Period
to 15 September 2019

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 15 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitLab
UK
6 months to
15 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 507 713 908
Rank change year-on-year +206 +195 +268
Permanent jobs citing GitLab 748 490 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.53% 0.29% 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.79% 1.45% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 593 346 245
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +20.00% -13.79%
10th Percentile £36,250 £38,750 £29,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +14.13% -26.40%

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 26,834 33,742 36,555
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.17% 20.23% 20.60%
Number of salaries quoted 21,197 27,284 29,680
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,100 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +0.22% +3.45% +2.35%

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 15 September 2019.

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 15 September 2019. 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 +219 693 £67,500 +12.50% 124
UK excluding London +125 393 £50,000 -4.76% 73
London +221 343 £80,000 +14.29% 58
North of England +87 148 £50,000 -4.76% 26
North West +87 110 £60,000 +9.09% 19
South East +28 104 £55,000 - 7
South West +6 36 £52,500 - 11
Yorkshire -1 35 £49,669 +3.48% 6
East of England +83 32 £51,250 -10.87% 12
Midlands +42 30 £56,250 +7.14% 10
Scotland +24 29 £39,500 -12.22% 3
West Midlands +37 19 £50,000 -39.39% 7
Wales +21 12 £32,500 -49.02% 2
East Midlands +19 11 £67,500 +28.57% 3
Northern Ireland - 4 £31,250 - 2
North East +19 3 £49,482 -14.64% 1

For the 6 months to 15 September 2019, 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.

1 465 (62.17%) DevOps
2 428 (57.22%) AWS
3 410 (54.81%) Jenkins
4 391 (52.27%) Docker
5 367 (49.06%) Agile Software Development
6 291 (38.90%) Git (software)
7 283 (37.83%) Kubernetes
8 281 (37.57%) Java
9 276 (36.90%) Python
10 270 (36.10%) Terraform
11 268 (35.83%) JavaScript
12 247 (33.02%) Linux
12 247 (33.02%) Software Engineering
13 244 (32.62%) Ansible
14 226 (30.21%) Continuous Integration
15 214 (28.61%) Finance
16 203 (27.14%) Microservices
17 192 (25.67%) Azure
18 170 (22.73%) GitHub
19 154 (20.59%) GCP
20 152 (20.32%) Mentoring
21 143 (19.12%) AngularJS
22 141 (18.85%) Puppet
23 140 (18.72%) TDD
24 133 (17.78%) HTML
25 132 (17.65%) Amazon EC2
26 126 (16.84%) React
26 126 (16.84%) Serverless
27 125 (16.71%) SQL
28 115 (15.37%) 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 50 (6.68%) Apache
2 44 (5.88%) nginx
3 31 (4.14%) Cloud Foundry
4 27 (3.61%) Elasticsearch
5 21 (2.81%) Confluence
6 19 (2.54%) CMS
7 18 (2.41%) JBoss
8 15 (2.01%) SharePoint
8 15 (2.01%) WordPress
9 12 (1.60%) Tomcat
10 11 (1.47%) Apache Spark
10 11 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 11 (1.47%) IIS
11 10 (1.34%) Ethereum
12 9 (1.20%) Drupal
13 7 (0.94%) WebSphere
14 6 (0.80%) Jetty
14 6 (0.80%) OpenStack
15 5 (0.67%) GeoServer
16 4 (0.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 9 (1.20%) Photoshop
2 7 (0.94%) Adobe XD
2 7 (0.94%) InVision
2 7 (0.94%) Zeplin
3 6 (0.80%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (0.53%) Fireworks
5 3 (0.40%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.13%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 6 (0.80%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 4 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.27%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 2 (0.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 428 (57.22%) AWS
2 192 (25.67%) Azure
3 170 (22.73%) GitHub
4 154 (20.59%) GCP
5 132 (17.65%) Amazon EC2
6 126 (16.84%) Serverless
7 111 (14.84%) AWS Lambda
8 100 (13.37%) Amazon ECS
9 74 (9.89%) Amazon SQS
10 70 (9.36%) Amazon S3
11 52 (6.95%) AWS CloudFormation
12 50 (6.68%) CloudFront
13 42 (5.61%) OpenShift
14 38 (5.08%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 34 (4.55%) SaaS
16 28 (3.74%) Slack
17 21 (2.81%) AWS Fargate
18 17 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
18 17 (2.27%) Heroku
19 15 (2.01%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 44 (5.88%) Firewall
2 32 (4.28%) TCP/IP
3 24 (3.21%) HTTP
4 19 (2.54%) Internet
5 17 (2.27%) DNS
6 15 (2.01%) VLAN
7 13 (1.74%) VPN
8 10 (1.34%) DHCP
8 10 (1.34%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
9 6 (0.80%) HTTPS
9 6 (0.80%) MQTT
10 4 (0.53%) SNMP
11 3 (0.40%) Network Security
11 3 (0.40%) OpenVPN
12 2 (0.27%) Intrusion Detection
12 2 (0.27%) IPv4
12 2 (0.27%) SAN
12 2 (0.27%) SSH
12 2 (0.27%) WAN
13 1 (0.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (12.17%) MySQL
2 84 (11.23%) NoSQL
3 77 (10.29%) PostgreSQL
4 59 (7.89%) MongoDB
5 46 (6.15%) Big Data
6 44 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
7 42 (5.61%) Relational Database
8 34 (4.55%) Amazon Redshift
9 33 (4.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 33 (4.41%) SQL Server
10 31 (4.14%) Amazon Aurora
11 30 (4.01%) Neo4j
12 24 (3.21%) Hadoop
13 19 (2.54%) Blockchain
13 19 (2.54%) Redis
14 11 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
15 10 (1.34%) BigQuery
16 9 (1.20%) RDBMS
17 8 (1.07%) Amazon Athena
18 7 (0.94%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 410 (54.81%) Jenkins
2 291 (38.90%) Git (software)
3 100 (13.37%) JIRA
4 83 (11.10%) Artifactory
5 71 (9.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 59 (7.89%) Bitbucket
7 48 (6.42%) Travis CI
8 46 (6.15%) TeamCity
9 38 (5.08%) Maven
10 33 (4.41%) Cucumber
11 31 (4.14%) Vagrant
12 29 (3.88%) JUnit
12 29 (3.88%) Subversion
13 25 (3.34%) webpack
14 24 (3.21%) Selenium
14 24 (3.21%) SonarQube
15 23 (3.07%) CircleCI
16 22 (2.94%) Mockito
16 22 (2.94%) Octopus Deploy
17 20 (2.67%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 214 (28.61%) Finance
2 59 (7.89%) Retail
3 56 (7.49%) Banking
4 38 (5.08%) Public Sector
5 22 (2.94%) Law
6 18 (2.41%) Games
7 17 (2.27%) Marketing
8 15 (2.01%) Front Office
9 14 (1.87%) Telecoms
10 10 (1.34%) Back Office
11 9 (1.20%) Advertising
12 8 (1.07%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.80%) Avionics
14 5 (0.67%) Manufacturing
15 4 (0.53%) Investment Banking
15 4 (0.53%) Local Government
16 3 (0.40%) Electronics
16 3 (0.40%) Retail Banking
17 2 (0.27%) Automotive
17 2 (0.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 247 (33.02%) Developer
2 204 (27.27%) DevOps Engineer
3 97 (12.97%) Software Engineer
4 86 (11.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 72 (9.63%) JavaScript Developer
6 70 (9.36%) AWS Engineer
7 48 (6.42%) UI Developer
8 37 (4.95%) AWS Developer
8 37 (4.95%) Java Developer
9 36 (4.81%) Platform Engineer
10 35 (4.68%) Senior Software Engineer
11 34 (4.55%) AWS DevOps
12 33 (4.41%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 32 (4.28%) Angular Developer
14 30 (4.01%) Development Manager
15 28 (3.74%) Digital Development Manager
15 28 (3.74%) Senior Developer
16 27 (3.61%) JavaScript Engineer
17 26 (3.48%) Agile Developer
17 26 (3.48%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (19.12%) AngularJS
2 133 (17.78%) HTML
3 126 (16.84%) React
4 115 (15.37%) CSS
5 100 (13.37%) Web Services
6 99 (13.24%) Elastic Stack
7 93 (12.43%) Node.js
8 90 (12.03%) HTML5
9 84 (11.23%) RESTful
10 63 (8.42%) Spring
11 62 (8.29%) Vue.js
12 48 (6.42%) .NET
13 46 (6.15%) J2EE
14 42 (5.61%) Kafka
15 41 (5.48%) Spring Boot
16 39 (5.21%) CSS3
16 39 (5.21%) React Native
17 37 (4.95%) Django
18 33 (4.41%) REST
19 32 (4.28%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 60 (8.02%) Hedge funds
2 54 (7.22%) Mobile App
3 49 (6.55%) Public Cloud
4 47 (6.28%) Analytical Skills
5 42 (5.61%) Cloud Native
6 28 (3.74%) Management Information System
6 28 (3.74%) User Experience
7 26 (3.48%) Self-Motivation
8 20 (2.67%) Algorithms
9 19 (2.54%) Data Centre
10 18 (2.41%) Greenfield Project
11 14 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
11 14 (1.87%) PKI
12 11 (1.47%) Data Structures
13 10 (1.34%) Embedded Systems
13 10 (1.34%) Linux Command Line
13 10 (1.34%) Xbox
14 7 (0.94%) Virtual Team
15 6 (0.80%) Internet of Things
15 6 (0.80%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 247 (33.02%) Linux
2 80 (10.70%) Windows
3 45 (6.02%) Unix
4 30 (4.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (3.21%) CentOS
5 24 (3.21%) Ubuntu
6 23 (3.07%) Android
7 16 (2.14%) Apple iOS
8 12 (1.60%) Kali Linux
9 10 (1.34%) Mac OS
9 10 (1.34%) Windows Server
10 6 (0.80%) CoreOS
11 4 (0.53%) Debian
11 4 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.40%) zOS
13 2 (0.27%) Fedora
14 1 (0.13%) DC/OS
14 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.13%) VMS
14 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 465 (62.17%) DevOps
2 367 (49.06%) Agile Software Development
3 247 (33.02%) Software Engineering
4 226 (30.21%) Continuous Integration
5 203 (27.14%) Microservices
6 152 (20.32%) Mentoring
7 140 (18.72%) TDD
8 105 (14.04%) Open Source
9 99 (13.24%) Asset Management
10 98 (13.10%) Configuration Management
11 91 (12.17%) Front End Development
12 87 (11.63%) Problem-Solving
13 85 (11.36%) Deployment Automation
14 81 (10.83%) Test Automation
15 72 (9.63%) Infrastructure as Code
15 72 (9.63%) Scrum
16 59 (7.89%) Coaching
17 57 (7.62%) Fund Management
17 57 (7.62%) Wealth Management
18 54 (7.22%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 281 (37.57%) Java
2 276 (36.90%) Python
3 268 (35.83%) JavaScript
4 125 (16.71%) SQL
5 96 (12.83%) Bash Shell
6 86 (11.50%) Go
7 79 (10.56%) Ruby
8 62 (8.29%) TypeScript
9 55 (7.35%) PowerShell
10 53 (7.09%) PHP
11 52 (6.95%) C#
12 50 (6.68%) C++
13 42 (5.61%) Java 8
14 36 (4.81%) Scala
15 30 (4.01%) C
16 27 (3.61%) ES6
17 18 (2.41%) Kotlin
18 16 (2.14%) Groovy
19 13 (1.74%) Lua
20 12 (1.60%) Perl
Qualifications
1 37 (4.95%) Degree
2 35 (4.68%) Security Cleared
3 24 (3.21%) SC Cleared
4 17 (2.27%) RHCE
5 16 (2.14%) RHCSA
6 15 (2.01%) AWS Certification
7 14 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (1.74%) DV Cleared
9 11 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (1.07%) ISTQB
11 7 (0.94%) MCSA
12 5 (0.67%) Computer Science Degree
13 4 (0.53%) MCSE
13 4 (0.53%) PhD
13 4 (0.53%) TOGAF Certification
14 2 (0.27%) Six Sigma Black Belt
15 1 (0.13%) CCNA
15 1 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
15 1 (0.13%) MBA
15 1 (0.13%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (5.48%) QA
2 11 (1.47%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.27%) GDPR
3 2 (0.27%) MiFID
3 2 (0.27%) PSD2
System Software
1 391 (52.27%) Docker
2 41 (5.48%) Active Directory
3 20 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (1.87%) vSphere
5 12 (1.60%) Virtual Machines
6 11 (1.47%) Hyper-V
6 11 (1.47%) VirtualBox
7 8 (1.07%) Varnish
8 6 (0.80%) Apache Flume
8 6 (0.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 6 (0.80%) HDFS
8 6 (0.80%) KVM
8 6 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.53%) etcd
10 2 (0.27%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 1 (0.13%) Firmware
11 1 (0.13%) LXC
11 1 (0.13%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 283 (37.83%) Kubernetes
2 270 (36.10%) Terraform
3 244 (32.62%) Ansible
4 141 (18.85%) Puppet
5 62 (8.29%) Grafana
6 54 (7.22%) Consul
6 54 (7.22%) Docker Swarm
6 54 (7.22%) Packer
7 53 (7.09%) Opscode Chef
8 34 (4.55%) Prometheus
9 26 (3.48%) Graphite
10 21 (2.81%) HAProxy
10 21 (2.81%) Rancher
11 20 (2.67%) Icinga
11 20 (2.67%) Nagios
11 20 (2.67%) Opsview
12 14 (1.87%) Sysdig
13 13 (1.74%) Nessus
14 12 (1.60%) Nmap
15 9 (1.20%) Mesos
Vendors
1 110 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 81 (10.83%) Google
3 45 (6.02%) VMware
4 30 (4.01%) Red Hat
5 25 (3.34%) Cypress Semiconductor
5 25 (3.34%) Oracle
6 23 (3.07%) Salesforce.com
7 17 (2.27%) Atlassian
7 17 (2.27%) Splunk
8 13 (1.74%) Adobe
9 12 (1.60%) Qualys
10 10 (1.34%) Zend
11 9 (1.20%) HP
11 9 (1.20%) New Relic
12 8 (1.07%) IBM
12 8 (1.07%) Samsung
13 7 (0.94%) Marketo
13 7 (0.94%) Pardot
14 6 (0.80%) Cloudera
14 6 (0.80%) Sparx