29%) MySQL
3 3 (10.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (10.71%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (7.14%) Hadoop
4 2 (7.14%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.57%) Amazon Aurora
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (46.43%) Git (software)
2 12 (42.86%) Jenkins
3 6 (21.43%) GitLab
4 4 (14.29%) Bitbucket
5 3 (10.71%) Selenium
5 3 (10.71%) Vagrant
6 2 (7.14%) Artifactory
6 2 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (7.14%) Subversion
6 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (7.14%) Banking
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
1 2 (7.14%) Public Sector
2 1 (3.57%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Senior Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Lead Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Administrator
5 3 (10.71%) DevOps Administrator
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) .NET Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Junior
6 2 (7.14%) Junior Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Junior Software Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Python Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) Node.js
2 6 (21.43%) GraphQL
3 5 (17.86%) Elastic Stack
3 5 (17.86%) RESTful
4 4 (14.29%) .NET
4 4 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 4 (14.29%) Apollo GraphQL
4 4 (14.29%) Vue.js
5 3 (10.71%) CSS
5 3 (10.71%) HTML
5 3 (10.71%) Nightwatchjs
5 3 (10.71%) OpenID
5 3 (10.71%) Web Services
6 2 (7.14%) GatsbyJS
6 2 (7.14%) Kafka
6 2 (7.14%) React
6 2 (7.14%) REST
6 2 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (7.14%) Spring
7 1 (3.57%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Replication
2 2 (7.14%) Public Cloud
2 2 (7.14%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.57%) FMCG
3 1 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) Linux
2 4 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (10.71%) Debian
3 3 (10.71%) Ubuntu
3 3 (10.71%) Windows
4 2 (7.14%) CentOS
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) DevOps
2 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (32.14%) Open Source
3 9 (32.14%) Test Automation
4 7 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
5 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management
5 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (17.86%) Load Balancing
5 5 (17.86%) Microservices
5 5 (17.86%) Scrum
5 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
6 4 (14.29%) Acceptance Criteria
6 4 (14.29%) Analytics
6 4 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
6 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure as Code
6 4 (14.29%) Mobile Development
6 4 (14.29%) Product Backlog
6 4 (14.29%) Task Automation
6 4 (14.29%) User Stories
7 3 (10.71%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) Python
2 8 (28.57%) Java
2 8 (28.57%) SQL
3 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (17.86%) Bash Shell
4 5 (17.86%) C#
4 5 (17.86%) Go
4 5 (17.86%) PHP
5 4 (14.29%) Apple Swift
5 4 (14.29%) Objective-C
5 4 (14.29%) Ruby
6 3 (10.71%) AWK
6 3 (10.71%) sed
7 2 (7.14%) TypeScript
8 1 (3.57%) Clojure
8 1 (3.57%) ES6
8 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
8 1 (3.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 15 (53.57%) Docker
2 3 (10.71%) iptables
3 2 (7.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 10 (35.71%) Kubernetes
2 9 (32.14%) Ansible
3 7 (25.00%) Puppet
4 5 (17.86%) Packer
4 5 (17.86%) Terraform
5 3 (10.71%) Kibana
5 3 (10.71%) logstash
5 3 (10.71%) Munin
5 3 (10.71%) Nagios
5 3 (10.71%) OSSEC
6 2 (7.14%) Consul
6 2 (7.14%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (7.14%) Grafana
6 2 (7.14%) Graphite
6 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (7.14%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Google
2 3 (10.71%) Lets Encrypt
3 2 (7.14%) Hortonworks
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle
4 1 (3.57%) Pega
4 1 (3.57%) Red Hat