Period
to 23 January 2020

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 23 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitLab
UK
6 months to
23 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 497 663 887
Rank change year-on-year +166 +224 +123
Permanent jobs citing GitLab 656 505 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.52% 0.33% 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.70% 1.67% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 554 371 254
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -5.17%
10th Percentile £37,500 £38,750 £33,375
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £82,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +16.67% -13.46%

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 24,323 30,215 35,486
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.34% 19.90% 20.32%
Number of salaries quoted 19,162 24,036 29,133
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £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 23 January 2020.

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 23 January 2020. 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 +147 626 £62,500 +4.17% 133
UK excluding London +78 329 £55,000 +4.76% 85
London +187 315 £80,000 +14.29% 62
North of England +114 146 £55,000 +10.00% 24
North West +118 108 £50,000 -0.99% 18
South East +1 54 £65,000 +10.64% 8
Midlands +53 45 £55,000 +15.79% 16
South West +9 35 £45,000 -14.29% 14
West Midlands +44 32 £55,000 - 9
Yorkshire +23 31 £55,000 +4.76% 3
East of England +88 29 £52,500 -8.70% 9
East Midlands +19 13 £60,000 +26.32% 7
Scotland +24 9 £37,500 -11.76% 11
North East +8 7 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Wales -4 6 £32,500 -40.91% 3
Northern Ireland - 5 £32,500 -

For the 6 months to 23 January 2020, 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.

1 399 (60.82%) DevOps
2 362 (55.18%) AWS
3 342 (52.13%) Docker
4 334 (50.91%) Jenkins
5 323 (49.24%) Agile Software Development
6 285 (43.45%) Python
7 258 (39.33%) Git (software)
8 243 (37.04%) Kubernetes
9 241 (36.74%) Linux
10 234 (35.67%) Java
11 212 (32.32%) JavaScript
12 201 (30.64%) Software Engineering
13 192 (29.27%) Ansible
14 185 (28.20%) Continuous Integration
15 184 (28.05%) SQL
16 177 (26.98%) Microservices
17 175 (26.68%) Terraform
18 171 (26.07%) Puppet
19 167 (25.46%) GitHub
20 166 (25.30%) Azure
21 157 (23.93%) Finance
22 150 (22.87%) HTML
23 139 (21.19%) CSS
24 115 (17.53%) TDD
25 110 (16.77%) JIRA
26 106 (16.16%) GCP
27 104 (15.85%) Opscode Chef
28 103 (15.70%) Web Services
29 99 (15.09%) C#
29 99 (15.09%) Node.js

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 32 (4.88%) Confluence
2 31 (4.73%) CMS
3 27 (4.12%) Apache
4 26 (3.96%) nginx
5 22 (3.35%) Elasticsearch
6 18 (2.74%) Cloud Foundry
7 14 (2.13%) JBoss
7 14 (2.13%) WebSphere
8 12 (1.83%) Drupal
9 11 (1.68%) Apache TomEE
9 11 (1.68%) GeoServer
9 11 (1.68%) WordPress
10 9 (1.37%) SharePoint
11 8 (1.22%) Apache Spark
12 7 (1.07%) Headless CMS
12 7 (1.07%) OpenStack
13 5 (0.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 5 (0.76%) IIS
14 4 (0.61%) Ethereum
14 4 (0.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (1.83%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.46%) Adobe XD
2 3 (0.46%) InVision
2 3 (0.46%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.46%) Zeplin
3 1 (0.15%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 5 (0.76%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 4 (0.61%) Magento
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.15%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 362 (55.18%) AWS
2 167 (25.46%) GitHub
3 166 (25.30%) Azure
4 106 (16.16%) GCP
5 87 (13.26%) Amazon EC2
6 84 (12.80%) Amazon ECS
7 70 (10.67%) Serverless
8 62 (9.45%) AWS CloudFormation
9 56 (8.54%) AWS Lambda
10 50 (7.62%) Amazon S3
11 40 (6.10%) Amazon SQS
12 32 (4.88%) AWS Fargate
13 29 (4.42%) SaaS
14 22 (3.35%) OpenShift
15 19 (2.90%) AWS CodePipeline
16 17 (2.59%) Office 365
16 17 (2.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 16 (2.44%) Slack
18 15 (2.29%) CloudFront
19 12 (1.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 30 (4.57%) Firewall
2 25 (3.81%) DNS
3 18 (2.74%) HTTP
4 16 (2.44%) TCP/IP
5 14 (2.13%) VLAN
6 13 (1.98%) Internet
7 9 (1.37%) DHCP
8 7 (1.07%) SNMP
9 5 (0.76%) SSL
9 5 (0.76%) VPN
9 5 (0.76%) Wireless
10 4 (0.61%) BGP
10 4 (0.61%) iSCSI
10 4 (0.61%) MPLS
10 4 (0.61%) OSPF
10 4 (0.61%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
10 4 (0.61%) PPP
10 4 (0.61%) VoIP
11 3 (0.46%) SAN
11 3 (0.46%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 70 (10.67%) MySQL
3 54 (8.23%) PostgreSQL
4 53 (8.08%) Big Data
5 48 (7.32%) SQL Server
6 35 (5.34%) MongoDB
7 33 (5.03%) Amazon RDS
8 25 (3.81%) Redis
9 22 (3.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 21 (3.20%) Relational Database
11 12 (1.83%) Neo4j
12 11 (1.68%) Hadoop
13 8 (1.22%) Blockchain
14 7 (1.07%) Amazon Aurora
15 6 (0.91%) Apache Hive
15 6 (0.91%) DB2
15 6 (0.91%) HBase
15 6 (0.91%) Impala
16 5 (0.76%) RDBMS
17 4 (0.61%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 334 (50.91%) Jenkins
2 258 (39.33%) Git (software)
3 110 (16.77%) JIRA
4 82 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 68 (10.37%) Bitbucket
6 55 (8.38%) TeamCity
7 39 (5.95%) Artifactory
7 39 (5.95%) Cucumber
7 39 (5.95%) Octopus Deploy
8 38 (5.79%) Mockito
9 34 (5.18%) CircleCI
10 33 (5.03%) Subversion
11 32 (4.88%) JUnit
12 31 (4.73%) Maven
12 31 (4.73%) Selenium
12 31 (4.73%) SonarQube
12 31 (4.73%) Sonatype Nexus
13 28 (4.27%) Team Foundation Server
14 22 (3.35%) Gradle
14 22 (3.35%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 157 (23.93%) Finance
2 62 (9.45%) Banking
3 26 (3.96%) Retail
4 22 (3.35%) Front Office
5 20 (3.05%) Financial Institution
6 16 (2.44%) Investment Banking
6 16 (2.44%) Telecoms
7 15 (2.29%) Marketing
8 13 (1.98%) Law
9 10 (1.52%) Automotive
9 10 (1.52%) Electronics
9 10 (1.52%) Games
10 8 (1.22%) Advertising
10 8 (1.22%) Back Office
10 8 (1.22%) Public Sector
11 6 (0.91%) Retail Banking
12 5 (0.76%) Avionics
13 3 (0.46%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.30%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 214 (32.62%) Developer
2 200 (30.49%) DevOps Engineer
3 106 (16.16%) Software Engineer
4 80 (12.20%) AWS Engineer
5 65 (9.91%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 55 (8.38%) Java Developer
7 50 (7.62%) AWS DevOps
7 50 (7.62%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 41 (6.25%) Senior Developer
9 40 (6.10%) Senior Software Engineer
10 38 (5.79%) Java Engineer
11 36 (5.49%) Java Software Engineer
12 35 (5.34%) Senior DevOps
13 34 (5.18%) Kubernetes Engineer
14 31 (4.73%) JavaScript Developer
15 26 (3.96%) Administrator
15 26 (3.96%) Agile Developer
15 26 (3.96%) Java Software Developer
16 25 (3.81%) AWS Developer
16 25 (3.81%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (22.87%) HTML
2 139 (21.19%) CSS
3 103 (15.70%) Web Services
4 99 (15.09%) Node.js
5 97 (14.79%) React
6 95 (14.48%) HTML5
7 88 (13.41%) AngularJS
8 81 (12.35%) .NET
9 70 (10.67%) Elastic Stack
10 68 (10.37%) RESTful
11 53 (8.08%) REST
12 51 (7.77%) Swagger
13 49 (7.47%) Vue.js
14 46 (7.01%) RabbitMQ
15 45 (6.86%) Spring
16 43 (6.55%) CSS3
17 42 (6.40%) JSON
18 41 (6.25%) Kafka
19 32 (4.88%) Laravel
19 32 (4.88%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 47 (7.16%) Public Cloud
2 38 (5.79%) Hedge funds
3 31 (4.73%) Mobile App
4 25 (3.81%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (3.66%) Greenfield Project
6 22 (3.35%) Equities
6 22 (3.35%) Fixed Income
6 22 (3.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 21 (3.20%) Enterprise Software
7 21 (3.20%) Reference Data
8 20 (3.05%) Cloud Native
8 20 (3.05%) User Experience
9 19 (2.90%) Self-Motivation
10 18 (2.74%) Hybrid Cloud
11 12 (1.83%) Linux Command Line
12 11 (1.68%) Grid Computing
13 10 (1.52%) Management Information System
14 9 (1.37%) PKI
15 8 (1.22%) Renewable Energy
16 7 (1.07%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 241 (36.74%) Linux
2 71 (10.82%) Windows
3 62 (9.45%) Unix
4 49 (7.47%) CentOS
5 47 (7.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 17 (2.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (2.44%) Android
7 16 (2.44%) Apple iOS
8 13 (1.98%) Fedora
8 13 (1.98%) Kali Linux
8 13 (1.98%) Ubuntu
9 11 (1.68%) Windows Server
10 6 (0.91%) CoreOS
10 6 (0.91%) Mac OS
10 6 (0.91%) zOS
11 3 (0.46%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.30%) Debian
12 2 (0.30%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.15%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 399 (60.82%) DevOps
2 323 (49.24%) Agile Software Development
3 201 (30.64%) Software Engineering
4 185 (28.20%) Continuous Integration
5 177 (26.98%) Microservices
6 115 (17.53%) TDD
7 83 (12.65%) Mentoring
8 80 (12.20%) Configuration Management
9 79 (12.04%) Test Automation
10 73 (11.13%) Scrum
11 69 (10.52%) Front End Development
11 69 (10.52%) Infrastructure as Code
11 69 (10.52%) OO
12 60 (9.15%) Asset Management
13 58 (8.84%) Open Source
14 54 (8.23%) Coaching
14 54 (8.23%) Load Balancing
15 53 (8.08%) Deployment Automation
16 51 (7.77%) OOP
17 49 (7.47%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 285 (43.45%) Python
2 234 (35.67%) Java
3 212 (32.32%) JavaScript
4 184 (28.05%) SQL
5 99 (15.09%) C#
6 83 (12.65%) Bash Shell
7 80 (12.20%) Ruby
8 70 (10.67%) PHP
8 70 (10.67%) PowerShell
9 61 (9.30%) Go
10 58 (8.84%) TypeScript
11 54 (8.23%) C++
12 47 (7.16%) Scala
13 23 (3.51%) R
14 22 (3.35%) Groovy
15 19 (2.90%) Shell Script
16 18 (2.74%) ES6
17 16 (2.44%) Kotlin
18 14 (2.13%) C
19 13 (1.98%) Perl
Qualifications
1 42 (6.40%) Degree
2 24 (3.66%) Security Cleared
3 22 (3.35%) SC Cleared
4 14 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (1.52%) PhD
6 9 (1.37%) DV Cleared
7 6 (0.91%) AWS Certification
7 6 (0.91%) ISTQB
8 5 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.46%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 2 (0.30%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.30%) PMP
11 2 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.15%) MCIPD
12 1 (0.15%) Numerate Degree
12 1 (0.15%) RHCE
12 1 (0.15%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (4.73%) QA
2 9 (1.37%) WCAG
3 2 (0.30%) GDPR
3 2 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.30%) MiFID
System Software
1 342 (52.13%) Docker
2 26 (3.96%) Active Directory
3 16 (2.44%) vSphere
4 10 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (0.91%) Firmware
6 5 (0.76%) VirtualBox
7 4 (0.61%) Corosync
7 4 (0.61%) DRBD
7 4 (0.61%) FreeRADIUS
7 4 (0.61%) Postfix
7 4 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (0.46%) LXC
8 3 (0.46%) Varnish
8 3 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.15%) Xen
9 1 (0.15%) zsh
Systems Management
1 243 (37.04%) Kubernetes
2 192 (29.27%) Ansible
3 175 (26.68%) Terraform
4 171 (26.07%) Puppet
5 104 (15.85%) Opscode Chef
6 58 (8.84%) Packer
7 48 (7.32%) Grafana
8 42 (6.40%) Graphite
9 40 (6.10%) Prometheus
10 35 (5.34%) Consul
11 32 (4.88%) Docker Swarm
12 16 (2.44%) Istio
13 15 (2.29%) Rancher
13 15 (2.29%) Sysdig
14 14 (2.13%) Nessus
15 13 (1.98%) Nmap
16 12 (1.83%) Icinga
17 10 (1.52%) HAProxy
18 8 (1.22%) Nagios
19 7 (1.07%) Munin
Vendors
1 76 (11.59%) Google
2 59 (8.99%) Oracle
3 56 (8.54%) Microsoft
4 32 (4.88%) IBM
5 23 (3.51%) Atlassian
5 23 (3.51%) Red Hat
6 19 (2.90%) VMware
7 17 (2.59%) Splunk
8 13 (1.98%) New Relic
8 13 (1.98%) Qualys
9 12 (1.83%) Dynatrace
9 12 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
9 12 (1.83%) SAP
9 12 (1.83%) ServiceNow
10 11 (1.68%) HP
11 8 (1.22%) Adobe
12 7 (1.07%) CA
12 7 (1.07%) Dell
12 7 (1.07%) Symantec
12 7 (1.07%) Veritas