Period
to 6 August 2020

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 6 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Octopus Deploy
England > North West
6 months to
6 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 176 276 229
Rank change year-on-year +100 -47 +108
Permanent jobs citing Octopus Deploy 51 64 136
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 1.02% 0.61% 1.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.19% 2.87% 4.93%
Number of salaries quoted 52 54 108
Median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% -2.13% +38.24%
10th Percentile £42,500 £43,750 £37,125
90th Percentile £60,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +9.65% -5.00% +9.09%

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 982 2,230 2,761
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 19.55% 21.17% 22.51%
Number of salaries quoted 799 1,625 2,220
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £28,475
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Octopus Deploy
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Octopus Deploy as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Octopus Deploy in the North West over the 6 months to 6 August 2020.

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 6 August 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
Cheshire +75 30 £50,000 - 2
Manchester +57 18 £55,000 -8.33% 3
Merseyside +19 3 £47,500 -9.52% 5
Octopus Deploy
England

For the 6 months to 6 August 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 North West region with a requirement for Octopus Deploy.

1 45 (88.24%) TeamCity
2 43 (84.31%) Azure
3 36 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (52.94%) SQL Server
5 24 (47.06%) .NET
5 24 (47.06%) Git (software)
6 23 (45.10%) DevOps
7 22 (43.14%) PowerShell
8 20 (39.22%) ASP.NET Web API
9 19 (37.25%) C#
9 19 (37.25%) SQL
9 19 (37.25%) Microsoft
10 18 (35.29%) .NET Framework
10 18 (35.29%) Ansible
10 18 (35.29%) Entity Framework
10 18 (35.29%) Puppet
11 17 (33.33%) Jenkins
11 17 (33.33%) Terraform
12 16 (31.37%) Python
12 16 (31.37%) NUnit
12 16 (31.37%) Opscode Chef
13 15 (29.41%) Bitbucket
13 15 (29.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 14 (27.45%) Windows
15 13 (25.49%) Active Directory
15 13 (25.49%) VMware
15 13 (25.49%) .NET Core
16 12 (23.53%) High Availability
17 11 (21.57%) Selenium
17 11 (21.57%) Continuous Integration

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 2 (3.92%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (3.92%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 43 (84.31%) Azure
2 9 (17.65%) AWS
3 8 (15.69%) GitHub
4 5 (9.80%) GCP
5 4 (7.84%) Datadog
5 4 (7.84%) Serverless
6 2 (3.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (3.92%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (3.92%) Amazon S3
6 2 (3.92%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (3.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (1.96%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) Firewall
2 1 (1.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.84%) Biml
2 4 (7.84%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (3.92%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 45 (88.24%) TeamCity
2 24 (47.06%) Git (software)
3 17 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 16 (31.37%) NUnit
5 15 (29.41%) Bitbucket
6 11 (21.57%) Selenium
7 10 (19.61%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (17.65%) JIRA
9 7 (13.73%) Cypress.io
10 5 (9.80%) SpecFlow
11 3 (5.88%) GoCD
11 3 (5.88%) Visual Studio
11 3 (5.88%) WebDriver
12 2 (3.92%) Cucumber
12 2 (3.92%) Maven
13 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 2 (3.92%) Law
2 1 (1.96%) Billing
2 1 (1.96%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (33.33%) Developer
2 12 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (15.69%) C# Software Engineer
3 8 (15.69%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (15.69%) Full Stack Developer
3 8 (15.69%) Software Engineer
4 7 (13.73%) Angular Developer
4 7 (13.73%) React Developer
5 6 (11.76%) IT Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.92%) .NET Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Platform Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Test Automation Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) VMware Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (1.96%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (47.06%) .NET
2 20 (39.22%) ASP.NET Web API
3 18 (35.29%) .NET Framework
3 18 (35.29%) Entity Framework
4 13 (25.49%) .NET Core
5 10 (19.61%) AngularJS
6 9 (17.65%) CSS
6 9 (17.65%) NHibernate
7 8 (15.69%) REST
8 7 (13.73%) Vue.js
9 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET
10 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (5.88%) MSMQ
10 3 (5.88%) Node.js
10 3 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
11 2 (3.92%) Aurelia
11 2 (3.92%) HTML
11 2 (3.92%) HTML5
11 2 (3.92%) jQuery
11 2 (3.92%) React
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) Public Cloud
3 2 (3.92%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.92%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.96%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 14 (27.45%) Windows
2 11 (21.57%) Windows Server
3 5 (9.80%) Linux
4 1 (1.96%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (45.10%) DevOps
3 15 (29.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 12 (23.53%) High Availability
5 11 (21.57%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (21.57%) Software Engineering
6 10 (19.61%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (17.65%) Deployment Automation
8 8 (15.69%) Agile Project Management
8 8 (15.69%) Performance Testing
8 8 (15.69%) Project Management
8 8 (15.69%) Secure Coding
9 7 (13.73%) Responsive Web Design
10 6 (11.76%) Collaborative Working
10 6 (11.76%) Continuous Deployment
10 6 (11.76%) Infrastructure as Code
11 5 (9.80%) MVC
11 5 (9.80%) Scrum
11 5 (9.80%) TDD
11 5 (9.80%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 22 (43.14%) PowerShell
2 19 (37.25%) C#
2 19 (37.25%) SQL
3 16 (31.37%) Python
4 3 (5.88%) Go
4 3 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.92%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.96%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 13 (25.49%) Active Directory
2 10 (19.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.84%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (35.29%) Ansible
1 18 (35.29%) Puppet
2 17 (33.33%) Terraform
3 16 (31.37%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (9.80%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 19 (37.25%) Microsoft
2 13 (25.49%) VMware
3 4 (7.84%) Google
4 2 (3.92%) New Relic
4 2 (3.92%) Splunk