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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 4 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
UK
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 93 161 261
Rank change year-on-year +68 +100 +24
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 6,587 2,365 965
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 3.63% 2.19% 1.22%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.10% 5.15% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1,644 1,144 691
10th Percentile £39,124 £36,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -4.17%
75th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £71,650
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 81,301 45,888 28,736
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.75% 42.57% 36.38%
Number of salaries quoted 39,585 33,721 23,640
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,842 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.73% +0.59% +4.55%
75th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £93,750 £93,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 4 July 2022.

Salary histogram for GitHub in the UK

GitHub
Top 18 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 4 July 2022. 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
Jobs
England +46 4,828 £65,000 +8.33% 302
Work from Home +71 3,479 £65,000 +18.18% 133
London +37 3,226 £72,500 +7.41% 162
UK excluding London +20 1,663 £55,000 +4.76% 155
South East +5 608 £60,000 +14.29% 24
North of England +48 397 £52,500 +5.00% 54
South West +67 271 £57,500 +21.05% 34
North West -2 206 £56,250 -2.17% 30
Yorkshire +34 140 £49,750 -0.50% 18
Midlands -88 125 £55,000 +10.00% 17
East of England -4 119 £55,000 +51.72% 8
West Midlands -65 88 £55,000 - 11
Scotland -24 74 £65,000 +34.02% 12
North East +22 51 £40,000 -11.79% 6
Wales -28 45 £59,500 +3.48% 3
East Midlands -51 37 £70,000 +75.00% 6
Northern Ireland -1 29 £57,500 +69.12% 3
Isle of Man - 1 £90,000 -

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, 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 3,712 (56.35%) Agile
2 3,118 (47.34%) AWS
3 2,686 (40.78%) CI/CD
4 2,615 (39.70%) JavaScript
5 2,566 (38.96%) Git (software)
6 2,508 (38.07%) Software Engineering
7 2,454 (37.26%) DevOps
8 2,305 (34.99%) React
9 2,294 (34.83%) Docker
10 2,251 (34.17%) Python
11 2,000 (30.36%) Kubernetes
12 1,883 (28.59%) Node.js
13 1,878 (28.51%) Azure
14 1,714 (26.02%) TypeScript
15 1,706 (25.90%) Java
16 1,545 (23.46%) SQL
17 1,508 (22.89%) Test Automation
18 1,452 (22.04%) Jenkins
19 1,424 (21.62%) Full Stack Development
20 1,397 (21.21%) Terraform
21 1,396 (21.19%) Social Skills
22 1,378 (20.92%) Microservices
22 1,378 (20.92%) PostgreSQL
23 1,377 (20.90%) Finance
24 1,259 (19.11%) Scrum
25 1,136 (17.25%) GitHub Actions
26 1,129 (17.14%) CSS
27 1,128 (17.12%) Computer Science
28 1,074 (16.30%) Problem-Solving
29 1,069 (16.23%) GCP

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
1 468 (7.10%) Confluence
2 179 (2.72%) Apache
3 171 (2.60%) Apache Spark
4 139 (2.11%) CMS
5 137 (2.08%) Apache Airflow
6 108 (1.64%) WordPress
7 90 (1.37%) Cloud Foundry
7 90 (1.37%) Ethereum
8 75 (1.14%) Jupyter
9 58 (0.88%) nginx
10 48 (0.73%) Tornado
11 47 (0.71%) GemFire
12 46 (0.70%) IIS
13 37 (0.56%) Apache Solr
14 32 (0.49%) Strapi
15 21 (0.32%) Headless CMS
15 21 (0.32%) Luigi
16 18 (0.27%) Drupal
16 18 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
17 17 (0.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 77 (1.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 53 (0.80%) Microsoft Office
3 23 (0.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 20 (0.30%) Sketch
5 17 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
6 15 (0.23%) MS Visio
7 14 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 13 (0.20%) Photoshop
8 13 (0.20%) Zeplin
9 11 (0.17%) Adobe XD
9 11 (0.17%) Chatbot
10 10 (0.15%) Revit
10 10 (0.15%) SOLIDWORKS
10 10 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
11 8 (0.12%) Campfire
11 8 (0.12%) LaTeX
12 7 (0.11%) InVision
13 4 (0.061%) Maple
14 3 (0.046%) Adobe Premiere
14 3 (0.046%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 49 (0.74%) Shopify
2 46 (0.70%) Payment Gateway
3 37 (0.56%) Magento
4 32 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
5 31 (0.47%) NetSuite
5 31 (0.47%) SAP Business ByDesign
6 30 (0.46%) Distributed Ledger
7 8 (0.12%) JDE OneWorld
7 8 (0.12%) SAP Hybris
8 3 (0.046%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (0.030%) Eloqua
9 2 (0.030%) Oracle BPM
9 2 (0.030%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.030%) Oracle EBS R12
9 2 (0.030%) Oracle General Ledger
9 2 (0.030%) Oracle Payables
9 2 (0.030%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 2 (0.030%) Oracle Receivables
9 2 (0.030%) Summit
9 2 (0.030%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3,118 (47.34%) AWS
2 1,878 (28.51%) Azure
3 1,136 (17.25%) GitHub Actions
4 1,069 (16.23%) GCP
5 1,030 (15.64%) Serverless
6 608 (9.23%) Azure DevOps
7 575 (8.73%) SaaS
8 494 (7.50%) AWS Lambda
9 447 (6.79%) Amazon S3
10 366 (5.56%) Slack
11 306 (4.65%) Amazon EC2
12 254 (3.86%) PaaS
13 240 (3.64%) Amazon EKS
14 235 (3.57%) AWS CloudFormation
15 231 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
16 226 (3.43%) Heroku
17 213 (3.23%) Amazon ECS
18 205 (3.11%) Amazon Kinesis
19 184 (2.79%) OpenShift
20 178 (2.70%) Azure AKS
Communications & Networking
1 180 (2.73%) HTTP
1 180 (2.73%) Internet
2 112 (1.70%) Firewall
3 103 (1.56%) DNS
4 55 (0.83%) TCP/IP
5 53 (0.80%) VPN
6 43 (0.65%) Network Security
7 40 (0.61%) LAN
8 37 (0.56%) Broadband
9 33 (0.50%) Cisco IPT
10 29 (0.44%) SSL
11 25 (0.38%) SSH
12 23 (0.35%) DSL
13 20 (0.30%) WAN
14 19 (0.29%) FTP
14 19 (0.29%) SD-WAN
15 18 (0.27%) DHCP
16 17 (0.26%) HTTPS
16 17 (0.26%) Wireless
17 16 (0.24%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,378 (20.92%) PostgreSQL
2 775 (11.77%) Relational Database
3 761 (11.55%) MySQL
4 732 (11.11%) NoSQL
5 674 (10.23%) Redis
6 518 (7.86%) Elasticsearch
7 457 (6.94%) MongoDB
8 388 (5.89%) SQL Server
9 285 (4.33%) Big Data
10 280 (4.25%) DynamoDB
11 245 (3.72%) Data Warehouse
12 237 (3.60%) Amazon RDS
13 173 (2.63%) Data Lake
14 140 (2.13%) RDBMS
15 138 (2.10%) BigQuery
16 112 (1.70%) Apache Cassandra
17 100 (1.52%) Amazon Aurora
18 90 (1.37%) Power BI
19 81 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 80 (1.21%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 2,566 (38.96%) Git (software)
2 1,452 (22.04%) Jenkins
3 1,046 (15.88%) JIRA
4 820 (12.45%) GitLab
5 599 (9.09%) Cypress.io
6 533 (8.09%) CircleCI
7 458 (6.95%) webpack
8 342 (5.19%) Selenium
9 330 (5.01%) Bitbucket
10 295 (4.48%) Cucumber
11 243 (3.69%) JUnit
12 201 (3.05%) RSpec
13 181 (2.75%) Storybook
14 159 (2.41%) Artifactory
15 157 (2.38%) Postman
15 157 (2.38%) TeamCity
16 147 (2.23%) JMeter
17 140 (2.13%) Visual Studio
18 139 (2.11%) Maven
19 122 (1.85%) Gradle
General
1 1,396 (21.19%) Social Skills
2 1,377 (20.90%) Finance
3 662 (10.05%) Analytical Skills
4 579 (8.79%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 554 (8.41%) Games
6 490 (7.44%) Banking
7 428 (6.50%) Retail
8 363 (5.51%) Marketing
9 282 (4.28%) Public Sector
10 281 (4.27%) Law
11 217 (3.29%) Legal
12 154 (2.34%) Publishing
13 144 (2.19%) Pharmaceutical
14 99 (1.50%) Back Office
15 91 (1.38%) Automotive
16 89 (1.35%) Advertising
17 64 (0.97%) Presentation Skills
18 58 (0.88%) Organisational Skills
19 54 (0.82%) Online Betting
20 53 (0.80%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2,234 (33.92%) Developer
2 1,499 (22.76%) Software Engineer
3 699 (10.61%) Senior Developer
4 675 (10.25%) DevOps Engineer
5 562 (8.53%) Senior Software Engineer
6 516 (7.83%) Full Stack Developer
7 335 (5.09%) Data Engineer
8 297 (4.51%) Cloud Engineer
9 264 (4.01%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 256 (3.89%) Software Developer
11 226 (3.43%) Backend Developer
12 195 (2.96%) Java Developer
13 177 (2.69%) Applications Engineer
13 177 (2.69%) Senior Full Stack Developer
14 145 (2.20%) PHP Developer
15 142 (2.16%) Senior Cloud Engineer
16 139 (2.11%) Senior DevOps
17 138 (2.10%) Azure Engineer
18 137 (2.08%) Senior DevOps Engineer
19 133 (2.02%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,305 (34.99%) React
2 1,883 (28.59%) Node.js
3 1,129 (17.14%) CSS
4 1,034 (15.70%) HTML
5 855 (12.98%) .NET
6 837 (12.71%) REST
7 776 (11.78%) RESTful
8 701 (10.64%) GraphQL
9 668 (10.14%) AngularJS
10 637 (9.67%) Vue.js
11 610 (9.26%) Kafka
12 578 (8.77%) Jest
13 568 (8.62%) Spring
14 413 (6.27%) Spring Boot
15 409 (6.21%) RabbitMQ
16 383 (5.81%) Ruby on Rails
17 361 (5.48%) Sass
18 328 (4.98%) Redux
19 308 (4.68%) Web Services
20 303 (4.60%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 869 (13.19%) User Experience
2 527 (8.00%) Cloud Native
3 406 (6.16%) Virtual Team
4 375 (5.69%) Self-Motivation
5 367 (5.57%) Mobile App
6 347 (5.27%) Blog
7 263 (3.99%) Algorithms
8 232 (3.52%) Blockchain
9 226 (3.43%) Public Cloud
10 222 (3.37%) Hackathon
11 219 (3.32%) Data Structures
12 137 (2.08%) Video\Live Streaming
13 131 (1.99%) Management Information System
14 129 (1.96%) Sports Betting
15 122 (1.85%) NHS
16 117 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
17 98 (1.49%) Social Media
18 93 (1.41%) Linux Command Line
19 82 (1.24%) Data Centre
20 79 (1.20%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1,045 (15.86%) Linux
2 467 (7.09%) Windows
3 417 (6.33%) Android
4 352 (5.34%) Apple iOS
5 277 (4.21%) Unix
6 74 (1.12%) Windows Server
7 61 (0.93%) Ubuntu
8 60 (0.91%) VMS
9 50 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 37 (0.56%) Mac OS X
11 30 (0.46%) CentOS
12 25 (0.38%) Debian
13 23 (0.35%) AIX
13 23 (0.35%) Mac OS
13 23 (0.35%) Robot Operating System
14 22 (0.33%) Alpine Linux
15 18 (0.27%) Embedded Linux
16 17 (0.26%) Amazon Linux
17 11 (0.17%) Windows 10
18 10 (0.15%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,712 (56.35%) Agile
2 2,686 (40.78%) CI/CD
3 2,508 (38.07%) Software Engineering
4 2,454 (37.26%) DevOps
5 1,508 (22.89%) Test Automation
6 1,424 (21.62%) Full Stack Development
7 1,378 (20.92%) Microservices
8 1,259 (19.11%) Scrum
9 1,128 (17.12%) Computer Science
10 1,074 (16.30%) Problem-Solving
11 1,059 (16.08%) TDD
12 1,052 (15.97%) Continuous Integration
13 888 (13.48%) Mentoring
14 862 (13.09%) Open Source
15 826 (12.54%) Analytics
16 780 (11.84%) Infrastructure as Code
17 761 (11.55%) OO
18 692 (10.51%) SDLC
19 672 (10.20%) Kanban
20 602 (9.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2,615 (39.70%) JavaScript
2 2,251 (34.17%) Python
3 1,714 (26.02%) TypeScript
4 1,706 (25.90%) Java
5 1,545 (23.46%) SQL
6 848 (12.87%) C#
7 617 (9.37%) Ruby
8 589 (8.94%) PHP
9 564 (8.56%) Go
10 488 (7.41%) Bash
11 352 (5.34%) PowerShell
12 344 (5.22%) Kotlin
13 314 (4.77%) Scala
14 297 (4.51%) C++
15 294 (4.46%) ES6
16 215 (3.26%) C
17 176 (2.67%) Shell Script
18 165 (2.50%) Rust
19 133 (2.02%) R
20 128 (1.94%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 956 (14.51%) Degree
2 361 (5.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 101 (1.53%) Security Cleared
4 84 (1.28%) OCP
4 84 (1.28%) Oracle Certification
5 74 (1.12%) SC Cleared
6 62 (0.94%) AWS Certification
7 60 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
8 52 (0.79%) Numerate Degree
9 47 (0.71%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 44 (0.67%) Master's Degree
11 36 (0.55%) CISSP
12 34 (0.52%) PMI Certification
13 30 (0.46%) PhD
14 28 (0.43%) ISTQB
15 19 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 18 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
17 14 (0.21%) CESG Certified Professional
18 13 (0.20%) ISEB
19 11 (0.17%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 881 (13.37%) QA
2 220 (3.34%) Accessibility
3 91 (1.38%) GDPR
4 57 (0.87%) Data Quality
5 47 (0.71%) PCI DSS
6 37 (0.56%) SLA
7 31 (0.47%) NIST
8 21 (0.32%) WAI
9 18 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 14 (0.21%) IASME
10 14 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 14 (0.21%) SEPA
10 14 (0.21%) SOC 1
10 14 (0.21%) SOC 2
11 11 (0.17%) Cyber Essentials
11 11 (0.17%) HL7
12 9 (0.14%) HIPAA
12 9 (0.14%) WCAG
13 4 (0.061%) Actionable Recommendations
13 4 (0.061%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 2,294 (34.83%) Docker
2 74 (1.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 58 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 38 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
5 35 (0.53%) Active Directory
6 25 (0.38%) Firmware
7 15 (0.23%) Apache Flume
8 13 (0.20%) Varnish
9 7 (0.11%) HDFS
9 7 (0.11%) vSphere
10 6 (0.091%) Ceph
10 6 (0.091%) LXC
10 6 (0.091%) Virtual Servers
11 5 (0.076%) KVM
11 5 (0.076%) NFS
11 5 (0.076%) Slurm Workload Manager
12 4 (0.061%) iptables
12 4 (0.061%) Samba
12 4 (0.061%) VirtualBox
13 3 (0.046%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2,000 (30.36%) Kubernetes
2 1,397 (21.21%) Terraform
3 465 (7.06%) Ansible
4 250 (3.80%) Prometheus
5 216 (3.28%) Grafana
6 154 (2.34%) Opscode Chef
7 140 (2.13%) Puppet
8 92 (1.40%) Kibana
9 73 (1.11%) Packer
10 63 (0.96%) Argo
11 43 (0.65%) Docker Swarm
11 43 (0.65%) Istio
12 33 (0.50%) Nagios
13 32 (0.49%) Rancher
14 31 (0.47%) Graphite
15 26 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
16 23 (0.35%) Consul
16 23 (0.35%) StatsD
17 21 (0.32%) CASB
17 21 (0.32%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 762 (11.57%) Google
2 474 (7.20%) Microsoft
3 218 (3.31%) Oracle
4 193 (2.93%) New Relic
5 176 (2.67%) Apple
6 129 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
7 116 (1.76%) SAP
8 113 (1.72%) Databricks
9 76 (1.15%) VMware
10 73 (1.11%) Spotify
11 70 (1.06%) Xamarin
12 67 (1.02%) Netlify
13 66 (1.00%) Splunk
14 62 (0.94%) Atlassian
15 57 (0.87%) Palantir
15 57 (0.87%) Red Hat
15 57 (0.87%) WooCommerce
16 51 (0.77%) Adobe
17 46 (0.70%) Brandwatch
18 44 (0.67%) Optimizely