Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
UK
6 months to
14 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 258 285 280
Rank change year-on-year +27 -5 +129
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 1,724 1,934 2,271
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.26% 1.18% 1.26%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.90% 4.69% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1,294 1,390 1,671
UK median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.52% -0.20%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,004 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.99% +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 44,191 41,214 35,200
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 32.23% 25.20% 19.47%
Number of salaries quoted 36,043 33,178 28,989
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £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 14 November 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 14 November 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 +26 1,634 £60,000 +4.35% 337
London +29 848 £70,000 +7.69% 174
UK excluding London +30 845 £48,004 -3.99% 180
North of England +84 291 £46,000 +2.22% 55
South East +20 290 £50,000 -9.09% 45
North West +101 217 £45,250 +13.13% 39
Midlands +19 100 £55,000 +37.50% 26
Yorkshire -7 70 £49,337 +3.87% 13
East of England -2 55 £45,000 -10.30% 14
East Midlands -6 53 £60,000 +56.86% 12
South West -42 50 £45,000 -5.26% 23
West Midlands +19 47 £48,300 +20.75% 14
Scotland +23 36 £49,002 +8.89% 7
Wales +16 22 £52,500 +31.25% 9
Northern Ireland - 4 £47,500 - 2
North East +14 3 £52,500 +31.25% 3

For the 6 months to 14 November 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.

1 966 (56.03%) Agile Software Development
2 776 (45.01%) JavaScript
3 637 (36.95%) AWS
4 606 (35.15%) Git (software)
5 576 (33.41%) Java
6 534 (30.97%) Docker
7 528 (30.63%) Jenkins
8 509 (29.52%) DevOps
9 463 (26.86%) Python
10 440 (25.52%) HTML
11 416 (24.13%) TDD
12 401 (23.26%) Linux
13 397 (23.03%) JIRA
13 397 (23.03%) Node.js
14 390 (22.62%) CSS
14 390 (22.62%) C#
15 382 (22.16%) Software Engineering
16 371 (21.52%) SQL
17 369 (21.40%) Azure
18 366 (21.23%) Scrum
19 336 (19.49%) React
20 327 (18.97%) .NET
21 314 (18.21%) Finance
22 311 (18.04%) AngularJS
23 290 (16.82%) Kubernetes
24 284 (16.47%) Continuous Integration
25 273 (15.84%) PHP
26 263 (15.26%) Microservices
27 254 (14.73%) Ansible
28 252 (14.62%) Test Automation

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
1 131 (7.60%) Confluence
2 72 (4.18%) CMS
3 61 (3.54%) WordPress
4 54 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
5 45 (2.61%) Apache Spark
6 44 (2.55%) Apache
7 41 (2.38%) WebSphere
8 38 (2.20%) Cloud Foundry
8 38 (2.20%) nginx
9 32 (1.86%) Tomcat
10 23 (1.33%) IIS
10 23 (1.33%) OpenStack
11 21 (1.22%) Drupal
12 16 (0.93%) SharePoint
12 16 (0.93%) Umbraco
13 12 (0.70%) WebSphere Application Server
14 11 (0.64%) MQSeries
15 9 (0.52%) Mule
16 8 (0.46%) Apache Solr
16 8 (0.46%) Headless CMS
Applications
1 17 (0.99%) Photoshop
2 12 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (0.46%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (0.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.23%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (0.17%) InVision
6 2 (0.12%) InDesign
6 2 (0.12%) Sketch
7 1 (0.058%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.058%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.058%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.058%) Adobe XD
7 1 (0.058%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.058%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 40 (2.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 35 (2.03%) Magento
3 6 (0.35%) SAP Hybris
4 3 (0.17%) CA PPM
4 3 (0.17%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.058%) Distributed Ledger
6 1 (0.058%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.058%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.058%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 637 (36.95%) AWS
2 369 (21.40%) Azure
3 198 (11.48%) GCP
4 127 (7.37%) Serverless
4 127 (7.37%) Slack
5 116 (6.73%) SaaS
6 86 (4.99%) Amazon EC2
7 79 (4.58%) AWS Lambda
8 78 (4.52%) Amazon S3
9 71 (4.12%) AWS CloudFormation
10 46 (2.67%) npm
11 44 (2.55%) Amazon SQS
12 41 (2.38%) IaaS
13 38 (2.20%) OpenShift
14 37 (2.15%) PaaS
15 34 (1.97%) Cloud Computing
16 31 (1.80%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 30 (1.74%) Amazon ECS
17 30 (1.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 25 (1.45%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 51 (2.96%) Internet
2 47 (2.73%) Firewall
3 30 (1.74%) DNS
4 17 (0.99%) DHCP
5 15 (0.87%) HTTP
6 13 (0.75%) TCP/IP
7 12 (0.70%) SSL
8 11 (0.64%) Network Security
9 10 (0.58%) SNMP
9 10 (0.58%) VPN
10 9 (0.52%) Skype
11 7 (0.41%) FTP
11 7 (0.41%) VLAN
12 6 (0.35%) Intranet
12 6 (0.35%) SAN
13 5 (0.29%) GSM
13 5 (0.29%) LTE
13 5 (0.29%) UMTS
13 5 (0.29%) Wireless
14 4 (0.23%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 228 (13.23%) MySQL
2 158 (9.16%) SQL Server
3 143 (8.29%) NoSQL
4 119 (6.90%) Relational Database
5 111 (6.44%) PostgreSQL
6 100 (5.80%) MongoDB
7 84 (4.87%) Big Data
8 65 (3.77%) Hadoop
9 64 (3.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 57 (3.31%) Amazon RDS
11 36 (2.09%) Redis
12 27 (1.57%) Apache Hive
13 24 (1.39%) Amazon Redshift
14 23 (1.33%) Neo4j
15 21 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
15 21 (1.22%) BigQuery
15 21 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
16 20 (1.16%) Sqoop
17 19 (1.10%) Power BI
18 18 (1.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 606 (35.15%) Git (software)
2 528 (30.63%) Jenkins
3 397 (23.03%) JIRA
4 245 (14.21%) Bitbucket
5 192 (11.14%) GitLab
6 142 (8.24%) Selenium
7 138 (8.00%) TeamCity
8 111 (6.44%) Maven
9 102 (5.92%) Cucumber
10 84 (4.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 80 (4.64%) SonarQube
12 72 (4.18%) Subversion
13 68 (3.94%) Team Foundation Server
14 66 (3.83%) Octopus Deploy
15 57 (3.31%) Sonatype Nexus
16 56 (3.25%) Visual Studio
17 55 (3.19%) webpack
18 54 (3.13%) JUnit
19 49 (2.84%) Jasmine
20 48 (2.78%) WebDriver
General
1 314 (18.21%) Finance
2 153 (8.87%) Banking
3 83 (4.81%) Marketing
4 77 (4.47%) Front Office
5 63 (3.65%) Games
5 63 (3.65%) Retail
6 36 (2.09%) Public Sector
7 33 (1.91%) Electronics
8 32 (1.86%) Publishing
8 32 (1.86%) Telecoms
9 20 (1.16%) Legal
9 20 (1.16%) Manufacturing
10 18 (1.04%) Advertising
11 14 (0.81%) Law
12 11 (0.64%) Automotive
12 11 (0.64%) Investment Banking
13 7 (0.41%) Aerospace
14 6 (0.35%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.23%) Retail Banking
16 3 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 900 (52.20%) Developer
2 210 (12.18%) Software Engineer
3 203 (11.77%) DevOps Engineer
4 157 (9.11%) Senior Developer
5 125 (7.25%) PHP Developer
6 123 (7.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 122 (7.08%) AWS Engineer
8 99 (5.74%) Java Developer
9 91 (5.28%) Full Stack Developer
10 88 (5.10%) React Developer
11 86 (4.99%) JavaScript Developer
12 78 (4.52%) .NET Developer
13 77 (4.47%) C# Developer
13 77 (4.47%) Software Developer
14 58 (3.36%) AWS Software Engineer
15 54 (3.13%) Python Developer
16 52 (3.02%) Senior DevOps
17 48 (2.78%) Junior
17 48 (2.78%) Node.js Developer
18 45 (2.61%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 440 (25.52%) HTML
2 397 (23.03%) Node.js
3 390 (22.62%) CSS
4 336 (19.49%) React
5 327 (18.97%) .NET
6 311 (18.04%) AngularJS
7 238 (13.81%) RESTful
8 185 (10.73%) REST
9 179 (10.38%) Web Services
10 171 (9.92%) HTML5
11 166 (9.63%) JSON
12 140 (8.12%) jQuery
13 130 (7.54%) Vue.js
14 126 (7.31%) Spring
15 93 (5.39%) ASP.NET
15 93 (5.39%) Laravel
16 89 (5.16%) Redux
17 86 (4.99%) CSS3
17 86 (4.99%) React Native
18 75 (4.35%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 166 (9.63%) User Experience
2 141 (8.18%) Mobile App
3 105 (6.09%) Greenfield Project
4 67 (3.89%) Derivative
5 57 (3.31%) Fixed Income
6 56 (3.25%) Cloud Native
7 52 (3.02%) Public Cloud
8 45 (2.61%) Analytical Skills
9 44 (2.55%) Linux Command Line
10 43 (2.49%) Self-Motivation
11 42 (2.44%) Algorithms
12 41 (2.38%) Data Structures
13 34 (1.97%) Data Centre
14 28 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
15 23 (1.33%) Management Information System
16 22 (1.28%) Social Network
17 20 (1.16%) Blog
18 18 (1.04%) Social Media
19 16 (0.93%) Mainframe
20 15 (0.87%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 401 (23.26%) Linux
2 136 (7.89%) Windows
3 115 (6.67%) Apple iOS
4 98 (5.68%) Android
5 89 (5.16%) Unix
6 58 (3.36%) Windows Server
7 42 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 40 (2.32%) CentOS
9 25 (1.45%) Ubuntu
10 15 (0.87%) Mac OS
11 14 (0.81%) zOS
12 9 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (0.41%) Debian
14 2 (0.12%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.12%) VMS
15 1 (0.058%) MVS
15 1 (0.058%) Solaris
15 1 (0.058%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.058%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 966 (56.03%) Agile Software Development
2 509 (29.52%) DevOps
3 416 (24.13%) TDD
4 382 (22.16%) Software Engineering
5 366 (21.23%) Scrum
6 284 (16.47%) Continuous Integration
7 263 (15.26%) Microservices
8 252 (14.62%) Test Automation
9 239 (13.86%) OO
10 217 (12.59%) Front End Development
10 217 (12.59%) Mentoring
11 215 (12.47%) BDD
12 211 (12.24%) Open Source
13 167 (9.69%) Problem-Solving
14 162 (9.40%) Kanban
15 155 (8.99%) Web Development
16 151 (8.76%) MVC
17 133 (7.71%) Computer Science
18 129 (7.48%) OOP
19 125 (7.25%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 776 (45.01%) JavaScript
2 576 (33.41%) Java
3 463 (26.86%) Python
4 390 (22.62%) C#
5 371 (21.52%) SQL
6 273 (15.84%) PHP
7 137 (7.95%) Ruby
8 99 (5.74%) ES6
9 98 (5.68%) C++
10 87 (5.05%) Bash Shell
11 80 (4.64%) PowerShell
12 75 (4.35%) Go
13 73 (4.23%) Apple Swift
14 62 (3.60%) Scala
15 58 (3.36%) Kotlin
16 55 (3.19%) Shell Script
17 53 (3.07%) Java 8
17 53 (3.07%) TypeScript
18 34 (1.97%) Objective-C
19 33 (1.91%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 157 (9.11%) Degree
2 60 (3.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (0.87%) AWS Certification
4 9 (0.52%) ISTQB
4 9 (0.52%) Network+ Certification
5 5 (0.29%) DBS Check
5 5 (0.29%) SC Cleared
5 5 (0.29%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.23%) CCNA
6 4 (0.23%) CCNP
6 4 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.17%) MCSA
7 3 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.17%) PhD
8 2 (0.12%) ISEB
8 2 (0.12%) LPIC
9 1 (0.058%) GCIA
9 1 (0.058%) GSEC
9 1 (0.058%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 140 (8.12%) QA
2 12 (0.70%) WCAG
3 11 (0.64%) GDPR
3 11 (0.64%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.29%) PMO
5 3 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.058%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.058%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.058%) FedRAMP
6 1 (0.058%) GAMP
6 1 (0.058%) GxP
6 1 (0.058%) HL7
6 1 (0.058%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 534 (30.97%) Docker
2 30 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (1.68%) Active Directory
4 17 (0.99%) Hyper-V
4 17 (0.99%) vSphere
5 8 (0.46%) HDFS
6 7 (0.41%) Apache Flume
7 6 (0.35%) GridGain
7 6 (0.35%) VMware Workstation
7 6 (0.35%) XenApp
8 3 (0.17%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 3 (0.17%) OpenAM
8 3 (0.17%) OpenDJ
8 3 (0.17%) OpenIDM
8 3 (0.17%) Varnish
9 2 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.12%) Xen
10 1 (0.058%) KVM
10 1 (0.058%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 290 (16.82%) Kubernetes
2 254 (14.73%) Ansible
3 249 (14.44%) Terraform
4 173 (10.03%) Puppet
5 138 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
6 60 (3.48%) Grafana
7 49 (2.84%) Packer
8 45 (2.61%) Prometheus
9 31 (1.80%) Docker Swarm
9 31 (1.80%) Graphite
9 31 (1.80%) Kibana
10 22 (1.28%) Consul
11 17 (0.99%) Istio
11 17 (0.99%) logstash
12 16 (0.93%) Mesos
13 10 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
14 9 (0.52%) MIIS
14 9 (0.52%) Oozie
15 8 (0.46%) Salt
16 7 (0.41%) Icinga
Vendors
1 161 (9.34%) Microsoft
2 146 (8.47%) Google
3 79 (4.58%) Oracle
4 61 (3.54%) Atlassian
4 61 (3.54%) Bloomberg
4 61 (3.54%) Reuters
5 44 (2.55%) VMware
6 37 (2.15%) IBM
7 33 (1.91%) Splunk
8 32 (1.86%) AppDynamics
8 32 (1.86%) SAP
9 29 (1.68%) New Relic
10 28 (1.62%) Salesforce.com
11 17 (0.99%) Apple
11 17 (0.99%) Sitecore
12 16 (0.93%) Cypress Semiconductor
12 16 (0.93%) Red Hat
13 15 (0.87%) Tableau
14 14 (0.81%) Teradata
15 12 (0.70%) Adobe