Period
to 26 July 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 26 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
England > South East
6 months to
26 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 119 222 291
Rank change year-on-year +103 +69 -2
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 468 141 241
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.87% 1.15% 0.91%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.11% 3.49% 3.29%
Number of salaries quoted 151 125 202
10th Percentile £36,250 £30,000 £31,250
25th Percentile £43,750 £39,750 £36,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £51,000 £50,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.84% +0.99% -8.18%
75th Percentile £75,313 £63,750 £65,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £70,750 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +9.09%

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 6,580 4,036 7,328
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 40.29% 32.96% 27.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4,923 3,537 6,290
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
75th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £80,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +3.77%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +91 314 £52,500 +5.00% 9
Thames Valley -5 96 £60,000 +11.63% 24
Berkshire -16 53 £57,500 -4.17% 10
Surrey -19 28 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Buckinghamshire -17 27 £65,000 +30.00% 10
Oxfordshire -8 16 £80,000 +113.33% 4
Kent - 16 £37,500 -
West Sussex -13 2 £65,000 +13.04% 4
East Sussex -41 2 £51,250 +46.43% 5
GitHub
England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 332 (70.94%) Agile Software Development
2 308 (65.81%) Git (software)
3 297 (63.46%) DevOps
4 293 (62.61%) Java
5 288 (61.54%) Jenkins
6 261 (55.77%) AWS
7 258 (55.13%) Finance
8 256 (54.70%) Degree
9 244 (52.14%) Banking
9 244 (52.14%) Software Engineering
10 243 (51.92%) Spring
11 242 (51.71%) Node.js
12 240 (51.28%) Law
13 234 (50.00%) Inclusion and Diversity
14 233 (49.79%) Digital Banking
14 233 (49.79%) Linux
15 232 (49.57%) Kafka
16 230 (49.15%) Computer Science
17 229 (48.93%) Ansible
17 229 (48.93%) Microservices
18 228 (48.72%) AngularJS
19 226 (48.29%) React
20 223 (47.65%) Python
21 213 (45.51%) Sonatype Nexus
22 208 (44.44%) CSS
22 208 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
23 207 (44.23%) Cucumber
24 203 (43.38%) GemFire
24 203 (43.38%) Protractor
25 200 (42.74%) RESTful

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
1 203 (43.38%) GemFire
2 181 (38.68%) Apache
3 167 (35.68%) Apache Spark
4 56 (11.97%) Elasticsearch
5 53 (11.32%) Cloud Foundry
6 13 (2.78%) WordPress
7 12 (2.56%) Confluence
8 9 (1.92%) nginx
9 7 (1.50%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.21%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.21%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.21%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (0.64%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (0.64%) Shopify
2 2 (0.43%) Magento
3 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 261 (55.77%) AWS
2 174 (37.18%) Azure
3 124 (26.50%) Amazon Kinesis
4 109 (23.29%) GCP
5 62 (13.25%) PaaS
6 50 (10.68%) OpenShift
7 41 (8.76%) Serverless
8 39 (8.33%) Azure Service Bus
9 25 (5.34%) SaaS
10 23 (4.91%) AWS CloudFormation
10 23 (4.91%) Cloud Computing
11 21 (4.49%) IaaS
12 20 (4.27%) Azure App Service
12 20 (4.27%) Azure Event Grid
13 19 (4.06%) Azure ExpressRoute
13 19 (4.06%) Azure Logic Apps
13 19 (4.06%) Azure Storage
14 18 (3.85%) Amazon S3
14 18 (3.85%) Amazon SQS
15 14 (2.99%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 29 (6.20%) Calico
2 26 (5.56%) DNS
3 25 (5.34%) Firewall
4 19 (4.06%) HTTP
4 19 (4.06%) VPN
5 13 (2.78%) Internet
6 10 (2.14%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (1.28%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.43%) Network Security
9 1 (0.21%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 208 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
2 170 (36.32%) NoSQL
3 166 (35.47%) HBase
4 165 (35.26%) Redis
5 162 (34.62%) MariaDB
6 151 (32.26%) Big Data
7 147 (31.41%) Relational Database
8 36 (7.69%) SQL Server
9 26 (5.56%) MySQL
10 22 (4.70%) MongoDB
11 21 (4.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 19 (4.06%) Apache Cassandra
13 15 (3.21%) Amazon RDS
14 9 (1.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 6 (1.28%) Blockchain
16 5 (1.07%) Apache Hive
16 5 (1.07%) Hadoop
16 5 (1.07%) OLTP
16 5 (1.07%) Power BI
17 4 (0.85%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 308 (65.81%) Git (software)
2 288 (61.54%) Jenkins
3 213 (45.51%) Sonatype Nexus
4 207 (44.23%) Cucumber
5 203 (43.38%) Protractor
6 196 (41.88%) Gradle
7 175 (37.39%) Cypress.io
7 175 (37.39%) JUnit
8 173 (36.97%) Storybook
9 166 (35.47%) Eclipse
9 166 (35.47%) IntelliJ
10 161 (34.40%) Mockito
11 123 (26.28%) Artifactory
12 73 (15.60%) SonarQube
13 43 (9.19%) Bitbucket
14 42 (8.97%) JIRA
15 37 (7.91%) GitLab
15 37 (7.91%) Selenium
16 32 (6.84%) gulp
17 22 (4.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 258 (55.13%) Finance
2 244 (52.14%) Banking
3 240 (51.28%) Law
4 234 (50.00%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 77 (16.45%) Social Skills
6 22 (4.70%) Analytical Skills
7 19 (4.06%) Organisational Skills
8 10 (2.14%) Marketing
9 9 (1.92%) Retail
10 6 (1.28%) Automotive
10 6 (1.28%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.85%) Public Sector
12 1 (0.21%) Electronics
12 1 (0.21%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 171 (36.54%) Developer
2 149 (31.84%) Software Engineer
3 80 (17.09%) Principal Engineer
4 69 (14.74%) Principal Software Engineer
5 67 (14.32%) Lead Developer
6 55 (11.75%) Lead Software Engineer
7 47 (10.04%) Software Developer
8 43 (9.19%) DevOps Engineer
9 39 (8.33%) Lead Software Developer
10 37 (7.91%) Java Developer
11 26 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
12 25 (5.34%) Cloud Engineer
13 24 (5.13%) Consultant
14 22 (4.70%) Senior Consultant
15 20 (4.27%) Senior Developer
16 19 (4.06%) Azure Consultant
17 17 (3.63%) Analyst
18 16 (3.42%) Architect
18 16 (3.42%) Backend Developer
19 15 (3.21%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 243 (51.92%) Spring
2 242 (51.71%) Node.js
3 232 (49.57%) Kafka
4 228 (48.72%) AngularJS
5 226 (48.29%) React
6 208 (44.44%) CSS
7 200 (42.74%) RESTful
8 198 (42.31%) RabbitMQ
9 190 (40.60%) WireMock
10 179 (38.25%) Express
11 177 (37.82%) Redux
12 175 (37.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 174 (37.18%) Tailwind CSS
14 169 (36.11%) JSON
15 166 (35.47%) Spark Streaming
16 164 (35.04%) Play Framework
17 120 (25.64%) LAMP
18 116 (24.79%) LAPP Stack
19 52 (11.11%) Web Services
20 51 (10.90%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 171 (36.54%) Linux Command Line
2 127 (27.14%) User Experience
3 113 (24.15%) Self-Motivation
4 22 (4.70%) Algorithms
5 19 (4.06%) Public Cloud
6 15 (3.21%) Data Structures
7 12 (2.56%) Mobile App
8 11 (2.35%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.71%) Cloud Native
10 6 (1.28%) BYOD
10 6 (1.28%) Hybrid Cloud
10 6 (1.28%) Security Operations Centre
10 6 (1.28%) Virtual Team
10 6 (1.28%) Xbox
11 5 (1.07%) Raspberry Pi
12 4 (0.85%) Cybercrime
12 4 (0.85%) Greenfield Project
13 2 (0.43%) Blog
13 2 (0.43%) Legacy Systems
13 2 (0.43%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 233 (49.79%) Linux
2 168 (35.90%) Unix
3 19 (4.06%) VMS
4 9 (1.92%) Android
5 7 (1.50%) CentOS
5 7 (1.50%) Ubuntu
5 7 (1.50%) Windows
6 6 (1.28%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 332 (70.94%) Agile Software Development
2 297 (63.46%) DevOps
3 244 (52.14%) Software Engineering
4 233 (49.79%) Digital Banking
5 230 (49.15%) Computer Science
6 229 (48.93%) Microservices
7 186 (39.74%) Scrum
8 174 (37.18%) Cross-Browser Testing
9 170 (36.32%) TDD
10 167 (35.68%) Validation
11 163 (34.83%) Open Source
12 141 (30.13%) Software Testing
13 140 (29.91%) Business Continuity
14 138 (29.49%) OO
15 128 (27.35%) BDD
16 127 (27.14%) High Availability
17 125 (26.71%) Clean Code
18 124 (26.50%) Performance Monitoring
19 112 (23.93%) Multithreaded Programming
19 112 (23.93%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 293 (62.61%) Java
2 223 (47.65%) Python
3 185 (39.53%) Shell Script
4 184 (39.32%) Groovy
5 118 (25.21%) JavaScript
6 73 (15.60%) Bash Shell
7 47 (10.04%) SQL
8 32 (6.84%) PHP
9 28 (5.98%) C#
10 26 (5.56%) TypeScript
11 25 (5.34%) ES6
12 24 (5.13%) Ruby
13 22 (4.70%) Go
14 21 (4.49%) Java 8
15 7 (1.50%) C
15 7 (1.50%) C++
16 6 (1.28%) Java 11
17 4 (0.85%) Apple Swift
17 4 (0.85%) PowerShell
17 4 (0.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 256 (54.70%) Degree
2 192 (41.03%) Oracle Certification
3 191 (40.81%) OCP
4 44 (9.40%) Computer Science Degree
5 26 (5.56%) SC Cleared
5 26 (5.56%) Security Cleared
6 13 (2.78%) AWS Certification
7 10 (2.14%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (2.14%) TOGAF Certification
8 5 (1.07%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.85%) DBS Check
9 4 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (0.64%) RHCE
10 3 (0.64%) RHCSA
11 2 (0.43%) CCSP
12 1 (0.21%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.20%) SLA
2 13 (2.78%) GDPR
3 11 (2.35%) QA
4 10 (2.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 166 (35.47%) HDFS
2 158 (33.76%) Docker
3 119 (25.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (6.62%) Virtual Machines
5 20 (4.27%) Active Directory
6 9 (1.92%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (1.07%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.21%) Firmware
8 1 (0.21%) iptables
8 1 (0.21%) pfSense
8 1 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 229 (48.93%) Ansible
2 131 (27.99%) Kubernetes
3 89 (19.02%) Opscode Chef
4 67 (14.32%) Terraform
5 38 (8.12%) Puppet
6 33 (7.05%) Grafana
7 31 (6.62%) Kibana
8 4 (0.85%) Hadoop YARN
9 3 (0.64%) Consul
9 3 (0.64%) Docker Swarm
9 3 (0.64%) Graphite
9 3 (0.64%) Packer
9 3 (0.64%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.21%) HP Fortify
10 1 (0.21%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.21%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 175 (37.39%) VMware
2 173 (36.97%) Okta
3 38 (8.12%) Microsoft
4 30 (6.41%) Oracle
5 18 (3.85%) PayPal
6 14 (2.99%) Google
7 12 (2.56%) Sage
8 7 (1.50%) Atlassian
9 6 (1.28%) WooCommerce
9 6 (1.28%) Zend
10 5 (1.07%) Splunk
11 4 (0.85%) Red Hat
12 3 (0.64%) Databricks
13 2 (0.43%) Cognizant
14 1 (0.21%) Adobe
14 1 (0.21%) Apple
14 1 (0.21%) Dynatrace
14 1 (0.21%) Salesforce.com
14 1 (0.21%) SAP
14 1 (0.21%) Veracode