Period
to 1 March 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 1 March 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
1 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 21 26 21
Rank change year-on-year +5 -5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Git (software) 1,369 637 800
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 10.04% 8.65% 10.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 46.23% 42.98% 46.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2,422 1,169 1,400
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

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 2,961 1,482 1,712
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 21.71% 20.12% 22.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2,564 1,275 1,514
Median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £34,850 £35,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £81,250 £80,000
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 1 March 2021.

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

For the 6 months to 1 March 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).

1 735 (53.69%) Agile Software Development
2 719 (52.52%) JavaScript
3 492 (35.94%) DevOps
4 477 (34.84%) HTML
5 470 (34.33%) CSS
6 464 (33.89%) AWS
7 454 (33.16%) Docker
8 436 (31.85%) Linux
9 384 (28.05%) Scrum
10 375 (27.39%) SQL
11 330 (24.11%) Azure
12 320 (23.37%) Kubernetes
13 315 (23.01%) PHP
14 300 (21.91%) Continuous Integration
15 282 (20.60%) C#
16 258 (18.85%) React
17 247 (18.04%) .NET
17 247 (18.04%) MySQL
18 246 (17.97%) Terraform
19 239 (17.46%) Software Engineering
20 232 (16.95%) Node.js
21 227 (16.58%) AngularJS
22 226 (16.51%) Python
23 222 (16.22%) Java
23 222 (16.22%) SQL Server
24 217 (15.85%) TDD
25 212 (15.49%) Web Development
26 211 (15.41%) MVC
27 190 (13.88%) Puppet
28 189 (13.81%) Jenkins

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 77 (5.62%) Elasticsearch
2 66 (4.82%) CMS
2 66 (4.82%) WordPress
3 60 (4.38%) Apache
4 57 (4.16%) Confluence
5 40 (2.92%) IIS
6 33 (2.41%) nginx
7 31 (2.26%) Tomcat
8 25 (1.83%) Apache Spark
9 22 (1.61%) Sitecore CMS
10 20 (1.46%) Umbraco
11 18 (1.31%) JBoss
12 16 (1.17%) EPiServer
13 15 (1.10%) Kentico
14 13 (0.95%) Drupal
14 13 (0.95%) SharePoint
14 13 (0.95%) Tornado
15 12 (0.88%) Mule
15 12 (0.88%) Mule ESB
15 12 (0.88%) Red Hat Fuse
Applications
1 26 (1.90%) Sketch
2 21 (1.53%) Adobe XD
3 20 (1.46%) Figma
4 13 (0.95%) Photoshop
5 12 (0.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 8 (0.58%) InVision
7 5 (0.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 3 (0.22%) Microsoft Office
9 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Excel
10 1 (0.073%) 3ds Max
10 1 (0.073%) GIMP
10 1 (0.073%) Marvel
10 1 (0.073%) Maya
Business Applications
1 23 (1.68%) Magento
2 18 (1.31%) Shopify
3 14 (1.02%) nopCommerce
4 2 (0.15%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.073%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.073%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.073%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 464 (33.89%) AWS
2 330 (24.11%) Azure
3 180 (13.15%) AWS CloudFormation
4 93 (6.79%) GCP
5 92 (6.72%) SaaS
6 57 (4.16%) Serverless
7 53 (3.87%) npm
8 48 (3.51%) Amazon EC2
9 47 (3.43%) GitHub
10 44 (3.21%) PaaS
11 40 (2.92%) Amazon S3
12 27 (1.97%) AWS Lambda
13 26 (1.90%) Firebase
14 23 (1.68%) Azure Active Directory
15 22 (1.61%) Azure Data Factory
15 22 (1.61%) Logic Apps
16 19 (1.39%) Amazon ECS
17 18 (1.31%) Power Platform
18 14 (1.02%) CloudFront
18 14 (1.02%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (2.05%) HTTP
2 19 (1.39%) TCP/IP
3 17 (1.24%) Internet
4 14 (1.02%) Network Security
5 13 (0.95%) Firewall
6 11 (0.80%) SSH
7 9 (0.66%) Bluetooth
7 9 (0.66%) DNS
7 9 (0.66%) HTTPS
7 9 (0.66%) OpenVPN
8 8 (0.58%) IPv4
8 8 (0.58%) IPv6
8 8 (0.58%) Wireless
9 6 (0.44%) SSL
9 6 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (0.44%) ZigBee
10 5 (0.37%) LAN
10 5 (0.37%) WAN
11 4 (0.29%) FTP
11 4 (0.29%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 247 (18.04%) MySQL
2 222 (16.22%) SQL Server
3 133 (9.72%) NoSQL
4 127 (9.28%) MongoDB
5 96 (7.01%) PostgreSQL
6 60 (4.38%) Relational Database
7 38 (2.78%) Redis
8 33 (2.41%) Big Data
9 25 (1.83%) Amazon RDS
9 25 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 21 (1.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 20 (1.46%) Cosmos DB
12 19 (1.39%) Azure SQL Database
12 19 (1.39%) Hadoop
13 17 (1.24%) Apache Cassandra
13 17 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 15 (1.10%) JasperReports
15 13 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
16 12 (0.88%) MariaDB
17 9 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 189 (13.81%) Jenkins
2 188 (13.73%) JIRA
3 72 (5.26%) Bitbucket
3 72 (5.26%) Maven
4 66 (4.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 63 (4.60%) Subversion
6 60 (4.38%) GitLab
7 51 (3.73%) webpack
8 50 (3.65%) Selenium
9 48 (3.51%) Visual Studio
10 42 (3.07%) JUnit
11 37 (2.70%) gulp
12 34 (2.48%) git-flow
12 34 (2.48%) Gradle
13 33 (2.41%) TeamCity
14 32 (2.34%) Visual Studio Team System
15 28 (2.05%) Cypress.io
15 28 (2.05%) Mercurial
16 26 (1.90%) Cucumber
17 24 (1.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 153 (11.18%) Finance
2 73 (5.33%) Marketing
3 71 (5.19%) Retail
4 64 (4.67%) Games
5 40 (2.92%) Public Sector
6 35 (2.56%) Telecoms
7 29 (2.12%) Banking
8 28 (2.05%) Electronics
9 19 (1.39%) Law
9 19 (1.39%) Manufacturing
10 15 (1.10%) Advertising
10 15 (1.10%) Legal
11 14 (1.02%) German Language
12 10 (0.73%) Automotive
12 10 (0.73%) Financial Institution
13 8 (0.58%) Billing
14 7 (0.51%) French Language
14 7 (0.51%) Spanish Language
15 6 (0.44%) Local Government
16 5 (0.37%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 833 (60.85%) Developer
2 234 (17.09%) DevOps Engineer
3 200 (14.61%) PHP Developer
4 157 (11.47%) AWS Engineer
5 153 (11.18%) Senior Developer
6 151 (11.03%) AWS DevOps
6 151 (11.03%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 113 (8.25%) Full Stack Developer
8 110 (8.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 91 (6.65%) Software Engineer
10 87 (6.36%) .NET Developer
11 81 (5.92%) Software Developer
12 71 (5.19%) React Developer
13 70 (5.11%) Java Developer
14 62 (4.53%) JavaScript Developer
14 62 (4.53%) Web Developer
15 55 (4.02%) Lead Developer
16 47 (3.43%) C# Developer
17 43 (3.14%) PHP Laravel Developer
18 41 (2.99%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 477 (34.84%) HTML
2 470 (34.33%) CSS
3 258 (18.85%) React
4 247 (18.04%) .NET
5 232 (16.95%) Node.js
6 227 (16.58%) AngularJS
7 188 (13.73%) RESTful
8 173 (12.64%) HTML5
9 158 (11.54%) REST
10 136 (9.93%) Vue.js
11 129 (9.42%) Laravel
12 124 (9.06%) Web Services
13 123 (8.98%) CSS3
13 123 (8.98%) jQuery
14 114 (8.33%) ASP.NET
15 107 (7.82%) Sass
16 92 (6.72%) .NET Framework
17 89 (6.50%) JSON
18 87 (6.36%) Symfony
19 85 (6.21%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 118 (8.62%) User Experience
2 80 (5.84%) Greenfield Project
3 56 (4.09%) Analytical Skills
4 55 (4.02%) Mobile App
4 55 (4.02%) Virtual Team
5 40 (2.92%) Algorithms
6 36 (2.63%) Cloud Native
7 35 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
7 35 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
8 32 (2.34%) Data Structures
9 27 (1.97%) Linux Command Line
10 24 (1.75%) Hybrid Cloud
11 16 (1.17%) Animation
11 16 (1.17%) NHS
12 15 (1.10%) Online Games
13 13 (0.95%) Client/Server
13 13 (0.95%) Private Cloud
14 11 (0.80%) Management Information System
14 11 (0.80%) Public Cloud
15 9 (0.66%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 436 (31.85%) Linux
2 96 (7.01%) Windows
3 75 (5.48%) Android
4 60 (4.38%) Apple iOS
5 47 (3.43%) Unix
6 32 (2.34%) Windows Server
7 20 (1.46%) Ubuntu
8 19 (1.39%) CentOS
8 19 (1.39%) Embedded Linux
9 14 (1.02%) Debian
10 9 (0.66%) Fedora
11 5 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.29%) FreeRTOS
13 3 (0.22%) Solaris
14 2 (0.15%) AIX
14 2 (0.15%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2019
15 1 (0.073%) VMS
15 1 (0.073%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 735 (53.69%) Agile Software Development
2 492 (35.94%) DevOps
3 384 (28.05%) Scrum
4 300 (21.91%) Continuous Integration
5 239 (17.46%) Software Engineering
6 217 (15.85%) TDD
7 212 (15.49%) Web Development
8 211 (15.41%) MVC
9 187 (13.66%) Front End Development
10 174 (12.71%) Microservices
11 169 (12.34%) Deployment Automation
12 165 (12.05%) Migration
13 138 (10.08%) Problem-Solving
14 124 (9.06%) Unit Testing
15 115 (8.40%) OO
15 115 (8.40%) Test Automation
16 111 (8.11%) OOP
17 109 (7.96%) Computer Science
18 107 (7.82%) E-Commerce
19 102 (7.45%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 719 (52.52%) JavaScript
2 375 (27.39%) SQL
3 315 (23.01%) PHP
4 282 (20.60%) C#
5 226 (16.51%) Python
6 222 (16.22%) Java
7 184 (13.44%) TypeScript
8 68 (4.97%) ES6
9 58 (4.24%) Bash Shell
10 57 (4.16%) C++
11 48 (3.51%) Go
12 44 (3.21%) T-SQL
13 35 (2.56%) PowerShell
14 32 (2.34%) Shell Script
15 29 (2.12%) Ruby
15 29 (2.12%) Scala
16 28 (2.05%) PL/SQL
17 22 (1.61%) Java 8
18 21 (1.53%) Perl
19 20 (1.46%) C
Qualifications
1 115 (8.40%) Degree
2 69 (5.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 43 (3.14%) Security Cleared
4 41 (2.99%) SC Cleared
5 13 (0.95%) ISTQB
6 12 (0.88%) ISEB
7 7 (0.51%) BPSS Clearance
8 6 (0.44%) HND
8 6 (0.44%) ISEB Practitioner
9 4 (0.29%) Master's Degree
9 4 (0.29%) Numerate Degree
10 3 (0.22%) PhD
10 3 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.15%) AWS Certification
11 2 (0.15%) RHCSA
12 1 (0.073%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.073%) RHCE
12 1 (0.073%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (7.52%) QA
2 14 (1.02%) WAI
3 9 (0.66%) SLA
4 8 (0.58%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.29%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.22%) GDPR
7 3 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 3 (0.22%) WCAG
8 2 (0.15%) IEC 61131
8 2 (0.15%) PMO
9 1 (0.073%) JTAG
System Software
1 454 (33.16%) Docker
2 23 (1.68%) Active Directory
3 18 (1.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (0.88%) Firmware
5 5 (0.37%) Postfix
6 4 (0.29%) HDFS
6 4 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.073%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.073%) NFS
7 1 (0.073%) pfSense
7 1 (0.073%) Squid
7 1 (0.073%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 320 (23.37%) Kubernetes
2 246 (17.97%) Terraform
3 190 (13.88%) Puppet
4 151 (11.03%) Opscode Chef
5 91 (6.65%) Ansible
6 28 (2.05%) Istio
7 15 (1.10%) HAProxy
8 14 (1.02%) Nagios
8 14 (1.02%) Prometheus
9 11 (0.80%) Icinga
10 10 (0.73%) Docker Swarm
10 10 (0.73%) Grafana
11 8 (0.58%) ZABBIX
12 5 (0.37%) Munin
12 5 (0.37%) Salt
13 4 (0.29%) HP Fortify
13 4 (0.29%) Kibana
13 4 (0.29%) logstash
14 3 (0.22%) ITRS Geneos
15 2 (0.15%) cPanel
Vendors
1 130 (9.50%) Microsoft
2 72 (5.26%) Google
3 43 (3.14%) Adobe
3 43 (3.14%) Zend
4 36 (2.63%) Oracle
5 29 (2.12%) Atlassian
6 28 (2.05%) VMware
7 22 (1.61%) Sitecore
8 18 (1.31%) SAP
9 15 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
10 13 (0.95%) JDA
11 11 (0.80%) Apple
12 10 (0.73%) FNZ
13 9 (0.66%) Databricks
13 9 (0.66%) WooCommerce
14 8 (0.58%) New Relic
15 7 (0.51%) IBM
15 7 (0.51%) SolarWinds
15 7 (0.51%) Xamarin
16 6 (0.44%) HP