Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Octopus Deploy
UK
6 months to
15 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 443 366 483
Rank change year-on-year -77 +117 +111
Permanent jobs citing Octopus Deploy 908 1,410 1,058
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.66% 0.87% 0.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.52% 4.31% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 622 1,057 935
UK median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +4.35% +9.52%
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £89,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -2.17%

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 25,807 32,699 36,697
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.84% 20.06% 20.33%
Number of salaries quoted 20,534 26,395 29,829
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 15 November 2019.

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 15 November 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 -80 849 £52,500 -12.50% 130
London -75 469 £62,500 -7.41% 53
UK excluding London +11 420 £50,000 - 80
North of England -15 128 £47,500 -17.39% 23
South East 0 123 £52,500 +5.00% 32
Midlands +33 80 £55,000 +15.79% 12
Yorkshire +16 67 £45,000 -5.26% 9
North West -48 56 £52,500 -12.50% 14
West Midlands +51 42 £55,000 +4.76% 10
East Midlands +18 38 £37,500 -6.25% 2
East of England +72 29 £85,000 +41.67% 5
Scotland +9 22 £35,000 -6.67%
South West -4 20 £42,500 -10.53% 7
Northern Ireland +11 14 - - 2
North East +16 5 £37,500 -16.67%
Wales +14 4 £41,250 -35.29% 1

For the 6 months to 15 November 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.

1 608 (66.96%) Azure
2 568 (62.56%) DevOps
3 540 (59.47%) Agile Software Development
4 535 (58.92%) C#
5 508 (55.95%) TeamCity
6 462 (50.88%) .NET
7 394 (43.39%) AWS
8 345 (38.00%) SQL Server
9 334 (36.78%) Git (software)
9 334 (36.78%) Jenkins
10 304 (33.48%) Windows
11 293 (32.27%) Continuous Integration
12 288 (31.72%) SQL
13 282 (31.06%) Docker
14 275 (30.29%) PowerShell
15 244 (26.87%) Microsoft
16 241 (26.54%) JavaScript
17 229 (25.22%) Linux
18 225 (24.78%) MVC
19 216 (23.79%) Ansible
20 212 (23.35%) Team Foundation Server
21 208 (22.91%) Finance
22 207 (22.80%) ASP.NET
23 201 (22.14%) Terraform
24 200 (22.03%) Scrum
25 188 (20.70%) Puppet
26 186 (20.48%) Opscode Chef
27 183 (20.15%) ASP.NET Web API
27 183 (20.15%) Test Automation
27 183 (20.15%) 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
1 108 (11.89%) IIS
2 61 (6.72%) Confluence
3 38 (4.19%) Elasticsearch
4 37 (4.07%) CMS
5 28 (3.08%) Umbraco
6 27 (2.97%) NServiceBus
7 21 (2.31%) Tomcat
8 17 (1.87%) nginx
9 15 (1.65%) Apache
10 14 (1.54%) SharePoint
11 12 (1.32%) WordPress
12 7 (0.77%) JBoss
13 6 (0.66%) Sitecore CMS
14 5 (0.55%) EPiServer
15 4 (0.44%) Anypoint
15 4 (0.44%) Apache Solr
15 4 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
15 4 (0.44%) MediaWiki
16 3 (0.33%) OpenStack
17 2 (0.22%) Podio
Applications
1 20 (2.20%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (2.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (2.09%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.22%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (0.22%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.11%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 608 (66.96%) Azure
2 394 (43.39%) AWS
3 127 (13.99%) GCP
4 84 (9.25%) AWS CloudFormation
5 65 (7.16%) GitHub
6 59 (6.50%) Amazon EC2
7 45 (4.96%) SaaS
8 42 (4.63%) Serverless
9 38 (4.19%) Cloud Computing
10 34 (3.74%) CloudBees
10 34 (3.74%) npm
11 33 (3.63%) Amazon S3
11 33 (3.63%) IaaS
12 31 (3.41%) PaaS
13 26 (2.86%) Power Platform
14 25 (2.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 25 (2.75%) Azure Active Directory
14 25 (2.75%) Sumo Logic
15 21 (2.31%) Office 365
16 20 (2.20%) Amazon EKS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (5.51%) DNS
2 35 (3.85%) Firewall
3 27 (2.97%) SSL
4 23 (2.53%) TCP/IP
5 17 (1.87%) DHCP
6 14 (1.54%) Wireshark
7 13 (1.43%) Internet
8 6 (0.66%) BIG-IP
8 6 (0.66%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (0.66%) NetScaler
8 6 (0.66%) VLAN
8 6 (0.66%) VPN
9 4 (0.44%) DSL
9 4 (0.44%) Skype
10 3 (0.33%) AMQP
10 3 (0.33%) BGP
10 3 (0.33%) HTTP
10 3 (0.33%) OSPF
11 2 (0.22%) FabricPath
11 2 (0.22%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 345 (38.00%) SQL Server
2 84 (9.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 78 (8.59%) NoSQL
4 45 (4.96%) Redis
5 43 (4.74%) Amazon RDS
6 39 (4.30%) MongoDB
7 37 (4.07%) Big Data
8 34 (3.74%) Relational Database
9 30 (3.30%) Cosmos DB
9 30 (3.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 28 (3.08%) Oracle Database
11 26 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
11 26 (2.86%) Power BI
11 26 (2.86%) RDBMS
12 23 (2.53%) CouchDB
13 21 (2.31%) Azure SQL Database
14 20 (2.20%) BusinessObjects
14 20 (2.20%) Couchbase
15 14 (1.54%) Hadoop
16 13 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 508 (55.95%) TeamCity
2 334 (36.78%) Git (software)
2 334 (36.78%) Jenkins
3 212 (23.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 163 (17.95%) JIRA
5 110 (12.11%) Selenium
6 108 (11.89%) Visual Studio Team System
7 91 (10.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 86 (9.47%) NUnit
9 70 (7.71%) Bitbucket
10 69 (7.60%) SpecFlow
11 68 (7.49%) Subversion
12 66 (7.27%) IBM UrbanCode
13 63 (6.94%) Visual Studio
14 51 (5.62%) GoCD
15 50 (5.51%) Travis CI
16 46 (5.07%) Maven
17 44 (4.85%) MSTest
18 41 (4.52%) WebDriver
19 40 (4.41%) GitLab
General
1 208 (22.91%) Finance
2 47 (5.18%) Retail
3 21 (2.31%) Front Office
4 17 (1.87%) Advertising
5 16 (1.76%) Automotive
6 14 (1.54%) Legal
6 14 (1.54%) Marketing
7 12 (1.32%) Games
8 9 (0.99%) Manufacturing
9 7 (0.77%) Back Office
9 7 (0.77%) Banking
10 5 (0.55%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.44%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.44%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.44%) Law
11 4 (0.44%) Music Industry
11 4 (0.44%) Publishing
12 3 (0.33%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 362 (39.87%) Developer
2 204 (22.47%) DevOps Engineer
3 172 (18.94%) .NET Developer
4 163 (17.95%) C# Developer
5 90 (9.91%) C# .NET Developer
6 85 (9.36%) Senior Developer
6 85 (9.36%) Senior DevOps
7 79 (8.70%) Consultant
8 75 (8.26%) Software Developer
9 60 (6.61%) DevOps Consultant
10 58 (6.39%) Azure Developer
11 53 (5.84%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 51 (5.62%) Analyst
13 49 (5.40%) Azure Engineer
13 49 (5.40%) SQL Developer
14 46 (5.07%) Platform Engineer
15 45 (4.96%) Architect
16 42 (4.63%) Senior .NET Developer
17 41 (4.52%) C# Software Developer
18 38 (4.19%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 462 (50.88%) .NET
2 207 (22.80%) ASP.NET
3 183 (20.15%) ASP.NET Web API
4 152 (16.74%) CSS
5 138 (15.20%) .NET Core
6 129 (14.21%) HTML
7 127 (13.99%) .NET Framework
8 125 (13.77%) AngularJS
9 117 (12.89%) ASP.NET MVC
9 117 (12.89%) REST
10 108 (11.89%) Web Services
11 96 (10.57%) jQuery
12 92 (10.13%) React
13 91 (10.02%) Elastic Stack
14 89 (9.80%) RESTful
15 81 (8.92%) SOAP
16 80 (8.81%) WCF
17 77 (8.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 75 (8.26%) Entity Framework
19 69 (7.60%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 39 (4.30%) Mobile App
2 37 (4.07%) Greenfield Project
3 35 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
4 34 (3.74%) PlayStation
5 33 (3.63%) Analytical Skills
6 26 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
7 25 (2.75%) Public Cloud
8 21 (2.31%) Hybrid Cloud
9 16 (1.76%) User Experience
10 15 (1.65%) Private Cloud
11 13 (1.43%) W3C
12 9 (0.99%) Clustering
12 9 (0.99%) Linux Command Line
13 8 (0.88%) Cloud Native
13 8 (0.88%) PKI
14 6 (0.66%) Data Centre
14 6 (0.66%) Wiki
15 5 (0.55%) N-Tier
16 4 (0.44%) Blog
16 4 (0.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 304 (33.48%) Windows
2 229 (25.22%) Linux
3 93 (10.24%) Windows Server
4 70 (7.71%) Unix
5 35 (3.85%) Mesosphere
6 27 (2.97%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (2.09%) VMS
8 16 (1.76%) CentOS
8 16 (1.76%) CoreOS
9 14 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (1.21%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (0.99%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.44%) Android
13 2 (0.22%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.22%) OS/400
13 2 (0.22%) SUSE
13 2 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.11%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 568 (62.56%) DevOps
2 540 (59.47%) Agile Software Development
3 293 (32.27%) Continuous Integration
4 225 (24.78%) MVC
5 200 (22.03%) Scrum
6 183 (20.15%) Test Automation
7 173 (19.05%) Microservices
8 163 (17.95%) TDD
9 141 (15.53%) Infrastructure as Code
10 138 (15.20%) Continuous Delivery
11 123 (13.55%) Unit Testing
12 120 (13.22%) Deployment Automation
13 117 (12.89%) Problem-Solving
14 111 (12.22%) BDD
15 84 (9.25%) Mentoring
15 84 (9.25%) Open Source
16 82 (9.03%) Continuous Deployment
17 80 (8.81%) Software Engineering
18 73 (8.04%) Kanban
19 72 (7.93%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 535 (58.92%) C#
2 288 (31.72%) SQL
3 275 (30.29%) PowerShell
4 241 (26.54%) JavaScript
5 183 (20.15%) Python
6 135 (14.87%) Java
7 109 (12.00%) Bash Shell
8 91 (10.02%) T-SQL
9 58 (6.39%) Go
10 33 (3.63%) Ruby
11 28 (3.08%) PL/SQL
11 28 (3.08%) TypeScript
12 27 (2.97%) Shell Script
13 18 (1.98%) C
14 15 (1.65%) PHP
15 13 (1.43%) Scala
16 6 (0.66%) Perl
17 5 (0.55%) F#
18 4 (0.44%) ES6
18 4 (0.44%) XAML
Qualifications
1 60 (6.61%) Degree
2 23 (2.53%) AWS Certification
2 23 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (2.31%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (0.99%) Network+ Certification
5 7 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (0.66%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.44%) CISSP
7 4 (0.44%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 1 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 117 (12.89%) QA
2 7 (0.77%) PCI DSS
3 6 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.44%) NIST
5 2 (0.22%) GDPR
5 2 (0.22%) SEPA
5 2 (0.22%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.11%) SLA
6 1 (0.11%) WCAG
System Software
1 282 (31.06%) Docker
2 54 (5.95%) Active Directory
3 19 (2.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (1.65%) Virtual Machines
5 12 (1.32%) vSphere
6 7 (0.77%) DFS Replication
7 3 (0.33%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.33%) KVM
8 2 (0.22%) VMware NSX
9 1 (0.11%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 216 (23.79%) Ansible
2 201 (22.14%) Terraform
3 188 (20.70%) Puppet
4 186 (20.48%) Opscode Chef
5 154 (16.96%) Kubernetes
6 70 (7.71%) Automic
7 69 (7.60%) Consul
8 52 (5.73%) Prometheus
9 36 (3.96%) SCCM
10 33 (3.63%) Rundeck
11 28 (3.08%) Grafana
12 27 (2.97%) Packer
13 25 (2.75%) Docker Swarm
14 20 (2.20%) Graphite
15 19 (2.09%) Kibana
15 19 (2.09%) Nagios
15 19 (2.09%) Rancher
15 19 (2.09%) Salt
16 13 (1.43%) Istio
17 7 (0.77%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 244 (26.87%) Microsoft
2 86 (9.47%) Splunk
3 58 (6.39%) Oracle
4 48 (5.29%) AppDynamics
5 39 (4.30%) SAP
5 39 (4.30%) ServiceNow
6 38 (4.19%) VMware
7 36 (3.96%) Google
8 35 (3.85%) Sitecore
9 34 (3.74%) RedGate
10 32 (3.52%) Delphix
11 31 (3.41%) New Relic
12 28 (3.08%) Citrix
13 27 (2.97%) Atlassian
14 20 (2.20%) Cadence
14 20 (2.20%) FactSet
15 16 (1.76%) XebiaLabs
16 14 (1.54%) Tableau
17 13 (1.43%) Black Duck
18 11 (1.21%) McAfee