Period
to 25 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 25 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Docker
England > London
6 months to
25 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 14 17 26
Rank change year-on-year +3 +9 +18
Permanent jobs citing Docker 6,499 3,020 4,859
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 14.51% 10.27% 8.45%
As % of the System Software category 73.03% 55.63% 48.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3,630 2,612 4,036
10th Percentile £51,250 £50,000 £48,750
25th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.33% - +7.14%
75th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £92,500
90th Percentile £110,125 £111,250 £110,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% - +4.00%

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 London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 8,899 5,429 9,919
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.86% 18.47% 17.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5,681 4,687 8,370
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,425 £30,000
25th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £43,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.70% +8.00% +7.76%
75th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £100,000 £97,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% +2.04%

Docker
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Docker as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Docker in London

Docker
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Docker in London.

Salary trend for Docker in London

Docker
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Docker in London over the 6 months to 25 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Docker in London

Docker
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Docker within the London region over the 6 months to 25 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
Central London +2 799 £82,500 +6.45% 355
West London -5 150 £70,000 +7.69% 106
South London +2 115 £65,000 -11.86% 24
East London +16 22 £75,000 +3.45% 45
North London +6 2 £110,000 +100.00% 4
Docker
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 London region with a requirement for Docker.

1 4,300 (66.16%) Kubernetes
2 3,387 (52.12%) AWS
3 2,964 (45.61%) Agile Software Development
4 2,592 (39.88%) Python
5 2,545 (39.16%) DevOps
6 2,217 (34.11%) Microservices
7 2,172 (33.42%) Java
8 2,123 (32.67%) Software Engineering
9 2,020 (31.08%) Terraform
10 1,992 (30.65%) JavaScript
11 1,951 (30.02%) Finance
12 1,896 (29.17%) React
13 1,682 (25.88%) Azure
14 1,470 (22.62%) Git (software)
15 1,448 (22.28%) SQL
16 1,382 (21.26%) Node.js
17 1,306 (20.10%) Jenkins
18 1,287 (19.80%) Social Skills
19 1,205 (18.54%) GCP
20 1,191 (18.33%) TDD
21 1,187 (18.26%) Linux
22 1,183 (18.20%) TypeScript
23 1,167 (17.96%) PostgreSQL
24 1,040 (16.00%) Kafka
25 1,026 (15.79%) Serverless
26 1,022 (15.73%) NoSQL
27 990 (15.23%) C#
28 980 (15.08%) Ansible
29 956 (14.71%) REST
30 950 (14.62%) Infrastructure as Code

Docker
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 575 (8.85%) Elasticsearch
2 396 (6.09%) Apache Spark
3 200 (3.08%) Confluence
4 184 (2.83%) Apache
5 152 (2.34%) Apache Airflow
6 114 (1.75%) nginx
7 72 (1.11%) CMS
8 62 (0.95%) Drupal
9 59 (0.91%) WordPress
10 45 (0.69%) Apache Solr
11 39 (0.60%) Tomcat
12 38 (0.58%) Tornado
13 34 (0.52%) Cloud Foundry
13 34 (0.52%) IIS
14 26 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 22 (0.34%) OpenStack
16 18 (0.28%) Apache Pulsar
16 18 (0.28%) Jupyter
17 17 (0.26%) Gunicorn
18 11 (0.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 42 (0.65%) Sketch
2 40 (0.62%) InVision
3 22 (0.34%) Photoshop
4 21 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
5 18 (0.28%) GIMP
5 18 (0.28%) Microsoft Excel
5 18 (0.28%) Microsoft Office
6 13 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.092%) Figma
7 6 (0.092%) MS Visio
8 4 (0.062%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.062%) Fireworks
9 3 (0.046%) Chatbot
10 2 (0.031%) Zeplin
11 1 (0.015%) Revit
Business Applications
1 32 (0.49%) Magento
2 27 (0.42%) R3 Corda
3 21 (0.32%) Distributed Ledger
4 20 (0.31%) Payment Gateway
5 17 (0.26%) Shopify
6 16 (0.25%) MetaTrader
7 10 (0.15%) Primavera
8 7 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
9 5 (0.077%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
10 2 (0.031%) Dynamics CRM
11 1 (0.015%) FINCAD Analytics
11 1 (0.015%) Sentinel
11 1 (0.015%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 3,387 (52.12%) AWS
2 1,682 (25.88%) Azure
3 1,205 (18.54%) GCP
4 1,026 (15.79%) Serverless
5 579 (8.91%) SaaS
6 552 (8.49%) AWS Lambda
7 512 (7.88%) GitHub
8 356 (5.48%) Amazon S3
9 343 (5.28%) AWS CloudFormation
10 335 (5.15%) PaaS
11 291 (4.48%) Amazon ECS
12 277 (4.26%) Amazon SQS
13 216 (3.32%) OpenShift
14 197 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
15 195 (3.00%) Amazon EKS
16 187 (2.88%) IaaS
17 139 (2.14%) Datadog
18 122 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
19 118 (1.82%) AWS Step Functions
20 106 (1.63%) AWS Fargate
Communications & Networking
1 326 (5.02%) HTTP
2 130 (2.00%) Firewall
3 94 (1.45%) Internet
4 63 (0.97%) TCP/IP
5 52 (0.80%) DNS
6 35 (0.54%) VPN
7 32 (0.49%) Broadband
8 29 (0.45%) SSH
8 29 (0.45%) WAN
9 27 (0.42%) Network Security
10 24 (0.37%) SSL
11 22 (0.34%) LAN
12 16 (0.25%) Cisco Nexus
13 14 (0.22%) IPv4
13 14 (0.22%) SMS
14 13 (0.20%) Multicast
14 13 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
15 11 (0.17%) DSL
15 11 (0.17%) IPsec
15 11 (0.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,167 (17.96%) PostgreSQL
2 1,022 (15.73%) NoSQL
3 628 (9.66%) MySQL
4 616 (9.48%) MongoDB
5 520 (8.00%) Relational Database
6 487 (7.49%) Big Data
7 475 (7.31%) Redis
8 442 (6.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 334 (5.14%) SQL Server
10 280 (4.31%) Hadoop
11 269 (4.14%) Amazon RDS
12 166 (2.55%) Amazon Redshift
13 162 (2.49%) Amazon Aurora
14 141 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
15 122 (1.88%) Amazon Athena
15 122 (1.88%) Neo4j
16 112 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
17 97 (1.49%) Blockchain
18 96 (1.48%) Azure SQL Database
19 74 (1.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1,470 (22.62%) Git (software)
2 1,306 (20.10%) Jenkins
3 486 (7.48%) GitLab
4 423 (6.51%) JIRA
5 293 (4.51%) webpack
6 292 (4.49%) CircleCI
7 286 (4.40%) Maven
8 245 (3.77%) Cypress.io
9 235 (3.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 232 (3.57%) TeamCity
11 204 (3.14%) Gradle
12 181 (2.79%) Selenium
13 151 (2.32%) JUnit
14 144 (2.22%) Octopus Deploy
15 130 (2.00%) Artifactory
16 122 (1.88%) Vagrant
17 120 (1.85%) Mockito
18 116 (1.78%) SonarQube
19 111 (1.71%) Bitbucket
20 97 (1.49%) Babel
General
1 1,951 (30.02%) Finance
2 1,287 (19.80%) Social Skills
3 510 (7.85%) Banking
4 339 (5.22%) Retail
5 326 (5.02%) Games
6 256 (3.94%) Front Office
7 252 (3.88%) Marketing
8 233 (3.59%) Analytical Skills
9 153 (2.35%) Public Sector
10 119 (1.83%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 119 (1.83%) Legal
11 105 (1.62%) Telecoms
12 104 (1.60%) Advertising
13 91 (1.40%) Manufacturing
14 85 (1.31%) Financial Institution
15 83 (1.28%) Presentation Skills
16 77 (1.18%) Investment Banking
17 70 (1.08%) Back Office
18 58 (0.89%) Law
19 48 (0.74%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 2,266 (34.87%) Developer
2 956 (14.71%) Software Engineer
3 891 (13.71%) DevOps Engineer
4 604 (9.29%) Senior Developer
5 481 (7.40%) Java Developer
6 400 (6.15%) Full Stack Developer
7 375 (5.77%) AWS Engineer
8 317 (4.88%) Senior Software Engineer
9 284 (4.37%) Senior DevOps
10 283 (4.35%) Java Engineer
11 282 (4.34%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 263 (4.05%) Architect
13 259 (3.99%) Backend Developer
14 243 (3.74%) React Developer
15 232 (3.57%) Python Engineer
16 226 (3.48%) Data Engineer
17 218 (3.35%) Cloud Engineer
18 213 (3.28%) Python Developer
19 209 (3.22%) AWS DevOps
20 206 (3.17%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,896 (29.17%) React
2 1,382 (21.26%) Node.js
3 1,040 (16.00%) Kafka
4 956 (14.71%) REST
5 893 (13.74%) .NET
6 872 (13.42%) Spring
7 712 (10.96%) AngularJS
8 682 (10.49%) Web Services
9 668 (10.28%) GraphQL
10 650 (10.00%) HTML
11 640 (9.85%) CSS
12 635 (9.77%) RESTful
13 578 (8.89%) Spring Boot
14 541 (8.32%) .NET Core
15 410 (6.31%) Redux
16 323 (4.97%) RabbitMQ
17 315 (4.85%) Vue.js
18 288 (4.43%) Django
19 287 (4.42%) React Native
20 253 (3.89%) gRPC
Miscellaneous
1 496 (7.63%) User Experience
2 366 (5.63%) Greenfield Project
3 323 (4.97%) Cloud Native
4 294 (4.52%) Algorithms
5 192 (2.95%) Self-Motivation
6 166 (2.55%) Public Cloud
7 165 (2.54%) Linux Command Line
8 159 (2.45%) Mobile App
9 157 (2.42%) Data Structures
10 155 (2.38%) Data Centre
11 144 (2.22%) Blog
12 137 (2.11%) Virtual Team
13 125 (1.92%) Hedge funds
14 118 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 105 (1.62%) Hybrid Cloud
16 104 (1.60%) Legacy Systems
17 88 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
17 88 (1.35%) Equities
18 87 (1.34%) Derivative
19 85 (1.31%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 1,187 (18.26%) Linux
2 321 (4.94%) Unix
3 290 (4.46%) Windows
4 90 (1.38%) Android
5 82 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 72 (1.11%) Ubuntu
7 67 (1.03%) CentOS
8 60 (0.92%) Apple iOS
9 44 (0.68%) Windows Server
10 27 (0.42%) Mesosphere
11 21 (0.32%) Debian
12 13 (0.20%) Mac OS
13 12 (0.18%) Windows Server 2019
14 11 (0.17%) VMS
15 10 (0.15%) Windows Server 2016
16 9 (0.14%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 8 (0.12%) Alpine Linux
17 8 (0.12%) Embedded Linux
18 6 (0.092%) CoreOS
19 4 (0.062%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,964 (45.61%) Agile Software Development
2 2,545 (39.16%) DevOps
3 2,217 (34.11%) Microservices
4 2,123 (32.67%) Software Engineering
5 1,191 (18.33%) TDD
6 950 (14.62%) Infrastructure as Code
7 949 (14.60%) Fintech
8 910 (14.00%) Test Automation
9 844 (12.99%) Continuous Integration
10 692 (10.65%) Analytics
11 658 (10.12%) Problem-Solving
12 644 (9.91%) Mentoring
13 643 (9.89%) Scrum
14 611 (9.40%) Open Source
15 602 (9.26%) Artificial Intelligence
16 555 (8.54%) Machine Learning
17 538 (8.28%) Computer Science
18 522 (8.03%) Clean Code
19 486 (7.48%) SDLC
20 475 (7.31%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 2,592 (39.88%) Python
2 2,172 (33.42%) Java
3 1,992 (30.65%) JavaScript
4 1,448 (22.28%) SQL
5 1,183 (18.20%) TypeScript
6 990 (15.23%) C#
7 862 (13.26%) Go
8 513 (7.89%) PHP
9 418 (6.43%) Bash Shell
10 400 (6.15%) Scala
11 327 (5.03%) Kotlin
12 317 (4.88%) Ruby
13 301 (4.63%) Java 8
14 273 (4.20%) ES6
15 240 (3.69%) PowerShell
16 224 (3.45%) C++
17 150 (2.31%) C
18 143 (2.20%) Java 11
19 136 (2.09%) Shell Script
20 132 (2.03%) Rust
Qualifications
1 605 (9.31%) Degree
2 326 (5.02%) Computer Science Degree
3 171 (2.63%) Security Cleared
4 120 (1.85%) SC Cleared
5 95 (1.46%) Master's Degree
6 40 (0.62%) AWS Certification
7 27 (0.42%) SANS
8 23 (0.35%) PhD
9 21 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
10 18 (0.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 15 (0.23%) ISTQB
12 12 (0.18%) DBS Check
13 9 (0.14%) DV Cleared
14 8 (0.12%) OSCE
15 7 (0.11%) CCNA
16 4 (0.062%) CISSP
16 4 (0.062%) ISEB
16 4 (0.062%) PMI Certification
16 4 (0.062%) PMP
16 4 (0.062%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 533 (8.20%) QA
2 105 (1.62%) Accessibility
3 71 (1.09%) GDPR
4 40 (0.62%) PSD2
5 27 (0.42%) WCAG
6 26 (0.40%) GRC
7 24 (0.37%) Data Quality
8 23 (0.35%) PCI DSS
9 7 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 6 (0.092%) ISO 15022
10 6 (0.092%) ISO 20022
10 6 (0.092%) SOC 2
11 5 (0.077%) NIST
12 4 (0.062%) SLA
12 4 (0.062%) SOC 1
12 4 (0.062%) WAI
13 3 (0.046%) HIPAA
14 2 (0.031%) MiFID
15 1 (0.015%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 78 (1.20%) VirtualBox
2 69 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
3 63 (0.97%) Active Directory
4 60 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 40 (0.62%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 25 (0.38%) ISA Server
7 11 (0.17%) etcd
7 11 (0.17%) LXC
7 11 (0.17%) Varnish
7 11 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (0.15%) Hyper-V
8 10 (0.15%) Xen
9 9 (0.14%) Firmware
9 9 (0.14%) HDFS
9 9 (0.14%) vSphere
10 8 (0.12%) KVM
11 6 (0.092%) Oracle RAC
11 6 (0.092%) Virtual Desktop
12 5 (0.077%) Ceph
13 4 (0.062%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 4,300 (66.16%) Kubernetes
2 2,020 (31.08%) Terraform
3 980 (15.08%) Ansible
4 430 (6.62%) Puppet
5 358 (5.51%) Prometheus
6 309 (4.75%) Opscode Chef
7 267 (4.11%) Grafana
8 181 (2.79%) Docker Swarm
9 97 (1.49%) Istio
10 71 (1.09%) Kibana
11 66 (1.02%) Consul
12 57 (0.88%) Packer
13 50 (0.77%) Nagios
14 44 (0.68%) Graphite
14 44 (0.68%) logstash
15 39 (0.60%) Rancher
16 32 (0.49%) linkerd
17 28 (0.43%) Opsgenie
17 28 (0.43%) ZABBIX
18 27 (0.42%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 605 (9.31%) Google
2 387 (5.95%) Microsoft
3 261 (4.02%) Oracle
4 145 (2.23%) IBM
5 144 (2.22%) Splunk
6 130 (2.00%) Red Hat
7 114 (1.75%) Samsung
8 94 (1.45%) Cloudera
9 86 (1.32%) Hortonworks
10 85 (1.31%) VMware
11 73 (1.12%) Talend
12 69 (1.06%) Informatica
13 61 (0.94%) Atlassian
14 59 (0.91%) Spotify
15 58 (0.89%) SAP
16 52 (0.80%) New Relic
17 48 (0.74%) Apple
18 41 (0.63%) Adobe
19 37 (0.57%) PagerDuty
20 34 (0.52%) BT