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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
UK / Scotland
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 153 160
Rank change year-on-year +25 +7  
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 29 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.07% 0.31% 0.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.73% 4.00% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 6
Median salary £50,000 £30,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.66% -29.41%  
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 Scotland with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 298 225 154
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 10.98% 7.85% 4.94%
Number of salaries quoted 201 131 92
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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 3 months to 27 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
Glasgow +12 16 £50,000 +66.66%
Edinburgh +5 12 £62,500 +108.33% 3
Dundee - 1 £39,000 - 1
West Lothian - 1 £22,500 -
GitHub
UK

For the 6 months to 27 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 Scotland region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 27 (67.50%) JavaScript
2 23 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (50.00%) XML
4 19 (47.50%) SOAP
5 16 (40.00%) Java
5 16 (40.00%) AngularJS
6 15 (37.50%) OO
7 14 (35.00%) C#
8 13 (32.50%) .NET
8 13 (32.50%) Web Services
8 13 (32.50%) Relational Database
9 12 (30.00%) REST
9 12 (30.00%) CSS
9 12 (30.00%) SQL
9 12 (30.00%) HTML
10 11 (27.50%) TDD
11 10 (25.00%) MVC
11 10 (25.00%) Docker
11 10 (25.00%) Ajax
11 10 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (25.00%) Git (software)
12 9 (22.50%) Amazon AWS
12 9 (22.50%) Node.js
12 9 (22.50%) SDLC
12 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET
13 8 (20.00%) RDBMS
13 8 (20.00%) OOD
13 8 (20.00%) ITSM
13 8 (20.00%) Workflow
13 8 (20.00%) Hibernate

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 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.50%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 9 (22.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.00%) Slack
3 2 (5.00%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) HTTP
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (32.50%) Relational Database
2 8 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 7 (17.50%) DB2
3 7 (17.50%) KDB
3 7 (17.50%) Kdb+
3 7 (17.50%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.50%) ArangoDB
5 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (17.50%) Travis CI
3 4 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (10.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.50%) JIRA
General
1 2 (5.00%) German Language
2 1 (2.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 38 (95.00%) Developer
2 9 (22.50%) Senior Developer
3 8 (20.00%) ServiceNow Developer
4 7 (17.50%) Java Developer
4 7 (17.50%) Software Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (7.50%) iOS Developer
7 2 (5.00%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.00%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Lead Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Development Manager
8 1 (2.50%) Junior
8 1 (2.50%) Junior Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Software Development Manager
8 1 (2.50%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (50.00%) XML
2 19 (47.50%) SOAP
3 16 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 13 (32.50%) .NET
4 13 (32.50%) Web Services
5 12 (30.00%) CSS
5 12 (30.00%) HTML
5 12 (30.00%) REST
6 10 (25.00%) Ajax
7 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET
7 9 (22.50%) Node.js
8 8 (20.00%) Hibernate
8 8 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (17.50%) JMS
9 7 (17.50%) Spring
10 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (10.00%) JSON
11 4 (10.00%) LINQ
12 3 (7.50%) React
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Blog
2 5 (12.50%) User Experience
3 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (7.50%) Mobile App
5 2 (5.00%) Algorithms
5 2 (5.00%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Unix
2 3 (7.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.50%) Android
3 1 (2.50%) Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (37.50%) OO
3 11 (27.50%) TDD
4 10 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (25.00%) MVC
5 9 (22.50%) SDLC
6 8 (20.00%) Analytics
6 8 (20.00%) ITSM
6 8 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 8 (20.00%) OOD
6 8 (20.00%) Presales
6 8 (20.00%) Workflow
7 7 (17.50%) Web Development
8 6 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (10.00%) OOP
9 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
9 4 (10.00%) Unit Testing
10 3 (7.50%) High Availability
10 3 (7.50%) iOS Development
10 3 (7.50%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (67.50%) JavaScript
2 16 (40.00%) Java
3 14 (35.00%) C#
4 12 (30.00%) SQL
5 6 (15.00%) PowerShell
6 4 (10.00%) Objective-C
6 4 (10.00%) PHP
6 4 (10.00%) Python
7 3 (7.50%) Apple Swift
7 3 (7.50%) Perl
8 2 (5.00%) C++
9 1 (2.50%) C
9 1 (2.50%) Delphi
9 1 (2.50%) Ruby
9 1 (2.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 10 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) ServiceNow
2 7 (17.50%) Sybase
3 5 (12.50%) Twitter
4 4 (10.00%) Oracle
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
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