Period
to 29 November 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 29 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Octopus Deploy
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
29 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 277 245 256
Rank change year-on-year -32 +11 +17
Permanent jobs citing Octopus Deploy 309 59 32
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 1.06% 0.72% 0.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.16% 3.25% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 258 57 31
10th Percentile £45,000 £36,250 £42,500
25th Percentile £53,750 £42,500 £49,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £55,000 £72,000
Median % change year-on-year +27.27% -23.61% +20.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £88,125
90th Percentile £86,250 £83,000 £125,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% +14.29% -12.50%

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 5,985 1,815 1,544
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 20.53% 22.06% 19.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4,626 1,628 1,367
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £33,750
25th Percentile £45,000 £41,250 £41,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
75th Percentile £75,000 £66,250 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £77,500 £81,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +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 29 November 2021.

Octopus Deploy salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 29 November 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.

1 253 (81.88%) Azure
2 208 (67.31%) TeamCity
3 200 (64.72%) DevOps
4 170 (55.02%) C#
5 169 (54.69%) .NET
6 143 (46.28%) Agile Software Development
7 142 (45.95%) Git (software)
8 132 (42.72%) PowerShell
9 109 (35.28%) Terraform
10 107 (34.63%) Windows
11 105 (33.98%) AWS
12 98 (31.72%) Kubernetes
13 95 (30.74%) JavaScript
14 92 (29.77%) SQL
15 90 (29.13%) .NET Core
16 84 (27.18%) React
17 82 (26.54%) Microsoft
18 78 (25.24%) Windows Server
19 69 (22.33%) SQL Server
20 62 (20.06%) Microservices
20 62 (20.06%) GCP
21 56 (18.12%) Jenkins
22 55 (17.80%) Finance
23 53 (17.15%) TDD
23 53 (17.15%) Node.js
24 52 (16.83%) Docker
24 52 (16.83%) ASP.NET
25 49 (15.86%) Team Foundation Server
26 47 (15.21%) Grafana
27 46 (14.89%) Full Stack Development

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 17 (5.50%) IIS
2 16 (5.18%) Confluence
3 7 (2.27%) Ethereum
4 5 (1.62%) Apache
5 3 (0.97%) Apache Spark
5 3 (0.97%) nginx
6 2 (0.65%) CMS
6 2 (0.65%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.65%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.65%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 253 (81.88%) Azure
2 105 (33.98%) AWS
3 62 (20.06%) GCP
4 28 (9.06%) Azure Service Bus
5 13 (4.21%) PaaS
6 12 (3.88%) IaaS
7 9 (2.91%) Azure Pipelines
7 9 (2.91%) Datadog
8 8 (2.59%) AWS CloudFormation
8 8 (2.59%) Azure Active Directory
8 8 (2.59%) GitHub
8 8 (2.59%) Power Platform
8 8 (2.59%) Serverless
9 7 (2.27%) NuGet
10 6 (1.94%) Azure Stack
10 6 (1.94%) Microsoft 365
10 6 (1.94%) SaaS
11 5 (1.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 4 (1.29%) Azure Cosmos DB
12 4 (1.29%) GitHub Actions
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.88%) VPN
2 5 (1.62%) HTTP
3 1 (0.32%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (22.33%) SQL Server
2 21 (6.80%) RDBMS
2 21 (6.80%) Relational Database
3 16 (5.18%) Azure SQL Database
4 14 (4.53%) Blockchain
5 11 (3.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (2.91%) Big Data
7 8 (2.59%) NoSQL
8 7 (2.27%) BigQuery
8 7 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (2.27%) Power BI
8 7 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.62%) MySQL
10 4 (1.29%) Amazon Redshift
10 4 (1.29%) Data Lake
10 4 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.97%) Bigtable
11 3 (0.97%) Cloud Spanner
11 3 (0.97%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 208 (67.31%) TeamCity
2 142 (45.95%) Git (software)
3 56 (18.12%) Jenkins
4 49 (15.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 37 (11.97%) NUnit
6 33 (10.68%) Cypress.io
7 25 (8.09%) Moq
7 25 (8.09%) Postman
8 17 (5.50%) JIRA
9 9 (2.91%) SpecFlow
10 8 (2.59%) Jasmine
10 8 (2.59%) Karma Test Runner
11 7 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 7 (2.27%) webpack
12 6 (1.94%) Visual Studio
13 5 (1.62%) GitLab
14 4 (1.29%) AppVeyor
14 4 (1.29%) Bitbucket
15 3 (0.97%) CircleCI
15 3 (0.97%) Spinnaker
General
1 55 (17.80%) Finance
2 14 (4.53%) Games
3 12 (3.88%) Banking
4 10 (3.24%) Retail
5 6 (1.94%) Social Skills
6 5 (1.62%) Advertising
7 3 (0.97%) Front Office
8 2 (0.65%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.65%) Back Office
8 2 (0.65%) Influencing Skills
9 1 (0.32%) Law
9 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.32%) Organisational Skills
9 1 (0.32%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 127 (41.10%) Developer
2 122 (39.48%) DevOps Engineer
3 58 (18.77%) Azure Engineer
4 57 (18.45%) .NET Developer
5 50 (16.18%) Software Developer
6 49 (15.86%) Senior Developer
7 48 (15.53%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 42 (13.59%) Azure DevOps
9 39 (12.62%) C# Developer
10 37 (11.97%) React Developer
11 31 (10.03%) Senior Software Developer
12 25 (8.09%) C# .NET Developer
13 22 (7.12%) .NET Software Developer
13 22 (7.12%) Senior .NET Developer
14 20 (6.47%) Full Stack Developer
15 17 (5.50%) Azure Developer
15 17 (5.50%) C# Software Developer
15 17 (5.50%) Lead Developer
16 16 (5.18%) Lead Software Developer
17 14 (4.53%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (54.69%) .NET
2 90 (29.13%) .NET Core
3 84 (27.18%) React
4 53 (17.15%) Node.js
5 52 (16.83%) ASP.NET
6 45 (14.56%) .NET Framework
7 38 (12.30%) ASP.NET Web API
8 37 (11.97%) Kafka
9 36 (11.65%) RESTful
10 33 (10.68%) Jest
11 31 (10.03%) HTML
12 28 (9.06%) AngularJS
13 25 (8.09%) Enzyme
14 24 (7.77%) ASP.NET Core
15 22 (7.12%) ASP.NET MVC
15 22 (7.12%) CSS
16 19 (6.15%) HTML5
17 14 (4.53%) Entity Framework
18 11 (3.56%) REST
18 11 (3.56%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (11.00%) Greenfield Project
2 33 (10.68%) Mobile App
3 14 (4.53%) User Experience
4 9 (2.91%) Legacy Applications
5 7 (2.27%) Clustering
6 6 (1.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (1.62%) Cloud Native
7 5 (1.62%) Hedge funds
8 4 (1.29%) Legacy Systems
9 2 (0.65%) CMDB
9 2 (0.65%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.32%) Analytical Mindset
10 1 (0.32%) FMCG
10 1 (0.32%) Legacy Code
10 1 (0.32%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.32%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.32%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.32%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 107 (34.63%) Windows
2 78 (25.24%) Windows Server
3 19 (6.15%) Linux
4 7 (2.27%) Android
4 7 (2.27%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.29%) Windows Server 2019
6 2 (0.65%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.32%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (64.72%) DevOps
2 143 (46.28%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (20.06%) Microservices
4 53 (17.15%) TDD
5 46 (14.89%) Full Stack Development
6 44 (14.24%) Software Engineering
7 42 (13.59%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 38 (12.30%) Scrum
9 31 (10.03%) MVC
10 30 (9.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 30 (9.71%) Unit Testing
11 28 (9.06%) Continuous Integration
12 26 (8.41%) Domain-Driven Design
12 26 (8.41%) Infrastructure as Code
13 23 (7.44%) Problem-Solving
13 23 (7.44%) SOLID
14 22 (7.12%) CQRS
14 22 (7.12%) Deployment Automation
15 20 (6.47%) OO
16 19 (6.15%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 170 (55.02%) C#
2 132 (42.72%) PowerShell
3 95 (30.74%) JavaScript
4 92 (29.77%) SQL
5 44 (14.24%) Python
6 40 (12.94%) TypeScript
7 34 (11.00%) Bash Shell
8 6 (1.94%) R
9 5 (1.62%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 5 (1.62%) Go
10 3 (0.97%) Scala
10 3 (0.97%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.65%) C
11 2 (0.65%) Java
11 2 (0.65%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.32%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (1.29%) Degree
2 3 (0.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.32%) CCNA
3 1 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.80%) QA
2 3 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.32%) SOC 2
System Software
1 52 (16.83%) Docker
2 14 (4.53%) Active Directory
3 13 (4.21%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 109 (35.28%) Terraform
2 98 (31.72%) Kubernetes
3 47 (15.21%) Grafana
4 43 (13.92%) Ansible
5 30 (9.71%) Puppet
6 27 (8.74%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (1.94%) MIIS
7 6 (1.94%) Single Sign-On
8 5 (1.62%) Failover Clustering
8 5 (1.62%) Istio
8 5 (1.62%) Prometheus
9 4 (1.29%) Microsoft Intune
10 3 (0.97%) Knative
11 1 (0.32%) BladeLogic
11 1 (0.32%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 82 (26.54%) Microsoft
2 46 (14.89%) Google
3 8 (2.59%) Dynatrace
3 8 (2.59%) LogicMonitor
4 7 (2.27%) VMware
5 5 (1.62%) Oracle
6 3 (0.97%) Atlassian
6 3 (0.97%) ServiceNow
6 3 (0.97%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.65%) Databricks
7 2 (0.65%) Rackspace
7 2 (0.65%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.32%) BMC
8 1 (0.32%) Cisco
8 1 (0.32%) IBM
8 1 (0.32%) Unisys