Period
to 29 July 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 29 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Docker
UK > England
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 17 25 36
Rank change year-on-year +8 +11 +30
Permanent jobs citing Docker 11,192 5,195 8,506
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 11.20% 8.18% 6.39%
As % of the System Software category 58.92% 45.40% 36.85%
Number of salaries quoted 7,124 4,439 6,970
10th Percentile £41,000 £42,129 £37,500
25th Percentile £51,250 £48,750 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.85% - +4.00%
75th Percentile £86,250 £85,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £98,750 £100,000
UK median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

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 18,994 11,442 23,082
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 19.00% 18.01% 17.34%
Number of salaries quoted 13,471 9,615 19,231
10th Percentile £29,750 £29,000 £26,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £38,750 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% +2.04%
75th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £70,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +3 6,513 £80,000 +6.67% 942
South East +6 1,443 £60,000 +9.09% 209
North of England +12 1,361 £57,500 +9.52% 281
South West +3 832 £50,000 -4.76% 129
Yorkshire +9 642 £55,000 +10.00% 97
North West +11 619 £57,500 +9.52% 160
Midlands +34 586 £60,000 +14.29% 152
West Midlands +22 423 £60,000 +14.29% 110
East of England -16 220 £57,500 +15.00% 88
East Midlands +24 157 £50,000 - 42
North East +37 100 £46,250 -7.50% 24
Docker
UK

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 7,138 (63.78%) Kubernetes
2 5,576 (49.82%) AWS
3 5,281 (47.19%) Agile Software Development
4 4,900 (43.78%) DevOps
5 4,025 (35.96%) Python
6 3,634 (32.47%) Terraform
7 3,581 (32.00%) JavaScript
8 3,517 (31.42%) Java
9 3,468 (30.99%) Azure
10 3,464 (30.95%) Software Engineering
11 3,414 (30.50%) Microservices
12 3,103 (27.73%) React
13 2,571 (22.97%) Git (software)
14 2,552 (22.80%) Linux
15 2,504 (22.37%) SQL
16 2,500 (22.34%) Finance
17 2,357 (21.06%) Jenkins
18 2,087 (18.65%) Node.js
19 2,041 (18.24%) C#
20 1,979 (17.68%) Social Skills
21 1,933 (17.27%) Ansible
22 1,929 (17.24%) GCP
23 1,858 (16.60%) Full Stack Development
24 1,839 (16.43%) TDD
25 1,758 (15.71%) .NET
26 1,711 (15.29%) TypeScript
26 1,711 (15.29%) Infrastructure as Code
27 1,599 (14.29%) Scrum
28 1,568 (14.01%) PostgreSQL
29 1,503 (13.43%) REST

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
1 855 (7.64%) Elasticsearch
2 451 (4.03%) Apache Spark
3 436 (3.90%) Confluence
4 276 (2.47%) Apache
5 182 (1.63%) nginx
6 155 (1.38%) Apache Airflow
7 113 (1.01%) CMS
8 90 (0.80%) Tomcat
9 88 (0.79%) WordPress
10 69 (0.62%) Apache Solr
11 67 (0.60%) Drupal
12 65 (0.58%) OpenStack
13 64 (0.57%) Cloud Foundry
14 55 (0.49%) IIS
15 42 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 40 (0.36%) Tornado
17 32 (0.29%) JBoss
18 24 (0.21%) Jupyter
19 19 (0.17%) Apache Pulsar
20 17 (0.15%) Gunicorn
Applications
1 53 (0.47%) Sketch
2 42 (0.38%) InVision
3 24 (0.21%) Microsoft Excel
4 22 (0.20%) Photoshop
5 21 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
6 18 (0.16%) GIMP
7 16 (0.14%) Microsoft Office
7 16 (0.14%) Microsoft Project
8 13 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
9 12 (0.11%) Figma
10 7 (0.063%) MS Visio
11 5 (0.045%) Zeplin
12 4 (0.036%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 4 (0.036%) Chatbot
12 4 (0.036%) Fireworks
13 1 (0.009%) EngageOne
13 1 (0.009%) PrintSoft PReS
13 1 (0.009%) Revit
Business Applications
1 41 (0.37%) Magento
2 23 (0.21%) R3 Corda
3 20 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
3 20 (0.18%) Shopify
4 19 (0.17%) Distributed Ledger
5 16 (0.14%) MetaTrader
6 11 (0.098%) Sentinel
7 10 (0.089%) Primavera
8 9 (0.080%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
9 8 (0.071%) Oracle BPM
10 5 (0.045%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
11 3 (0.027%) Dynamics CRM
12 2 (0.018%) IBM Planning Analytics
13 1 (0.009%) FINCAD Analytics
13 1 (0.009%) Oracle EBS
13 1 (0.009%) PlanetPress Connect
13 1 (0.009%) Relativity
13 1 (0.009%) Remedy ITSM
13 1 (0.009%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 5,576 (49.82%) AWS
2 3,468 (30.99%) Azure
3 1,929 (17.24%) GCP
4 1,467 (13.11%) Serverless
5 905 (8.09%) SaaS
6 877 (7.84%) GitHub
7 823 (7.35%) AWS CloudFormation
8 762 (6.81%) AWS Lambda
9 554 (4.95%) PaaS
10 457 (4.08%) Amazon S3
11 390 (3.48%) Amazon ECS
12 377 (3.37%) IaaS
13 372 (3.32%) OpenShift
14 354 (3.16%) Amazon EKS
15 336 (3.00%) Amazon SQS
16 297 (2.65%) Amazon EC2
17 238 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
18 235 (2.10%) Datadog
19 174 (1.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 174 (1.55%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 397 (3.55%) HTTP
2 315 (2.81%) Firewall
3 230 (2.06%) Internet
4 145 (1.30%) VPN
5 130 (1.16%) DNS
6 116 (1.04%) TCP/IP
7 100 (0.89%) IPv4
8 71 (0.63%) VLAN
9 70 (0.63%) OSPF
10 58 (0.52%) Network Security
11 54 (0.48%) Broadband
12 49 (0.44%) SSH
13 47 (0.42%) SSL
14 44 (0.39%) WAN
15 39 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
16 34 (0.30%) LAN
17 30 (0.27%) SMTP
18 27 (0.24%) Cisco Nexus
18 27 (0.24%) IPsec
19 25 (0.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,568 (14.01%) PostgreSQL
2 1,481 (13.23%) NoSQL
3 1,263 (11.28%) MySQL
4 1,091 (9.75%) MongoDB
5 873 (7.80%) Big Data
6 726 (6.49%) Redis
7 677 (6.05%) SQL Server
8 620 (5.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 618 (5.52%) Relational Database
10 359 (3.21%) Amazon RDS
11 349 (3.12%) Hadoop
12 226 (2.02%) Apache Cassandra
13 209 (1.87%) Azure SQL Database
14 183 (1.64%) Amazon Aurora
15 181 (1.62%) Amazon Redshift
16 150 (1.34%) Neo4j
17 144 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
18 134 (1.20%) Amazon Athena
19 127 (1.13%) MariaDB
20 101 (0.90%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2,571 (22.97%) Git (software)
2 2,357 (21.06%) Jenkins
3 829 (7.41%) JIRA
4 754 (6.74%) GitLab
5 367 (3.28%) Maven
6 362 (3.23%) webpack
7 360 (3.22%) Selenium
8 340 (3.04%) TeamCity
9 325 (2.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 315 (2.81%) CircleCI
11 292 (2.61%) Cypress.io
12 252 (2.25%) Octopus Deploy
13 250 (2.23%) Bitbucket
14 242 (2.16%) Gradle
15 209 (1.87%) JUnit
16 171 (1.53%) Cucumber
17 170 (1.52%) Artifactory
18 166 (1.48%) SonarQube
19 162 (1.45%) Vagrant
20 160 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2,500 (22.34%) Finance
2 1,979 (17.68%) Social Skills
3 571 (5.10%) Banking
4 492 (4.40%) Games
5 438 (3.91%) Retail
6 365 (3.26%) Marketing
7 349 (3.12%) Analytical Skills
8 287 (2.56%) Public Sector
9 263 (2.35%) Front Office
10 193 (1.72%) Legal
11 188 (1.68%) Telecoms
12 178 (1.59%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 170 (1.52%) Law
14 160 (1.43%) Manufacturing
15 110 (0.98%) Advertising
16 109 (0.97%) Presentation Skills
17 98 (0.88%) Financial Institution
18 91 (0.81%) Electronics
19 85 (0.76%) Influencing Skills
20 81 (0.72%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4,201 (37.54%) Developer
2 1,930 (17.24%) DevOps Engineer
3 1,493 (13.34%) Software Engineer
4 1,135 (10.14%) Senior Developer
5 834 (7.45%) Java Developer
6 732 (6.54%) AWS Engineer
7 622 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
8 518 (4.63%) Architect
9 513 (4.58%) AWS DevOps
10 493 (4.40%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 493 (4.40%) Senior DevOps
11 491 (4.39%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 472 (4.22%) Senior Software Engineer
13 412 (3.68%) Cloud Engineer
14 411 (3.67%) Software Developer
15 387 (3.46%) React Developer
16 379 (3.39%) PHP Developer
17 372 (3.32%) Java Engineer
18 365 (3.26%) .NET Developer
19 362 (3.23%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3,103 (27.73%) React
2 2,087 (18.65%) Node.js
3 1,758 (15.71%) .NET
4 1,503 (13.43%) REST
5 1,473 (13.16%) Kafka
6 1,431 (12.79%) AngularJS
7 1,362 (12.17%) Spring
8 1,165 (10.41%) HTML
9 1,150 (10.28%) CSS
10 1,050 (9.38%) Web Services
11 1,049 (9.37%) .NET Core
12 983 (8.78%) RESTful
13 921 (8.23%) GraphQL
14 801 (7.16%) Spring Boot
15 783 (7.00%) Vue.js
16 597 (5.33%) RabbitMQ
17 527 (4.71%) Redux
18 421 (3.76%) HTML5
18 421 (3.76%) Laravel
19 418 (3.73%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 733 (6.55%) User Experience
2 672 (6.00%) Greenfield Project
3 433 (3.87%) Cloud Native
4 396 (3.54%) Algorithms
5 356 (3.18%) Public Cloud
6 299 (2.67%) Mobile App
7 290 (2.59%) Self-Motivation
8 270 (2.41%) Linux Command Line
9 221 (1.97%) Data Centre
10 206 (1.84%) Data Structures
11 200 (1.79%) Virtual Team
12 192 (1.72%) Hybrid Cloud
13 186 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
14 178 (1.59%) Legacy Systems
15 158 (1.41%) Blog
16 129 (1.15%) Hedge funds
17 121 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 105 (0.94%) Social Media
19 100 (0.89%) NHS
20 95 (0.85%) Legacy Code
Operating Systems
1 2,552 (22.80%) Linux
2 627 (5.60%) Windows
3 473 (4.23%) Unix
4 222 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 219 (1.96%) CentOS
6 191 (1.71%) Android
7 174 (1.55%) Ubuntu
8 162 (1.45%) Windows Server
9 130 (1.16%) Apple iOS
10 76 (0.68%) Windows Server 2016
11 46 (0.41%) Debian
12 41 (0.37%) VMS
13 35 (0.31%) Windows Server 2019
14 34 (0.30%) Mesosphere
15 23 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
16 21 (0.19%) Fedora
17 18 (0.16%) Alpine Linux
18 17 (0.15%) Mac OS
18 17 (0.15%) Windows 10
19 15 (0.13%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5,281 (47.19%) Agile Software Development
2 4,900 (43.78%) DevOps
3 3,464 (30.95%) Software Engineering
4 3,414 (30.50%) Microservices
5 1,858 (16.60%) Full Stack Development
6 1,839 (16.43%) TDD
7 1,711 (15.29%) Infrastructure as Code
8 1,599 (14.29%) Scrum
9 1,430 (12.78%) Continuous Integration
10 1,401 (12.52%) Test Automation
11 1,236 (11.04%) Problem-Solving
12 1,204 (10.76%) Fintech
13 1,159 (10.36%) Mentoring
14 1,071 (9.57%) Analytics
15 1,025 (9.16%) Open Source
16 988 (8.83%) Machine Learning
17 948 (8.47%) Artificial Intelligence
18 893 (7.98%) Computer Science
19 847 (7.57%) Configuration Management
20 752 (6.72%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 4,025 (35.96%) Python
2 3,581 (32.00%) JavaScript
3 3,517 (31.42%) Java
4 2,504 (22.37%) SQL
5 2,041 (18.24%) C#
6 1,711 (15.29%) TypeScript
7 1,495 (13.36%) Go
8 1,157 (10.34%) PHP
9 986 (8.81%) Bash Shell
10 742 (6.63%) Ruby
11 686 (6.13%) PowerShell
12 559 (4.99%) Scala
13 509 (4.55%) Kotlin
14 485 (4.33%) C++
15 482 (4.31%) Java 8
16 363 (3.24%) ES6
17 271 (2.42%) C
18 231 (2.06%) Groovy
19 223 (1.99%) Shell Script
20 196 (1.75%) Java 11
Qualifications
1 1,044 (9.33%) Degree
2 617 (5.51%) Security Cleared
3 534 (4.77%) Computer Science Degree
4 482 (4.31%) SC Cleared
5 153 (1.37%) AWS Certification
6 129 (1.15%) Master's Degree
7 60 (0.54%) PhD
8 45 (0.40%) DV Cleared
9 42 (0.38%) RHCE
10 35 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
11 34 (0.30%) ISTQB
12 28 (0.25%) GIAC
13 26 (0.23%) SANS
14 19 (0.17%) RHCSA
15 17 (0.15%) DBS Check
16 16 (0.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 14 (0.13%) ISEB
17 14 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
18 13 (0.12%) TOGAF Certification
19 9 (0.080%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 678 (6.06%) QA
2 128 (1.14%) Accessibility
3 95 (0.85%) GDPR
4 43 (0.38%) PCI DSS
5 41 (0.37%) PSD2
6 40 (0.36%) Data Quality
7 26 (0.23%) GRC
7 26 (0.23%) WCAG
8 25 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 7 (0.063%) GxP
10 6 (0.054%) ISO 15022
10 6 (0.054%) ISO 20022
10 6 (0.054%) SLA
11 5 (0.045%) NIST
12 4 (0.036%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 4 (0.036%) SOC 2
12 4 (0.036%) WAI
13 3 (0.027%) HIPAA
13 3 (0.027%) ISO 13485
13 3 (0.027%) SOC 1
System Software
1 237 (2.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 153 (1.37%) Active Directory
3 109 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
4 87 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
5 81 (0.72%) VirtualBox
6 49 (0.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 45 (0.40%) Hyper-V
7 45 (0.40%) KVM
8 25 (0.22%) ISA Server
9 21 (0.19%) Firmware
10 17 (0.15%) vSphere
11 15 (0.13%) Xen
12 14 (0.13%) HDFS
12 14 (0.13%) LXC
13 12 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
14 11 (0.098%) etcd
14 11 (0.098%) Varnish
15 8 (0.071%) Ceph
15 8 (0.071%) Postfix
15 8 (0.071%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 7,138 (63.78%) Kubernetes
2 3,634 (32.47%) Terraform
3 1,933 (17.27%) Ansible
4 1,061 (9.48%) Puppet
5 759 (6.78%) Opscode Chef
6 565 (5.05%) Prometheus
7 490 (4.38%) Grafana
8 237 (2.12%) Docker Swarm
9 151 (1.35%) Packer
10 124 (1.11%) Consul
11 117 (1.05%) Graphite
12 108 (0.96%) Istio
13 107 (0.96%) Rancher
14 92 (0.82%) Kibana
15 91 (0.81%) Nagios
16 65 (0.58%) logstash
17 63 (0.56%) Salt
18 60 (0.54%) ZABBIX
19 44 (0.39%) CFEngine
20 42 (0.38%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 875 (7.82%) Google
2 741 (6.62%) Microsoft
3 545 (4.87%) Oracle
4 319 (2.85%) VMware
5 311 (2.78%) Red Hat
6 238 (2.13%) Splunk
7 205 (1.83%) IBM
8 135 (1.21%) New Relic
9 133 (1.19%) SaltStack
10 122 (1.09%) Atlassian
11 114 (1.02%) Samsung
12 104 (0.93%) SAP
13 99 (0.88%) Cloudera
14 95 (0.85%) Zend
15 90 (0.80%) Hortonworks
16 71 (0.63%) Talend
17 70 (0.63%) Apple
18 69 (0.62%) Spotify
19 66 (0.59%) Informatica
20 61 (0.55%) PagerDuty