Period
to 22 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 22 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GitLab
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 260 301 270
Rank change year-on-year +41 -31 -
Permanent jobs citing GitLab 19 9 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.100% 0.53%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.65% 0.68% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 53
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £82,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -39.39% +129.17% -
10th Percentile £35,225 £78,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £64,750 £86,250 £39,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% +20.00% -13.79%

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,152 1,327 1,944
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 15.13% 14.71% 19.53%
Number of salaries quoted 886 1,045 1,666
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £66,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

GitLab
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing GitLab as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for GitLab in the West Midlands

GitLab
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GitLab in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for GitLab in the West Midlands

GitLab
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GitLab in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 22 August 2019.

Salary histogram for GitLab in the West Midlands

GitLab
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GitLab within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 August 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
Birmingham +45 14 £50,000 - 2
Shropshire +4 3 - - 1
Solihull - 1 £29,000 - 1
GitLab
England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for GitLab.

1 18 (94.74%) Linux
1 18 (94.74%) DevOps
2 17 (89.47%) Docker
2 17 (89.47%) Kubernetes
3 15 (78.95%) Puppet
3 15 (78.95%) AWS
4 12 (63.16%) Git (software)
4 12 (63.16%) Terraform
5 11 (57.89%) Jenkins
6 9 (47.37%) Ansible
6 9 (47.37%) Grafana
6 9 (47.37%) Packer
6 9 (47.37%) Elastic Stack
6 9 (47.37%) Docker Swarm
7 8 (42.11%) Azure
8 7 (36.84%) Amazon RDS
8 7 (36.84%) Route 53
8 7 (36.84%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 7 (36.84%) Amazon ECS
8 7 (36.84%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (36.84%) Amazon S3
8 7 (36.84%) Web Services
8 7 (36.84%) Python
9 6 (31.58%) PHP
9 6 (31.58%) Prometheus
10 5 (26.32%) Consul
10 5 (26.32%) Windows
10 5 (26.32%) Configuration Management
10 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (26.32%) Ruby

GitLab
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 4 (21.05%) Apache
2 3 (15.79%) nginx
3 1 (5.26%) CMS
3 1 (5.26%) Drupal
3 1 (5.26%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 15 (78.95%) AWS
2 8 (42.11%) Azure
3 7 (36.84%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (36.84%) Amazon ECS
3 7 (36.84%) Amazon S3
3 7 (36.84%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 7 (36.84%) Route 53
4 4 (21.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 4 (21.05%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 4 (21.05%) GitHub
4 4 (21.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (15.79%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (5.26%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) DNS
1 3 (15.79%) OpenVPN
2 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (21.05%) MySQL
3 3 (15.79%) Amazon Aurora
3 3 (15.79%) Redis
4 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (63.16%) Git (software)
2 11 (57.89%) Jenkins
3 5 (26.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (10.53%) Bitbucket
5 1 (5.26%) MSTest
5 1 (5.26%) NUnit
5 1 (5.26%) Subversion
5 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (15.79%) Public Sector
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Kubernetes Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Platform Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) DevOps Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (5.26%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) Elastic Stack
2 7 (36.84%) Web Services
3 4 (21.05%) LAMP
4 3 (15.79%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (5.26%) .NET
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Core
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (5.26%) COM
5 1 (5.26%) CSS
5 1 (5.26%) Dapper ORM
5 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
5 1 (5.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Video\Live Streaming
2 1 (5.26%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (5.26%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Linux
2 5 (26.32%) Windows
3 3 (15.79%) Ubuntu
4 2 (10.53%) CentOS
4 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) DevOps
2 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) Configuration Management
3 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure as Code
3 4 (21.05%) IT Strategy
3 4 (21.05%) Microservices
3 4 (21.05%) Open Source
3 4 (21.05%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
4 3 (15.79%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (15.79%) Deployment Automation
4 3 (15.79%) E-Procurement
4 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Automation
4 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
4 3 (15.79%) Service Management
4 3 (15.79%) Statistics
5 2 (10.53%) Computer Vision
5 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
5 2 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) Python
2 6 (31.58%) PHP
3 5 (26.32%) Ruby
4 3 (15.79%) Go
4 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
4 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
4 3 (15.79%) SQL
5 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
5 2 (10.53%) Perl
6 1 (5.26%) C#
6 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) RHCE
2 3 (15.79%) RHCSA
3 1 (5.26%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 17 (89.47%) Docker
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (89.47%) Kubernetes
2 15 (78.95%) Puppet
3 12 (63.16%) Terraform
4 9 (47.37%) Ansible
4 9 (47.37%) Docker Swarm
4 9 (47.37%) Grafana
4 9 (47.37%) Packer
5 6 (31.58%) Prometheus
6 5 (26.32%) Consul
7 4 (21.05%) Opsview
8 3 (15.79%) Nagios
9 2 (10.53%) Graphite
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) Atlassian
4 1 (5.26%) Splunk