Period
to 29 October 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 29 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitLab
UK > England
6 months to
29 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 273 499 679
Rank change year-on-year +226 +180 +208
Permanent jobs citing GitLab 531 687 497
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.16% 0.54% 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.52% 2.84% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 454 629 397
Median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +9.09%
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £122,500 £95,000 £86,250
UK median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% +14.29%

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 9,625 24,158 30,740
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 21.08% 18.97% 20.02%
Number of salaries quoted 8,027 19,435 25,043
Median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.80% +5.94% +1.00%
10th Percentile £36,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £83,000 £83,750 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 29 October 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 29 October 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 +233 329 £72,500 -9.38% 61
North of England +62 56 £55,000 +2.33% 18
South East +172 44 £65,000 +13.04% 22
South West +124 41 £66,250 +26.19% 10
North West +58 41 £50,000 -9.09% 12
Midlands +139 34 £40,000 -31.91% 12
West Midlands +116 23 £48,500 -11.82% 8
East of England +142 22 £55,000 +4.76% 7
Yorkshire +93 11 £55,000 +4.76% 3
East Midlands +87 11 £31,305 -53.62% 4
North East +24 4 £45,000 -21.74% 3
GitLab
UK

For the 6 months to 29 October 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.

1 356 (67.04%) AWS
2 337 (63.47%) DevOps
3 327 (61.58%) Docker
4 317 (59.70%) Python
5 276 (51.98%) Agile Software Development
6 271 (51.04%) Jenkins
7 261 (49.15%) Kubernetes
8 249 (46.89%) Linux
9 226 (42.56%) Terraform
10 206 (38.79%) Microservices
11 171 (32.20%) Java
12 169 (31.83%) Azure
13 168 (31.64%) Ansible
14 151 (28.44%) Git (software)
15 137 (25.80%) Continuous Integration
16 132 (24.86%) Software Engineering
17 126 (23.73%) SQL
18 118 (22.22%) GitHub
19 117 (22.03%) JavaScript
20 115 (21.66%) Puppet
21 109 (20.53%) Finance
22 107 (20.15%) Go
23 104 (19.59%) Serverless
24 94 (17.70%) MySQL
25 93 (17.51%) Google
26 92 (17.33%) SQL Server
26 92 (17.33%) Open Source
27 91 (17.14%) AWS Lambda
28 90 (16.95%) Amazon ECS
28 90 (16.95%) Web Services

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 71 (13.37%) Apache
2 39 (7.34%) Confluence
3 33 (6.21%) Elasticsearch
4 19 (3.58%) Cloud Foundry
5 14 (2.64%) JBoss
6 9 (1.69%) WebSphere
7 8 (1.51%) Apache Spark
8 7 (1.32%) GlassFish
8 7 (1.32%) OpenStack
8 7 (1.32%) Oracle Workflow
9 5 (0.94%) nginx
10 4 (0.75%) CMS
10 4 (0.75%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.56%) Jetty
11 3 (0.56%) Jupyter
11 3 (0.56%) WildFly
11 3 (0.56%) WordPress
12 2 (0.38%) Drupal
12 2 (0.38%) IIS
12 2 (0.38%) Joomla!
Applications
1 4 (0.75%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (1.32%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 2 (0.38%) Magento
3 1 (0.19%) Maximo
3 1 (0.19%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 356 (67.04%) AWS
2 169 (31.83%) Azure
3 118 (22.22%) GitHub
4 104 (19.59%) Serverless
5 91 (17.14%) AWS Lambda
6 90 (16.95%) Amazon ECS
7 89 (16.76%) GCP
8 60 (11.30%) Apigee
9 51 (9.60%) Cloud Computing
10 42 (7.91%) AWS CloudFormation
11 28 (5.27%) Amazon EKS
12 26 (4.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 25 (4.71%) Datadog
13 25 (4.71%) IaaS
14 23 (4.33%) Amazon EC2
15 18 (3.39%) PaaS
15 18 (3.39%) SaaS
16 13 (2.45%) Amazon S3
16 13 (2.45%) OpenShift
17 12 (2.26%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 26 (4.90%) TCP/IP
2 17 (3.20%) SSH
3 11 (2.07%) HTTPS
4 10 (1.88%) HTTP
5 8 (1.51%) Firewall
6 7 (1.32%) VPN
7 6 (1.13%) DNS
8 4 (0.75%) Internet
9 3 (0.56%) Cisco IPT
9 3 (0.56%) Network Security
9 3 (0.56%) SAN
9 3 (0.56%) WebEx
10 2 (0.38%) Bluetooth
10 2 (0.38%) LAN
10 2 (0.38%) WAN
10 2 (0.38%) Wireless
10 2 (0.38%) X.509
11 1 (0.19%) BGP
11 1 (0.19%) Intranet
11 1 (0.19%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (17.70%) MySQL
2 92 (17.33%) SQL Server
3 89 (16.76%) PostgreSQL
4 59 (11.11%) Amazon Redshift
5 54 (10.17%) Data Warehouse
6 50 (9.42%) NoSQL
7 17 (3.20%) Redis
8 12 (2.26%) CouchDB
8 12 (2.26%) InfluxDB
9 11 (2.07%) Big Data
9 11 (2.07%) MongoDB
10 10 (1.88%) MariaDB
11 9 (1.69%) Relational Database
12 8 (1.51%) Power BI
13 7 (1.32%) Amazon RDS
14 6 (1.13%) Apache Cassandra
14 6 (1.13%) Apache Ignite
14 6 (1.13%) Flink
14 6 (1.13%) RDBMS
15 5 (0.94%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 271 (51.04%) Jenkins
2 151 (28.44%) Git (software)
3 75 (14.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 72 (13.56%) JIRA
5 66 (12.43%) Artifactory
6 41 (7.72%) Sonatype Nexus
7 33 (6.21%) TeamCity
8 24 (4.52%) Bitbucket
8 24 (4.52%) Maven
9 21 (3.95%) Selenium
10 19 (3.58%) Travis CI
11 18 (3.39%) eggPlant
11 18 (3.39%) Locust
12 14 (2.64%) JUnit
12 14 (2.64%) Mockito
13 11 (2.07%) Gerrit
14 10 (1.88%) SonarQube
14 10 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
15 9 (1.69%) Cucumber
16 8 (1.51%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 109 (20.53%) Finance
2 83 (15.63%) Banking
3 58 (10.92%) Back Office
4 42 (7.91%) Public Sector
5 26 (4.90%) Law
6 12 (2.26%) Games
7 7 (1.32%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.13%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.75%) Advertising
9 4 (0.75%) Electronics
9 4 (0.75%) Local Government
9 4 (0.75%) Retail
10 2 (0.38%) Brand Awareness
10 2 (0.38%) German Language
11 1 (0.19%) Automotive
11 1 (0.19%) Legal
11 1 (0.19%) Marketing
11 1 (0.19%) Military
Job Titles
1 204 (38.42%) DevOps Engineer
2 109 (20.53%) Developer
3 63 (11.86%) Platform Engineer
4 57 (10.73%) AWS Engineer
5 55 (10.36%) Architect
6 52 (9.79%) AWS DevOps
7 51 (9.60%) AWS Architect
7 51 (9.60%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 50 (9.42%) AWS Solutions Architect
8 50 (9.42%) Cloud Architect
8 50 (9.42%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 50 (9.42%) Data Architect
8 50 (9.42%) Java Architect
8 50 (9.42%) Java Solutions Architect
8 50 (9.42%) Solutions Architect
9 48 (9.04%) Senior DevOps
9 48 (9.04%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 43 (8.10%) Software Engineer
11 30 (5.65%) Site Reliability Engineer
12 26 (4.90%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (16.95%) Web Services
2 67 (12.62%) OAuth
3 59 (11.11%) gRPC
3 59 (11.11%) Swagger
4 58 (10.92%) Elastic Stack
5 57 (10.73%) .NET
6 56 (10.55%) Node.js
7 53 (9.98%) React
8 40 (7.53%) .NET Core
8 40 (7.53%) Kafka
9 33 (6.21%) AngularJS
10 32 (6.03%) .NET Framework
11 28 (5.27%) HTML
12 27 (5.08%) REST
13 26 (4.90%) CSS
14 24 (4.52%) RESTful
15 22 (4.14%) Spring
16 19 (3.58%) Spring Boot
17 17 (3.20%) Svelte
17 17 (3.20%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 66 (12.43%) Hedge funds
2 34 (6.40%) Public Cloud
3 28 (5.27%) Cloud Native
4 26 (4.90%) Self-Motivation
5 24 (4.52%) Greenfield Project
6 23 (4.33%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (2.26%) Cybercrime
8 10 (1.88%) Data Centre
8 10 (1.88%) User Experience
9 9 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 9 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
9 9 (1.69%) Management Information System
10 8 (1.51%) Algorithms
11 7 (1.32%) Mobile Games
12 6 (1.13%) Data Structures
12 6 (1.13%) Social Media
13 5 (0.94%) Blog
13 5 (0.94%) Mobile App
14 4 (0.75%) Device Driver
14 4 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 249 (46.89%) Linux
2 59 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 53 (9.98%) CentOS
4 46 (8.66%) Windows
5 34 (6.40%) Unix
6 25 (4.71%) Debian
7 24 (4.52%) Ubuntu
8 11 (2.07%) Android
9 9 (1.69%) Windows Server
10 8 (1.51%) CoreOS
10 8 (1.51%) zOS
11 7 (1.32%) Apple iOS
12 6 (1.13%) VMS
13 3 (0.56%) Windows 10
13 3 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.38%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 337 (63.47%) DevOps
2 276 (51.98%) Agile Software Development
3 206 (38.79%) Microservices
4 137 (25.80%) Continuous Integration
5 132 (24.86%) Software Engineering
6 92 (17.33%) Open Source
7 90 (16.95%) TDD
8 88 (16.57%) Infrastructure as Code
9 85 (16.01%) Configuration Management
10 81 (15.25%) Scrum
11 74 (13.94%) Technology Roadmap
12 71 (13.37%) Test Automation
13 70 (13.18%) Continuous Delivery
14 68 (12.81%) Asset Management
15 61 (11.49%) Mentoring
16 58 (10.92%) Deployment Automation
16 58 (10.92%) Investment Management
17 55 (10.36%) Site Reliability Engineering
18 50 (9.42%) Infrastructure Automation
19 49 (9.23%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 317 (59.70%) Python
2 171 (32.20%) Java
3 126 (23.73%) SQL
4 117 (22.03%) JavaScript
5 107 (20.15%) Go
6 87 (16.38%) Bash Shell
7 62 (11.68%) Ruby
8 56 (10.55%) C#
9 41 (7.72%) PowerShell
10 40 (7.53%) C++
11 36 (6.78%) PHP
12 26 (4.90%) TypeScript
13 19 (3.58%) C
14 18 (3.39%) Perl
15 11 (2.07%) Groovy
15 11 (2.07%) Java 8
16 10 (1.88%) ES6
16 10 (1.88%) F#
17 8 (1.51%) ES7
17 8 (1.51%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 64 (12.05%) Security Cleared
2 59 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 52 (9.79%) AWS Certification
4 50 (9.42%) Sun Certification
5 35 (6.59%) Degree
6 7 (1.32%) DV Cleared
6 7 (1.32%) PhD
7 5 (0.94%) CISSP
7 5 (0.94%) Master's Degree
7 5 (0.94%) SANS
8 4 (0.75%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.19%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 1 (0.19%) CCIE
10 1 (0.19%) CCIE Routing and Switching
10 1 (0.19%) CCSP
10 1 (0.19%) CISA
10 1 (0.19%) CISM
10 1 (0.19%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.19%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.77%) QA
2 7 (1.32%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.94%) PSD2
4 3 (0.56%) GDPR
4 3 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.19%) NIST
System Software
1 327 (61.58%) Docker
2 16 (3.01%) Active Directory
3 13 (2.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (2.26%) VirtualBox
5 9 (1.69%) Hyper-V
6 7 (1.32%) NDS
6 7 (1.32%) NetIQ eDirectory
7 6 (1.13%) Ceph
7 6 (1.13%) Xen
8 5 (0.94%) Firmware
8 5 (0.94%) vSphere
9 3 (0.56%) KVM
9 3 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.38%) LXC
Systems Management
1 261 (49.15%) Kubernetes
2 226 (42.56%) Terraform
3 168 (31.64%) Ansible
4 115 (21.66%) Puppet
5 75 (14.12%) Grafana
6 67 (12.62%) Prometheus
7 63 (11.86%) Opscode Chef
8 40 (7.53%) Graphite
9 21 (3.95%) ZABBIX
10 17 (3.20%) Kibana
11 15 (2.82%) Nagios
12 13 (2.45%) Graylog
13 11 (2.07%) Istio
13 11 (2.07%) Rancher
14 10 (1.88%) logstash
15 8 (1.51%) Docker Swarm
15 8 (1.51%) Packer
16 7 (1.32%) Consul
16 7 (1.32%) NetIQ Identity Manager
17 6 (1.13%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 93 (17.51%) Google
2 31 (5.84%) Microsoft
3 24 (4.52%) IBM
4 21 (3.95%) Oracle
5 18 (3.39%) VMware
6 13 (2.45%) Dynatrace
6 13 (2.45%) Splunk
7 8 (1.51%) Databricks
7 8 (1.51%) New Relic
8 7 (1.32%) ForgeRock
8 7 (1.32%) NetIQ
8 7 (1.32%) TOWER Software
9 6 (1.13%) Apple
9 6 (1.13%) Okta
9 6 (1.13%) Ping Identity
10 5 (0.94%) Capita
10 5 (0.94%) Novell
10 5 (0.94%) Siemens
11 4 (0.75%) Cisco
11 4 (0.75%) Sybase