Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitLab
UK
6 months to
18 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 549 832 924
Rank change year-on-year +283 +92 +286
Permanent jobs citing GitLab 696 369 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.49% 0.21% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.49% 1.03% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 476 247 216
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,600 £31,250
90th Percentile £103,750 £88,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -33.33%

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 with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 28,007 35,755 34,690
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.53% 20.80% 20.16%
Number of salaries quoted 22,172 29,051 28,875
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £32,250 £32,500 £30,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +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 18 June 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 18 June 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 +287 643 £67,500 +8.00% 26
UK excluding London +195 387 £47,500 +5.56% 15
London +208 299 £80,000 +10.34% 12
South East +118 131 £50,000 - 3
North of England +102 109 £60,000 +46.34% 5
North West +82 73 £75,000 +85.19% 2
Midlands +63 42 £45,000 -14.29% 3
South West +20 40 £50,000 +25.00%
Yorkshire +10 35 £60,000 +46.34% 2
Scotland +20 33 £40,000 -11.11% 1
East Midlands +42 22 £45,000 -14.29% 1
East of England +83 21 £57,500 - 3
West Midlands +40 20 £50,000 -39.39% 2
Wales - 10 £32,500 -
North East +11 1 £46,741 -30.75% 1
Northern Ireland -24 1 £60,000 +53.85%

For the 6 months to 18 June 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.

1 468 (67.24%) DevOps
2 437 (62.79%) Amazon AWS
3 420 (60.34%) Docker
4 394 (56.61%) Jenkins
5 380 (54.60%) Agile Software Development
6 326 (46.84%) Python
7 291 (41.81%) Ansible
7 291 (41.81%) Terraform
8 286 (41.09%) Kubernetes
9 279 (40.09%) JavaScript
10 270 (38.79%) Linux
10 270 (38.79%) Git (software)
11 260 (37.36%) Java
12 242 (34.77%) Continuous Integration
13 230 (33.05%) Software Engineering
14 207 (29.74%) Microsoft Azure
15 166 (23.85%) Microservices
16 163 (23.42%) Finance
17 160 (22.99%) TDD
18 155 (22.27%) Mentoring
19 153 (21.98%) GitHub
20 151 (21.70%) Google Cloud Platform
21 150 (21.55%) Puppet
22 129 (18.53%) Open Source
23 118 (16.95%) Serverless
24 113 (16.24%) AWS Lambda
25 112 (16.09%) Bash Shell
26 111 (15.95%) SQL
27 110 (15.80%) AngularJS
28 106 (15.23%) Microsoft

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 34 (4.89%) Cloud Foundry
1 34 (4.89%) Elasticsearch
2 30 (4.31%) nginx
3 28 (4.02%) Apache
4 21 (3.02%) Confluence
5 15 (2.16%) JBoss
6 11 (1.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 11 (1.58%) Tomcat
7 9 (1.29%) Apache Spark
8 8 (1.15%) Ethereum
9 7 (1.01%) Apache Solr
10 5 (0.72%) Drupal
10 5 (0.72%) Jetty
10 5 (0.72%) SharePoint
11 4 (0.57%) GlassFish
11 4 (0.57%) WordPress
12 3 (0.43%) ArcGIS
12 3 (0.43%) GeoServer
12 3 (0.43%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (2.30%) Fireworks
2 12 (1.72%) Photoshop
3 8 (1.15%) Adobe XD
3 8 (1.15%) InVision
3 8 (1.15%) Zeplin
4 5 (0.72%) HipChat
5 1 (0.14%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 5 (0.72%) NetSuite
2 2 (0.29%) PolarLake
3 1 (0.14%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.14%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (0.14%) Magento
3 1 (0.14%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 437 (62.79%) Amazon AWS
2 207 (29.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 153 (21.98%) GitHub
4 151 (21.70%) Google Cloud Platform
5 118 (16.95%) Serverless
6 113 (16.24%) AWS Lambda
7 101 (14.51%) Amazon S3
8 95 (13.65%) Amazon ECS
9 90 (12.93%) Amazon EC2
10 76 (10.92%) Amazon SQS
11 60 (8.62%) AWS CloudFormation
12 52 (7.47%) OpenShift
13 51 (7.33%) CloudFront
14 43 (6.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 33 (4.74%) AWS Fargate
16 25 (3.59%) Cloud Computing
17 24 (3.45%) PaaS
18 22 (3.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 22 (3.16%) SaaS
19 15 (2.16%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 50 (7.18%) TCP/IP
2 47 (6.75%) Firewall
3 22 (3.16%) HTTP
4 15 (2.16%) VPN
5 13 (1.87%) Skype
5 13 (1.87%) VLAN
6 11 (1.58%) Internet
7 7 (1.01%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
8 6 (0.86%) DNS
9 5 (0.72%) OpenVPN
9 5 (0.72%) Reverse Proxy
10 2 (0.29%) Network Security
10 2 (0.29%) SSH
10 2 (0.29%) WAN
11 1 (0.14%) AMQP
11 1 (0.14%) Asterisk PBX
11 1 (0.14%) ICMP
11 1 (0.14%) SAN
11 1 (0.14%) SSL
11 1 (0.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (12.79%) NoSQL
2 79 (11.35%) MongoDB
3 78 (11.21%) MySQL
3 78 (11.21%) PostgreSQL
4 61 (8.76%) Relational Database
5 44 (6.32%) Amazon RDS
6 43 (6.18%) Neo4j
7 36 (5.17%) Amazon Redshift
7 36 (5.17%) Big Data
8 33 (4.74%) SQL Server
9 28 (4.02%) Redis
10 22 (3.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 21 (3.02%) Hadoop
12 18 (2.59%) Amazon Aurora
13 16 (2.30%) Blockchain
14 14 (2.01%) Amazon Athena
15 13 (1.87%) Hazelcast
16 9 (1.29%) Apache Cassandra
17 8 (1.15%) BigQuery
18 7 (1.01%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 394 (56.61%) Jenkins
2 270 (38.79%) Git (software)
3 83 (11.93%) Artifactory
4 78 (11.21%) Vagrant
5 75 (10.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 64 (9.20%) JIRA
7 61 (8.76%) TeamCity
8 54 (7.76%) Maven
8 54 (7.76%) Travis CI
9 31 (4.45%) Selenium
9 31 (4.45%) Subversion
10 30 (4.31%) Bitbucket
10 30 (4.31%) Sonatype Nexus
11 29 (4.17%) CircleCI
11 29 (4.17%) Cucumber
12 26 (3.74%) Octopus Deploy
13 24 (3.45%) JUnit
13 24 (3.45%) webpack
14 23 (3.30%) Visual Studio Team System
15 21 (3.02%) Gradle
General
1 163 (23.42%) Finance
2 68 (9.77%) Retail
3 39 (5.60%) Games
4 27 (3.88%) Banking
5 23 (3.30%) Law
6 9 (1.29%) Marketing
6 9 (1.29%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.15%) Back Office
7 8 (1.15%) Front Office
8 7 (1.01%) Financial Institution
8 7 (1.01%) Publishing
9 6 (0.86%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.57%) Electronics
11 3 (0.43%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.43%) Automotive
12 2 (0.29%) Advertising
13 1 (0.14%) Greek Language
13 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 245 (35.20%) Developer
2 192 (27.59%) DevOps Engineer
3 63 (9.05%) Software Engineer
4 58 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
5 52 (7.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 52 (7.47%) JavaScript Developer
6 40 (5.75%) Platform Engineer
7 38 (5.46%) Java Developer
8 36 (5.17%) AWS Developer
9 34 (4.89%) Angular Developer
9 34 (4.89%) Senior Developer
10 32 (4.60%) Android Developer
11 30 (4.31%) AWS DevOps
12 27 (3.88%) UI Developer
13 26 (3.74%) Full Stack Developer
13 26 (3.74%) JavaScript Engineer
13 26 (3.74%) Linux Engineer
13 26 (3.74%) Senior Software Engineer
14 25 (3.59%) Senior DevOps
15 24 (3.45%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (15.80%) AngularJS
2 105 (15.09%) Elastic Stack
3 103 (14.80%) Web Services
4 102 (14.66%) HTML
5 100 (14.37%) Node.js
6 96 (13.79%) CSS
7 88 (12.64%) React
8 77 (11.06%) Vue.js
9 65 (9.34%) HTML5
10 56 (8.05%) Spring
11 52 (7.47%) RESTful
12 51 (7.33%) Django
13 46 (6.61%) J2EE
14 43 (6.18%) React Native
15 38 (5.46%) Kafka
15 38 (5.46%) REST
16 35 (5.03%) .NET
17 31 (4.45%) RabbitMQ
18 28 (4.02%) CSS3
19 24 (3.45%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 65 (9.34%) Algorithms
2 61 (8.76%) Mobile App
3 54 (7.76%) Self-Motivation
4 42 (6.03%) Cloud Native
5 34 (4.89%) Hedge funds
6 30 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
7 28 (4.02%) Public Cloud
8 22 (3.16%) User Experience
9 20 (2.87%) Linux Command Line
10 17 (2.44%) Data Centre
11 16 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
12 15 (2.16%) Robotics
13 13 (1.87%) Management Information System
13 13 (1.87%) PKI
14 10 (1.44%) Data Structures
14 10 (1.44%) Xbox
15 9 (1.29%) Greenfield Project
16 7 (1.01%) Virtual Team
17 5 (0.72%) Client/Server
17 5 (0.72%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 270 (38.79%) Linux
2 97 (13.94%) Windows
3 56 (8.05%) Android
4 32 (4.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 32 (4.60%) Unix
5 20 (2.87%) Ubuntu
6 17 (2.44%) Mac OS
7 14 (2.01%) CentOS
8 9 (1.29%) Apple iOS
8 9 (1.29%) Windows Server
9 6 (0.86%) Kali Linux
10 5 (0.72%) zOS
11 4 (0.57%) CoreOS
12 2 (0.29%) FreeBSD
13 1 (0.14%) Amazon Linux
13 1 (0.14%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 468 (67.24%) DevOps
2 380 (54.60%) Agile Software Development
3 242 (34.77%) Continuous Integration
4 230 (33.05%) Software Engineering
5 166 (23.85%) Microservices
6 160 (22.99%) TDD
7 155 (22.27%) Mentoring
8 129 (18.53%) Open Source
9 101 (14.51%) Test Automation
10 95 (13.65%) Problem-Solving
11 93 (13.36%) Scrum
12 87 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
13 86 (12.36%) Analytics
14 84 (12.07%) Deployment Automation
15 83 (11.93%) Configuration Management
16 78 (11.21%) Infrastructure as Code
17 75 (10.78%) Artificial Intelligence
18 71 (10.20%) Asset Management
19 61 (8.76%) Front End Development
20 59 (8.48%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 326 (46.84%) Python
2 279 (40.09%) JavaScript
3 260 (37.36%) Java
4 112 (16.09%) Bash Shell
5 111 (15.95%) SQL
6 101 (14.51%) Ruby
7 92 (13.22%) Go
8 88 (12.64%) C++
9 61 (8.76%) C
10 55 (7.90%) C#
11 49 (7.04%) PowerShell
12 41 (5.89%) Scala
13 40 (5.75%) TypeScript
14 34 (4.89%) PHP
15 33 (4.74%) Kotlin
16 32 (4.60%) Java 8
17 29 (4.17%) ES6
18 19 (2.73%) Clojure
19 17 (2.44%) Perl
20 12 (1.72%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 79 (11.35%) Degree
2 72 (10.34%) Security Cleared
3 62 (8.91%) SC Cleared
4 34 (4.89%) DV Cleared
5 25 (3.59%) RHCE
6 24 (3.45%) RHCSA
7 22 (3.16%) AWS Certification
8 14 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (2.01%) PhD
8 14 (2.01%) Postgraduate
9 11 (1.58%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (1.29%) Computer Science Degree
11 8 (1.15%) ISTQB
12 7 (1.01%) MCSA
13 4 (0.57%) MCSE
13 4 (0.57%) TOGAF Certification
14 2 (0.29%) Numerate Degree
15 1 (0.14%) CCNA
15 1 (0.14%) MBA
15 1 (0.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (9.63%) QA
2 11 (1.58%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.57%) GDPR
4 2 (0.29%) FedRAMP
4 2 (0.29%) FISMA
4 2 (0.29%) HIPAA
4 2 (0.29%) NIST
4 2 (0.29%) PSD2
5 1 (0.14%) ISO 31000
5 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.14%) NCSC
System Software
1 420 (60.34%) Docker
2 39 (5.60%) vSphere
3 38 (5.46%) VirtualBox
4 34 (4.89%) Active Directory
5 27 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (2.01%) Hyper-V
6 14 (2.01%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (1.15%) KVM
8 6 (0.86%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 6 (0.86%) Varnish
9 4 (0.57%) etcd
10 3 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.29%) Apache Flume
11 2 (0.29%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 2 (0.29%) HDFS
11 2 (0.29%) NFS
11 2 (0.29%) Squid
12 1 (0.14%) LXC
12 1 (0.14%) vCloud
12 1 (0.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 291 (41.81%) Ansible
1 291 (41.81%) Terraform
2 286 (41.09%) Kubernetes
3 150 (21.55%) Puppet
4 74 (10.63%) Opscode Chef
5 57 (8.19%) Packer
6 55 (7.90%) Consul
7 45 (6.47%) Grafana
8 42 (6.03%) Docker Swarm
9 41 (5.89%) Prometheus
10 26 (3.74%) Nagios
11 24 (3.45%) HAProxy
12 23 (3.30%) Opsview
13 17 (2.44%) Salt
14 16 (2.30%) Graphite
15 12 (1.72%) Rancher
16 11 (1.58%) Icinga
17 10 (1.44%) logstash
18 9 (1.29%) Mesos
19 8 (1.15%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 106 (15.23%) Microsoft
2 91 (13.07%) Google
3 49 (7.04%) VMware
4 42 (6.03%) Red Hat
5 32 (4.60%) Samsung
6 22 (3.16%) Oracle
7 19 (2.73%) Salesforce.com
7 19 (2.73%) Splunk
8 14 (2.01%) Cypress Semiconductor
9 13 (1.87%) Adobe
10 8 (1.15%) Zend
11 7 (1.01%) New Relic
12 6 (0.86%) AppDynamics
12 6 (0.86%) Qualys
13 5 (0.72%) Adyen
13 5 (0.72%) Atlassian
13 5 (0.72%) Cisco
13 5 (0.72%) Recurly
14 4 (0.57%) SAP
14 4 (0.57%) Telerik