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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GitHub
England / West Midlands
Rank 166 211 194
Rank change year-on-year +45 -17  
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 43 30 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.93% 0.49% 0.38%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.02% 5.85% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 41 26 18
Median salary £36,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,150 £27,100 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year +6.66% -9.09%  

GitHub is in the cloud computing skills category. The next 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.

Cloud Computing Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 536 513 309
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 11.54% 8.44% 6.16%
Number of salaries quoted 440 398 256
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing GitHub as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Solihull +11 27 £36,000 +44.00% 4
Birmingham +12 13 £39,000 -8.23% 3
Worcestershire -12 3 £21,500 -44.51%
Warwickshire +29 1 £30,000 -17.24%
GitHub
England

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing GitHub also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 60 (84.51%) JavaScript
2 58 (81.69%) HTML
2 58 (81.69%) CSS
3 46 (64.79%) MVC
4 40 (56.34%) PHP
5 36 (50.70%) MySQL
6 34 (47.89%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (47.89%) Git (software)
7 33 (46.48%) OOP
7 33 (46.48%) AngularJS
8 31 (43.66%) Web Development
9 30 (42.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 30 (42.25%) Continuous Delivery
10 29 (40.85%) HTML5
11 28 (39.44%) Laravel
11 28 (39.44%) React
12 27 (38.03%) C#
13 26 (36.62%) CodeIgniter
14 25 (35.21%) webpack
14 25 (35.21%) GitLab
14 25 (35.21%) gulp
14 25 (35.21%) Vue.js
14 25 (35.21%) PHP 7
14 25 (35.21%) Backbone.js
15 24 (33.80%) Linux
16 23 (32.39%) Amazon AWS
17 22 (30.99%) NoSQL
18 21 (29.58%) REST
18 21 (29.58%) SOAP
19 19 (26.76%) Java

GitHub
Top Related 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 19 (26.76%) Elasticsearch
1 19 (26.76%) nginx
2 17 (23.94%) Apache
3 4 (5.63%) Drupal
4 3 (4.23%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.82%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 23 (32.39%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (23.94%) Amazon EC2
2 17 (23.94%) Amazon S3
2 17 (23.94%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.23%) HTTP
2 2 (2.82%) DHCP
2 2 (2.82%) DNS
2 2 (2.82%) Skype
2 2 (2.82%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (50.70%) MySQL
2 22 (30.99%) NoSQL
3 17 (23.94%) Amazon RDS
3 17 (23.94%) MongoDB
4 16 (22.54%) SQL Server
5 6 (8.45%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (8.45%) Relational Database
6 4 (5.63%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (4.23%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.82%) DB2
9 1 (1.41%) Big Data
9 1 (1.41%) EDRMS
9 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 34 (47.89%) Git (software)
2 25 (35.21%) GitLab
2 25 (35.21%) gulp
2 25 (35.21%) webpack
3 17 (23.94%) PhantomJS
4 13 (18.31%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (8.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (8.45%) Bitbucket
5 6 (8.45%) JIRA
5 6 (8.45%) Selenium
6 4 (5.63%) CruiseControl
6 4 (5.63%) JSUnit
6 4 (5.63%) Karma Test Runner
6 4 (5.63%) Mocha
6 4 (5.63%) PhpStorm
6 4 (5.63%) PHPUnit
6 4 (5.63%) Subversion
6 4 (5.63%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.82%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.41%) NUnit
General
1 11 (15.49%) Finance
1 11 (15.49%) Marketing
2 4 (5.63%) Games
3 2 (2.82%) Billing
Job Titles
1 64 (90.14%) Developer
2 24 (33.80%) PHP Developer
3 19 (26.76%) Senior Developer
4 17 (23.94%) Web Developer
5 13 (18.31%) Software Developer
6 9 (12.68%) PHP Web Developer
6 9 (12.68%) Senior Software Developer
7 8 (11.27%) Junior
7 8 (11.27%) Junior Developer
7 8 (11.27%) Senior PHP Developer
8 4 (5.63%) .NET Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Applications Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Graduate
8 4 (5.63%) Graduate Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Lead Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Web Applications Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Development Manager
9 3 (4.23%) Development Team Manager
9 3 (4.23%) Java Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (81.69%) CSS
1 58 (81.69%) HTML
2 33 (46.48%) AngularJS
3 30 (42.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 29 (40.85%) HTML5
5 28 (39.44%) Laravel
5 28 (39.44%) React
6 26 (36.62%) CodeIgniter
7 25 (35.21%) Backbone.js
7 25 (35.21%) Vue.js
8 21 (29.58%) REST
8 21 (29.58%) SOAP
9 17 (23.94%) LAMP
9 17 (23.94%) LEMP Stack
10 16 (22.54%) .NET
10 16 (22.54%) Apache Cordova
10 16 (22.54%) PhoneGap
11 13 (18.31%) jQuery
12 11 (15.49%) Symfony
13 10 (14.08%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.35%) Mobile App
2 11 (15.49%) Linux Command Line
3 7 (9.86%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.63%) iPad
5 3 (4.23%) Blog
6 2 (2.82%) Device Driver
6 2 (2.82%) User Experience
7 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (33.80%) Linux
2 16 (22.54%) Android
2 16 (22.54%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (64.79%) MVC
2 34 (47.89%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (46.48%) OOP
4 31 (43.66%) Web Development
5 30 (42.25%) Continuous Delivery
6 18 (25.35%) API Integration
7 16 (22.54%) Android Development
7 16 (22.54%) iOS Development
7 16 (22.54%) Mobile Application Development
7 16 (22.54%) TDD
8 13 (18.31%) Scrum
9 11 (15.49%) Kanban
10 10 (14.08%) SDLC
11 9 (12.68%) Affiliate Marketing
11 9 (12.68%) Open Source
11 9 (12.68%) Workflow
12 8 (11.27%) OO
13 7 (9.86%) Case Management
13 7 (9.86%) Software Engineering
14 6 (8.45%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 60 (84.51%) JavaScript
2 40 (56.34%) PHP
3 27 (38.03%) C#
4 25 (35.21%) PHP 7
5 19 (26.76%) Java
6 17 (23.94%) XPath
7 16 (22.54%) SQL
8 9 (12.68%) Python
9 6 (8.45%) VB.NET
10 3 (4.23%) TypeScript
11 2 (2.82%) Erlang
11 2 (2.82%) F#
11 2 (2.82%) Haskell
11 2 (2.82%) PHP 5
11 2 (2.82%) Ruby
11 2 (2.82%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (11.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 18 (25.35%) Docker
2 2 (2.82%) Samba
2 2 (2.82%) Squid
Systems Management
1 17 (23.94%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (5.63%) Oracle
2 3 (4.23%) Twitter
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