Period
to 18 October 2021

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 18 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Octopus Deploy
UK
6 months to
18 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 399 359 452
Rank change year-on-year -40 +93 -70
Permanent jobs citing Octopus Deploy 976 392 916
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.78% 0.82% 0.67%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.75% 3.90% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 646 345 632
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £35,321
25th Percentile £50,000 £50,000 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £62,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +19.05% -12.50%
75th Percentile £76,250 £75,250 £68,750
90th Percentile £90,625 £92,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +20.00% -

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 26,040 10,047 26,019
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.78% 20.97% 18.95%
Number of salaries quoted 16,046 8,356 20,794
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £83,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +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 18 October 2021.

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 18 October 2021. 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 -24 909 £65,000 +4.00% 139
London -40 512 £75,000 +2.04% 64
UK excluding London -82 408 £55,000 -8.33% 79
Work from Home -88 283 £57,500 +15.00% 28
South East -48 198 £55,000 -8.33% 23
North of England -115 80 £52,500 +5.00% 31
Midlands -69 61 £60,000 +41.18% 11
West Midlands -88 43 £60,000 +41.18% 6
North West -87 42 £53,750 +13.16% 12
Yorkshire -99 34 £47,500 -24.00% 14
South West -89 22 £45,000 -21.74% 6
Scotland -73 21 £51,250 +5.13% 3
East of England -85 21 £45,000 -50.00% 4
East Midlands -61 18 £55,000 +29.41% 5
Wales -42 14 £50,000 +11.11% 1
North East -35 5 £53,750 +7.50% 5

For the 6 months to 18 October 2021, 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.

1 708 (72.54%) Azure
2 659 (67.52%) TeamCity
3 600 (61.48%) C#
4 597 (61.17%) .NET
5 579 (59.32%) DevOps
6 575 (58.91%) Agile Software Development
7 404 (41.39%) AWS
8 371 (38.01%) SQL
9 348 (35.66%) JavaScript
10 339 (34.73%) Docker
11 337 (34.53%) .NET Core
12 322 (32.99%) Microservices
13 321 (32.89%) Git (software)
14 316 (32.38%) Kubernetes
15 293 (30.02%) Software Engineering
16 278 (28.48%) React
17 269 (27.56%) PowerShell
18 268 (27.46%) Jenkins
19 263 (26.95%) Terraform
20 248 (25.41%) TDD
20 248 (25.41%) Microsoft
21 241 (24.69%) Continuous Integration
22 238 (24.39%) SQL Server
23 222 (22.75%) SOLID
24 215 (22.03%) GCP
25 213 (21.82%) ASP.NET
26 199 (20.39%) Finance
27 190 (19.47%) Scrum
28 189 (19.36%) Python
29 179 (18.34%) AngularJS

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 58 (5.94%) Elasticsearch
2 49 (5.02%) IIS
3 32 (3.28%) Confluence
4 30 (3.07%) Umbraco
5 22 (2.25%) CMS
6 19 (1.95%) Jupyter
7 9 (0.92%) Apache Spark
7 9 (0.92%) nginx
8 8 (0.82%) Ethereum
9 7 (0.72%) NServiceBus
10 6 (0.61%) SharePoint
10 6 (0.61%) Traefik
11 5 (0.51%) Apache
11 5 (0.51%) Hyperledger
12 4 (0.41%) EPiServer
12 4 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
13 2 (0.20%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.10%) Mule
14 1 (0.10%) Mule ESB
14 1 (0.10%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (1.43%) InVision
1 14 (1.43%) Sketch
2 4 (0.41%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (0.51%) Distributed Ledger
1 5 (0.51%) R3 Corda
2 2 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 708 (72.54%) Azure
2 404 (41.39%) AWS
3 215 (22.03%) GCP
4 106 (10.86%) Serverless
5 83 (8.50%) Azure Service Bus
6 69 (7.07%) GitHub
7 67 (6.86%) IaaS
8 66 (6.76%) PaaS
9 65 (6.66%) SaaS
10 55 (5.64%) AWS CloudFormation
11 50 (5.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 50 (5.12%) Amazon ECS
12 44 (4.51%) AWS Lambda
13 32 (3.28%) Amazon S3
13 32 (3.28%) Amazon SQS
14 30 (3.07%) Azure Cosmos DB
15 28 (2.87%) Azure Service Fabric
16 25 (2.56%) Amazon Kinesis
17 17 (1.74%) Power Platform
18 16 (1.64%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 116 (11.89%) HTTP
2 16 (1.64%) WebEx
3 14 (1.43%) Broadband
4 12 (1.23%) MQTT
5 9 (0.92%) Skype
5 9 (0.92%) VPN
6 8 (0.82%) Network Security
7 5 (0.51%) DNS
7 5 (0.51%) Firewall
8 2 (0.20%) FTP
8 2 (0.20%) Internet
8 2 (0.20%) SSL
8 2 (0.20%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.10%) DHCP
9 1 (0.10%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 238 (24.39%) SQL Server
2 140 (14.34%) NoSQL
3 82 (8.40%) Relational Database
4 72 (7.38%) RDBMS
5 63 (6.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 47 (4.82%) Redis
7 37 (3.79%) Big Data
8 33 (3.38%) Couchbase
9 27 (2.77%) MySQL
10 25 (2.56%) Amazon Athena
11 24 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 22 (2.25%) MongoDB
13 21 (2.15%) Blockchain
13 21 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 18 (1.84%) PostgreSQL
15 16 (1.64%) Power BI
15 16 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 14 (1.43%) Azure SQL Database
16 14 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
17 10 (1.02%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 659 (67.52%) TeamCity
2 321 (32.89%) Git (software)
3 268 (27.46%) Jenkins
4 157 (16.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 109 (11.17%) NUnit
6 85 (8.71%) Cypress.io
7 82 (8.40%) JIRA
8 69 (7.07%) Postman
9 63 (6.45%) Moq
10 60 (6.15%) Selenium
11 53 (5.43%) JMeter
12 44 (4.51%) Travis CI
13 43 (4.41%) GitLab
13 43 (4.41%) IBM UrbanCode
14 34 (3.48%) Visual Studio
15 33 (3.38%) git-flow
16 27 (2.77%) SpecFlow
17 19 (1.95%) Cucumber
17 19 (1.95%) TestRail
18 18 (1.84%) webpack
General
1 199 (20.39%) Finance
2 173 (17.73%) Social Skills
3 92 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (3.79%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 29 (2.97%) Games
6 25 (2.56%) Banking
7 24 (2.46%) Law
8 21 (2.15%) Advertising
8 21 (2.15%) Organisational Skills
9 15 (1.54%) Retail
10 10 (1.02%) Back Office
11 7 (0.72%) Documentation Skills
11 7 (0.72%) Public Sector
12 6 (0.61%) Marketing
13 5 (0.51%) Front Office
13 5 (0.51%) Legal
13 5 (0.51%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.41%) Spanish Language
15 2 (0.20%) Billing
15 2 (0.20%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 398 (40.78%) Developer
2 204 (20.90%) DevOps Engineer
3 168 (17.21%) .NET Developer
4 144 (14.75%) Software Developer
5 119 (12.19%) C# Developer
6 110 (11.27%) Software Engineer
7 105 (10.76%) Senior Developer
8 93 (9.53%) C# .NET Developer
9 79 (8.09%) React Developer
10 69 (7.07%) Full Stack Developer
11 61 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
12 57 (5.84%) Lead Developer
13 55 (5.64%) .NET Software Developer
13 55 (5.64%) C# Software Developer
14 54 (5.53%) Senior Software Developer
15 48 (4.92%) JavaScript Developer
16 47 (4.82%) Senior .NET Developer
17 44 (4.51%) Cloud Engineer
18 43 (4.41%) Architect
19 38 (3.89%) Lead Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 597 (61.17%) .NET
2 337 (34.53%) .NET Core
3 278 (28.48%) React
4 213 (21.82%) ASP.NET
5 179 (18.34%) AngularJS
6 176 (18.03%) Node.js
7 151 (15.47%) RESTful
8 144 (14.75%) REST
9 127 (13.01%) ASP.NET Web API
10 120 (12.30%) ASP.NET Core
11 119 (12.19%) .NET Framework
12 90 (9.22%) Jest
13 88 (9.02%) Kafka
14 87 (8.91%) Web Services
15 84 (8.61%) Vue.js
16 81 (8.30%) HTML
17 70 (7.17%) ASP.NET MVC
18 66 (6.76%) Elastic Stack
19 63 (6.45%) RabbitMQ
20 60 (6.15%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 113 (11.58%) Greenfield Project
2 76 (7.79%) User Experience
3 68 (6.97%) Mobile App
4 65 (6.66%) Public Cloud
5 58 (5.94%) Algorithms
6 38 (3.89%) Cloud Native
7 35 (3.59%) Hybrid Cloud
8 19 (1.95%) Life Science
9 16 (1.64%) Clustering
10 14 (1.43%) Legacy Systems
11 13 (1.33%) Self-Motivation
11 13 (1.33%) Social Media
12 10 (1.02%) Hedge funds
13 9 (0.92%) Data Centre
13 9 (0.92%) Legacy Applications
14 7 (0.72%) PlayStation
15 6 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
16 5 (0.51%) Data Structures
16 5 (0.51%) Robotics
17 4 (0.41%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 158 (16.19%) Windows
2 151 (15.47%) Linux
3 43 (4.41%) Mesosphere
4 42 (4.30%) Windows Server
5 32 (3.28%) Android
6 30 (3.07%) Apple iOS
7 26 (2.66%) Mac OS
8 23 (2.36%) Unix
9 7 (0.72%) VMS
10 5 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.51%) Windows Server 2019
11 3 (0.31%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.10%) CentOS
12 1 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 579 (59.32%) DevOps
2 575 (58.91%) Agile Software Development
3 322 (32.99%) Microservices
4 293 (30.02%) Software Engineering
5 248 (25.41%) TDD
6 241 (24.69%) Continuous Integration
7 222 (22.75%) SOLID
8 190 (19.47%) Scrum
9 158 (16.19%) Test Automation
10 150 (15.37%) Full Stack Development
11 145 (14.86%) Infrastructure as Code
12 141 (14.45%) OOP
13 134 (13.73%) BDD
14 130 (13.32%) Continuous Improvement
14 130 (13.32%) OO
15 128 (13.11%) SDLC
16 116 (11.89%) Fintech
16 116 (11.89%) Unit Testing
17 113 (11.58%) Problem-Solving
18 110 (11.27%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 600 (61.48%) C#
2 371 (38.01%) SQL
3 348 (35.66%) JavaScript
4 269 (27.56%) PowerShell
5 189 (19.36%) Python
6 145 (14.86%) Bash Shell
7 118 (12.09%) TypeScript
8 96 (9.84%) Java
9 85 (8.71%) Go
10 35 (3.59%) C
11 22 (2.25%) T-SQL
12 20 (2.05%) Scala
13 14 (1.43%) Kotlin
14 13 (1.33%) ES6
15 12 (1.23%) R
16 10 (1.02%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 10 (1.02%) Groovy
17 9 (0.92%) Bicep
18 6 (0.61%) Ruby
19 5 (0.51%) DAML
Qualifications
1 59 (6.05%) Degree
2 8 (0.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (0.72%) ISEB
4 5 (0.51%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.31%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.31%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.20%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.10%) CCNA
7 1 (0.10%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.10%) CISMP
7 1 (0.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 160 (16.39%) QA
2 15 (1.54%) Accessibility
3 5 (0.51%) WCAG
4 4 (0.41%) GDPR
5 3 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 339 (34.73%) Docker
2 48 (4.92%) Active Directory
3 22 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.20%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.10%) Firmware
6 1 (0.10%) NFS
6 1 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.10%) vSphere
6 1 (0.10%) Xen
Systems Management
1 316 (32.38%) Kubernetes
2 263 (26.95%) Terraform
3 159 (16.29%) Ansible
4 143 (14.65%) Grafana
5 140 (14.34%) Puppet
6 118 (12.09%) Opscode Chef
7 54 (5.53%) Prometheus
8 46 (4.71%) Kibana
9 44 (4.51%) Automic
10 37 (3.79%) logstash
11 31 (3.18%) Consul
12 29 (2.97%) SCCM
13 16 (1.64%) MIIS
14 15 (1.54%) Istio
14 15 (1.54%) ZABBIX
15 13 (1.33%) Pingdom
16 12 (1.23%) HAProxy
16 12 (1.23%) Opsgenie
17 11 (1.13%) Failover Clustering
18 9 (0.92%) Rancher
Vendors
1 248 (25.41%) Microsoft
2 135 (13.83%) Google
3 75 (7.68%) Samsung
4 41 (4.20%) Splunk
5 24 (2.46%) VMware
6 19 (1.95%) YouTube
7 17 (1.74%) Oracle
8 15 (1.54%) New Relic
9 12 (1.23%) Sitecore
9 12 (1.23%) Sun
9 12 (1.23%) Xamarin
10 11 (1.13%) Atlassian
11 9 (0.92%) Dynatrace
11 9 (0.92%) GoldenSource
12 8 (0.82%) LogicMonitor
13 4 (0.41%) Apple
13 4 (0.41%) Cognizant
14 3 (0.31%) Databricks
14 3 (0.31%) ServiceNow
14 3 (0.31%) Veracode