Period
to 28 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of 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 28 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitLab
England > North of England
6 months to
28 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 197 257 353
Rank change year-on-year +60 +96 +81
Permanent jobs citing GitLab 208 55 129
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 1.46% 0.57% 0.66%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.98% 2.73% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 185 42 58
10th Percentile £36,250 £38,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £39,181 £42,794 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £54,000 £48,750 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.77% -7.14% +12.90%
75th Percentile £73,750 £61,020 £75,000
90th Percentile £78,700 £68,625 "
England median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year -7.14% +3.70% +3.85%

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 North of England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2,606 2,016 3,827
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 18.29% 20.81% 19.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2,137 1,677 2,948
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £38,750 £40,000 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £65,000
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 the North of England

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

Job vacancy trend for GitLab in the North of England

GitLab
Salary Trend in the North of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing GitLab in the North of England.

Salary trend for GitLab in the North of England

GitLab
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing GitLab in the North of England over the 6 months to 28 July 2021.

Salary histogram for GitLab in the North of England

GitLab
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GitLab within the North of England region over the 6 months to 28 July 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
Yorkshire +26 93 £60,000 +9.09% 7
North West +6 91 £54,000 +20.00% 34
North East +1 24 £54,000 +20.00% 6
GitLab
England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 North of England region with a requirement for GitLab.

1 183 (87.98%) AWS
2 143 (68.75%) Terraform
3 137 (65.87%) Kubernetes
3 137 (65.87%) Azure
4 134 (64.42%) DevOps
5 124 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
6 120 (57.69%) Linux
7 97 (46.63%) Git (software)
8 93 (44.71%) SC Cleared
8 93 (44.71%) Security Cleared
9 74 (35.58%) Hybrid Cloud
9 74 (35.58%) Istio
10 72 (34.62%) Decision-Making
11 61 (29.33%) Jenkins
11 61 (29.33%) Java
12 53 (25.48%) Infrastructure as Code
13 51 (24.52%) Docker
14 50 (24.04%) Python
15 47 (22.60%) TDD
16 46 (22.12%) Scrum
17 44 (21.15%) Mentoring
18 42 (20.19%) Target Operating Model
19 41 (19.71%) Test Automation
20 40 (19.23%) Ansible
21 39 (18.75%) GCP
22 37 (17.79%) Coaching
22 37 (17.79%) Kanban
23 34 (16.35%) BDD
23 34 (16.35%) Web Services
24 33 (15.87%) JavaScript

GitLab
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of 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 26 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
2 8 (3.85%) nginx
3 7 (3.37%) Confluence
4 4 (1.92%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.96%) Camunda
5 2 (0.96%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (0.96%) CloudStack
5 2 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.96%) IIS
5 2 (0.96%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.96%) Magento
2 1 (0.48%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 183 (87.98%) AWS
2 137 (65.87%) Azure
3 39 (18.75%) GCP
4 26 (12.50%) GitHub
5 24 (11.54%) AWS CloudFormation
6 13 (6.25%) IaaS
6 13 (6.25%) PaaS
6 13 (6.25%) SaaS
6 13 (6.25%) Serverless
7 11 (5.29%) AWS CodePipeline
8 10 (4.81%) Amazon EKS
9 9 (4.33%) Amazon ECS
10 8 (3.85%) Amazon S3
10 8 (3.85%) npm
10 8 (3.85%) OpenShift
11 7 (3.37%) AWS CodeCommit
12 5 (2.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 5 (2.40%) Slack
13 4 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
13 4 (1.92%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 11 (5.29%) DNS
3 8 (3.85%) HTTP
4 6 (2.88%) SSL
5 3 (1.44%) Internet
5 3 (1.44%) SMTP
5 3 (1.44%) VPN
6 2 (0.96%) DHCP
6 2 (0.96%) Firewall
6 2 (0.96%) FTP
6 2 (0.96%) IPsec
6 2 (0.96%) VLAN
7 1 (0.48%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.33%) MongoDB
1 9 (4.33%) NoSQL
2 5 (2.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 5 (2.40%) MySQL
2 5 (2.40%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (1.44%) Big Data
3 3 (1.44%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.96%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (0.96%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.96%) MariaDB
4 2 (0.96%) Redis
4 2 (0.96%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.96%) Tableau
4 2 (0.96%) Tableau Server
5 1 (0.48%) Amazon Aurora
5 1 (0.48%) OLTP
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 97 (46.63%) Git (software)
2 61 (29.33%) Jenkins
3 22 (10.58%) JIRA
4 20 (9.62%) CircleCI
5 16 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 11 (5.29%) Sonatype Nexus
7 10 (4.81%) Maven
8 6 (2.88%) TeamCity
9 4 (1.92%) Bitbucket
9 4 (1.92%) Gradle
9 4 (1.92%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (1.44%) CF BOSH
11 2 (0.96%) Bower
11 2 (0.96%) Grunt
11 2 (0.96%) SonarQube
11 2 (0.96%) Vagrant
12 1 (0.48%) Android Studio
12 1 (0.48%) git-flow
12 1 (0.48%) PHPUnit
12 1 (0.48%) Selenium
General
1 33 (15.87%) Public Sector
2 10 (4.81%) Social Skills
3 6 (2.88%) Retail
4 2 (0.96%) Games
4 2 (0.96%) Marketing
4 2 (0.96%) Presentation Skills
5 1 (0.48%) Documentation Skills
5 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 111 (53.37%) DevOps Engineer
2 43 (20.67%) Developer
3 37 (17.79%) Senior DevOps
3 37 (17.79%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 27 (12.98%) Software Developer
5 26 (12.50%) Access Developer
5 26 (12.50%) IAM Developer
5 26 (12.50%) Identity Management Developer
6 25 (12.02%) Platform Engineer
7 19 (9.13%) AWS Engineer
8 17 (8.17%) Software Engineer
9 14 (6.73%) AWS DevOps
9 14 (6.73%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 10 (4.81%) Azure Engineer
10 10 (4.81%) Cloud Engineer
11 7 (3.37%) Azure DevOps Engineer
11 7 (3.37%) Senior Cloud Engineer
12 5 (2.40%) Java Developer
13 4 (1.92%) Full Stack Developer
14 3 (1.44%) E-Commerce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (16.35%) Web Services
2 29 (13.94%) LDAP
3 27 (12.98%) XML
4 26 (12.50%) OAuth
4 26 (12.50%) OpenID
4 26 (12.50%) SailPoint
4 26 (12.50%) SAML
5 20 (9.62%) React
6 17 (8.17%) Node.js
7 11 (5.29%) .NET
7 11 (5.29%) HTML
8 10 (4.81%) RESTful
8 10 (4.81%) Spring Boot
9 9 (4.33%) AngularJS
9 9 (4.33%) REST
9 9 (4.33%) Spring
10 8 (3.85%) CSS
11 7 (3.37%) Next.js
12 5 (2.40%) .NET Core
12 5 (2.40%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 74 (35.58%) Hybrid Cloud
2 33 (15.87%) NHS
3 30 (14.42%) Public Cloud
4 11 (5.29%) Cloud Native
5 8 (3.85%) Private Cloud
6 6 (2.88%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (2.40%) iPad
8 3 (1.44%) PKI
9 2 (0.96%) Cyberthreat
9 2 (0.96%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.96%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.96%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (0.96%) User Experience
9 2 (0.96%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.48%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.48%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.48%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 120 (57.69%) Linux
2 21 (10.10%) Unix
3 19 (9.13%) Windows
4 4 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.44%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.96%) CentOS
7 1 (0.48%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (64.42%) DevOps
2 124 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (34.62%) Decision-Making
4 53 (25.48%) Infrastructure as Code
5 47 (22.60%) TDD
6 46 (22.12%) Scrum
7 44 (21.15%) Mentoring
8 42 (20.19%) Target Operating Model
9 41 (19.71%) Test Automation
10 37 (17.79%) Coaching
10 37 (17.79%) Kanban
11 34 (16.35%) BDD
12 33 (15.87%) Workflow
13 32 (15.38%) Re-Platforming
13 32 (15.38%) Software Engineering
14 31 (14.90%) Technical Leadership
15 30 (14.42%) Biometrics
15 30 (14.42%) Configuration Management
16 26 (12.50%) Identity Management
16 26 (12.50%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 61 (29.33%) Java
2 50 (24.04%) Python
3 33 (15.87%) JavaScript
4 29 (13.94%) Bash Shell
5 27 (12.98%) Go
6 21 (10.10%) C#
7 19 (9.13%) PowerShell
8 13 (6.25%) C
9 11 (5.29%) Perl
10 10 (4.81%) SQL
11 9 (4.33%) Kotlin
11 9 (4.33%) Ruby
12 8 (3.85%) Shell Script
13 5 (2.40%) Java 11
13 5 (2.40%) PHP
14 4 (1.92%) C++
15 3 (1.44%) R
15 3 (1.44%) TypeScript
16 2 (0.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 93 (44.71%) SC Cleared
1 93 (44.71%) Security Cleared
2 4 (1.92%) AWS Certification
2 4 (1.92%) Degree
3 2 (0.96%) RHCE
3 2 (0.96%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (12.50%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.96%) QA
3 1 (0.48%) Accessibility
System Software
1 51 (24.52%) Docker
2 31 (14.90%) Active Directory
3 26 (12.50%) NDS
3 26 (12.50%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 2 (0.96%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.48%) Ceph
5 1 (0.48%) KVM
5 1 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 143 (68.75%) Terraform
2 137 (65.87%) Kubernetes
3 74 (35.58%) Istio
4 40 (19.23%) Ansible
5 31 (14.90%) Puppet
6 27 (12.98%) Opscode Chef
7 26 (12.50%) NetIQ Identity Manager
8 11 (5.29%) CFEngine
9 9 (4.33%) Prometheus
10 5 (2.40%) Grafana
10 5 (2.40%) Packer
10 5 (2.40%) Rancher
11 3 (1.44%) Jamf Pro
12 2 (0.96%) Active Directory Federation Services
12 2 (0.96%) Consul
12 2 (0.96%) Docker Swarm
12 2 (0.96%) Graphite
12 2 (0.96%) Nagios
12 2 (0.96%) Single Sign-On
13 1 (0.48%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 29 (13.94%) Oracle
2 26 (12.50%) ForgeRock
2 26 (12.50%) NetIQ
3 9 (4.33%) Google
4 8 (3.85%) Microsoft
5 5 (2.40%) Atlassian
6 4 (1.92%) SaltStack
6 4 (1.92%) Splunk
7 3 (1.44%) Apple
7 3 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.96%) DocuSign
8 2 (0.96%) Dynatrace
8 2 (0.96%) HubSpot
8 2 (0.96%) IBM
8 2 (0.96%) MuleSoft
8 2 (0.96%) Okta
8 2 (0.96%) OpenText
8 2 (0.96%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.48%) New Relic
9 1 (0.48%) Veracode