Period
to 15 January 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 15 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Docker
UK > England
6 months to
15 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 18 31 43
Rank change year-on-year +13 +12 +51
Permanent jobs citing Docker 5,406 7,760 7,401
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 9.59% 6.64% 5.27%
As % of the System Software category 51.41% 38.50% 33.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5,661 7,053 6,671
Median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £40,000 £40,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £97,500 £91,250
UK median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -3.85% +4.00% +4.17%

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 10,515 20,158 22,067
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 18.66% 17.25% 15.70%
Number of salaries quoted 8,912 16,779 18,206
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £29,500 £25,500 £25,375
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%

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 15 January 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 15 January 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 +12 2,866 £75,000 - 601
North of England +19 805 £55,000 +4.76% 261
South East +25 759 £60,000 +4.35% 128
South West +28 453 £50,500 -1.94% 91
North West +20 413 £55,000 +4.76% 148
Yorkshire +11 340 £55,000 +4.76% 94
Midlands +46 331 £55,000 +10.00% 92
West Midlands +45 254 £57,500 +9.52% 65
East of England +26 115 £60,000 +9.09% 63
East Midlands +27 76 £50,000 +5.26% 27
North East +37 51 £55,000 +10.00% 19
Docker
UK

For the 6 months to 15 January 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 3,304 (61.12%) Kubernetes
2 2,776 (51.35%) DevOps
3 2,642 (48.87%) AWS
4 2,511 (46.45%) Agile Software Development
5 2,100 (38.85%) Python
6 1,795 (33.20%) Java
7 1,658 (30.67%) Azure
8 1,640 (30.34%) Microservices
9 1,636 (30.26%) JavaScript
10 1,580 (29.23%) Terraform
11 1,409 (26.06%) Linux
12 1,271 (23.51%) Software Engineering
13 1,182 (21.86%) Ansible
14 1,123 (20.77%) Jenkins
15 1,108 (20.50%) TDD
16 1,086 (20.09%) SQL
17 1,059 (19.59%) Git (software)
18 1,021 (18.89%) Finance
19 1,014 (18.76%) C#
20 923 (17.07%) .NET
21 914 (16.91%) Scrum
22 901 (16.67%) React
23 900 (16.65%) Node.js
24 881 (16.30%) GCP
25 739 (13.67%) Infrastructure as Code
26 735 (13.60%) Kafka
27 728 (13.47%) Puppet
28 721 (13.34%) Go
29 672 (12.43%) AngularJS
30 660 (12.21%) Continuous Integration

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
1 322 (5.96%) Elasticsearch
2 195 (3.61%) Apache
3 187 (3.46%) Apache Spark
4 174 (3.22%) Confluence
5 70 (1.29%) nginx
6 57 (1.05%) Tomcat
7 52 (0.96%) OpenStack
8 47 (0.87%) CMS
9 46 (0.85%) Cloud Foundry
10 36 (0.67%) WebSphere
11 34 (0.63%) JBoss
12 33 (0.61%) IIS
13 31 (0.57%) WordPress
14 27 (0.50%) WebLogic
15 26 (0.48%) Tornado
16 24 (0.44%) Apache Airflow
17 18 (0.33%) SharePoint
18 17 (0.31%) Drupal
19 12 (0.22%) Jupyter
20 9 (0.17%) Ethereum
Applications
1 27 (0.50%) Microsoft Project
2 11 (0.20%) InVision
3 10 (0.18%) Sketch
4 8 (0.15%) Microsoft Excel
5 6 (0.11%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (0.055%) Chatbot
6 3 (0.055%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.018%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.018%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.018%) Inkscape
7 1 (0.018%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 20 (0.37%) SAP Hybris
2 14 (0.26%) Magento
3 11 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
4 7 (0.13%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 6 (0.11%) Quorum
6 5 (0.092%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (0.074%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (0.055%) Distributed Ledger
8 3 (0.055%) Shopify
9 2 (0.037%) Maximo
9 2 (0.037%) Payment Gateway
9 2 (0.037%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 2,642 (48.87%) AWS
2 1,658 (30.67%) Azure
3 881 (16.30%) GCP
4 424 (7.84%) Serverless
5 375 (6.94%) AWS CloudFormation
6 367 (6.79%) SaaS
7 279 (5.16%) AWS Lambda
8 257 (4.75%) GitHub
9 251 (4.64%) PaaS
10 232 (4.29%) Amazon ECS
11 176 (3.26%) Amazon EKS
12 175 (3.24%) OpenShift
13 162 (3.00%) IaaS
14 138 (2.55%) Amazon EC2
15 121 (2.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 104 (1.92%) Datadog
17 100 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
18 96 (1.78%) Amazon S3
18 96 (1.78%) Pulumi
19 84 (1.55%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 125 (2.31%) Firewall
2 96 (1.78%) HTTP
3 82 (1.52%) TCP/IP
4 81 (1.50%) DNS
5 60 (1.11%) Network Security
6 58 (1.07%) VPN
7 50 (0.92%) Internet
8 27 (0.50%) IPv4
9 21 (0.39%) OSPF
10 19 (0.35%) AMQP
10 19 (0.35%) WAN
11 17 (0.31%) LAN
11 17 (0.31%) VLAN
12 16 (0.30%) SSL
13 14 (0.26%) HTTPS
13 14 (0.26%) IPv6
14 12 (0.22%) DHCP
14 12 (0.22%) Kerberos
15 11 (0.20%) Wireless
15 11 (0.20%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 658 (12.17%) PostgreSQL
2 535 (9.90%) SQL Server
3 510 (9.43%) MySQL
4 478 (8.84%) NoSQL
5 408 (7.55%) MongoDB
6 234 (4.33%) Relational Database
7 222 (4.11%) Redis
8 211 (3.90%) Big Data
9 119 (2.20%) Hadoop
10 115 (2.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 96 (1.78%) Amazon RDS
12 94 (1.74%) Amazon Redshift
13 92 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
14 89 (1.65%) Apache Cassandra
15 81 (1.50%) Azure SQL Database
16 65 (1.20%) MariaDB
17 61 (1.13%) RDBMS
18 56 (1.04%) Cosmos DB
19 46 (0.85%) Blockchain
20 32 (0.59%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 1,123 (20.77%) Jenkins
2 1,059 (19.59%) Git (software)
3 488 (9.03%) GitLab
4 320 (5.92%) JIRA
5 280 (5.18%) Selenium
6 185 (3.42%) TeamCity
7 147 (2.72%) Octopus Deploy
8 143 (2.65%) Bitbucket
9 123 (2.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 123 (2.28%) Cucumber
9 123 (2.28%) Maven
10 113 (2.09%) Artifactory
11 90 (1.66%) CircleCI
12 85 (1.57%) JUnit
13 81 (1.50%) Team Foundation Server
14 79 (1.46%) webpack
15 77 (1.42%) Gradle
16 75 (1.39%) Vagrant
17 70 (1.29%) SpecFlow
18 62 (1.15%) IntelliJ
General
1 1,021 (18.89%) Finance
2 293 (5.42%) Banking
3 228 (4.22%) Games
4 167 (3.09%) Public Sector
5 140 (2.59%) Retail
6 114 (2.11%) Marketing
7 87 (1.61%) Law
8 81 (1.50%) Telecoms
9 66 (1.22%) Front Office
10 59 (1.09%) Manufacturing
11 49 (0.91%) Back Office
12 40 (0.74%) Advertising
13 39 (0.72%) Electronics
14 31 (0.57%) Legal
15 19 (0.35%) Publishing
16 18 (0.33%) Automotive
17 17 (0.31%) Online Betting
18 15 (0.28%) Investment Banking
19 14 (0.26%) Brand Awareness
20 13 (0.24%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 2,074 (38.36%) Developer
2 1,234 (22.83%) DevOps Engineer
3 574 (10.62%) Software Engineer
4 554 (10.25%) AWS Engineer
5 546 (10.10%) Senior Developer
6 527 (9.75%) Java Developer
7 432 (7.99%) AWS DevOps
8 402 (7.44%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 299 (5.53%) Python Developer
10 272 (5.03%) .NET Developer
11 268 (4.96%) Senior DevOps
12 266 (4.92%) Architect
13 262 (4.85%) Full Stack Developer
14 242 (4.48%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 232 (4.29%) Java Engineer
16 230 (4.25%) Software Developer
17 196 (3.63%) PHP Developer
18 188 (3.48%) C# Developer
19 182 (3.37%) Cloud Engineer
20 166 (3.07%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 923 (17.07%) .NET
2 901 (16.67%) React
3 900 (16.65%) Node.js
4 735 (13.60%) Kafka
5 672 (12.43%) AngularJS
6 622 (11.51%) .NET Core
7 587 (10.86%) Spring
8 511 (9.45%) REST
9 459 (8.49%) CSS
9 459 (8.49%) Spring Boot
10 456 (8.44%) HTML
11 428 (7.92%) Web Services
12 383 (7.08%) Vue.js
13 313 (5.79%) RESTful
14 301 (5.57%) .NET Framework
15 290 (5.36%) RabbitMQ
16 191 (3.53%) Redux
17 189 (3.50%) Laravel
18 184 (3.40%) HTML5
19 177 (3.27%) GraphQL
Miscellaneous
1 410 (7.58%) Greenfield Project
2 235 (4.35%) Cloud Native
3 171 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
4 168 (3.11%) Public Cloud
5 119 (2.20%) Algorithms
6 118 (2.18%) Mobile App
7 116 (2.15%) Hedge funds
8 105 (1.94%) User Experience
9 85 (1.57%) Linux Command Line
10 76 (1.41%) Data Centre
11 69 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
12 62 (1.15%) Virtual Team
13 56 (1.04%) Self-Motivation
14 55 (1.02%) Enterprise Cloud
15 51 (0.94%) Hybrid Cloud
16 48 (0.89%) Blog
17 47 (0.87%) Data Structures
17 47 (0.87%) Social Network
18 41 (0.76%) Private Cloud
19 31 (0.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1,409 (26.06%) Linux
2 379 (7.01%) Windows
3 230 (4.25%) Unix
4 134 (2.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 118 (2.18%) CentOS
6 98 (1.81%) Windows Server
7 77 (1.42%) Ubuntu
8 65 (1.20%) Android
9 48 (0.89%) Apple iOS
10 27 (0.50%) VMS
11 22 (0.41%) Debian
11 22 (0.41%) Fedora
12 18 (0.33%) CoreOS
13 16 (0.30%) zOS
14 11 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
15 10 (0.18%) Mac OS
15 10 (0.18%) Windows Server 2016
16 7 (0.13%) Mac OS X
17 5 (0.092%) Windows 10
18 4 (0.074%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,776 (51.35%) DevOps
2 2,511 (46.45%) Agile Software Development
3 1,640 (30.34%) Microservices
4 1,271 (23.51%) Software Engineering
5 1,108 (20.50%) TDD
6 914 (16.91%) Scrum
7 739 (13.67%) Infrastructure as Code
8 660 (12.21%) Continuous Integration
9 581 (10.75%) Test Automation
10 485 (8.97%) Fintech
11 471 (8.71%) Mentoring
12 468 (8.66%) Problem-Solving
13 440 (8.14%) Configuration Management
14 384 (7.10%) Machine Learning
15 318 (5.88%) Analytics
15 318 (5.88%) BDD
16 317 (5.86%) Site Reliability Engineering
17 306 (5.66%) Open Source
18 293 (5.42%) OO
19 289 (5.35%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 2,100 (38.85%) Python
2 1,795 (33.20%) Java
3 1,636 (30.26%) JavaScript
4 1,086 (20.09%) SQL
5 1,014 (18.76%) C#
6 721 (13.34%) Go
7 492 (9.10%) PHP
8 479 (8.86%) Bash Shell
9 474 (8.77%) TypeScript
10 381 (7.05%) Ruby
11 323 (5.97%) PowerShell
12 237 (4.38%) Scala
13 215 (3.98%) Java 8
14 210 (3.88%) C++
15 192 (3.55%) Kotlin
16 99 (1.83%) ES6
17 93 (1.72%) C
18 87 (1.61%) Shell Script
19 86 (1.59%) Groovy
20 60 (1.11%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 357 (6.60%) Degree
2 271 (5.01%) Security Cleared
3 198 (3.66%) SC Cleared
4 137 (2.53%) Computer Science Degree
5 86 (1.59%) AWS Certification
6 53 (0.98%) PhD
7 42 (0.78%) DV Cleared
8 38 (0.70%) ISTQB
9 37 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
10 33 (0.61%) Sun Certification
11 32 (0.59%) ISEB
12 24 (0.44%) CCNA
13 21 (0.39%) OSCE
14 17 (0.31%) RHCE
15 16 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 15 (0.28%) OSCP
17 13 (0.24%) SANS
18 12 (0.22%) Master's Degree
19 11 (0.20%) CISSP
19 11 (0.20%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 195 (3.61%) QA
2 41 (0.76%) NIST
3 33 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 26 (0.48%) GDPR
5 12 (0.22%) Data Quality
6 11 (0.20%) PCI DSS
7 9 (0.17%) SLA
7 9 (0.17%) WCAG
8 8 (0.15%) ISO 9001
8 8 (0.15%) NCSC
9 6 (0.11%) NIST 800
10 5 (0.092%) Dodd-Frank
10 5 (0.092%) EMIR
10 5 (0.092%) MiFID
11 4 (0.074%) PMO
12 2 (0.037%) HIPAA
12 2 (0.037%) IEC 62304
12 2 (0.037%) ISO 13485
13 1 (0.018%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 158 (2.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 103 (1.91%) Active Directory
3 59 (1.09%) Hyper-V
4 45 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
5 24 (0.44%) vSphere
6 18 (0.33%) VirtualBox
7 17 (0.31%) KVM
8 16 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
9 12 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 11 (0.20%) HDFS
10 11 (0.20%) Xen
11 8 (0.15%) Firmware
11 8 (0.15%) pfSense
12 7 (0.13%) Ceph
12 7 (0.13%) LXC
13 5 (0.092%) Varnish
13 5 (0.092%) Virtual Desktop
14 4 (0.074%) GlusterFS
14 4 (0.074%) NFS
14 4 (0.074%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 3,304 (61.12%) Kubernetes
2 1,580 (29.23%) Terraform
3 1,182 (21.86%) Ansible
4 728 (13.47%) Puppet
5 514 (9.51%) Opscode Chef
6 188 (3.48%) Prometheus
7 159 (2.94%) Grafana
8 69 (1.28%) Packer
9 60 (1.11%) Istio
10 54 (1.00%) Nagios
11 48 (0.89%) Docker Swarm
12 47 (0.87%) Rancher
13 45 (0.83%) Kibana
14 38 (0.70%) Consul
15 26 (0.48%) ZABBIX
16 25 (0.46%) Fortio
16 25 (0.46%) HAProxy
16 25 (0.46%) Kiali
17 22 (0.41%) logstash
17 22 (0.41%) Mesos
Vendors
1 450 (8.32%) Google
2 344 (6.36%) Microsoft
3 250 (4.62%) VMware
4 210 (3.88%) Oracle
5 182 (3.37%) Red Hat
6 102 (1.89%) Atlassian
7 98 (1.81%) SaltStack
8 96 (1.78%) New Relic
9 94 (1.74%) IBM
9 94 (1.74%) SAP
10 89 (1.65%) Splunk
11 53 (0.98%) Cisco
12 43 (0.80%) Dynatrace
13 39 (0.72%) Zend
14 32 (0.59%) Adobe
15 28 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
16 21 (0.39%) hybris
17 20 (0.37%) Fortinet
18 19 (0.35%) Pega
19 17 (0.31%) CheckPoint