Period
to 18 September 2019

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 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Git Distributed Version Control System
UK
6 months to
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 27 31 34
Rank change year-on-year +4 +3 +14
Permanent jobs citing Git (software) 9,903 11,539 11,353
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.99% 6.88% 6.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 36.55% 34.02% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7,805 9,398 9,530
UK median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.66%

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 27,096 33,916 36,325
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.14% 20.22% 20.60%
Number of salaries quoted 21,401 27,443 29,494
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,412 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +0.92% +3.45% +2.35%

Git (software)
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Git (software) in the UK

Git (software)
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Git (software).

Salary trend for Git (software) in the UK

Git (software)
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Git (software) over the 6 months to 18 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Git (software) in the UK

Git (software)
Top 18 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 September 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
England +4 9,050 £52,500 +5.00% 1,824
UK excluding London +4 6,155 £47,500 +5.56% 1,354
London -3 3,556 £65,000 +4.00% 600
South East +1 2,106 £52,500 +10.53% 279
North of England 0 1,313 £45,000 - 392
South West +5 828 £45,000 - 195
North West +5 815 £44,808 -0.43% 222
Midlands +4 692 £42,500 - 188
East of England +14 524 £47,500 -5.00% 170
Scotland +3 454 £45,000 -7.69% 97
West Midlands +12 442 £42,500 -5.56% 117
Yorkshire -23 403 £45,000 +1.12% 123
East Midlands 0 246 £45,000 +12.50% 70
Wales +18 189 £40,000 - 30
North East -16 94 £42,500 -12.37% 47
Northern Ireland -3 45 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Channel Islands - 6 - -
Isle of Man +2 1 £55,000 -18.52%

For the 6 months to 18 September 2019, 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 5,434 (54.87%) Agile Software Development
2 4,397 (44.40%) JavaScript
3 3,170 (32.01%) HTML
4 2,986 (30.15%) CSS
5 2,954 (29.83%) Java
6 2,854 (28.82%) SQL
7 2,839 (28.67%) C#
8 2,575 (26.00%) DevOps
9 2,518 (25.43%) Jenkins
10 2,434 (24.58%) .NET
11 2,322 (23.45%) Docker
11 2,322 (23.45%) AWS
12 2,318 (23.41%) Linux
13 2,263 (22.85%) TDD
14 2,180 (22.01%) Python
15 2,090 (21.10%) AngularJS
16 2,075 (20.95%) Azure
17 2,025 (20.45%) Scrum
18 1,989 (20.08%) Software Engineering
19 1,873 (18.91%) JIRA
20 1,844 (18.62%) MVC
21 1,784 (18.01%) Continuous Integration
22 1,743 (17.60%) React
23 1,661 (16.77%) SQL Server
24 1,636 (16.52%) Test Automation
25 1,466 (14.80%) Degree
26 1,457 (14.71%) MySQL
27 1,422 (14.36%) Node.js
28 1,421 (14.35%) PHP
29 1,395 (14.09%) Microservices

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
1 626 (6.32%) Confluence
2 370 (3.74%) Apache
3 368 (3.72%) Elasticsearch
4 321 (3.24%) Apache Spark
5 299 (3.02%) WordPress
6 291 (2.94%) CMS
7 287 (2.90%) Tomcat
8 196 (1.98%) nginx
9 184 (1.86%) IIS
10 141 (1.42%) Drupal
11 113 (1.14%) JBoss
12 93 (0.94%) WebSphere
13 89 (0.90%) SharePoint
14 84 (0.85%) OpenStack
15 83 (0.84%) Apache Solr
16 78 (0.79%) Cloud Foundry
17 75 (0.76%) Umbraco
18 68 (0.69%) SAS
19 62 (0.63%) WebLogic
20 41 (0.41%) Jetty
Applications
1 119 (1.20%) Photoshop
2 55 (0.56%) Sketch
3 44 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
4 31 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 30 (0.30%) Microsoft Excel
6 27 (0.27%) InVision
7 26 (0.26%) Adobe XD
8 24 (0.24%) Microsoft Office
9 23 (0.23%) Zeplin
10 14 (0.14%) Figma
10 14 (0.14%) Marvel
11 13 (0.13%) MS Visio
11 13 (0.13%) Simulink
12 11 (0.11%) Chatbot
13 9 (0.091%) InDesign
13 9 (0.091%) OmniGraffle
14 7 (0.071%) Fireworks
14 7 (0.071%) GIMP
14 7 (0.071%) Maya
15 5 (0.050%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 175 (1.77%) Magento
2 54 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 41 (0.41%) Shopify
4 24 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
5 22 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
6 19 (0.19%) SAP Hybris
7 11 (0.11%) Teamcenter
8 10 (0.10%) NetSuite
9 9 (0.091%) nopCommerce
10 7 (0.071%) Oracle Applications
10 7 (0.071%) Oracle BPM
11 6 (0.061%) Distributed Ledger
11 6 (0.061%) Fredhopper
11 6 (0.061%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 5 (0.050%) WebTrends
13 4 (0.040%) CiviCRM
13 4 (0.040%) R3 Corda
14 3 (0.030%) CA PPM
14 3 (0.030%) ION MarketView
14 3 (0.030%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2,322 (23.45%) AWS
2 2,075 (20.95%) Azure
3 704 (7.11%) GCP
4 561 (5.66%) GitHub
5 406 (4.10%) SaaS
6 315 (3.18%) Serverless
7 266 (2.69%) Amazon EC2
8 261 (2.64%) npm
9 224 (2.26%) Amazon S3
10 208 (2.10%) PaaS
11 181 (1.83%) AWS CloudFormation
11 181 (1.83%) AWS Lambda
12 163 (1.65%) IaaS
13 157 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
14 133 (1.34%) OpenShift
15 116 (1.17%) Power Platform
16 108 (1.09%) Amazon ECS
17 93 (0.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 91 (0.92%) Amazon SQS
19 73 (0.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 233 (2.35%) TCP/IP
2 209 (2.11%) Firewall
3 203 (2.05%) HTTP
4 174 (1.76%) Internet
5 115 (1.16%) DNS
6 65 (0.66%) SSH
7 64 (0.65%) SSL
8 59 (0.60%) HTTPS
9 47 (0.47%) VoIP
10 41 (0.41%) Network Security
10 41 (0.41%) VPN
11 33 (0.33%) Bluetooth
12 31 (0.31%) SMTP
12 31 (0.31%) SNMP
13 28 (0.28%) DHCP
14 27 (0.27%) Extranet
15 26 (0.26%) Wireshark
16 24 (0.24%) LAN
17 23 (0.23%) CTI
17 23 (0.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,661 (16.77%) SQL Server
2 1,457 (14.71%) MySQL
3 872 (8.81%) NoSQL
4 698 (7.05%) PostgreSQL
5 659 (6.65%) MongoDB
6 572 (5.78%) Big Data
7 485 (4.90%) Relational Database
8 357 (3.60%) Redis
9 240 (2.42%) Hadoop
10 218 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 211 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
12 205 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 203 (2.05%) SQL Server 2016
14 160 (1.62%) Amazon RDS
15 156 (1.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 144 (1.45%) Apache Hive
17 116 (1.17%) Apache Cassandra
18 111 (1.12%) Azure SQL Database
18 111 (1.12%) Power BI
19 106 (1.07%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2,518 (25.43%) Jenkins
2 1,873 (18.91%) JIRA
3 1,151 (11.62%) Subversion
4 831 (8.39%) Maven
5 727 (7.34%) Selenium
6 680 (6.87%) TeamCity
7 678 (6.85%) Bitbucket
8 655 (6.61%) Team Foundation Server
9 611 (6.17%) Visual Studio
10 491 (4.96%) JUnit
11 456 (4.60%) Cucumber
12 452 (4.56%) webpack
13 392 (3.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 360 (3.64%) Visual Studio Team System
15 299 (3.02%) GitLab
16 294 (2.97%) Octopus Deploy
17 286 (2.89%) Gradle
18 281 (2.84%) gulp
19 268 (2.71%) git-flow
20 233 (2.35%) Grunt
General
1 1,387 (14.01%) Finance
2 605 (6.11%) Retail
3 457 (4.61%) Banking
4 447 (4.51%) Marketing
5 306 (3.09%) Games
6 241 (2.43%) Manufacturing
7 223 (2.25%) Public Sector
8 170 (1.72%) Telecoms
9 128 (1.29%) Electronics
10 112 (1.13%) Advertising
11 94 (0.95%) Automotive
12 83 (0.84%) Front Office
13 71 (0.72%) Financial Institution
14 64 (0.65%) Law
15 63 (0.64%) Legal
16 53 (0.54%) Investment Banking
17 47 (0.47%) Aerospace
18 37 (0.37%) Military
19 32 (0.32%) Publishing
20 29 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5,841 (58.98%) Developer
2 1,135 (11.46%) Senior Developer
3 1,080 (10.91%) Software Engineer
4 921 (9.30%) .NET Developer
5 895 (9.04%) Java Developer
6 834 (8.42%) DevOps Engineer
7 790 (7.98%) C# Developer
8 711 (7.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 697 (7.04%) PHP Developer
10 684 (6.91%) Software Developer
11 521 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
12 484 (4.89%) C# .NET Developer
13 440 (4.44%) JavaScript Developer
14 379 (3.83%) Junior
15 364 (3.68%) Web Developer
16 294 (2.97%) React Developer
17 277 (2.80%) Java Engineer
18 271 (2.74%) Junior Developer
19 268 (2.71%) Senior Software Engineer
20 255 (2.57%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3,170 (32.01%) HTML
2 2,986 (30.15%) CSS
3 2,434 (24.58%) .NET
4 2,090 (21.10%) AngularJS
5 1,743 (17.60%) React
6 1,422 (14.36%) Node.js
7 1,302 (13.15%) REST
8 1,283 (12.96%) HTML5
9 1,263 (12.75%) RESTful
10 1,259 (12.71%) ASP.NET
11 1,162 (11.73%) Spring
12 1,144 (11.55%) Web Services
13 1,100 (11.11%) jQuery
14 796 (8.04%) CSS3
15 770 (7.78%) .NET Framework
16 764 (7.71%) JSON
17 757 (7.64%) ASP.NET Web API
18 715 (7.22%) Sass
19 678 (6.85%) ASP.NET MVC
20 656 (6.62%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 913 (9.22%) User Experience
2 603 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
3 570 (5.76%) Mobile App
4 428 (4.32%) Greenfield Project
5 344 (3.47%) Algorithms
6 322 (3.25%) Self-Motivation
7 233 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
8 212 (2.14%) Linux Command Line
9 184 (1.86%) Public Cloud
10 158 (1.60%) Virtual Team
11 130 (1.31%) Cloud Native
12 127 (1.28%) Data Structures
13 99 (1.00%) Robotics
14 97 (0.98%) Data Centre
15 76 (0.77%) Smartphone
16 74 (0.75%) Management Information System
17 72 (0.73%) Hedge funds
17 72 (0.73%) Social Media
18 67 (0.68%) Replication
19 64 (0.65%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2,318 (23.41%) Linux
2 1,032 (10.42%) Windows
3 626 (6.32%) Unix
4 509 (5.14%) Android
5 445 (4.49%) Apple iOS
6 189 (1.91%) CentOS
7 162 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 140 (1.41%) Windows Server
9 126 (1.27%) Ubuntu
10 86 (0.87%) Debian
11 54 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
12 52 (0.53%) Windows 10
13 51 (0.51%) Mac OS
14 33 (0.33%) CoreOS
15 31 (0.31%) Windows 7
16 30 (0.30%) Tizen
17 28 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
18 25 (0.25%) Solaris
19 23 (0.23%) AIX
20 21 (0.21%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 5,434 (54.87%) Agile Software Development
2 2,575 (26.00%) DevOps
3 2,263 (22.85%) TDD
4 2,025 (20.45%) Scrum
5 1,989 (20.08%) Software Engineering
6 1,844 (18.62%) MVC
7 1,784 (18.01%) Continuous Integration
8 1,636 (16.52%) Test Automation
9 1,395 (14.09%) Microservices
10 1,366 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
11 1,200 (12.12%) OO
12 1,129 (11.40%) Web Development
13 1,104 (11.15%) BDD
14 1,052 (10.62%) Computer Science
15 1,000 (10.10%) Front End Development
16 983 (9.93%) Unit Testing
17 920 (9.29%) Mentoring
18 804 (8.12%) Open Source
19 714 (7.21%) SDLC
20 702 (7.09%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 4,397 (44.40%) JavaScript
2 2,954 (29.83%) Java
3 2,854 (28.82%) SQL
4 2,839 (28.67%) C#
5 2,180 (22.01%) Python
6 1,421 (14.35%) PHP
7 786 (7.94%) Bash Shell
8 701 (7.08%) C++
9 636 (6.42%) Ruby
10 621 (6.27%) TypeScript
11 540 (5.45%) PowerShell
12 535 (5.40%) ES6
13 522 (5.27%) T-SQL
14 487 (4.92%) C
15 445 (4.49%) Java 8
16 296 (2.99%) Perl
17 264 (2.67%) Go
18 203 (2.05%) Scala
19 185 (1.87%) PL/SQL
20 181 (1.83%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 1,466 (14.80%) Degree
2 538 (5.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 337 (3.40%) Security Cleared
4 163 (1.65%) SC Cleared
5 93 (0.94%) ISTQB
6 87 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
7 83 (0.84%) DV Cleared
8 63 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
9 58 (0.59%) AWS Certification
10 50 (0.50%) Numerate Degree
11 49 (0.49%) CCNA
12 47 (0.47%) SANS
13 46 (0.46%) HND
14 42 (0.42%) MCSE
15 40 (0.40%) CISSP
15 40 (0.40%) PhD
16 38 (0.38%) GIAC
16 38 (0.38%) Linux+ Certification
16 38 (0.38%) Network+ Certification
16 38 (0.38%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 778 (7.86%) QA
2 66 (0.67%) GDPR
3 29 (0.29%) Data Quality
4 28 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 22 (0.22%) PCI DSS
6 19 (0.19%) PSD2
7 18 (0.18%) SLA
8 16 (0.16%) WAI
9 12 (0.12%) WCAG
10 9 (0.091%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 7 (0.071%) MISRA
11 7 (0.071%) MISRA C
12 6 (0.061%) Cyber Essentials
12 6 (0.061%) HIPAA
12 6 (0.061%) ISO 9001
13 5 (0.050%) ECSS
14 4 (0.040%) NIST
15 2 (0.020%) GAMP
15 2 (0.020%) MiFID
15 2 (0.020%) NCSC
System Software
1 2,322 (23.45%) Docker
2 172 (1.74%) Active Directory
3 154 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 97 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
5 56 (0.57%) Firmware
6 52 (0.53%) Apache Flume
7 43 (0.43%) vSphere
8 42 (0.42%) Varnish
9 36 (0.36%) Hyper-V
10 34 (0.34%) KVM
11 31 (0.31%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 27 (0.27%) HDFS
13 26 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
14 23 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 21 (0.21%) oVirt
16 17 (0.17%) RHEV
17 15 (0.15%) XenApp
18 13 (0.13%) LXC
19 11 (0.11%) VirtualBox
19 11 (0.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1,187 (11.99%) Kubernetes
2 1,085 (10.96%) Ansible
3 748 (7.55%) Terraform
4 662 (6.68%) Puppet
5 564 (5.70%) Opscode Chef
6 163 (1.65%) Nagios
7 149 (1.50%) Prometheus
8 146 (1.47%) Docker Swarm
9 130 (1.31%) Packer
10 129 (1.30%) Grafana
11 120 (1.21%) Mesos
12 117 (1.18%) Consul
13 99 (1.00%) Marathon
14 93 (0.94%) Kibana
15 67 (0.68%) Graphite
16 66 (0.67%) Rancher
17 62 (0.63%) HAProxy
18 59 (0.60%) ZABBIX
19 55 (0.56%) logstash
19 55 (0.56%) Salt
Vendors
1 1,111 (11.22%) Microsoft
2 691 (6.98%) Oracle
3 608 (6.14%) Google
4 218 (2.20%) VMware
5 210 (2.12%) Splunk
6 207 (2.09%) Red Hat
7 197 (1.99%) Atlassian
8 145 (1.46%) Adobe
9 126 (1.27%) Zend
10 122 (1.23%) SAP
11 106 (1.07%) IBM
12 105 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
13 89 (0.90%) Xamarin
14 83 (0.84%) Cisco
15 73 (0.74%) Tableau
16 67 (0.68%) Cloudera
17 66 (0.67%) RedGate
17 66 (0.67%) ServiceNow
18 65 (0.66%) Apple
19 64 (0.65%) New Relic