Period
to 15 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for Git (software) skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Git (software) over the 6 months to 15 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Git Distributed Version Control System
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
15 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 26 27 29
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Git (software) 4,204 3,383 6,219
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 7.62% 7.29% 7.57%
As % of the Development Applications category 40.86% 36.45% 37.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3,204 2,775 4,885
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £29,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £58,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,950 £67,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £53,931 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.98% +7.86% -

Git (software) is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 10,290 9,280 16,791
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 18.66% 19.99% 20.43%
Number of salaries quoted 7,723 7,484 13,247
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
25th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £67,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

Git (software)
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Git (software) as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Git (software) in the UK excluding London

Git (software)
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Git (software) in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Git (software) in the UK excluding London

Git (software)
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Git (software) in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 15 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Git (software) in the UK excluding London

Git (software)
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Git (software) within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 15 June 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
South East +1 1,316 £52,500 +5.00% 207
North of England +3 1,087 £47,500 - 324
South West +10 650 £45,000 - 144
North West +3 556 £47,500 -5.00% 166
Midlands -11 503 £47,500 +5.56% 177
Yorkshire 0 452 £47,500 +2.15% 113
West Midlands -20 286 £50,000 +5.26% 123
Scotland -2 275 £47,500 +5.56% 78
East of England -4 247 £57,500 +21.05% 107
East Midlands -7 208 £42,750 -5.00% 54
Wales -1 102 £45,000 - 33
North East -4 81 £40,000 -3.03% 45
Northern Ireland +16 40 £47,500 -9.52% 13
Git (software)
UK

For the 6 months to 15 June 2021, IT jobs citing Git (software) 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for Git (software).

1 2,162 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
2 2,028 (48.24%) JavaScript
3 1,502 (35.73%) DevOps
4 1,395 (33.18%) CSS
5 1,329 (31.61%) HTML
6 1,317 (31.33%) Linux
7 1,292 (30.73%) Azure
8 1,197 (28.47%) AWS
9 1,152 (27.40%) SQL
10 1,147 (27.28%) Docker
11 1,031 (24.52%) C#
12 973 (23.14%) React
13 938 (22.31%) Java
14 925 (22.00%) Scrum
15 900 (21.41%) PHP
16 873 (20.77%) .NET
17 860 (20.46%) Python
18 840 (19.98%) AngularJS
19 817 (19.43%) Software Engineering
20 785 (18.67%) Jenkins
21 778 (18.51%) MVC
22 757 (18.01%) MySQL
23 708 (16.84%) Node.js
24 692 (16.46%) Kubernetes
25 687 (16.34%) Continuous Integration
26 681 (16.20%) RESTful
27 674 (16.03%) Social Skills
28 672 (15.98%) TDD
29 641 (15.25%) SQL Server
30 638 (15.18%) JIRA

Git (software)
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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
1 262 (6.23%) Confluence
2 244 (5.80%) CMS
3 209 (4.97%) Apache
4 184 (4.38%) Elasticsearch
5 126 (3.00%) WordPress
6 125 (2.97%) nginx
7 122 (2.90%) Apache Spark
8 112 (2.66%) GemFire
9 87 (2.07%) EPiServer
9 87 (2.07%) Tomcat
10 83 (1.97%) IIS
11 68 (1.62%) Umbraco
12 57 (1.36%) NServiceBus
13 48 (1.14%) Sitecore CMS
14 38 (0.90%) JBoss
15 31 (0.74%) Drupal
16 27 (0.64%) Kentico
17 21 (0.50%) Apache Solr
18 19 (0.45%) WebLogic
19 16 (0.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 36 (0.86%) Photoshop
2 14 (0.33%) Figma
2 14 (0.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (0.33%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (0.26%) Adobe XD
4 10 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
5 9 (0.21%) InDesign
6 7 (0.17%) MadCap Flare
7 6 (0.14%) GIMP
8 4 (0.095%) Gephi
9 3 (0.071%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (0.071%) Sketch
10 2 (0.048%) Chatbot
10 2 (0.048%) Gliffy
10 2 (0.048%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 2 (0.048%) MS Visio
10 2 (0.048%) Simulink
11 1 (0.024%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 93 (2.21%) Magento
2 52 (1.24%) Shopify
3 29 (0.69%) Payment Gateway
4 14 (0.33%) nopCommerce
5 10 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
5 10 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
6 9 (0.21%) OpenCart
7 8 (0.19%) NetSuite
8 7 (0.17%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
9 6 (0.14%) Distributed Ledger
10 4 (0.095%) Oracle ERP
10 4 (0.095%) SAP Business One
11 3 (0.071%) Dynamics CRM
12 2 (0.048%) Oracle EBS
12 2 (0.048%) Oracle EBS R12
13 1 (0.024%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
13 1 (0.024%) Sage 50
13 1 (0.024%) SAP ERP
13 1 (0.024%) Teamcenter
13 1 (0.024%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1,292 (30.73%) Azure
2 1,197 (28.47%) AWS
3 338 (8.04%) GitHub
4 296 (7.04%) GCP
5 209 (4.97%) SaaS
6 188 (4.47%) AWS CloudFormation
7 165 (3.92%) npm
8 155 (3.69%) Serverless
9 139 (3.31%) PaaS
10 118 (2.81%) Amazon EC2
11 106 (2.52%) Amazon S3
11 106 (2.52%) AWS Lambda
12 84 (2.00%) OpenShift
13 80 (1.90%) IaaS
14 68 (1.62%) Amazon Kinesis
15 55 (1.31%) Amazon SQS
16 50 (1.19%) Power Platform
17 48 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
18 42 (1.00%) Azure Active Directory
19 35 (0.83%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 145 (3.45%) Firewall
2 106 (2.52%) IPv4
3 104 (2.47%) VPN
4 88 (2.09%) HTTP
5 86 (2.05%) VLAN
6 84 (2.00%) OSPF
7 55 (1.31%) Internet
8 52 (1.24%) SSL
9 49 (1.17%) DNS
10 38 (0.90%) TCP/IP
11 31 (0.74%) Skype
12 16 (0.38%) LAN
12 16 (0.38%) Network Security
12 16 (0.38%) WAN
13 13 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
14 12 (0.29%) DMZ
14 12 (0.29%) OpenVPN
14 12 (0.29%) Wireless
15 11 (0.26%) Calico
16 10 (0.24%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 757 (18.01%) MySQL
2 641 (15.25%) SQL Server
3 457 (10.87%) NoSQL
4 370 (8.80%) PostgreSQL
5 303 (7.21%) Relational Database
6 244 (5.80%) MongoDB
7 218 (5.19%) Redis
8 155 (3.69%) MariaDB
9 131 (3.12%) Big Data
10 98 (2.33%) HBase
11 76 (1.81%) Amazon RDS
12 75 (1.78%) Data Warehouse
13 58 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 57 (1.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 56 (1.33%) Azure SQL Database
16 52 (1.24%) Oracle Database
17 49 (1.17%) RDBMS
17 49 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 41 (0.98%) Hadoop
19 39 (0.93%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 785 (18.67%) Jenkins
2 638 (15.18%) JIRA
3 417 (9.92%) Subversion
4 216 (5.14%) Bitbucket
5 202 (4.80%) JUnit
6 198 (4.71%) Cucumber
7 193 (4.59%) TeamCity
8 189 (4.50%) GitLab
9 188 (4.47%) Selenium
10 184 (4.38%) Gradle
11 167 (3.97%) webpack
12 162 (3.85%) Cypress.io
13 157 (3.73%) Maven
14 155 (3.69%) IntelliJ
15 153 (3.64%) Sonatype Nexus
16 150 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
17 146 (3.47%) Visual Studio
18 137 (3.26%) Mercurial
19 135 (3.21%) Eclipse
20 132 (3.14%) Protractor
General
1 674 (16.03%) Social Skills
2 550 (13.08%) Finance
3 197 (4.69%) Banking
4 193 (4.59%) Marketing
5 167 (3.97%) Retail
6 164 (3.90%) Law
7 153 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
8 127 (3.02%) Games
9 90 (2.14%) Public Sector
10 65 (1.55%) Manufacturing
11 62 (1.47%) Telecoms
12 58 (1.38%) Automotive
12 58 (1.38%) Electronics
13 56 (1.33%) Organisational Skills
14 35 (0.83%) Legal
15 25 (0.59%) Influencing Skills
16 23 (0.55%) Billing
16 23 (0.55%) Presentation Skills
17 22 (0.52%) Publishing
18 19 (0.45%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2,520 (59.94%) Developer
2 562 (13.37%) Senior Developer
3 473 (11.25%) PHP Developer
4 444 (10.56%) DevOps Engineer
5 436 (10.37%) Software Engineer
6 412 (9.80%) Software Developer
7 381 (9.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 295 (7.02%) Full Stack Developer
9 293 (6.97%) .NET Developer
10 245 (5.83%) React Developer
11 241 (5.73%) JavaScript Developer
12 238 (5.66%) Java Developer
13 168 (4.00%) Lead Developer
14 160 (3.81%) AWS Engineer
15 153 (3.64%) C# Developer
16 147 (3.50%) Web Developer
17 132 (3.14%) Senior Software Developer
18 129 (3.07%) AWS DevOps
19 128 (3.04%) AWS DevOps Engineer
20 121 (2.88%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,395 (33.18%) CSS
2 1,329 (31.61%) HTML
3 973 (23.14%) React
4 873 (20.77%) .NET
5 840 (19.98%) AngularJS
6 708 (16.84%) Node.js
7 681 (16.20%) RESTful
8 566 (13.46%) REST
9 518 (12.32%) Web Services
10 482 (11.47%) HTML5
11 477 (11.35%) jQuery
12 437 (10.39%) Spring
13 426 (10.13%) Vue.js
14 408 (9.71%) Laravel
15 407 (9.68%) .NET Core
16 352 (8.37%) JSON
17 344 (8.18%) Redux
18 341 (8.11%) ASP.NET
19 338 (8.04%) Sass
20 322 (7.66%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 377 (8.97%) User Experience
2 255 (6.07%) Mobile App
3 179 (4.26%) Greenfield Project
4 170 (4.04%) Linux Command Line
5 161 (3.83%) Self-Motivation
6 123 (2.93%) Hybrid Cloud
7 114 (2.71%) Public Cloud
8 97 (2.31%) Algorithms
9 76 (1.81%) Data Structures
10 45 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
11 43 (1.02%) Data Centre
12 39 (0.93%) EPoS
13 38 (0.90%) Management Information System
14 35 (0.83%) Virtual Team
15 30 (0.71%) NHS
16 28 (0.67%) Life Science
16 28 (0.67%) PKI
16 28 (0.67%) Renewable Energy
17 26 (0.62%) Cloud Native
18 22 (0.52%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1,317 (31.33%) Linux
2 397 (9.44%) Windows
3 261 (6.21%) Unix
4 174 (4.14%) Android
5 150 (3.57%) Apple iOS
5 150 (3.57%) Windows Server
6 128 (3.04%) Ubuntu
7 117 (2.78%) CentOS
8 72 (1.71%) Windows Server 2016
9 47 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 21 (0.50%) Embedded Linux
11 13 (0.31%) Windows 10
11 13 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (0.29%) Alpine Linux
13 9 (0.21%) Debian
13 9 (0.21%) Windows 7
14 8 (0.19%) AIX
15 7 (0.17%) VMS
16 6 (0.14%) Windows 8
17 5 (0.12%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,162 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
2 1,502 (35.73%) DevOps
3 925 (22.00%) Scrum
4 817 (19.43%) Software Engineering
5 778 (18.51%) MVC
6 687 (16.34%) Continuous Integration
7 672 (15.98%) TDD
8 605 (14.39%) Microservices
9 585 (13.92%) Front End Development
10 538 (12.80%) OO
11 530 (12.61%) Test Automation
12 477 (11.35%) Problem-Solving
13 469 (11.16%) Web Development
14 421 (10.01%) Unit Testing
15 413 (9.82%) Mentoring
16 406 (9.66%) Computer Science
17 379 (9.02%) E-Commerce
18 368 (8.75%) OOP
19 322 (7.66%) BDD
20 318 (7.56%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2,028 (48.24%) JavaScript
2 1,152 (27.40%) SQL
3 1,031 (24.52%) C#
4 938 (22.31%) Java
5 900 (21.41%) PHP
6 860 (20.46%) Python
7 581 (13.82%) TypeScript
8 335 (7.97%) Bash Shell
9 309 (7.35%) PowerShell
10 213 (5.07%) ES6
11 202 (4.80%) C++
12 161 (3.83%) Shell Script
13 156 (3.71%) Go
14 144 (3.43%) T-SQL
15 121 (2.88%) Groovy
16 90 (2.14%) Ruby
17 83 (1.97%) C
18 82 (1.95%) Java 8
19 74 (1.76%) PHP 7
20 59 (1.40%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 593 (14.11%) Degree
2 239 (5.69%) Security Cleared
3 208 (4.95%) SC Cleared
4 172 (4.09%) Computer Science Degree
5 104 (2.47%) Oracle Certification
6 102 (2.43%) OCP
7 62 (1.47%) AWS Certification
8 47 (1.12%) RHCE
9 42 (1.00%) GIAC
10 29 (0.69%) ISTQB
11 17 (0.40%) Master's Degree
12 16 (0.38%) HND
13 13 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
13 13 (0.31%) PhD
14 12 (0.29%) ISEB
15 11 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 10 (0.24%) DV Cleared
16 10 (0.24%) TOGAF Certification
17 9 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
17 9 (0.21%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 267 (6.35%) QA
2 81 (1.93%) Accessibility
3 36 (0.86%) PCI DSS
4 29 (0.69%) SLA
5 19 (0.45%) GRC
6 14 (0.33%) GDPR
6 14 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 12 (0.29%) WAI
8 11 (0.26%) WCAG
9 10 (0.24%) HIPAA
9 10 (0.24%) PMO
9 10 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 9 (0.21%) Data Quality
11 5 (0.12%) ISO 9001
11 5 (0.12%) SOC 2
12 4 (0.095%) IEC 62304
12 4 (0.095%) ISO 13485
13 2 (0.048%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 2 (0.048%) JTAG
14 1 (0.024%) IEC 61131
System Software
1 1,147 (27.28%) Docker
2 220 (5.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 95 (2.26%) HDFS
4 87 (2.07%) VMware ESXi
5 49 (1.17%) Active Directory
6 45 (1.07%) Virtual Machines
7 24 (0.57%) vSphere
8 22 (0.52%) Firmware
9 11 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
10 7 (0.17%) NFS
11 6 (0.14%) Postfix
12 4 (0.095%) Apache Flume
12 4 (0.095%) iptables
12 4 (0.095%) Xen
13 3 (0.071%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 3 (0.071%) KVM
14 2 (0.048%) Hyper-V
14 2 (0.048%) LXC
14 2 (0.048%) VirtualBox
15 1 (0.024%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 692 (16.46%) Kubernetes
2 568 (13.51%) Ansible
3 538 (12.80%) Terraform
4 342 (8.14%) Puppet
5 248 (5.90%) Opscode Chef
6 79 (1.88%) Istio
7 43 (1.02%) Grafana
8 36 (0.86%) Prometheus
9 22 (0.52%) Rancher
10 21 (0.50%) HAProxy
10 21 (0.50%) Packer
11 19 (0.45%) Kibana
12 16 (0.38%) Docker Swarm
12 16 (0.38%) Graphite
13 15 (0.36%) Salt
14 13 (0.31%) Rundeck
15 12 (0.29%) Nagios
16 11 (0.26%) Consul
17 9 (0.21%) vRealize
18 8 (0.19%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 451 (10.73%) Microsoft
2 279 (6.64%) VMware
3 235 (5.59%) Google
4 200 (4.76%) Oracle
5 112 (2.66%) Zend
6 100 (2.38%) Okta
6 100 (2.38%) Red Hat
7 63 (1.50%) Atlassian
8 59 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
9 52 (1.24%) Sitecore
10 50 (1.19%) Apple
11 40 (0.95%) Telerik
12 35 (0.83%) Adobe
12 35 (0.83%) IBM
13 32 (0.76%) SAP
13 32 (0.76%) Splunk
14 30 (0.71%) Xamarin
15 26 (0.62%) WooCommerce
16 18 (0.43%) PayPal
17 17 (0.40%) HP