Period
to 30 March 2020

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 30 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
UK
6 months to
30 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 244 277 283
Rank change year-on-year +33 +6 +77
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 1,541 1,815 2,056
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.30% 1.22% 1.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.77% 4.44% 5.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,184 1,360 1,711
Median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.52% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £90,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%

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 40,877 40,857 40,024
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 34.54% 27.39% 22.57%
Number of salaries quoted 33,218 32,621 32,966
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,000 £30,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £91,250 £87,500 £82,500
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 proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for GitHub in the UK

GitHub
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for GitHub in the UK

GitHub
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing GitHub over the 6 months to 30 March 2020.

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 30 March 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 +28 1,468 £57,500 - 211
London +37 775 £65,000 - 96
UK excluding London +18 734 £50,000 - 125
South East +75 273 £51,750 -5.91% 37
North of England +23 213 £45,000 -6.25% 45
North West +42 151 £42,500 -5.56% 21
Work from Home +18 118 £55,000 -12.00% 16
Midlands +19 109 £50,000 +21.21% 12
West Midlands +44 68 £48,300 +7.33% 6
South West -17 53 £45,000 -5.26% 13
Yorkshire -22 52 £52,500 +5.00% 24
East of England +14 48 £48,750 -22.00% 7
East Midlands -15 41 £55,000 +37.50% 6
Scotland +47 33 £53,775 +53.64% 7
Wales -8 12 £55,000 +50.68% 4
North East +8 10 £46,250 -6.26%

For the 6 months to 30 March 2020, 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.

1 876 (56.85%) Agile Software Development
2 584 (37.90%) JavaScript
3 569 (36.92%) Git (software)
4 521 (33.81%) Jenkins
5 495 (32.12%) AWS
6 492 (31.93%) DevOps
7 478 (31.02%) Java
8 428 (27.77%) Docker
9 391 (25.37%) Python
10 365 (23.69%) C#
11 356 (23.10%) .NET
12 343 (22.26%) HTML
12 343 (22.26%) Azure
13 336 (21.80%) JIRA
14 327 (21.22%) Kubernetes
15 323 (20.96%) SQL
16 306 (19.86%) Scrum
16 306 (19.86%) TDD
17 295 (19.14%) CSS
18 293 (19.01%) Software Engineering
19 288 (18.69%) Linux
20 283 (18.36%) Microservices
21 279 (18.11%) Node.js
22 276 (17.91%) Finance
23 270 (17.52%) REST
24 258 (16.74%) Continuous Integration
25 248 (16.09%) Test Automation
26 222 (14.41%) AngularJS
27 214 (13.89%) Ansible
28 210 (13.63%) Bitbucket

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
1 161 (10.45%) Confluence
2 60 (3.89%) CMS
3 42 (2.73%) Apache
4 41 (2.66%) Elasticsearch
4 41 (2.66%) WordPress
5 31 (2.01%) IIS
6 28 (1.82%) Cloud Foundry
6 28 (1.82%) nginx
7 27 (1.75%) Apache Spark
8 18 (1.17%) Tomcat
9 17 (1.10%) OpenStack
9 17 (1.10%) Umbraco
10 15 (0.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 14 (0.91%) SharePoint
12 13 (0.84%) Mule
12 13 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
13 11 (0.71%) Oracle Service Bus
13 11 (0.71%) WebLogic
14 9 (0.58%) Drupal
15 8 (0.52%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 28 (1.82%) InVision
2 27 (1.75%) Adobe XD
3 25 (1.62%) Zeplin
4 20 (1.30%) Photoshop
5 15 (0.97%) Microsoft Excel
6 9 (0.58%) Sketch
7 7 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 7 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.26%) Notepad++
9 1 (0.065%) 3ds Max
9 1 (0.065%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.065%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.065%) Figma
9 1 (0.065%) InDesign
9 1 (0.065%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.065%) Marvel
9 1 (0.065%) Microsoft Office
9 1 (0.065%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 30 (1.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (1.75%) Magento
3 10 (0.65%) Oracle Applications
4 8 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
6 4 (0.26%) Infor M3
7 3 (0.19%) NetSuite
7 3 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.13%) Distributed Ledger
8 2 (0.13%) Raiser's Edge
9 1 (0.065%) Shopify
9 1 (0.065%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 495 (32.12%) AWS
2 343 (22.26%) Azure
3 156 (10.12%) GCP
4 96 (6.23%) Serverless
5 90 (5.84%) SaaS
6 80 (5.19%) Amazon EC2
7 74 (4.80%) Amazon S3
8 70 (4.54%) AWS CloudFormation
9 57 (3.70%) Slack
10 54 (3.50%) AWS Lambda
11 52 (3.37%) Amazon ECS
12 42 (2.73%) npm
12 42 (2.73%) OpenShift
12 42 (2.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 36 (2.34%) AWS CodeDeploy
14 34 (2.21%) IaaS
15 33 (2.14%) PaaS
16 31 (2.01%) Amazon SQS
17 30 (1.95%) AWS CodePipeline
18 24 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 66 (4.28%) Internet
2 49 (3.18%) Firewall
3 39 (2.53%) TCP/IP
4 23 (1.49%) Wireless
5 22 (1.43%) LTE
6 21 (1.36%) DNS
6 21 (1.36%) SSL
7 17 (1.10%) HTTP
7 17 (1.10%) Wi-Fi
8 16 (1.04%) Bluetooth
8 16 (1.04%) MQTT
9 15 (0.97%) VPN
10 14 (0.91%) Intranet
11 11 (0.71%) VLAN
12 8 (0.52%) DHCP
12 8 (0.52%) Network Security
12 8 (0.52%) SNMP
13 6 (0.39%) GSM
13 6 (0.39%) UMTS
14 5 (0.32%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (9.54%) SQL Server
2 125 (8.11%) MySQL
3 105 (6.81%) NoSQL
4 94 (6.10%) Relational Database
5 83 (5.39%) PostgreSQL
6 82 (5.32%) MongoDB
7 62 (4.02%) Redis
8 47 (3.05%) Amazon RDS
9 43 (2.79%) Big Data
10 31 (2.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 28 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
11 28 (1.82%) Hadoop
12 24 (1.56%) Data Lake
13 18 (1.17%) Amazon Redshift
13 18 (1.17%) Blockchain
14 15 (0.97%) Power BI
15 14 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 12 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 11 (0.71%) Oracle Database
17 11 (0.71%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 569 (36.92%) Git (software)
2 521 (33.81%) Jenkins
3 336 (21.80%) JIRA
4 210 (13.63%) Bitbucket
5 152 (9.86%) GitLab
6 147 (9.54%) Selenium
7 134 (8.70%) Maven
8 118 (7.66%) TeamCity
9 106 (6.88%) Cucumber
10 88 (5.71%) Sonatype Nexus
11 66 (4.28%) Team Foundation Server
12 65 (4.22%) Subversion
13 62 (4.02%) Octopus Deploy
14 60 (3.89%) Visual Studio
15 58 (3.76%) Jasmine
16 56 (3.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 55 (3.57%) SonarQube
18 54 (3.50%) CircleCI
19 53 (3.44%) JUnit
20 52 (3.37%) WebDriver
General
1 276 (17.91%) Finance
2 92 (5.97%) Banking
3 61 (3.96%) Games
4 49 (3.18%) Marketing
5 41 (2.66%) Retail
6 40 (2.60%) Legal
7 35 (2.27%) Public Sector
8 31 (2.01%) Publishing
9 24 (1.56%) Law
10 21 (1.36%) Front Office
11 18 (1.17%) Financial Institution
12 14 (0.91%) Retail Banking
13 10 (0.65%) Electronics
13 10 (0.65%) Investment Banking
14 6 (0.39%) Advertising
14 6 (0.39%) Manufacturing
15 5 (0.32%) Aerospace
15 5 (0.32%) Billing
15 5 (0.32%) Telecoms
16 4 (0.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 698 (45.30%) Developer
2 204 (13.24%) DevOps Engineer
3 154 (9.99%) Software Engineer
4 145 (9.41%) Senior Developer
5 93 (6.04%) .NET Developer
6 91 (5.91%) C# Developer
6 91 (5.91%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 86 (5.58%) Full Stack Developer
8 69 (4.48%) Software Developer
9 64 (4.15%) AWS Engineer
9 64 (4.15%) Java Developer
9 64 (4.15%) React Developer
10 60 (3.89%) PHP Developer
11 53 (3.44%) JavaScript Developer
12 51 (3.31%) Junior
13 49 (3.18%) C# .NET Developer
14 46 (2.99%) AWS DevOps
15 44 (2.86%) AWS DevOps Engineer
16 39 (2.53%) Senior Software Engineer
17 38 (2.47%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 356 (23.10%) .NET
2 343 (22.26%) HTML
3 295 (19.14%) CSS
4 279 (18.11%) Node.js
5 270 (17.52%) REST
6 222 (14.41%) AngularJS
7 207 (13.43%) React
8 166 (10.77%) Web Services
9 151 (9.80%) HTML5
10 146 (9.47%) RESTful
11 143 (9.28%) JSON
12 108 (7.01%) Spring
13 95 (6.16%) SOAP
14 89 (5.78%) jQuery
15 87 (5.65%) CSS3
16 84 (5.45%) Sass
17 66 (4.28%) Redux
18 64 (4.15%) Vue.js
19 63 (4.09%) ASP.NET
20 59 (3.83%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 133 (8.63%) User Experience
2 109 (7.07%) Mobile App
3 73 (4.74%) Analytical Skills
4 70 (4.54%) Greenfield Project
5 67 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
6 55 (3.57%) Public Cloud
7 51 (3.31%) Cloud Native
8 40 (2.60%) Data Structures
9 35 (2.27%) Linux Command Line
10 33 (2.14%) Algorithms
11 21 (1.36%) Blog
12 18 (1.17%) Internet of Things
13 16 (1.04%) Hybrid Cloud
13 16 (1.04%) Management Information System
14 14 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
15 13 (0.84%) Online Banking
16 12 (0.78%) Data Centre
16 12 (0.78%) Social Media
17 10 (0.65%) IVR
17 10 (0.65%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 288 (18.69%) Linux
2 162 (10.51%) Windows
3 111 (7.20%) Android
3 111 (7.20%) Apple iOS
4 49 (3.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 47 (3.05%) Unix
6 45 (2.92%) CentOS
7 43 (2.79%) Windows Server
8 17 (1.10%) Ubuntu
9 11 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (0.65%) Mac OS
11 8 (0.52%) Windows Server 2016
12 4 (0.26%) Debian
12 4 (0.26%) Solaris
13 3 (0.19%) zOS
14 2 (0.13%) CoreOS
15 1 (0.065%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 876 (56.85%) Agile Software Development
2 492 (31.93%) DevOps
3 306 (19.86%) Scrum
3 306 (19.86%) TDD
4 293 (19.01%) Software Engineering
5 283 (18.36%) Microservices
6 258 (16.74%) Continuous Integration
7 248 (16.09%) Test Automation
8 202 (13.11%) BDD
9 172 (11.16%) Front End Development
10 171 (11.10%) Open Source
11 160 (10.38%) OO
12 151 (9.80%) Problem-Solving
13 143 (9.28%) Fintech
14 132 (8.57%) Computer Science
15 124 (8.05%) Mentoring
16 101 (6.55%) Web Development
17 98 (6.36%) Unit Testing
18 97 (6.29%) Analytics
19 94 (6.10%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 584 (37.90%) JavaScript
2 478 (31.02%) Java
3 391 (25.37%) Python
4 365 (23.69%) C#
5 323 (20.96%) SQL
6 175 (11.36%) PHP
7 136 (8.83%) Ruby
8 114 (7.40%) TypeScript
9 112 (7.27%) Bash Shell
10 92 (5.97%) PowerShell
11 79 (5.13%) C++
12 75 (4.87%) ES6
13 68 (4.41%) Java 8
14 64 (4.15%) Kotlin
15 56 (3.63%) Go
16 53 (3.44%) C
17 48 (3.11%) Apple Swift
18 46 (2.99%) Scala
19 43 (2.79%) T-SQL
20 34 (2.21%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 160 (10.38%) Degree
2 53 (3.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 30 (1.95%) Security Cleared
4 19 (1.23%) SC Cleared
5 14 (0.91%) ISTQB
6 11 (0.71%) Oracle Certification
7 9 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (0.45%) CCNA
8 7 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (0.45%) ISEB
9 6 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (0.32%) AWS Certification
10 5 (0.32%) HNC
10 5 (0.32%) JNCIE
10 5 (0.32%) JNCIP
10 5 (0.32%) MCSE
10 5 (0.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (0.26%) GCIA
11 4 (0.26%) GSEC
11 4 (0.26%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 147 (9.54%) QA
2 11 (0.71%) GDPR
3 10 (0.65%) WCAG
4 8 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.45%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.26%) PMO
7 1 (0.065%) JTAG
7 1 (0.065%) SLA
System Software
1 428 (27.77%) Docker
2 23 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (1.17%) Firmware
4 12 (0.78%) vSphere
5 10 (0.65%) Active Directory
6 5 (0.32%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.32%) Xen
7 4 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 4 (0.26%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 4 (0.26%) OpenAM
7 4 (0.26%) OpenDJ
7 4 (0.26%) OpenIDM
8 3 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.065%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.065%) Ceph
10 1 (0.065%) GridGain
10 1 (0.065%) iptables
10 1 (0.065%) Varnish
10 1 (0.065%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 327 (21.22%) Kubernetes
2 214 (13.89%) Ansible
3 204 (13.24%) Terraform
4 138 (8.96%) Puppet
5 76 (4.93%) Opscode Chef
6 59 (3.83%) Packer
7 48 (3.11%) Grafana
8 35 (2.27%) Prometheus
9 33 (2.14%) Graphite
10 30 (1.95%) Consul
11 26 (1.69%) Docker Swarm
12 18 (1.17%) Kibana
13 15 (0.97%) Istio
14 13 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
15 10 (0.65%) Mesos
16 8 (0.52%) MIIS
16 8 (0.52%) Pingdom
17 7 (0.45%) ZABBIX
18 6 (0.39%) Rancher
19 5 (0.32%) cPanel
Vendors
1 118 (7.66%) Microsoft
2 114 (7.40%) Google
3 47 (3.05%) Oracle
4 43 (2.79%) Adobe
5 37 (2.40%) VMware
6 35 (2.27%) Splunk
7 30 (1.95%) HP
8 28 (1.82%) New Relic
9 24 (1.56%) Atlassian
10 22 (1.43%) Tableau
11 21 (1.36%) AppDynamics
11 21 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
11 21 (1.36%) ServiceNow
12 16 (1.04%) SAP
13 14 (0.91%) Apple
14 13 (0.84%) Sitecore
15 12 (0.78%) Cisco
15 12 (0.78%) SolarWinds
16 11 (0.71%) Juniper
16 11 (0.71%) Rollbar