Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitLab
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 697 873 1110
Rank change year-on-year +176 +237 +144
Permanent jobs citing GitLab 494 319 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.30% 0.18% 0.074%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.50% 0.89% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 368 244 125
UK median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -16.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £38,750 £32,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -20.83% +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 33,005 35,842 35,211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.07% 20.47% 18.35%
Number of salaries quoted 26,686 29,105 30,409
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 17 October 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 17 October 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 +213 464 £60,000 +9.09% 137
UK excluding London +100 298 £52,500 +10.53% 84
London +123 191 £70,000 +3.70% 61
South East +45 112 £55,000 - 19
North of England +62 88 £46,500 -7.00% 27
North West +33 44 £48,750 +5.98% 15
Yorkshire +36 35 £48,000 -23.20% 3
South West +34 33 £52,500 - 8
Midlands +17 25 £52,500 +66.67% 11
Scotland +9 22 £45,000 - 7
East Midlands +16 19 £52,500 - 2
East of England +48 18 £57,500 +64.29% 11
North East -9 9 £45,000 -10.00% 9
West Midlands -2 6 £82,500 +161.90% 9
Wales -4 4 £55,000 +86.44%

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 320 (64.78%) Jenkins
2 272 (55.06%) Docker
3 260 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
4 259 (52.43%) DevOps
5 252 (51.01%) Python
6 249 (50.40%) Linux
7 235 (47.57%) Git (software)
8 234 (47.37%) Amazon AWS
9 213 (43.12%) Continuous Integration
10 211 (42.71%) Java
11 184 (37.25%) Kubernetes
12 175 (35.43%) JavaScript
13 173 (35.02%) Ansible
14 147 (29.76%) Puppet
15 118 (23.89%) Bash Shell
15 118 (23.89%) SQL
16 114 (23.08%) Terraform
17 107 (21.66%) Ruby
18 102 (20.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 100 (20.24%) Microsoft Azure
20 98 (19.84%) TDD
21 96 (19.43%) Test Automation
22 95 (19.23%) GitHub
23 91 (18.42%) Open Source
23 91 (18.42%) React
24 86 (17.41%) Go
25 85 (17.21%) Node.js
26 82 (16.60%) Configuration Management
27 81 (16.40%) Continuous Delivery
28 76 (15.38%) CSS

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 38 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
2 31 (6.28%) nginx
3 26 (5.26%) Confluence
4 19 (3.85%) Apache Spark
5 17 (3.44%) Apache
5 17 (3.44%) CloudStack
5 17 (3.44%) WordPress
6 11 (2.23%) uWSGI
7 10 (2.02%) OpenStack
8 9 (1.82%) JBoss
9 7 (1.42%) Cloud Foundry
9 7 (1.42%) Tomcat
10 6 (1.21%) IIS
11 5 (1.01%) Apache Solr
11 5 (1.01%) Drupal
12 3 (0.61%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.40%) Apache Pig
13 2 (0.40%) Hyperledger
13 2 (0.40%) SharePoint
14 1 (0.20%) Ethereum
Applications
1 4 (0.81%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.20%) InVision
3 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.40%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.20%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.20%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 234 (47.37%) Amazon AWS
2 100 (20.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 95 (19.23%) GitHub
4 46 (9.31%) SaaS
5 45 (9.11%) Google Cloud Platform
6 44 (8.91%) AWS CloudFormation
7 36 (7.29%) PaaS
8 34 (6.88%) Serverless
9 31 (6.28%) Cloud Computing
10 30 (6.07%) AWS Lambda
11 29 (5.87%) IaaS
12 22 (4.45%) Amazon EC2
13 20 (4.05%) Amazon S3
14 17 (3.44%) Datadog
15 15 (3.04%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 15 (3.04%) npm
15 15 (3.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 10 (2.02%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 10 (2.02%) AWS Fargate
17 9 (1.82%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 30 (6.07%) TCP/IP
2 22 (4.45%) VLAN
3 21 (4.25%) DNS
4 17 (3.44%) Firewall
5 15 (3.04%) HTTP
6 9 (1.82%) Internet
6 9 (1.82%) VPN
7 7 (1.42%) Broadband
8 6 (1.21%) Network Security
8 6 (1.21%) SSH
8 6 (1.21%) VoIP
9 4 (0.81%) SMTP
9 4 (0.81%) SSL
10 3 (0.61%) SAN
11 2 (0.40%) NAS
11 2 (0.40%) VSAN
12 1 (0.20%) NX-OS
12 1 (0.20%) OpenVPN
12 1 (0.20%) SMS
12 1 (0.20%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
2 42 (8.50%) Big Data
2 42 (8.50%) MongoDB
3 38 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 36 (7.29%) MySQL
5 24 (4.86%) Neo4j
6 21 (4.25%) SQL Server
7 17 (3.44%) Apache Hive
7 17 (3.44%) Hadoop
8 16 (3.24%) Relational Database
9 15 (3.04%) Amazon RDS
10 12 (2.43%) Impala
11 11 (2.23%) HBase
12 8 (1.62%) RDBMS
13 7 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (1.42%) MariaDB
13 7 (1.42%) Oracle Database
13 7 (1.42%) Redis
14 6 (1.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 6 (1.21%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 320 (64.78%) Jenkins
2 235 (47.57%) Git (software)
3 102 (20.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 68 (13.77%) JIRA
5 66 (13.36%) Maven
6 55 (11.13%) Selenium
7 54 (10.93%) Vagrant
8 49 (9.92%) Subversion
9 47 (9.51%) TeamCity
10 44 (8.91%) Cucumber
11 41 (8.30%) WebDriver
12 36 (7.29%) webpack
13 34 (6.88%) Gradle
14 26 (5.26%) JBehave
14 26 (5.26%) SpecFlow
14 26 (5.26%) Travis CI
15 25 (5.06%) gulp
16 20 (4.05%) Artifactory
16 20 (4.05%) Sonatype Nexus
17 19 (3.85%) Bitbucket
General
1 69 (13.97%) Finance
2 26 (5.26%) Games
3 25 (5.06%) Retail
4 20 (4.05%) Telecoms
5 14 (2.83%) Legal
5 14 (2.83%) Manufacturing
6 11 (2.23%) Electronics
6 11 (2.23%) Marketing
7 8 (1.62%) Advertising
7 8 (1.62%) Banking
8 5 (1.01%) Law
9 4 (0.81%) French Language
9 4 (0.81%) Spanish Language
10 3 (0.61%) Publishing
11 1 (0.20%) Automotive
11 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.20%) Front Office
11 1 (0.20%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.20%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 157 (31.78%) Developer
2 154 (31.17%) DevOps Engineer
3 40 (8.10%) Java Developer
4 39 (7.89%) Tester
5 38 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
6 36 (7.29%) Test Engineer
7 33 (6.68%) Automation Tester
8 31 (6.28%) Platform Engineer
8 31 (6.28%) Senior DevOps
8 31 (6.28%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 30 (6.07%) Test Automation Engineer
10 29 (5.87%) Python Developer
11 27 (5.47%) AWS Engineer
12 25 (5.06%) Senior Developer
13 24 (4.86%) Architect
13 24 (4.86%) Linux Engineer
14 23 (4.66%) Lead DevOps
15 20 (4.05%) Full Stack Developer
15 20 (4.05%) Lead DevOps Engineer
16 19 (3.85%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (18.42%) React
2 85 (17.21%) Node.js
3 76 (15.38%) CSS
4 75 (15.18%) HTML
5 62 (12.55%) AngularJS
6 46 (9.31%) Vue.js
7 42 (8.50%) Elastic Stack
8 40 (8.10%) Kafka
9 37 (7.49%) Web Services
10 30 (6.07%) RESTful
11 29 (5.87%) HTML5
12 26 (5.26%) Ember.js
12 26 (5.26%) REST
13 25 (5.06%) CSS3
14 22 (4.45%) Spring
15 21 (4.25%) RabbitMQ
15 21 (4.25%) Redux
16 20 (4.05%) Django
17 19 (3.85%) Flask
17 19 (3.85%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 30 (6.07%) Computer Science
1 30 (6.07%) Mobile App
2 22 (4.45%) Self-Motivation
3 19 (3.85%) Public Cloud
4 14 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (2.43%) Linux Command Line
6 11 (2.23%) Fintech
6 11 (2.23%) Management Information System
7 8 (1.62%) Data Centre
7 8 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.42%) Industry 4.0
9 6 (1.21%) Hybrid Cloud
9 6 (1.21%) User Experience
10 5 (1.01%) Cloud Native
10 5 (1.01%) Robotics
11 4 (0.81%) Algorithms
11 4 (0.81%) Data Structures
11 4 (0.81%) Greenfield Project
11 4 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
12 3 (0.61%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 249 (50.40%) Linux
2 48 (9.72%) Windows
3 45 (9.11%) Unix
4 35 (7.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 33 (6.68%) CentOS
6 14 (2.83%) Debian
7 13 (2.63%) Android
7 13 (2.63%) Apple iOS
8 10 (2.02%) Windows Server
9 9 (1.82%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.81%) Nucleus RTOS
11 3 (0.61%) CoreOS
11 3 (0.61%) SUSE
12 2 (0.40%) Solaris
12 2 (0.40%) zOS
13 1 (0.20%) Fedora
13 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 260 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 259 (52.43%) DevOps
3 213 (43.12%) Continuous Integration
4 98 (19.84%) TDD
5 96 (19.43%) Test Automation
6 91 (18.42%) Open Source
7 82 (16.60%) Configuration Management
8 81 (16.40%) Continuous Delivery
9 72 (14.57%) Software Engineering
10 70 (14.17%) Scrum
11 65 (13.16%) Deployment Automation
12 64 (12.96%) Problem-Solving
13 56 (11.34%) Microservices
14 54 (10.93%) BDD
15 43 (8.70%) Mentoring
16 36 (7.29%) SDET
17 34 (6.88%) Analytics
18 32 (6.48%) Web Development
19 28 (5.67%) SDLC
20 27 (5.47%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 252 (51.01%) Python
2 211 (42.71%) Java
3 175 (35.43%) JavaScript
4 118 (23.89%) Bash Shell
4 118 (23.89%) SQL
5 107 (21.66%) Ruby
6 86 (17.41%) Go
7 73 (14.78%) C#
8 63 (12.75%) C++
9 47 (9.51%) PowerShell
10 36 (7.29%) Perl
11 25 (5.06%) Scala
12 19 (3.85%) TypeScript
13 18 (3.64%) ES6
14 17 (3.44%) PHP
15 16 (3.24%) C
16 12 (2.43%) Java 8
17 11 (2.23%) R
18 10 (2.02%) ES7
19 5 (1.01%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 55 (11.13%) Degree
2 28 (5.67%) AWS Certification
3 26 (5.26%) Security Cleared
4 23 (4.66%) SC Cleared
5 17 (3.44%) RHCE
6 16 (3.24%) DV Cleared
6 16 (3.24%) RHCSA
7 7 (1.42%) Numerate Degree
8 6 (1.21%) Computer Science Degree
8 6 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (1.01%) MCSE
10 4 (0.81%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 4 (0.81%) CCIE
10 4 (0.81%) CCNA
10 4 (0.81%) CCNP
10 4 (0.81%) CCSP
10 4 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.81%) CISSP
11 3 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.61%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (11.94%) QA
2 6 (1.21%) SLA
3 5 (1.01%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.61%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.40%) PMO
6 1 (0.20%) GDPR
6 1 (0.20%) GPG13
6 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 272 (55.06%) Docker
2 37 (7.49%) vSphere
3 20 (4.05%) Virtual Machines
4 17 (3.44%) VirtualBox
5 14 (2.83%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (1.62%) Active Directory
7 6 (1.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 6 (1.21%) KVM
7 6 (1.21%) oVirt
8 5 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (1.01%) XenServer
9 4 (0.81%) HDFS
10 2 (0.40%) Corosync
10 2 (0.40%) etcd
10 2 (0.40%) iptables
10 2 (0.40%) SkyDNS
10 2 (0.40%) XenApp
10 2 (0.40%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.20%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 184 (37.25%) Kubernetes
2 173 (35.02%) Ansible
3 147 (29.76%) Puppet
4 114 (23.08%) Terraform
5 74 (14.98%) Opscode Chef
6 28 (5.67%) Rancher
7 27 (5.47%) Docker Swarm
8 24 (4.86%) Prometheus
9 23 (4.66%) logstash
9 23 (4.66%) Packer
10 22 (4.45%) Graphite
10 22 (4.45%) HAProxy
11 21 (4.25%) Grafana
12 20 (4.05%) Salt
13 17 (3.44%) Icinga
14 16 (3.24%) Oozie
15 13 (2.63%) Consul
16 10 (2.02%) rkt
17 8 (1.62%) Kibana
18 6 (1.21%) Cacti
Vendors
1 60 (12.15%) Google
2 57 (11.54%) VMware
3 44 (8.91%) Microsoft
4 39 (7.89%) Red Hat
5 22 (4.45%) SaltStack
6 21 (4.25%) Oracle
7 20 (4.05%) IBM
8 15 (3.04%) Apple
9 13 (2.63%) Atlassian
10 12 (2.43%) Facebook
11 11 (2.23%) SAP
12 10 (2.02%) Splunk
13 7 (1.42%) Citrix
14 6 (1.21%) Adobe
14 6 (1.21%) AppDynamics
14 6 (1.21%) Cloudera
15 5 (1.01%) Talend
16 4 (0.81%) Mitel
16 4 (0.81%) Rakuten
16 4 (0.81%) Tableau