Period
to 19 October 2019

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 19 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DigitalOcean, Inc
UK
6 months to
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1008 1108 1184
Rank change year-on-year +100 +76 +46
Permanent jobs citing DigitalOcean 62 56 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.046% 0.034% 0.015%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.14% 0.14% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 59 36 24
UK median annual salary £57,500 £42,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.29% -29.17% +50.00%
10th Percentile £32,000 £33,125 £36,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £68,125 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +29.41% +41.67% -17.24%

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 43,170 40,741 33,278
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 31.69% 24.72% 19.04%
Number of salaries quoted 35,152 32,917 27,378
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £27,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 19 October 2019.

Salary histogram for DigitalOcean in the UK

DigitalOcean
Top 9 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 19 October 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
England +83 52 £55,000 +29.41% 13
UK excluding London +73 34 £55,000 +29.41% 10
London +93 19 £68,750 +5.77% 3
South East +32 12 £61,250 +44.12% 2
East of England - 11 £55,000 - 1
Midlands +39 5 £30,000 -14.29%
East Midlands +30 5 £30,000 -45.45%
South West - 5 £40,000 - 5
Northern Ireland - 1 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 19 October 2019, 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 52 (83.87%) AWS
2 43 (69.35%) GCP
3 36 (58.06%) DevOps
3 36 (58.06%) Linux
4 35 (56.45%) Azure
5 34 (54.84%) Docker
6 31 (50.00%) MongoDB
7 30 (48.39%) Python
8 28 (45.16%) MySQL
8 28 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (45.16%) Puppet
8 28 (45.16%) Ansible
8 28 (45.16%) IaaS
8 28 (45.16%) Opscode Chef
9 26 (41.94%) Node.js
9 26 (41.94%) Google
10 24 (38.71%) JavaScript
11 22 (35.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 21 (33.87%) Terraform
12 21 (33.87%) Kubernetes
12 21 (33.87%) Ruby
13 20 (32.26%) HTML
14 19 (30.65%) nginx
14 19 (30.65%) AWS CloudFormation
14 19 (30.65%) OpenStack
15 18 (29.03%) Go
15 18 (29.03%) Retail
16 15 (24.19%) Microservices
16 15 (24.19%) Bash Shell
16 15 (24.19%) PostgreSQL

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 19 (30.65%) nginx
1 19 (30.65%) OpenStack
2 12 (19.35%) Tomcat
3 11 (17.74%) Cloud Foundry
3 11 (17.74%) CloudStack
3 11 (17.74%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (4.84%) Drupal
4 3 (4.84%) JBoss
4 3 (4.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (4.84%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.23%) CMS
6 1 (1.61%) Apache
6 1 (1.61%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 52 (83.87%) AWS
2 43 (69.35%) GCP
3 35 (56.45%) Azure
4 28 (45.16%) IaaS
5 19 (30.65%) AWS CloudFormation
6 13 (20.97%) Heroku
7 11 (17.74%) PaaS
8 10 (16.13%) SaaS
9 8 (12.90%) Linode
10 3 (4.84%) Boomi
11 2 (3.23%) Apigee
12 1 (1.61%) AWS Lambda
12 1 (1.61%) GitHub
12 1 (1.61%) npm
12 1 (1.61%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.74%) VPN
2 8 (12.90%) TCP/IP
3 7 (11.29%) MQTT
4 3 (4.84%) AMQP
5 1 (1.61%) DNS
5 1 (1.61%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 28 (45.16%) MySQL
3 15 (24.19%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (17.74%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (14.52%) NoSQL
6 7 (11.29%) RethinkDB
7 1 (1.61%) Big Data
7 1 (1.61%) MariaDB
7 1 (1.61%) Redis
7 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (19.35%) Git (software)
2 7 (11.29%) CircleCI
3 5 (8.06%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.23%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.61%) gulp
5 1 (1.61%) webpack
General
1 18 (29.03%) Retail
2 2 (3.23%) Banking
2 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.61%) Advertising
3 1 (1.61%) Automotive
3 1 (1.61%) Hindi Language
3 1 (1.61%) Punjabi Language
3 1 (1.61%) Urdu Language
Job Titles
1 20 (32.26%) Developer
2 16 (25.81%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (24.19%) Linux Engineer
4 10 (16.13%) Software Engineer
5 9 (14.52%) Full Stack Developer
5 9 (14.52%) JavaScript Developer
6 8 (12.90%) Cloud Engineer
7 7 (11.29%) React Developer
8 6 (9.68%) AWS Engineer
8 6 (9.68%) HTML CSS Developer
8 6 (9.68%) HTML Developer
8 6 (9.68%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 6 (9.68%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 5 (8.06%) Agile Developer
9 5 (8.06%) JavaScript Engineer
9 5 (8.06%) Lead Developer
9 5 (8.06%) Security Engineer
10 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 3 (4.84%) Systems Administrator
12 2 (3.23%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (41.94%) Node.js
2 20 (32.26%) HTML
3 15 (24.19%) CSS
4 14 (22.58%) GraphQL
5 11 (17.74%) Kafka
5 11 (17.74%) LEMP Stack
6 9 (14.52%) Express
6 9 (14.52%) HTML5
7 8 (12.90%) AngularJS
7 8 (12.90%) boto
7 8 (12.90%) Web Services
8 7 (11.29%) Redux
8 7 (11.29%) Sensu
9 5 (8.06%) REST
9 5 (8.06%) Vue.js
10 4 (6.45%) CSS3
10 4 (6.45%) Next.js
10 4 (6.45%) React
11 3 (4.84%) jQuery
11 3 (4.84%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.74%) Renewable Energy
2 8 (12.90%) Virtual Team
3 3 (4.84%) User Experience
4 2 (3.23%) DataPower
4 2 (3.23%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.61%) BBC
5 1 (1.61%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.61%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 36 (58.06%) Linux
2 12 (19.35%) Ubuntu
3 11 (17.74%) CentOS
3 11 (17.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (12.90%) Unix
5 2 (3.23%) Android
5 2 (3.23%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.23%) Windows
6 1 (1.61%) openSUSE
6 1 (1.61%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (58.06%) DevOps
2 28 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (35.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 15 (24.19%) Microservices
5 11 (17.74%) High Availability
5 11 (17.74%) Infrastructure as Code
5 11 (17.74%) Infrastructure Automation
5 11 (17.74%) Network Design
5 11 (17.74%) Runbook
5 11 (17.74%) Software Engineering
5 11 (17.74%) Test Automation
5 11 (17.74%) Unit Testing
6 8 (12.90%) Fintech
6 8 (12.90%) Web Development
7 7 (11.29%) Scrum
8 6 (9.68%) Application Performance Monitoring
8 6 (9.68%) Configuration Management
9 5 (8.06%) API Development
9 5 (8.06%) Computer Science
9 5 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 30 (48.39%) Python
2 24 (38.71%) JavaScript
3 21 (33.87%) Ruby
4 18 (29.03%) Go
5 15 (24.19%) Bash Shell
6 12 (19.35%) PHP
7 11 (17.74%) Perl
7 11 (17.74%) PowerShell
8 9 (14.52%) ES6
9 8 (12.90%) Java
10 4 (6.45%) SQL
11 3 (4.84%) TypeScript
12 2 (3.23%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.61%) C
13 1 (1.61%) C#
13 1 (1.61%) Elixir
13 1 (1.61%) ES7
13 1 (1.61%) ES8
13 1 (1.61%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) GDPR
1 1 (1.61%) QA
1 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (54.84%) Docker
2 8 (12.90%) VMware Workstation
2 8 (12.90%) Xen
3 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 28 (45.16%) Ansible
1 28 (45.16%) Opscode Chef
1 28 (45.16%) Puppet
2 21 (33.87%) Kubernetes
2 21 (33.87%) Terraform
3 13 (20.97%) Packer
4 9 (14.52%) Nagios
5 8 (12.90%) Salt
6 7 (11.29%) Grafana
7 3 (4.84%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (1.61%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 26 (41.94%) Google
2 11 (17.74%) Rackspace
3 9 (14.52%) VMware
4 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
5 7 (11.29%) New Relic
5 7 (11.29%) Splunk
6 6 (9.68%) Oracle
7 5 (8.06%) Apple
8 3 (4.84%) Dell
8 3 (4.84%) IBM
8 3 (4.84%) MuleSoft
8 3 (4.84%) TIBCO
8 3 (4.84%) webMethods
9 2 (3.23%) Mashery
10 1 (1.61%) Facebook
10 1 (1.61%) PagerDuty
10 1 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.61%) Xamarin