Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
UK
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 285 291 400
Rank change year-on-year +6 +109 +71
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 1,800 2,026 1,388
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.19% 1.15% 0.79%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.66% 5.53% 5.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1,237 1,544 1,134
UK median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% +15.79%
10th Percentile £32,750 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £87,700 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +20.00%

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 38,609 36,617 24,476
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 25.51% 20.71% 14.01%
Number of salaries quoted 30,771 30,308 20,507
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%

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 20 February 2019.

Salary histogram for GitHub in the UK

GitHub
Top 15 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 20 February 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 +10 1,724 £57,500 +9.52% 408
UK excluding London +38 969 £50,000 +17.65% 209
London -13 785 £65,000 +4.00% 216
South East -7 286 £55,000 +22.22% 42
North of England +78 275 £49,337 +16.09% 71
Midlands +46 153 £40,000 +14.29% 27
Yorkshire +102 134 £49,337 -1.33% 26
North West +29 127 £47,500 +26.67% 40
South West +20 112 £55,000 +29.41% 25
East of England +9 92 £50,340 +6.65% 28
East Midlands +46 77 £40,000 +37.93% 14
West Midlands +20 76 £45,000 +36.36% 13
Scotland -12 34 £45,000 +20.00% 9
Wales +31 17 £40,000 +11.89% 4
North East +18 14 £49,337 -9.47% 5

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 1,058 (58.78%) Agile Software Development
2 779 (43.28%) JavaScript
3 684 (38.00%) Java
4 656 (36.44%) Jenkins
5 648 (36.00%) Amazon AWS
6 618 (34.33%) Git (software)
7 590 (32.78%) DevOps
8 506 (28.11%) HTML
9 497 (27.61%) Linux
10 493 (27.39%) Continuous Integration
11 490 (27.22%) CSS
12 481 (26.72%) Docker
13 458 (25.44%) Python
14 457 (25.39%) SQL
15 415 (23.06%) Software Engineering
16 397 (22.06%) TDD
16 397 (22.06%) Microsoft Azure
17 374 (20.78%) Node.js
18 362 (20.11%) Scrum
19 350 (19.44%) JIRA
20 331 (18.39%) C#
21 323 (17.94%) Test Automation
21 323 (17.94%) React
22 303 (16.83%) Ansible
23 296 (16.44%) Degree
24 281 (15.61%) Kubernetes
24 281 (15.61%) Microservices
25 276 (15.33%) REST
26 275 (15.28%) AngularJS
27 271 (15.06%) Open Source

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
1 138 (7.67%) Apache
2 127 (7.06%) Confluence
3 121 (6.72%) Apache Spark
4 120 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
5 80 (4.44%) CMS
6 78 (4.33%) Cloud Foundry
7 66 (3.67%) WordPress
8 63 (3.50%) Tomcat
9 47 (2.61%) nginx
10 42 (2.33%) Drupal
11 31 (1.72%) SharePoint
12 28 (1.56%) OpenStack
13 27 (1.50%) Mule
14 22 (1.22%) Apache Solr
15 20 (1.11%) IIS
16 19 (1.06%) GlassFish
16 19 (1.06%) JBoss
17 18 (1.00%) Anypoint
17 18 (1.00%) Ethereum
18 17 (0.94%) WebLogic
Applications
1 22 (1.22%) Photoshop
2 21 (1.17%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 10 (0.56%) Microsoft Excel
4 9 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (0.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (0.22%) Mingle
6 4 (0.22%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.11%) Chatbot
7 2 (0.11%) InVision
7 2 (0.11%) SPSS
8 1 (0.056%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.056%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.056%) InDesign
8 1 (0.056%) Notepad++
8 1 (0.056%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 45 (2.50%) Magento
2 23 (1.28%) Payment Gateway
3 10 (0.56%) Distributed Ledger
3 10 (0.56%) Summit
4 5 (0.28%) R3 Corda
5 4 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.22%) NetSuite
5 4 (0.22%) Scribe Insight
6 3 (0.17%) Eloqua
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.11%) SAP Business One
7 2 (0.11%) Shopify
7 2 (0.11%) Teamcenter
8 1 (0.056%) Bankmaster
Cloud Services
1 648 (36.00%) Amazon AWS
2 397 (22.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 136 (7.56%) Google Cloud Platform
4 105 (5.83%) AWS CloudFormation
5 97 (5.39%) Slack
6 82 (4.56%) SaaS
7 81 (4.50%) OpenShift
8 78 (4.33%) PaaS
9 77 (4.28%) Amazon S3
10 74 (4.11%) Cloud Computing
11 64 (3.56%) Serverless
12 62 (3.44%) Amazon EC2
13 61 (3.39%) IaaS
14 46 (2.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 46 (2.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 42 (2.33%) npm
16 39 (2.17%) AWS Lambda
17 31 (1.72%) NuGet
18 26 (1.44%) Heroku
19 25 (1.39%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 78 (4.33%) HTTP
2 57 (3.17%) TCP/IP
3 48 (2.67%) Firewall
4 29 (1.61%) DNS
5 27 (1.50%) Internet
5 27 (1.50%) Skype
6 18 (1.00%) DHCP
7 17 (0.94%) LAN
7 17 (0.94%) WAN
8 15 (0.83%) RS-485
8 15 (0.83%) SNMP
9 14 (0.78%) Modbus
9 14 (0.78%) VPN
10 12 (0.67%) SSH
10 12 (0.67%) Wireless
11 11 (0.61%) ICMP
11 11 (0.61%) Intranet
12 10 (0.56%) HTTPS
13 8 (0.44%) AMQP
13 8 (0.44%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 268 (14.89%) MySQL
2 253 (14.06%) NoSQL
3 230 (12.78%) SQL Server
4 181 (10.06%) MongoDB
5 164 (9.11%) PostgreSQL
6 138 (7.67%) Big Data
7 131 (7.28%) Relational Database
8 120 (6.67%) Redis
9 110 (6.11%) Hadoop
10 62 (3.44%) Apache Cassandra
10 62 (3.44%) Blockchain
11 58 (3.22%) Amazon RDS
12 53 (2.94%) Apache Hive
13 48 (2.67%) Spark SQL
14 44 (2.44%) HBase
15 41 (2.28%) Sqoop
16 30 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 29 (1.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 28 (1.56%) MariaDB
19 24 (1.33%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 656 (36.44%) Jenkins
2 618 (34.33%) Git (software)
3 350 (19.44%) JIRA
4 222 (12.33%) Maven
5 172 (9.56%) Selenium
6 152 (8.44%) Bitbucket
7 149 (8.28%) GitLab
8 136 (7.56%) Subversion
9 126 (7.00%) Cucumber
10 116 (6.44%) TeamCity
11 110 (6.11%) Sonatype Nexus
12 105 (5.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 105 (5.83%) SonarQube
13 101 (5.61%) Visual Studio
14 85 (4.72%) Gradle
15 78 (4.33%) Octopus Deploy
16 67 (3.72%) JUnit
17 62 (3.44%) Team Foundation Server
18 52 (2.89%) webpack
19 51 (2.83%) Vagrant
General
1 239 (13.28%) Finance
2 128 (7.11%) Banking
3 109 (6.06%) Marketing
4 100 (5.56%) Retail
5 78 (4.33%) Manufacturing
6 66 (3.67%) Games
7 48 (2.67%) Telecoms
8 38 (2.11%) Automotive
9 22 (1.22%) Advertising
10 15 (0.83%) Billing
11 14 (0.78%) Electronics
12 13 (0.72%) Law
13 11 (0.61%) Retail Banking
14 10 (0.56%) Legal
15 9 (0.50%) Investment Banking
16 8 (0.44%) Financial Institution
16 8 (0.44%) Publishing
17 4 (0.22%) Aerospace
17 4 (0.22%) Back Office
18 3 (0.17%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 848 (47.11%) Developer
2 209 (11.61%) DevOps Engineer
3 183 (10.17%) Senior Developer
4 182 (10.11%) Software Engineer
5 170 (9.44%) Java Developer
6 102 (5.67%) Full Stack Developer
7 93 (5.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 88 (4.89%) PHP Developer
9 74 (4.11%) JavaScript Developer
10 72 (4.00%) Architect
11 67 (3.72%) Web Developer
12 61 (3.39%) .NET Developer
12 61 (3.39%) Junior
12 61 (3.39%) Test Engineer
13 60 (3.33%) C# Developer
14 58 (3.22%) Platform Engineer
15 57 (3.17%) Node.js Developer
16 52 (2.89%) Cloud Engineer
17 45 (2.50%) Senior Software Engineer
18 44 (2.44%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 506 (28.11%) HTML
2 490 (27.22%) CSS
3 374 (20.78%) Node.js
4 323 (17.94%) React
5 276 (15.33%) REST
6 275 (15.28%) AngularJS
7 261 (14.50%) RESTful
8 254 (14.11%) HTML5
9 231 (12.83%) .NET
10 222 (12.33%) Spring
11 221 (12.28%) Web Services
12 203 (11.28%) JSON
13 174 (9.67%) jQuery
14 143 (7.94%) CSS3
15 130 (7.22%) Kafka
16 124 (6.89%) XML
17 118 (6.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 100 (5.56%) Redux
19 97 (5.39%) Vue.js
20 90 (5.00%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 190 (10.56%) User Experience
2 155 (8.61%) Mobile App
3 108 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
4 87 (4.83%) Linux Command Line
5 85 (4.72%) Greenfield Project
6 73 (4.06%) Algorithms
7 63 (3.50%) Fintech
8 52 (2.89%) Self-Motivation
9 51 (2.83%) Blog
10 48 (2.67%) Data Structures
11 47 (2.61%) Public Cloud
12 42 (2.33%) Cloud Native
13 39 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
14 30 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
15 28 (1.56%) Social Media
16 25 (1.39%) Virtual Team
17 24 (1.33%) Mobile Payment
18 23 (1.28%) Device Driver
19 22 (1.22%) Embedded Systems
20 18 (1.00%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 497 (27.61%) Linux
2 209 (11.61%) Windows
3 158 (8.78%) Android
4 143 (7.94%) Apple iOS
5 123 (6.83%) Unix
6 92 (5.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 39 (2.17%) CentOS
8 35 (1.94%) Windows Server
9 34 (1.89%) Mac OS
10 29 (1.61%) Ubuntu
11 18 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 14 (0.78%) FreeRTOS
13 13 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
14 11 (0.61%) Mac OS X
15 10 (0.56%) Amazon Linux
16 7 (0.39%) VMS
16 7 (0.39%) Windows Phone
16 7 (0.39%) Windows Phone 8
17 5 (0.28%) SmartOS
18 4 (0.22%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,058 (58.78%) Agile Software Development
2 590 (32.78%) DevOps
3 493 (27.39%) Continuous Integration
4 415 (23.06%) Software Engineering
5 397 (22.06%) TDD
6 362 (20.11%) Scrum
7 323 (17.94%) Test Automation
8 281 (15.61%) Microservices
9 271 (15.06%) Open Source
10 214 (11.89%) Web Development
11 196 (10.89%) Mentoring
12 182 (10.11%) Continuous Delivery
13 181 (10.06%) Kanban
13 181 (10.06%) OO
13 181 (10.06%) Problem-Solving
14 149 (8.28%) Configuration Management
15 147 (8.17%) BDD
15 147 (8.17%) MVC
16 146 (8.11%) Computer Science
17 121 (6.72%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 779 (43.28%) JavaScript
2 684 (38.00%) Java
3 458 (25.44%) Python
4 457 (25.39%) SQL
5 331 (18.39%) C#
6 224 (12.44%) PHP
7 161 (8.94%) Ruby
8 144 (8.00%) C++
9 128 (7.11%) ES6
10 110 (6.11%) Bash Shell
11 109 (6.06%) Scala
12 101 (5.61%) PowerShell
13 87 (4.83%) C
14 86 (4.78%) Java 8
15 85 (4.72%) TypeScript
16 68 (3.78%) Perl
17 66 (3.67%) Go
18 64 (3.56%) Kotlin
19 51 (2.83%) Shell Script
20 48 (2.67%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 296 (16.44%) Degree
2 103 (5.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 54 (3.00%) AWS Certification
4 44 (2.44%) Security Cleared
5 41 (2.28%) RHCE
6 37 (2.06%) SC Cleared
7 32 (1.78%) PhD
8 28 (1.56%) RHCSA
9 19 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (0.83%) MCSE
11 14 (0.78%) Postgraduate
12 13 (0.72%) MCITP
12 13 (0.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 11 (0.61%) GCIA
13 11 (0.61%) GCIH
13 11 (0.61%) GSEC
13 11 (0.61%) SSCP
14 10 (0.56%) DV Cleared
14 10 (0.56%) MCSA
15 6 (0.33%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 199 (11.06%) QA
2 18 (1.00%) GDPR
3 6 (0.33%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.22%) PMO
4 4 (0.22%) SLA
4 4 (0.22%) WCAG
5 2 (0.11%) HL7
5 2 (0.11%) ISO 13485
5 2 (0.11%) ISO 26262
5 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.056%) COBIT
6 1 (0.056%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.056%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.056%) MISRA
6 1 (0.056%) MISRA C
6 1 (0.056%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 481 (26.72%) Docker
2 54 (3.00%) HDFS
3 44 (2.44%) Firmware
4 40 (2.22%) Apache Flume
5 31 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
5 31 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
6 29 (1.61%) Active Directory
7 25 (1.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 16 (0.89%) Varnish
9 8 (0.44%) Hyper-V
10 4 (0.22%) etcd
10 4 (0.22%) GridGain
10 4 (0.22%) SkyDNS
10 4 (0.22%) Squid
10 4 (0.22%) VirtualBox
10 4 (0.22%) VMware Server
11 3 (0.17%) Postfix
12 2 (0.11%) KVM
12 2 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.11%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 303 (16.83%) Ansible
2 281 (15.61%) Kubernetes
3 251 (13.94%) Puppet
4 220 (12.22%) Terraform
5 175 (9.72%) Opscode Chef
6 79 (4.39%) Packer
7 74 (4.11%) Grafana
8 69 (3.83%) Prometheus
9 59 (3.28%) Consul
10 48 (2.67%) Docker Swarm
11 47 (2.61%) Graphite
12 45 (2.50%) Oozie
13 33 (1.83%) Kibana
14 29 (1.61%) Salt
15 18 (1.00%) logstash
15 18 (1.00%) Rancher
16 12 (0.67%) rkt
17 11 (0.61%) Nagios
18 10 (0.56%) Hadoop YARN
19 9 (0.50%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 237 (13.17%) Microsoft
2 175 (9.72%) Oracle
3 112 (6.22%) Google
4 84 (4.67%) Red Hat
4 84 (4.67%) Splunk
5 61 (3.39%) AppDynamics
6 57 (3.17%) Atlassian
7 50 (2.78%) Hortonworks
8 48 (2.67%) VMware
9 38 (2.11%) Cloudera
10 37 (2.06%) New Relic
11 29 (1.61%) WorldPay
12 24 (1.33%) MuleSoft
12 24 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
13 22 (1.22%) SAP
14 20 (1.11%) Adobe
14 20 (1.11%) Tableau
15 19 (1.06%) Cognizant
16 15 (0.83%) ServiceNow
17 14 (0.78%) Palo Alto