Period
to 17 September 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 17 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitLab
UK > England
6 months to
17 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 244 301 526
Rank change year-on-year +57 +225 +192
Permanent jobs citing GitLab 1,500 491 704
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.40% 1.05% 0.54%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.58% 5.02% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 808 374 561
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
25th Percentile £52,250 £50,125 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
75th Percentile £87,500 £95,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £122,500 £97,500
UK median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% - +8.33%

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 22,786 9,780 25,197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 21.29% 20.84% 19.22%
Number of salaries quoted 14,188 8,125 20,315
10th Percentile £36,500 £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 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £83,750
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 +24 893 £80,000 +14.29% 110
North of England -10 170 £60,000 +23.08% 44
South East -30 160 £57,500 -9.09% 23
Midlands -54 104 £60,000 +23.71% 29
South West -45 85 £60,000 -7.69% 15
Yorkshire -31 82 £60,000 +9.09% 12
East of England -55 69 £47,500 -32.14% 21
North West -65 69 £57,500 +25.00% 19
West Midlands -63 57 £60,000 +23.71% 22
East Midlands -30 47 £65,000 +8.33% 7
North East -15 20 £54,000 +20.00% 13
GitLab
UK

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 950 (63.33%) AWS
2 828 (55.20%) Docker
3 824 (54.93%) Kubernetes
4 774 (51.60%) Python
5 745 (49.67%) Agile Software Development
6 732 (48.80%) DevOps
7 589 (39.27%) Terraform
8 536 (35.73%) Jenkins
9 521 (34.73%) Software Engineering
10 494 (32.93%) Java
11 477 (31.80%) Azure
12 448 (29.87%) Git (software)
13 436 (29.07%) Linux
14 425 (28.33%) Microservices
15 401 (26.73%) GCP
16 400 (26.67%) JavaScript
17 364 (24.27%) Infrastructure as Code
18 349 (23.27%) Social Skills
19 338 (22.53%) Finance
20 331 (22.07%) React
21 313 (20.87%) Test Automation
22 307 (20.47%) TDD
23 305 (20.33%) GitHub
24 300 (20.00%) Ansible
25 293 (19.53%) Serverless
26 285 (19.00%) Problem-Solving
27 280 (18.67%) Continuous Integration
28 272 (18.13%) Google
29 259 (17.27%) Scrum
30 243 (16.20%) REST

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 81 (5.40%) Confluence
2 62 (4.13%) Elasticsearch
3 52 (3.47%) nginx
4 38 (2.53%) Jupyter
5 35 (2.33%) Apache Spark
6 29 (1.93%) CMS
7 28 (1.87%) Apache
8 25 (1.67%) IIS
9 24 (1.60%) Oracle Workflow
10 19 (1.27%) Tomcat
11 16 (1.07%) Cloud Foundry
12 15 (1.00%) WebSphere
13 12 (0.80%) Apache Pulsar
14 11 (0.73%) Apache Solr
15 10 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 9 (0.60%) JBoss
16 9 (0.60%) OpenStack
16 9 (0.60%) WebLogic
17 8 (0.53%) Magnolia
17 8 (0.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (1.67%) Figma
2 13 (0.87%) Sketch
3 10 (0.67%) Adobe XD
3 10 (0.67%) InVision
3 10 (0.67%) Marvel
4 4 (0.27%) Chatbot
5 3 (0.20%) Zeplin
6 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (0.87%) Payment Gateway
2 8 (0.53%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 4 (0.27%) Shopify
3 4 (0.27%) Summit
4 2 (0.13%) Magento
5 1 (0.067%) FINCAD Analytics
5 1 (0.067%) Loan IQ
5 1 (0.067%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 950 (63.33%) AWS
2 477 (31.80%) Azure
3 401 (26.73%) GCP
4 305 (20.33%) GitHub
5 293 (19.53%) Serverless
6 171 (11.40%) AWS CloudFormation
7 152 (10.13%) SaaS
8 111 (7.40%) Amazon ECS
9 104 (6.93%) Amazon EKS
10 101 (6.73%) AWS Lambda
11 96 (6.40%) PaaS
12 91 (6.07%) Amazon EC2
13 74 (4.93%) Amazon S3
14 58 (3.87%) IaaS
15 56 (3.73%) Cloud Computing
16 53 (3.53%) Amazon SQS
17 49 (3.27%) Slack
18 47 (3.13%) OpenShift
19 42 (2.80%) Amazon Cognito
20 40 (2.67%) AWS CodePipeline
Communications & Networking
1 84 (5.60%) HTTP
2 54 (3.60%) Firewall
3 46 (3.07%) TCP/IP
4 38 (2.53%) VPN
5 33 (2.20%) Broadband
6 23 (1.53%) DNS
7 11 (0.73%) LAN
7 11 (0.73%) SSL
7 11 (0.73%) WAN
8 10 (0.67%) IPv4
9 8 (0.53%) SD-WAN
10 7 (0.47%) HTTPS
10 7 (0.47%) SAN
10 7 (0.47%) VSAN
11 6 (0.40%) Internet
12 5 (0.33%) SSH
13 4 (0.27%) 5G
13 4 (0.27%) Wireless
14 3 (0.20%) 802.11
14 3 (0.20%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 223 (14.87%) PostgreSQL
2 200 (13.33%) MySQL
3 172 (11.47%) NoSQL
4 120 (8.00%) Redis
5 87 (5.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 79 (5.27%) MongoDB
6 79 (5.27%) SQL Server
7 67 (4.47%) Amazon Redshift
8 66 (4.40%) Amazon RDS
9 61 (4.07%) Amazon Aurora
10 32 (2.13%) BigQuery
10 32 (2.13%) Presto
11 29 (1.93%) Relational Database
12 17 (1.13%) Apache Cassandra
13 16 (1.07%) Big Data
14 10 (0.67%) Hazelcast
14 10 (0.67%) Tableau
15 9 (0.60%) Hadoop
15 9 (0.60%) InfluxDB
15 9 (0.60%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 536 (35.73%) Jenkins
2 448 (29.87%) Git (software)
3 229 (15.27%) JIRA
4 132 (8.80%) Selenium
5 112 (7.47%) Cypress.io
6 107 (7.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 101 (6.73%) Artifactory
8 89 (5.93%) Bitbucket
9 75 (5.00%) CircleCI
10 74 (4.93%) Cucumber
11 71 (4.73%) Maven
12 61 (4.07%) Postman
13 59 (3.93%) JUnit
14 52 (3.47%) webpack
15 49 (3.27%) SonarQube
16 48 (3.20%) JMeter
17 44 (2.93%) TeamCity
18 42 (2.80%) Appium
18 42 (2.80%) WebDriver
19 41 (2.73%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 349 (23.27%) Social Skills
2 338 (22.53%) Finance
3 153 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
4 92 (6.13%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 86 (5.73%) Retail
6 68 (4.53%) Banking
7 65 (4.33%) Public Sector
8 54 (3.60%) Marketing
9 45 (3.00%) Law
10 41 (2.73%) Games
11 29 (1.93%) Presentation Skills
12 23 (1.53%) Publishing
13 21 (1.40%) Influencing Skills
14 20 (1.33%) Telecoms
15 19 (1.27%) Wearables
16 18 (1.20%) Advertising
17 16 (1.07%) Automotive
18 11 (0.73%) Documentation Skills
19 8 (0.53%) Financial Institution
19 8 (0.53%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 420 (28.00%) Developer
2 395 (26.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 210 (14.00%) Software Engineer
4 139 (9.27%) AWS Engineer
5 112 (7.47%) Senior Developer
6 105 (7.00%) Site Reliability Engineer
7 102 (6.80%) Site Engineer
8 99 (6.60%) Cloud Engineer
9 96 (6.40%) Platform Engineer
10 95 (6.33%) Senior DevOps
11 94 (6.27%) AWS DevOps
11 94 (6.27%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 93 (6.20%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 87 (5.80%) Software Developer
14 69 (4.60%) Java Engineer
15 68 (4.53%) Python Engineer
16 56 (3.73%) Java Developer
17 51 (3.40%) Full Stack Developer
17 51 (3.40%) Java Software Engineer
18 45 (3.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 331 (22.07%) React
2 243 (16.20%) REST
3 241 (16.07%) Node.js
4 228 (15.20%) Web Services
5 170 (11.33%) CSS
6 160 (10.67%) AngularJS
7 156 (10.40%) HTML
8 142 (9.47%) Spring
9 138 (9.20%) RESTful
10 121 (8.07%) .NET
11 113 (7.53%) GraphQL
12 108 (7.20%) Kafka
13 81 (5.40%) Spring Boot
14 79 (5.27%) Redux
15 74 (4.93%) Jest
16 70 (4.67%) RabbitMQ
16 70 (4.67%) Vue.js
17 68 (4.53%) .NET Core
17 68 (4.53%) Django
18 59 (3.93%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 144 (9.60%) User Experience
2 116 (7.73%) Algorithms
3 114 (7.60%) Greenfield Project
4 110 (7.33%) Public Cloud
5 75 (5.00%) Virtual Team
6 73 (4.87%) Cloud Native
7 48 (3.20%) Hybrid Cloud
8 43 (2.87%) NHS
9 35 (2.33%) Mobile App
9 35 (2.33%) Social Media
10 34 (2.27%) iPad
11 32 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
12 27 (1.80%) Data Structures
13 25 (1.67%) Life Science
14 22 (1.47%) Cyberthreat
14 22 (1.47%) Online Games
14 22 (1.47%) Smartphone
15 21 (1.40%) Data Centre
15 21 (1.40%) Legacy Applications
16 18 (1.20%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 436 (29.07%) Linux
2 142 (9.47%) Windows
3 130 (8.67%) Unix
4 59 (3.93%) Apple iOS
5 45 (3.00%) Android
6 34 (2.27%) CentOS
7 29 (1.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 23 (1.53%) Windows Server
9 22 (1.47%) Mac OS
10 13 (0.87%) Ubuntu
11 9 (0.60%) VMS
12 6 (0.40%) Debian
13 4 (0.27%) Embedded Linux
13 4 (0.27%) Robot Operating System
13 4 (0.27%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 3 (0.20%) CoreOS
14 3 (0.20%) Fedora
15 1 (0.067%) AIX
15 1 (0.067%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 745 (49.67%) Agile Software Development
2 732 (48.80%) DevOps
3 521 (34.73%) Software Engineering
4 425 (28.33%) Microservices
5 364 (24.27%) Infrastructure as Code
6 313 (20.87%) Test Automation
7 307 (20.47%) TDD
8 285 (19.00%) Problem-Solving
9 280 (18.67%) Continuous Integration
10 259 (17.27%) Scrum
11 209 (13.93%) Mentoring
12 194 (12.93%) Configuration Management
13 188 (12.53%) Site Reliability Engineering
14 184 (12.27%) Deployment Automation
15 182 (12.13%) BDD
16 178 (11.87%) Computer Science
17 177 (11.80%) Full Stack Development
18 137 (9.13%) Front End Development
19 130 (8.67%) Pair Programming
20 129 (8.60%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 774 (51.60%) Python
2 494 (32.93%) Java
3 400 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 226 (15.07%) Go
5 216 (14.40%) SQL
6 179 (11.93%) C#
7 164 (10.93%) Bash Shell
8 146 (9.73%) TypeScript
9 123 (8.20%) PowerShell
10 118 (7.87%) C
11 109 (7.27%) Ruby
12 107 (7.13%) PHP
13 66 (4.40%) Java 8
14 62 (4.13%) Kotlin
15 57 (3.80%) Perl
16 53 (3.53%) Shell Script
17 45 (3.00%) C++
18 35 (2.33%) Scala
19 33 (2.20%) Groovy
20 32 (2.13%) Java 11
Qualifications
1 195 (13.00%) Degree
2 162 (10.80%) Security Cleared
3 129 (8.60%) SC Cleared
4 56 (3.73%) Computer Science Degree
5 50 (3.33%) AWS Certification
6 16 (1.07%) PhD
7 12 (0.80%) Numerate Degree
8 11 (0.73%) RHCE
8 11 (0.73%) RHCSA
9 7 (0.47%) Master's Degree
10 6 (0.40%) TOGAF Certification
11 5 (0.33%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.20%) DBS Check
13 2 (0.13%) BPSS Clearance
13 2 (0.13%) CISSP
13 2 (0.13%) CSSLP
13 2 (0.13%) ISTQB
13 2 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 1 (0.067%) Cisco Certification
14 1 (0.067%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 139 (9.27%) QA
2 37 (2.47%) ECSS
2 37 (2.47%) MISRA
2 37 (2.47%) MISRA C
3 27 (1.80%) Accessibility
4 24 (1.60%) Data Quality
5 11 (0.73%) WAI
6 4 (0.27%) WCAG
7 2 (0.13%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.13%) PSD2
8 1 (0.067%) GDPR
8 1 (0.067%) SEPA
8 1 (0.067%) SLA
System Software
1 828 (55.20%) Docker
2 43 (2.87%) Active Directory
3 24 (1.60%) NDS
3 24 (1.60%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 19 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
6 16 (1.07%) Virtual Servers
7 10 (0.67%) Ceph
7 10 (0.67%) Varnish
8 8 (0.53%) KVM
8 8 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.27%) Firmware
10 3 (0.20%) vSphere
11 2 (0.13%) HDFS
11 2 (0.13%) VirtualBox
11 2 (0.13%) Xen
12 1 (0.067%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 1 (0.067%) NFS
12 1 (0.067%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 824 (54.93%) Kubernetes
2 589 (39.27%) Terraform
3 300 (20.00%) Ansible
4 202 (13.47%) Puppet
5 201 (13.40%) Prometheus
6 180 (12.00%) Grafana
7 171 (11.40%) Opscode Chef
8 113 (7.53%) Istio
9 48 (3.20%) Graphite
10 36 (2.40%) Packer
11 34 (2.27%) Graylog
12 30 (2.00%) Opsgenie
13 28 (1.87%) CFEngine
14 24 (1.60%) NetIQ Identity Manager
15 22 (1.47%) Docker Swarm
16 19 (1.27%) Consul
17 18 (1.20%) Nagios
18 14 (0.93%) Mesos
18 14 (0.93%) ZABBIX
19 13 (0.87%) linkerd
Vendors
1 272 (18.13%) Google
2 102 (6.80%) Microsoft
3 71 (4.73%) IBM
4 64 (4.27%) Oracle
5 34 (2.27%) Red Hat
5 34 (2.27%) Splunk
6 32 (2.13%) LexisNexis
7 28 (1.87%) VMware
8 24 (1.60%) ForgeRock
8 24 (1.60%) NetIQ
9 20 (1.33%) Atlassian
10 19 (1.27%) YouTube
11 17 (1.13%) Apple
12 15 (1.00%) AppDynamics
13 14 (0.93%) BT
13 14 (0.93%) SAP
14 13 (0.87%) Adobe
15 12 (0.80%) Dynatrace
15 12 (0.80%) HubSpot
16 10 (0.67%) Alibaba