Period
to 14 June 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 14 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Git Distributed Version Control System
UK
6 months to
14 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 29 31 30
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Git (software) 7,959 5,790 10,001
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 7.91% 6.93% 6.96%
As % of the Development Applications category 39.45% 35.32% 35.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5,367 4,592 7,928
10th Percentile £33,750 £34,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £42,129 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £53,931 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.98% +7.86% -
75th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £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 20,175 16,395 28,129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.05% 19.62% 19.58%
Number of salaries quoted 14,217 13,083 22,442
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £32,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,250 £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 14 June 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 14 June 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 7,074 £55,000 - 1,417
UK excluding London +1 4,205 £50,000 +5.26% 1,057
London +4 3,130 £67,500 +3.85% 471
Work from Home +17 1,963 £50,000 - 348
South East 0 1,318 £52,500 +5.00% 204
North of England +2 1,089 £47,500 - 313
South West +8 657 £45,000 - 145
North West +2 556 £47,500 -5.00% 158
Midlands -10 501 £47,500 +5.56% 175
Yorkshire 0 454 £47,500 +2.15% 110
West Midlands -17 287 £50,000 +5.26% 120
Scotland -5 269 £47,500 +5.56% 75
East of England -5 246 £57,500 +21.05% 100
East Midlands -4 205 £42,750 -5.00% 55
Wales 0 102 £45,000 - 33
North East -2 81 £40,000 -3.03% 45
Northern Ireland +12 39 £47,500 -9.52% 14

For the 6 months to 14 June 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 4,066 (51.09%) Agile Software Development
2 3,858 (48.47%) JavaScript
3 2,560 (32.16%) DevOps
4 2,494 (31.34%) Docker
5 2,479 (31.15%) AWS
6 2,470 (31.03%) CSS
7 2,403 (30.19%) HTML
8 2,143 (26.93%) SQL
9 2,142 (26.91%) Azure
10 1,978 (24.85%) Java
11 1,944 (24.43%) React
12 1,938 (24.35%) Linux
13 1,916 (24.07%) Python
14 1,729 (21.72%) C#
15 1,702 (21.38%) Kubernetes
16 1,644 (20.66%) Jenkins
17 1,623 (20.39%) Software Engineering
18 1,568 (19.70%) Scrum
19 1,539 (19.34%) Social Skills
20 1,530 (19.22%) Node.js
21 1,526 (19.17%) AngularJS
22 1,444 (18.14%) Finance
23 1,441 (18.11%) .NET
24 1,435 (18.03%) Continuous Integration
25 1,429 (17.95%) TDD
26 1,344 (16.89%) Microservices
27 1,325 (16.65%) PHP
28 1,321 (16.60%) REST
29 1,319 (16.57%) TypeScript
30 1,263 (15.87%) JIRA

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
1 513 (6.45%) Confluence
2 378 (4.75%) Elasticsearch
3 356 (4.47%) CMS
4 280 (3.52%) Apache
5 234 (2.94%) Apache Spark
6 195 (2.45%) WordPress
7 188 (2.36%) nginx
8 138 (1.73%) Tomcat
9 132 (1.66%) IIS
10 113 (1.42%) GemFire
11 107 (1.34%) EPiServer
12 94 (1.18%) Umbraco
13 69 (0.87%) Drupal
14 61 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
15 57 (0.72%) NServiceBus
16 56 (0.70%) JBoss
17 47 (0.59%) Kentico
18 45 (0.57%) SharePoint
19 38 (0.48%) Headless CMS
20 34 (0.43%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 62 (0.78%) Sketch
2 51 (0.64%) Figma
3 50 (0.63%) Microsoft Office
4 43 (0.54%) Photoshop
5 42 (0.53%) InVision
6 31 (0.39%) Adobe XD
7 16 (0.20%) Microsoft Excel
8 14 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
9 11 (0.14%) Zeplin
10 9 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 9 (0.11%) Chatbot
10 9 (0.11%) InDesign
10 9 (0.11%) UXPin
11 8 (0.10%) GIMP
12 7 (0.088%) MadCap Flare
13 6 (0.075%) Adobe After Effects
13 6 (0.075%) Gephi
13 6 (0.075%) Revit
14 5 (0.063%) AutoCAD
15 4 (0.050%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 110 (1.38%) Magento
2 61 (0.77%) Shopify
3 33 (0.41%) Payment Gateway
4 25 (0.31%) Distributed Ledger
5 16 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
6 15 (0.19%) nopCommerce
7 14 (0.18%) Sentinel
8 12 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
8 12 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
8 12 (0.15%) NetSuite
9 10 (0.13%) MetaTrader
10 9 (0.11%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
10 9 (0.11%) OpenCart
11 7 (0.088%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
12 5 (0.063%) Oracle BPM
12 5 (0.063%) R3 Corda
13 4 (0.050%) Oracle ERP
13 4 (0.050%) SAP Business One
14 3 (0.038%) Oracle EBS
14 3 (0.038%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 2,479 (31.15%) AWS
2 2,142 (26.91%) Azure
3 747 (9.39%) GitHub
4 654 (8.22%) GCP
5 484 (6.08%) SaaS
6 460 (5.78%) Serverless
7 320 (4.02%) AWS Lambda
8 300 (3.77%) npm
9 295 (3.71%) Amazon EC2
10 289 (3.63%) AWS CloudFormation
11 286 (3.59%) PaaS
12 249 (3.13%) Amazon S3
13 173 (2.17%) IaaS
14 135 (1.70%) Power Platform
15 133 (1.67%) OpenShift
16 126 (1.58%) Amazon SQS
17 101 (1.27%) Azure Active Directory
18 98 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
18 98 (1.23%) Firebase
19 93 (1.17%) Amazon ECS
Communications & Networking
1 240 (3.02%) HTTP
2 209 (2.63%) Firewall
3 109 (1.37%) Internet
3 109 (1.37%) IPv4
3 109 (1.37%) VPN
4 86 (1.08%) VLAN
5 85 (1.07%) OSPF
6 72 (0.90%) DNS
7 71 (0.89%) SSL
8 66 (0.83%) TCP/IP
9 46 (0.58%) Network Security
10 36 (0.45%) Broadband
11 31 (0.39%) Skype
12 30 (0.38%) Wireless
13 29 (0.36%) LAN
13 29 (0.36%) WAN
14 25 (0.31%) SSH
15 23 (0.29%) Bluetooth
15 23 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
16 21 (0.26%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,138 (14.30%) MySQL
2 1,004 (12.61%) SQL Server
3 854 (10.73%) PostgreSQL
4 840 (10.55%) NoSQL
5 664 (8.34%) Relational Database
6 534 (6.71%) MongoDB
7 376 (4.72%) Redis
8 254 (3.19%) Big Data
9 185 (2.32%) MariaDB
10 144 (1.81%) Amazon RDS
11 132 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
12 129 (1.62%) RDBMS
13 127 (1.60%) Azure SQL Database
14 124 (1.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 124 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 116 (1.46%) Power BI
16 103 (1.29%) HBase
17 100 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 96 (1.21%) Oracle Database
19 95 (1.19%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1,644 (20.66%) Jenkins
2 1,263 (15.87%) JIRA
3 515 (6.47%) Subversion
4 495 (6.22%) Maven
5 456 (5.73%) webpack
6 411 (5.16%) Bitbucket
7 405 (5.09%) Cypress.io
8 399 (5.01%) Selenium
9 390 (4.90%) GitLab
10 371 (4.66%) Cucumber
11 358 (4.50%) JUnit
12 344 (4.32%) TeamCity
13 304 (3.82%) Gradle
14 280 (3.52%) Visual Studio
15 244 (3.07%) Team Foundation Server
16 235 (2.95%) gulp
17 229 (2.88%) Sonatype Nexus
18 227 (2.85%) IntelliJ
19 221 (2.78%) Mockito
20 209 (2.63%) CircleCI
General
1 1,539 (19.34%) Social Skills
2 1,444 (18.14%) Finance
3 465 (5.84%) Banking
4 457 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
5 438 (5.50%) Marketing
6 367 (4.61%) Retail
7 305 (3.83%) Games
8 237 (2.98%) Public Sector
9 187 (2.35%) Law
10 110 (1.38%) Manufacturing
10 110 (1.38%) Telecoms
11 91 (1.14%) Automotive
12 89 (1.12%) Organisational Skills
13 87 (1.09%) Advertising
14 85 (1.07%) Electronics
15 81 (1.02%) Legal
16 80 (1.01%) Publishing
17 68 (0.85%) Front Office
18 63 (0.79%) Investment Banking
19 61 (0.77%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4,629 (58.16%) Developer
2 1,079 (13.56%) Senior Developer
3 778 (9.78%) Software Engineer
4 747 (9.39%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 710 (8.92%) DevOps Engineer
6 626 (7.87%) Full Stack Developer
7 614 (7.71%) PHP Developer
8 567 (7.12%) Java Developer
9 510 (6.41%) Software Developer
10 488 (6.13%) .NET Developer
11 455 (5.72%) React Developer
12 391 (4.91%) JavaScript Developer
13 291 (3.66%) Lead Developer
14 290 (3.64%) C# Developer
15 262 (3.29%) AWS Engineer
16 230 (2.89%) Web Developer
17 201 (2.53%) C# .NET Developer
18 200 (2.51%) Python Engineer
19 196 (2.46%) Backend Developer
20 190 (2.39%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,470 (31.03%) CSS
2 2,403 (30.19%) HTML
3 1,944 (24.43%) React
4 1,530 (19.22%) Node.js
5 1,526 (19.17%) AngularJS
6 1,441 (18.11%) .NET
7 1,321 (16.60%) REST
8 1,220 (15.33%) RESTful
9 948 (11.91%) HTML5
10 933 (11.72%) Spring
11 919 (11.55%) Web Services
12 772 (9.70%) Vue.js
13 727 (9.13%) Sass
14 680 (8.54%) jQuery
15 628 (7.89%) JSON
15 628 (7.89%) Redux
16 626 (7.87%) CSS3
17 616 (7.74%) .NET Core
18 537 (6.75%) Laravel
19 517 (6.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 987 (12.40%) User Experience
2 521 (6.55%) Mobile App
3 322 (4.05%) Self-Motivation
4 279 (3.51%) Linux Command Line
5 266 (3.34%) Greenfield Project
6 240 (3.02%) Algorithms
7 172 (2.16%) Data Structures
8 158 (1.99%) Public Cloud
9 136 (1.71%) Hybrid Cloud
10 103 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
11 95 (1.19%) Cloud Native
12 93 (1.17%) Virtual Team
13 84 (1.06%) Data Centre
14 80 (1.01%) NHS
15 77 (0.97%) Management Information System
16 56 (0.70%) EPoS
17 53 (0.67%) Derivative
18 51 (0.64%) Social Media
19 46 (0.58%) Equities
20 43 (0.54%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1,938 (24.35%) Linux
2 654 (8.22%) Windows
3 450 (5.65%) Unix
4 427 (5.36%) Android
5 380 (4.77%) Apple iOS
6 180 (2.26%) CentOS
7 176 (2.21%) Ubuntu
8 169 (2.12%) Windows Server
9 95 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 71 (0.89%) Windows Server 2016
11 37 (0.46%) Embedded Linux
12 23 (0.29%) Windows 10
13 21 (0.26%) Alpine Linux
14 18 (0.23%) Debian
14 18 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
15 13 (0.16%) Mac OS X
16 12 (0.15%) VMS
17 11 (0.14%) AIX
17 11 (0.14%) Windows 7
18 9 (0.11%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 4,066 (51.09%) Agile Software Development
2 2,560 (32.16%) DevOps
3 1,623 (20.39%) Software Engineering
4 1,568 (19.70%) Scrum
5 1,435 (18.03%) Continuous Integration
6 1,429 (17.95%) TDD
7 1,344 (16.89%) Microservices
8 1,181 (14.84%) Front End Development
9 1,146 (14.40%) Test Automation
10 1,046 (13.14%) MVC
11 970 (12.19%) Problem-Solving
12 851 (10.69%) OO
13 847 (10.64%) Unit Testing
14 846 (10.63%) Web Development
15 770 (9.67%) Mentoring
16 739 (9.29%) Computer Science
17 658 (8.27%) BDD
18 629 (7.90%) SDLC
19 615 (7.73%) OOP
20 575 (7.22%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3,858 (48.47%) JavaScript
2 2,143 (26.93%) SQL
3 1,978 (24.85%) Java
4 1,916 (24.07%) Python
5 1,729 (21.72%) C#
6 1,325 (16.65%) PHP
7 1,319 (16.57%) TypeScript
8 565 (7.10%) ES6
9 561 (7.05%) Bash Shell
10 513 (6.45%) PowerShell
11 349 (4.38%) Go
12 326 (4.10%) C++
13 274 (3.44%) Ruby
14 261 (3.28%) Java 8
15 254 (3.19%) Shell Script
16 222 (2.79%) Scala
17 208 (2.61%) Kotlin
18 204 (2.56%) Groovy
19 191 (2.40%) T-SQL
20 172 (2.16%) C
Qualifications
1 982 (12.34%) Degree
2 364 (4.57%) Security Cleared
3 354 (4.45%) Computer Science Degree
4 307 (3.86%) SC Cleared
5 103 (1.29%) Oracle Certification
6 101 (1.27%) OCP
7 83 (1.04%) AWS Certification
8 52 (0.65%) RHCE
9 43 (0.54%) GIAC
10 40 (0.50%) Master's Degree
11 38 (0.48%) ISTQB
11 38 (0.48%) PhD
12 34 (0.43%) BPSS Clearance
13 30 (0.38%) SANS
14 24 (0.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 22 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
16 20 (0.25%) HND
17 17 (0.21%) DBS Check
18 16 (0.20%) DV Cleared
19 15 (0.19%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 592 (7.44%) QA
2 258 (3.24%) Accessibility
3 50 (0.63%) WCAG
4 42 (0.53%) PCI DSS
5 37 (0.46%) SLA
6 30 (0.38%) GDPR
7 29 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 26 (0.33%) Data Quality
8 26 (0.33%) PMO
9 21 (0.26%) GRC
10 17 (0.21%) EMIR
10 17 (0.21%) MiFID
11 16 (0.20%) WAI
12 13 (0.16%) HIPAA
13 10 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 8 (0.10%) ISO 13485
14 8 (0.10%) SOC 2
15 7 (0.088%) IEC 62304
16 6 (0.075%) ISO 9001
17 5 (0.063%) HL7
System Software
1 2,494 (31.34%) Docker
2 251 (3.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 154 (1.93%) Active Directory
4 106 (1.33%) HDFS
5 92 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
6 66 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
7 40 (0.50%) Firmware
8 29 (0.36%) vSphere
9 23 (0.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 22 (0.28%) LXC
11 14 (0.18%) Ceph
12 12 (0.15%) NFS
12 12 (0.15%) Postfix
12 12 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
13 8 (0.10%) Xen
14 6 (0.075%) Apache Flume
14 6 (0.075%) KVM
15 5 (0.063%) Hyper-V
15 5 (0.063%) iptables
16 3 (0.038%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1,702 (21.38%) Kubernetes
2 1,006 (12.64%) Terraform
3 882 (11.08%) Ansible
4 487 (6.12%) Puppet
5 302 (3.79%) Opscode Chef
6 144 (1.81%) Grafana
7 134 (1.68%) Prometheus
8 122 (1.53%) Istio
9 52 (0.65%) Packer
10 45 (0.57%) Graphite
11 44 (0.55%) HAProxy
12 40 (0.50%) Kibana
13 38 (0.48%) Rancher
14 34 (0.43%) Consul
14 34 (0.43%) Docker Swarm
15 33 (0.41%) Nagios
16 29 (0.36%) Salt
17 28 (0.35%) ZABBIX
18 25 (0.31%) Graylog
19 22 (0.28%) Opsgenie
Vendors
1 792 (9.95%) Microsoft
2 524 (6.58%) Google
3 348 (4.37%) Oracle
4 332 (4.17%) VMware
5 172 (2.16%) Atlassian
6 143 (1.80%) Red Hat
7 130 (1.63%) Zend
8 118 (1.48%) Splunk
9 103 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
10 101 (1.27%) Okta
11 100 (1.26%) Apple
12 74 (0.93%) IBM
13 72 (0.90%) Adobe
14 70 (0.88%) SAP
15 65 (0.82%) Sitecore
16 44 (0.55%) Xamarin
17 40 (0.50%) Telerik
18 33 (0.41%) Solace
18 33 (0.41%) Sybase
19 30 (0.38%) WooCommerce