Period
to 25 September 2018

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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Git Distributed Version Control System
UK
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 34 47
Rank change year-on-year +3 +13 +20
Permanent jobs citing Git (software) 11,497 11,400 10,318
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.86% 6.46% 5.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 34.04% 31.40% 29.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9,366 9,541 9,113
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 33,779 36,301 35,046
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.16% 20.58% 18.31%
Number of salaries quoted 27,350 29,447 30,373
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%

Git (software)
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Git (software) as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Git (software) in the UK

Git (software)
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Git (software).

Salary trend for Git (software) in the UK

Git (software)
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Git (software) over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

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 25 September 2018. 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 +2 10,715 £50,000 +4.76% 2,108
UK excluding London -1 6,774 £45,000 +5.88% 1,469
London +7 4,532 £62,500 +4.17% 767
South East +16 2,408 £47,500 +5.56% 398
North of England -4 1,673 £45,000 +8.43% 396
North West -3 879 £45,000 +12.50% 212
South West -7 802 £45,000 - 206
Midlands -14 697 £42,500 +13.33% 204
Yorkshire -6 635 £44,000 +3.53% 143
East of England +1 581 £50,000 - 138
Scotland +15 443 £47,500 +21.79% 75
West Midlands -18 404 £45,000 +20.00% 104
East Midlands -9 291 £40,000 - 100
North East +24 191 £48,500 +21.25% 41
Wales +18 129 £40,000 - 35
Northern Ireland +19 40 £37,500 -6.25% 18
Isle of Man - 1 £67,500 -

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, 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 6,398 (55.65%) Agile Software Development
2 5,548 (48.26%) JavaScript
3 4,346 (37.80%) HTML
4 4,158 (36.17%) CSS
5 3,574 (31.09%) SQL
6 3,505 (30.49%) C#
7 3,371 (29.32%) Java
8 3,156 (27.45%) TDD
9 3,137 (27.29%) Linux
10 3,111 (27.06%) .NET
11 2,936 (25.54%) MVC
12 2,825 (24.57%) Jenkins
13 2,647 (23.02%) AngularJS
14 2,438 (21.21%) Amazon AWS
15 2,429 (21.13%) DevOps
16 2,421 (21.06%) SQL Server
17 2,395 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
18 2,319 (20.17%) Python
19 2,169 (18.87%) Scrum
20 2,102 (18.28%) HTML5
21 2,097 (18.24%) Node.js
22 2,078 (18.07%) Test Automation
23 1,992 (17.33%) RESTful
24 1,961 (17.06%) Microsoft Azure
25 1,959 (17.04%) MySQL
26 1,905 (16.57%) jQuery
27 1,903 (16.55%) Software Engineering
28 1,896 (16.49%) JIRA
29 1,885 (16.40%) ASP.NET
30 1,865 (16.22%) PHP

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
1 651 (5.66%) Apache
2 549 (4.78%) CMS
3 538 (4.68%) Confluence
4 437 (3.80%) Tomcat
5 396 (3.44%) Elasticsearch
6 361 (3.14%) IIS
7 351 (3.05%) WordPress
8 293 (2.55%) nginx
9 236 (2.05%) JBoss
10 222 (1.93%) Apache Spark
11 192 (1.67%) Drupal
12 144 (1.25%) EPiServer
13 143 (1.24%) WebLogic
14 134 (1.17%) WebSphere
15 132 (1.15%) Umbraco
16 122 (1.06%) Sitecore CMS
17 108 (0.94%) OpenStack
18 105 (0.91%) Ethereum
19 94 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
20 76 (0.66%) SharePoint
Applications
1 146 (1.27%) Photoshop
2 62 (0.54%) Microsoft Excel
3 49 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
4 35 (0.30%) Microsoft Office
5 26 (0.23%) GNU Octave
6 16 (0.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 15 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 13 (0.11%) Chatbot
9 12 (0.10%) GIMP
9 12 (0.10%) MS Visio
10 11 (0.096%) OmniGraffle
11 8 (0.070%) Fireworks
11 8 (0.070%) Microsoft Project
12 7 (0.061%) HipChat
13 6 (0.052%) InVision
14 3 (0.026%) InDesign
14 3 (0.026%) LibreOffice
14 3 (0.026%) Mingle
14 3 (0.026%) Moqups
14 3 (0.026%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 185 (1.61%) Magento
2 60 (0.52%) Distributed Ledger
3 52 (0.45%) Eloqua
4 43 (0.37%) Payment Gateway
5 15 (0.13%) Documaker
5 15 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
6 14 (0.12%) Shopify
7 12 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
8 11 (0.096%) WebTrends
9 9 (0.078%) Odoo
10 8 (0.070%) BusinessWorks
11 6 (0.052%) Oracle Applications
11 6 (0.052%) Oracle Retail
11 6 (0.052%) SDL Web 8
12 5 (0.043%) MetaTrader
12 5 (0.043%) SAP Hybris
13 4 (0.035%) Oracle Assets
13 4 (0.035%) Oracle Internet Expenses
13 4 (0.035%) Oracle Payables
13 4 (0.035%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 2,438 (21.21%) Amazon AWS
2 1,961 (17.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 722 (6.28%) GitHub
4 479 (4.17%) npm
5 400 (3.48%) SaaS
6 334 (2.91%) Amazon EC2
7 331 (2.88%) Google Cloud Platform
8 313 (2.72%) Amazon S3
9 270 (2.35%) Serverless
10 263 (2.29%) AWS CloudFormation
11 255 (2.22%) PaaS
12 254 (2.21%) Cloud Computing
13 234 (2.04%) IaaS
14 146 (1.27%) Azure Active Directory
15 143 (1.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 138 (1.20%) Amazon SQS
17 136 (1.18%) AWS Lambda
18 103 (0.90%) NuGet
19 69 (0.60%) OpenShift
20 68 (0.59%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 355 (3.09%) HTTP
2 318 (2.77%) Internet
3 214 (1.86%) TCP/IP
4 198 (1.72%) Firewall
5 197 (1.71%) DNS
6 140 (1.22%) SSL
7 77 (0.67%) SSH
8 58 (0.50%) DHCP
9 55 (0.48%) SMS
9 55 (0.48%) VPN
10 42 (0.37%) Network Security
11 38 (0.33%) SMTP
12 33 (0.29%) HTTPS
12 33 (0.29%) SAN
13 32 (0.28%) OpenVPN
14 30 (0.26%) Ethernet
15 29 (0.25%) LAN
16 28 (0.24%) Wireshark
17 27 (0.23%) Intranet
18 26 (0.23%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,421 (21.06%) SQL Server
2 1,959 (17.04%) MySQL
3 1,831 (15.93%) NoSQL
4 1,011 (8.79%) MongoDB
5 825 (7.18%) PostgreSQL
6 671 (5.84%) Relational Database
7 610 (5.31%) SQL Server 2016
8 512 (4.45%) Big Data
9 474 (4.12%) Redis
10 302 (2.63%) Hadoop
11 250 (2.17%) Blockchain
12 209 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
13 208 (1.81%) Amazon RDS
14 188 (1.64%) RDBMS
15 155 (1.35%) Apache Hive
16 143 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
17 140 (1.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 134 (1.17%) Oracle Database
19 124 (1.08%) Power BI
20 111 (0.97%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 2,825 (24.57%) Jenkins
2 1,896 (16.49%) JIRA
3 1,801 (15.66%) Subversion
4 1,067 (9.28%) Maven
5 1,007 (8.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 952 (8.28%) TeamCity
7 868 (7.55%) Selenium
8 865 (7.52%) Visual Studio
9 631 (5.49%) Octopus Deploy
10 618 (5.38%) gulp
11 585 (5.09%) JUnit
12 546 (4.75%) webpack
13 502 (4.37%) Cucumber
14 498 (4.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 492 (4.28%) Gradle
16 484 (4.21%) Bitbucket
17 456 (3.97%) Grunt
18 330 (2.87%) Mocha
19 329 (2.86%) Eclipse
20 318 (2.77%) Vagrant
General
1 1,828 (15.90%) Finance
2 624 (5.43%) Retail
3 531 (4.62%) Banking
4 495 (4.31%) Marketing
5 388 (3.37%) Games
6 342 (2.97%) Advertising
7 183 (1.59%) Telecoms
8 178 (1.55%) Manufacturing
9 93 (0.81%) Back Office
10 91 (0.79%) Automotive
11 89 (0.77%) Electronics
12 86 (0.75%) Publishing
13 84 (0.73%) Front Office
14 80 (0.70%) Investment Banking
15 64 (0.56%) Legal
16 60 (0.52%) Law
17 50 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
18 42 (0.37%) Financial Institution
19 36 (0.31%) Music Industry
20 29 (0.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 7,612 (66.21%) Developer
2 1,697 (14.76%) .NET Developer
3 1,441 (12.53%) Senior Developer
4 1,228 (10.68%) Java Developer
5 1,182 (10.28%) C# Developer
6 950 (8.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 894 (7.78%) Software Developer
8 885 (7.70%) PHP Developer
9 846 (7.36%) C# .NET Developer
10 838 (7.29%) DevOps Engineer
11 816 (7.10%) Software Engineer
12 793 (6.90%) JavaScript Developer
13 674 (5.86%) Full Stack Developer
14 532 (4.63%) Web Developer
15 442 (3.84%) ASP.NET Developer
16 421 (3.66%) Lead Developer
17 398 (3.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 374 (3.25%) Junior
18 374 (3.25%) React Developer
19 340 (2.96%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4,346 (37.80%) HTML
2 4,158 (36.17%) CSS
3 3,111 (27.06%) .NET
4 2,647 (23.02%) AngularJS
5 2,102 (18.28%) HTML5
6 2,097 (18.24%) Node.js
7 1,992 (17.33%) RESTful
8 1,905 (16.57%) jQuery
9 1,885 (16.40%) ASP.NET
10 1,726 (15.01%) React
11 1,600 (13.92%) Web Services
12 1,462 (12.72%) REST
13 1,443 (12.55%) CSS3
14 1,287 (11.19%) ASP.NET Web API
15 1,283 (11.16%) ASP.NET MVC
16 1,221 (10.62%) Spring
17 1,089 (9.47%) Sass
18 1,080 (9.39%) .NET Framework
19 1,022 (8.89%) JSON
20 909 (7.91%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1,173 (10.20%) User Experience
2 881 (7.66%) Computer Science
3 694 (6.04%) Greenfield Project
4 666 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
5 569 (4.95%) Mobile App
6 487 (4.24%) Fintech
7 448 (3.90%) Self-Motivation
8 368 (3.20%) Enterprise Software
9 358 (3.11%) Algorithms
10 314 (2.73%) Linux Command Line
11 227 (1.97%) Data Structures
12 129 (1.12%) Private Cloud
13 121 (1.05%) Public Cloud
14 113 (0.98%) Management Information System
15 107 (0.93%) Social Media
16 101 (0.88%) Virtual Team
17 99 (0.86%) Bitcoin
18 89 (0.77%) Cloud Native
19 85 (0.74%) Robotics
20 84 (0.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 3,137 (27.29%) Linux
2 1,386 (12.06%) Windows
3 695 (6.05%) Unix
4 569 (4.95%) Android
5 435 (3.78%) Apple iOS
6 261 (2.27%) CentOS
7 236 (2.05%) Windows Server
8 205 (1.78%) Ubuntu
9 203 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 143 (1.24%) Debian
11 94 (0.82%) VMS
12 91 (0.79%) Mac OS X
13 53 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
14 48 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
15 42 (0.37%) Mac OS
16 39 (0.34%) Embedded Linux
17 38 (0.33%) Solaris
18 32 (0.28%) Windows 10
19 31 (0.27%) CoreOS
20 21 (0.18%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6,398 (55.65%) Agile Software Development
2 3,156 (27.45%) TDD
3 2,936 (25.54%) MVC
4 2,429 (21.13%) DevOps
5 2,395 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
6 2,169 (18.87%) Scrum
7 2,078 (18.07%) Test Automation
8 1,903 (16.55%) Software Engineering
9 1,777 (15.46%) BDD
10 1,580 (13.74%) OO
11 1,537 (13.37%) Web Development
12 1,366 (11.88%) Problem-Solving
13 1,353 (11.77%) Front End Development
14 1,212 (10.54%) Microservices
15 1,207 (10.50%) Unit Testing
16 831 (7.23%) OOP
17 824 (7.17%) SDLC
18 823 (7.16%) Open Source
19 816 (7.10%) Web Application Development
20 749 (6.51%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5,548 (48.26%) JavaScript
2 3,574 (31.09%) SQL
3 3,505 (30.49%) C#
4 3,371 (29.32%) Java
5 2,319 (20.17%) Python
6 1,865 (16.22%) PHP
7 1,309 (11.39%) Ruby
8 869 (7.56%) C++
9 724 (6.30%) Bash Shell
10 689 (5.99%) PowerShell
11 605 (5.26%) ES6
12 518 (4.51%) TypeScript
13 517 (4.50%) Java 8
14 493 (4.29%) T-SQL
15 418 (3.64%) C
16 365 (3.17%) Scala
17 333 (2.90%) Perl
18 295 (2.57%) Shell Script
19 290 (2.52%) Go
20 227 (1.97%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1,510 (13.13%) Degree
2 443 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 254 (2.21%) Security Cleared
4 110 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 100 (0.87%) SC Cleared
6 97 (0.84%) DV Cleared
7 92 (0.80%) Numerate Degree
8 72 (0.63%) MCSE
9 68 (0.59%) ISTQB
10 61 (0.53%) Master's Degree
11 55 (0.48%) AWS Certification
12 53 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
13 51 (0.44%) CCNA
14 50 (0.43%) PhD
15 49 (0.43%) SANS
16 48 (0.42%) CISSP
16 48 (0.42%) SAFe Agilist
17 42 (0.37%) CompTIA Security+
17 42 (0.37%) Linux+ Certification
17 42 (0.37%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 870 (7.57%) QA
2 68 (0.59%) GDPR
3 46 (0.40%) SLA
4 30 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 20 (0.17%) PCI DSS
6 16 (0.14%) WCAG
7 14 (0.12%) Disclosure Scotland
8 13 (0.11%) ECSS
9 9 (0.078%) Data Quality
9 9 (0.078%) IEC 61131
10 7 (0.061%) ISO 9001
10 7 (0.061%) PMO
11 6 (0.052%) DICOM
11 6 (0.052%) PSD2
12 5 (0.043%) JTAG
12 5 (0.043%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 4 (0.035%) ISO 13485
13 4 (0.035%) ISO 14001
13 4 (0.035%) PMBOK
13 4 (0.035%) WAI
System Software
1 1,854 (16.13%) Docker
2 311 (2.71%) Active Directory
3 284 (2.47%) Virtual Machines
4 203 (1.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 87 (0.76%) vSphere
6 73 (0.63%) Hyper-V
7 69 (0.60%) KVM
8 62 (0.54%) VirtualBox
9 51 (0.44%) HDFS
10 50 (0.43%) Varnish
11 42 (0.37%) Firmware
12 41 (0.36%) oVirt
13 40 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
14 35 (0.30%) Xen
15 32 (0.28%) RHEV
16 30 (0.26%) Apache Flume
17 29 (0.25%) Samba
18 28 (0.24%) LXC
19 25 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
20 24 (0.21%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 1,162 (10.11%) Ansible
2 1,047 (9.11%) Puppet
3 756 (6.58%) Opscode Chef
4 701 (6.10%) Kubernetes
5 624 (5.43%) Terraform
6 163 (1.42%) Nagios
7 135 (1.17%) Salt
8 126 (1.10%) Docker Swarm
9 110 (0.96%) Packer
10 104 (0.90%) ZABBIX
11 81 (0.70%) Consul
12 67 (0.58%) Prometheus
13 64 (0.56%) Grafana
13 64 (0.56%) Kibana
14 63 (0.55%) HAProxy
15 62 (0.54%) Rundeck
16 61 (0.53%) Rancher
17 57 (0.50%) Graphite
18 53 (0.46%) Hadoop YARN
18 53 (0.46%) logstash
Vendors
1 1,216 (10.58%) Microsoft
2 866 (7.53%) Oracle
3 548 (4.77%) Google
4 286 (2.49%) VMware
5 268 (2.33%) Red Hat
6 239 (2.08%) Atlassian
7 218 (1.90%) Splunk
8 193 (1.68%) New Relic
9 184 (1.60%) Zend
10 162 (1.41%) Sitecore
10 162 (1.41%) Xamarin
11 146 (1.27%) Apple
12 131 (1.14%) Facebook
13 128 (1.11%) IBM
14 118 (1.03%) Tableau
15 112 (0.97%) Adobe
16 100 (0.87%) AppDynamics
17 98 (0.85%) Twitter
18 96 (0.84%) ServiceNow
19 91 (0.79%) SAP