Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitLab
UK
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 711 908 1185
Rank change year-on-year +197 +277 +79
Permanent jobs citing GitLab 478 293 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.17% 0.048%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.39% 0.81% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 321 236 83
UK median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -16.67% -4.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £29,750 £36,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -28.00% +40.45%

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 34,377 36,364 35,732
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.34% 20.63% 18.13%
Number of salaries quoted 27,873 29,719 30,964
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £73,750
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 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for GitLab in the UK

GitLab
Top 14 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 21 August 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 +177 444 £60,000 +20.00% 64
UK excluding London +102 286 £52,500 +16.67% 47
London +101 185 £70,000 +12.00% 19
South East +63 110 £55,000 - 21
North of England +60 79 £52,500 +10.53% 12
Yorkshire +50 37 £48,000 -26.15% 5
North West +35 37 £57,500 +29.94% 6
South West +28 28 £45,000 -5.26% 6
East of England +48 27 £60,000 +26.32% 4
Scotland +3 27 £45,000 - 2
Midlands -29 19 £52,500 +45.83% 2
East Midlands +8 10 £52,500 +23.53% 1
West Midlands -14 9 £82,500 +129.17% 1
North East -23 5 £57,970 +15.94% 1

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 264 (55.23%) Python
2 262 (54.81%) DevOps
3 261 (54.60%) Agile Software Development
4 259 (54.18%) Jenkins
5 239 (50.00%) Linux
6 234 (48.95%) Docker
7 214 (44.77%) Amazon AWS
8 208 (43.51%) Java
9 188 (39.33%) Git (software)
10 174 (36.40%) Continuous Integration
11 165 (34.52%) JavaScript
12 162 (33.89%) Kubernetes
13 157 (32.85%) Ansible
14 125 (26.15%) Puppet
15 121 (25.31%) Ruby
16 116 (24.27%) Test Automation
16 116 (24.27%) Bash Shell
17 101 (21.13%) SQL
18 97 (20.29%) GitHub
19 93 (19.46%) Terraform
20 83 (17.36%) Microsoft Azure
20 83 (17.36%) TDD
21 81 (16.95%) HTML
22 79 (16.53%) CSS
23 78 (16.32%) Opscode Chef
24 75 (15.69%) React
25 74 (15.48%) Continuous Delivery
25 74 (15.48%) Go
26 73 (15.27%) Node.js
26 73 (15.27%) Open Source

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 47 (9.83%) Elasticsearch
2 36 (7.53%) nginx
3 25 (5.23%) CloudStack
4 23 (4.81%) Confluence
5 21 (4.39%) Apache
6 20 (4.18%) WordPress
7 17 (3.56%) Apache Spark
8 11 (2.30%) uWSGI
9 10 (2.09%) OpenStack
10 8 (1.67%) JBoss
11 7 (1.46%) Cloud Foundry
11 7 (1.46%) Tomcat
12 5 (1.05%) IIS
13 4 (0.84%) Drupal
14 3 (0.63%) WebSphere
15 2 (0.42%) Apache Pig
15 2 (0.42%) Apache Solr
16 1 (0.21%) Gunicorn
16 1 (0.21%) Hyperledger
16 1 (0.21%) Tornado
Applications
1 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.42%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.21%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.21%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 214 (44.77%) Amazon AWS
2 97 (20.29%) GitHub
3 83 (17.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 57 (11.92%) AWS CloudFormation
5 51 (10.67%) AWS Lambda
5 51 (10.67%) Serverless
6 50 (10.46%) IaaS
7 43 (9.00%) SaaS
8 38 (7.95%) Google Cloud Platform
9 37 (7.74%) PaaS
10 17 (3.56%) Amazon EC2
11 16 (3.35%) Cloud Computing
11 16 (3.35%) Datadog
12 15 (3.14%) Amazon S3
12 15 (3.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 14 (2.93%) Slack
14 13 (2.72%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 12 (2.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 11 (2.30%) Amazon ELB
16 11 (2.30%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 33 (6.90%) TCP/IP
2 26 (5.44%) DNS
3 18 (3.77%) HTTP
4 14 (2.93%) SSL
5 13 (2.72%) Firewall
5 13 (2.72%) Internet
6 12 (2.51%) VLAN
7 8 (1.67%) SMTP
7 8 (1.67%) SSH
8 6 (1.26%) Broadband
8 6 (1.26%) Network Security
8 6 (1.26%) VoIP
9 3 (0.63%) SAN
10 2 (0.42%) DSL
10 2 (0.42%) NAS
10 2 (0.42%) VPN
10 2 (0.42%) VSAN
11 1 (0.21%) OpenVPN
11 1 (0.21%) SMS
11 1 (0.21%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (14.64%) PostgreSQL
2 50 (10.46%) Big Data
3 38 (7.95%) MongoDB
4 37 (7.74%) MySQL
5 26 (5.44%) Neo4j
6 24 (5.02%) NoSQL
7 19 (3.97%) Hadoop
8 18 (3.77%) Redis
9 16 (3.35%) SQL Server
10 15 (3.14%) Relational Database
11 14 (2.93%) Amazon RDS
11 14 (2.93%) Apache Hive
12 12 (2.51%) RDBMS
13 10 (2.09%) Amazon Redshift
13 10 (2.09%) Impala
14 9 (1.88%) InfluxDB
15 8 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
15 8 (1.67%) Data Lake
15 8 (1.67%) Parquet
15 8 (1.67%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 259 (54.18%) Jenkins
2 188 (39.33%) Git (software)
3 73 (15.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 61 (12.76%) JIRA
4 61 (12.76%) Maven
5 53 (11.09%) Vagrant
6 48 (10.04%) Cucumber
7 47 (9.83%) Selenium
8 45 (9.41%) Subversion
9 38 (7.95%) WebDriver
10 34 (7.11%) TeamCity
11 30 (6.28%) Gradle
12 27 (5.65%) webpack
13 26 (5.44%) gulp
14 22 (4.60%) Travis CI
15 19 (3.97%) JUnit
16 18 (3.77%) GoCD
16 18 (3.77%) JBehave
16 18 (3.77%) SpecFlow
17 17 (3.56%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 72 (15.06%) Finance
2 40 (8.37%) Telecoms
3 36 (7.53%) Retail
4 29 (6.07%) Games
5 19 (3.97%) Banking
6 11 (2.30%) Legal
7 10 (2.09%) Electronics
8 9 (1.88%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.88%) Marketing
9 7 (1.46%) Advertising
10 4 (0.84%) French Language
10 4 (0.84%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.42%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.42%) Publishing
12 1 (0.21%) Digital Economy
12 1 (0.21%) Front Office
12 1 (0.21%) Law
12 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.21%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 157 (32.85%) Developer
2 139 (29.08%) DevOps Engineer
3 36 (7.53%) Cloud Engineer
4 33 (6.90%) Senior DevOps
4 33 (6.90%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 32 (6.69%) AWS Engineer
5 32 (6.69%) Test Engineer
5 32 (6.69%) Tester
6 28 (5.86%) Cloud Developer
7 27 (5.65%) Architect
7 27 (5.65%) Java Developer
8 26 (5.44%) Linux Engineer
8 26 (5.44%) Test Automation Engineer
9 25 (5.23%) Automation Tester
9 25 (5.23%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 25 (5.23%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 25 (5.23%) Senior Developer
10 23 (4.81%) AWS Developer
10 23 (4.81%) J2EE Architect
10 23 (4.81%) Java/J2EE Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (16.95%) HTML
2 79 (16.53%) CSS
3 75 (15.69%) React
4 73 (15.27%) Node.js
5 41 (8.58%) AngularJS
5 41 (8.58%) Web Services
6 36 (7.53%) Kafka
6 36 (7.53%) Vue.js
7 32 (6.69%) Elastic Stack
7 32 (6.69%) RESTful
8 31 (6.49%) HTML5
9 30 (6.28%) CSS3
10 29 (6.07%) Flask
11 26 (5.44%) Django
11 26 (5.44%) JSON
12 24 (5.02%) .NET
12 24 (5.02%) J2EE
13 22 (4.60%) Ember.js
13 22 (4.60%) REST
14 19 (3.97%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 42 (8.79%) Public Cloud
2 36 (7.53%) Computer Science
3 22 (4.60%) Mobile App
4 18 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (3.14%) Self-Motivation
6 12 (2.51%) Fintech
7 11 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (2.09%) Linux Command Line
9 9 (1.88%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.26%) Data Centre
10 6 (1.26%) Hybrid Cloud
10 6 (1.26%) Social Network
11 5 (1.05%) Algorithms
11 5 (1.05%) Cloud Native
11 5 (1.05%) Robotics
11 5 (1.05%) User Experience
12 4 (0.84%) Greenfield Project
12 4 (0.84%) Private Cloud
12 4 (0.84%) Video Conferencing
13 3 (0.63%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 239 (50.00%) Linux
2 61 (12.76%) Windows
3 44 (9.21%) Unix
4 23 (4.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (3.35%) Ubuntu
6 15 (3.14%) CentOS
7 14 (2.93%) Apple iOS
8 11 (2.30%) Debian
9 10 (2.09%) Android
10 9 (1.88%) Nucleus RTOS
11 5 (1.05%) Windows Server
12 2 (0.42%) Solaris
12 2 (0.42%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.21%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.21%) SUSE
13 1 (0.21%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 262 (54.81%) DevOps
2 261 (54.60%) Agile Software Development
3 174 (36.40%) Continuous Integration
4 116 (24.27%) Test Automation
5 83 (17.36%) TDD
6 74 (15.48%) Continuous Delivery
7 73 (15.27%) Open Source
8 70 (14.64%) Configuration Management
9 69 (14.44%) Scrum
10 61 (12.76%) Problem-Solving
11 58 (12.13%) Software Engineering
12 55 (11.51%) Deployment Automation
13 52 (10.88%) BDD
14 42 (8.79%) Coaching
15 40 (8.37%) Web Development
16 37 (7.74%) Microservices
17 36 (7.53%) Mentoring
17 36 (7.53%) SDLC
18 30 (6.28%) Software Delivery
19 29 (6.07%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 264 (55.23%) Python
2 208 (43.51%) Java
3 165 (34.52%) JavaScript
4 121 (25.31%) Ruby
5 116 (24.27%) Bash Shell
6 101 (21.13%) SQL
7 74 (15.48%) Go
8 67 (14.02%) PowerShell
9 63 (13.18%) C#
10 47 (9.83%) C++
11 42 (8.79%) Perl
12 33 (6.90%) Scala
13 27 (5.65%) PHP
14 18 (3.77%) C
15 16 (3.35%) ES6
16 10 (2.09%) R
17 9 (1.88%) ES7
17 9 (1.88%) Objective-C
17 9 (1.88%) TypeScript
18 8 (1.67%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 49 (10.25%) Degree
2 20 (4.18%) Security Cleared
3 19 (3.97%) AWS Certification
4 14 (2.93%) SC Cleared
5 11 (2.30%) Computer Science Degree
6 9 (1.88%) DV Cleared
7 6 (1.26%) Numerate Degree
8 5 (1.05%) MCSE
8 5 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (1.05%) RHCE
9 4 (0.84%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 4 (0.84%) CCIE
9 4 (0.84%) CCNA
9 4 (0.84%) CCNP
9 4 (0.84%) CCSP
9 4 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (0.84%) CISSP
9 4 (0.84%) RHCSA
10 3 (0.63%) Master's Degree
10 3 (0.63%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (10.46%) QA
2 24 (5.02%) GCP
3 6 (1.26%) Cyber Essentials
3 6 (1.26%) SLA
4 5 (1.05%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.42%) PMO
5 2 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.21%) GPG13
6 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 234 (48.95%) Docker
2 39 (8.16%) vSphere
3 19 (3.97%) Virtual Machines
4 13 (2.72%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (2.51%) VirtualBox
6 10 (2.09%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 8 (1.67%) HDFS
8 6 (1.26%) KVM
8 6 (1.26%) oVirt
9 5 (1.05%) XenServer
10 2 (0.42%) Active Directory
11 1 (0.21%) Corosync
11 1 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.21%) XenApp
11 1 (0.21%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 162 (33.89%) Kubernetes
2 157 (32.85%) Ansible
3 125 (26.15%) Puppet
4 93 (19.46%) Terraform
5 78 (16.32%) Opscode Chef
6 36 (7.53%) Rancher
7 34 (7.11%) logstash
8 26 (5.44%) HAProxy
9 24 (5.02%) Icinga
10 18 (3.77%) Prometheus
11 17 (3.56%) Grafana
12 15 (3.14%) Salt
13 13 (2.72%) Docker Swarm
13 13 (2.72%) Oozie
14 12 (2.51%) Packer
15 9 (1.88%) Graphite
15 9 (1.88%) Kibana
16 8 (1.67%) rkt
17 6 (1.26%) Cacti
18 5 (1.05%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 59 (12.34%) VMware
2 49 (10.25%) Google
3 36 (7.53%) Splunk
4 31 (6.49%) SaltStack
5 24 (5.02%) Red Hat
6 22 (4.60%) Microsoft
7 21 (4.39%) IBM
8 16 (3.35%) Apple
9 13 (2.72%) Oracle
10 11 (2.30%) Facebook
11 10 (2.09%) AppDynamics
11 10 (2.09%) Atlassian
11 10 (2.09%) Cloudera
11 10 (2.09%) SAP
12 8 (1.67%) Tableau
12 8 (1.67%) Talend
13 6 (1.26%) New Relic
13 6 (1.26%) Zuora
14 4 (0.84%) Citrix
14 4 (0.84%) Mitel