Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitLab
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 213 142 290
Rank change year-on-year -71 +148 +40
Permanent jobs citing GitLab 52 51 44
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.87% 1.40% 0.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.94% 6.55% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 49 47 44
10th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £52,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £56,250 £53,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £65,000 £78,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.85% -17.20% -1.88%
75th Percentile £95,000 £78,125 £87,813
90th Percentile £98,750 £85,000 £92,625
Central London median annual salary £73,750 £65,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +13.46% -13.33% +3.45%

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 1,321 779 1,700
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 22.19% 21.38% 17.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1,208 704 1,487
10th Percentile £46,250 £48,500 £43,750
25th Percentile £53,750 £56,250 £53,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year - +3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £95,000 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%

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 20 October 2021.

Salary histogram for GitLab in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 31 (59.62%) AWS
2 30 (57.69%) Python
3 27 (51.92%) DevOps
4 26 (50.00%) Finance
5 25 (48.08%) Docker
6 23 (44.23%) Jenkins
7 22 (42.31%) Kubernetes
8 21 (40.38%) Azure
9 19 (36.54%) Terraform
9 19 (36.54%) Linux
10 18 (34.62%) Test Automation
10 18 (34.62%) Software Engineering
10 18 (34.62%) Go
11 17 (32.69%) Infrastructure as Code
12 16 (30.77%) Windows
13 15 (28.85%) Serverless
14 14 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (25.00%) Java
15 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
15 13 (25.00%) Fintech
16 12 (23.08%) Grafana
16 12 (23.08%) Prometheus
16 12 (23.08%) SQL
17 11 (21.15%) Telecoms
17 11 (21.15%) Advertising
17 11 (21.15%) QA
17 11 (21.15%) SDLC
18 10 (19.23%) PowerShell
19 9 (17.31%) TeamCity
19 9 (17.31%) Selenium

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 3 (5.77%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.85%) nginx
2 2 (3.85%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.92%) Confluence
3 1 (1.92%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.92%) JBoss
3 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 31 (59.62%) AWS
2 21 (40.38%) Azure
3 15 (28.85%) Serverless
4 7 (13.46%) GCP
4 7 (13.46%) SaaS
5 5 (9.62%) GitHub
6 3 (5.77%) AWS CodeCommit
6 3 (5.77%) AWS CodePipeline
6 3 (5.77%) dbt
6 3 (5.77%) Fivetran
6 3 (5.77%) IaaS
6 3 (5.77%) PaaS
6 3 (5.77%) Power Platform
6 3 (5.77%) Snowflake
7 2 (3.85%) OpenShift
8 1 (1.92%) Azure Synapse Analytics
8 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.92%) Datadog
8 1 (1.92%) Google Sheets
8 1 (1.92%) MinIO
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.62%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.77%) Amazon Redshift
3 3 (5.77%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (5.77%) ArangoDB
3 3 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.77%) Looker
3 3 (5.77%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.77%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.77%) Power BI
3 3 (5.77%) Tableau
4 2 (3.85%) Big Data
4 2 (3.85%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.85%) MySQL
4 2 (3.85%) Sisense
4 2 (3.85%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (1.92%) BigQuery
5 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (44.23%) Jenkins
2 9 (17.31%) Cucumber
2 9 (17.31%) REST Assured
2 9 (17.31%) Selenium
2 9 (17.31%) TeamCity
3 7 (13.46%) Git (software)
4 6 (11.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (11.54%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (9.62%) JIRA
6 4 (7.69%) SoapUI
7 3 (5.77%) Cypress.io
7 3 (5.77%) git-flow
7 3 (5.77%) Maven
8 2 (3.85%) Bitbucket
8 2 (3.85%) Gradle
8 2 (3.85%) Travis CI
9 1 (1.92%) Apache Archiva
9 1 (1.92%) Artifactory
9 1 (1.92%) Mockito
9 1 (1.92%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 26 (50.00%) Finance
2 11 (21.15%) Advertising
2 11 (21.15%) Telecoms
3 7 (13.46%) Social Skills
4 4 (7.69%) Banking
5 3 (5.77%) Manufacturing
5 3 (5.77%) Public Sector
5 3 (5.77%) Retail
6 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.92%) Documentation Skills
6 1 (1.92%) Presentation Skills
6 1 (1.92%) Public Speaking
Job Titles
1 15 (28.85%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (21.15%) Developer
2 11 (21.15%) Lead DevOps
2 11 (21.15%) Lead DevOps Engineer
2 11 (21.15%) Telecoms Engineer
3 9 (17.31%) Automation Engineer
3 9 (17.31%) QA Automation Engineer
3 9 (17.31%) QA Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Junior
4 5 (9.62%) Python Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Architect
5 4 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Lead Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Azure Architect
6 3 (5.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (5.77%) Junior QA Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.77%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.85%) Python Web Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (17.31%) Gherkin
2 6 (11.54%) .NET
3 5 (9.62%) Flask
4 4 (7.69%) AngularJS
4 4 (7.69%) CSS
4 4 (7.69%) Elastic Stack
4 4 (7.69%) HTML
5 3 (5.77%) Django
5 3 (5.77%) NgRx
5 3 (5.77%) Node.js
5 3 (5.77%) RESTful
6 2 (3.85%) Jinja
6 2 (3.85%) Kafka
6 2 (3.85%) NumPy
6 2 (3.85%) PySpark
6 2 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (3.85%) React
6 2 (3.85%) REST
6 2 (3.85%) SciPy
6 2 (3.85%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (5.77%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.85%) Derivative
2 2 (3.85%) OTC Derivatives
3 1 (1.92%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 19 (36.54%) Linux
2 16 (30.77%) Windows
3 9 (17.31%) Unix
4 3 (5.77%) VMS
5 2 (3.85%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (51.92%) DevOps
2 18 (34.62%) Software Engineering
2 18 (34.62%) Test Automation
3 17 (32.69%) Infrastructure as Code
4 14 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (25.00%) Fintech
6 11 (21.15%) SDLC
7 8 (15.38%) Front End Development
8 7 (13.46%) Configuration Management
8 7 (13.46%) Open Source
9 6 (11.54%) Coaching
9 6 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (11.54%) QA Automation
9 6 (11.54%) Scrum
10 5 (9.62%) Computer Science
10 5 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 5 (9.62%) Microservices
11 4 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
11 4 (7.69%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 30 (57.69%) Python
2 18 (34.62%) Go
3 13 (25.00%) Java
4 12 (23.08%) SQL
5 10 (19.23%) PowerShell
6 9 (17.31%) Bash Shell
6 9 (17.31%) JavaScript
7 4 (7.69%) C#
7 4 (7.69%) Ruby
7 4 (7.69%) TypeScript
8 2 (3.85%) Groovy
8 2 (3.85%) Java 8
8 2 (3.85%) Scala
9 1 (1.92%) C
9 1 (1.92%) C++
9 1 (1.92%) ES6
9 1 (1.92%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) Degree
2 3 (5.77%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (21.15%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) SEPA
System Software
1 25 (48.08%) Docker
2 3 (5.77%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (3.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (42.31%) Kubernetes
2 19 (36.54%) Terraform
3 12 (23.08%) Grafana
3 12 (23.08%) Prometheus
4 9 (17.31%) Ansible
5 5 (9.62%) Puppet
6 2 (3.85%) HAProxy
7 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.77%) Databricks
2 3 (5.77%) Google
2 3 (5.77%) Splunk
3 2 (3.85%) F5
3 2 (3.85%) LogRhythm
3 2 (3.85%) Sybase
3 2 (3.85%) VMware
4 1 (1.92%) AppDynamics
4 1 (1.92%) IBM
4 1 (1.92%) TIBCO