Period
to 21 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 21 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitHub
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 210 257 221
Rank change year-on-year +47 -36 +63
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 62 49 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.79% 0.52% 1.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.94% 2.57% 7.47%
Number of salaries quoted 57 41 102
West Midlands median annual salary £56,000 £45,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.44% +25.00% -4.00%
10th Percentile £31,200 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £53,750 £57,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,108 1,903 1,500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 26.80% 20.23% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1,670 1,503 1,264
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing GitHub as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for GitHub in the West Midlands

GitHub
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for GitHub in the West Midlands

GitHub
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GitHub in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 21 July 2019.

Salary histogram for GitHub in the West Midlands

GitHub
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 GitHub within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
Coventry +40 26 £60,000 +50.00% 6
Birmingham +44 24 £47,500 - 6
Warwickshire -5 7 £49,250 +40.71% 3
Worcestershire -26 2 £30,000 -33.33% 1
Solihull -7 1 £40,000 -20.00% 1
GitHub
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 40 (64.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (62.90%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (48.39%) .NET
3 30 (48.39%) Continuous Integration
4 29 (46.77%) DevOps
4 29 (46.77%) React
5 28 (45.16%) JIRA
6 27 (43.55%) Visual Studio Team System
7 25 (40.32%) Microsoft
8 23 (37.10%) Software Engineering
9 20 (32.26%) C#
10 19 (30.65%) HTML
10 19 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (30.65%) AngularJS
11 18 (29.03%) Unit Testing
11 18 (29.03%) PHP
12 17 (27.42%) JavaScript
12 17 (27.42%) Jenkins
13 16 (25.81%) Python
13 16 (25.81%) CSS
14 15 (24.19%) Retail
14 15 (24.19%) Docker
14 15 (24.19%) Git (software)
15 14 (22.58%) BDD
15 14 (22.58%) Bitbucket
15 14 (22.58%) Microservices
15 14 (22.58%) MySQL
15 14 (22.58%) SQL Server
15 14 (22.58%) Scrum
16 13 (20.97%) Visual Studio

GitHub
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 11 (17.74%) Confluence
2 2 (3.23%) CMS
2 2 (3.23%) Drupal
2 2 (3.23%) nginx
2 2 (3.23%) WordPress
3 1 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Magento
2 2 (3.23%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 40 (64.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (62.90%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (8.06%) SaaS
4 4 (6.45%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (3.23%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.61%) BrowserStack
6 1 (1.61%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.29%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.84%) Firewall
3 2 (3.23%) Intranet
3 2 (3.23%) Skype
4 1 (1.61%) DNS
4 1 (1.61%) ICMP
4 1 (1.61%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.58%) MySQL
1 14 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 6 (9.68%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.61%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.61%) BigQuery
5 1 (1.61%) Bigtable
5 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.61%) Redis
Development Applications
1 28 (45.16%) JIRA
2 27 (43.55%) Visual Studio Team System
3 17 (27.42%) Jenkins
4 15 (24.19%) Git (software)
5 14 (22.58%) Bitbucket
6 13 (20.97%) Visual Studio
7 5 (8.06%) GitLab
8 4 (6.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (6.45%) Selenium
9 3 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (3.23%) IntelliJ
10 2 (3.23%) Jasmine
10 2 (3.23%) JMeter
10 2 (3.23%) Protractor
10 2 (3.23%) SonarQube
10 2 (3.23%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (3.23%) Zephyr
11 1 (1.61%) AppVeyor
11 1 (1.61%) Gitweb
11 1 (1.61%) Maven
General
1 15 (24.19%) Retail
2 7 (11.29%) Marketing
3 4 (6.45%) Billing
4 3 (4.84%) Finance
5 1 (1.61%) Automotive
5 1 (1.61%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 21 (33.87%) Developer
2 20 (32.26%) Software Engineer
3 15 (24.19%) Principal Engineer
3 15 (24.19%) Principal Software Engineer
4 14 (22.58%) .NET Software Engineer
5 13 (20.97%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) PHP Developer
7 5 (8.06%) Senior Software Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) C# Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Salesforce Developer
9 3 (4.84%) AWS Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) Azure Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) Senior DevOps
9 3 (4.84%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 2 (3.23%) AWS DevOps
10 2 (3.23%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 2 (3.23%) Azure DevOps
10 2 (3.23%) Azure DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (48.39%) .NET
2 29 (46.77%) React
3 19 (30.65%) AngularJS
3 19 (30.65%) HTML
4 16 (25.81%) CSS
5 13 (20.97%) ASP.NET
5 13 (20.97%) React Native
6 12 (19.35%) ASP.NET Web API
7 11 (17.74%) HTML5
8 10 (16.13%) .NET Core
8 10 (16.13%) Web Services
9 9 (14.52%) .NET Framework
9 9 (14.52%) Sass
10 8 (12.90%) Node.js
11 7 (11.29%) Symfony
12 5 (8.06%) Spring
13 4 (6.45%) jQuery
13 4 (6.45%) KnockoutJS
13 4 (6.45%) Laravel
13 4 (6.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.74%) Public Cloud
2 10 (16.13%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (4.84%) User Experience
4 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.23%) Cloud Native
4 2 (3.23%) Life Science
4 2 (3.23%) New Media
4 2 (3.23%) Robotics
5 1 (1.61%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.61%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.61%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.90%) Linux
2 7 (11.29%) Windows
3 3 (4.84%) Android
3 3 (4.84%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.23%) CentOS
4 2 (3.23%) Mac OS
4 2 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (48.39%) Continuous Integration
2 29 (46.77%) DevOps
3 23 (37.10%) Software Engineering
4 19 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (29.03%) Unit Testing
6 14 (22.58%) BDD
6 14 (22.58%) Microservices
6 14 (22.58%) Scrum
7 13 (20.97%) Continuous Delivery
7 13 (20.97%) IT Strategy
8 12 (19.35%) Test Automation
9 11 (17.74%) Statistical Analysis
9 11 (17.74%) TDD
10 9 (14.52%) High Availability
11 7 (11.29%) Decision-Making
11 7 (11.29%) E-Commerce
12 6 (9.68%) MVC
12 6 (9.68%) Problem-Solving
12 6 (9.68%) Software Delivery
12 6 (9.68%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (32.26%) C#
2 18 (29.03%) PHP
3 17 (27.42%) JavaScript
4 16 (25.81%) Python
5 13 (20.97%) SQL
6 12 (19.35%) Bash Shell
7 8 (12.90%) Java
7 8 (12.90%) PowerShell
8 5 (8.06%) Go
9 4 (6.45%) Apex Code
9 4 (6.45%) SOQL
10 3 (4.84%) Ruby
11 2 (3.23%) C
11 2 (3.23%) COBOL
11 2 (3.23%) Groovy
11 2 (3.23%) Perl
11 2 (3.23%) Shell Script
11 2 (3.23%) TypeScript
12 1 (1.61%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) Degree
2 2 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.61%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.61%) ISEB
3 1 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.61%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) QA
2 2 (3.23%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.61%) MISRA
3 1 (1.61%) MISRA C
System Software
1 15 (24.19%) Docker
2 2 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.61%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (17.74%) Kubernetes
2 10 (16.13%) Puppet
3 8 (12.90%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (12.90%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 5 (8.06%) Terraform
5 4 (6.45%) Ansible
6 2 (3.23%) Consul
6 2 (3.23%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (3.23%) Grafana
6 2 (3.23%) Graphite
6 2 (3.23%) HockeyApp
6 2 (3.23%) Packer
6 2 (3.23%) Prometheus
7 1 (1.61%) CFEngine
7 1 (1.61%) Opsview
7 1 (1.61%) Rancher
Vendors
1 25 (40.32%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.06%) Google
3 4 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.23%) Atlassian
4 2 (3.23%) SAP
4 2 (3.23%) ServiceNow
4 2 (3.23%) UiPath
4 2 (3.23%) VMware
4 2 (3.23%) Zend
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle
5 1 (1.61%) Splunk