Period
to 24 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Octopus Deploy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Octopus Deploy over the 6 months to 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Octopus Deploy
UK
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 372 503 661
Rank change year-on-year +131 +158 +340
Permanent jobs citing Octopus Deploy 1,396 964 699
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.84% 0.55% 0.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.16% 2.69% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1,039 834 631
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +7.84% +7.37%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

Octopus Deploy is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 33,573 35,880 35,301
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.16% 20.55% 18.32%
Number of salaries quoted 27,176 29,135 30,596
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%

Octopus Deploy
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Octopus Deploy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Octopus Deploy in the UK

Octopus Deploy
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Octopus Deploy.

Salary trend for Octopus Deploy in the UK

Octopus Deploy
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Octopus Deploy over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Octopus Deploy in the UK

Octopus Deploy
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Octopus Deploy within the UK over the 6 months to 24 September 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 +136 1,339 £60,000 +4.35% 209
London +111 849 £70,000 +12.00% 109
UK excluding London +97 521 £50,000 +11.11% 104
North of England +73 201 £55,000 +37.50% 36
South East +47 137 £50,000 +5.26% 35
North West +100 124 £60,000 +41.18% 26
Midlands +61 91 £47,500 -5.00% 13
East Midlands +50 61 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Yorkshire -15 60 £48,750 +21.88% 8
South West +23 33 £47,500 +8.57% 7
West Midlands +17 30 £52,500 - 9
Scotland +5 28 £40,000 - 2
East of England -7 28 £43,500 -20.91% 9
North East +2 17 £45,000 - 2
Wales +5 2 £63,750 +70.00% 1
Northern Ireland -2 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, IT jobs citing Octopus Deploy 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 Octopus Deploy.

1 945 (67.69%) TeamCity
2 925 (66.26%) Agile Software Development
3 821 (58.81%) .NET
4 816 (58.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 790 (56.59%) DevOps
6 732 (52.44%) C#
7 676 (48.42%) Amazon AWS
8 622 (44.56%) Git (software)
9 609 (43.62%) SQL
10 544 (38.97%) SQL Server
11 519 (37.18%) Windows
12 506 (36.25%) Jenkins
13 459 (32.88%) Continuous Integration
14 446 (31.95%) Team Foundation Server
15 428 (30.66%) PowerShell
16 415 (29.73%) JavaScript
17 413 (29.58%) Ansible
18 396 (28.37%) Linux
19 394 (28.22%) ASP.NET
20 385 (27.58%) MVC
21 377 (27.01%) Microsoft
22 374 (26.79%) Microservices
23 372 (26.65%) Finance
24 356 (25.50%) TDD
25 329 (23.57%) HTML
26 318 (22.78%) JIRA
27 312 (22.35%) AngularJS
28 304 (21.78%) Docker
29 299 (21.42%) Scrum
30 287 (20.56%) CSS

Octopus Deploy
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
1 199 (14.26%) IIS
2 197 (14.11%) Confluence
3 131 (9.38%) CMS
4 106 (7.59%) EPiServer
5 67 (4.80%) Elasticsearch
6 62 (4.44%) Sitecore CMS
7 41 (2.94%) Tomcat
8 33 (2.36%) Apache
9 29 (2.08%) NServiceBus
10 25 (1.79%) SharePoint
11 24 (1.72%) JBoss
12 22 (1.58%) Sitefinity
13 18 (1.29%) Umbraco
14 15 (1.07%) nginx
14 15 (1.07%) OpenStack
15 14 (1.00%) WebLogic
16 12 (0.86%) CloudStack
17 9 (0.64%) Apache Spark
18 8 (0.57%) Traefik
19 7 (0.50%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 24 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
2 9 (0.64%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.14%) Mingle
4 1 (0.072%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.072%) Maya
4 1 (0.072%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.072%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 48 (3.44%) Eloqua
2 23 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.86%) SunGard GMI
4 9 (0.64%) Eagle PACE
4 9 (0.64%) thinkFolio
5 7 (0.50%) Actimize
6 6 (0.43%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 5 (0.36%) Front Arena
8 4 (0.29%) Bloomberg AIM
9 2 (0.14%) Distributed Ledger
9 2 (0.14%) R3 Corda
10 1 (0.072%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 816 (58.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 676 (48.42%) Amazon AWS
3 174 (12.46%) AWS CloudFormation
4 128 (9.17%) Amazon EC2
5 125 (8.95%) GitHub
6 124 (8.88%) Google Cloud Platform
7 105 (7.52%) Amazon S3
7 105 (7.52%) npm
8 90 (6.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 88 (6.30%) SaaS
10 81 (5.80%) Amazon SQS
11 79 (5.66%) Azure Active Directory
12 69 (4.94%) PaaS
13 48 (3.44%) IaaS
14 38 (2.72%) NuGet
15 27 (1.93%) Cloud Computing
16 25 (1.79%) CloudBees
17 22 (1.58%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
18 20 (1.43%) Amazon ELB
18 20 (1.43%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 66 (4.73%) Firewall
2 58 (4.15%) TCP/IP
3 47 (3.37%) DNS
4 42 (3.01%) Internet
5 38 (2.72%) VPN
6 24 (1.72%) HTTP
7 17 (1.22%) DHCP
8 9 (0.64%) Network Security
8 9 (0.64%) SSL
9 7 (0.50%) Remote Desktop
10 6 (0.43%) SMS
11 3 (0.21%) Cisco Firepower
11 3 (0.21%) HTTPS
11 3 (0.21%) SAN
11 3 (0.21%) Skype
11 3 (0.21%) SNMP
11 3 (0.21%) X.509
12 2 (0.14%) Cisco Nexus
12 2 (0.14%) Reverse Proxy
12 2 (0.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 544 (38.97%) SQL Server
2 188 (13.47%) NoSQL
3 171 (12.25%) MongoDB
4 87 (6.23%) Amazon RDS
5 71 (5.09%) MySQL
6 69 (4.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 59 (4.23%) Redis
8 50 (3.58%) Power BI
9 48 (3.44%) Couchbase
9 48 (3.44%) CouchDB
10 46 (3.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 45 (3.22%) Data Warehouse
12 41 (2.94%) Relational Database
13 39 (2.79%) PostgreSQL
14 37 (2.65%) Event Store
15 36 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
16 33 (2.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 33 (2.36%) SQL Server 2016
17 31 (2.22%) Big Data
18 28 (2.01%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 945 (67.69%) TeamCity
2 622 (44.56%) Git (software)
3 506 (36.25%) Jenkins
4 446 (31.95%) Team Foundation Server
5 318 (22.78%) JIRA
6 284 (20.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 213 (15.26%) Visual Studio
8 182 (13.04%) Selenium
9 160 (11.46%) Subversion
10 132 (9.46%) MSBuild
11 106 (7.59%) Visual Studio Team System
12 96 (6.88%) gulp
13 95 (6.81%) Karma Test Runner
14 94 (6.73%) Bower
15 93 (6.66%) Mocha
15 93 (6.66%) Protractor
15 93 (6.66%) Sinon.JS
16 79 (5.66%) GoCD
17 73 (5.23%) Vagrant
18 65 (4.66%) Bitbucket
General
1 372 (26.65%) Finance
2 91 (6.52%) Banking
3 63 (4.51%) Marketing
4 58 (4.15%) Advertising
5 56 (4.01%) Retail
6 35 (2.51%) Front Office
7 27 (1.93%) Back Office
8 23 (1.65%) Automotive
9 13 (0.93%) Corporate Banking
10 12 (0.86%) Law
11 9 (0.64%) Financial Institution
11 9 (0.64%) Games
11 9 (0.64%) Private Banking
12 6 (0.43%) Investment Banking
12 6 (0.43%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.29%) Telecoms
14 3 (0.21%) Publishing
15 1 (0.072%) German Language
15 1 (0.072%) Legal
Job Titles
1 585 (41.91%) Developer
2 365 (26.15%) .NET Developer
3 273 (19.56%) C# Developer
4 204 (14.61%) DevOps Engineer
5 186 (13.32%) C# .NET Developer
6 125 (8.95%) Senior Developer
7 106 (7.59%) ASP.NET Developer
8 90 (6.45%) Software Engineer
9 85 (6.09%) Consultant
10 82 (5.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 80 (5.73%) Architect
12 78 (5.59%) Full Stack Developer
13 74 (5.30%) Senior .NET Developer
14 60 (4.30%) DevOps Consultant
14 60 (4.30%) DevOps Manager
15 56 (4.01%) Senior C# Developer
15 56 (4.01%) Senior DevOps
16 54 (3.87%) Agile Developer
17 53 (3.80%) C# Software Engineer
18 51 (3.65%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 821 (58.81%) .NET
2 394 (28.22%) ASP.NET
3 329 (23.57%) HTML
4 312 (22.35%) AngularJS
5 287 (20.56%) CSS
6 274 (19.63%) RESTful
7 260 (18.62%) .NET Framework
8 215 (15.40%) jQuery
9 195 (13.97%) ASP.NET MVC
10 184 (13.18%) ASP.NET Web API
11 177 (12.68%) React
12 171 (12.25%) HTML5
13 164 (11.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 144 (10.32%) CSS3
15 135 (9.67%) Web Services
16 123 (8.81%) Sass
17 122 (8.74%) Entity Framework
18 118 (8.45%) .NET Core
19 108 (7.74%) WCF
20 103 (7.38%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 155 (11.10%) Fintech
2 125 (8.95%) Greenfield Project
3 105 (7.52%) User Experience
4 101 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
5 81 (5.80%) Private Cloud
6 56 (4.01%) Cloud Native
7 52 (3.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 51 (3.65%) Equities
9 45 (3.22%) Derivative
10 43 (3.08%) Fixed Income
11 29 (2.08%) Computer Science
12 27 (1.93%) Online Banking
13 26 (1.86%) Robotics
14 24 (1.72%) Clustering
15 23 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
16 22 (1.58%) Public Cloud
17 21 (1.50%) Mobile App
17 21 (1.50%) Replication
18 20 (1.43%) Management Information System
19 19 (1.36%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 519 (37.18%) Windows
2 396 (28.37%) Linux
3 112 (8.02%) Windows Server
4 87 (6.23%) Unix
5 52 (3.72%) CentOS
6 43 (3.08%) Ubuntu
7 27 (1.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 27 (1.93%) Windows Server 2012
8 25 (1.79%) CoreOS
9 18 (1.29%) VMS
10 13 (0.93%) Fedora
10 13 (0.93%) SUSE
11 11 (0.79%) Android
11 11 (0.79%) Apple iOS
12 8 (0.57%) Mesosphere
13 5 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (0.29%) Amazon Linux
15 3 (0.21%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.21%) OpenBSD
15 3 (0.21%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 925 (66.26%) Agile Software Development
2 790 (56.59%) DevOps
3 459 (32.88%) Continuous Integration
4 385 (27.58%) MVC
5 374 (26.79%) Microservices
6 356 (25.50%) TDD
7 299 (21.42%) Scrum
8 281 (20.13%) Software Engineering
9 237 (16.98%) Test Automation
10 236 (16.91%) Continuous Improvement
11 214 (15.33%) Problem-Solving
12 198 (14.18%) Business Intelligence
12 198 (14.18%) Deployment Automation
13 197 (14.11%) BDD
14 191 (13.68%) Continuous Delivery
15 157 (11.25%) SOLID
16 135 (9.67%) Continuous Deployment
17 134 (9.60%) Asset Management
18 133 (9.53%) Configuration Management
19 131 (9.38%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 732 (52.44%) C#
2 609 (43.62%) SQL
3 428 (30.66%) PowerShell
4 415 (29.73%) JavaScript
5 269 (19.27%) Python
6 172 (12.32%) Java
7 137 (9.81%) T-SQL
8 105 (7.52%) Bash Shell
9 92 (6.59%) Ruby
10 51 (3.65%) VB.NET
11 41 (2.94%) TypeScript
12 30 (2.15%) Go
12 30 (2.15%) Perl
13 27 (1.93%) Bourne shell
14 25 (1.79%) Korn
15 20 (1.43%) F#
16 16 (1.15%) C
17 14 (1.00%) Shell Script
18 13 (0.93%) C++
19 12 (0.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 199 (14.26%) Degree
2 60 (4.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 48 (3.44%) SAFe Agilist
4 32 (2.29%) MCP
4 32 (2.29%) MCPD
5 21 (1.50%) AWS Certification
6 18 (1.29%) DBS Check
7 17 (1.22%) BC Cleared
7 17 (1.22%) Security Cleared
8 16 (1.15%) MCSE
9 10 (0.72%) Computer Science Degree
10 9 (0.64%) MCSA
11 6 (0.43%) CCNA
11 6 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (0.36%) RHCE
12 5 (0.36%) TOGAF Certification
13 4 (0.29%) Master's Degree
14 3 (0.21%) MCITP
15 1 (0.072%) PMI Certification
15 1 (0.072%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (6.02%) QA
2 15 (1.07%) MiFID
2 15 (1.07%) PCI DSS
3 14 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (0.86%) EMIR
4 12 (0.86%) GDPR
5 8 (0.57%) FATCA
6 5 (0.36%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.29%) SLA
System Software
1 304 (21.78%) Docker
2 134 (9.60%) Active Directory
3 89 (6.38%) Virtual Machines
4 46 (3.30%) Hyper-V
5 27 (1.93%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (1.07%) vSphere
7 10 (0.72%) Xen
7 10 (0.72%) XenServer
8 4 (0.29%) VMware NSX
9 2 (0.14%) NFS
9 2 (0.14%) Varnish
9 2 (0.14%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.072%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.072%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 413 (29.58%) Ansible
2 277 (19.84%) Puppet
3 254 (18.19%) Opscode Chef
4 169 (12.11%) Terraform
5 98 (7.02%) Kubernetes
6 78 (5.59%) Consul
7 75 (5.37%) Salt
8 67 (4.80%) Nagios
9 65 (4.66%) Packer
10 54 (3.87%) Grafana
11 50 (3.58%) Rundeck
12 46 (3.30%) Automic
13 44 (3.15%) Graphite
14 40 (2.87%) logstash
15 39 (2.79%) ZABBIX
16 31 (2.22%) Kibana
17 26 (1.86%) Docker Swarm
18 24 (1.72%) Prometheus
19 18 (1.29%) Opsview
20 16 (1.15%) SCCM
Vendors
1 377 (27.01%) Microsoft
2 96 (6.88%) New Relic
3 83 (5.95%) Sitecore
4 79 (5.66%) Trend Micro
5 78 (5.59%) Splunk
6 73 (5.23%) Google
7 72 (5.16%) VMware
8 67 (4.80%) ServiceNow
9 63 (4.51%) Oracle
10 56 (4.01%) RedGate
11 50 (3.58%) Delphix
12 48 (3.44%) Marketo
13 37 (2.65%) Alias
13 37 (2.65%) AppDynamics
14 36 (2.58%) Xamarin
15 27 (1.93%) Telerik
16 25 (1.79%) Blue Prism
16 25 (1.79%) Cadence
16 25 (1.79%) XebiaLabs
17 22 (1.58%) Atlassian