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

Octopus Deploy
UK
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 399 525 759
Rank change year-on-year +126 +234 +306
Permanent jobs citing Octopus Deploy 1,347 867 553
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.77% 0.50% 0.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.74% 2.49% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1,029 761 483
UK median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 36,060 34,844 36,131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.75% 20.14% 17.98%
Number of salaries quoted 29,269 29,002 31,087
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Octopus Deploy in the UK

Octopus Deploy
Top 14 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 June 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 +133 1,291 £60,000 +9.09% 164
London +120 839 £67,500 +8.00% 78
UK excluding London +102 483 £47,500 +5.56% 89
North of England +85 215 £47,500 +14.46% 36
North West +89 129 £56,250 +25.00% 21
South East +36 98 £47,500 - 25
Midlands +60 92 £45,000 - 11
Yorkshire +6 73 £47,000 +17.50% 12
East Midlands +74 72 £45,000 - 7
Scotland -12 31 £62,500 +56.25% 1
South West +10 29 £50,000 +25.00% 8
West Midlands +7 20 £60,000 +33.33% 4
East of England -41 18 £36,000 -28.00% 6
North East -5 13 £45,000 -23.40% 3

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 904 (67.11%) Agile Software Development
2 879 (65.26%) TeamCity
3 769 (57.09%) .NET
4 764 (56.72%) DevOps
5 697 (51.74%) C#
6 684 (50.78%) Microsoft Azure
7 595 (44.17%) Git (software)
8 581 (43.13%) SQL
9 572 (42.46%) Amazon AWS
10 510 (37.86%) SQL Server
11 502 (37.27%) Windows
11 502 (37.27%) Jenkins
12 462 (34.30%) Continuous Integration
13 430 (31.92%) Team Foundation Server
14 427 (31.70%) PowerShell
15 374 (27.77%) MVC
16 356 (26.43%) JavaScript
17 340 (25.24%) Ansible
18 338 (25.09%) TDD
19 335 (24.87%) JIRA
20 331 (24.57%) Linux
21 329 (24.42%) Microservices
22 319 (23.68%) ASP.NET
23 316 (23.46%) Microsoft
23 316 (23.46%) RESTful
24 300 (22.27%) Puppet
25 292 (21.68%) Docker
25 292 (21.68%) Finance
26 291 (21.60%) Software Engineering
27 289 (21.46%) AngularJS

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
1 201 (14.92%) IIS
2 179 (13.29%) Confluence
3 108 (8.02%) CMS
4 88 (6.53%) EPiServer
5 59 (4.38%) Sitecore CMS
6 46 (3.41%) Elasticsearch
6 46 (3.41%) Tomcat
7 36 (2.67%) Apache
8 34 (2.52%) Umbraco
9 32 (2.38%) NServiceBus
10 23 (1.71%) OpenStack
11 19 (1.41%) Sitefinity
12 16 (1.19%) SharePoint
13 15 (1.11%) JBoss
14 12 (0.89%) CloudStack
15 10 (0.74%) Anypoint
15 10 (0.74%) Apache Airflow
15 10 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
16 8 (0.59%) Apache Spark
16 8 (0.59%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
2 7 (0.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.22%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.15%) Mingle
4 2 (0.15%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.074%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 40 (2.97%) Eloqua
2 12 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.52%) Distributed Ledger
3 7 (0.52%) R3 Corda
4 2 (0.15%) SunGard GMI
5 1 (0.074%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (0.074%) Front Arena
5 1 (0.074%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 684 (50.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 572 (42.46%) Amazon AWS
3 155 (11.51%) Google Cloud Platform
4 141 (10.47%) Amazon EC2
5 130 (9.65%) Amazon S3
6 129 (9.58%) AWS CloudFormation
7 126 (9.35%) GitHub
8 90 (6.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 82 (6.09%) Azure Active Directory
10 78 (5.79%) Amazon SQS
11 70 (5.20%) npm
12 43 (3.19%) SaaS
13 38 (2.82%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 37 (2.75%) PaaS
15 36 (2.67%) IaaS
16 35 (2.60%) NuGet
17 25 (1.86%) CloudBees
18 24 (1.78%) Route 53
19 21 (1.56%) Amazon ELB
20 18 (1.34%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 43 (3.19%) Firewall
2 32 (2.38%) TCP/IP
3 30 (2.23%) DNS
4 27 (2.00%) HTTP
5 21 (1.56%) Internet
6 18 (1.34%) DHCP
6 18 (1.34%) VPN
7 11 (0.82%) SMS
8 7 (0.52%) Network Security
9 6 (0.45%) Remote Desktop
9 6 (0.45%) SSL
10 5 (0.37%) DMZ
11 3 (0.22%) SNMP
12 2 (0.15%) Skype
13 1 (0.074%) Cisco Firepower
13 1 (0.074%) SAN
13 1 (0.074%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 510 (37.86%) SQL Server
2 192 (14.25%) NoSQL
3 158 (11.73%) MongoDB
4 95 (7.05%) Amazon RDS
5 67 (4.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 64 (4.75%) Redis
7 56 (4.16%) SQL Server 2016
8 55 (4.08%) MySQL
9 52 (3.86%) Couchbase
10 42 (3.12%) Event Store
11 41 (3.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 40 (2.97%) Hadoop
13 39 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 32 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
14 32 (2.38%) SSDT
15 30 (2.23%) Apache Cassandra
16 29 (2.15%) Relational Database
17 28 (2.08%) Power BI
18 26 (1.93%) Big Data
18 26 (1.93%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 879 (65.26%) TeamCity
2 595 (44.17%) Git (software)
3 502 (37.27%) Jenkins
4 430 (31.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 335 (24.87%) JIRA
6 270 (20.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 177 (13.14%) Visual Studio
8 150 (11.14%) Selenium
9 129 (9.58%) MSBuild
10 127 (9.43%) Subversion
11 115 (8.54%) Visual Studio Team System
12 82 (6.09%) GoCD
13 72 (5.35%) gulp
14 71 (5.27%) Bitbucket
14 71 (5.27%) Bower
15 70 (5.20%) Protractor
16 66 (4.90%) Karma Test Runner
16 66 (4.90%) Mocha
16 66 (4.90%) Sinon.JS
17 53 (3.93%) IBM UrbanCode
General
1 292 (21.68%) Finance
2 93 (6.90%) Banking
3 73 (5.42%) Retail
4 57 (4.23%) Marketing
5 51 (3.79%) Advertising
6 24 (1.78%) Retail Banking
7 20 (1.48%) Automotive
8 16 (1.19%) Back Office
9 15 (1.11%) Law
10 10 (0.74%) Investment Banking
11 8 (0.59%) Manufacturing
12 7 (0.52%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.37%) Games
14 4 (0.30%) Front Office
14 4 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.30%) Telecoms
15 3 (0.22%) Publishing
16 1 (0.074%) German Language
Job Titles
1 515 (38.23%) Developer
2 329 (24.42%) .NET Developer
3 230 (17.07%) C# Developer
4 199 (14.77%) DevOps Engineer
5 170 (12.62%) C# .NET Developer
6 134 (9.95%) Software Engineer
7 121 (8.98%) Senior Developer
8 85 (6.31%) .NET Software Engineer
8 85 (6.31%) ASP.NET Developer
9 81 (6.01%) Senior .NET Developer
10 79 (5.86%) Consultant
11 76 (5.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 75 (5.57%) Architect
13 70 (5.20%) C# Software Engineer
14 63 (4.68%) Senior C# Developer
15 59 (4.38%) Agile Developer
16 58 (4.31%) Full Stack Developer
17 57 (4.23%) Agile .NET Developer
18 56 (4.16%) Senior C# .NET Developer
19 55 (4.08%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 769 (57.09%) .NET
2 319 (23.68%) ASP.NET
3 316 (23.46%) RESTful
4 289 (21.46%) AngularJS
5 247 (18.34%) HTML
6 232 (17.22%) CSS
7 219 (16.26%) .NET Framework
8 198 (14.70%) ASP.NET Web API
9 196 (14.55%) ASP.NET MVC
10 180 (13.36%) jQuery
11 147 (10.91%) Web Services
12 143 (10.62%) React
13 127 (9.43%) HTML5
14 115 (8.54%) CSS3
15 102 (7.57%) Entity Framework
16 101 (7.50%) .NET Core
17 98 (7.28%) Sass
17 98 (7.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 83 (6.16%) WCF
19 81 (6.01%) ASP.NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 132 (9.80%) Greenfield Project
2 104 (7.72%) Fintech
3 83 (6.16%) Private Cloud
4 76 (5.64%) User Experience
5 54 (4.01%) Cloud Native
6 51 (3.79%) Analytical Skills
7 48 (3.56%) Management Information System
8 39 (2.90%) Online Banking
9 34 (2.52%) Computer Science
10 32 (2.38%) Mobile App
11 30 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
12 29 (2.15%) Data Centre
13 24 (1.78%) Data Structures
14 22 (1.63%) Self-Motivation
15 20 (1.48%) Algorithms
15 20 (1.48%) Clustering
15 20 (1.48%) Robotics
16 16 (1.19%) Equities
17 15 (1.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 15 (1.11%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 502 (37.27%) Windows
2 331 (24.57%) Linux
3 141 (10.47%) Windows Server
4 84 (6.24%) Unix
5 44 (3.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 39 (2.90%) CentOS
7 32 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 26 (1.93%) Ubuntu
9 25 (1.86%) CoreOS
10 24 (1.78%) VMS
11 13 (0.97%) Fedora
11 13 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (0.97%) SUSE
12 2 (0.15%) Android
12 2 (0.15%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.074%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.074%) OpenBSD
13 1 (0.074%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 904 (67.11%) Agile Software Development
2 764 (56.72%) DevOps
3 462 (34.30%) Continuous Integration
4 374 (27.77%) MVC
5 338 (25.09%) TDD
6 329 (24.42%) Microservices
7 291 (21.60%) Software Engineering
8 274 (20.34%) Scrum
9 212 (15.74%) Test Automation
10 208 (15.44%) Deployment Automation
11 195 (14.48%) BDD
12 189 (14.03%) Continuous Improvement
13 181 (13.44%) Continuous Delivery
14 176 (13.07%) SOLID
15 169 (12.55%) Problem-Solving
16 149 (11.06%) Business Intelligence
17 133 (9.87%) Configuration Management
18 116 (8.61%) Open Source
19 112 (8.31%) Domain-Driven Design
20 109 (8.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 697 (51.74%) C#
2 581 (43.13%) SQL
3 427 (31.70%) PowerShell
4 356 (26.43%) JavaScript
5 218 (16.18%) Python
6 164 (12.18%) T-SQL
7 152 (11.28%) Java
8 81 (6.01%) Bash Shell
9 71 (5.27%) VB.NET
10 61 (4.53%) Ruby
11 58 (4.31%) TypeScript
12 39 (2.90%) Perl
13 37 (2.75%) F#
14 22 (1.63%) Bourne shell
15 21 (1.56%) C
16 20 (1.48%) Korn
17 19 (1.41%) VB
18 13 (0.97%) C++
19 12 (0.89%) XAML
20 11 (0.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 181 (13.44%) Degree
2 66 (4.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 47 (3.49%) SAFe Agilist
4 34 (2.52%) MCP
4 34 (2.52%) MCPD
5 22 (1.63%) MCSE
6 16 (1.19%) AWS Certification
7 13 (0.97%) MCSA
8 12 (0.89%) DBS Check
8 12 (0.89%) Sun Certification
9 9 (0.67%) CCNA
9 9 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (0.52%) BC Cleared
10 7 (0.52%) Computer Science Degree
10 7 (0.52%) Security Cleared
10 7 (0.52%) TOGAF Certification
11 6 (0.45%) RHCE
12 4 (0.30%) Master's Degree
13 2 (0.15%) MCITP
14 1 (0.074%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (5.12%) QA
2 66 (4.90%) GCP
3 15 (1.11%) GDPR
4 14 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (0.82%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.59%) SLA
7 3 (0.22%) COBIT
7 3 (0.22%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.22%) EMIR
7 3 (0.22%) FATCA
7 3 (0.22%) MiFID
8 1 (0.074%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 292 (21.68%) Docker
2 140 (10.39%) Active Directory
3 95 (7.05%) Virtual Machines
4 48 (3.56%) Hyper-V
5 23 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (1.04%) vSphere
7 9 (0.67%) Xen
7 9 (0.67%) XenServer
8 3 (0.22%) Varnish
9 2 (0.15%) HDFS
9 2 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.074%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 340 (25.24%) Ansible
2 300 (22.27%) Puppet
3 288 (21.38%) Opscode Chef
4 147 (10.91%) Terraform
5 80 (5.94%) Kubernetes
6 60 (4.45%) Nagios
7 55 (4.08%) Rundeck
8 53 (3.93%) Consul
9 36 (2.67%) Packer
10 25 (1.86%) Automic
10 25 (1.86%) Graphite
11 23 (1.71%) logstash
11 23 (1.71%) Salt
12 22 (1.63%) Grafana
13 18 (1.34%) HAProxy
14 16 (1.19%) Kibana
15 15 (1.11%) Icinga
16 13 (0.97%) Prometheus
17 12 (0.89%) SCCM
17 12 (0.89%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 316 (23.46%) Microsoft
2 105 (7.80%) Google
3 102 (7.57%) New Relic
4 89 (6.61%) Sitecore
5 77 (5.72%) Trend Micro
6 75 (5.57%) Splunk
7 71 (5.27%) RedGate
8 69 (5.12%) VMware
9 57 (4.23%) ServiceNow
10 53 (3.93%) Delphix
11 50 (3.71%) Oracle
12 44 (3.27%) AppDynamics
13 42 (3.12%) Xamarin
14 40 (2.97%) Marketo
15 37 (2.75%) Red Hat
16 28 (2.08%) XebiaLabs
17 25 (1.86%) Alias
18 22 (1.63%) Atlassian
19 20 (1.48%) Blue Prism
20 18 (1.34%) Cognizant