Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DigitalOcean, Inc
UK
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1081 1132 1184
Rank change year-on-year +51 +52 +99
Permanent jobs citing DigitalOcean 37 48 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.025% 0.028% 0.006%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.099% 0.14% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 25 33 7
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - +26.32%
10th Percentile £31,250 £49,000 £37,100
90th Percentile £84,000 £71,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -16.67% - +20.00%

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 37,338 34,613 24,117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.96% 19.99% 13.62%
Number of salaries quoted 29,753 28,651 20,202
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,375 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

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 20 January 2019.

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 20 January 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 +61 34 £61,250 +2.08% 11
London +47 23 £62,500 +4.17% 3
UK excluding London +60 11 £37,500 -16.67% 8
North of England +41 8 £37,500 - 3
Yorkshire - 6 £37,500 - 1
Midlands - 2 £33,750 -
West Midlands - 2 £33,750 -
South East +36 1 £57,500 +91.67% 2
North West +25 1 £37,500 - 2
North East - 1 £62,500 -

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 33 (89.19%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (59.46%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (45.95%) Java
3 17 (45.95%) Python
3 17 (45.95%) Git (software)
3 17 (45.95%) Jenkins
4 16 (43.24%) Maven
4 16 (43.24%) REST
5 15 (40.54%) Web Services
6 14 (37.84%) Linux
6 14 (37.84%) SaaS
7 13 (35.14%) Unix
7 13 (35.14%) Red Hat
7 13 (35.14%) Scrum
8 12 (32.43%) Finance
8 12 (32.43%) Hibernate
8 12 (32.43%) Spring
8 12 (32.43%) Solaris
8 12 (32.43%) Tomcat
8 12 (32.43%) XML
8 12 (32.43%) Oracle
8 12 (32.43%) SQL
8 12 (32.43%) Rakuten
9 10 (27.03%) PHP
9 10 (27.03%) MVC
9 10 (27.03%) WordPress
10 9 (24.32%) JPA
10 9 (24.32%) PL/SQL
10 9 (24.32%) XSD
10 9 (24.32%) XSL

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 (32.43%) Tomcat
2 10 (27.03%) WordPress
3 8 (21.62%) CMS
4 6 (16.22%) Drupal
5 3 (8.11%) nginx
6 1 (2.70%) Confluence
6 1 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.70%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 33 (89.19%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (37.84%) SaaS
3 6 (16.22%) Linode
3 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (10.81%) PaaS
5 3 (8.11%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (8.11%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (8.11%) Serverless
5 3 (8.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (5.41%) GitHub
6 2 (5.41%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (5.41%) npm
6 2 (5.41%) Yarn
7 1 (2.70%) NuGet
7 1 (2.70%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) Hadoop
2 5 (13.51%) Blockchain
2 5 (13.51%) MySQL
3 3 (8.11%) MongoDB
3 3 (8.11%) Redis
4 1 (2.70%) Big Data
4 1 (2.70%) HBase
4 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (45.95%) Git (software)
1 17 (45.95%) Jenkins
2 16 (43.24%) Maven
3 9 (24.32%) Eclipse
4 8 (21.62%) ProC
5 7 (18.92%) TeamCity
6 5 (13.51%) JIRA
7 3 (8.11%) Cucumber
7 3 (8.11%) GitLab
7 3 (8.11%) Gradle
8 2 (5.41%) Bitbucket
8 2 (5.41%) Grunt
8 2 (5.41%) gulp
8 2 (5.41%) Selenium
8 2 (5.41%) webpack
9 1 (2.70%) Appium
9 1 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (2.70%) Vagrant
9 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (2.70%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (32.43%) Finance
2 6 (16.22%) Marketing
3 4 (10.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (51.35%) Developer
2 10 (27.03%) Senior Developer
3 9 (24.32%) Java Developer
4 8 (21.62%) PHP Developer
5 6 (16.22%) Senior PHP Developer
6 5 (13.51%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (13.51%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 4 (10.81%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Test Engineer
8 3 (8.11%) AWS DevOps
8 3 (8.11%) Chief Technology Officer
8 3 (8.11%) Test Automation Engineer
9 2 (5.41%) Lead DevOps
9 2 (5.41%) Web Developer
10 1 (2.70%) Architect
10 1 (2.70%) Development Manager
10 1 (2.70%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (43.24%) REST
2 15 (40.54%) Web Services
3 12 (32.43%) Hibernate
3 12 (32.43%) Spring
3 12 (32.43%) XML
4 9 (24.32%) JAXB
4 9 (24.32%) JPA
4 9 (24.32%) SAX
4 9 (24.32%) XSD
4 9 (24.32%) XSL
5 7 (18.92%) Laravel
6 6 (16.22%) HTML
6 6 (16.22%) RESTful
6 6 (16.22%) Yii
7 5 (13.51%) LAMP
8 4 (10.81%) LDAP
8 4 (10.81%) SOAP
9 3 (8.11%) J2EE
9 3 (8.11%) JSP
9 3 (8.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (8.11%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Bitcoin
3 1 (2.70%) Internet of Things
3 1 (2.70%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (37.84%) Linux
2 13 (35.14%) Unix
3 12 (32.43%) Solaris
4 7 (18.92%) Ubuntu
5 2 (5.41%) CoreOS
6 1 (2.70%) CentOS
6 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (59.46%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (35.14%) Scrum
3 10 (27.03%) MVC
4 8 (21.62%) DevOps
5 6 (16.22%) Collaborative Working
5 6 (16.22%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (16.22%) E-Commerce
5 6 (16.22%) Front End Development
5 6 (16.22%) Waterfall
6 5 (13.51%) Test Automation
7 4 (10.81%) Coaching
7 4 (10.81%) Computer Science
7 4 (10.81%) Identity Access Management
7 4 (10.81%) Issue Tracking
7 4 (10.81%) Line Management
7 4 (10.81%) Microservices
8 3 (8.11%) Build Automation
8 3 (8.11%) IT Strategy
8 3 (8.11%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (8.11%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 17 (45.95%) Java
1 17 (45.95%) Python
2 12 (32.43%) SQL
3 10 (27.03%) PHP
4 9 (24.32%) PL/SQL
5 3 (8.11%) Go
6 2 (5.41%) C++
6 2 (5.41%) ES6
7 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.70%) Java 8
7 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) MBA
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 8 (21.62%) Docker
2 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.70%) KVM
2 1 (2.70%) VirtualBox
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (21.62%) Kubernetes
2 4 (10.81%) Ansible
2 4 (10.81%) Terraform
3 2 (5.41%) cPanel
3 2 (5.41%) Puppet
4 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.70%) Packer
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Red Hat
2 12 (32.43%) Oracle
2 12 (32.43%) Rakuten
3 7 (18.92%) Zend
4 6 (16.22%) Rackspace
5 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.70%) Google
6 1 (2.70%) VMware