Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Octopus Deploy
UK
6 months to
21 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 410 383 404
Rank change year-on-year -27 +21 +23
Permanent jobs citing Octopus Deploy 561 823 1,112
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.67% 0.76% 0.75%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.38% 3.90% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 501 651 892
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £36,250
25th Percentile £46,750 £45,000 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.70% -4.17% -4.00%
75th Percentile £72,500 £77,500 £76,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £95,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +16.67%

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 16,582 21,121 29,506
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.68% 19.45% 19.87%
Number of salaries quoted 13,120 16,848 23,581
10th Percentile £35,750 £33,750 £32,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £67,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £81,250
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 21 April 2021.

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 21 April 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 -12 531 £62,500 +5.93% 109
UK excluding London +16 299 £55,000 +10.00% 62
London -33 235 £75,000 - 52
Work from Home -61 118 £62,500 +25.00% 35
South East +63 114 £60,000 +14.29% 20
Midlands +29 62 £62,500 +31.58% 10
North of England -34 54 £45,000 -10.00% 13
South West +32 53 £50,000 +42.86% 11
West Midlands +16 41 £62,500 +25.00% 4
North West +2 33 £43,750 -16.67% 5
East Midlands +11 19 £55,000 +37.50% 6
North East +25 12 £45,000 - 4
Yorkshire -27 9 £50,000 - 4
East of England +56 7 £50,000 -6.10% 3
Wales +32 6 £30,000 -33.33%
Scotland -7 3 £45,000 -10.89% 4

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 439 (78.25%) Azure
2 387 (68.98%) DevOps
3 381 (67.91%) TeamCity
4 302 (53.83%) .NET
5 297 (52.94%) C#
6 291 (51.87%) Agile Software Development
7 240 (42.78%) SQL Server
8 204 (36.36%) .NET Core
9 194 (34.58%) Microsoft
10 186 (33.16%) AWS
11 177 (31.55%) Docker
12 170 (30.30%) JavaScript
13 161 (28.70%) Scrum
13 161 (28.70%) PowerShell
14 157 (27.99%) SQL
15 156 (27.81%) Git (software)
16 154 (27.45%) Continuous Integration
17 152 (27.09%) Windows
18 143 (25.49%) Linux
19 137 (24.42%) MVC
20 135 (24.06%) TDD
21 134 (23.89%) .NET Framework
22 131 (23.35%) Ansible
22 131 (23.35%) React
23 127 (22.64%) ASP.NET
23 127 (22.64%) Terraform
24 123 (21.93%) NoSQL
25 111 (19.79%) Infrastructure as Code
26 101 (18.00%) Puppet
27 96 (17.11%) 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 47 (8.38%) IIS
2 32 (5.70%) NServiceBus
3 31 (5.53%) Confluence
4 23 (4.10%) CMS
5 12 (2.14%) Umbraco
6 7 (1.25%) Apache
6 7 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (1.25%) Jupyter
7 6 (1.07%) Apache Airflow
8 5 (0.89%) Apache Spark
8 5 (0.89%) nginx
8 5 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (0.71%) Apache Solr
9 4 (0.71%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.18%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.18%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 39 (6.95%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (0.53%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (2.50%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 439 (78.25%) Azure
2 186 (33.16%) AWS
3 55 (9.80%) GitHub
4 54 (9.63%) IaaS
5 53 (9.45%) PaaS
6 39 (6.95%) Microsoft 365
7 32 (5.70%) Azure Storage
8 29 (5.17%) Azure Service Bus
9 28 (4.99%) GCP
10 25 (4.46%) SaaS
11 23 (4.10%) Serverless
12 14 (2.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 14 (2.50%) Amazon S3
12 14 (2.50%) Azure Service Fabric
13 13 (2.32%) Azure Active Directory
14 10 (1.78%) Azure Functions
15 7 (1.25%) AWS CloudFormation
15 7 (1.25%) npm
15 7 (1.25%) Yarn
16 6 (1.07%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 54 (9.63%) HTTP
2 35 (6.24%) Skype
3 17 (3.03%) Firewall
4 5 (0.89%) DNS
4 5 (0.89%) LAN
4 5 (0.89%) WAN
5 3 (0.53%) Network Security
5 3 (0.53%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.36%) AMQP
6 2 (0.36%) SSL
6 2 (0.36%) VPN
7 1 (0.18%) Broadband
7 1 (0.18%) Internet
7 1 (0.18%) SSH
7 1 (0.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 240 (42.78%) SQL Server
2 123 (21.93%) NoSQL
3 52 (9.27%) Redis
4 34 (6.06%) Relational Database
5 31 (5.53%) MongoDB
6 23 (4.10%) Big Data
7 21 (3.74%) PostgreSQL
7 21 (3.74%) SQL Server 2012
8 18 (3.21%) RDBMS
9 14 (2.50%) Azure SQL Database
9 14 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
9 14 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (1.96%) InfluxDB
12 10 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 10 (1.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 9 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 7 (1.25%) Data Lake
15 6 (1.07%) Amazon Athena
15 6 (1.07%) Amazon QuickSight
Development Applications
1 381 (67.91%) TeamCity
2 156 (27.81%) Git (software)
3 93 (16.58%) Jenkins
4 55 (9.80%) Visual Studio
5 51 (9.09%) Selenium
6 45 (8.02%) Cypress.io
7 43 (7.66%) Team Foundation Server
7 43 (7.66%) webpack
8 36 (6.42%) Grunt
8 36 (6.42%) Storybook
9 34 (6.06%) JIRA
10 32 (5.70%) Artifactory
11 29 (5.17%) NUnit
12 28 (4.99%) SpecFlow
13 15 (2.67%) Bitbucket
13 15 (2.67%) GitLab
14 14 (2.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 12 (2.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 11 (1.96%) Visual Studio Coded UI
17 10 (1.78%) Postman
General
1 68 (12.12%) Finance
2 21 (3.74%) Retail
3 9 (1.60%) Advertising
4 7 (1.25%) Games
4 7 (1.25%) Marketing
4 7 (1.25%) Publishing
5 4 (0.71%) Back Office
5 4 (0.71%) Law
6 3 (0.53%) Billing
6 3 (0.53%) Front Office
7 2 (0.36%) Automotive
7 2 (0.36%) Legal
7 2 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.18%) Banking
8 1 (0.18%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 212 (37.79%) DevOps Engineer
2 201 (35.83%) Developer
3 121 (21.57%) .NET Developer
4 83 (14.80%) C# Developer
5 61 (10.87%) C# .NET Developer
6 43 (7.66%) Azure Engineer
7 36 (6.42%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 35 (6.24%) Full Stack Developer
9 34 (6.06%) Senior Developer
10 32 (5.70%) Principal Developer
10 32 (5.70%) Senior DevOps
10 32 (5.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 32 (5.70%) Software Developer
11 30 (5.35%) Software Engineer
12 24 (4.28%) .NET Software Developer
13 22 (3.92%) Senior .NET Developer
14 18 (3.21%) Cloud Developer
15 17 (3.03%) Azure DevOps
15 17 (3.03%) Principal .NET Developer
16 16 (2.85%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 302 (53.83%) .NET
2 204 (36.36%) .NET Core
3 134 (23.89%) .NET Framework
4 131 (23.35%) React
5 127 (22.64%) ASP.NET
6 84 (14.97%) AngularJS
7 66 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
8 61 (10.87%) REST
9 57 (10.16%) ASP.NET MVC
10 51 (9.09%) CSS
11 47 (8.38%) Entity Framework
12 44 (7.84%) ASP.NET Core
13 43 (7.66%) Redux
14 42 (7.49%) RESTful
15 41 (7.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 41 (7.31%) HTML
16 36 (6.42%) Node.js
17 34 (6.06%) Blazor
17 34 (6.06%) RabbitMQ
18 25 (4.46%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 29 (5.17%) Greenfield Project
1 29 (5.17%) Public Cloud
2 25 (4.46%) Mobile App
3 22 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (3.21%) Hybrid Cloud
5 14 (2.50%) User Experience
6 12 (2.14%) Cloud Native
7 10 (1.78%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (1.78%) Podcast
8 9 (1.60%) Organisational Skills
9 8 (1.43%) Renewable Energy
10 7 (1.25%) Clustering
10 7 (1.25%) Private Cloud
11 6 (1.07%) Blog
12 5 (0.89%) Digital Media
12 5 (0.89%) Smart Meter
13 4 (0.71%) Data Centre
13 4 (0.71%) Data Structures
13 4 (0.71%) Linux Command Line
14 3 (0.53%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 152 (27.09%) Windows
2 143 (25.49%) Linux
3 77 (13.73%) Windows Server
4 14 (2.50%) AIX
4 14 (2.50%) CentOS
5 10 (1.78%) Ubuntu
6 7 (1.25%) Android
6 7 (1.25%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.07%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.71%) Unix
9 2 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.18%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 387 (68.98%) DevOps
2 291 (51.87%) Agile Software Development
3 161 (28.70%) Scrum
4 154 (27.45%) Continuous Integration
5 137 (24.42%) MVC
6 135 (24.06%) TDD
7 111 (19.79%) Infrastructure as Code
8 96 (17.11%) Microservices
9 86 (15.33%) SDLC
10 70 (12.48%) Continuous Delivery
10 70 (12.48%) Software Engineering
11 66 (11.76%) Unit Testing
12 64 (11.41%) Fintech
13 62 (11.05%) Web Development
14 58 (10.34%) SOLID
15 56 (9.98%) BDD
16 55 (9.80%) OO
17 53 (9.45%) Mentoring
18 51 (9.09%) OWASP
19 50 (8.91%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 297 (52.94%) C#
2 170 (30.30%) JavaScript
3 161 (28.70%) PowerShell
4 157 (27.99%) SQL
5 57 (10.16%) TypeScript
6 52 (9.27%) Python
7 42 (7.49%) Bash Shell
8 23 (4.10%) T-SQL
9 12 (2.14%) Go
10 10 (1.78%) Shell Script
11 8 (1.43%) ES6
12 7 (1.25%) F#
13 6 (1.07%) C
14 5 (0.89%) Java
15 3 (0.53%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 3 (0.53%) Ruby
16 1 (0.18%) Scala
16 1 (0.18%) XAML
Qualifications
1 24 (4.28%) Degree
2 3 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.18%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (8.02%) QA
2 9 (1.60%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.18%) GDPR
3 1 (0.18%) SLA
System Software
1 177 (31.55%) Docker
2 72 (12.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (6.95%) Hyper-V
4 22 (3.92%) Active Directory
5 7 (1.25%) pfSense
6 4 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (0.71%) vSphere
7 1 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.18%) NFS
7 1 (0.18%) Xen
Systems Management
1 131 (23.35%) Ansible
2 127 (22.64%) Terraform
3 101 (18.00%) Puppet
4 86 (15.33%) Kubernetes
5 81 (14.44%) Opscode Chef
6 40 (7.13%) Rancher
7 10 (1.78%) SCCM
8 9 (1.60%) Grafana
8 9 (1.60%) Prometheus
8 9 (1.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 7 (1.25%) Packer
10 6 (1.07%) Consul
11 5 (0.89%) Zipkin
12 2 (0.36%) Graylog
12 2 (0.36%) Nagios
13 1 (0.18%) Galera Cluster
13 1 (0.18%) HAProxy
13 1 (0.18%) MIIS
Vendors
1 194 (34.58%) Microsoft
2 77 (13.73%) VMware
3 14 (2.50%) Google
3 14 (2.50%) Splunk
4 11 (1.96%) Samsung
5 10 (1.78%) Cisco
6 7 (1.25%) Sophos
7 6 (1.07%) Snowplow
8 5 (0.89%) SaltStack
8 5 (0.89%) Sitecore
8 5 (0.89%) Veracode
9 4 (0.71%) RedGate
10 3 (0.53%) AppDynamics
10 3 (0.53%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.36%) GoldenSource
11 2 (0.36%) Oracle
11 2 (0.36%) Xamarin
12 1 (0.18%) CloudEndure
12 1 (0.18%) SAP
12 1 (0.18%) SolarWinds