Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitLab
England > London
6 months to
18 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 174 416 605
Rank change year-on-year +242 +189 +111
Permanent jobs citing GitLab 458 313 189
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.92% 0.61% 0.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.17% 3.20% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 445 284 166
Median annual salary £75,000 £80,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £53,000 £52,500 £43,750
90th Percentile £118,750 £114,625 £98,125
England median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% +9.09%

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 4,996 9,775 12,211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 20.95% 19.20% 19.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4,206 7,691 9,713
Median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £45,000 £41,750 £38,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +146 79 £70,000 -9.68% 19
South London +49 35 £75,000 +25.00% 9
East London - 9 £72,500 - 6
West London +75 7 £60,000 +50.00% 4
GitLab
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 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.

1 324 (70.74%) Docker
2 296 (64.63%) Python
3 286 (62.45%) AWS
4 268 (58.52%) Agile Software Development
5 254 (55.46%) Kubernetes
6 238 (51.97%) DevOps
7 190 (41.48%) Software Engineering
8 183 (39.96%) Microservices
9 174 (37.99%) Terraform
10 164 (35.81%) Jenkins
11 161 (35.15%) Linux
12 160 (34.93%) Java
13 159 (34.72%) JavaScript
14 138 (30.13%) TDD
15 129 (28.17%) Finance
16 127 (27.73%) Scrum
17 124 (27.07%) .NET
17 124 (27.07%) Azure
18 122 (26.64%) Ansible
19 120 (26.20%) Go
20 115 (25.11%) Kafka
21 110 (24.02%) .NET Core
22 103 (22.49%) Serverless
23 94 (20.52%) .NET Framework
24 88 (19.21%) Infrastructure as Code
25 86 (18.78%) Google
25 86 (18.78%) AWS Lambda
26 84 (18.34%) GitHub
26 84 (18.34%) Banking
27 82 (17.90%) GCP

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 56 (12.23%) Apache
2 18 (3.93%) Cloud Foundry
3 14 (3.06%) Confluence
4 8 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (0.87%) Apache Spark
5 4 (0.87%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.66%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.44%) CMS
7 2 (0.44%) Drupal
7 2 (0.44%) Joomla!
7 2 (0.44%) WordPress
8 1 (0.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.22%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.22%) Apache TomEE
8 1 (0.22%) JBoss
8 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (1.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.44%) GIMP
2 2 (0.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.44%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 286 (62.45%) AWS
2 124 (27.07%) Azure
3 103 (22.49%) Serverless
4 86 (18.78%) AWS Lambda
5 84 (18.34%) GitHub
6 82 (17.90%) GCP
7 72 (15.72%) Amazon ECS
8 54 (11.79%) Apigee
9 33 (7.21%) AWS CloudFormation
10 30 (6.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 25 (5.46%) Datadog
12 21 (4.59%) SaaS
13 20 (4.37%) PaaS
14 19 (4.15%) IaaS
15 16 (3.49%) Amazon EKS
16 14 (3.06%) Cloud Computing
17 10 (2.18%) Amazon S3
18 9 (1.97%) Amazon EC2
18 9 (1.97%) Amazon SQS
19 8 (1.75%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.84%) Firewall
2 12 (2.62%) TCP/IP
3 10 (2.18%) HTTP
3 10 (2.18%) HTTPS
3 10 (2.18%) SSH
4 7 (1.53%) VPN
5 3 (0.66%) Cisco IPT
5 3 (0.66%) Network Security
5 3 (0.66%) SAN
5 3 (0.66%) WebEx
6 2 (0.44%) DNS
6 2 (0.44%) LAN
6 2 (0.44%) WAN
7 1 (0.22%) BGP
7 1 (0.22%) DHCP
7 1 (0.22%) DSL
7 1 (0.22%) FTP
7 1 (0.22%) Internet
7 1 (0.22%) IPsec
7 1 (0.22%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (17.03%) PostgreSQL
2 69 (15.07%) MySQL
3 63 (13.76%) SQL Server
4 54 (11.79%) Amazon Redshift
5 24 (5.24%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (3.71%) Big Data
6 17 (3.71%) NoSQL
7 13 (2.84%) Redis
8 8 (1.75%) InfluxDB
9 7 (1.53%) Amazon RDS
10 6 (1.31%) Looker
10 6 (1.31%) Power BI
10 6 (1.31%) Sisense
10 6 (1.31%) Tableau
11 3 (0.66%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.66%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.66%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (0.44%) Blockchain
13 1 (0.22%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 164 (35.81%) Jenkins
2 71 (15.50%) Git (software)
3 60 (13.10%) Artifactory
4 44 (9.61%) JIRA
5 31 (6.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 23 (5.02%) Bitbucket
7 19 (4.15%) Cypress.io
8 18 (3.93%) eggPlant
8 18 (3.93%) Locust
9 17 (3.71%) Selenium
10 16 (3.49%) TestCafe
11 15 (3.28%) Cucumber
12 13 (2.84%) Gerrit
13 12 (2.62%) Protractor
14 11 (2.40%) Team Foundation Server
14 11 (2.40%) Visual Studio Team System
15 10 (2.18%) Sonatype Nexus
16 6 (1.31%) REST Assured
16 6 (1.31%) SoapUI
17 5 (1.09%) CircleCI
General
1 129 (28.17%) Finance
2 84 (18.34%) Banking
3 32 (6.99%) Back Office
4 24 (5.24%) Public Sector
5 16 (3.49%) Advertising
6 12 (2.62%) Brand Awareness
7 10 (2.18%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.97%) Law
9 8 (1.75%) Financial Institution
9 8 (1.75%) Marketing
10 7 (1.53%) Electronics
10 7 (1.53%) Games
10 7 (1.53%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.66%) Front Office
11 3 (0.66%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.22%) Billing
12 1 (0.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 140 (30.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 130 (28.38%) Software Engineer
3 101 (22.05%) AWS Engineer
4 82 (17.90%) Developer
5 67 (14.63%) AWS DevOps
6 64 (13.97%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 51 (11.14%) Senior DevOps
7 51 (11.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 42 (9.17%) Java Engineer
9 41 (8.95%) .NET Software Engineer
10 40 (8.73%) Senior Software Engineer
11 30 (6.55%) Architect
11 30 (6.55%) Java Developer
12 28 (6.11%) AWS Developer
12 28 (6.11%) AWS Software Engineer
12 28 (6.11%) Java Software Developer
12 28 (6.11%) Platform Engineer
13 27 (5.90%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 27 (5.90%) Java Software Engineer
13 27 (5.90%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (27.07%) .NET
2 115 (25.11%) Kafka
3 110 (24.02%) .NET Core
4 94 (20.52%) .NET Framework
5 70 (15.28%) Node.js
6 68 (14.85%) React
7 64 (13.97%) Web Services
8 54 (11.79%) gRPC
8 54 (11.79%) OAuth
8 54 (11.79%) Swagger
9 43 (9.39%) Svelte
10 29 (6.33%) Elastic Stack
11 25 (5.46%) HTML
11 25 (5.46%) RESTful
12 21 (4.59%) CSS
13 16 (3.49%) Django
13 16 (3.49%) WebdriverIO
14 14 (3.06%) GraphQL
15 13 (2.84%) Celery
15 13 (2.84%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 59 (12.88%) Hedge funds
2 46 (10.04%) Greenfield Project
3 26 (5.68%) Cloud Native
4 25 (5.46%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (5.02%) Public Cloud
6 17 (3.71%) Data Structures
7 13 (2.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 10 (2.18%) Algorithms
9 9 (1.97%) Data Centre
10 8 (1.75%) Self-Motivation
11 6 (1.31%) Derivative
11 6 (1.31%) User Experience
12 5 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (0.87%) Blog
13 4 (0.87%) Device Driver
14 3 (0.66%) Linux Command Line
14 3 (0.66%) Private Cloud
14 3 (0.66%) Video Conferencing
15 2 (0.44%) Hybrid Cloud
15 2 (0.44%) Industry 4.0
Operating Systems
1 161 (35.15%) Linux
2 47 (10.26%) Windows
3 43 (9.39%) Unix
4 18 (3.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (3.06%) CentOS
6 11 (2.40%) CoreOS
6 11 (2.40%) zOS
7 6 (1.31%) Android
8 5 (1.09%) Debian
8 5 (1.09%) VMS
9 4 (0.87%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.66%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.66%) Windows Server
11 2 (0.44%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.44%) SUSE
12 1 (0.22%) Fedora
12 1 (0.22%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 268 (58.52%) Agile Software Development
2 238 (51.97%) DevOps
3 190 (41.48%) Software Engineering
4 183 (39.96%) Microservices
5 138 (30.13%) TDD
6 127 (27.73%) Scrum
7 88 (19.21%) Infrastructure as Code
8 76 (16.59%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
8 76 (16.59%) SOLID
9 75 (16.38%) Continuous Integration
10 73 (15.94%) Test Automation
11 63 (13.76%) Asset Management
12 59 (12.88%) Configuration Management
13 53 (11.57%) Investment Management
14 49 (10.70%) Fintech
15 47 (10.26%) Open Source
16 44 (9.61%) Site Reliability Engineering
17 42 (9.17%) SDLC
18 36 (7.86%) Mentoring
19 34 (7.42%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 296 (64.63%) Python
2 160 (34.93%) Java
3 159 (34.72%) JavaScript
4 120 (26.20%) Go
5 72 (15.72%) SQL
6 41 (8.95%) Bash Shell
6 41 (8.95%) C#
7 30 (6.55%) PowerShell
8 28 (6.11%) PHP
9 26 (5.68%) Ruby
10 20 (4.37%) TypeScript
11 18 (3.93%) C++
12 14 (3.06%) Perl
13 8 (1.75%) C
14 5 (1.09%) Groovy
15 4 (0.87%) Kotlin
16 3 (0.66%) ES6
16 3 (0.66%) F#
16 3 (0.66%) VB
17 2 (0.44%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 46 (10.04%) Security Cleared
2 41 (8.95%) SC Cleared
3 30 (6.55%) Degree
4 24 (5.24%) Sun Certification
5 16 (3.49%) AWS Certification
6 10 (2.18%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.44%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.22%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (0.22%) CCIE
8 1 (0.22%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 1 (0.22%) CCSP
8 1 (0.22%) CISA
8 1 (0.22%) CISM
8 1 (0.22%) CRISC
8 1 (0.22%) RHCA
8 1 (0.22%) RHCE
8 1 (0.22%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.77%) QA
2 6 (1.31%) PSD2
3 2 (0.44%) GDPR
3 2 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.22%) WCAG
System Software
1 324 (70.74%) Docker
2 9 (1.97%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.31%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (1.09%) Firmware
6 1 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 254 (55.46%) Kubernetes
2 174 (37.99%) Terraform
3 122 (26.64%) Ansible
4 59 (12.88%) Puppet
5 46 (10.04%) Grafana
6 43 (9.39%) Opscode Chef
7 34 (7.42%) Prometheus
8 19 (4.15%) ZABBIX
9 11 (2.40%) Graphite
10 7 (1.53%) Docker Swarm
10 7 (1.53%) Nagios
10 7 (1.53%) Packer
11 6 (1.31%) Istio
12 5 (1.09%) Graylog
12 5 (1.09%) Rancher
13 4 (0.87%) CFEngine
13 4 (0.87%) Kibana
14 3 (0.66%) Consul
14 3 (0.66%) SCCM
15 1 (0.22%) CASB
Vendors
1 86 (18.78%) Google
2 33 (7.21%) Oracle
3 26 (5.68%) Microsoft
4 17 (3.71%) VMware
5 10 (2.18%) Splunk
6 7 (1.53%) Red Hat
6 7 (1.53%) SAP
7 6 (1.31%) Databricks
7 6 (1.31%) Dynatrace
8 4 (0.87%) Cisco
8 4 (0.87%) IBM
9 3 (0.66%) AppDynamics
9 3 (0.66%) Apple
9 3 (0.66%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.66%) Citrix
9 3 (0.66%) LogRhythm
9 3 (0.66%) MobileIron
9 3 (0.66%) Sybase
10 2 (0.44%) New Relic
10 2 (0.44%) SaltStack