Period
to 3 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 3 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Docker
England > North West
6 months to
3 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 28 60 87
Rank change year-on-year +32 +27 +123
Permanent jobs citing Docker 443 494 452
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 7.26% 4.87% 3.74%
As % of the System Software category 41.83% 29.56% 29.33%
Number of salaries quoted 379 396 383
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £29,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £73,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - +4.00% +4.17%

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 North West with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1,059 1,671 1,541
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 17.35% 16.46% 12.74%
Number of salaries quoted 825 1,333 1,259
Median annual salary £50,000 £40,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.46% -3.57% +12.00%
10th Percentile £26,000 £22,000 £22,450
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +11.76%

Docker
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Docker in the North West

Docker
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Docker in the North West

Docker
Salary Histogram in the North West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Docker in the North West over the 6 months to 3 June 2020.

Salary histogram for Docker in the North West

Docker
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Docker within the North West region over the 6 months to 3 June 2020. 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
Manchester +24 365 £55,000 - 40
Cheshire +10 62 £50,000 - 15
Merseyside -8 7 £60,000 +20.00% 5
Lancashire +15 5 £50,000 -4.76% 7
Docker
England

For the 6 months to 3 June 2020, 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 North West region with a requirement for Docker.

1 225 (50.79%) DevOps
2 206 (46.50%) Kubernetes
3 202 (45.60%) Agile Software Development
4 179 (40.41%) AWS
5 154 (34.76%) Linux
6 137 (30.93%) Microservices
7 136 (30.70%) Python
8 131 (29.57%) Java
9 130 (29.35%) JavaScript
10 124 (27.99%) Git (software)
11 123 (27.77%) Jenkins
12 119 (26.86%) SQL
13 117 (26.41%) Azure
14 110 (24.83%) TDD
15 92 (20.77%) C#
16 90 (20.32%) Software Engineering
17 87 (19.64%) Terraform
18 84 (18.96%) Ansible
19 83 (18.74%) .NET
20 82 (18.51%) Continuous Integration
21 69 (15.58%) PHP
22 67 (15.12%) AngularJS
23 58 (13.09%) Puppet
23 58 (13.09%) Scrum
24 56 (12.64%) Maven
25 53 (11.96%) Spring
26 52 (11.74%) Go
27 50 (11.29%) Opscode Chef
27 50 (11.29%) NoSQL
27 50 (11.29%) SaaS

Docker
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 27 (6.09%) Confluence
2 23 (5.19%) Apache
3 20 (4.51%) Elasticsearch
4 17 (3.84%) OpenStack
5 11 (2.48%) Apache Spark
6 9 (2.03%) nginx
7 7 (1.58%) SharePoint
8 5 (1.13%) MS Exchange
9 4 (0.90%) JBoss
10 3 (0.68%) CMS
10 3 (0.68%) IIS
10 3 (0.68%) Sitefinity
10 3 (0.68%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.45%) EPiServer
12 1 (0.23%) Apache Airflow
12 1 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.23%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.23%) Luigi
12 1 (0.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 1 (0.23%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (0.68%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 4 (0.90%) Magento
2 1 (0.23%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.23%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
2 1 (0.23%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 179 (40.41%) AWS
2 117 (26.41%) Azure
3 50 (11.29%) SaaS
4 42 (9.48%) Serverless
5 40 (9.03%) GCP
6 36 (8.13%) AWS CloudFormation
7 33 (7.45%) AWS Lambda
8 31 (7.00%) GitHub
9 29 (6.55%) Amazon ECS
10 22 (4.97%) OpenShift
11 17 (3.84%) AWS CodeBuild
11 17 (3.84%) IaaS
12 16 (3.61%) Amazon S3
13 14 (3.16%) Office 365
14 13 (2.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 13 (2.93%) Amazon EC2
14 13 (2.93%) PaaS
15 11 (2.48%) Amazon ELB
15 11 (2.48%) AWS CodeCommit
15 11 (2.48%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.93%) SAN
2 7 (1.58%) Firewall
3 6 (1.35%) LAN
3 6 (1.35%) WAN
4 5 (1.13%) DNS
5 3 (0.68%) VLAN
5 3 (0.68%) VPN
6 2 (0.45%) HTTP
6 2 (0.45%) Network Security
6 2 (0.45%) OSPF
6 2 (0.45%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.23%) DSL
7 1 (0.23%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.23%) Internet
7 1 (0.23%) SMTP
7 1 (0.23%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (0.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (11.29%) MySQL
1 50 (11.29%) NoSQL
2 40 (9.03%) MongoDB
3 23 (5.19%) Redis
4 22 (4.97%) SQL Server
5 15 (3.39%) Relational Database
6 14 (3.16%) Big Data
7 13 (2.93%) Amazon Aurora
8 12 (2.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 12 (2.71%) Amazon RDS
9 11 (2.48%) Oracle Database
9 11 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (1.81%) Amazon Athena
11 6 (1.35%) GIS
11 6 (1.35%) Neo4j
11 6 (1.35%) Power BI
12 5 (1.13%) Amazon Redshift
12 5 (1.13%) Hadoop
13 3 (0.68%) BigQuery
13 3 (0.68%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 124 (27.99%) Git (software)
2 123 (27.77%) Jenkins
3 56 (12.64%) Maven
4 49 (11.06%) JIRA
5 35 (7.90%) Selenium
6 31 (7.00%) Bitbucket
6 31 (7.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 30 (6.77%) JUnit
8 27 (6.09%) Cucumber
9 25 (5.64%) WebDriver
10 19 (4.29%) Hudson
11 17 (3.84%) NUnit
11 17 (3.84%) TestNG
12 14 (3.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 13 (2.93%) GitLab
13 13 (2.93%) Subversion
14 12 (2.71%) SonarQube
15 11 (2.48%) Sonatype Nexus
15 11 (2.48%) Vagrant
16 10 (2.26%) Protractor
General
1 48 (10.84%) Finance
2 26 (5.87%) Law
3 25 (5.64%) Banking
4 22 (4.97%) Retail
5 9 (2.03%) Marketing
6 8 (1.81%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.13%) Electronics
7 5 (1.13%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.13%) Legal
8 4 (0.90%) Public Sector
9 3 (0.68%) Games
10 2 (0.45%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.23%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.23%) Automotive
11 1 (0.23%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 195 (44.02%) Developer
2 73 (16.48%) Senior Developer
3 69 (15.58%) DevOps Engineer
4 53 (11.96%) PHP Developer
5 35 (7.90%) Senior PHP Developer
6 34 (7.67%) Java Developer
7 31 (7.00%) AWS Engineer
8 29 (6.55%) Software Developer
9 27 (6.09%) .NET Developer
9 27 (6.09%) Software Engineer
10 26 (5.87%) Cloud Engineer
11 24 (5.42%) Full Stack Developer
11 24 (5.42%) Platform Engineer
12 23 (5.19%) Angular Developer
13 22 (4.97%) C# Developer
14 21 (4.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 18 (4.06%) C# .NET Developer
16 16 (3.61%) Java Engineer
17 13 (2.93%) Automation Engineer
17 13 (2.93%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (18.74%) .NET
2 67 (15.12%) AngularJS
3 53 (11.96%) Spring
4 49 (11.06%) HTML
4 49 (11.06%) Node.js
5 48 (10.84%) REST
6 47 (10.61%) CSS
7 43 (9.71%) React
8 38 (8.58%) Spring Boot
9 34 (7.67%) .NET Core
10 31 (7.00%) Web Services
11 30 (6.77%) Redux
11 30 (6.77%) SOAP
12 29 (6.55%) Hibernate
12 29 (6.55%) HTML5
13 28 (6.32%) Laravel
14 27 (6.09%) jQuery
15 25 (5.64%) CSS3
16 23 (5.19%) ASP.NET Web API
16 23 (5.19%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 39 (8.80%) Greenfield Project
2 33 (7.45%) User Experience
3 20 (4.51%) Mobile App
4 12 (2.71%) Algorithms
4 12 (2.71%) Public Cloud
5 11 (2.48%) Blog
5 11 (2.48%) IVR
6 10 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (2.03%) Data Centre
8 8 (1.81%) Linux Command Line
9 6 (1.35%) Data Structures
9 6 (1.35%) Derivative
10 5 (1.13%) Acoustics
10 5 (1.13%) Social Media
10 5 (1.13%) Virtual Team
11 4 (0.90%) e-Learning
12 2 (0.45%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (0.45%) Cloud Native
12 2 (0.45%) Cyberthreat
12 2 (0.45%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 154 (34.76%) Linux
2 41 (9.26%) Windows
3 28 (6.32%) Unix
4 19 (4.29%) CentOS
5 8 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (1.35%) VMS
6 6 (1.35%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.68%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.23%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.23%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.23%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (50.79%) DevOps
2 202 (45.60%) Agile Software Development
3 137 (30.93%) Microservices
4 110 (24.83%) TDD
5 90 (20.32%) Software Engineering
6 82 (18.51%) Continuous Integration
7 58 (13.09%) Scrum
8 50 (11.29%) Test Automation
9 49 (11.06%) Infrastructure as Code
10 48 (10.84%) BDD
11 47 (10.61%) OOP
12 45 (10.16%) MVC
13 44 (9.93%) Open Source
14 42 (9.48%) Configuration Management
15 40 (9.03%) E-Commerce
16 39 (8.80%) Unit Testing
17 38 (8.58%) Problem-Solving
18 34 (7.67%) OO
19 28 (6.32%) SDLC
20 27 (6.09%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 136 (30.70%) Python
2 131 (29.57%) Java
3 130 (29.35%) JavaScript
4 119 (26.86%) SQL
5 92 (20.77%) C#
6 69 (15.58%) PHP
7 52 (11.74%) Go
8 50 (11.29%) Bash Shell
9 48 (10.84%) TypeScript
10 28 (6.32%) Ruby
11 24 (5.42%) Java 8
12 23 (5.19%) PowerShell
13 19 (4.29%) C
14 18 (4.06%) Shell Script
15 14 (3.16%) Scala
16 13 (2.93%) C++
17 12 (2.71%) Groovy
17 12 (2.71%) VBScript
18 11 (2.48%) ES6
19 9 (2.03%) Perl
Qualifications
1 26 (5.87%) Degree
2 21 (4.74%) Security Cleared
3 17 (3.84%) DV Cleared
4 15 (3.39%) Computer Science Degree
5 12 (2.71%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (1.35%) ISTQB
7 5 (1.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (1.13%) TOGAF Certification
8 2 (0.45%) RHCE
8 2 (0.45%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.23%) CCNA
9 1 (0.23%) CCNP
9 1 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.29%) QA
2 6 (1.35%) GDPR
3 2 (0.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (4.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (2.71%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.58%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (1.35%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.35%) Varnish
5 5 (1.13%) vCloud
5 5 (1.13%) VirtualBox
5 5 (1.13%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.23%) NFS
6 1 (0.23%) Samba
6 1 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 206 (46.50%) Kubernetes
2 87 (19.64%) Terraform
3 84 (18.96%) Ansible
4 58 (13.09%) Puppet
5 50 (11.29%) Opscode Chef
6 19 (4.29%) Docker Swarm
7 15 (3.39%) Kibana
8 10 (2.26%) Grafana
9 9 (2.03%) Prometheus
10 7 (1.58%) Packer
11 5 (1.13%) Nagios
12 4 (0.90%) Consul
12 4 (0.90%) logstash
13 2 (0.45%) Graphite
13 2 (0.45%) SCCM
13 2 (0.45%) ZABBIX
14 1 (0.23%) Cacti
14 1 (0.23%) Galera Cluster
14 1 (0.23%) HAProxy
14 1 (0.23%) PowerBroker
Vendors
1 31 (7.00%) Microsoft
2 27 (6.09%) VMware
3 20 (4.51%) Google
3 20 (4.51%) Oracle
4 18 (4.06%) Atlassian
5 16 (3.61%) Red Hat
6 13 (2.93%) NetApp
7 11 (2.48%) Veracode
8 10 (2.26%) IBM
8 10 (2.26%) Splunk
9 9 (2.03%) Cisco
9 9 (2.03%) Fortinet
10 8 (1.81%) New Relic
10 8 (1.81%) SaltStack
11 6 (1.35%) Xamarin
12 5 (1.13%) CA Agile Central
12 5 (1.13%) Cloudera
12 5 (1.13%) Hortonworks
12 5 (1.13%) Micro Focus
12 5 (1.13%) Parasoft