Period
to 17 October 2021

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

GitLab
England > Midlands
6 months to
17 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 225 181 306
Rank change year-on-year -44 +125 +46
Permanent jobs citing GitLab 99 29 30
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.94% 0.74% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.14% 3.79% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 59 11 18
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,305 £27,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £32,750 £39,063
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £47,500 £56,250
Median % change year-on-year +26.32% -15.56% +7.14%
75th Percentile £67,500 £54,375 £69,688
90th Percentile £74,500 £65,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £66,250
% change year-on-year - +5.66% +10.42%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,612 765 1,826
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 15.35% 19.50% 16.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1,055 588 1,481
10th Percentile £33,100 £30,000 £29,000
25th Percentile £38,750 £35,000 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -4.49%
75th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,075 £65,000
England median annual salary £58,000 £55,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year +5.45% +2.80% +7.00%

GitLab
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for GitLab in the Midlands

GitLab
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for GitLab in the Midlands

GitLab
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing GitLab in the Midlands over the 6 months to 17 October 2021.

Salary histogram for GitLab in the Midlands

GitLab
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GitLab within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 October 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
East Midlands -36 50 £65,000 +99.07% 7
West Midlands -80 49 £52,500 +8.25% 18
GitLab
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 Midlands region with a requirement for GitLab.

1 76 (76.77%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (75.76%) DevOps
3 68 (68.69%) AWS
4 58 (58.59%) Docker
5 54 (54.55%) Microservices
6 51 (51.52%) Terraform
7 42 (42.42%) Kubernetes
7 42 (42.42%) .NET
8 41 (41.41%) Software Engineering
9 40 (40.40%) C#
9 40 (40.40%) Azure
10 38 (38.38%) Social Skills
11 37 (37.37%) Java
11 37 (37.37%) TDD
12 35 (35.35%) Jenkins
13 32 (32.32%) Python
14 31 (31.31%) SQL
14 31 (31.31%) Linux
14 31 (31.31%) .NET Core
15 29 (29.29%) MySQL
15 29 (29.29%) NoSQL
15 29 (29.29%) Git (software)
15 29 (29.29%) RESTful
16 27 (27.27%) SaaS
16 27 (27.27%) JavaScript
16 27 (27.27%) Ansible
17 25 (25.25%) Node.js
17 25 (25.25%) GitHub
17 25 (25.25%) AngularJS
18 24 (24.24%) Amazon DynamoDB

GitLab
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 7 (7.07%) IIS
1 7 (7.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (6.06%) Apache
2 6 (6.06%) Confluence
3 4 (4.04%) OpenStack
3 4 (4.04%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.03%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.02%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.02%) nginx
6 1 (1.01%) Documentum
6 1 (1.01%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.01%) JBoss
6 1 (1.01%) Jupyter
6 1 (1.01%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 68 (68.69%) AWS
2 40 (40.40%) Azure
3 27 (27.27%) SaaS
4 25 (25.25%) GitHub
5 21 (21.21%) Serverless
6 17 (17.17%) GCP
7 15 (15.15%) AWS Lambda
7 15 (15.15%) IaaS
7 15 (15.15%) PaaS
8 14 (14.14%) AWS CloudFormation
9 13 (13.13%) OpenShift
10 12 (12.12%) Amazon EC2
10 12 (12.12%) Amazon SQS
10 12 (12.12%) Datadog
11 10 (10.10%) Azure Cosmos DB
12 8 (8.08%) Amazon EKS
12 8 (8.08%) AWS CodePipeline
13 7 (7.07%) AWS CodeCommit
13 7 (7.07%) Azure Pipelines
14 3 (3.03%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.08%) Firewall
2 7 (7.07%) IPv4
2 7 (7.07%) LAN
2 7 (7.07%) WAN
3 5 (5.05%) HTTPS
4 2 (2.02%) Kerberos
5 1 (1.01%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (29.29%) MySQL
1 29 (29.29%) NoSQL
2 24 (24.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 12 (12.12%) Amazon RDS
4 11 (11.11%) MongoDB
4 11 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (10.10%) SQL Server
6 6 (6.06%) Relational Database
7 4 (4.04%) RDBMS
8 3 (3.03%) Oracle Database
8 3 (3.03%) Redis
9 2 (2.02%) InfluxDB
10 1 (1.01%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.01%) DB2
10 1 (1.01%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 35 (35.35%) Jenkins
2 29 (29.29%) Git (software)
3 15 (15.15%) JIRA
4 14 (14.14%) Selenium
5 13 (13.13%) JUnit
6 12 (12.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 12 (12.12%) JMeter
6 12 (12.12%) Postman
7 7 (7.07%) Vagrant
8 6 (6.06%) Bitbucket
8 6 (6.06%) Octopus Deploy
9 5 (5.05%) Gradle
10 4 (4.04%) Maven
10 4 (4.04%) PHPUnit
10 4 (4.04%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (3.03%) Cucumber
11 3 (3.03%) ProC
11 3 (3.03%) TeamCity
12 2 (2.02%) RSpec
12 2 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 38 (38.38%) Social Skills
2 5 (5.05%) Police
3 4 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.03%) Banking
4 3 (3.03%) Finance
4 3 (3.03%) Influencing Skills
5 2 (2.02%) Organisational Skills
5 2 (2.02%) Presentation Skills
5 2 (2.02%) Public Sector
6 1 (1.01%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 1 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.01%) Public Speaking
6 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (35.35%) Software Engineer
2 19 (19.19%) Developer
3 17 (17.17%) DevOps Engineer
3 17 (17.17%) Java Engineer
4 15 (15.15%) Java Software Engineer
5 12 (12.12%) Platform Engineer
6 11 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
7 10 (10.10%) Junior
7 10 (10.10%) Junior Software Engineer
8 9 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
9 8 (8.08%) .NET Software Engineer
9 8 (8.08%) AWS DevOps
9 8 (8.08%) Azure Engineer
10 7 (7.07%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 7 (7.07%) Senior Developer
11 6 (6.06%) Software Developer
12 5 (5.05%) Android Software Engineer
12 5 (5.05%) PHP Developer
12 5 (5.05%) Senior Java Engineer
12 5 (5.05%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (42.42%) .NET
2 31 (31.31%) .NET Core
3 29 (29.29%) RESTful
4 25 (25.25%) AngularJS
4 25 (25.25%) Node.js
5 20 (20.20%) REST
6 16 (16.16%) React
6 16 (16.16%) Spring
6 16 (16.16%) Spring Boot
7 15 (15.15%) GraphQL
8 14 (14.14%) JSON
9 13 (13.13%) .NET Framework
10 12 (12.12%) ASP.NET Web API
10 12 (12.12%) JSON Schema
11 11 (11.11%) Swagger
12 9 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
13 8 (8.08%) ASP.NET
13 8 (8.08%) Django
14 7 (7.07%) Express
14 7 (7.07%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.18%) Public Cloud
2 15 (15.15%) Legacy Applications
3 11 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (7.07%) Data Centre
5 6 (6.06%) Cloud Native
6 5 (5.05%) Algorithms
6 5 (5.05%) Data Structures
7 4 (4.04%) Cyberthreat
8 3 (3.03%) Virtual Team
9 2 (2.02%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (2.02%) Life Science
9 2 (2.02%) Private Cloud
9 2 (2.02%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (1.01%) Blog
10 1 (1.01%) Digital Media
10 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
10 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
10 1 (1.01%) Replication
10 1 (1.01%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 31 (31.31%) Linux
2 18 (18.18%) Unix
3 17 (17.17%) Windows
4 7 (7.07%) Windows Server
5 5 (5.05%) Android
6 4 (4.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.03%) CentOS
8 1 (1.01%) Debian
8 1 (1.01%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.01%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (76.77%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (75.76%) DevOps
3 54 (54.55%) Microservices
4 41 (41.41%) Software Engineering
5 37 (37.37%) TDD
6 24 (24.24%) Infrastructure as Code
7 20 (20.20%) Problem-Solving
8 18 (18.18%) Configuration Management
8 18 (18.18%) MVC
9 16 (16.16%) OOP
10 15 (15.15%) API Design
10 15 (15.15%) API Development
10 15 (15.15%) Scrum
11 14 (14.14%) OO
12 12 (12.12%) Agile Coaching
12 12 (12.12%) Data Engineering
12 12 (12.12%) Load Balancing
13 9 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (9.09%) ITIL
14 8 (8.08%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 40 (40.40%) C#
2 37 (37.37%) Java
3 32 (32.32%) Python
4 31 (31.31%) SQL
5 27 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 19 (19.19%) Bash Shell
7 18 (18.18%) Java 8
8 17 (17.17%) Perl
8 17 (17.17%) PowerShell
9 16 (16.16%) PHP
10 12 (12.12%) Ruby
11 11 (11.11%) C
12 10 (10.10%) C++
13 7 (7.07%) VB
13 7 (7.07%) VB.NET
14 4 (4.04%) Shell Script
15 3 (3.03%) PL/SQL
16 2 (2.02%) ES6
17 1 (1.01%) Kotlin
17 1 (1.01%) Rust
Qualifications
1 19 (19.19%) Security Cleared
2 14 (14.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.01%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.01%) Degree
3 1 (1.01%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.14%) QA
2 2 (2.02%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.02%) PSD2
3 1 (1.01%) SLA
System Software
1 58 (58.59%) Docker
2 6 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.01%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 51 (51.52%) Terraform
2 42 (42.42%) Kubernetes
3 27 (27.27%) Ansible
4 18 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (15.15%) Puppet
6 8 (8.08%) Prometheus
7 7 (7.07%) SCCM
8 6 (6.06%) CFEngine
9 5 (5.05%) Grafana
10 2 (2.02%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (1.01%) Consul
11 1 (1.01%) Graphite
11 1 (1.01%) HAProxy
11 1 (1.01%) Packer
11 1 (1.01%) Proxmox
11 1 (1.01%) Single Sign-On
11 1 (1.01%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 11 (11.11%) Oracle
2 9 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.08%) IBM
4 7 (7.07%) Alibaba
4 7 (7.07%) Google
4 7 (7.07%) VMware
5 4 (4.04%) LexisNexis
5 4 (4.04%) Sybase
6 3 (3.03%) Okta
7 2 (2.02%) CyberSource
7 2 (2.02%) PayPal
7 2 (2.02%) SaltStack
8 1 (1.01%) AppDynamics
8 1 (1.01%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.01%) MuleSoft
8 1 (1.01%) Percona
8 1 (1.01%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.01%) Splunk
8 1 (1.01%) Veracode
8 1 (1.01%) YouTube