Period
to 11 May 2021

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 11 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Git Distributed Version Control System
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
11 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 23 35 25
Rank change year-on-year +12 -10 -1
Permanent jobs citing Git (software) 1,661 469 783
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 9.74% 7.35% 9.81%
As % of the Development Applications category 44.13% 36.81% 44.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1,415 424 673
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,968 £32,500
25th Percentile £38,750 £42,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median % change year-on-year - +2.04% +3.16%
75th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £77,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £54,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -1.82% +10.00% -

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 3,764 1,274 1,742
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 22.07% 19.96% 21.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3,196 1,082 1,535
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £33,750
25th Percentile £42,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +10.00%
75th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £72,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £82,500 £83,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 11 May 2021.

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

For the 6 months to 11 May 2021, 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).

1 907 (54.61%) JavaScript
2 869 (52.32%) Agile Software Development
3 581 (34.98%) DevOps
4 570 (34.32%) AWS
5 543 (32.69%) Docker
6 538 (32.39%) HTML
7 528 (31.79%) CSS
8 522 (31.43%) Linux
9 453 (27.27%) Azure
10 419 (25.23%) SQL
11 418 (25.17%) Scrum
12 386 (23.24%) PHP
12 386 (23.24%) Kubernetes
13 369 (22.22%) React
14 334 (20.11%) C#
15 326 (19.63%) Terraform
16 314 (18.90%) Continuous Integration
17 309 (18.60%) AngularJS
18 298 (17.94%) Software Engineering
19 296 (17.82%) MySQL
20 291 (17.52%) Node.js
21 276 (16.62%) .NET
22 275 (16.56%) Social Skills
23 266 (16.01%) Jenkins
24 263 (15.83%) TypeScript
25 255 (15.35%) Front End Development
26 253 (15.23%) MVC
27 247 (14.87%) Web Development
28 246 (14.81%) Python
29 245 (14.75%) Java

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 85 (5.12%) CMS
2 73 (4.39%) Elasticsearch
3 67 (4.03%) WordPress
4 54 (3.25%) Confluence
5 51 (3.07%) Apache
6 38 (2.29%) IIS
7 35 (2.11%) Tomcat
8 29 (1.75%) Umbraco
9 27 (1.63%) nginx
10 23 (1.38%) Sitecore CMS
11 21 (1.26%) Apache Spark
11 21 (1.26%) JBoss
12 20 (1.20%) EPiServer
13 19 (1.14%) Drupal
14 18 (1.08%) Kentico
15 14 (0.84%) SharePoint
16 13 (0.78%) Mule
16 13 (0.78%) Mule ESB
16 13 (0.78%) Red Hat Fuse
17 11 (0.66%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 15 (0.90%) Sketch
2 13 (0.78%) Adobe XD
3 12 (0.72%) Figma
4 7 (0.42%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.36%) Microsoft Office
6 5 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (0.30%) InVision
6 5 (0.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (0.18%) MadCap Flare
8 2 (0.12%) GIMP
8 2 (0.12%) Microsoft Excel
9 1 (0.060%) 3ds Max
9 1 (0.060%) InDesign
9 1 (0.060%) Marvel
9 1 (0.060%) Maya
Business Applications
1 29 (1.75%) Magento
2 18 (1.08%) Shopify
3 14 (0.84%) nopCommerce
4 11 (0.66%) Sentinel
5 7 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.18%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
7 2 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.060%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 570 (34.32%) AWS
2 453 (27.27%) Azure
3 157 (9.45%) AWS CloudFormation
4 121 (7.28%) SaaS
5 119 (7.16%) GCP
6 114 (6.86%) GitHub
7 78 (4.70%) Serverless
8 67 (4.03%) npm
9 66 (3.97%) Amazon EC2
10 61 (3.67%) Amazon S3
11 55 (3.31%) PaaS
12 54 (3.25%) AWS Lambda
13 34 (2.05%) Azure Active Directory
14 33 (1.99%) Firebase
15 27 (1.63%) Amazon Cognito
16 26 (1.57%) Amazon SQS
17 25 (1.51%) IaaS
17 25 (1.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 24 (1.44%) CloudFront
19 23 (1.38%) Azure Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 31 (1.87%) HTTP
2 27 (1.63%) Firewall
3 24 (1.44%) Internet
4 20 (1.20%) DNS
5 17 (1.02%) Network Security
5 17 (1.02%) TCP/IP
6 13 (0.78%) Bluetooth
6 13 (0.78%) LAN
6 13 (0.78%) WAN
6 13 (0.78%) Wireless
7 10 (0.60%) SSL
7 10 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
7 10 (0.60%) ZigBee
8 8 (0.48%) FTP
8 8 (0.48%) OpenVPN
9 6 (0.36%) VPN
10 5 (0.30%) IPv4
11 4 (0.24%) DMZ
11 4 (0.24%) IPv6
11 4 (0.24%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 296 (17.82%) MySQL
2 229 (13.79%) SQL Server
3 152 (9.15%) NoSQL
4 150 (9.03%) MongoDB
5 95 (5.72%) PostgreSQL
6 64 (3.85%) Relational Database
7 33 (1.99%) Amazon RDS
8 32 (1.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 30 (1.81%) Azure SQL Database
10 29 (1.75%) Redis
10 29 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 26 (1.57%) Big Data
12 19 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 17 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
14 16 (0.96%) Hadoop
14 16 (0.96%) JasperReports
15 13 (0.78%) Power BI
16 12 (0.72%) MariaDB
16 12 (0.72%) RDBMS
17 11 (0.66%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 266 (16.01%) Jenkins
2 205 (12.34%) JIRA
3 126 (7.59%) GitLab
4 72 (4.33%) Maven
5 69 (4.15%) webpack
6 68 (4.09%) Visual Studio
7 67 (4.03%) Bitbucket
8 56 (3.37%) Selenium
9 55 (3.31%) JUnit
10 54 (3.25%) Subversion
11 46 (2.77%) Cypress.io
12 39 (2.35%) git-flow
13 38 (2.29%) Cucumber
13 38 (2.29%) gulp
13 38 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
14 36 (2.17%) Gradle
15 33 (1.99%) PHPUnit
16 32 (1.93%) TeamCity
17 31 (1.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 30 (1.81%) CircleCI
General
1 275 (16.56%) Social Skills
2 216 (13.00%) Finance
3 99 (5.96%) Analytical Skills
4 97 (5.84%) Marketing
5 82 (4.94%) Retail
6 63 (3.79%) Games
7 51 (3.07%) Public Sector
8 41 (2.47%) Electronics
9 39 (2.35%) Telecoms
10 33 (1.99%) Manufacturing
11 29 (1.75%) Banking
12 20 (1.20%) Legal
13 18 (1.08%) Advertising
14 14 (0.84%) Law
15 13 (0.78%) Automotive
16 10 (0.60%) Avionics
16 10 (0.60%) Financial Institution
16 10 (0.60%) Presentation Skills
17 9 (0.54%) Billing
17 9 (0.54%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 993 (59.78%) Developer
2 275 (16.56%) DevOps Engineer
3 250 (15.05%) PHP Developer
4 206 (12.40%) Senior Developer
5 148 (8.91%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 146 (8.79%) Full Stack Developer
7 143 (8.61%) AWS Engineer
8 124 (7.47%) AWS DevOps
8 124 (7.47%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 118 (7.10%) React Developer
10 112 (6.74%) Software Engineer
11 106 (6.38%) .NET Developer
12 102 (6.14%) JavaScript Developer
13 101 (6.08%) Software Developer
14 69 (4.15%) Lead Developer
15 67 (4.03%) Java Developer
16 64 (3.85%) Senior PHP Developer
17 63 (3.79%) C# Developer
18 56 (3.37%) PHP Laravel Developer
19 54 (3.25%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 538 (32.39%) HTML
2 528 (31.79%) CSS
3 369 (22.22%) React
4 309 (18.60%) AngularJS
5 291 (17.52%) Node.js
6 276 (16.62%) .NET
7 245 (14.75%) REST
8 206 (12.40%) RESTful
9 182 (10.96%) HTML5
9 182 (10.96%) Vue.js
10 177 (10.66%) jQuery
11 173 (10.42%) Laravel
12 150 (9.03%) Sass
13 149 (8.97%) Web Services
14 138 (8.31%) ASP.NET
14 138 (8.31%) CSS3
15 128 (7.71%) Symfony
16 119 (7.16%) JSON
17 100 (6.02%) Redux
18 93 (5.60%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 181 (10.90%) User Experience
2 75 (4.52%) Greenfield Project
3 74 (4.46%) Hybrid Cloud
4 62 (3.73%) Mobile App
5 51 (3.07%) Self-Motivation
6 40 (2.41%) Linux Command Line
6 40 (2.41%) Virtual Team
7 34 (2.05%) Algorithms
8 30 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
9 26 (1.57%) Cloud Native
10 23 (1.38%) Data Structures
11 22 (1.32%) Management Information System
12 16 (0.96%) NHS
13 15 (0.90%) Animation
13 15 (0.90%) Public Cloud
14 13 (0.78%) Embedded Systems
15 11 (0.66%) BBC
15 11 (0.66%) FMCG
16 10 (0.60%) iPad
16 10 (0.60%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 522 (31.43%) Linux
2 122 (7.34%) Windows
3 98 (5.90%) Android
4 74 (4.46%) Apple iOS
5 52 (3.13%) Unix
6 32 (1.93%) Windows Server
7 31 (1.87%) Ubuntu
8 26 (1.57%) Embedded Linux
9 15 (0.90%) CentOS
10 8 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (0.36%) Debian
11 6 (0.36%) Windows 10
12 5 (0.30%) Fedora
13 4 (0.24%) FreeRTOS
14 3 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
14 3 (0.18%) Windows Server 2016
15 2 (0.12%) SUSE
15 2 (0.12%) Windows 7
15 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2019
16 1 (0.060%) Alpine Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 869 (52.32%) Agile Software Development
2 581 (34.98%) DevOps
3 418 (25.17%) Scrum
4 314 (18.90%) Continuous Integration
5 298 (17.94%) Software Engineering
6 255 (15.35%) Front End Development
7 253 (15.23%) MVC
8 247 (14.87%) Web Development
9 225 (13.55%) TDD
10 224 (13.49%) Microservices
11 222 (13.37%) Problem-Solving
12 173 (10.42%) Mentoring
13 169 (10.17%) Test Automation
14 165 (9.93%) Deployment Automation
15 154 (9.27%) OOP
15 154 (9.27%) Unit Testing
16 145 (8.73%) E-Commerce
17 137 (8.25%) Migration
18 130 (7.83%) Computer Science
19 125 (7.53%) OO
Programming Languages
1 907 (54.61%) JavaScript
2 419 (25.23%) SQL
3 386 (23.24%) PHP
4 334 (20.11%) C#
5 263 (15.83%) TypeScript
6 246 (14.81%) Python
7 245 (14.75%) Java
8 86 (5.18%) ES6
9 81 (4.88%) Go
10 74 (4.46%) Bash Shell
11 69 (4.15%) C++
12 62 (3.73%) PowerShell
13 53 (3.19%) Ruby
14 39 (2.35%) Scala
15 34 (2.05%) Shell Script
16 33 (1.99%) C
17 31 (1.87%) T-SQL
18 28 (1.69%) PL/SQL
19 27 (1.63%) ES7
20 26 (1.57%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 154 (9.27%) Degree
2 105 (6.32%) Security Cleared
3 102 (6.14%) SC Cleared
4 88 (5.30%) Computer Science Degree
5 26 (1.57%) BPSS Clearance
6 11 (0.66%) AWS Certification
7 9 (0.54%) PhD
8 5 (0.30%) HND
9 4 (0.24%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.18%) ISEB
11 2 (0.12%) CCNA
11 2 (0.12%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.060%) CITP
12 1 (0.060%) Master's Degree
12 1 (0.060%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 128 (7.71%) QA
2 14 (0.84%) WAI
3 11 (0.66%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.48%) SLA
5 7 (0.42%) WCAG
6 5 (0.30%) GDPR
6 5 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.24%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (0.12%) IEC 61131
9 2 (0.12%) PMO
10 1 (0.060%) JTAG
System Software
1 543 (32.69%) Docker
2 44 (2.65%) Active Directory
3 17 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (0.96%) Firmware
5 9 (0.54%) LXC
6 8 (0.48%) HDFS
7 6 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (0.36%) vSphere
8 4 (0.24%) Postfix
9 2 (0.12%) Ceph
9 2 (0.12%) Gluster
9 2 (0.12%) KVM
9 2 (0.12%) VMware NSX
9 2 (0.12%) Xen
10 1 (0.060%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.060%) iptables
10 1 (0.060%) pfSense
10 1 (0.060%) Squid
10 1 (0.060%) Varnish
10 1 (0.060%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 386 (23.24%) Kubernetes
2 326 (19.63%) Terraform
3 163 (9.81%) Puppet
4 139 (8.37%) Opscode Chef
5 99 (5.96%) Ansible
6 86 (5.18%) Istio
7 27 (1.63%) Prometheus
8 20 (1.20%) Grafana
9 17 (1.02%) Nagios
10 16 (0.96%) HAProxy
11 9 (0.54%) Docker Swarm
12 8 (0.48%) Salt
13 7 (0.42%) Icinga
14 6 (0.36%) HP Fortify
15 5 (0.30%) ZABBIX
16 4 (0.24%) Argo
16 4 (0.24%) Kibana
16 4 (0.24%) Munin
16 4 (0.24%) Packer
17 3 (0.18%) Consul
Vendors
1 146 (8.79%) Microsoft
2 95 (5.72%) Google
3 82 (4.94%) Zend
4 42 (2.53%) Oracle
5 38 (2.29%) SAP
6 33 (1.99%) Atlassian
7 29 (1.75%) VMware
8 26 (1.57%) Adobe
9 25 (1.51%) Sitecore
10 19 (1.14%) Splunk
11 18 (1.08%) WooCommerce
12 17 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
13 16 (0.96%) JDA
14 13 (0.78%) Mercator
15 10 (0.60%) Databricks
15 10 (0.60%) FNZ
16 9 (0.54%) Sage
17 8 (0.48%) Kony
17 8 (0.48%) ServiceNow
18 7 (0.42%) Red Hat