Period
to 15 January 2019

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 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Octopus Deploy
UK
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 349 486 527
Rank change year-on-year +137 +41 +315
Permanent jobs citing Octopus Deploy 1,335 979 870
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.88% 0.57% 0.50%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.44% 2.80% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1,020 864 782
UK median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +19.05% +5.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £35,125
90th Percentile £90,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £46,924
% change year-on-year +16.67% -4.10% +4.28%

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 30,079 34,956 32,993
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.90% 20.28% 18.84%
Number of salaries quoted 23,985 28,628 28,260
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% 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 15 January 2019.

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 15 January 2019. 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 +132 1,280 £60,000 -4.00% 161
London +71 763 £70,000 +3.70% 72
UK excluding London +171 552 £52,500 +16.67% 93
South East +116 200 £50,000 +2.04% 34
North of England +103 170 £60,000 +50.00% 32
North West +126 125 £60,000 +57.89% 16
Midlands +38 68 £40,000 -5.88% 7
East of England +49 50 £60,000 +9.09% 7
Yorkshire 0 37 £45,000 +12.50% 13
East Midlands +5 36 £36,500 -8.75% 4
Scotland +10 34 £40,000 -
West Midlands +42 32 £53,000 +6.00% 3
South West +5 27 £45,000 -10.00% 9
North East +11 8 £47,500 -2.56% 3
Northern Ireland -11 3 - - 1
Wales +3 2 £72,500 +95.95% 3

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, 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.

1 910 (68.16%) TeamCity
2 817 (61.20%) DevOps
3 798 (59.78%) Agile Software Development
4 772 (57.83%) Microsoft Azure
5 733 (54.91%) C#
6 695 (52.06%) .NET
7 654 (48.99%) Amazon AWS
8 640 (47.94%) Git (software)
9 544 (40.75%) Jenkins
10 528 (39.55%) SQL
11 506 (37.90%) Windows
12 487 (36.48%) Ansible
13 465 (34.83%) Linux
14 451 (33.78%) Continuous Integration
15 439 (32.88%) SQL Server
16 423 (31.69%) Team Foundation Server
17 409 (30.64%) Finance
18 385 (28.84%) JavaScript
19 373 (27.94%) PowerShell
20 328 (24.57%) ASP.NET
20 328 (24.57%) MVC
21 310 (23.22%) Microsoft
22 306 (22.92%) Python
22 306 (22.92%) Docker
23 303 (22.70%) Puppet
24 299 (22.40%) AngularJS
25 293 (21.95%) Microservices
26 290 (21.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
27 268 (20.07%) JIRA
28 264 (19.78%) TDD

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
1 202 (15.13%) IIS
2 157 (11.76%) Confluence
3 76 (5.69%) Elasticsearch
4 72 (5.39%) CMS
5 52 (3.90%) EPiServer
6 45 (3.37%) Tomcat
7 43 (3.22%) Apache
8 39 (2.92%) NServiceBus
9 33 (2.47%) Sitecore CMS
10 30 (2.25%) SharePoint
11 18 (1.35%) JBoss
12 17 (1.27%) Umbraco
13 12 (0.90%) nginx
14 10 (0.75%) Sitefinity
15 9 (0.67%) Apache Spark
16 8 (0.60%) Traefik
16 8 (0.60%) WebLogic
17 6 (0.45%) Documentum
18 4 (0.30%) Apache Solr
18 4 (0.30%) OpenStack
Applications
1 19 (1.42%) Spreadsheet
2 10 (0.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.30%) Chatbot
3 4 (0.30%) Mingle
4 3 (0.22%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.075%) Maya
Business Applications
1 23 (1.72%) Actimize
2 21 (1.57%) Eloqua
3 16 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (0.75%) SunGard GMI
5 7 (0.52%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 6 (0.45%) SAP CO
6 6 (0.45%) SAP FI
6 6 (0.45%) SAP FI/CO
6 6 (0.45%) SAP IS-U
7 5 (0.37%) Eagle PACE
7 5 (0.37%) thinkFolio
8 4 (0.30%) Bloomberg AIM
9 2 (0.15%) Oracle Retail
10 1 (0.075%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.075%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (0.075%) Front Arena
10 1 (0.075%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 772 (57.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 654 (48.99%) Amazon AWS
3 238 (17.83%) AWS CloudFormation
4 131 (9.81%) Google Cloud Platform
5 117 (8.76%) Amazon EC2
6 107 (8.01%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 102 (7.64%) Amazon S3
8 101 (7.57%) Amazon SQS
9 90 (6.74%) Azure Active Directory
10 85 (6.37%) GitHub
11 82 (6.14%) SaaS
12 65 (4.87%) PaaS
13 56 (4.19%) npm
14 41 (3.07%) Serverless
15 37 (2.77%) IaaS
16 34 (2.55%) NuGet
17 26 (1.95%) CloudBees
18 21 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
19 14 (1.05%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
19 14 (1.05%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 58 (4.34%) Firewall
2 37 (2.77%) TCP/IP
3 32 (2.40%) VPN
4 29 (2.17%) DNS
5 28 (2.10%) Internet
6 14 (1.05%) HTTP
7 11 (0.82%) SSL
8 6 (0.45%) HTTPS
9 5 (0.37%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (0.37%) DHCP
9 5 (0.37%) Network Security
9 5 (0.37%) VLAN
10 3 (0.22%) FabricPath
10 3 (0.22%) FTP
10 3 (0.22%) LAN
10 3 (0.22%) SAN
10 3 (0.22%) Skype
11 2 (0.15%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (0.15%) WAN
11 2 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 439 (32.88%) SQL Server
2 125 (9.36%) MongoDB
3 113 (8.46%) NoSQL
4 97 (7.27%) Amazon RDS
5 55 (4.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 54 (4.04%) Data Warehouse
7 50 (3.75%) MySQL
8 42 (3.15%) Power BI
9 39 (2.92%) Big Data
9 39 (2.92%) Relational Database
9 39 (2.92%) SQL Server 2012
10 36 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 31 (2.32%) PostgreSQL
12 30 (2.25%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 29 (2.17%) Cosmos DB
13 29 (2.17%) Redis
14 25 (1.87%) SQL Server 2016
15 23 (1.72%) CouchDB
16 22 (1.65%) Couchbase
17 20 (1.50%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 910 (68.16%) TeamCity
2 640 (47.94%) Git (software)
3 544 (40.75%) Jenkins
4 423 (31.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 290 (21.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 268 (20.07%) JIRA
7 158 (11.84%) Visual Studio
8 154 (11.54%) Subversion
9 124 (9.29%) Visual Studio Team System
10 120 (8.99%) Selenium
11 117 (8.76%) MSBuild
12 95 (7.12%) Vagrant
13 78 (5.84%) GoCD
14 77 (5.77%) IBM UrbanCode
15 66 (4.94%) gulp
16 61 (4.57%) Travis CI
17 55 (4.12%) Maven
18 54 (4.04%) Hudson
19 53 (3.97%) NUnit
20 51 (3.82%) Bower
General
1 409 (30.64%) Finance
2 112 (8.39%) Banking
3 63 (4.72%) Retail
4 37 (2.77%) Marketing
5 30 (2.25%) Front Office
6 27 (2.02%) Advertising
7 26 (1.95%) Law
8 13 (0.97%) Corporate Banking
9 12 (0.90%) Back Office
10 11 (0.82%) Manufacturing
11 10 (0.75%) Games
12 9 (0.67%) Private Banking
13 7 (0.52%) Electronics
13 7 (0.52%) Telecoms
14 4 (0.30%) Legal
15 3 (0.22%) Automotive
15 3 (0.22%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.22%) Publishing
16 2 (0.15%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 560 (41.95%) Developer
2 323 (24.19%) .NET Developer
3 284 (21.27%) C# Developer
4 267 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 168 (12.58%) C# .NET Developer
6 112 (8.39%) Senior Developer
7 104 (7.79%) Consultant
8 82 (6.14%) DevOps Manager
9 78 (5.84%) DevOps Consultant
10 75 (5.62%) ASP.NET Developer
11 67 (5.02%) Full Stack Developer
12 64 (4.79%) Senior DevOps
13 59 (4.42%) Senior .NET Developer
14 56 (4.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 50 (3.75%) Senior C# Developer
15 50 (3.75%) Senior Consultant
15 50 (3.75%) Senior DevOps Consultant
15 50 (3.75%) Software Developer
16 46 (3.45%) Architect
16 46 (3.45%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 695 (52.06%) .NET
2 328 (24.57%) ASP.NET
3 299 (22.40%) AngularJS
4 250 (18.73%) HTML
5 220 (16.48%) CSS
6 216 (16.18%) .NET Framework
7 190 (14.23%) React
8 170 (12.73%) Node.js
9 155 (11.61%) jQuery
10 150 (11.24%) RESTful
11 149 (11.16%) ASP.NET MVC
12 147 (11.01%) ASP.NET Web API
13 135 (10.11%) Entity Framework
14 128 (9.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 125 (9.36%) HTML5
16 118 (8.84%) .NET Core
17 114 (8.54%) Elastic Stack
18 112 (8.39%) Web Services
19 101 (7.57%) WCF
20 88 (6.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 151 (11.31%) Fintech
2 117 (8.76%) Greenfield Project
3 93 (6.97%) User Experience
4 89 (6.67%) Private Cloud
5 83 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
6 36 (2.70%) Cloud Native
7 33 (2.47%) Derivative
8 31 (2.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 30 (2.25%) Equities
10 29 (2.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 28 (2.10%) Fixed Income
12 24 (1.80%) PlayStation
13 22 (1.65%) Mobile App
14 21 (1.57%) Online Banking
15 19 (1.42%) Public Cloud
16 17 (1.27%) Hedge funds
17 15 (1.12%) Self-Motivation
18 14 (1.05%) Clustering
19 13 (0.97%) Data Centre
20 12 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 506 (37.90%) Windows
2 465 (34.83%) Linux
3 93 (6.97%) Unix
4 83 (6.22%) Windows Server
5 40 (3.00%) Ubuntu
6 34 (2.55%) CentOS
7 30 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 26 (1.95%) CoreOS
9 24 (1.80%) Mesosphere
10 21 (1.57%) VMS
11 15 (1.12%) Apple iOS
12 12 (0.90%) Fedora
12 12 (0.90%) SUSE
13 10 (0.75%) Android
14 8 (0.60%) Amazon Linux
14 8 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
15 7 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
16 3 (0.22%) Windows 10
16 3 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
17 2 (0.15%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 817 (61.20%) DevOps
2 798 (59.78%) Agile Software Development
3 451 (33.78%) Continuous Integration
4 328 (24.57%) MVC
5 293 (21.95%) Microservices
6 264 (19.78%) TDD
7 259 (19.40%) Scrum
8 235 (17.60%) Test Automation
9 211 (15.81%) Deployment Automation
10 187 (14.01%) Continuous Delivery
11 172 (12.88%) Software Engineering
12 171 (12.81%) Business Intelligence
13 167 (12.51%) Asset Management
14 165 (12.36%) Continuous Improvement
15 162 (12.13%) Configuration Management
16 137 (10.26%) Problem-Solving
17 130 (9.74%) Continuous Deployment
18 128 (9.59%) Open Source
19 121 (9.06%) BDD
20 114 (8.54%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 733 (54.91%) C#
2 528 (39.55%) SQL
3 385 (28.84%) JavaScript
4 373 (27.94%) PowerShell
5 306 (22.92%) Python
6 202 (15.13%) Java
7 141 (10.56%) Bash Shell
8 84 (6.29%) T-SQL
9 65 (4.87%) Ruby
10 62 (4.64%) Go
11 37 (2.77%) C++
12 34 (2.55%) TypeScript
13 21 (1.57%) C
13 21 (1.57%) VB.NET
14 18 (1.35%) PHP
15 17 (1.27%) F#
15 17 (1.27%) Perl
16 11 (0.82%) Shell Script
17 10 (0.75%) Bourne shell
17 10 (0.75%) Korn
Qualifications
1 128 (9.59%) Degree
2 36 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (1.57%) SAFe Agilist
4 18 (1.35%) MCP
4 18 (1.35%) MCPD
5 11 (0.82%) Computer Science Degree
6 10 (0.75%) AWS Certification
7 6 (0.45%) BC Cleared
7 6 (0.45%) DBS Check
7 6 (0.45%) Security Cleared
8 4 (0.30%) MCSA
8 4 (0.30%) MCSE
9 2 (0.15%) MCITP
10 1 (0.075%) CCNA
10 1 (0.075%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.075%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.075%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (8.24%) QA
2 13 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (0.97%) MiFID
2 13 (0.97%) PCI DSS
3 10 (0.75%) Data Quality
3 10 (0.75%) EMIR
4 6 (0.45%) FATCA
5 5 (0.37%) GDPR
6 2 (0.15%) FedRAMP
System Software
1 306 (22.92%) Docker
2 126 (9.44%) Active Directory
3 100 (7.49%) Virtual Machines
4 25 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (1.05%) Hyper-V
6 10 (0.75%) vSphere
7 5 (0.37%) VMware NSX
8 4 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.22%) NFS
9 3 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.15%) Varnish
10 2 (0.15%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.075%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 487 (36.48%) Ansible
2 303 (22.70%) Puppet
3 252 (18.88%) Opscode Chef
4 218 (16.33%) Terraform
5 139 (10.41%) Kubernetes
6 118 (8.84%) Salt
7 107 (8.01%) Consul
8 70 (5.24%) Grafana
9 65 (4.87%) Automic
9 65 (4.87%) Nagios
10 59 (4.42%) Packer
11 55 (4.12%) Graphite
12 52 (3.90%) Rundeck
13 40 (3.00%) Prometheus
14 37 (2.77%) Docker Swarm
14 37 (2.77%) ZABBIX
15 28 (2.10%) Opsview
16 26 (1.95%) Kibana
17 25 (1.87%) logstash
18 14 (1.05%) SCCM
Vendors
1 310 (23.22%) Microsoft
2 115 (8.61%) Splunk
3 103 (7.72%) New Relic
4 89 (6.67%) Trend Micro
5 79 (5.92%) Oracle
6 64 (4.79%) ServiceNow
7 54 (4.04%) RedGate
8 52 (3.90%) Delphix
9 48 (3.60%) Google
10 46 (3.45%) Sitecore
11 44 (3.30%) VMware
12 35 (2.62%) AppDynamics
13 31 (2.32%) Telerik
14 29 (2.17%) Atlassian
14 29 (2.17%) Cadence
14 29 (2.17%) Dynatrace
14 29 (2.17%) Red Hat
15 26 (1.95%) XebiaLabs
16 21 (1.57%) Marketo
16 21 (1.57%) SAP