Period
to 9 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 9 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Octopus Deploy
England > North West
6 months to
9 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 272 233 341
Rank change year-on-year -39 +108 -7
Permanent jobs citing Octopus Deploy 47 123 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.49% 1.09% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.16% 5.18% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 42 110 25
North West median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +55.84% -18.95%
10th Percentile £39,125 £41,700 £32,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £85,000 £47,499
England 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 the North West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2,174 2,375 2,813
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 22.57% 20.95% 21.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1,735 1,934 2,283
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Octopus Deploy
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Octopus Deploy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Octopus Deploy in the North West

Octopus Deploy
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Octopus Deploy in the North West

Octopus Deploy
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Octopus Deploy in the North West over the 6 months to 9 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Octopus Deploy in the North West

Octopus Deploy
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Octopus Deploy within the North West region over the 6 months to 9 December 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
Manchester -43 28 £52,500 -12.50% 12
Cheshire +25 9 £56,250 +27.84% 5
Merseyside +6 5 £52,500 +81.03%
Lancashire - 5 £50,000 -
Octopus Deploy
England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2019, 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 North West region with a requirement for Octopus Deploy.

1 34 (72.34%) Azure
2 32 (68.09%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (63.83%) DevOps
4 27 (57.45%) C#
5 25 (53.19%) .NET
6 24 (51.06%) TeamCity
7 20 (42.55%) JavaScript
7 20 (42.55%) Microservices
8 19 (40.43%) .NET Core
9 18 (38.30%) SOLID
10 17 (36.17%) Windows
11 16 (34.04%) AWS
11 16 (34.04%) RESTful
12 15 (31.91%) SQL Server
12 15 (31.91%) Active Directory
12 15 (31.91%) Jenkins
12 15 (31.91%) Deployment Automation
13 14 (29.79%) Test Automation
14 13 (27.66%) PowerShell
14 13 (27.66%) Microsoft
15 12 (25.53%) BDD
16 11 (23.40%) Ansible
16 11 (23.40%) Windows Server
17 10 (21.28%) Collaborative Working
17 10 (21.28%) Puppet
17 10 (21.28%) Fintech
17 10 (21.28%) CRM
17 10 (21.28%) VMware
17 10 (21.28%) Git (software)
17 10 (21.28%) RabbitMQ

Octopus Deploy
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 8 (17.02%) IIS
2 7 (14.89%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (12.77%) Confluence
4 4 (8.51%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.13%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 10 (21.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.13%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 34 (72.34%) Azure
2 16 (34.04%) AWS
3 7 (14.89%) GitHub
4 5 (10.64%) GCP
5 4 (8.51%) Slack
6 3 (6.38%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (6.38%) Serverless
7 2 (4.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (4.26%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (4.26%) Amazon S3
7 2 (4.26%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (4.26%) Azure Stack
7 2 (4.26%) Power Platform
8 1 (2.13%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (2.13%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (2.13%) IaaS
8 1 (2.13%) Office 365
8 1 (2.13%) PaaS
8 1 (2.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.89%) DHCP
1 7 (14.89%) DNS
2 4 (8.51%) Skype
3 2 (4.26%) Firewall
4 1 (2.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.91%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) Event Store
2 2 (4.26%) Power BI
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.13%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 24 (51.06%) TeamCity
2 15 (31.91%) Jenkins
3 10 (21.28%) Git (software)
4 7 (14.89%) JIRA
5 4 (8.51%) Bitbucket
5 4 (8.51%) GoCD
5 4 (8.51%) Selenium
5 4 (8.51%) SpecFlow
5 4 (8.51%) WebDriver
6 3 (6.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (4.26%) CircleCI
7 2 (4.26%) Cucumber
7 2 (4.26%) GitLab
7 2 (4.26%) Maven
7 2 (4.26%) NUnit
8 1 (2.13%) Bitbucket Server
General
1 4 (8.51%) Advertising
2 2 (4.26%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 22 (46.81%) Developer
2 16 (34.04%) C# Developer
3 10 (21.28%) .NET Developer
4 6 (12.77%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Lead Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Architect
7 3 (6.38%) AWS Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Azure Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) C# Programmer
7 3 (6.38%) Cloud Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Programmer
7 3 (6.38%) Software Manager
8 2 (4.26%) Agile Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (53.19%) .NET
2 19 (40.43%) .NET Core
3 16 (34.04%) RESTful
4 10 (21.28%) RabbitMQ
5 7 (14.89%) CSS
6 6 (12.77%) .NET Framework
6 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (10.64%) Entity Framework
7 5 (10.64%) HTML
7 5 (10.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (8.51%) AngularJS
8 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET
8 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (8.51%) Ruby on Rails
9 3 (6.38%) React
9 3 (6.38%) REST
10 2 (4.26%) Elastic Stack
10 2 (4.26%) Web Services
11 1 (2.13%) Middleware
11 1 (2.13%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.51%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.51%) N-Tier
2 4 (8.51%) User Experience
3 2 (4.26%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (4.26%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.13%) PKI
4 1 (2.13%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (36.17%) Windows
2 11 (23.40%) Windows Server
3 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (10.64%) Linux
5 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.13%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (68.09%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (63.83%) DevOps
3 20 (42.55%) Microservices
4 18 (38.30%) SOLID
5 15 (31.91%) Deployment Automation
6 14 (29.79%) Test Automation
7 12 (25.53%) BDD
8 10 (21.28%) Collaborative Working
8 10 (21.28%) CRM
8 10 (21.28%) Fintech
9 9 (19.15%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (19.15%) SDLC
10 8 (17.02%) MVC
10 8 (17.02%) Scrum
11 6 (12.77%) IT Strategy
11 6 (12.77%) OO
12 5 (10.64%) Continuous Deployment
12 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 5 (10.64%) TDD
13 4 (8.51%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 27 (57.45%) C#
2 20 (42.55%) JavaScript
3 13 (27.66%) PowerShell
4 7 (14.89%) Python
4 7 (14.89%) SQL
5 5 (10.64%) Ruby
6 4 (8.51%) T-SQL
7 3 (6.38%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.13%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) AWS Certification
2 1 (2.13%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) Solvency II
System Software
1 15 (31.91%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.77%) vSphere
3 2 (4.26%) Docker
4 1 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (23.40%) Ansible
2 10 (21.28%) Puppet
3 7 (14.89%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (12.77%) McAfee ePO
4 6 (12.77%) SCCM
5 5 (10.64%) Terraform
6 3 (6.38%) Kibana
6 3 (6.38%) Salt
7 2 (4.26%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (4.26%) Kubernetes
7 2 (4.26%) logstash
8 1 (2.13%) Grafana
8 1 (2.13%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 13 (27.66%) Microsoft
2 10 (21.28%) VMware
3 6 (12.77%) McAfee
4 5 (10.64%) Atlassian
5 4 (8.51%) New Relic
6 2 (4.26%) Google
6 2 (4.26%) LogicMonitor
7 1 (2.13%) AppDynamics
7 1 (2.13%) Telerik
7 1 (2.13%) Trend Micro