Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Docker
England > North West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 269 322
Rank change year-on-year +130 +53 +55
Permanent jobs citing Docker 297 92 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.24% 0.74% 0.34%
As % of the System Software category 19.55% 6.53% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 221 82 49
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +20.00% -21.05%
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £74,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £58,500
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +20.00%

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 1519 1408 1385
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 11.46% 11.28% 10.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1223 1190 1044
North West median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71% +4.48%
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,250 £20,075
90th Percentile £58,750 £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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 +111 211 £48,500 +7.78% 29
Cheshire -4 53 £50,000 -2.44% 14
Merseyside +39 23 £36,250 -12.12% 8
Lancashire - 7 £37,500 -
Docker
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Docker also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Docker.

1 180 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
2 170 (57.24%) Linux
3 146 (49.16%) Amazon AWS
4 139 (46.80%) DevOps
5 133 (44.78%) Jenkins
6 121 (40.74%) Java
7 117 (39.39%) Kubernetes
8 115 (38.72%) Puppet
9 103 (34.68%) Git (software)
10 100 (33.67%) Python
11 89 (29.97%) Opscode Chef
12 87 (29.29%) Continuous Integration
13 84 (28.28%) Software Engineering
14 83 (27.95%) JavaScript
15 80 (26.94%) Microservices
16 72 (24.24%) AngularJS
16 72 (24.24%) SQL
16 72 (24.24%) Scrum
17 68 (22.90%) Ansible
18 63 (21.21%) PHP
19 62 (20.88%) Ruby
20 61 (20.54%) Unix
21 60 (20.20%) Node.js
22 55 (18.52%) NoSQL
22 55 (18.52%) Web Services
22 55 (18.52%) HTML
22 55 (18.52%) MySQL
23 54 (18.18%) OO
24 51 (17.17%) CSS
25 50 (16.84%) Vagrant

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 26 (8.75%) Apache
2 25 (8.42%) Elasticsearch
3 21 (7.07%) Apache Solr
4 18 (6.06%) Tomcat
5 14 (4.71%) nginx
6 10 (3.37%) Confluence
7 9 (3.03%) JBoss
8 8 (2.69%) Apache Spark
8 8 (2.69%) OpenStack
9 7 (2.36%) IIS
10 5 (1.68%) MS Exchange
11 4 (1.35%) IBM HTTP Server
11 4 (1.35%) WebSphere
12 3 (1.01%) CMS
13 2 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
13 2 (0.67%) WordPress
14 1 (0.34%) Cloud Foundry
14 1 (0.34%) Jetty
14 1 (0.34%) NServiceBus
14 1 (0.34%) Tornado
Applications
1 1 (0.34%) InDesign
1 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.01%) Magento
2 2 (0.67%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 146 (49.16%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (14.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 43 (14.48%) OpenShift
3 39 (13.13%) Google Cloud Platform
4 31 (10.44%) GitHub
5 30 (10.10%) Amazon EC2
5 30 (10.10%) AWS CloudFormation
6 27 (9.09%) AWS Lambda
6 27 (9.09%) Serverless
7 19 (6.40%) Amazon SQS
7 19 (6.40%) Google App Engine
8 17 (5.72%) Amazon S3
8 17 (5.72%) Cloud Computing
9 14 (4.71%) SaaS
10 12 (4.04%) npm
11 8 (2.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 5 (1.68%) PaaS
12 5 (1.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 2 (0.67%) Amazon Kinesis
13 2 (0.67%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.39%) Internet
2 9 (3.03%) HTTP
3 7 (2.36%) SAN
4 6 (2.02%) Firewall
5 5 (1.68%) Broadband
5 5 (1.68%) VPN
6 4 (1.35%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.01%) AMQP
8 2 (0.67%) IPsec
8 2 (0.67%) OpenVPN
8 2 (0.67%) PBX
9 1 (0.34%) DHCP
9 1 (0.34%) DNS
9 1 (0.34%) LDAP
9 1 (0.34%) NAS
9 1 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (18.52%) MySQL
1 55 (18.52%) NoSQL
2 26 (8.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 21 (7.07%) MongoDB
3 21 (7.07%) PostgreSQL
4 18 (6.06%) Relational Database
5 17 (5.72%) SQL Server
6 16 (5.39%) Big Data
6 16 (5.39%) Hadoop
7 15 (5.05%) Redis
8 14 (4.71%) Amazon RDS
9 5 (1.68%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (1.35%) Couchbase
10 4 (1.35%) CouchDB
10 4 (1.35%) Riak
11 2 (0.67%) Apache Accumulo
11 2 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.34%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 133 (44.78%) Jenkins
2 103 (34.68%) Git (software)
3 50 (16.84%) Vagrant
4 36 (12.12%) JIRA
5 35 (11.78%) PHPUnit
6 21 (7.07%) Maven
7 19 (6.40%) Bitbucket
7 19 (6.40%) Codeception
8 17 (5.72%) Selenium
9 16 (5.39%) gulp
9 16 (5.39%) TeamCity
10 13 (4.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 12 (4.04%) Cucumber
12 11 (3.70%) Gradle
13 10 (3.37%) Grunt
14 9 (3.03%) Xdebug
15 8 (2.69%) GitLab
15 8 (2.69%) Mocha
15 8 (2.69%) Sonatype Nexus
15 8 (2.69%) webpack
General
1 41 (13.80%) Finance
2 38 (12.79%) Retail
3 18 (6.06%) Marketing
4 15 (5.05%) Electronics
4 15 (5.05%) Manufacturing
4 15 (5.05%) Telecoms
5 10 (3.37%) Banking
6 9 (3.03%) Games
7 8 (2.69%) Investment Banking
8 6 (2.02%) Law
9 3 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.67%) Advertising
10 2 (0.67%) Publishing
11 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 121 (40.74%) Developer
2 66 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 34 (11.45%) AWS Engineer
4 33 (11.11%) AWS DevOps
5 32 (10.77%) PHP Developer
6 31 (10.44%) Software Engineer
7 30 (10.10%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 28 (9.43%) Java Developer
8 28 (9.43%) Linux Engineer
8 28 (9.43%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 27 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 25 (8.42%) Senior Developer
11 20 (6.73%) Software Developer
12 19 (6.40%) JavaScript Developer
12 19 (6.40%) Web Developer
13 14 (4.71%) PHP Web Developer
14 13 (4.38%) HTML CSS Developer
14 13 (4.38%) HTML Developer
14 13 (4.38%) Java Engineer
15 12 (4.04%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (24.24%) AngularJS
2 60 (20.20%) Node.js
3 55 (18.52%) HTML
3 55 (18.52%) Web Services
4 51 (17.17%) CSS
5 47 (15.82%) HTML5
6 38 (12.79%) jQuery
7 36 (12.12%) Sass
7 36 (12.12%) Spring
8 35 (11.78%) .NET
8 35 (11.78%) REST
9 29 (9.76%) RESTful
10 28 (9.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 27 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
12 24 (8.08%) ASP.NET
13 21 (7.07%) JSON
14 20 (6.73%) Ext JS
15 19 (6.40%) Laravel
16 18 (6.06%) ActiveMQ
17 17 (5.72%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.06%) Computer Science
2 16 (5.39%) User Experience
3 14 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (3.70%) Data Centre
4 11 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
5 9 (3.03%) Mobile App
6 7 (2.36%) Replication
7 6 (2.02%) Cloud Native
8 5 (1.68%) Public Cloud
8 5 (1.68%) Virtual Team
9 4 (1.35%) Online Games
10 3 (1.01%) Life Science
10 3 (1.01%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (1.01%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.67%) iPad
11 2 (0.67%) Xbox
12 1 (0.34%) Blog
12 1 (0.34%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.34%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.34%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 170 (57.24%) Linux
2 61 (20.54%) Unix
3 38 (12.79%) Windows
4 15 (5.05%) CentOS
5 13 (4.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (2.02%) Debian
6 6 (2.02%) Ubuntu
6 6 (2.02%) Windows Server
7 5 (1.68%) AIX
7 5 (1.68%) Android
7 5 (1.68%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.68%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.01%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.67%) Data ONTAP
9 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.34%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (46.80%) DevOps
3 87 (29.29%) Continuous Integration
4 84 (28.28%) Software Engineering
5 80 (26.94%) Microservices
6 72 (24.24%) Scrum
7 54 (18.18%) OO
8 49 (16.50%) Continuous Delivery
9 43 (14.48%) Mentoring
9 43 (14.48%) TDD
10 41 (13.80%) MVC
11 38 (12.79%) Configuration Management
12 37 (12.46%) Test Automation
13 30 (10.10%) Open Source
14 26 (8.75%) BDD
14 26 (8.75%) Web Development
15 23 (7.74%) E-Commerce
16 21 (7.07%) OOD
17 18 (6.06%) Continuous Deployment
18 16 (5.39%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 121 (40.74%) Java
2 100 (33.67%) Python
3 83 (27.95%) JavaScript
4 72 (24.24%) SQL
5 63 (21.21%) PHP
6 62 (20.88%) Ruby
7 41 (13.80%) Bash Shell
8 25 (8.42%) C#
9 24 (8.08%) C
10 22 (7.41%) C++
11 18 (6.06%) Go
12 16 (5.39%) Shell Script
13 12 (4.04%) Perl
14 9 (3.03%) Clojure
15 8 (2.69%) Scala
16 6 (2.02%) ES6
17 5 (1.68%) Groovy
17 5 (1.68%) PowerShell
18 4 (1.35%) Erlang
18 4 (1.35%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 28 (9.43%) Security Cleared
2 25 (8.42%) Degree
3 24 (8.08%) SC Cleared
4 14 (4.71%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.74%) QA
2 12 (4.04%) GCP
3 5 (1.68%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.67%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.34%) TickIT
System Software
1 10 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.02%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.34%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.34%) KVM
4 1 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.34%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 117 (39.39%) Kubernetes
2 115 (38.72%) Puppet
3 89 (29.97%) Opscode Chef
4 68 (22.90%) Ansible
5 47 (15.82%) Terraform
6 31 (10.44%) Packer
7 19 (6.40%) Capistrano
8 15 (5.05%) Salt
9 13 (4.38%) Prometheus
10 12 (4.04%) Kibana
11 11 (3.70%) Docker Swarm
11 11 (3.70%) Mesos
12 10 (3.37%) Nagios
13 5 (1.68%) systemd
13 5 (1.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 4 (1.35%) CA Wily
15 3 (1.01%) Marathon
15 3 (1.01%) rkt
16 2 (0.67%) Cobbler
17 1 (0.34%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 35 (11.78%) Google
2 28 (9.43%) Red Hat
2 28 (9.43%) VMware
3 25 (8.42%) Microsoft
4 19 (6.40%) SaltStack
5 15 (5.05%) SAP
6 10 (3.37%) IBM
7 8 (2.69%) NetApp
8 7 (2.36%) Percona
9 6 (2.02%) AppDynamics
9 6 (2.02%) Oracle
10 5 (1.68%) Zend
11 4 (1.35%) Sun
12 3 (1.01%) Adobe
12 3 (1.01%) Apigee
12 3 (1.01%) Atlassian
12 3 (1.01%) MuleSoft
12 3 (1.01%) Twitter
13 2 (0.67%) Sitecore
13 2 (0.67%) Splunk