Period
to 23 February 2018

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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Octopus Deploy
UK
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 463 511 841
Rank change year-on-year +48 +330 +236
Permanent jobs citing Octopus Deploy 1,107 871 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.63% 0.50% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.07% 2.61% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 943 785 392
UK median annual salary £62,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.05% +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £36,900 £35,000 £35,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £82,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £46,924 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28% -

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 36,070 33,308 37,359
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.47% 18.98% 17.68%
Number of salaries quoted 29,676 28,296 31,829
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%

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 23 February 2018.

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 23 February 2018. 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 +66 1,057 £62,500 +19.05% 181
London +87 707 £67,500 +12.50% 96
UK excluding London +50 389 £45,000 -4.10% 90
South East +41 118 £47,500 - 25
North of England -11 115 £40,000 -15.79% 35
Midlands +30 71 £41,500 -7.78% 19
Yorkshire -9 64 £40,000 -13.04% 17
East Midlands +41 55 £40,750 +1.88% 12
North West +3 49 £40,000 -15.79% 14
Scotland -15 33 £45,000 +12.50% 4
South West +27 25 £50,000 +8.70% 2
East of England -37 19 £42,500 -15.00% 4
West Midlands -19 16 £50,000 - 7
Northern Ireland - 6 - - 1
Wales +8 2 £37,000 -7.50%
North East -26 2 £50,000 -25.93% 4

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, 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.

1 750 (67.75%) .NET
2 710 (64.14%) TeamCity
3 705 (63.69%) Agile Software Development
4 648 (58.54%) DevOps
5 586 (52.94%) C#
6 483 (43.63%) Microsoft Azure
7 466 (42.10%) Continuous Integration
8 445 (40.20%) PowerShell
9 444 (40.11%) SQL Server
10 398 (35.95%) Git (software)
11 383 (34.60%) ASP.NET
12 379 (34.24%) Windows
13 360 (32.52%) SQL
14 357 (32.25%) Amazon AWS
15 349 (31.53%) MVC
16 322 (29.09%) Jenkins
17 321 (29.00%) Team Foundation Server
18 317 (28.64%) Finance
19 311 (28.09%) Microservices
20 309 (27.91%) Scrum
21 308 (27.82%) Microsoft
22 296 (26.74%) Puppet
23 292 (26.38%) JavaScript
24 275 (24.84%) Ansible
25 253 (22.85%) AngularJS
26 252 (22.76%) RESTful
27 250 (22.58%) Opscode Chef
28 233 (21.05%) Software Engineering
29 224 (20.23%) IIS
30 223 (20.14%) Atlassian Bamboo

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
1 224 (20.23%) IIS
2 101 (9.12%) Confluence
3 77 (6.96%) CMS
4 55 (4.97%) NServiceBus
5 50 (4.52%) EPiServer
6 46 (4.16%) Tomcat
7 42 (3.79%) Apache
8 41 (3.70%) Sitecore CMS
9 38 (3.43%) Sitefinity
10 26 (2.35%) Umbraco
11 20 (1.81%) Elasticsearch
12 14 (1.26%) JBoss
12 14 (1.26%) OpenStack
13 12 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
13 12 (1.08%) Kentico
14 10 (0.90%) SharePoint
15 9 (0.81%) Anypoint
15 9 (0.81%) WebSphere
16 5 (0.45%) Apache Spark
16 5 (0.45%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (0.27%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.18%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.090%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (1.45%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.090%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.090%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 483 (43.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 357 (32.25%) Amazon AWS
3 82 (7.41%) Google Cloud Platform
4 60 (5.42%) GitHub
5 54 (4.88%) IaaS
6 49 (4.43%) AWS CloudFormation
7 48 (4.34%) Azure Active Directory
8 47 (4.25%) Amazon S3
9 45 (4.07%) Amazon EC2
10 42 (3.79%) PaaS
11 41 (3.70%) npm
12 35 (3.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 27 (2.44%) SaaS
14 20 (1.81%) Amazon SQS
15 16 (1.45%) Office 365
16 14 (1.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 14 (1.26%) Sauce Labs
17 12 (1.08%) BlazeMeter
18 10 (0.90%) CloudBees
19 9 (0.81%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 39 (3.52%) Firewall
2 30 (2.71%) VPN
3 26 (2.35%) DNS
4 22 (1.99%) DHCP
5 16 (1.45%) HTTP
6 13 (1.17%) DMZ
7 12 (1.08%) WAN
8 11 (0.99%) TCP/IP
9 10 (0.90%) SSL
10 9 (0.81%) NetScaler
11 5 (0.45%) PBX
11 5 (0.45%) VLAN
11 5 (0.45%) VoIP
12 4 (0.36%) Network Security
13 3 (0.27%) Internet
13 3 (0.27%) SMS
14 1 (0.090%) OpenVPN
14 1 (0.090%) Skype
14 1 (0.090%) SMTP
14 1 (0.090%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 444 (40.11%) SQL Server
2 138 (12.47%) NoSQL
3 120 (10.84%) MongoDB
4 72 (6.50%) SQL Server 2016
5 69 (6.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 52 (4.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 49 (4.43%) SQL Server 2012
8 40 (3.61%) MySQL
9 38 (3.43%) Couchbase
10 34 (3.07%) Event Store
10 34 (3.07%) SQL Server 2008
11 29 (2.62%) Amazon RDS
12 26 (2.35%) Apache Cassandra
13 25 (2.26%) Relational Database
14 23 (2.08%) Redis
14 23 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 21 (1.90%) RavenDB
16 16 (1.45%) SSDT
17 15 (1.36%) Hadoop
18 14 (1.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 710 (64.14%) TeamCity
2 398 (35.95%) Git (software)
3 322 (29.09%) Jenkins
4 321 (29.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 223 (20.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 204 (18.43%) JIRA
7 196 (17.71%) MSBuild
8 142 (12.83%) Visual Studio
9 101 (9.12%) Selenium
10 86 (7.77%) Subversion
11 75 (6.78%) Hudson
12 74 (6.68%) Visual Studio Team System
13 54 (4.88%) NuGet
14 43 (3.88%) Bower
15 41 (3.70%) GoCD
16 40 (3.61%) Karma Test Runner
16 40 (3.61%) Mocha
17 38 (3.43%) gulp
17 38 (3.43%) Protractor
17 38 (3.43%) Travis CI
General
1 317 (28.64%) Finance
2 183 (16.53%) Banking
3 43 (3.88%) Marketing
4 29 (2.62%) Law
5 28 (2.53%) Retail
6 21 (1.90%) Advertising
7 12 (1.08%) Games
8 11 (0.99%) Retail Banking
9 9 (0.81%) Legal
10 8 (0.72%) Automotive
11 7 (0.63%) Publishing
12 5 (0.45%) Back Office
12 5 (0.45%) Local Government
13 2 (0.18%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.18%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.18%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.090%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.090%) Electronics
14 1 (0.090%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 451 (40.74%) Developer
2 290 (26.20%) .NET Developer
3 225 (20.33%) C# Developer
4 218 (19.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 173 (15.63%) C# .NET Developer
6 130 (11.74%) ASP.NET Developer
7 120 (10.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 111 (10.03%) Senior Developer
9 73 (6.59%) Software Engineer
10 68 (6.14%) Senior .NET Developer
11 66 (5.96%) Agile C# Developer
11 66 (5.96%) Agile Developer
12 64 (5.78%) Agile .NET Developer
13 63 (5.69%) Windows Engineer
14 59 (5.33%) Applications Developer
14 59 (5.33%) Windows DevOps Engineer
15 58 (5.24%) Administrator
16 55 (4.97%) DBA
17 51 (4.61%) Consultant
17 51 (4.61%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 750 (67.75%) .NET
2 383 (34.60%) ASP.NET
3 253 (22.85%) AngularJS
4 252 (22.76%) RESTful
5 205 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
6 195 (17.62%) ASP.NET Web API
7 175 (15.81%) .NET Framework
8 170 (15.36%) HTML
9 155 (14.00%) CSS
10 128 (11.56%) React
11 125 (11.29%) HTML5
12 112 (10.12%) Entity Framework
13 107 (9.67%) jQuery
14 78 (7.05%) CSS3
14 78 (7.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 75 (6.78%) HATEOAS
15 75 (6.78%) Web Services
16 69 (6.23%) ASP.NET Core
17 60 (5.42%) .NET Core
18 55 (4.97%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 141 (12.74%) Greenfield Project
2 87 (7.86%) Online Banking
3 85 (7.68%) Fintech
4 59 (5.33%) Data Centre
5 58 (5.24%) Clustering
6 43 (3.88%) User Experience
7 34 (3.07%) Cloud Native
8 25 (2.26%) Management Information System
9 23 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
10 20 (1.81%) Private Cloud
11 18 (1.63%) Computer Science
12 12 (1.08%) Hybrid Cloud
12 12 (1.08%) Mobile App
13 10 (0.90%) Algorithms
14 9 (0.81%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (0.81%) Robotics
14 9 (0.81%) Virtual Team
15 8 (0.72%) Digital Media
16 7 (0.63%) Social Network
16 7 (0.63%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 379 (34.24%) Windows
2 188 (16.98%) Windows Server
3 173 (15.63%) Linux
4 44 (3.97%) Unix
5 36 (3.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (1.26%) CentOS
9 10 (0.90%) CoreOS
9 10 (0.90%) VMS
10 6 (0.54%) Ubuntu
11 5 (0.45%) Android
12 4 (0.36%) Fedora
12 4 (0.36%) Solaris
13 2 (0.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 705 (63.69%) Agile Software Development
2 648 (58.54%) DevOps
3 466 (42.10%) Continuous Integration
4 349 (31.53%) MVC
5 311 (28.09%) Microservices
6 309 (27.91%) Scrum
7 233 (21.05%) Software Engineering
8 213 (19.24%) TDD
9 212 (19.15%) Configuration Management
10 176 (15.90%) SOLID
11 160 (14.45%) Test Automation
12 146 (13.19%) Open Source
13 141 (12.74%) BDD
14 137 (12.38%) Continuous Improvement
15 127 (11.47%) Continuous Delivery
16 113 (10.21%) Domain-Driven Design
17 104 (9.39%) High Availability
17 104 (9.39%) SDLC
18 97 (8.76%) CQRS
18 97 (8.76%) OO
Programming Languages
1 586 (52.94%) C#
2 445 (40.20%) PowerShell
3 360 (32.52%) SQL
4 292 (26.38%) JavaScript
5 115 (10.39%) Java
6 87 (7.86%) Python
7 73 (6.59%) T-SQL
8 61 (5.51%) F#
9 51 (4.61%) Bash Shell
10 38 (3.43%) PHP
11 37 (3.34%) Ruby
12 35 (3.16%) TypeScript
12 35 (3.16%) VB.NET
13 20 (1.81%) C++
14 19 (1.72%) Perl
15 13 (1.17%) Shell Script
16 8 (0.72%) VB
17 5 (0.45%) C
17 5 (0.45%) ES6
18 4 (0.36%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 87 (7.86%) Degree
2 64 (5.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 47 (4.25%) MCP
3 47 (4.25%) MCPD
4 12 (1.08%) Sun Certification
5 8 (0.72%) MCSE
6 6 (0.54%) MCSA
7 5 (0.45%) AWS Certification
8 4 (0.36%) Check Point Certification
9 3 (0.27%) ISEB
10 2 (0.18%) CCNA
10 2 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.18%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (0.18%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.090%) CIPFA
11 1 (0.090%) MCITP
11 1 (0.090%) MCTS
11 1 (0.090%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (4.16%) QA
2 37 (3.34%) GCP
3 6 (0.54%) GDPR
4 5 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.45%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.27%) COBIT
6 2 (0.18%) SLA
System Software
1 214 (19.33%) Docker
2 95 (8.58%) Active Directory
3 31 (2.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
5 19 (1.72%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.45%) vSphere
7 4 (0.36%) HDFS
8 2 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.090%) LXC
9 1 (0.090%) NFS
Systems Management
1 296 (26.74%) Puppet
2 275 (24.84%) Ansible
3 250 (22.58%) Opscode Chef
4 79 (7.14%) Terraform
5 49 (4.43%) Nagios
6 39 (3.52%) Kubernetes
7 32 (2.89%) Consul
7 32 (2.89%) Rundeck
8 26 (2.35%) Icinga
9 17 (1.54%) CFEngine
10 14 (1.26%) HAProxy
11 13 (1.17%) Salt
12 12 (1.08%) Mesos
13 11 (0.99%) SCOM
14 10 (0.90%) Graphite
15 5 (0.45%) Business Desktop Deployment
15 5 (0.45%) Control-M
15 5 (0.45%) Packer
16 4 (0.36%) Kibana
16 4 (0.36%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 308 (27.82%) Microsoft
2 91 (8.22%) RedGate
3 67 (6.05%) Sitecore
4 63 (5.69%) VMware
5 62 (5.60%) Splunk
6 56 (5.06%) Google
7 48 (4.34%) New Relic
8 37 (3.34%) Oracle
9 33 (2.98%) Atlassian
10 31 (2.80%) AppDynamics
10 31 (2.80%) ServiceNow
11 30 (2.71%) Red Hat
12 21 (1.90%) IBM
13 18 (1.63%) Trend Micro
14 17 (1.54%) Xamarin
15 16 (1.45%) Marketo
16 15 (1.36%) Cisco
17 13 (1.17%) SAP
17 13 (1.17%) XebiaLabs
18 11 (0.99%) Alias