Period
to 14 December 2019

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 14 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Docker
UK > England
6 months to
14 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 33 48 96
Rank change year-on-year +15 +48 +116
Permanent jobs citing Docker 8,018 7,581 5,521
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 6.58% 5.12% 3.28%
As % of the System Software category 37.94% 33.00% 25.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6,702 6,225 4,630
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £97,500 £91,250 £87,500
UK median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +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 21,131 22,973 21,857
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 17.33% 15.52% 12.99%
Number of salaries quoted 17,469 18,777 18,310
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%

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 14 December 2019.

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 14 December 2019. 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 +9 4,647 £75,000 +7.14% 851
South East +32 1,218 £55,000 - 185
North of England +11 901 £52,500 +5.00% 238
South West +34 550 £53,750 +7.50% 109
North West +7 476 £52,500 +2.94% 125
Midlands +35 400 £50,000 -4.76% 113
Yorkshire +18 398 £52,500 +8.25% 89
West Midlands +43 250 £52,500 - 82
East of England -5 244 £55,000 - 119
East Midlands +10 146 £47,500 -12.84% 31
North East -28 27 £50,000 - 24
Docker
UK

For the 6 months to 14 December 2019, 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 4,533 (56.54%) Kubernetes
2 4,100 (51.13%) AWS
3 4,010 (50.01%) DevOps
4 3,755 (46.83%) Agile Software Development
5 3,079 (38.40%) Python
6 3,030 (37.79%) Java
7 2,464 (30.73%) Linux
8 2,441 (30.44%) Microservices
9 2,316 (28.89%) Azure
10 2,315 (28.87%) JavaScript
11 2,056 (25.64%) Jenkins
12 1,993 (24.86%) Ansible
13 1,973 (24.61%) Git (software)
14 1,935 (24.13%) Terraform
15 1,788 (22.30%) Software Engineering
16 1,571 (19.59%) SQL
17 1,500 (18.71%) Finance
18 1,484 (18.51%) TDD
19 1,433 (17.87%) Puppet
20 1,322 (16.49%) C#
21 1,315 (16.40%) GCP
22 1,303 (16.25%) React
23 1,280 (15.96%) Continuous Integration
24 1,262 (15.74%) Node.js
25 1,217 (15.18%) Scrum
26 1,142 (14.24%) .NET
27 1,067 (13.31%) AngularJS
28 1,033 (12.88%) Opscode Chef
29 1,014 (12.65%) Test Automation
30 980 (12.22%) Spring

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
1 457 (5.70%) Apache Spark
2 453 (5.65%) Elasticsearch
3 331 (4.13%) Confluence
4 283 (3.53%) Apache
5 177 (2.21%) nginx
6 164 (2.05%) Tomcat
7 160 (2.00%) OpenStack
8 139 (1.73%) IIS
9 114 (1.42%) JBoss
10 86 (1.07%) CMS
11 74 (0.92%) Cloud Foundry
12 66 (0.82%) WebSphere
13 56 (0.70%) WordPress
14 35 (0.44%) Apache Solr
14 35 (0.44%) Drupal
15 31 (0.39%) Hyperledger
16 30 (0.37%) Apache Airflow
16 30 (0.37%) WebLogic
17 29 (0.36%) Ethereum
18 26 (0.32%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (0.11%) Adobe Premiere
1 9 (0.11%) Chatbot
1 9 (0.11%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (0.100%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.050%) Adobe Captivate
3 4 (0.050%) Camtasia
3 4 (0.050%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.037%) HipChat
4 3 (0.037%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.037%) Sketch
4 3 (0.037%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.025%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.012%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.012%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 57 (0.71%) Payment Gateway
2 29 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.14%) R3 Corda
4 10 (0.12%) Distributed Ledger
5 9 (0.11%) Magento
6 8 (0.100%) Shopify
7 6 (0.075%) Quorum
8 3 (0.037%) BusinessWorks
8 3 (0.037%) Oracle BPM
9 2 (0.025%) OpenCart
9 2 (0.025%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.025%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
9 2 (0.025%) TIBCO iProcess
10 1 (0.012%) NetSuite
10 1 (0.012%) Oracle Applications
10 1 (0.012%) Revive Adserver
10 1 (0.012%) Sage 200
10 1 (0.012%) SAP Business One
10 1 (0.012%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4,100 (51.13%) AWS
2 2,316 (28.89%) Azure
3 1,315 (16.40%) GCP
4 543 (6.77%) Serverless
5 527 (6.57%) AWS CloudFormation
6 482 (6.01%) GitHub
7 464 (5.79%) OpenShift
8 449 (5.60%) SaaS
9 426 (5.31%) Amazon EC2
10 379 (4.73%) AWS Lambda
11 323 (4.03%) Amazon ECS
12 321 (4.00%) Amazon S3
13 292 (3.64%) PaaS
14 244 (3.04%) IaaS
15 210 (2.62%) Amazon SQS
16 186 (2.32%) Cloud Computing
17 107 (1.33%) Slack
18 100 (1.25%) Datadog
19 98 (1.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
20 88 (1.10%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 285 (3.55%) Firewall
2 182 (2.27%) TCP/IP
3 155 (1.93%) DNS
4 151 (1.88%) VPN
5 142 (1.77%) Internet
6 104 (1.30%) HTTP
7 74 (0.92%) SSL
8 45 (0.56%) Network Security
9 42 (0.52%) WAN
10 40 (0.50%) LAN
11 38 (0.47%) DHCP
12 31 (0.39%) HTTPS
13 26 (0.32%) SMTP
14 20 (0.25%) Wireshark
15 19 (0.24%) Skype
16 18 (0.22%) MPLS
16 18 (0.22%) WLAN
17 17 (0.21%) DMZ
18 14 (0.17%) VLAN
19 13 (0.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 865 (10.79%) NoSQL
2 803 (10.01%) PostgreSQL
3 794 (9.90%) MySQL
4 662 (8.26%) SQL Server
5 651 (8.12%) MongoDB
6 536 (6.68%) Big Data
7 429 (5.35%) Redis
8 342 (4.27%) Relational Database
9 335 (4.18%) Amazon RDS
10 320 (3.99%) Hadoop
11 268 (3.34%) Apache Cassandra
12 208 (2.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 134 (1.67%) RDBMS
14 133 (1.66%) Blockchain
15 127 (1.58%) Amazon Redshift
16 94 (1.17%) MariaDB
17 88 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
18 84 (1.05%) Apache Hive
19 58 (0.72%) Neo4j
20 54 (0.67%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 2,056 (25.64%) Jenkins
2 1,973 (24.61%) Git (software)
3 729 (9.09%) JIRA
4 442 (5.51%) Maven
5 425 (5.30%) Selenium
6 401 (5.00%) TeamCity
7 379 (4.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 347 (4.33%) GitLab
9 312 (3.89%) Bitbucket
10 301 (3.75%) Cucumber
11 279 (3.48%) Octopus Deploy
12 267 (3.33%) JUnit
13 229 (2.86%) Artifactory
14 192 (2.39%) Team Foundation Server
15 183 (2.28%) Vagrant
16 172 (2.15%) Subversion
17 167 (2.08%) Gradle
18 162 (2.02%) CircleCI
19 137 (1.71%) Visual Studio Team System
19 137 (1.71%) webpack
General
1 1,500 (18.71%) Finance
2 452 (5.64%) Banking
3 448 (5.59%) Retail
4 227 (2.83%) Front Office
5 215 (2.68%) Public Sector
6 202 (2.52%) Games
7 200 (2.49%) Marketing
8 109 (1.36%) Telecoms
9 94 (1.17%) Manufacturing
10 78 (0.97%) Advertising
11 74 (0.92%) Electronics
12 73 (0.91%) Law
13 62 (0.77%) Automotive
14 51 (0.64%) Investment Banking
15 48 (0.60%) Financial Institution
16 41 (0.51%) Back Office
17 39 (0.49%) Publishing
18 33 (0.41%) Legal
19 31 (0.39%) Billing
20 20 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3,030 (37.79%) Developer
2 1,746 (21.78%) DevOps Engineer
3 896 (11.17%) Java Developer
4 797 (9.94%) Software Engineer
5 738 (9.20%) Senior Developer
6 512 (6.39%) AWS Engineer
7 395 (4.93%) Cloud Engineer
7 395 (4.93%) Senior DevOps
8 393 (4.90%) .NET Developer
9 364 (4.54%) Software Developer
10 350 (4.37%) Java Engineer
11 347 (4.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 331 (4.13%) C# Developer
13 327 (4.08%) Python Developer
14 301 (3.75%) PHP Developer
15 273 (3.40%) Platform Engineer
16 272 (3.39%) Architect
17 270 (3.37%) Senior Java Developer
18 261 (3.26%) Senior Software Engineer
19 256 (3.19%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,303 (16.25%) React
2 1,262 (15.74%) Node.js
3 1,142 (14.24%) .NET
4 1,067 (13.31%) AngularJS
5 980 (12.22%) Spring
6 947 (11.81%) HTML
7 926 (11.55%) CSS
8 876 (10.93%) REST
9 841 (10.49%) Web Services
10 754 (9.40%) Kafka
11 705 (8.79%) RESTful
12 648 (8.08%) Spring Boot
13 487 (6.07%) .NET Core
14 404 (5.04%) ASP.NET
15 389 (4.85%) HTML5
16 361 (4.50%) RabbitMQ
17 356 (4.44%) JSON
18 321 (4.00%) Elastic Stack
19 308 (3.84%) Redux
20 303 (3.78%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 672 (8.38%) Greenfield Project
2 385 (4.80%) Public Cloud
3 302 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
4 252 (3.14%) User Experience
5 203 (2.53%) Algorithms
6 179 (2.23%) Data Centre
7 175 (2.18%) Fixed Income
7 175 (2.18%) Mobile App
8 169 (2.11%) Cloud Native
8 169 (2.11%) Linux Command Line
9 152 (1.90%) Self-Motivation
10 150 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
11 148 (1.85%) Hybrid Cloud
12 136 (1.70%) Data Structures
13 125 (1.56%) Hedge funds
14 99 (1.23%) Blog
15 92 (1.15%) Private Cloud
16 85 (1.06%) Derivative
17 68 (0.85%) PlayStation
18 67 (0.84%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2,464 (30.73%) Linux
2 842 (10.50%) Windows
3 486 (6.06%) Unix
4 258 (3.22%) CentOS
5 230 (2.87%) Windows Server
6 205 (2.56%) Android
7 197 (2.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 179 (2.23%) Apple iOS
9 123 (1.53%) Ubuntu
10 78 (0.97%) Mac OS X
11 63 (0.79%) Debian
12 48 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
13 34 (0.42%) VMS
14 30 (0.37%) Mesosphere
15 26 (0.32%) CoreOS
15 26 (0.32%) Fedora
16 20 (0.25%) zOS
17 17 (0.21%) Mac OS
18 13 (0.16%) Windows 10
19 12 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4,010 (50.01%) DevOps
2 3,755 (46.83%) Agile Software Development
3 2,441 (30.44%) Microservices
4 1,788 (22.30%) Software Engineering
5 1,484 (18.51%) TDD
6 1,280 (15.96%) Continuous Integration
7 1,217 (15.18%) Scrum
8 1,014 (12.65%) Test Automation
9 857 (10.69%) Configuration Management
10 837 (10.44%) Open Source
11 820 (10.23%) Infrastructure as Code
12 777 (9.69%) Fintech
13 712 (8.88%) Problem-Solving
14 688 (8.58%) Mentoring
15 681 (8.49%) Computer Science
16 670 (8.36%) BDD
17 642 (8.01%) Continuous Delivery
18 573 (7.15%) MVC
19 543 (6.77%) Machine Learning
20 515 (6.42%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3,079 (38.40%) Python
2 3,030 (37.79%) Java
3 2,315 (28.87%) JavaScript
4 1,571 (19.59%) SQL
5 1,322 (16.49%) C#
6 929 (11.59%) Bash Shell
7 802 (10.00%) Go
8 746 (9.30%) Ruby
9 730 (9.10%) PHP
10 624 (7.78%) Java 8
11 616 (7.68%) PowerShell
12 510 (6.36%) TypeScript
13 477 (5.95%) Scala
14 395 (4.93%) C++
15 263 (3.28%) Kotlin
16 253 (3.16%) ES6
17 239 (2.98%) Perl
17 239 (2.98%) Shell Script
18 212 (2.64%) C
19 172 (2.15%) R
Qualifications
1 765 (9.54%) Degree
2 404 (5.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 197 (2.46%) Security Cleared
4 112 (1.40%) SC Cleared
5 100 (1.25%) AWS Certification
6 85 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
7 63 (0.79%) Master's Degree
8 60 (0.75%) DV Cleared
9 55 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
10 52 (0.65%) CCNA
11 49 (0.61%) MCSE
12 36 (0.45%) PhD
13 31 (0.39%) CISSP
13 31 (0.39%) RHCE
14 29 (0.36%) SANS
15 25 (0.31%) CompTIA Security+
16 24 (0.30%) GIAC
16 24 (0.30%) Linux+ Certification
16 24 (0.30%) Network+ Certification
16 24 (0.30%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 435 (5.43%) QA
2 50 (0.62%) SLA
3 42 (0.52%) GDPR
4 33 (0.41%) PCI DSS
5 28 (0.35%) Data Quality
6 15 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (0.087%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 5 (0.062%) Solvency II
9 4 (0.050%) GPG13
9 4 (0.050%) MiFID
10 3 (0.037%) PSD2
11 2 (0.025%) NIST
12 1 (0.012%) NCSC
12 1 (0.012%) WCAG
System Software
1 204 (2.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 176 (2.20%) Active Directory
3 74 (0.92%) Hyper-V
4 63 (0.79%) VirtualBox
5 56 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
6 52 (0.65%) vSphere
7 35 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
8 32 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 29 (0.36%) NFS
10 26 (0.32%) LXC
10 26 (0.32%) Varnish
11 23 (0.29%) KVM
12 19 (0.24%) oVirt
13 18 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
13 18 (0.22%) Xen
14 16 (0.20%) Samba
15 14 (0.17%) Ceph
15 14 (0.17%) RHEV
16 13 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
17 11 (0.14%) etcd
Systems Management
1 4,533 (56.54%) Kubernetes
2 1,993 (24.86%) Ansible
3 1,935 (24.13%) Terraform
4 1,433 (17.87%) Puppet
5 1,033 (12.88%) Opscode Chef
6 278 (3.47%) Docker Swarm
7 248 (3.09%) Prometheus
8 244 (3.04%) Packer
9 214 (2.67%) Grafana
10 189 (2.36%) Nagios
11 178 (2.22%) Rancher
12 176 (2.20%) Consul
13 175 (2.18%) Mesos
14 133 (1.66%) Salt
15 111 (1.38%) ZABBIX
16 104 (1.30%) Graphite
16 104 (1.30%) Kibana
17 102 (1.27%) Marathon
18 77 (0.96%) Istio
19 61 (0.76%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 740 (9.23%) Google
2 574 (7.16%) Microsoft
3 398 (4.96%) Oracle
4 295 (3.68%) VMware
5 270 (3.37%) Red Hat
6 186 (2.32%) Splunk
7 149 (1.86%) Atlassian
8 109 (1.36%) IBM
9 81 (1.01%) AppDynamics
10 80 (1.00%) Hortonworks
11 79 (0.99%) SAP
11 79 (0.99%) WorldPay
12 66 (0.82%) New Relic
12 66 (0.82%) Zend
13 65 (0.81%) SaltStack
14 58 (0.72%) Cloudera
15 55 (0.69%) Facebook
16 49 (0.61%) Citrix
17 44 (0.55%) Cisco
18 39 (0.49%) Spotify