Period
to 23 January 2022

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 23 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Git Distributed Version Control System
UK
6 months to
23 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 32 29 31
Rank change year-on-year -3 +2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Git (software) 9,644 4,962 8,660
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 7.53% 7.84% 6.88%
As % of the Development Applications category 38.23% 37.81% 35.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5,522 4,166 6,829
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -4.04% +10.00%

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 25,223 13,125 24,370
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.70% 20.74% 19.37%
Number of salaries quoted 15,219 10,937 19,352
10th Percentile £37,497 £35,000 £33,000
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £71,250 £70,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £83,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +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 23 January 2022.

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 23 January 2022. 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
Jobs
England -4 8,219 £57,500 +5.50% 1,435
UK excluding London -7 4,477 £50,000 +5.26% 957
London +6 4,010 £70,000 +7.69% 569
Work from Home -7 2,348 £57,500 +15.00% 326
South East -1 1,437 £52,500 - 171
North of England -12 1,126 £49,750 +4.74% 289
Midlands -14 595 £50,000 +5.26% 163
North West -11 562 £50,000 +5.26% 148
South West -9 533 £50,000 +11.11% 121
Yorkshire -15 451 £50,000 +5.26% 101
West Midlands -18 386 £50,000 +5.26% 117
East of England -20 332 £62,500 +13.64% 104
Scotland -16 307 £56,250 +18.42% 72
East Midlands -10 209 £50,000 +5.26% 46
Wales -19 115 £55,000 +15.79% 30
North East +9 112 £40,000 -9.60% 40
Northern Ireland -6 57 £36,250 +3.57% 9

For the 6 months to 23 January 2022, 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 5,449 (56.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4,460 (46.25%) JavaScript
3 3,473 (36.01%) DevOps
4 3,143 (32.59%) Docker
5 3,073 (31.86%) AWS
6 3,058 (31.71%) Azure
7 2,938 (30.46%) CI/CD
8 2,916 (30.24%) Java
9 2,902 (30.09%) CSS
10 2,856 (29.61%) Software Engineering
11 2,794 (28.97%) HTML
12 2,722 (28.22%) React
13 2,339 (24.25%) SQL
14 2,304 (23.89%) Jenkins
15 2,250 (23.33%) Python
16 2,166 (22.46%) C#
17 2,122 (22.00%) Node.js
18 2,115 (21.93%) Social Skills
19 2,068 (21.44%) Kubernetes
20 2,049 (21.25%) TDD
21 1,974 (20.47%) Full Stack Development
22 1,917 (19.88%) Test Automation
23 1,838 (19.06%) Linux
24 1,799 (18.65%) Finance
25 1,773 (18.38%) Scrum
26 1,728 (17.92%) .NET
27 1,645 (17.06%) Microservices
28 1,592 (16.51%) Problem-Solving
29 1,577 (16.35%) RESTful
30 1,539 (15.96%) 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
1 501 (5.19%) Confluence
2 452 (4.69%) Elasticsearch
3 420 (4.36%) CMS
4 318 (3.30%) Apache
5 270 (2.80%) WordPress
6 213 (2.21%) Apache Spark
7 198 (2.05%) IIS
8 168 (1.74%) nginx
9 132 (1.37%) Tomcat
10 123 (1.28%) Umbraco
11 87 (0.90%) JBoss
12 80 (0.83%) Drupal
13 69 (0.72%) EPiServer
14 67 (0.69%) Headless CMS
15 66 (0.68%) GemFire
16 63 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
17 61 (0.63%) OpenStack
18 54 (0.56%) SharePoint
19 53 (0.55%) Kentico
20 52 (0.54%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 80 (0.83%) Sketch
2 74 (0.77%) Photoshop
3 69 (0.72%) Adobe XD
4 51 (0.53%) Microsoft Office
5 38 (0.39%) Microsoft Excel
6 37 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
7 25 (0.26%) InVision
8 24 (0.25%) Chatbot
9 15 (0.16%) MS Visio
10 11 (0.11%) Revit
11 10 (0.10%) GIMP
11 10 (0.10%) Simulink
11 10 (0.10%) SOLIDWORKS
11 10 (0.10%) Zeplin
12 8 (0.083%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 6 (0.062%) Maple
14 5 (0.052%) Microsoft PowerPoint
15 4 (0.041%) Spreadsheet
16 3 (0.031%) PlantUML
17 2 (0.021%) MadCap Flare
Business Applications
1 67 (0.69%) Payment Gateway
2 63 (0.65%) Magento
3 39 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
4 38 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
5 37 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
6 36 (0.37%) Shopify
7 21 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
8 15 (0.16%) NetSuite
8 15 (0.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 13 (0.13%) Oracle Cash Management
9 13 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
9 13 (0.13%) Oracle General Ledger
9 13 (0.13%) Oracle Payables
9 13 (0.13%) Oracle Receivables
10 9 (0.093%) WebTrends
11 8 (0.083%) Sentinel
12 7 (0.073%) Distributed Ledger
12 7 (0.073%) Oracle BPM
12 7 (0.073%) R3 Corda
13 6 (0.062%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3,073 (31.86%) AWS
2 3,058 (31.71%) Azure
3 1,277 (13.24%) GitHub
4 1,077 (11.17%) GCP
5 755 (7.83%) Serverless
6 649 (6.73%) SaaS
7 487 (5.05%) OpenShift
8 384 (3.98%) Amazon EC2
9 381 (3.95%) npm
10 378 (3.92%) AWS Lambda
11 334 (3.46%) Amazon S3
12 316 (3.28%) AWS CloudFormation
13 257 (2.66%) Amazon EKS
14 254 (2.63%) PaaS
15 206 (2.14%) Amazon SQS
16 187 (1.94%) Amazon ECS
17 177 (1.84%) Cloud Computing
18 168 (1.74%) IaaS
19 167 (1.73%) Power Platform
20 151 (1.57%) GitHub Actions
Communications & Networking
1 238 (2.47%) HTTP
2 145 (1.50%) DNS
3 138 (1.43%) Firewall
4 124 (1.29%) Kerberos
5 123 (1.28%) Internet
6 91 (0.94%) TCP/IP
7 82 (0.85%) Broadband
8 53 (0.55%) Network Security
9 52 (0.54%) VPN
10 50 (0.52%) AMQP
11 46 (0.48%) MQTT
12 40 (0.41%) SSL
13 39 (0.40%) BGP
13 39 (0.40%) SSH
14 33 (0.34%) LAN
14 33 (0.34%) WAN
15 32 (0.33%) Cisco IOS
15 32 (0.33%) MPLS
16 30 (0.31%) IOS XR
17 27 (0.28%) 5G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,391 (14.42%) MySQL
2 1,147 (11.89%) SQL Server
3 1,032 (10.70%) PostgreSQL
4 895 (9.28%) NoSQL
5 751 (7.79%) Relational Database
6 563 (5.84%) MongoDB
7 559 (5.80%) Redis
8 385 (3.99%) Big Data
9 256 (2.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 225 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
11 218 (2.26%) Amazon RDS
12 208 (2.16%) RDBMS
13 138 (1.43%) MariaDB
13 138 (1.43%) Power BI
14 133 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 125 (1.30%) Oracle Database
16 121 (1.25%) Blockchain
17 110 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
18 109 (1.13%) Data Lake
19 105 (1.09%) Amazon Aurora
Development Applications
1 2,304 (23.89%) Jenkins
2 1,357 (14.07%) JIRA
3 638 (6.62%) Maven
4 620 (6.43%) Subversion
5 600 (6.22%) Bitbucket
6 588 (6.10%) Selenium
7 570 (5.91%) webpack
8 493 (5.11%) GitLab
9 485 (5.03%) Cypress.io
10 460 (4.77%) TeamCity
11 420 (4.36%) Cucumber
12 416 (4.31%) Octopus Deploy
13 399 (4.14%) JUnit
14 373 (3.87%) Postman
15 353 (3.66%) Visual Studio
16 337 (3.49%) Team Foundation Server
17 295 (3.06%) Gradle
18 281 (2.91%) gulp
19 259 (2.69%) NUnit
20 218 (2.26%) CircleCI
General
1 2,115 (21.93%) Social Skills
2 1,799 (18.65%) Finance
3 742 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 533 (5.53%) Marketing
5 531 (5.51%) Retail
6 444 (4.60%) Banking
7 443 (4.59%) Games
8 358 (3.71%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 313 (3.25%) Public Sector
10 240 (2.49%) Law
11 170 (1.76%) Telecoms
12 158 (1.64%) Manufacturing
13 156 (1.62%) Organisational Skills
14 148 (1.53%) Advertising
15 117 (1.21%) Automotive
16 115 (1.19%) Legal
17 89 (0.92%) Financial Institution
18 84 (0.87%) Publishing
19 80 (0.83%) Electronics
20 64 (0.66%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 5,041 (52.27%) Developer
2 1,543 (16.00%) Software Engineer
3 1,199 (12.43%) Senior Developer
4 726 (7.53%) Full Stack Developer
5 709 (7.35%) Java Developer
6 673 (6.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 641 (6.65%) DevOps Engineer
8 567 (5.88%) PHP Developer
9 549 (5.69%) Software Developer
10 525 (5.44%) .NET Developer
11 473 (4.90%) Senior Software Engineer
12 389 (4.03%) React Developer
13 384 (3.98%) C# Developer
14 334 (3.46%) JavaScript Developer
15 278 (2.88%) Java Engineer
16 250 (2.59%) Lead Developer
17 249 (2.58%) Python Developer
18 242 (2.51%) Senior Java Developer
19 215 (2.23%) AWS Engineer
20 214 (2.22%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,902 (30.09%) CSS
2 2,794 (28.97%) HTML
3 2,722 (28.22%) React
4 2,122 (22.00%) Node.js
5 1,728 (17.92%) .NET
6 1,577 (16.35%) RESTful
7 1,501 (15.56%) AngularJS
8 1,465 (15.19%) REST
9 1,202 (12.46%) HTML5
10 1,076 (11.16%) Spring
11 1,015 (10.52%) Web Services
12 910 (9.44%) jQuery
13 859 (8.91%) Sass
14 840 (8.71%) Spring Boot
15 814 (8.44%) Vue.js
16 777 (8.06%) CSS3
17 774 (8.03%) JSON
18 761 (7.89%) Kafka
19 758 (7.86%) .NET Core
20 694 (7.20%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1,271 (13.18%) User Experience
2 603 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
3 546 (5.66%) Mobile App
4 532 (5.52%) Algorithms
5 424 (4.40%) Cloud Native
6 315 (3.27%) Greenfield Project
7 289 (3.00%) Data Structures
8 247 (2.56%) Linux Command Line
9 212 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
10 200 (2.07%) Public Cloud
11 190 (1.97%) Virtual Team
12 179 (1.86%) Legacy Code
13 162 (1.68%) Social Media
14 136 (1.41%) NHS
15 126 (1.31%) Data Protection Act
16 94 (0.97%) Video\Live Streaming
17 80 (0.83%) Blog
18 74 (0.77%) Management Information System
19 63 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 61 (0.63%) Legacy Systems
Operating Systems
1 1,838 (19.06%) Linux
2 696 (7.22%) Windows
3 497 (5.15%) Android
4 402 (4.17%) Unix
5 369 (3.83%) Apple iOS
6 217 (2.25%) Windows Server
7 163 (1.69%) Ubuntu
8 159 (1.65%) CentOS
9 107 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 80 (0.83%) Debian
11 52 (0.54%) Mac OS
12 32 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
13 24 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
14 22 (0.23%) Windows Server 2016
15 20 (0.21%) Mac OS X
15 20 (0.21%) Windows 10
16 19 (0.20%) Fedora
17 18 (0.19%) Windows Server 2019
18 17 (0.18%) VMS
19 14 (0.15%) Alpine Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5,449 (56.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3,473 (36.01%) DevOps
3 2,938 (30.46%) CI/CD
4 2,856 (29.61%) Software Engineering
5 2,049 (21.25%) TDD
6 1,974 (20.47%) Full Stack Development
7 1,917 (19.88%) Test Automation
8 1,773 (18.38%) Scrum
9 1,645 (17.06%) Microservices
10 1,592 (16.51%) Problem-Solving
11 1,539 (15.96%) Continuous Integration
12 1,157 (12.00%) MVC
13 1,156 (11.99%) Mentoring
14 1,136 (11.78%) Unit Testing
15 1,125 (11.67%) Front End Development
16 1,108 (11.49%) OO
17 1,101 (11.42%) Computer Science
18 1,067 (11.06%) BDD
19 879 (9.11%) SDLC
20 849 (8.80%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 4,460 (46.25%) JavaScript
2 2,916 (30.24%) Java
3 2,339 (24.25%) SQL
4 2,250 (23.33%) Python
5 2,166 (22.46%) C#
6 1,493 (15.48%) TypeScript
7 1,188 (12.32%) PHP
8 660 (6.84%) Bash
9 492 (5.10%) ES6
10 488 (5.06%) PowerShell
11 412 (4.27%) Go
12 408 (4.23%) Java 8
13 401 (4.16%) C++
14 349 (3.62%) Ruby
15 328 (3.40%) Kotlin
16 250 (2.59%) Scala
17 238 (2.47%) Shell Script
18 232 (2.41%) C
19 177 (1.84%) Groovy
20 175 (1.81%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1,473 (15.27%) Degree
2 574 (5.95%) Computer Science Degree
3 350 (3.63%) Security Cleared
4 272 (2.82%) SC Cleared
5 103 (1.07%) Master's Degree
6 67 (0.69%) Oracle Certification
7 62 (0.64%) OCP
8 60 (0.62%) AWS Certification
9 47 (0.49%) ISTQB
10 45 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
10 45 (0.47%) PhD
11 39 (0.40%) DV Cleared
12 37 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
13 28 (0.29%) ISEB
14 26 (0.27%) PMI Certification
15 22 (0.23%) BPSS Clearance
15 22 (0.23%) CCIE
16 21 (0.22%) CCNP
17 19 (0.20%) DBS Check
18 17 (0.18%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1,090 (11.30%) QA
2 378 (3.92%) Accessibility
3 74 (0.77%) WCAG
4 66 (0.68%) GDPR
5 51 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 47 (0.49%) SLA
7 43 (0.45%) Data Quality
8 18 (0.19%) PCI DSS
9 15 (0.16%) HIPAA
10 14 (0.15%) EMIR
10 14 (0.15%) MiFID
11 9 (0.093%) IEC 62304
11 9 (0.093%) ISO 13485
12 8 (0.083%) WAI
13 7 (0.073%) Cyber Essentials
14 6 (0.062%) ISO 9001
15 5 (0.052%) FATCA
15 5 (0.052%) HL7
15 5 (0.052%) SNOMED CT
16 4 (0.041%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3,143 (32.59%) Docker
2 179 (1.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 109 (1.13%) Active Directory
4 100 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
5 60 (0.62%) HDFS
6 53 (0.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 37 (0.38%) Hyper-V
8 31 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
9 30 (0.31%) KVM
10 27 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
11 23 (0.24%) Firmware
11 23 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
12 18 (0.19%) LXC
13 16 (0.17%) Varnish
14 14 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 13 (0.13%) Postfix
15 13 (0.13%) Xen
16 11 (0.11%) Citrix Hypervisor
17 10 (0.10%) VirtualBox
17 10 (0.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2,068 (21.44%) Kubernetes
2 1,154 (11.97%) Terraform
3 942 (9.77%) Ansible
4 422 (4.38%) Puppet
5 286 (2.97%) Opscode Chef
6 267 (2.77%) Grafana
7 129 (1.34%) Kibana
8 126 (1.31%) Prometheus
9 79 (0.82%) Packer
10 75 (0.78%) Istio
11 63 (0.65%) Consul
12 49 (0.51%) logstash
13 39 (0.40%) HAProxy
14 32 (0.33%) Docker Swarm
14 32 (0.33%) Rancher
15 30 (0.31%) Hadoop YARN
16 28 (0.29%) Apache Brooklyn
16 28 (0.29%) Opsgenie
17 27 (0.28%) Data Guard
18 26 (0.27%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 971 (10.07%) Microsoft
2 746 (7.74%) Google
3 500 (5.18%) Oracle
4 247 (2.56%) VMware
5 127 (1.32%) Adobe
6 121 (1.25%) Atlassian
6 121 (1.25%) Splunk
7 119 (1.23%) Red Hat
8 118 (1.22%) Apple
9 107 (1.11%) Zend
10 103 (1.07%) Cisco
11 100 (1.04%) New Relic
11 100 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
12 90 (0.93%) Xamarin
13 82 (0.85%) Databricks
14 78 (0.81%) ServiceNow
15 72 (0.75%) Sitecore
16 66 (0.68%) SAP
17 64 (0.66%) LexisNexis
18 59 (0.61%) Okta