Period
to 3 August 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 3 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Git Distributed Version Control System
UK
6 months to
3 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 27 28 28
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Git (software) 9,290 4,990 10,057
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 8.19% 7.41% 6.98%
As % of the Development Applications category 38.97% 37.07% 36.07%
Number of salaries quoted 5,585 4,016 8,012
10th Percentile £35,000 £34,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,990 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £53,966 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.92% +7.93% -
75th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 23,837 13,461 27,884
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.03% 19.99% 19.34%
Number of salaries quoted 15,361 10,908 22,331
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
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 3 August 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 3 August 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 +2 8,206 £55,000 - 1,566
UK excluding London 0 4,504 £50,000 +5.26% 1,066
London +6 4,005 £65,000 -3.70% 580
Work from Home +11 2,258 £51,000 +2.00% 327
South East +2 1,534 £52,500 +5.00% 208
North of England -3 1,102 £47,500 - 310
South West +2 637 £47,500 +5.56% 153
Midlands -8 542 £47,500 +5.56% 193
North West +1 529 £50,000 - 170
Yorkshire -2 477 £47,500 - 89
West Midlands -16 323 £47,500 +5.56% 131
Scotland -8 292 £50,000 +11.11% 56
East of England -21 232 £57,500 +21.05% 111
East Midlands -2 212 £45,000 - 62
Wales +3 128 £50,000 +11.11% 24
North East -9 98 £40,000 -11.11% 51
Northern Ireland +9 51 £42,250 - 12

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 4,816 (51.84%) Agile Software Development
2 4,457 (47.98%) JavaScript
3 3,118 (33.56%) React
4 3,051 (32.84%) AWS
5 3,001 (32.30%) DevOps
6 2,854 (30.72%) CSS
7 2,848 (30.66%) Docker
8 2,716 (29.24%) HTML
9 2,593 (27.91%) Java
10 2,574 (27.71%) Azure
11 2,482 (26.72%) SQL
12 2,273 (24.47%) Python
13 2,095 (22.55%) Software Engineering
14 2,086 (22.45%) Linux
15 2,084 (22.43%) Node.js
16 2,008 (21.61%) Jenkins
17 1,992 (21.44%) Kubernetes
18 1,889 (20.33%) AngularJS
19 1,877 (20.20%) C#
20 1,831 (19.71%) Scrum
21 1,818 (19.57%) Finance
22 1,813 (19.52%) Social Skills
23 1,789 (19.26%) TDD
24 1,776 (19.12%) Full Stack Development
25 1,748 (18.82%) Microservices
26 1,717 (18.48%) TypeScript
27 1,699 (18.29%) REST
28 1,641 (17.66%) Continuous Integration
29 1,586 (17.07%) .NET
30 1,503 (16.18%) Test Automation

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
1 528 (5.68%) Confluence
2 498 (5.36%) Elasticsearch
3 385 (4.14%) Apache
4 368 (3.96%) CMS
5 352 (3.79%) Apache Spark
6 243 (2.62%) WordPress
7 236 (2.54%) nginx
8 217 (2.34%) GemFire
9 151 (1.63%) Tomcat
10 130 (1.40%) IIS
11 100 (1.08%) EPiServer
12 97 (1.04%) Umbraco
13 72 (0.78%) Headless CMS
14 71 (0.76%) Drupal
15 67 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
16 62 (0.67%) Kentico
17 51 (0.55%) JBoss
18 45 (0.48%) SharePoint
19 41 (0.44%) NServiceBus
20 39 (0.42%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 90 (0.97%) Sketch
2 75 (0.81%) Figma
3 55 (0.59%) InVision
3 55 (0.59%) Photoshop
4 51 (0.55%) Microsoft Office
5 31 (0.33%) Adobe XD
6 26 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
7 19 (0.20%) Microsoft Excel
8 18 (0.19%) Zeplin
9 11 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 11 (0.12%) GIMP
9 11 (0.12%) InDesign
9 11 (0.12%) MS Visio
10 10 (0.11%) Chatbot
11 9 (0.097%) Fireworks
11 9 (0.097%) MadCap Flare
11 9 (0.097%) UXPin
12 6 (0.065%) Adobe After Effects
12 6 (0.065%) Microsoft Project
12 6 (0.065%) Revit
Business Applications
1 94 (1.01%) Magento
2 44 (0.47%) Shopify
3 43 (0.46%) Payment Gateway
4 28 (0.30%) Distributed Ledger
5 25 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
6 18 (0.19%) Sentinel
7 16 (0.17%) MetaTrader
8 11 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
9 10 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
9 10 (0.11%) NetSuite
10 8 (0.086%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
10 8 (0.086%) Oracle BPM
10 8 (0.086%) R3 Corda
11 7 (0.075%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
12 6 (0.065%) Oracle Applications
13 4 (0.043%) SAP Business One
13 4 (0.043%) SAP Hybris
14 3 (0.032%) Oracle ERP
14 3 (0.032%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 3 (0.032%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 3,051 (32.84%) AWS
2 2,574 (27.71%) Azure
3 1,106 (11.91%) GitHub
4 887 (9.55%) GCP
5 586 (6.31%) SaaS
6 575 (6.19%) Serverless
7 415 (4.47%) AWS Lambda
7 415 (4.47%) npm
8 359 (3.86%) Amazon EC2
9 344 (3.70%) PaaS
10 303 (3.26%) Amazon S3
11 300 (3.23%) AWS CloudFormation
12 209 (2.25%) OpenShift
13 189 (2.03%) IaaS
14 170 (1.83%) Amazon Kinesis
15 169 (1.82%) Amazon SQS
16 153 (1.65%) Power Platform
17 112 (1.21%) Yarn
18 103 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
19 101 (1.09%) Amazon Cognito
Communications & Networking
1 346 (3.72%) HTTP
2 223 (2.40%) Firewall
3 128 (1.38%) Internet
4 105 (1.13%) DNS
5 99 (1.07%) SSL
6 93 (1.00%) IPv4
7 91 (0.98%) VPN
8 77 (0.83%) TCP/IP
9 70 (0.75%) Broadband
10 69 (0.74%) OSPF
11 64 (0.69%) VLAN
12 47 (0.51%) Network Security
13 34 (0.37%) Calico
14 33 (0.36%) SMTP
14 33 (0.36%) WAN
15 29 (0.31%) LAN
16 26 (0.28%) Wireless
17 25 (0.27%) SSH
18 23 (0.25%) Bluetooth
19 21 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,239 (13.34%) MySQL
2 1,209 (13.01%) PostgreSQL
3 1,109 (11.94%) NoSQL
4 1,064 (11.45%) SQL Server
5 837 (9.01%) Relational Database
6 697 (7.50%) MongoDB
7 638 (6.87%) Redis
8 366 (3.94%) Big Data
9 288 (3.10%) MariaDB
10 202 (2.17%) Amazon RDS
11 196 (2.11%) HBase
12 178 (1.92%) RDBMS
13 177 (1.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 169 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
15 138 (1.49%) Oracle Database
16 137 (1.47%) Power BI
17 136 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 132 (1.42%) Amazon Aurora
19 129 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 118 (1.27%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 2,008 (21.61%) Jenkins
2 1,418 (15.26%) JIRA
3 610 (6.57%) webpack
4 603 (6.49%) Maven
5 561 (6.04%) Cypress.io
6 532 (5.73%) Subversion
7 512 (5.51%) Cucumber
8 480 (5.17%) Selenium
9 476 (5.12%) GitLab
9 476 (5.12%) JUnit
10 471 (5.07%) Bitbucket
11 426 (4.59%) Gradle
12 353 (3.80%) Sonatype Nexus
13 349 (3.76%) TeamCity
14 347 (3.74%) Mockito
15 332 (3.57%) Postman
16 324 (3.49%) Visual Studio
17 322 (3.47%) IntelliJ
18 294 (3.16%) gulp
19 288 (3.10%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1,818 (19.57%) Finance
2 1,813 (19.52%) Social Skills
3 657 (7.07%) Banking
4 564 (6.07%) Analytical Skills
5 560 (6.03%) Marketing
6 457 (4.92%) Retail
7 410 (4.41%) Games
8 360 (3.88%) Law
9 330 (3.55%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 253 (2.72%) Public Sector
11 146 (1.57%) Telecoms
12 139 (1.50%) Organisational Skills
13 124 (1.33%) Legal
14 116 (1.25%) Advertising
15 115 (1.24%) Manufacturing
16 105 (1.13%) Publishing
17 90 (0.97%) Investment Banking
18 82 (0.88%) Electronics
19 80 (0.86%) Documentation Skills
20 79 (0.85%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5,222 (56.21%) Developer
2 1,263 (13.60%) Senior Developer
3 1,035 (11.14%) Software Engineer
4 887 (9.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 724 (7.79%) Full Stack Developer
6 708 (7.62%) DevOps Engineer
7 679 (7.31%) Java Developer
8 591 (6.36%) PHP Developer
9 579 (6.23%) Software Developer
10 558 (6.01%) .NET Developer
11 515 (5.54%) React Developer
12 432 (4.65%) JavaScript Developer
13 336 (3.62%) C# Developer
14 308 (3.32%) Lead Developer
15 267 (2.87%) AWS Engineer
16 263 (2.83%) Senior Software Engineer
17 254 (2.73%) Web Developer
18 240 (2.58%) Backend Developer
19 233 (2.51%) Angular Developer
20 220 (2.37%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3,118 (33.56%) React
2 2,854 (30.72%) CSS
3 2,716 (29.24%) HTML
4 2,084 (22.43%) Node.js
5 1,889 (20.33%) AngularJS
6 1,699 (18.29%) REST
7 1,586 (17.07%) .NET
8 1,502 (16.17%) RESTful
9 1,200 (12.92%) Spring
10 1,091 (11.74%) Web Services
11 1,038 (11.17%) HTML5
12 925 (9.96%) Vue.js
13 880 (9.47%) Sass
14 852 (9.17%) JSON
15 836 (9.00%) Redux
16 770 (8.29%) Kafka
17 727 (7.83%) jQuery
18 701 (7.55%) CSS3
19 699 (7.52%) .NET Core
20 684 (7.36%) GraphQL
Miscellaneous
1 1,287 (13.85%) User Experience
2 528 (5.68%) Mobile App
3 432 (4.65%) Self-Motivation
4 359 (3.86%) Linux Command Line
5 335 (3.61%) Algorithms
6 261 (2.81%) Greenfield Project
7 219 (2.36%) Data Structures
8 179 (1.93%) Public Cloud
9 143 (1.54%) Virtual Team
10 135 (1.45%) Hybrid Cloud
11 134 (1.44%) Cloud Native
12 121 (1.30%) Data Centre
13 101 (1.09%) Legacy Systems
14 99 (1.07%) NHS
15 87 (0.94%) Social Media
16 82 (0.88%) BBC
16 82 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
17 79 (0.85%) Derivative
18 77 (0.83%) Management Information System
19 68 (0.73%) Legacy Code
Operating Systems
1 2,086 (22.45%) Linux
2 704 (7.58%) Windows
3 560 (6.03%) Unix
4 486 (5.23%) Android
5 441 (4.75%) Apple iOS
6 159 (1.71%) CentOS
7 158 (1.70%) Ubuntu
8 156 (1.68%) Windows Server
9 69 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 57 (0.61%) Windows Server 2016
11 24 (0.26%) Debian
11 24 (0.26%) Embedded Linux
12 23 (0.25%) Windows 10
13 22 (0.24%) Mac OS X
14 20 (0.22%) Alpine Linux
15 18 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
16 15 (0.16%) VMS
17 13 (0.14%) Windows 7
18 12 (0.13%) Mac OS
19 10 (0.11%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 4,816 (51.84%) Agile Software Development
2 3,001 (32.30%) DevOps
3 2,095 (22.55%) Software Engineering
4 1,831 (19.71%) Scrum
5 1,789 (19.26%) TDD
6 1,776 (19.12%) Full Stack Development
7 1,748 (18.82%) Microservices
8 1,641 (17.66%) Continuous Integration
9 1,503 (16.18%) Test Automation
10 1,412 (15.20%) Front End Development
11 1,141 (12.28%) Problem-Solving
12 1,045 (11.25%) OO
13 1,041 (11.21%) MVC
14 1,021 (10.99%) Unit Testing
15 977 (10.52%) Web Development
16 973 (10.47%) BDD
17 961 (10.34%) Computer Science
18 905 (9.74%) Mentoring
19 713 (7.67%) OOP
20 686 (7.38%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 4,457 (47.98%) JavaScript
2 2,593 (27.91%) Java
3 2,482 (26.72%) SQL
4 2,273 (24.47%) Python
5 1,877 (20.20%) C#
6 1,717 (18.48%) TypeScript
7 1,377 (14.82%) PHP
8 644 (6.93%) ES6
9 612 (6.59%) Bash Shell
10 545 (5.87%) PowerShell
11 432 (4.65%) Go
12 370 (3.98%) Shell Script
13 345 (3.71%) C++
14 327 (3.52%) Java 8
15 321 (3.46%) Groovy
16 312 (3.36%) Scala
17 295 (3.18%) Ruby
18 272 (2.93%) Kotlin
19 233 (2.51%) C
20 207 (2.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1,183 (12.73%) Degree
2 427 (4.60%) Computer Science Degree
3 417 (4.49%) Security Cleared
4 354 (3.81%) SC Cleared
5 204 (2.20%) Oracle Certification
6 203 (2.19%) OCP
7 78 (0.84%) AWS Certification
8 54 (0.58%) PhD
9 45 (0.48%) Master's Degree
10 43 (0.46%) RHCE
11 38 (0.41%) ISTQB
12 37 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
13 29 (0.31%) GIAC
14 24 (0.26%) SANS
15 21 (0.23%) RHCSA
16 20 (0.22%) HND
17 19 (0.20%) DBS Check
18 17 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
19 16 (0.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
19 16 (0.17%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 775 (8.34%) QA
2 398 (4.28%) Accessibility
3 66 (0.71%) WCAG
4 52 (0.56%) SLA
5 46 (0.50%) PCI DSS
6 40 (0.43%) GDPR
7 30 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 28 (0.30%) Data Quality
9 27 (0.29%) PMO
10 24 (0.26%) EMIR
10 24 (0.26%) MiFID
11 22 (0.24%) GRC
12 11 (0.12%) ISO 13485
13 10 (0.11%) IEC 62304
13 10 (0.11%) WAI
14 8 (0.086%) SOC 2
15 6 (0.065%) ISO 15022
15 6 (0.065%) ISO 20022
16 5 (0.054%) HL7
17 3 (0.032%) DICOM
System Software
1 2,848 (30.66%) Docker
2 274 (2.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 192 (2.07%) HDFS
4 159 (1.71%) Active Directory
5 104 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
6 77 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
7 47 (0.51%) Firmware
8 45 (0.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 28 (0.30%) vSphere
10 22 (0.24%) LXC
11 16 (0.17%) Ceph
11 16 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
12 15 (0.16%) Postfix
13 14 (0.15%) NFS
14 11 (0.12%) iptables
15 8 (0.086%) Xen
16 7 (0.075%) KVM
17 6 (0.065%) Varnish
18 5 (0.054%) Hyper-V
18 5 (0.054%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1,992 (21.44%) Kubernetes
2 1,132 (12.19%) Terraform
3 1,026 (11.04%) Ansible
4 507 (5.46%) Puppet
5 363 (3.91%) Opscode Chef
6 198 (2.13%) Grafana
7 137 (1.47%) Istio
8 129 (1.39%) Prometheus
9 73 (0.79%) Kibana
10 59 (0.64%) Graphite
11 57 (0.61%) HAProxy
12 50 (0.54%) Packer
13 37 (0.40%) Salt
14 36 (0.39%) Consul
15 33 (0.36%) Hadoop YARN
15 33 (0.36%) Opsgenie
16 32 (0.34%) Graylog
16 32 (0.34%) Rancher
16 32 (0.34%) ZABBIX
17 28 (0.30%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 920 (9.90%) Microsoft
2 633 (6.81%) Google
3 426 (4.59%) Oracle
4 389 (4.19%) VMware
5 187 (2.01%) Okta
6 180 (1.94%) Atlassian
7 152 (1.64%) Red Hat
8 146 (1.57%) Splunk
9 144 (1.55%) Zend
10 118 (1.27%) Apple
11 104 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
12 82 (0.88%) SAP
13 74 (0.80%) Adobe
14 73 (0.79%) Sitecore
15 63 (0.68%) Databricks
16 61 (0.66%) IBM
17 55 (0.59%) Xamarin
18 52 (0.56%) Sybase
19 43 (0.46%) Telerik
20 40 (0.43%) ServiceNow