Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 158 193 225
Rank change year-on-year +35 +32 +1
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 67 26 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.20% 0.50% 0.34%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.43% 4.85% 5.12%
Number of salaries quoted 25 9 14
Scotland median annual salary £37,500 £39,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% -8.24% -15.00%
10th Percentile £29,850 £29,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £45,000 £71,300 £48,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,606 £50,000
% change year-on-year -0.20% +5.21% -

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 795 536 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 14.23% 10.38% 6.68%
Number of salaries quoted 532 357 261
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,200 £64,500
UK median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +1.01% +4.21%

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 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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 +15 30 £35,000 +55.56%
Glasgow -8 21 £38,750 -20.51% 1
Dundee +5 11 £38,750 -0.64% 1
West Lothian - 4 - -
GitHub
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 41 (61.19%) JavaScript
2 40 (59.70%) Java
3 39 (58.21%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (41.79%) AngularJS
5 27 (40.30%) TDD
6 25 (37.31%) Scrum
7 24 (35.82%) Git (software)
8 20 (29.85%) HTML
8 20 (29.85%) CSS
9 18 (26.87%) Spring
10 16 (23.88%) Software Engineering
10 16 (23.88%) SQL
10 16 (23.88%) Web Services
11 15 (22.39%) PHP
12 14 (20.90%) NoSQL
12 14 (20.90%) SDLC
13 13 (19.40%) Node.js
13 13 (19.40%) BDD
13 13 (19.40%) Bitbucket
13 13 (19.40%) Ajax
13 13 (19.40%) Computer Science
13 13 (19.40%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (19.40%) Amazon AWS
14 12 (17.91%) SOAP
14 12 (17.91%) XML
14 12 (17.91%) Hibernate
15 11 (16.42%) Microsoft Azure
15 11 (16.42%) Open Source
16 10 (14.93%) Drools
16 10 (14.93%) Web Development

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 (7.46%) Tomcat
2 4 (5.97%) Apache
3 3 (4.48%) nginx
4 2 (2.99%) Confluence
5 1 (1.49%) CMS
5 1 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 13 (19.40%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (16.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.48%) Slack
3 3 (4.48%) Trello
4 2 (2.99%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.99%) Amazon S3
4 2 (2.99%) CloudFront
5 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.93%) Internet
2 2 (2.99%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.90%) NoSQL
2 9 (13.43%) MongoDB
3 7 (10.45%) Redis
4 5 (7.46%) Blockchain
4 5 (7.46%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.48%) RDBMS
5 3 (4.48%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (2.99%) Big Data
6 2 (2.99%) DB2
6 2 (2.99%) KDB
6 2 (2.99%) Kdb+
6 2 (2.99%) MariaDB
6 2 (2.99%) MySQL
6 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.49%) ArangoDB
Development Applications
1 24 (35.82%) Git (software)
2 13 (19.40%) Bitbucket
3 8 (11.94%) JUnit
4 7 (10.45%) Cucumber
4 7 (10.45%) Selenium
5 5 (7.46%) JIRA
6 4 (5.97%) Grunt
6 4 (5.97%) gulp
7 3 (4.48%) Maven
8 2 (2.99%) Mercurial
8 2 (2.99%) Subversion
8 2 (2.99%) TeamCity
8 2 (2.99%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.49%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.49%) Mocha
9 1 (1.49%) Mockito
9 1 (1.49%) NetBeans
9 1 (1.49%) Sinon.JS
9 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (11.94%) Finance
2 7 (10.45%) Legal
3 6 (8.96%) Advertising
3 6 (8.96%) Games
4 3 (4.48%) Marketing
5 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 52 (77.61%) Developer
2 20 (29.85%) Java Developer
3 16 (23.88%) Software Developer
4 15 (22.39%) Software Engineer
5 10 (14.93%) Java Engineer
6 9 (13.43%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 9 (13.43%) Java Software Developer
6 9 (13.43%) ServiceNow Developer
7 8 (11.94%) Java Software Engineer
8 7 (10.45%) Test Automation Engineer
8 7 (10.45%) Test Engineer
9 6 (8.96%) Junior
9 6 (8.96%) Junior Developer
9 6 (8.96%) Junior Software Developer
9 6 (8.96%) Junior Software Engineer
10 5 (7.46%) JavaScript Developer
11 4 (5.97%) Junior Java Developer
11 4 (5.97%) Junior Java Software Developer
11 4 (5.97%) Junior Java Software Engineer
11 4 (5.97%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (41.79%) AngularJS
2 20 (29.85%) CSS
2 20 (29.85%) HTML
3 18 (26.87%) Spring
4 16 (23.88%) Web Services
5 13 (19.40%) Ajax
5 13 (19.40%) Node.js
6 12 (17.91%) Hibernate
6 12 (17.91%) SOAP
6 12 (17.91%) XML
7 10 (14.93%) Drools
7 10 (14.93%) REST
8 9 (13.43%) React
8 9 (13.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (11.94%) CSS3
9 8 (11.94%) HTML5
9 8 (11.94%) Sass
10 7 (10.45%) Behat
10 7 (10.45%) LESS
11 5 (7.46%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.40%) Computer Science
2 9 (13.43%) Internet of Things
3 4 (5.97%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.97%) User Experience
4 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.49%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.97%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.99%) Android
2 2 (2.99%) Linux
2 2 (2.99%) Unix
3 1 (1.49%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (58.21%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (40.30%) TDD
3 25 (37.31%) Scrum
4 16 (23.88%) Software Engineering
5 14 (20.90%) SDLC
6 13 (19.40%) BDD
6 13 (19.40%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (16.42%) Open Source
8 10 (14.93%) Open Source Development
8 10 (14.93%) Web Development
9 9 (13.43%) Analytics
9 9 (13.43%) ITSM
9 9 (13.43%) Mathematics
9 9 (13.43%) Mentoring
9 9 (13.43%) Presales
9 9 (13.43%) Workflow
10 8 (11.94%) Test Automation
11 7 (10.45%) Test Scripting
12 6 (8.96%) Front End Development
12 6 (8.96%) OO
Programming Languages
1 41 (61.19%) JavaScript
2 40 (59.70%) Java
3 16 (23.88%) SQL
4 15 (22.39%) PHP
5 7 (10.45%) C#
6 2 (2.99%) Apple Swift
6 2 (2.99%) F#
6 2 (2.99%) Objective-C
6 2 (2.99%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.99%) Ruby
7 1 (1.49%) C++
7 1 (1.49%) ECMAScript
7 1 (1.49%) ES6
7 1 (1.49%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (14.93%) Degree
2 8 (11.94%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 7 (10.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) Ansible
1 5 (7.46%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (7.46%) Puppet
2 1 (1.49%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 9 (13.43%) ServiceNow
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle
3 2 (2.99%) Sybase
4 1 (1.49%) Ogone
4 1 (1.49%) PayPal