Period
to 7 March 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 7 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Git Distributed Version Control System
UK
6 months to
7 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 28 29 32
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3 0
Permanent jobs citing Git (software) 5,721 8,251 10,167
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 7.57% 6.80% 6.85%
As % of the Development Applications category 38.09% 35.51% 34.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5,907 7,153 8,933
Median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +2.27%

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 15,018 23,234 29,500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.88% 19.14% 19.87%
Number of salaries quoted 12,166 18,456 23,756
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £35,428 £33,750 £32,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £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 7 March 2021.

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 7 March 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 +1 5,028 £52,500 -4.55% 1,374
UK excluding London +8 3,445 £47,500 -5.00% 1,030
London -1 1,895 £65,000 - 453
Work from Home +7 1,408 £50,000 - 324
South East +2 930 £52,500 +1.94% 228
North of England +8 856 £47,500 - 270
South West +11 542 £45,000 - 164
Midlands +1 464 £47,500 -4.04% 168
North West +4 427 £47,500 +5.56% 149
Yorkshire +7 378 £47,500 -5.00% 90
West Midlands -2 294 £48,500 -3.00% 122
East of England +7 270 £57,500 +9.52% 86
Scotland +1 264 £47,500 - 68
East Midlands +6 165 £47,500 - 45
Wales +11 88 £47,500 +5.56% 35
North East -10 51 £42,500 +6.25% 31
Northern Ireland +25 38 £35,000 -33.33% 14
Channel Islands 0 1 £40,000 -38.46%

For the 6 months to 7 March 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 2,896 (50.62%) Agile Software Development
2 2,653 (46.37%) JavaScript
3 1,883 (32.91%) DevOps
4 1,825 (31.90%) HTML
5 1,794 (31.36%) CSS
6 1,634 (28.56%) SQL
7 1,626 (28.42%) Docker
8 1,617 (28.26%) AWS
9 1,483 (25.92%) Azure
10 1,440 (25.17%) Linux
11 1,345 (23.51%) C#
12 1,333 (23.30%) Python
13 1,244 (21.74%) Java
14 1,124 (19.65%) Jenkins
15 1,111 (19.42%) Scrum
16 1,109 (19.38%) React
17 1,074 (18.77%) Kubernetes
18 1,066 (18.63%) .NET
19 1,061 (18.55%) PHP
20 1,046 (18.28%) Continuous Integration
21 946 (16.54%) Software Engineering
22 935 (16.34%) TDD
23 928 (16.22%) AngularJS
24 923 (16.13%) JIRA
25 903 (15.78%) MySQL
25 903 (15.78%) Node.js
26 885 (15.47%) Finance
27 879 (15.36%) MVC
28 873 (15.26%) Microservices
29 858 (15.00%) SQL Server

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
1 392 (6.85%) Confluence
2 279 (4.88%) CMS
3 248 (4.33%) Elasticsearch
4 198 (3.46%) WordPress
5 165 (2.88%) Apache
6 140 (2.45%) nginx
7 111 (1.94%) IIS
8 99 (1.73%) Tomcat
9 96 (1.68%) Apache Spark
10 88 (1.54%) NServiceBus
11 65 (1.14%) EPiServer
12 56 (0.98%) SharePoint
13 50 (0.87%) Drupal
13 50 (0.87%) JBoss
13 50 (0.87%) Umbraco
14 36 (0.63%) WebSphere
15 35 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
16 28 (0.49%) Apache Solr
16 28 (0.49%) WebLogic
17 27 (0.47%) OpenStack
Applications
1 71 (1.24%) Sketch
2 54 (0.94%) Adobe XD
3 52 (0.91%) Photoshop
4 49 (0.86%) Figma
5 36 (0.63%) InVision
6 32 (0.56%) Microsoft Office
7 22 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 19 (0.33%) Microsoft Excel
9 15 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
10 9 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 8 (0.14%) MS Visio
12 6 (0.10%) Gephi
13 5 (0.087%) Chatbot
13 5 (0.087%) Microsoft Project
14 4 (0.070%) Gliffy
15 3 (0.052%) AutoCAD
15 3 (0.052%) Revit
16 2 (0.035%) Adobe After Effects
16 2 (0.035%) Fireworks
16 2 (0.035%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 98 (1.71%) Magento
2 51 (0.89%) Shopify
3 22 (0.38%) OpenCart
4 16 (0.28%) nopCommerce
5 14 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
6 11 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
7 10 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
8 9 (0.16%) NetSuite
8 9 (0.16%) Siebel CRM
9 4 (0.070%) Distributed Ledger
9 4 (0.070%) Dynamics AX
9 4 (0.070%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
9 4 (0.070%) MoSes
9 4 (0.070%) Oracle ERP
9 4 (0.070%) Temenos T24
10 3 (0.052%) R3 Corda
11 2 (0.035%) Oracle EBS
11 2 (0.035%) SAP FI-CA
11 2 (0.035%) SAP PSCD
11 2 (0.035%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 1,617 (28.26%) AWS
2 1,483 (25.92%) Azure
3 380 (6.64%) GCP
4 309 (5.40%) GitHub
5 306 (5.35%) Serverless
6 274 (4.79%) SaaS
7 270 (4.72%) AWS CloudFormation
8 237 (4.14%) PaaS
9 166 (2.90%) Amazon EC2
10 164 (2.87%) npm
11 160 (2.80%) IaaS
12 148 (2.59%) AWS Lambda
13 108 (1.89%) Amazon S3
14 98 (1.71%) Azure Active Directory
15 88 (1.54%) Power Platform
16 84 (1.47%) Amazon ECS
17 82 (1.43%) Firebase
18 80 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
19 77 (1.35%) Amazon EKS
20 74 (1.29%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 178 (3.11%) HTTP
2 145 (2.53%) Firewall
3 95 (1.66%) TCP/IP
4 87 (1.52%) VPN
5 67 (1.17%) Skype
6 66 (1.15%) DNS
7 65 (1.14%) IPv4
8 56 (0.98%) OSPF
8 56 (0.98%) VLAN
9 51 (0.89%) Internet
10 40 (0.70%) SSL
11 33 (0.58%) Network Security
12 23 (0.40%) FTP
13 22 (0.38%) SSH
14 19 (0.33%) Bluetooth
14 19 (0.33%) OpenVPN
14 19 (0.33%) Wireless
15 18 (0.31%) DMZ
16 15 (0.26%) HTTPS
16 15 (0.26%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 903 (15.78%) MySQL
2 858 (15.00%) SQL Server
3 595 (10.40%) NoSQL
4 474 (8.29%) PostgreSQL
5 386 (6.75%) Relational Database
6 363 (6.35%) MongoDB
7 176 (3.08%) Redis
8 150 (2.62%) Big Data
9 106 (1.85%) Azure SQL Database
10 100 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
11 97 (1.70%) Hadoop
12 89 (1.56%) Amazon RDS
13 80 (1.40%) RDBMS
13 80 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 75 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 61 (1.07%) Cosmos DB
15 61 (1.07%) Oracle Database
16 56 (0.98%) Power BI
17 52 (0.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 51 (0.89%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 1,124 (19.65%) Jenkins
2 923 (16.13%) JIRA
3 445 (7.78%) Subversion
4 371 (6.48%) Maven
5 352 (6.15%) Bitbucket
6 311 (5.44%) Selenium
7 282 (4.93%) Team Foundation Server
8 265 (4.63%) TeamCity
9 222 (3.88%) webpack
10 206 (3.60%) GitLab
11 204 (3.57%) Visual Studio
12 192 (3.36%) JUnit
13 157 (2.74%) gulp
14 155 (2.71%) Artifactory
14 155 (2.71%) Gradle
15 137 (2.39%) Cucumber
16 135 (2.36%) Octopus Deploy
17 132 (2.31%) Mercurial
18 128 (2.24%) Cypress.io
19 115 (2.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 885 (15.47%) Finance
2 283 (4.95%) Marketing
3 246 (4.30%) Public Sector
4 220 (3.85%) Banking
5 204 (3.57%) Retail
6 171 (2.99%) Games
7 114 (1.99%) Manufacturing
8 105 (1.84%) Telecoms
9 89 (1.56%) Electronics
10 75 (1.31%) Automotive
11 74 (1.29%) Front Office
12 47 (0.82%) Legal
13 45 (0.79%) Advertising
14 43 (0.75%) Publishing
15 37 (0.65%) Billing
16 34 (0.59%) Law
17 31 (0.54%) Financial Institution
18 27 (0.47%) Investment Banking
19 22 (0.38%) Local Government
20 19 (0.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 3,431 (59.97%) Developer
2 671 (11.73%) Senior Developer
3 642 (11.22%) DevOps Engineer
4 574 (10.03%) PHP Developer
5 487 (8.51%) Software Engineer
6 454 (7.94%) Full Stack Developer
7 442 (7.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 417 (7.29%) Java Developer
9 388 (6.78%) .NET Developer
10 347 (6.07%) Software Developer
11 267 (4.67%) React Developer
12 261 (4.56%) JavaScript Developer
13 245 (4.28%) AWS Engineer
14 236 (4.13%) Lead Developer
15 230 (4.02%) C# Developer
16 203 (3.55%) AWS DevOps
17 200 (3.50%) AWS DevOps Engineer
18 199 (3.48%) Web Developer
19 162 (2.83%) Python Developer
20 155 (2.71%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,825 (31.90%) HTML
2 1,794 (31.36%) CSS
3 1,109 (19.38%) React
4 1,066 (18.63%) .NET
5 928 (16.22%) AngularJS
6 903 (15.78%) Node.js
7 856 (14.96%) RESTful
8 739 (12.92%) HTML5
9 698 (12.20%) REST
10 572 (10.00%) Web Services
11 554 (9.68%) jQuery
12 532 (9.30%) Spring
13 511 (8.93%) Vue.js
14 478 (8.36%) CSS3
15 477 (8.34%) ASP.NET
16 438 (7.66%) .NET Core
16 438 (7.66%) Sass
17 424 (7.41%) Laravel
18 375 (6.55%) .NET Framework
19 357 (6.24%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 495 (8.65%) User Experience
2 373 (6.52%) Mobile App
3 304 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
4 267 (4.67%) Greenfield Project
5 158 (2.76%) Algorithms
6 146 (2.55%) Self-Motivation
7 128 (2.24%) Data Structures
8 127 (2.22%) Linux Command Line
9 112 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
10 102 (1.78%) Public Cloud
11 99 (1.73%) Cloud Native
12 80 (1.40%) Virtual Team
13 59 (1.03%) EPoS
14 52 (0.91%) Hybrid Cloud
15 50 (0.87%) N-Tier
16 47 (0.82%) Management Information System
17 37 (0.65%) NHS
18 36 (0.63%) Animation
19 30 (0.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 29 (0.51%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1,440 (25.17%) Linux
2 443 (7.74%) Windows
3 300 (5.24%) Android
4 289 (5.05%) Apple iOS
5 271 (4.74%) Unix
6 157 (2.74%) CentOS
7 132 (2.31%) Ubuntu
8 130 (2.27%) Windows Server
9 112 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 46 (0.80%) Windows Server 2016
11 29 (0.51%) Debian
12 27 (0.47%) Embedded Linux
13 19 (0.33%) AIX
14 18 (0.31%) Mac OS
15 14 (0.24%) Fedora
16 12 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
17 9 (0.16%) Solaris
17 9 (0.16%) VMS
17 9 (0.16%) Windows 10
18 6 (0.10%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,896 (50.62%) Agile Software Development
2 1,883 (32.91%) DevOps
3 1,111 (19.42%) Scrum
4 1,046 (18.28%) Continuous Integration
5 946 (16.54%) Software Engineering
6 935 (16.34%) TDD
7 879 (15.36%) MVC
8 873 (15.26%) Microservices
9 724 (12.66%) Test Automation
10 667 (11.66%) Front End Development
11 646 (11.29%) OO
12 644 (11.26%) Web Development
13 606 (10.59%) Unit Testing
14 596 (10.42%) Problem-Solving
15 492 (8.60%) Computer Science
16 473 (8.27%) Mentoring
17 415 (7.25%) SDLC
18 402 (7.03%) OOP
19 394 (6.89%) BDD
20 350 (6.12%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2,653 (46.37%) JavaScript
2 1,634 (28.56%) SQL
3 1,345 (23.51%) C#
4 1,333 (23.30%) Python
5 1,244 (21.74%) Java
6 1,061 (18.55%) PHP
7 685 (11.97%) TypeScript
8 416 (7.27%) Bash Shell
9 328 (5.73%) PowerShell
10 269 (4.70%) ES6
11 261 (4.56%) C++
12 193 (3.37%) Ruby
13 185 (3.23%) Go
14 180 (3.15%) T-SQL
15 174 (3.04%) Java 8
16 134 (2.34%) Scala
17 132 (2.31%) Shell Script
18 125 (2.18%) Apple Swift
18 125 (2.18%) Objective-C
19 116 (2.03%) C
Qualifications
1 631 (11.03%) Degree
2 272 (4.75%) Security Cleared
3 260 (4.54%) Computer Science Degree
4 217 (3.79%) SC Cleared
5 44 (0.77%) ISTQB
6 33 (0.58%) PhD
7 32 (0.56%) AWS Certification
8 31 (0.54%) ISEB
9 28 (0.49%) GIAC
9 28 (0.49%) RHCE
10 26 (0.45%) DV Cleared
11 25 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
12 21 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 19 (0.33%) Numerate Degree
13 19 (0.33%) SANS
14 18 (0.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 16 (0.28%) Master's Degree
16 13 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
16 13 (0.23%) ISEB Practitioner
17 12 (0.21%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 421 (7.36%) QA
2 41 (0.72%) GDPR
3 32 (0.56%) WCAG
4 31 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 26 (0.45%) Data Quality
6 21 (0.37%) SLA
7 19 (0.33%) PCI DSS
8 17 (0.30%) WAI
9 14 (0.24%) ISO 9001
10 10 (0.17%) HIPAA
10 10 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 5 (0.087%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 5 (0.087%) PMO
12 3 (0.052%) DICOM
12 3 (0.052%) IEC 61131
12 3 (0.052%) JTAG
13 2 (0.035%) NCSC
14 1 (0.017%) IEC 62304
14 1 (0.017%) ISAE 3402
14 1 (0.017%) PSD2
System Software
1 1,626 (28.42%) Docker
2 158 (2.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 132 (2.31%) Active Directory
4 55 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
5 44 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
6 28 (0.49%) vSphere
7 25 (0.44%) Firmware
8 16 (0.28%) Postfix
9 15 (0.26%) HDFS
9 15 (0.26%) Hyper-V
10 8 (0.14%) NFS
11 7 (0.12%) KVM
12 6 (0.10%) Apache Flume
12 6 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 6 (0.10%) VirtualBox
13 5 (0.087%) LXC
13 5 (0.087%) Varnish
14 2 (0.035%) Platform Symphony
14 2 (0.035%) Samba
14 2 (0.035%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 1,074 (18.77%) Kubernetes
2 762 (13.32%) Terraform
3 627 (10.96%) Ansible
4 433 (7.57%) Puppet
5 259 (4.53%) Opscode Chef
6 80 (1.40%) Prometheus
7 49 (0.86%) Grafana
8 35 (0.61%) Nagios
9 34 (0.59%) HAProxy
10 30 (0.52%) Istio
11 29 (0.51%) Packer
12 28 (0.49%) ZABBIX
13 25 (0.44%) Graphite
14 23 (0.40%) Docker Swarm
14 23 (0.40%) Kibana
15 18 (0.31%) Consul
16 17 (0.30%) Graylog
17 16 (0.28%) logstash
18 15 (0.26%) Icinga
19 14 (0.24%) Salt
Vendors
1 650 (11.36%) Microsoft
2 410 (7.17%) Google
3 302 (5.28%) Oracle
4 203 (3.55%) VMware
5 150 (2.62%) Atlassian
6 109 (1.91%) Adobe
7 102 (1.78%) Red Hat
8 87 (1.52%) Zend
9 85 (1.49%) Apple
10 80 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
11 75 (1.31%) Xamarin
12 62 (1.08%) IBM
13 61 (1.07%) Splunk
14 59 (1.03%) SAP
15 38 (0.66%) Sitecore
16 35 (0.61%) Talend
17 28 (0.49%) Telerik
18 24 (0.42%) Cloudera
19 22 (0.38%) ServiceNow
20 21 (0.37%) Twitter