Period
to 26 September 2020

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 26 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Octopus Deploy
UK
6 months to
26 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 343 440 373
Rank change year-on-year +97 -67 +134
Permanent jobs citing Octopus Deploy 405 926 1,410
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.84% 0.66% 0.84%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.01% 3.46% 4.16%
Number of salaries quoted 400 687 1,056
Median annual salary £60,000 £54,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +9.09%
10th Percentile £40,000 £34,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% - +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 10,092 26,798 33,874
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.95% 19.09% 20.23%
Number of salaries quoted 8,250 21,151 27,406
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% +2.27%

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 26 September 2020.

Salary histogram for Octopus Deploy in the UK

Octopus Deploy
Top 18 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 26 September 2020. 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 +107 385 £62,500 +15.74% 53
London +71 205 £70,000 +7.69% 23
UK excluding London +147 190 £57,500 +15.00% 33
South East +181 81 £60,000 +14.29% 6
North of England +114 60 £55,000 +15.79% 13
Work from Home +65 50 £52,500 -27.08% 11
Yorkshire +98 30 £62,500 +38.89% 6
North West +112 28 £48,000 -12.73% 6
Midlands +102 19 £42,500 +13.33% 5
West Midlands +112 13 £42,500 -22.73% 5
Scotland +85 8 £60,000 +71.43%
South West +130 7 £60,000 +26.32% 3
Wales +47 7 £45,000 +24.14% 2
East Midlands +48 6 £42,500 +13.33%
East of England +98 5 £90,000 +7.14% 3
North East +22 2 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Northern Ireland +16 2 - - 1
Isle of Man - 1 £33,000 -

For the 6 months to 26 September 2020, 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.

1 296 (73.09%) TeamCity
2 281 (69.38%) Azure
3 238 (58.77%) DevOps
4 219 (54.07%) .NET
5 211 (52.10%) C#
6 175 (43.21%) Agile Software Development
7 148 (36.54%) SQL Server
8 134 (33.09%) PowerShell
9 126 (31.11%) AWS
10 119 (29.38%) Microsoft
11 118 (29.14%) JavaScript
12 115 (28.40%) Git (software)
13 107 (26.42%) MVC
14 104 (25.68%) ASP.NET
15 100 (24.69%) Kubernetes
16 98 (24.20%) SQL
17 96 (23.70%) Terraform
18 94 (23.21%) .NET Framework
19 93 (22.96%) Docker
20 91 (22.47%) Finance
21 85 (20.99%) Scrum
22 83 (20.49%) Python
23 82 (20.25%) React
24 80 (19.75%) Windows
25 74 (18.27%) .NET Core
26 72 (17.78%) ASP.NET MVC
26 72 (17.78%) Jenkins
27 71 (17.53%) AngularJS
28 68 (16.79%) TDD
29 66 (16.30%) Infrastructure as Code

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 45 (11.11%) IIS
2 28 (6.91%) NServiceBus
3 18 (4.44%) Confluence
4 17 (4.20%) Elasticsearch
5 15 (3.70%) CMS
6 12 (2.96%) SharePoint
6 12 (2.96%) Umbraco
7 9 (2.22%) Apache Spark
8 7 (1.73%) WordPress
9 5 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (0.99%) DNN
11 3 (0.74%) Apache
11 3 (0.74%) Apache Synapse
12 2 (0.49%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.25%) nginx
13 1 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
13 1 (0.25%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.25%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 7 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.99%) Shopify
3 1 (0.25%) Salerio
Cloud Services
1 281 (69.38%) Azure
2 126 (31.11%) AWS
3 62 (15.31%) IaaS
4 53 (13.09%) PaaS
5 50 (12.35%) Serverless
6 49 (12.10%) SaaS
7 38 (9.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 35 (8.64%) AWS CloudFormation
9 31 (7.65%) GCP
10 27 (6.67%) Azure Functions
11 20 (4.94%) Slack
12 19 (4.69%) Office 365
13 15 (3.70%) Amazon S3
14 13 (3.21%) Amazon SQS
14 13 (3.21%) GitHub
14 13 (3.21%) Power Platform
15 11 (2.72%) AWS Lambda
15 11 (2.72%) Azure Active Directory
16 9 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
16 9 (2.22%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 50 (12.35%) Skype
2 40 (9.88%) Firewall
3 27 (6.67%) HTTP
4 13 (3.21%) Network Security
5 4 (0.99%) SSL
5 4 (0.99%) WebEx
6 3 (0.74%) Internet
6 3 (0.74%) LAN
6 3 (0.74%) VPN
7 2 (0.49%) Software-Defined Networking
8 1 (0.25%) ADSL2
8 1 (0.25%) DNS
8 1 (0.25%) NAS
8 1 (0.25%) SAN
8 1 (0.25%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (36.54%) SQL Server
2 47 (11.60%) NoSQL
3 18 (4.44%) Azure SQL Database
4 17 (4.20%) MongoDB
5 14 (3.46%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (2.96%) Redis
7 11 (2.72%) MySQL
8 9 (2.22%) Big Data
9 8 (1.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 7 (1.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 7 (1.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (1.48%) Data Lake
11 6 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (1.23%) Amazon RDS
12 5 (1.23%) SQL Server 2014
13 4 (0.99%) Amazon Athena
13 4 (0.99%) Amazon Redshift
13 4 (0.99%) Cosmos DB
13 4 (0.99%) Hadoop
13 4 (0.99%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 296 (73.09%) TeamCity
2 115 (28.40%) Git (software)
3 72 (17.78%) Jenkins
4 43 (10.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 34 (8.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 34 (8.40%) SpecFlow
6 33 (8.15%) JIRA
7 32 (7.90%) NUnit
8 28 (6.91%) Bitbucket
9 16 (3.95%) Visual Studio
10 14 (3.46%) MSTest
10 14 (3.46%) Selenium
10 14 (3.46%) Visual Studio Team System
11 13 (3.21%) GitLab
12 12 (2.96%) webpack
13 8 (1.98%) git-flow
13 8 (1.98%) IBM UrbanCode
13 8 (1.98%) Jasmine
13 8 (1.98%) Travis CI
14 7 (1.73%) ReSharper
General
1 91 (22.47%) Finance
2 27 (6.67%) Games
3 10 (2.47%) Law
4 6 (1.48%) Front Office
5 4 (0.99%) Local Government
5 4 (0.99%) Marketing
6 3 (0.74%) Advertising
6 3 (0.74%) Back Office
7 1 (0.25%) Automotive
7 1 (0.25%) Legal
7 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 157 (38.77%) Developer
2 132 (32.59%) DevOps Engineer
3 77 (19.01%) .NET Developer
4 63 (15.56%) C# Developer
5 51 (12.59%) Azure Engineer
6 37 (9.14%) C# .NET Developer
7 26 (6.42%) Principal Developer
8 25 (6.17%) Azure DevOps Engineer
9 23 (5.68%) Analyst
9 23 (5.68%) Senior DevOps
9 23 (5.68%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 21 (5.19%) Lead DevOps
10 21 (5.19%) Support Analyst
11 20 (4.94%) Security Engineer
11 20 (4.94%) Senior Developer
12 19 (4.69%) Cloud Engineer
12 19 (4.69%) Lead DevOps Engineer
13 18 (4.44%) AWS Engineer
13 18 (4.44%) Full Stack Developer
13 18 (4.44%) Principal .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 219 (54.07%) .NET
2 104 (25.68%) ASP.NET
3 94 (23.21%) .NET Framework
4 82 (20.25%) React
5 74 (18.27%) .NET Core
6 72 (17.78%) ASP.NET MVC
7 71 (17.53%) AngularJS
8 61 (15.06%) ASP.NET Web API
9 58 (14.32%) CSS
10 50 (12.35%) ASP.NET Core
11 47 (11.60%) HTML
12 42 (10.37%) RabbitMQ
13 41 (10.12%) Blazor
14 37 (9.14%) Entity Framework
15 31 (7.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 30 (7.41%) REST
17 28 (6.91%) WPF
18 25 (6.17%) jQuery
19 23 (5.68%) Web Services
20 22 (5.43%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 41 (10.12%) Cloud Native
2 25 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (4.44%) Public Cloud
4 14 (3.46%) Replication
5 11 (2.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 11 (2.72%) PlayStation
5 11 (2.72%) Virtual Team
6 10 (2.47%) Greenfield Project
7 8 (1.98%) User Experience
8 5 (1.23%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.23%) Fixed Income
8 5 (1.23%) N-Tier
9 4 (0.99%) Analytical Mindset
9 4 (0.99%) Grid Computing
9 4 (0.99%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (0.74%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (0.74%) Self-Motivation
11 2 (0.49%) Social Media
12 1 (0.25%) Handset
12 1 (0.25%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 80 (19.75%) Windows
2 57 (14.07%) Linux
3 30 (7.41%) Windows Server
4 13 (3.21%) VMS
5 12 (2.96%) Mesosphere
6 5 (1.23%) Ubuntu
7 4 (0.99%) Android
7 4 (0.99%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.74%) Unix
8 3 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.74%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (0.25%) CentOS
9 1 (0.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 238 (58.77%) DevOps
2 175 (43.21%) Agile Software Development
3 107 (26.42%) MVC
4 85 (20.99%) Scrum
5 68 (16.79%) TDD
6 66 (16.30%) Infrastructure as Code
7 64 (15.80%) Continuous Integration
8 54 (13.33%) Microservices
9 53 (13.09%) Fintech
10 43 (10.62%) Mentoring
11 38 (9.38%) Configuration Management
12 37 (9.14%) OO
13 34 (8.40%) Cybersecurity
14 32 (7.90%) Analytics
14 32 (7.90%) Unit Testing
15 31 (7.65%) Kanban
16 29 (7.16%) Continuous Deployment
16 29 (7.16%) Problem-Solving
17 27 (6.67%) Deployment Automation
18 25 (6.17%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 211 (52.10%) C#
2 134 (33.09%) PowerShell
3 118 (29.14%) JavaScript
4 98 (24.20%) SQL
5 83 (20.49%) Python
6 60 (14.81%) TypeScript
7 32 (7.90%) T-SQL
8 26 (6.42%) Bash Shell
8 26 (6.42%) Java
9 24 (5.93%) Go
10 19 (4.69%) F#
11 17 (4.20%) Shell Script
12 11 (2.72%) VB
13 7 (1.73%) PHP
14 6 (1.48%) Scala
15 4 (0.99%) Apex Code
15 4 (0.99%) Groovy
15 4 (0.99%) SOQL
16 3 (0.74%) C++
16 3 (0.74%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (6.17%) Degree
2 17 (4.20%) AWS Certification
3 12 (2.96%) SC Cleared
3 12 (2.96%) Security Cleared
4 10 (2.47%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.74%) ISEB
6 3 (0.74%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.49%) PhD
8 1 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.25%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.42%) QA
2 24 (5.93%) SLA
System Software
1 93 (22.96%) Docker
2 15 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 15 (3.70%) vSphere
3 14 (3.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.25%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 100 (24.69%) Kubernetes
2 96 (23.70%) Terraform
3 63 (15.56%) Ansible
4 55 (13.58%) Puppet
5 45 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
6 17 (4.20%) Grafana
7 14 (3.46%) Prometheus
8 12 (2.96%) Automic
8 12 (2.96%) Consul
9 6 (1.48%) Kibana
10 5 (1.23%) logstash
10 5 (1.23%) Opsgenie
10 5 (1.23%) ZABBIX
11 3 (0.74%) Salt
12 1 (0.25%) Control-M
12 1 (0.25%) Graylog
12 1 (0.25%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.25%) Istio
12 1 (0.25%) Nagios
12 1 (0.25%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 119 (29.38%) Microsoft
2 44 (10.86%) Splunk
3 20 (4.94%) VMware
4 19 (4.69%) Google
5 14 (3.46%) Atlassian
6 6 (1.48%) New Relic
6 6 (1.48%) Tableau
7 4 (0.99%) GrapeCity
7 4 (0.99%) Pardot
7 4 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (0.99%) Sitecore
8 3 (0.74%) Oracle
9 2 (0.49%) Coveo
9 2 (0.49%) Dynatrace
9 2 (0.49%) RedGate
9 2 (0.49%) Serena
10 1 (0.25%) F5
10 1 (0.25%) Incapsula
10 1 (0.25%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.25%) ServiceNow