Period
to 18 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for GitHub skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GitHub over the 6 months to 18 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
UK
6 months to
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 269 289 277
Rank change year-on-year +20 -12 +141
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 1,739 1,965 2,247
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.23% 1.17% 1.27%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.95% 4.79% 6.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1,315 1,415 1,675
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £29,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £90,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +12.50%

GitHub is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 44,016 40,998 32,668
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 31.09% 24.44% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 35,798 33,197 26,885
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing GitHub as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for GitHub in the UK

GitHub
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GitHub.

Salary trend for GitHub in the UK

GitHub
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GitHub over the 6 months to 18 September 2019.

Salary histogram for GitHub in the UK

GitHub
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub within the UK over the 6 months to 18 September 2019. 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 +19 1,636 £60,000 +9.09% 333
London +28 882 £72,500 +5.84% 142
UK excluding London +15 823 £50,000 - 202
North of England +70 277 £45,250 +0.56% 77
South East +5 262 £51,250 -6.82% 57
North West +73 197 £45,500 +13.75% 47
Midlands +4 84 £60,000 +50.00% 27
Yorkshire +16 75 £45,000 -5.26% 23
East of England -9 61 £47,500 - 15
South West -17 61 £50,000 - 15
West Midlands +18 46 £57,500 +27.78% 17
Scotland +7 45 £48,004 +1.06% 6
East Midlands -10 38 £60,000 +60.00% 10
Wales +23 30 £50,000 +20.48% 2
North East +16 4 £42,500 -10.53% 7
Northern Ireland - 4 £47,500 - 3

For the 6 months to 18 September 2019, IT jobs citing GitHub 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 GitHub.

1 958 (55.09%) Agile Software Development
2 802 (46.12%) JavaScript
3 719 (41.35%) AWS
4 591 (33.99%) Java
5 561 (32.26%) Git (software)
6 550 (31.63%) Docker
7 545 (31.34%) DevOps
8 503 (28.92%) Jenkins
9 494 (28.41%) Software Engineering
10 483 (27.77%) Python
11 442 (25.42%) TDD
12 420 (24.15%) HTML
13 418 (24.04%) React
14 410 (23.58%) Node.js
15 408 (23.46%) CSS
16 398 (22.89%) C#
17 393 (22.60%) Linux
17 393 (22.60%) Azure
18 379 (21.79%) JIRA
19 376 (21.62%) Scrum
20 368 (21.16%) SQL
21 365 (20.99%) Finance
22 350 (20.13%) AngularJS
23 338 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
24 281 (16.16%) .NET
25 275 (15.81%) PHP
26 267 (15.35%) Ansible
27 262 (15.07%) Mentoring
28 261 (15.01%) Kubernetes
29 248 (14.26%) Terraform

GitHub
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
1 124 (7.13%) Confluence
2 74 (4.26%) Elasticsearch
3 69 (3.97%) WordPress
4 59 (3.39%) CMS
5 50 (2.88%) Cloud Foundry
6 47 (2.70%) WebSphere
7 44 (2.53%) Apache
8 42 (2.42%) Apache Spark
9 39 (2.24%) nginx
10 37 (2.13%) Tomcat
11 34 (1.96%) OpenStack
12 28 (1.61%) IIS
13 21 (1.21%) Drupal
14 19 (1.09%) SharePoint
15 18 (1.04%) Umbraco
16 16 (0.92%) WebSphere Application Server
17 10 (0.58%) MQSeries
18 9 (0.52%) Apache Solr
19 8 (0.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
19 8 (0.46%) Mule
Applications
1 15 (0.86%) Photoshop
2 14 (0.81%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (0.69%) Microsoft Office
4 9 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
5 8 (0.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.12%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.058%) InDesign
7 1 (0.058%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 40 (2.30%) Magento
2 30 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.69%) Summit
4 6 (0.35%) SAP Hybris
5 3 (0.17%) CA PPM
5 3 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.058%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.058%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.058%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 719 (41.35%) AWS
2 393 (22.60%) Azure
3 196 (11.27%) GCP
4 134 (7.71%) Slack
5 130 (7.48%) Serverless
6 112 (6.44%) SaaS
7 84 (4.83%) AWS Lambda
8 76 (4.37%) Amazon EC2
9 73 (4.20%) Amazon S3
10 72 (4.14%) AWS CloudFormation
11 49 (2.82%) npm
12 41 (2.36%) PaaS
13 40 (2.30%) Amazon SQS
14 37 (2.13%) IaaS
15 31 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
16 29 (1.67%) Trello
17 25 (1.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 25 (1.44%) OpenShift
18 22 (1.27%) Office 365
18 22 (1.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 42 (2.42%) Internet
2 35 (2.01%) Firewall
3 32 (1.84%) DNS
4 25 (1.44%) DHCP
5 14 (0.81%) TCP/IP
6 12 (0.69%) Network Security
6 12 (0.69%) Skype
7 11 (0.63%) HTTP
8 7 (0.40%) LAN
8 7 (0.40%) SAN
8 7 (0.40%) SNMP
8 7 (0.40%) VPN
8 7 (0.40%) WAN
9 6 (0.35%) Intranet
9 6 (0.35%) SSL
10 5 (0.29%) Software-Defined Networking
11 4 (0.23%) VLAN
11 4 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (0.17%) DMZ
12 3 (0.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 241 (13.86%) MySQL
2 186 (10.70%) SQL Server
3 160 (9.20%) NoSQL
4 139 (7.99%) Relational Database
5 110 (6.33%) PostgreSQL
6 95 (5.46%) MongoDB
7 78 (4.49%) Big Data
8 66 (3.80%) Hadoop
9 59 (3.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 37 (2.13%) Amazon RDS
11 31 (1.78%) Neo4j
12 29 (1.67%) Redis
13 27 (1.55%) Apache Hive
14 24 (1.38%) Apache Cassandra
15 21 (1.21%) Amazon Redshift
16 20 (1.15%) Sqoop
17 19 (1.09%) Oracle Database
18 18 (1.04%) BigQuery
18 18 (1.04%) Informix
19 16 (0.92%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 561 (32.26%) Git (software)
2 503 (28.92%) Jenkins
3 379 (21.79%) JIRA
4 188 (10.81%) Bitbucket
5 174 (10.01%) GitLab
6 151 (8.68%) TeamCity
7 109 (6.27%) Selenium
8 100 (5.75%) Maven
9 99 (5.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 78 (4.49%) Octopus Deploy
11 74 (4.26%) Cucumber
12 63 (3.62%) SonarQube
13 55 (3.16%) JUnit
14 52 (2.99%) Jasmine
14 52 (2.99%) webpack
15 46 (2.65%) Sonatype Nexus
15 46 (2.65%) Visual Studio
16 42 (2.42%) Subversion
17 41 (2.36%) Ant
18 38 (2.19%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 365 (20.99%) Finance
2 139 (7.99%) Banking
3 114 (6.56%) Front Office
4 97 (5.58%) Retail
5 91 (5.23%) Marketing
6 66 (3.80%) Games
7 56 (3.22%) Public Sector
8 43 (2.47%) Telecoms
9 38 (2.19%) Electronics
10 34 (1.96%) Advertising
10 34 (1.96%) Manufacturing
11 21 (1.21%) Publishing
12 19 (1.09%) Legal
13 12 (0.69%) Law
14 10 (0.58%) Investment Banking
15 7 (0.40%) Automotive
16 6 (0.35%) Financial Institution
17 5 (0.29%) Billing
18 4 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
19 2 (0.12%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 887 (51.01%) Developer
2 244 (14.03%) Software Engineer
3 191 (10.98%) DevOps Engineer
4 160 (9.20%) AWS Engineer
5 151 (8.68%) Senior Developer
6 125 (7.19%) Java Developer
7 124 (7.13%) PHP Developer
8 113 (6.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 105 (6.04%) JavaScript Developer
10 85 (4.89%) Full Stack Developer
11 81 (4.66%) Architect
11 81 (4.66%) AWS Software Engineer
12 77 (4.43%) React Developer
13 73 (4.20%) Software Developer
14 61 (3.51%) C# Developer
15 59 (3.39%) Web Developer
16 58 (3.34%) .NET Developer
17 57 (3.28%) Python Developer
17 57 (3.28%) Senior DevOps
18 56 (3.22%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 420 (24.15%) HTML
2 418 (24.04%) React
3 410 (23.58%) Node.js
4 408 (23.46%) CSS
5 350 (20.13%) AngularJS
6 281 (16.16%) .NET
7 243 (13.97%) RESTful
8 223 (12.82%) Web Services
9 174 (10.01%) REST
10 170 (9.78%) HTML5
11 146 (8.40%) JSON
12 144 (8.28%) jQuery
12 144 (8.28%) Spring
13 119 (6.84%) Vue.js
14 110 (6.33%) ASP.NET
15 105 (6.04%) Redux
16 90 (5.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 89 (5.12%) CSS3
17 89 (5.12%) Laravel
18 86 (4.95%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 178 (10.24%) User Experience
2 134 (7.71%) Mobile App
3 103 (5.92%) Derivative
4 99 (5.69%) Fixed Income
5 91 (5.23%) Greenfield Project
6 54 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
7 50 (2.88%) Algorithms
8 48 (2.76%) Cloud Native
9 44 (2.53%) Self-Motivation
10 39 (2.24%) Data Structures
10 39 (2.24%) Linux Command Line
10 39 (2.24%) Public Cloud
11 32 (1.84%) Data Centre
12 30 (1.73%) Blog
13 28 (1.61%) Management Information System
14 27 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
15 19 (1.09%) Social Media
16 18 (1.04%) Virtual Team
17 14 (0.81%) Online Banking
17 14 (0.81%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 393 (22.60%) Linux
2 151 (8.68%) Windows
3 95 (5.46%) Apple iOS
4 92 (5.29%) Android
5 82 (4.72%) Unix
6 66 (3.80%) Windows Server
7 32 (1.84%) CentOS
8 31 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 31 (1.78%) Ubuntu
9 16 (0.92%) Mac OS
10 13 (0.75%) Debian
11 10 (0.58%) zOS
12 7 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (0.29%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.23%) Fedora
14 4 (0.23%) SUSE
15 3 (0.17%) CoreOS
16 2 (0.12%) VMS
16 2 (0.12%) Windows 10
16 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 958 (55.09%) Agile Software Development
2 545 (31.34%) DevOps
3 494 (28.41%) Software Engineering
4 442 (25.42%) TDD
5 376 (21.62%) Scrum
6 338 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
7 262 (15.07%) Mentoring
8 248 (14.26%) Test Automation
9 242 (13.92%) Front End Development
10 239 (13.74%) OO
11 235 (13.51%) Microservices
12 203 (11.67%) Open Source
13 202 (11.62%) BDD
14 192 (11.04%) Problem-Solving
15 173 (9.95%) Kanban
16 160 (9.20%) Web Development
17 159 (9.14%) Computer Science
18 149 (8.57%) OOP
19 143 (8.22%) Fintech
20 136 (7.82%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 802 (46.12%) JavaScript
2 591 (33.99%) Java
3 483 (27.77%) Python
4 398 (22.89%) C#
5 368 (21.16%) SQL
6 275 (15.81%) PHP
7 138 (7.94%) C++
8 130 (7.48%) Ruby
9 115 (6.61%) Bash Shell
10 110 (6.33%) ES6
11 88 (5.06%) PowerShell
12 66 (3.80%) TypeScript
13 62 (3.57%) Apple Swift
14 61 (3.51%) Java 8
15 55 (3.16%) Go
16 53 (3.05%) Kotlin
17 51 (2.93%) Scala
18 42 (2.42%) Shell Script
19 33 (1.90%) Groovy
20 27 (1.55%) F#
Qualifications
1 141 (8.11%) Degree
2 58 (3.34%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (1.27%) AWS Certification
4 15 (0.86%) Network+ Certification
4 15 (0.86%) PhD
5 6 (0.35%) CCNA
5 6 (0.35%) CCNP
5 6 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (0.35%) ISTQB
6 5 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.23%) DBS Check
7 4 (0.23%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.23%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.17%) GCIA
8 3 (0.17%) GCIH
8 3 (0.17%) GSEC
8 3 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.17%) MCSA
8 3 (0.17%) SSCP
9 2 (0.12%) CHECK Team Member
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 150 (8.63%) QA
2 12 (0.69%) GDPR
3 11 (0.63%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.29%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.12%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 2 (0.12%) FedRAMP
5 2 (0.12%) GAMP
5 2 (0.12%) GxP
5 2 (0.12%) ISO 13485
5 2 (0.12%) PSD2
6 1 (0.058%) COBIT
6 1 (0.058%) HL7
6 1 (0.058%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.058%) JTAG
6 1 (0.058%) MISRA
6 1 (0.058%) MISRA C
6 1 (0.058%) PMO
6 1 (0.058%) WAI
6 1 (0.058%) WCAG
System Software
1 550 (31.63%) Docker
2 48 (2.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (2.07%) Active Directory
4 17 (0.98%) Hyper-V
5 12 (0.69%) vSphere
6 10 (0.58%) HDFS
7 9 (0.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 7 (0.40%) Apache Flume
8 7 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
9 6 (0.35%) VMware Workstation
9 6 (0.35%) XenApp
10 5 (0.29%) GridGain
10 5 (0.29%) Slurm Workload Manager
11 4 (0.23%) etcd
11 4 (0.23%) Firmware
12 2 (0.12%) BitLocker
12 2 (0.12%) Varnish
12 2 (0.12%) vCloud
13 1 (0.058%) Citrix Hypervisor
13 1 (0.058%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 267 (15.35%) Ansible
2 261 (15.01%) Kubernetes
3 248 (14.26%) Terraform
4 184 (10.58%) Puppet
5 166 (9.55%) Opscode Chef
6 77 (4.43%) Grafana
7 57 (3.28%) Prometheus
8 41 (2.36%) Kibana
9 37 (2.13%) Packer
10 33 (1.90%) Docker Swarm
11 31 (1.78%) Salt
12 30 (1.73%) Graphite
13 19 (1.09%) logstash
14 17 (0.98%) Consul
15 15 (0.86%) Rancher
16 13 (0.75%) Mesos
17 9 (0.52%) Oozie
18 7 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
19 6 (0.35%) HAProxy
19 6 (0.35%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 192 (11.04%) Microsoft
2 150 (8.63%) Google
3 99 (5.69%) Bloomberg
3 99 (5.69%) Reuters
4 94 (5.41%) Oracle
5 57 (3.28%) Atlassian
6 56 (3.22%) VMware
7 42 (2.42%) SAP
8 41 (2.36%) IBM
9 34 (1.96%) New Relic
10 32 (1.84%) AppDynamics
10 32 (1.84%) Salesforce.com
10 32 (1.84%) Splunk
11 20 (1.15%) SaltStack
12 19 (1.09%) Adobe
13 18 (1.04%) Cypress Semiconductor
14 17 (0.98%) Red Hat
15 13 (0.75%) Apple
15 13 (0.75%) Zend
16 11 (0.63%) Xamarin