Period
to 1 October 2020

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 1 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Docker
UK > England
6 months to
1 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 22 32 58
Rank change year-on-year +10 +26 +52
Permanent jobs citing Docker 4,010 8,508 7,322
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 9.08% 6.57% 4.74%
As % of the System Software category 48.39% 37.35% 31.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4,041 7,695 6,416
Median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £38,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £97,500 £92,500
UK median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% 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 8,286 22,778 22,964
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 18.77% 17.58% 14.88%
Number of salaries quoted 7,028 18,769 18,844
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £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 1 October 2020.

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 1 October 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
London +7 2,151 £75,000 - 499
South East +14 594 £60,000 +9.09% 130
North of England +36 533 £52,500 +5.00% 211
South West +25 320 £50,500 -8.18% 87
North West +35 271 £55,000 +4.76% 134
Yorkshire +24 223 £52,500 +5.00% 56
Midlands +32 194 £52,500 +5.00% 91
East of England +47 171 £55,000 - 52
West Midlands +48 160 £55,000 +4.76% 69
North East +39 38 £50,000 +17.65% 21
East Midlands -11 34 £43,750 -7.89% 22
Docker
UK

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 England region with a requirement for Docker.

1 2,401 (59.88%) Kubernetes
2 2,124 (52.97%) DevOps
3 1,971 (49.15%) AWS
4 1,673 (41.72%) Agile Software Development
5 1,559 (38.88%) Python
6 1,320 (32.92%) Azure
7 1,291 (32.19%) Java
8 1,252 (31.22%) JavaScript
9 1,243 (31.00%) Microservices
10 1,062 (26.48%) Terraform
11 1,017 (25.36%) Linux
12 1,001 (24.96%) Jenkins
13 893 (22.27%) Software Engineering
14 888 (22.14%) Ansible
15 862 (21.50%) Finance
16 825 (20.57%) SQL
17 794 (19.80%) Git (software)
18 762 (19.00%) TDD
19 725 (18.08%) C#
20 692 (17.26%) Node.js
21 688 (17.16%) .NET
22 665 (16.58%) React
23 637 (15.89%) GCP
24 610 (15.21%) Scrum
25 525 (13.09%) AngularJS
26 499 (12.44%) SQL Server
27 494 (12.32%) NoSQL
28 481 (12.00%) Puppet
29 471 (11.75%) Infrastructure as Code
30 449 (11.20%) 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
1 254 (6.33%) Elasticsearch
2 186 (4.64%) Apache
3 169 (4.21%) Confluence
4 123 (3.07%) Apache Spark
5 55 (1.37%) nginx
6 46 (1.15%) OpenStack
7 34 (0.85%) Cloud Foundry
7 34 (0.85%) IIS
8 33 (0.82%) Tomcat
9 31 (0.77%) WebSphere
10 28 (0.70%) SharePoint
11 26 (0.65%) CMS
12 17 (0.42%) JBoss
12 17 (0.42%) WordPress
13 16 (0.40%) WebLogic
14 12 (0.30%) GlassFish
15 11 (0.27%) Tornado
16 10 (0.25%) Apache Airflow
17 9 (0.22%) Ethereum
17 9 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (0.100%) Sketch
2 3 (0.075%) Chatbot
2 3 (0.075%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.050%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.025%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.025%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.025%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.025%) Inkscape
4 1 (0.025%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.025%) Mingle
4 1 (0.025%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 18 (0.45%) Distributed Ledger
2 17 (0.42%) SAP Hybris
3 8 (0.20%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 8 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
3 8 (0.20%) R3 Corda
4 5 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.12%) Magento
5 2 (0.050%) Maximo
5 2 (0.050%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.050%) Quorum
5 2 (0.050%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.025%) OpenCart
6 1 (0.025%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.025%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.025%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 1,971 (49.15%) AWS
2 1,320 (32.92%) Azure
3 637 (15.89%) GCP
4 416 (10.37%) Serverless
5 283 (7.06%) AWS Lambda
5 283 (7.06%) SaaS
6 245 (6.11%) AWS CloudFormation
7 203 (5.06%) OpenShift
8 189 (4.71%) GitHub
9 186 (4.64%) Amazon ECS
10 180 (4.49%) PaaS
11 126 (3.14%) IaaS
12 105 (2.62%) Amazon EC2
13 91 (2.27%) Apigee
14 80 (2.00%) Amazon S3
14 80 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
15 76 (1.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 66 (1.65%) Amazon EKS
17 60 (1.50%) npm
18 58 (1.45%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 102 (2.54%) Firewall
2 58 (1.45%) TCP/IP
3 56 (1.40%) DNS
4 55 (1.37%) HTTP
5 50 (1.25%) Internet
6 44 (1.10%) VPN
7 34 (0.85%) Network Security
8 18 (0.45%) AMQP
9 17 (0.42%) SSH
10 15 (0.37%) LAN
10 15 (0.37%) OSPF
11 14 (0.35%) Skype
12 13 (0.32%) BGP
12 13 (0.32%) Multicast
12 13 (0.32%) SAN
12 13 (0.32%) WAN
12 13 (0.32%) Wireless
13 12 (0.30%) Cisco Nexus
13 12 (0.30%) VXLAN
14 11 (0.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 499 (12.44%) SQL Server
2 494 (12.32%) NoSQL
3 402 (10.02%) PostgreSQL
4 388 (9.68%) MySQL
5 316 (7.88%) MongoDB
6 184 (4.59%) Big Data
7 176 (4.39%) Redis
8 145 (3.62%) Relational Database
9 111 (2.77%) Apache Cassandra
10 102 (2.54%) Hadoop
11 99 (2.47%) Amazon Redshift
12 96 (2.39%) Data Warehouse
13 80 (2.00%) Amazon RDS
14 73 (1.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 48 (1.20%) Blockchain
16 46 (1.15%) MariaDB
17 37 (0.92%) RDBMS
18 35 (0.87%) Azure SQL Database
18 35 (0.87%) Neo4j
19 32 (0.80%) Flink
Development Applications
1 1,001 (24.96%) Jenkins
2 794 (19.80%) Git (software)
3 304 (7.58%) GitLab
4 292 (7.28%) JIRA
5 187 (4.66%) Selenium
6 158 (3.94%) TeamCity
7 129 (3.22%) Artifactory
8 124 (3.09%) Cucumber
9 120 (2.99%) Bitbucket
10 115 (2.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 108 (2.69%) JUnit
12 90 (2.24%) Maven
13 86 (2.14%) webpack
14 82 (2.04%) CircleCI
14 82 (2.04%) Octopus Deploy
15 68 (1.70%) Mocha
16 64 (1.60%) Vagrant
17 55 (1.37%) Sonatype Nexus
18 47 (1.17%) Mockito
19 45 (1.12%) SonarQube
General
1 862 (21.50%) Finance
2 224 (5.59%) Banking
3 113 (2.82%) Games
4 97 (2.42%) Retail
5 82 (2.04%) Law
6 81 (2.02%) Public Sector
7 74 (1.85%) Marketing
8 65 (1.62%) Back Office
9 55 (1.37%) Front Office
10 40 (1.00%) Manufacturing
11 35 (0.87%) Telecoms
12 32 (0.80%) Legal
13 29 (0.72%) Advertising
14 23 (0.57%) Financial Institution
15 14 (0.35%) Electronics
15 14 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
16 12 (0.30%) Investment Banking
17 10 (0.25%) Publishing
18 9 (0.22%) Local Government
19 7 (0.17%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1,560 (38.90%) Developer
2 931 (23.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 404 (10.07%) Software Engineer
4 395 (9.85%) Java Developer
5 384 (9.58%) Senior Developer
6 336 (8.38%) AWS Engineer
7 284 (7.08%) AWS DevOps
8 244 (6.08%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 224 (5.59%) Architect
10 215 (5.36%) Senior DevOps
11 207 (5.16%) .NET Developer
12 204 (5.09%) Python Developer
13 194 (4.84%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 184 (4.59%) Full Stack Developer
15 168 (4.19%) Java Engineer
16 159 (3.97%) PHP Developer
16 159 (3.97%) Software Developer
17 155 (3.87%) Python Engineer
18 143 (3.57%) C# Developer
19 138 (3.44%) Kubernetes Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 692 (17.26%) Node.js
2 688 (17.16%) .NET
3 665 (16.58%) React
4 525 (13.09%) AngularJS
5 449 (11.20%) Web Services
6 435 (10.85%) CSS
7 430 (10.72%) HTML
8 426 (10.62%) REST
9 420 (10.47%) .NET Core
10 411 (10.25%) Kafka
11 354 (8.83%) Spring
12 253 (6.31%) RESTful
13 245 (6.11%) Vue.js
14 232 (5.79%) Spring Boot
15 198 (4.94%) Redux
16 193 (4.81%) .NET Framework
17 191 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
18 182 (4.54%) HTML5
19 159 (3.97%) Laravel
20 135 (3.37%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 267 (6.66%) Greenfield Project
2 167 (4.16%) Public Cloud
3 164 (4.09%) Cloud Native
4 155 (3.87%) Analytical Skills
5 154 (3.84%) Hedge funds
6 92 (2.29%) Mobile App
6 92 (2.29%) User Experience
7 73 (1.82%) Algorithms
8 63 (1.57%) Self-Motivation
9 60 (1.50%) Data Centre
10 51 (1.27%) Blog
11 46 (1.15%) Equities
12 44 (1.10%) Virtual Team
13 42 (1.05%) Derivative
13 42 (1.05%) Hybrid Cloud
14 38 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
15 34 (0.85%) Data Structures
16 32 (0.80%) Private Cloud
17 30 (0.75%) Linux Command Line
18 29 (0.72%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 1,017 (25.36%) Linux
2 323 (8.05%) Windows
3 118 (2.94%) Unix
4 102 (2.54%) CentOS
5 99 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 71 (1.77%) Windows Server
7 64 (1.60%) Ubuntu
8 39 (0.97%) Android
9 35 (0.87%) Debian
10 28 (0.70%) VMS
11 24 (0.60%) Apple iOS
12 15 (0.37%) Solaris
13 14 (0.35%) CoreOS
14 13 (0.32%) AIX
14 13 (0.32%) Fedora
15 11 (0.27%) Mac OS
16 9 (0.22%) FreeBSD
16 9 (0.22%) Mac OS X
16 9 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
17 6 (0.15%) FreeNAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,124 (52.97%) DevOps
2 1,673 (41.72%) Agile Software Development
3 1,243 (31.00%) Microservices
4 893 (22.27%) Software Engineering
5 762 (19.00%) TDD
6 610 (15.21%) Scrum
7 471 (11.75%) Infrastructure as Code
8 444 (11.07%) Fintech
9 442 (11.02%) Test Automation
10 438 (10.92%) Continuous Integration
11 385 (9.60%) Mentoring
12 351 (8.75%) Machine Learning
13 345 (8.60%) Open Source
14 287 (7.16%) Artificial Intelligence
15 272 (6.78%) Site Reliability Engineering
16 268 (6.68%) Configuration Management
16 268 (6.68%) Problem-Solving
17 263 (6.56%) Analytics
18 262 (6.53%) BDD
19 256 (6.38%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1,559 (38.88%) Python
2 1,291 (32.19%) Java
3 1,252 (31.22%) JavaScript
4 825 (20.57%) SQL
5 725 (18.08%) C#
6 372 (9.28%) PHP
7 370 (9.23%) Go
8 369 (9.20%) Bash Shell
9 337 (8.40%) TypeScript
10 271 (6.76%) Ruby
11 266 (6.63%) PowerShell
12 212 (5.29%) C++
13 173 (4.31%) Java 8
14 169 (4.21%) Scala
15 144 (3.59%) Kotlin
16 97 (2.42%) Shell Script
17 95 (2.37%) ES6
18 91 (2.27%) C
19 74 (1.85%) Clojure
20 56 (1.40%) R
Qualifications
1 367 (9.15%) Degree
2 166 (4.14%) Security Cleared
3 145 (3.62%) Computer Science Degree
4 89 (2.22%) SC Cleared
5 60 (1.50%) DV Cleared
6 54 (1.35%) Sun Certification
7 32 (0.80%) AWS Certification
8 28 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
8 28 (0.70%) ISTQB
8 28 (0.70%) PhD
9 21 (0.52%) CCNA
9 21 (0.52%) ISEB
10 13 (0.32%) Numerate Degree
11 9 (0.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 8 (0.20%) CISSP
12 8 (0.20%) Master's Degree
12 8 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (0.17%) MCP
13 7 (0.17%) MCSA
14 5 (0.12%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 162 (4.04%) QA
2 29 (0.72%) NIST
3 25 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (0.57%) SLA
5 16 (0.40%) NIST 800
6 15 (0.37%) NCSC
7 13 (0.32%) GDPR
8 6 (0.15%) PMO
9 4 (0.100%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.050%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.050%) WCAG
11 1 (0.025%) Basel III
11 1 (0.025%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.025%) IEC 62304
11 1 (0.025%) ISO 13485
11 1 (0.025%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.025%) MiFID
System Software
1 92 (2.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 68 (1.70%) Active Directory
3 40 (1.00%) vSphere
4 34 (0.85%) Hyper-V
5 33 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
6 25 (0.62%) VirtualBox
7 17 (0.42%) KVM
8 13 (0.32%) Xen
9 12 (0.30%) GlusterFS
10 10 (0.25%) LXC
11 7 (0.17%) Ceph
11 7 (0.17%) Gluster
12 6 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 6 (0.15%) Firmware
13 5 (0.12%) iptables
14 4 (0.100%) HDFS
14 4 (0.100%) NFS
14 4 (0.100%) RHEV
14 4 (0.100%) VMware NSX
15 3 (0.075%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2,401 (59.88%) Kubernetes
2 1,062 (26.48%) Terraform
3 888 (22.14%) Ansible
4 481 (12.00%) Puppet
5 345 (8.60%) Opscode Chef
6 110 (2.74%) Prometheus
7 86 (2.14%) Grafana
8 49 (1.22%) Docker Swarm
9 48 (1.20%) Packer
10 42 (1.05%) Nagios
11 41 (1.02%) Istio
12 38 (0.95%) Kibana
13 36 (0.90%) Mesos
14 30 (0.75%) Rancher
15 28 (0.70%) Consul
16 26 (0.65%) logstash
17 24 (0.60%) Marathon
18 19 (0.47%) Salt
18 19 (0.47%) Single Sign-On
18 19 (0.47%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 333 (8.30%) Google
2 275 (6.86%) Microsoft
3 177 (4.41%) Oracle
4 159 (3.97%) VMware
5 124 (3.09%) Red Hat
6 90 (2.24%) Splunk
7 68 (1.70%) New Relic
8 66 (1.65%) IBM
9 57 (1.42%) Cisco
9 57 (1.42%) SAP
10 49 (1.22%) Atlassian
11 36 (0.90%) SaltStack
12 34 (0.85%) AppDynamics
13 33 (0.82%) Dynatrace
14 30 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
15 25 (0.62%) CheckPoint
16 22 (0.55%) Zend
17 20 (0.50%) Adobe
18 19 (0.47%) hybris
19 18 (0.45%) Fortinet