Period
to 20 October 2018

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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Docker
England > North West
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 159 264
Rank change year-on-year +92 +105 +63
Permanent jobs citing Docker 503 254 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 4.30% 1.99% 0.72%
As % of the System Software category 27.25% 16.74% 6.71%
Number of salaries quoted 438 202 78
North West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +20.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £33,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +4.35%

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 1,846 1,517 1,312
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 15.80% 11.88% 10.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1,499 1,261 1,101
North West median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,000 £20,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

Docker
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Docker as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Docker in the North West.

Salary trend for Docker in the North West

Docker
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Docker in the North West over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

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 20 October 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
Manchester +84 383 £50,000 - 75
Cheshire +44 72 £55,000 +10.00% 18
Merseyside +21 25 £32,500 -10.34% 12
Lancashire +19 17 £40,000 +6.67% 4
Docker
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 North West region with a requirement for Docker.

1 315 (62.62%) DevOps
2 271 (53.88%) Amazon AWS
3 260 (51.69%) Agile Software Development
4 229 (45.53%) Linux
5 220 (43.74%) Kubernetes
6 204 (40.56%) Python
7 198 (39.36%) Jenkins
8 194 (38.57%) Java
9 192 (38.17%) Opscode Chef
10 184 (36.58%) Puppet
11 169 (33.60%) Ansible
12 163 (32.41%) Microsoft Azure
13 157 (31.21%) Continuous Integration
14 152 (30.22%) Software Engineering
15 133 (26.44%) Terraform
16 129 (25.65%) Configuration Management
17 123 (24.45%) JavaScript
18 117 (23.26%) Git (software)
19 102 (20.28%) Ruby
20 95 (18.89%) Google Cloud Platform
21 92 (18.29%) TDD
22 91 (18.09%) Microservices
23 90 (17.89%) Test Automation
24 84 (16.70%) Windows
25 82 (16.30%) SQL
26 81 (16.10%) C#
26 81 (16.10%) Scrum
27 79 (15.71%) Spring
27 79 (15.71%) React
28 77 (15.31%) Bash Shell

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 25 (4.97%) JBoss
2 22 (4.37%) Tomcat
3 21 (4.17%) Apache
4 18 (3.58%) Apache Spark
4 18 (3.58%) Confluence
4 18 (3.58%) nginx
5 17 (3.38%) Elasticsearch
5 17 (3.38%) WebSphere
6 14 (2.78%) WebLogic
7 11 (2.19%) Apache Pig
7 11 (2.19%) IIS
8 10 (1.99%) Apache Solr
9 5 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (0.99%) Jetty
10 4 (0.80%) SharePoint
10 4 (0.80%) WildFly
11 1 (0.20%) CMS
11 1 (0.20%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.20%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.20%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.20%) Magento
1 1 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 271 (53.88%) Amazon AWS
2 163 (32.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 95 (18.89%) Google Cloud Platform
4 41 (8.15%) SaaS
5 34 (6.76%) AWS CloudFormation
5 34 (6.76%) OpenShift
6 26 (5.17%) Cloud Computing
7 16 (3.18%) IBM Cloud
8 15 (2.98%) Amazon EC2
9 12 (2.39%) Serverless
10 11 (2.19%) Amazon S3
11 10 (1.99%) AWS Lambda
11 10 (1.99%) npm
12 9 (1.79%) IaaS
12 9 (1.79%) PaaS
13 7 (1.39%) Yarn
14 6 (1.19%) GitHub
15 5 (0.99%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 4 (0.80%) Amazon SQS
17 3 (0.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (8.35%) Firewall
2 27 (5.37%) HTTP
3 23 (4.57%) TCP/IP
4 22 (4.37%) VPN
5 19 (3.78%) Internet
6 14 (2.78%) SSL
7 10 (1.99%) DNS
8 9 (1.79%) SSH
9 7 (1.39%) X.509
10 5 (0.99%) PPP
10 5 (0.99%) VoIP
11 3 (0.60%) Asterisk PBX
12 1 (0.20%) AMQP
12 1 (0.20%) SAN
12 1 (0.20%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (12.13%) MySQL
2 48 (9.54%) MongoDB
3 47 (9.34%) Big Data
3 47 (9.34%) PostgreSQL
4 45 (8.95%) NoSQL
5 33 (6.56%) SQL Server
6 29 (5.77%) Hadoop
7 23 (4.57%) Relational Database
8 22 (4.37%) Apache Cassandra
9 17 (3.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 12 (2.39%) Couchbase
11 10 (1.99%) Apache Hive
12 8 (1.59%) MariaDB
13 7 (1.39%) Redis
14 4 (0.80%) Text Mining
15 3 (0.60%) CouchDB
15 3 (0.60%) HBase
15 3 (0.60%) Neo4j
15 3 (0.60%) RDBMS
16 2 (0.40%) GIS
Development Applications
1 198 (39.36%) Jenkins
2 117 (23.26%) Git (software)
3 70 (13.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 49 (9.74%) Selenium
5 48 (9.54%) JIRA
6 43 (8.55%) TeamCity
7 35 (6.96%) Vagrant
8 31 (6.16%) Gradle
9 29 (5.77%) Maven
9 29 (5.77%) Travis CI
10 26 (5.17%) Hudson
11 24 (4.77%) Bitbucket
12 19 (3.78%) Sonatype Nexus
13 18 (3.58%) Subversion
14 17 (3.38%) Cucumber
15 16 (3.18%) Octopus Deploy
16 13 (2.58%) Ant
16 13 (2.58%) JUnit
17 10 (1.99%) git-flow
17 10 (1.99%) Robot Framework
General
1 73 (14.51%) Finance
2 44 (8.75%) Marketing
3 38 (7.55%) Banking
4 29 (5.77%) Law
5 28 (5.57%) Telecoms
6 27 (5.37%) Manufacturing
7 26 (5.17%) Electronics
7 26 (5.17%) Retail
8 24 (4.77%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.80%) Advertising
10 2 (0.40%) Games
11 1 (0.20%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.20%) Legal
Job Titles
1 163 (32.41%) DevOps Engineer
2 127 (25.25%) Developer
3 53 (10.54%) Software Engineer
4 48 (9.54%) Senior DevOps
4 48 (9.54%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 43 (8.55%) C# Developer
5 43 (8.55%) Java Developer
6 42 (8.35%) Java Engineer
7 38 (7.55%) .NET Developer
8 36 (7.16%) C# .NET Developer
9 33 (6.56%) Java Software Engineer
10 27 (5.37%) AWS DevOps
11 26 (5.17%) AWS Engineer
12 22 (4.37%) Platform Engineer
12 22 (4.37%) Senior Developer
13 21 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
14 19 (3.78%) Linux/Unix DevOps
15 18 (3.58%) Architect
15 18 (3.58%) Cloud Engineer
15 18 (3.58%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (15.71%) React
1 79 (15.71%) Spring
2 77 (15.31%) AngularJS
3 72 (14.31%) .NET
4 66 (13.12%) Node.js
5 54 (10.74%) REST
5 54 (10.74%) Web Services
6 51 (10.14%) RESTful
7 50 (9.94%) HTML
8 44 (8.75%) CSS
9 41 (8.15%) ASP.NET
10 33 (6.56%) .NET Framework
10 33 (6.56%) Elastic Stack
11 28 (5.57%) HTML5
12 27 (5.37%) Hibernate
12 27 (5.37%) RabbitMQ
13 24 (4.77%) .NET Core
14 23 (4.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 23 (4.57%) XML
15 22 (4.37%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 44 (8.75%) Greenfield Project
2 42 (8.35%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (4.97%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 24 (4.77%) Public Cloud
5 13 (2.58%) Mainframe
6 12 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (2.39%) PKI
6 12 (2.39%) Self-Motivation
6 12 (2.39%) User Experience
7 11 (2.19%) Arduino
7 11 (2.19%) Computer Science
8 9 (1.79%) Internet of Things
9 8 (1.59%) Blog
10 7 (1.39%) Management Information System
11 6 (1.19%) Fintech
12 5 (0.99%) Cloud Native
12 5 (0.99%) Data Centre
12 5 (0.99%) Enterprise Cloud
12 5 (0.99%) NHS
13 4 (0.80%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 229 (45.53%) Linux
2 84 (16.70%) Windows
3 27 (5.37%) CentOS
4 25 (4.97%) Unix
5 18 (3.58%) Ubuntu
6 17 (3.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (3.18%) Android
7 16 (3.18%) Apple iOS
8 13 (2.58%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (1.99%) Mac OS X
10 9 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (1.39%) Windows Server
12 6 (1.19%) Debian
13 3 (0.60%) DC/OS
14 2 (0.40%) Amazon Linux
14 2 (0.40%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.20%) AIX
15 1 (0.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 315 (62.62%) DevOps
2 260 (51.69%) Agile Software Development
3 157 (31.21%) Continuous Integration
4 152 (30.22%) Software Engineering
5 129 (25.65%) Configuration Management
6 92 (18.29%) TDD
7 91 (18.09%) Microservices
8 90 (17.89%) Test Automation
9 81 (16.10%) Scrum
10 71 (14.12%) Open Source
11 58 (11.53%) Mentoring
12 50 (9.94%) MVC
13 48 (9.54%) BDD
14 45 (8.95%) Kanban
15 38 (7.55%) Continuous Delivery
16 37 (7.36%) OO
17 35 (6.96%) Deployment Automation
18 34 (6.76%) Load Balancing
19 32 (6.36%) Digital Marketing
20 31 (6.16%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 204 (40.56%) Python
2 194 (38.57%) Java
3 123 (24.45%) JavaScript
4 102 (20.28%) Ruby
5 82 (16.30%) SQL
6 81 (16.10%) C#
7 77 (15.31%) Bash Shell
8 70 (13.92%) Go
9 42 (8.35%) Java 8
10 39 (7.75%) Perl
11 35 (6.96%) PHP
12 34 (6.76%) C++
13 32 (6.36%) PowerShell
14 22 (4.37%) TypeScript
15 19 (3.78%) Shell Script
16 18 (3.58%) C
16 18 (3.58%) Scala
17 15 (2.98%) Objective-C
18 14 (2.78%) Groovy
19 9 (1.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (6.96%) Degree
2 13 (2.58%) Security Cleared
3 11 (2.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (2.19%) DV Cleared
3 11 (2.19%) MCSE
3 11 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (2.19%) OCPJP
4 10 (1.99%) CCNA
4 10 (1.99%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (1.99%) CISSP
4 10 (1.99%) CompTIA Security+
4 10 (1.99%) GIAC
4 10 (1.99%) ITIL Certification
4 10 (1.99%) Linux+ Certification
4 10 (1.99%) Network+ Certification
4 10 (1.99%) SANS
4 10 (1.99%) SSCP
5 9 (1.79%) AWS Certification
5 9 (1.79%) RHCE
5 9 (1.79%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (8.35%) QA
2 11 (2.19%) GDPR
3 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (1.99%) vSphere
3 9 (1.79%) Active Directory
4 8 (1.59%) VirtualBox
5 4 (0.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 4 (0.80%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.60%) HDFS
6 3 (0.60%) KVM
6 3 (0.60%) Xen
7 2 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.20%) LXC
8 1 (0.20%) PowerHA
8 1 (0.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 220 (43.74%) Kubernetes
2 192 (38.17%) Opscode Chef
3 184 (36.58%) Puppet
4 169 (33.60%) Ansible
5 133 (26.44%) Terraform
6 50 (9.94%) Packer
7 45 (8.95%) Docker Swarm
8 40 (7.95%) Graphite
9 35 (6.96%) Nagios
10 31 (6.16%) Grafana
11 30 (5.96%) Salt
12 27 (5.37%) Consul
12 27 (5.37%) Prometheus
13 20 (3.98%) Opsview
13 20 (3.98%) ZABBIX
14 13 (2.58%) Mesos
15 10 (1.99%) Rancher
16 9 (1.79%) Kibana
17 6 (1.19%) CFEngine
18 5 (0.99%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 63 (12.52%) Google
2 45 (8.95%) Microsoft
3 40 (7.95%) Red Hat
4 27 (5.37%) Oracle
5 26 (5.17%) SAP
5 26 (5.17%) VMware
6 14 (2.78%) Splunk
7 9 (1.79%) Aquila
7 9 (1.79%) Intapp
8 6 (1.19%) Atlassian
9 5 (0.99%) Telerik
10 4 (0.80%) Blue Prism
10 4 (0.80%) Cisco
10 4 (0.80%) SolarWinds
11 3 (0.60%) IBM
11 3 (0.60%) New Relic
11 3 (0.60%) Polycom
11 3 (0.60%) SaltStack
11 3 (0.60%) TOWER Software
12 2 (0.40%) Twitter