Period
to 13 April 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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
England > South East
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 206 223 298
Rank change year-on-year +17 +75 -25
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 166 250 234
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.33% 1.21% 0.88%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.37% 3.88% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 123 201 181
10th Percentile £32,750 £31,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £54,000
Median % change year-on-year - -2.78% +13.68%
75th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% - +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 the South East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 4,919 6,442 6,672
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 39.52% 31.24% 25.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4,116 5,586 5,671
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,500 £27,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,500 £51,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.88% +3.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £80,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

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 13 April 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 13 April 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 +34 61 £50,000 - 17
Thames Valley +46 55 £55,000 -6.38% 26
Berkshire +28 39 £53,750 -21.82% 17
Surrey +16 30 £65,000 +18.18% 5
Kent +20 13 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Oxfordshire +34 10 £47,500 +26.67% 3
Buckinghamshire +29 6 £63,750 +27.50% 6
West Sussex +15 4 £36,250 -44.23% 5
East Sussex +4 3 £52,500 +31.25% 1
GitHub
England

For the 6 months to 13 April 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 85 (51.20%) JavaScript
2 83 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (48.19%) Git (software)
4 63 (37.95%) Python
5 59 (35.54%) Docker
6 57 (34.34%) AWS
7 53 (31.93%) Azure
7 53 (31.93%) DevOps
7 53 (31.93%) React
8 52 (31.33%) Scrum
9 49 (29.52%) Java
10 46 (27.71%) Linux
10 46 (27.71%) Kubernetes
11 44 (26.51%) Software Engineering
12 43 (25.90%) Node.js
13 42 (25.30%) Jenkins
13 42 (25.30%) CSS
14 41 (24.70%) AngularJS
15 40 (24.10%) Microservices
16 39 (23.49%) Front End Development
16 39 (23.49%) HTML
17 38 (22.89%) Degree
17 38 (22.89%) Computer Science
18 35 (21.08%) SQL
19 32 (19.28%) Finance
20 31 (18.67%) TDD
21 30 (18.07%) Spring
21 30 (18.07%) Self-Motivation
22 29 (17.47%) Bash Shell
23 27 (16.27%) Ansible

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 26 (15.66%) Apache
2 22 (13.25%) GemFire
3 15 (9.04%) Elasticsearch
4 14 (8.43%) Apache Spark
5 13 (7.83%) WordPress
6 7 (4.22%) Cloud Foundry
6 7 (4.22%) CMS
7 6 (3.61%) nginx
8 5 (3.01%) Confluence
9 3 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.81%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.81%) Tomcat
10 2 (1.20%) Drupal
10 2 (1.20%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.60%) DNN
11 1 (0.60%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (2.41%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.41%) Magento
2 3 (1.81%) Shopify
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.60%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 57 (34.34%) AWS
2 53 (31.93%) Azure
3 25 (15.06%) SaaS
4 24 (14.46%) GCP
5 15 (9.04%) PaaS
6 14 (8.43%) Firebase
6 14 (8.43%) Google App Engine
7 11 (6.63%) Serverless
8 10 (6.02%) Logic Apps
8 10 (6.02%) Slack
9 7 (4.22%) Azure Active Directory
9 7 (4.22%) IaaS
10 6 (3.61%) Asana
11 5 (3.01%) Amazon Kinesis
11 5 (3.01%) Amazon SQS
11 5 (3.01%) AWS CloudFormation
11 5 (3.01%) Azure Functions
11 5 (3.01%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (3.01%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 5 (3.01%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.61%) DNS
2 5 (3.01%) Calico
2 5 (3.01%) Firewall
3 4 (2.41%) Internet
4 3 (1.81%) IPv4
4 3 (1.81%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.81%) VLAN
5 2 (1.20%) Network Security
5 2 (1.20%) VPN
6 1 (0.60%) AMQP
6 1 (0.60%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.60%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (14.46%) PostgreSQL
2 20 (12.05%) MySQL
2 20 (12.05%) NoSQL
2 20 (12.05%) SQL Server
3 18 (10.84%) Redis
3 18 (10.84%) Relational Database
4 16 (9.64%) MariaDB
5 13 (7.83%) Big Data
5 13 (7.83%) HBase
6 10 (6.02%) MongoDB
7 6 (3.61%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (3.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (3.01%) Cosmos DB
9 3 (1.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (1.20%) Tableau
11 1 (0.60%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.60%) QlikView
11 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 80 (48.19%) Git (software)
2 42 (25.30%) Jenkins
3 24 (14.46%) Cucumber
4 23 (13.86%) Sonatype Nexus
5 22 (13.25%) Protractor
6 19 (11.45%) Cypress.io
6 19 (11.45%) Gradle
7 18 (10.84%) JUnit
8 16 (9.64%) Storybook
9 15 (9.04%) JIRA
10 13 (7.83%) Eclipse
10 13 (7.83%) IntelliJ
10 13 (7.83%) Mockito
11 12 (7.23%) Bitbucket
12 10 (6.02%) gulp
13 9 (5.42%) GitLab
14 7 (4.22%) Selenium
15 6 (3.61%) SonarQube
16 5 (3.01%) Artifactory
16 5 (3.01%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (19.28%) Finance
2 25 (15.06%) Law
3 24 (14.46%) Banking
4 18 (10.84%) Marketing
4 18 (10.84%) Public Sector
5 14 (8.43%) Games
6 4 (2.41%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 92 (55.42%) Developer
2 21 (12.65%) Lead Developer
2 21 (12.65%) Python Developer
3 19 (11.45%) DevOps Engineer
4 17 (10.24%) Analyst
5 16 (9.64%) React Developer
6 14 (8.43%) Programmer
7 13 (7.83%) Software Engineer
8 12 (7.23%) Analyst Developer
8 12 (7.23%) Analyst Programmer
8 12 (7.23%) Architect
8 12 (7.23%) Developer Analyst
9 11 (6.63%) WordPress Developer
10 10 (6.02%) Full Stack Developer
10 10 (6.02%) JavaScript Developer
10 10 (6.02%) Senior Developer
10 10 (6.02%) Software Developer
11 9 (5.42%) Azure Engineer
11 9 (5.42%) Consultant
11 9 (5.42%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (31.93%) React
2 43 (25.90%) Node.js
3 42 (25.30%) CSS
4 41 (24.70%) AngularJS
5 39 (23.49%) HTML
6 30 (18.07%) Spring
7 27 (16.27%) Kafka
8 25 (15.06%) Flask
9 24 (14.46%) RESTful
10 20 (12.05%) Express
10 20 (12.05%) RabbitMQ
11 19 (11.45%) Redux
12 18 (10.84%) jQuery
12 18 (10.84%) JSON
12 18 (10.84%) SOAP
12 18 (10.84%) WireMock
13 17 (10.24%) Tailwind CSS
13 17 (10.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 16 (9.64%) REST
15 14 (8.43%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 30 (18.07%) Self-Motivation
2 19 (11.45%) User Experience
3 13 (7.83%) Linux Command Line
4 10 (6.02%) Algorithms
5 9 (5.42%) Data Structures
6 8 (4.82%) Public Cloud
7 7 (4.22%) Mobile App
8 6 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (3.61%) Xbox
9 4 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (2.41%) Life Science
9 4 (2.41%) Renewable Energy
10 3 (1.81%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (1.20%) Cloud Native
12 1 (0.60%) Analytical Mindset
12 1 (0.60%) Augmented Reality
12 1 (0.60%) BYOD
12 1 (0.60%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 46 (27.71%) Linux
2 13 (7.83%) Unix
3 7 (4.22%) Windows
4 5 (3.01%) Ubuntu
5 4 (2.41%) Android
5 4 (2.41%) CentOS
6 3 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.81%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.20%) VMS
8 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.60%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (31.93%) DevOps
3 52 (31.33%) Scrum
4 44 (26.51%) Software Engineering
5 40 (24.10%) Microservices
6 39 (23.49%) Front End Development
7 38 (22.89%) Computer Science
8 31 (18.67%) TDD
9 26 (15.66%) Continuous Integration
9 26 (15.66%) Kanban
10 25 (15.06%) Software Testing
11 24 (14.46%) Digital Banking
11 24 (14.46%) Problem-Solving
12 23 (13.86%) Open Source
13 21 (12.65%) Software Architecture
14 19 (11.45%) Project Management
15 18 (10.84%) User Stories
16 17 (10.24%) Cross-Browser Testing
17 15 (9.04%) OO
18 14 (8.43%) Co-Creation
Programming Languages
1 85 (51.20%) JavaScript
2 63 (37.95%) Python
3 49 (29.52%) Java
4 35 (21.08%) SQL
5 29 (17.47%) Bash Shell
6 22 (13.25%) PHP
7 19 (11.45%) ES6
8 15 (9.04%) Groovy
8 15 (9.04%) Shell Script
9 12 (7.23%) Ruby
10 10 (6.02%) C#
10 10 (6.02%) Go
11 9 (5.42%) TypeScript
12 8 (4.82%) PowerShell
13 5 (3.01%) Apex Code
13 5 (3.01%) SOQL
14 3 (1.81%) C++
14 3 (1.81%) T-SQL
15 2 (1.20%) Kotlin
16 1 (0.60%) Scala
Qualifications
1 38 (22.89%) Degree
2 19 (11.45%) Oracle Certification
3 18 (10.84%) OCP
4 16 (9.64%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (3.61%) AWS Certification
6 4 (2.41%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.41%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.81%) RHCE
7 3 (1.81%) RHCSA
7 3 (1.81%) TOGAF Certification
8 1 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.60%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.60%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.01%) SLA
2 4 (2.41%) GDPR
3 1 (0.60%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 59 (35.54%) Docker
2 13 (7.83%) HDFS
2 13 (7.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (5.42%) Active Directory
4 6 (3.61%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (1.81%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (1.81%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 46 (27.71%) Kubernetes
2 27 (16.27%) Ansible
3 19 (11.45%) Terraform
4 12 (7.23%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (6.63%) Puppet
6 8 (4.82%) Grafana
7 7 (4.22%) Kibana
8 3 (1.81%) Consul
8 3 (1.81%) Docker Swarm
8 3 (1.81%) Graphite
8 3 (1.81%) Packer
8 3 (1.81%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.60%) Capistrano
9 1 (0.60%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 22 (13.25%) Microsoft
2 20 (12.05%) VMware
3 19 (11.45%) Google
4 16 (9.64%) Okta
5 7 (4.22%) Sage
6 6 (3.61%) Oracle
6 6 (3.61%) WooCommerce
7 5 (3.01%) Atlassian
7 5 (3.01%) New Relic
7 5 (3.01%) PayPal
7 5 (3.01%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.81%) Databricks
8 3 (1.81%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.20%) Cognizant
9 2 (1.20%) Dynatrace
9 2 (1.20%) Zend
10 1 (0.60%) Apple
10 1 (0.60%) SAP
10 1 (0.60%) Veracode
10 1 (0.60%) Xamarin