Period
to 25 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 25 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitLab
UK > England
6 months to
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 477 635 884
Rank change year-on-year +158 +249 +70
Permanent jobs citing GitLab 612 499 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.54% 0.36% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.79% 1.81% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 510 337 234
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £33,488
90th Percentile £98,750 £95,000 £87,125
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% -

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 England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 21,958 27,608 33,515
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 19.25% 19.76% 20.56%
Number of salaries quoted 17,459 22,185 27,808
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £76,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

GitLab
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing GitLab as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for GitLab in England

GitLab
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GitLab in England.

Salary trend for GitLab in England

GitLab
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GitLab in England over the 6 months to 25 February 2020.

Salary histogram for GitLab in England

GitLab
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GitLab within the England region over the 6 months to 25 February 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +162 320 £82,500 +17.86% 75
North of England +76 113 £55,000 +10.00% 39
North West +89 85 £56,430 +4.50% 15
South East +33 61 £66,250 +15.22% 23
Midlands +46 55 £55,000 +22.22% 29
West Midlands +65 43 £55,000 +29.41% 18
South West +19 38 £45,000 -14.29% 20
East of England +79 25 £55,000 +7.32% 8
Yorkshire +25 23 £55,000 -8.33% 15
East Midlands +7 12 £60,000 +31.87% 11
North East +5 5 £57,500 +27.78% 9
GitLab
UK

For the 6 months to 25 February 2020, 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 England region with a requirement for GitLab.

1 385 (62.91%) DevOps
2 353 (57.68%) AWS
3 338 (55.23%) Docker
4 331 (54.08%) Jenkins
5 313 (51.14%) Agile Software Development
6 294 (48.04%) Python
7 254 (41.50%) Git (software)
8 243 (39.71%) Kubernetes
9 230 (37.58%) Java
10 224 (36.60%) Linux
11 196 (32.03%) Ansible
12 183 (29.90%) JavaScript
13 178 (29.08%) Software Engineering
14 176 (28.76%) SQL
15 173 (28.27%) Terraform
16 172 (28.10%) Puppet
17 170 (27.78%) Azure
18 167 (27.29%) Continuous Integration
19 163 (26.63%) Microservices
20 153 (25.00%) Finance
21 147 (24.02%) GitHub
22 140 (22.88%) HTML
23 132 (21.57%) CSS
24 119 (19.44%) Web Services
25 107 (17.48%) Opscode Chef
26 101 (16.50%) GCP
27 96 (15.69%) Node.js
28 95 (15.52%) TDD
29 92 (15.03%) C#
29 92 (15.03%) Infrastructure as Code

GitLab
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 26 (4.25%) Confluence
2 24 (3.92%) Apache
2 24 (3.92%) CMS
3 23 (3.76%) Elasticsearch
4 20 (3.27%) nginx
5 18 (2.94%) Cloud Foundry
6 12 (1.96%) JBoss
6 12 (1.96%) WebSphere
7 11 (1.80%) GeoServer
8 9 (1.47%) Drupal
9 8 (1.31%) Apache Spark
9 8 (1.31%) Apache TomEE
10 7 (1.14%) Headless CMS
10 7 (1.14%) IIS
11 6 (0.98%) WordPress
12 5 (0.82%) OpenStack
12 5 (0.82%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 2 (0.33%) Ethereum
14 2 (0.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (1.14%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.16%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.33%) Magento
2 1 (0.16%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 353 (57.68%) AWS
2 170 (27.78%) Azure
3 147 (24.02%) GitHub
4 101 (16.50%) GCP
5 76 (12.42%) Amazon ECS
5 76 (12.42%) Serverless
6 72 (11.76%) Amazon EC2
7 54 (8.82%) Amazon S3
7 54 (8.82%) AWS CloudFormation
7 54 (8.82%) AWS Lambda
8 38 (6.21%) Amazon SQS
9 30 (4.90%) AWS Fargate
9 30 (4.90%) SaaS
10 29 (4.74%) OpenShift
11 28 (4.58%) AWS CodePipeline
12 25 (4.08%) IaaS
13 22 (3.59%) PaaS
14 16 (2.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 14 (2.29%) CloudFront
15 14 (2.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (4.41%) Firewall
2 25 (4.08%) DNS
3 21 (3.43%) TCP/IP
4 14 (2.29%) HTTP
5 12 (1.96%) Internet
5 12 (1.96%) VLAN
6 8 (1.31%) OpenVPN
7 6 (0.98%) DHCP
8 5 (0.82%) SNMP
8 5 (0.82%) SSL
9 4 (0.65%) BGP
9 4 (0.65%) iSCSI
9 4 (0.65%) MPLS
9 4 (0.65%) OSPF
9 4 (0.65%) PPP
9 4 (0.65%) VoIP
9 4 (0.65%) Wireless
10 3 (0.49%) SMS
10 3 (0.49%) SMTP
10 3 (0.49%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (12.58%) NoSQL
2 67 (10.95%) MySQL
3 50 (8.17%) Big Data
4 46 (7.52%) PostgreSQL
5 44 (7.19%) SQL Server
6 39 (6.37%) MongoDB
7 38 (6.21%) Amazon RDS
8 24 (3.92%) Redis
9 23 (3.76%) Relational Database
10 20 (3.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 16 (2.61%) Neo4j
12 12 (1.96%) DB2
13 8 (1.31%) NuoDB
14 7 (1.14%) Apache Hive
14 7 (1.14%) Hadoop
15 6 (0.98%) Amazon Aurora
15 6 (0.98%) HBase
15 6 (0.98%) Impala
16 4 (0.65%) Blockchain
16 4 (0.65%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 331 (54.08%) Jenkins
2 254 (41.50%) Git (software)
3 89 (14.54%) JIRA
4 80 (13.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 75 (12.25%) Bitbucket
6 53 (8.66%) TeamCity
7 41 (6.70%) SonarQube
8 37 (6.05%) CircleCI
9 34 (5.56%) Octopus Deploy
10 33 (5.39%) Cucumber
10 33 (5.39%) Mockito
11 32 (5.23%) Team Foundation Server
12 31 (5.07%) Artifactory
13 28 (4.58%) JUnit
13 28 (4.58%) Sonatype Nexus
14 27 (4.41%) Selenium
15 25 (4.08%) Subversion
16 24 (3.92%) Maven
17 21 (3.43%) Visual Studio Team System
18 18 (2.94%) Gradle
General
1 153 (25.00%) Finance
2 46 (7.52%) Banking
3 42 (6.86%) Financial Institution
4 27 (4.41%) Retail
5 22 (3.59%) Front Office
6 16 (2.61%) Investment Banking
6 16 (2.61%) Telecoms
7 13 (2.12%) Law
8 12 (1.96%) Electronics
8 12 (1.96%) Marketing
9 11 (1.80%) Back Office
10 10 (1.63%) Automotive
11 8 (1.31%) Games
12 6 (0.98%) Public Sector
12 6 (0.98%) Retail Banking
13 5 (0.82%) Billing
14 3 (0.49%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.33%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 212 (34.64%) Developer
2 193 (31.54%) DevOps Engineer
3 98 (16.01%) AWS Engineer
4 94 (15.36%) Software Engineer
5 59 (9.64%) AWS DevOps
5 59 (9.64%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 56 (9.15%) Java Developer
7 48 (7.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 45 (7.35%) Senior Developer
9 38 (6.21%) Senior Software Engineer
10 37 (6.05%) Senior DevOps
11 35 (5.72%) Full Stack Developer
11 35 (5.72%) Kubernetes Engineer
12 34 (5.56%) Java Engineer
12 34 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
13 33 (5.39%) Python Engineer
14 26 (4.25%) AWS Developer
14 26 (4.25%) Java Software Developer
15 25 (4.08%) Developer/Software Engineer
15 25 (4.08%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (22.88%) HTML
2 132 (21.57%) CSS
3 119 (19.44%) Web Services
4 96 (15.69%) Node.js
5 88 (14.38%) HTML5
6 82 (13.40%) AngularJS
7 77 (12.58%) .NET
8 73 (11.93%) React
9 58 (9.48%) RESTful
10 57 (9.31%) Elastic Stack
11 52 (8.50%) JSON
12 49 (8.01%) RabbitMQ
13 47 (7.68%) REST
14 41 (6.70%) J2EE
14 41 (6.70%) Kafka
15 40 (6.54%) CSS3
15 40 (6.54%) Spring
15 40 (6.54%) Vue.js
16 38 (6.21%) Swagger
17 34 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 45 (7.35%) Public Cloud
2 28 (4.58%) Hedge funds
2 28 (4.58%) Mobile App
3 27 (4.41%) Greenfield Project
4 22 (3.59%) Equities
4 22 (3.59%) Fixed Income
4 22 (3.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 21 (3.43%) Cloud Native
5 21 (3.43%) Enterprise Software
5 21 (3.43%) Reference Data
6 17 (2.78%) Hybrid Cloud
6 17 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
7 16 (2.61%) User Experience
8 14 (2.29%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (1.96%) Linux Command Line
10 11 (1.80%) PKI
11 9 (1.47%) Grid Computing
12 8 (1.31%) Renewable Energy
13 7 (1.14%) Embedded Systems
14 6 (0.98%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 224 (36.60%) Linux
2 68 (11.11%) Windows
3 66 (10.78%) Unix
4 56 (9.15%) CentOS
5 46 (7.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (3.43%) Apple iOS
7 20 (3.27%) Android
8 16 (2.61%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (2.45%) Kali Linux
10 13 (2.12%) Fedora
10 13 (2.12%) Ubuntu
11 10 (1.63%) Windows Server
12 9 (1.47%) CoreOS
12 9 (1.47%) zOS
13 3 (0.49%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.49%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.33%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.16%) Debian
15 1 (0.16%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 385 (62.91%) DevOps
2 313 (51.14%) Agile Software Development
3 178 (29.08%) Software Engineering
4 167 (27.29%) Continuous Integration
5 163 (26.63%) Microservices
6 95 (15.52%) TDD
7 92 (15.03%) Infrastructure as Code
8 83 (13.56%) Test Automation
9 76 (12.42%) Configuration Management
10 73 (11.93%) Scrum
11 68 (11.11%) Mentoring
12 62 (10.13%) OO
13 61 (9.97%) Asset Management
14 57 (9.31%) Open Source
15 55 (8.99%) Load Balancing
16 52 (8.50%) Front End Development
17 49 (8.01%) Deployment Automation
18 46 (7.52%) Problem-Solving
19 45 (7.35%) Computer Science
20 43 (7.03%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 294 (48.04%) Python
2 230 (37.58%) Java
3 183 (29.90%) JavaScript
4 176 (28.76%) SQL
5 92 (15.03%) C#
6 87 (14.22%) Bash Shell
6 87 (14.22%) Ruby
7 73 (11.93%) PHP
7 73 (11.93%) PowerShell
8 59 (9.64%) C++
8 59 (9.64%) Go
9 46 (7.52%) TypeScript
10 45 (7.35%) Scala
11 22 (3.59%) Shell Script
12 21 (3.43%) R
13 18 (2.94%) ES6
14 16 (2.61%) C
15 15 (2.45%) Perl
16 14 (2.29%) Java 8
17 12 (1.96%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 47 (7.68%) Degree
2 27 (4.41%) Security Cleared
3 22 (3.59%) Computer Science Degree
4 21 (3.43%) SC Cleared
5 11 (1.80%) PhD
6 6 (0.98%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.65%) AWS Certification
7 4 (0.65%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.65%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.49%) SANS
8 3 (0.49%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 2 (0.33%) PMP
9 2 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.16%) MCIPD
10 1 (0.16%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.16%) RHCE
10 1 (0.16%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (5.56%) QA
2 9 (1.47%) WCAG
3 3 (0.49%) GDPR
3 3 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.49%) NIST
4 2 (0.33%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.16%) MiFID
System Software
1 338 (55.23%) Docker
2 20 (3.27%) Active Directory
3 19 (3.10%) vSphere
4 11 (1.80%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (1.47%) VirtualBox
6 7 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (0.98%) Firmware
8 4 (0.65%) Corosync
8 4 (0.65%) DRBD
8 4 (0.65%) FreeRADIUS
8 4 (0.65%) Postfix
9 2 (0.33%) LXC
9 2 (0.33%) Xen
10 1 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.16%) Ceph
10 1 (0.16%) NDS
10 1 (0.16%) NetIQ eDirectory
10 1 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.16%) zsh
Systems Management
1 243 (39.71%) Kubernetes
2 196 (32.03%) Ansible
3 173 (28.27%) Terraform
4 172 (28.10%) Puppet
5 107 (17.48%) Opscode Chef
6 58 (9.48%) Packer
7 38 (6.21%) Grafana
8 37 (6.05%) Prometheus
9 34 (5.56%) Graphite
10 32 (5.23%) Docker Swarm
11 26 (4.25%) Consul
12 23 (3.76%) Sysdig
13 16 (2.61%) Istio
13 16 (2.61%) Nessus
14 15 (2.45%) Nmap
15 14 (2.29%) Rancher
16 7 (1.14%) HAProxy
16 7 (1.14%) Icinga
17 6 (0.98%) Oozie
18 5 (0.82%) Munin
Vendors
1 75 (12.25%) Google
2 62 (10.13%) Oracle
3 49 (8.01%) Microsoft
4 28 (4.58%) IBM
5 21 (3.43%) VMware
6 20 (3.27%) Red Hat
7 19 (3.10%) Atlassian
8 15 (2.45%) Qualys
9 12 (1.96%) Dynatrace
9 12 (1.96%) New Relic
9 12 (1.96%) ServiceNow
10 11 (1.80%) SAP
11 8 (1.31%) Jitterbit
11 8 (1.31%) Splunk
12 7 (1.14%) Adobe
12 7 (1.14%) HP
12 7 (1.14%) SaltStack
12 7 (1.14%) Symantec
12 7 (1.14%) Veritas
13 6 (0.98%) Dell