Period
to 22 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Octopus Deploy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Octopus Deploy over the 6 months to 22 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Octopus Deploy
UK > England
6 months to
22 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 409 346 489
Rank change year-on-year -63 +143 +28
Permanent jobs citing Octopus Deploy 819 1,279 946
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.70% 0.91% 0.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.61% 4.59% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 586 994 842
England median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% -4.00% +19.05%
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £88,750 £90,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -8.33% -4.00% +19.05%

Octopus Deploy 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 England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 22,712 27,892 33,066
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 19.48% 19.76% 20.36%
Number of salaries quoted 18,026 22,391 27,415
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £75,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

Octopus Deploy
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Octopus Deploy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Octopus Deploy in England

Octopus Deploy
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Octopus Deploy in England.

Salary trend for Octopus Deploy in England

Octopus Deploy
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Octopus Deploy in England over the 6 months to 22 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Octopus Deploy in England

Octopus Deploy
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Octopus Deploy within the England region over the 6 months to 22 January 2020. 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
London -42 471 £70,000 - 47
South East -32 129 £52,500 +5.00% 33
North of England -4 97 £50,000 -16.67% 31
Midlands +59 85 £50,000 +25.00% 11
West Midlands +49 56 £55,000 +3.77% 8
North West -27 50 £52,500 -12.50% 29
Yorkshire +49 47 £45,000 - 2
East Midlands +18 29 £34,000 -6.85% 3
South West +2 19 £35,000 -22.22% 3
East of England +32 18 £59,000 -1.67% 4
Octopus Deploy
UK

For the 6 months to 22 January 2020, IT jobs citing Octopus Deploy 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 England region with a requirement for Octopus Deploy.

1 548 (66.91%) Azure
2 496 (60.56%) C#
3 491 (59.95%) Agile Software Development
4 486 (59.34%) DevOps
5 470 (57.39%) TeamCity
6 459 (56.04%) .NET
7 335 (40.90%) Git (software)
8 330 (40.29%) AWS
9 311 (37.97%) SQL Server
10 262 (31.99%) SQL
11 258 (31.50%) Docker
12 245 (29.91%) Jenkins
13 229 (27.96%) JavaScript
14 228 (27.84%) Finance
15 227 (27.72%) Continuous Integration
16 215 (26.25%) PowerShell
17 214 (26.13%) Scrum
18 208 (25.40%) ASP.NET
19 205 (25.03%) Microsoft
20 201 (24.54%) Windows
21 192 (23.44%) .NET Core
22 191 (23.32%) MVC
23 187 (22.83%) Microservices
24 169 (20.63%) TDD
25 164 (20.02%) Terraform
26 158 (19.29%) ASP.NET Web API
27 157 (19.17%) Kubernetes
28 153 (18.68%) Puppet
29 152 (18.56%) Ansible
30 143 (17.46%) AngularJS

Octopus Deploy
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 100 (12.21%) IIS
2 48 (5.86%) Confluence
3 35 (4.27%) CMS
4 33 (4.03%) Elasticsearch
5 22 (2.69%) NServiceBus
6 20 (2.44%) Tomcat
7 19 (2.32%) Apache
7 19 (2.32%) nginx
8 17 (2.08%) Umbraco
9 8 (0.98%) WordPress
10 6 (0.73%) Sitecore CMS
10 6 (0.73%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.49%) Apache Solr
11 4 (0.49%) EPiServer
12 3 (0.37%) Anypoint
12 3 (0.37%) Apache Airflow
12 3 (0.37%) Apache Spark
12 3 (0.37%) Kentico
13 2 (0.24%) Mule
13 2 (0.24%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (2.44%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.73%) SAP ERP
3 5 (0.61%) Raiser's Edge
3 5 (0.61%) Shopify
4 2 (0.24%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.24%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 548 (66.91%) Azure
2 330 (40.29%) AWS
3 76 (9.28%) GCP
4 60 (7.33%) SaaS
5 58 (7.08%) GitHub
6 51 (6.23%) Cloud Computing
7 50 (6.11%) AWS CloudFormation
7 50 (6.11%) IaaS
8 41 (5.01%) Amazon EC2
9 39 (4.76%) PaaS
10 34 (4.15%) Serverless
11 30 (3.66%) Power Platform
12 27 (3.30%) Azure Active Directory
12 27 (3.30%) npm
13 25 (3.05%) CloudBees
14 21 (2.56%) Amazon EKS
15 19 (2.32%) Amazon S3
16 17 (2.08%) Office 365
17 15 (1.83%) Sumo Logic
18 13 (1.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 38 (4.64%) Firewall
2 31 (3.79%) DNS
3 29 (3.54%) SSL
4 24 (2.93%) Internet
4 24 (2.93%) TCP/IP
5 16 (1.95%) HTTP
6 10 (1.22%) Wireshark
7 7 (0.85%) DHCP
7 7 (0.85%) NetScaler
7 7 (0.85%) VPN
8 6 (0.73%) FTP
9 4 (0.49%) Skype
10 3 (0.37%) BGP
10 3 (0.37%) BIG-IP
10 3 (0.37%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (0.37%) OSPF
10 3 (0.37%) VLAN
10 3 (0.37%) Wireless
11 2 (0.24%) LAN
11 2 (0.24%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 311 (37.97%) SQL Server
2 101 (12.33%) NoSQL
3 79 (9.65%) Redis
4 68 (8.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 55 (6.72%) MongoDB
6 40 (4.88%) MySQL
7 39 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
8 37 (4.52%) CouchDB
9 36 (4.40%) Oracle Database
10 33 (4.03%) Amazon RDS
11 30 (3.66%) Power BI
12 28 (3.42%) Cosmos DB
13 26 (3.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 25 (3.05%) Big Data
14 25 (3.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 23 (2.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 20 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
16 20 (2.44%) Couchbase
16 20 (2.44%) Hadoop
17 19 (2.32%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 470 (57.39%) TeamCity
2 335 (40.90%) Git (software)
3 245 (29.91%) Jenkins
4 136 (16.61%) Team Foundation Server
5 114 (13.92%) Visual Studio Team System
6 112 (13.68%) JIRA
7 90 (10.99%) NUnit
8 69 (8.42%) Bitbucket
9 66 (8.06%) Jasmine
10 60 (7.33%) Selenium
11 58 (7.08%) Visual Studio
12 57 (6.96%) SpecFlow
13 53 (6.47%) MSBuild
14 46 (5.62%) Karma Test Runner
15 41 (5.01%) Maven
16 39 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 39 (4.76%) MSTest
17 38 (4.64%) GitLab
18 32 (3.91%) IBM UrbanCode
18 32 (3.91%) Travis CI
General
1 228 (27.84%) Finance
2 54 (6.59%) Front Office
3 29 (3.54%) Retail
4 19 (2.32%) Banking
5 16 (1.95%) Games
6 11 (1.34%) Back Office
6 11 (1.34%) Investment Banking
7 10 (1.22%) Automotive
8 8 (0.98%) Advertising
8 8 (0.98%) Manufacturing
9 7 (0.85%) Legal
10 5 (0.61%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.61%) Marketing
11 4 (0.49%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.49%) Music Industry
12 3 (0.37%) Billing
13 2 (0.24%) Law
14 1 (0.12%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 350 (42.74%) Developer
2 179 (21.86%) DevOps Engineer
3 153 (18.68%) .NET Developer
4 132 (16.12%) C# Developer
5 81 (9.89%) Senior Developer
6 78 (9.52%) Software Developer
7 60 (7.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 48 (5.86%) Analyst
8 48 (5.86%) Azure Engineer
9 46 (5.62%) React Developer
10 44 (5.37%) Angular Developer
10 44 (5.37%) Software Engineer
11 40 (4.88%) Azure Developer
11 40 (4.88%) Senior DevOps
12 39 (4.76%) Architect
13 37 (4.52%) Full Stack Developer
14 36 (4.40%) Azure DevOps Engineer
15 34 (4.15%) Senior .NET Developer
16 33 (4.03%) Consultant
16 33 (4.03%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 459 (56.04%) .NET
2 208 (25.40%) ASP.NET
3 192 (23.44%) .NET Core
4 158 (19.29%) ASP.NET Web API
5 143 (17.46%) AngularJS
6 131 (16.00%) .NET Framework
7 125 (15.26%) CSS
8 117 (14.29%) HTML
9 111 (13.55%) React
10 102 (12.45%) REST
11 99 (12.09%) Web Services
12 84 (10.26%) RabbitMQ
12 84 (10.26%) RESTful
13 81 (9.89%) ASP.NET MVC
14 69 (8.42%) Entity Framework
15 66 (8.06%) Kafka
16 63 (7.69%) jQuery
17 60 (7.33%) WCF
18 55 (6.72%) Elastic Stack
19 54 (6.59%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 57 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (4.27%) Self-Motivation
3 34 (4.15%) Mobile App
4 26 (3.17%) Greenfield Project
5 25 (3.05%) PlayStation
6 24 (2.93%) Hybrid Cloud
7 23 (2.81%) Enterprise Software
7 23 (2.81%) User Experience
8 14 (1.71%) Hedge funds
9 13 (1.59%) Cloud Native
10 11 (1.34%) Grid Computing
11 10 (1.22%) Blog
12 8 (0.98%) Linux Command Line
12 8 (0.98%) W3C
13 7 (0.85%) Clustering
13 7 (0.85%) Data Centre
13 7 (0.85%) Public Cloud
14 6 (0.73%) AS400
15 5 (0.61%) Analytical Mindset
16 4 (0.49%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 201 (24.54%) Windows
2 142 (17.34%) Linux
3 73 (8.91%) Windows Server
4 34 (4.15%) Unix
5 25 (3.05%) Mesosphere
6 20 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (2.20%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (1.59%) VMS
9 10 (1.22%) CentOS
10 8 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (0.85%) CoreOS
11 7 (0.85%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.49%) Windows 10
13 3 (0.37%) Android
13 3 (0.37%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.24%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 491 (59.95%) Agile Software Development
2 486 (59.34%) DevOps
3 227 (27.72%) Continuous Integration
4 214 (26.13%) Scrum
5 191 (23.32%) MVC
6 187 (22.83%) Microservices
7 169 (20.63%) TDD
8 128 (15.63%) Problem-Solving
8 128 (15.63%) Test Automation
9 118 (14.41%) Unit Testing
10 117 (14.29%) Software Engineering
11 115 (14.04%) BDD
12 114 (13.92%) Deployment Automation
13 89 (10.87%) Infrastructure as Code
14 82 (10.01%) Continuous Deployment
15 71 (8.67%) Configuration Management
16 70 (8.55%) Analytics
17 69 (8.42%) Kanban
18 68 (8.30%) Scaled Agile Framework
19 66 (8.06%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 496 (60.56%) C#
2 262 (31.99%) SQL
3 229 (27.96%) JavaScript
4 215 (26.25%) PowerShell
5 138 (16.85%) Python
6 130 (15.87%) Java
7 88 (10.74%) Bash Shell
8 79 (9.65%) T-SQL
9 45 (5.49%) Go
10 33 (4.03%) F#
11 31 (3.79%) PL/SQL
12 29 (3.54%) TypeScript
13 25 (3.05%) Ruby
14 23 (2.81%) C
15 21 (2.56%) PHP
16 19 (2.32%) Shell Script
17 16 (1.95%) Scala
18 6 (0.73%) RPG
19 5 (0.61%) Apex Code
19 5 (0.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 41 (5.01%) Degree
2 25 (3.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (1.34%) AWS Certification
5 9 (1.10%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 5 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.37%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.37%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (0.24%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.24%) PMP
8 2 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (9.77%) QA
2 2 (0.24%) GDPR
2 2 (0.24%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.12%) SLA
3 1 (0.12%) WCAG
System Software
1 258 (31.50%) Docker
2 57 (6.96%) Active Directory
3 17 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (1.59%) DFS Replication
5 7 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (0.61%) vSphere
7 4 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.49%) XenApp
7 4 (0.49%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.37%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.12%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.12%) HDFS
9 1 (0.12%) KVM
Systems Management
1 164 (20.02%) Terraform
2 157 (19.17%) Kubernetes
3 153 (18.68%) Puppet
4 152 (18.56%) Ansible
5 134 (16.36%) Opscode Chef
6 52 (6.35%) Automic
7 42 (5.13%) SCCM
8 38 (4.64%) Prometheus
9 35 (4.27%) Consul
10 27 (3.30%) Grafana
11 19 (2.32%) Rancher
12 18 (2.20%) Packer
13 14 (1.71%) Kibana
14 13 (1.59%) Docker Swarm
15 12 (1.47%) Istio
16 10 (1.22%) Graphite
16 10 (1.22%) Nagios
17 9 (1.10%) Salt
18 8 (0.98%) Data Guard
19 7 (0.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 205 (25.03%) Microsoft
2 54 (6.59%) Splunk
3 51 (6.23%) Oracle
4 34 (4.15%) VMware
5 29 (3.54%) Tableau
6 28 (3.42%) AppDynamics
7 26 (3.17%) SAP
8 25 (3.05%) Atlassian
9 22 (2.69%) Sitecore
10 21 (2.56%) Citrix
10 21 (2.56%) Google
11 20 (2.44%) Cadence
11 20 (2.44%) FactSet
12 18 (2.20%) New Relic
13 17 (2.08%) ServiceNow
14 15 (1.83%) Black Duck
15 11 (1.34%) ATG
15 11 (1.34%) SolarWinds
16 10 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
17 9 (1.10%) RedGate