Period
to 13 April 2021

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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Docker
England > North West
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 21 33 50
Rank change year-on-year +12 +17 +42
Permanent jobs citing Docker 519 552 533
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 9.03% 7.05% 5.23%
As % of the System Software category 50.00% 40.32% 30.70%
Number of salaries quoted 460 447 396
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,750 £31,875
25th Percentile £38,750 £42,500 £41,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £54,201 £53,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.31% -2.73% +10.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,660 £75,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

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 1,038 1,369 1,736
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 18.06% 17.49% 17.05%
Number of salaries quoted 904 1,101 1,428
10th Percentile £29,575 £25,000 £22,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £31,250 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
75th Percentile £61,250 £58,645 £58,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Docker
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Docker as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Docker in the North West.

Salary trend for Docker in the North West

Docker
Salary Histogram in the North West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Docker in the North West over the 6 months to 13 April 2021.

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 13 April 2021. 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 +8 429 £55,000 - 113
Merseyside +32 33 £45,000 -25.00% 12
Cheshire -9 31 £55,000 +29.41% 10
Lancashire +4 23 £40,000 -34.27% 3
Cumbria - 1 - - 2
Docker
England

For the 6 months to 13 April 2021, 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.

1 280 (53.95%) DevOps
1 280 (53.95%) Kubernetes
2 271 (52.22%) AWS
3 269 (51.83%) JavaScript
4 261 (50.29%) Agile Software Development
5 211 (40.66%) Terraform
6 188 (36.22%) Linux
7 157 (30.25%) Azure
8 149 (28.71%) Python
9 145 (27.94%) Software Engineering
10 143 (27.55%) Git (software)
11 129 (24.86%) Node.js
11 129 (24.86%) PHP
12 127 (24.47%) Go
13 123 (23.70%) React
14 118 (22.74%) MySQL
15 110 (21.19%) AngularJS
16 107 (20.62%) Ansible
17 104 (20.04%) SQL
18 97 (18.69%) Jenkins
19 96 (18.50%) Opscode Chef
19 96 (18.50%) TDD
20 95 (18.30%) Java
21 91 (17.53%) Microservices
22 87 (16.76%) Scrum
23 85 (16.38%) Puppet
23 85 (16.38%) Infrastructure as Code
24 83 (15.99%) C#
25 82 (15.80%) Continuous Integration
25 82 (15.80%) AWS CloudFormation

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 (5.59%) Confluence
2 17 (3.28%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (2.50%) Apache Spark
4 12 (2.31%) CMS
5 7 (1.35%) OpenStack
6 6 (1.16%) nginx
7 5 (0.96%) Apache
7 5 (0.96%) IIS
8 4 (0.77%) Cloud Foundry
9 3 (0.58%) CloudStack
10 2 (0.39%) JBoss
10 2 (0.39%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.19%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.19%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 7 (1.35%) Magento
2 1 (0.19%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 271 (52.22%) AWS
2 157 (30.25%) Azure
3 82 (15.80%) AWS CloudFormation
4 79 (15.22%) GCP
5 46 (8.86%) Serverless
6 36 (6.94%) SaaS
7 22 (4.24%) Amazon ECS
7 22 (4.24%) Amazon EKS
7 22 (4.24%) AWS Lambda
8 21 (4.05%) PaaS
9 16 (3.08%) IaaS
10 14 (2.70%) Pulumi
11 12 (2.31%) GitHub
12 10 (1.93%) Amazon EC2
12 10 (1.93%) OpenShift
13 9 (1.73%) AWS CodePipeline
14 8 (1.54%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 7 (1.35%) Azure Active Directory
16 5 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
16 5 (0.96%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.28%) Firewall
1 17 (3.28%) VLAN
2 15 (2.89%) VPN
3 14 (2.70%) IPv4
3 14 (2.70%) OSPF
4 11 (2.12%) TCP/IP
5 8 (1.54%) DNS
6 7 (1.35%) HTTP
7 6 (1.16%) DHCP
7 6 (1.16%) FTP
7 6 (1.16%) IPsec
8 4 (0.77%) Network Security
9 3 (0.58%) Internet
10 2 (0.39%) SSH
11 1 (0.19%) Bluetooth
11 1 (0.19%) SSL
11 1 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.19%) Wireless
11 1 (0.19%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (22.74%) MySQL
2 62 (11.95%) MongoDB
3 55 (10.60%) SQL Server
4 33 (6.36%) PostgreSQL
5 19 (3.66%) NoSQL
6 13 (2.50%) Hadoop
7 12 (2.31%) Amazon Redshift
8 10 (1.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 10 (1.93%) Redis
9 9 (1.73%) Big Data
10 8 (1.54%) Neo4j
10 8 (1.54%) Oracle Database
11 7 (1.35%) Apache Hive
12 6 (1.16%) Amazon RDS
12 6 (1.16%) Azure SQL Database
12 6 (1.16%) MariaDB
13 4 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.39%) BigQuery
14 2 (0.39%) GIS
Development Applications
1 143 (27.55%) Git (software)
2 97 (18.69%) Jenkins
3 44 (8.48%) JIRA
4 35 (6.74%) GitLab
5 28 (5.39%) Vagrant
6 22 (4.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 22 (4.24%) Gradle
7 17 (3.28%) Cucumber
8 16 (3.08%) IntelliJ
9 15 (2.89%) Subversion
9 15 (2.89%) TeamCity
10 13 (2.50%) Artifactory
11 10 (1.93%) Hudson
11 10 (1.93%) Selenium
12 8 (1.54%) CircleCI
12 8 (1.54%) Jasmine
12 8 (1.54%) Postman
13 7 (1.35%) Storybook
13 7 (1.35%) webpack
14 6 (1.16%) Protractor
General
1 59 (11.37%) Finance
2 25 (4.82%) Marketing
3 23 (4.43%) Retail
4 18 (3.47%) Public Sector
5 16 (3.08%) Games
6 14 (2.70%) Electronics
7 11 (2.12%) Legal
8 10 (1.93%) Manufacturing
8 10 (1.93%) Telecoms
9 9 (1.73%) Law
10 6 (1.16%) Automotive
11 4 (0.77%) Advertising
12 3 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.39%) Banking
13 2 (0.39%) Publishing
14 1 (0.19%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 218 (42.00%) Developer
2 136 (26.20%) DevOps Engineer
3 110 (21.19%) PHP Developer
4 75 (14.45%) Software Engineer
5 72 (13.87%) AWS Engineer
6 58 (11.18%) AWS DevOps
7 57 (10.98%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 57 (10.98%) Senior Developer
8 55 (10.60%) Software Developer
9 43 (8.29%) JavaScript Developer
10 35 (6.74%) PHP Laravel Developer
11 32 (6.17%) Senior PHP Developer
12 26 (5.01%) Platform Engineer
13 24 (4.62%) Full Stack Developer
14 22 (4.24%) Linux Engineer
15 21 (4.05%) .NET Developer
16 20 (3.85%) Senior DevOps
17 19 (3.66%) Senior DevOps Engineer
17 19 (3.66%) Senior Software Engineer
18 18 (3.47%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (24.86%) Node.js
2 123 (23.70%) React
3 110 (21.19%) AngularJS
4 72 (13.87%) Laravel
5 69 (13.29%) CSS
5 69 (13.29%) REST
6 65 (12.52%) HTML
6 65 (12.52%) jQuery
7 62 (11.95%) Kafka
7 62 (11.95%) Vue.js
8 61 (11.75%) Symfony
9 50 (9.63%) Web Services
10 42 (8.09%) .NET
11 24 (4.62%) RabbitMQ
12 22 (4.24%) HTML5
12 22 (4.24%) RESTful
13 21 (4.05%) CSS3
14 16 (3.08%) Spring Boot
15 14 (2.70%) .NET Core
15 14 (2.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 28 (5.39%) Public Cloud
2 27 (5.20%) Greenfield Project
3 19 (3.66%) Blog
4 15 (2.89%) Enterprise Cloud
4 15 (2.89%) User Experience
5 13 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (2.50%) Mobile App
6 12 (2.31%) e-Learning
7 10 (1.93%) Linux Command Line
8 9 (1.73%) Cloud Native
9 8 (1.54%) Hybrid Cloud
10 6 (1.16%) Data Centre
10 6 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.77%) Private Cloud
12 3 (0.58%) Cyberattack
12 3 (0.58%) iPad
12 3 (0.58%) Self-Motivation
13 2 (0.39%) Life Science
13 2 (0.39%) Virtual Team
14 1 (0.19%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 188 (36.22%) Linux
2 47 (9.06%) Unix
3 30 (5.78%) Windows
4 27 (5.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (2.31%) CentOS
6 8 (1.54%) Windows Server
7 5 (0.96%) Android
7 5 (0.96%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.77%) Alpine Linux
8 4 (0.77%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.58%) Windows Server 2016
9 3 (0.58%) Windows Server 2019
10 1 (0.19%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.19%) Fedora
10 1 (0.19%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 280 (53.95%) DevOps
2 261 (50.29%) Agile Software Development
3 145 (27.94%) Software Engineering
4 96 (18.50%) TDD
5 91 (17.53%) Microservices
6 87 (16.76%) Scrum
7 85 (16.38%) Infrastructure as Code
8 82 (15.80%) Continuous Integration
9 79 (15.22%) OOP
10 69 (13.29%) MVC
11 58 (11.18%) E-Commerce
12 56 (10.79%) Deployment Automation
13 50 (9.63%) Configuration Management
14 43 (8.29%) OO
14 43 (8.29%) Pair Programming
15 41 (7.90%) Continuous Delivery
16 40 (7.71%) Test Automation
17 39 (7.51%) Problem-Solving
18 36 (6.94%) Data Science
19 35 (6.74%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 269 (51.83%) JavaScript
2 149 (28.71%) Python
3 129 (24.86%) PHP
4 127 (24.47%) Go
5 104 (20.04%) SQL
6 95 (18.30%) Java
7 83 (15.99%) C#
8 68 (13.10%) Bash Shell
9 49 (9.44%) PowerShell
9 49 (9.44%) Ruby
10 41 (7.90%) TypeScript
11 36 (6.94%) C++
11 36 (6.94%) Scala
12 30 (5.78%) Kotlin
13 15 (2.89%) Groovy
14 13 (2.50%) ES6
15 9 (1.73%) PHP 7
16 7 (1.35%) C
16 7 (1.35%) Perl
17 5 (0.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (5.39%) Security Cleared
2 24 (4.62%) SC Cleared
3 22 (4.24%) Degree
4 20 (3.85%) RHCE
5 16 (3.08%) AWS Certification
6 14 (2.70%) GIAC
7 13 (2.50%) PhD
8 4 (0.77%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.58%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (0.39%) RHCSA
11 1 (0.19%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.70%) QA
2 13 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (1.93%) Data Quality
4 8 (1.54%) GDPR
4 8 (1.54%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (3.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (1.73%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.39%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.19%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 280 (53.95%) Kubernetes
2 211 (40.66%) Terraform
3 107 (20.62%) Ansible
4 96 (18.50%) Opscode Chef
5 85 (16.38%) Puppet
6 41 (7.90%) Packer
7 19 (3.66%) Prometheus
8 18 (3.47%) Grafana
9 14 (2.70%) Consul
10 11 (2.12%) Docker Swarm
11 9 (1.73%) Nagios
12 7 (1.35%) CFEngine
12 7 (1.35%) Graphite
13 5 (0.96%) Opsview
14 2 (0.39%) Kibana
14 2 (0.39%) Salt
14 2 (0.39%) ZABBIX
15 1 (0.19%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 54 (10.40%) Zend
2 38 (7.32%) Microsoft
3 32 (6.17%) Red Hat
4 28 (5.39%) Oracle
5 23 (4.43%) VMware
6 21 (4.05%) Google
7 12 (2.31%) Aquila
8 11 (2.12%) SaltStack
9 10 (1.93%) SAP
10 8 (1.54%) IBM
11 7 (1.35%) Splunk
12 5 (0.96%) New Relic
13 4 (0.77%) Atlassian
14 2 (0.39%) Cloudera
14 2 (0.39%) Hortonworks
14 2 (0.39%) PayPal
15 1 (0.19%) CyberArk
15 1 (0.19%) Dynatrace
15 1 (0.19%) ServiceNow
15 1 (0.19%) Sitecore