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

Docker
England > North West
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 113 217 297
Rank change year-on-year +104 +80 +70
Permanent jobs citing Docker 373 140 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.90% 1.14% 0.45%
As % of the System Software category 24.27% 9.48% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 293 126 62
North West median annual salary £48,500 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.02% +8.89% -5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £36,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £62,375
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +15.00%

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 North West with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1,537 1,477 1,343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 11.95% 11.99% 11.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1,234 1,202 1,052
North West median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £20,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 February 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 February 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 +95 284 £48,500 +2.11% 64
Cheshire +1 66 £50,000 - 18
Merseyside +24 16 £41,000 -21.90% 1
Lancashire +17 6 £40,000 +14.29%
Docker
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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.

1 239 (64.08%) Agile Software Development
2 223 (59.79%) DevOps
3 196 (52.55%) Linux
4 177 (47.45%) Java
5 176 (47.18%) Amazon AWS
6 161 (43.16%) Jenkins
7 156 (41.82%) Kubernetes
8 139 (37.27%) Python
9 113 (30.29%) Puppet
10 109 (29.22%) Opscode Chef
11 108 (28.95%) Software Engineering
12 105 (28.15%) JavaScript
12 105 (28.15%) Microservices
13 103 (27.61%) Git (software)
14 94 (25.20%) Ansible
15 92 (24.66%) Scrum
16 86 (23.06%) Continuous Integration
17 82 (21.98%) Continuous Delivery
18 79 (21.18%) Node.js
19 77 (20.64%) SQL
20 74 (19.84%) Finance
21 69 (18.50%) AngularJS
21 69 (18.50%) OpenShift
22 64 (17.16%) Microsoft Azure
23 62 (16.62%) Web Services
24 60 (16.09%) HTML
24 60 (16.09%) Ruby
24 60 (16.09%) REST
25 59 (15.82%) MySQL
26 57 (15.28%) TDD

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 29 (7.77%) nginx
2 23 (6.17%) Apache
3 17 (4.56%) Confluence
4 15 (4.02%) Apache Spark
5 12 (3.22%) Elasticsearch
6 11 (2.95%) JBoss
7 10 (2.68%) Tomcat
8 8 (2.14%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.80%) Apache Solr
9 3 (0.80%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.54%) CMS
10 2 (0.54%) IIS
10 2 (0.54%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.27%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.27%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.27%) IBM HTTP Server
11 1 (0.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (0.80%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.54%) GIMP
3 1 (0.27%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 176 (47.18%) Amazon AWS
2 69 (18.50%) OpenShift
3 64 (17.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 47 (12.60%) SaaS
5 31 (8.31%) Google Cloud Platform
6 30 (8.04%) AWS Lambda
6 30 (8.04%) Serverless
7 24 (6.43%) Amazon EC2
8 23 (6.17%) Cloud Computing
9 21 (5.63%) npm
10 16 (4.29%) AWS CloudFormation
11 14 (3.75%) IaaS
12 13 (3.49%) GitHub
13 12 (3.22%) PaaS
14 11 (2.95%) Amazon SQS
15 7 (1.88%) Amazon Kinesis
15 7 (1.88%) Amazon S3
16 5 (1.34%) Firebase
17 3 (0.80%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 3 (0.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.95%) SAN
2 10 (2.68%) Internet
3 7 (1.88%) Firewall
4 6 (1.61%) HTTP
5 5 (1.34%) Broadband
5 5 (1.34%) VPN
6 2 (0.54%) IPsec
6 2 (0.54%) OpenVPN
6 2 (0.54%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.27%) AMQP
7 1 (0.27%) Intranet
7 1 (0.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (15.82%) MySQL
2 36 (9.65%) NoSQL
3 31 (8.31%) PostgreSQL
4 28 (7.51%) Big Data
5 27 (7.24%) Hadoop
6 23 (6.17%) Redis
7 22 (5.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 19 (5.09%) MongoDB
9 17 (4.56%) SQL Server
10 13 (3.49%) Relational Database
11 5 (1.34%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (0.80%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.80%) Riak
13 2 (0.54%) CouchDB
13 2 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.27%) Amazon RDS
14 1 (0.27%) Apache Hive
14 1 (0.27%) Couchbase
14 1 (0.27%) Hazelcast
14 1 (0.27%) HBase
Development Applications
1 161 (43.16%) Jenkins
2 103 (27.61%) Git (software)
3 37 (9.92%) JIRA
4 36 (9.65%) Vagrant
5 31 (8.31%) Maven
6 20 (5.36%) Bitbucket
6 20 (5.36%) Gradle
7 19 (5.09%) gulp
8 16 (4.29%) Grunt
8 16 (4.29%) TeamCity
9 14 (3.75%) webpack
10 13 (3.49%) GitLab
11 12 (3.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 12 (3.22%) Mocha
12 11 (2.95%) JUnit
13 9 (2.41%) Cucumber
13 9 (2.41%) Sonatype Nexus
14 6 (1.61%) PyCharm
14 6 (1.61%) Selenium
15 5 (1.34%) Hudson
General
1 74 (19.84%) Finance
2 28 (7.51%) Marketing
3 26 (6.97%) Electronics
3 26 (6.97%) Manufacturing
3 26 (6.97%) Telecoms
4 23 (6.17%) Banking
5 20 (5.36%) Investment Banking
6 19 (5.09%) Law
7 12 (3.22%) Retail
8 7 (1.88%) Advertising
9 6 (1.61%) Games
10 3 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.27%) Automotive
11 1 (0.27%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 113 (30.29%) Developer
2 85 (22.79%) DevOps Engineer
3 54 (14.48%) Software Engineer
4 39 (10.46%) AWS Engineer
5 36 (9.65%) Linux Engineer
6 35 (9.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 35 (9.38%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 31 (8.31%) AWS DevOps
8 30 (8.04%) Java Developer
8 30 (8.04%) Senior Developer
9 28 (7.51%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 24 (6.43%) JavaScript Developer
11 23 (6.17%) Java Engineer
11 23 (6.17%) Software Developer
12 21 (5.63%) Java Software Engineer
13 18 (4.83%) Systems Engineer
14 17 (4.56%) Senior DevOps
14 17 (4.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 16 (4.29%) PHP Developer
16 15 (4.02%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (21.18%) Node.js
2 69 (18.50%) AngularJS
3 62 (16.62%) Web Services
4 60 (16.09%) HTML
4 60 (16.09%) REST
5 53 (14.21%) CSS
6 52 (13.94%) Spring
7 49 (13.14%) .NET
8 46 (12.33%) RabbitMQ
9 37 (9.92%) RESTful
10 36 (9.65%) HTML5
11 33 (8.85%) React
12 27 (7.24%) JMS
12 27 (7.24%) Sass
13 24 (6.43%) ActiveMQ
13 24 (6.43%) jQuery
14 22 (5.90%) Spring Boot
15 21 (5.63%) CSS3
16 20 (5.36%) Hibernate
17 18 (4.83%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (6.43%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (5.63%) Greenfield Project
3 20 (5.36%) Computer Science
4 19 (5.09%) Data Centre
5 16 (4.29%) User Experience
6 12 (3.22%) Mobile App
7 9 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (2.14%) Linux Command Line
8 8 (2.14%) Xbox
9 6 (1.61%) Cloud Native
9 6 (1.61%) Fintech
9 6 (1.61%) Public Cloud
10 5 (1.34%) Virtual Team
10 5 (1.34%) Wiki
11 4 (1.07%) Digital Signage
11 4 (1.07%) Online Games
12 3 (0.80%) Clustering
12 3 (0.80%) Life Science
12 3 (0.80%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.80%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 196 (52.55%) Linux
2 50 (13.40%) Unix
3 49 (13.14%) Windows
4 19 (5.09%) CentOS
5 14 (3.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (2.14%) Debian
7 7 (1.88%) Data ONTAP
7 7 (1.88%) Ubuntu
8 6 (1.61%) Android
8 6 (1.61%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.80%) AIX
9 3 (0.80%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 239 (64.08%) Agile Software Development
2 223 (59.79%) DevOps
3 108 (28.95%) Software Engineering
4 105 (28.15%) Microservices
5 92 (24.66%) Scrum
6 86 (23.06%) Continuous Integration
7 82 (21.98%) Continuous Delivery
8 57 (15.28%) TDD
9 51 (13.67%) BDD
10 49 (13.14%) Test Automation
11 48 (12.87%) Configuration Management
12 43 (11.53%) MVC
13 34 (9.12%) Mentoring
13 34 (9.12%) Open Source
14 33 (8.85%) OO
15 28 (7.51%) E-Commerce
16 27 (7.24%) Business Intelligence
16 27 (7.24%) Programme Management
17 26 (6.97%) Digital Marketing
18 23 (6.17%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 177 (47.45%) Java
2 139 (37.27%) Python
3 105 (28.15%) JavaScript
4 77 (20.64%) SQL
5 60 (16.09%) Ruby
6 55 (14.75%) Bash Shell
7 49 (13.14%) PHP
8 39 (10.46%) C++
9 36 (9.65%) C
9 36 (9.65%) C#
10 22 (5.90%) Go
11 21 (5.63%) Perl
12 15 (4.02%) Shell Script
13 14 (3.75%) ES6
14 12 (3.22%) Scala
15 10 (2.68%) Groovy
16 7 (1.88%) GraphQL
17 5 (1.34%) R
18 3 (0.80%) Erlang
18 3 (0.80%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 42 (11.26%) Security Cleared
2 40 (10.72%) SC Cleared
3 28 (7.51%) Degree
4 18 (4.83%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (2.41%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (2.14%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.27%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.27%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (7.77%) QA
2 19 (5.09%) GCP
3 5 (1.34%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.54%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.27%) SLA
5 1 (0.27%) TickIT
System Software
1 13 (3.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.34%) LXC
3 3 (0.80%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.80%) vSphere
4 2 (0.54%) PowerHA
5 1 (0.27%) HDFS
5 1 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.27%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 156 (41.82%) Kubernetes
2 113 (30.29%) Puppet
3 109 (29.22%) Opscode Chef
4 94 (25.20%) Ansible
5 55 (14.75%) Terraform
6 31 (8.31%) Packer
6 31 (8.31%) Prometheus
7 22 (5.90%) Kibana
8 15 (4.02%) Salt
9 12 (3.22%) Mesos
10 11 (2.95%) Docker Swarm
10 11 (2.95%) Nagios
11 5 (1.34%) Marathon
11 5 (1.34%) rkt
11 5 (1.34%) systemd
12 3 (0.80%) Capistrano
12 3 (0.80%) Rancher
13 2 (0.54%) CFEngine
13 2 (0.54%) Consul
14 1 (0.27%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 40 (10.72%) Google
1 40 (10.72%) Red Hat
2 33 (8.85%) VMware
3 30 (8.04%) Microsoft
4 26 (6.97%) SAP
5 23 (6.17%) SaltStack
6 13 (3.49%) NetApp
7 9 (2.41%) Atlassian
7 9 (2.41%) Oracle
8 6 (1.61%) IBM
9 5 (1.34%) Cisco
9 5 (1.34%) Twitter
10 4 (1.07%) Apigee
10 4 (1.07%) Capita
10 4 (1.07%) MuleSoft
11 3 (0.80%) Adobe
11 3 (0.80%) AppDynamics
11 3 (0.80%) Citrix
11 3 (0.80%) Percona
11 3 (0.80%) Salesforce.com