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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 23 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Octopus Deploy
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 423 314 244
Rank change year-on-year -109 -70 +50
Permanent jobs citing Octopus Deploy 518 268 72
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.73% 0.85% 0.78%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.02% 3.86% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 374 252 64
10th Percentile £43,750 £37,563 £35,375
25th Percentile £56,563 £45,000 £42,188
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £58,750 £58,750
Median % change year-on-year +27.66% - -9.62%
75th Percentile £87,500 £67,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £90,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £75,000 £61,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +21.95% +2.50% -

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 17,173 6,951 2,033
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 24.05% 22.03% 21.99%
Number of salaries quoted 8,240 5,661 1,740
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £41,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -4.55%
75th Percentile £77,500 £71,250 £68,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% - +10.00%

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 23 May 2022.

Octopus Deploy salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, Octopus Deploy job roles required the following 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.

1 364 (70.27%) Azure
2 335 (64.67%) TeamCity
3 323 (62.36%) DevOps
4 264 (50.97%) CI/CD
5 230 (44.40%) Agile
6 222 (42.86%) .NET
7 212 (40.93%) AWS
8 208 (40.15%) Microsoft
9 205 (39.58%) C#
10 198 (38.22%) Terraform
11 184 (35.52%) PowerShell
12 175 (33.78%) Git (software)
13 145 (27.99%) Kubernetes
14 143 (27.61%) Infrastructure as Code
15 139 (26.83%) SaaS
16 136 (26.25%) SQL Server
17 134 (25.87%) Jenkins
18 123 (23.75%) PaaS
19 122 (23.55%) Docker
20 118 (22.78%) SQL
21 115 (22.20%) JavaScript
22 109 (21.04%) Windows
23 108 (20.85%) .NET Core
24 105 (20.27%) GCP
25 96 (18.53%) Linux
26 90 (17.37%) Public Cloud
27 86 (16.60%) Ansible
28 85 (16.41%) Computer Science
29 83 (16.02%) Continuous Integration
29 83 (16.02%) Scrum

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 40 (7.72%) IIS
2 23 (4.44%) Apache
3 17 (3.28%) Elasticsearch
4 13 (2.51%) CMS
5 5 (0.97%) nginx
6 3 (0.58%) Confluence
6 3 (0.58%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.39%) EPiServer
7 2 (0.39%) Ethereum
7 2 (0.39%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.19%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.19%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 21 (4.05%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (4.05%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 364 (70.27%) Azure
2 212 (40.93%) AWS
3 139 (26.83%) SaaS
4 123 (23.75%) PaaS
5 105 (20.27%) GCP
6 58 (11.20%) IaaS
7 47 (9.07%) GitHub
8 33 (6.37%) AWS CloudFormation
9 24 (4.63%) npm
10 22 (4.25%) GitHub Actions
11 21 (4.05%) Apigee
12 18 (3.47%) NuGet
13 17 (3.28%) Serverless
14 16 (3.09%) Azure Service Bus
15 14 (2.70%) Azure Pipelines
16 12 (2.32%) AWS Lambda
17 10 (1.93%) Google Container Engine
18 9 (1.74%) Datadog
19 8 (1.54%) Amazon Kinesis
20 7 (1.35%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 33 (6.37%) Firewall
2 21 (4.05%) LAN
3 13 (2.51%) VPN
4 7 (1.35%) Broadband
5 5 (0.97%) HTTP
5 5 (0.97%) Internet
6 4 (0.77%) DNS
7 3 (0.58%) NetScaler
7 3 (0.58%) SMTP
8 2 (0.39%) DHCP
8 2 (0.39%) VLAN
9 1 (0.19%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (26.25%) SQL Server
2 74 (14.29%) Big Data
3 23 (4.44%) Relational Database
4 17 (3.28%) NoSQL
5 10 (1.93%) MySQL
6 6 (1.16%) InfluxDB
6 6 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (0.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (0.58%) Power BI
8 3 (0.58%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.39%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.39%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (0.39%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.19%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.19%) Data Lake
10 1 (0.19%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.19%) Event Store
10 1 (0.19%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 335 (64.67%) TeamCity
2 175 (33.78%) Git (software)
3 134 (25.87%) Jenkins
4 47 (9.07%) NUnit
5 42 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 27 (5.21%) Moq
6 27 (5.21%) Selenium
7 23 (4.44%) JIRA
8 22 (4.25%) Visual Studio
9 21 (4.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 21 (4.05%) Postman
10 20 (3.86%) SpecFlow
11 19 (3.67%) git-flow
12 18 (3.47%) Cypress.io
12 18 (3.47%) GitLab
12 18 (3.47%) IBM UrbanCode
12 18 (3.47%) Travis CI
13 17 (3.28%) Maven
14 15 (2.90%) SonarQube
15 14 (2.70%) Bitbucket
General
1 52 (10.04%) Finance
2 27 (5.21%) Retail
3 23 (4.44%) Games
4 22 (4.25%) Social Skills
5 16 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (2.51%) Public Sector
7 11 (2.12%) Banking
8 10 (1.93%) Marketing
9 8 (1.54%) Financial Institution
10 7 (1.35%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 5 (0.97%) Social Housing
12 4 (0.77%) Advertising
12 4 (0.77%) Organisational Skills
13 3 (0.58%) Presentation Skills
14 2 (0.39%) Back Office
15 1 (0.19%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 200 (38.61%) DevOps Engineer
2 176 (33.98%) Developer
3 120 (23.17%) .NET Developer
4 95 (18.34%) Software Developer
5 75 (14.48%) .NET Software Developer
6 50 (9.65%) Azure Engineer
7 49 (9.46%) Architect
8 46 (8.88%) Azure DevOps Engineer
9 41 (7.92%) Senior DevOps
10 40 (7.72%) C# Developer
10 40 (7.72%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 39 (7.53%) Senior Developer
12 34 (6.56%) Azure DevOps
13 30 (5.79%) Azure Architect
13 30 (5.79%) Cloud Architect
14 24 (4.63%) Lead DevOps
14 24 (4.63%) Software Engineer
15 22 (4.25%) C# .NET Developer
16 21 (4.05%) C# Software Developer
16 21 (4.05%) Unix Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 222 (42.86%) .NET
2 108 (20.85%) .NET Core
3 74 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 69 (13.32%) React
5 67 (12.93%) AngularJS
6 56 (10.81%) ASP.NET Web API
7 51 (9.85%) Kafka
7 51 (9.85%) Node.js
8 50 (9.65%) ARM Templates
9 43 (8.30%) HTML
10 32 (6.18%) HTML5
11 27 (5.21%) ASP.NET Core
12 26 (5.02%) CSS
12 26 (5.02%) Vue.js
13 24 (4.63%) ASP.NET MVC
13 24 (4.63%) jQuery
14 21 (4.05%) REST
15 19 (3.67%) .NET Framework
15 19 (3.67%) RESTful
16 18 (3.47%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 90 (17.37%) Public Cloud
2 61 (11.78%) Private Cloud
3 47 (9.07%) Cloud Native
4 42 (8.11%) Hybrid Cloud
5 39 (7.53%) Greenfield Project
6 11 (2.12%) Mobile App
7 10 (1.93%) User Experience
8 9 (1.74%) PropTech
9 8 (1.54%) Blockchain
10 6 (1.16%) IoT
10 6 (1.16%) Sports Betting
11 5 (0.97%) Social Media
12 4 (0.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 4 (0.77%) Self-Motivation
13 3 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.58%) Tandem
14 2 (0.39%) CMDB
14 2 (0.39%) Legacy Code
14 2 (0.39%) Management Information System
14 2 (0.39%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 109 (21.04%) Windows
2 96 (18.53%) Linux
3 38 (7.34%) Windows Server
4 36 (6.95%) Unix
5 21 (4.05%) AIX
6 18 (3.47%) Mesosphere
7 10 (1.93%) Mac OS X
8 4 (0.77%) VMS
9 2 (0.39%) Amazon Linux
9 2 (0.39%) CentOS
10 1 (0.19%) Android
10 1 (0.19%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 323 (62.36%) DevOps
2 264 (50.97%) CI/CD
3 230 (44.40%) Agile
4 143 (27.61%) Infrastructure as Code
5 85 (16.41%) Computer Science
6 83 (16.02%) Continuous Integration
6 83 (16.02%) Scrum
7 78 (15.06%) TDD
8 73 (14.09%) Mentoring
9 62 (11.97%) Full Stack Development
10 52 (10.04%) Coaching
10 52 (10.04%) Decision-Making
10 52 (10.04%) Unit Testing
11 51 (9.85%) Software Engineering
12 46 (8.88%) Microservices
12 46 (8.88%) MVC
13 45 (8.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 38 (7.34%) Test Automation
15 35 (6.76%) CQRS
15 35 (6.76%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 205 (39.58%) C#
2 184 (35.52%) PowerShell
3 118 (22.78%) SQL
4 115 (22.20%) JavaScript
5 78 (15.06%) Python
6 67 (12.93%) Bash
7 47 (9.07%) Java
8 45 (8.69%) Go
8 45 (8.69%) TypeScript
9 21 (4.05%) SAPscript
10 20 (3.86%) T-SQL
11 6 (1.16%) Groovy
12 5 (0.97%) Dart
13 4 (0.77%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.39%) Perl
14 2 (0.39%) PHP
14 2 (0.39%) Ruby
14 2 (0.39%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.19%) Bicep
Qualifications
1 76 (14.67%) Degree
2 14 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (1.74%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (0.58%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.39%) AWS Certification
5 2 (0.39%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.39%) MCSE
5 2 (0.39%) RHCE
6 1 (0.19%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (8.88%) QA
2 2 (0.39%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.39%) SLA
3 1 (0.19%) Accessibility
3 1 (0.19%) WCAG
System Software
1 122 (23.55%) Docker
2 33 (6.37%) Active Directory
3 21 (4.05%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.39%) vSphere
6 1 (0.19%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 198 (38.22%) Terraform
2 145 (27.99%) Kubernetes
3 86 (16.60%) Ansible
4 79 (15.25%) Opscode Chef
5 77 (14.86%) Puppet
6 48 (9.27%) SCCM
7 30 (5.79%) Grafana
8 26 (5.02%) Prometheus
9 18 (3.47%) Automic
9 18 (3.47%) Consul
10 11 (2.12%) Single Sign-On
11 8 (1.54%) MIIS
12 5 (0.97%) Docker Swarm
13 3 (0.58%) Istio
13 3 (0.58%) Packer
14 2 (0.39%) HAProxy
14 2 (0.39%) Kibana
15 1 (0.19%) Data Guard
15 1 (0.19%) Oracle RMAN
15 1 (0.19%) Rancher
Vendors
1 208 (40.15%) Microsoft
2 54 (10.42%) Google
3 29 (5.60%) Oracle
4 22 (4.25%) Splunk
5 21 (4.05%) SAP
5 21 (4.05%) SolarWinds
6 18 (3.47%) Hitachi
7 10 (1.93%) Cadence
8 8 (1.54%) Dynatrace
9 6 (1.16%) LogicMonitor
9 6 (1.16%) VMware
10 5 (0.97%) Sitecore
11 4 (0.77%) Sun
12 3 (0.58%) Palo Alto
13 2 (0.39%) Murex
13 2 (0.39%) Optimizely
13 2 (0.39%) Red Hat
13 2 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (0.39%) ServiceNow
14 1 (0.19%) Atlassian