Period
to 9 December 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Docker skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Docker over the 6 months to 9 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Docker
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
9 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 20 20 51
Rank change year-on-year 0 +31 +69
Permanent jobs citing Docker 299 121 120
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Birmingham 8.99% 9.98% 4.44%
As % of the System Software category 55.06% 55.00% 28.10%
Number of salaries quoted 283 104 108
10th Percentile £45,000 £38,750 £30,350
25th Percentile £51,250 £46,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £62,500 £52,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.00% +20.19% -9.57%
75th Percentile £85,000 £72,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £78,375 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £60,000 £56,250 £51,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +9.22% -1.90%

Docker is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 543 220 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 16.33% 18.14% 15.81%
Number of salaries quoted 466 192 374
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £25,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £36,250 £29,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +21.05% +11.76% -5.56%
75th Percentile £74,688 £64,063 £62,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £74,525 £72,500
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +11.11% -4.71%

Docker
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Docker as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Docker in Birmingham

Docker
Salary Trend in Birmingham

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Docker in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Docker in Birmingham

Docker
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Salary distribution for jobs citing Docker in Birmingham over the 6 months to 9 December 2021.

Salary histogram for Docker in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 9 December 2021, IT jobs citing Docker 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 across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Docker.

1 185 (61.87%) DevOps
2 168 (56.19%) Kubernetes
3 152 (50.84%) Terraform
4 113 (37.79%) AWS
5 102 (34.11%) Agile Software Development
6 98 (32.78%) Python
7 95 (31.77%) Azure
8 83 (27.76%) Microservices
9 80 (26.76%) Go
9 80 (26.76%) Greenfield Project
10 77 (25.75%) SQL
11 66 (22.07%) C#
12 65 (21.74%) Java
12 65 (21.74%) Software Engineering
13 63 (21.07%) Ansible
14 55 (18.39%) .NET
15 53 (17.73%) Jenkins
16 51 (17.06%) JavaScript
17 46 (15.38%) Linux
18 44 (14.72%) GCP
19 42 (14.05%) Finance
20 41 (13.71%) .NET Core
21 40 (13.38%) Infrastructure as Code
21 40 (13.38%) Open Source
22 39 (13.04%) SaaS
22 39 (13.04%) Spring
22 39 (13.04%) Configuration Management
23 35 (11.71%) Puppet
24 33 (11.04%) Ruby
25 32 (10.70%) PowerShell

Docker
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 13 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (3.01%) Confluence
2 9 (3.01%) OpenStack
3 5 (1.67%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.00%) Apache
5 2 (0.67%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.33%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (0.33%) CMS
6 1 (0.33%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.33%) Headless CMS
6 1 (0.33%) IIS
6 1 (0.33%) JBoss
6 1 (0.33%) MTS
6 1 (0.33%) nginx
6 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 113 (37.79%) AWS
2 95 (31.77%) Azure
3 44 (14.72%) GCP
4 39 (13.04%) SaaS
5 28 (9.36%) AWS CloudFormation
6 19 (6.35%) Pulumi
7 18 (6.02%) IaaS
8 17 (5.69%) PaaS
9 15 (5.02%) Azure Cosmos DB
10 12 (4.01%) GitHub
11 7 (2.34%) OpenShift
12 6 (2.01%) AWS Lambda
12 6 (2.01%) Serverless
13 5 (1.67%) Azure Active Directory
14 4 (1.34%) Amazon EC2
14 4 (1.34%) Amazon ECS
14 4 (1.34%) Amazon S3
15 3 (1.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 3 (1.00%) Slack
16 2 (0.67%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.67%) Network Security
2 4 (1.34%) Firewall
3 3 (1.00%) ASN.1
3 3 (1.00%) MQTT
4 2 (0.67%) HTTP
4 2 (0.67%) IPsec
4 2 (0.67%) LAN
4 2 (0.67%) VLAN
4 2 (0.67%) VPN
4 2 (0.67%) WAN
5 1 (0.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (8.36%) MySQL
2 21 (7.02%) NoSQL
3 14 (4.68%) Big Data
4 11 (3.68%) Azure SQL Database
4 11 (3.68%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (2.68%) SQL Server
6 7 (2.34%) Redis
7 6 (2.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 6 (2.01%) MariaDB
7 6 (2.01%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.34%) Amazon Athena
8 4 (1.34%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (1.34%) Data Lake
8 4 (1.34%) GIS
8 4 (1.34%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.00%) Amazon Aurora
9 3 (1.00%) BigQuery
9 3 (1.00%) Couchbase
9 3 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.67%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 53 (17.73%) Jenkins
2 27 (9.03%) Git (software)
3 17 (5.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 12 (4.01%) GitLab
4 12 (4.01%) JIRA
5 6 (2.01%) Bitbucket
5 6 (2.01%) Vagrant
6 4 (1.34%) Hudson
6 4 (1.34%) Maven
7 3 (1.00%) CircleCI
8 2 (0.67%) Capybara
8 2 (0.67%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (0.67%) PHPUnit
8 2 (0.67%) RSpec
8 2 (0.67%) Subversion
8 2 (0.67%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.33%) Gradle
9 1 (0.33%) JMeter
9 1 (0.33%) Mockito
9 1 (0.33%) Qt Creator
General
1 42 (14.05%) Finance
2 25 (8.36%) Games
3 18 (6.02%) Social Skills
4 15 (5.02%) Public Sector
5 9 (3.01%) Marketing
6 6 (2.01%) Retail
7 4 (1.34%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.00%) Influencing Skills
8 3 (1.00%) Law
8 3 (1.00%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.33%) Advertising
9 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 113 (37.79%) Developer
2 78 (26.09%) DevOps Engineer
3 34 (11.37%) Architect
3 34 (11.37%) Platform Engineer
4 31 (10.37%) Senior Developer
5 29 (9.70%) AWS Engineer
6 27 (9.03%) Technical Architect
7 23 (7.69%) C# Developer
8 22 (7.36%) AWS DevOps
8 22 (7.36%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 22 (7.36%) Python Developer
8 22 (7.36%) Senior Python Developer
9 21 (7.02%) Azure Engineer
10 19 (6.35%) Senior DevOps
10 19 (6.35%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 17 (5.69%) Senior Architect
12 16 (5.35%) PHP Developer
13 15 (5.02%) Senior Technical Architect
14 10 (3.34%) Azure DevOps Engineer
15 6 (2.01%) Junior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (18.39%) .NET
2 41 (13.71%) .NET Core
3 39 (13.04%) Spring
4 24 (8.03%) Django
5 17 (5.69%) Flutter
6 15 (5.02%) Node.js
6 15 (5.02%) React
7 12 (4.01%) HTML
8 11 (3.68%) CSS
9 10 (3.34%) JSON
10 9 (3.01%) Laravel
11 8 (2.68%) AngularJS
11 8 (2.68%) Spring Boot
12 7 (2.34%) REST
13 6 (2.01%) Elastic Stack
14 5 (1.67%) ARM Templates
14 5 (1.67%) Kafka
14 5 (1.67%) XML
15 4 (1.34%) SOAP
15 4 (1.34%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 80 (26.76%) Greenfield Project
2 28 (9.36%) Virtual Team
3 24 (8.03%) Social Media
4 16 (5.35%) e-Learning
5 15 (5.02%) Legacy Systems
6 14 (4.68%) Self-Motivation
7 11 (3.68%) Public Cloud
8 7 (2.34%) Tandem
9 5 (1.67%) Cloud Native
10 4 (1.34%) Data Centre
10 4 (1.34%) Hybrid Cloud
11 3 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.67%) iPhone
12 2 (0.67%) Photography
12 2 (0.67%) Smartphone
12 2 (0.67%) User Experience
12 2 (0.67%) Video Conferencing
13 1 (0.33%) Algorithms
13 1 (0.33%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 46 (15.38%) Linux
2 13 (4.35%) Windows
3 11 (3.68%) Unix
4 6 (2.01%) Windows Server 2019
5 5 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (1.67%) Windows Server 2016
6 4 (1.34%) CentOS
7 3 (1.00%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.00%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.67%) Android
8 2 (0.67%) Debian
9 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.33%) CoreOS
9 1 (0.33%) SUSE
9 1 (0.33%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.33%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (61.87%) DevOps
2 102 (34.11%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (27.76%) Microservices
4 65 (21.74%) Software Engineering
5 40 (13.38%) Infrastructure as Code
5 40 (13.38%) Open Source
6 39 (13.04%) Configuration Management
7 31 (10.37%) Mentoring
8 30 (10.03%) Continuous Integration
9 27 (9.03%) Open Source Development
9 27 (9.03%) TDD
10 26 (8.70%) Scrum
11 23 (7.69%) E-Commerce
12 17 (5.69%) API Development
13 16 (5.35%) Full Stack Development
14 15 (5.02%) Fintech
15 13 (4.35%) API Design
15 13 (4.35%) Artificial Intelligence
15 13 (4.35%) Coaching
16 12 (4.01%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 98 (32.78%) Python
2 80 (26.76%) Go
3 77 (25.75%) SQL
4 66 (22.07%) C#
5 65 (21.74%) Java
6 51 (17.06%) JavaScript
7 33 (11.04%) Ruby
8 32 (10.70%) PowerShell
9 30 (10.03%) PHP
10 29 (9.70%) Bash Shell
11 16 (5.35%) Dart
11 16 (5.35%) Perl
12 13 (4.35%) T-SQL
13 7 (2.34%) TypeScript
14 3 (1.00%) C
14 3 (1.00%) C++
14 3 (1.00%) ES6
15 2 (0.67%) Java 8
15 2 (0.67%) R
15 2 (0.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 22 (7.36%) SC Cleared
1 22 (7.36%) Security Cleared
2 7 (2.34%) Degree
3 2 (0.67%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.33%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.68%) QA
2 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.01%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (1.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.33%) KVM
3 1 (0.33%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 168 (56.19%) Kubernetes
2 152 (50.84%) Terraform
3 63 (21.07%) Ansible
4 35 (11.71%) Puppet
5 27 (9.03%) Opscode Chef
6 14 (4.68%) Grafana
7 13 (4.35%) Prometheus
7 13 (4.35%) Salt
8 11 (3.68%) Packer
9 9 (3.01%) CFEngine
9 9 (3.01%) Consul
10 5 (1.67%) Docker Swarm
10 5 (1.67%) Graphite
10 5 (1.67%) Nagios
10 5 (1.67%) Opsview
11 2 (0.67%) Kustomize
12 1 (0.33%) Opsgenie
12 1 (0.33%) Rancher
Vendors
1 14 (4.68%) Google
2 6 (2.01%) Microsoft
2 6 (2.01%) New Relic
3 4 (1.34%) Oracle
3 4 (1.34%) Red Hat
4 3 (1.00%) Databricks
4 3 (1.00%) Dynatrace
5 2 (0.67%) Apple
5 2 (0.67%) Cloudera
5 2 (0.67%) Hortonworks
6 1 (0.33%) Dataiku
6 1 (0.33%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.33%) SaltStack
6 1 (0.33%) Splunk