GitHub Jobs with Work from Home Options

GitHub
UK > Work from Home

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 23 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
23 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 171 162 103
Rank change year-on-year -9 -59 +112
Permanent jobs citing GitHub 577 1,027 1,992
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 1.96% 2.17% 3.43%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.25% 4.62% 6.65%
Number of salaries quoted 476 767 890
10th Percentile £46,250 £41,793 £34,500
25th Percentile £52,187 £52,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £69,447 £67,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.88% +12.50% +9.09%
75th Percentile £82,548 £85,000 £78,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £100,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +4.00%

All Cloud Skills
Work from Home

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 with a WFH option and a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 13,573 22,213 29,956
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 46.09% 47.01% 51.62%
Number of salaries quoted 11,191 16,739 21,108
10th Percentile £35,219 £37,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £45,000 £48,750 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +8.70%
75th Percentile £77,715 £85,000 £80,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £100,000 £95,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -11.54% +8.33% +4.35%

GitHub
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing GitHub as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

GitHub trend for jobs with a WFH option

GitHub
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing GitHub.

GitHub salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

GitHub
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing GitHub over the 6 months to 23 February 2024.

GitHub salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

GitHub
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities with WFH Options by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 50 (8.67%) Apache Spark
2 39 (6.76%) Apache
3 36 (6.24%) Confluence
4 14 (2.43%) WordPress
5 12 (2.08%) CMS
6 10 (1.73%) Tomcat
7 9 (1.56%) Drupal
7 9 (1.56%) SharePoint
8 8 (1.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 4 (0.69%) IIS
10 3 (0.52%) nginx
11 2 (0.35%) IBM HTTP Server
11 2 (0.35%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.35%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.17%) Apache Airflow
12 1 (0.17%) IBM Domino
12 1 (0.17%) Jupyter
12 1 (0.17%) Luigi
Applications
1 21 (3.64%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.17%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.17%) Trello
Business Applications
1 2 (0.35%) Magento
1 2 (0.35%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.17%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.17%) Sage 50
2 1 (0.17%) Salesforce CRM
2 1 (0.17%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 260 (45.06%) AWS
2 191 (33.10%) Azure
3 157 (27.21%) GCP
4 141 (24.44%) GitHub Actions
5 102 (17.68%) Serverless
6 77 (13.34%) Azure DevOps
7 76 (13.17%) AWS Lambda
8 54 (9.36%) Power Platform
9 51 (8.84%) SaaS
10 43 (7.45%) PaaS
11 37 (6.41%) Vertex AI
12 36 (6.24%) Amazon EC2
13 31 (5.37%) Amazon EKS
14 25 (4.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 24 (4.16%) AWS CloudFormation
15 24 (4.16%) Azure AKS
16 19 (3.29%) Amazon S3
17 18 (3.12%) Amazon SQS
18 15 (2.60%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
18 15 (2.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.16%) Firewall
2 12 (2.08%) DNS
2 12 (2.08%) Internet
3 11 (1.91%) RS-232
3 11 (1.91%) VPN
4 10 (1.73%) TCP/IP
5 6 (1.04%) 5G
5 6 (1.04%) DHCP
6 5 (0.87%) Bluetooth
6 5 (0.87%) RS-485
6 5 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (0.87%) Wireless
6 5 (0.87%) ZigBee
7 3 (0.52%) Reverse Proxy
7 3 (0.52%) WAN
8 2 (0.35%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.17%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 1 (0.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (0.17%) MQTT
9 1 (0.17%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (16.98%) MySQL
2 83 (14.38%) PostgreSQL
3 54 (9.36%) Power BI
3 54 (9.36%) Relational Database
4 51 (8.84%) BigQuery
5 48 (8.32%) NoSQL
6 46 (7.97%) SQL Server
7 45 (7.80%) Tableau
8 44 (7.63%) Data Lake
9 42 (7.28%) Big Data
10 40 (6.93%) Amazon RDS
11 37 (6.41%) Bigtable
11 37 (6.41%) Looker
12 24 (4.16%) Amazon Aurora
12 24 (4.16%) Redis
13 21 (3.64%) DynamoDB
14 15 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
15 10 (1.73%) Amazon Redshift
16 7 (1.21%) Data Mining
16 7 (1.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 224 (38.82%) Jenkins
2 153 (26.52%) Git
3 106 (18.37%) JIRA
4 73 (12.65%) GitLab
5 37 (6.41%) Maven
6 35 (6.07%) Bitbucket
6 35 (6.07%) Visual Studio
7 28 (4.85%) Selenium
8 26 (4.51%) TeamCity
9 24 (4.16%) CircleCI
9 24 (4.16%) Cucumber
9 24 (4.16%) Spinnaker
10 22 (3.81%) Visual Studio Code
11 17 (2.95%) Postman
12 16 (2.77%) Subversion
13 14 (2.43%) Cypress.io
13 14 (2.43%) IntelliJ
13 14 (2.43%) SoapUI
14 13 (2.25%) Sonatype Nexus
15 12 (2.08%) SonarQube
General
1 230 (39.86%) Finance
2 145 (25.13%) Banking
3 123 (21.32%) Social Skills
4 44 (7.63%) Retail
5 33 (5.72%) Analytical Skills
5 33 (5.72%) Public Sector
6 27 (4.68%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 23 (3.99%) Investment Banking
8 20 (3.47%) Games
9 15 (2.60%) Marketing
10 10 (1.73%) Electronics
10 10 (1.73%) Influencing Skills
11 9 (1.56%) Law
11 9 (1.56%) Manufacturing
11 9 (1.56%) Publishing
12 8 (1.39%) Legal
13 6 (1.04%) Multimedia
13 6 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (1.04%) Telecoms
14 5 (0.87%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 170 (29.46%) Developer
2 125 (21.66%) Senior
3 89 (15.42%) Cloud Engineer
4 87 (15.08%) DevOps Engineer
5 70 (12.13%) Software Engineer
6 50 (8.67%) AWS Engineer
7 47 (8.15%) Senior Developer
8 45 (7.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 45 (7.80%) Lead
9 38 (6.59%) Data Engineer
10 36 (6.24%) .NET Developer
11 32 (5.55%) Java Developer
12 27 (4.68%) Software Developer
13 26 (4.51%) AWS DevOps
13 26 (4.51%) AWS DevOps Engineer
14 25 (4.33%) Cloud Security Engineer
14 25 (4.33%) Security Engineer
15 24 (4.16%) Senior Java Developer
16 23 (3.99%) JavaScript Developer
17 22 (3.81%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (14.90%) .NET
2 81 (14.04%) HTML
3 77 (13.34%) Kafka
3 77 (13.34%) React
4 74 (12.82%) CSS
5 63 (10.92%) Node.js
6 57 (9.88%) RESTful
7 41 (7.11%) HTML5
8 35 (6.07%) AngularJS
9 30 (5.20%) Vue
10 28 (4.85%) JSON
10 28 (4.85%) Spring
11 26 (4.51%) .NET Framework
11 26 (4.51%) jQuery
12 25 (4.33%) Blazor
12 25 (4.33%) SOAP
13 24 (4.16%) REST
13 24 (4.16%) Web Services
14 21 (3.64%) .NET Core
15 20 (3.47%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 60 (10.40%) Public Cloud
2 33 (5.72%) Product Ownership
3 23 (3.99%) Data Structures
4 21 (3.64%) Management Information System
4 21 (3.64%) Onboarding
5 17 (2.95%) Self-Motivation
5 17 (2.95%) Virtual Team
6 16 (2.77%) Client/Server
6 16 (2.77%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (2.43%) Distributed Systems
7 14 (2.43%) IoT
8 13 (2.25%) Blog
9 12 (2.08%) Cloud Native
10 11 (1.91%) Online Games
11 10 (1.73%) Algorithms
11 10 (1.73%) Linux Command Line
11 10 (1.73%) Mobile App
11 10 (1.73%) Private Cloud
12 8 (1.39%) Legacy Systems
13 7 (1.21%) Virtual Reality
Operating Systems
1 97 (16.81%) Linux
2 87 (15.08%) Windows
3 38 (6.59%) Windows Server
4 21 (3.64%) Mac OS
4 21 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (2.25%) Apple iOS
6 9 (1.56%) FreeRTOS
7 8 (1.39%) VMS
8 6 (1.04%) Android
8 6 (1.04%) Unix
9 4 (0.69%) Embedded Linux
10 3 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.17%) CentOS
11 1 (0.17%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2016
11 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 255 (44.19%) Agile
2 253 (43.85%) CI/CD
3 224 (38.82%) DevOps
4 150 (26.00%) Infrastructure as Code
5 129 (22.36%) Software Engineering
6 110 (19.06%) Problem-Solving
7 78 (13.52%) Cloud Security
7 78 (13.52%) Continuous Integration
8 77 (13.34%) Visualisation
9 74 (12.82%) Test Automation
10 70 (12.13%) Computer Science
11 66 (11.44%) Machine Learning
12 63 (10.92%) Artificial Intelligence
13 62 (10.75%) Analytics
14 61 (10.57%) Data Pipeline
15 59 (10.23%) Mentoring
16 58 (10.05%) Containerisation
17 55 (9.53%) Business Intelligence
18 53 (9.19%) Microservices
18 53 (9.19%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 196 (33.97%) Python
2 182 (31.54%) JavaScript
3 147 (25.48%) SQL
4 144 (24.96%) Java
5 100 (17.33%) C#
6 97 (16.81%) Bash
7 91 (15.77%) TypeScript
8 59 (10.23%) PowerShell
9 45 (7.80%) Go
10 34 (5.89%) PHP
11 31 (5.37%) Ruby
12 29 (5.03%) C
13 20 (3.47%) Perl
14 18 (3.12%) Korn
15 13 (2.25%) Bicep
15 13 (2.25%) Shell Script
16 10 (1.73%) C++
17 9 (1.56%) T-SQL
18 8 (1.39%) Ada
19 7 (1.21%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 87 (15.08%) Degree
2 54 (9.36%) Security Cleared
3 34 (5.89%) SC Cleared
4 32 (5.55%) BPSS Clearance
5 30 (5.20%) Computer Science Degree
6 15 (2.60%) AWS Certification
7 10 (1.73%) Azure Certification
8 6 (1.04%) DBS Check
9 4 (0.69%) ISEB
9 4 (0.69%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.52%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
10 3 (0.52%) Master's Degree
10 3 (0.52%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.17%) AWS Certified DevOps Engineer
11 1 (0.17%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.85%) QA
2 10 (1.73%) Accessibility
3 9 (1.56%) Data Quality
4 7 (1.21%) MISRA
5 6 (1.04%) NCSC
6 2 (0.35%) MISRA C
6 2 (0.35%) NIST
6 2 (0.35%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.17%) PSD2
7 1 (0.17%) WCAG
System Software
1 192 (33.28%) Docker
2 30 (5.20%) Active Directory
3 17 (2.95%) Virtual Machines
4 11 (1.91%) Firmware
5 7 (1.21%) Hyper-V
6 6 (1.04%) NFS
6 6 (1.04%) pfSense
7 3 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.17%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 1 (0.17%) Embedded Firmware
9 1 (0.17%) LXC
9 1 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 199 (34.49%) Terraform
2 151 (26.17%) Kubernetes
3 84 (14.56%) Ansible
4 38 (6.59%) Grafana
5 36 (6.24%) Puppet
6 21 (3.64%) Progress Chef
7 18 (3.12%) Red Hat Satellite
8 16 (2.77%) Packer
9 9 (1.56%) Kibana
10 8 (1.39%) Nagios
10 8 (1.39%) Prometheus
10 8 (1.39%) ZABBIX
11 6 (1.04%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 6 (1.04%) SCDPM
12 5 (0.87%) Argo
12 5 (0.87%) Consul
12 5 (0.87%) Salt
13 4 (0.69%) Foglight
13 4 (0.69%) Microsoft Clustering
14 3 (0.52%) Istio
Vendors
1 86 (14.90%) Google
2 62 (10.75%) Microsoft
3 24 (4.16%) Splunk
4 22 (3.81%) Oracle
5 19 (3.29%) Red Hat
6 18 (3.12%) Dynatrace
6 18 (3.12%) Sun
6 18 (3.12%) TOWER Software
7 15 (2.60%) Databricks
7 15 (2.60%) McAfee
8 13 (2.25%) ServiceNow
9 11 (1.91%) Confluent
9 11 (1.91%) New Relic
9 11 (1.91%) VMware
10 10 (1.73%) PagerDuty
11 9 (1.56%) Adobe
11 9 (1.56%) Atlassian
12 8 (1.39%) IBM
13 7 (1.21%) Juniper
13 7 (1.21%) Salesforce