Period
to 20 April 2018

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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
England > South West
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 232 250 305
Rank change year-on-year +18 +55 +21
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 115 79 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.08% 0.77% 0.36%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.46% 5.51% 4.47%
Number of salaries quoted 106 72 41
South West median annual salary £50,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.86% - +16.67%
10th Percentile £27,250 £26,025 £26,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £51,125 £55,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

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 2,106 1,435 918
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 19.75% 13.99% 8.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1,825 1,201 842
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +2.04%

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 20 April 2018.

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 20 April 2018. 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
Bristol +62 71 £50,000 +17.65% 4
Dorset -34 18 £55,000 +109.52% 5
Somerset +15 15 £32,500 -42.98% 5
Cornwall -27 6 £35,000 -12.50%
Devon +15 2 £31,535 -29.92% 2
Wiltshire -36 2 £60,000 +84.62% 2
Gloucestershire +20 1 £35,000 -14.11% 1
GitHub
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, 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 75 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (47.83%) SQL
3 54 (46.96%) Java
4 48 (41.74%) Open Source
5 47 (40.87%) JIRA
6 45 (39.13%) Amazon AWS
7 41 (35.65%) Artificial Intelligence
8 36 (31.30%) Python
9 35 (30.43%) Scrum
9 35 (30.43%) Git (software)
9 35 (30.43%) Big Data
10 31 (26.96%) Scala
10 31 (26.96%) Docker
10 31 (26.96%) User Experience
10 31 (26.96%) JavaScript
11 30 (26.09%) Software Engineering
11 30 (26.09%) DevOps
11 30 (26.09%) Elasticsearch
11 30 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
12 29 (25.22%) RESTful
12 29 (25.22%) Apache Spark
13 28 (24.35%) Amazon Kinesis
13 28 (24.35%) Pandas
13 28 (24.35%) Coaching
13 28 (24.35%) Amazon Redshift
13 28 (24.35%) BigQuery
13 28 (24.35%) MLlib
13 28 (24.35%) Hadoop
13 28 (24.35%) Analytics
13 28 (24.35%) Amazon EMR

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 30 (26.09%) Elasticsearch
2 29 (25.22%) Apache Spark
3 22 (19.13%) Apache Pig
4 12 (10.43%) Apache
5 7 (6.09%) nginx
6 6 (5.22%) WordPress
7 5 (4.35%) CMS
8 1 (0.87%) IIS
8 1 (0.87%) Traefik
Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 45 (39.13%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (24.35%) Amazon EMR
3 28 (24.35%) Amazon Kinesis
4 6 (5.22%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (5.22%) Slack
5 5 (4.35%) G Suite
5 5 (4.35%) Heroku
5 5 (4.35%) SaaS
6 4 (3.48%) Google Play
7 2 (1.74%) Serverless
8 1 (0.87%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.87%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.87%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.22%) SSH
2 1 (0.87%) 3G
2 1 (0.87%) 4G
2 1 (0.87%) Bluetooth
2 1 (0.87%) DHCP
2 1 (0.87%) DNS
2 1 (0.87%) HTTP
2 1 (0.87%) OpenVPN
2 1 (0.87%) SMTP
2 1 (0.87%) SNMP
2 1 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.87%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (30.43%) Big Data
2 28 (24.35%) Amazon Athena
2 28 (24.35%) Amazon Redshift
2 28 (24.35%) BigQuery
2 28 (24.35%) Hadoop
3 27 (23.48%) MySQL
4 22 (19.13%) Apache Hive
4 22 (19.13%) Impala
4 22 (19.13%) Power BI
4 22 (19.13%) Presto
4 22 (19.13%) Spotfire
5 13 (11.30%) Blockchain
6 9 (7.83%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (6.96%) MongoDB
8 7 (6.09%) Redis
8 7 (6.09%) Relational Database
8 7 (6.09%) SQL Server
9 6 (5.22%) Amazon Aurora
10 1 (0.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.87%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 47 (40.87%) JIRA
2 35 (30.43%) Git (software)
3 18 (15.65%) Bitbucket
4 10 (8.70%) Subversion
5 9 (7.83%) Xcode
6 6 (5.22%) GitLab
6 6 (5.22%) PHPUnit
7 5 (4.35%) Robot Framework
8 4 (3.48%) Jenkins
9 3 (2.61%) Selenium
9 3 (2.61%) WebDriver
10 2 (1.74%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.74%) GoCD
10 2 (1.74%) HP UFT
11 1 (0.87%) CircleCI
11 1 (0.87%) Gatling
11 1 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.87%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.87%) Travis CI
11 1 (0.87%) Vagrant
General
1 20 (17.39%) Electronics
2 19 (16.52%) Finance
3 7 (6.09%) Retail
4 6 (5.22%) Manufacturing
5 5 (4.35%) Marketing
6 3 (2.61%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.74%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.87%) Games
Job Titles
1 73 (63.48%) Developer
2 22 (19.13%) AWS Engineer
2 22 (19.13%) Data Engineer
2 22 (19.13%) Hadoop Engineer
2 22 (19.13%) Java Developer
2 22 (19.13%) Senior Data Engineer
2 22 (19.13%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
3 15 (13.04%) iOS Developer
4 14 (12.17%) PHP Developer
5 9 (7.83%) Senior Developer
6 7 (6.09%) Android Developer
6 7 (6.09%) Software Developer
6 7 (6.09%) Web Developer
7 6 (5.22%) Core Java Developer
7 6 (5.22%) Data Science Leader
7 6 (5.22%) DevOps Developer
7 6 (5.22%) Senior PHP Developer
7 6 (5.22%) Technical Leader
8 5 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (3.48%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (25.22%) RESTful
2 28 (24.35%) MLlib
2 28 (24.35%) Pandas
3 24 (20.87%) AngularJS
4 23 (20.00%) CSS
5 20 (17.39%) Web Services
6 19 (16.52%) HTML
7 18 (15.65%) React
8 12 (10.43%) jQuery
8 12 (10.43%) LAMP
8 12 (10.43%) Node.js
9 11 (9.57%) CSS3
9 11 (9.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 10 (8.70%) HTML5
11 8 (6.96%) Symfony
11 8 (6.96%) XML
12 7 (6.09%) Kafka
12 7 (6.09%) Sass
12 7 (6.09%) SOAP
13 6 (5.22%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 31 (26.96%) User Experience
2 28 (24.35%) Clustering
3 13 (11.30%) Greenfield Project
4 12 (10.43%) Linux Command Line
5 9 (7.83%) Fintech
6 8 (6.96%) Computer Science
7 7 (6.09%) Self-Motivation
8 6 (5.22%) Internet of Things
8 6 (5.22%) Social Network
9 5 (4.35%) Data Structures
10 4 (3.48%) Algorithms
11 3 (2.61%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (1.74%) iPad
12 2 (1.74%) iPhone
13 1 (0.87%) Blog
13 1 (0.87%) Data Centre
13 1 (0.87%) Embedded Systems
13 1 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
13 1 (0.87%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 24 (20.87%) Linux
2 17 (14.78%) Android
2 17 (14.78%) Apple iOS
3 7 (6.09%) Windows
4 6 (5.22%) Unix
5 1 (0.87%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.87%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (41.74%) Open Source
3 41 (35.65%) Artificial Intelligence
4 35 (30.43%) Scrum
5 30 (26.09%) DevOps
5 30 (26.09%) Software Engineering
6 28 (24.35%) Analytics
6 28 (24.35%) Coaching
6 28 (24.35%) ETL
6 28 (24.35%) MapReduce
7 25 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
7 25 (21.74%) MVC
8 24 (20.87%) Web Development
9 23 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 23 (20.00%) OOP
10 22 (19.13%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (19.13%) Data Analytics
10 22 (19.13%) Data Visualisation
10 22 (19.13%) TDD
10 22 (19.13%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 55 (47.83%) SQL
2 54 (46.96%) Java
3 36 (31.30%) Python
4 31 (26.96%) JavaScript
4 31 (26.96%) Scala
5 26 (22.61%) C#
6 20 (17.39%) PHP
7 13 (11.30%) Java 8
7 13 (11.30%) Java 9
8 12 (10.43%) Apple Swift
8 12 (10.43%) Objective-C
9 11 (9.57%) Bash Shell
10 6 (5.22%) Erlang
10 6 (5.22%) T-SQL
11 5 (4.35%) ES6
12 4 (3.48%) Kotlin
13 3 (2.61%) Ruby
14 1 (0.87%) Clojure
14 1 (0.87%) Haskell
14 1 (0.87%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (2.61%) Degree
2 2 (1.74%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.87%) GCP
System Software
1 31 (26.96%) Docker
2 1 (0.87%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.87%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.87%) NFS
2 1 (0.87%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.87%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.87%) Ansible
1 1 (0.87%) Grafana
1 1 (0.87%) Icinga
1 1 (0.87%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.87%) Puppet
1 1 (0.87%) Terraform
Vendors
1 22 (19.13%) Atlassian
1 22 (19.13%) Tableau
2 15 (13.04%) Google
3 3 (2.61%) Apple
3 3 (2.61%) Oracle
3 3 (2.61%) SAP
4 2 (1.74%) Twitter
4 2 (1.74%) Zend
5 1 (0.87%) Adobe
5 1 (0.87%) Apigee
5 1 (0.87%) Rackspace
5 1 (0.87%) VMware