Period
to 22 October 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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DigitalOcean, Inc
UK
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1105 1176 1237
Rank change year-on-year +71 +61 +53
Permanent jobs citing DigitalOcean 56 27 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.034% 0.015% 0.010%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.14% 0.084% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 36 24 15
UK median annual salary £42,500 £60,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.17% +50.00% -15.79%
10th Percentile £33,125 £36,250 £28,100
90th Percentile £68,125 £78,750 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £30,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year +41.67% -17.24% -23.68%

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 38,996 32,001 24,342
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.66% 18.35% 12.83%
Number of salaries quoted 31,443 26,305 20,430
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
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 22 October 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 October 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 +89 56 £42,500 -29.17% 1
UK excluding London +57 35 £42,500 +41.67% 1
London +36 21 £65,000 +8.33% 1
South East +22 20 £42,500 +41.67%
North of England - 9 £62,500 -
North West - 8 - -
Midlands - 6 £35,000 -
West Midlands - 4 £35,000 -
East Midlands - 2 £55,000 -
North East - 1 £62,500 -

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 55 (98.21%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (83.93%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (75.00%) Git (software)
4 37 (66.07%) HTML
5 36 (64.29%) Scrum
6 34 (60.71%) JavaScript
6 34 (60.71%) PHP
6 34 (60.71%) Linux
6 34 (60.71%) SaaS
7 33 (58.93%) MySQL
8 31 (55.36%) CSS
9 25 (44.64%) Node.js
10 23 (41.07%) Redis
11 22 (39.29%) REST
11 22 (39.29%) AWS Lambda
11 22 (39.29%) Serverless
12 21 (37.50%) AngularJS
12 21 (37.50%) Docker
12 21 (37.50%) Web Services
12 21 (37.50%) MVC
12 21 (37.50%) Web Development
13 20 (35.71%) TDD
13 20 (35.71%) SQL
13 20 (35.71%) Java
14 19 (33.93%) Unix
14 19 (33.93%) SLA
14 19 (33.93%) Hindi Language
14 19 (33.93%) Punjabi Language
14 19 (33.93%) Urdu Language
14 19 (33.93%) Data Protection

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 (21.43%) Tomcat
2 6 (10.71%) WordPress
3 5 (8.93%) nginx
4 4 (7.14%) Apache
4 4 (7.14%) CMS
4 4 (7.14%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.79%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 55 (98.21%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (60.71%) SaaS
3 22 (39.29%) AWS Lambda
3 22 (39.29%) Serverless
4 10 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (14.29%) GitHub
6 5 (8.93%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (5.36%) IaaS
8 3 (5.36%) Sauce Labs
8 3 (5.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (3.57%) Amazon S3
9 2 (3.57%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (3.57%) CloudFront
9 2 (3.57%) Linode
9 2 (3.57%) npm
9 2 (3.57%) Yarn
10 1 (1.79%) Loggly
10 1 (1.79%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) AMQP
1 2 (3.57%) SSH
1 2 (3.57%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.79%) DNS
2 1 (1.79%) HTTP
2 1 (1.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (58.93%) MySQL
2 23 (41.07%) Redis
3 12 (21.43%) MongoDB
4 8 (14.29%) MariaDB
4 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 4 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (5.36%) Blockchain
7 2 (3.57%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (3.57%) HBase
8 1 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.79%) Big Data
8 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 42 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 18 (32.14%) Jenkins
3 15 (26.79%) Maven
4 9 (16.07%) Eclipse
5 8 (14.29%) PHPUnit
5 8 (14.29%) ProC
6 7 (12.50%) TeamCity
7 6 (10.71%) JIRA
8 5 (8.93%) Cucumber
9 4 (7.14%) CircleCI
9 4 (7.14%) Selenium
9 4 (7.14%) Vagrant
10 3 (5.36%) Appium
10 3 (5.36%) Grunt
10 3 (5.36%) gulp
10 3 (5.36%) WebDriver
10 3 (5.36%) webpack
11 2 (3.57%) Android Studio
11 2 (3.57%) Gradle
11 2 (3.57%) Xcode
General
1 19 (33.93%) Hindi Language
1 19 (33.93%) Punjabi Language
1 19 (33.93%) Urdu Language
2 14 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (76.79%) Developer
2 13 (23.21%) PHP Developer
3 9 (16.07%) Full Stack Developer
3 9 (16.07%) Java Developer
4 8 (14.29%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
4 8 (14.29%) MySQL Developer
4 8 (14.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 6 (10.71%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Web Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Lead Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Senior Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Chief Technology Officer
8 3 (5.36%) Lead PHP Developer
8 3 (5.36%) PHP WordPress Developer
8 3 (5.36%) WordPress Developer
9 2 (3.57%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Lead DevOps
9 2 (3.57%) PHP Laravel Developer
10 1 (1.79%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (66.07%) HTML
2 31 (55.36%) CSS
3 25 (44.64%) Node.js
4 22 (39.29%) REST
5 21 (37.50%) AngularJS
5 21 (37.50%) Web Services
6 15 (26.79%) Express
6 15 (26.79%) Sails.js
7 13 (23.21%) Spring
8 12 (21.43%) Hibernate
8 12 (21.43%) jQuery
8 12 (21.43%) XML
9 11 (19.64%) Laravel
10 10 (17.86%) RabbitMQ
10 10 (17.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 9 (16.07%) JAXB
11 9 (16.07%) JPA
11 9 (16.07%) SAX
11 9 (16.07%) XSD
11 9 (16.07%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (33.93%) User Experience
2 9 (16.07%) Linux Command Line
2 9 (16.07%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (10.71%) Mobile App
4 5 (8.93%) Virtual Team
5 3 (5.36%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.57%) Fintech
7 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 34 (60.71%) Linux
2 19 (33.93%) Unix
3 12 (21.43%) Solaris
4 3 (5.36%) Ubuntu
5 2 (3.57%) Android
6 1 (1.79%) CentOS
6 1 (1.79%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (83.93%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (64.29%) Scrum
3 21 (37.50%) MVC
3 21 (37.50%) Web Development
4 20 (35.71%) TDD
5 19 (33.93%) Data Protection
6 15 (26.79%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (23.21%) Test Automation
8 11 (19.64%) Front End Development
9 10 (17.86%) API Integration
9 10 (17.86%) OO
10 8 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
10 8 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
10 8 (14.29%) Process Improvement
10 8 (14.29%) Task Automation
11 6 (10.71%) Issue Tracking
12 5 (8.93%) API Testing
12 5 (8.93%) Exploratory Testing
12 5 (8.93%) Microservices
12 5 (8.93%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (60.71%) JavaScript
1 34 (60.71%) PHP
2 20 (35.71%) Java
2 20 (35.71%) SQL
3 19 (33.93%) ES6
4 16 (28.57%) Python
5 15 (26.79%) ES8
6 9 (16.07%) PL/SQL
7 4 (7.14%) Bash Shell
8 3 (5.36%) Go
8 3 (5.36%) Java 8
9 2 (3.57%) PHP 7
10 1 (1.79%) C#
10 1 (1.79%) C++
10 1 (1.79%) Perl
10 1 (1.79%) Ruby
10 1 (1.79%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) Degree
2 3 (5.36%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (33.93%) GDPR
1 19 (33.93%) SLA
2 5 (8.93%) QA
System Software
1 21 (37.50%) Docker
2 3 (5.36%) Xen
3 1 (1.79%) HDFS
3 1 (1.79%) VirtualBox
3 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.79%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (10.71%) cPanel
2 4 (7.14%) Ansible
2 4 (7.14%) Puppet
2 4 (7.14%) Terraform
3 3 (5.36%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.36%) Salt
4 2 (3.57%) Hadoop YARN
4 2 (3.57%) Kubernetes
4 2 (3.57%) Nagios
4 2 (3.57%) Packer
5 1 (1.79%) Consul
5 1 (1.79%) Grafana
5 1 (1.79%) Graphite
5 1 (1.79%) Rancher
5 1 (1.79%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (23.21%) Oracle
1 13 (23.21%) Red Hat
2 12 (21.43%) Rakuten
3 9 (16.07%) New Relic
4 5 (8.93%) Microsoft
5 4 (7.14%) Google
6 3 (5.36%) VMware
7 1 (1.79%) Dynatrace
7 1 (1.79%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.79%) SaltStack
7 1 (1.79%) Splunk
7 1 (1.79%) Zend