Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitLab
UK
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 660 871 1033
Rank change year-on-year +211 +162 +217
Permanent jobs citing GitLab 523 337 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.33% 0.19% 0.100%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.65% 0.93% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 400 255 164
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +11.63%
10th Percentile £39,875 £32,500 £36,050
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £56,250
% change year-on-year +10.53% -15.56% +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 31,639 36,190 34,822
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.86% 20.15% 18.77%
Number of salaries quoted 25,379 29,486 29,934
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 14 December 2018.

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 14 December 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 +245 498 £60,000 +9.09% 115
UK excluding London +139 313 £52,500 +10.53% 83
London +145 206 £70,000 - 38
South East +69 110 £55,000 -2.22% 13
North of England +82 93 £47,750 -4.50% 32
North West +48 45 £50,500 -6.05% 12
South West +46 43 £52,500 +2.44% 14
Yorkshire +33 32 £48,000 +1.05% 10
Midlands +35 30 £52,500 +66.67% 15
East Midlands +45 21 £52,500 - 8
East of England +35 17 £57,500 +64.29% 3
North East +11 16 £45,000 -10.00% 10
Scotland -9 16 £42,500 +6.25% 5
West Midlands +23 9 £55,000 +74.60% 7
Wales +14 6 £55,000 +86.44% 1

For the 6 months to 14 December 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.

1 351 (67.11%) Jenkins
2 293 (56.02%) Docker
3 274 (52.39%) DevOps
4 270 (51.63%) Agile Software Development
5 266 (50.86%) Linux
6 264 (50.48%) Python
7 259 (49.52%) Git (software)
8 234 (44.74%) Amazon AWS
9 228 (43.59%) Continuous Integration
10 201 (38.43%) Kubernetes
11 200 (38.24%) Java
12 180 (34.42%) JavaScript
13 164 (31.36%) Ansible
14 155 (29.64%) Puppet
15 143 (27.34%) Terraform
16 136 (26.00%) SQL
17 120 (22.94%) Microsoft Azure
18 117 (22.37%) TDD
19 114 (21.80%) Bash Shell
19 114 (21.80%) GitHub
20 111 (21.22%) Ruby
21 109 (20.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
22 107 (20.46%) Open Source
23 97 (18.55%) Test Automation
24 95 (18.16%) Node.js
25 94 (17.97%) React
26 90 (17.21%) Configuration Management
27 87 (16.63%) Continuous Delivery
28 81 (15.49%) Microservices
29 79 (15.11%) 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 38 (7.27%) Elasticsearch
2 36 (6.88%) Confluence
3 31 (5.93%) nginx
4 24 (4.59%) Apache
5 22 (4.21%) Apache Spark
6 19 (3.63%) WordPress
7 14 (2.68%) Tomcat
8 13 (2.49%) Apache Solr
9 9 (1.72%) Cloud Foundry
9 9 (1.72%) OpenStack
10 8 (1.53%) CloudStack
10 8 (1.53%) IIS
11 7 (1.34%) JBoss
12 5 (0.96%) CMS
12 5 (0.96%) SharePoint
12 5 (0.96%) uWSGI
13 4 (0.76%) WebSphere
14 3 (0.57%) Drupal
14 3 (0.57%) Ethereum
14 3 (0.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 12 (2.29%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (0.57%) InVision
3 1 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.19%) HipChat
3 1 (0.19%) InDesign
3 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 234 (44.74%) Amazon AWS
2 120 (22.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 114 (21.80%) GitHub
4 52 (9.94%) SaaS
5 45 (8.60%) Google Cloud Platform
6 40 (7.65%) AWS CloudFormation
6 40 (7.65%) Cloud Computing
7 37 (7.07%) PaaS
8 33 (6.31%) Serverless
9 30 (5.74%) IaaS
10 26 (4.97%) AWS Lambda
11 21 (4.02%) Amazon EC2
12 20 (3.82%) Amazon S3
12 20 (3.82%) npm
13 15 (2.87%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 15 (2.87%) Datadog
14 14 (2.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 11 (2.10%) AWS Fargate
16 10 (1.91%) OpenShift
17 9 (1.72%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (4.97%) VLAN
2 25 (4.78%) TCP/IP
3 21 (4.02%) Firewall
4 15 (2.87%) DNS
5 13 (2.49%) HTTP
5 13 (2.49%) VPN
6 6 (1.15%) Internet
7 5 (0.96%) Network Security
7 5 (0.96%) OpenVPN
8 3 (0.57%) VoIP
9 2 (0.38%) Broadband
9 2 (0.38%) SAN
9 2 (0.38%) SSH
10 1 (0.19%) NAS
10 1 (0.19%) NX-OS
10 1 (0.19%) Skype
10 1 (0.19%) SMS
10 1 (0.19%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (13.58%) NoSQL
2 53 (10.13%) PostgreSQL
3 44 (8.41%) MongoDB
3 44 (8.41%) MySQL
4 36 (6.88%) Big Data
5 26 (4.97%) SQL Server
6 25 (4.78%) Neo4j
7 20 (3.82%) Redis
8 19 (3.63%) Apache Hive
8 19 (3.63%) Relational Database
9 18 (3.44%) Hadoop
10 15 (2.87%) HBase
11 13 (2.49%) Amazon RDS
12 11 (2.10%) Impala
12 11 (2.10%) Oracle Database
13 9 (1.72%) MariaDB
14 8 (1.53%) Apache Cassandra
15 7 (1.34%) RDBMS
16 6 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
16 6 (1.15%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 351 (67.11%) Jenkins
2 259 (49.52%) Git (software)
3 109 (20.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 75 (14.34%) JIRA
5 73 (13.96%) Maven
6 63 (12.05%) Selenium
7 56 (10.71%) TeamCity
8 50 (9.56%) Subversion
8 50 (9.56%) webpack
9 46 (8.80%) Cucumber
10 45 (8.60%) Vagrant
11 42 (8.03%) Gradle
12 36 (6.88%) WebDriver
13 34 (6.50%) Travis CI
14 32 (6.12%) Bitbucket
15 24 (4.59%) JBehave
15 24 (4.59%) SpecFlow
16 23 (4.40%) gulp
16 23 (4.40%) Sonatype Nexus
17 22 (4.21%) Artifactory
General
1 65 (12.43%) Finance
2 25 (4.78%) Games
3 24 (4.59%) Manufacturing
4 22 (4.21%) Telecoms
5 18 (3.44%) Retail
6 16 (3.06%) Marketing
7 15 (2.87%) Electronics
8 12 (2.29%) Law
9 10 (1.91%) Legal
10 6 (1.15%) Advertising
10 6 (1.15%) Banking
11 5 (0.96%) French Language
11 5 (0.96%) Spanish Language
12 3 (0.57%) Front Office
12 3 (0.57%) Music Industry
12 3 (0.57%) Publishing
13 2 (0.38%) Automotive
14 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.19%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 183 (34.99%) Developer
2 160 (30.59%) DevOps Engineer
3 61 (11.66%) Java Developer
4 46 (8.80%) Platform Engineer
5 36 (6.88%) Tester
6 33 (6.31%) Automation Tester
7 30 (5.74%) Test Engineer
8 29 (5.54%) Cloud Engineer
8 29 (5.54%) Senior DevOps
8 29 (5.54%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 27 (5.16%) Python Developer
9 27 (5.16%) Senior Developer
9 27 (5.16%) Test Automation Engineer
10 22 (4.21%) AWS Engineer
10 22 (4.21%) JavaScript Developer
10 22 (4.21%) Lead DevOps
10 22 (4.21%) Linux Engineer
11 19 (3.63%) Architect
11 19 (3.63%) Azure Engineer
12 18 (3.44%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (18.16%) Node.js
2 94 (17.97%) React
3 79 (15.11%) CSS
3 79 (15.11%) HTML
4 77 (14.72%) AngularJS
5 61 (11.66%) Elastic Stack
6 57 (10.90%) Vue.js
7 46 (8.80%) Web Services
8 43 (8.22%) Kafka
9 41 (7.84%) HTML5
10 38 (7.27%) REST
11 34 (6.50%) Spring
12 29 (5.54%) Redux
13 28 (5.35%) Spring Boot
14 26 (4.97%) CSS3
15 25 (4.78%) Hibernate
15 25 (4.78%) RabbitMQ
16 24 (4.59%) Jest
16 24 (4.59%) SOAP
17 22 (4.21%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 34 (6.50%) Mobile App
2 27 (5.16%) Self-Motivation
3 19 (3.63%) Public Cloud
4 15 (2.87%) Linux Command Line
5 11 (2.10%) Industry 4.0
6 10 (1.91%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (1.91%) Management Information System
6 10 (1.91%) User Experience
7 9 (1.72%) Algorithms
7 9 (1.72%) Data Centre
7 9 (1.72%) Fintech
8 7 (1.34%) Hybrid Cloud
9 6 (1.15%) Cloud Native
9 6 (1.15%) Graphic Design
9 6 (1.15%) Hedge funds
9 6 (1.15%) Video Editing
10 5 (0.96%) Robotics
10 5 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (0.76%) Data Structures
11 4 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 266 (50.86%) Linux
2 68 (13.00%) Windows
3 54 (10.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 41 (7.84%) CentOS
5 40 (7.65%) Unix
6 16 (3.06%) Debian
7 14 (2.68%) Android
8 13 (2.49%) Windows Server
9 11 (2.10%) Ubuntu
10 9 (1.72%) Apple iOS
11 6 (1.15%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.76%) CoreOS
13 3 (0.57%) SUSE
14 2 (0.38%) zOS
15 1 (0.19%) Fedora
15 1 (0.19%) Solaris
15 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 274 (52.39%) DevOps
2 270 (51.63%) Agile Software Development
3 228 (43.59%) Continuous Integration
4 117 (22.37%) TDD
5 107 (20.46%) Open Source
6 97 (18.55%) Test Automation
7 90 (17.21%) Configuration Management
8 87 (16.63%) Continuous Delivery
9 81 (15.49%) Microservices
10 76 (14.53%) Software Engineering
11 68 (13.00%) Scrum
12 60 (11.47%) BDD
13 58 (11.09%) Problem-Solving
14 56 (10.71%) Deployment Automation
15 53 (10.13%) Mentoring
16 48 (9.18%) Analytics
17 44 (8.41%) Load Balancing
18 41 (7.84%) High Availability
19 39 (7.46%) Web Development
20 35 (6.69%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 264 (50.48%) Python
2 200 (38.24%) Java
3 180 (34.42%) JavaScript
4 136 (26.00%) SQL
5 114 (21.80%) Bash Shell
6 111 (21.22%) Ruby
7 77 (14.72%) Go
8 67 (12.81%) C++
9 58 (11.09%) C#
10 54 (10.33%) PowerShell
11 28 (5.35%) TypeScript
12 26 (4.97%) ES6
12 26 (4.97%) PHP
13 21 (4.02%) Perl
14 20 (3.82%) Java 8
14 20 (3.82%) Scala
15 13 (2.49%) C
16 12 (2.29%) ES7
17 7 (1.34%) Kotlin
18 6 (1.15%) R
Qualifications
1 52 (9.94%) Degree
2 45 (8.60%) AWS Certification
3 39 (7.46%) Security Cleared
4 33 (6.31%) SC Cleared
5 30 (5.74%) RHCE
5 30 (5.74%) RHCSA
6 18 (3.44%) DV Cleared
7 8 (1.53%) Computer Science Degree
8 7 (1.34%) DBS Check
8 7 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (1.34%) Numerate Degree
9 3 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.57%) MCSE
9 3 (0.57%) TOGAF Certification
10 2 (0.38%) CCIE
10 2 (0.38%) CCNA
10 2 (0.38%) CCNP
10 2 (0.38%) CCSP
10 2 (0.38%) CISSP
10 2 (0.38%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (11.47%) QA
2 6 (1.15%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.76%) SLA
5 2 (0.38%) GDPR
5 2 (0.38%) WCAG
6 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.19%) PMO
System Software
1 293 (56.02%) Docker
2 32 (6.12%) vSphere
3 22 (4.21%) Active Directory
3 22 (4.21%) VirtualBox
4 21 (4.02%) Virtual Machines
5 11 (2.10%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (1.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 8 (1.53%) KVM
6 8 (1.53%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.96%) oVirt
8 4 (0.76%) etcd
8 4 (0.76%) SkyDNS
8 4 (0.76%) Squid
9 3 (0.57%) Corosync
10 2 (0.38%) HDFS
10 2 (0.38%) iptables
10 2 (0.38%) XenApp
10 2 (0.38%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.19%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 201 (38.43%) Kubernetes
2 164 (31.36%) Ansible
3 155 (29.64%) Puppet
4 143 (27.34%) Terraform
5 63 (12.05%) Opscode Chef
6 46 (8.80%) Prometheus
7 45 (8.60%) Packer
8 41 (7.84%) Docker Swarm
9 39 (7.46%) Graphite
10 37 (7.07%) Grafana
11 36 (6.88%) Consul
12 22 (4.21%) HAProxy
13 18 (3.44%) Oozie
13 18 (3.44%) Rancher
13 18 (3.44%) Salt
14 17 (3.25%) rkt
15 13 (2.49%) logstash
16 12 (2.29%) Icinga
17 10 (1.91%) Mesos
18 7 (1.34%) Kibana
Vendors
1 68 (13.00%) Microsoft
2 58 (11.09%) Google
3 49 (9.37%) Red Hat
4 45 (8.60%) VMware
5 24 (4.59%) Oracle
6 16 (3.06%) Splunk
7 15 (2.87%) IBM
8 14 (2.68%) Atlassian
8 14 (2.68%) SAP
9 13 (2.49%) Apple
10 12 (2.29%) Adobe
10 12 (2.29%) SaltStack
11 11 (2.10%) Facebook
12 7 (1.34%) Citrix
12 7 (1.34%) Cloudera
12 7 (1.34%) Hortonworks
13 6 (1.15%) Rakuten
14 5 (0.96%) HP
14 5 (0.96%) MapR
15 4 (0.76%) Samsung