Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DigitalOcean, Inc
UK
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1112 1167 1252
Rank change year-on-year +55 +85 +55
Permanent jobs citing DigitalOcean 71 20 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.042% 0.011% 0.011%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.18% 0.065% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 52 18 19
UK median annual salary £48,750 £60,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +41.18% -22.73%
10th Percentile £32,625 £36,250 £31,500
90th Percentile £89,000 £79,125 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,250 - £40,000

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 39,066 30,705 24,122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.04% 17.35% 12.16%
Number of salaries quoted 31,622 25,232 20,326
UK median annual salary £54,055 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.11% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,900 £28,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for DigitalOcean in the UK

DigitalOcean
Top 11 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 15 August 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 +69 71 £48,750 -18.75% 11
UK excluding London - 43 £41,250 - 3
London +51 28 £70,000 +16.67% 8
South East - 19 £42,500 -
North of England - 14 £62,500 -
North West - 13 - -
Midlands - 8 £35,000 - 1
West Midlands - 6 £33,750 - 1
East of England - 2 £60,000 -
East Midlands - 2 £55,000 -
North East - 1 £62,500 -

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 68 (95.77%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (69.01%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (66.20%) Linux
4 46 (64.79%) HTML
4 46 (64.79%) JavaScript
5 43 (60.56%) Git (software)
6 42 (59.15%) PHP
7 40 (56.34%) MySQL
7 40 (56.34%) CSS
8 31 (43.66%) Scrum
9 28 (39.44%) Continuous Integration
9 28 (39.44%) Node.js
10 27 (38.03%) SaaS
11 26 (36.62%) Redis
11 26 (36.62%) Docker
12 24 (33.80%) TDD
12 24 (33.80%) Unix
13 23 (32.39%) Web Development
14 22 (30.99%) SQL
14 22 (30.99%) MVC
14 22 (30.99%) REST
15 21 (29.58%) AngularJS
15 21 (29.58%) ES6
15 21 (29.58%) AWS Lambda
15 21 (29.58%) Java
15 21 (29.58%) jQuery
15 21 (29.58%) Serverless
16 20 (28.17%) Test Automation
16 20 (28.17%) Web Services
16 20 (28.17%) RabbitMQ

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 (16.90%) OpenStack
2 6 (8.45%) nginx
2 6 (8.45%) WordPress
3 5 (7.04%) Apache
3 5 (7.04%) Tomcat
4 4 (5.63%) CMS
5 3 (4.23%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.82%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 68 (95.77%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (38.03%) SaaS
3 21 (29.58%) AWS Lambda
3 21 (29.58%) Serverless
4 15 (21.13%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (18.31%) GitHub
6 11 (15.49%) Google Cloud Platform
7 9 (12.68%) IaaS
8 7 (9.86%) AWS CloudFormation
8 7 (9.86%) Linode
9 5 (7.04%) Heroku
10 4 (5.63%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (5.63%) Sauce Labs
11 2 (2.82%) Amazon S3
11 2 (2.82%) CloudFront
11 2 (2.82%) Loggly
11 2 (2.82%) npm
11 2 (2.82%) Sumo Logic
11 2 (2.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (2.82%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.86%) AMQP
1 7 (9.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.23%) HTTP
3 2 (2.82%) DNS
3 2 (2.82%) Internet
3 2 (2.82%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (56.34%) MySQL
2 26 (36.62%) Redis
3 17 (23.94%) MongoDB
4 13 (18.31%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (18.31%) SQL Server
5 8 (11.27%) MariaDB
6 3 (4.23%) Blockchain
7 2 (2.82%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (2.82%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.82%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.82%) HBase
7 2 (2.82%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.41%) Big Data
8 1 (1.41%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 43 (60.56%) Git (software)
2 15 (21.13%) Jenkins
3 13 (18.31%) PHPUnit
4 10 (14.08%) JIRA
4 10 (14.08%) Maven
5 9 (12.68%) TeamCity
6 7 (9.86%) Cucumber
7 6 (8.45%) CircleCI
8 5 (7.04%) Selenium
8 5 (7.04%) Vagrant
9 4 (5.63%) Appium
9 4 (5.63%) Gradle
9 4 (5.63%) WebDriver
9 4 (5.63%) webpack
10 3 (4.23%) Eclipse
10 3 (4.23%) Grunt
10 3 (4.23%) gulp
10 3 (4.23%) ProC
11 2 (2.82%) JMeter
11 2 (2.82%) Xcode
General
1 19 (26.76%) Hindi Language
1 19 (26.76%) Punjabi Language
1 19 (26.76%) Urdu Language
2 9 (12.68%) Finance
3 1 (1.41%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 51 (71.83%) Developer
2 20 (28.17%) PHP Developer
3 13 (18.31%) MySQL Developer
3 13 (18.31%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 12 (16.90%) Full Stack Developer
5 10 (14.08%) Lead Developer
5 10 (14.08%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
6 7 (9.86%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (8.45%) Senior Developer
7 6 (8.45%) Web Developer
8 5 (7.04%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) MongoDB Developer
9 4 (5.63%) PHP Laravel Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Software Developer
10 3 (4.23%) AWS Engineer
10 3 (4.23%) Backend Developer
10 3 (4.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 3 (4.23%) Lead PHP Developer
10 3 (4.23%) PHP WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (64.79%) HTML
2 40 (56.34%) CSS
3 28 (39.44%) Node.js
4 22 (30.99%) REST
5 21 (29.58%) AngularJS
5 21 (29.58%) jQuery
6 20 (28.17%) RabbitMQ
6 20 (28.17%) Web Services
7 18 (25.35%) Laravel
8 15 (21.13%) Express
8 15 (21.13%) Sails.js
8 15 (21.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 9 (12.68%) MEAN Stack
10 8 (11.27%) SOAP
11 7 (9.86%) boto
11 7 (9.86%) CSS3
11 7 (9.86%) React
12 6 (8.45%) Spring
13 5 (7.04%) Hibernate
13 5 (7.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (26.76%) User Experience
2 15 (21.13%) Linux Command Line
3 10 (14.08%) Mobile App
3 10 (14.08%) Virtual Team
4 7 (9.86%) Fintech
5 5 (7.04%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.23%) Algorithms
6 3 (4.23%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.82%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.82%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 47 (66.20%) Linux
2 24 (33.80%) Unix
3 5 (7.04%) Solaris
4 2 (2.82%) Android
4 2 (2.82%) CoreOS
4 2 (2.82%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (69.01%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (43.66%) Scrum
3 28 (39.44%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (33.80%) TDD
5 23 (32.39%) Web Development
6 22 (30.99%) MVC
7 20 (28.17%) Test Automation
8 19 (26.76%) Data Protection
9 15 (21.13%) Front End Development
9 15 (21.13%) OO
10 13 (18.31%) Collaborative Working
10 13 (18.31%) Dependency Injection
10 13 (18.31%) Process Improvement
11 10 (14.08%) API Integration
11 10 (14.08%) Issue Tracking
12 8 (11.27%) BDD
12 8 (11.27%) DevOps
12 8 (11.27%) Task Automation
13 7 (9.86%) Acceptance Criteria
13 7 (9.86%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (64.79%) JavaScript
2 42 (59.15%) PHP
3 22 (30.99%) SQL
4 21 (29.58%) ES6
4 21 (29.58%) Java
5 17 (23.94%) Python
6 15 (21.13%) ES8
7 11 (15.49%) Bash Shell
8 5 (7.04%) Go
9 3 (4.23%) ClojureScript
9 3 (4.23%) Java 8
9 3 (4.23%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.82%) C#
10 2 (2.82%) C++
10 2 (2.82%) Perl
10 2 (2.82%) PHP 7
10 2 (2.82%) Ruby
10 2 (2.82%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (14.08%) Degree
2 2 (2.82%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (26.76%) GDPR
1 19 (26.76%) SLA
2 7 (9.86%) QA
3 1 (1.41%) GCP
System Software
1 26 (36.62%) Docker
2 9 (12.68%) Xen
3 3 (4.23%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (2.82%) HDFS
4 2 (2.82%) VirtualBox
4 2 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (16.90%) Ansible
2 11 (15.49%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (15.49%) Puppet
3 10 (14.08%) Terraform
4 9 (12.68%) Salt
5 6 (8.45%) cPanel
6 3 (4.23%) Kubernetes
6 3 (4.23%) Nagios
6 3 (4.23%) Packer
7 2 (2.82%) Consul
7 2 (2.82%) Hadoop YARN
7 2 (2.82%) Rancher
7 2 (2.82%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (2.82%) ZABBIX
8 1 (1.41%) Grafana
8 1 (1.41%) Graphite
Vendors
1 15 (21.13%) New Relic
2 11 (15.49%) Google
3 9 (12.68%) Microsoft
3 9 (12.68%) VMware
4 7 (9.86%) Oracle
5 5 (7.04%) Rakuten
5 5 (7.04%) Red Hat
6 3 (4.23%) SaltStack
7 2 (2.82%) Dynatrace
7 2 (2.82%) Rackspace
7 2 (2.82%) Splunk
8 1 (1.41%) Zend