Period
to 15 January 2019

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 15 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Git Distributed Version Control System
UK
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 31 35 43
Rank change year-on-year +4 +8 +21
Permanent jobs citing Git (software) 10,302 11,036 9,764
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.82% 6.40% 5.57%
As % of the Development Applications category 34.25% 31.57% 29.59%
Number of salaries quoted 8,264 9,326 8,623
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.97%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,800
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% -

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 30,079 34,956 32,993
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.90% 20.28% 18.84%
Number of salaries quoted 23,985 28,628 28,260
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 £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +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 15 January 2019.

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 15 January 2019. 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 9,568 £51,000 +2.00% 2,249
UK excluding London +1 5,945 £45,000 +5.88% 1,584
London +2 4,174 £65,000 +8.33% 793
South East +13 2,075 £47,500 +5.56% 390
North of England -1 1,418 £45,000 +5.88% 471
South West +1 766 £44,400 -1.33% 241
North West -4 760 £47,500 +11.76% 229
Midlands -8 616 £45,000 +20.00% 214
Yorkshire -2 542 £45,000 +5.88% 195
East of England -4 476 £48,500 -3.00% 143
Scotland +4 410 £46,500 +16.25% 63
West Midlands -22 326 £45,000 +20.00% 127
East Midlands +1 289 £42,500 +6.25% 86
North East +28 160 £52,500 +16.67% 47
Wales +16 127 £40,000 - 54
Northern Ireland +21 58 £37,500 -6.25% 11
Isle of Man - 1 £67,500 -

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, 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 5,826 (56.55%) Agile Software Development
2 4,862 (47.19%) JavaScript
3 3,643 (35.36%) HTML
4 3,509 (34.06%) CSS
5 3,101 (30.10%) SQL
6 3,033 (29.44%) Java
7 3,019 (29.30%) C#
8 2,845 (27.62%) Linux
9 2,679 (26.00%) Jenkins
10 2,643 (25.66%) TDD
11 2,642 (25.65%) .NET
12 2,379 (23.09%) MVC
13 2,359 (22.90%) DevOps
14 2,352 (22.83%) Python
15 2,252 (21.86%) Amazon AWS
16 2,206 (21.41%) Continuous Integration
17 2,196 (21.32%) AngularJS
18 2,031 (19.71%) SQL Server
19 1,971 (19.13%) Scrum
20 1,919 (18.63%) Docker
21 1,853 (17.99%) Microsoft Azure
22 1,787 (17.35%) Test Automation
23 1,769 (17.17%) Node.js
24 1,731 (16.80%) HTML5
25 1,727 (16.76%) JIRA
26 1,720 (16.70%) RESTful
27 1,713 (16.63%) MySQL
28 1,646 (15.98%) jQuery
29 1,629 (15.81%) PHP
30 1,610 (15.63%) Software Engineering

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
1 631 (6.13%) Confluence
2 552 (5.36%) Apache
3 468 (4.54%) Elasticsearch
4 381 (3.70%) IIS
5 376 (3.65%) CMS
6 362 (3.51%) Tomcat
7 317 (3.08%) WordPress
8 266 (2.58%) nginx
9 230 (2.23%) Apache Spark
10 143 (1.39%) JBoss
11 134 (1.30%) Drupal
12 118 (1.15%) WebSphere
13 89 (0.86%) Umbraco
14 87 (0.84%) Apache Solr
15 85 (0.83%) WebLogic
16 75 (0.73%) SharePoint
17 72 (0.70%) EPiServer
17 72 (0.70%) OpenStack
18 66 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
19 58 (0.56%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 134 (1.30%) Photoshop
2 44 (0.43%) Microsoft Office
3 36 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
4 28 (0.27%) GNU Octave
5 22 (0.21%) Microsoft Excel
6 15 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 15 (0.15%) InVision
7 10 (0.097%) Chatbot
7 10 (0.097%) GIMP
8 6 (0.058%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 6 (0.058%) MS Visio
8 6 (0.058%) OmniGraffle
9 4 (0.039%) Microsoft Project
10 2 (0.019%) HipChat
10 2 (0.019%) InDesign
10 2 (0.019%) Inkscape
10 2 (0.019%) Maya
11 1 (0.010%) Adobe Premiere
11 1 (0.010%) Houdini
11 1 (0.010%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 175 (1.70%) Magento
2 44 (0.43%) Payment Gateway
3 24 (0.23%) Eloqua
4 20 (0.19%) Odoo
5 15 (0.15%) Shopify
6 14 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
7 13 (0.13%) Distributed Ledger
8 10 (0.097%) Dynamics CRM
9 9 (0.087%) Dynamics NAV
10 8 (0.078%) Oracle Retail
11 6 (0.058%) BusinessWorks
11 6 (0.058%) Oracle EBS
11 6 (0.058%) Temenos T24
12 5 (0.049%) SAP Hybris
13 4 (0.039%) Dynamics AX
13 4 (0.039%) SAP FI-CA
13 4 (0.039%) SAP PSCD
14 3 (0.029%) NetSuite
15 2 (0.019%) Kondor
15 2 (0.019%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 2,252 (21.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1,853 (17.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 620 (6.02%) GitHub
4 410 (3.98%) Google Cloud Platform
5 369 (3.58%) npm
6 362 (3.51%) SaaS
7 294 (2.85%) Amazon EC2
8 284 (2.76%) PaaS
9 256 (2.48%) Serverless
10 253 (2.46%) Amazon S3
11 243 (2.36%) AWS CloudFormation
12 189 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
13 169 (1.64%) IaaS
14 164 (1.59%) Azure Active Directory
15 163 (1.58%) Amazon SQS
16 148 (1.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 110 (1.07%) AWS Lambda
18 104 (1.01%) NuGet
19 100 (0.97%) Slack
20 88 (0.85%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 329 (3.19%) Internet
2 248 (2.41%) HTTP
3 206 (2.00%) Firewall
4 151 (1.47%) TCP/IP
5 140 (1.36%) DNS
6 95 (0.92%) SSL
7 66 (0.64%) VPN
8 54 (0.52%) SSH
9 46 (0.45%) Network Security
10 39 (0.38%) SAN
11 38 (0.37%) HTTPS
12 31 (0.30%) Wireless
13 30 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
14 27 (0.26%) Broadband
14 27 (0.26%) DHCP
14 27 (0.26%) Intranet
15 25 (0.24%) VoIP
16 24 (0.23%) RTMP
16 24 (0.23%) RTSP
17 22 (0.21%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,031 (19.71%) SQL Server
2 1,713 (16.63%) MySQL
3 1,390 (13.49%) NoSQL
4 827 (8.03%) PostgreSQL
5 810 (7.86%) MongoDB
6 668 (6.48%) Relational Database
7 436 (4.23%) Big Data
8 422 (4.10%) SQL Server 2016
9 393 (3.81%) Redis
10 259 (2.51%) Hadoop
11 220 (2.14%) Amazon RDS
12 194 (1.88%) RDBMS
13 179 (1.74%) Apache Cassandra
14 162 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
15 126 (1.22%) Oracle Database
16 121 (1.17%) Azure SQL Database
17 116 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 111 (1.08%) MariaDB
19 110 (1.07%) Apache Hive
20 109 (1.06%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2,679 (26.00%) Jenkins
2 1,727 (16.76%) JIRA
3 1,473 (14.30%) Subversion
4 914 (8.87%) Maven
5 909 (8.82%) TeamCity
6 805 (7.81%) Team Foundation Server
7 800 (7.77%) Selenium
7 800 (7.77%) Visual Studio
8 640 (6.21%) Octopus Deploy
9 551 (5.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 529 (5.13%) Cucumber
11 513 (4.98%) webpack
12 503 (4.88%) gulp
13 484 (4.70%) JUnit
14 472 (4.58%) Gradle
15 434 (4.21%) Bitbucket
16 376 (3.65%) Grunt
17 301 (2.92%) Visual Studio Team System
18 274 (2.66%) NUnit
19 264 (2.56%) Mercurial
General
1 1,437 (13.95%) Finance
2 502 (4.87%) Retail
3 465 (4.51%) Marketing
4 461 (4.47%) Banking
5 317 (3.08%) Games
6 170 (1.65%) Advertising
7 161 (1.56%) Manufacturing
8 118 (1.15%) Telecoms
9 90 (0.87%) Electronics
10 76 (0.74%) Legal
11 74 (0.72%) Law
12 71 (0.69%) Publishing
13 65 (0.63%) Front Office
14 60 (0.58%) Automotive
14 60 (0.58%) Investment Banking
15 57 (0.55%) Back Office
16 46 (0.45%) Financial Institution
17 39 (0.38%) Music Industry
18 34 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
19 29 (0.28%) Military
Job Titles
1 6,553 (63.61%) Developer
2 1,368 (13.28%) .NET Developer
3 1,270 (12.33%) Senior Developer
4 1,090 (10.58%) C# Developer
5 1,054 (10.23%) Java Developer
6 879 (8.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 860 (8.35%) DevOps Engineer
8 777 (7.54%) PHP Developer
9 758 (7.36%) C# .NET Developer
10 746 (7.24%) Software Developer
11 733 (7.12%) Software Engineer
12 597 (5.79%) JavaScript Developer
13 595 (5.78%) Full Stack Developer
14 503 (4.88%) Web Developer
15 388 (3.77%) ASP.NET Developer
16 353 (3.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 345 (3.35%) Junior
18 334 (3.24%) Java Engineer
19 331 (3.21%) Lead Developer
20 309 (3.00%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3,643 (35.36%) HTML
2 3,509 (34.06%) CSS
3 2,642 (25.65%) .NET
4 2,196 (21.32%) AngularJS
5 1,769 (17.17%) Node.js
6 1,731 (16.80%) HTML5
7 1,720 (16.70%) RESTful
8 1,646 (15.98%) jQuery
9 1,609 (15.62%) React
10 1,594 (15.47%) ASP.NET
11 1,316 (12.77%) Web Services
12 1,237 (12.01%) REST
13 1,153 (11.19%) CSS3
14 1,152 (11.18%) Spring
15 1,047 (10.16%) ASP.NET MVC
16 1,011 (9.81%) ASP.NET Web API
17 921 (8.94%) Sass
18 912 (8.85%) JSON
19 842 (8.17%) .NET Framework
20 744 (7.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 973 (9.44%) User Experience
2 589 (5.72%) Analytical Skills
3 583 (5.66%) Greenfield Project
4 427 (4.14%) Mobile App
5 403 (3.91%) Self-Motivation
6 348 (3.38%) Fintech
7 324 (3.15%) Algorithms
8 266 (2.58%) Enterprise Software
9 235 (2.28%) Linux Command Line
10 179 (1.74%) Data Structures
11 130 (1.26%) Private Cloud
12 125 (1.21%) Social Media
13 110 (1.07%) Public Cloud
14 104 (1.01%) Virtual Team
15 92 (0.89%) Management Information System
16 81 (0.79%) Data Centre
17 71 (0.69%) Cloud Native
18 67 (0.65%) BBC
18 67 (0.65%) Life Science
19 63 (0.61%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2,845 (27.62%) Linux
2 1,294 (12.56%) Windows
3 743 (7.21%) Unix
4 475 (4.61%) Android
5 454 (4.41%) Apple iOS
6 232 (2.25%) Ubuntu
6 232 (2.25%) Windows Server
7 226 (2.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 209 (2.03%) CentOS
9 110 (1.07%) Debian
10 53 (0.51%) Mac OS X
11 50 (0.49%) VMS
12 46 (0.45%) Windows 10
13 43 (0.42%) Solaris
14 35 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
15 33 (0.32%) CoreOS
16 27 (0.26%) AIX
17 26 (0.25%) Mac OS
18 24 (0.23%) Embedded Linux
19 23 (0.22%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 5,826 (56.55%) Agile Software Development
2 2,643 (25.66%) TDD
3 2,379 (23.09%) MVC
4 2,359 (22.90%) DevOps
5 2,206 (21.41%) Continuous Integration
6 1,971 (19.13%) Scrum
7 1,787 (17.35%) Test Automation
8 1,610 (15.63%) Software Engineering
9 1,398 (13.57%) BDD
10 1,359 (13.19%) Web Development
11 1,301 (12.63%) OO
12 1,225 (11.89%) Front End Development
13 1,185 (11.50%) Microservices
14 1,143 (11.09%) Problem-Solving
15 946 (9.18%) Unit Testing
16 945 (9.17%) Open Source
17 908 (8.81%) Computer Science
18 729 (7.08%) Mentoring
19 700 (6.79%) SDLC
20 663 (6.44%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4,862 (47.19%) JavaScript
2 3,101 (30.10%) SQL
3 3,033 (29.44%) Java
4 3,019 (29.30%) C#
5 2,352 (22.83%) Python
6 1,629 (15.81%) PHP
7 1,088 (10.56%) Ruby
8 738 (7.16%) C++
9 698 (6.78%) PowerShell
10 689 (6.69%) Bash Shell
11 611 (5.93%) ES6
12 484 (4.70%) TypeScript
13 478 (4.64%) Java 8
14 432 (4.19%) T-SQL
15 415 (4.03%) Perl
16 346 (3.36%) C
17 306 (2.97%) Scala
18 261 (2.53%) Shell Script
19 259 (2.51%) Go
20 222 (2.15%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1,436 (13.94%) Degree
2 454 (4.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 213 (2.07%) Security Cleared
4 122 (1.18%) SC Cleared
5 75 (0.73%) PhD
6 74 (0.72%) AWS Certification
6 74 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
7 70 (0.68%) Numerate Degree
8 65 (0.63%) DV Cleared
9 60 (0.58%) ISTQB
10 46 (0.45%) RHCSA
11 44 (0.43%) RHCE
12 36 (0.35%) MCSE
13 35 (0.34%) ISEB
14 30 (0.29%) CISSP
15 27 (0.26%) Master's Degree
16 26 (0.25%) SANS
17 25 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
18 24 (0.23%) CompTIA Security+
19 22 (0.21%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 784 (7.61%) QA
2 89 (0.86%) GDPR
3 31 (0.30%) PSD2
4 29 (0.28%) WCAG
5 28 (0.27%) Data Quality
6 23 (0.22%) SLA
7 22 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 16 (0.16%) ISO 9001
9 14 (0.14%) PCI DSS
10 11 (0.11%) Disclosure Scotland
11 10 (0.097%) PMO
12 7 (0.068%) MiFID
13 5 (0.049%) IEC 61131
13 5 (0.049%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 4 (0.039%) HL7
14 4 (0.039%) ISO 14001
14 4 (0.039%) JTAG
14 4 (0.039%) PMBOK
14 4 (0.039%) WAI
15 3 (0.029%) ECSS
System Software
1 1,919 (18.63%) Docker
2 354 (3.44%) Active Directory
3 226 (2.19%) Virtual Machines
4 188 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 72 (0.70%) vSphere
6 57 (0.55%) HDFS
7 49 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
8 39 (0.38%) Varnish
9 36 (0.35%) VirtualBox
10 35 (0.34%) Hyper-V
11 34 (0.33%) oVirt
12 33 (0.32%) Firmware
13 28 (0.27%) KVM
14 26 (0.25%) RHEV
15 22 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 21 (0.20%) LXC
16 21 (0.20%) NFS
17 18 (0.17%) Xen
18 17 (0.17%) pfSense
18 17 (0.17%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1,180 (11.45%) Ansible
2 954 (9.26%) Puppet
3 803 (7.79%) Kubernetes
4 696 (6.76%) Terraform
5 692 (6.72%) Opscode Chef
6 161 (1.56%) Salt
7 153 (1.49%) Nagios
8 147 (1.43%) Docker Swarm
9 144 (1.40%) Packer
10 127 (1.23%) Consul
11 112 (1.09%) Prometheus
12 106 (1.03%) Grafana
13 97 (0.94%) Graphite
14 91 (0.88%) Mesos
15 73 (0.71%) ZABBIX
16 68 (0.66%) Kibana
17 64 (0.62%) Rundeck
18 55 (0.53%) HAProxy
19 52 (0.50%) Rancher
20 43 (0.42%) logstash
Vendors
1 1,058 (10.27%) Microsoft
2 852 (8.27%) Oracle
3 544 (5.28%) Google
4 270 (2.62%) VMware
5 243 (2.36%) Red Hat
6 218 (2.12%) Atlassian
7 214 (2.08%) Splunk
8 157 (1.52%) Zend
9 145 (1.41%) New Relic
10 139 (1.35%) Xamarin
11 132 (1.28%) Apple
12 113 (1.10%) Adobe
13 112 (1.09%) SAP
14 102 (0.99%) Sitecore
15 91 (0.88%) Facebook
16 89 (0.86%) Trend Micro
17 79 (0.77%) AppDynamics
18 77 (0.75%) ServiceNow
19 75 (0.73%) WorldPay
20 72 (0.70%) IBM