Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
14 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 245 315 333
Rank change year-on-year +70 +18 -16
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 414 824 916
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 1.20% 1.01% 0.95%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.55% 3.66% 4.34%
Number of salaries quoted 359 703 803
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £79,350 £68,750
UK median annual salary £56,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -5.83% +9.09% +4.76%

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 11,666 22,507 21,109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 33.85% 27.47% 21.99%
Number of salaries quoted 9,540 18,070 17,242
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing GitHub as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing GitHub in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 14 August 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 14 August 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
North of England +72 131 £45,000 - 36
South East +97 128 £50,500 - 24
North West +55 101 £50,000 +11.11% 13
Midlands +101 64 £45,000 -21.74% 15
West Midlands +97 56 £50,000 -13.04% 11
South West +74 45 £55,000 +15.79% 21
Yorkshire +85 19 £43,750 -3.49% 19
Scotland +70 18 £25,000 -50.00% 5
East of England +53 13 £50,000 -20.00% 17
North East +31 11 £32,500 -23.53% 4
Wales +16 11 £50,000 +5.26% 6
East Midlands +58 8 £40,000 -31.91% 4
Northern Ireland +29 6 £32,500 -31.58%
GitHub
UK

For the 6 months to 14 August 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.

1 211 (50.97%) Agile Software Development
2 182 (43.96%) DevOps
3 152 (36.71%) JavaScript
4 151 (36.47%) Git (software)
5 145 (35.02%) Jenkins
6 140 (33.82%) AWS
7 126 (30.43%) Python
8 120 (28.99%) Java
9 113 (27.29%) Docker
9 113 (27.29%) Kubernetes
10 104 (25.12%) Microservices
11 102 (24.64%) Terraform
11 102 (24.64%) C#
12 99 (23.91%) SQL
12 99 (23.91%) .NET
12 99 (23.91%) Linux
12 99 (23.91%) Azure
13 96 (23.19%) Continuous Integration
14 84 (20.29%) Software Engineering
15 82 (19.81%) Scrum
16 81 (19.57%) HTML
17 77 (18.60%) Test Automation
18 71 (17.15%) Open Source
18 71 (17.15%) React
19 64 (15.46%) Ansible
19 64 (15.46%) CSS
19 64 (15.46%) TDD
20 62 (14.98%) PHP
20 62 (14.98%) REST
21 61 (14.73%) Spring

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 43 (10.39%) Elasticsearch
2 39 (9.42%) Confluence
3 28 (6.76%) Apache
4 24 (5.80%) Apache Spark
5 13 (3.14%) CMS
6 12 (2.90%) WordPress
7 8 (1.93%) WebSphere
8 7 (1.69%) nginx
8 7 (1.69%) Tomcat
9 6 (1.45%) Umbraco
10 5 (1.21%) JBoss
11 3 (0.72%) GlassFish
11 3 (0.72%) Gluu
11 3 (0.72%) IIS
12 2 (0.48%) Oracle Spatial
13 1 (0.24%) Alfresco
13 1 (0.24%) Cloud Foundry
13 1 (0.24%) Documentum
13 1 (0.24%) GemFire
Applications
1 6 (1.45%) Photoshop
2 4 (0.97%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.72%) 3ds Max
4 2 (0.48%) Adobe XD
4 2 (0.48%) InVision
4 2 (0.48%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 4 (0.97%) Shopify
2 3 (0.72%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 3 (0.72%) Infor M3
2 3 (0.72%) Magento
3 2 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.24%) Raiser's Edge
4 1 (0.24%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 140 (33.82%) AWS
2 99 (23.91%) Azure
3 50 (12.08%) GCP
4 22 (5.31%) Cloud Computing
5 21 (5.07%) Stackdriver
6 20 (4.83%) SaaS
7 17 (4.11%) Serverless
8 15 (3.62%) Amazon EC2
9 12 (2.90%) Slack
10 11 (2.66%) PaaS
11 10 (2.42%) AWS CloudFormation
12 9 (2.17%) Amazon ECS
13 8 (1.93%) Amazon S3
13 8 (1.93%) AWS Lambda
13 8 (1.93%) OpenShift
14 6 (1.45%) Azure Active Directory
15 5 (1.21%) Amazon SQS
15 5 (1.21%) AWS Fargate
15 5 (1.21%) Datadog
16 4 (0.97%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.62%) Firewall
2 9 (2.17%) TCP/IP
3 8 (1.93%) HTTP
4 7 (1.69%) VPN
4 7 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (1.69%) Wireless
5 6 (1.45%) Bluetooth
5 6 (1.45%) Internet
5 6 (1.45%) LTE
5 6 (1.45%) MQTT
6 4 (0.97%) AMQP
6 4 (0.97%) Network Security
6 4 (0.97%) Skype
6 4 (0.97%) Unified Communications
6 4 (0.97%) VLAN
6 4 (0.97%) VoIP
7 3 (0.72%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (0.72%) OpenLDAP
7 3 (0.72%) SSL
7 3 (0.72%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (10.87%) NoSQL
2 44 (10.63%) SQL Server
3 41 (9.90%) MySQL
4 39 (9.42%) PostgreSQL
5 26 (6.28%) Relational Database
6 23 (5.56%) Big Data
7 18 (4.35%) MongoDB
8 14 (3.38%) Redis
9 11 (2.66%) MariaDB
10 9 (2.17%) Oracle Database
11 8 (1.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 7 (1.69%) Amazon RDS
13 6 (1.45%) Azure SQL Database
14 4 (0.97%) Hadoop
14 4 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 3 (0.72%) Amazon Aurora
15 3 (0.72%) CouchDB
15 3 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 2 (0.48%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
16 2 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 151 (36.47%) Git (software)
2 145 (35.02%) Jenkins
3 59 (14.25%) JIRA
4 50 (12.08%) GitLab
5 42 (10.14%) Bitbucket
6 36 (8.70%) Selenium
7 29 (7.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 29 (7.00%) Maven
8 25 (6.04%) Sonatype Nexus
9 24 (5.80%) Gradle
10 23 (5.56%) Cucumber
11 21 (5.07%) JUnit
12 16 (3.86%) NUnit
12 16 (3.86%) TeamCity
13 14 (3.38%) Hudson
13 14 (3.38%) JMeter
14 12 (2.90%) SonarQube
14 12 (2.90%) Subversion
14 12 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
15 11 (2.66%) Artifactory
General
1 55 (13.29%) Public Sector
2 37 (8.94%) Finance
3 18 (4.35%) Retail
4 17 (4.11%) Marketing
5 12 (2.90%) Banking
6 8 (1.93%) Games
7 7 (1.69%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.45%) Local Government
9 4 (0.97%) Law
10 3 (0.72%) Electronics
10 3 (0.72%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.48%) Back Office
11 2 (0.48%) Billing
11 2 (0.48%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.48%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.48%) Legal
12 1 (0.24%) Advertising
12 1 (0.24%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 198 (47.83%) Developer
2 78 (18.84%) DevOps Engineer
3 43 (10.39%) Software Engineer
4 36 (8.70%) Senior Developer
5 32 (7.73%) .NET Developer
5 32 (7.73%) PHP Developer
6 26 (6.28%) Software Developer
7 25 (6.04%) Full Stack Developer
8 21 (5.07%) Web Developer
9 20 (4.83%) Java Developer
10 19 (4.59%) Digital Developer
10 19 (4.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 19 (4.59%) Junior
11 18 (4.35%) Digital Transformation
11 18 (4.35%) PHP Web Developer
12 16 (3.86%) Platform Engineer
13 15 (3.62%) JavaScript Developer
13 15 (3.62%) Junior Developer
14 13 (3.14%) AWS Engineer
15 12 (2.90%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (23.91%) .NET
2 81 (19.57%) HTML
3 71 (17.15%) React
4 64 (15.46%) CSS
5 62 (14.98%) REST
6 61 (14.73%) Spring
7 57 (13.77%) Node.js
8 43 (10.39%) AngularJS
9 42 (10.14%) Web Services
10 34 (8.21%) JSON
11 32 (7.73%) RESTful
12 29 (7.00%) Elastic Stack
13 28 (6.76%) ASP.NET Web API
14 27 (6.52%) SOAP
15 26 (6.28%) RabbitMQ
15 26 (6.28%) Spring Integration
16 23 (5.56%) .NET Framework
17 21 (5.07%) Spring Boot
18 20 (4.83%) .NET Core
18 20 (4.83%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (7.73%) User Experience
2 14 (3.38%) Public Cloud
3 10 (2.42%) Blog
4 9 (2.17%) Mobile App
5 8 (1.93%) IVR
5 8 (1.93%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (1.69%) Cloud Native
7 6 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (1.45%) Animation
7 6 (1.45%) Internet of Things
8 5 (1.21%) Wiki
9 4 (0.97%) DataPower
9 4 (0.97%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (0.97%) Life Science
9 4 (0.97%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (0.97%) Private Cloud
10 3 (0.72%) Data Centre
10 3 (0.72%) Replication
11 2 (0.48%) e-Learning
11 2 (0.48%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 99 (23.91%) Linux
2 45 (10.87%) Windows
3 30 (7.25%) CentOS
4 29 (7.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (4.35%) Unix
6 14 (3.38%) Android
7 12 (2.90%) Windows Server
8 10 (2.42%) Apple iOS
8 10 (2.42%) Ubuntu
9 9 (2.17%) Debian
10 4 (0.97%) Windows Server 2016
10 4 (0.97%) Windows Server 2019
11 2 (0.48%) CoreOS
11 2 (0.48%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (50.97%) Agile Software Development
2 182 (43.96%) DevOps
3 104 (25.12%) Microservices
4 96 (23.19%) Continuous Integration
5 84 (20.29%) Software Engineering
6 82 (19.81%) Scrum
7 77 (18.60%) Test Automation
8 71 (17.15%) Open Source
9 64 (15.46%) TDD
10 52 (12.56%) BDD
11 44 (10.63%) Problem-Solving
12 41 (9.90%) Web Development
13 39 (9.42%) Configuration Management
14 35 (8.45%) Front End Development
14 35 (8.45%) MVC
15 34 (8.21%) Computer Science
15 34 (8.21%) IT Strategy
16 33 (7.97%) Load Balancing
16 33 (7.97%) OO
16 33 (7.97%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 152 (36.71%) JavaScript
2 126 (30.43%) Python
3 120 (28.99%) Java
4 102 (24.64%) C#
5 99 (23.91%) SQL
6 62 (14.98%) PHP
7 44 (10.63%) Bash Shell
8 42 (10.14%) Ruby
9 31 (7.49%) PowerShell
10 27 (6.52%) Go
11 22 (5.31%) C++
12 18 (4.35%) Java 8
12 18 (4.35%) Kotlin
13 17 (4.11%) TypeScript
14 14 (3.38%) C
15 11 (2.66%) ES6
16 7 (1.69%) Embedded C
16 7 (1.69%) Scala
16 7 (1.69%) VB.NET
17 6 (1.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 44 (10.63%) Security Cleared
2 40 (9.66%) SC Cleared
3 36 (8.70%) Degree
4 23 (5.56%) AWS Certification
5 9 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.97%) CCNA
7 4 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (0.97%) MCSE
7 4 (0.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (0.72%) ISEB
8 3 (0.72%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.24%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.24%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.04%) QA
2 6 (1.45%) GDPR
3 4 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 113 (27.29%) Docker
2 10 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.93%) Firmware
4 7 (1.69%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.72%) iptables
6 3 (0.72%) Xen
7 2 (0.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.48%) vSphere
8 1 (0.24%) Ceph
8 1 (0.24%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 113 (27.29%) Kubernetes
2 102 (24.64%) Terraform
3 64 (15.46%) Ansible
4 52 (12.56%) Puppet
5 48 (11.59%) Grafana
6 24 (5.80%) Graphite
6 24 (5.80%) Prometheus
7 19 (4.59%) Opscode Chef
8 15 (3.62%) Packer
9 11 (2.66%) cPanel
10 8 (1.93%) Consul
10 8 (1.93%) Docker Swarm
11 5 (1.21%) HP Quality Center
11 5 (1.21%) Kibana
11 5 (1.21%) logstash
12 4 (0.97%) Nagios
13 3 (0.72%) Munin
13 3 (0.72%) OSSEC
14 2 (0.48%) Capistrano
14 2 (0.48%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 56 (13.53%) Microsoft
2 43 (10.39%) Google
3 33 (7.97%) Oracle
4 26 (6.28%) ServiceNow
5 23 (5.56%) Splunk
6 14 (3.38%) VMware
7 12 (2.90%) HP
8 10 (2.42%) IBM
9 8 (1.93%) Adobe
9 8 (1.93%) Veracode
10 7 (1.69%) Apple
11 6 (1.45%) Dynatrace
11 6 (1.45%) MuleSoft
12 5 (1.21%) Atlassian
12 5 (1.21%) New Relic
12 5 (1.21%) Red Hat
12 5 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (0.97%) Ariba
13 4 (0.97%) Cisco
13 4 (0.97%) SAP