Period
to 28 July 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 28 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Octopus Deploy
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
28 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 275 206 270
Rank change year-on-year -69 +64 +9
Permanent jobs citing Octopus Deploy 222 32 37
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.97% 0.59% 0.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.27% 2.82% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 190 31 35
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £42,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £41,250 £54,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £72,000
Median % change year-on-year - -23.61% +30.91%
75th Percentile £65,938 £70,000 £87,500
90th Percentile £75,125 £95,000 "
UK median annual salary £61,500 £61,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +11.82% -8.33%

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 WFH option and a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 5,194 1,133 1,671
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 22.75% 20.97% 20.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4,093 1,008 1,545
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +10.00%
75th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £71,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £79,125 £82,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Octopus Deploy
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Octopus Deploy as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Octopus Deploy trend for jobs with a WFH option

Octopus Deploy
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Octopus Deploy.

Octopus Deploy salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Octopus Deploy
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Octopus Deploy over the 6 months to 28 July 2021.

Octopus Deploy salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 28 July 2021, Octopus Deploy job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Octopus Deploy.

1 164 (73.87%) Azure
2 149 (67.12%) TeamCity
3 145 (65.32%) .NET
4 137 (61.71%) Agile Software Development
5 132 (59.46%) DevOps
6 124 (55.86%) C#
7 120 (54.05%) Microsoft
8 108 (48.65%) .NET Core
9 89 (40.09%) JavaScript
10 83 (37.39%) SQL
11 76 (34.23%) SQL Server
12 71 (31.98%) Scrum
13 69 (31.08%) React
14 68 (30.63%) ASP.NET
15 67 (30.18%) PowerShell
16 63 (28.38%) Microservices
17 58 (26.13%) Git (software)
18 57 (25.68%) AngularJS
18 57 (25.68%) Greenfield Project
19 56 (25.23%) Terraform
19 56 (25.23%) Windows
20 51 (22.97%) Continuous Integration
20 51 (22.97%) ASP.NET Web API
21 48 (21.62%) SDLC
22 45 (20.27%) .NET Framework
23 44 (19.82%) E-Commerce
24 42 (18.92%) Azure Service Bus
25 41 (18.47%) CQRS
25 41 (18.47%) Domain-Driven Design
26 39 (17.57%) ASP.NET Core

Octopus Deploy
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 10 (4.50%) Confluence
2 9 (4.05%) CMS
3 8 (3.60%) Umbraco
4 7 (3.15%) IIS
5 1 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.45%) nginx
5 1 (0.45%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 164 (73.87%) Azure
2 42 (18.92%) Azure Service Bus
3 36 (16.22%) AWS
4 25 (11.26%) GitHub
5 22 (9.91%) Azure Active Directory
6 16 (7.21%) IaaS
7 14 (6.31%) SaaS
8 12 (5.41%) AWS CloudFormation
9 11 (4.95%) Serverless
10 10 (4.50%) Azure Service Fabric
10 10 (4.50%) GCP
11 7 (3.15%) Amazon S3
11 7 (3.15%) PaaS
12 6 (2.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 6 (2.70%) AWS Lambda
13 5 (2.25%) Amazon EC2
13 5 (2.25%) Amazon SQS
14 4 (1.80%) Azure Functions
15 3 (1.35%) Amazon ECS
15 3 (1.35%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.25%) HTTP
2 2 (0.90%) Skype
3 1 (0.45%) Firewall
3 1 (0.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (34.23%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.50%) NoSQL
3 8 (3.60%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (2.25%) Redis
5 4 (1.80%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.35%) Data Lake
6 3 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.35%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.90%) Amazon Athena
7 2 (0.90%) Amazon QuickSight
7 2 (0.90%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.90%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (0.90%) Power BI
7 2 (0.90%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.45%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.45%) Big Data
8 1 (0.45%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 149 (67.12%) TeamCity
2 58 (26.13%) Git (software)
3 35 (15.77%) Jenkins
4 21 (9.46%) Cypress.io
4 21 (9.46%) Jasmine
4 21 (9.46%) Karma Test Runner
5 17 (7.66%) Team Foundation Server
6 16 (7.21%) Artifactory
6 16 (7.21%) Visual Studio
7 12 (5.41%) JIRA
7 12 (5.41%) NUnit
8 6 (2.70%) SpecFlow
8 6 (2.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (1.35%) MSBuild
10 2 (0.90%) AppVeyor
11 1 (0.45%) Appium
11 1 (0.45%) GitLab
11 1 (0.45%) Selenium
11 1 (0.45%) TestRail
11 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio Coded UI
General
1 23 (10.36%) Finance
1 23 (10.36%) Social Skills
2 16 (7.21%) Advertising
3 13 (5.86%) Games
4 5 (2.25%) Retail
5 4 (1.80%) Organisational Skills
6 2 (0.90%) Back Office
7 1 (0.45%) Influencing Skills
7 1 (0.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 120 (54.05%) Developer
2 76 (34.23%) DevOps Engineer
3 75 (33.78%) Software Developer
4 70 (31.53%) .NET Developer
5 47 (21.17%) C# Developer
6 45 (20.27%) Senior Developer
7 41 (18.47%) C# .NET Developer
8 39 (17.57%) .NET Software Developer
9 27 (12.16%) React Developer
9 27 (12.16%) Senior Software Developer
10 25 (11.26%) C# Software Developer
11 23 (10.36%) Senior .NET Developer
12 18 (8.11%) Lead Developer
13 17 (7.66%) Azure Developer
14 16 (7.21%) DevOps Manager
14 16 (7.21%) Lead Software Developer
14 16 (7.21%) Release Manager
15 14 (6.31%) Azure DevOps Engineer
15 14 (6.31%) Azure Engineer
16 10 (4.50%) Senior React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (65.32%) .NET
2 108 (48.65%) .NET Core
3 69 (31.08%) React
4 68 (30.63%) ASP.NET
5 57 (25.68%) AngularJS
6 51 (22.97%) ASP.NET Web API
7 45 (20.27%) .NET Framework
8 39 (17.57%) ASP.NET Core
9 28 (12.61%) Node.js
9 28 (12.61%) Vue.js
10 22 (9.91%) RESTful
11 21 (9.46%) ASP.NET MVC
11 21 (9.46%) Jest
12 19 (8.56%) Entity Framework
12 19 (8.56%) RabbitMQ
13 15 (6.76%) CSS
14 10 (4.50%) HTML
15 8 (3.60%) Sass
15 8 (3.60%) SOAP
16 7 (3.15%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 57 (25.68%) Greenfield Project
2 18 (8.11%) Mobile App
3 6 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.25%) Clustering
4 5 (2.25%) Hedge funds
5 4 (1.80%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.35%) Legacy Systems
6 3 (1.35%) User Experience
7 2 (0.90%) Legacy Applications
8 1 (0.45%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.45%) Legacy Code
8 1 (0.45%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.45%) NHS
8 1 (0.45%) Reinsurance
8 1 (0.45%) Robotics
8 1 (0.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 56 (25.23%) Windows
2 33 (14.86%) Linux
3 28 (12.61%) Windows Server
4 8 (3.60%) Android
4 8 (3.60%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.45%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (61.71%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (59.46%) DevOps
3 71 (31.98%) Scrum
4 63 (28.38%) Microservices
5 51 (22.97%) Continuous Integration
6 48 (21.62%) SDLC
7 44 (19.82%) E-Commerce
8 41 (18.47%) CQRS
8 41 (18.47%) Domain-Driven Design
9 37 (16.67%) Infrastructure as Code
10 34 (15.32%) MVC
11 28 (12.61%) DevSecOps
11 28 (12.61%) Fintech
12 25 (11.26%) Continuous Delivery
13 24 (10.81%) Deployment Automation
14 22 (9.91%) Release Management
14 22 (9.91%) User Acceptance Testing
15 21 (9.46%) Workflow
16 19 (8.56%) Kanban
16 19 (8.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 124 (55.86%) C#
2 89 (40.09%) JavaScript
3 83 (37.39%) SQL
4 67 (30.18%) PowerShell
5 25 (11.26%) Bash Shell
6 23 (10.36%) Python
7 7 (3.15%) TypeScript
8 6 (2.70%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.80%) Go
10 2 (0.90%) F#
10 2 (0.90%) Java
11 1 (0.45%) C
11 1 (0.45%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (0.90%) Degree
2 1 (0.45%) CCNA
2 1 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.60%) QA
System Software
1 26 (11.71%) Docker
2 23 (10.36%) Active Directory
3 17 (7.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.80%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 56 (25.23%) Terraform
2 38 (17.12%) Ansible
3 37 (16.67%) Kubernetes
4 27 (12.16%) Puppet
5 26 (11.71%) Opscode Chef
6 19 (8.56%) Rancher
7 8 (3.60%) Grafana
8 5 (2.25%) Failover Clustering
8 5 (2.25%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.45%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.45%) SCCM
9 1 (0.45%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 120 (54.05%) Microsoft
2 17 (7.66%) VMware
3 3 (1.35%) Dynatrace
3 3 (1.35%) Google
3 3 (1.35%) LogicMonitor
4 2 (0.90%) Snowplow
5 1 (0.45%) BMC
5 1 (0.45%) Cisco
5 1 (0.45%) CloudEndure
5 1 (0.45%) Databricks
5 1 (0.45%) IBM
5 1 (0.45%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.45%) Unisys
5 1 (0.45%) Xamarin