Period
to 26 July 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 26 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Octopus Deploy
UK
6 months to
26 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 403 369 441
Rank change year-on-year -34 +72 -46
Permanent jobs citing Octopus Deploy 836 563 1,015
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.74% 0.80% 0.70%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.53% 4.01% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 596 471 760
10th Percentile £41,438 £41,875 £35,250
25th Percentile £47,500 £48,750 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,750 £61,500 £55,500
Median % change year-on-year -1.22% +10.81% -7.50%
75th Percentile £75,000 £80,000 £74,063
90th Percentile £87,500 £95,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £54,250 £53,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.93% +7.50% +5.26%

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 23,659 14,041 28,077
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.02% 19.86% 19.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15,299 11,372 22,528
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,434 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.43% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 26 July 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 26 July 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 -36 776 £62,500 - 140
UK excluding London -25 396 £54,250 +0.93% 74
London -54 395 £75,000 - 69
Work from Home -86 221 £55,000 - 39
South East -5 169 £55,000 -8.33% 21
North of England -89 74 £52,500 -4.55% 34
Midlands -39 64 £62,500 +38.89% 11
West Midlands -35 45 £62,500 +38.89% 4
North West -54 44 £55,000 +10.00% 18
South West -22 42 £50,000 +9.29% 4
Yorkshire -61 26 £47,500 -20.83% 10
Scotland -55 23 £50,000 -13.04% 2
East Midlands -43 17 £52,500 +27.27% 7
East of England -17 14 £47,500 -23.39% 1
Wales -15 12 £44,250 -1.67% 1
North East -12 4 £55,000 +22.22% 6

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 614 (73.44%) TeamCity
2 574 (68.66%) Azure
3 534 (63.88%) .NET
4 503 (60.17%) DevOps
5 491 (58.73%) C#
6 473 (56.58%) Agile Software Development
7 337 (40.31%) .NET Core
8 333 (39.83%) SQL
9 299 (35.77%) AWS
10 286 (34.21%) Microservices
11 284 (33.97%) JavaScript
12 267 (31.94%) Microsoft
13 265 (31.70%) Docker
14 260 (31.10%) SQL Server
15 258 (30.86%) Continuous Integration
16 248 (29.67%) PowerShell
17 244 (29.19%) Git (software)
18 232 (27.75%) React
19 224 (26.79%) Terraform
20 200 (23.92%) Scrum
21 190 (22.73%) ASP.NET
22 185 (22.13%) Software Engineering
23 178 (21.29%) Kubernetes
24 174 (20.81%) Jenkins
24 174 (20.81%) AngularJS
25 173 (20.69%) Finance
26 170 (20.33%) TDD
27 169 (20.22%) NoSQL
28 162 (19.38%) Social Skills
29 160 (19.14%) 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 49 (5.86%) IIS
2 34 (4.07%) Elasticsearch
3 30 (3.59%) Confluence
4 20 (2.39%) CMS
5 17 (2.03%) NServiceBus
6 15 (1.79%) Umbraco
7 7 (0.84%) Jupyter
7 7 (0.84%) nginx
8 6 (0.72%) Apache Airflow
8 6 (0.72%) Traefik
9 4 (0.48%) Apache Spark
9 4 (0.48%) EPiServer
9 4 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.12%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.12%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (1.91%) Microsoft Project
2 14 (1.67%) InVision
2 14 (1.67%) Sketch
3 7 (0.84%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (0.84%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 574 (68.66%) Azure
2 299 (35.77%) AWS
3 88 (10.53%) GCP
4 77 (9.21%) Azure Service Bus
5 75 (8.97%) Serverless
6 66 (7.89%) IaaS
7 65 (7.78%) GitHub
8 58 (6.94%) PaaS
9 56 (6.70%) SaaS
10 45 (5.38%) AWS CloudFormation
11 42 (5.02%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 34 (4.07%) Azure Service Fabric
13 32 (3.83%) Amazon ECS
14 30 (3.59%) Amazon SQS
14 30 (3.59%) AWS Lambda
15 28 (3.35%) Amazon S3
16 24 (2.87%) Azure Active Directory
17 22 (2.63%) Azure Cosmos DB
18 21 (2.51%) Azure Storage
19 17 (2.03%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 128 (15.31%) HTTP
2 21 (2.51%) Skype
3 10 (1.20%) Firewall
4 9 (1.08%) Broadband
4 9 (1.08%) WebEx
5 8 (0.96%) Network Security
6 4 (0.48%) MQTT
7 3 (0.36%) DNS
7 3 (0.36%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.24%) FTP
8 2 (0.24%) Internet
8 2 (0.24%) SSL
8 2 (0.24%) VPN
9 1 (0.12%) AMQP
9 1 (0.12%) LAN
9 1 (0.12%) SSH
9 1 (0.12%) WAN
9 1 (0.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 260 (31.10%) SQL Server
2 169 (20.22%) NoSQL
3 57 (6.82%) Relational Database
4 46 (5.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 45 (5.38%) RDBMS
6 43 (5.14%) Redis
7 37 (4.43%) MongoDB
8 28 (3.35%) Big Data
9 24 (2.87%) Couchbase
10 22 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
11 17 (2.03%) Azure SQL Database
12 16 (1.91%) Amazon Athena
13 15 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
13 15 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 14 (1.67%) InfluxDB
14 14 (1.67%) MySQL
14 14 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 10 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 9 (1.08%) Amazon RDS
16 9 (1.08%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 614 (73.44%) TeamCity
2 244 (29.19%) Git (software)
3 174 (20.81%) Jenkins
4 94 (11.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 70 (8.37%) NUnit
6 54 (6.46%) Visual Studio
7 46 (5.50%) JMeter
8 44 (5.26%) JIRA
9 43 (5.14%) Selenium
10 40 (4.78%) Cypress.io
11 29 (3.47%) SpecFlow
12 26 (3.11%) webpack
13 25 (2.99%) Travis CI
14 24 (2.87%) IBM UrbanCode
15 23 (2.75%) Artifactory
16 21 (2.51%) Jasmine
17 20 (2.39%) Karma Test Runner
18 18 (2.15%) git-flow
18 18 (2.15%) GitLab
18 18 (2.15%) Postman
General
1 173 (20.69%) Finance
2 162 (19.38%) Social Skills
3 40 (4.78%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (3.23%) Advertising
5 20 (2.39%) Games
6 14 (1.67%) Banking
6 14 (1.67%) Organisational Skills
7 12 (1.44%) Retail
8 9 (1.08%) Back Office
8 9 (1.08%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 7 (0.84%) Marketing
9 7 (0.84%) Publishing
10 5 (0.60%) Billing
10 5 (0.60%) Documentation Skills
10 5 (0.60%) Law
10 5 (0.60%) Legal
11 4 (0.48%) Front Office
12 2 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.24%) Public Sector
12 2 (0.24%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 321 (38.40%) Developer
2 238 (28.47%) DevOps Engineer
3 184 (22.01%) .NET Developer
4 121 (14.47%) C# Developer
5 112 (13.40%) Software Developer
6 110 (13.16%) C# .NET Developer
7 100 (11.96%) Senior Developer
8 99 (11.84%) Software Engineer
9 67 (8.01%) .NET Software Developer
10 53 (6.34%) C# Software Developer
11 52 (6.22%) Senior .NET Developer
12 51 (6.10%) Senior Software Engineer
13 48 (5.74%) React Developer
14 47 (5.62%) Azure Engineer
15 42 (5.02%) Senior Software Developer
16 40 (4.78%) Azure DevOps Engineer
16 40 (4.78%) Lead Developer
17 38 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
18 31 (3.71%) Architect
18 31 (3.71%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 534 (63.88%) .NET
2 337 (40.31%) .NET Core
3 232 (27.75%) React
4 190 (22.73%) ASP.NET
5 174 (20.81%) AngularJS
6 136 (16.27%) .NET Framework
6 136 (16.27%) ASP.NET Web API
7 134 (16.03%) REST
8 123 (14.71%) RESTful
9 106 (12.68%) ASP.NET Core
10 96 (11.48%) Node.js
11 77 (9.21%) Vue.js
12 71 (8.49%) RabbitMQ
13 65 (7.78%) CSS
13 65 (7.78%) Entity Framework
14 62 (7.42%) HTML
15 60 (7.18%) ASP.NET MVC
16 46 (5.50%) Jest
17 41 (4.90%) Elastic Stack
17 41 (4.90%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 91 (10.89%) Greenfield Project
2 52 (6.22%) Public Cloud
3 43 (5.14%) Mobile App
4 36 (4.31%) Hybrid Cloud
5 35 (4.19%) Algorithms
6 33 (3.95%) User Experience
7 26 (3.11%) Cloud Native
8 22 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
9 20 (2.39%) Clustering
10 13 (1.56%) Legacy Systems
11 12 (1.44%) Podcast
12 11 (1.32%) Data Centre
13 10 (1.20%) Renewable Energy
14 9 (1.08%) Hedge funds
15 8 (0.96%) Digital Media
15 8 (0.96%) Social Media
16 7 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 6 (0.72%) Blog
17 6 (0.72%) Data Structures
17 6 (0.72%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 156 (18.66%) Windows
2 149 (17.82%) Linux
3 53 (6.34%) Windows Server
4 24 (2.87%) Mesosphere
5 18 (2.15%) Android
6 16 (1.91%) Apple iOS
7 7 (0.84%) AIX
7 7 (0.84%) CentOS
8 6 (0.72%) Ubuntu
9 5 (0.60%) Unix
10 4 (0.48%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.12%) VMS
13 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 503 (60.17%) DevOps
2 473 (56.58%) Agile Software Development
3 286 (34.21%) Microservices
4 258 (30.86%) Continuous Integration
5 200 (23.92%) Scrum
6 185 (22.13%) Software Engineering
7 170 (20.33%) TDD
8 160 (19.14%) SOLID
9 150 (17.94%) SDLC
10 144 (17.22%) Infrastructure as Code
11 128 (15.31%) Test Automation
12 125 (14.95%) MVC
13 118 (14.11%) Fintech
14 99 (11.84%) Continuous Improvement
14 99 (11.84%) OOP
15 97 (11.60%) BDD
16 90 (10.77%) E-Commerce
17 86 (10.29%) OO
18 83 (9.93%) Continuous Delivery
19 80 (9.57%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 491 (58.73%) C#
2 333 (39.83%) SQL
3 284 (33.97%) JavaScript
4 248 (29.67%) PowerShell
5 121 (14.47%) Python
6 115 (13.76%) Bash Shell
7 87 (10.41%) TypeScript
8 57 (6.82%) Java
9 52 (6.22%) Go
10 36 (4.31%) C
11 28 (3.35%) T-SQL
12 17 (2.03%) Scala
13 14 (1.67%) Kotlin
14 13 (1.56%) ES6
15 10 (1.20%) Groovy
16 3 (0.36%) F#
16 3 (0.36%) R
16 3 (0.36%) Ruby
17 2 (0.24%) Haskell
17 2 (0.24%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 38 (4.55%) Degree
2 6 (0.72%) ISEB
3 5 (0.60%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.24%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.12%) CCNA
5 1 (0.12%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.12%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (14.35%) QA
2 7 (0.84%) PCI DSS
3 6 (0.72%) Accessibility
4 3 (0.36%) WCAG
System Software
1 265 (31.70%) Docker
2 48 (5.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (5.50%) Active Directory
4 16 (1.91%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.60%) vSphere
6 4 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.24%) pfSense
8 1 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.12%) NFS
8 1 (0.12%) Xen
Systems Management
1 224 (26.79%) Terraform
2 178 (21.29%) Kubernetes
3 116 (13.88%) Ansible
3 116 (13.88%) Puppet
4 96 (11.48%) Opscode Chef
5 82 (9.81%) Grafana
6 42 (5.02%) Prometheus
7 29 (3.47%) Rancher
8 26 (3.11%) Consul
9 24 (2.87%) Automic
10 23 (2.75%) Kibana
11 22 (2.63%) SCCM
12 18 (2.15%) logstash
13 11 (1.32%) Failover Clustering
14 7 (0.84%) Packer
14 7 (0.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 5 (0.60%) HAProxy
15 5 (0.60%) Istio
15 5 (0.60%) ZABBIX
15 5 (0.60%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 267 (31.94%) Microsoft
2 78 (9.33%) Samsung
3 51 (6.10%) VMware
4 42 (5.02%) Google
5 24 (2.87%) Splunk
6 11 (1.32%) GoldenSource
7 10 (1.20%) Oracle
8 7 (0.84%) Quadient
9 6 (0.72%) SaltStack
10 5 (0.60%) Cisco
10 5 (0.60%) New Relic
10 5 (0.60%) Sitecore
10 5 (0.60%) Xamarin
11 4 (0.48%) Dynatrace
11 4 (0.48%) Sun
12 3 (0.36%) AppDynamics
12 3 (0.36%) Atlassian
12 3 (0.36%) LogicMonitor
12 3 (0.36%) RedGate
12 3 (0.36%) Veracode