Period
to 18 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitLab
England > South East
6 months to
18 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 282 256 432
Rank change year-on-year -26 +176 -8
Permanent jobs citing GitLab 164 73 53
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.93% 0.74% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.56% 3.59% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 81 55 49
10th Percentile £42,500 £35,500 £37,500
25th Percentile £47,500 £52,500 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%
75th Percentile £90,000 £77,500 £78,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £80,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £72,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -3.45% +11.54% +8.33%

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 South East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 3,595 2,035 4,654
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.28% 20.71% 20.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2,426 1,767 3,897
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +3.00%
75th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

GitLab
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for GitLab in the South East

GitLab
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for GitLab in the South East

GitLab
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing GitLab in the South East over the 6 months to 18 January 2022.

Salary histogram for GitLab in the South East

GitLab
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GitLab within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 January 2022. 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
Hampshire -35 68 £57,500 -11.54% 4
Thames Valley -82 29 £72,500 +7.41% 6
Home Counties -8 19 £100,000 +40.35%
West Sussex +20 18 - -
Berkshire -49 14 £72,500 +11.54% 2
Buckinghamshire -40 13 £73,750 -4.84% 2
Kent -40 11 £72,500 -3.33%
Surrey -65 7 £100,000 +81.82%
East Sussex - 7 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire - 4 £66,250 - 2
GitLab
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2022, 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 South East region with a requirement for GitLab.

1 113 (68.90%) Kubernetes
2 112 (68.29%) Docker
3 111 (67.68%) AWS
4 87 (53.05%) Python
5 84 (51.22%) Linux
6 80 (48.78%) Jenkins
7 77 (46.95%) Terraform
8 75 (45.73%) Agile Software Development
9 70 (42.68%) DevOps
10 66 (40.24%) Java
11 64 (39.02%) Git (software)
12 58 (35.37%) Software Engineering
13 57 (34.76%) Azure
14 52 (31.71%) Ansible
15 49 (29.88%) Scrum
16 43 (26.22%) GCP
17 40 (24.39%) JavaScript
18 38 (23.17%) Go
19 35 (21.34%) CSS
19 35 (21.34%) Data Science
20 34 (20.73%) MySQL
21 33 (20.12%) HTML
21 33 (20.12%) E-Commerce
21 33 (20.12%) Spring
21 33 (20.12%) Problem-Solving
21 33 (20.12%) Microservices
22 32 (19.51%) React
22 32 (19.51%) GitHub
23 31 (18.90%) TDD
23 31 (18.90%) AWS CloudFormation

GitLab
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 18 (10.98%) nginx
2 15 (9.15%) Apache
2 15 (9.15%) JBoss
3 14 (8.54%) Jetty
3 14 (8.54%) Tomcat
4 13 (7.93%) Elasticsearch
5 12 (7.32%) Jupyter
6 6 (3.66%) IIS
7 4 (2.44%) Confluence
8 2 (1.22%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.61%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.61%) CMS
9 1 (0.61%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.61%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.61%) WildFly
Applications
1 4 (2.44%) Adobe XD
1 4 (2.44%) InVision
1 4 (2.44%) Marvel
1 4 (2.44%) Sketch
Cloud Services
1 111 (67.68%) AWS
2 57 (34.76%) Azure
3 43 (26.22%) GCP
4 32 (19.51%) GitHub
5 31 (18.90%) AWS CloudFormation
6 25 (15.24%) AWS Lambda
7 24 (14.63%) IBM Cloud
8 21 (12.80%) Cloud Computing
9 19 (11.59%) Amazon S3
10 17 (10.37%) Serverless
11 16 (9.76%) Amazon EKS
12 12 (7.32%) Amazon ECS
12 12 (7.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 10 (6.10%) Amazon EC2
14 8 (4.88%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 7 (4.27%) IaaS
16 4 (2.44%) Azure Active Directory
16 4 (2.44%) CloudFront
16 4 (2.44%) Figma
16 4 (2.44%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.22%) DSL
1 2 (1.22%) VPN
2 1 (0.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (20.73%) MySQL
2 14 (8.54%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (7.93%) Amazon RDS
3 13 (7.93%) MongoDB
4 12 (7.32%) Redis
5 10 (6.10%) SQL Server
6 9 (5.49%) NoSQL
7 7 (4.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 4 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.44%) InfluxDB
8 4 (2.44%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.83%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.22%) Big Data
10 2 (1.22%) Data Vault
10 2 (1.22%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.61%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.61%) BigQuery
11 1 (0.61%) Impala
11 1 (0.61%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 80 (48.78%) Jenkins
2 64 (39.02%) Git (software)
3 28 (17.07%) JIRA
4 20 (12.20%) Bitbucket
5 18 (10.98%) Maven
6 14 (8.54%) Vagrant
7 11 (6.71%) Octopus Deploy
7 11 (6.71%) TestRail
8 6 (3.66%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (2.44%) JUnit
9 4 (2.44%) Sonatype Nexus
10 3 (1.83%) IntelliJ
10 3 (1.83%) Jaeger
11 2 (1.22%) Cucumber
11 2 (1.22%) Cypress.io
11 2 (1.22%) Gradle
11 2 (1.22%) JBehave
11 2 (1.22%) Mockito
11 2 (1.22%) Subversion
General
1 30 (18.29%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 28 (17.07%) Finance
3 21 (12.80%) Law
3 21 (12.80%) Retail
4 20 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (11.59%) Banking
6 18 (10.98%) Marketing
7 16 (9.76%) Social Skills
8 9 (5.49%) Electronics
9 6 (3.66%) Influencing Skills
9 6 (3.66%) Presentation Skills
10 3 (1.83%) Games
11 2 (1.22%) Financial Institution
11 2 (1.22%) Military
11 2 (1.22%) Publishing
12 1 (0.61%) Fire and Rescue
12 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.61%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 63 (38.41%) Developer
2 42 (25.61%) DevOps Engineer
3 27 (16.46%) Site Reliability Engineer
4 26 (15.85%) Java Developer
5 25 (15.24%) Site Engineer
6 20 (12.20%) AWS Engineer
7 15 (9.15%) Lead DevOps
7 15 (9.15%) Lead DevOps Engineer
8 13 (7.93%) Lead Developer
9 12 (7.32%) AWS DevOps
9 12 (7.32%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 12 (7.32%) Senior Developer
10 11 (6.71%) E-Commerce Developer
10 11 (6.71%) Java E-Commerce Developer
10 11 (6.71%) Lead Software Developer
10 11 (6.71%) PHP Developer
10 11 (6.71%) Python Developer
10 11 (6.71%) Software Developer
11 8 (4.88%) Support Engineer
12 7 (4.27%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (21.34%) CSS
2 33 (20.12%) HTML
2 33 (20.12%) Spring
3 32 (19.51%) React
4 31 (18.90%) Spring Boot
5 24 (14.63%) GraphQL
6 23 (14.02%) Kafka
7 21 (12.80%) Node.js
8 18 (10.98%) Play Framework
8 18 (10.98%) REST
9 16 (9.76%) Web Services
10 15 (9.15%) CSS3
10 15 (9.15%) HTML5
10 15 (9.15%) Next.js
11 14 (8.54%) ActiveMQ
11 14 (8.54%) RabbitMQ
11 14 (8.54%) Spring MVC
12 12 (7.32%) RESTful
13 11 (6.71%) NumPy
13 11 (6.71%) PyQt
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.63%) iPad
2 11 (6.71%) Algorithms
2 11 (6.71%) Life Science
3 9 (5.49%) Public Cloud
4 8 (4.88%) Cloud Native
5 7 (4.27%) User Experience
5 7 (4.27%) Virtual Team
6 4 (2.44%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.83%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.22%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.22%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.61%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (0.61%) Clustering
9 1 (0.61%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.61%) iPhone
9 1 (0.61%) PMI
9 1 (0.61%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 84 (51.22%) Linux
2 17 (10.37%) Windows
3 13 (7.93%) Unix
4 11 (6.71%) CentOS
4 11 (6.71%) Mac OS
5 7 (4.27%) Alpine Linux
6 3 (1.83%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.83%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.22%) Android
8 1 (0.61%) CoreOS
8 1 (0.61%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (45.73%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (42.68%) DevOps
3 58 (35.37%) Software Engineering
4 49 (29.88%) Scrum
5 35 (21.34%) Data Science
6 33 (20.12%) E-Commerce
6 33 (20.12%) Microservices
6 33 (20.12%) Problem-Solving
7 31 (18.90%) TDD
8 28 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
9 27 (16.46%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 26 (15.85%) Kanban
11 22 (13.41%) Full Stack Development
12 20 (12.20%) Analytics
13 19 (11.59%) Software Delivery
14 18 (10.98%) Digital Banking
14 18 (10.98%) Visualisation
15 17 (10.37%) Continuous Delivery
16 16 (9.76%) Pair Programming
17 14 (8.54%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 87 (53.05%) Python
2 66 (40.24%) Java
3 40 (24.39%) JavaScript
4 38 (23.17%) Go
5 30 (18.29%) Groovy
6 29 (17.68%) Shell Script
7 28 (17.07%) Kotlin
8 25 (15.24%) Bash
9 20 (12.20%) Java 8
10 16 (9.76%) PHP
11 14 (8.54%) SQL
12 11 (6.71%) TypeScript
13 10 (6.10%) PHP 7
14 8 (4.88%) PowerShell
15 7 (4.27%) C#
16 6 (3.66%) Java 11
17 3 (1.83%) Ruby
18 1 (0.61%) Objective-C
18 1 (0.61%) Perl
18 1 (0.61%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (12.80%) Degree
2 14 (8.54%) DBS Check
3 13 (7.93%) Security Cleared
4 12 (7.32%) AWS Certification
5 11 (6.71%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.83%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (1.83%) TOGAF Certification
7 1 (0.61%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.61%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.61%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.54%) QA
2 2 (1.22%) Accessibility
3 1 (0.61%) GDPR
3 1 (0.61%) HIPAA
System Software
1 112 (68.29%) Docker
2 16 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (8.54%) KVM
4 3 (1.83%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (1.83%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.61%) HDFS
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 113 (68.90%) Kubernetes
2 77 (46.95%) Terraform
3 52 (31.71%) Ansible
4 27 (16.46%) Puppet
5 22 (13.41%) Opscode Chef
6 19 (11.59%) Consul
7 16 (9.76%) Packer
8 11 (6.71%) Grafana
9 9 (5.49%) Prometheus
10 5 (3.05%) Kibana
11 4 (2.44%) Graylog
12 2 (1.22%) Docker Swarm
12 2 (1.22%) Graphite
13 1 (0.61%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
13 1 (0.61%) Data Guard
13 1 (0.61%) Galera Cluster
13 1 (0.61%) HAProxy
13 1 (0.61%) Host Intrusion Detection System
13 1 (0.61%) Network Intrusion Detection System
13 1 (0.61%) vRealize
Vendors
1 30 (18.29%) IBM
2 17 (10.37%) VMware
3 13 (7.93%) Google
4 11 (6.71%) YouTube
5 6 (3.66%) Adobe
6 3 (1.83%) Cadence
6 3 (1.83%) Dynatrace
6 3 (1.83%) Microsoft
6 3 (1.83%) Splunk
7 2 (1.22%) LexisNexis
7 2 (1.22%) New Relic
8 1 (0.61%) AppDynamics
8 1 (0.61%) Apple
8 1 (0.61%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.61%) Hortonworks
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle