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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 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Octopus Deploy
UK
6 months to
18 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 455 408 363
Rank change year-on-year -47 -45 +80
Permanent jobs citing Octopus Deploy 1,221 879 511
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.74% 0.76% 0.84%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.29% 3.62% 4.16%
Number of salaries quoted 583 612 442
10th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £41,875
25th Percentile £56,250 £48,750 £49,232
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £62,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% - +13.64%
75th Percentile £93,750 £76,250 £80,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £87,500 £92,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £70,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +27.27% - +10.00%

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 37,131 24,294 12,289
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.48% 21.02% 20.20%
Number of salaries quoted 15,282 15,474 9,983
10th Percentile £38,250 £36,250 £33,750
25th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +3.09% +7.78%

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 18 August 2022.

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 August 2022. 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
Jobs
England -39 1,124 £75,000 +20.00% 69
London -36 692 £85,000 +13.33% 38
Work from Home -151 477 £77,500 +29.17% 34
UK excluding London -48 439 £70,000 +27.27% 33
South East -21 204 £72,500 +31.82% 7
North of England -18 117 £62,500 +19.05% 9
North West -26 64 £80,000 +45.45% 4
Midlands -59 48 £55,000 -12.00% 8
South West -5 47 £60,000 +20.00% 5
East Midlands +9 35 £55,000 - 2
Yorkshire -19 29 £63,750 +34.21% 3
North East +18 24 £40,000 -27.27% 2
Scotland -51 18 £65,500 +31.00% 1
West Midlands -83 13 £62,500 - 6
Wales -15 8 £70,000 +48.54%
East of England -85 2 £47,500 +5.56% 1

For the 6 months to 18 August 2022, 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.

1 851 (69.70%) TeamCity
2 814 (66.67%) Azure
3 770 (63.06%) CI/CD
4 753 (61.67%) DevOps
5 699 (57.25%) Agile
6 625 (51.19%) AWS
7 588 (48.16%) .NET
8 581 (47.58%) C#
9 534 (43.73%) Terraform
10 480 (39.31%) Docker
11 473 (38.74%) Kubernetes
12 430 (35.22%) Jenkins
13 417 (34.15%) Microsoft
14 411 (33.66%) Continuous Integration
15 397 (32.51%) Git (software)
16 391 (32.02%) Infrastructure as Code
17 388 (31.78%) PowerShell
18 347 (28.42%) Windows
19 325 (26.62%) Ansible
20 321 (26.29%) SQL
21 316 (25.88%) Software Engineering
22 311 (25.47%) Python
23 308 (25.23%) Opscode Chef
24 293 (24.00%) Azure DevOps
25 292 (23.91%) Microservices
26 279 (22.85%) SQL Server
27 277 (22.69%) Linux
28 275 (22.52%) TDD
29 272 (22.28%) GCP
30 270 (22.11%) Puppet

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
1 110 (9.01%) IIS
2 26 (2.13%) Apache
3 20 (1.64%) Confluence
4 14 (1.15%) CMS
4 14 (1.15%) Tomcat
5 13 (1.06%) nginx
6 12 (0.98%) Sitecore CMS
7 10 (0.82%) Umbraco
8 8 (0.66%) SAS
9 6 (0.49%) SharePoint
10 4 (0.33%) NServiceBus
11 3 (0.25%) EPiServer
11 3 (0.25%) Mule
11 3 (0.25%) Mule ESB
12 2 (0.16%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.16%) Drupal
12 2 (0.16%) WordPress
13 1 (0.082%) Traefik
Applications
1 25 (2.05%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.082%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.82%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (0.33%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.16%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.082%) PlanetPress Connect
Cloud Services
1 814 (66.67%) Azure
2 625 (51.19%) AWS
3 293 (24.00%) Azure DevOps
4 272 (22.28%) GCP
5 221 (18.10%) Serverless
6 199 (16.30%) SaaS
7 198 (16.22%) AWS CloudFormation
8 137 (11.22%) PaaS
9 131 (10.73%) AWS Lambda
10 126 (10.32%) Amazon S3
11 124 (10.16%) Amazon Kinesis
12 121 (9.91%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 111 (9.09%) GitHub
14 86 (7.04%) Amazon ECS
15 55 (4.50%) IaaS
16 50 (4.10%) Azure AKS
17 44 (3.60%) Azure Service Bus
18 43 (3.52%) Azure Monitor
19 40 (3.28%) Azure Cosmos DB
20 35 (2.87%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 62 (5.08%) HTTP
2 47 (3.85%) Firewall
3 32 (2.62%) WebEx
4 26 (2.13%) DNS
5 22 (1.80%) LAN
5 22 (1.80%) MQTT
6 18 (1.47%) VPN
7 17 (1.39%) Internet
8 11 (0.90%) FTP
9 9 (0.74%) Broadband
9 9 (0.74%) NetScaler
10 8 (0.66%) DHCP
11 6 (0.49%) SMTP
12 5 (0.41%) VLAN
13 4 (0.33%) TCP/IP
14 2 (0.16%) Network Security
14 2 (0.16%) SAN
15 1 (0.082%) Cisco ASA
15 1 (0.082%) NAS
15 1 (0.082%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 279 (22.85%) SQL Server
2 170 (13.92%) DynamoDB
3 163 (13.35%) Elasticsearch
4 127 (10.40%) NoSQL
5 123 (10.07%) Amazon Athena
6 86 (7.04%) Relational Database
7 55 (4.50%) Big Data
7 55 (4.50%) Redis
8 46 (3.77%) Couchbase
9 39 (3.19%) MySQL
10 38 (3.11%) RDBMS
11 29 (2.38%) MongoDB
12 25 (2.05%) PostgreSQL
13 17 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
13 17 (1.39%) InfluxDB
13 17 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 14 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 13 (1.06%) Azure SQL Database
15 13 (1.06%) SSDT
16 11 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 851 (69.70%) TeamCity
2 430 (35.22%) Jenkins
3 397 (32.51%) Git (software)
4 242 (19.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 191 (15.64%) IBM UrbanCode
6 189 (15.48%) Travis CI
7 71 (5.81%) Visual Studio
8 70 (5.73%) JIRA
9 66 (5.41%) Selenium
10 60 (4.91%) Cypress.io
11 46 (3.77%) NUnit
12 41 (3.36%) Bitbucket
13 39 (3.19%) Jasmine
13 39 (3.19%) SpecFlow
14 37 (3.03%) Postman
15 27 (2.21%) Moq
16 26 (2.13%) JMeter
17 24 (1.97%) Newman
18 22 (1.80%) Log4Net
18 22 (1.80%) TestCafe
General
1 221 (18.10%) Finance
2 177 (14.50%) Social Skills
3 73 (5.98%) Manufacturing
4 55 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
5 46 (3.77%) Banking
6 45 (3.69%) Retail
7 30 (2.46%) Organisational Skills
8 24 (1.97%) Law
9 23 (1.88%) Games
10 22 (1.80%) Marketing
11 15 (1.23%) Legal
12 13 (1.06%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 11 (0.90%) Public Sector
14 10 (0.82%) Presentation Skills
15 9 (0.74%) Front Office
16 5 (0.41%) Advertising
16 5 (0.41%) French Language
16 5 (0.41%) Influencing Skills
16 5 (0.41%) Investment Banking
17 3 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 506 (41.44%) Developer
2 355 (29.07%) DevOps Engineer
3 188 (15.40%) Software Developer
4 174 (14.25%) .NET Developer
5 163 (13.35%) Senior Developer
6 150 (12.29%) Software Engineer
7 103 (8.44%) .NET Software Developer
8 101 (8.27%) Senior DevOps
9 99 (8.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 86 (7.04%) Full Stack Developer
11 78 (6.39%) Senior Software Engineer
12 58 (4.75%) Azure Engineer
13 54 (4.42%) Azure DevOps Engineer
14 53 (4.34%) C# Developer
15 52 (4.26%) Consultant
16 49 (4.01%) Lead DevOps
17 44 (3.60%) Lead DevOps Engineer
18 41 (3.36%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
19 39 (3.19%) Senior Software Developer
20 35 (2.87%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 588 (48.16%) .NET
2 259 (21.21%) .NET Core
3 243 (19.90%) React
4 230 (18.84%) REST
5 189 (15.48%) ASP.NET
6 184 (15.07%) AngularJS
7 174 (14.25%) Elastic Stack
8 155 (12.69%) Web Services
9 153 (12.53%) Node.js
10 126 (10.32%) .NET Framework
11 105 (8.60%) HTML
12 95 (7.78%) CSS
12 95 (7.78%) RESTful
13 81 (6.63%) ASP.NET Web API
13 81 (6.63%) Redux
14 66 (5.41%) HTML5
14 66 (5.41%) Kafka
15 59 (4.83%) CSS3
16 58 (4.75%) ARM Templates
17 56 (4.59%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 118 (9.66%) User Experience
2 92 (7.53%) Public Cloud
3 74 (6.06%) Private Cloud
4 47 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
5 42 (3.44%) Hackathon
6 34 (2.78%) Mobile App
7 32 (2.62%) Algorithms
8 31 (2.54%) PlayStation
9 30 (2.46%) Cloud Native
10 24 (1.97%) Self-Motivation
11 20 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
12 17 (1.39%) Data Centre
13 11 (0.90%) Hedge funds
14 9 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 6 (0.49%) Management Information System
15 6 (0.49%) Social Media
15 6 (0.49%) Tandem
16 5 (0.41%) CMDB
16 5 (0.41%) Sports Betting
16 5 (0.41%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 347 (28.42%) Windows
2 277 (22.69%) Linux
3 189 (15.48%) Mesosphere
4 67 (5.49%) Windows Server
5 38 (3.11%) Unix
6 26 (2.13%) Android
6 26 (2.13%) Apple iOS
7 21 (1.72%) AIX
8 11 (0.90%) VMS
9 9 (0.74%) Windows Server 2019
10 8 (0.66%) Mac OS X
10 8 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (0.57%) CentOS
12 5 (0.41%) Amazon Linux
13 3 (0.25%) Windows Server 2016
14 2 (0.16%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
15 1 (0.082%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 770 (63.06%) CI/CD
2 753 (61.67%) DevOps
3 699 (57.25%) Agile
4 411 (33.66%) Continuous Integration
5 391 (32.02%) Infrastructure as Code
6 316 (25.88%) Software Engineering
7 292 (23.91%) Microservices
8 275 (22.52%) TDD
9 258 (21.13%) Mentoring
10 241 (19.74%) Scrum
11 233 (19.08%) Configuration Management
12 222 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
12 222 (18.18%) SOLID
13 208 (17.04%) BDD
14 207 (16.95%) OOP
15 197 (16.13%) Thought Leadership
16 194 (15.89%) Continuous Deployment
17 186 (15.23%) Customer Experience
18 183 (14.99%) OO
19 181 (14.82%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 581 (47.58%) C#
2 388 (31.78%) PowerShell
3 321 (26.29%) SQL
4 311 (25.47%) Python
5 265 (21.70%) JavaScript
6 218 (17.85%) Go
7 217 (17.77%) Bash
8 203 (16.63%) Java
9 149 (12.20%) TypeScript
10 62 (5.08%) T-SQL
11 30 (2.46%) VB.NET
12 21 (1.72%) PHP
12 21 (1.72%) SAPscript
13 17 (1.39%) C
14 12 (0.98%) ES6
15 10 (0.82%) Ruby
16 6 (0.49%) Groovy
16 6 (0.49%) Perl
16 6 (0.49%) PL/SQL
16 6 (0.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 127 (10.40%) Degree
2 23 (1.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (1.39%) Azure Certification
4 13 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (0.82%) PhD
6 9 (0.74%) BPSS Clearance
7 6 (0.49%) AWS Certification
8 5 (0.41%) MCSE
8 5 (0.41%) RHCE
9 3 (0.25%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.25%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.082%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
10 1 (0.082%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.082%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.082%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.082%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 182 (14.91%) QA
2 9 (0.74%) Data Quality
2 9 (0.74%) GDPR
2 9 (0.74%) SLA
3 5 (0.41%) Accessibility
4 1 (0.082%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.082%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 480 (39.31%) Docker
2 34 (2.78%) Active Directory
3 21 (1.72%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 21 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (0.66%) Virtual Servers
6 6 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (0.33%) vSphere
8 3 (0.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 534 (43.73%) Terraform
2 473 (38.74%) Kubernetes
3 325 (26.62%) Ansible
4 308 (25.23%) Opscode Chef
5 270 (22.11%) Puppet
6 189 (15.48%) Automic
7 183 (14.99%) Prometheus
8 174 (14.25%) Consul
9 129 (10.57%) Kibana
10 121 (9.91%) logstash
11 50 (4.10%) Grafana
12 45 (3.69%) ZABBIX
13 32 (2.62%) Rancher
14 28 (2.29%) HAProxy
14 28 (2.29%) SCCM
15 27 (2.21%) MIIS
16 22 (1.80%) Opsgenie
16 22 (1.80%) Pingdom
17 16 (1.31%) Single Sign-On
18 12 (0.98%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 417 (34.15%) Microsoft
2 186 (15.23%) Splunk
3 88 (7.21%) Google
3 88 (7.21%) Hitachi
4 52 (4.26%) Oracle
5 40 (3.28%) Trayport
6 37 (3.03%) New Relic
7 35 (2.87%) Samsung
8 32 (2.62%) SolarWinds
8 32 (2.62%) VMware
9 23 (1.88%) SAP
10 17 (1.39%) Sitecore
11 14 (1.15%) Dynatrace
11 14 (1.15%) Sun
12 13 (1.06%) AppDynamics
13 10 (0.82%) Informatica
14 9 (0.74%) LogicMonitor
15 8 (0.66%) Cadence
16 7 (0.57%) Red Hat
17 6 (0.49%) Databricks