Period
to 20 April 2018

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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitLab
UK
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 878 937 1201
Rank change year-on-year +59 +264 +74
Permanent jobs citing GitLab 330 234 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.14% 0.043%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.90% 0.69% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 228 193 54
UK median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% - -23.08%
10th Percentile £36,000 £32,100 £33,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% - -14.29%

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 36,743 33,810 36,413
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.70% 19.59% 17.79%
Number of salaries quoted 30,060 28,577 31,226
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,613 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 20 April 2018.

Salary histogram for GitLab in the UK

GitLab
Top 15 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 20 April 2018. 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 +64 305 £62,500 +25.00% 66
UK excluding London +34 168 £45,000 +20.00% 33
London +25 157 £75,000 +36.36% 37
South East +38 59 £50,000 -23.08% 4
North of England +17 34 £41,000 -10.87% 13
East of England +17 26 £57,500 -11.54% 3
South West +5 21 £40,000 -15.79% 5
North West 0 19 £40,500 +18.25% 9
Scotland - 16 £40,000 - 3
Yorkshire +28 11 £41,000 -36.92% 2
Midlands -54 11 £31,500 -12.50% 4
West Midlands -42 9 £31,500 -12.50% 1
North East -24 4 £67,500 - 2
Northern Ireland - 4 £39,000 -
East Midlands -17 2 £41,250 -17.50% 3

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, 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.

1 189 (57.27%) Python
2 184 (55.76%) Linux
3 182 (55.15%) DevOps
4 170 (51.52%) Java
5 167 (50.61%) Agile Software Development
6 157 (47.58%) Jenkins
7 142 (43.03%) Docker
8 125 (37.88%) JavaScript
9 121 (36.67%) Amazon AWS
10 102 (30.91%) Git (software)
10 102 (30.91%) Ansible
11 100 (30.30%) Continuous Integration
12 96 (29.09%) Finance
13 94 (28.48%) Puppet
14 92 (27.88%) Opscode Chef
14 92 (27.88%) Ruby
15 91 (27.58%) Test Automation
16 81 (24.55%) Kubernetes
17 78 (23.64%) SQL
18 69 (20.91%) GitHub
19 64 (19.39%) PostgreSQL
20 62 (18.79%) HTML
20 62 (18.79%) Bash Shell
21 61 (18.48%) Configuration Management
22 60 (18.18%) CSS
23 58 (17.58%) Web Services
24 57 (17.27%) Unix
24 57 (17.27%) Maven
25 54 (16.36%) Perl
26 52 (15.76%) JIRA

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 44 (13.33%) Elasticsearch
2 32 (9.70%) Confluence
3 23 (6.97%) nginx
4 17 (5.15%) CloudStack
5 16 (4.85%) Apache
6 12 (3.64%) Apache Spark
7 9 (2.73%) WordPress
8 5 (1.52%) JBoss
9 4 (1.21%) Apache Solr
9 4 (1.21%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.91%) Jetty
10 3 (0.91%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 3 (0.91%) Traffic Server
11 2 (0.61%) CMS
11 2 (0.61%) Drupal
11 2 (0.61%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.30%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.30%) IIS
12 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 8 (2.42%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.30%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 121 (36.67%) Amazon AWS
2 69 (20.91%) GitHub
3 49 (14.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 36 (10.91%) IaaS
5 31 (9.39%) AWS CloudFormation
5 31 (9.39%) AWS Lambda
6 30 (9.09%) Serverless
7 19 (5.76%) SaaS
7 19 (5.76%) Slack
8 18 (5.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 17 (5.15%) PaaS
10 16 (4.85%) Google Cloud Platform
11 12 (3.64%) npm
12 10 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
12 10 (3.03%) Heroku
13 9 (2.73%) Amazon EC2
13 9 (2.73%) Amazon EMR
14 8 (2.42%) NuGet
14 8 (2.42%) SuccessFactors
15 7 (2.12%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 21 (6.36%) TCP/IP
2 15 (4.55%) HTTP
2 15 (4.55%) Internet
3 14 (4.24%) DNS
4 12 (3.64%) SSL
5 10 (3.03%) Broadband
6 9 (2.73%) SSH
7 5 (1.52%) SMTP
8 4 (1.21%) Firewall
9 3 (0.91%) H.323
9 3 (0.91%) Skype
10 2 (0.61%) DSL
11 1 (0.30%) BGP
11 1 (0.30%) DHCP
11 1 (0.30%) EIGRP
11 1 (0.30%) MPLS
11 1 (0.30%) MQTT
11 1 (0.30%) OpenLDAP
11 1 (0.30%) OpenVPN
11 1 (0.30%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (19.39%) PostgreSQL
2 35 (10.61%) MySQL
3 34 (10.30%) Big Data
4 23 (6.97%) Hadoop
5 22 (6.67%) Redis
5 22 (6.67%) Relational Database
6 18 (5.45%) MongoDB
7 15 (4.55%) RDBMS
8 10 (3.03%) Amazon Redshift
8 10 (3.03%) NoSQL
9 9 (2.73%) Apache Hive
9 9 (2.73%) Data Lake
10 8 (2.42%) BusinessObjects
10 8 (2.42%) Impala
10 8 (2.42%) Parquet
10 8 (2.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (2.12%) Spotfire
11 7 (2.12%) SQL Server
12 6 (1.82%) Cloudera CDH
12 6 (1.82%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 157 (47.58%) Jenkins
2 102 (30.91%) Git (software)
3 57 (17.27%) Maven
4 52 (15.76%) JIRA
5 44 (13.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 40 (12.12%) TeamCity
7 36 (10.91%) Subversion
8 31 (9.39%) Cucumber
9 28 (8.48%) Selenium
10 26 (7.88%) WebDriver
11 20 (6.06%) JUnit
11 20 (6.06%) Vagrant
12 16 (4.85%) gulp
12 16 (4.85%) Jasmine
13 15 (4.55%) HP UFT
13 15 (4.55%) SoapUI
13 15 (4.55%) TestComplete
14 14 (4.24%) Gradle
14 14 (4.24%) JMeter
14 14 (4.24%) Protractor
General
1 96 (29.09%) Finance
2 43 (13.03%) Telecoms
3 35 (10.61%) Retail
4 33 (10.00%) Banking
5 16 (4.85%) Marketing
6 15 (4.55%) Electronics
6 15 (4.55%) Manufacturing
7 14 (4.24%) Advertising
8 13 (3.94%) Games
9 10 (3.03%) Legal
10 4 (1.21%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.30%) Automotive
12 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.30%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 120 (36.36%) Developer
2 88 (26.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 33 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 28 (8.48%) Linux Engineer
4 28 (8.48%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 27 (8.18%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 22 (6.67%) Cloud Developer
7 21 (6.36%) Senior DevOps
7 21 (6.36%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 21 (6.36%) Software Engineer
8 19 (5.76%) Architect
8 19 (5.76%) Java Developer
9 18 (5.45%) AWS Engineer
9 18 (5.45%) Consultant
10 16 (4.85%) Test Engineer
11 15 (4.55%) DevOps Systems Engineer
11 15 (4.55%) Lead Developer
11 15 (4.55%) Linux Systems Engineer
11 15 (4.55%) Software Developer
11 15 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (18.79%) HTML
2 60 (18.18%) CSS
3 58 (17.58%) Web Services
4 50 (15.15%) JSON
5 40 (12.12%) REST
6 36 (10.91%) .NET
7 34 (10.30%) Kafka
8 30 (9.09%) Spring
9 29 (8.79%) HTML5
10 27 (8.18%) Node.js
11 24 (7.27%) AngularJS
12 23 (6.97%) React
12 23 (6.97%) RESTful
13 22 (6.67%) jQuery
14 20 (6.06%) Django
15 19 (5.76%) CSS3
15 19 (5.76%) Flask
16 18 (5.45%) SOAP
17 14 (4.24%) LAMP
18 13 (3.94%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 33 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 31 (9.39%) Public Cloud
3 19 (5.76%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (5.15%) Fintech
5 11 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
6 10 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
6 10 (3.03%) Linux Command Line
6 10 (3.03%) Mainframe
7 9 (2.73%) User Experience
8 6 (1.82%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.82%) Social Network
9 5 (1.52%) Clustering
9 5 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.52%) Fixed Income
9 5 (1.52%) Internet of Things
9 5 (1.52%) Private Cloud
10 4 (1.21%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.21%) Data Centre
10 4 (1.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (0.91%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 184 (55.76%) Linux
2 57 (17.27%) Unix
3 49 (14.85%) Windows
4 28 (8.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (5.15%) Ubuntu
6 14 (4.24%) Nucleus RTOS
7 10 (3.03%) Apple iOS
8 9 (2.73%) Debian
9 8 (2.42%) Android
9 8 (2.42%) CentOS
10 4 (1.21%) CoreOS
11 2 (0.61%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.30%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (55.15%) DevOps
2 167 (50.61%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (30.30%) Continuous Integration
4 91 (27.58%) Test Automation
5 61 (18.48%) Configuration Management
6 49 (14.85%) Continuous Delivery
6 49 (14.85%) Open Source
6 49 (14.85%) Scrum
6 49 (14.85%) SDLC
7 37 (11.21%) Mentoring
8 36 (10.91%) Business Intelligence
8 36 (10.91%) Problem-Solving
9 35 (10.61%) Software Engineering
10 33 (10.00%) Coaching
10 33 (10.00%) Microservices
11 31 (9.39%) TDD
11 31 (9.39%) Web Development
12 28 (8.48%) BDD
13 23 (6.97%) Unit Testing
13 23 (6.97%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 189 (57.27%) Python
2 170 (51.52%) Java
3 125 (37.88%) JavaScript
4 92 (27.88%) Ruby
5 78 (23.64%) SQL
6 62 (18.79%) Bash Shell
7 54 (16.36%) Perl
8 44 (13.33%) C#
9 41 (12.42%) PowerShell
10 38 (11.52%) PHP
11 31 (9.39%) C++
12 30 (9.09%) Go
13 24 (7.27%) Scala
14 15 (4.55%) C
15 13 (3.94%) Groovy
15 13 (3.94%) Shell Script
16 12 (3.64%) VB.NET
17 8 (2.42%) COBOL
17 8 (2.42%) Pascal
17 8 (2.42%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 37 (11.21%) Degree
2 22 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 21 (6.36%) Computer Science Degree
4 17 (5.15%) AWS Certification
5 13 (3.94%) SC Cleared
6 8 (2.42%) ISTQB
6 8 (2.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (1.82%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.61%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 1 (0.30%) LPIC
9 1 (0.30%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.30%) PhD
9 1 (0.30%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.58%) QA
2 8 (2.42%) GCP
3 6 (1.82%) Cyber Essentials
4 5 (1.52%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 142 (43.03%) Docker
2 17 (5.15%) vSphere
3 16 (4.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 8 (2.42%) HDFS
5 6 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (1.21%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (0.91%) KVM
8 1 (0.30%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.30%) Dovecot
8 1 (0.30%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.30%) NFS
Systems Management
1 102 (30.91%) Ansible
2 94 (28.48%) Puppet
3 92 (27.88%) Opscode Chef
4 81 (24.55%) Kubernetes
5 40 (12.12%) Terraform
6 30 (9.09%) logstash
7 19 (5.76%) Rancher
8 18 (5.45%) HAProxy
9 16 (4.85%) Prometheus
10 14 (4.24%) Kibana
11 12 (3.64%) Docker Swarm
12 11 (3.33%) Grafana
12 11 (3.33%) Icinga
13 9 (2.73%) Mesos
14 8 (2.42%) Oozie
14 8 (2.42%) Salt
15 4 (1.21%) Marathon
15 4 (1.21%) Nagios
15 4 (1.21%) rkt
15 4 (1.21%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 39 (11.82%) Splunk
2 30 (9.09%) Red Hat
2 30 (9.09%) SAP
3 29 (8.79%) SaltStack
4 26 (7.88%) VMware
5 23 (6.97%) Google
6 20 (6.06%) Salesforce.com
7 18 (5.45%) Oracle
8 17 (5.15%) IBM
9 15 (4.55%) New Relic
10 11 (3.33%) CA
10 11 (3.33%) CA Agile Central
10 11 (3.33%) Micro Focus
11 10 (3.03%) Atlassian
11 10 (3.03%) Cloudera
11 10 (3.03%) Microsoft
12 7 (2.12%) Tableau
12 7 (2.12%) Talend
13 6 (1.82%) AppDynamics
13 6 (1.82%) Zuora