Period
to 8 August 2020

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 8 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
England > South East
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 198 292 285
Rank change year-on-year +94 -7 +69
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 132 235 300
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.19% 0.90% 1.00%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.54% 3.24% 4.57%
Number of salaries quoted 132 225 291
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.99% -8.18% +10.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,500 £34,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £77,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% +9.09% +4.76%

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 3,728 7,259 6,570
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 33.52% 27.76% 21.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3,233 6,156 5,479
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £73,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,600
% change year-on-year +4.55% +2.61% +7.20%

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 8 August 2020.

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 8 August 2020. 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
Thames Valley +67 45 £55,000 -4.35% 1
Hampshire +49 41 £50,000 - 12
East Sussex +46 21 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Berkshire +48 20 £60,000 - 1
Surrey +92 15 £55,000 -26.67% 2
Buckinghamshire +62 14 £50,000 +25.00%
West Sussex +53 12 £57,500 +155.56%
Oxfordshire +40 11 £35,510 -35.44%
GitHub
England

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, 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 60 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (43.18%) Git (software)
3 53 (40.15%) JavaScript
4 50 (37.88%) DevOps
5 45 (34.09%) Java
6 40 (30.30%) AWS
6 40 (30.30%) Jenkins
7 37 (28.03%) Azure
7 37 (28.03%) Python
8 34 (25.76%) Kubernetes
9 33 (25.00%) C#
10 30 (22.73%) Test Automation
11 29 (21.97%) Docker
12 27 (20.45%) SQL
12 27 (20.45%) Scrum
13 26 (19.70%) TDD
13 26 (19.70%) HTML
13 26 (19.70%) CSS
14 24 (18.18%) Linux
14 24 (18.18%) .NET
14 24 (18.18%) Terraform
15 23 (17.42%) Degree
16 20 (15.15%) JIRA
16 20 (15.15%) OO
17 19 (14.39%) SQL Server
17 19 (14.39%) QA
17 19 (14.39%) Node.js
17 19 (14.39%) AngularJS
17 19 (14.39%) SDLC
18 18 (13.64%) Front End Development

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 14 (10.61%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (8.33%) Apache
2 11 (8.33%) Confluence
3 10 (7.58%) Apache Spark
4 3 (2.27%) CMS
5 2 (1.52%) Oracle Spatial
6 1 (0.76%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.76%) GemFire
Applications
1 7 (5.30%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 40 (30.30%) AWS
2 37 (28.03%) Azure
3 14 (10.61%) GCP
4 10 (7.58%) Serverless
5 8 (6.06%) Stackdriver
6 5 (3.79%) SaaS
7 4 (3.03%) Amazon ECS
7 4 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (2.27%) Amazon EMR
8 3 (2.27%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (2.27%) OpenShift
8 3 (2.27%) Slack
9 2 (1.52%) Amazon S3
9 2 (1.52%) AWS Fargate
9 2 (1.52%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (1.52%) DigitalOcean
9 2 (1.52%) Dropbox
9 2 (1.52%) npm
9 2 (1.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.79%) Firewall
2 2 (1.52%) DSL
2 2 (1.52%) Skype
3 1 (0.76%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.39%) SQL Server
2 18 (13.64%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (8.33%) Big Data
4 9 (6.82%) MySQL
5 8 (6.06%) MariaDB
6 7 (5.30%) Relational Database
7 6 (4.55%) Redis
8 5 (3.79%) Azure SQL Database
8 5 (3.79%) MongoDB
9 3 (2.27%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.76%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 57 (43.18%) Git (software)
2 40 (30.30%) Jenkins
3 20 (15.15%) JIRA
4 17 (12.88%) Bitbucket
5 13 (9.85%) Selenium
6 12 (9.09%) GitLab
7 11 (8.33%) Gradle
8 9 (6.82%) Sonatype Nexus
9 8 (6.06%) Cucumber
10 7 (5.30%) RSpec
11 5 (3.79%) JMeter
11 5 (3.79%) Newman
11 5 (3.79%) Postman
11 5 (3.79%) SpecFlow
11 5 (3.79%) Visual Studio Team System
12 3 (2.27%) Gatling
12 3 (2.27%) GoCD
12 3 (2.27%) Maven
12 3 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
13 2 (1.52%) Jasmine
General
1 15 (11.36%) Public Sector
2 11 (8.33%) Finance
3 6 (4.55%) Local Government
4 5 (3.79%) Marketing
5 2 (1.52%) Law
5 2 (1.52%) Retail
6 1 (0.76%) Advertising
6 1 (0.76%) Games
6 1 (0.76%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 69 (52.27%) Developer
2 21 (15.91%) DevOps Engineer
3 18 (13.64%) Software Engineer
4 13 (9.85%) Software Developer
5 10 (7.58%) Senior Developer
6 9 (6.82%) Digital Developer
7 8 (6.06%) Digital Transformation
7 8 (6.06%) Graduate
7 8 (6.06%) Graduate Developer
7 8 (6.06%) Java Developer
7 8 (6.06%) JavaScript Developer
8 7 (5.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 7 (5.30%) Full Stack Developer
9 6 (4.55%) .NET Developer
9 6 (4.55%) PHP Developer
10 5 (3.79%) AWS Developer
10 5 (3.79%) Linux Developer
10 5 (3.79%) Python Developer
10 5 (3.79%) Research Engineer
10 5 (3.79%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (19.70%) CSS
1 26 (19.70%) HTML
2 24 (18.18%) .NET
3 19 (14.39%) AngularJS
3 19 (14.39%) Node.js
4 17 (12.88%) REST
5 15 (11.36%) RESTful
5 15 (11.36%) Spring
6 12 (9.09%) Web Services
7 11 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
7 11 (8.33%) React
8 10 (7.58%) HTML5
8 10 (7.58%) jQuery
9 9 (6.82%) Spring Integration
10 7 (5.30%) XML
11 6 (4.55%) JSON
11 6 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (3.79%) Angular 2
12 5 (3.79%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (3.79%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.85%) User Experience
2 7 (5.30%) Animation
3 6 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (3.79%) Linux Command Line
4 5 (3.79%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.79%) Wiki
5 3 (2.27%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.52%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.52%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.76%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.76%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.76%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.76%) Marketing Technology
7 1 (0.76%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 24 (18.18%) Linux
2 11 (8.33%) Windows
3 8 (6.06%) Unix
4 4 (3.03%) CentOS
4 4 (3.03%) Windows Server
4 4 (3.03%) Windows Server 2016
4 4 (3.03%) Windows Server 2019
5 3 (2.27%) Android
5 3 (2.27%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.52%) CoreOS
7 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (37.88%) DevOps
3 30 (22.73%) Test Automation
4 27 (20.45%) Scrum
5 26 (19.70%) TDD
6 20 (15.15%) OO
7 19 (14.39%) SDLC
8 18 (13.64%) Front End Development
8 18 (13.64%) Software Engineering
9 16 (12.12%) BDD
10 15 (11.36%) Computer Science
10 15 (11.36%) Microservices
11 14 (10.61%) Software Delivery
12 13 (9.85%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (9.85%) Web Development
13 11 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
14 10 (7.58%) Acceptance Criteria
15 9 (6.82%) Mathematics
15 9 (6.82%) Open Source
16 8 (6.06%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 53 (40.15%) JavaScript
2 45 (34.09%) Java
3 37 (28.03%) Python
4 33 (25.00%) C#
5 27 (20.45%) SQL
6 13 (9.85%) Bash Shell
6 13 (9.85%) PHP
7 8 (6.06%) Ruby
8 7 (5.30%) TypeScript
9 6 (4.55%) ES6
9 6 (4.55%) Kotlin
9 6 (4.55%) PowerShell
10 5 (3.79%) Fortran
10 5 (3.79%) Java 8
11 4 (3.03%) Scala
12 3 (2.27%) C++
12 3 (2.27%) Groovy
12 3 (2.27%) Korn
13 2 (1.52%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (17.42%) Degree
2 12 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 10 (7.58%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (2.27%) ISEB
5 3 (2.27%) ISTQB
5 3 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.76%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.76%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (14.39%) QA
2 1 (0.76%) GDPR
2 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (21.97%) Docker
2 4 (3.03%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.52%) vSphere
4 1 (0.76%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 34 (25.76%) Kubernetes
2 24 (18.18%) Terraform
3 15 (11.36%) Ansible
4 8 (6.06%) Grafana
5 4 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (3.03%) Puppet
6 2 (1.52%) Istio
6 2 (1.52%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.76%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.76%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
7 1 (0.76%) Packer
Vendors
1 14 (10.61%) Google
2 12 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 10 (7.58%) ServiceNow
4 8 (6.06%) Splunk
5 7 (5.30%) Adobe
6 5 (3.79%) Oracle
7 4 (3.03%) Atlassian
7 4 (3.03%) Rackspace
7 4 (3.03%) VMware
8 2 (1.52%) Remedy
8 2 (1.52%) Rollbar
9 1 (0.76%) Dynatrace
9 1 (0.76%) New Relic