Period
to 23 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 23 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Docker
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 47 70 122
Rank change year-on-year +23 +52 +3
Permanent jobs citing Docker 87 71 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 5.45% 3.42% 1.93%
As % of the System Software category 30.21% 21.85% 18.31%
Number of salaries quoted 62 64 41
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.73% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £64,750 £75,125 £65,000
North West median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +13.40% -1.02%

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 Cheshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 288 325 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 18.05% 15.65% 10.52%
Number of salaries quoted 235 257 241
Cheshire median annual salary £40,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% - +22.95%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,125 £20,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £62,500 £58,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +6.67%

Docker
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Docker as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Docker in Cheshire

Docker
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Docker in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Docker in Cheshire

Docker
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Docker in Cheshire over the 6 months to 23 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Docker in Cheshire

Docker
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Docker within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 23 February 2020. 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
Chester +6 35 £42,500 -22.73% 20
Knutsford +20 13 £85,000 +30.77% 10
Sandbach +4 5 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Wilmslow +9 4 £40,000 -
Daresbury +6 3 - -
Crewe -8 3 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Alderley Edge - 3 £52,500 - 2
Warrington +10 2 £65,000 +48.57% 3
Macclesfield -4 1 £42,500 +46.55% 2
Docker
North West

For the 6 months to 23 February 2020, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Docker.

1 56 (64.37%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (60.92%) Jenkins
3 43 (49.43%) .NET
4 42 (48.28%) Continuous Integration
4 42 (48.28%) GitHub
5 41 (47.13%) Java
6 40 (45.98%) C#
6 40 (45.98%) Microservices
7 39 (44.83%) Bitbucket
7 39 (44.83%) Maven
8 38 (43.68%) REST
9 35 (40.23%) SQL
10 34 (39.08%) Team Foundation Server
10 34 (39.08%) Test Automation
11 33 (37.93%) JUnit
11 33 (37.93%) AWS
11 33 (37.93%) BDD
11 33 (37.93%) DevOps
12 32 (36.78%) WebDriver
12 32 (36.78%) Cucumber
12 32 (36.78%) Hudson
12 32 (36.78%) SOAP
12 32 (36.78%) TestNG
12 32 (36.78%) Selenium
12 32 (36.78%) NUnit
13 31 (35.63%) JavaScript
13 31 (35.63%) Scrum
14 27 (31.03%) Shell Script
14 27 (31.03%) Linux
15 18 (20.69%) Python

Docker
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 7 (8.05%) JBoss
2 6 (6.90%) Confluence
3 5 (5.75%) nginx
4 3 (3.45%) Apache
5 2 (2.30%) Camunda
6 1 (1.15%) CMS
6 1 (1.15%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (2.30%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
1 2 (2.30%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 42 (48.28%) GitHub
2 33 (37.93%) AWS
3 17 (19.54%) Amazon EC2
3 17 (19.54%) Amazon S3
3 17 (19.54%) Amazon SQS
4 12 (13.79%) Azure
4 12 (13.79%) SaaS
5 10 (11.49%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 10 (11.49%) AWS Lambda
5 10 (11.49%) Datadog
5 10 (11.49%) Serverless
5 10 (11.49%) Slack
6 9 (10.34%) AWS CloudFormation
7 7 (8.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 7 (8.05%) Amazon ECS
7 7 (8.05%) Amazon ELB
7 7 (8.05%) Amazon Glacier
7 7 (8.05%) OpenShift
7 7 (8.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 3 (3.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.15%) DNS
1 1 (1.15%) DSL
1 1 (1.15%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.15%) Firewall
1 1 (1.15%) SSH
1 1 (1.15%) VLAN
1 1 (1.15%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (19.54%) Amazon RDS
2 14 (16.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 10 (11.49%) Big Data
4 5 (5.75%) MySQL
4 5 (5.75%) NoSQL
4 5 (5.75%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (4.60%) Redis
6 2 (2.30%) Neo4j
6 2 (2.30%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 53 (60.92%) Jenkins
2 39 (44.83%) Bitbucket
2 39 (44.83%) Maven
3 34 (39.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 33 (37.93%) JUnit
5 32 (36.78%) Cucumber
5 32 (36.78%) Hudson
5 32 (36.78%) NUnit
5 32 (36.78%) Selenium
5 32 (36.78%) TestNG
5 32 (36.78%) WebDriver
6 15 (17.24%) Appium
7 14 (16.09%) Git (software)
8 6 (6.90%) JIRA
9 4 (4.60%) TeamCity
10 2 (2.30%) Gradle
10 2 (2.30%) PHPUnit
10 2 (2.30%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (1.15%) Artifactory
11 1 (1.15%) Jasmine
General
1 4 (4.60%) Retail
2 3 (3.45%) Finance
2 3 (3.45%) Legal
3 2 (2.30%) Banking
4 1 (1.15%) Games
Job Titles
1 33 (37.93%) Developer
2 28 (32.18%) Automation Engineer
3 11 (12.64%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (11.49%) Python Developer
5 9 (10.34%) .NET Developer
6 6 (6.90%) Senior Developer
7 5 (5.75%) Junior
7 5 (5.75%) PHP Developer
8 4 (4.60%) Automation Tester
8 4 (4.60%) Cloud Engineer
8 4 (4.60%) Lead .NET Developer
8 4 (4.60%) Lead Developer
8 4 (4.60%) QA Automation Engineer
8 4 (4.60%) QA Engineer
8 4 (4.60%) Tester
9 3 (3.45%) Java Developer
9 3 (3.45%) Junior Automation Tester
9 3 (3.45%) Junior Tester
9 3 (3.45%) Software Developer
10 2 (2.30%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (49.43%) .NET
2 38 (43.68%) REST
3 32 (36.78%) SOAP
4 17 (19.54%) ASP.NET Web API
5 13 (14.94%) RESTful
6 10 (11.49%) JSON
6 10 (11.49%) XML
7 9 (10.34%) Web Services
8 8 (9.20%) CSS
8 8 (9.20%) Node.js
9 6 (6.90%) HTML
10 5 (5.75%) AngularJS
10 5 (5.75%) React
11 4 (4.60%) Jest
11 4 (4.60%) Laravel
12 3 (3.45%) OAuth
12 3 (3.45%) OpenID
13 2 (2.30%) Drools
13 2 (2.30%) jBPM
13 2 (2.30%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.49%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (5.75%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (4.60%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.45%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.30%) Life Science
5 2 (2.30%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.30%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.30%) Social Media
6 1 (1.15%) User Experience
6 1 (1.15%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 27 (31.03%) Linux
2 12 (13.79%) Unix
3 6 (6.90%) Windows
4 1 (1.15%) Android
4 1 (1.15%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.15%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.15%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.15%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (64.37%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (48.28%) Continuous Integration
3 40 (45.98%) Microservices
4 34 (39.08%) Test Automation
5 33 (37.93%) BDD
5 33 (37.93%) DevOps
6 31 (35.63%) Scrum
7 16 (18.39%) TDD
8 13 (14.94%) Open Source
9 11 (12.64%) API Design
9 11 (12.64%) Problem-Solving
10 10 (11.49%) Multithreading
10 10 (11.49%) Software Engineering
11 6 (6.90%) Collaborative Working
11 6 (6.90%) Computer Science
11 6 (6.90%) OOP
12 5 (5.75%) MVC
12 5 (5.75%) Project Delivery
12 5 (5.75%) SOA
13 4 (4.60%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 41 (47.13%) Java
2 40 (45.98%) C#
3 35 (40.23%) SQL
4 31 (35.63%) JavaScript
5 27 (31.03%) Shell Script
6 18 (20.69%) Python
7 17 (19.54%) VBScript
8 9 (10.34%) Bash Shell
8 9 (10.34%) PHP
9 3 (3.45%) TypeScript
10 2 (2.30%) ES6
10 2 (2.30%) Groovy
10 2 (2.30%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.15%) C
11 1 (1.15%) ES7
11 1 (1.15%) Perl
11 1 (1.15%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.15%) Ruby
11 1 (1.15%) XAML
Qualifications
1 10 (11.49%) Degree
2 6 (6.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (4.60%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (3.45%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (1.15%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.75%) QA
Systems Management
1 16 (18.39%) Kubernetes
1 16 (18.39%) Terraform
2 11 (12.64%) Ansible
3 2 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.15%) PowerBroker
Vendors
1 10 (11.49%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.60%) Cisco
2 4 (4.60%) F5
2 4 (4.60%) Fortinet
2 4 (4.60%) Red Hat
3 3 (3.45%) Xamarin
4 2 (2.30%) IBM
4 2 (2.30%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.15%) Apple