Period
to 11 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
11 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 122 176 204
Rank change year-on-year +54 +28 +73
Permanent jobs citing GitLab 73 47 58
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.97% 0.96% 0.93%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.79% 4.59% 4.15%
Number of salaries quoted 70 37 26
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £34,625
25th Percentile £38,125 £41,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £51,750 £47,500 £55,250
Median % change year-on-year +8.95% -14.03% -15.00%
75th Percentile £62,500 £61,145 £75,000
90th Percentile £69,125 £71,214 "
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - -16.67% +48.15%

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 Manchester with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 746 1,024 1,398
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 20.14% 20.94% 22.43%
Number of salaries quoted 667 810 1,100
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £40,000 £36,969
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £64,000 £60,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £70,000
North West median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% +4.65%

GitLab
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for GitLab in Manchester

GitLab
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for GitLab in Manchester

GitLab
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing GitLab in Manchester over the 6 months to 11 April 2021.

Salary histogram for GitLab in Manchester

GitLab
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GitLab within the Manchester 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
Oldham - 4 £50,000 -
Stockport +26 2 £90,000 +111.76%
GitLab
North West

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 Manchester region with a requirement for GitLab.

1 52 (71.23%) AWS
2 45 (61.64%) Linux
3 41 (56.16%) Terraform
4 38 (52.05%) Kubernetes
4 38 (52.05%) Azure
5 36 (49.32%) DevOps
6 34 (46.58%) Docker
6 34 (46.58%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (32.88%) Python
8 23 (31.51%) Security Cleared
8 23 (31.51%) Bash Shell
9 22 (30.14%) SC Cleared
10 20 (27.40%) Git (software)
10 20 (27.40%) GCP
10 20 (27.40%) Infrastructure as Code
11 18 (24.66%) Ansible
11 18 (24.66%) Jenkins
12 17 (23.29%) Software Engineering
13 16 (21.92%) Unix
14 15 (20.55%) OO
14 15 (20.55%) JavaScript
14 15 (20.55%) SQL
14 15 (20.55%) Puppet
14 15 (20.55%) Hybrid Cloud
15 14 (19.18%) NoSQL
16 13 (17.81%) Configuration Management
16 13 (17.81%) GitHub
16 13 (17.81%) Go
17 12 (16.44%) Mentoring
17 12 (16.44%) Decision-Making

GitLab
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 5 (6.85%) nginx
2 3 (4.11%) Apache
2 3 (4.11%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (4.11%) CloudStack
2 3 (4.11%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (4.11%) IIS
2 3 (4.11%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 52 (71.23%) AWS
2 38 (52.05%) Azure
3 20 (27.40%) GCP
4 13 (17.81%) GitHub
5 8 (10.96%) SaaS
6 7 (9.59%) IaaS
6 7 (9.59%) PaaS
7 5 (6.85%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (5.48%) Serverless
9 3 (4.11%) Amazon ECS
9 3 (4.11%) Amazon EKS
9 3 (4.11%) AWS CodeCommit
9 3 (4.11%) AWS CodePipeline
9 3 (4.11%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (4.11%) Datadog
9 3 (4.11%) Microsoft 365
9 3 (4.11%) npm
9 3 (4.11%) OpenShift
9 3 (4.11%) Pulumi
9 3 (4.11%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.33%) TCP/IP
2 6 (8.22%) DHCP
2 6 (8.22%) DNS
2 6 (8.22%) FTP
2 6 (8.22%) HTTP
2 6 (8.22%) IPsec
3 3 (4.11%) Firewall
3 3 (4.11%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.18%) NoSQL
2 10 (13.70%) MongoDB
3 8 (10.96%) Oracle Database
4 7 (9.59%) Cosmos DB
5 5 (6.85%) SQL Server
6 4 (5.48%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (4.11%) Hadoop
7 3 (4.11%) MariaDB
7 3 (4.11%) MySQL
7 3 (4.11%) Redis
8 1 (1.37%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.37%) OLTP
8 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (27.40%) Git (software)
2 18 (24.66%) Jenkins
3 9 (12.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (8.22%) SonarQube
5 5 (6.85%) TeamCity
6 4 (5.48%) Bitbucket
7 3 (4.11%) Gradle
7 3 (4.11%) Maven
8 2 (2.74%) CircleCI
8 2 (2.74%) Protractor
8 2 (2.74%) Selenium
8 2 (2.74%) SpecFlow
9 1 (1.37%) Android Studio
9 1 (1.37%) Artifactory
9 1 (1.37%) PHPUnit
9 1 (1.37%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (5.48%) Finance
1 4 (5.48%) Public Sector
2 3 (4.11%) Retail
3 2 (2.74%) Electronics
3 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.74%) Marketing
3 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (46.58%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (19.18%) Software Engineer
3 13 (17.81%) Developer
4 12 (16.44%) Senior DevOps
4 12 (16.44%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 11 (15.07%) AWS Engineer
5 11 (15.07%) Platform Engineer
6 9 (12.33%) AWS DevOps
6 9 (12.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 8 (10.96%) Backend Developer
7 8 (10.96%) PHP Developer
8 6 (8.22%) E-Commerce Developer
8 6 (8.22%) Site Engineer
8 6 (8.22%) Site Reliability Engineer
9 5 (6.85%) Junior
9 5 (6.85%) PHP Software Engineer
10 4 (5.48%) DBA
10 4 (5.48%) Junior DBA
10 4 (5.48%) Junior SQL DBA
10 4 (5.48%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.07%) .NET
2 10 (13.70%) JSON
2 10 (13.70%) XML
3 8 (10.96%) jQuery
3 8 (10.96%) RabbitMQ
3 8 (10.96%) XSD
4 7 (9.59%) .NET Core
5 6 (8.22%) Elastic Stack
5 6 (8.22%) Node.js
5 6 (8.22%) Web Services
6 5 (6.85%) React
6 5 (6.85%) Spring Boot
7 4 (5.48%) AngularJS
7 4 (5.48%) Spring
8 3 (4.11%) LEMP Stack
9 2 (2.74%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.74%) CSS
9 2 (2.74%) Dropwizard
9 2 (2.74%) Next.js
9 2 (2.74%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.55%) Hybrid Cloud
2 7 (9.59%) Public Cloud
3 4 (5.48%) Private Cloud
3 4 (5.48%) Replication
4 3 (4.11%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.74%) Cloud Native
5 2 (2.74%) iPad
6 1 (1.37%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 45 (61.64%) Linux
2 16 (21.92%) Unix
3 6 (8.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (8.22%) Windows
4 4 (5.48%) CentOS
5 3 (4.11%) Mac OS X
6 2 (2.74%) Fedora
6 2 (2.74%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.37%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (49.32%) DevOps
2 34 (46.58%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (27.40%) Infrastructure as Code
4 17 (23.29%) Software Engineering
5 15 (20.55%) OO
6 13 (17.81%) Configuration Management
7 12 (16.44%) Decision-Making
7 12 (16.44%) Mentoring
8 11 (15.07%) Product Roadmap
9 10 (13.70%) Coaching
9 10 (13.70%) Continuous Delivery
9 10 (13.70%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (13.70%) E-Commerce
9 10 (13.70%) Fintech
10 9 (12.33%) Load Balancing
11 8 (10.96%) Microservices
12 7 (9.59%) Deployment Automation
12 7 (9.59%) Technical Leadership
13 6 (8.22%) Site Reliability Engineering
13 6 (8.22%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 24 (32.88%) Python
2 23 (31.51%) Bash Shell
3 15 (20.55%) JavaScript
3 15 (20.55%) SQL
4 13 (17.81%) Go
5 10 (13.70%) C#
6 9 (12.33%) PHP
7 7 (9.59%) Perl
8 6 (8.22%) PowerShell
9 5 (6.85%) Java
9 5 (6.85%) T-SQL
10 3 (4.11%) Kotlin
11 2 (2.74%) Ruby
12 1 (1.37%) C++
12 1 (1.37%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 23 (31.51%) Security Cleared
2 22 (30.14%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.74%) AWS Certification
3 2 (2.74%) RHCE
3 2 (2.74%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.22%) QA
System Software
1 34 (46.58%) Docker
Systems Management
1 41 (56.16%) Terraform
2 38 (52.05%) Kubernetes
3 18 (24.66%) Ansible
4 15 (20.55%) Puppet
5 12 (16.44%) Istio
5 12 (16.44%) Prometheus
6 10 (13.70%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (12.33%) Grafana
8 7 (9.59%) CFEngine
9 3 (4.11%) Jamf Pro
9 3 (4.11%) Packer
10 2 (2.74%) Consul
10 2 (2.74%) Docker Swarm
10 2 (2.74%) Graphite
Vendors
1 8 (10.96%) Google
1 8 (10.96%) Oracle
2 6 (8.22%) Red Hat
3 5 (6.85%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.11%) Apple
4 3 (4.11%) Atlassian
4 3 (4.11%) New Relic
4 3 (4.11%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.74%) SAP