Period
to 19 October 2021

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 19 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
England > South West
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 136 157 274
Rank change year-on-year +21 +117 -34
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 175 41 49
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 2.35% 1.24% 0.51%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.85% 3.20% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 128 38 32
10th Percentile £30,875 £31,250 £21,875
25th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £34,291
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +11.11% -10.00%
75th Percentile £58,750 £57,682 £68,750
90th Percentile £72,650 £67,875 £77,375
England median annual salary £64,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +4.35%

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 2,993 1,280 2,573
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 40.21% 38.71% 26.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2,151 1,081 2,159
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,000 £26,250
25th Percentile £35,500 £36,750 £32,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing GitHub as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing GitHub in the South West.

Salary trend for GitHub in the South West

GitHub
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing GitHub in the South West over the 6 months to 19 October 2021.

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 19 October 2021. 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 -35 69 £53,500 -5.37% 14
Gloucestershire +15 60 £47,500 -20.83% 10
Somerset -18 16 £55,000 +37.50% 3
Wiltshire +6 11 £72,000 +8.68% 5
Dorset -24 10 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Cornwall - 6 £39,000 -
Devon -3 2 £57,500 -11.54% 3
GitHub
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 2021, 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 81 (46.29%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (44.00%) SQL
3 69 (39.43%) DevOps
4 64 (36.57%) JavaScript
4 64 (36.57%) AWS
5 59 (33.71%) Azure
6 58 (33.14%) SQL Server
7 57 (32.57%) Git (software)
8 55 (31.43%) Jenkins
9 54 (30.86%) Scrum
10 53 (30.29%) TDD
11 50 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 50 (28.57%) Social Skills
12 48 (27.43%) Java
12 48 (27.43%) Data Warehouse
13 47 (26.86%) Docker
14 45 (25.71%) Analytics
14 45 (25.71%) Continuous Integration
15 43 (24.57%) Microsoft
15 43 (24.57%) Microservices
16 42 (24.00%) C#
17 41 (23.43%) Business Intelligence
17 41 (23.43%) PowerShell
18 38 (21.71%) HTML
18 38 (21.71%) T-SQL
18 38 (21.71%) Problem-Solving
19 37 (21.14%) .NET
19 37 (21.14%) CSS
20 36 (20.57%) Migration
20 36 (20.57%) TypeScript

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 9 (5.14%) WordPress
2 6 (3.43%) CMS
3 5 (2.86%) IIS
4 4 (2.29%) EPiServer
4 4 (2.29%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (2.29%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.14%) Camunda
5 2 (1.14%) Confluence
5 2 (1.14%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.57%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.57%) Drupal
6 1 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.57%) SAS
6 1 (0.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 64 (36.57%) AWS
2 59 (33.71%) Azure
3 30 (17.14%) Serverless
4 16 (9.14%) GitHub Actions
5 13 (7.43%) Power Platform
6 12 (6.86%) Snowflake
7 10 (5.71%) SaaS
8 7 (4.00%) GCP
9 6 (3.43%) Stripe
10 4 (2.29%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (2.29%) Firebase
10 4 (2.29%) IaaS
11 3 (1.71%) Amazon ECS
11 3 (1.71%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 3 (1.71%) npm
11 3 (1.71%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 3 (1.71%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 2 (1.14%) Amazon S3
12 2 (1.14%) Heroku
12 2 (1.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.29%) HTTP
2 5 (2.86%) Internet
3 2 (1.14%) Wireless
4 1 (0.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (33.14%) SQL Server
2 50 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 48 (27.43%) Data Warehouse
4 26 (14.86%) Relational Database
4 26 (14.86%) SQL Server 2016
4 26 (14.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 24 (13.71%) Big Data
6 19 (10.86%) MongoDB
7 17 (9.71%) MySQL
8 13 (7.43%) Power BI
9 12 (6.86%) SQLite
10 10 (5.71%) OLTP
11 5 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (2.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 4 (2.29%) NoSQL
13 3 (1.71%) Amazon Athena
13 3 (1.71%) Blockchain
13 3 (1.71%) Redis
14 2 (1.14%) Amazon Aurora
14 2 (1.14%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 57 (32.57%) Git (software)
2 55 (31.43%) Jenkins
3 28 (16.00%) JIRA
4 25 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (8.57%) Bitbucket
6 14 (8.00%) Subversion
7 10 (5.71%) Cucumber
8 9 (5.14%) CircleCI
9 8 (4.57%) Selenium
10 7 (4.00%) TeamCity
11 6 (3.43%) Bitbucket Server
11 6 (3.43%) Hudson
11 6 (3.43%) JMeter
11 6 (3.43%) Serenity BDD
11 6 (3.43%) Storybook
12 5 (2.86%) Codeship
12 5 (2.86%) Mocha
12 5 (2.86%) Visual Studio
13 4 (2.29%) Cypress.io
14 3 (1.71%) webpack
General
1 50 (28.57%) Social Skills
2 33 (18.86%) Finance
3 15 (8.57%) Marketing
4 12 (6.86%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (4.57%) Retail
6 5 (2.86%) Banking
7 4 (2.29%) Games
7 4 (2.29%) Public Sector
8 1 (0.57%) Advertising
8 1 (0.57%) Automotive
8 1 (0.57%) Electronics
8 1 (0.57%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 1 (0.57%) Local Government
8 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 104 (59.43%) Developer
2 24 (13.71%) Administrator
3 23 (13.14%) DBA
3 23 (13.14%) Senior Developer
4 22 (12.57%) Java Developer
5 19 (10.86%) Senior DBA
6 16 (9.14%) Software Engineer
7 15 (8.57%) SQL DBA
8 13 (7.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 13 (7.43%) Software Developer
9 12 (6.86%) .NET Software Engineer
10 11 (6.29%) Data Engineer
10 11 (6.29%) Full Stack Developer
10 11 (6.29%) Senior SQL DBA
11 10 (5.71%) DevOps Engineer
11 10 (5.71%) Senior SQL Server DBA
11 10 (5.71%) SQL Server DBA
12 9 (5.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 8 (4.57%) Junior Developer
13 8 (4.57%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (21.71%) HTML
2 37 (21.14%) .NET
2 37 (21.14%) CSS
3 35 (20.00%) GraphQL
4 32 (18.29%) REST
5 31 (17.71%) AngularJS
6 25 (14.29%) Web Services
7 24 (13.71%) React
7 24 (13.71%) Spring
8 23 (13.14%) ASP.NET
9 22 (12.57%) Node.js
10 21 (12.00%) Hibernate
10 21 (12.00%) JavaBeans
10 21 (12.00%) JSON
10 21 (12.00%) Middleware
10 21 (12.00%) XML
11 20 (11.43%) RESTful
12 14 (8.00%) .NET Core
13 13 (7.43%) .NET Framework
14 12 (6.86%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.71%) Clustering
2 16 (9.14%) User Experience
3 5 (2.86%) NHS
4 4 (2.29%) Social Media
5 2 (1.14%) Arduino
5 2 (1.14%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.14%) iPhone
5 2 (1.14%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.14%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.14%) Photography
5 2 (1.14%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.57%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.57%) Legacy Systems
6 1 (0.57%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.57%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.57%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.57%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.00%) Linux
2 5 (2.86%) Android
2 5 (2.86%) Apple iOS
2 5 (2.86%) Windows
3 2 (1.14%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (46.29%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (39.43%) DevOps
3 54 (30.86%) Scrum
4 53 (30.29%) TDD
5 45 (25.71%) Analytics
5 45 (25.71%) Continuous Integration
6 43 (24.57%) Microservices
7 41 (23.43%) Business Intelligence
8 38 (21.71%) Problem-Solving
9 36 (20.57%) Migration
9 36 (20.57%) Performance Tuning
10 34 (19.43%) Data Analytics
11 33 (18.86%) ETL
11 33 (18.86%) Full Stack Development
11 33 (18.86%) SOA
12 32 (18.29%) BDD
13 29 (16.57%) Fintech
14 28 (16.00%) Open Source
15 26 (14.86%) Data Modelling
16 24 (13.71%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 77 (44.00%) SQL
2 64 (36.57%) JavaScript
3 48 (27.43%) Java
4 42 (24.00%) C#
5 41 (23.43%) PowerShell
6 38 (21.71%) T-SQL
7 36 (20.57%) TypeScript
8 26 (14.86%) Python
9 24 (13.71%) Java 8
10 16 (9.14%) PHP
11 12 (6.86%) R
12 11 (6.29%) Ruby
13 5 (2.86%) VB
14 4 (2.29%) Bash Shell
14 4 (2.29%) Dart
15 3 (1.71%) Apple Swift
15 3 (1.71%) C
16 2 (1.14%) Go
16 2 (1.14%) Objective-C
16 2 (1.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 26 (14.86%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.57%) Degree
4 2 (1.14%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.57%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.57%) SAFe Agilist
5 1 (0.57%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (18.29%) GDPR
2 12 (6.86%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.71%) Accessibility
4 2 (1.14%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.14%) WCAG
5 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.57%) NCSC
5 1 (0.57%) QA
System Software
1 47 (26.86%) Docker
2 1 (0.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 28 (16.00%) Terraform
2 9 (5.14%) Kubernetes
3 3 (1.71%) Ansible
4 1 (0.57%) Bitnami
4 1 (0.57%) Consul
4 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.57%) Packer
4 1 (0.57%) Puppet
4 1 (0.57%) SCCM
4 1 (0.57%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 43 (24.57%) Microsoft
2 26 (14.86%) Salesforce.com
3 12 (6.86%) Xamarin
4 6 (3.43%) Google
5 4 (2.29%) MuleSoft
5 4 (2.29%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.71%) Talend
7 2 (1.14%) Apple
7 2 (1.14%) Dell
7 2 (1.14%) Oracle
7 2 (1.14%) VMware
8 1 (0.57%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.57%) Mapbox
8 1 (0.57%) SAP
8 1 (0.57%) Software AG
8 1 (0.57%) TOWER Software