Period
to 15 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London 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 15 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 290 312 298
Rank change year-on-year +22 -14 +175
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 830 912 1,024
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 1.05% 0.99% 1.07%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.71% 4.41% 6.14%
Number of salaries quoted 606 682 843
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £29,125 £28,865 £27,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £53,875
% change year-on-year +9.09% +2.09% +2.62%

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 UK excluding London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 22,380 20,674 16,689
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 28.40% 22.38% 17.37%
Number of salaries quoted 18,034 16,827 13,902
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,250 £26,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £68,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing GitHub as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for GitHub in the UK excluding London

GitHub
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GitHub in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for GitHub in the UK excluding London

GitHub
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GitHub in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 15 October 2019.

Salary histogram for GitHub in the UK excluding London

GitHub
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 GitHub within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 15 October 2019. 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
North of England +72 288 £45,584 +12.55% 63
South East +28 279 £50,000 -13.04% 54
North West +103 208 £45,500 +13.75% 38
Midlands +8 88 £60,000 +50.00% 29
Yorkshire +12 76 £45,669 -3.86% 21
East of England -6 53 £45,000 -5.26% 15
South West -40 49 £50,000 - 16
East Midlands +7 46 £60,000 +60.00% 13
Scotland +24 45 £48,004 +6.67% 21
West Midlands +17 42 £57,500 +43.75% 16
Wales +9 24 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Northern Ireland - 5 £47,500 - 1
North East +15 3 £42,500 +17.24% 4
GitHub
UK

For the 6 months to 15 October 2019, 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 413 (49.76%) Agile Software Development
2 357 (43.01%) JavaScript
3 322 (38.80%) Git (software)
4 277 (33.37%) DevOps
5 273 (32.89%) AWS
6 269 (32.41%) Java
7 262 (31.57%) Jenkins
8 242 (29.16%) TDD
9 241 (29.04%) HTML
10 229 (27.59%) Linux
10 229 (27.59%) Docker
11 223 (26.87%) CSS
12 220 (26.51%) Azure
13 217 (26.14%) JIRA
14 194 (23.37%) Scrum
15 191 (23.01%) Python
15 191 (23.01%) Continuous Integration
16 183 (22.05%) Software Engineering
17 180 (21.69%) C#
17 180 (21.69%) PHP
18 174 (20.96%) SQL
19 164 (19.76%) .NET
20 158 (19.04%) Node.js
21 155 (18.67%) RESTful
22 153 (18.43%) React
23 147 (17.71%) AngularJS
24 143 (17.23%) MySQL
25 137 (16.51%) Test Automation
25 137 (16.51%) GitLab
26 135 (16.27%) Finance

GitHub
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 72 (8.67%) Confluence
2 47 (5.66%) WordPress
3 37 (4.46%) WebSphere
4 36 (4.34%) CMS
5 32 (3.86%) Elasticsearch
5 32 (3.86%) Tomcat
6 31 (3.73%) Apache
6 31 (3.73%) Cloud Foundry
7 26 (3.13%) nginx
8 14 (1.69%) Drupal
9 11 (1.33%) Apache Spark
10 10 (1.20%) OpenStack
10 10 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
11 9 (1.08%) IIS
11 9 (1.08%) SharePoint
12 7 (0.84%) Umbraco
13 6 (0.72%) Apache Solr
14 5 (0.60%) MQSeries
15 4 (0.48%) Apache ServiceMix
15 4 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (1.45%) Photoshop
2 9 (1.08%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 34 (4.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (1.81%) Magento
3 6 (0.72%) SAP Hybris
4 4 (0.48%) Summit
5 2 (0.24%) CA PPM
5 2 (0.24%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 273 (32.89%) AWS
2 220 (26.51%) Azure
3 97 (11.69%) GCP
4 93 (11.20%) Slack
5 83 (10.00%) SaaS
6 72 (8.67%) Serverless
7 49 (5.90%) Amazon EC2
8 42 (5.06%) AWS Lambda
9 40 (4.82%) Amazon S3
9 40 (4.82%) AWS CloudFormation
10 25 (3.01%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 25 (3.01%) npm
11 24 (2.89%) Amazon SQS
12 23 (2.77%) Datadog
13 19 (2.29%) Cloud Computing
14 17 (2.05%) IaaS
14 17 (2.05%) PaaS
15 11 (1.33%) Dynamics 365
15 11 (1.33%) Trello
16 9 (1.08%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 28 (3.37%) Internet
2 21 (2.53%) Firewall
3 13 (1.57%) DNS
4 9 (1.08%) TCP/IP
5 8 (0.96%) DHCP
5 8 (0.96%) HTTP
5 8 (0.96%) Skype
6 4 (0.48%) Intranet
6 4 (0.48%) Network Security
6 4 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (0.36%) DMZ
7 3 (0.36%) ICMP
7 3 (0.36%) SNMP
7 3 (0.36%) VPN
7 3 (0.36%) Wireshark
8 2 (0.24%) Bluetooth
8 2 (0.24%) NFC
8 2 (0.24%) RFID
8 2 (0.24%) SSL
9 1 (0.12%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (17.23%) MySQL
2 109 (13.13%) NoSQL
3 91 (10.96%) SQL Server
4 79 (9.52%) MongoDB
5 78 (9.40%) Relational Database
6 50 (6.02%) PostgreSQL
7 46 (5.54%) Big Data
8 45 (5.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 30 (3.61%) Hadoop
10 28 (3.37%) Amazon RDS
11 23 (2.77%) Neo4j
12 15 (1.81%) Informix
13 13 (1.57%) Apache Cassandra
13 13 (1.57%) Oracle Database
14 12 (1.45%) MariaDB
15 11 (1.33%) BigQuery
15 11 (1.33%) DB2
16 10 (1.20%) Amazon Redshift
16 10 (1.20%) Apache Hive
16 10 (1.20%) Redis
Development Applications
1 322 (38.80%) Git (software)
2 262 (31.57%) Jenkins
3 217 (26.14%) JIRA
4 137 (16.51%) GitLab
5 106 (12.77%) Bitbucket
6 63 (7.59%) Selenium
7 59 (7.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 58 (6.99%) Cucumber
9 48 (5.78%) Maven
10 46 (5.54%) Team Foundation Server
11 44 (5.30%) Subversion
11 44 (5.30%) Visual Studio
12 41 (4.94%) Jasmine
13 37 (4.46%) SonarQube
14 36 (4.34%) JUnit
15 32 (3.86%) TeamCity
16 27 (3.25%) Visual Studio Team System
17 26 (3.13%) webpack
18 24 (2.89%) Octopus Deploy
18 24 (2.89%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 135 (16.27%) Finance
2 62 (7.47%) Marketing
3 60 (7.23%) Banking
4 44 (5.30%) Retail
5 29 (3.49%) Electronics
6 28 (3.37%) Public Sector
7 25 (3.01%) Manufacturing
8 24 (2.89%) Telecoms
9 17 (2.05%) Games
10 11 (1.33%) Advertising
10 11 (1.33%) Automotive
11 6 (0.72%) Aerospace
11 6 (0.72%) Legal
12 5 (0.60%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.24%) Law
13 2 (0.24%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.24%) Publishing
13 2 (0.24%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.12%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 469 (56.51%) Developer
2 96 (11.57%) Software Engineer
3 95 (11.45%) DevOps Engineer
4 90 (10.84%) PHP Developer
5 77 (9.28%) Senior Developer
6 63 (7.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 49 (5.90%) Java Developer
7 49 (5.90%) Python Developer
8 47 (5.66%) Software Developer
9 45 (5.42%) Full Stack Developer
10 44 (5.30%) Web Developer
11 34 (4.10%) AWS Engineer
11 34 (4.10%) JavaScript Developer
12 29 (3.49%) Senior DevOps
13 28 (3.37%) .NET Developer
14 27 (3.25%) Cloud Engineer
14 27 (3.25%) Senior Software Engineer
15 26 (3.13%) Node.js Developer
16 24 (2.89%) Junior
17 22 (2.65%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 241 (29.04%) HTML
2 223 (26.87%) CSS
3 164 (19.76%) .NET
4 158 (19.04%) Node.js
5 155 (18.67%) RESTful
6 153 (18.43%) React
7 147 (17.71%) AngularJS
8 92 (11.08%) jQuery
9 87 (10.48%) JSON
10 83 (10.00%) HTML5
11 74 (8.92%) Spring
12 73 (8.80%) Vue.js
13 72 (8.67%) Laravel
14 68 (8.19%) REST
15 66 (7.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 56 (6.75%) ASP.NET
17 55 (6.63%) Web Services
18 51 (6.14%) React Native
19 46 (5.54%) SOAP
19 46 (5.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 101 (12.17%) User Experience
2 55 (6.63%) Mobile App
3 54 (6.51%) Greenfield Project
4 33 (3.98%) Cloud Native
5 28 (3.37%) Public Cloud
6 27 (3.25%) Linux Command Line
7 19 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
7 19 (2.29%) Self-Motivation
8 13 (1.57%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (1.45%) Algorithms
9 12 (1.45%) Management Information System
10 11 (1.33%) NHS
11 10 (1.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 8 (0.96%) BBC
12 8 (0.96%) Data Centre
12 8 (0.96%) Hybrid Cloud
12 8 (0.96%) Kindle
13 7 (0.84%) Blog
13 7 (0.84%) Mainframe
14 5 (0.60%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 229 (27.59%) Linux
2 53 (6.39%) Windows
3 47 (5.66%) Apple iOS
4 28 (3.37%) Unix
5 27 (3.25%) Android
6 26 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 24 (2.89%) Windows Server
8 16 (1.93%) CentOS
9 9 (1.08%) Mac OS
10 8 (0.96%) Ubuntu
11 5 (0.60%) zOS
12 2 (0.24%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.24%) VMS
13 1 (0.12%) Debian
13 1 (0.12%) FreeRTOS
13 1 (0.12%) MVS
13 1 (0.12%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 413 (49.76%) Agile Software Development
2 277 (33.37%) DevOps
3 242 (29.16%) TDD
4 194 (23.37%) Scrum
5 191 (23.01%) Continuous Integration
6 183 (22.05%) Software Engineering
7 137 (16.51%) Test Automation
8 123 (14.82%) OO
9 112 (13.49%) BDD
10 110 (13.25%) Microservices
11 102 (12.29%) Mentoring
12 100 (12.05%) Problem-Solving
13 97 (11.69%) Coaching
14 96 (11.57%) Kanban
14 96 (11.57%) MVC
15 86 (10.36%) OOP
16 85 (10.24%) Open Source
17 80 (9.64%) Front End Development
18 79 (9.52%) Web Development
19 71 (8.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 357 (43.01%) JavaScript
2 269 (32.41%) Java
3 191 (23.01%) Python
4 180 (21.69%) C#
4 180 (21.69%) PHP
5 174 (20.96%) SQL
6 64 (7.71%) Ruby
7 44 (5.30%) Apple Swift
8 43 (5.18%) PowerShell
8 43 (5.18%) Shell Script
9 42 (5.06%) Bash Shell
10 34 (4.10%) ES6
11 29 (3.49%) Groovy
12 24 (2.89%) C++
13 18 (2.17%) C
13 18 (2.17%) TypeScript
14 17 (2.05%) ES7
14 17 (2.05%) Go
14 17 (2.05%) Java 8
14 17 (2.05%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 77 (9.28%) Degree
2 25 (3.01%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (1.33%) AWS Certification
4 5 (0.60%) DBS Check
4 5 (0.60%) Network+ Certification
5 4 (0.48%) PhD
6 3 (0.36%) GCIA
6 3 (0.36%) GCIH
6 3 (0.36%) GSEC
6 3 (0.36%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.36%) SSCP
7 2 (0.24%) CCNA
7 2 (0.24%) CCNP
7 2 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.24%) MCSA
7 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.12%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (4.46%) QA
2 11 (1.33%) PCI DSS
3 10 (1.20%) GDPR
4 3 (0.36%) WCAG
5 2 (0.24%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 2 (0.24%) FedRAMP
5 2 (0.24%) GAMP
5 2 (0.24%) GxP
5 2 (0.24%) ISO 13485
5 2 (0.24%) PSD2
6 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.12%) MISRA
6 1 (0.12%) MISRA C
System Software
1 229 (27.59%) Docker
2 17 (2.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.33%) Active Directory
4 10 (1.20%) HDFS
5 8 (0.96%) Hyper-V
5 8 (0.96%) vSphere
6 7 (0.84%) Apache Flume
7 3 (0.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 3 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.24%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 2 (0.24%) etcd
8 2 (0.24%) Firmware
9 1 (0.12%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 130 (15.66%) Ansible
1 130 (15.66%) Kubernetes
2 129 (15.54%) Terraform
3 100 (12.05%) Puppet
4 77 (9.28%) Opscode Chef
5 31 (3.73%) Grafana
6 23 (2.77%) Graphite
7 22 (2.65%) Prometheus
8 21 (2.53%) Docker Swarm
9 16 (1.93%) Kibana
9 16 (1.93%) Packer
10 14 (1.69%) Consul
11 9 (1.08%) Salt
12 6 (0.72%) logstash
12 6 (0.72%) Oozie
13 4 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
13 4 (0.48%) MIIS
14 3 (0.36%) rkt
15 2 (0.24%) CloudHub
15 2 (0.24%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 116 (13.98%) Microsoft
2 60 (7.23%) Google
3 55 (6.63%) Oracle
4 48 (5.78%) Atlassian
5 32 (3.86%) SAP
6 31 (3.73%) IBM
7 26 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
8 20 (2.41%) VMware
9 18 (2.17%) Cypress Semiconductor
9 18 (2.17%) Splunk
10 16 (1.93%) AppDynamics
11 13 (1.57%) New Relic
12 10 (1.20%) Red Hat
13 9 (1.08%) Adobe
14 8 (0.96%) Marketo
14 8 (0.96%) Pardot
15 7 (0.84%) Zend
16 6 (0.72%) ATG
16 6 (0.72%) Black Duck
16 6 (0.72%) hybris