Period
to 24 March 2019

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 24 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
UK > Wales
6 months to
24 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 106 147 138
Rank change year-on-year +41 -9 -2
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 14 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.80% 0.051% 0.38%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.15% 0.26% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 9
Wales median annual salary £36,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.89% +20.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £32,250 £42,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £44,575 £47,500 £61,000
UK median annual salary £56,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.53%

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 444 387 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 25.41% 19.90% 14.58%
Number of salaries quoted 370 321 287
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £26,749 £21,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,349 £56,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for GitHub in Wales

GitHub
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GitHub in Wales.

Salary trend for GitHub in Wales

GitHub
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GitHub in Wales over the 6 months to 24 March 2019.

Salary histogram 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 24 March 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
South Wales +24 14 £36,500 -18.89% 1
GitHub
UK

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) Test Automation
3 8 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 8 (57.14%) JIRA
3 8 (57.14%) Scrum
4 7 (50.00%) Finance
4 7 (50.00%) PHP
4 7 (50.00%) Project Management
5 6 (42.86%) C++
5 6 (42.86%) MySQL
5 6 (42.86%) Oracle
5 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 6 (42.86%) Subversion
5 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
5 6 (42.86%) QA
5 6 (42.86%) Selenium
5 6 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (42.86%) Test Management
5 6 (42.86%) Confluence
5 6 (42.86%) Cucumber
5 6 (42.86%) Big Data
6 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (28.57%) Java
7 4 (28.57%) Python
7 4 (28.57%) DevOps
8 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
8 3 (21.43%) Microservices
8 3 (21.43%) Web Services

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 6 (42.86%) Confluence
2 2 (14.29%) CMS
2 2 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (7.14%) npm
3 1 (7.14%) NuGet
3 1 (7.14%) SaaS
3 1 (7.14%) Slack
3 1 (7.14%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) HTTPS
2 1 (7.14%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Big Data
1 6 (42.86%) MySQL
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 2 (14.29%) Neo4j
3 1 (7.14%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Git (software)
1 8 (57.14%) JIRA
2 6 (42.86%) Cucumber
2 6 (42.86%) Selenium
2 6 (42.86%) Subversion
3 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
4 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (14.29%) TeamCity
5 1 (7.14%) Android Studio
5 1 (7.14%) Ant
5 1 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (7.14%) Bitbucket
5 1 (7.14%) CircleCI
5 1 (7.14%) dotCover
5 1 (7.14%) Grunt
5 1 (7.14%) MSBuild
5 1 (7.14%) NUnit
5 1 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (7.14%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) JIRA Engineer
1 6 (42.86%) Test Automation Engineer
1 6 (42.86%) Test Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Development Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Android Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Azure DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Backend Developer
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Lead DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) PHP Developer
4 1 (7.14%) PHP Laravel Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Python Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) JSON
1 3 (21.43%) Web Services
2 2 (14.29%) Django
2 2 (14.29%) Kafka
2 2 (14.29%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (14.29%) React
3 1 (7.14%) Android SDK
3 1 (7.14%) CakePHP
3 1 (7.14%) CSS
3 1 (7.14%) jQuery
3 1 (7.14%) Laravel
3 1 (7.14%) React Native
3 1 (7.14%) RESTful
3 1 (7.14%) Retrofit
3 1 (7.14%) RxJava
3 1 (7.14%) Sass
3 1 (7.14%) Spring
3 1 (7.14%) Spring Boot
3 1 (7.14%) Symfony
3 1 (7.14%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
1 2 (14.29%) Public Cloud
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Fintech
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Android
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Mac OS
1 2 (14.29%) Unix
2 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) Test Automation
3 8 (57.14%) Scrum
4 7 (50.00%) Project Management
5 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
5 6 (42.86%) Test Management
5 6 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (28.57%) DevOps
8 3 (21.43%) Microservices
9 2 (14.29%) Android Development
9 2 (14.29%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 2 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (14.29%) Machine Learning
9 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
9 2 (14.29%) OWASP
9 2 (14.29%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
10 1 (7.14%) Agile Coaching
10 1 (7.14%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) PHP
3 6 (42.86%) C++
4 4 (28.57%) Java
4 4 (28.57%) Python
5 2 (14.29%) C
5 2 (14.29%) Go
5 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) QA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Kubernetes
2 1 (7.14%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Google
2 1 (7.14%) RedGate
2 1 (7.14%) Zend