Period
to 20 June 2018

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 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
UK
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 286 307 426
Rank change year-on-year +21 +119 +92
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 2,011 1,883 1,470
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.17% 1.09% 0.73%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.14% 6.75% 6.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1,457 1,469 1,323
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,650 £29,750 £28,550
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £83,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% +13.33% -2.60%

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 39,098 27,897 23,604
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.69% 16.19% 11.74%
Number of salaries quoted 31,853 23,165 19,890
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,500 £43,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +6.90% -1.14% +3.53%

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 June 2018.

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 20 June 2018. 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 1,893 £55,000 +4.76% 343
London -6 1,008 £70,000 +12.00% 155
UK excluding London +35 941 £47,500 +11.76% 201
South East +106 310 £52,500 +16.67% 51
North of England -34 194 £42,500 -10.53% 60
East of England +61 171 £47,500 +11.76% 30
North West +6 134 £38,000 -20.00% 50
Midlands -14 113 £41,500 +23.88% 26
South West -11 95 £50,000 +28.21% 21
East Midlands +36 62 £37,500 +25.00% 9
Scotland -13 55 £47,500 +5.56% 11
West Midlands -17 51 £45,000 +25.00% 17
Yorkshire -57 51 £50,000 +5.26% 7
North East -20 9 £52,500 +50.00% 3
Wales +5 4 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Northern Ireland +2 1 £35,000 -30.00%

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, 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 1,057 (52.56%) Agile Software Development
2 830 (41.27%) JavaScript
3 811 (40.33%) Amazon AWS
4 789 (39.23%) Git (software)
5 725 (36.05%) SQL
6 697 (34.66%) Java
7 665 (33.07%) Jenkins
8 592 (29.44%) CSS
9 573 (28.49%) DevOps
10 556 (27.65%) Continuous Integration
11 555 (27.60%) HTML
12 552 (27.45%) Linux
13 512 (25.46%) Docker
14 503 (25.01%) TDD
15 498 (24.76%) Python
16 494 (24.56%) Node.js
17 474 (23.57%) Test Automation
18 463 (23.02%) AngularJS
19 450 (22.38%) Finance
20 434 (21.58%) MySQL
21 404 (20.09%) C#
22 388 (19.29%) Microsoft Azure
23 385 (19.14%) Software Engineering
24 378 (18.80%) Scrum
25 375 (18.65%) .NET
25 375 (18.65%) JIRA
26 347 (17.26%) React
27 339 (16.86%) Web Services
28 337 (16.76%) NoSQL
29 325 (16.16%) Ruby

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
1 150 (7.46%) Confluence
2 125 (6.22%) Elasticsearch
3 104 (5.17%) Ethereum
4 90 (4.48%) Apache Spark
5 88 (4.38%) CMS
6 74 (3.68%) Apache
7 69 (3.43%) Tomcat
8 52 (2.59%) Cloud Foundry
9 51 (2.54%) WordPress
10 48 (2.39%) OpenStack
11 46 (2.29%) nginx
12 45 (2.24%) JBoss
13 43 (2.14%) Mule
14 28 (1.39%) Apache Pig
14 28 (1.39%) WebLogic
15 23 (1.14%) IIS
16 22 (1.09%) Drupal
17 19 (0.94%) Hyperledger
18 18 (0.90%) WebSphere
19 17 (0.85%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 21 (1.04%) Photoshop
2 14 (0.70%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (0.55%) Microsoft Project
4 7 (0.35%) Chatbot
5 6 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.099%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.099%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (0.099%) Mingle
7 1 (0.050%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.050%) Doxygen
7 1 (0.050%) HipChat
7 1 (0.050%) InVision
7 1 (0.050%) Maya
Business Applications
1 101 (5.02%) Distributed Ledger
2 39 (1.94%) Payment Gateway
3 27 (1.34%) Magento
4 17 (0.85%) Documaker
5 9 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
5 9 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (0.20%) Oracle 11i
7 4 (0.20%) Oracle Assets
7 4 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
7 4 (0.20%) Oracle General Ledger
7 4 (0.20%) Oracle iProcurement
7 4 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
7 4 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
7 4 (0.20%) R3 Corda
7 4 (0.20%) SAP Hybris
8 3 (0.15%) Eloqua
8 3 (0.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 3 (0.15%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 811 (40.33%) Amazon AWS
2 388 (19.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 133 (6.61%) Slack
4 109 (5.42%) IaaS
5 108 (5.37%) Cloud Computing
6 104 (5.17%) OpenShift
7 101 (5.02%) Amazon EC2
8 91 (4.53%) Amazon S3
9 86 (4.28%) PaaS
10 76 (3.78%) Google Cloud Platform
11 72 (3.58%) SaaS
12 66 (3.28%) Heroku
13 58 (2.88%) AWS CloudFormation
14 42 (2.09%) Trello
15 39 (1.94%) Serverless
16 35 (1.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 35 (1.74%) Amazon ELB
17 34 (1.69%) Amazon Kinesis
18 28 (1.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
18 28 (1.39%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 121 (6.02%) HTTP
2 81 (4.03%) DNS
3 76 (3.78%) TCP/IP
4 46 (2.29%) DHCP
5 43 (2.14%) Firewall
6 41 (2.04%) SSH
7 35 (1.74%) SMTP
8 34 (1.69%) SSL
9 33 (1.64%) Internet
10 28 (1.39%) SNMP
11 26 (1.29%) ICMP
11 26 (1.29%) VPN
12 24 (1.19%) IPsec
13 21 (1.04%) HTTPS
14 18 (0.90%) Cisco IOS
14 18 (0.90%) FTP
14 18 (0.90%) OpenVPN
15 17 (0.85%) Cisco Nexus
15 17 (0.85%) IMAP
15 17 (0.85%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 434 (21.58%) MySQL
2 337 (16.76%) NoSQL
3 304 (15.12%) SQL Server
4 276 (13.72%) Redis
5 265 (13.18%) PostgreSQL
6 222 (11.04%) Blockchain
7 214 (10.64%) MongoDB
8 151 (7.51%) Big Data
9 110 (5.47%) Apache Cassandra
10 104 (5.17%) Relational Database
11 87 (4.33%) Hadoop
12 52 (2.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 44 (2.19%) Apache Hive
14 40 (1.99%) Amazon Redshift
15 30 (1.49%) SSDT
16 29 (1.44%) Amazon RDS
17 27 (1.34%) SQL Server 2016
18 25 (1.24%) Oracle Database
19 24 (1.19%) Power BI
20 22 (1.09%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 789 (39.23%) Git (software)
2 665 (33.07%) Jenkins
3 375 (18.65%) JIRA
4 246 (12.23%) Selenium
5 220 (10.94%) Maven
6 197 (9.80%) Sonatype Nexus
7 170 (8.45%) Cucumber
8 148 (7.36%) Mocha
9 147 (7.31%) Bitbucket
10 138 (6.86%) JUnit
11 133 (6.61%) TeamCity
12 125 (6.22%) Octopus Deploy
13 115 (5.72%) Team Foundation Server
14 109 (5.42%) Subversion
15 90 (4.48%) Visual Studio
16 84 (4.18%) GitLab
17 73 (3.63%) SonarQube
18 67 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 66 (3.28%) webpack
20 63 (3.13%) Babel
General
1 450 (22.38%) Finance
2 250 (12.43%) Banking
3 136 (6.76%) Telecoms
4 104 (5.17%) Games
5 88 (4.38%) Retail
6 54 (2.69%) Marketing
7 23 (1.14%) Automotive
8 22 (1.09%) Electronics
9 19 (0.94%) Advertising
10 16 (0.80%) Aerospace
10 16 (0.80%) Financial Institution
11 15 (0.75%) Manufacturing
12 12 (0.60%) Investment Banking
13 11 (0.55%) Legal
14 8 (0.40%) Multimedia
15 6 (0.30%) Publishing
16 5 (0.25%) Front Office
17 4 (0.20%) Back Office
17 4 (0.20%) Retail Banking
18 3 (0.15%) Law
Job Titles
1 1,126 (55.99%) Developer
2 351 (17.45%) Senior Developer
3 212 (10.54%) Java Developer
4 183 (9.10%) Software Engineer
5 165 (8.20%) DevOps Engineer
6 149 (7.41%) Software Developer
7 135 (6.71%) JavaScript Developer
8 130 (6.46%) .NET Developer
9 128 (6.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 120 (5.97%) C# Developer
11 117 (5.82%) Blockchain Developer
12 105 (5.22%) Backend Developer
13 103 (5.12%) Full Stack Developer
14 101 (5.02%) Senior Java Developer
15 87 (4.33%) PHP Developer
16 83 (4.13%) Node.js Developer
17 69 (3.43%) React Developer
18 67 (3.33%) Web Developer
19 62 (3.08%) Senior Software Engineer
20 58 (2.88%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 592 (29.44%) CSS
2 555 (27.60%) HTML
3 494 (24.56%) Node.js
4 463 (23.02%) AngularJS
5 375 (18.65%) .NET
6 347 (17.26%) React
7 339 (16.86%) Web Services
8 255 (12.68%) Spring
9 249 (12.38%) RESTful
10 232 (11.54%) jQuery
11 202 (10.04%) CSS3
12 200 (9.95%) HTML5
13 198 (9.85%) REST
14 147 (7.31%) Redux
15 133 (6.61%) Jest
16 130 (6.46%) Smart Contracts
17 129 (6.41%) JSON
18 122 (6.07%) Sass
19 121 (6.02%) .NET Framework
20 119 (5.92%) Chai
Miscellaneous
1 198 (9.85%) Computer Science
2 190 (9.45%) User Experience
3 173 (8.60%) Fintech
4 165 (8.20%) Mobile App
5 108 (5.37%) Analytical Skills
6 100 (4.97%) Bitcoin
7 98 (4.87%) Public Cloud
8 92 (4.57%) Linux Command Line
9 84 (4.18%) Private Cloud
10 80 (3.98%) Self-Motivation
11 66 (3.28%) Greenfield Project
12 54 (2.69%) Algorithms
13 44 (2.19%) Data Centre
14 37 (1.84%) Data Structures
15 36 (1.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 36 (1.79%) Online Games
16 35 (1.74%) Blog
17 33 (1.64%) Clustering
18 22 (1.09%) Management Information System
18 22 (1.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 552 (27.45%) Linux
2 236 (11.74%) Windows
3 135 (6.71%) Unix
4 108 (5.37%) Android
5 89 (4.43%) Apple iOS
6 73 (3.63%) CentOS
7 55 (2.73%) Ubuntu
7 55 (2.73%) VMS
8 40 (1.99%) Windows Server
9 34 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 24 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
11 21 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
12 18 (0.90%) Debian
12 18 (0.90%) Solaris
13 16 (0.80%) Fedora
14 14 (0.70%) SUSE
15 11 (0.55%) Mac OS X
16 6 (0.30%) Amazon Linux
17 5 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
18 3 (0.15%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,057 (52.56%) Agile Software Development
2 573 (28.49%) DevOps
3 556 (27.65%) Continuous Integration
4 503 (25.01%) TDD
5 474 (23.57%) Test Automation
6 385 (19.14%) Software Engineering
7 378 (18.80%) Scrum
8 253 (12.58%) Open Source
9 248 (12.33%) Front End Development
10 230 (11.44%) Web Development
11 220 (10.94%) Continuous Delivery
12 218 (10.84%) BDD
13 208 (10.34%) Kanban
14 203 (10.09%) SDLC
15 196 (9.75%) MVC
16 186 (9.25%) E-Commerce
17 185 (9.20%) Problem-Solving
18 179 (8.90%) Microservices
18 179 (8.90%) Unit Testing
19 169 (8.40%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 830 (41.27%) JavaScript
2 725 (36.05%) SQL
3 697 (34.66%) Java
4 498 (24.76%) Python
5 404 (20.09%) C#
6 325 (16.16%) Ruby
7 227 (11.29%) PHP
8 203 (10.09%) ES6
9 160 (7.96%) Bash Shell
10 140 (6.96%) Scala
11 137 (6.81%) Java 8
12 132 (6.56%) PowerShell
13 104 (5.17%) Solidity
14 101 (5.02%) Perl
15 96 (4.77%) TypeScript
16 95 (4.72%) C++
17 85 (4.23%) T-SQL
18 66 (3.28%) Go
19 62 (3.08%) C
20 42 (2.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 242 (12.03%) Degree
2 56 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 35 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (1.49%) MCP
4 30 (1.49%) MCPD
5 25 (1.24%) AWS Certification
6 15 (0.75%) Master's Degree
7 12 (0.60%) PhD
7 12 (0.60%) Security Cleared
8 10 (0.50%) ISTQB
9 9 (0.45%) GCIA
9 9 (0.45%) GCIH
9 9 (0.45%) GSEC
9 9 (0.45%) SSCP
10 8 (0.40%) ISEB
10 8 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 6 (0.30%) BC Cleared
11 6 (0.30%) DBS Check
12 4 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (0.20%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 151 (7.51%) QA
2 46 (2.29%) PCI DSS
3 13 (0.65%) GCP
4 8 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.30%) SLA
6 4 (0.20%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.15%) GDPR
7 3 (0.15%) IEC 62304
7 3 (0.15%) ISO 13485
7 3 (0.15%) JTAG
7 3 (0.15%) PMO
7 3 (0.15%) WCAG
8 1 (0.050%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 512 (25.46%) Docker
2 88 (4.38%) Virtual Machines
3 67 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (1.14%) Apache Flume
5 19 (0.94%) Active Directory
6 17 (0.85%) Hyper-V
6 17 (0.85%) Samba
6 17 (0.85%) VirtualBox
7 14 (0.70%) HDFS
8 9 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (0.45%) vSphere
9 7 (0.35%) KVM
10 5 (0.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 4 (0.20%) XenServer
12 3 (0.15%) BitLocker
12 3 (0.15%) Firmware
12 3 (0.15%) vCloud
12 3 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.050%) iptables
13 1 (0.050%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 304 (15.12%) Ansible
2 240 (11.93%) Puppet
3 189 (9.40%) Kubernetes
3 189 (9.40%) Opscode Chef
4 122 (6.07%) Terraform
5 84 (4.18%) Nagios
6 76 (3.78%) Docker Swarm
7 48 (2.39%) Packer
8 40 (1.99%) Kibana
9 34 (1.69%) logstash
10 29 (1.44%) Grafana
11 18 (0.90%) Rancher
11 18 (0.90%) Sysdig
11 18 (0.90%) ZABBIX
12 17 (0.85%) Rundeck
12 17 (0.85%) Salt
12 17 (0.85%) vRealize
13 16 (0.80%) HAProxy
14 12 (0.60%) Oozie
15 10 (0.50%) Consul
Vendors
1 200 (9.95%) Microsoft
2 151 (7.51%) Google
3 150 (7.46%) Splunk
4 123 (6.12%) Oracle
5 110 (5.47%) AppDynamics
5 110 (5.47%) WorldPay
6 94 (4.67%) New Relic
7 91 (4.53%) VMware
8 70 (3.48%) IBM
9 61 (3.03%) Atlassian
10 59 (2.93%) Red Hat
11 31 (1.54%) HP
11 31 (1.54%) ServiceNow
12 30 (1.49%) Cloudera
13 29 (1.44%) Hortonworks
14 27 (1.34%) Tableau
15 24 (1.19%) Qualys
16 23 (1.14%) Cisco
16 23 (1.14%) Talend
17 22 (1.09%) Adobe