Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Docker
UK > England
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 95 210
Rank change year-on-year +48 +115 +284
Permanent jobs citing Docker 7,549 5,491 2,884
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 5.14% 3.29% 1.65%
As % of the System Software category 33.08% 25.30% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6,197 4,612 2,468
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £37,500 £38,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £91,250 £87,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +4.35%

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 England with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 22,817 21,707 21,638
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.52% 13.01% 12.37%
Number of salaries quoted 18,635 18,189 18,202
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,250 £24,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

Docker
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Docker in England

Docker
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Docker in England

Docker
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Docker in England over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Docker in England

Docker
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Docker within the England region over the 6 months to 16 December 2018. 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
London +40 4,458 £70,000 +3.70% 819
South East +38 975 £55,000 - 209
North of England +74 929 £50,000 - 210
North West +63 516 £51,350 +8.11% 103
East of England +76 387 £55,000 -4.35% 56
South West +33 382 £50,000 +6.38% 109
Yorkshire +43 364 £48,500 -3.00% 84
Midlands +48 361 £52,500 +5.00% 122
West Midlands +20 202 £52,500 +5.00% 64
East Midlands +80 159 £54,000 +2.86% 58
North East +56 75 £50,000 -16.67% 23
Docker
UK

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, 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 England region with a requirement for Docker.

1 4,045 (53.58%) DevOps
2 3,793 (50.25%) Amazon AWS
3 3,754 (49.73%) Agile Software Development
4 3,477 (46.06%) Kubernetes
5 2,994 (39.66%) Linux
6 2,952 (39.10%) Python
7 2,914 (38.60%) Java
8 2,332 (30.89%) Jenkins
9 2,210 (29.28%) Ansible
10 2,137 (28.31%) Microsoft Azure
11 2,099 (27.81%) Microservices
12 1,898 (25.14%) JavaScript
13 1,808 (23.95%) Puppet
14 1,803 (23.88%) Git (software)
15 1,535 (20.33%) Software Engineering
16 1,529 (20.25%) Continuous Integration
17 1,471 (19.49%) Terraform
18 1,406 (18.62%) SQL
19 1,360 (18.02%) TDD
20 1,357 (17.98%) Opscode Chef
21 1,292 (17.11%) Finance
22 1,227 (16.25%) Node.js
23 1,122 (14.86%) Spring
24 1,120 (14.84%) Bash Shell
25 1,119 (14.82%) Scrum
26 1,100 (14.57%) Google Cloud Platform
27 1,098 (14.54%) C#
28 1,028 (13.62%) Configuration Management
29 1,020 (13.51%) AngularJS
30 1,013 (13.42%) Web Services

Docker
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 624 (8.27%) Elasticsearch
2 359 (4.76%) Apache
3 267 (3.54%) Apache Spark
3 267 (3.54%) Tomcat
4 264 (3.50%) Confluence
5 200 (2.65%) nginx
6 192 (2.54%) OpenStack
7 138 (1.83%) Cloud Foundry
8 129 (1.71%) WebSphere
9 128 (1.70%) Apache Solr
10 118 (1.56%) WebLogic
11 103 (1.36%) IIS
12 96 (1.27%) JBoss
13 80 (1.06%) CMS
14 77 (1.02%) Ethereum
15 65 (0.86%) WordPress
16 51 (0.68%) Apache Pig
17 43 (0.57%) SharePoint
18 35 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 31 (0.41%) WildFly
Applications
1 16 (0.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (0.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (0.093%) MS Visio
3 7 (0.093%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.079%) HipChat
5 5 (0.066%) Chatbot
6 4 (0.053%) Mingle
7 3 (0.040%) GIMP
7 3 (0.040%) Microsoft Office
8 2 (0.026%) Maya
8 2 (0.026%) Snapchat
9 1 (0.013%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.013%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.013%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.013%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 59 (0.78%) Distributed Ledger
2 46 (0.61%) Payment Gateway
3 21 (0.28%) Ripple
4 20 (0.26%) Magento
5 14 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
6 9 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
7 8 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 6 (0.079%) Dynamics NAV
9 5 (0.066%) Eagle PACE
9 5 (0.066%) Front Arena
9 5 (0.066%) SAP Hybris
9 5 (0.066%) thinkFolio
10 4 (0.053%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 4 (0.053%) R3 Corda
11 2 (0.026%) Dynamics CRM
11 2 (0.026%) Odoo
11 2 (0.026%) SAP Business One
12 1 (0.013%) BigMachines
12 1 (0.013%) NetSuite
12 1 (0.013%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3,793 (50.25%) Amazon AWS
2 2,137 (28.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 1,100 (14.57%) Google Cloud Platform
4 490 (6.49%) GitHub
5 462 (6.12%) SaaS
6 424 (5.62%) AWS CloudFormation
7 404 (5.35%) PaaS
8 359 (4.76%) OpenShift
9 331 (4.38%) Serverless
10 318 (4.21%) Cloud Computing
11 285 (3.78%) Amazon EC2
12 260 (3.44%) IaaS
13 255 (3.38%) Amazon S3
14 228 (3.02%) AWS Lambda
15 141 (1.87%) IBM Cloud
16 125 (1.66%) npm
17 115 (1.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 90 (1.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
19 73 (0.97%) Amazon ELB
20 67 (0.89%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 328 (4.34%) Firewall
2 211 (2.80%) HTTP
3 209 (2.77%) DNS
4 203 (2.69%) TCP/IP
5 191 (2.53%) Internet
6 144 (1.91%) VPN
7 74 (0.98%) SSL
8 55 (0.73%) DHCP
9 46 (0.61%) VLAN
10 39 (0.52%) Network Security
11 38 (0.50%) SAN
12 32 (0.42%) WAN
13 30 (0.40%) VoIP
14 28 (0.37%) BIG-IP
14 28 (0.37%) LAN
14 28 (0.37%) SSH
15 20 (0.26%) AMQP
16 16 (0.21%) SMTP
16 16 (0.21%) Wireless
17 15 (0.20%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 817 (10.82%) MySQL
2 807 (10.69%) NoSQL
3 676 (8.95%) PostgreSQL
4 614 (8.13%) MongoDB
5 577 (7.64%) SQL Server
6 483 (6.40%) Big Data
7 337 (4.46%) Relational Database
8 317 (4.20%) Redis
9 294 (3.89%) Apache Cassandra
10 290 (3.84%) Hadoop
11 195 (2.58%) Blockchain
12 194 (2.57%) Amazon RDS
13 161 (2.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 111 (1.47%) RDBMS
15 96 (1.27%) Apache Hive
16 94 (1.25%) Neo4j
17 79 (1.05%) Oracle Database
18 75 (0.99%) MariaDB
19 67 (0.89%) Amazon Redshift
20 64 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2,332 (30.89%) Jenkins
2 1,803 (23.88%) Git (software)
3 698 (9.25%) JIRA
4 535 (7.09%) Maven
5 462 (6.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 417 (5.52%) Selenium
7 413 (5.47%) TeamCity
8 351 (4.65%) Vagrant
9 328 (4.34%) Cucumber
10 316 (4.19%) Subversion
11 310 (4.11%) Gradle
12 307 (4.07%) Octopus Deploy
13 271 (3.59%) GitLab
14 246 (3.26%) Bitbucket
15 225 (2.98%) JUnit
16 174 (2.30%) Sonatype Nexus
17 171 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
18 167 (2.21%) Visual Studio Team System
19 146 (1.93%) Travis CI
20 141 (1.87%) gulp
General
1 1,292 (17.11%) Finance
2 370 (4.90%) Retail
3 320 (4.24%) Banking
4 258 (3.42%) Games
5 222 (2.94%) Marketing
6 187 (2.48%) Telecoms
7 151 (2.00%) Law
8 104 (1.38%) Manufacturing
9 102 (1.35%) Advertising
10 97 (1.28%) Electronics
11 96 (1.27%) Financial Institution
12 81 (1.07%) Front Office
13 80 (1.06%) Investment Banking
14 64 (0.85%) Publishing
15 46 (0.61%) Back Office
16 34 (0.45%) Automotive
17 30 (0.40%) Retail Banking
18 28 (0.37%) Legal
19 24 (0.32%) Military
20 14 (0.19%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 2,660 (35.24%) Developer
2 1,928 (25.54%) DevOps Engineer
3 1,023 (13.55%) Java Developer
4 721 (9.55%) Senior Developer
5 638 (8.45%) Software Engineer
6 489 (6.48%) Architect
7 458 (6.07%) AWS Engineer
8 408 (5.40%) AWS DevOps
9 403 (5.34%) Senior DevOps
10 368 (4.87%) Senior Java Developer
11 348 (4.61%) Linux Engineer
12 336 (4.45%) Java Engineer
13 327 (4.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
14 323 (4.28%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 316 (4.19%) Cloud Engineer
16 307 (4.07%) .NET Developer
17 280 (3.71%) Linux/Unix DevOps
18 247 (3.27%) Python Developer
19 246 (3.26%) C# Developer
20 238 (3.15%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,227 (16.25%) Node.js
2 1,122 (14.86%) Spring
3 1,020 (13.51%) AngularJS
4 1,013 (13.42%) Web Services
5 953 (12.62%) .NET
6 939 (12.44%) React
7 893 (11.83%) HTML
8 807 (10.69%) CSS
9 778 (10.31%) REST
10 771 (10.21%) RESTful
11 682 (9.03%) Spring Boot
12 552 (7.31%) Kafka
13 433 (5.74%) HTML5
14 363 (4.81%) RabbitMQ
15 357 (4.73%) .NET Core
16 325 (4.31%) Elastic Stack
17 313 (4.15%) ASP.NET
18 295 (3.91%) jQuery
19 280 (3.71%) Redux
20 270 (3.58%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 620 (8.21%) Fintech
2 543 (7.19%) Greenfield Project
3 328 (4.34%) Public Cloud
4 281 (3.72%) Enterprise Software
5 276 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
6 258 (3.42%) User Experience
7 239 (3.17%) Data Centre
8 233 (3.09%) Self-Motivation
9 176 (2.33%) Mobile App
10 174 (2.30%) Hybrid Cloud
11 161 (2.13%) Cloud Native
12 136 (1.80%) Linux Command Line
13 125 (1.66%) Algorithms
14 103 (1.36%) Blog
15 90 (1.19%) Data Structures
16 85 (1.13%) Hedge funds
17 75 (0.99%) Virtual Team
18 69 (0.91%) NHS
19 63 (0.83%) Bitcoin
20 58 (0.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 2,994 (39.66%) Linux
2 876 (11.60%) Windows
3 524 (6.94%) Unix
4 324 (4.29%) CentOS
5 322 (4.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 247 (3.27%) Ubuntu
7 193 (2.56%) Windows Server
8 190 (2.52%) Android
9 133 (1.76%) Apple iOS
10 87 (1.15%) CoreOS
11 80 (1.06%) Debian
12 78 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
13 56 (0.74%) VMS
14 47 (0.62%) Mac OS X
15 43 (0.57%) Fedora
16 42 (0.56%) DC/OS
17 39 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
18 37 (0.49%) Windows 10
19 34 (0.45%) Solaris
20 32 (0.42%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 4,045 (53.58%) DevOps
2 3,754 (49.73%) Agile Software Development
3 2,099 (27.81%) Microservices
4 1,535 (20.33%) Software Engineering
5 1,529 (20.25%) Continuous Integration
6 1,360 (18.02%) TDD
7 1,119 (14.82%) Scrum
8 1,028 (13.62%) Configuration Management
9 973 (12.89%) Test Automation
10 880 (11.66%) Open Source
11 837 (11.09%) Continuous Delivery
12 699 (9.26%) BDD
13 590 (7.82%) Problem-Solving
14 574 (7.60%) Computer Science
15 465 (6.16%) Mentoring
16 462 (6.12%) Machine Learning
17 439 (5.82%) Deployment Automation
18 422 (5.59%) MVC
19 375 (4.97%) OO
20 367 (4.86%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2,952 (39.10%) Python
2 2,914 (38.60%) Java
3 1,898 (25.14%) JavaScript
4 1,406 (18.62%) SQL
5 1,120 (14.84%) Bash Shell
6 1,098 (14.54%) C#
7 899 (11.91%) Ruby
8 783 (10.37%) Go
9 618 (8.19%) Java 8
10 613 (8.12%) PHP
11 602 (7.97%) PowerShell
12 481 (6.37%) C++
13 436 (5.78%) Scala
14 309 (4.09%) Perl
15 289 (3.83%) TypeScript
16 247 (3.27%) C
17 225 (2.98%) Shell Script
18 221 (2.93%) ES6
19 138 (1.83%) Groovy
20 118 (1.56%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 760 (10.07%) Degree
2 303 (4.01%) Computer Science Degree
3 249 (3.30%) Security Cleared
4 135 (1.79%) AWS Certification
5 105 (1.39%) SC Cleared
6 96 (1.27%) Master's Degree
7 95 (1.26%) DV Cleared
8 83 (1.10%) RHCE
9 65 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
10 58 (0.77%) MCSE
11 57 (0.76%) RHCSA
12 47 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
13 46 (0.61%) CISSP
14 41 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
15 40 (0.53%) CCNA
15 40 (0.53%) SANS
16 39 (0.52%) CompTIA Security+
17 36 (0.48%) GIAC
17 36 (0.48%) Linux+ Certification
17 36 (0.48%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 390 (5.17%) QA
2 73 (0.97%) GDPR
3 36 (0.48%) SLA
4 22 (0.29%) PCI DSS
5 20 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 15 (0.20%) PMO
7 10 (0.13%) MiFID
8 8 (0.11%) PSD2
9 6 (0.079%) Data Quality
9 6 (0.079%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 6 (0.079%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (0.066%) Disclosure Scotland
11 4 (0.053%) COBIT
12 3 (0.040%) WCAG
13 2 (0.026%) COSO
13 2 (0.026%) FedRAMP
13 2 (0.026%) PA-DSS
13 2 (0.026%) SEPA
14 1 (0.013%) Cyber Essentials
14 1 (0.013%) IASME
System Software
1 358 (4.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 188 (2.49%) Active Directory
3 124 (1.64%) Hyper-V
4 103 (1.36%) Virtual Machines
5 102 (1.35%) vSphere
6 96 (1.27%) VirtualBox
7 73 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
8 50 (0.66%) Varnish
9 46 (0.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 46 (0.61%) Xen
10 38 (0.50%) LXC
10 38 (0.50%) oVirt
11 34 (0.45%) HDFS
12 29 (0.38%) iptables
13 28 (0.37%) RHEV
14 27 (0.36%) KVM
15 24 (0.32%) etcd
15 24 (0.32%) pfSense
16 19 (0.25%) Ceph
16 19 (0.25%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 3,477 (46.06%) Kubernetes
2 2,210 (29.28%) Ansible
3 1,808 (23.95%) Puppet
4 1,471 (19.49%) Terraform
5 1,357 (17.98%) Opscode Chef
6 398 (5.27%) Docker Swarm
7 269 (3.56%) Prometheus
8 255 (3.38%) Salt
9 236 (3.13%) Packer
10 234 (3.10%) Grafana
11 226 (2.99%) Nagios
12 197 (2.61%) Consul
13 191 (2.53%) Mesos
14 167 (2.21%) Graphite
15 162 (2.15%) ZABBIX
16 113 (1.50%) Rancher
17 112 (1.48%) Kibana
18 90 (1.19%) logstash
19 74 (0.98%) HAProxy
20 67 (0.89%) Opsview
Vendors
1 859 (11.38%) Google
2 540 (7.15%) Microsoft
3 518 (6.86%) Red Hat
4 492 (6.52%) Oracle
5 483 (6.40%) VMware
6 280 (3.71%) Splunk
7 174 (2.30%) IBM
8 162 (2.15%) Atlassian
9 155 (2.05%) SAP
10 135 (1.79%) New Relic
11 113 (1.50%) AppDynamics
12 84 (1.11%) SaltStack
13 68 (0.90%) Cisco
14 61 (0.81%) Hortonworks
15 59 (0.78%) WorldPay
16 50 (0.66%) Cloudera
17 49 (0.65%) ForgeRock
18 48 (0.64%) F5
19 47 (0.62%) Citrix
20 45 (0.60%) Facebook