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

GitHub
England > South West
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 233 223 279
Rank change year-on-year -10 +56 +59
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 96 123 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.93% 1.20% 0.72%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.58% 7.11% 6.38%
Number of salaries quoted 74 111 77
South West median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +69.23% -33.33%
10th Percentile £22,000 £28,750 £25,350
90th Percentile £68,750 £62,500 £48,800
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +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 2,096 1,731 1,223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 20.22% 16.91% 11.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1,782 1,451 1,034
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +3.96% +6.32%

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 September 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 September 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
Dorset +9 41 £55,000 +83.33% 8
Bristol -22 33 £39,250 -28.64% 10
Gloucestershire +9 9 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Cornwall +13 8 £24,000 -48.11%
Somerset +27 3 £45,000 +38.46% 2
Devon -1 1 £57,500 +27.78% 2
Wiltshire -22 1 £60,000 +71.43% 4
GitHub
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 50 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (47.92%) Java
3 37 (38.54%) JIRA
4 34 (35.42%) Open Source
4 34 (35.42%) React
5 32 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 31 (32.29%) HTML
7 30 (31.25%) Artificial Intelligence
7 30 (31.25%) Git (software)
7 30 (31.25%) Web Development
7 30 (31.25%) Big Data
7 30 (31.25%) AngularJS
8 28 (29.17%) C#
9 27 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
10 26 (27.08%) CSS
10 26 (27.08%) Greenfield Project
11 24 (25.00%) PHP
11 24 (25.00%) TDD
11 24 (25.00%) jQuery
11 24 (25.00%) Docker
12 23 (23.96%) Java 9
12 23 (23.96%) Java 8
12 23 (23.96%) Blockchain
13 22 (22.92%) SQL
14 21 (21.88%) WordPress
15 18 (18.75%) Python
15 18 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
16 17 (17.71%) Microsoft Azure
16 17 (17.71%) DevOps
16 17 (17.71%) 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 21 (21.88%) WordPress
2 16 (16.67%) CMS
3 13 (13.54%) Apache Spark
3 13 (13.54%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (10.42%) Apache
5 7 (7.29%) Apache Pig
5 7 (7.29%) Drupal
6 6 (6.25%) IIS
6 6 (6.25%) nginx
7 5 (5.21%) GlassFish
7 5 (5.21%) Tomcat
8 3 (3.13%) Mattermost
8 3 (3.13%) XWiki
9 1 (1.04%) GeoServer
Applications
1 6 (6.25%) Doxygen
2 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (1.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 18 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (17.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (7.29%) Amazon EMR
3 7 (7.29%) Amazon Kinesis
4 3 (3.13%) Amazon S3
4 3 (3.13%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (3.13%) SaaS
4 3 (3.13%) Serverless
5 2 (2.08%) iTunes
5 2 (2.08%) Runscope
6 1 (1.04%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.04%) Google Play
6 1 (1.04%) Slack
6 1 (1.04%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.13%) DHCP
1 3 (3.13%) DNS
1 3 (3.13%) SNMP
2 2 (2.08%) LAN
2 2 (2.08%) SSH
2 2 (2.08%) WAN
3 1 (1.04%) HTTP
3 1 (1.04%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (31.25%) Big Data
2 23 (23.96%) Blockchain
3 16 (16.67%) MySQL
4 12 (12.50%) Hadoop
5 8 (8.33%) Redis
6 7 (7.29%) Amazon Athena
6 7 (7.29%) Amazon Redshift
6 7 (7.29%) Apache Hive
6 7 (7.29%) BigQuery
6 7 (7.29%) Impala
6 7 (7.29%) Power BI
6 7 (7.29%) Presto
6 7 (7.29%) Spotfire
7 6 (6.25%) MongoDB
7 6 (6.25%) SQL Server
8 4 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (3.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (1.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 37 (38.54%) JIRA
2 30 (31.25%) Git (software)
3 15 (15.63%) Jenkins
4 12 (12.50%) Subversion
5 11 (11.46%) Bitbucket
6 5 (5.21%) GitLab
6 5 (5.21%) Grunt
6 5 (5.21%) gulp
6 5 (5.21%) PHPUnit
6 5 (5.21%) Selenium
6 5 (5.21%) TeamCity
6 5 (5.21%) Visual Studio
7 4 (4.17%) GoCD
8 3 (3.13%) Bower
8 3 (3.13%) Cucumber
8 3 (3.13%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (3.13%) Protractor
8 3 (3.13%) WebDriver
9 2 (2.08%) PhantomJS
9 2 (2.08%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (7.29%) Finance
1 7 (7.29%) Games
2 6 (6.25%) Electronics
3 1 (1.04%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 58 (60.42%) Developer
2 19 (19.79%) Java Developer
3 12 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 10 (10.42%) Web Developer
5 9 (9.38%) Senior Developer
6 8 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
6 8 (8.33%) Java Engineer
6 8 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
7 7 (7.29%) Data Engineer
7 7 (7.29%) Hadoop Engineer
7 7 (7.29%) PHP Developer
7 7 (7.29%) Senior Data Engineer
7 7 (7.29%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
8 6 (6.25%) Author
8 6 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 6 (6.25%) Software Developer
8 6 (6.25%) Technical Author
8 6 (6.25%) WordPress Developer
9 5 (5.21%) C# Developer
9 5 (5.21%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (35.42%) React
2 31 (32.29%) HTML
3 30 (31.25%) AngularJS
4 26 (27.08%) CSS
5 24 (25.00%) jQuery
6 14 (14.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 12 (12.50%) CSS3
8 11 (11.46%) HTML5
9 10 (10.42%) .NET
9 10 (10.42%) XML
10 7 (7.29%) MLlib
10 7 (7.29%) Node.js
10 7 (7.29%) Pandas
11 6 (6.25%) Apache Flex
11 6 (6.25%) Swagger
11 6 (6.25%) Symfony
12 5 (5.21%) LAMP
12 5 (5.21%) SOAP
13 4 (4.17%) RESTful
13 4 (4.17%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 26 (27.08%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (9.38%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (7.29%) Clustering
3 7 (7.29%) Computer Science
4 6 (6.25%) Mobile App
5 5 (5.21%) Social Media
6 4 (4.17%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (4.17%) User Experience
7 3 (3.13%) Social Network
8 2 (2.08%) Fintech
8 2 (2.08%) Public Cloud
9 1 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.04%) Blog
9 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.04%) Reinsurance
9 1 (1.04%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (17.71%) Linux
2 14 (14.58%) Windows
3 10 (10.42%) Apple iOS
4 9 (9.38%) Android
5 2 (2.08%) CentOS
5 2 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.08%) VMS
5 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (35.42%) Open Source
3 30 (31.25%) Artificial Intelligence
3 30 (31.25%) Web Development
4 27 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (25.00%) TDD
6 17 (17.71%) DevOps
7 14 (14.58%) Scrum
7 14 (14.58%) Software Engineering
8 12 (12.50%) Coaching
8 12 (12.50%) Visualisation
9 9 (9.38%) Deployment Automation
9 9 (9.38%) MVC
9 9 (9.38%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (8.33%) Content Management
10 8 (8.33%) ETL
10 8 (8.33%) Microservices
11 7 (7.29%) Analytics
11 7 (7.29%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (7.29%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 46 (47.92%) Java
2 32 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 28 (29.17%) C#
4 24 (25.00%) PHP
5 23 (23.96%) Java 8
5 23 (23.96%) Java 9
6 22 (22.92%) SQL
7 18 (18.75%) Python
8 12 (12.50%) C++
9 8 (8.33%) C
9 8 (8.33%) ES6
9 8 (8.33%) Scala
10 7 (7.29%) Apple Swift
10 7 (7.29%) TypeScript
11 5 (5.21%) Bash Shell
11 5 (5.21%) Objective-C
12 3 (3.13%) PHP 5
12 3 (3.13%) PHP 7
13 2 (2.08%) T-SQL
14 1 (1.04%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (5.21%) Degree
2 4 (4.17%) DV Cleared
2 4 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.13%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.08%) AWS Certification
4 2 (2.08%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.08%) MCITP
4 2 (2.08%) MCSA
4 2 (2.08%) MCSE
4 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.08%) PMP
4 2 (2.08%) RHCE
4 2 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.13%) QA
2 2 (2.08%) PMO
3 1 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (25.00%) Docker
2 4 (4.17%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.04%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (7.29%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.13%) Ansible
3 2 (2.08%) Puppet
4 1 (1.04%) Grafana
4 1 (1.04%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.04%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (7.29%) Atlassian
1 7 (7.29%) Tableau
2 6 (6.25%) Perforce
3 4 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.17%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.13%) Google
4 3 (3.13%) Oracle
4 3 (3.13%) VMware
5 2 (2.08%) Adobe
5 2 (2.08%) Zoho
6 1 (1.04%) ESRI
6 1 (1.04%) IBM