Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DigitalOcean, Inc
UK
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1133 1153 1268
Rank change year-on-year +20 +115 +22
Permanent jobs citing DigitalOcean 66 18 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.037% 0.010% 0.009%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.18% 0.073% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 36 16 9
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +50.00% -21.95%
10th Percentile £47,500 £45,625 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £81,875 £44,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,250 £60,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year -22.92% +54.84% -8.82%

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 36,462 24,517 21,940
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.69% 13.97% 10.38%
Number of salaries quoted 30,215 20,536 18,455
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year - +0.56% +5.29%

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 23 February 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 23 February 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 +56 65 £60,000 - 3
London +21 42 £60,000 - 2
UK excluding London +34 23 £46,250 -22.92% 1
North of England +17 17 - -
North West +1 17 - -
East of England 0 2 £60,000 +33.33%
South West - 2 - - 1
West Midlands - 1 £32,500 -
Midlands - 1 £32,500 -
South East - 1 £30,000 -

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 65 (98.48%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (65.15%) SQL
3 32 (48.48%) JavaScript
4 30 (45.45%) PostgreSQL
4 30 (45.45%) Heroku
5 29 (43.94%) Node.js
5 29 (43.94%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (43.94%) HTML
5 29 (43.94%) Docker
6 27 (40.91%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (39.39%) jQuery
7 26 (39.39%) REST
7 26 (39.39%) Linux
8 25 (37.88%) Redis
8 25 (37.88%) Test Automation
8 25 (37.88%) Git (software)
8 25 (37.88%) React
9 24 (36.36%) Elasticsearch
10 23 (34.85%) Performance Tuning
10 23 (34.85%) ClojureScript
11 22 (33.33%) MySQL
11 22 (33.33%) PHP
12 21 (31.82%) CSS
12 21 (31.82%) Unix
13 20 (30.30%) Web Services
13 20 (30.30%) MongoDB
14 19 (28.79%) New Relic
14 19 (28.79%) Linux Command Line
15 18 (27.27%) MVC
15 18 (27.27%) SQL Server

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 24 (36.36%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (7.58%) OpenStack
3 3 (4.55%) nginx
4 1 (1.52%) Apache
4 1 (1.52%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 65 (98.48%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (45.45%) Heroku
3 18 (27.27%) GitHub
4 8 (12.12%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (12.12%) Sauce Labs
5 5 (7.58%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (6.06%) Google Compute Engine
6 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (4.55%) Amazon S3
7 3 (4.55%) CloudFront
7 3 (4.55%) IaaS
8 2 (3.03%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (3.03%) Loggly
8 2 (3.03%) npm
8 2 (3.03%) Sumo Logic
9 1 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (1.52%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (1.52%) Bluemix
9 1 (1.52%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) HTTP
2 1 (1.52%) DNS
2 1 (1.52%) Internet
2 1 (1.52%) SSL
2 1 (1.52%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (45.45%) PostgreSQL
2 25 (37.88%) Redis
3 22 (33.33%) MySQL
4 20 (30.30%) MongoDB
5 18 (27.27%) SQL Server
6 4 (6.06%) Blockchain
6 4 (6.06%) NoSQL
7 3 (4.55%) Relational Database
8 2 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.52%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.52%) HBase
9 1 (1.52%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 25 (37.88%) Git (software)
2 17 (25.76%) PHPUnit
3 10 (15.15%) Jenkins
4 8 (12.12%) Appium
4 8 (12.12%) CircleCI
4 8 (12.12%) Cucumber
4 8 (12.12%) Gradle
4 8 (12.12%) JIRA
4 8 (12.12%) Maven
4 8 (12.12%) Selenium
4 8 (12.12%) WebDriver
5 3 (4.55%) gulp
6 2 (3.03%) Bitbucket
6 2 (3.03%) TeamCity
6 2 (3.03%) Travis CI
6 2 (3.03%) Vagrant
6 2 (3.03%) webpack
7 1 (1.52%) GitLab
7 1 (1.52%) JMeter
7 1 (1.52%) NeoLoad
Job Titles
1 62 (93.94%) Developer
2 25 (37.88%) Full Stack Developer
3 24 (36.36%) Lead Developer
4 23 (34.85%) Senior Developer
4 23 (34.85%) Senior Full Stack Developer
5 19 (28.79%) PHP Developer
6 18 (27.27%) MongoDB Developer
6 18 (27.27%) MySQL Developer
7 17 (25.76%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 13 (19.70%) Software Developer
9 12 (18.18%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
10 8 (12.12%) Developer in Test
10 8 (12.12%) Test Automation Developer
11 5 (7.58%) Python Developer
12 4 (6.06%) Angular Developer
12 4 (6.06%) Node.js Developer
13 3 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
13 3 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
14 2 (3.03%) HTML Developer
14 2 (3.03%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (43.94%) HTML
1 29 (43.94%) Node.js
2 26 (39.39%) jQuery
2 26 (39.39%) REST
3 25 (37.88%) React
4 21 (31.82%) CSS
5 20 (30.30%) Web Services
6 18 (27.27%) Laravel
6 18 (27.27%) RabbitMQ
7 17 (25.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (12.12%) SOAP
9 4 (6.06%) AngularJS
9 4 (6.06%) CSS3
9 4 (6.06%) HTML5
10 3 (4.55%) .NET
10 3 (4.55%) RESTful
11 2 (3.03%) Apache Cordova
11 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET
11 2 (3.03%) PhoneGap
11 2 (3.03%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 19 (28.79%) Linux Command Line
2 8 (12.12%) Mobile App
3 7 (10.61%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.03%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.03%) Replication
5 1 (1.52%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 26 (39.39%) Linux
2 21 (31.82%) Unix
3 2 (3.03%) Android
3 2 (3.03%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.03%) CoreOS
3 2 (3.03%) Windows
3 2 (3.03%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (43.94%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (40.91%) Continuous Integration
3 25 (37.88%) Test Automation
4 23 (34.85%) Performance Tuning
5 18 (27.27%) MVC
6 17 (25.76%) Collaborative Working
6 17 (25.76%) Dependency Injection
6 17 (25.76%) OO
6 17 (25.76%) Process Improvement
7 12 (18.18%) TDD
8 9 (13.64%) Microservices
8 9 (13.64%) Scrum
9 8 (12.12%) Acceptance Criteria
9 8 (12.12%) Agile Testing
9 8 (12.12%) API Testing
9 8 (12.12%) BDD
9 8 (12.12%) Exploratory Testing
9 8 (12.12%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 8 (12.12%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (12.12%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 43 (65.15%) SQL
2 32 (48.48%) JavaScript
3 23 (34.85%) ClojureScript
4 22 (33.33%) PHP
5 11 (16.67%) Java
6 10 (15.15%) Python
7 5 (7.58%) Ruby
8 4 (6.06%) Bash Shell
9 3 (4.55%) C#
10 2 (3.03%) C++
10 2 (3.03%) Elixir
10 2 (3.03%) ES6
10 2 (3.03%) ES7
10 2 (3.03%) Go
10 2 (3.03%) Perl
10 2 (3.03%) Scala
11 1 (1.52%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (7.58%) Degree
2 2 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.15%) QA
System Software
1 29 (43.94%) Docker
2 2 (3.03%) VirtualBox
2 2 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.03%) Xen
3 1 (1.52%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (9.09%) Puppet
2 5 (7.58%) Ansible
3 2 (3.03%) Kubernetes
3 2 (3.03%) Nagios
3 2 (3.03%) Rancher
3 2 (3.03%) Salt
3 2 (3.03%) Terraform
3 2 (3.03%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.52%) Consul
4 1 (1.52%) Packer
Vendors
1 19 (28.79%) New Relic
2 8 (12.12%) Google
3 3 (4.55%) SaltStack
4 2 (3.03%) Apiary
4 2 (3.03%) Dynatrace
4 2 (3.03%) Mercator
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle
4 2 (3.03%) Rackspace
4 2 (3.03%) Splunk
4 2 (3.03%) VMware
4 2 (3.03%) Xamarin