Period
to 27 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 27 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitLab
England > South West
6 months to
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 212 156 283
Rank change year-on-year -56 +127 +16
Permanent jobs citing GitLab 80 41 42
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 1.08% 1.21% 0.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.08% 4.65% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 28 33 41
10th Percentile £37,500 £46,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £46,063 £50,000 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £67,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -25.93% +28.57% -
75th Percentile £62,813 £73,750 £61,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £77,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +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 West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,575 881 1,895
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 21.23% 25.96% 19.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1,002 704 1,510
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £56,438 £55,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £54,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +0.92% +6.86%

GitLab
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for GitLab in the South West

GitLab
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for GitLab in the South West

GitLab
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing GitLab in the South West over the 6 months to 27 October 2021.

Salary histogram for GitLab in the South West

GitLab
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GitLab within the South West region over the 6 months to 27 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
Bristol -28 66 £50,000 -24.53% 13
Wiltshire -12 6 £50,000 -31.03% 3
Cornwall -19 2 - -
Somerset -24 2 £46,250 -11.90% 2
Dorset -26 2 £46,750 -10.95% 2
Gloucestershire -39 2 £61,250 -5.77% 1
GitLab
England

For the 6 months to 27 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 South West region with a requirement for GitLab.

1 61 (76.25%) Software Engineering
2 56 (70.00%) Linux
3 51 (63.75%) Degree
3 51 (63.75%) Computer Science
3 51 (63.75%) Mentoring
4 46 (57.50%) Problem-Solving
5 39 (48.75%) Unit Testing
5 39 (48.75%) C
6 37 (46.25%) UML
6 37 (46.25%) Eclipse
6 37 (46.25%) Validation
6 37 (46.25%) Integration Testing
6 37 (46.25%) Requirements Management
6 37 (46.25%) System Testing
6 37 (46.25%) Requirements Engineering
6 37 (46.25%) MISRA C
6 37 (46.25%) MISRA
6 37 (46.25%) ECSS
6 37 (46.25%) Analytical Skills
6 37 (46.25%) Rational DOORS
6 37 (46.25%) GCC
6 37 (46.25%) Embedded Software Development
7 35 (43.75%) AWS
8 31 (38.75%) Azure
9 29 (36.25%) DevOps
10 27 (33.75%) Terraform
11 25 (31.25%) Ansible
12 23 (28.75%) GCP
13 22 (27.50%) Security Cleared
13 22 (27.50%) AWS CloudFormation

GitLab
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 3 (3.75%) nginx
2 2 (2.50%) Apache
2 2 (2.50%) Confluence
2 2 (2.50%) IIS
2 2 (2.50%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 35 (43.75%) AWS
2 31 (38.75%) Azure
3 23 (28.75%) GCP
4 22 (27.50%) AWS CloudFormation
5 10 (12.50%) Amazon ECS
6 9 (11.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 9 (11.25%) Amazon S3
6 9 (11.25%) AWS Lambda
6 9 (11.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (2.50%) GitHub
7 2 (2.50%) Serverless
8 1 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (1.25%) Amazon EKS
8 1 (1.25%) AWS CodePipeline
8 1 (1.25%) npm
8 1 (1.25%) OpenShift
8 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.75%) Firewall
1 3 (3.75%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.50%) Network Security
2 2 (2.50%) tcpdump
3 1 (1.25%) DNS
3 1 (1.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.25%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.25%) DB2
2 1 (1.25%) MariaDB
2 1 (1.25%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.25%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 37 (46.25%) Eclipse
1 37 (46.25%) GCC
1 37 (46.25%) Rational DOORS
2 20 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.75%) JIRA
4 3 (3.75%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (2.50%) Artifactory
5 2 (2.50%) Cypress.io
6 1 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.25%) Babel
6 1 (1.25%) CircleCI
6 1 (1.25%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.25%) Maven
6 1 (1.25%) Protractor
6 1 (1.25%) Selenium
6 1 (1.25%) TestCafe
6 1 (1.25%) webpack
General
1 37 (46.25%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (25.00%) Social Skills
3 13 (16.25%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 12 (15.00%) Wearables
5 6 (7.50%) Finance
6 4 (5.00%) Public Sector
7 2 (2.50%) Marketing
8 1 (1.25%) Advertising
8 1 (1.25%) Electronics
8 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (28.75%) Developer
1 23 (28.75%) Software Engineer
2 20 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 19 (23.75%) Embedded Engineer
3 19 (23.75%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 18 (22.50%) Embedded Developer
4 18 (22.50%) Embedded Software Developer
4 18 (22.50%) Junior
4 18 (22.50%) Junior Developer
4 18 (22.50%) Junior Software Developer
5 16 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 12 (15.00%) Senior DevOps
6 12 (15.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 10 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
8 9 (11.25%) Support Engineer
9 3 (3.75%) Cloud Engineer
10 2 (2.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 2 (2.50%) 2nd Line Support
10 2 (2.50%) AWS Developer
10 2 (2.50%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.75%) React
2 6 (7.50%) AngularJS
2 6 (7.50%) HTML
3 5 (6.25%) CSS
4 4 (5.00%) Elastic Stack
4 4 (5.00%) HTML5
4 4 (5.00%) Node.js
5 3 (3.75%) CodeIgniter
5 3 (3.75%) Laravel
5 3 (3.75%) REST
5 3 (3.75%) Spring
5 3 (3.75%) Spring Boot
5 3 (3.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (3.75%) Vue.js
5 3 (3.75%) Web Services
6 2 (2.50%) LAMP
7 1 (1.25%) Middleware
7 1 (1.25%) OpenCL
7 1 (1.25%) RESTful
7 1 (1.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.50%) Self-Motivation
2 12 (15.00%) Smartphone
3 4 (5.00%) NHS
3 4 (5.00%) Private Cloud
4 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.50%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.50%) User Experience
5 1 (1.25%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.25%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.25%) iPad
5 1 (1.25%) Legacy Applications
5 1 (1.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 56 (70.00%) Linux
2 10 (12.50%) Windows
3 2 (2.50%) CentOS
3 2 (2.50%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.25%) AIX
4 1 (1.25%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (76.25%) Software Engineering
2 51 (63.75%) Computer Science
2 51 (63.75%) Mentoring
3 46 (57.50%) Problem-Solving
4 39 (48.75%) Unit Testing
5 37 (46.25%) Embedded Software Development
5 37 (46.25%) Integration Testing
5 37 (46.25%) Requirements Engineering
5 37 (46.25%) Requirements Management
5 37 (46.25%) System Testing
5 37 (46.25%) UML
5 37 (46.25%) Validation
6 29 (36.25%) DevOps
7 18 (22.50%) Infrastructure as Code
7 18 (22.50%) PLM
8 15 (18.75%) Test Automation
9 14 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (17.50%) Mathematics
10 13 (16.25%) Configuration Management
11 12 (15.00%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 39 (48.75%) C
2 18 (22.50%) Python
3 12 (15.00%) Java
3 12 (15.00%) MATLAB
4 10 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 9 (11.25%) Bash Shell
5 9 (11.25%) JavaScript
6 4 (5.00%) C#
6 4 (5.00%) Kotlin
6 4 (5.00%) SQL
7 3 (3.75%) Go
7 3 (3.75%) Java 8
7 3 (3.75%) PHP
8 2 (2.50%) C++
8 2 (2.50%) Ruby
8 2 (2.50%) Scala
8 2 (2.50%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.25%) ES6
9 1 (1.25%) Java 11
9 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 51 (63.75%) Degree
2 22 (27.50%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.50%) IISP
4 2 (2.50%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (46.25%) ECSS
1 37 (46.25%) MISRA
1 37 (46.25%) MISRA C
2 2 (2.50%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.50%) NCSC
2 2 (2.50%) NIST
2 2 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 13 (16.25%) Docker
2 2 (2.50%) iptables
2 2 (2.50%) KVM
3 1 (1.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (33.75%) Terraform
2 25 (31.25%) Ansible
3 15 (18.75%) Puppet
4 13 (16.25%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (11.25%) Kubernetes
6 3 (3.75%) Packer
6 3 (3.75%) Proxmox
7 2 (2.50%) CSIRT
7 2 (2.50%) Grafana
7 2 (2.50%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 12 (15.00%) Google
2 1 (1.25%) Atlassian
2 1 (1.25%) IBM
2 1 (1.25%) IFS
2 1 (1.25%) Red Hat
2 1 (1.25%) SAP
2 1 (1.25%) Sonatype