Period
to 18 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 18 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Git Distributed Version Control System
UK
6 months to
18 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 28 29 32
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3 0
Permanent jobs citing Git (software) 6,377 7,654 10,230
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 7.58% 6.95% 6.88%
As % of the Development Applications category 38.33% 35.77% 34.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4,977 6,087 8,129
10th Percentile £32,900 £33,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £40,000 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
75th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £67,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% -

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 with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 16,639 21,399 29,523
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.77% 19.44% 19.86%
Number of salaries quoted 13,196 17,074 23,618
10th Percentile £35,750 £33,750 £32,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £70,250 £67,500
90th Percentile £86,750 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Git (software)
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Git (software) as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Git (software) in the UK

Git (software)
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Git (software).

Salary trend for Git (software) in the UK

Git (software)
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Git (software) over the 6 months to 18 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Git (software) in the UK

Git (software)
Top 17 Job Locations

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 over the 6 months to 18 April 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
England 0 5,555 £55,000 - 1,356
UK excluding London +4 3,770 £49,500 +4.21% 1,014
London -4 2,100 £67,500 +3.85% 462
Work from Home +10 1,578 £50,000 - 310
South East +3 1,080 £52,500 +5.00% 220
North of England +5 952 £47,500 - 261
South West +10 614 £45,000 - 134
North West +1 465 £47,500 -5.00% 139
Midlands -9 450 £47,500 - 184
Yorkshire +3 421 £47,500 - 85
Scotland +1 285 £47,500 +5.56% 80
West Midlands -13 270 £47,500 - 122
East of England +2 269 £55,000 +10.00% 91
East Midlands -1 171 £45,000 -10.00% 62
Wales +11 86 £42,500 -5.56% 33
North East +9 68 £40,000 -2.26% 37
Northern Ireland +17 46 £45,000 -14.29% 13

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 with a requirement for Git (software).

1 3,196 (50.12%) Agile Software Development
2 2,986 (46.82%) JavaScript
3 2,123 (33.29%) DevOps
4 1,970 (30.89%) HTML
5 1,958 (30.70%) CSS
6 1,920 (30.11%) Docker
7 1,847 (28.96%) AWS
8 1,808 (28.35%) SQL
9 1,698 (26.63%) Azure
10 1,618 (25.37%) Linux
11 1,515 (23.76%) Python
12 1,474 (23.11%) C#
13 1,405 (22.03%) Java
14 1,340 (21.01%) React
15 1,328 (20.82%) Jenkins
16 1,282 (20.10%) Kubernetes
17 1,242 (19.48%) Scrum
18 1,181 (18.52%) PHP
19 1,169 (18.33%) .NET
20 1,148 (18.00%) Software Engineering
21 1,147 (17.99%) Continuous Integration
22 1,086 (17.03%) AngularJS
23 1,067 (16.73%) TDD
24 1,051 (16.48%) JIRA
25 1,023 (16.04%) Node.js
26 1,013 (15.89%) Finance
27 1,012 (15.87%) MySQL
28 1,001 (15.70%) Microservices
29 956 (14.99%) RESTful
30 938 (14.71%) MVC

Git (software)
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 434 (6.81%) Confluence
2 310 (4.86%) CMS
3 271 (4.25%) Elasticsearch
4 202 (3.17%) Apache
5 200 (3.14%) WordPress
6 146 (2.29%) nginx
7 118 (1.85%) Apache Spark
8 114 (1.79%) Tomcat
9 110 (1.72%) IIS
10 83 (1.30%) EPiServer
11 70 (1.10%) NServiceBus
12 69 (1.08%) Umbraco
13 56 (0.88%) JBoss
13 56 (0.88%) SharePoint
14 55 (0.86%) Drupal
15 47 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
16 38 (0.60%) WebSphere
17 37 (0.58%) ColdFusion
18 33 (0.52%) Apache Solr
19 29 (0.45%) Kentico
Applications
1 73 (1.14%) Sketch
2 46 (0.72%) Figma
3 45 (0.71%) Adobe XD
4 42 (0.66%) InVision
4 42 (0.66%) Photoshop
5 36 (0.56%) Microsoft Office
6 19 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 18 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
8 17 (0.27%) Microsoft Excel
9 9 (0.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 7 (0.11%) MS Visio
11 6 (0.094%) Gephi
11 6 (0.094%) Revit
12 5 (0.078%) Adobe After Effects
12 5 (0.078%) AutoCAD
12 5 (0.078%) UXPin
13 4 (0.063%) Fireworks
13 4 (0.063%) Gliffy
14 3 (0.047%) Chatbot
14 3 (0.047%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 104 (1.63%) Magento
2 56 (0.88%) Shopify
3 22 (0.34%) OpenCart
4 17 (0.27%) nopCommerce
4 17 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
5 14 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
5 14 (0.22%) NetSuite
6 9 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
6 9 (0.14%) Sentinel
7 6 (0.094%) Dynamics CRM
8 4 (0.063%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
8 4 (0.063%) Oracle BPM
8 4 (0.063%) Oracle EBS
8 4 (0.063%) Oracle ERP
8 4 (0.063%) Temenos T24
9 3 (0.047%) Distributed Ledger
9 3 (0.047%) R3 Corda
10 2 (0.031%) MoSes
10 2 (0.031%) Oracle EBS R12
10 2 (0.031%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 1,847 (28.96%) AWS
2 1,698 (26.63%) Azure
3 437 (6.85%) GCP
4 430 (6.74%) GitHub
5 340 (5.33%) SaaS
6 324 (5.08%) Serverless
7 263 (4.12%) AWS CloudFormation
8 243 (3.81%) PaaS
9 207 (3.25%) Amazon EC2
10 199 (3.12%) npm
11 178 (2.79%) AWS Lambda
12 155 (2.43%) Amazon S3
13 153 (2.40%) IaaS
14 104 (1.63%) Azure Active Directory
15 98 (1.54%) Power Platform
16 90 (1.41%) Amazon ECS
17 86 (1.35%) Firebase
18 85 (1.33%) Amazon EKS
18 85 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
19 75 (1.18%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 159 (2.49%) Firewall
2 151 (2.37%) HTTP
3 92 (1.44%) VPN
4 84 (1.32%) TCP/IP
5 76 (1.19%) Internet
6 75 (1.18%) IPv4
7 65 (1.02%) VLAN
8 64 (1.00%) DNS
9 61 (0.96%) OSPF
10 50 (0.78%) SSL
11 45 (0.71%) Skype
12 30 (0.47%) Network Security
13 27 (0.42%) Wireless
14 26 (0.41%) FTP
15 24 (0.38%) SSH
16 20 (0.31%) Bluetooth
17 19 (0.30%) OpenVPN
18 17 (0.27%) DMZ
18 17 (0.27%) WAN
19 16 (0.25%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,012 (15.87%) MySQL
2 876 (13.74%) SQL Server
3 617 (9.68%) NoSQL
4 555 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
5 451 (7.07%) Relational Database
6 394 (6.18%) MongoDB
7 202 (3.17%) Redis
8 161 (2.52%) Big Data
9 119 (1.87%) Azure SQL Database
10 104 (1.63%) Amazon RDS
11 97 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
12 95 (1.49%) RDBMS
13 80 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 78 (1.22%) MariaDB
15 77 (1.21%) Hadoop
16 74 (1.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 67 (1.05%) Power BI
18 66 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 63 (0.99%) Cosmos DB
20 58 (0.91%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1,328 (20.82%) Jenkins
2 1,051 (16.48%) JIRA
3 489 (7.67%) Subversion
4 422 (6.62%) Maven
5 365 (5.72%) Bitbucket
6 336 (5.27%) Selenium
7 297 (4.66%) GitLab
8 291 (4.56%) TeamCity
9 267 (4.19%) webpack
10 257 (4.03%) Team Foundation Server
11 247 (3.87%) JUnit
12 223 (3.50%) Visual Studio
13 213 (3.34%) Cypress.io
14 196 (3.07%) Cucumber
15 182 (2.85%) Gradle
16 177 (2.78%) gulp
17 155 (2.43%) Artifactory
17 155 (2.43%) Mercurial
17 155 (2.43%) Octopus Deploy
18 140 (2.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 1,013 (15.89%) Finance
2 345 (5.41%) Marketing
3 275 (4.31%) Public Sector
4 260 (4.08%) Banking
5 228 (3.58%) Retail
6 193 (3.03%) Games
7 124 (1.94%) Manufacturing
8 110 (1.72%) Telecoms
9 100 (1.57%) Electronics
10 74 (1.16%) Automotive
11 73 (1.14%) Front Office
12 61 (0.96%) Advertising
13 54 (0.85%) Law
14 51 (0.80%) Legal
15 46 (0.72%) Publishing
16 43 (0.67%) Billing
17 41 (0.64%) Financial Institution
18 27 (0.42%) Back Office
18 27 (0.42%) Investment Banking
19 24 (0.38%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3,815 (59.82%) Developer
2 804 (12.61%) Senior Developer
3 675 (10.58%) DevOps Engineer
4 610 (9.57%) PHP Developer
5 554 (8.69%) Full Stack Developer
6 546 (8.56%) Software Engineer
7 532 (8.34%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 487 (7.64%) Java Developer
9 402 (6.30%) Software Developer
10 401 (6.29%) .NET Developer
11 340 (5.33%) React Developer
12 301 (4.72%) JavaScript Developer
13 252 (3.95%) Lead Developer
14 233 (3.65%) C# Developer
15 232 (3.64%) AWS Engineer
16 220 (3.45%) Web Developer
17 181 (2.84%) AWS DevOps
18 179 (2.81%) AWS DevOps Engineer
19 167 (2.62%) Python Developer
20 157 (2.46%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,970 (30.89%) HTML
2 1,958 (30.70%) CSS
3 1,340 (21.01%) React
4 1,169 (18.33%) .NET
5 1,086 (17.03%) AngularJS
6 1,023 (16.04%) Node.js
7 956 (14.99%) RESTful
8 864 (13.55%) REST
9 789 (12.37%) HTML5
10 672 (10.54%) Web Services
11 649 (10.18%) Spring
12 596 (9.35%) Vue.js
13 584 (9.16%) jQuery
14 512 (8.03%) Sass
15 509 (7.98%) CSS3
16 475 (7.45%) ASP.NET
17 471 (7.39%) .NET Core
18 463 (7.26%) Laravel
19 428 (6.71%) JSON
20 403 (6.32%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 628 (9.85%) User Experience
2 449 (7.04%) Mobile App
3 352 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
4 262 (4.11%) Greenfield Project
5 194 (3.04%) Self-Motivation
6 155 (2.43%) Linux Command Line
7 147 (2.31%) Algorithms
8 115 (1.80%) Public Cloud
9 114 (1.79%) Data Structures
10 109 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
11 104 (1.63%) Hybrid Cloud
12 93 (1.46%) Cloud Native
13 82 (1.29%) EPoS
14 65 (1.02%) Virtual Team
15 64 (1.00%) NHS
16 55 (0.86%) Management Information System
17 51 (0.80%) N-Tier
18 37 (0.58%) Fixed Income
19 32 (0.50%) Derivative
19 32 (0.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1,618 (25.37%) Linux
2 480 (7.53%) Windows
3 361 (5.66%) Android
4 335 (5.25%) Apple iOS
5 301 (4.72%) Unix
6 181 (2.84%) CentOS
7 171 (2.68%) Ubuntu
8 141 (2.21%) Windows Server
9 122 (1.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 58 (0.91%) Windows Server 2016
11 33 (0.52%) Debian
12 32 (0.50%) Embedded Linux
13 31 (0.49%) Alpine Linux
14 17 (0.27%) AIX
15 14 (0.22%) Mac OS
16 13 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
17 12 (0.19%) Windows 10
18 11 (0.17%) VMS
19 10 (0.16%) Fedora
20 7 (0.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,196 (50.12%) Agile Software Development
2 2,123 (33.29%) DevOps
3 1,242 (19.48%) Scrum
4 1,148 (18.00%) Software Engineering
5 1,147 (17.99%) Continuous Integration
6 1,067 (16.73%) TDD
7 1,001 (15.70%) Microservices
8 938 (14.71%) MVC
9 830 (13.02%) Test Automation
10 825 (12.94%) Front End Development
11 723 (11.34%) Web Development
12 722 (11.32%) OO
13 702 (11.01%) Problem-Solving
14 672 (10.54%) Unit Testing
15 614 (9.63%) Mentoring
16 555 (8.70%) Computer Science
17 480 (7.53%) SDLC
18 478 (7.50%) BDD
19 477 (7.48%) OOP
20 396 (6.21%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2,986 (46.82%) JavaScript
2 1,808 (28.35%) SQL
3 1,515 (23.76%) Python
4 1,474 (23.11%) C#
5 1,405 (22.03%) Java
6 1,181 (18.52%) PHP
7 846 (13.27%) TypeScript
8 478 (7.50%) Bash Shell
9 365 (5.72%) PowerShell
10 330 (5.17%) ES6
11 273 (4.28%) C++
12 240 (3.76%) Go
13 226 (3.54%) Ruby
14 187 (2.93%) Java 8
15 182 (2.85%) T-SQL
16 164 (2.57%) Scala
17 135 (2.12%) Shell Script
18 132 (2.07%) Kotlin
19 130 (2.04%) Objective-C
20 127 (1.99%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 764 (11.98%) Degree
2 338 (5.30%) Security Cleared
3 296 (4.64%) Computer Science Degree
4 288 (4.52%) SC Cleared
5 55 (0.86%) AWS Certification
6 41 (0.64%) RHCE
7 32 (0.50%) ISTQB
7 32 (0.50%) PhD
8 30 (0.47%) GIAC
9 27 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
10 26 (0.41%) DV Cleared
11 25 (0.39%) SANS
12 22 (0.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 21 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
13 21 (0.33%) Oracle Certification
14 20 (0.31%) HND
15 19 (0.30%) ISEB
15 19 (0.30%) OCP
16 17 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 17 (0.27%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 468 (7.34%) QA
2 40 (0.63%) GDPR
3 37 (0.58%) WCAG
4 32 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 29 (0.45%) SLA
6 25 (0.39%) Data Quality
6 25 (0.39%) PCI DSS
7 19 (0.30%) WAI
8 13 (0.20%) GRC
9 12 (0.19%) ISO 9001
10 10 (0.16%) HIPAA
10 10 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 5 (0.078%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 5 (0.078%) SOC 2
12 4 (0.063%) ISO 13485
12 4 (0.063%) PMO
13 3 (0.047%) DICOM
13 3 (0.047%) IEC 61131
13 3 (0.047%) IEC 62304
14 2 (0.031%) JTAG
System Software
1 1,920 (30.11%) Docker
2 178 (2.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 145 (2.27%) Active Directory
4 71 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
5 48 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
6 30 (0.47%) HDFS
7 27 (0.42%) Firmware
8 26 (0.41%) vSphere
9 16 (0.25%) Postfix
10 14 (0.22%) LXC
11 13 (0.20%) Hyper-V
12 9 (0.14%) NFS
13 7 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 7 (0.11%) VirtualBox
14 6 (0.094%) Apache Flume
14 6 (0.094%) Xen
15 5 (0.078%) Ceph
15 5 (0.078%) KVM
15 5 (0.078%) Varnish
16 4 (0.063%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1,282 (20.10%) Kubernetes
2 843 (13.22%) Terraform
3 697 (10.93%) Ansible
4 443 (6.95%) Puppet
5 252 (3.95%) Opscode Chef
6 97 (1.52%) Prometheus
7 83 (1.30%) Istio
8 74 (1.16%) Grafana
9 44 (0.69%) Packer
10 38 (0.60%) Nagios
11 37 (0.58%) Docker Swarm
12 34 (0.53%) Graphite
13 31 (0.49%) HAProxy
14 30 (0.47%) Consul
15 29 (0.45%) ZABBIX
16 26 (0.41%) Kibana
17 19 (0.30%) Salt
18 17 (0.27%) Rancher
19 15 (0.24%) Graylog
20 14 (0.22%) logstash
Vendors
1 652 (10.22%) Microsoft
2 446 (6.99%) Google
3 311 (4.88%) Oracle
4 227 (3.56%) VMware
5 159 (2.49%) Atlassian
6 129 (2.02%) Red Hat
7 112 (1.76%) Salesforce.com
8 106 (1.66%) Zend
9 100 (1.57%) Apple
10 97 (1.52%) Adobe
11 78 (1.22%) Splunk
12 66 (1.03%) Xamarin
13 65 (1.02%) IBM
14 58 (0.91%) SAP
15 52 (0.82%) Sitecore
16 33 (0.52%) Telerik
17 28 (0.44%) Talend
18 27 (0.42%) Cloudera
19 25 (0.39%) Twitter
20 21 (0.33%) ServiceNow