Period
to 15 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 15 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
UK > Wales
6 months to
15 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 87 102 88
Rank change year-on-year +15 -14 +47
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 16 7 25
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 1.17% 0.51% 1.48%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.06% 1.67% 6.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 19
10th Percentile £49,250 £32,500 "
25th Percentile £50,000 £42,500 £32,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £55,000 £36,500
Median % change year-on-year +13.64% +50.68% -18.89%
75th Percentile £63,750 £59,375 £50,000
90th Percentile " £61,750 "
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%

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 advertised in Wales with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 523 420 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 38.12% 30.46% 23.83%
Number of salaries quoted 414 347 338
10th Percentile £26,400 £29,943 £26,675
25th Percentile £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
75th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £50,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,478 £57,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £57,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.88% +3.64% +4.76%

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing GitHub as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for GitHub in Wales

GitHub
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for GitHub in Wales

GitHub
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub within the Wales region over the 6 months to 15 June 2021. 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
South Wales +13 14 £62,500 +13.64% 9
West Wales - 1 £52,500 -
GitHub
UK

For the 6 months to 15 June 2021, 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 12 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 10 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (62.50%) Java
3 9 (56.25%) REST
3 9 (56.25%) Coaching
3 9 (56.25%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (56.25%) Social Skills
4 8 (50.00%) Java 8
4 8 (50.00%) Serverless
4 8 (50.00%) Docker
4 8 (50.00%) Analytics
4 8 (50.00%) Microservices
4 8 (50.00%) Terraform
4 8 (50.00%) GraphQL
4 8 (50.00%) BDD
4 8 (50.00%) Open Source
4 8 (50.00%) Big Data
4 8 (50.00%) Big Data Analytics
4 8 (50.00%) Data Analytics
4 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 8 (50.00%) Spring
4 8 (50.00%) SOA
4 8 (50.00%) CGI
4 8 (50.00%) JavaBeans
4 8 (50.00%) TDD
4 8 (50.00%) Middleware
4 8 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 8 (50.00%) Scrum

GitHub
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 3 (18.75%) Confluence
2 1 (6.25%) Drupal
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (50.00%) Serverless
2 3 (18.75%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (6.25%) Babel
3 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
3 1 (6.25%) Firebug
3 1 (6.25%) PHPUnit
3 1 (6.25%) Protractor
3 1 (6.25%) Selenium
3 1 (6.25%) webpack
3 1 (6.25%) Xdebug
General
1 9 (56.25%) Social Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Organisational Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Lead DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) React Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) REST
2 8 (50.00%) CGI
2 8 (50.00%) GraphQL
2 8 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 8 (50.00%) JavaBeans
2 8 (50.00%) Middleware
2 8 (50.00%) Spring
3 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 2 (12.50%) CSS
3 2 (12.50%) Laravel
3 2 (12.50%) RESTful
3 2 (12.50%) Symfony
3 2 (12.50%) Vue.js
4 1 (6.25%) .NET
4 1 (6.25%) HTML
4 1 (6.25%) React
4 1 (6.25%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Android
2 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.25%) Mac OS
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (56.25%) Coaching
2 9 (56.25%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (50.00%) Analytics
3 8 (50.00%) BDD
3 8 (50.00%) Big Data Analytics
3 8 (50.00%) Data Analytics
3 8 (50.00%) Microservices
3 8 (50.00%) Open Source
3 8 (50.00%) Scrum
3 8 (50.00%) SOA
3 8 (50.00%) TDD
4 4 (25.00%) DevOps
5 3 (18.75%) Technical Leadership
6 2 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
7 1 (6.25%) Behavioural Change
7 1 (6.25%) Decision-Making
7 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
7 1 (6.25%) Multichannel Retail
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Java
2 8 (50.00%) Java 8
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) PHP
5 1 (6.25%) C
5 1 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) Terraform
2 3 (18.75%) Ansible
2 3 (18.75%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft