Period
to 2 December 2020

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 2 December 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitLab
England > North of England
6 months to
2 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 218 250 382
Rank change year-on-year +32 +132 +76
Permanent jobs citing GitLab 66 184 95
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 0.78% 1.06% 0.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.77% 5.15% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 53 147 68
Median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £48,741
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.85% +10.79% -2.52%
10th Percentile £40,000 £29,677 £37,179
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% +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 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 1,750 3,570 4,549
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 20.71% 20.49% 21.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1,565 2,897 3,724
Median annual salary £48,314 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.36% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £33,098 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £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 2 December 2020.

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 2 December 2020. 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
North West +17 47 £50,000 - 26
Yorkshire +69 15 £60,000 +9.09% 10
North East +18 4 £45,000 -21.74% 4
GitLab
England

For the 6 months to 2 December 2020, 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 39 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
1 39 (59.09%) AWS
1 39 (59.09%) DevOps
2 38 (57.58%) Linux
3 37 (56.06%) Terraform
4 34 (51.52%) Git (software)
5 33 (50.00%) Docker
6 31 (46.97%) Puppet
6 31 (46.97%) Jenkins
6 31 (46.97%) Python
7 28 (42.42%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (40.91%) Microservices
9 25 (37.88%) Continuous Delivery
10 24 (36.36%) Go
11 23 (34.85%) SQL
12 22 (33.33%) Software Engineering
13 21 (31.82%) JavaScript
14 20 (30.30%) Configuration Management
14 20 (30.30%) GitHub
15 19 (28.79%) Infrastructure as Code
15 19 (28.79%) Open Source
16 18 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 18 (27.27%) Ruby
16 18 (27.27%) Bash Shell
17 17 (25.76%) Kubernetes
17 17 (25.76%) Grafana
18 16 (24.24%) Infrastructure Automation
18 16 (24.24%) Prometheus
18 16 (24.24%) NoSQL
18 16 (24.24%) Load Balancing

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 6 (9.09%) Apache
2 3 (4.55%) IIS
3 2 (3.03%) nginx
3 2 (3.03%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.52%) Confluence
4 1 (1.52%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (1.52%) JBoss
4 1 (1.52%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 39 (59.09%) AWS
2 20 (30.30%) GitHub
3 16 (24.24%) Azure
4 14 (21.21%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (16.67%) GCP
6 8 (12.12%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (6.06%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (6.06%) SaaS
8 2 (3.03%) Amazon S3
8 2 (3.03%) IaaS
8 2 (3.03%) PaaS
9 1 (1.52%) Amazon EKS
9 1 (1.52%) Apigee
9 1 (1.52%) AWS CodePipeline
9 1 (1.52%) Datadog
9 1 (1.52%) npm
9 1 (1.52%) OpenShift
9 1 (1.52%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) DNS
1 2 (3.03%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.52%) FTP
2 1 (1.52%) HTTP
2 1 (1.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (24.24%) NoSQL
2 7 (10.61%) Oracle Database
3 4 (6.06%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.55%) MySQL
5 2 (3.03%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.52%) Tableau
6 1 (1.52%) Tableau Server
Development Applications
1 34 (51.52%) Git (software)
2 31 (46.97%) Jenkins
3 16 (24.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (10.61%) TeamCity
5 5 (7.58%) Protractor
5 5 (7.58%) Selenium
5 5 (7.58%) SpecFlow
6 3 (4.55%) Bitbucket
6 3 (4.55%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (3.03%) Gerrit
7 2 (3.03%) git-flow
7 2 (3.03%) GoCD
7 2 (3.03%) JIRA
7 2 (3.03%) Subversion
8 1 (1.52%) Grunt
8 1 (1.52%) gulp
8 1 (1.52%) Maven
8 1 (1.52%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.52%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (1.52%) Travis CI
General
1 14 (21.21%) Public Sector
2 5 (7.58%) Finance
3 3 (4.55%) Games
4 1 (1.52%) Law
4 1 (1.52%) Marketing
4 1 (1.52%) Military
4 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (53.03%) DevOps Engineer
2 19 (28.79%) Platform Engineer
3 14 (21.21%) Developer
4 9 (13.64%) Software Engineer
5 8 (12.12%) Senior DevOps
5 8 (12.12%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 7 (10.61%) Backend Developer
6 7 (10.61%) PHP Developer
7 5 (7.58%) AWS DevOps
7 5 (7.58%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) AWS Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) E-Commerce Developer
8 4 (6.06%) E-Commerce Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
8 4 (6.06%) PHP Software Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Site Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Site Reliability Engineer
10 2 (3.03%) Senior Software Engineer
10 2 (3.03%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.21%) Elastic Stack
1 14 (21.21%) JSON
1 14 (21.21%) Node.js
1 14 (21.21%) XML
2 9 (13.64%) .NET
2 9 (13.64%) AngularJS
3 8 (12.12%) jQuery
3 8 (12.12%) RabbitMQ
4 7 (10.61%) XSD
5 5 (7.58%) .NET Framework
5 5 (7.58%) JAXB
5 5 (7.58%) Web Services
6 4 (6.06%) React
7 3 (4.55%) REST
7 3 (4.55%) Sensu
7 3 (4.55%) Spring
8 2 (3.03%) CSS
8 2 (3.03%) HTML5
8 2 (3.03%) RESTful
8 2 (3.03%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (10.61%) Public Cloud
3 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.03%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (3.03%) NHS
4 2 (3.03%) Smart City
5 1 (1.52%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 38 (57.58%) Linux
2 18 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (24.24%) CentOS
4 6 (9.09%) Windows
5 3 (4.55%) Unix
6 2 (3.03%) Fedora
6 2 (3.03%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
1 39 (59.09%) DevOps
2 28 (42.42%) Continuous Integration
3 27 (40.91%) Microservices
4 25 (37.88%) Continuous Delivery
5 22 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 20 (30.30%) Configuration Management
7 19 (28.79%) Infrastructure as Code
7 19 (28.79%) Open Source
8 16 (24.24%) Infrastructure Automation
8 16 (24.24%) Load Balancing
9 15 (22.73%) High Availability
10 14 (21.21%) E-Procurement
10 14 (21.21%) IT Strategy
10 14 (21.21%) OO
10 14 (21.21%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
11 8 (12.12%) Continuous Deployment
11 8 (12.12%) Fintech
11 8 (12.12%) Product Roadmap
11 8 (12.12%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 31 (46.97%) Python
2 24 (36.36%) Go
3 23 (34.85%) SQL
4 21 (31.82%) JavaScript
5 18 (27.27%) Bash Shell
5 18 (27.27%) Ruby
6 8 (12.12%) C#
6 8 (12.12%) Java
6 8 (12.12%) PHP
7 7 (10.61%) PowerShell
8 4 (6.06%) Shell Script
8 4 (6.06%) TypeScript
9 2 (3.03%) Perl
10 1 (1.52%) C++
10 1 (1.52%) Jython
Qualifications
1 14 (21.21%) AWS Certification
2 5 (7.58%) SC Cleared
2 5 (7.58%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.03%) Degree
4 1 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.12%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 37 (56.06%) Terraform
2 31 (46.97%) Puppet
3 17 (25.76%) Grafana
3 17 (25.76%) Kubernetes
4 16 (24.24%) Prometheus
5 14 (21.21%) Graphite
6 13 (19.70%) Ansible
7 7 (10.61%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (4.55%) Packer
9 2 (3.03%) CFEngine
9 2 (3.03%) Consul
9 2 (3.03%) Graylog
9 2 (3.03%) HAProxy
10 1 (1.52%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (1.52%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (12.12%) New Relic
2 7 (10.61%) Oracle
3 5 (7.58%) Splunk
4 4 (6.06%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.03%) Google
5 2 (3.03%) SAP
6 1 (1.52%) Dynatrace
6 1 (1.52%) IBM
6 1 (1.52%) Meridio
6 1 (1.52%) Novell
6 1 (1.52%) VMware