Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
England > South West
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 213 217 257
Rank change year-on-year +4 +40 +65
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 107 113 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.10% 1.13% 0.78%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.64% 5.77% 6.51%
Number of salaries quoted 81 100 74
South West median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +53.85% -18.75%
10th Percentile £28,750 £25,000 £21,950
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £46,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% +15.79%

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 West with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,304 1,959 1,259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 23.60% 19.52% 11.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1,754 1,645 1,102
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing GitHub as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for GitHub in the South West

GitHub
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GitHub in the South West.

Salary trend for GitHub in the South West

GitHub
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GitHub in the South West over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Salary histogram for GitHub in the South West

GitHub
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub within the South West region over the 6 months to 17 January 2019. 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
Dorset +60 64 £57,500 +76.92% 4
Bristol -25 24 £40,000 -20.00% 14
Devon +1 7 £61,000 +10.91% 1
Gloucestershire +24 5 £45,000 +28.57% 7
Cornwall +15 5 £24,000 -31.43%
Wiltshire -5 2 £52,500 +10.53% 6
GitHub
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 West region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 53 (49.53%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (33.64%) Open Source
2 36 (33.64%) Docker
3 35 (32.71%) JavaScript
4 33 (30.84%) PHP
5 31 (28.97%) Python
6 29 (27.10%) Web Development
7 28 (26.17%) Amazon AWS
7 28 (26.17%) Git (software)
7 28 (26.17%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (26.17%) Java
7 28 (26.17%) React
8 27 (25.23%) AngularJS
9 26 (24.30%) Google Cloud Platform
9 26 (24.30%) JIRA
10 25 (23.36%) WordPress
10 25 (23.36%) Windows
11 24 (22.43%) Greenfield Project
12 23 (21.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 23 (21.50%) Linux
12 23 (21.50%) HTML
12 23 (21.50%) jQuery
13 22 (20.56%) Software Engineering
14 21 (19.63%) TDD
14 21 (19.63%) CSS
14 21 (19.63%) Responsive Web Design
15 20 (18.69%) Node.js
15 20 (18.69%) Jenkins
16 19 (17.76%) Big Data
16 19 (17.76%) Java 8

GitHub
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 25 (23.36%) WordPress
2 18 (16.82%) Drupal
3 16 (14.95%) Apache Spark
3 16 (14.95%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (5.61%) CMS
5 5 (4.67%) Apache
5 5 (4.67%) GlassFish
5 5 (4.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (0.93%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 6 (5.61%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 28 (26.17%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (24.30%) Google Cloud Platform
3 16 (14.95%) Slack
4 15 (14.02%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (10.28%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (6.54%) SaaS
7 5 (4.67%) G Suite
8 2 (1.87%) iTunes
8 2 (1.87%) TestFlight
9 1 (0.93%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.15%) LAN
1 13 (12.15%) WAN
2 11 (10.28%) HTTP
3 5 (4.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.76%) Big Data
1 19 (17.76%) Blockchain
2 18 (16.82%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (13.08%) MongoDB
4 11 (10.28%) Redis
5 6 (5.61%) Hadoop
5 6 (5.61%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.80%) MySQL
6 3 (2.80%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 28 (26.17%) Git (software)
2 26 (24.30%) JIRA
3 20 (18.69%) Jenkins
4 18 (16.82%) Bitbucket
5 11 (10.28%) CircleCI
5 11 (10.28%) GoCD
6 7 (6.54%) GitLab
6 7 (6.54%) Vagrant
7 6 (5.61%) PhpStorm
8 5 (4.67%) Grunt
8 5 (4.67%) Protractor
8 5 (4.67%) Visual Studio
9 3 (2.80%) Bower
9 3 (2.80%) gulp
9 3 (2.80%) webpack
10 2 (1.87%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.87%) Hudson
10 2 (1.87%) JMeter
10 2 (1.87%) Selenium
11 1 (0.93%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 14 (13.08%) Finance
2 11 (10.28%) Retail
3 8 (7.48%) Manufacturing
3 8 (7.48%) Marketing
4 3 (2.80%) Electronics
5 2 (1.87%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.93%) Games
Job Titles
1 65 (60.75%) Developer
2 18 (16.82%) Java Developer
2 18 (16.82%) WordPress Developer
3 17 (15.89%) Software Engineer
4 14 (13.08%) Big Data Developer
5 13 (12.15%) Architect
5 13 (12.15%) Cloud Architect
5 13 (12.15%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 13 (12.15%) Infrastructure Architect
6 9 (8.41%) Senior Developer
7 8 (7.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 6 (5.61%) Full Stack Developer
8 6 (5.61%) Senior Software Engineer
8 6 (5.61%) Web Developer
9 5 (4.67%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (2.80%) Applications Developer
10 3 (2.80%) Java Engineer
10 3 (2.80%) Java Software Engineer
10 3 (2.80%) PHP Developer
10 3 (2.80%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (26.17%) React
2 27 (25.23%) AngularJS
3 23 (21.50%) HTML
3 23 (21.50%) jQuery
3 23 (21.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 21 (19.63%) CSS
5 20 (18.69%) Node.js
6 16 (14.95%) Kafka
7 11 (10.28%) Akka
7 11 (10.28%) Play Framework
8 10 (9.35%) HTML5
9 7 (6.54%) Laravel
9 7 (6.54%) PostGIS
9 7 (6.54%) Web Services
10 6 (5.61%) CSS3
10 6 (5.61%) REST
11 5 (4.67%) Ionic Framework
11 5 (4.67%) KnockoutJS
11 5 (4.67%) Vue.js
12 4 (3.74%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 24 (22.43%) Greenfield Project
2 18 (16.82%) Self-Motivation
3 16 (14.95%) Blog
4 13 (12.15%) Public Cloud
5 10 (9.35%) Mobile App
5 10 (9.35%) User Experience
6 8 (7.48%) Hybrid Cloud
7 6 (5.61%) Enterprise Cloud
8 5 (4.67%) Social Media
9 1 (0.93%) Fintech
9 1 (0.93%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 25 (23.36%) Windows
2 23 (21.50%) Linux
3 13 (12.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (12.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (12.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (10.28%) Apple iOS
5 10 (9.35%) Android
6 7 (6.54%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.93%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (49.53%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (33.64%) Open Source
3 29 (27.10%) Web Development
4 28 (26.17%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (20.56%) Software Engineering
6 21 (19.63%) Responsive Web Design
6 21 (19.63%) TDD
7 19 (17.76%) Artificial Intelligence
7 19 (17.76%) Web Design
8 18 (16.82%) DevOps
9 14 (13.08%) Microservices
10 13 (12.15%) Disaster Recovery
11 11 (10.28%) Community of Practice
11 11 (10.28%) Functional Programming
12 10 (9.35%) ITIL
12 10 (9.35%) Test Automation
13 9 (8.41%) Scrum
14 8 (7.48%) Digital Marketing
14 8 (7.48%) Software Architecture
15 7 (6.54%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 35 (32.71%) JavaScript
2 33 (30.84%) PHP
3 31 (28.97%) Python
4 28 (26.17%) Java
5 19 (17.76%) Java 8
5 19 (17.76%) Java 9
6 18 (16.82%) SQL
7 11 (10.28%) Clojure
7 11 (10.28%) Scala
8 9 (8.41%) C#
9 7 (6.54%) Apple Swift
9 7 (6.54%) ES6
10 6 (5.61%) C
10 6 (5.61%) C++
11 5 (4.67%) Bash Shell
11 5 (4.67%) Objective-C
12 3 (2.80%) PHP 5
12 3 (2.80%) PHP 7
12 3 (2.80%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.93%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 13 (12.15%) MCITP
1 13 (12.15%) MCSE
1 13 (12.15%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (12.15%) RHCE
1 13 (12.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (9.35%) AWS Certification
2 10 (9.35%) MCSA
3 8 (7.48%) Degree
4 3 (2.80%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.80%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.80%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.93%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.87%) PMO
System Software
1 36 (33.64%) Docker
2 5 (4.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (12.15%) Ansible
2 11 (10.28%) Kubernetes
2 11 (10.28%) Terraform
3 5 (4.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (14.95%) Google
2 13 (12.15%) Microsoft
2 13 (12.15%) Red Hat
2 13 (12.15%) VMware
3 5 (4.67%) Workday
4 3 (2.80%) DevExpress
5 2 (1.87%) SAP
5 2 (1.87%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.93%) Adobe
6 1 (0.93%) Perforce
6 1 (0.93%) Zend