Period
to 25 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitLab
England > London
6 months to
25 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 206 220 425
Rank change year-on-year +14 +205 +215
Permanent jobs citing GitLab 905 304 352
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.85% 1.51% 0.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.85% 7.23% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 459 251 320
10th Percentile £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
25th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £62,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £72,500 £80,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.34% -9.38% +14.29%
75th Percentile £97,500 £113,750 £93,750
90th Percentile £115,500 £138,750 £113,875
England median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year - +3.70% +12.50%

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 London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 11,535 4,205 10,309
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 23.53% 20.93% 18.47%
Number of salaries quoted 6,393 3,481 8,461
10th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
25th Percentile £53,750 £55,000 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £96,250 £93,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £56,666 £52,500
% change year-on-year +1.47% +7.94% +5.00%

GitLab
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for GitLab in London

GitLab
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for GitLab in London

GitLab
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing GitLab in London over the 6 months to 25 September 2021.

Salary histogram for GitLab in London

GitLab
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GitLab within the London region over the 6 months to 25 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
Central London -43 68 £65,000 - 31
West London -34 51 £66,250 +1.92% 10
South London -4 31 £65,000 -10.34%
East London -9 11 £75,000 -6.25% 4
GitLab
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 London region with a requirement for GitLab.

1 579 (63.98%) AWS
2 548 (60.55%) Docker
3 546 (60.33%) Python
4 532 (58.78%) Kubernetes
5 410 (45.30%) DevOps
6 401 (44.31%) Agile Software Development
7 363 (40.11%) Terraform
8 323 (35.69%) Java
9 311 (34.36%) Finance
10 302 (33.37%) Microservices
11 295 (32.60%) GCP
12 291 (32.15%) Jenkins
13 285 (31.49%) Software Engineering
14 277 (30.61%) JavaScript
15 268 (29.61%) Infrastructure as Code
16 260 (28.73%) Serverless
17 252 (27.85%) Azure
18 242 (26.74%) Git (software)
19 235 (25.97%) React
20 217 (23.98%) Social Skills
21 212 (23.43%) Test Automation
22 205 (22.65%) Google
23 203 (22.43%) GitHub
24 198 (21.88%) PostgreSQL
25 183 (20.22%) TDD
26 181 (20.00%) Linux
26 181 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
27 175 (19.34%) REST
28 169 (18.67%) Node.js
29 168 (18.56%) Web Services

GitLab
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 33 (3.65%) Apache Spark
2 29 (3.20%) CMS
3 27 (2.98%) nginx
4 24 (2.65%) Elasticsearch
5 20 (2.21%) Confluence
6 16 (1.77%) Apache
6 16 (1.77%) Cloud Foundry
7 13 (1.44%) Apache Solr
7 13 (1.44%) Tomcat
8 12 (1.33%) Apache Pulsar
8 12 (1.33%) Jupyter
9 10 (1.10%) WebSphere
10 9 (0.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 8 (0.88%) Magnolia
12 5 (0.55%) WebLogic
13 4 (0.44%) OpenStack
14 3 (0.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 3 (0.33%) Apache Airflow
14 3 (0.33%) Ethereum
15 2 (0.22%) GlassFish
Applications
1 15 (1.66%) Figma
2 2 (0.22%) Chatbot
2 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.11%) Sketch
3 1 (0.11%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 13 (1.44%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (0.44%) Summit
3 2 (0.22%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 2 (0.22%) Shopify
4 1 (0.11%) FINCAD Analytics
4 1 (0.11%) Loan IQ
Cloud Services
1 579 (63.98%) AWS
2 295 (32.60%) GCP
3 260 (28.73%) Serverless
4 252 (27.85%) Azure
5 203 (22.43%) GitHub
6 108 (11.93%) Amazon ECS
7 100 (11.05%) SaaS
8 94 (10.39%) AWS CloudFormation
9 90 (9.94%) Amazon EKS
10 78 (8.62%) AWS Lambda
11 70 (7.73%) PaaS
12 57 (6.30%) Amazon EC2
13 55 (6.08%) Amazon S3
14 42 (4.64%) Amazon Cognito
15 40 (4.42%) Slack
16 37 (4.09%) Amazon SQS
17 32 (3.54%) AWS CodePipeline
17 32 (3.54%) IaaS
18 31 (3.43%) Cloud Functions
18 31 (3.43%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 77 (8.51%) HTTP
2 51 (5.64%) Firewall
3 35 (3.87%) VPN
4 34 (3.76%) TCP/IP
5 33 (3.65%) Broadband
6 12 (1.33%) DNS
7 9 (0.99%) IPv4
7 9 (0.99%) LAN
7 9 (0.99%) WAN
8 7 (0.77%) SAN
8 7 (0.77%) SD-WAN
8 7 (0.77%) VSAN
9 5 (0.55%) SSH
10 4 (0.44%) 5G
11 3 (0.33%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.22%) SSL
13 1 (0.11%) FTP
13 1 (0.11%) Internet
13 1 (0.11%) Intranet
13 1 (0.11%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 198 (21.88%) PostgreSQL
2 131 (14.48%) NoSQL
3 118 (13.04%) Redis
4 103 (11.38%) MySQL
5 63 (6.96%) Amazon Redshift
6 60 (6.63%) MongoDB
7 59 (6.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 56 (6.19%) Amazon Aurora
9 42 (4.64%) Amazon RDS
9 42 (4.64%) SQL Server
10 28 (3.09%) Presto
11 21 (2.32%) BigQuery
12 17 (1.88%) Apache Cassandra
13 11 (1.22%) Relational Database
14 10 (1.10%) Hazelcast
15 9 (0.99%) Hadoop
15 9 (0.99%) MarkLogic
16 8 (0.88%) Big Data
17 7 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
18 6 (0.66%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 291 (32.15%) Jenkins
2 242 (26.74%) Git (software)
3 107 (11.82%) Cypress.io
4 102 (11.27%) JIRA
5 96 (10.61%) Selenium
6 95 (10.50%) Artifactory
7 62 (6.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 53 (5.86%) Cucumber
9 51 (5.64%) webpack
10 49 (5.41%) CircleCI
11 47 (5.19%) SonarQube
12 46 (5.08%) Maven
12 46 (5.08%) Postman
13 42 (4.64%) WebDriver
14 40 (4.42%) JUnit
15 38 (4.20%) Appium
16 36 (3.98%) GoCD
17 35 (3.87%) JMeter
18 34 (3.76%) Gatling
19 33 (3.65%) NUnit
General
1 311 (34.36%) Finance
2 217 (23.98%) Social Skills
3 65 (7.18%) Analytical Skills
4 44 (4.86%) Retail
5 37 (4.09%) Banking
6 35 (3.87%) Games
7 28 (3.09%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 22 (2.43%) Publishing
9 21 (2.32%) Public Sector
10 18 (1.99%) Advertising
10 18 (1.99%) Automotive
11 16 (1.77%) Marketing
11 16 (1.77%) Telecoms
12 12 (1.33%) Law
13 10 (1.10%) Front Office
14 8 (0.88%) Documentation Skills
14 8 (0.88%) Presentation Skills
15 7 (0.77%) Financial Institution
16 4 (0.44%) Back Office
17 2 (0.22%) Public Speaking
Job Titles
1 231 (25.52%) Developer
2 216 (23.87%) DevOps Engineer
3 110 (12.15%) Software Engineer
4 92 (10.17%) Site Reliability Engineer
5 91 (10.06%) AWS Engineer
6 89 (9.83%) Site Engineer
7 82 (9.06%) Cloud Engineer
8 75 (8.29%) Senior Developer
9 59 (6.52%) AWS DevOps
10 58 (6.41%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 56 (6.19%) Python Engineer
12 54 (5.97%) Senior DevOps
12 54 (5.97%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 52 (5.75%) Platform Engineer
14 43 (4.75%) Java Engineer
15 41 (4.53%) Full Stack Developer
16 40 (4.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 38 (4.20%) .NET Developer
18 32 (3.54%) Quality Engineer
19 31 (3.43%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 235 (25.97%) React
2 175 (19.34%) REST
3 169 (18.67%) Node.js
4 168 (18.56%) Web Services
5 112 (12.38%) AngularJS
6 111 (12.27%) CSS
7 91 (10.06%) HTML
8 88 (9.72%) Spring
9 82 (9.06%) Kafka
10 73 (8.07%) RESTful
11 71 (7.85%) Redux
12 70 (7.73%) Django
13 68 (7.51%) Jest
14 62 (6.85%) RabbitMQ
15 59 (6.52%) .NET
16 56 (6.19%) GraphQL
17 53 (5.86%) Flask
17 53 (5.86%) Vue.js
18 47 (5.19%) React Native
19 42 (4.64%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 123 (13.59%) User Experience
2 110 (12.15%) Greenfield Project
3 84 (9.28%) Algorithms
4 59 (6.52%) Public Cloud
5 56 (6.19%) Virtual Team
6 54 (5.97%) Cloud Native
7 33 (3.65%) Social Media
8 26 (2.87%) Mobile App
9 21 (2.32%) Online Games
10 19 (2.10%) Data Structures
11 16 (1.77%) Data Centre
12 15 (1.66%) Blog
12 15 (1.66%) iPad
12 15 (1.66%) iPhone
13 14 (1.55%) Digital Media
13 14 (1.55%) Hybrid Cloud
13 14 (1.55%) Over-the-Top Content
14 13 (1.44%) Fixed Income
14 13 (1.44%) NHS
15 9 (0.99%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 181 (20.00%) Linux
2 89 (9.83%) Windows
3 83 (9.17%) Unix
4 58 (6.41%) Apple iOS
5 39 (4.31%) Android
6 14 (1.55%) Windows Server
7 11 (1.22%) CentOS
8 8 (0.88%) VMS
9 7 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.55%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.33%) Fedora
11 3 (0.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.22%) Amazon Linux
12 2 (0.22%) CoreOS
12 2 (0.22%) Debian
12 2 (0.22%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.22%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 410 (45.30%) DevOps
2 401 (44.31%) Agile Software Development
3 302 (33.37%) Microservices
4 285 (31.49%) Software Engineering
5 268 (29.61%) Infrastructure as Code
6 212 (23.43%) Test Automation
7 183 (20.22%) TDD
8 181 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
9 165 (18.23%) Problem-Solving
10 154 (17.02%) Site Reliability Engineering
11 149 (16.46%) Deployment Automation
12 134 (14.81%) Full Stack Development
13 129 (14.25%) BDD
14 128 (14.14%) Scrum
15 123 (13.59%) Observability
16 114 (12.60%) Configuration Management
17 100 (11.05%) Front End Development
17 100 (11.05%) Mentoring
18 98 (10.83%) Pair Programming
19 87 (9.61%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 546 (60.33%) Python
2 323 (35.69%) Java
3 277 (30.61%) JavaScript
4 160 (17.68%) Go
5 133 (14.70%) SQL
6 118 (13.04%) TypeScript
7 104 (11.49%) C#
8 90 (9.94%) Bash Shell
9 80 (8.84%) PowerShell
10 66 (7.29%) Ruby
11 46 (5.08%) C
12 34 (3.76%) Kotlin
12 34 (3.76%) Scala
13 33 (3.65%) Java 8
14 28 (3.09%) PHP
15 23 (2.54%) C++
16 19 (2.10%) Apple Swift
16 19 (2.10%) Objective-C
17 18 (1.99%) Perl
18 17 (1.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 87 (9.61%) Degree
2 47 (5.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 28 (3.09%) AWS Certification
4 25 (2.76%) Security Cleared
5 22 (2.43%) SC Cleared
6 15 (1.66%) PhD
7 11 (1.22%) Numerate Degree
8 7 (0.77%) Master's Degree
9 3 (0.33%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.22%) CISSP
10 2 (0.22%) CSSLP
10 2 (0.22%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.11%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.11%) CCNA
11 1 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.11%) RHCE
11 1 (0.11%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (10.06%) QA
2 25 (2.76%) Accessibility
3 12 (1.33%) WAI
4 4 (0.44%) WCAG
5 1 (0.11%) GDPR
5 1 (0.11%) SEPA
System Software
1 548 (60.55%) Docker
2 14 (1.55%) Virtual Machines
3 13 (1.44%) Varnish
4 10 (1.10%) Virtual Servers
4 10 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (0.99%) Ceph
6 7 (0.77%) KVM
6 7 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (0.66%) Active Directory
8 2 (0.22%) Firmware
8 2 (0.22%) HDFS
9 1 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.11%) NFS
9 1 (0.11%) Xen
9 1 (0.11%) zsh
Systems Management
1 532 (58.78%) Kubernetes
2 363 (40.11%) Terraform
3 168 (18.56%) Prometheus
4 153 (16.91%) Grafana
5 145 (16.02%) Ansible
6 99 (10.94%) Puppet
7 85 (9.39%) Opscode Chef
8 78 (8.62%) Istio
9 33 (3.65%) Graphite
10 32 (3.54%) Graylog
11 30 (3.31%) Opsgenie
12 15 (1.66%) Nagios
12 15 (1.66%) Packer
13 14 (1.55%) Mesos
13 14 (1.55%) ZABBIX
14 12 (1.33%) linkerd
15 10 (1.10%) Single Sign-On
16 9 (0.99%) SCCM
17 8 (0.88%) Argo
17 8 (0.88%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 205 (22.65%) Google
2 74 (8.18%) Microsoft
3 30 (3.31%) Oracle
4 29 (3.20%) Splunk
5 28 (3.09%) LexisNexis
6 23 (2.54%) IBM
7 20 (2.21%) Red Hat
8 17 (1.88%) Apple
8 17 (1.88%) VMware
9 14 (1.55%) BT
10 13 (1.44%) AppDynamics
11 12 (1.33%) SAP
12 11 (1.22%) Dynatrace
12 11 (1.22%) Solace
13 9 (0.99%) Alibaba
14 6 (0.66%) Coverity
14 6 (0.66%) Intel
15 5 (0.55%) Facebook
15 5 (0.55%) HubSpot
16 4 (0.44%) Mapbox