Period
to 15 January 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 15 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Octopus Deploy
UK
6 months to
15 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 368 428 361
Rank change year-on-year +60 -67 +136
Permanent jobs citing Octopus Deploy 470 877 1,335
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.75% 0.69% 0.88%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.62% 3.59% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 502 657 1,058
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% -4.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £35,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £87,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,750
% change year-on-year +10.00% -1.48% +12.78%

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 12,975 24,460 30,151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.77% 19.35% 19.95%
Number of salaries quoted 10,713 19,418 24,312
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £35,428 £32,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £85,000 £80,000
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 15 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Octopus Deploy in the UK

Octopus Deploy
Top 17 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 January 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 +60 450 £60,000 +9.09% 88
UK excluding London +119 274 £55,000 +10.00% 52
London -22 178 £67,500 - 36
South East +165 120 £60,000 +14.29% 17
Work from Home -2 73 £55,000 - 28
North of England +59 65 £45,000 -10.00% 17
Midlands +46 40 £62,500 +25.00% 11
South West +99 38 £55,000 +57.14% 6
North West +66 34 £45,000 -10.00% 9
West Midlands +57 31 £62,500 +13.64% 2
Yorkshire +22 17 £55,750 +23.89% 8
North East +35 14 £45,000 +20.00%
East Midlands +39 9 £47,500 +18.75% 9
Scotland +42 5 £48,750 +14.04%
Wales +45 3 £45,000 +5.88%
Northern Ireland +4 2 - -
East of England +97 1 £70,000 +16.67% 1

For the 6 months to 15 January 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.

1 383 (81.49%) Azure
2 316 (67.23%) TeamCity
3 309 (65.74%) DevOps
4 265 (56.38%) C#
4 265 (56.38%) .NET
5 217 (46.17%) Agile Software Development
6 192 (40.85%) SQL Server
7 157 (33.40%) JavaScript
8 154 (32.77%) .NET Core
9 153 (32.55%) Microsoft
9 153 (32.55%) MVC
10 151 (32.13%) Docker
11 148 (31.49%) AWS
12 140 (29.79%) .NET Framework
13 135 (28.72%) SQL
14 132 (28.09%) ASP.NET
15 131 (27.87%) Git (software)
16 126 (26.81%) PowerShell
17 118 (25.11%) React
18 115 (24.47%) TDD
19 113 (24.04%) Windows
20 108 (22.98%) Scrum
21 106 (22.55%) Kubernetes
22 102 (21.70%) Terraform
23 101 (21.49%) Ansible
24 99 (21.06%) NoSQL
25 97 (20.64%) Continuous Integration
26 94 (20.00%) Linux
27 88 (18.72%) ASP.NET MVC
28 81 (17.23%) TypeScript

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 (10.43%) IIS
1 49 (10.43%) NServiceBus
2 29 (6.17%) Confluence
3 16 (3.40%) CMS
4 11 (2.34%) SharePoint
5 9 (1.91%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (1.49%) Apache
7 5 (1.06%) Apache Spark
7 5 (1.06%) Umbraco
8 4 (0.85%) Apache Solr
8 4 (0.85%) EPiServer
8 4 (0.85%) nginx
8 4 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (0.64%) DNN
9 3 (0.64%) JBoss
10 1 (0.21%) Apache Synapse
10 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.21%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 27 (5.74%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (1.28%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 383 (81.49%) Azure
2 148 (31.49%) AWS
3 64 (13.62%) IaaS
4 58 (12.34%) PaaS
5 38 (8.09%) Office 365
6 29 (6.17%) GCP
7 27 (5.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 23 (4.89%) GitHub
9 21 (4.47%) Serverless
10 19 (4.04%) Slack
11 17 (3.62%) SaaS
12 15 (3.19%) Amazon S3
13 12 (2.55%) AWS CloudFormation
13 12 (2.55%) Power Platform
14 11 (2.34%) Azure Functions
15 9 (1.91%) Amazon EC2
15 9 (1.91%) Power Automate
16 6 (1.28%) Amazon Kinesis
17 4 (0.85%) Amazon SQS
17 4 (0.85%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 58 (12.34%) Skype
2 54 (11.49%) HTTP
3 18 (3.83%) Firewall
4 5 (1.06%) DNS
5 3 (0.64%) LAN
5 3 (0.64%) WAN
6 1 (0.21%) AMQP
6 1 (0.21%) Network Security
6 1 (0.21%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (40.85%) SQL Server
2 99 (21.06%) NoSQL
3 43 (9.15%) Redis
4 19 (4.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (3.40%) Azure SQL Database
5 16 (3.40%) MongoDB
6 11 (2.34%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (1.91%) Big Data
8 8 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (1.49%) Relational Database
9 7 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (1.28%) Amazon Athena
10 6 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (1.28%) SQL Server 2016
11 5 (1.06%) Data Lake
11 5 (1.06%) MySQL
11 5 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (0.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 4 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (0.85%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 316 (67.23%) TeamCity
2 131 (27.87%) Git (software)
3 69 (14.68%) Jenkins
4 43 (9.15%) Selenium
5 40 (8.51%) JIRA
6 35 (7.45%) Team Foundation Server
7 31 (6.60%) Cypress.io
8 29 (6.17%) Grunt
8 29 (6.17%) Storybook
8 29 (6.17%) webpack
9 27 (5.74%) Bitbucket
9 27 (5.74%) SpecFlow
10 26 (5.53%) NUnit
11 25 (5.32%) Visual Studio
12 15 (3.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 15 (3.19%) MSTest
13 11 (2.34%) Artifactory
13 11 (2.34%) GitLab
13 11 (2.34%) Visual Studio Team System
14 6 (1.28%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 76 (16.17%) Finance
2 16 (3.40%) Games
3 15 (3.19%) Retail
4 9 (1.91%) Law
5 4 (0.85%) Marketing
6 3 (0.64%) Automotive
6 3 (0.64%) Back Office
6 3 (0.64%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 183 (38.94%) DevOps Engineer
2 177 (37.66%) Developer
3 97 (20.64%) .NET Developer
4 84 (17.87%) C# Developer
5 53 (11.28%) C# .NET Developer
6 46 (9.79%) Principal Developer
7 39 (8.30%) Azure Engineer
8 32 (6.81%) Senior DevOps
8 32 (6.81%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 29 (6.17%) Azure DevOps Engineer
10 26 (5.53%) Lead DevOps
11 24 (5.11%) Principal .NET Developer
12 23 (4.89%) Lead DevOps Engineer
13 21 (4.47%) Full Stack Developer
14 20 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 20 (4.26%) Software Developer
15 18 (3.83%) Cloud Developer
16 14 (2.98%) ASP.NET Developer
16 14 (2.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 13 (2.77%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 265 (56.38%) .NET
2 154 (32.77%) .NET Core
3 140 (29.79%) .NET Framework
4 132 (28.09%) ASP.NET
5 118 (25.11%) React
6 88 (18.72%) ASP.NET MVC
7 73 (15.53%) AngularJS
8 69 (14.68%) ASP.NET Core
9 62 (13.19%) Blazor
10 56 (11.91%) ASP.NET Web API
11 54 (11.49%) CSS
12 53 (11.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 39 (8.30%) HTML
14 38 (8.09%) REST
15 35 (7.45%) Entity Framework
16 33 (7.02%) RabbitMQ
17 31 (6.60%) jQuery
17 31 (6.60%) RESTful
18 30 (6.38%) Redux
19 25 (5.32%) Akka.NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (5.32%) Public Cloud
2 21 (4.47%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (4.04%) Greenfield Project
4 13 (2.77%) Replication
5 11 (2.34%) PlayStation
6 7 (1.49%) Private Cloud
7 6 (1.28%) Cloud Native
7 6 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.28%) User Experience
8 5 (1.06%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.06%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (0.85%) Data Structures
9 4 (0.85%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (0.64%) Grid Computing
11 2 (0.43%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.43%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.43%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.21%) Derivative
12 1 (0.21%) NHS
12 1 (0.21%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 113 (24.04%) Windows
2 94 (20.00%) Linux
3 50 (10.64%) Windows Server
4 8 (1.70%) Ubuntu
5 6 (1.28%) AIX
5 6 (1.28%) CentOS
5 6 (1.28%) Mesosphere
6 5 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.85%) Unix
8 3 (0.64%) Android
8 3 (0.64%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.64%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.21%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 309 (65.74%) DevOps
2 217 (46.17%) Agile Software Development
3 153 (32.55%) MVC
4 115 (24.47%) TDD
5 108 (22.98%) Scrum
6 97 (20.64%) Continuous Integration
7 77 (16.38%) Infrastructure as Code
8 63 (13.40%) Mentoring
9 60 (12.77%) Microservices
10 58 (12.34%) Fintech
11 57 (12.13%) Web Development
12 55 (11.70%) OO
12 55 (11.70%) Unit Testing
13 50 (10.64%) Continuous Deployment
14 43 (9.15%) Continuous Delivery
15 41 (8.72%) Configuration Management
16 40 (8.51%) OWASP
17 39 (8.30%) Software Engineering
18 38 (8.09%) Problem-Solving
18 38 (8.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 265 (56.38%) C#
2 157 (33.40%) JavaScript
3 135 (28.72%) SQL
4 126 (26.81%) PowerShell
5 81 (17.23%) TypeScript
6 49 (10.43%) Python
7 35 (7.45%) T-SQL
8 30 (6.38%) Bash Shell
9 22 (4.68%) Go
10 19 (4.04%) Java
11 17 (3.62%) F#
12 15 (3.19%) Shell Script
13 11 (2.34%) VB
14 3 (0.64%) C
14 3 (0.64%) Groovy
14 3 (0.64%) Java 8
15 2 (0.43%) C++
15 2 (0.43%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 2 (0.43%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (1.70%) SC Cleared
1 8 (1.70%) Security Cleared
2 7 (1.49%) Degree
3 3 (0.64%) ISTQB
3 3 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.43%) ISEB
4 2 (0.43%) PhD
5 1 (0.21%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.32%) QA
2 5 (1.06%) SLA
3 1 (0.21%) GDPR
3 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 151 (32.13%) Docker
2 36 (7.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (5.74%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.06%) pfSense
5 2 (0.43%) vSphere
6 1 (0.21%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 106 (22.55%) Kubernetes
2 102 (21.70%) Terraform
3 101 (21.49%) Ansible
4 67 (14.26%) Puppet
5 47 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
6 18 (3.83%) Rancher
7 7 (1.49%) Prometheus
8 6 (1.28%) Automic
8 6 (1.28%) Consul
9 4 (0.85%) Grafana
9 4 (0.85%) Opsgenie
9 4 (0.85%) ZABBIX
10 3 (0.64%) Kibana
10 3 (0.64%) logstash
11 1 (0.21%) Control-M
11 1 (0.21%) Istio
11 1 (0.21%) MIIS
11 1 (0.21%) Salt
11 1 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 1 (0.21%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 153 (32.55%) Microsoft
2 43 (9.15%) VMware
3 30 (6.38%) Splunk
4 20 (4.26%) Google
5 13 (2.77%) Atlassian
6 6 (1.28%) Cisco
7 5 (1.06%) Sophos
8 4 (0.85%) Oracle
8 4 (0.85%) Sitecore
9 3 (0.64%) Snowplow
9 3 (0.64%) Veracode
10 2 (0.43%) RedGate
11 1 (0.21%) SaltStack
11 1 (0.21%) SAP
11 1 (0.21%) Xamarin