Period
to 25 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 25 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
England > South East
6 months to
25 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 102 190 266
Rank change year-on-year +88 +76 +17
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 586 103 283
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 3.25% 1.28% 1.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.09% 3.38% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 179 96 232
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £28,750
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £36,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% - -9.09%
75th Percentile £77,500 £66,313 £71,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £71,250 £77,500
England median annual salary £64,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +4.35%

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 the South East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 7,245 3,045 7,425
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 40.20% 37.94% 29.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5,092 2,669 6,341
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £41,250 £37,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £78,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing GitHub as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for GitHub in the South East

GitHub
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing GitHub in the South East.

Salary trend for GitHub in the South East

GitHub
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing GitHub in the South East over the 6 months to 25 October 2021.

Salary histogram for GitHub in the South East

GitHub
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub within the South East region over the 6 months to 25 October 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
Hampshire +41 358 £55,000 +10.00% 16
Thames Valley +15 132 £60,000 +14.29% 13
Buckinghamshire -4 60 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Berkshire -25 58 £60,000 - 7
Surrey -55 35 £59,500 -4.80% 5
Kent -26 17 £31,500 - 3
Oxfordshire -15 15 £80,000 +45.45% 3
East Sussex -34 10 £57,500 -11.54% 3
West Sussex - 7 £47,500 - 2
Middlesex - 2 - - 1
Home Counties - 2 £57,500 -
GitHub
England

For the 6 months to 25 October 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 South East region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 433 (73.89%) Agile Software Development
2 386 (65.87%) DevOps
3 364 (62.12%) Jenkins
4 362 (61.77%) Git (software)
5 345 (58.87%) Java
6 341 (58.19%) AWS
7 297 (50.68%) Software Engineering
8 296 (50.51%) Node.js
9 274 (46.76%) Degree
10 270 (46.08%) Finance
11 269 (45.90%) AngularJS
12 268 (45.73%) RESTful
13 262 (44.71%) Kafka
14 261 (44.54%) Microservices
14 261 (44.54%) Spring
15 260 (44.37%) Banking
16 256 (43.69%) Linux
17 254 (43.34%) CSS
17 254 (43.34%) Law
18 253 (43.17%) Ansible
19 252 (43.00%) Python
20 251 (42.83%) Computer Science
21 247 (42.15%) Digital Banking
21 247 (42.15%) Inclusion and Diversity
22 239 (40.78%) Azure
23 235 (40.10%) PostgreSQL
24 233 (39.76%) React
25 221 (37.71%) Sonatype Nexus
26 220 (37.54%) Full Stack Development
26 220 (37.54%) RabbitMQ

GitHub
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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
1 212 (36.18%) GemFire
2 193 (32.94%) Apache
3 182 (31.06%) Apache Spark
4 62 (10.58%) Elasticsearch
5 55 (9.39%) Cloud Foundry
6 14 (2.39%) Confluence
7 9 (1.54%) OpenStack
7 9 (1.54%) WordPress
8 7 (1.19%) Apache Airflow
8 7 (1.19%) IIS
9 6 (1.02%) nginx
10 5 (0.85%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.68%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.51%) SharePoint
13 1 (0.17%) CMS
13 1 (0.17%) IBM Domino
13 1 (0.17%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (0.17%) Adobe XD
1 1 (0.17%) OrCAD
1 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.85%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 341 (58.19%) AWS
2 239 (40.78%) Azure
3 137 (23.38%) Amazon Kinesis
3 137 (23.38%) GCP
4 91 (15.53%) Serverless
5 75 (12.80%) GitHub Actions
6 71 (12.12%) OpenShift
7 65 (11.09%) PaaS
8 49 (8.36%) Azure Service Bus
9 45 (7.68%) Amazon EKS
10 36 (6.14%) SaaS
11 35 (5.97%) AWS CloudFormation
12 34 (5.80%) Amazon S3
13 32 (5.46%) Amazon SQS
14 29 (4.95%) AWS Lambda
14 29 (4.95%) Azure Event Grid
14 29 (4.95%) Azure Logic Apps
15 27 (4.61%) Cloud Computing
16 26 (4.44%) IaaS
17 20 (3.41%) Azure App Service
Communications & Networking
1 43 (7.34%) HTTP
2 29 (4.95%) Calico
2 29 (4.95%) DNS
3 25 (4.27%) Firewall
4 19 (3.24%) VPN
5 12 (2.05%) TCP/IP
6 9 (1.54%) Cisco IPT
6 9 (1.54%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (1.02%) Internet
8 1 (0.17%) H.323
8 1 (0.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 235 (40.10%) PostgreSQL
2 208 (35.49%) NoSQL
3 198 (33.79%) Redis
4 182 (31.06%) Big Data
5 181 (30.89%) HBase
6 174 (29.69%) MariaDB
7 164 (27.99%) Relational Database
8 58 (9.90%) SQL Server
9 36 (6.14%) MySQL
10 33 (5.63%) MongoDB
11 32 (5.46%) Amazon RDS
12 26 (4.44%) Apache Cassandra
12 26 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 25 (4.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 14 (2.39%) SQLite
15 10 (1.71%) Data Lake
16 9 (1.54%) Hadoop
17 7 (1.19%) Amazon Athena
17 7 (1.19%) Apache Hive
17 7 (1.19%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 364 (62.12%) Jenkins
2 362 (61.77%) Git (software)
3 221 (37.71%) Sonatype Nexus
4 217 (37.03%) Cucumber
5 212 (36.18%) Gradle
5 212 (36.18%) Protractor
6 185 (31.57%) JUnit
7 183 (31.23%) Cypress.io
7 183 (31.23%) IntelliJ
7 183 (31.23%) Storybook
8 181 (30.89%) Eclipse
9 176 (30.03%) Mockito
10 135 (23.04%) Artifactory
11 85 (14.51%) SonarQube
12 50 (8.53%) JIRA
13 46 (7.85%) GitLab
14 40 (6.83%) Selenium
15 39 (6.66%) Bitbucket
16 29 (4.95%) gulp
17 26 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 270 (46.08%) Finance
2 260 (44.37%) Banking
3 254 (43.34%) Law
4 247 (42.15%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 82 (13.99%) Social Skills
6 27 (4.61%) Analytical Skills
7 26 (4.44%) Marketing
8 19 (3.24%) Organisational Skills
9 15 (2.56%) Retail
10 7 (1.19%) Financial Institution
11 6 (1.02%) Automotive
11 6 (1.02%) Influencing Skills
11 6 (1.02%) Presentation Skills
12 2 (0.34%) Legal
12 2 (0.34%) Public Sector
12 2 (0.34%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.17%) Advertising
13 1 (0.17%) Billing
13 1 (0.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 202 (34.47%) Software Engineer
2 200 (34.13%) Developer
3 98 (16.72%) Principal Engineer
4 87 (14.85%) Principal Software Engineer
5 64 (10.92%) Lead Software Engineer
6 59 (10.07%) Lead Developer
7 53 (9.04%) DevOps Engineer
8 49 (8.36%) Software Developer
9 41 (7.00%) Java Developer
10 37 (6.31%) Lead Software Developer
10 37 (6.31%) Senior Developer
11 34 (5.80%) Cloud Engineer
11 34 (5.80%) Full Stack Developer
12 24 (4.10%) Consultant
12 24 (4.10%) Senior Consultant
13 23 (3.92%) Azure Consultant
13 23 (3.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 23 (3.92%) Senior Software Engineer
14 20 (3.41%) AWS Engineer
15 17 (2.90%) Lead DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 296 (50.51%) Node.js
2 269 (45.90%) AngularJS
3 268 (45.73%) RESTful
4 262 (44.71%) Kafka
5 261 (44.54%) Spring
6 254 (43.34%) CSS
7 233 (39.76%) React
8 220 (37.54%) RabbitMQ
9 203 (34.64%) WireMock
10 202 (34.47%) JSON
11 197 (33.62%) Play Framework
12 189 (32.25%) Express
13 188 (32.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 185 (31.57%) Redux
15 183 (31.23%) Tailwind CSS
16 181 (30.89%) Spark Streaming
17 134 (22.87%) LAMP
18 130 (22.18%) LAPP Stack
19 99 (16.89%) .NET
20 77 (13.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 186 (31.74%) Linux Command Line
2 139 (23.72%) User Experience
3 104 (17.75%) Self-Motivation
4 33 (5.63%) Cloud Native
5 21 (3.58%) Public Cloud
6 16 (2.73%) Mobile App
7 11 (1.88%) Greenfield Project
7 11 (1.88%) Hybrid Cloud
7 11 (1.88%) Management Information System
8 10 (1.71%) Algorithms
8 10 (1.71%) Blog
8 10 (1.71%) Social Media
9 8 (1.37%) Virtual Team
10 7 (1.19%) Data Structures
10 7 (1.19%) Security Operations Centre
11 6 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (0.85%) Animation
12 5 (0.85%) Raspberry Pi
13 4 (0.68%) Cybercrime
13 4 (0.68%) Legacy Code
Operating Systems
1 256 (43.69%) Linux
2 189 (32.25%) Unix
3 21 (3.58%) Windows
4 19 (3.24%) VMS
5 15 (2.56%) Apple iOS
6 14 (2.39%) Android
7 10 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.85%) CentOS
9 3 (0.51%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.17%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.17%) VxWorks
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 433 (73.89%) Agile Software Development
2 386 (65.87%) DevOps
3 297 (50.68%) Software Engineering
4 261 (44.54%) Microservices
5 251 (42.83%) Computer Science
6 247 (42.15%) Digital Banking
7 220 (37.54%) Full Stack Development
8 219 (37.37%) TDD
9 191 (32.59%) Scrum
10 188 (32.08%) Validation
11 183 (31.23%) Cross-Browser Testing
12 167 (28.50%) Open Source
13 157 (26.79%) Business Continuity
14 156 (26.62%) BDD
15 145 (24.74%) OO
15 145 (24.74%) Software Testing
15 145 (24.74%) User Stories
16 141 (24.06%) High Availability
17 138 (23.55%) Clean Code
18 137 (23.38%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 345 (58.87%) Java
2 252 (43.00%) Python
3 207 (35.32%) Groovy
3 207 (35.32%) Shell Script
4 156 (26.62%) JavaScript
5 99 (16.89%) C#
6 74 (12.63%) Bash Shell
7 58 (9.90%) SQL
8 48 (8.19%) TypeScript
9 29 (4.95%) Go
10 28 (4.78%) Ruby
11 25 (4.27%) Java 8
12 24 (4.10%) PHP
13 12 (2.05%) C++
13 12 (2.05%) ES6
14 10 (1.71%) PowerShell
15 9 (1.54%) Perl
15 9 (1.54%) Scala
16 8 (1.37%) C
17 7 (1.19%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 274 (46.76%) Degree
2 205 (34.98%) OCP
2 205 (34.98%) Oracle Certification
3 35 (5.97%) Security Cleared
4 34 (5.80%) SC Cleared
5 33 (5.63%) Computer Science Degree
6 18 (3.07%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (2.56%) AWS Certification
8 9 (1.54%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 9 (1.54%) CISSP
9 6 (1.02%) TOGAF Certification
10 4 (0.68%) DBS Check
10 4 (0.68%) ISTQB
10 4 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.34%) CCSP
12 1 (0.17%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (0.17%) MCAD
12 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.95%) SLA
2 20 (3.41%) QA
3 10 (1.71%) GDPR
4 9 (1.54%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.17%) MISRA
System Software
1 211 (36.01%) Docker
2 181 (30.89%) HDFS
3 133 (22.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (5.12%) Virtual Machines
5 24 (4.10%) Active Directory
6 11 (1.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 6 (1.02%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.17%) Firmware
8 1 (0.17%) iptables
8 1 (0.17%) pfSense
8 1 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 253 (43.17%) Ansible
2 173 (29.52%) Kubernetes
3 100 (17.06%) Opscode Chef
4 82 (13.99%) Terraform
5 40 (6.83%) Puppet
6 32 (5.46%) Grafana
7 29 (4.95%) Kibana
8 4 (0.68%) Hadoop YARN
9 2 (0.34%) Consul
9 2 (0.34%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (0.34%) Graphite
9 2 (0.34%) Packer
9 2 (0.34%) Prometheus
9 2 (0.34%) Rancher
10 1 (0.17%) Active Directory Federation Services
10 1 (0.17%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.17%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 1 (0.17%) Marathon
10 1 (0.17%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 1 (0.17%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 189 (32.25%) VMware
2 183 (31.23%) Okta
3 62 (10.58%) Microsoft
4 30 (5.12%) Oracle
5 26 (4.44%) Google
6 19 (3.24%) PayPal
7 14 (2.39%) Xamarin
8 10 (1.71%) Databricks
9 8 (1.37%) Brandwatch
9 8 (1.37%) Sage
10 7 (1.19%) Red Hat
11 6 (1.02%) Intel
12 5 (0.85%) SaltStack
12 5 (0.85%) WooCommerce
13 4 (0.68%) Splunk
14 3 (0.51%) Apple
14 3 (0.51%) Zend
15 2 (0.34%) ANSYS
15 2 (0.34%) Bloomberg
15 2 (0.34%) Netlify