Period
to 25 January 2022

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 25 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Octopus Deploy
UK
6 months to
25 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 437 380 441
Rank change year-on-year -57 +61 -74
Permanent jobs citing Octopus Deploy 906 470 855
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.70% 0.74% 0.68%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.55% 3.56% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 678 436 603
10th Percentile £45,000 £41,250 £35,000
25th Percentile £55,000 £46,250 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +25.00% +9.09% -8.33%
75th Percentile £85,000 £72,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £98,750 £81,250 £91,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -4.76%

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 25,502 13,199 24,205
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.65% 20.69% 19.37%
Number of salaries quoted 15,449 10,994 19,208
10th Percentile £37,250 £35,075 £33,000
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £71,250 £70,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £83,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Octopus Deploy
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Octopus Deploy in the UK

Octopus Deploy
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Octopus Deploy.

Salary trend for Octopus Deploy in the UK

Octopus Deploy
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Octopus Deploy over the 6 months to 25 January 2022.

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 25 January 2022. 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
Jobs
England -54 869 £75,000 +25.00% 98
London +23 528 £75,000 +7.14% 46
UK excluding London -136 343 £55,000 - 56
Work from Home -20 311 £75,000 +36.36% 23
South East -103 133 £55,000 -8.33% 10
North of England -92 96 £60,000 +33.33% 26
Midlands -71 65 £60,000 -4.00% 6
North West -90 42 £60,000 +33.33% 17
Yorkshire -47 41 £71,250 +40.39% 8
West Midlands -65 41 £60,000 -7.69% 4
South West -61 26 £75,000 +36.36% 2
East Midlands -48 24 £55,000 +15.79% 2
East of England -75 17 £55,000 -4.35% 8
North East -28 14 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Wales -40 11 £45,000 - 2
Scotland -66 2 £70,000 +86.67% 2

For the 6 months to 25 January 2022, 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.

1 710 (78.37%) Azure
2 571 (63.02%) DevOps
3 558 (61.59%) TeamCity
4 506 (55.85%) Agile Software Development
5 500 (55.19%) CI/CD
6 498 (54.97%) C#
7 446 (49.23%) .NET
8 418 (46.14%) Git (software)
9 359 (39.62%) AWS
10 319 (35.21%) JavaScript
11 318 (35.10%) PowerShell
12 317 (34.99%) Kubernetes
13 283 (31.24%) Docker
14 276 (30.46%) Terraform
15 274 (30.24%) SQL
16 272 (30.02%) TDD
17 262 (28.92%) Software Engineering
18 247 (27.26%) Jenkins
19 244 (26.93%) GCP
20 241 (26.60%) React
21 240 (26.49%) SQL Server
22 229 (25.28%) .NET Core
23 218 (24.06%) Windows
24 206 (22.74%) Microservices
25 195 (21.52%) Full Stack Development
26 190 (20.97%) Microsoft
27 183 (20.20%) Node.js
28 178 (19.65%) Google
29 176 (19.43%) ASP.NET
30 166 (18.32%) Python

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 59 (6.51%) IIS
2 56 (6.18%) Elasticsearch
3 33 (3.64%) Confluence
4 25 (2.76%) Umbraco
5 24 (2.65%) CMS
6 19 (2.10%) Jupyter
7 15 (1.66%) nginx
8 13 (1.43%) SharePoint
9 12 (1.32%) Apache
9 12 (1.32%) Ethereum
9 12 (1.32%) Traefik
10 6 (0.66%) Apache Spark
10 6 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (0.55%) Hyperledger
12 3 (0.33%) NServiceBus
12 3 (0.33%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.22%) Tomcat
14 1 (0.11%) Mule
14 1 (0.11%) Mule ESB
14 1 (0.11%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (0.77%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.55%) InVision
2 5 (0.55%) Sketch
3 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.55%) Distributed Ledger
2 5 (0.55%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 710 (78.37%) Azure
2 359 (39.62%) AWS
3 244 (26.93%) GCP
4 86 (9.49%) PaaS
5 81 (8.94%) Serverless
6 80 (8.83%) SaaS
7 79 (8.72%) GitHub
7 79 (8.72%) IaaS
8 44 (4.86%) AWS CloudFormation
8 44 (4.86%) Azure Service Bus
9 34 (3.75%) Amazon SQS
10 30 (3.31%) AWS Lambda
11 28 (3.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 24 (2.65%) Amazon ECS
13 23 (2.54%) NuGet
14 19 (2.10%) Azure Pipelines
15 18 (1.99%) Amazon Kinesis
15 18 (1.99%) Azure Functions
15 18 (1.99%) Azure Monitor
15 18 (1.99%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 52 (5.74%) HTTP
2 15 (1.66%) MQTT
3 13 (1.43%) Broadband
3 13 (1.43%) Firewall
3 13 (1.43%) VPN
4 10 (1.10%) DNS
5 7 (0.77%) LAN
5 7 (0.77%) WebEx
6 5 (0.55%) Internet
7 4 (0.44%) Network Security
8 3 (0.33%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.11%) DHCP
9 1 (0.11%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (0.11%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 240 (26.49%) SQL Server
2 92 (10.15%) Relational Database
3 71 (7.84%) Big Data
3 71 (7.84%) NoSQL
4 65 (7.17%) RDBMS
5 45 (4.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 38 (4.19%) Redis
7 33 (3.64%) MySQL
8 30 (3.31%) MongoDB
9 28 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 26 (2.87%) Blockchain
11 25 (2.76%) PostgreSQL
12 22 (2.43%) Couchbase
13 21 (2.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 18 (1.99%) Power BI
15 17 (1.88%) Azure SQL Database
16 13 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 12 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
17 12 (1.32%) Event Store
18 11 (1.21%) Amazon Athena
Development Applications
1 558 (61.59%) TeamCity
2 418 (46.14%) Git (software)
3 247 (27.26%) Jenkins
4 166 (18.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 133 (14.68%) NUnit
6 107 (11.81%) Moq
7 104 (11.48%) Postman
8 102 (11.26%) Cypress.io
9 84 (9.27%) JIRA
10 54 (5.96%) Selenium
11 48 (5.30%) git-flow
12 46 (5.08%) GitLab
13 42 (4.64%) Visual Studio
14 26 (2.87%) SpecFlow
15 22 (2.43%) JMeter
16 20 (2.21%) Cucumber
17 19 (2.10%) IBM UrbanCode
17 19 (2.10%) TestRail
17 19 (2.10%) Travis CI
18 17 (1.88%) GoCD
General
1 155 (17.11%) Finance
2 97 (10.71%) Social Skills
3 87 (9.60%) Analytical Skills
4 40 (4.42%) Games
5 37 (4.08%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 35 (3.86%) Banking
6 35 (3.86%) Retail
7 19 (2.10%) Law
8 17 (1.88%) Public Sector
9 14 (1.55%) Organisational Skills
10 10 (1.10%) Advertising
10 10 (1.10%) Back Office
11 9 (0.99%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.66%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.55%) Social Housing
14 4 (0.44%) Documentation Skills
15 3 (0.33%) Front Office
15 3 (0.33%) Legal
16 2 (0.22%) Spanish Language
17 1 (0.11%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 338 (37.31%) Developer
2 229 (25.28%) DevOps Engineer
3 124 (13.69%) Azure Engineer
4 120 (13.25%) .NET Developer
5 98 (10.82%) Software Developer
6 96 (10.60%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 86 (9.49%) Software Engineer
8 81 (8.94%) C# Developer
9 78 (8.61%) Azure DevOps
9 78 (8.61%) Full Stack Developer
10 67 (7.40%) Senior Developer
11 62 (6.84%) Architect
12 59 (6.51%) React Developer
13 42 (4.64%) C# .NET Developer
14 41 (4.53%) JavaScript Developer
15 40 (4.42%) Azure Architect
15 40 (4.42%) Senior Software Engineer
16 34 (3.75%) Technical Leader
17 32 (3.53%) Cloud Architect
18 28 (3.09%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 446 (49.23%) .NET
2 241 (26.60%) React
3 229 (25.28%) .NET Core
4 183 (20.20%) Node.js
5 176 (19.43%) ASP.NET
6 139 (15.34%) AngularJS
7 127 (14.02%) Kafka
8 103 (11.37%) HTML
9 102 (11.26%) REST
10 101 (11.15%) Jest
11 100 (11.04%) ASP.NET Web API
12 95 (10.49%) Enzyme
13 91 (10.04%) RESTful
14 77 (8.50%) .NET Framework
15 72 (7.95%) Web Services
16 69 (7.62%) CSS
17 57 (6.29%) ASP.NET Core
18 56 (6.18%) RabbitMQ
19 54 (5.96%) HTML5
20 52 (5.74%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 89 (9.82%) User Experience
2 76 (8.39%) Public Cloud
3 74 (8.17%) Cloud Native
4 71 (7.84%) Mobile App
5 66 (7.28%) Greenfield Project
6 39 (4.30%) Hybrid Cloud
7 27 (2.98%) Algorithms
8 19 (2.10%) Life Science
8 19 (2.10%) Social Media
9 15 (1.66%) Clustering
9 15 (1.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 13 (1.43%) Legacy Systems
10 13 (1.43%) Self-Motivation
11 8 (0.88%) Legacy Applications
12 7 (0.77%) Hedge funds
13 6 (0.66%) Private Cloud
13 6 (0.66%) Smartphone
14 5 (0.55%) Robotics
15 4 (0.44%) Client/Server
16 3 (0.33%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 218 (24.06%) Windows
2 112 (12.36%) Linux
3 110 (12.14%) Windows Server
4 33 (3.64%) Android
4 33 (3.64%) Apple iOS
5 27 (2.98%) Unix
6 22 (2.43%) Mac OS
7 19 (2.10%) Mesosphere
8 13 (1.43%) VMS
9 7 (0.77%) AIX
10 6 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (0.55%) Windows Server 2019
12 2 (0.22%) CentOS
13 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.11%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 571 (63.02%) DevOps
2 506 (55.85%) Agile Software Development
3 500 (55.19%) CI/CD
4 272 (30.02%) TDD
5 262 (28.92%) Software Engineering
6 206 (22.74%) Microservices
7 195 (21.52%) Full Stack Development
8 162 (17.88%) SOLID
9 143 (15.78%) Continuous Integration
10 138 (15.23%) Scrum
11 133 (14.68%) Test Automation
12 132 (14.57%) Unit Testing
13 120 (13.25%) Infrastructure as Code
14 117 (12.91%) Problem-Solving
15 115 (12.69%) BDD
16 99 (10.93%) Computer Science
16 99 (10.93%) OO
17 94 (10.38%) MVC
18 91 (10.04%) Data Science
19 86 (9.49%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 498 (54.97%) C#
2 319 (35.21%) JavaScript
3 318 (35.10%) PowerShell
4 274 (30.24%) SQL
5 166 (18.32%) Python
6 149 (16.45%) TypeScript
7 106 (11.70%) Bash
8 70 (7.73%) Java
9 55 (6.07%) Go
10 43 (4.75%) T-SQL
11 16 (1.77%) ES6
11 16 (1.77%) Scala
12 15 (1.66%) Ruby
13 10 (1.10%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 9 (0.99%) R
15 7 (0.77%) SAPscript
16 6 (0.66%) Clojure
16 6 (0.66%) F#
16 6 (0.66%) VB.NET
17 5 (0.55%) DAML
Qualifications
1 84 (9.27%) Degree
2 12 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (0.66%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (0.66%) SC Cleared
3 6 (0.66%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.11%) CISMP
5 1 (0.11%) ISEB
5 1 (0.11%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.11%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 142 (15.67%) QA
2 15 (1.66%) Accessibility
3 5 (0.55%) GDPR
3 5 (0.55%) WCAG
4 4 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.11%) SOC 2
System Software
1 283 (31.24%) Docker
2 47 (5.19%) Active Directory
3 24 (2.65%) Virtual Machines
3 24 (2.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.77%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.22%) Firmware
5 2 (0.22%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 317 (34.99%) Kubernetes
2 276 (30.46%) Terraform
3 141 (15.56%) Ansible
4 140 (15.45%) Grafana
5 113 (12.47%) Opscode Chef
5 113 (12.47%) Puppet
6 49 (5.41%) SCCM
7 34 (3.75%) Prometheus
8 31 (3.42%) Kibana
9 26 (2.87%) logstash
10 24 (2.65%) MIIS
11 23 (2.54%) Consul
12 20 (2.21%) Automic
12 20 (2.21%) Istio
13 17 (1.88%) ZABBIX
14 16 (1.77%) Pingdom
15 15 (1.66%) HAProxy
15 15 (1.66%) Opsgenie
16 13 (1.43%) Failover Clustering
16 13 (1.43%) Rancher
Vendors
1 190 (20.97%) Microsoft
2 178 (19.65%) Google
3 25 (2.76%) Oracle
3 25 (2.76%) VMware
4 19 (2.10%) YouTube
5 18 (1.99%) Splunk
6 17 (1.88%) New Relic
7 15 (1.66%) Sun
8 9 (0.99%) Atlassian
8 9 (0.99%) Samsung
9 8 (0.88%) Dynatrace
9 8 (0.88%) LogicMonitor
9 8 (0.88%) Sitecore
9 8 (0.88%) SolarWinds
9 8 (0.88%) Xamarin
10 7 (0.77%) SAP
11 6 (0.66%) Apple
12 5 (0.55%) Trayport
13 4 (0.44%) Cognizant
14 3 (0.33%) SaltStack