Period
to 5 April 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 5 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Octopus Deploy
UK
6 months to
5 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 395 400 433
Rank change year-on-year +5 +33 +103
Permanent jobs citing Octopus Deploy 882 1,145 1,246
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.76% 0.77% 0.70%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.92% 3.85% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 710 949 1,043
Median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% -4.00% +19.05%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% -4.10%

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 22,482 29,718 36,640
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.29% 19.92% 20.67%
Number of salaries quoted 17,734 23,616 30,067
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,250 £76,250
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 5 April 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 5 April 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 -15 819 £57,500 -4.17% 101
London +7 431 £75,000 +7.14% 48
UK excluding London +34 426 £50,000 -4.76% 59
South East +24 159 £52,500 +10.53% 15
North of England +45 118 £50,000 -13.04% 14
North West +33 83 £52,500 -12.50% 7
Midlands +70 82 £50,000 +25.00% 13
West Midlands +76 55 £53,750 -14.00% 8
Yorkshire +41 33 £42,500 -5.56% 6
Work from Home +7 31 £47,500 -26.92% 6
East Midlands +26 27 £40,000 +9.59% 5
East of England +10 15 £59,000 -1.67% 7
South West +35 14 £35,000 -23.50% 4
Northern Ireland +33 14 £40,000 -
Scotland +12 13 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Wales +7 10 £45,000 +25.00% 4
North East +2 2 £45,000 - 1
Isle of Man - 1 £33,000 -

For the 6 months to 5 April 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.

1 592 (67.12%) Azure
2 544 (61.68%) C#
3 543 (61.56%) .NET
4 540 (61.22%) Agile Software Development
5 530 (60.09%) TeamCity
6 483 (54.76%) DevOps
7 350 (39.68%) SQL Server
8 318 (36.05%) Git (software)
9 303 (34.35%) AWS
10 286 (32.43%) Finance
11 278 (31.52%) Scrum
12 267 (30.27%) ASP.NET
13 244 (27.66%) SQL
13 244 (27.66%) JavaScript
14 239 (27.10%) .NET Core
15 218 (24.72%) Continuous Integration
16 212 (24.04%) PowerShell
17 207 (23.47%) Microservices
18 205 (23.24%) Jenkins
18 205 (23.24%) Microsoft
19 192 (21.77%) AngularJS
20 186 (21.09%) MVC
21 183 (20.75%) Docker
22 182 (20.63%) TDD
23 162 (18.37%) Windows
24 154 (17.46%) Software Engineering
25 152 (17.23%) .NET Framework
26 150 (17.01%) ASP.NET Web API
26 150 (17.01%) React
27 139 (15.76%) Web Services

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 83 (9.41%) IIS
2 36 (4.08%) Confluence
3 26 (2.95%) CMS
4 25 (2.83%) Elasticsearch
5 23 (2.61%) nginx
6 21 (2.38%) Apache
7 19 (2.15%) NServiceBus
8 17 (1.93%) Umbraco
9 14 (1.59%) Tomcat
10 7 (0.79%) WebSphere
11 6 (0.68%) Apache Spark
12 5 (0.57%) SharePoint
12 5 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
13 3 (0.34%) Apache Pig
13 3 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.34%) EPiServer
13 3 (0.34%) MS Exchange
13 3 (0.34%) WordPress
14 2 (0.23%) Apache Airflow
14 2 (0.23%) Kentico
Applications
1 5 (0.57%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.45%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (1.47%) Shopify
2 11 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.57%) Raiser's Edge
4 2 (0.23%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.23%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.23%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.11%) Salerio
5 1 (0.11%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 592 (67.12%) Azure
2 303 (34.35%) AWS
3 69 (7.82%) SaaS
4 62 (7.03%) IaaS
5 60 (6.80%) GitHub
6 50 (5.67%) Serverless
7 49 (5.56%) PaaS
8 45 (5.10%) GCP
9 27 (3.06%) Azure Active Directory
9 27 (3.06%) Cloud Computing
10 25 (2.83%) AWS CloudFormation
11 22 (2.49%) Amazon EC2
12 21 (2.38%) Power Platform
13 19 (2.15%) Amazon S3
13 19 (2.15%) Office 365
14 18 (2.04%) npm
15 16 (1.81%) Amazon EKS
15 16 (1.81%) AWS Lambda
16 14 (1.59%) AWS Fargate
16 14 (1.59%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 50 (5.67%) Firewall
2 35 (3.97%) Internet
3 26 (2.95%) SSL
4 21 (2.38%) HTTP
5 20 (2.27%) DNS
6 14 (1.59%) TCP/IP
7 10 (1.13%) NetScaler
8 7 (0.79%) FTP
8 7 (0.79%) VPN
9 4 (0.45%) Wireless
10 3 (0.34%) DHCP
10 3 (0.34%) VSAN
11 2 (0.23%) LAN
11 2 (0.23%) Network Security
11 2 (0.23%) Software-Defined Networking
11 2 (0.23%) WAN
12 1 (0.11%) BIG-IP
12 1 (0.11%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.11%) PBX
12 1 (0.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 350 (39.68%) SQL Server
2 125 (14.17%) NoSQL
3 116 (13.15%) Redis
4 86 (9.75%) MongoDB
5 76 (8.62%) MySQL
6 71 (8.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 56 (6.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 45 (5.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 41 (4.65%) Apache Cassandra
10 39 (4.42%) CouchDB
11 26 (2.95%) RDBMS
11 26 (2.95%) Relational Database
12 24 (2.72%) Cosmos DB
13 20 (2.27%) Hadoop
13 20 (2.27%) Oracle Database
14 19 (2.15%) Power BI
14 19 (2.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 18 (2.04%) Amazon RDS
16 16 (1.81%) Oracle Database 12c
17 15 (1.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 530 (60.09%) TeamCity
2 318 (36.05%) Git (software)
3 205 (23.24%) Jenkins
4 97 (11.00%) JIRA
5 95 (10.77%) Visual Studio Team System
6 84 (9.52%) Bitbucket
7 79 (8.96%) NUnit
8 76 (8.62%) Jasmine
8 76 (8.62%) MSBuild
8 76 (8.62%) Team Foundation Server
9 57 (6.46%) SpecFlow
10 54 (6.12%) Selenium
11 53 (6.01%) Visual Studio
12 42 (4.76%) Karma Test Runner
12 42 (4.76%) MSTest
13 36 (4.08%) GitLab
14 29 (3.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 27 (3.06%) Maven
15 27 (3.06%) ReSharper
16 25 (2.83%) JMeter
General
1 286 (32.43%) Finance
2 84 (9.52%) Front Office
3 19 (2.15%) Retail
4 18 (2.04%) Automotive
4 18 (2.04%) Banking
4 18 (2.04%) Games
5 9 (1.02%) Back Office
6 8 (0.91%) Financial Institution
6 8 (0.91%) Investment Banking
6 8 (0.91%) Legal
7 6 (0.68%) Local Government
8 5 (0.57%) Public Sector
9 4 (0.45%) Billing
9 4 (0.45%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.23%) Advertising
10 2 (0.23%) Marketing
11 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.11%) Brand Awareness
11 1 (0.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 398 (45.12%) Developer
2 179 (20.29%) .NET Developer
3 174 (19.73%) DevOps Engineer
4 135 (15.31%) C# Developer
5 78 (8.84%) Senior Developer
6 63 (7.14%) Software Engineer
7 58 (6.58%) Software Developer
8 57 (6.46%) Azure Engineer
9 51 (5.78%) React Developer
10 49 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
11 48 (5.44%) Angular Developer
12 38 (4.31%) Platform Engineer
13 37 (4.20%) Full Stack Developer
14 33 (3.74%) Analyst
14 33 (3.74%) Data Engineer
15 30 (3.40%) Azure DevOps Engineer
16 27 (3.06%) Architect
16 27 (3.06%) Azure Developer
17 22 (2.49%) Azure DevOps
17 22 (2.49%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 543 (61.56%) .NET
2 267 (30.27%) ASP.NET
3 239 (27.10%) .NET Core
4 192 (21.77%) AngularJS
5 152 (17.23%) .NET Framework
6 150 (17.01%) ASP.NET Web API
6 150 (17.01%) React
7 139 (15.76%) Web Services
8 138 (15.65%) CSS
9 114 (12.93%) HTML
10 98 (11.11%) REST
11 89 (10.09%) RESTful
12 85 (9.64%) Entity Framework
13 84 (9.52%) RabbitMQ
14 74 (8.39%) ASP.NET MVC
15 69 (7.82%) jQuery
16 66 (7.48%) Kafka
17 63 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 54 (6.12%) Enzyme
18 54 (6.12%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 69 (7.82%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (4.99%) Self-Motivation
3 43 (4.88%) Greenfield Project
4 32 (3.63%) User Experience
5 23 (2.61%) Mobile App
6 22 (2.49%) Cloud Native
7 19 (2.15%) Hybrid Cloud
8 18 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
9 17 (1.93%) Hedge funds
10 13 (1.47%) Analytical Mindset
11 8 (0.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 8 (0.91%) Grid Computing
11 8 (0.91%) Linux Command Line
11 8 (0.91%) Public Cloud
12 7 (0.79%) Management Information System
12 7 (0.79%) Virtual Team
13 6 (0.68%) AS400
13 6 (0.68%) Blog
13 6 (0.68%) Clustering
14 4 (0.45%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 162 (18.37%) Windows
2 85 (9.64%) Linux
3 83 (9.41%) Windows Server
4 23 (2.61%) Windows Server 2016
5 20 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (1.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (1.47%) Mac OS
7 13 (1.47%) VMS
8 10 (1.13%) Windows 10
9 9 (1.02%) Android
10 7 (0.79%) Unix
11 6 (0.68%) Mesosphere
12 4 (0.45%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.34%) OS/400
13 3 (0.34%) Windows Server 2019
14 2 (0.23%) CentOS
14 2 (0.23%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 540 (61.22%) Agile Software Development
2 483 (54.76%) DevOps
3 278 (31.52%) Scrum
4 218 (24.72%) Continuous Integration
5 207 (23.47%) Microservices
6 186 (21.09%) MVC
7 182 (20.63%) TDD
8 154 (17.46%) Software Engineering
9 122 (13.83%) Unit Testing
10 110 (12.47%) Test Automation
11 107 (12.13%) Problem-Solving
12 103 (11.68%) Deployment Automation
13 100 (11.34%) BDD
14 84 (9.52%) CQRS
15 81 (9.18%) Analytics
16 75 (8.50%) Continuous Improvement
16 75 (8.50%) Infrastructure as Code
17 72 (8.16%) Fintech
18 71 (8.05%) Continuous Deployment
18 71 (8.05%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 544 (61.68%) C#
2 244 (27.66%) JavaScript
2 244 (27.66%) SQL
3 212 (24.04%) PowerShell
4 120 (13.61%) Python
5 77 (8.73%) Java
6 64 (7.26%) Bash Shell
7 63 (7.14%) F#
8 50 (5.67%) T-SQL
9 36 (4.08%) TypeScript
10 30 (3.40%) Go
11 19 (2.15%) Ruby
12 18 (2.04%) C
12 18 (2.04%) Scala
13 16 (1.81%) PHP
13 16 (1.81%) Shell Script
14 13 (1.47%) Apex Code
14 13 (1.47%) PL/SQL
14 13 (1.47%) SOQL
15 9 (1.02%) Perl
Qualifications
1 60 (6.80%) Degree
2 36 (4.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 25 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (1.25%) ISTQB
4 11 (1.25%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 7 (0.79%) ISEB
5 7 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (0.57%) AWS Certification
7 3 (0.34%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.34%) PMP
7 3 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.11%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (7.48%) QA
2 5 (0.57%) SLA
3 2 (0.23%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.23%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.11%) GDPR
4 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 183 (20.75%) Docker
2 58 (6.58%) Active Directory
3 27 (3.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (1.36%) DFS Replication
5 9 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (1.02%) XenApp
5 9 (1.02%) XenDesktop
6 8 (0.91%) vSphere
7 7 (0.79%) Hyper-V
8 6 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.34%) Apache Flume
9 3 (0.34%) HDFS
10 1 (0.11%) Firmware
10 1 (0.11%) KVM
10 1 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 131 (14.85%) Kubernetes
2 121 (13.72%) Puppet
3 120 (13.61%) Ansible
3 120 (13.61%) Terraform
4 98 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
5 41 (4.65%) SCCM
6 25 (2.83%) Grafana
7 15 (1.70%) Prometheus
8 13 (1.47%) Kibana
9 12 (1.36%) Istio
10 10 (1.13%) Automic
11 9 (1.02%) Consul
11 9 (1.02%) Jamf Pro
12 8 (0.91%) Salt
13 6 (0.68%) Data Guard
13 6 (0.68%) Oracle RMAN
13 6 (0.68%) ZABBIX
14 5 (0.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 5 (0.57%) Rancher
15 4 (0.45%) Packer
Vendors
1 205 (23.24%) Microsoft
2 58 (6.58%) VMware
3 49 (5.56%) Oracle
3 49 (5.56%) Tableau
4 31 (3.51%) Splunk
5 24 (2.72%) New Relic
6 18 (2.04%) Google
6 18 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
7 17 (1.93%) Sitecore
8 14 (1.59%) Atlassian
8 14 (1.59%) Xamarin
9 13 (1.47%) IBM
9 13 (1.47%) Pardot
9 13 (1.47%) ServiceNow
10 11 (1.25%) Citrix
11 10 (1.13%) Black Duck
12 9 (1.02%) Cognos
12 9 (1.02%) MicroStrategy
13 8 (0.91%) Red Hat
13 8 (0.91%) SolarWinds