Period
to 28 October 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 28 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Git Distributed Version Control System
UK
6 months to
28 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 30 28 30
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Git (software) 9,985 3,952 9,455
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 7.85% 7.96% 6.90%
As % of the Development Applications category 37.91% 37.93% 36.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5,777 3,329 7,572
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,962 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £78,550 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 26,339 10,418 25,949
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.72% 20.99% 18.94%
Number of salaries quoted 16,094 8,684 20,830
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% 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 28 October 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 28 October 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 -3 8,784 £55,000 - 1,615
UK excluding London -7 4,612 £50,000 +5.26% 1,084
London +5 4,444 £65,000 - 645
Work from Home -3 2,498 £52,500 +5.00% 365
South East +3 1,621 £50,000 -4.76% 242
North of England -9 1,131 £47,500 - 280
Midlands -17 595 £50,000 +6.95% 210
North West -1 561 £50,000 +5.26% 135
South West -10 538 £47,500 +5.56% 117
Yorkshire -18 460 £47,500 - 109
West Midlands -22 374 £50,000 +11.11% 124
Scotland -17 270 £51,375 +14.17% 70
East of England -28 265 £60,000 +20.00% 115
East Midlands -11 220 £47,500 - 85
Wales -5 154 £55,000 +15.79% 37
North East -7 110 £45,000 - 36
Northern Ireland +3 58 £39,750 +13.57% 13

For the 6 months to 28 October 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 5,393 (54.01%) Agile Software Development
2 4,788 (47.95%) JavaScript
3 3,391 (33.96%) DevOps
4 3,321 (33.26%) AWS
5 3,225 (32.30%) React
6 3,151 (31.56%) Docker
7 3,058 (30.63%) CSS
8 3,029 (30.34%) Azure
9 3,021 (30.26%) Java
10 2,883 (28.87%) HTML
11 2,536 (25.40%) SQL
12 2,532 (25.36%) Software Engineering
13 2,463 (24.67%) Node.js
14 2,378 (23.82%) Python
15 2,199 (22.02%) Jenkins
16 2,160 (21.63%) C#
17 2,151 (21.54%) Kubernetes
18 2,089 (20.92%) Social Skills
19 2,022 (20.25%) Linux
20 2,009 (20.12%) TDD
21 2,003 (20.06%) Full Stack Development
22 1,935 (19.38%) Microservices
23 1,921 (19.24%) Scrum
24 1,886 (18.89%) Finance
25 1,883 (18.86%) Test Automation
26 1,853 (18.56%) AngularJS
27 1,745 (17.48%) REST
28 1,732 (17.35%) TypeScript
29 1,731 (17.34%) .NET
30 1,670 (16.73%) Continuous Integration

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
1 528 (5.29%) Confluence
2 513 (5.14%) Elasticsearch
3 416 (4.17%) CMS
4 393 (3.94%) Apache
5 363 (3.64%) Apache Spark
6 299 (2.99%) WordPress
7 215 (2.15%) nginx
8 211 (2.11%) GemFire
9 161 (1.61%) IIS
10 142 (1.42%) Tomcat
11 133 (1.33%) Umbraco
12 95 (0.95%) EPiServer
13 93 (0.93%) Headless CMS
14 89 (0.89%) Kentico
15 78 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
16 73 (0.73%) Drupal
17 46 (0.46%) SharePoint
18 45 (0.45%) JBoss
19 41 (0.41%) Cloud Foundry
20 34 (0.34%) OpenStack
Applications
1 118 (1.18%) Figma
2 95 (0.95%) Sketch
3 73 (0.73%) Microsoft Office
4 71 (0.71%) Photoshop
5 46 (0.46%) InVision
6 45 (0.45%) Adobe XD
7 35 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
8 27 (0.27%) Microsoft Excel
9 22 (0.22%) MS Visio
10 17 (0.17%) Zeplin
11 14 (0.14%) GIMP
12 13 (0.13%) Chatbot
12 13 (0.13%) InDesign
13 8 (0.080%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 8 (0.080%) MadCap Flare
14 6 (0.060%) Microsoft Project
15 5 (0.050%) Fireworks
15 5 (0.050%) Microsoft PowerPoint
16 4 (0.040%) Simulink
16 4 (0.040%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 71 (0.71%) Magento
2 52 (0.52%) Payment Gateway
3 35 (0.35%) Shopify
4 29 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
5 25 (0.25%) Distributed Ledger
6 23 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
7 14 (0.14%) MetaTrader
8 11 (0.11%) Sentinel
9 10 (0.10%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
9 10 (0.10%) NetSuite
10 9 (0.090%) WebTrends
11 6 (0.060%) Dynamics NAV
12 5 (0.050%) Dynamics AX
12 5 (0.050%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 5 (0.050%) R3 Corda
12 5 (0.050%) Refinitiv Enterprise Platform
12 5 (0.050%) RMDS
12 5 (0.050%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 4 (0.040%) SAP Hybris
13 4 (0.040%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 3,321 (33.26%) AWS
2 3,029 (30.34%) Azure
3 1,390 (13.92%) GitHub
4 1,090 (10.92%) GCP
5 767 (7.68%) Serverless
6 661 (6.62%) SaaS
7 461 (4.62%) npm
8 431 (4.32%) AWS Lambda
9 402 (4.03%) OpenShift
10 357 (3.58%) Amazon EC2
11 348 (3.49%) PaaS
12 338 (3.39%) AWS CloudFormation
13 320 (3.20%) Amazon S3
14 191 (1.91%) Amazon Kinesis
15 188 (1.88%) Power Platform
16 184 (1.84%) Amazon SQS
17 182 (1.82%) Amazon EKS
18 175 (1.75%) IaaS
19 126 (1.26%) Heroku
20 123 (1.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 366 (3.67%) HTTP
2 181 (1.81%) Firewall
3 119 (1.19%) Internet
4 115 (1.15%) DNS
5 83 (0.83%) SSL
6 82 (0.82%) Broadband
6 82 (0.82%) TCP/IP
7 75 (0.75%) Kerberos
8 66 (0.66%) VPN
9 57 (0.57%) Network Security
10 53 (0.53%) IPv4
11 35 (0.35%) OSPF
12 34 (0.34%) SMTP
13 33 (0.33%) MQTT
14 31 (0.31%) Calico
14 31 (0.31%) SSH
15 30 (0.30%) VLAN
16 29 (0.29%) AMQP
17 28 (0.28%) WAN
18 23 (0.23%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,304 (13.06%) MySQL
2 1,269 (12.71%) PostgreSQL
3 1,179 (11.81%) SQL Server
4 1,117 (11.19%) NoSQL
5 905 (9.06%) Relational Database
6 725 (7.26%) Redis
7 708 (7.09%) MongoDB
8 422 (4.23%) Big Data
9 273 (2.73%) MariaDB
10 242 (2.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 241 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
12 221 (2.21%) Amazon RDS
13 209 (2.09%) HBase
14 193 (1.93%) RDBMS
15 162 (1.62%) Power BI
16 156 (1.56%) Oracle Database
16 156 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 145 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 143 (1.43%) Amazon Aurora
19 123 (1.23%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2,199 (22.02%) Jenkins
2 1,400 (14.02%) JIRA
3 699 (7.00%) webpack
4 650 (6.51%) Maven
5 593 (5.94%) Selenium
6 592 (5.93%) Cypress.io
7 547 (5.48%) Cucumber
8 522 (5.23%) Bitbucket
9 514 (5.15%) Subversion
10 494 (4.95%) JUnit
11 445 (4.46%) Gradle
12 444 (4.45%) GitLab
12 444 (4.45%) Postman
13 391 (3.92%) Visual Studio
14 388 (3.89%) TeamCity
15 376 (3.77%) Sonatype Nexus
16 341 (3.42%) Octopus Deploy
17 334 (3.35%) Mockito
18 325 (3.25%) Team Foundation Server
19 302 (3.02%) gulp
General
1 2,089 (20.92%) Social Skills
2 1,886 (18.89%) Finance
3 670 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
4 645 (6.46%) Banking
5 604 (6.05%) Marketing
6 517 (5.18%) Retail
7 454 (4.55%) Games
8 399 (4.00%) Law
9 387 (3.88%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 225 (2.25%) Public Sector
11 158 (1.58%) Organisational Skills
12 145 (1.45%) Telecoms
13 143 (1.43%) Legal
14 120 (1.20%) Manufacturing
15 116 (1.16%) Advertising
16 93 (0.93%) Financial Institution
17 88 (0.88%) Publishing
18 80 (0.80%) Documentation Skills
19 79 (0.79%) Electronics
20 76 (0.76%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5,368 (53.76%) Developer
2 1,337 (13.39%) Software Engineer
3 1,272 (12.74%) Senior Developer
4 856 (8.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 742 (7.43%) Full Stack Developer
6 696 (6.97%) Java Developer
7 692 (6.93%) DevOps Engineer
8 623 (6.24%) .NET Developer
9 594 (5.95%) PHP Developer
10 587 (5.88%) Software Developer
11 486 (4.87%) React Developer
12 439 (4.40%) JavaScript Developer
13 409 (4.10%) C# Developer
14 358 (3.59%) Senior Software Engineer
15 282 (2.82%) Lead Developer
16 281 (2.81%) AWS Engineer
17 248 (2.48%) Angular Developer
18 236 (2.36%) Web Developer
19 229 (2.29%) Principal Engineer
20 224 (2.24%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3,225 (32.30%) React
2 3,058 (30.63%) CSS
3 2,883 (28.87%) HTML
4 2,463 (24.67%) Node.js
5 1,853 (18.56%) AngularJS
6 1,745 (17.48%) REST
7 1,731 (17.34%) .NET
8 1,668 (16.71%) RESTful
9 1,202 (12.04%) Spring
10 1,174 (11.76%) Web Services
11 1,152 (11.54%) HTML5
12 937 (9.38%) Vue.js
13 932 (9.33%) Sass
14 890 (8.91%) JSON
15 860 (8.61%) jQuery
16 853 (8.54%) Kafka
17 800 (8.01%) CSS3
18 797 (7.98%) .NET Core
19 788 (7.89%) Redux
20 738 (7.39%) GraphQL
Miscellaneous
1 1,367 (13.69%) User Experience
2 526 (5.27%) Mobile App
3 513 (5.14%) Self-Motivation
4 498 (4.99%) Algorithms
5 347 (3.48%) Linux Command Line
6 320 (3.20%) Greenfield Project
7 305 (3.05%) Cloud Native
8 293 (2.93%) Data Structures
9 193 (1.93%) Virtual Team
10 169 (1.69%) Public Cloud
11 128 (1.28%) Data Centre
12 116 (1.16%) Social Media
13 115 (1.15%) Legacy Code
14 113 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
15 107 (1.07%) NHS
16 105 (1.05%) Data Protection Act
17 88 (0.88%) Blog
18 84 (0.84%) Management Information System
19 83 (0.83%) BBC
20 82 (0.82%) Legacy Systems
Operating Systems
1 2,022 (20.25%) Linux
2 720 (7.21%) Windows
3 547 (5.48%) Unix
4 493 (4.94%) Android
5 431 (4.32%) Apple iOS
6 149 (1.49%) Windows Server
7 126 (1.26%) CentOS
8 119 (1.19%) Ubuntu
9 63 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 53 (0.53%) Debian
11 32 (0.32%) Mac OS
12 25 (0.25%) Alpine Linux
12 25 (0.25%) Embedded Linux
13 22 (0.22%) Mac OS X
14 17 (0.17%) Fedora
14 17 (0.17%) Windows Server 2016
15 16 (0.16%) Windows 10
16 12 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
17 11 (0.11%) CoreOS
17 11 (0.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5,393 (54.01%) Agile Software Development
2 3,391 (33.96%) DevOps
3 2,532 (25.36%) Software Engineering
4 2,009 (20.12%) TDD
5 2,003 (20.06%) Full Stack Development
6 1,935 (19.38%) Microservices
7 1,921 (19.24%) Scrum
8 1,883 (18.86%) Test Automation
9 1,670 (16.73%) Continuous Integration
10 1,409 (14.11%) Problem-Solving
11 1,384 (13.86%) Front End Development
12 1,129 (11.31%) BDD
13 1,118 (11.20%) OO
14 1,106 (11.08%) Computer Science
15 1,082 (10.84%) MVC
16 1,060 (10.62%) Unit Testing
17 986 (9.87%) Mentoring
18 954 (9.55%) Web Development
19 805 (8.06%) OOP
20 794 (7.95%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4,788 (47.95%) JavaScript
2 3,021 (30.26%) Java
3 2,536 (25.40%) SQL
4 2,378 (23.82%) Python
5 2,160 (21.63%) C#
6 1,732 (17.35%) TypeScript
7 1,338 (13.40%) PHP
8 626 (6.27%) Bash Shell
9 616 (6.17%) ES6
10 524 (5.25%) PowerShell
11 456 (4.57%) Go
12 407 (4.08%) Java 8
13 396 (3.97%) Shell Script
14 373 (3.74%) C++
15 328 (3.28%) Groovy
16 309 (3.09%) Scala
17 307 (3.07%) Ruby
18 283 (2.83%) Kotlin
19 257 (2.57%) C
20 172 (1.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1,347 (13.49%) Degree
2 457 (4.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 368 (3.69%) Security Cleared
4 294 (2.94%) SC Cleared
5 202 (2.02%) OCP
5 202 (2.02%) Oracle Certification
6 62 (0.62%) PhD
7 58 (0.58%) Master's Degree
8 50 (0.50%) AWS Certification
9 49 (0.49%) ISTQB
10 29 (0.29%) BPSS Clearance
11 22 (0.22%) ISEB
12 21 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
13 19 (0.19%) DBS Check
14 18 (0.18%) RHCE
15 17 (0.17%) CCNP
15 17 (0.17%) DV Cleared
16 15 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
16 15 (0.15%) SANS
17 14 (0.14%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 984 (9.85%) QA
2 447 (4.48%) Accessibility
3 78 (0.78%) WCAG
4 65 (0.65%) GDPR
5 45 (0.45%) SLA
6 44 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 36 (0.36%) PCI DSS
8 26 (0.26%) PMO
9 21 (0.21%) Data Quality
9 21 (0.21%) EMIR
9 21 (0.21%) MiFID
10 12 (0.12%) WAI
11 11 (0.11%) HIPAA
12 9 (0.090%) GRC
12 9 (0.090%) HL7
12 9 (0.090%) IEC 62304
12 9 (0.090%) ISO 13485
13 6 (0.060%) Cyber Essentials
13 6 (0.060%) ISO 15022
13 6 (0.060%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 3,151 (31.56%) Docker
2 235 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 192 (1.92%) HDFS
4 127 (1.27%) Active Directory
5 107 (1.07%) Virtual Machines
6 58 (0.58%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 40 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
8 38 (0.38%) Firmware
9 23 (0.23%) vSphere
10 19 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
11 17 (0.17%) Postfix
12 16 (0.16%) NFS
13 13 (0.13%) iptables
14 12 (0.12%) Ceph
14 12 (0.12%) Hyper-V
14 12 (0.12%) KVM
15 9 (0.090%) Virtual Desktop
16 8 (0.080%) LXC
16 8 (0.080%) Varnish
17 4 (0.040%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2,151 (21.54%) Kubernetes
2 1,169 (11.71%) Terraform
3 1,111 (11.13%) Ansible
4 489 (4.90%) Puppet
5 401 (4.02%) Opscode Chef
6 267 (2.67%) Grafana
7 125 (1.25%) Prometheus
8 92 (0.92%) Istio
9 89 (0.89%) Kibana
10 66 (0.66%) HAProxy
11 55 (0.55%) Graphite
12 48 (0.48%) Opsgenie
13 47 (0.47%) Packer
14 37 (0.37%) Rancher
15 36 (0.36%) logstash
16 35 (0.35%) Salt
17 34 (0.34%) Consul
17 34 (0.34%) ZABBIX
18 33 (0.33%) Graylog
18 33 (0.33%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 996 (9.97%) Microsoft
2 729 (7.30%) Google
3 497 (4.98%) Oracle
4 361 (3.62%) VMware
5 189 (1.89%) Okta
6 150 (1.50%) Splunk
7 146 (1.46%) Atlassian
8 121 (1.21%) Zend
9 112 (1.12%) Red Hat
10 108 (1.08%) Adobe
10 108 (1.08%) Apple
11 90 (0.90%) Sitecore
12 89 (0.89%) Databricks
13 88 (0.88%) New Relic
14 81 (0.81%) Xamarin
15 80 (0.80%) SAP
16 71 (0.71%) LexisNexis
17 65 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
17 65 (0.65%) ServiceNow
18 57 (0.57%) Cisco