Period
to 16 June 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 16 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
UK
6 months to
16 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 276 290 312
Rank change year-on-year +14 +22 +113
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 1,731 1,996 1,864
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.21% 1.16% 1.08%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.15% 4.91% 6.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1,280 1,445 1,456
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,750 £32,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +14.46% +10.67%

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 41,685 40,693 28,992
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 29.03% 23.68% 16.86%
Number of salaries quoted 33,718 33,182 24,119
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,750 £29,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% -2.27%

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 16 June 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 16 June 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 +18 1,646 £60,000 +9.09% 77
UK excluding London +22 859 £50,000 +5.26% 36
London +14 836 £70,000 - 46
North of England +81 276 £47,500 +11.76% 14
South East -36 218 £52,500 - 9
North West +52 165 £42,500 +8.97% 8
Midlands +34 109 £50,000 +20.48% 5
Yorkshire +51 102 £50,000 - 5
South West +22 97 £47,500 -5.00% 3
East of England +9 89 £57,500 +21.05%
West Midlands +52 69 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Scotland -6 43 £50,000 +5.26% 3
East Midlands +5 40 £38,750 +3.33% 2
Wales +46 25 £36,500 -18.89% 1
North East +19 9 £49,337 -6.02% 1
Northern Ireland -24 2 £47,500 +35.71% 1

For the 6 months to 16 June 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.

1 888 (51.30%) Agile Software Development
2 762 (44.02%) JavaScript
3 746 (43.10%) Amazon AWS
4 594 (34.32%) Java
5 585 (33.80%) DevOps
6 520 (30.04%) Git (software)
7 517 (29.87%) Docker
7 517 (29.87%) Jenkins
8 511 (29.52%) Software Engineering
9 496 (28.65%) Python
10 440 (25.42%) React
11 437 (25.25%) HTML
12 426 (24.61%) CSS
13 409 (23.63%) SQL
14 408 (23.57%) Linux
15 394 (22.76%) Microsoft Azure
16 390 (22.53%) C#
17 387 (22.36%) Continuous Integration
18 381 (22.01%) Node.js
19 358 (20.68%) TDD
20 357 (20.62%) Finance
21 337 (19.47%) AngularJS
22 323 (18.66%) Scrum
23 295 (17.04%) JIRA
23 295 (17.04%) Web Services
24 291 (16.81%) MySQL
25 283 (16.35%) Ansible
26 272 (15.71%) PHP
27 269 (15.54%) .NET
28 260 (15.02%) SQL Server

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
1 102 (5.89%) Confluence
2 76 (4.39%) Elasticsearch
3 71 (4.10%) Apache Spark
4 70 (4.04%) Cloud Foundry
5 64 (3.70%) CMS
5 64 (3.70%) WordPress
6 61 (3.52%) Apache
7 45 (2.60%) Tomcat
8 43 (2.48%) OpenStack
9 32 (1.85%) IIS
9 32 (1.85%) SharePoint
10 29 (1.68%) Drupal
11 21 (1.21%) nginx
12 20 (1.16%) Mule
13 18 (1.04%) WebSphere
14 14 (0.81%) Umbraco
15 13 (0.75%) Joomla!
16 10 (0.58%) GlassFish
17 9 (0.52%) JBoss
18 8 (0.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 25 (1.44%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (1.16%) Photoshop
3 17 (0.98%) Microsoft Excel
4 14 (0.81%) Adobe Illustrator
5 8 (0.46%) Adobe XD
6 6 (0.35%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.23%) Notepad++
8 3 (0.17%) Sketch
9 2 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.12%) InVision
9 2 (0.12%) Zeplin
10 1 (0.058%) 3ds Max
10 1 (0.058%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.058%) Chatbot
10 1 (0.058%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 69 (3.99%) Magento
2 30 (1.73%) Summit
3 15 (0.87%) Payment Gateway
4 5 (0.29%) R3 Corda
5 3 (0.17%) CA PPM
6 1 (0.058%) Distributed Ledger
6 1 (0.058%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.058%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.058%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.058%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.058%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 746 (43.10%) Amazon AWS
2 394 (22.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 186 (10.75%) Google Cloud Platform
4 100 (5.78%) AWS CloudFormation
5 98 (5.66%) Serverless
6 96 (5.55%) Amazon S3
6 96 (5.55%) Slack
7 92 (5.31%) SaaS
8 81 (4.68%) Amazon EC2
9 77 (4.45%) AWS Lambda
10 65 (3.76%) PaaS
11 49 (2.83%) IaaS
12 45 (2.60%) npm
13 40 (2.31%) OpenShift
14 36 (2.08%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 35 (2.02%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 31 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
17 29 (1.68%) Heroku
18 28 (1.62%) Amazon ECS
19 25 (1.44%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 42 (2.43%) Internet
2 41 (2.37%) TCP/IP
3 35 (2.02%) DNS
4 33 (1.91%) Firewall
5 25 (1.44%) Skype
6 23 (1.33%) HTTP
7 21 (1.21%) DHCP
8 15 (0.87%) LAN
8 15 (0.87%) WAN
9 14 (0.81%) SSH
10 10 (0.58%) Software-Defined Networking
11 9 (0.52%) VPN
12 8 (0.46%) Wireless
13 7 (0.40%) HTTPS
13 7 (0.40%) Intranet
13 7 (0.40%) Network Security
14 6 (0.35%) AMQP
14 6 (0.35%) GoToMeeting
14 6 (0.35%) NAS
15 5 (0.29%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 291 (16.81%) MySQL
2 260 (15.02%) SQL Server
3 201 (11.61%) NoSQL
4 166 (9.59%) Relational Database
5 149 (8.61%) MongoDB
6 112 (6.47%) Big Data
7 105 (6.07%) PostgreSQL
8 78 (4.51%) Hadoop
9 60 (3.47%) Redis
10 52 (3.00%) Amazon RDS
11 46 (2.66%) Apache Cassandra
12 44 (2.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 40 (2.31%) Neo4j
14 38 (2.20%) Apache Hive
15 35 (2.02%) Sqoop
16 31 (1.79%) Spark SQL
17 29 (1.68%) HBase
18 28 (1.62%) Blockchain
19 25 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 23 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 520 (30.04%) Git (software)
2 517 (29.87%) Jenkins
3 295 (17.04%) JIRA
4 155 (8.95%) GitLab
4 155 (8.95%) Maven
5 137 (7.91%) TeamCity
6 114 (6.59%) Bitbucket
7 112 (6.47%) Selenium
8 95 (5.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 94 (5.43%) Octopus Deploy
10 85 (4.91%) Cucumber
11 80 (4.62%) Subversion
12 78 (4.51%) SonarQube
13 72 (4.16%) Sonatype Nexus
14 60 (3.47%) webpack
15 57 (3.29%) Visual Studio
16 56 (3.24%) Gradle
17 55 (3.18%) JUnit
18 46 (2.66%) Ant
19 43 (2.48%) Vagrant
General
1 357 (20.62%) Finance
2 117 (6.76%) Retail
3 97 (5.60%) Banking
4 94 (5.43%) Front Office
5 91 (5.26%) Marketing
6 70 (4.04%) Games
7 47 (2.72%) Manufacturing
8 45 (2.60%) Telecoms
9 41 (2.37%) Advertising
10 30 (1.73%) Electronics
11 24 (1.39%) Legal
12 15 (0.87%) Billing
13 9 (0.52%) Law
14 7 (0.40%) Investment Banking
14 7 (0.40%) Publishing
15 6 (0.35%) Automotive
16 5 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
17 4 (0.23%) Financial Institution
18 3 (0.17%) Retail Banking
19 1 (0.058%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 851 (49.16%) Developer
2 217 (12.54%) Software Engineer
3 169 (9.76%) Java Developer
4 168 (9.71%) DevOps Engineer
5 157 (9.07%) Senior Developer
6 127 (7.34%) AWS Engineer
7 110 (6.35%) PHP Developer
8 109 (6.30%) Architect
9 93 (5.37%) Full Stack Developer
10 85 (4.91%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 77 (4.45%) Web Developer
12 74 (4.27%) JavaScript Developer
13 63 (3.64%) .NET Developer
14 60 (3.47%) Lead Architect
15 59 (3.41%) Software Developer
16 56 (3.24%) AWS Software Engineer
17 54 (3.12%) Cloud Engineer
18 53 (3.06%) C# Developer
18 53 (3.06%) Junior
19 51 (2.95%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 440 (25.42%) React
2 437 (25.25%) HTML
3 426 (24.61%) CSS
4 381 (22.01%) Node.js
5 337 (19.47%) AngularJS
6 295 (17.04%) Web Services
7 269 (15.54%) .NET
8 245 (14.15%) REST
9 222 (12.82%) RESTful
10 213 (12.31%) HTML5
11 175 (10.11%) Spring
12 162 (9.36%) JSON
13 145 (8.38%) jQuery
14 118 (6.82%) Vue.js
15 107 (6.18%) Laravel
16 105 (6.07%) ASP.NET
17 104 (6.01%) CSS3
18 99 (5.72%) Redux
19 98 (5.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 95 (5.49%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 177 (10.23%) User Experience
2 115 (6.64%) Mobile App
3 93 (5.37%) Derivative
4 90 (5.20%) Fixed Income
4 90 (5.20%) Greenfield Project
5 89 (5.14%) Algorithms
6 78 (4.51%) Analytical Skills
7 72 (4.16%) Linux Command Line
8 61 (3.52%) Cloud Native
9 44 (2.54%) Blog
10 41 (2.37%) Data Structures
11 35 (2.02%) Public Cloud
12 29 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
13 28 (1.62%) Self-Motivation
14 23 (1.33%) Hybrid Cloud
15 22 (1.27%) Management Information System
16 21 (1.21%) Virtual Team
17 19 (1.10%) Data Centre
17 19 (1.10%) Social Media
18 18 (1.04%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 408 (23.57%) Linux
2 200 (11.55%) Windows
3 99 (5.72%) Android
4 98 (5.66%) Apple iOS
5 79 (4.56%) Unix
6 60 (3.47%) Windows Server
7 31 (1.79%) Ubuntu
8 26 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 23 (1.33%) Mac OS
10 18 (1.04%) CentOS
11 8 (0.46%) Debian
12 6 (0.35%) Windows 10
13 5 (0.29%) Windows 7
14 4 (0.23%) Fedora
14 4 (0.23%) FreeRTOS
14 4 (0.23%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.23%) Oracle Linux
14 4 (0.23%) SUSE
14 4 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (0.23%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 888 (51.30%) Agile Software Development
2 585 (33.80%) DevOps
3 511 (29.52%) Software Engineering
4 387 (22.36%) Continuous Integration
5 358 (20.68%) TDD
6 323 (18.66%) Scrum
7 251 (14.50%) Test Automation
8 246 (14.21%) Mentoring
9 218 (12.59%) Microservices
10 216 (12.48%) Problem-Solving
11 197 (11.38%) OO
12 196 (11.32%) Front End Development
13 172 (9.94%) Open Source
14 162 (9.36%) Kanban
15 158 (9.13%) Web Development
16 154 (8.90%) Computer Science
17 145 (8.38%) Unit Testing
18 143 (8.26%) Fintech
19 141 (8.15%) Configuration Management
20 134 (7.74%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 762 (44.02%) JavaScript
2 594 (34.32%) Java
3 496 (28.65%) Python
4 409 (23.63%) SQL
5 390 (22.53%) C#
6 272 (15.71%) PHP
7 175 (10.11%) C++
8 155 (8.95%) Bash Shell
9 150 (8.67%) Ruby
10 120 (6.93%) PowerShell
11 109 (6.30%) ES6
12 97 (5.60%) TypeScript
13 85 (4.91%) Java 8
14 74 (4.27%) Scala
15 45 (2.60%) Apple Swift
16 42 (2.43%) Go
17 40 (2.31%) Kotlin
17 40 (2.31%) R
18 38 (2.20%) Perl
18 38 (2.20%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 195 (11.27%) Degree
2 65 (3.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 46 (2.66%) PhD
4 22 (1.27%) AWS Certification
5 13 (0.75%) Postgraduate
6 10 (0.58%) Network+ Certification
7 9 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (0.52%) SC Cleared
7 9 (0.52%) Security Cleared
8 6 (0.35%) CCNA
8 6 (0.35%) CCNP
8 6 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (0.35%) Numerate Degree
9 3 (0.17%) GCIA
9 3 (0.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (0.17%) Master's Degree
9 3 (0.17%) MCP
9 3 (0.17%) MCSE
9 3 (0.17%) SSCP
9 3 (0.17%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 185 (10.69%) QA
2 13 (0.75%) Data Quality
2 13 (0.75%) GDPR
3 3 (0.17%) SLA
4 2 (0.12%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 2 (0.12%) COBIT
4 2 (0.12%) GAMP
4 2 (0.12%) GxP
4 2 (0.12%) ISO 13485
4 2 (0.12%) MISRA
4 2 (0.12%) MISRA C
4 2 (0.12%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.12%) PSD2
4 2 (0.12%) WCAG
5 1 (0.058%) FedRAMP
5 1 (0.058%) HL7
5 1 (0.058%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.058%) JTAG
5 1 (0.058%) WAI
System Software
1 517 (29.87%) Docker
2 50 (2.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (1.85%) Apache Flume
4 31 (1.79%) HDFS
5 28 (1.62%) Active Directory
6 15 (0.87%) Firmware
7 11 (0.64%) Hyper-V
7 11 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
8 10 (0.58%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 10 (0.58%) Slurm Workload Manager
9 6 (0.35%) vSphere
10 4 (0.23%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 4 (0.23%) etcd
10 4 (0.23%) GridGain
11 3 (0.17%) BitLocker
11 3 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
11 3 (0.17%) XenApp
12 2 (0.12%) NFS
12 2 (0.12%) Squid
12 2 (0.12%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 283 (16.35%) Ansible
2 260 (15.02%) Kubernetes
3 248 (14.33%) Terraform
4 207 (11.96%) Puppet
5 178 (10.28%) Opscode Chef
6 70 (4.04%) Grafana
7 59 (3.41%) Prometheus
8 39 (2.25%) Salt
9 33 (1.91%) Kibana
10 29 (1.68%) Docker Swarm
10 29 (1.68%) Graphite
10 29 (1.68%) Packer
11 27 (1.56%) Consul
12 26 (1.50%) Oozie
13 23 (1.33%) Rancher
14 15 (0.87%) logstash
15 12 (0.69%) SCCM
16 11 (0.64%) Microsoft Intune
17 8 (0.46%) HAProxy
17 8 (0.46%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 195 (11.27%) Microsoft
2 144 (8.32%) Google
3 113 (6.53%) Oracle
4 87 (5.03%) Bloomberg
4 87 (5.03%) Reuters
5 56 (3.24%) Splunk
6 53 (3.06%) AppDynamics
7 52 (3.00%) VMware
8 49 (2.83%) Atlassian
9 36 (2.08%) SAP
10 31 (1.79%) Hortonworks
11 29 (1.68%) Cloudera
11 29 (1.68%) SaltStack
12 28 (1.62%) New Relic
13 26 (1.50%) Adobe
14 23 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
15 21 (1.21%) WorldPay
16 20 (1.16%) IBM
16 20 (1.16%) Red Hat
17 14 (0.81%) SolarWinds