Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitLab
UK
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 812 930 1211
Rank change year-on-year +118 +281 +63
Permanent jobs citing GitLab 379 272 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.16% 0.038%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.05% 0.78% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 257 224 54
UK median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% - -
10th Percentile £36,150 £31,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £88,000 £75,000 £66,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -33.33% +37.14%

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 36,072 34,846 36,208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.75% 20.13% 17.98%
Number of salaries quoted 29,280 28,999 31,165
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +77 347 £62,500 +25.00% 84
UK excluding London +60 209 £45,000 +12.50% 45
London +37 163 £71,250 +29.55% 43
South East +24 66 £50,000 -23.08% 11
North of England +42 54 £41,000 -10.87% 15
East of England +24 27 £57,500 - 5
South West +18 27 £40,000 -15.79% 6
North West +6 24 £40,500 -11.96% 5
Scotland -8 24 £45,000 - 2
Yorkshire +40 21 £41,000 -36.92% 5
Midlands -38 16 £52,500 +45.83% 4
North East -8 9 £67,500 - 5
West Midlands -31 9 £82,500 +129.17% 1
East Midlands +5 7 £52,500 +23.53% 3
Northern Ireland +7 1 £39,000 +6.85%

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 225 (59.37%) Python
2 217 (57.26%) Linux
3 209 (55.15%) DevOps
4 204 (53.83%) Agile Software Development
5 189 (49.87%) Java
6 183 (48.28%) Jenkins
7 177 (46.70%) Docker
8 167 (44.06%) Amazon AWS
9 143 (37.73%) Ansible
10 139 (36.68%) Continuous Integration
11 138 (36.41%) Git (software)
12 137 (36.15%) JavaScript
13 122 (32.19%) Ruby
14 114 (30.08%) Puppet
14 114 (30.08%) Kubernetes
15 110 (29.02%) Test Automation
16 86 (22.69%) Opscode Chef
17 84 (22.16%) Bash Shell
18 82 (21.64%) GitHub
18 82 (21.64%) Finance
19 80 (21.11%) SQL
20 68 (17.94%) Configuration Management
21 66 (17.41%) HTML
21 66 (17.41%) CSS
22 64 (16.89%) Continuous Delivery
23 62 (16.36%) PostgreSQL
23 62 (16.36%) Scrum
23 62 (16.36%) Maven
24 60 (15.83%) Open Source
25 59 (15.57%) Atlassian Bamboo

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 51 (13.46%) Elasticsearch
2 34 (8.97%) nginx
3 25 (6.60%) CloudStack
4 24 (6.33%) Apache
5 23 (6.07%) Confluence
6 14 (3.69%) Apache Spark
7 11 (2.90%) WordPress
8 8 (2.11%) Tomcat
9 6 (1.58%) JBoss
9 6 (1.58%) uWSGI
10 4 (1.06%) Apache Solr
10 4 (1.06%) Drupal
10 4 (1.06%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.79%) IIS
11 3 (0.79%) Jetty
11 3 (0.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 3 (0.79%) Traffic Server
12 2 (0.53%) Cloud Foundry
12 2 (0.53%) CMS
12 2 (0.53%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.06%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.53%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.26%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.26%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 167 (44.06%) Amazon AWS
2 82 (21.64%) GitHub
3 58 (15.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 43 (11.35%) AWS Lambda
5 42 (11.08%) Serverless
6 41 (10.82%) AWS CloudFormation
7 38 (10.03%) IaaS
8 25 (6.60%) SaaS
9 23 (6.07%) Google Cloud Platform
10 20 (5.28%) PaaS
11 18 (4.75%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 17 (4.49%) Slack
13 11 (2.90%) Amazon S3
14 10 (2.64%) Amazon EC2
14 10 (2.64%) Amazon ELB
15 9 (2.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 9 (2.37%) Cloud Computing
15 9 (2.37%) Heroku
15 9 (2.37%) IBM Cloud
16 8 (2.11%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 30 (7.92%) TCP/IP
2 22 (5.80%) HTTP
3 21 (5.54%) DNS
4 18 (4.75%) Internet
5 15 (3.96%) SSL
6 12 (3.17%) SSH
7 11 (2.90%) Firewall
8 10 (2.64%) Broadband
9 9 (2.37%) SMTP
10 5 (1.32%) VLAN
11 4 (1.06%) Network Security
12 3 (0.79%) VoIP
13 2 (0.53%) DSL
13 2 (0.53%) NAS
13 2 (0.53%) SAN
13 2 (0.53%) VSAN
14 1 (0.26%) MQTT
14 1 (0.26%) PPP
14 1 (0.26%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (16.36%) PostgreSQL
2 43 (11.35%) Big Data
3 41 (10.82%) MySQL
4 30 (7.92%) MongoDB
5 22 (5.80%) Hadoop
5 22 (5.80%) Relational Database
6 21 (5.54%) Redis
7 15 (3.96%) Neo4j
7 15 (3.96%) RDBMS
8 12 (3.17%) Apache Hive
8 12 (3.17%) NoSQL
8 12 (3.17%) SQL Server
9 11 (2.90%) Data Lake
10 10 (2.64%) Impala
10 10 (2.64%) Parquet
11 9 (2.37%) Amazon Redshift
11 9 (2.37%) Spotfire
12 7 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (1.85%) InfluxDB
13 6 (1.58%) Apache Zeppelin
Development Applications
1 183 (48.28%) Jenkins
2 138 (36.41%) Git (software)
3 62 (16.36%) Maven
4 59 (15.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 51 (13.46%) JIRA
6 44 (11.61%) Subversion
7 43 (11.35%) Cucumber
7 43 (11.35%) Selenium
8 42 (11.08%) Vagrant
9 38 (10.03%) TeamCity
10 37 (9.76%) WebDriver
11 19 (5.01%) JUnit
12 17 (4.49%) Gradle
12 17 (4.49%) gulp
13 16 (4.22%) GoCD
13 16 (4.22%) Sonatype Nexus
14 14 (3.69%) Ant
15 13 (3.43%) Artifactory
16 12 (3.17%) Jasmine
16 12 (3.17%) SpecFlow
General
1 82 (21.64%) Finance
2 38 (10.03%) Retail
3 33 (8.71%) Telecoms
4 28 (7.39%) Banking
5 13 (3.43%) Games
5 13 (3.43%) Legal
6 10 (2.64%) Marketing
7 9 (2.37%) Advertising
8 8 (2.11%) Electronics
8 8 (2.11%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.06%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.26%) Automotive
11 1 (0.26%) Digital Economy
11 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.26%) Front Office
11 1 (0.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 123 (32.45%) Developer
2 115 (30.34%) DevOps Engineer
3 31 (8.18%) AWS Engineer
4 29 (7.65%) Cloud Engineer
4 29 (7.65%) Linux Engineer
4 29 (7.65%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 29 (7.65%) Test Engineer
5 28 (7.39%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 27 (7.12%) Architect
7 25 (6.60%) Senior DevOps
7 25 (6.60%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 24 (6.33%) Cloud Developer
9 23 (6.07%) Test Automation Engineer
9 23 (6.07%) Tester
10 22 (5.80%) Senior Developer
11 20 (5.28%) Consultant
11 20 (5.28%) J2EE Architect
11 20 (5.28%) Java Architect
11 20 (5.28%) Java/J2EE Architect
12 19 (5.01%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (17.41%) CSS
1 66 (17.41%) HTML
2 47 (12.40%) Web Services
3 42 (11.08%) JSON
4 38 (10.03%) Kafka
5 35 (9.23%) Node.js
6 34 (8.97%) React
7 31 (8.18%) .NET
8 27 (7.12%) Flask
8 27 (7.12%) RESTful
9 26 (6.86%) AngularJS
9 26 (6.86%) Django
10 25 (6.60%) HTML5
10 25 (6.60%) REST
11 22 (5.80%) CSS3
12 21 (5.54%) J2EE
13 20 (5.28%) Elastic Stack
13 20 (5.28%) Spring
14 19 (5.01%) jQuery
15 15 (3.96%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 34 (8.97%) Public Cloud
2 30 (7.92%) Computer Science
3 17 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (4.49%) Fintech
4 11 (2.90%) Self-Motivation
5 10 (2.64%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (2.64%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.58%) Linux Command Line
6 6 (1.58%) Mainframe
6 6 (1.58%) Social Network
7 5 (1.32%) Clustering
7 5 (1.32%) Internet of Things
8 4 (1.06%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.06%) Private Cloud
9 3 (0.79%) Cloud Native
9 3 (0.79%) Data Centre
9 3 (0.79%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (0.79%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (0.79%) Online Games
9 3 (0.79%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 217 (57.26%) Linux
2 57 (15.04%) Windows
3 45 (11.87%) Unix
4 28 (7.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (4.22%) Ubuntu
6 13 (3.43%) Nucleus RTOS
7 10 (2.64%) Apple iOS
8 9 (2.37%) CentOS
9 5 (1.32%) Android
10 4 (1.06%) Debian
11 3 (0.79%) Windows Server
12 2 (0.53%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.26%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.26%) Solaris
13 1 (0.26%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (55.15%) DevOps
2 204 (53.83%) Agile Software Development
3 139 (36.68%) Continuous Integration
4 110 (29.02%) Test Automation
5 68 (17.94%) Configuration Management
6 64 (16.89%) Continuous Delivery
7 62 (16.36%) Scrum
8 60 (15.83%) Open Source
9 52 (13.72%) Deployment Automation
10 43 (11.35%) SDLC
11 42 (11.08%) Problem-Solving
12 41 (10.82%) TDD
13 39 (10.29%) Coaching
14 36 (9.50%) BDD
14 36 (9.50%) Microservices
14 36 (9.50%) Software Engineering
15 35 (9.23%) Web Development
16 32 (8.44%) Mentoring
17 26 (6.86%) Unit Testing
18 25 (6.60%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 225 (59.37%) Python
2 189 (49.87%) Java
3 137 (36.15%) JavaScript
4 122 (32.19%) Ruby
5 84 (22.16%) Bash Shell
6 80 (21.11%) SQL
7 59 (15.57%) Perl
8 55 (14.51%) C#
8 55 (14.51%) Go
9 49 (12.93%) PowerShell
10 33 (8.71%) C++
11 32 (8.44%) PHP
12 30 (7.92%) Scala
13 22 (5.80%) C
14 10 (2.64%) Groovy
14 10 (2.64%) R
14 10 (2.64%) Shell Script
15 8 (2.11%) VB.NET
16 6 (1.58%) Objective-C
16 6 (1.58%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 38 (10.03%) Degree
2 22 (5.80%) Security Cleared
3 19 (5.01%) AWS Certification
4 16 (4.22%) Computer Science Degree
5 12 (3.17%) SC Cleared
6 5 (1.32%) Master's Degree
7 4 (1.06%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.79%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.79%) MCSE
8 3 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.79%) RHCE
9 2 (0.53%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 2 (0.53%) CCIE
9 2 (0.53%) CCNA
9 2 (0.53%) CCNP
9 2 (0.53%) CCSP
9 2 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.53%) CISSP
9 2 (0.53%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (11.35%) QA
2 16 (4.22%) GCP
3 10 (2.64%) Disclosure Scotland
4 6 (1.58%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (0.79%) SLA
6 1 (0.26%) GPG13
6 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.26%) PMO
System Software
1 177 (46.70%) Docker
2 31 (8.18%) vSphere
3 15 (3.96%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 12 (3.17%) Virtual Machines
5 11 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (2.64%) HDFS
7 5 (1.32%) VirtualBox
7 5 (1.32%) XenServer
8 4 (1.06%) KVM
9 3 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.26%) Active Directory
10 1 (0.26%) Corosync
10 1 (0.26%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 143 (37.73%) Ansible
2 114 (30.08%) Kubernetes
2 114 (30.08%) Puppet
3 86 (22.69%) Opscode Chef
4 57 (15.04%) Terraform
5 34 (8.97%) logstash
5 34 (8.97%) Rancher
6 28 (7.39%) HAProxy
7 23 (6.07%) Icinga
8 15 (3.96%) Prometheus
9 14 (3.69%) Grafana
10 12 (3.17%) Salt
11 11 (2.90%) Oozie
12 10 (2.64%) Packer
13 9 (2.37%) Graphite
14 8 (2.11%) Kibana
15 7 (1.85%) Docker Swarm
15 7 (1.85%) Mesos
16 4 (1.06%) Cacti
16 4 (1.06%) Consul
Vendors
1 52 (13.72%) VMware
2 43 (11.35%) Splunk
3 35 (9.23%) SaltStack
4 29 (7.65%) Google
5 25 (6.60%) Red Hat
6 19 (5.01%) Oracle
7 18 (4.75%) IBM
8 13 (3.43%) SAP
9 12 (3.17%) Cloudera
10 11 (2.90%) AppDynamics
10 11 (2.90%) Atlassian
11 10 (2.64%) New Relic
11 10 (2.64%) Salesforce.com
12 9 (2.37%) Tableau
12 9 (2.37%) Talend
13 7 (1.85%) Apple
14 6 (1.58%) CA
14 6 (1.58%) CA Agile Central
14 6 (1.58%) Micro Focus
14 6 (1.58%) Zuora