We have data on 52,748 companies that use GitHub. The companies using GitHub are most often found in United States and in the Computer Software industry. GitHub is most often used by companies with 10-50 employees and 1M-10M dollars in revenue. Our data for GitHub usage goes back as far as 6 years and 2 months.
We use the best indexing techniques combined with advanced data science to monitor the market share of over 15,000 technology products, including Software Configuration Management. By scanning billions of public documents, we are able to collect deep insights on every company, with over 100 data fields per company at an average. In the Software Configuration Management category, GitHub has a market share of about 20.2%. Other major and competing products in this category include:
GitHub is a web-based Git repository hosting service, which offers all of the distributed revision control and source code management (SCM) functionality of Git as well as adding its own features. Github provides a web-based graphical interface and desktop as well as mobile integration. It also provides access control and several collaboration features such as wikis, task management, and bug tracking and feature requests for every project.
Looking at GitHub customers by industry, we find that Computer Software (25%) and Information Technology and Services (11%) are the largest segments.
50% of GitHub customers are in United States, 8% are in United Kingdom and 5% are in Canada.
Of all the customers that are using GitHub, a majority (51%) are small (<50 employees), 15% are large (>1000 employees) and 34% are medium-sized.
Of all the customers that are using GitHub, a majority (70%) are small (<$50M), 16% are large (>$1000M) and 8% are medium-sized.