Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitLab
UK
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 640 899 988
Rank change year-on-year +259 +89 +239
Permanent jobs citing GitLab 523 320 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.35% 0.18% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.74% 0.88% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 362 255 172
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +27.78%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,375 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £83,750 £76,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year +16.67% -7.69% +30.00%

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 30,074 36,353 33,122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.87% 20.56% 18.95%
Number of salaries quoted 23,970 29,801 28,173
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%

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 20 February 2019.

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 20 February 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 +247 498 £60,000 - 155
UK excluding London +200 311 £52,500 +16.67% 85
London +118 208 £73,000 +4.29% 79
South East +72 97 £60,000 +11.63% 11
North of England +111 93 £50,250 +22.56% 31
South West +47 52 £52,500 +16.67% 9
North West +65 48 £52,750 +30.25% 18
Midlands +57 39 £45,000 +42.86% 18
Yorkshire +69 30 £60,000 +46.34% 10
East Midlands +47 28 £47,500 +11.76% 8
Scotland +14 16 £42,500 +6.25% 2
North East +27 15 £45,000 -33.33% 3
West Midlands +27 11 £42,500 +34.92% 10
East of England +41 8 £51,250 -4.65% 7
Wales +21 6 £55,000 +107.55% 7

For the 6 months to 20 February 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.

1 327 (62.52%) Jenkins
2 297 (56.79%) Docker
3 286 (54.68%) DevOps
3 286 (54.68%) Agile Software Development
4 275 (52.58%) Python
5 272 (52.01%) Linux
6 263 (50.29%) Amazon AWS
7 251 (47.99%) Git (software)
8 230 (43.98%) Continuous Integration
9 204 (39.01%) JavaScript
10 197 (37.67%) Ansible
11 191 (36.52%) Java
12 185 (35.37%) Kubernetes
13 169 (32.31%) Terraform
14 153 (29.25%) Microsoft Azure
15 151 (28.87%) Puppet
16 149 (28.49%) GitHub
17 133 (25.43%) SQL
18 129 (24.67%) TDD
19 109 (20.84%) Ruby
20 105 (20.08%) Software Engineering
21 104 (19.89%) Bash Shell
22 102 (19.50%) Test Automation
23 100 (19.12%) Microservices
24 97 (18.55%) Open Source
25 90 (17.21%) Node.js
26 89 (17.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
26 89 (17.02%) Windows
26 89 (17.02%) CSS
27 88 (16.83%) HTML

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 41 (7.84%) Elasticsearch
2 38 (7.27%) Confluence
3 26 (4.97%) nginx
4 22 (4.21%) Apache
5 17 (3.25%) Apache Spark
6 15 (2.87%) Apache Solr
7 13 (2.49%) Cloud Foundry
8 12 (2.29%) WordPress
9 11 (2.10%) Tomcat
10 6 (1.15%) CMS
11 5 (0.96%) IIS
12 4 (0.76%) Ethereum
12 4 (0.76%) SharePoint
13 3 (0.57%) Drupal
13 3 (0.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 3 (0.57%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.38%) Hyperledger
14 2 (0.38%) JBoss
15 1 (0.19%) GeoServer
15 1 (0.19%) Jupyter
Applications
1 20 (3.82%) Photoshop
2 9 (1.72%) InVision
3 8 (1.53%) Fireworks
4 6 (1.15%) HipChat
5 3 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.19%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Distributed Ledger
1 1 (0.19%) NetSuite
1 1 (0.19%) PolarLake
1 1 (0.19%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 263 (50.29%) Amazon AWS
2 153 (29.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 149 (28.49%) GitHub
4 63 (12.05%) Google Cloud Platform
5 44 (8.41%) Amazon S3
6 40 (7.65%) AWS CloudFormation
7 38 (7.27%) SaaS
8 35 (6.69%) Serverless
9 32 (6.12%) Cloud Computing
10 28 (5.35%) PaaS
11 27 (5.16%) AWS Lambda
12 23 (4.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 20 (3.82%) IaaS
14 19 (3.63%) Amazon EC2
15 18 (3.44%) AWS Fargate
16 17 (3.25%) Amazon SQS
17 16 (3.06%) CloudFront
17 16 (3.06%) npm
18 15 (2.87%) OpenShift
19 10 (1.91%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 40 (7.65%) TCP/IP
2 38 (7.27%) Firewall
3 23 (4.40%) VLAN
4 14 (2.68%) Skype
4 14 (2.68%) VPN
5 13 (2.49%) HTTP
6 7 (1.34%) Internet
7 5 (0.96%) DNS
7 5 (0.96%) OpenVPN
8 4 (0.76%) Network Security
9 2 (0.38%) Reverse Proxy
9 2 (0.38%) SSH
10 1 (0.19%) AMQP
10 1 (0.19%) Broadband
10 1 (0.19%) ICMP
10 1 (0.19%) NX-OS
10 1 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (16.25%) NoSQL
2 62 (11.85%) MongoDB
2 62 (11.85%) MySQL
3 56 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
4 39 (7.46%) Relational Database
5 30 (5.74%) SQL Server
6 28 (5.35%) Neo4j
7 27 (5.16%) Redis
8 22 (4.21%) Big Data
9 17 (3.25%) Hadoop
10 14 (2.68%) Hazelcast
11 12 (2.29%) Apache Hive
12 11 (2.10%) HBase
13 10 (1.91%) MariaDB
13 10 (1.91%) Oracle Database
14 9 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
15 8 (1.53%) Blockchain
15 8 (1.53%) FileMaker
16 7 (1.34%) Impala
17 6 (1.15%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 327 (62.52%) Jenkins
2 251 (47.99%) Git (software)
3 89 (17.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 76 (14.53%) Maven
5 68 (13.00%) TeamCity
6 66 (12.62%) JIRA
7 65 (12.43%) Selenium
8 63 (12.05%) Vagrant
9 51 (9.75%) Subversion
10 48 (9.18%) Cucumber
11 42 (8.03%) webpack
12 41 (7.84%) Sonatype Nexus
13 35 (6.69%) Gradle
14 33 (6.31%) Artifactory
15 31 (5.93%) WebDriver
16 28 (5.35%) Travis CI
17 26 (4.97%) gulp
18 24 (4.59%) Bitbucket
19 23 (4.40%) SonarQube
20 22 (4.21%) JBehave
General
1 66 (12.62%) Finance
2 27 (5.16%) Games
3 26 (4.97%) Retail
4 23 (4.40%) Manufacturing
5 20 (3.82%) Banking
6 18 (3.44%) Marketing
7 16 (3.06%) Telecoms
8 13 (2.49%) Electronics
8 13 (2.49%) Law
9 7 (1.34%) Legal
10 5 (0.96%) Automotive
11 4 (0.76%) Advertising
11 4 (0.76%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.76%) Publishing
12 3 (0.57%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.57%) Front Office
12 3 (0.57%) Music Industry
13 1 (0.19%) French Language
13 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.19%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 193 (36.90%) Developer
2 146 (27.92%) DevOps Engineer
3 57 (10.90%) Java Developer
4 40 (7.65%) Platform Engineer
5 34 (6.50%) Senior Developer
6 29 (5.54%) Linux Engineer
7 28 (5.35%) Tester
8 25 (4.78%) Automation Tester
8 25 (4.78%) Full Stack Developer
8 25 (4.78%) Test Engineer
9 24 (4.59%) Cloud Engineer
9 24 (4.59%) Test Automation Engineer
10 21 (4.02%) Android Developer
10 21 (4.02%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 21 (4.02%) Lead DevOps
10 21 (4.02%) Senior DevOps
11 20 (3.82%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 19 (3.63%) JavaScript Developer
13 18 (3.44%) AWS Engineer
13 18 (3.44%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (17.21%) Node.js
2 89 (17.02%) CSS
3 88 (16.83%) HTML
4 80 (15.30%) Elastic Stack
5 79 (15.11%) AngularJS
6 75 (14.34%) React
7 65 (12.43%) Vue.js
8 56 (10.71%) Web Services
9 52 (9.94%) HTML5
10 48 (9.18%) Spring
11 44 (8.41%) REST
12 39 (7.46%) Kafka
13 33 (6.31%) RabbitMQ
14 32 (6.12%) SOAP
15 30 (5.74%) Django
15 30 (5.74%) React Native
16 28 (5.35%) CSS3
17 27 (5.16%) Hibernate
17 27 (5.16%) Spring Boot
18 26 (4.97%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 47 (8.99%) Algorithms
1 47 (8.99%) Self-Motivation
2 42 (8.03%) Mobile App
3 24 (4.59%) Linux Command Line
4 19 (3.63%) Public Cloud
5 18 (3.44%) Fintech
5 18 (3.44%) User Experience
6 14 (2.68%) Cloud Native
7 9 (1.72%) Industry 4.0
8 8 (1.53%) Graphic Design
8 8 (1.53%) Hedge funds
8 8 (1.53%) Robotics
8 8 (1.53%) Video Editing
9 7 (1.34%) Data Centre
9 7 (1.34%) Data Structures
10 6 (1.15%) 3D Graphics
10 6 (1.15%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.15%) Hybrid Cloud
10 6 (1.15%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 272 (52.01%) Linux
2 89 (17.02%) Windows
3 59 (11.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 39 (7.46%) Android
4 39 (7.46%) CentOS
5 35 (6.69%) Unix
6 15 (2.87%) Windows Server
7 13 (2.49%) Mac OS
8 11 (2.10%) Ubuntu
9 10 (1.91%) Debian
10 6 (1.15%) zOS
11 5 (0.96%) CoreOS
12 4 (0.76%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.57%) SUSE
14 2 (0.38%) FreeBSD
15 1 (0.19%) Amazon Linux
15 1 (0.19%) Fedora
15 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 286 (54.68%) Agile Software Development
1 286 (54.68%) DevOps
2 230 (43.98%) Continuous Integration
3 129 (24.67%) TDD
4 105 (20.08%) Software Engineering
5 102 (19.50%) Test Automation
6 100 (19.12%) Microservices
7 97 (18.55%) Open Source
8 86 (16.44%) Continuous Delivery
9 79 (15.11%) Configuration Management
10 78 (14.91%) Mentoring
11 73 (13.96%) Analytics
12 72 (13.77%) Scrum
13 63 (12.05%) Problem-Solving
14 58 (11.09%) Load Balancing
15 55 (10.52%) Artificial Intelligence
16 52 (9.94%) BDD
17 46 (8.80%) Data Analytics
18 42 (8.03%) Deployment Automation
19 37 (7.07%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 275 (52.58%) Python
2 204 (39.01%) JavaScript
3 191 (36.52%) Java
4 133 (25.43%) SQL
5 109 (20.84%) Ruby
6 104 (19.89%) Bash Shell
7 87 (16.63%) C++
8 59 (11.28%) Go
9 56 (10.71%) C#
10 52 (9.94%) PowerShell
11 44 (8.41%) TypeScript
12 36 (6.88%) C
13 34 (6.50%) PHP
14 25 (4.78%) Kotlin
14 25 (4.78%) Perl
14 25 (4.78%) Scala
15 24 (4.59%) ES6
16 19 (3.63%) Java 8
17 10 (1.91%) Groovy
18 8 (1.53%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 77 (14.72%) Degree
2 60 (11.47%) Security Cleared
3 55 (10.52%) SC Cleared
4 47 (8.99%) AWS Certification
5 30 (5.74%) DV Cleared
6 28 (5.35%) RHCE
6 28 (5.35%) RHCSA
7 15 (2.87%) Postgraduate
8 14 (2.68%) PhD
9 12 (2.29%) Computer Science Degree
10 7 (1.34%) DBS Check
11 4 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.38%) Numerate Degree
13 1 (0.19%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (12.43%) QA
2 6 (1.15%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.76%) GDPR
4 3 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.38%) FedRAMP
5 2 (0.38%) FISMA
5 2 (0.38%) HIPAA
5 2 (0.38%) WCAG
6 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.19%) ISO 31000
6 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 297 (56.79%) Docker
2 39 (7.46%) vSphere
3 37 (7.07%) VirtualBox
4 31 (5.93%) Active Directory
5 13 (2.49%) Virtual Machines
6 9 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (1.34%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (1.15%) KVM
9 5 (0.96%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 5 (0.96%) Squid
10 4 (0.76%) etcd
10 4 (0.76%) SkyDNS
11 3 (0.57%) Hyper-V
12 2 (0.38%) Corosync
12 2 (0.38%) iptables
12 2 (0.38%) NFS
12 2 (0.38%) Varnish
13 1 (0.19%) Firmware
13 1 (0.19%) Xen
13 1 (0.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 197 (37.67%) Ansible
2 185 (35.37%) Kubernetes
3 169 (32.31%) Terraform
4 151 (28.87%) Puppet
5 72 (13.77%) Opscode Chef
6 56 (10.71%) Prometheus
7 55 (10.52%) Consul
8 54 (10.33%) Packer
9 47 (8.99%) Graphite
10 34 (6.50%) Grafana
11 32 (6.12%) Docker Swarm
12 23 (4.40%) HAProxy
13 16 (3.06%) Salt
14 12 (2.29%) rkt
15 11 (2.10%) Icinga
15 11 (2.10%) Oozie
16 10 (1.91%) Mesos
17 7 (1.34%) Kibana
18 6 (1.15%) Nagios
19 5 (0.96%) Opsview
Vendors
1 70 (13.38%) Microsoft
2 57 (10.90%) Google
3 46 (8.80%) Red Hat
4 31 (5.93%) VMware
5 27 (5.16%) Oracle
6 26 (4.97%) Splunk
7 21 (4.02%) Samsung
8 20 (3.82%) Adobe
9 13 (2.49%) SAP
10 9 (1.72%) Atlassian
10 9 (1.72%) Cypress Semiconductor
10 9 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (1.53%) AppDynamics
12 6 (1.15%) Hortonworks
12 6 (1.15%) New Relic
12 6 (1.15%) Rakuten
13 5 (0.96%) Citrix
13 5 (0.96%) Facebook
13 5 (0.96%) HP
13 5 (0.96%) IBM