Period
to 23 May 2019

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 23 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Octopus Deploy
UK
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 403 413 536
Rank change year-on-year +10 +123 +248
Permanent jobs citing Octopus Deploy 1,076 1,265 828
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.75% 0.74% 0.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.79% 3.54% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 836 973 744
UK median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +19.05% +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,125 £37,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
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 28,402 35,760 33,712
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.72% 20.81% 19.93%
Number of salaries quoted 22,406 29,050 28,271
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,500 £30,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 23 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Octopus Deploy in the UK

Octopus Deploy
Top 15 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 23 May 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 +10 1,018 £60,000 -4.00% 28
UK excluding London +129 552 £50,000 +11.11% 16
London -62 495 £70,000 +3.32% 12
South East +153 211 £50,000 +5.26% 8
North of England -23 134 £52,500 +16.67% 5
North West +14 83 £60,000 +14.29% 4
Midlands +33 76 £37,500 -16.67% 1
East of England +131 73 £60,000 +60.00%
East Midlands +13 50 £36,500 -18.89% 1
Yorkshire -13 48 £45,000 - 1
Scotland +10 29 £40,000 -34.69%
West Midlands +34 26 £62,500 -19.35%
South West +20 26 £50,000 - 2
North East +7 3 £32,500 -27.78%
Wales - 3 £36,000 -

For the 6 months to 23 May 2019, 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.

1 703 (65.33%) TeamCity
2 631 (58.64%) DevOps
3 616 (57.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 613 (56.97%) C#
5 555 (51.58%) Agile Software Development
6 518 (48.14%) .NET
7 474 (44.05%) Amazon AWS
8 458 (42.57%) Git (software)
9 437 (40.61%) Jenkins
10 429 (39.87%) Windows
11 395 (36.71%) Continuous Integration
12 370 (34.39%) Linux
12 370 (34.39%) SQL
13 349 (32.43%) Ansible
14 323 (30.02%) PowerShell
15 318 (29.55%) SQL Server
16 298 (27.70%) Team Foundation Server
17 289 (26.86%) Docker
18 277 (25.74%) Finance
19 273 (25.37%) JavaScript
20 271 (25.19%) Puppet
21 235 (21.84%) MVC
22 229 (21.28%) JIRA
23 225 (20.91%) TDD
24 220 (20.45%) Terraform
25 216 (20.07%) Opscode Chef
26 214 (19.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
27 212 (19.70%) Microservices
28 210 (19.52%) Microsoft
29 199 (18.49%) Test Automation

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
1 147 (13.66%) IIS
2 97 (9.01%) Confluence
3 53 (4.93%) Elasticsearch
4 42 (3.90%) NServiceBus
5 33 (3.07%) Tomcat
6 26 (2.42%) Apache
7 22 (2.04%) SharePoint
8 21 (1.95%) CMS
9 12 (1.12%) Umbraco
10 10 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
11 9 (0.84%) JBoss
12 7 (0.65%) Documentum
12 7 (0.65%) Skype for Business
13 6 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
14 2 (0.19%) Apache Airflow
14 2 (0.19%) Kentico
14 2 (0.19%) Podio
15 1 (0.093%) Anypoint
15 1 (0.093%) Mule
15 1 (0.093%) nginx
Applications
1 12 (1.12%) Chatbot
2 5 (0.46%) HipChat
3 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.65%) SAP CO
2 7 (0.65%) SAP FI
2 7 (0.65%) SAP FI/CO
2 7 (0.65%) SAP IS-U
3 4 (0.37%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.28%) Actimize
5 1 (0.093%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.093%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 616 (57.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 474 (44.05%) Amazon AWS
3 162 (15.06%) AWS CloudFormation
4 152 (14.13%) Google Cloud Platform
5 92 (8.55%) Amazon EC2
5 92 (8.55%) GitHub
6 80 (7.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 73 (6.78%) Amazon S3
8 69 (6.41%) SaaS
9 61 (5.67%) Amazon SQS
10 60 (5.58%) Serverless
11 44 (4.09%) Azure Active Directory
12 37 (3.44%) PaaS
13 36 (3.35%) AWS Lambda
14 34 (3.16%) NuGet
15 32 (2.97%) IaaS
16 27 (2.51%) CloudBees
17 16 (1.49%) Office 365
17 16 (1.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 15 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (2.88%) DNS
2 25 (2.32%) Firewall
3 15 (1.39%) DHCP
3 15 (1.39%) TCP/IP
4 11 (1.02%) Cisco Nexus
4 11 (1.02%) VLAN
5 9 (0.84%) BIG-IP
5 9 (0.84%) FabricPath
6 8 (0.74%) CTI
6 8 (0.74%) Internet
6 8 (0.74%) SSL
7 6 (0.56%) GPRS
8 4 (0.37%) AMQP
9 3 (0.28%) NetScaler
9 3 (0.28%) SAN
10 2 (0.19%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (0.19%) HTTP
10 2 (0.19%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (0.19%) VPN
10 2 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 318 (29.55%) SQL Server
2 78 (7.25%) NoSQL
3 75 (6.97%) MongoDB
4 70 (6.51%) Amazon RDS
5 42 (3.90%) Big Data
6 41 (3.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 30 (2.79%) SQL Server 2016
8 28 (2.60%) Redis
9 27 (2.51%) SQL Server 2012
10 24 (2.23%) Cosmos DB
10 24 (2.23%) PostgreSQL
11 23 (2.14%) Relational Database
12 21 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
13 20 (1.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 16 (1.49%) DB2
15 14 (1.30%) Azure SQL Database
16 13 (1.21%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
16 13 (1.21%) Data Lake
16 13 (1.21%) MySQL
17 12 (1.12%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 703 (65.33%) TeamCity
2 458 (42.57%) Git (software)
3 437 (40.61%) Jenkins
4 298 (27.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 229 (21.28%) JIRA
6 214 (19.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 107 (9.94%) Visual Studio Team System
8 106 (9.85%) Subversion
9 97 (9.01%) Visual Studio
10 81 (7.53%) GoCD
11 80 (7.43%) Selenium
12 79 (7.34%) IBM UrbanCode
13 67 (6.23%) Bitbucket
14 54 (5.02%) Travis CI
15 52 (4.83%) NUnit
16 46 (4.28%) MSBuild
17 43 (4.00%) Vagrant
18 41 (3.81%) Maven
18 41 (3.81%) SpecFlow
19 40 (3.72%) Bitbucket Server
General
1 277 (25.74%) Finance
2 69 (6.41%) Retail
3 49 (4.55%) Banking
4 20 (1.86%) Marketing
5 17 (1.58%) Law
6 16 (1.49%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.02%) Advertising
8 9 (0.84%) Telecoms
9 7 (0.65%) Electronics
10 6 (0.56%) Investment Banking
11 5 (0.46%) Back Office
12 3 (0.28%) Games
12 3 (0.28%) Private Banking
13 2 (0.19%) Legal
14 1 (0.093%) Front Office
14 1 (0.093%) Publishing
14 1 (0.093%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 445 (41.36%) Developer
2 264 (24.54%) .NET Developer
3 227 (21.10%) DevOps Engineer
4 186 (17.29%) C# Developer
5 144 (13.38%) Senior Developer
6 130 (12.08%) C# .NET Developer
7 106 (9.85%) Consultant
8 99 (9.20%) Software Developer
9 80 (7.43%) Senior DevOps
10 79 (7.34%) DevOps Consultant
11 65 (6.04%) Senior C# Developer
12 64 (5.95%) Senior .NET Developer
13 53 (4.93%) Senior Consultant
13 53 (4.93%) Senior DevOps Consultant
14 51 (4.74%) .NET Software Developer
15 42 (3.90%) SQL Developer
16 41 (3.81%) Architect
17 40 (3.72%) DevOps Manager
18 39 (3.62%) AWS Engineer
19 38 (3.53%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 518 (48.14%) .NET
2 191 (17.75%) ASP.NET
3 184 (17.10%) AngularJS
4 167 (15.52%) ASP.NET Web API
5 146 (13.57%) .NET Framework
6 119 (11.06%) Web Services
7 115 (10.69%) Entity Framework
8 114 (10.59%) React
9 112 (10.41%) .NET Core
10 111 (10.32%) ASP.NET MVC
11 110 (10.22%) Node.js
12 104 (9.67%) Elastic Stack
13 101 (9.39%) CSS
14 90 (8.36%) HTML
15 79 (7.34%) WCF
16 75 (6.97%) XML
17 71 (6.60%) REST
18 62 (5.76%) WinForms
19 58 (5.39%) RabbitMQ
20 57 (5.30%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 129 (11.99%) Fintech
2 66 (6.13%) Greenfield Project
3 56 (5.20%) Private Cloud
4 49 (4.55%) Mobile App
5 39 (3.62%) User Experience
6 36 (3.35%) Public Cloud
7 31 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
8 27 (2.51%) PlayStation
9 19 (1.77%) Self-Motivation
10 16 (1.49%) Hybrid Cloud
11 14 (1.30%) Clustering
11 14 (1.30%) Online Banking
12 13 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
12 13 (1.21%) N-Tier
13 11 (1.02%) Data Centre
14 8 (0.74%) Internet of Things
14 8 (0.74%) Management Information System
14 8 (0.74%) Replication
15 7 (0.65%) CMDB
15 7 (0.65%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 429 (39.87%) Windows
2 370 (34.39%) Linux
3 94 (8.74%) Windows Server
4 79 (7.34%) Unix
5 42 (3.90%) Ubuntu
6 32 (2.97%) CentOS
7 30 (2.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 29 (2.70%) SUSE
9 27 (2.51%) Mesosphere
10 26 (2.42%) CoreOS
11 25 (2.32%) Windows Server 2012
12 20 (1.86%) Fedora
13 18 (1.67%) VMS
14 12 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
15 7 (0.65%) Apple iOS
16 4 (0.37%) Debian
17 2 (0.19%) Amazon Linux
17 2 (0.19%) Mac OS
17 2 (0.19%) Windows 10
18 1 (0.093%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 631 (58.64%) DevOps
2 555 (51.58%) Agile Software Development
3 395 (36.71%) Continuous Integration
4 235 (21.84%) MVC
5 225 (20.91%) TDD
6 212 (19.70%) Microservices
7 199 (18.49%) Test Automation
8 185 (17.19%) Continuous Delivery
9 171 (15.89%) Scrum
10 167 (15.52%) Infrastructure as Code
11 162 (15.06%) Deployment Automation
12 126 (11.71%) Unit Testing
13 122 (11.34%) SDLC
14 119 (11.06%) Configuration Management
15 99 (9.20%) BDD
16 98 (9.11%) SOA
17 92 (8.55%) SOLID
18 91 (8.46%) Web Development
19 90 (8.36%) Continuous Deployment
20 88 (8.18%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 613 (56.97%) C#
2 370 (34.39%) SQL
3 323 (30.02%) PowerShell
4 273 (25.37%) JavaScript
5 193 (17.94%) Python
6 130 (12.08%) Java
7 118 (10.97%) Bash Shell
8 79 (7.34%) T-SQL
9 35 (3.25%) Go
10 31 (2.88%) C++
11 25 (2.32%) C
12 24 (2.23%) Ruby
12 24 (2.23%) TypeScript
13 22 (2.04%) VB.NET
14 12 (1.12%) PL/SQL
15 11 (1.02%) PHP
16 9 (0.84%) VB
16 9 (0.84%) VB6
17 7 (0.65%) F#
17 7 (0.65%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (2.60%) Degree
2 11 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (0.93%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (0.65%) MCSA
4 7 (0.65%) MCSE
4 7 (0.65%) Network+ Certification
5 4 (0.37%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.19%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.093%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (10.50%) QA
2 7 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.56%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.46%) SLA
5 3 (0.28%) GDPR
6 2 (0.19%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.093%) FedRAMP
System Software
1 289 (26.86%) Docker
2 92 (8.55%) Active Directory
3 51 (4.74%) Virtual Machines
4 40 (3.72%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (1.86%) vSphere
6 13 (1.21%) Hyper-V
7 9 (0.84%) KVM
7 9 (0.84%) VMware NSX
8 8 (0.74%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.093%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.093%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 349 (32.43%) Ansible
2 271 (25.19%) Puppet
3 220 (20.45%) Terraform
4 216 (20.07%) Opscode Chef
5 151 (14.03%) Kubernetes
6 81 (7.53%) Consul
7 69 (6.41%) Salt
8 53 (4.93%) Automic
9 52 (4.83%) Rundeck
10 49 (4.55%) Prometheus
11 33 (3.07%) Grafana
11 33 (3.07%) Nagios
12 29 (2.70%) Graphite
13 22 (2.04%) SCCM
14 16 (1.49%) Docker Swarm
15 14 (1.30%) Kibana
16 10 (0.93%) logstash
16 10 (0.93%) Packer
16 10 (0.93%) SCOM
17 9 (0.84%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 210 (19.52%) Microsoft
2 129 (11.99%) Splunk
3 65 (6.04%) New Relic
4 60 (5.58%) Google
4 60 (5.58%) VMware
5 57 (5.30%) RedGate
6 54 (5.02%) Oracle
6 54 (5.02%) ServiceNow
7 52 (4.83%) Delphix
8 45 (4.18%) AppDynamics
9 40 (3.72%) Trend Micro
10 28 (2.60%) SaltStack
11 26 (2.42%) XebiaLabs
12 23 (2.14%) Red Hat
13 20 (1.86%) SAP
14 19 (1.77%) Atlassian
15 18 (1.67%) Dynatrace
16 14 (1.30%) Sitecore
17 13 (1.21%) Cisco
17 13 (1.21%) webMethods