Period
to 17 August 2018

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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Docker
UK > England
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 119 254
Rank change year-on-year +60 +135 +451
Permanent jobs citing Docker 7,325 4,506 2,562
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 4.61% 2.72% 1.37%
As % of the System Software category 31.20% 21.25% 10.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5,922 3,787 2,234
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

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 23,474 21,202 23,337
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 14.76% 12.80% 12.51%
Number of salaries quoted 19,067 17,976 19,936
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

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 17 August 2018.

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 17 August 2018. 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 +44 4,269 £70,000 +2.19% 659
South East +44 971 £55,000 -4.35% 146
North of England +105 910 £50,000 - 159
North West +113 486 £50,000 - 94
East of England +108 431 £55,000 -4.35% 89
Yorkshire +58 383 £50,000 - 47
Midlands +112 360 £50,000 +25.00% 76
South West +83 342 £49,000 +15.29% 64
West Midlands +80 222 £50,000 +11.11% 49
East Midlands +92 138 £50,000 +25.00% 27
North East +19 50 £48,500 +38.57% 18
Docker
UK

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, 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 4,013 (54.78%) DevOps
2 3,802 (51.90%) Amazon AWS
3 3,618 (49.39%) Agile Software Development
4 3,081 (42.06%) Python
5 3,013 (41.13%) Linux
6 2,991 (40.83%) Kubernetes
7 2,975 (40.61%) Java
8 2,514 (34.32%) Jenkins
9 2,257 (30.81%) Ansible
10 1,976 (26.98%) Microservices
11 1,973 (26.94%) Puppet
12 1,964 (26.81%) Microsoft Azure
13 1,940 (26.48%) JavaScript
14 1,844 (25.17%) Continuous Integration
15 1,798 (24.55%) Git (software)
16 1,646 (22.47%) Software Engineering
17 1,564 (21.35%) Opscode Chef
18 1,463 (19.97%) Terraform
19 1,414 (19.30%) TDD
20 1,317 (17.98%) SQL
21 1,307 (17.84%) Finance
22 1,260 (17.20%) Node.js
23 1,208 (16.49%) Bash Shell
24 1,192 (16.27%) Scrum
25 1,149 (15.69%) Web Services
26 1,077 (14.70%) Ruby
27 1,047 (14.29%) Configuration Management
28 1,042 (14.23%) Spring
29 1,031 (14.08%) React
30 1,012 (13.82%) AngularJS

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
1 568 (7.75%) Elasticsearch
2 381 (5.20%) Apache
3 309 (4.22%) Apache Spark
4 298 (4.07%) OpenStack
5 271 (3.70%) Tomcat
6 221 (3.02%) nginx
7 219 (2.99%) Confluence
8 143 (1.95%) WebLogic
9 140 (1.91%) CMS
10 132 (1.80%) Ethereum
10 132 (1.80%) JBoss
11 125 (1.71%) WebSphere
12 100 (1.37%) Cloud Foundry
13 78 (1.06%) IIS
14 66 (0.90%) Apache Solr
15 65 (0.89%) Apache Pig
16 62 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 57 (0.78%) WordPress
18 49 (0.67%) Jetty
19 43 (0.59%) CloudStack
Applications
1 11 (0.15%) Photoshop
2 9 (0.12%) MS Visio
3 6 (0.082%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (0.068%) GIMP
4 5 (0.068%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (0.055%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.055%) InVision
6 3 (0.041%) Mingle
7 2 (0.027%) Blender
7 2 (0.027%) Chatbot
7 2 (0.027%) Maya
7 2 (0.027%) Microsoft Office
7 2 (0.027%) SPSS
8 1 (0.014%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.014%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.014%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (0.014%) S-PLUS
8 1 (0.014%) Weka
Business Applications
1 85 (1.16%) Distributed Ledger
2 40 (0.55%) Payment Gateway
3 25 (0.34%) Magento
4 22 (0.30%) Ripple
5 18 (0.25%) Eagle PACE
5 18 (0.25%) Front Arena
5 18 (0.25%) thinkFolio
6 17 (0.23%) Documaker
7 15 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 6 (0.082%) Oracle Applications
8 6 (0.082%) Remedy ITSM
9 5 (0.068%) R3 Corda
10 4 (0.055%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
10 4 (0.055%) SAP Hybris
11 2 (0.027%) Dynamics AX
11 2 (0.027%) Dynamics CRM
12 1 (0.014%) BASE24
12 1 (0.014%) CSG Singleview
12 1 (0.014%) NetSuite
12 1 (0.014%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 3,802 (51.90%) Amazon AWS
2 1,964 (26.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 923 (12.60%) Google Cloud Platform
4 538 (7.34%) GitHub
5 470 (6.42%) SaaS
6 392 (5.35%) Amazon EC2
7 372 (5.08%) AWS CloudFormation
8 357 (4.87%) Serverless
9 326 (4.45%) PaaS
10 316 (4.31%) Amazon S3
11 301 (4.11%) OpenShift
12 278 (3.80%) Cloud Computing
13 266 (3.63%) IaaS
14 216 (2.95%) AWS Lambda
15 138 (1.88%) IBM Cloud
16 115 (1.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 98 (1.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 94 (1.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
19 90 (1.23%) npm
20 85 (1.16%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 278 (3.80%) HTTP
2 257 (3.51%) TCP/IP
3 242 (3.30%) Firewall
4 234 (3.19%) DNS
5 162 (2.21%) Internet
6 119 (1.62%) VPN
7 101 (1.38%) SSL
8 67 (0.91%) DHCP
9 64 (0.87%) SSH
10 56 (0.76%) SMTP
11 37 (0.51%) HTTPS
12 32 (0.44%) SNMP
13 27 (0.37%) SMS
13 27 (0.37%) VSAN
14 25 (0.34%) IPsec
14 25 (0.34%) SAN
15 24 (0.33%) FTP
15 24 (0.33%) Network Security
15 24 (0.33%) WAN
16 22 (0.30%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 967 (13.20%) MySQL
2 952 (13.00%) NoSQL
3 756 (10.32%) MongoDB
4 723 (9.87%) PostgreSQL
5 564 (7.70%) SQL Server
6 546 (7.45%) Big Data
7 426 (5.82%) Redis
8 395 (5.39%) Hadoop
9 378 (5.16%) Apache Cassandra
10 333 (4.55%) Relational Database
11 299 (4.08%) Blockchain
12 189 (2.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 163 (2.23%) Amazon RDS
14 108 (1.47%) Apache Hive
15 99 (1.35%) Amazon Redshift
15 99 (1.35%) RDBMS
16 88 (1.20%) Neo4j
17 65 (0.89%) Cosmos DB
18 63 (0.86%) HBase
18 63 (0.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2,514 (34.32%) Jenkins
2 1,798 (24.55%) Git (software)
3 655 (8.94%) JIRA
4 531 (7.25%) Vagrant
5 524 (7.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 465 (6.35%) Maven
7 441 (6.02%) Selenium
8 410 (5.60%) TeamCity
9 343 (4.68%) Cucumber
10 305 (4.16%) Octopus Deploy
11 291 (3.97%) JUnit
12 274 (3.74%) Subversion
13 240 (3.28%) Bitbucket
14 224 (3.06%) Gradle
15 208 (2.84%) GitLab
16 172 (2.35%) Sonatype Nexus
17 166 (2.27%) Mocha
18 164 (2.24%) gulp
19 158 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
20 154 (2.10%) webpack
General
1 1,307 (17.84%) Finance
2 388 (5.30%) Banking
3 379 (5.17%) Retail
4 265 (3.62%) Games
5 197 (2.69%) Telecoms
6 194 (2.65%) Marketing
7 143 (1.95%) Front Office
8 127 (1.73%) Advertising
9 118 (1.61%) Law
10 96 (1.31%) Investment Banking
11 90 (1.23%) Manufacturing
12 67 (0.91%) Electronics
13 52 (0.71%) Publishing
14 50 (0.68%) Financial Institution
15 48 (0.66%) Legal
16 41 (0.56%) Back Office
17 39 (0.53%) Retail Banking
18 28 (0.38%) Automotive
19 25 (0.34%) Multimedia
20 20 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2,649 (36.16%) Developer
2 1,904 (25.99%) DevOps Engineer
3 992 (13.54%) Java Developer
4 721 (9.84%) Senior Developer
5 669 (9.13%) Software Engineer
6 492 (6.72%) Architect
7 478 (6.53%) AWS Engineer
8 456 (6.23%) Java Engineer
9 444 (6.06%) AWS DevOps
10 388 (5.30%) Senior DevOps
11 370 (5.05%) Linux Engineer
12 327 (4.46%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 326 (4.45%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 326 (4.45%) Cloud Engineer
14 316 (4.31%) Senior Java Developer
15 311 (4.25%) Software Developer
16 309 (4.22%) Python Developer
17 305 (4.16%) Java Software Engineer
18 301 (4.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
19 254 (3.47%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,260 (17.20%) Node.js
2 1,149 (15.69%) Web Services
3 1,042 (14.23%) Spring
4 1,031 (14.08%) React
5 1,012 (13.82%) AngularJS
6 921 (12.57%) HTML
7 824 (11.25%) RESTful
8 823 (11.24%) CSS
9 765 (10.44%) .NET
10 726 (9.91%) REST
11 531 (7.25%) Spring Boot
12 500 (6.83%) Kafka
13 380 (5.19%) HTML5
14 368 (5.02%) RabbitMQ
15 345 (4.71%) J2EE
16 292 (3.99%) Hibernate
17 288 (3.93%) Elastic Stack
18 261 (3.56%) ASP.NET
18 261 (3.56%) Django
19 260 (3.55%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 561 (7.66%) Fintech
2 526 (7.18%) Computer Science
3 516 (7.04%) Greenfield Project
4 304 (4.15%) Public Cloud
5 303 (4.14%) Analytical Skills
6 259 (3.54%) User Experience
7 200 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
8 187 (2.55%) Data Centre
9 165 (2.25%) Mobile App
10 156 (2.13%) Linux Command Line
10 156 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
11 142 (1.94%) Cloud Native
12 141 (1.92%) Hybrid Cloud
13 137 (1.87%) Private Cloud
14 129 (1.76%) Bitcoin
15 112 (1.53%) Hedge funds
16 90 (1.23%) Fixed Income
17 88 (1.20%) Algorithms
18 87 (1.19%) Blog
18 87 (1.19%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 3,013 (41.13%) Linux
2 790 (10.78%) Windows
3 457 (6.24%) Unix
4 280 (3.82%) CentOS
5 278 (3.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 244 (3.33%) Ubuntu
7 210 (2.87%) Android
8 167 (2.28%) Windows Server
9 143 (1.95%) Apple iOS
10 91 (1.24%) VMS
11 78 (1.06%) CoreOS
11 78 (1.06%) Debian
12 62 (0.85%) Mac OS X
13 55 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
13 55 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
14 35 (0.48%) DC/OS
15 34 (0.46%) Fedora
16 31 (0.42%) Solaris
17 23 (0.31%) Windows 10
18 20 (0.27%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4,013 (54.78%) DevOps
2 3,618 (49.39%) Agile Software Development
3 1,976 (26.98%) Microservices
4 1,844 (25.17%) Continuous Integration
5 1,646 (22.47%) Software Engineering
6 1,414 (19.30%) TDD
7 1,192 (16.27%) Scrum
8 1,047 (14.29%) Configuration Management
9 1,008 (13.76%) Test Automation
10 847 (11.56%) Open Source
11 816 (11.14%) Continuous Delivery
12 674 (9.20%) Problem-Solving
13 665 (9.08%) BDD
14 562 (7.67%) Deployment Automation
15 482 (6.58%) Mentoring
16 441 (6.02%) E-Commerce
17 437 (5.97%) Machine Learning
18 410 (5.60%) SDLC
19 404 (5.52%) Analytics
20 390 (5.32%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3,081 (42.06%) Python
2 2,975 (40.61%) Java
3 1,940 (26.48%) JavaScript
4 1,317 (17.98%) SQL
5 1,208 (16.49%) Bash Shell
6 1,077 (14.70%) Ruby
7 977 (13.34%) C#
8 782 (10.68%) Go
9 709 (9.68%) PHP
10 570 (7.78%) PowerShell
11 568 (7.75%) Java 8
12 532 (7.26%) Scala
13 414 (5.65%) Perl
14 361 (4.93%) C++
15 306 (4.18%) ES6
16 237 (3.24%) Shell Script
17 214 (2.92%) C
18 192 (2.62%) TypeScript
19 149 (2.03%) Groovy
20 109 (1.49%) R
Qualifications
1 692 (9.45%) Degree
2 262 (3.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 235 (3.21%) Security Cleared
4 139 (1.90%) AWS Certification
5 116 (1.58%) Master's Degree
6 99 (1.35%) DV Cleared
7 70 (0.96%) SC Cleared
8 64 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
9 62 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
10 58 (0.79%) MCSE
11 57 (0.78%) CCNA
12 53 (0.72%) CISSP
13 49 (0.67%) SANS
14 46 (0.63%) Network+ Certification
14 46 (0.63%) RHCE
15 45 (0.61%) CompTIA Security+
15 45 (0.61%) GIAC
15 45 (0.61%) Linux+ Certification
15 45 (0.61%) SSCP
16 23 (0.31%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 402 (5.49%) GCP
2 366 (5.00%) QA
3 69 (0.94%) PCI DSS
4 46 (0.63%) SLA
5 39 (0.53%) GDPR
6 28 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 13 (0.18%) PMO
8 9 (0.12%) Data Quality
8 9 (0.12%) PA-DSS
9 6 (0.082%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 6 (0.082%) PSD2
10 3 (0.041%) COBIT
10 3 (0.041%) DICOM
10 3 (0.041%) HIPAA
10 3 (0.041%) HL7
11 2 (0.027%) Cyber Essentials
11 2 (0.027%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 2 (0.027%) MiFID
11 2 (0.027%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.027%) WCAG
System Software
1 343 (4.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 157 (2.14%) Virtual Machines
3 131 (1.79%) vSphere
4 126 (1.72%) Active Directory
5 100 (1.37%) VirtualBox
6 86 (1.17%) KVM
7 83 (1.13%) Hyper-V
8 74 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
9 50 (0.68%) Xen
10 47 (0.64%) LXC
11 42 (0.57%) oVirt
12 34 (0.46%) RHEV
12 34 (0.46%) Varnish
13 32 (0.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 29 (0.40%) Ceph
15 28 (0.38%) HDFS
15 28 (0.38%) VMware NSX
16 24 (0.33%) Samba
17 21 (0.29%) QEMU
18 16 (0.22%) iptables
Systems Management
1 2,991 (40.83%) Kubernetes
2 2,257 (30.81%) Ansible
3 1,973 (26.94%) Puppet
4 1,564 (21.35%) Opscode Chef
5 1,463 (19.97%) Terraform
6 380 (5.19%) Docker Swarm
7 335 (4.57%) Nagios
8 301 (4.11%) Salt
9 204 (2.78%) Packer
10 196 (2.68%) Prometheus
11 178 (2.43%) ZABBIX
12 172 (2.35%) Grafana
13 154 (2.10%) Rancher
14 153 (2.09%) Consul
15 145 (1.98%) Mesos
16 116 (1.58%) Graphite
17 115 (1.57%) logstash
18 109 (1.49%) Kibana
19 68 (0.93%) HAProxy
20 48 (0.66%) Opsview
Vendors
1 819 (11.18%) Google
2 551 (7.52%) VMware
3 503 (6.87%) Microsoft
4 501 (6.84%) Oracle
5 443 (6.05%) Red Hat
6 323 (4.41%) Splunk
7 212 (2.89%) New Relic
8 187 (2.55%) IBM
9 172 (2.35%) Atlassian
10 150 (2.05%) AppDynamics
11 134 (1.83%) SAP
12 115 (1.57%) SaltStack
13 103 (1.41%) Cisco
14 77 (1.05%) WorldPay
15 63 (0.86%) ServiceNow
16 61 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
17 55 (0.75%) Rackspace
18 51 (0.70%) Capita
19 50 (0.68%) Citrix
20 49 (0.67%) Hortonworks