Period
to 12 December 2017

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 12 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DigitalOcean, Inc
UK
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1143 1215 1262
Rank change year-on-year +72 +47 +47
Permanent jobs citing DigitalOcean 37 17 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.021% 0.009% 0.010%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.11% 0.069% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 30 13 6
UK median annual salary £60,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -15.79% -17.39%
10th Percentile £36,250 £27,800 £31,250
90th Percentile £73,125 £81,250 £58,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -14.29% -17.65% -

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 34417 24576 20445
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.19% 13.20% 9.56%
Number of salaries quoted 28396 20641 17115
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.96% +1.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 12 December 2017.

Salary histogram for DigitalOcean in the UK

DigitalOcean
Top 6 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 12 December 2017. 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 +38 36 £60,000 +33.33% 3
London +21 31 £60,000 +2.13% 3
UK excluding London +27 5 £30,000 -14.29%
South East +36 2 £30,000 -20.00%
South West - 2 - -
East of England +5 1 £60,000 +33.33%

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT jobs citing DigitalOcean also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for DigitalOcean.

1 37 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (64.86%) Heroku
3 23 (62.16%) Node.js
3 23 (62.16%) PostgreSQL
4 22 (59.46%) Docker
5 20 (54.05%) React
6 19 (51.35%) Redis
7 17 (45.95%) Elasticsearch
7 17 (45.95%) SQL
8 16 (43.24%) Performance Tuning
8 16 (43.24%) ClojureScript
9 12 (32.43%) Linux
10 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
10 9 (24.32%) Python
10 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (21.62%) Google
11 8 (21.62%) PHP
11 8 (21.62%) HTML
11 8 (21.62%) Google Cloud Platform
12 7 (18.92%) Opscode Chef
12 7 (18.92%) Puppet
12 7 (18.92%) MySQL
12 7 (18.92%) Ruby
13 6 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (16.22%) Java
13 6 (16.22%) OpenStack
13 6 (16.22%) Jenkins
13 6 (16.22%) DevOps
13 6 (16.22%) Ansible
14 5 (13.51%) IaaS

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 17 (45.95%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (16.22%) OpenStack
3 2 (5.41%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 37 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (64.86%) Heroku
3 8 (21.62%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (13.51%) IaaS
5 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (8.11%) Amazon S3
6 3 (8.11%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (8.11%) CloudFront
6 3 (8.11%) Loggly
6 3 (8.11%) Sauce Labs
6 3 (8.11%) Sumo Logic
7 2 (5.41%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (5.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (5.41%) Google Compute Engine
7 2 (5.41%) npm
8 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (2.70%) GitHub
8 1 (2.70%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) SSL
2 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (62.16%) PostgreSQL
2 19 (51.35%) Redis
3 7 (18.92%) MySQL
4 3 (8.11%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (8.11%) MongoDB
4 3 (8.11%) NoSQL
5 2 (5.41%) Blockchain
5 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Jenkins
2 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
3 4 (10.81%) webpack
4 3 (8.11%) Appium
4 3 (8.11%) CircleCI
4 3 (8.11%) Cucumber
4 3 (8.11%) Gradle
4 3 (8.11%) gulp
4 3 (8.11%) JIRA
4 3 (8.11%) Maven
4 3 (8.11%) Selenium
4 3 (8.11%) TeamCity
4 3 (8.11%) Travis CI
4 3 (8.11%) Vagrant
4 3 (8.11%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.70%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.70%) git-flow
5 1 (2.70%) GitLab
General
1 2 (5.41%) Legal
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (86.49%) Developer
2 21 (56.76%) Full Stack Developer
3 16 (43.24%) Senior Developer
3 16 (43.24%) Senior Full Stack Developer
4 15 (40.54%) Lead Developer
5 5 (13.51%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Angular Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Node.js Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Developer in Test
7 3 (8.11%) PHP Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Python Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Software Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Test Automation Developer
8 2 (5.41%) HTML CSS Developer
8 2 (5.41%) HTML Developer
8 2 (5.41%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Web Developer
9 1 (2.70%) DevOps Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Full Stack Web Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (62.16%) Node.js
2 20 (54.05%) React
3 8 (21.62%) HTML
4 5 (13.51%) CSS
4 5 (13.51%) Web Services
5 4 (10.81%) AngularJS
6 3 (8.11%) .NET
6 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET
6 3 (8.11%) CSS3
6 3 (8.11%) Elastic Stack
6 3 (8.11%) HTML5
6 3 (8.11%) jQuery
6 3 (8.11%) REST
6 3 (8.11%) RESTful
6 3 (8.11%) SOAP
7 2 (5.41%) Laravel
7 2 (5.41%) MEAN Stack
7 2 (5.41%) PhoneGap
7 2 (5.41%) Redux
7 2 (5.41%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.11%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (8.11%) Mobile App
2 3 (8.11%) Replication
3 2 (5.41%) User Experience
4 1 (2.70%) Fintech
4 1 (2.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (32.43%) Linux
2 3 (8.11%) CoreOS
2 3 (8.11%) Unix
3 2 (5.41%) Android
3 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.41%) Ubuntu
3 2 (5.41%) Windows
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (16.22%) DevOps
4 5 (13.51%) Scrum
4 5 (13.51%) TDD
5 4 (10.81%) Microservices
6 3 (8.11%) Acceptance Criteria
6 3 (8.11%) Agile Testing
6 3 (8.11%) API Testing
6 3 (8.11%) BDD
6 3 (8.11%) Exploratory Testing
6 3 (8.11%) Issue Tracking
6 3 (8.11%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 3 (8.11%) SDET
6 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
6 3 (8.11%) Software Testing
6 3 (8.11%) Test Automation
6 3 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (8.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 17 (45.95%) SQL
2 16 (43.24%) ClojureScript
3 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
3 9 (24.32%) Python
4 8 (21.62%) PHP
5 7 (18.92%) Ruby
6 6 (16.22%) Java
7 5 (13.51%) Bash Shell
8 4 (10.81%) ES6
8 4 (10.81%) Perl
9 3 (8.11%) C#
9 3 (8.11%) C++
9 3 (8.11%) Go
9 3 (8.11%) Scala
10 2 (5.41%) Elixir
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) QA
System Software
1 22 (59.46%) Docker
2 3 (8.11%) VirtualBox
2 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (18.92%) Puppet
2 6 (16.22%) Ansible
3 4 (10.81%) Salt
4 3 (8.11%) Kubernetes
4 3 (8.11%) Nagios
4 3 (8.11%) Rancher
4 3 (8.11%) ZABBIX
5 2 (5.41%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Google
2 3 (8.11%) Dynatrace
2 3 (8.11%) New Relic
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle
2 3 (8.11%) Rackspace
2 3 (8.11%) SaltStack
2 3 (8.11%) Splunk
2 3 (8.11%) VMware
3 2 (5.41%) Apiary
3 2 (5.41%) Mercator
3 2 (5.41%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft