Period
to 22 March 2019

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 22 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Docker
England > North West
6 months to
22 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 46 90 224
Rank change year-on-year +44 +134 +66
Permanent jobs citing Docker 548 426 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 5.37% 3.30% 1.27%
As % of the System Software category 31.24% 27.50% 10.70%
Number of salaries quoted 424 339 134
North West median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £74,250
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 1,754 1,549 1,448
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 17.19% 12.01% 11.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1,443 1,252 1,169
North West median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% +9.59% +7.35%
10th Percentile £21,750 £21,615 £21,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.53% +9.41% +2.41%

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 22 March 2019.

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 22 March 2019. 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 +30 388 £55,000 +10.00% 101
Cheshire +45 88 £55,000 +10.00% 19
Lancashire +36 42 £45,000 +12.50% 17
Merseyside +27 23 £50,000 +25.00% 10
Docker
England

For the 6 months to 22 March 2019, 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.

1 320 (58.39%) Agile Software Development
2 318 (58.03%) DevOps
3 316 (57.66%) Amazon AWS
4 204 (37.23%) Kubernetes
4 204 (37.23%) Jenkins
5 198 (36.13%) Java
6 186 (33.94%) Linux
7 178 (32.48%) Python
8 173 (31.57%) Microsoft Azure
9 161 (29.38%) Ansible
10 153 (27.92%) Terraform
11 140 (25.55%) Opscode Chef
11 140 (25.55%) Puppet
12 126 (22.99%) Microservices
13 122 (22.26%) Software Engineering
14 121 (22.08%) JavaScript
15 118 (21.53%) Git (software)
16 112 (20.44%) Spring
17 106 (19.34%) TDD
18 102 (18.61%) Node.js
19 98 (17.88%) MySQL
19 98 (17.88%) OO
20 91 (16.61%) AngularJS
21 89 (16.24%) PHP
22 87 (15.88%) Test Automation
23 83 (15.15%) React
24 78 (14.23%) Google Cloud Platform
25 77 (14.05%) Continuous Integration
25 77 (14.05%) Configuration Management
26 76 (13.87%) Finance

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 31 (5.66%) Confluence
1 31 (5.66%) Elasticsearch
2 25 (4.56%) Apache
3 18 (3.28%) JBoss
4 15 (2.74%) Tomcat
4 15 (2.74%) WebSphere
5 10 (1.82%) Apache Spark
5 10 (1.82%) nginx
5 10 (1.82%) OpenStack
6 9 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (1.46%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (1.09%) Cloud Foundry
9 5 (0.91%) SAS
10 4 (0.73%) IIS
10 4 (0.73%) Mule
11 3 (0.55%) CMS
11 3 (0.55%) WildFly
11 3 (0.55%) WordPress
12 2 (0.36%) CloudStack
12 2 (0.36%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 4 (0.73%) Magento
2 1 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 316 (57.66%) Amazon AWS
2 173 (31.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 78 (14.23%) Google Cloud Platform
4 56 (10.22%) Cloud Computing
5 50 (9.12%) AWS CloudFormation
6 40 (7.30%) GitHub
6 40 (7.30%) Serverless
7 36 (6.57%) AWS Lambda
7 36 (6.57%) OpenShift
8 33 (6.02%) Amazon EC2
8 33 (6.02%) Amazon S3
9 29 (5.29%) SaaS
10 26 (4.74%) PaaS
11 24 (4.38%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 22 (4.01%) Datadog
12 22 (4.01%) IaaS
12 22 (4.01%) Slack
13 18 (3.28%) npm
14 16 (2.92%) Amazon SQS
15 10 (1.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 48 (8.76%) Internet
2 25 (4.56%) Broadband
3 14 (2.55%) Firewall
4 13 (2.37%) DNS
4 13 (2.37%) HTTP
5 9 (1.64%) VPN
6 8 (1.46%) SSL
7 5 (0.91%) DHCP
8 4 (0.73%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.73%) VoIP
9 3 (0.55%) LAN
9 3 (0.55%) SAN
9 3 (0.55%) VLAN
9 3 (0.55%) WAN
10 2 (0.36%) SSH
11 1 (0.18%) BGP
11 1 (0.18%) OSPF
11 1 (0.18%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (17.88%) MySQL
2 58 (10.58%) PostgreSQL
3 55 (10.04%) SQL Server
4 46 (8.39%) NoSQL
5 40 (7.30%) Big Data
6 38 (6.93%) MongoDB
7 35 (6.39%) Amazon RDS
8 28 (5.11%) Apache Cassandra
9 26 (4.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 25 (4.56%) MariaDB
11 23 (4.20%) Relational Database
12 17 (3.10%) Redis
13 8 (1.46%) Blockchain
13 8 (1.46%) GIS
14 7 (1.28%) RDBMS
15 5 (0.91%) Hadoop
16 4 (0.73%) CouchDB
16 4 (0.73%) Neo4j
17 3 (0.55%) HBase
17 3 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 204 (37.23%) Jenkins
2 118 (21.53%) Git (software)
3 69 (12.59%) Maven
4 68 (12.41%) Gradle
5 55 (10.04%) JIRA
6 38 (6.93%) TeamCity
7 36 (6.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 32 (5.84%) JUnit
9 27 (4.93%) Selenium
10 21 (3.83%) Sonatype Nexus
11 20 (3.65%) Team Foundation Server
12 18 (3.28%) Gatling
12 18 (3.28%) Spock
12 18 (3.28%) Vagrant
13 17 (3.10%) Subversion
14 15 (2.74%) CircleCI
15 13 (2.37%) Codeship
16 12 (2.19%) Grunt
16 12 (2.19%) gulp
16 12 (2.19%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 76 (13.87%) Finance
2 29 (5.29%) Banking
3 25 (4.56%) Marketing
4 24 (4.38%) Retail
5 22 (4.01%) Investment Banking
6 9 (1.64%) Advertising
6 9 (1.64%) Electronics
6 9 (1.64%) Law
6 9 (1.64%) Manufacturing
6 9 (1.64%) Telecoms
7 5 (0.91%) Games
8 3 (0.55%) Automotive
9 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 200 (36.50%) Developer
2 148 (27.01%) DevOps Engineer
3 74 (13.50%) Software Engineer
4 56 (10.22%) Java Engineer
5 47 (8.58%) Senior Developer
6 43 (7.85%) Java Developer
7 42 (7.66%) .NET Developer
8 40 (7.30%) Linux Engineer
9 38 (6.93%) Java Software Engineer
10 37 (6.75%) Consultant
10 37 (6.75%) DevOps Consultant
11 36 (6.57%) C# Developer
12 34 (6.20%) AWS Engineer
13 31 (5.66%) Senior Software Engineer
14 28 (5.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 28 (5.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
15 27 (4.93%) C# .NET Developer
15 27 (4.93%) Kubernetes Engineer
16 25 (4.56%) Development Engineer
16 25 (4.56%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (20.44%) Spring
2 102 (18.61%) Node.js
3 91 (16.61%) AngularJS
4 83 (15.15%) React
5 76 (13.87%) RESTful
6 68 (12.41%) HTML
7 65 (11.86%) .NET
8 62 (11.31%) CSS
9 49 (8.94%) Spring Boot
10 44 (8.03%) REST
11 40 (7.30%) Web Services
12 35 (6.39%) .NET Core
12 35 (6.39%) Elastic Stack
13 33 (6.02%) Hibernate
14 28 (5.11%) ASP.NET
15 26 (4.74%) GraphQL
16 25 (4.56%) jQuery
17 24 (4.38%) ASP.NET MVC
17 24 (4.38%) Laravel
18 23 (4.20%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 57 (10.40%) User Experience
2 49 (8.94%) Greenfield Project
3 37 (6.75%) Internet of Things
4 26 (4.74%) Data Structures
5 25 (4.56%) Linux Command Line
6 24 (4.38%) Public Cloud
7 17 (3.10%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (2.55%) Self-Motivation
9 11 (2.01%) Fintech
9 11 (2.01%) Management Information System
10 10 (1.82%) NHS
11 9 (1.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 6 (1.09%) Cloud Native
13 4 (0.73%) Mainframe
13 4 (0.73%) Mobile App
14 3 (0.55%) Blog
14 3 (0.55%) Enterprise Storage
14 3 (0.55%) Online Games
15 2 (0.36%) Data Centre
15 2 (0.36%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 186 (33.94%) Linux
2 53 (9.67%) Windows
3 31 (5.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 29 (5.29%) CentOS
5 28 (5.11%) Unix
6 18 (3.28%) Ubuntu
7 9 (1.64%) Windows Server
8 6 (1.09%) Amazon Linux
8 6 (1.09%) Debian
8 6 (1.09%) Fedora
9 3 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.36%) Android
10 2 (0.36%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.36%) SUSE
10 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 320 (58.39%) Agile Software Development
2 318 (58.03%) DevOps
3 126 (22.99%) Microservices
4 122 (22.26%) Software Engineering
5 106 (19.34%) TDD
6 98 (17.88%) OO
7 87 (15.88%) Test Automation
8 77 (14.05%) Configuration Management
8 77 (14.05%) Continuous Integration
9 74 (13.50%) Mentoring
10 55 (10.04%) MVC
11 53 (9.67%) Scrum
12 50 (9.12%) Open Source
13 49 (8.94%) BDD
14 45 (8.21%) Information Security
15 43 (7.85%) ITIL
16 40 (7.30%) Machine Learning
17 37 (6.75%) BCP
18 36 (6.57%) API Design
18 36 (6.57%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 198 (36.13%) Java
2 178 (32.48%) Python
3 121 (22.08%) JavaScript
4 89 (16.24%) PHP
5 69 (12.59%) Ruby
5 69 (12.59%) SQL
6 65 (11.86%) C#
7 60 (10.95%) Bash Shell
8 53 (9.67%) Go
9 48 (8.76%) Java 8
10 45 (8.21%) TypeScript
11 32 (5.84%) ES6
12 24 (4.38%) Shell Script
13 22 (4.01%) C++
14 21 (3.83%) Perl
15 15 (2.74%) PowerShell
16 13 (2.37%) JSX
16 13 (2.37%) Scala
17 12 (2.19%) Groovy
18 9 (1.64%) C
Qualifications
1 38 (6.93%) ITIL Certification
2 24 (4.38%) Degree
3 19 (3.47%) AWS Certification
4 11 (2.01%) RHCE
4 11 (2.01%) RHCSA
5 3 (0.55%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (0.18%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.18%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.18%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (6.02%) QA
2 17 (3.10%) GDPR
3 8 (1.46%) SLA
4 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (2.37%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.28%) VirtualBox
4 6 (1.09%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.91%) Squid
6 3 (0.55%) HDFS
7 2 (0.36%) Varnish
8 1 (0.18%) iptables
8 1 (0.18%) KVM
8 1 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.18%) VMware NSX
8 1 (0.18%) vSphere
8 1 (0.18%) Xen
Systems Management
1 204 (37.23%) Kubernetes
2 161 (29.38%) Ansible
3 153 (27.92%) Terraform
4 140 (25.55%) Opscode Chef
4 140 (25.55%) Puppet
5 26 (4.74%) Docker Swarm
6 22 (4.01%) Packer
7 20 (3.65%) Consul
7 20 (3.65%) Graphite
8 19 (3.47%) Grafana
9 16 (2.92%) Prometheus
10 13 (2.37%) CFEngine
11 12 (2.19%) Nagios
12 11 (2.01%) Mesos
13 10 (1.82%) Opsview
13 10 (1.82%) ZABBIX
14 8 (1.46%) BladeLogic
14 8 (1.46%) Salt
15 6 (1.09%) Rancher
16 5 (0.91%) Kibana
Vendors
1 38 (6.93%) Red Hat
2 37 (6.75%) Google
3 32 (5.84%) Microsoft
4 26 (4.74%) Atlassian
5 19 (3.47%) Oracle
6 11 (2.01%) VMware
7 10 (1.82%) IBM
8 9 (1.64%) SAP
9 5 (0.91%) SaltStack
10 4 (0.73%) Splunk
10 4 (0.73%) Telerik
11 3 (0.55%) EMC
11 3 (0.55%) JNBridge
11 3 (0.55%) NetApp
11 3 (0.55%) Rackspace
11 3 (0.55%) Zend
12 2 (0.36%) Wallstreet Suite
13 1 (0.18%) Facebook
13 1 (0.18%) Sony
13 1 (0.18%) Twitter