Period
to 29 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for GitLab skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GitLab over the 6 months to 29 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitLab
Central London > City of London
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 185 187 292
Rank change year-on-year +2 +105 +44
Permanent jobs citing GitLab 66 42 47
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.18% 0.79% 0.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.12% 4.13% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 57 34 46
10th Percentile £40,500 £45,000 £52,500
25th Percentile £50,000 £59,563 £53,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £82,500 £79,500
Median % change year-on-year -21.21% +3.77% +9.66%
75th Percentile £95,000 £107,500 £87,500
90th Percentile " £112,500 £91,250
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £76,250
% change year-on-year -7.14% -8.20% +5.17%

GitLab is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,289 1,018 1,857
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 23.07% 19.07% 18.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,176 902 1,667
10th Percentile £46,250 £46,250 £45,000
25th Percentile £56,250 £55,792 £53,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +8.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £82,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £97,500 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +8.33%

GitLab
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing GitLab as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for GitLab in the City of London

GitLab
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing GitLab in the City of London.

Salary trend for GitLab in the City of London

GitLab
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing GitLab in the City of London over the 6 months to 29 July 2021.

Salary histogram for GitLab in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2021, IT jobs citing GitLab also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for GitLab.

1 43 (65.15%) AWS
2 39 (59.09%) DevOps
3 37 (56.06%) Docker
3 37 (56.06%) Kubernetes
4 32 (48.48%) Linux
4 32 (48.48%) Python
5 31 (46.97%) Finance
6 30 (45.45%) Terraform
7 29 (43.94%) Jenkins
8 26 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (37.88%) Infrastructure as Code
10 23 (34.85%) Azure
11 20 (30.30%) Git (software)
11 20 (30.30%) Test Automation
11 20 (30.30%) Software Engineering
12 17 (25.76%) SDLC
13 16 (24.24%) Advertising
14 15 (22.73%) Java
14 15 (22.73%) QA
14 15 (22.73%) Go
15 14 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (21.21%) Microsoft
16 13 (19.70%) SQL
16 13 (19.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 12 (18.18%) Grafana
17 12 (18.18%) Prometheus
17 12 (18.18%) Serverless
18 11 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
18 11 (16.67%) PowerShell
18 11 (16.67%) JIRA

GitLab
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 5 (7.58%) Confluence
1 5 (7.58%) WebSphere
2 4 (6.06%) GlassFish
2 4 (6.06%) JBoss
3 1 (1.52%) nginx
3 1 (1.52%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (1.52%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 43 (65.15%) AWS
2 23 (34.85%) Azure
3 12 (18.18%) Serverless
4 6 (9.09%) Datadog
4 6 (9.09%) GitHub
4 6 (9.09%) SaaS
5 3 (4.55%) GCP
6 2 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.52%) OpenShift
7 1 (1.52%) PaaS
7 1 (1.52%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) DNS
1 1 (1.52%) Firewall
1 1 (1.52%) FTP
1 1 (1.52%) iSCSI
1 1 (1.52%) SSH
1 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.61%) NoSQL
2 6 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (3.03%) ArangoDB
3 2 (3.03%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.03%) MySQL
3 2 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.52%) Big Data
4 1 (1.52%) Data Lake
4 1 (1.52%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.52%) HDInsight
4 1 (1.52%) Power BI
4 1 (1.52%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (43.94%) Jenkins
2 20 (30.30%) Git (software)
3 13 (19.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 11 (16.67%) JIRA
5 10 (15.15%) Cucumber
5 10 (15.15%) REST Assured
5 10 (15.15%) Selenium
5 10 (15.15%) TeamCity
6 8 (12.12%) SoapUI
7 5 (7.58%) Sonatype Nexus
8 4 (6.06%) Apache Archiva
8 4 (6.06%) Artifactory
8 4 (6.06%) Bitbucket
8 4 (6.06%) JUnit
8 4 (6.06%) Mockito
9 3 (4.55%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (1.52%) Cypress.io
10 1 (1.52%) Gradle
10 1 (1.52%) Travis CI
10 1 (1.52%) webpack
General
1 31 (46.97%) Finance
2 16 (24.24%) Advertising
3 11 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 6 (9.09%) Social Skills
5 4 (6.06%) Public Speaking
6 2 (3.03%) Banking
7 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.52%) Documentation Skills
7 1 (1.52%) Presentation Skills
7 1 (1.52%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 27 (40.91%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (22.73%) Developer
3 11 (16.67%) Lead DevOps
3 11 (16.67%) Lead DevOps Engineer
3 11 (16.67%) Telecoms Engineer
4 10 (15.15%) Automation Engineer
4 10 (15.15%) QA Automation Engineer
4 10 (15.15%) QA Engineer
5 9 (13.64%) Senior DevOps
5 9 (13.64%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) Python Developer
6 6 (9.09%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Java Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Junior
7 5 (7.58%) Senior Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.15%) Elastic Stack
1 10 (15.15%) Gherkin
2 8 (12.12%) AngularJS
3 7 (10.61%) Flask
3 7 (10.61%) React
4 6 (9.09%) Node.js
4 6 (9.09%) NumPy
4 6 (9.09%) SciPy
4 6 (9.09%) SQLAlchemy
5 5 (7.58%) Java EE
5 5 (7.58%) Jinja
5 5 (7.58%) JMS
5 5 (7.58%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (7.58%) REST
6 4 (6.06%) .NET
6 4 (6.06%) Hibernate
6 4 (6.06%) Hystrix
6 4 (6.06%) RESTful
6 4 (6.06%) Spring
6 4 (6.06%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (7.58%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (6.06%) Data Structures
4 3 (4.55%) Blog
4 3 (4.55%) Derivative
4 3 (4.55%) Social Media
5 2 (3.03%) OTC Derivatives
5 2 (3.03%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.52%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 32 (48.48%) Linux
2 11 (16.67%) Unix
2 11 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (3.03%) CentOS
3 2 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (59.09%) DevOps
2 26 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (37.88%) Infrastructure as Code
4 20 (30.30%) Software Engineering
4 20 (30.30%) Test Automation
5 17 (25.76%) SDLC
6 14 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
8 10 (15.15%) Fintech
8 10 (15.15%) Open Source
9 9 (13.64%) Configuration Management
10 8 (12.12%) Microservices
11 7 (10.61%) Site Reliability Engineering
11 7 (10.61%) TDD
12 6 (9.09%) Decision-Making
12 6 (9.09%) Immutable Infrastructure
12 6 (9.09%) Mentoring
12 6 (9.09%) Prototyping
12 6 (9.09%) QA Automation
12 6 (9.09%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 32 (48.48%) Python
2 15 (22.73%) Go
2 15 (22.73%) Java
3 13 (19.70%) SQL
4 11 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 10 (15.15%) JavaScript
6 6 (9.09%) Bash Shell
7 5 (7.58%) Java 8
8 4 (6.06%) Ruby
9 3 (4.55%) C
9 3 (4.55%) C++
10 2 (3.03%) PHP
11 1 (1.52%) C#
11 1 (1.52%) ES6
11 1 (1.52%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (13.64%) Degree
2 8 (12.12%) SC Cleared
2 8 (12.12%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.52%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.52%) RHCE
4 1 (1.52%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (22.73%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) GDPR
2 1 (1.52%) SEPA
System Software
1 37 (56.06%) Docker
2 1 (1.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 37 (56.06%) Kubernetes
2 30 (45.45%) Terraform
3 12 (18.18%) Grafana
3 12 (18.18%) Prometheus
4 10 (15.15%) Ansible
4 10 (15.15%) Puppet
5 6 (9.09%) Istio
6 4 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.52%) Consul
7 1 (1.52%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (1.52%) Graphite
7 1 (1.52%) Graylog
7 1 (1.52%) HAProxy
7 1 (1.52%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.52%) Packer
Vendors
1 14 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.09%) AppDynamics
2 6 (9.09%) Splunk
3 5 (7.58%) IBM
4 4 (6.06%) Google
5 3 (4.55%) LogRhythm
5 3 (4.55%) Sybase
6 1 (1.52%) Databricks
6 1 (1.52%) F5
6 1 (1.52%) NetApp
6 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.52%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.52%) VMware