Period
to 29 October 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 29 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Git Distributed Version Control System
UK
6 months to
29 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 27 27 31
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Git (software) 3,957 9,512 11,214
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 7.96% 6.91% 6.81%
As % of the Development Applications category 37.94% 36.47% 33.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3,921 8,216 9,751
Median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +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 10,430 26,079 33,042
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.97% 18.93% 20.05%
Number of salaries quoted 8,617 20,730 26,670
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £82,500 £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 29 October 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 29 October 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 +2 3,644 £52,500 - 1,058
UK excluding London +4 2,415 £47,500 - 835
London +2 1,407 £65,000 - 320
North of England +9 664 £47,500 +5.56% 237
Work from Home 0 655 £50,000 +4.17% 233
South East -2 624 £50,500 -3.81% 139
Midlands +21 363 £47,500 +11.76% 141
South West +7 343 £45,000 - 124
Yorkshire +34 296 £47,500 +5.56% 81
North West -4 289 £47,500 +11.76% 129
West Midlands +14 241 £47,500 +9.83% 96
East of England +9 203 £50,000 - 94
Scotland 0 147 £45,000 -5.26% 64
East Midlands +13 122 £50,000 +17.65% 44
North East +14 79 £45,000 +7.14% 27
Wales -4 64 £47,500 +18.75% 28
Northern Ireland -10 7 £35,000 -17.65% 10
Channel Islands 0 2 £52,500 -

For the 6 months to 29 October 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 2,030 (51.30%) Agile Software Development
2 1,832 (46.30%) JavaScript
3 1,306 (33.00%) DevOps
4 1,293 (32.68%) HTML
5 1,281 (32.37%) CSS
6 1,172 (29.62%) SQL
7 1,072 (27.09%) AWS
8 1,048 (26.48%) C#
9 1,047 (26.46%) Azure
10 943 (23.83%) Python
11 913 (23.07%) Jenkins
12 891 (22.52%) .NET
13 877 (22.16%) Linux
14 869 (21.96%) Docker
15 864 (21.83%) Java
16 767 (19.38%) AngularJS
17 759 (19.18%) Scrum
18 745 (18.83%) React
19 707 (17.87%) Software Engineering
20 706 (17.84%) TDD
21 699 (17.66%) Continuous Integration
22 675 (17.06%) SQL Server
23 660 (16.68%) PHP
24 633 (16.00%) Microservices
25 625 (15.79%) Finance
26 623 (15.74%) MVC
27 618 (15.62%) Kubernetes
28 607 (15.34%) JIRA
29 565 (14.28%) Node.js
30 547 (13.82%) 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
1 248 (6.27%) Confluence
2 161 (4.07%) Elasticsearch
3 150 (3.79%) CMS
4 129 (3.26%) WordPress
5 107 (2.70%) Apache
6 92 (2.32%) NServiceBus
7 86 (2.17%) Apache Spark
8 78 (1.97%) IIS
9 70 (1.77%) nginx
10 52 (1.31%) SharePoint
11 42 (1.06%) Tomcat
12 30 (0.76%) Drupal
13 24 (0.61%) Headless CMS
14 23 (0.58%) EPiServer
15 21 (0.53%) OpenStack
16 20 (0.51%) Jadu
16 20 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
16 20 (0.51%) Umbraco
16 20 (0.51%) WebSphere
17 19 (0.48%) SAS
Applications
1 50 (1.26%) Photoshop
2 25 (0.63%) Microsoft Excel
3 23 (0.58%) Sketch
4 20 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 19 (0.48%) Figma
6 17 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
7 14 (0.35%) Adobe XD
8 13 (0.33%) Microsoft Office
9 12 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
10 11 (0.28%) MS Visio
11 10 (0.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 6 (0.15%) Zeplin
13 5 (0.13%) InVision
14 4 (0.10%) Chatbot
15 3 (0.076%) Blender
16 2 (0.051%) 3ds Max
16 2 (0.051%) MadCap Flare
16 2 (0.051%) Spreadsheet
17 1 (0.025%) AutoCAD
17 1 (0.025%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 50 (1.26%) Magento
2 24 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 21 (0.53%) Shopify
4 9 (0.23%) Siebel CRM
5 7 (0.18%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 4 (0.10%) Distributed Ledger
6 4 (0.10%) Payment Gateway
7 3 (0.076%) MoSes
7 3 (0.076%) NetSuite
7 3 (0.076%) Oracle Cash Management
7 3 (0.076%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.076%) Temenos T24
8 2 (0.051%) SAP FI-CA
8 2 (0.051%) SAP PSCD
8 2 (0.051%) WebTrends
9 1 (0.025%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.025%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 1 (0.025%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 1,072 (27.09%) AWS
2 1,047 (26.46%) Azure
3 242 (6.12%) GitHub
4 239 (6.04%) GCP
5 159 (4.02%) Serverless
6 157 (3.97%) npm
7 148 (3.74%) AWS CloudFormation
8 136 (3.44%) SaaS
9 131 (3.31%) PaaS
10 107 (2.70%) IaaS
11 105 (2.65%) Amazon EC2
12 96 (2.43%) Cloud Computing
13 93 (2.35%) AWS Lambda
14 54 (1.36%) Power Platform
15 43 (1.09%) Amazon S3
16 39 (0.99%) Azure Data Factory
17 38 (0.96%) Azure Functions
17 38 (0.96%) Firebase
18 36 (0.91%) OpenShift
19 32 (0.81%) Amazon ECS
Communications & Networking
1 184 (4.65%) HTTP
2 78 (1.97%) Internet
3 74 (1.87%) TCP/IP
4 72 (1.82%) Skype
5 67 (1.69%) DNS
6 58 (1.47%) Firewall
7 34 (0.86%) Network Security
8 20 (0.51%) RTP
9 19 (0.48%) SMTP
10 18 (0.45%) FTP
10 18 (0.45%) SSL
11 16 (0.40%) VPN
12 15 (0.38%) SSH
12 15 (0.38%) Wireless
13 14 (0.35%) VoIP
14 13 (0.33%) IMAP
15 12 (0.30%) DHCP
16 11 (0.28%) IPv6
16 11 (0.28%) SAN
16 11 (0.28%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 675 (17.06%) SQL Server
2 502 (12.69%) NoSQL
3 491 (12.41%) MySQL
4 274 (6.92%) MongoDB
5 270 (6.82%) PostgreSQL
6 213 (5.38%) Relational Database
7 179 (4.52%) Big Data
8 125 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 116 (2.93%) Hadoop
10 103 (2.60%) Redis
11 87 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
12 68 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 67 (1.69%) Amazon Redshift
13 67 (1.69%) RDBMS
14 64 (1.62%) Data Warehouse
15 52 (1.31%) Azure SQL Database
16 51 (1.29%) Apache Cassandra
17 50 (1.26%) Amazon RDS
18 48 (1.21%) Power BI
19 44 (1.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 913 (23.07%) Jenkins
2 607 (15.34%) JIRA
3 329 (8.31%) Subversion
4 271 (6.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 260 (6.57%) Selenium
6 221 (5.59%) Bitbucket
7 206 (5.21%) Maven
8 195 (4.93%) TeamCity
9 179 (4.52%) webpack
10 161 (4.07%) GitLab
11 153 (3.87%) JUnit
12 135 (3.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 112 (2.83%) Octopus Deploy
14 110 (2.78%) Visual Studio
15 103 (2.60%) Mercurial
15 103 (2.60%) NUnit
16 101 (2.55%) Cucumber
17 95 (2.40%) gulp
18 85 (2.15%) Artifactory
19 75 (1.90%) Grunt
General
1 625 (15.79%) Finance
2 198 (5.00%) Marketing
3 176 (4.45%) Public Sector
4 133 (3.36%) Banking
5 120 (3.03%) Manufacturing
6 112 (2.83%) Retail
7 89 (2.25%) Games
8 80 (2.02%) Telecoms
9 64 (1.62%) Electronics
10 49 (1.24%) Law
11 41 (1.04%) Front Office
12 39 (0.99%) Advertising
13 34 (0.86%) Automotive
14 26 (0.66%) Investment Banking
15 25 (0.63%) Publishing
16 18 (0.45%) Back Office
17 16 (0.40%) Digital Economy
17 16 (0.40%) Legal
18 14 (0.35%) German Language
19 13 (0.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2,410 (60.90%) Developer
2 493 (12.46%) Senior Developer
3 434 (10.97%) DevOps Engineer
4 357 (9.02%) .NET Developer
5 355 (8.97%) Software Engineer
6 351 (8.87%) PHP Developer
7 309 (7.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 278 (7.03%) Java Developer
9 244 (6.17%) Full Stack Developer
10 230 (5.81%) Software Developer
11 215 (5.43%) C# Developer
12 178 (4.50%) JavaScript Developer
13 173 (4.37%) Web Developer
14 161 (4.07%) React Developer
15 157 (3.97%) AWS Engineer
16 143 (3.61%) Lead Developer
17 139 (3.51%) C# .NET Developer
18 125 (3.16%) Python Developer
19 119 (3.01%) AWS DevOps
20 117 (2.96%) AWS DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,293 (32.68%) HTML
2 1,281 (32.37%) CSS
3 891 (22.52%) .NET
4 767 (19.38%) AngularJS
5 745 (18.83%) React
6 565 (14.28%) Node.js
7 547 (13.82%) RESTful
8 535 (13.52%) HTML5
9 500 (12.64%) REST
10 458 (11.57%) ASP.NET
11 426 (10.77%) Web Services
12 423 (10.69%) jQuery
13 355 (8.97%) .NET Core
14 353 (8.92%) Vue.js
15 345 (8.72%) CSS3
16 342 (8.64%) .NET Framework
17 329 (8.31%) Sass
18 316 (7.99%) ASP.NET Web API
19 312 (7.88%) Spring
20 238 (6.01%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 298 (7.53%) User Experience
2 232 (5.86%) Analytical Skills
3 209 (5.28%) Greenfield Project
4 204 (5.16%) Mobile App
5 178 (4.50%) Algorithms
6 105 (2.65%) Cloud Native
7 104 (2.63%) Data Structures
8 100 (2.53%) Self-Motivation
9 82 (2.07%) Public Cloud
10 74 (1.87%) Virtual Team
11 63 (1.59%) Linux Command Line
12 55 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
13 36 (0.91%) Data Centre
14 33 (0.83%) Client/Server
14 33 (0.83%) N-Tier
15 29 (0.73%) Management Information System
16 27 (0.68%) Blog
17 26 (0.66%) Replication
18 23 (0.58%) Fixed Income
18 23 (0.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 877 (22.16%) Linux
2 308 (7.78%) Windows
3 171 (4.32%) Android
4 165 (4.17%) Unix
5 150 (3.79%) Apple iOS
6 135 (3.41%) CentOS
7 86 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 79 (2.00%) Windows Server
9 56 (1.42%) Ubuntu
10 39 (0.99%) Debian
11 17 (0.43%) Mac OS
12 13 (0.33%) Mac OS X
13 11 (0.28%) Solaris
14 10 (0.25%) Amazon Linux
15 9 (0.23%) Embedded Linux
15 9 (0.23%) Fedora
16 8 (0.20%) CoreOS
16 8 (0.20%) zOS
17 7 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
18 6 (0.15%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,030 (51.30%) Agile Software Development
2 1,306 (33.00%) DevOps
3 759 (19.18%) Scrum
4 707 (17.87%) Software Engineering
5 706 (17.84%) TDD
6 699 (17.66%) Continuous Integration
7 633 (16.00%) Microservices
8 623 (15.74%) MVC
9 528 (13.34%) Test Automation
10 471 (11.90%) OO
11 452 (11.42%) Unit Testing
12 424 (10.72%) Front End Development
13 405 (10.24%) Web Development
14 399 (10.08%) Problem-Solving
15 364 (9.20%) Computer Science
16 301 (7.61%) BDD
17 293 (7.40%) Mentoring
18 272 (6.87%) Open Source
19 251 (6.34%) OOP
20 226 (5.71%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1,832 (46.30%) JavaScript
2 1,172 (29.62%) SQL
3 1,048 (26.48%) C#
4 943 (23.83%) Python
5 864 (21.83%) Java
6 660 (16.68%) PHP
7 445 (11.25%) TypeScript
8 243 (6.14%) C++
9 241 (6.09%) Bash Shell
10 212 (5.36%) T-SQL
11 181 (4.57%) PowerShell
12 145 (3.66%) Ruby
13 129 (3.26%) C
14 125 (3.16%) Go
15 120 (3.03%) ES6
15 120 (3.03%) Shell Script
16 114 (2.88%) Java 8
17 108 (2.73%) PL/SQL
18 81 (2.05%) Perl
19 73 (1.84%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 491 (12.41%) Degree
2 198 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 133 (3.36%) Security Cleared
4 103 (2.60%) SC Cleared
5 58 (1.47%) AWS Certification
6 56 (1.42%) PhD
7 39 (0.99%) ISTQB
8 37 (0.94%) ISEB
9 25 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
10 24 (0.61%) ISEB Practitioner
11 21 (0.53%) CCNA
11 21 (0.53%) Master's Degree
12 15 (0.38%) DV Cleared
13 14 (0.35%) Numerate Degree
14 10 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
15 8 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 7 (0.18%) HND
17 5 (0.13%) CISSP
17 5 (0.13%) SANS
17 5 (0.13%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 242 (6.12%) QA
2 48 (1.21%) GDPR
3 26 (0.66%) Data Quality
4 21 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 16 (0.40%) PCI DSS
6 12 (0.30%) SLA
7 8 (0.20%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.13%) JTAG
9 3 (0.076%) ISO 13485
9 3 (0.076%) ISO 20022
9 3 (0.076%) PSD2
9 3 (0.076%) TARGET2
9 3 (0.076%) WCAG
10 2 (0.051%) HIPAA
10 2 (0.051%) ISO 26262
10 2 (0.051%) NCSC
10 2 (0.051%) NIST
10 2 (0.051%) PMO
11 1 (0.025%) HL7
11 1 (0.025%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 869 (21.96%) Docker
2 104 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (1.52%) Active Directory
4 36 (0.91%) vSphere
5 26 (0.66%) Hyper-V
6 16 (0.40%) Firmware
6 16 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
7 13 (0.33%) Postfix
8 12 (0.30%) VirtualBox
9 8 (0.20%) HDFS
10 7 (0.18%) KVM
10 7 (0.18%) LXC
11 5 (0.13%) DFS Replication
11 5 (0.13%) XenApp
11 5 (0.13%) XenDesktop
11 5 (0.13%) zsh
12 4 (0.10%) VMware NSX
13 3 (0.076%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 3 (0.076%) Microsoft App-V
13 3 (0.076%) Samba
Systems Management
1 618 (15.62%) Kubernetes
2 456 (11.52%) Terraform
3 377 (9.53%) Ansible
4 275 (6.95%) Puppet
5 165 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
6 75 (1.90%) Prometheus
7 74 (1.87%) Grafana
8 42 (1.06%) Graphite
9 30 (0.76%) Kibana
10 24 (0.61%) Packer
11 21 (0.53%) logstash
12 20 (0.51%) Nagios
13 18 (0.45%) ZABBIX
14 16 (0.40%) cPanel
15 14 (0.35%) HAProxy
16 13 (0.33%) Docker Swarm
16 13 (0.33%) Graylog
17 11 (0.28%) Rancher
18 10 (0.25%) Icinga
18 10 (0.25%) NetIQ Identity Manager
Vendors
1 510 (12.89%) Microsoft
2 215 (5.43%) Google
3 183 (4.62%) Oracle
4 128 (3.23%) VMware
5 94 (2.38%) Atlassian
6 58 (1.47%) Zend
7 56 (1.42%) SAP
7 56 (1.42%) Xamarin
8 55 (1.39%) Adobe
9 52 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
10 49 (1.24%) Red Hat
11 37 (0.94%) IBM
12 34 (0.86%) Splunk
13 33 (0.83%) Cloudera
14 29 (0.73%) Apple
15 28 (0.71%) ServiceNow
16 22 (0.56%) Sitecore
17 21 (0.53%) Talend
18 19 (0.48%) Autodesk
19 17 (0.43%) Cisco