Period
to 18 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Git (software) skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Git (software) over the 6 months to 18 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Git Distributed Version Control System
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 37 49 33
Rank change year-on-year +12 -16 +26
Permanent jobs citing Git (software) 442 412 664
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 5.83% 4.68% 6.66%
As % of the Development Applications category 39.25% 32.91% 33.55%
Number of salaries quoted 328 361 709
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +20.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £57,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -1.04%

Git (software) is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,126 1,252 1,979
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 14.86% 14.21% 19.84%
Number of salaries quoted 864 997 1,692
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,025 £67,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Git (software)
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Git (software) as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Git (software) in the West Midlands

Git (software)
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Git (software) in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Git (software) in the West Midlands

Git (software)
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Git (software) in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 18 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Git (software) in the West Midlands

Git (software)
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Git (software) within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 September 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
Birmingham +37 130 £44,000 +2.92% 37
Coventry 0 65 £42,500 -15.00% 10
Staffordshire +15 60 £40,000 - 17
Warwickshire +6 59 £42,500 -0.58% 9
Worcestershire +16 49 £37,500 +7.14% 21
Shropshire +12 42 £55,000 -8.33% 5
Solihull -36 10 £41,250 - 2
Herefordshire -12 5 £30,000 +13.21%
Smethwick - 5 £22,500 -
Sutton Coldfield +5 1 £35,000 -22.22%
Walsall - 1 £42,500 - 1
West Bromwich - 1 £57,500 -
Halesowen - 1 £37,500 - 2
Git (software)
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2019, IT jobs citing Git (software) 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Git (software).

1 218 (49.32%) Agile Software Development
2 200 (45.25%) JavaScript
3 150 (33.94%) SQL
4 149 (33.71%) Scrum
5 144 (32.58%) DevOps
6 132 (29.86%) C#
7 127 (28.73%) PHP
8 121 (27.38%) CSS
9 118 (26.70%) HTML
10 115 (26.02%) AngularJS
11 114 (25.79%) MySQL
12 107 (24.21%) Azure
13 98 (22.17%) Jenkins
14 95 (21.49%) .NET
15 89 (20.14%) Docker
16 88 (19.91%) AWS
16 88 (19.91%) Node.js
16 88 (19.91%) MVC
17 84 (19.00%) Java
18 78 (17.65%) SQL Server
18 78 (17.65%) Linux
19 76 (17.19%) Software Engineering
19 76 (17.19%) Test Automation
20 74 (16.74%) OO
20 74 (16.74%) Microsoft
21 73 (16.52%) Web Development
22 71 (16.06%) Terraform
23 70 (15.84%) ASP.NET
23 70 (15.84%) Ansible
24 69 (15.61%) Continuous Integration

Git (software)
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 21 (4.75%) SAS
2 20 (4.52%) Confluence
3 17 (3.85%) WordPress
4 14 (3.17%) CMS
5 13 (2.94%) SharePoint
6 12 (2.71%) Drupal
7 10 (2.26%) Elasticsearch
8 9 (2.04%) Umbraco
9 7 (1.58%) nginx
9 7 (1.58%) Skype for Business
10 6 (1.36%) Apache
11 5 (1.13%) Apache Solr
12 4 (0.90%) Apache Spark
13 3 (0.68%) IIS
13 3 (0.68%) Sitefinity
14 1 (0.23%) JBoss
14 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (1.13%) Photoshop
2 4 (0.90%) Fireworks
2 4 (0.90%) Moqups
3 3 (0.68%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 17 (3.85%) Magento
2 5 (1.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 4 (0.90%) Shopify
4 2 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.45%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.23%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 107 (24.21%) Azure
2 88 (19.91%) AWS
3 30 (6.79%) PaaS
4 26 (5.88%) Serverless
5 18 (4.07%) IaaS
6 16 (3.62%) npm
7 15 (3.39%) Azure Functions
8 10 (2.26%) Azure Active Directory
8 10 (2.26%) GitHub
9 9 (2.04%) Office 365
10 8 (1.81%) Amazon EC2
10 8 (1.81%) Power Platform
10 8 (1.81%) SaaS
11 7 (1.58%) Azure Machine Learning
11 7 (1.58%) GCP
12 6 (1.36%) Amazon SQS
12 6 (1.36%) Azure ExpressRoute
12 6 (1.36%) Dynamics 365
13 5 (1.13%) Amazon ECS
13 5 (1.13%) Fastly
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.62%) DNS
2 15 (3.39%) Diameter Protocol
3 10 (2.26%) HTTP
4 9 (2.04%) SSH
5 8 (1.81%) Firewall
5 8 (1.81%) HTTPS
5 8 (1.81%) Skype
5 8 (1.81%) TCP/IP
6 7 (1.58%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (1.58%) Remote Desktop
7 6 (1.36%) Internet
8 4 (0.90%) SSL
9 2 (0.45%) Bluetooth
9 2 (0.45%) Kerberos
9 2 (0.45%) RS-232
10 1 (0.23%) Network Security
10 1 (0.23%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (25.79%) MySQL
2 78 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 23 (5.20%) Pentaho
3 23 (5.20%) PostgreSQL
4 22 (4.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (4.98%) SQLite
5 21 (4.75%) Amazon Redshift
5 21 (4.75%) Hadoop
6 17 (3.85%) Azure SQL Database
7 16 (3.62%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (3.17%) Relational Database
9 13 (2.94%) MariaDB
10 12 (2.71%) Amazon RDS
11 11 (2.49%) MongoDB
11 11 (2.49%) Redis
12 9 (2.04%) Oracle Database
13 8 (1.81%) NoSQL
13 8 (1.81%) Power BI
14 5 (1.13%) MS Access
14 5 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 98 (22.17%) Jenkins
2 50 (11.31%) JIRA
2 50 (11.31%) Visual Studio
3 49 (11.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 38 (8.60%) Subversion
5 35 (7.92%) Selenium
6 34 (7.69%) Maven
7 31 (7.01%) Visual Studio Team System
8 30 (6.79%) Bitbucket
9 27 (6.11%) Artifactory
10 23 (5.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 21 (4.75%) Protractor
12 20 (4.52%) SonarQube
13 16 (3.62%) Mercurial
14 15 (3.39%) GDB
15 14 (3.17%) Vagrant
16 13 (2.94%) GitLab
16 13 (2.94%) JUnit
17 10 (2.26%) Zephyr
18 9 (2.04%) TeamCity
General
1 42 (9.50%) Retail
2 39 (8.82%) Marketing
3 25 (5.66%) Electronics
4 24 (5.43%) Telecoms
5 18 (4.07%) Finance
6 15 (3.39%) Public Sector
7 11 (2.49%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.58%) Aerospace
9 5 (1.13%) Games
10 1 (0.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 274 (61.99%) Developer
2 85 (19.23%) PHP Developer
3 48 (10.86%) Senior Developer
4 39 (8.82%) .NET Developer
5 38 (8.60%) DevOps Engineer
6 35 (7.92%) Full Stack Developer
7 32 (7.24%) Junior
8 27 (6.11%) Software Developer
8 27 (6.11%) Software Engineer
8 27 (6.11%) Web Developer
9 26 (5.88%) Junior Developer
10 25 (5.66%) Java Developer
11 24 (5.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 22 (4.98%) C# Developer
13 16 (3.62%) Architect
14 15 (3.39%) JavaScript Developer
14 15 (3.39%) Tester
15 13 (2.94%) Senior Software Engineer
15 13 (2.94%) Test Engineer
16 12 (2.71%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (27.38%) CSS
2 118 (26.70%) HTML
3 115 (26.02%) AngularJS
4 95 (21.49%) .NET
5 88 (19.91%) Node.js
6 70 (15.84%) ASP.NET
7 66 (14.93%) Laravel
8 65 (14.71%) jQuery
9 49 (11.09%) React
10 47 (10.63%) HTML5
11 43 (9.73%) RESTful
12 37 (8.37%) Web Services
13 35 (7.92%) Spring
14 32 (7.24%) JSON
15 30 (6.79%) XML
16 29 (6.56%) Sass
17 28 (6.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 27 (6.11%) CSS3
19 26 (5.88%) Vue.js
20 24 (5.43%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 34 (7.69%) User Experience
2 28 (6.33%) Mobile App
3 22 (4.98%) Greenfield Project
4 21 (4.75%) Self-Motivation
5 19 (4.30%) Cloud Native
6 15 (3.39%) Infotainment
7 13 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.58%) Hybrid Cloud
9 7 (1.58%) Social Media
10 5 (1.13%) Derivative
10 5 (1.13%) Linux Command Line
10 5 (1.13%) Public Cloud
10 5 (1.13%) Web 2.0
11 4 (0.90%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.90%) Tandem
12 2 (0.45%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.45%) Wiki
13 1 (0.23%) Digital Media
13 1 (0.23%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 78 (17.65%) Linux
2 35 (7.92%) Unix
3 32 (7.24%) Windows
4 10 (2.26%) Android
5 6 (1.36%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (1.36%) Ubuntu
6 5 (1.13%) Mac OS X
6 5 (1.13%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.90%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (49.32%) Agile Software Development
2 149 (33.71%) Scrum
3 144 (32.58%) DevOps
4 88 (19.91%) MVC
5 76 (17.19%) Software Engineering
5 76 (17.19%) Test Automation
6 74 (16.74%) OO
7 73 (16.52%) Web Development
8 69 (15.61%) Continuous Integration
9 68 (15.38%) Open Source
9 68 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
10 65 (14.71%) TDD
11 60 (13.57%) SDLC
12 40 (9.05%) Mentoring
13 37 (8.37%) Collaborative Working
13 37 (8.37%) Front End Development
14 36 (8.14%) Computer Science
15 33 (7.47%) Infrastructure as Code
16 32 (7.24%) OO PHP
17 29 (6.56%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 200 (45.25%) JavaScript
2 150 (33.94%) SQL
3 132 (29.86%) C#
4 127 (28.73%) PHP
5 84 (19.00%) Java
6 64 (14.48%) Python
7 39 (8.82%) Bash Shell
8 37 (8.37%) C
9 32 (7.24%) TypeScript
10 30 (6.79%) C++
11 29 (6.56%) Perl
12 28 (6.33%) PowerShell
13 17 (3.85%) PL/SQL
14 16 (3.62%) ES6
15 14 (3.17%) Kotlin
15 14 (3.17%) T-SQL
16 13 (2.94%) VB.NET
17 12 (2.71%) R
18 10 (2.26%) Ruby
18 10 (2.26%) Rust
Qualifications
1 64 (14.48%) Degree
2 18 (4.07%) HND
3 11 (2.49%) ISTQB
4 10 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (1.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (1.36%) SC Cleared
6 6 (1.36%) Security Cleared
7 5 (1.13%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (0.68%) ISEB
9 2 (0.45%) RHCE
9 2 (0.45%) RHCSA
10 1 (0.23%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (14.71%) QA
2 12 (2.71%) GDPR
3 1 (0.23%) ISO 26262
3 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.23%) SLA
System Software
1 89 (20.14%) Docker
2 18 (4.07%) Active Directory
3 13 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (1.58%) XenApp
4 7 (1.58%) XenDesktop
5 6 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (1.13%) Varnish
7 4 (0.90%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.45%) Postfix
9 1 (0.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 71 (16.06%) Terraform
2 70 (15.84%) Ansible
3 29 (6.56%) Kubernetes
4 25 (5.66%) Puppet
5 15 (3.39%) Packer
6 14 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
7 10 (2.26%) Docker Swarm
7 10 (2.26%) Grafana
8 8 (1.81%) Prometheus
9 7 (1.58%) FortiGate
9 7 (1.58%) HP Data Protector
9 7 (1.58%) Microsoft Intune
9 7 (1.58%) NetBackup
10 6 (1.36%) Consul
10 6 (1.36%) logstash
11 5 (1.13%) Kibana
12 4 (0.90%) Graphite
13 3 (0.68%) Opsview
14 2 (0.45%) Icinga
14 2 (0.45%) Nagios
Vendors
1 74 (16.74%) Microsoft
2 51 (11.54%) Oracle
3 23 (5.20%) Cloudera
4 12 (2.71%) SAP
5 10 (2.26%) Atlassian
6 8 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (1.81%) VMware
6 8 (1.81%) Xamarin
7 7 (1.58%) arcserve
7 7 (1.58%) CheckPoint
7 7 (1.58%) Cisco
7 7 (1.58%) Citrix
7 7 (1.58%) CommVault
7 7 (1.58%) Veeam
8 5 (1.13%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.13%) Zend
9 4 (0.90%) Google
9 4 (0.90%) WooCommerce
10 3 (0.68%) Spotify
10 3 (0.68%) Tableau