Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
England > South West
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 230 261 313
Rank change year-on-year +31 +52 -6
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 114 76 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.13% 0.74% 0.32%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.77% 6.18% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 101 68 31
South West median annual salary £50,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.85% -18.75% +50.94%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,550 £28,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £46,250 £56,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +15.79% -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 1,976 1,229 861
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 19.61% 11.92% 7.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1,666 1,076 765
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £24,500 £26,250 £25,100
90th Percentile £65,000 £75,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 +33 59 £50,000 +11.11% 8
Somerset +14 20 £32,500 - 4
Dorset -32 11 £32,500 - 1
Devon +20 8 £55,000 +111.54%
Cornwall -6 8 £35,000 -30.00%
Wiltshire -22 2 £47,500 +46.15% 1
Gloucestershire +28 1 £35,000 -17.65% 1
GitHub
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT jobs citing GitHub also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 47 (41.23%) Agile Software Development
1 47 (41.23%) Git (software)
2 45 (39.47%) RESTful
3 36 (31.58%) JavaScript
4 33 (28.95%) Java
4 33 (28.95%) Open Source
5 32 (28.07%) SQL
5 32 (28.07%) MVC
6 31 (27.19%) Android
7 30 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
7 30 (26.32%) User Experience
8 29 (25.44%) Android Development
9 28 (24.56%) Apple iOS
9 28 (24.56%) Google
10 26 (22.81%) Software Engineering
10 26 (22.81%) JIRA
10 26 (22.81%) CSS
10 26 (22.81%) OOP
10 26 (22.81%) Python
10 26 (22.81%) iOS Development
11 24 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
11 24 (21.05%) HTML
12 23 (20.18%) Electronics
12 23 (20.18%) Business Intelligence
12 23 (20.18%) Scrum
12 23 (20.18%) Elasticsearch
12 23 (20.18%) DevOps
13 22 (19.30%) AngularJS
13 22 (19.30%) Analytics
13 22 (19.30%) Linux

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 23 (20.18%) Elasticsearch
2 16 (14.04%) Apache Spark
3 10 (8.77%) Apache
3 10 (8.77%) Apache Pig
4 7 (6.14%) nginx
5 5 (4.39%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.75%) IIS
6 2 (1.75%) Traefik
7 1 (0.88%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 30 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (14.04%) Amazon EMR
3 16 (14.04%) Amazon Kinesis
4 15 (13.16%) Google Play
5 10 (8.77%) Slack
6 5 (4.39%) G Suite
6 5 (4.39%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (4.39%) Heroku
6 5 (4.39%) SaaS
7 3 (2.63%) Algolia
8 2 (1.75%) Google Analytics
8 2 (1.75%) Serverless
8 2 (1.75%) Yarn
9 1 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.88%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.88%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.88%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.75%) 3G
1 2 (1.75%) 4G
1 2 (1.75%) Bluetooth
1 2 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (1.75%) Wireless
2 1 (0.88%) DHCP
2 1 (0.88%) DNS
2 1 (0.88%) OpenVPN
2 1 (0.88%) SMTP
2 1 (0.88%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (18.42%) Hadoop
1 21 (18.42%) MySQL
2 16 (14.04%) Amazon Athena
2 16 (14.04%) Amazon Redshift
2 16 (14.04%) BigQuery
3 15 (13.16%) Big Data
4 10 (8.77%) Apache Hive
4 10 (8.77%) Impala
4 10 (8.77%) Power BI
4 10 (8.77%) Presto
4 10 (8.77%) Relational Database
4 10 (8.77%) Spotfire
5 8 (7.02%) NoSQL
5 8 (7.02%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (5.26%) Amazon Aurora
7 5 (4.39%) Blockchain
7 5 (4.39%) Redis
7 5 (4.39%) SQL Server
7 5 (4.39%) Triplestore
8 1 (0.88%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 47 (41.23%) Git (software)
2 26 (22.81%) JIRA
3 12 (10.53%) Jenkins
4 11 (9.65%) Bitbucket
5 8 (7.02%) Xcode
6 7 (6.14%) gulp
7 6 (5.26%) Grunt
7 6 (5.26%) Maven
7 6 (5.26%) Vagrant
8 5 (4.39%) Gradle
8 5 (4.39%) PHPUnit
9 4 (3.51%) Robot Framework
9 4 (3.51%) Subversion
9 4 (3.51%) webpack
10 2 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.88%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.88%) Mocha
11 1 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.88%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.88%) tSQLt
General
1 23 (20.18%) Electronics
2 21 (18.42%) Finance
3 15 (13.16%) Marketing
4 13 (11.40%) Manufacturing
4 13 (11.40%) Telecoms
5 6 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 76 (66.67%) Developer
2 24 (21.05%) iOS Developer
3 16 (14.04%) PHP Developer
4 15 (13.16%) Android Developer
5 11 (9.65%) AWS Engineer
5 11 (9.65%) Java Developer
6 10 (8.77%) Data Engineer
6 10 (8.77%) Hadoop Engineer
6 10 (8.77%) Junior
6 10 (8.77%) Senior Data Engineer
6 10 (8.77%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
7 9 (7.89%) Junior Developer
8 8 (7.02%) Android Engineer
9 7 (6.14%) Senior Developer
9 7 (6.14%) Web Developer
10 6 (5.26%) Core Java Developer
10 6 (5.26%) DevOps Developer
10 6 (5.26%) iOS Android Developer
10 6 (5.26%) Technical Leader
11 5 (4.39%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (39.47%) RESTful
2 26 (22.81%) CSS
3 24 (21.05%) HTML
4 22 (19.30%) AngularJS
5 19 (16.67%) Web Services
6 17 (14.91%) HTML5
7 16 (14.04%) MLlib
7 16 (14.04%) Pandas
8 15 (13.16%) jQuery
9 13 (11.40%) Reactive Extensions
10 11 (9.65%) LAMP
10 11 (9.65%) React
10 11 (9.65%) Spring
10 11 (9.65%) Spring Boot
10 11 (9.65%) Symfony
11 10 (8.77%) Cocoa
12 9 (7.89%) Sass
13 8 (7.02%) Laravel
14 7 (6.14%) Ajax
14 7 (6.14%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 30 (26.32%) User Experience
2 16 (14.04%) Clustering
3 15 (13.16%) Data Structures
4 13 (11.40%) Computer Science
5 10 (8.77%) Algorithms
6 8 (7.02%) Fintech
7 7 (6.14%) Linux Command Line
8 6 (5.26%) Internet of Things
9 5 (4.39%) Greenfield Project
9 5 (4.39%) iPad
9 5 (4.39%) iPhone
10 2 (1.75%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (1.75%) Raspberry Pi
11 1 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (0.88%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 31 (27.19%) Android
2 28 (24.56%) Apple iOS
3 22 (19.30%) Linux
4 6 (5.26%) Unix
5 3 (2.63%) Windows
6 2 (1.75%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.88%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (41.23%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (28.95%) Open Source
3 32 (28.07%) MVC
4 29 (25.44%) Android Development
5 26 (22.81%) iOS Development
5 26 (22.81%) OOP
5 26 (22.81%) Software Engineering
6 24 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (20.18%) Business Intelligence
7 23 (20.18%) DevOps
7 23 (20.18%) Scrum
8 22 (19.30%) Analytics
9 21 (18.42%) OO
10 18 (15.79%) TDD
11 16 (14.04%) Coaching
11 16 (14.04%) Continuous Delivery
11 16 (14.04%) ETL
11 16 (14.04%) MapReduce
12 15 (13.16%) Memory Management
12 15 (13.16%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 36 (31.58%) JavaScript
2 33 (28.95%) Java
3 32 (28.07%) SQL
4 26 (22.81%) Python
5 21 (18.42%) PHP
6 18 (15.79%) Apple Swift
6 18 (15.79%) Objective-C
6 18 (15.79%) Scala
7 13 (11.40%) Kotlin
8 12 (10.53%) C#
9 9 (7.89%) Bash Shell
10 5 (4.39%) Erlang
10 5 (4.39%) Groovy
10 5 (4.39%) Java 9
10 5 (4.39%) PHP 5
10 5 (4.39%) PHP 7
11 4 (3.51%) ES6
11 4 (3.51%) Ruby
12 3 (2.63%) Perl
13 2 (1.75%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (11.40%) Computer Science Degree
1 13 (11.40%) Degree
2 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.88%) QA
1 1 (0.88%) WCAG
System Software
1 16 (14.04%) Docker
2 2 (1.75%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.88%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.88%) NFS
3 1 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.88%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.63%) Ansible
2 2 (1.75%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (1.75%) Icinga
2 2 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.75%) Puppet
3 1 (0.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 28 (24.56%) Google
2 13 (11.40%) SAP
3 11 (9.65%) Zend
4 10 (8.77%) Apple
4 10 (8.77%) Atlassian
4 10 (8.77%) Tableau
5 4 (3.51%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.75%) Apigee
6 2 (1.75%) Twitter
6 2 (1.75%) VMware
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle
7 1 (0.88%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.88%) RedGate