Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Git Distributed Version Control System
UK
6 months to
20 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 27 28 31
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Git (software) 4,974 8,623 10,215
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 7.83% 6.88% 6.83%
As % of the Development Applications category 37.78% 35.53% 34.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5,136 7,445 8,892
Median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £31,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +5.88%

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 13,166 24,269 29,766
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.71% 19.36% 19.90%
Number of salaries quoted 10,860 19,264 23,953
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £35,493 £33,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £85,000 £80,000
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 20 January 2021.

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 20 January 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 0 4,408 £52,500 -2.65% 1,100
UK excluding London +6 3,107 £47,500 -5.00% 910
London -2 1,593 £65,000 - 329
Work from Home -1 1,093 £50,000 - 248
South East +2 807 £52,500 - 179
North of England +10 769 £47,500 +5.56% 255
South West +13 478 £45,000 -3.23% 102
Midlands +8 435 £48,500 +2.11% 141
North West +3 372 £47,500 +5.56% 144
Yorkshire +15 344 £47,500 - 94
West Midlands +5 289 £47,500 +3.26% 86
East of England +9 267 £55,000 +10.00% 83
Scotland +6 245 £47,500 -1.04% 89
East Midlands +13 145 £50,000 +5.26% 54
Wales +13 84 £47,500 +11.76% 42
North East -7 53 £46,750 +16.88% 17
Northern Ireland +17 28 £35,000 -30.00% 19
Channel Islands +4 1 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 2,570 (51.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2,285 (45.94%) JavaScript
3 1,658 (33.33%) DevOps
4 1,593 (32.03%) CSS
5 1,592 (32.01%) HTML
6 1,422 (28.59%) SQL
7 1,394 (28.03%) AWS
8 1,291 (25.95%) Azure
9 1,260 (25.33%) Docker
10 1,235 (24.83%) C#
11 1,183 (23.78%) Linux
12 1,128 (22.68%) Python
13 1,068 (21.47%) Java
14 1,057 (21.25%) Jenkins
15 998 (20.06%) Scrum
16 967 (19.44%) .NET
17 943 (18.96%) React
18 925 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
19 894 (17.97%) PHP
20 885 (17.79%) Kubernetes
21 837 (16.83%) Microservices
22 829 (16.67%) TDD
23 808 (16.24%) AngularJS
24 800 (16.08%) SQL Server
25 794 (15.96%) JIRA
26 789 (15.86%) Software Engineering
27 767 (15.42%) MVC
28 746 (15.00%) Node.js
29 742 (14.92%) MySQL
30 738 (14.84%) Finance

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
1 325 (6.53%) Confluence
2 222 (4.46%) CMS
3 199 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
4 194 (3.90%) WordPress
5 148 (2.98%) Apache
6 116 (2.33%) NServiceBus
7 109 (2.19%) nginx
8 100 (2.01%) IIS
9 79 (1.59%) Apache Spark
10 69 (1.39%) Tomcat
11 58 (1.17%) SharePoint
12 45 (0.90%) EPiServer
13 43 (0.86%) Drupal
14 40 (0.80%) JBoss
14 40 (0.80%) Umbraco
15 37 (0.74%) WebSphere
16 32 (0.64%) OpenStack
17 28 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
18 25 (0.50%) Kentico
19 24 (0.48%) SAS
Applications
1 63 (1.27%) Sketch
2 61 (1.23%) Photoshop
3 49 (0.99%) Figma
4 48 (0.97%) Adobe XD
5 26 (0.52%) InVision
6 25 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 24 (0.48%) Microsoft Excel
8 21 (0.42%) Microsoft Office
9 18 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
10 15 (0.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 15 (0.30%) MS Visio
11 8 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
12 5 (0.10%) Chatbot
13 4 (0.080%) Gliffy
14 2 (0.040%) 3ds Max
15 1 (0.020%) AutoCAD
15 1 (0.020%) MadCap Flare
15 1 (0.020%) Marvel
15 1 (0.020%) Maya
15 1 (0.020%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 98 (1.97%) Magento
2 41 (0.82%) Shopify
3 22 (0.44%) OpenCart
4 16 (0.32%) nopCommerce
5 14 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
6 9 (0.18%) Siebel CRM
7 7 (0.14%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 7 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
8 6 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
9 4 (0.080%) MoSes
9 4 (0.080%) NetSuite
9 4 (0.080%) Oracle EBS
9 4 (0.080%) Temenos T24
10 3 (0.060%) Distributed Ledger
10 3 (0.060%) Oracle Cash Management
11 2 (0.040%) SAP FI-CA
11 2 (0.040%) SAP PSCD
12 1 (0.020%) Oracle EBS R12
12 1 (0.020%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1,394 (28.03%) AWS
2 1,291 (25.95%) Azure
3 318 (6.39%) GCP
4 268 (5.39%) Serverless
5 256 (5.15%) GitHub
6 239 (4.80%) AWS CloudFormation
7 210 (4.22%) PaaS
8 191 (3.84%) SaaS
9 165 (3.32%) npm
10 141 (2.83%) IaaS
11 128 (2.57%) Amazon EC2
12 123 (2.47%) AWS Lambda
13 95 (1.91%) Cloud Computing
14 75 (1.51%) Amazon S3
15 70 (1.41%) Azure Active Directory
16 68 (1.37%) Firebase
17 67 (1.35%) Amazon ECS
17 67 (1.35%) Power Platform
18 65 (1.31%) Amazon EKS
19 60 (1.21%) Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 207 (4.16%) HTTP
2 96 (1.93%) TCP/IP
3 87 (1.75%) Skype
4 83 (1.67%) Firewall
5 59 (1.19%) DNS
6 54 (1.09%) Internet
7 49 (0.99%) VPN
8 32 (0.64%) Network Security
9 28 (0.56%) IPv4
9 28 (0.56%) SSL
10 25 (0.50%) VLAN
11 23 (0.46%) OSPF
12 20 (0.40%) SSH
13 19 (0.38%) FTP
14 18 (0.36%) SMTP
15 16 (0.32%) DHCP
16 13 (0.26%) Bluetooth
16 13 (0.26%) IMAP
16 13 (0.26%) LAN
16 13 (0.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 800 (16.08%) SQL Server
2 742 (14.92%) MySQL
3 557 (11.20%) NoSQL
4 390 (7.84%) PostgreSQL
5 326 (6.55%) Relational Database
6 315 (6.33%) MongoDB
7 163 (3.28%) Redis
8 153 (3.08%) Big Data
9 111 (2.23%) Hadoop
10 103 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 97 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
12 83 (1.67%) Azure SQL Database
13 75 (1.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 70 (1.41%) Amazon RDS
15 69 (1.39%) RDBMS
16 65 (1.31%) Amazon Redshift
17 64 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
18 56 (1.13%) Cosmos DB
19 46 (0.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
20 45 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 1,057 (21.25%) Jenkins
2 794 (15.96%) JIRA
3 376 (7.56%) Subversion
4 317 (6.37%) Bitbucket
5 303 (6.09%) Selenium
6 298 (5.99%) Maven
7 283 (5.69%) Team Foundation Server
8 256 (5.15%) TeamCity
9 188 (3.78%) webpack
10 178 (3.58%) JUnit
11 176 (3.54%) GitLab
12 163 (3.28%) Visual Studio
13 142 (2.85%) Artifactory
13 142 (2.85%) gulp
14 128 (2.57%) Octopus Deploy
15 115 (2.31%) Mercurial
16 111 (2.23%) Cucumber
17 107 (2.15%) Gradle
18 106 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 96 (1.93%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 738 (14.84%) Finance
2 248 (4.99%) Public Sector
3 246 (4.95%) Marketing
4 191 (3.84%) Banking
5 141 (2.83%) Retail
6 133 (2.67%) Games
7 108 (2.17%) Manufacturing
8 95 (1.91%) Telecoms
9 82 (1.65%) Electronics
10 56 (1.13%) Automotive
11 55 (1.11%) Front Office
12 49 (0.99%) Law
13 40 (0.80%) Advertising
14 33 (0.66%) Legal
15 26 (0.52%) Publishing
16 24 (0.48%) German Language
17 23 (0.46%) Billing
18 22 (0.44%) Investment Banking
19 21 (0.42%) Financial Institution
20 17 (0.34%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3,042 (61.16%) Developer
2 583 (11.72%) DevOps Engineer
3 564 (11.34%) Senior Developer
4 498 (10.01%) PHP Developer
5 413 (8.30%) Software Engineer
6 386 (7.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 384 (7.72%) Full Stack Developer
8 373 (7.50%) .NET Developer
9 360 (7.24%) Java Developer
10 297 (5.97%) Software Developer
11 231 (4.64%) JavaScript Developer
12 225 (4.52%) AWS Engineer
13 220 (4.42%) React Developer
14 214 (4.30%) Lead Developer
15 208 (4.18%) C# Developer
16 196 (3.94%) Web Developer
17 195 (3.92%) AWS DevOps
18 191 (3.84%) AWS DevOps Engineer
19 160 (3.22%) Python Developer
20 133 (2.67%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,593 (32.03%) CSS
2 1,592 (32.01%) HTML
3 967 (19.44%) .NET
4 943 (18.96%) React
5 808 (16.24%) AngularJS
6 746 (15.00%) Node.js
7 730 (14.68%) RESTful
8 678 (13.63%) HTML5
9 597 (12.00%) REST
10 519 (10.43%) jQuery
11 485 (9.75%) Web Services
12 481 (9.67%) ASP.NET
13 462 (9.29%) CSS3
14 425 (8.54%) Vue.js
15 421 (8.46%) Spring
16 394 (7.92%) .NET Core
17 385 (7.74%) .NET Framework
18 379 (7.62%) Sass
19 328 (6.59%) Laravel
20 318 (6.39%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 382 (7.68%) User Experience
2 294 (5.91%) Mobile App
3 275 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
4 230 (4.62%) Greenfield Project
5 166 (3.34%) Algorithms
6 129 (2.59%) Data Structures
7 117 (2.35%) Self-Motivation
8 116 (2.33%) Cloud Native
9 98 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
10 93 (1.87%) Public Cloud
11 83 (1.67%) Linux Command Line
12 74 (1.49%) Virtual Team
13 44 (0.88%) Management Information System
13 44 (0.88%) N-Tier
14 39 (0.78%) EPoS
15 31 (0.62%) Data Centre
16 30 (0.60%) Animation
17 28 (0.56%) Blog
18 25 (0.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 25 (0.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1,183 (23.78%) Linux
2 370 (7.44%) Windows
3 252 (5.07%) Android
4 243 (4.89%) Apple iOS
5 221 (4.44%) Unix
6 136 (2.73%) CentOS
7 104 (2.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 94 (1.89%) Windows Server
9 91 (1.83%) Ubuntu
10 32 (0.64%) Debian
11 17 (0.34%) Fedora
12 15 (0.30%) Embedded Linux
13 14 (0.28%) Mac OS
13 14 (0.28%) Windows Server 2016
14 11 (0.22%) AIX
14 11 (0.22%) CoreOS
14 11 (0.22%) Solaris
14 11 (0.22%) zOS
15 10 (0.20%) Mac OS X
15 10 (0.20%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,570 (51.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1,658 (33.33%) DevOps
3 998 (20.06%) Scrum
4 925 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
5 837 (16.83%) Microservices
6 829 (16.67%) TDD
7 789 (15.86%) Software Engineering
8 767 (15.42%) MVC
9 655 (13.17%) Test Automation
10 575 (11.56%) OO
11 554 (11.14%) Web Development
12 535 (10.76%) Front End Development
13 525 (10.55%) Problem-Solving
14 491 (9.87%) Unit Testing
15 417 (8.38%) Computer Science
16 367 (7.38%) Mentoring
17 363 (7.30%) BDD
18 330 (6.63%) Migration
19 324 (6.51%) OOP
20 321 (6.45%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2,285 (45.94%) JavaScript
2 1,422 (28.59%) SQL
3 1,235 (24.83%) C#
4 1,128 (22.68%) Python
5 1,068 (21.47%) Java
6 894 (17.97%) PHP
7 583 (11.72%) TypeScript
8 346 (6.96%) Bash Shell
9 250 (5.03%) PowerShell
10 248 (4.99%) C++
11 194 (3.90%) T-SQL
12 188 (3.78%) ES6
13 177 (3.56%) Ruby
14 163 (3.28%) Go
15 143 (2.87%) Java 8
16 128 (2.57%) Shell Script
17 114 (2.29%) PL/SQL
18 110 (2.21%) C
19 107 (2.15%) Apple Swift
20 106 (2.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 544 (10.94%) Degree
2 216 (4.34%) Security Cleared
3 211 (4.24%) Computer Science Degree
4 175 (3.52%) SC Cleared
5 47 (0.94%) ISTQB
5 47 (0.94%) PhD
6 37 (0.74%) ISEB
7 35 (0.70%) AWS Certification
8 20 (0.40%) DV Cleared
9 19 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 17 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
10 17 (0.34%) ISEB Practitioner
10 17 (0.34%) Numerate Degree
11 16 (0.32%) CCNA
12 14 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
13 13 (0.26%) Master's Degree
13 13 (0.26%) RHCE
14 12 (0.24%) HND
15 9 (0.18%) GIAC
16 8 (0.16%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 334 (6.71%) QA
2 50 (1.01%) GDPR
3 38 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (0.42%) Data Quality
4 21 (0.42%) WCAG
5 18 (0.36%) SLA
6 16 (0.32%) ISO 9001
7 15 (0.30%) PCI DSS
8 14 (0.28%) WAI
9 10 (0.20%) HIPAA
9 10 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (0.10%) JTAG
11 4 (0.080%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 3 (0.060%) ISO 20022
12 3 (0.060%) PMO
12 3 (0.060%) PSD2
12 3 (0.060%) TARGET2
13 2 (0.040%) NCSC
13 2 (0.040%) NIST
14 1 (0.020%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 1,260 (25.33%) Docker
2 110 (2.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 102 (2.05%) Active Directory
4 30 (0.60%) vSphere
5 20 (0.40%) Hyper-V
6 19 (0.38%) Postfix
7 18 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
8 17 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
9 12 (0.24%) Firmware
10 10 (0.20%) HDFS
11 7 (0.14%) KVM
12 5 (0.10%) DFS Replication
12 5 (0.10%) NFS
12 5 (0.10%) Varnish
12 5 (0.10%) VirtualBox
12 5 (0.10%) XenApp
12 5 (0.10%) XenDesktop
13 3 (0.060%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 3 (0.060%) zsh
14 2 (0.040%) Citrix Hypervisor
Systems Management
1 885 (17.79%) Kubernetes
2 681 (13.69%) Terraform
3 555 (11.16%) Ansible
4 388 (7.80%) Puppet
5 254 (5.11%) Opscode Chef
6 78 (1.57%) Prometheus
7 60 (1.21%) Grafana
8 34 (0.68%) Graphite
9 29 (0.58%) Nagios
10 26 (0.52%) HAProxy
11 22 (0.44%) Docker Swarm
12 20 (0.40%) Packer
13 19 (0.38%) Kibana
13 19 (0.38%) ZABBIX
14 17 (0.34%) Rancher
15 16 (0.32%) Graylog
16 13 (0.26%) logstash
17 12 (0.24%) Consul
17 12 (0.24%) Icinga
18 11 (0.22%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 593 (11.92%) Microsoft
2 325 (6.53%) Google
3 267 (5.37%) Oracle
4 149 (3.00%) VMware
5 127 (2.55%) Atlassian
6 111 (2.23%) Adobe
7 82 (1.65%) Zend
8 79 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
9 74 (1.49%) Apple
10 71 (1.43%) Red Hat
11 70 (1.41%) Xamarin
12 65 (1.31%) SAP
13 54 (1.09%) IBM
14 46 (0.92%) Splunk
15 35 (0.70%) Talend
16 31 (0.62%) Sitecore
17 27 (0.54%) ServiceNow
18 25 (0.50%) Cloudera
19 18 (0.36%) Sybase
19 18 (0.36%) Veracode