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

Docker
England > North West
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 190 261
Rank change year-on-year +118 +71 +59
Permanent jobs citing Docker 485 204 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 4.00% 1.56% 0.71%
As % of the System Software category 27.97% 13.79% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 408 160 70
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +20.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,375
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £62,625
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £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 1,734 1,479 1,165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 14.31% 11.28% 10.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1,408 1,247 967
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +7.35%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,250 £21,150
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +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 20 August 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 August 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 +105 356 £50,000 - 68
Cheshire +50 95 £50,250 -8.64% 20
Merseyside +19 15 £40,000 +14.29% 6
Lancashire +16 12 £38,750 +3.33% 2
Docker
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 290 (59.79%) DevOps
2 273 (56.29%) Agile Software Development
3 263 (54.23%) Amazon AWS
4 212 (43.71%) Java
4 212 (43.71%) Linux
5 210 (43.30%) Kubernetes
6 187 (38.56%) Jenkins
7 179 (36.91%) Python
8 175 (36.08%) Continuous Integration
9 160 (32.99%) Software Engineering
10 156 (32.16%) Puppet
11 153 (31.55%) Opscode Chef
12 143 (29.48%) JavaScript
13 140 (28.87%) Ansible
14 139 (28.66%) Microsoft Azure
15 116 (23.92%) Git (software)
16 109 (22.47%) Terraform
17 105 (21.65%) Scrum
18 102 (21.03%) Microservices
19 101 (20.82%) Configuration Management
20 99 (20.41%) TDD
21 97 (20.00%) AngularJS
22 94 (19.38%) Google Cloud Platform
23 89 (18.35%) Spring
24 88 (18.14%) Web Services
24 88 (18.14%) React
25 86 (17.73%) Windows
26 85 (17.53%) Node.js
27 82 (16.91%) Test Automation
27 82 (16.91%) 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 28 (5.77%) Apache Spark
1 28 (5.77%) Elasticsearch
2 25 (5.15%) JBoss
3 21 (4.33%) Apache
3 21 (4.33%) Confluence
4 20 (4.12%) Tomcat
5 16 (3.30%) WebSphere
6 13 (2.68%) WebLogic
7 12 (2.47%) Apache Pig
7 12 (2.47%) nginx
8 9 (1.86%) Apache Solr
9 7 (1.44%) CMS
9 7 (1.44%) Jetty
10 5 (1.03%) IIS
11 4 (0.82%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.21%) EPiServer
12 1 (0.21%) WildFly
12 1 (0.21%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.21%) GIMP
1 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.21%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.21%) Magento
1 1 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 263 (54.23%) Amazon AWS
2 139 (28.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 94 (19.38%) Google Cloud Platform
4 47 (9.69%) SaaS
5 33 (6.80%) OpenShift
6 27 (5.57%) AWS CloudFormation
7 18 (3.71%) Cloud Computing
8 15 (3.09%) GitHub
9 14 (2.89%) Serverless
10 13 (2.68%) Amazon EC2
11 11 (2.27%) npm
12 9 (1.86%) Amazon S3
12 9 (1.86%) AWS Lambda
13 8 (1.65%) IaaS
13 8 (1.65%) PaaS
14 5 (1.03%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 5 (1.03%) Firebase
14 5 (1.03%) IBM Cloud
15 4 (0.82%) Amazon SQS
16 3 (0.62%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (5.98%) TCP/IP
2 28 (5.77%) Firewall
3 23 (4.74%) HTTP
4 14 (2.89%) SSL
5 12 (2.47%) VPN
6 11 (2.27%) DNS
7 9 (1.86%) Internet
8 6 (1.24%) X.509
9 4 (0.82%) PPP
10 2 (0.41%) Asterisk PBX
10 2 (0.41%) SSH
11 1 (0.21%) AMQP
11 1 (0.21%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (12.37%) MongoDB
2 58 (11.96%) MySQL
3 49 (10.10%) PostgreSQL
4 48 (9.90%) Big Data
5 43 (8.87%) Hadoop
6 38 (7.84%) NoSQL
7 34 (7.01%) SQL Server
8 23 (4.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 16 (3.30%) Relational Database
10 15 (3.09%) Apache Cassandra
11 12 (2.47%) Couchbase
12 11 (2.27%) Apache Hive
13 9 (1.86%) Redis
14 6 (1.24%) MariaDB
15 5 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 4 (0.82%) CouchDB
16 4 (0.82%) Text Mining
17 3 (0.62%) Amazon Redshift
17 3 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 3 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 187 (38.56%) Jenkins
2 116 (23.92%) Git (software)
3 54 (11.13%) JIRA
4 49 (10.10%) Selenium
5 46 (9.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 42 (8.66%) Vagrant
7 34 (7.01%) Maven
8 29 (5.98%) TeamCity
9 28 (5.77%) Bitbucket
10 26 (5.36%) Gradle
10 26 (5.36%) JUnit
11 21 (4.33%) Sonatype Nexus
12 19 (3.92%) Hudson
13 18 (3.71%) Travis CI
14 14 (2.89%) Cucumber
14 14 (2.89%) Mocha
14 14 (2.89%) Subversion
15 12 (2.47%) gulp
16 11 (2.27%) Ant
16 11 (2.27%) JMeter
General
1 82 (16.91%) Finance
2 51 (10.52%) Marketing
3 32 (6.60%) Banking
3 32 (6.60%) Telecoms
4 31 (6.39%) Electronics
4 31 (6.39%) Manufacturing
5 30 (6.19%) Law
5 30 (6.19%) Retail
6 23 (4.74%) Investment Banking
7 8 (1.65%) Advertising
8 3 (0.62%) Games
9 1 (0.21%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.21%) Legal
Job Titles
1 142 (29.28%) DevOps Engineer
2 138 (28.45%) Developer
3 58 (11.96%) Software Engineer
4 49 (10.10%) Java Developer
5 43 (8.87%) Senior DevOps
6 42 (8.66%) Java Engineer
7 40 (8.25%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 36 (7.42%) Java Software Engineer
9 30 (6.19%) Senior Developer
10 28 (5.77%) .NET Developer
11 27 (5.57%) C# Developer
12 26 (5.36%) Architect
13 23 (4.74%) AWS Engineer
13 23 (4.74%) C# .NET Developer
14 22 (4.54%) JavaScript Developer
15 21 (4.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
16 20 (4.12%) AWS DevOps
17 19 (3.92%) Linux Engineer
17 19 (3.92%) Software Developer
18 16 (3.30%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 89 (18.35%) Spring
3 88 (18.14%) React
3 88 (18.14%) Web Services
4 85 (17.53%) Node.js
5 76 (15.67%) .NET
6 62 (12.78%) REST
6 62 (12.78%) RESTful
7 54 (11.13%) HTML
8 51 (10.52%) CSS
9 40 (8.25%) ASP.NET
10 32 (6.60%) HTML5
11 31 (6.39%) .NET Framework
11 31 (6.39%) RabbitMQ
12 30 (6.19%) Hibernate
13 29 (5.98%) SOAP
14 28 (5.77%) CSS3
15 25 (5.15%) Spring Boot
16 21 (4.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 20 (4.12%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 36 (7.42%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (6.19%) Greenfield Project
3 26 (5.36%) Computer Science
3 26 (5.36%) Enterprise Software
4 21 (4.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 16 (3.30%) Fintech
5 16 (3.30%) Public Cloud
6 13 (2.68%) Mainframe
7 12 (2.47%) PKI
8 10 (2.06%) Arduino
9 9 (1.86%) Virtual Team
10 8 (1.65%) Xbox
11 7 (1.44%) Blog
11 7 (1.44%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.44%) User Experience
12 6 (1.24%) Mobile App
12 6 (1.24%) Self-Motivation
13 5 (1.03%) Data Centre
13 5 (1.03%) Enterprise Cloud
13 5 (1.03%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 212 (43.71%) Linux
2 86 (17.73%) Windows
3 19 (3.92%) Unix
4 17 (3.51%) CentOS
5 15 (3.09%) Android
5 15 (3.09%) Apple iOS
6 14 (2.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (2.06%) Mac OS X
7 10 (2.06%) Windows Server
8 9 (1.86%) Ubuntu
9 7 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.82%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.62%) Debian
11 3 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.41%) DC/OS
13 1 (0.21%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 290 (59.79%) DevOps
2 273 (56.29%) Agile Software Development
3 175 (36.08%) Continuous Integration
4 160 (32.99%) Software Engineering
5 105 (21.65%) Scrum
6 102 (21.03%) Microservices
7 101 (20.82%) Configuration Management
8 99 (20.41%) TDD
9 82 (16.91%) Test Automation
10 79 (16.29%) Open Source
11 54 (11.13%) BDD
12 53 (10.93%) Kanban
13 52 (10.72%) MVC
14 50 (10.31%) Continuous Delivery
15 47 (9.69%) Mentoring
16 41 (8.45%) Business Intelligence
17 39 (8.04%) Deployment Automation
17 39 (8.04%) Digital Marketing
18 36 (7.42%) E-Commerce
19 35 (7.22%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 212 (43.71%) Java
2 179 (36.91%) Python
3 143 (29.48%) JavaScript
4 79 (16.29%) Ruby
5 78 (16.08%) Bash Shell
6 70 (14.43%) C#
7 67 (13.81%) SQL
8 47 (9.69%) Go
9 42 (8.66%) PHP
10 36 (7.42%) C++
11 34 (7.01%) Java 8
11 34 (7.01%) Perl
11 34 (7.01%) PowerShell
12 29 (5.98%) Shell Script
13 23 (4.74%) Scala
14 21 (4.33%) C
15 17 (3.51%) ES6
15 17 (3.51%) TypeScript
16 14 (2.89%) Objective-C
17 11 (2.27%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 49 (10.10%) Degree
2 25 (5.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (3.51%) Security Cleared
4 11 (2.27%) DV Cleared
4 11 (2.27%) MCSE
4 11 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (2.06%) CCNA
5 10 (2.06%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (2.06%) CISSP
5 10 (2.06%) CompTIA Security+
5 10 (2.06%) GIAC
5 10 (2.06%) Linux+ Certification
5 10 (2.06%) Network+ Certification
5 10 (2.06%) OCPJP
5 10 (2.06%) SANS
5 10 (2.06%) SSCP
6 9 (1.86%) AWS Certification
7 5 (1.03%) SC Cleared
8 4 (0.82%) RHCE
8 4 (0.82%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (9.90%) GCP
2 37 (7.63%) QA
3 5 (1.03%) GDPR
4 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (2.47%) vSphere
3 9 (1.86%) Active Directory
4 8 (1.65%) VirtualBox
5 4 (0.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 4 (0.82%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.62%) KVM
6 3 (0.62%) Xen
7 2 (0.41%) LXC
7 2 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.21%) HDFS
8 1 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 210 (43.30%) Kubernetes
2 156 (32.16%) Puppet
3 153 (31.55%) Opscode Chef
4 140 (28.87%) Ansible
5 109 (22.47%) Terraform
6 44 (9.07%) Packer
7 31 (6.39%) Docker Swarm
8 25 (5.15%) Salt
9 21 (4.33%) Consul
10 20 (4.12%) Nagios
11 19 (3.92%) Graphite
12 18 (3.71%) Prometheus
13 17 (3.51%) Grafana
14 15 (3.09%) Rancher
15 12 (2.47%) Kibana
16 10 (2.06%) Opsview
16 10 (2.06%) ZABBIX
17 8 (1.65%) Mesos
18 6 (1.24%) Cobbler
19 3 (0.62%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 79 (16.29%) Google
2 52 (10.72%) Microsoft
3 31 (6.39%) SAP
4 29 (5.98%) Red Hat
5 25 (5.15%) VMware
6 16 (3.30%) Oracle
7 9 (1.86%) Intapp
7 9 (1.86%) Splunk
8 7 (1.44%) SaltStack
9 6 (1.24%) Aquila
10 5 (1.03%) SolarWinds
10 5 (1.03%) Twitter
11 4 (0.82%) Atlassian
11 4 (0.82%) Blue Prism
11 4 (0.82%) Siemens
12 3 (0.62%) Cisco
12 3 (0.62%) IBM
12 3 (0.62%) New Relic
12 3 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.62%) TOWER Software