Period
to 12 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 12 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitLab
UK
6 months to
12 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 487 668 894
Rank change year-on-year +181 +226 +176
Permanent jobs citing GitLab 742 547 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.54% 0.34% 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.88% 1.69% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 624 413 250
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £37,500 £39,000 £32,375
90th Percentile £95,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +10.53% -20.83%

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 with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 25,764 32,425 36,281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.85% 20.05% 20.38%
Number of salaries quoted 20,484 26,191 29,483
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £82,600 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

GitLab
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing GitLab as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for GitLab in the UK

GitLab
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GitLab.

Salary trend for GitLab in the UK

GitLab
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GitLab over the 6 months to 12 November 2019.

Salary histogram for GitLab in the UK

GitLab
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GitLab within the UK over the 6 months to 12 November 2019. 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
England +159 696 £65,000 +8.33% 153
UK excluding London +95 372 £52,500 - 96
London +195 353 £80,000 +14.29% 71
North of England +114 180 £54,500 +15.96% 28
North West +120 134 £54,000 +9.13% 15
South East -14 68 £57,500 +4.55% 17
South West +1 42 £55,000 +4.76% 11
Yorkshire +3 40 £55,000 +14.58% 9
Midlands +27 31 £58,750 +11.90% 12
East of England +76 22 £52,500 -8.70% 14
West Midlands +38 21 £55,000 -33.33% 9
Scotland +17 18 £39,000 -15.68% 6
East Midlands +13 10 £60,000 +14.29% 3
Wales +12 8 £32,500 -42.22% 5
North East +5 6 £53,750 +19.44% 4
Northern Ireland - 5 £32,500 - 3

For the 6 months to 12 November 2019, 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 with a requirement for GitLab.

1 434 (58.49%) DevOps
2 425 (57.28%) AWS
3 399 (53.77%) Jenkins
4 388 (52.29%) Docker
5 375 (50.54%) Agile Software Development
6 286 (38.54%) Python
7 285 (38.41%) Git (software)
8 277 (37.33%) Java
9 269 (36.25%) Kubernetes
10 251 (33.83%) JavaScript
11 242 (32.61%) Software Engineering
12 239 (32.21%) Linux
13 230 (31.00%) Terraform
14 215 (28.98%) Ansible
15 205 (27.63%) Finance
16 203 (27.36%) Microservices
17 195 (26.28%) Continuous Integration
18 192 (25.88%) Azure
19 191 (25.74%) GitHub
20 165 (22.24%) SQL
21 163 (21.97%) Puppet
22 153 (20.62%) HTML
23 143 (19.27%) CSS
23 143 (19.27%) GCP
24 142 (19.14%) TDD
25 132 (17.79%) Amazon EC2
25 132 (17.79%) AngularJS
26 123 (16.58%) Mentoring
27 122 (16.44%) React
28 113 (15.23%) Amazon ECS

GitLab
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 50 (6.74%) Apache
2 42 (5.66%) nginx
3 36 (4.85%) Confluence
4 35 (4.72%) CMS
5 30 (4.04%) Elasticsearch
6 27 (3.64%) Cloud Foundry
7 17 (2.29%) WordPress
8 16 (2.16%) SharePoint
8 16 (2.16%) WebSphere
9 14 (1.89%) Apache Spark
10 13 (1.75%) JBoss
11 12 (1.62%) Drupal
12 11 (1.48%) IIS
13 10 (1.35%) Apache TomEE
14 9 (1.21%) Tomcat
15 7 (0.94%) GeoServer
15 7 (0.94%) Headless CMS
16 6 (0.81%) Ethereum
17 4 (0.54%) OpenStack
18 3 (0.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 8 (1.08%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.67%) Adobe XD
2 5 (0.67%) InVision
2 5 (0.67%) Photoshop
2 5 (0.67%) Zeplin
3 3 (0.40%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (0.81%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 4 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.27%) Magento
4 1 (0.13%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 425 (57.28%) AWS
2 192 (25.88%) Azure
3 191 (25.74%) GitHub
4 143 (19.27%) GCP
5 132 (17.79%) Amazon EC2
6 113 (15.23%) Amazon ECS
7 105 (14.15%) Serverless
8 91 (12.26%) AWS Lambda
9 67 (9.03%) Amazon S3
10 60 (8.09%) AWS CloudFormation
11 59 (7.95%) Amazon SQS
12 40 (5.39%) CloudFront
12 40 (5.39%) SaaS
13 29 (3.91%) OpenShift
14 27 (3.64%) AWS Fargate
15 21 (2.83%) Slack
16 18 (2.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 17 (2.29%) Heroku
18 16 (2.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
18 16 (2.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 50 (6.74%) Firewall
2 29 (3.91%) DNS
2 29 (3.91%) TCP/IP
3 26 (3.50%) HTTP
4 22 (2.96%) Internet
5 18 (2.43%) VLAN
6 13 (1.75%) DHCP
7 10 (1.35%) VPN
8 7 (0.94%) SNMP
9 6 (0.81%) HTTPS
9 6 (0.81%) MQTT
9 6 (0.81%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
10 4 (0.54%) BGP
10 4 (0.54%) iSCSI
10 4 (0.54%) MPLS
10 4 (0.54%) OSPF
10 4 (0.54%) PPP
10 4 (0.54%) VoIP
11 3 (0.40%) Network Security
11 3 (0.40%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (12.13%) MySQL
2 85 (11.46%) NoSQL
3 63 (8.49%) Big Data
3 63 (8.49%) PostgreSQL
4 45 (6.06%) MongoDB
4 45 (6.06%) SQL Server
5 37 (4.99%) Amazon RDS
6 36 (4.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 34 (4.58%) Relational Database
8 24 (3.23%) Redis
9 23 (3.10%) Amazon Aurora
10 22 (2.96%) Neo4j
11 19 (2.56%) Hadoop
12 15 (2.02%) Amazon Redshift
12 15 (2.02%) Blockchain
13 10 (1.35%) Apache Hive
13 10 (1.35%) BigQuery
14 9 (1.21%) Apache Cassandra
14 9 (1.21%) RDBMS
15 8 (1.08%) HBase
Development Applications
1 399 (53.77%) Jenkins
2 285 (38.41%) Git (software)
3 110 (14.82%) JIRA
4 87 (11.73%) Bitbucket
5 78 (10.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 64 (8.63%) TeamCity
7 63 (8.49%) Artifactory
8 45 (6.06%) Subversion
9 40 (5.39%) Cucumber
10 37 (4.99%) Octopus Deploy
11 36 (4.85%) Maven
12 35 (4.72%) CircleCI
13 31 (4.18%) JUnit
13 31 (4.18%) Mockito
14 29 (3.91%) SonarQube
15 28 (3.77%) Selenium
16 27 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
17 26 (3.50%) Visual Studio Team System
18 24 (3.23%) Gradle
19 23 (3.10%) webpack
General
1 205 (27.63%) Finance
2 62 (8.36%) Banking
3 54 (7.28%) Retail
4 27 (3.64%) Front Office
5 20 (2.70%) Telecoms
6 18 (2.43%) Marketing
7 16 (2.16%) Law
8 13 (1.75%) Public Sector
9 9 (1.21%) Advertising
9 9 (1.21%) Automotive
10 7 (0.94%) Games
10 7 (0.94%) Investment Banking
11 6 (0.81%) Avionics
11 6 (0.81%) Back Office
11 6 (0.81%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.67%) Electronics
12 5 (0.67%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.54%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.27%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 241 (32.48%) Developer
2 208 (28.03%) DevOps Engineer
3 120 (16.17%) Software Engineer
4 90 (12.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 87 (11.73%) AWS Engineer
6 60 (8.09%) JavaScript Developer
7 49 (6.60%) UI Developer
8 48 (6.47%) Java Developer
9 46 (6.20%) AWS DevOps
9 46 (6.20%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 44 (5.93%) Senior Software Engineer
11 43 (5.80%) Java Engineer
12 38 (5.12%) Java Software Engineer
13 37 (4.99%) Agile Developer
13 37 (4.99%) HTML CSS Developer
13 37 (4.99%) HTML Developer
14 36 (4.85%) AWS Developer
15 33 (4.45%) Kubernetes Engineer
15 33 (4.45%) Senior DevOps
16 32 (4.31%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (20.62%) HTML
2 143 (19.27%) CSS
3 132 (17.79%) AngularJS
4 122 (16.44%) React
5 107 (14.42%) HTML5
6 105 (14.15%) Web Services
7 93 (12.53%) Elastic Stack
7 93 (12.53%) Node.js
8 84 (11.32%) RESTful
9 68 (9.16%) Vue.js
10 66 (8.89%) .NET
11 54 (7.28%) CSS3
12 49 (6.60%) Spring
13 47 (6.33%) Swagger
14 45 (6.06%) REST
15 41 (5.53%) JSON
15 41 (5.53%) Kafka
16 39 (5.26%) Spring Boot
17 35 (4.72%) J2EE
17 35 (4.72%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 65 (8.76%) Public Cloud
2 58 (7.82%) Hedge funds
3 42 (5.66%) Mobile App
4 37 (4.99%) Cloud Native
5 34 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
6 29 (3.91%) Greenfield Project
7 28 (3.77%) User Experience
8 22 (2.96%) Equities
8 22 (2.96%) Fixed Income
8 22 (2.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 21 (2.83%) Reference Data
9 21 (2.83%) Self-Motivation
10 18 (2.43%) Management Information System
11 16 (2.16%) Embedded Systems
12 15 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
13 13 (1.75%) Hybrid Cloud
14 12 (1.62%) Algorithms
14 12 (1.62%) Linux Command Line
15 11 (1.48%) Data Structures
16 10 (1.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 239 (32.21%) Linux
2 73 (9.84%) Windows
3 60 (8.09%) Unix
4 39 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 35 (4.72%) CentOS
6 19 (2.56%) Ubuntu
7 13 (1.75%) Apple iOS
7 13 (1.75%) Kali Linux
8 12 (1.62%) Android
9 11 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (1.35%) Windows Server
11 8 (1.08%) Mac OS
12 7 (0.94%) Fedora
13 5 (0.67%) CoreOS
13 5 (0.67%) zOS
14 4 (0.54%) Debian
15 2 (0.27%) Windows 7
16 1 (0.13%) DC/OS
16 1 (0.13%) Oracle Linux
16 1 (0.13%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 434 (58.49%) DevOps
2 375 (50.54%) Agile Software Development
3 242 (32.61%) Software Engineering
4 203 (27.36%) Microservices
5 195 (26.28%) Continuous Integration
6 142 (19.14%) TDD
7 123 (16.58%) Mentoring
8 104 (14.02%) Configuration Management
9 94 (12.67%) Asset Management
10 92 (12.40%) Front End Development
11 77 (10.38%) Scrum
12 76 (10.24%) Test Automation
13 74 (9.97%) Problem-Solving
14 72 (9.70%) Infrastructure as Code
15 68 (9.16%) Open Source
16 61 (8.22%) Coaching
16 61 (8.22%) Deployment Automation
17 59 (7.95%) OO
18 56 (7.55%) Load Balancing
18 56 (7.55%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 286 (38.54%) Python
2 277 (37.33%) Java
3 251 (33.83%) JavaScript
4 165 (22.24%) SQL
5 99 (13.34%) Bash Shell
6 79 (10.65%) Ruby
7 75 (10.11%) C#
8 74 (9.97%) PowerShell
8 74 (9.97%) TypeScript
9 73 (9.84%) Go
10 70 (9.43%) PHP
11 55 (7.41%) C++
12 50 (6.74%) Scala
13 30 (4.04%) ES6
14 28 (3.77%) Java 8
15 24 (3.23%) C
15 24 (3.23%) R
16 16 (2.16%) Groovy
16 16 (2.16%) Kotlin
17 14 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 38 (5.12%) Degree
2 15 (2.02%) Security Cleared
3 13 (1.75%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.21%) DV Cleared
5 8 (1.08%) AWS Certification
6 6 (0.81%) ISTQB
6 6 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (0.81%) PhD
7 5 (0.67%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (0.40%) RHCE
8 3 (0.40%) RHCSA
8 3 (0.40%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 1 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.13%) MCSA
9 1 (0.13%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.13%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (4.99%) QA
2 9 (1.21%) WCAG
3 2 (0.27%) GDPR
3 2 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.27%) MiFID
4 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 388 (52.29%) Docker
2 38 (5.12%) Active Directory
3 14 (1.89%) vSphere
4 11 (1.48%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (1.08%) Varnish
6 6 (0.81%) Apache Flume
6 6 (0.81%) HDFS
6 6 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (0.67%) VirtualBox
7 5 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.54%) Corosync
8 4 (0.54%) DRBD
8 4 (0.54%) FreeRADIUS
8 4 (0.54%) Postfix
9 2 (0.27%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.13%) KVM
10 1 (0.13%) LXC
10 1 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.13%) zsh
Systems Management
1 269 (36.25%) Kubernetes
2 230 (31.00%) Terraform
3 215 (28.98%) Ansible
4 163 (21.97%) Puppet
5 81 (10.92%) Opscode Chef
6 57 (7.68%) Grafana
7 52 (7.01%) Packer
8 44 (5.93%) Docker Swarm
9 42 (5.66%) Prometheus
10 40 (5.39%) Graphite
11 39 (5.26%) Consul
12 22 (2.96%) Icinga
13 19 (2.56%) Rancher
14 15 (2.02%) HAProxy
15 13 (1.75%) Istio
15 13 (1.75%) Nessus
15 13 (1.75%) Nmap
15 13 (1.75%) Sysdig
16 10 (1.35%) Oozie
17 9 (1.21%) Mesos
Vendors
1 92 (12.40%) Microsoft
2 76 (10.24%) Google
3 39 (5.26%) Oracle
4 26 (3.50%) VMware
5 24 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
6 23 (3.10%) Atlassian
7 19 (2.56%) Cypress Semiconductor
8 18 (2.43%) Splunk
9 16 (2.16%) IBM
10 15 (2.02%) Red Hat
11 14 (1.89%) New Relic
12 13 (1.75%) Qualys
13 11 (1.48%) HP
14 8 (1.08%) Adobe
14 8 (1.08%) Dynatrace
14 8 (1.08%) Marketo
14 8 (1.08%) Pardot
14 8 (1.08%) ServiceNow
15 7 (0.94%) EqualLogic
15 7 (0.94%) SAP