Period
to 25 September 2021

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

Docker
England > Midlands
6 months to
25 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 31 53 79
Rank change year-on-year +22 +26 +46
Permanent jobs citing Docker 681 194 426
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 6.60% 5.02% 3.68%
As % of the System Software category 37.29% 29.94% 20.75%
Number of salaries quoted 505 168 358
10th Percentile £41,250 £35,000 £28,250
25th Percentile £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% +10.53% -9.52%
75th Percentile £73,750 £65,000 £56,250
90th Percentile £89,000 £72,875 £67,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% - +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 the Midlands with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1,826 648 2,053
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 17.70% 16.78% 17.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1,475 550 1,725
10th Percentile £23,500 £24,400 £24,000
25th Percentile £32,500 £32,563 £28,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
75th Percentile £58,750 £56,250 £52,500
90th Percentile £74,500 £67,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -

Docker
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Docker in the Midlands

Docker
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Docker in the Midlands

Docker
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Docker in the Midlands over the 6 months to 25 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Docker in the Midlands

Docker
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Docker within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 25 September 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
West Midlands +12 514 £60,000 +9.09% 117
East Midlands +21 167 £55,000 +29.41% 52
Docker
England

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

1 402 (59.03%) Kubernetes
2 359 (52.72%) Agile Software Development
3 355 (52.13%) DevOps
4 341 (50.07%) Terraform
5 310 (45.52%) AWS
6 294 (43.17%) Azure
7 220 (32.31%) Microservices
8 196 (28.78%) SQL
9 192 (28.19%) C#
10 187 (27.46%) Linux
11 179 (26.28%) JavaScript
12 171 (25.11%) Python
13 169 (24.82%) .NET
14 168 (24.67%) Jenkins
15 164 (24.08%) Java
16 153 (22.47%) Ansible
17 147 (21.59%) Social Skills
18 138 (20.26%) Software Engineering
19 128 (18.80%) Infrastructure as Code
20 116 (17.03%) Spring
21 115 (16.89%) TDD
21 115 (16.89%) Scrum
22 114 (16.74%) .NET Core
22 114 (16.74%) Problem-Solving
23 103 (15.12%) REST
23 103 (15.12%) Continuous Integration
24 99 (14.54%) Open Source
25 98 (14.39%) React
26 97 (14.24%) SC Cleared
26 97 (14.24%) Security Cleared

Docker
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 23 (3.38%) Elasticsearch
2 19 (2.79%) OpenStack
3 14 (2.06%) Apache
4 12 (1.76%) Confluence
5 11 (1.62%) Tomcat
6 10 (1.47%) JBoss
7 7 (1.03%) IIS
7 7 (1.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 6 (0.88%) nginx
9 1 (0.15%) Appian
9 1 (0.15%) CMS
9 1 (0.15%) Documentum
9 1 (0.15%) FileNet
9 1 (0.15%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.15%) Headless CMS
9 1 (0.15%) Jupyter
9 1 (0.15%) MTS
9 1 (0.15%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.15%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (0.59%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.15%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.15%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 310 (45.52%) AWS
2 294 (43.17%) Azure
3 93 (13.66%) GCP
4 86 (12.63%) GitHub
5 85 (12.48%) Serverless
6 64 (9.40%) SaaS
7 42 (6.17%) AWS CloudFormation
8 36 (5.29%) IaaS
8 36 (5.29%) OpenShift
9 35 (5.14%) PaaS
10 29 (4.26%) Pulumi
11 25 (3.67%) Azure Cosmos DB
12 23 (3.38%) Amazon EKS
13 22 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
13 22 (3.23%) AWS Lambda
14 16 (2.35%) Amazon ECS
15 15 (2.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 14 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
17 13 (1.91%) Datadog
17 13 (1.91%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (4.26%) Firewall
1 29 (4.26%) HTTP
2 18 (2.64%) DNS
3 14 (2.06%) Network Security
4 9 (1.32%) DMZ
4 9 (1.32%) LAN
4 9 (1.32%) MQTT
4 9 (1.32%) WAN
5 8 (1.17%) SMTP
5 8 (1.17%) TCP/IP
6 7 (1.03%) Internet
6 7 (1.03%) IPv4
7 6 (0.88%) SSL
8 5 (0.73%) DHCP
8 5 (0.73%) IPv6
9 4 (0.59%) ASN.1
10 3 (0.44%) AMQP
10 3 (0.44%) Kerberos
10 3 (0.44%) VPN
11 2 (0.29%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (11.89%) PostgreSQL
2 70 (10.28%) Big Data
3 64 (9.40%) NoSQL
3 64 (9.40%) SQL Server
4 55 (8.08%) MySQL
5 48 (7.05%) MongoDB
6 27 (3.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 21 (3.08%) Amazon RDS
8 16 (2.35%) GIS
9 15 (2.20%) Azure SQL Database
9 15 (2.20%) Relational Database
10 12 (1.76%) MariaDB
11 9 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
12 8 (1.17%) Redis
13 6 (0.88%) RDBMS
14 5 (0.73%) Hazelcast
15 4 (0.59%) BigQuery
15 4 (0.59%) Hadoop
16 3 (0.44%) Data Lake
16 3 (0.44%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 168 (24.67%) Jenkins
2 86 (12.63%) Git (software)
3 63 (9.25%) GitLab
4 48 (7.05%) JIRA
5 30 (4.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 28 (4.11%) Selenium
7 25 (3.67%) Octopus Deploy
7 25 (3.67%) TeamCity
8 18 (2.64%) JMeter
9 17 (2.50%) JUnit
9 17 (2.50%) Vagrant
10 15 (2.20%) Visual Studio Team System
11 13 (1.91%) Postman
12 10 (1.47%) Bitbucket
13 9 (1.32%) Hudson
14 8 (1.17%) webpack
15 7 (1.03%) Maven
16 6 (0.88%) gulp
16 6 (0.88%) PHPUnit
17 5 (0.73%) Cucumber
General
1 147 (21.59%) Social Skills
2 62 (9.10%) Finance
3 24 (3.52%) Games
4 22 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (3.08%) Retail
6 20 (2.94%) Public Sector
7 16 (2.35%) Law
8 7 (1.03%) Influencing Skills
8 7 (1.03%) Marketing
9 6 (0.88%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 5 (0.73%) Automotive
10 5 (0.73%) Documentation Skills
11 4 (0.59%) Presentation Skills
12 3 (0.44%) Back Office
12 3 (0.44%) Banking
12 3 (0.44%) Organisational Skills
12 3 (0.44%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.29%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.15%) Advertising
14 1 (0.15%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 265 (38.91%) Developer
2 166 (24.38%) DevOps Engineer
3 67 (9.84%) Platform Engineer
4 65 (9.54%) Java Developer
5 53 (7.78%) Software Engineer
6 52 (7.64%) Senior Developer
7 50 (7.34%) Senior DevOps
7 50 (7.34%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 48 (7.05%) AWS Engineer
9 45 (6.61%) C# Developer
10 42 (6.17%) Azure Engineer
10 42 (6.17%) Software Developer
11 40 (5.87%) Architect
12 33 (4.85%) Full Stack Developer
13 30 (4.41%) Cloud Engineer
14 28 (4.11%) Technical Architect
15 26 (3.82%) AWS DevOps
16 24 (3.52%) AWS DevOps Engineer
16 24 (3.52%) Lead DevOps
17 22 (3.23%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (24.82%) .NET
2 116 (17.03%) Spring
3 114 (16.74%) .NET Core
4 103 (15.12%) REST
5 98 (14.39%) React
6 80 (11.75%) GraphQL
7 64 (9.40%) HTML
8 63 (9.25%) Node.js
9 61 (8.96%) CSS
10 58 (8.52%) Hibernate
10 58 (8.52%) Middleware
11 52 (7.64%) .NET Framework
11 52 (7.64%) AngularJS
12 44 (6.46%) JavaBeans
13 38 (5.58%) Django
14 36 (5.29%) Kafka
15 35 (5.14%) JSON
15 35 (5.14%) RESTful
16 33 (4.85%) Spring Boot
17 32 (4.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 92 (13.51%) Greenfield Project
2 30 (4.41%) Virtual Team
3 26 (3.82%) Public Cloud
3 26 (3.82%) Self-Motivation
4 18 (2.64%) Cloud Native
5 17 (2.50%) User Experience
6 15 (2.20%) Legacy Applications
6 15 (2.20%) Life Science
6 15 (2.20%) Social Media
7 14 (2.06%) Client/Server
8 13 (1.91%) Hybrid Cloud
9 10 (1.47%) Data Centre
10 9 (1.32%) Legacy Systems
11 8 (1.17%) e-Learning
12 7 (1.03%) Algorithms
12 7 (1.03%) Private Cloud
13 6 (0.88%) Tandem
14 5 (0.73%) Industry 4.0
14 5 (0.73%) Raspberry Pi
15 4 (0.59%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 187 (27.46%) Linux
2 57 (8.37%) Windows
3 28 (4.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 27 (3.96%) Unix
5 21 (3.08%) CentOS
5 21 (3.08%) Windows Server
6 15 (2.20%) Ubuntu
7 14 (2.06%) Windows Server 2016
8 8 (1.17%) Windows Server 2019
9 7 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.44%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.29%) Android
11 2 (0.29%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.29%) Debian
12 1 (0.15%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.15%) SUSE
12 1 (0.15%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.15%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 359 (52.72%) Agile Software Development
2 355 (52.13%) DevOps
3 220 (32.31%) Microservices
4 138 (20.26%) Software Engineering
5 128 (18.80%) Infrastructure as Code
6 115 (16.89%) Scrum
6 115 (16.89%) TDD
7 114 (16.74%) Problem-Solving
8 103 (15.12%) Continuous Integration
9 99 (14.54%) Open Source
10 79 (11.60%) Configuration Management
11 75 (11.01%) SOA
12 72 (10.57%) SDLC
13 67 (9.84%) Full Stack Development
14 63 (9.25%) Analytics
15 54 (7.93%) Coaching
16 51 (7.49%) Mentoring
17 50 (7.34%) BDD
18 47 (6.90%) Data Analytics
19 44 (6.46%) Big Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 196 (28.78%) SQL
2 192 (28.19%) C#
3 179 (26.28%) JavaScript
4 171 (25.11%) Python
5 164 (24.08%) Java
6 93 (13.66%) Go
7 88 (12.92%) PowerShell
8 70 (10.28%) Bash Shell
9 68 (9.99%) Java 8
10 62 (9.10%) Ruby
11 60 (8.81%) PHP
12 51 (7.49%) TypeScript
13 23 (3.38%) Perl
14 19 (2.79%) T-SQL
15 14 (2.06%) C++
15 14 (2.06%) ES6
16 11 (1.62%) Groovy
17 10 (1.47%) C
18 8 (1.17%) Dart
19 7 (1.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 97 (14.24%) SC Cleared
1 97 (14.24%) Security Cleared
2 36 (5.29%) Degree
3 15 (2.20%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (0.88%) AWS Certification
5 3 (0.44%) DBS Check
5 3 (0.44%) RHCE
5 3 (0.44%) RHCSA
6 2 (0.29%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.15%) MBA
7 1 (0.15%) MCSA
7 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.15%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.94%) QA
2 12 (1.76%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 12 (1.76%) GxP
3 4 (0.59%) SLA
4 3 (0.44%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.29%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.29%) PSD2
6 1 (0.15%) GMP
6 1 (0.15%) PMO
System Software
1 20 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (1.91%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.17%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.59%) Gluster
4 4 (0.59%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.15%) Firmware
5 1 (0.15%) NFS
5 1 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 402 (59.03%) Kubernetes
2 341 (50.07%) Terraform
3 153 (22.47%) Ansible
4 68 (9.99%) Puppet
5 57 (8.37%) Opscode Chef
6 49 (7.20%) Grafana
7 36 (5.29%) Prometheus
8 27 (3.96%) Docker Swarm
9 24 (3.52%) Salt
10 22 (3.23%) Consul
10 22 (3.23%) Rancher
11 21 (3.08%) Packer
12 18 (2.64%) Graphite
13 15 (2.20%) Nagios
14 13 (1.91%) Opsview
15 12 (1.76%) Istio
16 10 (1.47%) Rundeck
17 9 (1.32%) SCCM
18 8 (1.17%) CFEngine
18 8 (1.17%) Opsgenie
Vendors
1 61 (8.96%) Microsoft
2 46 (6.75%) Oracle
3 38 (5.58%) Google
4 37 (5.43%) Red Hat
5 21 (3.08%) VMware
6 20 (2.94%) New Relic
7 13 (1.91%) Agilent
8 10 (1.47%) Splunk
9 9 (1.32%) IBM
10 8 (1.17%) Dynatrace
11 7 (1.03%) Alibaba
11 7 (1.03%) Rackspace
11 7 (1.03%) ServiceNow
12 6 (0.88%) Cisco
13 4 (0.59%) Citrix
13 4 (0.59%) HubSpot
13 4 (0.59%) MuleSoft
14 3 (0.44%) Atlassian
14 3 (0.44%) LexisNexis
14 3 (0.44%) Spotify