Period
to 22 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for DigitalOcean skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DigitalOcean over the 6 months to 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DigitalOcean, Inc
UK
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1110 1153 1255
Rank change year-on-year +43 +102 +43
Permanent jobs citing DigitalOcean 73 27 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.042% 0.016% 0.010%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.19% 0.096% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 42 25 19
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +50.00% -25.58%
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £81,500 £76,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,250 £75,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -45.00% +87.50% -15.79%

DigitalOcean 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 39,430 28,072 23,652
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.72% 16.24% 11.77%
Number of salaries quoted 32,073 23,295 19,933
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,500 £43,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +6.90% -1.14% +3.53%

DigitalOcean
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for DigitalOcean in the UK

DigitalOcean
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for DigitalOcean in the UK

DigitalOcean
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DigitalOcean over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for DigitalOcean in the UK

DigitalOcean
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DigitalOcean within the UK over the 6 months to 22 June 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 +57 73 £60,000 - 12
UK excluding London +25 39 £41,250 -45.00% 8
London +15 34 £63,750 +6.25% 4
North West +34 25 - - 2
North of England +33 25 - - 4
South East - 7 £40,000 - 2
Midlands - 4 £33,750 - 1
West Midlands - 3 £32,500 - 1
East of England - 3 £60,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, IT jobs citing DigitalOcean 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 DigitalOcean.

1 70 (95.89%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (69.86%) JavaScript
3 49 (67.12%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (64.38%) HTML
5 46 (63.01%) Linux
6 44 (60.27%) Continuous Integration
7 39 (53.42%) PHP
7 39 (53.42%) MySQL
7 39 (53.42%) CSS
8 37 (50.68%) Git (software)
8 37 (50.68%) jQuery
9 36 (49.32%) Test Automation
10 35 (47.95%) REST
10 35 (47.95%) SQL
11 33 (45.21%) Unix
12 31 (42.47%) RabbitMQ
13 29 (39.73%) MongoDB
13 29 (39.73%) MVC
14 28 (38.36%) Web Services
14 28 (38.36%) Laravel
14 28 (38.36%) New Relic
14 28 (38.36%) Linux Command Line
15 26 (35.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 26 (35.62%) SQL Server
15 26 (35.62%) OO
16 25 (34.25%) Process Improvement
16 25 (34.25%) PHPUnit
16 25 (34.25%) Dependency Injection
16 25 (34.25%) GitHub
16 25 (34.25%) Collaborative Working

DigitalOcean
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 12 (16.44%) OpenStack
2 8 (10.96%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (6.85%) Apache
4 3 (4.11%) Apache Spark
4 3 (4.11%) nginx
5 2 (2.74%) WordPress
6 1 (1.37%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 70 (95.89%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (34.25%) GitHub
3 11 (15.07%) Google Cloud Platform
3 11 (15.07%) Heroku
3 11 (15.07%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (12.33%) IaaS
5 8 (10.96%) Sauce Labs
6 7 (9.59%) AWS Lambda
6 7 (9.59%) SaaS
6 7 (9.59%) Serverless
7 6 (8.22%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (8.22%) Linode
8 3 (4.11%) Loggly
8 3 (4.11%) Sumo Logic
9 2 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (2.74%) Google Compute Engine
10 1 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (1.37%) Amazon S3
10 1 (1.37%) CloudFront
10 1 (1.37%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.22%) AMQP
1 6 (8.22%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.48%) HTTP
3 3 (4.11%) DNS
3 3 (4.11%) Internet
4 1 (1.37%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (53.42%) MySQL
2 29 (39.73%) MongoDB
3 26 (35.62%) SQL Server
4 20 (27.40%) PostgreSQL
5 18 (24.66%) Redis
6 5 (6.85%) MariaDB
7 3 (4.11%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (4.11%) Hadoop
7 3 (4.11%) HBase
7 3 (4.11%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.74%) Blockchain
9 1 (1.37%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (1.37%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.37%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 37 (50.68%) Git (software)
2 25 (34.25%) PHPUnit
3 16 (21.92%) Jenkins
4 14 (19.18%) JIRA
5 10 (13.70%) CircleCI
5 10 (13.70%) Cucumber
6 8 (10.96%) Appium
6 8 (10.96%) Gradle
6 8 (10.96%) Maven
6 8 (10.96%) Selenium
6 8 (10.96%) TeamCity
6 8 (10.96%) WebDriver
7 4 (5.48%) Vagrant
8 3 (4.11%) JMeter
8 3 (4.11%) NeoLoad
8 3 (4.11%) The Grinder
8 3 (4.11%) Travis CI
8 3 (4.11%) webpack
9 2 (2.74%) Grunt
9 2 (2.74%) gulp
General
1 7 (9.59%) Hindi Language
1 7 (9.59%) Punjabi Language
1 7 (9.59%) Urdu Language
2 3 (4.11%) Finance
3 1 (1.37%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 55 (75.34%) Developer
2 28 (38.36%) PHP Developer
3 26 (35.62%) MySQL Developer
4 25 (34.25%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 21 (28.77%) MongoDB Developer
6 17 (23.29%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
7 13 (17.81%) Backend Developer
7 13 (17.81%) Lead Developer
7 13 (17.81%) Software Developer
8 12 (16.44%) Full Stack Developer
9 8 (10.96%) Senior Developer
9 8 (10.96%) Senior Full Stack Developer
10 6 (8.22%) Linux Engineer
11 5 (6.85%) Developer in Test
11 5 (6.85%) DevOps Engineer
11 5 (6.85%) Test Automation Developer
12 4 (5.48%) JavaScript Developer
13 3 (4.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 3 (4.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 3 (4.11%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (64.38%) HTML
2 39 (53.42%) CSS
3 37 (50.68%) jQuery
4 35 (47.95%) REST
5 31 (42.47%) RabbitMQ
6 28 (38.36%) Laravel
6 28 (38.36%) Web Services
7 26 (35.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 20 (27.40%) Node.js
9 11 (15.07%) React
10 9 (12.33%) AngularJS
10 9 (12.33%) SOAP
11 6 (8.22%) boto
11 6 (8.22%) CSS3
11 6 (8.22%) Express
11 6 (8.22%) Sails.js
12 4 (5.48%) Elastic Stack
12 4 (5.48%) HTML5
12 4 (5.48%) LAPP Stack
12 4 (5.48%) MEAN Stack
Miscellaneous
1 28 (38.36%) Linux Command Line
2 14 (19.18%) Mobile App
3 7 (9.59%) User Experience
3 7 (9.59%) Virtual Team
4 6 (8.22%) Fintech
5 4 (5.48%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.11%) Algorithms
6 3 (4.11%) Replication
7 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.74%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.37%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 46 (63.01%) Linux
2 33 (45.21%) Unix
3 3 (4.11%) CoreOS
4 1 (1.37%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (67.12%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (60.27%) Continuous Integration
3 36 (49.32%) Test Automation
4 29 (39.73%) MVC
5 26 (35.62%) OO
6 25 (34.25%) Collaborative Working
6 25 (34.25%) Dependency Injection
6 25 (34.25%) Process Improvement
7 20 (27.40%) TDD
8 18 (24.66%) Scrum
9 14 (19.18%) Issue Tracking
10 12 (16.44%) BDD
11 11 (15.07%) Acceptance Criteria
11 11 (15.07%) Agile Testing
11 11 (15.07%) API Testing
11 11 (15.07%) Exploratory Testing
11 11 (15.07%) SDET
11 11 (15.07%) Software Testing
11 11 (15.07%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (15.07%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 51 (69.86%) JavaScript
2 39 (53.42%) PHP
3 35 (47.95%) SQL
4 21 (28.77%) Java
5 14 (19.18%) Python
6 12 (16.44%) Bash Shell
7 11 (15.07%) ES6
8 8 (10.96%) ClojureScript
9 6 (8.22%) ES8
9 6 (8.22%) Go
10 4 (5.48%) C#
11 3 (4.11%) C++
11 3 (4.11%) Java 8
11 3 (4.11%) Perl
11 3 (4.11%) Ruby
11 3 (4.11%) Scala
12 1 (1.37%) PHP 7
12 1 (1.37%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (12.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.07%) QA
2 7 (9.59%) GDPR
2 7 (9.59%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (26.03%) Docker
2 9 (12.33%) Xen
3 3 (4.11%) HDFS
3 3 (4.11%) VirtualBox
3 3 (4.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.11%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 12 (16.44%) Ansible
1 12 (16.44%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (16.44%) Puppet
2 9 (12.33%) Salt
2 9 (12.33%) Terraform
3 4 (5.48%) Nagios
4 3 (4.11%) Consul
4 3 (4.11%) Kubernetes
4 3 (4.11%) Packer
4 3 (4.11%) Rancher
4 3 (4.11%) ZABBIX
5 2 (2.74%) cPanel
5 2 (2.74%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (1.37%) Grafana
6 1 (1.37%) Graphite
6 1 (1.37%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 28 (38.36%) New Relic
2 11 (15.07%) Google
3 9 (12.33%) VMware
4 6 (8.22%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.48%) SaltStack
6 3 (4.11%) Dynatrace
6 3 (4.11%) Oracle
6 3 (4.11%) Rackspace
6 3 (4.11%) Splunk