Period
to 13 April 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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Git Distributed Version Control System
UK
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 28 30 32
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2 0
Permanent jobs citing Git (software) 6,315 7,867 10,242
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 7.60% 6.91% 6.88%
As % of the Development Applications category 38.39% 35.71% 34.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4,938 6,247 8,152
10th Percentile £32,750 £33,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £40,000 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
75th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £66,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,250 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.68% +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 16,451 22,029 29,632
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.81% 19.35% 19.90%
Number of salaries quoted 13,060 17,568 23,736
10th Percentile £35,750 £33,750 £32,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 13 April 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 13 April 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 +1 5,507 £54,000 -1.82% 1,465
UK excluding London +4 3,750 £49,250 +3.68% 1,057
London -3 2,069 £67,500 +3.85% 520
Work from Home +9 1,561 £50,000 - 344
South East +2 1,073 £52,500 +5.00% 228
North of England +6 953 £47,500 - 294
South West +9 607 £45,000 - 132
North West +2 470 £47,500 -5.00% 158
Midlands -6 447 £47,500 - 201
Yorkshire +3 419 £47,500 - 95
Scotland +2 281 £47,500 +5.56% 66
East of England +5 270 £55,000 +10.00% 88
West Midlands -15 268 £48,000 +5.49% 129
East Midlands +1 170 £45,000 -10.00% 72
Wales +5 85 £42,500 -5.56% 37
North East +5 66 £40,000 - 41
Northern Ireland +17 45 £45,000 -14.29% 13

For the 6 months to 13 April 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 3,159 (50.02%) Agile Software Development
2 2,949 (46.70%) JavaScript
3 2,099 (33.24%) DevOps
4 1,953 (30.93%) HTML
5 1,941 (30.74%) CSS
6 1,899 (30.07%) Docker
7 1,836 (29.07%) AWS
8 1,793 (28.39%) SQL
9 1,680 (26.60%) Azure
10 1,622 (25.68%) Linux
11 1,493 (23.64%) Python
12 1,458 (23.09%) C#
13 1,391 (22.03%) Java
14 1,314 (20.81%) React
15 1,301 (20.60%) Jenkins
16 1,274 (20.17%) Kubernetes
17 1,232 (19.51%) Scrum
18 1,167 (18.48%) PHP
19 1,162 (18.40%) .NET
20 1,147 (18.16%) Continuous Integration
21 1,126 (17.83%) Software Engineering
22 1,069 (16.93%) AngularJS
23 1,045 (16.55%) TDD
24 1,040 (16.47%) JIRA
25 1,013 (16.04%) Node.js
26 1,001 (15.85%) MySQL
27 999 (15.82%) Finance
28 995 (15.76%) Microservices
29 947 (15.00%) RESTful
30 926 (14.66%) MVC

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
1 432 (6.84%) Confluence
2 303 (4.80%) CMS
3 269 (4.26%) Elasticsearch
4 201 (3.18%) Apache
5 193 (3.06%) WordPress
6 143 (2.26%) nginx
7 117 (1.85%) Apache Spark
8 112 (1.77%) Tomcat
9 109 (1.73%) IIS
10 80 (1.27%) EPiServer
11 71 (1.12%) NServiceBus
12 66 (1.05%) Umbraco
13 56 (0.89%) JBoss
13 56 (0.89%) SharePoint
14 54 (0.86%) Drupal
15 45 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
16 38 (0.60%) WebSphere
17 37 (0.59%) ColdFusion
18 33 (0.52%) Apache Solr
19 28 (0.44%) Kentico
Applications
1 75 (1.19%) Sketch
2 49 (0.78%) Figma
3 48 (0.76%) Adobe XD
4 44 (0.70%) Photoshop
5 42 (0.67%) InVision
6 36 (0.57%) Microsoft Office
7 20 (0.32%) Microsoft Excel
8 19 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 19 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
9 9 (0.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 7 (0.11%) MS Visio
11 6 (0.095%) Gephi
11 6 (0.095%) Revit
12 5 (0.079%) Adobe After Effects
12 5 (0.079%) AutoCAD
12 5 (0.079%) UXPin
13 4 (0.063%) Chatbot
13 4 (0.063%) Fireworks
13 4 (0.063%) Gliffy
14 3 (0.048%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 105 (1.66%) Magento
2 55 (0.87%) Shopify
3 22 (0.35%) OpenCart
4 16 (0.25%) nopCommerce
4 16 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
5 14 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
5 14 (0.22%) NetSuite
6 9 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
7 8 (0.13%) Sentinel
8 6 (0.095%) Dynamics CRM
9 4 (0.063%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
9 4 (0.063%) Oracle ERP
9 4 (0.063%) Temenos T24
10 3 (0.048%) Distributed Ledger
10 3 (0.048%) MoSes
10 3 (0.048%) Oracle BPM
10 3 (0.048%) Oracle EBS
10 3 (0.048%) R3 Corda
11 1 (0.016%) Infor M3
11 1 (0.016%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 1,836 (29.07%) AWS
2 1,680 (26.60%) Azure
3 425 (6.73%) GCP
4 417 (6.60%) GitHub
5 334 (5.29%) SaaS
6 315 (4.99%) Serverless
7 268 (4.24%) AWS CloudFormation
8 240 (3.80%) PaaS
9 204 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
10 192 (3.04%) npm
11 169 (2.68%) AWS Lambda
12 153 (2.42%) IaaS
13 146 (2.31%) Amazon S3
14 104 (1.65%) Azure Active Directory
15 97 (1.54%) Power Platform
16 89 (1.41%) Amazon ECS
17 87 (1.38%) Firebase
18 85 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
19 84 (1.33%) Amazon EKS
20 72 (1.14%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 157 (2.49%) Firewall
2 152 (2.41%) HTTP
3 92 (1.46%) VPN
4 87 (1.38%) TCP/IP
5 73 (1.16%) IPv4
6 69 (1.09%) Internet
7 65 (1.03%) DNS
8 64 (1.01%) VLAN
9 60 (0.95%) OSPF
10 50 (0.79%) SSL
11 47 (0.74%) Skype
12 30 (0.48%) Network Security
13 27 (0.43%) FTP
13 27 (0.43%) Wireless
14 24 (0.38%) SSH
15 21 (0.33%) Bluetooth
16 19 (0.30%) OpenVPN
17 17 (0.27%) DMZ
18 16 (0.25%) WAN
18 16 (0.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,001 (15.85%) MySQL
2 880 (13.94%) SQL Server
3 614 (9.72%) NoSQL
4 555 (8.79%) PostgreSQL
5 442 (7.00%) Relational Database
6 396 (6.27%) MongoDB
7 204 (3.23%) Redis
8 158 (2.50%) Big Data
9 120 (1.90%) Azure SQL Database
10 104 (1.65%) Amazon RDS
11 99 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
12 95 (1.50%) RDBMS
13 82 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 76 (1.20%) MariaDB
15 75 (1.19%) Hadoop
16 71 (1.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 68 (1.08%) Power BI
17 68 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 64 (1.01%) Cosmos DB
19 57 (0.90%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1,301 (20.60%) Jenkins
2 1,040 (16.47%) JIRA
3 490 (7.76%) Subversion
4 420 (6.65%) Maven
5 361 (5.72%) Bitbucket
6 335 (5.30%) Selenium
7 291 (4.61%) GitLab
8 289 (4.58%) TeamCity
9 264 (4.18%) webpack
10 263 (4.16%) Team Foundation Server
11 246 (3.90%) JUnit
12 226 (3.58%) Visual Studio
13 205 (3.25%) Cypress.io
14 190 (3.01%) Cucumber
15 179 (2.83%) Gradle
15 179 (2.83%) gulp
16 155 (2.45%) Octopus Deploy
17 153 (2.42%) Artifactory
18 149 (2.36%) Mercurial
19 137 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 999 (15.82%) Finance
2 341 (5.40%) Marketing
3 274 (4.34%) Public Sector
4 254 (4.02%) Banking
5 227 (3.59%) Retail
6 191 (3.02%) Games
7 126 (2.00%) Manufacturing
8 110 (1.74%) Telecoms
9 103 (1.63%) Electronics
10 75 (1.19%) Automotive
11 73 (1.16%) Front Office
12 60 (0.95%) Advertising
13 53 (0.84%) Law
14 50 (0.79%) Legal
15 48 (0.76%) Publishing
16 42 (0.67%) Billing
17 38 (0.60%) Financial Institution
18 28 (0.44%) Investment Banking
19 26 (0.41%) Back Office
20 24 (0.38%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3,781 (59.87%) Developer
2 802 (12.70%) Senior Developer
3 681 (10.78%) DevOps Engineer
4 610 (9.66%) PHP Developer
5 545 (8.63%) Full Stack Developer
6 534 (8.46%) Software Engineer
7 529 (8.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 484 (7.66%) Java Developer
9 400 (6.33%) .NET Developer
10 398 (6.30%) Software Developer
11 332 (5.26%) React Developer
12 293 (4.64%) JavaScript Developer
13 251 (3.97%) Lead Developer
14 235 (3.72%) AWS Engineer
15 227 (3.59%) C# Developer
16 217 (3.44%) Web Developer
17 187 (2.96%) AWS DevOps
18 185 (2.93%) AWS DevOps Engineer
19 160 (2.53%) Python Developer
20 156 (2.47%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,953 (30.93%) HTML
2 1,941 (30.74%) CSS
3 1,314 (20.81%) React
4 1,162 (18.40%) .NET
5 1,069 (16.93%) AngularJS
6 1,013 (16.04%) Node.js
7 947 (15.00%) RESTful
8 851 (13.48%) REST
9 778 (12.32%) HTML5
10 655 (10.37%) Web Services
11 639 (10.12%) Spring
12 586 (9.28%) Vue.js
13 581 (9.20%) jQuery
14 507 (8.03%) Sass
15 498 (7.89%) CSS3
16 474 (7.51%) ASP.NET
17 461 (7.30%) .NET Core
18 453 (7.17%) Laravel
19 420 (6.65%) JSON
20 403 (6.38%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 613 (9.71%) User Experience
2 443 (7.02%) Mobile App
3 344 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
4 263 (4.16%) Greenfield Project
5 188 (2.98%) Self-Motivation
6 156 (2.47%) Linux Command Line
7 145 (2.30%) Algorithms
8 113 (1.79%) Public Cloud
9 111 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
10 110 (1.74%) Data Structures
11 103 (1.63%) Hybrid Cloud
12 91 (1.44%) Cloud Native
13 80 (1.27%) EPoS
14 67 (1.06%) Virtual Team
15 64 (1.01%) NHS
16 55 (0.87%) Management Information System
17 54 (0.86%) N-Tier
18 37 (0.59%) Fixed Income
19 33 (0.52%) Animation
19 33 (0.52%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1,622 (25.68%) Linux
2 474 (7.51%) Windows
3 355 (5.62%) Android
4 334 (5.29%) Apple iOS
5 298 (4.72%) Unix
6 178 (2.82%) CentOS
7 162 (2.57%) Ubuntu
8 139 (2.20%) Windows Server
9 120 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 55 (0.87%) Windows Server 2016
11 34 (0.54%) Debian
12 33 (0.52%) Embedded Linux
13 30 (0.48%) Alpine Linux
14 17 (0.27%) AIX
15 14 (0.22%) Mac OS
16 13 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
17 11 (0.17%) Windows 10
18 10 (0.16%) Fedora
18 10 (0.16%) VMS
19 7 (0.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,159 (50.02%) Agile Software Development
2 2,099 (33.24%) DevOps
3 1,232 (19.51%) Scrum
4 1,147 (18.16%) Continuous Integration
5 1,126 (17.83%) Software Engineering
6 1,045 (16.55%) TDD
7 995 (15.76%) Microservices
8 926 (14.66%) MVC
9 819 (12.97%) Front End Development
10 813 (12.87%) Test Automation
11 712 (11.27%) OO
11 712 (11.27%) Web Development
12 687 (10.88%) Problem-Solving
13 665 (10.53%) Unit Testing
14 602 (9.53%) Mentoring
15 549 (8.69%) Computer Science
16 477 (7.55%) SDLC
17 470 (7.44%) BDD
18 466 (7.38%) OOP
19 390 (6.18%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2,949 (46.70%) JavaScript
2 1,793 (28.39%) SQL
3 1,493 (23.64%) Python
4 1,458 (23.09%) C#
5 1,391 (22.03%) Java
6 1,167 (18.48%) PHP
7 821 (13.00%) TypeScript
8 471 (7.46%) Bash Shell
9 357 (5.65%) PowerShell
10 326 (5.16%) ES6
11 271 (4.29%) C++
12 238 (3.77%) Go
13 222 (3.52%) Ruby
14 187 (2.96%) Java 8
15 182 (2.88%) T-SQL
16 163 (2.58%) Scala
17 136 (2.15%) Shell Script
18 129 (2.04%) C
18 129 (2.04%) Objective-C
19 125 (1.98%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 754 (11.94%) Degree
2 337 (5.34%) Security Cleared
3 292 (4.62%) Computer Science Degree
4 288 (4.56%) SC Cleared
5 53 (0.84%) AWS Certification
6 41 (0.65%) RHCE
7 34 (0.54%) PhD
8 33 (0.52%) ISTQB
9 30 (0.48%) GIAC
10 28 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
11 27 (0.43%) DV Cleared
12 25 (0.40%) SANS
13 22 (0.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 21 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
15 20 (0.32%) HND
15 20 (0.32%) ISEB
15 20 (0.32%) Oracle Certification
16 19 (0.30%) OCP
17 18 (0.29%) Master's Degree
18 17 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 468 (7.41%) QA
2 41 (0.65%) GDPR
3 37 (0.59%) WCAG
4 31 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 29 (0.46%) SLA
6 25 (0.40%) Data Quality
7 24 (0.38%) PCI DSS
8 19 (0.30%) WAI
9 13 (0.21%) GRC
10 12 (0.19%) ISO 9001
11 10 (0.16%) HIPAA
11 10 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 5 (0.079%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 4 (0.063%) ISO 13485
13 4 (0.063%) PMO
13 4 (0.063%) SOC 2
14 3 (0.048%) DICOM
14 3 (0.048%) IEC 61131
14 3 (0.048%) IEC 62304
15 2 (0.032%) JTAG
System Software
1 1,899 (30.07%) Docker
2 178 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 144 (2.28%) Active Directory
4 69 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
5 48 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
6 30 (0.48%) HDFS
7 28 (0.44%) Firmware
8 25 (0.40%) vSphere
9 16 (0.25%) Postfix
10 14 (0.22%) LXC
11 13 (0.21%) Hyper-V
12 8 (0.13%) NFS
12 8 (0.13%) VirtualBox
13 6 (0.095%) Apache Flume
13 6 (0.095%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 6 (0.095%) Xen
14 5 (0.079%) KVM
14 5 (0.079%) Varnish
15 4 (0.063%) Virtual Servers
16 3 (0.048%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 1,274 (20.17%) Kubernetes
2 846 (13.40%) Terraform
3 691 (10.94%) Ansible
4 446 (7.06%) Puppet
5 260 (4.12%) Opscode Chef
6 96 (1.52%) Prometheus
7 82 (1.30%) Istio
8 74 (1.17%) Grafana
9 43 (0.68%) Packer
10 38 (0.60%) Nagios
11 37 (0.59%) Docker Swarm
12 34 (0.54%) Graphite
13 30 (0.48%) HAProxy
14 29 (0.46%) Consul
14 29 (0.46%) ZABBIX
15 27 (0.43%) Kibana
16 17 (0.27%) Salt
17 16 (0.25%) Rancher
18 15 (0.24%) logstash
19 14 (0.22%) Graylog
Vendors
1 651 (10.31%) Microsoft
2 441 (6.98%) Google
3 310 (4.91%) Oracle
4 225 (3.56%) VMware
5 158 (2.50%) Atlassian
6 125 (1.98%) Red Hat
7 111 (1.76%) Salesforce.com
8 104 (1.65%) Zend
9 101 (1.60%) Adobe
10 97 (1.54%) Apple
11 77 (1.22%) Splunk
12 67 (1.06%) Xamarin
13 66 (1.05%) IBM
14 58 (0.92%) SAP
15 50 (0.79%) Sitecore
16 35 (0.55%) Telerik
17 28 (0.44%) Talend
18 27 (0.43%) Cloudera
19 24 (0.38%) Twitter
20 22 (0.35%) ServiceNow