Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Datadog skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Datadog over the 6 months to 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Datadog
UK
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1047 1137 1238
Rank change year-on-year +90 +101 +86
Permanent jobs citing Datadog 95 62 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.058% 0.035% 0.003%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.24% 0.19% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 78 37 4
UK median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +8.70% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £45,750 £53,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £83,750 £61,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 -

Datadog is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 38,890 32,021 24,488
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.60% 18.32% 12.80%
Number of salaries quoted 31,350 26,317 20,540
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Datadog
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Datadog as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Datadog in the UK

Datadog
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Datadog in the UK

Datadog
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Datadog over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Datadog in the UK

Datadog
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Datadog within the UK over the 6 months to 19 October 2018. 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
England +68 87 £60,000 -4.00% 26
London +59 60 £65,000 +1.96% 20
UK excluding London +32 33 £50,000 - 9
South East -3 16 £42,500 -43.33% 1
North of England - 7 £53,750 -
North East - 6 £53,750 -
Scotland - 6 £50,000 - 2
West Midlands +29 2 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Midlands +11 2 £52,500 +5.00% 2
East of England +22 1 £60,000 +20.00% 2
North West - 1 - -
South West - 1 £62,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT jobs citing Datadog 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 with a requirement for Datadog.

1 78 (82.11%) DevOps
2 69 (72.63%) Amazon AWS
3 55 (57.89%) Ansible
3 55 (57.89%) Docker
4 53 (55.79%) Linux
5 47 (49.47%) Agile Software Development
6 44 (46.32%) Kubernetes
7 43 (45.26%) Opscode Chef
8 42 (44.21%) Puppet
9 39 (41.05%) Jenkins
9 39 (41.05%) Terraform
10 38 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 38 (40.00%) Python
11 37 (38.95%) New Relic
12 33 (34.74%) Continuous Integration
13 31 (32.63%) Configuration Management
13 31 (32.63%) Test Automation
14 30 (31.58%) Elastic Stack
15 29 (30.53%) Java
16 25 (26.32%) Ruby
16 25 (26.32%) Bash Shell
16 25 (26.32%) Deployment Automation
17 21 (22.11%) Splunk
18 20 (21.05%) Packer
19 18 (18.95%) Nagios
20 17 (17.89%) Elasticsearch
20 17 (17.89%) GitLab
21 16 (16.84%) Continuous Delivery
21 16 (16.84%) Amazon CloudWatch
21 16 (16.84%) Windows

Datadog
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 17 (17.89%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (14.74%) nginx
3 12 (12.63%) Apache
4 8 (8.42%) Confluence
5 4 (4.21%) Apache Spark
5 4 (4.21%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.11%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.05%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 69 (72.63%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (16.84%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 15 (15.79%) AWS CloudFormation
5 12 (12.63%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (12.63%) Google Cloud Platform
6 11 (11.58%) GitHub
7 10 (10.53%) Amazon S3
7 10 (10.53%) Slack
8 7 (7.37%) AWS Lambda
8 7 (7.37%) Logentries
8 7 (7.37%) Serverless
9 5 (5.26%) SaaS
10 3 (3.16%) Amazon EMR
10 3 (3.16%) IaaS
10 3 (3.16%) PaaS
10 3 (3.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (2.11%) AWS OpsWorks
11 2 (2.11%) Stackdriver
11 2 (2.11%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.47%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.21%) DNS
3 3 (3.16%) SSH
3 3 (3.16%) SSL
4 1 (1.05%) Firewall
4 1 (1.05%) HTTP
4 1 (1.05%) Network Security
4 1 (1.05%) SMTP
4 1 (1.05%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.74%) Redis
2 12 (12.63%) MySQL
3 9 (9.47%) Big Data
4 8 (8.42%) Amazon RDS
5 6 (6.32%) Amazon Redshift
5 6 (6.32%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (4.21%) Blockchain
6 4 (4.21%) Hadoop
6 4 (4.21%) NoSQL
7 3 (3.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (3.16%) Apache Hive
7 3 (3.16%) MariaDB
7 3 (3.16%) SQL Server
8 2 (2.11%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (2.11%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.05%) Amazon Aurora
9 1 (1.05%) Cosmos DB
9 1 (1.05%) CouchDB
9 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.05%) HBase
Development Applications
1 39 (41.05%) Jenkins
2 17 (17.89%) GitLab
3 15 (15.79%) Selenium
4 12 (12.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 12 (12.63%) JIRA
4 12 (12.63%) Travis CI
5 10 (10.53%) Git (software)
5 10 (10.53%) Vagrant
6 9 (9.47%) TeamCity
7 6 (6.32%) Capybara
7 6 (6.32%) Cucumber
7 6 (6.32%) Gatling
7 6 (6.32%) Sonatype Nexus
7 6 (6.32%) WebDriver
8 5 (5.26%) CircleCI
9 4 (4.21%) Bitbucket
10 3 (3.16%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (1.05%) Airbrake
11 1 (1.05%) Codeship
11 1 (1.05%) GoCD
General
1 10 (10.53%) Games
2 9 (9.47%) Banking
2 9 (9.47%) Finance
3 6 (6.32%) Retail
4 4 (4.21%) French Language
4 4 (4.21%) Spanish Language
5 3 (3.16%) Advertising
5 3 (3.16%) Marketing
6 2 (2.11%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 67 (70.53%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (16.84%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 15 (15.79%) Senior DevOps
3 15 (15.79%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 14 (14.74%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 14 (14.74%) Linux Engineer
5 8 (8.42%) Lead DevOps
5 8 (8.42%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 6 (6.32%) Analyst
6 6 (6.32%) Cloud Engineer
6 6 (6.32%) QA Analyst
6 6 (6.32%) Quality Analyst
7 5 (5.26%) AWS Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) Administrator
8 4 (4.21%) Linux Administrator
8 4 (4.21%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 3 (3.16%) Developer
9 3 (3.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (2.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 2 (2.11%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (31.58%) Elastic Stack
2 10 (10.53%) Node.js
2 10 (10.53%) RabbitMQ
3 8 (8.42%) Ruby on Rails
4 7 (7.37%) SAML
5 4 (4.21%) Web Services
6 3 (3.16%) .NET
6 3 (3.16%) Kafka
6 3 (3.16%) LEMP Stack
6 3 (3.16%) PHP-FPM
7 2 (2.11%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.11%) HTML
7 2 (2.11%) JSON
7 2 (2.11%) LDAP
7 2 (2.11%) RESTful
7 2 (2.11%) Sensu
7 2 (2.11%) Spring
7 2 (2.11%) Spring Boot
8 1 (1.05%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.05%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.84%) Linux Command Line
2 11 (11.58%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (10.53%) Mobile App
4 6 (6.32%) Data Centre
4 6 (6.32%) Mobile Banking
5 5 (5.26%) Private Cloud
6 4 (4.21%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (4.21%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (3.16%) Fintech
7 3 (3.16%) Public Cloud
7 3 (3.16%) Replication
8 2 (2.11%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.11%) Online Banking
9 1 (1.05%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.05%) Bitcoin
9 1 (1.05%) Cloud Native
9 1 (1.05%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.05%) FMCG
9 1 (1.05%) N-Tier
9 1 (1.05%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 53 (55.79%) Linux
2 16 (16.84%) Windows
3 11 (11.58%) CentOS
3 11 (11.58%) DC/OS
3 11 (11.58%) Windows Server
3 11 (11.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (10.53%) Ubuntu
5 5 (5.26%) Unix
6 1 (1.05%) Debian
6 1 (1.05%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (82.11%) DevOps
2 47 (49.47%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (34.74%) Continuous Integration
4 31 (32.63%) Configuration Management
4 31 (32.63%) Test Automation
5 25 (26.32%) Deployment Automation
6 16 (16.84%) Continuous Delivery
7 14 (14.74%) Open Source
8 13 (13.68%) BDD
9 12 (12.63%) Problem-Solving
10 11 (11.58%) Server Monitoring
11 10 (10.53%) SDLC
12 8 (8.42%) TDD
12 8 (8.42%) Web Operations
13 7 (7.37%) High Availability
14 6 (6.32%) Exploratory Testing
14 6 (6.32%) Microservices
14 6 (6.32%) Performance Metrics
14 6 (6.32%) Performance Testing
14 6 (6.32%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 38 (40.00%) Python
2 29 (30.53%) Java
3 25 (26.32%) Bash Shell
3 25 (26.32%) Ruby
4 7 (7.37%) C++
4 7 (7.37%) Perl
4 7 (7.37%) PowerShell
5 6 (6.32%) C
5 6 (6.32%) SQL
6 5 (5.26%) Go
6 5 (5.26%) PHP
7 4 (4.21%) JavaScript
8 3 (3.16%) Scala
9 2 (2.11%) C#
9 2 (2.11%) Java 8
9 2 (2.11%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.05%) ANSI SQL
10 1 (1.05%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (3.16%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.05%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.05%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.42%) QA
2 3 (3.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 55 (57.89%) Docker
2 12 (12.63%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (10.53%) Hyper-V
3 10 (10.53%) VirtualBox
3 10 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (8.42%) NFS
5 3 (3.16%) iptables
5 3 (3.16%) LXC
6 1 (1.05%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 55 (57.89%) Ansible
2 44 (46.32%) Kubernetes
3 43 (45.26%) Opscode Chef
4 42 (44.21%) Puppet
5 39 (41.05%) Terraform
6 20 (21.05%) Packer
7 18 (18.95%) Nagios
8 13 (13.68%) Grafana
9 11 (11.58%) Docker Swarm
9 11 (11.58%) ZABBIX
10 8 (8.42%) HAProxy
10 8 (8.42%) Kibana
11 6 (6.32%) logstash
12 4 (4.21%) Graphite
12 4 (4.21%) Prometheus
13 3 (3.16%) Fail2ban
14 2 (2.11%) Marathon
14 2 (2.11%) Mesos
14 2 (2.11%) Oozie
14 2 (2.11%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 37 (38.95%) New Relic
2 21 (22.11%) Splunk
3 12 (12.63%) Google
4 11 (11.58%) VMware
5 6 (6.32%) Microsoft
6 4 (4.21%) AppDynamics
6 4 (4.21%) PagerDuty
7 3 (3.16%) Lets Encrypt
8 2 (2.11%) Atlassian
8 2 (2.11%) Cloudera
8 2 (2.11%) IBM
9 1 (1.05%) Dynatrace
9 1 (1.05%) SaltStack
9 1 (1.05%) Samsung