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

Docker
England > North West
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 200 261
Rank change year-on-year +123 +61 +77
Permanent jobs citing Docker 472 174 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 3.84% 1.36% 0.77%
As % of the System Software category 29.10% 12.72% 6.97%
Number of salaries quoted 385 150 72
North West median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +10.00% +12.50%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,625 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £77,500 £59,750
England median annual salary £61,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +1.67% +4.35% +4.55%

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 1,622 1,368 1,249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 13.20% 10.68% 11.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1,329 1,128 1,032
North West median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -0.71%
10th Percentile £21,750 £21,500 £20,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £42,642 £42,000
% change year-on-year +11.39% +1.53% +5.00%

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 June 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 June 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 +97 336 £50,000 - 62
Cheshire +57 98 £52,500 - 18
Merseyside +22 16 £40,500 -32.50% 7
Lancashire +4 14 £40,000 +42.86% 1
Docker
England

For the 6 months to 20 June 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.

1 283 (59.96%) Agile Software Development
2 270 (57.20%) DevOps
3 248 (52.54%) Amazon AWS
4 217 (45.97%) Java
5 195 (41.31%) Linux
6 193 (40.89%) Kubernetes
7 180 (38.14%) Jenkins
8 169 (35.81%) Python
9 165 (34.96%) JavaScript
10 154 (32.63%) Software Engineering
11 142 (30.08%) Continuous Integration
12 137 (29.03%) Opscode Chef
13 130 (27.54%) Puppet
14 121 (25.64%) Ansible
15 111 (23.52%) Node.js
15 111 (23.52%) Microsoft Azure
15 111 (23.52%) Scrum
16 108 (22.88%) TDD
16 108 (22.88%) Microservices
17 107 (22.67%) Git (software)
18 102 (21.61%) AngularJS
19 100 (21.19%) Web Services
20 89 (18.86%) Spring
21 87 (18.43%) Terraform
22 86 (18.22%) Finance
23 84 (17.80%) React
24 74 (15.68%) Windows
25 72 (15.25%) .NET
25 72 (15.25%) Test Automation
26 71 (15.04%) Open Source

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 30 (6.36%) Apache Spark
2 27 (5.72%) Elasticsearch
3 26 (5.51%) Confluence
4 24 (5.08%) Apache
5 23 (4.87%) nginx
6 17 (3.60%) JBoss
7 16 (3.39%) Tomcat
8 11 (2.33%) WebSphere
9 8 (1.69%) CMS
10 7 (1.48%) Apache Pig
11 5 (1.06%) Jetty
11 5 (1.06%) SharePoint
11 5 (1.06%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.85%) IIS
13 2 (0.42%) Apache Solr
14 1 (0.21%) EPiServer
14 1 (0.21%) WildFly
14 1 (0.21%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (0.64%) GIMP
1 3 (0.64%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.21%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.21%) Magento
1 1 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 248 (52.54%) Amazon AWS
2 111 (23.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 66 (13.98%) Google Cloud Platform
4 60 (12.71%) SaaS
5 36 (7.63%) OpenShift
6 26 (5.51%) Cloud Computing
7 22 (4.66%) AWS CloudFormation
8 21 (4.45%) Serverless
9 19 (4.03%) GitHub
10 16 (3.39%) AWS Lambda
11 15 (3.18%) IaaS
11 15 (3.18%) npm
12 12 (2.54%) Amazon EC2
12 12 (2.54%) PaaS
13 9 (1.91%) Firebase
14 6 (1.27%) Amazon S3
15 5 (1.06%) Amazon SQS
16 4 (0.85%) Office 365
16 4 (0.85%) Yarn
17 2 (0.42%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.03%) TCP/IP
2 15 (3.18%) HTTP
3 13 (2.75%) Firewall
4 8 (1.69%) Internet
5 7 (1.48%) VPN
6 6 (1.27%) X.509
7 5 (1.06%) DNS
7 5 (1.06%) SSL
8 2 (0.42%) Asterisk PBX
9 1 (0.21%) AMQP
9 1 (0.21%) Intranet
9 1 (0.21%) SAN
9 1 (0.21%) VoIP
9 1 (0.21%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (14.83%) MySQL
2 55 (11.65%) MongoDB
3 48 (10.17%) PostgreSQL
4 42 (8.90%) Big Data
5 38 (8.05%) Hadoop
6 34 (7.20%) NoSQL
7 33 (6.99%) SQL Server
8 26 (5.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 24 (5.08%) Relational Database
10 18 (3.81%) Redis
11 9 (1.91%) Couchbase
12 8 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (1.27%) Apache Hive
13 6 (1.27%) CouchDB
13 6 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 5 (1.06%) RDBMS
15 4 (0.85%) MariaDB
16 3 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
16 3 (0.64%) Riak
16 3 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 180 (38.14%) Jenkins
2 107 (22.67%) Git (software)
3 50 (10.59%) JIRA
4 48 (10.17%) Vagrant
5 46 (9.75%) Maven
6 32 (6.78%) JUnit
6 32 (6.78%) Selenium
7 27 (5.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 26 (5.51%) Gradle
9 21 (4.45%) Sonatype Nexus
10 20 (4.24%) Bitbucket
11 19 (4.03%) TeamCity
12 16 (3.39%) gulp
13 15 (3.18%) Mocha
14 14 (2.97%) Grunt
14 14 (2.97%) Subversion
15 13 (2.75%) webpack
16 12 (2.54%) Cucumber
16 12 (2.54%) Hudson
17 9 (1.91%) Ant
General
1 86 (18.22%) Finance
2 51 (10.81%) Marketing
3 35 (7.42%) Telecoms
4 34 (7.20%) Electronics
4 34 (7.20%) Manufacturing
5 31 (6.57%) Banking
6 23 (4.87%) Investment Banking
6 23 (4.87%) Retail
7 22 (4.66%) Law
8 13 (2.75%) Advertising
9 5 (1.06%) Games
10 1 (0.21%) Automotive
10 1 (0.21%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.21%) Legal
Job Titles
1 149 (31.57%) Developer
2 108 (22.88%) DevOps Engineer
3 65 (13.77%) Software Engineer
4 48 (10.17%) Java Developer
5 43 (9.11%) Java Engineer
6 39 (8.26%) Java Software Engineer
6 39 (8.26%) Senior Developer
7 30 (6.36%) JavaScript Developer
8 28 (5.93%) AWS Engineer
9 25 (5.30%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 25 (5.30%) Software Developer
10 23 (4.87%) Architect
10 23 (4.87%) Linux Engineer
10 23 (4.87%) PHP Developer
11 22 (4.66%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 20 (4.24%) Senior DevOps
13 19 (4.03%) AWS DevOps
14 17 (3.60%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 17 (3.60%) Senior Software Engineer
15 16 (3.39%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (23.52%) Node.js
2 102 (21.61%) AngularJS
3 100 (21.19%) Web Services
4 89 (18.86%) Spring
5 84 (17.80%) React
6 72 (15.25%) .NET
7 70 (14.83%) REST
8 69 (14.62%) HTML
9 66 (13.98%) CSS
10 62 (13.14%) RESTful
11 42 (8.90%) RabbitMQ
12 34 (7.20%) SOAP
13 33 (6.99%) Hibernate
13 33 (6.99%) HTML5
13 33 (6.99%) Spring Boot
14 30 (6.36%) CSS3
15 26 (5.51%) ASP.NET
15 26 (5.51%) Laravel
16 23 (4.87%) Sass
17 22 (4.66%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (6.78%) Computer Science
3 30 (6.36%) Enterprise Software
4 25 (5.30%) Greenfield Project
5 18 (3.81%) Fintech
6 16 (3.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 13 (2.75%) PKI
8 12 (2.54%) Xbox
9 10 (2.12%) Public Cloud
10 9 (1.91%) Data Centre
10 9 (1.91%) Management Information System
10 9 (1.91%) Virtual Team
11 8 (1.69%) Mainframe
11 8 (1.69%) Mobile App
11 8 (1.69%) User Experience
12 7 (1.48%) Linux Command Line
12 7 (1.48%) Self-Motivation
13 5 (1.06%) Arduino
13 5 (1.06%) Enterprise Cloud
13 5 (1.06%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 195 (41.31%) Linux
2 74 (15.68%) Windows
3 16 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (3.18%) Unix
5 12 (2.54%) Windows Server
6 10 (2.12%) CentOS
7 7 (1.48%) Android
7 7 (1.48%) Apple iOS
8 5 (1.06%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.85%) Mac OS
9 4 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.42%) DC/OS
10 2 (0.42%) Debian
10 2 (0.42%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.21%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 283 (59.96%) Agile Software Development
2 270 (57.20%) DevOps
3 154 (32.63%) Software Engineering
4 142 (30.08%) Continuous Integration
5 111 (23.52%) Scrum
6 108 (22.88%) Microservices
6 108 (22.88%) TDD
7 72 (15.25%) Test Automation
8 71 (15.04%) Open Source
9 70 (14.83%) BDD
10 68 (14.41%) Continuous Delivery
11 60 (12.71%) Configuration Management
12 50 (10.59%) MVC
13 48 (10.17%) E-Commerce
13 48 (10.17%) Mentoring
14 47 (9.96%) Kanban
15 42 (8.90%) Business Intelligence
16 39 (8.26%) Digital Marketing
17 35 (7.42%) Problem-Solving
18 34 (7.20%) OO
Programming Languages
1 217 (45.97%) Java
2 169 (35.81%) Python
3 165 (34.96%) JavaScript
4 70 (14.83%) Bash Shell
5 63 (13.35%) Ruby
6 61 (12.92%) C#
7 60 (12.71%) PHP
7 60 (12.71%) SQL
8 35 (7.42%) Java 8
9 34 (7.20%) C++
10 26 (5.51%) Scala
11 24 (5.08%) C
11 24 (5.08%) Go
11 24 (5.08%) Perl
12 22 (4.66%) ES6
13 21 (4.45%) PowerShell
14 19 (4.03%) Shell Script
15 14 (2.97%) TypeScript
16 10 (2.12%) Groovy
17 7 (1.48%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (10.17%) Degree
2 29 (6.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (4.24%) Security Cleared
4 13 (2.75%) SC Cleared
5 11 (2.33%) AWS Certification
6 6 (1.27%) DV Cleared
6 6 (1.27%) MCSE
6 6 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (1.06%) CCNA
7 5 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (1.06%) CISSP
7 5 (1.06%) CompTIA Security+
7 5 (1.06%) GIAC
7 5 (1.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 5 (1.06%) Linux+ Certification
7 5 (1.06%) Network+ Certification
7 5 (1.06%) OCPJP
7 5 (1.06%) SANS
7 5 (1.06%) SSCP
8 4 (0.85%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (8.26%) GCP
2 35 (7.42%) QA
3 1 (0.21%) GDPR
3 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.21%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (1.91%) vSphere
3 8 (1.69%) VirtualBox
4 7 (1.48%) Active Directory
5 6 (1.27%) Hyper-V
6 5 (1.06%) LXC
7 3 (0.64%) KVM
7 3 (0.64%) Xen
8 2 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.21%) HDFS
9 1 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 193 (40.89%) Kubernetes
2 137 (29.03%) Opscode Chef
3 130 (27.54%) Puppet
4 121 (25.64%) Ansible
5 87 (18.43%) Terraform
6 32 (6.78%) Packer
7 24 (5.08%) Prometheus
8 22 (4.66%) Docker Swarm
9 21 (4.45%) Salt
10 16 (3.39%) Rancher
11 15 (3.18%) Consul
12 14 (2.97%) Nagios
13 12 (2.54%) Kibana
14 9 (1.91%) Graphite
15 5 (1.06%) Grafana
15 5 (1.06%) Opsview
15 5 (1.06%) ZABBIX
16 3 (0.64%) CFEngine
16 3 (0.64%) Mesos
17 2 (0.42%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 69 (14.62%) Google
2 49 (10.38%) Microsoft
3 34 (7.20%) SAP
4 26 (5.51%) Red Hat
5 24 (5.08%) VMware
6 13 (2.75%) SaltStack
7 12 (2.54%) Oracle
8 8 (1.69%) Atlassian
9 6 (1.27%) SolarWinds
10 5 (1.06%) Cisco
10 5 (1.06%) Twitter
11 4 (0.85%) IBM
11 4 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.85%) Siemens
11 4 (0.85%) Splunk
12 3 (0.64%) Adobe
12 3 (0.64%) Capita
12 3 (0.64%) Citrix
12 3 (0.64%) New Relic
12 3 (0.64%) TOWER Software