Git Distributed Version Control System
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring Git skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Git over the 6 months leading up to 24 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
24 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 76 63 28
Rank change year-on-year -13 -35 +2
Permanent jobs citing Git 2,830 3,931 16,663
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 3.08% 4.82% 9.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 35.65% 35.20% 40.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1,869 2,541 5,424
10th Percentile £36,250 £41,250 £37,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -11.54% +8.33% +9.09%
75th Percentile £73,750 £80,000 £80,000
90th Percentile £89,000 £95,000 £93,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09% +10.00%

All Development Application Skills
UK

Git falls under the Development Applications category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring development application skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 7,939 11,169 40,666
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 8.63% 13.68% 23.09%
Number of salaries quoted 5,205 7,618 16,151
10th Percentile £36,250 £41,250 £38,000
25th Percentile £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £58,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -10.77% +4.00% +8.70%
75th Percentile £75,772 £81,250 £80,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £97,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% +10.00%

Git
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Git as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Git in the UK

Git
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Git.

Salary trend for Git in the UK

Git
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Git over the 6 months to 24 July 2024.

Salary histogram for Git in the UK

Git
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 within the UK over the 6 months to 24 July 2024. 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
Jobs
England -14 2,474 £57,500 -11.54% 482
UK excluding London -19 1,952 £55,000 -8.33% 367
Work from Home -16 1,122 £57,500 -11.54% 240
London -2 811 £70,000 -3.45% 149
South East -20 578 £60,000 -7.69% 93
North of England -18 434 £55,000 -4.35% 87
South West +6 306 £53,500 -6.96% 58
North West -3 259 £55,000 -8.33% 47
Midlands -45 238 £50,000 -13.04% 62
Scotland -21 202 £63,750 +6.25% 13
Yorkshire -10 151 £52,500 -4.55% 30
West Midlands -41 143 £50,000 -13.04% 40
East of England -44 101 £47,500 -17.39% 44
Wales -3 90 £43,500 -5.95% 15
East Midlands -54 90 £51,250 -13.14% 22
North East -39 24 £56,000 -2.61% 10
Northern Ireland -32 5 £30,000 -32.96% 2

Git
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 130 (4.59%) CMS
2 126 (4.45%) Confluence
3 94 (3.32%) Apache Spark
4 62 (2.19%) WordPress
5 57 (2.01%) Apache
6 51 (1.80%) IIS
7 42 (1.48%) nginx
8 38 (1.34%) Drupal
9 35 (1.24%) Apache Airflow
10 31 (1.10%) SharePoint
11 30 (1.06%) Umbraco
12 18 (0.64%) OpenStack
13 14 (0.49%) JBoss
13 14 (0.49%) Microsoft Exchange
14 12 (0.42%) Moodle
15 11 (0.39%) Totara
16 9 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
17 8 (0.28%) Apache Solr
18 7 (0.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
19 6 (0.21%) Red Hat Fuse
Applications
1 46 (1.63%) Simulink
2 29 (1.02%) Microsoft Office
2 29 (1.02%) Photoshop
3 28 (0.99%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (0.25%) Adobe XD
4 7 (0.25%) GNU Octave
4 7 (0.25%) Trello
5 6 (0.21%) MadCap Flare
5 6 (0.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (0.21%) RoboHelp
6 4 (0.14%) Camtasia
7 2 (0.071%) Chatbot
7 2 (0.071%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.035%) Doxygen
8 1 (0.035%) SketchUp
8 1 (0.035%) SOLIDWORKS
8 1 (0.035%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.035%) Stateflow
8 1 (0.035%) TargetLink
8 1 (0.035%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 37 (1.31%) SDL Web 8
2 26 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
3 17 (0.60%) Magento
4 15 (0.53%) Ripple
5 14 (0.49%) Shopify
6 5 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
6 5 (0.18%) SAP Business One
7 4 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.071%) CiviCRM
8 2 (0.071%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
9 1 (0.035%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.035%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 915 (32.33%) AWS
2 858 (30.32%) Azure
3 362 (12.79%) Azure DevOps
4 238 (8.41%) GitHub
5 229 (8.09%) Serverless
6 189 (6.68%) GCP
7 179 (6.33%) SaaS
8 125 (4.42%) AWS Lambda
9 123 (4.35%) Power Platform
10 111 (3.92%) Amazon S3
11 74 (2.61%) Amazon EC2
12 62 (2.19%) PaaS
13 57 (2.01%) Azure Functions
14 52 (1.84%) Dynamics 365
15 51 (1.80%) Amazon ECS
15 51 (1.80%) AWS CloudFormation
16 48 (1.70%) IaaS
17 47 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
18 46 (1.63%) Amazon EKS
18 46 (1.63%) Entra ID
Communications & Networking
1 51 (1.80%) Firewall
2 49 (1.73%) Kerberos
3 46 (1.63%) DNS
4 38 (1.34%) Network Security
5 29 (1.02%) VPN
6 26 (0.92%) Wireless
7 21 (0.74%) HTTP
8 17 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
9 16 (0.57%) 5G
9 16 (0.57%) Ethernet
10 15 (0.53%) MQTT
11 14 (0.49%) TCP/IP
12 13 (0.46%) Bluetooth
13 12 (0.42%) SSL
14 11 (0.39%) DHCP
14 11 (0.39%) RS-232
14 11 (0.39%) WAN
15 8 (0.28%) IPv4
15 8 (0.28%) IPv6
16 7 (0.25%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 398 (14.06%) SQL Server
2 347 (12.26%) MySQL
3 253 (8.94%) NoSQL
4 207 (7.31%) PostgreSQL
5 203 (7.17%) Tableau
6 165 (5.83%) Relational Database
7 117 (4.13%) Data Warehouse
8 97 (3.43%) Amazon RDS
9 89 (3.14%) Power BI
10 85 (3.00%) DynamoDB
11 79 (2.79%) Big Data
12 77 (2.72%) MongoDB
13 62 (2.19%) Apache Hive
14 60 (2.12%) HBase
15 57 (2.01%) Elasticsearch
16 56 (1.98%) Metadata
17 54 (1.91%) Azure SQL Database
18 41 (1.45%) Amazon Redshift
19 39 (1.38%) Hadoop
20 37 (1.31%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 409 (14.45%) Jenkins
2 370 (13.07%) JIRA
3 205 (7.24%) Visual Studio
4 161 (5.69%) GitLab
5 157 (5.55%) Bitbucket
6 123 (4.35%) Selenium
7 103 (3.64%) Subversion
8 92 (3.25%) TeamCity
9 82 (2.90%) NUnit
10 76 (2.69%) Team Foundation Server
11 70 (2.47%) Cypress.io
12 68 (2.40%) Artifactory
13 60 (2.12%) Bitbucket Server
14 58 (2.05%) Maven
15 55 (1.94%) Octopus Deploy
16 53 (1.87%) Sourcetree
17 49 (1.73%) webpack
18 48 (1.70%) Postman
19 46 (1.63%) Moq
20 43 (1.52%) JUnit
General
1 929 (32.83%) Social Skills
2 480 (16.96%) Finance
3 353 (12.47%) Analytical Skills
4 216 (7.63%) Retail
5 215 (7.60%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 186 (6.57%) Presentation Skills
7 185 (6.54%) Law
8 158 (5.58%) Marketing
9 110 (3.89%) Games
10 102 (3.60%) Legal
11 84 (2.97%) Electronics
12 82 (2.90%) Manufacturing
13 71 (2.51%) Public Sector
14 59 (2.08%) Automotive
15 49 (1.73%) Aerospace
15 49 (1.73%) Telecoms
16 45 (1.59%) Banking
17 37 (1.31%) Organisational Skills
18 25 (0.88%) Tech for Good
19 18 (0.64%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 1,318 (46.57%) Developer
2 804 (28.41%) Senior
3 457 (16.15%) Software Engineer
4 348 (12.30%) Senior Developer
5 305 (10.78%) Lead
6 207 (7.31%) Full Stack Developer
7 186 (6.57%) PHP Developer
8 168 (5.94%) .NET Developer
9 150 (5.30%) Software Developer
10 148 (5.23%) Analyst
11 136 (4.81%) C# Developer
12 135 (4.77%) Data Analyst
13 128 (4.52%) Senior Software Engineer
14 122 (4.31%) AWS Engineer
15 108 (3.82%) DevOps Engineer
16 107 (3.78%) Senior Analyst
17 102 (3.60%) Front-End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
18 99 (3.50%) Senior Data Analyst
19 94 (3.32%) Cloud Engineer
20 91 (3.22%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 761 (26.89%) HTML
2 704 (24.88%) CSS
3 631 (22.30%) .NET
4 564 (19.93%) React
5 467 (16.50%) RESTful
6 322 (11.38%) REST
7 303 (10.71%) .NET Framework
8 300 (10.60%) AngularJS
9 299 (10.57%) Web Services
10 279 (9.86%) ASP.NET
11 250 (8.83%) JSON
12 230 (8.13%) Node.js
13 216 (7.63%) Laravel
14 214 (7.56%) .NET Core
15 201 (7.10%) jQuery
16 199 (7.03%) Entity Framework
17 186 (6.57%) HTML5
18 185 (6.54%) XML
19 172 (6.08%) Vue
20 156 (5.51%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 166 (5.87%) Algorithms
2 116 (4.10%) Product Ownership
3 102 (3.60%) Management Information System
3 102 (3.60%) Mobile App
4 85 (3.00%) Cloud Native
5 74 (2.61%) Greenfield Project
6 69 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
7 68 (2.40%) Distributed Systems
8 60 (2.12%) IoT
9 51 (1.80%) Data Structures
10 49 (1.73%) Enterprise Cloud
11 47 (1.66%) Reference Data
12 46 (1.63%) Public Cloud
13 45 (1.59%) Embedded Systems
14 44 (1.55%) Legacy Code
15 36 (1.27%) Virtual Team
16 32 (1.13%) Virtual Reality
17 31 (1.10%) Legacy Systems
17 31 (1.10%) Onboarding
18 30 (1.06%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 355 (12.54%) Linux
2 186 (6.57%) Windows
3 111 (3.92%) Android
4 97 (3.43%) Unix
5 68 (2.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 57 (2.01%) Ubuntu
7 49 (1.73%) CentOS
8 42 (1.48%) Windows Server
9 37 (1.31%) Apple iOS
10 21 (0.74%) Windows 10
11 13 (0.46%) Embedded Linux
11 13 (0.46%) FreeRTOS
12 12 (0.42%) Oracle Linux
12 12 (0.42%) Solaris
13 11 (0.39%) VMS
14 7 (0.25%) Mac OS
15 6 (0.21%) Alpine Linux
15 6 (0.21%) CoreOS
15 6 (0.21%) Windows Server 2019
16 5 (0.18%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,332 (47.07%) Agile
2 870 (30.74%) DevOps
3 850 (30.04%) Software Engineering
4 775 (27.39%) Problem-Solving
5 714 (25.23%) CI/CD
6 467 (16.50%) Computer Science
7 438 (15.48%) TDD
8 436 (15.41%) Full Stack Development
9 408 (14.42%) Test Automation
10 367 (12.97%) Microservices
11 359 (12.69%) Scrum
12 336 (11.87%) Artificial Intelligence
13 308 (10.88%) Machine Learning
14 298 (10.53%) Visualisation
15 292 (10.32%) SDLC
16 285 (10.07%) Analytics
17 282 (9.96%) MVC
18 269 (9.51%) Mentoring
19 266 (9.40%) Infrastructure as Code
20 257 (9.08%) Data Pipeline
Programming Languages
1 1,043 (36.86%) JavaScript
2 976 (34.49%) SQL
3 896 (31.66%) Python
4 776 (27.42%) C#
5 463 (16.36%) Java
6 419 (14.81%) PHP
7 338 (11.94%) TypeScript
8 186 (6.57%) PowerShell
9 170 (6.01%) C++
10 155 (5.48%) Go
11 135 (4.77%) Bash
12 129 (4.56%) C
13 128 (4.52%) T-SQL
14 88 (3.11%) Kotlin
15 61 (2.16%) PL/SQL
16 46 (1.63%) Bicep
16 46 (1.63%) Prolog
16 46 (1.63%) SPARQL
17 38 (1.34%) Scala
18 33 (1.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 826 (29.19%) Degree
2 293 (10.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 210 (7.42%) DBS Check
4 194 (6.86%) Security Cleared
5 145 (5.12%) SC Cleared
6 106 (3.75%) Master's Degree
7 41 (1.45%) BPSS Clearance
8 36 (1.27%) Azure Certification
9 25 (0.88%) DV Cleared
10 23 (0.81%) AWS Certification
11 22 (0.78%) PhD
12 21 (0.74%) HND
13 19 (0.67%) CCNA
13 19 (0.67%) CCNP
13 19 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
13 19 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
14 15 (0.53%) CEH
14 15 (0.53%) CISA
14 15 (0.53%) CISSP
14 15 (0.53%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 170 (6.01%) QA
2 69 (2.44%) Accessibility
3 37 (1.31%) GDPR
4 35 (1.24%) Data Quality
5 26 (0.92%) WCAG
6 7 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.18%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 5 (0.18%) ISO 13485
7 5 (0.18%) Solvency II
8 4 (0.14%) MISRA
8 4 (0.14%) PMO
9 3 (0.11%) HIPAA
9 3 (0.11%) JTAG
9 3 (0.11%) SLA
10 2 (0.071%) Automotive SPICE
10 2 (0.071%) AUTOSAR
10 2 (0.071%) GRC
10 2 (0.071%) ISO 26262
10 2 (0.071%) MISRA C
11 1 (0.035%) NIST
System Software
1 572 (20.21%) Docker
2 92 (3.25%) Active Directory
3 77 (2.72%) Virtual Machines
4 62 (2.19%) HDFS
5 41 (1.45%) Firmware
6 22 (0.78%) Embedded Firmware
6 22 (0.78%) Hyper-V
6 22 (0.78%) Virtual Desktop
7 17 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (0.35%) NFS
8 10 (0.35%) pfSense
9 5 (0.18%) Ceph
9 5 (0.18%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 3 (0.11%) Gluster
10 3 (0.11%) KVM
10 3 (0.11%) oVirt
10 3 (0.11%) Varnish
10 3 (0.11%) vSphere
11 1 (0.035%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.035%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 372 (13.14%) Terraform
2 362 (12.79%) Kubernetes
3 226 (7.99%) Ansible
4 55 (1.94%) Puppet
5 46 (1.63%) Grafana
6 37 (1.31%) Progress Chef
7 28 (0.99%) Prometheus
8 18 (0.64%) Nagios
9 17 (0.60%) ZABBIX
10 16 (0.57%) Kibana
11 12 (0.42%) Docker Swarm
12 11 (0.39%) Istio
13 10 (0.35%) Graphite
13 10 (0.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 10 (0.35%) SCDPM
13 10 (0.35%) Single Sign-On
14 8 (0.28%) Active Directory Federation Services
15 7 (0.25%) Microsoft Intune
15 7 (0.25%) MIIS
16 6 (0.21%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 366 (12.93%) Microsoft
2 278 (9.82%) Databricks
3 123 (4.35%) Google
4 63 (2.23%) Oracle
5 62 (2.19%) Informatica
6 47 (1.66%) Adobe
7 45 (1.59%) Atlassian
8 35 (1.24%) Cloudera
9 32 (1.13%) VMware
9 32 (1.13%) Xilinx
10 29 (1.02%) Red Hat
11 27 (0.95%) Salesforce
12 26 (0.92%) Splunk
13 25 (0.88%) Sitecore
14 24 (0.85%) SAP
15 18 (0.64%) Apple
15 18 (0.64%) Cognizant
15 18 (0.64%) ForgeRock
15 18 (0.64%) WooCommerce
16 16 (0.57%) Fortinet