Period
to 18 October 2017

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 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Octopus Deploy
UK
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 487 613 961
Rank change year-on-year +126 +348 +198
Permanent jobs citing Octopus Deploy 991 741 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.57% 0.39% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.76% 2.09% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 870 666 318
UK median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £35,500 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £82,500 £73,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 35905 35377 37958
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.56% 18.46% 17.43%
Number of salaries quoted 29155 30571 32022
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 18 October 2017.

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 2017. 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 +139 951 £57,500 +9.52% 102
London +100 601 £63,500 -2.31% 66
UK excluding London +93 376 £45,000 - 39
North of England 0 136 £40,000 -15.79% 18
South East +93 109 £47,500 +11.76% 5
Yorkshire +10 100 £40,000 -13.04% 12
Midlands +63 58 £50,000 +17.65% 9
East of England +35 43 £55,000 - 3
West Midlands +45 36 £52,500 +5.00% 2
North West -10 33 £41,750 -12.11% 4
East Midlands +58 22 £41,500 +0.61% 7
Scotland +3 15 £40,000 - 3
Northern Ireland - 7 - -
Wales +23 4 £37,500 -34.78%
South West -21 4 £43,750 +9.38% 1
North East +19 3 £50,000 +78.57% 2

For the 6 months to 18 October 2017, IT jobs citing Octopus Deploy also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Octopus Deploy.

1 713 (71.95%) .NET
2 639 (64.48%) TeamCity
3 583 (58.83%) C#
4 566 (57.11%) Agile Software Development
5 556 (56.10%) DevOps
6 518 (52.27%) SQL Server
7 444 (44.80%) PowerShell
8 413 (41.68%) ASP.NET
9 404 (40.77%) Microsoft Azure
10 395 (39.86%) Continuous Integration
11 357 (36.02%) Scrum
12 341 (34.41%) Windows
13 335 (33.80%) MVC
14 325 (32.80%) Microsoft
15 303 (30.58%) SQL
16 274 (27.65%) Team Foundation Server
17 270 (27.25%) Puppet
18 269 (27.14%) TDD
19 267 (26.94%) JavaScript
20 262 (26.44%) Finance
21 257 (25.93%) Git (software)
21 257 (25.93%) ASP.NET Web API
21 257 (25.93%) AngularJS
22 254 (25.63%) Amazon AWS
23 228 (23.01%) Microservices
24 220 (22.20%) Jenkins
24 220 (22.20%) IIS
25 219 (22.10%) Ansible
26 215 (21.70%) Opscode Chef
27 209 (21.09%) SOLID

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
1 220 (22.20%) IIS
2 116 (11.71%) Confluence
3 59 (5.95%) Elasticsearch
4 58 (5.85%) Apache
5 52 (5.25%) CMS
6 44 (4.44%) Tomcat
7 36 (3.63%) Sitecore CMS
8 33 (3.33%) NServiceBus
9 28 (2.83%) EPiServer
9 28 (2.83%) JBoss
10 24 (2.42%) WebSphere
11 23 (2.32%) BizTalk Server
12 20 (2.02%) Sitefinity
13 16 (1.61%) Umbraco
14 13 (1.31%) SharePoint
15 11 (1.11%) Anypoint
16 10 (1.01%) Apache Spark
16 10 (1.01%) nginx
17 8 (0.81%) OpenStack
18 7 (0.71%) Kentico
Applications
1 5 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.30%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (1.92%) Eloqua
2 9 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.20%) SDL Web 8
4 1 (0.10%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.10%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 404 (40.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 254 (25.63%) Amazon AWS
3 46 (4.64%) GitHub
4 40 (4.04%) IaaS
5 37 (3.73%) Azure Active Directory
6 35 (3.53%) Google Cloud Platform
7 31 (3.13%) PaaS
8 27 (2.72%) SaaS
9 24 (2.42%) CloudBees
10 21 (2.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 19 (1.92%) npm
12 18 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
12 18 (1.82%) AWS CloudFormation
12 18 (1.82%) Office 365
13 13 (1.31%) Amazon S3
14 6 (0.61%) Amazon SQS
14 6 (0.61%) Asana
15 3 (0.30%) AWS OpsWorks
15 3 (0.30%) Datadog
16 2 (0.20%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 52 (5.25%) Firewall
2 41 (4.14%) DNS
3 33 (3.33%) VPN
4 27 (2.72%) DHCP
5 25 (2.52%) WAN
6 23 (2.32%) TCP/IP
7 22 (2.22%) DMZ
8 16 (1.61%) NetScaler
8 16 (1.61%) SSL
9 12 (1.21%) Internet
10 10 (1.01%) VoIP
11 9 (0.91%) PBX
12 8 (0.81%) SAN
13 7 (0.71%) VLAN
14 6 (0.61%) Extranet
14 6 (0.61%) Intranet
14 6 (0.61%) NAS
15 5 (0.50%) AMQP
16 3 (0.30%) HTTP
16 3 (0.30%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 518 (52.27%) SQL Server
2 105 (10.60%) NoSQL
3 86 (8.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 85 (8.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 78 (7.87%) MongoDB
6 60 (6.05%) SQL Server 2012
7 59 (5.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 58 (5.85%) SQL Server 2008
9 49 (4.94%) Relational Database
10 44 (4.44%) MySQL
11 40 (4.04%) SQL Server 2016
12 30 (3.03%) Redis
13 26 (2.62%) SQL Server 2014
14 22 (2.22%) Couchbase
14 22 (2.22%) Power BI
14 22 (2.22%) RDBMS
15 19 (1.92%) Event Store
16 18 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
17 17 (1.72%) Hadoop
18 14 (1.41%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 639 (64.48%) TeamCity
2 274 (27.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 257 (25.93%) Git (software)
4 220 (22.20%) Jenkins
5 191 (19.27%) JIRA
6 170 (17.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 161 (16.25%) MSBuild
8 143 (14.43%) Visual Studio
9 138 (13.93%) Selenium
10 104 (10.49%) Hudson
11 82 (8.27%) Subversion
12 50 (5.05%) NUnit
12 50 (5.05%) SpecFlow
13 43 (4.34%) NuGet
14 40 (4.04%) Visual Studio Team System
15 33 (3.33%) Maven
16 29 (2.93%) Vagrant
17 28 (2.83%) Jasmine
18 26 (2.62%) Karma Test Runner
18 26 (2.62%) Mocha
General
1 262 (26.44%) Finance
2 185 (18.67%) Banking
3 54 (5.45%) Marketing
4 38 (3.83%) Games
5 24 (2.42%) Retail
6 21 (2.12%) Advertising
7 17 (1.72%) Law
8 12 (1.21%) Legal
9 11 (1.11%) Financial Institution
10 10 (1.01%) Automotive
11 8 (0.81%) Investment Banking
12 7 (0.71%) Back Office
12 7 (0.71%) Manufacturing
13 6 (0.61%) Publishing
14 3 (0.30%) Aerospace
14 3 (0.30%) Italian Language
15 2 (0.20%) German Language
15 2 (0.20%) Local Government
16 1 (0.10%) Corporate Banking
16 1 (0.10%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 443 (44.70%) Developer
2 303 (30.58%) .NET Developer
3 239 (24.12%) C# Developer
4 230 (23.21%) DevOps Engineer
5 191 (19.27%) C# .NET Developer
6 122 (12.31%) ASP.NET Developer
7 117 (11.81%) Senior Developer
8 111 (11.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 76 (7.67%) Windows Engineer
10 74 (7.47%) Senior .NET Developer
11 72 (7.27%) Senior C# Developer
12 71 (7.16%) Windows DevOps Engineer
13 69 (6.96%) Lead Developer
14 57 (5.75%) Lead .NET Developer
15 53 (5.35%) PowerShell Engineer
16 49 (4.94%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 48 (4.84%) Azure Engineer
18 47 (4.74%) Agile .NET Developer
18 47 (4.74%) Agile C# Developer
18 47 (4.74%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 713 (71.95%) .NET
2 413 (41.68%) ASP.NET
3 257 (25.93%) AngularJS
3 257 (25.93%) ASP.NET Web API
4 209 (21.09%) HTML
5 192 (19.37%) RESTful
6 189 (19.07%) ASP.NET MVC
7 184 (18.57%) CSS
8 148 (14.93%) .NET Framework
9 131 (13.22%) jQuery
10 110 (11.10%) Entity Framework
11 109 (11.00%) HTML5
12 102 (10.29%) HATEOAS
13 98 (9.89%) React
14 81 (8.17%) Web Services
15 77 (7.77%) CSS3
16 76 (7.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 66 (6.66%) WCF
18 65 (6.56%) KnockoutJS
18 65 (6.56%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 163 (16.45%) Greenfield Project
2 109 (11.00%) Online Banking
3 54 (5.45%) Enterprise Software
4 52 (5.25%) Fintech
4 52 (5.25%) User Experience
5 48 (4.84%) Data Centre
6 33 (3.33%) Clustering
7 20 (2.02%) iPad
8 19 (1.92%) Cloud Native
9 18 (1.82%) Robotics
10 17 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
11 16 (1.61%) Computer Science
12 14 (1.41%) Data Protection Act
13 11 (1.11%) Management Information System
14 9 (0.91%) Private Cloud
15 8 (0.81%) Blog
15 8 (0.81%) Public Cloud
16 7 (0.71%) Mobile App
16 7 (0.71%) NHS
16 7 (0.71%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 341 (34.41%) Windows
2 183 (18.47%) Windows Server
3 174 (17.56%) Linux
4 55 (5.55%) Unix
5 31 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (2.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (2.42%) CoreOS
8 20 (2.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (1.51%) CentOS
10 13 (1.31%) Solaris
11 12 (1.21%) Ubuntu
12 11 (1.11%) Fedora
13 5 (0.50%) Android
14 2 (0.20%) AIX
14 2 (0.20%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 566 (57.11%) Agile Software Development
2 556 (56.10%) DevOps
3 395 (39.86%) Continuous Integration
4 357 (36.02%) Scrum
5 335 (33.80%) MVC
6 269 (27.14%) TDD
7 228 (23.01%) Microservices
8 209 (21.09%) SOLID
9 204 (20.59%) Configuration Management
10 173 (17.46%) Software Engineering
11 155 (15.64%) Continuous Delivery
12 144 (14.53%) BDD
13 140 (14.13%) Test Automation
14 137 (13.82%) Mentoring
15 136 (13.72%) SDLC
16 125 (12.61%) CQRS
16 125 (12.61%) Open Source
17 121 (12.21%) Domain-Driven Design
18 89 (8.98%) OO
19 75 (7.57%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 583 (58.83%) C#
2 444 (44.80%) PowerShell
3 303 (30.58%) SQL
4 267 (26.94%) JavaScript
5 130 (13.12%) Java
6 98 (9.89%) Python
7 84 (8.48%) T-SQL
8 60 (6.05%) Bash Shell
9 51 (5.15%) Ruby
10 43 (4.34%) Perl
11 27 (2.72%) F#
12 25 (2.52%) PHP
13 21 (2.12%) VB.NET
14 11 (1.11%) Bourne shell
14 11 (1.11%) Korn
14 11 (1.11%) TypeScript
15 9 (0.91%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 9 (0.91%) R
15 9 (0.91%) Shell Script
15 9 (0.91%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 71 (7.16%) Degree
2 48 (4.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (2.12%) MCITP
4 16 (1.61%) MCP
4 16 (1.61%) MCPD
5 14 (1.41%) MCTS
6 10 (1.01%) MCSE
7 9 (0.91%) Computer Science Degree
8 7 (0.71%) AWS Certification
9 3 (0.30%) Check Point Certification
9 3 (0.30%) MCSA
10 2 (0.20%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.10%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (4.14%) QA
2 19 (1.92%) GDPR
3 15 (1.51%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.30%) GCP
5 2 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.20%) SLA
6 1 (0.10%) Data Quality
System Software
1 152 (15.34%) Docker
2 94 (9.49%) Active Directory
3 36 (3.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (1.72%) Hyper-V
5 11 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
6 9 (0.91%) vSphere
7 3 (0.30%) vCloud
8 2 (0.20%) LXC
9 1 (0.10%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 270 (27.25%) Puppet
2 219 (22.10%) Ansible
3 215 (21.70%) Opscode Chef
4 74 (7.47%) Nagios
5 30 (3.03%) Kubernetes
6 27 (2.72%) Graphite
7 23 (2.32%) Icinga
8 20 (2.02%) SCOM
9 15 (1.51%) Grafana
10 12 (1.21%) Terraform
11 11 (1.11%) CA Service Virtualization
12 8 (0.81%) Kibana
13 7 (0.71%) HAProxy
14 6 (0.61%) Failover Clustering
14 6 (0.61%) Salt
15 5 (0.50%) CFEngine
16 4 (0.40%) Business Desktop Deployment
16 4 (0.40%) Control-M
17 3 (0.30%) logstash
17 3 (0.30%) SCCM
Vendors
1 325 (32.80%) Microsoft
2 74 (7.47%) VMware
3 58 (5.85%) Splunk
4 46 (4.64%) Atlassian
5 45 (4.54%) Sitecore
6 42 (4.24%) Google
6 42 (4.24%) New Relic
6 42 (4.24%) Oracle
7 40 (4.04%) AppDynamics
8 39 (3.94%) IBM
9 31 (3.13%) RedGate
10 23 (2.32%) Red Hat
11 20 (2.02%) Dynatrace
12 19 (1.92%) Cisco
12 19 (1.92%) Marketo
13 15 (1.51%) XebiaLabs
14 14 (1.41%) Tableau
15 13 (1.31%) CA
15 13 (1.31%) SaltStack
16 11 (1.11%) Dell