Period
to 24 September 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 24 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Git Distributed Version Control System
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
24 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 27 24 24
Rank change year-on-year -3 0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Git (software) 477 686 689
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 8.58% 8.64% 8.85%
As % of the Development Applications category 40.49% 43.61% 43.17%
Number of salaries quoted 894 1,155 1,259
Median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% +5.26%

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 with a WFH option and a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,178 1,573 1,596
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 21.20% 19.81% 20.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1,071 1,389 1,403
Median annual salary £52,500 £53,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.87% +7.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £35,000 £34,000 £34,400
90th Percentile £76,250 £81,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Git (software)
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Git (software) as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Git (software) trend for jobs with a WFH option

Git (software)
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Git (software).

Git (software) salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Git (software)
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Git (software) over the 6 months to 24 September 2020.

Git (software) salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 24 September 2020, Git (software) job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Git (software).

1 237 (49.69%) JavaScript
2 203 (42.56%) Agile Software Development
3 183 (38.36%) CSS
4 178 (37.32%) HTML
5 143 (29.98%) SQL
6 135 (28.30%) DevOps
7 127 (26.62%) AWS
8 120 (25.16%) Azure
9 118 (24.74%) AngularJS
9 118 (24.74%) C#
10 116 (24.32%) Jenkins
11 114 (23.90%) Python
12 107 (22.43%) Continuous Integration
13 105 (22.01%) Docker
14 104 (21.80%) PHP
15 97 (20.34%) Java
16 95 (19.92%) Scrum
17 94 (19.71%) Linux
18 89 (18.66%) .NET
19 88 (18.45%) Web Development
19 88 (18.45%) React
20 80 (16.77%) Test Automation
20 80 (16.77%) HTML5
20 80 (16.77%) Kubernetes
21 79 (16.56%) Front End Development
21 79 (16.56%) TDD
21 79 (16.56%) Software Engineering
22 72 (15.09%) MVC
22 72 (15.09%) Microservices
23 68 (14.26%) SQL Server

Git (software)
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 43 (9.01%) Elasticsearch
2 37 (7.76%) WordPress
3 22 (4.61%) CMS
4 16 (3.35%) Confluence
5 15 (3.14%) Apache
6 14 (2.94%) nginx
7 10 (2.10%) Tomcat
8 7 (1.47%) Jadu
9 5 (1.05%) Moodle
10 4 (0.84%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.63%) IIS
11 3 (0.63%) NServiceBus
11 3 (0.63%) Orchard CMS
11 3 (0.63%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.42%) Apache Airflow
12 2 (0.42%) Drupal
12 2 (0.42%) MS Exchange
13 1 (0.21%) Apache Spark
13 1 (0.21%) EPiServer
13 1 (0.21%) Tornado
Applications
1 15 (3.14%) Photoshop
2 14 (2.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (0.63%) Figma
3 3 (0.63%) Sketch
4 2 (0.42%) Adobe XD
4 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.21%) FileZilla
5 1 (0.21%) InVision
5 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (2.73%) Magento
2 9 (1.89%) Shopify
3 3 (0.63%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.21%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 127 (26.62%) AWS
2 120 (25.16%) Azure
3 30 (6.29%) GitHub
4 26 (5.45%) GCP
5 21 (4.40%) AWS CloudFormation
6 17 (3.56%) Amazon EC2
7 15 (3.14%) npm
7 15 (3.14%) SaaS
7 15 (3.14%) Serverless
8 13 (2.73%) AWS Lambda
9 10 (2.10%) Power Platform
10 6 (1.26%) Amazon S3
11 5 (1.05%) Azure Data Factory
11 5 (1.05%) Route 53
12 4 (0.84%) Amazon ECS
12 4 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (0.84%) Logic Apps
12 4 (0.84%) NuGet
13 3 (0.63%) IaaS
13 3 (0.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.56%) HTTP
2 13 (2.73%) Internet
3 8 (1.68%) Skype
4 7 (1.47%) IPv4
4 7 (1.47%) IPv6
5 5 (1.05%) Firewall
6 4 (0.84%) DNS
6 4 (0.84%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.63%) Bluetooth
8 2 (0.42%) DHCP
8 2 (0.42%) FTP
8 2 (0.42%) Network Security
8 2 (0.42%) SMTP
8 2 (0.42%) SNMP
8 2 (0.42%) SSH
9 1 (0.21%) Asterisk PBX
9 1 (0.21%) ATM
9 1 (0.21%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.21%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.21%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (14.26%) SQL Server
2 65 (13.63%) MySQL
3 56 (11.74%) MongoDB
4 51 (10.69%) PostgreSQL
5 48 (10.06%) NoSQL
6 38 (7.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 23 (4.82%) Relational Database
8 22 (4.61%) SQL Server 2012
9 19 (3.98%) Redis
10 15 (3.14%) MariaDB
11 13 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 11 (2.31%) Amazon RDS
12 11 (2.31%) JasperReports
13 10 (2.10%) Big Data
14 8 (1.68%) Informix
15 7 (1.47%) InterSystems Cache
15 7 (1.47%) Power BI
16 6 (1.26%) Apache Cassandra
16 6 (1.26%) Azure SQL Database
17 5 (1.05%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 116 (24.32%) Jenkins
2 61 (12.79%) JIRA
3 40 (8.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 39 (8.18%) Subversion
5 30 (6.29%) webpack
6 29 (6.08%) Mercurial
7 26 (5.45%) Bitbucket
8 25 (5.24%) Selenium
9 16 (3.35%) Maven
9 16 (3.35%) Visual Studio Team System
10 13 (2.73%) JUnit
10 13 (2.73%) TeamCity
11 12 (2.52%) Cucumber
12 10 (2.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 10 (2.10%) Grunt
12 10 (2.10%) Mockito
13 9 (1.89%) Cypress.io
13 9 (1.89%) GitLab
13 9 (1.89%) gulp
14 8 (1.68%) SpecFlow
General
1 49 (10.27%) Finance
2 24 (5.03%) Marketing
2 24 (5.03%) Public Sector
3 15 (3.14%) Telecoms
4 14 (2.94%) Manufacturing
5 13 (2.73%) Electronics
6 11 (2.31%) Banking
7 10 (2.10%) French Language
7 10 (2.10%) German Language
7 10 (2.10%) Retail
7 10 (2.10%) Spanish Language
8 7 (1.47%) Games
9 5 (1.05%) Advertising
10 4 (0.84%) Automotive
10 4 (0.84%) Law
11 3 (0.63%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.63%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.63%) Legal
12 2 (0.42%) Billing
12 2 (0.42%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 330 (69.18%) Developer
2 83 (17.40%) Senior Developer
3 58 (12.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 58 (12.16%) Web Developer
4 57 (11.95%) PHP Developer
5 50 (10.48%) DevOps Engineer
6 34 (7.13%) Java Developer
7 32 (6.71%) Software Engineer
8 30 (6.29%) Software Developer
9 26 (5.45%) Backend Developer
9 26 (5.45%) Full Stack Developer
10 25 (5.24%) React Developer
11 21 (4.40%) PHP Web Developer
12 20 (4.19%) Senior Web Developer
13 19 (3.98%) .NET Developer
14 18 (3.77%) C# Developer
15 17 (3.56%) AWS DevOps
15 17 (3.56%) AWS DevOps Engineer
15 17 (3.56%) AWS Engineer
16 15 (3.14%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (38.36%) CSS
2 178 (37.32%) HTML
3 118 (24.74%) AngularJS
4 89 (18.66%) .NET
5 88 (18.45%) React
6 80 (16.77%) HTML5
7 65 (13.63%) jQuery
8 64 (13.42%) RESTful
9 61 (12.79%) REST
10 60 (12.58%) Node.js
11 57 (11.95%) ASP.NET
12 55 (11.53%) CSS3
13 51 (10.69%) ASP.NET Web API
14 48 (10.06%) Web Services
15 36 (7.55%) Spring
16 34 (7.13%) JSON
16 34 (7.13%) KnockoutJS
16 34 (7.13%) React Native
16 34 (7.13%) Redux
16 34 (7.13%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 52 (10.90%) User Experience
2 38 (7.97%) Mobile App
3 27 (5.66%) Greenfield Project
4 19 (3.98%) Self-Motivation
5 16 (3.35%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (3.14%) Algorithms
6 15 (3.14%) Virtual Team
7 12 (2.52%) Data Centre
8 10 (2.10%) Cloud Native
8 10 (2.10%) Data Structures
9 9 (1.89%) Public Cloud
10 8 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.26%) e-Learning
11 6 (1.26%) N-Tier
12 5 (1.05%) Video on Demand
13 4 (0.84%) SCORM
14 3 (0.63%) Client/Server
14 3 (0.63%) Fixed Income
14 3 (0.63%) Mobile Games
14 3 (0.63%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 94 (19.71%) Linux
2 29 (6.08%) Windows
3 26 (5.45%) Unix
4 23 (4.82%) Android
5 19 (3.98%) Apple iOS
6 15 (3.14%) CentOS
7 7 (1.47%) Debian
7 7 (1.47%) Fedora
8 6 (1.26%) Mac OS
8 6 (1.26%) VMS
9 5 (1.05%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.42%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.21%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.21%) Solaris
11 1 (0.21%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.21%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (42.56%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (28.30%) DevOps
3 107 (22.43%) Continuous Integration
4 95 (19.92%) Scrum
5 88 (18.45%) Web Development
6 80 (16.77%) Test Automation
7 79 (16.56%) Front End Development
7 79 (16.56%) Software Engineering
7 79 (16.56%) TDD
8 72 (15.09%) Microservices
8 72 (15.09%) MVC
9 60 (12.58%) OO
10 41 (8.60%) Mentoring
11 40 (8.39%) SDLC
12 38 (7.97%) Problem-Solving
13 37 (7.76%) Open Source
14 30 (6.29%) Computer Science
15 29 (6.08%) Unit Testing
16 28 (5.87%) BDD
17 27 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 237 (49.69%) JavaScript
2 143 (29.98%) SQL
3 118 (24.74%) C#
4 114 (23.90%) Python
5 104 (21.80%) PHP
6 97 (20.34%) Java
7 45 (9.43%) Bash Shell
8 42 (8.81%) TypeScript
9 29 (6.08%) PL/SQL
10 27 (5.66%) T-SQL
11 25 (5.24%) C++
12 24 (5.03%) Go
13 17 (3.56%) PowerShell
14 16 (3.35%) ES6
15 12 (2.52%) Java 8
16 10 (2.10%) Ruby
16 10 (2.10%) Shell Script
17 9 (1.89%) Apple Swift
17 9 (1.89%) Perl
18 8 (1.68%) C
Qualifications
1 50 (10.48%) Degree
2 22 (4.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (3.56%) Security Cleared
4 15 (3.14%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.05%) Numerate Degree
6 4 (0.84%) AWS Certification
7 3 (0.63%) ISEB
7 3 (0.63%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.63%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.42%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.42%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (0.42%) PhD
9 1 (0.21%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.21%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.66%) QA
2 4 (0.84%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.63%) SLA
4 1 (0.21%) GDPR
4 1 (0.21%) HL7
4 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 105 (22.01%) Docker
2 13 (2.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.31%) vSphere
4 5 (1.05%) Firmware
5 1 (0.21%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.21%) DFS Replication
5 1 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.21%) XenApp
5 1 (0.21%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 80 (16.77%) Kubernetes
2 45 (9.43%) Terraform
3 41 (8.60%) Ansible
4 33 (6.92%) Puppet
5 13 (2.73%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (2.52%) Kibana
7 11 (2.31%) cPanel
7 11 (2.31%) logstash
8 9 (1.89%) Rancher
9 8 (1.68%) Grafana
10 7 (1.47%) HAProxy
10 7 (1.47%) Icinga
10 7 (1.47%) Prometheus
11 6 (1.26%) Graylog
12 5 (1.05%) Docker Swarm
12 5 (1.05%) Packer
13 3 (0.63%) NetIQ Identity Manager
14 2 (0.42%) Marathon
14 2 (0.42%) Mesos
14 2 (0.42%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 57 (11.95%) Microsoft
2 34 (7.13%) Oracle
3 25 (5.24%) Google
4 18 (3.77%) Adobe
5 15 (3.14%) VMware
6 13 (2.73%) SAP
7 10 (2.10%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (1.68%) Borland
8 8 (1.68%) JDA
9 7 (1.47%) Red Hat
9 7 (1.47%) Zend
10 5 (1.05%) Atlassian
10 5 (1.05%) NVIDIA
11 4 (0.84%) Apple
12 3 (0.63%) CyberArk
12 3 (0.63%) ForgeRock
12 3 (0.63%) NetIQ
12 3 (0.63%) Temenos
12 3 (0.63%) WooCommerce
13 2 (0.42%) DevExpress