Period
to 25 January 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 25 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Docker
England > North West
6 months to
25 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 23 43 53
Rank change year-on-year +20 +10 +65
Permanent jobs citing Docker 438 496 519
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 8.98% 5.70% 4.91%
As % of the System Software category 52.21% 34.95% 28.87%
Number of salaries quoted 535 484 500
Median annual salary £54,653 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.10% - +10.53%
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,660 £70,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - +4.00% +4.17%

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 839 1,419 1,798
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 17.21% 16.29% 17.00%
Number of salaries quoted 745 1,170 1,543
Median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -3.41% +17.33%
10th Percentile £31,250 £23,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £71,325 £66,250 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%

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 25 January 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 25 January 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 +24 365 £55,000 +4.76% 127
Cheshire +4 35 £55,000 +29.41% 17
Merseyside +23 24 £43,750 -35.19% 17
Lancashire +2 11 £40,000 -27.27% 10
Docker
England

For the 6 months to 25 January 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.

1 233 (53.20%) Kubernetes
2 229 (52.28%) DevOps
3 207 (47.26%) JavaScript
4 202 (46.12%) AWS
5 198 (45.21%) Agile Software Development
6 151 (34.47%) Terraform
7 144 (32.88%) Linux
8 110 (25.11%) Git (software)
9 108 (24.66%) Azure
10 107 (24.43%) Python
11 104 (23.74%) Node.js
11 104 (23.74%) Microservices
12 101 (23.06%) React
13 99 (22.60%) SQL
14 97 (22.15%) C#
15 95 (21.69%) Go
15 95 (21.69%) AngularJS
16 90 (20.55%) MySQL
17 89 (20.32%) Software Engineering
18 86 (19.63%) TDD
18 86 (19.63%) Ansible
19 85 (19.41%) Opscode Chef
19 85 (19.41%) Continuous Integration
19 85 (19.41%) PHP
20 81 (18.49%) Puppet
21 80 (18.26%) .NET
22 71 (16.21%) Jenkins
22 71 (16.21%) Infrastructure as Code
23 68 (15.53%) Finance
24 62 (14.16%) Java

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 19 (4.34%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (2.97%) Confluence
3 12 (2.74%) Apache
4 10 (2.28%) CMS
5 7 (1.60%) Apache Spark
5 7 (1.60%) nginx
5 7 (1.60%) OpenStack
6 5 (1.14%) IIS
7 2 (0.46%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.46%) JBoss
7 2 (0.46%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.46%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.23%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.23%) CloudStack
8 1 (0.23%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.23%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.23%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.23%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 6 (1.37%) Magento
2 1 (0.23%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 202 (46.12%) AWS
2 108 (24.66%) Azure
3 62 (14.16%) GCP
4 52 (11.87%) AWS CloudFormation
5 39 (8.90%) Serverless
6 26 (5.94%) SaaS
7 23 (5.25%) Amazon ECS
8 21 (4.79%) AWS Lambda
9 19 (4.34%) Amazon EKS
10 13 (2.97%) PaaS
11 11 (2.51%) Pulumi
12 10 (2.28%) Amazon EC2
13 9 (2.05%) IaaS
14 8 (1.83%) GitHub
15 7 (1.60%) AWS CodePipeline
15 7 (1.60%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 7 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
15 7 (1.60%) NuGet
15 7 (1.60%) OpenShift
16 5 (1.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.83%) Firewall
2 7 (1.60%) DNS
2 7 (1.60%) TCP/IP
2 7 (1.60%) VLAN
2 7 (1.60%) VPN
3 6 (1.37%) DHCP
4 5 (1.14%) IPv4
4 5 (1.14%) OSPF
5 4 (0.91%) FTP
5 4 (0.91%) HTTP
5 4 (0.91%) IPsec
6 2 (0.46%) Internet
6 2 (0.46%) Network Security
7 1 (0.23%) LAN
7 1 (0.23%) SAN
7 1 (0.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (20.55%) MySQL
2 56 (12.79%) MongoDB
3 47 (10.73%) SQL Server
4 28 (6.39%) NoSQL
5 26 (5.94%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (2.05%) Amazon Redshift
7 8 (1.83%) Oracle Database
8 7 (1.60%) Redis
9 5 (1.14%) Azure SQL Database
9 5 (1.14%) Big Data
9 5 (1.14%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.14%) Neo4j
10 4 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (0.46%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (0.46%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.46%) Apache Hive
12 2 (0.46%) BigQuery
12 2 (0.46%) MariaDB
13 1 (0.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 110 (25.11%) Git (software)
2 71 (16.21%) Jenkins
3 35 (7.99%) GitLab
4 29 (6.62%) TeamCity
5 24 (5.48%) JIRA
5 24 (5.48%) Vagrant
6 21 (4.79%) Selenium
7 19 (4.34%) Gradle
8 18 (4.11%) IntelliJ
9 17 (3.88%) Protractor
9 17 (3.88%) SpecFlow
10 15 (3.42%) Cucumber
11 14 (3.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 9 (2.05%) Artifactory
12 9 (2.05%) webpack
13 8 (1.83%) Octopus Deploy
14 7 (1.60%) Jasmine
14 7 (1.60%) Postman
15 6 (1.37%) CircleCI
15 6 (1.37%) Mockito
General
1 68 (15.53%) Finance
2 20 (4.57%) Retail
3 17 (3.88%) Games
3 17 (3.88%) Law
4 16 (3.65%) Marketing
5 13 (2.97%) Public Sector
6 9 (2.05%) Electronics
6 9 (2.05%) Manufacturing
6 9 (2.05%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.91%) Automotive
7 4 (0.91%) Legal
8 3 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.46%) Advertising
9 2 (0.46%) Banking
10 1 (0.23%) Back Office
10 1 (0.23%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 193 (44.06%) Developer
2 122 (27.85%) DevOps Engineer
3 74 (16.89%) PHP Developer
4 61 (13.93%) AWS Engineer
5 56 (12.79%) Software Engineer
6 55 (12.56%) Senior Developer
7 50 (11.42%) AWS DevOps
7 50 (11.42%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 41 (9.36%) Software Developer
9 32 (7.31%) .NET Developer
10 31 (7.08%) Full Stack Developer
11 29 (6.62%) JavaScript Developer
12 20 (4.57%) Senior Software Engineer
13 19 (4.34%) Java Developer
13 19 (4.34%) Senior DevOps
13 19 (4.34%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 19 (4.34%) Senior PHP Developer
14 17 (3.88%) Linux Engineer
14 17 (3.88%) React Developer
15 16 (3.65%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (23.74%) Node.js
2 101 (23.06%) React
3 95 (21.69%) AngularJS
4 80 (18.26%) .NET
5 56 (12.79%) REST
6 52 (11.87%) CSS
7 45 (10.27%) HTML
7 45 (10.27%) jQuery
8 42 (9.59%) Laravel
9 40 (9.13%) Symfony
10 39 (8.90%) Vue.js
11 36 (8.22%) .NET Core
12 34 (7.76%) Web Services
13 33 (7.53%) Kafka
14 24 (5.48%) RabbitMQ
15 23 (5.25%) JSON
15 23 (5.25%) XML
16 22 (5.02%) .NET Framework
17 17 (3.88%) RESTful
18 15 (3.42%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 26 (5.94%) Greenfield Project
2 17 (3.88%) Blog
2 17 (3.88%) Public Cloud
3 16 (3.65%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (3.20%) Enterprise Cloud
5 12 (2.74%) e-Learning
6 11 (2.51%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (2.28%) Mobile App
7 10 (2.28%) User Experience
8 9 (2.05%) Data Centre
8 9 (2.05%) Linux Command Line
9 6 (1.37%) Algorithms
10 4 (0.91%) NHS
10 4 (0.91%) Self-Motivation
11 2 (0.46%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.46%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.46%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.23%) Augmented Reality
12 1 (0.23%) Cloud Native
12 1 (0.23%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 144 (32.88%) Linux
2 35 (7.99%) Windows
3 25 (5.71%) Unix
4 24 (5.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (2.74%) CentOS
6 9 (2.05%) Windows Server
7 6 (1.37%) Android
7 6 (1.37%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.37%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.46%) Fedora
9 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.23%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (52.28%) DevOps
2 198 (45.21%) Agile Software Development
3 104 (23.74%) Microservices
4 89 (20.32%) Software Engineering
5 86 (19.63%) TDD
6 85 (19.41%) Continuous Integration
7 71 (16.21%) Infrastructure as Code
8 54 (12.33%) E-Commerce
9 50 (11.42%) MVC
9 50 (11.42%) OOP
10 46 (10.50%) Problem-Solving
11 45 (10.27%) Test Automation
12 44 (10.05%) OO
13 43 (9.82%) Pair Programming
13 43 (9.82%) Scrum
14 39 (8.90%) Deployment Automation
15 37 (8.45%) Configuration Management
16 27 (6.16%) Continuous Delivery
17 26 (5.94%) Migration
18 23 (5.25%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 207 (47.26%) JavaScript
2 107 (24.43%) Python
3 99 (22.60%) SQL
4 97 (22.15%) C#
5 95 (21.69%) Go
6 85 (19.41%) PHP
7 62 (14.16%) Java
8 59 (13.47%) Bash Shell
9 46 (10.50%) TypeScript
10 39 (8.90%) Ruby
11 32 (7.31%) PowerShell
12 15 (3.42%) Groovy
13 13 (2.97%) C++
13 13 (2.97%) Scala
14 12 (2.74%) ES6
15 11 (2.51%) Kotlin
16 8 (1.83%) PHP 7
17 7 (1.60%) Perl
18 4 (0.91%) VB
19 3 (0.68%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (4.11%) Degree
2 16 (3.65%) PhD
3 15 (3.42%) AWS Certification
4 12 (2.74%) RHCE
5 11 (2.51%) Security Cleared
6 9 (2.05%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.14%) GIAC
8 1 (0.23%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.48%) QA
2 13 (2.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.83%) GDPR
4 7 (1.60%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.91%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (2.05%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (0.68%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.68%) vSphere
5 2 (0.46%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.23%) NFS
6 1 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 233 (53.20%) Kubernetes
2 151 (34.47%) Terraform
3 86 (19.63%) Ansible
4 85 (19.41%) Opscode Chef
5 81 (18.49%) Puppet
6 22 (5.02%) Packer
7 10 (2.28%) Prometheus
8 9 (2.05%) Grafana
9 5 (1.14%) Consul
9 5 (1.14%) Docker Swarm
9 5 (1.14%) Nagios
10 4 (0.91%) CFEngine
11 2 (0.46%) Graylog
11 2 (0.46%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.23%) Graphite
12 1 (0.23%) Icinga
12 1 (0.23%) Kibana
12 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Intune
12 1 (0.23%) Rancher
Vendors
1 36 (8.22%) Zend
2 23 (5.25%) VMware
3 22 (5.02%) Microsoft
4 19 (4.34%) Oracle
5 17 (3.88%) Splunk
6 16 (3.65%) Red Hat
7 14 (3.20%) Google
8 12 (2.74%) Aquila
9 10 (2.28%) SaltStack
9 10 (2.28%) SAP
10 9 (2.05%) New Relic
11 3 (0.68%) Atlassian
12 2 (0.46%) Rackspace
13 1 (0.23%) Cisco
13 1 (0.23%) CyberArk
13 1 (0.23%) Dell
13 1 (0.23%) MEDITECH
13 1 (0.23%) ServiceNow
13 1 (0.23%) TOWER Software
13 1 (0.23%) WooCommerce