Period
to 24 February 2020

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 24 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Git Distributed Version Control System
UK
6 months to
24 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 29 31 32
Rank change year-on-year +2 +1 +10
Permanent jobs citing Git (software) 8,300 10,229 11,675
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.76% 6.86% 6.66%
As % of the Development Applications category 35.32% 34.44% 32.45%
Number of salaries quoted 6,567 8,252 9,833
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,791
% change year-on-year +11.11% +0.47% +9.25%

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 23,498 29,702 35,983
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.15% 19.91% 20.54%
Number of salaries quoted 18,526 23,684 29,586
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 24 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Git (software) in the UK

Git (software)
Top 18 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 24 February 2020. 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 +4 7,719 £55,000 +7.84% 1,858
UK excluding London 0 4,791 £50,000 +11.11% 1,440
London 0 3,345 £65,000 +4.00% 584
South East -3 1,558 £51,500 +8.42% 340
North of England -3 1,087 £45,000 - 406
Midlands +18 680 £50,000 +11.11% 209
North West +1 607 £45,000 -5.26% 217
South West -9 589 £45,000 +8.43% 178
East of England +19 463 £50,000 +5.26% 142
West Midlands +40 457 £50,000 +11.11% 130
Yorkshire -3 390 £47,500 +5.56% 139
Scotland -1 310 £47,500 +5.56% 96
East Midlands -2 223 £47,500 +5.56% 79
Wales -7 121 £45,000 +20.00% 61
North East -11 90 £40,000 -20.00% 50
Northern Ireland -10 23 £52,500 +61.54% 7
Channel Islands - 3 £65,000 - 1
Isle of Man - 1 £60,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 24 February 2020, 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 4,632 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
2 3,794 (45.71%) JavaScript
3 2,578 (31.06%) HTML
4 2,505 (30.18%) CSS
5 2,384 (28.72%) SQL
6 2,367 (28.52%) C#
7 2,342 (28.22%) Java
8 2,184 (26.31%) DevOps
9 2,064 (24.87%) .NET
10 2,056 (24.77%) AWS
11 1,964 (23.66%) TDD
12 1,946 (23.45%) Docker
13 1,943 (23.41%) Python
14 1,931 (23.27%) Jenkins
15 1,841 (22.18%) Azure
16 1,817 (21.89%) Linux
17 1,801 (21.70%) AngularJS
18 1,678 (20.22%) Scrum
19 1,588 (19.13%) Software Engineering
20 1,475 (17.77%) MVC
21 1,443 (17.39%) React
22 1,420 (17.11%) SQL Server
23 1,310 (15.78%) Continuous Integration
24 1,298 (15.64%) PHP
25 1,280 (15.42%) Finance
26 1,244 (14.99%) JIRA
27 1,238 (14.92%) Node.js
28 1,217 (14.66%) Test Automation
29 1,190 (14.34%) Microservices
30 1,146 (13.81%) RESTful

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
1 406 (4.89%) Confluence
2 322 (3.88%) Elasticsearch
3 283 (3.41%) CMS
4 271 (3.27%) Apache
5 238 (2.87%) Apache Spark
6 200 (2.41%) Tomcat
7 182 (2.19%) WordPress
8 151 (1.82%) nginx
9 147 (1.77%) IIS
10 85 (1.02%) SharePoint
11 83 (1.00%) Drupal
12 74 (0.89%) EPiServer
13 64 (0.77%) OpenStack
14 56 (0.67%) Umbraco
15 48 (0.58%) JBoss
16 46 (0.55%) WebSphere
17 39 (0.47%) WebLogic
18 38 (0.46%) Cloud Foundry
18 38 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 36 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 81 (0.98%) Photoshop
2 49 (0.59%) Sketch
3 32 (0.39%) Microsoft Office
3 32 (0.39%) MS Visio
4 29 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
5 24 (0.29%) Adobe XD
6 23 (0.28%) InVision
6 23 (0.28%) Microsoft Excel
6 23 (0.28%) Simulink
7 16 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
8 15 (0.18%) Zeplin
9 14 (0.17%) Chatbot
10 13 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 8 (0.096%) Marvel
12 7 (0.084%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 6 (0.072%) Camtasia
13 6 (0.072%) GIMP
14 5 (0.060%) Figma
14 5 (0.060%) Fireworks
15 3 (0.036%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 188 (2.27%) Magento
2 67 (0.81%) Shopify
3 43 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
4 25 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
5 18 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
6 12 (0.14%) Endur
7 10 (0.12%) CiviCRM
7 10 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
8 9 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
9 8 (0.096%) Distributed Ledger
10 7 (0.084%) R3 Corda
11 5 (0.060%) Teamcenter
12 4 (0.048%) assyst
12 4 (0.048%) Remedy ITSM
12 4 (0.048%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 3 (0.036%) MetaTrader
13 3 (0.036%) Oracle ERP
14 2 (0.024%) Dynamics NAV
14 2 (0.024%) NetSuite
14 2 (0.024%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 2,056 (24.77%) AWS
2 1,841 (22.18%) Azure
3 583 (7.02%) GitHub
4 434 (5.23%) GCP
5 364 (4.39%) SaaS
6 300 (3.61%) Serverless
7 250 (3.01%) npm
8 208 (2.51%) AWS Lambda
9 206 (2.48%) Amazon EC2
10 169 (2.04%) Amazon S3
11 150 (1.81%) AWS CloudFormation
12 144 (1.73%) PaaS
13 120 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
13 120 (1.45%) Power Platform
14 111 (1.34%) IaaS
15 80 (0.96%) Amazon SQS
16 76 (0.92%) OpenShift
17 72 (0.87%) Office 365
18 63 (0.76%) Slack
19 60 (0.72%) Amazon ECS
Communications & Networking
1 194 (2.34%) Internet
2 181 (2.18%) TCP/IP
3 178 (2.14%) HTTP
4 138 (1.66%) DNS
5 117 (1.41%) Firewall
6 64 (0.77%) SSL
7 50 (0.60%) Wireless
8 35 (0.42%) SSH
9 34 (0.41%) SNMP
10 30 (0.36%) HTTPS
10 30 (0.36%) LAN
10 30 (0.36%) MPLS
11 28 (0.34%) SMTP
12 27 (0.33%) Wireshark
13 26 (0.31%) DHCP
13 26 (0.31%) WAN
14 25 (0.30%) Bluetooth
15 24 (0.29%) FTP
16 23 (0.28%) BGP
16 23 (0.28%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,420 (17.11%) SQL Server
2 1,137 (13.70%) MySQL
3 927 (11.17%) NoSQL
4 558 (6.72%) PostgreSQL
5 467 (5.63%) Big Data
6 434 (5.23%) Relational Database
7 422 (5.08%) MongoDB
8 290 (3.49%) Redis
9 217 (2.61%) Hadoop
10 172 (2.07%) SQL Server 2016
11 149 (1.80%) Amazon RDS
12 137 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 117 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
14 113 (1.36%) Power BI
15 109 (1.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 103 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 100 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
18 95 (1.14%) Azure SQL Database
19 93 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
20 83 (1.00%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 1,931 (23.27%) Jenkins
2 1,244 (14.99%) JIRA
3 722 (8.70%) Subversion
4 619 (7.46%) Maven
5 503 (6.06%) Visual Studio
6 498 (6.00%) Bitbucket
7 483 (5.82%) Selenium
8 454 (5.47%) TeamCity
9 442 (5.33%) Team Foundation Server
10 350 (4.22%) Octopus Deploy
11 344 (4.14%) webpack
12 343 (4.13%) JUnit
13 310 (3.73%) gulp
14 280 (3.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 263 (3.17%) Cucumber
15 263 (3.17%) GitLab
16 249 (3.00%) Gradle
17 232 (2.80%) Visual Studio Team System
18 222 (2.67%) Grunt
19 203 (2.45%) Jasmine
General
1 1,280 (15.42%) Finance
2 350 (4.22%) Retail
3 339 (4.08%) Marketing
4 269 (3.24%) Banking
5 216 (2.60%) Games
6 175 (2.11%) Public Sector
7 164 (1.98%) Manufacturing
8 145 (1.75%) Telecoms
9 129 (1.55%) Electronics
10 103 (1.24%) Advertising
11 101 (1.22%) Automotive
12 86 (1.04%) Front Office
13 84 (1.01%) Financial Institution
14 50 (0.60%) Publishing
15 45 (0.54%) Back Office
15 45 (0.54%) Investment Banking
16 43 (0.52%) Legal
17 42 (0.51%) Law
18 33 (0.40%) Billing
19 32 (0.39%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 5,079 (61.19%) Developer
2 1,106 (13.33%) Senior Developer
3 907 (10.93%) Software Engineer
4 759 (9.14%) .NET Developer
5 741 (8.93%) Java Developer
6 722 (8.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 684 (8.24%) C# Developer
8 660 (7.95%) PHP Developer
9 569 (6.86%) Software Developer
10 568 (6.84%) DevOps Engineer
11 562 (6.77%) Full Stack Developer
12 404 (4.87%) C# .NET Developer
13 336 (4.05%) JavaScript Developer
14 324 (3.90%) Web Developer
15 290 (3.49%) Senior Software Engineer
16 282 (3.40%) Junior
17 278 (3.35%) Lead Developer
18 275 (3.31%) React Developer
19 274 (3.30%) Java Engineer
20 224 (2.70%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,578 (31.06%) HTML
2 2,505 (30.18%) CSS
3 2,064 (24.87%) .NET
4 1,801 (21.70%) AngularJS
5 1,443 (17.39%) React
6 1,238 (14.92%) Node.js
7 1,146 (13.81%) RESTful
8 1,112 (13.40%) REST
9 1,074 (12.94%) HTML5
10 980 (11.81%) Web Services
11 976 (11.76%) ASP.NET
12 926 (11.16%) jQuery
13 798 (9.61%) Spring
14 789 (9.51%) Sass
15 729 (8.78%) .NET Framework
16 702 (8.46%) ASP.NET Web API
17 663 (7.99%) CSS3
18 638 (7.69%) JSON
19 582 (7.01%) XML
20 570 (6.87%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 816 (9.83%) User Experience
2 588 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
3 443 (5.34%) Mobile App
4 352 (4.24%) Self-Motivation
5 329 (3.96%) Greenfield Project
6 194 (2.34%) Linux Command Line
7 172 (2.07%) Algorithms
8 134 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
9 133 (1.60%) Public Cloud
10 121 (1.46%) Cloud Native
11 107 (1.29%) Data Structures
12 99 (1.19%) Virtual Team
13 86 (1.04%) Social Media
14 77 (0.93%) Management Information System
15 71 (0.86%) Data Centre
16 64 (0.77%) Hedge funds
17 57 (0.69%) Robotics
18 48 (0.58%) W3C
19 41 (0.49%) Video Conferencing
20 38 (0.46%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1,817 (21.89%) Linux
2 804 (9.69%) Windows
3 562 (6.77%) Unix
4 416 (5.01%) Android
5 390 (4.70%) Apple iOS
6 189 (2.28%) CentOS
7 158 (1.90%) Mac OS X
8 138 (1.66%) Windows Server
9 133 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 96 (1.16%) Ubuntu
11 48 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
12 45 (0.54%) Debian
13 31 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
14 27 (0.33%) Windows 10
15 24 (0.29%) Windows 7
16 22 (0.27%) Embedded Linux
17 20 (0.24%) VxWorks
18 19 (0.23%) Mac OS
19 14 (0.17%) VMS
20 12 (0.14%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4,632 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
2 2,184 (26.31%) DevOps
3 1,964 (23.66%) TDD
4 1,678 (20.22%) Scrum
5 1,588 (19.13%) Software Engineering
6 1,475 (17.77%) MVC
7 1,310 (15.78%) Continuous Integration
8 1,217 (14.66%) Test Automation
9 1,190 (14.34%) Microservices
10 1,039 (12.52%) Problem-Solving
11 1,016 (12.24%) OO
12 979 (11.80%) BDD
13 971 (11.70%) Front End Development
14 901 (10.86%) Unit Testing
15 864 (10.41%) Web Development
16 763 (9.19%) Computer Science
17 736 (8.87%) Mentoring
18 647 (7.80%) Open Source
19 528 (6.36%) OOP
20 508 (6.12%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 3,794 (45.71%) JavaScript
2 2,384 (28.72%) SQL
3 2,367 (28.52%) C#
4 2,342 (28.22%) Java
5 1,943 (23.41%) Python
6 1,298 (15.64%) PHP
7 658 (7.93%) TypeScript
8 627 (7.55%) Ruby
9 587 (7.07%) Bash Shell
10 553 (6.66%) C++
11 446 (5.37%) Java 8
12 395 (4.76%) C
12 395 (4.76%) PowerShell
13 391 (4.71%) ES6
14 362 (4.36%) T-SQL
15 230 (2.77%) Scala
16 211 (2.54%) Kotlin
16 211 (2.54%) Perl
17 209 (2.52%) Go
18 181 (2.18%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 1,118 (13.47%) Degree
2 435 (5.24%) Computer Science Degree
3 192 (2.31%) Security Cleared
4 106 (1.28%) SC Cleared
5 43 (0.52%) ISTQB
6 42 (0.51%) DV Cleared
6 42 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
7 39 (0.47%) Master's Degree
8 36 (0.43%) AWS Certification
9 33 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
10 28 (0.34%) CCNA
10 28 (0.34%) Numerate Degree
11 26 (0.31%) PhD
11 26 (0.31%) Postgraduate
12 24 (0.29%) PMI Certification
13 20 (0.24%) ISEB
14 19 (0.23%) MCSE
15 16 (0.19%) PMP
15 16 (0.19%) SANS
16 14 (0.17%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 558 (6.72%) QA
2 38 (0.46%) WCAG
3 35 (0.42%) PCI DSS
4 33 (0.40%) GDPR
5 23 (0.28%) Data Quality
6 17 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 14 (0.17%) WAI
8 9 (0.11%) PMO
9 7 (0.084%) SLA
10 5 (0.060%) Disclosure Scotland
10 5 (0.060%) ISO 9001
10 5 (0.060%) NIST
10 5 (0.060%) Solvency II
11 4 (0.048%) HL7
11 4 (0.048%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 4 (0.048%) PMBOK
12 3 (0.036%) CDISC
12 3 (0.036%) MISRA
12 3 (0.036%) MISRA C
12 3 (0.036%) PSD2
System Software
1 1,946 (23.45%) Docker
2 145 (1.75%) Active Directory
3 111 (1.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 74 (0.89%) Firmware
5 55 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
6 37 (0.45%) vSphere
7 28 (0.34%) Hyper-V
8 27 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
9 23 (0.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 20 (0.24%) Postfix
11 18 (0.22%) KVM
12 16 (0.19%) NFS
13 15 (0.18%) Samba
14 14 (0.17%) DFS Replication
14 14 (0.17%) LXC
15 13 (0.16%) ACF2
15 13 (0.16%) RACF
16 11 (0.13%) Varnish
17 10 (0.12%) HDFS
17 10 (0.12%) OpenAM
Systems Management
1 1,054 (12.70%) Kubernetes
2 762 (9.18%) Ansible
3 528 (6.36%) Puppet
4 511 (6.16%) Terraform
5 347 (4.18%) Opscode Chef
6 117 (1.41%) Grafana
7 114 (1.37%) Packer
8 112 (1.35%) Prometheus
9 77 (0.93%) Mesos
10 76 (0.92%) Kibana
11 73 (0.88%) Nagios
12 72 (0.87%) Docker Swarm
13 46 (0.55%) Rancher
13 46 (0.55%) ZABBIX
14 45 (0.54%) Consul
14 45 (0.54%) Marathon
15 42 (0.51%) Graphite
15 42 (0.51%) Salt
16 37 (0.45%) logstash
17 33 (0.40%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 950 (11.45%) Microsoft
2 485 (5.84%) Oracle
3 415 (5.00%) Google
4 170 (2.05%) Red Hat
5 154 (1.86%) VMware
6 123 (1.48%) Zend
7 112 (1.35%) Atlassian
8 111 (1.34%) SAP
9 103 (1.24%) Tableau
10 96 (1.16%) Xamarin
11 92 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
12 89 (1.07%) Splunk
13 74 (0.89%) Adobe
14 72 (0.87%) IBM
15 61 (0.73%) Apple
16 58 (0.70%) Sitecore
17 45 (0.54%) Facebook
18 43 (0.52%) Cisco
18 43 (0.52%) Perforce
18 43 (0.52%) ServiceNow