Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
England > South West
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 215 211 259
Rank change year-on-year -4 +48 +66
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 106 135 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.05% 1.32% 0.74%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.03% 7.33% 6.36%
Number of salaries quoted 81 116 72
South West median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% +69.23% -18.75%
10th Percentile £22,000 £28,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £47,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £53,500 £53,000
% change year-on-year +7.48% +0.94% +6.00%

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 2,109 1,841 1,273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 20.91% 17.93% 11.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1,707 1,541 1,076
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 £24,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +3.00%

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 12 November 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 12 November 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 +38 55 £55,000 +83.33% 3
Bristol -29 29 £32,500 -40.91% 12
Gloucestershire +17 8 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Cornwall 0 7 £24,000 -31.43%
Devon 0 4 £61,000 +35.56% 3
Somerset +12 3 £45,000 +38.46% 3
GitHub
England

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 42 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (32.08%) JavaScript
3 33 (31.13%) Docker
4 29 (27.36%) WordPress
4 29 (27.36%) Git (software)
4 29 (27.36%) PHP
4 29 (27.36%) Python
5 28 (26.42%) Open Source
5 28 (26.42%) jQuery
5 28 (26.42%) React
6 27 (25.47%) Amazon AWS
6 27 (25.47%) HTML
6 27 (25.47%) Java
7 26 (24.53%) Windows
7 26 (24.53%) Linux
8 25 (23.58%) Jenkins
9 24 (22.64%) JIRA
9 24 (22.64%) Software Engineering
10 23 (21.70%) Web Development
11 22 (20.75%) AngularJS
11 22 (20.75%) CSS
12 21 (19.81%) C#
12 21 (19.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 21 (19.81%) DevOps
12 21 (19.81%) Google Cloud Platform
13 20 (18.87%) Microsoft Azure
13 20 (18.87%) Continuous Integration
14 19 (17.92%) Responsive Web Design
14 19 (17.92%) Greenfield Project
15 17 (16.04%) Bitbucket

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 29 (27.36%) WordPress
2 16 (15.09%) Drupal
3 14 (13.21%) CMS
4 11 (10.38%) Apache Spark
4 11 (10.38%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (5.66%) IIS
6 5 (4.72%) Apache
6 5 (4.72%) GlassFish
6 5 (4.72%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.83%) Mattermost
7 3 (2.83%) nginx
7 3 (2.83%) XWiki
8 1 (0.94%) GeoServer
Applications
1 6 (5.66%) Doxygen
2 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 27 (25.47%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (19.81%) Google Cloud Platform
3 20 (18.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (10.38%) Slack
5 6 (5.66%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (4.72%) G Suite
6 5 (4.72%) SaaS
7 3 (2.83%) Amazon S3
7 3 (2.83%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (2.83%) Serverless
8 2 (1.89%) iTunes
8 2 (1.89%) Runscope
8 2 (1.89%) TestFlight
9 1 (0.94%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.26%) LAN
1 13 (12.26%) WAN
2 6 (5.66%) HTTP
3 5 (4.72%) Intranet
4 3 (2.83%) DHCP
4 3 (2.83%) DNS
4 3 (2.83%) SNMP
5 1 (0.94%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.21%) Big Data
1 14 (13.21%) Blockchain
2 12 (11.32%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (9.43%) Redis
4 6 (5.66%) Hadoop
4 6 (5.66%) MongoDB
5 5 (4.72%) MySQL
6 4 (3.77%) SQL Server
7 3 (2.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.94%) DB2
8 1 (0.94%) Geospatial Data
8 1 (0.94%) GIS
8 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (27.36%) Git (software)
2 25 (23.58%) Jenkins
3 24 (22.64%) JIRA
4 17 (16.04%) Bitbucket
5 10 (9.43%) Subversion
6 9 (8.49%) GoCD
7 7 (6.60%) Grunt
8 6 (5.66%) CircleCI
9 5 (4.72%) GitLab
9 5 (4.72%) gulp
9 5 (4.72%) Protractor
9 5 (4.72%) TeamCity
9 5 (4.72%) Visual Studio
10 4 (3.77%) Selenium
11 3 (2.83%) Bower
11 3 (2.83%) Octopus Deploy
11 3 (2.83%) Vagrant
12 2 (1.89%) Fiddler
12 2 (1.89%) Firebug
12 2 (1.89%) PhantomJS
General
1 13 (12.26%) Finance
2 7 (6.60%) Electronics
3 6 (5.66%) Games
3 6 (5.66%) Retail
4 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.94%) Marketing
4 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 55 (51.89%) Developer
2 17 (16.04%) Software Engineer
3 16 (15.09%) WordPress Developer
4 13 (12.26%) Architect
4 13 (12.26%) Cloud Architect
4 13 (12.26%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 13 (12.26%) Infrastructure Architect
5 9 (8.49%) Java Developer
5 9 (8.49%) Senior Developer
6 8 (7.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 8 (7.55%) Web Developer
7 7 (6.60%) Java Engineer
7 7 (6.60%) Java Software Engineer
7 7 (6.60%) Senior Software Engineer
8 6 (5.66%) Author
8 6 (5.66%) Full Stack Developer
8 6 (5.66%) Technical Author
9 5 (4.72%) C# Developer
9 5 (4.72%) Software Developer
9 5 (4.72%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (26.42%) jQuery
1 28 (26.42%) React
2 27 (25.47%) HTML
3 22 (20.75%) AngularJS
3 22 (20.75%) CSS
4 21 (19.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 12 (11.32%) Node.js
6 11 (10.38%) .NET
6 11 (10.38%) Kafka
7 9 (8.49%) CSS3
7 9 (8.49%) XML
8 8 (7.55%) HTML5
9 7 (6.60%) Web Services
10 6 (5.66%) Akka
10 6 (5.66%) Apache Flex
10 6 (5.66%) Play Framework
10 6 (5.66%) Swagger
11 5 (4.72%) Ionic Framework
11 5 (4.72%) KnockoutJS
12 4 (3.77%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.92%) Greenfield Project
2 16 (15.09%) Self-Motivation
3 13 (12.26%) Public Cloud
4 11 (10.38%) Blog
5 9 (8.49%) Mobile App
5 9 (8.49%) User Experience
6 8 (7.55%) Hybrid Cloud
7 5 (4.72%) Social Media
8 4 (3.77%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.89%) Fintech
9 2 (1.89%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.94%) Reinsurance
10 1 (0.94%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 26 (24.53%) Linux
1 26 (24.53%) Windows
2 13 (12.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 13 (12.26%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (12.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (10.38%) Apple iOS
4 10 (9.43%) Android
5 3 (2.83%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.89%) CentOS
6 2 (1.89%) VMS
7 1 (0.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (26.42%) Open Source
3 24 (22.64%) Software Engineering
4 23 (21.70%) Web Development
5 21 (19.81%) DevOps
6 20 (18.87%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (17.92%) Responsive Web Design
8 17 (16.04%) Web Design
9 16 (15.09%) TDD
10 14 (13.21%) Artificial Intelligence
11 13 (12.26%) Disaster Recovery
11 13 (12.26%) Microservices
12 10 (9.43%) ITIL
13 9 (8.49%) Front End Development
14 8 (7.55%) Content Management
14 8 (7.55%) Software Architecture
15 7 (6.60%) ERP
15 7 (6.60%) Scrum
16 6 (5.66%) Game Development
16 6 (5.66%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 34 (32.08%) JavaScript
2 29 (27.36%) PHP
2 29 (27.36%) Python
3 27 (25.47%) Java
4 21 (19.81%) C#
5 16 (15.09%) SQL
6 14 (13.21%) Java 8
6 14 (13.21%) Java 9
7 12 (11.32%) C++
8 8 (7.55%) Bash Shell
8 8 (7.55%) C
9 7 (6.60%) Apple Swift
9 7 (6.60%) TypeScript
10 6 (5.66%) Clojure
10 6 (5.66%) ES6
10 6 (5.66%) Scala
11 5 (4.72%) Objective-C
12 3 (2.83%) PHP 5
12 3 (2.83%) PHP 7
13 1 (0.94%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 13 (12.26%) MCITP
1 13 (12.26%) MCSE
1 13 (12.26%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (12.26%) RHCE
1 13 (12.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (9.43%) AWS Certification
2 10 (9.43%) MCSA
3 7 (6.60%) Degree
4 4 (3.77%) DV Cleared
4 4 (3.77%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.83%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (2.83%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.89%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.94%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.83%) QA
2 2 (1.89%) PMO
3 1 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 33 (31.13%) Docker
2 9 (8.49%) Active Directory
3 5 (4.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (13.21%) Ansible
2 7 (6.60%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (5.66%) Kubernetes
3 6 (5.66%) Terraform
4 2 (1.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (15.09%) Google
2 15 (14.15%) Microsoft
2 15 (14.15%) Red Hat
3 14 (13.21%) VMware
4 6 (5.66%) Perforce
5 5 (4.72%) Workday
6 2 (1.89%) Adobe
6 2 (1.89%) Oracle
6 2 (1.89%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.94%) ESRI
7 1 (0.94%) IBM
7 1 (0.94%) SAP
7 1 (0.94%) Zend
7 1 (0.94%) Zoho