Period
to 11 May 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 11 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Git Distributed Version Control System
UK
6 months to
11 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 29 31 33
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Git (software) 6,808 6,865 10,190
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 7.72% 6.92% 6.95%
As % of the Development Applications category 38.83% 35.42% 35.07%
Number of salaries quoted 5,069 5,461 8,025
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £40,500 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £54,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -1.82% +10.00% -
75th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,171
90th Percentile £81,250 £82,500 £80,000
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 17,532 19,381 29,059
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.89% 19.53% 19.82%
Number of salaries quoted 13,428 15,462 23,154
10th Percentile £35,750 £33,750 £32,000
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 £73,750 £71,250 £67,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £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 11 May 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 11 May 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 5,998 £55,000 - 1,499
UK excluding London +3 3,873 £50,000 +5.26% 1,148
London 0 2,411 £67,500 +3.85% 450
Work from Home +12 1,661 £50,000 - 305
South East +1 1,142 £52,500 +5.00% 247
North of England +3 985 £47,500 - 344
South West +10 643 £45,000 - 155
North West +2 488 £47,500 -5.00% 187
Midlands -8 454 £47,500 - 201
Yorkshire +1 423 £47,500 - 116
Scotland +3 282 £47,500 +5.56% 63
West Midlands -17 267 £48,000 +1.05% 130
East of England -1 258 £57,500 +15.00% 95
East Midlands +2 179 £45,000 - 71
Wales +6 83 £44,489 -1.14% 31
North East +3 76 £39,500 -3.48% 41
Northern Ireland +17 37 £47,500 -9.52% 12

For the 6 months to 11 May 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 3,478 (51.09%) Agile Software Development
2 3,234 (47.50%) JavaScript
3 2,240 (32.90%) DevOps
4 2,116 (31.08%) Docker
5 2,079 (30.54%) CSS
6 2,050 (30.11%) HTML
7 2,045 (30.04%) AWS
8 1,900 (27.91%) SQL
9 1,839 (27.01%) Azure
10 1,682 (24.71%) Linux
11 1,624 (23.85%) Python
12 1,558 (22.88%) C#
13 1,554 (22.83%) Java
14 1,531 (22.49%) React
15 1,444 (21.21%) Jenkins
16 1,430 (21.00%) Kubernetes
17 1,342 (19.71%) Scrum
18 1,293 (18.99%) Software Engineering
19 1,285 (18.87%) Social Skills
20 1,242 (18.24%) Continuous Integration
21 1,231 (18.08%) .NET
22 1,199 (17.61%) AngularJS
23 1,196 (17.57%) PHP
24 1,189 (17.46%) TDD
25 1,163 (17.08%) Node.js
26 1,134 (16.66%) Finance
27 1,120 (16.45%) JIRA
28 1,113 (16.35%) Microservices
29 1,023 (15.03%) MySQL
30 1,015 (14.91%) RESTful

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
1 463 (6.80%) Confluence
2 317 (4.66%) CMS
3 306 (4.49%) Elasticsearch
4 219 (3.22%) Apache
5 191 (2.81%) WordPress
6 156 (2.29%) nginx
7 150 (2.20%) Apache Spark
8 122 (1.79%) Tomcat
9 113 (1.66%) IIS
10 90 (1.32%) EPiServer
11 74 (1.09%) NServiceBus
11 74 (1.09%) Umbraco
12 67 (0.98%) Drupal
13 53 (0.78%) JBoss
14 51 (0.75%) GemFire
15 49 (0.72%) SharePoint
15 49 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
16 36 (0.53%) ColdFusion
17 34 (0.50%) Apache Solr
18 32 (0.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 68 (1.00%) Sketch
2 45 (0.66%) Figma
3 43 (0.63%) InVision
4 41 (0.60%) Adobe XD
5 40 (0.59%) Microsoft Office
6 35 (0.51%) Photoshop
7 14 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 14 (0.21%) Microsoft Excel
8 13 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
9 8 (0.12%) UXPin
10 7 (0.10%) MadCap Flare
11 6 (0.088%) Gephi
11 6 (0.088%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 6 (0.088%) Revit
12 5 (0.073%) Adobe After Effects
12 5 (0.073%) AutoCAD
12 5 (0.073%) Chatbot
13 4 (0.059%) Fireworks
13 4 (0.059%) Gliffy
13 4 (0.059%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 101 (1.48%) Magento
2 57 (0.84%) Shopify
3 23 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
4 18 (0.26%) nopCommerce
5 17 (0.25%) OpenCart
6 15 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
7 14 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
8 12 (0.18%) NetSuite
9 11 (0.16%) Sentinel
10 9 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
11 5 (0.073%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
12 4 (0.059%) MetaTrader
12 4 (0.059%) Oracle BPM
12 4 (0.059%) Oracle ERP
12 4 (0.059%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
12 4 (0.059%) Temenos T24
13 3 (0.044%) Distributed Ledger
13 3 (0.044%) Oracle EBS
13 3 (0.044%) R3 Corda
14 2 (0.029%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2,045 (30.04%) AWS
2 1,839 (27.01%) Azure
3 535 (7.86%) GitHub
4 517 (7.59%) GCP
5 381 (5.60%) SaaS
6 358 (5.26%) Serverless
7 262 (3.85%) AWS CloudFormation
8 255 (3.75%) PaaS
9 236 (3.47%) Amazon EC2
10 220 (3.23%) AWS Lambda
10 220 (3.23%) npm
11 187 (2.75%) Amazon S3
12 165 (2.42%) IaaS
13 107 (1.57%) Azure Active Directory
14 102 (1.50%) Power Platform
15 93 (1.37%) Amazon SQS
15 93 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
16 92 (1.35%) Firebase
17 89 (1.31%) Amazon ECS
17 89 (1.31%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 181 (2.66%) Firewall
2 167 (2.45%) HTTP
3 102 (1.50%) VPN
4 93 (1.37%) Internet
5 87 (1.28%) IPv4
6 78 (1.15%) TCP/IP
7 72 (1.06%) DNS
7 72 (1.06%) VLAN
8 69 (1.01%) OSPF
9 57 (0.84%) SSL
10 39 (0.57%) Skype
11 36 (0.53%) Network Security
12 28 (0.41%) Wireless
13 25 (0.37%) FTP
14 22 (0.32%) SSH
14 22 (0.32%) WAN
15 21 (0.31%) LAN
16 18 (0.26%) Broadband
17 17 (0.25%) Bluetooth
17 17 (0.25%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,023 (15.03%) MySQL
2 919 (13.50%) SQL Server
3 679 (9.97%) NoSQL
4 668 (9.81%) PostgreSQL
5 504 (7.40%) Relational Database
6 432 (6.35%) MongoDB
7 228 (3.35%) Redis
8 186 (2.73%) Big Data
9 131 (1.92%) Azure SQL Database
10 119 (1.75%) Amazon RDS
11 113 (1.66%) MariaDB
12 105 (1.54%) RDBMS
13 99 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
14 98 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 85 (1.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 78 (1.15%) Power BI
16 78 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 73 (1.07%) Hadoop
18 55 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 53 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1,444 (21.21%) Jenkins
2 1,120 (16.45%) JIRA
3 491 (7.21%) Subversion
4 428 (6.29%) Maven
5 390 (5.73%) Bitbucket
6 342 (5.02%) GitLab
6 342 (5.02%) Selenium
7 313 (4.60%) webpack
8 297 (4.36%) Cypress.io
9 293 (4.30%) TeamCity
10 268 (3.94%) JUnit
11 252 (3.70%) Cucumber
12 244 (3.58%) Team Foundation Server
13 224 (3.29%) Visual Studio
14 215 (3.16%) Gradle
15 193 (2.83%) gulp
16 170 (2.50%) Artifactory
17 165 (2.42%) Mercurial
18 164 (2.41%) Octopus Deploy
19 162 (2.38%) CircleCI
General
1 1,285 (18.87%) Social Skills
2 1,134 (16.66%) Finance
3 387 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
4 373 (5.48%) Marketing
5 319 (4.69%) Banking
6 269 (3.95%) Retail
7 259 (3.80%) Public Sector
8 236 (3.47%) Games
9 113 (1.66%) Manufacturing
10 109 (1.60%) Telecoms
11 91 (1.34%) Electronics
12 89 (1.31%) Law
13 81 (1.19%) Automotive
14 70 (1.03%) Front Office
15 63 (0.93%) Advertising
16 60 (0.88%) Organisational Skills
17 58 (0.85%) Publishing
18 55 (0.81%) Legal
19 50 (0.73%) Presentation Skills
20 49 (0.72%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4,034 (59.25%) Developer
2 889 (13.06%) Senior Developer
3 677 (9.94%) DevOps Engineer
4 617 (9.06%) Software Engineer
5 602 (8.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 593 (8.71%) PHP Developer
7 582 (8.55%) Full Stack Developer
8 502 (7.37%) Java Developer
9 434 (6.37%) Software Developer
10 412 (6.05%) .NET Developer
11 394 (5.79%) React Developer
12 332 (4.88%) JavaScript Developer
13 259 (3.80%) Lead Developer
14 247 (3.63%) AWS Engineer
15 243 (3.57%) C# Developer
16 222 (3.26%) Web Developer
17 182 (2.67%) AWS DevOps
18 180 (2.64%) AWS DevOps Engineer
19 168 (2.47%) Python Engineer
20 162 (2.38%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,079 (30.54%) CSS
2 2,050 (30.11%) HTML
3 1,531 (22.49%) React
4 1,231 (18.08%) .NET
5 1,199 (17.61%) AngularJS
6 1,163 (17.08%) Node.js
7 1,015 (14.91%) RESTful
8 989 (14.53%) REST
9 795 (11.68%) HTML5
10 748 (10.99%) Web Services
11 740 (10.87%) Spring
12 644 (9.46%) Vue.js
13 600 (8.81%) jQuery
14 576 (8.46%) Sass
15 540 (7.93%) CSS3
16 511 (7.51%) .NET Core
17 490 (7.20%) ASP.NET
18 483 (7.09%) Redux
19 479 (7.04%) Laravel
20 463 (6.80%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 746 (10.96%) User Experience
2 496 (7.29%) Mobile App
3 262 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
4 238 (3.50%) Self-Motivation
5 190 (2.79%) Linux Command Line
6 170 (2.50%) Algorithms
7 131 (1.92%) Public Cloud
8 129 (1.89%) Data Structures
9 117 (1.72%) Hybrid Cloud
10 100 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
11 97 (1.42%) Cloud Native
12 82 (1.20%) EPoS
13 68 (1.00%) NHS
14 63 (0.93%) Management Information System
14 63 (0.93%) Virtual Team
15 53 (0.78%) N-Tier
16 49 (0.72%) Data Centre
17 41 (0.60%) Fixed Income
18 36 (0.53%) Renewable Energy
19 34 (0.50%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1,682 (24.71%) Linux
2 522 (7.67%) Windows
3 387 (5.68%) Android
4 353 (5.19%) Apple iOS
5 338 (4.96%) Unix
6 180 (2.64%) CentOS
6 180 (2.64%) Ubuntu
7 151 (2.22%) Windows Server
8 121 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 63 (0.93%) Windows Server 2016
10 31 (0.46%) Alpine Linux
10 31 (0.46%) Embedded Linux
11 24 (0.35%) Debian
12 17 (0.25%) AIX
13 15 (0.22%) Windows 10
13 15 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
14 14 (0.21%) Mac OS
15 12 (0.18%) VMS
16 10 (0.15%) Fedora
17 7 (0.10%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,478 (51.09%) Agile Software Development
2 2,240 (32.90%) DevOps
3 1,342 (19.71%) Scrum
4 1,293 (18.99%) Software Engineering
5 1,242 (18.24%) Continuous Integration
6 1,189 (17.46%) TDD
7 1,113 (16.35%) Microservices
8 977 (14.35%) MVC
9 935 (13.73%) Front End Development
10 909 (13.35%) Test Automation
11 780 (11.46%) Problem-Solving
12 754 (11.08%) OO
13 744 (10.93%) Web Development
14 730 (10.72%) Unit Testing
15 675 (9.91%) Mentoring
16 599 (8.80%) Computer Science
17 528 (7.76%) SDLC
18 522 (7.67%) BDD
19 510 (7.49%) OOP
20 459 (6.74%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3,234 (47.50%) JavaScript
2 1,900 (27.91%) SQL
3 1,624 (23.85%) Python
4 1,558 (22.88%) C#
5 1,554 (22.83%) Java
6 1,196 (17.57%) PHP
7 1,009 (14.82%) TypeScript
8 510 (7.49%) Bash Shell
9 425 (6.24%) PowerShell
10 411 (6.04%) ES6
11 291 (4.27%) C++
12 289 (4.25%) Go
13 260 (3.82%) Ruby
14 208 (3.06%) Java 8
15 180 (2.64%) Scala
16 175 (2.57%) T-SQL
17 161 (2.36%) Kotlin
18 159 (2.34%) Shell Script
19 128 (1.88%) C
20 126 (1.85%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 824 (12.10%) Degree
2 334 (4.91%) Security Cleared
3 320 (4.70%) Computer Science Degree
4 285 (4.19%) SC Cleared
5 72 (1.06%) AWS Certification
6 46 (0.68%) RHCE
7 44 (0.65%) Oracle Certification
8 42 (0.62%) OCP
9 36 (0.53%) GIAC
10 30 (0.44%) SANS
11 27 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
11 27 (0.40%) ISTQB
11 27 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
12 26 (0.38%) PhD
13 24 (0.35%) DV Cleared
13 24 (0.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 23 (0.34%) Master's Degree
15 20 (0.29%) HND
16 15 (0.22%) RHCSA
17 14 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 488 (7.17%) QA
2 45 (0.66%) WCAG
3 35 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 32 (0.47%) GDPR
4 32 (0.47%) SLA
5 31 (0.46%) PCI DSS
6 27 (0.40%) Data Quality
7 19 (0.28%) WAI
8 17 (0.25%) GRC
9 12 (0.18%) ISO 9001
10 10 (0.15%) HIPAA
10 10 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 8 (0.12%) EMIR
11 8 (0.12%) MiFID
12 7 (0.10%) ISO 13485
13 6 (0.088%) IEC 62304
14 5 (0.073%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 5 (0.073%) SOC 2
15 4 (0.059%) PMO
16 3 (0.044%) IEC 61131
System Software
1 2,116 (31.08%) Docker
2 197 (2.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 156 (2.29%) Active Directory
4 79 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
5 51 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
6 49 (0.72%) HDFS
7 29 (0.43%) Firmware
8 27 (0.40%) vSphere
9 21 (0.31%) LXC
10 14 (0.21%) Postfix
11 9 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 9 (0.13%) Hyper-V
12 7 (0.10%) Ceph
12 7 (0.10%) NFS
12 7 (0.10%) Varnish
12 7 (0.10%) Virtual Servers
12 7 (0.10%) Xen
13 6 (0.088%) Apache Flume
14 5 (0.073%) KVM
15 4 (0.059%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1,430 (21.00%) Kubernetes
2 898 (13.19%) Terraform
3 749 (11.00%) Ansible
4 455 (6.68%) Puppet
5 267 (3.92%) Opscode Chef
6 112 (1.65%) Prometheus
7 101 (1.48%) Istio
8 96 (1.41%) Grafana
9 47 (0.69%) Packer
10 37 (0.54%) Docker Swarm
11 36 (0.53%) HAProxy
11 36 (0.53%) Nagios
12 35 (0.51%) Graphite
13 34 (0.50%) Kibana
14 32 (0.47%) Consul
15 26 (0.38%) ZABBIX
16 22 (0.32%) Salt
17 21 (0.31%) Rancher
18 16 (0.24%) Graylog
19 14 (0.21%) logstash
Vendors
1 687 (10.09%) Microsoft
2 478 (7.02%) Google
3 310 (4.55%) Oracle
4 253 (3.72%) VMware
5 177 (2.60%) Atlassian
6 132 (1.94%) Red Hat
7 118 (1.73%) Zend
8 114 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
9 101 (1.48%) Apple
10 88 (1.29%) Splunk
11 79 (1.16%) Adobe
12 73 (1.07%) IBM
13 58 (0.85%) SAP
14 54 (0.79%) Xamarin
15 53 (0.78%) Sitecore
16 42 (0.62%) Okta
17 38 (0.56%) Telerik
18 24 (0.35%) HP
18 24 (0.35%) ServiceNow
19 23 (0.34%) WooCommerce