Period
to 4 July 2020

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 4 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Octopus Deploy
UK
6 months to
4 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 365 433 402
Rank change year-on-year +68 -31 +138
Permanent jobs citing Octopus Deploy 629 1,025 1,408
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.80% 0.70% 0.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.06% 3.60% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 550 803 1,093
Median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 15,486 28,499 36,835
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.63% 19.41% 20.74%
Number of salaries quoted 12,348 22,638 29,911
Median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 4 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Octopus Deploy in the UK

Octopus Deploy
Top 18 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 4 July 2020. 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 +75 588 £60,000 - 48
London +67 326 £75,000 +7.14% 20
UK excluding London +66 292 £50,000 - 31
South East +67 112 £57,500 +10.58% 11
North of England +108 103 £55,000 +10.00% 8
North West +91 66 £52,500 -12.50% 4
Work from Home +53 37 £55,000 -18.52% 8
Yorkshire +94 35 £55,000 +15.79% 3
Midlands +65 31 £42,500 +13.33% 5
West Midlands +85 16 £45,000 -28.00% 5
Scotland +80 16 £50,000 +22.70% 1
East Midlands +19 15 £40,000 +6.67%
Wales +30 12 £45,000 +12.50% 2
East of England +46 9 £59,000 -9.23% 2
South West +87 4 £45,750 -8.50% 2
Northern Ireland +24 4 - -
North East +20 2 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Isle of Man - 1 £33,000 -

For the 6 months to 4 July 2020, 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.

1 419 (66.61%) TeamCity
2 412 (65.50%) Azure
3 367 (58.35%) .NET
4 365 (58.03%) Agile Software Development
5 355 (56.44%) C#
6 336 (53.42%) DevOps
7 250 (39.75%) SQL Server
8 200 (31.80%) AWS
9 195 (31.00%) PowerShell
10 188 (29.89%) Git (software)
11 178 (28.30%) Scrum
12 174 (27.66%) SQL
13 171 (27.19%) Finance
14 165 (26.23%) Microsoft
15 162 (25.76%) ASP.NET
16 142 (22.58%) .NET Core
17 138 (21.94%) AngularJS
18 135 (21.46%) JavaScript
19 132 (20.99%) Continuous Integration
20 129 (20.51%) Microservices
21 126 (20.03%) Jenkins
22 115 (18.28%) React
23 110 (17.49%) Windows
24 108 (17.17%) TDD
25 106 (16.85%) .NET Framework
26 101 (16.06%) MVC
26 101 (16.06%) Python
26 101 (16.06%) Terraform
27 97 (15.42%) Kubernetes
28 93 (14.79%) Ansible

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 60 (9.54%) IIS
2 18 (2.86%) Umbraco
3 17 (2.70%) CMS
4 16 (2.54%) Apache
5 15 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
5 15 (2.38%) nginx
6 11 (1.75%) Apache Spark
6 11 (1.75%) Confluence
6 11 (1.75%) NServiceBus
7 9 (1.43%) WordPress
8 6 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (0.95%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.64%) SharePoint
9 4 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.48%) Apache Pig
10 3 (0.48%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.32%) Apache Airflow
11 2 (0.32%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.32%) Apache Synapse
11 2 (0.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.16%) Mingle
2 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (2.07%) Shopify
2 3 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.16%) Salerio
3 1 (0.16%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 412 (65.50%) Azure
2 200 (31.80%) AWS
3 67 (10.65%) SaaS
4 64 (10.17%) Serverless
5 50 (7.95%) IaaS
6 39 (6.20%) PaaS
7 37 (5.88%) GitHub
8 30 (4.77%) AWS CloudFormation
9 28 (4.45%) GCP
10 26 (4.13%) Azure Functions
11 23 (3.66%) Azure Active Directory
12 20 (3.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 17 (2.70%) NuGet
13 17 (2.70%) Slack
14 16 (2.54%) AWS Lambda
14 16 (2.54%) Office 365
15 14 (2.23%) Power Platform
16 12 (1.91%) Force.com
17 11 (1.75%) Amazon S3
18 10 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 56 (8.90%) Firewall
2 22 (3.50%) Internet
3 15 (2.38%) SSL
4 14 (2.23%) Network Security
4 14 (2.23%) Skype
5 13 (2.07%) HTTP
6 9 (1.43%) NetScaler
7 7 (1.11%) DNS
8 6 (0.95%) FTP
9 5 (0.79%) VPN
10 4 (0.64%) WebEx
11 3 (0.48%) LAN
11 3 (0.48%) VSAN
12 2 (0.32%) SAN
12 2 (0.32%) Software-Defined Networking
12 2 (0.32%) Wireless
13 1 (0.16%) BIG-IP
13 1 (0.16%) DHCP
13 1 (0.16%) PBX
13 1 (0.16%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 250 (39.75%) SQL Server
2 74 (11.76%) NoSQL
3 63 (10.02%) Redis
4 59 (9.38%) MongoDB
5 58 (9.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 54 (8.59%) MySQL
7 43 (6.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 18 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 14 (2.23%) Big Data
10 13 (2.07%) Cosmos DB
10 13 (2.07%) Hadoop
11 12 (1.91%) Power BI
12 11 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
12 11 (1.75%) QlikView
12 11 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 10 (1.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 10 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (1.43%) Amazon RDS
14 9 (1.43%) OLAP
14 9 (1.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 419 (66.61%) TeamCity
2 188 (29.89%) Git (software)
3 126 (20.03%) Jenkins
4 59 (9.38%) JIRA
5 57 (9.06%) SpecFlow
6 54 (8.59%) Bitbucket
7 51 (8.11%) NUnit
8 47 (7.47%) MSBuild
9 45 (7.15%) Team Foundation Server
10 43 (6.84%) Selenium
11 37 (5.88%) Jasmine
12 34 (5.41%) Visual Studio
13 30 (4.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 30 (4.77%) Visual Studio Team System
14 23 (3.66%) ReSharper
15 21 (3.34%) webpack
16 15 (2.38%) JMeter
17 11 (1.75%) Karma Test Runner
17 11 (1.75%) MSTest
18 10 (1.59%) GitLab
General
1 171 (27.19%) Finance
2 53 (8.43%) Front Office
3 18 (2.86%) Games
4 12 (1.91%) Retail
5 8 (1.27%) Financial Institution
6 7 (1.11%) Local Government
7 6 (0.95%) Marketing
8 4 (0.64%) Banking
8 4 (0.64%) Legal
8 4 (0.64%) Public Sector
9 3 (0.48%) Automotive
9 3 (0.48%) Law
9 3 (0.48%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.32%) Advertising
10 2 (0.32%) Back Office
10 2 (0.32%) Billing
10 2 (0.32%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.16%) Brand Awareness
11 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 279 (44.36%) Developer
2 138 (21.94%) DevOps Engineer
3 123 (19.55%) .NET Developer
4 90 (14.31%) C# Developer
5 59 (9.38%) Senior Developer
6 44 (7.00%) Azure Engineer
7 39 (6.20%) C# .NET Developer
8 32 (5.09%) Analyst
9 29 (4.61%) Full Stack Developer
10 27 (4.29%) Angular Developer
11 24 (3.82%) Software Developer
11 24 (3.82%) Software Engineer
12 23 (3.66%) React Developer
13 21 (3.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 20 (3.18%) Cloud Engineer
14 20 (3.18%) Security Engineer
15 19 (3.02%) Platform Engineer
16 18 (2.86%) Support Analyst
17 17 (2.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 17 (2.70%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 367 (58.35%) .NET
2 162 (25.76%) ASP.NET
3 142 (22.58%) .NET Core
4 138 (21.94%) AngularJS
5 115 (18.28%) React
6 106 (16.85%) .NET Framework
7 90 (14.31%) ASP.NET Web API
8 82 (13.04%) CSS
9 81 (12.88%) Web Services
10 76 (12.08%) HTML
11 54 (8.59%) Entity Framework
12 53 (8.43%) REST
13 52 (8.27%) ASP.NET MVC
14 36 (5.72%) RabbitMQ
15 34 (5.41%) RESTful
16 32 (5.09%) WPF
17 30 (4.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 30 (4.77%) WebSockets
18 29 (4.61%) HTML5
18 29 (4.61%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 43 (6.84%) Cloud Native
2 41 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (4.93%) Greenfield Project
4 28 (4.45%) User Experience
5 17 (2.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 16 (2.54%) Self-Motivation
7 15 (2.38%) Virtual Team
8 13 (2.07%) Analytical Mindset
9 11 (1.75%) Hedge funds
9 11 (1.75%) Public Cloud
10 9 (1.43%) Hybrid Cloud
10 9 (1.43%) Mobile App
11 7 (1.11%) Management Information System
12 6 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (0.95%) Fixed Income
12 6 (0.95%) Grid Computing
12 6 (0.95%) N-Tier
13 5 (0.79%) Linux Command Line
13 5 (0.79%) Replication
14 2 (0.32%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 110 (17.49%) Windows
2 55 (8.74%) Windows Server
3 53 (8.43%) Linux
4 21 (3.34%) VMS
5 15 (2.38%) Windows Server 2016
6 10 (1.59%) Mac OS
6 10 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (1.43%) Windows 10
7 9 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (1.27%) Android
9 6 (0.95%) Mesosphere
10 3 (0.48%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.48%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.48%) Unix
10 3 (0.48%) Windows Server 2019
11 2 (0.32%) CentOS
12 1 (0.16%) OS/400
12 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.16%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 365 (58.03%) Agile Software Development
2 336 (53.42%) DevOps
3 178 (28.30%) Scrum
4 132 (20.99%) Continuous Integration
5 129 (20.51%) Microservices
6 108 (17.17%) TDD
7 101 (16.06%) MVC
8 77 (12.24%) Software Engineering
9 73 (11.61%) Infrastructure as Code
10 71 (11.29%) Fintech
11 64 (10.17%) Unit Testing
12 62 (9.86%) Deployment Automation
12 62 (9.86%) Test Automation
13 59 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
14 57 (9.06%) Computer Science
15 54 (8.59%) CQRS
16 52 (8.27%) Analytics
17 51 (8.11%) Artificial Intelligence
18 50 (7.95%) Kanban
19 49 (7.79%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 355 (56.44%) C#
2 195 (31.00%) PowerShell
3 174 (27.66%) SQL
4 135 (21.46%) JavaScript
5 101 (16.06%) Python
6 44 (7.00%) F#
7 40 (6.36%) TypeScript
8 35 (5.56%) Java
9 33 (5.25%) Bash Shell
10 27 (4.29%) T-SQL
11 18 (2.86%) Go
12 17 (2.70%) Shell Script
13 13 (2.07%) Apex Code
13 13 (2.07%) SOQL
14 9 (1.43%) PHP
14 9 (1.43%) Scala
15 6 (0.95%) Ruby
16 4 (0.64%) Perl
17 2 (0.32%) R
17 2 (0.32%) XAML
Qualifications
1 58 (9.22%) Degree
2 33 (5.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (3.02%) AWS Certification
4 9 (1.43%) ISTQB
4 9 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (1.11%) ISEB
5 7 (1.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (0.79%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 4 (0.64%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.64%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.16%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.16%) PMP
9 1 (0.16%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (7.63%) QA
2 20 (3.18%) SLA
3 2 (0.32%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 92 (14.63%) Docker
2 44 (7.00%) Active Directory
3 35 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (2.23%) vSphere
5 8 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (1.27%) XenApp
5 8 (1.27%) XenDesktop
6 6 (0.95%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.79%) DFS Replication
7 5 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.48%) Apache Flume
8 3 (0.48%) HDFS
9 2 (0.32%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.16%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 101 (16.06%) Terraform
2 97 (15.42%) Kubernetes
3 93 (14.79%) Ansible
4 76 (12.08%) Puppet
5 64 (10.17%) Opscode Chef
6 21 (3.34%) Grafana
7 20 (3.18%) SCCM
8 10 (1.59%) Prometheus
9 8 (1.27%) Jamf Pro
10 7 (1.11%) Consul
11 6 (0.95%) Automic
12 5 (0.79%) Kibana
13 4 (0.64%) Opsgenie
13 4 (0.64%) ZABBIX
14 3 (0.48%) Hadoop YARN
14 3 (0.48%) Salt
14 3 (0.48%) SCOM
14 3 (0.48%) vCenter Server
15 2 (0.32%) PowerCLI
15 2 (0.32%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 165 (26.23%) Microsoft
2 58 (9.22%) VMware
3 32 (5.09%) Splunk
4 31 (4.93%) Tableau
5 20 (3.18%) Oracle
6 17 (2.70%) Google
6 17 (2.70%) New Relic
7 13 (2.07%) Pardot
7 13 (2.07%) Salesforce.com
8 11 (1.75%) Sitecore
9 10 (1.59%) IBM
9 10 (1.59%) Xamarin
10 9 (1.43%) Citrix
10 9 (1.43%) Cognos
10 9 (1.43%) MicroStrategy
10 9 (1.43%) ServiceNow
11 6 (0.95%) Atlassian
11 6 (0.95%) Incapsula
12 4 (0.64%) Cognizant
12 4 (0.64%) GrapeCity