Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Git Distributed Version Control System
UK
6 months to
21 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 28 27 31
Rank change year-on-year -1 +4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Git (software) 3,951 9,804 11,490
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 7.99% 6.99% 6.86%
As % of the Development Applications category 38.26% 36.50% 33.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3,649 8,327 9,989
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.91% +1.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.45% +3.33% +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 10,328 26,857 33,876
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.89% 19.14% 20.23%
Number of salaries quoted 8,416 21,226 27,427
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.89% +1.11% +3.45%

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 21 September 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 21 September 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 -1 3,662 £55,000 +4.76% 945
UK excluding London +4 2,351 £49,500 +6.45% 731
London +1 1,478 £65,000 - 284
North of England +11 653 £46,000 +2.44% 239
South East -4 640 £52,500 - 144
Work from Home -2 463 £52,500 +10.53% 187
Midlands +16 328 £47,500 +11.76% 101
North West +2 327 £48,000 +12.94% 129
South West +5 321 £47,500 +5.56% 91
Yorkshire +38 252 £46,000 +2.22% 78
East of England +13 211 £47,500 - 83
West Midlands +14 207 £45,000 +5.88% 64
Scotland 0 131 £42,500 -5.56% 40
East Midlands +12 121 £50,000 +11.11% 37
North East +10 74 £43,000 +2.38% 32
Wales -10 63 £47,500 +18.75% 27
Northern Ireland -14 5 - - 6
Channel Islands -3 1 £65,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 2,001 (50.65%) Agile Software Development
2 1,866 (47.23%) JavaScript
3 1,306 (33.05%) DevOps
4 1,281 (32.42%) HTML
5 1,267 (32.07%) CSS
6 1,157 (29.28%) SQL
7 1,063 (26.90%) Azure
8 1,061 (26.85%) C#
9 1,058 (26.78%) AWS
10 1,007 (25.49%) Python
11 953 (24.12%) Jenkins
12 945 (23.92%) .NET
13 887 (22.45%) Docker
14 876 (22.17%) Linux
15 869 (21.99%) Java
16 809 (20.48%) AngularJS
17 742 (18.78%) React
18 740 (18.73%) TDD
19 731 (18.50%) Software Engineering
20 726 (18.38%) Scrum
21 678 (17.16%) SQL Server
22 659 (16.68%) MVC
23 655 (16.58%) PHP
24 652 (16.50%) Continuous Integration
25 630 (15.95%) Microservices
26 613 (15.52%) Finance
27 611 (15.46%) JIRA
28 603 (15.26%) Kubernetes
29 527 (13.34%) Node.js
30 521 (13.19%) HTML5

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
1 249 (6.30%) Confluence
2 147 (3.72%) Elasticsearch
3 133 (3.37%) CMS
4 132 (3.34%) Apache
5 118 (2.99%) WordPress
6 98 (2.48%) Apache Spark
7 87 (2.20%) IIS
8 73 (1.85%) NServiceBus
9 65 (1.65%) nginx
10 59 (1.49%) SharePoint
11 51 (1.29%) Tomcat
12 31 (0.78%) OpenStack
13 29 (0.73%) Drupal
14 26 (0.66%) EPiServer
15 23 (0.58%) Headless CMS
16 22 (0.56%) Umbraco
17 19 (0.48%) JBoss
17 19 (0.48%) WebSphere
18 17 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
19 14 (0.35%) Moodle
Applications
1 45 (1.14%) Photoshop
2 29 (0.73%) Microsoft Office
3 23 (0.58%) Microsoft Excel
4 21 (0.53%) Sketch
5 20 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
6 16 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 10 (0.25%) Zeplin
8 9 (0.23%) Microsoft Project
9 7 (0.18%) MS Visio
10 6 (0.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 5 (0.13%) Figma
11 5 (0.13%) MadCap Flare
11 5 (0.13%) Simulink
12 4 (0.10%) Camtasia
12 4 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
13 3 (0.076%) 3ds Max
13 3 (0.076%) Blender
13 3 (0.076%) InVision
14 2 (0.051%) Adobe XD
14 2 (0.051%) FileZilla
Business Applications
1 60 (1.52%) Magento
2 26 (0.66%) Shopify
3 20 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
5 7 (0.18%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 6 (0.15%) Distributed Ledger
7 4 (0.10%) Siebel CRM
7 4 (0.10%) WebTrends
8 3 (0.076%) Oracle Cash Management
8 3 (0.076%) Temenos T24
9 2 (0.051%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.051%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.051%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.051%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 1 (0.025%) NetSuite
10 1 (0.025%) OpenCart
10 1 (0.025%) Oracle Financials
10 1 (0.025%) Oracle General Ledger
10 1 (0.025%) Salerio
10 1 (0.025%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 1,063 (26.90%) Azure
2 1,058 (26.78%) AWS
3 258 (6.53%) GitHub
4 256 (6.48%) GCP
5 164 (4.15%) Serverless
6 144 (3.64%) SaaS
7 139 (3.52%) npm
8 120 (3.04%) AWS CloudFormation
9 116 (2.94%) PaaS
10 107 (2.71%) Amazon EC2
11 98 (2.48%) Cloud Computing
12 89 (2.25%) AWS Lambda
13 88 (2.23%) IaaS
14 71 (1.80%) Power Platform
15 55 (1.39%) OpenShift
16 47 (1.19%) Amazon S3
17 37 (0.94%) Amazon ECS
17 37 (0.94%) Office 365
18 35 (0.89%) Azure Data Factory
19 33 (0.84%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 154 (3.90%) HTTP
2 87 (2.20%) Internet
3 72 (1.82%) TCP/IP
4 65 (1.65%) Skype
5 57 (1.44%) DNS
6 54 (1.37%) Firewall
7 48 (1.21%) Network Security
8 26 (0.66%) BGP
9 24 (0.61%) Wireless
10 23 (0.58%) SSH
11 19 (0.48%) IPv4
11 19 (0.48%) SMTP
12 18 (0.46%) FTP
12 18 (0.46%) SNMP
13 16 (0.40%) RTP
13 16 (0.40%) SSL
13 16 (0.40%) VPN
14 15 (0.38%) SAN
15 14 (0.35%) Multicast
15 14 (0.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 678 (17.16%) SQL Server
2 497 (12.58%) MySQL
3 460 (11.64%) NoSQL
4 260 (6.58%) PostgreSQL
5 257 (6.50%) MongoDB
6 204 (5.16%) Big Data
7 182 (4.61%) Relational Database
8 130 (3.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 116 (2.94%) Hadoop
10 89 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
11 76 (1.92%) Redis
12 65 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
12 65 (1.65%) Power BI
13 58 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 57 (1.44%) Apache Cassandra
15 56 (1.42%) Amazon Redshift
15 56 (1.42%) RDBMS
16 52 (1.32%) Apache Hive
17 48 (1.21%) Amazon RDS
18 46 (1.16%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 953 (24.12%) Jenkins
2 611 (15.46%) JIRA
3 309 (7.82%) Subversion
4 264 (6.68%) Team Foundation Server
5 262 (6.63%) Selenium
6 231 (5.85%) Bitbucket
7 206 (5.21%) webpack
8 203 (5.14%) Maven
9 196 (4.96%) TeamCity
10 165 (4.18%) GitLab
11 148 (3.75%) JUnit
12 144 (3.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 120 (3.04%) Visual Studio
14 118 (2.99%) Octopus Deploy
15 99 (2.51%) gulp
16 96 (2.43%) NUnit
17 95 (2.40%) Cucumber
18 86 (2.18%) Grunt
19 85 (2.15%) Artifactory
20 81 (2.05%) Mercurial
General
1 613 (15.52%) Finance
2 200 (5.06%) Marketing
3 145 (3.67%) Public Sector
4 126 (3.19%) Banking
5 111 (2.81%) Retail
6 99 (2.51%) Games
6 99 (2.51%) Manufacturing
7 78 (1.97%) Telecoms
8 48 (1.21%) Law
9 44 (1.11%) Electronics
10 36 (0.91%) Front Office
11 35 (0.89%) Advertising
12 32 (0.81%) Investment Banking
13 27 (0.68%) Automotive
14 22 (0.56%) Financial Institution
15 21 (0.53%) Back Office
16 19 (0.48%) Publishing
17 16 (0.40%) Legal
18 14 (0.35%) Digital Economy
18 14 (0.35%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2,418 (61.20%) Developer
2 515 (13.03%) Senior Developer
3 402 (10.17%) DevOps Engineer
4 355 (8.99%) .NET Developer
5 354 (8.96%) Software Engineer
6 338 (8.55%) PHP Developer
7 332 (8.40%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 279 (7.06%) Java Developer
9 260 (6.58%) Full Stack Developer
10 239 (6.05%) C# Developer
11 225 (5.69%) Software Developer
12 184 (4.66%) Web Developer
13 178 (4.51%) JavaScript Developer
14 172 (4.35%) React Developer
15 157 (3.97%) C# .NET Developer
16 130 (3.29%) Lead Developer
17 125 (3.16%) Python Developer
18 115 (2.91%) AWS Engineer
19 98 (2.48%) Angular Developer
20 96 (2.43%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,281 (32.42%) HTML
2 1,267 (32.07%) CSS
3 945 (23.92%) .NET
4 809 (20.48%) AngularJS
5 742 (18.78%) React
6 527 (13.34%) Node.js
7 521 (13.19%) HTML5
8 503 (12.73%) RESTful
9 494 (12.50%) REST
10 484 (12.25%) ASP.NET
11 449 (11.36%) Web Services
12 428 (10.83%) jQuery
13 355 (8.99%) Sass
14 354 (8.96%) .NET Core
15 340 (8.61%) Spring
16 339 (8.58%) ASP.NET Web API
17 333 (8.43%) CSS3
18 332 (8.40%) .NET Framework
19 331 (8.38%) Vue.js
20 248 (6.28%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 330 (8.35%) User Experience
2 241 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
3 206 (5.21%) Greenfield Project
4 200 (5.06%) Mobile App
5 174 (4.40%) Algorithms
6 108 (2.73%) Cloud Native
7 102 (2.58%) Self-Motivation
8 94 (2.38%) Public Cloud
9 83 (2.10%) Data Structures
10 70 (1.77%) Linux Command Line
11 61 (1.54%) Virtual Team
12 56 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
13 51 (1.29%) Data Centre
14 32 (0.81%) Client/Server
15 31 (0.78%) Derivative
16 29 (0.73%) Fixed Income
16 29 (0.73%) Management Information System
16 29 (0.73%) N-Tier
17 27 (0.68%) Social Media
18 26 (0.66%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 876 (22.17%) Linux
2 319 (8.07%) Windows
3 167 (4.23%) Android
4 162 (4.10%) Unix
5 148 (3.75%) Apple iOS
6 142 (3.59%) CentOS
7 91 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 82 (2.08%) Windows Server
9 70 (1.77%) Ubuntu
10 41 (1.04%) Debian
11 20 (0.51%) Mac OS
11 20 (0.51%) Mac OS X
12 11 (0.28%) CoreOS
12 11 (0.28%) Solaris
13 10 (0.25%) Amazon Linux
13 10 (0.25%) Embedded Linux
14 9 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
15 8 (0.20%) FreeBSD
16 7 (0.18%) Fedora
16 7 (0.18%) FreeNAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,001 (50.65%) Agile Software Development
2 1,306 (33.05%) DevOps
3 740 (18.73%) TDD
4 731 (18.50%) Software Engineering
5 726 (18.38%) Scrum
6 659 (16.68%) MVC
7 652 (16.50%) Continuous Integration
8 630 (15.95%) Microservices
9 505 (12.78%) Test Automation
10 464 (11.74%) OO
11 432 (10.93%) Front End Development
12 419 (10.60%) Problem-Solving
13 415 (10.50%) Web Development
14 412 (10.43%) Unit Testing
15 375 (9.49%) Computer Science
16 327 (8.28%) BDD
17 326 (8.25%) Mentoring
18 292 (7.39%) Open Source
19 255 (6.45%) OOP
20 240 (6.07%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 1,866 (47.23%) JavaScript
2 1,157 (29.28%) SQL
3 1,061 (26.85%) C#
4 1,007 (25.49%) Python
5 869 (21.99%) Java
6 655 (16.58%) PHP
7 413 (10.45%) TypeScript
8 266 (6.73%) C++
9 258 (6.53%) Bash Shell
10 201 (5.09%) T-SQL
11 195 (4.94%) PowerShell
12 181 (4.58%) Ruby
13 151 (3.82%) ES6
14 147 (3.72%) Go
15 130 (3.29%) C
16 117 (2.96%) Java 8
17 92 (2.33%) Shell Script
18 89 (2.25%) PL/SQL
19 81 (2.05%) Scala
20 75 (1.90%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 509 (12.88%) Degree
2 211 (5.34%) Computer Science Degree
3 130 (3.29%) Security Cleared
4 108 (2.73%) SC Cleared
5 56 (1.42%) AWS Certification
6 52 (1.32%) PhD
7 27 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
8 26 (0.66%) ISEB
8 26 (0.66%) ISTQB
9 19 (0.48%) CCNA
10 18 (0.46%) Master's Degree
11 17 (0.43%) ISEB Practitioner
12 13 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
13 12 (0.30%) DV Cleared
14 10 (0.25%) PMI Certification
15 8 (0.20%) Numerate Degree
16 7 (0.18%) CCIE
17 5 (0.13%) CISSP
17 5 (0.13%) OCP
17 5 (0.13%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 239 (6.05%) QA
2 41 (1.04%) GDPR
3 33 (0.84%) Data Quality
4 24 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (0.38%) PCI DSS
6 14 (0.35%) SLA
7 9 (0.23%) ISO 9001
8 6 (0.15%) ISO 13485
9 4 (0.10%) JTAG
10 3 (0.076%) ISO 20022
10 3 (0.076%) PSD2
10 3 (0.076%) TARGET2
11 2 (0.051%) HIPAA
11 2 (0.051%) ISO 26262
11 2 (0.051%) NIST
11 2 (0.051%) PMO
12 1 (0.025%) HL7
12 1 (0.025%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 1 (0.025%) IEC 62304
12 1 (0.025%) MISRA C
System Software
1 887 (22.45%) Docker
2 111 (2.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (1.52%) Active Directory
4 49 (1.24%) vSphere
5 21 (0.53%) Hyper-V
6 19 (0.48%) Firmware
7 17 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
8 12 (0.30%) Postfix
9 11 (0.28%) HDFS
9 11 (0.28%) KVM
10 9 (0.23%) VirtualBox
11 7 (0.18%) LXC
12 6 (0.15%) Samba
13 5 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 5 (0.13%) DFS Replication
13 5 (0.13%) VMware NSX
13 5 (0.13%) XenApp
13 5 (0.13%) XenDesktop
13 5 (0.13%) zsh
14 4 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 603 (15.26%) Kubernetes
2 415 (10.50%) Terraform
3 394 (9.97%) Ansible
4 255 (6.45%) Puppet
5 145 (3.67%) Opscode Chef
6 80 (2.02%) Grafana
7 76 (1.92%) Prometheus
8 47 (1.19%) Graphite
9 33 (0.84%) Kibana
10 29 (0.73%) Packer
11 25 (0.63%) Docker Swarm
12 22 (0.56%) logstash
13 18 (0.46%) Nagios
14 16 (0.40%) cPanel
15 14 (0.35%) Hadoop YARN
15 14 (0.35%) Rancher
16 13 (0.33%) Graylog
17 12 (0.30%) HAProxy
17 12 (0.30%) NetIQ Identity Manager
17 12 (0.30%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 486 (12.30%) Microsoft
2 196 (4.96%) Google
3 172 (4.35%) Oracle
4 129 (3.26%) VMware
5 98 (2.48%) Atlassian
6 69 (1.75%) Zend
7 58 (1.47%) Red Hat
8 49 (1.24%) Xamarin
9 45 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
10 43 (1.09%) IBM
11 42 (1.06%) Adobe
11 42 (1.06%) Splunk
12 41 (1.04%) SAP
13 39 (0.99%) Tableau
14 35 (0.89%) Cloudera
15 31 (0.78%) Cisco
16 29 (0.73%) Apple
17 22 (0.56%) ServiceNow
18 19 (0.48%) Autodesk
18 19 (0.48%) Perforce