Period
to 10 August 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 10 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Git Distributed Version Control System
UK
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 27 27 30
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Git (software) 4,815 10,043 12,007
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 7.49% 6.99% 7.00%
As % of the Development Applications category 37.28% 36.18% 34.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4,239 8,583 10,515
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £34,750 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £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 12,916 27,762 35,157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.08% 19.32% 20.50%
Number of salaries quoted 10,365 21,989 28,490
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 10 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Git (software) in the UK

Git (software)
Top 19 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 10 August 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 4,446 £55,000 +5.26% 794
UK excluding London +3 2,849 £47,500 +5.56% 610
London +1 1,837 £66,000 +5.60% 249
South East -3 850 £50,000 -2.91% 111
North of England +7 754 £47,500 +5.56% 197
Work from Home -6 428 £50,000 +5.26% 147
North West +1 385 £50,000 +11.11% 116
South West +4 371 £47,500 +11.76% 95
Midlands +16 370 £45,000 +5.88% 87
Yorkshire +28 288 £47,500 +5.56% 57
East of England +4 243 £47,500 - 55
West Midlands +14 238 £45,000 +5.88% 49
Scotland -2 167 £45,000 +3.45% 41
East Midlands +9 132 £45,000 +8.43% 38
Wales -8 89 £47,250 +25.17% 21
North East +15 82 £45,000 -5.26% 24
Northern Ireland -23 8 - - 4
Channel Islands -5 5 £65,000 -
Isle of Man +1 1 - -

For the 6 months to 10 August 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 2,493 (51.78%) Agile Software Development
2 2,291 (47.58%) JavaScript
3 1,584 (32.90%) HTML
4 1,532 (31.82%) CSS
5 1,490 (30.94%) DevOps
6 1,349 (28.02%) SQL
7 1,332 (27.66%) C#
8 1,295 (26.90%) AWS
9 1,280 (26.58%) Python
10 1,245 (25.86%) Azure
11 1,194 (24.80%) Java
12 1,184 (24.59%) .NET
13 1,146 (23.80%) Linux
14 1,138 (23.63%) Docker
15 1,129 (23.45%) Jenkins
16 1,047 (21.74%) AngularJS
17 967 (20.08%) TDD
18 909 (18.88%) Scrum
19 894 (18.57%) Software Engineering
20 866 (17.99%) React
21 803 (16.68%) MVC
22 792 (16.45%) Continuous Integration
23 791 (16.43%) PHP
24 778 (16.16%) SQL Server
25 768 (15.95%) Microservices
26 743 (15.43%) Kubernetes
27 726 (15.08%) Finance
28 702 (14.58%) JIRA
29 690 (14.33%) Test Automation
30 676 (14.04%) Degree

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
1 301 (6.25%) Confluence
2 193 (4.01%) Apache
3 166 (3.45%) CMS
4 158 (3.28%) Elasticsearch
5 109 (2.26%) WordPress
6 104 (2.16%) Apache Spark
7 97 (2.01%) Tomcat
8 91 (1.89%) IIS
9 81 (1.68%) nginx
10 64 (1.33%) SharePoint
11 42 (0.87%) NServiceBus
12 36 (0.75%) OpenStack
13 32 (0.66%) EPiServer
14 31 (0.64%) Drupal
15 24 (0.50%) Umbraco
16 22 (0.46%) JBoss
17 19 (0.39%) Headless CMS
17 19 (0.39%) WebSphere
18 18 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
19 12 (0.25%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 53 (1.10%) Photoshop
2 42 (0.87%) Sketch
3 40 (0.83%) Microsoft Office
4 23 (0.48%) Microsoft Excel
5 22 (0.46%) Zeplin
6 20 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
7 12 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 11 (0.23%) Microsoft Project
9 9 (0.19%) InVision
10 8 (0.17%) Simulink
11 6 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
12 5 (0.10%) Adobe XD
12 5 (0.10%) MadCap Flare
13 4 (0.083%) Camtasia
13 4 (0.083%) MS Visio
14 3 (0.062%) 3ds Max
14 3 (0.062%) Blender
14 3 (0.062%) Microsoft PowerPoint
15 2 (0.042%) Fireworks
15 2 (0.042%) Gephi
Business Applications
1 76 (1.58%) Magento
2 32 (0.66%) Shopify
3 20 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
5 4 (0.083%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (0.083%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.062%) Distributed Ledger
6 3 (0.062%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.062%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 3 (0.062%) Temenos T24
7 2 (0.042%) assyst
7 2 (0.042%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.021%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.021%) OpenCart
8 1 (0.021%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.021%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.021%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.021%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.021%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.021%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 1,295 (26.90%) AWS
2 1,245 (25.86%) Azure
3 306 (6.36%) GCP
4 302 (6.27%) GitHub
5 242 (5.03%) SaaS
6 193 (4.01%) Serverless
7 149 (3.09%) npm
8 146 (3.03%) AWS CloudFormation
9 136 (2.82%) Amazon EC2
10 112 (2.33%) PaaS
11 104 (2.16%) AWS Lambda
12 93 (1.93%) Cloud Computing
13 86 (1.79%) Amazon S3
14 85 (1.77%) Power Platform
15 77 (1.60%) OpenShift
16 71 (1.47%) IaaS
17 50 (1.04%) Amazon ECS
18 36 (0.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 35 (0.73%) NuGet
20 34 (0.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 142 (2.95%) HTTP
2 115 (2.39%) Internet
3 86 (1.79%) TCP/IP
4 60 (1.25%) Network Security
5 56 (1.16%) Firewall
6 55 (1.14%) DNS
7 38 (0.79%) Skype
8 35 (0.73%) BGP
9 30 (0.62%) Wireless
10 26 (0.54%) MPLS
11 25 (0.52%) IPv4
11 25 (0.52%) SNMP
12 24 (0.50%) SSH
13 22 (0.46%) HSRP
14 21 (0.44%) Broadband
14 21 (0.44%) FTP
14 21 (0.44%) RSVP
14 21 (0.44%) VPLS
14 21 (0.44%) VRRP
15 19 (0.39%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 778 (16.16%) SQL Server
2 643 (13.35%) MySQL
3 499 (10.36%) NoSQL
4 321 (6.67%) MongoDB
5 312 (6.48%) PostgreSQL
6 236 (4.90%) Big Data
7 213 (4.42%) Relational Database
8 120 (2.49%) Redis
9 116 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 111 (2.31%) Hadoop
11 89 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
12 83 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
13 79 (1.64%) Power BI
14 67 (1.39%) MariaDB
15 66 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 65 (1.35%) Cosmos DB
17 61 (1.27%) Amazon RDS
18 59 (1.23%) Data Lake
19 57 (1.18%) Apache Hive
20 56 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1,129 (23.45%) Jenkins
2 702 (14.58%) JIRA
3 371 (7.71%) Subversion
4 333 (6.92%) Selenium
5 293 (6.09%) Maven
6 278 (5.77%) Team Foundation Server
7 274 (5.69%) Bitbucket
8 272 (5.65%) webpack
9 231 (4.80%) TeamCity
10 201 (4.17%) Visual Studio
11 200 (4.15%) JUnit
12 193 (4.01%) GitLab
13 183 (3.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 136 (2.82%) Octopus Deploy
15 130 (2.70%) Cucumber
16 120 (2.49%) Grunt
16 120 (2.49%) gulp
17 119 (2.47%) NUnit
18 107 (2.22%) SpecFlow
19 103 (2.14%) git-flow
General
1 726 (15.08%) Finance
2 223 (4.63%) Marketing
3 184 (3.82%) Retail
4 147 (3.05%) Banking
5 141 (2.93%) Games
6 130 (2.70%) Public Sector
7 109 (2.26%) Manufacturing
8 96 (1.99%) Telecoms
9 57 (1.18%) Electronics
10 49 (1.02%) Law
11 48 (1.00%) Front Office
12 47 (0.98%) Advertising
13 35 (0.73%) Financial Institution
14 34 (0.71%) Investment Banking
15 33 (0.69%) Automotive
16 27 (0.56%) Back Office
16 27 (0.56%) Publishing
17 25 (0.52%) Aerospace
18 21 (0.44%) Legal
19 14 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2,932 (60.89%) Developer
2 648 (13.46%) Senior Developer
3 438 (9.10%) DevOps Engineer
4 436 (9.06%) .NET Developer
4 436 (9.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 424 (8.81%) Software Engineer
6 414 (8.60%) PHP Developer
7 343 (7.12%) Java Developer
8 329 (6.83%) Full Stack Developer
9 314 (6.52%) Software Developer
10 303 (6.29%) C# Developer
11 242 (5.03%) JavaScript Developer
12 230 (4.78%) Web Developer
13 193 (4.01%) C# .NET Developer
14 192 (3.99%) React Developer
15 150 (3.12%) AWS Engineer
16 142 (2.95%) Python Developer
17 135 (2.80%) Lead Developer
18 126 (2.62%) Junior
19 119 (2.47%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,584 (32.90%) HTML
2 1,532 (31.82%) CSS
3 1,184 (24.59%) .NET
4 1,047 (21.74%) AngularJS
5 866 (17.99%) React
6 652 (13.54%) Node.js
7 621 (12.90%) HTML5
8 616 (12.79%) RESTful
9 580 (12.05%) Web Services
10 573 (11.90%) REST
11 543 (11.28%) ASP.NET
12 495 (10.28%) jQuery
13 422 (8.76%) Sass
14 420 (8.72%) Spring
15 414 (8.60%) .NET Framework
16 413 (8.58%) .NET Core
17 411 (8.54%) ASP.NET Web API
18 396 (8.22%) CSS3
19 364 (7.56%) Vue.js
20 315 (6.54%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 501 (10.40%) User Experience
2 286 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
3 236 (4.90%) Mobile App
4 235 (4.88%) Greenfield Project
5 185 (3.84%) Algorithms
6 149 (3.09%) Self-Motivation
7 108 (2.24%) Public Cloud
8 106 (2.20%) Cloud Native
9 98 (2.04%) Linux Command Line
10 77 (1.60%) Data Structures
11 68 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
12 64 (1.33%) Data Centre
13 58 (1.20%) Virtual Team
14 40 (0.83%) Derivative
15 38 (0.79%) Private Cloud
16 37 (0.77%) Fixed Income
17 33 (0.69%) Client/Server
17 33 (0.69%) Management Information System
18 30 (0.62%) Life Science
18 30 (0.62%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1,146 (23.80%) Linux
2 370 (7.68%) Windows
3 222 (4.61%) Unix
4 208 (4.32%) Android
5 189 (3.93%) Apple iOS
6 146 (3.03%) CentOS
7 111 (2.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 89 (1.85%) Windows Server
9 83 (1.72%) Ubuntu
10 48 (1.00%) Debian
11 37 (0.77%) Mac OS X
12 26 (0.54%) Mac OS
13 15 (0.31%) Embedded Linux
13 15 (0.31%) Windows Server 2016
14 13 (0.27%) CoreOS
15 12 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
16 10 (0.21%) Amazon Linux
16 10 (0.21%) FreeBSD
17 9 (0.19%) Solaris
18 8 (0.17%) FreeNAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,493 (51.78%) Agile Software Development
2 1,490 (30.94%) DevOps
3 967 (20.08%) TDD
4 909 (18.88%) Scrum
5 894 (18.57%) Software Engineering
6 803 (16.68%) MVC
7 792 (16.45%) Continuous Integration
8 768 (15.95%) Microservices
9 690 (14.33%) Test Automation
10 566 (11.75%) OO
11 545 (11.32%) Front End Development
12 540 (11.21%) Problem-Solving
13 516 (10.72%) Web Development
14 505 (10.49%) Unit Testing
15 486 (10.09%) Computer Science
16 447 (9.28%) BDD
17 415 (8.62%) Mentoring
18 340 (7.06%) Fintech
19 318 (6.60%) OOP
20 305 (6.33%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2,291 (47.58%) JavaScript
2 1,349 (28.02%) SQL
3 1,332 (27.66%) C#
4 1,280 (26.58%) Python
5 1,194 (24.80%) Java
6 791 (16.43%) PHP
7 427 (8.87%) TypeScript
8 356 (7.39%) C++
9 327 (6.79%) Bash Shell
10 252 (5.23%) Ruby
11 233 (4.84%) PowerShell
12 225 (4.67%) T-SQL
13 224 (4.65%) C
14 216 (4.49%) ES6
15 192 (3.99%) Go
16 153 (3.18%) Java 8
17 111 (2.31%) Scala
18 104 (2.16%) Perl
19 101 (2.10%) Apple Swift
20 100 (2.08%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 676 (14.04%) Degree
2 267 (5.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 141 (2.93%) Security Cleared
4 104 (2.16%) SC Cleared
5 48 (1.00%) PhD
6 47 (0.98%) AWS Certification
7 33 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
8 28 (0.58%) ISTQB
9 25 (0.52%) ISEB
10 23 (0.48%) DV Cleared
11 22 (0.46%) CCNA
12 20 (0.42%) Master's Degree
13 18 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
14 13 (0.27%) ISEB Practitioner
15 12 (0.25%) PMI Certification
16 10 (0.21%) SANS
17 9 (0.19%) Numerate Degree
17 9 (0.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 8 (0.17%) CCIE
18 8 (0.17%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 308 (6.40%) QA
2 32 (0.66%) GDPR
3 23 (0.48%) Data Quality
4 21 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (0.25%) PCI DSS
6 11 (0.23%) ISO 9001
7 8 (0.17%) SLA
8 7 (0.15%) ISO 13485
9 3 (0.062%) Disclosure Scotland
9 3 (0.062%) HL7
9 3 (0.062%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 2 (0.042%) HIPAA
10 2 (0.042%) IEC 62304
10 2 (0.042%) JTAG
10 2 (0.042%) NIST
10 2 (0.042%) WCAG
11 1 (0.021%) IEC 61508
11 1 (0.021%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.021%) MISRA
11 1 (0.021%) MISRA C
System Software
1 1,138 (23.63%) Docker
2 131 (2.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 71 (1.47%) Active Directory
4 55 (1.14%) vSphere
5 28 (0.58%) Firmware
6 27 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
7 23 (0.48%) Hyper-V
8 10 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 10 (0.21%) KVM
8 10 (0.21%) OpenAM
8 10 (0.21%) Postfix
8 10 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (0.19%) HDFS
9 9 (0.19%) VirtualBox
10 7 (0.15%) LXC
10 7 (0.15%) Samba
10 7 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
11 5 (0.10%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 5 (0.10%) VMware NSX
12 4 (0.083%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 743 (15.43%) Kubernetes
2 473 (9.82%) Ansible
3 436 (9.06%) Terraform
4 321 (6.67%) Puppet
5 217 (4.51%) Opscode Chef
6 89 (1.85%) Prometheus
7 87 (1.81%) Grafana
8 46 (0.96%) Graphite
9 45 (0.93%) Kibana
9 45 (0.93%) Packer
10 31 (0.64%) Docker Swarm
11 30 (0.62%) logstash
12 23 (0.48%) Consul
13 21 (0.44%) Nagios
13 21 (0.44%) Salt
14 19 (0.39%) Rancher
15 15 (0.31%) cPanel
16 14 (0.29%) Hadoop YARN
16 14 (0.29%) Icinga
16 14 (0.29%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 537 (11.15%) Microsoft
2 232 (4.82%) Google
3 201 (4.17%) Oracle
4 158 (3.28%) VMware
5 118 (2.45%) Atlassian
6 89 (1.85%) Red Hat
7 68 (1.41%) Zend
8 57 (1.18%) Splunk
8 57 (1.18%) Xamarin
9 54 (1.12%) IBM
10 53 (1.10%) Tableau
11 52 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
12 42 (0.87%) Cisco
13 40 (0.83%) Adobe
13 40 (0.83%) Apple
13 40 (0.83%) SAP
14 30 (0.62%) Cloudera
15 26 (0.54%) ServiceNow
16 25 (0.52%) F5
17 22 (0.46%) Databricks