GitLab Integration

clean code in your GitLab repositories

Enable your team to deliver clean code consistently and efficiently, eliminating bugs and vulnerabilities, with a seemless integration into GitLab.

Sonar features for GitLab

extended GitLab experience for clean code

Elevate your GitLab experience with Sonar and ensure only Clean Code is added to the code base. With just a few clicks you're up and running right where your code lives.

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Get instant code feedback directly inside your GitLab merge request and feature branches. Resolve issues BEFORE you merge to main.

go/no-go Quality Gate

Fail your GitLab pipelines when the quality of code doesn’t meet your defined requirements. Clean Code becomes the norm!

issue review

Review and prioritize issue remediation during code reviews directly from GitLab.

monorepo support

Configure multiple Quality Gates and receive project-labeled messages in your GitLab mono repository.

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easy onboarding, instant value

built-in features make analysis a snap!

easy onboarding and authentication

Sonar supports authentication delegation - if you're logged into your GitLab account, you're all set!

auto issue assignment

Native Git data support so issues are automatically assigned and tracked.

continuous inspection

Configure your CI chain to automatically analyze merge requests and branches and publish the Quality Gate results in the build summary.

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GitLab Code Scanning

Security vulnerability review in GitLab

Sonar integration with GitLab code scanning helps you review and prioritize vulnerabilities directly from your repository during your code reviews.

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see the benefits for yourself!

Watch the video GitLab Merge Request/Branch Decoration with SonarQube

end-to-end CI/CD benefits

With its tight coupling to GitLab, Sonar analyzes your projects and provides code health metrics at the right time and in the right place

Promote only clean builds

Non-disruptive code quality analysis overlays your workflow for only producing clean builds. Your project’s Quality Gate status is clearly decorated right in GitLab Pipelines along with code coverage and duplication metrics. Live updating keeps everyone on the same page.


Integrate with Bitbucket, Jenkins, Azure Pipelines, or any other CI.

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Less setup; more analysis

You’ve got fresh code to analyze so we make it easy to get started. An onboarding wizard guides you in adding all your projects and setting up autodetection of branches and MRs.

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Setting up SonarQube and SonarCloud is easy

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