Period
to 5 December 2020

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 5 December 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Git Distributed Version Control System
UK
6 months to
5 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 26 27 32
Rank change year-on-year +1 +5 +5
Permanent jobs citing Git (software) 4,534 9,425 11,052
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 8.03% 6.98% 6.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 37.94% 36.51% 33.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4,665 8,186 9,672
Median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%

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 11,950 25,815 32,548
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.16% 19.11% 19.99%
Number of salaries quoted 9,980 20,527 26,235
Median annual salary £55,000 £53,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.77% +6.00% -
10th Percentile £35,225 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £83,000 £83,750 £80,000
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 5 December 2020.

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 5 December 2020. 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 4,102 £52,500 - 1,061
UK excluding London +6 2,784 £47,500 - 838
London -5 1,557 £65,000 - 312
Work from Home 0 913 £50,000 - 234
South East +1 741 £52,500 - 155
North of England +9 720 £47,500 +5.56% 265
South West +11 406 £47,500 +5.56% 107
Midlands +13 384 £47,500 +5.56% 132
Yorkshire +23 348 £47,500 +5.56% 90
North West -7 293 £47,500 +5.56% 142
West Midlands +11 264 £47,500 +5.56% 81
East of England +9 245 £52,500 +5.00% 87
Scotland +5 202 £47,500 -1.05% 63
East Midlands +9 119 £50,000 +8.70% 50
North East +14 79 £45,000 +7.52% 33
Wales +3 72 £47,500 +18.75% 20
Northern Ireland +9 17 £35,000 -25.53% 10
Channel Islands -1 1 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 5 December 2020, 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 2,358 (52.01%) Agile Software Development
2 2,097 (46.25%) JavaScript
3 1,511 (33.33%) DevOps
4 1,489 (32.84%) HTML
5 1,476 (32.55%) CSS
6 1,345 (29.66%) SQL
7 1,262 (27.83%) AWS
8 1,197 (26.40%) Azure
9 1,159 (25.56%) C#
10 1,066 (23.51%) Docker
11 1,021 (22.52%) Linux
12 1,010 (22.28%) Python
13 1,004 (22.14%) Jenkins
14 998 (22.01%) Java
15 949 (20.93%) .NET
16 919 (20.27%) Scrum
17 883 (19.48%) React
18 849 (18.73%) Continuous Integration
19 846 (18.66%) AngularJS
20 779 (17.18%) Microservices
21 767 (16.92%) PHP
22 766 (16.89%) TDD
22 766 (16.89%) Kubernetes
23 762 (16.81%) Software Engineering
24 734 (16.19%) SQL Server
25 699 (15.42%) Node.js
26 696 (15.35%) JIRA
27 685 (15.11%) MVC
28 675 (14.89%) RESTful
29 669 (14.76%) Finance

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
1 288 (6.35%) Confluence
2 191 (4.21%) CMS
3 186 (4.10%) Elasticsearch
4 169 (3.73%) WordPress
5 124 (2.73%) Apache
6 109 (2.40%) NServiceBus
7 100 (2.21%) nginx
8 82 (1.81%) Apache Spark
9 78 (1.72%) IIS
10 58 (1.28%) SharePoint
10 58 (1.28%) Tomcat
11 37 (0.82%) Drupal
12 32 (0.71%) JBoss
12 32 (0.71%) WebSphere
13 27 (0.60%) Headless CMS
14 26 (0.57%) OpenStack
15 25 (0.55%) Umbraco
16 24 (0.53%) SAS
17 23 (0.51%) EPiServer
18 20 (0.44%) Jadu
Applications
1 54 (1.19%) Photoshop
2 46 (1.01%) Sketch
3 36 (0.79%) Figma
4 31 (0.68%) Adobe XD
5 29 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 25 (0.55%) Microsoft Excel
7 18 (0.40%) InVision
8 15 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
9 13 (0.29%) Microsoft Project
10 12 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 11 (0.24%) MS Visio
12 10 (0.22%) Microsoft Office
13 3 (0.066%) Chatbot
14 2 (0.044%) 3ds Max
14 2 (0.044%) Spreadsheet
14 2 (0.044%) Zeplin
15 1 (0.022%) AutoCAD
15 1 (0.022%) FileZilla
15 1 (0.022%) Marvel
15 1 (0.022%) Maya
Business Applications
1 74 (1.63%) Magento
2 27 (0.60%) Shopify
3 21 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
4 13 (0.29%) OpenCart
5 9 (0.20%) Siebel CRM
6 7 (0.15%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 5 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
8 4 (0.088%) MoSes
8 4 (0.088%) Temenos T24
9 3 (0.066%) Distributed Ledger
9 3 (0.066%) NetSuite
9 3 (0.066%) Oracle Cash Management
9 3 (0.066%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (0.044%) Dynamics NAV
10 2 (0.044%) SAP FI-CA
10 2 (0.044%) SAP PSCD
11 1 (0.022%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1,262 (27.83%) AWS
2 1,197 (26.40%) Azure
3 287 (6.33%) GCP
4 258 (5.69%) GitHub
5 221 (4.87%) Serverless
6 207 (4.57%) AWS CloudFormation
7 178 (3.93%) npm
8 173 (3.82%) PaaS
9 153 (3.37%) SaaS
10 129 (2.85%) IaaS
11 112 (2.47%) Amazon EC2
12 106 (2.34%) AWS Lambda
13 99 (2.18%) Cloud Computing
14 59 (1.30%) Azure Functions
14 59 (1.30%) Power Platform
15 56 (1.24%) Amazon S3
16 55 (1.21%) Firebase
17 53 (1.17%) Amazon EKS
18 52 (1.15%) Azure Active Directory
19 49 (1.08%) Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 207 (4.57%) HTTP
2 85 (1.87%) Skype
3 81 (1.79%) TCP/IP
4 67 (1.48%) DNS
4 67 (1.48%) Firewall
5 62 (1.37%) Internet
6 29 (0.64%) Network Security
7 25 (0.55%) SSL
7 25 (0.55%) VPN
8 20 (0.44%) SMTP
9 19 (0.42%) FTP
9 19 (0.42%) SSH
10 17 (0.37%) RTP
11 15 (0.33%) IMAP
12 14 (0.31%) Bluetooth
12 14 (0.31%) DHCP
12 14 (0.31%) Wireless
13 12 (0.26%) IPv6
13 12 (0.26%) WAN
14 11 (0.24%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 734 (16.19%) SQL Server
2 581 (12.81%) MySQL
3 568 (12.53%) NoSQL
4 338 (7.45%) PostgreSQL
5 309 (6.82%) MongoDB
6 266 (5.87%) Relational Database
7 163 (3.60%) Big Data
8 144 (3.18%) Redis
9 120 (2.65%) Hadoop
10 114 (2.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 76 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
12 68 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 67 (1.48%) Amazon Redshift
13 67 (1.48%) RDBMS
14 65 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
15 63 (1.39%) Azure SQL Database
16 58 (1.28%) Amazon RDS
17 53 (1.17%) Apache Cassandra
18 44 (0.97%) Cosmos DB
19 41 (0.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 1,004 (22.14%) Jenkins
2 696 (15.35%) JIRA
3 372 (8.20%) Subversion
4 304 (6.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 293 (6.46%) Selenium
6 276 (6.09%) Bitbucket
7 261 (5.76%) Maven
8 228 (5.03%) TeamCity
9 195 (4.30%) webpack
10 184 (4.06%) GitLab
11 172 (3.79%) JUnit
12 137 (3.02%) Visual Studio
13 124 (2.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 122 (2.69%) gulp
15 120 (2.65%) Octopus Deploy
16 114 (2.51%) Artifactory
17 113 (2.49%) Mercurial
18 106 (2.34%) Cucumber
19 100 (2.21%) NUnit
20 82 (1.81%) Gradle
General
1 669 (14.76%) Finance
2 237 (5.23%) Public Sector
3 235 (5.18%) Marketing
4 169 (3.73%) Banking
5 134 (2.96%) Retail
6 130 (2.87%) Manufacturing
7 105 (2.32%) Games
8 94 (2.07%) Telecoms
9 83 (1.83%) Electronics
10 54 (1.19%) Law
11 50 (1.10%) Front Office
12 46 (1.01%) Automotive
13 44 (0.97%) Advertising
14 28 (0.62%) Publishing
15 25 (0.55%) Investment Banking
16 24 (0.53%) Legal
17 18 (0.40%) German Language
18 14 (0.31%) Billing
18 14 (0.31%) French Language
19 12 (0.26%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 2,789 (61.51%) Developer
2 544 (12.00%) Senior Developer
3 519 (11.45%) DevOps Engineer
4 428 (9.44%) PHP Developer
5 383 (8.45%) Software Engineer
6 379 (8.36%) .NET Developer
7 361 (7.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 332 (7.32%) Java Developer
9 326 (7.19%) Full Stack Developer
10 273 (6.02%) Software Developer
11 221 (4.87%) C# Developer
12 210 (4.63%) AWS Engineer
13 204 (4.50%) JavaScript Developer
14 190 (4.19%) Web Developer
15 187 (4.12%) React Developer
16 184 (4.06%) Lead Developer
17 174 (3.84%) AWS DevOps
18 170 (3.75%) AWS DevOps Engineer
19 151 (3.33%) Python Developer
20 141 (3.11%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,489 (32.84%) HTML
2 1,476 (32.55%) CSS
3 949 (20.93%) .NET
4 883 (19.48%) React
5 846 (18.66%) AngularJS
6 699 (15.42%) Node.js
7 675 (14.89%) RESTful
8 645 (14.23%) HTML5
9 563 (12.42%) REST
10 482 (10.63%) jQuery
11 473 (10.43%) ASP.NET
12 464 (10.23%) Web Services
13 423 (9.33%) CSS3
14 401 (8.84%) Vue.js
15 392 (8.65%) .NET Core
16 383 (8.45%) .NET Framework
16 383 (8.45%) Spring
17 376 (8.29%) Sass
18 302 (6.66%) ASP.NET Web API
19 283 (6.24%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 374 (8.25%) User Experience
2 247 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
3 243 (5.36%) Mobile App
4 232 (5.12%) Greenfield Project
5 183 (4.04%) Algorithms
6 135 (2.98%) Data Structures
7 127 (2.80%) Cloud Native
8 115 (2.54%) Self-Motivation
9 81 (1.79%) Public Cloud
10 68 (1.50%) Virtual Team
11 67 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
11 67 (1.48%) Linux Command Line
12 38 (0.84%) N-Tier
13 33 (0.73%) Data Centre
13 33 (0.73%) Management Information System
14 32 (0.71%) Blog
15 28 (0.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 25 (0.55%) Client/Server
17 21 (0.46%) Fixed Income
17 21 (0.46%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1,021 (22.52%) Linux
2 322 (7.10%) Windows
3 218 (4.81%) Android
4 195 (4.30%) Apple iOS
5 194 (4.28%) Unix
6 139 (3.07%) CentOS
7 94 (2.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 73 (1.61%) Ubuntu
9 71 (1.57%) Windows Server
10 40 (0.88%) Debian
11 13 (0.29%) Fedora
11 13 (0.29%) Mac OS X
11 13 (0.29%) Solaris
12 11 (0.24%) Amazon Linux
12 11 (0.24%) CoreOS
12 11 (0.24%) Mac OS
12 11 (0.24%) zOS
13 9 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
14 8 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
15 7 (0.15%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,358 (52.01%) Agile Software Development
2 1,511 (33.33%) DevOps
3 919 (20.27%) Scrum
4 849 (18.73%) Continuous Integration
5 779 (17.18%) Microservices
6 766 (16.89%) TDD
7 762 (16.81%) Software Engineering
8 685 (15.11%) MVC
9 592 (13.06%) Test Automation
10 536 (11.82%) OO
11 499 (11.01%) Front End Development
12 492 (10.85%) Unit Testing
13 491 (10.83%) Web Development
14 465 (10.26%) Problem-Solving
15 396 (8.73%) Computer Science
16 347 (7.65%) Mentoring
17 339 (7.48%) BDD
18 298 (6.57%) Open Source
19 269 (5.93%) Migration
20 267 (5.89%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2,097 (46.25%) JavaScript
2 1,345 (29.66%) SQL
3 1,159 (25.56%) C#
4 1,010 (22.28%) Python
5 998 (22.01%) Java
6 767 (16.92%) PHP
7 531 (11.71%) TypeScript
8 278 (6.13%) Bash Shell
9 243 (5.36%) C++
10 222 (4.90%) T-SQL
11 193 (4.26%) PowerShell
12 166 (3.66%) Ruby
13 151 (3.33%) ES6
14 145 (3.20%) Shell Script
15 133 (2.93%) Java 8
16 132 (2.91%) Go
17 127 (2.80%) C
18 114 (2.51%) PL/SQL
19 90 (1.99%) Apple Swift
20 89 (1.96%) Perl
Qualifications
1 526 (11.60%) Degree
2 204 (4.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 179 (3.95%) Security Cleared
4 138 (3.04%) SC Cleared
5 53 (1.17%) PhD
6 52 (1.15%) AWS Certification
7 42 (0.93%) ISTQB
8 38 (0.84%) ISEB
9 24 (0.53%) ISEB Practitioner
10 23 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
11 21 (0.46%) DV Cleared
12 20 (0.44%) CCNA
13 19 (0.42%) Master's Degree
14 16 (0.35%) Numerate Degree
15 13 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
16 10 (0.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 8 (0.18%) CTC Cleared
17 8 (0.18%) HND
17 8 (0.18%) SANS
18 5 (0.11%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 285 (6.29%) QA
2 50 (1.10%) GDPR
3 27 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (0.40%) Data Quality
5 14 (0.31%) SLA
6 12 (0.26%) PCI DSS
6 12 (0.26%) WCAG
7 11 (0.24%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.11%) JTAG
9 3 (0.066%) ISO 20022
9 3 (0.066%) PMO
9 3 (0.066%) PSD2
9 3 (0.066%) TARGET2
10 2 (0.044%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 2 (0.044%) NCSC
10 2 (0.044%) NIST
11 1 (0.022%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.022%) HL7
11 1 (0.022%) ISO 13485
11 1 (0.022%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 1,066 (23.51%) Docker
2 100 (2.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 86 (1.90%) Active Directory
4 33 (0.73%) vSphere
5 27 (0.60%) Hyper-V
6 20 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
7 15 (0.33%) Firmware
8 13 (0.29%) Postfix
9 9 (0.20%) HDFS
9 9 (0.20%) VirtualBox
10 6 (0.13%) KVM
11 5 (0.11%) DFS Replication
11 5 (0.11%) LXC
11 5 (0.11%) Varnish
11 5 (0.11%) XenApp
11 5 (0.11%) XenDesktop
12 4 (0.088%) NFS
12 4 (0.088%) Samba
12 4 (0.088%) zsh
13 3 (0.066%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 766 (16.89%) Kubernetes
2 594 (13.10%) Terraform
3 448 (9.88%) Ansible
4 343 (7.57%) Puppet
5 215 (4.74%) Opscode Chef
6 76 (1.68%) Prometheus
7 72 (1.59%) Grafana
8 42 (0.93%) Graphite
9 27 (0.60%) Kibana
10 26 (0.57%) Packer
11 23 (0.51%) Nagios
11 23 (0.51%) ZABBIX
12 19 (0.42%) HAProxy
13 18 (0.40%) logstash
14 17 (0.37%) Docker Swarm
15 16 (0.35%) cPanel
16 13 (0.29%) Graylog
17 11 (0.24%) Icinga
18 10 (0.22%) Consul
18 10 (0.22%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 554 (12.22%) Microsoft
2 275 (6.07%) Google
3 216 (4.76%) Oracle
4 130 (2.87%) VMware
5 114 (2.51%) Atlassian
6 91 (2.01%) Adobe
7 69 (1.52%) Xamarin
8 68 (1.50%) SAP
9 66 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
9 66 (1.46%) Zend
10 53 (1.17%) Red Hat
11 47 (1.04%) Apple
12 37 (0.82%) IBM
13 34 (0.75%) Splunk
14 33 (0.73%) ServiceNow
15 30 (0.66%) Cloudera
15 30 (0.66%) Talend
16 21 (0.46%) Sitecore
17 18 (0.40%) Sybase
18 17 (0.37%) Cisco