Period
to 9 April 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 9 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Docker
UK > England
6 months to
9 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 27 38 74
Rank change year-on-year +11 +36 +101
Permanent jobs citing Docker 7,512 7,850 6,413
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 7.07% 5.68% 3.87%
As % of the System Software category 41.10% 34.63% 28.39%
Number of salaries quoted 6,805 7,011 5,493
Median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £38,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £90,000
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 18,278 22,670 22,588
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 17.21% 16.41% 13.61%
Number of salaries quoted 14,932 18,405 18,510
Median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £78,750
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 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 9 April 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 9 April 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 +9 4,362 £75,000 +3.45% 573
South East +17 1,054 £57,500 +4.55% 156
North of England +15 985 £52,500 +5.00% 188
North West +15 560 £55,000 - 116
South West +32 513 £52,500 - 72
Yorkshire +26 395 £50,000 +11.11% 50
Midlands +16 338 £52,500 +3.70% 68
West Midlands +50 247 £52,500 +2.44% 51
East of England -22 211 £55,000 - 81
East Midlands -19 87 £50,000 +3.63% 17
North East -4 30 £50,000 -4.76% 22
Docker
UK

For the 6 months to 9 April 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 4,398 (58.55%) Kubernetes
2 3,612 (48.08%) AWS
3 3,519 (46.85%) Agile Software Development
4 3,497 (46.55%) DevOps
5 2,837 (37.77%) Java
6 2,730 (36.34%) Python
7 2,259 (30.07%) JavaScript
8 2,237 (29.78%) Linux
9 2,207 (29.38%) Azure
10 2,135 (28.42%) Microservices
11 1,823 (24.27%) Terraform
12 1,813 (24.13%) Software Engineering
13 1,808 (24.07%) Git (software)
14 1,754 (23.35%) Ansible
15 1,680 (22.36%) Jenkins
16 1,627 (21.66%) SQL
17 1,496 (19.91%) TDD
18 1,489 (19.82%) Finance
19 1,315 (17.51%) React
20 1,299 (17.29%) C#
21 1,264 (16.83%) Node.js
22 1,211 (16.12%) .NET
23 1,194 (15.89%) Scrum
24 1,184 (15.76%) GCP
25 1,175 (15.64%) AngularJS
26 1,006 (13.39%) Puppet
27 990 (13.18%) Continuous Integration
28 959 (12.77%) HTML
29 958 (12.75%) Test Automation
30 954 (12.70%) CSS

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
1 357 (4.75%) Elasticsearch
2 329 (4.38%) Apache Spark
3 289 (3.85%) Confluence
4 268 (3.57%) Apache
5 154 (2.05%) Tomcat
6 149 (1.98%) OpenStack
7 124 (1.65%) nginx
8 93 (1.24%) IIS
9 83 (1.10%) Cloud Foundry
10 80 (1.06%) JBoss
11 61 (0.81%) CMS
12 46 (0.61%) WebSphere
13 42 (0.56%) Apache Airflow
14 28 (0.37%) SharePoint
15 22 (0.29%) WildFly
16 21 (0.28%) WebLogic
17 19 (0.25%) WordPress
18 17 (0.23%) Drupal
19 13 (0.17%) Apache Solr
19 13 (0.17%) CICS
Applications
1 16 (0.21%) Chatbot
2 6 (0.080%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.053%) Adobe Captivate
3 4 (0.053%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (0.053%) Camtasia
4 3 (0.040%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.040%) Sketch
5 2 (0.027%) HipChat
5 2 (0.027%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.027%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.027%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.013%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.013%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.013%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.013%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 17 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
2 15 (0.20%) Distributed Ledger
3 11 (0.15%) Magento
4 5 (0.067%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.053%) R3 Corda
6 3 (0.040%) SAP BPC
6 3 (0.040%) Sentinel
7 2 (0.027%) BusinessWorks
7 2 (0.027%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.027%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 2 (0.027%) Tesseract
8 1 (0.013%) OpenCart
8 1 (0.013%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.013%) Ripple
8 1 (0.013%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
8 1 (0.013%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 3,612 (48.08%) AWS
2 2,207 (29.38%) Azure
3 1,184 (15.76%) GCP
4 477 (6.35%) SaaS
5 460 (6.12%) Serverless
6 433 (5.76%) OpenShift
7 418 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
8 393 (5.23%) GitHub
9 314 (4.18%) AWS Lambda
10 309 (4.11%) Amazon ECS
11 275 (3.66%) Amazon EC2
12 244 (3.25%) PaaS
13 234 (3.12%) Amazon S3
14 166 (2.21%) IaaS
15 164 (2.18%) Amazon SQS
16 155 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
17 143 (1.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 112 (1.49%) Amazon EKS
19 109 (1.45%) Slack
20 86 (1.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 189 (2.52%) Firewall
2 127 (1.69%) TCP/IP
3 120 (1.60%) DNS
4 115 (1.53%) Internet
5 109 (1.45%) HTTP
6 98 (1.30%) VPN
7 56 (0.75%) SSL
8 45 (0.60%) LAN
8 45 (0.60%) WAN
9 39 (0.52%) Network Security
10 28 (0.37%) DHCP
10 28 (0.37%) MPLS
11 27 (0.36%) SAN
12 26 (0.35%) DMZ
13 22 (0.29%) SMTP
13 22 (0.29%) SSH
14 19 (0.25%) OSPF
15 18 (0.24%) RTP
16 17 (0.23%) BGP
16 17 (0.23%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 908 (12.09%) NoSQL
2 729 (9.70%) PostgreSQL
3 719 (9.57%) MySQL
4 600 (7.99%) SQL Server
5 572 (7.61%) MongoDB
6 425 (5.66%) Big Data
7 365 (4.86%) Relational Database
8 321 (4.27%) Redis
9 268 (3.57%) Hadoop
10 251 (3.34%) Amazon RDS
11 209 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
12 165 (2.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 157 (2.09%) Amazon Redshift
14 98 (1.30%) RDBMS
15 95 (1.26%) Blockchain
16 80 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
16 80 (1.06%) Neo4j
17 70 (0.93%) Amazon Athena
18 59 (0.79%) MariaDB
19 50 (0.67%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 1,808 (24.07%) Git (software)
2 1,680 (22.36%) Jenkins
3 630 (8.39%) JIRA
4 413 (5.50%) Maven
5 343 (4.57%) Selenium
6 335 (4.46%) GitLab
7 253 (3.37%) JUnit
8 251 (3.34%) Bitbucket
9 246 (3.27%) TeamCity
10 243 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 212 (2.82%) Cucumber
12 179 (2.38%) Artifactory
13 174 (2.32%) Octopus Deploy
14 158 (2.10%) Vagrant
15 156 (2.08%) webpack
16 124 (1.65%) Gradle
17 115 (1.53%) CircleCI
18 112 (1.49%) Sonatype Nexus
19 106 (1.41%) SonarQube
20 103 (1.37%) WebDriver
General
1 1,489 (19.82%) Finance
2 429 (5.71%) Banking
3 366 (4.87%) Retail
4 215 (2.86%) Public Sector
5 183 (2.44%) Games
6 164 (2.18%) Marketing
7 150 (2.00%) Front Office
8 102 (1.36%) Telecoms
9 78 (1.04%) Law
10 73 (0.97%) Manufacturing
11 71 (0.95%) Investment Banking
12 66 (0.88%) Financial Institution
13 58 (0.77%) Advertising
14 52 (0.69%) Legal
15 49 (0.65%) Automotive
16 48 (0.64%) Electronics
17 36 (0.48%) Publishing
18 34 (0.45%) Back Office
19 27 (0.36%) Billing
20 25 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2,876 (38.29%) Developer
2 1,531 (20.38%) DevOps Engineer
3 866 (11.53%) Java Developer
4 805 (10.72%) Senior Developer
5 772 (10.28%) Software Engineer
6 464 (6.18%) AWS Engineer
7 383 (5.10%) Java Engineer
8 371 (4.94%) .NET Developer
9 346 (4.61%) Full Stack Developer
10 319 (4.25%) Senior Java Developer
11 315 (4.19%) Software Developer
12 296 (3.94%) Architect
13 290 (3.86%) C# Developer
14 280 (3.73%) Cloud Engineer
15 274 (3.65%) Senior Software Engineer
16 271 (3.61%) Senior DevOps
17 268 (3.57%) Java Software Engineer
18 260 (3.46%) React Developer
19 259 (3.45%) PHP Developer
20 254 (3.38%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,315 (17.51%) React
2 1,264 (16.83%) Node.js
3 1,211 (16.12%) .NET
4 1,175 (15.64%) AngularJS
5 959 (12.77%) HTML
6 954 (12.70%) CSS
7 939 (12.50%) Spring
8 812 (10.81%) REST
9 770 (10.25%) RESTful
10 759 (10.10%) Web Services
11 612 (8.15%) Kafka
12 572 (7.61%) .NET Core
12 572 (7.61%) Spring Boot
13 412 (5.48%) HTML5
14 373 (4.97%) Redux
15 355 (4.73%) RabbitMQ
16 332 (4.42%) ASP.NET
17 292 (3.89%) Vue.js
18 272 (3.62%) jQuery
19 268 (3.57%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 560 (7.45%) Greenfield Project
2 376 (5.01%) Public Cloud
3 324 (4.31%) User Experience
4 243 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 207 (2.76%) Mobile App
6 197 (2.62%) Cloud Native
7 168 (2.24%) Hedge funds
8 154 (2.05%) Data Structures
9 149 (1.98%) Blog
10 139 (1.85%) Data Centre
11 132 (1.76%) Self-Motivation
12 128 (1.70%) Linux Command Line
13 127 (1.69%) Algorithms
14 126 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
15 113 (1.50%) Fixed Income
16 110 (1.46%) Hybrid Cloud
17 95 (1.26%) Derivative
18 94 (1.25%) Equities
19 76 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 55 (0.73%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2,237 (29.78%) Linux
2 674 (8.97%) Windows
3 474 (6.31%) Unix
4 226 (3.01%) CentOS
5 198 (2.64%) Android
6 188 (2.50%) Windows Server
7 180 (2.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 166 (2.21%) Apple iOS
9 149 (1.98%) Mac OS X
10 100 (1.33%) Ubuntu
11 59 (0.79%) Debian
12 58 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
13 52 (0.69%) Windows Server 2016
14 32 (0.43%) Fedora
15 31 (0.41%) VMS
16 22 (0.29%) Mac OS
17 19 (0.25%) CoreOS
18 16 (0.21%) Solaris
19 12 (0.16%) FreeBSD
20 9 (0.12%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,519 (46.85%) Agile Software Development
2 3,497 (46.55%) DevOps
3 2,135 (28.42%) Microservices
4 1,813 (24.13%) Software Engineering
5 1,496 (19.91%) TDD
6 1,194 (15.89%) Scrum
7 990 (13.18%) Continuous Integration
8 958 (12.75%) Test Automation
9 894 (11.90%) Fintech
10 738 (9.82%) Open Source
11 737 (9.81%) Infrastructure as Code
12 703 (9.36%) Configuration Management
13 699 (9.31%) BDD
14 643 (8.56%) Problem-Solving
15 586 (7.80%) Machine Learning
16 585 (7.79%) Mentoring
17 566 (7.53%) OO
18 533 (7.10%) MVC
19 526 (7.00%) Artificial Intelligence
20 474 (6.31%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2,837 (37.77%) Java
2 2,730 (36.34%) Python
3 2,259 (30.07%) JavaScript
4 1,627 (21.66%) SQL
5 1,299 (17.29%) C#
6 856 (11.40%) Bash Shell
7 727 (9.68%) PHP
8 670 (8.92%) Go
9 667 (8.88%) Ruby
10 638 (8.49%) Java 8
11 549 (7.31%) TypeScript
12 515 (6.86%) PowerShell
13 419 (5.58%) Scala
14 369 (4.91%) C++
15 302 (4.02%) Kotlin
16 260 (3.46%) C
17 204 (2.72%) Perl
18 191 (2.54%) ES6
19 165 (2.20%) Shell Script
20 150 (2.00%) R
Qualifications
1 592 (7.88%) Degree
2 278 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 238 (3.17%) Security Cleared
4 115 (1.53%) SC Cleared
5 96 (1.28%) DV Cleared
6 71 (0.95%) AWS Certification
7 66 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
8 65 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
9 49 (0.65%) CCNA
10 44 (0.59%) MCSE
11 39 (0.52%) SANS
12 33 (0.44%) CCNP
12 33 (0.44%) Master's Degree
13 32 (0.43%) CISSP
14 27 (0.36%) PhD
14 27 (0.36%) RHCE
15 26 (0.35%) ISTQB
16 24 (0.32%) SSCP
17 23 (0.31%) CompTIA Security+
18 22 (0.29%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 366 (4.87%) QA
2 43 (0.57%) GDPR
3 23 (0.31%) PCI DSS
4 22 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 22 (0.29%) SLA
5 14 (0.19%) Data Quality
6 13 (0.17%) NIST
7 4 (0.053%) GPG13
7 4 (0.053%) MiFID
7 4 (0.053%) NCSC
7 4 (0.053%) NIST 800
8 3 (0.040%) ISO 15022
8 3 (0.040%) ISO 20022
9 2 (0.027%) Cyber Essentials
9 2 (0.027%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.013%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.013%) WCAG
System Software
1 212 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 121 (1.61%) Active Directory
3 83 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
4 81 (1.08%) VirtualBox
5 59 (0.79%) Hyper-V
6 49 (0.65%) vSphere
7 37 (0.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 37 (0.49%) NFS
8 36 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
9 27 (0.36%) LXC
10 26 (0.35%) Samba
11 23 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
12 19 (0.25%) KVM
13 18 (0.24%) Xen
14 13 (0.17%) ACF2
14 13 (0.17%) RACF
15 11 (0.15%) Varnish
16 10 (0.13%) oVirt
16 10 (0.13%) RHEV
17 9 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4,398 (58.55%) Kubernetes
2 1,823 (24.27%) Terraform
3 1,754 (23.35%) Ansible
4 1,006 (13.39%) Puppet
5 723 (9.62%) Opscode Chef
6 228 (3.04%) Docker Swarm
7 216 (2.88%) Packer
8 205 (2.73%) Grafana
9 184 (2.45%) Prometheus
10 121 (1.61%) Mesos
11 117 (1.56%) Nagios
12 91 (1.21%) Salt
13 88 (1.17%) Rancher
14 77 (1.03%) Consul
15 72 (0.96%) ZABBIX
16 71 (0.95%) Istio
17 64 (0.85%) Kibana
18 62 (0.83%) Marathon
19 46 (0.61%) Graphite
20 31 (0.41%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 604 (8.04%) Google
2 484 (6.44%) Microsoft
3 381 (5.07%) Oracle
4 311 (4.14%) Red Hat
5 276 (3.67%) VMware
6 176 (2.34%) Atlassian
7 128 (1.70%) IBM
8 109 (1.45%) Splunk
9 88 (1.17%) Cloudera
10 74 (0.99%) Zend
11 67 (0.89%) New Relic
11 67 (0.89%) SaltStack
12 63 (0.84%) Hortonworks
13 55 (0.73%) SAP
14 52 (0.69%) Cisco
15 46 (0.61%) Tableau
16 41 (0.55%) Xamarin
17 40 (0.53%) Talend
18 37 (0.49%) HP
19 34 (0.45%) Informatica