Period
to 23 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 23 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Docker
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 17 40 48
Rank change year-on-year +23 +8 +44
Permanent jobs citing Docker 358 360 390
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 11.39% 6.45% 5.75%
As % of the System Software category 61.51% 40.86% 31.99%
Number of salaries quoted 438 359 363
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
North West median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +10.53%

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 Manchester with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 582 881 1,219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 18.52% 15.77% 17.98%
Number of salaries quoted 513 738 1,055
Median annual salary £51,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.89% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £72,265 £67,500 £67,500
North West median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -3.41% +17.33%

Docker
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Docker in Manchester

Docker
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Docker in Manchester

Docker
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Docker in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Docker in Manchester

Docker
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Docker within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 23 January 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
Altrincham +8 12 - - 2
Oldham +7 4 £50,000 +11.11%
Stockport +34 3 £52,500 -19.23%
Salford -5 3 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Cheadle +7 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Docker
North West

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Docker.

1 197 (55.03%) DevOps
1 197 (55.03%) Kubernetes
2 167 (46.65%) JavaScript
3 166 (46.37%) AWS
4 155 (43.30%) Agile Software Development
5 122 (34.08%) Terraform
6 120 (33.52%) Linux
7 96 (26.82%) Microservices
8 95 (26.54%) Python
9 88 (24.58%) React
10 87 (24.30%) Node.js
11 85 (23.74%) Go
12 83 (23.18%) C#
13 80 (22.35%) Azure
14 79 (22.07%) AngularJS
15 77 (21.51%) Continuous Integration
16 76 (21.23%) SQL
16 76 (21.23%) Ansible
17 75 (20.95%) Puppet
18 74 (20.67%) Git (software)
18 74 (20.67%) Opscode Chef
19 71 (19.83%) Software Engineering
20 69 (19.27%) TDD
21 64 (17.88%) .NET
21 64 (17.88%) PHP
22 62 (17.32%) Finance
23 61 (17.04%) Jenkins
23 61 (17.04%) Infrastructure as Code
24 58 (16.20%) MySQL
25 50 (13.97%) MongoDB

Docker
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 17 (4.75%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (2.23%) Apache
3 7 (1.96%) Apache Spark
4 6 (1.68%) CMS
5 5 (1.40%) Confluence
5 5 (1.40%) nginx
5 5 (1.40%) OpenStack
6 3 (0.84%) IIS
7 2 (0.56%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.28%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.28%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.28%) CloudStack
8 1 (0.28%) JBoss
8 1 (0.28%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.28%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 5 (1.40%) Magento
2 1 (0.28%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 166 (46.37%) AWS
2 80 (22.35%) Azure
3 47 (13.13%) GCP
4 41 (11.45%) AWS CloudFormation
5 37 (10.34%) Serverless
6 24 (6.70%) SaaS
7 21 (5.87%) AWS Lambda
8 16 (4.47%) Amazon ECS
9 12 (3.35%) PaaS
10 11 (3.07%) Amazon EKS
10 11 (3.07%) Pulumi
11 8 (2.23%) Amazon EC2
11 8 (2.23%) IaaS
12 7 (1.96%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 6 (1.68%) GitHub
13 6 (1.68%) OpenShift
14 5 (1.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 5 (1.40%) Azure Active Directory
14 5 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
14 5 (1.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.96%) Firewall
1 7 (1.96%) VLAN
2 6 (1.68%) TCP/IP
2 6 (1.68%) VPN
3 5 (1.40%) DHCP
3 5 (1.40%) DNS
3 5 (1.40%) IPv4
3 5 (1.40%) OSPF
4 4 (1.12%) FTP
4 4 (1.12%) HTTP
4 4 (1.12%) IPsec
5 1 (0.28%) LAN
5 1 (0.28%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (16.20%) MySQL
2 50 (13.97%) MongoDB
3 34 (9.50%) SQL Server
4 27 (7.54%) NoSQL
5 16 (4.47%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (2.23%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.40%) Azure SQL Database
7 5 (1.40%) Hadoop
7 5 (1.40%) Redis
8 3 (0.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (0.84%) Big Data
9 2 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.56%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (0.56%) Apache Hive
9 2 (0.56%) BigQuery
9 2 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.56%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.28%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 74 (20.67%) Git (software)
2 61 (17.04%) Jenkins
3 32 (8.94%) GitLab
4 21 (5.87%) Selenium
5 20 (5.59%) Vagrant
6 19 (5.31%) TeamCity
7 17 (4.75%) Protractor
7 17 (4.75%) SpecFlow
8 16 (4.47%) Gradle
8 16 (4.47%) JIRA
9 15 (4.19%) Cucumber
10 12 (3.35%) IntelliJ
11 9 (2.51%) Artifactory
11 9 (2.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 9 (2.51%) webpack
12 8 (2.23%) Octopus Deploy
13 7 (1.96%) Jasmine
14 6 (1.68%) CircleCI
15 5 (1.40%) GoCD
15 5 (1.40%) Storybook
General
1 62 (17.32%) Finance
2 17 (4.75%) Law
2 17 (4.75%) Retail
3 16 (4.47%) Games
4 12 (3.35%) Marketing
4 12 (3.35%) Public Sector
5 9 (2.51%) Electronics
5 9 (2.51%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.51%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.56%) Advertising
7 2 (0.56%) Banking
7 2 (0.56%) Legal
8 1 (0.28%) Automotive
8 1 (0.28%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 154 (43.02%) Developer
2 94 (26.26%) DevOps Engineer
3 59 (16.48%) AWS Engineer
4 58 (16.20%) PHP Developer
5 51 (14.25%) Software Engineer
6 48 (13.41%) AWS DevOps
6 48 (13.41%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 38 (10.61%) Senior Developer
7 38 (10.61%) Software Developer
8 27 (7.54%) JavaScript Developer
9 23 (6.42%) Full Stack Developer
10 21 (5.87%) .NET Developer
11 20 (5.59%) Senior Software Engineer
12 19 (5.31%) Senior DevOps
12 19 (5.31%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 17 (4.75%) Linux Engineer
14 15 (4.19%) Senior PHP Developer
15 14 (3.91%) React Developer
16 13 (3.63%) Java Developer
17 11 (3.07%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (24.58%) React
2 87 (24.30%) Node.js
3 79 (22.07%) AngularJS
4 64 (17.88%) .NET
5 42 (11.73%) REST
6 39 (10.89%) jQuery
7 31 (8.66%) .NET Core
8 30 (8.38%) CSS
8 30 (8.38%) Symfony
8 30 (8.38%) Web Services
9 28 (7.82%) Kafka
10 27 (7.54%) Vue.js
11 25 (6.98%) Laravel
12 23 (6.42%) HTML
12 23 (6.42%) JSON
12 23 (6.42%) XML
13 21 (5.87%) RabbitMQ
14 19 (5.31%) .NET Framework
15 15 (4.19%) JAXB
16 13 (3.63%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 21 (5.87%) Greenfield Project
2 14 (3.91%) Enterprise Cloud
3 13 (3.63%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (3.63%) Blog
4 12 (3.35%) e-Learning
4 12 (3.35%) Public Cloud
5 8 (2.23%) Data Centre
5 8 (2.23%) User Experience
6 6 (1.68%) Algorithms
6 6 (1.68%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.12%) NHS
7 4 (1.12%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.56%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (0.56%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.28%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (0.28%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.28%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.28%) PlayStation
9 1 (0.28%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 120 (33.52%) Linux
2 24 (6.70%) Windows
3 20 (5.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (5.03%) Unix
5 8 (2.23%) CentOS
5 8 (2.23%) Windows Server
6 5 (1.40%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.28%) Android
7 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (55.03%) DevOps
2 155 (43.30%) Agile Software Development
3 96 (26.82%) Microservices
4 77 (21.51%) Continuous Integration
5 71 (19.83%) Software Engineering
6 69 (19.27%) TDD
7 61 (17.04%) Infrastructure as Code
8 44 (12.29%) OOP
9 43 (12.01%) Test Automation
10 41 (11.45%) E-Commerce
11 39 (10.89%) MVC
12 38 (10.61%) OO
13 37 (10.34%) Scrum
14 36 (10.06%) Configuration Management
14 36 (10.06%) Problem-Solving
15 33 (9.22%) Deployment Automation
15 33 (9.22%) Pair Programming
16 25 (6.98%) Continuous Delivery
17 24 (6.70%) Migration
18 20 (5.59%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 167 (46.65%) JavaScript
2 95 (26.54%) Python
3 85 (23.74%) Go
4 83 (23.18%) C#
5 76 (21.23%) SQL
6 64 (17.88%) PHP
7 46 (12.85%) Bash Shell
8 45 (12.57%) Java
8 45 (12.57%) TypeScript
9 28 (7.82%) PowerShell
10 27 (7.54%) Ruby
11 15 (4.19%) Groovy
12 12 (3.35%) C++
12 12 (3.35%) ES6
13 10 (2.79%) Kotlin
13 10 (2.79%) Scala
14 8 (2.23%) PHP 7
15 7 (1.96%) Perl
16 3 (0.84%) Java 8
16 3 (0.84%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (3.91%) AWS Certification
2 13 (3.63%) Degree
3 12 (3.35%) RHCE
4 7 (1.96%) Security Cleared
5 6 (1.68%) PhD
6 5 (1.40%) GIAC
6 5 (1.40%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.28%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.42%) QA
2 4 (1.12%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.28%) GDPR
3 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (2.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.40%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (0.84%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.84%) vSphere
4 2 (0.56%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 197 (55.03%) Kubernetes
2 122 (34.08%) Terraform
3 76 (21.23%) Ansible
4 75 (20.95%) Puppet
5 74 (20.67%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (4.19%) Packer
7 8 (2.23%) Prometheus
8 7 (1.96%) Grafana
9 4 (1.12%) CFEngine
10 1 (0.28%) Graylog
10 1 (0.28%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.28%) Kibana
Vendors
1 29 (8.10%) Zend
2 20 (5.59%) VMware
3 19 (5.31%) Oracle
4 17 (4.75%) Microsoft
5 16 (4.47%) Splunk
6 14 (3.91%) Red Hat
7 12 (3.35%) Aquila
8 11 (3.07%) Google
9 10 (2.79%) SaltStack
10 9 (2.51%) New Relic
10 9 (2.51%) SAP
11 2 (0.56%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.56%) Rackspace
12 1 (0.28%) MEDITECH