Period
to 20 October 2021

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 20 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Docker
UK > England
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 19 24 35
Rank change year-on-year +5 +11 +21
Permanent jobs citing Docker 11,726 4,102 8,235
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 10.60% 9.13% 6.55%
As % of the System Software category 57.88% 48.71% 37.52%
Number of salaries quoted 7,147 3,599 6,862
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £38,250
25th Percentile £52,500 £49,000 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% - +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £82,500 £85,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £95,000 £99,875
UK median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% - +4.00%

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 20,259 8,421 21,949
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 18.32% 18.75% 17.45%
Number of salaries quoted 13,869 7,269 18,419
10th Percentile £28,250 £30,750 £25,500
25th Percentile £38,750 £40,000 £32,725
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £56,914 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.48% +10.00% -
75th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £70,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

Docker
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Docker in England

Docker
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Docker in England

Docker
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Docker in England over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

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 20 October 2021. 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 +2 7,037 £80,000 +6.67% 979
South East 0 1,447 £60,000 - 252
North of England +9 1,445 £57,500 +9.00% 287
Midlands +10 682 £60,000 +14.29% 141
North West +8 678 £60,000 +9.09% 160
South West -3 649 £55,000 +10.00% 121
Yorkshire +10 647 £57,500 +9.52% 100
West Midlands +5 512 £60,000 +9.09% 101
East of England -25 245 £57,500 +9.52% 94
East Midlands +17 170 £57,500 +31.43% 40
North East +15 121 £47,500 -5.00% 27
Docker
UK

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 England region with a requirement for Docker.

1 7,479 (63.78%) Kubernetes
2 5,913 (50.43%) AWS
3 5,579 (47.58%) Agile Software Development
4 5,180 (44.18%) DevOps
5 4,117 (35.11%) Python
6 3,969 (33.85%) Software Engineering
7 3,908 (33.33%) Terraform
8 3,890 (33.17%) JavaScript
9 3,859 (32.91%) Java
10 3,667 (31.27%) Azure
11 3,590 (30.62%) Microservices
12 3,374 (28.77%) React
13 2,820 (24.05%) Git (software)
14 2,672 (22.79%) Finance
15 2,622 (22.36%) Jenkins
16 2,463 (21.00%) Linux
17 2,418 (20.62%) Node.js
18 2,400 (20.47%) SQL
19 2,251 (19.20%) C#
20 2,196 (18.73%) GCP
21 2,145 (18.29%) Social Skills
22 2,082 (17.76%) Full Stack Development
23 2,058 (17.55%) TDD
24 1,911 (16.30%) TypeScript
25 1,881 (16.04%) Ansible
26 1,831 (15.61%) .NET
27 1,754 (14.96%) Infrastructure as Code
28 1,733 (14.78%) Serverless
29 1,680 (14.33%) Scrum
30 1,630 (13.90%) Go

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
1 829 (7.07%) Elasticsearch
2 411 (3.51%) Confluence
3 387 (3.30%) Apache Spark
4 287 (2.45%) Apache
5 198 (1.69%) nginx
6 164 (1.40%) Apache Airflow
7 116 (0.99%) CMS
8 86 (0.73%) Apache Solr
8 86 (0.73%) Tomcat
9 76 (0.65%) OpenStack
10 70 (0.60%) Cloud Foundry
11 67 (0.57%) IIS
11 67 (0.57%) WordPress
12 54 (0.46%) Jupyter
13 48 (0.41%) Drupal
14 41 (0.35%) Tornado
15 37 (0.32%) JBoss
16 20 (0.17%) Gunicorn
17 17 (0.14%) Ethereum
17 17 (0.14%) Luigi
Applications
1 43 (0.37%) Sketch
2 30 (0.26%) InVision
3 26 (0.22%) Figma
4 18 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
5 16 (0.14%) GIMP
5 16 (0.14%) Photoshop
6 15 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
6 15 (0.13%) Microsoft Excel
7 12 (0.10%) MS Visio
8 6 (0.051%) Chatbot
9 5 (0.043%) Microsoft Office
10 2 (0.017%) Adobe XD
Business Applications
1 32 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
2 31 (0.26%) Magento
3 22 (0.19%) Shopify
4 19 (0.16%) Distributed Ledger
5 15 (0.13%) MetaTrader
6 14 (0.12%) Sentinel
7 13 (0.11%) R3 Corda
8 10 (0.085%) Primavera
9 9 (0.077%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
10 8 (0.068%) Dynamics CRM
11 7 (0.060%) Oracle BPM
12 1 (0.009%) Dynamics NAV
12 1 (0.009%) FINCAD Analytics
12 1 (0.009%) Relativity
12 1 (0.009%) Remedy ITSM
12 1 (0.009%) SunGard APT
12 1 (0.009%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 5,913 (50.43%) AWS
2 3,667 (31.27%) Azure
3 2,196 (18.73%) GCP
4 1,733 (14.78%) Serverless
5 1,140 (9.72%) GitHub
6 974 (8.31%) SaaS
7 895 (7.63%) AWS CloudFormation
8 838 (7.15%) AWS Lambda
9 563 (4.80%) Amazon S3
10 550 (4.69%) OpenShift
11 508 (4.33%) PaaS
12 494 (4.21%) Amazon ECS
13 416 (3.55%) Amazon SQS
14 410 (3.50%) Amazon EKS
15 326 (2.78%) IaaS
16 302 (2.58%) Amazon EC2
17 247 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
18 242 (2.06%) npm
19 203 (1.73%) Datadog
20 181 (1.54%) AWS Step Functions
Communications & Networking
1 481 (4.10%) HTTP
2 259 (2.21%) Firewall
3 178 (1.52%) DNS
4 156 (1.33%) Internet
5 155 (1.32%) VPN
6 113 (0.96%) TCP/IP
7 68 (0.58%) IPv4
8 63 (0.54%) Kerberos
9 61 (0.52%) Broadband
10 51 (0.43%) Network Security
11 50 (0.43%) SSH
12 45 (0.38%) SSL
13 41 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
14 39 (0.33%) IPv6
15 37 (0.32%) VLAN
16 36 (0.31%) SMTP
17 34 (0.29%) OSPF
18 33 (0.28%) WAN
19 32 (0.27%) AMQP
19 32 (0.27%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,618 (13.80%) PostgreSQL
2 1,562 (13.32%) NoSQL
3 1,405 (11.98%) MySQL
4 1,048 (8.94%) MongoDB
5 837 (7.14%) Redis
6 755 (6.44%) Big Data
7 738 (6.29%) Relational Database
8 718 (6.12%) SQL Server
9 710 (6.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 450 (3.84%) Amazon RDS
11 284 (2.42%) Hadoop
12 256 (2.18%) Apache Cassandra
13 237 (2.02%) Amazon Aurora
14 173 (1.48%) Azure SQL Database
15 171 (1.46%) RDBMS
16 147 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
17 142 (1.21%) Amazon Redshift
18 140 (1.19%) Amazon Athena
19 110 (0.94%) Blockchain
20 105 (0.90%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 2,820 (24.05%) Git (software)
2 2,622 (22.36%) Jenkins
3 827 (7.05%) GitLab
4 809 (6.90%) JIRA
5 438 (3.74%) webpack
6 407 (3.47%) Maven
7 396 (3.38%) Selenium
8 385 (3.28%) CircleCI
9 348 (2.97%) Cypress.io
10 336 (2.87%) TeamCity
11 315 (2.69%) Octopus Deploy
12 293 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 263 (2.24%) Bitbucket
14 239 (2.04%) JUnit
15 220 (1.88%) Gradle
16 215 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
17 204 (1.74%) SonarQube
18 182 (1.55%) Artifactory
19 180 (1.54%) Cucumber
20 171 (1.46%) Mockito
General
1 2,672 (22.79%) Finance
2 2,145 (18.29%) Social Skills
3 564 (4.81%) Retail
4 560 (4.78%) Banking
5 516 (4.40%) Games
6 409 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
7 378 (3.22%) Marketing
8 345 (2.94%) Front Office
9 266 (2.27%) Public Sector
10 246 (2.10%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 203 (1.73%) Law
12 194 (1.65%) Legal
13 184 (1.57%) Telecoms
14 139 (1.19%) Manufacturing
14 139 (1.19%) Presentation Skills
15 129 (1.10%) Financial Institution
16 107 (0.91%) Automotive
17 101 (0.86%) Advertising
18 97 (0.83%) Influencing Skills
19 79 (0.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4,419 (37.69%) Developer
2 1,954 (16.66%) Software Engineer
3 1,916 (16.34%) DevOps Engineer
4 1,076 (9.18%) Senior Developer
5 863 (7.36%) Java Developer
6 659 (5.62%) Full Stack Developer
7 653 (5.57%) AWS Engineer
8 621 (5.30%) Senior Software Engineer
9 545 (4.65%) Architect
10 510 (4.35%) AWS DevOps
11 501 (4.27%) Senior DevOps
12 493 (4.20%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 491 (4.19%) AWS DevOps Engineer
14 469 (4.00%) React Developer
15 426 (3.63%) Python Developer
16 424 (3.62%) Software Developer
17 379 (3.23%) C# Developer
18 369 (3.15%) PHP Developer
19 362 (3.09%) Java Engineer
20 349 (2.98%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3,374 (28.77%) React
2 2,418 (20.62%) Node.js
3 1,831 (15.61%) .NET
4 1,587 (13.53%) Kafka
5 1,580 (13.47%) REST
6 1,565 (13.35%) Spring
7 1,386 (11.82%) AngularJS
8 1,221 (10.41%) HTML
9 1,217 (10.38%) Web Services
10 1,195 (10.19%) RESTful
11 1,181 (10.07%) CSS
12 1,059 (9.03%) .NET Core
13 1,015 (8.66%) GraphQL
14 985 (8.40%) Spring Boot
15 812 (6.92%) Vue.js
16 625 (5.33%) RabbitMQ
17 576 (4.91%) Redux
18 549 (4.68%) Django
19 458 (3.91%) HTML5
20 420 (3.58%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 828 (7.06%) Greenfield Project
2 824 (7.03%) User Experience
3 602 (5.13%) Cloud Native
4 504 (4.30%) Algorithms
5 327 (2.79%) Self-Motivation
6 323 (2.75%) Virtual Team
7 310 (2.64%) Public Cloud
8 301 (2.57%) Mobile App
9 228 (1.94%) Linux Command Line
10 215 (1.83%) Data Structures
11 202 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
12 191 (1.63%) Hedge funds
13 188 (1.60%) Data Centre
14 182 (1.55%) Social Media
15 157 (1.34%) Legacy Systems
16 152 (1.30%) Hybrid Cloud
17 145 (1.24%) Blog
18 137 (1.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 122 (1.04%) Derivative
19 122 (1.04%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 2,463 (21.00%) Linux
2 557 (4.75%) Windows
3 465 (3.97%) Unix
4 196 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 177 (1.51%) Android
6 146 (1.25%) CentOS
7 123 (1.05%) Ubuntu
8 121 (1.03%) Apple iOS
9 118 (1.01%) Windows Server
10 55 (0.47%) Debian
11 53 (0.45%) Mesosphere
12 51 (0.43%) VMS
13 37 (0.32%) Mac OS
14 31 (0.26%) Windows Server 2016
15 28 (0.24%) Windows Server 2019
16 26 (0.22%) Alpine Linux
17 23 (0.20%) Fedora
18 18 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
18 18 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
19 17 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5,579 (47.58%) Agile Software Development
2 5,180 (44.18%) DevOps
3 3,969 (33.85%) Software Engineering
4 3,590 (30.62%) Microservices
5 2,082 (17.76%) Full Stack Development
6 2,058 (17.55%) TDD
7 1,754 (14.96%) Infrastructure as Code
8 1,680 (14.33%) Scrum
9 1,626 (13.87%) Test Automation
10 1,565 (13.35%) Continuous Integration
11 1,391 (11.86%) Problem-Solving
12 1,238 (10.56%) Mentoring
13 1,180 (10.06%) Analytics
14 1,113 (9.49%) Fintech
15 1,041 (8.88%) Open Source
16 962 (8.20%) Computer Science
16 962 (8.20%) Machine Learning
17 835 (7.12%) Artificial Intelligence
18 824 (7.03%) Unit Testing
19 789 (6.73%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4,117 (35.11%) Python
2 3,890 (33.17%) JavaScript
3 3,859 (32.91%) Java
4 2,400 (20.47%) SQL
5 2,251 (19.20%) C#
6 1,911 (16.30%) TypeScript
7 1,630 (13.90%) Go
8 1,146 (9.77%) PHP
9 1,003 (8.55%) Bash Shell
10 688 (5.87%) Ruby
11 657 (5.60%) Scala
12 640 (5.46%) PowerShell
13 604 (5.15%) Kotlin
14 559 (4.77%) Java 8
15 481 (4.10%) C++
16 381 (3.25%) ES6
17 260 (2.22%) C
18 228 (1.94%) Groovy
19 211 (1.80%) Java 11
20 209 (1.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1,107 (9.44%) Degree
2 603 (5.14%) Security Cleared
3 555 (4.73%) Computer Science Degree
4 484 (4.13%) SC Cleared
5 145 (1.24%) AWS Certification
6 136 (1.16%) Master's Degree
7 46 (0.39%) PhD
8 31 (0.26%) DBS Check
9 27 (0.23%) DV Cleared
10 26 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
11 19 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
11 19 (0.16%) RHCE
12 16 (0.14%) SANS
13 15 (0.13%) GIAC
13 15 (0.13%) ISTQB
14 9 (0.077%) TOGAF Certification
15 7 (0.060%) RHCSA
16 6 (0.051%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 6 (0.051%) SAFe Agilist
17 5 (0.043%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 806 (6.87%) QA
2 151 (1.29%) Accessibility
3 98 (0.84%) GDPR
4 46 (0.39%) Data Quality
5 42 (0.36%) PSD2
6 33 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 33 (0.28%) PCI DSS
7 22 (0.19%) GRC
7 22 (0.19%) WCAG
8 21 (0.18%) GxP
9 20 (0.17%) SLA
10 15 (0.13%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 6 (0.051%) ISO 15022
11 6 (0.051%) ISO 20022
12 5 (0.043%) NIST
13 3 (0.026%) IASME
13 3 (0.026%) IEC 62304
13 3 (0.026%) ISO 13485
13 3 (0.026%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 3 (0.026%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 157 (1.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 144 (1.23%) Active Directory
3 95 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
4 68 (0.58%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 51 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
6 42 (0.36%) KVM
7 33 (0.28%) VirtualBox
8 30 (0.26%) Hyper-V
8 30 (0.26%) Varnish
9 27 (0.23%) ISA Server
10 16 (0.14%) HDFS
11 15 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
12 14 (0.12%) Firmware
13 12 (0.10%) Ceph
13 12 (0.10%) Virtual Desktop
14 11 (0.094%) etcd
14 11 (0.094%) LXC
15 10 (0.085%) vSphere
16 9 (0.077%) Postfix
17 6 (0.051%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7,479 (63.78%) Kubernetes
2 3,908 (33.33%) Terraform
3 1,881 (16.04%) Ansible
4 965 (8.23%) Puppet
5 770 (6.57%) Opscode Chef
6 557 (4.75%) Prometheus
7 544 (4.64%) Grafana
8 163 (1.39%) Docker Swarm
9 129 (1.10%) Istio
9 129 (1.10%) Rancher
10 124 (1.06%) Packer
11 114 (0.97%) Consul
12 111 (0.95%) Kibana
13 90 (0.77%) Graphite
14 86 (0.73%) logstash
15 74 (0.63%) Nagios
16 61 (0.52%) Salt
17 55 (0.47%) HAProxy
18 53 (0.45%) Opsgenie
19 52 (0.44%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 962 (8.20%) Google
2 677 (5.77%) Microsoft
3 543 (4.63%) Oracle
4 272 (2.32%) Red Hat
5 245 (2.09%) Splunk
6 232 (1.98%) VMware
7 161 (1.37%) New Relic
8 145 (1.24%) SaltStack
9 140 (1.19%) IBM
10 115 (0.98%) Samsung
11 91 (0.78%) SAP
12 81 (0.69%) Atlassian
13 76 (0.65%) Zend
14 66 (0.56%) Apple
15 55 (0.47%) Adobe
16 52 (0.44%) LexisNexis
17 49 (0.42%) Cloudera
18 45 (0.38%) Hortonworks
19 43 (0.37%) Dynatrace
20 42 (0.36%) BT