GitLab
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring GitLab skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited GitLab over the 6 months leading up to 21 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
21 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 355 331 239
Rank change year-on-year -24 -92 +51
Permanent jobs citing GitLab 787 957 2,908
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.72% 1.03% 1.68%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.25% 7.44% 7.17%
Number of salaries quoted 563 566 853
10th Percentile £35,920 £43,162 £45,000
25th Percentile £50,000 £51,250 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £67,500 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year -3.70% - -
75th Percentile £82,500 £87,500 £86,250
90th Percentile £99,500 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +4.35%

All Development Application Skills
UK

GitLab falls under the Development Applications category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring development application skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 9,534 12,866 40,570
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 8.68% 13.91% 23.48%
Number of salaries quoted 6,498 8,121 16,018
10th Percentile £36,250 £41,250 £37,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £50,000 £46,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -11.54% +4.00% +8.70%
75th Percentile £75,772 £81,250 £80,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £97,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% +10.00%

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 21 June 2024.

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 21 June 2024. 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
Jobs
England -31 698 £65,000 -7.14% 102
UK excluding London +6 491 £62,500 +4.17% 59
Work from Home +11 394 £62,783 +0.45% 61
London +11 271 £85,000 +9.68% 47
North of England -24 149 £60,000 +4.35% 8
South East +27 114 £65,000 +4.00% 14
North West +12 96 £57,500 -17.86% 2
South West -35 57 £65,000 +6.12% 16
Midlands -66 56 £50,000 -13.04% 13
Scotland -32 45 £61,500 +2.50% 2
West Midlands -35 42 £36,128 -46.48% 8
East of England +11 40 £62,500 -3.85% 7
Yorkshire -9 40 £62,783 +47.72% 4
Wales +32 30 £62,500 -3.85%
East Midlands -32 14 £55,000 - 5
North East -14 13 £62,783 +35.98% 2

GitLab
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 41 (5.21%) Confluence
2 20 (2.54%) CMS
3 16 (2.03%) Apache Airflow
4 13 (1.65%) nginx
5 7 (0.89%) Apache
6 2 (0.25%) WordPress
7 1 (0.13%) Apache Pulsar
7 1 (0.13%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.13%) Drupal
7 1 (0.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (0.64%) Doxygen
2 4 (0.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.51%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.13%) Simulink
4 1 (0.13%) Trello
Business Applications
1 19 (2.41%) SDL Web 8
2 2 (0.25%) Salesforce CRM
3 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.13%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 428 (54.38%) AWS
2 324 (41.17%) Azure
3 141 (17.92%) GitHub
4 88 (11.18%) Serverless
5 81 (10.29%) GCP
6 63 (8.01%) AWS Lambda
7 57 (7.24%) Amazon ECS
8 52 (6.61%) Azure DevOps
9 39 (4.96%) Snowflake
10 38 (4.83%) GitHub Actions
11 36 (4.57%) SaaS
12 35 (4.45%) Datadog
13 34 (4.32%) AWS CloudFormation
14 30 (3.81%) Azure Cosmos DB
14 30 (3.81%) Matillion
15 27 (3.43%) Amazon EC2
16 25 (3.18%) Cloud Computing
17 24 (3.05%) Amazon EKS
17 24 (3.05%) Amazon S3
18 17 (2.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 28 (3.56%) Firewall
2 20 (2.54%) DNS
3 19 (2.41%) TCP/IP
4 16 (2.03%) Modbus
5 12 (1.52%) BGP
5 12 (1.52%) VPN
6 11 (1.40%) Ethernet VPN
6 11 (1.40%) MPLS
6 11 (1.40%) Remote Desktop
7 9 (1.14%) HTTP
8 7 (0.89%) SD-WAN
8 7 (0.89%) WAN
9 6 (0.76%) Internet
10 4 (0.51%) HTTPS
10 4 (0.51%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (0.51%) MQTT
10 4 (0.51%) OpenLDAP
10 4 (0.51%) SSL
11 3 (0.38%) IPv4
11 3 (0.38%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (9.66%) SQL Server
2 74 (9.40%) PostgreSQL
3 60 (7.62%) Data Warehouse
4 54 (6.86%) Amazon RDS
5 48 (6.10%) DynamoDB
5 48 (6.10%) Elasticsearch
6 41 (5.21%) MySQL
7 38 (4.83%) Data Lake
7 38 (4.83%) NoSQL
8 31 (3.94%) MongoDB
9 30 (3.81%) Star Schema
10 27 (3.43%) Relational Database
11 19 (2.41%) BigQuery
12 14 (1.78%) Amazon Redshift
13 12 (1.52%) Looker
13 12 (1.52%) Tableau
14 10 (1.27%) Redis
15 9 (1.14%) Metadata
16 8 (1.02%) Ataccama
17 6 (0.76%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 233 (29.61%) Jenkins
2 215 (27.32%) Git
3 119 (15.12%) JIRA
4 35 (4.45%) Artifactory
5 33 (4.19%) CircleCI
6 30 (3.81%) Visual Studio
7 29 (3.68%) TeamCity
8 25 (3.18%) Bitbucket
9 20 (2.54%) NUnit
10 19 (2.41%) Moq
11 16 (2.03%) Selenium
11 16 (2.03%) SonarQube
12 14 (1.78%) JUnit
13 13 (1.65%) Cucumber
14 11 (1.40%) webpack
15 8 (1.02%) Postman
16 7 (0.89%) Cypress.io
16 7 (0.89%) Katalon Studio
16 7 (0.89%) Octopus Deploy
16 7 (0.89%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 192 (24.40%) Social Skills
2 130 (16.52%) Finance
3 64 (8.13%) Public Sector
4 51 (6.48%) Marketing
5 47 (5.97%) Law
6 41 (5.21%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 33 (4.19%) Retail
8 30 (3.81%) Banking
9 27 (3.43%) Analytical Skills
10 15 (1.91%) Telecoms
11 12 (1.52%) Legal
12 11 (1.40%) Investment Banking
12 11 (1.40%) Manufacturing
13 9 (1.14%) Electronics
14 8 (1.02%) Documentation Skills
15 7 (0.89%) Front Office
15 7 (0.89%) Presentation Skills
16 6 (0.76%) Health Technology
17 5 (0.64%) Retail Finance
18 4 (0.51%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 178 (22.62%) Developer
2 145 (18.42%) Senior
3 122 (15.50%) Lead
4 119 (15.12%) DevOps Engineer
5 111 (14.10%) Software Engineer
6 68 (8.64%) Full Stack Developer
7 58 (7.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 52 (6.61%) Technical Leader
9 51 (6.48%) Senior Software Engineer
10 50 (6.35%) AWS Engineer
11 46 (5.84%) Data Engineer
12 38 (4.83%) Architect
13 36 (4.57%) Cloud Engineer
14 33 (4.19%) Python Engineer
15 26 (3.30%) AWS DevOps
15 26 (3.30%) AWS DevOps Engineer
15 26 (3.30%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
15 26 (3.30%) Java Developer
16 25 (3.18%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
17 21 (2.67%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (14.10%) React
2 100 (12.71%) RESTful
3 90 (11.44%) .NET
4 73 (9.28%) CSS
5 69 (8.77%) REST
6 66 (8.39%) HTML
7 59 (7.50%) Django
8 54 (6.86%) GraphQL
9 50 (6.35%) Node.js
9 50 (6.35%) Spring
10 44 (5.59%) Web Services
11 41 (5.21%) Spring Boot
12 40 (5.08%) Kafka
12 40 (5.08%) SOAP
13 34 (4.32%) .NET Framework
14 32 (4.07%) JSON
15 26 (3.30%) XML
16 22 (2.80%) Elastic Stack
16 22 (2.80%) YAML
17 19 (2.41%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 111 (14.10%) Private Cloud
2 71 (9.02%) Self-Motivation
3 47 (5.97%) Public Cloud
4 46 (5.84%) Data Structures
5 27 (3.43%) Cloud Native
6 26 (3.30%) Hybrid Cloud
7 22 (2.80%) Algorithms
8 21 (2.67%) Management Information System
9 20 (2.54%) Greenfield Project
9 20 (2.54%) Product Ownership
10 18 (2.29%) Legacy Code
11 15 (1.91%) Mobile App
12 12 (1.52%) Linux Command Line
13 9 (1.14%) Enterprise Cloud
13 9 (1.14%) Onboarding
14 8 (1.02%) IoT
14 8 (1.02%) Reference Data
15 7 (0.89%) Cloud Security Posture
15 7 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
15 7 (0.89%) Security Posture
Operating Systems
1 154 (19.57%) Linux
2 88 (11.18%) Windows
3 34 (4.32%) Unix
4 28 (3.56%) Windows Server
5 17 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (1.52%) CentOS
7 6 (0.76%) Alpine Linux
7 6 (0.76%) VMS
8 5 (0.64%) Embedded Linux
9 3 (0.38%) Amazon Linux
9 3 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.13%) Android
10 1 (0.13%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.13%) FreeRTOS
10 1 (0.13%) Robot Operating System
10 1 (0.13%) Rocky
10 1 (0.13%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2016
10 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 441 (56.04%) CI/CD
2 381 (48.41%) Agile
3 345 (43.84%) DevOps
4 282 (35.83%) Software Engineering
5 206 (26.18%) Problem-Solving
6 192 (24.40%) Continuous Integration
7 181 (23.00%) Full Stack Development
8 179 (22.74%) Containerisation
8 179 (22.74%) Mentoring
9 170 (21.60%) Infrastructure as Code
10 111 (14.10%) Scrum
11 101 (12.83%) Microservices
12 99 (12.58%) Open Source
13 97 (12.33%) Computer Science
14 90 (11.44%) TDD
15 84 (10.67%) Coaching
16 81 (10.29%) Test Automation
17 79 (10.04%) Analytics
17 79 (10.04%) Code Quality
18 73 (9.28%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 335 (42.57%) Python
2 207 (26.30%) Java
3 197 (25.03%) SQL
4 141 (17.92%) JavaScript
5 130 (16.52%) TypeScript
6 98 (12.45%) C#
7 76 (9.66%) Bash
8 56 (7.12%) C++
8 56 (7.12%) PowerShell
9 37 (4.70%) C
10 36 (4.57%) PHP
11 27 (3.43%) Ruby
12 26 (3.30%) Go
13 23 (2.92%) Shell Script
14 19 (2.41%) T-SQL
15 17 (2.16%) Fortran
15 17 (2.16%) Perl
16 15 (1.91%) Kotlin
17 14 (1.78%) Apex Code
17 14 (1.78%) Scala
Qualifications
1 166 (21.09%) Security Cleared
2 108 (13.72%) Degree
3 81 (10.29%) SC Cleared
4 58 (7.37%) Computer Science Degree
5 39 (4.96%) DBS Check
6 32 (4.07%) Master's Degree
7 23 (2.92%) AWS Certification
8 15 (1.91%) AWS Certified DevOps Engineer
9 13 (1.65%) BPSS Clearance
10 8 (1.02%) PhD
11 7 (0.89%) DV Cleared
11 7 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (0.51%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
13 2 (0.25%) A+ Certification
13 2 (0.25%) Azure Certification
13 2 (0.25%) CCNA
13 2 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.25%) MCSE
13 2 (0.25%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (5.34%) Data Quality
2 29 (3.68%) QA
3 18 (2.29%) NIST
4 9 (1.14%) GDPR
5 8 (1.02%) Accessibility
6 7 (0.89%) PSD2
7 4 (0.51%) Cyber Essentials
8 3 (0.38%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.38%) SOC 2
9 2 (0.25%) SLA
10 1 (0.13%) California Consumer Privacy Act
10 1 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 1 (0.13%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (0.13%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.13%) MISRA
10 1 (0.13%) MISRA C
10 1 (0.13%) Software Quality Assurance
System Software
1 250 (31.77%) Docker
2 30 (3.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (2.54%) Active Directory
4 9 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (1.02%) XenApp
5 8 (1.02%) XenDesktop
6 6 (0.76%) Firmware
6 6 (0.76%) VirtualBox
7 5 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.51%) vSphere
9 3 (0.38%) Embedded Firmware
9 3 (0.38%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.25%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 248 (31.51%) Terraform
2 243 (30.88%) Kubernetes
3 136 (17.28%) Ansible
4 60 (7.62%) Puppet
5 44 (5.59%) Grafana
6 41 (5.21%) Prometheus
7 32 (4.07%) Progress Chef
8 22 (2.80%) Kibana
9 15 (1.91%) Consul
10 11 (1.40%) Red Hat Satellite
10 11 (1.40%) Single Sign-On
11 8 (1.02%) logstash
11 8 (1.02%) Packer
12 6 (0.76%) Argo
13 4 (0.51%) Kubeflow
13 4 (0.51%) Podman
13 4 (0.51%) Rancher
14 3 (0.38%) Nagios
14 3 (0.38%) vCenter Server
14 3 (0.38%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 109 (13.85%) Microsoft
2 51 (6.48%) Google
3 42 (5.34%) VMware
4 32 (4.07%) Splunk
5 22 (2.80%) Oracle
6 21 (2.67%) Salesforce
7 18 (2.29%) Dynatrace
7 18 (2.29%) Red Hat
8 17 (2.16%) Cisco
9 13 (1.65%) Atlassian
10 11 (1.40%) TOWER Software
11 8 (1.02%) Citrix
12 7 (0.89%) Duck Creek
12 7 (0.89%) ForgeRock
12 7 (0.89%) Zscaler
13 6 (0.76%) ServiceNow
14 5 (0.64%) SAP
14 5 (0.64%) Teradata
15 4 (0.51%) Databricks
15 4 (0.51%) Juniper