Period
to 4 July 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 4 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitLab
UK
6 months to
4 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 402 547 829
Rank change year-on-year +145 +282 +106
Permanent jobs citing GitLab 534 733 404
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.68% 0.50% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.45% 2.57% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 438 592 295
Median annual salary £68,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.62% +8.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £40,000 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £112,500 £104,875 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £53,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +12.63% -5.00% +25.00%

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 15,486 28,499 36,835
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.63% 19.41% 20.74%
Number of salaries quoted 12,348 22,638 29,911
Median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,000 £77,500
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 proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for GitLab in the UK

GitLab
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing GitLab.

Salary trend for GitLab in the UK

GitLab
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing GitLab over the 6 months to 4 July 2020.

Salary histogram for GitLab in the UK

GitLab
Top 18 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 4 July 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 +140 496 £70,000 - 87
London +130 307 £82,500 +3.13% 28
UK excluding London +114 226 £53,500 +12.63% 65
North of England +77 56 £50,000 -16.67% 23
Midlands +116 42 £47,500 +5.56% 8
South East +52 41 £70,000 +40.00% 12
Work from Home +11 41 £53,500 -33.13% 10
North West +59 40 £47,500 -36.67% 6
West Midlands +104 34 £47,500 -5.00% 7
Scotland +93 32 £53,500 +31.70% 1
East of England +108 28 £70,000 +33.33% 8
South West +96 22 £56,000 +12.00% 8
Yorkshire +90 12 £55,000 -8.33% 8
East Midlands +51 8 £60,000 +33.33% 1
North East +27 4 £45,000 -3.72% 9
Wales +15 3 £47,500 +46.15% 5
Northern Ireland +23 1 - -
Isle of Man - 1 £33,000 -

For the 6 months to 4 July 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.

1 375 (70.22%) DevOps
2 323 (60.49%) Python
3 318 (59.55%) AWS
4 309 (57.87%) Docker
5 295 (55.24%) Jenkins
6 247 (46.25%) Kubernetes
6 247 (46.25%) Agile Software Development
7 220 (41.20%) Linux
8 209 (39.14%) Java
9 199 (37.27%) Azure
10 197 (36.89%) Git (software)
11 188 (35.21%) Ansible
12 172 (32.21%) Microservices
13 165 (30.90%) Terraform
14 163 (30.52%) SQL
15 148 (27.72%) Finance
16 134 (25.09%) Puppet
17 131 (24.53%) Web Services
18 125 (23.41%) Continuous Integration
19 118 (22.10%) Serverless
20 111 (20.79%) GCP
21 109 (20.41%) MySQL
22 106 (19.85%) JavaScript
23 99 (18.54%) GitHub
24 94 (17.60%) PostgreSQL
24 94 (17.60%) Google
25 90 (16.85%) Bash Shell
25 90 (16.85%) Software Engineering
26 87 (16.29%) Infrastructure as Code
27 84 (15.73%) SQL Server

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 66 (12.36%) Apache
2 37 (6.93%) Elasticsearch
3 28 (5.24%) Confluence
4 15 (2.81%) Apache Spark
5 8 (1.50%) IIS
6 6 (1.12%) Cloud Foundry
6 6 (1.12%) WebSphere
7 5 (0.94%) nginx
7 5 (0.94%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (0.75%) CMS
8 4 (0.75%) JBoss
8 4 (0.75%) Jupyter
8 4 (0.75%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.56%) Anypoint
10 2 (0.37%) Apache TomEE
10 2 (0.37%) Drupal
10 2 (0.37%) IBM HTTP Server
10 2 (0.37%) Joomla!
10 2 (0.37%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.37%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.19%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.37%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 318 (59.55%) AWS
2 199 (37.27%) Azure
3 118 (22.10%) Serverless
4 111 (20.79%) GCP
5 99 (18.54%) GitHub
6 83 (15.54%) AWS Lambda
7 81 (15.17%) Amazon ECS
8 51 (9.55%) Apigee
9 39 (7.30%) OpenShift
10 31 (5.81%) AWS CloudFormation
11 26 (4.87%) PaaS
12 25 (4.68%) IaaS
13 22 (4.12%) Amazon EC2
13 22 (4.12%) SaaS
14 19 (3.56%) Cloud Computing
15 17 (3.18%) Amazon S3
16 15 (2.81%) Slack
17 14 (2.62%) AWS CodePipeline
18 10 (1.87%) Amazon EKS
18 10 (1.87%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.12%) TCP/IP
2 11 (2.06%) DNS
2 11 (2.06%) Firewall
3 8 (1.50%) Internet
3 8 (1.50%) OpenVPN
4 6 (1.12%) HTTP
5 4 (0.75%) SSH
5 4 (0.75%) VLAN
6 3 (0.56%) Bluetooth
6 3 (0.56%) Wireless
6 3 (0.56%) X.509
7 2 (0.37%) DHCP
7 2 (0.37%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.19%) ADSL2
8 1 (0.19%) BGP
8 1 (0.19%) DMVPN
8 1 (0.19%) ICMP
8 1 (0.19%) SMTP
8 1 (0.19%) TACACS
8 1 (0.19%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (20.41%) MySQL
2 94 (17.60%) PostgreSQL
3 84 (15.73%) SQL Server
4 52 (9.74%) NoSQL
5 51 (9.55%) Amazon Redshift
6 33 (6.18%) MongoDB
7 31 (5.81%) Data Warehouse
8 20 (3.75%) Big Data
8 20 (3.75%) Relational Database
9 14 (2.62%) Redis
10 13 (2.43%) Amazon RDS
11 10 (1.87%) DB2
12 9 (1.69%) MariaDB
13 8 (1.50%) Apache Cassandra
13 8 (1.50%) Data Lake
13 8 (1.50%) NuoDB
13 8 (1.50%) Power BI
14 7 (1.31%) CouchDB
15 6 (1.12%) Hadoop
15 6 (1.12%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 295 (55.24%) Jenkins
2 197 (36.89%) Git (software)
3 70 (13.11%) Artifactory
4 67 (12.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 64 (11.99%) JIRA
6 36 (6.74%) Bitbucket
7 31 (5.81%) SonarQube
8 29 (5.43%) TeamCity
9 26 (4.87%) Maven
10 22 (4.12%) Sonatype Nexus
11 17 (3.18%) Travis CI
12 16 (3.00%) Cucumber
13 15 (2.81%) CircleCI
13 15 (2.81%) Team Foundation Server
14 14 (2.62%) Gradle
14 14 (2.62%) Selenium
15 13 (2.43%) Visual Studio Team System
16 11 (2.06%) git-flow
16 11 (2.06%) JUnit
17 10 (1.87%) Vagrant
General
1 148 (27.72%) Finance
2 70 (13.11%) Banking
3 34 (6.37%) Back Office
4 30 (5.62%) Financial Institution
5 19 (3.56%) Public Sector
6 13 (2.43%) Law
7 10 (1.87%) Retail
8 9 (1.69%) Investment Banking
9 8 (1.50%) Electronics
10 5 (0.94%) Billing
10 5 (0.94%) Front Office
10 5 (0.94%) Games
11 2 (0.37%) Advertising
11 2 (0.37%) German Language
11 2 (0.37%) Local Government
11 2 (0.37%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.37%) Marketing
11 2 (0.37%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.19%) Legal
12 1 (0.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 176 (32.96%) DevOps Engineer
2 156 (29.21%) Developer
3 65 (12.17%) AWS Engineer
4 41 (7.68%) Architect
5 39 (7.30%) Software Engineer
6 38 (7.12%) AWS DevOps
7 36 (6.74%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 36 (6.74%) Cloud Architect
8 34 (6.37%) Full Stack Developer
8 34 (6.37%) Python Engineer
8 34 (6.37%) Senior Developer
9 32 (5.99%) Cloud Solutions Architect
9 32 (5.99%) Solutions Architect
10 31 (5.81%) Java Developer
11 30 (5.62%) Data Architect
11 30 (5.62%) Java Architect
11 30 (5.62%) Java Solutions Architect
11 30 (5.62%) Senior DevOps
11 30 (5.62%) Site Engineer
11 30 (5.62%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (24.53%) Web Services
2 79 (14.79%) HTML
3 66 (12.36%) CSS
4 59 (11.05%) Elastic Stack
4 59 (11.05%) OAuth
5 58 (10.86%) Node.js
6 57 (10.67%) AngularJS
7 54 (10.11%) Swagger
8 50 (9.36%) gRPC
9 48 (8.99%) .NET
10 43 (8.05%) React
11 36 (6.74%) Spring
12 31 (5.81%) HTML5
13 28 (5.24%) Django
14 26 (4.87%) JSON
14 26 (4.87%) RESTful
15 25 (4.68%) REST
16 24 (4.49%) Flask
16 24 (4.49%) Spring Boot
17 23 (4.31%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 55 (10.30%) Hedge funds
2 43 (8.05%) Greenfield Project
3 42 (7.87%) Public Cloud
4 20 (3.75%) Cloud Native
5 17 (3.18%) User Experience
6 15 (2.81%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (2.62%) Linux Command Line
7 14 (2.62%) Self-Motivation
8 13 (2.43%) Mobile App
9 12 (2.25%) PMI
10 10 (1.87%) Cybercrime
10 10 (1.87%) Data Centre
11 9 (1.69%) Hybrid Cloud
12 8 (1.50%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (1.50%) Fixed Income
12 8 (1.50%) Management Information System
13 6 (1.12%) PKI
13 6 (1.12%) Private Cloud
14 5 (0.94%) Wiki
15 4 (0.75%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 220 (41.20%) Linux
2 65 (12.17%) CentOS
3 55 (10.30%) Windows
4 53 (9.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 34 (6.37%) Unix
6 23 (4.31%) Ubuntu
7 16 (3.00%) Windows Server
8 15 (2.81%) Apple iOS
9 14 (2.62%) Android
10 13 (2.43%) Debian
10 13 (2.43%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (2.06%) Windows Server 2016
12 8 (1.50%) CoreOS
13 6 (1.12%) zOS
14 3 (0.56%) Kali Linux
15 2 (0.37%) Robot Operating System
16 1 (0.19%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 375 (70.22%) DevOps
2 247 (46.25%) Agile Software Development
3 172 (32.21%) Microservices
4 125 (23.41%) Continuous Integration
5 90 (16.85%) Software Engineering
6 87 (16.29%) Infrastructure as Code
7 83 (15.54%) Asset Management
8 78 (14.61%) Mentoring
9 77 (14.42%) Configuration Management
10 75 (14.04%) Test Automation
11 63 (11.80%) Scrum
12 60 (11.24%) Open Source
13 56 (10.49%) Deployment Automation
14 55 (10.30%) TDD
15 49 (9.18%) Investment Management
15 49 (9.18%) Technology Roadmap
16 45 (8.43%) IT Strategy
17 43 (8.05%) Load Balancing
18 41 (7.68%) Site Reliability Engineering
19 39 (7.30%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 323 (60.49%) Python
2 209 (39.14%) Java
3 163 (30.52%) SQL
4 106 (19.85%) JavaScript
5 90 (16.85%) Bash Shell
6 81 (15.17%) Ruby
7 55 (10.30%) C#
8 50 (9.36%) Go
8 50 (9.36%) PowerShell
9 47 (8.80%) PHP
10 46 (8.61%) C++
11 38 (7.12%) Perl
12 23 (4.31%) Scala
12 23 (4.31%) TypeScript
13 19 (3.56%) ES6
14 17 (3.18%) C
15 13 (2.43%) Java 8
16 11 (2.06%) Rust
16 11 (2.06%) Shell Script
17 9 (1.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (8.05%) Degree
2 37 (6.93%) Security Cleared
3 27 (5.06%) SC Cleared
4 26 (4.87%) Sun Certification
5 23 (4.31%) AWS Certification
6 21 (3.93%) Computer Science Degree
7 12 (2.25%) PMI Certification
8 8 (1.50%) SANS
9 6 (1.12%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.94%) CISSP
10 5 (0.94%) ISTQB
10 5 (0.94%) Master's Degree
10 5 (0.94%) OCP
10 5 (0.94%) Oracle Certification
11 4 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (0.75%) PhD
12 3 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (0.56%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.31%) QA
2 6 (1.12%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.75%) NIST
4 2 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.19%) GDPR
5 1 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 309 (57.87%) Docker
2 14 (2.62%) VirtualBox
3 9 (1.69%) Active Directory
3 9 (1.69%) vSphere
4 8 (1.50%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.94%) NDS
5 5 (0.94%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 5 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (0.75%) HDFS
6 4 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (0.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.19%) Ceph
8 1 (0.19%) iptables
8 1 (0.19%) VMware NSX
8 1 (0.19%) Xen
Systems Management
1 247 (46.25%) Kubernetes
2 188 (35.21%) Ansible
3 165 (30.90%) Terraform
4 134 (25.09%) Puppet
5 63 (11.80%) Opscode Chef
6 48 (8.99%) Grafana
7 44 (8.24%) Prometheus
8 35 (6.55%) Graphite
9 34 (6.37%) Packer
10 23 (4.31%) Docker Swarm
11 20 (3.75%) Consul
12 16 (3.00%) Kibana
13 12 (2.25%) Rancher
14 11 (2.06%) Sysdig
15 8 (1.50%) logstash
16 6 (1.12%) Istio
17 5 (0.94%) Graylog
17 5 (0.94%) NetIQ Identity Manager
17 5 (0.94%) Oracle Identity Manager
17 5 (0.94%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 94 (17.60%) Google
2 56 (10.49%) Oracle
3 30 (5.62%) Microsoft
4 21 (3.93%) VMware
5 13 (2.43%) Dynatrace
6 12 (2.25%) AppDynamics
7 10 (1.87%) IBM
8 8 (1.50%) Databricks
8 8 (1.50%) Jitterbit
8 8 (1.50%) Splunk
9 7 (1.31%) Black Duck
9 7 (1.31%) Red Hat
10 6 (1.12%) Coverity
10 6 (1.12%) New Relic
10 6 (1.12%) Ping Identity
11 5 (0.94%) ForgeRock
11 5 (0.94%) NetIQ
11 5 (0.94%) Okta
11 5 (0.94%) Perforce
12 4 (0.75%) Siemens