Period
to 24 January 2020

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 24 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
24 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 267 295 321
Rank change year-on-year +28 +26 +142
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 806 935 977
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 1.14% 1.10% 0.98%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.76% 4.64% 5.16%
Number of salaries quoted 636 673 795
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.65% -5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £62,250
UK median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +9.52% -4.55%

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 21,461 20,165 18,942
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 30.23% 23.76% 18.96%
Number of salaries quoted 17,455 16,001 15,627
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,925 £26,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year - +6.80% +3.00%

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 24 January 2020.

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 24 January 2020. 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 +57 295 £55,000 - 39
North of England +40 263 £45,000 -8.79% 56
North West +98 189 £45,000 -5.26% 42
Midlands +3 106 £55,000 +37.50% 27
Yorkshire -13 66 £55,000 +11.48% 10
East of England +35 57 £43,500 -8.42% 13
East Midlands -8 55 £65,000 +62.50% 13
West Midlands +9 51 £48,300 +13.65% 14
South West -43 43 £35,000 -36.36% 22
Scotland +28 30 £60,000 +33.33% 13
Wales -2 15 £55,000 +37.50% 6
North East +12 8 £47,500 -3.72% 4
Northern Ireland - 1 £47,500 -
GitHub
UK

For the 6 months to 24 January 2020, 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.

1 398 (49.38%) Agile Software Development
2 371 (46.03%) JavaScript
3 318 (39.45%) Git (software)
4 255 (31.64%) Jenkins
5 254 (31.51%) DevOps
6 248 (30.77%) Java
7 245 (30.40%) HTML
8 237 (29.40%) C#
9 221 (27.42%) .NET
10 217 (26.92%) AWS
11 213 (26.43%) Docker
12 206 (25.56%) CSS
13 205 (25.43%) SQL
14 202 (25.06%) TDD
15 192 (23.82%) JIRA
16 183 (22.70%) Linux
16 183 (22.70%) Azure
17 165 (20.47%) PHP
18 162 (20.10%) Python
18 162 (20.10%) Scrum
18 162 (20.10%) Node.js
19 153 (18.98%) Continuous Integration
20 151 (18.73%) AngularJS
21 147 (18.24%) Test Automation
22 142 (17.62%) React
23 140 (17.37%) Bitbucket
23 140 (17.37%) Ansible
23 140 (17.37%) Software Engineering
24 139 (17.25%) Microservices
24 139 (17.25%) Kubernetes

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 88 (10.92%) Confluence
2 41 (5.09%) CMS
3 39 (4.84%) WordPress
4 29 (3.60%) Apache
5 21 (2.61%) Cloud Foundry
5 21 (2.61%) Elasticsearch
6 19 (2.36%) nginx
7 18 (2.23%) SharePoint
8 17 (2.11%) SharePoint 2013
9 15 (1.86%) Tomcat
10 14 (1.74%) WebSphere
11 11 (1.36%) Oracle Service Bus
11 11 (1.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 11 (1.36%) WebLogic
12 10 (1.24%) Drupal
13 8 (0.99%) OpenStack
14 6 (0.74%) Apache Solr
15 4 (0.50%) IIS
16 3 (0.37%) Anypoint
16 3 (0.37%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 13 (1.61%) Adobe XD
1 13 (1.61%) InVision
2 12 (1.49%) Photoshop
3 11 (1.36%) Zeplin
4 8 (0.99%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.50%) Sketch
6 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 50 (6.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.36%) Oracle Applications
3 10 (1.24%) Magento
4 8 (0.99%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (0.62%) SAP Hybris
6 4 (0.50%) NetSuite
7 3 (0.37%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.12%) Raiser's Edge
8 1 (0.12%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 217 (26.92%) AWS
2 183 (22.70%) Azure
3 81 (10.05%) Slack
4 76 (9.43%) GCP
5 70 (8.68%) SaaS
6 55 (6.82%) Serverless
7 40 (4.96%) AWS CloudFormation
8 35 (4.34%) Amazon S3
9 34 (4.22%) Amazon EC2
10 32 (3.97%) AWS Lambda
11 22 (2.73%) Amazon SQS
12 21 (2.61%) npm
13 19 (2.36%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 19 (2.36%) Cloud Computing
14 18 (2.23%) IaaS
15 16 (1.99%) Datadog
16 15 (1.86%) OpenShift
17 14 (1.74%) Amazon ECS
18 11 (1.36%) Google Play
19 10 (1.24%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.85%) Firewall
2 22 (2.73%) Internet
3 18 (2.23%) TCP/IP
4 14 (1.74%) Intranet
5 13 (1.61%) DNS
6 12 (1.49%) LTE
6 12 (1.49%) Wireless
7 9 (1.12%) HTTP
7 9 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (0.87%) VPN
9 6 (0.74%) Bluetooth
9 6 (0.74%) GSM
9 6 (0.74%) MQTT
9 6 (0.74%) UMTS
10 5 (0.62%) Network Security
10 5 (0.62%) SSL
11 4 (0.50%) BGP
11 4 (0.50%) IPv6
11 4 (0.50%) MPLS
11 4 (0.50%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (15.01%) MySQL
2 85 (10.55%) SQL Server
3 74 (9.18%) NoSQL
4 66 (8.19%) MongoDB
5 33 (4.09%) PostgreSQL
5 33 (4.09%) Relational Database
6 32 (3.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 28 (3.47%) Amazon RDS
8 23 (2.85%) Redis
9 21 (2.61%) Big Data
10 11 (1.36%) Hadoop
10 11 (1.36%) Neo4j
10 11 (1.36%) Oracle ODI
11 7 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (0.62%) MS Access
12 5 (0.62%) Oracle Database
13 4 (0.50%) HBase
13 4 (0.50%) Power BI
14 3 (0.37%) Amazon Redshift
14 3 (0.37%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 318 (39.45%) Git (software)
2 255 (31.64%) Jenkins
3 192 (23.82%) JIRA
4 140 (17.37%) Bitbucket
5 117 (14.52%) GitLab
6 85 (10.55%) Selenium
7 67 (8.31%) Team Foundation Server
8 62 (7.69%) Cucumber
8 62 (7.69%) Maven
9 61 (7.57%) Subversion
10 54 (6.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 46 (5.71%) Visual Studio
12 43 (5.33%) gulp
12 43 (5.33%) JUnit
13 40 (4.96%) Jasmine
14 36 (4.47%) NUnit
14 36 (4.47%) SonarQube
15 33 (4.09%) TestNG
16 32 (3.97%) WebDriver
17 30 (3.72%) TeamCity
General
1 117 (14.52%) Finance
2 47 (5.83%) Banking
3 34 (4.22%) Marketing
4 29 (3.60%) Retail
5 21 (2.61%) Legal
6 15 (1.86%) Games
7 11 (1.36%) Automotive
8 10 (1.24%) Electronics
9 8 (0.99%) Advertising
10 7 (0.87%) Aerospace
11 5 (0.62%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.62%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.50%) Public Sector
13 2 (0.25%) iGaming
13 2 (0.25%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.25%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.25%) Telecoms
14 1 (0.12%) Back Office
14 1 (0.12%) Law
Job Titles
1 440 (54.59%) Developer
2 104 (12.90%) DevOps Engineer
3 82 (10.17%) Senior Developer
4 74 (9.18%) PHP Developer
5 73 (9.06%) Software Engineer
6 69 (8.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 49 (6.08%) Full Stack Developer
7 49 (6.08%) Software Developer
8 48 (5.96%) .NET Developer
9 41 (5.09%) Web Developer
10 37 (4.59%) C# Developer
11 35 (4.34%) C# .NET Developer
12 31 (3.85%) Automation Engineer
12 31 (3.85%) Java Developer
13 30 (3.72%) JavaScript Developer
14 28 (3.47%) Senior DevOps
15 23 (2.85%) AWS DevOps
15 23 (2.85%) AWS Engineer
15 23 (2.85%) Junior
16 22 (2.73%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 245 (30.40%) HTML
2 221 (27.42%) .NET
3 206 (25.56%) CSS
4 162 (20.10%) Node.js
5 151 (18.73%) AngularJS
6 142 (17.62%) React
7 127 (15.76%) RESTful
8 113 (14.02%) REST
9 104 (12.90%) HTML5
10 82 (10.17%) Web Services
11 77 (9.55%) JSON
12 74 (9.18%) jQuery
12 74 (9.18%) Vue.js
13 66 (8.19%) Laravel
13 66 (8.19%) SOAP
14 55 (6.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 53 (6.58%) Sass
16 52 (6.45%) Spring
17 47 (5.83%) CSS3
18 43 (5.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 69 (8.56%) User Experience
2 47 (5.83%) Greenfield Project
3 39 (4.84%) Self-Motivation
4 33 (4.09%) Mobile App
4 33 (4.09%) Public Cloud
5 26 (3.23%) Cloud Native
5 26 (3.23%) Linux Command Line
6 24 (2.98%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (1.36%) NHS
9 10 (1.24%) Hybrid Cloud
10 8 (0.99%) Internet of Things
11 7 (0.87%) Algorithms
11 7 (0.87%) Embedded Systems
11 7 (0.87%) Renewable Energy
12 6 (0.74%) Management Information System
13 5 (0.62%) Data Centre
13 5 (0.62%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 5 (0.62%) N-Tier
14 4 (0.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 183 (22.70%) Linux
2 68 (8.44%) Windows
3 38 (4.71%) Apple iOS
4 31 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 28 (3.47%) Android
6 21 (2.61%) Unix
7 19 (2.36%) CentOS
8 18 (2.23%) Windows Server
9 7 (0.87%) Mac OS
10 5 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.37%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.25%) zOS
13 1 (0.12%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 398 (49.38%) Agile Software Development
2 254 (31.51%) DevOps
3 202 (25.06%) TDD
4 162 (20.10%) Scrum
5 153 (18.98%) Continuous Integration
6 147 (18.24%) Test Automation
7 140 (17.37%) Software Engineering
8 139 (17.25%) Microservices
9 113 (14.02%) BDD
10 109 (13.52%) Front End Development
11 100 (12.41%) OO
12 86 (10.67%) MVC
13 85 (10.55%) Web Development
14 82 (10.17%) Problem-Solving
15 79 (9.80%) Coaching
16 78 (9.68%) Mentoring
17 75 (9.31%) Open Source
18 72 (8.93%) Unit Testing
19 61 (7.57%) OOP
20 59 (7.32%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 371 (46.03%) JavaScript
2 248 (30.77%) Java
3 237 (29.40%) C#
4 205 (25.43%) SQL
5 165 (20.47%) PHP
6 162 (20.10%) Python
7 50 (6.20%) PowerShell
8 48 (5.96%) Ruby
9 40 (4.96%) C++
10 37 (4.59%) Shell Script
11 36 (4.47%) Apple Swift
11 36 (4.47%) TypeScript
12 32 (3.97%) ES6
13 31 (3.85%) Bash Shell
13 31 (3.85%) VBScript
14 30 (3.72%) VB.NET
15 26 (3.23%) C
16 25 (3.10%) Objective-C
17 17 (2.11%) Kotlin
18 16 (1.99%) Go
Qualifications
1 70 (8.68%) Degree
2 14 (1.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (1.36%) Oracle Certification
3 11 (1.36%) Security Cleared
4 10 (1.24%) SC Cleared
5 6 (0.74%) AWS Certification
5 6 (0.74%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.50%) GCIA
6 4 (0.50%) GCIH
6 4 (0.50%) GSEC
6 4 (0.50%) ISEB
6 4 (0.50%) JNCIE
6 4 (0.50%) JNCIP
6 4 (0.50%) SSCP
7 3 (0.37%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.25%) CCNA
8 2 (0.25%) CCNP
8 2 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.25%) LPIC
8 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (5.33%) QA
2 9 (1.12%) WCAG
3 8 (0.99%) GDPR
3 8 (0.99%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.12%) PMO
System Software
1 213 (26.43%) Docker
2 15 (1.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.87%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.74%) Firmware
4 6 (0.74%) vSphere
5 4 (0.50%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.50%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 1 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 140 (17.37%) Ansible
2 139 (17.25%) Kubernetes
3 125 (15.51%) Terraform
4 96 (11.91%) Puppet
5 74 (9.18%) Opscode Chef
6 42 (5.21%) Packer
7 21 (2.61%) Docker Swarm
8 19 (2.36%) Grafana
9 17 (2.11%) Prometheus
10 16 (1.99%) Graphite
11 15 (1.86%) Consul
11 15 (1.86%) Kibana
12 10 (1.24%) MIIS
13 6 (0.74%) Salt
14 4 (0.50%) Pingdom
15 2 (0.25%) cPanel
15 2 (0.25%) logstash
15 2 (0.25%) Plesk
15 2 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 2 (0.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 85 (10.55%) Microsoft
2 56 (6.95%) Google
3 39 (4.84%) Oracle
4 35 (4.34%) Atlassian
5 23 (2.85%) Salesforce.com
6 19 (2.36%) SAP
7 18 (2.23%) VMware
8 15 (1.86%) Adobe
9 13 (1.61%) New Relic
10 12 (1.49%) Black Duck
10 12 (1.49%) HP
10 12 (1.49%) SolarWinds
11 10 (1.24%) AppDynamics
11 10 (1.24%) Juniper
11 10 (1.24%) Splunk
12 9 (1.12%) Red Hat
13 7 (0.87%) Cisco
13 7 (0.87%) IBM
14 6 (0.74%) Marketo
14 6 (0.74%) Pardot