Period
to 15 June 2021

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 15 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitLab
UK > England
6 months to
15 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 258 431 564
Rank change year-on-year +173 +133 +266
Permanent jobs citing GitLab 1,159 484 642
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.29% 0.63% 0.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.37% 3.19% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 754 380 427
10th Percentile £40,000 £41,250 £38,250
25th Percentile £51,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% -
75th Percentile £85,000 £95,000 £88,750
90th Percentile £98,750 £112,500 £105,000
UK median annual salary £67,500 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -3.57% +12.00% -

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 18,207 15,150 25,850
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 20.30% 19.63% 19.44%
Number of salaries quoted 12,876 12,212 20,710
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £86,250 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

GitLab
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for GitLab in England

GitLab
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing GitLab in England.

Salary trend for GitLab in England

GitLab
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing GitLab in England over the 6 months to 15 June 2021.

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 15 June 2021. 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 +114 629 £80,000 - 101
North of England +98 206 £54,000 +8.00% 47
South East +77 127 £67,500 -3.57% 24
North West +39 96 £51,000 +13.33% 31
Yorkshire +32 88 £60,000 +9.09% 10
South West -4 76 £57,500 +9.52% 14
Midlands -10 68 £60,000 +26.32% 27
East of England +9 46 £60,000 -15.79% 20
West Midlands -22 44 £60,000 +26.32% 18
North East +6 22 £48,526 +7.83% 6
East Midlands -17 20 £65,000 +8.33% 9
GitLab
UK

For the 6 months to 15 June 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 England region with a requirement for GitLab.

1 789 (68.08%) AWS
2 645 (55.65%) Kubernetes
3 640 (55.22%) Docker
4 605 (52.20%) DevOps
5 601 (51.86%) Python
6 597 (51.51%) Agile Software Development
7 506 (43.66%) Terraform
8 433 (37.36%) Linux
9 395 (34.08%) Azure
10 380 (32.79%) Jenkins
11 379 (32.70%) Software Engineering
12 369 (31.84%) Java
13 367 (31.67%) Git (software)
14 330 (28.47%) Microservices
15 309 (26.66%) JavaScript
16 268 (23.12%) TDD
16 268 (23.12%) Ansible
17 264 (22.78%) Infrastructure as Code
18 234 (20.19%) React
19 230 (19.84%) Test Automation
20 227 (19.59%) GCP
21 226 (19.50%) Finance
22 218 (18.81%) Go
23 214 (18.46%) Social Skills
24 213 (18.38%) Continuous Integration
25 201 (17.34%) Node.js
26 197 (17.00%) Scrum
27 190 (16.39%) Security Cleared
28 181 (15.62%) GitHub
29 178 (15.36%) Serverless

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 63 (5.44%) Confluence
2 51 (4.40%) Elasticsearch
3 27 (2.33%) Oracle Workflow
4 26 (2.24%) Apache
5 25 (2.16%) nginx
6 20 (1.73%) Apache Spark
7 19 (1.64%) Jupyter
8 13 (1.12%) OpenStack
9 12 (1.04%) JBoss
10 10 (0.86%) Cloud Foundry
11 9 (0.78%) WebSphere
12 8 (0.69%) GlassFish
12 8 (0.69%) IIS
12 8 (0.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 7 (0.60%) Apache Pulsar
13 7 (0.60%) CloudStack
14 5 (0.43%) Apache Airflow
15 4 (0.35%) CMS
15 4 (0.35%) WildFly
16 2 (0.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (1.12%) Sketch
2 11 (0.95%) Figma
3 9 (0.78%) Adobe XD
3 9 (0.78%) Chatbot
3 9 (0.78%) InVision
3 9 (0.78%) Marvel
4 4 (0.35%) Zeplin
5 2 (0.17%) GIMP
5 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (0.86%) Shopify
2 8 (0.69%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 4 (0.35%) Sentinel
3 4 (0.35%) Summit
4 3 (0.26%) Magento
5 2 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.086%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 789 (68.08%) AWS
2 395 (34.08%) Azure
3 227 (19.59%) GCP
4 181 (15.62%) GitHub
5 178 (15.36%) Serverless
6 112 (9.66%) AWS CloudFormation
7 103 (8.89%) Amazon ECS
8 88 (7.59%) SaaS
9 77 (6.64%) Amazon EKS
9 77 (6.64%) AWS Lambda
10 76 (6.56%) Amazon EC2
11 66 (5.69%) Amazon S3
12 51 (4.40%) PaaS
13 48 (4.14%) Cloud Computing
14 41 (3.54%) IaaS
15 33 (2.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 29 (2.50%) IBM Cloud
17 28 (2.42%) Amazon Cognito
17 28 (2.42%) Amazon SQS
17 28 (2.42%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 46 (3.97%) HTTP
2 34 (2.93%) TCP/IP
3 29 (2.50%) Firewall
4 22 (1.90%) DNS
5 13 (1.12%) VPN
6 12 (1.04%) Broadband
6 12 (1.04%) FTP
7 11 (0.95%) LAN
7 11 (0.95%) WAN
8 10 (0.86%) DHCP
9 8 (0.69%) IPsec
9 8 (0.69%) IPv4
10 7 (0.60%) SSH
10 7 (0.60%) VLAN
11 6 (0.52%) OpenVPN
11 6 (0.52%) SSL
11 6 (0.52%) Wireless
12 4 (0.35%) 802.11
12 4 (0.35%) RFID
13 3 (0.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (12.60%) PostgreSQL
2 120 (10.35%) MySQL
3 110 (9.49%) NoSQL
4 72 (6.21%) Redis
5 64 (5.52%) MongoDB
6 50 (4.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 49 (4.23%) Amazon RDS
8 46 (3.97%) SQL Server
9 38 (3.28%) Amazon Redshift
10 34 (2.93%) Amazon Aurora
10 34 (2.93%) Relational Database
11 28 (2.42%) Presto
12 24 (2.07%) Big Data
13 16 (1.38%) MariaDB
14 14 (1.21%) InfluxDB
15 9 (0.78%) BigQuery
16 8 (0.69%) Hadoop
17 7 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
17 7 (0.60%) Tableau
18 6 (0.52%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 380 (32.79%) Jenkins
2 367 (31.67%) Git (software)
3 132 (11.39%) JIRA
4 84 (7.25%) Artifactory
4 84 (7.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 71 (6.13%) Bitbucket
5 71 (6.13%) Maven
6 62 (5.35%) Selenium
7 60 (5.18%) Cucumber
8 48 (4.14%) CircleCI
9 46 (3.97%) Cypress.io
10 41 (3.54%) TeamCity
11 36 (3.11%) JUnit
12 32 (2.76%) Sonatype Nexus
13 30 (2.59%) SonarQube
14 22 (1.90%) GoCD
15 21 (1.81%) Mockito
16 20 (1.73%) Eclipse
17 19 (1.64%) webpack
18 16 (1.38%) Travis CI
General
1 226 (19.50%) Finance
2 214 (18.46%) Social Skills
3 79 (6.82%) Public Sector
4 69 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
5 47 (4.06%) Retail
6 46 (3.97%) Banking
7 38 (3.28%) Games
8 28 (2.42%) Marketing
9 26 (2.24%) Telecoms
10 19 (1.64%) Law
10 19 (1.64%) Wearables
11 17 (1.47%) Advertising
11 17 (1.47%) Publishing
12 13 (1.12%) Electronics
12 13 (1.12%) Manufacturing
12 13 (1.12%) Presentation Skills
13 10 (0.86%) Investment Banking
14 8 (0.69%) Public Speaking
15 6 (0.52%) Financial Institution
16 5 (0.43%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 392 (33.82%) DevOps Engineer
2 288 (24.85%) Developer
3 191 (16.48%) Software Engineer
4 141 (12.17%) AWS Engineer
5 131 (11.30%) Senior DevOps
6 127 (10.96%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 84 (7.25%) Site Reliability Engineer
8 79 (6.82%) AWS DevOps
9 77 (6.64%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 77 (6.64%) Site Engineer
10 70 (6.04%) Python Engineer
11 57 (4.92%) Java Developer
12 56 (4.83%) Platform Engineer
13 55 (4.75%) Cloud Engineer
14 54 (4.66%) Software Developer
15 51 (4.40%) Java Engineer
16 45 (3.88%) Senior Developer
17 42 (3.62%) Full Stack Developer
18 39 (3.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 38 (3.28%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 234 (20.19%) React
2 201 (17.34%) Node.js
3 144 (12.42%) REST
4 140 (12.08%) Kafka
5 128 (11.04%) Web Services
6 123 (10.61%) .NET
7 103 (8.89%) CSS
8 102 (8.80%) HTML
9 98 (8.46%) .NET Core
10 95 (8.20%) Spring
11 88 (7.59%) RESTful
12 83 (7.16%) AngularJS
13 79 (6.82%) Elastic Stack
13 79 (6.82%) Redux
14 63 (5.44%) RabbitMQ
15 59 (5.09%) .NET Framework
16 58 (5.00%) Spring Boot
17 57 (4.92%) GraphQL
18 47 (4.06%) React Native
19 45 (3.88%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 96 (8.28%) Hybrid Cloud
2 68 (5.87%) Greenfield Project
3 66 (5.69%) User Experience
4 63 (5.44%) Public Cloud
5 61 (5.26%) Cloud Native
6 52 (4.49%) Algorithms
7 37 (3.19%) Mobile App
8 36 (3.11%) NHS
9 35 (3.02%) Virtual Team
10 25 (2.16%) Data Structures
11 22 (1.90%) iPad
12 21 (1.81%) Self-Motivation
13 19 (1.64%) Blog
13 19 (1.64%) Linux Command Line
13 19 (1.64%) Private Cloud
14 18 (1.55%) Data Centre
15 17 (1.47%) Smartphone
16 16 (1.38%) Equities
16 16 (1.38%) Social Media
17 15 (1.29%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 433 (37.36%) Linux
2 114 (9.84%) Unix
3 103 (8.89%) Windows
4 40 (3.45%) CentOS
4 40 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (2.16%) Apple iOS
6 23 (1.98%) Android
7 18 (1.55%) Windows Server
8 12 (1.04%) Ubuntu
9 9 (0.78%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 8 (0.69%) Embedded Linux
11 4 (0.35%) Debian
11 4 (0.35%) Kali Linux
12 3 (0.26%) Fedora
12 3 (0.26%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.26%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.26%) VMS
13 2 (0.17%) CoreOS
14 1 (0.086%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.086%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 605 (52.20%) DevOps
2 597 (51.51%) Agile Software Development
3 379 (32.70%) Software Engineering
4 330 (28.47%) Microservices
5 268 (23.12%) TDD
6 264 (22.78%) Infrastructure as Code
7 230 (19.84%) Test Automation
8 213 (18.38%) Continuous Integration
9 197 (17.00%) Scrum
10 167 (14.41%) Mentoring
11 157 (13.55%) Configuration Management
12 145 (12.51%) Deployment Automation
13 140 (12.08%) Problem-Solving
14 132 (11.39%) Site Reliability Engineering
15 111 (9.58%) Computer Science
16 106 (9.15%) BDD
16 106 (9.15%) Open Source
17 97 (8.37%) Continuous Delivery
18 95 (8.20%) Pair Programming
19 92 (7.94%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 601 (51.86%) Python
2 369 (31.84%) Java
3 309 (26.66%) JavaScript
4 218 (18.81%) Go
5 129 (11.13%) SQL
6 128 (11.04%) Bash Shell
7 98 (8.46%) PowerShell
7 98 (8.46%) TypeScript
8 86 (7.42%) C#
9 82 (7.08%) PHP
10 78 (6.73%) C
10 78 (6.73%) Ruby
11 46 (3.97%) Perl
12 45 (3.88%) Java 8
13 37 (3.19%) Kotlin
14 34 (2.93%) C++
14 34 (2.93%) Shell Script
15 18 (1.55%) MATLAB
16 17 (1.47%) Scala
17 16 (1.38%) ES6
Qualifications
1 190 (16.39%) Security Cleared
2 160 (13.81%) SC Cleared
3 137 (11.82%) Degree
4 43 (3.71%) Computer Science Degree
5 39 (3.36%) AWS Certification
6 23 (1.98%) PhD
7 15 (1.29%) DV Cleared
7 15 (1.29%) Numerate Degree
8 13 (1.12%) RHCE
8 13 (1.12%) RHCSA
9 6 (0.52%) TOGAF Certification
10 2 (0.17%) CISSP
10 2 (0.17%) CSSLP
10 2 (0.17%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.086%) CCNA
11 1 (0.086%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (4.66%) QA
2 28 (2.42%) Data Quality
3 14 (1.21%) ECSS
3 14 (1.21%) MISRA
3 14 (1.21%) MISRA C
4 6 (0.52%) Accessibility
5 3 (0.26%) SLA
6 1 (0.086%) GDPR
6 1 (0.086%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 640 (55.22%) Docker
2 37 (3.19%) Active Directory
3 27 (2.33%) NDS
3 27 (2.33%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 20 (1.73%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (1.21%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (0.69%) vSphere
7 7 (0.60%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (0.35%) VirtualBox
8 4 (0.35%) Xen
9 3 (0.26%) KVM
10 2 (0.17%) Ceph
10 2 (0.17%) Firmware
11 1 (0.086%) HDFS
11 1 (0.086%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.086%) NFS
11 1 (0.086%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 645 (55.65%) Kubernetes
2 506 (43.66%) Terraform
3 268 (23.12%) Ansible
4 176 (15.19%) Prometheus
4 176 (15.19%) Puppet
5 145 (12.51%) Grafana
6 137 (11.82%) Opscode Chef
7 120 (10.35%) Istio
8 39 (3.36%) Graphite
9 36 (3.11%) Packer
10 30 (2.59%) Graylog
11 27 (2.33%) Consul
11 27 (2.33%) NetIQ Identity Manager
12 22 (1.90%) CFEngine
13 20 (1.73%) Opsgenie
14 19 (1.64%) Docker Swarm
15 13 (1.12%) Kibana
16 11 (0.95%) Nagios
17 8 (0.69%) Icinga
17 8 (0.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 118 (10.18%) Google
2 74 (6.38%) Oracle
3 72 (6.21%) Microsoft
4 69 (5.95%) IBM
5 34 (2.93%) VMware
6 33 (2.85%) Splunk
7 30 (2.59%) Atlassian
8 27 (2.33%) ForgeRock
8 27 (2.33%) NetIQ
9 24 (2.07%) Red Hat
10 18 (1.55%) AppDynamics
11 14 (1.21%) SAP
12 12 (1.04%) SaltStack
13 11 (0.95%) ServiceNow
14 10 (0.86%) Adobe
14 10 (0.86%) Dynatrace
15 8 (0.69%) Alibaba
16 7 (0.60%) Apple
16 7 (0.60%) MuleSoft
17 6 (0.52%) Salesforce.com