Period
to 11 April 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 11 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitLab
UK > England
6 months to
11 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 248 466 584
Rank change year-on-year +218 +118 +287
Permanent jobs citing GitLab 966 587 589
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.31% 0.56% 0.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.59% 2.89% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 802 476 381
10th Percentile £40,050 £39,837 £38,750
25th Percentile £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.54% - +4.00%
75th Percentile £87,313 £85,000 £86,250
90th Percentile £98,750 £102,500 £103,750
UK median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £61,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% +2.46% -0.41%

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 14,666 20,305 27,267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 19.86% 19.38% 19.77%
Number of salaries quoted 11,836 16,314 21,993
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £43,750 £41,531 £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 £73,750 £71,250 £68,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £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 11 April 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 11 April 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 +202 554 £80,000 -1.54% 69
North of England +99 163 £54,000 -1.82% 23
South East +143 110 £70,000 +3.70% 23
North West +66 89 £50,000 - 14
Yorkshire +54 60 £54,000 -1.82% 7
Midlands +34 59 £55,000 +2.33% 22
West Midlands +33 46 £60,000 +20.00% 19
South West +11 37 £57,500 +52.32% 11
East of England +58 32 £65,000 +4.00% 15
North East +21 14 £42,250 -15.50% 2
East Midlands +16 9 £25,198 -58.00% 3
GitLab
UK

For the 6 months to 11 April 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.

1 605 (62.63%) AWS
2 600 (62.11%) Docker
3 557 (57.66%) Kubernetes
4 535 (55.38%) DevOps
4 535 (55.38%) Python
5 527 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
6 404 (41.82%) Terraform
7 403 (41.72%) Linux
8 321 (33.23%) Jenkins
9 319 (33.02%) Software Engineering
10 311 (32.19%) Microservices
11 302 (31.26%) Azure
12 272 (28.16%) Git (software)
13 262 (27.12%) Java
13 262 (27.12%) Ansible
14 256 (26.50%) JavaScript
15 242 (25.05%) TDD
16 227 (23.50%) Go
17 205 (21.22%) Scrum
18 196 (20.29%) Finance
18 196 (20.29%) Infrastructure as Code
19 195 (20.19%) Security Cleared
20 173 (17.91%) Continuous Integration
21 171 (17.70%) SC Cleared
22 168 (17.39%) React
23 167 (17.29%) Kafka
24 160 (16.56%) GitHub
25 157 (16.25%) .NET
26 153 (15.84%) Node.js
27 150 (15.53%) Configuration Management

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 54 (5.59%) Elasticsearch
2 52 (5.38%) Apache
3 44 (4.55%) Confluence
4 18 (1.86%) nginx
5 13 (1.35%) OpenStack
5 13 (1.35%) Oracle Workflow
6 10 (1.04%) Apache Spark
6 10 (1.04%) IIS
6 10 (1.04%) JBoss
6 10 (1.04%) Jupyter
7 7 (0.72%) Cloud Foundry
7 7 (0.72%) CloudStack
7 7 (0.72%) WebSphere
8 5 (0.52%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.41%) GlassFish
9 4 (0.41%) WildFly
9 4 (0.41%) WordPress
10 3 (0.31%) Apache Airflow
11 2 (0.21%) CMS
11 2 (0.21%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (0.72%) Chatbot
1 7 (0.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (0.62%) Sketch
3 4 (0.41%) Zeplin
4 3 (0.31%) Figma
5 2 (0.21%) Adobe XD
5 2 (0.21%) GIMP
5 2 (0.21%) InVision
5 2 (0.21%) Marvel
5 2 (0.21%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (0.93%) Shopify
2 4 (0.41%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 4 (0.41%) Sentinel
3 2 (0.21%) Magento
4 1 (0.10%) FINCAD Analytics
4 1 (0.10%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 605 (62.63%) AWS
2 302 (31.26%) Azure
3 160 (16.56%) GitHub
4 146 (15.11%) GCP
5 136 (14.08%) Serverless
6 105 (10.87%) Amazon ECS
7 80 (8.28%) AWS Lambda
8 60 (6.21%) Amazon EKS
9 56 (5.80%) Amazon EC2
10 54 (5.59%) SaaS
11 53 (5.49%) AWS CloudFormation
12 48 (4.97%) Amazon S3
13 47 (4.87%) Cloud Computing
14 39 (4.04%) PaaS
15 36 (3.73%) IaaS
16 32 (3.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 32 (3.31%) IBM Cloud
17 27 (2.80%) Apigee
18 24 (2.48%) OpenShift
19 22 (2.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.00%) TCP/IP
2 24 (2.48%) HTTP
3 22 (2.28%) Firewall
4 20 (2.07%) DNS
5 14 (1.45%) VPN
6 13 (1.35%) FTP
7 10 (1.04%) DHCP
7 10 (1.04%) OpenVPN
8 8 (0.83%) IPsec
8 8 (0.83%) VLAN
9 3 (0.31%) Internet
9 3 (0.31%) SSH
9 3 (0.31%) SSL
9 3 (0.31%) Wireless
10 2 (0.21%) 802.11
10 2 (0.21%) Broadband
10 2 (0.21%) DSL
10 2 (0.21%) Intranet
10 2 (0.21%) RFID
10 2 (0.21%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (11.70%) PostgreSQL
2 93 (9.63%) MySQL
3 64 (6.63%) NoSQL
4 50 (5.18%) SQL Server
5 35 (3.62%) MongoDB
5 35 (3.62%) Redis
6 34 (3.52%) Amazon RDS
7 30 (3.11%) Amazon Redshift
8 26 (2.69%) Big Data
9 24 (2.48%) Relational Database
10 22 (2.28%) MariaDB
11 16 (1.66%) InfluxDB
12 14 (1.45%) Presto
13 13 (1.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 11 (1.14%) Tableau
15 10 (1.04%) BigQuery
16 9 (0.93%) Power BI
17 8 (0.83%) Hadoop
17 8 (0.83%) Oracle Database
18 7 (0.72%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 321 (33.23%) Jenkins
2 272 (28.16%) Git (software)
3 81 (8.39%) JIRA
4 79 (8.18%) Artifactory
5 78 (8.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 54 (5.59%) Bitbucket
7 47 (4.87%) Maven
8 41 (4.24%) Cucumber
9 37 (3.83%) TeamCity
10 29 (3.00%) Selenium
11 28 (2.90%) Cypress.io
12 27 (2.80%) Sonatype Nexus
13 24 (2.48%) SonarQube
14 22 (2.28%) CircleCI
15 19 (1.97%) JUnit
16 14 (1.45%) Mockito
16 14 (1.45%) TestCafe
16 14 (1.45%) Travis CI
17 12 (1.24%) Protractor
18 11 (1.14%) REST Assured
General
1 196 (20.29%) Finance
2 65 (6.73%) Public Sector
3 60 (6.21%) Banking
4 23 (2.38%) Games
4 23 (2.38%) Marketing
5 22 (2.28%) Retail
6 21 (2.17%) Telecoms
7 20 (2.07%) Advertising
8 19 (1.97%) Manufacturing
9 17 (1.76%) Electronics
10 12 (1.24%) Law
11 10 (1.04%) Brand Awareness
11 10 (1.04%) Investment Banking
12 8 (0.83%) Publishing
13 6 (0.62%) Legal
14 5 (0.52%) Front Office
15 4 (0.41%) Billing
15 4 (0.41%) Financial Institution
16 3 (0.31%) Back Office
17 1 (0.10%) Military
Job Titles
1 353 (36.54%) DevOps Engineer
2 208 (21.53%) Software Engineer
3 206 (21.33%) Developer
4 150 (15.53%) AWS Engineer
5 120 (12.42%) Senior DevOps
6 115 (11.90%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 85 (8.80%) AWS DevOps
8 83 (8.59%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 80 (8.28%) Site Reliability Engineer
10 66 (6.83%) Site Engineer
11 61 (6.31%) Platform Engineer
12 55 (5.69%) Senior Software Engineer
13 54 (5.59%) Java Developer
14 44 (4.55%) Java Engineer
14 44 (4.55%) Python Engineer
15 43 (4.45%) .NET Software Engineer
16 37 (3.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 36 (3.73%) Full Stack Developer
18 33 (3.42%) Java Software Engineer
19 30 (3.11%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (17.39%) React
2 167 (17.29%) Kafka
3 157 (16.25%) .NET
4 153 (15.84%) Node.js
5 127 (13.15%) .NET Core
6 111 (11.49%) .NET Framework
7 94 (9.73%) Web Services
8 76 (7.87%) REST
9 75 (7.76%) Elastic Stack
10 67 (6.94%) HTML
11 66 (6.83%) RESTful
12 60 (6.21%) CSS
13 56 (5.80%) Spring
14 47 (4.87%) RabbitMQ
15 44 (4.55%) OAuth
16 43 (4.45%) Redux
16 43 (4.45%) Svelte
17 39 (4.04%) Spring Boot
18 34 (3.52%) AngularJS
19 33 (3.42%) gRPC
Miscellaneous
1 80 (8.28%) Hybrid Cloud
2 75 (7.76%) Greenfield Project
3 49 (5.07%) Cloud Native
4 46 (4.76%) Public Cloud
5 32 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
5 32 (3.31%) Mobile App
6 27 (2.80%) Hedge funds
7 26 (2.69%) User Experience
8 24 (2.48%) Data Structures
9 23 (2.38%) Algorithms
10 21 (2.17%) Linux Command Line
10 21 (2.17%) Private Cloud
11 20 (2.07%) NHS
11 20 (2.07%) Self-Motivation
12 17 (1.76%) Blog
13 16 (1.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 12 (1.24%) Equities
14 12 (1.24%) iPad
15 10 (1.04%) Derivative
15 10 (1.04%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 403 (41.72%) Linux
2 101 (10.46%) Unix
3 82 (8.49%) Windows
4 46 (4.76%) CentOS
5 44 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (1.66%) Ubuntu
7 14 (1.45%) Android
7 14 (1.45%) Windows Server
8 12 (1.24%) Apple iOS
9 8 (0.83%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 7 (0.72%) Embedded Linux
11 5 (0.52%) CoreOS
11 5 (0.52%) Kali Linux
11 5 (0.52%) zOS
12 4 (0.41%) Debian
13 3 (0.31%) Fedora
13 3 (0.31%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.21%) Alpine Linux
14 2 (0.21%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.21%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 535 (55.38%) DevOps
2 527 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 319 (33.02%) Software Engineering
4 311 (32.19%) Microservices
5 242 (25.05%) TDD
6 205 (21.22%) Scrum
7 196 (20.29%) Infrastructure as Code
8 173 (17.91%) Continuous Integration
9 150 (15.53%) Configuration Management
10 149 (15.42%) Test Automation
11 99 (10.25%) Deployment Automation
11 99 (10.25%) Mentoring
12 96 (9.94%) Open Source
12 96 (9.94%) Site Reliability Engineering
13 94 (9.73%) SOLID
14 88 (9.11%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
15 86 (8.90%) Continuous Delivery
16 72 (7.45%) Decision-Making
17 70 (7.25%) Kanban
18 69 (7.14%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 535 (55.38%) Python
2 262 (27.12%) Java
3 256 (26.50%) JavaScript
4 227 (23.50%) Go
5 120 (12.42%) Bash Shell
6 115 (11.90%) SQL
7 71 (7.35%) TypeScript
8 65 (6.73%) PHP
9 59 (6.11%) Ruby
10 57 (5.90%) PowerShell
11 40 (4.14%) C#
12 36 (3.73%) C
12 36 (3.73%) Perl
13 21 (2.17%) Kotlin
14 20 (2.07%) C++
14 20 (2.07%) Shell Script
15 17 (1.76%) Java 8
16 13 (1.35%) ES6
17 10 (1.04%) Groovy
18 8 (0.83%) Scala
Qualifications
1 195 (20.19%) Security Cleared
2 171 (17.70%) SC Cleared
3 77 (7.97%) Degree
4 29 (3.00%) AWS Certification
4 29 (3.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 17 (1.76%) PhD
6 14 (1.45%) DV Cleared
6 14 (1.45%) RHCE
6 14 (1.45%) RHCSA
7 7 (0.72%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.10%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (0.10%) CCSP
8 1 (0.10%) CISA
8 1 (0.10%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.10%) CISM
8 1 (0.10%) CRISC
8 1 (0.10%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.10%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (5.59%) QA
2 15 (1.55%) Data Quality
3 6 (0.62%) GDPR
4 3 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.31%) SLA
5 2 (0.21%) PSD2
6 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.10%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.10%) WCAG
System Software
1 600 (62.11%) Docker
2 27 (2.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (2.07%) Active Directory
4 16 (1.66%) vSphere
5 13 (1.35%) NDS
5 13 (1.35%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 10 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (0.62%) VirtualBox
8 3 (0.31%) Xen
9 2 (0.21%) Firmware
10 1 (0.10%) HDFS
10 1 (0.10%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.10%) KVM
10 1 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 557 (57.66%) Kubernetes
2 404 (41.82%) Terraform
3 262 (27.12%) Ansible
4 145 (15.01%) Puppet
5 139 (14.39%) Prometheus
6 105 (10.87%) Grafana
7 95 (9.83%) Opscode Chef
8 82 (8.49%) Istio
9 35 (3.62%) Packer
10 30 (3.11%) Consul
11 26 (2.69%) Graphite
12 22 (2.28%) CFEngine
13 21 (2.17%) Graylog
14 19 (1.97%) Docker Swarm
15 17 (1.76%) Nagios
16 14 (1.45%) Kibana
17 13 (1.35%) NetIQ Identity Manager
18 11 (1.14%) logstash
19 10 (1.04%) Opsgenie
20 9 (0.93%) Icinga
Vendors
1 91 (9.42%) Google
2 73 (7.56%) Oracle
3 55 (5.69%) Microsoft
4 52 (5.38%) VMware
5 51 (5.28%) IBM
6 33 (3.42%) Atlassian
7 24 (2.48%) Red Hat
8 23 (2.38%) Splunk
9 17 (1.76%) SAP
10 14 (1.45%) AppDynamics
11 13 (1.35%) ForgeRock
11 13 (1.35%) NetIQ
12 12 (1.24%) Dynatrace
13 9 (0.93%) ServiceNow
14 8 (0.83%) Databricks
15 7 (0.72%) SaltStack
16 6 (0.62%) Apple
16 6 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
17 5 (0.52%) Cisco
17 5 (0.52%) Qualys