Period
to 17 September 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 17 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Octopus Deploy
UK
6 months to
17 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 454 380 515
Rank change year-on-year -74 +135 +164
Permanent jobs citing Octopus Deploy 925 1,403 944
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.65% 0.84% 0.54%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.40% 4.16% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 654 1,042 813
UK median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,825 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £86,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 27,179 33,741 36,079
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.16% 20.22% 20.60%
Number of salaries quoted 21,479 27,293 29,275
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,100 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +0.22% +3.45% +2.35%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 -74 870 £52,500 -12.50% 148
London -69 460 £65,000 -7.14% 62
UK excluding London -7 450 £50,000 - 92
South East +56 135 £52,500 +5.00% 40
North of England -50 134 £47,500 -13.64% 27
Yorkshire +12 75 £45,000 -7.69% 15
Midlands +9 64 £37,500 -21.05% 10
East Midlands +16 57 £37,500 -16.67% 4
East of England +93 53 £74,000 +70.11% 5
North West -51 53 £52,500 -12.50% 12
Scotland +12 30 £35,000 -12.50% 2
South West -4 24 £47,500 - 4
West Midlands +6 7 £58,750 +6.82% 6
North East +8 6 £37,500 -16.67%
Northern Ireland 0 6 - - 2
Wales +16 4 £36,250 -43.14% 2

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 599 (64.76%) Azure
2 546 (59.03%) DevOps
3 519 (56.11%) TeamCity
4 512 (55.35%) Agile Software Development
5 508 (54.92%) C#
6 426 (46.05%) .NET
7 403 (43.57%) AWS
8 371 (40.11%) Windows
9 365 (39.46%) Jenkins
10 357 (38.59%) Continuous Integration
11 347 (37.51%) SQL Server
12 334 (36.11%) PowerShell
13 295 (31.89%) Git (software)
13 295 (31.89%) SQL
14 271 (29.30%) Docker
15 264 (28.54%) Linux
16 250 (27.03%) Ansible
17 242 (26.16%) Microsoft
18 225 (24.32%) Test Automation
19 224 (24.22%) Team Foundation Server
20 220 (23.78%) Puppet
21 212 (22.92%) Terraform
22 211 (22.81%) Opscode Chef
23 196 (21.19%) Continuous Delivery
24 193 (20.86%) JIRA
25 192 (20.76%) MVC
26 190 (20.54%) JavaScript
27 186 (20.11%) Scrum
28 185 (20.00%) Finance
29 183 (19.78%) Microservices

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 96 (10.38%) IIS
2 53 (5.73%) Confluence
3 39 (4.22%) Elasticsearch
4 38 (4.11%) CMS
5 36 (3.89%) NServiceBus
6 31 (3.35%) Umbraco
7 25 (2.70%) SharePoint
8 12 (1.30%) WordPress
9 11 (1.19%) Apache
9 11 (1.19%) JBoss
10 10 (1.08%) Tomcat
11 9 (0.97%) nginx
12 8 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
13 7 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
14 5 (0.54%) Skype for Business
15 4 (0.43%) Apache Solr
15 4 (0.43%) MediaWiki
16 3 (0.32%) Anypoint
16 3 (0.32%) OpenStack
16 3 (0.32%) Podio
Applications
1 8 (0.86%) MS Visio
2 7 (0.76%) Chatbot
3 2 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (1.95%) SAP ERP
2 16 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.11%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 599 (64.76%) Azure
2 403 (43.57%) AWS
3 160 (17.30%) GCP
4 82 (8.86%) AWS CloudFormation
5 78 (8.43%) GitHub
6 58 (6.27%) Amazon EC2
7 57 (6.16%) Serverless
8 52 (5.62%) SaaS
9 41 (4.43%) Amazon S3
10 36 (3.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 35 (3.78%) PaaS
12 32 (3.46%) CloudBees
13 29 (3.14%) Office 365
14 28 (3.03%) AWS Lambda
15 25 (2.70%) Sumo Logic
16 24 (2.59%) Cloud Computing
17 23 (2.49%) npm
17 23 (2.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 21 (2.27%) Azure Active Directory
18 21 (2.27%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 57 (6.16%) DNS
2 28 (3.03%) DHCP
3 16 (1.73%) SSL
4 15 (1.62%) BIG-IP
4 15 (1.62%) Cisco Nexus
4 15 (1.62%) Firewall
4 15 (1.62%) VLAN
5 12 (1.30%) Wireshark
6 11 (1.19%) FabricPath
7 8 (0.86%) CTI
7 8 (0.86%) TCP/IP
8 7 (0.76%) NetScaler
9 6 (0.65%) AMQP
9 6 (0.65%) GPRS
9 6 (0.65%) Internet
10 4 (0.43%) DSL
10 4 (0.43%) Skype
11 3 (0.32%) BGP
11 3 (0.32%) OSPF
11 3 (0.32%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 347 (37.51%) SQL Server
2 73 (7.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 72 (7.78%) NoSQL
4 62 (6.70%) MongoDB
5 54 (5.84%) Big Data
6 47 (5.08%) Amazon RDS
7 32 (3.46%) Redis
8 27 (2.92%) Cosmos DB
9 26 (2.81%) Relational Database
10 25 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
11 22 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
12 21 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 19 (2.05%) Azure SQL Database
14 18 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
14 18 (1.95%) RDBMS
15 15 (1.62%) Data Lake
15 15 (1.62%) SQL Server 2016
16 13 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
17 12 (1.30%) SQL Server 2014
18 11 (1.19%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 519 (56.11%) TeamCity
2 365 (39.46%) Jenkins
3 295 (31.89%) Git (software)
4 224 (24.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 193 (20.86%) JIRA
6 142 (15.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 125 (13.51%) Selenium
8 103 (11.14%) Subversion
9 84 (9.08%) Visual Studio Team System
10 83 (8.97%) IBM UrbanCode
11 77 (8.32%) GoCD
12 75 (8.11%) SpecFlow
13 64 (6.92%) NUnit
14 58 (6.27%) Travis CI
15 56 (6.05%) Bitbucket
16 43 (4.65%) WebDriver
17 38 (4.11%) Visual Studio
18 33 (3.57%) webpack
19 32 (3.46%) Maven
20 29 (3.14%) Vagrant
General
1 185 (20.00%) Finance
2 59 (6.38%) Retail
3 19 (2.05%) Advertising
4 18 (1.95%) Marketing
5 17 (1.84%) Manufacturing
6 12 (1.30%) Banking
6 12 (1.30%) Games
7 11 (1.19%) Legal
8 9 (0.97%) Law
9 8 (0.86%) Public Sector
10 6 (0.65%) Back Office
10 6 (0.65%) Front Office
11 5 (0.54%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.54%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.43%) Music Industry
12 4 (0.43%) Publishing
13 3 (0.32%) Electronics
13 3 (0.32%) Telecoms
14 2 (0.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 376 (40.65%) Developer
2 215 (23.24%) .NET Developer
3 179 (19.35%) DevOps Engineer
4 146 (15.78%) C# Developer
5 115 (12.43%) Senior Developer
6 110 (11.89%) C# .NET Developer
6 110 (11.89%) Consultant
7 104 (11.24%) Senior DevOps
8 82 (8.86%) DevOps Consultant
9 75 (8.11%) Software Developer
10 62 (6.70%) Senior .NET Developer
11 56 (6.05%) SQL Developer
12 54 (5.84%) Senior Consultant
13 53 (5.73%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 51 (5.51%) Senior DevOps Consultant
15 48 (5.19%) Azure Developer
16 43 (4.65%) .NET Software Developer
16 43 (4.65%) Senior C# Developer
17 39 (4.22%) Azure Engineer
18 37 (4.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 426 (46.05%) .NET
2 174 (18.81%) ASP.NET Web API
3 153 (16.54%) ASP.NET
4 134 (14.49%) AngularJS
5 121 (13.08%) Web Services
6 118 (12.76%) .NET Core
7 114 (12.32%) CSS
8 112 (12.11%) .NET Framework
9 105 (11.35%) ASP.NET MVC
10 104 (11.24%) HTML
11 100 (10.81%) REST
12 99 (10.70%) React
13 94 (10.16%) Elastic Stack
14 70 (7.57%) RESTful
15 63 (6.81%) WCF
16 62 (6.70%) SOAP
17 61 (6.59%) RabbitMQ
18 58 (6.27%) Entity Framework
18 58 (6.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 57 (6.16%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 49 (5.30%) Mobile App
2 37 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
3 33 (3.57%) PlayStation
4 31 (3.35%) Enterprise Software
5 29 (3.14%) Public Cloud
6 22 (2.38%) Hybrid Cloud
7 19 (2.05%) Self-Motivation
8 18 (1.95%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (1.95%) Private Cloud
9 14 (1.51%) User Experience
10 13 (1.41%) N-Tier
11 12 (1.30%) Clustering
12 10 (1.08%) Data Centre
13 9 (0.97%) Replication
13 9 (0.97%) Wiki
14 8 (0.86%) PKI
15 7 (0.76%) Social Media
15 7 (0.76%) W3C
16 6 (0.65%) EPoS
16 6 (0.65%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 371 (40.11%) Windows
2 264 (28.54%) Linux
3 111 (12.00%) Windows Server
4 86 (9.30%) Unix
5 43 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 34 (3.68%) Mesosphere
7 28 (3.03%) CentOS
8 25 (2.70%) CoreOS
9 23 (2.49%) Ubuntu
10 22 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 19 (2.05%) VMS
12 16 (1.73%) SUSE
13 10 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
14 5 (0.54%) Debian
14 5 (0.54%) Fedora
15 4 (0.43%) Android
16 2 (0.22%) Apple iOS
16 2 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 546 (59.03%) DevOps
2 512 (55.35%) Agile Software Development
3 357 (38.59%) Continuous Integration
4 225 (24.32%) Test Automation
5 196 (21.19%) Continuous Delivery
6 192 (20.76%) MVC
7 186 (20.11%) Scrum
8 183 (19.78%) Microservices
9 167 (18.05%) Infrastructure as Code
10 160 (17.30%) TDD
11 125 (13.51%) Deployment Automation
12 101 (10.92%) BDD
13 100 (10.81%) Unit Testing
14 93 (10.05%) Process Improvement
15 87 (9.41%) Open Source
16 83 (8.97%) Continuous Deployment
17 79 (8.54%) Configuration Management
18 78 (8.43%) Mentoring
19 71 (7.68%) Problem-Solving
20 70 (7.57%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 508 (54.92%) C#
2 334 (36.11%) PowerShell
3 295 (31.89%) SQL
4 190 (20.54%) JavaScript
5 179 (19.35%) Python
6 115 (12.43%) Java
7 107 (11.57%) Bash Shell
8 84 (9.08%) T-SQL
9 41 (4.43%) Go
10 38 (4.11%) Ruby
11 27 (2.92%) TypeScript
12 20 (2.16%) Shell Script
13 16 (1.73%) PHP
14 13 (1.41%) PL/SQL
14 13 (1.41%) VB.NET
15 8 (0.86%) C++
16 7 (0.76%) C
17 6 (0.65%) F#
18 5 (0.54%) Java 8
19 4 (0.43%) ES6
Qualifications
1 55 (5.95%) Degree
2 23 (2.49%) AWS Certification
3 21 (2.27%) Computer Science Degree
4 15 (1.62%) Network+ Certification
5 10 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (0.54%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.43%) CISSP
9 2 (0.22%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 1 (0.11%) MCSA
10 1 (0.11%) MCSE
10 1 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 146 (15.78%) QA
2 13 (1.41%) PCI DSS
3 7 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.43%) NIST
5 2 (0.22%) SEPA
6 1 (0.11%) SLA
6 1 (0.11%) WCAG
System Software
1 271 (29.30%) Docker
2 69 (7.46%) Active Directory
3 46 (4.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (2.81%) vSphere
5 16 (1.73%) Virtual Machines
6 13 (1.41%) Hyper-V
7 12 (1.30%) KVM
8 11 (1.19%) VMware NSX
9 5 (0.54%) DFS Replication
10 4 (0.43%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.11%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 250 (27.03%) Ansible
2 220 (23.78%) Puppet
3 212 (22.92%) Terraform
4 211 (22.81%) Opscode Chef
5 147 (15.89%) Kubernetes
6 83 (8.97%) Consul
7 66 (7.14%) Automic
8 59 (6.38%) Prometheus
9 51 (5.51%) Rundeck
10 44 (4.76%) SCCM
11 36 (3.89%) Grafana
12 29 (3.14%) Docker Swarm
13 28 (3.03%) Nagios
14 27 (2.92%) Graphite
15 26 (2.81%) Packer
16 24 (2.59%) Salt
17 21 (2.27%) Kibana
18 15 (1.62%) SCOM
19 12 (1.30%) McAfee ePO
20 11 (1.19%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 242 (26.16%) Microsoft
2 104 (11.24%) Splunk
3 67 (7.24%) VMware
4 58 (6.27%) AppDynamics
5 56 (6.05%) Google
6 55 (5.95%) RedGate
7 54 (5.84%) ServiceNow
8 50 (5.41%) Delphix
9 42 (4.54%) Oracle
10 41 (4.43%) New Relic
11 31 (3.35%) Sitecore
12 29 (3.14%) Citrix
12 29 (3.14%) SAP
13 25 (2.70%) XebiaLabs
14 21 (2.27%) Cisco
15 17 (1.84%) SaltStack
16 16 (1.73%) McAfee
17 15 (1.62%) F5
18 14 (1.51%) Atlassian
19 12 (1.30%) Databricks